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01-31-23, 09:43 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,173
Posted By steine13

I put old cable in housing before I cut it,...

I put old cable in housing before I cut it, making the step above unnecessary.

cheers -mathias
01-30-23, 07:46 AM
01-18-23, 02:27 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 11,129
Posted By SJX426

Since I posted on this thread, I have acquired...

Since I posted on this thread, I have acquired two bike frames of which one satisfies my previous list. Although it hasn't been ridden yet, and it has its flaws it works. I like it aesthetically at...
01-16-23, 07:38 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 3,392
Posted By El Chaba

I will follow up a bit more on what IAB...

I will follow up a bit more on what IAB wrote….Most of the classic tubular rims seem to be in the 20-22 mm range ( excepting track and time trial rims….eg. something like the Mavic CX18 @ 18 mm). As...
01-16-23, 12:45 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 3,392
Posted By DiabloScott

C&V is the reason for me - my steel Merckx is the...

C&V is the reason for me - my steel Merckx is the only bike I have sew-ups on, but I do ride them a lot even though I have a set of clinchers as backup for him.
Tubulars are just enough additional...
01-16-23, 11:54 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 3,392
Posted By Wildwood

I ride both nice clinchers & tubulars. Put me...

I ride both nice clinchers & tubulars.
Put me in the tubular camp for ride quality.

Conti 5000 = gatorskin of expensive tires.

Always buy tires on sale. Shelf life is pretty good.
...
01-14-23, 09:36 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 3,392
Posted By Andy Antipas

And to add to iab 's excellent points, if you...

And to add to iab 's excellent points, if you shop around you can get the excellent Veloflex Roubaix's or Vlaanderens for less that top end clinchers. I just bought 2 Veloflex Roubaix's (25mm) for...
01-14-23, 09:23 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 3,392
Posted By iab

This is exactly the myth non-tubular owners...

This is exactly the myth non-tubular owners perpetuate.

First, tubular tape. Literally takes seconds.
Second, for small punctures, sealant. Literally takes seconds.
Third, for complete blowouts,...
01-10-23, 01:45 PM
Replies: 1,563
Views: 187,111
Posted By steelbikeguy

that's a home-built LED headlight. I think it...

that's a home-built LED headlight. I think it is my 3rd generation of LED light... or maybe 4th?
It's pretty basic, and optically similar to a flashlight. i.e. no optimization to put the light...
01-09-23, 06:11 PM
Replies: 170
Views: 22,792
Posted By P!N20

https://barefootlaw.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/08...

https://barefootlaw.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/Prodigal-Son.jpg
01-08-23, 09:02 PM
Replies: 170
Views: 22,792
Posted By MooneyBloke

This leaves me confused. I have a definitely...

This leaves me confused. I have a definitely vintage bike (1980 Trek 510), but it's set up as a 3 speed townie. I have two bikes by Peter Mooney with paint inspired by the bikes of my youth, but they...
01-07-23, 09:38 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,128
Posted By Fahrenheit531

As it should be. The world is so much more real...

As it should be. The world is so much more real when you actually have to look at it to get somewhere.
01-06-23, 05:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 443
Posted By El Chaba

I have a 1991 Gios Compact. So that was well...

I have a 1991 Gios Compact. So that was well before the split of the company, but after the de Vlaeminck era so mine has investment cast lugs like other Italian steel frames from that era. Also gone...
01-05-23, 04:10 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,819
Posted By konakai

Sweaty 1950s? Cinelli info

just picked up this sweaty cinelli. my main interest is 1920s 30s track bikes although I have a few road bikes. I couldn't pass up this cinelli, I've always wanted an earlier one. this bike has sat...
12-27-22, 03:02 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,710
Posted By daviddavieboy

Two of my daughters got together to get me this....

Two of my daughters got together to get me this. I about fainted when I looked up what they go for. I told them I will build it . . .eventually.
...
12-26-22, 06:19 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,710
Posted By Bianchigirll

H breakfast? Is that just plain white rice? I...

H breakfast? Is that just plain white rice? I love rice but just can’t make like the restaurants especially in a very small portion.

