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04-29-15, 01:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 870
Posted By 06SpiceRed

Pm'd!

Pm'd!
Forum: Road Cycling
03-24-15, 08:29 PM
Replies: 27,047
Views: 17,290,133
Posted By 06SpiceRed

Build looks great. You are probably one of only a...

Build looks great. You are probably one of only a handful of people riding the Firestrikes. Being a Firecrest user myself, I haven't found the need to switch to the Firestrikes for their showstopper...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-20-15, 10:41 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 8,103
Posted By 06SpiceRed

You mentioned you were wearing a pair of shorts...

You mentioned you were wearing a pair of shorts that worked well but were getting worn down. Have you been able to find the exact same pair and see if that was the issue? As materials advance in...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-19-15, 09:54 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,855
Posted By 06SpiceRed

Yea if I recall MadFiber did a combination of...

Yea if I recall MadFiber did a combination of these with their CCs like Boyd mentioned, but still had issues.

http://roadbikeaction.com/features/rba-features/rba-test-aero-wheel-comparison
Forum: Road Cycling
03-17-15, 04:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,098
Posted By 06SpiceRed

439632 <---Sprint Shifter tab ...

439632 <---Sprint Shifter tab 439633

Problem is the 3 or the 5 port junction box doesnt have an accomodating slot for the additonal tab on the wire.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-17-15, 04:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,098
Posted By 06SpiceRed

Modifying the Di2 Sprint Shifter for 10spd

While the web is full of useful Di2 information, I have been wondering if anyone has successfully been able to add Di2 Sprint Shifters to 10 Speed Ultegra shifters. It is well known that the sprint...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-16-15, 10:47 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 5,897
Posted By 06SpiceRed

I would do brakes and the new DA/Ultegra cabling...

I would do brakes and the new DA/Ultegra cabling as they are much better. The 6800/9000 cables were a huge missing link the 5700/6700/7900 shifting systems could really benefit from, so buttery...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-13-15, 12:37 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,219
Posted By 06SpiceRed

^^^ This. Ive done the exact same thing as...

^^^ This.

Ive done the exact same thing as coldehammer. I use it to monitor our pets (and to talk to them to get em off the furniture if need be), monitor repair work when my landlord sends people...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-12-15, 02:49 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 465
Posted By 06SpiceRed

As far as I know, the difference would be the Roc...

As far as I know, the difference would be the Roc Loc system and maybe a tad lighter?
Forum: Road Cycling
02-27-15, 09:38 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,271
Posted By 06SpiceRed

Quite common actually. I know for myself that my...

Quite common actually. I know for myself that my saddle is comfortable as hell out on the road but after some time sitting on the trainer it can become a burden. A lot of it has to do with starting...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-26-15, 03:19 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 7,247
Posted By 06SpiceRed

Myself along with countless others havent had any...

Myself along with countless others havent had any issues with road grime and mud. If fact youll notice how many cross riders are using di2. Ive run mine in all sorts of crap. Snow, Ice, Mud, and even...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-26-15, 03:14 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,197
Posted By 06SpiceRed

As funny as this sounds, what type of shoes are...

As funny as this sounds, what type of shoes are you wearing? I know you mentioned your cleats but it could very much be the flexing of the sole on your shoes. It took me FOREVER to find where the god...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-26-15, 10:07 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 7,247
Posted By 06SpiceRed

Absolutely. After switching to Di2 last year, the...

Absolutely. After switching to Di2 last year, the electronic bug bit me and now all of our bikes are going that route.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-17-15, 12:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 664
Posted By 06SpiceRed

I wouldnt necessarily say issues as really...

I wouldnt necessarily say issues as really anything can happen with carbon pads/wheels but........regardless of what set of rims you are running, Swiss Stop Yellows are absolutely garbage. They...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-13-15, 10:53 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,677
Posted By 06SpiceRed

My girlfriend and I have our Valentines day ride...

My girlfriend and I have our Valentines day ride tomorrow planned for an 82 mile round trip from Glenwood Springs to Aspen, CO and back. A great way for some light altitude training and couples...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-13-15, 09:13 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 7,038
Posted By 06SpiceRed

Well then if were talking about the same shop...

Well then if were talking about the same shop (Colorado MultiSport) then yes I have! Molded some cateye Di2 satellite shifters on to the Maguro Hydro brakes on a Ceverlo P5 to give shifting ability...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-12-15, 03:59 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 7,038
Posted By 06SpiceRed

Is that the all new SRAMi2 components?!?! Which...

Is that the all new SRAMi2 components?!?! Which local dealer has those!!! :):p
Forum: Road Cycling
02-04-15, 05:35 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 952
Posted By 06SpiceRed

Yep! to avoid any confusion, on one of my bikes I...

