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09-24-21, 04:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 325
Posted By sean.hwy

Confirmed on two of the Liv bikes yes. Two...

Confirmed on two of the Liv bikes yes. Two friends replaced their tires on the factory rims and there was sealant inside. My giant and gf liv we have not changed the tires yet.
09-24-21, 01:19 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 325
Posted By sean.hwy

Not so sure about that. My Giant gravel bike...

Not so sure about that.

My Giant gravel bike came tubeless as did my gf & friends Liv gravel bike. All came tubeless from the factory. All 4 four bikes purchases this year if that makes a...
09-23-21, 02:45 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 2,608
Posted By sean.hwy

Yes if it only for a few minutes. Never if I am...

Yes if it only for a few minutes. Never if I am going to be using that gear ratio for a while ( 10+ minutes ).
09-22-21, 09:00 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 397
Posted By sean.hwy

garmin 1030 plus with Garmin Varia RTL515...

garmin 1030 plus with Garmin Varia RTL515 Rearview Radar Taillight


It's a great combination together.
09-22-21, 03:09 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 646
Posted By sean.hwy

I find gloves help with vibration on the road or...

I find gloves help with vibration on the road or if you crash for protection. They wont' help you if you are dumping your weight into your hands and wrist. For that you just need to use your core...
09-22-21, 03:06 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 632
Posted By sean.hwy

TRX, planks, yoga, Pilates, core strength.

TRX, planks, yoga, Pilates, core strength.
09-21-21, 09:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 124
Posted By sean.hwy

here is the thread I was talking aboutGarmin...

here is the thread I was talking aboutGarmin Varia RTL510 and saddlebagshttps://www.bikeforums.net/electronics-lighting-gadgets/1152195-garmin-varia-rtl510-saddlebags-3.html3D Printed Accessories /...
09-21-21, 08:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 124
Posted By sean.hwy

There's a thread on here where someone has made...

There's a thread on here where someone has made every imaginable type mount for garmin/gopro/wahoo from 3d printer and then sourced it to one of those companies that does it for you. If I can find...
09-21-21, 08:20 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 680
Posted By sean.hwy

Another happy customer with 2 inch Kuat Racks...

Another happy customer with 2 inch Kuat Racks Sherpa 2.0. The bike rack is my favorite upgrade. I think nothing of taking my bike out of town. Before there was always a thought was it worth it to...
09-19-21, 02:24 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 556
Posted By sean.hwy

Do you replace the master link each time or reuse...

Do you replace the master link each time or reuse it 2 or 3 times before replacing it? Seems like all the master links I have seen for sale say one time use only.
Forum: Road Cycling
09-10-21, 12:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 561
Posted By sean.hwy

That's a good climb and elevation for me. I would...

That's a good climb and elevation for me. I would need/want the 1 to 1 gears. I have found the lower to gears to not be any faster but a lot more enjoyable going up the hill. In my case my knees hurt...
09-09-21, 09:31 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 804
Posted By sean.hwy

here's a list of recommend gravel bikes ...

here's a list of recommend gravel bikes

https://www.bikeradar.com/advice/buyers-guides/best-gravel-bikes

One of the first ones they list has the Shimano GRX RD-RX810...
09-09-21, 09:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 804
Posted By sean.hwy

There's nothing special about the Giant's. Just...

There's nothing special about the Giant's. Just find any gravel bike you like with a rear derailleur Shimano GRX RX-810.

I am in the 50+ club myself with two bad knees from a motorcycle accident....
09-09-21, 01:05 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 804
Posted By sean.hwy

https://velonut.com/blog/shimano-grx-2x-drivetrain...

https://velonut.com/blog/shimano-grx-2x-drivetrain-with-11-40t-cassette
09-09-21, 12:52 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 804
Posted By sean.hwy

Some people say an 11-42t fits. I don't know how...

Some people say an 11-42t fits. I don't know how though I put an 11-40t on my and b screw was backed all the way out.

An 11-40t 100% fits. I have it on my bike. BUT it does not shift the same as...
09-08-21, 06:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 804
Posted By sean.hwy

My Giant revolt adv 2 comes with Crankset...

My Giant revolt adv 2 comes with

Crankset Praxis Albe 2D, 32/48
Rear Derailleur Shimano GRX RX-810
Cassette Shimano 105, 11-speed, 11x34


Since it has a GRX RX-810 I was able to install a...
08-31-21, 12:14 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 407
Posted By sean.hwy

The link provide above looks safe ...

