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09-08-20, 04:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 159
Posted By somepetalhead

AHHHHHH... NVM I see that the Gravel is for 68...

AHHHHHH... NVM I see that the Gravel is for 68 and the Mountain is for 73 for mountain.
09-08-20, 04:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 159
Posted By somepetalhead

Single speed White Indust. G30 or M30 questions.

So looking to get rid of my old crank BB setup and trying to decide on the G30 or M30
I ride street and trails and im not out here mashing it out when I'm on the street either. leisurely riding...
08-28-20, 06:06 AM
Replies: 310
Views: 46,149
Posted By somepetalhead

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

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/20200823_193529_copy_c4ad95697f03618212d50f5c40ad9d64ee7e515a.jpg...
08-28-20, 06:01 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,446
Posted By somepetalhead

still hunting for a pair of WI in silver! anybody...

still hunting for a pair of WI in silver! anybody have a set they are wanting to get rid of????
06-11-20, 12:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,110
Posted By somepetalhead

thanks for the direction. no apology needed butt,...

thanks for the direction. no apology needed butt, it sounds like you might wanna get some desitin though.

yes the XD is nice... but thats not the issue. I just want something different than...
06-10-20, 07:27 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 303
Posted By somepetalhead

Paul Components Crankset fit.

Ok so im slowly getting my bike build together and own a Paul Comp Crankset.

with that being said I've had to learn that not all bike parts fit on every bike lol.

I have a wabi special and...
06-10-20, 06:54 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,918
Posted By somepetalhead

shoot if they had bigger sz runs id buy one id...

shoot if they had bigger sz runs id buy one id def get one and strip it the OG San Jose is too good a look.
06-08-20, 12:44 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 25,682
Posted By somepetalhead

going zombie hunting with this post! bring...

going zombie hunting with this post!

bring back the dead!


I have 2 questions for Actual San Jose owners...

1. what cranks work and which wont (is there something i have to look at...
06-08-20, 12:35 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,777
Posted By somepetalhead

so what sz did you end up going with and whats...

so what sz did you end up going with and whats the review after the time spent on it?
05-28-20, 12:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,110
Posted By somepetalhead

ok maybe i should clear this up.... im not asking...

ok maybe i should clear this up.... im not asking for bootleg options. im not asking for stock...

100/130 is set up already on my front rear tires. the problem is the CRANKS & BOTTOM BRACKETS....
05-25-20, 06:58 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,313
Posted By somepetalhead

same thing in 2020... the bottom bracket and...

same thing in 2020... the bottom bracket and cranks that wont hit the stays but remain in the 42mm chainline is a major pain in the ass!
Forum: For Sale
05-25-20, 05:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,484
Posted By somepetalhead

maybe the rona got em.

maybe the rona got em.
05-25-20, 05:12 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,110
Posted By somepetalhead

gotta be somebody out there that wants to chime...

gotta be somebody out there that wants to chime in about what cranks worked or didnt work for them and BB to use on the San Jose, she is too sweeet a frame to not have tweaked
05-24-20, 03:03 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,315
Posted By somepetalhead

where are these frames made? and why does the...

where are these frames made? and why does the logo look so bad on the frame? is it a sticker or can you have them not add it if you get a complete (or if its just a sticker even better)
05-24-20, 02:27 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,262
Posted By somepetalhead

SA are amazing wether its just the coaster break...

SA are amazing wether its just the coaster break or the multi speed set ups. im not sure why coasters get a bad rap. it beats having break lines on your rims and a clean look. but i also am not...
05-24-20, 01:59 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,387
Posted By somepetalhead

so basically if you dont have the proper spaced...

so basically if you dont have the proper spaced rear (or front) hub spacing you are going to have to add spacers correct?

