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Forum: Road Cycling
11-10-19, 11:29 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 403
Posted By TheDudeIsHere

Remove it and start over. :innocent:

Remove it and start over. :innocent:
Forum: Road Cycling
11-10-19, 07:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 403
Posted By noodle soup

Most people start the wrap at the bar end, and...

Most people start the wrap at the bar end, and don't run into this problem.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-10-19, 02:31 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 852
Posted By jim_pridx

Wow! There's quite a few musicians in here! I'm a...

Wow! There's quite a few musicians in here! I'm a guitarist as well, and I've been cycling and playing guitar regularly (pro for many years) for over 50 years. I found out very early on that I needed...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-10-19, 12:35 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 852
Posted By 79pmooney

Good for you! (My post here is totally off...

Good for you! (My post here is totally off topic. Skip it if you are interested in the OP's question.) You are taking my place. I donated every two weeks in Boston in the early days; late '70s. ...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-10-19, 08:05 AM
Replies: 26,607
Views: 16,433,067
Posted By BillyD

Attention please

Whoa. Iím not sure when this thread turned into a critique thread, but it didnít start out that way nor is it intended to be that way. This behavior of criticizing someone elseís bike is for the Hot...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-09-19, 10:29 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,227
Posted By N00b_Cyclist

NBD - Too Much Trek - Domane SLR UDi2 - ICON "Molten Marble"

So I had a post already drafted in the "What bike do you have" thread, and just went to finally submit the post with pictures today...and realized it was "closed for cleanup". So I'll just post a...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-09-19, 09:39 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,760
Posted By soonerrebel

Mr Binky, I'm glad you are ok but please...

Mr Binky,


I'm glad you are ok but please follow this advice ...PLEASE!!

1. Stay off ALL forms of social media in regards to this incident.
2. If you are not satisfied with your attorney look...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-09-19, 06:56 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,760
Posted By Madridjoe

The guy who hit me back in 2012, had no...

The guy who hit me back in 2012, had no insurance, and nothing of value, I got nothing from him for the damage to my bike, my broken scapula or my messed up back. But my friend who was just in front...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-06-19, 02:09 PM
Replies: 752
Views: 81,774
Posted By 7daysaweek

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1290/img_20191019_155422_2_e74e3137a0c880c4ccf254896ca8b4ca09272221.jpg
Forum: Road Cycling
11-04-19, 03:36 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,142
Posted By hagak

Accommodate different rims is why.

Accommodate different rims is why.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-04-19, 12:10 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,330
Posted By Seattle Forrest

I've had bikes that cleared 23s but wouldn't...

I've had bikes that cleared 23s but wouldn't clear 25s.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-04-19, 11:56 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,330
Posted By big john

I have a bike that will not fit 25s, 23 is a...

I have a bike that will not fit 25s, 23 is a tight squeeze.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-04-19, 12:26 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 302
Posted By jbchybridrider

I had a sunny but chilly days ride on a typical...

I had a sunny but chilly days ride on a typical route. Took an original 1990 road bike with 42-25 lowest gear so not a fast ride until going down hill. :thumb: climbed 3200f
...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-02-19, 05:52 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,337
Posted By Sy Reene

I woulda kept it anyway.. just not have sweat...

I woulda kept it anyway.. just not have sweat dripping all over the new stuff.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-01-19, 10:34 PM
Replies: 26,607
Views: 16,433,067
Posted By 2cam16

I didn't realize I made you my bike-fit person....

I didn't realize I made you my bike-fit person. :rolleyes:
I don't know about you but after I rebuild my bikes and go out for it's FIRST RIDE, I ALWAYS make adjustments after. Besides, that's how I...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-31-19, 07:19 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,106
Posted By firebird854

I currently have two bikes, each with a separate...

I currently have two bikes, each with a separate power meter, first I will say, I would never buy a power meter used, these things tend to fail... constantly... and having support is very...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-30-19, 03:36 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,106
Posted By Seattle Forrest

Used PowerTap hub tends to be a good deal. ...

Used PowerTap hub tends to be a good deal.

