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Forum: Road Cycling
01-31-23, 04:52 PM
Replies: 10,393
Views: 3,171,536
Posted By Hmmm

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New to me CAAD10, I upgraded the wheels, cockpit and...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-29-23, 09:14 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,217
Posted By Mojo31

Why not? Because he wants a new bike and can...

Why not?

Because he wants a new bike and can afford it. Good a reason as any to buy a bike. So, why not?

I love the blue Prince. The model has received some good reviews, and the color is...
01-16-23, 01:38 PM
Replies: 722
Views: 17,048
Posted By big john

I resemble that remark.

I resemble that remark.
01-08-23, 07:15 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 2,638
Posted By easyupbug

Early in my working life I was a design engineer....

Early in my working life I was a design engineer. Product design serves a function and for a designer to add "art" for your eyes it adds costs. Customers choose how their wallets will be impacted....
12-16-22, 06:57 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 4,964
Posted By Sy Reene

I'm no lawyer, but I thought it was only a...

I'm no lawyer, but I thought it was only a criminal offense if you knowingly purchased and took possession of goods you knew were stolen? Finding out afterwards I thought was basically ok?
Forum: Road Cycling
10-15-22, 11:22 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 716
Posted By chaadster

I generally don’t bother to do anything over the...

I generally don’t bother to do anything over the winter, and have found that there’s usually still liquid sealant after 5 months in the basement, so I just add a bit in spring and go.

The other...
09-22-22, 10:21 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 571
Posted By Fahrenheit531

Spend the money for upper-tier stuff from most...

Spend the money for upper-tier stuff from most any well-known brand and you should do fine.
Go searching for bargains on amazon and you get what you pay for, or less.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-18-22, 04:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 9,093
Posted By obrentharris

Six year old thread started by a new member who...

Six year old thread started by a new member who made seven posts in one day then never came back. Unlikely you will receive an answer.
Brent
09-15-22, 07:26 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,169
Posted By skidder

OR change it from miles to kilometers. :D My...

OR change it from miles to kilometers. :D

My 65th is coming up in a few months, a 65 km/41 mile ride would be a fun way to spend a day. I've never been up to the end of the local MUP (about 25...
09-12-22, 05:18 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 445
Posted By noimagination

It doesn't sound like you're talking about a...

It doesn't sound like you're talking about a saddle sore. A painful lump under the skin isn't a saddle sore. A saddle sore is basically a skin infection, usually caused by abraded skin that gets a...
09-09-22, 10:25 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,180
Posted By mschwett

i am failing to see the justice of a car smashing...

i am failing to see the justice of a car smashing into a properly/legally parked bike-share bike.
09-05-22, 12:26 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 738
Posted By Barry2

I carry a Turbolito...

I carry a Turbolito (https://www.tubolito.com/road/) and it's special patch kit.
They are extremely light and better yet, roll up incredibly small.


I'd recommend you carry a regular tube, right...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-03-22, 08:29 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,314
Posted By urbanknight

Comfort, probably. Speed, probably not.

Comfort, probably. Speed, probably not.
09-02-22, 09:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 514
Posted By Lbxpdx

Yard sale find

I guess Iím out of date, but I was surprised to find a disc break bike at a yard sale. The hanger was bent and the rear derailleur needs to be replaced as the bump that the stop hits busted off, but...
08-31-22, 03:39 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,587
Posted By rsbob

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08-31-22, 01:56 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,587
Posted By mstateglfr

Steel road bike- frame and fork built by me(with...

Steel road bike- frame and fork built by me(with a lot of help) in a class back in 2018. Columbus Zona tubing, Ultegra 2x11 drivetrain.
Steel gravel bike- Fairlight Secan frame. Reynolds 853...
08-31-22, 11:55 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,587
Posted By DMC707

Hmmmmmm boring day at work so i'll take a...

Hmmmmmm

boring day at work so i'll take a shot at it

Im pretty sure this is all of it -- but you should have saw the stash 2 years ago before i started selling off a few things ! :twitchy:...
08-27-22, 11:12 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,072
Posted By wolfchild

Very early in the morning is my favorite time to...

