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    or just stick with the 28. I did the Highlander...

    or just stick with the 28. I did the Highlander with a 28 and it was fine. Those climbs are as steep or steeper.
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    I'd have to check it again but as I recall, that...

    I'd have to check it again but as I recall, that was not an issue.
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    I will consider just using my 32. I don't swap...

    I will consider just using my 32. I don't swap any chains or RDs.
  4. Sticky: there is a calculator at the bottom of this page:...

    there is a calculator at the bottom of this page: http://www.cyclingpowerlab.com/yaw.aspx
  5. Sticky: mostly d sometimes a. it's never harmed the...

    mostly d

    sometimes a. it's never harmed the tire.
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    There have been at least two people from here who...

    There have been at least two people from here who have gone to the wind tunnel. As to whether they tested shoe covers, I cannot say.

    Both of these trips happened enough years ago that any threads...
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    downhill drafting makes that happen a lot.

    downhill drafting makes that happen a lot.
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    Before I say anything I wonder exactly how many...

    Before I say anything I wonder exactly how many people here have tested this concept in the tunnel. Zero? I'm sure that won't stop most responses.


    If it were me I'd roll the socks down.
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    this. not this.

    this.


    not this.
  10. nice 70s score

    nice 70s score
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    I did Everest Challenge with a 53-39 and 11-32. ...

    I did Everest Challenge with a 53-39 and 11-32. No need to change the derailleur as I was using a 7900. I just put a shim under the B screw. I'm not certain a compact would have helped, since I...
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    I think it's just part of racing. Since 08 I...

    I think it's just part of racing. Since 08 I have had to protest maybe 3 finishes. There have been a few other finishes that were in error, but at the time I didn't protest because I was either too...
  13. I never had a 2014 race season. Am I looking...

    I never had a 2014 race season. Am I looking forward to 2015? I guess so. The jury is still out on whether I can turn things around form-wise, but I've seen some promising bits of improvement so...
  14. I'm going with Mollusk on this one. Too many...

    I'm going with Mollusk on this one. Too many great climbers have rounded backs. Chris Froome is one. Armstrong was too.

    If you are doing the Stompy McSquarepedal thing when going hard then I'd...
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    inch pounds are fine. just print out a scale and...

    inch pounds are fine. just print out a scale and keep it in your toolbox. it's gotten to the point where I have most of the values memorized anyway.
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    I recommend buying an old Sturdevant-Richmont on...

    I recommend buying an old Sturdevant-Richmont on ebay and using it for 50 years.
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    There have been some suspicious looking climb...

    There have been some suspicious looking climb numbers circulating around twitter pretty much for the entire tour in the mountains. Not just Nibbles, but a few others too. Mainly Nibbles.
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    I wear my TT helmet so high on my head that it points very much down when I am standing.
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    Don't wink at the camera

    Don't wink at the camera
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    The high point of each day has been watching...

    The high point of each day has been watching Frankie Andreu's analysis of these stages.

    Mr. Blunt.
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    I miss Johnny

    I miss Johnny
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    kudos to Occam

    kudos to Occam
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    If you want to see the speeds they were doing...

    If you want to see the speeds they were doing over various terrain Bike Ride Profile | Hectic day! near Tallard | Times and Records | Strava
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    They actually averaged 44kph+ over the whole...

    They actually averaged 44kph+ over the whole race. I'm betting on Phil just forgetting units.
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    He was talking about going to worlds

    He was talking about going to worlds
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