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Forum: Road Cycling
10-16-19, 04:23 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 329
Posted By MoAlpha

That sort of thing is probably the most tractable...

That sort of thing is probably the most tractable problem in clinical psychology, with effective, evidence-based, treatment widely available. Many therapists specialize in it and a good one should be...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-15-19, 08:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 471
Posted By jon c.

Based strictly on the published report, it seems...

Based strictly on the published report, it seems like an extreme over-reaction.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-15-19, 07:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 471
Posted By SpeedofLite

My thinking too. Almost sounds like this has...

My thinking too. Almost sounds like this has been in works for a while now in order for all of this to happen so fast.
The whole Carson King talking points thing might just have been a smoke-screen...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-15-19, 05:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 471
Posted By SpeedofLite

I'd really like to understand why the organizers...

I'd really like to understand why the organizers felt that resigning en masse from organizing RAGBRAI is an appropriate response to being asked to discuss talking points about the Register's...
10-15-19, 10:30 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,266
Posted By BlazingPedals

I notice that maallyn started but hasn't...

I notice that maallyn started but hasn't participated in this discussion. Makes me wonder if he/she has any real interest in it.

Next up: noseless saddles!
10-15-19, 10:01 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,590
Posted By livedarklions

Nice try. I'm a solo rider who puts in a lot of...

Nice try. I'm a solo rider who puts in a lot of miles 8 months of the year and works out intensely in the gym the other 4 months. And my mph are upright--none of that low-drag recumbent stuff.

I...
10-15-19, 09:46 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,590
Posted By livedarklions

True, but the 150 or so I did at 23-27 mph does. ...

True, but the 150 or so I did at 23-27 mph does.

We're both recreational riders--hate to break it to you. No one's paying us.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-15-19, 07:08 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 854
Posted By indyfabz

And there we have it.

And there we have it.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-14-19, 11:14 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 308
Posted By Lemond1985

On ideal riding surfaces, GP 4000's are probably...

On ideal riding surfaces, GP 4000's are probably the best-performing clincher out there. But in California these days, there are very few ideal riding surfaces remaining anywhere.

And the other...
10-14-19, 06:14 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,590
Posted By BlazingPedals

I think a lot of us are willing to discuss new...

I think a lot of us are willing to discuss new technology, but OTOH a newbie is likely to want to discuss something they just saw advertised, which ends up being the latest iteration of a failed...
10-13-19, 12:35 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 426
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

But there is only one who infamously will quote...

But there is only one who infamously will quote himself and/or reply to his own previous posts 10 times, all in one post. :lol:
10-13-19, 08:55 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 176
Posted By thehammerdog

Returning from 1st ride all trails 20 miles and...

Returning from 1st ride all trails 20 miles and bike was great stable fast smooth no issues at all
Maya twerk or 2 with seat
Love it...
10-13-19, 06:13 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,590
Posted By Lemond1985

Reasonably reasonable. Not too bright though. We...

Reasonably reasonable. Not too bright though. We keep falling for these same kind of threads, over and over again. :(
10-12-19, 06:39 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,590
Posted By downhillmaster

You arenít a pleasure rider? Who is your...

You arenít a pleasure rider?
Who is your sponsor?
10-12-19, 06:31 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,590
Posted By downhillmaster

Any reason OP felt the need for such a formal...

Any reason OP felt the need for such a formal declaration?
IMHO it usually means they had(or created)some bad experiences on other forums...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-12-19, 04:29 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,967
Posted By evansWV

Given my good experience so far, I was compelled...

Given my good experience so far, I was compelled to contribute to this forum. My Roadmachine 02 frame cracked during regular use. I took it down to my friendly, local bike shop. They examined the...
10-12-19, 02:32 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 841
Posted By Bonzo Banana

I think steel is always the best material for a...

I think steel is always the best material for a very heavy rider not because its stronger but because there are indicators with the material before it fails so keeping an eye on how the bike feels...
10-11-19, 05:47 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 592
Posted By well biked

Assuming those are metallic pads, maybe install...

Assuming those are metallic pads, maybe install resin pads. They tend to be quieter, and IME, provide a little better brake performance. The downside is that they wear faster, but with those brakes...
10-11-19, 10:32 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,406
Posted By I-Like-To-Bike

Translation: Thanks for having the "insight" to...

Translation:
Thanks for having the "insight" to agree with the poster's opinion; as opposed to being someone/anyone who posts a different opinion, i.e. a "Troll!"
Forum: Road Cycling
10-11-19, 08:21 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 714
Posted By Rides4Beer

25mm GP5Ks are pretty close to 23mm GP4Ks. These...

25mm GP5Ks are pretty close to 23mm GP4Ks. These were all mounted on the same rims (21c):

23mm GP4K - measured 27mm
25mm GP5K - measured 28mm
28mm GP5K - measured 30mm
10-11-19, 07:43 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,567
Posted By Wilfred Laurier

1. After frying your bacon for breakfast on...

1. After frying your bacon for breakfast on Sunday morning, remove the chain from your bike and soak it in the hot grease.
2. Remove the chain and let it cool/congeal.
3. Re-install chain and...
10-11-19, 07:43 AM
Replies: 454
Views: 143,639
Posted By marcoguzm

Fsa 46/30

This is a very interesting thread, here in BF. I read it before ordering a FSA Adventure crankset 46/30 square taper and a BB 110 mm. It was supposed to be installed on an Iron Horse Victory 2003,...
10-11-19, 06:32 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,406
Posted By Lemond1985

10 miles on the ebike gives me the same workout...

