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09-20-20, 06:19 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 206
Posted By gugie

In my head, yes, out loud, no. But I've ridden...

In my head, yes, out loud, no.
But I've ridden with @bicycleKitty a few times, and she definitely does. Here she is with 15 minutes of fame on an OPB (Oregon Public Broadcasting) story.
...
09-20-20, 05:45 AM
Replies: 236
Views: 8,688
Posted By gugie

Oh, it was bent, by me! Was 95mm OLD, now 100mm.

Oh, it was bent, by me! Was 95mm OLD, now 100mm.
09-19-20, 11:17 PM
Replies: 236
Views: 8,688
Posted By gugie

I'm not big on kickstands, but I think it would...

I'm not big on kickstands, but I think it would be appropriate on that bike.

And lose the eggbeater pedals, go platform. This is a quick grocery store run bike. Heck, a Wald basket would look...
09-19-20, 06:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 132
Posted By gugie

RiddleOfSteel comes to mind, but he snagged his...

RiddleOfSteel comes to mind, but he snagged his already. Anyone else?
09-19-20, 05:14 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 563
Posted By gugie

Brian would have been proud to build a custom for...

Brian would have been proud to build a custom for her.
09-19-20, 11:39 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 3,321
Posted By gugie

Pretty sure he was talking about the smoke, which...

Pretty sure he was talking about the smoke, which has spread across the US.
09-19-20, 11:25 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 700
Posted By gugie

Mmmm, bacon.

Mmmm, bacon.
09-19-20, 11:24 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 643
Posted By gugie

Friend of mine's teenage son started up a garage...

Friend of mine's teenage son started up a garage business fixing bikes late spring. Word of mouth only, and people keep coming by to drop off more repairs. He started patching tubes when they became...
09-19-20, 10:47 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 700
Posted By gugie

Yeah, BITD 120 was cheaper. Of course, when 130...

Yeah, BITD 120 was cheaper. Of course, when 130 came out it was much more expensive.
09-19-20, 10:38 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 3,321
Posted By gugie

Thanks for taking one for the team!

Thanks for taking one for the team!
09-18-20, 08:57 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 3,321
Posted By gugie

Interestingly, I've only known Neal personally...

Interestingly, I've only known Neal personally since that particular ride. Since then we've done 2 FFD tours together, The Last Winter Tour of the Willamette Valley, the Magical Mystery Tour, and an...
09-18-20, 04:47 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 3,321
Posted By gugie

I think Portlandeur is a state of mind. If you're...

I think Portlandeur is a state of mind. If you're in reasonably short riding distance of Portland, I guess that counts, so it's a sliding scale. northbend would be on the extreme side of the...
09-18-20, 04:15 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 3,321
Posted By gugie

Oldairhead is rummored to be a Portlandeur now,...

Oldairhead is rummored to be a Portlandeur now, I've seen others purportedly residing in Riot City, help me tag some more peeps...
09-18-20, 04:10 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 3,321
Posted By gugie

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09-18-20, 03:56 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 3,321
Posted By gugie

Glorious, glorious rain today. Portlandeurs,...

Glorious, glorious rain today.

Portlandeurs, who's up for a celebratory ride this weekend? The Neal Lerner Invitational...
09-18-20, 03:04 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 524
Posted By gugie

Andy, the Caveman said it better than I could....

Andy, the Caveman said it better than I could. The riders are rare that are, at once, il Capo and Super Domestique. Matt is a combination of LeMond and Roll. Or should I say, LeMond and Roll combined...
09-18-20, 11:34 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 524
Posted By gugie

More Gravel! ...

More Gravel!

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09-17-20, 06:51 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 524
Posted By gugie

Always ...

Always

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09-17-20, 03:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 197
Posted By gugie

Hand cut lugs can be both extremely time...

Hand cut lugs can be both extremely time consuming and very fulfilling at the same time. I did this seat lug while building a friend's frame. The extensions down low were reinforcement for brazing a...
09-17-20, 03:22 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 524
Posted By gugie

Makes you think that they should add a jersey -...

Makes you think that they should add a jersey - why not give points to those that forego the help of mechanical support and fix their own problems on the road? How about a 5 minute bonus if you fix...
09-17-20, 03:17 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 524
Posted By gugie

Gravel Grinding in the TdF!

Stage 18, retro Cino/Eroica style!

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09-16-20, 11:01 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 3,321
Posted By gugie

Mrs. Gugie is ready to kick me out for a ride...

Mrs. Gugie is ready to kick me out for a ride first thing AQI drops below 100. Turns put I get cranky when I donít ride for awhile.

You know itís bad up here when you look south to LA for clean...
09-15-20, 05:17 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 959
Posted By gugie

Super light, not very strong. I've seen too many...

Super light, not very strong. I've seen too many of them that wouldn't hold an adjustment. When your a** is on the line, do you care about a few ounces?
09-15-20, 05:12 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 597
Posted By gugie

The Philospher Bike Mechanic, a rare Monty Python...

The Philospher Bike Mechanic, a rare Monty Python sketch.
09-14-20, 01:26 PM
Replies: 365
Views: 40,712
Posted By gugie

Seaside and Cannon Beach hotels are pretty booked...

Seaside and Cannon Beach hotels are pretty booked right now for those wanting to get away from the smoke. Both are reporting very good air quality right now. If I didn't have 3 cats and 2 dogs I...
09-13-20, 10:40 PM
Replies: 365
Views: 40,712
Posted By gugie

Hopeful that those blue skies blow this way soon.

