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Forum: Road Cycling
10-12-21, 03:10 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 857
Posted By znomit

Nope, not with that derailleur.

Nope, not with that derailleur.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-04-21, 08:53 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,128
Posted By Rodrigo Kenobi

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AcmrTxxBvU4 ...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AcmrTxxBvU4

Around 50g lighter per tire, and apparently it's easier to mount. Cool.
10-04-21, 05:45 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 465
Posted By GhostRider62

i read all the fat adapted stuff and was lchf for...

i read all the fat adapted stuff and was lchf for about 2 years.

it is not easy to adhere to

i felt great on it. my endurance was off the chart. think everready bunny

i think the mistake...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-03-21, 07:22 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 16,275
Posted By cyclezen

so, reviving... for what may be an interesting...

so, reviving... for what may be an interesting adjustment idea for me.
I know this has been goin on for some years, especially in the junior ranks... but not riding much, I haven't really been...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-27-21, 05:30 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 831
Posted By 79pmooney

There are several variables to be aware of: 1)...

There are several variables to be aware of: 1) Not all wet roads are equally slippery. Oil, mud, leaves and other things can make a huge difference. (Oil isn't always to be seen. After a lot of...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-10-21, 05:53 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,038
Posted By Sy Reene

Not sure when Pearl Izumi made the leap to...

Not sure when Pearl Izumi made the leap to premium tier pricing.. Last bib I bought of theirs was the PRO version about 3 yrs ago, was $75 albeit on sale. Today it seems selling everywhere at over...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-07-21, 04:58 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,038
Posted By Mojo31

I have 4 pairs of PI shorts, a bib knicker,and...

I have 4 pairs of PI shorts, a bib knicker,and pair of tights. Wife has similar. No sagging at all after about 18 months of frequent year round use. They get hung to dry - no drier. Washed in cold...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-01-21, 11:37 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 4,899
Posted By Sy Reene

Not sure Merlin is the best place to compare, but...

Not sure Merlin is the best place to compare, but it's available. An Ultegra mech groupset only sells for about $240 more than 105. While a Di2 Ultegra groupset is priced at $1,400 more than 105...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-01-21, 08:55 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 4,899
Posted By genejockey

I remember my Brother In Law, who got his...

I remember my Brother In Law, who got his parents' old Dodge Dart, and loved the car, drove it for years, saying, "How come Detroit doesn't make that car anymore? If they did, I'd buy one!" Like...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-01-21, 08:13 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 4,899
Posted By Racing Dan

True. If there is no mechanical Ultegra, Ultegra...

True. If there is no mechanical Ultegra, Ultegra will be priced out of reach for most. Contrary, in mtb, anything between and including XTR and Deore is, as of today, available in 12s, mechanical....
Forum: Road Cycling
09-01-21, 07:33 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 4,899
Posted By Sy Reene

The issue, if there is one, is not so much the...

The issue, if there is one, is not so much the notion that there is no longer mechanical shifting, but that there's no option to not pay the ~$1K that is seen as the typical add-on for Di2. If Di2...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-31-21, 01:46 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 4,899
Posted By Zaskar

Biggest news I saw: Ultegra and Dura-Ace are Di2...

Biggest news I saw: Ultegra and Dura-Ace are Di2 only. No more mechanical at those levels.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-15-21, 11:16 AM
Replies: 1,686
Views: 249,191
Posted By dscohen

Custom Reynolds AR58/62 decals

Apologies for non-drive side, but I only replaced the wheel decals on that side and am conflicted. The drive side is still all black. Trying to figure out which way to proceed....
Forum: Road Cycling
06-21-21, 07:10 PM
Replies: 1,686
Views: 249,191
Posted By mackgoo

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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04-05-21, 06:59 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 5,507
Posted By Koyote

Put it in a ziplock bag - or, if you are a dandy...

Put it in a ziplock bag - or, if you are a dandy boy, a ride wallet. Then carry it in a jersey pocket.

Or leave it at home and ride the way we all did until recently.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-27-21, 11:09 AM
Replies: 1,686
Views: 249,191
Posted By botty kayer

:) Thanks guys. Kimmo I think running 8...

:) Thanks guys.

Kimmo I think running 8 speed on a 9/10/11 speed freehub with extra spacers can be done easy enough, but think you'd run into problems fitting a 10 speed on an 8 speed freehub as...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-26-21, 01:14 PM
Replies: 1,686
Views: 249,191
Posted By botty kayer

Perhaps a bit C&V-ey for some, but they both run...

