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10-16-19, 08:49 AM
Replies: 557
Views: 34,390
Posted By livedarklions

Oh, I see the word "driving" and I think of a...

Oh, I see the word "driving" and I think of a more passive approach like driving one's car.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-16-19, 08:37 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 558
Posted By seypat

Fixed it for you. ...

Fixed it for you.

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Forum: Road Cycling
10-16-19, 08:24 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 558
Posted By Rides4Beer

:lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol:...

:lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol:

I would have to be really, really sick to ever weigh 140lbs, and at that point I seriously doubt I would be physically able to ride. But that's...
10-13-19, 12:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 272
Posted By delbiker1

Are the cushions on the clamp deteriorated,...

Are the cushions on the clamp deteriorated, especially the top one? If that is where it was clamped, it looks like that is cause of a scrape.
10-13-19, 12:49 PM
Replies: 557
Views: 34,390
Posted By terrymorse

Neither of those statements is true. Barring...

Neither of those statements is true.

Barring some physical abnormality, drops are comfortable on a properly fitted bike.
10-03-19, 07:16 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 8,001
Posted By Retrogrouch731

1985 Professional NOS

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Forum: Road Cycling
10-03-19, 05:36 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 409
Posted By indyfabz

In June I shipped my entire bike, racks, stove...

In June I shipped my entire bike, racks, stove and fuel bottle from Philly to Montana in a Crateworks box via Bikeflights for about $75 including in-store pickup fee of $15 and some extra insurance....
10-02-19, 07:00 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 8,177
Posted By 2cam16

Nah, I just checked the store a couple of days...

Nah, I just checked the store a couple of days after the date given by Trek.
10-02-19, 06:53 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 8,177
Posted By NomarsGirl

I got that e-mail, but nothing saying it was in.

I got that e-mail, but nothing saying it was in.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-12-19, 04:12 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,200
Posted By Jack Tone

And I would hate to ask what the replacement...

And I would hate to ask what the replacement price was on the "cassette".
09-10-19, 11:35 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 8,786
Posted By Sapperc

Yawn all you want, but I always use obnoxiously...

Yawn all you want, but I always use obnoxiously bright daytime flashing running lights front and rear. My experience is that it definitely grabs motorists attention even more so than my fluorescent...
09-03-19, 10:56 AM
Replies: 557
Views: 34,390
Posted By terrymorse

I have two words for you "pot hole". Hit those...

I have two words for you "pot hole". Hit those unexpectedly on a fast descent, and you'll be thankful you descend only in the drops.

I have three other words for you "center of gravity". It's...
09-02-19, 09:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 596
Posted By alcjphil

Like you, I had a tubeless puncture last year...

Like you, I had a tubeless puncture last year that sealant did not repair properly. So, I dismounted the tire and applied a proper patch on the inside. It has been fine ever since
08-28-19, 08:56 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,850
Posted By indyfabz

I didn't wait to eat. Just meant that I didn't...

I didn't wait to eat. Just meant that I didn't feel any Thanksgiving meal guilt the next day because I was so drained. I was so confident that there was nothing left in me the morning of that I took...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-26-19, 03:38 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,138
Posted By NoWhammies

Thanks. The rest of the bike looked ok, which is...

Thanks. The rest of the bike looked ok, which is why I decided to just get on the bike and ride without looking to see if anything had shifted when the bike fell. Lesson learned.
08-23-19, 09:41 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,642
Posted By woodcraft

That's not roller racing, that's trainer racing.

That's not roller racing, that's trainer racing.
08-23-19, 05:49 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 5,697
Posted By bruce19

The only place I ride that may be applicable is a...

The only place I ride that may be applicable is a .8 mi, relatively flat, Strava segment that I have done a hair under 25 mph this year at age 73.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-19-19, 11:34 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 926
Posted By dmanthree

At those temps I wear Zwift. ;-)

At those temps I wear Zwift.

;-)
08-08-19, 11:13 AM
Replies: 314
Views: 32,009
Posted By Beachgrad05

I plan on it but just hadn't had time before the...

I plan on it but just hadn't had time before the first two workouts that fit my schedule. ZA started on Monday. I have an issue with the Bianchi tho. It has twice stopped shifting chain onto big...
08-08-19, 10:09 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 778
Posted By TimothyH

Hold down one of the left/front shifter buttons...

Hold down one of the left/front shifter buttons until the red, green or both lights illuminate.

Solid Green = 76% to 100% battery charge
Flashing Green = 51% to 75% battery charge
Solid Red =...
08-08-19, 06:07 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 279
Posted By TimothyH

I own the ENVE 2.0 fork and used the Specialized...

I own the ENVE 2.0 fork and used the Specialized plug. $10 from AMain.

https://www.amaincycling.com/specialized-carbon-steerer-tube-plug-rd-mtn-06214-2010/p691196

It is longer than the ENVE...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-06-19, 10:48 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 13,877
Posted By Seattle Forrest

Your experience is incomplete.

Your experience is incomplete.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-02-19, 09:24 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 13,877
Posted By WhyFi

So I just looked at their online shop and I see...

So I just looked at their online shop and I see that the double-cross (which is one of the good-lookin' jerseys that the group ride fellow often sports) is on sale for $70. So tempted.
07-31-19, 06:37 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 8,177
Posted By shelbyfv

Retired, thankfully! Normally don't have that...

Retired, thankfully! Normally don't have that many miles, that's probably the most I've done in one month.
07-30-19, 08:38 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,054
Posted By TimothyH

I don't understand how the hanger can be bent if...

I don't understand how the hanger can be bent if it works fine on the bike and not on the trainer.

