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Forum: Road Cycling
03-27-13, 04:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 346
Posted By mossi

Do you own one? I saw the same explanation at...

Do you own one? I saw the same explanation at Tacx web site and was looking for real experience.

Does it help you to improve your pedaling? To have a more effecient "round" strokes?
Thanks.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-26-13, 03:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 346
Posted By mossi

Tacx Bushido question

Looking for someone who has an experience with the Tacx Bushido trainer. It seems, this trainer supports some kind of leg balancing feature. Does it really works? Can you really get notification when...
03-03-13, 01:29 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 519
Posted By mossi

Cannondale Slice - Saddle bottle holder

Hi,

Anyone found a carrier that is being attached to the aero seat post and not to the saddle rails? I guess there should be one utelizing the special hole on the post for that purpose.
Thanks.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-16-12, 01:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 599
Posted By mossi

Does your answer based on first hand experience?

Does your answer based on first hand experience?
Forum: Road Cycling
11-16-12, 10:41 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 599
Posted By mossi

Garmin Edge Taiwanese version

Hi Friends,

Garmin Edge 500 is available at Ebay for an amazing price of ~$US200 including Cad. sensor. Although the seller delcares that it is a Taiwanese version he promissed me that I will not...
Forum: Triathlon
06-21-12, 09:58 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,264
Posted By mossi

New high end wheel set or TT bikes?

Let's say you have the option to purchase high-end wheel set (Zipp 404 Firecrest) or for the same price to purchase a TT bike with less good wheelset (Shimano C50). What would you do?
Forum: Road Cycling
02-27-12, 05:03 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,278
Posted By mossi

Well, I have used Hutchinson Fusion Kevlar in the...

Well, I have used Hutchinson Fusion Kevlar in the early days. Nothing compared to their overall performance both on the resistance and rolling. But you can't find them any more. Than I tried the...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-25-12, 11:49 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,278
Posted By mossi

Training tires

Looking for a good training tires. Up till now I was using Maxxis Re-Fuse. They are very cheap ($60 for a pair at eBay) and have good puncture resistance. Yet they role like sh**. My average monthly...
12-16-11, 08:07 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,077
Posted By mossi

Racing wheelset

A year ago I started to compete in road racing. Time has come for me to purchase my first racing wheelset.

There are 2 things that you should take into account:
1. I also compete in triathlons....
Forum: Road Cycling
11-19-11, 05:50 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 868
Posted By mossi

If you install mudguards most of the water will...

If you install mudguards most of the water will come from the upper side so the clearances on the bottom are not that of an issue. Those covers that provide good wind blocking are not good when it...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-19-11, 04:17 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 868
Posted By mossi

Rainy days Shoe cover

Almost every provider claim his covers are "Water proof". Could you help with a cover that is really is water proof? Don't give me answers based on providers spec, as there is a big diff between what...
Forum: Triathlon
10-20-11, 02:43 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 562
Posted By mossi

Ritchey Super Logic II - clip on?

Couldn't find information whether this bar is clip-on compatible? What do you say guys?
Forum: Road Cycling
07-21-11, 01:24 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 404
Posted By mossi

Can I install a different rear cassette?

I have a Shimano DA 7900 set on my bike. I intend to purchase another wheelset for training and was wondering if I could install a less expensive rear cassette, such as the Ultegra 6700 or SRAM....
Forum: Road Cycling
07-10-11, 12:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 378
Posted By mossi

Racing wheelsets - How to choose?

I started to race for the first time this year. The time has come to look for a good racing wheelset. Currently I am using Mavic Ksyrium SR. I guess they are good but maybe with a better set I will...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-29-11, 04:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 442
Posted By mossi

I was looking for spokes for Ksyrium SR just to...

I was looking for spokes for Ksyrium SR just to shorten the waiting time in case of a crash.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-29-11, 04:04 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,173
Posted By mossi

Bike fitting is important, but you forgot another...

Bike fitting is important, but you forgot another important fitting - the cleats! You might think - what the ... is he talking about, but don't be mistaken here. Proper cleats setting is critical.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-29-11, 12:45 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,173
Posted By mossi

If you really want good fitting you must go to a...

