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Forum: Road Cycling
08-02-07, 11:01 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,564
Posted By DaveNadler

I'll repeat the too much water prognosis. There...

I'll repeat the too much water prognosis. There is no way you can cramp after 26 miles after drinking that much water due to not enough water. It sounds like you did not overly exert yourself by...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-26-07, 10:38 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,564
Posted By DaveNadler

I had a problem cramping on my evening commute a...

I had a problem cramping on my evening commute a while back. I was drinking too much water during the day (like a gallon) and was washing the electrolytes out of my system. I would cramp about 1:15...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-13-07, 07:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 293
Posted By DaveNadler

Polar CS200Cad Problem

I have had the computer about a year (5,000 miles) and the other day it just died on my ride. I figured the battery finally gave out. I replaced the battery, but now when I turn it on I can get...
05-09-07, 10:19 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 827
Posted By DaveNadler

Wilkesville to Wilkesville - nice route. ...

Wilkesville to Wilkesville - nice route. Wilkesville is in my backyard and I hit Hawk Station hill on most of my rides. I rode on Sunday and ended up coming towards the finish just before the group...
Forum: Great Lakes
04-30-07, 10:29 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 610
Posted By DaveNadler

Columbus, Ohio (Easton) Short Ride

I will be staying in Easton for a couple of days and will have about an hour to ride. Anyone have any directions or a map for where to go from Easton? Thanks.

Dave
02-16-07, 11:49 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 810
Posted By DaveNadler

I think the Zinn book is for real beginners - it...

I think the Zinn book is for real beginners - it was a little oversimplistic for me. I agree unkchunk that your best bet is bikeforums, sheldon brown and park tool. Excellent tools and they provide...
11-29-06, 12:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 324
Posted By DaveNadler

Dry/Lined Derailleur Cable

I have an issue with my rear derailler that a piece of housing on the chain stay keeps getting corroded and then shifting deteriorates. I think it is due to water getting in the frame and seeping...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-26-06, 04:20 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 979
Posted By DaveNadler

It sounds like dry skin to me. Try using lotion...

It sounds like dry skin to me. Try using lotion after you shower and maybe one more time each day and it should go away.
Forum: Great Lakes
09-21-06, 11:14 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,128
Posted By DaveNadler

This might help: ...

This might help:

http://bikesourceonline.com/page.cfm?PageID=126
Forum: Road Cycling
08-22-06, 11:10 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 533
Posted By DaveNadler

2500 hours - that's 50,000mi at 20mi/hr :eek: ...

2500 hours - that's 50,000mi at 20mi/hr :eek:
Shouldn't need to replace that sensor too soon!

dave
Forum: Road Cycling
06-08-06, 07:57 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 8,324
Posted By DaveNadler

In my experience 2-2.5 hours is my limit without...

In my experience 2-2.5 hours is my limit without some kind of electolyte in 70+ F weather. If I drink only water I start to cramp. I use powder gatorade. At the beginning of each season I have a...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-28-06, 04:33 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 427
Posted By DaveNadler

To me the Zinn book is way to basic and almost...

To me the Zinn book is way to basic and almost useless. It is good only if you know almost nothing about how to fix bikes. The Park website is great and has lots of details and I highly recommend...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-21-06, 09:50 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 779
Posted By DaveNadler

I purchased the same pedals earlier this year and...

I purchased the same pedals earlier this year and thought I was going to have to return them, since I had real issues clipping in. I was very used to many years of riding look-style pedals. Anyway,...
05-08-06, 11:00 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 243
Posted By DaveNadler

14" Tire for Kid's Bike

Anyone know where I can find a 14" tire for a kid's cheapo bike? I cannot seem to get it anywhere. Not sure where we purchased the bike, but I can find plenty of 12" and 16" tires, but no 14". ...
04-28-06, 10:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 454
Posted By DaveNadler

Derailleur Housing Length Question

http://www.kestrel-usa.com/bikes/talonblue.php

After browsing the Park Tools website, I began looking at my bike and it looks exactly like this between the rear derailleur and where the cable...
Forum: Commuting
04-27-06, 04:09 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 1,412
Posted By DaveNadler

I am a speed demon - my commuter (and the only...

I am a speed demon - my commuter (and the only bike I actually ride) is a Kestrel Talon. My commute is 90 miles round trip and I only do it twice a week.

