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    So I met up with the guy and looked at the...

    So I met up with the guy and looked at the crankset. There's more wear on it than I expected (a little gouging but not deep) and it needs cleaned up but itthe NDS is nice and tight. Also fit...
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    I don't believe this is the SL-K light. Only SL-K...

    I don't believe this is the SL-K light. Only SL-K is specified in the ad and the photo doesn't appear to say 'Light' anywhere, if it even would. Assuming its not the Light, how much of a risk would...
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    Carbon crank question

    This is a time critical question (supposed to meet the guy today) but wondering what potential issues I might be getting into by buying a used FSA SL-K carbon crankset (standard gear set, 175mm). Not...
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    I've had some luck using Teslor's model paint on...

    I've had some luck using Teslor's model paint on many of my bikes. My wife has a blue '85 Trek 400. I used some Teslor's to touch up a few spots and it was almost dead on. There is some information...
  5. I have two sets of Corsa SLRs (I believe they're...

    I have two sets of Corsa SLRs (I believe they're a step up from the Corsa Lite but can't remember) in both 10 & 11 speed on my main & secondary bikes. I've had no trouble with either. I also have a...
  6. Thread: Squirrel tale

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    I almost decapitated a squirrell tonight on a...

    I almost decapitated a squirrell tonight on a ride. Little bastard ran out in front of me right for the wheel. He got hit by the spokes and went flying.
  7. Surely someone has to have some gopro footage...

    Surely someone has to have some gopro footage...
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    I've got a set of Vectors on my secondary bike....

    I've got a set of Vectors on my secondary bike. They had quite a bit of wear on them when I bought them but seem to be holding up well.
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    There appears to be some progress. Still waiting...

    There appears to be some progress. Still waiting to meet the guy that makes custom orthodics & inserts. I saw the podiatrist last week and he noticed a difference in my foot, not as tight or stiff....
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    Nashbar has one. Little heavy for carbon fiber...

    Nashbar has one. Little heavy for carbon fiber but works well on my '89 Schwinn 754.
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    makeitso5005...

    makeitso5005, you have good points. Overall I try to watch what I eat. Plus I'm not overweight (5'10- 150lb). The way I walk really was never addressed in this round of therapy (they specifically...
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    Here's a brief run down of what all I'm doing:...

    Here's a brief run down of what all I'm doing:
    1. calf stretches: there's 3 or 4 variations I do of stretching, varying from leaning up against a wall (straight & bent leg) or on the floor
    2. toe...
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    I've been seeing one for 8 weeks (listed as PT in...

    I've been seeing one for 8 weeks (listed as PT in my above post, edited it.) Even they admitted this is a rather pesky case that won't go away easily. I also have collapsing arches in the same foot,...
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    Its been a few months and sadly, there hasn't...

    Its been a few months and sadly, there hasn't been much change. Its better some days than others but at least for now I've hung up the bikes and will probably be out the rest of the season, though I...
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    I've got a simple Cateye wireless I use on my...

    I've got a simple Cateye wireless I use on my MTB. Some of the trails we ride branch off to others and aren't marked very well. We can tell how far we've gone and get an idea of where we are, need to...
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    how does your bike mount on the stand? I have...

    how does your bike mount on the stand? I have two, one that grabs the seat post or higher up on the bike and the finiky one that holds the bottom bracket. There are slots for the cables to pass...
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    major drool... me likey! My question is that the...

    major drool... me likey! My question is that the regular color or was it painted?
  18. I'd ask the shop where your got the bike why the...

    I'd ask the shop where your got the bike why the tires are different.
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    I've also tried a gold ball (all I had available)...

    I've also tried a gold ball (all I had available) and think I might have overdone that a little as it was pretty tender after do that a few times. I went for a 14 mile ride Monday night and a 15...
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    GravelMN: The first ortho recommended some New...

    GravelMN: The first ortho recommended some New Balance shoes but they made the condition worse so we didn't go that route. The MBT's havne't been recommended but I'll look into them.

    Both the orth...
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    Its worse at times than others, mainly if I've...

    Its worse at times than others, mainly if I've been on my feet more. The first foot doc gave me similar exercises to the second so there has been consistancy (switched for insurance & non-medical...
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    Plantar Fasciitis

    Hi. Back before Christmas I started developing pain while walking/standing. Long story short, its plantar fasciitis. Saw the family doc who referred me to an ortho & a podiatrist. Tried prescription...
  23. for me, it was personal preference. I had an...

    for me, it was personal preference. I had an aluminum Trek Domane and by virtue of finding cheap parts I was able to upgrade the hell out of it and drop its weight into CF bike territory and noticed...
  24. Hitch rack recommendations (4 bike capacity)

    I'm considering replacing the current hitch rack I use, a Reese Sport Wing. The things I like about that rack are it carries up to 4 bikes and the extention for the second second set of bikes comes...
  25. My '89 754 aluminum frame after rebuild. Has an...

    My '89 754 aluminum frame after rebuild. Has an Ultegra 6600 group on it.
    http://i443.photobucket.com/albums/qq152/cdd29/DSC01705_zps74006507.jpg[/URL]...
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