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04-11-21, 10:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 248
Posted By Classtime

I believe Panasonic made the Turbo in 83 and 84...

I believe Panasonic made the Turbo in 83 and 84 but not the IM.
04-11-21, 08:47 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 534
Posted By Classtime

When Technomic is not enough.

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Not Nitto
04-08-21, 05:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 442
Posted By Classtime

He I've read that it can be done and that is one...

He I've read that it can be done and that is one of many beautiful things about the Campy hub. But for me, it is good enough that a pitted Campy race fells better in the hand than many sealed bearing...
04-08-21, 06:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 352
Posted By Classtime

Nice selfies.

Nice selfies.
04-05-21, 06:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 249
Posted By Classtime

Put them on CL for what you'd hope to get for the...

Put them on CL for what you'd hope to get for the hubs on eBay. I just sold some 27" Mavic rims on Mavic hubs to a guy who needed them for his Motobecane.
04-05-21, 06:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 242
Posted By Classtime

Very neat MTB. Ready to hit the hilly bike trails...

Very neat MTB. Ready to hit the hilly bike trails with has new cables and paint protecting donuts.
04-04-21, 02:30 AM
Replies: 61,152
Views: 9,151,225
Posted By Classtime

Nice Ironman

The best year IMO $300
https://ventura.craigslist.org/bik/d/newbury-park-centurion/7299482664.html...
04-03-21, 08:00 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 854
Posted By Classtime

Wrapping the cables a little ways up the bend (a...

Wrapping the cables a little ways up the bend (a tad more than the yellow Miyata above) let's me use the drops and brake without cables in the way and provides a really nice curve to the downtube...
04-03-21, 07:38 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 654
Posted By Classtime

Less critical than proper brake lever hoods but...

Less critical than proper brake lever hoods but these thumb screw things are nice to have.
...
04-02-21, 07:35 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 4,084
Posted By Classtime

CHEATER! I hope that is for the Saturday Nova...

CHEATER! I hope that is for the Saturday Nova ride. 😉 Iíve got dual pivots on my Saturday bike and hope that I remember to descend in the drops on Sunday.
04-02-21, 07:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 452
Posted By Classtime

I have two buddies who went over the bars by...

I have two buddies who went over the bars by grabbing the brakes and then as they are thrown forward they grab more and over they go. One buddy broke a collar bone. Use the same levers and North...
04-01-21, 03:59 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 735
Posted By Classtime

I dig this Drop model and dig my matching saddle...

I dig this Drop model and dig my matching saddle and handlebar bags which were purchased 8 or 10 years apart. I recently picked up a Drop Dan Durston X-mid 2P Ultra-light tent and just like the...
04-01-21, 01:54 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 735
Posted By Classtime

But if I missed out on the last couple of batches...

But if I missed out on the last couple of batches in my color, I'd be a little peeved that someone announced to the uniformed that the new batches were about to be offered.
03-28-21, 10:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 319
Posted By Classtime

I don’t see any pics. The 91 RH Comp was the same...

I don’t see any pics. The 91 RH Comp was the same frame as the 91 Stumpy I’ve been told. The 91 Stumpy I entered in the recent Clunker Challenge was a neat bike but too valuable too keep at the time.
03-28-21, 12:44 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,672
Posted By Classtime

Well, I was going to suggest you start drinking...

Well, I was going to suggest you start drinking but you thought of that. Eyes? Yes? I'm considering prescription lenses for riding and I already use a headlamp to wrench in the garage.

But your...
03-28-21, 08:52 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 493
Posted By Classtime

My Allez was an Ď86 SE (blue) and I believe that...

My Allez was an Ď86 SE (blue) and I believe that the Allez was faster than any of my IM. I had an 86 IM (red) at the same time and before that I had an 87 and my sons 89.

edit: I went back to see...
03-28-21, 08:38 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 943
Posted By Classtime

It was difficult to find out what is happening. I...

It was difficult to find out what is happening. I believe that a good bike way to get from the bridge to Ocean Blvd. is in the works and when that is done the bike lane will open.
03-28-21, 08:32 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 358
Posted By Classtime

You CAN install the new pads without bending the...

