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09-23-20, 04:37 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 884
Posted By gugie

I'm amazed that your collar bone has undergone...

I'm amazed that your collar bone has undergone such wear and tear!
09-23-20, 03:39 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 476
Posted By gugie

Friends don't let friends build frames without...

Friends don't let friends build frames without them!
09-23-20, 03:35 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 476
Posted By gugie

That, of course is the real answer to "why...

That, of course is the real answer to "why horizontal dropouts".
09-23-20, 10:27 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 476
Posted By gugie

Horizontal dropouts are the appendix of bicycles....

Horizontal dropouts are the appendix of bicycles. Adjustable screws are almost always set and forget. There used to be a reason for them, perhaps, and they tend to go bad on many frames. I'm always...
09-22-20, 12:20 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,323
Posted By gugie

Mods should close this one down, obviously gone...

Mods should close this one down, obviously gone political. I come here to discuss bikes, not politics.
09-22-20, 12:18 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 415
Posted By gugie

Is your headset 26.4 or 27.0 ID? Either the fork...

Is your headset 26.4 or 27.0 ID? Either the fork is cut for 27.0, or it needs to be cleaned up a bit with a crown race face and chase tool. Either way that's not something that all bike shops have...
09-21-20, 09:07 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 670
Posted By gugie

Wonderful trip on your own, but with the wealth...

Wonderful trip on your own, but with the wealth of knowledge, both local and general on this site, consider announcing your trip here before you leave. You'll be amazed at how many local riders will...
Forum: Framebuilders
09-21-20, 06:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 190
Posted By gugie

Operators are standing by.

Operators are standing by.
09-21-20, 06:51 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 2,791
Posted By gugie

Too late for the OP, but here's a tool I bought...

Too late for the OP, but here's a tool I bought from The Savings and Loan (https://www.rivbike.com/collections/tools/products/stein-frame-quill-for-repair-stands) for $65
...
09-21-20, 05:41 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 670
Posted By gugie

First time in the Bay Area, I assume?

First time in the Bay Area, I assume?
09-21-20, 05:40 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 497
Posted By gugie

I think "ride it like you stole it" is the...

I think "ride it like you stole it" is the appropriate thing to say here.
09-21-20, 05:39 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 670
Posted By gugie

Was just going to suggest that myself....

Was just going to suggest that myself. Richmond/San Rafael has been open since last November, I believe.

Boxing Day, 2019
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Forum: Framebuilders
09-21-20, 10:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 190
Posted By gugie

Yeah Mark, I've done that a few times before....

Yeah Mark, I've done that a few times before. Last time I did a chromed one I reamed out the original steerer, if you try to heat it up so it'll come loose the blades will fall out as well!.

The...
09-20-20, 08:52 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 4,059
Posted By gugie

Andy_K, our friend John and I did a Neal Lerner...

Andy_K, our friend John and I did a Neal Lerner Invitational ride (https://www.bikeforums.net/classic-vintage/1097120-pdx-march-19-nlerner-town-ready-ride.html), but rather than stop at the South...
09-20-20, 08:39 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 4,059
Posted By gugie

Orygun, you say? Where 'bouts?

Orygun, you say? Where 'bouts?
09-20-20, 06:19 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 387
Posted By gugie

In my head, yes, out loud, no. But I've ridden...

In my head, yes, out loud, no.
But I've ridden with @bicycleKitty a few times, and she definitely does. Here she is with 15 minutes of fame on an OPB (Oregon Public Broadcasting) story.
...
09-20-20, 05:45 AM
Replies: 252
Views: 9,382
Posted By gugie

Oh, it was bent, by me! Was 95mm OLD, now 100mm.

Oh, it was bent, by me! Was 95mm OLD, now 100mm.
09-19-20, 11:17 PM
Replies: 252
Views: 9,382
Posted By gugie

I'm not big on kickstands, but I think it would...

I'm not big on kickstands, but I think it would be appropriate on that bike.

And lose the eggbeater pedals, go platform. This is a quick grocery store run bike. Heck, a Wald basket would look...
09-19-20, 06:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 178
Posted By gugie

RiddleOfSteel comes to mind, but he snagged his...

RiddleOfSteel comes to mind, but he snagged his already. Anyone else?
09-19-20, 05:14 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,323
Posted By gugie

Brian would have been proud to build a custom for...

Brian would have been proud to build a custom for her.
09-19-20, 11:39 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 4,059
Posted By gugie

Pretty sure he was talking about the smoke, which...

Pretty sure he was talking about the smoke, which has spread across the US.
09-19-20, 11:25 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 1,248
Posted By gugie

Mmmm, bacon.

Mmmm, bacon.
09-19-20, 11:24 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 893
Posted By gugie

Friend of mine's teenage son started up a garage...

Friend of mine's teenage son started up a garage business fixing bikes late spring. Word of mouth only, and people keep coming by to drop off more repairs. He started patching tubes when they became...
09-19-20, 10:47 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 1,248
Posted By gugie

Yeah, BITD 120 was cheaper. Of course, when 130...

Yeah, BITD 120 was cheaper. Of course, when 130 came out it was much more expensive.
09-19-20, 10:38 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 4,059
Posted By gugie

Thanks for taking one for the team!

Thanks for taking one for the team!
09-18-20, 08:57 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 4,059
Posted By gugie

Interestingly, I've only known Neal personally...

