Go Back  Bike Forums > Bike Forums > Road Cycling
Reload this Page >

Addiction LXXIII

Notices
Road Cycling “It is by riding a bicycle that you learn the contours of a country best, since you have to sweat up the hills and coast down them. Thus you remember them as they actually are, while in a motor car only a high hill impresses you, and you have no such accurate remembrance of country you have driven through as you gain by riding a bicycle.” -- Ernest Hemingway

Addiction LXXIII

Old 03-03-19, 07:45 PM
  #3526  
2manybikes
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Posts: 17,877

Bikes: 2 many

Mentioned: 12 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1153 Post(s)
Liked 142 Times in 78 Posts
Here you go.

https://e-tubeproject.shimano.com/


Last edited by 2manybikes; 03-03-19 at 07:53 PM.
2manybikes is offline  
Old 03-03-19, 07:54 PM
  #3527  
MoAlpha
• —
 
MoAlpha's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2015
Location: Land of Pleasant Living
Posts: 5,548

Bikes: Shmikes

Mentioned: 45 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 3686 Post(s)
Liked 1,142 Times in 649 Posts
Originally Posted by 2manybikes View Post
Each lever gets programmed and each derailleur. There are choices on what they do. Maybe it's all in one location, but you pick one part add it to a list and program one at a time. There are options on what the derailleurs do, not talking about the spacing. The electronic derailleur adjustment is nice.

I saved this one...

FileData]
SoftwareVersion=3.3.4
Comment=

[ST-6870-L]
FirmwareVersion=3.1.0
;Switch Front Shift Up:0 Front Shift Down:1 Rear Shift Up:2 Rear Shift Down:3 D-FLY Ch1:10 D-FLY Ch2:11 D-FLY Ch3:12 D-FLY Ch4:13
SwitchX=0
;Switch Front Shift Up:0 Front Shift Down:1 Rear Shift Up:2 Rear Shift Down:3 D-FLY Ch1:10 D-FLY Ch2:11 D-FLY Ch3:12 D-FLY Ch4:13
SwitchY=1
;Switch Front Shift Up:0 Front Shift Down:1 Rear Shift Up:2 Rear Shift Down:3 D-FLY Ch1:10 D-FLY Ch2:11 D-FLY Ch3:12 D-FLY Ch4:13
SprinterSwitch=3
Oh yeah. Just what I always wanted: a command-line interface for my bike.
MoAlpha is offline  
Old 03-03-19, 08:03 PM
  #3528  
Velo Vol 
VFL For Life
 
Velo Vol's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Knoxville, TN
Posts: 36,092

Bikes: Velo Volmobile

Mentioned: 621 Post(s)
Tagged: 2 Thread(s)
Quoted: 12976 Post(s)
Liked 339 Times in 232 Posts
Originally Posted by datlas View Post
Something about a poor sick bear maybe?
OK, I've googled and I'm not finding much.

Is the fact that I don't cough at all when I lie down (only when upright) a telltale symptom of something? I'm reading about a few things were lying down may make a cough worse, but I don't see anything on the opposite.
__________________
Velo Vol is offline  
Old 03-03-19, 08:08 PM
  #3529  
2manybikes
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Posts: 17,877

Bikes: 2 many

Mentioned: 12 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1153 Post(s)
Liked 142 Times in 78 Posts
Originally Posted by MoAlpha View Post

Oh yeah. Just what I always wanted: a command-line interface for my bike.
Exactly !

I don't need my laptop to replace the rear der. cable.
2manybikes is offline  
Old 03-03-19, 08:08 PM
  #3530  
DougRNS
Silver Comet Fred
 
Join Date: Jan 2017
Location: NW Metro Atl.
Posts: 4,430

Bikes: 1

Mentioned: 138 Post(s)
Tagged: 2 Thread(s)
Quoted: 3344 Post(s)
Liked 109 Times in 67 Posts
Originally Posted by Velo Vol View Post
OK, I've googled and I'm not finding much.

