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09-22-21, 07:07 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 324
Posted By Barry2

I buy cheap bottles. scalding water and bottle...

I buy cheap bottles.
scalding water and bottle brush with dishsoap.

Any bottle doesn’t make the grade, even a little suspect gets tossed.
I buy cheap bottles.

Barry
09-21-21, 01:30 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 536
Posted By Barry2

CoOp

Please do find a Bike CoOp in your area.
If you have enough of it, they may even collect it from you.

Barry
09-13-21, 01:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 250
Posted By Barry2

Apparently to get access you have to be able to...

Apparently to get access you have to be able to read a Sticky (https://www.bikeforums.net/politics-religion/1025151-how-gain-access-politics-religion-forum.html)

:)

Barry
09-13-21, 12:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 269
Posted By Barry2

Some chains are sided but not directional. The...

Some chains are sided but not directional.
The side of the chain with the writing on goes outboard away from the frame.

Barry
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OH BTW - the quick link comments come from shimano's use of one...
09-13-21, 11:33 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 420
Posted By Barry2

Do you expect Mikes Bikes to turn away prior MB...

Do you expect Mikes Bikes to turn away prior MB customers from having their Specialized bikes serviced?
I don't see why they wouldn't take the service work?

Barry
09-13-21, 10:35 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 415
Posted By Barry2

I'd copy the video files from the SD to the...

I'd copy the video files from the SD to the Computer disk drive and eval again from there.
That takes the card reader out of the equation.

Barry
09-13-21, 10:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 420
Posted By Barry2

Sbc

Involving their mutual customers in a battle between companies is terrible service from Specialized.

It doesn't endear them as a Brand.

Barry
09-13-21, 10:24 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 137
Posted By Barry2

George Miller closed M-F 09/27-10/09/21

Heads-up!
Found the following posted at the George Miller this weekend.

TRAIL CLOSED for repairs
Monday - Friday
09/27/2021 - 10/09/2021
For info call (510)544-3123
East Bay Regional Parks
09-11-21, 09:34 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 755
Posted By Barry2

7,500 road tubeless miles without a ride ending...

7,500 road tubeless miles without a ride ending flat.
I took a nail in the tread and out the sidewall, still came home.
Found it next day hanging out of the still hard tire.

I carry a Turbolito...
Forum: Want To Buy
09-09-21, 07:25 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 275
Posted By Barry2

Does it look like this...

Does it look like this (https://derailleurhanger.com/product/derailleur-hanger-665/) ?

Barry
09-09-21, 03:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 492
Posted By Barry2

I just switched from Wahoo Roam to Garmin 830...

I just switched from Wahoo Roam to Garmin 830 last Saturday.
1st Garmin ride and saw sensors dropping out.
Went to Garmin forums and it appears that the latest 830 Firmware has dropout issues....
09-09-21, 09:46 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 543
Posted By Barry2

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/220x165/80_surrender_20911f3c19f8af1788412c076215caa5ac928b68_21b66bd51adaae0da9d18febf32f949327d92da7.gif
09-08-21, 01:44 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 543
Posted By Barry2

LOL YES ..... I do output power from both legs...

LOL
YES ..... I do output power from both legs at the same time!
I've worked quite hard in order to do so.
My coach even gives me pedal drills.
And with the help of 21st Century technology...
09-08-21, 11:50 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 543
Posted By Barry2

With a single strain gauge in the Hub you can't...

With a single strain gauge in the Hub you can't determine one leg from the other.
Is the power registered at the Hub from the left leg pushing or the right leg pulling.... no way to tell.
You need...
09-07-21, 06:17 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 16,166
Posted By Barry2

Ed, Fixed, without the addition of a whole new...

Ed,
Fixed, without the addition of a whole new controller.
It simply requires the Wahoo Roam head unit to understand sensor priority.

Example.
My wahoo Roam doesn't prioritize the Cadence...
09-07-21, 05:13 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 16,166
Posted By Barry2

Wahoo Kickr Bike dual sided Power Meter

OK so I wanted dual sided power on the Wahoo Kickr Bike.
I've got dual on my road bike and want it indoors as well.

