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10-18-20, 01:26 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,049
Posted By noglider

Are you serious? I can't tell. I used my Brother...

Are you serious? I can't tell. I used my Brother P-Touch label maker.
10-18-20, 11:03 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 690
Posted By clubman

I've had similar issues with my exage aero levers...

I've had similar issues with my exage aero levers and canti's. The adjusters allow you to dial in the gap to an optimal amount, usually close. Then micro adjustments for cable stretch, pad wear, even...
10-15-20, 06:01 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 575
Posted By nomadmax

Can't touch this....

Can't touch this....
10-15-20, 05:51 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 575
Posted By scozim

Ok, now that was hilarious

Ok, now that was hilarious
10-15-20, 02:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 335
Posted By clubman

I'd been looking for a Cyclone 3 pulley spring...

I'd been looking for a Cyclone 3 pulley spring and eventually found a match with a short cage Sprint 6 speed model. I had pulled apart 3 others first.
It didn't seem worth the effort afterwards.
10-14-20, 09:00 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 159
Posted By SpeedofLite

Road Test/Bike Review (1985) Buyers Guide -- 5 Sport Touring Models

Ooof.
I just ran into the 1985 Buyers' Guide.
It contains road tests/reviews of 24 featured models, and a table of specifications for many 1985 bikes.
Categories are sport touring, loaded...
10-13-20, 07:55 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 144
Posted By Dolanarc1

Dunlop Double Action Pump

I would like to refurbish this Dunlop pump.

Curious if anyone has information where to get the gaskets for inside.

Cheers ...
10-12-20, 09:10 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 237
Posted By IBJoel

Even as an admin, I have them. It is...

Even as an admin, I have them. It is unfortunately a result of the gallery being not technically part of the forum.
10-12-20, 08:58 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 570
Posted By bargo68

Point taken. I agree I might have been a bit...

Point taken. I agree I might have been a bit broad in the examples I gave. I should probably have just pointed out the difference between a modern tig-welded Taiwanese frame and a vintage hand-brazed...
10-11-20, 07:07 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 3,311
Posted By northbend

Do you own or seek to own just one bike? If not...

Do you own or seek to own just one bike? If not then that is what your other bike(s) are for. I'd use the LHT for it's intended purpose. They are great bikes for serious long distance touring. Out on...
10-11-20, 06:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 244
Posted By bulgie

It might just be "A", but I bet it is "AV"...

It might just be "A", but I bet it is "AV" (avant, meaning front) with the V disappearing in the small brass fillet. Do the rears have "AR" (arriere)?

I've never seen them bent like that, and I...
10-11-20, 09:21 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 570
Posted By bargo68

I think that's a sideways move at best. If you're...

I think that's a sideways move at best. If you're looking for a different feeling ride and still want all the braze-ons for racks, try a vintage (late 70's into the 80's) Japanese sports tourer....
10-10-20, 09:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 505
Posted By wgscott

I agree. That is absolutely an atrocity. It...

I agree. That is absolutely an atrocity. It should read:

"The administrator has restricted use of the private message system to members with fewer than 10 posts."
10-10-20, 11:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 310
Posted By alcjphil

I don't think so, but it was painted to match the...

I don't think so, but it was painted to match the rest of the bike.
10-10-20, 10:14 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 875
Posted By davester

Only if they can prove that you are the one who...

Only if they can prove that you are the one who wielded the file.
10-10-20, 09:52 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 1,409
Posted By BFisher

I'm cracking up. :roflmao2:

I'm cracking up. :roflmao2:
10-10-20, 09:28 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 1,409
Posted By juvela

----- The Helyett marque has an interesting...

-----

The Helyett marque has an interesting origin. It comes from an operetta of 1891 called Miss Helyett. The lady's face wering a bonnet seen on the head emblem is the likeness of actress...
10-10-20, 08:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 310
Posted By alcjphil

I bought mine as a frame from the original owner...

I bought mine as a frame from the original owner who had it custom built for himself, According to him, it was built using Columbus SPX tubing which accounts for how stiff it is, it is very...
10-09-20, 03:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 505
Posted By tyrion

This kind of attitude could get you a suspension.

This kind of attitude could get you a suspension.
10-08-20, 03:28 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,576
Posted By RobbieTunes

NO bike is under-rated at Budget Bike Center.

NO bike is under-rated at Budget Bike Center.
10-07-20, 03:01 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,431
Posted By GMS

Looks like the Stronglight roller bearing...

Looks like the Stronglight roller bearing headset. I have 4 720s all with roller bearings.
10-04-20, 06:58 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 193
Posted By MaroHer

Hello again Thx for this deep explanation! And...

Hello again
Thx for this deep explanation! And I'm happy that You put this in thread, it is interesting for all who llike an old tourer IMHO.
​​​​​​​MaroHer
10-03-20, 04:37 PM
10-02-20, 10:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 422
Posted By badger_biker

Well there must not be anything in SE WI if Dave...

Well there must not be anything in SE WI if Dave doesnít know of it😊. I totally agree on the Fuji color with the gold accents.
10-02-20, 10:02 PM
Replies: 2,262
Views: 217,020
Posted By Jeff Wills

Thankfully he is recovering: ...

Thankfully he is recovering:
https://sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/2020/10/02/zogg-fire-orphaned-mountain-lion-cub-treated-oakland-zoo-burns-captain-cal/
10-02-20, 09:56 PM
Replies: 2,262
Views: 217,020
Posted By wgscott

We haven't had one of these for awhile: ...

