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Forum: Road Cycling
03-31-20, 07:12 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 182
Posted By Canker

I also have a Vortex and it is alright. Chain...

I also have a Vortex and it is alright. Chain Reactions was dumping them last year for around $230 so I figured why not give it a try. The 800 watts limit could be an issue if you are strong,...
03-30-20, 07:08 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 200
Posted By Canker

tomtomtom is wrong. Dsaul posted before him...

tomtomtom is wrong. Dsaul posted before him showing a 48/32 option for your 105 crankset but they also make a 46/30, I'm running the 46/30 on my 105 crankset myself. Now cost wise the GRX setup...
03-27-20, 10:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 223
Posted By Canker

12 speed will work fine you just have to run a ...

12 speed will work fine you just have to run a cassette like Sunrace's 11-50 12 speed cassette that still use the standard freehub.
03-21-20, 04:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 149
Posted By Canker

None of them "need" wide rims they will just work...

None of them "need" wide rims they will just work a lot better on wide rims.
https://www.pinkbike.com/news/rim-widths-comparison-test-mountain-bike.html
03-17-20, 10:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 446
Posted By Canker

Could just save get the S3 version that comes...

Could just save get the S3 version that comes with a 2x 46/30 crank or install a 46/30 crank and FD on the S2 version. Sounds like the S2 has a front shifter already
"Shimano GRX ST-RX600 Dual...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-14-20, 03:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 525
Posted By Canker

Absolute Black makes oval 110mm chainrings in...

Absolute Black makes oval 110mm chainrings in 46/30. I have them on my shimano 105 cranks. They are super pricey though and at this time if I were to do it I'd just get a set of shimano GRX cranks...
03-14-20, 01:35 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 335
Posted By Canker

Doesn't matter, either will work. You can also...

Doesn't matter, either will work. You can also just switch out the 9 speed cassette for the 8 and keep what you have.
03-08-20, 10:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 276
Posted By Canker

TRP Spyre. Never had any problems adjusting...

TRP Spyre.
Never had any problems adjusting them, one of the reasons I like them so much. You just adjust the outer pad in till it just starts to rub and back it off a little and then repeat on the...
03-04-20, 11:34 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,865
Posted By Canker

and beside you can't walk into a Walmart and buy...

and beside you can't walk into a Walmart and buy one of these nor can you get your bike fixed there so I don't see what the problem is. It is just another online only bike brand that happens to be...
02-25-20, 11:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 372
Posted By Canker

I know the problem is already being solved but...

I know the problem is already being solved but just in case somebody does a search in the future and finds this thread.
The KS Eten does not have an air valve. It is a very entry level post and I...
02-07-20, 12:20 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 603
Posted By Canker

They just want to sell their own sealant

They just want to sell their own sealant
02-01-20, 05:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 411
Posted By Canker

Not really. You get your sag in the range YT...

Not really. You get your sag in the range YT specs and then tweak the air pressure up and down from there to get it to feel how you like it.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-21-20, 11:51 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,142
Posted By Canker

Try the business card trick again only put it on...

Try the business card trick again only put it on one side and then try and standing and see if it rubs. If it does do the card trick but on the other pad and try again. You may just have to do it the...
01-16-20, 11:27 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 425
Posted By Canker

they are mountain bike wheels. Just run the...

they are mountain bike wheels. Just run the shimano 11-34 road cassette.
01-15-20, 02:24 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 425
Posted By Canker

11-34 fits ...

11-34 fits
https://cyclingtips.com/2018/03/shimano-ultegra-hg-800-11-34t-cassette-review/
01-14-20, 11:16 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 652
Posted By Canker

Check ebay too. A few weeks ago Radians were...

Check ebay too. A few weeks ago Radians were selling for $80 brand new. They were tapered and through axle though.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-30-19, 10:04 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 7,387
Posted By Canker

I guess we needed one more of these threads to...

