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 Post subject: here is my bikes
PostPosted: Sun Oct 20, 2013 11:30 am 
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both new builds will list later

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 Post subject: Re: here is my bikes
PostPosted: Sun Oct 20, 2013 11:47 am 
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Welcome to the forum! A nice pair. I like the Scott better with the logoless wheel set. I'm more of a stealth like low or no logo person myself.

Build lists?

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 Post subject: Re: here is my bikes
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 Post subject: Re: here is my bikes
PostPosted: Sun Oct 20, 2013 11:59 am 
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Welcome to the forum indeed!

I like them both. the S5 is the better looking bike in my eyes as it is less 'loud'.
Funny, you are using two different pedal systems on the bikes.

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 Post subject: Re: here is my bikes
PostPosted: Sun Oct 20, 2013 3:07 pm 
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Frankie - B wrote:
Welcome to the forum indeed!

I like them both. the S5 is the better looking bike in my eyes as it is less 'loud'.
Funny, you are using two different pedal systems on the bikes.
yes 2 set of shoes i have 3 bikes but will do a full list


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 Post subject: Re: here is my bikes
PostPosted: Sun Oct 20, 2013 4:10 pm 
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That scott looks to be light !(;
Warm welcome, where you based ?


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 Post subject: hlp pls
PostPosted: Sun Oct 20, 2013 4:34 pm 
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hi just had a cervelo s5 vwd built been out 7 or 8 times and on 3 of the ride at about 28 mph , got a speed wobble took it back to shop they saying everything fine and it must be me the way i ride i have checked everything wheels ,stem, bars ect was going to try some wider bars fed up can someone pls hlp


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 Post subject: Re: here is my bikes
PostPosted: Sun Oct 20, 2013 4:51 pm 
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michel2 wrote:
That scott looks to be light !(;
Warm welcome, where you based ?
uk it is i will lest parts soon newbi


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 Post subject: Re: here is my bikes
PostPosted: Sun Oct 20, 2013 7:16 pm 
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The cervelo is so fast it's unreal


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 Post subject: Re: hlp pls
PostPosted: Sun Oct 20, 2013 8:29 pm 
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Anyone got any hlp


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 Post subject: Re: here is my bikes
PostPosted: Tue Oct 22, 2013 7:52 am 
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Have you tried to recreate the speed wobble? because if it happened only once i'd say it is neglect able.

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 Post subject: Re: hlp pls
PostPosted: Tue Oct 22, 2013 10:39 am 
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Anyone got any hlp

If everything is adjusted correctly (Wheels are true, tyres are seated correctly, headset and hub bearings are adjusted with no play or binding etc etc) it is probably you.

Death grip on the bars, locked elbows, tensed forearms, all can cause the speed wobble that you describe.

Easy ways to fix it are either to change how you are riding, or to rest your inner thigh/knee against the top tube, this changes the resonant frequency of the system.

Wider bars may, or may not fix it, or if you are causing it, might make it worse. Plus, the bars will be too wide for everything else.

BTW, the position one each bike *looks* different, far more forward/lower on the S5, that might have something to do with it. (More weight on your hands = potential for death grip/tensed muscles etc)


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 Post subject: Re: here is my bikes
PostPosted: Tue Oct 22, 2013 2:07 pm 
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Nice bikes and amazing builds.


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 Post subject: Re: here is my bikes
PostPosted: Tue Oct 22, 2013 2:24 pm 
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Thanks I love all my bikes will list them all when I have more time


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 Post subject: Re: here is my bikes
PostPosted: Tue Oct 22, 2013 10:15 pm 
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Who would like to see my trek my new project


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 Post subject: Re: here is my bikes
PostPosted: Wed Oct 30, 2013 7:55 pm 
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My cervelo is just under 14lbs


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