The link provide above looks safe
https://www.speeco.tech/abb-aero-break-away-handlebars/

Your hands are wide and right next to the brakes. It would take no time at all to pop up from your elbows...
08-30-21, 09:28 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 3,088
Posted By sean.hwy

X-Alp Flow Pop...

X-Alp Flow Pop (https://www.pearlizumi.com/US/en/shop/men/cycling-shoes/mountain/x-alp_flow_pop/p/15192103)
08-27-21, 03:51 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,766
Posted By sean.hwy

Sirrus X 5.0...

Sirrus X 5.0...
08-26-21, 09:41 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,212
Posted By sean.hwy

To see or be seen ? I have the little usb red...

To see or be seen ? I have the little usb red lights for the back to be seen. Very light and i don't even know it's on my helmet. For a light to be bright enough to see ( used two 18650 batteries )...
08-26-21, 09:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 556
Posted By sean.hwy

I had these power pedals and there are great ...

I had these power pedals and there are great

https://cycling.favero.com/
08-26-21, 09:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 669
Posted By sean.hwy

My Garmin Varia RTL515 Rearview Radar Taillight...

My
Garmin Varia RTL515 Rearview Radar Taillight (https://www.rei.com/product/182344/garmin-varia-rtl515-rearview-radar-taillight)

syncs great with my garmin 1030 plus. What's cool is everyone in...
08-26-21, 09:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 535
Posted By sean.hwy

My knees jacked up from motorcycle accident and...

My knees jacked up from motorcycle accident and my toes point out while I walk. So while riding a bike I am already doing something not natural/comfortable to me by pointing them straight.

I am...
08-26-21, 11:40 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 535
Posted By sean.hwy

thx for the update. that's a bummer. I was...

thx for the update.

that's a bummer. I was looking forward to it. All clipless pedals hurt my knees if riding for over an hour at high load but speed play was by far the easiest on my knees while...
08-26-21, 12:53 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,950
Posted By sean.hwy

I always pedal down hill up to about 25 mph. If...

I always pedal down hill up to about 25 mph. If the hill is so steep than I can coast faster than 25mph without pedaling I just coast then.
Forum: Introductions
08-26-21, 12:37 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 272
Posted By sean.hwy

Brakes are good thing :-) Welcome to the...

Brakes are good thing :-)

Welcome to the board.
Forum: Introductions
08-26-21, 12:35 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 351
Posted By sean.hwy

I got into biking also because I messed my both...

I got into biking also because I messed my both knees in motorcycle accident. I can hike up hill fast. Hike down hill slow and still no running :/

I am down in SJ. Welcome to the board.
08-25-21, 01:23 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,167
Posted By sean.hwy

The persons license should be suspended at the...

The persons license should be suspended at the very least if not some jail time like drunk drivers get. That's one lucky guy.
08-25-21, 01:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 359
Posted By sean.hwy

I have giant Revolt Advanced 2 with Rear...

I have giant Revolt Advanced 2 with Rear Derailleur Shimano GRX RX-810 with 2x up front.
https://www.giant-bicycles.com/us/revolt-advanced-2


I installed 11-40 Shimano Deore XT M8000 11-speed...
Forum: Introductions
08-25-21, 01:25 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 416
Posted By sean.hwy

hello from norcal

hello from norcal
08-24-21, 12:27 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,496
Posted By sean.hwy

Glassdoor must be flawed. It shows auto mechanic...

Glassdoor must be flawed. It shows auto mechanic the same as a bike mechanic. The tools and skills is 10x more for the same pay.

...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-22-21, 12:46 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,143
Posted By sean.hwy

seriously ? ha-ha I let the air both times. ...

seriously ? ha-ha

I let the air both times.


The new pump with the gauge can hit 80 psi. My old pump is good to about 50. I tested both pumps several times. Each time I let the air all the way...
08-20-21, 09:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 432
Posted By sean.hwy

I have a Garmin 1030 plus. I will check out RGT. ...

I have a Garmin 1030 plus. I will check out RGT.

Thanks.
08-20-21, 06:46 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,496
Posted By sean.hwy

At least per hour. Seems like bike fitters make...

