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10-19-20, 08:51 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 7,436
Posted By repechage

As to Campagnolo compatibility- If original...

As to Campagnolo compatibility-
If original hubs, the area between the threads and the flange will be blank
one groove, English threading
two, French threading ( most often )
if later the hub...
10-19-20, 08:12 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 477
Posted By pcb

In general Suntour indexing is more finicky than...

In general Suntour indexing is more finicky than Shimano, so having the shifter, rear derailleur and freewheel/cassette all matching/compatible Suntour is you best bet for acceptable indexing...
10-19-20, 02:22 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,693
Posted By iab

Any excuse to show pinky ..... ...

Any excuse to show pinky .....

https://live.staticflickr.com/1555/25900591501_45198bef76_h.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/FsKiur)Umberto Dei 01 (https://flic.kr/p/FsKiur) by iabisdb...
10-15-20, 06:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 202
Posted By dddd

It's a good day when there is a machinist around...

It's a good day when there is a machinist around while you're trying to fix old bike components!
10-11-20, 11:20 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,085
Posted By machinist42

Familiarity Breeds Contempt

I've seen this before, when someone used a pipe wrench to remove a seized BB cup and didn't realize it was scraping the paint off the BB shell.
10-09-20, 02:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 336
Posted By vjbknife

Performance bike - Superbe Pro 1984

I ran across these pictures of a bike that I bought new from Performance bicycle through the mail when I lived in Texas in 1984 or so and owned and rode until about 2011. I sold it after buying a...
Forum: Foo
10-09-20, 12:34 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,327
Posted By Hondo Gravel

[QUOTE=FiftySix;21735703]I never gave the album...

[QUOTE=FiftySix;21735703]I never gave the album this song is from a chance. Some tracks aren't too shabby.

https://youtu.be/7Mk1uifmAEw[/QUOTE

Yup, was listening to this album and canít believe...
10-08-20, 05:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 277
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

Noice! :thumb: It's not every day you see a...

Noice! :thumb:

It's not every day you see a Canadian-brazed, Ishiwata-tubed Carlton Corsair.
10-08-20, 10:20 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 359
Posted By icemilkcoffee

Use it as the commute/ bad weather/...

Use it as the commute/ bad weather/ camping/downtown/train station/ chain-to-lamppost Bike.
Everyone needs a pre dented bike.
10-07-20, 11:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 389
Posted By Chinghis

Oh, yes, the body definitely remembers. I have...

Oh, yes, the body definitely remembers. I have ridden one bike exclusively since the last millennium - a 90s MTB with bar ends. Picked up a new old bike - an even older MTB. Basically the same bike,...
10-06-20, 09:48 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 448
Posted By phenry24

10-03-20, 03:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 304
Posted By noglider

In the 70s some of us used the word "sandow" for...

In the 70s some of us used the word "sandow" for "bungie."
10-03-20, 02:00 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 654
Posted By noglider

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_8tYhI8OHxI

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_8tYhI8OHxI
10-02-20, 08:44 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,558
Posted By Darth Lefty

what taste? thanks, Iíll be here all week

what taste?


thanks, Iíll be here all week
10-01-20, 01:02 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 912
Posted By ooga-booga

so much don henley hatred...

so much don henley hatred...
09-30-20, 02:08 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 912
Posted By canklecat

The only reason I'd care a tiny bit is because...

The only reason I'd care a tiny bit is because our misplaced emphasis on sports happens to affect employment of many ordinary folks and their families. I feel badly for them.

But the team owners...
09-29-20, 06:31 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 7,620
Posted By Wileyone

It's always been my curse to be the headliner. ;)

It's always been my curse to be the headliner. ;)
09-29-20, 05:48 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 6,026
Posted By Charles Wahl

What's disturbing in this story is that there's...

What's disturbing in this story is that there's an employee of the shop who a) screwed up, and b) was not forthcoming about the screw-up, either before the customer came to pick up, or after it was...
09-29-20, 03:44 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,275
Posted By oneclick

I have one that cracked - this pic shows the weld...

I have one that cracked - this pic shows the weld line where the crack(s) were - apparently both sides always crack. It also shows the repair and the gusset meant to fix the problem. The gusset is...
09-28-20, 06:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 237
Posted By jamesdak

Been working on a Miyata 312 for a friend.

The bike had sat from around 15 years or so. It was pretty grubby with clamp on aero bars, a boat anchor for a seatpost and an upright style gel saddle. Skinny, plastic feeling tires too.

First...
09-28-20, 12:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 297
Posted By dweenk

Sorry, but this reminded me of Edward Hopper....

Sorry, but this reminded me of Edward Hopper. "Nighthawks", there must be a bike parked around the corner.
...
09-26-20, 04:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 423
Posted By noobinsf

Shimano Altus long cage derailleur

Just did a quick overhaul (fully disassembled except for cage removal, since cage stop is not designed to be removable) of this one and don’t need it. It’s in very nice shape and has a ton of life...
09-26-20, 05:14 AM
Replies: 23,279
Views: 2,685,299
Posted By bluesteak

Bingo, Thanks so much. ...

Bingo, Thanks so much.
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09-25-20, 05:07 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,202
Posted By bOsscO

Lol think i'll stick to $40 bourbon.

Lol think i'll stick to $40 bourbon.
09-25-20, 04:24 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,202
Posted By scarlson

Self-medication... The high alcohol in this stuff...

Self-medication... The high alcohol in this stuff kills the N+1 virus temporarily, but a bottle costs nearly as much as flipping a bike nets!...
09-25-20, 01:01 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,202
Posted By bOsscO

See....this is the right attitude. Right on.

