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Forum: Road Cycling
04-29-22, 07:18 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,246
Posted By RNAV

That looks great! Please post pics once you've...

That looks great! Please post pics once you've got it built.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-29-22, 12:08 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,543
Posted By RNAV

I've found the Silca Pro Pressure Calculator...

I've found the Silca Pro Pressure Calculator (https://silca.cc/pages/sppc-form?submissionGuid=21c2c304-4e23-4f1d-8d05-a1e77c33b244) to be helpful as a starting point for a pressure with the lowest...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-02-22, 08:33 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,900
Posted By RNAV

Thanks for pointing out the limitations of the...

Thanks for pointing out the limitations of the air liner as I hadn't fully researched them. They can be had cheaper elsewhere, so I think I'll give them a shot and see how long they end up lasting...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-01-22, 07:27 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,900
Posted By RNAV

I've been riding road tubeless going on 8 years;...

I've been riding road tubeless going on 8 years; haven't carried a spare tube in 5 years and have never been stranded in those 5 years. I have, however, had punctures that sealant alone wouldn't...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-27-22, 12:37 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 861
Posted By RNAV

I would, though it seems no one makes them narrow...

I would, though it seems no one makes them narrow enough for me (132mm is about as wide as I can go; 128 to 130 is optimal). They're all 143mm or larger. The technology is pretty neat, and all the...
12-24-21, 08:37 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 491
Posted By RNAV

Yeah, I've gone over the bike and checked...

Yeah, I've gone over the bike and checked everything; wheels are true/tensioned. This is my n+1 bike! I would have preferred steel, but got a good deal on this bike. Interestingly, my steel Lemond...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-12-21, 02:15 PM
Replies: 472
Views: 136,362
Posted By RNAV

Here are mine: Croix de Fer ...

Here are mine:

Croix de Fer
https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1280x960/img_1783_fd92447ce5874645901ae3869d9b002c33352f4c.jpeg

Washoe...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-07-21, 07:39 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,636
Posted By RNAV

FWIW, I suspect there are very few people who can...

FWIW, I suspect there are very few people who can determine tire pressure with any sort of repeatable accuracy using only feel . . . at least at the pressures most folks run 25mm tires at. 85 psi vs...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-12-21, 11:35 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,034
Posted By RNAV

Any chance you could post a picture of your bike?...

Any chance you could post a picture of your bike?

All City had a Cosmic Stallion paint scheme in the color way you want:
...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-30-21, 05:45 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,014
Posted By RNAV

So let me tell you a story . . . (TL;DR: the...

So let me tell you a story . . . (TL;DR: the short cage and medium cage derailleurs actually have different knuckle bodies, so the short cage ones won't work well with 32T cassettes even if you put a...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-22-21, 06:33 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 512
Posted By RNAV

Yeah, I took the bike to my LBS and my buddy...

Yeah, I took the bike to my LBS and my buddy (mechanic there) showed me how to bleed them. I picked up a used 1x bike and converted it to 2x, and I had to cut the line on the front brake to feed it...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-09-21, 06:17 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 8,884
Posted By RNAV

Is that $4k for the frame, or $4k for a complete...

Is that $4k for the frame, or $4k for a complete bike? The answer will require you look at drastically different makers.
05-27-21, 05:15 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 11,921
Posted By RNAV

Thanks for your write up. I've got two steel...

Thanks for your write up. I've got two steel Lemond road bikes and find myself in a similar situation needing more tire clearance. I'm torn between building up a Lemond Poprad disc - which will clear...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-21-21, 06:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,417
Posted By RNAV

Kinda NBD: Custom LeMond Washoe

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/img_1715_fc17269f7c112050fe9c56e932ac258ad0dcb4db.jpeg

After more than a year (COVID delays), my Washoe project is finally done!...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-21-21, 05:15 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,391
Posted By RNAV

Thank you for your very informative post! I'll...

Thank you for your very informative post! I'll have to update my sig to '06 . . . I was uncertain of the year when I acquired the frame. But, it was definitely a Croix de fer and it was definitely...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-20-21, 08:46 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,391
Posted By RNAV

I think you should get it repaired, then...

I think you should get it repaired, then repainted. Personally, I'm a fan of custom paint jobs on Lemonds.

...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-21-20, 10:09 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,648
Posted By RNAV

I own two steel LeMonds and can confirm they are...

I own two steel LeMonds and can confirm they are comfy, have great handling, and are fun to ride. I have a Croix de fer, which has identical geometry to the Zurich. I recently picked up a LeMond...
09-28-20, 05:58 PM
Replies: 273
Views: 22,490
Posted By RNAV

I always drool a little bit every time you post...

I always drool a little bit every time you post this bike. Absolutely beautiful.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-20-20, 02:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,781
Posted By RNAV

If that's it . . . what a let-down. That's...

If that's it . . . what a let-down. That's almost as bad as Trek's "this will change the face of cycling forever" wave cell helmet campaign.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-13-20, 04:34 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 5,591
Posted By RNAV

I've already got the RLT510, but I may get the...

I've already got the RLT510, but I may get the radar-only unit. I think the Bontrager Flare RT is a much brighter, better attention-getting taillight. Perhaps I'm being a snob, but I've never run...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-24-20, 07:52 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,539
Posted By RNAV

Isn't side-to-side hip movement indicative of a...

Isn't side-to-side hip movement indicative of a saddle height that is too high (e.g., you rock because you're reaching for the pedals on each stroke)?
Forum: Road Cycling
02-17-15, 07:35 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,818
Posted By RNAV

Well, it's cheaper than having to buy a new fork....

Well, it's cheaper than having to buy a new fork. I'm advocating that you verify your fit is correct prior to making permanent alterations to your spectacularly good-looking ride :thumb:
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