Perhaps a bit C&V-ey for some, but they both run 20 speed Campag so are not as old as they may look. New tyres on the Merckx and tried the Nikor with some deep rimmed old style Shamals, and in my...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-17-21, 07:25 PM
Replies: 1,686
Views: 249,191
Posted By pbd

For your consideration. 2020 S-Works Roubaix. ...

For your consideration. 2020 S-Works Roubaix.

The wheels are not as hot as they could be, I know. And maybe I should've waited until a sunnier day, but no pictures ever do full justice for the...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-08-21, 10:44 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 12,727
Posted By rsbob

Conti GP5000 TLs. Comfy, fast, excellent grip,...

Conti GP5000 TLs. Comfy, fast, excellent grip, even on wet. A bit of a challenge to seat, but once I used a compressor, no problem. Had one sidewall puncture in 2000 miles but otherwise bullet...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-11-21, 09:52 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 16,275
Posted By cubewheels

I first saw your post in google search while...

I first saw your post in google search while trying to learn how to setup the brake hoods and glad I did!:thumb:

The video in your OP is misleading towards the end though. The presenter notes the...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-11-21, 09:25 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 16,275
Posted By Zaskar

I'm envisioning a young product developer at...

I'm envisioning a young product developer at Shimano running down the hall to his boss's office:

"I'VE GOT IT! I'VE GOT THE NEW PRODUCT IDEA FOR 2021... (catches breath)... "brake... brake...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-11-21, 04:44 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 16,275
Posted By cubewheels

I just tried it to the extreme degree, hoods...

I just tried it to the extreme degree, hoods tilted inward 45 degrees if viewed from front and among other changes to the bike fit to compensate, it just handed me the most aero position I could ever...
01-06-21, 06:10 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 10,021
Posted By Toadmeister

Says you. You sound awfully judgmental and in no...

Says you. You sound awfully judgmental and in no way did you help contribute to the OPs question.

Keto or other diets are a means to an end, some people need to go there just like some people need...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-31-20, 07:35 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,150
Posted By Dancing Skeleton

I've used L/R balance as an aid during recovery...

I've used L/R balance as an aid during recovery from a bad injury.
I also use it to detect when I'm beginning to fatigue, my balance shifts when I'm overtraining.
I'm typically 51/49, 50/50 or...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-31-20, 02:52 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,986
Posted By TiHabanero

Tifosi. I picked up a pair of Tifosi sunglasses...

Tifosi. I picked up a pair of Tifosi sunglasses 10 years ago and have been using them since. Bought a second pair two years ago so I could have a pair for brazing. I did not want they typical ugly...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-30-20, 11:38 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,150
Posted By MinnMan

Many people shell out for 2 sided pedal PMs ...

Many people shell out for 2 sided pedal PMs because they are convinced that they are very imbalanced (because one leg really *feels* stronger) and that one-sided would not be accurate for them. ...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-30-20, 08:33 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,150
Posted By merlinextraligh

For me, just tooling around, there may be a...

For me, just tooling around, there may be a couple of percent difference left to right. Working hard, the difference is typically a tenth of a percent, way below the margin of error of the power...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-30-20, 08:26 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,150
Posted By colnago62

For most people, Left and right data is a...

For most people, Left and right data is a solution looking for an issue.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-29-20, 08:05 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,986
Posted By mstateglfr

Start with Tifosi. They are relatively...

Start with Tifosi. They are relatively inexpensive, well made/reliable for beyond the price, durable, and have a wide range of designs.
I have a pair that are fototec, so the lenses adjust based on...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-25-20, 02:45 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,155
Posted By datlas

Save your money. Remember to stand up for 15-30s...

Save your money. Remember to stand up for 15-30s every 10 minutes while on Zwift. Do it BEFORE you notice the discomfort.

Try it before you start down the rabbit hole of comfortable saddles.
12-19-20, 10:46 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,323
Posted By rsbob

My wife and I walk 21 miles a week, every week,...

My wife and I walk 21 miles a week, every week, walking our dog. For the year just about 1000 miles. Amazing how it adds up. Pre-COVID was an avid hiker and would do 8 mile 3000’ climbs every weekend...
12-19-20, 10:36 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,323
Posted By kaos joe

Lighten up. I've taken all day to walk 4 miles. I...

