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07-28-22, 07:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 323
Posted By rgvg

I don't think that's where Kuwahara puts their...

I don't think that's where Kuwahara puts their serial numbers. At least on the ones I've seen they're on the seat tube.

If they painted the seat tube same as it used to be maybe it might have been...
06-23-22, 08:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 459
Posted By RiddleOfSteel

H Plus Son TB14s come in polished, dark grey...

H Plus Son TB14s come in polished, dark grey anodized, and black anodized. Since you run fixed-gear, you'll never have to worry about brake track wear. They won't be anywhere as light as tubs (nor as...
06-23-22, 06:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 357
Posted By P!N20

Some other vintage inspired modern offerings: ...

Some other vintage inspired modern offerings:

H Plus Son TB14
Pacenti Brevet
Soma Eldon and Weymouth
06-23-22, 06:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 357
Posted By Kabuki12

Mavic , and Wolber Super Champion / Gentlemen.

Mavic , and Wolber Super Champion / Gentlemen.
06-23-22, 05:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 357
Posted By icemilkcoffee

If you are not a stickler for originality or...

If you are not a stickler for originality or period correctness, a more modern rim with machined side walls brake much better. For example, you can find silver color Alex DA22's on Ebay for $50...
06-23-22, 01:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 357
Posted By steelbikeguy

I've got a set of the Ambrosio Elite Extra 19's...

I've got a set of the Ambrosio Elite Extra 19's too, and they have a fairly well deserved reputation for being a tight fit. If you can live with that, they have served me well. I do recommend...
06-23-22, 12:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 357
Posted By squirtdad

mavic MA40

mavic MA40
06-23-22, 11:43 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 357
Posted By DiabloScott

Wolber Super Champion Mistral M13 or M14 ...

Wolber Super Champion
Mistral M13 or M14

Gray anodizing was all the rage in the mid 80's
06-16-22, 10:49 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 650
Posted By Pcampeau

Yes, I think the GB bar and stem along with that...

Yes, I think the GB bar and stem along with that head badge really dress this frame up nicely. I donít love every part that came stock with my early 70s Galaxy but the GB bar and stem feel like...
06-14-22, 07:55 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 650
Posted By juvela

----- good to read information of use ...

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good to read information of use

saddle interesting
have a recollection of them coming through with Wrights;
but heck it has been a half century and must face reality of memory...
06-12-22, 03:35 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 650
Posted By juvela

----- agree with earlier posters that it...

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agree with earlier posters that it looks to be a boomer

the biycle's model of Simplex Prestige shift lever nominally launched in 1970 but did not begin coming through on new machines...
06-12-22, 09:37 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 650
Posted By Pcampeau

I agree with Mr. 66, it looks early 70s.

I agree with Mr. 66, it looks early 70s.
06-12-22, 09:36 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 650
Posted By nlerner

Bluemels fenders and Brooks saddle are worth the...

Bluemels fenders and Brooks saddle are worth the asking price alone.
05-03-22, 06:24 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 449
Posted By JaccoW

May I suggest this tool: STRONGLIGHT 23.3 mm...

May I suggest this tool: STRONGLIGHT 23.3 mm Crank Puller Extractor Remover Tool and Specialites TA 23x1 (https://www.ebay.com/itm/353756466078?hash=item525d874b9e:g:vjMAAOSwCxVhg-Lk)
You might be...
05-02-22, 11:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 449
Posted By dddd

Park double-sided puller should work using the...

Park double-sided puller should work using the larger 23mm end.
05-02-22, 03:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 449
Posted By 52telecaster

I'd bet t.a. first and Stronglight second. One of...

I'd bet t.a. first and Stronglight second. One of the best tools I ever bought combines both.
05-02-22, 03:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 449
Posted By clubman

So Tevano cranks were an early TA model and yes,...

So Tevano cranks were an early TA model and yes, you'll nee a TA crank puller if I were a betting man.
05-02-22, 12:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 449
Posted By Chombi1

I never heard if Ofmega cranks have a different...