Dave
04-27-06, 10:57 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,042
Posted By DaveNadler

I used one of the many syringes that I get for my...

I used one of the many syringes that I get for my kids medicine. This is the best idea ever.

Dave
Forum: Road Cycling
04-18-06, 04:28 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,176
Posted By DaveNadler

85 miles round trip - twice a week when it's over...

85 miles round trip - twice a week when it's over 40 in the morning.

Dave
04-17-06, 04:20 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 8,383
Posted By DaveNadler

I had the LBS replace the cable and housing in...

I had the LBS replace the cable and housing in October (at about 3,400 miles) so it did not occur to me that the housing could be all cruddy again (that is what they said). The bike is a Kestrel...
04-16-06, 06:54 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,472
Posted By DaveNadler

I use a Wipperman Connex 10-speed link with my...

I use a Wipperman Connex 10-speed link with my Shimano chain without any problems.

Dave
04-16-06, 06:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 8,383
Posted By DaveNadler

Rear Derailleur Won't Shift to High Gears?

Interesting derailleur question:
My rear 10-speed Ultegra derailleur will not shift well to the rear small cogs. Around the fifth cog it quits wanting to shift to cogs 6-10 (this happens also with...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-01-06, 05:28 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,198
Posted By DaveNadler

Back when I was young and more aggressive... I...

Back when I was young and more aggressive...
I was commuting in Madison, WI on a four lane road in which the right side of the right lane was full of potholes, so I was riding in the middle of the...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-24-06, 11:46 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,312
Posted By DaveNadler

90 36 15 40 rural Ohio male yes ...

90
36
15
40
rural
Ohio
male
yes
sport
Forum: Commuting
10-14-05, 11:22 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,220
Posted By DaveNadler

Reflective Gear Recommendations

I am looking for a reflective vest and possibly other reflective gear. I already have a light set, but with the days getting shorter and more ride-time in the dark, I feel I should be more visible. ...
10-07-05, 10:22 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 310
Posted By DaveNadler

Broken derailleur cable common?

I bought a new road bike this year with an Ultegra 10 set-up. I have ridden the bike about 3,500 miles and have broken both the front and rear derailleur cables. Both cables broke inside the STI...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-14-05, 07:07 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 811
Posted By DaveNadler

How about the time many years ago when I was...

How about the time many years ago when I was riding with a group of about 20 and we were strung out along a country road. This guy followed us briefly, tried to pass the group on a one lane bridge...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-09-05, 12:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 250
Posted By DaveNadler

I think the head of the Shimano cable is larger,...

I think the head of the Shimano cable is larger, so you may need to file it in order to fit (that might make it more difficult to take out). BTW, my closest shop is 80 miles, so I envy you having a...
09-09-05, 12:00 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 239
Posted By DaveNadler

Broken derailer cable - Solved

Just in case this is helpful to anyone. The rear Ultegra 10 cable head broke off with about 1 cm of cable attached to it (with the shifter in the largest cog position). In order to get the...
09-07-05, 05:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 481
Posted By DaveNadler

OK, so the shifter is stuck in the large cog and...

OK, so the shifter is stuck in the large cog and the head of the cable that was sheared off is likely stuck somewhere inside the shifter. How do I go about fishing the head out so the shifter will...
09-07-05, 10:52 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 481
Posted By DaveNadler

Do I need to remove item 3 in the diagram to...

Do I need to remove item 3 in the diagram to remove the cable head?
...
09-06-05, 11:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 481
Posted By DaveNadler

Just realized (as I pulled the cable out of the...

Just realized (as I pulled the cable out of the shifter housing) that the cable is broken. Looks like the end of the cable snapped off inside the shifter. Hopefully the shifter works OK after I put...
09-06-05, 10:21 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 481
Posted By DaveNadler

Rear Derailleur Adjustment Question

I shifted into my 53-12 on my morning commute and for the last 20 miles I could not shift out of the 12 in back. Currently, the rear Ultegra 10 shifter will not shift at all :mad: (I cannot move it...
08-29-05, 10:24 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 7,245
Posted By DaveNadler

If you really are riding hard (like short sprints...

If you really are riding hard (like short sprints at 100%), it could be your breathing. Although I have not had a headache from riding, I have gotten one from weight lifting if I hold my breath...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-29-05, 10:21 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 367
Posted By DaveNadler

You could also try Tritech multisport on Huntley....