If you really want good fitting you must go to a professional. What you would like to achieve? Set saddle height is one thing, but setting total positioning can not be done remotely/over an automatic...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-29-11, 12:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 442
Posted By mossi

Spare spokes - Where do you find them?

Got a new Mavic Ksyrium SR wheelset. I would like to have under my hand couple of spare unique spokes for these wheels "just in case...".
Where do you find these for sale over the net?
Forum: Road Cycling
01-03-11, 12:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 498
Posted By mossi

Just didn't want to pay extra for 2011 and than...

Just didn't want to pay extra for 2011 and than find that it is 2010 :-(
Forum: Road Cycling
01-02-11, 12:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 498
Posted By mossi

SIDI Ergo 2 - How do you know if it is 2011 model or 2010?

I am totally confused. How can you tell if the shoe is 2010 model or 2011? Looking at online stores the same picture is used for both models.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-29-10, 10:01 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 431
Posted By mossi

Canyon Ultimate CF SLX or Kuota KOM?

Canyon frames looks really stiff and so heard of the KOM. Price wise the KOM will cost a bit more but I can handle that.

Any input will be more than appreciated. I will use for both Bike...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-24-10, 02:27 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,421
Posted By mossi

Compact Vs. Race crank

I keep hearing debates for both types.

Today we have an amazing range for rear cassettes of up to 11-28. Common are the 11-25, 12-27.

Let's say I installed RACE 53/39 with 12-27 and COMPACT...
07-19-10, 10:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 926
Posted By mossi

It appears this is a known problem with Mavic...

It appears this is a known problem with Mavic wheels. Got advised not to ride until being fixed as it can result (if friction gets higher) in overload on the chain and harm the diversion components.
07-19-10, 03:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 926
Posted By mossi

Cannondale, with DA/10 and Mavic Ksyrium SL. ...

Cannondale, with DA/10 and Mavic Ksyrium SL.
Can it this is a hub issue?
07-19-10, 03:12 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 926
Posted By mossi

Pedals rotate when they shouldn't

Recently, I noticed that my pedals rotate even when they shouldn't. For example: when I walk with my bike to the car, pedals rotate. True, they rotate much slower than the rear wheel. Still they...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-25-10, 10:08 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,195
Posted By mossi

I thought the Fusion Kevlar (held ~1,500miles)...

I thought the Fusion Kevlar (held ~1,500miles) and the Comp (which I was very happy with) are not produced any more. I guess the ones avialable in the marked are 2-3 year old stock. Shouldn't this...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-24-10, 10:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,195
Posted By mossi

Already over 250 miles on the Ultra. No...

Already over 250 miles on the Ultra. No complains. A great deal (for $20 each). The only downside is their color - light gray... probably not the best selection with my dark blue bike.

Where can I...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-06-10, 11:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,195
Posted By mossi

I ordered a set of 2. For their price - I got...

I ordered a set of 2. For their price - I got nothing to loose.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-06-10, 02:38 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,195
Posted By mossi

Hutchinson Fusion 2 Ultra Road Tire- at $20! Worth buying?

Checking at Amazon, I noticed they are now offering these tires at $20 compare to ~$50 list price. I used the Fusion Comp and the Fusion 2 and both were OK although the Fusion 2 held less. I am not...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-02-10, 11:05 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 219
Posted By mossi

Trainer rear wheel

I would appreciate your help in choosing a rear wheel+tire to be use with my home Tacx trainer.
My current set is a Dura-Ace 10 set. Do i have to use the same rear set or it can be 105/ultegra 9 set?
Forum: Road Cycling
02-26-10, 08:50 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,428
Posted By mossi

Improve average speed

Are there key techniques/programs to improve av. speed (flat road mainly)? My current av. is ~19MPH and I am looking for programs that will improve it significantly.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-02-10, 02:37 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 195
Posted By mossi

Hutchinson Fusion2 Kevlar Pro_tech and Fusion Ultra: What are the diff.?

