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Front fork shock

Started this discussion. Last reply by Jason Karew Oct 6. 2 Replies

When the courses get on bumpy hard pack or hard grasss with the lumps, my body takes a beating.The vibration also kills my power also.Reducing tire pressure will slow me down , i usually 28 front and…Continue

Cold weather setup questions

Started this discussion. Last reply by david taylor Nov 17, 2014. 4 Replies

tips needed- I need pants with full length zippers for warm up riding - links and reviews anyone?- how do you warm up yet keep the feet from freezing before the race, at least my ski gloves help the…Continue

First attempt at gluing tubulars

Started this discussion. Last reply by Dave brown Aug 30, 2014. 3 Replies

challenge limus/vittoria mastik/belgian tapeused 3 coat technique from various 'net sources with acid brushes.Hey! that wasn't so bad. Then i had to mount the tubes....how much do i stretch them?…Continue

looking for backup cross/commuting bike/frame

Started this discussion. Last reply by Neil Barrios Aug 14, 2014. 5 Replies

need effective top tube of 50-52 cm, preferably $200-350.what u got?daveContinue

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Jason Karew replied to david taylor's discussion Front fork shock
"Lower your tire pressure.  I'm 185 lb and usually run 24/25 psi front/rear with no issues.  I go as low as 22 psi front/rear if it is muddy, sometimes lower."
Oct 6
david taylor replied to david taylor's discussion Front fork shock
"Correction 33 mm tubulars 28 psi front 30 psi rear"
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Front fork shock

When the courses get on bumpy hard pack or hard grasss with the lumps, my body takes a beating.The vibration also kills my power also.Reducing tire pressure will slow me down , i usually 28 front and 30 rear tubulars. any thoughts on how ro deal with this?daveSee More
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Cobbs HIll Cross Race

Posted on October 8, 2012 at 8:29am 0 Comments

Raced at the Cobbs Hill Cyclocross in Rochester, NY. I chose the cat 4 as opposed to the the masters ( I'm 56 ). temp in the 40's and cloudy. The course had a large puddle, 50 yard single track in the woods with a slick 180 downhill turn, barriers, and a 45 degree run up followed by 50 yards of a 10% grade. My feet were quite chilled.

Actually passed people which is more fun then getting lapped which happens in the masters category, but 30 min is a little short so I'll go back to the 45… Continue

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