We haven't had one of these for awhile:


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This...
10-02-20, 03:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 347
Posted By T-Mar

Link to OP's photo album. They're non-drive side,...

Link to OP's photo album. They're non-drive side, so no direct photo assist. :p

https://www.bikeforums.net/g/album/19327951
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, 09:09 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 3,558
Posted By RobbieTunes

I rummaged through some old toolboxes. Found a...

I rummaged through some old toolboxes.
Found a Silca thread-on Presta head, brass. 3-barb connector.
Found a two-opening head (Presta and Shrader) attached to a short length of hose.
I also have...
10-01-20, 07:17 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 773
Posted By imcorn

Never seen/heard of the Kelly take offs, but they...

Never seen/heard of the Kelly take offs, but they seem like the exact same idea. I'll keep these on an ebay notification to stash, haha.

I've seen those Diacompe Wing Shifters before, I had no...
09-28-20, 02:34 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 903
Posted By 52telecaster

Long lost bike I wanted bitd... Raleigh touring 14

Long lost bike I wanted bitd...

I briefly worked at Illinois Cycle many years ago when i was broke and had a young family. While there I coveted a Raleigh Touring 14. It seemed like a ticket to...
09-25-20, 09:24 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,150
Posted By DQRider

!

Ding-ding-ding...Give that man a Cee-Gar!

Exactly what I was thinking. Tomorrow, I may choose another bike for a different ride, and decide that I made exactly the right choice! It's like being...
09-25-20, 10:34 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 600
Posted By Steel Charlie

It needed a longer chain anyway. Just as well...

It needed a longer chain anyway. Just as well someone else has to deal with that - right?
09-25-20, 07:03 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,279
Posted By GMS

My 1st computer 1970s. RCA 1802 VIP. Enter...

My 1st computer 1970s. RCA 1802 VIP. Enter programs in hex and store to a cassette. Hand wired a 2K static memory board. Built a ccd light pen and wrote a program to play tic-tac-toe by pointing to...
09-25-20, 04:23 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,279
Posted By paulkal

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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My old Compaq Portable III, it spend the last 25 years in the attic.
Last night...
09-24-20, 06:51 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,150
Posted By P!N20

You mean, you have a favorite, but you don't tell...

You mean, you have a favorite, but you don't tell anyone. :p
09-24-20, 06:48 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,150
Posted By seedsbelize

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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1980 Trek 414. It no longer has that hammock of a saddle.
Oddly,...
09-24-20, 11:55 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,150
Posted By SJX426

For some, this is no surprise, it is the De Rosa...

For some, this is no surprise, it is the De Rosa Pro.
it is the right size and color. Close to the right fit. Shifts like a dream, rides as well or better than any other. Stops incredibly well and...
09-24-20, 11:27 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,150
Posted By squirtdad

my favorite is typically my current 'niceest"...

my favorite is typically my current 'niceest" bike

I tend to ride the favorite for everything but "just throw a leg over the bike and go" errands

my current favorite is an 85 team miyata, wtih...
09-23-20, 07:37 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 985
Posted By conspiratemus1

I donít want to go to jail, or even 2-wk qítine...

I donít want to go to jail, or even 2-wk qítine when I cross back. Iíve got a 5-day-old grandson.
09-23-20, 04:36 PM
Replies: 2,262
Views: 217,020
Posted By tpadul

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Penelope ...
09-23-20, 02:17 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 681
Posted By hokiefyd

I just wanted to follow up here and say that I...

I just wanted to follow up here and say that I received a shipping notice from one of Panaracer's distributors on Monday and two fresh tires arrived by USPS at lunch time today. I mounted them and...
09-23-20, 10:00 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,115
Posted By noobinsf

“Don’t meet your heroes.”

“Don’t meet your heroes.”
09-23-20, 09:26 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,115
Posted By conspiratemus1

I have no nostalgia for the dentistry of my 1950s...

I have no nostalgia for the dentistry of my 1950s childhood, either. But at least we didn’t have anti-vaxxers then. Nobody died from opposition to water fluoridation. But boy were our teeth rotten....
09-23-20, 06:58 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,115
Posted By Murray Missile

Nostalgia vs. reality.

When I was a kid back in 1963 I got a shiny red Murray Missile for my 8th birthday and I have many great memories of that bike. Hence my choice of user name. I have long thought it would be great...
09-22-20, 07:31 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,476
Posted By TLaurent

Thx P!N20 . I have another 5 posts or so before...

Thx P!N20 . I have another 5 posts or so before bf will allow me to share a photo.
09-19-20, 05:44 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,654
Posted By merziac

And especially if not just aesthetic. ...

And especially if not just aesthetic.

Omission is always suspect. ;)

And once you've been here for awhile should not happen IMO.
09-19-20, 05:27 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,654
Posted By nlerner

For the same reason you start so many threads.

For the same reason you start so many threads.
09-19-20, 05:25 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,654
Posted By Salamandrine

That's what I though when I read that. Jealousy?...

That's what I though when I read that. Jealousy? Are you effin kidding me? I don't give a rat's ass about that middle of the line Nishiki someone bought on craigslist. If there is a potential safety...
09-19-20, 03:08 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,654
Posted By Salamandrine

There are a lot of bent forks out there. Many...

There are a lot of bent forks out there. Many times when people say that fork looks bent, it's because it is.
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