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04-17-20, 11:24 PM
Replies: 682
Views: 29,206
Posted By crank_addict

Can easily source 50+ sites. Try this....

Can easily source 50+ sites. Try this....
04-16-20, 02:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 347
Posted By crank_addict

Wholesale cost of n95 standard mask to hospitals,...

Wholesale cost of n95 standard mask to hospitals, Spring of 2019 was 40 to 50 cents per unit. Late reported some hospitals signed for ranging $4. Some high as $7 each.

A few years ago while...
04-16-20, 11:29 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 3,375
Posted By crank_addict

What else would one expect? Move along please.......

What else would one expect? Move along please.... I have things to do.

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04-15-20, 04:34 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 486
Posted By crank_addict

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04-14-20, 09:44 PM
Replies: 58,601
Views: 8,590,256
Posted By crank_addict

1997 Frischi's Ritchey ...

1997 Frischi's Ritchey

https://www.ebay.com/itm/223976486873

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04-14-20, 05:43 PM
Replies: 1,703
Views: 140,400
Posted By crank_addict

Monsieur Chrono ...

Monsieur Chrono
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And here's Anquetil, circa 1953. ...
04-14-20, 11:50 AM
Replies: 381
Views: 31,477
Posted By crank_addict

vintage cycling game board ...

vintage cycling game board
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...
04-13-20, 02:03 PM
Replies: 1,703
Views: 140,400
Posted By crank_addict

More from Francesco. Happened to watch this...

More from Francesco. Happened to watch this morning >>> one will spot a few significant TT bikes mid vid.
https://youtu.be/ZY5oHCG08go
...
04-13-20, 12:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 376
Posted By crank_addict

Learning the line at Spa by bicycle, debut Schumi 8/24/91

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04-12-20, 05:17 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 4,064
Posted By crank_addict

Nothing to do with the Fauci guy. Never even...

Nothing to do with the Fauci guy. Never even mentioned him nor stated what the FBI thinks of him. You're creating false stories.

Re-read my post about store employees in and around Chicago....
04-11-20, 11:31 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,333
Posted By crank_addict

All good 52T If I recall, my usual visit LBS...

All good 52T

If I recall, my usual visit LBS has their employees for new bike unpacking and build, based per unit, not hourly. The younger fellows told me they prefer it.

Many a times, its not...
04-09-20, 04:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 518
Posted By crank_addict

Bicycle history film -- made in 1915 🎥

Of interest
https://youtu.be/WI6lgUlEUFU
https://youtu.be/WI6lgUlEUFU
04-08-20, 06:27 PM
Replies: 1,703
Views: 140,400
Posted By crank_addict

If I were boss and walked into the room where...

If I were boss and walked into the room where this thing was being built, likely would show the designer the exit door. ...
04-07-20, 01:46 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 871
Posted By crank_addict

The French steed has CLB Professional brakes that...

The French steed has CLB Professional brakes that are remarkably lightweight. NOS pads! I'm in awe how well they feel and very little effort while on the hoods. Dialed in baby! Now my fave vintage...
04-07-20, 01:29 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 871
Posted By crank_addict

So different, so alike battle. Royal Super Record vs Peugeot PSV-10

Gorgeous day for riding, though right off opening up the garage and I'm fighting over which of these near 40 year old bikes to ride.

Both are remarkably different, yet so alike. And my gosh, both...
04-05-20, 10:48 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,823
Posted By crank_addict

Awesome and best news of the entire World today!...

Awesome and best news of the entire World today! 🚲💨💃💃💃
04-02-20, 02:10 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,701
Posted By crank_addict

Thanks for sharing this rarity. The storyline of...

Thanks for sharing this rarity. The storyline of those two artist and the making of this U.S. make is quite interesting.

Little detail but dig the non-World Champion stripes on the seat tube.
04-02-20, 12:01 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 5,714
Posted By crank_addict

Acquired this '1985' brand new old stock,...

