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04-07-21, 10:06 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,548
Posted By greysquirrel

When I was researching gravel bikes, there was...

When I was researching gravel bikes, there was one manufacturer that spec'ed 11-40 cassettes with GRX 810 2x.I forgot which company but it was one of the lesser known non-American brands.
04-03-21, 09:00 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,548
Posted By greysquirrel

I use to ride a MTB. I just got a new gravel...

I use to ride a MTB. I just got a new gravel bike. and for the last several weeks and have been riding on road to get use to it. It has 31X 34 and I have to admit it isn't low enough. Some of the...
03-22-21, 07:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 706
Posted By greysquirrel

Yeah, but would cost several thousand more.

Yeah, but would cost several thousand more.
03-22-21, 02:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 706
Posted By greysquirrel

Carbon fiber

Interesting article on carbon fiber bikes:

https://www.cyclingweekly.com/news/product-news/inside-frame-design-489852
03-22-21, 01:56 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 7,778
Posted By greysquirrel

When I was at the Specialized store(SF area),...

When I was at the Specialized store(SF area), they said that they had people from NY buying bikes and they had a backorder of 3000 bikes!
03-21-21, 07:35 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,195
Posted By greysquirrel

On a recent road ride, out of the 30 bikes I saw...

On a recent road ride, out of the 30 bikes I saw ~25 were Specialized.
03-21-21, 09:11 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 7,778
Posted By greysquirrel

I also got one several weeks ago and actually...

I also got one several weeks ago and actually considered the Diverge also. Surprisingly, Revolts are in stock where I live.(SF/bay area)
03-08-21, 03:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 347
Posted By greysquirrel

Here is a link for catalogs of many different...

Here is a link for catalogs of many different year Bridgestone bikes:
https://www.sheldonbrown.com/bridgestone/
02-20-21, 11:09 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 7,593
Posted By greysquirrel

Giant website says coming soon:...

Giant website says coming soon: https://www.giant-bicycles.com/us/propel-advanced-1-disc-2021. I was lucky and able to get a Revolt Advance after looking for 2-3 weeks.
02-14-21, 10:18 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,703
Posted By greysquirrel

Check Amazon: ...

Check Amazon:
https://www.amazon.com/s?k=security+anchor&ref=nb_sb_noss_2
01-30-21, 10:38 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,752
Posted By greysquirrel

Opposite experience but mainly because of luck....

Opposite experience but mainly because of luck. My daughter's birthday so went looking for a new bike for her. Women's small MTB ~$800 price range. Went to a Specialized dealer. Said forget it, no...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-09-20, 07:15 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,842
Posted By greysquirrel

Clarification: I have a 4 bike rack where you...

Clarification: I have a 4 bike rack where you have to hang the bikes by the top tube. I'm sure a TRAY rack would be much easier and secure.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-09-20, 06:11 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,842
Posted By greysquirrel

4 bike hitch rack = guaranteed scratched bikes ....

4 bike hitch rack = guaranteed scratched bikes . I use a Thule Apex w/ 4 bikes. 4 bikes are so close together on the rack that the bikes hit each other: the bikes sway, the handlebars turn, some...
09-19-19, 02:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 746
Posted By greysquirrel

My concern is my head tube being damaged.

My concern is my head tube being damaged.
09-19-19, 02:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 746
Posted By greysquirrel

It's a 15 year old Cane Creek headset. I'd think...

It's a 15 year old Cane Creek headset. I'd think I'd be lucky to even get replacement parts.
09-18-19, 05:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 746
Posted By greysquirrel

Crown race moves - fork diameter too small.

I bought a new fork with an Al steer. When I put my old crown race(1 1/8 thread less) on it, the race is totally loose and actually wiggles slightly. I tried other crown races and measured the fork...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-26-16, 12:32 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 6,674
Posted By greysquirrel

I wonder if one of those plastic spoke protector...

I wonder if one of those plastic spoke protector discs(dork discs) would have helped? :)
Forum: Road Cycling
10-31-15, 12:05 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,164
Posted By greysquirrel

When she rear ends you and totals your bike,...

When she rear ends you and totals your bike, you'll only have yourself to blame. :)
Forum: Road Cycling
09-03-15, 12:41 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,425
Posted By greysquirrel

Isn't that a lot of extra rear derailleur cable?

Isn't that a lot of extra rear derailleur cable?
10-25-14, 12:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,754
Posted By greysquirrel

Look it up your self. :) Here is a link to...

Look it up your self. :)
Here is a link to Bridgestone catalogues:Bridgestone Bicycles (http://sheldonbrown.com/bridgestone/#catalogues)

My first mb was 1991 Bridgestone MB-3. Still have it.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-11-14, 01:32 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 22,609
Posted By greysquirrel

Reducing tire pressure will increase rolling...

Reducing tire pressure will increase rolling resistance. I'd rather have a more "compliant" bike and run higher tire pressure.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-29-14, 04:01 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,614
Posted By greysquirrel

I'm not sure I believe that graph. The Ti Moots...

I'm not sure I believe that graph. The Ti Moots Setback is right next to the Thomson AL post. On my bike, I replaced an AL seatpost with a Moots Ti setback. The Moots Ti post flexed/bent so much that...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-17-13, 04:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,152
Posted By greysquirrel

Those cable donuts, in my experience, don't work...

Those cable donuts, in my experience, don't work very well. After a while, because the donut gets moved around the hole starts to enlarge and the donut starts sliding down the cables.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-14-13, 01:22 PM
Replies: 316
Views: 11,504
Posted By greysquirrel

I wonder what happens if you use a receipt with...

I wonder what happens if you use a receipt with prices blacked out.
05-19-12, 03:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,572
Posted By greysquirrel

This looks interesting: http://www.ibertinc.com/

This looks interesting:
http://www.ibertinc.com/
10-12-11, 05:18 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 854
Posted By greysquirrel

I live in San Francisco and ride across the...

I live in San Francisco and ride across the Golden Gate Bridge to Mt. Tamalpais/Marin trails. The total distance is around 50 miles(but a lot of hills).
09-01-10, 05:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 385
Posted By greysquirrel

I had those tires in 2.1 and currently have them...

I had those tires in 2.1 and currently have them in 1.9. The 1.9 are much faster on pavement but more narrow then the 2.1. The tires are on a second set of wheels I use for commuting. The 2.1 are...
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