Weight Weenies
* FAQ    * Search    * Trending Topics
* Login   * Register
HOME Listings Blog NEW Galleries NEW FAQ Contact About
It is currently Wed Aug 24, 2016 9:42 am
Recently the board software has been updated and there are some known bugs/failures:
- Avatars are currently not being displayed ✔ FIXED
- Tapatalk connection is currently broken ✔ FIXED
- Avatars cannot be uploaded ✔ FIXED

Please note that we will soon do some changes in WW board template design in case to get a fully mobile/desktop responsiveness board!
If you find more errors please post it here: http://weightweenies.starbike.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=7&t=139062


All times are UTC+01:00





Post new topic  Reply to topic  [ 7 posts ] 
Author Message
PostPosted: Sun Jun 22, 2014 2:48 am 
Offline

Joined: Tue May 08, 2012 3:10 am
Posts: 112
Location: Santa Barbara
I just switched from an Fizik Arione WingFlex to a Tune Speedneedle. The distance from center of the rails to bottom of the shell appears to be about the same for both. However, the Fizik has about 20 to 25mm of extra stack from the padding. How should I account for padding stack in the initial adjustment of my post since it is squished down when riding?

_________________
FTWi CritBike


Top
   
PostPosted: Sun Jun 22, 2014 3:34 am 
Offline

Joined: Sat May 26, 2012 11:26 pm
Posts: 673
Put on wind trainer, adjust incrementally until fit is perfect.

_________________
Evo 5.63kg SL3 6.66 viewtopic.php?f=10&t=110579" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;


Top
   
PostPosted: Sun Jun 22, 2014 3:43 am 
Offline

Joined: Tue May 08, 2012 3:10 am
Posts: 112
Location: Santa Barbara
Fair enough. I expected to have to do this anyway, just wanted a good starting point.

_________________
FTWi CritBike


Top
   
PostPosted: Sun Jun 22, 2014 4:05 am 
Offline

Joined: Tue Apr 27, 2010 2:36 am
Posts: 343
Location: Taylosville, Utah
I've got a few Fizik Aliantes, and the padding in them isn't even the same. Strangely enough, my ass has become a calibrated micrometer.


Top
   
PostPosted: Tue Jun 24, 2014 5:25 am 
Offline

Joined: Tue May 08, 2012 3:10 am
Posts: 112
Location: Santa Barbara
In case anyone else runs into this- raising the seat post about half the thickness of the former padding thickness turned out to be about right.

_________________
FTWi CritBike


Top
   
PostPosted: Tue Jun 24, 2014 5:44 am 
Offline

Joined: Wed Feb 09, 2005 4:51 am
Posts: 1855
Thanks for sharing. Useful to know.


Top
   
PostPosted: Wed Jun 25, 2014 9:37 am 
Offline

Joined: Wed Jun 25, 2014 7:54 am
Posts: 22
Can you tell what's nice about your new seat?


Top
   
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic  Reply to topic  [ 7 posts ] 

   Similar Topics   Author   Replies   Views   Last post 
There are no new unread posts for this topic. Retro look saddle with high saddle top to rail height

in Road

Steno

5

648

Sun Feb 07, 2016 4:28 am

em3 View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Attachment(s) Saddle bolt - S-works saddle

in Road

Rodi

3

371

Fri May 20, 2016 10:12 am

Rodi View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. My first DIY, raw carbon saddle look

[ Go to page: 1 2 ]

in Road

UncleJohn

17

2667

Sat Feb 06, 2016 7:48 pm

AJS914 View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. San Marco saddle?

in Road

PLuKE

10

761

Fri Jan 29, 2016 12:09 am

Lemond75 View the latest post

There are no new unread posts for this topic. Need saddle bag recommendation

in Road

addictR1

9

812

Thu Jun 23, 2016 7:19 pm

eaglejackson View the latest post


All times are UTC+01:00


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: bruto, orange77, Yahoo [Bot], zirxo and 25 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Limited