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 Post subject: Trainer riding
PostPosted: Tue Aug 13, 2013 2:09 pm 
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Hello,

I just upraded my CAAD10 to 11sp DA9000 which means I cannot use my trainer wheel without having to upgrade the freehub body and cassette, which i might not want to spend the money on.

Should I be worried about riding my Mavic Ksyrium Elites and my CAAD10 on a trainer or on rollers this winter?
I just want my setup to last as long as possible.


Thanks,
Zuck


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 Post subject: Trainer riding
PostPosted: Tue Aug 13, 2013 2:46 pm 
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The wheel should hold up just fine. Just be sure to use a dedicated trainer tire and all should be well.


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 Post subject: Re: Trainer riding
PostPosted: Wed Aug 14, 2013 5:26 pm 
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What Chello said.

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 Post subject: Re: Trainer riding
PostPosted: Thu Aug 29, 2013 8:38 pm 
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Agreed what Chello said. I tried going the route of "oh i'll buy a cheap sturdy tire for winter on the trainer" and it just turned my wall into a black jackson pollock painting of sprayed and splattered rubber bits. I use a vittoria trainer tire I think I got for $30 on amazon.


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 Post subject: Re: Trainer riding
PostPosted: Fri Aug 30, 2013 12:47 pm 
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If you have a trainer that clamps the rear wheel, don't forget a really cheap, solid steel skewer, too...


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 Post subject: Re: Trainer riding
PostPosted: Thu Sep 05, 2013 2:22 am 
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Let's see your indoor trainer setup?


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