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Forum: Road Cycling
07-22-21, 07:09 AM
Replies: 2,708
Views: 459,243
Posted By bampilot06

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Charles City, Va
Forum: Road Cycling
07-22-21, 05:19 AM
Replies: 2,423
Views: 25,743
Posted By bampilot06

New bottom bracket arrived! :bday: Im at...

New bottom bracket arrived! :bday:

Im at work for two more days. :notamused:


New furniture arrived!:bday:

Arrived broken, wrong color, and way bigger than described. :notamused:
Forum: Road Cycling
07-20-21, 06:30 AM
Replies: 2,423
Views: 25,743
Posted By bampilot06

I donít think I would own a cat anymore.

I donít think I would own a cat anymore.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-20-21, 05:44 AM
Replies: 2,423
Views: 25,743
Posted By bampilot06

regular alarm went off at 3:00 am. I didnít have...

regular alarm went off at 3:00 am. I didnít have a choice.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-19-21, 11:34 AM
Replies: 2,423
Views: 25,743
Posted By bampilot06

Also sram chains are multi directional so if you...

Also sram chains are multi directional so if you are simple minded like me, it helps.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-19-21, 11:27 AM
Replies: 2,423
Views: 25,743
Posted By bampilot06

Thats what I am running now. I didnít like how...

Thats what I am running now. I didnít like how much noise it made compared to shimano, but itís worked fine. Iíll prolly get another one because finding shimano with a quick link has gotten...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-19-21, 10:05 AM
Replies: 2,423
Views: 25,743
Posted By bampilot06

If you are volunteering yours I will pm you my...

If you are volunteering yours I will pm you my address. Thanks!


Everytime I start putting money aside for a PM something like this happens. So, itís still gunna be some time before I get one...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-19-21, 08:44 AM
Replies: 2,423
Views: 25,743
Posted By bampilot06

Im surprised the whole bike didnít asplode!

Im surprised the whole bike didnít asplode!
Forum: Road Cycling
07-19-21, 08:43 AM
Replies: 2,423
Views: 25,743
Posted By bampilot06

talking bearings.

talking bearings.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-18-21, 07:58 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 934
Posted By bampilot06

Seems like more times than not I look left and...

Seems like more times than not I look left and right no car, I yell clear start going and then appears for who ever behind me to deal with.

Roads are not straight in VA.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-18-21, 07:27 PM
Replies: 2,423
Views: 25,743
Posted By bampilot06

Thanks for the help bah humbug, and Mo. Ended up...

Thanks for the help bah humbug, and Mo. Ended up ordering the one mo posted from CC.com. Should arrive in a couple of days.


Sweat problems, mine have multiplied since I started wearing...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-18-21, 04:58 PM
Replies: 2,423
Views: 25,743
Posted By bampilot06

BBinfinite would be nice but wife said no to the...

BBinfinite would be nice but wife said no to the 230 dollars.


https://www.excelsports.com/wheels-manufacturing-bbright-direct-fit-bottom-bracket

This looks correct, Donít know why this one...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-18-21, 04:37 PM
Replies: 2,423
Views: 25,743
Posted By bampilot06

So this is where I am confused. If you look my...

So this is where I am confused. If you look my bike up it comes with a BBright connect 24x90.

24 is the size spindle correct?

so what does the 90 mean.

On competive cyclist I have found...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-18-21, 03:09 PM
Replies: 2,423
Views: 25,743
Posted By bampilot06

they didnít have one in stock. If I canít find...

they didnít have one in stock. If I canít find one Iíll have to get them to order it.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-18-21, 02:45 PM
Replies: 2,423
Views: 25,743
Posted By bampilot06

Took my disassembled cervelo c2 to my LBS to have...

Took my disassembled cervelo c2 to my LBS to have him give a quick look at my bottom bracket since they didnít feel the same on each side. He said the drive side was shot, it was dry and that is why...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-17-21, 07:19 PM
Replies: 2,423
Views: 25,743
Posted By bampilot06

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This side feels silky smooth.

