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Forum: Road Cycling
02-23-22, 12:33 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 4,383
Posted By scottydonald

Bike bought with mechanical Ultegra, right now am...

Bike bought with mechanical Ultegra, right now am getting DuraAce 12 speed put on the frame - can't wait!
Forum: Road Cycling
11-12-21, 08:33 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 434
Posted By scottydonald

I am 100kg and at 65 psi with 28 tyres. ...

I am 100kg and at 65 psi with 28 tyres.



That's a high pressure for tubeless.

It worked for him, glad I have not had to try it since.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-12-21, 03:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 434
Posted By scottydonald

I had a rip(glasss) that didn't seal with Orange...

I had a rip(glasss) that didn't seal with Orange seal. It was not massive but a decent size, I ended up giving up and getting picked up at the time.

I took it to the shop and all the guy did; spin...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-06-21, 06:18 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,596
Posted By scottydonald

Interesting reading the entire thread. I am...

Interesting reading the entire thread.

I am 100kg, Orange Seal Sealant in 28mm Schwalbe Pro Ones on Enve AR 4.5 Disc and I run them at 65psi using the recommendations from Enve, been massive for...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-20-21, 08:13 AM
Replies: 168
Views: 19,730
Posted By scottydonald

Yep spoke to Enve before I bought them, its been...

Yep spoke to Enve before I bought them, its been an amazing set up for me.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-20-21, 06:58 AM
Replies: 168
Views: 19,730
Posted By scottydonald

Interesting on weight - I am 220lbs -...

Interesting on weight -

I am 220lbs - 98-100kg and lean so I am by no means carrying too much useless weight.
I run Enve 4.5 AR Disc wheels
Schwalbe Pro Ones 28
65 PSI

I love my setup and...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-16-21, 05:50 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,102
Posted By scottydonald

There is a huge thread on another golf thread...

There is a huge thread on another golf thread about it. 339 pages.

with so much info in there -

Release September
12 speed and no 10 teeth
Built bikes by end of year
Groupsets April
DA has...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-05-21, 06:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,014
Posted By scottydonald

thank you everyone for the replies. seems tape is...

thank you everyone for the replies. seems tape is very individual and lots of companies making it I have never heard of.

I have found the Fizik tape in numerous places and it seems to now be on...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-04-21, 08:42 PM
Replies: 229
Views: 11,636
Posted By scottydonald

endurance lasts longer supposedly in the tyre. I...

endurance lasts longer supposedly in the tyre. I just have the regular one and currently have 2 holes plugged by it.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-04-21, 07:51 PM
Replies: 229
Views: 11,636
Posted By scottydonald

DynaPlug - expensive but a great little tool....

DynaPlug - expensive but a great little tool. Dynaplug® Online Store | Dynaplug® Micro Pro - Tubeless Bicycle Tire Repair Kit (http://www.dynaplug.com/bike.html)

And for me Orange Seal has been...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-04-21, 07:47 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,014
Posted By scottydonald

What bar tape to get?

I own a Cervelo S Series bike which currently has the standard Cervelo bar tape on it and I am not a fan. I am currently living in Houston Texas so its hot and humid so I am really struggling with a...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-27-21, 08:07 PM
Replies: 229
Views: 11,636
Posted By scottydonald

I was cleaning my bike after a ride today -...

I was cleaning my bike after a ride today - sealant all over it. I smiled, looked at the clean tyre found a hole perfectly sealed.

tubeless on my wide disc wheels(Schwalbe Pro One - Enve 4.5 AR...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-16-21, 06:38 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 813
Posted By scottydonald

Enve told me they would not have a new adapter...

Enve told me they would not have a new adapter for some time - what that means I have no idea but it might be available by the time you can actually get a groupset!

Thats the thing; from another...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-15-21, 07:45 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 813
Posted By scottydonald

I for one am eagerly awaiting the launch - it...

I for one am eagerly awaiting the launch - it will help me decide - AXS RED or the new 12 speed DuraAce, I just want to finish my bike(Ultegra Mechanical right now).

Right now I am leaning the...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-12-21, 07:44 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,079
Posted By scottydonald

I have two and very happy with them, ordered 2...

I have two and very happy with them, ordered 2 more.

I am not even bothering to look to see if they need to be recalled. Like most things just be sensible with them when they are taken apart to...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-06-21, 07:31 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,073
Posted By scottydonald

I got a new bike in March and went Mechanical...

I got a new bike in March and went Mechanical Ultegra - why? because I am waiting to get the 12 speed Shimano DuraAce or will go RED AXS.

I am very happy with the Ultegra and will wait; just wish...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-04-21, 03:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 648
Posted By scottydonald

Very true. I am seeing more and more top of...

Very true.

I am seeing more and more top of the range bikes with RED. so many reasons for this but for me I just love the way it changes gear over Shimano.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-03-21, 06:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 648
Posted By scottydonald

no you can't; thee is now bigger cranksets but...

no you can't; thee is now bigger cranksets but they have stuck with the 10 on the new bigger cassettes.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-03-21, 05:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 648
Posted By scottydonald

haha. yes seems I would very rarely if ever use...

haha. yes seems I would very rarely if ever use the 10 so having the extra will help.

thank you.



