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06-24-21, 12:57 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,251
Posted By superdex

to answer directly, 3-4mph? Below that, you'll be...

to answer directly, 3-4mph? Below that, you'll be walking. And it'll be a 22% grade. In other words, the 52/36 and 11-32 is plenty. You could go with a 50/34 up front if you want a little lower, or...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-24-21, 04:24 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 530
Posted By Machka

June's 50K ...

June's 50K

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/455x344/june2021_50k_bc09a83a5f3eababd3f22737e1086bef2d58b069.jpg
06-23-21, 04:24 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,251
Posted By mschwett

gearing vs power vs grade...

i ride ebikes for reasons too long to get into here, but i supply the vast majority of the power myself, like 90-95% over a 70 mile ride, only turning the motor on for hills. my current bike is 1x11,...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-22-21, 11:35 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,150
Posted By dmanthree

When forced to choose between Strava and reality,...

When forced to choose between Strava and reality, you should always choose Strava.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-21-21, 09:56 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,150
Posted By big john

You're a deviant who deviated.

You're a deviant who deviated.
06-19-21, 11:17 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 3,592
Posted By cyccommute

I have a purple one. PM me and it’s yours.

I have a purple one. PM me and it’s yours.
06-18-21, 03:02 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,608
Posted By fredlord

Not sure how useful that would be in an emergency...

Not sure how useful that would be in an emergency unless you have it in your mouth. :)
06-18-21, 02:37 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 435
Posted By VicBC_Biker

Tour de France Ad- I see myself in this one!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iWFEtuVqOag
06-17-21, 11:46 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 3,592
Posted By genejockey

I used to carry one 25 years ago. I needed it...

I used to carry one 25 years ago. I needed it one time. I mean, REALLY needed it! Rear derailleur cable broke, leaving me in the 12 tooth cog. This was before cell phones were something you...
06-17-21, 10:29 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,731
Posted By seypat

Hi Viz in various colors when I'm...

Hi Viz in various colors when I'm cycling/running. Black cycling shoes, but Hi Viz running shoes in various colors.
06-17-21, 08:55 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,731
Posted By drlogik

Hi viz on road. The first time I drove up behind...

Hi viz on road. The first time I drove up behind a rider wearing them they looked like two bright yellow lights going up and down. Coupled with his bright red blinker and hi viz jersey and rear view...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-16-21, 09:05 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 707
Posted By hubcyclist

sub 5hr solo century: power/speed

So, I did a solo century on Sunday, my goal was to get under 5hrs, and I managed! 4:56 and to say the stars were aligned would be an understatement! Had a nice day, no stopping at all, no lights.
...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-15-21, 05:45 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 4,438
Posted By Greatestalltime

That is a sentiment, but almost all of us are...

That is a sentiment, but almost all of us are also motorists. So we can see it from both sides where most drivers only see their side.

I think the driver hate goes far deeper and is nearly a...
06-14-21, 09:19 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,064
Posted By terrymorse

Thats good to know, thanks. The Kuat site...

Thats good to know, thanks.

The Kuat site has this on the home page:



And the 1up site:
Forum: Road Cycling
06-14-21, 02:34 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 4,438
Posted By Seattle Forrest

Don't hold back, tell us how you really feel.

Don't hold back, tell us how you really feel.
06-13-21, 02:52 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,840
Posted By shelbyfv

Buy a decent derailleur and it will come with the...

Buy a decent derailleur and it will come with the correct size pulleys. You may have more significant issues to ponder.;)
06-13-21, 02:33 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,840
Posted By Koyote

Round. And yes, size does matter, but that’s...

Round.

And yes, size does matter, but that’s a separate issue.
06-12-21, 04:15 PM
Replies: 3,019
Views: 750,071
Posted By terrymorse

Please pardon me for butting in, but this...

Please pardon me for butting in, but this handlebar setup looks like a common attempt to fix a fit problem by rotating the bars upwards.

