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07-03-20, 08:42 PM
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Posted By SurferRosa

Yay! Thank god for a new project. Everything has...

Yay! Thank god for a new project. Everything has been so expensive, I haven't been able to afford anything to flip. The "almost original" owner delivered this Windsor Super Carrera to me from way...
06-18-20, 08:58 AM
Replies: 6,426
Views: 556,959
Posted By ascherer

A gushy Selle saddle and two-legged kickstand for...

A gushy Selle saddle and two-legged kickstand for the Raleigh Sports I gave my son and a new floor pump to replace the Park I gave him....
06-17-20, 09:12 AM
Replies: 317
Views: 69,965
Posted By thumpism

Stopped by for a closer look at that Magneet...

Stopped by for a closer look at that Magneet nearby. It has the Durolon decal signifying the same type of finish coating my Batavus had and the same IC (Intercycle) conglomerate decals. Cousins, at...
06-16-20, 01:03 PM
Replies: 6,426
Views: 556,959
Posted By JaccoW

Bought myself a classic 70's Dutch tandem bicycle...

Bought myself a classic 70's Dutch tandem bicycle for just €55. :D

It's a bit rusty and the rear hub definitely needs some work but it looks like it's going to be a fun project.

P.s. Would this...
06-11-20, 08:22 PM
Replies: 13,949
Views: 2,972,579
Posted By BFisher

Snagged this Jaques Anquetil today with plans to...

Snagged this Jaques Anquetil today with plans to make a Sunday rider out of it for my wife. Frame, fork, headset, and fixed cup came in at 8 pounds exactly. Not too bad for plain old Hi-Ten (or...
06-08-20, 07:35 PM
Replies: 547
Views: 113,370
Posted By Brad L

I picked up this 1971 PX-10E thatís completely...

I picked up this 1971 PX-10E thatís completely original, down to the toe straps, and (probably) the tires. The paint is in very good condition and the chrome is virtually perfect. The chainrings and...
06-06-20, 04:13 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,073
Posted By oneclick

I'm done painting

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I did this bit:

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06-02-20, 04:15 PM
Replies: 2,353
Views: 739,974
Posted By seedsbelize

I was hoping to finally see what juvela looks like

I was hoping to finally see what juvela looks like
05-23-20, 11:35 AM
Replies: 3,325
Views: 282,753
Posted By jdawginsc

I need RJ the Bike Guy to visit my garage at the...

I need RJ the Bike Guy to visit my garage at the moment...I hate stuck seat posts...
05-18-20, 12:34 PM
Replies: 173
Views: 13,437
Posted By JaccoW

Alright, time for the final piece of the puzzle....

Alright, time for the final piece of the puzzle. The golden shifter cable!

As per cudak888 's suggestion I used the classic cable crimps instead of the modern clamps... but as he said, it's a bit...
05-10-20, 12:59 PM
Replies: 6,426
Views: 556,959
Posted By xiaoman1

I had a good day yesterday and did not know it...

I had a good day yesterday and did not know it until this morning.:D
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Best 4.00...
05-04-20, 11:25 AM
Replies: 6,426
Views: 556,959
Posted By non-fixie

A pair of lightly-used 8-speed Campagnolo Mirage...

A pair of lightly-used 8-speed Campagnolo Mirage brifters. They looked decent (no plastic), and were priced reasonably. This generation is in the twilight zone, price-wise, and provides a cheap and...
05-03-20, 05:59 AM
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Views: 556,959
Posted By JaccoW

Exactly. I have a Spurcycle bell on my Rando bike...

Exactly. I have a Spurcycle bell on my Rando bike which carries a bit further and longer but the E-ne sounds much nicer.
It's a very pleasant sounding bell that makes people aware you want to pass...
04-18-20, 05:46 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 4,744
Posted By himespau

And how many people believe the Brooklyn racing...

And how many people believe the Brooklyn racing team stuff has to do with New York?
04-17-20, 10:52 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 4,744
Posted By juvela

----- one can see frankish peds on cycles...

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one can see frankish peds on cycles from many nations but Sheffields only seem to come on oytoy machines...

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funny moment - years ago was communicating with a collector fellow by...
04-17-20, 03:57 PM
Replies: 6,426
Views: 556,959
Posted By gaucho777

French cups. ...

French cups.

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04-17-20, 05:26 AM
Replies: 6,426
Views: 556,959
Posted By JaccoW

A pair of alloy (as opposed to the Delrin...

