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Forum: Road Cycling
09-05-14, 01:42 PM
Replies: 311
Views: 19,528
Posted By Nebby10

I don't drink it as a recovery drink but on long...

I don't drink it as a recovery drink but on long rides it's a nice mix of caffine and sugar to have during a stop.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-03-14, 07:28 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,760
Posted By Nebby10

Same here, though my DA bike is still fairly low...

Same here, though my DA bike is still fairly low on mileage, maybe 1k-ish at this point.

Campag: what sharp edges are you talking about?
Forum: Road Cycling
08-28-14, 01:30 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,696
Posted By Nebby10

Depending on the nozzle they've got decent...

Depending on the nozzle they've got decent pressure, but they're definitely not a pressure washer. Why do you need a strong spray for anyway? High pressure water isn't something you want near your...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-28-14, 12:52 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,696
Posted By Nebby10

Get a lawn and garden sprayer like this...

Get a lawn and garden sprayer like this (http://www.amazon.com/dp/B000E28UQU/), you can find them at Home Depot or Lowes in the garden section for a bit more.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-23-14, 05:46 AM
Replies: 20,012
Views: 4,370,867
Posted By Nebby10

I love my S-works shoe, they're super...

I love my S-works shoe, they're super comfortable! Handy tip: pick up a set of the heel pads now or have your LBS order a set, because Specialized seems to run out of them exactly when they wear...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-22-14, 12:16 PM
Replies: 2,920
Views: 799,431
Posted By Nebby10

Virb discounts have been matched on amazon as...

Virb discounts have been matched on amazon as well, though it looks like they're backordered for a while for the elite.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-21-14, 06:05 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,968
Posted By Nebby10

At the very bottom of the page:

At the very bottom of the page:
Forum: Road Cycling
08-20-14, 06:25 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 13,239
Posted By Nebby10

I remember in the other thread a while back you...

I remember in the other thread a while back you mentioned the Emonda was equipped with a tubeless tire. Did you do the comparison with identical tires and pressures?
Forum: Road Cycling
08-12-14, 04:12 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 998
Posted By Nebby10

Yes, they describe the set earlier on as being...

Yes, they describe the set earlier on as being reps+rest interval and I must have missed copying that description from the article. I don't have access to it at home, but I'll fix my quote tomorrow. ...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-12-14, 06:01 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 998
Posted By Nebby10

For reference, the specified Tabata protocol from...

For reference, the specified Tabata protocol from the original 1996 paper (doi:10.1097/00005768-199610000-00018 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1097%2F00005768-199610000-00018)):
Forum: Road Cycling
08-07-14, 09:37 AM
Replies: 20,012
Views: 4,370,867
Posted By Nebby10

Have you tried 6800 or 9000? If not, go give it a...

Have you tried 6800 or 9000? If not, go give it a try. :)
Forum: Road Cycling
08-07-14, 08:42 AM
Replies: 20,012
Views: 4,370,867
Posted By Nebby10

It's less about the extra gear than it is the...

It's less about the extra gear than it is the improvement in shifting smoothness and ease. The front shifting is drastically improved, at least when I compare my 5700 vs 6800.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-06-14, 07:39 AM
Replies: 2,920
Views: 799,431
Posted By Nebby10

Not really a deal, that's the normal price for...

Not really a deal, that's the normal price for those :)
Forum: Road Cycling
08-03-14, 12:54 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 25,099
Posted By Nebby10

I only mentioned it because it's noticeable, it...

I only mentioned it because it's noticeable, it doesn't really bother me much personally :)
Forum: Road Cycling
08-03-14, 06:04 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,199
Posted By Nebby10

Ah, if you're coming from a Synapse I can see...

Ah, if you're coming from a Synapse I can see that happening. It might be the difference in head tube angle and trail if your stem is that long.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-02-14, 05:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,199
Posted By Nebby10

What's your stem length? My evo isn't...

What's your stem length? My evo isn't particularly twitchy, but it did seem that way when I played with shorter stem lengths when I was experimenting with fit.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-02-14, 09:10 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,531
Posted By Nebby10

That's what factored into my Trek Care Plus...

That's what factored into my Trek Care Plus purchase. If you figure one or two cassettes + chains per year the cost of the plan drops to a rather reasonable price. If it's a Dura Ace cassette....just...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-31-14, 01:35 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 45,754
Posted By Nebby10

The question is whether a seatpost is more...