You CAN install the new pads without bending the sides of the holders. It is work. By the 4th pad, you will have it down, but you won’t want to do it again.
03-27-21, 05:50 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 8,429
Posted By Classtime

I’ve read this thread while it was spun but I...

I’ve read this thread while it was spun but I don’t think I read how the weight of one of these Sams or Playpus bikes compares to a 85 Stumpy or Cimarron. I don’t think I weighed my 85 Cimarron. It...
03-27-21, 05:36 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 358
Posted By Classtime

It’s worth jamming those Kool Stops in those...

It’s worth jamming those Kool Stops in those holders. I did it for some very nice Dia-Compes that were likely pre-branded Superbe. Now, while I was doing it, I wished I wasn’t but the brakes were...
Replies: 7
Views: 789
Posted By Classtime

Very fun. Thanks.

Very fun. Thanks.
03-26-21, 07:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 272
Posted By Classtime

Your specimen is fantastic. The brazier for sure...

Your specimen is fantastic. The brazier for sure soon got bumped up to the pro shop. Some of us want to know how you sprayed it. Rattle can or...?
And the razor blade trick is awesome.
03-26-21, 06:56 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 620
Posted By Classtime

Isnít the Kona from the Top Shelf? But if you use...

Isnít the Kona from the Top Shelf? But if you use links, it is always fun to add funny money to the bike money. I put my last 7700 chain on my wifeís bike so it will be there and likely never get...
03-26-21, 07:15 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 620
Posted By Classtime

Use it on your Kona not the 5200. The pin is...

Use it on your Kona not the 5200. The pin is pretty slick with a nice chain tool.
03-24-21, 10:39 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 3,904
Posted By Classtime

Shoot! Am I too late to suggest a segmented fork...

Shoot! Am I too late to suggest a segmented fork for the Ritchie? Save that fork crown for that other frame you were dreaming up.
03-24-21, 06:22 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 3,904
Posted By Classtime

Anything Ritchie is worthy but the brifters...

Anything Ritchie is worthy but the brifters should be replaced with Dura Ace bar ends. I'm looking forward to the "New fork for the Breakaway" thread. ...
03-23-21, 04:09 PM
Replies: 9,768
Views: 1,012,725
Posted By Classtime

My '87 with 28mm GP4000s

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03-23-21, 11:36 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 318
Posted By Classtime

Alpina Pro or Alpina Uno? Skip the Unos. Pro...

Alpina Pro or Alpina Uno?
Skip the Unos.
Pro will have XT or Suntour Pro so grab it.
03-23-21, 11:33 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 904
Posted By Classtime

Fewer attractive bikes at attractive prices now...

Fewer attractive bikes at attractive prices now compared to last year. I think folks in the past would get rid of a bike because they hadn't ridden it in years and that provided a steady supply of...
03-23-21, 11:20 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 304
Posted By Classtime

I think gumwall tires look best with light...

I think gumwall tires look best with light colored bar tape. Black tape gets black tires: First picture is best.
03-23-21, 11:16 AM
Replies: 1,959
Views: 197,341
Posted By Classtime

Those look great. I've got 3 of the 25mm Roubaix...

Those look great. I've got 3 of the 25mm Roubaix waiting in the cupboard.
03-21-21, 04:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 258
Posted By Classtime

NICE! Likely the shop put the safety levers on...

NICE! Likely the shop put the safety levers on for the buyer because -- Safety. Tubulars? And the original saddle? Don't be afraid of the front derailleur. It looks crack free so just install it...
03-21-21, 08:33 AM
Replies: 9,768
Views: 1,012,725
Posted By Classtime

28 GP4000s almost touched my brakes when I tried...

28 GP4000s almost touched my brakes when I tried them on my ‘87 Expert.
03-20-21, 10:07 PM
Replies: 9,768
Views: 1,012,725
Posted By Classtime

Nice job. My favorite color IM. Yours is an ‘87...

Nice job. My favorite color IM. Yours is an ‘87 Expert. There was an 86 in the same paint scheme with a different fork. I put 10 speed 105 on my son’s 89 and have 7700 dura ace on my wife’s 87 Miami...
03-20-21, 07:46 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 943
Posted By Classtime

Has anyone ridden it yet? I don't think it is...

