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by De Sisti
14 Oct 2019, 9:34am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Shoe sizing
Replies: 21
Views: 674

Re: Shoe sizing

Sweep wrote:Interesting. I have a pair of crocs i use for walking to the garage in/doing external bike work in and (can't check them at mo, not with them) aren't they wide at the front?

I also have a pair of Crocs, and yes there are.
by De Sisti
13 Oct 2019, 7:15pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Shoe sizing
Replies: 21
Views: 674

Re: Shoe sizing

Anyone listen to R4 on Wednesday? Chap on there has run LEJOG barefoot. I didn't listen to all he said as I was involved in other stuff, but he went on about feet and shoes and how shoes are the wrong shape for feet. Draw round a foot, then draw round a shoe ........... he was saying. Feet are wide...
by De Sisti
13 Oct 2019, 1:31pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Shoe sizing
Replies: 21
Views: 674

Re: Shoe sizing

Shimano shoes seem to be reasonably broad. I find Shimnao shoes too narrow. Even their wide-fit are too tight for my feet. Out of interest what do you wear? I need wide fitting. Recently purchased some Bonts but really would like more width still. I have a pair of Sidi Dominator 7 Mega and Louis Ga...
by De Sisti
13 Oct 2019, 1:11pm
Forum: For Sale - bits of bikes, etc.
Topic: Free: Montane Featherlite Windproof Jacket: Taken
Replies: 7
Views: 402

Re: Free: Montane Featherlite Lightweight Windproof Jacket

Bonefishblues wrote:Very generous :)

I haven't used them for some time now, and I have multiple gilets I can call upon.

Montane to Oldkit
Adidas to Fulfathom
by De Sisti
13 Oct 2019, 9:52am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Shoe sizing
Replies: 21
Views: 674

Re: Shoe sizing

I am looking into buying a pair of Shimano RP 701 shoes and am not sure what size to get as I am a size 8 UK but when I look at the size charts some say I need a 43 and some say I need a 41.5 and some say 42 so confusing.I know I could just go to a shop and try them but there are none near me that ...
by De Sisti
13 Oct 2019, 9:42am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Shoe sizing
Replies: 21
Views: 674

Re: Shoe sizing

Cugel wrote:Shimano shoes seem to be reasonably broad.

I find Shimnao shoes too narrow. Even their wide-fit are too tight for my feet.
by De Sisti
13 Oct 2019, 9:25am
Forum: For Sale - bits of bikes, etc.
Topic: Free: Montane Featherlite Windproof Jacket: Taken
Replies: 7
Views: 402

Re: Free: Montane Featherlite Lightweight Windproof Jacket

fullfathom5 wrote:May I take the one that Oldkit doesn't want please?

Thanks

Someone has asked for the Montane, so I'll send you the Adidas one.
I'll pm you with postage details.
by De Sisti
13 Oct 2019, 7:55am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Shoe sizing
Replies: 21
Views: 674

Re: Shoe sizing

Can't help with sizing, as it's universally known the manufacturers have different ideas on
what a particular size should be.
by De Sisti
12 Oct 2019, 4:50pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Can anyone recommend to me a breathable, brightly coloured & reflective waterproof jacket?
Replies: 57
Views: 2636

Re: Can anyone recommend to me a breathable, brightly coloured & reflective waterproof jacket?

I purchased this one about 10 minutes ago. In the orange linked to? Good colour! I hope it works for you (in terms of waterproofing, breathability, durability and, yes, aesthetically). Wore it this morning (as it was spitting throughout the ride) . I went one size up and bought the large. It fitted...
by De Sisti
12 Oct 2019, 4:36pm
Forum: For Sale - bits of bikes, etc.
Topic: Free: Montane Featherlite Windproof Jacket: Taken
Replies: 7
Views: 402

Free: Montane Featherlite Windproof Jacket: Taken

Montane Lightweight Windproof Jacket: Size: Large 42 inch. I've added extra reflective bits to it. Comes with pouch. Free of charge, but cover the postage. https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48885690181_4cb0202286.jpg https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48885872632_4872355bf5.jpg Also free of charg...
by De Sisti
9 Oct 2019, 10:19pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Can anyone recommend to me a breathable, brightly coloured & reflective waterproof jacket?
Replies: 57
Views: 2636

Re: Can anyone recommend to me a breathable, brightly coloured & reflective waterproof jacket?

Bmblbzzz wrote:
De Sisti wrote:I purchased this one about 10 minutes ago.

In the orange linked to? Good colour! I hope it works for you (in terms of waterproofing, breathability, durability and, yes, aesthetically).

Yes, it was the orange one I wanted.
by De Sisti
9 Oct 2019, 2:43pm
Forum: For Sale - bits of bikes, etc.
Topic: Altura waterproof rainjacket: SOLD
Replies: 0
Views: 118

Altura waterproof rainjacket: SOLD

SOLD:
Altura waterproof rainjacket. Adorned with reflective material.
Size XXL. £20 inc postage.
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by De Sisti
1 Oct 2019, 12:20pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Reports of the death of triple/nine speed greatly exaggerated?
Replies: 34
Views: 1398

Re: Reports of the death of triple/nine speed greatly exaggerated?

De Sisti - Where did you get your 13T top from? Try these: https://www.rosebikes.co.uk/shimano-cs-m770-9-speed-13-tooth-replacement-sprocket-483917?product_shape=standard&article_size=Standard https://www.sjscycles.co.uk/cassettes/shimano-105-cshg70-sprocket-13t-10p-13001/ https://www.sjscycles...