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09-20-18, 10:04 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 6,913
Posted By Soonerinfrisco

mstate, Thanks man that code is valid! ...

mstate,

Thanks man that code is valid! Knocks $500 off the price!
09-18-18, 10:55 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 6,913
Posted By Soonerinfrisco

yes please. thanks

yes please. thanks
09-16-18, 11:36 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 6,913
Posted By Soonerinfrisco

Hey guys, do you know if DBack still has a...

Hey guys, do you know if DBack still has a corporate code discount? That carbon Haanjo looks great!

thanks
09-09-17, 10:03 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 49,781
Posted By Soonerinfrisco

I have the 1.5 LE from Performancebike. Honestly...

I have the 1.5 LE from Performancebike. Honestly it is a pretty smooth riding aluminum frame. I put a carbon seatpost on mine and coupled with the Clement 35s, the rearend is very smooth. The...
08-14-17, 02:22 PM
Replies: 5,028
Views: 3,521,173
Posted By Soonerinfrisco

LOL! The saddle on my friend's Marrakesh is my...

LOL! The saddle on my friend's Marrakesh is my old Selle Anatomica that I gave her. She calls it her surf board but she loves it! Thinks it is the most comfy saddle ever. Usually rides with no...
08-14-17, 02:18 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,364
Posted By Soonerinfrisco

I think the Grade, Diverge, Roker or Jari would...

I think the Grade, Diverge, Roker or Jari would be a great choice for what you are stating that you want. Also you might consider the Raleigh Willard. Of those the Roker is full carbon the others...
08-14-17, 02:04 PM
Replies: 5,028
Views: 3,521,173
Posted By Soonerinfrisco

Will update a better pic when I can but we sure...

Will update a better pic when I can but we sure enjoyed the view at the Spinistry Midnight Massacre ride in Valley View, TX!
07-28-17, 12:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 8,675
Posted By Soonerinfrisco

That top tube is thongish....

That top tube is thongish....
07-28-17, 12:36 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,312
Posted By Soonerinfrisco

My Fuji Jari is pretty much a road bike that will...

My Fuji Jari is pretty much a road bike that will clear 42mm rubber. I've road it on some of my road club rides and it can hang. Not as well as my Domane but different gearing. Considering it is...
04-14-17, 08:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,193
Posted By Soonerinfrisco

We have an REI and I have seen the steel bikes. ...

We have an REI and I have seen the steel bikes. They seem pretty nice and I like the geometry on the monster cross, it is definitely an endurance fit. I had them weigh a L size and it was north of...
04-13-17, 11:21 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,476
Posted By Soonerinfrisco

WTH! Home Depot sells Steel CX Bike Frames!!

Cycle Force 58 cm Cro-mo Touring Frame-CF-930012058 - The Home Depot (http://www.homedepot.com/p/Cycle-Force-58-cm-Cro-mo-Touring-Frame-CF-930012058/205151586)

$85.28 delivered to your hometown HD!
Forum: Road Cycling
04-11-17, 11:44 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 22,288
Posted By Soonerinfrisco

I have had my SL6 Disc for about a month now....

I have had my SL6 Disc for about a month now. Agree! The hype is real! This bike pretty much floats along the road. I have been on a 2014 Roubaix SL4 (switched the Sora for full Ultegra...
03-24-17, 04:58 PM
Replies: 5,028
Views: 3,521,173
Posted By Soonerinfrisco

Yes I need an upgrade! Notice the 15mm wrench on...

Yes I need an upgrade! Notice the 15mm wrench on the floor in case I have a flat! About to build up a grinder. Thinking BMC as I have a brand new Sora 2x9 groupset in my garage and a handbuilt set...
03-08-17, 12:32 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 29,960
Posted By Soonerinfrisco

hmmmm.... seems this gravy train may be over. At...

hmmmm.... seems this gravy train may be over. At non discount price, they will struggle to sell bikes methinks....
02-25-17, 01:04 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,220
Posted By Soonerinfrisco

Very nice! A good friend of mine rides his Roker...

Very nice! A good friend of mine rides his Roker on our club rides and it rolls very nicely on paved roads and really well on broken pavement. I may add one of these at some point. Keep us updated!
02-05-17, 02:23 PM
Replies: 157
Views: 33,385
Posted By Soonerinfrisco

And just one more note: Today my club hosted our...

And just one more note: Today my club hosted our annual Super Bowl ride. As per usual with had 4 different road paces: 13-15, 15-17, 17-19 and 20+. For the first time there was a 40 mile gravel...
02-05-17, 02:18 PM
Replies: 157
Views: 33,385
Posted By Soonerinfrisco

Talk about "Uncut"!!! Man I feel you with...

Talk about "Uncut"!!!

