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Forum: Road Cycling
01-29-14, 10:27 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,128
Posted By FasterNearGirls

That's where the crash replacement programs gave...

That's where the crash replacement programs gave me peace of mind. Now I rely on adrenaline.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-29-14, 10:25 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,128
Posted By FasterNearGirls

You're totally right. No doubt. Even though my...

You're totally right. No doubt. Even though my EVO is much nicer, stiffer, more compliant bla bla etc etc, it's not necessarily way faster. The one big difference though, is in handling. The EVO...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-29-14, 09:22 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,128
Posted By FasterNearGirls

You got it. Even these are pricier than I'd like...

You got it. Even these are pricier than I'd like to risk, but thankfully I had the RAP (Assurance Program / crash replacement) thing.
Corrections - I Upgraded to Cat 2 in 2 seasons (3 in 1 season)....
Forum: Road Cycling
01-28-14, 09:46 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,128
Posted By FasterNearGirls

I went through 3 pairs of PRO 4's clinchers...

I went through 3 pairs of PRO 4's clinchers pretty quickly. They didn't puncture as much as my Pro 3's did but I still was not very happy with how quickly my rear tire squared off.

I've been...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-28-14, 09:15 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,128
Posted By FasterNearGirls

These guys -...

These guys - http://www.merlincycles.com/vittoria-open-corsa-evo-cx-ii-folding-tyre-pair-53681.html ?

Or some other one from here - http://www.biketiresdirect.com/search/tubular-road-tires ?

So...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-28-14, 09:13 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,128
Posted By FasterNearGirls

That sounds amazing! I assume that's a temp fix...

That sounds amazing! I assume that's a temp fix and he'd corner carefully until he could do a proper new glue job?

Wait - is it really this meticulous - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OGw3DlZMRGI...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-28-14, 04:22 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,128
Posted By FasterNearGirls

haha Cat 1-o-meter set! YEah the 12 month...

haha Cat 1-o-meter set!

YEah the 12 month verbiage is with regards to mandatory upgrades only. Your points carry over now.

Cool, now I need to research tires for the tubulars. I've heard that...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-28-14, 03:30 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,128
Posted By FasterNearGirls

Nice! Sounds like a good plan! My old...

Nice! Sounds like a good plan!
My old generation ones will be lighter though! :)
I'm a little bummed I'll miss out on the advantages of the new SLG wheels mentioned here, but am staying positive...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-28-14, 02:30 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,128
Posted By FasterNearGirls

Thanks, and good points. I already gave Reyolds...

Thanks, and good points. I already gave Reyolds the go ahead to ship me the 2012 Assault Tubulars though. I'm excited to experience it's advantages. I'll use them for races only so the flat hassle...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-28-14, 02:27 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,128
Posted By FasterNearGirls

I did! :)

I did! :)
Forum: Road Cycling
01-28-14, 12:33 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,128
Posted By FasterNearGirls

Everyone, they've responded with this: ...

Everyone, they've responded with this:

"None of the 2014 Assault’s or the assault/Strike combo wheelset will be available anytime soon sorry. The Assault/Strike combo wheels don’t come in tubular...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-28-14, 09:02 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,128
Posted By FasterNearGirls

I think the 46 is part of a higher and much...

I think the 46 is part of a higher and much pricier category, in which case there'd be an upgrade charge. He mentioned that was an option.

I'm still waiting for their response on an Asault/Strike...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-26-14, 03:22 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,128
Posted By FasterNearGirls

Ok I'm getting pretty sold and excited regarding...

Ok I'm getting pretty sold and excited regarding tubulars over clinchers. Ill ask the rep again if there's any chance of getting the new rims earlier than he estimated, otherwise a assault/strike...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-25-14, 11:51 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,128
Posted By FasterNearGirls

Oh and I have a quarq, so good there. Yeah...

Oh and I have a quarq, so good there.
Yeah I've been training with ksyriums though and don't mind it. Just that with the carbon clinchers, since they're not the nicest ones, I just use them for...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-25-14, 09:51 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,128
Posted By FasterNearGirls

Thanks for the feedback! I have no plans of...

Thanks for the feedback!
I have no plans of going to 11spd.
I have good training wheels /ksyriuns and others. So I could get tubulars just for race day. Really tempted to do so :) . I'd also just...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-24-14, 11:01 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,128
Posted By FasterNearGirls

But yeah so assaults clinchers 2011? ...?

But yeah so assaults clinchers 2011? ...?
Forum: Road Cycling
01-24-14, 10:22 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,128
Posted By FasterNearGirls

Haha thanks! 41 is where it's at! Seriously....

Haha thanks!
41 is where it's at! Seriously. There are some very knowledgable riders here with decades more experience than me (note the keyword some!).
In fact, before I bought my very first...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-24-14, 10:02 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,128
Posted By FasterNearGirls

Thanks. My dv3k had the new at the time ctg brake...

Thanks. My dv3k had the new at the time ctg brake track technology. Braking was really good, no problems there. I wanna make sure that the assaults have the same. The rep thinks so, to be confirmed...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-24-14, 09:19 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,128
Posted By FasterNearGirls

Reynolds wheelset replacement -need advice

My 2011/2012 Reynolds dv3k carbon clincher wheelset has been damaged beyond repair. Thankfully, I purchased the assurance program and can get a new wheelset now.

Here are the options currently...
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