Recent content by Vikingblod

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    KATHMANDU HYBRID PRO 625 - Smartphone Hub Upgrade

    I use my bike mostly for exploring vs commuting. I ordered the Smartphone Hub several months ago but because of availability only got it recently and got it installed. First there is not much information available on how to install it with respect to what has to be removed. In the end it's...
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    My new bike: 2020 Cube Kathmandu Hybrid Pro 625

    The seat is definitely not fluffy, I find it sturdy, firm but forgiving (no hard spots). I am 60 and it works well for me.
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    My new bike: 2020 Cube Kathmandu Hybrid Pro 625

    Any bike can be as relaxing as you like. I am usually having to much fun to relax. Regarding comfort, I find it very comfortable for long rides which is related to the balloon tires, front suspension, seat post and gel seat. I seldom wear biking shorts on this bike like I always do on my road...
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    My new bike: 2020 Cube Kathmandu Hybrid Pro 625

    I got the ABUS Granit XPLUS based on the reviews and testing. It's pricey but so was the bike. Only challenge was finding a spot to mount it. The seat down tube was to big for the mount provided. So ended up putting it on the rear rack. So far so good. Having the Pinlocks and this lock makes me...
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    My new bike: 2020 Cube Kathmandu Hybrid Pro 625

    By the looks of it (pics) it’s the same as mine. I replaced the quick release skewers with pin locks, it was quick and easy. I bought the set so also replaced the seat post quick release as well. if in doubt simply remove one.
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    My new bike: 2020 Cube Kathmandu Hybrid Pro 625

    Daan, Is the top speed of the speedchip only 35km/h? Here in Canada assistance stops at 32km/h, which is pretty quick when on busy bike paths as your passing most other riders. The bike is so stable and smooth so there are times you want to go faster, so I find myself pedaling the bike around...
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    My new bike: 2020 Cube Kathmandu Hybrid Pro 625

    Congratulations on your purchase. I have only charged my bike 2 times and in both cases the display turns off when fully charged. When I turn it on it shows 5 bars. I have over 200 km on it, battery life is great but I am not doing as many hills as you are and I typically will ride in 10 C and...
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    My new bike: 2020 Cube Kathmandu Hybrid Pro 625

    I bought the same bike in the 63" frame as I am 6' 3", 2 weeks ago as well. Had it shipped from Bow Cycle in Calgary to Toronto it arrived 5 days later. I assembled it myself, pretty easy, but did have a problem with the lower headset bearing that got damaged during shipment. Bow Cycle is...