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08-03-20, 01:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 363
Posted By gearbasher

This link should work. But, it is not a secure...

This link should work. But, it is not a secure link.

http://www.oldvelos.com/bike-of-the-month-august-2020/
07-31-20, 12:10 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 499
Posted By gearbasher

rode three hours a day down to three hours...

rode three hours a day
down to three hours every week
covid really sucks
07-21-20, 01:07 PM
Replies: 1,100
Views: 203,567
Posted By gearbasher

Keeping with the current theme: ...

Keeping with the current theme:

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/634x831/20308478_7624357_image_m_11_1572317137195_56a1fd219679753c3d64d4ff5d83ecac6ee69c06.jpg...
07-02-20, 04:24 PM
Replies: 1,100
Views: 203,567
Posted By gearbasher

Debbie Harry and Chris Stein. Not actually on a...

Debbie Harry and Chris Stein. Not actually on a bike, but it's there....
06-01-20, 03:48 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 457
Posted By gearbasher

The weather here is great, also. But, I'm caring...

The weather here is great, also. But, I'm caring for my 93 y.o. mom. So, I'm not chancing bringing anything into the house. I guess: "No good deed goes unpunished."

As far as the type of flat, I...
05-30-20, 02:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 378
Posted By gearbasher

It doesn't even have to be that big of a...

It doesn't even have to be that big of a difference. On one build, I had a fully chromed fork and the crown race seat looked as if it was milled before they chromed it. I know chrome destroys mill...
05-27-20, 10:07 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,301
Posted By gearbasher

More punctures than I care to discuss. ...

More punctures than I care to discuss.

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x758/dsc01262_8aa565470ef1d0dde9075dbf714b7c1f72f4dd51.jpg

Not all of them are empty. But, none...
05-23-20, 08:50 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 448
Posted By gearbasher

That's it! Game over, man! Game over!

That's it! Game over, man! Game over!
05-20-20, 08:08 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,194
Posted By gearbasher

This only means there will be thousands of bikes...

This only means there will be thousands of bikes on Craig's list when this is over.
04-15-20, 08:01 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,328
Posted By gearbasher

Here you go. But now it's right hand drive. ...

Here you go. But now it's right hand drive.
...
04-13-20, 06:49 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 732
Posted By gearbasher

Rear cable is coming off the chainstay cable stop...

Rear cable is coming off the chainstay cable stop at a funky angle. That could be causing some heartaches. Maybe you need a step down ferrule?...
03-29-20, 08:01 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 839
Posted By gearbasher

When someone is willing to pay more than you...

When someone is willing to pay more than you think the bike is worth.
03-23-20, 01:15 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 8,706
Posted By gearbasher

At least in NYC bike shops are considered...

At least in NYC bike shops are considered essential.

https://www.nydailynews.com/coronavirus/ny-coronavirus-bike-shops-fight-to-remain-open-20200322-sjponboaznhvjl64vdocsafzqe-story.html
03-20-20, 02:05 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 8,706
Posted By gearbasher

I guess you don't get my poor attempt at humor....

I guess you don't get my poor attempt at humor. But, I always wondered why they perforated TP anyhow.
02-22-20, 03:14 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,219
Posted By gearbasher

I guess they wanted it to sound more French. ...

I guess they wanted it to sound more French.

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1587/dsc01189_0739cd8fdf58b4f3ab4873f0715ce087cf3bf3a3.jpg

But, is it truly a blooper if...
02-22-20, 03:11 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 989
Posted By gearbasher

Sorry for the poor photos. ...

Sorry for the poor photos.

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1198/dsc01185_a8215ed47201e431263ae5face43630d5c8d7b66.jpg

It's actually a Titan. But, I'm taking partial...
02-20-20, 03:53 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 7,608
Posted By gearbasher

Not a major purchase, but a 36 mm socket so I can...

Not a major purchase, but a 36 mm socket so I can use it with a torque wrench on a Park BBT-18. I'm installing one of those pricey SKF bottom brackets (ISIS drive). I'm tired of replacing the...
01-31-20, 10:17 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 740
Posted By gearbasher

Boulder Bikes has world logo repros on sale: ...

Boulder Bikes has world logo repros on sale:

Campagnolo world logo brake hood pair gum - Top quality repro new modern production...
01-26-20, 10:03 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 7,410
Posted By gearbasher

I worked as a conveyor mechanic for the USPS....

I worked as a conveyor mechanic for the USPS. Many moons ago, a package containing a brand new XA was mangled by one of our bulk conveyors. The camera ended up jammed in the head roller. It stalled...
01-23-20, 02:06 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 7,163
Posted By gearbasher

I've updated all my steel to Campy 9 & 10 speed....

I've updated all my steel to Campy 9 & 10 speed. 135 BCD with 50/39 chainrings and 12-23 or 14-23 cassettes. I will use a 13-26 for hillier rides. So, I guess I'm kinda still old school when it comes...
01-23-20, 11:08 AM
Replies: 185
Views: 7,410
Posted By gearbasher

^^^^^^ Funny thing, about a year ago I was...

^^^^^^ Funny thing, about a year ago I was getting out of my car (1960 Volvo PV 544) and another car pulls up to me. The driver said he was a professional photographer and asked if he could take...
01-21-20, 08:45 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 7,410
Posted By gearbasher

Not too C&V, but... ...

Not too C&V, but...

