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07-25-19, 07:43 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,133
Posted By obrentharris

Clamping the seat tube of a brand new frame in...

Clamping the seat tube of a brand new frame in the Park stand, then wondering “Where’s that other bottle boss, the one with the bolt threaded in it?”

...right in the middle of that nice new seat...
07-25-19, 07:37 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,133
Posted By obrentharris

Tandem rider. Brent

Tandem rider.
Brent
07-24-19, 04:42 PM
Replies: 1,828
Views: 475,566
Posted By obrentharris

Northern Canada doesn’t fit? Sounds like a great...

Northern Canada doesn’t fit? Sounds like a great place to me. What are you looking for in trade?
Brent
07-24-19, 04:38 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,936
Posted By obrentharris

A great ride and a great adventure Matt! Thanks...

A great ride and a great adventure Matt!
Thanks for posting this fine narrative and providing inspiration for the rest of us.
Brent
07-21-19, 07:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 501
Posted By obrentharris

Lucky you! Beautiful bike. Thanks for posting...

Lucky you!
Beautiful bike. Thanks for posting this rare beast.
Brent
07-17-19, 09:09 AM
Replies: 13,999
Views: 1,257,774
Posted By obrentharris

You live in beautiful country! I always look...

You live in beautiful country!
I always look forward to your ride reports and photos.
When I finally make it to Colorado I will certainly visit Park County and add to your traffic woes.
Brent
07-13-19, 09:01 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 14,796
Posted By obrentharris

Thanks for the heads up curbtender! Look,...

Thanks for the heads up curbtender!
Look, there's one in Novato on September 1! https://www.eventbrite.com/e/sports-basements-cycle-fest-2019-novato-tickets-63023412724

Brent
07-10-19, 05:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 533
Posted By obrentharris

Regale. Looks like the old Regal but flatter. ...

Regale. Looks like the old Regal but flatter.

https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Bike-Rides/i-qfjggDB/0/e6605ac6/XL/IMG_0103-XL.jpg

Brent
07-08-19, 07:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 663
Posted By obrentharris

The chainstay "Seals" sticker probably originally...

The chainstay "Seals" sticker probably originally read "Sedis."
Brent
07-03-19, 11:20 AM
Replies: 185
Views: 22,382
Posted By obrentharris

Paul Components "Racers." Mounted directly to...

Paul Components "Racers." Mounted directly to posts brazed directly to the frame. I like them a lot.
Brent
07-02-19, 09:43 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 22,382
Posted By obrentharris

That Peschi is beautiful! I'm envious. ...

That Peschi is beautiful! I'm envious.

Here's my blue bike, a bit of old, a bit of new:

https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Bike-Rides/i-4XbHWxC/0/064cad67/XL/_DSC1859-XL.jpg
Brent
07-02-19, 08:46 PM
Replies: 304
Views: 21,102
Posted By obrentharris

A living room? ...

A living room?

https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Bike-Rides/i-4WTZVVq/0/acd4bd6d/XL/xW2jYCBfCLsU7deYgDrZlsgvjy8QONzVwaPljC8UryY-2048x1536-XL.jpg

Brent
07-02-19, 08:19 PM
Replies: 13,999
Views: 1,257,774
Posted By obrentharris

A mixed terrain ride today up Mt. Tamalpais....

A mixed terrain ride today up Mt. Tamalpais. About 30% dirt and 70% pavement. We still call them "gravel bikes" around here even though we have hardly any gravel: It's all dirt, exposed rocks, and...
06-30-19, 06:38 PM
Replies: 304
Views: 21,102
Posted By obrentharris

https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Bike-Rides/i-29Nm...

https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Bike-Rides/i-29Nmbp2/0/c2f1b5a5/XL/IMG_1335-XL.jpg

Brent
06-30-19, 06:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 355
Posted By obrentharris

Bruce Gordon Memorial Ride

We celebrated the life and work of Bruce Gordon in Petaluma, California today with a couple different bike rides and an afternoon pot luck. Many of Bruce's bikes were there. Many of the California...
06-28-19, 01:22 PM
Replies: 304
Views: 21,102
Posted By obrentharris

Bluebird Housing Development ...

