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Forum: "The 33"-Road Bike Racing 06-23-15, 08:47 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,308
Posted By jrhii
Controlling a turn that you are pulling

Just got back from a training crit, my 1st real cat 4 (it rained last week and there was only 5 of us). After the race someone came and rather bluntly pointed out a turn he felt I went to wide...
Forum: Training & Nutrition 06-11-15, 01:15 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,047
Posted By jrhii
I use the same safety razor I use for my face. ...

I use the same safety razor I use for my face. Blades are cents a piece and, having got the hang of it, it is pretty straightforward. I do it before my shower using shaving soap, and can shave...
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 11-21-13, 08:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 447
Posted By jrhii
This Guy (http://youtu.be/a936taiSVo4?t=1m46s)...

This Guy (http://youtu.be/a936taiSVo4?t=1m46s) has the same card as me, that gives you an idea of how loud it can get at its loudest (mine generally doesn't spin that high during normal use).
...
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 11-21-13, 07:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 447
Posted By jrhii
How bad are Fan Trainers?

As I understand it, air turbine trainers are really loud. How bad is it? would it be louder than a loud graphics card fan? I just need to find out if I want to spend the extra $110 for a fluid...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 08-27-13, 05:34 PM
Replies: 2,457
Views: 135,285
Posted By jrhii
It has been sent, Now I have to find out what i...

It has been sent, Now I have to find out what i did with those Pics...I took a 39t chainring and a campy BB
Forum: Classic & Vintage 08-27-13, 03:21 PM
Replies: 2,457
Views: 135,285
Posted By jrhii
I got the Box in on saturday, sorry for not...

I got the Box in on saturday, sorry for not updating. I lurk A lot and am often too lazy to login to comment. Anyways, I am off to the post office in about 3 minutes to send it to Yo_Spiff, will...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 08-07-13, 04:48 PM
Replies: 2,457
Views: 135,285
Posted By jrhii
Yo Spiff has replied, we're good

Yo Spiff has replied, we're good
Forum: Classic & Vintage 08-07-13, 02:26 PM
Replies: 2,457
Views: 135,285
Posted By jrhii
Replied. I am PMing Yo_Spiff, too. ...

Replied. I am PMing Yo_Spiff, too. RaleighSport, you may consider PMing me your address if Yo_Spiff doesn't get back.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 08-05-13, 03:50 PM
Replies: 2,457
Views: 135,285
Posted By jrhii
Bici, did you mail it? Pics? Yo Spiff still...

Bici, did you mail it? Pics? Yo Spiff still needs to pm me an adress
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-25-13, 10:51 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 954
Posted By jrhii
I am actually holding a 1996 105 hub that has the...

I am actually holding a 1996 105 hub that has the slightly curved locknuts right now.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-22-13, 03:18 PM
Replies: 2,457
Views: 135,285
Posted By jrhii
macbethpoe, Im pming my address Yospiff, you...

macbethpoe, Im pming my address

Yospiff, you should do the same to me soon
Forum: Utility Cycling 07-15-13, 09:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,760
Posted By jrhii
Everyone tells me not to get a bag without a...

Everyone tells me not to get a bag without a cross strap: Thoughts?
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 07-15-13, 09:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 577
Posted By jrhii
Actually, from what I hear these days from my...

Actually, from what I hear these days from my venue working friends: some of the nicest groups of people that go to concerts are the metal fans.
Forum: Utility Cycling 07-13-13, 02:23 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,760
Posted By jrhii
Jimmy Johns Delivery:Bag, Pannier, or crate?

I just started delivering for Jimmy Johns and have been looking into ways to carry goods. Currently I am using a non-bike specific messenger bag, which can carry 2 or 3 full bags. I am looking into...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-08-13, 10:02 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 967
Posted By jrhii
No, it is changing it by 1mm, as the rim was...

No, it is changing it by 1mm, as the rim was originally 4x, and yes, it is 36h.
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-08-13, 08:59 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 967
Posted By jrhii
I apologize for the confusion. I made a...

I apologize for the confusion. I made a elementary error in measuring. I forgot that I put my ruler/meter stick over 1cm when measuring so that both sides were resting on the rim. It is 625, but...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-08-13, 02:18 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 967
Posted By jrhii
For 2x I need 300 and 302, based on the average...

For 2x I need 300 and 302, based on the average between wheelcalc and the wheelpro site. For 3x I need 306 and 308. Although , as far as wiggle room going down 1mm one each should work fine too. ...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-06-13, 08:51 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 967
Posted By jrhii
If my direction of though is correct, the only...

If my direction of though is correct, the only thing crossing will change is what degree of tangent the spokes leave the hub, and that will affect to things: the more tangent the more hub material is...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-06-13, 08:24 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 967
Posted By jrhii
Just to be clear, I misspoke, and need regular...

Just to be clear, I misspoke, and need regular j-shaped spokes. I meant to say straight gauge, because they tend to be the cheapest (it is just a beater bike, rim is fine but needs rebuilt on new...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-06-13, 07:45 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 967
Posted By jrhii
Also, $10 shipping, dude. That ramps it up to...

Also, $10 shipping, dude. That ramps it up to $40. Is 2x going to be a problem?
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-06-13, 07:40 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 967
Posted By jrhii
Sorry, I don't know what I was saying, I meant to...

Sorry, I don't know what I was saying, I meant to say straight gauge (those aren't that either, but they are the cheapest thing I can find, since I can only find straight gauge in 50 spoke one size...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-06-13, 06:53 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 967
Posted By jrhii
2x spoke pattern? Can't find long spokes

Is there an issue lacing a rear wheel at 2x? I have a 27" rim and can't find the 306 and 308 mm spokes for a reasonable price. For that matter, is there anyplace I can get cheap straight pull SS...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 06-13-13, 09:36 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,583
Posted By jrhii
I've had the RL 340's for about a year or two. ...

I've had the RL 340's for about a year or two. They definitely work and feel more than good, but I also notice the pivot moving. I have a subconscious habit of resting my thumb and forefinger on...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-12-13, 12:05 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 219
Posted By jrhii
Specialized Stuntjumper ID and conversion idea.

I'm thinking of buying this (http://stlouis.craigslist.org/bik/3863883497.html), I believe it to be a 1991 stuntjumper comp frame, which (if my german interpretation of the catalog is correct) has...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 06-09-13, 09:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 275
Posted By jrhii
Crankset and Chain Size

How important is chain speed designation with its compatibility to chain sizes. I have an 8 speed drivetrain and may want/need to get a new crankset, move to a compact possibly, and everything i...
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