10 miles on the ebike gives me the same workout as 20 miles on the old-fashioned "analog" bike. /s/
10-09-19, 08:14 PM
10-09-19, 05:28 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 699
Posted By Steve B.

On iOS, there are and have been 2 separate BT...

On iOS, there are and have been 2 separate BT connections. The phone needs to pair via the BT settings in the phone, as well as in Connect. The pairing instructions from Garmin do indicate you also...
10-09-19, 05:24 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 699
Posted By tunavic

By the way the current software for the 830 is...

By the way the current software for the 830 is 4.19 shelbyfv I believe it's the same for the 530
10-09-19, 05:18 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 699
Posted By tunavic

For the initial pairing that is correct but you...

For the initial pairing that is correct but you shouldn't have to open the GCM app every time for the phone to connect. It should happen automatically
10-07-19, 10:45 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 169
Posted By Bill Kapaun

Like this? You need M8x1.0 bolts, not the more...

Like this? You need M8x1.0 bolts, not the more common M8x1.25mm.https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/640x480/bb_remover_cf2c4326a7037951aa1406211e9cb3b144321f4b.jpg
10-07-19, 09:24 AM
Replies: 454
Views: 143,639
Posted By DorkDisk

Not old enough for this sub, but... Slapped...

Not old enough for this sub, but...

Slapped on a GRX today. Was a little apprehensive about not ordering a FD but it seemed like my 600 derailleur could swing it (no pun intended). Sure enough;...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-30-19, 07:09 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,074
Posted By DrIsotope

Well, winter is right around the corner.

Well, winter is right around the corner.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-30-19, 07:08 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,074
Posted By MoAlpha

Yeah, to > 7 pages.

Yeah, to > 7 pages.
09-27-19, 03:01 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,610
Posted By Machka

Again? ...

Again?
https://www.bikeforums.net/general-cycling-discussion/1183317-what-do-you-do-avoid-bike-boredom.html
Forum: Road Cycling
09-25-19, 12:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 686
Posted By Fendertele

NBD Domane SL5 disc

Finally decided to pick up a road bike after 2,000 miles on the hybrid. Elected to go with a 2019. My last road bike was a Schwinn Continental so itís been a long long time. My first impressions...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-24-19, 02:09 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,414
Posted By WhyFi

I takes my pulls at the front.

I takes my pulls at the front.
09-23-19, 05:29 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 5,340
Posted By Kapusta

2Ē of my left leg. ...

2Ē of my left leg.
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09-23-19, 03:25 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 4,164
Posted By indyfabz

IKR. Me thinks he confused baristas with...

IKR. Me thinks he confused baristas with barristers.🤣
09-13-19, 12:24 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,886
Posted By Happy Feet

Pretty sure gambling is not allowed on BF but... ...

Pretty sure gambling is not allowed on BF but...

Every time I go on a tour I suppose I am staking the successful conclusion of it on my knowledge, which has grown with experience. One day, when...
09-13-19, 10:59 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 503
Posted By am0n

Seems to me the quick solution is to check that...

Seems to me the quick solution is to check that you bought the right thing and take it back if you didn't.
09-13-19, 09:32 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,886
Posted By Happy Feet

Uhh... ok. As it seems all you want is...

Uhh... ok.

As it seems all you want is confirmation I was writing more for anyone else that might be reading along and wondering about some points to consider in wheel choices for touring. You...
09-12-19, 03:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,207
Posted By delbiker1

I am curious as to what crankset you are using to...

I am curious as to what crankset you are using to get to a 46/30 set up.
09-11-19, 06:07 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 10,835
Posted By Flip Flop Rider

you mean, it's just like riding a bike!

you mean, it's just like riding a bike!
09-11-19, 05:30 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 10,835
Posted By Happy Feet

I thought it was already covered without dispute...

I thought it was already covered without dispute that mountain biking requires some technical skill. Not the genre under debate as far as I can tell.
Replies: 7
Views: 1,746
Posted By Koyote

If the discount is so small that the seller...

If the discount is so small that the seller should have honored it (even though you didn't deserve it), how is it so large that it merits the big fuss you're making over it?
09-11-19, 01:48 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 10,835
Posted By Happy Feet

I am a life long avid strong cyclist and agree...

I am a life long avid strong cyclist and agree with the OP. Recreational group rides do not need to include drafting or close quarters and require little more than the endutance to do them.

It is...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-11-19, 11:13 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,654
Posted By TimothyH

Right. No ordinary bottles with Dura Ace....

Right.

No ordinary bottles with Dura Ace. Bidons only.

And Rapha, although Castelli is permitted on weekdays after Labor Day.

It's about self respect.


-Tim-
Forum: Road Cycling
09-10-19, 11:00 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,830
Posted By malcala622

This already has a "long" cage but in that era it...

This already has a "long" cage but in that era it was called Mid
Forum: Road Cycling
09-10-19, 09:49 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,830
Posted By Kimmo

Suck it and see. If not, get one of those wolf...

Suck it and see. If not, get one of those wolf tooth things.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-10-19, 07:20 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,654
Posted By MSchott

You've been here for 10 years and this is what...

You've been here for 10 years and this is what you come up with? When you reach a certain price point, high end bikes are luxury items meaning price is somewhat irrelevant. And those that can, gladly...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-10-19, 07:11 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,654
Posted By WhyFi

Sounds like a business opportunity for you to...

Sounds like a business opportunity for you to jump in there, shake up the scammin' status quo and make a mint by providing DA-level goodness at 105 prices. Chop chop!
09-10-19, 06:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 935
Posted By jppe

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