Acquired this '1985' brand new old stock, Ochsner, full Campy in 2018 from a bike shop. That shop acquired it from another closed down shop. In 2019, the shop I acquired this from also shuttered.
...
04-02-20, 11:47 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 5,714
Posted By crank_addict

Beautiful and cool bike but I'm more.... or less...

Beautiful and cool bike but I'm more.... or less dumbfounded that someone left it for the dump.
03-31-20, 08:10 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 13,766
Posted By crank_addict

Without trying to 'spin-off' this 'thread'.... ...

Without trying to 'spin-off' this 'thread'....

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The freewheel body...
03-31-20, 07:31 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 13,766
Posted By crank_addict

I wouldn't necessarily call this my prettiest but...

I wouldn't necessarily call this my prettiest but its attractive enough as a cool old tool of a racing machine. Swiss made and 1982 Swiss team Royal-Wrangler / Super Record model.

As mentioned,...
03-31-20, 06:56 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,055
Posted By crank_addict

Welcome and sorry to hear of your father. ...

Welcome and sorry to hear of your father.

Good on you inheriting the enthusiasm for these classics! If possible, I would review some of them with your father- acquisition, history, if and where...
03-31-20, 02:50 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,375
Posted By crank_addict

MasVino ~ you can't get away without at least...

MasVino ~ you can't get away without at least giving us some pics! Lol
03-31-20, 10:31 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 521
Posted By crank_addict

I wouldn't. Though if one has a pile of...

I wouldn't.

Though if one has a pile of contemporary cruiser parts ready to go (period or era correct are costly), has the time, and doesn't want to deal with buying elsewhere, add dealing with...
03-29-20, 07:36 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 4,089
Posted By crank_addict

A few numbers- Weight is 25.5 lbs as depicted. ...

A few numbers-
Weight is 25.5 lbs as depicted.

170mm crank arms
101cm wheelbase / 43cm chainstay
57cm top tube / 110mm stem
57cm seat tube
140mm headtube (end to end)
230mm Pepé Le Pew tail
03-29-20, 04:46 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 7,213
Posted By crank_addict

Terrific show and tell workshop pics. ...

Terrific show and tell workshop pics.

Anyways, my last blab and thought for seatpost. Suggest reaching out to Jamie Swan. Acquired this very light steel post from him directly at a show. No clue...
03-28-20, 09:15 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 6,708
Posted By crank_addict

Neato bike and bonus points for a shake down ride...

Neato bike and bonus points for a shake down ride with surprise.
03-28-20, 09:04 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 6,708
Posted By crank_addict

Good going!

Good going!
03-27-20, 04:44 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 7,213
Posted By crank_addict

Congrats! Definetely a head turn, er headset...

Congrats! Definetely a head turn, er headset turner. Crowns and lugs, paint- handsome. More pics ;")

Rubber is right on the deck, no mudguards for this one.

Tossing thought on the seatpost,...
03-26-20, 04:08 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 13,766
Posted By crank_addict

Neato! These Grand Sprints are surprisingly...

Neato!

These Grand Sprints are surprisingly nice. Had done one up a few years ago, same time as re-doing a Le Champion (R-531 tubed). The Vitus 888 frameset was probably lighter, I forget exactly...
03-25-20, 11:58 AM
Replies: 163
Views: 13,766
Posted By crank_addict

That in itself makes it oddly special. Call it a...

That in itself makes it oddly special. Call it a gem!
03-23-20, 09:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 411
Posted By crank_addict

Dale Brown / CR list has a Flema. Only one I've...

Dale Brown / CR list has a Flema. Only one I've seen and likely the only in the US.

As always, thanks for posting.
...
03-23-20, 12:33 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 8,653
Posted By crank_addict

Don't buy parts and restore. If you want to...

Don't buy parts and restore.

If you want to feel what an early 1900s racer is, convert it to fixed gear, fitted with a 700c wheelset (I suppose back when, called 28 inch). Beastly and raw,...
03-23-20, 12:05 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 4,089
Posted By crank_addict

Settling in Covid19 Winter. Making a bit of...

