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09-25-20, 05:08 PM
Replies: 393
Views: 36,077
Posted By Psimet2001

Well I just made it official and cancelled the...

Well I just made it official and cancelled the last race that we typically put on each year. I was REALLY hoping when this all started that this race that would have been on Election week could have...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-24-20, 05:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 154
Posted By Psimet2001

100% compatible with mechanical discs. In fact i...

100% compatible with mechanical discs. In fact i ran those levers on my son's cross bike with Avid BB7's for years for cross. My only recommendation is to use Yokozuna Reaction brake cables and...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-24-20, 09:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 268
Posted By Psimet2001

I have run into this before and found 2 different...

I have run into this before and found 2 different things that have solved it. I unplugged the battery for a few minutes. This is a sort of system reset for it. Second time was a bad/loose connection....
Forum: Road Cycling
09-24-20, 09:23 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,311
Posted By Psimet2001

I started the wheel company 11 years ago...

I started the wheel company 11 years ago officially. About 6 years ago the existing bike shop that I was "renting space" from to establish some of the more discerning distributor accounts had the...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-24-20, 09:13 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,311
Posted By Psimet2001

I had no idea you were 5'2". Agreed on...

I had no idea you were 5'2".

Agreed on pressure. OP you should start at like 90 or 95 and drop from there over a few rides. You'll know when you're too low.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-24-20, 09:07 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 2,680
Posted By Psimet2001

I've heard that's everything.

I've heard that's everything.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-23-20, 02:28 PM
Forum: Road Cycling
09-23-20, 02:24 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 6,753
Posted By Psimet2001

"Technical T-Shirt" with pockets. ;)

"Technical T-Shirt" with pockets. ;)
Forum: Road Cycling
09-23-20, 02:22 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 2,680
Posted By Psimet2001

The look is also back for 2020 ...

The look is also back for 2020

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Forum: Road Cycling
09-23-20, 02:21 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 2,680
Posted By Psimet2001

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

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Forum: Road Cycling
09-23-20, 01:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 392
Posted By Psimet2001

I've been all over on this idea for close to 20...

I've been all over on this idea for close to 20 years now. Net result - agreed. Life is too short to worry about rotating a tire.

Best method for most even wear is buy 3 and rotate the rear when...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-23-20, 01:05 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,234
Posted By Psimet2001

They definitely aren't as supple as a traditional...

They definitely aren't as supple as a traditional tubular BUT they do have all the performance you'd need or expect from a tubular. The LGG has better performance in racing conditions than Vittoria...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-23-20, 11:18 AM
Replies: 199
Views: 6,753
Posted By Psimet2001

What he is getting at is that properly fitting...

What he is getting at is that properly fitting modern jerseys don't sag when you have items in the pockets. If they sag then the jersey is a size or two too large. So I would propose maybe just the...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-23-20, 11:17 AM
Replies: 199
Views: 6,753
Posted By Psimet2001

Gosh it sure seems that way anymore.... :lol:

Gosh it sure seems that way anymore.... :lol:
Forum: Road Cycling
09-23-20, 11:16 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 2,680
Posted By Psimet2001

I think you misspelled sun glasses.

I think you misspelled sun glasses.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-23-20, 10:07 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 2,680
Posted By Psimet2001

Cupcakes are delicious. Back in 1990-ish I...

Cupcakes are delicious.

Back in 1990-ish I was a Patrol Leader for the "venture patrol" in boy scouts. I had been cycling for a few years and thought it would be cool to pursue the cycling venture...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-23-20, 09:18 AM
Replies: 199
Views: 6,753
Posted By Psimet2001

It's honestly some of my favorite part of Roadie...

It's honestly some of my favorite part of Roadie Culture. Sarcasm, intelligence, wit.

Without it we just have a mass of unwashed throngs wearing club fit jerseys, debating the types of cookies and...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-23-20, 09:14 AM
Replies: 199
Views: 6,753
Posted By Psimet2001

Panniers and a commute. ;) If you're going...