Is the fact that I don't cough at all when I lie down (only when upright) a telltale symptom of something? I'm reading about a few things were lying down may make a cough worse, but I don't see anything on the opposite.
If a cough lasts longer than 2 weeks see a Doctor. It could be a sign of a serious condition.
DougRNS is offline  
Old 03-03-19, 08:15 PM
  #3531  
Velo Vol 
VFL For Life
 
Velo Vol's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Knoxville, TN
Posts: 36,092

Bikes: Velo Volmobile

Mentioned: 621 Post(s)
Tagged: 2 Thread(s)
Quoted: 12976 Post(s)
Liked 339 Times in 232 Posts
Originally Posted by DougRNS View Post
If a cough lasts longer than 2 weeks see a Doctor. It could be a sign of a serious condition.
That's not an answer to the question.
__________________
Velo Vol is offline  
Old 03-03-19, 08:16 PM
  #3532  
LesterOfPuppets
cowboy, steel horse, etc
 
LesterOfPuppets's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Valley of the Sun.
Posts: 34,082

Bikes: everywhere

Mentioned: 56 Post(s)
Tagged: 1 Thread(s)
Quoted: 5156 Post(s)
Liked 835 Times in 464 Posts
Originally Posted by MoAlpha View Post

Oh yeah. Just what I always wanted: a command-line interface for my bike.

I'd be OK with it if it was in FORTRAN.
LesterOfPuppets is offline  
Old 03-03-19, 08:20 PM
  #3533  
LAJ
So it is
 
LAJ's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Westminster, CO
Posts: 17,745

Bikes: Luzerne, 684, Boreas, Wheelhouse, Alize©®, Bayamo, Cayo

Mentioned: 222 Post(s)
Tagged: 1 Thread(s)
Quoted: 5993 Post(s)
Liked 1,003 Times in 584 Posts
Originally Posted by 2manybikes View Post
When you program it to shift as you hold the lever and such, I buy it. I have 8070 shifters, the latest battery, and 6770 front and rear derailleurs. Plug and play, as you say. When I go 11 speed, I'll change my cassette, both derailleurs, set the limit screws, and be on my way.
__________________
Originally Posted by Bah Humbug View Post
In other news, to effect quick passes of other cyclists out this morning, I did dial it up to 400w to pass several times. It doesn't actually feel like much of anything for that duration. Not sure what that guy was on about.
LAJ is offline  
Old 03-03-19, 08:31 PM
  #3534  
DougRNS
Silver Comet Fred
 
Join Date: Jan 2017
Location: NW Metro Atl.
Posts: 4,430

Bikes: 1

Mentioned: 138 Post(s)
Tagged: 2 Thread(s)
Quoted: 3344 Post(s)
Liked 109 Times in 67 Posts
Originally Posted by Velo Vol View Post
That's not an answer to the question.
it's the best advice you will get in this thread.
#StayingInOurLaneBro
DougRNS is offline  
Old 03-03-19, 08:35 PM
  #3535  
2manybikes
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Posts: 17,877

Bikes: 2 many

Mentioned: 12 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1153 Post(s)
Liked 142 Times in 78 Posts
Originally Posted by LAJ View Post
When you program it to shift as you hold the lever and such, I buy it. I have 8070 shifters, the latest battery, and 6770 front and rear derailleurs. Plug and play, as you say. When I go 11 speed, I'll change my cassette, both derailleurs, set the limit screws, and be on my way.
No.

To fine tune the alignment of the derailleur pulleys to the cogs you put the brain into adjust mode, and then tap a lever one way or the other to get it perfect. It kind of takes the place of cable tension adjustment. They you take it out of that mode. When you switch to 11 speed you need to reprogram the brain for each part. When you unplug something like a derailleur you lose all the memory. Explore the e-tube software. It's NOT plug and play! Download the appropriate software from Shimano into your computer and start reading it now. I posted a link. You need an interface device too.
2manybikes is offline  
Old 03-03-19, 08:39 PM
  #3536  
2manybikes
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Posts: 17,877

Bikes: 2 many

Mentioned: 12 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1153 Post(s)
Liked 142 Times in 78 Posts
Originally Posted by LesterOfPuppets View Post
I'd be OK with it if it was in FORTRAN.
2manybikes is offline  
Old 03-03-19, 08:57 PM
  #3537  
LAJ
So it is
 
LAJ's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Westminster, CO
Posts: 17,745

Bikes: Luzerne, 684, Boreas, Wheelhouse, Alize©®, Bayamo, Cayo

Mentioned: 222 Post(s)
Tagged: 1 Thread(s)
Quoted: 5993 Post(s)
Liked 1,003 Times in 584 Posts
Originally Posted by 2manybikes View Post
No.

