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Forum: Road Cycling
04-13-17, 07:07 PM
Replies: 14,113
Views: 384,859
Posted By Bunyanderman

That would be right :) Thank you for the...

That would be right :)


Thank you for the such kind words!
Forum: Road Cycling
12-01-16, 02:31 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,717
Posted By Bunyanderman

There was quite a bit of other bikes, easily 20+....

There was quite a bit of other bikes, easily 20+. The outside lock has no damage what so ever. The door if left resting against the lock doesn't close, as the spring isn't strong enough to always...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-01-16, 02:29 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,717
Posted By Bunyanderman

You are right about the chainring bolt, 4 are red...

You are right about the chainring bolt, 4 are red and one is black.

I had two cable locks, one through each wheel. But those proved easy to cut through.

Thanks for the help, I appreciate it.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-01-16, 02:19 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,717
Posted By Bunyanderman

First video mentions a lock that is at least 20...

First video mentions a lock that is at least 20 years old, second video is from 2008, meaning it's close to 10 years old now.

I'm sure over the last 10-20 years they have updated their locks.
...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-01-16, 11:04 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,717
Posted By Bunyanderman

They would of had to cut through the chainstay....

They would of had to cut through the chainstay. With some random cut marks on the lock, and a poor attempt of cutting though the lock, I am sure they also did a sloppy job of cutting the frame. I...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-01-16, 10:35 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,717
Posted By Bunyanderman

I am working with home owners insurance, but the...

I am working with home owners insurance, but the deductible is over 1K, so I am just trying to look at all options before I commit through them.

I went back to look at where it was stolen, and I...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-01-16, 01:14 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,717
Posted By Bunyanderman

Stolen Carbon Road Bike

Very sadden by my bike being taken out of my possession by a local thief.

My bike had been stored in a bike barn on campus across from my dorm that requires a key for entry. Frame was locked with...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-04-16, 10:34 PM
Replies: 3,949
Views: 83,771
Posted By Bunyanderman

That would be great! Thanks, I will be...

That would be great!


Thanks, I will be getting into mechanical engineering! With focus of materials!


I thought I replied to you two earlier, but I never saw my post. Hope I didn't double...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-03-16, 11:07 AM
Replies: 3,949
Views: 83,771
Posted By Bunyanderman

That would be awesome! I will be...

That would be awesome!



I will be getting into mechanical engineering! I also would have enough college credits to skip a semester, still deciding how much I should actually skip though.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-02-16, 09:59 AM
Replies: 3,949
Views: 83,771
Posted By Bunyanderman

San Diego State! They also have a cycling team...

San Diego State! They also have a cycling team with sub sections of crit racing, road, time trial, and track!


Thank you!
Forum: Road Cycling
06-01-16, 10:37 PM
Replies: 3,949
Views: 83,771
Posted By Bunyanderman

It was me! It's been a while since I've been...

It was me! It's been a while since I've been active on this forum, I thought the strava group was more of a common thing. Didn't know there is only about 15 members currently, kinda feel like I am...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-23-16, 09:47 AM
Replies: 4,590
Views: 107,565
Posted By Bunyanderman

I can always try and transfer to what I didn't...

I can always try and transfer to what I didn't get into, but that would happen after Sop****re year. I applied as an undergrad in mech eng.



I mean I suspected Ucla and Ucsd were going to deny...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-22-16, 11:32 PM
Replies: 4,590
Views: 107,565
Posted By Bunyanderman

Not the best day today, found out all University...

Not the best day today, found out all University of California schools I applied to(4 of them), denied me. Very surprised actually, 4.0 gpa doesn't seem to go very far anymore.

I did happen to...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-20-16, 07:30 PM
Replies: 3,775
Views: 82,545
Posted By Bunyanderman

When I crashed last summer, the nurse wanted to...

When I crashed last summer, the nurse wanted to start picking out the rocks and scrub my wounds right away. She didn't think pain reducing medicine was necessary for that type of wound. Doctor then...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-20-16, 12:01 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 4,532
Posted By Bunyanderman

Now this makes more sense, not related to watts...

