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09-24-22, 09:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 153
Posted By Barry2

CLICK HERE...

CLICK HERE (https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=fix+flat+bicycle+tire)

Barry
09-23-22, 09:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 206
Posted By Barry2

The larger sports stores in USA offer classes...

The larger sports stores in USA offer classes like this, often for free.

Even my local bike club throws a maintenance morning once in a while.
Though these are not to maintain bike, but to...
09-23-22, 07:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 107
Posted By Barry2

Admin told me that new users have the entire PM...

Admin told me that new users have the entire PM menu disabled.
They obviously can't send til 10 posts, but they also can't read incoming.

Barry
Forum: Road Cycling
09-23-22, 07:17 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 105
Posted By Barry2

Cervelo Recalls Stem Faceplate 2022

Blatant Cross post. PLEASE post any comments in the original thread linked belowCervelo Recalls Stem Faceplate 2022...
09-23-22, 01:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 207
Posted By Barry2

At 56yrs, 6’1”, 195lbs, I went for a fit....

At 56yrs, 6’1”, 195lbs, I went for a fit. (https://www.bikeforums.net/21302226-post19.html)
I had returned to cycling after decades off the bike.
Fixed my knee pain in one visit.

It the cheapest...
09-23-22, 10:54 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 176
Posted By Barry2

The Wheel is held in the frame. The Freewheel...

The Wheel is held in the frame.
The Freewheel (or cassette) is attached to the wheel, and turns true with the wheel.
The RD (Rear Derailleur) is connected to the Frame by the Hanger (replaceable or...
09-23-22, 09:24 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 176
Posted By Barry2

Then there is the RD adjustment nobody wants to...

Then there is the RD adjustment nobody wants to check, hanger alignment.
Usually the symptoms are more pronounced, but itís worth a check.

Barry
09-23-22, 07:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 142
Posted By Barry2

Maadfw, did you click the link? The...

Maadfw,
did you click the link?
The bettershifting site is well maintained and accurate.
But donít tell Terry I said so!

Barry
09-22-22, 10:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 142
Posted By Barry2

According to this...

According to this...
09-22-22, 06:55 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 120
Posted By Barry2

Cervelo Recalls Stem Faceplate 2022

Cervelo has recalled the ST31 LT Stem faceplate on my 2022 bike due to handlebars slipping while being ridden.
It is my understanding that this applies to many of their 2022 bikes and to Stems...
09-22-22, 08:12 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 150
Posted By Barry2

Mavic Fore technology...

Mavic Fore technology (https://www.mavic.com/en-us/fore-alloy-fore-carbon), the rim bed has one hole in it for the valve…. No tape required.
I had to order my Cosmic 45 SLR from Italy, but very glad...
09-21-22, 12:58 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 503
Posted By Barry2

+1 For me it was a side effect of Pravastatin. ...

+1
For me it was a side effect of Pravastatin.
Coach diagnosed it.
Doc fixed me up.

Barry
09-21-22, 08:58 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 580
Posted By Barry2

if you start your conversation in the “Kitchen”,...

if you start your conversation in the “Kitchen”, expect the kitchen types to chme in.



Barry
Forum: BMX
09-21-22, 07:47 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 207
Posted By Barry2

None of these work?...

None of these work?...
Forum: Introductions
09-20-22, 08:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 118
Posted By Barry2

The limitations are to weed out the trolls and...

The limitations are to weed out the trolls and spammers.
Add to the limits you've found ,no PM's and no pictures until 10 posts.

Keep going, you'll get there.

Welcome

Barry
09-20-22, 10:56 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 248
Posted By Barry2

SPD-SL is the standard I'd choose (and use)...

SPD-SL is the standard I'd choose (and use) PD-R550.
Considering the price of Cleats alone, the R550 (with cleats) is a super cheap bargain pedal. I have them on my Wahoo Kickr Bike.

Barry
09-19-22, 08:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 191
Posted By Barry2

OK I give up watching you guys Here you...

OK I give up watching you guys

Here you go... you can see the Front and Rear specific parts. (https://si.shimano.com/en/ev/BR-R8070-4255)

All the best

Barry
09-19-22, 04:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 191
Posted By Barry2

captain obvious reporting for duty! Did you...

captain obvious reporting for duty!

