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Forum: Fatbikes
04-04-15, 02:25 PM
Replies: 418
Views: 125,197
Posted By thcri

My dealer has one on the show room floor he wants...

My dealer has one on the show room floor he wants to move now that it is summer. All of their Fat Bikes are on Sale and the Salsa Mukluk 3 that he has is $200 of the list. I really like it but...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-25-14, 05:52 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,094
Posted By thcri

Well mechanically I am not the best. I can...

Well mechanically I am not the best. I can change tires, cassettes as in this case and many other things. Adjusting Derailers I am not the best. So I try to get a good mix of buying stuff...
09-07-13, 08:28 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 660
Posted By thcri

Granbury Area

I will be in the Granbury area Oct 10 to the 19th. Looking for group rides or clubs during the day and evenings. A sickness last winter slowed me down drastically, gained weight bad and am starting...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-28-12, 02:28 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,158
Posted By thcri

I have a Madone 6.2 and had issues with shifting...

I have a Madone 6.2 and had issues with shifting on the CycleOps. Evidently it was something to do with the hidden cables if you have them on your Madone. CycleOps sent me a new Bolt Action Tube...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-11-12, 08:03 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 5,742
Posted By thcri

http://keeponkovers.com/Product.html

http://keeponkovers.com/Product.html
05-08-12, 10:41 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 794
Posted By thcri

Para Trooper. To many jumps took it's toll on...

Para Trooper. To many jumps took it's toll on his back and legs.
05-06-12, 05:12 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,013
Posted By thcri

Should have never left her in your house.

Should have never left her in your house.
05-06-12, 04:13 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 794
Posted By thcri

Don't ever give up, this guy didn't.

http://youtu.be/qX9FSZJu448


This is awesome
Forum: Road Cycling
05-06-12, 03:39 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 4,049
Posted By thcri

Bought a pair of bibs because of what everyone...

Bought a pair of bibs because of what everyone recommended here. They sit in the closet. I don't like them at all. I am throw them on for a short ride if my others are all dirty.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-05-12, 07:42 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,746
Posted By thcri

Hold on. I would spend the money and get fitted....

Hold on. I would spend the money and get fitted. I am 6'0" with a 32" inseam and two bike shops put me in a 58. You won't be happy with a bike that don't fit.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-22-12, 04:22 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 3,503
Posted By thcri

I use my rear light all the time. The battery in...

I use my rear light all the time. The battery in it runs a long time so really inexpensive. My front light late in the day I have it on flash mode also when the sun is low and drivers may be...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-13-12, 07:46 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,977
Posted By thcri

If your budget is $1500 you need to keep in mind...

If your budget is $1500 you need to keep in mind you will need stuff to go with that bike. So dont spend all on the bike if that is your limit


I just got a 2013 Trek to use on my trainer and...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-30-12, 06:43 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,828
Posted By thcri

I have the 800 and love it. I make my own routes...

I have the 800 and love it. I make my own routes from Mapmyride and others and upload it for turn by turn directions. And pull some from Garmin Connect. I have the Trek DUO Tap, heart rate monitor...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-28-12, 08:50 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,531
Posted By thcri

I had the PD 5700's and immediately had knee...

I had the PD 5700's and immediately had knee issues. I got the Speed Play Zero's Stainless and won't go back for nothing. Knee pain is gone and I don't understand people complaining about clipping...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-28-12, 08:40 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 634
Posted By thcri

Top of Foot Pain

I hated having my Madone on the indoor trainer and looked for a good used road bike on Ebay or Craigslist but had no luck so since we had some unused bonus point in an award program I had I got a new...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-28-12, 01:58 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,318
Posted By thcri

this plus take them off once a year and clean...

this plus take them off once a year and clean regrease. Leaving on too long just makes it tougher to take them off.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-23-12, 07:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 602
Posted By thcri

At 215 I had trouble at first with my Zeros. Make...

At 215 I had trouble at first with my Zeros. Make sure the cleats are mounted right and after a few miles you won't have any issues.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-14-12, 09:42 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 650
Posted By thcri

The four screws have loc-tite on them from the...

The four screws have loc-tite on them from the factory and have beveled heads. You tighten them until you hear two clicks and you stop. If you over tighten them you will have issues clipping in and...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-10-12, 07:02 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 578
Posted By thcri

I ride the Pepin, Wisconsin area a lot. Along...

I ride the Pepin, Wisconsin area a lot. Along the Mississippi river is not so bad but if you go off the main roads and hit the bluffs there is some good hills there.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-05-12, 10:02 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 5,553
Posted By thcri

I have a new Power Tap Pro and wheel set only...

I have a new Power Tap Pro and wheel set only because it was given to me through an awards program. After I got it I did purchase the WKO software and was overwhelmed so I bought the Book Training...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-27-12, 06:15 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,900
Posted By thcri

I love my Zero's Stainless.

I love my Zero's Stainless.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-27-12, 06:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 513
Posted By thcri

Every time I call Garmin I have had good...

Every time I call Garmin I have had good service.

Edge 800
MapGPS60C
Vista
Garmin on Demand for the Iphone
FR60
Forum: Road Cycling
02-27-12, 09:52 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,075
Posted By thcri

As a diabetic myself I will be doing the...

As a diabetic myself I will be doing the Rochester, Mn one and the Minneapolis, Mn one.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-27-12, 09:47 AM
Forum: Road Cycling
02-24-12, 01:12 PM
Forum: Road Cycling
02-13-12, 09:04 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,121
Posted By thcri

Here, they have many different styles. ...

Here, they have many different styles. http://www.speedplay.com/ I have the Zero Stainless.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-13-12, 09:02 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,121
Posted By thcri

I am going to just cut out my Coffee Shop pair...

