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01-30-23, 10:32 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 509
Posted By msu2001la

The new patch seems to have solved the issue I...

The new patch seems to have solved the issue I was having.
01-27-23, 03:18 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 364
Posted By mstateglfr

If a saddle is comfortable for 1 hour on the...

If a saddle is comfortable for 1 hour on the indoor trainer, itll be fine for me to use outdoors for however long my legs can last.
The opposite is not true, at least for me. A saddle can be...
01-26-23, 09:21 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 195
Posted By pdlamb

As Mark Twain said about watches, “A man with one...

As Mark Twain said about watches, “A man with one watch knows what time it is; a man with two is never sure.”

Personally, I believe a cheap speedometer first, followed by the (processed data) GPS,...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-25-23, 08:41 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,472
Posted By Spaghetti Legs

I thought there were no ads on the paid site.

I thought there were no ads on the paid site.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-25-23, 07:19 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,472
Posted By merziac

Scrap the Tesla and carry on with the Hetchins. ...

Scrap the Tesla and carry on with the Hetchins. ;)
01-25-23, 09:55 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 351
Posted By smd4

I remember a lot of old-school bike computers...

I remember a lot of old-school bike computers came with a selection of different thickness of rubber strap for mounting.
01-24-23, 08:02 PM
Replies: 7,402
Views: 3,384,469
Posted By daywood

1994 Specialized Hardrock Sport

I just finished this drop bar conversion . . . although maybe not technically a conversion because it didn't have any kind of bar when I got it. But it originally had a flat bar, so here we are. I...
01-24-23, 08:32 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 1,511
Posted By smd4

There is no "touching up" that much damage. I...

There is no "touching up" that much damage. I would put some black or white bar tape on it and sell it as-is.
01-23-23, 10:31 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 680
Posted By oneclick

This got (at the time) under airline size limits:...

This got (at the time) under airline size limits:

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01-23-23, 08:05 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 501
Posted By JohnDThompson

Failure at the adjuster bolt hole is fairly...

Failure at the adjuster bolt hole is fairly common. I see it most often on the drive side, after a misaligned derailleur has landed in the spokes. Are you certain this isn't just a crack in the...
01-21-23, 03:01 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,447
Posted By bulgie

I didn't get into tubulars until about '73-74, my...

I didn't get into tubulars until about '73-74, my first were skinny D'Alessandro, but as soon as I saw some fat Clements I went for them. I raced in the late '70s early '80s on Del Mondos, which I...
01-21-23, 11:58 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,447
Posted By Bad Lag

It seems you may have finished but if you wanted...

It seems you may have finished but if you wanted to have a nice uniform appearance, a half round file will give you that.

Now that you have the shape laid out, the file will no longer slip and...
01-20-23, 08:00 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,447
Posted By squirtdad

your bike, your choice personally I wouldn't...

your bike, your choice

personally I wouldn't have done it

why bother with vintage track bikes if this is what it takes?

also 21 tubies would have been pretty darn close to comfort and a...
01-20-23, 07:49 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 612
Posted By unterhausen

I built mine out of parts I had on hand. It's...

I built mine out of parts I had on hand. It's rear wheel only, but I may extend it to support the front wheel too. It has fore-aft motion on round linear bearings. The linear bearings I had were...
01-20-23, 06:46 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 877
Posted By merziac

Finally got out for a very short test ride, had...

Finally got out for a very short test ride, had to circle back home and make major adjustments.

Amazing ride on this even being smallish and not my thing with DT shifters and very tight for me geo...
01-16-23, 04:47 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 942
Posted By bikemig

Best looking krap . . . f frame I've ever seen....

Best looking krap . . . f frame I've ever seen. Sorry I couldn't resist, :). Nice score and unusual bike to boot.
01-16-23, 03:53 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 942
Posted By jamesdak

https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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Another Losa trademark...
01-16-23, 03:53 PM
Replies: 253
Views: 6,258
Posted By Polaris OBark

Why not pick a specific example of a $14K bike in...

