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10-14-19, 08:31 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,325
Posted By jad3675

Gopher. John

Gopher.

John
09-24-19, 11:15 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,596
Posted By jad3675

It looks like you can still order Shimano bits...

It looks like you can still order Shimano bits from merlincycles in the UK. Wonder how much longer that will last?

John
09-17-19, 06:05 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 139
Posted By jad3675

As far as I can tell from my Potenza HO...

As far as I can tell from my Potenza HO groupset...it's exactly the same as a non-HO groupset. Campy likes to change names around - like in the motorcycle world, where the newest model has BNG (Bold...
09-17-19, 11:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,232
Posted By jad3675

I maybe had the same issue - see here: ...

I maybe had the same issue - see here:
https://www.bikeforums.net/bicycle-mechanics/1183628-campy-potenza-rd-tension-spring.html
09-15-19, 09:47 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 342
Posted By jad3675

Well, had zero issues on a 65 miles charity ride...

Well, had zero issues on a 65 miles charity ride through the hills of Kentucky this morning. Maybe it was assembly error at the factory?

John
09-14-19, 04:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 342
Posted By jad3675

Yeah, the chain has plenty of length with the...

Yeah, the chain has plenty of length with the small/small sizing. Rear cassette is Shimano 11/28 so it's one tooth smaller on the big than the equivalent campy size.

Even at big/big, the RD has a...
09-14-19, 02:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 342
Posted By jad3675

Yeah, chain is sized the campy way - small...

Yeah, chain is sized the campy way - small chain/small ring, 8mm between the horizontal chain run and the chain around the top jockey wheel, like this:...
09-14-19, 12:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 342
Posted By jad3675

Campy Potenza RD Tension Spring...

On the last leg of a ride this AM, after downshifting to 1st on the smallest front ring something felt a little off. Could not really stop since I was climbing and I was about a half mile from home....
Forum: Road Cycling
09-13-19, 07:21 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,306
Posted By jad3675

I picked up a set of reverseable cages on ebay -...

I picked up a set of reverseable cages on ebay - $28 shipped from China. Took 2 weeks to show up, but they're solid. And unlike the leyzne cages I had previously, they actually hold the bottles.
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Forum: Road Cycling
09-12-19, 05:38 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 549
Posted By jad3675

Fizik and Giro run a half size bigger than...

Fizik and Giro run a half size bigger than Shimano. I'm a 44 in Shimano and wear a 43.5 in both Giro and Fizik (and a 43 in Sidi) - with a pinky's worth of space in the toe box. Street shoes I wear a...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-09-19, 03:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 366
Posted By jad3675

Good point. You can swap potenza or centaur...

Good point. You can swap potenza or centaur levers b over.

John
Forum: Road Cycling
09-09-19, 01:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 366
Posted By jad3675

I like the campy stuff, and I think in silver it...

I like the campy stuff, and I think in silver it looks stunning on my bike. If I did it again, I'd go with Chorus 11 levers and Potenza the rest of the way. It's $180 for the brifters, $110 for RD,...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-09-19, 12:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 366
Posted By jad3675

I just built a Cinelli up using silver Potenza...

I just built a Cinelli up using silver Potenza Groupset - I have another post on here with a photo of the bike. I found the best price/shipping time from Condorcycles.com - two days from the UK to my...
09-06-19, 05:27 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 379
Posted By jad3675

It rides as good as it looks. Ha. I have no...

It rides as good as it looks. Ha. I have no complaints. It's light (7.42kg) is great at climbing and the minimal rake of the fork seems to make it super responsive.

John
09-05-19, 01:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 379
Posted By jad3675

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/t1SucalSe50agXD7...

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/t1SucalSe50agXD7hxklSnFZcvb-XBBZMuHUkm0Tq4EG2B0egiHe2kKuhH8UD7JZSXMPbR24GgdSo8cLklxuKOob7I52K28IifCb8otkhOrYDjjyKG7nLvCZGDJPEIINbJjTEg76uUr9AYiUiMp6h_aflpJ9U_z2bOZJze...
09-05-19, 12:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 379
Posted By jad3675

I went rim. John

I went rim.

John
Forum: Road Cycling
09-05-19, 11:21 AM
Replies: 2,660
Views: 650,801
Posted By jad3675

Rolf Prima Wheels...

If anyone is in the market for wheels, promo code ATD.18 knocks 25% off your order at rolfprima.com. A friend of mine picked up a set of Ares3 wheels (list $1399) for $480 shipped.

John
09-05-19, 11:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 379
Posted By jad3675

I recently finished my Superstar build with Campy...

I recently finished my Superstar build with Campy Potenza groupset. I had zero issues with the groupset.

Two things to be aware of - the rear derailleur takes a full length housing that is hidden...
08-29-19, 07:04 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,598
Posted By jad3675

I'm a big fan of Santic bike shorts from Amazon,...

I'm a big fan of Santic bike shorts from Amazon, though the chamois is a bit on the really-padded side. Based on this thread I ordered some Przewalski shorts - they came in today. Haven't ridden in...
08-29-19, 06:40 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,142
Posted By jad3675

I picked up a Superstar frame for $520 from...

I picked up a Superstar frame for $520 from Amazon at the beginning of August. It built up into a really nice bike.

Looks like Amazon has an XS Superstar frame with 105 in stock for $916.
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08-26-19, 08:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 691
Posted By jad3675

I just installed some Hutchinson folded tires...

I just installed some Hutchinson folded tires that had slight discoloration on the fold creases. Once mounted the discoloration disappeared.

John
Forum: Road Cycling
08-25-19, 12:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 939
Posted By jad3675

I don't think performance will be able to help...

I don't think performance will be able to help you. They're owned by amaincycling now. Fuji and Kestrel are owned by tiger holdings. I'd contact kestrel directly.

John
Forum: Road Cycling
08-24-19, 11:52 AM
Replies: 2,660
Views: 650,801
Posted By jad3675

Knog light

Focus camera has the knog 1000L trail light for $69 shipped. Pretty decent light for the price.

And I can't post the link...so, search for it on lifestyle dot focuscamera dot com.

John
Forum: Road Cycling
11-12-16, 10:38 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 676
Posted By jad3675

I just purchased a 520 bundle from...

I just purchased a 520 bundle from probikekit.com, and as far as I can tell it's the exact unit you'd get in the states. Same terrible base map and crappy illustrations in the manual.

I noticed...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-11-16, 09:51 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,552
Posted By jad3675

My Poggio SE .5 has the exact same dent. It's...

My Poggio SE .5 has the exact same dent. It's supposed to be there.

John
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