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Posted By dijos

I'm riding 170s. I've also adjusted my saddle and...

I'm riding 170s. I've also adjusted my saddle and riding position probably 20 times as I've gotten used to the bike and the track. I think I'm in a good spot again.

I recently got on a spin bike...
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Posted By dijos

for better or worse, my training is somewhat...

for better or worse, my training is somewhat unstructured. I've been doing flying 200s and flying laps, as well as Kilos, but nothing longer than those. So yes, even on 200s, my cadence is lower...
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Posted By dijos

Can anyone talk to me about cadence and gearing?(long-ish)

So I only started riding the track this year. I took a T101 last year, but I've been getting my feet wet 1-2x weekly for the last few months. After not feeling terrified on the track in general, I...
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Posted By dijos

What do you do in the off season?

I'm new to the trackj this season, I'm just getting my groove on, but Major taylor is going to close for track, and open for cross. Besides lifting, and roller work, do you do any road work? A guy I...
08-29-17, 12:20 PM
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Posted By dijos

Travel cases/bags opintions.

I am kind of looking into these, nashbar's catalog came, and I was going to travel for a race (and I'd have to fly), but had other things come up. Does anyone use these? I saw a video of this bag:...
04-11-08, 07:52 AM
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Posted By dijos

All the guys I know that do Cross (mostly SS) are...

All the guys I know that do Cross (mostly SS) are super cool, and will help anyone that wants to participate. Plys, they drink alot, and are dirty. It's like a match made in heaven.
04-11-08, 07:46 AM
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Views: 1,450
Posted By dijos

#1 keeps pipe ash from covering everything in...

#1 keeps pipe ash from covering everything in your pocket.
#2 seems stupid until you're on a 15 foot ladder.
#3, well, that is stupid.
04-08-08, 08:50 PM
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Posted By dijos

IDPA FTW. also, Tueller Drill, people.

IDPA FTW. also, Tueller Drill, people.
04-08-08, 06:26 AM
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Posted By dijos

you probably need a 59. Just for your...

you probably need a 59. Just for your edification, I ride a 56, and I owned a 50 for a little bit. it was amazingly horrible to ride. you on a 53 will be about the same.
04-08-08, 06:23 AM
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Posted By dijos

you need to plan your dismounts ahead of time. I...

you need to plan your dismounts ahead of time. I take my left foot out, let the bike go one more crank revolution (with all my weight more or less on the right pedal), and put my left foot down when...
04-08-08, 06:16 AM
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Posted By dijos

part it out. you can (in todays crazy world) get...

part it out. you can (in todays crazy world) get at least a bill for the frame.
04-08-08, 06:13 AM
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Posted By dijos

I think that you're optimistic on some of these...

I think that you're optimistic on some of these prices, though.
04-08-08, 06:11 AM
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Posted By dijos

it was from brooklyn machine works, I can't...

it was from brooklyn machine works, I can't remember the screen name -blkynmachine or something. it was this forum.
04-07-08, 09:52 AM
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Posted By dijos

is that yours? it's fantastic-any info?

is that yours? it's fantastic-any info?
04-07-08, 06:35 AM
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Posted By dijos

I weigh 220, probably, and I ride 32 spokes. I'd...

I weigh 220, probably, and I ride 32 spokes. I'd like to go to 36 deep v's, but, my rims suck, and my back wheel goes out of true periodically. No bunnyhops, but a bag+me+brick streets.
04-07-08, 06:13 AM
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Posted By dijos

Boeshield. Rules for lube and cleaning.

Boeshield. Rules for lube and cleaning.
04-06-08, 08:23 PM
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Posted By dijos

serfas sl400 and t-1000? from SAC for ~17-18 for...

serfas sl400 and t-1000? from SAC for ~17-18 for the pair.
04-04-08, 09:42 PM
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Posted By dijos

alt bikes forum? all you can want.

alt bikes forum? all you can want.
04-04-08, 06:17 PM
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Posted By dijos

I was in a race that had us copy the post office...

I was in a race that had us copy the post office hours down for both the window and lobby. Or , if you have historic markers or something around town, have them write down the 15th word on the plaque...
04-04-08, 11:51 AM
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Posted By dijos

That video pisses me off so ****ing much I want...

That video pisses me off so ****ing much I want to crap my pants. And I hate bike theives.
04-04-08, 08:55 AM
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Posted By dijos

http://velospace.org/node/751 look here for...

http://velospace.org/node/751

look here for inspiration.
04-04-08, 06:16 AM
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Posted By dijos

quickbeam?

quickbeam?
04-04-08, 06:11 AM
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Posted By dijos

I'm glad that there's a cheap ss/fg frame with...

