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09-25-19, 08:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 516
Posted By tiredhands

Dura Ace Tubular Wheelset

SOLD! Thanks!
Hello -

For sale is a tubular wheelset: Dura Ace 7400 (I think) laced to FIR Quasar rims with Panaracer Practice 270 tubular tires. The hubs will fit modern 10 speed cassettes and...
09-14-19, 11:07 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 524
Posted By tiredhands

I'm curious - what was your sizing...

I'm curious - what was your sizing incompatibility? Are they a little narrow?

Thanks!
09-04-19, 07:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 455
Posted By tiredhands

Carradice Camper Longflap

SOLD!
For sale is a Carradice Camper longflap in green. In very good condition, only used a few times. Some of the leather straps are still stiff and new. It's a big bag, it can carry a lot of...
08-09-19, 08:43 AM
Replies: 1,342
Views: 113,981
Posted By tiredhands

I dunno, I like the YJ 3 pack. If I've got to use...

I dunno, I like the YJ 3 pack. If I've got to use skinny tires, I'd much rather ride on cheap tubies than 21mm clinchers. They've got a removable valve core, (which I don't think the Rally's do) so...
08-09-19, 08:29 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,444
Posted By tiredhands

I wish so bad that this was black! Good luck with...

I wish so bad that this was black! Good luck with the sale!
08-08-19, 08:20 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 709
Posted By tiredhands

I'd 100% ride that as-is. Fantastic find, if it's...

I'd 100% ride that as-is. Fantastic find, if it's got to have one thing wrong with it, it's better that than say, a trashed rear wheel or missing that color-matched stem. Color me jealous - I've got...
08-02-19, 12:08 PM
Replies: 1,342
Views: 113,981
Posted By tiredhands

My first experience with oversized tubulars has...

My first experience with oversized tubulars has been pretty great. These are some Challenge Strada Bianca 700x30c mounted to Major Tom rims. I haven't taken them on a long ride yet, or over any rough...
07-26-19, 08:20 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,084
Posted By tiredhands

The hype is real. I'm feeling fancy and free with...

The hype is real. I'm feeling fancy and free with these Strada Bianca tubulars. Haven't tried them on gravel yet, but I've shaved minutes off my commute. I got a big bottle of Caffelatex which should...
07-24-19, 08:16 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,660
Posted By tiredhands

Another vote for finding an old Japanese touring...

Another vote for finding an old Japanese touring frame. I haven't weighed it, but it's probably not too heavy. It's an '85ish Univega Gran Turismo with cable routing modified to a CX style. This...
07-23-19, 08:09 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 845
Posted By tiredhands

Fantastic frame! Love the color and the chrome...

Fantastic frame! Love the color and the chrome fork.

The rear brake rubbing has more to do with the spacing of the cantilever posts than the tire. They're a little narrower than modern canti...
07-18-19, 09:11 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,428
Posted By tiredhands

I've been having a lot of fun with an old touring...

I've been having a lot of fun with an old touring bike, an '85ish Univega Gran Turismo. In the past couple years I've ridden it with drops and flats, single speed, fixed, 1x and now 2x10. It's a...
07-03-19, 01:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 344
Posted By tiredhands

I'd recommend a Pro-Fit from Origin8...

I'd recommend a Pro-Fit from Origin8 (https://www.amazon.com/dp/B002ND5AJ8/ref=cm_sw_em_r_mt_dp_U_xHqhDbRG1N13F)
Not as classy as a Thomson but works the same.
06-25-19, 09:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,273
Posted By tiredhands

^^^ yep. At least twice I've forgotten about...

^^^ yep.

At least twice I've forgotten about a bottle of chain lube in my backpack that I've had to toss at the TSA. It's a bit of a pricier mistake than forgetting about a water bottle.
06-19-19, 02:03 PM
Replies: 7,513
Views: 2,032,139
Posted By tiredhands

[QUOTE=noglider;20986473]tiredhands, I can't see...

[QUOTE=noglider;20986473]tiredhands, I can't see your picture.

Thanks! Silly Google photos. I thought I tested it that time... :foo:
06-17-19, 03:35 PM
Replies: 334
Views: 31,755
Posted By tiredhands

Klunker is ready to klunk! I cleaned it up,...

Klunker is ready to klunk! I cleaned it up, installed some used gravel tires and a tired old aerobar, and it's all set for a gravel time trial. I'm not looking forward to 100k on that saddle.

