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Forum: For Sale
11-17-17, 02:11 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 21,812
Posted By Damien09

Thought I would ask here . DoesAnyone know why I...

Thought I would ask here . DoesAnyone know why I would be unable to post a new thread in the forsale section? I can't find any certain standards you have to meet to post but It seems to just not let...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-19-17, 06:05 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,008
Posted By Damien09

I have used an antares my sit bones measure...

I have used an antares my sit bones measure around 115 +-5 area. I am currently on the spec toupe but saddles are so personal. I'd say find a place to test ride one or buy one on eBay and re sell it...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-18-17, 10:58 PM
Replies: 150
Views: 20,234
Posted By Damien09

PayPal charges the bussiness a precentage of the...

PayPal charges the bussiness a precentage of the sale and some places pass it on to you if you choose to use it. But so do all credit cards they also charge a bussiness a fee but each one varies
Forum: Road Cycling
09-18-17, 12:04 PM
Replies: 150
Views: 20,234
Posted By Damien09

ah ok that makes more sense. But PayPal's buyer...

ah ok that makes more sense. But PayPal's buyer protection goes to 180 days now it used to be 45 days back before 2014. But the point is still valid as he can't do it
Forum: Road Cycling
09-18-17, 11:56 AM
Replies: 150
Views: 20,234
Posted By Damien09

O.o how do you or anyone know about his PayPal...

O.o how do you or anyone know about his PayPal purchase or warranty claim?
Forum: Road Cycling
09-08-17, 09:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 525
Posted By Damien09

If you tension the rear mech like it would be if...

If you tension the rear mech like it would be if the crank was on does the screw still miss? As the pic looks like your chain is off
Forum: Road Cycling
09-03-17, 09:41 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,357
Posted By Damien09

not sure of many chain ring bolts that are rated...

not sure of many chain ring bolts that are rated that high 125inch lbs =14.x nm and 141= 15.9nm sounds pretty high for chain rings. i put 12nm on my steel chain rings that came with my quarq but...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-18-17, 10:36 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,004
Posted By Damien09

Shoot those wheels new under 400 sounds like a...

Shoot those wheels new under 400 sounds like a deal
Forum: Road Cycling
08-18-17, 01:41 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,004
Posted By Damien09

Ah I may be wrong on the fulcrum 3s I thought...

Ah I may be wrong on the fulcrum 3s I thought they updated to the c17 but seems they are on the c15. And ya the other vuleta wheels are like 18-19mm external width. I will probably chat with nashbar...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-18-17, 01:07 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,292
Posted By Damien09

Shoot that's a light bike for the price makes my...

Shoot that's a light bike for the price makes my caad 10 105 feel porky at 7.950kg/17.51lbs. it could be lighter but 36cm bars are hard to find that are high end so it has ones that weigh 300grams....
Forum: Road Cycling
08-18-17, 12:14 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,004
Posted By Damien09

The fulcrum 3 uses the same c17 rim as the zonda...

The fulcrum 3 uses the same c17 rim as the zonda so width is identical if you get the 2017 versions and the version of the vuelta I am looking at is also 22mm wide...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-17-17, 09:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,530
Posted By Damien09

Hmm I have considered tubless but the corrsion...

Hmm I have considered tubless but the corrsion issue has always made me think twice
Forum: Road Cycling
08-17-17, 09:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,004
Posted By Damien09

Looking at some wheelsets

I am deciding between a Campagnolo Zonda C17 Wheelset

Or a Blackset Race 30 700c Wheel Set from Bicycle wheel warehouse

Also considering Vuelta Corsa SLR 11-Speed Road Wheelset as it's one a...
06-30-17, 02:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,449
Posted By Damien09

http://www.nashbar.com/webapp/wcs/stores/servlet/P...

http://www.nashbar.com/webapp/wcs/stores/servlet/ProductDisplay?storeId=10053&langId=-1&catalogId=10052&productId=563096&utm_source=Google_Product_Search&utm_medium=pla&utm_campaign=datafeed&cm_mmc=Go...
06-25-17, 06:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 747
Posted By Damien09

That's a pretty decent deal for that. And at 450...

That's a pretty decent deal for that. And at 450 to have some extras thrown in is a a bonus specially if the shoes fit. Enjoy the new bike
06-22-17, 05:00 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 352
Posted By Damien09

Wahoo bolt button less resposive

Just got my wahoo bolt and all but one button seems to work well. All of them work and I feel the click and they do there action. But the zoom out button if I just press to feel the click it is not...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-20-17, 05:28 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,405
Posted By Damien09

If your not used to it 100+ is a pain it's...

If your not used to it 100+ is a pain it's currently 113f where I live and dry as a bone at 5% humidity . But it happens every summer so you kinda get used to it but it still sucks
Forum: Road Cycling
06-18-17, 04:06 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,041
Posted By Damien09

like in the picture of the manual the expander...

like in the picture of the manual the expander only covers the bottom bolt and bottom of the stem. So it really only counters the bottom bolt mostly
Forum: Road Cycling
06-18-17, 03:04 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,041
Posted By Damien09

The top cap isn't really a tight fit so no...

The top cap isn't really a tight fit so no support there expect maybe if your steerer started to crush it might save you for a second or somethking. The small expansion plug may provide some support....
06-18-17, 12:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 747
Posted By Damien09

The bianch is a decent deal and probably my fav...

The bianch is a decent deal and probably my fav of the bunch but the risk of old carbon is there. If you do go look at the bianch make sure you do a decent inspection of the bike for cracks . also...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-18-17, 11:41 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 456
Posted By Damien09

Anyone have a stages dash?

There are only a few reviews out since it's so new. This bike computer peeks my interest with being able to download my work out for the day to it. As they are not super main stream in the bike...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-18-17, 10:53 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,041
Posted By Damien09

Ended up leaving a 5mm spacer on top as I was...

Ended up leaving a 5mm spacer on top as I was able to get the plug to go plenty deep enough with it on. Thanks for all the inputs they were much appreciated
Forum: Road Cycling
06-18-17, 03:37 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,041
Posted By Damien09

that's the normal thing to assume but...

that's the normal thing to assume but cannondale's manual states other wise. In the manual it wants it to be by the lower stem bolt to the bottom of the stem area. But the whole no spacer above must...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-18-17, 12:38 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,041
Posted By Damien09

On a Cannondale? As most manufactures are fine...

On a Cannondale? As most manufactures are fine with spacers above but Cannondale and a few others put in there manuals to not have any
Forum: Road Cycling
06-17-17, 11:43 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,041
Posted By Damien09

. But the odd thing is Cannondale manual for the...

. But the odd thing is Cannondale manual for the steerer tube wants no spacers and 2-3mm bellow. I will probably have my local bike shop cut it for me and if they want to leave a 5mm spacer on top it...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-16-17, 11:40 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,041
Posted By Damien09

caad 10 spacer above stem or no spacer?

most manufactures recommend a 5mm spacer above the stem. But on my cannondale caad 10 it recommends 0 spacers above. I am wondering what you're guys take on this is? Should i roll with a 5mm spacer...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-09-17, 11:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,753
Posted By Damien09

I have seen ones eBay now but what's to say...

I have seen ones eBay now but what's to say 4-5years down the road when the saddle wears out they will still be there. That's why I was trying to figure out if fizik stopped making them or not wasn't...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-09-17, 09:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,753
Posted By Damien09

Fizik kurve saddle line discontinued??

I noticed they were no where on fizik's own web page. Has fizik stopped making them?i amjust wondering as I am looking at this saddle but may not be if it has 0 future of finding replacement's down...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-17-16, 05:31 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 11,776
Posted By Damien09

I feel ya. I wish there was a way for it not to...

I feel ya. I wish there was a way for it not to run in the back ground, but someone at Garmin must have thought who wouldn't want this. the problem i have with it is the speeds either to fast uphill...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-24-16, 10:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 991
Posted By Damien09

yea they are hard to see there on the middle of...

yea they are hard to see there on the middle of the tire down the contact patch area. you probably need a computer or zoom in on the iphone maybe. or they could just be stretch type marks that i am...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-24-16, 09:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 991
Posted By Damien09

gp 4000s ii hair line cracks

517882wondering if this is normal to see on the front tire?. they are pretty new 7 months or so,and about 3-4months of use with under 1k miles. they dont seem to be any problem to me. thought i would...
04-15-16, 11:51 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 4,743
Posted By Damien09

garmin edge 520 stages power drop outs

does anyone else see power and cadence drop when using a stages power meter? this is with there new version 2.0 power meters. stages have told me to move the head unit to the stem which has pretty...
04-02-16, 08:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 6,147
Posted By Damien09

30% low compared to what? the garmins use...

