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06-22-22, 09:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 257
Posted By texbazII

You could invest in a bike stand, a few basic...

You could invest in a bike stand, a few basic tools and start trying to replicate your condition. This is the Bicycle mechanic section of the forums, everyone saying take to the bike shop obviously...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-10-22, 10:33 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 275
Posted By texbazII

And if your tire does look like it has clearance,...

And if your tire does look like it has clearance, make sure your OK with how it removes or installs. I have a 2020-21 lynskey R300 with Di2 11 but I can not remove or install the rear wheel with the...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-14-22, 05:43 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,863
Posted By texbazII

Like I stated in a few treads above, most wrap...

Like I stated in a few treads above, most wrap sunglasses are a base curve #8 and if trying to fill a progressive prescription with that base curve you are going to have problems (distortion in...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-11-22, 06:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 574
Posted By texbazII

What about going to your local bike shop, seeing...

What about going to your local bike shop, seeing what used wheel sets they have and haggling on a price, might set you up for a future relationship if you decide to upgrade the entire bike. Any of...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-11-22, 09:45 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 799
Posted By texbazII

Rick, enjoyed watching that ride,glad you have...

Rick, enjoyed watching that ride,glad you have the time to really get out and interact with fellow cyclist. I really enjoy most your daily ride videos, the amount of miles you ride is truly...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-05-22, 01:21 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,863
Posted By texbazII

Last month I was looking for a pair of RX cycling...

Last month I was looking for a pair of RX cycling specific sunglasses. Originally was going to use sportrx, but after looking at different brand sunglasses I decided I would look at brands like Costa...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-19-22, 09:20 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 577
Posted By texbazII

Back tracked through most of my research can't...

Back tracked through most of my research can't find the data sorry, Probably they were talking about the TL version, since the 5000S TR can be used in both applications.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-18-22, 03:27 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 577
Posted By texbazII

Nah, but I can look through some of my Youtube...

Nah, but I can look through some of my Youtube history, and my browser history. I want to say it was a YT channel that has pretty high reliability.
What I found interesting when researching was that...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-18-22, 11:42 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 577
Posted By texbazII

The 2019 version GP5000 clincher is the one that...

The 2019 version GP5000 clincher is the one that will be retired and only current production series the GP5000S TR clincher will be available along with the tubeless version
Your link is pretty...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-18-22, 09:41 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 577
Posted By texbazII

Excellent, I too only carry a tire lever, as an...

Excellent, I too only carry a tire lever, as an emergency use item. So far I have not had to remove either front or rear tire since receiving these wheels in dec/21,might pull the front off and just...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-18-22, 09:35 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 577
Posted By texbazII

Thanks this good to know, Flats are part of this...

Thanks this good to know, Flats are part of this hobby so repairing them is to be expected. But, if the tire is impossible to remove and install at the risk of damaging it or the rim whats the use of...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-18-22, 09:27 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 577
Posted By texbazII

That's good info, makes sense, when I get them...

That's good info, makes sense, when I get them mounted I'll definitely measure them, I was also looking at the GP4000 version but like you mentioned, read they're going to be retired along with the...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-17-22, 10:52 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 577
Posted By texbazII

Guess I should have been more clear with my...

Guess I should have been more clear with my statement. After reading and viewing videos on the newest version of the clincher Continental Grand Prix 5000 S TR I decided I would purchase some....
Forum: Road Cycling
03-17-22, 11:09 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 577
Posted By texbazII

I cancelled the Newest version 5000S TR clinchers...

I cancelled the Newest version 5000S TR clinchers and instead purchased the older version, 5000 clinchers, non TL's Just read so many reports that the standard 5000 clincher was near impossible to...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-17-22, 09:30 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 577
Posted By texbazII

HED Ardenne RA Performance and GP 5000

Just cancelled a pre-order for some 700x28c Continental Grand Prix 5000S TR's, Just can't see spending 100.00 dollars a tire, even though most reviews report better tire ease of installation and...
02-14-22, 10:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 489
Posted By texbazII

Send it back. You will never be happy. Do it now...

Send it back. You will never be happy. Do it now before the summer rides get into full swing. Ask for a loaner since its a manufacturing problem. Good luck
Forum: Road Cycling
02-07-22, 08:35 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,183
Posted By texbazII

Any updates. I just spent a few weeks...

Any updates.

I just spent a few weeks chasing a click that slowly began and was developing into a louder click.
All began when I started climbing out of the saddle for just short distances,I...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-04-22, 06:11 PM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 936,815
Posted By texbazII

Yeah, that's a Litespeed, maybe from early...

Yeah, that's a Litespeed, maybe from early 2000's. Looks nice. A very upgradeable worthy frame.
Forum: Road Cycling
02-02-22, 11:16 AM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 936,815
Posted By texbazII

Clichy, What I'm about to say is just my...

Clichy,
What I'm about to say is just my opinion.
The bike build as a whole is very nice. Ti tubes for the R300 are very nice with how they shaped them. The integration of a CNC machines interface...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-30-22, 08:16 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,183
Posted By texbazII

Hmmm, were you sitting or standing? If sitting,...

Hmmm, were you sitting or standing? If sitting, check the saddle rails. Also make sure its not a noise from the headset. what kind of seatpost and clamp is on your bike? I looked at the trek web page...
12-22-21, 09:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,647
Posted By texbazII

"Do you think the rubber band is important? I've...

"Do you think the rubber band is important? I've zip tied my mount to my saddle bag and didn't use a rubber band. Thanks for sharing this!"


Extra security,easy to put on and take off. They even...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-15-21, 09:20 AM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 936,815
Posted By texbazII

Very nice indeed. This bike was quite the fusion...

