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09-28-20, 09:22 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,904
Posted By msu2001la

Nice looking bike, and great photo. Looks...

Nice looking bike, and great photo.

Looks like an awesome ride.
09-24-20, 08:33 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 820
Posted By John_V

I'm 73 years old (74 in 3 weeks) and more of a...

I'm 73 years old (74 in 3 weeks) and more of a distance rider than a speedster. No stretching before or after riding. I do a mile or so warm up and then a mile or so cool down period at end of the...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-24-20, 08:24 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,170
Posted By SkepticalOne

Shown here are 38c Rene Herse Barlow Pass tires...

Shown here are 38c Rene Herse Barlow Pass tires on my 2020 Domane...lots of room within the frame but about one millimetre of clearance with the Di2 FD. Best bike I've ever owned and my third Domane....
Forum: Road Cycling
09-24-20, 06:55 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,170
Posted By blakcloud

For my 2020 Domane I have used my 650 x 42...

For my 2020 Domane I have used my 650 x 42 wheelset with no ill effect.


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09-23-20, 11:38 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 820
Posted By tony2v

I'm 62. I practice yoga and light weight training...

I'm 62. I practice yoga and light weight training once a week.
Position 1 - my track bike
Position 2 - road bikes
Position 3 - gravel bike
09-23-20, 11:21 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 820
Posted By Carbonfiberboy

75 y.o. Have clip-ons on my road bike and tandem...

75 y.o. Have clip-ons on my road bike and tandem - which has aero bars for stoker as well. I stretch, though it's not necessary for "the position." I mostly stretch to keep my knees out of trouble. I...
09-23-20, 10:15 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 820
Posted By Marylander

I wouldn't mind being solidly in 2 but am more...

I wouldn't mind being solidly in 2 but am more like a 3. I've got congenital disk fusion that led to pretty good neck arthritis with the accompanying bone spurs. We'll see what more time brings......
09-23-20, 09:35 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 820
Posted By Clyde1820

Never did ride in "aero" position. Never wanted...

Never did ride in "aero" position. Never wanted to.

Now, it's upright and used for commuting and leisure.

Was extremely fit (great cardio, very strong, flexible) up through the mid-90s or so. ...
09-23-20, 09:11 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 820
Posted By Iride01

I might be in the 3, but think or at least want...

I might be in the 3, but think or at least want to think I'm in an aggressive position.

As I've aged, now 62, I've gone from 5 or 4 to lower and lower positions since passing 52 yo and the years I...
09-22-20, 07:01 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 700
Posted By Rogerogeroge

That bike has Ultegra di2 and a $1,300 wheelset. ...

That bike has Ultegra di2 and a $1,300 wheelset. That's going to leave you about $1,200 for a custom frame. And handlebar, stem, saddle, seatpost.
09-19-20, 06:34 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 388
Posted By Kabuki12

I do chin tucks every day . Sometimes while...

I do chin tucks every day . Sometimes while driving just as the previous person mentioned. . While keeping my back straight and shoulders back I move as if trying to make a double chin and hold for...
09-18-20, 03:49 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 388
Posted By Carbonfiberboy

Your link didn't work for me - not complete. Try...

Your link didn't work for me - not complete. Try Rausch Physical Therapy & Sports Performance - Rausch Physical Therapy & Sports Performance (http://rauschpt.net/)

Another thing to try is using a...
09-18-20, 01:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 388
Posted By Rolla

Chin Tucks: Begin by lying flat on your back with...

Chin Tucks: Begin by lying flat on your back with a soft pillow under your head. First gently press the back of your head into the pillow as you tuck your chin in, as if you’re making a double chin,...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-17-20, 04:44 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,834
Posted By blakcloud

Glad I saw this thread PoorInRichfield. Two...

Glad I saw this thread PoorInRichfield.

Two days ago on a ride I got a flat, no big deal. Put the tube in, went to fill it up with co2 and the head blew apart, co2 escaped making it useless. No...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-17-20, 02:03 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 7,379
Posted By kimconyc

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This is the sort of thing I'm talking about. What are...
09-17-20, 10:22 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 580
Posted By WhyFi

No, they're proprietary. They're extended to get...

No, they're proprietary. They're extended to get to/beyond the flappy bits.