The question is whether a seatpost is more compliant than a seat tube with a pivot that's essentially designed as a spring. While I agree that typically, standard seat mast designs are stiffer, the...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-31-14, 11:38 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 45,754
Posted By Nebby10

The Domane 5/6 has a full length seat tube that...

The Domane 5/6 has a full length seat tube that extends well past the pivot with a cap that slides over the end of it, while the Domane 4 has a seat tube that ends with a clamp near the pivot point....
Forum: Road Cycling
07-31-14, 10:13 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,232
Posted By Nebby10

I've never seen a report of a legitimate...

I've never seen a report of a legitimate Singapore bike shop selling online, it's a really common scam. A good way to tell is to show some interest in buying a bike, if they send you instructions on...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-31-14, 10:08 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 45,754
Posted By Nebby10

I think the important distinction is that it was...

I think the important distinction is that it was a 4 series Domane, which has a seatpost rather than a seat mast. It's a small change that has a fairly noticeable difference in how much vibration is...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-30-14, 07:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 813
Posted By Nebby10

Everything I've read about Stages' customer...

Everything I've read about Stages' customer service has been good, so I'm not too surprised they took care of you. I haven't had any issues with mine, but it's nice to know that if anything happens...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-28-14, 12:23 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,700
Posted By Nebby10

I have it on my CAAD10 and it's quite noticeable....

I have it on my CAAD10 and it's quite noticeable. They've shortened the name to CG-R now I think...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-21-14, 06:31 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,375
Posted By Nebby10

They retail for $1k+ in the states, but if you...

They retail for $1k+ in the states, but if you buy them from UK sellers they'll run about $860 with free shipping.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-15-14, 12:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,847
Posted By Nebby10

Bikerumor ...

Bikerumor (http://www.bikerumor.com/2012/02/27/boyd-cycling-debuts-vitesse-road-wheelset-wide-rimmed-budget-performer/)Vitesse article:


Shimano spec...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-15-14, 09:36 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,847
Posted By Nebby10

I have both and switch them between bikes every...

I have both and switch them between bikes every so often, it's nice to have a second set of wheels. Note the C24 have a more standard rim width than the wider boyds.
07-10-14, 12:25 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,781
Posted By Nebby10

I think the varied opinions probably come from...

I think the varied opinions probably come from the different areas people live in, combined with people's personal sensitivity to the force needed to counter the crosswind steering. Personally...
07-10-14, 09:15 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,781
Posted By Nebby10

Heavy crosswinds are probably why they used low...

Heavy crosswinds are probably why they used low profile rims, I'm guessing.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-03-14, 12:17 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,935
Posted By Nebby10

Well then, my guesstimate for a bike length was...

Well then, my guesstimate for a bike length was way off..time to edit my post :)
Forum: Road Cycling
07-03-14, 11:27 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,935
Posted By Nebby10

In the latest video Specialized put out, using...

In the latest video Specialized put out, using some extrapolation they said that the drop off for a draft occurs around 11 meters back. so that's accurate that there's probably no draft at all left...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-02-14, 07:48 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 10,208
Posted By Nebby10

Shimano asked for and got an exception for ToC,...

Shimano asked for and got an exception for ToC, they're still normally not legal.

Bikes, camera, action! Amgen tour experiments with on-bike cams - VeloNews.com...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-30-14, 08:49 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,684
Posted By Nebby10

Just wanted to point out that you DO have to be...

Just wanted to point out that you DO have to be the original owner to take advantage of the crash replacement program:

Cannondale Crash Replacement Program ? Cannondale Bicycles Customer Support...
06-26-14, 07:47 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,414
Posted By Nebby10

Wahoo's rpm cadence sensor would work for that,...

Wahoo's rpm cadence sensor would work for that, it uses accelerometers and can work just fine attached to a shoe.

Wahoo Fitness (http://www.wahoofitness.com/devices/wahoo-rpm-cadence-sensor.html)
Forum: Road Cycling
06-24-14, 06:02 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,213
Posted By Nebby10

I was there to do the Diabolical Double, but...