I guess we needed one more of these threads to finish off the decade.
12-28-19, 04:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 383
Posted By Canker

yep people worry about this way too much. It...

yep people worry about this way too much. It really isn't that important and happens just by riding.
12-27-19, 09:24 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 642
Posted By Canker

Yes Sram 12 speed is better than shimano 10 but...

Yes Sram 12 speed is better than shimano 10 but drivetrain isn't the important part. The geometry of the frame, wheels, and fork are more important and expensive to upgrade.
12-23-19, 01:45 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 990
Posted By Canker

The Ibis Ripmo is a enduro full suspension bike...

The Ibis Ripmo is a enduro full suspension bike so not exactly a good example of a lightweight mountain bike frame. Look at some XC carbon hardtails instead like say a
https://www.unno.com/aora/...
12-19-19, 07:48 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 990
Posted By Canker

I bought a Tacx Vortex last winter when...

I bought a Tacx Vortex last winter when Chainreactions was dumping them for $230. I hated riding my fluid trainer and doing intervals but I did it. I don't like riding my smart trainer on zwift but...
12-17-19, 10:09 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,409
Posted By Canker

I have pretty bad tow overlap on my CX bike but...

I have pretty bad tow overlap on my CX bike but it is somewhat my fault since I have my cleats pushed all the way back towards my heals. Don't really notice it in my road setup with 28mm tires but I...
12-16-19, 07:05 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 329
Posted By Canker

Don't get hung up on women's vs men's bikes. In...

Don't get hung up on women's vs men's bikes. In most cases the only difference is the seat, paint, and maybe the stem length.
12-15-19, 05:38 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 681
Posted By Canker

Well since all 3 of my mountain bikes still have...

Well since all 3 of my mountain bikes still have those bits even though they are all 1x yes.
11-27-19, 05:07 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,362
Posted By Canker

I'm not looking up the geometries of the bikes...

I'm not looking up the geometries of the bikes since you only listed one anyway but I'd say geometry. The 140mm bike is probably slacker in the front end which makes it more stable going downhill...
11-20-19, 02:38 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,842
Posted By Canker

Hydraulic at least in this case is actually...

Hydraulic at least in this case is actually easier to install than mechanical. He is only doing the front and they come pre-bled so all he has to do is install them and live with the hose being a...
11-13-19, 11:44 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,618
Posted By Canker

https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B000TPC7HU/ref=p...

https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B000TPC7HU/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_asin_title_o02_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1
that is what has been on my mtn bike now since 2017 and seems to be working fine.
...
11-08-19, 01:40 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 878
Posted By Canker

yep. Worried about something that isn't really...

yep. Worried about something that isn't really an issue. A GPX file is very small.
11-08-19, 01:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 569
Posted By Canker

Nobody here is going to be able to tell you the...

Nobody here is going to be able to tell you the right PSI for you. The weight/7 thing is just a rough starting point. If you ride super aggressive in a rocky area that might be too low, if you ride...
11-08-19, 01:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 318
Posted By Canker

You are riding on road and gravel so the standard...

You are riding on road and gravel so the standard as low as you can go without pinch flatting rule doesn't really apply to you. Pump them up as high as you want wihtout going over the printed max...
10-27-19, 07:51 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,078
Posted By Canker

Do you need an external dropper? There are a...

Do you need an external dropper?
There are a few decent droppers for around $100 these days but the only one I'm familiar with is the KS e-ten and mine has been fine. I've had it around 3 years...
10-27-19, 07:47 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,350
Posted By Canker

I have two sets of tifosi podium xc glasses. I...

I have two sets of tifosi podium xc glasses. I went with them mainly down to price. As nice as a set of Oakley would be I can't justify the money when there is a high chance of breaking them or...
10-20-19, 10:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 534
Posted By Canker

Just get bar mitts

Just get bar mitts
10-20-19, 10:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 637
Posted By Canker

I'm sure either one will work fine. Check to...

I'm sure either one will work fine. Check to make sure your chain isn't too long first.
10-12-19, 02:48 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,031
Posted By Canker

Taking a propane torch to your pads takes care of...

