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01-08-08, 01:31 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,409
Posted By cs124

6 grand will also get you a custom steel Baum,...

6 grand will also get you a custom steel Baum, which if nothing else, will have nicer welds and a prettier painjob than the Kennedy.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-06-07, 05:45 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 4,579
Posted By cs124

http://www.kalavinka-bikes.com/index_j.htm

http://www.kalavinka-bikes.com/index_j.htm
Forum: Road Cycling
04-26-07, 06:08 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,163
Posted By cs124

Yeah. For some reason I reckon BMCs look great in...

Yeah. For some reason I reckon BMCs look great in spite of the seat cluster.

This one is particularly hot...all business. It says to me "step aside please...or I'll f*&^ing go straight through...
10-23-06, 07:16 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 6,969
Posted By cs124

Pro

Pro
Forum: Road Cycling
08-16-06, 07:49 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 817
Posted By cs124

buy it, ride it, love it. i had one...

buy it, ride it, love it.

i had one once...it was absolutely in the sweet spot as far as fit, ride and handling goes...R.I.P.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-05-06, 07:05 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,113
Posted By cs124

KG481 SL is close enough to your target weight...

KG481 SL is close enough to your target weight and is an excellent ride.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-04-06, 03:16 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,877
Posted By cs124

bravo! enjoy.

bravo! enjoy.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-02-06, 07:03 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,993
Posted By cs124

Hey Corsaire, that is sweet. Can't wait to see...

Hey Corsaire, that is sweet. Can't wait to see the build and read the ride report.

Oh yeah, white saddle and tape...p!mpin' like DiLuca!
Forum: Road Cycling
08-02-06, 07:00 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,993
Posted By cs124

Neither...

I looked at both and eventually decided on the XL Carbon (predecessor to the 928 monocoque). It rides great but I only weigh 135ish. My previous ride was a Cervelo Prodigy and the XL Boron is very...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-27-06, 06:46 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 703
Posted By cs124

nice machines...designed in australia, frames...

nice machines...designed in australia, frames produced in taiwan...there's a tie-up with modolo somewhere along the line, as well as with Peter Teschner (who knows a thing or two about race bikes)....
Forum: Road Cycling
07-27-06, 01:39 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 586
Posted By cs124

2 ariones, ~10k km, no problem with frayed...

2 ariones, ~10k km, no problem with frayed knicks.

embroidered san marco, several sets worn through the inner thighs.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-26-06, 07:27 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,901
Posted By cs124

Bora Bora... wheels, holiday or just because it...

Bora Bora... wheels, holiday or just because it sounds cool
07-22-06, 06:12 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 478
Posted By cs124

why? just buy 3...you'll go through 2 rears in...

why? just buy 3...you'll go through 2 rears in the time that it takes to wear out a front tyre
07-07-06, 05:29 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 658
Posted By cs124

good call. i especially liked di luca's white...

good call. i especially liked di luca's white protour version.
07-05-06, 06:32 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 658
Posted By cs124

Thor's Look 595...check the extended seat tube.

Thor's Look 595...check the extended seat tube.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-22-06, 06:04 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,696
Posted By cs124

Railroad tracks & potholes all the time. A...

Railroad tracks & potholes all the time. A downed bike once in a race...the rider thanked me afterwards, for not crashing into his new frame!

Also the sideways hop to get on and off tram tracks...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-16-06, 06:16 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,552
Posted By cs124

Ever heard of Leader? ...Ibex? Cytek is basically...

Ever heard of Leader? ...Ibex? Cytek is basically the same thing.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-16-06, 06:00 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 439
Posted By cs124

"flandria" sounds the coolest...and for that...

"flandria" sounds the coolest...and for that reason alone it's the bike you should get
Forum: Road Cycling
06-13-06, 06:37 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 629
Posted By cs124

Yeah, that's why I generally head north these...

Yeah, that's why I generally head north these days... Kinglake, Wildwood, Warrandyte, Gisbourne...hilly but fairly quiet.

Take it easy.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-10-06, 08:22 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 559
Posted By cs124

531 did you ever find out any more about it?

531 did you ever find out any more about it?
Forum: Road Cycling
06-09-06, 07:07 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,083
Posted By cs124

i like the feel too but found that it cramped up...

i like the feel too but found that it cramped up the drops too much (deda 215 classic italians)... should be ok on deeper drop bars tough...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-08-06, 06:22 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 629
Posted By cs124

Welcome aboard. FWIW, it might be prudent to...

Welcome aboard. FWIW, it might be prudent to stay at the back and just get a feel for how the group is working before you try to join in. Some of us are wary of strangers...



Yeah, but with...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-27-06, 07:31 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 716
Posted By cs124

and you talked yourself into believing there is...

and you talked yourself into believing there is no difference?

what is this?... the validate my frugality forum?
04-07-06, 05:47 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,569
Posted By cs124

ed & Wilchemy...must be a melbourne thing...i've...

ed & Wilchemy...must be a melbourne thing...i've done those exact things myself on the odd occasion, although for me it was Buffalo and Kinglake.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-06-06, 07:12 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 305
Posted By cs124

a classic like a modonico deserves 53-39/11-23...

a classic like a modonico deserves 53-39/11-23 and shiny alloy cranks...NO TRIPLE FOR YOU! :p
03-19-06, 03:39 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 525
Posted By cs124

Went out training this morning with the guys from...

