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10-24-22, 07:48 AM
Replies: 185
Views: 5,626
Posted By ZHVelo

Potato potahto. The supplier will sure be as...

Potato potahto. The supplier will sure be as happy about this as about ordering online directly and sour the relationship in the same way.
10-24-22, 07:01 AM
Replies: 185
Views: 5,626
Posted By ZHVelo

So telling customers to just order the part and...

So telling customers to just order the part and we take it from there is any better?
10-22-22, 08:49 AM
Replies: 185
Views: 5,626
Posted By ZHVelo

Seems just outright dumb. It takes what 5-10...

Seems just outright dumb. It takes what 5-10 minutes to order something online. Charge for that time and for the part and the labour and you get more than losing that customer because you can't get...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-22-22, 08:42 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 3,193
Posted By ZHVelo

48 kmh on the flat at 280W? Sounds possible to...

48 kmh on the flat at 280W? Sounds possible to me. I once did 42.5kmh at -0.9% with only 192 NP.

Wind plays a key role here though I would say.
Forum: Road Cycling
10-22-22, 08:35 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 3,193
Posted By ZHVelo

The biggest factor for this is that the main...

The biggest factor for this is that the main reason endurance bikes are marketed as endurance is a more upright sitting position, but that that does not necessarily imply more comfort. After I got a...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-21-22, 05:31 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 3,193
Posted By ZHVelo

After I got the Cube Litening, my Canyon Endurace...

After I got the Cube Litening, my Canyon Endurace did not feel more comfortable.
10-21-22, 05:20 AM
Replies: 195
Views: 25,899
Posted By ZHVelo

[QUOTE=RH Clark;22685523] Ah yes, I forgot,...

[QUOTE=RH Clark;22685523]

Ah yes, I forgot, you don't have bakeries in the US, though to be fair not all bakeries in Germanic countries are still good quality.

And yes, because fries are fried...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-20-22, 03:21 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 3,193
Posted By ZHVelo

What is your budget? I ride in the alps and am...

What is your budget? I ride in the alps and am happy with my aero bike, I did upgrade wheelset to a carbon one which ended up not just being deeper but also 300g lighter, which does make a difference...
10-20-22, 12:58 AM
Replies: 195
Views: 25,899
Posted By ZHVelo

Humans ate bread, beer, rice, potatoes, all sorts...

Humans ate bread, beer, rice, potatoes, all sorts of carbs...fruits...
10-19-22, 08:58 AM
Replies: 195
Views: 25,899
Posted By ZHVelo

I mean if it works for you. But honestly, it...

I mean if it works for you. But honestly, it doesn't sound fun nor something most humans could realistically achieve long term.
10-19-22, 12:22 AM
Replies: 195
Views: 25,899
Posted By ZHVelo

That's funny, when I asked that I was going to...

That's funny, when I asked that I was going to add "where do you get it from, avocados, eggs, peas, mushrooms and tofu"? There really isn't much food left, much healthy food, if you don't eat meat...
10-18-22, 10:45 AM
Replies: 195
Views: 25,899
Posted By ZHVelo

Fair enough. Doesn't change that you equate carbs...

Fair enough. Doesn't change that you equate carbs with processed foods.

Funny that you don't reply to anything except this one point that you admittedly justifiably pointed out is an assumption....
10-17-22, 02:40 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 569
Posted By ZHVelo

The best exercise machine is no exercise machine....

The best exercise machine is no exercise machine. Compound moves with free weights always better. Or dynamic movements with e.g. a kettlebell for functional strength also better. Unless of course you...
10-17-22, 02:28 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 25,899
Posted By ZHVelo

Pretty sure a steak is also not the ideal...

Pretty sure a steak is also not the ideal recovery food. So I take my pizza thank you very much.

And here you are, talking about "processed" again. Giving ever more the impression that a food is...
10-17-22, 02:06 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 25,899
Posted By ZHVelo

Cutting out carbs isn't the magical bullet you...

Cutting out carbs isn't the magical bullet you pretend it is though.

Diets generally need to have two main things, they need to be followable long term and they need to make you eat less. Keto...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-15-22, 12:30 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 903
Posted By ZHVelo

Stan's. Works for me so far.

Stan's. Works for me so far.
10-15-22, 12:23 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 25,899
Posted By ZHVelo

I went from an already low 67kg to 65kg at 183cm...

I went from an already low 67kg to 65kg at 183cm eating almost only carbs.

Your last paragraph shows that you don't really know what you are talking about, and have just bought the keto lie. You...
10-14-22, 01:59 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 3,733
Posted By ZHVelo

Would be easier to calculate in the metric system...

Would be easier to calculate in the metric system ^^
Forum: Road Cycling
10-13-22, 12:04 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,088
Posted By ZHVelo

I wash all my sports clothes in a easy care 30...

I wash all my sports clothes in a easy care 30 degree C little detergent. Never had any issues.
10-13-22, 11:35 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 3,733
Posted By ZHVelo

How steep? But even then, walking up a...

How steep?

But even then, walking up a steep incline on your cleats pushing a bike can't be much less arduous than pedalling up that incline. I dare also say the effort to speed ratio is better...
09-22-22, 12:32 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 25,899
Posted By ZHVelo

'research'

'research'
Forum: Road Cycling
09-14-22, 03:10 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 1,796
Posted By ZHVelo

Macallan?

Macallan?
Forum: Road Cycling
09-11-22, 02:12 PM
Replies: 2,989
Views: 564,013
Posted By ZHVelo

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Forum: Road Cycling
08-19-22, 01:17 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 425
Posted By ZHVelo

There is something between skin tight and...

There is something between skin tight and flopping around...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-19-22, 01:12 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,180
Posted By ZHVelo

Beautiful bike! And you rock SQLabs saddle,...

