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  1. Chris Bryson

    Hybrid Bikes

    Help I am about to buy a new hybrid, the choice has come down to 3. Trek 1200FB at £630, Cannondale Road Warrior at £550 or a Specialized Sirrus sport reduced from £500 down to £400. The Trek is stretching the budget a bit so realistically its between the Specialized and the Cannondale Any...
  2. Chris Bryson

    Hybrid Bikes

    Hi all A bit of help please. I,m considering buying a hybrid bike along the lines of a cannondale road warrior for general use. Something lighter than an Mountain bike but with the weight of a road bike (ish). I know I wont get the feather lightness of a true road bike but I want something thats...
  3. Chris Bryson

    Clipless pedals-mtb/road

    Hi Question from an aged thicky. Whats the benefit of single sided clipless pedals. I use an MTB and a road bike both with spd,s. I have a pair of road "Look" pedals but find them far more difficult to clip into than the double sided spd,s and I am able to wear and walk in the same shoes on both...
  4. Chris Bryson

    Gearing

    Hi can anyone help with a tech questions regarding gears. I have a peugeot professionnel which I only use for excercise, its in mint condition , a bit dated but is does for what I want. I am getting on in years and have difficulty getting up hills. The current gearing set up is 52/42 front and...
  5. Chris Bryson

    Look Cleat Colours

    :confused: Hi All I,m am aged thick newbie who has just started cycling again after a long number of years and I am am a bit confused by things that wern't invented many years ago. What do the different colours on look cleats mean?. I see ads on e-bay for road pedals where the cleat colour is...
  6. Chris Bryson

    VP Pedals

    :confused: Help VP M30 road pedals SPD cleats Are these compatible with spd cleats-the manufactueres says yes , a dutch cycling site says no. I dont want to butcher a pair of shimano SPD shoes to find the cleats don,t fit. Any bright ideas-buy the way I have bought the pedals but I have not...