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Forum: Road Cycling
04-21-21, 08:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 818
Posted By nesdog

I don't believe Speedplay/Wahoo are selling those...

I don't believe Speedplay/Wahoo are selling those pedals any longer. The line has been completely redone. Cleats for legacy pedals are also hard to find.
03-23-21, 06:08 PM
Replies: 1,138
Views: 86,804
Posted By nesdog

Thirty five miles, out and back through Hidden...

Thirty five miles, out and back through Hidden Valley. Was a bit cooler than I wanted and never did peel off anything. Looking forward to warmer weather this coming weekend.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-16-21, 04:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 404
Posted By nesdog

FWIW, Wahoo went scorched earth on Speedplay's...

FWIW, Wahoo went scorched earth on Speedplay's line up. I'm not sure they even make those cleats any longer, as they released new info today. I was told they will not be making any legacy items after...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-18-21, 06:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 488
Posted By nesdog

The screw doesn't dead end at the third position;...

The screw doesn't dead end at the third position; what is does is reset back to position one if you continue turning. So what I'm trying to figure is which spot offers the least tension. Since the...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-18-21, 10:22 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 488
Posted By nesdog

Time ATAC Pedal Adjust

I picked up some XC8's to use on my Domane, now that Speedplay/Wahoo no longer supports the Frog pedals. I know the Time pedal can be adjusted for release tension. I notice when the screw is turned,...
02-10-21, 04:36 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,463
Posted By nesdog

Bike hook, so the bike is upright with front...

Bike hook, so the bike is upright with front wheel in the crook and the rear on the ground. Easy in and out. Oh yeah, I use a retaining wire on the front wheel to the hook. I'm not worried about it...
01-29-21, 05:36 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,686
Posted By nesdog

Loan out my Domane? Uh, no. Luckily, my...

Loan out my Domane? Uh, no.

Luckily, my daughter has no interest in riding my bike. She has a kinda hybrid mtb I got for her at a shop years ago. My wife has her own Giant.
01-27-21, 11:49 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,098
Posted By nesdog

I've have been using Speedplay Frog MTB pedals on...

I've have been using Speedplay Frog MTB pedals on my roadie for years. Tons of float, easy in and out release. Very easy on the knees. I rarely have issues.

Last year, Wahoo bought out Speedplay...
01-26-21, 04:23 PM
Replies: 1,138
Views: 86,804
Posted By nesdog

Short 13 mile loop around Agoura/Westlake this...

Short 13 mile loop around Agoura/Westlake this morning. Was freeeeezing! Temps mostly in the 40's for the bulk of the ride. Rain coming in the next few days will mean trainer miles, I guess.
Plus...
01-19-21, 12:19 PM
Replies: 1,138
Views: 86,804
Posted By nesdog

No wind at 7:00 a.m. Hoping to get in some miles,...

No wind at 7:00 a.m. Hoping to get in some miles, I took off around 8 with very light breezes. Two blocks from my house I got blasted by a crosswind that nearly pushed me over. Wind increased...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-17-21, 05:48 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,925
Posted By nesdog

I had a 2014 4.3 Domane. As a retirement gift to...

I had a 2014 4.3 Domane. As a retirement gift to myself last year, I upgraded to the SLR7 Disc. Yes, it was a freakin' fortune! And I haven't regretted it for a minute.

I wasn't in any hurry for...
12-24-20, 06:41 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,837
Posted By nesdog

Will hit 3300 during tomorrow's ride, best year...

Will hit 3300 during tomorrow's ride, best year ever. Retirement is a beautiful thing!
12-23-20, 06:57 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 4,340
Posted By nesdog

I'm all over the place during a ride; our 26 year...

I'm all over the place during a ride; our 26 year old daughter items, should I change up the route, how does my body feel, COVID, COVID, COVID!!

Riding alone for so many months, without any of...
11-17-20, 09:53 PM
Replies: 1,138
Views: 86,804
Posted By nesdog

Up Rock Store first. Had a good pace going and...

Up Rock Store first. Had a good pace going and near the top just fizzled. Heart rate went through the roof and I was toast. What I get for not climbing for a few weeks and having lower mileage as I...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-10-20, 05:03 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 6,209
Posted By nesdog

I got the same info from Wahoo Support as well....

I got the same info from Wahoo Support as well. Have been using Frogs on my road bike for years. Could not find any cleats and Wahoo told me they also had none to spare.
I've purchased Time pedals...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-04-20, 09:30 AM
Replies: 340
Views: 17,982
Posted By nesdog

Does that come in carbon?

Does that come in carbon?
10-31-20, 04:34 PM
Replies: 1,138
Views: 86,804
Posted By nesdog

I gotta do the San Gabriel's one of these days....

I gotta do the San Gabriel's one of these days. Maybe next year. It just seems like a pain to drive there from where I live.

