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07-13-20, 08:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 99
Posted By dedhed

So the steerer was too short so you cut it...

So the steerer was too short so you cut it shorter? OK

Was it the right rake/trail/wheel size?
07-13-20, 04:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 513
Posted By dedhed

I like the "You Pay" spinner

I like the "You Pay" spinner
07-13-20, 11:03 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 90
Posted By dedhed

Why? I repack hubs with marine trailer bearing...

Why? I repack hubs with marine trailer bearing grease which is NLGI 2.
I like to let the petroleum grease engineers design their product for an application rather than make my own.

I've used "0"...
07-13-20, 08:56 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 337
Posted By dedhed

I'm shocked that on, I'll assume, the Glacial...

I'm shocked that on, I'll assume, the Glacial Drumlin trail no one with a pump stopped or asked if you needed anything.
Whenever I see someone "broke down" I'll ask if they need anything.
07-13-20, 08:22 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 406
Posted By dedhed

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1024x768/img_2508_199c3eb7922201a894c35c6080e3cac9ff64072d.jpg...
07-13-20, 08:15 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 406
Posted By dedhed

It depends on the vibe I'm getting from them....

It depends on the vibe I'm getting from them. Either way I bring bike out from in the house rather than open overhead door.
07-13-20, 05:00 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 460
Posted By dedhed

set your brakes to rub

set your brakes to rub
07-13-20, 04:58 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 406
Posted By dedhed

What I do. Only CL email contact to weed out...

What I do.
Only CL email contact to weed out spam etc
Then my landline for more serious inquiries. Finally give a cell # when the tire kickers are done.
I've been able to feel comfortable having...
07-13-20, 04:48 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 381
Posted By dedhed

If you have a good LBS they are an on line...

If you have a good LBS they are an on line retailer. Ben's mentioned earlier is local to myself.
07-12-20, 08:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 135
Posted By dedhed

https://www.greggscycles.com/product/sunlite-bb-ax...

https://www.greggscycles.com/product/sunlite-bb-axle-nut-298845-1.htm?_vsrefdom=adwords&gclid=Cj0KCQjw6ar4BRDnARIsAITGzlAdQ7pq-ukvfreOmQ18cOFotdFON-4wcZRGB9xa790Me57kCvjztGAaAmAjEALw_wcB
07-12-20, 07:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 230
Posted By dedhed

Or it's a freewheel. OP hasn't provided enough...

Or it's a freewheel. OP hasn't provided enough information at this point.


https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/194x259/download_1__3b216b2307a6749e5e69ccb4915b6d33f0dc77c4.jpeg
07-12-20, 06:32 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 671
Posted By dedhed

Personally I'd rather take my chances with my own...

Personally I'd rather take my chances with my own experience and knowledge than having some 20 something at the LBS who's never seen a threaded headset attempting to run the die over it. From the...
07-12-20, 10:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 135
Posted By dedhed

https://www.bikeforums.net/classic-vintage/390318-...

https://www.bikeforums.net/classic-vintage/390318-nishiki-serial-number-database.html
07-12-20, 10:22 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 382
Posted By dedhed

Metal ...

Metal
https://www.amazon.com/Quad-Wheels-Manufacturing-Presta-Schraeder/dp/B000AO5ICG/ref=sr_1_8?dchild=1&keywords=presta+grommet&qid=1594570841&sr=8-8


Rubber
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07-12-20, 09:15 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 399
Posted By dedhed

https://youtu.be/hlfXmN7C5TY

https://youtu.be/hlfXmN7C5TY
07-12-20, 09:07 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 209
Posted By dedhed

Not to mention the tools needed to assemble it.

Not to mention the tools needed to assemble it.
07-12-20, 09:05 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 257
Posted By dedhed

https://www.servicearchive.sram.com/sites/default/...

https://www.servicearchive.sram.com/sites/default/files/techdocs/2012_truvativ_spc_rev_a.pdf
07-12-20, 06:37 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 257
Posted By dedhed

They are interrelated. The crankset and BB shell...

They are interrelated. The crankset and BB shell type/width/threading/pressfit determine what BB length or type is needed.

Unless damaged about the only part on a crankset that wears out is...
07-12-20, 05:43 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 356
Posted By dedhed

Yes they are. And a bigger market than old bike...

Yes they are. And a bigger market than old bike parts. I just sold a Winchester one I found at the dump for $75
07-11-20, 09:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 356
Posted By dedhed

Peters Victor Crate is probably worth more than...

Peters Victor Crate is probably worth more than the spokes
07-11-20, 09:20 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 876
Posted By dedhed

https://www.google.com/search?rlz=1CAKVPC_enUS837&...

https://www.google.com/search?rlz=1CAKVPC_enUS837&sxsrf=ALeKk007eW2QH7SVSQItG1CUa_0vKgubFQ:1594523962086&source=univ&tbm=isch&q=squirrel+in+bicycle+fork&sa=X&ved=2ahUKEwjl_OHS4MbqAhV1lnIEHUt-BWgQsAR6B...
07-11-20, 09:01 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 257
Posted By dedhed

Just replace the chainrings

Just replace the chainrings
07-11-20, 08:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 192
Posted By dedhed

What brand and model of shifter?

What brand and model of shifter?
07-11-20, 04:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 138
Posted By dedhed

Steerer length - headtube length = max stack...