To fine tune the alignment of the derailleur pulleys to the cogs you put the brain into adjust mode, and then tap a lever one way or the other to get it perfect. It kind of takes the place of cable tension adjustment. They you take it out of that mode. When you switch to 11 speed you need to reprogram the brain for each part. When you unplug something like a derailleur you lose all the memory. Explore the e-tube software. It's NOT plug and play! Download the appropriate software from Shimano into your computer and start reading it now. I posted a link. You need an interface device too.
Before that, and after the limit screws, you put it into crash recovery mode while spinning the cranks.

I will say, once I go to 11 speed, I'll never be able to go back to 10 speed, at least with that battery.
__________________
Originally Posted by Bah Humbug View Post
In other news, to effect quick passes of other cyclists out this morning, I did dial it up to 400w to pass several times. It doesn't actually feel like much of anything for that duration. Not sure what that guy was on about.
LAJ is offline  
Old 03-03-19, 09:01 PM
  #3538  
2manybikes
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Posts: 17,877

Bikes: 2 many

Mentioned: 12 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1153 Post(s)
Liked 142 Times in 78 Posts
Originally Posted by LAJ View Post
Before that, and after the limit screws, you put it into crash recovery mode while spinning the cranks.

I will say, once I go to 11 speed, I'll never be able to go back to 10 speed, at least with that battery.
Hopefully you never need crash recovery mode for a crash!
2manybikes is offline  
Old 03-03-19, 09:17 PM
  #3539  
LesterOfPuppets
cowboy, steel horse, etc
 
LesterOfPuppets's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Valley of the Sun.
Posts: 34,082

Bikes: everywhere

Mentioned: 56 Post(s)
Tagged: 1 Thread(s)
Quoted: 5156 Post(s)
Liked 835 Times in 464 Posts
Dang, no one has uploaded the Omloop Het Nieuwsblad yet. Wonder if the footage covers the ladies catching the dudes. Maybe someone will upload the ladies race...
LesterOfPuppets is offline  
Old 03-03-19, 09:34 PM
  #3540  
Velo Vol 
VFL For Life
 
Velo Vol's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Knoxville, TN
Posts: 36,092

Bikes: Velo Volmobile

Mentioned: 621 Post(s)
Tagged: 2 Thread(s)
Quoted: 12976 Post(s)
Liked 339 Times in 232 Posts
__________________
Velo Vol is offline  
Old 03-03-19, 09:35 PM
  #3541  
seedsbelize 
smelling the roses
 
seedsbelize's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Tixkokob, Yucatán, México
Posts: 13,525

Bikes: 72 Schwinn World Voyageur, 78 Schwinn World(upright town bike), 79 Trek 930, 80 Trek 414, 84 Schwinn Letour Luxe (coupled), 88 Centurion Ironman Expert,92 Schwinn Paramount PDG 5

Mentioned: 102 Post(s)
Tagged: 1 Thread(s)
Quoted: 6014 Post(s)
Liked 420 Times in 291 Posts
Clean sweep of the leader board this week. Mark your calendars, as we may not see it again for quite a while.
__________________
Well look what the cat dragged in. Such a fine addition to the thread

Originally Posted by MoAlpha View Post
Here too. Lots of fear, alienation, and rage in this failing country.


seedsbelize is offline  
Old 03-03-19, 09:36 PM
  #3542  
LesterOfPuppets
cowboy, steel horse, etc
 
LesterOfPuppets's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Valley of the Sun.
Posts: 34,082

Bikes: everywhere

Mentioned: 56 Post(s)
Tagged: 1 Thread(s)
Quoted: 5156 Post(s)
Liked 835 Times in 464 Posts
Originally Posted by seedsbelize View Post
Clean sweep of the leader board this week. Mark your calendars, as we may not see it again for quite a while.
Kudes dude
LesterOfPuppets is offline  
Old 03-03-19, 09:50 PM
  #3543  
mzeffex 
Senior Member
 
mzeffex's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Colorado
Posts: 9,458

Bikes: Something Canadian, something Italian, something American, and something German

Mentioned: 3 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 61 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 13 Times in 7 Posts

Hi everyone. I seem to only show up here when I get a new bike. So, here it is.

Something a little different for me and I have really been enjoying it.
__________________
Originally Posted by rjones28 View Post
Are they talking about spectators feeding the cyclists? You know, like don't feed the bears?
mzeffex is offline  
Old 03-03-19, 10:01 PM
  #3544  
LesterOfPuppets
cowboy, steel horse, etc
 
LesterOfPuppets's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Valley of the Sun.
Posts: 34,082

Bikes: everywhere

Mentioned: 56 Post(s)
Tagged: 1 Thread(s)
Quoted: 5156 Post(s)
Liked 835 Times in 464 Posts
Originally Posted by mzeffex View Post

Hi everyone. I seem to only show up here when I get a new bike. So, here it is.

