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Forum: Road Cycling
04-14-09, 02:32 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 7,443
Posted By Rob P

They took longer to move. It messed up...

They took longer to move. It messed up production.

http://www.wekeepyoucycling.com/en/p-46-2009-michelin-krylion-carbon-tire.aspx
Forum: Road Cycling
03-18-09, 10:51 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,342
Posted By Rob P

What made you pick the ergosum over the ergonova?

What made you pick the ergosum over the ergonova?
Forum: Road Cycling
02-18-09, 11:41 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 494
Posted By Rob P

Why not just get a set of replacement cleats for...

Why not just get a set of replacement cleats for $15?
Forum: Road Cycling
02-18-09, 11:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 371
Posted By Rob P

What is it you don't like?

What is it you don't like?
Forum: Road Cycling
02-18-09, 11:30 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 223
Posted By Rob P

Good, strong and durable. They offer a lot of...

Good, strong and durable. They offer a lot of value for the money. Also they're different and don't require special spokes.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-12-09, 04:47 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 603
Posted By Rob P

vittoria rally's. Good, durable and cheap.

vittoria rally's. Good, durable and cheap.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-10-09, 12:47 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 7,443
Posted By Rob P

We've been told March. I jokingly laughed and...

We've been told March. I jokingly laughed and asked '2009 or 2010?' so I hesitate to tell you they will be available for sure in march. It would really be a shame if Michelin missed the cycling...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-09-09, 12:40 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,195
Posted By Rob P

How did they get there? Damaged in shipping?

How did they get there? Damaged in shipping?
Forum: Road Cycling
02-04-09, 02:46 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 6,011
Posted By Rob P

What year is your SMP Pro? Does it look like...

What year is your SMP Pro?

Does it look like this - SMP Pro (http://www.wekeepyoucycling.com/en/p-75-2009-selle-smp-strike-pro-saddle.aspx)? They changed the stitching in 2008 to a thinner stitch...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-30-09, 03:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 678
Posted By Rob P

cheap and durable. Good for training. Grip is...

cheap and durable. Good for training. Grip is decent.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-21-09, 05:25 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,023
Posted By Rob P

Same. Find a cafe with outdoor seating and...

Same.

Find a cafe with outdoor seating and they'll likely serve you from there. Keep the bike between you and the building if the area is questionable.

I too get tired of bars, gels and...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-21-09, 04:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,471
Posted By Rob P

Looks like you got a pair for shimano 10 only. ...

Looks like you got a pair for shimano 10 only.

They can be purchased both ways, shimano 8/9/10 and shimano 10 only. Shimano 8/9/10 supports SRAM as well.

Give them a ring, and figure out if...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-16-09, 02:35 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,171
Posted By Rob P

I didn't know that. I figured it was just with...

I didn't know that. I figured it was just with heavy breathing you'd have a problem.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-16-09, 01:08 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,171
Posted By Rob P

I'd be looking at adding something to your face...

I'd be looking at adding something to your face to create a barrier to the cold. You might want to do some research on riding at those temperatures and potential lung damage.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-16-09, 12:47 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,454
Posted By Rob P

My wife rides the SMP Pro, it has worked well for...

My wife rides the SMP Pro, it has worked well for her but she's got her eye on the selle italia diva gel flow. She wants it in white too.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-16-09, 12:42 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 315
Posted By Rob P

The difference is for 2009: -Graphical changes...

The difference is for 2009:
-Graphical changes on pedal
-Now includes cleat covers

See it up close here - Look Keo carbon pedal...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-14-09, 12:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 437
Posted By Rob P

Let me apologize for us here at We Keep You...

Let me apologize for us here at We Keep You Cycling, there was an error on our site. The widths of the two of the san marco saddles were incorrectly stated in the text descriptions, they will be...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-07-09, 06:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 620
Posted By Rob P

I ride the SMP Glider. What's got you...

I ride the SMP Glider.

What's got you looking at the SMP Pro over the other models?
Do you know your sit bone width?
Forum: Road Cycling
01-06-09, 03:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 807
Posted By Rob P

If the roads you'll be racing on are covered with...

If the roads you'll be racing on are covered with debris, save yourself the trouble and get something more durable. Vittoria or Conti are great options.

Yes, some folks do ride them all the time.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-05-09, 05:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 807
Posted By Rob P

As race only tubular they're great, they are not...

As race only tubular they're great, they are not built for durability, they're built for speed.

How durable do that have to be? Doing an iron man?

Expect to get around 1000-1500 miles on...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-08-08, 11:16 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 7,443
Posted By Rob P

They'll be made from the new Taiwan location, but...

They'll be made from the new Taiwan location, but on the machines they moved from France. As for the materials, it doesn't seem Michelin is changing to cheaper materials.

As for what the 09...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-08-08, 10:58 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 7,443
Posted By Rob P

We were provided similar information recently....

We were provided similar information recently. Sounds about right.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-05-08, 12:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 627
Posted By Rob P

You're sitting back because of numbness? To get...

You're sitting back because of numbness? To get better sit bone support? How did you get on the Toupe 143? Assometer? Something about this screams bad position.

Check out the Life-Size on the San...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-05-08, 11:42 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 627
Posted By Rob P

How did you come to picking between these two...

How did you come to picking between these two saddles?

They're rather different saddles. The nose of the Zoncolan is narrower and the width difference is 7mm. Zoncolan 125mm and Caymano 132mm.
...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-03-08, 12:19 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,011
Posted By Rob P

Many folks cannot get the non-cutouts to be...