At least per hour. Seems like bike fitters make over $100 an hour if not more vs bike mechanic I guess $15 to $20 an hour.
08-20-21, 04:05 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,496
Posted By sean.hwy

If you ever found out please share.

If you ever found out please share.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-19-21, 06:46 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,143
Posted By sean.hwy

just 25 gp 5000. it's just an easy round number...

just 25 gp 5000. it's just an easy round number to hit and I don't like pinch flats. I grew up on bmx bikes, seems like flats where rare way back when. First time riding a road bike was last year....
Forum: Road Cycling
08-19-21, 06:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 540
Posted By sean.hwy

If you don't plan to race or have any interest in...

If you don't plan to race or have any interest in 25+ mph then I would suggest a gravel bike with two wheel sets instead. The gravel bike comes with lower gears 46/32 front 11-32 rear and grx rear...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-19-21, 06:10 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,143
Posted By sean.hwy

I think I might return this one and see if I can...

I think I might return this one and see if I can get another one that I could hit 100psi easily. I know 80 psi is more than enough to get me home on 30 mile ride but I tend to do 70+ mile rides on...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-19-21, 06:06 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,143
Posted By sean.hwy

I got the new pump to almost 80psi. I am 145lbs...

I got the new pump to almost 80psi. I am 145lbs and 55. So I am sure others could easily hit 90 or 100psi with this pump.

my original pump
LEZYNE Sport Drive HV Bicycle Hand Pump, High Volume...
08-19-21, 04:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 432
Posted By sean.hwy

thanks. I am watching some videos on it now....

thanks. I am watching some videos on it now. looks good. will have to try it this weekend.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u6qu9d7AALo
08-19-21, 03:24 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,436
Posted By sean.hwy

My saris H3 it's very close to real life when...

My saris H3 it's very close to real life when going up hill not drafting anyone etc.... say 10% grade over 5 miles = x mount of time etc... steep grade is mostly power to ratio. flats & down hill...
08-19-21, 01:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 432
Posted By sean.hwy

any free smart trainer app?

I purchased an H3 ( used with zwift ) last year during the winter and used it often. Between sunset at 6/7 pm, rain and all the bad air we had from fires. When the air cleared, it stopped raining...
08-19-21, 11:53 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 548
Posted By sean.hwy

Strava works great for that. Use your desktop...

Strava works great for that. Use your desktop computer to plan your route. Strava has heat maps that shows you the popular routes cyclist use.
Forum: Road Cycling
08-18-21, 03:38 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,143
Posted By sean.hwy

have full size pump in the rav4 ( car just for...

have full size pump in the rav4 ( car just for bikes ) at all times and one in the garage. I pump up before every ride. Got my first pinch flat after like only a week or two of my then new road bike....
Forum: Road Cycling
08-18-21, 03:35 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,143
Posted By sean.hwy

TBH I am not really sure how many are my flats vs...

TBH I am not really sure how many are my flats vs flats I fixed. I ride with a lot of noobs new to biking that are not good at fixing flats. While I am noob to road biking as of last year I am used...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-17-21, 11:39 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,951
Posted By sean.hwy

Everyone I know has about 20lb road bike with...

Everyone I know has about 20lb road bike with pedals on them etc.. and that's carbon frame wheels. I think the 15lbs you read about probably cost over 10k.

If your hills are over 10% and several...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-17-21, 11:27 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,143
Posted By sean.hwy

pump for 100 psi for Bruce Banner

I own LEZYNE HV Bicycle Hand Pump, High Volume 90 PSI. Over the last year I have changed many flats on the side of the road with it. The other day I tested it at home. I was curious how much psi I...
08-09-21, 01:42 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 864
Posted By sean.hwy

One house bakery in Bencia make the best...

One house bakery in Bencia make the best sandwiches


yelp link (https://www.yelp.com/biz/one-house-bakery-benicia?osq=one+house+bakery)
07-17-21, 12:35 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 702
Posted By sean.hwy

I had wireless phone charger for my iphone 8. ...

I had wireless phone charger for my iphone 8.
It did not work with this knock off version of quad lock
https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B08KZR8245/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_search_asin_title?ie=UTF8&psc=1
...
07-16-21, 11:44 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,414
Posted By sean.hwy

I have a garmen 1030 plus and love it. I also use...

I have a garmen 1030 plus and love it. I also use my phone mount sometimes. The garmen is great for pre planned routes, integrated maps with all the bike functions. I can
flip through screen while...
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