I guess I’ve been a good girl or at least an OK one, Santa...
12-26-22, 01:47 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,710
Posted By Andy_K

I've shared this before, but I didn't mention...

I've shared this before, but I didn't mention that it was supposed to be a Christmas present.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/52511314246_60721c8626_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2o1fdg1)

It got...
12-25-22, 03:32 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,710
Posted By gugie

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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My kids know me well
12-20-22, 05:46 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,468
Posted By bikingshearer

Make the t-shirt. Wear it at the coffee shop...

Make the t-shirt. Wear it at the coffee shop while sitting around bull****ing about your bike. See if anyone gets the irony. :p
12-20-22, 04:08 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,468
Posted By seypat

Or you could just ride your bike. No need to put...

Or you could just ride your bike. No need to put the quote on a t-shirt or jersey for others to see. Look at the bigger picture and take the quote to heart.
12-15-22, 09:09 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 3,802
Posted By cb400bill

My highlight purchase of this year would have to...

My highlight purchase of this year would have to be my Colnago.

...
12-14-22, 10:25 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 3,802
Posted By Sactown_Albert

Started a C&V Cycling Club for the Sacramento Area

Took my inspiration from the Bay Area and Pasadena rides that have been going for a while. Started the Camellia City Vintage Lightweight Cycling Club this summer and the club has been going strong!...
12-14-22, 09:08 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 3,802
Posted By Roger M

Your C&V Highlights of 2022

What were your memorable moments/purchases/events/sales/etc. Over the last twelve months?

I didn't pick up any new projects, and only helped my son finish his Zeus early in the year. The big thing...
12-08-22, 10:44 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,683
Posted By repechage

remnants are around of the hi.campy collection,...

remnants are around of the hi.campy collection, some on instagram. I can only see the initial page as I do not have an account. He had some very obscure parts, a dedicated student.

At some point I...
12-02-22, 10:06 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 4,116
Posted By gaucho777

https://live.staticflickr.com/4614/38637278590_7f5...

https://live.staticflickr.com/4614/38637278590_7f5175b837_h.jpg
12-02-22, 08:04 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 4,116
Posted By embankmentlb

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1818/26ac2846_fd8a_4ced_b2f2_71e7e7e10a89_fc1632847b815b7e79f67fe144624baa92400cde.jpeg
12-02-22, 06:59 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 4,116
Posted By Drillium Dude

I would just like to say: you guys are killin' it...

I would just like to say: you guys are killin' it - keep 'em coming!

I just loves me
Some C & V
While hanging ornaments
On the tree

DD
12-02-22, 06:00 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,044
Posted By pastorbobnlnh

Clubman, not to be contrary or disagreeable, as...

Clubman, not to be contrary or disagreeable, as far as freewheels are concerned, I'd say noise = appropriate lubrication. Too much lube, whether grease or oil in the pawl and ratchet teeth region,...
12-01-22, 08:03 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,877
Posted By smd4

Why would you ever want to put on anything larger...

Why would you ever want to put on anything larger than 25s?? It's a 1980s road bike, for cryin' out loud. Don't ruin it by trying to turn a Porshe into a Lincoln.
11-30-22, 12:49 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 845
Posted By RiddleOfSteel

The initial build was completed with the above...

The initial build was completed with the above Continental GP4000 SII 28mm tires, with a test ride, but they rubbed the underside of the brake calipers. I changed to tan wall GP5000s in 28mm, which...
11-21-22, 02:25 PM
Replies: 183
Views: 8,545
Posted By 52telecaster

I post about riding to the grocery or my...

I post about riding to the grocery or my overnights on my vintage bikes, all my bikes are pretty vintage, and I've never felt frowned upon for posting. I may not be the most discerning about such...
Replies: 19
Views: 3,534
Posted By corsaclassic

Nice! I have an original 1957 preserved... the...

Nice! I have an original 1957 preserved... the oldest De Rosa!
11-11-22, 05:17 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 6,066
Posted By Soody

C&V personal issues should be solved via some...

