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09-23-20, 07:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 200
Posted By no67el

Huret dropout with Crane derailleur?

So: I have a Raleigh Competition frame which has a Huret derailleur hanger. Based on reading around in this forum, I sourced a Shimano Crane rear derailleur--- thinking that it would fit once I'd...
09-12-20, 03:59 PM
Replies: 1,843
Views: 330,917
Posted By no67el

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08-12-20, 11:42 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,364
Posted By no67el

A few more Fuji Team pics: ...

A few more Fuji Team pics:

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Non drive side...
08-12-20, 11:39 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,364
Posted By no67el

Very nice Miyata! I have an 84 Fuji Team in...

Very nice Miyata!

I have an 84 Fuji Team in pretty nice shape. As I measure it, 59 cm seat tuber center-to-center, and 58 cm top tube. Was planning to sell to thin the herd a bit, but would...
Replies: 13
Views: 631
Posted By no67el

The Fuji Team is a nice ride. I have one of...

The Fuji Team is a nice ride. I have one of these in the same color. These don't seem to have the same cachet around here as the Centurion Ironman, but I think it rides at least as well. In my...
07-31-20, 08:16 AM
Replies: 58,219
Views: 8,504,658
Posted By no67el

Tall Ritchey Road Logic

$200 seems like pretty good price for a Road Logic with brifters..... if you are tall....

https://vermont.craigslist.org/bik/d/craftsbury-common-steel-ritchey-logic/7168441448.html

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07-23-20, 07:45 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 383
Posted By no67el

Thanks SurferRosa, that Fizik microtex is nice...

Thanks SurferRosa, that Fizik microtex is nice stuff! I have it on another bike and I like it a lot--- certainly gives a leather-ish look and feel with a lot less hassle. We'll see how the removal...
07-22-20, 07:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 383
Posted By no67el

Thanks nlerner--- it's been an interesting bike...

Thanks nlerner--- it's been an interesting bike to get sorted so far, and the ability to ride smooth pavement at a decent speed combined with wider rubber to handle gravel and what Vermont likes to...
07-22-20, 07:00 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 383
Posted By no67el

Hey Jiangshi--- um, thanks for the saddle advice...

Hey Jiangshi--- um, thanks for the saddle advice on my bar-wrap topic?

Or are you just trying to prove our boomer-trolling friend in the above thread correct? That would be a funny joke.
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07-09-20, 07:15 PM
Replies: 222
Views: 9,540
Posted By no67el

Man every time I see that black Paramount (in all...

Man every time I see that black Paramount (in all of its various incarnations) in various threads here on BF, I just like it more and more. The electronic-shifting Campy version is the best yet.......
06-07-20, 08:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,379
Posted By no67el

Well I don't know about talent--- she definitely...

Well I don't know about talent--- she definitely likes riding bikes though! And I figure that is enough. I offered to put some brifters on the bike but she said "no I want to learn to do it the...
05-30-20, 05:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,379
Posted By no67el

Kid's Road Bikes--- finally!

So I've been on a search for real(ish) road bike for my two daughters, 7 and 9. They have really liked riding, but their mountain bikes are just heavy and twitchy for the longer road rides we've been...
05-20-20, 12:39 PM
Replies: 58,219
Views: 8,504,658
Posted By no67el

I mean, that Batavus still looks pretty...

I mean, that Batavus still looks pretty interesting at that price--- and did Campagnolo ever even make a stem? Doesn't seem all that dishonest to me. You could probably talk the seller down to...
05-20-20, 08:00 AM
Replies: 58,219
Views: 8,504,658
Posted By no67el

Pro Miyata

Way out in western MA--- not mine, and I have made a resolution to stop buying bikes which aren't my size (darn it)--- but the relatively low price and nice Suntour Superbe parts might make it worth...
05-16-20, 07:22 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,600
Posted By no67el

MotoRando! ...

MotoRando!


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1976?
05-14-20, 08:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 228
Posted By no67el

I find that the velobase site performs poorly...

I find that the velobase site performs poorly with Safari. Works fine with the Chrome browser though--- so I just switch when needed.

Such a fantastic resource for this hobby---- well worth...
05-05-20, 09:15 PM
Replies: 2,241
Views: 789,030
Posted By no67el

New to me Motobecane Le Champion: ...

New to me Motobecane Le Champion:


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Took it for a 26 mile spin today--- with...
04-03-20, 08:28 AM
Replies: 152
Views: 9,258
Posted By no67el

The aptly-named Devil's Washboard Road: ...

The aptly-named Devil's Washboard Road:


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04-02-20, 02:02 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,356
Posted By no67el

My two "value for dollar" favorites..... one that...

My two "value for dollar" favorites..... one that is probably on everyone's list, and one that I hardly hear anything about:

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04-02-20, 01:47 PM
Replies: 1,843
Views: 330,917
Posted By no67el

+1 for the Paselas---- they feel great on my SC...

+1 for the Paselas---- they feel great on my SC MKII, cushy and pretty nimble on what was already a cushy bike:

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03-08-20, 12:55 PM
Replies: 58,219
Views: 8,504,658
Posted By no67el

Is it me or is the drive-side seat stay bent on...

Is it me or is the drive-side seat stay bent on this Coppi above? A couple of angles in the e**y photos all give the impression that somethings amiss....
03-06-20, 02:27 PM
Replies: 14,032
Views: 3,021,287
Posted By no67el

Very dirty Frenchie...

So I found something I've been looking for: a green Peugeot PFN-10. It was about as dirty as any bike I've ever seen--- the "before" picture doesn't do justice to the quantity of grime on this bike!...
03-04-20, 08:57 AM
Replies: 1,843
Views: 330,917
Posted By no67el

Why do these bikes feel so good? I have a bunch...

Why do these bikes feel so good? I have a bunch of different bikes, many clearly lighter than this Super Course MK II--- but for some reason I find myself pulling this one out for the morning...
02-01-20, 12:32 PM
Replies: 9,238
Views: 892,100
Posted By no67el

Just picked up a cool mini-Ironman for my...

Just picked up a cool mini-Ironman for my daughter to ride. Been looking for one of these for a while, found it for $70 from a bike shop clearing inventory before moving their location.

Rode it...
02-01-20, 12:27 PM
Replies: 2,241
Views: 789,030
Posted By no67el

New centurion for my daughter--- ...

New centurion for my daughter---


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I rode this around the block, and it feels...
12-10-19, 06:28 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,053
Posted By no67el

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These are Compass/Rene Herse 700x38c tires on my Moto Grand Jubile. It's just...
12-06-19, 09:22 AM
Replies: 371
Views: 33,188
Posted By no67el

Nice black bikes...... something so classic about...

Nice black bikes...... something so classic about them (plus it hides chips and imperfections very nicely)! I think black might be my second favorite color, after orange...

I used to have a 1994...
11-30-19, 03:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,535
Posted By no67el

Hey just to chime in: I'll turn 52 in...

Hey just to chime in:

I'll turn 52 in December, and I just had total hip replacement surgery on my right hip on November 8. I had been losing joint mobility for the better part of 15 years,...
10-05-19, 12:30 PM
Replies: 9,238
Views: 892,100
Posted By no67el

Centurion Prestige '89

Someone was asking for a picture of the Prestige a few posts back...... and in keeping with the "Black Parts" idea...... :
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10-02-19, 05:32 PM
Replies: 9,238
Views: 892,100
Posted By no67el

Yeah that's what keeps getting to me: these...

Yeah that's what keeps getting to me: these bikes are sitting out there.... and even when "market priced" at $200-$400, they are hundreds (perhaps thousands) less than a similar steel frame would...
10-02-19, 03:26 PM
Replies: 9,238
Views: 892,100
Posted By no67el

New to me 87 Expert....

Found the elusive (for me) 87....

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Oddly it has a 600 tricolor crankset...
06-04-19, 08:54 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 8,496
Posted By no67el

This book is really beautiful---- and the history...

This book is really beautiful---- and the history of each maker is interesting enough that I found myself wishing for more even more content, covering more models from each mfr.

But it's nice to...
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