Bike Forums - Search Results

Go Back  Bike Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

Notices
Search: Posts Made By: M1T
Showing results 1 to 20 of 20
Search took 0.01 seconds.
06-29-20, 07:27 PM
Replies: 954
Views: 202,130
Posted By M1T

They're both still in transit... the Tecno from...

They're both still in transit... the Tecno from the motherland, and the SP from Bend, OR. From the photo's, both look to be in excellent shape, so I'll ride them both and make a decision wrt to...
06-29-20, 07:18 AM
Replies: 3,089
Views: 301,027
Posted By M1T

Speaking from recent experience, they work. I had...

Speaking from recent experience, they work. I had a rear wheel malfunction 6 days ago on a very benign stretch of rural flat road and launched like a missile headfirst into a road sign. Hit it...
06-28-20, 07:06 PM
Replies: 954
Views: 202,130
Posted By M1T

But for that bargain price, it came with...

But for that bargain price, it came with authentic Italian dust, cobwebs from one of the rarest spiders in Italy, as well as those stunning chainrings. I'll give most of it to you if you're...
06-28-20, 06:58 PM
Replies: 954
Views: 202,130
Posted By M1T

Thank you very much for the detailed answer....

Thank you very much for the detailed answer. Description saved!
06-28-20, 06:55 PM
Replies: 954
Views: 202,130
Posted By M1T

Agreed... Have a couple US of A frames that need...

Agreed... Have a couple US of A frames that need to be built up and Dura Ace would work. Just scored a 1990 super clean SP with a wild, almost perfect paint job off CL for a bargain price, so I'm 2...
06-18-20, 07:09 PM
Replies: 954
Views: 202,130
Posted By M1T

eBay Purchase... verifying that it is a Tecno

Just purchased a Tommasini Tecno "I think" off eBay from a seller in Italy. Judging from the photo's, it appears to be in great shape frame/paint-wise. Full Dura Ace, etc. The only concern is the...
12-16-19, 10:19 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,753
Posted By M1T

Thanks... clean, de-rust, go easy, and wax for...

Thanks... clean, de-rust, go easy, and wax for now... I didn't realize what I had here. This frame will be treated with the respect it deserves. Thanks to everyone who read and commented...
12-04-19, 08:01 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,753
Posted By M1T

All of this helps! Thanks for posting all the...

All of this helps! Thanks for posting all the photo's. Some really nice examples out there... The CB pic is especially helpful in terms of a likely similar pre-condition.

I'm going to stay away...
12-04-19, 09:58 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,753
Posted By M1T

Thank you all for the thoughts and comments. ...

Thank you all for the thoughts and comments. After reading them all, I'll keep cleaning, and see where it takes the frame.

Part of the post was born from the frustration of hours of careful...
12-03-19, 11:23 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,753
Posted By M1T

Despite having worked in the the tech industry...

Despite having worked in the the tech industry forever, not sure how this posting stuff works on this forum! My original words were truncated, then photo's showed up. But at least after 2-3 days of...
12-03-19, 11:18 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,753
Posted By M1T

Clean and wax, or strip and paint? 1951 Carlton Massed Start

Bought this 1951 Carlton Massed Start for cheap, but it has some neat decals (transfers) and a Hans Orht of Beverly Hills shop sticker / decal that was covered and uncovered over time. My dilemma is...
Replies: 10
Views: 1,481
Posted By M1T

Good luck to you.

Good luck to you.
12-03-19, 11:02 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 28,780
Posted By M1T

Yes, all the time. But only if they're in front,...

Yes, all the time. But only if they're in front, which is not very often.
12-03-19, 10:47 PM
Replies: 3,089
Views: 301,027
Posted By M1T

Always wear a helmet.

Always wear a helmet.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-02-19, 11:16 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 6,459
Posted By M1T

The one you live in. Unless it's a town.

The one you live in. Unless it's a town.
12-02-19, 11:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,012
Posted By M1T

I agree

I agree
05-29-19, 08:58 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,946
Posted By M1T

hi- i have a 'racing' bike with period incorrect...

hi- i have a 'racing' bike with period incorrect wheels mounted currently. what year would you estimate these to be? thx- tony
Forum: Touring
03-11-18, 08:08 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 7,667
Posted By M1T

Mr Tall Tourist- maybe world traveling isn't a...

Mr Tall Tourist- maybe world traveling isn't a good activty for you? Perhaps stick to your house/ block/ neighborhood / city and wait till the end? At least you'll know what to expect?
03-10-18, 11:25 AM
Replies: 356
Views: 35,059
Posted By M1T

It takes courage and a good dose of humility to...

It takes courage and a good dose of humility to ask for this kind of help... From what I gather, Grant is a good guy and I hope for him and his employees' sake that this works. There's another guy...
Forum: Touring
03-09-18, 07:35 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 7,667
Posted By M1T

Couple of real-life observations... Chile is an...

Couple of real-life observations... Chile is an excellent place to tour. Very friendly people, high on the worldwide 'freedom index' (higher than the US). They tend to drive smaller cars than we...
Showing results 1 to 20 of 20


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information

Copyright © 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.