Has anyone ridden it yet? I don't think it is open yet but I am looking forward to it. I used to commute from Redondo Beach to Long Beach via Lomita-Figeuroa-Anaheim-Redondo Ave and had a great time....
03-18-21, 06:13 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 522
Posted By Classtime

We're lucky and found more! Regina Black Chain...

We're lucky and found more! Regina Black Chain 3/32 for 5sp or wide 6sp...
03-17-21, 07:28 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 4,084
Posted By Classtime

So stoked that there is more bike and less c@#*&...

So stoked that there is more bike and less c@#*& in this thread. (BF capitalized the c word but not Bike!?)

1.) I met a guy locally who had a new custom retro bike built so he didn't need to ride...
03-17-21, 06:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 522
Posted By Classtime

I don't know about stiff, but Boulder Bicycle has...

I don't know about stiff, but Boulder Bicycle has had 5 speed chains for reasonable $.
03-17-21, 06:45 PM
Replies: 1,959
Views: 197,341
Posted By Classtime

At 155 lbs., I'm back to 100-110 on my 23mm...

At 155 lbs., I'm back to 100-110 on my 23mm Tubulars (and 110 clinchers). I just patched a 23 Corsa G that I pinch flatted at 90. But I am often careless on my regular routes and hit stuff. I will...
03-14-21, 08:27 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 596
Posted By Classtime

Jannd makes a decent bag that holds a big...

Jannd makes a decent bag that holds a big tubular, sealant, multitool, and valve remover. I can squeeze two Continental Comps in it.
03-14-21, 06:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 207
Posted By Classtime

1991!? Can we slow down please. I will always...

1991!? Can we slow down please.
I will always remember ogling the RB1 in Bicycling when I should have been studying.
03-13-21, 07:44 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 4,084
Posted By Classtime

Well, I haven't ridden--really ridden since...

Well, I haven't ridden--really ridden since before the postponed/canceled 2020 version. Until today--eye opener--Solo miles in zone 2 will not prepare you for Kiler or those other two whose names I...
03-13-21, 02:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 301
Posted By Classtime

$1.95❤️

$1.95❤️
03-12-21, 07:51 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,599
Posted By Classtime

The body adapts. You have adapted to riding on...

The body adapts. You have adapted to riding on the tops during your solo pandemic rides. Imagine telling your framebuilder, "I'm getting old and slow so build me my dream bike that lets me do that...
03-11-21, 09:59 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 4,084
Posted By Classtime

Farmer's Almanac says it will be pretty stormy in...

Farmer's Almanac says it will be pretty stormy in early Sept. and again from mid Sept. to Oct. The 11th and 12th are not early but they could be mid. :foo:
03-11-21, 09:18 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 4,084
Posted By Classtime

I WONDER IF IT WILL RAIN THAT WEEKEND!? I've...

I WONDER IF IT WILL RAIN THAT WEEKEND!?

I've since hung up my Gatorskins GP4 wheel set to save that little diamond tread. The Sedis chain and and Sachs 13/24 don't skip and if my new chain shows...
03-11-21, 08:05 PM
Replies: 1,959
Views: 197,341
Posted By Classtime

Cerchio bici: Ambrosio Nemesis - Ambrosio Wheels...

Cerchio bici: Ambrosio Nemesis - Ambrosio Wheels (http://ambrosiowheels.com/en/rims/classics/nemesis/)
you are in luck. Finding a dealer has always been an effort.
03-11-21, 10:06 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,692
Posted By Classtime

I have R600 levers actuating 7700 calipers and...

I have R600 levers actuating 7700 calipers and they are awesome. I think the Super SLR is predominantly super in the caliper, cable, and housing liner.
03-10-21, 10:04 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,692
Posted By Classtime

These go Here

This thread inspired me to hunt down some non-aero SLR levers. I neglected to bid on some like new 105 levers that went cheap and then made up for that with a buy it now NOS Tri-Color Non-Aero...
03-10-21, 07:25 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 2,511
Posted By Classtime

Disk brakes look ok paired with plus tires, super...

Disk brakes look ok paired with plus tires, super chunky bottom brackets, tapered head tubes, and those very long and fat brake lever shifty thangs on the awfully short-drop bars. These bikes often...
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