Slowman
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    24 September 2010
  • Last Review
    02 November 2017
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    07 October 2013
  • Last Question
    11 January 2015
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Slowman's Reviews
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Introducing Castelli's new and updated Flex+ Leg Warmers. All the protection of the Nano flex warmers with additional Nano Light insert for extra stretch to give you a better more comfortable fit.
 
Overall rating 
4 / 5
Avg 4 / 5 from
Quality Warmers
Posted02 November 2017
Slowman
fromCheltenham, Gloucestershire, UK
Country : United Kingdom
Age : Over 65
Interest : Road Cyclist
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
"Good fit comfortable sizing about right 32" inside leg large spot on in length, and
do keep light rain at bay, haven't tried them in heavy downpour.
"
Pros: Comfortable, Good Fit, High Quality
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The X-Tools Pro Cable Cutter is designed with workshop quality in mind. The X-Tools Pro Cable Cutter is sprung loaded and provides a clean cut to both inner and outer cables and can be stored away neatly with its locking catch.
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
Avg 5 / 5 from
Works just fine.
Posted02 November 2017
Slowman
fromCheltenham, Gloucestershire, UK
Country : United Kingdom
Age : Over 65
Interest : Road Cyclist
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
"For the price excellent worked a treat on cutting my gear cables."
Pros: Great Value, High Quality
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The Muc-Off 5 Cleaning Brush sets are designed to clean your frame and all components whilst caring for your bike's delicate finish. Reach hard to shift grime!
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
Avg 5 / 5 from
Works just fine.
Posted10 October 2017
Quality 
4 / 5
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Value 
5 / 5
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Performance 
4 / 5
Avg 4 / 5 from
Slowman
fromCheltenham, Gloucestershire, UK
Country : United Kingdom
Age : Over 65
Interest : Road Cyclist
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
"Great set of brushes at a great price managed to get into most parts on the bike."
Pros: Durable, Great Value, Versatile
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Super narrow lightweight 11-speed HG-EV symmetrical design chain for smooth shifts and maximum durability.
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
Avg 5 / 5 from
Quality chain.
Posted04 September 2017
Slowman
fromCheltenham, Gloucestershire, UK
Country : United Kingdom
Age : Over 65
Interest : Road Cyclist
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
"Been running this chain for a few hundred mile now very slick and smooth gear changes."
Pros: Durable, Great Value, High Quality
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 Castelli Velocissimo Bib Shorts
Castelli Velocissimo Bib Shorts
You've trained hard all winter to get fast. So treat yourself to the Velocissimo bib shorts. Designed to maximise all that effort you've made so you can fly in the summer!
 
Overall rating 
4 / 5
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Great Bib
Posted05 May 2017
Slowman
fromCheltenham, Gloucestershire, UK
Country : United Kingdom
Age : Over 65
Interest : Road Cyclist
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
"As with Castelli bibs need to go up a least one size, can usually fit into a M or L with all other makes needed XL saying that they are a great fit. Comfort as never been a problem with Castelli bibs, both quality of material and manufacture are very good."
Pros: Attractive, Comfortable, Good Fit, High Quality
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The dhb full length waist tight uses a polyester-elastane fabric to form fit around the legs to provide warmth, support and comfort whilst running.
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
Avg 5 / 5 from
Great Product
Posted31 January 2017
Slowman
fromCheltenham, Gloucestershire, UK
Country : United Kingdom
Age : Over 65
Interest : Road Cyclist
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
"Good fit comfortable well put together and look the part."
Pros: Attractive, Comfortable, Good Fit, Great Value, High Quality, Lightweight
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The HG93 is designed for use with Shimano Hyperglide (HG) series 9-speed drivetrains and is recommended for Ultegra, Deore XT, and Nexave C900/C600 groupsets.
 
Overall rating 
4 / 5
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Good Chain at a good Price.
Posted08 March 2016
Slowman
fromCheltenham, Gloucestershire, UK
Country : United Kingdom
Age : Over 65
Interest : Road Cyclist
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
"Have run these chains on both my mtb's for years now, get at least a couple of years use, though it does pay to clean and lub regularly. good quality chain at good price."
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 Schwalbe Nobby Nic Performance Dual Compound Folding Tyre
Schwalbe Nobby Nic Performance Dual Compound Folding Tyre
The Schwalbe Nobby Nic 26 inch tyre features a new tread pattern & V-grooves for additional braking & grip. Seen at cross country events & technical enduro competitions, these are tyres that are much loved & adored.
 
Overall rating 
1 / 5
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Just unlucky I guess.
Posted08 March 2016
Slowman
fromCheltenham, Gloucestershire, UK
Country : United Kingdom
Age : Over 65
Interest : Road Cyclist
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
"Not one of my better moves, first time out in very muddy conditions acted as a mud magnet, second time out in the dry ripped outer cover in center of tire now in bin!
Have had no problems with the old version Nobby Nic's, just unlucky I guess.
"
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 Shimano XT/SLX M770/M660 Bottom Bracket
Shimano XT/SLX M770/M660 Bottom Bracket
Genuine Shimano HollowTech II bottom bracket assembly for the Shimano XT/SLX M770/M660 chain-sets. Set includes left and right hand cups, spacers, inner cover, and inner O-rings
 
Overall rating 
4 / 5
Avg 4 / 5 from
Not bad considering the hamming it gets.
Posted08 March 2016
Slowman
fromCheltenham, Gloucestershire, UK
Country : United Kingdom
Age : Over 65
Interest : Road Cyclist
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
Budget : Value for money
"These bottom brackets last 2 to 3 yrs on my hard tail considering the amount of muck and bullets they put up with that's pretty good, dare say cleaning agents and pressure washer also shorten there life, but on the whole pretty good."
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The top rated Aeron Roubaix Bib Tight, now with added Flashlight Technology (FLT) for increased visibility out on the road. With a balanced blend of warmth, protection and comfort, these tights are designed to keep you riding through tough conditions.
 
Overall rating 
4 / 5
Avg 4 / 5 from
Posted03 December 2015
Slowman
fromCheltenham, Gloucestershire, UK
Country : United Kingdom
Age : Over 65
Interest : Road Cyclist
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
"The fit is a little tight needed to go up one size, construction looks good along with the fabric, the zipped ankles are a good point, they sure are comfortable and warm."
Pros: Comfortable, Durable, Good Fit, Great Value, High Quality
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Slowman's Questions
 
T.A have been making chainrings for 60 years. The teeth are cut in the traditional manner on a lathe which produces a much better and more accurate tooth form than stamping, which is used by most chainring manufacturers.
 

Can I run this chainring on my shimano tiagra.

Have a shimano tiagra FC 4603 triple chainset 10 speed can I run
this Zelito TA 74 PCD chainring.
Cheers.
2 years, 10 months ago
by
Slowman
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, UK
 
Wide link design Deore M590 MTB front derailleur has a wide pivot link design for greater torsional rigidity improving shifting response and service life.
 

Will this derailler be ok on my rather old 09 Scott Aspect 20

4 years, 1 month ago
by
Slowman
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, UK
 
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