therevokid
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    15 June 2009
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Overall rating 
3 / 5
Avg 3 / 5 from
not the best
Posted07 July 2016
therevokid
fromBristol
Country : United Kingdom
Age : 45-54
Interest : Road Cyclist
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
Budget : Quality first
"still a firm and supportive saddle but the grove adds unnecessary pressure
points, however slight, and "spoils" the ride somewhat. The original non VS version
is still the best on the Antares range.
"
Pros: High Quality, Lightweight
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Overall rating 
5 / 5
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well ....
Posted20 August 2015
therevokid
fromBristol
Country : United Kingdom
Age : 45-54
Interest : Road Cyclist
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
"as you'd expect from a "strada" claim these are tough. lots of
rough roads, tow paths and not a mark on them yet.
they're a real swine to get on though ;)
"
Pros: Attractive, Comfortable, Durable, High Quality
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Overall rating 
3 / 5
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not the usual standard
Posted20 August 2015
therevokid
fromBristol
Country : United Kingdom
Age : 45-54
Interest : Road Cyclist
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
Budget : Value for money
"i found that whilst the grip is good my chosen bottles (elite)
don't write fit. the tabs at the top of the cage don't sit in the
grooves in the bottles.
the pump mount is a neat touch though.
"
Cons: Poor Fit
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Overall rating 
3 / 5
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odd to say the least
Posted10 July 2015
therevokid
fromBristol
Country : United Kingdom
Age : 45-54
Interest : Road Cyclist
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
Budget : Value for money
"the fitting is more than a little bizarre and isn't very good if you've a
thomson layback. it'll hold what you need, just about ...
"
Cons: Poor Fit, Unadjustable
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Overall rating 
4 / 5
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good but awkward
Posted10 July 2015
therevokid
fromBristol
Country : United Kingdom
Age : 45-54
Interest : Road Cyclist
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
Budget : Value for money
"does it's designed job without issue. adjustment of the strap is
less than intuitive and the clip protective flap can chaff a little.
"
Pros: Adjustable
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Overall rating 
5 / 5
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supremely comfy
Posted05 June 2015
therevokid
fromBristol
Country : United Kingdom
Age : 45-54
Interest : Road Cyclist
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
Budget : Quality first
"the most comfortable shoes i have ever ridden in bar none.
The foot is so good you don't need to tighten them that much
which aids comfort. The foot bed is good with just enough
support. extra fore/at on the cleat mountings is a brilliant
touch.
The only down side i can see are that the heel pads are not
replaceable.
"
Pros: Adjustable, Attractive, Comfortable, Good Fit, Great Value, High Quality, Lightweight
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Overall rating 
5 / 5
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perfect replacement
Posted29 May 2015
therevokid
fromBristol
Country : United Kingdom
Age : 45-54
Interest : Road Cyclist
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
Budget : Quality first
"direct bolt on to newer spec levers. comes with all the necessary
bolts to mount to both types of i-spec mount.
"
Pros: Good Fit
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Overall rating 
5 / 5
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very comfortable
Posted29 May 2015
therevokid
fromBristol
Country : United Kingdom
Age : 45-54
Interest : Road Cyclist
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
Budget : Quality first
"has just the right amount of angle. nice on the wrists. not too
wide and not too narrow ... bit gold-i-locks :)
"
Pros: Comfortable, Lightweight, Rugged, Versatile
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Overall rating 
5 / 5
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interesting sizing
Posted18 January 2015
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Fit / Size 
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therevokid
fromBristol
Country : United Kingdom
Age : 45-54
Interest : Road Cyclist
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
Budget : Quality first
"correct size supplied, and yes a base should be close but boy
this is close ! is also very stretchy so not restrictive. a very, very
good base layer indeed.
"
Pros: Comfortable, High Quality, Good Fit
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Overall rating 
5 / 5
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perfect
Posted09 January 2015
therevokid
fromBristol
Country : United Kingdom
Age : 45-54
Interest : Road Cyclist
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
Budget : Quality first
"superb post. nice clamp (use a torque wrench !!) that's easy to
setup. hadn't slipped once. lovely finish and Ti's ability to
dampen some road vibes.
"
Pros: Durable, Attractive, Comfortable, High Quality
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therevokid's Answers
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 dhb R2.0C Carbon Road Cycling Shoe
dhb R2.0C Carbon Road Cycling Shoe
Pull away with the R2.0C Road Cycling shoe from dhb! Pure Carbon fibre sole, adjustable ratchet top strap, Injection molded heel counter and lightweight synthetic upper with advanced inner quad core mesh.
 