Steerer length - headtube length = max stack height. Shorter stack headset the locknut bottoms before tightening but works with more spacers. Too tall and you don't engage enough threads on the...
07-11-20, 03:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 230
Posted By dedhed

First you have to decide if it's a cassette or...

First you have to decide if it's a cassette or freewheel. Powerflo could be either. Powerflo is a designation of the tooth profile.

Freewheel is likely a 4 prong tool firmly bolted in to not...
07-11-20, 11:10 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 257
Posted By dedhed

More importantly that is designed for the spindle...

More importantly that is designed for the spindle length of the current BB
07-11-20, 11:03 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 347
Posted By dedhed

What was the old bike? 26" wheels, 700?, 6...

What was the old bike? 26" wheels, 700?, 6 speed?, 10 speed? Caliper brakes? V brakes? PF BB, Threaded?
Components aren't necessarily compatible across all framesets.
07-11-20, 05:14 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 932
Posted By dedhed

And 99.9% of the people who saw this imposter...

And 99.9% of the people who saw this imposter wouldn't actually know, much less care.
Major league teams and players encourage and make lots of money on pretender fashion statements,
07-10-20, 07:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 368
Posted By dedhed

https://bike.shimano.com/en-EU/product/component/a...

https://bike.shimano.com/en-EU/product/component/alivio-m4000/FC-M4050.html
07-10-20, 07:21 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 714
Posted By dedhed

My favorite bike app is the "Off" button on my...

My favorite bike app is the "Off" button on my phone
07-10-20, 06:10 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,595
Posted By dedhed

Right, you look before you step out. No, it...

Right, you look before you step out. No, it doesn't block your view enough to know if your good to go. If you're coming from the curb, as in a delivery driver, you've already looked back before you...
07-10-20, 06:00 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,595
Posted By dedhed

Here I don't have to make anything "official" to...

Here I don't have to make anything "official" to block anything. All I'm required to do is have my proper lights functioning. Granted, I'm going to put out cones etc as needed as well.


Wisconsin...
07-10-20, 05:32 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,595
Posted By dedhed

As someone who's been working in the roads for...

As someone who's been working in the roads for decades and buried a few co-workers, there is a reason you try not to walk behind the vehicle. You look before you step out....
07-10-20, 04:14 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 671
Posted By dedhed

This. Careful, patient, wear cheaters.

This. Careful, patient, wear cheaters.
07-10-20, 04:11 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 500
Posted By dedhed

I can't tell you how many MC I've seen rebuilt in...

I can't tell you how many MC I've seen rebuilt in living rooms of duplexes when we were young and renting. My brother built a spray booth in a spare bedroom lined with visqueen and an exhaust fan in...
07-10-20, 03:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 250
Posted By dedhed

Yep, the back is inside the fork legs and a tight...

Yep, the back is inside the fork legs and a tight fit. My bike shouldn't need the wheel removed unless it's flat.
07-10-20, 10:07 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 515
Posted By dedhed

No, but I remember these as a kid. ...

No, but I remember these as a kid.

https://zotzpower.com/
07-10-20, 10:01 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 250
Posted By dedhed

If they fit, nothing. I run a pair on the front...

If they fit, nothing. I run a pair on the front of my 84 Gran Prix
07-10-20, 08:03 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 98
Posted By dedhed

https://www.ebay.com/c/604851720

https://www.ebay.com/c/604851720
07-09-20, 02:48 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 574
Posted By dedhed

You're going to want one of these from your local...

You're going to want one of these from your local homebrew supply for the "aero" headset lock nut.

https://www.kegworks.com/spanner-wrench
07-09-20, 02:39 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 500
Posted By dedhed

I've put a lower control arm in curbside.

I've put a lower control arm in curbside.
07-08-20, 08:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 473
Posted By dedhed

Look for date codes on components like hubs,...

Look for date codes on components like hubs, derailleurs, brakes.

https://www.bikeboompeugeot.com/Brochures%20USA/Brochures%20USA.htm
07-08-20, 04:52 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 148
Posted By dedhed

"E" type, although you will also find when you...

"E" type, although you will also find when you look for E type it'll direct you to newer "direct mount" types unlike this....
07-08-20, 02:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 189
Posted By dedhed

https://problemsolversbike.com/products/brakes/tra...

https://problemsolversbike.com/products/brakes/travel_agents_-_6416
07-08-20, 11:13 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 3,597
Posted By dedhed

These days are long gone. ...

These days are long gone.


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07-08-20, 08:01 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 3,597
Posted By dedhed

Did you get a repair manual with your car? ...

Did you get a repair manual with your car?

https://si.shimano.com/#/

https://www.servicearchive.sram.com/service
07-07-20, 07:03 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 529
Posted By dedhed

Not as common as the various Rigida textured but...

Not as common as the various Rigida textured but not valuable.

VeloBase.com - Component: Rigida Chrolux - Chromage Superieur...
07-07-20, 05:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 220
Posted By dedhed

How are the cables?

How are the cables?
07-07-20, 05:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 241
Posted By dedhed

CAn't speak for the quality of these. I've been...

CAn't speak for the quality of these. I've been using the Bdop for years on a 27-700 conversion without issue.
...
07-07-20, 03:07 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 426
Posted By dedhed

Beer often used to work as an authorization...

Beer often used to work as an authorization document. Discreetly offered
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