Very nice indeed. This bike was quite the fusion of technology at one time and still looks as remarkable today.

Tete de Course...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-06-21, 07:12 AM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 936,815
Posted By texbazII

Cormacf, Nice build, and definitely as much Ti as...

Cormacf, Nice build, and definitely as much Ti as you get. Diggin that DEAN seatpost man they are expensive.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-05-21, 01:50 PM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 936,815
Posted By texbazII

Thanks cj3209 appreciate it. The component under...

Thanks cj3209 appreciate it. The component under the stem is a (3 port) Junction box A SM-EW90. Gets its power from the battery in the seat post. Your road bike depending how old it is might have a...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-05-21, 08:30 AM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 936,815
Posted By texbazII

My Lynskey came in 12/02/21, order placed...

My Lynskey came in 12/02/21, order placed 11/05/21. The product is actually very nice glad I went with Di2, need to put in some miles but from what I have noticed the various shifting modes can be...
Forum: Introductions
11-26-21, 07:30 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 577
Posted By texbazII

Thanks and same to you, Small Texas town North...

Thanks and same to you, Small Texas town North Texas. Lots of history,use to be the home of the super collider, till the Politicians shut it down.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-23-21, 03:22 PM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 936,815
Posted By texbazII

Thanks bikejrff, hope I do. I have high...

Thanks bikejrff, hope I do. I have high expectations, Like I mentioned I really wanted to purchase the Litespeed Ultimate disc road bike but the additional Tax, basic cost, and shipping kinda threw...
11-17-21, 08:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,530
Posted By texbazII

Received, my pair of TCK 3.0 athletic Crew socks...

Received, my pair of TCK 3.0 athletic Crew socks white and black. They are a major GO. $9.95 for this pair (L) but they have many more colors for the TCK 3.0 athletic Crew socks and those go for...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-17-21, 02:44 PM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 936,815
Posted By texbazII

Congratulations, The Ultimate disc looks...

Congratulations, The Ultimate disc looks fantastic. I hope it meets all your expectations, Litespeed has a fairly good rep in the bike industry. I too was looking at the Ultimate Disc, hoping to...
11-10-21, 04:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,647
Posted By texbazII

Varia saddle mount

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11-08-21, 04:39 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,166
Posted By texbazII

"it depends on the person and the severity of the...

"it depends on the person and the severity of the injury. this is just my opinion and i am a nobody. i do wish you a speedy recovery though"

Love that sentence my sentiments exactly. Ive had...
11-08-21, 04:13 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,530
Posted By texbazII

Just ordered 1 pair of the TCK 3.0 athletic Crew...

Just ordered 1 pair of the TCK 3.0 athletic Crew socks. Instead of XL I went with the size large cause it says they fit men's 9-12 I'm right their, if they are too small, and the material and overall...
Forum: Introductions
11-08-21, 04:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 577
Posted By texbazII

Sorry if I may have misled you, its a common name...

Sorry if I may have misled you, its a common name in this area lots of businesses use it some even interpret it to mean Buffalo.
11-07-21, 08:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,530
Posted By texbazII

Just looked at the TCK they look great will...

Just looked at the TCK they look great will definitely give them a try.
Thanks
11-07-21, 06:11 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,530
Posted By texbazII

Ive had the same happen to me and Ive figured...

Ive had the same happen to me and Ive figured out, that all the socks being manufactured are all coming from, lets say china. they all claim to feature compression technology. I bought 5 pair of GIRO...
Forum: Introductions
11-07-21, 12:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 577
Posted By texbazII

Steph1, It's not bad pretty hum drum, average...

Steph1,
It's not bad pretty hum drum, average for a small Texas town.
The actual name is Waxahachie, TX, But I like the translation from indigenous, which equates to "Cow Creek"
Thanks
Forum: Introductions
11-07-21, 12:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 577
Posted By texbazII

SpedFast, Thank you, yes that is the routine,...

SpedFast,
Thank you, yes that is the routine, trying to get my aerobic engine back and just build a base so when the big rides here TX crank up I'll be ready.
Forum: Introductions
11-07-21, 12:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 577
Posted By texbazII

Thanks Texbiker, you have a great web page tons...

Thanks Texbiker, you have a great web page tons of info and your YT videos are always positive.
Forum: Introductions
11-06-21, 11:45 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 577
Posted By texbazII

Hey SpedFast thanks for the reply, Well, even...

Hey SpedFast thanks for the reply,
Well, even though I'm much older I plan on joining a local club first. and doing some group rides I can find, along with whatever I ride from the house.
Been...
11-06-21, 11:32 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 7,212
Posted By texbazII

Hmmm, Just placed an order for New bike and the...

Hmmm, Just placed an order for New bike and the HED Ardennes RA Performance disc, are ones that I picked. Hope this is not the same scenario. Ive always prided myself with being able to remove and...
11-06-21, 11:22 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,166
Posted By texbazII

When I had my Bought with IT Band inflammation I...

When I had my Bought with IT Band inflammation I started doing specific stretches before and after riding. I did eventually have a surgery where the Doc smoothed out the end of the condyle where the...
11-06-21, 11:14 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,260
Posted By texbazII

I know its an old thread. Fantastic suggestions...

I know its an old thread. Fantastic suggestions what I did was take an old MTB bike had some ancient wheels with 36 spoke count and I have been riding it since June. started out at 280 down to 229...
Forum: Introductions
11-06-21, 11:05 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 577
Posted By texbazII

Howdy from Cow Creek Tx.

Hello
Been out of it for a Loooong time but, back in the saddle again.
Great to see such an active forums.
Mike
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