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    I don't have them on my cx bike but i do on my...

    I don't have them on my cx bike but i do on my two mountain bikes and they have held up great!
  2. the Roval Control el's will match up just fine. A...

    the Roval Control el's will match up just fine. A friend of mine did the same set to his crosstrail and loved it. He was able to run a wider tire and the weight savings was huge in comparison to the...
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    most cross bikes are not meant for comfort at...

    most cross bikes are not meant for comfort at all. a race last less than 1.5 hours so they are designed to put your body in a more race position. typically have a higher bottom brackets as well as...
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    those wheels are the same wheels that came on my...

    those wheels are the same wheels that came on my friends carbon crux and they are straight tanks for wheels. I bet if you put some lighter wheels and some 28mm tires on them it would be pretty...
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    I would think something like this would work just...

    I would think something like this would work just fine.

    Shimano Altus M311 28X38X48T 7 8spd 175mm Square Crankset w Guard Black | eBay
  6. Well I've been putting a lot of miles on the bike...

    Well I've been putting a lot of miles on the bike and I have to say I love it! I did take the travel agents out and had no problems with the 85mm brake arms. It's been so nice to just look at any...
  7. nope do it!

    nope do it!
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    If she isn't planning on taking it on rocky dirt...

    If she isn't planning on taking it on rocky dirt trails often I'd recommend a hybrid. They work great for all around comfort as well as riding most terrains.
  9. not a bad deal at all, I'd go for it!

    not a bad deal at all, I'd go for it!
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    I just did the same to my hybrid, although I...

    I just did the same to my hybrid, although I didn't have disc brakes, other than possibly needing a shorter stem you should be good to go.
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    Took the travel agent out works so much better!...

    Took the travel agent out works so much better! Thanks everyone!
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    I have tekro's with an 85mm arm and Shimano 2300...

    I have tekro's with an 85mm arm and Shimano 2300 brifters, currently using a travel agent adapter as time goes by they really aren't to my liking. Sounds like I should be able to remove the travel...
  13. Thanks for the compliments, I really love the...

    Thanks for the compliments, I really love the bike. Just an all around go anywhere bike for me now. Hoping to do my first CX race on it shortly.
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    if you are looking for down right speed I'd go...

    if you are looking for down right speed I'd go roadbike, comfort go hybrid, looking for a mix go cyclocross bike.
  15. This is my Specialized Sirrus Sport, started as a...

    This is my Specialized Sirrus Sport, started as a hybrid I put drop bars and shifters on. Currently running 35mm Continental tires.

    http://i143.photobucket.com/albums/r146/Dizyer/cx2.jpg...
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    are you all using STI brake/shifters?

    are you all using STI brake/shifters?
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    I used the serfas Thunder bolts front and rear...

    I used the serfas Thunder bolts front and rear flashers for daytime and night use. I also use and Exposure diablo helmet lamp after sunset.
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    Sticky: I really wanted a cyclocross bike but the wife...

    I really wanted a cyclocross bike but the wife would kill me if I got another bike. So my option was to turn my hybrid into a cx style bike as cheap as possible. Thanks for the compliment!
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    I use the Shimano SH-M162 shoe for my mtb and...

    I use the Shimano SH-M162 shoe for my mtb and road bike with crankbrothers pedals. Whats nice about the mtb style shoe is if you want to get off and walk around they are capable of it. The full...
  20. I had a lot a numbness in my hands until I got a...

    I had a lot a numbness in my hands until I got a proper bike it. Turned out I need to lower my bars, add some seat height as well as move it forward a bit. Ohh and position my cleats differently. All...
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    Sticky: Here is my Specialized Sirrus Sport with a drop...

    Here is my Specialized Sirrus Sport with a drop bar conversion and CX tires

    http://i143.photobucket.com/albums/r146/Dizyer/cx1.jpg
    http://i143.photobucket.com/albums/r146/Dizyer/cx2.jpg
  22. if you're dropping your chain the derailleurs...

    if you're dropping your chain the derailleurs just need to be adjusted. No need to buy a new crank.
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    I have 23mm on my road bike and 32mm on my...

    I have 23mm on my road bike and 32mm on my hybrid. I find myself typically going for the hybrid just because the tires are so much more forgiving and comfortable when just going out for a leisurely...
  24. Thanks. The cx bikes give you a closer gear ratio...

    Thanks. The cx bikes give you a closer gear ratio to a full roadbike as well as better hand positions. What's nice about a cx bike it you have the ability to use road tires, more of a hybrid touring...
  25. Sorry some how double posted. If monitores could...

    Sorry some how double posted. If monitores could delete this thread it would be appreciated.
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