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Forum: Recumbent
09-26-22, 11:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 443
Posted By jvt

Even losing the dual drive gives 866% range. More...

Even losing the dual drive gives 866% range. More than enough for most people, and simplifies the drive train.
Forum: Touring
03-16-22, 11:59 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,567
Posted By jvt

I have a couple of Lezyne pumps as well. High...

I have a couple of Lezyne pumps as well. High volume for mountain and high pressure for road. Very satisfied with them and couldnít see myself buying anything else. The hoses are compatible with both...
Forum: Touring
03-14-22, 01:10 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 10,159
Posted By jvt

minuses a pair of these as well for several...

minuses a pair of these as well for several years. Excellent option on my recumbent trike as I could clip in and didnít have to worry about leg suck.

Now I use cheap crocs knockoffs and platform...
02-13-22, 04:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 590
Posted By jvt

A big thank you and a quick update for you all....

A big thank you and a quick update for you all. Careful tweaking of the limit screws and the indexing has resulted in pretty good shifiting. I think that hte cables have stretched a little, and...
Forum: Touring
02-05-22, 10:56 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,693
Posted By jvt

This is excellent advice. Iím lucky in that a...

This is excellent advice. Iím lucky in that a standard Brooks model fits me perfectly, but it took trying a few to figure out the right one. If you have a shop that will let you try them, then I...
Forum: Touring
02-05-22, 10:37 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,693
Posted By jvt

I love my old Tiagra 3x9 light touring bike as...

I love my old Tiagra 3x9 light touring bike as well. I have a Deore RD and 12-36 cassette and can climb walls with that thing.

In terms of bike choices, I typically compromise on components,...
01-06-22, 08:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 590
Posted By jvt

I have an M531 (I think) on another bike that I...

I have an M531 (I think) on another bike that I might try. Itís currently running a 36 tooth cassette so should be fine.
Forum: Touring
12-01-21, 11:39 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,651
Posted By jvt

I have bikes with both. The grip shifters are...

I have bikes with both. The grip shifters are fine, but more difficult to maintain. The thumb shifters are MicroShift, and are excellent.

I get stiffness and cramping in my hands from time to time...
Forum: Recumbent
11-05-21, 01:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,929
Posted By jvt

Any extra publicity helps. I see a few older...

Any extra publicity helps. I see a few older cyclists out here, and they are usually quite interested in my trike. Most will have a sit in it, and they get the point of being able to ride without...
11-05-21, 12:54 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,045
Posted By jvt

I second the Ergon GC1s. I had a similar pair of...

I second the Ergon GC1s. I had a similar pair of Giant grips on a Jones bar, and replaced them with GC1s. The Giants were already pretty comfortable. The Ergons are a significant upgrade. Have...
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