Why not pick a specific example of a $14K bike in which the vendor (Trek, Specialized, Giant, Scott, whomever) lists the individual components.

Then look up the price of each component or...
01-16-23, 03:51 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 942
Posted By jamesdak

NOS 80's Krapf Frameset

I've had my eye on this frameset since at least 2018. Price kept getting lower and lower and I finally made an offer that was accepted. I keyed in on this as it was obviously a Giovanni Losa frame. ...
01-16-23, 03:23 PM
Replies: 253
Views: 6,258
Posted By tomato coupe

More like the videos played on the little screens...

More like the videos played on the little screens installed on gas pumps.
Replies: 22
Views: 647
Posted By Doug Fattic

REW Reynolds was a bike shop in Northhamton in...

REW Reynolds was a bike shop in Northhamton in about the center of England. They didn't make frames themselves. The frames they sold under their name were made by Woodrup in Leeds (which still...
01-14-23, 03:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 940
Posted By Force

Miyata 1000LT with upgrades and extras

Selling this low-mileage Miyata 1000LT with upgraded parts. Very clean. I understand it was built by Velo Classique. Edco Competition triple cranks, Edco Competition sealed bearing hubs, Edco...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-13-23, 02:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 423
Posted By WT21

huh. Did not know that. But the Pina is not just...

huh. Did not know that. But the Pina is not just talking, but screaming at me. At least from online. I'll see it in person tomorrow.
01-12-23, 11:57 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 357
Posted By msu2001la

The easiest way to do this is within Zwift. Make...

The easiest way to do this is within Zwift. Make a custom workout set to whatever wattage you want. Use the trainer in ERG mode and it'll keep you at that wattage.

How to Build a Custom Cycling...
01-11-23, 01:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 261
Posted By unterhausen

I was wondering how you avoided the violence. ...

I was wondering how you avoided the violence. The scenery looks better than zwift.
01-10-23, 04:24 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,448
Posted By cudak888

Caveman crash require caveman repair. And...

Caveman crash require caveman repair.

And sometimes some finesse on the frame table. But usually caveman repair.

-Kurt
01-09-23, 12:04 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 765
Posted By LesterOfPuppets

Depends on the context. That bike is wack ...

Depends on the context.

That bike is wack
The PO of that bike was wack
The seller of that bike is wack
That bike manufacturer was wack.

...
01-09-23, 06:38 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 2,595
Posted By Sy Reene

There was the 11s Athena silver group, which was...

There was the 11s Athena silver group, which was maybe the last of the classic looking Campy.
...
01-08-23, 07:53 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 2,595
Posted By icemilkcoffee

Campy groupsets still looked good as recently as...

Campy groupsets still looked good as recently as the early 10 speed:
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After this...
01-08-23, 04:49 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,665
Posted By Sy Reene

Much of the purpose-made chamois creams are water...

Much of the purpose-made chamois creams are water soluble to a large degree. Good luck with petroleum jelly and getting it out of your shorts afterwards.
01-08-23, 11:39 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 2,595
Posted By tomato coupe

Let's see ... 2014 Pinarello, 10 speed Campy...

Let's see ... 2014 Pinarello, 10 speed Campy Record, modern stuff is ugly. Carnac the Magnificent says you will be 63 years old in March.
01-08-23, 11:09 AM
Replies: 17,303
Views: 1,236,498
Posted By revchuck

FTP tests are supposed to be done on fresh legs,...

FTP tests are supposed to be done on fresh legs, otherwise, your ranges will be set too low. If your legs are hurting today, I'd do a recovery-pace ride tomorrow and the test on Tuesday (assuming...
01-07-23, 10:03 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,665
Posted By rosefarts

Euro style all the way. If your balls arenít...

Euro style all the way. If your balls arenít minty, they are busted.
Replies: 29
Views: 2,202
Posted By TugaDude

At those prices you can get much better vintage...

