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  1. HBkites replied to the thread Ergon Grip Recommendation.

    Try rotating your bar (on your stem). you might find that a minute adjustment reduces the angle and stress on your wrist. Another fix...

    Apr 19, 2019 at 9:08 AM
  2. HBkites liked Mikie's post in the thread Ergon Grip Recommendation.

    I like my 800mm wide bars but there are some consequences that come with them. My right wrist has been beginning to hurt from the acute...

    Apr 19, 2019 at 9:03 AM
  3. HBkites replied to the thread Just what everyone needs- 1x13.

    Or just go with a smaller chainring and consequently reduce the amount of time you ride on the 37T.

    Apr 19, 2019 at 9:01 AM
  4. HBkites liked rossage's post in the thread Just what everyone needs- 1x13.

    Totally agree. My chain sits in the middle of the cog and works up from there. Rarely getting down to the 11....

    Apr 19, 2019 at 9:00 AM
  5. HBkites replied to the thread Just what everyone needs- 1x13.

    You can "fixed" that by changing the front chainring. For Koko I'm thinking of switching for a 34 to 30, and that would change the gears...

    Apr 19, 2019 at 9:00 AM
  6. HBkites liked mtnbikej's post in the thread Just what everyone needs- 1x13.

    I'd like to see a better distribution of gears....the first 7 gears are tightly grouped....then you start making the big jumps. Sorry,...

    Apr 19, 2019 at 8:58 AM
  7. HBkites replied to the thread Ergon Grip Recommendation.

    before cutting try to test of a 760 bar. You might find 760 perfect, or you might realize the 800 is the best for you. Once you cut it...

    Apr 19, 2019 at 8:54 AM
  8. HBkites liked Luis's post in the thread Ergon Grip Recommendation.

    Oh and maybe cut the bars down to 780 @Mikie

    Apr 19, 2019 at 8:51 AM
  9. HBkites liked UPSed's post in the thread Earn 3 miles/$ on Alaska or Southwest - Competitive Cyclist.

    They do but I'm lazy and it's easier to just click click click and wait for the package to arrive. Unfortunately for some reason it...

    Apr 18, 2019 at 1:42 PM
  10. HBkites liked scottay's post in the thread Earn 3 miles/$ on Alaska or Southwest - Competitive Cyclist.

    . My version. :) .

    Apr 18, 2019 at 1:42 PM
  11. HBkites liked schillingsworth's post in the thread Arizona Trail Race.

    The Grand Depart for the AZTR kicks off tomorrow (7a for those doing the 750 miler & 8a for the 300). This is a self-supported...

    Apr 18, 2019 at 10:39 AM
  12. HBkites replied to the thread Earn 3 miles/$ on Alaska or Southwest - Competitive Cyclist.

    Does Worldwide Cyclery have a real walk-in store? They are around the corner form Simi, right?

    Apr 18, 2019 at 10:29 AM
  13. HBkites liked UPSed's post in the thread Earn 3 miles/$ on Alaska or Southwest - Competitive Cyclist.

    They ended up canceling my order with no explanation. I guess my money is not good with them. Jenson USA is my go to and if they don't...

    Apr 18, 2019 at 10:28 AM
  14. HBkites liked doublewide's post in the thread Tell Me What Brake Pads to Get.

    Poor guy comes in here looking for brake pad recommendations and y'all are pushing bigger rotors on him when we all know he needs a new...

    Apr 18, 2019 at 10:20 AM
  15. HBkites liked mike's post in the thread Tell Me What Brake Pads to Get.

    +1 Just a 180 on front will even make a marked difference.

    Apr 18, 2019 at 10:20 AM