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06-30-20, 06:41 PM
Replies: 44
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Posted By Ottomotion

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04-28-20, 05:44 PM
Replies: 1,738
Views: 295,411
Posted By Ottomotion

Geography not my strong suit! :o

Geography not my strong suit!

:o
04-20-20, 11:29 AM
Replies: 3,213
Views: 702,641
Posted By Ottomotion

My St. Etienne quarantine project. (and this...

My St. Etienne quarantine project. (and this thread gives me another chance to post another pic of it) :)...
04-15-20, 09:08 PM
Replies: 2,227
Views: 764,698
Posted By Ottomotion

French Connection

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04-07-20, 08:14 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,079
Posted By Ottomotion

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04-06-20, 09:22 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 12,245
Posted By Ottomotion

Not bad for rattle can beauty... ...

Not bad for rattle can beauty...
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04-06-20, 09:17 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 5,986
Posted By Ottomotion

It was a fun project.... Before ...

It was a fun project....
Before
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04-06-20, 09:10 PM
Replies: 2,712
Views: 635,113
Posted By Ottomotion

Before ...

Before
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After...
04-02-20, 07:51 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,610
Posted By Ottomotion

86 Trek & 88 Centurion

Both are 100% original (except for Trek pedals). Tires, bar tape, hoods, etc....Ridden a couple times and then stored. ...
03-22-20, 10:08 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 5,986
Posted By Ottomotion

Will sand and add a second coat tomorrow.....then...

Will sand and add a second coat tomorrow.....then start assembly
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03-18-20, 05:43 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,996
Posted By Ottomotion

Since I was off work I spent time in my shop...

Since I was off work I spent time in my shop polishing some "Racers"

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03-17-20, 10:57 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,537
Posted By Ottomotion

My daily... ...

My daily...
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03-17-20, 10:41 PM
Replies: 3,309
Views: 279,389
Posted By Ottomotion

Messing around on the buffing wheel... One...

Messing around on the buffing wheel...

One done...one waiting
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03-15-20, 07:14 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 8,314
Posted By Ottomotion

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03-09-20, 10:42 PM
Replies: 13,934
Views: 2,965,971
Posted By Ottomotion

Is that cracked or just bent? If bent I would...

Is that cracked or just bent? If bent I would give it a chance in a bench vice. Wrap it with some sort of material so as to not scratch it all up. I bet you can get it pretty darn straight...
...
03-05-20, 02:15 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 5,039
Posted By Ottomotion

All these darn bikes keep getting in the way of...

All these darn bikes keep getting in the way of these beautiful garage doors....
03-04-20, 11:01 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 5,039
Posted By Ottomotion

Does an airplane hanger door count? ...

Does an airplane hanger door count?
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03-03-20, 09:49 PM
Replies: 56,800
Views: 8,158,975
Posted By Ottomotion

GT Zaskar

Is there a work around for the seat post hack?

https://fresno.craigslist.org/bik/d/los-banos-gt-zaskar-all-terra/7085947888.html...
02-22-20, 12:43 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,510
Posted By Ottomotion

My quest to to ID my Mystery Frame and tubing...

My quest to to ID my Mystery Frame and tubing type.

Might be of some interest....might not. YMMV

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02-10-20, 09:42 AM
Replies: 8,947
Views: 838,089
Posted By Ottomotion

Thanks for the tip! ...and the price is right! ...

Thanks for the tip! ...and the price is right!

The left hood is super gummy so Im not sure it can even be saved. We shall see....
02-09-20, 09:56 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 3,779
Posted By Ottomotion

St. Etienne? Oui.... ...

St. Etienne? Oui....
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02-08-20, 11:10 PM
Replies: 8,947
Views: 838,089
Posted By Ottomotion

Not a Willys....a 39' Ford DeLuxe coupe. Willys...

Not a Willys....a 39' Ford DeLuxe coupe. Willys would not have a quarter window...but similar otherwise....(split rear window, etc). My Ford does have a 392 Hemi which can be found in many drag...
02-08-20, 03:34 PM
Replies: 8,947
Views: 838,089
Posted By Ottomotion

Better camera pics... All original. Tires, bar...

Better camera pics...
All original. Tires, bar tape, etc...
Ridden a couple of times and set in a corner. Rims have no brake scuff.

New cables, tires, tubes pads, tape and hoods and then it will...
02-08-20, 08:56 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 3,779
Posted By Ottomotion

His n hers ...

His n hers
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02-07-20, 07:52 PM
Replies: 8,947
Views: 838,089
Posted By Ottomotion

Joining the group....

Just picked up today......
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12-22-19, 08:02 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 9,609
Posted By Ottomotion

Old cars.....among other things...

