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Old 05-14-21, 01:42 PM
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Set up a removable front basket system using a front pannier rack and a click on system that is meant for the rear of the bike (MIK) and a Basil basket. It took a stupid amount of research to make it happen and I'm damn proud of the outcome.
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Old 05-16-21, 04:55 PM
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It was time for new tires and I went with the Continental GP5Ks with the tan/cream sidewalls. I like skin-walls and gum-walls on older bikes and this little retro touch gives the bike a little pop.


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Old 05-17-21, 07:28 AM
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Garmin Rally RS200!!! I got 20% off too!

How'd you get 20% off? Do tell....
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Old 05-17-21, 09:18 AM
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Set of Conti GP5000's and a new floor pump.
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Old 05-18-21, 06:57 PM
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I bought four tubes and some chain lube this morning.
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Old 05-18-21, 07:36 PM
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Reynolds Aero 46 Black Label Carbon Disc Wheelset

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Old 05-18-21, 10:12 PM
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Ultegra 6800 11-28 cassette
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Nitto Mod 55 bars
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Old 05-19-21, 04:49 PM
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Made the $1/gram cut by shaving 35 grams against the older pump (that was getting a bit hinky with the hose). Nice and tiny nestled in its cage mount bracket, but I hope to never have to use it


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Old 05-19-21, 05:05 PM
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Latest purchase is a new brooks B-17 saddle that I'm trying to break in--yep
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Old 05-19-21, 10:07 PM
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Another Giro Synthe.
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Old 05-20-21, 07:25 AM
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Shamal Carbon db wheelset.

Rotor INPower w/42T crankset + Goodyear F1 32c tubeless tires.

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Old 05-20-21, 08:39 AM
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Latest Cycle Related Purchase

Well … This.
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Old 06-02-21, 09:13 AM
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Specialized power arc saddle.
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Old 06-02-21, 06:50 PM
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Tubelss 25c Bontrager R3s on Domane 4.0

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Old 06-03-21, 05:29 PM
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We’ve got a month long, family trip starting in July coming up. We’re driving cross country and back, with our bikes in tow. I decided to get a Feedback Sports Omnium portable trainer w/progressive resistance. Just something to have for those days I can’t ride on the road.
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Old 06-04-21, 05:39 AM
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I bought the Specialized Stem Accessory Mount to replace my K-Edge.




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Old 06-04-21, 06:08 AM
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New sissy bar. I had a little structural issue with the old one.
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Old 06-04-21, 06:31 AM
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Originally Posted by Sy Reene
Made the $1/gram cut by shaving 35 grams against the older pump (that was getting a bit hinky with the hose). Nice and tiny nestled in its cage mount bracket, but I hope to never have to use it


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I just picked one up too as a backup to my Co2 system. I've actually been re looking the tools I am carrying and wanted two things...The first that the tools were actually usable. In other words, I didn't want some multi-tool that could have problems accessing a bolt or problems getting a grip on. The second was everything needed to be compact and fit in the back of my jersey pocket (I dislike saddle bags). Finding a tool that was really usable took a little research, but I found this ratchet with extension and all the bits made by Prestacycle. The ratchet mechanism is rated to 60Nm which means you can take off a pedal if needed. It also has a calibrated torque mechanism on the end which can be used for tightening anything from 2-10Nm. Everything fits in the neoprene sunglass case at the top.

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Old 06-07-21, 07:39 PM
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Muc-off tire sealant
Air Shot tire booster
A few smaller jerseys and a smaller pair of bike shorts(lost 38lbs so far)
Pedal wrench
Helmet rain cover
Chamois cream
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Old 06-11-21, 08:24 PM
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New shoes for the Felt.





Picked up these lightly used cl50 wheels locally as my rear zipp 30 alloy with Felt brand hub was on its last legs . Regreased the internals on these, centerlock rotors i had socked into the parts bin last year for a rainy day (oem setup was 6 bolt) and the Conti clinchers just showed up today from westernbikeworks. Tomorrow morning i'll deal with the rotor rub and take it for a tester.

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Old 06-12-21, 09:41 PM
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these two are on the way...

Sidi Genius 7 SR Mega 43 (Open Box)

SH-51 SPD cleat set
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Old 06-12-21, 10:23 PM
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Pick this up today.

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Old 06-12-21, 10:36 PM
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Just received a 50/34 silver FSA 110 BCD set of chainrings I bought on EBay. Silver FSA chainrings for that BCD size are hard to find. The set is a takeoff and never used.


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Old 06-13-21, 06:50 AM
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10mm hex for the crank
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