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12-08-22, 11:07 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 3,617
Posted By streetsurfer

Curious to see, from RandolpCarter if I am right...

Curious to see, from RandolpCarter if I am right here…I think that may be called a decaleur, used as a bracket for a front bag support, or other accessory off the stem, to lower the c of g. And so’s...
12-07-22, 07:06 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 3,617
Posted By streetsurfer

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of spokes and specs
12-07-22, 12:16 PM
Replies: 299
Views: 42,840
Posted By streetsurfer

Laid up…

But here are a few pics to tide us over. Back by spring, this one hopes.

...
12-07-22, 10:05 AM
Replies: 1,902
Views: 402,229
Posted By streetsurfer

Walter ...

Walter


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12-05-22, 05:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 206
Posted By streetsurfer

Hi Jeff, I’m your height and age, but run...

Hi Jeff,

I’m your height and age, but run lighter. Maybe 1/2” shorter. I measured three other bikes of mine and all have the seat post 26” from the straightbars on mtb/trail bikes, and also 26”...
12-04-22, 01:15 PM
Replies: 532
Views: 62,033
Posted By streetsurfer

I’ve had two other black bikes in years past, a...

I’ve had two other black bikes in years past, a Panasonic and Miyata…these are two current ones. Cannondale CODA F900, and a ‘70 Suburban.

...
Forum: Framebuilders
12-03-22, 07:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 297
Posted By streetsurfer

:thumb: I simply meant nice enough to have sealed...

:thumb: I simply meant nice enough to have sealed that joint well enough it may not be corrosion from open exposure.

either way a little cleaning and wax shouldnt hurt it, and may deter...
Forum: Framebuilders
12-03-22, 05:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 297
Posted By streetsurfer

I’d Try a soft (tooth) brush and some car polish....

I’d Try a soft (tooth) brush and some car polish. It may just be dried wax in the braze joint, where a brush and spritz of water may be all thats needed. The paint looks nice so it is hard for me to...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-02-22, 02:02 AM
Replies: 557
Views: 14,177
Posted By streetsurfer

Newer, better, Dryer, deeper, Slicker,...

Newer, better,
Dryer, deeper,
Slicker, wetter,
toss it, keeper?

How do you
protect your chain?
Do you use it
in the rain?
11-29-22, 04:24 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 771
Posted By streetsurfer

Would these work for you? I have the pump. Its...

Would these work for you? I have the pump. Its very nice. I added to a bike with mounts but intend to get another with the mount below for a bike without the nut-serts. You can also mount a bottle...
11-14-22, 01:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 349
Posted By streetsurfer

Velo Mule and molleraj thanks for both helping...

Velo Mule and molleraj
thanks for both helping narrow the one of mine down. 245th day of 83.
11-14-22, 12:18 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 349
Posted By streetsurfer

If this helps any: I have a LeTour Luxe 12...

If this helps any:

I have a LeTour Luxe 12 speed that was reported (by seller) to be an ‘85. It has different lettering. Outlined canted block letters.

I have a reported (by seller) ‘86 Sprint...
11-12-22, 12:19 PM
Replies: 7,892
Views: 881,037
Posted By streetsurfer

Tiakia frame pump. ...

Tiakia frame pump.


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11-12-22, 11:39 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 5,625
Posted By streetsurfer

thank you, sir.

thank you, sir.
11-12-22, 10:56 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,590
Posted By streetsurfer

One of the flats I was spared….I had a green...

One of the flats I was spared….I had a green piece of beer bottle fly up at me after hitting the tire saver. It stuck to my leg.
11-12-22, 10:50 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 4,157
Posted By streetsurfer

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11-11-22, 03:57 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,590
Posted By streetsurfer

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11-09-22, 09:04 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 10,376
Posted By streetsurfer

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‘70 Suburban

...
11-05-22, 09:10 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 641
Posted By streetsurfer

I use a skateboard. It sits with it’s...

I use a skateboard. It sits with it’s axles/wheels right between the feet of the trainer so it won’t roll away.

...
11-03-22, 04:07 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,386
Posted By streetsurfer

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10-31-22, 07:48 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 2,580
Posted By streetsurfer

Somebody, somewhere, recently posted some bikes...

Somebody, somewhere, recently posted some bikes hung under a wide eave, by their front wheels. One of the better outdoor ideas I’ve seen.
10-30-22, 10:03 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 302
Posted By streetsurfer

Here is my wife’s. 2010 or so, iirc. ...

Here is my wife’s. 2010 or so, iirc.


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10-29-22, 12:40 PM
Replies: 3,154
Views: 359,144
Posted By streetsurfer

yes, thanks for the assist! I couldn’t find what...

yes, thanks for the assist! I couldn’t find what I did wrong and wasn’t seeing from my phone, where to change the settings.
10-26-22, 12:09 PM
Replies: 299
Views: 42,840
Posted By streetsurfer

No word yet.

Biding my time…

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10-19-22, 02:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 587
Posted By streetsurfer

Here is my entry if it is eligible. I think it is...