C&V personal issues should be solved via some kind of grueling bicycle race
11-11-22, 03:04 AM
Replies: 1,099
Views: 286,950
Posted By Tiger1

It's one of the classic strade bianche, the white...

It's one of the classic strade bianche, the white roads around Tuscany. They are generally flat but have harder more cobbled sections and occasionally some tougher downhill bits. Approximately 30% of...
11-10-22, 12:06 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,683
Posted By SJX426

Mine showed up yesterday. I like! The business...

Mine showed up yesterday. I like! The business cards and the post card picture were a plus, given I have a De Rosa!
https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51464546653_de34f3dc04_b.jpg...
11-10-22, 11:29 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,761
Posted By 3alarmer

...if only there were a dedicated forum for that.

...if only there were a dedicated forum for that.
11-10-22, 10:17 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 2,819
Posted By curbtender

You riding "gum wall" tires?

You riding "gum wall" tires?
11-10-22, 10:07 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,683
Posted By corsaclassic

CorsaClassic - official thread about Classic bikes map & De Rosa

Hello,
This is Andrea Bonfanti, creator of CorsaClassic.com (http://CorsaClassic.com).
I am the author of the Italian and French map, plus the Classic De Rosa book.
Thought it would be cool to...
11-09-22, 10:22 PM
11-07-22, 11:04 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 7,192
Posted By Camilo

Not getting older

Not getting older
11-04-22, 07:53 PM
Replies: 183
Views: 8,545
Posted By USAZorro

The numbers of enthusiasts may be waning, but...

The numbers of enthusiasts may be waning, but it's never going to die. There will come a day - perhaps 50 years from now when there are more remaining 1970s road bikes than 2010s because... steel....
11-02-22, 10:52 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,641
Posted By P!N20

Strictly olive oil on Italian bikes.

Strictly olive oil on Italian bikes.
10-21-22, 01:35 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 979
Posted By Andy_K

Yeah, I'm mostly joking but saying that Celeste...

Yeah, I'm mostly joking but saying that Celeste is a sacred color and only Bianchi should use it. I'm not above a little heresy now and then.
10-21-22, 03:44 AM
Replies: 246
Views: 17,401
Posted By El Chaba

Now if I am allowed to nuance a bit, the bike...

Now if I am allowed to nuance a bit, the bike with the best * ride* that I have ever ridden is my DeRosa Nuovo Classico….I notice that this is not the only DeRosa in this thread and that is no...
10-20-22, 02:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 455
Posted By Andy_K

Haven't you seen it on here before? Well, I'm...

Haven't you seen it on here before? Well, I'm always happy to show it again.

Here's a pic when it had that long cage.

https://live.staticflickr.com/790/40431163374_acf79e2c4d_b.jpg...
10-20-22, 02:24 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 979
Posted By iab

Not my bikes but so cool I must share. :) ...

Not my bikes but so cool I must share. :)


1955 Cinelli Model B
https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1100x732/cinelli_model_b_1955_6fbd98a3fcdeb8087215dd00c8ae244e1a254166.jpg...
10-20-22, 01:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 455
Posted By Andy_K

Attached to the derailleur, it looks like this: ...

Attached to the derailleur, it looks like this:

https://live.staticflickr.com/787/40431162974_f164e6cf14_c.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/24ALh9N)
10-17-22, 07:47 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 910
Posted By BFisher

How much are we giving up?

Too much!

Those extra few ounces aren't just destroying our ride times, hauling all that extra weight may even be shortening our lives. I mean, think about the strain not only on our vascular...
10-15-22, 07:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 513
Posted By 75lechamp

Purple Ciocc first ride!

Finished up my Ciocc build. I got this frame last spring from a fellow who had it out in Honolulu for many years, and the original paint was degraded by the salt air and surf. Fortunately he was very...
10-14-22, 09:28 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 4,605
Posted By Drillium Dude

In a way, I've already made the choice in real...

In a way, I've already made the choice in real time. All my riders (with the notable exception of my designated-off-roadie, the Casati, which has an NR) are equipped with these:
...
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