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02-21-21, 09:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 281
Posted By spelger

Short improptu RGT cycling review

Thought i would give a review of RGT. In case you do not know RGT is a competitor with Zwift in that it offers a virtual world for riding. That is probably where the similarity ends though. While RGT...
02-14-21, 09:12 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 5,926
Posted By spelger

you are putting us all to shame with this setup, ...

you are putting us all to shame with this setup, especially mine in post #18. Nice!
02-14-21, 09:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 332
Posted By spelger

I would be very surprised if it worked...

I would be very surprised if it worked flawlessly. RF does not transmit through metal. It goes around it, a tube may act like a waveguide though and a signal may be directed it the right direction...
02-09-21, 07:22 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 597
Posted By spelger

The tiger has broken free

And she is out! A better wrench was all i needed. Now to get a replacement. If you look closely there are some metal shavings in the grease. i could not find a source for this after i cleaned it up....
02-08-21, 09:54 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 597
Posted By spelger

Bike is an aluminum trek 1.2 about 2007 if i...

Bike is an aluminum trek 1.2 about 2007 if i recall. the BB from the outside looks exactly like the photo that '02 nrs (https://www.bikeforums.net/members/-02-nrs-186482.html) posted, except dirty.
...
02-08-21, 02:21 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 5,926
Posted By spelger

a little unrelated but... can you have a...

a little unrelated but...

can you have a look at this thread and comment...?

https://www.bikeforums.net/training-nutrition/1223267-wahoo-axis-action-feet.html
02-07-21, 06:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 530
Posted By spelger

do you mean these in this photo? ...

do you mean these in this photo?

https://www.bikeforums.net/21906539-post57.html

i've been wondering about them myself. maybe Hypno Toad...
02-06-21, 12:52 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,496
Posted By spelger

I have read and implemented the ANT+ FE-C...

I have read and implemented the ANT+ FE-C controller documentation for calibration and there is no real useful data for an application to use when it comes to calibration. the cal procedure is really...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-04-21, 02:07 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,511
Posted By spelger

no one told me guessing was allowed.

no one told me guessing was allowed.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-03-21, 09:14 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,511
Posted By spelger

try hopping on her trainer and see what numbers...

try hopping on her trainer and see what numbers you come up with.

honestly, just because you can lift all of that i don't think it really means anything. unless of course you can continuously do...
02-02-21, 11:07 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 4,463
Posted By spelger

i agree with genejockey...

i agree with genejockey (https://www.bikeforums.net/members/genejockey-88437.html). zwift does keep me engaged while on the trainer when doing free rides, beats staring at a wall or a graph or map....
02-01-21, 07:45 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 494
Posted By spelger

Nice to see a real vendor commenting on the...

Nice to see a real vendor commenting on the forum. Think I'll have a look at trainer day now.

-scott
01-26-21, 04:07 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,205
Posted By spelger

I have a fairly good idea how hard. after 3 hours...

I have a fairly good idea how hard. after 3 hours i was really ready to be done. my longest is about 4 when i was doing a strava grand fondo challenge. zwift is harder for me than in real life. no...
01-24-21, 09:01 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,205
Posted By spelger

Thomas15, ...

Thomas15, (https://www.bikeforums.net/members/thomas15-14510.html)that you can spend 6+ hours on zwift is a testament to your perseverance.
01-24-21, 09:00 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 4,463
Posted By spelger

i'd agree with better categorization for races in...

i'd agree with better categorization for races in zwift. i tried one once. i put myself into cat C because i was border line C/B. when i did the race i was dropped almost immediately, it was really...
01-23-21, 10:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 291
Posted By spelger

New bike helmet

Can snack along the way too...

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/500x654/lance_farmstrong_8b768d90eca82d7baf8517c50f90ce1c6ff9e7f9.jpg
01-23-21, 07:19 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,205
Posted By spelger

Zwift's Four Horsemen

Finally did this today. came in at just under 3 1/2 hours. A bit easier than I had anticipated. paced myself maybe a bit too easy in the beginning. Have you done this yet? How'd it go?

Nice brew...
01-19-21, 03:59 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,817
Posted By spelger

if sweat is evaporated at the same rate as it is...

if sweat is evaporated at the same rate as it is produced does that mean you do not sweat? just because you cannot see it does not mean you don't sweat. you sweat the same amount (give or take). on...
01-12-21, 03:56 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,963
Posted By spelger

you are exactly right, and i think this is a key...

you are exactly right, and i think this is a key part of what a lot of people do not understand. work = power * time.

so, yes, resistance is reduced and so too will power be and consequently...
01-10-21, 05:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,253
Posted By spelger

Now I'm hungry.

Now I'm hungry.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-08-21, 02:12 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 914
Posted By spelger

doesn't sound worth the $ and hassle in my...

doesn't sound worth the $ and hassle in my opinion. my ride is an old 8 speed too and it works fine for me. i thought about doing what you want and figured that the cost exceeded the worth of the...
01-05-21, 08:49 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 889
Posted By spelger

old age getting to me i guess, i remember now... ...

old age getting to me i guess, i remember now...

https://www.rgtcycling.com/magic-roads/
01-01-21, 02:13 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,080
Posted By spelger

Try a different time of day maybe?

