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09-30-22, 07:06 AM
Replies: 0
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Posted By jjhabbs

New video: Atala overview and a new Schwinn!

Hey guys,
I got a new Schwinn from Bernie BF member 76SLT. I go over the Atala and talk about plans for the DeRosa.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=afokJ2cOtz4
09-19-22, 07:44 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,059
Posted By JulesCW

Steve's Olmo

It was a good ride -- always is -- perhaps next year more who are within driving distance will join us.

Here are some photos of Steve's very nice Olmo -- with a few shots of his cool Reynolds...
09-05-22, 07:32 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 11,565
Posted By Supergeek9

My 1975 Competition

Purchased used in 1976, have had it for 46 years, used to be my daily ride...
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09-04-22, 02:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 464
Posted By schwinnbikebob

Posted on the cabe but thought you guys would...

Posted on the cabe but thought you guys would like to see the finished bike.
https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/003_7cd3ec59d256a087c7f6bd4a381190ba83e68b7a.jpg
09-03-22, 06:05 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,059
Posted By steelbikeguy

I did a basic pre-ride of most of the route on...

I did a basic pre-ride of most of the route on Aug 26th. It was an overcast day, which is actually a pretty nice thing in August! Unfortunately, the photos look a bit dull. :(

Blue Ridge Road...
08-19-22, 10:19 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,414
Posted By mkeller234

Well... since everyone else is posting pictures,...

Well... since everyone else is posting pictures, Ill join in. This is an old photo, but not much has changed. I have had simplex, cyclone, VGT derailleurs on there. I checked last night, it's back to...
08-16-22, 06:57 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,414
Posted By mkeller234

These are great bikes, but yes, the paint job is...

These are great bikes, but yes, the paint job is also excellent! Mine has always been a favorite in the pack. I think it may be in part from it being a bit heavier and the relaxed geometryÖ itís just...
08-12-22, 02:33 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 622
Posted By merziac

Here's my meager contribution, Very nice NOS...

Here's my meager contribution,

Very nice NOS factory drillium "Mighty" Sugino Super Mighty Competition, every bit as beautiful, tough and strong as any other. ;)

...
08-11-22, 08:49 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 622
Posted By steelbikeguy

In the same way that most drillium parts were an...

In the same way that most drillium parts were an attempt to crudely modify a production part that could have more effectively optimized by other methods, I think the "drilled" chainstays are not...
08-11-22, 07:21 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 622
Posted By Drillium Dude

Plenty here to gander at when you have some time,...

Plenty here to gander at when you have some time, OP: Drillium & Restoration (http://www.flickr.com/photos/30331021@N08/albums/72157623217773330)

:)

DD
08-03-22, 03:27 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 923
Posted By jjhabbs

This DeRosa just jumped into my backseat. What year is it??

Hey guys,
I always wanted a DeRosa but I don't know much about them. I found this one at Bike World in Des Moines IA. I looked online to find out the year and I'm failing. If you have any insight...
07-24-22, 01:58 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 560
Posted By bikemig

Raleigh Competition

I couldn't turn down this Raleigh Competitution that popped up on FB at a $100 with a stuck stem. The bike was built in the Handsworth factory but I can't read the year date. Still it is likely a '73...
07-23-22, 04:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 330
Posted By steelbikeguy

wow, that is in great shape! So much shiny...

wow, that is in great shape!
So much shiny chrome too! :)

The SR stem with the grooves on the sides was one of my favorites from the old days. I'm not sure why, since it would be just as strong...
06-03-22, 08:29 AM
Replies: 260
Views: 32,433
Posted By cooperryder

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

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Around a 1981 Austro Daimler Puch Vent Noir II.
06-02-22, 04:01 PM
Replies: 260
Views: 32,433
Posted By gomango

My McLean One of the versions. ...

My McLean

One of the versions.


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06-02-22, 12:03 PM
Replies: 260
Views: 32,433
Posted By ascherer

Sure, and it's mutual...I can't help but admire...

Sure, and it's mutual...I can't help but admire the similarities between our bikes. It's based on a 1970 Raleigh Pro Mk.I which was chromed sometime in the past. I got it as a frame and fork 3-4...
06-02-22, 08:50 AM
Replies: 260
Views: 32,433
Posted By Hproduguidon

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06-02-22, 12:48 AM
Replies: 260
Views: 32,433
Posted By merziac

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06-01-22, 11:14 PM
Replies: 260
Views: 32,433
Posted By poprad

What is this beauty? More of it please!

What is this beauty? More of it please!
05-19-22, 09:55 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 367
Posted By imabeliever1

Schwinn Voyageur

Finished my Voyageur. Have only been able to ride around the neighborhood. Hope the weather is good Monday to take it for an extended run.
From the small rides so far it rides like a Caddy. Longer...
05-15-22, 07:10 PM
Replies: 223
Views: 57,644
Posted By geluzj

My before-and-after Grand Sports

Picked up what I think is a 1972 Grand Sports. Sounds silly, but I became obsessed with Dura Ace centerpulls, which I found on ebay and refurbished. So, in a search for a new townie/commuter project,...
05-14-22, 08:02 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 889
Posted By cqlink

Adding a Triple to a 1980 Schwinn Voyageur 11.8

I've restored a chrome frame 1980 Schwinn Voyageur 11.8.