At those prices you can get much better vintage steel bikes such as Colnago, for starters. You can ask whatever you want, what matters is what someone is willing to pay. When I see an ad where...
01-05-23, 11:41 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,325
Posted By blacknbluebikes

It doesn't have to be a sufferfest. The...

It doesn't have to be a sufferfest. The challenge is to go in there the first time and "moderate" your effort. Just because the instructor is yelling, "hill coming up, third position, increase...
01-05-23, 01:59 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,494
Posted By dedhed

One word - Paragraphs

One word - Paragraphs
01-04-23, 12:05 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,023
Posted By msu2001la

I've seen some hacked Peloton setups online, but...

I've seen some hacked Peloton setups online, but in order to have controllable resistance you'd have to buy the Peloton Bike "plus" which is $2400, and be comfortable hacking into it. The regular...
01-04-23, 07:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 293
Posted By jerrywc

Thanks, I use three phase motors on my Quad...

Thanks,
I use three phase motors on my Quad copters (drones) so swapping the wires was a last resort. Yesterday I tore the controller apart. It has been outside in the Pacific Northwest most of...
01-04-23, 03:24 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 877
Posted By merziac

Standby, earlier Strawberry content.

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Forum: Road Cycling
01-03-23, 08:33 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,092
Posted By Kontact

If you have any misgivings at all about it being...

If you have any misgivings at all about it being too big, just get the 52. You'll need roughly 35mm of spacers and a 110mm stem to get the exact same position. And if you start to ride more...
01-03-23, 04:35 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 396
Posted By drewfio

CNC machined Adapter for Aero Mount Indexed Shifters and Cable Stops

So, I traded my father a bike for some custom machine work. We designed and made an adapter for the aero style downtube shifter mount on my Nishiki Prestige. I have been wanting to update it to...
01-02-23, 07:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 238
Posted By dmanthree

Zwift tracks calories and reports progress in...

Zwift tracks calories and reports progress in "pizza slices." It also displays the calorie count in the ride summary on their site.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-02-23, 05:43 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,092
Posted By merlinextraligh

My first question is what are you riding now?...

My first question is what are you riding now? Second how does the fit of that feel for you? If it’s working for you I’d look to replicate that, or not deviate very far. If it isn’t, then what don’t...
01-02-23, 07:55 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 8,987
Posted By alcjphil

You can install an 11 speed Campagnolo cassette...

You can install an 11 speed Campagnolo cassette on a wheel that accepts a 10 speed Campagnolo cassette. However you would then need to buy 11 speed Campagnolo shifters and derailleurs
Forum: Road Cycling
01-01-23, 11:58 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,092
Posted By rsbob

Two very fit biomechanics walk into another bar. ...

Two very fit biomechanics walk into another bar. As they are both on the ground holding their heads, one says to the other, ‘This is the second bar we have walked into in this thread, and as...
01-01-23, 06:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 600
Posted By Clang

Try to forget you ever saw it.

Try to forget you ever saw it.
01-01-23, 03:53 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,287
Posted By Slowride79

I ran into a listing in Sarasota on FB MP a few...

I ran into a listing in Sarasota on FB MP a few minutes ago for a Pug and seller had same first name as for this ďold Japanese bike.Ē I asked if this was also his and he responded yes and that itís a...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-01-23, 02:50 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,092
Posted By wheelreason

Try some low rep high weight resistance...

Try some low rep high weight resistance training...
01-01-23, 01:55 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,203
Posted By terrymorse

Jim Fixx: family history of heart attack...

Jim Fixx:

family history of heart attack and premature death
was morbidly obese and a sedentary smoker at age 35
was probably an out-of-control diabetic
did not have a healthful diet
...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-01-23, 12:10 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,092
Posted By rsbob

Two biomechanics walk into a bar. The first one...

Two biomechanics walk into a bar. The first one hits his head so hard he falls to the ground. The second one has a fit laughing.

I’ll be here all weak.
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