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01-22-20, 06:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 225
Posted By gugie

Yeah, but Rudi's rebuilds use a much thicker...

Yeah, but Rudi's rebuilds use a much thicker leather, so they should last longer.
01-21-20, 11:51 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 406
Posted By gugie

Don't wait to book, Cambria's a small town, it'll...

Don't wait to book, Cambria's a small town, it'll get booked up early. Pretty much anywhere in Cambria is a short bike ride from the start.
01-21-20, 11:49 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 406
Posted By gugie

Yep, probably just the day before on Kiler. All...

Yep, probably just the day before on Kiler. All of the tire tracks were fresh.
01-21-20, 11:12 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 406
Posted By gugie

My goal is to not have you wait for an hour at...

My goal is to not have you wait for an hour at the top of the climbs for me. Oh, and if they don't plough Kiler (like they did last year) is to make it to the top without walking.
01-21-20, 12:07 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,742
Posted By gugie

Better known as the nlerner modification. I...

Better known as the nlerner modification. I learned it from him. Cheaper than the Velo Orange "spring thingie" and works better - doesn't rattle. For those with horizontal dropouts, fenders and...
01-20-20, 10:08 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 856
Posted By gugie

Fantastic! French Fender Day in your future?

Fantastic! French Fender Day in your future?
01-18-20, 07:26 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 928
Posted By gugie

Yeah, it happens. Honestly, $420 is...

Yeah, it happens.

Honestly, $420 is probably a fair price. Looks like a bin build, so you're really paying for the frame.
01-17-20, 04:57 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,742
Posted By gugie

I loaned Hugh my Gilles Bertoud GB28 (large) for...

I loaned Hugh my Gilles Bertoud GB28 (large) for the Magical Mystery Tour (https://www.bikeforums.net/classic-vintage/1173999-magical-mystery-tour-pnw-4th-july-week-2019-a.html), the decaleur (my...
01-17-20, 12:37 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 463
Posted By gugie

Naw, injection is for carbon fiber bikes, carbs...

Naw, injection is for carbon fiber bikes, carbs are C&V.
01-17-20, 12:20 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,742
Posted By gugie

I think all that's needed is to plan another tour!

I think all that's needed is to plan another tour!
01-16-20, 12:42 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 5,861
Posted By gugie

If'n you were to need some stainless steel rack...

If'n you were to need some stainless steel rack tabs, let me know. unterhausen had a bunch laser cut, I went in on the order with him.
01-16-20, 11:40 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 5,861
Posted By gugie

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

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1074x765/scarlson_fender_570a9711573936535facd8b83ca2658812196481.png
Epoxy + rivets
01-15-20, 05:30 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 5,861
Posted By gugie

Rather than rivnuts, why not just rivets? ...

Rather than rivnuts, why not just rivets?

Really liking your fenderlines! I don't think most people appreciate the planning it takes to get them even all the way around and matching front to back...
01-14-20, 11:24 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 609
Posted By gugie

Andy_K , take note. I guess a lot of us are going...

Andy_K , take note. I guess a lot of us are going to burn in hell.

;)
01-13-20, 11:48 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,157
Posted By gugie

Fantastic place, and our own rhm has a close...

Fantastic place, and our own rhm has a close family connection (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Otto_Mayr) with it.

Nobody's mentioned the Bisby Bike Brothel (http://bisbeebicyclebrothel.com/).
...
01-11-20, 08:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 236
Posted By gugie

Six frames a week? 300/year? Is that what I'm...

Six frames a week? 300/year? Is that what I'm reading? Including paint? @$760/frame, that's a net of $228k. Even after expenses, the guy was making some coin as framebuilding goes.

Reading...
01-11-20, 07:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 387
Posted By gugie

Cassettes are even easier, don't have to worry...

Cassettes are even easier, don't have to worry about water getting in the bearings.
01-10-20, 07:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 306
Posted By gugie

The unofficial finish line will be il Palazzo...

The unofficial finish line will be il Palazzo Nuovo.
We'll make sure there's plenty of beer.
01-10-20, 04:27 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 306
Posted By gugie

Or just ride down from Salinas ;-)

Or just ride down from Salinas

;-)
01-09-20, 06:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 306
Posted By gugie

Word on the street is you can save money by...

Word on the street is you can save money by staying in San Simeon - hotels are cheaper, if that's of interest to you.
01-09-20, 11:17 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 375
Posted By gugie

I've got a picture of Andy's garage somewhere,...

I've got a picture of Andy's garage somewhere, but certain things just shouldn't be posted on the internet.
01-08-20, 08:23 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 5,861
Posted By gugie

Allen wrench, part of the tool kit you’re...

Allen wrench, part of the tool kit you’re probably carrying.
01-08-20, 07:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 418
Posted By gugie

Specialized Sequoia is a 7 iron. It's good in all...

Specialized Sequoia is a 7 iron. It's good in all conditions, and will never fail you.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rVfIhrHTs5M
01-08-20, 07:43 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 5,861
Posted By gugie

Yeah, just copy what Mssr. Weigle does. Slot the...

Yeah, just copy what Mssr. Weigle does. Slot the splice piece, bolt it all together like so:
...
01-08-20, 03:35 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 6,646
Posted By gugie

Ah, I see your issue, it's merely a typo. ...

Ah, I see your issue, it's merely a typo.

You've transposed the 8 and the 9.
01-08-20, 12:55 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 6,646
Posted By gugie

The original "cut out seat to protect my er#$*@$"...

The original "cut out seat to protect my er#$*@$" was first made in 1890 (https://www.brooksengland.com/en_us/b17-carved.html)
01-08-20, 10:58 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 3,947
Posted By gugie

I like the guys that dress like Fred and hammer...

