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07-16-21, 11:44 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 771
Posted By sean.hwy

I have a garmen 1030 plus and love it. I also use...

I have a garmen 1030 plus and love it. I also use my phone mount sometimes. The garmen is great for pre planned routes, integrated maps with all the bike functions. I can
flip through screen while...
07-13-21, 10:05 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,216
Posted By sean.hwy

just bought the garmen 130 plus for gf. works...

just bought the garmen 130 plus for gf. works great.

I switched from hiking to biking. So I already had a garmin fenix watch. It even did power meters! while it was convenient since I already...
07-02-21, 04:52 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 7,231
Posted By sean.hwy

From what I read, personal experience from myself...

From what I read, personal experience from myself and lot's of friends that ride zwiit the up hill part is about the only real accurate part. IRL say 10% hill at 10 miles miles take you an 60...
07-02-21, 04:40 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 521
Posted By sean.hwy

They actually do something like this. I just read...

They actually do something like this. I just read the story about the women that won the race across America. They said something to the effect of taping her hair back on her back to help hold her...
07-01-21, 04:15 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 521
Posted By sean.hwy

Do you need to ride a tri bike ? If yes would...

Do you need to ride a tri bike ? If yes would this work ?

FEISIKE Handlebar Bike Mirror, Bicycle Rear View camera with 4.3'' HD Night Vision Function, 145° Wide Angle View...
06-18-21, 09:48 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,106
Posted By sean.hwy

Mountain lion with fresh kill closes popular SF Bay Area trail

Mountain lion with fresh kill closes popular SF Bay Area trail...
06-14-21, 01:18 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,581
Posted By sean.hwy

Park Tool I-Beam Multi/Mini Tools...

Park Tool I-Beam Multi/Mini Tools (https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B000OZBJD8/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_search_asin_title?ie=UTF8&psc=1)
06-07-21, 04:20 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 4,937
Posted By sean.hwy

If you ride less than 15mph where what ever you...

If you ride less than 15mph where what ever you like. Ride 15+ mph for any length of time and the tighter fitting clothes has aero gains that is hard to ignore.
05-22-21, 01:28 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,306
Posted By sean.hwy

If only we had some LEOs in the norcal forum.

If only we had some LEOs in the norcal forum.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-20-21, 12:58 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,804
Posted By sean.hwy

I am happy ridding on the road and gravel with...

I am happy ridding on the road and gravel with these tires

Schwalbe G-One Allround 700x35C
05-13-21, 12:00 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,306
Posted By sean.hwy

Sorry you had to deal with that. I usually feel...

Sorry you had to deal with that. I usually feel safe on King's mountain and Montebello. hwy 9, 35, 92 not so much. People on those three hwy's expect to be able to go 50+ mph right next to bike...
04-08-21, 01:36 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 778
Posted By sean.hwy

Works with garmen 1030 plus and my mac laptop.

Works with garmen 1030 plus and my mac laptop.
03-19-21, 02:13 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,420
Posted By sean.hwy

Is it big enough to stuff bike pants and jacket...

Is it big enough to stuff bike pants and jacket in?
03-07-21, 07:19 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,111
Posted By sean.hwy

Garmin 1030 plus for all the reasons you listed....

Garmin 1030 plus for all the reasons you listed. You are going to want the bigger screen. I wish it was even bigger. The garmin just works and it's all integrated so well.

If you don't care about...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-20-21, 12:25 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,080
Posted By sean.hwy

Cost of bike / ( hours of enjoyment a year ). At...

Cost of bike / ( hours of enjoyment a year ). At least that how I look at things. It's easy for me to spend money on bikes, smart trainer etc...
I think you more than got your moneys worth out of...
01-15-21, 05:31 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,189
Posted By sean.hwy

For the hills around me I need a 1 to 1 ratio....

For the hills around me I need a 1 to 1 ratio. front 30 rear 30. My bike came with 52/36 spider chainring. I special ordered a 46/30 spider chainring from England.
I am not any faster up the hill...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-13-21, 11:40 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,425
Posted By sean.hwy

I am an x-auto-mechanic. I have sooooo many tools...

