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Forum: Road Cycling
09-03-21, 07:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 390
Posted By seypat

I get a pai of active sunglasses when I get a new...

I get a pai of active sunglasses when I get a new pair of glasses. Not cycling specific. I wear them for all outdoor activities.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-03-21, 11:28 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 326
Posted By Psimet2001

1. This tech has been out for years and was ready...

1. This tech has been out for years and was ready before the last group was announced but the bluetooth interference issues kept Shimano from releasing it until they worked it out. It's been...
07-07-21, 08:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 468
Posted By cb400bill

It was a glitch. They fixed the glitch. ...

It was a glitch. They fixed the glitch.

Deal with it.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-04-21, 06:47 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 8,180
Posted By Koyote

That's like having an app that tells you how long...

That's like having an app that tells you how long a hangover will last.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-01-21, 08:40 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 8,180
Posted By Koyote

Thatís useful. Your spouse can immediately start...

Thatís useful. Your spouse can immediately start building her new eHarmony profile when she gets that notification.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-26-21, 04:19 PM
Replies: 20,202
Views: 4,503,534
Posted By sshakari

Finally decided to get the pedals. ...

Finally decided to get the pedals.

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06-19-21, 05:36 AM
Replies: 223
Views: 11,629
Posted By TiHabanero

"Lawyers, doctors, bike mechanics..... One of...

"Lawyers, doctors, bike mechanics..... One of these is not like the others."

Some docs and all mechanics use their deductive reasoning skills, knowledge of mechanics of the machine they are...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-15-21, 05:59 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 7,989
Posted By 2cam16

I gave mine away to my brother. lol I'm sticking...

I gave mine away to my brother. lol I'm sticking to my MucOff Ceramic.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-28-21, 03:21 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 6,542
Posted By Kabuto

Of the options you've listed, the Domane and...

Of the options you've listed, the Domane and Roubaix have the highest stack, so that's something to consider if you'd prefer a more relaxed upright position. Not hugely so, but 10-20mm can/does make...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-25-21, 02:21 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,125
Posted By autonomy

Same here. 40mi D2R2 Green River route on 28mm -...

Same here. 40mi D2R2 Green River route on 28mm - most of it looked like that. Just don't overcook in the turns and watch out for deep sand.



Correct, one should use the right tool for the job....
Forum: Road Cycling
05-23-21, 07:24 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,125
Posted By MinnMan

I don't like Gatorskins, but I don't mind the 4...

I don't like Gatorskins, but I don't mind the 4 seasons tires at all.

I ride GP5ks on my road bike, and I end up doing short 1 or 2 mile gravel sections on it pretty regularly. I agree that they...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-23-21, 04:57 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,125
Posted By ksryder

Hey some people like the feeling of riding with a...

Hey some people like the feeling of riding with a concrete-filled garden hose, don't kink shame.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-23-21, 03:38 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,125
Posted By Symox

I disagree At lower pressures they have been...

I disagree At lower pressures they have been my favorites so far. Although I do want to give the GP5000 a shot when these wear out
Forum: Road Cycling
05-23-21, 10:47 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,125
Posted By noodle soup

Gatorskins are possibly the worst riding tire...

Gatorskins are possibly the worst riding tire currently available.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-22-21, 08:57 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,125
Posted By Symox

I was in the same boat as you recently. For...

I was in the same boat as you recently. For light dry gravel I was surprised how well 28mm Gatorskins work. I thought not having tread would be an issue but it really hasn't been. In fact, there...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-22-21, 08:16 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,125
Posted By mstateglfr

Then get as wide a quality slick as your frame...

Then get as wide a quality slick as your frame can handle and ride.
compass/rene herse, panaracer, schwalbe, goodyear- something in 32 and slick that's quality.

Traction on a rail trail will...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-22-21, 08:09 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,125
Posted By noodle soup

30mm Schwalbe G-One Speed tires work great on the...

30mm Schwalbe G-One Speed tires work great on the road, but are durable enough to handle some gravel riding.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-22-21, 08:00 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,125
Posted By scottfsmith

Crushed limestone is the primary stone found in...

