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01-14-21, 09:19 AM
Replies: 7,931
Views: 2,380,857
Posted By chainwhip

Link?

mstate-

do an eBay search on :"Threadless Quill STEM Adapter 1" Tube 22.2/20.8mm-28.6mm(1-1/8") Bike Cycling"Sorry it's not a direct jump, but my attempts to copy the link kept including my...
01-01-21, 08:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 367
Posted By chainwhip

Beautiful Bike...

...pretty standard Blackburn(?) rear rack.
Looks bent, though.
12-31-20, 02:38 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,798
Posted By chainwhip

No wrecks or Lycra in photo...

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1078x1774/screenshot_20201231_153457_gmail_01_376157a03c3cf71af6f2de9e1e6fe2237c41b4a1.jpg

HAPPY NEW YEAR to All at BF!
Rubber side down!
12-19-20, 01:34 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,089
Posted By chainwhip

there is....

...no spoon.
12-17-20, 11:00 AM
Replies: 7,931
Views: 2,380,857
Posted By chainwhip

Found surfing...too rich for my blood...couldn't let this thread go without,tho..

Caletti (California) - VTM (VINTAGE-TO-MODERN) QUILL STEM

Adapts 31.8 bars to 22.2mm/1" steel frame steerer.
-17 degrees.
This model unfortunately w/o faceplate, but gorgeous anyway:...
12-12-20, 07:08 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 6,360
Posted By chainwhip

I'm 180 degrees opposite. Steel frame = +100...

I'm 180 degrees opposite.

Steel frame = +100
STIs = +100
D/T Shift levers = hard pass

Favorite threads :
C&V ...
Retro roadies- old frames with STI's or Ergos
Let's see your Lemond!
Forum: Road Cycling
12-10-20, 04:04 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,516
Posted By chainwhip

+1/-1

Count one vote for "Road Bike Action".
A bit raw in presentation, which I see as a plus...last few years they have supported the gravel trend, but the staff strike me as genuine roadie enthusiasts....
12-04-20, 03:13 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,250
Posted By chainwhip

Leg might be swollen due to the top tube driven...

Leg might be swollen
due to the top tube driven thru the knee. :0o
12-04-20, 02:13 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,250
Posted By chainwhip

Is that fork bent? I know, I know, it's hard...

Is that fork bent?
I know, I know, it's hard to tell from photos. :rolleyes:
12-03-20, 07:23 PM
Replies: 7,931
Views: 2,380,857
Posted By chainwhip

Tom - your comment reminded me of a favorite ...

Tom -
your comment reminded me of a favorite quote:

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11-10-20, 07:19 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 4,951
Posted By chainwhip

Heh. I thot so too. :thumb: This girl...

Heh.
I thot so too.

:thumb:

This girl has her fashion accessories properly ordered.
(The smile adds an easy 50 points).
Ahem:...
11-09-20, 08:51 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 4,951
Posted By chainwhip

The Ultimate Fashion Acessory is a fit body.

Gucci got none on the rack.


Nor Colnago, for that matter.

:0)
11-09-20, 08:48 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 4,951
Posted By chainwhip

"You see a lot of white-haired guys driving...

"You see a lot of white-haired guys driving Corvettes for the same reason."

A premium bicyle is like a Sports Car for your Body.
You must ask youself:
"Is my body worth it?"

Regardless of...
10-30-20, 11:09 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 4,048
Posted By chainwhip

Cycling is my Fountain of Youth

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Forum: Road Cycling
10-25-20, 01:26 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,987
Posted By chainwhip

Is a Denali...

...about 30lbs. of nostalgia? j/k
Forum: Road Cycling
10-22-20, 01:57 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,725
Posted By chainwhip

Here's my vote...

Red saddle with red bartape....
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Forum: Road Cycling
10-22-20, 01:35 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,725
Posted By chainwhip

Chinarello?

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...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-22-20, 11:11 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,533
Posted By chainwhip

+1

You could have 3 pairs in rotation, for the price of one pair of "cycling specific" gloves.

Not much good in wet/wind as the temps get closer to 0 C/32 F, but above that, quite good.
09-19-20, 07:42 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,143
Posted By chainwhip

With several non-trivial caveats, namely: 1)...

With several non-trivial caveats, namely:

1) "Proof" would require in-person inspection(not limited to buckled tubes/lugs/paint or steerer) , disassembly/reassembly, and test riding.
2) Photos...
09-19-20, 07:09 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,808
Posted By chainwhip

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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09-02-20, 07:33 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,728
Posted By chainwhip

I can't answer about the rear suspension, but the...

I can't answer about the rear suspension, but the chain's a bit slack for a track bike, and I think this ones fork is also backwards.
09-02-20, 07:11 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,728
Posted By chainwhip

BROKEN...before you crash it.

Um, the Pinarello, for example.
Looks broken before you crash it....
08-31-20, 08:04 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,888
Posted By chainwhip

"Serotta" sounds...

...Italian.

Put a tri-color sticker on it and ride it like you stole it.
08-29-20, 09:35 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 730
Posted By chainwhip

Heh

It's vintage Big "S" marketing hype.
Exciting, isn't it?


PS - the "Aluminum Fork" shout out wouldn't fill me with confidence on a 40mph+ descent, but maybe others with more vintage Specialized...
06-15-20, 06:34 PM
Replies: 7,931
Views: 2,380,857
Posted By chainwhip

Beautiful

Glad I scrolled back up thread and caught this one.

