Go Back  Bike Forums > Bike Forums > Road Cycling
Reload this Page >

Your Most Recent Cycling-related Purchase

Notices
Road Cycling “It is by riding a bicycle that you learn the contours of a country best, since you have to sweat up the hills and coast down them. Thus you remember them as they actually are, while in a motor car only a high hill impresses you, and you have no such accurate remembrance of country you have driven through as you gain by riding a bicycle.” -- Ernest Hemingway

Your Most Recent Cycling-related Purchase

Old 08-31-21, 09:37 AM
  #20076  
Newbie
 
C0UG4R's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2021
Location: Snohomish WA
Posts: 35

Bikes: 1984 Serotta Nova Special, 1976 Zeus, 1995 Park Pre Pro825, 1992 Cannondale M800, 1993 Bridgestone MB-1

Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 11 Post(s)
Liked 152 Times in 25 Posts
Just bought a 1976 Zeus that came with a set of extra parts from an auction at Cino Heroica.
C0UG4R is offline  
Old 08-31-21, 12:32 PM
  #20077  
Sunshine
 
mstateglfr's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2014
Location: Des Moines, IA
Posts: 16,697

Bikes: '18 class built steel roadbike, '19 Fairlight Secan, '88 Schwinn Premis , Black Mountain Cycles Monstercross V4, '89 Novara Trionfo

Mentioned: 124 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 11044 Post(s)
Liked 7,594 Times in 4,234 Posts
off brand Garmin Varia seatpost mount


brooks c17 all weather, since a lot of the top on one of my original c17 saddles is finally worn away.


400x27.2 Whisky no7 offset carbon seatpost since the current 350mm Easton seatpost is basically right at the min insert line and there is a slight clicking every now and then from somewhere in the saddle/seatpost area. This will give more surface area inside the seat tube and maybe itll feel different from the aluminum seatpost its replacing.
mstateglfr is offline  
Old 09-01-21, 06:43 PM
  #20078  
Senior Member
 
ussprinceton's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Durham, NC 27705 USA
Posts: 1,077

Bikes: '18 S-Works Tarmac (white letters), '18 S-Works Tarmac (black letters), '22 Allez Elite, '16 Emonda SL, '03 fuel100, '14 adventure3

Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 114 Post(s)
Liked 82 Times in 66 Posts
ussprinceton is offline  
Likes For ussprinceton:
Old 09-02-21, 11:01 AM
  #20079  
Senior Member
 
ARPRINCE's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: 38° 53' 51.635" N 77° 2' 11.507" W
Posts: 863

Bikes: 2021 Tern Verge X11 + Cannondale 2016 CAAD12 eTap + 2011 Synapse Alloy 5 Ultegra

Mentioned: 3 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 150 Post(s)
Liked 24 Times in 16 Posts
Anodized headset spacer (5mm).

ARPRINCE is offline  
Old 09-02-21, 11:05 AM
  #20080  
Senior Member
 
ussprinceton's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Durham, NC 27705 USA
Posts: 1,077

Bikes: '18 S-Works Tarmac (white letters), '18 S-Works Tarmac (black letters), '22 Allez Elite, '16 Emonda SL, '03 fuel100, '14 adventure3

Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 114 Post(s)
Liked 82 Times in 66 Posts
ussprinceton is offline  
Old 09-02-21, 11:11 AM
  #20081  
Habitual User
 
Eric F's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2020
Location: Altadena, CA
Posts: 8,122

Bikes: 2023 Niner RLT 9 RDO, 2018 Trek Procaliber 9.9 RSL, 2018 Storck Fascenario.3 Platinum, 2003 Time VX Special Pro, 2001 Colnago VIP, 1999 Trek 9900 singlespeed, 1977 Nishiki ONP

Mentioned: 5 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 5040 Post(s)
Liked 8,276 Times in 3,909 Posts
A pair of these...


