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Forum: Road Cycling
10-01-08, 03:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 699
Posted By onRoffR

I bought my 6.6 carbon's online early this year...

I bought my 6.6 carbon's online early this year and I used the chart that you reference in your link. It is a no brainer, just cut out the paper strips and place your feet, both, on it thats the...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-09-08, 07:36 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 586
Posted By onRoffR

The Body mapping Adidas Jerseys are very nice...

The Body mapping Adidas Jerseys are very nice jerseys for plain jerseys. I have two of them now and am very pleased with the fit and performance of these. The Lycra side panels give the jersey a nice...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-08-08, 03:40 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 573
Posted By onRoffR

they don't shrink. I would go with the Large if I...

they don't shrink. I would go with the Large if I was you. Most modern chamois are of the stretch type and the lycra stretches as well. Being a little snug helps keep the chamois in place better,...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-28-08, 12:33 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,194
Posted By onRoffR

Love my Sugoi Rs Bibs with the formula fx...

Love my Sugoi Rs Bibs with the formula fx chamois. This is the only bib I have ever owned that I never have to adjust the chamois while riding even on a 50-60 mile ride. they do run tight but I think...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-26-08, 07:25 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 539
Posted By onRoffR

the lowest part of the sidewall is the bead. if...

the lowest part of the sidewall is the bead. if that has any fraying or distortion I would not use the tire. You may be able to get this replaced by Conti, I would not mention the PSI issue. This may...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-15-08, 04:29 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,672
Posted By onRoffR

friction is only one part of the problem. The...

friction is only one part of the problem. The main reason I use chamois cremes is to prevent bacterial and fungal infections that contribute to saddle sores. I have used Assos chamois creme for...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-06-08, 05:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 370
Posted By onRoffR

This would depend on you level of conditioning....

This would depend on you level of conditioning. with a could it is harder to stay hydrated due to your body producing histamine. the best way to avoid or to help chest congestion is to be well...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-06-08, 05:16 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,248
Posted By onRoffR

absolutely yes. I built up the BF SS/FG group...

absolutely yes. I built up the BF SS/FG group buy IRO last year and tried to spend as little as possible. The whole thing ended up costing $500 and I have to say I am even surprised at how well...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-15-08, 02:01 PM
Replies: 2,522
Views: 136,167
Posted By onRoffR

I have a thomson elite on a 55cm frame and I have...

I have a thomson elite on a 55cm frame and I have no play at all it is a very snug fit.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-15-08, 10:13 AM
Replies: 2,522
Views: 136,167
Posted By onRoffR

what? Why? ...

what? Why? edit: Whoops; Didn't see that question and posted at the same time as your answer.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-13-08, 11:00 AM
Replies: 2,522
Views: 136,167
Posted By onRoffR

I'm not getting any slippage on mine I tightened...

I'm not getting any slippage on mine I tightened it to spec with no rubber or anything, works fine.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-13-08, 06:18 AM
Replies: 2,522
Views: 136,167
Posted By onRoffR

yeah the thomson works great I've got them on all...

yeah the thomson works great I've got them on all my bikes, except my fixie. this was my first road bike with a sloping geometry so I got the post a little long but I'll tune it down.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-12-08, 08:10 PM
Replies: 2,522
Views: 136,167
Posted By onRoffR

yeah The reynold's are surprisingly resilient ...

yeah The reynold's are surprisingly resilient wheels and a decent weight for the money I could't justify not using them for now. I'm keeping my eyes on the lookout for some black wheels, but the...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-12-08, 08:00 PM
Replies: 2,522
Views: 136,167
Posted By onRoffR

thanks(I think) the deck is just dirty from the...

thanks(I think) the deck is just dirty from the winter. I just did the power wash/seal thing last spring. the water still beads on it,except the one spot where the plant was. I'm getting ready to...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-12-08, 07:45 PM
Replies: 2,522
Views: 136,167
Posted By onRoffR

thanks, Considering how much I spent on bikes and...

thanks, Considering how much I spent on bikes and parts last year I feel lucky that most of the components are Dura Ace. Eventually I'll upgrade the inferior stuff. man she rides nice. what a deal...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-12-08, 07:31 PM
Replies: 2,522
Views: 136,167
Posted By onRoffR

not the greatest of shots 7-8 yr old digital...

not the greatest of shots 7-8 yr old digital camera on top of that my computer is dying so it may be it for now. better cameras are coming home in a few days....
Forum: Road Cycling
04-12-08, 04:30 PM
Replies: 2,522
Views: 136,167
Posted By onRoffR

this is my"Ebay el cheapo headset" titled as...