Sunk...
06-15-19, 11:25 AM
Replies: 7,513
Views: 2,032,139
Posted By tiredhands

Cross-posted in the Univega Appreciation Thread,...

Cross-posted in the Univega Appreciation Thread, here's my '84 Gran Turismo (https://photos.app.goo.gl/YHaKGesJcntq5XYB9) after getting some torchwork done. Old Field Cycles in Tallahassee rerouted...
06-15-19, 11:15 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,600
Posted By tiredhands

Fresh pics!

Fresh pics!
06-14-19, 08:18 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,046
Posted By tiredhands

These have always looked interesting to me as...

These have always looked interesting to me as maybe a way to get v-brake levels of stopping power out of an old narrow-post frame. Do you have an idea if the front power hanger would work with a...
06-13-19, 11:22 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,827
Posted By tiredhands

I'd say the Strada Biancas would be perfect. I'd...

I'd say the Strada Biancas would be perfect. I'd rather ride a tire that was suited for the majority of the route rather than gear up for the worst part and have the rest of the ride suffer. I rode a...
06-13-19, 08:30 AM
Replies: 1,343
Views: 388,855
Posted By tiredhands

My Gran Turismo...

My Gran Turismo (https://photos.app.goo.gl/LBKaEHpy9XtEbJJ59), post-op. I had Old Fields Cycles in Tallahassee reroute the cables and add some more bottle locations. I'll probably take it back in to...
06-12-19, 08:20 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,600
Posted By tiredhands

1990 Trek 520 gravel/touring build, 58cm

SOLD!

Hey everyone -

This isn't getting a lot of traction locally, so I'm posting it here although the build isn't really to the taste of this forum.

For sale is a well-loved 1990 Trek 520....
06-10-19, 05:41 PM
Replies: 564
Views: 113,118
Posted By tiredhands

I had Old Field Cycles in Tallahassee work on my...

I had Old Field Cycles in Tallahassee work on my Univega Gran Turismo (https://photos.app.goo.gl/fpW2RjEbsink4NuR9) over the weekend, adding some more bottle cage locations and rerouting the cables....
06-10-19, 05:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 845
Posted By tiredhands

Very interested...

Very interested...
06-10-19, 03:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 843
Posted By tiredhands

It's a micro 94/58 bcd, perfect for making a...

It's a micro 94/58 bcd, perfect for making a subcompact.
06-10-19, 01:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 843
Posted By tiredhands

Bump!

Bump!
06-10-19, 01:29 PM
Replies: 334
Views: 31,755
Posted By tiredhands

The Huffy popped several rusty spokes, and since...

The Huffy popped several rusty spokes, and since I really don't want to put any money into that cavalcade of bad ideas I'm starting over.

My friend unearthed this Ross Signature 290s from his...
06-10-19, 01:15 PM
Replies: 1,065
Views: 60,749
Posted By tiredhands

The Box! It landed just as I was leaving for...

The Box!

It landed just as I was leaving for the weekend, but I had time to do a quick grab, filled it up, and sent it on its way this morning. Pictures in case these don't show: Box...
06-07-19, 11:54 AM
Replies: 1,065
Views: 60,749
Posted By tiredhands

The box has landed, just as Im heading out of...

The box has landed, just as Im heading out of town! When @BoozyMcliverRot gets me their address, Ill have it back on the road Monday. Pictures tomorrow!
06-05-19, 09:55 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 843
Posted By tiredhands

Bummer! Can't get the hang of Google Photos...

Bummer! Can't get the hang of Google Photos apparently. I've added links to the pictures.
06-05-19, 07:48 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 8,377
Posted By tiredhands

Another vote for Ofmega Mistral ...

Another vote for Ofmega Mistral


https://i.pinimg.com/originals/1f/df/77/1fdf772e105994cae20e06ff230ee6f5.jpg
06-04-19, 12:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 843
Posted By tiredhands

Shimano Deore XT crankset, 46/30t, 175mm

For sale is a Shimano Deore XT crankset, FC-M737, with 46/30t chainrings. 175mm crank arms. Shimano alloy chainring bolts. Square taper. Some scuffs, but in great shape.
I set this up to work as a...
06-04-19, 07:48 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,663
Posted By tiredhands

I recently acquired an Outer Shell rolltop bag...

