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Forum: Commuting 10-13-17, 06:16 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 844
Posted By crazyravr
I think in this case it would be much much easier...

I think in this case it would be much much easier to just walk.
Forum: Cyclocross and Gravelbiking (Recreational) 10-03-17, 06:20 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,322
Posted By crazyravr
Just installed the Raceblade Pro XL on my Giant...

Just installed the Raceblade Pro XL on my Giant TCX as well. Great fit out of the box. No issues. Easy to put on for commuting and remove for serious cross riding.
Also, the way I installed mine,...
Forum: Cyclocross and Gravelbiking (Recreational) 09-19-17, 06:18 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,322
Posted By crazyravr
I got this set for my Giant TCX SLR based on...

I got this set for my Giant TCX SLR based on recomendations. Now, if I can figure out how to attach this to my bike it would be amazing. For the life of me I cannot see this fitting and staying put.
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 08-25-17, 06:27 AM
Replies: 1,178
Views: 117,097
Posted By crazyravr
So I got this last week. Would love to get...

So I got this last week. Would love to get fenders for it. What do you guys recommend? Permanent install.
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Forum: Commuting 08-17-17, 06:11 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,017
Posted By crazyravr
I work 8km from my house. Might as well just walk...

I work 8km from my house. Might as well just walk each day. But I choose to ride 50km to the office (up at 5:30am) and then another 30km on the way back. The only days that I ride or walk straight in...
Forum: Commuting 08-08-17, 06:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 360
Posted By crazyravr
Skunk season in Ontario

This morning on my 52km ride / commute into the office, 5 fresh kills on the road and 3 I had to brake for and allow to pass freely :)
I still take the skunks over whats going to happen in a month...
Forum: Commuting 07-26-17, 06:27 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,319
Posted By crazyravr
Banana as I head out the door. I have breakfast...

Banana as I head out the door. I have breakfast once I come into the office.
Forum: Commuting 07-26-17, 06:26 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 4,697
Posted By crazyravr
For my commutes I mainly use Giant TCX 0. However...

For my commutes I mainly use Giant TCX 0. However if I want to go for a longer "extended" commute, 50km +, then I bring out my Giant TCR Advance Di2.
Forum: Commuting 07-26-17, 06:24 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,230
Posted By crazyravr
On my Giant TCX 0, I swap out the cross tires for...

On my Giant TCX 0, I swap out the cross tires for Schwalbe Marathons when commuting. In the fall cross tires go back on.
Forum: Commuting 06-28-17, 06:31 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 361
Posted By crazyravr
2015 Giant Roam 2 - fender set?

What do you guys recommend for permanent attachment and good quality?
Forum: Commuting 06-16-17, 06:21 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 582
Posted By crazyravr
If you do decide on a bike and it will be a...

If you do decide on a bike and it will be a Giant, please get in touch with me and I will put in contact with my bike shop where you will get the bike at a HUGE discount, if you dont mind a quick...
Forum: Road Cycling 05-05-17, 06:04 AM
Replies: 17,212
Views: 3,080,116
Posted By crazyravr
https://images-na.ssl-images-amazon.com/images/I/9...

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Actually surprised by the quality. All I had to switch out were the tires. All else good to go. Nice for those quick...
Forum: Commuting 04-11-17, 06:09 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 477
Posted By crazyravr
LOL ohhhh these are so going on :) will have to...

LOL ohhhh these are so going on :) will have to remove my mirror from the drop bar to install but it will all be worth it.
Forum: Commuting 04-07-17, 06:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 477
Posted By crazyravr
Help me gear up my Giant TCX 0 for commuting.

So I have a 8km commute into work from my new place that I will be moving into shortly. Now, I can walk / run into work for that distance, but I already planned a route that will be 30km each way....
Forum: Cyclocross and Gravelbiking (Recreational) 04-04-17, 05:57 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 387
Posted By crazyravr
Converting my Giant TCX 0 for commuting.

I need fenders, rear rack and and rear spanners.
What would you guys suggest that would be east to install / remove, durable and affordable?
Forum: Road Cycling 12-02-16, 07:04 AM
Replies: 172
Views: 10,838
Posted By crazyravr
Obviously you never had to mount a 23mm tire on a...

Obviously you never had to mount a 23mm tire on a Giant PSLR-1 aero rim. Tire mounting on these things is the reason why I no longer own them.
Forum: Road Cycling 11-02-16, 06:10 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,257
Posted By crazyravr
Thank you guys for the comments. Much...

Thank you guys for the comments. Much appreciated.
My feet dont get cold anymore down to below freezing since I got Woolie Boolie socks + de-feet overshoes + gore thick overshoes and couple heat...
Forum: Road Cycling 11-01-16, 06:10 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,257
Posted By crazyravr
My hands always cold - gloves suggestions?

I cant be the only one with this. My hands are always cold. How bad is it? Well this morning it was +3C. After 40km my fingers were numb. This is all while wearing DHB lines gloves with Pearl Izumi...
Forum: Road Cycling 10-17-16, 06:08 AM
Replies: 17,212
Views: 3,080,116
Posted By crazyravr
I got these couple years ago and hated them....

I got these couple years ago and hated them. Hated then so much that I simply threw them out. Worse pair of cycling gloves I ever owned. They dont breath, not watherproof, the padding is in all the...
Forum: Commuting 09-27-16, 06:00 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,381
Posted By crazyravr
Nope. I ride if and when I feel like it. I used...

Nope. I ride if and when I feel like it. I used to be the hard core "no matter what give 'er" type of a guy, and all that did was I found myself starting the dislike biking. Now i have a different...
Forum: Mountain Biking 09-23-16, 06:16 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 739
Posted By crazyravr
Upgrades for Giant Talon 29er 2

What would you guys upgrade on the bike to make it high(er) end, starting with the most important? Also what parts would you use for swaps (ie. stock fork - XXXX fork etc.)

thanx.
Forum: Mountain Biking 09-16-16, 06:11 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,448
Posted By crazyravr
Thanx guys. No one else wants to chime in here? ...

Thanx guys. No one else wants to chime in here?
The difference in price from X7 to X8 is $300CDN for me so pretty hefty.
Forum: Road Cycling 09-13-16, 08:59 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 10,190
Posted By crazyravr
I love my 2013 TCR 0 and tried the propel. I...

I love my 2013 TCR 0 and tried the propel. I found myself more comfy on the TCR. The propel is more of a get on and give 'er type of a bike. Looks fast and it is fast.
Forum: Commuting 09-13-16, 06:17 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 6,539
Posted By crazyravr
Glad I found this thread cause I was just about...

Glad I found this thread cause I was just about to post this.......
Today on my morning ride into work, a dude on a single speed drinking coffe, hands off handlebar, taking up the entire right lane...
Forum: Mountain Biking 09-13-16, 06:11 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,448
Posted By crazyravr
Trek X-Cal 7 - first ever mtb?

So I am a roady and do cross. Recently I took my cross bike Giant TCX SLR for major offroading and and loved it, despite the fact that I had to walk it as it would just not make it over large rocks...
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