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Posted in thread: Upgrade Question on 01-30-2014 at 03:14 AM
...I, for one, would love to see the full statistical data that shows this percentage and know
the controls that they utilized to obtain the results...a graph that is going on 5 years old
Posted in thread: Upgrade Question on 01-25-2014 at 04:08 PM
For free test criteria info, "The Bottom Brackets were tested with pure radial loading, plus
lateral loading, to closely simulate real-world applications." Much info on other test
protocols and equi...
Posted in thread: Upgrade Question on 01-25-2014 at 03:13 AM
...Here is a short video comparing a Hawk Racing BB to a SRAM BB...As impressive as that video
is, the Hawk bottom bracket after hundreds of miles of use will allow the crank to spin even
Posted in thread: Your Most Recent Purchase (Pic required) on 01-24-2014 at 03:28 AM
CG-R seat post, weight loss continues.
Posted in thread: Your Most Recent Purchase (Pic required) on 01-22-2014 at 01:38 AM
TRP cable-actuated hydraulic caliper for disc
Posted in thread: Carbon Drop Bars Question. on 01-21-2014 at 05:26 AM
Not all carbon handlebars are built the same, my carbon bar has flexibility designed in and is
very comfortable at 46cm wide, the carbon bar on my GF's bike is a bit more stiff at 40cm, but
Posted in thread: Disc Brake Squeal on 01-19-2014 at 05:05 AM
When deglaze doesn't quell the noise, and precisely centering the caliper isn't the fix, I have
good success with SwissStop green pads. I like the pad compound's performance independent of
its quiet n...
Posted in thread: Your Most Recent Purchase (Pic required) on 01-05-2014 at 03:22 PM
Syntace CDR Carbon handlebar (right). Replaced former CDR 2014 alloy handlebar (left), 90gr
lighter, and adds a degree of shock & vibration absorption. Combined with a lighter new stem
drops 120gr in ...
Posted in thread: Wheelset on 12-24-2013 at 05:21 AM
When the line goes higher on the Y axis from a point on the X axis, it means gain/increase.
Light bike rims and spokes require less effort to spin-up than heavy rims and spokes.
Posted in thread: Wheelset on 12-24-2013 at 01:42 AM
...weight 225...What would be a good set of everyday wheels?...One of many options Decent
inexpensive Chinese carbon wheels are possible, just requires a bit of due diligence in