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08-13-20, 09:39 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 671
Posted By jadocs

Hot pocket taped to your top tube. Not...

Hot pocket taped to your top tube.

Not really, but for me real food works best on long rides and it has to be something that goes down easy. Don't want anything that requires a water bottle for...
08-13-20, 09:27 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 677
Posted By jadocs

What has helped me is the first data field on my...

What has helped me is the first data field on my computer is instant power (largest display), the next is workout average power followed by speed and time. I zoom into only those fields when I'm...
08-13-20, 09:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 90
Posted By jadocs

Or cable tension

Or cable tension
Forum: Road Cycling
08-13-20, 08:58 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,090
Posted By jadocs

Video is blocked at work so can't view or listen....

Video is blocked at work so can't view or listen. I'm not sure what type of load this happens under but is it possible your wheels are flexing and brushing the brake pads?
08-13-20, 08:45 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 293
Posted By jadocs

I always patch my holes from the inside after...

I always patch my holes from the inside after using a plug. Do I have to? Probably not, but that's just something I choose to do.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-13-20, 08:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 182
Posted By jadocs

Lots of cycling groups to get involved with down...

Lots of cycling groups to get involved with down that way
Forum: Road Cycling
08-13-20, 07:21 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 222
Posted By jadocs

I don't remember if my Ksyrium Pro UST Disc...

I don't remember if my Ksyrium Pro UST Disc Wheels had tape or not. Not sure if they would be the same with the Elite UST. Now that I think about it, I don't think my Ksyrium Pro USTs had tape.
08-12-20, 07:41 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 398
Posted By jadocs

Re-wrap the problem rim yourself. Get some good...

Re-wrap the problem rim yourself. Get some good quality tape like DTSwiss, make sure to do a double wrap. Keep the area at the valve single wrap so the valve seats properly. The way you do this is...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-12-20, 07:30 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 222
Posted By jadocs

I've been using Yksion Pro's on my bike, I...

I've been using Yksion Pro's on my bike, I haven't found a reason to switch. Also went from 25 to 28. I don't think there is going to be any appreciable difference. Something to keep in mind is the...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-11-20, 12:49 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 782
Posted By jadocs

I don't use gloves anymore. Have you tried riding...

I don't use gloves anymore. Have you tried riding without them?
08-11-20, 12:33 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 677
Posted By jadocs

Nice, I have a bike like that (that's one of mine...

Nice, I have a bike like that (that's one of mine that has a PM as well) and I find I ride it more than my modern bike.
08-11-20, 12:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 293
Posted By jadocs

I have the same tires on one of my bikes. Good...

I have the same tires on one of my bikes. Good tires!

I don't carry tubes, but I do carry Dynaplug. If you are going to carry a tube, how easy is it for you to get the tire off? Have you tried it?
08-11-20, 12:18 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 677
Posted By jadocs

20.4 for 30 solo miles is good. If Strava...

20.4 for 30 solo miles is good. If Strava estimated power of 171 is accurate, you must be quite light. A similar ride for me at that speed and elevation would put me around 210-220 watts, but I'm not...
08-11-20, 12:13 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 677
Posted By jadocs

No there is not reason not to. I have stages...

No there is not reason not to. I have stages non-drive side power meters on two of my bikes.

You'll get used to looking at your power numbers outside as a measure of effort vs. looking at your...
08-11-20, 11:55 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 677
Posted By jadocs

Well if you routinely check your tire pressure (I...

Well if you routinely check your tire pressure (I can't remember what Wahoo recommends, I think 100 psi or something) and the bike is attached properly (appropriate amount of turns on the knob IAW...
08-11-20, 11:41 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 677
Posted By jadocs

As others have said, it is a calibration issue. I...

As others have said, it is a calibration issue. I have a friend who was doing 400+ watt indoor rides on a snap. Come to find out never checked tire pressure and the tire was very lightly on the...
04-12-20, 12:13 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 587
Posted By jadocs

Are your wheels tubeless ready? If so forget...

Are your wheels tubeless ready? If so forget about inner tubes and get the GP5000TL and go tubeless.
04-12-20, 12:04 AM
04-11-20, 11:54 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,418
Posted By jadocs

Honestly, I would bring the bike to your LBS at...

Honestly, I would bring the bike to your LBS at this point.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-10-20, 08:22 PM
Replies: 165
Views: 9,626
Posted By jadocs

Received my second order of PTFE (200g) from...

Received my second order of PTFE (200g) from AliExpress last week.
04-09-20, 03:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 430
Posted By jadocs

It came with Record 8 speed, but it was built up...

It came with Record 8 speed, but it was built up so no telling if all the parts were Record. I know the hubs were...not sure on the seatpost (can you tell?). I have since put Record 11 on.

...
04-09-20, 03:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 430
Posted By jadocs

Ha it figures! Yes I had it apart and re-greased...

Ha it figures! Yes I had it apart and re-greased the top and bottom, but did not think to count or measure. Had I known there were two different sizes, I would have paid more attention.
04-09-20, 01:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 430
Posted By jadocs

Thanks everyone again. You know that is a good...

Thanks everyone again. You know that is a good question. I honestly don’t know and could. Or find anything definitive. Can you guys tell by this pic?

...
04-07-20, 12:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 430
Posted By jadocs

Excellent thank you

Excellent thank you
04-07-20, 10:26 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 430
Posted By jadocs

Thanks Iride much appreciated. Any...

Thanks Iride much appreciated.

Any suggestions on a place to source these bearings? I’ve seen “wheels manufacturing” turn up in my google searches.

thanks again
04-07-20, 09:40 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 430
Posted By jadocs

Campagnolo 1” headset bearings (25-5/32)

Hey all,

Need some assistance from the experts with regard to headset bearing replacement on a threaded Campagnolo headset.