I am an x-auto-mechanic. I have sooooo many tools that I have only used a a handful times. ha-ha :/

yeah those jobs where money losers.

I guess I am as bad as people the collect...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-12-21, 11:11 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,425
Posted By sean.hwy

I had ordered all the tubeless goo back in Nov...

I had ordered all the tubeless goo back in Nov when I placed my order for the wheels. I went riding with a friend on bmx bike with tubeless. He of course got a flat spilled out a bunch of green goo....
Forum: Road Cycling
01-12-21, 11:04 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,425
Posted By sean.hwy

yeah, for some reason I did not want a decal. In...

yeah, for some reason I did not want a decal. In hindsight I guess it would have spruced up the rather plane looking wheel now. ha-ha
Forum: Road Cycling
01-11-21, 07:15 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,425
Posted By sean.hwy

The wheels I ordered on Nov 13 just arrived...

The wheels I ordered on Nov 13 just arrived today. On my cheap scale the two wheels come out to 1.50 kg.
...
12-16-20, 09:29 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,736
Posted By sean.hwy

Dang. not messing around are they!

Dang. not messing around are they!
12-15-20, 11:05 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,685
Posted By sean.hwy

I am curious in the kind of riding that you do....

I am curious in the kind of riding that you do. The hills around here I am frequently one to one ( 30t front 30t rear) and wished I had a 34 in the back instead :-)
What is your highest cadence...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-23-20, 01:07 PM
Replies: 2,933
Views: 814,192
Posted By sean.hwy

https://www.lightbicycle.com/ ...

https://www.lightbicycle.com/

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Forum: Road Cycling
11-13-20, 11:05 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,425
Posted By sean.hwy

I will still carry tubes and a pump on my bike to...

I will still carry tubes and a pump on my bike to get me home.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-13-20, 09:30 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,425
Posted By sean.hwy

They have amazing customer service! that was...

They have amazing customer service!

that was a fast response.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-13-20, 08:57 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 8,904
Posted By sean.hwy

That's a strong group that you are getting...

That's a strong group that you are getting dropped.

Yeah I can't give advice to someone with an FTP around 4.5w/kg. How long did that take?

While you are here I how do I get to 3.0w/kg? I am...
08-18-20, 03:44 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 4,605
Posted By sean.hwy

This times 100000x Exercise is for your...

This times 100000x

Exercise is for your health. Tone your muscles, better cardio, heart, etc.. Sure you will burn more calories but you can not exercise a bad diet ever.
No such thing as spot...
08-01-20, 08:57 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 817
Posted By sean.hwy

I love my power meter pedals ...

I love my power meter pedals
https://cycling.favero.com/shop/dual-sided-powermeter-assioma-duo
07-27-20, 05:09 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,005
Posted By sean.hwy

Thank you

Thank you
07-27-20, 05:09 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,005
Posted By sean.hwy

following. I was in a motorcycle accident...

following.

I was in a motorcycle accident 2016. Knee surgery both knees oct 2017. I did lots of PT/yoga/exercise. I can hike 15 miles. Up hill I pretty fast. Down hill I am slower than fat out of...
07-27-20, 04:52 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,005
Posted By sean.hwy

Can you recommend a good fitter? I see we live...

Can you recommend a good fitter? I see we live close by.
07-22-20, 11:13 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,954
Posted By sean.hwy

I waited the 4th of july sale at REI. Turns out I...

I waited the 4th of july sale at REI. Turns out I waited for nothing it was not on sale.

I signed up for the REI credit card and got a $100 gift card. I thought that was good enough discount. I...
07-15-20, 07:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 847
Posted By sean.hwy

I don't know how useful or accurate the VO2 Max...

I don't know how useful or accurate the VO2 Max is.

My goal 3W/kg for an hour. I am sooooooo far away from that number. I started cycling in march but I "thought" I was physical fit. I have been...
Replies: 5
Views: 1,413
Posted By sean.hwy

It's a lot easier to say no dog allowed in the...

It's a lot easier to say no dog allowed in the park than to say "only good well behaved dogs allowed".