A pair of alloy (as opposed to the Delrin variety) Mafac Ville Forge Ref 725 levers as part of the slow Gazelle 'Super Licht' build from the 60's.

http://i.imgur.com/2NcGORvh.jpg...
04-17-20, 04:13 AM
Replies: 6,426
Views: 556,959
Posted By non-fixie

A pair of Panaracer Race C Evo 4 tires that will...

A pair of Panaracer Race C Evo 4 tires that will go on mrs non-fixie's RIH, a pair of 25mm Paselas for whatever it is that I'll need those for and a couple of big Zťfal bottles for when it's hot and...
04-15-20, 11:39 AM
Replies: 173
Views: 13,437
Posted By JaccoW

The webshop that I ordered some of the final...

The webshop that I ordered some of the final parts from mailed me today that the gold braided shifter cable wouldn't be available till the end of this month so I cancelled that part and told them to...
04-13-20, 11:17 AM
Replies: 444
Views: 99,321
Posted By Tinkel

My RIH from 1954 Serial 5429 One of the best...

My RIH from 1954
Serial 5429
One of the best if not the best brands holland once had to offer
https://i.ibb.co/yWSgcjH/IMG-4983.jpg (https://ibb.co/t8XYTrV)
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04-13-20, 10:17 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 701
Posted By non-fixie

Thanks. Yes, it is too small, and yes, that is...

Thanks. Yes, it is too small, and yes, that is unfortunate. :(

And I did see the thread on the Oude Fiets forum. I like that the owner got it back on the road the way he did.

This is another...
04-08-20, 09:58 PM
Replies: 6,426
Views: 556,959
Posted By gaucho777

A NOS Simplex shifter. A replacement tab key...

A NOS Simplex shifter. A replacement tab key will have to wait for the COVID lockdown to end, but ebay waits for nobody!

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04-06-20, 04:16 AM
Replies: 173
Views: 13,437
Posted By JaccoW

The weather was great this weekend so I took the...

The weather was great this weekend so I took the bike outside and gave it a good wax!
It's amazing how easily the water runs off when it has a nice fresh coat. I even treated the new hub this way...
04-04-20, 12:16 PM
Replies: 444
Views: 99,321
Posted By non-fixie

I added another RIH to my own stable. A rather...

I added another RIH to my own stable. A rather unusual one. The serial number does not jibe with the Amsterdam or Groningen numbering systems, so I'm assuming it came from Blerick. Top tube cable...
04-03-20, 03:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 388
Posted By satbuilder

Legnano Roma Olimpiade-Almost done

Just about finished with this one. I gave up trying to find the Universal 61 rear brake fitting that attaches to the seat lug. I'll keep looking but for now I'll stick with the Campagnolo brakes that...
04-03-20, 02:15 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 701
Posted By bikemike73

That's one cool bike !!!! Agree.....maybe...

That's one cool bike !!!!

Agree.....maybe get a better fitting kickstand, or adjust the one on there.**********

Just doesn't seem to look " correct"

Looks in GREAT shape as well !!!!
...
04-03-20, 11:38 AM
Replies: 3,325
Views: 282,753
Posted By polymorphself

Slowly overhauling this 1973ish Nishiki...

Slowly overhauling this 1973ish Nishiki Competition step-through. Everything is remaining the same aside from swapping the drops for porteur bars, shifters for barcons and the sadddle for a Brooks...
04-02-20, 03:26 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,105
Posted By cb400bill

Great looking bike. But, that bar tape has to go.

Great looking bike. But, that bar tape has to go.
03-31-20, 11:10 PM
Replies: 1,467
Views: 110,245
Posted By scarlson

Mini-vee salvaged from old Gary Fisher, installed...

Mini-vee salvaged from old Gary Fisher, installed on my Colin Laing tandem. This bike wants for stopping power, so I'm here to give it some! Feels a bit smushy on account of using a road lever, but...
03-29-20, 01:48 PM
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Views: 282,753
Posted By 52telecaster

Starting on this for my sister. 650b and quite...

Starting on this for my sister. 650b and quite light.
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03-29-20, 01:05 PM
Replies: 3,325
Views: 282,753
Posted By non-fixie

Spent a couple of hours today on mrs non-fixie's...

Spent a couple of hours today on mrs non-fixie's Snel. Changed the tires, for no other reason than 'because', replaced the original MAFAC brake pads with Koolstops and added a decaleur and a bag.
...
03-28-20, 09:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 373
Posted By CO_Hoya

This is awesome, Iíll pick up that tool and...

This is awesome, Iíll pick up that tool and modify next time I make an Amazon purchase.

Thanks.



Well, as you speculated the pedal had never been serviced before I opened it up, so the...
03-22-20, 09:09 AM
Replies: 3,325
Views: 282,753
Posted By Sir_Name

Finally getting around to some decals. ...