Many folks cannot get the non-cutouts to be comfortable. It all comes down to your body and we're all different. If it was consistent as 50/50 you might be in the 50% that needs a cutout.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-01-08, 05:07 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,352
Posted By Rob P

Loved it. The wind noise added to it.

Loved it. The wind noise added to it.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-21-08, 11:46 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 453
Posted By Rob P

Who's to say softer is better?

Who's to say softer is better?
Forum: Road Cycling
11-18-08, 12:51 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,559
Posted By Rob P

Many folks are uncertain when the tire is...

Many folks are uncertain when the tire is considered worn and needs to be replaced.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-18-08, 12:28 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,559
Posted By Rob P

When the rear gets a flat spot.

When the rear gets a flat spot.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-14-08, 03:52 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,229
Posted By Rob P

By best what quality are you looking for them to...

By best what quality are you looking for them to perform well in? Ride, durability or weight?
Forum: Road Cycling
11-14-08, 03:35 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,980
Posted By Rob P

That would explain it. I tend not to...

That would explain it.



I tend not to flat much too and I'm 175. I'll have to finish up with these pro 3 races and go for a long road test on the 4000S again to see if I can get that kind of...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-12-08, 01:01 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,980
Posted By Rob P

1500 miles is extremely low mileage. I'd go as...

1500 miles is extremely low mileage. I'd go as far as to say you are the exception, not the norm.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-12-08, 12:36 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,980
Posted By Rob P

Wow, 4500 miles. What do you weigh? That's...

Wow, 4500 miles. What do you weigh? That's impressive results.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-12-08, 12:34 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,980
Posted By Rob P

This is correct. I got bad info about 2-3 months...

This is correct. I got bad info about 2-3 months ago stating they were improving the tire. As it turns out the same machine that makes the pro 3 race makes the krylion. Due to the delay on their move...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-11-08, 05:42 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,980
Posted By Rob P

It's a really different tire. The new compound,...

It's a really different tire. The new compound, black chili, improves the durability.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-11-08, 05:18 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,980
Posted By Rob P

On the GP 4000S you should expect 2500-4000 miles...

On the GP 4000S you should expect 2500-4000 miles and about 4000+ miles on the GP 4 season. Ride will be a little softer on the 4000S as they have a softer casing. The GP4 season have a tough...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-11-08, 11:40 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,206
Posted By Rob P

Do you have a picture for us? They will...

Do you have a picture for us?

They will wear differently for different people. The more you put your foot down the faster they wear.

I'd be very interested in seeing how you could have worn...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-30-08, 10:32 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,024
Posted By Rob P

I believe there is a patch for this. I'm not...

I believe there is a patch for this. I'm not 100%. It can be resolved though, as I've got it working so it doesnt pulse going up hills really slowly.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-30-08, 08:41 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,024
Posted By Rob P

On TigerDirect I can get a new computer for you...

On TigerDirect I can get a new computer for you for $440 (with 256 video card) - http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/searchtools/configdetails.asp?Base=3942715

Ideally what you want to do is...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-29-08, 10:36 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,024
Posted By Rob P

Your video card will not be able ot handle the VR...

Your video card will not be able ot handle the VR game. You can buy a cheap desktop for about $300 somewhere, maybe even used with a better video card then that.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-28-08, 04:54 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,024
Posted By Rob P

If memory serves me the i-magic was 128 and they...

If memory serves me the i-magic was 128 and they made the switch to 256 on the Fortius. An on board video card doesn't seem to work well with this software - or so has been my experience.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-28-08, 04:49 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,024
Posted By Rob P

Recommended system resources Processeur:...

Recommended system resources
Processeur: Pentium IV
Memory: 1024MB
Hard disc space: 850MB
Graphics card: DirectX9 compatible 3D card with 128 MB of memory (GeForce FX or equivalent, not shared)...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-28-08, 04:29 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 546
Posted By Rob P

Why do you say that? Spring tension is...

Why do you say that?

Spring tension is higher on the look keo carbons (12-18Nm) vs. Sprints (9-15Nm)
Forum: Road Cycling
10-28-08, 04:03 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 9,980
Posted By Rob P

SMP Avant Selle Italia Max Flite Gen Gel ...

SMP Avant
Selle Italia Max Flite Gen Gel
Selle Italia Max Flite Gel Flow

Three popular choices in the 150-160 range.

Rob
Forum: Road Cycling
10-28-08, 03:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 546
Posted By Rob P

Look Keo Carbon Pedals...

Look Keo Carbon Pedals (http://www.wekeepyoucycling.com/en/p-26-2008-look-keo-carbon-pedals.aspx), currently still the best all round pedal for the money (IMHO). Has good spring tension range, wide...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-28-08, 03:41 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,357
Posted By Rob P

That is a hot ride! I love it.

That is a hot ride! I love it.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-28-08, 03:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 682
Posted By Rob P

They really are different shapes. The SLR is flat...

They really are different shapes. The SLR is flat so to speak.

See the difference here
Selle Italia Flite Gel Flow...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-28-08, 03:28 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,024
Posted By Rob P

The Fortius rocks. It can be a little fun to set...

The Fortius rocks. It can be a little fun to set up, but if you have the right video card you're rocking.

If you're attempting to get it on a projector all you need to ensure is that your project...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-23-08, 12:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,428
Posted By Rob P

The shimano platform is clone of the look...

The shimano platform is clone of the look platform. There will be little to no benefit in switching.

This sounds like your cleat is not properly placed on your shoe and/or your seat height is off....
Forum: Road Cycling
10-23-08, 12:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 758
Posted By Rob P

When was the last time you had your pedals...

When was the last time you had your pedals serviced?
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