Lighten up. I've taken all day to walk 4 miles. I blame the neighborhood. Total lack of infrastructure maintenance.
...
12-07-20, 10:42 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 458
Posted By mgopack42

new trainer set up; through axle question

I just got a KICKR Core, and a KICKR Climb for my wife and I to use. I am pretty new to disc brake bikes and through axels, and can get wheels (and axels) on (in?) and tightened pretty easily when...
12-01-20, 09:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 793
Posted By Ed Wiser

We will see how all this indoor riding will shake...

We will see how all this indoor riding will shake out after the Covid Crisis is over. I see a lot of people going back to gyms for the social aspect. Most of Zwift and other cycling app’s users are...
11-24-20, 07:02 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 11,008
Posted By Atlas Shrugged

Reclaimed storage room in the basement. Google...

Reclaimed storage room in the basement. Google home voice controls music, fans and lighting. TV connected to Apple TV or laptop. Got a bit carried away with the motivation posters but I blame it on a...
11-21-20, 11:19 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 7,880
Posted By genejockey

Yes, and there were no claims in it that they've...

Yes, and there were no claims in it that they've 'evolved an immunity to beestings'. Beekeepers often DEVELOP (not evolve) tolerance to beestings, by being stung multiple times, and I'd note that the...
11-21-20, 09:05 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 7,880
Posted By genejockey

Citation required. That's not how actual immunity...

Citation required. That's not how actual immunity generally works.

Or evolution, now you mention it.
11-17-20, 05:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,295
Posted By Darth Lefty

If I were, I would absolutely pay to get a...

If I were, I would absolutely pay to get a "smart" trainer and play Zwift, because not doing that is boring as f.

Might be doing it pretty soon here given commuting is at a standstill and doing...
11-14-20, 12:22 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,414
Posted By reverborama

Bump I wear a US 14. Size 14 Adidas running...

Bump

I wear a US 14. Size 14 Adidas running shoes fit me perfectly. In Keen shoes (not the bike sandals) I wear a 15. I need a little extra width in the toe box, particularly on my left foot. I...
11-12-20, 07:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,645
Posted By impolexg

I also suffer with signal interference on my...

I also suffer with signal interference on my kickr.

First step was to disable the smart-tv's wifi.

Second was to get an 8' usb cable and a ble dongle, situate the dongle right at the machine.
...
11-09-20, 07:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,118
Posted By Moisture

If its a decent quality paint finish, it will...

If its a decent quality paint finish, it will last longer than the person riding the bike, even when subjected to adverse conditions
.
10-30-20, 08:38 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 7,393
Posted By Iride01

PoorInRichfield At 24 bucks, that hardly seems a...

PoorInRichfield At 24 bucks, that hardly seems a deal. Especially when a USB 3 amp power supply can be had for less than 8 bucks and much less for cheapo's. You'll also be limited to the short...
10-29-20, 08:28 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 7,393
Posted By Mojo31

We have these in our kitchen that we use to...

We have these in our kitchen that we use to charge bike computers, lights, phones, and other things: ...
10-29-20, 11:05 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 7,393
Posted By August West

I think it is every time you use it but I haven't...

I think it is every time you use it but I haven't really tested it. Once I got things back to working I've left it alone. If I need to do anything I always use the smart phone version. The only...
10-29-20, 10:44 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 7,393
Posted By August West

There is a bug with the new version. Long story...

There is a bug with the new version. Long story short, I would use the old v3.x version until Shimano fixes the v4.x version. The install of 4.0.2 leaves the old version alone so you should still...
10-29-20, 06:21 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 5,447
Posted By walnutz

I have nothing to add except that I love your...

I have nothing to add except that I love your bike.
10-29-20, 06:02 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 5,447
Posted By MattTheHat

I only carry a cell phone. No tube, no inflator,...

I only carry a cell phone. No tube, no inflator, no pump, no patch kit, no plug kit and no tire levers. I’m sure I’ll eventually need to make the call of shame, but so far so good in over 17,000...
10-28-20, 09:05 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,554
Posted By NoWhammies

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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Forum: Road Cycling
10-28-20, 06:46 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,353
Posted By Mojo31

I have a Domane SL5 with 32s, and really like...

I have a Domane SL5 with 32s, and really like them. On the other hand, I didn’t like the 32s on my Sirrus 4.0, and went down to 28s which I find much more responsive and faster on that bike. My wife...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-28-20, 06:37 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,353
Posted By jaxgtr

My Domane came with 32's and I absolutely love...

My Domane came with 32's and I absolutely love them, buttery smooth. I went with the Bontrager R3 TLR's.
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