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  1. Cube1959

    Live tracking

    Well i have now read ,many reviews , some good some bad , but same with the 810 and the 800 i have at the moment , The main issue is battery life , but all i need when and if the battery gets low is something like this to get me over the line ...
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    Live tracking

    Hi m8 i'm stuck between the 810 and 1000 waiting for new stock at wiggle for the 810 at £227 .. i only need the base unit as i have heart / cadance and maps from the 800. The 1000 is £400 before i shop around , but i hear reposts of poor battery life when using everything , so i...
  3. Cube1959

    Live tracking

    cheers Bob , just wondering about the 1000 edge .. just got to check if it does live tracking .. do i spend out or not ... Confused . com do i really need one .. Rog
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    Live tracking

    Hi i have entered discovery adventures LEJOG for september 2015 .. I have a Garmin 800 edge , but would like something with live tracking , so my wife and son can see where i am at any time of day .. What is the best way to go with this .. I have thought i could sell my 800 edge and buy the...
  5. Cube1959

    Shimano's Ultegra Di2 11 speed

    Some time early on in the year , i was thinking of getting a DI2 spec bike .. Well as some will know that were part of that thread i got an Sworks Tarmac Di2 .. there were plenty of discussions about how good or bad people thought they were , Dwell , difficult to change in winter with big...
  6. Cube1959

    Carbon and Turbo + Winter

    I own two road bike .. Sworks Tarmac and a Cube Agree GTC ... Been thinking of getting of the cube , because i read all the time you can't use a Carbon bike on a turbo .. Had this reply from Specialized this morning , still waiting fro a reply from cube ! Hi Roger Thank you for your...
  7. Cube1959

    Just Giving

    Hi Im 54 and started cycling again 2 years ago , now have a cube agree gtc and an Sworks di2 tarmac . I am doing lejog in september 2015 , so in prep for that im taking part in this years Wiggle Etape Cymru ! This is an 'epic' lung-busting, leg-aching, end of season closed road sportive...
  8. Cube1959

    Show Me A Photo Of Your Road Bike

    ..I am very very lucky LOL ... I also have a cube Agree Gtc Race ! but wanted a DI2 .. My wife gave me a budget for a second bike LOL .... just need a different set of wheels , The Mav's are good though ... Different ones would have taken me over my budget , ........, i am in training to have...
  9. Cube1959

    Show Me A Photo Of Your Road Bike

    Meet my SWorks Tarmac DI2 ..
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    Boardman SLR/9.2S Di2 or custom build

    Spot on m8 , If you can take away a little pain in one area it helps , it all helps ..bit like having 2 bad teeth , having one removed wont half the pain , but will reduce it ..
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    Boardman SLR/9.2S Di2 or custom build

    Well Froze it does , it all helps . No it cant help pedaling , not much i can do about toes .. Also i think i have posted photo's above of the bike i got , So not playing with anyone .. LOL ..I don't need the less expensive bike , cause i can afford the more expensive , My problem was not...
  12. Cube1959

    Boardman SLR/9.2S Di2 or custom build

    Cheers m8 i will defo have to look into this , i think most people set of at a stupid pace without thinking about the ride later , i have tried to pace myself with my Garmin and keep my speed down , but then you get carried away and go for it on the flat , only to be knackered later ..
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    Boardman SLR/9.2S Di2 or custom build

    Cheers M8 , could you point me in the right direction as to what is needed , i have looked and once again get boged down with choice , and what is good and bad .. Thanks again for you input , Very much appreciated .. f**k me i see why that is called "Death ride "...
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    Boardman SLR/9.2S Di2 or custom build

    Just save up for some Zip wheels now
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    Boardman SLR/9.2S Di2 or custom build

    Ok .. got the S.Works .. so far so good , got it last week , went out sunday and did 57 miles and again today just a short run of 17 miles . The Di2 is fantastic , Sunday fingerless gloves , today full finger , havn't missed a gear .. Of course it's too early to say how good or bad it is ...