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04-20-21, 07:53 AM
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Posted By franswa

Hi, itís me again. Have a B17 imperial in the...

Hi, itís me again. Have a B17 imperial in the way. I miss the leather Brooks saddles. Now I have a C17 carved thatíll be available for a great price, only 3 months old, around 200 miles of use
04-19-21, 03:16 PM
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Views: 272,008
Posted By franswa

Nice! Red bud tree is one of my favorites

Nice! Red bud tree is one of my favorites
04-18-21, 05:06 PM
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Posted By franswa

The gravel is always greener...

The gravel is always greener...
04-18-21, 05:04 PM
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Posted By franswa

Crushed it today! ...

Crushed it today!


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04-17-21, 07:17 PM
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Posted By franswa

Participated in a small gravel race today. Winds...

Participated in a small gravel race today. Winds were 20-30 mph, which was grueling but had a great experience nonetheless

https://youtu.be/_feqhX894KQ
04-17-21, 07:13 PM
Replies: 809
Views: 192,867
Posted By franswa

possibly marketing, or lack thereof.

possibly marketing, or lack thereof.
04-17-21, 05:26 PM
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Posted By franswa

love that soma

love that soma
04-17-21, 05:21 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 683
Posted By franswa

I think 40 would suffice especially if you go...

I think 40 would suffice especially if you go tubeless and run lower pressures, which you can push that at your weight. Any chance of trying a Kona Rove in your vicinity?
04-16-21, 01:53 PM
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Views: 192,867
Posted By franswa

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04-14-21, 12:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 418
Posted By franswa

I've worn goggles on rides where it was 32f or...

I've worn goggles on rides where it was 32f or below to prevent from tearing up from the cold wind and they still fogged up at times, but my head gets really hot, so that could be why. This time of...
04-14-21, 12:44 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 387
Posted By franswa

I use THIS...

I use THIS (https://outershell.com/shop/cziofh91assn12b2595c4rhsyfr6kq) saddle bag on all my rides and it's really versatile since it's a rolltop, allowing you to make it small on the closer rides...
04-14-21, 07:59 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 387
Posted By franswa

Got a photo of the bike? Seeing the frame might...

Got a photo of the bike? Seeing the frame might help with suggestions.
04-12-21, 01:59 PM
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Views: 272,008
Posted By franswa

Somewhere on your route where you can refill your...

Somewhere on your route where you can refill your bottle or do you just make do with one the entire ride?
04-12-21, 12:36 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 620
Posted By franswa

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04-11-21, 07:00 PM
Replies: 809
Views: 192,867
Posted By franswa

Wanted to upgrade from stock crankset for the...

Wanted to upgrade from stock crankset for the Breezer but it wasnít an easy find since the BB shell is 73mm and I couldnít find any 48/32 cranks with a longer spindle. Praxis, being awesome at what...
04-11-21, 06:50 PM
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Views: 272,008
Posted By franswa

Bridge at the end of our ride ...

Bridge at the end of our ride


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04-05-21, 02:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 338
Posted By franswa

Ya, still good. Another one to consider is the...

Ya, still good. Another one to consider is the PD-A530 which is dual sided and has a platform on the other side. This could be good while you are getting used to clipping in and out.
04-05-21, 02:12 PM
Replies: 1,462
Views: 272,008
Posted By franswa

^^Nice to see everyone getting out this weekend!...

^^Nice to see everyone getting out this weekend! All great photos.

I'm pretty sure there was some proper gravel that my wheels rolled over on Saturday. Still learning how to make video edits that...
03-31-21, 08:50 PM
Replies: 809
Views: 192,867
Posted By franswa

Appreciate the heads up but I really enjoy the...

Appreciate the heads up but I really enjoy the way they feel and roll and donít notice any sluggishness. This combo is a lot lighter than what I had before and quite an improvement with less...
03-29-21, 11:31 AM
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Views: 3,492,148
Posted By franswa

donít drink beer much these days but a maredsous...

donít drink beer much these days but a maredsous tripel sounds nice right about now
03-29-21, 10:24 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,945
Posted By franswa

Bout to start a "packed dirt" sub-forum. Who's...

Bout to start a "packed dirt" sub-forum. Who's in!?
03-28-21, 04:38 PM
Replies: 1,462
Views: 272,008
Posted By franswa

Rather windy day with 17-34 mph gusts ...

Rather windy day with 17-34 mph gusts


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03-28-21, 04:36 PM
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Posted By franswa

nice color match. What camera mount do you have...

nice color match. What camera mount do you have there?
03-26-21, 01:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 401
Posted By franswa

They have a Bike Gallery option in their menu,...

They have a Bike Gallery option in their menu, which leads to their flickr page: https://www.flickr.com/photos/fairlightcycles/albums
03-26-21, 01:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 401
Posted By franswa

Interesting they don't go smaller than a 51.

