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Forum: Road Cycling
07-28-19, 02:39 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,388
Posted By Munk69

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Ridley Helium SLX
Forum: Road Cycling
01-08-19, 11:52 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,097
Posted By Munk69

Powertap P1 dual sided. Been great for the 2+...

Powertap P1 dual sided. Been great for the 2+ years I have owned them.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-19-18, 08:03 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,433
Posted By Munk69

So I rode a Domane for 3 years until I went to a...

So I rode a Domane for 3 years until I went to a Ridley Helium. Honestly, I could not tell the difference. I ran tubed on the Domane and I am running tubeless on the Helium. The front end on my...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-10-18, 08:20 AM
Replies: 540
Views: 149,759
Posted By Munk69

That TCR is sweet!!

That TCR is sweet!!
Forum: Road Cycling
11-07-18, 06:37 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,231
Posted By Munk69

Got a new ride in May with 8050 and had to buy...

Got a new ride in May with 8050 and had to buy the wireless connection unit / wire separately. I have connected to my system twice since then. In retrospect, it probably was not needed for me.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-07-18, 06:27 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,780
Posted By Munk69

I have none of these bikes. But I have owned many...

I have none of these bikes. But I have owned many different bikes and I can say without a doubt, get the one that appeals to you the most. Every time I look at it, I want to jump on and go for a...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-09-18, 12:34 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,320
Posted By Munk69

LIfe360 - Free app on the app store.

LIfe360 - Free app on the app store.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-04-18, 09:14 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 6,309
Posted By Munk69

I have a set of Cosmic Carbon Pro UST and I had...

I have a set of Cosmic Carbon Pro UST and I had nothing but problems with the Mavic (Hutchinson) tires. Had multiple flats with the sealant not sealing the tires. Finally got rid of them and also...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-12-18, 07:39 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,757
Posted By Munk69

Ridley Helium SL or SLX - Awesome sale going on...

Ridley Helium SL or SLX - Awesome sale going on right now at CC.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-15-18, 07:07 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 289
Posted By Munk69

I think my feet might be pretty close to yours....

I think my feet might be pretty close to yours. My feet are slightly wide and I have 2 pair of Sidi Wires that are perfect. Not sure why, but Sidi made those shoes slightly wider than their normal...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-14-18, 08:49 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 661
Posted By Munk69

I have a set of Cosmic Carbon SL UST's. The...

I have a set of Cosmic Carbon SL UST's. The wheels are very nice.. Tires, not so much. Had 2 punctures in less that a month that had sealant shooting everywhere. Got a replacement tire, same thing...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-14-18, 07:59 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,109
Posted By Munk69

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Hi. I have L4/5 fused and I also have C6/7 fused as well as 2 other Laminectomy...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-30-18, 07:29 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 409
Posted By Munk69

Hutchinson tires are not very good imo. I went...

Hutchinson tires are not very good imo. I went through 2 Mavic UST tires (made by Hutchinson). Both of which had a puncture that did not seal (spraying sealant all over the place). Changed too Maxxis...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-23-18, 01:34 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 6,311
Posted By Munk69

I just went over to DI2 8070 with my new bike and...

I just went over to DI2 8070 with my new bike and I will never go back to mechanical shifting. I absolutely love it.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-23-18, 07:41 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,142
Posted By Munk69

I really like the Giro Aeon. Super light and good...

I really like the Giro Aeon. Super light and good ventilation.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-25-18, 12:34 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,114
Posted By Munk69

I have the Pro Carbon UST. The brake track is one...

I have the Pro Carbon UST. The brake track is one of the best parts about the wheel. The braking is very strong and predicable. I would wager they brake as good as alloy in both wet and dry...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-20-18, 07:00 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,586
Posted By Munk69

+1 on the Mavic Cosmic Pro UST. I have them and I...

+1 on the Mavic Cosmic Pro UST. I have them and I like them very much
Forum: Road Cycling
06-18-18, 07:28 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 621
Posted By Munk69

Great looking Gan. I was very interested in that...