Crushed limestone is the primary stone found in most gravel roads. That said, it is true that on rail trails it is often more like gravel dust. On the local rail trail the new gravel they put down...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-21-21, 07:12 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,208
Posted By MinnMan

+1 for bf. I needed a new set of bibs and was...

+1 for bf. I needed a new set of bibs and was thinking about forking over the cash for Assos. But I did a bf search, read this thread, and decided to try some Black Bibs. $40 plus shipping, they...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-21-21, 09:55 AM
Forum: Road Cycling
05-21-21, 08:03 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,125
Posted By ksryder

For rail trails literally any road tire would...

For rail trails literally any road tire would work, just lower the pressure a bit. If you can go 33 then go 33. I have some Challenge Strada Bianchi clinchers that are 33s and ride like a Cadillac at...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-20-21, 05:32 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,125
Posted By Seattle Forrest

If you're not riding in mud, road tires should...

If you're not riding in mud, road tires should work well for you. 🙂
Forum: Road Cycling
05-20-21, 12:58 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,125
Posted By sean.hwy

I am happy ridding on the road and gravel with...

I am happy ridding on the road and gravel with these tires

Schwalbe G-One Allround 700x35C
Forum: Road Cycling
05-20-21, 12:58 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,125
Posted By Seattle Forrest

You're going to need to share some more info if...

You're going to need to share some more info if you want advice worth taking:

What size tires are you running now?
How big of a tire can your frame fit?
What does road mean to you? Fast...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-17-21, 07:38 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 7,989
Posted By noodle soup

If you ride in the wet(ever), it's crap. In dry...

If you ride in the wet(ever), it's crap. In dry Arizona conditions, nothing is better.
05-16-21, 06:13 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,816
Posted By Sy Reene

These days, I thought bike sales basically...

These days, I thought bike sales basically started with "Hey, can I interest you in this one remaining bike we have left in stock?"
Forum: Road Cycling
05-14-21, 08:32 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 7,989
Posted By noodle soup

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48481190856_29...

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Forum: Road Cycling
05-13-21, 05:23 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 7,989
Posted By PeteHski

Yes, I've been really impressed how clean my...

Yes, I've been really impressed how clean my drivetrain has remained with Silca. It runs very quiet too, especially after a fresh application. Only unknown for me now is actual chain wear, but it...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-12-21, 10:28 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,107
Posted By urbanknight

Nope, we're gonna take this thread to 3 pages...

Nope, we're gonna take this thread to 3 pages before we even think of letting it die.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-12-21, 06:29 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 4,185
Posted By GhostRider62

The luxurious look on the face of riders neatly...

The luxurious look on the face of riders neatly in a paceline when I ding my Spurcycle Bell and give them, "Top of the morning, Lads" and power off. The B & M mirror is a close second, seeing the...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-11-21, 08:43 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,837
Posted By SoSmellyAir

Good to know. Perhaps this is stating the...

Good to know. Perhaps this is stating the obvious, but asking my wife to hold my bike defeats the purpose of owning a work stand. Also, a work stand never questions why I am working on my bike again...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-11-21, 06:53 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,837
Posted By ARPRINCE

Well BMC stands for Bring More Cash so that fits...

Well BMC stands for Bring More Cash so that fits their recommendation. :lol:
Forum: Road Cycling
05-11-21, 03:59 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,837
Posted By RandomDesign

I use the Park 10.2 and it worked fine for my...

I use the Park 10.2 and it worked fine for my recent BB removal. For a precaution I had my wife hold the frame while I hammered out the pressfit but it seemed unnecessary.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-07-21, 04:42 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,837
Posted By Badger6

I clamp the d-shaped posts on my SL6 and SL7,...

I clamp the d-shaped posts on my SL6 and SL7, I've done BB work on both while hanging from the stand. No issues. Carbon posts are strong. As stated above, they are designed to be clamped.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-14-21, 07:36 PM
Replies: 27,060
Views: 17,383,584
Posted By illdrag0n

I've had my roubaix for about 3 months now and i...

