Charlie53
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    13 November 2013
  • Last Review
    21 November 2014
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    28 February 2014
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    28 February 2014
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    01 December 2013
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    01 December 2013
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Charlie53's Reviews
 
 Park Tools CM5.2 Cyclone Chain Cleaner
Park Tools CM5.2 Cyclone Chain Cleaner
Extends chain life and cleans the chain on the bike.
 
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5 / 5
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Great piece of kit
Posted21 November 2014
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Charlie53
fromCarlow, Ireland
Country : Irish Republic
Age : 55-64
Interest : Road Cyclist
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
Budget : Value for money
"I bought this chain cleaning tool to extend the life of my chain.
Most important of all, it takes the tedium out of cleaning the drive train on my bike.
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Pros: Great Value, High Quality
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 Hope XC/FR MTB Oversized Stem
Hope XC/FR MTB Oversized Stem
All stems are CNC machined from a solid billet of 2014 T6 aluminium. The XC and AM range has been re-designed with more material taken out to save weight and a new front plate design.
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
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Useful piece of kit
Posted21 November 2014
Charlie53
fromCarlow, Ireland
Country : Irish Republic
Age : 55-64
Interest : Road Cyclist
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
Budget : Value for money
"I bought this stem because I had lower back problems due to the aggressive position on my bike while riding long spins."
Pros: High Quality, Good Fit
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 Gore Bike Wear Contest Short Sleeve Jersey
Gore Bike Wear Contest Short Sleeve Jersey
A minimal summer jersey with a traditional 3 pocket back panel and a 3/4 length zip. Everything you need for training and leisure rides with simple Gore Bike Wear styling.
 
Overall rating 
4 / 5
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Good quality jersey
Posted28 March 2014
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Charlie53
fromCarlow, Ireland
Country : Irish Republic
Age : 55-64
Interest : Road Cyclist
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
"Good quality jersey. Bought the orange jersey for better visibility.
Ideal for warm weather spins Went by the size chart and fits just right.
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Pros: Attractive, Comfortable, High Quality, Lightweight, Good Fit
Cons: Expensive
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 Sleeveless Baselayer
Sleeveless Baselayer
A sleeveless baselayer from BBB to help you stay cool and dry when its hot. featuring cool control and cross-section fibres to facilitate these effects, this is ideal for wearing under a jersey when its warm.
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
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Great value for the price
Posted27 January 2014
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Charlie53
fromCarlow, Ireland
Country : Irish Republic
Age : 55-64
Interest : Road Cyclist
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
Budget : Value for money
"First time to buy a base layer. Read the reviews and decided to buy 2 of the items. The material is lightweight and comfortable and keeps you dry. Check out the size chart before buying.Over all great value ."
Pros: Great Value, Comfortable, High Quality, Lightweight, Good Fit
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 Shimano MW81 Gore-Tex SPD Winter Mountain Bike Boots
Shimano MW81 Gore-Tex SPD Winter Mountain Bike Boots
Put an end to cold and wet feet with Shimano MW81 Winter boots. An insulated Gore-Tex lining provides complete waterproof protection whilst allowing your feet to breathe. A stiff sole and mud shedding tread make MW81s ideal for the winter trail warrior.
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
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Good piece of winter gear
Posted21 December 2013
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Charlie53
fromCarlow, Ireland
Country : Irish Republic
Age : 55-64
Interest : Road Cyclist
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
"Just purchased these shoes recently. I have tried them in cold dry weather. And found them good. I would suggest you go a size up to allow for a thicker sock or a gel insole. Can't comment on wet weather yet"
Pros: Great Value, Attractive, Comfortable, Adjustable, Good Fit
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 dhb EQ2.5 Waterproof Cycling Jacket
dhb EQ2.5 Waterproof Cycling Jacket
2.5 layer waterproof jacket, with Teflon coating, and fully taped seams. ‘Medium-fitted’ cut designed to be ridden in cold wet winter conditions.
 
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5 / 5
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Great piece of kit
Posted01 December 2013
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Charlie53
fromCarlow, Ireland
Country : Irish Republic
Age : 55-64
Interest : Road Cyclist
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
Budget : Value for money
"Wore this jacket on a few spins and found it very comfortable . I went by the size chart and bought an x/l. I have a 44ins chest and fits perfectly."
Pros: Great Value, Attractive, Comfortable, Good Fit
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5 / 5
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It does exactly what it says on the tube
Posted13 November 2013
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Charlie53
fromCarlow, Ireland
Country : Irish Republic
Age : 55-64
Interest : Road Cyclist
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
Budget : Value for money
"Tried other chamois creams,. Some were a bit expensive and did'nt do a great job. I use this cream when the weather is wet and found it more effective and comfortable on longer rides"
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 Hardnutz Hi-Vis Road Cycling Helmet
Hardnutz Hi-Vis Road Cycling Helmet
The HardnutZ Hi-Vis helmets are a high performance helmet but with the addition of 19 panels of strategically placed 3M Scotchlite reflective material - providing 360 degree visibility to really maximise your safety at night.
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
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It's a winner where safety is concerned
Posted13 November 2013
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Charlie53
fromCarlow, Ireland
Country : Irish Republic
Age : 55-64
Interest : Road Cyclist
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
Budget : Quality first
"Ideal for rides on narrow country roads .Where visability is not great.
The helmet is light, comfortable and easily adjustable
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Charlie53's Questions
 
 Altura Night Vision Short Sleeve Jersey
Altura Night Vision Short Sleeve Jersey
Altura's Nght Vision Short Sleeve Jersey provides hi-vis reflective detail to keep you safe and visible during the summer months. Made from high wicking, quick-dry fabric to ensure that you stay comfortable and dry even in warmer conditions.
 

When will the orange jersey (large) be in stock

9 months ago
by
Charlie53
Carlow, Ireland
 
Charlie53's Answers
 
 dhb EQ2.5 Waterproof Cycling Jacket
dhb EQ2.5 Waterproof Cycling Jacket
2.5 layer waterproof jacket, with Teflon coating, and fully taped seams. ‘Medium-fitted’ cut designed to be ridden in cold wet winter conditions.
 

Does the jacket have a mesh inner lining?

This jacket comes with a mesh lining
1 year ago
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Charlie53
Carlow, Ireland