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04-07-21, 06:20 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 966
Posted By Barry2

I'm 57 I do have a power meter I do have a...

I'm 57
I do have a power meter
I do have a cycling coach.

My coach has me training in various HR zones.
I can use the PM to keep my HR just where it needs to be.
I can even predict my HR 30+...
04-07-21, 09:55 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 473
Posted By Barry2

I have people offer me money after I fixed their...

I have people offer me money after I fixed their flat. I decline and tell them "go buy a pump and patch kit, so you can help the next guy"

Barry
04-06-21, 05:17 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 765
Posted By Barry2

I'm in the ER & flat out on a X-Ray table with a...

I'm in the ER & flat out on a X-Ray table with a pretty good head injury.
Radiographer calmly states "this is a difficult x-ray and might take more than one shot"

I replied "then why don't you go...
03-23-21, 02:20 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 4,408
Posted By Barry2

I'll take a stab at explaining why you wont find...

I'll take a stab at explaining why you wont find a fix here at Bike Forums for this particular question.

When a bike takes an impact to the front, a few of things can happen, and the're all bad.
...
03-18-21, 04:12 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 305
Posted By Barry2

BLE is 2400-2483MHz Ant+ is 2457MHz ...... ...

BLE is 2400-2483MHz
Ant+ is 2457MHz ...... right in the mix of BLE

It's cheap to try, why not give it a go?
or don't !

Barry
03-17-21, 10:30 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 868
Posted By Barry2

I find it tough to believe he's been gone for...

I find it tough to believe he's been gone for almost 20 years !
03-17-21, 10:20 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 868
Posted By Barry2

Sorry... That is an open ended question and there...

Sorry... That is an open ended question and there are too many variables.

Age
Weight
Altitude
Training

Try THIS LINK (https://joefrielsblog.com/estimating-your-ftp/) for the calculation
03-14-21, 09:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 394
Posted By Barry2

Iíll take one pertinent question from an...

Iíll take one pertinent question from an inexperienced new member over the dozens of ďMe tooĒ or derogatory replies from established members.

Barry
03-04-21, 11:14 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,320
Posted By Barry2

Those are just frightening. Indoors - nope. ...

Those are just frightening.

Indoors - nope.
Outdoors - You could not pay me enough to use those outdoors!

Barry
03-03-21, 10:55 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 903
Posted By Barry2

Go look at the FulGaz...

Go look at the FulGaz (https://fulgaz.com/fulgaz-rides/) website. Scenic rides, in 4K video, filmed all over the world.
AND you can sample (in low resolution) their rides before you even signup for...
02-26-21, 11:51 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 631
Posted By Barry2

Sorry.... Have to ask. Are you installing...

Sorry.... Have to ask.
Are you installing Presta tubes in a Schrader rim ?

Barry
02-22-21, 04:50 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,440
Posted By Barry2

When I get those, I remove them. Last one I...

When I get those, I remove them.
Last one I had, the cut was significant. So I patched the tire from the inside.

Barry
Forum: Road Cycling
02-12-21, 08:35 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,738
Posted By Barry2

I thought Strava power was way-low. so I spent...

I thought Strava power was way-low.
so I spent a bunch of money on a power meter.
Now I know for sure Iím way-low.

🥲

Barry
02-11-21, 04:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 321
Posted By Barry2

These...

These (https://www.google.com/search?q=bike+brake+spacer&rlz=1C1CHMO_enUS502US502&oq=bike+brake+spacer&aqs=chrome..69i57j0i22i30l6j69i64.4531j0j15&sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-8)

Barry
Forum: Road Cycling
02-10-21, 10:18 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,738
Posted By Barry2

+1

My coach decided my Kickr Bike and Stages dual were reading differently.
so I rode both with a borrowed set of Vector3ís.
my PMís were within 1-2%. The Vectors read ~3w high across all power...
02-09-21, 12:12 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,211
Posted By Barry2

Shimano Oil

Forgive the Pun...
The flow of Shimano mineral oil is getting better.
Just got a liter (34 oz) for $30, a lot value better than the silly little bottles.
Plus, the mineral oil wont absorb...
01-31-21, 10:53 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 602
Posted By Barry2

Completed. My cheapest suggestion was to...