Did a wandering route out towards Simi today. When I left the house,...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-29-20, 05:20 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,498
Posted By nesdog

I notice the XC models have a smaller body than...

I notice the XC models have a smaller body than the MX ones. Wondering how that affects stability or power transfer. Although I note my Frogs have a pretty small engagement spot as well and I manage...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-29-20, 11:22 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,498
Posted By nesdog

Inasmuch as this is for a road bike application...

Inasmuch as this is for a road bike application rather than having to deal with dirt and debris, which of the XC series would you recommend?
Forum: Road Cycling
10-29-20, 08:20 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,498
Posted By nesdog

Can you expand on the notion that the Shimano's...

Can you expand on the notion that the Shimano's don't have that much float? It's one of my hot button items for this purchase.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-29-20, 08:03 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,498
Posted By nesdog

Thanks for all of the responses! This has been...

Thanks for all of the responses! This has been helpful.

So far, I'm considering the Shimano ES600 and the Time MX8 pedals. These have caught my eye so far, although I'm not seeing all raves for...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-27-20, 04:41 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,498
Posted By nesdog

Did opting for a single sided pedal cause any...

Did opting for a single sided pedal cause any kind of issue for you, being used to doubles? What Time product do you like?
Forum: Road Cycling
10-27-20, 09:37 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,498
Posted By nesdog

MTB Pedal with road bike

I've been using Frogs on my road bike for years. Easy recessed cleat to walk in, and tons of float to accommodate my knees.

Alas, Wahoo has discontinued the line since buying out Speedplay. My...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-27-20, 09:20 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 7,258
Posted By nesdog

Not directly related, but as we touched on this...

Not directly related, but as we touched on this upthread, here is some info I got yesterday from Wahoo:

"Thanks for reaching out to Wahoo customer support. Wahoo is not moving forward with the...
10-20-20, 08:22 PM
Replies: 1,138
Views: 86,804
Posted By nesdog

Started out at 8 in the fog....which, as it turns...

Started out at 8 in the fog....which, as it turns out, was wet fog! Glasses instantly useless but being I need them to see, that's a problem. Light drizzle continued in our area and I decided it...
10-17-20, 09:05 PM
Replies: 1,138
Views: 86,804
Posted By nesdog

Up Rock Store, piece of Mulholland down to Little...

Up Rock Store, piece of Mulholland down to Little Sycamore, back up the stingers and eventual descent into Westlake. A bit smoky in the hills today. 32 miles to complete an 80+ mile week.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-16-20, 05:19 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,109
Posted By nesdog

I've been using Frogs on my roadie for years as I...

I've been using Frogs on my roadie for years as I prefer the large degree of float...easy on the knees. I usually swap out cleats about once a year or so.

However with Speedplay acquired by Wahoo,...
10-10-20, 05:33 PM
Replies: 1,138
Views: 86,804
Posted By nesdog

38 miles today, mostly a ramble through Thousand...

38 miles today, mostly a ramble through Thousand Oaks, eventually climbing and descending into Hidden Valley from the Newbury Park side and exiting in Westlake.
Saw my usual Saturday shop ride...
10-01-20, 05:11 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,224
Posted By nesdog

FWIW, I've been doing a virtual fundraiser since...

FWIW, I've been doing a virtual fundraiser since July that has helped to keep my interest even while riding solo. I just completed the Tahoe to Malibu version (700 miles) and joined this one today.
...
09-30-20, 01:56 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,224
Posted By nesdog

Thanks for replying to my original post. So many...

Thanks for replying to my original post. So many good points and much appreciated.

As others stated, I also see the weekly pix on Strava or FB of people I know and it's hard to not want to rush...
09-29-20, 08:18 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,224
Posted By nesdog

Group rides during COVID

Am I the only rider in the world who is still not riding with their group?? My club has resumed their regular weekend routes (with the requirement to wear a mask while waiting at the start, but not...
09-20-20, 08:52 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,982
Posted By nesdog

I'm also using an SMP...the Drakon. Generally...

I'm also using an SMP...the Drakon. Generally been pretty good for me. Would like to get a somewhat lighter SMP but that model comes with less padding and I'm not sure I'm willing to risk the pain....
09-15-20, 04:52 PM
Replies: 1,138
Views: 86,804
Posted By nesdog

A few laps around Westlake lake and assorted...

A few laps around Westlake lake and assorted roads in our area. Still smokey so I bagged the longer ride for a shorter one. NWS says by Saturday, we should see blue sky. If so, I'll be looking for a...
09-05-20, 08:05 PM
Replies: 1,138
Views: 86,804
Posted By nesdog

Slow, random 22 miles around Agoura and Westlake...

Slow, random 22 miles around Agoura and Westlake Village. Started at 7:15 and home by 9:00, nearly finished a full water bottle in just that short time. Wasn't in any hurry so really just lumbered...
08-29-20, 05:17 PM
Replies: 1,138
Views: 86,804
Posted By nesdog

A little over 40 miles. Conejo Valley to...

