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Forum: Commuting
03-08-12, 06:09 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 962
Posted By TnBama

I havent tried them- but i always thought those...

I havent tried them- but i always thought those "power straps" looked like a great idea.
They don't go with a road bike as much as they would with a dedicated commuter bike i guess.
02-15-12, 11:43 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,511
Posted By TnBama

Okay, but if fuel prices skyrocket- it will be...

Okay, but if fuel prices skyrocket- it will be even more difficult to fund bicycle paths and trails, wouldn't it? When fuel prices are too high, everything is high, food, heating, labor construction,...
02-15-12, 11:38 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,511
Posted By TnBama

Exactly-

Exactly-
02-15-12, 11:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 589
Posted By TnBama

I wrote today-

I wrote today-
Forum: Road Cycling
02-03-12, 11:04 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,299
Posted By TnBama

If it is that flat there- I would think about not...

If it is that flat there- I would think about not getting the Apex because it has that long cage rear derailler. Whatever you do that just wont be as snappy as a short cage when you shift. You may...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-21-12, 08:10 AM
Replies: 2,076
Views: 172,027
Posted By TnBama

Why surprised? Guilt and insecurity are at the...

Why surprised? Guilt and insecurity are at the heart of the human condition, no?
Forum: Road Cycling
01-21-12, 08:07 AM
Replies: 2,076
Views: 172,027
Posted By TnBama

I'll have what he's having- with an order of "too...

I'll have what he's having- with an order of "too old" on the side
Forum: Road Cycling
01-20-12, 07:26 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,929
Posted By TnBama

You may be on to something, considering the way...

You may be on to something, considering the way my ass looks.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-19-12, 02:33 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,929
Posted By TnBama

I have realized- I actually like my heavier wheels more- they feel better

I ride to enjoy the feeling and the feedback. I enjoy the feel of building the momentum in the wheels, turning them faster and faster. It is like when i was a weightlifter. It was just more fun to...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-16-12, 05:18 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,608
Posted By TnBama

Okay tomorrow is the big day. Let us know how it...

Okay tomorrow is the big day. Let us know how it goes. I am sorry to hear about your knee, i hope this fixes you right up.


(So far i have just been getting depo-medrol in my knees every few...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-13-12, 10:49 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 541
Posted By TnBama

How about an indoor trainer forum?

Nothing could be better than riding the trainer in the garage, huh?
:notamused:
12-30-11, 07:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 611
Posted By TnBama

Thanks Jim- I was trying to do something for a...

Thanks Jim-
I was trying to do something for a riding buddy. I ride Campy, i was going to loan him the wheels since his wheels are totally bricks.
He won't break down and buy better wheels. It...
12-30-11, 07:49 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 611
Posted By TnBama

Thanks for the replies, but- I contacted IRD, and...

Thanks for the replies, but- I contacted IRD, and they don't make what i am looking for. Also, the J-tec isn't made in a model the fits the components i am working with.

Any other suggestion,...
12-27-11, 09:34 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 611
Posted By TnBama

Shimano cassette that fits on a Campy hub?

Hi-
I am looking for a cassette that will allow me to use a Campy 11 compatible wheel with a bike that has a Shimano Ultegra 10 drive train. is there any such thing?
Thanks!
Replies: 18
Views: 584
Posted By TnBama

Please help- I thirst for knowledge.

I have bought and read the book by Burke and Pavelka on long distance cycling. I just found the equipment survey done for Bicycle Quarterly at the 2007 PBP-that is a fantastic contribution to...
07-25-11, 07:22 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 519
Posted By TnBama

Thanks Everyone! "Mechanics" has to be the...

Thanks Everyone!
"Mechanics" has to be the friendliest sub forum on the net!
07-24-11, 08:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 519
Posted By TnBama

Thanks for the replies all- Hillrider, you are...

Thanks for the replies all-
Hillrider, you are correct. I did mean the compact allows a 34x34. I have fixed the OP now for the sake of posterity. I will say i agree with all of you about the triple....
07-24-11, 04:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 519
Posted By TnBama

Pick the Better Drive Train Please!

I have a choice between: Campy Racing Triple- that I have a Phil spindle for that adds about two pounds BUT I get a 30x34 low gear
OR:
A Campy Centaur 10 with cup mounted bearing BUT just a 34x34...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-09-11, 01:22 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,615
Posted By TnBama

You guys realize none of the rest of us are...

You guys realize none of the rest of us are following you, right?
07-09-11, 12:24 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 5,643
Posted By TnBama

THIS!!!! Educate yourselves please!!! I confess I...

THIS!!!! Educate yourselves please!!! I confess I am a physician myself, bur not a neurologist. I have been out of residency since '93. I had to go back and retool last college football season. There...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-08-11, 08:41 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,615
Posted By TnBama

I think the Map My Ride climbing data is wrong

I have been playing around with data mapped on Map My Ride compared with both what I see while I am riding on my Garmin Edge 800 and doing some measurements by uploading my rides also to Garmin...
07-08-11, 07:58 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 5,643
Posted By TnBama

This.

This.
07-08-11, 02:52 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 5,643
Posted By TnBama

Sorry Guys- I started a new thread but I should...