Bluebird Housing Development

https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Bike-Rides/i-93wSXsq/0/6074bfc6/L/IMG_0493-L.jpg

Brent
06-23-19, 09:24 PM
Replies: 304
Views: 21,102
Posted By obrentharris

https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Bike-Rides/i-jbpr...

https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Bike-Rides/i-jbprZMZ/0/0b4ce1dd/XL/IMG_0182-XL.jpg

Brent
06-22-19, 07:53 PM
Replies: 304
Views: 21,102
Posted By obrentharris

The Titanic ...

The Titanic

https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Bike-Rides/i-9m4Mrb3/0/18d6f2bd/XL/_DSC0227-XL.jpg

Brent
06-17-19, 09:22 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 940
Posted By obrentharris

I think Fahrenheit531 may be on to something. The...

I think Fahrenheit531 may be on to something. The stuff on the top tube looks like the sap that the Douglas Firs dropped on my car at my last house. If it's sap rubbing alcohol, applied carefully,...
06-17-19, 09:14 PM
Replies: 13,999
Views: 1,257,774
Posted By obrentharris

Finland and Hungary by bicycle! This thread is my...

Finland and Hungary by bicycle! This thread is my favorite travelogue.
Brent
06-16-19, 09:57 PM
Replies: 13,999
Views: 1,257,774
Posted By obrentharris

Know Your Neighborhood Ride I finally got...

Know Your Neighborhood Ride

I finally got out on the bike a couple days ago after 4 weeks of packing, moving, cleaning up the old house to sell, and unpacking. My new home in Point Reyes Station,...
06-12-19, 03:08 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,474
Posted By obrentharris

I commuted for 3 years in San Francisco and 1...

I commuted for 3 years in San Francisco and 1 year in Berkeley on a Schwinn Hollywood (https://bikehistory.org/bikes/hollywood/) with an absurdly long seatpost and coaster brakes.
You may be...
06-11-19, 08:40 AM
Replies: 13,999
Views: 1,257,774
Posted By obrentharris

Thanks for all the nice words guys. It really...

Thanks for all the nice words guys. It really does help!
Hoping to squeeze in a short ride in the next couple days.
Brent
06-09-19, 08:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 457
Posted By obrentharris

Davidson? ...

Davidson?
https://www.bikeforums.net/classic-vintage/1052137-park-your-davidson-here.html
Brent
06-09-19, 08:03 PM
Replies: 2,265
Views: 672,828
Posted By obrentharris

First the Meteor, then this one. You have some...

First the Meteor, then this one. You have some great bikes that we don't often get to see on this side of the pond!
Looks like the precursor to today's light weight TIG welded steel frames.
Brent
06-09-19, 07:54 PM
Replies: 13,999
Views: 1,257,774
Posted By obrentharris

Many thanks to all of you! I've been moving 35...

Many thanks to all of you!
I've been moving 35 years worth of accumulated stuff for the past couple of weeks and haven't had a chance to get on the bike, but I get an occasional spare moment to look...
06-09-19, 07:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,387
Posted By obrentharris

Why do I love C&V? Let me count the ways.... ...

Why do I love C&V? Let me count the ways....
Brent
06-08-19, 09:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 520
Posted By obrentharris

Another Side of Bruce My son is in the...

Another Side of Bruce

My son is in the middle of bringing life back to one of Bruce's creations:

https://photos.smugmug.com/Other/Rock-Lobster-Tandem/i-9cshPQG/0/4503c35a/XL/IMG_0138-XL.jpg
...
06-08-19, 05:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 520
Posted By obrentharris

Bruce has said that he couldn't tell whether a...

Bruce has said that he couldn't tell whether a limited was made by him or not. Albert Eisentraut might be able to provide some information.
Brent
06-08-19, 08:38 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 520
Posted By obrentharris

Bruce was known as a brilliant curmudgeon, but he...

Bruce was known as a brilliant curmudgeon, but he was my friend and a much deeper man than most knew. He leaves a large hole.
...
05-22-19, 08:20 AM
Replies: 51,747
Views: 6,841,649
Posted By obrentharris

I can't make heads or tails of this item...

I can't make heads or tails of this item description:

Brent


"DescriptionMaterial: steelWeight: approx 2kgUses: Due to the damage of the threaded rod caused by the middle shaft set, the...
Forum: Touring
05-19-19, 09:22 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,170
Posted By obrentharris

Before going out for a ride I shall attach my...