If the hanger is bent enough to cause poor shifting on the trainer then wouldn't it also cause...
07-30-19, 11:47 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,156
Posted By Kevin R

You are your best bike fitter; assuming...... ...

You are your best bike fitter; assuming......

You are knowledgeable about bikes and component selection

You understand physiology

You are prepared to spend time experimenting to obtain the...
07-30-19, 06:57 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 9,535
Posted By downhillmaster

Fredly advice for sure. Was just a matter of time...

Fredly advice for sure. Was just a matter of time :thumb:
07-28-19, 09:55 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 5,461
Posted By Seattle Forrest

Can't, the 800 won't show instantaneous power. ...

Can't, the 800 won't show instantaneous power. There are a lot of data fields for power, but that isn't one of them. :o

I thought I was the only one who liked real time power output.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-28-19, 09:00 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 436
Posted By waters60

Roll it out to get your exact number, if Cateye...

Roll it out to get your exact number, if Cateye has a place ti put that number.
07-26-19, 06:48 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 9,535
Posted By bradyweb

I've decide to make a change. Some might say it's...

I've decide to make a change. Some might say it's an upgrade. In either event, whether I'm faster, slower, more efficient, or a hack on a nice bike, It's all about having fun, and I think this will...
07-26-19, 10:17 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,156
Posted By frogbiscuit

1000 miles this year

At 58 I finally hit 1k. Probably will hit close to 2k this year if I can stay healthy
Forum: Road Cycling
07-23-19, 06:38 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,415
Posted By seedsbelize

Again this morning, an oncoming car pulled out to...

Again this morning, an oncoming car pulled out to pass, saw my light, and pulled back in.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-23-19, 10:43 AM
Replies: 18,871
Views: 3,801,747
Posted By noodle soup

I haven't seen a PayPal option.

I haven't seen a PayPal option.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-23-19, 10:14 AM
Replies: 18,871
Views: 3,801,747
Posted By noodle soup

The cleats are the real deal. Same weights, and...

The cleats are the real deal. Same weights, and exact same packaging(UPC even scanned correctly). Shipping is fast too(ordered 7/14, delivered 7/22).

I just ordered a few more.
07-22-19, 02:32 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 9,535
Posted By Rides4Beer

Best thing you can do is ride more. 600 miles in...

Best thing you can do is ride more. 600 miles in two months, coming off of only 1500 miles for a year, seems pretty low to me. Now if a new bike will help motivate you to ride more, then it's...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-18-19, 05:04 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 7,660
Posted By Seattle Forrest

Put a piece of tape on the rails to mark the...

Put a piece of tape on the rails to mark the current position before you move the saddle.

That's the second rule of DIY bike fitting. Only change one thing at a time, and mark where it used to be...
07-18-19, 01:23 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,249
Posted By Kovkov

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63 years old
07-18-19, 12:54 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 6,177
Posted By merlinextraligh

Brand new ENVE pads, specific for ENVE rims

Brand new ENVE pads, specific for ENVE rims
07-18-19, 12:40 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,170
Posted By TimothyH

The wall was a crutch until I got proficient. ...

The wall was a crutch until I got proficient.

48x15 (84.5 GI) by the way.

When using the Sportcrafter inertia (free spinning) drum, intensity of the workout is limited by my ability to pedal at...
07-18-19, 12:17 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,411
Posted By Beachgrad05

When I started out it took a while to find a...

When I started out it took a while to find a group to ride with. Being a woman and unfit at time plus on hybrid that meant most groups were not going to work. Found a womenís group on meetup. They...
07-18-19, 09:00 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,249
Posted By indyfabz

After its maiden voyage of 12 miles from the...

After its maiden voyage of 12 miles from the builder's to my house.

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07-18-19, 07:33 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,249
Posted By delbiker1

I also like a really quiet bike. The Mav open pro...

I also like a really quiet bike. The Mav open pro rims with the Ultegra hubs are as silent as wheels can be. My steel Ochsner with Open Pros is the quietest bike I have ever been on. Cleaning the...
07-18-19, 06:10 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 788
Posted By sdmc530

I am far from an expert but I donít think the...

I am far from an expert but I donít think the bolt is the issue with torque itís probably the frame that needs the limit to prevent damage. So I would use the original factory spec. And as...
07-17-19, 09:54 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,249
Posted By sdmc530

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Just after finally finishing the build. Not a...
07-17-19, 06:11 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,249
Posted By delbiker1

Cleaned and shined! Show some

I got my miles in this morning before the sun and temp got too high. Just a casual 26 miles. This afternoon I decided to do some maintenance work on my Airborne Zeppelin titanium. I switched the...
07-17-19, 03:43 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 5,679
Posted By Seattle Forrest

You're getting conflicting advice because there...

You're getting conflicting advice because there isn't a one size fits all, correct approach. Most people who do both go easier with weights during the season and then switch for the winter.
...
07-16-19, 10:52 AM
Replies: 150
Views: 10,153
Posted By CyclingFever

Well your muscles fatigue because your lungs...

Well your muscles fatigue because your lungs can't supply them with enough oxygen. But yes minimizing that fatigue is the name of the game.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-16-19, 01:41 AM
Replies: 2,816
Views: 706,626
Posted By MyTi

Beautiful bike.

Beautiful bike.
07-15-19, 09:26 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,370
Posted By DOS

I noticed

I noticed
Forum: Road Cycling
07-15-19, 03:25 PM
Replies: 18,871
Views: 3,801,747
Posted By NoWhammies

Only done one ride in the helmet so far, but I do...

Only done one ride in the helmet so far, but I do like the fit. My noggin feels really well protected.
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