You have to get a lot of things right when swapping to 650b wheels. As others have said if...
07-15-20, 10:28 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,023
Posted By sean.hwy

Speed on flats is more a function of total watts....

Speed on flats is more a function of total watts. So large big guy could be faster than a very fit lady on the flats. Up hill is different, that's about power to weight ratio.
06-23-20, 02:43 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,509
Posted By sean.hwy

Love it! Kuat Sherpa 2.0 ...

Love it!

Kuat Sherpa 2.0
https://www.rei.com/product/109437/kuat-sherpa-20-2-bike-hitch-rack
06-16-20, 05:33 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 9,626
Posted By sean.hwy

Guess it's just me. I hate them. I said out loud...

Guess it's just me. I hate them. I said out loud so there!!!
If you are not going to do the work then just get electric moped, motorcycle, etc.. I think it's kind of lame since they just made the...
05-28-20, 11:32 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,965
Posted By sean.hwy

Truer words have not been spoken!

Truer words have not been spoken!
05-25-20, 05:18 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,954
Posted By sean.hwy

I must admit though it's PITA to see you data...

I must admit though it's PITA to see you data that older that 12 months old. You have to keep scrolling back like your cell phone if you want to see what you kid text you in 2016. You just keep...
05-25-20, 05:14 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,954
Posted By sean.hwy

Seattle Forrest guessed correct. I am guessing...

Seattle Forrest guessed correct. I am guessing he assumed I did not buy the watch for riding bike and is something I had for a while. This is my 2nd garmen watch. My data goes back to 2016 from...
05-23-20, 05:36 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,954
Posted By sean.hwy

I guess I will look into the 1030 ( another old...

I guess I will look into the 1030 ( another old guy with not such great eye site ). I can either have my glasses on see the road at night and high speed but not see my watch or take my glasses off...
05-23-20, 05:04 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,954
Posted By sean.hwy

Sounds like the 130 is not going to work for me. ...

Sounds like the 130 is not going to work for me.

I would like the computer to replace my watch for recording and displaying in real time. Currently I have no need for maps. I either know where I...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-07-20, 01:24 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 22,873
Posted By sean.hwy

get the 105 group set xmas 2019 I purchased...

get the 105 group set

xmas 2019 I purchased Redux 2 urban/hybrid bike. I loved it so much I wanted to by 2nd
set of wheels and put faster tires on it. There's like 100000's of options for 11spd...
Forum: Foo
05-06-20, 07:06 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,109
Posted By sean.hwy

I bought a beat up 2007 Rav4. Holds two bikes on...

I bought a beat up 2007 Rav4. Holds two bikes on the inside easy. The SUV has a trailer hitch so I will probably get a bike rack later.

...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-06-20, 03:26 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 999
Posted By sean.hwy

that's a good idea. maybe I should look into...

that's a good idea. maybe I should look into that also. My cadence is a good 10 rpm higher when clipped in.

I have these on back order. Still no word on when I will get them. It's been a month....
05-01-20, 04:52 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,853
Posted By sean.hwy

How fast, how often do you plan to ride? If less...

How fast, how often do you plan to ride? If less than five miles on flat ground around at 10 mph any bike will be fine. My work has those mommy bikes ( internal 3spd. sit bolt up right, full fenders,...
04-28-20, 03:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,553
Posted By sean.hwy

This ^^^. I would just spend a little more and...

This ^^^. I would just spend a little more and get a bike you will enjoy for years to come.
04-25-20, 08:21 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,778
Posted By sean.hwy

Perfect. Thank you!

Perfect. Thank you!
04-21-20, 01:05 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 11,563
Posted By sean.hwy

Since bikes are so cheap anyways it does not...

Since bikes are so cheap anyways it does not bother me. Simple enough to just buy brand new last years model bike at a discount.


Houses and cars though :/ Too many flippers. It's impossible to...
04-20-20, 10:29 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,114
Posted By sean.hwy

This ^^^^. sure it can be done with enough...

This ^^^^.

sure it can be done with enough money. I just sold my commuter (Redux 2) flat bar bike to get a gravel bike ( Topstone ) with drop bars. You have to buy too many things for it to be...
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