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by Gethinceri
Wed Oct 09, 2019 19:25 pm
Forum: Road Beginners
Topic: Difficulty in getting high gear
Replies: 6
Views: 584

Re: Difficulty in getting high gear

Because it's upside-down. A derailleur is designed to work when the wheels are on the ground
by Gethinceri
Fri Sep 20, 2019 13:09 pm
Forum: Road Beginners
Topic: Bike wash?
Replies: 20
Views: 1269

Re: Bike wash?

Engine degreaser from Screwfix.
by Gethinceri
Fri Sep 06, 2019 14:40 pm
Forum: Road Buying Advice
Topic: Wheel Replacement - rights?
Replies: 8
Views: 470

Re: Wheel Replacement - rights?

Take the decals off.
by Gethinceri
Sat Aug 31, 2019 19:59 pm
Forum: Road Beginners
Topic: Socks
Replies: 9
Views: 1398

Re: Socks

Compression 'trainer' socks are a bit of a contradiction. A sock which only comes up to below your ankle is not going to be very good at compressing your calves... So compression is only needed on calves? Good to know, thanks. In respect of increasing venous return the benchmark evidence for this i...
by Gethinceri
Thu Aug 29, 2019 08:33 am
Forum: Road Buying Advice
Topic: Weight reduction advice on new Specialized Roubaix
Replies: 28
Views: 1907

Re: Weight reduction advice on new Specialized Roubaix

Using the manufacturer's published weights? That would be very trusting.
by Gethinceri
Wed Aug 21, 2019 19:03 pm
Forum: Pro Race
Topic: La Vuelta build up
Replies: 84
Views: 6130

Re: La Vuelta build up

Give it a few years and he'll have been bumped into the top ten.
by Gethinceri
Wed Aug 14, 2019 19:59 pm
Forum: The Cake Stop
Topic: Stuff worth watching on netflix [movies]
Replies: 19
Views: 1623

Re: Stuff worth watching on netflix [movies]

Archer, not a film.
by Gethinceri
Mon Aug 12, 2019 13:58 pm
Forum: Pro Race
Topic: Who would you like to see back in the sport?
Replies: 81
Views: 5060

Re: Who would you like to see back in the sport?

Philippa York
by Gethinceri
Sat Aug 03, 2019 22:58 pm
Forum: The Cake Stop
Topic: National Anthem of England/UK/GB&Ni needs changing
Replies: 43
Views: 2424

Re: National Anthem of England/UK/GB&Ni needs changing

The anthem God save the queen was originally written celebrating the victory at Culloden in 1746, government forces against the 1745 Jacobite rebellion.No way does it relate to England or the rest of the UK in todays modern society .Originally it would have been God save the King.(George lll i thin...
by Gethinceri
Fri Jul 26, 2019 00:37 am
Forum: Pro Race
Topic: TDF 2019, Stage 18: Embrun > Valloire 25/07/2019 - 208 km *Spoilers*
Replies: 383
Views: 7916

Re: TDF 2019, Stage 18: Embrun > Valloire 25/07/2019 - 208 km *Spoilers*

. If you think otherwise, then wouldn't Pinot be the rider to support, not the guy on a Belgian team? Disagree. Teams are not so nationally / geographically polarised as they used to be. What matters is that JA is a) french, b) rides with more panache than anyone since fignon; and c) promises to in...
by Gethinceri
Tue Jul 23, 2019 15:03 pm
Forum: Pro Race
Topic: TDF 2019, Stage 16: Nîmes > Nîmes 23/07/2019 - 177 km *Spoilers*
Replies: 98
Views: 4032

Re: TDF 2019, Stage 16: Nîmes > Nîmes 23/07/2019 - 177 km *Spoilers*

Right, time to bail from work as nobody's turned up for my meeting.
Sneggy Hill and maybe an icecream or a pint.
by Gethinceri
Sat Jul 20, 2019 11:01 am
Forum: Tour & Expedition
Topic: Stelvio questions.
Replies: 38
Views: 3284

Re: Stelvio questions.

I'm doing the Sporting Breaks "Stelvio Weekender" in September, with a bunch of mates.
I have fitted a Campag 11-32.
by Gethinceri
Sun Jul 14, 2019 16:49 pm
Forum: Road Buying Advice
Topic: Kask helmet chin strap
Replies: 6
Views: 698

Re: Kask helmet chin strap

Sharp knife, piece of pi55
by Gethinceri
Wed Jul 10, 2019 22:20 pm
Forum: Road General
Topic: seat dropper DH TT??
Replies: 5
Views: 418

Re: seat dropper DH TT??

Bigger chainring?
by Gethinceri
Wed Jul 10, 2019 22:16 pm
Forum: Pro Race
Topic: UCI Survey
Replies: 29
Views: 1946

Re: UCI Survey

Shirley Basso wrote:I'm no expert but that is a bloody poorly out together survey.


I am, you're right.
by Gethinceri
Sat Jul 06, 2019 11:16 am
Forum: Road Buying Advice
Topic: Campag cassette compatibility
Replies: 4
Views: 507

Re: Campag cassette compatibility

Your right shifter will be 12 clicks, your cassette will have 11 sprockets.

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