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10-20-19, 07:30 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 684
Posted By FBOATSB

Look at the stainless steel washers. They always...

Look at the stainless steel washers. They always seem to be half the thickness of regular steel ones.

If you need to sleeve the hole to reduce slop they have bronze bushings that might fit or...
10-19-19, 11:24 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 797
Posted By FBOATSB

OK then! I passed my first and only driver's test...

OK then! I passed my first and only driver's test in 1972. It was pretty easy. However, I had to pass a full blown psych evaluation in 2009 that included an online video interview with some anonymous...
10-19-19, 08:50 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 797
Posted By FBOATSB

It should be easy to see The crux of the...

It should be easy to see
The crux of the biscuit
Is the Apostrophe(')
10-19-19, 07:02 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 684
Posted By FBOATSB

If you buy the bolts, buy matching nuts to use...

If you buy the bolts, buy matching nuts to use for backing off through the cut end. Use a small file to remove the sharp edges on the first thread.
Forum: Foo
10-13-19, 12:51 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,148
Posted By FBOATSB

I get town papers in the mail every week whether...

I get town papers in the mail every week whether I want to or not. I guess the advertisements pay for it. After I read them they go straight to the kitchen credenza for draining, wrapping, whatever....
10-13-19, 07:58 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,078
Posted By FBOATSB

I empathize, as bikes like that are what were...

I empathize, as bikes like that are what were purchased by parents for kids back then. Heavy and strong. Those steel racks were strong enough to carry passengers. Somebody got that one for twelve...
Forum: Introductions
10-12-19, 10:35 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 148
Posted By FBOATSB

Welcome. I will be looking forward to your C&V...

Welcome. I will be looking forward to your C&V posting.
10-09-19, 07:21 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,078
Posted By FBOATSB

That's five miles from my house. I could snap it...

That's five miles from my house. I could snap it up and ship it to any one. I'm sure shipping would be reasonable:roflmao2:
10-05-19, 11:54 AM
Replies: 123
Views: 8,294
Posted By FBOATSB

1981 ...

1981
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10-03-19, 07:16 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 406
Posted By FBOATSB

They sell some high end racy stuff in the regular...

They sell some high end racy stuff in the regular Sales Forum (https://www.bikeforums.net/sale/).
If your goods are older, there is much more traffic in the C&V sales IMHO.
10-01-19, 10:26 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 793
Posted By FBOATSB

You need to determine what damaged the axle and...

You need to determine what damaged the axle and address that. As far as bearing size, my memory is not what it used to be so I shouldn't guess but someone will be along that knows that. I would have...
10-01-19, 10:22 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 793
Posted By FBOATSB

Welcome to bikeforums, Daniel. ...

Welcome to bikeforums, Daniel.
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09-29-19, 03:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 244
Posted By FBOATSB

Welcome Str8ayt51, your prewar English 3 speed is...

Welcome Str8ayt51, your prewar English 3 speed is very cool but they all look alike to me! Have you checked in with these gents?...
09-29-19, 12:30 PM
Replies: 1,061
Views: 60,107
Posted By FBOATSB

Who knows, stranger things have happened...and: ...

Who knows, stranger things have happened...and:
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09-28-19, 07:27 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 486
Posted By FBOATSB

Welcome to bikeforums. Your link did not work for...

Welcome to bikeforums. Your link did not work for me. If you are referring to the seat post clamp, it probably takes what we call a:
Sex bolt...
09-23-19, 10:24 AM
Replies: 52,477
Views: 7,085,734
Posted By FBOATSB

I emailed the seller last night, no reply & ad...

I emailed the seller last night, no reply & ad gone. It was probably too small for me, but within my budget:o
09-16-19, 05:11 AM
Replies: 293
Views: 18,976
Posted By FBOATSB

https://www.bikeforums.net/foo/

https://www.bikeforums.net/foo/
Forum: Foo
09-14-19, 08:17 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,270
Posted By FBOATSB

Prickly pear cactus.

Prickly pear cactus.
09-11-19, 08:44 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 339
Posted By FBOATSB

There already is one, but it is by invitation...

There already is one, but it is by invitation only. You must PM Siu Blue Wind for access.
09-07-19, 04:45 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,778
Posted By FBOATSB

Wolftooth...

Wolftooth (https://www.wolftoothcomponents.com/collections/accessories/products/b-rad-double-bottle-cage-adapter) makes a side by side adaptor, but it's rather spendy....
09-07-19, 02:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 392
Posted By FBOATSB

Looks like the chain is threaded backwards...

Looks like the chain is threaded backwards through the cage. It's worth repairing if possible.
09-06-19, 03:08 AM
Replies: 293
Views: 18,976
Posted By FBOATSB

Bike Forums is the only "social media" I post on...

Bike Forums is the only "social media" I post on presently specifically because of the work done by the moderator staff keeping spam, or worse, at a minimum. Any other forums I have joined in the...
09-05-19, 02:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,314
Posted By FBOATSB

Yes. I was in your shoes five years ago. Make...

Yes. I was in your shoes five years ago. Make whatever adjustments you need to make it comfortable and fun. Bars, saddle, pedals, cushy tires, whatever. You can change things back as your...
09-03-19, 07:38 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 859
Posted By FBOATSB

For a couple years I worked at a place where all...

For a couple years I worked at a place where all torque wrenches were signed out at their lowest setting with a calibration sheet. Upon return, lowest setting required, and were calibrated again...
Forum: Introductions
09-02-19, 06:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 396
Posted By FBOATSB

Welcome. Here you go! ...

