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Forum: Road Cycling
07-15-20, 09:40 PM
Replies: 26,859
Views: 17,292,533
Posted By side_FX

what type of kickstand are you using on the...

what type of kickstand are you using on the Giant? Iím not sure if itís the angle, but it seems to be mounted in an odd spot?
Forum: Road Cycling
05-14-20, 10:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,784
Posted By side_FX

Can you even find an Allez to buy these days? I...

Can you even find an Allez to buy these days? I look on the Specialized website and everything says out of stock. I use the local retailer sealrch and it’s all out of stock or available in other...
01-15-20, 06:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,365
Posted By side_FX

Rock-n-Rolesville???

Rock-n-Rolesville???
09-02-19, 06:19 PM
07-12-19, 08:44 PM
Replies: 7,687
Views: 2,527,100
Posted By side_FX

What seat is that? Looks funky, I like it!

What seat is that? Looks funky, I like it!
02-09-19, 12:13 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 14,261
Posted By side_FX

maybe because Trek screwed people over when the...

maybe because Trek screwed people over when the took over the Bike Line stores in Philly area. I was a huge Trek fan and would periodically go into he BL stores to see the latest rides, etc. and...
09-12-18, 08:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,997
Posted By side_FX

One less cheap all rounder is nothing to LOL about

One less cheap all rounder is nothing to LOL about
09-12-18, 07:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,997
Posted By side_FX

Trek CrossR.I.P

I can not believe Trek would decide to discontinue the Crossrip line. Would think the market for a $1000 gravel bike would be strong, no?


Godspeed Crossrip! You are gone too soon!
09-11-18, 06:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,824
Posted By side_FX

you are very good sir, well played

you are very good sir, well played
09-11-18, 06:07 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 57,400
Posted By side_FX

Why can’t I find the CrossRip on the Trek...

Why can’t I find the CrossRip on the Trek website? The only one I see is the electric assisted model???
10-07-17, 09:48 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,943
Posted By side_FX

Maybe a pic of the whole bike with those bars...

Maybe a pic of the whole bike with those bars would be in order. I appreciate the close up for the detail of the bars, but it would be interesting to see how the whole bike looks while rocking those...
09-22-17, 07:17 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,998
Posted By side_FX

I remember years past when it was rainy, cold,...

I remember years past when it was rainy, cold, and totally demoralizing. This year it's 90 degrees and sunny? Wow!!

Stay hydrated my friends!!!!
Forum: Commuting
09-02-17, 11:11 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,672
Posted By side_FX

I don't want to bring my iPad into the bathroom

I don't want to bring my iPad into the bathroom
08-02-17, 01:25 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 38,362
Posted By side_FX

Since you already have a Giant TCX, I'd assume...

Since you already have a Giant TCX, I'd assume you are happy with Giant bikes in general? It sounds like the Anyroad line would be a good fit for what you're looking for, no?
07-15-17, 03:21 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 39,217
Posted By side_FX

I think the DS bikes would look better with black...

I think the DS bikes would look better with black forks rather than going with the same color as the rest of the bike. I also dig the little mud cover on the Giant. The Ds looks more road worthy,...
05-22-17, 04:56 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 11,975
Posted By side_FX

I wonder about riding a drop bar, leaning forward...

I wonder about riding a drop bar, leaning forward with more weight on arms and upper body vs. the upright, hybrid seating position directly pressing down on your saddle would make any difference in...
12-16-16, 10:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,102
Posted By side_FX

Did you check out the Specialized Roll? I think...

Did you check out the Specialized Roll? I think the step through looks kinda funky. Great all-rounder
11-19-16, 10:44 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 17,659
Posted By side_FX

I had to laugh when I saw this. A few weeks ago I...

I had to laugh when I saw this. A few weeks ago I walked into my local Specialized shop and was asking if they had any Sequoias in stock. The little stoner punk just giggled at me and said they...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-14-16, 10:35 PM
Replies: 671
Views: 219,217
Posted By side_FX

So are you looking for someone to say it's ok to...