Now this makes more sense, not related to watts saved through the crank, but a decent start. But congrats on saving 0.27% energy with 200g dropped. That's is more than half a watt gained at 200 watts!
Forum: Road Cycling
02-19-16, 09:01 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 4,532
Posted By Bunyanderman

If you didn't know, gravity doesn't do work on...

If you didn't know, gravity doesn't do work on orbiting planets. Yes it puts a force on orbiting planets, but 0 joules is done.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-18-16, 10:48 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 4,532
Posted By Bunyanderman

Does the bold help you read?

Does the bold help you read?
Forum: Road Cycling
02-18-16, 10:05 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 4,532
Posted By Bunyanderman

This guy has it.

This guy has it.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-18-16, 10:04 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 4,532
Posted By Bunyanderman

If your arm swung in a perfect circle and you...

If your arm swung in a perfect circle and you didn't run into forces needed to stretch tendons and muscles, then I'd believe you. Until you can replicate a crank and spindle with your arm, your test...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-18-16, 09:43 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 4,532
Posted By Bunyanderman

So do you think it would save you actual watts...

So do you think it would save you actual watts (no acceleration)?
Forum: Road Cycling
02-18-16, 09:35 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 4,532
Posted By Bunyanderman

In basic terms, you have two types of energy....

In basic terms, you have two types of energy. Potential energy, and kinetic energy. If one decreases, the other will increase.

Potential = mgh
Kinetic = 1/2mv^2

With an elevated weight that...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-18-16, 09:28 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 4,532
Posted By Bunyanderman

Then how is this relevant at all? If there...

Then how is this relevant at all?

If there was no "arm" that moves your leg in a circle, there is no momentum to move you leg back up. With a crank, the weight gained gives more momentum, to which...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-18-16, 09:24 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 4,532
Posted By Bunyanderman

If you could save that energy in your leg, which...

If you could save that energy in your leg, which you can't, it would be exactly equal. That doesn't relate to centripetal inertia, different type of system.

If you ride down a hill, then back up...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-18-16, 07:27 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 4,532
Posted By Bunyanderman

Here is what you are missing, if you had a system...

Here is what you are missing, if you had a system with no friction (crank + shoe) it would spin for ever. If you doubled the weight of the shoe, it would still spin forever. The momentum it gains by...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-17-16, 07:41 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 4,532
Posted By Bunyanderman

What goes around, comes around.

What goes around, comes around.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-13-16, 10:33 PM
Replies: 225
Views: 11,463
Posted By Bunyanderman

I'm having a hard time making sense of this, can...

I'm having a hard time making sense of this, can you try and explain it better? A heavier wheel would have more momentum, but that much to move a bike, idk man.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-05-16, 11:11 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 6,170
Posted By Bunyanderman

Scott Addict frame, less than 800g, and less than...

Scott Addict frame, less than 800g, and less than $1500 but used. Sram red, possible lightweight wheels. That's an actual brand fyi. Easily sub 13 pounds.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-03-16, 12:55 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 7,203
Posted By Bunyanderman

Looking back on this, does this still apply to...

Looking back on this, does this still apply to modern epoxies used in high end carbon? I knew it used to have quite the effect before the 21st century. Although I thought I read that it would be...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-28-16, 06:08 PM
Replies: 3,461
Views: 71,737
Posted By Bunyanderman

Still around sometimes :)

Still around sometimes :)
Forum: Road Cycling
01-24-16, 10:53 PM
Replies: 3,461
Views: 71,737
Posted By Bunyanderman

52 miles, 7200 ft gain. Ouch.

52 miles, 7200 ft gain. Ouch.
01-11-16, 09:54 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 7,994
Posted By Bunyanderman

I probably wouldn't pass with a 52-14, even with...

I probably wouldn't pass with a 52-14, even with a 22mm rear. I had a 50-14 and barely passed roll-out on two occasions.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-05-16, 04:10 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 3,771
Posted By Bunyanderman

Praying for the mud to stick to the hills, any...

Praying for the mud to stick to the hills, any slides and our town shuts down.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-04-16, 05:08 PM
Replies: 3,461
Views: 71,737
Posted By Bunyanderman

Kurt Searvogel broke the 75,065 mile record...

Kurt Searvogel broke the 75,065 mile record...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-04-16, 03:09 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,091
Posted By Bunyanderman

XC90 It would easily fit, but you'd be...