The last 2 years I was using the good old Fusion. It held very well (over 5,000 miles with even no single issue). 2 months ago I changed the rear tire to the Fusion2 Kevlar. After ~1,000 miles I...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-23-10, 10:36 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 277
Posted By mossi

Aero solution with FSA K-WING HANDLEBAR

Is there an "aero" solution for this type of handlebar? I am looking for something like the Profile Design Sonic CSX and not a "full" aerobar.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-06-10, 03:01 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,228
Posted By mossi

ok, ok. Based on your experience, how long should...

ok, ok. Based on your experience, how long should it last? How many 1,000km?
Forum: Road Cycling
01-06-10, 12:11 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,228
Posted By mossi

It will be 2 or 3 years. I did not expect them to...

It will be 2 or 3 years. I did not expect them to get out of order so fast...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-05-10, 02:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,228
Posted By mossi

LOOK Keo - Bearings

It seems that my current left Keo Classic bearing has come to its end of life. Any idea if there is a a difference in the bearing quality or strength among the different Keo models?
Forum: Road Cycling
12-13-09, 11:10 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,201
Posted By mossi

So when using my Taxc Flow trainer. Should i...

So when using my Taxc Flow trainer. Should i assume the a slope of +8 degree equals a 8% climb?
Forum: Road Cycling
12-13-09, 05:11 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,201
Posted By mossi

Where did you find these equations?

Where did you find these equations?
Forum: Road Cycling
12-13-09, 04:29 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,201
Posted By mossi

Mark, It appears I'm a 2.8. Definitely there...

Mark,

It appears I'm a 2.8. Definitely there is some space for improvement :-) The good thing is that any additional 1km/hr to my average speed will make a huge difference. Now i understand how...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-13-09, 04:10 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,201
Posted By mossi

Taking your numbers -> 27/3.6=7.5, 7.5^3=421,...

Taking your numbers -> 27/3.6=7.5, 7.5^3=421, 421/8=52!
Forum: Road Cycling
12-13-09, 03:35 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,201
Posted By mossi

Mark, Using your formula i got 200Watt on a 8%...

Mark,
Using your formula i got 200Watt on a 8% slope. What is a good number for a none Elite rider?
Forum: Road Cycling
12-13-09, 01:31 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,201
Posted By mossi

Man, A power meter is an obvious answer....

Man,

A power meter is an obvious answer. Yet, there has to be a certain formula/model that answers my question.

BTW although the rider is the one who produce the Watts the only way to measure...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-13-09, 12:53 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,201
Posted By mossi

How to calculate bike Watt?

Is there a way to calculate the overall output in Watt? Assuming i know the velocity, cadence, road slop, total weight, etc.

It will help me to improve my climbing training using my Tacx Flow...
Forum: Triathlon
12-07-09, 12:47 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,373
Posted By mossi

I guess i could hold 2 tubes with a rubber band.

I guess i could hold 2 tubes with a rubber band.
Forum: Triathlon
12-06-09, 06:29 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,373
Posted By mossi

I am using the Aquarack by Profile Design....

I am using the Aquarack by Profile Design. Probably not the strongest one, but until now it holds. Where do you store your spare tubes now? For an Ironman distance i plan to take with me 2-3 tubes...
Forum: Triathlon
10-14-08, 12:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 551
Posted By mossi

So you would say that listening to an audio book...

So you would say that listening to an audio book is not an option?
Forum: Triathlon
10-07-08, 10:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 551
Posted By mossi

Any experience with the Speedo Aquabeat? ...

Any experience with the Speedo Aquabeat?
http://www.speedo.com/webapp/wcs/stores/servlet/FSContent_10151_10202_-1_//content/explorespeedo/equipmentfootwear/mp3.jsp
Forum: Triathlon
10-20-07, 02:02 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 481
Posted By mossi

Polar RS800G3 - feedback

Hi,

Looking for feedback on this new watch. Any special problem with the GPS?
BTW - why can't i use a standard GPS? After all it is connected via bluetooth.

10x.
10-01-06, 11:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,345
Posted By mossi

Now i have a new problem. The speed sensor signal...

Now i have a new problem. The speed sensor signal is not holding. I finally put it on the front wheel, but now for home training i lack it. Any experience where to put it for the back wheel?
Forum: Triathlon
07-01-06, 10:13 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 479
Posted By mossi

Cycling shoes

I was wondering - are you using Tri shoes or regular road shoes?
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