Notices
 
Search: Posts Made By: 53x12
Showing results 1 to 50 of 413
Search took 0.30 seconds.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-10-15, 07:32 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 397
Posted By 53x12

2015 Felt F1?

Any owners of a '15 Felt F1? Anything you can say about the frame? Local Felt dealer doesn't have any F series stock for me to test ride. Trying to see if I can find another shop that isn't too far...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-12-15, 06:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,908
Posted By 53x12

Not to sidetrack this thread into a discussion...

Not to sidetrack this thread into a discussion about frame comfort, but you can get a lot of comfort out of good wheel selection, tire selection, proper tire pressure, good saddle selection, proper...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-12-15, 06:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,908
Posted By 53x12

So what do you guys think about it?

So what do you guys think about it?
Forum: Road Cycling
05-11-15, 10:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,908
Posted By 53x12

2016 Giant Propel SLR alloy aero road frame

Has lots of potential. Would be very tempted by one. Especially if it is stiff enough in the right places and comfortable. Looks impressive too based on what they did to the tube shapes.

Based on...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-20-09, 06:37 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 9,106
Posted By 53x12

Careful with that statement.

Careful with that statement.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-20-09, 06:29 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 9,106
Posted By 53x12

Better to be anything but a Fred both literally...

Better to be anything but a Fred both literally and figuratively ;).
Forum: Road Cycling
09-20-09, 06:11 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 9,106
Posted By 53x12

If you want to be a Fred, get a CAAD9. Otherwise...

If you want to be a Fred, get a CAAD9. Otherwise get a Cervelo S1.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-02-09, 07:07 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,134
Posted By 53x12

According to whom?

According to whom?
09-01-09, 10:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,504
Posted By 53x12

I'm in St. Louis as well. Anyone going to watch...

I'm in St. Louis as well. Anyone going to watch the Tour of Missouri live when it is here?
Forum: Road Cycling
08-27-09, 09:47 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,028
Posted By 53x12

Those of you who watched it, is it worth buying...

Those of you who watched it, is it worth buying or more like a one time view? Just trying to see if I should buy it or find it somewhere I can rent it.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-26-09, 04:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 586
Posted By 53x12

Are there really that few Look 586 riders? This...

Are there really that few Look 586 riders? This might be a good thing, hopefully that is representative of the general cycling community and I wont see too many others on the same frame.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-26-09, 02:15 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,700
Posted By 53x12

Pedals: Keywin CRM Ti ...

Pedals: Keywin CRM Ti

http://www.dubbayoo.net/files/pics/cycling/parts/pedal-cleats.jpg

Shoes: Sidi Ergo 2

http://grafot.com/velosport.fi/images/Ergo2carbonPB.jpg
Forum: Road Cycling
08-26-09, 02:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 586
Posted By 53x12

Not sure the price for the bike in the picture,...

Not sure the price for the bike in the picture, since I just found it online. However since I am going with a frameset, I think somewhere in the low $3K range.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-26-09, 01:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 586
Posted By 53x12

Anybody ride a Look 586

I have always loved Look's. I am in the process of looking at getting a 586 as there are some good sales going on now. I am curious to hear what you think about it after riding it for awhile. Do you...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-22-09, 07:52 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,509
Posted By 53x12

So what is 4 like? I'm so jealous, but I don't...

So what is 4 like? I'm so jealous, but I don't need to tell you since you know how lucky you are.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-22-09, 02:04 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,509
Posted By 53x12

Top bike trips in the U.S. (photos)

Did a google search today and came across this interesting article (if you can call it that). I definitely think that the Skyline Drive in Utah would be amazing, as well as Peak-to-Peak Highway in...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-17-09, 10:42 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 750
Posted By 53x12

I forgot to add that you can build a nice PT Pro+...

I forgot to add that you can build a nice PT Pro+ for under $900 new.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-17-09, 10:33 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 750
Posted By 53x12

Exactly! Quarq is a cool idea to lessen the cost...

