Notices
Search: Posts Made By: John9
Showing results 1 to 13 of 13
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Forum: Great Lakes
06-11-18, 06:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 796
Posted By John9

Novi MI Routes

Any road riders in the Novi / Walled Lake area? I'm new to the area and am looking for routes and/or bike friendly roads, which seem to be lacking around here. Any suggestions would be greatly...
06-06-18, 12:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 714
Posted By John9

Road tire patch

Any suggestions for patching a small puncture on a road tire? It's a very small puncture where the tire comes into contact with the road, and most likely from rolling over glass or through a...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-21-17, 11:21 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,946
Posted By John9

Trainers and Rollers

Anyone have any suggestions when it comes to buying trainers and rollers? Im looking into the Cycleops Mag+ or the Fluid Indoor, both are on sale for the holidays and the weather is getting pretty...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-27-17, 10:34 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,497
Posted By John9

I would probably steer away from the 60. I'm 6'3...

I would probably steer away from the 60. I'm 6'3 and still ride a 58. Test them out and see what you think, personally i wouldn't want to be on a bike that's too big for me.
08-27-17, 10:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 827
Posted By John9

I use Specialized Sports; cheap but they get the...

I use Specialized Sports; cheap but they get the job done. may not be as light as you want them though if you're looking to race.
07-23-17, 10:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 752
Posted By John9

Whoops, had a typo there, mixed up the front and...

Whoops, had a typo there, mixed up the front and rear size (Fixed the original post). But yeah i think that 2.0'' is just too small for dedicated trail riding.
07-22-17, 05:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 752
Posted By John9

Hardtail 29er Tire Suggestions

Hey everyone, looking for some suggestions for new tires for my hardtail 29er. I'm currently using Bontrager XR2 Comps (29x2.0'' Rear), (29x2.2'' Front). They came with the bike and I'm not unhappy...
07-16-17, 11:23 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,259
Posted By John9

I would lower your pressure for sure. Im 185 and...

I would lower your pressure for sure. Im 185 and ride a 29er hardtail with 30-32 psi depending on conditions. With the hardtail especially i like to go a little lower if I can to avoid all the...
07-16-17, 11:14 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 632
Posted By John9

I've heard Stumpjumper's are nice. If you're...

I've heard Stumpjumper's are nice. If you're trying to stay under $3000 though, check out Trek's website. Quite a few decent options in your price range that may suit your needs.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-14-17, 07:23 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,791
Posted By John9

Get what feels most comfortable on your feet....

Get what feels most comfortable on your feet. There is a lot of good reason to justify spending $200 on nice shoes. I would assume you're referring to the Expert Roads in this case. I tested those,...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-14-17, 02:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 598
Posted By John9

Shouldn't be, actually just had the chain and...

Shouldn't be, actually just had the chain and cassette replaced by my local shop a few weeks ago. Haven't been riding a whole lot so they probably only have 2-300 miles on them. Thinking it may just...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-14-17, 12:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 598
Posted By John9

Only happens in the big front ring. But that's...

Only happens in the big front ring. But that's just the thing, it index's perfectly. i just don't want to role up to an intersection, back pedal slightly to get my pedals lined up where i want them,...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-14-17, 11:19 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 598
Posted By John9

Rear Derailleur Ghost Shift

When back pedaling my rear derailleur keeps wanting to ghost shift down a gear, if not 2. It only does this when its in the third sprocket from the top. It's not a big deal sense it only seems to be...
Showing results 1 to 13 of 13


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

Copyright 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.