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  1. Thread: Sit bone pain

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    I stood up everytime I saw a hot chick in spandex...

    I stood up everytime I saw a hot chick in spandex :)

    Yep, it was everything you guys mentioned. Great advise as usual from BF :) I just needed to ride more, get used to the saddle and take some...
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    Chain rub on compact crank

    Hey guys, I am getting chain rub on my new road bike

    JAMIS BICYCLES

    At first, I was getting chain rub with the small chain ring up front and large 1-3 rear. I was able to fix that by setting...
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    19lbs stock

    19lbs stock
  4. Yep, this is what I do as well. Also I feel like...

    Yep, this is what I do as well. Also I feel like if I yell on your left the swerving idiots would get startled, look back and then actually swerve to the left..! I dont underestimate the stupidity of...
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    +1 I ride in NYC where its pothole galore....

    +1

    I ride in NYC where its pothole galore. Upgraded from a hybrid to road bike and very happy, fast and nimble. If anything it is easier to maneuver around traffic, potholes etc. Take a different...
  6. On the brake cable right above the bolt.

    On the brake cable right above the bolt.
  7. Front brake squeak @ pinch bolt/quick release

    I got caught in the rain for 15 minutes today. When I came home, I noticed a squeak everytime I squeezed the front brakes. The squeak is located at the pinch bolt/quick release. When I release the QR...
  8. Thread: Sit bone pain

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    I spend pretty much even amount of time 1/3 in...

    I spend pretty much even amount of time 1/3 in all postions - 33% top (shoulders?), drops and hoods
  9. Thread: Sit bone pain

    by calyco
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    Sit bone pain

    I ride about 20 miles on my route, at the 15 mile mark I always experience sit bone pain/ache. So much so that it is uncomfortable enough to make me get off the bike for 5 minutes. I then get back on...
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    Is it me or everyone looks extra small in that...

    Is it me or everyone looks extra small in that pic? And I am 5'8 140lbs so not big by any means. I spot one white guy lol, they do look like a happy bunch though :)

    I am American born Chinese from...
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    Wow, talk about fast help.. much appreciated! I...

    Wow, talk about fast help.. much appreciated! I guess I'll leave it for now since its working perfectly fine. I tried messing with the front derailleur cable the other day (chain rub) and couldn't...
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    Rear brake cable fray

    Hi guys, I was adjusting the brakes on my new Jamis Icon pro recently. I loosened the cable a little from the default position in order to get the brakes adjusted properly. However, the part of the...
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    Thanks again Looigi, it was my floor pump. l...

    Thanks again Looigi, it was my floor pump. l inflated to 100 PSI and removed pump. Right away I gave the valve a quick tap, like I usually would before inflating and reattach pump. The gauge read...
  14. I am a new rider sporting a Bell Gage. I felt...

    I am a new rider sporting a Bell Gage. I felt kind of silly buying such an expensive helmet since I am a beginner but it is worth every penny (I bought it on sale). People dont notice anyway since I...
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    Looks like its the same on both tires, similar...

    Looks like its the same on both tires, similar PSI reading. Thanks Looigi, I'll give that a try.
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    Fast pressure drop from tires

    Hey guys, this is my first time dealing with a presta valve 23mm tires on a Jamis Icon Pro (stock tube, tires and wheels). Pretty standard, unscrew and give the valve a quick tap before inflating....
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    I love the drops!

    Newbie here, just upgraded from my Trek FX 7.2 to a Jamis Icon Pro. Was also considering a CAAD10.. overkill for first road bike? Who cares, I am loving it! What a difference.. though a bit...
  18. Front derailleur will not shift to largest ring, after unscrewing shifter cable bolt

    Hi guys, newbie here with my first road bike - a Jamis Icon Pro. I assembled everything out of the box, adjusted brakes etc. Everything was almost perfect when I took it out for first ride except I...
  19. I have those ergon grips on my fx 7.2 as well and...

    I have those ergon grips on my fx 7.2 as well and they are awesome, best $30 upgrade. However I decided to go full on road bike since I am doing 20+ miles, want more hand positions, gears etc.. That...
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    I've had my fx 7.2 for a year a now and it is...

    I've had my fx 7.2 for a year a now and it is serving me well. I upgraded to 28mm armadillos and it flies. Like another poster mentioned, about the only negative is hand positions on rides over an...
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    Def agree, I tune everything out and focus on my...

    Def agree, I tune everything out and focus on my performance. When I get tired, I can cruise and look at the scenery. Once I get home and take a shower I can chill out and relax. For the mind it...
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    Nice, would appreciate it you can keep us updated...

    Nice, would appreciate it you can keep us updated on how you like it. What other models did you try out and how was it? TIA and hope you enjoy your ride :)
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    I will def take a look at all those models,...

    I will def take a look at all those models, thanks!
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    I would like to stay under $1500. Regarding...

    I would like to stay under $1500. Regarding aesthetics I like something a little more low key, like the CAAD10 5 105 in black or the CAAD10 black inc (not the price lol). I just got back into riding...
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    Recommend a good first road bike

    Currently I have a Trek hybrid, I've been increasing my daily route up to 20 miles now. I find the longer I ride, the more I am looking for more hand positions. Most of the time I am holding the end...
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