I think that is why most bikes come with the 48/35.

thank you.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-02-21, 01:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 648
Posted By scottydonald

What crankset and Cassette for me with RED Etap

I am still trying to get ahold of RED Etap but hopefully I can get a HRD groupset soon. My brain keeps switching what crankset and Cassette to get - Most bought from manufacturer bikes seem to have...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-25-21, 08:34 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,803
Posted By scottydonald

hmmm. I have emailed a few places, some say I...

hmmm. I have emailed a few places, some say I should just put my name down and pay now; I told them that I only have 90 days she etc but they still say they would send it to the UK for me etc but...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-24-21, 07:06 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,803
Posted By scottydonald

I don't think anything bike related will have...

I don't think anything bike related will have discounts for a year at least!
Forum: Road Cycling
04-24-21, 08:51 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,803
Posted By scottydonald

My wife will be getting a few upgrades to her...

My wife will be getting a few upgrades to her Tiagra set up.

I am about to order Carbon Works bottle cages and my wife is getting my plastic ones to replace her metal ones!
Forum: Road Cycling
04-24-21, 08:27 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,803
Posted By scottydonald

true but I want better so I will be 'greater than...

true but I want better so I will be 'greater than very happy with it'.

I want the 12 speed and electrical gears.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-24-21, 08:07 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,803
Posted By scottydonald

I guess I would be happy with either - I love the...

I guess I would be happy with either - I love the way the SRAM stuff changes clear over the Shimano, so simple.

I am happy with Ultegra but I do want to finish the build and enjoy it.
...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-23-21, 04:44 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,803
Posted By scottydonald

What will I get first - Next gen Dura Ace or RED Etap AXS 12 speed?

Loving my bike as it is but my final upgrade for it will be an improved group set; currently running mechanical Ultegra and very happy with it.

I have been trying to source some Disc RED Etap AXS...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-21-21, 08:07 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 19,730
Posted By scottydonald

You have done well to Get so many tyres - I...

You have done well to Get so many tyres - I grabbed a spare Pro One 28 TLE just incase, my LBS said it would be two more months for one.

A month on mine so far, one puncture with Orange Seal,...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-02-21, 07:50 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,546
Posted By scottydonald

Thats good you liked them. In my search for tyres...

Thats good you liked them. In my search for tyres last week for 4.5 AR Discs, I emailed Enve and asked them which of their tyres are for the wheels since they are optimised for 28mm tyres and they...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-26-21, 08:44 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,546
Posted By scottydonald

I emailed Enve the other day Pirelli P Zero...

I emailed Enve the other day

Pirelli P Zero was on the foundation list but not on the 4.5AR Disc list but they replied saying they passed the internal testing so were fine for my 4.5s, it was too...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-23-21, 03:25 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,581
Posted By scottydonald

I just went through a similar debate with myself...

I just went through a similar debate with myself and I just ordered 4.5 AR Disc.

Cant post a link but its one of only two threads I have made, I got some good replies.

I won't race but I do...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-23-21, 03:17 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,322
Posted By scottydonald

Thank you guys; just went for it there when I...

Thank you guys; just went for it there when I noticed a site had some Enve 4.5 AR Discs in stock.

Arriving Friday, just need to get some tyres now!
Forum: Road Cycling
03-22-21, 07:13 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,322
Posted By scottydonald

was just watching their YouTube video on them...

was just watching their YouTube video on them when I read this! fact they are 27,29 etc is annoying but they look good on spec.



I am currently leaning towards the 4.5 AR Disc but getting a set...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-21-21, 10:25 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,322
Posted By scottydonald

What tyres are you running on your 4.5 AR's?

What tyres are you running on your 4.5 AR's?
Forum: Road Cycling
03-20-21, 06:40 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,322
Posted By scottydonald

Thank you. I can see what you are saying, as...

Thank you.

I can see what you are saying, as said I think all the wheels would meet my requirements.

The 4.5 SES AR I would have to wait for, seems three months which would be annoying but not...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-20-21, 01:11 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,322
Posted By scottydonald

Have you tried the more expensive Enve wheels?...

Have you tried the more expensive Enve wheels? interesting to see how they actually compare. What wheels do you run on a normal road day?
Forum: Road Cycling
03-20-21, 10:20 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,322
Posted By scottydonald

Help me decide on which wheel - Zipp, Enve

I am going to upgrade my wheels on my Cervelo S series bike and have narrowed it down to -

Zipp 303 Firecrest
Enve 4.5 AR Disc
Enve Foundation 45
Parcours Strada
Hunt Limitless 48 Limitless...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-04-21, 02:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,134
Posted By scottydonald

Thank you guys for all the opinions and thoughts....

Thank you guys for all the opinions and thoughts.

Ordered the Roam(simplicity) and the pedals today.

Appreciated all the replies.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-03-21, 12:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,134
Posted By scottydonald

Yes this is how I would set it up also. I am...

Yes this is how I would set it up also.

I am now leaning towards the 530 after your reply. I don't have Di2 so don't have that convenience.



ahhh ok, I assumed looking at date they might be...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-03-21, 07:50 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,134
Posted By scottydonald

Cycle computer for use with Favero Assioma pedals

Its March 2021; and looking at the release dates of the cycle computers I am pretty scared to buy a computer right now. It seems the ones I am looking at were released at the end of April 2019.

I...
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