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Forum: Road Cycling
09-07-19, 10:31 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,925
Posted By eja_ bottecchia

Ride the same routes, but in reverse. You will be...

Ride the same routes, but in reverse. You will be amazed how much you will see/notice.

Ride safely!
Forum: Road Cycling
09-04-19, 03:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 554
Posted By Wileyrat

Never thought about torque specs before on my...

Never thought about torque specs before on my cleats, I just crank on em until I think, " yeah those ain't shifting", and then I crank a bit more.

I do like the german phrase "gutentite" though.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-30-19, 03:27 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,692
Posted By audiomagnate

I have no idea, but with a name like Kush, it has...

I have no idea, but with a name like Kush, it has to be good!
Forum: Road Cycling
08-30-19, 06:26 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,692
Posted By audiomagnate

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1124/20190830_082403_bdf646b4b897936cc74a8abb8e8b41d38dcb9f39.jpg...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-28-19, 04:17 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 5,930
Posted By MyTi

Ya most noncyclists I know hate cyclists. Most...

Ya most noncyclists I know hate cyclists. Most cyclists donít follow stop sign or stop light rules. Many are arrogant and take up the whole lane when they should try to be more on the right most side...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-27-19, 06:34 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,518
Posted By WhyFi

I think that best practice is to just tell them...

I think that best practice is to just tell them that you know more than them. Then you don't have to beat around the bush and you can get right to negotiations. Instead of asking them for their best...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-26-19, 09:50 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 5,930
Posted By TimothyH

This entire website is a dramatization. ...

This entire website is a dramatization.


-Tim-
Forum: Road Cycling
08-23-19, 05:07 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 5,930
Posted By canklecat

Perceptions of civility are highly subjective and...

Perceptions of civility are highly subjective and often due to differences in regions and cultures. Or how we feel about the world on any given day. Even now the perceptions of aggression,...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-19-19, 10:29 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,004
Posted By mstateglfr

100 bikes could be listed that fall into this...

100 bikes could be listed that fall into this range and it would make a search no clearer than simply googling 'road bike'.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-19-19, 11:18 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 881
Posted By Seattle Forrest

It's a very common thing for people and companies...

It's a very common thing for people and companies being sued to try and get out of it somehow.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-13-19, 10:38 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 983
Posted By Dean V

Exactly With rear cassettes typically having a...

Exactly
With rear cassettes typically having a 28 or larger you can cruise on the big ring around the middle of the cassette. In fact you can virtually treat it as a 1x11 and just drop it down to...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-13-19, 09:31 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 983
Posted By ThermionicScott

Why would you try to cruise in the small ring...

Why would you try to cruise in the small ring anyway?
Forum: Road Cycling
07-29-19, 02:50 PM
Replies: 220
Views: 20,200
Posted By flyerguy

I mostly just lurk around these forums but this...

I mostly just lurk around these forums but this thread was interesting from the perspective of someone who started e-biking three years ago. I see a lot of bad assumptions and misconceptions about...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-08-19, 04:11 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,752
Posted By fietsbob

Ala Johan Museeuw...

Ala Johan Museeuw (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Johan_Museeuw) ,, tempo climb in the big ring and leave your rivals behind.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-08-19, 11:43 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,752
Posted By firebird854

When attacking a small climb, say 1-5 minutes...

When attacking a small climb, say 1-5 minutes with steep gradients (maxing from 10-20%, probably averaging 6-10%) there're a couple of factors you want to look at. First, physics speaking, extra...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-08-19, 11:40 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,752
Posted By Dan333SP

If it's a gradual incline with kickers in the...

If it's a gradual incline with kickers in the middle (say, 4-5% with short bits over 10%), I'll go anaerobic on the short pitches and recover on the more gradual stretch that follows.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-08-19, 11:08 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,752
Posted By RChung

Constant power output is time-minimizing only...

Constant power output is time-minimizing only when conditions are constant. If conditions are variable (like, changes in gradient or wind), the time-minimizing strategy is also variable. The amount...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-05-19, 06:14 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,679
Posted By deacon mark

Once you get on a Titanium frame the flex stops...

Once you get on a Titanium frame the flex stops and it rides like no CF can quite do. There is no difference in speed between my Ti and CF. The Ti just rides much better.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-05-19, 07:20 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,679
Posted By Jasper Storm

I hate them, too. They make pretty good...

I hate them, too.

They make pretty good barriers to street sweepers, though.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-03-19, 12:46 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,388
Posted By jadocs

Not here. I would probably delete, reinstall the...

Not here. I would probably delete, reinstall the app and re-pair sensors if that were happening to me.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-03-19, 07:37 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 8,425
Posted By Jasper Storm

Always leave the cellophane on patch repairs at...

Always leave the cellophane on patch repairs at the time of installation. It won't hurt/abrade anything inside your tire. You can mess up your patch job trying to remove it, however.
You can remove...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-02-19, 09:32 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,679
Posted By popeye

Direct mount brakes are sweet!

Direct mount brakes are sweet!
Forum: Road Cycling
06-30-19, 08:56 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,103
Posted By Seattle Forrest

Have you tried moving to Seattle?