Try a different time of day maybe?
12-29-20, 02:10 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,281
Posted By spelger

that's what two chains are for.

that's what two chains are for.
12-26-20, 09:33 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 5,926
Posted By spelger

fan is a must. mind the baby's fingers while...

fan is a must. mind the baby's fingers while riding.
12-26-20, 03:29 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 9,911
Posted By spelger

you both should get in contact with the seller. i...

you both should get in contact with the seller. i too have the elite version and every question i have ever asked them has been answered promptly. they are really a good outfit. can't help you with...
12-25-20, 09:40 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 2,931
Posted By spelger

Left. Merry Christmas.

Left.

Merry Christmas.
12-22-20, 09:32 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,447
Posted By spelger

i think the main problem is the assumption of...

i think the main problem is the assumption of peddling in squares. no one can do that, it is simply not possible. most strive for even force in circles which is hard but can be done but is very...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-21-20, 05:13 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,215
Posted By spelger

i've seen this question come up from time to time...

i've seen this question come up from time to time and the same two answers generally are given:

estimated power is not all that bad but...
estimated power is crap because...


regardless of...
12-19-20, 05:55 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,338
Posted By spelger

its not quite that bad. each training session...

its not quite that bad. each training session starts at a given time but the window of opportunity is quite long, i think sometimes more than 24 hours. i assume teh start times are related to the...
12-18-20, 11:05 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,338
Posted By spelger

i did two training plans last year, "Build Me Up"...

i did two training plans last year, "Build Me Up" and "FTP Builder" (might have the names wrong). i did like them and i liked the cadence instructions. some were tough becasuse of teh instructions to...
12-16-20, 03:57 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,219
Posted By spelger

thanks. was looking for something called the tron...

thanks. was looking for something called the tron bike. i guess if i had selected it i owuld have noticed teh wheel color.

thanks again.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-10-20, 05:32 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 5,988
Posted By spelger

I don't usually need the granny gear but it is...

I don't usually need the granny gear but it is nice to have sometimes. Wish I could up vote this more than once.
12-04-20, 02:12 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,219
Posted By spelger

i still ride the default bike. i've got over 3...

i still ride the default bike. i've got over 3 million of those drops. didn't know what they were until i googled it. i've no interest in upgrading any of the stuff aside from my neon pink kit. got...
11-25-20, 02:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 638
Posted By spelger

back in april i paused my accouint and only...

back in april i paused my accouint and only restarted just this past friday. no problems doing so, no additional costs, no creating a new accojunt. easy peasy.
11-19-20, 08:05 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 5,926
Posted By spelger

my private-exclusive members only riding...

my private-exclusive members only riding setup...very cold in the winter when only a few degrees on the other side of that 1/16" garage door. one nice thing about the garage though is that i sweat...
11-17-20, 02:06 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,137
Posted By spelger

just mount one of these to your bike. gotta be...

just mount one of these to your bike. gotta be prepared.

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/425x256/image_dadd9eb31321144854efafbbd32153a341c4e6ad.png
11-11-20, 03:59 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,414
Posted By spelger

especially in flip flops. :thumb:

especially in flip flops. :thumb:
11-04-20, 08:48 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,051
Posted By spelger

i made it to 11 seconds and that was it for me.

i made it to 11 seconds and that was it for me.
11-04-20, 02:04 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,051
Posted By spelger

can't listen while riding but do while on the...

can't listen while riding but do while on the trainer. and yeah, i get the kpop stuff, my kids liked it a couple of years ago. its the beat that keeps me going. sometimes my cadence matches the beat...
10-28-20, 01:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,934
Posted By spelger

not to toot my own horn but see this post... ...

not to toot my own horn but see this post...

https://www.bikeforums.net/indoor-stationary-cycling-forum/1215340-smart-trainer-application.html

this is something i began working on shortly after...
10-26-20, 08:05 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,493
Posted By spelger

WOW! 10K. nice job! hope i can do that some day.

WOW! 10K. nice job! hope i can do that some day.
10-26-20, 01:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,458
Posted By spelger

my ride is an 8 speed and i have the same (older)...

my ride is an 8 speed and i have the same (older) trainer. i only used one spacer, can't remember if the (new) cassette came with one or not but only using one spacer. i did have some shifting...
10-25-20, 09:13 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,493
Posted By spelger

you'll get there. just keep at it. it was tough...

you'll get there. just keep at it. it was tough when i started. i'm only 53 but feel so much better and stronger than i did 10 years ago.
10-25-20, 02:02 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,493
Posted By spelger

Reached my goal for the year

And its not even November. On yesterday's ride i reached my goal for the year. last year i rode 2013 miles. i set a goal of an average of 100 mi/week for 2020. yesterday i reached 5216 miles. very...
10-24-20, 11:41 AM
Replies: 273
Views: 10,069
Posted By spelger

When those things are fastened to the bike they...

When those things are fastened to the bike they are hard to forget. hardly a pain in the ***
10-23-20, 05:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 462
Posted By spelger

i have a triple and use the wahoo kicker. i don't...

i have a triple and use the wahoo kicker. i don't think the kicker knows though.
10-22-20, 08:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,359
Posted By spelger

ok, for what it is worth i created a release...

ok, for what it is worth i created a release repository and put the application here if anyone wants to use it:

https://github.com/spelger2/SycleRelease
10-18-20, 08:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 920
Posted By spelger

Been off zwift for a while but I think you will...

Been off zwift for a while but I think you will need two monitors and two accounts. but if I recall correctly you can do a meetup so you should not have to go looking for each other.

Have fun at...
10-04-20, 04:32 PM
Replies: 212
Views: 11,495
Posted By spelger

someone mentioned libraries in the same category....

someone mentioned libraries in the same category. sadly your assertion (tongue in cheek i'm sure) probably holds true there as well.
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