I am going to just cut out my Coffee Shop pair and make them work. If I mess it up then I will buy these. I sent the link to a few of my friends and they are buying them.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-13-12, 06:21 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,121
Posted By thcri

that is nice. I think that is the better route...

that is nice. I think that is the better route to go. Thanks
Forum: Road Cycling
02-13-12, 06:20 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,121
Posted By thcri

I have about 4000 miles on mine one year. The...

I have about 4000 miles on mine one year. The plate is fine just the screws which typically come loose from time to time I can no longer tighten. I have a friend that uses Speed Play and has way...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-13-12, 06:18 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,121
Posted By thcri

No, I got rid of my Shimano PD5700's to get rid...

No, I got rid of my Shimano PD5700's to get rid of my knee pain. Since I have had the Speed Play's I have had no issues.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-13-12, 10:51 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,121
Posted By thcri

Speed Play Cleats

I have the Speed Play Zero Pedals and cleats. After one year the screw heads on the cleats are just well pretty much gone from walking on them. I got new screws as I could not even tighten the old...
Forum: Commuting
02-11-12, 03:24 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,468
Posted By thcri

When I am on the path and I see someone ahead of...

When I am on the path and I see someone ahead of me I typically grab my light and turn it to the side. I haven't had a troubles yet but I know one time which taught me to turn it was I blinded a...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-11-12, 10:30 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,370
Posted By thcri

I don't have a kick stand on either road bike. ...

I don't have a kick stand on either road bike. When riding if we stop typically there is a wall to lean against or a yard and I lay my bike down on the grass. I hate the curb thingy cause I have...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-30-12, 12:57 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,205
Posted By thcri

Last fall I did a lot of riding in the dark. I...

Last fall I did a lot of riding in the dark. I actually felt more comfortable with the traffic as the cars gave you more room. I think at night a texting driver has a better chance of seeing you if...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-29-12, 09:31 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,349
Posted By thcri

Forget the bike. Go with the one that has the...

Forget the bike. Go with the one that has the dealer you are most comfortable with. Everyone posting what they think best is brand preference. But if you want my opinion go with the Trek. I have...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-26-12, 12:17 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,643
Posted By thcri

Is there any Bike Forums Coupons for the videos?

Is there any Bike Forums Coupons for the videos?
Forum: Road Cycling
01-26-12, 12:05 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 4,373
Posted By thcri

I kind of thought it was the other way around??...

I kind of thought it was the other way around?? Not positive though. I have the Edge 800 and it uses the Duo Tap first. If the duo tap is not there then it will use the GPS. If my heart rate...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-20-12, 02:28 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,932
Posted By thcri

Just saw it last week. Was pretty good. Last...

Just saw it last week. Was pretty good. Last year I saw Ride the Divide and was good also.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-17-12, 11:48 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 998
Posted By thcri

I just got a 2012 Trek 2.1 with that same gear...

I just got a 2012 Trek 2.1 with that same gear ratio and I think you will be fine. I bought it mostly for on my trainer and rainy day bike but have had it outside on the hills a couple of times.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-15-12, 03:22 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 5,107
Posted By thcri

Speed Play Zero's here too. My only other...

Speed Play Zero's here too. My only other experience is the SPD's.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-31-11, 07:36 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 724
Posted By thcri

If you look at their website you will notice the...

If you look at their website you will notice the 2012 Madone 3, 4, 5 and 6 all say OCLV now. Two years ago the 5 and the 6 were made in the USA. Last year only the 6 and above was. This year I...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-30-11, 11:15 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,546
Posted By thcri

Edge 800 and Garmin Duo Tap. I have a Cycle Ops...

Edge 800 and Garmin Duo Tap. I have a Cycle Ops Power Tap Pro on it's way.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-29-11, 06:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 612
Posted By thcri

Did you mount the cleats on your shoes yourself? ...

Did you mount the cleats on your shoes yourself? You may need to make some adjustments if so or even if the place you bought them just stuck them on.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-27-11, 11:22 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,292
Posted By thcri

Having one for the front of the bike is nice. ...

Having one for the front of the bike is nice. But if you can get one for the bake of the bike it is even nice with more results.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-27-11, 10:27 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,353
Posted By thcri

Take your bike, your shoes and typical clothing. ...

Take your bike, your shoes and typical clothing. Have them put your bike on a trainer and do a fit. It will cost you a hundred bucks or so but will be well worth it in the long run. Don't mess...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-26-11, 07:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,130
Posted By thcri

I don't know much about the Pinarello. You are...

I don't know much about the Pinarello. You are buying it from an online company which is not bad if you are mechanical. Keep in mind if anything goes wrong you are on you own or shipping back for...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-25-11, 10:46 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 766
Posted By thcri

:innocent:I was told that Red ones were faster!! ...

:innocent:I was told that Red ones were faster!! You mean I was wrong in getting red?
Forum: Road Cycling
12-25-11, 09:46 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 449
Posted By thcri

Trek 2.1 What is Largest Tire

Does anyone know what is the largest tire you can put on a Trek 2.1. I am sure you can get 25's on it but has anyone here done larger?
Forum: Road Cycling
12-25-11, 09:38 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 7,763
Posted By thcri

You will love the Edge 800. I have had mine...

You will love the Edge 800. I have had mine almost for a year now and love it. No flaws what so ever.



I got extremely spoiled this year with Bike gifts so I hate to say anything.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-20-11, 03:33 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,045
Posted By thcri

I need to bump this just noticing I made an error...

I need to bump this just noticing I made an error in typing. I typed 250. I meant 230. I did call Trek before getting my bike and was told up to 250 should be fine.
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