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Posted By topflightpro

Dfarlow - I may need to talk with you about...

Dfarlow - I may need to talk with you about building me one of those things.
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Posted By brawlo

You should probably not be so concerned with...

You should probably not be so concerned with chasing the specificity from a trainer. The core and upper body coordination and strength required in a good standing start won't be gained from a fixed...
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Posted By topflightpro

I have a Kickr Gen 1 with a VeloBike adapter on...

I have a Kickr Gen 1 with a VeloBike adapter on there. It works ok for starts.

I had to use chain tensioners to set it up and it holds ok with the QR system. The Kickr resistance curve is odd....
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Posted By Morelock

holy crap that stem is almost $400:eek: I...

holy crap that stem is almost $400:eek:

I know it only has to turn left, but man, handling must be a dream on a 150+mm stem :D
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Posted By topflightpro

Looks like Look has a "new" mid-price track...

Looks like Look has a "new" mid-price track frame. https://www.lookcycle.com/be-en/895-vitesse

It seems to be an evolution of the R96, but at a lower price point.
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Posted By brawlo

The Brits turned things on their heads the last...

The Brits turned things on their heads the last few Olympics with their Olympic peak play. The Dutchies kind of righted the ship showing that you can be fast all the damn time, The Dutch are really...
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Posted By m@tty

I just bought a frame and forks and seatpost as I...

I just bought a frame and forks and seatpost as I have everything else.
it arrived yesterday so not finished building it up yet.
the spec will be Worx Track Bars, Thomson Stem, Power2Max Type S...
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Posted By Morelock

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/240x320/lambie_4e6d66aba57bf0ac59dff16e95a892e21914c6cc.png
Pretty flippin impressive
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Posted By Baby Puke

Speedometer, stopwatch, paper notebook. I like to...

Speedometer, stopwatch, paper notebook. I like to keep it old-school.

Edit: Oh, and Carleton's track calculator app. Highly recommended.
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Posted By brawlo

It's not so much about what the US offers, but...

It's not so much about what the US offers, but what other countries have as restrictions. A LOT of countries, even if you can manage to fly to the US, will be putting returned travellers into...
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Posted By m_sasso

Went from this ...

Went from this
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Posted By topflightpro

Argon added it's Tokyo bikes to its website:...

Argon added it's Tokyo bikes to its website: https://www.argon18.com/en/bikes/track

The geometry has been updated a bit, going longer and taller. And Argon claims there is a difference in the...
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Posted By tobukog

Any good racing racing specific road tire will...

Any good racing racing specific road tire will work at Hellyer. Conti 4000/5000. Vittoria Corsa speed. Michelin Power Competition. If you're using it for training or weekly racing, I'd stay away...
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Posted By carleton

Here's a stickied thread with nearly 400 posts on...

Here's a stickied thread with nearly 400 posts on the topic of tires: https://www.bikeforums.net/track-cycling-velodrome-racing-training-area/925396-track-tire-questions.html
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Posted By topflightpro

3T makes stems up to 150. I have an older 17...

3T makes stems up to 150. I have an older 17 degree one and a newer Apto in 6 degree. I don't like the reverse threaded faceplate on the Apto, but it has two bolts at the steertube, whereas the older...
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Posted By 2500W

Keo Blade Carbon pedals were regularly supplied...

Keo Blade Carbon pedals were regularly supplied with 12 & 16 Nm blades. The retention can be improved by replacing these with a kit of the strongest 20 Nm blades.
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Posted By carleton

You could do like the British did leading up to...

You could do like the British did leading up to the London Olympics by "training through" the World Championships. Basically, include Nationals in the big crescendo of training volume and intensity...
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Posted By Morelock

The day I paused the WC TT to try and count how...

The day I paused the WC TT to try and count how many teeth were on Tony Martin's chainring I realized I was a somewhat sad fellow :D
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Posted By topflightpro

My understanding is that USAC decided to keep...

My understanding is that USAC decided to keep 2021's schedule close to the re-scheduled dates of 2020 as a bit of a hedge against the COVID continuing into next year. Hopefully, the virus will be in...
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Posted By carleton

1: Depending on the track, it's quite possible to...

1: Depending on the track, it's quite possible to "burn a match" climbing into turn 1. Cutting the corner and easing into the top of the curve is a good idea.

2: If you don't have a diesel engine...
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Posted By topflightpro

Super D, yes, the incline into the corner will...

Super D, yes, the incline into the corner will absorb speed, but a 333 track is not so steep that you should not be able to make up for it with a little dig up T1. Plus, as BP says, if you really...
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Posted By Baby Puke

I've just had two seasons running of my best...

I've just had two seasons running of my best times in my life of 200's, and I'm more convinced than ever that doing a fast 200 is voodoo.

This year I'm severely underdone (in terms of training...
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