So I added a pair of Garmin Rally RS200 (SPD-SL) power meter pedals.

Here is...
09-07-21, 10:37 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 543
Posted By Barry2

Nice offer, thank you. I'll stick with the...

Nice offer, thank you.
I'll stick with the Garmin for the time being, it gets me LR balence and a whole host of other shi stuff that may become of interest.

Thanks again

Barry
09-07-21, 09:27 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 543
Posted By Barry2

Tried that already with my Roam & Bolt…. I wind...

Tried that already with my Roam & Bolt…. I wind up with two .fit files and data I need in both. Strava and Intervals.icu can’t handle that.

I may yet end up running both Garmin and Wahoo...
09-07-21, 09:10 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 543
Posted By Barry2

Ok fixed! Solution was the simple application...

Ok fixed!
Solution was the simple application of money.
Purchased a Garmin Edge 860. It’s quite happy to control the bikes resistance, read power from Garmin Rally pedals and ignore the Wahoo...
09-07-21, 08:56 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,322
Posted By Barry2

OP I have a question…. You told us what you...

OP I have a question….

You told us what you want to do but not why.
What is the purpose of a full USA made build?
For example…
Are you trying to prove anyone can do this with production parts....
09-05-21, 08:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 248
Posted By Barry2

If I owned that bike, and knew it’s history, ...

If I owned that bike,
and knew it’s history,
and I was a light weight,
I might continue to ride it.

But I wouldn’t buy that bike, too many other fish in the sea!

Barry
09-05-21, 07:49 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 543
Posted By Barry2

The Roam is paired to the trainer in order to...

The Roam is paired to the trainer in order to control resistance and record Speed & distance.
When pairing you don’t get to choose, you get the whole bike.

Barry
09-04-21, 11:00 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,394
Posted By Barry2

OP Simple question for you…. what are the...

OP
Simple question for you….

what are the width of your sit bones?


Please go find a How To on YouTube, measure them and report back

Barry
09-04-21, 05:59 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 543
Posted By Barry2

That usually won’t happen. You have to “Pair”...

That usually won’t happen. You have to “Pair” sensors with the head unit (Roam in this case) and as long as your buddies bike is not around the head unit won’t display it as an available sensor for...
09-03-21, 10:41 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 543
Posted By Barry2

I’ve both the Roam and Bolt…. I’ll try that in...

I’ve both the Roam and Bolt…. I’ll try that in the morning.

Barry
09-03-21, 10:15 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 543
Posted By Barry2

Wahoo Roam & Bolt do not allow you to choose. If...

Wahoo Roam & Bolt do not allow you to choose. If device offers Ant+ You’re stuck using it.

Barry
09-03-21, 07:25 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 543
Posted By Barry2

Nope... no cigar! Nice idea tho With...

Nope... no cigar!
Nice idea tho

With Pedals connected, me pedaling and display showing L/R balance (so definitely dual)....
As soon as the bike powers up I lose the L/R balance (so we are back...
09-03-21, 05:43 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 543
Posted By Barry2

First come, first served......I'll try and report...

First come, first served......I'll try and report back
09-03-21, 03:37 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 543
Posted By Barry2

Wahoo Kickr Bike, dual sided power

My Wahoo Kickr bike has a built-in (hub) power meter.
I control the Kickr bike from my Wahoo Roam.

I want to use dual-sided power, so I added Garmin Rally RS200 dual-sided pedals.
Problem is, I...
09-03-21, 09:01 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,166
Posted By Barry2

well, if you didn’t get the book….. EBay to the...

well, if you didn’t get the book….. EBay to the rescue...
09-02-21, 01:14 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 351
Posted By Barry2

Tap

Tap it for a larger diameter bolt

Barry
09-02-21, 12:59 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,166
Posted By Barry2

The Ultegra 8100 released at the same time as the...

The Ultegra 8100 released at the same time as the 9200.
All the fanfare was for the DA version.
09-02-21, 12:43 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,166
Posted By Barry2

Mine just arrived... Swanky it is.

