Go Back  Bike Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

Search: Posts Made By: due ruote
Showing results 1 to 16 of 16
Search took 0.01 seconds.
08-15-19, 10:35 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,923
Posted By due ruote

If you put good street tires on an upper tier...

If you put good street tires on an upper tier rigid mtb, you won’t give up much speed. At least that’s been my experience. Then again, I don’t have a boatload of speed on any bike.
08-08-19, 08:50 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 4,937
Posted By due ruote

Honda Fits have a lot of cargo room for how small...

Honda Fits have a lot of cargo room for how small they are.
08-03-19, 10:27 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 801
Posted By due ruote

Just buy a set of Suntour Power shifters with...

Just buy a set of Suntour Power shifters with downtube or stem band. They are essentially the same shifters and much less expensive.
07-31-19, 06:40 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 818
Posted By due ruote

I would be much more concerned about stay...

I would be much more concerned about stay clearance than crown or bridge. Ideally if you break a spoke you still want to get home.
07-17-19, 11:51 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 5,106
Posted By due ruote

+1 Also look around for another shop.

+1

Also look around for another shop.
07-12-19, 07:11 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,345
Posted By due ruote

We use that Jandd Economy bag on our tandem. It’s...

We use that Jandd Economy bag on our tandem. It’s very nice, sturdily made and very solid on the rack with no flopping about. Given how long you will use a good bag, the cost bump seems fairly...
07-12-19, 06:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 539
Posted By due ruote

I had one of those once. A beautifully built...

I had one of those once. A beautifully built frame and very elegant finish. Great rider too. Unfortunately the one I had was a bit long in the top tube, so I moved it along.
06-26-19, 04:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 532
Posted By due ruote

Yeah, what he said. I did not notice, but nice...

Yeah, what he said. I did not notice, but nice observational skills there. I did enjoy the movie and thought the scene with all the bikes was one of the best numbers.
06-25-19, 10:10 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,173
Posted By due ruote

Probably a French frame. Or at least the fork....

Probably a French frame. Or at least the fork. You can sand down the quill to fit, or look for a French one, which will be 22.0 instead of 22.2 mm diameter.

Also be aware the bottom bracket likely...
06-21-19, 02:18 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 796
Posted By due ruote

I’m afraid I don’t have a clue. I think there is...

I’m afraid I don’t have a clue. I think there is a Holdsworth thread with lots of examples. Maybe do some sleuthing there or post the query.

edit - here’s the link. Actually found it with the BF...
05-28-19, 10:10 AM
Replies: 187
Views: 32,743
Posted By due ruote

I love the way my ‘73 rides with 700c and 33 mm...

I love the way my ‘73 rides with 700c and 33 mm Supple Vitesse tires, fwiw. I couldn’t realistically go wider than that on the rear and still have an acceptable margin for a wheel going out of true -...
05-24-19, 01:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 463
Posted By due ruote

Looks to me like one of the “inexternal lugless”...

Looks to me like one of the “inexternal lugless” models they had in the early ‘80s. The color doesn’t look familiar but I am fallible. Could also be a repaint, or non-US model as mentioned.
Have you...
05-17-19, 04:49 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 11,208
Posted By due ruote

Here is the link: 100 of the best vintage...

Here is the link:

100 of the best vintage mountain bikes | Vintage Steel Rider (http://www.vintagesteelrider.com/index.php/2015/05/15/100-of-the-best-vintage-mountain-bikes/)
05-15-19, 06:57 PM
Replies: 364
Views: 54,154
Posted By due ruote

I use one of those cargo nets with my Wald...

I use one of those cargo nets with my Wald basket. I removed the back set of hooks and zip-tied the net to the basket, so I just unhook the front and sides and fold it back over the handlebars when...
05-15-19, 04:33 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 12,795
Posted By due ruote

I have one of these in drop bar form. Really a...

I have one of these in drop bar form. Really a fun bike. Unfortunately a PO swapped out the fork for a suspension model, but I found this Tange chrome one at an LBS. ...
01-31-19, 04:52 PM
Replies: 7,034
Views: 714,596
Posted By due ruote

+1 and all I can follow it with is this. ...

+1 and all I can follow it with is this.
https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/0b1baac8_c6f1_43cc_9989_5bb12f893a54_11a706c30028cda54c18038ab7709c5c464fd730.jpeg
Showing results 1 to 16 of 16


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

Copyright © 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.