I've had my roubaix for about 3 months now and i absolutely adore it. Amazes me that a bike can be so comfortable, yet so aerodynamic and also so stiff! Specialized were on to something when they...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-10-21, 05:44 PM
Replies: 27,060
Views: 17,383,584
Posted By InvertedMP

Gorrrrgeous

Gorrrrgeous
03-31-21, 10:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 226
Posted By cxwrench

Short answer: No. They cannot be switched. One is...

Short answer: No. They cannot be switched. One is 3 pawl, the other is star ratchet. Not cross compatible at all.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-23-21, 07:11 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,429
Posted By F22c_legs

Bontrager Aeolus Pro: 37mm deep, 28mm wide, 21mm...

Bontrager Aeolus Pro: 37mm deep, 28mm wide, 21mm internal width, dtswiss 350, 1505g, $1300.

I'm using these wheels with 28c Addix Pro 1 TL tires and it rides 👌
Forum: Road Cycling
03-22-21, 07:44 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,269
Posted By Seattle Forrest

Garmin SPD pedals 🙂

https://cdn-ctstaging.pressidium.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/Garmin-Rally-XC-power-meter-pedals-6-1080x566.jpg
...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-21-21, 05:44 PM
Replies: 1,358
Views: 270,206
Posted By illdrag0n

Just checking in. 8000kms on my AR46. I'm 120kg...

Just checking in. 8000kms on my AR46. I'm 120kg and 0 issues so far with strength and still run true.
...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-17-21, 08:49 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 11,994
Posted By WhyFi

I've recently begun to wonder if disc brakes are...

I've recently begun to wonder if disc brakes are at least partially responsible for the increased interest in tan/gumwalls.

With shiny brake tracks, gumwalls can look kind of busy with all of...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-16-21, 01:02 PM
Replies: 20,202
Views: 4,503,534
Posted By Rides4Beer

Technically I bought them a while back, but...

Technically I bought them a while back, but they're done now and on their way to me. Light Bicycle AR56 wheelset w/DT240 EXP hubs, 1462g. :D
...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-11-21, 09:11 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 834
Posted By aliasfox

I think the best bet is to more or less see who...

I think the best bet is to more or less see who has the bikes you want, in your size, and is willing to work with you to adjust fit. For your riding, you're likely looking at the endurance lines for...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-29-21, 09:25 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,872
Posted By tomato coupe

When did the low tire pressure trend start? ...

When did the low tire pressure trend start?

As I recall, it was on a Tuesday during a long cold spell in January.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-29-21, 09:43 AM
Replies: 20,202
Views: 4,503,534
Posted By Miller219

Favero Assioma Uno Pedals + 0 float cleats ...

Favero Assioma Uno Pedals + 0 float cleats
Garmin 530 w/ silicon case + screen protector
Adjustable Mount for Garmin
Forum: Road Cycling
01-27-21, 04:46 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 440
Posted By mstateglfr

New GP4K tire- transparent csidewall in 25 and 28mm

https://www.google.com/amp/s/road.cc/content/tech-news/continental-launches-gp5000-transparent-280435%3famp

Looks like a dark skinwall. Much darker than last year's TDF 25mm limited version.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-17-20, 04:37 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,423
Posted By rubiksoval

You live in a different world than I do. I've...

You live in a different world than I do. I've seldom experienced new things that were flawless. Cars, computers, phones, houses (HA!), appliances, etc.
11-17-20, 09:06 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,766
Posted By mack_turtle

can you point us to a source for Conti tubes that...

can you point us to a source for Conti tubes that cheap? If your LBS is selling them that cheap to customers, they are basically giving them away.
11-16-20, 03:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,126
Posted By veganbikes

I think it is a neat bell but my bell needs are...

I think it is a neat bell but my bell needs are handled by Spurcycle, probably the finest bell I have rung and I have rung a lot of them. I cannot speak to durability but it isn't a bad sounding bell...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-13-20, 01:35 PM
Replies: 1,358
Views: 270,206
Posted By noodle soup

canít go wrong with the AR46 or AR56. I...

canít go wrong with the AR46 or AR56.

I have the AR56 with DT Swiss hubs. It works well with 28-30mm tires.
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