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01-10-20, 07:38 PM
Replies: 1,100
Views: 203,567
Posted By gearbasher

The "bike" comes in around the one minute mark....

The "bike" comes in around the one minute mark. Ringo needs to raise his saddle.

I Feel Fine
12-31-19, 06:57 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 680
Posted By gearbasher

I have these from cannibalized Campy...

I have these from cannibalized Campy Record/Chorus RDs. I can't recall if they were 8 or 9 speed. If you think it will work and you want one, PM an address and I'll get it in the mail on Thurs.
...
12-17-19, 06:46 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,851
Posted By gearbasher

There are no CitiBike docking stations near...

There are no CitiBike docking stations near Brooklyn College. My niece, who graduated a few years ago from Brooklyn College, says they still have protected area on the campus for locking up bikes.
12-16-19, 06:42 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,851
Posted By gearbasher

I have a friend that commutes to Manhattan from...

I have a friend that commutes to Manhattan from Jersey via ferry, then bike. He uses a total piece of crap bike. Someone stole his brake pads. Nothing is safe. And, he said it made the ride to his...
12-09-19, 08:10 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,941
Posted By gearbasher

Eddy Merckx, Eddy Merckx, Eddy Merckx. Eddy...

Eddy Merckx, Eddy Merckx, Eddy Merckx. Eddy Merckx, Eddy Merckx, Eddy Merckx, Eddy Merckx,
Eddy Merckx, Eddy Merckx, Eddy Merckx. Eddy Merckx, Eddy Merckx, Eddy Merckx, Eddy Merckx, ...
11-09-19, 12:40 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 13,362
Posted By gearbasher

After chastising a driver for cutting a turn in...

After chastising a driver for cutting a turn in front of me without using his directional, he stopped, rolled down his window and said: "You're right. I'm sorry."
A first for me.
11-07-19, 09:48 AM
Replies: 1,100
Views: 203,567
Posted By gearbasher

Zappa plays a bike.

Zappa plays a bike.
11-02-19, 09:18 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 13,362
Posted By gearbasher

This thread is jogging so many memories. I...

This thread is jogging so many memories.

I was on a ride with a friend and there were a bunch of halfway decent climbs. I was a good climber, but a wussy on the descents. So I'd bury my friend on...
11-01-19, 01:06 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 13,362
Posted By gearbasher

One morning I decided to ride in Central Park...

One morning I decided to ride in Central Park (Manhattan, of course). It was my one and only time, Also, it was years ago and I was younger and stronger. I'm doing laps and I end up with a string of...
11-01-19, 09:32 AM
Replies: 472
Views: 33,393
Posted By gearbasher

Oct: 1168 YTD: 11,113 I brought my car to...

Oct: 1168
YTD: 11,113

I brought my car to be inspected the other day and I put a whopping 334 miles on it in the past year.
10-31-19, 01:52 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 13,362
Posted By gearbasher

After a breaking my pelvis in a crash, I'm trying...

After a breaking my pelvis in a crash, I'm trying to walk out of the ER (my brother is getting the car) and one of the nurses offers to help me. Once we get outside, she lights up a cigarette. So, I...
10-28-19, 11:41 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,421
Posted By gearbasher

Time to confess!! How many people dropped a...

Time to confess!!

How many people dropped a bearing and after a 20 minute search, purposely dropped another one just to see where it goes? Of course, that was done hoping it would end up near the...
10-26-19, 10:45 AM
Replies: 1,100
Views: 203,567
Posted By gearbasher

How about Brigitte Bardot: ...

How about Brigitte Bardot:

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...
10-22-19, 03:30 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,617
Posted By gearbasher

Here's one I can't make myself throw away. ...

Here's one I can't make myself throw away.

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10-04-19, 04:59 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 533
Posted By gearbasher

Campagnolo has user manuals and parts catalogs...

Campagnolo has user manuals and parts catalogs going back to '94

https://www.campagnolo.com/US/en/Support/support#documentation
10-01-19, 08:08 PM
Replies: 472
Views: 33,393
Posted By gearbasher

Weather was beautiful this September. I rode 29...

Weather was beautiful this September. I rode 29 out of the 30 days. 1,394 miles. Brings my YTD (including Oct. 1) to 9,992 miles.
08-28-19, 04:34 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,442
Posted By gearbasher

My theory for PRX being rare is that it was...

My theory for PRX being rare is that it was introduced at a time when steel was going out of style.
08-27-19, 09:17 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,442
Posted By gearbasher

Here's a chart with a little PRX info. ...

Here's a chart with a little PRX info.
https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1602x449/scan0001_b342d3a0483d35bf689ff6c27de1c132ced21da1.jpg

I own two Guerciottis. one PRX and the...
08-19-19, 06:38 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 8,815
Posted By gearbasher

I've seen two bottom bracket shells that cracked...

I've seen two bottom bracket shells that cracked completely around the seat tube lug. So, you might want to inspect it.

A friend had the seat stay on his Masi re-brazed to the seat cluster and a...
08-02-19, 05:41 PM
Replies: 472
Views: 33,393
Posted By gearbasher

July 1235 YTD 7408

July 1235
YTD 7408
07-06-19, 09:14 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 784
Posted By gearbasher

Never did, but you don't have to. I saved the...

Never did, but you don't have to. I saved the shaft part of the post. I use it to test 27.2 frames before I put a new post in. Here's a picture of the plug from the top. I never messed with it. So,...
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