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Forum: Road Cycling
03-04-11, 10:24 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,633
Posted By BikesAreCool123

^ The Z5 is Parlee's Asian made model. It is...

^ The Z5 is Parlee's Asian made model. It is still a fantastic bike and I would encourage you to think about it. I have never ridden a supersix, but they seem to have lots of fans as well. You are...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-21-11, 10:51 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,243
Posted By BikesAreCool123

Tubeless is the future.

Tubeless is the future.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-20-11, 08:29 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,681
Posted By BikesAreCool123

It's not. I am a professor at a Big 10...

It's not. I am a professor at a Big 10 university. Our hours are flexible as they get. There is seldom a week in which I truly cannot spare enough time to get in a good ride or two during the week. I...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-19-11, 02:19 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,681
Posted By BikesAreCool123

Commute. Or, go to grad school and then...

Commute.

Or, go to grad school and then become a professor.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-09-11, 09:08 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,427
Posted By BikesAreCool123

Does anyone know the actual seat tube (C-C) on a...

Does anyone know the actual seat tube (C-C) on a 51cm R3? I have one on order, but am trying to figure out how long of a seatpost I need.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-05-11, 10:32 AM
Replies: 184
Views: 5,065
Posted By BikesAreCool123

20

20
Forum: Road Cycling
01-22-11, 04:43 PM
Forum: Road Cycling
12-31-10, 10:07 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 220
Posted By BikesAreCool123

HED Scorpio

Has anyone been on a pair of these? I am strongly considering ordering a pair, but my LBS has none in stock to try out. I would appreciate any feedback.

Thanks.
...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-20-10, 10:54 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,321
Posted By BikesAreCool123

We need pics in order to make an informed...

We need pics in order to make an informed decision.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-09-10, 02:14 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,512
Posted By BikesAreCool123

Has anyone tried to remove the red stripe on the...

Has anyone tried to remove the red stripe on the team stem? It really kills the look of my bike!
Forum: Road Cycling
12-06-10, 10:41 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,327
Posted By BikesAreCool123

****

****
Forum: Road Cycling
12-02-10, 03:04 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 3,815
Posted By BikesAreCool123

Whenever I buy something, I think - would I...

Whenever I buy something, I think - would I rather have this or ::whatver bike schwag I am wanting:: ? Somtimes, I the answer is yes, often it is no.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-25-10, 09:48 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 957
Posted By BikesAreCool123

Thanks for the info.

Thanks for the info.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-25-10, 07:18 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 957
Posted By BikesAreCool123

If you don't mind me asking: How many miles did...

If you don't mind me asking: How many miles did you get out of your 303s and why did they fail? I am thinking about picking up a set of these wheels.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-13-10, 03:06 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,488
Posted By BikesAreCool123

How much steerer tube do you think you need? I...

How much steerer tube do you think you need? I have a cannondale ultra fork that came with my caad9. I will sell it for 60 bucks shipped.

You can also buy forks directly from cannondale. The 2010...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-02-10, 10:19 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 987
Posted By BikesAreCool123

The site is not updated. The pricing shows the...

The site is not updated. The pricing shows the current R3 sale prices.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-30-10, 02:15 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,645
Posted By BikesAreCool123

mavic ksyrium sl

mavic ksyrium sl
Forum: Road Cycling
10-24-10, 07:13 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,556
Posted By BikesAreCool123

I have been wondering the same thing....

I have been wondering the same thing....
Forum: Road Cycling
10-20-10, 02:24 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,059
Posted By BikesAreCool123

best alu frame ever made > cheapo carbon

best alu frame ever made > cheapo carbon
Forum: Road Cycling
10-20-10, 11:41 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,059
Posted By BikesAreCool123

based on your other posts, i am going to assume...

based on your other posts, i am going to assume you are for real. go with the lbs. please. the caad is a better bike anyways.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-19-10, 10:10 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,988
Posted By BikesAreCool123

How short is that guy? I mean that bike is TINY.

How short is that guy? I mean that bike is TINY.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-16-10, 11:38 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,005
Posted By BikesAreCool123

Carbon wrapping would only add weight. That is...

Carbon wrapping would only add weight. That is not what red is about. They are carbon. I should know too, I cracked the arms once.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-05-10, 12:51 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 7,633
Posted By BikesAreCool123

The fork on the Rival bike is different (read...

The fork on the Rival bike is different (read heavier). They are going out of thier way to offer a lower cost entry level model. That is not something that we should chastise them for.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-04-10, 07:50 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 7,633
Posted By BikesAreCool123

The 2011 R3 should offer much better handeling,...

The 2011 R3 should offer much better handeling, espically in smaller sizes. That is why I am waiting for it instead of getting a 10 model.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-02-10, 10:21 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 518
Posted By BikesAreCool123

The LBS should be able to box it up. Someone just...

