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10-26-20, 07:30 PM
Replies: 1,390
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Posted By Batstar

Updated my classic 970 with new winter shoes,...

Updated my classic 970 with new winter shoes, chain, CF bar/GP2 grips, saddle, and full coverage fenders.
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10-25-20, 02:18 PM
Replies: 568
Views: 145,873
Posted By wrightstuff

​​​​​​ Here are some images from...

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Here are some images from yesterday's fall color tour - post dropbar conversion.

It is currently a 1x10 setup running a 40t in front with a 11-32 cassette in the back. I plan on...
Forum: Fatbikes
10-21-20, 05:33 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 30,538
Posted By ZIPP2001

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10-19-20, 04:27 PM
Replies: 568
Views: 145,873
Posted By DFPyne

Finally able to post images..... ...

Finally able to post images.....

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10-19-20, 12:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 610
Posted By bananashee

I went for the Kona Dew Plus! Love it, it's...

I went for the Kona Dew Plus! Love it, it's quicker than I expected and works great for my fitness biking purposes.
Maybe in a year or so will upgrade to Specialized Sirrus X 5.0.
Forum: Fatbikes
10-19-20, 07:35 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,476
Posted By Hypno Toad

I've got my stock Nates, but having used them for...

I've got my stock Nates, but having used them for a long time. They have amazing traction, OTOH they are heavy and slow rolling on firm conditions.

Fat B Nimbles are GREAT for summer on...
10-17-20, 08:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,002
Posted By Jmpierce

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My 90 750 Multitrak has been upgraded to a 3x9 with 105 hubs and Mavic rims...
10-09-20, 09:02 AM
Replies: 944
Views: 93,530
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, 07:50 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,595
Posted By 70sSanO

It’s not chain wrap for big-big. You can always...

It’s not chain wrap for big-big. You can always make any chain long enough for the big-big to work with any derailleur.

You need the wrap for the small cog (small-small) so the derailleur doesn’t...
10-08-20, 05:41 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,595
Posted By jamesdak

Me too, I didn't mean to imply this was getting...

Me too, I didn't mean to imply this was getting ugly, just truly entertaining. Guess this ol' geezer still doesn't understand all these social medial nuances.
10-08-20, 02:51 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,595
Posted By conspiratemus1

OK, in that spirit, I will say, sincerely, that...

OK, in that spirit, I will say, sincerely, that your logic around the angular movement of the cage speaks to something I hadnít thought of. Since there is no guarantee that something not thought of...
10-06-20, 08:19 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 454
Posted By mrblue

Hi Bill! The tire is a Vittoria Rubino Pro G+...

Hi Bill!
The tire is a Vittoria Rubino Pro G+ 2.0. My weight is ~130. My favorite food is Spanish or Brazilian. My eyes are brown and my mom says I have a smile to die for. I grew up on the Atlantic...
10-05-20, 07:14 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 763
Posted By royphotog

Tire replaced, and here is a look at the inside...

Tire replaced, and here is a look at the inside of the tire and the threads that are torn. ...
09-26-20, 11:13 AM
Replies: 568
Views: 145,873
Posted By wrightstuff

This is the 1992 790 I've been rambling on about....

This is the 1992 790 I've been rambling on about. It came almost 100% stock from what I can tell. These images were taken after a good shine up and removing some things off of the frame like fenders,...
09-24-20, 02:21 PM
Replies: 1,390
Views: 273,791
Posted By travbikeman

It's really nice riding from Shepherdstown east...

It's really nice riding from Shepherdstown east towards DC, very similar to other rails to trails. Riding west of Shepherdstown, that has not yet been converted to the new stones. It's still the...
09-24-20, 01:54 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 692
Posted By Dfrost

Those are narrow rims for those fatter tires, not...

Those are narrow rims for those fatter tires, not unsafe, just narrow.

Many of the Panaracer-branded tires (Pasela, Gravelking, T-Serv) in my experience seem to run a little small in width,...
09-24-20, 09:26 AM
Replies: 1,390
Views: 273,791
Posted By travbikeman

Had installed my Thompson seatpost and my new...