What part of the bike you want a PM in depends on a lot of things. If you want to share it between bikes, if you use multiple wheels, your favorite...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-26-19, 09:46 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,927
Posted By cycledogg

Wow, I couldn't have said it better. :thumb:

Wow, I couldn't have said it better. :thumb:
Forum: Road Cycling
10-26-19, 04:43 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,927
Posted By downhillmaster

You bought the SuperSix, TCR, and S3 all within a...

You bought the SuperSix, TCR, and S3 all within a very short period of time and still test out other bikes for curiosity sake just in case (or hopes is more like it) something else wows you?
No...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-25-19, 11:58 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,927
Posted By kingston

I've always thought the supersix was the best...

I've always thought the supersix was the best looking carbon frame, but all my bikes are made of steel and titanium so that look appeals to me.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-25-19, 10:32 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,927
Posted By topflightpro

What do you mean by "lively?" Some bikes...

What do you mean by "lively?"

Some bikes dull road noise really well, which makes for a dead feeling bike, even if it may be more stiff and agile than bikes deemed more lively.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-13-19, 09:52 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 768
Posted By Robert A

Two years ago, I posted the same questions as...

Two years ago, I posted the same questions as you, and someone suggested I consider aluminum. After my first ride on a CAAD12 nothing was quite the same in terms of handling and road feel. I went to...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-07-19, 11:41 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,057
Posted By rkalak

Here are some photos: ...

Here are some photos:

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/img_20191004_184147_611d28059df8d145b658f31e198cfd88dcb68eeb.jpg...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-07-19, 12:27 PM
Replies: 380
Views: 23,520
Posted By burnthesheep

Uhmmm, if folks know for sure.......just flag it....

Uhmmm, if folks know for sure.......just flag it. If the person can't provide pretty solid proof, Strava won't reinstate. Then the person has to try it again.

Nobody can really get offended at a...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-03-19, 07:53 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,249
Posted By pickettt

Enjoy it, donít make it a chore. Ride the wheels...

Enjoy it, donít make it a chore. Ride the wheels that are on the rental bike.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-30-19, 10:33 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 5,876
Posted By Rides4Beer

Adjust your RD properly and you don't need one....

Adjust your RD properly and you don't need one. :thumb:
Forum: Road Cycling
09-28-19, 06:05 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,647
Posted By fstshrk

For power meter research, I really like DC...

For power meter research, I really like DC Rainmaker's reviews (https://www.dcrainmaker.com/product-reviews/power-meters)

For pacing with a power meter, I know what my FTP is and try to keep it...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-27-19, 07:52 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,544
Posted By big john

You also need a chain whip and a wrench with...

You also need a chain whip and a wrench with which to turn the lockring tool. I wouldn't advise a mechanically inept person to do it.

Ever been on a group ride and watched guys try to change a...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-24-19, 10:27 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 5,583
Posted By mstateglfr

You are new to riding and bought an almost $6000...

You are new to riding and bought an almost $6000 bike. It isnt going to hold you back. You are going to hold the bike back due to lack of strength/endurance/experience.

Who specifically are the...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-24-19, 07:30 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,647
Posted By ooga-booga

piuma/stunt: ...

piuma/stunt:

https://www.strava.com/routes/21925516


las flores/hume/rambla pacifico/schueren

https://www.strava.com/routes/21925473
Forum: Road Cycling
09-24-19, 06:19 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,086
Posted By sumgy

Yep, I have them on both of my road bikes. ...

Yep, I have them on both of my road bikes.
Won't ride anything else.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-24-19, 06:17 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,086
Posted By Nessism

I've been riding Speedplay going back to the...

I've been riding Speedplay going back to the solid aluminum puck version X-series jobbies. Love um. A little sad to see them gobbled up by a conglomerate but that's the way of the world these days I...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-13-19, 10:15 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,872
Posted By Steamer

I found that a lot of discomfort that I thought...

I found that a lot of discomfort that I thought was chafing was actually due to hairs being pulled on. 2 minutes with a clipper to clean things up really helped.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-13-19, 09:48 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,436
Posted By Psimet2001

10 years and counting

September 16. 2009 I officially filed to make PSIMET a business.