...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-17-21, 06:49 PM
Replies: 2,423
Views: 25,743
Posted By bampilot06

Got the bolt out. I think big john said it would...

Got the bolt out. I think big john said it would twist with my fingers and he was right.

The pinch bolts on the crank didnít feel all that tight. On the arm it states they should be at 12nm-14nm....
Forum: Road Cycling
07-17-21, 04:42 PM
Replies: 2,423
Views: 25,743
Posted By bampilot06

Just got done cutting two yards. Iím beat. ...

Just got done cutting two yards. Iím beat. Highest I saw was 96 but the humidity was killer.

According to fitbit I have 28,300 steps and the night is still young.

LBS had the BB-16 tool not...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-17-21, 08:19 AM
Replies: 2,423
Views: 25,743
Posted By bampilot06

I saw that, did a search of inventory of the two...

I saw that, did a search of inventory of the two LBS, no such luck. Prefer to get the correct tool but do all else fails will just do it big johnís way.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-17-21, 07:56 AM
Replies: 2,423
Views: 25,743
Posted By bampilot06

I had planned on a metric but the humidity and...

I had planned on a metric but the humidity and heat zapped me.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-17-21, 07:49 AM
Replies: 2,423
Views: 25,743
Posted By bampilot06

today was so nasty and I can some it up with a...

today was so nasty and I can some it up with a quick experience.

Stopped to check a street sign. In the 2 seconds I stopped, a bead of sweat dripped from my head down my neck, down my spine,...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-17-21, 07:46 AM
Replies: 2,423
Views: 25,743
Posted By bampilot06

thatís beautiful. congrats!

thatís beautiful. congrats!
Forum: Road Cycling
07-17-21, 07:45 AM
Replies: 2,423
Views: 25,743
Posted By bampilot06

thanks, iím hoping my lbs has it.

thanks, iím hoping my lbs has it.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-17-21, 05:18 AM
Replies: 2,423
Views: 25,743
Posted By bampilot06

It is gross out. I was drenched in sweat just...

It is gross out. I was drenched in sweat just trying to get my Ritchey off the rack.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-17-21, 03:33 AM
Replies: 2,423
Views: 25,743
Posted By bampilot06

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this thing, but I donít think this is correct...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-16-21, 08:29 PM
Replies: 2,423
Views: 25,743
Posted By bampilot06

a pair of really old spd sl and pair of...

a pair of really old spd sl

and pair of brand new spd sl.

Just put the brand new pair on, didnít change anything.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-16-21, 08:16 PM
Replies: 2,423
Views: 25,743
Posted By bampilot06

The moment park tool informs you, you need a...

The moment park tool informs you, you need a special tool to take you crank arm off. You donít have the special tool, and said special tool cost 15.00. SMH.

Looks like trek has the tool in stock...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-16-21, 07:24 PM
Replies: 2,423
Views: 25,743
Posted By bampilot06

did everything but pull the cranks. Noise is...

did everything but pull the cranks. Noise is still there.

Def. Louder when the right foot is pushing down, and the more force the louder it is.

Will investigate further tomorrow.

New stem...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-16-21, 06:51 PM
Replies: 2,423
Views: 25,743
Posted By bampilot06

sorry, I hate it when it does that.

sorry, I hate it when it does that.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-16-21, 06:13 PM
Replies: 2,423
Views: 25,743
Posted By bampilot06

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Its an optical illusionÖ..
Forum: Road Cycling
07-16-21, 05:11 PM
Replies: 2,423
Views: 25,743
Posted By bampilot06

I prolly will not want to do it myself. ...

I prolly will not want to do it myself.


Do I put grease on both top and bottom? Should I clean the bearings before adding grease? Silly questions, but have yet to mess with it.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-16-21, 04:39 PM
Replies: 2,423
Views: 25,743
Posted By bampilot06

Removed the last spacer and torqued it down. In...