1939 DeLuxe Ford w/392 Chrysler Hemi
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1984 Vanagon that I converted to Subaru...
11-05-19, 11:55 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 911
Posted By Ottomotion

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10-27-19, 09:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,043
Posted By Ottomotion

1986 Trek Aluminum 2000

One year only RWB paint...https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/480x640/photo_2_12__a8af6febfb79d67b546c89ace45d79bca6740136.jpg
07-28-19, 08:56 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 5,887
Posted By Ottomotion

Mongoose IBOC Rockadile SX

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07-28-19, 08:55 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 5,887
Posted By Ottomotion

1980 Mars Exclusiv 3000

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07-04-19, 08:33 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,643
Posted By Ottomotion

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07-03-19, 09:01 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 8,144
Posted By Ottomotion

Happy 4th of July

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06-28-19, 04:47 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 5,570
Posted By Ottomotion

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06-25-19, 10:14 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,831
Posted By Ottomotion

Thoughts and ramblings... With anything...

Thoughts and ramblings...

With anything 'collectible', a lot can be done for developing the marketplace. Instead of getting out while you can, stay in it because you love it and do stuff to grow...
06-21-19, 10:41 PM
Replies: 865
Views: 142,338
Posted By Ottomotion

Seka

Looked like a pretty neat bike at one point...but the cycle cannibals have had their way.

Ashland,...
06-20-19, 07:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 519
Posted By Ottomotion

Quick-Glow is the best I have used. leaves...

Quick-Glow is the best I have used.

leaves behind a seal to prevent rust.

Got rust? Brass wool and your favorite chrome polish....The brass is too soft to scratch the chrome.....just rubs the...
06-18-19, 11:00 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 832
Posted By Ottomotion

Update w/Measurements

Finally finding time to get back to the project....
Here are the measurements...

Seat post:...
06-17-19, 11:51 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,920
Posted By Ottomotion

Linda Vaughn

Aka: The First Lady of Motor Sportshttps://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/673x826/lv_bfb78adf79993e06a1039e89c8b7c3a4ca3d3bca.jpg
06-12-19, 10:28 PM
Replies: 3,213
Views: 702,641
Posted By Ottomotion

Not really sure what the maker is....but it has a...

Not really sure what the maker is....but it has a lot of French bits...
Most likely St. Etienne

Look for a resto thread on this one coming soon....
06-08-19, 11:37 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 10,248
Posted By Ottomotion

Well mine definitely fits in the C & V theme... ...

Well mine definitely fits in the C & V theme...
Just got it out of paint. Now for the assembly over the summer.
1939 deluxe Ford w/392 Chrysler...
Replies: 10
Views: 890
Posted By Ottomotion

If you are talking about the first picture, that...

If you are talking about the first picture, that decal is on the rear fender....not the head tube.
06-04-19, 11:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 472
Posted By Ottomotion

VeloBase.com - Component: Rigida AL 1320...

VeloBase.com - Component: Rigida AL 1320 (http://velobase.com/ViewComponent.aspx?ID=e89c0b86-8e92-450a-a1d1-88719b79f46a)
06-04-19, 10:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 472
Posted By Ottomotion

Only going off of the decal remains, it looks...

Only going off of the decal remains, it looks more like the "al 1320" model since there is a 70....visible where the 700c is on the al 1320 decal.

They are staggered eyelets.

However, I have...
06-04-19, 07:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 472
Posted By Ottomotion

Looks like Rigida....answered my own Q.

Looks like Rigida....answered my own Q.
06-04-19, 07:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 472
Posted By Ottomotion

Rim ID?

Trying to ID the rims on the bike I just picked up. Here is the best decal pic I have. Any help?...
06-03-19, 10:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 832
Posted By Ottomotion

Thanks for the leads.... Also very similar...

Thanks for the leads....

Also very similar color and features to this one...
https://www.troc-velo.com/photos-velo-loisirs-collection-vintage-cycles-france-loire-201-1-1928843.htm

....and...
06-03-19, 06:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 832
Posted By Ottomotion

Thank you, juvela. I decided to buy the bike...

Thank you, juvela.
I decided to buy the bike and take it on as a summer project. I really like its level of completeness. Once I laid eyes on the bike I had to have it.
I can confirm that your...
06-02-19, 07:43 PM
Replies: 2,294
Views: 431,152
Posted By Ottomotion

Huge bummer. Is it steel? If so, coming from...

Huge bummer.
Is it steel?
If so, coming from a car background, I wonder if a stud welder gun could improve that ding. It didn't take much to put that ding in it, so it wouldn't take much to take...
06-02-19, 06:46 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,070
Posted By Ottomotion

1986 Trek Aluminum 2000

One year only RWB tri-fade
Shimano 7400
Ridden a few times and put on a hook until last April
Original bar tape, hoods and tires...
06-02-19, 10:43 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 13,242
Posted By Ottomotion

Well, it is German. The Mars Exclusiv 3000. I was...

Well, it is German. The Mars Exclusiv 3000. I was attracted to it because of the unique wheels, of course. They are made by Sachs and are very similar to the ones found on Puch mopeds of the same...
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