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09-24-20, 09:58 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 265
Posted By jadocs

Frame material, componentry and...

Frame material, componentry and aesthetics...Aesthetics usually ends up being the deciding factor because frame material and componentry usually end up being a wash on the high end of the scale (for...
09-24-20, 08:42 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 153
Posted By jadocs

Wow! nice!

Wow! nice!
09-24-20, 07:25 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 815
Posted By jadocs

Gorgeous bike! I'd love to find one in my size...

Gorgeous bike! I'd love to find one in my size someday.
09-24-20, 07:20 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 730
Posted By jadocs

Cool, I'm going to buy it on iTunes then when it...

Cool, I'm going to buy it on iTunes then when it goes on sale.
09-23-20, 04:23 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 2,617
Posted By jadocs

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

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1400x1050/94904823_314d_40d5_b3a8_bd1a6c5d021c_77858f70e1bb3dc1625c6b646f466469c0eb6bf8.jpeg
09-23-20, 01:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 579
Posted By jadocs

That would be terrible...you would be better off...

That would be terrible...you would be better off playing a youtube video. YouTube has training videos from a first person perspective riding.

As mentioned before....look at FulGaz if you want real...
09-23-20, 11:39 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 421
Posted By jadocs

Have you tried it the other way? I mean have you...

Have you tried it the other way? I mean have you tried to shift to a lower gear, stay seated, and spin up the hill?

If you have and are more comfortable doing it your way, then keep doing what is...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-23-20, 09:30 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 319
Posted By jadocs

Well, going off the 2017 data and the fact that...

Well, going off the 2017 data and the fact that you are currently dialed in with a 100mm stem on the 695....and the XS Cinelli reach is 5mm shorter with a 3mm shorter stack....and also looking at how...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-23-20, 09:07 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 319
Posted By jadocs

When I pull that up on my phone (blocked on...

When I pull that up on my phone (blocked on desktop at work) it has "2012-13 Look 695 XS" and "2017 Look 695 XS" (in addition to the Cinelli you are looking at). Which 695 do you have? because they...
09-23-20, 08:32 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 205
Posted By jadocs

Was thinking the same. The stem itself (even if...

Was thinking the same. The stem itself (even if loose) might be "wedging" the wedge preventing the whole assembly from being removed. If you unscrewed it all the way and removed the stem (leaving the...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-23-20, 07:49 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 319
Posted By jadocs

You never stated how your Look 695 is dialed in...

You never stated how your Look 695 is dialed in so it's impossible to say which size Cinelli one would choose.

Other than stack and reach, you have stem length. If your 695 is dialed in with a...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-23-20, 07:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 234
Posted By jadocs

Use a different wall adapter plug. The one you...

Use a different wall adapter plug. The one you are using doesn't have enough amps.
09-23-20, 07:06 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 2,617
Posted By jadocs

I eat by power...I do a lot of threshold eating.

I eat by power...I do a lot of threshold eating.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-23-20, 06:49 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 765
Posted By jadocs

Huh...I wonder why that would make a difference?...

Huh...I wonder why that would make a difference? I would think the only thing that should affect is signal strength. Does BT use more power the further away it is to something?
Forum: Road Cycling
09-23-20, 06:47 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 765
Posted By jadocs

Yes, but it cannot be assigned it's own data...

Yes, but it cannot be assigned it's own data field. You have to hit the back button (back out of the screen you are on)...select the sensor (in this case it's Di2)...then click "about" or "more...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-22-20, 02:15 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 765
Posted By jadocs

Interesting reading, this may be apples to...

Interesting reading, this may be apples to oranges, but it appears to be insignificant. On top of that the Di2 battery lasts much longer than a phone. When you think about it, Di2 Bluetooth is only...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-22-20, 02:07 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 765
Posted By jadocs

Yep....I use this as well. Tons of useful data.

Yep....I use this as well. Tons of useful data.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-22-20, 12:57 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 765
Posted By jadocs

That has not been my experience

That has not been my experience
Forum: Road Cycling
09-22-20, 12:03 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 765
Posted By jadocs

We might be talking past each other. I'm saying...

We might be talking past each other. I'm saying that hood button assignment is done through the E-Tube app, and it can't be done directly from a Wahoo computer. However, you can assign page turning...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-22-20, 11:49 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 765
Posted By jadocs

I don't think so....I'd love to be wrong. Pretty...

I don't think so....I'd love to be wrong. Pretty sure the only way to view it is to go directly to the sensor (Di2) then click about or something like that.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-22-20, 11:46 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 765
Posted By jadocs

Are you talking about customizing the hood...

Are you talking about customizing the hood buttons directly from the computer? Yeah, you have to use the E-Tube app on your phone.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-22-20, 11:42 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 765
Posted By jadocs

You must have a Garmin. I wish you didn't have to...

You must have a Garmin. I wish you didn't have to back out and select the sensor in a Wahoo to see it.
09-22-20, 11:29 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 938
Posted By jadocs

I have a few SMPs. Very comfortable, but I like...

I have a few SMPs. Very comfortable, but I like to shift my position which you can't do effectively due to hammock nature of the saddle. I just purchased a Selle Anatomica H2 (you can get 25% off...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-22-20, 11:16 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 765
Posted By jadocs

Want it....have it.

Want it....have it.
09-22-20, 09:35 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 684
Posted By jadocs

I fail to see what the issue is. Cop is stopped,...

I fail to see what the issue is. Cop is stopped, you stop, he motions for you to go. You didn't mention if there was other traffic there so I assume it was just you the intersection and the...
09-22-20, 08:38 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 214
Posted By jadocs

Ridgid makes a nice compact one. Rated to 150psi...

