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07-20-19, 05:52 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 607
Posted By spelger

I have little to no hair and use a bandana under...

I have little to no hair and use a bandana under a baseball hat for the visor, under what seems like a 20 year old helmet. i'm married 21 years now i think and have had the helmet before i met my...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-20-19, 05:38 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 470
Posted By spelger

Pedaling in circles is very likely a figure of...

Pedaling in circles is very likely a figure of speech. At least i have always taken it that way. i have SPDs so, yes, my feet had always been traveling in circles, but that was by default. however,...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-20-19, 12:17 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 470
Posted By spelger

based on what? My corrected pedal stroke...

based on what? My corrected pedal stroke alleviated the squeak. also more power is put into useful work as demonstrated on the pedal stroke analyzer. In all I am getting more out of a corrrcted...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-19-19, 07:53 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 470
Posted By spelger

I addressed this issue during winter training at...

I addressed this issue during winter training at a lbs. I was told that it was due to my crappy pedal stroke. Now I have managed to learn to pedal properly, in circles keeping an even amt of force on...
07-12-19, 08:42 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,476
Posted By spelger

Made me laugh. I am planning on 100. FA even says...

Made me laugh. I am planning on 100. FA even says I am on track for this. As long as I can ride though.
07-07-19, 02:27 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,756
Posted By spelger

Gee, thanks. I'll be sure to keep that in mind.

Gee, thanks. I'll be sure to keep that in mind.
07-07-19, 02:25 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,756
Posted By spelger

That is normally what I do. With Siri i only need...

That is normally what I do. With Siri i only need to speak and it works well. my phone mount recently end of lifed on me. Looking for a new one of those too.
07-07-19, 02:23 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,756
Posted By spelger

probably right. sort of a confluence of things...

probably right. sort of a confluence of things really, sis drives by, me headed up a hill so moving pretty slow, recently my phone mount broke. yeah, i've learned my lesson.
07-07-19, 02:21 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,756
Posted By spelger

I thought so too. Not sure exactly the specific...

I thought so too. Not sure exactly the specific type, wife bought it. Pretty sure it was one of the toughest cases they had at the time (2yrs ago, iphone 5s). Needless to say i will be getting...
07-06-19, 09:24 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,756
Posted By spelger

How well is your phone protected?

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Consider this an endorsement for Otterbox...while out riding on July 4 on one of...
07-06-19, 03:09 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,883
Posted By spelger

i donít think the op is wrong to complain. It is...

i donít think the op is wrong to complain. It is a pain in the arse.

Un related to mr lionís comment I donít think pedestrians have the right to the road when a side walk is present. Could be...
07-04-19, 05:03 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 4,749
Posted By spelger

i recall reading why in rolling stone mag in the...

i recall reading why in rolling stone mag in the late 80s, reason given was related to crashing as you mention but not due to bandages but rather to reduced bacterial infection because apparently...
07-02-19, 09:18 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 7,725
Posted By spelger

i think I burned my eyes.

i think I burned my eyes.
07-02-19, 09:15 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 3,563
Posted By spelger

Had this occur once or twice during a...

Had this occur once or twice during a computrainer class. Asked about it an was told to make sure my breathing was deep. Seems to have helped.
07-01-19, 01:16 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 6,653
Posted By spelger

seriously? do people actually do this? i have no...

seriously? do people actually do this? i have no time for this, these people must have issues.
06-20-19, 03:58 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 6,004
Posted By spelger

one the lungs happened to be designed for....

one the lungs happened to be designed for. Strange that.
06-13-19, 08:59 PM
Replies: 170
Views: 11,610
Posted By spelger

i do. but what the heck, spend your money the way...

i do. but what the heck, spend your money the way you see fit. just have fun riding.
06-11-19, 04:29 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,005
Posted By spelger

I think you already answered your question. If...

I think you already answered your question. If you donít trust it then donít ride it.
06-03-19, 07:38 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,920
Posted By spelger

If I parked my bike in the house Iím pretty sure...

If I parked my bike in the house Iím pretty sure You would be reading my obit. 😅
05-28-19, 09:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 849
Posted By spelger

check out my new single speed.

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05-19-19, 12:00 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 513
Posted By spelger

Stac Zero Halcyon

I'm looking into getting a trainer. Last week and all this week is rain and wind and it is May.

i've been searching around for a lot and came across the Stac Zero Halcyon trainer that is a smart...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-03-19, 11:40 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,116
Posted By spelger

👍 in other words, put your best foot forward.

👍

in other words, put your best foot forward.
05-02-19, 04:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 648
Posted By spelger

i like this option. will have a look to see what...

i like this option. will have a look to see what is available, something very lite weight.

thanks for the idea.

-scott
05-01-19, 09:20 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 10,608
Posted By spelger

hey, that's me too. not 'cus i can't, but i get...

hey, that's me too. not 'cus i can't, but i get yelled at if i even make the attempt.
05-01-19, 09:19 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 10,608
Posted By spelger

i wear brand new ones for every ride. wear them...

i wear brand new ones for every ride. wear them and toss them out. easier that way.
05-01-19, 09:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 648
Posted By spelger

New strava user, current speed unknown

Hi,

Been using stava for a few days now and i like the web interface. one thing i have a hard time getting over is the lack of absolute speed on the phone app. i've come to find out that to get...
03-31-19, 08:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 379
Posted By spelger

Wow. Hugely useful links. Will need to read on a...

