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Forum: Road Cycling
09-15-21, 08:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 299
Posted By NoWhammies

Just an update in case anyone comes to this...

Just an update in case anyone comes to this thread. The G8 has been replaced by BH Aerolight.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-14-21, 08:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 299
Posted By NoWhammies

Yeah, that's the bike. Their website used to...

Yeah, that's the bike. Their website used to have the bike listed under 'bikes > road > performance" but no more. I'll see what the dealers have to say.
09-14-21, 08:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 211
Posted By NoWhammies

Well I still can't get my 745 to stay on the...

Well I still can't get my 745 to stay on the music screen. Oh well. I guess I'll just have to live with it. Or without it as the case may be.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-14-21, 08:27 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 299
Posted By NoWhammies

Nope. I am thinking of purchasing a new G8, or...

Nope. I am thinking of purchasing a new G8, or G9, online. But low and behold the G8 doesn't seem to be online anymore. So I'm curious to know what happened to the bike.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-13-21, 03:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 299
Posted By NoWhammies

What happened to the BH G8? Anyone know?

I was over on the BH website the other day and the BH G8 is no longer listed. Anyone know if BH has stopped making the G8? Or was the bike removed from the website because BH has zero stock?

And...
09-13-21, 03:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 211
Posted By NoWhammies

Thanks Seattle Forrest that's probably what I was...

Thanks Seattle Forrest that's probably what I was looking for.
09-12-21, 02:21 PM
Replies: 2,875
Views: 330,576
Posted By NoWhammies

Ex Machina - 8/10. Reclusive tech titan creates...

Ex Machina - 8/10. Reclusive tech titan creates an AI and an outside third party is brought in to apply the Turing Test. Without giving too much away, I found the story interesting and the casting...
09-12-21, 02:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 211
Posted By NoWhammies

Garmin Forerunner 745 - music controls screen

I know this is not a running forum but I am on here so what the heck. Here goes.

When I run with my Garmin 745 I listen to music. So adjust the music I need to have the music screen up on my...
09-12-21, 02:09 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 754
Posted By NoWhammies

I carry a tube, CO2, pump, and strips of bacon.

I carry a tube, CO2, pump, and strips of bacon.
09-10-21, 03:09 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 2,759
Posted By NoWhammies

What's a strava?

What's a strava?
09-07-21, 10:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 506
Posted By NoWhammies

I really like the Muc Off pink bike cleaner. ...

I really like the Muc Off pink bike cleaner. Does a good job on our road and mountain bikes.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-06-21, 02:47 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 608
Posted By NoWhammies

+1 for Orange Seal.

+1 for Orange Seal.
09-06-21, 02:44 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 829
Posted By NoWhammies

chaadster when you say 'money well spent' how...

chaadster when you say 'money well spent' how much money are you talking about?
09-05-21, 12:24 PM
Replies: 2,875
Views: 330,576
Posted By NoWhammies

The Rental - 6/10. Meh. Kind of your standard...

The Rental - 6/10. Meh. Kind of your standard fare 'alone for the weekend killer' movie. I couldn't get in to the characters and never really felt any pang of emotion when bad things befell them....
09-04-21, 04:41 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,659
Posted By NoWhammies

The problem with MuchMusic is that when Moses...

The problem with MuchMusic is that when Moses Znaimer owned CityTV, he let MuchMusic do as they pleased. He was totally hands off. So the VJs had free reign. The station was fun and unpredictable....
Forum: Road Cycling
09-04-21, 04:31 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 2,541
Posted By NoWhammies

Good feedback. Thanks. Sounds like the thing to...

Good feedback. Thanks. Sounds like the thing to do before buying a new bike online without being able to try out in person is to know size and dimensions. And of course ask questions of the bike...
09-04-21, 04:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 341
Posted By NoWhammies

I get about 5,000km out of my L03A brake pads. I...

I get about 5,000km out of my L03A brake pads. I am riding in dry conditions although I do a lot of hill climbing and thus a lot of descending.
09-04-21, 04:14 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,345
Posted By NoWhammies

Thanks for the feedback folks. I think if it is...