Ridgid makes a nice compact one. Rated to 150psi and I can personally confirm it will easily put 80psi in my heavy duty truck tires. This is what I bought it for, but it does come with presta adapter...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-22-20, 07:48 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 489
Posted By jadocs

Yes, if your shifters have the buttons on the...

Yes, if your shifters have the buttons on the top, older versions do not have it.



You cannot wirelessly update the software. You must connect directly to a Windows computer to do it if you do...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-22-20, 07:41 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 2,414
Posted By jadocs

I usually blow it out before it gets to that...

I usually blow it out before it gets to that point.

I'll wear gloves if it's cold, but in general I do not. I find that my hands sweat a lot more wearing them, a sweat sponge. Well used gloves end...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-22-20, 07:21 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 489
Posted By jadocs

I have found the module useful in the following...

I have found the module useful in the following way:

- Software updates: There have been several to the components since I've had my bike past two years.
- Connectivity to my head unit (bike...
09-21-20, 12:37 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 2,998
Posted By jadocs

Ha Ha Ha...these threads are always entertaining.

Ha Ha Ha...these threads are always entertaining.
09-21-20, 12:35 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 2,792
Posted By jadocs

I get it... Just don't let anyone take...

I get it...

Just don't let anyone take advantage of you. There's no reason why you should bear the brunt of something that is not your fault just because your worried about someone's else's...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-21-20, 12:07 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 489
Posted By jadocs

It's really simple to install. If I can do it,...

It's really simple to install. If I can do it, you can do it. I wouldn't worry too much if it doesn't come with it.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-21-20, 11:53 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 489
Posted By jadocs

I could be wrong, but I don't think any Di2...

I could be wrong, but I don't think any Di2 equipped bike comes standard with the BT module.
09-21-20, 11:11 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 2,792
Posted By jadocs

This is like identical.... OP you as...

This is like identical....

OP you as mentioned over and over, you need to have the "shop" show you how their equipment didn't do the damage since it is consistent (as shown above) with damage...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-21-20, 09:47 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 1,848
Posted By jadocs

Huh??? Are you saying that only road bikes...

Huh???

Are you saying that only road bikes would sustain damage being crashed or dumped on the road?
Forum: Road Cycling
09-19-20, 07:21 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,454
Posted By jadocs

No idea how it happened. It was straight paraffin...

No idea how it happened. It was straight paraffin and alcohol, no additives. Indoor bike ridden on rollers only, so no exposure to outside elements.
09-18-20, 05:04 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 679
Posted By jadocs

Yeah you have to try it. I can understand it...

Yeah you have to try it. I can understand it sounds artificial but I can assure you itís not. I have some non floating rollers and the difference between the two is quite remarkable.

...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-18-20, 12:41 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 927
Posted By jadocs

I saw a post on FB where a guy installed Di2 on...

I saw a post on FB where a guy installed Di2 on his Colnago Master and drilled the frame to run internal wires. I was shocked at what a great job he did. The attention to detail made it look factory.
09-18-20, 12:38 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 679
Posted By jadocs

You should try it. Allows the bike to move...

You should try it. Allows the bike to move naturally underneath you just like an outdoor ride..I mean if the goal is to replicate the same feeling as riding outdoors and one does not like the...
09-18-20, 12:13 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 567
Posted By jadocs

This...the only thing I would add is, screw the...

This...the only thing I would add is, screw the barrel adjuster all the way down, then back it out 2-3 turns (so you have room to add tension or slack) before you attach the cable so you can use it...
09-18-20, 12:09 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 567
Posted By jadocs

Take the cable off....are you then able to set...

Take the cable off....are you then able to set the limit screws properly?
09-18-20, 10:22 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 598
Posted By jadocs

I was going to say the same thing...Rossin's...

I was going to say the same thing...Rossin's version of Gilco tubing.
09-18-20, 10:07 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 353
Posted By jadocs

COA - Course of Action Just a general rule...

COA - Course of Action

Just a general rule of thumb for a Road Bike...I see you are going for an endurance/all rounder...so this may not apply. After purchasing the correct size frame (road bike)...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-18-20, 10:00 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,454
Posted By jadocs

Careful with that. Make sure you are watching the...

Careful with that. Make sure you are watching the condition of your chain. I made a liquid solution of paraffin and 90% alcohol to use on my trainer bike between hot wax jobs and it ended up rusting...
09-18-20, 09:40 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 679
Posted By jadocs

Get rollers that float forward and back. I'm...

Get rollers that float forward and back. I'm never left wanting riding my floating smart resistance rollers.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-18-20, 09:23 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 3,364
Posted By jadocs

Fit Material/Components Aesthetics Weight...

Fit
Material/Components
Aesthetics
Weight (last)

In that order. None of my bikes are under 19lbs (riding weight).
09-18-20, 09:01 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 559
Posted By jadocs

Nice, let me know how you make out with them!

Nice, let me know how you make out with them!
09-18-20, 07:10 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 353
Posted By jadocs

What does a longer or shorter stem equal? In...

What does a longer or shorter stem equal? In other words what length?

Because if one COA is using a 80mm stem and the other is using a 110mm. I'm going to tell you the frame using the 110mm is...
09-18-20, 06:39 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 504
Posted By jadocs

In the future for small cuts you can get patch...

In the future for small cuts you can get patch kits and patch the tire from the inside, making sure to also put glue in the cut itself.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-17-20, 02:08 PM
Replies: 198
Views: 6,585
Posted By jadocs

I can see for bikepacking, or some type of...

I can see for bikepacking, or some type of commuter.
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