Exactly! Quarq is a cool idea to lessen the cost of a crank based system compared to the SRM unit where you will drop well over +$3500. Even the Gossamer based SRM is just barely under $3000. However...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-17-09, 10:18 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,729
Posted By 53x12

Yes! :innocent:

Yes! :innocent:
Forum: Road Cycling
07-16-09, 09:44 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 4,049
Posted By 53x12

Hahaha, yeah I know there is quite a bit of water...

Hahaha, yeah I know there is quite a bit of water to the left. I just remember visiting Whidbey Island with my parents when I was younger when we were in Seattle, and could have sworn we drove there...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-16-09, 08:14 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 4,049
Posted By 53x12

You do have a Bridge to Whidbey Island right?

You do have a Bridge to Whidbey Island right?
Forum: Road Cycling
07-16-09, 07:25 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 4,049
Posted By 53x12

How long are your rides, either time wise/or...

How long are your rides, either time wise/or length?
Forum: Road Cycling
07-16-09, 06:40 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,835
Posted By 53x12

For me if I was looking for a bike made in the...

For me if I was looking for a bike made in the USA with USA tubes, I would consider Skeletor road frame @$850. The complete frameset w/ the Edge Composites road fork and a headset goes for $1295,...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-13-09, 01:21 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 777
Posted By 53x12

Lew went out of business and currently helps...

Lew went out of business and currently helps design Reynolds wheels.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-13-09, 12:52 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,337
Posted By 53x12

Any reason not to skip out on the kneewarmers...

Any reason not to skip out on the kneewarmers under 65 and just use the knickers? Except for the reason that you already have them?
Forum: Road Cycling
03-13-09, 12:39 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,337
Posted By 53x12

Very true, sorry about that. Mid-west, down to...

Very true, sorry about that. Mid-west, down to 30s and 40s (without including windchill).
Forum: Road Cycling
03-13-09, 12:08 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,337
Posted By 53x12

What do you prefer for winter riding, knickers or full length bib tights

I need to start riding outside as I have realized I can only do so much indoor training during the winter. So I am looking at getting some new riding wear. When I go running in the cold I usually...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-25-09, 01:49 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 7,007
Posted By 53x12

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5uYBlBn004Q

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5uYBlBn004Q
Forum: Road Cycling
02-24-09, 03:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 406
Posted By 53x12

Alright thanks for all the help guys. I will go...

Alright thanks for all the help guys. I will go Rival with both. Just had to hurry to get the overnight order in before they closed.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-24-09, 03:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 406
Posted By 53x12

One of these? ...

One of these?

http://www.peterwhitecycles.com/images/products/rd/shiftmate_main.jpg
Forum: Road Cycling
02-24-09, 03:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 406
Posted By 53x12

Need quick help: Can I use SRAM Rival shifters with Shimano

I have a Ultegra/DA mix that is currently running Ultegra shifters. I am thinking about changing them out to help clean out the way my front end looks. Is there any potential problem? I realize that...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-12-09, 02:01 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 7,977
Posted By 53x12

If you do a quick search you will find a lot of...

If you do a quick search you will find a lot of ride impressions on the RS2. Regarding this specific buildup, good luck finding the "person who bought it" as I am sure he sold it off piece by piece.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-12-09, 01:49 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 7,977
Posted By 53x12

If you read the thread, you would realize the OP...

If you read the thread, you would realize the OP mentioned that he has since sold the bike and built up a Cervelo SLC. Did you not read the thread? Just the few posts above yours? :rolleyes:
Forum: Road Cycling
02-05-09, 05:32 PM
Replies: 424
Views: 19,086
Posted By 53x12

I was in my LBS last week and they had a S2 they...

I was in my LBS last week and they had a S2 they were building up with a FSA K-Force handlebar and it didn't look anything like the way your shop routed your cables. They had them going under the...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-27-08, 11:05 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 3,526
Posted By 53x12

While a scam mostly involves with being an idiot,...

