Go Back  Bike Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

Notices
 
Search: Posts Made By: Sy Reene
Showing results 1 to 50 of 695
Search took 0.10 seconds.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-03-21, 01:13 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 1,770
Posted By Sy Reene

Fingers crossed they don't both deliver the same...

Fingers crossed they don't both deliver the same day?
12-02-21, 10:23 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 635
Posted By Sy Reene

I dunno.. my dining room chairs are wood and I...

I dunno.. my dining room chairs are wood and I often use one for home office duty -- and my pants aren't even chamoi'd.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-01-21, 07:02 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 785
Posted By Sy Reene

fwiw, the Zipp calculator will tell you about the...

fwiw, the Zipp calculator will tell you about the same 83psi (averaged), but then provides a disclaimer -- probably to adhere to ETRTO.

...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-30-21, 07:20 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 1,770
Posted By Sy Reene

Maybe Trek is using leftovers from 2021 SL7s to...

Maybe Trek is using leftovers from 2021 SL7s to make the 2022 SL6?
If OP however can only get the 2021 SL6 colors, then I'd agree, not wild about either color, neither the matte black, nor...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-29-21, 07:10 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 1,770
Posted By Sy Reene

Actually, the dark satin blue ain't too bad: ...

Actually, the dark satin blue ain't too bad:

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/800x400/1638191414_f94b165e3703b93e25171e9e3ba107f335ccf194.jpeg
11-28-21, 10:24 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 10,909
Posted By Sy Reene

Anodized would be the way I'd go if I wanted some...

Anodized would be the way I'd go if I wanted some color. These folks, and probably others out there, do some nice work
https://www.agavefinishworks.com/gallery
Forum: Road Cycling
11-27-21, 09:15 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 1,770
Posted By Sy Reene

I'd say the Domane, just because you're only...

I'd say the Domane, just because you're only doing 10% of your route on packed gravel, a surface that any 'road' bike should be able to handle with any tire 28mm+.
Or are you by chance saying 9 out...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-26-21, 08:57 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,495
Posted By Sy Reene

The motor.

The motor.
11-26-21, 12:34 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 330
Posted By Sy Reene

Also need to start with emails asking them to...

Also need to start with emails asking them to support the pedals that they say they are supporting -- that is, the Zero line. No spindle length options, none of the fitter wedges or the extender...
11-26-21, 09:31 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 248
Posted By Sy Reene

That's not so much the point. I think the point...

That's not so much the point. I think the point is that if you read both of the linked threads (and there could be more for all I know), sometimes the solutions don't work (such as the CF paste)....
11-25-21, 11:40 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 248
Posted By Sy Reene

recommendation: apply the paste to inside of...

recommendation:
apply the paste to inside of the frame, just about 1" depth should be fine. wrap some tape around the seatube, where the bottom edge of the tape is at where you want to install the...
11-25-21, 09:21 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 531
Posted By Sy Reene

Since the concern is more micro-vibrating and...

Since the concern is more micro-vibrating and being able to see scenes reflected thru a helmet-mounted mirror, I don't know if I could say that the MIPS hard shell isn't vibrating more or less than a...
11-24-21, 09:41 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 380
Posted By Sy Reene

A number of shoe cover brands only come in 2-3...

A number of shoe cover brands only come in 2-3 sizes which is inadequate, seeing as they're also unisex. GribGrab is promising in that they offer 6 sizes, from S to XXXL -- there should be an ideal...
11-22-21, 11:26 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 1,840
Posted By Sy Reene

Though maybe OP could arrange some sort of...

Though maybe OP could arrange some sort of consignment deal; put it on a Spesh dealer's floor for sale and they keep 30% or thereabouts. Since the bike was an award, I don't know how or what...
11-22-21, 08:50 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,332
Posted By Sy Reene

Sounds a bit iffy. After all, we're still...

Sounds a bit iffy. After all, we're still wondering what happened to the poor guy in this thread: https://www.bikeforums.net/bicycle-mechanics/1229648-rims-too-tight-sandpaper-them-down.html
11-21-21, 05:34 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 1,840
Posted By Sy Reene

Probably the income tax on the "value" of that...

