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Old 06-30-09, 06:31 PM
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Originally Posted by v70cat View Post
How does the Watt meter help you?
Hermes hit it square but let me add my simplification.
If you want to know how well you are performing on a bike - power is the direct measurement.
Wind and it's associated resistance can make a big difference in our other measures. If you are wearing a jacket one day and manage 18mph average and wearing just a tight jersey the other and manage 19mph can you tell me on which day your power output was better? A power meter will and it is the cats meow!
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