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10-17-19, 03:14 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 980
Posted By jdawginsc

It doesn't, but there is a sticker that refers to...

It doesn't, but there is a sticker that refers to Squadra Corse. I assumed it was legitimate, but also wasn't sure with all of the Columbus stickers about the frame.
10-15-19, 11:19 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 848
Posted By jdawginsc

I am leaning cup and cone and getting a different...

I am leaning cup and cone and getting a different crankset. I had bought the Dura Ace 7700 stuff from Brewsmith, so my original plan to go utilitarian got upgraded.

A mismatch of parts cranksets...
10-15-19, 10:52 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 980
Posted By jdawginsc

It's a squadra for sure. I think they were made...

It's a squadra for sure. I think they were made of TSX, which is what I assumed this one was. It might have been a funky year for outsourcing and a limited run.

I wanted it, but need to slow my...
10-14-19, 03:05 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 980
Posted By jdawginsc

Jdawg is glad someone here at least gets the...

Jdawg is glad someone here at least gets the gold...
10-14-19, 03:02 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 848
Posted By jdawginsc

Yep, it's Italian. NOt sure it got out of...

Yep, it's Italian. NOt sure it got out of alignment or if it was cut that way, but the sides don't match up squarely, even though the threads are perfect and solid.
10-14-19, 04:10 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 980
Posted By jdawginsc

It is sold apparently. Jdawg is happy...and...

It is sold apparently. Jdawg is happy...and sad...

Lack of bottom bracket braze on was one of the things that gave me pause...also the gaps in BB and HS, though facing would likely take care of...
10-14-19, 04:08 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 848
Posted By jdawginsc

Might have to...I was trying to keep the Dura Ace...

Might have to...I was trying to keep the Dura Ace 7700, and had gotten an Italian thread bottom bracket with Octalink. I'll have to go a bit older with the crank I guess.
10-13-19, 01:26 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 980
Posted By jdawginsc

https://www.ebay.com/itm/CADRE-CONCORDE-BLITZ-56CM...

https://www.ebay.com/itm/CADRE-CONCORDE-BLITZ-56CM-VINTAGE-BIKE-FRAME-VGC/254385204563?_trkparms=aid%3D111001%26algo%3DREC.SEED%26ao%3D1%26asc%3D20160908131621%26meid%3Db9f6a5a8320c46e98a062171b099b14...
10-13-19, 01:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 394
Posted By jdawginsc

Thought I had a 26.0 Nuovo record two bolt, but...

Thought I had a 26.0 Nuovo record two bolt, but it seems it is a 26.4... oops.
10-13-19, 12:26 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,969
Posted By jdawginsc

For the record, that is an awesome site. Many a...

For the record, that is an awesome site. Many a problem solved there.
10-13-19, 11:03 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 980
Posted By jdawginsc

He has. And he is slightly regretting the Faggin...

He has. And he is slightly regretting the Faggin bargain he jumped on a month ago since it cleared his bank account for bike stuff...
10-13-19, 11:01 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,969
Posted By jdawginsc

The world is...

The world is crashing!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!.....................................
10-13-19, 09:10 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 848
Posted By jdawginsc

Sooo....after cleaning threads and using my...

Sooo....after cleaning threads and using my little slotted cup tool, I was able to thread it all the way in, then another 1/4 inch or more. So I don't think it is binding on anything.

I think it...
10-13-19, 09:02 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 980
Posted By jdawginsc

It looks like they were put on over the clear...

It looks like they were put on over the clear coat.

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1600x1200/concorde_2_e22164a6cc863d483359b8a7fee94f922dc629f2.jpg
10-13-19, 07:18 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 980
Posted By jdawginsc

Like I said, the Columbus ones would go, and I...

Like I said, the Columbus ones would go, and I think the rest of the fun paint would be less busy as a result.

Still trying to figure out the year. There isn't an Italian flag braze on which I...
10-13-19, 07:03 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 980
Posted By jdawginsc

It's on ebay. A bit steep for my bargain...

It's on ebay. A bit steep for my bargain searching ways when shipping is included...
Replies: 4
Views: 177
Posted By jdawginsc

Doesn't look to me like the fork belongs to that...

Doesn't look to me like the fork belongs to that bike (no room for locknut.). No other chrome. Could be a decent fork, though without Gazelle engraving, and unknown frame, though some of the...
10-12-19, 08:07 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 980
Posted By jdawginsc

Almost looks like the writing says Vetta...haha

Almost looks like the writing says Vetta...haha
10-12-19, 08:06 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 980
Posted By jdawginsc

Nope. Still wondering if I have the dollars to...

Nope. Still wondering if I have the dollars to yet.
10-12-19, 07:23 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 980
Posted By jdawginsc

I think I might be in love...with a frame

This is a thing of beauty. Couldn't find much out about the Blitz part, but perhaps TSX tubing, or something cheaper...not sure if this is a Ciocc version, but seems to be a proprietary headset. For...
10-11-19, 04:18 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 8,099
Posted By jdawginsc

Here's an odd one. Loved my Bianchi...

Here's an odd one. Loved my Bianchi Randonneur...it was a snappy touring bike that was comfortable, but I did several long distance things including the Pepsi-Cola marathon in Central Park at age...
10-10-19, 03:30 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 848
Posted By jdawginsc

Thanks all. I will follow all of the suggestions...

Thanks all. I will follow all of the suggestions until I figure that little guy out.
10-10-19, 03:27 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 747
Posted By jdawginsc

Profile of the different tire might account for a...

