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    10 May 2013
  • Last Review
    2 October 2019
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    5 June 2015
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    19 January 2021
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    27 November 2013
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    27 November 2013
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fatmore's Reviews
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A unique tool to enable the precise installation of cleats on shoes ensuring maximum pedalling performance and comfort.
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
Avg 5 / 5 from
Simple but massive time saving.
Posted2 October 2019
fromWellingborough
Country : United Kingdom
Age : 45-54
Interest : Road Cyclist
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
" I clocked my local bike shop using one of these during my last bike fit, what a simple but fantastic product. I hate changing cleats as it takes me ages to get them back to a comfortable position. This tools simplifies that I had my new ones on within five minutes. Great find. "
Pros: Adjustable, Good Fit, High Quality
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 Elite Custom Race Bottle Cage
Elite Custom Race Bottle Cage
The number 1 bottle cage in the pro peloton, a true design classic which is also self-adjusting. These cages were used by over half the starting riders in the Tour De France, including Mark Cavendish, Thor Hushovd, Bradley Wiggins and Cadel Evans.
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
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Good cages
Posted27 July 2017
fromNorthampton, UK
Country : United Kingdom
Age : 35-44
Interest : Road Cyclist
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
" Good lightweight cages with enough colour variations to match any bike - (probably). Have them on several bikes and wouldn't consider any others "
Pros: Attractive, Great Value, Lightweight
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 Castelli Belgian Bootie 4
Castelli Belgian Bootie 4
A Belgian bootie with classic Castelli styling, featuring a double layer knit on the foot for increased protection and a high cut for full sock coverage. Designed to protect shoes and add a bit of extra warmth on your early autumn or spring rides.
 
Overall rating 
4 / 5
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Dont really see the point
Posted27 July 2017
fromNorthampton, UK
Country : United Kingdom
Age : 35-44
Interest : Road Cyclist
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
" Bit on an impulse buy whilst they were reduced to be honest. Think i've worn them twice since I brought them in April. Dont really see the point other than keeping your shoes clean - My Bad more than anything. If you wants socks on the outside of your shoes then go for it. "
Pros: Attractive, Comfortable
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 Udderly Smooth Chamois Cream (227g)
Udderly Smooth Chamois Cream (227g)
The thick consistency and moisturising formula of Udderly Smooth Chamois Cream (227g) keep friction away and make sure that you are always comfortable. Can be applied to either skin, chamois or both.
 
Overall rating 
3 / 5
Avg 3 / 5 from
Its okay but im not a fan
Posted27 July 2017
fromNorthampton, UK
Country : United Kingdom
Age : 35-44
Interest : Road Cyclist
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
" Its okay, tried it as an alternative to my go to brand of Assos but im not a fan. Found it a bit watery in comparison. "
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 Endura Movistar Team Race Mitts
Endura Movistar Team Race Mitts
Endura's Movistar Team Race Mitts as used by the Movistar pro riders. Providing supreme comfort for long days in the saddle.
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
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Good fit
Posted27 July 2017
fromNorthampton, UK
Country : United Kingdom
Age : 35-44
Interest : Road Cyclist
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
" Im not a team kit fan but wanted some tight fitting gloves with no padding and these were the best I could find. Great gloves, perfect for what I wanted them for and match my club kit colours. "
Pros: Comfortable, Good Fit, Lightweight
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The Elan 210 Carbonium is made from a Cordura material with 0.21 litres of storage for an inner tube and multi-tool. A simple hook and loop fitment means you can also switch it from bike to bike in seconds.
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
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Really tidy
Posted27 July 2017
fromNorthampton, UK
Country : United Kingdom
Age : 35-44
Interest : Road Cyclist
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
" These are greta little bags if you dont need to carry an entire tool box. Enough room for some levers, a tube, a gas bottle. Small enough to go in your pocket if you dont want it on your saddle. Great product. "
Pros: Attractive, Good Fit, Great Value, High Quality, Lightweight, Rugged, Versatile
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 Arena Cobra Mirror Racing Goggles
Arena Cobra Mirror Racing Goggles
The Arena Cobra Mirror goggle is packed with features and technology to help you reach your maximum potential in the water. Designed to protect your eyes against chlorine, UV rays, and even the kicks of other swimmers.
 