I'm done with Conti GP5KTLs.
__________________
"Swedish fish. They're protein shaped." - livedarklions
Eric F is online now  
Likes For Eric F:
Old 09-02-21, 12:20 PM
  #20082  
Senior Member
 
ussprinceton's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Durham, NC 27705 USA
Posts: 1,077

Bikes: '18 S-Works Tarmac (white letters), '18 S-Works Tarmac (black letters), '22 Allez Elite, '16 Emonda SL, '03 fuel100, '14 adventure3

Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 114 Post(s)
Liked 82 Times in 66 Posts
ussprinceton is offline  
Old 09-02-21, 01:10 PM
  #20083  
Senior Member
 
WhyFi's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: TC, MN
Posts: 39,520

Bikes: R3 Disc, Haanjo

Mentioned: 354 Post(s)
Tagged: 1 Thread(s)
Quoted: 20810 Post(s)
Liked 9,456 Times in 4,672 Posts
Originally Posted by Eric F
A pair of these...


I'm done with Conti GP5KTLs.
Ooooh, I've been looking for a skinwall tubeless - they weren't available when I ordered mine in the spring.
WhyFi is offline  
Likes For WhyFi:
Old 09-02-21, 01:13 PM
  #20084  
Habitual User
 
Eric F's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2020
Location: Altadena, CA
Posts: 8,122

Bikes: 2023 Niner RLT 9 RDO, 2018 Trek Procaliber 9.9 RSL, 2018 Storck Fascenario.3 Platinum, 2003 Time VX Special Pro, 2001 Colnago VIP, 1999 Trek 9900 singlespeed, 1977 Nishiki ONP

Mentioned: 5 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 5040 Post(s)
Liked 8,276 Times in 3,909 Posts
Originally Posted by WhyFi
Ooooh, I've been looking for a skinwall tubeless - they weren't available when I ordered mine in the spring.
Lordgun has them. Thanks to you for turning me on to Lordgun.
__________________
"Swedish fish. They're protein shaped." - livedarklions
Eric F is online now  
Likes For Eric F:
Old 09-02-21, 01:22 PM
  #20085  
Senior Member
 
WhyFi's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: TC, MN
Posts: 39,520

Bikes: R3 Disc, Haanjo

Mentioned: 354 Post(s)
Tagged: 1 Thread(s)
Quoted: 20810 Post(s)
Liked 9,456 Times in 4,672 Posts
Originally Posted by Eric F
Lordgun has them. Thanks to you for turning me on to Lordgun.
Ouch - that price, though. The 28s are $73 each and I assume that there's the usual ~$25 shipping.

Good thing I have some tires to hold me over for some better deals.... in a year or so.
WhyFi is offline  
Old 09-02-21, 01:23 PM
  #20086  
Senior Member
 
ussprinceton's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Durham, NC 27705 USA
Posts: 1,077

Bikes: '18 S-Works Tarmac (white letters), '18 S-Works Tarmac (black letters), '22 Allez Elite, '16 Emonda SL, '03 fuel100, '14 adventure3

Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 114 Post(s)
Liked 82 Times in 66 Posts
ussprinceton is offline  
Old 09-02-21, 01:25 PM
  #20087  
Habitual User
 
Eric F's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2020
Location: Altadena, CA
Posts: 8,122

Bikes: 2023 Niner RLT 9 RDO, 2018 Trek Procaliber 9.9 RSL, 2018 Storck Fascenario.3 Platinum, 2003 Time VX Special Pro, 2001 Colnago VIP, 1999 Trek 9900 singlespeed, 1977 Nishiki ONP

Mentioned: 5 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 5040 Post(s)
Liked 8,276 Times in 3,909 Posts
Originally Posted by WhyFi
Ouch - that price, though. The 28s are $73 each and I assume that there's the usual ~$25 shipping.

Good thing I have some tires to hold me over for some better deals.... in a year or so.
I got the 26s for $64 ea. $146 for a pair, including shipping. I wasn't finding them any cheaper anywhere else.
__________________
"Swedish fish. They're protein shaped." - livedarklions
Eric F is online now  
Old 09-02-21, 01:29 PM
  #20088  
Senior Member
 
WhyFi's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: TC, MN
Posts: 39,520

Bikes: R3 Disc, Haanjo

Mentioned: 354 Post(s)
Tagged: 1 Thread(s)
Quoted: 20810 Post(s)
Liked 9,456 Times in 4,672 Posts
Originally Posted by Eric F
I got the 26s for $64 ea. $146 for a pair, including shipping. I wasn't finding them any cheaper anywhere else.
Yeah, that's the price that I'm seeing for the 26s - it looks like their shipping costs have come down a bit.

