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10-14-20, 12:42 PM
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Posted By Wildwood

Stripped and cleaned yesterday, touch up paint...

Stripped and cleaned yesterday, touch up paint this morning. Will sit for a few days. Then wax and rebuild. Will get new narrow Soma rando bar, black stem, Holdsworth branded crank (Holdsworth...
10-12-20, 04:55 PM
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Views: 323,084
Posted By brandenjs

That was close to what he said. I think the quote...

That was close to what he said. I think the quote was "I'll never be able to keep up with my friends with those shifters....." Had to remind him that's all there was for a long time and many Tour De...
10-12-20, 02:06 PM
Replies: 274
Views: 11,980
Posted By krakhaus

I'm a little late to the party, but with all the...

I'm a little late to the party, but with all the ridiculous pricing on used bikes around here, I didn't think I'd find a project, until yesterday.
I picked up this beat up Nishiki Sport on Offerup...
10-12-20, 12:19 PM
Replies: 274
Views: 11,980
Posted By Andy_K

That's a good looking bike, and I like the tire...

That's a good looking bike, and I like the tire choice.
10-12-20, 11:34 AM
Replies: 937
Views: 92,003
Posted By steelbikeguy

yep, I always do what I can to not get in their...

yep, I always do what I can to not get in their way. They are busy at work, trying to feed the family, while I'm just out enjoying some recreation.

ah yes... the crop sprayers with the tall wheels...
10-12-20, 08:51 AM
Replies: 274
Views: 11,980
Posted By obrentharris

57 kilometers yesterday puts me over 100. A warm,...

57 kilometers yesterday puts me over 100. A warm, breezy ride out onto the Point Reyes Peninsula.

https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Bike-Rides/i-c8vShkM/0/4a75e60f/XL/IMG_0225-XL.jpg

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10-12-20, 04:25 AM
Replies: 2,759
Views: 654,404
Posted By KenNC

1972 Raleigh Competition before: ...

1972 Raleigh Competition before:

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10-11-20, 06:52 PM
Replies: 937
Views: 92,003
Posted By stardognine

How about a Bianchi in front of the world-famous...

How about a Bianchi in front of the world-famous ďdrive-thruĒ tree, in Leggitt, CA? I rode through it, but didnít trust anyone else with my phone, to take a pic of that, lol. 😁

Iím in Del Norte...
10-10-20, 04:25 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,010
Posted By Kapurnicus

Done! (Except handlebar tape. Just been wearing...

Done! (Except handlebar tape. Just been wearing gloves haha, Iíll get it on there). Took 8 months. Thanks for all the help everyone. It feels great to be on the road again! Itís all adjusted, tuned,...
10-10-20, 10:40 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,104
Posted By branko_76

I was off of work for a few months when covid hit...

I was off of work for a few months when covid hit the states. I spent a good portion of that time restoring and selling some classic, but lower end bikes than your Peugeot. It was time well spent...
10-09-20, 02:49 PM
Replies: 7,530
Views: 1,955,549
Posted By styggno1

Substituting the old black Ritchey tires and the...

Substituting the old black Ritchey tires and the LX cranks with Panaracer Smoke and Dart tires and an XT crank saved 610 grams. Going from 12,18 kg to 11,57. Still got some potential with inner tubes...
10-09-20, 09:22 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 328
Posted By ScottRiqui

And a few more pics: ...

And a few more pics:
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10-09-20, 09:02 AM
Replies: 937
Views: 92,003
Posted By steelbikeguy

The weather has been great lately, with sunny...

The weather has been great lately, with sunny skies, moderate temperatures and minimal wind. It seemed like an ideal time to get out for an evening ride and take a few photos.

There hasn't been...
10-08-20, 09:35 PM
Replies: 7,530
Views: 1,955,549
Posted By DQRider

WooHoo! Road Trip!

I'm driving down to Iowa City from Saint Paul, MN to pick up this:

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1983 Trek 850 "Rough Terrain Bike"- with all original components, which I will remove and keep...
10-08-20, 06:04 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,576
Posted By kross57

Univega and Nishiki both sold well-made bikes...

Univega and Nishiki both sold well-made bikes that are less well known, less desirable and cheaper than many vintage makers. A good one is a bargain. Also Centurion.
10-07-20, 08:06 PM
Replies: 58,551
Views: 8,569,377
Posted By sheddle

Some rust, and definitely looks like a service...

