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04-03-20, 09:07 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,593
Posted By callmeAL

I am happy with the bike but have some credit to...

I am happy with the bike but have some credit to use so I was thinking one of these two. Wheelset would probably be more useful to make it dual purpose or have a wheelset with a Gravelking SK or...
04-01-20, 07:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,593
Posted By callmeAL

Upgrade components for Topstone 105?

Trying to decide b/w upgrading the crankset to Shimano GRX 810 (48x31) or wheelset to Mavic Allroad. Not sure how much of an upgrade the wheelset is but would change out tires to Gravelking SK's....
Forum: Road Cycling
11-19-14, 06:36 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,942
Posted By callmeAL

thanks for the pic bbattle. that def helps me see...

thanks for the pic bbattle. that def helps me see what the look may be. my saddle is white with red but my spacers are black. so it will be a little different but should pretty good. now just trying...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-19-14, 01:40 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,942
Posted By callmeAL

White stem and bars with white tape?

Got a caad 10 that is predominantly white with blue and red. I have an unused white stem and was curious if I should get white or black bars. Will be using white bar tape. Overkill?
Forum: Road Cycling
11-07-14, 11:37 AM
Replies: 10,323
Views: 2,959,093
Posted By callmeAL

Recently purchased a CAAD10 (currently own a...

Recently purchased a CAAD10 (currently own a CAAD9) and came stock with Aksiums. I don't want the Aksiums as these are pretty heavy and I noticed a big difference when I upgraded to Boyd Vitesse a...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-28-13, 04:02 PM
Replies: 10,323
Views: 2,959,093
Posted By callmeAL

I have a 2009 CAAD 9 with 105. It shifts ok but...

I have a 2009 CAAD 9 with 105. It shifts ok but looking to upgrade to ultegra or force in a caad 10. I really like the 2014 white/blue 3 ride but was curious if I should buy a 2013 or maybe wait til...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-22-12, 10:03 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 745
Posted By callmeAL

the RS-80's do look pretty sweet and I would...

the RS-80's do look pretty sweet and I would imagine they would perform well as an everyday wheel.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-22-12, 09:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 745
Posted By callmeAL

Forum: Road Cycling
01-17-12, 01:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 702
Posted By callmeAL

what are the main differences b/w kinlin, mavic...

what are the main differences b/w kinlin, mavic op and dt swiss rr1.1? I know weight and I guess aero but wanted to get a decent answer. Have to replace my aksium's and was curious if I go the...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-17-12, 12:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 702
Posted By callmeAL

or something like a Mavic OP w/ Ultegra hubs?

or something like a Mavic OP w/ Ultegra hubs?
Forum: Road Cycling
01-17-12, 09:35 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 702
Posted By callmeAL

Good point. He quoted me last year and I am going...

Good point. He quoted me last year and I am going to reach back out to him. Thanks.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-17-12, 08:35 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 702
Posted By callmeAL

Wheel Recs - Under $400

Easton EA90 Aero
Easton EA90 SL (i think both Easton's are '10 models)
Boyd Rouleur
BWW Blackset Race
BWW Pure Race
Mavic Ksyrium Elite '09 model

out of these which are the best for everyday...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-03-12, 01:57 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 5,556
Posted By callmeAL

I see these for $399. did the price increase or...

I see these for $399. did the price increase or did you incorporate a coupon?
Forum: Road Cycling
12-17-11, 05:57 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,819
Posted By callmeAL

Need a Cold Weather Jacket

Thinking of the Gore Contest or Phantom. something with windblocker and under $150. any suggestions? the craft elite looks good as well.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-15-11, 08:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,057
Posted By callmeAL

nice. i was thinking about pairing the jacket...

nice. i was thinking about pairing the jacket with the craft pro zero. what size are you and what do you have? just curious b/c i wasn't sure if i need to order up a size.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-15-11, 08:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,057
Posted By callmeAL

Capo Jacket Advice

Is this worth purchasing? Need a jacket for winter and this is over 50% off. look isn't that great but i can deal if the jacket is a good product.
...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-13-11, 08:10 PM
Replies: 10,323
Views: 2,959,093
Posted By callmeAL