Had installed my Thompson seatpost and my new saddle. Was shipped a gel saddle by mistake rather than the regular SMP saddle. Was hesitant at first since I've had not such great experiences with gel...
09-21-20, 09:07 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 772
Posted By gugie

Wonderful trip on your own, but with the wealth...

Wonderful trip on your own, but with the wealth of knowledge, both local and general on this site, consider announcing your trip here before you leave. You'll be amazed at how many local riders will...
09-21-20, 03:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 472
Posted By calebpagan

So you're kind of right! I got the number...

So you're kind of right! I got the number measuring on my own, but I emailed the company and it turns out to be a 25.4. Not as readily available as the 27.2, BUT Cannondale does make a 25.4. Crisis...
09-20-20, 06:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 472
Posted By calebpagan

2020 Brooklyn Bicycle Roebling.

2020 Brooklyn Bicycle Roebling.
09-19-20, 08:58 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 692
Posted By The Golden Boy

Problem is, on a bike- you're spending an...

Problem is, on a bike- you're spending an inordinate amount of time looking at your front tire, or with it in your immediate peripheral vision. I've got one wheel with a little 'jog' in it... I...
09-18-20, 09:35 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 692
Posted By polymorphself

That's awesome. Great tires and it's good to know...

That's awesome. Great tires and it's good to know they'll back the customer like this, especially so quickly.
09-18-20, 03:46 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 692
Posted By canklecat

I've received wire bead tires that were looped to...

I've received wire bead tires that were looped to reduce the size for shipping and the tires were just fine. Same trick photographers use to reduce the size of our large reflectors with springy metal...
09-18-20, 03:41 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 692
Posted By 79pmooney

I've coiled them myself. Bent the wire a few...

I've coiled them myself. Bent the wire a few times. I just put 'em as straight as I can and ride. If it's a front, I just don't look down. (Training form decades of sewups. Some, even the very...
09-18-20, 03:32 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 692
Posted By SurferRosa

I do sometimes worry about coiled tires with a...

I do sometimes worry about coiled tires with a wire bead, especially if they've been in the mail for a while. I uncoil 'em immediately after receipt.
09-18-20, 01:13 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 692
Posted By branko_76

I would remove and reinstall them in a different...

I would remove and reinstall them in a different orientation. If the problem persisits, send them back to the vendor.
09-18-20, 01:01 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 692
Posted By Narhay

Try some soapy water around the wire bead to seat...

Try some soapy water around the wire bead to seat it properly.
09-18-20, 12:58 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 692
Posted By branko_76

What rims and how old are they?

What rims and how old are they?
09-16-20, 09:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 797
Posted By fords4life

As of this evening, make it two. Lol. An '85...

As of this evening, make it two. Lol. An '85 Prestige popped up on Facebook a couple days ago. Chrome is a little rough but all original companies except pedals and saddle. All the components are in...
09-16-20, 06:21 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 692
Posted By noglider

Right. And Weinmann calipers were made in...

Right. And Weinmann calipers were made in Switzerland and Belgium and perhaps somewhere else, too.
09-16-20, 07:24 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 21,518
Posted By Laseranimal

just took a measurement and itís spot on 40mm.

just took a measurement and itís spot on 40mm.
09-15-20, 08:44 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 692
Posted By noglider

On Dia Compe brakes, I have only seen double...

On Dia Compe brakes, I have only seen double wound springs, and on Weinmann brakes, I have only seen single wound springs.
09-14-20, 10:37 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 17,335
Posted By MrMoody7

Beautiful build.

Beautiful build.
09-14-20, 10:12 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,041
Posted By noobinsf

I like SR Laprade, which are readily available on...

I like SR Laprade, which are readily available on ebay for about $30. I also have a Velo Orange post in 26.4 that I like, and it's $25 and available in 27.2:...
09-10-20, 03:08 PM
Replies: 568
Views: 145,873
Posted By DFPyne

Recently posted in the introductions forum and am...

