Redcording Heart rate from another heart rate monitor

Redcording Heart rate from another heart rate monitor

Postby aob » Mon Apr 16, 2012 1:51 am

This morning I rode into work and forgot my HR monitor at home.
I noticed after uploading to Strava, that it was recording a HR from a mates HR monitor.

Should this happen? I thought once it was paired it shouldn't get interference from another user?

http://app.strava.com/rides/6816870

Rgds,
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Re: Redcording Heart rate from another heart rate monitor

Postby Velocomp » Mon Apr 16, 2012 7:04 am

I'm very surprised by this. Your HR code should be "locked" in to your own strap.

Do you use your iBike HR strap? Has it worked for you previously?
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Re: Redcording Heart rate from another heart rate monitor

Postby aob » Mon Apr 16, 2012 7:51 pm

Hi John,

Thanks for your reply. Yes, I use the HR strap almost every other ride and seems to work fine.
I use a Garmin ANT+ HR strap, my mates HR monitor is also a Garmin.

I will see if I can reproduce this issue, I'm only guessing that the interference is coming from the other HR strap.
The reason I think it's his HR strap, you will notice the first 20mins of the ride there was no HR at all, this is where I was riding solo to meet up with him.

Thanks,
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Re: Redcording Heart rate from another heart rate monitor

Postby Velocomp » Tue Apr 17, 2012 8:23 am

Which app were you using--iBike app or iBike Coach app?
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