Removed the last spacer and torqued it down. In the 5 mins it took me to do this I got drenched in sweat so I will test ride it later.

As of now there is no play. If play develops after the...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-16-21, 03:08 PM
Replies: 2,423
Views: 25,743
Posted By bampilot06

what should the chain rings be torqued too. So...

what should the chain rings be torqued too. So far pedals are not the issue. Went to fighting the head set and remembered I wanted to remove the last spacer. Was in the process of that when I got...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-16-21, 10:23 AM
Replies: 2,423
Views: 25,743
Posted By bampilot06

its shimano. Thanks

its shimano. Thanks
Forum: Road Cycling
07-16-21, 10:08 AM
Replies: 2,423
Views: 25,743
Posted By bampilot06

Other than loosing the pinch bolts and then the...

Other than loosing the pinch bolts and then the centerbolt, anything else I should be aware of. Iíve never done this on a road bike before.
BMX involved a lot of hammers and other non conventional...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-16-21, 10:05 AM
Replies: 2,423
Views: 25,743
Posted By bampilot06

was that frowned upon?

was that frowned upon?
Forum: Road Cycling
07-16-21, 09:47 AM
Replies: 2,423
Views: 25,743
Posted By bampilot06

raleigh is nice.

raleigh is nice.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-16-21, 09:12 AM
Replies: 2,423
Views: 25,743
Posted By bampilot06

That is not the correct answer. Then I would...

That is not the correct answer.

Then I would only be down to one bike, which is absurd, and when I got another bike I would only be at 2 bikes.


Creaky BB is a problem with the BB not the...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-16-21, 08:21 AM
Replies: 2,423
Views: 25,743
Posted By bampilot06

itís almost like the other states donít want you?

itís almost like the other states donít want you?
Forum: Road Cycling
07-16-21, 08:21 AM
Replies: 2,423
Views: 25,743
Posted By bampilot06

thanks, I hope itís something silly.

thanks, I hope itís something silly.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-16-21, 07:59 AM
Replies: 2,423
Views: 25,743
Posted By bampilot06

Need some advice. The clicking noise that I...

Need some advice.

The clicking noise that I experienced with the C2 on hills (low cadence high torque) has developed into a constant knocking noise at all times. Reminds me of an engine with a...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-15-21, 01:32 PM
Replies: 2,423
Views: 25,743
Posted By bampilot06

but what came first?

but what came first?
Forum: Road Cycling
07-15-21, 01:20 PM
Replies: 2,423
Views: 25,743
Posted By bampilot06

historically, they tend to only happen once.

historically, they tend to only happen once.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-15-21, 12:04 PM
Replies: 1,631
Views: 229,130
Posted By bampilot06

which wilier is that?

which wilier is that?
Forum: Road Cycling
07-15-21, 11:45 AM
Replies: 1,631
Views: 229,130
Posted By bampilot06

thatís nice, really really nice.

thatís nice, really really nice.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-15-21, 11:44 AM
Replies: 2,423
Views: 25,743
Posted By bampilot06

basically. Iíll have to get a crash pad and...

basically. Iíll have to get a crash pad and essentially live there on my work days and then come back home on my days off. I also pray I have more than 2 days off in between or itís going to really...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-15-21, 10:48 AM
Replies: 2,423
Views: 25,743
Posted By bampilot06

LAX. I pray itís only for a couple of months.

LAX. I pray itís only for a couple of months.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-15-21, 10:35 AM
Replies: 2,423
Views: 25,743
Posted By bampilot06

Good chance Iíll be based in LA come November. ...

Good chance Iíll be based in LA come November. Not looking forward to that commute to work.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-15-21, 10:02 AM
Replies: 2,423
Views: 25,743
Posted By bampilot06

I can never find one for sale. I have not...

I can never find one for sale. I have not searched recently though.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-15-21, 09:43 AM
Replies: 2,423
Views: 25,743
Posted By bampilot06

karoo has the hammerhead correct?

karoo has the hammerhead correct?
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