Beautiful bike!

And you rock SQLabs saddle, too?
Forum: Road Cycling
08-18-22, 12:39 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 425
Posted By ZHVelo

Do you have to wear something cycling specific? ...

Do you have to wear something cycling specific?

Personally if it isn't that cold, I just wear normal jersey with arm covers, and then when it does get cold a long sleeve sports shirt (I have one...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-18-22, 12:31 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,180
Posted By ZHVelo

You have a Storck in the US?

You have a Storck in the US?
Forum: Road Cycling
08-17-22, 03:35 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,180
Posted By ZHVelo

I rather ride an 8kg bike than a 10kg bike. How...

I rather ride an 8kg bike than a 10kg bike. How about you?
08-17-22, 12:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 417
Posted By ZHVelo

I bought a Schwalbe air compressor. Didn't...

I bought a Schwalbe air compressor.

Didn't even need it. Mine seat from just pumping normally.
08-17-22, 12:01 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 754
Posted By ZHVelo

I have been riding hookless rims since April....

I have been riding hookless rims since April. Tubeless setup. Work fine so far.

Not sure it is the pressure that keeps them on, as in fact there is a relatively low max pressure allowed (73 psi I...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-17-22, 12:25 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,587
Posted By ZHVelo

I clearly explained why I replied to the later...

I clearly explained why I replied to the later comment not the original comment. Stop making up stories.

What? At most I am implying that you took it too personally and even that isn't saying you...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-16-22, 12:03 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,587
Posted By ZHVelo

I didn't blast you at all. What personal thing...

I didn't blast you at all. What personal thing did I say about you? If a scientist does a study and someone criticises the method, is that a personal attack on the scientist? Only someone with a...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-16-22, 12:48 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 896
Posted By ZHVelo

Considered non bibshorts? Assos Mille GT shorts...

Considered non bibshorts? Assos Mille GT shorts are great, no straps to inhibit your upper body, and soft material at the front so that there is nothing pressing into your bladder. Strapless shorts...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-16-22, 12:42 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,180
Posted By ZHVelo

Going up long climbs, it makes a difference....

Going up long climbs, it makes a difference. Especially if you yourself aren't that heavy.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-16-22, 12:38 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,587
Posted By ZHVelo

The idea would be to cycle at the same power, and...

The idea would be to cycle at the same power, and then see the difference in speed and comfort.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-15-22, 04:12 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,587
Posted By ZHVelo

That was not a personal attack but an...

That was not a personal attack but an observation. Your results are not useful for a general statement about this topic. They are useful to you. The reason being is that your main points are that you...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-15-22, 12:44 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,587
Posted By ZHVelo

I wasn't even the original person to ask you...

I wasn't even the original person to ask you about power, but that would be because power is a measure of work - an objective, external frame of reference.

I don't want you to do it for me, I...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-14-22, 11:49 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,587
Posted By ZHVelo

But he may be faster because he is pedalling...

But he may be faster because he is pedalling harder because he feels better. That completely changes the information we gain about tyre pressure.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-14-22, 10:34 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,587
Posted By ZHVelo

It isn't worthless in telling the person that...

It isn't worthless in telling the person that they prefer higher pressures, agreed.

It is worthless when trying to make a data backed assertion about tyre pressures.

As I wrote, I would very...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-14-22, 07:12 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,587
Posted By ZHVelo

You are linking to a site that uses power to...

You are linking to a site that uses power to baseline but cry about conspiracies about someone who didn't use power to baseline.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-14-22, 07:10 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,587
Posted By ZHVelo

No, it is worthless because you have no idea...

No, it is worthless because you have no idea whether or not you just put out more power, exactly because you say you felt better with harder tyres. As I already said and as you conveniently ignored,...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-13-22, 04:45 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,587
Posted By ZHVelo

So it's worthless. It is fairly widely reported...

So it's worthless. It is fairly widely reported that higher pressures feel faster, which will in turn mean you felt it went easier.
08-10-22, 01:52 PM
Forum: Road Cycling
08-10-22, 01:46 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 613
Posted By ZHVelo

I set my Di2 (11sp) so that I only shift the...

I set my Di2 (11sp) so that I only shift the right lever. I never use the left one.
08-10-22, 01:03 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 800
Posted By ZHVelo

I always laugh when I see a z4 workout prescribed...

I always laugh when I see a z4 workout prescribed that is maybe 4x8 or something. That's barely more than Vo2 and for pros, they probably do do 32 minutes or more of Vo2.

I agree with your point...
08-10-22, 12:53 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 2,872
Posted By ZHVelo

What is your lowest gear? Mine is 34-32.

What is your lowest gear?

Mine is 34-32.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-10-22, 12:30 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,311
Posted By ZHVelo

Yea, I had the same, I could feel and air coming...

Yea, I had the same, I could feel and air coming out of my front wheel's rim hole. Turns out that I had not tightened the valve enough.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-10-22, 12:27 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 912
Posted By ZHVelo

I used to get back pains say on a two hour ride...

I used to get back pains say on a two hour ride on the flat, during the second hour I would feel it. The stronger I got the less that became, but it essentially went away with a fit and a new saddle....
Forum: Road Cycling
08-10-22, 12:21 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,624
Posted By ZHVelo

I must admit I haven't checked them that...

I must admit I haven't checked them that carefully, when I am next in the cellar I will try this on the older tyres. The current ones feel round, the profile looks good as new.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-09-22, 12:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 536
Posted By ZHVelo

I ended up trying 3 saddles on the pressure mat,...

I ended up trying 3 saddles on the pressure mat, and went for the SQLabs Ergowave 612 Carbon. Not the R version. It is a lot less hard and much easier in an upright position, though slightly worse,...
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