I never heard if Ofmega cranks have a different size threaded hole compared with other cranks, but it does happen, at least with Stronglight cranks, which had bigger threaded holes on their older...
10-29-21, 05:54 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 842
Posted By bwilli88

I have painted some of my fully Chromed Centurion...

I have painted some of my fully Chromed Centurion Pro-tour and it worked very well. just clean well with degreaser and have a good paint.
10-28-21, 08:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 842
Posted By 3alarmer

. ...you won't get a real durable finish in any...

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...you won't get a real durable finish in any event, unless you are willing to use at least a final coat of 2 part urethane paint (like the stuff they paint cars with, but it comes in a mix it...
10-28-21, 05:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 842
Posted By Andy_K

If it's chrome under the paint, then something...

If it's chrome under the paint, then something like CitriStrip will take it off with no problems. I used CitriStrip on an old Nishiki that had a chrome fork and non-chrome frame. Some parts of the...
10-28-21, 05:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 842
Posted By bertinjim

Dannyboy21- Typically, the to be visible...

Dannyboy21-

Typically, the to be visible areas are high polished before getting coppered, nickeled and then chromed. The other areas are not finished to the same standard. For example, on my Tange...
10-28-21, 03:37 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 842
Posted By IAmSam

The chrome part of fully chromed frames that gets...

The chrome part of fully chromed frames that gets painted over is generally not as nicely finished as exposed areas. The ever so slight roughness(?) is what the paint holds onto.
Good luck - ride...
10-28-21, 03:50 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 842
Posted By bertinjim

Dannyboy21- I've not painted over a fully...

Dannyboy21-

I've not painted over a fully chromed frame but my frame builder has successfully stripped and painted over two chromed forks on different bikes. One was French chrome on a 531 fork...
10-27-21, 06:07 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 842
Posted By zandoval

I have used Klean Strip out of a s[pray can then...

I have used Klean Strip out of a s[pray can then just used water pressure to blast off the paint. No scrapping or brushing needed. If you don't get it all then just spot treat again...

...
08-13-21, 10:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 881
Posted By Paul Waque

As I recall, this bike has a bit of an ownership...

As I recall, this bike has a bit of an ownership history and and unusual paint colour. I think that this bike is more interesting with the original paint and patina than a repaint.
08-12-21, 08:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 881
Posted By T-Mar

Based on the saddle height, it's too small for...

Based on the saddle height, it's too small for you. Just send it to me and save yourself the hassle. :D
08-12-21, 04:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 881
Posted By markk900

I think if you want to retain the decals you may...

I think if you want to retain the decals you may wish to simply arrest the rust and not try touchup.....there's enough paint damaged that touchups will likely look worse than patina. Up to you...
08-12-21, 11:50 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 881
Posted By bertinjim

Dannyboy21- Rustines makes self branded...

Dannyboy21-

Rustines makes self branded Universal replica hoods here: Cocottes Universelles Rustines (http://www.rustines.fr/le-velo/118-les-cocottes-universelles-rustines.html) They also do the...
08-12-21, 11:21 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 881
Posted By Paul Waque

"It's only original once" I think that you...

"It's only original once"

I think that you should only do what you can to preserve this frame. I imagine that wax would do a good job, but maybe a clear coat that is compatible with the existing...
08-12-21, 01:02 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,496
Posted By Korina

Oh, no, that's definitely not my style. It's also...

Oh, no, that's definitely not my style. It's also local pick up only, and I'm on the wrong side of the continent.
08-07-21, 09:38 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,496
Posted By Korina

Just spotted this...

Just spotted this (https://www.ebay.com/itm/254867121097?hash=item3b5743a3c9:g:8tsAAOSw7kdgKHjZ) on the bay of e. It looked like a lot of chrome for a step through, and the more I looked the cooler...
05-09-21, 05:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 301
Posted By T-Mar

That's a Chierici BB shell. Recently identified...