The LBS should be able to box it up. Someone just needs to come in, pay up, and drop it off at a UPS store. I'd help you out, but I am not local. If I was, I would want you to pay me first. You are...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-29-10, 12:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 548
Posted By BikesAreCool123

i was in the same position as you a few years...

i was in the same position as you a few years ago. not worth it. save up and buy a proper road bike.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-27-10, 11:24 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 7,633
Posted By BikesAreCool123

'11 frame is only $300 more than the discounted...

'11 frame is only $300 more than the discounted '10 frame.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-22-10, 07:58 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,545
Posted By BikesAreCool123

$2800 for the frame. You can get it with Rival...

$2800 for the frame. You can get it with Rival for $3200, but it will have a heavier fork.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-08-10, 01:15 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 203
Posted By BikesAreCool123

Wheelbase on a 51cm 2010 R3

Does anyone know what the wheelbase on a 51cm 2010 R3 is? I am trying to compare this to my current bike before I pull the trigger.

Thanks for any help.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-28-10, 01:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 271
Posted By BikesAreCool123

The bike is a 49cm, which seems to have a small...

The bike is a 49cm, which seems to have a small headtube angle than the other sizes in the line (most of which are 73 degs)
Forum: Road Cycling
08-28-10, 12:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 965
Posted By BikesAreCool123

I have always wanted an R3, but I have always...

I have always wanted an R3, but I have always ridden a blue bike. Stupid? Sure. But that's what makes me happy.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-28-10, 12:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 271
Posted By BikesAreCool123

head tube angle and wheelbase

A smaller headtube angle (71 degs instead of 73 degs in the bikes that I am looking at) means a longer wheelbase, correct? Or do I have this backwards? Thanks for the help!
Forum: Road Cycling
08-28-10, 11:04 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 965
Posted By BikesAreCool123

2011 Cervelo

Rumor has it that the R3 will have a blue paint job. Can ayone confirm? If this is true, I have to begin some serious negotiations with the wife.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-18-10, 02:36 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 10,797
Posted By BikesAreCool123

Oh ya and ****

Oh ya and ****
Forum: Road Cycling
08-18-10, 02:36 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 10,797
Posted By BikesAreCool123

Show me a negative Bicycling magazine review.

Show me a negative Bicycling magazine review.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-18-10, 02:34 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 10,797
Posted By BikesAreCool123

Um. That's not quite right.

Um. That's not quite right.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-12-10, 12:12 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 7,088
Posted By BikesAreCool123

Woah. Specialized is selling bikes with dura ace?...

Woah. Specialized is selling bikes with dura ace? What kind of bike company would do something crazy like that**********??
Forum: Road Cycling
08-11-10, 10:18 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,151
Posted By BikesAreCool123

caad 9

caad 9
Forum: Road Cycling
08-10-10, 11:59 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,271
Posted By BikesAreCool123

They look good on that white paint job.

They look good on that white paint job.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-10-10, 11:55 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,674
Posted By BikesAreCool123

love the blue.

love the blue.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-08-10, 06:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 548
Posted By BikesAreCool123

caad 10

caad 10
Forum: Road Cycling
08-02-10, 12:34 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 9,176
Posted By BikesAreCool123

Anyone else notice that the geometry looks...

Anyone else notice that the geometry looks different? I am looking at the 51cm. I would be happy with this change, as I fall in between sizes with the current 49 or 52cm set ups.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-28-10, 01:06 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 664
Posted By BikesAreCool123

Bontrager tubes are always a bad idea.

Bontrager tubes are always a bad idea.
07-27-10, 12:10 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 928
Posted By BikesAreCool123

Is this some kind of joke????

Is this some kind of joke????
Forum: Road Cycling
07-14-10, 01:50 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 824
Posted By BikesAreCool123

I bought an aftermarket premium fork and it came...

I bought an aftermarket premium fork and it came with a star nut....freaked me out so I kept my ultra fork on the bike.....do all premium forks come like this???
Forum: Road Cycling
07-07-10, 01:50 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,811
Posted By BikesAreCool123

Dude, I would be thrilled if my wife bought me...

Dude, I would be thrilled if my wife bought me anything (no matter how fredish) that was meant to encouage my riding.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-02-10, 09:57 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,523
Posted By BikesAreCool123

Done. 16.1 pounds as pictured. ...

Done. 16.1 pounds as pictured.

http://www.bikeforums.net/images/misc/pencil.png
Forum: Road Cycling
06-30-10, 12:39 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,014
Posted By BikesAreCool123

I have seen them on go for as little as $1200 on...

I have seen them on go for as little as $1200 on ebay.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-28-10, 02:36 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,950
Posted By BikesAreCool123

Post when you've headed out the door AFTER...

Post when you've headed out the door AFTER hearing the tornado sirens go off.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-28-10, 02:06 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 571
Posted By BikesAreCool123

Do you have ADHD? If so, I recommend ProCycling.

Do you have ADHD? If so, I recommend ProCycling.
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