The business grew from the early interactions I had here. I would be remiss if I didn't celebrate the 10th anniversary of the...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-10-19, 04:25 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,532
Posted By tomato coupe

That's why I use a power meter instead of a heart...

That's why I use a power meter instead of a heart rate monitor -- exceeding your maximum power doesn't have any of those drastic consequences.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-09-19, 10:57 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,430
Posted By softreset

I picked up a random stranger who got dropped

This evening while driving home from work on my usual route, I had the Sacramento area river ride zip past me. Or at least I think that's what it was, they were coming down W Elverta Road (just NW of...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-04-19, 08:39 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 5,908
Posted By AlmostTrick

Right, that's why a well adjusted mirror along...

Right, that's why a well adjusted mirror along with proper monitoring is better. No driver ever sneaks up on me, I can easily tell where they are, how fast they are approaching, and if they have...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-03-19, 11:39 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,198
Posted By Carbonfiberboy

That all went exactly like it's supposed to. Glad...

That all went exactly like it's supposed to. Glad you had a fun ride and a good workout.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-28-19, 08:44 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 6,128
Posted By jon c.

Sunday I encountered 4 different people cutting...

Sunday I encountered 4 different people cutting grass by the roadside on riding mowers. All four of them turned away from the road and cut the engine as I approached. Near the end of the ride, I...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-10-19, 12:04 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,751
Posted By nomadmax

Does PR stand for "paragraphs"? ;)

Does PR stand for "paragraphs"? ;)
Forum: Road Cycling
08-06-19, 03:07 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,080
Posted By mkadam68

You're new to the group. They're going to call...

You're new to the group. They're going to call you out on stuff until you ride like they expect or they all just get used to your style. Safer that way.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-15-19, 04:01 PM
Replies: 2,846
Views: 323,760
Posted By ksryder

17 mph!?!? Were you on ebikes?!?

17 mph!?!? Were you on ebikes?!?
Forum: Road Cycling
07-09-19, 06:25 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,187
Posted By alcjphil

Here is the deal: with electronic shifting, pros...

Here is the deal: with electronic shifting, pros and beginners are all equal as far as shifting goes. If you want the lightest bike possible, buy one with your preference of mechanical groupset. If...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-08-19, 01:07 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,818
Posted By Nachoman

On shorter climbs (less than ten minutes) I like...

On shorter climbs (less than ten minutes) I like to start at a slower pace and then start pushing the last 25%.
On longer climbs, I have to resort to digging deep into my suitcase of courage.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-08-19, 12:45 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,985
Posted By BarryJo

I don't like the new trend towards integration,...

I don't like the new trend towards integration, with proprietary stems/ handlebars, etc.
I love my 2013 Evo and was seriously ready to consider the 2020 Evo until I realized I probably wouldn't be...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-07-19, 11:46 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,625
Posted By Camilo

I often pass fellow group riders downhill because...

I often pass fellow group riders downhill because (1) I like to go as fast as possible downhill and they don't and (2), I work harder at going fast downhill (pushing over the top, body position,...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-07-19, 10:53 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,625
Posted By caloso

Meh. If you’re not putting others at risk,...

Meh. If you’re not putting others at risk, causing gaps, or otherwise being a jackass, I wouldn’t sweat it.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-07-19, 09:19 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,625
Posted By Carbonfiberboy

It also doesn't make sense because that's not...

It also doesn't make sense because that's not what's happening - being told us by someone who has a bone to pick. I've frequently gone by the leaders with a 5-10 mph speed differential. I don't...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-05-19, 10:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 958
Posted By CarloM

NBD - Cannondale SuperSix Evo Ultegra Di2 (2018), or: another dumb impulse purchase

A fool and his money are soon parted...
- ancient proverb probably written with me in mind

I took advantage of my LBS's 4th of July sale on the 2018 Cannondale models. I mean I'm a believer of...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-05-19, 05:34 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,849
Posted By Sy Reene

Sorry, but not sure I see the causality between a...

Sorry, but not sure I see the causality between a separated bike lane and a shopping cart being where it wasn't supposed to be?
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