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08-10-22, 11:13 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 688
Posted By blacknbluebikes

I've got PI, Primal, Spesh bibs, but now prefer...

I've got PI, Primal, Spesh bibs, but now prefer Craft. Worth checking out, not cheap, been very durable - no stretch, no thin-out, colorfast.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-10-22, 11:07 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 483
Posted By blacknbluebikes

Thx for the followup, makes healthy threads. I,...

Thx for the followup, makes healthy threads. I, too, have found Wahoo support to be quite respectable.
08-10-22, 10:55 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 380
Posted By blacknbluebikes

check out Garmin 130+ here...

check out Garmin 130+ here (https://www.garmin.com/en-US/p/698436) I wanted something small that will handle upgrades. I use it with wahoo HRM, Garmin Rally power meter pedal, uploads to Garmin...
08-07-22, 11:12 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 473
Posted By blacknbluebikes

Always catch myself staring at well-built frames.

Always catch myself staring at well-built frames.
08-07-22, 11:05 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,419
Posted By blacknbluebikes

I recently purchased a new Squirrel Release...

I recently purchased a new Squirrel Release System (SRS) that attaches below the saddle and leverages both AI engagement logic and integrated radar sensors to recognize Canine Pursuit Incidents...
08-07-22, 10:52 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 102
Posted By blacknbluebikes

Call / write the company, seems like only way to...

Call / write the company, seems like only way to ensure a competent answer. Their website makes it pretty easy.
08-07-22, 10:45 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 798
Posted By blacknbluebikes

was thinking the same thing. don't see too much...

was thinking the same thing. don't see too much fork failure, never before with live bait. cxwrench , were you there? how'd the rider handle that?
08-06-22, 09:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 274
Posted By blacknbluebikes

Very sorry to have 'ghosted' this thread, ran...

Very sorry to have 'ghosted' this thread, ran into some unexpected bills and that bike's been stuck on the stand for weeks now. ugh. I have your posting in my cart along with a few others - if...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-04-22, 11:11 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 2,518
Posted By blacknbluebikes

Kafka lives here. I can't separate the real from...

Kafka lives here. I can't separate the real from the flat-out insane.
08-04-22, 11:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 179
Posted By blacknbluebikes

might try aluminum foil for sitbone print. wide...

might try aluminum foil for sitbone print. wide seats are generally not your friend, unless we're talking grandma riding the trike around the senior living complex. also, bike shorts with well...
Forum: Recumbent
08-04-22, 10:43 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 351
Posted By blacknbluebikes

spend some time climbing some hills before you...

spend some time climbing some hills before you make any mods. more likely you'll want to change the cassette rather than the chainring. might find some good "learning" here, too: ...
08-01-22, 10:59 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,120
Posted By blacknbluebikes

Oyster are you still looking at forming this...

Oyster are you still looking at forming this insurance product? Long time, no post. Genuinely curious as to what you've learned.
08-01-22, 10:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 267
Posted By blacknbluebikes

I'm not sure either party here deserves a vote. ...

I'm not sure either party here deserves a vote. Stupid #2 almost kills Stupid #1. Another proof of "I'd rather be lucky than smart."
07-29-22, 10:35 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 605
Posted By blacknbluebikes

Is it your wall or the landlord's wall ?

Is it your wall or the landlord's wall ?
07-29-22, 10:29 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 188
Posted By blacknbluebikes

To get your red star back you will need to send...

To get your red star back you will need to send 30 Bitcoin and we will decrypt it for you.
Bhuuhahhahhah hahahaha.
07-14-22, 11:36 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 375
Posted By blacknbluebikes

Thanks for the post - would not have known...

Thanks for the post - would not have known otherwise.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-14-22, 11:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 351
Posted By blacknbluebikes

call spesh customer support. they've answered...

call spesh customer support. they've answered that question for me before. they just need the serial number
07-14-22, 11:16 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,291
Posted By blacknbluebikes

I will certainly be sympathetic to the poor...