Very early in the morning is my favorite time to start a ride.
08-26-22, 05:56 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 768
Posted By Helderberg

Had a great ride today.

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08-09-22, 06:49 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 2,990
Posted By terrymorse

Climbing steep grades requires practice. And...

Climbing steep grades requires practice. And pacing. And adequate gearing. And patience. And some technique.

If you're forced to slalom across the road, your gearing is too high, or you don't have...
07-25-22, 07:48 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,656
Posted By Random11

I'm Not Training; I'm Exercising

Every morning I ride 15-20 miles over rolling hills. I rarely miss a day. I enjoy riding, but one motivator is that I think it's good for my health. I get occasional advice (and see it here) on what...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-24-22, 06:49 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 930
Posted By WhyFi

I'm not quite clear on what's going on. Are...

I'm not quite clear on what's going on.

Are they being fully seated (showing the witness line all of the way around)?
Are the tires coming unseated at low/no pressure? Otherwise, I'm not...
07-20-22, 09:42 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,011
Posted By terrymorse

What's the consensus on what to do on "rest...

What's the consensus on what to do on "rest days"?

Does it mean "don't do anything, just relax", or is going for an easy ride better?

I like doing short and easy spins on "rest" days to keep...
07-16-22, 08:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 737
Posted By downtube42

All the times I agonized about the weather before...

All the times I agonized about the weather before a big ride - rain, wind, cold, heat, wind - I've never once regretted going on the ride. It's never as bad as imagined.

Get on your bike and ride....
Forum: Road Cycling
07-15-22, 09:39 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,028
Posted By Seattle Forrest

There's competition in the radar market

https://cyclingtips.com/2022/07/bryton-unveils-gardia-r300-rearview-radar-and-tail-light/

Bryton had a large stand at Eurobike showing off all things from its extensive list of head units to a new...
07-15-22, 10:36 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 737
Posted By kermie

Lot's of excuses to not ride. The days I get up...

Lot's of excuses to not ride. The days I get up and put on my gear before I have time to think of excuses, always works the best for me.
07-14-22, 12:16 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,079
Posted By terrymorse

Q: Is the training effect from two consecutive...

Q: Is the training effect from two consecutive days of 30 miles equivalent to one day of 60 miles?

A: No. To develop fatigue resistance for long rides, one long ride is more effective than two...
07-12-22, 10:51 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,416
Posted By terrymorse

It’s much easier to adjust the fit on a too small...

It’s much easier to adjust the fit on a too small frame than on a too large frame.

Adjustments:


a longer seatpost
a longer stem, flipped up
Forum: Road Cycling
07-07-22, 03:48 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,188
Posted By datlas

Too many variables to give a number in years or...

Too many variables to give a number in years or miles.

Replace when worn out. You are free to decide what that means.
06-30-22, 09:52 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 2,373
Posted By Camilo

Our Etap AXS Force also has that mode. I have...

Our Etap AXS Force also has that mode. I have toyed with it and don't really like it, so I just keep it on "regular". The Etap shifting ergonomics is just excellent. One shift lever on each side,...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-29-22, 01:38 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 4,243
Posted By vespasianus

Campag. Centaur is actually pretty good and...

Campag. Centaur is actually pretty good and Chorus with disc brakes is fantastic.

The electronic systems don't really shift better than a good mechanical system (been riding Ultegra Di2) but I...
06-19-22, 08:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 547
Posted By rsbob

You are missing any hint of your gender. There...

You are missing any hint of your gender. There are many gender specific saddles out there but not knowing what you are, it’s just guess work
Forum: Road Cycling
06-17-22, 10:33 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,228
Posted By Cdst

If you have lusted for a Campagnolo equipped bike...

If you have lusted for a Campagnolo equipped bike and you are willing to not get electronic shifting then you wonít regret the win-win of Record for less than Ultegra. I for one find peace in not...
06-13-22, 05:16 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,551
Posted By Pinelander

From what I read, riders behind you in a group...