Yep! to avoid any confusion, on one of my bikes I have a full 6700 groupset with the exception of the crank being a 6800. Aboslutely flawless.

On a side note, if you are using a 6700 group, I...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-04-15, 03:37 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 952
Posted By 06SpiceRed

The 6750 is the 110bcd version and the 6700 is...

The 6750 is the 110bcd version and the 6700 is the 130. 6800 Shifts flawlessly. A lot of people have switched over to that newer platform because of that as well as the ability to change rings...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-04-15, 02:42 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 952
Posted By 06SpiceRed

That pretty much used to be the standard, but now...

That pretty much used to be the standard, but now days a lot of companies like are going to a 110 bcd and making larger rings. Rotor and now Shimano for example are of those, Im guessing it gives the...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-04-15, 01:38 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,628
Posted By 06SpiceRed

http://www.bikeforums.net/road-cycling/950120-giro...

http://www.bikeforums.net/road-cycling/950120-giro-air-attack.html

Here was another thread regarding the same helmet
02-02-15, 03:07 PM
Replies: 5,908
Views: 468,317
Posted By 06SpiceRed

I had the exact same issue with my Di2 dropping...

I had the exact same issue with my Di2 dropping off onto the inner ring, and after a few different tweaks and what not, all the guys at CMS, BCS, and SG all agreed that it was the chainline. Like you...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-02-15, 11:40 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,542
Posted By 06SpiceRed

If you go with just the brush/pen route while...

If you go with just the brush/pen route while skipping the matte clear coat, it could certainly work and hold up decently well however since its in a "active" area on the bike with the rotation and...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-02-15, 11:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,542
Posted By 06SpiceRed

Are the chips white? What you might be able to...

Are the chips white? What you might be able to get away with if its tiny chips is filling them in with a black sharpie then using the matte clear polish over it. It can really go a couple ways, if...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-02-15, 11:07 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,542
Posted By 06SpiceRed

What he said ^^ They make a matte clear nail...

What he said ^^

They make a matte clear nail polish. I had to use it for frame touch up around the fork as well on one of my frames. If you are are keen on doing an overall preventative coating, I...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-29-15, 07:55 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 6,126
Posted By 06SpiceRed

Heres my money pit(s) 2012 GTI, Daily driven...

Heres my money pit(s)

2012 GTI, Daily driven Stage 3 Tornado Red 6MT

and

2013 GTI Daily Driven Stage 2+ Candy White DSG Transmisson

Im setting it up for SCCA/NASA events. Doubles as a...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-29-15, 07:48 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,903
Posted By 06SpiceRed

Ive got one of these. For 15 bucks its does the...

Ive got one of these. For 15 bucks its does the job well enough

Travel Trac Book Caddy (http://www.performancebike.com/bikes/Product_10052_10551_1028751_-1_400135__400135)
...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-28-15, 04:14 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 4,720
Posted By 06SpiceRed

Right! Those are the same group of people who...

Right! Those are the same group of people who would/have already bought a McLaren Spesh or a Emonda SLR 10. I guess they find a worth in that stuff
Forum: Road Cycling
01-28-15, 10:27 AM
Replies: 27,047
Views: 17,290,133
Posted By 06SpiceRed

I dont have any knowledge about it either, but I...

I dont have any knowledge about it either, but I will tell you that is a pretty sweet ride! I dig it!
Forum: Road Cycling
01-27-15, 02:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,789
Posted By 06SpiceRed

I guarantee youll notice an increase in shifting....

I guarantee youll notice an increase in shifting. The shimano chainrings/cranks are absolutely top notch and have some of the best/smoothest shift ramp system ou there. They are noticeable stiffer as...
01-26-15, 11:46 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 11,015
Posted By 06SpiceRed

http://www.quickmeme.com/img/29/29eec907a18fed3803...

http://www.quickmeme.com/img/29/29eec907a18fed380312b4ac45b6f2e7497fb7a8fe767d799043895764f2ea3c.jpg
Forum: Road Cycling
01-26-15, 11:32 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 4,523
Posted By 06SpiceRed

Forget your Alu, Steel, Ti, and Carbon bikes. ...

Forget your Alu, Steel, Ti, and Carbon bikes.

Be special.

Go bamboo.

Boo RS-R road bike (http://boobicycles.com/bikes/rsr/)
Forum: Road Cycling
01-23-15, 12:57 PM
Replies: 27,047
Views: 17,290,133
Posted By 06SpiceRed

Thanks man! :thumb:

Thanks man! :thumb:
Forum: Road Cycling
01-23-15, 10:50 AM
Replies: 27,047
Views: 17,290,133
Posted By 06SpiceRed

Underwent a couple preseason changes. Refit...