I would love to keep the San Jose as true as possible and not bootleg fix...
05-21-20, 09:21 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,387
Posted By somepetalhead

im going through this right now with my Bianchi...

im going through this right now with my Bianchi San Jose... but dont really want to put orgin8 or sugino rd's on adn its not i dont mind paying for the dura or sugino 75s its finding a pair thats for...
05-21-20, 06:37 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 6,826
Posted By somepetalhead

i know this is old, but anybody have a list...

i know this is old, but

anybody have a list of cranks that will actually fit on the San Jose... All 3 of my sets wont fit.

SRAM Force 1 may work if i move the chainring to the front bracket...
05-20-20, 08:52 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 903
Posted By somepetalhead

oh man those Saavedra cranks are too awesome....

oh man those Saavedra cranks are too awesome. thats a sweet bike!

Ive never been able to find one in a 52-55 size. but man i should have a much better of chance after seeing the catalog.
05-15-20, 12:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,110
Posted By somepetalhead

Sounds simple... but im not too technically bike...

Sounds simple... but im not too technically bike saavy, but i know people have some amazing builds to the san jose and wanted to know from them.
05-14-20, 02:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,110
Posted By somepetalhead

Old Bianchi San Jose now in 2020

Ok, so I went back to my old trusty almost rusty Jose. That Being said i've stripped her down and been building up from the bottom.
So the spacing is quite a challenge, 100 up front 130 in the...
05-13-20, 12:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 455
Posted By somepetalhead

I like the slickster... plus the details on the...

I like the slickster... plus the details on the frame are aweome love the fade and the flip colors of the BAMA. never heard of the brand but i like the look of it. Those grips are pretty sexy phil...
05-13-20, 10:05 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,407
Posted By somepetalhead

so... what was the verdict?

so... what was the verdict?
05-13-20, 07:13 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 903
Posted By somepetalhead

they have cool stuff but i try to buy in the...

they have cool stuff but i try to buy in the usa... always something international and during these times international takes for ever!!!
05-12-20, 03:11 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 6,446
Posted By somepetalhead

Seems lately all the questions i have are in...

Seems lately all the questions i have are in these crusty old posts...

but I'd like to know and see this actually. I would prefer a rack like said above.

36H wheelset and a 40H wheelset with...
05-12-20, 01:34 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,563
Posted By somepetalhead

I know this is a old post but the baby bosco bars...

I know this is a old post but the baby bosco bars are a smaller version of the bosco (less width and cost about $30 bucks cheaper) and happen to be the tits
05-07-20, 04:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 903
Posted By somepetalhead

ahhhhh thank you much Juvela!

ahhhhh thank you much Juvela!
05-05-20, 08:41 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 903
Posted By somepetalhead

Hey knowledge and nuckleheaded words of wisdom is...

Hey knowledge and nuckleheaded words of wisdom is what i find these forums to be golden in...

If you have a saavedra frame sz 53-55 and looking to rid yourself of it. please lmk

also if you...
05-05-20, 08:34 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 924
Posted By somepetalhead

Well I prefer the classic B17 but I do like the...

Well I prefer the classic B17 but I do like the conquest also. I have had a few other models but I dont like the adapter for the 67s or any of the majorly springy models.

I have seen some of the...
04-27-20, 06:32 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 924
Posted By somepetalhead

Brooks Saddle customization.

Ok so there it is.

I want to customize my brooks saddle. (IMO its the most comfortable and worthy of my $150 or what ever they cost these days)

I am trying to complete a murdered out build for...
04-26-20, 11:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,352
Posted By somepetalhead

That green monster is lovely!

That green monster is lovely!
04-26-20, 11:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,352
Posted By somepetalhead

MMMM ok so it seems the longer seat post and...

MMMM ok so it seems the longer seat post and handle bars are more add ons for height... are there any that out of the box or shop that will fit a 6ft.
04-26-20, 11:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 903
Posted By somepetalhead

I have searched but i always find different...

I have searched but i always find different frames or parts... The forums seems to be the place for a wealth of knowledge and bonehead humor which I don't mind at all.

I have been picking up...
04-26-20, 01:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,391
Posted By somepetalhead

I know this is a dead post but this is a amazing...