Panniers and a commute. ;)

If you're going on a casual road ride for that long then Recreational Riding(?)

Gravel adventure? Grab a 6 of a decent IPA to take along. Fill your 6 water bottle...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-23-20, 09:05 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,234
Posted By Psimet2001

It's all relative. Starting around 2011 we used...

It's all relative. Starting around 2011 we used to have a road race here that involved about 30%-40% gravel. At the time the tech recommendation was "maybe think about putting on 25's if you have...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-23-20, 09:00 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,234
Posted By Psimet2001

"Umm actually"... It has become extremely...

"Umm actually"...
It has become extremely difficult to buy high quality performance 27" tires. So much so I have had to help a few really high end older bikes convert to 700c. Most older Campy...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-22-20, 05:47 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 392
Posted By Psimet2001

Sheldon Brown had something written up on this at...

Sheldon Brown had something written up on this at one point. He pointed out that if he had to run two different sized tires he would run the larger tire in the front for the same reasons he would...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-22-20, 05:44 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,234
Posted By Psimet2001

Some sealants don't work well in the innertube. I...

Some sealants don't work well in the innertube. I haven't seen a lot of luck getting flats to seal with sealant when there's a tube. I have seen it happen but usually it jest ends up spewing sealant...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-22-20, 05:41 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 6,753
Posted By Psimet2001

Well that's silly! There already is a Racing...

Well that's silly! There already is a Racing forum. That one is pretty boring though as it's all about actual racing, rules, preparation, tactics, etc. The real racing stuff that people don't...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-22-20, 05:24 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 6,753
Posted By Psimet2001

...then I suppose you wouldn't want to go to the...

...then I suppose you wouldn't want to go to the commuting forum? *shrug*

Also pretty sure you wouldn't want to come to a forum at all really. That's kind of the whole point after all.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-22-20, 05:23 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,234
Posted By Psimet2001

It will all reverse course. Just a matter of...

It will all reverse course. Just a matter of time.

Nowadays I get customers that react with disbelief when I tell them it's OK to run their 30mm tires on the wheels they bought from me close to a...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-22-20, 05:18 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,234
Posted By Psimet2001

Pretty sure every major rim that I currently...

Pretty sure every major rim that I currently build with or sell is tubeless already. We don't have to wait for that to happen. It's done. Kind of like disc brakes.

I have never noticed a single...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-22-20, 05:07 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,234
Posted By Psimet2001

Nope. Tons of that has to do with the...

Nope.

Tons of that has to do with the pressure ranges available with more air volume and what pressures you are riding at though. Odds are you were running your 23's too high...or at least...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-22-20, 05:02 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 6,753
Posted By Psimet2001

All sorts of cool bags and gear with places to...

All sorts of cool bags and gear with places to stick everything you might possibly want to take with you to do anything over in this forum too! Might be cool for you to check it out if you love bags...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-22-20, 11:21 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 986
Posted By Psimet2001

A must have for sure. Largest reason for me...

A must have for sure.

Largest reason for me is the Di2 battery level indication sent to the Garmin
Second would be control of Garmin screens from my shift levers.

The rest is nice but I...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-21-20, 01:15 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 6,753
Posted By Psimet2001

I'm sure there's lots of great information about...

I'm sure there's lots of great information about all sorts of bags over in the Touring Forum (https://www.bikeforums.net/touring/) - might be worth checking out if you like the loaded up look.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-21-20, 01:11 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,234
Posted By Psimet2001

25's are today's 23's. That said just as many...

25's are today's 23's. That said just as many people come in and ask for 28's or larger.

It all goes in cycles.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-21-20, 11:50 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 1,878
Posted By Psimet2001

I remember my first troll too.

I remember my first troll too.
09-21-20, 11:30 AM
Replies: 3,138
Views: 305,211
Posted By Psimet2001

I don't wear one on test rides at the shop. I...

I don't wear one on test rides at the shop. I should. I don't.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-21-20, 11:16 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,234
Posted By Psimet2001

As a shop - 23's are like toxic waste. I don't...