Thanks for the feedback folks. I think if it is someone I know, I'd tell them. Otherwise I'll continue to ride on my way. No sense making the person suddenly feel self conscience.
09-03-21, 08:44 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 640
Posted By NoWhammies

Unused cycling kits - keep or toss?

Summer in my part of the world is coming to a end. As I reflect on the cycling kits I wore this summer, some bib shorts/jerseys saw a lot of action. Others stayed in my drawer the entire summer.
...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-03-21, 08:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 318
Posted By NoWhammies

Shimano tech v1.0 - worth taking a chance or waiting?

The long awaited (well for me anyway) 12 speed Shimano Di2 has arrived. Nice. I see from the GCN video the Di2 setup is slightly different from the existing 11 speed Di2 setup I have on my bike. ...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-03-21, 08:20 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 2,541
Posted By NoWhammies

Ever buy a bike without a test ride?

I am toying with the idea of buying a new bike. Early days, more of a pipe dream than anything else at this moment in time. BUT many of the bike stores are out of stock. And the bike I am...
09-03-21, 08:11 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,647
Posted By NoWhammies

Heresy!!

Heresy!!
09-03-21, 08:08 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,345
Posted By NoWhammies

see-through shorts - to tell or not to tell?

Out for my ride yesterday I came upon a rider whose bike shorts had seen better days. No only that, the back end was see through :twitchy:

Now I didn't know this rider. And I was cycling faster...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-28-21, 03:53 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 754
Posted By NoWhammies

My 7mesh short sleeve jerseys have zipper pockets...

My 7mesh short sleeve jerseys have zipper pockets on the both the left and right side. I am able to fit my iphone 11 in either pocket. I have no idea the dimensions of my phone.
Forum: Foo
08-27-21, 08:53 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 615
Posted By NoWhammies

Well it's become a source of conversation in our...

Well it's become a source of conversation in our place. Whenever the cat takes off like a shot, we know she's just finished drooping a deuce. Kinda of funny really.
Forum: Foo
08-26-21, 07:37 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 615
Posted By NoWhammies

My cat - off like a shot after dropping a deuce

So is it just my cat that takes off like a shot after dropping a deuce in the litter box?

What's the deal with the running around like a crazy cat after going to the bathroom anyway? Gesh. Cats....
08-26-21, 07:30 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 998
Posted By NoWhammies

Well said chaadster Thank you.

Well said chaadster Thank you.
08-25-21, 09:17 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 934
Posted By NoWhammies

A quick search of bike shops in my area shows the...

A quick search of bike shops in my area shows the Park Dag 2.2 sold out in multiple locations. Looks like I am not the only one thinking of doing some home repairs.
08-25-21, 09:15 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 725
Posted By NoWhammies

I've been buying my gloves either on Ebay or...

I've been buying my gloves either on Ebay or Amazon. So far I've had good luck. The gloves have lasted and treated me well.
08-25-21, 09:13 PM
Replies: 204
Views: 5,487
Posted By NoWhammies

I have pouch made of recycled inner tubes. I...

I have pouch made of recycled inner tubes. I keep my phone, ID, a bit of cash, a face mask, and my house key in there. I have tied the house key to a string that is attached to the zipper so that...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-24-21, 08:14 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,043
Posted By NoWhammies

Same here. So much so that my neighbours have...

Same here. So much so that my neighbours have commented that spend just as much time riding my bike as I do standing on the driveway with the bike in the stand doing random maintenance.
08-24-21, 08:12 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 998
Posted By NoWhammies

Can someone explain Garmin FTP new records to me?

So. My Garmin has the 'auto FTP calculations' feature enabled. Back in June I sent out and did a very hard/fast ride. At the end of the ride, my Garmin said "Congratulations! You set a new FTP...
08-24-21, 08:04 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 436
Posted By NoWhammies

To my eye both look good to me. The rings have a...