Before going out for a ride I shall attach my gazillion candlepower flashing front light, flashing back light, wheel reflectors, flexy-pole bike flag, air canister boat horn, and pool noodle. I then...
05-19-19, 10:32 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 16,288
Posted By obrentharris

I think it had a 13-year rest! Brent

I think it had a 13-year rest!
Brent
05-19-19, 09:52 AM
Replies: 3,257
Views: 405,615
Posted By obrentharris

Beautiful photos as usual! Brown's Valley...

Beautiful photos as usual!

Brown's Valley Road?

I think I took this photo several years ago at a different gate on the same road.
...
05-18-19, 09:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 672
Posted By obrentharris

The wooden plug and thick fork crown walls also...

The wooden plug and thick fork crown walls also point to PX-10.
Brent
Forum: Commuting
05-18-19, 05:18 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 10,851
Posted By obrentharris

Nevermind. Brent

Nevermind.
Brent
05-17-19, 06:13 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 672
Posted By obrentharris

From the details shown it looks like a PX-10 to...

From the details shown it looks like a PX-10 to me. Same stay treatment at dropout, same seat stay treatment at seat cluster. Same fork crown, dropouts, and lugs.
Yes, cable guides and cable stops...
05-17-19, 08:34 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,956
Posted By obrentharris

Which paint or ink do you use with the ruling pen...

Which paint or ink do you use with the ruling pen for bicycle work?
Brent
05-13-19, 09:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 379
Posted By obrentharris

Hard or sticky seals that loosen up with use? ...

Hard or sticky seals that loosen up with use? They could resist sag when cold but loosen up to allow full sag when softened up by use.
Brent
05-13-19, 08:57 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,116
Posted By obrentharris

Diggler scooter is what the folks I've seen...

Diggler scooter is what the folks I've seen around here use.
Brent
05-13-19, 08:39 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,026
Posted By obrentharris

That would be amusing since more than one...

That would be amusing since more than one unscrupulous seller has tried to pass off Windsors as Cinellis. I found one once with Ford motor blue rattlecan paint, fake Cinelli headbadge, and a set of...
05-13-19, 08:22 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,003
Posted By obrentharris

This Centurion touring bike came to me as a...

This Centurion touring bike came to me as a rattlecan mess. I gave it some new paint but couldn't find any Centurion decals that looked good with the paint so I left it bare.
...
05-12-19, 09:48 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 548
Posted By obrentharris

I do remember Robert, a nice guy. I bought one...

I do remember Robert, a nice guy. I bought one of his wheelbuilding books and still have it. I worked in the same shop where he had previously worked.
Congratulations on 40 years with a fine bike!...
05-10-19, 10:00 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 548
Posted By obrentharris

Now we REALLY need pictures! I must have just...

Now we REALLY need pictures!
I must have just missed you in Santa Cruz. I moved out in '78. I lived in Felton, so Alba Road was my "back way" home from my job in Santa Cruz. Were you part of the...
05-05-19, 10:02 PM
Replies: 2,409
Views: 469,975
Posted By obrentharris

Words of wisdom. Exactly our experience. This is...

Words of wisdom. Exactly our experience. This is about our 20th year on the tandem and we're enjoying it as much as ever.
...
04-30-19, 07:48 PM
Replies: 13,999
Views: 1,257,774
Posted By obrentharris

northbend, BFisher, gomango, malcala622 Thanks...

northbend, BFisher, gomango, malcala622
Thanks for the nice words! I never thought I would own one of Mark DiNucci's bikes, custom made for me.
It was a gift from my wife!
Brent
Forum: Road Cycling
04-29-19, 10:17 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,321
Posted By obrentharris

I had to unpair the Elemnt from the phone, then...

I had to unpair the Elemnt from the phone, then re-pair it, in order to get the app to recognize the Elemnt. After that everything seems to be working fine.
Brent
04-29-19, 09:12 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,441
Posted By obrentharris

Nicely written BarryCW! Brent

Nicely written BarryCW!

Brent
04-29-19, 05:24 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,511
Posted By obrentharris

I have nothing to add to the collected wisdom and...

I have nothing to add to the collected wisdom and witticisms regarding tornadoes. Our California tornadoes are wimpy affairs compared to what some of you folks see: Appear out of nowhere, tear off a...
04-28-19, 10:04 PM
Replies: 13,999
Views: 1,257,774
Posted By obrentharris

It's all about the bike (this time) I've had...

It's all about the bike (this time)

I've had my new DiNucci for over a month, but thanks to a variety pack of physical ailments today was the first ride of any length.
I rode one of my favorite...
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