Great looking Gan. I was very interested in that bike when I was shopping earlier in the year. Ultimately wound up with a Ridley Helium. The Geometry worked better for me.

Ride the heck out of...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-13-18, 07:05 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,324
Posted By Munk69

I have the Mavic Pro UST and I would be confident...

I have the Mavic Pro UST and I would be confident with them descending. They use the Swiss Stop Yellow pads and they grip just fine some of the fast downhills in my area (granted not mountain...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-11-18, 06:44 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 860
Posted By Munk69

I have the Cosmic Pro UST and I have a similar...

I have the Cosmic Pro UST and I have a similar situation to yours. Wound up getting a pretty big puncture that the sealant did not seal all the way and wound up having to call my wife to come get me....
Forum: Road Cycling
05-08-18, 07:23 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,190
Posted By Munk69

Just bought a pair of the Mavic Pro Carbon and...

Just bought a pair of the Mavic Pro Carbon and the UST is sweet. Love the tubeless! I am about 6'2" and just under 220lbs and I am running 70 in the front and 75 in the back. As compared to 105 / 110...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-08-18, 07:14 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,220
Posted By Munk69

I was dealing with some severe hot spots and I...

I was dealing with some severe hot spots and I switched from Lake Shoes to Sidi and I started using their crappy insole and my hot spots went away instantly. For me, less is better with just enough...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-24-18, 12:11 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 7,859
Posted By Munk69

I just bought a pair of Mavic Cosmic's with the...

I just bought a pair of Mavic Cosmic's with the UST system. Hopefully will be arriving tomorrow.

Do some youtube searches on their UST system. It is really pretty cool.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-23-18, 12:29 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 6,764
Posted By Munk69

Take a look at the Ridley Helium SLX at CC. They...

Take a look at the Ridley Helium SLX at CC. They have 17's on sale at a deep discount. Has endurance qualities, but is still a race bike. I ordered the matte grey last week and I am in the process of...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-23-18, 08:35 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,907
Posted By Munk69

That is a good point. However, most of us upload...

That is a good point. However, most of us upload a route before a ride. At least that is what I did.. I have never used the create on the go feature on the 820. I will have to check it out though.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-23-18, 08:01 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,907
Posted By Munk69

Yeah, I meant the 520+. It does indeed seem that...

Yeah, I meant the 520+. It does indeed seem that the 820 has become irrelevant. Guessing soft sales on the 820 and as you said, competition on the lower platforms.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-23-18, 07:31 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,907
Posted By Munk69

Is it just me or did Garmin make the new 520...

Is it just me or did Garmin make the new 520 basically the same as the 820? Why would anyone want to pay more for the 820 if the 520 can do 95% on what the 820 can do? The only real difference is 1...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-05-18, 07:59 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,376
Posted By Munk69

I have the Cycleops Magnus and I like it a lot....

I have the Cycleops Magnus and I like it a lot. However, I have also read some negative reviews around the power plug in location as we well as the clutch knob breaking. None of these have been an...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-29-18, 09:01 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,576
Posted By Munk69

Nice ride man!!

Nice ride man!!
Forum: Road Cycling
03-15-18, 12:14 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 10,256
Posted By Munk69

If your looking at the Domane SL8, that bike...

If your looking at the Domane SL8, that bike comes with Bontrager Carbon wheels and mech dura ace.

I personally think there is a lot of value in that bike.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-15-18, 11:53 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 549
Posted By Munk69

Light & Motion 800. On sale for 65 bucks at...

Light & Motion 800. On sale for 65 bucks at CC.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-15-18, 11:50 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,208
Posted By Munk69

Pactimo

Pactimo
Forum: Road Cycling
03-15-18, 07:15 AM
Replies: 242
Views: 23,464
Posted By Munk69

I like the beep on my Garmin. For me, it is...

I like the beep on my Garmin. For me, it is useful when riding with m varia. I get a the beep and I know a car is closing in so I can move closer to the shoulder. I ride on country roads pretty much.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-08-18, 10:36 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,678
Posted By Munk69

Domane. I have a 14 (without the front shock) and...

