Advertise on Bikeforums.net



Search:

Type: Posts; User: waynesulak; Keyword(s):

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 1.24 seconds.

  1. Replies
    27
    Views
    594

    Good post and I agree. I will add that I...

    Good post and I agree.

    I will add that I believe rim strength has come along way since the 145mm and 160mm widths were invented. A strong rim will make up for the narrower spacing. I expect...
  2. Replies
    12
    Views
    165

    That sounds appealing. Thanks for the help.

    That sounds appealing. Thanks for the help.
  3. Replies
    27
    Views
    594

    I like the 157mm idea but am a little concerned...

    I like the 157mm idea but am a little concerned with the durability of the aluminum thru axle and its aluminum threads.
  4. Replies
    12
    Views
    165

    A stiffer axle is a very good thing and the thru...

    A stiffer axle is a very good thing and the thru axle design has that advantage. As as I understand materials however, stiff is not necessarily more durable. This is especially the case when...
  5. Replies
    12
    Views
    165

    Yes my question relates to a new tandem build. ...

    Yes my question relates to a new tandem build. Traditional tandem standards of 145 and 160 have less hub choices. My Stoker likes a wide q Factor so 142mm rear spacing is not really a good chain...
  6. Replies
    27
    Views
    594

    "may" is the operative word. It depends on...

    "may" is the operative word. It depends on the cadence range and power of the team. Unfortunately those of us with low power tend to also have a narrower cadence range. Patience can help. Big...
  7. Replies
    12
    Views
    165

    150mm & 157mm Hubs

    I am considering a 157mm thru axle hub. Anybody with personal use information on their 150mm or 157mm hub?
  8. Replies
    99
    Views
    7,993

    An update is in this thread in Post #6...

    An update is in this thread in Post #6 .
    http://www.bikeforums.net/tandem-cycling/991246-advice-new-calfee-build.html

    It provides a link to a blog here:
    ...
  9. Replies
    27
    Views
    594

    From the link above: Am I reading this...

    From the link above:


    Am I reading this correctly? It appears that it might be possible to use XTR FD and RD with road levers?

    Also it appears the RD worked with no FD plugged in so a...
  10. Replies
    25
    Views
    5,419

    Sticky: Interesting to read that skilled riders have the...

    Interesting to read that skilled riders have the same frustrations learning to ride as a team. I would have thought the smooth pedaling of a good rider would have helped more than you mention. We...
  11. Replies
    99
    Views
    7,993

    We are all waiting for someone to give it a try.

    We are all waiting for someone to give it a try.
  12. Replies
    31
    Views
    2,147

    Glad you enjoy the bike. How was it shipped?

    Glad you enjoy the bike. How was it shipped?
  13. Replies
    9
    Views
    850

    As with any new product time will tell about the...

    As with any new product time will tell about the durability. The link below is from an earlier discussion regarding these wheels.
    ...
  14. Replies
    1,174
    Views
    295,876

    Have to love those Bar Mits 426489

    Have to love those Bar Mits
    426489
  15. I believe the key point is that the entire...

    I believe the key point is that the entire surface of the cassette does not need to be cut at the correct depth. I think that it is important to have a few places on the cassette at very close to...
  16. Replies
    13
    Views
    710

    I agree.

    I agree.
  17. Replies
    94
    Views
    4,939

    I have found on steel Santana tandems that a...

    I have found on steel Santana tandems that a wider BB is not needed. I have run square taper BBs from 106 to 126 with daVinci cranks without a serious problem. The chain line and access to smaller...
  18. Replies
    8
    Views
    756

    While not specifically targeting Bill, I agree it...

    While not specifically targeting Bill, I agree it is always good to keep in mind any financial incentive that exists for a person giving their opinion.

    Also consider the number of miles Bill...
  19. Replies
    22
    Views
    3,175

    I use an Osync head unit with a cadence sensor on...

    I use an Osync head unit with a cadence sensor on my right front crank. I have not had pausing on the cadence using this sensor so I think you are correct that it is a Garmin software issue. We use...
  20. Replies
    21
    Views
    2,074

    I am concerned about tying a mixed mountain/road...

    I am concerned about tying a mixed mountain/road triple system and then having it killed by Shimano. Since the triple is required for us, that would leave me with a very expensive set of unused...
  21. Replies
    9
    Views
    672

    Thanks for the link Carbonfiberboy that is a very...

    Thanks for the link Carbonfiberboy that is a very useful chart. We have been very happy with 40mm (labeled 38) Grand Bois tires on Velocity A23 rims. We do tour so total load weight for us is about...
  22. Replies
    9
    Views
    672

    Good to have PSI figures on wider tires. What...

    Good to have PSI figures on wider tires. What was you total load weight and what tires do you use at those pressures?
  23. Replies
    3
    Views
    524

    Dirt in the bottom bracket cable guide can...

    Dirt in the bottom bracket cable guide can contribute greatly to this problem. See link below:

    Automatic Upshifting
  24. Replies
    94
    Views
    4,939

    I agree 100% with your aero comments. For us...

    I agree 100% with your aero comments. For us this is not about the bike but in the realm of training. Most people think of training to increase power but for us it takes a lot off the bike training...
  25. Replies
    94
    Views
    4,939

    I want to preface my comment with the fact that I...

    I want to preface my comment with the fact that I own two Santana tandems and think that Santana make great bikes. Then again the marketing department (Bill?) at Santana sometimes illustrates what...
Results 1 to 25 of 500
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4