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Forum: Road Cycling
08-02-20, 12:47 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 767
Posted By kansukee

Check this out:...

Check this out: https://www.bicycling.com/bikes-gear/a20045476/effetto-mariposa-s-carogna-tubular-gluing-tape-makes-regular-glue-look-bad/

"Make sure to buy the right size. The tape comes in two...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-29-20, 08:07 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 767
Posted By kansukee

And btw, don't even bother gluing. I did it for...

And btw, don't even bother gluing. I did it for years till I found out about Efetto Mariposa Carogna tape. You can mount two tires in less than ten minutes and ride them the very next day. Pulls off...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-29-20, 08:04 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 767
Posted By kansukee

What you said. I have just carried a spare for...

What you said. I have just carried a spare for years and flats happen very seldom anyway.
07-27-20, 01:38 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 5,298
Posted By kansukee

I had no idea. Do you have any plans for those...

I had no idea. Do you have any plans for those hubs or are you open to parting with any of them?
07-22-20, 04:12 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 5,298
Posted By kansukee

Thatís exactly what they are 🙂

Thatís exactly what they are 🙂
07-01-20, 07:54 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 5,300
Posted By kansukee

Thank you and yes, itís the laser blue.

Thank you and yes, itís the laser blue.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-19-20, 05:52 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,498
Posted By kansukee

What could possibly go wrong?

What could possibly go wrong?
Forum: Road Cycling
06-19-20, 02:31 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,323
Posted By kansukee

Record 12 comes up to $1,297.00 and Chorus 12 is...

Record 12 comes up to $1,297.00 and Chorus 12 is $939 at Bike24. Campy has become very competitive lately.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-18-20, 08:27 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,323
Posted By kansukee

Just buy a nice 12 groupset from Campy, it's been...

Just buy a nice 12 groupset from Campy, it's been out for about a year now. If you buy carefully from Europe you can get yours for a very competitive price. I got my Record 12 groupset from bike24...
06-16-20, 03:58 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 5,300
Posted By kansukee

I donít know exactly when it was made but I...

I donít know exactly when it was made but I bought the frameset almost two years ago from Ciclicorsa. Got it for half the price that other sites were selling theirs for...crazy how much theyíll ask...
06-16-20, 02:18 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 5,300
Posted By kansukee

This came out to 19.8 pounds without really...

This came out to 19.8 pounds without really trying. Not one single carbon part in this bike so yes, a good solid steel frame bike under 20 pounds is certainly doable. Running 25s but I have put 27s...
05-19-20, 07:12 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 8,549
Posted By kansukee

Neither. They are both boring as hell, mass...

Neither. They are both boring as hell, mass produced bikes.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-15-20, 01:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 330
Posted By kansukee

You could also buy my 30mm carbon tubular set...

You could also buy my 30mm carbon tubular set with Powertap for $700, almost new. Much better value than anything out there.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-07-20, 08:21 AM
Replies: 123
Views: 8,254
Posted By kansukee

I got this frameset (leftover 2018) for under...

I got this frameset (leftover 2018) for under $1700, just got new bars and stem to match and moved my Record 12 groupset over. I have to say that the fit and finish and the glossy/matte paint combo...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-20-20, 02:47 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 15,057
Posted By kansukee

I only run tubulars and just went up to a 28mm...

I only run tubulars and just went up to a 28mm Veloflex Raven. Used to run Vlaanderens which are spec'ed at 27mm and I loved the soft ride; can't imagine these being any worse.
04-16-20, 07:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 295
Posted By kansukee

Hi, thanks for that but unfortunately this is...

Hi, thanks for that but unfortunately this is about impossible to here in the U.S...
04-14-20, 01:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 295
Posted By kansukee

Looking for recommendations on paint cleaner for matte finish.