Sorry Guys-
I started a new thread but I should have put this here-

Damn! Get Chris off the bike and keep him off for at least a few weeks. He obviously has a serious concussion. It's just not...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-28-11, 09:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 687
Posted By TnBama

I wondered about that. For stages with climbs,...

I wondered about that. For stages with climbs, but that still had a sprint at the finish- and the rider thought they might have a chance to be in on it if they survived the climby part.

As far as...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-28-11, 09:00 PM
Forum: Road Cycling
06-28-11, 03:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 687
Posted By TnBama

What gears do the "Non Climbers" in the grand tours use to get through the mountains?

Where can you go to see that kind of thing talked about?

I was reading, maybe on Podium Cafe, some racer was talking about the chainrings and cogs he would probably use to get through certain...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-28-11, 03:00 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 4,022
Posted By TnBama

I wanted the 404's really badly. But, I am glad I...

I wanted the 404's really badly. But, I am glad I went with Boyd Wheels. They are so much less and I really love them.
06-20-11, 07:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 508
Posted By TnBama

I live on hill that is a half mile or more of 12-...

I live on hill that is a half mile or more of 12- 14 percent grade. Look at my signature. Besides which I have my knees injected every couple of months.

Also I was kind of dreaming about some of...
06-20-11, 07:51 PM
06-20-11, 02:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 444
Posted By TnBama

Is Campy Centaur the highest quality BB that fits the Campy "Comp Triple" cranks?

Any one make an aftermarket BB with ceramic bearings or anything like that?

Thanks!
Forum: Road Cycling
06-17-11, 02:26 PM
Replies: 27,281
Views: 5,616,653
Posted By TnBama

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http://img839.imageshack.us/img839/6100/img3074v.jpg
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Photographed at my house on garbage day- it's when I had time.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-17-11, 09:28 AM
Replies: 2,033
Views: 419,079
Posted By TnBama

bump look at my bike!

bump look at my bike!
06-17-11, 07:36 AM
06-17-11, 05:12 AM
Forum: Road Cycling
06-16-11, 09:34 PM
Replies: 2,033
Views: 419,079
Posted By TnBama

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I love this bike! It's a Cysco,...
06-16-11, 09:27 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 508
Posted By TnBama

Campy Geniuses Help! Can a Chorus 11 shifter be rebuilt into a 10 speed shifter?

Or is it "genii"?
I am toying with the idea of converting from Chorus 11 to Comp triple.

I have Chorus with a compact crank. I even have an IRD cassette with a thirty tooth cog on the rear- (It...
06-14-11, 02:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 467
Posted By TnBama

Thank you kindly!

Thank you kindly!
06-14-11, 09:18 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 467
Posted By TnBama

Was there a nine speed ultegra triple?

I've got an Ultegra 9 speed road group that is about ten years old. I can't identify the series by looking at it. There are markings on the cranks. I can look when I get home if that will help.
...
Forum: Southeast
05-29-11, 04:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 559
Posted By TnBama

Thanks Ex Pres!

Thanks Ex Pres!
Forum: Southeast
05-25-11, 06:03 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 559
Posted By TnBama

Guys in NORTH WEST FLORIDA: Please look at this route-

Guys in Northwest Florida- Look over this route for me:
http://www.mapmyride.com/routes/view/35100114

We usually stay in Rosemary Beach for spring break. I have ridden on 98 west of Inlet Beach....
Forum: Road Cycling
05-25-11, 06:00 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 346
Posted By TnBama

I am an idiot

I am an idiot
Forum: Road Cycling
05-23-11, 09:46 AM
Forum: Road Cycling
05-23-11, 05:54 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 346
Posted By TnBama

YIKES!! Sorry! I fixed it. Please try again!

YIKES!! Sorry! I fixed it. Please try again!
Forum: Road Cycling
05-22-11, 04:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 346
Posted By TnBama

Guys in Southwest Florida- Look over this route for me:

http://www.mapmyride.com/routes/view/35100114

We usually stay in Rosemary Beach for spring break. I have ridden on 98 west of Inlet Beach. I am not so sure about east of Inlet Beach and the new...
05-16-11, 01:36 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,683
Posted By TnBama

What about the carbs you need on long rides?...

What about the carbs you need on long rides? Hammer and those sorts of products are full of them aren't they? So if you are on the low carb sort of diet- what do you eat on long rides? Say three...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-16-11, 12:41 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 406
Posted By TnBama

Harpeth is a great ride. Well attended and great...

Harpeth is a great ride. Well attended and great support!

Is Hopkinsville a better ride than the Tour de Nash? I haven't done either one.
05-14-11, 12:54 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,683
Posted By TnBama

It's my triglycerides HDL/LDL and blood pressure....

It's my triglycerides HDL/LDL and blood pressure. They are just getting worse. Yes my doctor suggested this diet.
I think this diet may help most just because it is so regimented. No questions and...
05-14-11, 09:07 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,683
Posted By TnBama

The Ideal Protein Diet?

This is a doctor supervised,very low carb/fat burning sort of diet. Has anyone here had any experience with this one?

If you have- can you relate your experiences about how you felt on the bike...
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