Domane. I have a 14 (without the front shock) and it is a great bike that has given me many hassle free, comfortable miles. For me, I love that rock solid feeling when going downhill.. The bike just...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-08-18, 10:23 AM
Replies: 242
Views: 23,464
Posted By Munk69

Good luck man! I really hope they honor their...

Good luck man! I really hope they honor their policy! I suspect your right about them stalling.. Lots of people bought into their marketing hype and promises only to be disappointed by the wait and...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-08-18, 06:45 AM
Replies: 242
Views: 23,464
Posted By Munk69

For what it is worth Pesty, I just got the 820...

For what it is worth Pesty, I just got the 820 and I think it is awesome. Alot of the problems that were an issue when the 820 first came out have been fixed.

I am soo glad I cancelled my pre...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-13-18, 12:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 903
Posted By Munk69

That must've been a nightmare!!...

That must've been a nightmare!! :lol::lol::lol::lol::lol:
Forum: Road Cycling
02-13-18, 11:21 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 9,113
Posted By Munk69

Another vote for Pactimo. I have several of their...

Another vote for Pactimo. I have several of their pieces, and each one is great quality and a very reasonably priced.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-12-18, 09:47 AM
Replies: 242
Views: 23,464
Posted By Munk69

Anyone receive their unit yet? Looks like they...

Anyone receive their unit yet? Looks like they were going to start shipping last week (really). I cancelled my order a couple months ago and went with a Garmin 820. I am still curious how people like...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-29-18, 09:00 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,452
Posted By Munk69

The right pedal missing thing is normal. I have...

The right pedal missing thing is normal. I have the P1's and called Powertap when I first saw the message (last year I think). PT said that both pedals were broadcasting to my Garmin via the left...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-30-17, 12:39 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,059
Posted By Munk69

I have Power Tap P1 Pedals. Love them.. Just put...

I have Power Tap P1 Pedals. Love them.. Just put on and ride.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-19-17, 05:52 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 790
Posted By Munk69

Haha!! Good stuff! :)

Haha!! Good stuff! :)
Forum: Road Cycling
07-05-17, 10:31 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,032
Posted By Munk69

I find it interesting that this company is in...

I find it interesting that this company is in Texas... Same as the OP.


INTERESTING
Forum: Road Cycling
03-17-17, 07:52 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,583
Posted By Munk69

Think you can get a Gan Frameset at Competitive...

Think you can get a Gan Frameset at Competitive Cyclist. They will build it how you want it.

Just throwing it out there.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-13-17, 01:52 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 5,409
Posted By Munk69

PT p1 Pedals. Have them.. Love them. Easy to...

PT p1 Pedals. Have them.. Love them. Easy to mount, set up and forget about them.. If you want to switch bikes, no big deal.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-13-17, 01:41 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,949
Posted By Munk69

I have an SMP Glider.. I got it mostly for...

I have an SMP Glider.. I got it mostly for rotating the hips as I am not flexible in the hamstrings. I found out that while I am not flexible, my body does not like having the hips rotated forward. I...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-16-17, 11:40 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,734
Posted By Munk69

Curious to know if the Snap was calibrated before...

Curious to know if the Snap was calibrated before using? I have P1 pedals and my Cycleops Magnus is close.. Not right on, but close.


Also, if you Zwift, ERG control found on most smart trainers...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-06-17, 11:25 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 8,438
Posted By Munk69

Both great looking bikes. Can't wait to see it...

Both great looking bikes. Can't wait to see it all built up and a ride report :)
Forum: Road Cycling
12-13-16, 02:26 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 7,898
Posted By Munk69

I love my Mercury M5's. Had them for 2 seasons...

I love my Mercury M5's. Had them for 2 seasons and have been worry free.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-15-16, 01:12 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 7,041
Posted By Munk69

My 2014 Domane has had the right crank arm fall...

My 2014 Domane has had the right crank arm fall off while riding 3 different times. LBS tells me it is because the bearings are not quite tight enough in the bb shell. Supposed to be press fit, but...
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