See....this is the right attitude. Right on.
09-24-20, 02:05 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 837
Posted By MiloFrance

J P Routens track bike SOLD

SOLD SOLD SOLD
Good morning everyone. I have only just acquired this but quickly found out it's too small, 55 X 55. Happy to split, send bits, or sell it as a whole bike with or without pedals...
09-22-20, 04:04 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,862
Posted By Drillium Dude

Barelli Supremes with stainless steel platforms....

Barelli Supremes with stainless steel platforms. Although they supposedly have questionable reliability, so far I've had no issues. The best thing is that a quick polish with 000 brass or steel wool...
09-21-20, 03:39 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,477
Posted By iab

Better than some old white guy telling her what...

Better than some old white guy telling her what to ride.

:D
09-20-20, 11:31 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,477
Posted By spdntrxi

disappointed in you all for not catching the...

disappointed in you all for not catching the drive side on this one
09-20-20, 10:38 AM
Replies: 23,279
Views: 2,685,299
Posted By PeterLYoung

Humber Beeston Clubman 1948 Restoration

I have now completed the restoration of this 1948 Humber Beeston Clubman and below are the finished Photos.
I am pleased with how it has turned out and have just written to the original owner who...
09-20-20, 08:24 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 510
Posted By scarlson

Yeah it's pretty flat in Sherbrooke! Logical to...

Yeah it's pretty flat in Sherbrooke! Logical to wish you was in Sherbrooke now, on those climbs.
Stan Rogers was legend.
09-20-20, 06:04 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 510
Posted By top506

On long climbs: "God damn them all! I was...

On long climbs:

"God damn them all!
I was told we'd cruise the seas for American gold
We'd fire no guns-shed no tears
Now I'm a broken man on a Halifax pier
The last of Barrett's Privateers"
...
09-19-20, 09:56 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,477
Posted By Lascauxcaveman

She rides any damn bike she wants to, punk.

She rides any damn bike she wants to, punk.
09-19-20, 12:47 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,477
Posted By bargo68

Huffy 'Judge 5' ...

Huffy 'Judge 5'


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and she'd park it here:

...
09-19-20, 12:23 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,477
Posted By dweenk

If Ruth Bader Ginsburg rode a bike, what would it be?

RBG died yesterday. She was a New York working class kid who turned out well. I don't know if she ever rode a bike - but if she did, what would it be. Keep in mind she was 87 years old at the end.
09-18-20, 05:45 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 947
Posted By Seattle Forrest

The only thing about this that's really going to...

The only thing about this that's really going to have any effect is breathing techniques, and only breathing through a mask. None of what you're doing is going to hurt you so if you find it...
09-18-20, 01:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 355
Posted By alcjphil

So I found the quill stem that came with the bike...

So I found the quill stem that came with the bike along with a suitable handlebar and this was the result:...
09-18-20, 01:02 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 505
Posted By DownByLaw

Restored my high school bike

Hi all,

Been working on my high school bike over the "quarantine" months, a 1985 or so Nishiki Custom Sport, Kawamura frame.
Original to the bike are the calipers, headset and bars. All other...
09-16-20, 08:55 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 452
Posted By dddd

The OP's Deore should work well as a 7s SIS...

The OP's Deore should work well as a 7s SIS derailer.

It looks like the spring from inside of the cable adjuster detent barrel has been placed outside of the plastic detent barrel, instead of...
09-14-20, 08:11 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,938
Posted By Wileyone

My 2 Canadian "L"S Another Limongi and a Le...

My 2 Canadian "L"S Another Limongi and a Le Croco.

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...
09-10-20, 07:24 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,299
Posted By Johno59

Use dope sparingly

If you get a second Brooks go easy on the doping. I bought a near new saddle that had been ruined by misguided over-use of Brooks proof hide that softened the leather to such a degree it caused the...
09-08-20, 10:27 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 771
Posted By SurferRosa

Have you checked the obits?

Have you checked the obits?
09-08-20, 03:40 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 396
Posted By 3speedslow

I think only the smaller sized frames had to have...

I think only the smaller sized frames had to have the slant top tube. Larger frames were level norm.
09-08-20, 11:30 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 992
Posted By unworthy1

Thanks to the Mods for helping me re-up this old...

Thanks to the Mods for helping me re-up this old listing, it had some "tire kicking" but is still available and still at the old pre-Covid 2019 original price!
Ask me any questions here or via PM....
09-08-20, 09:17 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 870
Posted By The Golden Boy

"Classy" is the first thing that comes to mind...

"Classy" is the first thing that comes to mind about that bike.
09-08-20, 08:28 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 870
Posted By bikemig

I started this thread 7 years ago when I first...

I started this thread 7 years ago when I first rebuilt the bike. Most of the parts aren't really "period" correct but I chose them more for functionality than anything else. I haven't changed the...
09-06-20, 12:49 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 865
Posted By cb400bill

Iím sure that they must exist, but Iíve never...

Iím sure that they must exist, but Iíve never seen fingerless golf gloves.
09-02-20, 10:16 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,364
Posted By BFisher

Can't say I have a favorite, although anything...

Can't say I have a favorite, although anything rccardr builds gets the salivary glands going. Lots of nice stuff posted already.

I will add an honorable mention for Shimano 6500.

-Nicely...
08-31-20, 06:33 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,348
Posted By canklecat

My first was a Commodore 64, while in college in...

My first was a Commodore 64, while in college in the early 1980s. Not a bad computer, but the power supplies were often junk. Commodore had a bad batch that failed, passed unregulated voltage and...
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