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Forum: Road Cycling
06-03-19, 07:41 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 510
Posted By Billy1111

cleaning carbon haze?

U have some Mavic Comete 60mm wheels. they are about 1.5 years old and have a haze on them...i called mavic and they are pretty much useless....anyone have any input on how to maybe remove the haze??...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-05-18, 04:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 262
Posted By Billy1111

switching from a stem/bar to integrated stem/bar

switching from a stem/bar to integrated stem/bar
Forum: Road Cycling
10-05-18, 02:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 262
Posted By Billy1111

yes stem angle would be the same....thanx!!

yes stem angle would be the same....thanx!!
Forum: Road Cycling
10-05-18, 02:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 262
Posted By Billy1111

A question on reach with stem/bar combo

Ok this might get the stupidest question of the day award but i just want to be certain. If i have a 110mm stem with bars that have 70mm reach can i replace them with a 100mm stem and a bar that has ...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-31-18, 02:30 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,300
Posted By Billy1111

was gonna do single sided but could do the L/R...

was gonna do single sided but could do the L/R stages! thats an option
Forum: Road Cycling
08-31-18, 01:22 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,300
Posted By Billy1111

Quarq PM crank or Dura ace 9100 with stages

Hey guys im gonna be getting a new crank and PM....Its either gonna be the quarq crank PM or dura ace 9100 with stages PM. I have a few stages already and am happy with then for the most part. so...
08-05-18, 03:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,009
Posted By Billy1111

thanks for the replies guys.....i thought i was...

thanks for the replies guys.....i thought i was having some kinda breakdown 😂
08-03-18, 05:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,009
Posted By Billy1111

Training in High Humidity and Dew Point

Hi

The past week we've been having 95% humidity during the day with 74 degree dew point. My workouts have been suffering mostly on the high effort intervals this week. i feel this is due the...
Forum: Northeast
07-08-18, 02:53 PM
Replies: 2,431
Views: 203,344
Posted By Billy1111

will do thnx

will do thnx
Forum: Northeast
07-08-18, 06:22 AM
Replies: 2,431
Views: 203,344
Posted By Billy1111

hey can any of your recommend a pretty flat...

hey can any of your recommend a pretty flat century route around NYC nassau or suffolk that has low vehicle traffic? I am looking at a return trip from like westampton to Montauk but would like some...
Forum: Northeast
06-18-18, 07:09 AM
Replies: 2,431
Views: 203,344
Posted By Billy1111

LOL that would be me now also!!

LOL that would be me now also!!
05-23-18, 07:19 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,198
Posted By Billy1111

When doing FTP test

Hey

when doing an FTP test I'm under the impression you need to keep power consistent...I have some buddies who will be doing sprints in the test as well using best race 20 mins to calculate...
05-21-18, 02:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 440
Posted By Billy1111

rear derailleur issue? dura ace 9100

I was just cleaning the bike and had the chain in front small ring and rear small cog...i know i never ride like this i just found it odd that the chain was very loose, if you were to go to freewheel...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-19-18, 12:06 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,016
Posted By Billy1111

perkins is clear, snow on sides etc but...

perkins is clear, snow on sides etc but ridable...i feel the same hungover way....i didnt even put down 22 oz of water the whole ride...lol i never wanna drink in the cold....heres my strava to add...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-19-18, 06:31 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,016
Posted By Billy1111

your in my neck of the woods, yesterday morning...

your in my neck of the woods, yesterday morning was really cold did a century/7400 ft from GW to bear back through mott rd/gate hill etc...grat ride:)
Forum: Road Cycling
03-18-18, 06:40 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,045
Posted By Billy1111

latex are so worth it, i top off my tires...

latex are so worth it, i top off my tires everyday regardless of the tube so its not a big deal for me, I do centuries with them and have no loss. Call me crazy but i also think they puncture...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-17-18, 01:06 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 8,494
Posted By Billy1111

Question on power

if im doing 250 watts.......whether im doing up a hill, flats or into head wind it should feel all the same right??? 250 is 250?

so how come i feel like im getting a beatdown when doing that power...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-17-18, 01:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,045
Posted By Billy1111

latex alllll the way

latex alllll the way
Forum: Road Cycling
02-28-18, 07:45 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,951
Posted By Billy1111

been training with PM for a couple years, have...

been training with PM for a couple years, have upped my watts...want to make myself as efficient as possible, whether it be physically or technologically
Forum: Road Cycling
02-28-18, 06:59 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,951
Posted By Billy1111

Best wheel depth for flats/rolling terrain?

I have a canyon aeroad that i use on the flats to rolling terrain, no mountains but maybe some 500 ft climbs thrown in there.I like to go for personal best times on these rides. Im 5'8 138 lbs I...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-25-18, 09:04 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 640
Posted By Billy1111

some clanking going on also**********? ...

some clanking going on also**********?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oTIck4Alrlw&feature=youtu.be
Forum: Road Cycling
02-25-18, 08:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 640
Posted By Billy1111

thx!!

thx!!
Forum: Road Cycling
02-25-18, 08:16 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 640
Posted By Billy1111

Industry Nine hub freewheel issue or normal?

hi

i just bought a pair of reynolds aero 65 demo's with industry 9 hubs.


when i have the bike on the stand and spin hard and let go of the crank will still rotate foward slightly, if i spin...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-25-18, 08:11 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 6,894
Posted By Billy1111

i had the pro's....if u run them at low psi they...

i had the pro's....if u run them at low psi they are ok compared to the conti.....
Forum: Road Cycling
01-31-18, 03:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,691
Posted By Billy1111

I dont know what i hit but the hole was only 1-2...

