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by CyberKnight
19 Feb 2020, 3:00pm
Forum: For Sale - bits of bikes, etc.
Topic: sigma pure one gps £25 posted
Replies: 1
Views: 283

Re: sigma pure one gps £25 posted

Price drop £25 posted before i fleabay it
by CyberKnight
16 Feb 2020, 8:24pm
Forum: On the road
Topic: Harassment
Replies: 16
Views: 1425

Re: Harassment

I would get a camera just in case the red mist comes over the **** and he decides to escalate and you have proof if he tries owt
by CyberKnight
16 Feb 2020, 8:17pm
Forum: For Sale - bits of bikes, etc.
Topic: sigma pure one gps £25 posted
Replies: 1
Views: 283

sigma pure one gps £25 posted

Entry level GPS bike computer i would say on the same level as a basic level garmin edge , unwanted x mas gift as i have 3 garmins already . Uses standard garmin mount , it does come with its own but its a bit cheap . Used once to test and it worked fine side by side i compared it to my edge 800 and...
by CyberKnight
26 Jan 2020, 5:03pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: 26" mudguards?
Replies: 12
Views: 377

Re: 26" mudguards?

I use sks beavertails
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by CyberKnight
26 Jan 2020, 4:59pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Do I need a new bike?
Replies: 23
Views: 991

Re: Do I need a new bike?

want a new bike ? yeah of course if you can afford one then go for it ! Need a new bike ? always have a spare :) but like others have said no you dont need one due to wear , My 2011(? ) bike i still class as too good for commuting and i use something i cobbled together oout of spares built onto a fr...
by CyberKnight
22 Jan 2020, 5:44pm
Forum: On the road
Topic: BLACK ICE & How to stay safe road riding in winter.
Replies: 84
Views: 2943

Re: BLACK ICE & How to stay safe road riding in winter.

I cycle commute a mere 10 miles each way but my route is unlit country lanes followed by a cycle path i have to use as the only other option isa 3 lane roundabout with everyone lane hopping at 50 mpg ( no tah ) I have lost count of the times i fell off although last year i was unscathed but i do rem...
by CyberKnight
30 Dec 2019, 6:01pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: How was Cycling 2019 for you?
Replies: 59
Views: 1986

Re: How was Cycling 2019 for you?

Just broke 6000 miles, last year was 6500 and i was aiming for 7 but you kow wife and kids, MIL died etc etc and last 3 weeks i have barely ridden due to bad bought of man flu so i cant really moan.
Went out today and still coughing and sniffly so no power at all .
by CyberKnight
30 Dec 2019, 5:56pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Turbo trainers - how much use do you get?
Replies: 49
Views: 1499

Re: Turbo trainers - how much use do you get?

30 min sessions is all i do , following various you tube videos designed to help your training usually involving intervals .I dont have a smart trainer so its all subjective as for distance all i now is im in a shed with the door wide open and im down to just my shorts after 10 mins as im dripping ....
by CyberKnight
13 Dec 2019, 9:03pm
Forum: On the road
Topic: New to commuting by bike
Replies: 14
Views: 1021

Re: New to commuting by bike

well done keep at it ! mines only 10 miles each way which i do most days unless it dangerous aka blowing gale ice etc, manual job on my feet all day . If you can afford a new bike then great but learn to maintain what you have as that will save you a lot of cash in bike shop fees once you have the t...
by CyberKnight
10 Nov 2019, 7:01pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: adding gripper dots to shorts
Replies: 0
Views: 257

adding gripper dots to shorts

Got a couple of pairs of shorts that have pish poor gripper dots and ride up on long rides which gave me a saddle sore last time , can you buy a silicone to apply silicone yourself or the alternative is to buy an elastic tape with it on but that would involve sewing which i dont trust my skills to d...
by CyberKnight
10 Nov 2019, 6:57pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Garmin Edge range- thoughts?
Replies: 63
Views: 1833

Re: Garmin Edge range- thoughts?

I use an old 800 , it managed 80 odd miles in full map and nav modes before it died.I did not turn it off during the 2 stops we had so i think if i hadit would have lasted , use it now as a dumb recorder with maps off almost like a bigger 500 now and it lasts ages got a 520 plus i use now as my nav ...
by CyberKnight
26 Oct 2019, 10:36pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Bicycle light for night use
Replies: 82
Views: 3513

Re: Bicycle light for night use

indeed
im only listing what i use on unlit country lanes that works for me and trying to help not taking a dump on other peoples posts
by CyberKnight
26 Oct 2019, 9:10pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Spesh Tahoe shoes
Replies: 8
Views: 447

Re: Spesh Tahoe shoes

bit late to the show but check out northwave too for wider fit