Probably the income tax on the "value" of that prize is $3k+. I can understand wanting to sell it. TheProsCloset would probably be the simplest avenue
11-20-21, 09:09 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 720
Posted By Sy Reene

One to match whatever color you need! ...

One to match whatever color you need! https://www.agavefinishworks.com/shop
11-18-21, 08:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 339
Posted By Sy Reene

There are these conversion cassettes, but not...

There are these conversion cassettes, but not sure how likely it is you have a campy RD for 10s that can do a 32 or 34 tooth cassette:...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-18-21, 08:55 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,100
Posted By Sy Reene

Nutella calzones.. Can make and bake in advance...

Nutella calzones.. Can make and bake in advance -- you'll just need to keep warm
eg. one random recipe
https://www.tastemade.com/videos/strawberry-nutella-calzones/
11-16-21, 10:34 AM
Replies: 221
Views: 6,697
Posted By Sy Reene

Here ya go! :thumb: ...

Here ya go! :thumb:
...
11-15-21, 08:53 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,260
Posted By Sy Reene

those tires still cost less than GP5ks though,...

those tires still cost less than GP5ks though, that's the crazy thing.
11-15-21, 07:05 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,260
Posted By Sy Reene

'fess up, who has this equivalent? ...

'fess up, who has this equivalent?
https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/693x940/71oyfrszwll_ac_sl1110__f27433533b968d897b10c7f0c0aa725a2f9368b7.jpg
Forum: Road Cycling
11-15-21, 05:41 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,563
Posted By Sy Reene

Did any cars drive over the chain after it fell...

Did any cars drive over the chain after it fell off? Or could you put it back on?
11-08-21, 04:52 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,100
Posted By Sy Reene

Truly an effort and accomplishment. I think you...

Truly an effort and accomplishment. I think you might need though a Warhol factory setup if you want to turn this into a business and do more than 2-3 bikes per year?
11-08-21, 03:25 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 423
Posted By Sy Reene

For Zwift, you'll want whatever model most...

For Zwift, you'll want whatever model most consistently over-reports your wattage
Forum: Road Cycling
11-05-21, 02:59 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,355
Posted By Sy Reene

I have some now fairly battle scarred looking...

I have some now fairly battle scarred looking white cycling shoes (Giro laceup empires). I don't bother much cleaning them, but when I did initially, Mr Clean Magic Eraser is your friend. Not my...
11-04-21, 07:32 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,676
Posted By Sy Reene

I wonder if anyone is in the boat of having...

I wonder if anyone is in the boat of having ordered/deposited on eg. a 11 speed Di2 bike, but they never get your bike made before the 12s versions are shipping? Order cancelled or pony up for 12s...
11-03-21, 05:04 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 845
Posted By Sy Reene

A 59cm Litespeed from that era, is about the same...

A 59cm Litespeed from that era, is about the same as a 58cm Emonda from this era.. but with a bit shorter head tube.
11-03-21, 04:52 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 845
Posted By Sy Reene

That's a nice dining room table project!

That's a nice dining room table project!
11-01-21, 01:23 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,100
Posted By Sy Reene

Awesome artwork. Here's some Mavic kit you...

Awesome artwork. Here's some Mavic kit you should get to go with :)
...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-27-21, 05:32 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 905
Posted By Sy Reene

Here's to hoping 2 things: 1) it doesn't take a...

Here's to hoping 2 things: 1) it doesn't take a year to determine if the bike underwear fits; and 2) if it does take that long and REI takes back the return, that they don't put it back on the...
10-20-21, 01:00 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,401
Posted By Sy Reene

Maybe, or is it comparable to the coat checks at...

Maybe, or is it comparable to the coat checks at restaurants to the sign that says "not responsible for lost or stolen items.". which I think most people know really doesn't fully protect the...
10-20-21, 12:12 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,401
Posted By Sy Reene

An interesting side conversation topic could be...

An interesting side conversation topic could be had related to selling your used bike and the inherent liability doing such.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-17-21, 06:57 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,418
Posted By Sy Reene

For GP5ks, here's a comparison from BRR...

For GP5ks, here's a comparison from BRR (https://www.bicyclerollingresistance.com/specials/grand-prix-5000-comparison ). I wish they did more of these 'family' comparisons. Mind you, not sure if...
10-14-21, 08:34 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,080
Posted By Sy Reene

I like the thought process, though it seems a...