Mine just arrived... Swanky it is.
09-02-21, 12:06 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,166
Posted By Barry2

Because the book is swanky or because you noticed...

Because the book is swanky or because you noticed fingers mark the pages?

Barry
09-01-21, 10:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 249
Posted By Barry2

I thought you were being a wise _ _ _. Like a...

I thought you were being a wise _ _ _.
Like a wooden hammer for glass nails.

Google to the rescue.... Plastic Razor Blades do...
09-01-21, 08:12 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 742
Posted By Barry2

Agreed, 11sp / 12sp what do I care My...

Agreed, 11sp / 12sp what do I care

My recent bike (used) had 6800 10sp and I could not buy parts without going to eBay.
My current bike (used) has 8000 and will be going the same way for parts...
08-31-21, 06:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 215
Posted By Barry2

What a dumb idea. Claycord Article...

What a dumb idea.

Claycord Article (http://claycord.com/2021/08/31/water-no-longer-available-at-the-summit-of-mount-diablo/)

Barry
08-31-21, 04:38 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 742
Posted By Barry2

The rings I purchased pushed the chainline...

The rings I purchased pushed the chainline outboard by 2.5mm. I believe the GRX cranks do the same.
I've seen it mentioned that you also have to adopt the GRX Front Derailleur due to this 2.5mm.
I...
08-31-21, 04:29 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 742
Posted By Barry2

I tried to go 46/30 using the R8000 cranks,...

I tried to go 46/30 using the R8000 cranks, because of my built-in Stages power meter.
Chainline was goofed up and had to remove the rings I'd purchased.

Yes... I'd like to have seen R8100 offer...
08-31-21, 12:56 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,166
Posted By Barry2

Last night I got the shipping notification...

Last night I got the shipping notification (FedEx) for my book.

Stated weight for the shipment is 2.5Kg (5.5lb)
BTW that seems to be heavy for a book.

Today they release R9200 and R8100 road...
08-31-21, 12:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 742
Posted By Barry2

NBD is getting closer !! :)

NBD is getting closer !!

:)
08-31-21, 12:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 742
Posted By Barry2

Pre-Order Dura Ace 9200 12sp

It's coming.

WesternBikeWorks Pre-Order (https://www.westernbikeworks.com/product/shimano-dura-ace-r9200-12-speed-groupset?fltr=)

Barry
08-30-21, 12:02 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,930
Posted By Barry2

You should find that THESE...

You should find that THESE (https://www.purpleair.com/map?opt=1/i/mAQI/a10/cC5#10.8/37.9086/-122.0678) PurpleAir settings are close to the EPA numbers.
PurpleAir got the conversion directly from the...
08-28-21, 03:39 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 537
Posted By Barry2

Try some, you’ll like it!...

Try some, you’ll like it! (https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tact)
08-28-21, 03:27 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 537
Posted By Barry2

Be aware, clinchers do have a tire retaining...

Be aware, clinchers do have a tire retaining smooth cornered bump around the edge of the rim.
This not to be confused with the more square cornered hook on a tubeless ready rim.

Barry
08-28-21, 11:50 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,930
Posted By Barry2

AQI=BAD FulGaz (http://www.fulgaz.com) to...

AQI=BAD

FulGaz (http://www.fulgaz.com) to the rescue

Barry
08-28-21, 11:45 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 537
Posted By Barry2

True tubeless rims are "hooked" in order to...

True tubeless rims are "hooked" in order to retain the tire.
Clinchers don't require that same hook.

Ghetto tubeless...
08-28-21, 11:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 187
Posted By Barry2

Uninstalled, it might be returnable. Installed,...

Uninstalled, it might be returnable.
Installed, you get to keep it.

Sounds like the seller is banking on you falling for it & installing.


I'm sure it will "ride up with wear"

Barry
08-28-21, 07:55 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,492
Posted By Barry2

TLDR : went out on my bike. Barry

TLDR : went out on my bike.

Barry
Forum: Introductions
08-27-21, 10:49 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 276
Posted By Barry2

Welcome to BF East Bay'er here. Barry

Welcome to BF
East Bay'er here.

Barry
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