I will certainly be sympathetic to the poor parents who have to visit the daughter in jail where she belongs.
07-14-22, 11:09 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 988
Posted By blacknbluebikes

Here's another "Old Man's Silly Question"... What...

Here's another "Old Man's Silly Question"... What are you saving the money for, if not for something that you so clearly enjoy? Your estate?
07-13-22, 11:34 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 490
Posted By blacknbluebikes

I dug into it a while back, years ago, stuck with...

I dug into it a while back, years ago, stuck with it for about 3 months, moved on. Didn't really lead me to conclusions or strategies that I couldn't already feel in my legs. Important: I was not...
07-13-22, 11:26 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 841
Posted By blacknbluebikes

A gram of protein contains 4 calories. Typical...

A gram of protein contains 4 calories. Typical males need 1500 calories per day minimum. That implies 375 grams (13.2 oz) per day. Straight math. Cycling burns 400-600 calories per hour for most...
06-24-22, 10:47 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 893
Posted By blacknbluebikes

for the bike, 99% of my work is 8Nm or less. I'd...

for the bike, 99% of my work is 8Nm or less. I'd bet 90% is 4, 5 or 6 NM.
06-14-22, 10:59 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,357
Posted By blacknbluebikes

Am I the only one having indigestion with...

Am I the only one having indigestion with "fitness" and "e-bike" in the same sentence?
Forum: Foo
06-14-22, 10:51 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 638
Posted By blacknbluebikes

No one in business lets the Accounts Receivable...

No one in business lets the Accounts Receivable Department fall into disrepair. Better at spending money than collecting it? Not a sustainable model...
Forum: Foo
06-14-22, 10:44 AM
Replies: 248
Views: 6,281
Posted By blacknbluebikes

We got a fresh print on inflation today from our...

We got a fresh print on inflation today from our good friends at the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Producer Prices (the prequel to our favorite CPI) posted an increase, year-on-year, of just under...
06-14-22, 10:18 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 959
Posted By blacknbluebikes

Love PS, but he certainly doesn't appear in the...

Love PS, but he certainly doesn't appear in the least bit hungry these days.
06-14-22, 10:07 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 274
Posted By blacknbluebikes

sorry. I got lost over the weekend. SILVER if...

sorry. I got lost over the weekend. SILVER if you gots...
06-09-22, 10:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 274
Posted By blacknbluebikes

WTB: Campy Record 10 front brake caliper

Gotta replace it, don't ask. (urrrgh). Need front brake caliper to replace same on 2005 vintage. I'm seeing a few on Ebay but thought I would check this crowd. If someone has front/back set that...
Forum: Foo
06-09-22, 10:37 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 239
Posted By blacknbluebikes

This is another area where "the process is more...

This is another area where "the process is more valuable than the product." What I mean by this: the process of setting up one of these "platforms" gets you focused on all the components of your...
06-08-22, 12:08 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,320
Posted By blacknbluebikes

OK, three minutes lost. Now back to "Maximum...

OK, three minutes lost. Now back to "Maximum Seat Height" for value-added learning.
06-08-22, 12:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 316
Posted By blacknbluebikes

About a third of my firm's updates are driven by...

About a third of my firm's updates are driven by cyber security. Another third are driven by required software updates within the tech stack componentry. Like never before, it's tough to keep apps...
06-06-22, 10:42 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 515
Posted By blacknbluebikes

As said above, start with a tune-up. That 105...

As said above, start with a tune-up. That 105 groupset is fine and parts are readily available.
Forum: Foo
06-03-22, 12:57 PM
Replies: 248
Views: 6,281
Posted By blacknbluebikes

Reminded of a quote from engineering school days:...

Reminded of a quote from engineering school days: "The faster ya wanna go, the more it costs." I think that's Newton's Fourth Law...
Forum: Northeast
06-03-22, 11:21 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 528
Posted By blacknbluebikes

What it doesn't say is: NYC Employment...

