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04-15-21, 11:44 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 510
Posted By bwilli88

Got one and other SS bikes, need to dress this...

Got one and other SS bikes, need to dress this one.
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04-15-21, 05:06 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 550
Posted By bwilli88

Living in a 3rd world country, almost all the...

Living in a 3rd world country, almost all the local tires are simple to slide on by hand. It is the fancy ones I have a problem with.
04-14-21, 07:21 AM
Replies: 4,246
Views: 391,547
Posted By bwilli88

Reworking this Fuji Stratos, not quite Vintage...

Reworking this Fuji Stratos, not quite Vintage but it is what I am working on. Getting some parts on, trying to decide Barcons or DTs 2x9...
04-13-21, 07:34 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 2,121
Posted By bwilli88

This dingle speed, White and Torch flame bluing ...

This dingle speed, White and Torch flame bluing
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Then there is Riddle of Steels...
04-10-21, 07:20 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,118
Posted By bwilli88

I am very impatiently waiting to see my...

I am very impatiently waiting to see my Gugieficatizion waiting for me at my house in Lancaster, PA....
04-09-21, 09:14 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,118
Posted By bwilli88

I like fat tire bikes, not necessarily 29rs but...

I like fat tire bikes, not necessarily 29rs but fat tires.
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I like...
04-06-21, 09:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 313
Posted By bwilli88

I ran a flat bar shifter 10 speed with a DT front...

I ran a flat bar shifter 10 speed with a DT front shifter and it frustrated me try to get it to be flat while in the small ring.
I finally found that info sheet above and realized it was made that...
04-02-21, 10:30 AM
Replies: 155
Views: 4,711
Posted By bwilli88

We have dog threads, sewing machine thread, how about a watch thread.

Here is my 1932 Hamilton pocket watch. Made a cool stand for it today. My wife gave it to me as a wedding present....
04-01-21, 07:59 PM
Replies: 61,140
Views: 9,147,244
Posted By bwilli88

So thanks to enabler thumpism this is on the way...

So thanks to enabler thumpism this is on the way to my house in Pa.
...
03-31-21, 05:16 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 4,023
Posted By bwilli88

Ask but put on a shirt.

Ask but put on a shirt.
03-29-21, 05:00 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 3,074
Posted By bwilli88

Yes, it can but you will also gain from building...

Yes, it can but you will also gain from building muscle mass.
Diet.
you lose weight by reducing intake.
03-28-21, 08:58 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 631
Posted By bwilli88

Sweet bike, will look great when done.

Sweet bike, will look great when done.
03-28-21, 01:59 AM
Replies: 198
Views: 5,759
Posted By bwilli88

I get bikes here in Cambodia that came from Japan...

I get bikes here in Cambodia that came from Japan in a container, they are anywhere from $40 to $60 and probably would be one of the best bikes that LBS should provide.
Here is one of them....
03-27-21, 03:26 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 450
Posted By bwilli88

Yes, it will work. I made a mt bike with a 48t...

Yes, it will work. I made a mt bike with a 48t chainring and a 13-40 cassette, needed 126 links from 2 116 link chains.
The bike is a Giant Revel....
03-26-21, 07:31 AM
Replies: 211
Views: 15,126
Posted By bwilli88

This was built as a Covid quarantine build. The...

This was built as a Covid quarantine build. The paint sucked so I stripped it and repainted it
Before...
03-23-21, 03:04 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 412
Posted By bwilli88

Nice work, I like half step gearing. To dance...

Nice work, I like half step gearing. To dance the chain, you really need to know what you are doing while riding.
03-20-21, 09:48 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,025
Posted By bwilli88

Wiped out on my motorcycle, Suzuki DRZ 400 SM,...

Wiped out on my motorcycle, Suzuki DRZ 400 SM, last April 25th. Broke 7 ribs, clavicle, scapula, and cracked my sternum. Clavicle was stabilized with a plate which popped off 5 days later when I...
03-06-21, 07:39 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,721
Posted By bwilli88

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Belt drive crankset from a Miyata Mist step thru single speed....
03-06-21, 07:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 309
Posted By bwilli88

It is from a Miyata belt drive. ...

It is from a Miyata belt drive.
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03-03-21, 07:51 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 3,794
Posted By bwilli88

I only have these, My Zunow ...

I only have these, My Zunow
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A Geoffrey Butler I have yet to...
02-25-21, 09:03 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,603
Posted By bwilli88

I do not ride in bike shorts or shirts so all my...

I do not ride in bike shorts or shirts so all my "stuff" is in a bag on the bike or a small fanny bag. I do have a Road ID but here in Cambodia I wonder if anyone would recognize it.
02-20-21, 08:52 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 671
Posted By bwilli88

Wow, you are right for a 5 speed FW that is the...

Wow, you are right for a 5 speed FW that is the cat's nuts for halfstep + granny
I wish I had seen this for a bike I have.
02-13-21, 04:12 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 5,160
Posted By bwilli88

My 1980Raleigh Record Ace, The only pure English...

My 1980Raleigh Record Ace, The only pure English bike I have. I also have a 73 Super Course, 74 Gran Prix, 76 Grand Prix, 77 and 78 Super courses, this RRA, A Geoffrey Butler, and a Witcomb which is...
02-03-21, 03:45 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,086
Posted By bwilli88

I voted to redo the Raleigh, Sell the other two...

I voted to redo the Raleigh, Sell the other two and spend that on the Raleigh.
02-02-21, 09:39 PM
Replies: 567
Views: 150,621
Posted By bwilli88

I have 2 Bridgestone Prestinos, one fairly...

I have 2 Bridgestone Prestinos, one fairly original and one that has been modified....
Forum: Touring
02-02-21, 07:53 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 9,543
Posted By bwilli88

The reason for 27" wheels is the amount used...

