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08-16-16, 05:00 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,770
Posted By adelii

Thanks. i thought it would be fun to bring er...

Thanks. i thought it would be fun to bring er back up
08-10-16, 04:24 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,770
Posted By adelii

Yea i also bought a shock with lockout on mine....

Yea i also bought a shock with lockout on mine. It changed the while bike actually. Im now honna buy a fork for it, just to remember the ol days.
08-09-16, 06:12 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,770
Posted By adelii

Had to chime in about this. As much as everybody...

Had to chime in about this. As much as everybody ragged on this bike, its 2016 and i still got this bike.

I used this bike for about 10 years before i had enough money to buy myself a beautiful...
05-13-15, 03:18 PM
Replies: 1,607
Views: 382,818
Posted By adelii

Thanks ! i have put about 75 miles on it so far....

Thanks ! i have put about 75 miles on it so far. 5 rides. I like to bike ride one day and hit the gym the next.

As far as ride. Man cant get enough. extremely happy with riding position. i dont...
05-09-15, 09:50 PM
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Views: 382,818
Posted By adelii

2015 7.7

Well went in to service my 2011 Trek 2.1 triple. came out of there with a smooth riding 2.1 and a FX 7.7. I was sick of being all bent over all the time like if i was racing. I usually hit up a 15...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-14-11, 10:51 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 648
Posted By adelii

As far as wheels... Is there a general rule?...

As far as wheels... Is there a general rule? Looks like you can get a decentvwheelset for under $400 dollars under 1500 grams.

Ultegra, or vuelta corsa.

I wish i knew how much my stock wheels...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-13-11, 09:36 PM
Forum: Road Cycling
10-13-11, 09:15 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 648
Posted By adelii

Yeah i meant good info on wheels. Research time!...

Yeah i meant good info on wheels. Research time! Suggestions?
Forum: Road Cycling
10-13-11, 08:58 PM
Forum: Road Cycling
10-13-11, 08:26 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 648
Posted By adelii

Seems like wheels is where to go. Im still...

Seems like wheels is where to go. Im still getting used to the bike. Bought it saturday and have about 140 miles so far. Butt still hurts. But its getting better. Ordered better shorts. Hopefully...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-13-11, 08:13 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 648
Posted By adelii

Wanted to upgrade crank, and brakes, figured...

Wanted to upgrade crank, and brakes, figured compact would be way to go. Wanted everything 105 or better.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-13-11, 07:59 PM
Forum: Road Cycling
10-13-11, 07:31 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 648
Posted By adelii

Got it at trek bicycles of tucson Dont think...

Got it at trek bicycles of tucson

Dont think im ready for lemmon lol
Forum: Road Cycling
10-13-11, 07:14 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 648
Posted By adelii

Yeah i figured, shifter, cassette, crank and...

Yeah i figured, shifter, cassette, crank and front derailer. Im sure i can get all those parts for under 500 going 105 or ultegra.

Then lighter wheels when i can.

Not many hills here in...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-13-11, 06:41 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 648
Posted By adelii

Yeah i really wanted the 2.3 compact but they...

Yeah i really wanted the 2.3 compact but they only had 2012 for like 1600. I got 2.1 for 850. So i figured i could make it better than 2.3 fot less than 500 bucks. But im not sure.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-13-11, 06:27 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 648
Posted By adelii

New bike purchase. Got a great deal but wanna change some things. Advice?

Purchased a trek 2.1. Got$500 bucks off regular price for 2011. Only thing i dont like that its a triple. And everything is 105 exept crank, and brakes.

My question is. Is changing crank to 105...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-05-11, 06:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 272
Posted By adelii

Yeah i guess where the extra $500 comes in huh?...

Yeah i guess where the extra $500 comes in huh? Carbon.

Anyone know the weight differance?
Forum: Road Cycling
10-05-11, 05:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 272
Posted By adelii

Long time mountain biker, getting into road. 11-madone 3.1 or 11-2.3?