Man I feel you with this post. I'm in the same boat. The gravel thing sure seems like loads of fun but I can't see gravel riding getting anymore that 10-20% of my riding. ...
05-19-15, 10:42 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,858
Posted By Soonerinfrisco

#260...

#260 (http://www.bikeforums.net/usertag.php?do=list&action=hash&hash=260) here. Had a set of CXP 33/Ultegra hubs built about 6 years ago by Colorado Cyclist. 32 on front, 36 on back. Pretty much...
Forum: Texas
11-20-14, 05:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,883
Posted By Soonerinfrisco

I just had a CXP33/Ultegra 10 sp hub restrung to...

I just had a CXP33/Ultegra 10 sp hub restrung to a Ultegra 11sp hub at PC&F. Seems to be pretty solid so far. Less than $100 for spokes (36H) plus labor. I did get the hub off ebay and handed it...
06-10-14, 10:43 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,187
Posted By Soonerinfrisco

I agree and I disagree. The 9sp Sora SL4...

I agree and I disagree.


The 9sp Sora SL4 is going for around $1600 in Dallas. My LBS actually ordered it for me last week. The stock 105 SL4 is $2K here. It's heavy and poorly spec'd by price...
06-09-14, 07:28 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,187
Posted By Soonerinfrisco

Hey Gang! I just pulled the trigger on a...

Hey Gang!

I just pulled the trigger on a 2014 Roubaix Sora SL4 and have ordered a full Ultegra 6800 group from Planet Cyclery. My LBS is going to build it up when I get the group and stick my...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-24-14, 08:14 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 8,276
Posted By Soonerinfrisco

I will throw my opinion out here, of course I am...

I will throw my opinion out here, of course I am not an expert or elite cyclist by any stretch.

I honestly don't think the Domane and Roubaix are all that similar right off the shelf. I have...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-22-14, 03:28 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,645
Posted By Soonerinfrisco

Man I wish I could get it to work. I do have a...

Man I wish I could get it to work. I do have a 30 degree stem on her and have lowered the seat some but hate not being able to stretch my legs. Still seems like a huge difference in handlebar...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-21-14, 07:27 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,645
Posted By Soonerinfrisco

Campag, if I wanted the voice of reason I would...

Campag, if I wanted the voice of reason I would have asked my wife! LOL. You however are correct. The Felt is incredibly stiff and responsive yet rides very nice. I think it is a better value...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-21-14, 01:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,997
Posted By Soonerinfrisco

260lbs CXP33 with ultegra hubs 32/36 have...

260lbs
CXP33 with ultegra hubs 32/36 have served me well for 5 yrs, never out of true. build by Colo Cyclist

Also have a set of Open Pro/Ultegra 32 hole that I bought at Performance Bike on my...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-20-14, 08:43 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,645
Posted By Soonerinfrisco

I have been thinking that I am going to try to...

I have been thinking that I am going to try to pimp them for one of those posts even if I choose the Felt! I actually passed a bike store today that carries both brands (its a sister store to my...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-19-14, 10:47 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,645
Posted By Soonerinfrisco

Thanks all. Going for one more spin on each on...

Thanks all. Going for one more spin on each on Wednesday. Hope to have a decision by thurs. I will let you guys know!
Forum: Road Cycling
05-19-14, 04:10 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,645
Posted By Soonerinfrisco

Felt Z4 vs Roubaix SL4 Sport

Trading in my beloved 06 Tarmac (loved by heart and mind, hated by neck, back and shoulders) for something more comfy. Just flat getting older and never was very flexible. Tried to get the Tarmac...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-21-14, 12:21 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 8,465
Posted By Soonerinfrisco

These things are great. very unobtrusive and...

These things are great. very unobtrusive and when you get used to them, very effective.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-21-14, 12:14 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 23,714
Posted By Soonerinfrisco

Dude hurry up!! Just kidding, cant wait.

Dude hurry up!! Just kidding, cant wait.
04-17-14, 03:17 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,408
Posted By Soonerinfrisco

Thanks Lenny, I might check them out next time I...

Thanks Lenny, I might check them out next time I need wheels.
04-17-14, 02:38 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,408
Posted By Soonerinfrisco

Same set up also from CC here but 260 lbs and...

Same set up also from CC here but 260 lbs and have been straight and true. That is a stout wheelset and fairly reasonably priced.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-14-14, 10:04 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,552
Posted By Soonerinfrisco

Oh Snap!!

Oh Snap!!
Forum: Road Cycling
04-14-14, 09:54 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,569
Posted By Soonerinfrisco

Drew, you seem to have some knowledge in this...

