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Forum: Road Bike Marketplace 04-17-12, 07:40 PM
Replies: 3,374
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Posted By tlarwa
Flatballer, I can't send PM's due to low...

Flatballer,

I can't send PM's due to low post count. Contact me via email.

Not new, but in good used shape. Here's a link to my FS post on the Paceline forum:
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Forum: Road Bike Marketplace 04-17-12, 06:38 PM
Replies: 3,374
Views: 308,656
Posted By tlarwa
Dont need a BB30 crank, but I'm selling a Red...

Dont need a BB30 crank, but I'm selling a Red compact w/ 172.5 arms if youre interested. Looking for $200 shipped with black box ceramic BB. I'd rather not split the up since I'll have no use for...
Forum: For Sale 04-16-12, 08:45 PM
Replies: 1,295
Sticky saddle swap
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Posted By tlarwa
Have: Fizik Aliante Carbon Kium in gray (with...

Have: Fizik Aliante Carbon Kium in gray (with medium ICS saddle bag if needed)
http://i850.photobucket.com/albums/ab65/tlarwa/45ba9a37.jpg...
Forum: Electronics, Lighting, & Gadgets 12-27-10, 10:39 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,087
Posted By tlarwa
I don't care for the wired cadence option, since...

I don't care for the wired cadence option, since the wire has to be run all the way down the bike. It looks like the Sigma wireless will be a good option. It has separate cadence and speed sensors...
Forum: Electronics, Lighting, & Gadgets 12-27-10, 10:37 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,087
Posted By tlarwa
He's a Mechanical Engineering major at the...

He's a Mechanical Engineering major at the University of Minnesota. I think he knows how to count and multiply, thank you.
Forum: Electronics, Lighting, & Gadgets 12-25-10, 08:25 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,087
Posted By tlarwa
The problem with the Cateye sensor is that...

The problem with the Cateye sensor is that there's not enough space between the stay and the wheel for the speed sensor. The other issue is that the bottom of the sensor is curved (to fit a rounded...
Forum: Electronics, Lighting, & Gadgets 12-25-10, 07:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,087
Posted By tlarwa
Question Rear Cadence Sensor Computer for Frame With Fat Chainstays?

I just finished my son's crit bike (CSK aluminum frame). Went to install the new Cateye Strada Double Wireless computer I got him only to discover that the chaimstays are too fat to accommodate the...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 09-14-10, 11:20 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 217
Posted By tlarwa
Front Hub/wheel noise on AC350 Sprint Wheelset - help!

I recently bought a used AC350 Sprint wheel set, in the interest of trying a light wheel set in lieu of my trusty (but heavy) Mavic Cosmic Elites. The wheels are definitely lighter, and have been...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 08-12-10, 07:43 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 836
Posted By tlarwa
Source for 688 and 6803-C3 bearings for AC 350 Sprint Wheelset?

I just picked up a set of American Classic 350 Sprint wheels, with the new version hubs. The front hub uses model 688 bearings and the rear uses 6803-C3 (per the AC website). They want $240 for a...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 08-03-10, 10:28 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 430
Posted By tlarwa
Nope, I'm not mislead at all. The hubs are fine...

Nope, I'm not mislead at all. The hubs are fine ... no play and they spin freely. And like I said in an earlier post, they have no wobble issues when I use them with the Ultegra skewers, tightened...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 08-03-10, 07:01 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 430
Posted By tlarwa
Update on skewer issue

Okay, I compared the AC skewers to the Ultegras last night ... same length, and everything looks to be correct. So, I decided to try the AC skewers again. This time I tightened them up quite a bit,...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 08-02-10, 02:56 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 430
Posted By tlarwa
I'll pull the Ultegra skewers off tonight and...

I'll pull the Ultegra skewers off tonight and compare them closely to the ACs to see what differences there may be. The rear wheel seemed a little "looser" with the AC skewer, but not nearly as...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 08-02-10, 01:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 430
Posted By tlarwa
Skewer Issue - Ideas/Help?

I just picked up a new (to me) American Classis 350 Sprint wheelset. I bought a pair of American Classic skewers from a separate source to use with them. The issue is that the skewers are "loose" in...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 02-19-10, 09:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 422
Posted By tlarwa
After looking at the hubs, they are an older...

After looking at the hubs, they are an older version (probably 2000-2001 vintage). I don't believe they are the FTS-L hubs. So, the question stands ... what kind of maintenance is required/can I do...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 02-18-10, 06:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 564
Posted By tlarwa
Never mind ... search was my friend!

Never mind ... search was my friend!
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 02-18-10, 05:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 564
Posted By tlarwa
Crank Removal - Giga X Pipe Bottom Bracket (Truvativ Rolleur Carbon)

Can someone instruct me on how to remove these crank arms and BB? I know there's a self-extracting bolt on the LH crank arm, but I can't remember the procedure to remove it. Before I wreck...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 02-16-10, 04:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 422
Posted By tlarwa
Will do ... thanks!

Will do ... thanks!
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 02-16-10, 03:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 422
Posted By tlarwa
Mavis Cosmic Elite Hubs - Any Maintenance Required?

I belive these are sealed bearing hubs, correct? Is there anything I should do in terms of maintenance on them? No issues, just thinking about preventative measures.
Forum: For Sale 02-14-10, 04:46 PM
Replies: 390
Views: 88,316
Posted By tlarwa
Have: Thomson Elite X2 road stem, +/- 6 degree,...

Have: Thomson Elite X2 road stem, +/- 6 degree, 110mm, black (31.8)

Want: Same stem in 100mm length
Forum: Road Cycling 02-14-10, 04:40 PM
Replies: 22,913
Views: 3,668,640
Posted By tlarwa
Here's my Waterford 2200 ... decked out in a...

Here's my Waterford 2200 ... decked out in a custom Waterford maize and blue repaint.
Edit: How do I post pics so they are larger in the actual thread vs. having to open a thumbnail?
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Forum: Road Bike Marketplace 02-09-10, 05:53 PM
Replies: 3,374
Views: 308,656
Posted By tlarwa
Have: Crank Brothers Quattro SL pedals, in blue....

Have: Crank Brothers Quattro SL pedals, in blue. Not more than 500 miles on them. With Quattro 3-hole cleats, same usage.

Want: Shimano or Keo pedals of equal value/level (or another brand?).
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Forum: Road Cycling 02-07-10, 06:55 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,376
Posted By tlarwa
The head tube on the Waterford is fairly short at...

The head tube on the Waterford is fairly short at 170, at least compared to the carbon frames I'm considering.
Forum: Road Cycling 02-06-10, 07:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,376
Posted By tlarwa
[QUOTE=icyclist;10370926]"Anyway, I'm getting...

[QUOTE=icyclist;10370926]"Anyway, I'm getting older (48) and less flexible, and thinking about a more forgiving ride."

You must be kidding! There is no way, OP, at 48, you're so much less...
Forum: Road Cycling 02-06-10, 05:51 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,376
Posted By tlarwa
So, if I read your comments correctly, you would...

So, if I read your comments correctly, you would recommend the 56, in either frameset? I'm leaning towards the Roubaix, by the way. Shoot me a PM and let me know what you're selling, okay? I may...
Forum: Road Cycling 02-06-10, 03:10 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,376
Posted By tlarwa
Tarmac/Roubaix Frame Sizing Advice Needed

I've been riding a Waterford 2200 frame for a number of years ... steel frame, very traditional geometry, but a fantastic riding bike. Anyway, I'm getting older (48) and less flexible, and thinking...
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