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Old 12-23-12, 07:47
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Anyone got any recommendations for getting a cycle computer? Would be using it for touring and training. Thanks.
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Anyone got any recommendations for getting a cycle computer? Would be using it for touring and training. Thanks.
Cateye. Wired and simple to wireless and ANT compatible and all in between.
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I have two Trek Incite (either 6i or 8i) computers. They are OK except for one irritating feature; I have to manually start them at the start of a ride or after a coffee stop. They do not start automatically.

Next buy I will buy another make.
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Cheers for the advice guys. Looking at Cateye or a Garmin. Someone else mentioned the cadence being all he looks at to know if he is in the wrong gear.
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for my new years resolution I took all computers off all my bikes and the last week has been the most enjoyable riding in a long time.

see average speed thread also.
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for my new years resolution I took all computers off all my bikes and the last week has been the most enjoyable riding in a long time.

see average speed thread also.
Even better: put the Garmin in the back pocket and download it at the end of a week.
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for my new years resolution I took all computers off all my bikes and the last week has been the most enjoyable riding in a long time.

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Wow. You are a dare devil.
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for my new years resolution I took all computers off all my bikes and the last week has been the most enjoyable riding in a long time.

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So how many miles did you ride this week
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For cycle touring a GPS Computer like a Garmin 800 or the new 810 can be a saviour for touring in unfamiliar areas. It can route you.
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Agree with Master50, GPS computers are excellent for touring in unfamiliar areas. Really like my Garmin 705. Do like the idea of going computer less though!
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