Did you remove the clip from the rear of the screw?

Sorry, Had to ask

Barry
09-19-22, 10:55 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,086
Posted By Barry2

Phil, You are correct! Due to not nearly...

Phil,
You are correct!
Due to not nearly enough coffee I got the numbers backwards.

Yes 30 - 25 could use some help.
I myself use 34-34 or 34-36

Oops. I'll go edit the post.

Thanks
09-19-22, 10:31 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,086
Posted By Barry2

OK you peeked my interest and I noticed you...

OK you peeked my interest and I noticed you listed your bike in your profile (well done).

A Trek Pilot 1.2
The web claims 52/42/30 front, & 12-25 Cassette on the rear.

With a small 30 tooth...
09-19-22, 10:19 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,086
Posted By Barry2

BTW - Paultreks Welcome to bike forums. Have...

BTW - Paultreks Welcome to bike forums.
Have you discovered Clydesdales Athenas-200-lb-91-kg/ (https://www.bikeforums.net/clydesdales-athenas-200-lb-91-kg/)
You currently qualify (as did I) and...
09-19-22, 10:08 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 107
Posted By Barry2

New User, reading incoming PM's ?

Can a New User (< 10 posts) read incoming PM's from existing users?
I know the new user can't reply, that's OK.

Thanks

Barry
09-19-22, 10:04 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,086
Posted By Barry2

1. Anticipate the gear required for the hill, and...

1. Anticipate the gear required for the hill, and select it before beginning to climb.
It's tough to change gears with low RPM and high pressure on the pedals. It's better to be in too easy a gear....
09-19-22, 08:34 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 352
Posted By Barry2

Park it outside for 20min, it will be ! Barry

Park it outside for 20min, it will be !

Barry
09-18-22, 04:39 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 230
Posted By Barry2

I'm using E-Tube 5.1.0.8 IIRC On R8000 shifting...

I'm using E-Tube 5.1.0.8
IIRC On R8000 shifting setting per button press are 2 cogs, 3 cogs, unlimited cogs.

Barry
09-18-22, 04:29 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 230
Posted By Barry2

You can set the allowed steps/cogs to unlimited. ...

You can set the allowed steps/cogs to unlimited.

Barry
09-18-22, 04:27 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 230
Posted By Barry2

Well you got the gist of it. I meant the...

Well you got the gist of it.
I meant the sticky-out break thingies.

Barry

(Yes I did spell it Break, just to annoy the spelling police)
09-18-22, 01:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 230
Posted By Barry2

Iride01 yes Di2 is quicker. When configured to do...

Iride01 yes Di2 is quicker. When configured to do so, it’s fast and will go from one end of the cassette to the other with a single long press of the button.
plus, I get to change gear from the...
09-18-22, 10:08 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 127
Posted By Barry2

There you go !...

There you go ! (https://www.continental-tires.com/bicycle/tires/race-tires/grand-prix-5000-s-tr)

Barry
09-18-22, 02:21 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 125
Posted By Barry2

An admirable task. Have you considered...

An admirable task.

Have you considered posting to Craigslist Lost & Found ?

All the best

Barry
09-18-22, 01:50 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 230
Posted By Barry2

Bit of a thread derail, but sure, I’ll bite. ...

Bit of a thread derail, but sure, I’ll bite.

I’m a, 58yr old, for fun, diabetic, cyclist.
I’ve never been in a race, and have no plans to do so.
Despite the above, I’ve had a professional...
09-17-22, 10:34 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 230
Posted By Barry2

I've seen the Junction in the Bento Box (or...

I've seen the Junction in the Bento Box (or whatever they call it.

Why do the brake calipers or levers need to be changed at all?

Barry
09-17-22, 08:46 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 230
Posted By Barry2

Cervelo P2c 10sp to R8000 Di2 ?

Iím looking at a 2008 Cervelo P2c 10sp Ultegra and wondering if there are any obvious gotchas in switching to 11sp Ultegra Di2 ?

FD, RD, Cassette, Shifters, all got to go. But are the mounting...
09-16-22, 04:30 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 692
Posted By Barry2

Just my opinion. Smart Wheel-On Trainer...

Just my opinion.

