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06-16-19, 01:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 174
Posted By Spoonrobot

$600 for that around Atlanta would be a good deal...

$600 for that around Atlanta would be a good deal too. Unless you wanna sell it today Id list it at $850 to start and then just drop it in price if it doesnt sell within a week.

When I was...
06-10-19, 02:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 569
Posted By Spoonrobot

IMO the all-around tire and road tire can be the...

IMO the all-around tire and road tire can be the same but you didn't really ask about that.

Anyway, I use the WTB Resolutes for my monster-cross bike. They're a good tire for singletrack and also...
05-31-19, 04:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 797
Posted By Spoonrobot

Michelin Country Rock is a good tire but I think...

Michelin Country Rock is a good tire but I think it only comes in 1.75

Schwable Thunder Burt is available in larger sizes and probably the fastest production knobbie you can buy. Thats what Id...
05-07-19, 09:05 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,251
Posted By Spoonrobot

Little blurb in Shimano's GRX release had me...

Little blurb in Shimano's GRX release had me raise an eyebrow:

https://drandalls.files.wordpress.com/2019/05/grx.jpg

I'm of two minds with this, design can often enforce good or bad habits but...
04-28-19, 08:07 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 5,175
Posted By Spoonrobot

It's not normal, and keep in mind the play...

It's not normal, and keep in mind the play pictured is minimal compared to how it gets after a couple hundred hours more. It's odd but my experiences with bikes can be quite divergent from what seems...
04-26-19, 11:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,063
Posted By Spoonrobot

TPI is meaningless in 2019. This article and the...

TPI is meaningless in 2019. This article and the comments are a good primer why: https://janheine.wordpress.com/2015/01/05/tpi-and-tire-performance/

The issue gets compounded even worse now that...
04-23-19, 11:39 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 880
Posted By Spoonrobot

Depends on the pads. I once got less than 2000...

Depends on the pads. I once got less than 2000 miles from a set of stock organic TRP pads and that was awfully short. Went to Shimano semi-metallic pads and get closer to 8,000 miles. I also use...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-29-18, 10:07 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 9,428
Posted By Spoonrobot

That much of a price difference, get the Sora...

That much of a price difference, get the Sora group, 105 5800 is pretty awful anyway. Spend more on really good tires and you'll be better off than a "nicer" groupset.

Pounds heavier! :lol:
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