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  1. Some options. I do big/big +2 Javascript...

    Some options. I do big/big +2

    Javascript Bicycle Chain Length Calculator

    Park Tool Co. » ParkTool Blog » Chain Length Sizing
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    This is older but still relevant and interesting:...

    This is older but still relevant and interesting:

    How Accurate Is Strava as a Power Meter? A Retest on a Long Ride with Wind and Hills | FreeTriSpeed.com

    If you plug in your strava information...
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    Is there an alternative to cantilever brakes for...

    Is there an alternative to cantilever brakes for the Grand Randonneur? I've been putting together a build list and was just curious if anyone has used anything else. I'm planning on running 42mm...
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    Bump and price drop.

    Bump and price drop.
  5. FS: Shimano 105 Crankset and 105 Rear Brake

    Hi all, these items came my way with another purchase and I can't use them. Both are in good, used condition. Trake looks to have been used sparingly as it's very clean and the pads appear original....
  6. It's potentially as good as modern produced...

    It's potentially as good as modern produced frames but the issue is always unknown use over a long period of time.

    I did a similar thing a few years ago. Took a mid level double butted road frame...
  7. I've had 2 frames where the paint/coating on the...

    I've had 2 frames where the paint/coating on the frame under the seatpost clamp chipped off and caused a very loud and tactile clicking that even occurred during out of the saddle riding. The first...
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    This isn't necessarily true. I've had Strava...

    This isn't necessarily true. I've had Strava cause a crash/soft reboot of my iphone while I was auto-paused about an hour into a 6 hour ride and the activity was preserved after the reboot. I had to...
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    I'm not super interested in the 2016 GT lineup...

    I'm not super interested in the 2016 GT lineup but I do find it very interesting that this is the second year in which GT only has disc brake drop-bar road bikes. I've heard very little about this on...
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    Give it time/learn to spin faster. What really...

    Give it time/learn to spin faster.

    What really helped me was putting in the miles as well as finding a safe hill and just trying to blow out my cadence by spinning as fast as possible a few times...
  11. I'll take the following; PM inbound.

    I'll take the following; PM inbound.
  12. Dude's in Iowa already. That's pretty cool.

    Dude's in Iowa already. That's pretty cool.
  13. Surly and Soma, at least. I would say 650B is...

    Surly and Soma, at least.

    I would say 650B is much more popular than 650C
  14. There is a very illustrative example featuring a...

    There is a very illustrative example featuring a bicycle in this video at the 22 second mark. Since the rider is on a fixed gear bike the high-side crash could have been caused by excess speed or by...
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    I think the vast majority of users prefer their...

    I think the vast majority of users prefer their new bike to something that is 40 years old with unknown provenance.

    There are a ton of "just look on craigslist" posts on this and every bicycle...
  16. No.

    No.
  17. Drivers sit to the left of center in US...

    Drivers sit to the left of center in US automobiles. If a cyclist is in the center of the lane, they would be to the right of center to a person driving a car in the US.

    So there's that.
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    Hose it down while it's still wet. Getting...

    Hose it down while it's still wet.

    Getting the Mud Out: Best Laundry Practices - Cyclocross Magazine - Cyclocross News, Races, Bikes, Photos, Videos

    This year I did three gravel/cross-style...
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    One could argue that he's been there for quite a...

    One could argue that he's been there for quite a while. ;)

    I've recently been reading through the back issue catalog of BQ and it's very interesting to see ideas that were featured in the test...
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    Training for the Tour Divide?

    Training for the Tour Divide?
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    This series of blog posts is mainly focused on...

    This series of blog posts is mainly focused on wheels but it has a lot of interesting tidbits on tires and tire pressure as well:

    Road to Roubaix, Part 1 | SILCA

    Road to Roubaix Part 2: Tires...
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    I was genuinely curious to read another...

    I was genuinely curious to read another dissenting opinion or see a retraction for an article that is still published on the publication's website. I disagree with your assertion that you provided...
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    So, no retraction? No mea culpa? ?

    So, no retraction? No mea culpa?

    ?
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    Source? The article is from Bicycle Quarterly...

    Source?

    The article is from Bicycle Quarterly and is basically the same 15% figure from Frank Berto that's been rolling around since the late 1980s. I can't find any retraction or anything else?
  25. Uber/UberXL are going to be hit or miss. I take...

    Uber/UberXL are going to be hit or miss. I take Uber pretty often on the weekends for social activities unrelated to cycling and have asked a few times. Most say they wouldn't allow it as the car is...
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