To my eye both look good to me. The rings have a bit of wear to them, but nothing that screams replace me. Heck I think my chain rings look as worn as those.
08-24-21, 08:03 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 934
Posted By NoWhammies

Thanks for all the feedback folks. Looks like...

Thanks for all the feedback folks. Looks like I'll be purchasing a derailleur adjustment tool. Woohoo new tools!
08-24-21, 07:58 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,000
Posted By NoWhammies

I bought my first merino wool short sleeve jersey...

I bought my first merino wool short sleeve jersey this year. I wore it at the start of the summer when temperatures were cooler. Then as the summer started to heat up, I started wearing my other...
08-22-21, 09:28 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 934
Posted By NoWhammies

Park Tool Dag 2.2 - overkill for home use?

Having had my derailleur adjusted this summer, and then looking at the number of bikes we have hanging around our place, I am wondering if purchasing the Park Tool DAG 2.2 would be a worthy...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-20-21, 11:01 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 881
Posted By NoWhammies

Thanks everyone. Much appreciated.

Thanks everyone. Much appreciated.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-20-21, 06:07 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 881
Posted By NoWhammies

When Shimano 12 speed lands will it be for Dura-Ace only?

I keep hearing/reading rumours of Shimano 12 speed coming at some point in the future. I have no reason to doubt these rumours, but I am curious. When Shimano eventually does release their version...
08-20-21, 05:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 401
Posted By NoWhammies

Buy the OEM part and you'll probably save...

Buy the OEM part and you'll probably save yourself some headaches down the line when other parts of the system mysteriously start shorting out...
08-20-21, 05:54 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,213
Posted By NoWhammies

Just for fun I went to the BH website and looked...

Just for fun I went to the BH website and looked in to ordering a new G8. All of the bikes, regardless of size, are reporting as sold out. The parts shortage is across the board, hitting LBS, EOM,...
08-20-21, 05:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 226
Posted By NoWhammies

Agree with what nathand had to say. Give the...

Agree with what nathand had to say. Give the rotors a clean with some rubbing alcohol. Drop in the new pads. You're golden.
08-20-21, 05:51 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 104
Posted By NoWhammies

chips in/on outside of carbon wheels

Hi. I have some stone chips on the outside of my carbon wheels. The chips range in size from small stone sized chips to maybe the size of a nickle or a dime. I contacted the manufacturer of the...
08-20-21, 05:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 221
Posted By NoWhammies

Lots of bike options. Trek. Specialized. ...

Lots of bike options. Trek. Specialized. Argon18. The list goes on an on. Have you tired looking for a used bike? You might get more for your money. Although with pandemic prices in place at...
08-12-21, 11:26 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 150
Posted By NoWhammies

Cycling season is too short

<sigh> out for my ride this morning. What did I see littering the ground? Leaves. Yellow. Brown. Sickly orange. Boo. Can't believe summer is coming to an end and the nicer cycling weather with...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-11-21, 03:13 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 3,644
Posted By NoWhammies

I carry both but I use the pump more often than...

I carry both but I use the pump more often than not.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-10-21, 09:25 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 11,583
Posted By NoWhammies

Racing Dan Yeah, I am agreement with you. The...

Racing Dan Yeah, I am agreement with you. The tyre looked amazing for 11,000km. No cords showing. Tyre still holding air. I was impressed/surprised at the amount of mileage on the tyre. But it...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-07-21, 04:03 PM
Replies: 2,619
Views: 397,107
Posted By NoWhammies

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Forum: Road Cycling
08-07-21, 04:01 PM
Replies: 179
Views: 31,555
Posted By NoWhammies

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Forum: Road Cycling
08-07-21, 03:48 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 11,583
Posted By NoWhammies

After over 11,000km on my front tyre, I was...

After over 11,000km on my front tyre, I was inspecting the tyre and came across this:

...
08-07-21, 03:31 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 961
Posted By NoWhammies

Whelp I give up. I cannot get PC to come up with...

Whelp I give up. I cannot get PC to come up with any regularity. Since my post above, PC has not come up again. When/If it comes up during my ride I'll be happy and enjoy it. When it does not,...
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