What it doesn't say is: NYC Employment Requirements: At least three family members currently employed by The City of New York; at least one relative with prominent position in recognized NYC...
06-03-22, 11:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 505
Posted By blacknbluebikes

'chutup and ride it. it could measure out at any...

'chutup and ride it. it could measure out at any "nominal size" and you still might love it or hate it. get it 'closeNuff' and go put down some serious milage. if you don't dig it after that, you...
Forum: Foo
06-03-22, 11:03 AM
Replies: 248
Views: 6,281
Posted By blacknbluebikes

Well, it's all about the price of oil. Any...

Well, it's all about the price of oil. Any factor above that is local - either taxes or your supplier having pricing power. The National Average price last week was $4.76. Below is a chart that...
06-03-22, 10:44 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 813
Posted By blacknbluebikes

Interesting... one of those "on the web inflation...

Interesting... one of those "on the web inflation calculators" says that 1962, $49.99 is equivalent to $478 today. Today, around here, a lot would say "almost $500 for a kid's bike? WHAAA?" And...
06-03-22, 10:33 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,275
Posted By blacknbluebikes

In four years you had not seen this kinda stuff? ...

In four years you had not seen this kinda stuff? That makes you interesting and very unusual.
06-01-22, 11:19 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 531
Posted By blacknbluebikes

one side point to make: very good wheels...

one side point to make: very good wheels rarely, if ever, need any maintenance or repair.
05-31-22, 11:28 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,218
Posted By blacknbluebikes

The Peloton stock chart is the most terrifying...

The Peloton stock chart is the most terrifying downhill ride in cycling history. I'd say January 2021 was "Mt. Ventoux radio tower." (is that Froome running on the side of the road?)
05-31-22, 10:53 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 263
Posted By blacknbluebikes

I have that bike in a 2005. Campy Record 10sp....

I have that bike in a 2005. Campy Record 10sp. triple. Fabulous frame (ask Fabian Cancellara and Tom Boonen, early roubaix riders). Mavic wheels still flawless. Will never part with it. My R3 is...
05-31-22, 10:37 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,353
Posted By blacknbluebikes

rivets are a must, and they're rather small - can...

rivets are a must, and they're rather small - can be tough to get the head of a rivet gun inside the stop. I dunno about the epoxy, it was 3M and black.
05-27-22, 11:39 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 741
Posted By blacknbluebikes

Riding a bike with a dog on a leash, especially a...

Riding a bike with a dog on a leash, especially a strong dog, never ends well. Might be ok for some time, but the last chapter is always something bad. If my main objective is "running the dog,"...
05-27-22, 11:25 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,353
Posted By blacknbluebikes

I just had this problem fixed on a carbon frame. ...

I just had this problem fixed on a carbon frame. My attempt to fix with epoxy failed - popped right off under load. I found a great guy here on the east coast that did it properly - Carbon State...
05-24-22, 11:30 AM
Replies: 123
Views: 5,091
Posted By blacknbluebikes

You don't have to tell your wife.

You don't have to tell your wife.
05-13-22, 10:06 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 433
Posted By blacknbluebikes

hmm. funny question. haven't come across a...

hmm. funny question. haven't come across a wall-mount repair stand before. thing is, I'm always changing the height based on what I'm doing. wrapping bars versus swapping a bottom bracket, for...
05-13-22, 09:56 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,218
Posted By blacknbluebikes

Very true. Add these factors: 1. Assume covid...

Very true. Add these factors: 1. Assume covid demand is permanent. 2. Put a child-eating treadmill on the market. num num. 3. Believe your own hype.
Heard today they're planning to...
05-12-22, 10:55 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,218
Posted By blacknbluebikes

As I take another look at the stock chart for...

As I take another look at the stock chart for Peloton...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-11-22, 10:51 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 337
Posted By blacknbluebikes

call 'em up. they're usually pretty helpful. 1...

call 'em up. they're usually pretty helpful. 1 (920) 478-4683
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