Want to get into road biking and decided to get a Trek. Have good experiances with a number of Treks, like the customer service, and frankly no interest for 12 months has me sold. So im getting a...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-07-06, 04:22 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 544
Posted By adelii

Thats what i figured, i dont think ill ever be a...

Thats what i figured, i dont think ill ever be a pro, all i want is a bike that will last me a long time, for those 50 mile weekend occasianal rides. I figure a solid frame with 105 components is...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-07-06, 02:35 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 544
Posted By adelii

Lx = 105 then i beleive its the best deal for the...

Lx = 105 then i beleive its the best deal for the parts because its just basically the same stuff but a little heavier, i beleive that they are probably more durable if anything. My buddy has been...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-07-06, 01:17 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 544
Posted By adelii

105 10 speed group set for 600 dollars, crank,...

105 10 speed group set for 600 dollars, crank, brakes, shifters, cassette, chain,BB, FD, RD.

Shipping included and parts are new in box.

Good deal?
Forum: Road Cycling
07-07-06, 12:04 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 544
Posted By adelii

went to wrench science and they say my frame...

went to wrench science and they say my frame should be 51cm center to top, so that would be a size small correct?
handlebar width 46cm
overall reach 69.4
saddle height 67.25

Those flyte bikes...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-07-06, 11:13 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 544
Posted By adelii

this is a nice looking frame i wouldnt mind...

this is a nice looking frame i wouldnt mind having though its a little over my budget
...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-07-06, 11:11 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 544
Posted By adelii

Well im currently at 195 from 267 lbs about 1...

Well im currently at 195 from 267 lbs about 1 year and a half ago, I have a goal of getting to 175, 180, but im currently on a creatine, protein weight training program for a month or so more than i...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-07-06, 10:14 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 544
Posted By adelii

I think i know myself to much, i will have to get...

I think i know myself to much, i will have to get at least 105 stuff, because i owned a entry level mountain bike and it didnt last me 6 months before i wanted better stuff. I guess im going to have...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-06-06, 06:30 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 544
Posted By adelii

Im pretty sure that i will enjoy road biking, I...

Im pretty sure that i will enjoy road biking, I have a lot of friends that ride and i get left out all the road bike trips they take, they own mountain bikes too. I went a couple of times with my...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-06-06, 06:08 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 544
Posted By adelii

I saw the new trek 1000, looks very nice and felt...

I saw the new trek 1000, looks very nice and felt great, the 1500 was about 500 dollars more, thats alot to think about really.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-06-06, 06:03 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 544
Posted By adelii

Can anyone explain the superiority of the 105 to...

Can anyone explain the superiority of the 105 to say the sora, tiagra combo? I just dont want to do the same thing i did with my mountain bike. World of change in comparing my two mountain bikes.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-06-06, 05:47 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 544
Posted By adelii

Looking for Road Bike need Advice

I have been Mountain biking for a couple of years now and ended up builing my own Mountain bike after buying an entry level bike. Dont wanna make the same mistake so i need to know what should i look...
01-25-06, 11:39 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 507
Posted By adelii

Ok thanks guys for the help, ill have a look at...

Ok thanks guys for the help, ill have a look at the dr, i did clean some twigs and stuff last night while changing the tire, maybe i have fixed the problem already, ill have to take it on another...
01-25-06, 07:29 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 507
Posted By adelii

I dont think i have hit it on anything, but who...

I dont think i have hit it on anything, but who know if a rock hit it or something. It does make noise though from the hanger, i noticed yesterday while i was changing the rear tire tube.
01-25-06, 07:06 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 507
Posted By adelii

Lx Drivetrain changing gears by itself? Help!