Just what the title says. I have a Cervelo S5 with a combo of glossy and matte paint and I'm running out of the Orange Seal stuff and can't find it anywhere. Thanks in advance!
04-11-20, 07:57 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 615
Posted By kansukee

Powertap G3 wheelset for sale (3 wheels)

Two rear, one front wheel. They are all 30mm x24mm so very light and a bit aero, great for training. The rear with the Powertap G3 hub has DT Swiss spokes, the other two are built with Sapims.
...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-08-20, 09:41 AM
Replies: 19,516
Views: 4,131,373
Posted By kansukee

Got me some new Bora One tubulars for a screaming...

Got me some new Bora One tubulars for a screaming deal, two Veloflex Raven tires and a Berk Lupina padded saddle for my S5.
04-08-20, 08:41 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 5,298
Posted By kansukee

I had wanted a Cinelli XCR for a long time but...

I had wanted a Cinelli XCR for a long time but then I found out about Barco. I definitely want internal cable routing so that and the price make the Barco my choice for that next build.
04-07-20, 09:57 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 5,298
Posted By kansukee

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/cinelli_775_6b125012e3af7499e5229b670be292b09021774b.jpg

My SC with 11 spd Campy.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-06-20, 08:43 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 14,452
Posted By kansukee

This is my Supercorsa :) I built it with a mix of...

This is my Supercorsa :) I built it with a mix of Campy 11 speed (Potenza derailleurs and Dia-Compe DT shifters, Athena aero brake levers and Potenza brakes and a Centaur UT crankset), Cinelli XA...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-31-20, 04:43 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 4,312
Posted By kansukee

I can turn that around and ask you for pics to...

I can turn that around and ask you for pics to back up anything you say. See how easy that is? I do 10-12k miles a year and I have seen many triathletes running Campy and I know a few of them. But...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-31-20, 04:38 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 4,312
Posted By kansukee

Nope, no one here is even talking about that...

Nope, no one here is even talking about that except you. And this goes for every brand: only uninformed saps pay retail so why would I even make a price comparison using retail prices? That would be...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-31-20, 02:53 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 4,312
Posted By kansukee

Straw man alert! Stop playing stupid.

Straw man alert! Stop playing stupid.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-31-20, 02:52 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 4,312
Posted By kansukee

Did I mention Kona *anywhere* in my comment? No....

Did I mention Kona *anywhere* in my comment? No. And I wouldn't live in Texas either, bro.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-31-20, 02:46 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 4,312
Posted By kansukee

No, he's saying that it's a bull**** reference...

No, he's saying that it's a bull**** reference point when anyone with half a working brain can go to any UK or German site and buy Campy for much less. I paid less than $1300 for a complete Record 12...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-31-20, 02:42 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 4,312
Posted By kansukee

Yeah, come to SoFla and you'll see plenty of...

Yeah, come to SoFla and you'll see plenty of tri-geeks that use not just regular Campagnolo but EPS, especially on Cervelos. It isn't as popular as ****mano but it's there.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-27-20, 07:24 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,657
Posted By kansukee

I have had both and properly installed, PF BBs...

I have had both and properly installed, PF BBs are fine. My first time with one of these wasn't as good but all it took was using he correct loctite and primer. My Look 675 had BB85, my current...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-25-20, 11:56 AM
Replies: 1,266
Views: 155,529
Posted By kansukee

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1760x2000/1_23dd7987326fbe057ba20f63ca8456a538a72d61.jpg...
Forum: For Sale
03-18-20, 01:22 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 736
Posted By kansukee

For sale: carbon tubular wheelset with Powertap G3 plus extra rear wheel.

As the title says. These are built using 30mmx24mm wide carbon tubular rims in the more aero U shape, matte finish, 24/20 holes using DT spokes for the rear. Barely used for 3 months; the front wheel...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-09-20, 06:48 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,548
Posted By kansukee

Another vote for De Rosa. Everyone and their...

Another vote for De Rosa. Everyone and their mother rides a Pinarello these days.
03-08-20, 08:58 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 597
Posted By kansukee

You may be onto something but I guess I wonít...

You may be onto something but I guess I wonít ever know; I had them toss the old chain when I went to yet another shop that seemed competent for a change.
03-07-20, 04:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 597
Posted By kansukee

Update: I got a new Record chain installed, this...