Profile of the different tire might account for a bit.
10-10-19, 03:39 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 848
Posted By jdawginsc

It's a braze on cable guide, so not that.

It's a braze on cable guide, so not that.
10-09-19, 07:26 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 848
Posted By jdawginsc

This is a really good possibility. I ran my...

This is a really good possibility. I ran my finger through it and there is very little protrusion, but it might be enough that it is pushing the cartridge down, not allowing the spindle to engage the...
10-09-19, 07:23 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 848
Posted By jdawginsc

Good suggestions! Will check that.

Good suggestions! Will check that.
10-09-19, 04:43 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 5,175
Posted By jdawginsc

I actually moved the levers higher on one of my...

I actually moved the levers higher on one of my bikes and it helped me a bunch. But definitely shorter and higher stem, then adjust levers further up to give you a more comfortable support?
10-09-19, 04:40 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 848
Posted By jdawginsc

BB Shell twist or misalignment question

Ok...on a bargain Faggin from Italy...everything was cleaned and beautiful until I went to install an Ultegra 6500 BB.

Firstly, I know the threads are Italian for both the BB and the shell. My...
10-08-19, 05:13 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,111
Posted By jdawginsc

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/img_4562_89947ef02b14f7ff7797eaff6a24d64b1bb7ee92.jpg
10-08-19, 02:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 323
Posted By jdawginsc

That was a nice thing you did!

That was a nice thing you did!
10-08-19, 02:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 980
Posted By jdawginsc

Thing is beautiful.

Thing is beautiful.
10-07-19, 05:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 186
Posted By jdawginsc

I just got a Cromor Faggin for $35 plus shipping...

I just got a Cromor Faggin for $35 plus shipping from Italy, so I might be a bit on the spoiled side at the moment. $149euro is the asking price at the moment, including shipping.
10-07-19, 04:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 186
Posted By jdawginsc

Supposedly frames are made by Losa...? Or is...

Supposedly frames are made by Losa...? Or is advertised to be...
10-07-19, 04:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 186
Posted By jdawginsc

THat's the one I was looking at. Was tempted so I...

THat's the one I was looking at. Was tempted so I dropped the guy a line asking for some particulars. Not sure if there is a dent in the bottom head lug...
10-07-19, 03:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 320
Posted By jdawginsc

Semi-sloping crown with the wrap around thick...

Semi-sloping crown with the wrap around thick stays...and as FP says above, thinned lugwork. barrel brake bridge...hmm. Not ornate enough for Harry Quinn...was going to go Claude Butler as above?...
10-06-19, 01:33 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 711
Posted By jdawginsc

Personally, I thought the paint job was cool....

Personally, I thought the paint job was cool. Tear off the decals and go to town for October!
10-06-19, 01:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 186
Posted By jdawginsc

Anyone own a Cassani?

Seems like a nice little frame, just wondering about folks' thoughts.
10-06-19, 01:22 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 917
Posted By jdawginsc

Saw one recently that said no dents, cracks,...

Saw one recently that said no dents, cracks, bends or rust. Then in three of the pictures he/she pointed out 3 dents with circles, which made me laugh.
10-05-19, 11:14 AM
10-05-19, 07:55 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,585
Posted By jdawginsc

This entire thread is so impressive. Fascinating...

This entire thread is so impressive. Fascinating how talented you guys are.
10-05-19, 06:46 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 700
Posted By jdawginsc

Is that the little one on 61? If so, they are...

Is that the little one on 61? If so, they are very cool.
10-05-19, 06:45 AM
Replies: 52,424
Views: 7,073,279
Posted By jdawginsc

On ebay. Columbus SLX...Had never heard of "Mass"...

On ebay. Columbus SLX...Had never heard of "Mass" as a brand....
10-04-19, 05:17 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,358
Posted By jdawginsc

No way someone actually rode that. It's minty.

No way someone actually rode that. It's minty.
10-04-19, 05:15 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 8,203
Posted By jdawginsc

1988...bought my Crest Cannondale.. ...but...

1988...bought my Crest Cannondale..

...but my proudest moment was at age 14, buying a Bianchi Randonneur and that summer going off on my own on a bike-packing tour of New Hampshire, Rhode Island,...
10-04-19, 05:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 700
Posted By jdawginsc

Which LBS do you use? Options are limited in the...

Which LBS do you use? Options are limited in the north area. Love the Bicycle Shoppe, and Charleston Bicycle Company, but don't get down there much.
Replies: 19
Views: 951
Posted By jdawginsc

Haha...look what I started. Oops. I just thought...

Haha...look what I started. Oops. I just thought it was a cool bike in my area, and I know that there are Paramount folks on here. Hopefully it helped...!

Not much of anything fun on our local...
10-03-19, 04:06 AM
Replies: 2,372
Views: 177,963
Posted By jdawginsc

Is that a rattle can paint job? If so, I am truly...

Is that a rattle can paint job? If so, I am truly impressed!
10-02-19, 03:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 229
Posted By jdawginsc

Awesome guys! Thank you for the instructs...!

Awesome guys! Thank you for the instructs...!
10-02-19, 03:45 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 229
Posted By jdawginsc

Thanks guys!

Thanks guys!
10-01-19, 06:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 229
Posted By jdawginsc

HELP! Shimano Dura Ace shifter question

Firstly, I am a Dura Ace newbie.. Okay, so I have Shimano 7700 RD/FD and 7900 shift levers for the down tube (they look intimidating to install). Dummy me bought the pair of shifters with flat boss...
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