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09-28-21, 07:05 PM
Replies: 31
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Posted By 52telecaster

I picked up a couple of entry level Windsors this...

I picked up a couple of entry level Windsors this weekend that had been tricked out with t.a. cyclotouriste cranks and 14-32 5 speed freewheels. One freewheel and one half step and granny t.a. will...
09-28-21, 12:52 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 586
Posted By 52telecaster

I run three of six bolts for the inner ring. I've...

I run three of six bolts for the inner ring. I've done that for years. I may be dumb.
09-25-21, 04:09 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 450
Posted By 52telecaster

Virus 980 would be great.

Virus 980 would be great.
09-22-21, 03:12 PM
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Posted By 52telecaster

You sure can.

You sure can.
09-22-21, 12:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 301
Posted By 52telecaster

So beautiful!

So beautiful!
09-21-21, 09:19 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 410
Posted By 52telecaster

I have an old Bridgestone 400 in a smaller size...

I have an old Bridgestone 400 in a smaller size and while it's a nice frame set other then for sentimental reasons I couldn't see putting a ton of money in it. The size of your frame is really what...
09-21-21, 03:23 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 410
Posted By 52telecaster

That's brutal. So glad you survived!

That's brutal. So glad you survived!
09-21-21, 01:04 AM
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Views: 399,437
Posted By 52telecaster

Love that color.

Love that color.
09-21-21, 12:59 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 410
Posted By 52telecaster

Look around the forum and ask a few questions....

Look around the forum and ask a few questions. You'll get ten posts soon.
09-21-21, 12:51 AM
Replies: 25,114
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Posted By 52telecaster

I had a Robin hood I used to ride my son all over...

I had a Robin hood I used to ride my son all over the neighborhood with. Excellent three speed.
09-21-21, 12:47 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 410
Posted By 52telecaster

Pics are needed but mainly it's good you are ok.

Pics are needed but mainly it's good you are ok.
09-20-21, 09:41 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 558
Posted By 52telecaster

I built a three speed wheel for my super course....

I built a three speed wheel for my super course. Great fun!
09-19-21, 09:43 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 3,393
Posted By 52telecaster

I don't mind adding bottle mounts and such. I...

I don't mind adding bottle mounts and such. I just added a bent washer so I could use a suntour derailleur. I would love a gugie makeover.
09-19-21, 11:54 AM
Replies: 7,243
Views: 722,100
Posted By 52telecaster

I had an old set faded yellow that I should have...

I had an old set faded yellow that I should have kept forever.
09-19-21, 11:43 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 586
Posted By 52telecaster

did that come in a long cage?

did that come in a long cage?
09-19-21, 02:29 AM
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Views: 405
Posted By 52telecaster

you rock bill! Says the main triangle is...

you rock bill!
Says the main triangle is chromolly so it might be a reasonably fun ride.
09-19-21, 02:04 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 558
Posted By 52telecaster

My gf road many miles on a 333 hub with no...

My gf road many miles on a 333 hub with no issues. I have a set of sun 650a rims that are doing real well on a triumph three speed. Not easy to find but nice rims. As for tires, modern bike has Kenda...
09-19-21, 01:54 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 713
Posted By 52telecaster

Great score! I picked up an 83 620 in the 22.5"...

Great score! I picked up an 83 620 in the 22.5" size this year. I love that it is pre-canti. So many possibilities. It is my first road trek that fit me. They are the real deal. ...
09-17-21, 11:59 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 586
Posted By 52telecaster

it is a huret dropout with the 4 o'clock stop. I...

it is a huret dropout with the 4 o'clock stop. I made a washer that hits that stop and creates a 7 o'clock stop. With that washer I can now use any modern style derailleur.
09-17-21, 09:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 484
Posted By 52telecaster

MY girlfriend's artwork.

It's almost my birthday...65, my girlfriend made this card and since I often build wheels they seem to come up in her drawing....
09-17-21, 08:07 PM
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09-17-21, 07:56 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 586
Posted By 52telecaster

for you maybe. Actually I just modified a...

for you maybe.

Actually I just modified a washer to make the dropout work for an old suntour derailleur.
Most of the roads up and down the bluff were made with no consideration for how steep they...
09-17-21, 07:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 286
Posted By 52telecaster

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/20210917_203216_4c1258e6d9cbbb2f9eb2791ff4e27a9a43a11223.jpg
Not gonna show my horrible looking washer but I will say it seems to...
09-17-21, 04:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 214
Posted By 52telecaster

If you really like your bike for it's weight and...

If you really like your bike for it's weight and responsiveness, keep it. The puch won't do that.
09-17-21, 03:08 PM
Replies: 7,243
Views: 722,100
Posted By 52telecaster

is that the new suntour? Pretty cool!

is that the new suntour? Pretty cool!
09-17-21, 02:31 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 586
Posted By 52telecaster

very cool

very cool
09-17-21, 02:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 286
Posted By 52telecaster

I picked up a fender washer and will get started...

