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08-19-19, 05:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 157
Posted By sdmc530

while doing some searching I did find a recall? ...

while doing some searching I did find a recall?

might want to check:

https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2006/fall-hazard-prompts-performance-inc-to-recall-bicycle-resistance-trainers-for-repair
08-19-19, 05:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 157
Posted By sdmc530

I am not able to take mine apart because its...

I am not able to take mine apart because its sealed but by the way it sounds there is probably 15-20oz or so of oil in the thing. Its got a pretty good size unit so I would fill the thing with oil. ...
Forum: Touring
08-19-19, 07:12 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 358
Posted By sdmc530

I have used Butt Butter or whatever its called. ...

I have used Butt Butter or whatever its called. Only because its easy to find and cheap enough....never used anything else because I have never felt the need to.

I don't use anything if I am...
08-16-19, 08:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 357
Posted By sdmc530

I saw this released a little while back and yeah...

I saw this released a little while back and yeah I really like it. I wish it wasn't so spendy or I would have one. Just can't justify the price for that.
08-16-19, 05:18 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,174
Posted By sdmc530

finally somebody thinks I am normal. I have had...

finally somebody thinks I am normal. I have had great success with MSW
08-16-19, 05:16 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,174
Posted By sdmc530

So so so many things I want to type here but it...

So so so many things I want to type here but it would just take the thread off the rails! :)
08-16-19, 05:15 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,174
Posted By sdmc530

Same here....works great.

Same here....works great.
08-15-19, 03:31 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,174
Posted By sdmc530

Waxing is where its at!!

Waxing is where its at!!
08-13-19, 08:28 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 584
Posted By sdmc530

Me either!!! I went for a quick 5 miles...

Me either!!!

I went for a quick 5 miles tonight after some re adjusting and had no issues. Put it through the paces hard and did a couple of high wattage intervals with hard shifting and it was...
08-13-19, 09:03 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 584
Posted By sdmc530

thank you for that tip/trick. I am going...

thank you for that tip/trick.

I am going to try that when I get home today.
08-13-19, 07:56 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 584
Posted By sdmc530

Cables are 2 years old but that doesn't mean they...

Cables are 2 years old but that doesn't mean they don't need replacing. I do get lots of miles in so that is my next step probably. I adjusted the FD and went over everything again. If this...
08-12-19, 07:40 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 584
Posted By sdmc530

I am thinking I am now crazy. I am going to...

I am thinking I am now crazy. I am going to re-adjust my FD and see if I have that off. Mike look like that...nothing really majorly different.
08-12-19, 02:47 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 584
Posted By sdmc530

yes, no issues, no chain suck either. Just...

yes, no issues, no chain suck either. Just getting not as crisp shifting as I think it should be. Might just be in my head too....rings are from 2015 so not even that old really.
08-12-19, 12:46 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 584
Posted By sdmc530

Chainrings too worn?

Are these chainrings too worn? Shifting has been less than great, chain is new and FD has been adjusted so the only thing I can think of next is the rings are getting too far worn?

Opinions...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-12-19, 10:51 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,248
Posted By sdmc530

both! Pick a budget and then decide where...

both!

Pick a budget and then decide where you want to take this. You can get a NOS super nice frame or slightly used for not a lot of money. What isn't a lot of money to me may be a chunk to...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-12-19, 08:04 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,248
Posted By sdmc530

keep looking.... try the proscloset or ebay. ...

keep looking.... try the proscloset or ebay.

Nothing wrong with alum.....I have a bike in that and carbon both are great to ride to me.
08-12-19, 08:01 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,573
Posted By sdmc530

because this thread is really going no...

because this thread is really going no place.....OP knows that from the get go
08-12-19, 08:00 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,611
Posted By sdmc530

I found one like the OP has shown, not sure if...

I found one like the OP has shown, not sure if its the same. here is the link...
...
08-12-19, 06:35 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,573
Posted By sdmc530

better than getting all raleighed up about the...

better than getting all raleighed up about the whole deal
08-12-19, 06:34 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,611
Posted By sdmc530

where does the flux capacitor get installed on...

where does the flux capacitor get installed on the bike
Forum: Road Cycling
08-11-19, 06:51 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 656
Posted By sdmc530

I am a MSW wax user myself. I too have some...

I am a MSW wax user myself. I too have some shifting "stickiness" for the first 10ish miles on a freshly waxed chain but its never an issue after that. I been very pleased with MSW!
08-10-19, 03:54 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 167
Posted By sdmc530

Powertap C1 replacement Chain Rind Help

So you know Powertap was purchased by Sram/Quarq. I was under the impression they were still servicing the Powertap products even though they were discontinuing them. I reached out to them to get a...
08-08-19, 11:02 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 491
Posted By sdmc530

I chose "every time" I have my gopro on my...

I chose "every time"

I have my gopro on my bike 100% but I don't record all that much. I have it on there for just in case situations or to catch my son doing funny or whatever.
I do record...
08-08-19, 10:00 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 454
Posted By sdmc530

Yep, 13-17ish model CaadX with carbon forks. ...

Yep, 13-17ish model CaadX with carbon forks. Mine is in the shop now, Cannondale said 3 week turn around at the longest.
08-08-19, 09:57 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 348
Posted By sdmc530

Just a quick question: Do you use it with or...

Just a quick question: Do you use it with or without a speed sensor? I had the same issue now and then in heavy wooded areas, the speeds would be correct just jumpy for lack of a better word but I...
08-07-19, 12:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 454
Posted By sdmc530

I have a CaadX and its great, no experience with...

