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Forum: Road Cycling 10-28-15, 12:17 PM
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Posted By hkboy313
hey, better than using dataCAD. are you? I miss...

hey, better than using dataCAD. are you? I miss using autocad :(
Forum: Road Cycling 10-28-15, 12:15 PM
Replies: 9,926
Views: 2,031,983
Posted By hkboy313
question on stem length. caad9 4 here. so I had...

question on stem length. caad9 4 here. so I had previously posted when this thread was created. my stock c2 stem was 90mm, it was way short, no leverage when climbing. I got at 120mm it works but...
Forum: Road Cycling 10-26-15, 04:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 532
Posted By hkboy313
Seriously? I thought I was pretty clear in...

Seriously? I thought I was pretty clear in description above. Unless you don't have skin covering the boys. This section is just behind them. Anyways your question seems unhelpful. Thank you
Forum: Road Cycling 10-26-15, 03:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 532
Posted By hkboy313
What? It's a diagram. as simple as I could...

What? It's a diagram. as simple as I could illustrate what happens underneath...I'm not about to photo myself on here. But thank you for the suggestion. I tried cut outs before but it cause more pain...
Forum: Road Cycling 10-26-15, 08:44 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 532
Posted By hkboy313
I've tried the body glide before, it seems better...

I've tried the body glide before, it seems better but still ends up blisters but not as severe. Ill check out other creams.
The drawing attached is section cut...this is what it looks like when I'm...
Forum: Road Cycling 10-26-15, 08:11 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 532
Posted By hkboy313
I also slide I the saddle. The material on saddle...

I also slide I the saddle. The material on saddle allows that and the bid slides along with me. No drag from what I feel.

What do you mean by "highly sculpted"?

What's talc?
Forum: Road Cycling 10-26-15, 08:06 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 532
Posted By hkboy313
Sorry, tried to mention everything. I do apply a...

Sorry, tried to mention everything. I do apply a cream for that. It's nashbar brand and pretty good reviews. I applied to skin and chamois. Back years ago I never used it as I didn't have blisters...
Forum: Road Cycling 10-26-15, 07:40 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 532
Posted By hkboy313
Saddle boil, blister...

I've done my research in the past and settled with fizik aliante with proper bike fit. Not sure my body is changing but position hasn't changed for 5 years+. Getting old? Maybe skin is sagging more....
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 09-09-15, 09:05 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 438
Posted By hkboy313
hey, i took some of the advice given but not all,...

hey, i took some of the advice given but not all, i did trial and error and if it works it works, its a trainer, not a race bike. ty for your sarcasm.
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 09-09-15, 07:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 438
Posted By hkboy313
ok it worked so far! i just used elect tape and...

ok it worked so far! i just used elect tape and rounded the inside of rim 2x. i'm not sure if that was the trick but still put 70 psi and cranked down the screw til there was little to no slippage....
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 09-09-15, 10:30 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 438
Posted By hkboy313
sorry, the holes appear to be on top of tube that...

sorry, the holes appear to be on top of tube that touches rim tape. no side blow outs. also the tube and tire are still intact. and only after 15min it pops...no more no less. maybe ill add the...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 09-09-15, 10:10 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 438
Posted By hkboy313
I attached photos. the spoke at rim seem to...

I attached photos. the spoke at rim seem to protrude thru the rubber rim strip ...I had put only 70 psi yesterday but still blew out. I guess I need to try new rim tape first and see. but should I or...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 09-08-15, 06:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 438
Posted By hkboy313
continous blow outs on trainer

hi guys, sorry if this isnt exactly right thread to post. recently blew out a tube on my resistant trainer. i had it tightened down to the tire and psi was the same at 90psi. no more than 15 min...
Forum: Road Cycling 06-13-15, 02:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 759
Posted By hkboy313
anyways was out on the bike this morning...its ...

anyways was out on the bike this morning...its definitely wider when i look down. i used to have 100 psi now its down to 90.. feels fairly comfortable. it did however drizzle making road slick...i...
Forum: Road Cycling 06-12-15, 07:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 759
Posted By hkboy313
omg, im officially going blind..or i just...

omg, im officially going blind..or i just freaked...i never owned a pair of tires that had such a thing...awesome and thank yall way much! much much happier now :thumb:
Forum: Road Cycling 06-12-15, 07:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 759
Posted By hkboy313
2 little 'cut outs' on NEW gp4000 tires???

hi guys...question...just concerned about these 2 cutouts. bought a pair of them from planet cyclery off ebay and noticed 1 tire had this, the other one does not....im not sure if this would be safe...
Forum: Road Cycling 03-12-15, 12:07 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 409
Posted By hkboy313
sram red xg 1090 vs cx 1090

hello,

im looking for a new cassette 12-27 ratio for my road bike. found out that CX cyclocross has the same size as the road. whats the real difference between the two besides the biggest cog is...
Forum: Training & Nutrition 02-03-15, 01:49 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 408
Posted By hkboy313
zipp and powertap?

hello,

im considering training with zipp303 powertap in training and races. this will probably be my only set of wheels for the time being. is this silly? I know it may wear down the tires faster...
Forum: Road Cycling 01-23-15, 12:38 PM
Replies: 9,926
Views: 2,031,983
Posted By hkboy313
hello, caad9 2010 here, looking to get zipp 303...

hello, caad9 2010 here, looking to get zipp 303 fcc's anyone have experience with these as a fit issue? as in does it clear seat/chain stays and no rubbing? thanks in advance!
Forum: Road Cycling 01-12-15, 12:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 402
Posted By hkboy313
Zipps wheel choices and powermeter

Hello,

I'm in the market to buy a set of wheels. Zipp in particular. I want something to be an 'all around' wheelset. I know depths/weight depend on courses and terrain but was wondering if...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 01-12-15, 12:09 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,056
Posted By hkboy313
update...I wanted to thank all of yalls support...

update...I wanted to thank all of yalls support and suggestions! always wanna apologize because after installing my chain, it fixed all the rub noise and shifts as smooth if not better. stretched...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 01-08-15, 08:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 406
Posted By hkboy313
i have recently purchased a new 10 speed chain...

i have recently purchased a new 10 speed chain and in my recent posts i had also purchased a compact crank so i thought it would be nice to have a new cassette after 5 years maybe there is similar...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 01-08-15, 07:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 406
Posted By hkboy313
Chain links for a cassette 12-27

hello,

i have a 12-27, i have the correct chainlinks however considering swapping it with a 11-28. will this require an extra link to be included, hence i'd have to purchase another chain? thank...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 01-05-15, 12:49 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,056
Posted By hkboy313
update: I rode the bike over 50 miles now, still...

update: I rode the bike over 50 miles now, still noisy, rubbing. I flipped my bike upside down and spun the crank slowly. the chain isn't jumping off the chainring but does seem to be bumping out on...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 12-20-14, 10:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 408
Posted By hkboy313
Chain drops...

heya!

current setup.
sram rival front and rear derailleur
sram compact crank
sram 12-27 cassette
kmc chain

i was at the bike shop recently and everything seemed to shift perfect.
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