Hopeful that those blue skies blow this way soon.
09-13-20, 07:46 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 597
Posted By gugie

Confused. You were successful...

Confused.
You were successful...
09-13-20, 04:43 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 597
Posted By gugie

Practically, no. Go grab a paper clip. Bend...

Practically, no.

Go grab a paper clip. Bend it just a bit, it springs right back. That's elastic deformation.
Take that same paper clip, Bend it until it straightens out a bit and doesn't spring...
09-13-20, 12:03 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 477
Posted By gugie

If that's what you've got, use it. If you're...

If that's what you've got, use it. If you're going to buy some, I think the smallest kit of Bondo is about $10? JB Weld kits can be had for $5.

As noted earlier, JB Weld can stand up to powder...
09-13-20, 11:41 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 477
Posted By gugie

Good job! Yeah, that was a deep dent. What you're...

Good job! Yeah, that was a deep dent. What you're accomplishing by rolling it out is less a removal of the dent, more of a getting the tube back to round. Fill it and you're good to go.


see...
09-13-20, 11:34 AM
Replies: 753
Views: 202,865
Posted By gugie

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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Rudi's picture tale...
09-13-20, 11:09 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 804
Posted By gugie

A framebuilder.

A framebuilder.
09-12-20, 11:37 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 3,321
Posted By gugie

Best news today is that Canby and Oregon city...

Best news today is that Canby and Oregon city evacuation notice has been lowered. Right now rain is predicted for Tuesday, but any weather forecasts beyond 48 hours is a guesstimate. AQI is right...
09-12-20, 07:34 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 3,321
Posted By gugie

Is there ANYONE riding on the West Coast today?

Mexico to Canada, the entire West Coast air quality just sucks. Heck, even up into British Columbia, and down into Baja California. Many people have lost their homes, over 40,000 have been evacuated...
09-12-20, 05:26 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 797
Posted By gugie

I've done them both ways, lots of them with those...

I've done them both ways, lots of them with those hourglass bosses. I find them to be more than adequate. I like to use the "extra long" hourglass type if I'm making custom racks and attach both the...
09-11-20, 03:40 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 797
Posted By gugie

Almost all of our "vintage" steel forks taper...

Almost all of our "vintage" steel forks taper signficantly down to the dropout, so almost all of the flexing occurs past the point of the taper. Mid-fork braze-ons are in the "beefy" part of the...
09-10-20, 11:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 500
Posted By gugie

My last ride was Sunday when our air was still...

My last ride was Sunday when our air was still clear. On the southern end of the valley, you've been sucking bad air for awhile.

Be safe, Cliff
09-10-20, 08:05 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 797
Posted By gugie

1948 Peugeot PH-60 ...

1948 Peugeot PH-60

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09-10-20, 06:56 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 126
Posted By gugie

Tools required: 1. Hole saw - "one size...

Tools required:
1. Hole saw - "one size smaller" than your fender radius
2. 2X4

Cut the hole close to the edge of the 2X4, drill bit to hit just below the edge. The piece you cut out we'll call...
09-09-20, 05:59 PM
Replies: 753
Views: 202,865
Posted By gugie

As usual, your build is beautiful!

As usual, your build is beautiful!
09-08-20, 05:26 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,279
Posted By gugie

Rae Dawn Chong don't need to flip a bike upside...

Rae Dawn Chong don't need to flip a bike upside down for a wheel change.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sA3DZ0v9Kw8
09-08-20, 05:21 PM
Replies: 753
Views: 202,865
Posted By gugie

Meh, ga head!

Meh, ga head!
09-06-20, 11:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 396
Posted By gugie

Merckx would beat the '85 Bears.

Merckx would beat the '85 Bears.
09-06-20, 06:15 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 784
Posted By gugie

Super Course, Gran(d) Sport(s), Internationals...

Super Course, Gran(d) Sport(s), Internationals are all chameleon bikes to me. I've modified a lot of them, but most only once. I had an International that went through a couple of iterations, so I...
09-06-20, 05:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 477
Posted By gugie

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iX3kxAA2L4Q

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iX3kxAA2L4Q
09-06-20, 04:48 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 477
Posted By gugie

What, Batman can't take a Saturday afternoon nap...

What, Batman can't take a Saturday afternoon nap anymore without Commissioner Gordon waking him up?

Grease up the blocks, clamp lightly, roll back and forth, tighten the blocks a bit, repeat until...
09-05-20, 11:18 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 882
Posted By gugie

Bag Balm, since Iím the son of a dairyman. ...

Bag Balm, since Iím the son of a dairyman.

And fat
tires
09-03-20, 11:04 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,063
Posted By gugie

Oh, I know that to be true (now!) I never...

Oh, I know that to be true (now!) I never considered adjusting the tension screw because of what I've heard and read from "everyone". My point is that there may be some reasons to tighten it. I've...
09-03-20, 09:04 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,063
Posted By gugie

I've heard the "never tighten the tension screw"...

I've heard the "never tighten the tension screw" so many times I thought for sure it was gospel. It can be too loose, however.
...
09-03-20, 08:54 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 4,933
Posted By gugie

Once again, they're reinventing something that's...

Once again, they're reinventing something that's been done before.

MAFAC centerpulls, anyone?

Honestly, this is laughable unless you can come up with something that would make us believe you. ...
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