The reason for 27" wheels is the amount used Japanese bikes shipped by the container here from recyclers in Japan. There are also a lot of 26 x 1 3/8 or 650c
02-01-21, 08:06 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 8,028
Posted By bwilli88

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It goes fast enough for me.
02-01-21, 07:05 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 613
Posted By bwilli88

Another thing to try is better shifters. I have...

Another thing to try is better shifters. I have had a couple of bikes with Alivio level trigger shifters and even new with new cables they were a bit hard to operate.

I have since found a set of...
01-28-21, 02:16 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 8,380
Posted By bwilli88

I like flat bars but want a bit of sweep. My dirt...

I like flat bars but want a bit of sweep. My dirt motorcycle has the right amount of sweep, now to find bicycle bars like them.
I also like a longer chain stay, it smooths the road.
While Grant and...
01-26-21, 05:53 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,682
Posted By bwilli88

here is a suggested list of toolsBasic bicycle...

here is a suggested list of toolsBasic bicycle tools assortment:

Regular tools:


small regular screwdriver

small Phillips screwdriver

medium regular screwdriver
01-26-21, 05:52 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,682
Posted By bwilli88

Check list of step to build a bike This is all...

Check list of step to build a bike
This is all inclusive starting from a bare frameBuilding bikes



Headset cups

Fork crown race

Fork/frame grease and assemble
Forum: BMX
01-26-21, 03:34 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,319
Posted By bwilli88

Sure does, it shows that I know what I have done...

Sure does, it shows that I know what I have done in regards to BMX riding.

It also shows that I have answered some of the OPs post Particularly item 3 and 4.




If the OP has any...
Forum: BMX
01-26-21, 03:00 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,319
Posted By bwilli88

I find it interesting that this bike is...

I find it interesting that this bike is recommended by the poster in the second post and it has almost the same geo as my bike albeit with a more "bmx" fork yet mack_turtle thinks mine is not...
Forum: BMX
01-23-21, 03:19 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,319
Posted By bwilli88

I am 5'9" but 225 pounds, This thing is not going...

I am 5'9" but 225 pounds, This thing is not going to fold in half, I live and ride in Cambodia and ride this up and down dirt and gravel roads and some single track here. I had the BMX concept way...
Forum: BMX
01-20-21, 10:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,319
Posted By bwilli88

I am 5'9" and ride this 29r like a BMX. It is...

I am 5'9" and ride this 29r like a BMX.
It is an old Hybrid I stripped and built up as a coaster brake only. Most of the time the seat is much lower forcing me to stand a lot which gives me a great...
01-20-21, 09:29 PM
Replies: 61,140
Views: 9,147,244
Posted By bwilli88

https://allentown.craigslist.org/bik/d/allentown-v...

https://allentown.craigslist.org/bik/d/allentown-vintage-claud-butler-electron/7264922537.htmlVintage Claud Butler Electron Bicycle - $180...
01-18-21, 06:53 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 705
Posted By bwilli88

I do not like them, They do not have the sound...

I do not like them, They do not have the sound that carries,
Give me a Crane....
01-16-21, 04:41 AM
Replies: 1,001
Views: 106,450
Posted By bwilli88

This table near Angkor Wat, $58,000. About 2m x...

This table near Angkor Wat, $58,000. About 2m x 5m one single slab....
01-14-21, 12:55 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 27,348
Posted By bwilli88

My modified Hybrid, Works very well for road and...

My modified Hybrid, Works very well for road and gravel and most anything but mud.
Shimano Deore XT 9 speed RD and shifters....
01-13-21, 07:09 AM
Replies: 283
Views: 20,182
Posted By bwilli88

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01-10-21, 08:54 AM
Replies: 17,006
Views: 1,814,250
Posted By bwilli88

Just a short ride to an island in the Mekong near...

Just a short ride to an island in the Mekong near me.
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01-03-21, 01:52 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 505
Posted By bwilli88

Or leave it so whomever purchases it can mock up...

Or leave it so whomever purchases it can mock up their own spring.

Nice piece by the way.
12-30-20, 08:45 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 4,452
Posted By bwilli88

I have 2 Centurion Pro-tours and they are great...

I have 2 Centurion Pro-tours and they are great for touring. Do a search for Pro-tours here and you will find a bunch of info. My bikes are both 3x10 with half step plus granny with a 11-36...
12-29-20, 02:28 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,160
Posted By bwilli88

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I call it the hammer of Mars 😂🤠
12-20-20, 07:08 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,724
Posted By bwilli88

I have enjoyed modern versions of half step + I...

I have enjoyed modern versions of half step +
I really like 3x10 with 49x46x34 turning an 11 -36 10 speed rear. The pic show a 50 before I found a good 49t here in Cambodia....
12-20-20, 03:12 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,639
Posted By bwilli88

On the crappy roads here in Cambodia, My Schwalbe...

On the crappy roads here in Cambodia, My Schwalbe Marathon Plus tires are great. The Timex of tires, "takes a licking and keeps on ticking". Most of my bikes have some type of Schwalbe tires on...
12-19-20, 07:23 AM
Replies: 4,246
Views: 391,547
Posted By bwilli88

Not much wrenching on Bikes. But cut this out...

Not much wrenching on Bikes.
But cut this out and painted it
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12-13-20, 08:45 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,227
Posted By bwilli88

My Dyno/drum front hub and wheel, a 635 ERTO SS...

My Dyno/drum front hub and wheel, a 635 ERTO SS clincher rim, 2.46kg.
...
12-10-20, 06:44 AM
Replies: 226
Views: 44,032
Posted By bwilli88

At 103kg, I have quite a few bikes ...

At 103kg, I have quite a few bikes
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BMX 29r...
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