I picked up a fender washer and will get started soon. You guys inspire me.
09-17-21, 12:42 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 586
Posted By 52telecaster

I think I am going to adapt a suntour and save...

I think I am going to adapt a suntour and save the fancy stuff. The derailleurs are working well as long as I don't ask too much of them. I have ordered a 44 outer ring for the crank which will drop...
09-17-21, 12:28 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 3,393
Posted By 52telecaster

Great platforms for almost any kind of riding.

Great platforms for almost any kind of riding.
09-17-21, 10:56 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 3,393
Posted By 52telecaster

I have a 73 Raleigh competition that currently is...

I have a 73 Raleigh competition that currently is sporting a 700x38 rear tire with centerpull brakes. When I finish my front wheel 35s will surely fit, possibly 38s, and this is with fenders....
09-17-21, 10:45 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 286
Posted By 52telecaster

You guys are the best

You guys are the best
09-17-21, 10:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 286
Posted By 52telecaster

thankyou. I think I can come up with something...

thankyou. I think I can come up with something that works but seeing one first helps.
09-17-21, 10:23 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 286
Posted By 52telecaster

Washer hack for Huret dropout?

I saw a pick of a suntour derailleur on a huret dropout aided by a washer modified to replace the 7 o'clock tab of a typical campy dropout. If I could see the washer alone it would help. Just...
09-17-21, 10:18 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 666
Posted By 52telecaster

So glad you are here to tell about it. I clipped...

So glad you are here to tell about it. I clipped a curb and went hands first to the pavement at 15 mph. Over a year ago and I still feel it a bit. We aren't getting any younger and in my case I'm not...
09-16-21, 12:39 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 586
Posted By 52telecaster

Also I never use small-small. My main focus is to...

Also I never use small-small. My main focus is to not have big, big destroy anything.
09-16-21, 12:37 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 586
Posted By 52telecaster

13-24 must be extremely conservative. It shifts...

13-24 must be extremely conservative. It shifts really well into the 28. I have done some reading and am aware that this is delicate and somewhat valuable. I am pondering putting a suntour on it but...
09-16-21, 11:07 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 586
Posted By 52telecaster

Lovely illustration.

Lovely illustration.
09-16-21, 10:26 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 586
Posted By 52telecaster

Huret Jubilee capacity question.

My new to me Raleigh competition came with incredibly cool huret derailleurs. It also came with the 3 pin t.a. crank, which due to the scarcity of rings will be repurposed on my super course 3 speed....
09-16-21, 07:44 AM
Replies: 64,112
Views: 9,903,203
Posted By 52telecaster

the barcons and rack are worth the price.

the barcons and rack are worth the price.
09-15-21, 04:40 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 449
Posted By 52telecaster

I have little or no pitting. It looks pretty darn...

I have little or no pitting. It looks pretty darn good.
09-15-21, 04:04 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 546
Posted By 52telecaster

Excellent bike! And great advice on the seat...

Excellent bike! And great advice on the seat tube. Most old bikes and Raleighs in particular seem to have oval seat tubes when I find them. Try to get the slot at the back parallel again. You can do...
09-15-21, 03:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 449
Posted By 52telecaster

Wow you guys are awesome. I typically enjoy...

Wow you guys are awesome. I typically enjoy riding my bikes looking a little rough but I might try to be nicer to this one. I changed cranks and now have a rear wheel with a 6 speed 14-28 freewheel...
09-15-21, 07:09 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 449
Posted By 52telecaster

thank you. Trying not to do anything dumb with...

thank you. Trying not to do anything dumb with it. I will definitely ride it.
09-14-21, 07:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 449
Posted By 52telecaster

I have no idea. I would guess the wd40 would...

I have no idea. I would guess the wd40 would inhibit rust for a while.
09-14-21, 06:15 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 449
Posted By 52telecaster

unbelievably quick results!

unbelievably quick results!
09-14-21, 06:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 449
Posted By 52telecaster

that's the one. The saddle is great. B17 narrow....

that's the one. The saddle is great. B17 narrow. I love the huret derailleurs too but the front one wants bigger chainrings than I do.
09-14-21, 06:10 PM
Replies: 64,112
Views: 9,903,203
Posted By 52telecaster

first I want to see what I have. I cleaned the...

first I want to see what I have. I cleaned the rust off the forks. I test rode it with some 700c wheels I have which are the same size as the setup set that was on it. Nothing major wrong except the...
09-14-21, 06:02 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 449
Posted By 52telecaster

Shining a chrome fork...

I just picked up a 73 Raleigh competition in pretty original if kind of rough shape. I was worried about the rusty forks and used what I learned here at bike forums. Aluminum foil and wd40. Holy crap...
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