this is my"Ebay el cheapo headset" titled as campy. it fit perfectly , no gap, very smooth. the oddball spacer is because this week I hope to upgrade the stem and don't want to cut the steerer yet. ...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-12-08, 12:44 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 688
Posted By onRoffR

probably not the shifter as long as you can hear...

probably not the shifter as long as you can hear it indexing and the RD moves. RD most likely needs to be adjusted/or re-setup . I would assume that your LBS checked you chain length/wear other...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-11-08, 11:06 AM
Replies: 2,522
Views: 136,167
Posted By onRoffR

yeah actually the gap between the cable and tube...

yeah actually the gap between the cable and tube seemed larger when it was up on my stand and I was on the work stool. I just looked at the bike out in the garage and the gap is 1 inch at the...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-11-08, 10:46 AM
Replies: 2,522
Views: 136,167
Posted By onRoffR

My cable guide on the bottom of the BB shell came...

My cable guide on the bottom of the BB shell came perfectly lined up with the hole the only dumb thing I did was to put the little donuts on my rear brake cable these are a complete waste of time the...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-11-08, 06:29 AM
Replies: 2,522
Views: 136,167
Posted By onRoffR

just out of curiosity why would you ream a fork?...

just out of curiosity why would you ream a fork? or did you mean headtube?
Forum: Road Cycling
04-10-08, 06:51 PM
Replies: 2,522
Views: 136,167
Posted By onRoffR

Unfortunately my wife is traveling and has all 3...

Unfortunately my wife is traveling and has all 3 of our digital cameras. I Have Dura Ace 7800 crank, brifters, RD and FD , Ultegra calipers and cassette . Seatpost is a thompson elite, Easton ea70...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-10-08, 06:35 PM
Replies: 2,522
Views: 136,167
Posted By onRoffR

yeah that's why I said "was" after the ride it's...

yeah that's why I said "was" after the ride it's quite obvious.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-10-08, 04:58 PM
Replies: 2,522
Views: 136,167
Posted By onRoffR

yes thats on the road cages , pedals and...

yes thats on the road cages , pedals and computer ,minus water bottles.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-10-08, 04:53 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 732
Posted By onRoffR

first of all tomorrow is only a chance of rain...

first of all tomorrow is only a chance of rain not a definite thing the Bermuda High that has been bringing us the easterly fetch has moved out and things are going too get better. I think the cold...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-10-08, 04:43 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 600
Posted By onRoffR

I'm sure Felt has a shipping dept. that should be...

I'm sure Felt has a shipping dept. that should be able to provide tracking details if it was shipped. I would go to your LBS and ask if they would call Felt while you are there, don't think that too...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-10-08, 04:25 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 527
Posted By onRoffR

I live in maryland and have ordered from PBK 8...

I live in maryland and have ordered from PBK 8 times now. I did get one shipment in 4 days and one took 2 weeks, on that one the pack was cut open and the invoice was taped to the out side of the...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-10-08, 04:08 PM
Replies: 2,522
Views: 136,167
Posted By onRoffR

just got back from my rs2 maiden voyage and I...

just got back from my rs2 maiden voyage and I have to say the ride is awesome. I was a little confused why everyone was dumping big bucks into parts and what not for a $450 frame, but I have to say...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-10-08, 07:31 AM
Replies: 2,522
Views: 136,167
Posted By onRoffR

I ordered only the frame, didn't even get the PF...

I ordered only the frame, didn't even get the PF fork, and I got mine on tues afternoon I live in Maryland. I did get a shipping Email yesterday from PF but my frame was already here.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-09-08, 09:32 PM
Replies: 2,522
Views: 136,167
Posted By onRoffR

yep. that's the one.

yep. that's the one.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-09-08, 08:22 PM
Replies: 2,522
Views: 136,167
Posted By onRoffR

I did try to fit a cane creek IS 2 and actually...

I did try to fit a cane creek IS 2 and actually it does fit and could be assembled but it sat higher in the headtube uncannily like the 2-3mm gap problem you guys are having and I'm sure there would...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-09-08, 07:10 PM
Replies: 2,522
Views: 136,167
Posted By onRoffR

It was listed on ebay as a campy headset but I...

It was listed on ebay as a campy headset but I think it was just campy standard. These were OEM , the bearings have red seals and 45/45. I don't see them listed any more on Ebay The dude had two...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-09-08, 05:54 PM
Replies: 2,522
Views: 136,167
Posted By onRoffR

your picture with the centering ring removed is...

your picture with the centering ring removed is what mine looks like with the ring in place. The carbon cone spacer that came with my headset has a lip that is almost the same as the thickness of the...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-09-08, 05:22 PM
Replies: 2,522
Views: 136,167
Posted By onRoffR

I got a cheap-o IS headset off Ebay , $24, and I...

