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    Sorry, but again, this is wrong. If you take the...

    Sorry, but again, this is wrong. If you take the coastal route it is actually one of the warmest places in Spain during that time. This is because of the ocean and relatively warm, wet air that...
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    From the guy who lives and has lived throughout...

    From the guy who lives and has lived throughout most of Spain (me)- You said even in fountains, which is terrible advice. Don't assume the tap water and especially local fountains, etc. is...
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    This is not true, please don't believe it. You...

    This is not true, please don't believe it. You might not die from drinking it, but that doesn't make it potable. It depends on where you go. If you see other people drinking there, you probably...
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    Roads- The main roads in Spain are generally...

    Roads- The main roads in Spain are generally horrible for cyclists, especially around Madrid. Too much traffic, although the people are conscienscious of bikes. Look for small, side roads. In...
  5. Thread: Cycling Camps

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    The camps or myself? I'm a photographer in...

    The camps or myself? I'm a photographer in Palma, but work throughout the island. David Isaac Photography | Ridiculously Good Looking Photography | Luxury Photographer Spain Espaņa| Architecture |...
  6. Hahaha. That is awesome

    Hahaha. That is awesome
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    100F is about all I can handle depending on wind,...

    100F is about all I can handle depending on wind, humidity, etc. That said, a ver humid day at 90 is much much less enjoyable
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    Depends on how much off roading you want to do...

    Depends on how much off roading you want to do and how adventurous you want to be. You could take backroads, farm roads, etc. and probably never see a car. The highways that are smaller are still...
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    Lots here in Mallorca if you're up for a trip.

    Lots here in Mallorca if you're up for a trip.
  10. I guess I'm not being clear. What I mean to say...

    I guess I'm not being clear. What I mean to say is which current model is the same as the then "hi-mod." Most makers don't actually discontinue the older models, they just downgrade the...
  11. Yes, it was the hi-mod, which was the only model...

    Yes, it was the hi-mod, which was the only model at the time.
  12. Which Current Cannondale SuperSix is equivalent to the 2010 SuperSix?

    I had a 2010 SuperSix that was an amazing bike. Frankly, it was plenty of bike for me and can't justify the extra $$$ on a few grams. But...I don't know which current SuperSix model would be the...
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    Anyone ever flip out and say **** it all?

    I'm at a point where I'd just like to have some peace. I don't want any personal relationships, long-term jobs, security, etc. I just want to feel free and live each day by the day. I used to have...
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    Free cycling clothes- Leucadia/Encinitas

    Paper grocery bag full of cycling clothes. Free to pickup from Leucadia. Must take all. Off hand there are a few sets of decent booties, jerseys, a set of tights, a few bibs (one is new/unused). ...
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    Photoshoppers, pchoppers, some help?

    Trying to figure out a nice color scheme for my dream bike, and need some help. Using the bike below as a base, could anyone to pchop it into two different versions:

    1) Replace red anodized...
  16. Cheap Brooks saddle knock-off (broke in the...

    Cheap Brooks saddle knock-off (broke in the middle of the desert). Bad idea.

    Trying to re-hydrate dried beans in a ziploc during the day....I just ended up carrying around several pounds of beans...
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    The fun of touring is the adventure and freedom...

    The fun of touring is the adventure and freedom of it. Part of that is not worrying about the bike. I'd:

    Buy a LHT with a great build.
    Go for baroque on the things that actually can make a tour...
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    Cool, good knowledge. Thanks.

    Cool, good knowledge. Thanks.
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    Are King headsets still the defacto best?

    With all the new(ish) offerings from Cane Creek and Crank Bros. are CK headsets still considered the "best"?

    Mainly asking mechanics that see bunches of bikes each day, not just personal opinion.
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    You could also put a light there for sure.

    You could also put a light there for sure.
  21. LHT 26" or Bruce Gordon's offering (if it's...

    LHT 26"

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    Bruce Gordon's offering (if it's still on sale)
  22. Everyone's body is different. You need to find...

    Everyone's body is different. You need to find what works for you.

    I know that around mile 75 I will need something like a soda (I prefer Dr. Pepper) if I'm going to keep a high pace. Before...
  23. That much I can tell you...The answer is no. The...

    That much I can tell you...The answer is no. The mountain stuff uses a 1:1 pull.
  24. Thanks for the replies. Surprised no one has...

    Thanks for the replies. Surprised no one has tried using Sram stuff with DT shifters.
  25. Sram derailleurs with which indexed (r) DOWNTUBE shifters?

    (First, please don't try and dissuade me from DT shifters, I like them, the end)

    I've read an article by Leonard Zinn that says Campy shifters are compatible with Sram derailleurs because they...
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