I know this is a dead post but this is a amazing set!
04-26-20, 05:45 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 903
Posted By somepetalhead

Saavedra Frames...

I have been curious of these lately... Cosme Saavedra built a gang of campy goods and frames back in the day. It has come to my attention and now im after one just havent really been able to find...
04-26-20, 05:18 AM
Replies: 1,161
Views: 365,408
Posted By somepetalhead

woooo those first set of handle bars are awesome...

woooo those first set of handle bars are awesome (whats the style name?)
04-26-20, 05:16 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,352
Posted By somepetalhead

Need help finding a Cruiser for tall people.

I am looking for a Cruiser for somebody 6ft... I have looked everywhere and there is very little or very vague information about actual height and cruisers.
Im used to road/mountain bikes so...
04-24-20, 08:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 465
Posted By somepetalhead

https://www.instructables.com/id/Seized-Bottom-Bra...

https://www.instructables.com/id/Seized-Bottom-Bracket-Removal/

this right here worked for me.

The Retrogrouch: Removing An Extremely Stuck Bottom Bracket...
04-24-20, 07:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 465
Posted By somepetalhead

thank you sir...

thank you sir...
04-23-20, 07:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 465
Posted By somepetalhead

mmmm i've read something like this before......

mmmm i've read something like this before... although im not that much of a mechanic. is there a video out there that could assist (my knowledge of tools is limited)

thanks
04-22-20, 06:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 465
Posted By somepetalhead

All City 612 Crankset and BB (stuck square BB)

So im having extreme difficulty getting the drive side bottoms bracket to budge. i have the PT BBT-22 and feel I might strip or slip off that bihhh...

Any tricks or videos one could hip me too......
04-20-20, 04:15 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,060
Posted By somepetalhead

another thing coaster brakes are good for is if...

another thing coaster brakes are good for is if you paid for colored rims or deep vs or blunts etc... the tim break tacky's that all up. cant stand the silver strip on colored rims
04-20-20, 03:55 PM
Replies: 310
Views: 46,149
Posted By somepetalhead

IS THAT THE ALL TERRAIN saddle?

IS THAT THE ALL TERRAIN saddle?
04-10-20, 09:11 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 9,020
Posted By somepetalhead

i know its a old thread but the sturmey archer...

i know its a old thread but the sturmey archer hasn't failed me yet. I live by the ocean (keep the bike inside but at the beach alot or around sand).
still ticking only complaint is the weight of...
04-10-20, 05:35 AM
Replies: 310
Views: 46,149
Posted By somepetalhead

hahaha yea the angle.of the saddle is a...

hahaha yea the angle.of the saddle is a sonabishhh to get level i may need longer screws plus concor light saddle is already a pain in the ass literally.

Not sure about "no foot retention" or...
04-09-20, 07:18 PM
Replies: 310
Views: 46,149
Posted By somepetalhead

Gave my old bike away last month, and brought out...

Gave my old bike away last month, and brought out the nature boy frame from storage.

So far not bad but need to ride a bit more and tune then dig through my parts bin to see what i like better.
...
Forum: Commuting
04-09-20, 06:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,954
Posted By somepetalhead

seems like lots of nay sayers on coaster...

seems like lots of nay sayers on coaster brakes... get a good brand shimano or sturmy archer! and youre welcome. I know its a old post but ive been trying to see if there are any new coaster styles...
04-09-20, 06:05 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,060
Posted By somepetalhead

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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04-05-20, 06:16 AM
Replies: 471
Views: 31,435
Posted By somepetalhead

graveling during this time is great for commuter...

graveling during this time is great for commuter style riders like myself... im not trying to take any main streets or routes that have people i have to share space with at all.
04-05-20, 06:13 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,204
Posted By somepetalhead

I don't drive so what ive been doing is...

I don't drive so what ive been doing is challenging myself and other solo riders to take routes they've never taken and that have the least amount of people visible. Ive added about 2 miles of back...
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