Update: I got a new Record chain installed, this time using the included ultralink chain pin. $47 shipped and worth every penny, considering that the standalone ultralink sells for 12-14 bucks. The...
03-05-20, 09:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 597
Posted By kansukee

Here are a couple of pics; the chain is...

Here are a couple of pics; the chain is noticeably less noisy now that I used Chain-L on it but itís still there. These are the two loudest cogs.

...
03-05-20, 05:21 PM
03-05-20, 03:10 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 597
Posted By kansukee

Yes, I actually learned last week that he was...

Yes, I actually learned last week that he was fired. This whole chain/cassette combo had really low mileage since I hadnít been riding much, only put about 350 mikes this January. Iím staying between...
03-05-20, 01:29 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 597
Posted By kansukee

It had one quick link before taking apart the...

It had one quick link before taking apart the other bike and when they broke the chain, the mechanic apparently didn't realize there was a quick link in place. Then the other place ended up adding...
03-05-20, 08:57 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 597
Posted By kansukee

Clattering noise on some cogs with Record 12 mechanical and Cervelo S5.

Well, I bought the frameset like I usually do and moved the Record 12 mechanical group from my old Look 675 frame over to this. I had a local lbs do the assembly for me.

The problem I am having is...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-21-20, 10:09 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,997
Posted By kansukee

Very nicely done. I had those same hubs on...

Very nicely done. I had those same hubs on another bike and they are among the best.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-18-20, 12:28 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,997
Posted By kansukee

Check out my Cinelli SC. I built it from the bare...

Check out my Cinelli SC. I built it from the bare frameset using modern Campagnolo 11 speed with Diacompe DT shifters for that retro look and feel. It's a real showstopper and conversation starter...
01-23-20, 12:22 PM
Replies: 2,232
Views: 776,016
Posted By kansukee

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1124/edd2d367_2e24_4088_a3e4_22c4fad66f53_2a985020ad82bb161196f65fc1876c4e8190ff6c.jpeg
Cinelli SC with a mix of 11 speed Campy, Diacompe...
01-22-20, 11:59 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 659
Posted By kansukee

Thanks, I thought it was just me going crazy.

Thanks, I thought it was just me going crazy.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-08-20, 08:15 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 7,600
Posted By kansukee

^^^This. I went from 11 speed EPS to 12 speed...

^^^This. I went from 11 speed EPS to 12 speed Record and this bike shifts even faster. Also, being able to use Ultrashift again kicks ass.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-02-19, 11:15 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,854
Posted By kansukee

No brainer, go with Campy. Better looking, longer...

No brainer, go with Campy. Better looking, longer lasting and rebuildable plus higher resale.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-23-19, 11:20 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 12,377
Posted By kansukee

As far as Il Massimo, I had a frame built a...

As far as Il Massimo, I had a frame built a couple of years ago and while I was happy at the beginning, it ended up being a disappointment. The paint started bubbling a bit under the seatstays and by...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-18-19, 09:26 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,559
Posted By kansukee

30mm deep, 24mm wide U-shaped carbon rims on my...

30mm deep, 24mm wide U-shaped carbon rims on my Look.
08-29-19, 01:21 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 5,298
Posted By kansukee

I own a Cinelli Supercorsa, beautiful classic...

I own a Cinelli Supercorsa, beautiful classic frame that rides and handles great. Sometime in the future I will buy another of their frames and build it up. It's nice not having the same bike as...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-29-19, 08:21 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 22,439
Posted By kansukee

I like 52-36 because here in SoFla we don't have...

I like 52-36 because here in SoFla we don't have any real hills but when I ride in the Clermont/Mnt Dora areas it's nice to have something smaller than a 39T for your small ring. So for me it's the...
08-26-19, 09:00 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 7,959
Posted By kansukee

I don't know about this ^. For example, I have...

I don't know about this ^. For example, I have hit 38.5 unassisted chasing a couple of guys and not even getting out of the saddle (people that know me give me crap because I don't get out of the...
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