Research says the bearings are 25-5/32” caged bearings. I assume the...
04-04-20, 09:48 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,450
Posted By jadocs

Water only when riding, but after a hard ride on...

Water only when riding, but after a hard ride on the trainer when I’m parched, ice cold diet tonic water seriously hits the spot. Not kidding, try it.
04-04-20, 09:32 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 776
Posted By jadocs

You bought them used?

You bought them used?
04-04-20, 09:21 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 548
Posted By jadocs

If you were invited to an event you must accept...

If you were invited to an event you must accept the invitation in the companion app. Then when you go to ride you will get a notification to “join” the event. Just select “join” and it will take you...
04-01-20, 11:05 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 650
Posted By jadocs

Why are you degreasing a second time using...

Why are you degreasing a second time using gasoline and degreaser? You should have only needed to use hot water and maybe a brush if you had already degreased previously and were using wax. i.e. if...
04-01-20, 10:51 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,840
Posted By jadocs

How do you switch to watching someone?

How do you switch to watching someone?
03-31-20, 08:00 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 12,948
Posted By jadocs

Yes they are carbon rims.

Yes they are carbon rims.
03-27-20, 01:16 AM
Replies: 163
Views: 12,948
Posted By jadocs

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

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/0f448f57_d626_4803_84bd_cdf6e8784498_8f7df237c5b240782766caf53f5f291438bb112c.jpeg
03-27-20, 01:08 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,283
Posted By jadocs

I double wrap each wheel but only leave it single...

I double wrap each wheel but only leave it single by the valve stem so it doesn’t interfere with getting the valve seated properly. You do this by starting the wrap about an inch from the valve hole,...
03-25-20, 03:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 440
Posted By jadocs

That process works fine. I've done it twice.

That process works fine. I've done it twice.
03-25-20, 03:12 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 372
Posted By jadocs

Might be your cranks clicking....the bearing...

Might be your cranks clicking....the bearing connected to your crank is seated in the BB cups. It's possible that it is moving slightly causing the click when you get on it. If you are familiar with...
03-25-20, 03:05 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,774
Posted By jadocs

The cage sure looks bent to me. If that is the...

The cage sure looks bent to me. If that is the case, adjusting the hanger is not going to solve that. Check the hanger alignment and make sure it's straight, but if your cage is bent you will have to...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-25-20, 03:00 PM
Replies: 165
Views: 9,626
Posted By jadocs

Just an update, all my waxed chains still shift...

Just an update, all my waxed chains still shift like butter. I have gone 300 miles since the last waxing, and have no indication that it needs to be refreshed/re-waxed. Drivetrain remains spotless. ...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-18-20, 04:42 PM
Replies: 19,534
Views: 4,140,138
Posted By jadocs

You got a dual GEN III for $583 shipped? That is...

You got a dual GEN III for $583 shipped? That is one heck of a deal.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-18-20, 04:40 PM
Replies: 19,534
Views: 4,140,138
Posted By jadocs

The 25mm Schwalbe ONE TLE’s that I ordered...

The 25mm Schwalbe ONE TLE’s that I ordered measured exactly 27mm on my rim which has a 19mm inner diameter.
03-17-20, 02:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 402
Posted By jadocs

Good deal!

Good deal!
03-17-20, 04:41 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 702
Posted By jadocs

Seriously? I’ve had trouble finding gas station...

Seriously? I’ve had trouble finding gas station pumps that have enough power to inflate the rear tires of my truck.
03-16-20, 10:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 402
Posted By jadocs

Put a little air in the tube, then put it on your...

Put a little air in the tube, then put it on your rim. It’s not supposed to be a snug fit when you are installing it. Get all the tube under the tire, finish mounting the tire and pump it up.
03-16-20, 10:15 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,243
Posted By jadocs

I’m running 25mm Schwalbe One TLE’s that measure...

I’m running 25mm Schwalbe One TLE’s that measure out to 27mm on my 1992 frame. That’s the largest I can go in the rear. Any bigger and it will rub the brake bridge. I have more room up front than the...
03-15-20, 02:15 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 443
Posted By jadocs

Any reason why you don't just bring it inside?

Any reason why you don't just bring it inside?
Forum: Road Cycling
03-14-20, 11:40 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 765
Posted By jadocs

That’s how I do it, outside as well. I have found...

That’s how I do it, outside as well. I have found that 20 min tests tend to overestimate FTP for people who do not have the gas tank to go all out for an hour. It sounds like you have that...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-14-20, 02:45 PM
Replies: 19,534
Views: 4,140,138
Posted By jadocs

No not TT, just plane “ONE TLE”. Fit my Reynolds...

No not TT, just plane “ONE TLE”. Fit my Reynolds great. Was able to pop one on by hand. I imagine I could have done the same with the other but I was impatient.

Just did 32 miles on them today....
03-14-20, 02:32 PM
Replies: 6,480
Views: 576,039
Posted By jadocs

Schwalbe ONE TLE (tubeless tires/tan) and...

Schwalbe ONE TLE (tubeless tires/tan)

and Lyzene Pressure Overdrive Pump. This pump is the bomb diggity. Chamber is rated to 220 psi and this thing seats tubeless tires better than the compressed...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-11-20, 08:13 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,056
Posted By jadocs

Finally! I have been waiting for someone to...

Finally! I have been waiting for someone to develop a wheel that can be switched from a wheelchair to a bike.
03-11-20, 07:33 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,935
Posted By jadocs

Yep you scored big time. $100 for a Ti...

Yep you scored big time. $100 for a Ti bike....yep.
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