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09-30-20, 09:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 321
Posted By clubman

Great pic. Bike leans on wall. Clamber quickly,...

Great pic. Bike leans on wall. Clamber quickly, right foot on the axle nut and propelling yourself to seat stay bridge to welded bracket to upper bridge and get in the seat, ready to hit the right...
09-30-20, 08:52 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 366
Posted By clubman

I'll look tomorrow.

I'll look tomorrow.
09-30-20, 06:57 PM
Replies: 7,495
Views: 1,938,180
Posted By clubman

Everything is low on stock. Even worse, there's a...

Everything is low on stock. Even worse, there's a real push to cut back on our choices of 559 tires and wheels. An industry marketing initiative to sell new 650B's, according to my people anyway. I...
09-30-20, 06:37 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 366
Posted By clubman

Sorry, typo. 600 AX. Too tired to get pic right...

Sorry, typo. 600 AX. Too tired to get pic right now.

BTW, I've never heard a rave review of these groups from the forum. Anyone? Before I sell the whole group?
09-30-20, 06:03 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 366
Posted By clubman

Exactly. I have some 600 EX pedals that may have...

Exactly. I have some 600 EX pedals that may have the same cover and I'll NEVER use these.

Duct tape? That should be in P&R or Sex Kink or somewhere else. :foo:
09-29-20, 06:26 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 7,440
Posted By clubman

Dare I ask if you were stoker? ;)

Dare I ask if you were stoker? ;)
09-29-20, 06:12 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 7,440
Posted By clubman

Wingnuts on the front. ...

Wingnuts on the front.


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09-29-20, 04:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 401
Posted By clubman

Here's the CCM wholesale brochure from '65....

Here's the CCM wholesale brochure from '65. Dealers paid $95.

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09-29-20, 07:08 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 401
Posted By clubman

I've done this in the quest for 22 tooth cogs,...

I've done this in the quest for 22 tooth cogs, never thought about small ones. :thumb:
09-28-20, 06:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 193
Posted By clubman

That saddle is the grace note on that build. Nice.

That saddle is the grace note on that build. Nice.
09-28-20, 06:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 401
Posted By clubman

I'm beyond help I'm afraid. I saw this one at a...

I'm beyond help I'm afraid. I saw this one at a bike show a few years ago and just may have to take the red pill and jump down this rabbit hole. 2 Speed Duomatic. Check out the horn. Stealth baby.
...
09-28-20, 05:25 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 401
Posted By clubman

A fave of mine. Things to look at during your...

A fave of mine. Things to look at during your restoration is adding a reinforced plate on the rear 'fork'. It was a weak spot in the MkII F frames. The rubber replacement bits should be available...
09-28-20, 05:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 250
Posted By clubman

The man who brought Elswick Hoppers to the...

The man who brought Elswick Hoppers to the attention of Americans (and Canadians) was no less than Sheldon 'The Man' Brown.
Read and see about his here....
09-28-20, 12:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 307
Posted By clubman

Why does it look like there's a rear binder as...

Why does it look like there's a rear binder as well? Nice lugs and the seat stay caps look cool.
09-27-20, 05:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 119
Posted By clubman

And there it is, on ebay....

And there it is, on ebay. (https://www.ebay.ca/itm/Nishiki-VintageTouring-Road-Bike-Medium-17-24-Suntour-Lugged-Steel-USA-Charity/254484354695?hash=item3b40731687:g:BywAAOSwqLBfKtRj)
09-27-20, 04:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 119
Posted By clubman

They certainly made a women's specific model with...

They certainly made a women's specific model with a 24" front wheel (700c rear or maybe even 27") and perhaps a Tri-bike in the same fashion. I've never seen a 24 x 24 but it could easily be a junior...
09-27-20, 04:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 304
Posted By clubman

Building a bike around a specific component is...

