"I love hydraulic discs on my mountain bike for control in tight spots and downhills, so don't think I hate discs, but I've heard of the problem you referenced (Paul) of that thin pad disappearing in certain conditions. That certainly was…"
"Is it just me or is anyone else tired of the non-stop cross-disc-brake marketing? I feel like I'm having that crap crammed down my throat on a daily basis - and those sharp rotors are giving me a sore throat. It even looks like nobody will even…"
Old, geezer-like, bad attitude, usually pack in a full season of RR, crits, and of course CX.
Current Bike Collection:
Cross: Redline Team, Redline Pro, Kona Jake: Campy 10 speed mix Centaur, Chorus & Record, Challenge Grifos, Record/Escape and Michy Mud 2s Rolf wheels, Crank Bros pedals, Ritchey stems and bars, 4ZA & Paul brakes, Thompson posts.
Road: Felt Carbon F3 with Record and Rolf Wheels. Felt TT.
USPG Derby Cup in Lousiville, Double-Cross UCI Clarkston, Michigan, Tailwind's Ann Arbor and complete race series, the Chicago Cup in Jackson Park and Montrose Harbor and of course the Grand Prix of Ithaca!!!!
Gave up on the Ridley thinking about high end Specialized but I love my Redlines ...
Favorite thing about cyclocross:
You get exactly what your pay for. The sprint is out of the way early. Racing for beer. The people you race with ...
Hope you don't mind me messaging you.
I saw a post you made about running Michelin Mud and Jet tires.
I am thinking of doing the same this year.
Which direction do you run both the Jet and Mud on the rear?
It says to run them backwards. Is this what you do?
What conditions did you run the Mud front and Jet rear?
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