Go Back  Bike Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

Notices
 
Search: Posts Made By: arex
Showing results 1 to 50 of 152
Search took 0.02 seconds.
04-10-21, 05:27 PM
Replies: 20,234
Views: 3,389,299
Posted By krakhaus

https://palmsprings.craigslist.org/bik/d/cathedral...

https://palmsprings.craigslist.org/bik/d/cathedral-city-univega-specialissma/7301695501.html
That stem is looking pretty sweet.
...
04-03-21, 11:32 AM
Replies: 24,302
Views: 2,884,362
Posted By Ghostknife

lol I donít need to start a big debate, just...

lol I donít need to start a big debate, just looking for honest opinions. Hereís the bag, in good shape, thinking a couple new straps and I would be good to go. Guess Iíll get some quotes.

...
03-25-21, 08:16 PM
Replies: 2,509
Views: 838,501
Posted By Roger M

84 or 85 Expedition. ...

84 or 85 Expedition.

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1538/20210325_184827_cf4d61a6db39dc8155e5c3a137c7782ba3a7e80e.jpg...
03-25-21, 02:26 PM
Replies: 2,509
Views: 838,501
Posted By polymorphself

Thanks, and agreed. Needed a quick spot to prop...

Thanks, and agreed. Needed a quick spot to prop it when I took those and that wall just happens to be the wall to my backyard so it was easy enough.

I do have these now though...

...
03-17-21, 04:42 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,495
Posted By niliraga

Getting close to ready for spring! modded...

Getting close to ready for spring!

modded some battered 1980s european fenders, added an Axiom rear and Blackburn front rack, found better pedals.. Then had to spurn my parts bin for a 'new'...
03-16-21, 12:21 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,466
Posted By browngw

The "Made in Czechoslovakia" 1973 Rapido/Favorit...

The "Made in Czechoslovakia" 1973 Rapido/Favorit has been rebuilt and is ready to ride. My intent is to try and find a new home for it. The Sun Race rear derailleur that has been reportedly on it...
03-16-21, 10:39 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,466
Posted By geeteeiii

Lockdown means alot of time tinkering with bikes....

Lockdown means alot of time tinkering with bikes.
I have been cleaning up the red frame and made some seat stay caps. All Start Shosses have these weld tacks for frame alignment before brazing,...
03-16-21, 10:18 AM
Replies: 2,509
Views: 838,501
Posted By guy1138

A real time capsule Miyata 610 that I sold this...

A real time capsule Miyata 610 that I sold this past fall! Wish it had been my size
...
03-15-21, 09:09 PM
Replies: 2,509
Views: 838,501
Posted By squarenoise

Haha, davester got it! It's a Paul Gino Light...

Haha, davester got it! It's a Paul Gino Light Mount, mounted to the rack with a rounded furniture bracket. I needed the light mount dropped down a bit, due to front bag interference and it worked...
03-14-21, 10:03 PM
Replies: 2,509
Views: 838,501
Posted By Cycle Tourist

That's full on vintage. Love those old 'dales. I...

That's full on vintage. Love those old 'dales. I was so envious of anyone that owned one. Thanks
03-14-21, 07:39 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 977
Posted By b dub

Good. Voice of reason. I needed to hear that....

Good. Voice of reason. I needed to hear that. Youíre right. Iím keeping the Raleigh as is.

I did remove the lights (for now) and the rear rack.

Then I took it for a spin yesterday with my...
03-14-21, 04:13 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,466
Posted By geeteeiii

Had some fun mocking up and dissassembling my new...

Had some fun mocking up and dissassembling my new frames. Old fork from the Meteor looks really cool on the red frame. Its so weird that the dropout is so crusty. We currently have a pretty bad covid...
03-13-21, 02:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 374
Posted By smontanaro

Looks like 32H is out of stock. 36H is still...

Looks like 32H is out of stock. 36H is still available:

https://bikeparts.com/BPC109704/sunringle-cr18-29%22-700c-rim-36h-silver
03-09-21, 09:49 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,001
Posted By ramzilla

The shiny silver Sunrace freewheels work very...

The shiny silver Sunrace freewheels work very well. (Built to Shimano HG specs). And, are usually a very good value at a reasonable price.
03-08-21, 03:18 PM
Replies: 24,302
Views: 2,884,362
Posted By oldspokes

I thought it was bad when I took a parts bike...

I thought it was bad when I took a parts bike apart last spring that had 11 master links and one link wired together with two master link outer links and a U shaped piece of wire shoved through both...
03-08-21, 09:47 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,553
Posted By rosefarts

Tiny's Powder coating and Chrome polishing in...

Tiny's Powder coating and Chrome polishing in Pueblo West CO.

My point though, for solid work that isn't fancy, nearly every city over 75,000 has something like this.
03-07-21, 01:43 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,475
Posted By amedias

Backsides vary, hence so do saddle positions. ...