Taking a propane torch to your pads takes care of the porous issue.
10-12-19, 02:44 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,100
Posted By Canker

The downhillers version of a gravel bike? What...

The downhillers version of a gravel bike? What is the head angle on that?
10-12-19, 02:37 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,590
Posted By Canker

Does everybody use navigation all the time? I...

Does everybody use navigation all the time? I used it twice this year. I always think I need navigation on my GPS units but in reality eh not really. I'm either riding with somebody else who knows...
10-08-19, 10:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 353
Posted By Canker

I'm no expert of remote lockouts but what it...

I'm no expert of remote lockouts but what it looks like you have there is a remote lockout setup missing the cable. Do you have an extra shifter looking dohicky on the bars not being used?
...
10-03-19, 10:32 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 7,387
Posted By Canker

Wait a second,,,,, you mean the brake subforum on...

Wait a second,,,,, you mean the brake subforum on a bike forum has brake question on it? I thought you were talking about the generic mtn bike section here. As for the 200k posts big whoop. mtbr has...
10-02-19, 10:28 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 7,387
Posted By Canker

It isn't. The only post I see on the whole first...

It isn't. The only post I see on the whole first page is somebody asking if a 203mm rotor will fit on the rear of their frame. Don't feel like looking any further back.
10-01-19, 10:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 381
Posted By Canker

Normally I'd say 1x12 is the way to go but on...

Normally I'd say 1x12 is the way to go but on gravel with a 30t upfront and a 11-50 in the rear I'd be worried about spinning out, not enough top end speed. Yeah you could put a bigger chainring on...
09-30-19, 02:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 785
Posted By Canker

https://www.amazon.com/3M-Scotch-Tape/dp/B0772YNDF...

https://www.amazon.com/3M-Scotch-Tape/dp/B0772YNDF4
and for areas that really take a heavy beating
09-25-19, 01:36 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 244
Posted By Canker

There is what you should do and what we actually...

There is what you should do and what we actually do

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=23bv30TYPSE
09-24-19, 10:35 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 7,024
Posted By Canker

https://www.jensonusa.com/Marin-Pine-Mountain-Bike...

https://www.jensonusa.com/Marin-Pine-Mountain-Bike-2019

bikesdirect used to have some decent ones as well but their website is actin up for me atm so I can't look. The problem with rigid bikes is...
09-19-19, 10:26 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,015
Posted By Canker

Even a 46 is a lot. My drop bar ROAD!!! bike...

Even a 46 is a lot. My drop bar ROAD!!! bike which is carbon everything has 46/30 chainrings on it. It does double duty as a gravel bike which is why I have that gearing but even on the road with...
09-18-19, 01:31 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,382
Posted By Canker

The ride or drive to trails thing eh it depends....

The ride or drive to trails thing eh it depends. I personally wouldn't want to ride 10 miles (20 round trip) on the road just to get to the trails and then do another 15 on the trails. Riding a mtn...
09-09-19, 01:15 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,063
Posted By Canker

Well if that cracks completely it won't kill you...

Well if that cracks completely it won't kill you so if you really want it and it is only $50 go for it. Personally I'd skip even bothering to try fixing it. Go to a autoparts store and buy a hose...
09-05-19, 01:56 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,520
Posted By Canker

Yeah I agree. I think the 120-140ish bikes are...

Yeah I agree. I think the 120-140ish bikes are really the best of both world unless you are racing XC or Enduro. There is very little downside to my Intense Spider 140/130 bike on XC trails and...
08-28-19, 10:29 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,234
Posted By Canker

Jordon Boostmaster is the only one I watch that...

Jordon Boostmaster is the only one I watch that hasn't already been brought up. Another mtber mostly freeride(downhill type stuff with jumps).
08-27-19, 10:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,315
Posted By Canker

https://www.archercomponents.com/ That would...

https://www.archercomponents.com/
That would also work
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