230383230381230382 Here is my 2010 CAAD 9. ...

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Here is my 2010 CAAD 9.
- 105 gruppo
- SRAM Force crank
- KMC chain
- Mavic Aksium wheels
- Thomson seatpost and clamp
- PRO vibe 7 compact bars (carbon)
- stock C4 stem
Forum: Road Cycling
12-08-11, 03:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,469
Posted By callmeAL

Specialized Romin Question

What is the difference b/w the regular and evo? Obviously the evo is newer and has "evolved". seems like it is extremely hard to find as well. probably going with the regular one b/c that is hard...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-28-11, 09:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 279
Posted By callmeAL

i am 6' and my bike is a 56.

i am 6' and my bike is a 56.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-28-11, 09:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 279
Posted By callmeAL

Seatpost length

how do i know what seatpost length to get? 250 or 330? I have a CAAD9. thanks!
Forum: Road Cycling
10-24-11, 11:10 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 421
Posted By callmeAL

have a CAAD9. my current crank is a compact and i...

have a CAAD9. my current crank is a compact and i want a regular crank, 53/39. i pulled the trigger on the used sram force.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-24-11, 10:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 421
Posted By callmeAL

A couple of other questions. should i buy a...

A couple of other questions.

should i buy a new sram bb assembly kit?

shimano or sram chain?
Forum: Road Cycling
10-23-11, 12:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 421
Posted By callmeAL

also if i go from a compact to standard will i...

also if i go from a compact to standard will i need a new cassette and/or chain?
Forum: Road Cycling
10-23-11, 11:46 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 421
Posted By callmeAL

Component question - BB30 crank

i have 105 for my gruppo except the crankset which is fsa gossamer b/c it is a BB30. found a used sram force for $150 and looks to be in good condition. will the sram crank work with the 105?
Forum: Road Cycling
10-21-11, 09:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 698
Posted By callmeAL

Neuvation

Worth getting the 2012 R28SL's or go with Boyd or Williams? Looking to upgrade from Aksiums with 2k on them.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-21-11, 08:30 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 9,000
Posted By callmeAL

nice thread. i have been trying to decide b/w...

nice thread. i have been trying to decide b/w williams and boyd. after reading i think i will go with boyd when i purchase.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-14-11, 02:11 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,695
Posted By callmeAL

Thanks for that code. It worked a few minutes...

Thanks for that code. It worked a few minutes ago. Got the Giordana's!
Forum: Road Cycling
07-12-11, 09:31 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 309
Posted By callmeAL

SRAM Force Crankset

BB30 with bearings for $200. new. is this too good of a deal?
Forum: Road Cycling
07-07-11, 06:42 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 894
Posted By callmeAL

What neuvations are those and how do u like them?

What neuvations are those and how do u like them?
Forum: Road Cycling
07-01-11, 03:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 712
Posted By callmeAL

tried the "cycloclub" code and it did not work...

tried the "cycloclub" code and it did not work :(
Forum: Road Cycling
07-01-11, 12:45 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,351
Posted By callmeAL

10-4. Did you look at other wheels? if so what...

10-4. Did you look at other wheels? if so what swayed you to boyd? just curious. i am trying to make a wheel set selection.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-01-11, 11:45 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,351
Posted By callmeAL

what made you go with the rouleur over the...

what made you go with the rouleur over the vitesse? price?
Forum: Road Cycling
07-01-11, 11:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 712
Posted By callmeAL

No, just an individual. I didn't know if there...

No, just an individual. I didn't know if there were any promotions going on (i.e. free shipping) for the holiday. thanks for the reply.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-01-11, 09:16 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,351
Posted By callmeAL

Anyone have experience with the November FSW...

Anyone have experience with the November FSW wheelset?
Forum: Road Cycling
07-01-11, 07:52 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 712
Posted By callmeAL

Wheel Discounts?

does anyone know if Williams or Boyd are running any promotions? I came across old coupons Williams that did not work. Just curious. Thanks.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-30-11, 09:37 PM
Replies: 10,323
Views: 2,959,093
Posted By callmeAL

Are those the rouleurs or vitesses? how do you...