I got a cheap-o IS headset off Ebay , $24, and I have a very small gap, The only thing I could get between the cone spacer and the headtube is the thickness of a piece of paper. a 2-3mm gap is not...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-09-08, 10:45 AM
Replies: 2,522
Views: 136,167
Posted By onRoffR

it is the L 55cm. I already have it 90% built so...

it is the L 55cm. I already have it 90% built so I'm not going to double check it. the Bike is plenty lite for me the is a back-up bike and I'm switching over components from an existing ride, mainly...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-08-08, 05:45 PM
Replies: 2,522
Views: 136,167
Posted By onRoffR

I was like 65 sign up , I'm sure that doesn't...

I was like 65 sign up , I'm sure that doesn't matter they are probably shipping them out as fast as they can considering I never got a shipping confirmation, it wasn't even posted on my PF account...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-08-08, 03:29 PM
Replies: 2,522
Views: 136,167
Posted By onRoffR

just weighed my 55cm frame only, I didn't get the...

just weighed my 55cm frame only, I didn't get the PF fork, It is the raw carbon and it came to 1021grams. Thats pretty close, I started building and had some anti seize compound on the BB shell that...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-08-08, 12:18 PM
Replies: 2,522
Views: 136,167
Posted By onRoffR

Just got mine too it is a nude 55cm. I was told...

Just got mine too it is a nude 55cm. I was told by PF via Email that it would come with a seat clamp, it did not come with one.

edit: I take the seatclamp part back it was taped to the side of...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-05-08, 11:27 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 511
Posted By onRoffR

The pictures you show are not normal. the...

The pictures you show are not normal. the compression ring should go flush to the bearing. The fit is tight but it should be exact the ID of the bearing is 1 & 3/16ths the compression ring straight...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-24-08, 08:36 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 399
Posted By onRoffR

Go with" Bonine" this works the best for me I use...

Go with" Bonine" this works the best for me I use it for open water scuba dives. It comes in a chewable once a day tablet works great and virtually no side effects.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-19-08, 02:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 632
Posted By onRoffR

$2800 is retail on the system 6 / 3 the super...

$2800 is retail on the system 6 / 3 the super six/ 3 is $3500 it's a good deal for a new ride, non demo. but it is not as smoking of a deal as it would be with the incorrect retail they laid on you.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-20-08, 03:39 PM
Replies: 2,522
Views: 136,167
Posted By onRoffR

yes seatclamp is included I emailed PF and they...

yes seatclamp is included I emailed PF and they said it was.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-20-08, 12:13 PM
Replies: 2,522
Views: 136,167
Posted By onRoffR

frame takes the cane creek 36/45 IS headset...

frame takes the cane creek 36/45 IS headset standard not the Campy, at least according to the specs on the web page ...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-15-08, 10:11 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 658
Posted By onRoffR

I have shopped with them for years they are...

I have shopped with them for years they are actually owned by a company called beyond outdoors and have other sport product lines as well, much like performance bike did 10 years ago. they do drop...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-24-08, 02:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,754
Posted By onRoffR

I have this computer and in general I am very...

I have this computer and in general I am very pleased with its performance I also have a couple of the 1600 dts models and the 2006 hmr computer functions work with the same accuracy, the heart rate...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-24-08, 12:16 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 632
Posted By onRoffR

43.5 would be a perfect 9.5 in the standard width...

43.5 would be a perfect 9.5 in the standard width if you wear a thin cycling sock. if you wear a thicker sock ,if I were you ,I would go to the 44 it is actually a 9.75. here is a link to last years...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-13-08, 08:33 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,138
Posted By onRoffR

These are really two different cranksets, it is...

These are really two different cranksets, it is not just the arms. I have not compared the 2007 version of the carbon SI but on the 2006 crank the arms and drive side, spider and integrated arm, are...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-12-08, 10:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,138
Posted By onRoffR

I have had both of these on my Six13 team. It...

I have had both of these on my Six13 team. It originally came with the carbon crankset and due to a catastrophic failure the cannondale rep replaced my damaged frame and upgraded me to the Alloy SI...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-08-08, 01:28 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 943
Posted By onRoffR

I'm not an expert at this either but I do suffer...

I'm not an expert at this either but I do suffer from back issues. I have a degenerative disk in my lower back and have been told by my Doc to avoid high and moderate impact sports. Cycling is low...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-05-08, 12:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 526
Posted By onRoffR

I would just pull the crank. with the shimano it...

I would just pull the crank. with the shimano it is a couple of screws and the adjuster on the non drive crank arm ,then the drive side, which is integrated with the BB spindle, pulls right out of...
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