Interesting they don't go smaller than a 51.
03-26-21, 12:15 PM
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Views: 27,541
Posted By franswa

^^ thatís sick! Is that one of those locks that...

^^ thatís sick! Is that one of those locks that were part of a Kickstarter a few years back?
03-25-21, 02:14 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 594
Posted By franswa

Nothing but positive effects so far! Yea, this...

Nothing but positive effects so far! Yea, this did lower the BB but pedal strike hasn't been an issue and my bike does feel more alive.
03-25-21, 01:59 PM
Replies: 1,462
Views: 272,008
Posted By franswa

Thanks! Pretty new to the gravel riding and video...

Thanks! Pretty new to the gravel riding and video making but enjoying both quite a bit.
03-25-21, 01:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 594
Posted By franswa

I had this same issue with toe overlap and my...

I had this same issue with toe overlap and my 700c wheel set, and while I didn't switch to 650b because of the overlap, it was a nice surprise to not have it any longer. I went from 700x45 >...
03-23-21, 02:32 PM
Replies: 1,462
Views: 272,008
Posted By franswa

Nice! That's quite the elevation gain, too. If...

Nice! That's quite the elevation gain, too. If those paths look this nice in the winter I can only imagine what they look like in the summer
03-23-21, 11:08 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 753
Posted By franswa

I have both, the ZIPP CX on my road bike and...

I have both, the ZIPP CX on my road bike and supacuz on my gravel bike and I like them both, with or without gloves and wet or dry.
03-23-21, 08:00 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 8,110
Posted By franswa

Could be tough right now as most sellers are...

Could be tough right now as most sellers are taking advantage of knowledge that most people received a stimulus and are itching to make use of it.
03-22-21, 05:57 PM
Replies: 1,462
Views: 272,008
Posted By franswa

Moving pictures

Moving pictures
03-18-21, 01:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 505
Posted By franswa

I have a similar setup, but mine is 2x with the...

I have a similar setup, but mine is 2x with the GX 2.1 derailleur and it's been great!
03-18-21, 10:29 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 249
Posted By franswa

A little over budget, but -...

A little over budget, but - https://us.alpkit.com/products/sonder-santiago-frame-and-fork-v1

There's also this, but not available til May -...
03-15-21, 01:24 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 896
Posted By franswa

Yep, that's the only sort of tires I have set up...

Yep, that's the only sort of tires I have set up and once mounted, the manual seating of the bead was far easier for me than getting the tire installed. Hopefully it's the same for you, if you do end...
03-15-21, 11:40 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 896
Posted By franswa

The first time I set up tubeless I followed this...

The first time I set up tubeless I followed this trick and seated the bead on half the rim and the tires inflated easily and beads fully seated with a track pump

https://youtu.be/tE3h4nmDdOo
03-15-21, 11:04 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,036
Posted By franswa

I think my 11t gets used mainly when I have my...

I think my 11t gets used mainly when I have my bike in the work stand.
03-15-21, 06:41 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 366
Posted By franswa

HED Belgium G or Hunt 34 aero wide will get your...

HED Belgium G or Hunt 34 aero wide will get your search started.
03-15-21, 05:47 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 366
Posted By franswa

Whatís your budget?

Whatís your budget?
03-14-21, 08:02 PM
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Views: 192,867
Posted By franswa

which pads?

which pads?
03-14-21, 02:56 PM
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Views: 272,008
Posted By franswa

First ride on new wheels ...

First ride on new wheels

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03-12-21, 11:50 AM
Replies: 809
Views: 192,867
Posted By franswa

New wheels, tires, chain, cassette and rotors...

New wheels, tires, chain, cassette and rotors installed

...
03-10-21, 01:17 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 702
Posted By franswa

my road bike(torture machine) and gravel bike...

my road bike(torture machine) and gravel bike have extremely different geo and thus I use different saddles

...
03-09-21, 09:12 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 5,700
Posted By franswa

Thanks, thereís 28 spokes

Thanks, thereís 28 spokes
03-09-21, 02:02 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 16,128
Posted By franswa

Heyyyyy! Wow, what a beauty.

Heyyyyy! Wow, what a beauty.
03-09-21, 01:53 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 5,700
Posted By franswa

Still need to install new RD and longer chain to...

Still need to install new RD and longer chain to accommodate new cassette before I can take em for a spin, but pretty pumped. About 2 pounds lighter than stock wheelset!
03-09-21, 12:24 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 5,700
Posted By franswa

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Wheels arrived. 650b adventure carbon, set up...
03-09-21, 11:27 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 459
Posted By franswa

Yup, and the more mud that accumulates on the...

Yup, and the more mud that accumulates on the tire, the more sluggish it will feel.
03-08-21, 03:51 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 591
Posted By franswa

Double tap is not a bad system, just different. ...

Double tap is not a bad system, just different.

I got my first nike with SRAM in January and it took half a ride to adjust. Hadn't ridden my Shimano bike until yesterday and was a little lost at...
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