As a shop - 23's are like toxic waste. I don't stock any except for super cheap tires because they just don't move. Anyone actually riding them tends to be on the cheaper side (maybe that's why...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-19-20, 01:49 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 967
Posted By Psimet2001

Yes. Absolutely. 100x Yes.

Yes. Absolutely. 100x Yes.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-19-20, 01:29 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 6,753
Posted By Psimet2001

:roflmao: Yeah. We started putting a center...

:roflmao:
Yeah. We started putting a center pocket into the Cross skinsuits we had for the team. Problem was that most of those skinsuits were also thermal. The one time of the year everyone wanted...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-19-20, 12:11 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 6,753
Posted By Psimet2001

This. ...

This.

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Forum: Road Cycling
09-19-20, 12:03 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 6,753
Posted By Psimet2001

I can't imagine doing anything in a skinsuit...

I can't imagine doing anything in a skinsuit other than racing.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-18-20, 02:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 239
Posted By Psimet2001

It's up to where you are and what the locals are...

It's up to where you are and what the locals are like. Our local 50+ fields have at least 1 or 2 past Olympians and pros in them. That said they are so immensely safer than the crash 3's. 3's are so...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-18-20, 01:38 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,222
Posted By Psimet2001

Well done. I have been wanting to do a similar...

Well done. I have been wanting to do a similar one for our cream. Still a good premise though so I probably will. Ours it slightly different.

(For those that know me and didn't know yet - yes I...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-18-20, 11:07 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,222
Posted By Psimet2001

Last time I pointed this out I lost a couple of...

Last time I pointed this out I lost a couple of long time cycling friends. They just happened to work at Rapha too....:innocent:
Forum: Road Cycling
09-18-20, 11:03 AM
Replies: 199
Views: 6,753
Posted By Psimet2001

Absolutely. It's kind of why we have pockets on...

Absolutely. It's kind of why we have pockets on the jerseys and have for decades. :innocent:
Forum: Road Cycling
09-18-20, 09:05 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 798
Posted By Psimet2001

Back in the day I rode and raced on a SRAM rig,...

Back in the day I rode and raced on a SRAM rig, commuted on a Campy rig, and did cross using Shimano.

The transition was always funny but went away within a handful of shifts.

Campy one was...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-18-20, 08:56 AM
Replies: 199
Views: 6,753
Posted By Psimet2001

Nomadic Millenials in search of experiences. ...

Nomadic Millenials in search of experiences.

We used to call them Hippies and the discipline was called Touring. We even had a forum here for that but the marketing departments at all the brands...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-18-20, 08:44 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,222
Posted By Psimet2001

I know. Fashion changes. With cycling we seem to...

I know. Fashion changes. With cycling we seem to always be on this 20 year cycle of what's popular. Almost generational. Competitive to non-competitive cycle almost in a way.

At least in the US -...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-17-20, 12:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 239
Posted By Psimet2001

Hate dry lubes. Hate the Muc-Off dry lubes. Often...

Hate dry lubes. Hate the Muc-Off dry lubes. Often have to fix bikes from customers who use them and complain about noise, etc. Almost every one of them have switched to my wet lube and never looked...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-17-20, 12:14 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,222
Posted By Psimet2001

Pretty much just go to a company's website if...

Pretty much just go to a company's website if they are a larger company and their "latest" products will have videos like this.

I remember when the videos used to be of Amazing speed and color...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-17-20, 12:10 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,222
Posted By Psimet2001

SRAM AXS https://youtu.be/JZtl0MHPNak

SRAM AXS

https://youtu.be/JZtl0MHPNak
Forum: Road Cycling
09-17-20, 12:07 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,222
Posted By Psimet2001

Shimano GRX https://youtu.be/60KiSLIpIj4

Shimano GRX

https://youtu.be/60KiSLIpIj4
Forum: Road Cycling
09-17-20, 12:05 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,222
Posted By Psimet2001

EDIT - on Youtube ...

EDIT - on Youtube

https://youtu.be/9aRQ_WwtTFA
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