Went out training this morning with the guys from the LBS...and a few international guests. We were lucky enough to host the mens road teams from Belize and Cameroon for a lumpy 80km around Eltham. ...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-17-06, 06:06 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 811
Posted By cs124

at 6.30 one Saturday morning my buddy and I saw a...

at 6.30 one Saturday morning my buddy and I saw a U-Drive furniture removal truck try to drive under a low bridge...the result was hilarious for us, not so good for the bridge, quite bad for the...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-08-06, 04:59 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 9,923
Posted By cs124

gotta agree with the tassie tiger here, the...

gotta agree with the tassie tiger here, the lemond Spine(TM) is the only one of these dual material designs that makes sense to me too, for much the same reasons, as well as durability...i'd like to...
02-24-06, 06:56 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 621
Posted By cs124

???

???
02-20-06, 06:07 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 621
Posted By cs124

out on a limb...i say COOKIE!!!!!!!

out on a limb...i say COOKIE!!!!!!!
02-08-06, 01:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 874
Posted By cs124

:eek: the story this guy was telling was...

:eek:

the story this guy was telling was that any time he got into a good break he'd be literally ridden off the road by these belgian dudes because they didn't want to share "their" prize money...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-08-06, 05:17 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 16,510
Posted By cs124

Listen to DannoXYZ...the dude said everything I...

Listen to DannoXYZ...the dude said everything I was going to, only smarter like.
02-08-06, 04:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 874
Posted By cs124

Tell me about the Belgian Mafia

i've heard old roadies talk about the "belgian mafia" when describing riders in some of the races they did in europe...

some of you guys have raced in belgium right? what's it all about?
Forum: Road Cycling
02-07-06, 03:37 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,084
Posted By cs124

...intruders on what is usually a fairly...

...intruders on what is usually a fairly organised bunch ride...a couple of boneheaded moves...chain reaction...8 went down cresting a small rise at ~36km/h...

result...busted frame, scratched up...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-07-06, 05:58 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 832
Posted By cs124

The action pictures are nice and I like their...

The action pictures are nice and I like their attitude...a bit like a grown up version of the old Road Bike Action...but there are two things that have put me off Road for ever.

1. The editing is...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-07-06, 05:36 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,084
Posted By cs124

Super Prodigy RIP...

Super Prodigy RIP...
02-04-06, 07:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 262
Posted By cs124

Hard to tell from that pic but he used to wear...

Hard to tell from that pic but he used to wear Briko Stingers a lot.

edit... just clicked it, they're not Stingers, they are another model whose name eludes me right now...it'll come to...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-29-06, 05:05 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,290
Posted By cs124

that's funny, I reckon the really big bikes...

that's funny, I reckon the really big bikes (>60cm) are the ones that look kinda funky...sort of like they are going to fold in half when a rider that tall gets on it. :eek:
01-08-06, 06:35 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 428
Posted By cs124

Roubaix? not this year...Ghent-Wevelgem, GP E3 or...

Roubaix? not this year...Ghent-Wevelgem, GP E3 or Brabantse Pijl maybe. He looked bloody awful at the Sun Tour a few months ago, almost as fat & slow as me. Anyone see how he was going at the Bay...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-06-05, 04:13 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 497
Posted By cs124

I've got a set of the Ritchey WCS wheels and I...

I've got a set of the Ritchey WCS wheels and I like 'em...BUT...only after the rear was rebuilt with a new (Ritchey supplied under warranty) hub and both were retensioned and trued by the ace...
11-04-05, 06:43 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 466
Posted By cs124

Di Luca. Up near the front the whole season,...

Di Luca.

Up near the front the whole season, 2 classics, and don't forget, he was a credible threat in the Giro and with a stronger team could have been on the podium...and those white shorts are...
10-25-05, 07:09 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,059
Posted By cs124

and he is. gutsy effort by the attackers...

and he is.

gutsy effort by the attackers don't you think? having a go at a 168cm, 57kg bike racer... next time try it on a rugby player, ya big p00ftahs!
Forum: Road Cycling
09-24-05, 12:44 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 4,934
Posted By cs124

Old skool, well...2003 anyway

Old skool, well...2003 anyway
09-23-05, 07:38 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,511
Posted By cs124

I'd love to see it end in a small last lap...

I'd love to see it end in a small last lap breakaway with Cookie taking it by a wheel from Bettini.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-17-05, 06:49 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 8,140
Posted By cs124

That is bloody beautiful. My Cervelo Prodigy...

That is bloody beautiful. My Cervelo Prodigy rides really nicely, but I'd swap it in a heartbeat for one of these. Good choice.
08-07-05, 05:22 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 702
Posted By cs124

the lemond spine bikes look like really nice race...

the lemond spine bikes look like really nice race machines, enjoy
07-30-05, 04:36 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 675
Posted By cs124

When and where will you be racing, so I can make...

When and where will you be racing, so I can make sure I'm NOT there.

Having ridden Softride road and mountain bikes before I can tell you that they are pretty good in some situations but from...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-24-05, 06:46 AM
Replies: 26,585
Views: 16,385,542
Posted By cs124

Cervelo Prodigy, DA9, Ritchey WCS wheels, Arione...

Cervelo Prodigy, DA9, Ritchey WCS wheels, Arione saddle.

Fun.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-16-05, 12:17 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,550
Posted By cs124

Yeah, there's some obvious differences in...

Yeah, there's some obvious differences in dimensions and weight but the real story is comfort.

Being slightly narrower at the rear, I found that the Rolls Due didn't support my sit bones...
07-09-05, 06:34 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 743
Posted By cs124

For the Tour light weight and performance is...

For the Tour light weight and performance is where it's at. Al and CF deliver this in spades. Durability, ride comfort etc, which are allegedly less important to the teams racing in the biggest...
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