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  1. quick-release seatpost rack on carbon wrap seatpost?

    Hi all.

    I have a quick question. I'm thinking about getting a quick-release seatpost rack for my road bike (CAAD-10), which has a Cannondale C3 carbon wrap seatpost.

    I know you shouldn't use a...
  2. Thanks, chaadster, I'll check that out. You...

    Thanks, chaadster, I'll check that out.

    You know, another route that would have some appeal to me is to go with sports sunglasses that have prescription inserts (http://www.sportrx.com/ lists...
  3. Hm,m. They are odd-looking. However, I have a...

    Hm,m. They are odd-looking. However, I have a hunch they might not look to dorky under a helmet, cuz the vizor part almost looks like it might just snug up against the rim of the helmet anyway. Am...
  4. Yeah, I KNOW they're everywhere. Maybe I wasn't...

    Yeah, I KNOW they're everywhere. Maybe I wasn't clear enough in my question, but what I cannot tell from what I'm seeing online is the piece about peripheral vision. A year-and-a-half ago I was...
  5. Clear OTG ski goggles for nighttime riding? Peripheral vision

    I've been reading discussions in this forum about winter eyewear, esp for nighttime riding.

    I'm looking at prolly getting ski goggles or something similar, that are OTG (over the glasses). I am...
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    I did find the Northwave. Two places. I got a...

    I did find the Northwave. Two places.

    I got a pair from Colorado Cycling Connection in Denver. Dealt with Wade. Extremely nice guy. Unfortunately, they were too small and I had to return them. He...
  7. FWIW, I did go ahead and purchase this jacket. ...

    FWIW, I did go ahead and purchase this jacket. It came last night. Haven't had a chance to use it yet. I can say, though, that it's beautiful. Nicely made, nice-looking. I'm eager to get out on the...
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    Northwave Celsius Arctic GTX: WHERE in US?

    Northwave Celsius Arctic GTX

    I have been trying to find this shoe in the US, but no one seems to carry it. All kinds of places carry it in Europe and the UK but not here. I found "one" shoe that...
  9. Visibility of the Showers Pass Elite Pro jacket

    I am seriously leaning toward purchasing the Showers Pass Elite Pro bicycling jacket for my winter riding. I really like all of the features. I have one hesitation, and I'm wondering if anyone who...
  10. Where can I find a store that sells the gore xenon 2.0 jacket in the U.S.?

    Where can I find a store that sells the gore xenon 2.0 jacket in the U.S.? Backcountry has a few left but not in my size (I need a large). I have only found them on amazon but they are about $50...
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    Phantom 2 windstopper. Ugh. Baggy.

    I purchased a Gore Phantom 2 Windstopper jacket. Haven't used it yet cuz I think I might return it. I'd like some input. From what I've read, this thing gets consistently amazing reviews...
  12. Hm,m. Gabba WS Long Sleeve Jersey OR Gore Phantom 2.0 Soft Shell

    I'd appreciate some words of wisdom from this forum to help me make a decision.

    I'm looking for a jacket -- maybe a winter jersey -- for colder temperatures. I'm in PA. I have a bunch of...
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    Wow. This has been VERY helpful. I'm 54, 5'...

    Wow. This has been VERY helpful.

    I'm 54, 5' 8", biking three years now. Typical cadence for me is 85-105 or thereabouts. Typical speed, 16-18 mph. Longest ride 145 mi (18 mph).

    I'm walking...
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    How much should one pull "up" on pedals

    Okay. I'm embarrassed to ask this, but here goes...

    To what degree should one pull "up" on the backstroke when pedaling? It seems to me that an efficient pedal stroke would consist of a...
  15. Great thread. I've been thinking about having...

    Great thread.

    I've been thinking about having a fitting done on my bike, but I'm hesitant. I think I've got it "close" right now, but it's not perfect. When I bought my bike two years ago...
  16. And here's another option: the DeMarchi Contour...

    And here's another option: the DeMarchi Contour Plus Thermal Bibs. I posted this earlier...



    I'd really be interested in peoples' thoughts on these. I'm just not sure I'd like the pad. BUT,...
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    Wow! This is excellent. Several decent...

    Wow! This is excellent. Several decent solutions. Great discussion.

    THANKS!
    Tesgin
  18. Thanks, kleng. I am finding a great deal on...

    Thanks, kleng.

    I am finding a great deal on the Pearl Izumi PRO thermal bib knickers, $99 USA. Would I be satisfied with that pad do you think? Any thoughts on how it might compare with my LG...
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    Alternatives to Under Saddle Bag

    I have always used a medium-size under-saddle bag beneath my seat to carry a few essentials when I ride. I "think" it's pretty minimalist. I just put the following in the bag: spare tire, two tire...
  20. Now, that's helpful. What about the Endurance...

    Now, that's helpful. What about the Endurance bib, which has the Progetto pad? Would I be happy with that?

    I am at a loss to figure out what to do for a thermal bib. I'm in Central PA...
  21. Thanks. That's what I was suspecting.

    Thanks. That's what I was suspecting.
  22. Yeah, that's a dilemma for me. I've heard how...

    Yeah, that's a dilemma for me. I've heard how much better the progetto is, but I'm attracted to the Nanoflex fabric. Decisions, decisions...
  23. How would Castelli sizing compare with Garneau?

    I have a Louis Garneau Mondo Evo bib short, which I absolutely LOVE, btw. I wear a Large, and it fits perfectly.

    I'm looking at getting some Castelli bib shorts (thinking about the Endurance, or...
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    izumi select thermal jersey or elite

    I have a pearl izumi select thermal jersey for winter rides. Very nice jersey. With a decent base layer and a shell, I'm good to mid- to low-30s.

    I want to get a second long-sleeve thermal...
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    Wow. This is an excellent thread. Extremely...

    Wow. This is an excellent thread. Extremely helpful. It has prompted me to do two things: one is that I did order a PI Select Thermal Jersey, but I also added a Craft Pro Zero sleeveless base...
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