Backsides vary, hence so do saddle positions.

that is about all there is to say about it, you have to find what works for you and your anatomy and preferences.

even though there are some...
03-07-21, 09:23 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,475
Posted By Het Volk

Brooks Saddle Angle

So I just dropped a Brooks B17 on my single speed commuter / sport touring bike and rather than the ďangled upĒ style, actually have is basically neutral.

I was worried that I would lose ability...
03-06-21, 12:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 215
Posted By blamester

I would install the chain and cassette first. It...

I would install the chain and cassette first. It might work fine and you may not need the chainrings.
But if you do measure the bolt distance. And you probably don't need to buy nos 8 speed stuff...
03-06-21, 12:00 PM
Replies: 20,234
Views: 3,389,299
Posted By hazetguy

https://allentown.craigslist.org/bik/d/quakertown-...

https://allentown.craigslist.org/bik/d/quakertown-custom-cindy/7284643652.htmlCustom "Cindy" - $250 (Quakertown)2nd built, still working out fitment. Had to move the cranks forward. This one sits on...
03-06-21, 08:56 AM
Replies: 700
Views: 166,056
Posted By msteve1014

But you guys with too many bikes are starting to...

But you guys with too many bikes are starting to suck me in, haha. I NEEDED a bike to keep at my home in Baja, I can't be carrying the univega back and forth.

I found a Raleigh m60, cheap. It got...
03-06-21, 02:34 AM
Replies: 700
Views: 166,056
Posted By AustinFitz

Here's my 1985 Mongoose ATB turned whitewall...

Here's my 1985 Mongoose ATB turned whitewall urban cruiser.

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/img_20191017_231006_01_20b5f1c11f298ead36f81ca065bced236b2d35b4.jpeg
03-05-21, 01:47 AM
Replies: 24,302
Views: 2,884,362
Posted By 2fat2fly

I picked up a ladies Raleigh parts bike the other...

I picked up a ladies Raleigh parts bike the other day, it had two new tires on it and a good set of rims, ... and this for a master link:
(There was a real master link just ahead of it and the chain...
03-03-21, 10:13 PM
Replies: 700
Views: 166,056
Posted By victorm

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/892a9881_ecaa_4d32_9c3b_129279f19046_9b7e56427fd539d60ea0ce193a472e5d67b07d2d.jpeg
not sure if this qualifies but the bull moose bars...
03-03-21, 03:58 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 234
Posted By smontanaro

Went with the 103. Things look much better. In...

Went with the 103. Things look much better. In addition, I thought it was six-speed, but in reality the rear shifter has the little 6/7 selector. Good thing, as I only have a seven-speed Regina...
03-02-21, 01:45 AM
Replies: 700
Views: 166,056
Posted By Germany_chris

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/bike_726f49eff06b18ec0a6c1dd130d7e3f5a2936bb9.jpg

I bought this for the group, my original plan was to put the parts on the Bruce...
03-01-21, 01:55 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 35,438
Posted By jish1969

I finally get to throw my hat into this ring......

I finally get to throw my hat into this ring... just finished this Roberts I spent the winter on. Old English meets new English......
02-25-21, 04:07 PM
Replies: 7,081
Views: 2,669,637
Posted By tru1shot

I've got just over 1000 miles on it since i...

I've got just over 1000 miles on it since i finished it late last summer, and it's more or less become my go-to bike for most things. It's not perfect at anything, but it's good at everything i want...
02-18-21, 01:22 PM
Replies: 2,509
Views: 838,501
Posted By Germany_chris

Some Changes

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/21_02_18_19_54_13_1533_119a87c988e393fc97ac0b841ce3013d56db0ad7.jpg
02-17-21, 11:13 AM
Replies: 2,509
Views: 838,501
Posted By Het Volk

Why would you sell that? Also - the lacing...

Why would you sell that?

Also - the lacing on those wheels seems less loaded touring oriented and more racing oriented.
02-16-21, 04:50 PM
Replies: 2,509
Views: 838,501
Posted By squarenoise

I just posted this in the Miyata 1000 thread...

I just posted this in the Miyata 1000 thread (https://www.bikeforums.net/21927110-post144.html) with more details, but figured I'd share here as well.
...
02-11-21, 03:08 PM
Replies: 547
Views: 127,495
Posted By Catnap

i enjoyed reading through this thread and will...

i enjoyed reading through this thread and will add my own bikes at some point. but I came across this 3Rensho sport tourer today on the website of a Japanese pawn shop. I had no idea that Konno...
02-09-21, 11:17 PM
Replies: 547
Views: 127,495
Posted By ShannonM

1985 League Fuji

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1024x682/hbnwr_cabin_1_1024_1_2b6f480df9b832d386bf0a88b6e7ec25e17423bb.jpg

...
02-09-21, 11:01 PM
Replies: 547
Views: 127,495
Posted By Roger M

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1399/20210209_131106_8f5711261d589e8077f01ce8b5d0d380c1daf323.jpg
Might catch flack for the bars(with the sport touring crowd)...
02-09-21, 12:30 PM
Replies: 7,734
Views: 2,118,304
Posted By albrt

I was looking for a mountain bike and found this...