Recently posted in the introductions forum and am also posting here to shamelessly get my post count up. With everything going on in the world I recently gave into my long lingering urge to get back...
Replies: 27
Views: 2,731
Posted By yobuttin

Quick update. We had the bike completely...

Quick update. We had the bike completely restored. Took approx 10 months. It turned out really well. We couldn't have been happier. New brake system and seat were fabricated. Lot of the parts...
Replies: 11
Views: 424
Posted By machinist42

When I owned a Redline TX Cross bike I was...

When I owned a Redline TX Cross bike I was curious about the manufacturer and tubing, and with scant information on the Intertubes, I contacted the company, eventually connecting with someone from...
Replies: 4
Views: 251
Posted By T-Mar

The subject bicycle is a GT Edge Aero. They had...

The subject bicycle is a GT Edge Aero. They had their debut circa 1997. It is 6061 aluminum. The fork is definitely a replacement. The OEM forks were carbon fibre with a more aero profile blades. The...
Replies: 4
Views: 251
Posted By SoccerBallXan

Gorgeous. While not the most timeless or...

Gorgeous.

While not the most timeless or expensive C/V cycle the Edge truly does stand out.

Ride, ride, ride!
09-09-20, 04:14 PM
Replies: 568
Views: 145,873
Posted By wrightstuff

I am in the same boat of getting my post count up...

I am in the same boat of getting my post count up to share some images of my recent craigslist find - a 1992 Trek 790 MultiTrack. I have to give a massive shout out to the folks on this thread. I was...
09-08-20, 10:27 PM
Replies: 568
Views: 145,873
Posted By esc77

Hereís my Ď90 750 ...

Hereís my Ď90 750

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09-01-20, 04:07 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 4,950
Posted By Bill in VA

EZ Mafac Racer setup.

I always found the easiest way to adjust the toe and pads on Mafac Racers was to wrap a strip of inner tube around the rim at the rear of the pad, then use a toe clip strap to tightly pull the brake...
08-31-20, 07:00 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 178
Posted By bikemig

Velo orange also allows you to mix and match. I...

Velo orange also allows you to mix and match. I had to do that on my Melton bike.
08-31-20, 06:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 178
Posted By dedhed

Most Tange threaded headsets (Levin etc) you can...

Most Tange threaded headsets (Levin etc) you can buy the crown race separate and they are mix & match

https://www.universalcycles.com/shopping/product_details.php?id=49908
08-31-20, 06:58 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 178
Posted By HillRider

Another option: Have the headtube of the new...

Another option: Have the headtube of the new frame milled to accept 30.2 mm ISO cups and buy an all-ISO headset.
08-27-20, 07:30 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 4,950
Posted By Velo Mule

Kickstands. While I can't actually say I love...

Kickstands. While I can't actually say I love them, I don't hate them and have them on many of my bikes because they are handy. I like the old Rode Gear Flickstand that I had on my racing bike. But...
08-26-20, 04:51 PM
Replies: 2,264
Views: 218,195
Posted By noglider

This thread makes me smile. Who knew it would...

This thread makes me smile. Who knew it would last so long?
08-24-20, 02:42 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,423
Posted By DorkDisk

I've only had mine for 10 months but : the ride...

I've only had mine for 10 months but : the ride has the vibration insulation that crabon is known for, the legs flex fore and aft considerably for comfort, and the straight legs track very well. Mine...
08-21-20, 03:34 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 7,285
Posted By ryansu

For a not expensive gum-wall option I just...

For a not expensive gum-wall option I just mounted some Schwalbe Road Cruiser HS 484 in 26 x 1.75 from bikesomewhere. $48 shipped for the pair. They looked good on the Trek 820 I built for my nephew...
08-17-20, 06:23 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 7,875
Posted By nforkbike

Pokey Pedalers ! We'll we just finished our...

Pokey Pedalers !

We'll we just finished our 6th ride of the year, it was a beautiful day (SAT 08-08).

We rode from Jones Point Park in Alexandria VA over the Woodrow Wilson Bridge Trail to...
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