You might want to consider a professional bike fit. They...
06-12-21, 10:44 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 6,511
Posted By JohnJ80

the radar implementation, warning and display is...

the radar implementation, warning and display is better than Garmin. they make use of the high res display and when there is no threat there is no display. The display is more prominent, muting is...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-11-21, 11:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 690
Posted By mstateglfr

https://www.elasticinterface.com/cycling-pad/road/...

https://www.elasticinterface.com/cycling-pad/road/
https://www.elasticinterface.com/foams/


This is a well known company- read up.
There isn't a single 'good' density because it varies, as it...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-11-21, 08:10 PM
Replies: 9,813
Views: 183,341
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

Ooh, my new phone has a button that grabs the...

Ooh, my new phone has a button that grabs the whole damn page when you do a screenshot.

Enjoy:
...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-09-21, 11:32 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 823
Posted By PeteHski

I’m at the opposite end of the sensitivity...

I’m at the opposite end of the sensitivity spectrum. I can put my saddle anywhere within a 20 mm sphere and hardly notice any difference. Maybe that’s a good thing, I don’t really know. I do like my...
06-09-21, 10:41 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 5,039
Posted By OldCruiser

yearly goal : “ to ride as many days I can “ ...

yearly goal : “ to ride as many days I can “
June Goal 125
6-01 10.8
6-02 4.3
6-03 5.1
6-04 6.6
6-05 6.8
6-06 6.1
6-07 6.0
6-08 5.6
06-08-21, 11:35 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,790
Posted By PeteHski

That plan worked out pretty well for F1 motor...

That plan worked out pretty well for F1 motor sport and now pro cycling
06-08-21, 08:24 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,790
Posted By Cpn_Dunsel

Steel is real .... ... heavy.

Steel is real ....

... heavy.
06-07-21, 07:56 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 265
Posted By Jacob_R_59

New Northwest Member

Hello, I’m new to the forum but not the Northwest. I live in Renton, Washington and I moved here in 1992, after living in Chicago for 10 years where my sons were born.

It’s hard to believe that...
06-07-21, 11:56 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,790
Posted By Maelochs

Not to judge (much) but after the first impact, I...

Not to judge (much) but after the first impact, I would make darn sure I was never in the impact zone. I did daily commuting and utility riding for a decade-and-a-half in what was, at the time, the...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-07-21, 10:22 AM
Replies: 229
Views: 10,205
Posted By Iride01

How did you do the first time you got on a...

How did you do the first time you got on a bicycle? You didn't give up on that when you fell or ran into something did you?
06-07-21, 08:03 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,790
Posted By Cpn_Dunsel

Carbon fiber is a superior material for bicycles....

Carbon fiber is a superior material for bicycles.


Period.
06-07-21, 07:09 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,790
Posted By Phil_gretz

Quoting: "My usual route is the bike...

Quoting:

"My usual route is the bike path..."

and

"...while laid out on my aerobars."

What the heck? Why in the world would you be riding aero bars on a multi use path? Are you time...
06-06-21, 07:37 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 5,963
Posted By AdkMtnMonster

Assos or stay home.

Assos or stay home.
06-04-21, 11:03 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 6,101
Posted By growlerdinky

*whispers* you had me at creepy and...

*whispers*

you had me at creepy and intrusive



*EDIT: whispering. its creepy.
06-04-21, 05:18 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 8,465
Posted By 257 roberts

" out there and winging it" is good !!

" out there and winging it" is good !!
06-02-21, 08:44 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 5,039
Posted By taco2ewsday

June goal 500 Miles 06/01/21 - 11.55 06/02/21...

June goal 500 Miles
06/01/21 - 11.55
06/02/21 - 15.43
06/03/21 - 11.49
06/04/21 - 9.80
06/05/21 - 40.98
06/06/21 - 10.71
06/07/21 - 12.08
06/08/21 - 8.63
06/09/21 - 12.28
06-02-21, 04:48 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 5,039
Posted By good4u

June Goal: 200 miles 6/1 - 15.7 6/2 - 28.9...

June Goal: 200 miles

6/1 - 15.7
6/2 - 28.9

MTD - 44.6
06-02-21, 08:45 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 5,039
Posted By stevel610

June Goal 300 miles (start 375 ytd) 6/6 15 ...