Underwent a couple preseason changes.

Refit my position a bit, change of saddle, switched to a Q-Ring, and picked a new set of training wheels and race wheels (best part was the wheels were all...
01-22-15, 01:34 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 11,015
Posted By 06SpiceRed

http://i1.kym-cdn.com/photos/images/newsfeed/000/4...

http://i1.kym-cdn.com/photos/images/newsfeed/000/480/894/ccc.png
01-21-15, 03:57 PM
Replies: 845
Views: 106,754
Posted By 06SpiceRed

If Im not mistaken, thats actually a gal (Mirinda...

If Im not mistaken, thats actually a gal (Mirinda Carfrae). Unless the said guy you are talking about above is someone other than in the picture. Ive had the pleasure of riding along a bit with her...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-19-15, 02:01 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,418
Posted By 06SpiceRed

I train on a set of Zipp 30s and they do break...

I train on a set of Zipp 30s and they do break in after you ride them. They get smoother and smoother. Ive been very pleased with mine, they definitely run for a long time. You'll notice the sound...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-15-15, 03:05 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 14,843
Posted By 06SpiceRed

Oh I totally agree with you! Its like jumping on...

Oh I totally agree with you! Its like jumping on a whole new bike at times. Its one of those things that never gets tiring to look at when I you put them back on.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-15-15, 12:02 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 14,843
Posted By 06SpiceRed

Don't forget the race day crank too ;-) Nah I...

Don't forget the race day crank too ;-) Nah I spent sometime this off season making a couple fit changes hence the change in saddle.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-15-15, 11:08 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 14,843
Posted By 06SpiceRed

With the everyday training wheels ...

With the everyday training wheels

https://farm6.staticflickr.com/5560/14945081750_6e016132f0_z.jpg

With my race day wheels

https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7476/15468794654_62b4f071d4_c.jpg
Forum: Road Cycling
01-15-15, 10:57 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 12,601
Posted By 06SpiceRed

Nah 7800 was the one that set a benchmark so to...

Nah 7800 was the one that set a benchmark so to speak for smooth shifting with its cables still externally routed. With the introduction of 5700/6700/7900, it presented a new cleaner look, however...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-05-15, 01:36 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,496
Posted By 06SpiceRed

From the day of purchase and first ride... ...

From the day of purchase and first ride...

https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7512/16022032307_f3ab033e52_c.jpg

Two years later in race trim.
...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-05-15, 10:58 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,030
Posted By 06SpiceRed

Yep I have them on the 6700s. The only ones that...

Yep I have them on the 6700s. The only ones that were slightly were tougher to get on were the Oval 946 CCs, but at the time I used a 23. I did notice once I switched back to 25s I havent had any...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-05-15, 10:45 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,030
Posted By 06SpiceRed

I havent had the slightest of trouble mounting my...

I havent had the slightest of trouble mounting my Rubino Pros, in fact I found them to be one of easiest to mount. What size tires are you running? I run 25s and they are super easy to mount. Try one...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-29-14, 05:33 PM
Replies: 27,281
Views: 6,053,668
Posted By 06SpiceRed

The real question is......which one did he piss...

The real question is......which one did he piss on.....

http://www.bikeforums.net/road-cycling/987286-urinating-while-riding.html
Forum: Road Cycling
12-24-14, 11:31 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,359
Posted By 06SpiceRed

Installed an Aero Q-Ring on my 6700 crank...

Installed an Aero Q-Ring on my 6700 crank yesterday and went for my first ride with them. They have been awesome so far. The aero is nice and stiff, and the pedal stroke feels natural. Im going out...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-22-14, 09:17 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,485
Posted By 06SpiceRed

One of the things to check on when it comes to...

One of the things to check on when it comes to saddle fit/positioning is the angle. Play around wtih it, try a couple degress nose up, and some nose down. You might be pleasantly surprised at how it...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-12-14, 07:50 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,485
Posted By 06SpiceRed

Where abouts in Wisconsin? Im going out tomorrow...

Where abouts in Wisconsin? Im going out tomorrow morning myself, and prepped for the cold. Im gonna roll out from Janesville, north up to Madison
Forum: Road Cycling
11-05-14, 03:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,188
Posted By 06SpiceRed

I live in Lousville, and have lived in both...

I live in Lousville, and have lived in both Boulder, and Fort Collins. They are all fantastic places to live and Louisville is definitely highest on my list (Also top place to live in the US 3 years...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-05-14, 01:12 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 10,297
Posted By 06SpiceRed

It doesnt matter to me what other people wear....

It doesnt matter to me what other people wear. However where I am (Boulder, CO) most of the people of who are fully kitted out race for local teams, and those who are wearing Pro Team kits (Eg....
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