Completed.

My cheapest suggestion was to have people walk on the left side of ALL trails.
The permits them to see approaching bike traffic. Far safer.
I was very surprised to find this...
01-29-21, 11:17 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,108
Posted By Barry2

Any chance you have a larger picture please? ...

Any chance you have a larger picture please?

:)

Barry
01-25-21, 07:54 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,013
Posted By Barry2

My next step would be to contact Genesis support....

My next step would be to contact Genesis support. (Cap in hand).
They are unlikely to give you an OK, but might cut you some slack on a replacement.

Barry
01-23-21, 10:34 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,149
Posted By Barry2

"A man's got to know his limitations" ...

"A man's got to know his limitations"

Barry
01-07-21, 07:11 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 704
Posted By Barry2

Sit in front of the TV for 30mins per night and...

Sit in front of the TV for 30mins per night and polish spokes one at a time.
No shortcut.

Barry
01-07-21, 10:11 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,068
Posted By Barry2

Wall

I was teaching a multi nationality class in the USA.
I asked the German in the class ďwhat he thought of the WallĒ
He replied ďAll countries have their walls, just some you canít seeĒ

I got to...
01-07-21, 10:01 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 417
Posted By Barry2

With the chain off try the following 4 tests...

With the chain off try the following 4 tests .....
a. Return your FD E-TUBE settings to Zero
This assumes youíve not cranked down on the mechanical stop(s).
b. Hold shift lever in big ring...
01-06-21, 11:11 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 417
Posted By Barry2

Does it do the same thing if you... a. turn the...

Does it do the same thing if you...
a. turn the crank when changing.
b. remove the chain and change.

Barry
01-03-21, 12:25 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 555
Posted By Barry2

It's tough to determine just how a hub bearing is...

It's tough to determine just how a hub bearing is doing with the wheel on the bike.
Take the wheel off the bike, hold the hub and spin the wheel.
Any vibration or drag in the bearings should be...
12-30-20, 01:34 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,117
Posted By Barry2

Way too convenient... it'll never catch on ! P_...

Way too convenient... it'll never catch on !
P_ _ _ Tool would buy the Patent and kill it.

Barry
12-30-20, 01:12 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 924
Posted By Barry2

When you say "aligned", do you mean aligned or...

When you say "aligned", do you mean aligned or adjusted?
Have you actually checked the Hanger Alignment?

Barry
Forum: Road Cycling
12-28-20, 09:59 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,279
Posted By Barry2

Strava power estimate

I was using a HRM and Strava to monitor estimated power numbers on my rides. The estimates showed my power as unacceptably low.
So I spent a bunch of money and installed a power meter on my bike....
12-18-20, 07:10 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,935
Posted By Barry2

And for that I thank you ! :) Barry ...

And for that I thank you !

:)

Barry

Tho I did dig a pretty deep hole for myself and my wife
12-17-20, 04:30 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,072
Posted By Barry2

PM display

Yes a bike computer (I use Wahoo Bolt & Roam) will display power figures.
You can display instantaneous power, but I find displaying a rolling 3 second average is of more use.

For wheels I...
12-17-20, 01:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 777
Posted By Barry2

More Kudos for Robert Axle Project (RAP)

Oh no ! an old thread came back to life..... get the ban hammer.

More RAP Kudos and this seemed to be the right thread to post in.

Shipping cause my axles to be delayed, could be busy,...
12-14-20, 02:09 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 617
Posted By Barry2

Did you buy them with a Credit Card ? Some Card...