Welcome. Here you go!
https://www.bikeforums.net/classic-vintage/623699-love-english-3-speeds.html
09-02-19, 05:11 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 18,976
Posted By FBOATSB

A little help is easy. Email me at...

A little help is easy. Email me at fboatsb@gmail.com I'll see what I can do:)
09-02-19, 09:11 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,549
Posted By FBOATSB

Me either. That specific athlete's vids have been...

Me either. That specific athlete's vids have been posted around bikeforums several times in the short time I've been here. Didn't know there was sanctioned competition.
09-02-19, 06:45 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,806
Posted By FBOATSB

I clicked yes on your poll to get your Waterford...

I clicked yes on your poll to get your Waterford up and running ASAP.

The soul of a bike is the frame and maybe a high quality wheel set. Parts are just parts INMHO.

A frame set too small for...
09-01-19, 12:38 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,549
Posted By FBOATSB

Op, the athlete you seek is legit and from...

Op, the athlete you seek is legit and from Germany. Competing in UCI sanctioned events.
https://www.bicycling.com/training/a24174109/stunt-cycling-viola-brand/

She also has a facebook page. I'm...
09-01-19, 12:22 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,549
Posted By FBOATSB

I've been called creepy as well for much more...

I've been called creepy as well for much more innocent posting as this OP.
09-01-19, 07:41 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 478
Posted By FBOATSB

This could possibly make me go out in the rain to...

This could possibly make me go out in the rain to measure the VO fenders that came on a 64 paramount with 1 1/8 tires.

Edit: Nope, they measure 45 mm, assuming they measure on the OD. They are...
Forum: Foo
08-24-19, 03:54 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 4,146
Posted By FBOATSB

Red River Valley

This ancient folk song has been in my head for decades. I don't know how it got there or how to make it go away.

"From this valley they say you are leaving
We shall miss your bright eyes and...
Replies: 4
Views: 460
Posted By FBOATSB

Very cool chain ring. Do I detect a glimpse of...

Very cool chain ring.
Do I detect a glimpse of Ted Williams Free Spirit Blue under all that red spray paint?
Replies: 4
Views: 460
Posted By FBOATSB

Pic assist

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Replies: 10
Views: 574
Posted By FBOATSB

Looks like it has been sitting outside for a good...

Looks like it has been sitting outside for a good while. I would want to pull the fork and seat post and have a look inside before investing much.
Replies: 7
Views: 1,754
Posted By FBOATSB

Maybe try Googling "shoplifting", or maybe...

Maybe try Googling "shoplifting", or maybe "fraud". Might give you some insight towards their feelings about being lied to.:D
08-01-19, 09:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 413
Posted By FBOATSB

Consider a Duct fan...

Consider a Duct fan (https://images.search.yahoo.com/search/images;_ylt=AwrJ62AACkNdMh8ArXJx.9w4?p=duct+fan&fr=crmas&fr2=piv-web) . Available locally in hardware stores or any place that sells HVAC...
07-27-19, 11:29 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 362
Posted By FBOATSB

Calling Mr. Spadoni

Calling Mr. Spadoni
07-24-19, 06:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,631
Posted By FBOATSB

You can't delete your account, but you can delete...

You can't delete your account, but you can delete your individual posts (only 5 so far?) Then just stop posting. Who knows, you might change your mind in the future!
07-21-19, 04:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 663
Posted By FBOATSB

The Prologue was sold as a frame set only, was it...

The Prologue was sold as a frame set only, was it not? Part it out and sell the frame to somebody it fits. They could repair it or not. Some could live with the dent, some could not. I could live...
07-18-19, 02:39 PM
Replies: 52,477
Views: 7,085,734
Posted By FBOATSB

Ironman Master Dave Scott

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Centurion Ironman Master - Dave Scott model

56cm Tange 1...
07-18-19, 02:06 PM
Replies: 52,477
Views: 7,085,734
Posted By FBOATSB

Centurian frame

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Not my size.
"Vintage Centurion road frame and fork. The paint...
07-15-19, 10:10 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,201
Posted By FBOATSB

I concur. All I want to hear is the TDF...

I concur. All I want to hear is the TDF commentators shouting breathlessly "Rider down! Rider down! His frame has assploded!"
Then I will know they are BF members.
07-13-19, 06:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,025
Posted By FBOATSB

Hello and welcome Bluesfrog. This is the proper...

Hello and welcome Bluesfrog. This is the proper place to ask questions to forum administration. Guns are political, no getting around that, when I came here a few years ago you couldn't even type the...
Forum: Foo
07-08-19, 07:20 AM
07-05-19, 09:37 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,682
Posted By FBOATSB

I believe the red star is the much older version...

I believe the red star is the much older version of the yellow jersey.
07-05-19, 09:33 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,839
Posted By FBOATSB

Oops, well that solves that:o I had no idea.

Oops, well that solves that:o
I had no idea.
07-04-19, 01:25 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,839
Posted By FBOATSB

I just deleted an old thread I started a while...

I just deleted an old thread I started a while back using that "delete" button that you have circled in red in your post 5.
07-04-19, 01:05 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,839
Posted By FBOATSB

It is my understanding and experience that you,...

It is my understanding and experience that you, as OP can delete the first post in your thread and it will automatically delete the entire thread. I've done it many times. It might be broken though....
07-04-19, 01:01 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,839
Posted By FBOATSB

​​​​​​Delete this MessageTo delete this message,...

​​​​​​Delete this MessageTo delete this message, check the appropriate option below and then click the 'Delete this Message' button.Note: deleting this message will result in the deletion of the...
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