Well done! :ride:
05-18-20, 02:34 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,087
Posted By chainwhip

Dot Dot Smile

My son and I play "Dot Dot Smile" on my phone...

Planning to get his drawing made into a vinyl sticker for my hatchback.

He's six.
...
03-29-20, 03:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 811
Posted By chainwhip

The stem in the photo is clearly not a zero...

The stem in the photo is clearly not a zero degree.
03-29-20, 03:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 811
Posted By chainwhip

They do, but the proportions are a bit odd: ...

They do, but the proportions are a bit odd:

https://www.ebay.com/sch/i.html?_from=R40&_trksid=m570.l1313&_nkw=1%22+quill+stem+31.8&_sacat=0&LH_TitleDesc=0&_osacat=0&_odkw=1%22+stem+31.8...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-28-20, 09:23 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,280
Posted By chainwhip

And so castles made of sand, Fall in the sea...

And so castles made of sand,
Fall in the sea eventually.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-28-20, 07:16 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,280
Posted By chainwhip

I like to call them " A sports car for your...

I like to call them " A sports car for your body".
03-22-20, 12:09 PM
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Views: 2,380,857
Posted By chainwhip

Nice! Road's calling!! :thumb:

Nice!
Road's calling!! :thumb:
03-20-20, 10:37 AM
Replies: 168
Views: 9,515
Posted By chainwhip

Late to the party...still good for a laugh...

:innocent:

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Local grocery chain, about a week ago...a bit stunning:
...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-07-20, 06:53 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,797
Posted By chainwhip

I'd think this reply fits the OP's original...

I'd think this reply fits the OP's original intent v. well.

smashndash:
Q1: What's the largest tire size you've run? Was that on modern, wider internal-width rims?
Q2: What's the largest tire...
01-27-20, 03:52 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,882
Posted By chainwhip

Need to Frame and put on the shop wall...

Thanks Paul J. for the reminder!

Got this for a gift, but haven't enshrined it yet;...
01-05-20, 05:40 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,404
Posted By chainwhip

These guys look like...

...a couple of trailblazers : originally posted by a proud BF member/ grandpa.

Sorry I don't recall the original poster.
...
12-30-19, 03:33 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,665
Posted By chainwhip

The Seat Cozy is kinda retro.

The Seat Cozy is kinda retro.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-27-19, 08:32 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,561
Posted By chainwhip

OP - 72andsunny may have identified the issue for...

OP - 72andsunny may have identified the issue for you.
>>>Some pedals by SP require their matching cleats.<<<

I've ridden Speedplays for over 5 years now , recently bought a used set (which I use...
12-26-19, 02:13 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,404
Posted By chainwhip

No worries! :beer: ...

No worries! :beer:

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Love this pic ^^^. Very cool to see the scale of the...
12-25-19, 09:51 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,404
Posted By chainwhip

Small parts from Wishlist are on the Way!

Kurt (with a boost from Tricky)...I've just added several of the small parts on the wishlist to my Amazon cart.
The seat-binder bolts only had (1) available tonight from the listed seller, so that's...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-03-19, 05:31 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 6,910
Posted By chainwhip

I used to ski at an area whose slogan was: "...

I used to ski at an area whose slogan was:

" Ski Madonna Mountain- Where we make fun of Winter!".

...
12-01-19, 06:58 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,597
Posted By chainwhip

Holy Head Tube,Batman !

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/thread :love:
11-30-19, 01:30 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,364
Posted By chainwhip

balaclava

my five y.o. is keeping warm with one like this...
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...which has the...
11-18-19, 03:33 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,200
Posted By chainwhip

Does this fit the thread...?

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...
11-16-19, 08:05 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,947
Posted By chainwhip

From last fall, but still brilliant....

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11-05-19, 01:43 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,440
Posted By chainwhip

56cm Bianchi ,150 euro, cool handlebars...fenders,chainguard,Campy Valentino,5 spd(?)

https://www.subito.it/hobby-collezionismo/bici-bianchi-vintage-condorino-livorno-317305721.htm

Site translation to engrich:
"White Bikini with 28 clincher wheels with Campagnolo Valentino gearbox...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-05-19, 08:42 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,075
Posted By chainwhip

Include the Cannondale CAAD12 in your search. All...

Include the Cannondale CAAD12 in your search. All reports say it's top shelf on the aluminum frame /carbon fork food chain.

If you want Crit racing stiff aluminum frame/carbon fork, check out the...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-29-19, 08:47 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,785
Posted By chainwhip

Still got your sense of humor. Ride on,...

Still got your sense of humor.
Ride on, brother! :beer:
Forum: Road Cycling
10-22-19, 05:01 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,948
Posted By chainwhip

congrats! :thumb:

congrats! :thumb:
Forum: Road Cycling
10-21-19, 05:20 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,948
Posted By chainwhip

A Follow up...

Like photos of ski hills and trails, these photos probably don't indicate the grade very well.

Nice fresh paving, tho.

On my bike with a speed read-out today: 30mph, on two wheels( vs. 20 mph...
Forum: Road Cycling
10-16-19, 05:25 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,948
Posted By chainwhip

Fear of Heights or Fear of Descending?

Ive recently started riding a loop that has a steep, sharp set of corners posted at 20mph( for automobiles).
I'm actually drawn to this loop because of the corners and the descent (and the speed)....
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