Building a bike around a specific component is cool. You're in it for the long haul.
09-27-20, 10:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 287
Posted By clubman

1942 CCM with an AB rear hub, iirc. Over 40 lbs...

1942 CCM with an AB rear hub, iirc. Over 40 lbs as is.

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09-26-20, 05:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 660
Posted By clubman

Bump! It's confusing to read one thread about the...

Bump! It's confusing to read one thread about the crap, used, overpriced bikes out in the Covid marketplace and then switch gears and be offered this absolute gem of a bike for little more than the...
09-26-20, 10:24 AM
Replies: 23,189
Views: 2,659,472
Posted By clubman

There's a lock nut butted up against the longer...

There's a lock nut butted up against the longer metal piece with knurled finish. Release the lock nut and you can unscrew that cable end from the indicator chain that inserts into the hub
09-25-20, 05:09 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,148
Posted By clubman

There's others?

There's others?
09-25-20, 02:59 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,060
Posted By clubman

To be honest, I'm thinking about next year and...

To be honest, I'm thinking about next year and beyond. I'm not counting on a miracle vaccine for this thing so we've got to adjust to a new normal.

Edit. And now these folks who acted on their...
09-25-20, 02:54 PM
Replies: 23,189
Views: 2,659,472
Posted By clubman

Perhaps you're looking at the site in mobile...

Perhaps you're looking at the site in mobile mode. If you open the User CP and scroll to the bottom, there's a box with a choice of display modes. I like BikeforumsNG
09-25-20, 01:30 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,060
Posted By clubman

Not to be political at all but the numbers aren't...

Not to be political at all but the numbers aren't suggesting the market will weaken. With so many people earning less, the market for a solid used bike should remain strong.
09-24-20, 06:10 PM
Replies: 23,189
Views: 2,659,472
Posted By clubman

Do this. Make a post but before hitting submit...

Do this. Make a post but before hitting submit reply, scroll down to the Manage Attachments box and click it. It will give you a few choices, one of which is Browse your Device. Do that, find the...
09-24-20, 06:03 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 1,938
Posted By clubman

Yes, it's not set up, I'd just taken off a...

Yes, it's not set up, I'd just taken off a Ti-Swift which never worked for me. Mind you I do like some rise at the nose which is why I plonked it on like that.
Mind you, this used to be my fave and...
09-24-20, 02:25 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 1,938
Posted By clubman

Nothing fancy, my build is ugly but the ride is...

Nothing fancy, my build is ugly but the ride is wonderful. My century bike when my knees could do a century. Gianella made by Marinoni.
...
09-24-20, 09:28 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 189
Posted By clubman

She should buy lotto tickets...

She should buy lotto tickets...
09-24-20, 06:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 152
Posted By clubman

And even if the stem does have a Raleigh logo on...

And even if the stem does have a Raleigh logo on top, it would still be late 50's old stock that Raleigh just put out into the market.
09-24-20, 06:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 152
Posted By clubman

Likely late 50's, just before the Raleigh...

Likely late 50's, just before the Raleigh takeover since it still has a Birmingham badge. The colour scheme and mattress saddle were typically 60's style so that's why I'd place it very close to 1960.
09-23-20, 09:21 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 583
Posted By clubman

One more post an you can upload pics for...

One more post an you can upload pics for inspiration.
09-23-20, 05:42 PM
Replies: 3,196
Views: 280,443
Posted By clubman

I'm quite certain mine had a Suntour V Luxe,...

I'm quite certain mine had a Suntour V Luxe, perhaps Raleigh branded along with cranks. But Canada often got different specs.
I'd go with a V GT Luxe to get some greater range.
09-23-20, 01:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 352
Posted By clubman

Edit, nope, crank caps. Man. I should think...

Edit, nope, crank caps. Man.
I should think pedals would get too much grit in them in a very short time. Too much spray from the tires.
09-22-20, 05:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 229
Posted By clubman

It's a fine bike, I like the $50 for the seller...