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Forum: Road Cycling
09-17-20, 10:05 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 673
Posted By Litespud

Absolutely the Giant - the extra grand will only...

Absolutely the Giant - the extra grand will only hurt once, when you're writing the check or pushing the Checkout button. Buy the other one, and you're going to be looking wistfully at every...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-15-20, 11:09 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,057
Posted By WhyFi

I think that we're seeing a pretty broad...

I think that we're seeing a pretty broad cross-section - from sugar-burners out hammering, who need to stay topped-off, to fat-adapted working in Z2 all day long with little-to-no caloric intake, to...
09-15-20, 07:05 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 181
Posted By Shimagnolo

https://www.tifosioptics.com/cycling-sunglasses/ ...

https://www.tifosioptics.com/cycling-sunglasses/

I've been using a pair of photochromic Podium style for the last several years. My all time favorites.:thumb:
Forum: Road Cycling
09-13-20, 03:43 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 4,843
Posted By GlennR

I own a Emonda SLR Project One and have rented a...

I own a Emonda SLR Project One and have rented a SL6 on vacation.

I certainly notice the difference, but the SLR is 4x the cost of the SL. It's like comparing a Porsche 911 to a 911GT2RS.
Is it...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-13-20, 03:08 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 4,843
Posted By zatopek

Don’t know that I can answer the OP’s question....

Don’t know that I can answer the OP’s question. That will not stop me from typing more of my usual mindless drivel. I have too many bikes. Many of you would say, “Not possible.” I have most...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-13-20, 10:21 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,111
Posted By velopig

I switched from traditional competitive road...

I switched from traditional competitive road bikes, my last bike of that type was a Colnago C64, to endurance bikes a few years ago. I love them and will never go back, stable and able to pound out...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-13-20, 05:59 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 807
Posted By Marcus_Ti

Last I knew the cross-chain lockout could be...

Last I knew the cross-chain lockout could be turned off. There's a specific check-item that is named with obscure techno-babble that you can toggle in E-Tube.
09-10-20, 08:48 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 955
Posted By joesch

Im fine with the +W but dont like the negative...

Im fine with the +W but dont like the negative math implications of N-1
Forum: Road Cycling
09-10-20, 02:26 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,917
Posted By base2

You can run any ol' clincher tire on any clincher...

You can run any ol' clincher tire on any clincher rim. Tubeless is only a possibility if both tube & rim are tubeless capable. Even then, you can run tubes...it's just that the option of tubeless is...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-10-20, 09:43 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,389
Posted By big john

"on the Ford Escape, Hyundai Elantra, Toyota...

"on the Ford Escape, Hyundai Elantra, Toyota Camry and other models from those manufacturers, there are no recommendations for replacing the brake fluid, only instructions to inspect it...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-10-20, 09:40 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,389
Posted By Fox Farm

Stop looking at other bikes and look up the road...

Stop looking at other bikes and look up the road and enjoy your ride.
09-10-20, 09:21 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 955
Posted By walnutz

Two wheelsets and three tire types. With this...

Two wheelsets and three tire types. With this bike, I went from N=4 to N=2...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-10-20, 09:03 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,389
Posted By GAtkins

You do realize that you're in a nut-house...

You do realize that you're in a nut-house rehabilitation facility for bicycle addicts who have been unsuccessful in their treatment, right?:roflmao:

Hard to argue with N+1 if its not a burden...
09-10-20, 08:43 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 259
Posted By Melvang

Actually there are a couple reasons I would still...

Actually there are a couple reasons I would still prefer Rolf over LB.
1. Larger portion of US made parts. To my knowledge, most hubs, all aluminum hoops, and top carbon hoops are US made, and US...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-10-20, 07:23 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,389
Posted By topflightpro

No one really needs electronic shifting or disc...

No one really needs electronic shifting or disc brakes. But if you want, and it's not going to be financial hardship to get it, why not?
Forum: Road Cycling
09-10-20, 07:11 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,389
Posted By Rides4Beer

Can't help you, I absolutely love my di2 and disc...

Can't help you, I absolutely love my di2 and disc brakes, I'll never go back. :thumb:
09-10-20, 01:42 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 788
Posted By wilson_smyth

This kind of sentiment is thrown about all the...

