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by turneround
Thu Feb 15, 2018 16:13 pm
Forum: Sportives/Audaxes/Training rides
Topic: Etape Loch Ness 2018
Replies: 9
Views: 833

Re: Etape Loch Ness 2018

i live 11miles from inverness. If you're stuck for accommodation, rather than booking something in inverness, look a wee bit further afield (dingwall / beauly / nairn), only a short drive to inverness. done it that last 3 years, doing paris - roubaix this yr so skipping loch ness. Saw massive pile u...
by turneround
Thu Oct 29, 2015 10:57 am
Forum: Road Buying Advice
Topic: anyone used 3T Accelero 40 LTD wheels (full carbon ones)
Replies: 4
Views: 1248

anyone used 3T Accelero 40 LTD wheels (full carbon ones)

looking at getting these wheels and was wondering if anyone out there has used them and if so how are they finding them??... these are the full carob ones not the alu / carbon mix ones
by turneround
Sun Dec 14, 2014 10:03 am
Forum: Your Road Bikes
Topic: My moots CR custom -pic update
Replies: 22
Views: 2511

Re: My moots CR custom -pic update

bloody italians!!
by turneround
Sat Dec 13, 2014 16:23 pm
Forum: Your Road Bikes
Topic: My moots CR custom -pic update
Replies: 22
Views: 2511

Re: My moots CR custom -pic update

black hood.. check

black tyres - not until present ones wear oot ;)

full bike pic tomorrow :)
by turneround
Sat Dec 13, 2014 15:10 pm
Forum: Your Road Bikes
Topic: My moots CR custom -pic update
Replies: 22
Views: 2511

Re: My moots CR custom -pic update

some more pics for you.. https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7528/15985897226_4029be92fc_n.jpg https://farm9.staticflickr.com/8608/16009729071_fb96d3fdff_n.jpg https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7505/16009728251_7837d6aa58_n.jpg https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7530/15389411204_ee7c6a198d_n.jpg https://farm8.s...
by turneround
Thu Nov 20, 2014 17:00 pm
Forum: Your Road Bikes
Topic: My moots CR custom -pic update
Replies: 22
Views: 2511

Re: My moots CR custom

cheers, the seatpin was an unknown as id always had a carbon pin but it all adds to the ride as does the stem, i thought they would be somewhat harsh but no, i was surprised. carbon - im sure there is a shop in china somewhere that will do you one :) cost, my wife sometimes reads this forum so i bet...
by turneround
Tue Nov 18, 2014 21:43 pm
Forum: Your Road Bikes
Topic: My moots CR custom -pic update
Replies: 22
Views: 2511

Re: My moots CR custom

Not sure, will check this weekend
by turneround
Tue Nov 18, 2014 09:10 am
Forum: Your Road Bikes
Topic: My moots CR custom -pic update
Replies: 22
Views: 2511

Re: My moots CR custom

Yep, may go back to black on the hoods and tyres, they were left over from the last build.
by turneround
Mon Nov 17, 2014 14:38 pm
Forum: Your Road Bikes
Topic: My moots CR custom -pic update
Replies: 22
Views: 2511

Re: My moots CR custom

cheers for the kind words. not to sound like a employee of the moots marketing board but i must admit, I've never ridden a bike like it. I've had 2 ti bikes (1 litespeed, 1 merlin) in the past both of which have been nice but i didn't get that 'magical ride' from them that folk talk about. Out on th...
by turneround
Sun Nov 16, 2014 10:00 am
Forum: Your Road Bikes
Topic: My moots CR custom -pic update
Replies: 22
Views: 2511

My moots CR custom -pic update

https://farm9.staticflickr.com/8672/15615955290_0caf0a234d_k.jpg https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7476/15583235128_9d6a2d7566_k.jpg well she took long enough to get to me (3 months wait!!) but it was worth it. The custom geometry is spot on and im overawed by the ride quality of the frame. I opted fo...
by turneround
Sun Nov 16, 2014 08:18 am
Forum: Your Road Bikes
Topic: Look 585 Origin
Replies: 5
Views: 2069

Re: Look 585 Origin

She's a beaut... :wink:
by turneround
Mon Sep 30, 2013 14:12 pm
Forum: Tour & Expedition
Topic: end to end unsupported
Replies: 2
Views: 559

end to end unsupported

planning on taking some time off to do the end to end next year, planning on doing it unsupported with me bob trailer in tow. Can anyone offer advice on best route, i'll have 14 days so not planning on braking any records.

cheers

simon
by turneround
Mon Aug 13, 2012 16:07 pm
Forum: Your Road Bikes
Topic: Look 585
Replies: 8
Views: 2867

Re: Look 585

just come back from a month in the alps - alpe d'huez (57min 16sec), croix der fer (1hr 37mins) galibier (not telling you, it was supa hot) etc etc. bike helped me get my out of shape ar$e up them hills (knee injury has knocked proper riding on the head for a yr now :(). climbed superb, took me up t...
by turneround
Sat Jun 16, 2012 09:07 am
Forum: Your Road Bikes
Topic: Look 585
Replies: 8
Views: 2867

Re: Look 585

Cheers, glad you like her, if you're ever in the highlands drop me an email and you have a wee look and yep,SLX3 - :) spinergy's are the alloy rim version, didnt want the hassle of chaning pads over when i changed the wheels (and saved a packet as i got them sent from a mate in the states), thing i'...
by turneround
Fri Jun 15, 2012 18:38 pm
Forum: Your Road Bikes
Topic: Look 585
Replies: 8
Views: 2867

Look 585

first Look was a KG96 back in the early 90's. went all ti then but now back to carbon. Probably the best fitting bike ive owned, climbs like the proverbial goat, noce and light and well, i do think she is a 'looker' http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7086/7375434926_b37de22414.jpg Frame: Look 585 origin ...
by turneround
Sat Jun 09, 2012 09:50 am
Forum: Road Buying Advice
Topic: shimano custom moulding - anywhere in scotland
Replies: 0
Views: 299

shimano custom moulding - anywhere in scotland

got a set of R240's cheap and want them custom molded. Does anyone know of any shops in scotland that do this, i'll pay for the privilege. Im in inverness :)
by turneround
Sat Jun 09, 2012 05:51 am
Forum: Road Buying Advice
Topic: lightweight inner tubes - recommendations pls
Replies: 26
Views: 13019

Re: lightweight inner tubes - recommendations pls

anyone tried the vittoria ultralites?
by turneround
Tue Jun 05, 2012 15:44 pm
Forum: Road Buying Advice
Topic: lightweight inner tubes - recommendations pls
Replies: 26
Views: 13019

Re: lightweight inner tubes - recommendations pls

cheers all,

with the latex how often are folks putting air into them?
by turneround
Mon Jun 04, 2012 17:33 pm
Forum: Road Buying Advice
Topic: lightweight inner tubes - recommendations pls
Replies: 26
Views: 13019

lightweight inner tubes - recommendations pls

trying to shed a few more grammes on the bike ready for some alpine hills this summer. can anyone recommend some lightweight and fairly robust inner tubes pls...
cheers
by turneround
Sat Jun 02, 2012 17:28 pm
Forum: Road Buying Advice
Topic: Any BONT A two users
Replies: 1
Views: 201

Any BONT A two users

needing a new set of shoes. Sidi just dont fit, tried DMT, no good. looking at bont and was wondering what folk make of them. I'm after a fairly comfy set for long rides but are also stiff. for you BONT users out there, whats the fit like (my ageing spech s-works 46 fit perfectly). any advice would ...

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