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My PowerTap is messing up.

Old 08-10-08, 07:11 PM
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My PowerTap is messing up.

Cause every time I sprint now it reads 1000 WATTS +

Finally starting to see some gains.
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Old 08-10-08, 07:24 PM
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Lol.
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Old 08-10-08, 08:23 PM
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Funny the first time you see that 4th digit, huh?
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Old 08-12-08, 07:18 PM
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Originally Posted by waterrockets
Funny the first time you see that 4th digit, huh?
Yup I can now say I have 5 sec power over 1000 Watts.

How long do pro riders stay over 1000 Watts? 30 seconds?

It would be cool to see what kind of speed I could get with a good lead out. On the flats I'm near 40mph now.
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but seriously, good work on the improvement. Kinda makes it a worthwhile investment huh...
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but seriously, good work on the improvement. Kinda makes it a worthwhile investment huh...
Yeah but it still flashes "You Wuss" a lot.
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Originally Posted by ryanhulce
How long do pro riders stay over 1000 Watts? 30 seconds?
I'd bet most of them are over that. I've held 1008W for 34 seconds, so a Euro pro as big as me would probably be able to hold that for over a minute.
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Nice! No more 600+ watt sprints like in the century last year, eh?
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Originally Posted by ryanhulce
Yup I can now say I have 5 sec power over 1000 Watts.

How long do pro riders stay over 1000 Watts? 30 seconds?

It would be cool to see what kind of speed I could get with a good lead out. On the flats I'm near 40mph now.
Nice.

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a graph or it never happened
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