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  1. why don't you just change your gearing or get...

    why don't you just change your gearing or get some narrower tires. You can do a lot to get some extra speed but as said before, sitting up and being a sail in the wide, without being arrow you can...
  2. These work great,...

    These work great,
    http://www.amazon.com/56660G-Metric-Ball-Plus-T-Thru-8-Piece/dp/B005UNKZD4/ref=sr_1_4?s=power-hand-tools&ie=UTF8&qid=1452906148&sr=1-4&keywords=t+handle+allen+wrench+set

    The...
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    I tried the 80mm arms and they worked fine but I...

    I tried the 80mm arms and they worked fine but I had to completely deflate my tires if I need to remove them. Personally I had better luck with the 85mm arm mini v's. I too took a hybrid and did a...
  4. I was able to fit a 700x35 CX tire on my Sirrus...

    I was able to fit a 700x35 CX tire on my Sirrus which should have similar clearance to your bike. Works great, won't have the flex or grip a true mtb will have but will give you a taste of what you...
  5. Thread: Too much?

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    thats plenty of light but I agree with wschruba,...

    thats plenty of light but I agree with wschruba, put at least one of those lights on your helmet so no matter where you are looking you have light.
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    I see many post about new to riding or haven't...

    I see many post about new to riding or haven't ridden in years and more often than not they are looking for the carbon models. Absolutely nothing wrong with that, perhaps a little jealousy on my...
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    it amazes me how many people go straight for the...

    it amazes me how many people go straight for the carbon bikes.
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    Winter riding is just going to be a matter of...

    Winter riding is just going to be a matter of getting the proper cold gear(layers), possible studded tires, and fenders. As far as your bike, getting a different bike will most likely just be the...
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    I went all the way down to a 23mm and the bike...

    I went all the way down to a 23mm and the bike rode fast but wasn't comfortable. I also had to look out for every little crack in the road, personally I'd go with a 28mm for road use.
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    The shifter are 3x8 sora is I remember correctly....

    The shifter are 3x8 sora is I remember correctly. I believe the 3300 models. The travel agents worked as far as more immediate braking power and feel but often didn't let the brake fully open. Most ...
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    Mine has gone through some transformations since...

    Mine has gone through some transformations since I first got it.

    Started off as a 2011 Sirrus Sport, added some Easton EA50 wheelset and 23mm tires....
  12. something like this may work just fine,...

    something like this may work just fine,
    http://www.amazon.com/SR-Suntour-NRX-Suspension-Threadless/dp/B00H65082W/ref=sr_1_9?s=outdoor-recreation&ie=UTF8&qid=1441683631&sr=1-9&keywords=700c+fork
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    Nice bike, congrats!

    Nice bike, congrats!
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    are you looking to just tinker with your bike or...

    are you looking to just tinker with your bike or are looking to actually increase performance? If you want it to perform better I'd looking into better brake pads, lighter wheelset, and if nothing...
  15. You can change the grips, seat, cables housings,...

    You can change the grips, seat, cables housings, to something different if you'd like. Probably find colored graphics you can replace as well. I added some red reflective tape to mine, all white...
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    currently running a 3x8 drivetrain with a i...

    currently running a 3x8 drivetrain with a i believe and 11-30 cassette. I'm slowly getting parts to run it as a 2x10 with a compact crank, x9 rear derailleur and am 12-36 cassette with sram shifters
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    good choice! I'm in the same boat as altondavis2,...

    good choice! I'm in the same boat as altondavis2, I have a few other bikes including a Cannondale CAAD10 roadbike but I find myself always going back to my Sirrus Sport.
  18. Thanks I'll give it a try

    Thanks I'll give it a try
  19. 105 brifters are extremely hard to shift, help!

    Been doing a lot of mountain biking lately so the road bike hasn't seen much action lately. I finally went to take it for a ride and the shifter take a lot of force to move. Once its engaged the...
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    I personally don't like spending large amounts of...

    I personally don't like spending large amounts of money "sight unseen." I have a Sirrus, although not carbon, it has been a great all around bike. Its got some cx tires for some gravel riding and...
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    its great fun building a your own bike just keep...

    its great fun building a your own bike just keep in mind you may have to buy some tools every now and then. I had to buy bottom bracket tools, brake and shifting housing cutters, as well as wrenches....
  22. Diamondback Clarity for my wife, the good the bad?

    I'm looking for a bike for my wife, I don't want to spend a lot as it won't be rode a lot. Typically I load the kids up in the Burley and take them to the park down the street and then a ride around...
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    we have a double, the burley d'lite, my daughter...

    we have a double, the burley d'lite, my daughter is 4 and my son is 1. She is starting to want to ride on her own now but for the longer rides she loves sitting next to her little brother and...
  24. I have a set on my road bike and they are great!...

    I have a set on my road bike and they are great! Many miles and show little ware.
  25. i was thinking of taking mine apart and having it...

    i was thinking of taking mine apart and having it powder coated just to change it up for and not longer have some of the nicks i've put in it over the years. Did a little research and looks like it...
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