SPD Cleats

Can I fit SPD cleats to these shoes?
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description says 3 bolt so spd-sl/look/speedplay.
There is a shimano adapter available that will allow you to convert
3 bolt drillings to 2 bolt spd drillings.
1 year, 6 months ago
by
therevokid
Bristol
 
 

Will half sizes be available? I'm interested in 45.5 specifically

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don't believe the r171 comes in half sizes. They do have a wide
fit option.
1 year, 6 months ago
by
therevokid
Bristol
 
 

Size 13 US with my S works shoes what size for these?

I wear size 47/13 US S works road shoes. What size should I buy in these?

thanks!
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my 43 s-works are "snug" in the toe box. went for 44 in these as
shimano are historically small and found them perfect. go up
1 size from normal.
1 year, 6 months ago
by
therevokid
Bristol
 
 

wrong image of the product ????

you are selling an i spec b
isnt the i spec b the one that doesnt have the clip?

i need an ispec b but the image is confusing me
becouse if you are selling what is in the image it will not fit my brakes
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i-spec b has a small "pip" as per the image. i-spec a has a much
bigger hook.
1 year, 6 months ago
by
therevokid
Bristol
 
 

What clamp size is this? Cheers.

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31.8mm :)
1 year, 6 months ago
by
therevokid
Bristol
 
 

I s the sumo Titanium seatpost compatible with a SMP saddle ?

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as long as your saddle had 7mm round rails you'll be fine.
You can get additional clamp kits to suit other rail sizes.
1 year, 10 months ago
by
therevokid
Bristol
 
 Exposure Toro Mk6
Exposure Toro Mk6
Enduro power and minimal size make the Toro a winning combination for tearing down the trails. Triple XML output of 1800 lumens controlled by Reflex Technology means it’s capable of putting out the power of last year’s MaXx-D.
 

Will the mounting bracket for the "Exposure Toro Mk6" fit onto my 3T Ergonova handlebars . Thanks .

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Actually it will fit .... The first 2" of bar next to the stem mount are
round so you can fit the bracket quite happily .... works fine on my
ergo nova pros
2 years, 1 month ago
by
therevokid
Bristol
 
 

Product Size (Capacity)

I was wondering if this bag is capable of holding the following items

1 Spare 700cc road tube
3 Tyre Levers
Topeak Alien III multi tool
Couple of spare chain links
Money
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Not likely to fit given the size of the alien iii. The lezyne micro caddy in small is probably a better bet.
2 years, 1 month ago
by
therevokid
Bristol
 
 Spiuk ZS15R Road Shoe
Spiuk ZS15R Road Shoe
Designed for demanding cyclists in search of safe, strong, light, comfortable shoes capable of bringing their feet through tough, intensive training sessions. The adjustable toothed top strip is padded with EVA for additional comfort and safety.
 

I normally take a size 42 shoe. However, cycling shoes often seem to be small for their size. What size do you recommend I should try in the ZS15R?

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go for 43 :)
2 years, 6 months ago
by
therevokid
Bristol
 
 Spiuk ZS15R Road Shoe
Spiuk ZS15R Road Shoe
Designed for demanding cyclists in search of safe, strong, light, comfortable shoes capable of bringing their feet through tough, intensive training sessions. The adjustable toothed top strip is padded with EVA for additional comfort and safety.
 

Shoe Size

What size should I take for 10.5 UK/11 US (28.7 cm insole length)?
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go up one from your normal size. they come up a little small.
2 years, 6 months ago
by
therevokid
Bristol