I recently acquired an Outer Shell rolltop bag (https://www.outershelladventure.com/shop/cziofh91assn12b2595c4rhsyfr6kq). I almost got the JandD tubular bag, but wanted something that could get...
05-30-19, 10:59 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,533
Posted By tiredhands

Dang! Too small! GLWS!

Dang! Too small! GLWS!
05-30-19, 08:05 AM
Replies: 1,343
Views: 388,855
Posted By tiredhands

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/J7Pw98D8POi3kTJ_...

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/J7Pw98D8POi3kTJ_O09zTkbZEPTFgfA60cYYvEB8zMG2HHN42-k5w_MrlY3waN-v906CFo_YfpFamTZBuZ5fj4uA3m2nJkJZYi_dVn5RGNuONAqoGNszbBWQM-47y-uyAsQK0Hon9m4hQ7ud-PAhreQ6a5n-Gl7uk2vIqP...
05-28-19, 09:33 AM
Replies: 1,377
Views: 549,595
Posted By tiredhands

How do you like the 650b wheelset? According to...

How do you like the 650b wheelset? According to Trek, this should be impossible. If the 2.1" tires work, this might just be the quiver killer I'm looking for.
05-20-19, 06:57 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,269
Posted By tiredhands

That is divine. I'm planning on getting a set of...

That is divine. I'm planning on getting a set of fat tubulars for the Univega, I bet those are luxurious.
05-20-19, 06:55 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,269
Posted By tiredhands

Old touring bike #1...

Old touring bike #1 (https://www.bikeforums.net/usertag.php?do=list&action=hash&hash=1) : 1990 Trek 520
...
Replies: 23
Views: 4,032
Posted By tiredhands

If you're thinking about putting in a custom...

If you're thinking about putting in a custom order, consider Anhaica Bag Works (http://anhaicabagworks.com/about) out of Tallahassee, Florida. They use waxed canvas (local Tupelo beeswax, smells...
05-13-19, 06:49 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,481
Posted By tiredhands

Still available!

Still available!
05-13-19, 01:42 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,481
Posted By tiredhands

Updated!

Updated!
05-09-19, 08:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 351
Posted By tiredhands

I've got one! You can have it, I'll dig it out...

I've got one! You can have it, I'll dig it out this evening. Send me your address!
05-09-19, 07:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 489
Posted By tiredhands

I've tried a B17 Narrow once, and it was just a...

I've tried a B17 Narrow once, and it was just a little too narrow. It was also pretty old, so might not have helped. I'm mostly looking for a narrow nose and short skirt, I've got big thighs and a...
05-08-19, 02:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 489
Posted By tiredhands

WTT my Brooks B17 for something narrower

TRADE COMPLETE!

Apologies for cross-posting in the ISO/WTT thread.

I've got an "ochre" Brooks B17 in good, barely broken in condition I'd like to trade for something narrower. Looking for a...
05-08-19, 09:14 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 10,470
Posted By tiredhands

If the 2x10 RX400 derailleurs are actually...

If the 2x10 RX400 derailleurs are actually compatible with 10 speed road shifters, and not Tiagra's 10 speed cable pull, I'm really stoked. I could finally use my 10-speed barcons, indexed, with a...
05-08-19, 08:21 AM
Replies: 1,686
Views: 143,110
Posted By tiredhands

Pending trade! Apologies for cross-posting...

Pending trade!

Apologies for cross-posting in the for sale thread.

I've got an "ochre" Brooks B17 in good, barely broken in condition I'd like to trade for something narrower. Looking for a...
05-07-19, 10:25 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,481
Posted By tiredhands

Updated!

Updated!
05-03-19, 08:45 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,087
Posted By tiredhands

I'm not sure about frames without cantilevers, I...

I'm not sure about frames without cantilevers, I believe a Super Course might have room for 700x38c if you crimped the chainstay. I had 700x35c and fenders on mine.
Touring bikes don't have to just...
05-02-19, 11:20 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,481
Posted By tiredhands

PM sent!

PM sent!
05-02-19, 09:23 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,481
Posted By tiredhands

Added some things and tightened up some prices!

Added some things and tightened up some prices!
05-01-19, 12:27 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 6,300
Posted By tiredhands

I forgot - there's also one from Specialized...

I forgot - there's also one from Specialized (https://www.specialized.com/us/en/mens-rbx-bib-shorts-with-swat/p/161849?color=247779-161849) that I'll snag if/when it goes on sale. I have one of their...
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