From what I read, riders behind you in a group could "get in the way" and block the beam from recognizing cars. It won't alert you to other riders behind you in the group since they'll be going at...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-09-22, 03:56 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 970
Posted By Iride01

Trek, Giant, Specialized, Cannondale and many...

Trek, Giant, Specialized, Cannondale and many other name brand bicycle maker's have great choices for you.

What's sold locally near you?

Welcome to BF!
06-07-22, 12:52 PM
Replies: 391
Views: 10,573
Posted By Reflector Guy

Why? You don't actually have to replace your old...

Why? You don't actually have to replace your old bikes just because the cool kids have all moved on to discs.
06-05-22, 04:46 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 815
Posted By Chuck M

Sometimes flats just happen. But converting your...

Sometimes flats just happen. But converting your weight in kg to pounds makes me think you may need to consider inflation based on your weight. Hopefully the shop you are taking it to is familiar...
06-03-22, 10:57 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 607
Posted By alcjphil

I grew up in the 1950's and 60's. We had a garage...

I grew up in the 1950's and 60's. We had a garage and a shed
Forum: Road Cycling
06-02-22, 12:04 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,855
Posted By tomato coupe

You're going to have to decide this on your own,...

You're going to have to decide this on your own, because I don't think anyone will have any strong opinions on the subject.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-31-22, 01:23 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 864
Posted By maartendc

I think if you go with a unit that has built in...

I think if you go with a unit that has built in maps, it should accurately give you elevation data based on the map data. Units like the Wahoo Elemnt Roam or Bolt V2, or the Garmin Edge 530/830/1030....
Forum: Road Cycling
05-30-22, 12:29 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 864
Posted By Seattle Forrest

I would want to know what happened to make the...

I would want to know what happened to make the units suddenly act this way?

Are you able to calibrate the barometer in the 130+? Or check the calibration?

If you want to fix the problem with...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-27-22, 06:20 PM
Replies: 20,586
Views: 4,834,185
Posted By mackgoo

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05-26-22, 12:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 407
Posted By gobicycling

Before long, you will wonder how you had time to...

Before long, you will wonder how you had time to work!!
05-26-22, 11:26 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 407
Posted By countrydirt

Late to the party!

I was sort of kinda active on BF years ago, but life got in the way and I didn't post for years. But now, at 58 and almost (two weeks away) retired, I find I have more time to indulge in talking...
05-25-22, 05:14 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,562
Posted By DMC707

My old bike - S-Works Tarmac --- beautiful riding...

My old bike - S-Works Tarmac --- beautiful riding machine - carbon soaks up the bumps and has very efficient power transfer. Di2 shifting is worth every penny and the disc brakes were awesome ! ...
05-24-22, 09:17 AM
Replies: 143
Views: 4,896
Posted By smd4

Just by you saying this makes me doubt the...

Just by you saying this makes me doubt the veracity of your statements.

Honestly, I don't care what stand you get, or what you think of the worth. There are folks on this site who are perfectly...
05-17-22, 10:40 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,562
Posted By Outrider1

So far you've been discussing objectivity. The...

So far you've been discussing objectivity. The joy you will derive from riding a newer, precision machine, cannot be explained. You will rediscover cycling.
05-16-22, 04:36 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,562
Posted By Iride01

Endurance today tends to mean the bike has...

Endurance today tends to mean the bike has geometry for a more relaxed and not as aero position. If you don't like being very aero, then don't get a race fit bike. However a race fit bike for those...
05-16-22, 04:40 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,324
Posted By Paul Barnard

The boom would have been more substantial yet, if...

The boom would have been more substantial yet, if supply could have kept up with demand. I wonder if we'll see a bump in the used market as the economy continues to falter.
05-14-22, 09:37 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 883
Posted By gobicycling

My wife, Nora, approaching her 85th birthday.

Nora, in her 85th year, riding the neighborhood with human power.
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