Have you tried moving to Seattle?
Forum: Road Cycling
06-30-19, 02:42 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,103
Posted By Darth Lefty

This is America, you have a right to bare arms

This is America, you have a right to bare arms
Forum: Road Cycling
06-24-19, 11:44 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,411
Posted By Badger6

Yes, and I think so. You can set the cog...

Yes, and I think so.

You can set the cog where the front chain ring shift is triggered in S1 mode, for both up and down...and how many cogs it moves in relationship to the front chain ring shift....
Forum: Road Cycling
06-23-19, 08:38 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,714
Posted By seypat

You might cut back on the spicy foods a bit. They...

You might cut back on the spicy foods a bit. They have been known to cause weird rear end feelings as well as blowouts.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-19-19, 02:50 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 34,203
Posted By BillyD

Substitutes

Hi,
I can appreciate the frustration, really can. lol. But in the future please just let our filter do itís work and leave out the partial spellings that are really the same as saying the actual...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-19-19, 09:07 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,856
Posted By ChinookTx

We'll never hear back from him but this thread...

We'll never hear back from him but this thread will go on to be 6 pages long ;-)
06-18-19, 01:41 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 22,624
Posted By caloso

One reason I avoid MUPs.

One reason I avoid MUPs.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-15-19, 03:50 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 34,203
Posted By Duragrouch

(bold underline) +1. That may also seem to...

(bold underline) +1. That may also seem to indicate a frontal impact.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-13-19, 06:00 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 34,203
Posted By WhyFi

Even when it's aluminum?

Even when it's aluminum?
Forum: Road Cycling
06-13-19, 05:40 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 34,203
Posted By amaroo

Precisely.

Precisely.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-13-19, 02:20 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 8,021
Posted By Paul Barnard

I can say with unwavering certainty it's the...

I can say with unwavering certainty it's the engine. I have made some really fast bikes go agonizingly slow.
06-12-19, 11:41 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 7,889
Posted By sdmc530

Not happy anyone gets injured but glad he is out...

Not happy anyone gets injured but glad he is out of the tour. Not a fan of his at all. Will make this tour a good one for sure now!
Forum: Road Cycling
06-12-19, 09:25 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 8,021
Posted By RChung

Then ride it on your TT.

Then ride it on your TT.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-12-19, 07:29 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 8,021
Posted By PepeM

In a group ride, I'd think that the number of PRs...

In a group ride, I'd think that the number of PRs you get will be dictated by the group's pace, not your own performance on any given bike.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-10-19, 12:23 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 34,203
Posted By autonomy

So Treks are trying to (and apparently...

So Treks are trying to (and apparently succeeding) in killing people. Got it.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-06-19, 05:09 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 10,283
Posted By rubiksoval

Even a broken clock...

Even a broken clock...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-05-19, 07:14 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 34,203
Posted By Seattle Forrest

You don't use carbon forks because somebody broke...

You don't use carbon forks because somebody broke an aluminum fork on the internet? :foo:

This thread is like the tin foil hat club.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-05-19, 06:14 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 34,203
Posted By TrojanHorse

This picture of a broken aluminum fork has also...

This picture of a broken aluminum fork has also convinced me to never ride an aluminum fork again. Mostly because they ride like crap but also for purposes of inflammatory rhetoric.

Oh, I forgot...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-05-19, 05:12 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 34,203
Posted By shelbyfv

I think it's safe to say that fork didn't "fail."...

I think it's safe to say that fork didn't "fail." Something broke it.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-05-19, 02:37 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 34,203
Posted By tagaproject6

Bikeforums single internet photo forensic...

Bikeforums single internet photo forensic investigators are on the case :innocent:
Forum: Road Cycling
06-05-19, 07:44 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 10,283
Posted By indyfabz

It's a plastic explosive that makes it easier to...

It's a plastic explosive that makes it easier to drope the hamer if you have massive guads.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-03-19, 02:23 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 13,596
Posted By MoAlpha

I make good money without working hard and I buy...

I make good money without working hard and I buy cheap jerseys.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-03-19, 01:18 PM
Forum: Road Cycling
05-30-19, 03:55 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 947
Posted By Dan333SP

ProTip: When mounting new carbon bars, make sure...

ProTip: When mounting new carbon bars, make sure to torque down with the stem faceplate bolts until you hear some light but audible cracking, then back off a quarter turn with each bolt.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-30-19, 08:31 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,684
Posted By LAJ

Estimated watts to help you get on the estimated...

Estimated watts to help you get on the estimated podium. Nothing says job done like a Strava podium.

deacon mark, I run Quarq with good results, but also started out with a Powertap hub, which is...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-29-19, 08:37 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 10,838
Posted By seau grateau

Yeah but he doped.

Yeah but he doped.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-28-19, 01:26 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 13,596
Posted By atjurhs

your remark does not help answer the question

your remark does not help answer the question
Forum: Road Cycling
05-26-19, 03:47 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,742
Posted By Sy Reene

For about $5 you could get one of these seatpost...

For about $5 you could get one of these seatpost rings for just a bit of color in that area of the bike
...
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