That's a Chierici BB shell. Recently identified by Maurice Moss in another thread involving a Marinoni manufactured frame. Do a forum search on Cherici for more info.
05-09-21, 05:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 301
Posted By Bianchigirll

These bikes were built for Masons. ;)

These bikes were built for Masons. ;)
05-05-21, 06:53 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,663
Posted By T-Mar

Campagnolo didn't need to circumvent the Maeda...

Campagnolo didn't need to circumvent the Maeda slant parallelgram patent because it had expired a few years earlier. However, Campagnolo had a reputation as an innovator and just adopting the slant...
05-03-21, 09:29 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,663
Posted By T-Mar

Yes, those bosses are almost certainly OEM....

Yes, those bosses are almost certainly OEM. Unlike most other brands, Colnago tended to put them on the outside of the seat stay, as opposed to the the back or inside of the seat stay. They also used...
05-02-21, 08:39 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,663
Posted By Paul Waque

Hello All; I purchased this bike from a local ad...

Hello All; I purchased this bike from a local ad and saw this thread after the fact. Thank you for the points in this thread. The bike shifts well, but I will be picking up a narrower chain. Tight...
03-30-21, 04:00 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,266
Posted By juvela

----- shape of lower head cup seen in first...

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shape of lower head cup seen in first image


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03-29-21, 02:16 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,266
Posted By John E

Nishiki used SunTour barcons and derailleurs...

Nishiki used SunTour barcons and derailleurs extensively through most of the 1970s. The chrome rear tips and the integral derailleur hanger are positive hints.

EDIT: Clearer photo shows no...
03-21-21, 11:50 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 794
Posted By juvela

----- it is simply a Union Jack transfer...

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it is simply a Union Jack transfer with no writing

mounted after the latest respray

best to place little weight on it

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03-21-21, 11:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 794
Posted By Oslerblue

Want to thank Dannyboy21 for directing me to this...

Want to thank Dannyboy21 for directing me to this forum ... just signed up! As suggested I will post some additional pics shortly. Thanks again.
03-14-21, 08:15 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 869
Posted By T-Mar

Yes, that chart does represent the Bianchi...

Yes, that chart does represent the Bianchi hierarchy but only for the USA. The Canadian market was different at this time Unfortunately, I don't have a complete Canadian market catalogue for 1988....
03-14-21, 08:00 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 869
Posted By T-Mar

That's a pretty old post by BG. Early on, she...

That's a pretty old post by BG. Early on, she wasn't aware that the Canadian and USA models were often spec'd differently. I remember her (and other members) stating that the chrome forks on...
03-12-21, 12:40 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,663
Posted By Velosiped126

Agreed!!! Excommunication???

Agreed!!! Excommunication???
03-12-21, 12:36 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,663
Posted By gaucho777

Blasphemer!

Blasphemer!
03-11-21, 10:48 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,663
Posted By P!N20

Ah yeah, the old A-B - geez, I'm 0 from 2, better...

Ah yeah, the old A-B - geez, I'm 0 from 2, better go and listen to some Verdi or something.
03-11-21, 07:01 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,663
Posted By T-Mar

+1 to Limongi being a great frame, right up their...

+1 to Limongi being a great frame, right up their with Marinoni for Canadian frames of this era, which is circa 1988-1990. I can't identify the tubeset but it's SLX/SPX or TSX. As noted, components...
03-11-21, 06:09 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,663
Posted By P!N20

Headset is probably Record, maybe Athena, as I...

Headset is probably Record, maybe Athena, as I don't think there was a Chorus headset (of that era.) Yes there was and Iím an idiot.

RD might be Record as the Chorus RD usually had a cone shaped...
03-11-21, 03:34 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,663
Posted By dddd

The fact that this is a Limongi, one of the...

The fact that this is a Limongi, one of the best-riding frames I've tried, really makes this worth a premium if it's your size.

Chain looks like the original 8mm-wide Uniglide, so shifting would...
03-08-21, 07:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,302
Posted By retrofit

SOLD > Campagnolo Chorus 9-Speed Group

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Campagnolo Chorus 9-Speed Group.
>>> SOLD <<<
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