Some rust, and definitely looks like a service job, but this is still excellent for a Super Vitus Peugeot
Peugeot triathlon road bike - $130 (Port Orchard)...
10-06-20, 05:43 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 702
Posted By due ruote

I let one of those go a couple years ago. Same...

I let one of those go a couple years ago. Same story. Buyer drove 6 hours to get it and was so psyched he insisted on giving me more than my asking. It makes letting go so much easier when the buyer...
10-06-20, 01:50 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 851
Posted By Happy Feet

Thanks T-Mar, I was going to tag you at some...

Thanks T-Mar, I was going to tag you at some point to ask about the rims and derailer. I thought they were as you describe and have sets very similar, if not the same. Intentionally going back to NOS...
10-06-20, 01:23 PM
10-06-20, 10:26 AM
Replies: 9,340
Views: 906,272
Posted By Phil_gretz

'87 Cleaned Up Enough to Test Ride

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Okay, I replaced the chain, cleaned the rear and front derailleurs, and...
10-06-20, 08:33 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 315
Posted By T-Mar

Still no serial number.:( Pictures would else...

Still no serial number.:( Pictures would else have helped. I guess the desperation has dissipated.

Regardless, why would someone with photographic (eidetic) memory need to reference a catalogue...
10-06-20, 07:33 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,310
Posted By DMC707

Nitto makes good stuff - there is a chance it...

Nitto makes good stuff - there is a chance it is a 25.4 diameter as well, so i'd verify before doing too much shopping, -- but i ordered a new Nitto from Soma and it is nice -----
10-05-20, 07:53 PM
Replies: 7,530
Views: 1,955,549
Posted By victorm

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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Agreed great riding tire. My 92 Stumpy currently under resto but 2.3 in front with...
10-05-20, 07:42 PM
Replies: 7,530
Views: 1,955,549
Posted By DorkDisk

I have, I think, 5 pairs so far. They are light,...

I have, I think, 5 pairs so far. They are light, fast, and keep the intended BB height of old MTBs. I've had good luck with them in mud, gravel, dirt, and roads. I highly recommend them; keep buying...
10-05-20, 06:50 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,039
Posted By ascherer

Sometimes the old guys will surprise you. I'm...

Sometimes the old guys will surprise you. I'm soon due to achieve a level of impending maturity that the Beatles once alluded to in a song...y'all can do the math.

2 seasons back I was on a trail...
10-05-20, 06:04 PM
Replies: 9,340
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Posted By Phil_gretz

1988?

This one followed me home tonight. My size with original bars included. This may get MicroShift R7s over the winter. Minimal wear on the rims.

You guys are a bad influence. Honestly....
10-05-20, 05:33 PM
Replies: 7,530
Views: 1,955,549
Posted By thorstein

I'm on my second year using the same 2.15" DTH...

I'm on my second year using the same 2.15" DTH tires on my '84 Stumpjumper, & I agree, they're great. I've done road, gravel, & single-track with no complaints....
10-05-20, 05:26 PM
Replies: 7,530
Views: 1,955,549
Posted By Korina

Maxxis DTHs are da bomb! I'm riding 26"x2.15" and...

Maxxis DTHs are da bomb! I'm riding 26"x2.15" and they're squishy and grippy and no flats so far. For more options, there's a thread for that...
10-05-20, 02:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 202
Posted By Cycle Tourist

Peugeot PFN10 year confused

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10-05-20, 12:05 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,039
Posted By johnbobey

I bought a damn bike!

So after some wheeling and dealing, I got that mid-80's Miyata 1000 for $375 shipped from TN. That's the bike I'll start getting less fat on, and then start planning my rando build. I'm off and...
10-04-20, 07:43 PM
Replies: 3,648
Views: 323,084
Posted By brandenjs

It must have been Impact work week. I finished...

It must have been Impact work week. I finished mine up on Wednesday and took it out to the D&L Trail near Jim Thorpe Pa. over the weekend. Really liking the black chrome plating on these. Fun bikes!...
10-04-20, 06:39 PM
Replies: 1,202
Views: 257,073
Posted By schundog

thanks! Mine is a 1997.

thanks! Mine is a 1997.
10-04-20, 05:45 PM
Replies: 7,530
Views: 1,955,549
Posted By DorkDisk

91 Stumpjumper Comp

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10-04-20, 02:35 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,318
Posted By madpogue

Why? Um, wheels aren't free.

