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09-05-20, 11:57 PM
Replies: 27
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Posted By cyclic_eric

Iíve had it happen a few times, no fun at all. ...

Iíve had it happen a few times, no fun at all. Each time Iíve tried shaking my head around to no avail. Stopping, taking the helmet off, and maybe smacking it against something feels better.
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08-15-20, 05:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 720
Posted By cyclic_eric

OMFG, that is so brilliant I can't wait to try...

OMFG, that is so brilliant I can't wait to try it. The cables will be cumbersome of course, if you're trying to keep them connected.
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07-22-20, 10:00 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 694
Posted By cyclic_eric

😆 It definitely isnít just you,Cycle Tourist. I...

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It definitely isnít just you,Cycle Tourist. I was hooked by a Peugeot 3-speed in the 80ís, and followed it up with a couple Gitanes.
Each of them had a soft, cushioned ride. I have a theory,...
07-19-20, 09:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 639
Posted By cyclic_eric

Cetacean84 - please make another thread to show...

Cetacean84 - please make another thread to show us your 1984 Gitane Tour de France!

Not intending to hijack, just to inspire your next thread, here's mine:
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Forum: Road Cycling
05-16-20, 10:08 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 784
Posted By cyclic_eric

Here's Frank Berto's chart, to use as a guide. It...

Here's Frank Berto's chart, to use as a guide. It looks like around 60 psi is more appropriate.
The horizontal axis is weight per wheel - see the instructions at the bottom.
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03-26-20, 09:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,193
Posted By cyclic_eric

I also like Steve Hogg's writing on the subject. ...

I also like Steve Hogg's writing on the subject.
For what it's worth, I think seated riding is not the only position to consider stem fit.
Some of the best times I have on a bike are when that out...
03-18-20, 09:13 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 684
Posted By cyclic_eric

ThermionicScott: Thanks for the geeked-out...

ThermionicScott: Thanks for the geeked-out information!
The current seatpost is roughly 9" or 225mm long, measuring from the saddle rails to the end. Luckily, the Suntour post is ~11.75" or 300mm...
02-29-20, 10:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 588
Posted By cyclic_eric

1984 Gitane TdF

I am now the happy owner of a 1984 Gitane Tour de France! Our well-known gentleman of Gitanes, Verktyg (Chas) was willing to part with this beaut. Here it is hanging at his place.
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08-12-19, 12:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,903
Posted By cyclic_eric

I agree - I want to have some sort of dynamic...

I agree - I want to have some sort of dynamic fit. My balance on and off the seat, rather than simply kops (knee over pedal spindle). Someone who takes into account how I move on or with the bike....
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Views: 1,535
Posted By cyclic_eric

Wilier Le Roi pricing?

I wish to sell my 2008 Wilier Triestina Le Roi at a reasonable price, but don't know the value. Any ideas? The Pro's Closet shop in San Jose gave me an estimate of $900 - $1,100. I live in Oakland,...
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