You could also try Tritech multisport on Huntley. They did a nice job for me and can set you up on a road or tri bike.

Dave
Forum: Road Cycling
07-28-05, 10:51 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,685
Posted By DaveNadler

According to salary.com The median expected...

According to salary.com

The median expected salary for a typical Bicycle Repairer in Los Angeles, CA is $21,790.

That's about $10/hr. for LA.

Dave
Forum: Road Cycling
07-28-05, 10:37 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 671
Posted By DaveNadler

Water break? He was giving the guy in the...

Water break? He was giving the guy in the Ferrari a 60 second head start in order to make the race fair. :D
Forum: Road Cycling
07-28-05, 10:30 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 449
Posted By DaveNadler

Bought a bike from them this year. Actually, I...

Bought a bike from them this year. Actually, I first went in for a pair of shoes and liked them so much that I went back for the bike. If you go in, try to talk to Christ or Leanne (owners). Not...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-17-05, 06:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,415
Posted By DaveNadler

If you go to ...

If you go to
http://www.letour.com/2005/TDF/LIVE/us/700/classement/ITE.html

in the dropdown box on the top of the screen you can select the stage, look at each stages finishing times and then...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-17-05, 04:20 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 239
Posted By DaveNadler

They're only good if they fit. Go to your LBS...

They're only good if they fit. Go to your LBS and try them on. Don't buy shoes you have not tried on (IMO).

Dave
Forum: Road Cycling
07-17-05, 04:17 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,477
Posted By DaveNadler

Greater than $1000 I ride 250 miles a week

Greater than $1000
I ride 250 miles a week
07-16-05, 10:07 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,174
Posted By DaveNadler

Wippermann Connex Link Installation

I found this link on Velonewsand thought I would pass it on to all. Go down to the section titled "Speaking of Wippermann chains..."

http://www.velonews.com/tech/report/articles/6061.0.html
Forum: Road Cycling
07-12-05, 08:38 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 601
Posted By DaveNadler

Can't remember my best year! :D

Can't remember my best year! :D
Forum: Road Cycling
07-11-05, 06:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 467
Posted By DaveNadler

If your legs are fatigued, your heartrate will be...

If your legs are fatigued, your heartrate will be lower. You likely did not recover completely between rides (don't listen to me though, everything I know I learned from Koffee's posts!)

Dave
Forum: Road Cycling
07-11-05, 06:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 398
Posted By DaveNadler

My two cents... Don't even think about buying...

My two cents... Don't even think about buying shoes that you have not tried on. Even if you plan on buying online, be sure to go to your LBS and try on some shoes - fit is the most important...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-11-05, 10:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,314
Posted By DaveNadler

Guru: If you send me a pm, I will get you my...

Guru:
If you send me a pm, I will get you my brother's email and you can talk with him. He currently lives in Rome, but lived in Geneva for several years. He has bought several bikes in Europe and...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-03-05, 01:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,523
Posted By DaveNadler

If you are going for a longer ride, I highly...

If you are going for a longer ride, I highly recommend some kind of electolyte drink or food that will replace your electrolytes. Otherwise, cramp city! :(

Dave
Forum: Road Cycling
07-01-05, 04:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 382
Posted By DaveNadler

Calf, Quads and Cadence

Does anyone know of any evidence that a certain muscle group is used more or less at higher/lower cadence? Thanks.

Dave
Forum: Road Cycling
07-01-05, 04:16 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,359
Posted By DaveNadler

Hmmm... I didn't know there were other kinds of...

Hmmm... I didn't know there were other kinds of bikes! :D

Dave
Forum: Commuting
06-29-05, 04:36 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,139
Posted By DaveNadler

Wow, am I the only lunatic who commutes 85 miles...

Wow, am I the only lunatic who commutes 85 miles round trip? Of course, I only ride 2, maybe 3 days if I can muster it - got to take clothes and food in sometime!
Forum: Road Cycling
06-27-05, 05:05 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 503
Posted By DaveNadler

Anyone hit a Deer?

I almost did this morning on my way to work :eek: I'm going around 30 mi/hr around dawn and I see this four-legged creature on the right side in the bushes. Thinking it's one of my friendly...
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