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08-10-20, 05:30 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 1,236
Posted By blue192

First rule in business: keep your personal and...

First rule in business: keep your personal and religious beliefs to yourself. The business is there to make money only. 60k a year from a single customer for five years is not something to walk away...
07-24-20, 03:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 284
Posted By pakeboi

Giant MY2021 !

Giant is starting to post MY2021 on their international site :

https://www.giant-bicycles.com/int/bikes#collection=2021

...
07-13-20, 01:21 PM
Replies: 385
Views: 30,435
Posted By himespau

If you resign, is there someone as passionate...

If you resign, is there someone as passionate about it as you to take up the mantel and keep things going once it's safe to do so. Is that person also as responsible as you to keep things closed...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-02-20, 03:54 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 5,923
Posted By rubiksoval

Less rolling resistance = free speed. ...

Less rolling resistance = free speed.

Whether or not you notice that is dependent on user and what they want to do.
06-30-20, 09:05 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,773
Posted By pdlamb

I took enough chemistry classes that I can...

I took enough chemistry classes that I can pronounce the names of most ingredients. I guess the world's a safer place for chemistry majors?
06-27-20, 05:05 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 4,025
Posted By shelbyfv

$50 > fanny pack :innocent:

$50 > fanny pack :innocent:
06-27-20, 04:46 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 4,025
Posted By Ogsarg

You do know there are many many cages that are...

You do know there are many many cages that are less expensive, right?
06-26-20, 06:16 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,773
Posted By Hokiedad4

Lanolin comes from wool. You know, sheep hair. No...

Lanolin comes from wool. You know, sheep hair. No sheep is harmed in the shearing of its wool.
06-26-20, 12:35 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 3,638
Posted By fietsbob

You get opinions here not scientific studies.. ...

You get opinions here not scientific studies.. (to be realistic)
06-23-20, 07:17 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,773
Posted By YoungSalt

Remember, everything is chemicals. You are...

Remember, everything is chemicals. You are comprised of chemicals. An apple you pick off of a tree is chemicals. Here's the ingredients list of a banana:...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-23-20, 07:05 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,099
Posted By downhillmaster

I am also desperately trying to be more aero on a...

I am also desperately trying to be more aero on a budget so I currently only shave the front of my legs to conserve the use of shaving cream 👍
Forum: Road Cycling
06-23-20, 06:21 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,099
Posted By asgelle

Have you ever tried using clip ons in place of a...

Have you ever tried using clip ons in place of a front wheel? I can't imagine it turning out well.
06-23-20, 05:39 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,773
Posted By leob1

Now that is the sign of the hardman of the...

Now that is the sign of the hardman of the peloton.
06-21-20, 11:31 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 15,568
Posted By Carbonfiberboy

I don't understand your last sentence. You don't...

I don't understand your last sentence. You don't use any supplements, vitamins, or minerals, or prescription medications? Second sentence from last, which seems to inform the last sentence, because...
06-17-20, 09:31 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 9,593
Posted By caloso

Intervals.

Intervals.
06-15-20, 05:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 452
Posted By Koyote

I donít understand the question.

I donít understand the question.
Forum: Foo
06-11-20, 05:30 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,095
Posted By genec

Oddly, while it seems counter intuitive, this has...

Oddly, while it seems counter intuitive, this has helped me quite a bit. I highly recommend it... an easy spin is the key... no heavy duty off road... just a nice 45 minute long resting ride......
06-10-20, 02:11 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,963
Posted By caloso

Same. I enjoy cycling better when I am fit, I...

Same. I enjoy cycling better when I am fit, I only get fit when I train, and my main motivation to train is racing.
06-10-20, 01:33 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,963
Posted By Trakhak

With all respect, no, you haven't. The head-down...

With all respect, no, you haven't. The head-down types are unaware of you except when you post your anti-carbon, anti-diamond frame diatribes, where they invariably humor you.

To quote S. J....
Forum: Road Cycling
05-25-20, 12:15 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,729
Posted By dougphoto

Waving

I've always been a big waver, I wave to all bikers, doesn't matter if you are pulling a trailer of kids or if you are looking like a hardcore roadie I wave. However, recently I've seen two different...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-22-20, 04:51 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 2,632
Posted By caloso

I have this one on my road bike: ...

I have this one on my road bike: https://www.castelli-cycling.com/us/men/accessories/cycling-bags/p/890010420P-010

Fits everything I need: tube, lever, patch kit, CO2 cartridge and chuck;...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-21-20, 10:49 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 6,432
Posted By caloso

I'm on the board of my team and we just had this...

I'm on the board of my team and we just had this discussion. We put out a statement that we are following USAC and local health guidelines and will not be participating in group rides until it is...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-20-20, 10:51 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 5,699
Posted By canklecat

I just subscribed a few minutes ago. I'm already...

I just subscribed a few minutes ago. I'm already seeing data I didn't know was provided to subscribers. Seems good.

When I drank beer I paid way more than $5 a month -- probably closer to $50 a...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-20-20, 11:36 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 5,699
Posted By caloso

I was using TP and GC before Strava came along,...

I was using TP and GC before Strava came along, so I have mostly used free Strava for the social aspect. But the data analysis doesn't add anything for me. Nor does the Beacon app since my family is...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-20-20, 08:21 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 5,699
Posted By Trsnrtr

Been paying for a long time and will continue to...

Been paying for a long time and will continue to do so.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-19-20, 09:16 PM
Replies: 209
Views: 12,753
Posted By Seattle Forrest

​​​​​​Anybody who disagrees with me is an ogre...

​​​​​​Anybody who disagrees with me is an ogre that eats babies.