For reference, my 28s (black sidewalls) were $46 each in the spring.
WhyFi is offline  
Old 09-02-21, 01:34 PM
  #20089  
Habitual User
 
Eric F's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2020
Location: Altadena, CA
Posts: 8,122

Bikes: 2023 Niner RLT 9 RDO, 2018 Trek Procaliber 9.9 RSL, 2018 Storck Fascenario.3 Platinum, 2003 Time VX Special Pro, 2001 Colnago VIP, 1999 Trek 9900 singlespeed, 1977 Nishiki ONP

Mentioned: 5 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 5040 Post(s)
Liked 8,276 Times in 3,909 Posts
Originally Posted by WhyFi
Yeah, that's the price that I'm seeing for the 26s - it looks like their shipping costs have come down a bit.

For reference, my 28s (black sidewalls) were $46 each in the spring.
That's a good price! I couldn't resist the skinwalls, though.
__________________
"Swedish fish. They're protein shaped." - livedarklions
Eric F is online now  
Old 09-02-21, 01:49 PM
  #20090  
Senior Member
 
ussprinceton's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Durham, NC 27705 USA
Posts: 1,077

Bikes: '18 S-Works Tarmac (white letters), '18 S-Works Tarmac (black letters), '22 Allez Elite, '16 Emonda SL, '03 fuel100, '14 adventure3

Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 114 Post(s)
Liked 82 Times in 66 Posts
ussprinceton is offline  
Likes For ussprinceton:
Old 09-03-21, 04:01 PM
  #20091  
Senior Member
 
ussprinceton's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Durham, NC 27705 USA
Posts: 1,077

Bikes: '18 S-Works Tarmac (white letters), '18 S-Works Tarmac (black letters), '22 Allez Elite, '16 Emonda SL, '03 fuel100, '14 adventure3

Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 114 Post(s)
Liked 82 Times in 66 Posts
ussprinceton is offline  
Old 09-03-21, 04:05 PM
  #20092  
Senior Member
 
jaxgtr's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Jacksonville, FL
Posts: 6,926

Bikes: Trek Domane SLR 7 AXS, Trek CheckPoint SL7 AXS, Trek Emonda ALR AXS, Trek FX 5 Sport

Mentioned: 2 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 781 Post(s)
Liked 1,805 Times in 1,038 Posts
Originally Posted by Eric F
A pair of these...


I'm done with Conti GP5KTLs.
These are really nice riding tires. I put some on my wifes bike and have a set on my Emonda.
__________________
Brian | 2023 Trek Domane SLR 7 AXS | 2023 Trek CheckPoint SL 7 AXS | 2016 Trek Emonda ALR | 2022 Trek FX Sport 5
Originally Posted by AEO
you should learn to embrace change, and mock it's failings every step of the way.



jaxgtr is offline  
Old 09-03-21, 04:07 PM
  #20093  
Senior Member
 
jaxgtr's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Jacksonville, FL
Posts: 6,926

Bikes: Trek Domane SLR 7 AXS, Trek CheckPoint SL7 AXS, Trek Emonda ALR AXS, Trek FX 5 Sport

Mentioned: 2 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 781 Post(s)
Liked 1,805 Times in 1,038 Posts
Originally Posted by WhyFi
Ouch - that price, though. The 28s are $73 each and I assume that there's the usual ~$25 shipping.

Good thing I have some tires to hold me over for some better deals.... in a year or so.
Yea I decided I did not need the gumwalls that bad. So I just stuck with black walls. I got some 30's a week or so ago at $49 each.
__________________
Brian | 2023 Trek Domane SLR 7 AXS | 2023 Trek CheckPoint SL 7 AXS | 2016 Trek Emonda ALR | 2022 Trek FX Sport 5
Originally Posted by AEO
you should learn to embrace change, and mock it's failings every step of the way.



jaxgtr is offline  
Old 09-03-21, 04:20 PM
  #20094  
Senior Member
 
jaxgtr's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Jacksonville, FL
Posts: 6,926

Bikes: Trek Domane SLR 7 AXS, Trek CheckPoint SL7 AXS, Trek Emonda ALR AXS, Trek FX 5 Sport

Mentioned: 2 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 781 Post(s)
Liked 1,805 Times in 1,038 Posts
2 sets of Hold Fast tubeless valves.