Did you buy them with a Credit Card ?
Some Card Companies offer purchase protection for a short period of time (Mine is 30 days), I don't know if it applies to wheels but for the price of a phone...
12-11-20, 09:38 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 696
Posted By Barry2

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/200x200/453eb80a_2cdf_49a7_9db6_e2515b7dd19e_dc36ca7a39e93a5dced7a9908d6d8d978210ca69.gif
11-17-20, 02:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 605
Posted By Barry2

Removal

You appear to have the lock-ring removed. Is this what you need?
Youtube (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=obtABDKJREQ)
11-16-20, 05:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 821
Posted By Barry2

With titanium prices dropping, the temptation to...

With titanium prices dropping, the temptation to replace screws with lighter titanium is high.
But bare in mind, titanium screws are also graded (rated) for strength, at least the good ones from...
11-12-20, 11:04 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,364
Posted By Barry2

Jadocs, I canít answer that question. For me...

Jadocs,
I canít answer that question.
For me I guess til coach tells me to stop.

I did get in trouble today. He found out Iíve been blowing past my HR budget climbing the hill to my house. ...
11-09-20, 10:34 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,364
Posted By Barry2

If you really want to understand the...

If you really want to understand the relationships there is a good book....
power Meter Handbook by Joe Friel. Velopress

If you want to determine just how much of an estimate a ramp test is........
11-06-20, 04:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 660
Posted By Barry2

I really like this method... ...

I really like this method...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O0YibMDWBAw
11-06-20, 10:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 461
Posted By Barry2

Wrong brake reach

I had similar reach issues with a Rim brake and solved it with THESE (https://bdopcycling.com/product/bdop-offset-brake-pad-holders-pair-silver/)
I suspect that exact solution wont work for you, but...
11-02-20, 08:40 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 990
Posted By Barry2

OP, I got a bunch of opinions when I was...

OP,
I got a bunch of opinions when I was looking to go 6700 with 32.
I finally worked out how the Shimano specs worked posted here (https://www.bikeforums.net/21440099-post12.html)
and which...
11-02-20, 01:47 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,656
Posted By Barry2

Never gamble more that you are prepared to lose! ...

Never gamble more that you are prepared to lose!

Sorry for your loss

Barry
10-31-20, 08:17 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,023
Posted By Barry2

If thatís a fake, Iíd like to meet the person who...

If thatís a fake, Iíd like to meet the person who did it.
itís a really great looking bike.

Barry
10-31-20, 06:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,374
Posted By Barry2

Wahoo support is good. wahoo return policy...

Wahoo support is good.
wahoo return policy should you decide you need it, costs money.
So buy through local dealer. Price is the same, but no shipping in either direction if you choose the right...
10-30-20, 08:48 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,901
Posted By Barry2

They wouldnít take it....... hazardous waste. ...

They wouldnít take it....... hazardous waste.
I can vouch for that!
10-30-20, 08:20 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,901
Posted By Barry2

My JustGo Runt. Iím 6í1Ē and it always gets a...

My JustGo Runt.
Iím 6í1Ē and it always gets a laugh.

my boss moved my office next to his and away from the server room.
So I would ride this through the company to visit the servers.
Donít...
10-29-20, 01:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,066
Posted By Barry2

Apparently, if you add a wahoo speed sensor it is...

Apparently, if you add a wahoo speed sensor it is used to determine a paused ride and not the GPS.
I find my Bolt auto pause very consistent now.

Barry
10-29-20, 01:08 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 4,157
Posted By Barry2

I carry two pair of latex gloves. Good for chain...

I carry two pair of latex gloves. Good for chain issues as well.

Barry
Forum: Road Cycling
10-27-20, 10:52 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,447
Posted By Barry2

If you own a watch, youíll always know the time. ...

If you own a watch, youíll always know the time.
if you own two watches youíll never be sure!

Barry
10-25-20, 10:26 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,783
Posted By Barry2

5000tl

Picked up a goat head in the front tire.
pulled it out, hissed and wept a little sealant, and I just kept riding!

🙂
10-21-20, 02:04 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,172
Posted By Barry2

Internet rule of thumb........ If youíre not...

Internet rule of thumb........

If youíre not paying for the product,
You are the product!


If you are not paying for BF, they are selling you to advertisers.

if you subscribe, those adís...
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