Overall rating 
4 / 5
Avg 4 / 5 from
Do the job
Posted27 July 2017
fromNorthampton, UK
Country : United Kingdom
Age : 35-44
Interest : Road Cyclist
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
" I'm just a recreational very occassional swimmer but wanted some decent goggles and these do the job. They fit well, dont suck my eyes out and dont leak. Bit pricey "
Pros: Adjustable, Attractive, Good Fit, High Quality
Cons: Expensive
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Reliable innertubes with a butyl rubber compound for lasting pressure retention. The Schwalbe Road Inner Tube undergoes a rigorous testing process to ensure consistently high performance.
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
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Durable lightweight tubes
Posted27 July 2017
fromNorthampton, UK
Country : United Kingdom
Age : 35-44
Interest : Road Cyclist
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
" Brought several of these as they matched the Schwalbe One tyres that I brought at the same time but haven't replaced themand im still on the first set. Roll well and would recomend "
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Overall rating 
5 / 5
Avg 5 / 5 from
Great tyres
Posted27 July 2017
fromNorthampton, UK
Country : United Kingdom
Age : 35-44
Interest : Road Cyclist
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
" Great tyres, roll well and dont recall having a puncture. Used during Spring Summer 17 "
Pros: Attractive, Comfortable, Lightweight
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An ultra fine mid weight merino base layer for effective insulation and natural technical performance in cool conditions. A warm, comfortable and versatile layering piece to see you through any season.
 
Overall rating 
5 / 5
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Warm vest
Posted27 July 2017
Quality 
5 / 5
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Value 
3 / 5
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Performance 
4 / 5
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Appearance 
4 / 5
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Fit / Size 
4 / 5
Avg 4 / 5 from
fromNorthampton, UK
Country : United Kingdom
Age : 35-44
Interest : Road Cyclist
Level : Regular
Gender : Male
" Warm and comfortable merino wool vest. Shrinks a little in the wash but not too much. "
Pros: Comfortable
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fatmore's Questions
 
The ultimate in road comfort and protection. The Endura D2Z Encapsulator suit is, quite simply, the best in the business.
 

Sizing

Hi Folks.

My waist would fit into the XS sizing (28") but my chest would fit into the S sizing (38"). What size would you recommend ?
2 months, 3 weeks ago
by
fatmore
WELLINGBOROUGH
 
This wireless unit allows for free communication between shifters and smartphones giving new ease and simplicity.
 

Internal Fixing

Can this be fitted internally perhaps in a seat post or handlebars?
9 months ago
by
fatmore
Northampton, UK
 
A first for Shimano, this model is equipped with an integrated power meter with Bluetooth and ANT+ connectivity, providing you with in-depth power data to help to analyse and improve your performance.
 

Chainrings

Can Ultegra 6800 / DuraAce 9100 chain rings be used on this Powermeter?
1 year, 8 months ago
by
fatmore
Wellingborough
 
 Look Keo Blade
Look Keo Blade
The Look Keo Blade brings together all the benefits of a blade pedal: crisper engagement when clipping in and out, better foot support for more security,an aerodynamic shape and a low weight (compared to a conventional spring system).
 

Weight of pedals

Whats the weight of these pedals please?
3 years, 2 months ago
by
fatmore
Northampton, UK
 
 Sidi Wire Carbon Vernice Road Shoes
Sidi Wire Carbon Vernice Road Shoes
The Sidi Wire Carbon Vernice features pro-level technology for comfort and fit
 

Plastic coating

These shoes look a bit 'plasticy' and I'm concerned about how long they would last if scraped along concrete during a fall / crash. Do Sidi offer crash replacement?
3 years, 11 months ago
by
fatmore
Northampton, UK
 
 Garmin Edge 500 Blue with Heart Rate and Cadence
Garmin Edge 500 Blue with Heart Rate and Cadence
Designed for performance cyclists, Edge 500 is small and lightweight. It tracks speed, distance, GPS position and elevation, so you can get the most from your training and racing. Bundle includes HRM, Speed and Cadence sensors.
 

Heart Rate Monitor

Will a Polar H7 Heart Rate monitor work with this device?
5 years, 10 months ago
by
fatmore
Northampton, UK
 
fatmore's Answers
 
 Schwalbe Durano Plus Performance Folding Road Tyre 2014
Schwalbe Durano Plus Performance Folding Road Tyre 2014
Maximum puncture protection for race machines!
 

Winter Riding

Is this tyres suitable for winter riding, if not any suggestions, I'm after a tyre with great puncture protection like these or marathon plus that are good for winter cycling.
Definitely, very thick and have some tread
7 years, 4 months ago
by
fatmore
Northampton, UK