I was there to do the Diabolical Double, but chose poorly and dropped off my rain shell at aid station 2. When the downpour happened on the long descent into Westernport the entire group that stopped...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-20-14, 06:06 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 12,506
Posted By Nebby10

The Pro4's really run wide and they're even wider...

The Pro4's really run wide and they're even wider if you have a wide rim. I think I measured the 25mm version at a bit over 27mm with my Boyd rim.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-16-14, 08:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,077
Posted By Nebby10

You're correct, not sure why the title said...

You're correct, not sure why the title said carbon wheels.

Photo of the wheel:
Aaron Gwin at WC in Leogang, Austria - photo by Jim-laden - Pinkbike (http://www.pinkbike.com/photo/11076435)
...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-12-14, 06:39 AM
Replies: 155
Views: 9,473
Posted By Nebby10

There's no difference in the tire itself;...

There's no difference in the tire itself; Slowtwitch (http://www.slowtwitch.com/Products/Things_that_Roll/Tires/Continental_GP_4000_S_II_3946.html)had an article that checked it out. All that's new...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-06-14, 11:55 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,209
Posted By Nebby10

I have to say with Shimano's DA9000/6800...

I have to say with Shimano's DA9000/6800 groupsets, it's really really close. I prefer the DI2 especially with multi-shift and a climber switch for long mountainous rides, but for most average rides...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-06-14, 11:13 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,209
Posted By Nebby10

True, but until recently it was the only metric...

True, but until recently it was the only metric available. I was only making a comment wondering what the impact of more shifts made on the battery life, not so much the actual mileage. Prior to the...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-06-14, 10:46 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,209
Posted By Nebby10

Batteries do take a hit at high temps, but not...

Batteries do take a hit at high temps, but not nearly as much as when it's exceptionally cold. I think it'd be interesting to see what the battery life difference is between the different types of...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-06-14, 09:51 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,209
Posted By Nebby10

I just don't see the point of "doing the math"...

I just don't see the point of "doing the math" due to the numerous variables, small sample size, and the lack of verification due to the 5% limitation to the D-Fly (or for everyone without D-Fly, a...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-06-14, 08:57 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,209
Posted By Nebby10

IMO there's too simply many variables to try to...

IMO there's too simply many variables to try to figure out battery level based on math, let alone to the precision of the numbers you're throwing out.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-05-14, 01:59 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,209
Posted By Nebby10

I think it would be dependent on how much...

I think it would be dependent on how much shifting your typical ride requires, though it seems most folks average about 1000mi out of a single charge. I've got 612 miles on mine and it hasn't started...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-03-14, 08:49 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 9,473
Posted By Nebby10

I totally agree. I don't have too much glass...

I totally agree. I don't have too much glass where I ride, but I noticed a significant uptick in the amount of nicks cut into the Pro4's compared to the GP4000's. Totally anecdotal, but it does seem...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-03-14, 05:14 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,207
Posted By Nebby10

Yes, you'll need a speed/cadence sensor since the...

Yes, you'll need a speed/cadence sensor since the Stages only does cadence, it's go no way to measure your wheel speed.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-02-14, 12:21 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,543
Posted By Nebby10

Or the funky elevation difference.... Garmin...

Or the funky elevation difference....
Garmin 800 vs Garmin 1000 with iBike gradient reference - YouTube (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LtxR50dnoxU)
Forum: Road Cycling
05-27-14, 04:12 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,048
Posted By Nebby10

The user that Dunbar referenced over on RBR has a...

The user that Dunbar referenced over on RBR has a single lever hooked to front and rear sram hydro rim brakes, so I would assume that something similar could be done with the R785 brakes since...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-27-14, 02:43 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,048
Posted By Nebby10

Perhaps using two SW-R610 sprint switches might...

Perhaps using two SW-R610 sprint switches might work more ergonomically than a tri bar switch?
Forum: Road Cycling
05-25-14, 04:25 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 6,209
Posted By Nebby10

You make it seem like firmware updates happen all...

You make it seem like firmware updates happen all the time, they don't. From talking to all the shops nearby the typical opinion is that it's much less rare for a di2 bike to need an update than a...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-23-14, 04:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,572
Posted By Nebby10

It depends on your frame, but on my bike you can...

It depends on your frame, but on my bike you can easily reach the two screws from the non-drive side. Requires a bit of careful crank rotation so they show up below the bottom bracket, but it's...
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