This kind of sentiment is thrown about all the time.

The jacket wont prevent a person sweating. People expect magic from jackets. must be wind and waterproof, but must also be fully permeable from...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-09-20, 07:49 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,389
Posted By mattscq

You don't need electronic shifting. But...

You don't need electronic shifting.

But you'll want it!

Have you tried it out yet? If not, you really wouldn't know what you're missing which is great because frankly, it's probably not much...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-09-20, 07:30 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,389
Posted By surak

Naw, just fix the angle on your tail light and...

Naw, just fix the angle on your tail light and keeping riding!

Why would getting a new bike be a terrible mistake? Is it an extravagance that doesn't fit in your budget? I can't think of any other...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-09-20, 06:49 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,164
Posted By kosmo886

I have...itís very bulky in there...and it is a...

I have...itís very bulky in there...and it is a cycling specific jacket.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-08-20, 10:46 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,637
Posted By rousseau

I just did it tonight. The angle I adopted looks...

I just did it tonight. The angle I adopted looks pretty much the same as yours.

https://i.imgur.com/ESm1vjL.jpg

In one of the linked videos the guy simply loosens the clamp on his shifters and...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-08-20, 02:06 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,761
Posted By TrackSmart

As someone toying around with the idea of a new...

As someone toying around with the idea of a new bike (see here: https://www.bikeforums.net/road-cycling/1212109-thoughtful-replies-requested-advice-next-big-upgrade-long.html), though probably not...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-07-20, 01:26 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,057
Posted By WhyFi

For me, food on the bike is more about quieting a...

For me, food on the bike is more about quieting a hungry belly rather than "fuel." 70 miles or under, I might bring a banana and/or granola bar, but it's not unusual for me to not eat them. Longer...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-07-20, 02:01 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,637
Posted By rousseau

Thanks for this thread, I'm gonna try this!

Thanks for this thread, I'm gonna try this!
Forum: Road Cycling
09-06-20, 11:34 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,637
Posted By woodcraft

Not that much, but quite a bit. ...

Not that much, but quite a bit.

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09-05-20, 09:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 230
Posted By Barry2

Expensive but oooooo nice i use a Wahoo...

Expensive but oooooo nice

i use a Wahoo headwind.
3modes
1. Fixed speed, controlled from buttons on fan or app
2. Bound to Kickr. Faster you ďtravelĒ the harder it blows
3. Bound to HRM. The...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-04-20, 10:41 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 3,407
Posted By adamrice

It had been a long time since I used a Camelbak...

It had been a long time since I used a Camelbak on a bike, but when the pandemic hit, I bought one (the "Classic," 2.5 liter) so I could go for longer rides without stopping. On balance, I think I...
09-04-20, 08:15 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,117
Posted By davei1980

If it feels too low, it's too low. That said, as...

If it feels too low, it's too low. That said, as you ride more and your body gets stronger some discomfort will go away naturally.

Get your saddle height set first (that's a pretty standard...
09-04-20, 07:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 230
Posted By DrIsotope

Another thread addressed this-- motors don't...

Another thread addressed this-- motors don't like dimmers. Motors want to have a specific amount of voltage and amperage at all times. Changing speeds via a dimmer (which is made only for light...
09-04-20, 06:29 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,117
Posted By Flip Flop Rider

any higher and you might as well be on a unicycle

any higher and you might as well be on a unicycle
09-03-20, 05:28 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 589
Posted By Barry2

Let's call the whole thing off ! Barry

Let's call the whole thing off !

Barry
09-03-20, 04:58 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 589
Posted By bOsscO

Meh....what's old is new again. ...

Meh....what's old is new again.
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Lemond in '86
Forum: Road Cycling
09-02-20, 03:07 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 3,407
Posted By canklecat

This thread piqued my curiosity so I bought a...

This thread piqued my curiosity so I bought a cheap but functional no-name hydration pack (https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B07CTDZ8T4/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_asin_title_o00_s00?ie=UTF8&th=1) a week ago and...
09-02-20, 10:22 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 788
Posted By noimagination

I do not have any water resistant cycling...

I do not have any water resistant cycling clothing. I don't see the point. If I'm not getting wet from the outside in, then I'll certainly get wet from the inside out. Even while cycling in the...
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