So are you looking for someone to say it's ok to go for it? Ok, I'll do it.......buy it! White's alright!!!
11-12-16, 09:43 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 24,367
Posted By side_FX

Sorry I offended, just trying to offer suggestions

Sorry I offended, just trying to offer suggestions
11-07-16, 08:34 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 24,367
Posted By side_FX

Looking for big tires? Have you considered the...

Looking for big tires? Have you considered the 920 disc? It's kind of an oddball but I like it.
11-06-16, 05:50 PM
Replies: 1,940
Views: 632,459
Posted By side_FX

I appreciated your thoughts on this. You have...

I appreciated your thoughts on this. You have much of the same logic as I do. I was saving my Emonda/Domane purchase for when I hit 200 pounds. I'm on a 2 and half year quest to get there, after...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-06-16, 05:32 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,395
Posted By side_FX

Just a FYI - you can get an SLR for $5K. Still a...

Just a FYI - you can get an SLR for $5K. Still a ton of dough.....but less than $7K
11-01-16, 09:40 PM
Replies: 1,940
Views: 632,459
Posted By side_FX

Not to turn this into a road bike thread, but...

Not to turn this into a road bike thread, but since you mentioned it, how did you find the comparison between the emonda and the domane? I've read some people commenting that the emonda is...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-31-16, 07:13 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,698
Posted By side_FX

If it's comfort you're after, shouldn't the...

If it's comfort you're after, shouldn't the question be "synapse vs. domane"?
10-29-16, 12:34 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,735
Posted By side_FX

I was curious about the website video describing...

I was curious about the website video describing it having a more aero riding position than say, an FX or DS. I'd like to have less wind resistance, but not full road bike bend due to creaky back...
10-23-16, 05:20 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,735
Posted By side_FX

I'm curious about what you're didn't like about...

I'm curious about what you're didn't like about the looks? I'd like to see one live but there's none in my area yet. Im curious when they claim the "zipper" urban handling. Are they implying it fills...
10-08-16, 08:47 PM
Replies: 2,118
Views: 809,537
Posted By side_FX

Darn, I wanted to see the paragon fork on there!

Darn, I wanted to see the paragon fork on there!
Forum: Road Cycling
10-01-16, 03:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,505
Posted By side_FX

Acid green............yummy!!!

Acid green............yummy!!!
Forum: Road Cycling
09-25-16, 03:12 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,109
Posted By side_FX

Sure, trek just started selling these bikes in...

Sure, trek just started selling these bikes in the US
Forum: Road Cycling
09-23-16, 09:21 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,109
Posted By side_FX

I'd love to see a pic of the after!! Trek now is...

I'd love to see a pic of the after!! Trek now is seling these in the US, yet another bike that I don't need.....but really want to buy.......
08-29-16, 03:43 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,998
Posted By side_FX

I guess it's the price you pay for having such a...

I guess it's the price you pay for having such a well attended and organzed ride. I applaud you for being part of the setup crew. The route was always well marked and there would be no possible way...
08-27-16, 01:15 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,998
Posted By side_FX

Just a quick thought to be aware of your fatigue...

Just a quick thought to be aware of your fatigue factor on the second day. I was riding into Cherry Hill at the very end of the ride on the second day when I had to slow down for a red light. I had...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-14-16, 06:33 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 5,722
Posted By side_FX

I would imagine "old surfer dude" would be...

I would imagine "old surfer dude" would be mellow, no?

Not this guy....whew!!!
08-14-16, 06:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,146
Posted By side_FX

SL6 and "beater bike" does not sound right to...

SL6 and "beater bike" does not sound right to me
08-12-16, 07:19 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,998
Posted By side_FX

Super flat for sure, but some of those headwinds...

