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Forum: Road Cycling
08-14-19, 05:19 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,275
Posted By on the path

It's definitely a factor. Before I shipped my...

It's definitely a factor. Before I shipped my bike I practiced disassembling the bike, packing it into the case, then removing it from the case and reassembling and test riding. Disassembly and...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-13-19, 08:16 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,275
Posted By on the path

I've rented and also traveled with my own bike....

I've rented and also traveled with my own bike. Of course it's best having your own bike but if you travel to a place with a decent sized cycling community you can find good bikes to rent. If you do...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-06-19, 10:16 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,177
Posted By on the path

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This Colnago actually belongs to a good friend of mine. I post this not as...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-29-19, 11:52 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,185
Posted By on the path

I didn't say or suggest that. But... It's...

I didn't say or suggest that. But...

It's currently $119.99 and "free shipping eligible." Again, it has worked famously, no issues. There's a magnetic for 15 bucks less. My reading led me to go...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-28-19, 05:54 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,185
Posted By on the path

Last fall I bought a new fluid trainer from...

Last fall I bought a new fluid trainer from Nashbar, on sale for $109.19 shipped. It has worked surprisingly well, absolutely no issues so far. With my power meter I was able to use Zwift &...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-22-19, 08:09 PM
Replies: 326
Views: 22,525
Posted By on the path

4. The more the chainline deflects the more watts...

4. The more the chainline deflects the more watts are wasted.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-22-19, 04:17 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 4,385
Posted By on the path

On my Saturday ride I planned 3.5 - 4 hours up...

On my Saturday ride I planned 3.5 - 4 hours up into the hills and back. I had 2 full bottles at the beginning and was hoping a public park up top would have the outdoor fountains running. I got there...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-21-19, 05:47 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,104
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Forum: Road Cycling
07-13-19, 06:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 627
Posted By on the path

I can verify the above that I emboldened. I...

I can verify the above that I emboldened. I ultimately upgraded to 5800 and said issues got resolved.

In 2011 I paid somewhere between $1200 and $1300 brand new from an authorized dealer. It's...
06-24-19, 05:08 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 696
Posted By on the path

You could probably save some time and get the...

You could probably save some time and get the correct info from Park Tool customer service. They've been great when I've dealt with them.
06-24-19, 05:02 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,116
Posted By on the path

Mee too. I got mine last year, wished I'd gotten...

Mee too. I got mine last year, wished I'd gotten it years prior. Having good tools makes the job easier and much more enjoyable.
06-21-19, 11:18 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,766
Posted By on the path

I had a very similar experience. At a point in...

I had a very similar experience. At a point in time not too long ago I was eating a fair amount of ice cream before bed, several times a week. I was able to easily maintain my weight if not lose...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-20-19, 06:01 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,509
Posted By on the path

While I appreciate the concept of the "gumwalls"...

While I appreciate the concept of the "gumwalls" they don't go well with all frame/other component colors.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-20-19, 05:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 662
Posted By on the path

Unless I'm mistaken Garmin "owns" the ant+...

Unless I'm mistaken Garmin "owns" the ant+ protocol. If true, that explains why Garmin head units have not, up until very recently, been compatible with bluetooth sensors.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-19-19, 04:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,252
Posted By on the path

Conversely, strengthening the core muscles will...

Conversely, strengthening the core muscles will enhance your cycling ability. I inadvertently discovered this after I started regular upper body workouts at the gym.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-05-19, 04:52 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 33,306
Posted By on the path

Exactly what I was thinking.

Exactly what I was thinking.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-23-19, 02:56 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,168
Posted By on the path

+ 1 .. I've had a few Giro helmets and they all...

+ 1 .. I've had a few Giro helmets and they all seem to ventilate well.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-19-19, 11:21 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,326
Posted By on the path

At least one of us gets it :D

At least one of us gets it :D
Forum: Road Cycling
05-18-19, 01:43 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,706
Posted By on the path

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I have the previous version of the one pictured above. I can't imagine a better...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-12-19, 07:46 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,548
Posted By on the path

So we have different preferences. See mine below....

So we have different preferences. See mine below. And it's a steel frame so it goes with this thread.
...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-11-19, 06:12 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,548
Posted By on the path

White bar tape, please.

White bar tape, please.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-10-19, 08:57 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,548
Posted By on the path

Serottad Design Studio. Great bike with a...

Serottad Design Studio. Great bike with a surprisingly light steel frame. Bring your checkbook. (https://www.serottadesignstudio.com/amodomio)
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05-08-19, 04:13 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 690
Posted By on the path

I also employ the bolt/washer system to fix the...

I also employ the bolt/washer system to fix the tool to the part. A mechanic friend says he uses a QR skewer. I've not seen him use it but he says it works.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-06-19, 02:31 PM
Replies: 326
Views: 28,033
Posted By on the path

Everybody, meaning those within earshot of you or...

Everybody, meaning those within earshot of you or those un-named who post on the internet? Who's hallucinating here? When it comes to science and reasoning vs opinions of invisible people, I'll take...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-05-19, 08:48 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 4,521
Posted By on the path

I bring my phone just to have as an emergency...

I bring my phone just to have as an emergency communication device. Occasionally I'll check a message or snap a photo, but otherwise it remains in my jersey pocket, and typically for hours on end...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-04-19, 05:02 PM
Replies: 326
Views: 28,033
Posted By on the path

This is really the issue. Tire adhesion will...

This is really the issue. Tire adhesion will always be the limiting factor when it comes to braking. In terms of significance, the ability of the tire to grip the given riding surface, at the tire...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-04-19, 04:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 490
Posted By on the path

Can't go wrong, that's a great bike and at a...