Finally getting around to some decals.

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03-21-20, 06:55 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,525
Posted By non-fixie

Red bikes are faster. That is common knowledge. ;)

Red bikes are faster. That is common knowledge. ;)
03-20-20, 04:37 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,525
Posted By non-fixie

Thank you. :) No, these older Snel Expeditions...

Thank you. :) No, these older Snel Expeditions don't show up very often. The later Safari model is much more common on MP, but with their uni-crown forks they are much less attractive, IMO. I plan to...
03-19-20, 09:04 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,022
Posted By seypat

I let mine touch/cross in front of the head tube...

I let mine touch/cross in front of the head tube before arcing back into the tape.
...
03-19-20, 07:43 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,022
Posted By The Golden Boy

Definitely the best way to do it- I don't think...

Definitely the best way to do it- I don't think I'll ever route them 'normal' again- if I can help it. I also don't think I'll route the cables out in front of the bar again- if I can help it.
...
03-19-20, 06:15 PM
Replies: 263
Views: 14,488
Posted By xiaoman1

This is not meant for any member in particular...

This is not meant for any member in particular and consider it a rant if you prefer:

Reading this thread made me realized just how "privileged" most of us are in lamenting a ride that costs quite...
03-18-20, 04:31 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,022
Posted By dddd

The worst cable friction problems I've...

The worst cable friction problems I've encountered weren't the ends of the housings but instead were cases where stainless inner wire was used in the stainless housings and/or run across a stainless...
03-18-20, 02:18 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,022
Posted By Slightspeed

I have Suntour bar cons on two different Raleigh...

I have Suntour bar cons on two different Raleigh Super Courses. One shifts very smooth and easy, yet still holds gear position, the other is tight and sticky. Both have Pork Chop cables and housings...
03-18-20, 01:13 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,022
Posted By deux jambes

It may or may not make a difference for you. Even...

It may or may not make a difference for you. Even though I didnít use mine prior to cleaning/lubing, I do believe it was helpful. Primarily because I discovered a lot of internal grime upon...
03-16-20, 04:03 AM
Replies: 3,214
Views: 704,771
Posted By rmfrance

Well spotted. I know that feeling, having picked...

Well spotted. I know that feeling, having picked up a heavily-camoflaged late-60s PX10 frame off Ebay:
...
03-12-20, 10:44 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 928
Posted By juvela

----- mudguards red, frame orange ...

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mudguards red, frame orange

colours too close to be complementary

find combination makes the eye go a bit bonkers :twitchy:
03-09-20, 10:57 PM
Replies: 6,426
Views: 556,959
Posted By brianhamp

Sturmey Archer FC

1956 Sturmey Archer FC 4 Speed Alloy Hub.40 hole. No month stamped on body.

...
03-09-20, 08:01 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,016
Posted By Velo Mule

Oh, you got me. Good tittle. I was expecting...

Oh, you got me. Good tittle. I was expecting some sort of wooden bottom bracket. The bolt looks like it is cadmium plated steel. Use a magnet to be be sure it is steel.
03-09-20, 03:37 AM
Replies: 3,325
Views: 282,753
Posted By Goosecheck

More Fussbudget Fiddling

Made a few adjustments to my New Albion Privateer Rando build:

Added a pair of s/s water bottles and fabbed a cork and twine stopper for each.
Adjusted the front fender struts to eliminate a...
03-04-20, 07:37 PM
Replies: 6,426
Views: 556,959
Posted By Kilroy1988

Today I got a Reynolds alloy stem from...

Today I got a Reynolds alloy stem from roundabouts 1950, delivered straight to my doorstep from merry ol' England... And a fine thing it is!
...
03-03-20, 07:57 PM
Replies: 6,426
Views: 556,959
Posted By Drillium Dude

Pair of Barelli Supremes with stainless steel...

Pair of Barelli Supremes with stainless steel cages:

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If the...
02-23-20, 03:07 PM
Replies: 157
Views: 19,393
Posted By JaccoW

Yesterday was a good day for a longer ride. ...

Yesterday was a good day for a longer ride.
http://i.imgur.com/ylVO2vZ.jpg (https://imgur.com/ylVO2vZ)
http://i.imgur.com/ODZd8D2.jpg (https://imgur.com/ODZd8D2)
02-19-20, 12:54 PM
Replies: 547
Views: 113,370
Posted By KenNC

Just built this one up from a frame. Alot of...

Just built this one up from a frame. Alot of touch-up, and still not perfect, but original paint, and all original decals except for the Reynolds and Nervex decals. Kept the shifters and derailleurs...
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