See? That wasn't so hard.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-18-20, 05:54 PM
Replies: 209
Views: 12,753
Posted By Bah Humbug

That's a cute gotcha, but then I'd just be doing...

That's a cute gotcha, but then I'd just be doing it with a landline. Which I'd be paying for, and then we're full-circle. Of course, Strava wasn't around 20 years ago either, so...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-18-20, 05:52 PM
Replies: 209
Views: 12,753
Posted By SethAZ

I pay for the subscription. I've used the site a...

I pay for the subscription. I've used the site a freaking metric ton, and I thought they deserved to get a little something back. As someone said in another thread, they've been giving away too much...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-18-20, 04:36 PM
Replies: 209
Views: 12,753
Posted By Sy Reene

It's a bit funny to think we wouldn't pay...

It's a bit funny to think we wouldn't pay $60/year, yet a cellphone data plan can cost close to that much per month... so that instead we can use a free app.
Maybe better to think of an subscription...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-18-20, 03:56 PM
Replies: 209
Views: 12,753
Posted By Seattle Forrest

This is a good point. Thanks for the reminder.

This is a good point. Thanks for the reminder.
04-30-20, 07:40 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,558
Posted By topflightpro

OP, honestly 135 AP doesn't sound too far off for...

OP, honestly 135 AP doesn't sound too far off for that ride.
04-30-20, 05:11 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 756
Posted By MugenSi

I would screw in all the limit screws and start...

I would screw in all the limit screws and start the set up process from the start.
Replies: 13
Views: 1,092
Posted By phile

I did my first century!

so as title says says it i did my first century, this happened last saturday. honestly did not know what a century ride was until i joined these forums about a year ago. have since been mostly...
04-23-20, 12:44 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 756
Posted By melikebikey35

What cassette you are running is irrelevant,...

What cassette you are running is irrelevant, unless you have it set up so that your gear selection is displayed on your computer. It has no bearing how the RD shifts.

It it very much sounds like...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-18-20, 09:09 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,995
Posted By bruce19

I've been cycling for over 40 yrs. and using...

I've been cycling for over 40 yrs. and using Speedpay for many of those years. All my ex-racer friends (local racers) use them. In that time I have never seen or heard of what you have posted above....
Forum: Road Cycling
04-17-20, 08:01 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,995
Posted By goenrdoug

anyone who has lost all confidence in their...

anyone who has lost all confidence in their speedplay pedals is welcome to send them to me for proper disposal. DM for details.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-17-20, 05:41 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,995
Posted By WhyFi

Yeah, everyone who's anyone has unclipped and...

Yeah, everyone who's anyone has unclipped and jammed their foot in their front wheel during The Great Speedplay Purge.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-17-20, 04:53 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,995
Posted By bruce19

I've been using Zeros for more than a decade and...

I've been using Zeros for more than a decade and never had this happen.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-17-20, 09:08 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,995
Posted By Sy Reene

I assume you're pretty sure you were ever clipped...

I assume you're pretty sure you were ever clipped in in the first place?
FWIW, speedplay also sells a "Track/Sprint" edition Zero pedal, that has a stiffer spring and is by design harder to unclip...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-17-20, 08:58 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,995
Posted By Digger6255

Don't get me wrong, I love these pedals. I don't...

Don't get me wrong, I love these pedals. I don't want to change back to Ultegras or Look but thought this was weird. This is probably all me or like WhyFi said I may need to adjust float on the right...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-17-20, 08:31 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,995
Posted By WhyFi

You come up with some weird ****.

You come up with some weird ****.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-17-20, 07:01 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,995
Posted By WhyFi

Not me. Have you checked the float...

Not me.

Have you checked the float adjustment? Maybe it's too restrictive and causing the unclip when you stand.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-16-20, 10:12 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,825
Posted By colnago62

How fast was he going? It sounds like he was soft...

How fast was he going? It sounds like he was soft peddling.
04-16-20, 09:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 471
Posted By Wildwood

The dampeners for your stem (and other parts) are...

The dampeners for your stem (and other parts) are called tires and tire pressure. :eek:
NOT a joke.
04-16-20, 06:19 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,476
Posted By BlazingPedals

If I can't fix it with a patch kit, frame pump,...

If I can't fix it with a patch kit, frame pump, multi-tool, and 1 spare tube, it ain't getting fixed. (I have a quick-link in my patch kit.)

I'd be interested to hear otherwise, but I suspect most...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-08-20, 05:36 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,561
Posted By Iride01

Shoulders are usually filled with gravel and...

Shoulders are usually filled with gravel and debris. I ride in the traffic lane. And if it's only two lane, then I get in the middle of my lane when there is oncoming traffic so other motor vehicles...
04-06-20, 03:14 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 18,935
Posted By sumgy

Better to keep off the shared paths during COVID....

Better to keep off the shared paths during COVID. Too many walkers, runners, dogs and families.
Roads are quieter and safer.
04-05-20, 10:06 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 8,915
Posted By base2

The only problem with MUPS is the pedestrians...

The only problem with MUPS is the pedestrians that have no concept of sharing or regard for others use of the same space.

Things like walking 3 abreast.

Things like unleashed dogs or dogs with...
03-30-20, 10:10 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 4,666
Posted By wgscott

The claim that the virus spreads exponentially? ...

The claim that the virus spreads exponentially? I present .... the world:

https://github.com/CSSEGISandData/COVID-19

(I'm hoping we are just misunderstanding one another.)
03-30-20, 07:44 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 4,666
Posted By berner

Corona and Cavalier Behavior

I've been noticing the last week or so that many people don't take the corona virus pandemic very seriously. This is obvious when seeing two people chatting in fairly close proximity. One infected...
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