I was looking for a mountain bike and found this 1983 Stump Jumper Sport the other day.

...
02-09-21, 10:06 AM
Replies: 7,734
Views: 2,118,304
Posted By DMC707

https://i.imgur.com/tMiNJkF.jpg old Yeti Pro...

https://i.imgur.com/tMiNJkF.jpg

old Yeti Pro Fro.
02-08-21, 12:15 PM
Replies: 7,734
Views: 2,118,304
Posted By katsup

I gave my Trek 970 a few updates as it's...

I gave my Trek 970 a few updates as it's currently being used to mountain bike with my buddy while I wait for my new bike to arrive in April.

XT / Mavic Wheels
3x9 XT Shifters
26x2.35 Tires (Max...
02-07-21, 04:14 PM
Replies: 547
Views: 127,495
Posted By non-fixie

Since my previous - pre-Covid - post (ah, the...

Since my previous - pre-Covid - post (ah, the memories!) I've acquired this Olympia Sport and built it along the lines of that A-D:
...
02-06-21, 11:19 PM
Replies: 547
Views: 127,495
Posted By Het Volk

Fascinating all the disagreement on what makes a...

Fascinating all the disagreement on what makes a sport touring bike, and why they are tough to describe and also, why are they increasingly extinct as a category.

Sport is in the term for a...
02-04-21, 07:48 PM
Replies: 2,509
Views: 838,501
Posted By casanewt

Landed this time-capsule 1985 Miyata 610 tonight....

Landed this time-capsule 1985 Miyata 610 tonight. It even has the original Miyata radial tires! Just needs a tune & clean and I can get it out on the road. I have to laugh at the "Miyata Cotterless"...
01-13-21, 11:05 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,495
Posted By niliraga

Looking kinda spiffy! Besides having to track...

Looking kinda spiffy! Besides having to track down a set of decent cantis, and special order for that yellow cabling, I raided the parts bin for everything else to make this first draft from the...
12-15-20, 07:14 PM
Replies: 14,230
Views: 3,140,242
Posted By gaucho777

Well, I literally just saved this one from the...

Well, I literally just saved this one from the dump. I was driving to the post office a couple of hours ago to do some last-minute holiday shipping, and spotted this in a curbside trash pile a couple...
11-30-20, 10:02 AM
Replies: 20,234
Views: 3,389,299
Posted By Unca_Sam

Ok, ok. I just looked at this again on a larger...

Ok, ok. I just looked at this again on a larger screen, and this deserves to be annotated ŗ la John Madden.

...
11-25-20, 10:42 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,139
Posted By gugie

Gillott mixte in the Atelier

Last year I had a coals to Newcastle moment. I receieved an email from a Welshman who wanted to do a 650b conversion on his Ephgrave (https://www.flickr.com/photos/gugie/albums/72157701445230242). I...
11-08-20, 11:03 PM
Replies: 700
Views: 166,056
Posted By Padgett

College Commuter

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/bosco_55095eb1a87416e6d8d33cd83f6f5ac937b44d71.jpg...
11-04-20, 05:33 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,283
Posted By BFisher

Teeth? A luxury...

Teeth? A luxury...
11-04-20, 05:27 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,283
Posted By nlerner

I just keep all of my tools clenched between my...

I just keep all of my tools clenched between my teeth like back in the old days.
11-04-20, 10:55 AM
Replies: 24,302
Views: 2,884,362
Posted By Monzeglio

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

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/7beecf69_82ec_4563_95f9_98885263bf7b_f6bfee34c2325671299909fb6f4489a09e6a7213.jpeg
Hereís the Ď82 Superbe before I cleaned it up. Very...
10-23-20, 03:47 AM
Replies: 7,081
Views: 2,669,637
Posted By lneves

1991 Bridgestone CB-1 dropbar/650b conversion

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1560x2000/img_20201023_102613757_hdr_6c3b0df0c21d69df22b3bbbd0685d5b4ac33ed1a.jpg...
10-21-20, 05:31 PM
Replies: 7,081
Views: 2,669,637
Posted By wintermute

I shared several photos of my Kuwahara doomsday...

I shared several photos of my Kuwahara doomsday tourer-in-progress where the camera angle made it look like there was an ungodly amount of stem showing. Here's a more accurate photo showing that...
Showing results 1 to 50 of 152
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright © 2021 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.