While a scam mostly involves with being an idiot, sometimes it even gets those who are well educated like the the Ponzi scheme of Madoff.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-20-08, 08:13 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,195
Posted By 53x12

:lol: Sorry I have to laugh at that one. Go with...

:lol: Sorry I have to laugh at that one. Go with Edge or Reynolds. I have a set of Edge 1.68's and Reynolds DV46. Love both of them and have had much better experience with them than Zipp's. Drop...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-06-08, 10:38 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,118
Posted By 53x12

It just seems paypal doesn't want to hear the...

It just seems paypal doesn't want to hear the buyer's case unless it deals with the product not arriving. They wouldn't even hear my case or look at the evidence I have. My credit card on the other...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-06-08, 09:11 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,118
Posted By 53x12

I am happy that I saved a copy of the seller's...

I am happy that I saved a copy of the seller's listing since it has since been deleted. On his listing it actually has the exact words that paypal has as one of the options to file the complaint...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-06-08, 08:56 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,118
Posted By 53x12

Yeah I know that shocked me too when he...

Yeah I know that shocked me too when he apologized. But I doubt paypal cares anything about the email correspondences that we have had. I called my CC and mentioned the situation and asked what my...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-06-08, 08:28 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,118
Posted By 53x12

markwebb, sorry but it actually wasn't done...

markwebb, sorry but it actually wasn't done through ebay. It was posted on another website.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-06-08, 08:01 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,118
Posted By 53x12

I would do that, but I don't want to break...

I would do that, but I don't want to break anonyminity on the forum as the seller might frequent here as well. I don't want or need this to blow up into a full fledged discussion of who was right or...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-06-08, 07:46 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,118
Posted By 53x12

markwebb, in the case that papypal doesn't rule...

markwebb, in the case that papypal doesn't rule in my favor, I could still file a backcharage with my CC right? Would I still risk getting my paypal account closed, even if I went through them first?
Forum: Road Cycling
11-06-08, 07:21 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,118
Posted By 53x12

sstorkel, great advice!! I was actually just...

sstorkel, great advice!! I was actually just thinking about doing that just to have something on file with my CC. I think I will do that this evening just in case the sh*t hits the fan. I googled...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-06-08, 07:14 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,118
Posted By 53x12

Yeah totally. I want to be as fair as possible,...

Yeah totally. I want to be as fair as possible, that is why I contacted the seller first to see if they would fix the situation. So I'm thinking this:

1) Contact seller on own and try to work out...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-06-08, 07:13 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,118
Posted By 53x12

So basically file a complaint with PP. If that...

So basically file a complaint with PP. If that doesn't get resolved then file a dispute (has to be within 20 days of complaint). If that doesn't work then my CC would be something like 90 days after...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-06-08, 06:58 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,118
Posted By 53x12

Yeah I did that as soon as I opened the package...

Yeah I did that as soon as I opened the package and noticed what happened. We have been back and forth several times. He apologized in one of the emails for misleading me in the add.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-06-08, 06:36 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,118
Posted By 53x12

Paypal pro's?

I wanted to get your opinion about my options. I recently bought some parts for a bike and got what I considered to be a fantastic deal. Without going into too much detail, the listing the seller...
10-13-08, 06:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 437
Posted By 53x12

Anyone have experience with Devinci bikes out of...

Anyone have experience with Devinci bikes out of Canada? They have some nice looking frames, unfortunately none of my LBS carry them. Seems like a Canada only thing.
10-12-08, 12:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 437
Posted By 53x12

The frame for the Spyder would cost be ~$1100....

The frame for the Spyder would cost be ~$1100. The SC Blur XC looks like another solid bike as well for the ridding I do; singletracks/trails, fire roads and XC. One nice thing about the Blur XC is...
10-10-08, 07:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 437
Posted By 53x12

Does anyone else have some other comments about...

Does anyone else have some other comments about the Intense frames or other similar frames to look at?
Showing results 1 to 50 of 413
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

Copyright 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.