I like the guys that dress like Fred and hammer like Thor.

Any Monster Cookie ride with Johnny Ace comes to mind.
...
01-06-20, 09:01 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 557
Posted By gugie

Neal, you know that you can put the entire known...

Neal, you know that you can put the entire known universe in your B.A.B., and I'll prove it to you: You can always put one more thing in it...

But this just shows how a collaboration with a great...
01-06-20, 02:12 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,658
Posted By gugie

I'd still use a different bike. You can always...

I'd still use a different bike. You can always kludge something together if you want, but I have no tips for that.
01-06-20, 12:26 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,658
Posted By gugie

Well, if it's your only bike there's always a way...

Well, if it's your only bike there's always a way to make fenders work. I'd do it on a different bike with longer legs.
01-06-20, 10:18 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,658
Posted By gugie

Yeah, no problem. Disassemble the bike and frame,...

Yeah, no problem. Disassemble the bike and frame, replace with a frame that fits fenders.

:rolleyes:
01-05-20, 07:49 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,055
Posted By gugie

Here's my setup. ...

Here's my setup.

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1024x768/49336409508_092a43d0c7_b_5a403ed44955b8ca1dbbb94cb466d6e411834fb2.jpg

See the mess. the little vacuum and plastic...
01-05-20, 10:50 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 557
Posted By gugie

Those are the 1/4" ones. The cantilever bolt is...

Those are the 1/4" ones. The cantilever bolt is M6/M5 (Nitto type) so the hole didn't have to be drilled out. The ones that Velo Orange sells are M6 on both sides. When I'm building stainless steel...
01-05-20, 09:49 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,025
Posted By gugie

Yeah, tip up is the way. This one was a bit too...

Yeah, tip up is the way. This one was a bit too much for me - it was comfortable riding this way, but I was always back in the saddle and couldn't slide forward. I like to move around on my saddle on...
01-04-20, 10:56 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 557
Posted By gugie

Both are available as commercial products far...

Both are available as commercial products far less expensive than I could make them for.
01-04-20, 07:39 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,055
Posted By gugie

Just like table saw safety. Also note that...

Just like table saw safety.

Also note that you should wear an air filter, at least one of those inexpensive disposables. When I think I'm just going to do a quick polish, I end up with black...
01-04-20, 07:35 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,025
Posted By gugie

Tool roll ...

Tool roll

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1024x768/26476468847_01b37636f2_b_1f2fcd055ea1bcbbb9a3a7c859df3d0933e9e538.jpg
yeah, I fixed the seat angle.
01-04-20, 07:16 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 557
Posted By gugie

For small bends, I use this $7.49 Harbor Freight...

For small bends, I use this $7.49 Harbor Freight tubing bender.

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1200x1200/image_18464_14d8642504bde0efa0f1f33404ed8b2221484695.jpg

Note...
01-04-20, 01:28 PM
Replies: 157
Views: 6,736
Posted By gugie

I don't think we're lacking for bike shops in...

I don't think we're lacking for bike shops in Portland, there are still tons of choices. I think what we're mourning over is the loss of some really cool ones (Velocult, Norther, Rivelo) that maybe,...
01-04-20, 01:22 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,055
Posted By gugie

I guess I need to do a more thorough job with my...

I guess I need to do a more thorough job with my Atelier tours...;-)

I've got two grinders - one with two stone wheels of different roughness, the other has a scotchbrite wheel...
01-04-20, 12:32 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 557
Posted By gugie

We can make it lighter

Jan Heine's Compass Rene Herse offerings are a good baseline for super lightweight gear for the long distance cyclist. He had some special Gilles Berthoud bags...
01-04-20, 11:42 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 557
Posted By gugie

Weight Weenie rack and bag for ThermionicScott

ThermionicScott contacted me a few years ago to make a low trail fork (https://www.bikeforums.net/classic-vintage/1108532-new-fork-thermionicscott.html) to solve handling issues when using a...
01-04-20, 09:49 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,699
Posted By gugie

That's about the way I go. Our route and stopping...

That's about the way I go. Our route and stopping point took us about 25 miles from cheap hotels, unfortunately, and we payed the piper. Eh, we got a free night the next, so it amoritized out.
01-03-20, 11:20 PM
Replies: 157
Views: 6,736
Posted By gugie

I know exactly where that is-was an antique...

I know exactly where that is-was an antique store.

Andy_K, looks like trouble...
01-03-20, 07:31 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,699
Posted By gugie

To be honest, there's no "spousal-deception" on...

To be honest, there's no "spousal-deception" on my part. She supports what I do, as I "kinda" break even doing 650b conversions, and I give her any cash I make - Paypal gets reinvested. My wife (like...
01-03-20, 06:43 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 708
Posted By gugie

Sold!

Sold!
01-03-20, 10:58 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 726
Posted By gugie

Whatcha doing with the frame?

Whatcha doing with the frame?
01-02-20, 06:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 708
Posted By gugie

57cm Gugificazione 650b conversion

Update: SOLD!

Selling for $650 - that's $1 a b, folks!

Started life as an early 70's Fuji Finest back when Fuji was copying french geometry - it's a natural low trail bike.

First, the size:...
01-02-20, 12:59 PM
Replies: 157
Views: 6,736
Posted By gugie

Which question? Past or future?

Which question? Past or future?
01-02-20, 12:24 PM
Replies: 157
Views: 6,736
Posted By gugie

Here's the conundrum. Many (most?) people...

Here's the conundrum.

Many (most?) people want a careeer that allows you to have a family, adequate health insurance, own your own home, take a nice vacation once a year, and save enough to...
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