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  1. 389145 ****= Fred. My guess: prolly.

    389145
    ****= Fred. My guess: prolly.
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    C-clip was creaking on mine. Took everything...

    C-clip was creaking on mine. Took everything loose and I could see where it was rubbing without lube. I tried several products, and use slick 50 spray silicone lube on them now. Spray them, clip in...
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    +1 on if you stop sweating, stop what you're...

    +1 on if you stop sweating, stop what you're doing and drink some water. 6-10 oz every fifteen mins or so. Saw a guy at work who was way overheated, dehydrated and tired. Stopped sweating, knew...
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    Rotundo. I picked up a team (carbon) model, not...

    Rotundo. I picked up a team (carbon) model, not the fakes from China, on eBay a few months ago and I love 'em.
  5. Thread: rain jacket

    by vfrjo
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    Check the sale pages at competitivecyclist.com....

    Check the sale pages at competitivecyclist.com. They have some decent deals on jackets right now.
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    My brother used to live off that road in valle...

    My brother used to live off that road in valle crucis. Nice place. Lots of hills.
  7. Thread: Water Bottles

    by vfrjo
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    24/2=12 each? Lightweights. Prob was Coors light...

    24/2=12 each? Lightweights. Prob was Coors light too. They may drink more during their respective sport, prob not as much after. I have respect for golf, I play about twice a year.
    Otoh, I...
  8. Thread: Water Bottles

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    No way golfers drink more.

    No way golfers drink more.
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    Longer rides are ok. I'm good for about four...

    Longer rides are ok. I'm good for about four hours before I start to feel every ripple. That's about my limit anyway (endurance wise). Shouldn't be a problem at the stp.
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    Dont rule out Jamis either. I rode a caad10 5...

    Dont rule out Jamis either. I rode a caad10 5 (and a felt f75), but when I tried the jamis, it was it for me. The icon elite (ultegra) or icon pro (105).
    I was set on the caad 10, ended up with...
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    I wanted to mention something about keeping the...

    I wanted to mention something about keeping the phone dry. May not be an issue for everybody, but I have to do something to keep mine dry. Zip-lock bag works for me, even though I agree that it...
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    I'm going with the wife. staying with some of her...

    I'm going with the wife. staying with some of her family, somewhere in Richmond. It's about 6 hours away for us.
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    I think it comes down to access. The lbs Is one...

    I think it comes down to access. The lbs Is one store. My lbs sold some askiums for $175 New not too long ago. If they advertised that price online they would have sold quick. When one searches for...
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    It is. $72 for gp4000s here, each. That's how it...

    It is. $72 for gp4000s here, each. That's how it is I guess. I've been friends with a lbs owner since before I got into road bikes, and before he had his own shop. I bought a bike from him, and...
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    +1 rotundo. The bar on my super sport is old...

    +1 rotundo. The bar on my super sport is old school round, when I got the jamis it came with ritchy compact bars that I never felt right on. Picked up some rotundos and am back to the same feel I got...
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    Wilier gran turismo. Dura ace di2 Boyd wheels.

    Wilier gran turismo. Dura ace di2 Boyd wheels.
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    Get it wherever you want. I would try it out...

    Get it wherever you want. I would try it out first tho to make sure it fits you right. My lbs fitted a similar bar/stem (integrated) the guy paid $450 for online, for him to realize he needed to...
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    Tour d'apple in Hendersonville looks fun. I...

    Tour d'apple in Hendersonville looks fun. I didn't find out about it till the day before in 2013, may ride it this year.
  19. http://www.competitivecyclist.com/lezyne-flow-cage...

    http://www.competitivecyclist.com/lezyne-flow-cage?ti=U2VhcmNoIFJlc3VsdHM6TGV6eW5lOjExOjE6TGV6eW5l

    big bottles stay till you need them. Holds 26 oz podium bottles perfect.
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    I found out with motorcycle gloves (riding a...

    I found out with motorcycle gloves (riding a motorcycle) that padding in certain spots was causing my hands to go numb. Changed gloves, numbness went away. I've been using non padded gloves since, no...
  21. Thread: Jamis Icon

    by vfrjo
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    You done good. I happen to ride a 58 if you...

    You done good. I happen to ride a 58 if you don't like the color or something.
  22. Thread: Jamis Icon

    by vfrjo
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    I paid 1600 for the icon pro in June. Have around...

    I paid 1600 for the icon pro in June. Have around 1500 miles on it, and I couldn't be happier. They do have a lifetime frame warranty. I chose it over the felt f75 (I think) and the caad10 5, after...
  23. It's #5...

    It's #5 that gets me.
  24. Best thing is to ride a 58 and a 61. I too am...

    Best thing is to ride a 58 and a 61. I too am 6'3", and I ended up with a 58 jamis icon. I have an older schwinn that is a 61, and i feel like I'm too stretched out on it. Both have 120mm stems,...
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    9 business days, every time, like clockwork for...

    9 business days, every time, like clockwork for me.
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