I can say that the Wahoo Kickr is the best trainer I've ever owned, and I've owned a few of them. Easy to remove a bike on and off and no tensioning of the tire needed. Great product.
But, a second rear wheel is really the least expensive and still user friendly option. It's the way I did it for years. I had an aftermarket wheelset for my roadbike and used the OEM wheel as the trainer wheel. Seemed to work well. But...a second bike. Who could fault that? N+1!!! On Thursday, February 22, 2018 at 6:55:41 AM UTC-6, ted wrote: > I'd suggest getting a second rear wheel built with the same rim and hub > and cassette. Just swapping the wheel is much less trouble than changing > the tire, and one wheel and a cassette is much less expensive and takes up > a lot less room than another bike. Alternatively, there are fancy trainers > that replace the rear wheel (e.g. Wahoo Kicker). Though they are expensive > as trainers go, I think they're cheaper than a new Rivendell, and might > make your trainer time more enjoyable too. > > If you do go the second bike route, I think it's the new one that ends up > on the trainer. What with shorter daylight, puddles and whatnot, your Homer > is going to be what you want on the road in your use case. > -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to rbw-owners-bunch+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To post to this group, send email to email@example.com. Visit this group at https://groups.google.com/group/rbw-owners-bunch. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout.