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03-03-21, 09:14 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 458
Posted By SJX426

I am bit shorter at 5'11" and have had the same...

I am bit shorter at 5'11" and have had the same issue with the white one above. I now steady the tube with my knee. Left foot on the base and the tube on the inside of the knee cap. Works great that...
03-02-21, 09:30 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 458
Posted By SJX426

qcpmsame - Check ebay. My source. I picked this...

qcpmsame - Check ebay. My source. I picked this one because it was the lowest price and looked like it hadn't been use for years. Also because of the color and Columbus tube!
03-02-21, 05:10 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 458
Posted By SJX426

Nope. It does have a threaded insert with a hex...

Nope. It does have a threaded insert with a hex profile. where the rod enters. Probably to drive it in.
03-02-21, 03:09 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 458
Posted By SJX426

I picked this up several years ago at the...

I picked this up several years ago at the Recyclery in Portland OR for about $50 NOS. Been using it since and just recently checked the check valve, which wasn't working well. Now it works better...
03-02-21, 02:31 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 458
Posted By SJX426

Yup! It works! I was looking for a pump to...

Yup! It works!

I was looking for a pump to use as a new nightstand lamp. This is too good as is to mess it up.
03-02-21, 02:18 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 458
Posted By SJX426

Such as?

Such as?
03-02-21, 01:52 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 458
Posted By SJX426

C&V Silca Pump - Next?

So I decided to look for an older Silca floor pump. Found it. Moltini orange and Columbus tube. It works too! I guess it was in storage for awhile. It is well used and an interesting artifact.The...
03-02-21, 06:39 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 893
Posted By SJX426

The Bike Friday I had for a short time had a...

The Bike Friday I had for a short time had a Capreo hub and cassette with a 9 tooth sprocket. I can see the use of low tooth count cassettes for folding bikes with the small wheels. Negates the need...
03-01-21, 03:48 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,054
Posted By SJX426

One of the unique attributes of the Trek 760...

One of the unique attributes of the Trek 760 series was the fork crown from 83-84 or so.
https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50586848271_cfac3fd33d_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2k5bPza)P1040437...
03-01-21, 03:01 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 602
Posted By SJX426

I am with John E. but I would go with Universal...

I am with John E. but I would go with Universal Mod 61 center pulls. Campy close to period.
03-01-21, 02:56 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,054
Posted By SJX426

For Mike_Kelly ...

For Mike_Kelly
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03-01-21, 02:42 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 602
Posted By SJX426

Was the rear spacing changed to go along with the...

Was the rear spacing changed to go along with the braze-on cable stops?
03-01-21, 02:38 PM
Replies: 6,932
Views: 643,582
Posted By SJX426

The pump arrived today with all the storage...

The pump arrived today with all the storage Patina!
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03-01-21, 11:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 219
Posted By SJX426

Stella...r

Stella...r
03-01-21, 10:55 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 177
Posted By SJX426

PM coming.

PM coming.
03-01-21, 10:25 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 353
Posted By SJX426

I get that. I was skeptical until I tried them....

I get that. I was skeptical until I tried them. One of my goals is to get my RPM up. I find that the Ergos, in my case, cause me to shift more often, keeping my cadence up, and can do so without much...
03-01-21, 06:55 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 681
Posted By SJX426

My first aero lever set up was an attempt to...

My first aero lever set up was an attempt to "Modernize" my fairly new Colnago at the time. The first impression was that there was a big open hole in front of me! Really hard to get past that. I...
03-01-21, 06:40 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 353
Posted By SJX426

The criteria for indexing is to have the "pull"...

The criteria for indexing is to have the "pull" of the shifter match the movement of the RD that has to match the spacing of the rear block.
Then the issue with making it work is the spacing of the...
02-26-21, 03:49 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 543
Posted By SJX426

I agree, not mine. I picked up the wheel set for...

I agree, not mine. I picked up the wheel set for less than $150 with the Campy block, Record hubs and Ambrosio Nemisis rims! One of the best deals ever for me and drove the whole "make this a 10...
02-26-21, 02:22 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 543
Posted By SJX426

SurferRosa - LOL My bike is using tubulars! Not...

SurferRosa - LOL My bike is using tubulars! Not much choice where the labels are, only which side!

Now I will have to check if I mounted the front wheel backwards when I replaced the skewer!
...
02-26-21, 11:02 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 543
Posted By SJX426

Yup: ...

Yup:
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02-25-21, 11:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 269
Posted By SJX426

Road Fan - Ideally they would match but how much...

Road Fan - Ideally they would match but how much variation is acceptable?
02-25-21, 11:22 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 314
Posted By SJX426

Typically the HS assembly is the race (threaded)...

Typically the HS assembly is the race (threaded) washer, and lock nut. The washer may have a tab on the ID to fit into a slot on the steerer or a flat section for the same on the steerer. The intent...
02-25-21, 08:22 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 348
Posted By SJX426

Need some old school chain? Picked this up back...

Need some old school chain? Picked this up back in 1972.
https://live.staticflickr.com/5540/11886706323_f58a1962b5_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/j7otEt)P1000578 (https://flic.kr/p/j7otEt) on Flickr
02-25-21, 08:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 232
Posted By SJX426

saletD - Welcome to C&V! We would like more...

saletD - Welcome to C&V! We would like more information to be specific.
What bike?
You will need to know measurements and other numbers like how many speeds (number of sprockets on the rear wheel) ...
02-25-21, 07:17 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 314
Posted By SJX426

bbader - have you tried to replace the washer...

bbader - have you tried to replace the washer with the mount?
02-25-21, 07:15 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 800
Posted By SJX426

obstando - Add pictures to your albums in your...

obstando - Add pictures to your albums in your profile.

Gorgeous bike!
02-25-21, 06:40 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 489
Posted By SJX426

mountaindave - i was under the impression that my...

mountaindave - i was under the impression that my Colnago was a 58 c-t-c. I was very wrong. It is a 56.5. The impression was created in 2009 and has stuck until recently when I measured all my frames...
02-24-21, 01:08 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 707
Posted By SJX426

When I tried and failed, it was a hard right turn...

When I tried and failed, it was a hard right turn to go left! Can you tell I am not track guy! I couldn't get the speed up, in my condition, to negotiate one lap!
02-24-21, 12:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 489
Posted By SJX426

hazetguy - I too have a 58cm Colnago and use a...

hazetguy - I too have a 58cm Colnago and use a shorter version for it.
02-24-21, 09:59 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 226
Posted By SJX426

LaChamp1976 - I know you are new and welcome....

LaChamp1976 - I know you are new and welcome. Search is your friend. This topic has been addressed many times. Read some of the threads addressing building up a bike. There are lots of them.
02-24-21, 09:55 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 349
Posted By SJX426

This saddle was the saddle on the 1972 Bottecchia...

This saddle was the saddle on the 1972 Bottecchia Professional and the Giro D'Italia, so not only entry level.
02-24-21, 09:37 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 333
Posted By SJX426

LaChamp1976 - French bike so Le Champion. You...

LaChamp1976 - French bike so Le Champion.
You will be challenged in finding the decals since I think the lettering was hand painted. At least it looks that way on my 1972 frame set. rootboy and I...
02-24-21, 09:29 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 883
Posted By SJX426

Picked this Pinny up back in 13. ...

Picked this Pinny up back in 13.
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Some might say border line...
02-24-21, 09:04 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 704
Posted By SJX426

Other options shared here: DIY Tools for your...

Other options shared here: DIY Tools for your bike work - Bike Forums (https://www.bikeforums.net/classic-vintage/1223132-diy-tools-your-bike-work.html)
02-24-21, 09:02 AM
Replies: 6,932
Views: 643,582
Posted By SJX426

I ordered a Silca pump off the bay. I just had to...

I ordered a Silca pump off the bay. I just had to have a Columbus tubed Silca! Should be here by 3/3. It is Moltini Orange to boot!
https://i.ebayimg.com/images/g/NNkAAOSwyW9gActs/s-l1600.jpg
02-24-21, 08:55 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 402
Posted By SJX426

Looks like a sew-up tire. I don't know that I...

Looks like a sew-up tire. I don't know that I would run a bottle dynamo on the sidewall of a tubular.

Anyone doing that?
02-24-21, 08:49 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 707
Posted By SJX426

Sad day! I tried it out once and determined I...

Sad day! I tried it out once and determined I needed more miles on the body!
Did Easter egg hunts multiple times with the kids as we lived only half a mile or so away.

I suspect they will...
02-24-21, 08:45 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 270
Posted By SJX426

Keo: ...

Keo:
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02-24-21, 08:42 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 448
Posted By SJX426

' An easy solution, as many know is to...

'

An easy solution, as many know is to remove the adjuster ring and then insert the cable stop on the caliper and then install the adjust ring. No "loose screws."
02-24-21, 06:37 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 959
Posted By SJX426

GlennR - Here is my come back: This is my way of...

GlennR - Here is my come back: This is my way of extracting obscure information out of this very knowledgeable group>!"

I do have a disk on the Rock Hopper using the Marzocchi SL fork, Avid 7...
02-24-21, 06:29 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 3,588
Posted By SJX426

Ditto One trick I learned was to slightly...

Ditto

One trick I learned was to slightly inflate the tire so it is round and the base tape is in the same position as the side wall. Makes it easier to apply the glue and rotate the tire without...
02-23-21, 09:03 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 959
Posted By SJX426

If I am not mistaken, you are referring to a disk...

If I am not mistaken, you are referring to a disk brake. This is the C&V forum. We don't know what that is. We only know what is older than 20-25 years.
02-23-21, 09:00 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 3,588
Posted By SJX426

German? I think the designation is found on...

German? I think the designation is found on tubulars more often than clinchers.

Tubular
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02-23-21, 02:03 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 959
Posted By SJX426

gugie - Does that 4th hand work well for...

gugie - Does that 4th hand work well for tightening tie straps?
02-23-21, 11:38 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 489
Posted By SJX426

I have a 54 that fits in my 60 cm frame and my 59.

I have a 54 that fits in my 60 cm frame and my 59.
02-23-21, 08:59 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 524
Posted By SJX426

I pick what moves me. I have 4 bikes that need...

I pick what moves me. I have 4 bikes that need attention, Trek 610 and 760 along with a Pinarello.
My current interest is in the 760. I built it up with Superbe Pro parts to try it out. I need a...
02-23-21, 08:55 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 3,588
Posted By SJX426

Drillium Dude - Jeff, If I was unclear, I glue...

Drillium Dude - Jeff, If I was unclear, I glue all the way to the valve stem. the glue gap is opposite the valve, where you want to start removing the tire. I have taken the approach, by accident,...
02-23-21, 08:36 AM
Replies: 4,119
Views: 376,385
Posted By SJX426

Not really bike related but I am working on...

Not really bike related but I am working on rebuilding my 1/2" drive Snap On Impact wrench, IM 51. Here it is taken apart and with replacement parts kit on the right....
02-23-21, 07:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 480
Posted By SJX426

BakinaRakija - The largest one is the Pinarello,...

BakinaRakija - The largest one is the Pinarello, so it is likely out of your fit range. That is the one I gravitate towards. I would not touch the fake Bianchi, because it is fake.
If you don't want...
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