XC90

It would easily fit, but you'd be afraid of getting the car dirty.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-21-15, 04:49 PM
Replies: 2,450
Views: 58,723
Posted By Bunyanderman

I think Amazon over estimated their product,...

I think Amazon over estimated their product, initially it was $199.

No one bought it so they are practically giving them away.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-19-15, 06:37 PM
Replies: 2,450
Views: 58,723
Posted By Bunyanderman

That's true about the Merckx style of racing, ...

That's true about the Merckx style of racing, I'd do want to try some of that.

Actually the Neilpryde can be easily converted into a nice TT rig. You can buy front offset, if you would even call...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-19-15, 11:39 AM
Replies: 2,450
Views: 58,723
Posted By Bunyanderman

That's still really exciting :) I had some...

That's still really exciting :)

I had some interest in the TT stuff, but to me if you don't have a lot of the aero tech, you are at a huge disadvantage. I'm not strong enough to race at a...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-18-15, 11:37 PM
Replies: 215
Views: 10,010
Posted By Bunyanderman

Honestly I don't see it that way, most people who...

Honestly I don't see it that way, most people who track their car don't compete for anything more than a fast lap. If they compete they usually don't even use their car, they get apart of a team.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-18-15, 11:25 PM
Replies: 2,450
Views: 58,723
Posted By Bunyanderman

Is the 3% to help with the rate of inflation? ...

Is the 3% to help with the rate of inflation?

My dad told me that when Bush was in office, the civil service workers and other national defense branches got the same 3% raise. Nothing in the last...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-18-15, 11:21 PM
Replies: 2,450
Views: 58,723
Posted By Bunyanderman

Did you ever get into usacycling? Heathpack

Did you ever get into usacycling? Heathpack
Forum: Road Cycling
12-16-15, 07:23 PM
Replies: 18,740
Views: 3,734,700
Posted By Bunyanderman

666 ^^^

666 ^^^
Forum: Road Cycling
12-16-15, 08:32 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,177
Posted By Bunyanderman

Isn't Creatine formulated to help endurance...

Isn't Creatine formulated to help endurance athletes?
Forum: Road Cycling
12-14-15, 06:32 PM
Replies: 2,450
Views: 58,723
Posted By Bunyanderman

That's a shame :/

That's a shame :/
Forum: Road Cycling
12-13-15, 01:06 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,203
Posted By Bunyanderman

www..com what happened there? ...

www..com what happened there?

https://www.merlincycles.com/shimano-105-5800-gear-kit-85057.html
Forum: Road Cycling
12-09-15, 04:48 PM
Replies: 2,450
Views: 58,723
Posted By Bunyanderman

209 miles per day is the record, seems like they...

209 miles per day is the record, seems like they go for about 230 to account for setbacks. Kurt Searvogel only needs 180 miles or so for the next 32 days and he will break the record.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-09-15, 04:06 PM
Replies: 2,450
Views: 58,723
Posted By Bunyanderman

Anyone still following the year time trial...

Anyone still following the year time trial challenge? Seems like Kurt will break the 75 year record, too bad Steven Abraham had to restart.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-08-15, 10:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 624
Posted By Bunyanderman

The tape is very nice for install/removal, except...

The tape is very nice for install/removal, except the high price turns me away. Seems to be at least $20 to mount both wheels, as compared to $2 glue.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-05-15, 11:52 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 5,213
Posted By Bunyanderman

If you tend to build a bike from scratch, and do...

If you tend to build a bike from scratch, and do most of the work/repairs at home then it could be helpful. Especially with lightweight carbon pieces.

For the standard cyclist, probably not. I...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-04-15, 08:16 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,763
Posted By Bunyanderman

I had a offset seatpost on my older frame, and I...

I had a offset seatpost on my older frame, and I switched over to a straight seat post (much lighter), and never looked back. I actually enjoyed the straight seatpost, it still was very adjustable.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-30-15, 06:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 760
Posted By Bunyanderman

Chinese Wheels 1 Year Review Tubular

With intent of racing in mind, I really wanted to upgrade to a aero wheelset on my bike. Turns out most wheels were way out of budget, and a light weight aluminum didn't really appeal to me. So I...
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