Interestingly, I've only known Neal personally since that particular ride. Since then we've done 2 FFD tours together, The Last Winter Tour of the Willamette Valley, the Magical Mystery Tour, and an...
09-18-20, 04:47 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 4,059
Posted By gugie

I think Portlandeur is a state of mind. If you're...

I think Portlandeur is a state of mind. If you're in reasonably short riding distance of Portland, I guess that counts, so it's a sliding scale. northbend would be on the extreme side of the...
09-18-20, 04:15 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 4,059
Posted By gugie

Oldairhead is rummored to be a Portlandeur now,...

Oldairhead is rummored to be a Portlandeur now, I've seen others purportedly residing in Riot City, help me tag some more peeps...
09-18-20, 04:10 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 4,059
Posted By gugie

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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09-18-20, 03:56 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 4,059
Posted By gugie

Glorious, glorious rain today. Portlandeurs,...

Glorious, glorious rain today.

Portlandeurs, who's up for a celebratory ride this weekend? The Neal Lerner Invitational...
09-18-20, 03:04 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 544
Posted By gugie

Andy, the Caveman said it better than I could....

Andy, the Caveman said it better than I could. The riders are rare that are, at once, il Capo and Super Domestique. Matt is a combination of LeMond and Roll. Or should I say, LeMond and Roll combined...
09-18-20, 11:34 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 544
Posted By gugie

More Gravel! ...

More Gravel!

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09-17-20, 06:51 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 544
Posted By gugie

Always ...

Always

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09-17-20, 03:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 207
Posted By gugie

Hand cut lugs can be both extremely time...

Hand cut lugs can be both extremely time consuming and very fulfilling at the same time. I did this seat lug while building a friend's frame. The extensions down low were reinforcement for brazing a...
09-17-20, 03:22 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 544
Posted By gugie

Makes you think that they should add a jersey -...

Makes you think that they should add a jersey - why not give points to those that forego the help of mechanical support and fix their own problems on the road? How about a 5 minute bonus if you fix...
09-17-20, 03:17 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 544
Posted By gugie

Gravel Grinding in the TdF!

Stage 18, retro Cino/Eroica style!

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09-16-20, 11:01 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 4,059
Posted By gugie

Mrs. Gugie is ready to kick me out for a ride...

Mrs. Gugie is ready to kick me out for a ride first thing AQI drops below 100. Turns put I get cranky when I donít ride for awhile.

You know itís bad up here when you look south to LA for clean...
09-15-20, 05:17 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 972
Posted By gugie

Super light, not very strong. I've seen too many...

Super light, not very strong. I've seen too many of them that wouldn't hold an adjustment. When your a** is on the line, do you care about a few ounces?
09-15-20, 05:12 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 608
Posted By gugie

The Philospher Bike Mechanic, a rare Monty Python...

The Philospher Bike Mechanic, a rare Monty Python sketch.
09-14-20, 01:26 PM
Replies: 365
Views: 40,768
Posted By gugie

Seaside and Cannon Beach hotels are pretty booked...

Seaside and Cannon Beach hotels are pretty booked right now for those wanting to get away from the smoke. Both are reporting very good air quality right now. If I didn't have 3 cats and 2 dogs I...
09-13-20, 10:40 PM
Replies: 365
Views: 40,768
Posted By gugie

Hopeful that those blue skies blow this way soon.

Hopeful that those blue skies blow this way soon.
09-13-20, 07:46 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 608
Posted By gugie

Confused. You were successful...

Confused.
You were successful...
09-13-20, 04:43 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 608
Posted By gugie

Practically, no. Go grab a paper clip. Bend...

Practically, no.

Go grab a paper clip. Bend it just a bit, it springs right back. That's elastic deformation.
Take that same paper clip, Bend it until it straightens out a bit and doesn't spring...
09-13-20, 12:03 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 484
Posted By gugie

If that's what you've got, use it. If you're...

If that's what you've got, use it. If you're going to buy some, I think the smallest kit of Bondo is about $10? JB Weld kits can be had for $5.

As noted earlier, JB Weld can stand up to powder...
09-13-20, 11:41 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 484
Posted By gugie

Good job! Yeah, that was a deep dent. What you're...

Good job! Yeah, that was a deep dent. What you're accomplishing by rolling it out is less a removal of the dent, more of a getting the tube back to round. Fill it and you're good to go.


see...
09-13-20, 11:34 AM
Replies: 753
Views: 203,440
Posted By gugie

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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Rudi's picture tale...
09-13-20, 11:09 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 811
Posted By gugie

A framebuilder.

A framebuilder.
09-12-20, 11:37 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 4,059
Posted By gugie

Best news today is that Canby and Oregon city...

Best news today is that Canby and Oregon city evacuation notice has been lowered. Right now rain is predicted for Tuesday, but any weather forecasts beyond 48 hours is a guesstimate. AQI is right...
09-12-20, 07:34 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 4,059
Posted By gugie

Is there ANYONE riding on the West Coast today?

Mexico to Canada, the entire West Coast air quality just sucks. Heck, even up into British Columbia, and down into Baja California. Many people have lost their homes, over 40,000 have been evacuated...
09-12-20, 05:26 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 824
Posted By gugie

I've done them both ways, lots of them with those...

I've done them both ways, lots of them with those hourglass bosses. I find them to be more than adequate. I like to use the "extra long" hourglass type if I'm making custom racks and attach both the...
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