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  1. Thanks.i ended up just being able to slap the...

    Thanks.i ended up just being able to slap the 11-28 on. some slight adjustment to the b-limit and it's all good to go.
  2. add chain links when going from 25-28 cassette?

    i have a road bike, 10 speed cassette 11-25 currently. and i'm thinking about putting in an 11-28. do you know if i need to add links to my chain?

    it's a new chain (a couple of months), and the...
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    praxis chainrings?

    anyone out there have any experience with praxis chainrings?
    are they any better than other chainrings on the market, specifically with respect to shifting smoothness?
  4. chain ring / power meter compatibility (FSA / SRAM)

    I have had a problem for a while with my chain dropping a lot.
    I have a Quarq Elsa power meter that has SRAM powerglide compact chain rings on it.
    i am using a shimano ultegra FD. and Shimano...
  5. I have had many problems with the powermeter...

    I have had many problems with the powermeter magnet falling off. I first had the cable guide mount. the magnet came off within the first week.
    i then used putty. it came off within two weeks. The...
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    aftermarket jockey wheels

    Curious about compatibility of aftermarket jockey wheels for RD.
    I have shimano ultegra RD.
    when i took out the jockey wheels to clean, i noticed that the two are different. the top (closest to...
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    BBRight bottom bracket compatibility

    I'm shopping for bottom brackets for a BBRight (cervelo) BB.
    Will any BB30 BB work for BBRight?
    It appears that I can just use BB30 Press fit.
    but i'm not sure.

    Thanks,
    Eddie.
  8. Thanks everyone. i'll try the "Z" method. i did...

    Thanks everyone. i'll try the "Z" method. i did buy a tool for removal, i was just wondering if anyone had had real success with removal without a tool since it is advertised as such. but it sounds...
  9. KMC missing link tools free, or not tools free?

    I have a KMC missing link. supposedly, it's tools free, and also reusable.
    but for the life of me, i can't remove it without a tool.

    anyone have any advice on that?

    also, it is advertised as...
  10. thanks everyone!

    thanks everyone!
  11. Grease or not to grease aluminum seat post / aluminum frame?

    I wanted to get some input on whether or not to grease a seat post. aluminum seat post, aluminum frame.
    I know that there are anti-seize compounds out there. but was wondering if just normal grease...
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    when you say "crankset" do you mean chainrings?...

    when you say "crankset" do you mean chainrings? or are you actually asking about the crank arms and BB as well?
    for me, since i don't have the tools to remove the chainrings, I normally just wipe...
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    creaking noise while pedaling

    I just started noticing some creaking when I pedal.
    I definitely only notice it when I pedal, but i can't tell if it's from the cranks or BB.
    I thought that I was able to identify that it...
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    i'm not sure i understand what you mean when you...

    i'm not sure i understand what you mean when you say "rough"? two things came to my mind. either that there is or are a few stiff links, in which case, lube or some just bending of the links will...
  15. i used to never care for my drivetrain, and ran...

    i used to never care for my drivetrain, and ran everything until it was just unbearable. but i noticed that after several years of not changing the chain, the shifting just was not only not crisp,...
  16. The chain ring sizes did not change with the...

    The chain ring sizes did not change with the power meter install. compact both. i checked the limit screws again last night, and had two drops today during my ride. once, i was climbing up a...
  17. I'm having a k-edge chain catcher installed this...

    I'm having a k-edge chain catcher installed this weekend. I have a Shimano Ultegra FD.
    I'm kind of worried though if I install a chain catcher, and it still manages to drop inside (people say that...
  18. Tuning FD to stop dropping chain inside

    Does anyone have any suggestions on how to tune the FD so that it will stop dropping the chain to the inside?
    Ever since I got a Quarq Elsa power meter, I've been dropping my chain to the inside on...
  19. Ah, I bought a k-edge. i've heard that the...

    Ah, I bought a k-edge. i've heard that the setting can slip over time though. I have a braze-on FD. So the chain catcher will be mounted on that.
  20. how hard is it to get your chain out if you dropped it even with a chain catcher?

    I started a thread earlier asking opinions about chain catchers, and it sparked a great conversation. As a result, I bought one. I haven't installed it yet. But I have heard from people that even if...
  21. +1 for cny-bikeman's recommendation.

    +1 for cny-bikeman's recommendation.
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    check out joe friel's book the triathlete's...

    check out joe friel's book the triathlete's training bible.
    lots of good stuff in there. get it as a newbie, and use it till you're an elite.
  23. in general, i think the fit looks ok. a couple...

    in general, i think the fit looks ok. a couple of things look like they could be improved, but these are comments that are based off of the low quality video, so go by your feel, or from a...
  24. there are last year's models that are on closeout...

    there are last year's models that are on closeout on several websites right now. but don't know if they'll have your size available. i saw orcas for under $100 earlier this week.
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    i've been in the sport of triathlon for many...

    i've been in the sport of triathlon for many years and have done my fair share of races. in T2, i find that the most time consuming part for me is putting on socks. i tried to race without socks...
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