It's a fine bike, I like the $50 for the seller in need. :thumb:
Looks like the post and stem are slammed so get those sorted out. It should be a great tourer when done.
09-21-20, 05:59 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 343
Posted By clubman

There's more than a few marques that have the...

There's more than a few marques that have the same problem.Flat bars only or gouge your bars trying to install.
09-21-20, 06:20 AM
Replies: 23,189
Views: 2,659,472
Posted By clubman

I have a similar issue with one stainless and one...

I have a similar issue with one stainless and one chrome and additionally, they're 36/40 holes. Waiting for the right bike and hubs.
That's a great restoration and story.
09-20-20, 11:39 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 416
Posted By clubman

The man could write, couldn't he. Where the...

The man could write, couldn't he.

Where the earth shows its bones
of wind-broken stone,
And the sea and sky are one,
I'm all out of time, my blood sings with wine,
And I'm running nak'd in the...
09-19-20, 09:52 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 416
Posted By clubman

My wife was a coloratura soprano with the COC...

My wife was a coloratura soprano with the COC here in Canada. I'm not allowed to sing if we ride together (or be within hearing distance) because she says it's too painful. I concur. I prefer soloing...
Forum: For Sale
09-19-20, 04:32 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,205
Posted By clubman

Missed it, thanks.

Missed it, thanks.
09-18-20, 07:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 442
Posted By clubman

Cobalto brakes? 50th Anniversary stuff? Cool.

Cobalto brakes? 50th Anniversary stuff? Cool.
09-18-20, 07:29 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 789
Posted By clubman

Nerves of, ahem, steel here. We're all prone to...

Nerves of, ahem, steel here. We're all prone to giving insecurity more weight than it deserves but times are strange. Tomorrow I'm cooking with friends from Boston, Atlanta, Detroit, Chicago....
09-18-20, 03:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 305
Posted By clubman

A young woman in my small town owns this one. I...

A young woman in my small town owns this one. I saw her riding through the campus one day but do you think I could catch her? So cool getting dropped by the young ones.
Anyway, they all seem to have...
Forum: For Sale
09-18-20, 02:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,205
Posted By clubman

Austro-Daimler

Well, I would have followed up if it were my bike.

I just think it's a cool and unusual bike. :thumb:
09-18-20, 11:57 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 789
Posted By clubman

Doh...press fit hub bearings. Cripes I'm getting...

Doh...press fit hub bearings. Cripes I'm getting old so quit pointing out my defficiencies would you? My insecurities are already out of control. :twitchy: ;)
09-18-20, 11:38 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 789
Posted By clubman

Hey there's a guy with an extra(?) press fit...

Hey there's a guy with an extra(?) press fit spindle and bearings here. (https://www.bikeforums.net/classic-vintage/1213253-1982-stumpjumper-spokes.html)Maybe you can McGyvor?
09-18-20, 10:54 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 789
Posted By clubman

Does the Viscount have that same non-tapered axle...

Does the Viscount have that same non-tapered axle as some Lamberts with the TA look alike crank?

I would definitely try Hilary Stone as well.
Forum: For Sale
09-17-20, 08:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,205
Posted By clubman

Bump for a fine value campy bike that looks good...

Bump for a fine value campy bike that looks good doing it.
09-17-20, 01:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 265
Posted By clubman

and yes to carving the pads.

and yes to carving the pads.
09-16-20, 08:37 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 3,825
Posted By clubman

My LBS is telling me good quality 559 mtn tires...

My LBS is telling me good quality 559 mtn tires are being eased out of the marketplace to get everyone riding 650Bs. Dinks.
09-16-20, 08:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 262
Posted By clubman

Used a chain tool ;) Smart arsepick, yes but...

Used a chain tool ;)
Smart arsepick, yes but that's what you did for most 3/32 chains. My success rate in pushing pins back into place was about 80% but the chains were stronger-better.
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