Settling in Covid19 Winter.

Making a bit of progress. For grins I weighed it, sans brakes, chain and cables. Few pounds lighter than expected, right now at 22.0 lbs..

Thinking of using blue...
03-22-20, 09:09 PM
Replies: 249
Views: 20,297
Posted By crank_addict

Adopted trio last year. ...

Adopted trio last year.

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03-21-20, 03:33 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 9,166
Posted By crank_addict

Rough days on the arse. We're all familiar with...

Rough days on the arse. We're all familiar with the vast empty toilet paper aisles and no joke, I checked seven stores in a fairly populated suburbia - 2 Wal-Mart's, Meijer, Jewel-Osco, Menards, Home...
03-16-20, 01:14 PM
Replies: 1,703
Views: 140,400
Posted By crank_addict

Tops! Regardless of results, himself a MACHINE!

Tops! Regardless of results, himself a MACHINE!
03-15-20, 03:00 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 9,166
Posted By crank_addict

Beer sales and consumption is up during Corona...

Beer sales and consumption is up during Corona holiday.

But Illinois Gov Fred Flintstone just called it all off and closing time-...
03-15-20, 01:34 PM
Replies: 1,838
Views: 171,867
Posted By crank_addict

Just for those who have nightmares and against...

Just for those who have nightmares and against tubulars💨

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03-14-20, 07:01 PM
Replies: 263
Views: 15,750
Posted By crank_addict

As we drift topic of bikes to pangolin's there's...

As we drift topic of bikes to pangolin's there's always something out there for whatever ones interest. The model also appears to be into bats.

This was on Etsy. I told a granddaughter not to get...
03-13-20, 10:58 AM
Replies: 263
Views: 15,750
Posted By crank_addict

You should've recieved an e-mail or the one used...

You should've recieved an e-mail or the one used during registration. Message came this morning.
03-13-20, 10:23 AM
Replies: 263
Views: 15,750
Posted By crank_addict

Among those here bickering, rule out the moral...

Among those here bickering, rule out the moral differences, the recent CA law is no large gathering over 250. The organizer is simply complying, opened to a postponed date. No refund, however:
...
03-09-20, 11:22 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,181
Posted By crank_addict

Balsa wood spindle, painted silver...., no less....

Balsa wood spindle, painted silver...., no less. :thumb:
03-05-20, 11:30 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,465
Posted By crank_addict

Joe Breeze comment in good jest: Finley was...

Joe Breeze comment in good jest:

Finley was a bit of a crank.

Lol

Source:
https://www.bicycleretailer.com/north-america/2007/12/13/joe-breeze-chats-finley-scotts-life#.XllMxnNME0M

Joe...
03-05-20, 09:43 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,157
Posted By crank_addict

Cheers 52T and texasP&J !!

Cheers 52T and texasP&J !!
03-04-20, 06:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 355
Posted By crank_addict

Ugly plastic ends are factory correct.

Ugly plastic ends are factory correct.
03-04-20, 01:05 PM
Replies: 1,838
Views: 171,867
Posted By crank_addict

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02-29-20, 11:28 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 665
Posted By crank_addict

Fine ride! Correct me, but shortly recall Chas...

Fine ride! Correct me, but shortly recall Chas stating this was one of his fave.

Always interesting to compare ~ does this Gitane with Super Vitus 980 tubing have a chainstay bridge? The SV980...
02-27-20, 01:03 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,053
Posted By crank_addict

Whatever happened to the movie 'Major' about...

Whatever happened to the movie 'Major' about Marshall Taylor? Completed or released, affiliated with the making of 'Cyclone'??

Edit: Add to the inquiry Major Taylor: Relentless

"Get your 'act'...
02-27-20, 07:45 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,465
Posted By crank_addict

Well, the decision is made for hubs and gearing,...

Well, the decision is made for hubs and gearing, though with slightly breaking with my original intention. Thanks to Mister Billy Savage, (writer, producer and director of Klunkerz), he interviewed...
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