Why? Um, wheels aren't free.
10-04-20, 02:23 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,318
Posted By biggs682

They just ride so well

They just ride so well
10-04-20, 11:46 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,135
Posted By Classtime

Grabbed it. I was worried about what looked like...

Grabbed it. I was worried about what looked like rust on the fork blades up near the crown. Turns out to be only grease👍 I'm curious why dddd suggests a soak before removing components because I...
10-04-20, 10:24 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 548
Posted By T-Mar

These days, the trend among C&V members is to fit...

These days, the trend among C&V members is to fit the widest possible tyre. It certainly makes sense for commuting, when the wider tyres can be run with slightly slight pressure, making them more...
10-04-20, 08:19 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,135
Posted By nlerner

If the seatpost and stem aren’t seized, you’re...

If the seatpost and stem aren’t seized, you’re good to go.
10-04-20, 04:07 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 427
Posted By sloar

I'm not normally a Schwinn guy, but I've heard...

I'm not normally a Schwinn guy, but I've heard that these were nice riders and I've been scouting them out. For some reason this model is always over priced by several hundreds of dollars, I got very...
10-04-20, 02:21 AM
Replies: 274
Views: 11,980
Posted By Unca_Sam

Supercourse Fondo A Go-Go, or

100km in one shot!

Yesterday morning, I woke up before dawn, checked my tire pressure, pulled on my kit, ate a bowl of oatmeal, and met a couple friends to ride 100km....
10-04-20, 12:34 AM
Replies: 7,530
Views: 1,955,549
Posted By Wilbur76

Bullmoose bars are going upwards of $200 on ebay...

Bullmoose bars are going upwards of $200 on ebay so you got a hell of a find.
10-03-20, 08:36 PM
Replies: 58,551
Views: 8,569,377
Posted By Clang

Centurion Ironman Expert - $145 (LONGMONT, CO) ...

Centurion Ironman Expert - $145 (LONGMONT, CO)
https://denver.craigslist.org/bik/d/longmont-vintage-road-bike-cheap/7207493893.html
...
10-03-20, 08:33 PM
Replies: 7,530
Views: 1,955,549
Posted By DQRider

IMHO, you are already starting with a better...

IMHO, you are already starting with a better frame and fork than any of the Rockhopper series would offer. Kit it out with some nice, period Deore XT and what you would have rivals the early...
10-03-20, 01:52 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,408
Posted By polymorphself

Ah! Looks black on my screen! I considered the...

Ah! Looks black on my screen! I considered the olive but idk how green bag on green bike sits with me.
10-03-20, 04:53 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,448
Posted By KenNC

Well this project got back-burnered for awhile,...

Well this project got back-burnered for awhile, but wrapped it up and had the bike out for its maiden voyage yesterday. Decided to bring it back close to original after I lucked into a wheelset with...
10-02-20, 08:53 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,408
Posted By Mike from Iowa

That's a Carradice Nelson Longflap...

That's a Carradice Nelson Longflap (https://www.carradice.co.uk/bags/saddlebags/originals-nelson-longflap-saddlebag). I've had it 10 years. It used to be my bag on my daily commuter, it holds tools,...
10-02-20, 08:15 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 674
Posted By polymorphself

Oh, they do. Itís possible you havenít been with...

Oh, they do. Itís possible you havenít been with us long enough yet. Hereís a thread that is 9 years strong and 41 pages and counting dedicated to vintage Fujis:...
10-02-20, 06:31 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,408
Posted By bnewberry

Chair or grill, no big deal. The downtube mounted...

Chair or grill, no big deal. The downtube mounted growler is what captured my eye!
10-01-20, 10:24 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,408
Posted By Mike from Iowa

2 Day Vintage Loaded Tour

I did a two day tour last week and rode from my home in Iowa City to my in-laws in Rock Island, Illinois, a trip I've wanted to do for years. I loaded up the '86 Raleigh Aleyska and left Thursday at...
10-01-20, 08:30 PM
Replies: 2,759
Views: 654,404
Posted By polymorphself

Most recent: ...

Most recent:


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