Here is my entry if it is eligible. I think it is their Kool Orange-circa ‘71 Continental.
I purchased it this spring in stock form, from a gal my age who got it new. I had a Continental in Burgundy...
10-11-22, 06:43 PM
Replies: 7,892
Views: 881,037
Posted By streetsurfer

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Delta AxleRodz
10-03-22, 11:17 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 949
Posted By streetsurfer

I’ve used the standard bleach tablets made for...

I’ve used the standard bleach tablets made for cleaning bladders for years…no problems.
...
10-03-22, 03:54 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 739
Posted By streetsurfer

This is one form of the double sided SPD, by...

This is one form of the double sided SPD, by Coda. I have another pair of these on a Cannondale and found this set recently on C/L, to go on another. I think I paid $25 shipped.
I’ve seen a more...
10-02-22, 06:42 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 949
Posted By streetsurfer

Get a tube brush

Get a tube brush
09-29-22, 10:10 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 4,003
Posted By streetsurfer

Only users lose drugs.

Only users lose drugs.
09-25-22, 12:03 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,109
Posted By streetsurfer

So it’s not a presta, but a pasta valve? 🇮🇹😉

So it’s not a presta, but a pasta valve?
🇮🇹😉
Forum: Road Cycling
09-24-22, 12:24 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,859
Posted By streetsurfer

It should be your job to scare the squirrels-not...

It should be your job to scare the squirrels-not the other way around.
09-22-22, 12:43 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,376
Posted By streetsurfer

To remove laxity in the joint…to help stabilize...

To remove laxity in the joint…to help stabilize the joint by building surrounding and stabilizing muscles, through the knees full range of motion, to help prevent further injury.
09-19-22, 04:51 PM
09-16-22, 09:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 528
Posted By streetsurfer

In defense of noshers around the world….it was...

In defense of noshers around the world….it was aliens.

Or maybe the petrochem contaminants from the street surface thrown up in road spray.
09-16-22, 02:34 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 577
Posted By streetsurfer

It has end plugs in :foo: …I get it, they’re...

It has end plugs in :foo:
…I get it, they’re hard to pick out in these images. A just concern, understood since childhood. Thanks.

The wet grip here seems on par with that of wetted...
09-16-22, 12:38 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 577
Posted By streetsurfer

Repurposed as bar wrap.

I found a box of unused door seal at home of which I pondered, “could it be used as bar tape?”. This is Alien Seal on the chromed bars of this ‘86 Schwinn Sprint. I do very much like that it gives a...
09-15-22, 07:18 PM
09-14-22, 01:03 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 1,983
Posted By streetsurfer

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09-12-22, 03:47 AM
Replies: 299
Views: 42,840
Posted By streetsurfer

The conversation has been helpful. •I’ve a...

The conversation has been helpful.

•I’ve a couple stems waiting on the side to choose between that may prevent the bar from hitting the top tube if it can’t be adjusted out on mine. And leather...
09-10-22, 02:11 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 968
Posted By streetsurfer

I dehorned and clear-coated this rack when moving...

I dehorned and clear-coated this rack when moving it to this bike. Thinking it looks a little better. I found all the flashing unsightly. ...
09-10-22, 01:55 AM
Replies: 5,680
Views: 635,841
Posted By streetsurfer

Bought this bag, but it’s straps were more suited...

Bought this bag, but it’s straps were more suited to attachment to two uprights. I fashioned up some intermediate couplers, of scrap leather and Chicago screws, so it will hang appropriately.

...
09-06-22, 05:18 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 843
Posted By streetsurfer

Bar weights can quell vibration. These bars are...

Bar weights can quell vibration. These bars are much wider than I prefer or are an appropriate fit, and seem to resonate more because of it. Until I get them changed, I added these bar end weights...
09-06-22, 11:17 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 558
Posted By streetsurfer

Are you familiar with the model that is laced...

Are you familiar with the model that is laced together on the bottom edges? That might allow for some longer term sag reduction like your rubber bands did temporarily. .
09-06-22, 10:32 AM
Replies: 1,010
Views: 120,276
Posted By streetsurfer

I unintentionally grabbed a feature on my phone I...

I unintentionally grabbed a feature on my phone I didn’t know it had. Stagelighting.
...
09-06-22, 09:24 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 843
Posted By streetsurfer

Poor healing from injury, due to malnourishment...

Poor healing from injury, due to malnourishment from digestive problems, and inflammation in joints from food sensitivities due to leaky gut, were a thing for me for a decade or more. Had a torn...
09-05-22, 01:15 PM
Replies: 1,902
Views: 402,229
Posted By streetsurfer

How to stay upright, stopped on a bike, and look...

How to stay upright, stopped on a bike, and look Presidential doing it, on a hill even.
...
09-05-22, 12:58 PM
Replies: 299
Views: 42,840
Posted By streetsurfer

I did order one last week-a purple 56cm. Orange...

I did order one last week-a purple 56cm. Orange were gone. It’s fine…I have a purple Mustang and wife has a purple cannondale. It’ll fit right in.
09-05-22, 06:29 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,168
Posted By streetsurfer

We’re usually going through a container of beet...

We’re usually going through a container of beet powder here. I’ll have a hot cup
now and then, sometimes maca root added and a magnesium supplement.

I juiced a lot of beets, and dehydrate and...
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