I have a CaadX and its great, no experience with the Scott so can't help you there.

my only take is the Scott has 105?? Not sure but I thought it was a 105 bike...so that alone makes me go...
08-06-19, 10:01 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,167
Posted By sdmc530

I like it....don't want one but its a cool idea.

I like it....don't want one but its a cool idea.
08-06-19, 08:19 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 270
Posted By sdmc530

You can get a adaptor sleeve from praxis that...

You can get a adaptor sleeve from praxis that will fit your Shimano crankset. Or you can just put a new bottom bracket in to fit. Spec has been using the Praxis stuff for a little while and its...
08-05-19, 04:35 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,484
Posted By sdmc530

but but but they only made 250 of them so they...

but but but they only made 250 of them so they are only going to be worth more right?

I think the colors are pretty sweet on that bike though, I wish I could get a allez in that color pattern.
08-05-19, 01:50 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,505
Posted By sdmc530

that is a awesome stand!! Love that.

that is a awesome stand!! Love that.
08-04-19, 08:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 362
Posted By sdmc530

I have a 2015 model and its been great. After...

I have a 2015 model and its been great. After getting it fit just right it was good. Although this little recall has me on a new fork waiting list but the bike is really good imo.
08-03-19, 08:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 499
Posted By sdmc530

Right or wrong i do. Never had an issue. ...

Right or wrong i do. Never had an issue.

Jon C on GCN just uses what ever lube he has at hand too.
08-02-19, 05:46 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,985
Posted By sdmc530

I wasn't trying to be preachy or condone anyone...

I wasn't trying to be preachy or condone anyone using the stuff. I could honestly care less if a person uses it or not to be honest. We have a bunch of people getting arrested here in SD because...
08-02-19, 06:57 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,985
Posted By sdmc530

FYI make sure if your using or taking any...

FYI make sure if your using or taking any Marijuana products make sure they are legal where you are and where your going!


Where Marijuana is Fully Legal


Alaska

California
08-01-19, 07:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 774
Posted By sdmc530

https://www.bikeforums.net/news-announcements/1179...

https://www.bikeforums.net/news-announcements/1179346-recall-bike.html

also a thread in the recall section. Recall is a 3 week turn around.
08-01-19, 01:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 906
Posted By sdmc530

very nice, I like the colors too.

very nice, I like the colors too.
Forum: Foo
08-01-19, 01:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 963
Posted By sdmc530

As stated, my wife, A CPA stated that the actual...

As stated, my wife, A CPA stated that the actual settlement will be very small. According to the legal documents of the 150 million people affected, if only about 250,000 people filed they would...
08-01-19, 09:07 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 617
Posted By sdmc530

Dork disc....it has to go. I won't even bring a...

Dork disc....it has to go. I won't even bring a bikehome with it on.
07-30-19, 09:35 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 881
Posted By sdmc530

Buy a new one!!! Such a silly idea to bend back...

Buy a new one!!! Such a silly idea to bend back a cheap aluminum part. It did its job. Toss it and move on!
Replies: 6
Views: 748
Posted By sdmc530

Hard no

Hard no
Forum: Road Cycling
07-30-19, 09:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 562
Posted By sdmc530

go bigger and shorting stem/steering set up. I...

go bigger and shorting stem/steering set up. I am ideally a frame size 57 but that is not a common size so I always go for a 58 and make it fit.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-28-19, 08:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 225
Posted By sdmc530

I would pick the allez. Because I have one and...

I would pick the allez. Because I have one and its a nice bike. Its pretty stiff yes but i like a stiff bike. Been a great bike for me.
07-28-19, 08:37 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,590
Posted By sdmc530

The vurlta wheels are an excellent wheel set for...

The vurlta wheels are an excellent wheel set for a clyde. I have a set on my training bike and they have been very strong. I true them in the spring and donít have to touch them all year. A bit...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-28-19, 01:25 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,185
Posted By sdmc530

retail yes, on craigslist or like place much...

retail yes, on craigslist or like place much cheaper. Seriously you can get a really cheap trainer but you do get what you pay for.

What is your budget I guess??
Forum: Road Cycling
07-28-19, 01:11 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,185
Posted By sdmc530

https://www.kurtkinetic.com/trainers here is...

https://www.kurtkinetic.com/trainers

here is the website......

Shows all of their options. You will see these normally on CL
Forum: Road Cycling
07-28-19, 01:04 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,185
Posted By sdmc530

in my area when they do pop up usually more so in...

in my area when they do pop up usually more so in spring but a cyclops or Kurt magnetic version are $100 or less easily. The fluid trainers usually $150ish. They unusually go fast but they show up...
07-28-19, 12:56 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,730
Posted By sdmc530

A quick update: After dropping my beloved CaadX...

A quick update: After dropping my beloved CaadX off at my LBS they thought it would be a quick turn around. Cannondale was ready for this I guess and it was a voluntary recall according to my LBS? ...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-28-19, 12:49 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,185
Posted By sdmc530

I will second the CL search, lots of people buy...

I will second the CL search, lots of people buy them and most don't keep them.
07-28-19, 11:46 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,505
Posted By sdmc530

I have that stand. It works fine tor truing...

I have that stand. It works fine tor truing wheels. I paid 25$ used on craigslist.....been good for my truing needs.
07-28-19, 11:44 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,481
Posted By sdmc530

I usually get about 4-6 years out of my shoes. ...

I usually get about 4-6 years out of my shoes. I have one set for the indoor trainer and one set for outdoor riding.
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