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Forum: Road Cycling 11-16-17, 03:02 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 880
Posted By turkey9186
Glad you are okay and the bike was not seriously...

Glad you are okay and the bike was not seriously injured.
Keep an eye on the head injury. It took a few weeks before the headaches and vertigo set in after my accident.
I have my cracked helmet...
Forum: Foo 11-16-17, 02:52 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 324
Posted By turkey9186
I bought an Impreza on April 30th. It now has...

I bought an Impreza on April 30th. It now has 5900 miles on it.
My 2004 Silverado has 133,000 miles on it. I pretty much parked it six years ago and it is only used for towing our trailer. I...
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 11-16-17, 02:46 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,332
Posted By turkey9186
This^. RWS is easier to build routes and...

This^. RWS is easier to build routes and transfer to my Garmin.
Forum: Foo 11-09-17, 11:05 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 499
Posted By turkey9186
Maybe the employer contribution is tiered based...

Maybe the employer contribution is tiered based on years of service, job level,???
Forum: Foo 11-08-17, 11:23 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 499
Posted By turkey9186
If I am reading it right, you need to put in 2.5%...

If I am reading it right, you need to put in 2.5% of your gross monthly income in order to get the company match of 2.5%

Example: I do 13% (to max out at $18k/yr before tax contributions) My...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 11-05-17, 09:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 208
Posted By turkey9186
Look at the chain closely. I recently had...

Look at the chain closely. I recently had shifting issues after changing to a new chain. After a lot of troubleshooting I found one side plate loose and catching every four or five crank revolutions.
Forum: Northern California 11-05-17, 07:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 190
Posted By turkey9186
You are a couple weeks late. A Surly Long Haul...

You are a couple weeks late. A Surly Long Haul setup for touring was on the Bay Area Craigslist for a descent price.
Watch Craigslist for San Francisco and the surrounding area.
FYI, Hwy1 is still...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 11-05-17, 06:42 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 898
Posted By turkey9186
Tiagra or 105 groupset (shifters, cranks,...

Tiagra or 105 groupset (shifters, cranks, derailluers) with a 50/34 compact crank, long cage derailleur, and a 12-32 cassette. If it has 7700 series Dura Ace brakes on it, I would keep those.
Any...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 11-04-17, 03:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 245
Posted By turkey9186
I use WD-40 sprayed on a rag to clean off the...

I use WD-40 sprayed on a rag to clean off the chain. Then re-lube with your choice of chain lube.
Forum: Commuting 11-04-17, 03:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 391
Posted By turkey9186
I recently was going to buy a new helmet online...

I recently was going to buy a new helmet online with the 20% discount. I ended up stopping at the Berkeley store the next day and bought it there instead. I mentioned I should had bought it online...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 11-04-17, 02:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 395
Posted By turkey9186
This ^^^

This ^^^
Forum: Classic & Vintage 11-04-17, 02:34 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 529
Posted By turkey9186
I have two of these and have several bikes on...

I have two of these and have several bikes on each one. I did buy 3/4 pipe insulation for Home Depot for the uprights on the stands and frames.
Also nice to be able to move the stands around...
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 11-02-17, 04:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 294
Posted By turkey9186
It is not 14# CF bike light. I test road an R1 a...

It is not 14# CF bike light. I test road an R1 a few years ago built with full Ultegra and it weighed around 18#s for a large.
I would build it as a century/all day bike and enjoy it on nice days. ...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 11-02-17, 04:46 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 527
Posted By turkey9186
The FSA cranks, I think, are 22 not 24 MM or the...

The FSA cranks, I think, are 22 not 24 MM or the other way around. Bonus you already have the DA bottom bracket.
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 11-02-17, 02:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 251
Posted By turkey9186
You might run into issues with the rear...

You might run into issues with the rear derailleur going from eight to ten speed chain. When I converted my 9 speed DA triple to 10 speed I ended up replacing the rear derailleur. The narrower ten...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 11-02-17, 02:19 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 527
Posted By turkey9186
You don't "need" the BB R-9100 D/A bottom...

You don't "need" the BB R-9100 D/A bottom bracket. The BBR60 Ultegra will work also.
Other than that, everything will work.
Forum: Foo 11-01-17, 04:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 217
Posted By turkey9186
I have four or five episodes of Boardwalk Empire...

I have four or five episodes of Boardwalk Empire left. I forgot about Sopranos. I guess that is next to binge watch.
We gave up cable five years ago. Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon Prime.
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 11-01-17, 04:36 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 633
Posted By turkey9186
12k miles on a set of SSCs. I did a charity ride...

12k miles on a set of SSCs. I did a charity ride in pouring rain and at the end, the front wheel was noisy. New bearings and have put probably 10K on them since then.
I do pull the free hubs at...
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 10-29-17, 02:51 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 485
Posted By turkey9186
If it still has the Coda brakes, they will be...

If it still has the Coda brakes, they will be bigger hassle to find pads for than dealing with the shocks.
The rear shock is a proprietary body only used on Gen 1 and 2 Jekylls. The guts are all...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 10-29-17, 02:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 114
Posted By turkey9186
Did Cannondale start advertising weights until...

Did Cannondale start advertising weights until the "Legalize my Cannondale" campaign with the 6/13?
Forum: Classic & Vintage 10-29-17, 02:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 510
Posted By turkey9186
I have a 1998 XS800, 1999 SR800, and matching...

I have a 1998 XS800, 1999 SR800, and matching 2000 Jekyll and F800 hardtail that all have Headshocks.
I had to have the F800 rebuilt a month or so after I bought it new, an O-ring was pinched. I...
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 10-21-17, 09:53 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,303
Posted By turkey9186
https://renovobikes.com/products/renovo-x-glenmora...

https://renovobikes.com/products/renovo-x-glenmorangie-original
Forum: Classic & Vintage 10-21-17, 09:49 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,058
Posted By turkey9186
Internal cable routing and seatpost size. ...

Internal cable routing and seatpost size.
Somehow in thirty years we were convinced to go from internal routing and a 25.4 seatpost to external routing and a 31.6 seatpost and back again.
Forum: Northern California 10-12-17, 09:42 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,346
Posted By turkey9186
The glass house at the top of Twin Sisters in FF...

The glass house at the top of Twin Sisters in FF is no more. Fire jumped Wooden Valley road several places between the Napa/Solano line and Moskowite corner. I know there is damage in Gordon...
Forum: Road Cycling 10-06-17, 10:11 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 596
Posted By turkey9186
Since you already have a Synapse, go look at one...

Since you already have a Synapse, go look at one in carbon or a SuperSix EVO. Both bikes with 105 are selling for under $2k.
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