Also ordered a Stages SB20 smart bike. My wife is riding my Wahoo Kickr more and having to swap bikes and swap cassette is becoming tiresome and I just don't have the room a 2 Kickr setup.
__________________
Brian | 2023 Trek Domane SLR 7 AXS | 2023 Trek CheckPoint SL 7 AXS | 2016 Trek Emonda ALR | 2022 Trek FX Sport 5
Originally Posted by AEO
you should learn to embrace change, and mock it's failings every step of the way.



jaxgtr is offline  
Old 09-03-21, 06:05 PM
  #20095  
Senior Member
 
ussprinceton's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Durham, NC 27705 USA
Posts: 1,077

Bikes: '18 S-Works Tarmac (white letters), '18 S-Works Tarmac (black letters), '22 Allez Elite, '16 Emonda SL, '03 fuel100, '14 adventure3

Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 114 Post(s)
Liked 82 Times in 66 Posts
ussprinceton is offline  
Likes For ussprinceton:
Old 09-05-21, 10:49 AM
  #20096  
Senior Member
 
DarKris's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2015
Location: Buffalo, NY
Posts: 619

Bikes: Kona Kahuna DL Drop Bar - Sensah SRX Pro 1x11 (2012 Frame), Giant Toughroad GX 1 - Shimano Road Hydro + SLX 1x10 (2018), Diamondback Sync'r - SRAM NX 1x12 (2020)

Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 160 Post(s)
Liked 97 Times in 54 Posts
Curve Walmer 60cm for my drop-bar hardtail

DarKris is offline  
Old 09-05-21, 06:10 PM
  #20097  
Senior Member
 
ussprinceton's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Durham, NC 27705 USA
Posts: 1,077

Bikes: '18 S-Works Tarmac (white letters), '18 S-Works Tarmac (black letters), '22 Allez Elite, '16 Emonda SL, '03 fuel100, '14 adventure3

Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 114 Post(s)
Liked 82 Times in 66 Posts
ussprinceton is offline  
Old 09-05-21, 07:42 PM
  #20098  
Sunshine
 
mstateglfr's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2014
Location: Des Moines, IA
Posts: 16,697

Bikes: '18 class built steel roadbike, '19 Fairlight Secan, '88 Schwinn Premis , Black Mountain Cycles Monstercross V4, '89 Novara Trionfo

Mentioned: 124 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 11044 Post(s)
Liked 7,594 Times in 4,234 Posts
Originally Posted by ussprinceton
are all these recent purchases going on the same bike?

Rack, plastic shopping box, Schrader tube, cheap be seen lights, then a Cdale crank.
mstateglfr is offline  
Likes For mstateglfr:
Old 09-06-21, 05:27 AM
  #20099  
Senior Member
 
ussprinceton's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Durham, NC 27705 USA
Posts: 1,077

Bikes: '18 S-Works Tarmac (white letters), '18 S-Works Tarmac (black letters), '22 Allez Elite, '16 Emonda SL, '03 fuel100, '14 adventure3

Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 114 Post(s)
Liked 82 Times in 66 Posts
Originally Posted by mstateglfr
are all these recent purchases going on the same bike?

Rack, plastic shopping box, Schrader tube, cheap be seen lights, then a Cdale crank.
lol, yes, these purchases were recent, but not going on the same bike. I own 10+ bicycles
ussprinceton is offline  
Old 09-06-21, 05:41 AM
  #20100  
Senior Member
 
ussprinceton's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Durham, NC 27705 USA
Posts: 1,077

Bikes: '18 S-Works Tarmac (white letters), '18 S-Works Tarmac (black letters), '22 Allez Elite, '16 Emonda SL, '03 fuel100, '14 adventure3

Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 114 Post(s)
Liked 82 Times in 66 Posts
ussprinceton is offline  

Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service -

Copyright © 2024 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.