I'm glad that there's a cheap ss/fg frame with ROAD geometry. THe delancey is too much monies.
04-03-08, 07:16 AM
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Posted By dijos

agreed. straight-gauge 4130 isnt light, but it...

agreed. straight-gauge 4130 isnt light, but it can take a beating.
04-03-08, 07:14 AM
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Posted By dijos

+1 to everything operator just said.

+1 to everything operator just said.
04-03-08, 06:10 AM
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Posted By dijos

how the hell do they get their feet out?^^^^lol.

how the hell do they get their feet out?^^^^lol.
04-02-08, 08:20 PM
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Posted By dijos

it makes it impossible for anyone to call you a...

it makes it impossible for anyone to call you a stupid, track bike riding hipster.


Oh, and again, not ss (i used to be able to reel of 5 or 6 bikes that fit the description you give, but my...
04-01-08, 09:32 PM
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Posted By dijos

there's no option for "not at all"?

there's no option for "not at all"?
04-01-08, 02:12 PM
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Posted By dijos

whale's vagina?

whale's vagina?
03-29-08, 08:07 PM
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Posted By dijos

hey. that bike would cost about 1900 today....

hey. that bike would cost about 1900 today. (adjusted for inflation)
03-29-08, 01:27 PM
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Posted By dijos

man, you want to post this in C&V. SSFG is only...

man, you want to post this in C&V. SSFG is only for nonsense. I have no idea what that is.
03-28-08, 10:21 PM
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Views: 327
Posted By dijos

http://software.bareknucklebrigade.com/ If...

http://software.bareknucklebrigade.com/

If you like your current setup, keep it.
03-28-08, 06:52 PM
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Posted By dijos

it's an old term. also, fakenger.

it's an old term. also, fakenger.
03-28-08, 11:26 AM
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Posted By dijos

http://www.sheldonbrown.com/tires.html#pressure ...

http://www.sheldonbrown.com/tires.html#pressure

Always.
03-27-08, 08:45 PM
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Posted By dijos

just can't.

just can't.
03-27-08, 06:04 PM
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Views: 1,467
Posted By dijos

bike or frame?

bike or frame?
03-27-08, 07:11 AM
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Views: 1,440
Posted By dijos

yes, it is.

yes, it is.
03-27-08, 06:55 AM
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Posted By dijos

I think it's because the Vittorias have puncture...

I think it's because the Vittorias have puncture resistant liners. I know that's why the paselas are 13 bucks, but the pasela tgs are 30
03-27-08, 06:45 AM
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Posted By dijos

great link wotan.

great link wotan.
03-27-08, 06:32 AM
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Views: 464
Posted By dijos

I don't know that more than 10 bucks is too much...

I don't know that more than 10 bucks is too much for a lockring; I paid 15 or 12 for my DA
03-26-08, 09:35 AM
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Views: 1,441
Posted By dijos

a 6'4 guy around town here rides a 61. The good...

a 6'4 guy around town here rides a 61. The good news for you is that used, huge frames are cheap.
03-26-08, 09:27 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,588
Posted By dijos

I'm not at all anti-car, but you need to get...

I'm not at all anti-car, but you need to get proper medical attention and get your bike fixed. if you all think that 20k is a lot of money, have you been to the hospital lately? my wife (before we...
03-25-08, 08:59 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 715
Posted By dijos

I used to really crank mine down by hand, until I...

I used to really crank mine down by hand, until I brought my bike into the lbs, and the owner asked me what the hell I was tightening them so much for. he almost used a breaker bar, and told me to...
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Posted By dijos

any word on the austin velodrome project?

anyone know where to go for details?
03-25-08, 07:48 AM
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Views: 886
Posted By dijos

I used car wax before my bike was totally...

I used car wax before my bike was totally assembled.
03-25-08, 06:13 AM
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Posted By dijos

Profit!!

Profit!!
03-24-08, 01:32 PM
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Views: 7,206
Posted By dijos

also, messenger bags.

also, messenger bags.
03-24-08, 01:29 PM
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Views: 1,606
Posted By dijos

I run a bulldog mini and a cable, with the lock...

I run a bulldog mini and a cable, with the lock going through rear wheel and main triangle, and just the cable on the front wheel. I fit on nearly everything. I don't know how much smaller the...
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03-24-08, 07:25 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 38,069
Posted By dijos

+1 on VWs- they have proprietary everything...

+1 on VWs- they have proprietary everything fluids. and it's significantly more expensive.
03-21-08, 06:40 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 703
Posted By dijos

how big a difference did you expect? lol!

how big a difference did you expect? lol!
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