Wow. Hugely useful links. Will need to read on a pc instead of my phone.
03-31-19, 06:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 379
Posted By spelger

Going to Seoul Korea

has anyone any experience riding there? I found a place that rents bikes. Will be bringing my shoes and pedals aside from clothes. Not sure what the rules of the road are yet.
03-23-19, 08:10 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,115
Posted By spelger

What is this Q factor I see in this thread? Seems...

What is this Q factor I see in this thread? Seems related to foot separation when mounted on pedals. Or am I way off base?
03-23-19, 08:07 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 3,339
Posted By spelger

I routinely go up a 4-6% grade. Donít think much...

I routinely go up a 4-6% grade. Donít think much about it. Sit all the way up, about 6-8 miles long. There is an 11% grade it the area that I have taken once, short, maybe half a mile. Nearly killed...
03-22-19, 08:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 313
Posted By spelger

My next bike

hope you all will be able to keep up...

Which Way Bike | joe-ks.com (http://joe-ks.com/2005/which-way-bike)...
03-21-19, 07:09 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,115
Posted By spelger

Well I like the price, in my budget. After...

Well I like the price, in my budget. After spending this winter training at my lbs on a computrainer I really would like to add a pm but the cost is just too much for me to justify it. This may be...
03-19-19, 09:23 PM
Replies: 272
Views: 11,867
Posted By spelger

Well I for one am hoping and wishing you the best...

Well I for one am hoping and wishing you the best of success. Ride on!
Forum: Road Cycling
03-09-19, 12:19 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,462
Posted By spelger

Hey, welcome to reno. have lived here about 14...

Hey, welcome to reno. have lived here about 14 years now. don't know much about training for that but give geiger grade a whirl. safer (IMO) that mt rose highway.

-scott
03-02-19, 12:48 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,416
Posted By spelger

Socks, my dilemma

Alright, need help with this one. I canít figure this out on my own so I thought I would ask the masters. I canít decide if I should stick with my white socks or go with black. Iíve got a whole...
02-19-19, 11:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 723
Posted By spelger

Beautiful...bicycles.

Beautiful...bicycles.
02-15-19, 07:10 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,331
Posted By spelger

No way in hell would I ride that tire. Not with...

No way in hell would I ride that tire. Not with the kind of riding I do, 40+ down hill in places. Now maybe for a casual ride...nah, not even then.

and on the front too?
02-06-19, 07:37 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 22,988
Posted By spelger

well, the reason why i see it as useless is...

well, the reason why i see it as useless is because of the wide open interpretation, at least that is how i read the thread opener. the units are meters per hour. i can always ride a steep short hill...
02-05-19, 09:02 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 22,988
Posted By spelger

Demonstrates what a useless unit of measurement...

Demonstrates what a useless unit of measurement this is. I do about 580 meters in 50 minutes. Pretty sure I can do better on a shorter hill.
02-04-19, 07:59 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,446
Posted By spelger

so what. beautiful woman smoking a cigarette....

so what. beautiful woman smoking a cigarette. personally can't stand 'em, but if you got 'em...
01-20-19, 02:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 582
Posted By spelger

That first shot is a keeper. Iím keeping it!...

That first shot is a keeper. Iím keeping it! Thanks, Scott
01-20-19, 01:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 553
Posted By spelger

I had been thinking of adjusting my saddle for a...

I had been thinking of adjusting my saddle for a while and the owner of the store who was working with me not only adjusted the seat forward but also raised my seat up about an inch and adjusted the...
01-19-19, 08:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 553
Posted By spelger

Old for some/new for me (or, my butt hurts)

today i went to my LBS and when through something called a spin scan analysis. if you don;t know what it is it is supposed to measure how well/efficient your pedal stoke is. mine stunk. but i learned...
01-14-19, 02:09 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,988
Posted By spelger

nothing to joke about really.

nothing to joke about really.
01-10-19, 06:30 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 5,862
Posted By spelger

Not to be a jerk or anything buy why do people...

Not to be a jerk or anything buy why do people feel they need to be tipped just for doing their jobs? waiting tables...i get that. working on my bike/car/painting my house? i'm already paying for a...
01-06-19, 09:54 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,069
Posted By spelger

wow, i was happily reading all the responses i...

wow, i was happily reading all the responses i got to a genuine question until i got to this one. what in my post implies that i don't know how to shift? i only made an observation about what my...
01-05-19, 06:30 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,069
Posted By spelger

Gears 'n sprockets 'n what not

ok, don't beat me up too much on this...i want to know what the deal is with two sprockets (gears) in the front vs three in the front. my bike is apparently a bit older than the newer generation...
12-09-18, 08:27 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 935
Posted By spelger

I have never heard this term before. Sounds like...

I have never heard this term before. Sounds like an odd word to use for what might be considered (to me) as breaking efficiency.
12-06-18, 02:11 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 7,702
Posted By spelger

i found an intact one. completely drained...

i found an intact one. completely drained battery. i was able to clean it up, recharge it and just waited for someone to call. i even got it back to the owner.

-scott
10-26-18, 01:11 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 476
Posted By spelger

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