Smart Wheel-On Trainer (light use)
Tend to wear out rear tires
More noise
Quick to load up the bike, and no gear adjustments


Smart Wheel-Off Trainer (regular use)
Rear...
09-16-22, 10:04 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 580
Posted By Barry2

Too late to build muscle maybe, but not too late...

Too late to build muscle maybe, but not too late to plan your taper!

Barry
09-16-22, 09:39 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 497
Posted By Barry2

Connecting the SM-PCE2 Di2 interface

justonwo

There are two types of E-Tube Di2 wiring
10 & 11 speed (Large plug) SD50
12 speed (Small plug) SD300

Items required

For Connection to 10 & 11 sp
SM-PCE2 interface (USB for PC)...
09-15-22, 09:13 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 580
Posted By Barry2

Despite being a ďfor funĒ cyclist, Iíve had a...

Despite being a ďfor funĒ cyclist, Iíve had a coach for a couple years and seen great gains.
highly recommended.

Barry
09-15-22, 04:13 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 497
Posted By Barry2

FG letís you use the latest and greatest Pro...

FG letís you use the latest and greatest Pro software.

Barry
09-15-22, 03:14 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 497
Posted By Barry2

The fancier gizmo (FG) is currently one size fits...

The fancier gizmo (FG) is currently one size fits all.
10,11, & 12 speeds.
However you do need to cobble together the connectors for the 12sp.

One thing to note, you no longer connect to the...
09-15-22, 02:52 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 497
Posted By Barry2

Remember..... Everybody needs a buddy with...

Remember.....

Everybody needs a buddy with the "fancier gizmo"!!

And the buddy with the "fancier gizmo" needs a six-pack of IPA !

:)
Barry
09-14-22, 07:00 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 843
Posted By Barry2

fify

fify
09-14-22, 06:46 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 2,145
Posted By Barry2

Go to your favorite sub forum, let’s assume >...

Go to your favorite sub forum, let’s assume > General Cycling Discussion
You will see a “New Thread” button at the top of the page above all the Threads.
You will also see a New Thread button below...
09-13-22, 09:16 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 2,145
Posted By Barry2

I set the DISPLAY OPTONS (under the thread...

I set the DISPLAY OPTONS (under the thread listing) to show stuff in Thread Start Time order.

As a new Thread comes up, I either subscribe or move on. That Thread just drops to the bottom never to...
09-13-22, 12:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 199
Posted By Barry2

"rough value" is all you get. Pandemic forced...

"rough value" is all you get.
Pandemic forced up pricing and here in the SF Bay Area prices are also generally higher.

I've no idea how prices are in your area.

There is no sure fire way for...
09-13-22, 11:50 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 199
Posted By Barry2

Welcome to Bike Forums. This will give you a...

Welcome to Bike Forums.

This will give you a rough idea.

​​bicyclebluebook.com (https://www.bicyclebluebook.com/)

Barry

BE VERY SURE to inspect ALL the carbon....
Buying used Carbon can...
09-13-22, 08:24 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 301
Posted By Barry2

Some cartridge bearing bottom brackets permit...

Some cartridge bearing bottom brackets permit bearing removal/replacement.
Better ones are designed for that very level of serviceability.
Others donít have enough space inside to get a puller in...
09-13-22, 07:13 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 497
Posted By Barry2

John, your buddy PM’ed me. You are a bit too...

John,
your buddy PM’ed me. You are a bit too far away!
The charger PC interface can’t always recover a bricked Di2 system.

You might have to find a store or friendly local with a SM-PCE02...
09-13-22, 07:03 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 497
Posted By Barry2

Last time I saw this, it was a d-fly causing the...

Last time I saw this, it was a d-fly causing the issue.
i re-flashed all the components with current firmware and it was fixed.
I donít believe you can do that with the charger.
are you East...
09-12-22, 07:23 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 497
Posted By Barry2

Unlike 12sp Di2, R8100 still functions when on...

Unlike 12sp Di2, R8100 still functions when on charge.

1. Place Di2 in charge using a USB brick that can supply more than 1A (iPhone brick won't work)
2. Do you see a red light on the SM-BCR2...
09-12-22, 05:26 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 497
Posted By Barry2

Do both Brifters fail to shift? Barry

Do both Brifters fail to shift?

Barry
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