Something a little different for me and I have really been enjoying it.

Beautiful! I sure miss my blue Pinarello.
LesterOfPuppets is offline  
Old 03-03-19, 10:01 PM
  #3545  
DougRNS
Silver Comet Fred
 
Join Date: Jan 2017
Location: NW Metro Atl.
Posts: 4,430

Bikes: 1

Mentioned: 138 Post(s)
Tagged: 2 Thread(s)
Quoted: 3344 Post(s)
Liked 109 Times in 67 Posts
Originally Posted by Velo Vol View Post
yes, the Preds prevailed in OT. So at least you have that.
DougRNS is offline  
Old 03-03-19, 10:07 PM
  #3546  
mzeffex 
Senior Member
 
mzeffex's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Colorado
Posts: 9,458

Bikes: Something Canadian, something Italian, something American, and something German

Mentioned: 3 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 61 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 13 Times in 7 Posts
Originally Posted by LesterOfPuppets View Post
Beautiful! I sure miss my blue Pinarello.
It's my first Italian steel bike, I've always longed for one. Put about 200 mi on it this week and it's... kind of worryingly like my much fancier, modern bikes.
__________________
Originally Posted by rjones28 View Post
Are they talking about spectators feeding the cyclists? You know, like don't feed the bears?
mzeffex is offline  
Old 03-04-19, 05:29 AM
  #3547  
MoAlpha
• —
 
MoAlpha's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2015
Location: Land of Pleasant Living
Posts: 5,548

Bikes: Shmikes

Mentioned: 45 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 3686 Post(s)
Liked 1,142 Times in 649 Posts
The
Originally Posted by mzeffex View Post

Hi everyone. I seem to only show up here when I get a new bike. So, here it is.

Something a little different for me and I have really been enjoying it.
Lovely and 7800 rules! What are the calipers, though?

Last edited by MoAlpha; 03-04-19 at 05:55 AM.
MoAlpha is offline  
Old 03-04-19, 06:41 AM
  #3548  
indyfabz
Senior Member
 
indyfabz's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Posts: 26,602
Mentioned: 192 Post(s)
Tagged: 1 Thread(s)
Quoted: 11210 Post(s)
Liked 2,803 Times in 1,561 Posts
The hawk was out last night. Literally. He eventually flew off, but about 15 min. later I went out back again to make sure some stuff on the deck was sheltered from the snow. Darn bird came out of nowhere and flew about 4' above my head. Scared the dickens out me.

Happy National Pound Cake Day and National Grammar Day!


indyfabz is offline  
Old 03-04-19, 06:49 AM
  #3549  
Trsnrtr
Super Moderator
 
Trsnrtr's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2002
Location: Central Illinois
Posts: 18,489

Bikes: Giant Propel, Gianni Motta, Co-Motion Supremo, ICE VTX, Garneau Steeple X

Mentioned: 100 Post(s)
Tagged: 1 Thread(s)
Quoted: 7317 Post(s)
Liked 736 Times in 395 Posts
Originally Posted by DougRNS View Post
For @BillyD
One thing about cold weather: it brings out the statistician in everyone. - Paul Theroux
__________________
Dennis T

I'm not the sharpest knife in the drawer, but I can't believe the ignorance out there. - An Anonymous Addictionite.


Last edited by Trsnrtr; 03-04-19 at 06:52 AM.
Trsnrtr is offline  
Old 03-04-19, 06:54 AM
  #3550  
Trsnrtr
Super Moderator
 
Trsnrtr's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2002
Location: Central Illinois
Posts: 18,489

Bikes: Giant Propel, Gianni Motta, Co-Motion Supremo, ICE VTX, Garneau Steeple X

Mentioned: 100 Post(s)
Tagged: 1 Thread(s)
Quoted: 7317 Post(s)
Liked 736 Times in 395 Posts
Originally Posted by 2manybikes View Post
Exactly !

I don't need my laptop to replace the rear der. cable.
I don't either but it's SRAM eTap. DNS about Shimano Di2.
__________________
Dennis T

I'm not the sharpest knife in the drawer, but I can't believe the ignorance out there. - An Anonymous Addictionite.

Trsnrtr is offline  

Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information

Copyright © 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.