30% low compared to what? the garmins use barometric preasure so if you have a big temp change durig a ride it can be thrown off some also.
04-01-16, 02:36 PM
Replies: 8,471
Views: 644,997
Posted By Damien09

i have the garmin 520 and also experience very...

i have the garmin 520 and also experience very short drop outs of pwr and cad for 1-3secs ,but not alot of them. i was thinking maybe the out front mount adds to the weak ant+ signal? this is on one...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-28-16, 07:53 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 666
Posted By Damien09

your chances of finding another emonda sl owner...

your chances of finding another emonda sl owner that decided to uses theses brakes are slim. why are you worried they wont work on it?
Forum: Road Cycling
03-28-16, 07:42 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 666
Posted By Damien09

on a 2005 orbea loublar 100. didnt think what...

on a 2005 orbea loublar 100. didnt think what bike mattered to much.i see no reason why they wouldnt work on your bike. but if you are heavy my plenty of brakeing may be lacking to you ,as i stay in...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-28-16, 07:11 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 666
Posted By Damien09

i use the forged version slightly more weight at...

i use the forged version slightly more weight at 225g. but they work fine, if you are ocd about both pads hiting at exactly the same time dual pivot would be for you. it doesnt cause any problems as...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-24-16, 11:03 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,021
Posted By Damien09

I have been cycling for about a year and, off and...

I have been cycling for about a year and, off and on before that. so in no way adept but not unknowledgeabal either. i have allways been active so fittness is ok for training plans. i have been using...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-24-16, 10:15 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,021
Posted By Damien09

first power meter training question

I just got my first power meter. there is a lot of info out there. i was wondering if anyone knew of a good book or a training program that easy enough to find for a beginner with power meters. As...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-23-16, 12:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 643
Posted By Damien09

so putting the proper torque changed what the...

so putting the proper torque changed what the power meter reported? as i dont want to over torque the gxp bbs if i dont have to. as at the moment i do it up tell no play and a tiny more. as i think...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-22-16, 10:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 643
Posted By Damien09

stages gxp crank question

i just ordered a stages gxp power meter. i found this on there site

We calibrate the Stages Power meter at 12-14 Nm for Shimano cranks; 48-54 Nm for SRAM BB30 and GXP; 40 Nm for Cannondale; 45-55...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-22-16, 10:56 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 4,082
Posted By Damien09

dang that makes me jelous. looks way nicer than...

dang that makes me jelous. looks way nicer than the crappy roads around here with tons of red necks and bad drivers
03-21-16, 08:36 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 4,490
Posted By Damien09

thanks for all 2000 veiws.I gusse that shows one...

thanks for all 2000 veiws.I gusse that shows one doesnt appear to be out there
03-20-16, 08:06 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,152
Posted By Damien09

dang that would be annoying i havent ran into...

dang that would be annoying i havent ran into that with mine. maybe its the wheel speer sensor?
03-19-16, 09:50 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,152
Posted By Damien09

i have both for my 520 and,can say not realy. the...

i have both for my 520 and,can say not realy. the only situation is maybe being able to see speed on a trainer. which is only helpful to compare speeds between one work out to another or for...
03-19-16, 10:28 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 4,490
Posted By Damien09

any stages cycling coupons?

looking for any kind of stages coupons. pm me if you have one.thanks in advance
Forum: Road Cycling
03-18-16, 12:26 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 4,082
Posted By Damien09

i look at wind as character building days,...

i look at wind as character building days, especially the 70mph wind gust range days. and we have avg climbing around here,about 1500ft per 25mile ride. and like what a poster above said the real...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-17-16, 08:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 421
Posted By Damien09

i know that, but they are no wear to be found but...

i know that, but they are no wear to be found but random over seas sellers on ebay. wich id rather not pay them 150$+ and, risk geting nothing or geting the wrong product. thats why i was trying to...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-17-16, 03:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 421
Posted By Damien09

fsa mega exo confusion

i am looking at a fsa team issue quarq crank. it says it works with 8060. but will it work with the 8000 ceramic or non ceramic, or the 8200? as the 8060s arent easy to find. so if another works that...
03-16-16, 08:05 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 7,370
Posted By Damien09

i have heard the fulcrum are closer to the...

i have heard the fulcrum are closer to the 17xxgram range so if weight is a deciding factor that may be usefull. the price on the zondas are pretty good. if it was me and i had a campy group set to...
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