Can't go wrong, that's a great bike and at a great price.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-28-19, 07:07 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,913
Posted By on the path

I also tried the Rubino Pro Speed. Great tires....

I also tried the Rubino Pro Speed. Great tires. They're light, they grip, they roll great. Best of all they inspire confidence in cornering. I feel the tires will allow me to lean the bike over...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-24-19, 11:13 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,112
Posted By on the path

The above is something I wish more people...

The above is something I wish more people understood. In a crash or any kind or fall the body can act like a whip. As a visualization, think of the lower torso/hip area as the whip handle. The torso...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-13-19, 07:46 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,048
Posted By on the path

I've tried this and the original in blue...

I've tried this and the original in blue container. I like the blue better.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-13-19, 07:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 920
Posted By on the path

Bought my CAAD 10 105 in late 2011. 24,000 miles...

Bought my CAAD 10 105 in late 2011. 24,000 miles or so and it rides better than ever. 75 miles today. Can't recommend one highly enough, I love riding it.

If it's in excellent shape $800 isn't too...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-18-19, 08:37 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 9,776
Posted By on the path

Pradaxa may be better as far as convenience, but...

Pradaxa may be better as far as convenience, but it is not short term reversible. What I meant by short term reversible is, in the event of a bleed out, administering vitamin K will counter the...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-18-19, 06:41 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 9,776
Posted By on the path

When I mentioned "numbers" I was referring to PT...

When I mentioned "numbers" I was referring to PT INR, which is a value (number) that expresses the length of time it takes for the blood to coagulate. That is a simplification, and I welcome any...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-24-19, 07:12 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,252
Posted By on the path

For what it's worth... I've been using chest...

For what it's worth... I've been using chest strap based HR monitors for years. I bought a Scosche about 2 years ago. Wore it on my arm, as an armband. I used it on 1 ride. I found it to be...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-23-19, 08:32 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,252
Posted By on the path

If your HRM doesn't have a chest strap my money...

If your HRM doesn't have a chest strap my money says it's the inaccuracy of your device. Even chest straps can be wonky in the cold weather, but are generally much more accurate than the wrist bands.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-03-19, 07:08 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 3,940
Posted By on the path

I haven't done an outdoor ride in a month. Elvo...

I haven't done an outdoor ride in a month. Elvo is messing with us.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-30-19, 03:57 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,015
Posted By on the path

Thank you for all your suggestions. I did follow...

Thank you for all your suggestions. I did follow up and do more research based on your input, and definitely checked all the links that you provided.

The PI vest came today. I ordered down a size...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-27-19, 01:18 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,015
Posted By on the path

Yours is a super nice vest, no question. I don't...

Yours is a super nice vest, no question. I don't expect to use the vest all that much so I can't justify spending that kind of money. Having said that, even on ebay the nicer vests start at about $40...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-26-19, 07:11 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,015
Posted By on the path

For a vest I'm not that concerned about a 2 way...

For a vest I'm not that concerned about a 2 way zipper. I anticipate the vest being fully zipped while wearing. If I need to unzip it I'll probably be ready to take it off.

I think I found what...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-26-19, 02:04 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,015
Posted By on the path

Wind vest recommendations

I have tons of jerseys and several cycling jackets but I've never used a cycling vest. I'm thinking I might want one to block wind on a cold morning (~40F) that eventually warms up into the 60s or...
01-17-19, 01:46 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,482
Posted By on the path

I took a few roads and turns out that you didn't...

I took a few roads and turns out that you didn't take, but ended up in pretty much the same place. After a few more episodes I'm now on warfarin for the duration.

Re the slow heartbeat: a very...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-15-19, 02:22 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 5,019
Posted By on the path

And maybe justified. Here's your example, from...

And maybe justified. Here's your example, from this thread:
Forum: Road Cycling
01-12-19, 07:49 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,237
Posted By on the path

Cinelli

Cinelli
Forum: Road Cycling
01-07-19, 04:59 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,096
Posted By on the path

$550 for a Powertap wheelset? What a difference...

$550 for a Powertap wheelset? What a difference 18 months makes. In May of 2017 I bought a G3 hub only for $600. I spent upwards of $200 additional for a rim, spokes & nipples. So, I spent about $800...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-05-19, 08:49 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 613
Posted By on the path

I already had a set of small precision...

I already had a set of small precision screwdrivers. None of them fit the Garmin screws.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-05-19, 07:10 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 613
Posted By on the path

Another using a jeweler's screwdriver, the kind...

Another using a jeweler's screwdriver, the kind with a swiveling top that I can really push down on.while turning it. It is hard to do it perfectly so that it stays watertight, though I usually...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-04-19, 08:20 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 613
Posted By on the path

OK, here's the ticket. This cost me 5 bucks at...

OK, here's the ticket. This cost me 5 bucks at ACE hardware. Probably could have gotten it cheaper but I got to test it in the store. It is the correct size, works. Nice tool.

...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-03-19, 05:00 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 613
Posted By on the path

Do you mean new Wahoo chest straps or new "other...

Do you mean new Wahoo chest straps or new "other brand" straps are cheap? I'll be looking again very soon.

I successfully changed out the battery in my Garmin a couple of times but I have a...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-01-19, 01:38 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 576
Posted By on the path

Oh, forgot to mention. When on a ride with a...

Oh, forgot to mention. When on a ride with a pre-determined, pre-loaded route, I have another answer. On the elevation profile screen there are 2 data fields available. In those fields I choose to...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-01-19, 06:35 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 1,667
Posted By on the path

5170 miles 246,906 feet of climbing Above...

5170 miles
246,906 feet of climbing

Above numbers all on the road. I don't count trainer or rollers.
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