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01-25-21, 01:29 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 2,540
Posted By Larry Lem 1

"Staying away from big-big, small-small...

"Staying away from big-big, small-small combinations is easy to say but much harder to do. Always size your chain for big-big as if you don't, one day you'll accidently shift there and rip your...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-07-20, 12:32 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,224
Posted By Larry Lem 1

For bikes that are being raced and have to add...

For bikes that are being raced and have to add ballast to bring them up to the UCI weight limit, a dropper post makes more sense than sitting on the top tube in supertuck position on long descents.
Forum: Recumbent
11-23-20, 12:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,820
Posted By Larry Lem 1

Did you find a 650c front wheel? I have a HED 3...

Did you find a 650c front wheel? I have a HED 3 trispoke front that I don't need, I just use the rear. I bought the pair off of eBay. Today, 2 years later, (since I never planned to use the...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-26-20, 12:30 PM
Replies: 340
Views: 17,141
Posted By Larry Lem 1

Gadgets

Next will be electronic brakes.
09-14-20, 11:45 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,133
Posted By Larry Lem 1

I use a 50-34 crank and 11-40 XT 11-spd cassette,...

I use a 50-34 crank and 11-40 XT 11-spd cassette, Ultegra R8000 rear derailleur. Whenever the grade rises above 10%, I'm in first gear. At 15 to 20%, I'm mashing, not spinning. Those stretches...
03-09-20, 11:55 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 5,041
Posted By Larry Lem 1

Sockets, one a year. But I expect it'll take a...

Sockets, one a year. But I expect it'll take a hundred years to make a complete set.
03-09-20, 11:52 AM
Replies: 276
Views: 17,400
Posted By Larry Lem 1

Ride by yourself, fine. Ride with 5000 other...

Ride by yourself, fine.
Ride with 5000 other people where 100 are sick but are riding anyway or 10 have COVID-19 but aren't showing symptoms yet, dumb.
03-02-20, 12:25 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,487
Posted By Larry Lem 1

Fastest and fasted are very different things

Fastest and fasted are very different things
01-20-20, 12:50 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 800
Posted By Larry Lem 1

Besides the same saddle, I have same pedals...

Besides the same saddle, I have same pedals across most of my bikes as well. Now with GPS, I have the same computer on all of my bikes, hahaha
09-24-19, 12:13 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,589
Posted By Larry Lem 1

I don't have a tandem. I race streamliners at...

I don't have a tandem. I race streamliners at the World Human Powered Speed Challenge in Nevada each September.
I was thinking of changing from a 406 front wheel that has a disk brake to a 650c...
09-23-19, 12:08 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,589
Posted By Larry Lem 1

Really large disk brake rotors

I see Santana has 10" rotors but they cost $180. (Gen 4 from Precision Tandems). There is a monster disk brake rotor at 255 mm from BicycleDesigner available at Amazon for $69, but they designed it...
09-23-19, 11:58 AM
Replies: 228
Views: 20,041
Posted By Larry Lem 1

There is a law. CVC 22517. No person...

There is a law.

CVC 22517.

No person shall open the door of a vehicle on the side available to moving traffic unless it is reasonably safe to do so and can be done without interfering with...
06-22-12, 11:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,770
Posted By Larry Lem 1

thanks This led me to the Hirame on eBay and a...

thanks
This led me to the Hirame on eBay and a Tanaka at Excel Sports. I wonder if the thumb-lock will get in the way in the little cave for the valve stem. I will see....
06-22-12, 04:03 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 734
Posted By Larry Lem 1

Giro aero helmets at ToC and Dauphine

Does anyone know the model of Giro helmet that was being worn by the Garmin Barracuda team during the time trials at these two races? It had a short tail and is not on the Giro website. Was it some...
06-22-12, 03:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,770
Posted By Larry Lem 1

Low-profile floor pump chuck

Does anyone know of "low-profile" presta valve chucks for floor pumps that will stay on by themselves? This is for disk wheels and such with little room for big chucks or chucks with thumblocks. I...
Forum: Framebuilders
06-20-12, 11:08 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,445
Posted By Larry Lem 1

Patrick, Please describe the course on which...

Patrick,
Please describe the course on which you are making the comparison (in your second post, 4/19) of recumbent bike speed vs. upright bike speed. I've found that the course terrain matters a...
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