Drew, you seem to have some knowledge in this arena. What is your rec for a clyde wheelset? I've broken spokes before but never a rim. I have a set of 32 OPs with ultegra hubs and a set of CXP33s...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-03-14, 08:29 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,569
Posted By Soonerinfrisco

I did some checking on those Kinlins and they do...

I did some checking on those Kinlins and they do look like they will be a formidable competitor to CXP, DT and Velo. Didn't realize they could be had for $45! Of course that wont affect me as I...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-02-14, 06:48 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,569
Posted By Soonerinfrisco

Light, strong, cheap....pick any two! OPs are...

Light, strong, cheap....pick any two! OPs are strong and cheap. If that is what you want, they are hard to beat for the money. At 260, I have put a lot of miles on those babies and never trued...
04-02-14, 05:28 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,035
Posted By Soonerinfrisco

RRs were definitely something I considered as...

RRs were definitely something I considered as well as Velo Fusions (but not offered by CC). Too bad they don't have that option anymore (CXP33/Ult) they are really stout and nice and stiff too.
04-02-14, 12:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,035
Posted By Soonerinfrisco

I weigh 260 lbs and ride a Tarmac Pro. After...

I weigh 260 lbs and ride a Tarmac Pro. After popping some spokes on the Ksyriums that were stock. A few years ago, I had Colorado Cyclists build me a set of CXP 33 rims in 32/36 with Ultegra hubs...
12-28-08, 08:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 415
Posted By Soonerinfrisco

Quick Aero Tech Bib Fit Question

Hey Gang,

I am about 6'2" x 260 or so. I am giving up on my old favorite bibs: Sugoi RS Flex. The 2XL fits great and they are pretty comfortable but only seem to last 1 season or so. Given the...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-20-08, 07:08 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,731
Posted By Soonerinfrisco

Agreed. Road Morph G is definitely one way to go...

Agreed. Road Morph G is definitely one way to go if you want to be able to actually reach 120psi. I have used it to change/help change about 50 flats on my club rides, a couple even were mine! I...
05-25-08, 05:55 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,571
Posted By Soonerinfrisco

I wonder if the PI shorts could be the problem. ...

I wonder if the PI shorts could be the problem. I bought a pair a couple of years ago and I always got cuts along the seam lines. This seems to be a problem that at least some folks have with PIs. ...
Replies: 16
Views: 963
Posted By Soonerinfrisco

The HHH 100 is way cool! THere are riders of all...

The HHH 100 is way cool! THere are riders of all levels. You can always find a group of riders going your pace. After 20 miles or so there is a rest area about every 10 miles with phenomenal...
Forum: Framebuilders
01-01-08, 11:52 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,495
Posted By Soonerinfrisco

OK, So what can you do to protect a fully...

OK,

So what can you do to protect a fully built steel bike?

thanks
Forum: Road Cycling
11-29-07, 03:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 866
Posted By Soonerinfrisco

http://www.benscycle.net/kalloy-stem-118-40-deg-31...

http://www.benscycle.net/kalloy-stem-118-40-deg-318-blk-p-2205.html

40 degree x 120mm gets you a couple of inches.
11-11-07, 09:59 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 544
Posted By Soonerinfrisco

Hey Bro, I am 255 and I ride a Spec Tarmac...

Hey Bro,

I am 255 and I ride a Spec Tarmac Pro. To my knowledge the only weight restriction you will find on the lower to mid level Specs is a weight limit of 250 for the carbon seatpost. My...
11-10-07, 01:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 621
Posted By Soonerinfrisco

Selle Max Flite Gel Flow anyone?

Anyone riding a Selle Italia Gel Flow Max? Looking for a saddle to replace my Spec Alliante which is just not very comfy after 40 miles or so. I routinely go 50+ on my club rides. The Alliante in...
10-22-07, 02:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 581
Posted By Soonerinfrisco

Be careful mixing Gu-like carbs plus sports...

Be careful mixing Gu-like carbs plus sports drinks. If you are taking more than about 40g of carbs/hour, you are probably in excess and you will not be able to digest it. Carbs setting on your gut...
Replies: 3
Views: 600
Posted By Soonerinfrisco

Hey Ryan, I have the one that came with my...

Hey Ryan,

I have the one that came with my 29er. I don't think it has titanium rails but is the same otherwise. Do you want to give it a test ride? I am not too fond of it myself by you might...
09-07-07, 08:30 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,498
Posted By Soonerinfrisco

#250 here. As someone else pointed out (a...

#250 here. As someone else pointed out (a brilliant Sooner no less!), the Roubaix flexed a lot when I test rode it. Ended up with a Tarmac Pro. I have snapped two spokes on the K Elites that are...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-06-07, 08:19 AM
Replies: 142
Views: 9,662
Posted By Soonerinfrisco

We have a winner! And I hate you :D

We have a winner!

And I hate you :D
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