resistance is hard for the first few pedals

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taz5176
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resistance is hard for the first few pedals

Postby taz5176 » Sat Jan 13, 2018 5:44 pm

hi all

i just purchased a direto after hearing lots of good stuffs about it, it's my first interactive trainer, was using fluid trainer.

got on the trainer and start pedaling, resistance felt high but was like normal after some pedaling. is this normal?

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Re: resistance is hard for the first few pedals

Postby shashimate95577 » Mon Oct 08, 2018 10:51 am

Great post...

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Re: resistance is hard for the first few pedals

Postby Elite Admin S » Mon Oct 08, 2018 11:33 am

The flywheel of Direto is very heavy, so when you start pedaling you have to opposite it's force.
After a couple of pedals, thank you to inertia, the pedaling should become rapidly very smooth.
We suggest to start the training using a short gear.

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