I like the thought process, though it seems a complete FX bike with a CF fork only costs about $900 :-)
10-13-21, 08:27 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,561
Posted By Sy Reene

So, with one flat per year, you've found that 3...

So, with one flat per year, you've found that 3 different models have failed to work on their first usage after sitting around for a year -- making this a 3yr study?
I've had the PDW Shiny Object...
10-12-21, 09:51 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 3,941
Posted By Sy Reene

How can you infer stupidity with a product that...

How can you infer stupidity with a product that has "intelligent molecules" ?

https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/859x691/magnatec_606fff3625efe5886a4e9cdb2b82f1f82a565c14.jpg
10-10-21, 02:57 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 3,941
Posted By Sy Reene

Actually, I'm curious on what the consensus is...

Actually, I'm curious on what the consensus is regarding shifting frequency, reliance on fewer rear cogs, or not shifting much at all, and how there's an impact on chain or cassette wear.
For...
10-09-21, 05:15 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,737
Posted By Sy Reene

Yeah, you're right. I worded badly. Overall...

Yeah, you're right. I worded badly. Overall bike weight matters, but on approx avg 30+lb bike weights, and the difference between a CF and alloy tubed frame is 1lb, the 7lbs difference between...
10-09-21, 02:22 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,165
Posted By Sy Reene

So, in other words, shimming your foot might not...

So, in other words, shimming your foot might not at all be the correct solution. Got it. :rolleyes:
Forum: Road Cycling
10-09-21, 08:19 AM
Replies: 152
Views: 8,959
Posted By Sy Reene

What's a 'small puncture'? I'd consider this to...

What's a 'small puncture'? I'd consider this to mean a tiny slow leak from eg. one of those miniscule radial tire wires. Of course also, as a tire leaks, even if it starts at 85-90psi, if the...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-07-21, 02:06 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 711
Posted By Sy Reene

You have to take the glass half full view.. I...

You have to take the glass half full view.. I was looking at eg. Cervelo Caledonias on Excel's website. The Ultegra Di2 edition seems pretty much identical to the non Di2 Ultegra version. Cost...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-06-21, 03:53 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 748
Posted By Sy Reene

You're just discovering the well-known phenomenon...

You're just discovering the well-known phenomenon that flats always occur in threes
10-06-21, 03:41 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,005
Posted By Sy Reene

meh.. 100 yrs. big deal. I only ride in...

meh.. 100 yrs. big deal. I only ride in Mesopotamian linen
Forum: Road Cycling
10-05-21, 11:52 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,904
Posted By Sy Reene

Yeah, I used "thin" -- I don't know what the...

Yeah, I used "thin" -- I don't know what the distinction is, but generally folks always seem to talk about the top model in a brand's lineup for TL. If a GP5000s TR is standard, what's a thin?
...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-28-21, 04:43 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 959
Posted By Sy Reene

These damn things come close -- especially if wet...

These damn things come close -- especially if wet

https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1200x1034/dog_pmuuwaashxq_c0f1148ea6e959482aec6c92039229f0dc91536f.jpg
09-28-21, 04:55 AM
Replies: 169
Views: 5,256
Posted By Sy Reene

Wow. Almost sounds like your club did a group buy...

Wow. Almost sounds like your club did a group buy of bikes. But, just so you know. Just like disc brakes, the consumer is telling the industry that they want tubeless every time they buy a TL-setup...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-27-21, 04:49 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 959
Posted By Sy Reene

Drain covers, depends on design, you should...

Drain covers, depends on design, you should always try and avoid, regardless of tire. Painted lines, or even worse if you're in a city.. metal plates put in for road repair -- the key really is you...
09-27-21, 04:15 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,322
Posted By Sy Reene

Anyone tried sucking on the valve to break the...

Anyone tried sucking on the valve to break the tire bead? Please report back if you find this works.
;)
09-27-21, 09:07 AM
Replies: 200
Views: 4,965
Posted By Sy Reene

I'd consider running if I could figure out a way...

I'd consider running if I could figure out a way to coast. Do they still make Heely's?
Showing results 1 to 50 of 695
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright © 2021 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.