On my Jamis XLT 1.0 I have noticed that every now and then the bike starts changing gears by itself, Its usually while im goin uphill, but it does do it occasionally while going on the street on flat...
09-26-05, 09:56 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 496
Posted By adelii

Avid bb7 disk brake making a lot of noise

Anyone have this problem? My front doesnt make any noise but the rear squeeks all the time, i adjust it all the time but it never goes away, if the squeek does go away the brakes dont work at all,...
09-21-05, 02:12 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,328
Posted By adelii

with your weight you can get a lot of bikes and...

with your weight you can get a lot of bikes and do what you want, The new k2 frame would be fine, also the jamis too. dont get the cracked frame.
09-21-05, 02:06 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,328
Posted By adelii

you better have some fancy tools my man, bottom...

you better have some fancy tools my man, bottom bracket, headset, and fork are not exactly something you should do if your not familiar with and dont have the right tools.
You shouldnt worry about...
09-21-05, 01:51 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,328
Posted By adelii

how big are you? they are selling a jamis on ebay...

how big are you? they are selling a jamis on ebay right now. My bike can definatly take 5 foot jumps easy. I weigh 225
09-21-05, 01:07 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,328
Posted By adelii

your gonna pay 300 dollars for a frame with a...

your gonna pay 300 dollars for a frame with a crack in it? you have to rethink what you are considering! I bought a jamis dakar xlt 1.0 frame for 320 new. It came with an spv rear shock by manitou....
09-07-05, 09:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 329
Posted By adelii

I would get a bike in the 1,000 dollar range....

I would get a bike in the 1,000 dollar range. spend 200 on stuff you need on the bike, comp, bags, hydration equip, lizard skins, helmet. shoes, pedals.
08-31-05, 02:10 PM
Replies: 3,715
Views: 315,054
Posted By adelii

I wash my bikes after every trail ride to get all...

I wash my bikes after every trail ride to get all the junk of them, and see all the new scratches.

The Trek Y26 is frowned upon on this forum, yet nobody ownes one. To this day i have not have...
08-31-05, 07:16 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 615
Posted By adelii

I ordered a shimano bb tool, sunday.As soon as i...

I ordered a shimano bb tool, sunday.As soon as i receive it ill give it a check.
08-29-05, 11:36 AM
Replies: 3,715
Views: 315,054
Posted By adelii

Yes i did, and it was the best thing i could have...

Yes i did, and it was the best thing i could have done. I can actually pedal up a hill now. Why whats the problem?
08-29-05, 11:22 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 615
Posted By adelii

thanks for that help, i got a feeling it is a...

thanks for that help, i got a feeling it is a cracked race, it could not have broken on one ride could it have? Its definatley a lx bb, this bike was a custom build. I guess im gonna have to take it...
08-28-05, 04:06 PM
Replies: 3,715
Views: 315,054
Posted By adelii

check them out, the beater and the real miountain...

check them out, the beater and the real miountain bike!
08-28-05, 04:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 615
Posted By adelii

heres the bikes

heres the bikes
08-28-05, 03:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 615
Posted By adelii

how do bb break? i got a feeling mines broken.

how do bb break? i got a feeling mines broken.
08-28-05, 07:12 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 615
Posted By adelii

My new bike makes a weird noise help!

So i went on my weekly trail ride yesterday, and my new bike seemed fine until the last 2 miles it started to make like a clicking noise evrytime that i would pedal. It got louder th closer i got...
08-22-05, 12:09 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,010
Posted By adelii

its true, I bought a new more cushioned saddle...

its true, I bought a new more cushioned saddle and my butt hurt the same, i ended up using the seat it came with. You get used to it, just get some lycra, and if you feel ashamed wear shorts over it....
08-22-05, 07:58 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 346
Posted By adelii

Finally got out on my new 04 Jamis XLT 1.0

So i finally got to get out on my custom, jamis xlt. Man you guys are not kidding about high end stuff for mountain bikes. I am comparing to my 05 Trek Y26. The feel of my new bike is just flawless....
08-15-05, 12:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 3,918
Posted By adelii

any one familiar with Manitou Swinger Air SPV 3-Way rear shock

I want to set up this rear shock for my new bike and want to make sure i do it right. There is apparently 3 ways to adjust this thing:Air, SPV Platform Pressure, and Rebound. The problem is i dont...
08-15-05, 07:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,922
Posted By adelii

I dont know, how much is a tool kit in which i...

I dont know, how much is a tool kit in which i can do everything?
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