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    The latest update on my 56cm Domane purchasing...

    The latest update on my 56cm Domane purchasing decision...

    I'm now quite confident that the 56cm was the right frame size for me. On one of my last rides of the year (before daylight savings...
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    After owning my 56 cm Domane for almost a year...

    After owning my 56 cm Domane for almost a year now, I thought I'd definitively "answer my own question" ;)

    I haven't had any fitment issues going with my 56 cm frame instead of a 58 cm. I've had...
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    Yup... that's what I did. My Domane 5.2 is a...

    Yup... that's what I did. My Domane 5.2 is a dedicated road machine... too pretty to booger-it-up with all sorts of accessories. I also have a Trek ION (pre-Crocket) that is my trail bike. Quite...
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    I'm thinkin' ~someone~ should sell his Domane and...

    I'm thinkin' ~someone~ should sell his Domane and buy a Boone 5... It comes stock with 700x32c tires, no clearance issues, and the IsoSpeed decoupler so you wouldn't miss the Domane much and can run...
  5. Just so you know, Emily Batty...

    Just so you know, Emily Batty does not come with the purchase of a Lazer helmet! :(



    I found the Nathan LightSpurs on eBay for $15 + free shipping, so I ordered a pair last night. I'll...
  6. "Dookie" was the name of an album by a band named...

    "Dookie" was the name of an album by a band named Green Day that was popular in the 90's. I have a tendency to use that word instead of saying "crap". So I'm guessing you're either much older or...
  7. Tail Light Solutions That Don't Look Like Dookie

    With the days getting shorter as Fall approaches, I've been looking for a new tail light for the bikes I bought this past year. However, my brain has this issue with pretty much every tail light...
  8. The picture below should show that there is no...

    The picture below should show that there is no where to attach the fender behind the bottom bracket and shows the plastic plug above the front derailleur bracket that I think is a fender mount hole...
  9. Excellent... advice from someone who's had both...

    Excellent... advice from someone who's had both :D The rear quick-mount fender looks like it has a hole drill in the 'front', likely for mounting to the frame. Do you use that? Per my issue with...
  10. Need Advice on Fenders for My Trek ION CX

    I'm finally starting to see signs of spring here in Wisconsin which means a few months of soggy roads and trails. As much as I hate the look of fenders, I hate having a roost up my back even more...
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    Sticky: Bikenashbar.com is having 60% off all their...

    Bikenashbar.com is having 60% off all their Easton Vuelta wheels. Looks like they're mostly 8/9/10 speed wheelsets, but there's a lot to choose from and the prices are pretty decent:
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    According to web sites like this one...

    According to web sites like this one, it looks to me like Thule thinks that if they slap their logo on something, that means it's worth 2x as much? I always thought Thule was over-priced (I have...
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    Thanks for the heads-up! I called Nashbar and...

    Thanks for the heads-up! I called Nashbar and they're going to refund my shipping costs. whew! :thumb:
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    Yeah... shipping was a bummer... almost $30. ...

    Yeah... shipping was a bummer... almost $30. (I'm not sure if that's $15x2 because I ordered two or just $30). I looked for free shipping promo codes but didn't find any.
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    Yeah, I can't see any difference between the...

    Yeah, I can't see any difference between the Thule and Nashbar rack, other than the "Thule" sticker is missing. I just ordered two of the Nashbar racks, so I guess we shall see if they're any good!...
  16. Once. I recently started using chamois...

    Once.

    I recently started using chamois crème, so now I definitely have a need to wash my shorts after every ride.
  17. Is it possible that a new bike might make a...

    Is it possible that a new bike might make a person *faster* if it leaves you feeling less fatigued? "Endurance" bikes, like the Trek Domane and Specialized Roubaix, are relatively new to the cycling...
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    A bike is only worth as much as you can get for...

    A bike is only worth as much as you can get for it on eBay ;)

    I think a lot of people think their old, "rare" bikes are worth a lot, but I don't know too many people who want to spend thousands on...
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    That does sound frustrating. I wouldn't expect...

    That does sound frustrating. I wouldn't expect the chain to jump off much on a new bike unless the front derailleur is not adjusted correctly. I usually have more chain issues when my chain is...
  20. My worthless 2 cents is that I'd go with the...

    My worthless 2 cents is that I'd go with the Kestrel :) I'm a Trek fan (I have 3 of them), but the Kestrel floats-my-boat for the money. Heck, they came out with one of the first carbon frames with...
  21. Yes, yes I am. The $20 million autos are...

    Yes, yes I am. The $20 million autos are excessive as well.
  22. Oh My... $22.5k for a Used Colnago on eBay

    http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=400628868770
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    Assuming the two bikes aren't radically different...

    Assuming the two bikes aren't radically different in weight, then "speed" is likely going to be more dependent on your abilities than the bike's. ;) Neither bike looks like an aero time-trial bike,...
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    If you're a lazy bum like me and would rather...

    If you're a lazy bum like me and would rather watch videos over read about cycling tips, the Global Cycling Network channel on YouTube has a ton of videos with cycling tips:
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    I bought a Trek cyclocross bike this past summer...

    I bought a Trek cyclocross bike this past summer (Trek ION) for riding gravel trails and I love it. I wanted the bike to be fast, yet comfortable, and riding my mountain bike on gravel trails was...
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