A little over 40 miles. Conejo Valley to Calabasas, Cardiac and up Stunt. Over to Piuma and descending the five miles to the crossover.
Nice fog layer by the beach kept temps very comfy for a...
08-22-20, 06:20 PM
Replies: 1,138
Views: 86,804
Posted By nesdog

Hidden Valley, Dos Vientos loop and back via...

Hidden Valley, Dos Vientos loop and back via Westlake for 40 miles. A bubble developed in my rear Bontrager tire about five miles from home. Reduced the air pressure and nursed it to the house. ...
08-17-20, 05:42 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 10,860
Posted By nesdog

I did Hidden Valley that day, hoping to knock...

I did Hidden Valley that day, hoping to knock down about 40 miles with a loop around Dos Vientos. After having to change a flat in HV, I suddenly noticed the heat was on full intense mode! Turned...
08-16-20, 09:11 AM
Replies: 1,138
Views: 86,804
Posted By nesdog

Intended to do a 35 mile early jaunt on Saturday....

Intended to do a 35 mile early jaunt on Saturday. Headed out at 7:30 to Hidden Valley with Dos Vientos as the turn around spot. Flatted in HV. Then the heat turned up! Opted to turn around at the end...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-11-20, 04:27 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 4,218
Posted By nesdog

I've had this same thought, in wanting to extend...

I've had this same thought, in wanting to extend my rides out and not wanting to use our regular water sources during COVID. I had one 24 oz and one 21 oz bottle. Now I've picked up another 24. I...
08-11-20, 04:20 PM
Replies: 1,138
Views: 86,804
Posted By nesdog

Rambled through my part of the Conejo Valley;...

Rambled through my part of the Conejo Valley; Westlake Lake, Oak Park, North Ranch. Basically let my route be determined by whether a stoplight was green or red! Guess I didn't really feel like...
07-22-20, 02:13 PM
Replies: 1,138
Views: 86,804
Posted By nesdog

Tuesday ride: three valley loop. Conejo Valley to...

Tuesday ride: three valley loop. Conejo Valley to Olsen/Madera in Simi Valley. Shoot across Royal and eventually L.A. Ave until reaching Santa Susanna Pass. Climb the hill and descend nicely to the...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-22-20, 02:00 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,301
Posted By nesdog

Wore the Sugoi RS line for years but they seem to...

Wore the Sugoi RS line for years but they seem to have changed something. Have now switched to Voler.
07-12-20, 01:34 PM
Replies: 1,138
Views: 86,804
Posted By nesdog

Up Rock Store-along the top of Mully and down...

Up Rock Store-along the top of Mully and down most of the three stingers towards Encinal. Turn around and climb up to the top and descend Westlake/Decker. A touch of Hidden Valley and finally back to...
07-07-20, 04:42 PM
Replies: 1,138
Views: 86,804
Posted By nesdog

Conejo Valley to Stunt for a climb. Really warm...

Conejo Valley to Stunt for a climb. Really warm out there! Over to Piuma for the descent, Las Virgenes to Agoura Rd and a few other turns. Forty miles.

Rescue equipment passed me on Mulholland....
06-15-20, 08:28 PM
Replies: 2,923
Views: 705,702
Posted By nesdog

No, I had a Giant OCR2 for a long time (way back...

No, I had a Giant OCR2 for a long time (way back when we did that charity ride from Malibu over Latigo and around to benefit some fire victims?) and then a 2014 Domane 4.3 prior to this one.

What...
06-15-20, 05:26 PM
Replies: 2,923
Views: 705,702
Posted By nesdog

2019 Trek Domane SLR7 Disc, my retirement present...

2019 Trek Domane SLR7 Disc, my retirement present to myself. Smoothest machine I've ever ridden and a pleasure to own. ...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-02-20, 02:43 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,323
Posted By nesdog

Drakon for me as well, after using the Lite for a...

Drakon for me as well, after using the Lite for a few years. SMP's a bit more common around my area, perhaps because the importer is local. Drakon works for me pretty well.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-02-20, 02:41 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,860
Posted By nesdog

I've got a Domane SLR7 Disc that was a lot of...

I've got a Domane SLR7 Disc that was a lot of money for me, but not quite as much as yours. I purchased it from a Trek Factory Store nearby. I had a few small issues and the shop took care of each...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-27-20, 02:21 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,167
Posted By nesdog

In the hot weather we are having now in Socal, I...

In the hot weather we are having now in Socal, I have reduced my mileage to account for just having two bottles. There are well known water stops in our area, but I've mostly decided to skip them...
05-05-20, 08:47 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,221
Posted By nesdog

Yay! Nicely done!

Yay! Nicely done!
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