Are those the rouleurs or vitesses? how do you like them? thinking about buying a set of boyd alloys for my caad9. either those or williams system 30s.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-27-11, 11:35 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,351
Posted By callmeAL

I like the look of the Boyd's. Do you have any...

I like the look of the Boyd's. Do you have any experience with them? Is the main difference b/w the Rouleur and the Vittesse the type of spokes? Which one is more comparable to Williams 30s?
Forum: Road Cycling
06-26-11, 09:09 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,351
Posted By callmeAL

Wheel Decision, Advice...

So I am buying a new wheelset and my budget is $500 or lower. Will be for everyday use, training, racing, etc. My choices are:

Williams System 30s
PSIMET:
One set with White hubs 30mm rim (more...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-26-11, 08:07 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,879
Posted By callmeAL

where do you see the System 30s are on sale? I...

where do you see the System 30s are on sale? I though the standard price is $479.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-23-11, 07:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 444
Posted By callmeAL

Well I guess they are more in the $400 - $500...

Well I guess they are more in the $400 - $500 price range. Not sure how they compare to the Krysium Elites. Hoping someone else might have experience with them and could post. Deal ends at 12 pac...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-22-11, 10:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 444
Posted By callmeAL

Wheel Upgrade Question - good deal?

So I am looking to upgrade my Mavic Aksiums and I see Neuvation has a deal on their R28SXL's for $240 originally $675. Don't know a whole lot about Neuvation but have read good reviews and some bad...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-16-11, 08:50 PM
Replies: 10,323
Views: 2,959,093
Posted By callmeAL

are the collar and skewers KCNC? how do you like...

are the collar and skewers KCNC? how do you like the Williams System 30's?
Forum: Road Cycling
06-14-11, 08:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 430
Posted By callmeAL

thanks for the advice. FYI my position does not...

thanks for the advice. FYI my position does not feel stretched out. after that adjustment it is much better. since it seems like the crank won't make a big difference i will most likely go with the...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-14-11, 03:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 430
Posted By callmeAL

he wasn't trying to sell me anything, just making...

he wasn't trying to sell me anything, just making a suggestion b/c i would buy on ebay anyway. didn't know if the crank would make more of a difference than the wheelset. unfortunately i do not know...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-14-11, 03:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 430
Posted By callmeAL

Upgrade question/dilemma...need advice

I had to go to my local bike shop to get adjusted recently. the tech said due to my long femurs i could go from a 172.5 crank arm to a 175. this would enable me to lower the saddle and give me better...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-20-11, 11:57 AM
Replies: 10,323
Views: 2,959,093
Posted By callmeAL

yeah it is BB30. The Hollowgram is a little too...

yeah it is BB30. The Hollowgram is a little too expensive. I have read wheels are the way to go but you think the better option is a crank. CC has a deal on a 2011 SRAM RED crankset for $399. Is it...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-20-11, 09:10 AM
Replies: 10,323
Views: 2,959,093
Posted By callmeAL

I have a 2010 CAAD 9 and am looking to make my...

I have a 2010 CAAD 9 and am looking to make my first substantial upgrade. I was thinking wheels or crankset. I have Mavic Aksiums and a FSA Gossamer. My budget is around $500. For the wheelset, I was...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-22-10, 09:16 AM
Replies: 10,323
Views: 2,959,093
Posted By callmeAL

got this almost two months ago (disc, reflector...

got this almost two months ago (disc, reflector removed and saddle was changed). 2010 caad9 with new 105. new to riding and am 100% satisfied with this purchase.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-05-10, 09:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 481
Posted By callmeAL

definitely not stock. had the intention of buying...

definitely not stock. had the intention of buying a stock caad9 but the lbs had this with new 105.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-05-10, 09:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 481
Posted By callmeAL

the bike shop said to leave the disc on until i...

the bike shop said to leave the disc on until i take it back. reflector is coming off.
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