Super flat for sure, but some of those headwinds can be pretty tough once you get into O.C. itself. Great ride if you get nice weather!!!!!
08-05-16, 09:34 PM
Replies: 1,940
Views: 632,459
Posted By side_FX

Ahhhhhhhhh, there it is. Now that's what I'm...

Ahhhhhhhhh, there it is. Now that's what I'm talking about. That pic looks much better than the standard Trek website pic.

Thanks and I salute the Colonel ;)
08-05-16, 09:51 AM
Replies: 1,940
Views: 632,459
Posted By side_FX

Am I the only one who still can't see these? :( ...

Am I the only one who still can't see these? :(

A pox on those those computer goblins who seek to deprive me of my quest to see beautiful Orange Treks!!!
07-16-16, 08:41 PM
Replies: 1,940
Views: 632,459
Posted By side_FX

Wow, thank you for the great write-up, your...

Wow, thank you for the great write-up, your analysis was very useful and greatly appreciated. I thought they seemed really similar and I am happy that someone with much more knowledge than me would...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-14-16, 07:49 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,868
Posted By side_FX

So who has the cooler story to tell later that...

So who has the cooler story to tell later that night at the bar? The golfer who hit the dude on the bike? Or the dude on the bike who got hit by a golf ball?
07-14-16, 07:24 PM
Replies: 1,940
Views: 632,459
Posted By side_FX

So now it seems the 2017 FX3 is pretty comparable...

So now it seems the 2017 FX3 is pretty comparable to the 2016 7.4 FX, does anyone see a reason to pick one over the other?
07-12-16, 03:25 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,867
Posted By side_FX

I wonder if Trek takes the viewpoint that the...

I wonder if Trek takes the viewpoint that the number of interested people drops off significantly above the 7.4 model. They have to offer "something", but doesn't see enough return on investment to...
Forum: Touring
07-12-16, 03:15 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,161
Posted By side_FX

Sorry, but I have to ask......you did 100 of 109...

Sorry, but I have to ask......you did 100 of 109 miles? Why not cover it all?
07-04-16, 05:59 PM
Replies: 1,940
Views: 632,459
Posted By side_FX

Anyone know why they threw in a "S" with the FX4...

Anyone know why they threw in a "S" with the FX4 vs. the FX3?
Forum: Road Cycling
06-28-16, 03:28 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,404
Posted By side_FX

I don't know. It's kind of like a backup cam for...

I don't know. It's kind of like a backup cam for a car. Is it nice to have? I guess. Do I really need it? Probably not. I'd rather spend a bit less and get a comparable bike without the adjustable...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-20-16, 08:54 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 10,979
Posted By side_FX

Oooooh how I relate to this. Paralysis by...

Oooooh how I relate to this. Paralysis by analysis. I can't make a decision
Forum: Road Cycling
06-20-16, 08:31 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 11,817
Posted By side_FX

+1 on this. Speedster, CR1 , and Solace.....all...

+1 on this. Speedster, CR1 , and Solace.....all three are nice choices that may be just a bit different from all the rest at the group ride, if that's what you're after. Good choice for those in the...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-13-16, 03:05 PM
Replies: 671
Views: 219,217
Posted By side_FX

Great...now to confuse things more, the S5 price...

Great...now to confuse things more, the S5 price has been lowered by $500, and I happen to really, really like the crystal white paint.

But any way,

if SL>ALR>S, does that still apply when the...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-09-16, 08:58 PM
Replies: 671
Views: 219,217
Posted By side_FX

I guess I hesitate about going up to the SL since...

I guess I hesitate about going up to the SL since I am a more of ride alone for mental and physical fitness, not crit racing. It may be more bike than I truly need. I've seen some remarks regarding...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-09-16, 04:29 PM
Replies: 671
Views: 219,217
Posted By side_FX

I was just checking out my LBS and they had two...

I was just checking out my LBS and they had two Emondas side by side. I was admiring both the ALR6 and a S5. One is aluminum and one is carbon. The colors looked very close: dinster black vs. matte...
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