I dont know what i hit but the hole was only 1-2 mm at most...the sealant just kept bubbling out and never dry, it was especially cold that day so maybe that had something to do with it???

before...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-30-18, 08:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,691
Posted By Billy1111

I used the orange stuff....run them low psi for...

I used the orange stuff....run them low psi for nicer ride
Forum: Road Cycling
01-29-18, 07:54 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 8,833
Posted By Billy1111

conti gp4000s ii or vittorria corsa (if u like...

conti gp4000s ii or vittorria corsa (if u like that look)

paired with LATEX tubes!!
Forum: Road Cycling
01-29-18, 07:48 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,691
Posted By Billy1111

overall i like them but a bit sketchy in the...

overall i like them but a bit sketchy in the wind....i would look at enve 7.8 maybe
Forum: Road Cycling
01-29-18, 07:46 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,691
Posted By Billy1111

i have this wheelset, i ran it tubeless for a...

i have this wheelset, i ran it tubeless for a while until i got a puncture that that sealent wouldnt seal. I had to put a tube in and sealent was all over.....since i have got back to latex tubes and...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-29-18, 07:22 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 422
Posted By Billy1111

Running 28's on Enve 4.5's

Hi

Anyone running 28's on enve 4.5's?

I tried it out and really like the way they roll and comfort from using lower psi


my only issue is the rim width....the front is ok but the rear tire...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-19-18, 02:03 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,629
Posted By Billy1111

thank for recommendations i will go with the...

thank for recommendations i will go with the head/tail!! the cross is gonna be 10-15 gusts to 30 ...the headwind about 8 mph!
Forum: Road Cycling
01-19-18, 02:02 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,629
Posted By Billy1111

it will be heading out into headwind coming back...

it will be heading out into headwind coming back tailwind....solo ride!
Forum: Road Cycling
01-19-18, 06:57 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,629
Posted By Billy1111

Century in headwind/tailwind or cross?

im trying to pick a day this weekend for a century, the route im taking will have equal head/tail wind one day and a cross the other? which would be a better day to do it? im thinking the...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-29-17, 07:34 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,638
Posted By Billy1111

Training outdoors in the winter...any benefits?

I really dont like being indoors, the past couple winters i did zwift etc. So this winter has already started out brutally here in the north east.. Its definitely makes the training harder, feeling...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-11-17, 09:47 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 495
Posted By Billy1111

Remove lettering off carbon?

hey guys


i have some ud carbon bottle cages that i want to remove some white lettering off..... what can i use?
Forum: Road Cycling
12-03-17, 07:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 579
Posted By Billy1111

thanx guys!

thanx guys!
Forum: Road Cycling
12-03-17, 04:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 579
Posted By Billy1111

I did!

I did!
Forum: Road Cycling
12-03-17, 03:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 579
Posted By Billy1111

Tubeless issue and question

Hi

I have been running Mavic Comete tubeless for the past few weeks...after a short tweaking of the PSI everything has been great with them.

Today I put some air into the rear then when i tried...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-05-17, 06:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 858
Posted By Billy1111

I have 3 pairs and LOVE them!!

I have 3 pairs and LOVE them!!
Forum: Road Cycling
11-05-17, 04:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 869
Posted By Billy1111

yes thats what I'm gonna put on now, the Yksion...

yes thats what I'm gonna put on now, the Yksion Pro UST tire...hopefully they roll nice....i think they are only 120 tpi....hopefully they feel good
Forum: Road Cycling
11-05-17, 02:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 869
Posted By Billy1111

when that happens you can add air right???? what...

when that happens you can add air right???? what are you gonna replace them with?
Forum: Road Cycling
11-05-17, 08:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 869
Posted By Billy1111

thanx for the replies....... i have changed quite...

thanx for the replies....... i have changed quite a few tires in my day, most of them go like you said. I don't claim to be an expert thou so maybe my technique isn't as polished as yours but getting...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-05-17, 07:04 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 869
Posted By Billy1111

I have tubeless option..should I go for it?

my bike came with mavic comets with mavic tubeless tires.....i am running tubes with some conti's . only prob is getting the tire on after changing flat is real pain in the butt...so i was...
11-02-17, 08:43 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 495
Posted By Billy1111

thank u!

thank u!
10-31-17, 07:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 495
Posted By Billy1111

Not dropping into the 11 cog

Hi when i try to shift my ultegra derailleur to the last 11 cog it sometimes drops after a bit or not at all.....when i have the bike on the stand its shifts down to it perfectly every time!! any...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-13-17, 06:13 PM
Forum: Road Cycling
09-13-17, 06:02 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,454
Posted By Billy1111

Do hard to get on tires get easier if you take off and put back on?

I had a crazy hard time getting a conti on a mavic comet rim.....so if i flat on the road is it gonna be that hard to get on again or will it stretch out being on the wheel?
Forum: Road Cycling
08-18-17, 05:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 489
Posted By Billy1111

That's "handlebar stack n reach" from...

That's "handlebar stack n reach" from retul
Forum: Road Cycling
08-18-17, 05:45 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 489
Posted By Billy1111

Retul numbers ar the built up bike

Retul numbers ar the built up bike
Forum: Road Cycling
08-18-17, 04:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 489
Posted By Billy1111

Sizing help

previous bikes:

stack 558 reach 378 top tube 538 mm

stack 569 reach 376 top tube 545


new bike:

stack 546 reach 385 top tube 543
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