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    That "very wise" describes RChung. "Wise guy" is...

    That "very wise" describes RChung. "Wise guy" is a better fit.
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    Every once in a while a thread actually destroys...

    Every once in a while a thread actually destroys knowledge, creates ignorance, and leaves the world worse off than if it had never existed. This is one of those threads.
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    Then "everything you've read" isn't "everything...

    Then "everything you've read" isn't "everything that's been written." At serious racing speeds in zero wind a really good aero frame can save more than a minute in a 20 mile TT over an already not...
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    This is a painful thread to read. There is a lot...

    This is a painful thread to read. There is a lot of bad advice being given. Even some of the posts with good advice have some bad advice sprinkled in.

    The best advice in this thread is gregf83's....
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    Greg gave you the effectively correct answer:...

    Greg gave you the effectively correct answer: most PMs on the market today transmit with ANT+ so a standard ANT+ head unit will receive what is being sent, more or less. However, every PM is slightly...
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    Hmmm. It can occasionally be useful that the data...

    Hmmm. It can occasionally be useful that the data aren't indistinguishable in form and information.
  7. Thread: Beat by a bent.

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    I've both passed and been passed by enough...

    I've both passed and been passed by enough (unfaired) bikes of every type that I don't find that particular metric to be very informative.
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    I'm pretty sure delcrossv has seen the Varna and...

    I'm pretty sure delcrossv has seen the Varna and VeloX up close. He may be able to tell you their turning radii. And, as I noted, restricted steering isn't the only problem with using those bikes on...
  9. Thread: Beat by a bent.

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    The Varna Diablo and VeloX are designed to go...

    The Varna Diablo and VeloX are designed to go straight, no turns. They have restricted steering and the VeloX doesn't even have a windshield -- it's a camera bike. They need support when they start...
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    That's pretty irrelevant. Most of those world...

    That's pretty irrelevant. Most of those world record bikes wouldn't be usable on a MUP. Most DF world record bikes could be used on a regular road (you might not want to do that, but you could).
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    I've only seen a couple of people with Vectors,...

    I've only seen a couple of people with Vectors, and one who had Look Power pedals, who sent me files where they paired the files with either a Power Tap or a Quarq. I also have a bunch of files from...
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    I wasn't saying a speed sensor is useful because...

    I wasn't saying a speed sensor is useful because of distance, I was saying it's useful because it provides a check on data quality. On a trainer, wheel speed and wheel distance aren't very useful...
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    We no. He brok his clavicle and is typin w one...

    We no. He brok his clavicle and is typin w one hnd. Mayb u cud improve ur reading comprehension. Or at least ur compassion.
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    Cadence usually isn't terribly useful for...

    Cadence usually isn't terribly useful for training but in the odd and specific case of a Stages on a trainer, knowing cadence and wheel speed can be useful since the trainer is what is setting the...
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    These data were from 2004. Here are photos of...

    These data were from 2004. Here are photos of Earl Boykins and Shawn Bradley. As you can see from the chart, in 2004 Bradley had a higher BMI than Boykins, i.e., Bradley would have to loose weight in...
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    http://anonymous.coward.free.fr/rbr/nba-tdf-bmi.pn...

    http://anonymous.coward.free.fr/rbr/nba-tdf-bmi.png
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    How do you measure "equally" skinny?

    How do you measure "equally" skinny?
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    To get faster you either need to increase your power or reduce your drag. To increase your power you either need to increase your time on the bike or increase your intensity while on the bike....
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    http://anonymous.coward.free.fr/rbr/tdf04-bmi.png...

    http://anonymous.coward.free.fr/rbr/tdf04-bmi.png

    http://anonymous.coward.free.fr/rbr/tdf06-bmi.png

    1. Current UCI minimum bike mass is 6.8kg whether you're small or big, so that will be a...
  20. Here's a little history of how "220-age" came to...

    Here's a little history of how "220-age" came to be.
    'Maximum' Heart Rate Theory Is Challenged - NYTimes.com
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    People often think that if someone is fast then...

    People often think that if someone is fast then they must know a lot about training; people often think if you're slow then you can't. I'm personally slow but I'm faster than I would have been...
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    I do some TT'ing but nowadays I spend most of my...

    I do some TT'ing but nowadays I spend most of my summers in France so my "races" are mostly the normal kinds of cut-throat rides with friends and club mates, with an occasional cyclosportif tossed...
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    My bread-and-butter training is for FTP....

    My bread-and-butter training is for FTP. Depending on what my schedule is (actually, what my wife and kids and job say my schedule is) I can do that with long rides at low intensity or shorter rides...
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    One of the reasons I showed that plot way up...

    One of the reasons I showed that plot way up above was because it illustrates that different races have different kinds of demands. If you saw a QA plot for each race that would emphasize it more. If...
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    I train with power but I haven't used a HR belt...

    I train with power but I haven't used a HR belt for maybe the last 6 or 7 years. The battery needed replacing but I thought about how I'd been using the information it provided and decided it wasn't...
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