June Goal 300 miles (start 375 ytd)
6/6 15
6/7 39
6/10 10
6/11 21
6/12 28
6/13 26
6/15 3
6/17 17
6/20 32
06-02-21, 07:49 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 5,039
Posted By OldCruiser

June Goal 125 6-01 10.8 6-02 4.3 MTD 15.1 ...

June Goal 125
6-01 10.8
6-02 4.3
MTD 15.1
YTD 475.8
Short neighborhood ride to loosen up the knees. Stiff when I woke up this morning, they feel better after the ride .
06-01-21, 07:13 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 5,039
Posted By 257 roberts

Month of June goal....ride as many days as I can ...

Month of June goal....ride as many days as I can

6-5 10.24 miles
6-1 10.49 miles
6-2 17.84 miles

MTD 38.57 miles
YTD 1101.40 miles
06-01-21, 05:12 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 5,039
Posted By MattTheHat

I’m not sure what to think about the weather...

I’m not sure what to think about the weather here. It’s like the monsoon season or something, but on the up side, it’s keeping the heat down. I’ll try for 800 miles again this month.
06-01-21, 05:00 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 6,101
Posted By shelbyfv

Yep, 'end of thread.' :twitchy:

Yep, 'end of thread.' :twitchy:
06-01-21, 02:41 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 6,101
Posted By Koyote

I can’t ‘answer’ those ‘questions.’ But I’ll bet...

I can’t ‘answer’ those ‘questions.’ But I’ll bet Strava ‘has’ a page with that ‘info.’

Or perhaps Strava is ‘not’ for you.
06-01-21, 01:22 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 5,039
Posted By 257 roberts

Agreed..it's going to be hot and the rain season...

Agreed..it's going to be hot and the rain season is coming
so to borrow from you..."I'm going to ride as many days
that I can", hopefully 200 but we shall see 👀
06-01-21, 10:55 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 5,039
Posted By OldCruiser

June 2021 100+ Miles/km Thread

What’s your goal for June ?
About to get hot .
My June goal is 125 miles . And to ride as many days as I can .
I did 205 last month , but I think I overdid it and need to cut back .
Today proved...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-31-21, 06:03 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 6,840
Posted By PeteHski

That was my point. Logic follows that carbon is...

That was my point. Logic follows that carbon is the ideal frame material too.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-30-21, 07:43 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 6,840
Posted By Esthetic

Don't really have an opinion on the choices vs...

Don't really have an opinion on the choices vs one another, just wanted to share my build. I got this Domane SL6 for a steal last year from someone local decided he really wanted an Emonda SLR frame...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-30-21, 04:05 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 6,840
Posted By PeteHski

Yes, that looks quite nice, although not keen on...

Yes, that looks quite nice, although not keen on the graphics. Interesting that many modern Ti bikes have carbon forks. Seems a bit odd if Ti is supposed to be the ultimate frame material.
05-26-21, 07:19 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,164
Posted By Barry2

OP count yourself lucky... My entire bike don't...

OP count yourself lucky...
My entire bike don't wanna go up hills!
:)

Barry

On a serious note: Did the bike originally work and this is a new issue, or has it always been like this?
05-25-21, 01:13 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,141
Posted By Chinghis

Dang, I skipped ahead to comment, and now I see...

Dang, I skipped ahead to comment, and now I see it'd been said already ... But, yeah, culture.

And now that I'm thinking about it, most high schoolers that ride bikes, I think, as a lifestyle do...
05-25-21, 12:52 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,141
Posted By Eric F

There are a lot of valuable lessons learned in...

There are a lot of valuable lessons learned in playing team sports. Also, I've seen more than a few kids whose love of their sport, and the minimum GPA requirement to play, has given them the...
05-25-21, 08:36 AM
Replies: 150
Views: 13,234
Posted By indyfabz

A classic endurance climbing position: seated...

A classic endurance climbing position: seated comfortably in center-to-back of saddle, hands on tops, elbows bent, chest open and forward, heels down, head up, eyes looking up the road, arm warmers...
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