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PostPosted: Sun Jan 20, 2013 8:06 pm 
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165mm is surely a bad frame size?


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PostPosted: Sun Jan 20, 2013 8:33 pm 
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165mm is surely a bad frame size?

Nope. Perhaps the drop required necessitates a smaller frame, hence the stem length?


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PostPosted: Sun Jan 20, 2013 8:43 pm 
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The stem length thing is starting to seem like a bit of a pissing contest among pro's at this point :noidea:

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PostPosted: Sun Jan 20, 2013 9:24 pm 
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jockalldrick wrote:
It worries me that i see so many rave reviews of the BMC TMR01 and so few riders from their race team using them


Last few days I've seen plenty of guys riding the new frame
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Blythe + Giro Air attack
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So seems there are a few guys riding these.


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PostPosted: Sun Jan 20, 2013 9:28 pm 
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Would you say that the top tube are sloping forward?

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PostPosted: Sun Jan 20, 2013 9:31 pm 
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Yeah it looks that way. If you judge it off the top of each wheel.

Also photos on VeloNews of riders on the TMR01 at TDU.


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PostPosted: Sun Jan 20, 2013 9:34 pm 
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Just had a chat with a friend a friend the other day. He was certain that is was completly straight. I beg to differ.
It's pretty hard to see from the geometry pic.
http://www.bmc-racing.com/int-en/bikes/ ... e_di2.html

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Cool blue shoes for Phinney. Special or available to buy?

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How do they wear arm warmers, leg warmers, vest and then no gloves? I have to wear gloves well before I require leg warmers .


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PostPosted: Sun Jan 20, 2013 11:17 pm 
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Easy. They can't feel there hands.

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Durbridge got a bike from the neutral service, or he's trying something different?

http://velonews.competitor.com/files/20 ... hanges.jpg


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Neutral service with an SRM...? Hmm. Doubtful

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Blythe with a mighty saddle setback.
upd: And a huge stem as well


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PostPosted: Mon Jan 21, 2013 1:21 am 
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How do they wear arm warmers, leg warmers, vest and then no gloves? I have to wear gloves well before I require leg warmers .


It's actually not that cold. If you keep the core warm then the hands and feet will follow.

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It's actually not that cold. If you keep the core warm then the hands and feet will follow.
Mine don't. Anything below 6°C and my fingers start to really suffer with the cold.


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