I'm planning on swapping out the stock chain rings to a triple.

Could one of the Schwinn experts let me know if the stock Shimano Alts...
05-11-22, 07:59 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 925
Posted By plonz

Nicely done Tempo. IMO, Tempos punch well above...

Nicely done Tempo. IMO, Tempos punch well above their weight class. Love the ride of my ‘85 but am always keeping an eye out for these later styles. This Italian flag colorway is my fave.
05-10-22, 08:33 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 925
Posted By RustyJames

Lookiní good!! Iíll be freshening up my Circuit...

Lookiní good!! Iíll be freshening up my Circuit later this year but it wonít be nearly as purdy.
03-23-22, 09:15 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 219
Posted By jjhabbs

Bike Garage update video

Hey guys,
Just posting this vid here because i know some of you guys are watching them. Thanks so much

JJ
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ugHO-QWFe6E&t=3s
01-23-22, 12:37 PM
Replies: 200
Views: 11,928
Posted By steelbikeguy

Campagnolo Record hubs --- The classic of...

Campagnolo Record hubs --- The classic of classics!!!
These are the hubs that set a high bar for quality. The cups and cones produced a distinctively smooth feel. The quick release mechanisms,...
01-16-22, 12:20 PM
Replies: 200
Views: 11,928
Posted By steelbikeguy

Brooks B.17 saddle Dating from the 1890's, the...

Brooks B.17 saddle
Dating from the 1890's, the B.17 is the rare bike component that has been in production for over a century. There have been many varieties of this model over the years, varying...
12-30-21, 11:39 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,282
Posted By 2wheels2

Hello / picked up first C/V bike

Hello everyone. First time posting in these forums after considering getting a classic / vintage bike for a very long time.

When in school in the '80s, I always planned on getting a good road...
12-28-21, 06:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 700
Posted By top506

Works for me: ...

Works for me:


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Top
12-27-21, 06:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 700
Posted By jjhabbs

New Guerciotti for the collection.

Hey guys, got a new bike for the stable. This is a Mid-80s Gueciotti Aluminum bicycle made by Alan. Pretty cool bike. Not sure I want to ride it. I know that a lot of them failed. Im a pretty big...
12-20-21, 12:22 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,694
Posted By Andy_K

Also, I promised in the first post that I'd say...

Also, I promised in the first post that I'd say more about the history of this crank as my go-to parts bin build crankset.

This crank was original equipment on a 2008 Kona Jake that I bought new....
12-20-21, 12:21 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,694
Posted By Andy_K

Polishing my crank

Like "frosting the pastry," "wind surfing on Mt. Baldy," or "shaking hands with Abraham Lincoln," "polishing my crank" may sound dirty but it really isn't.

In this case, it was the result of...
12-14-21, 08:44 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 893
Posted By morri869

Nishiki Competition (1975ish) 57 cm ctc

Picked this beautiful Nishiki Competition up a while back hoping for it to be a keeper. Apparently my eyes are not as good at spotting sizing as they used to be. Or maybe I was just being optimistic....
12-13-21, 01:28 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 925
Posted By jet sanchEz

My De Rosa with H+Son TB14s These are 36h...

My De Rosa with H+Son TB14s

These are 36h rims laced to Campagnolo 50th Anniversary hubs

https://i.imgur.com/gyT0qJK_d.webp?maxwidth=640&shape=thumb&fidelity=medium
12-13-21, 11:37 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 925
Posted By AJI125

Awesome looking bike! Enjoy the build. Hope it...

Awesome looking bike! Enjoy the build. Hope it gives you many happy miles, you certainly deserve it. Wishing you all the best in your battle and building back up the fitness.

On the rim front, I...
12-13-21, 04:24 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 925
Posted By C9H13N

I love hard anodized rims. Yes, with time and use...

I love hard anodized rims. Yes, with time and use they donít look the same, but thatís how you know they got some honest use. Nothing wrong with patina.

Open Pro CD are my favorite and still...
12-12-21, 11:16 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 925
Posted By P!N20

H Plus Son Archetype if you like a bit more depth...

H Plus Son Archetype if you like a bit more depth to your profile.
12-12-21, 10:22 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 925
Posted By SurferRosa

CR18s are fat and chunky, where m13ii's are swift...

CR18s are fat and chunky, where m13ii's are swift and slender.
12-12-21, 10:13 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 925
Posted By randyjawa

The only advice I would offer is to NOT get rims...

The only advice I would offer is to NOT get rims with anodized braking surfaces. The anodizing will wear off. unevenly. and look awful in fairly short order. Get rims with a machined braking...
12-12-21, 08:13 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 925
Posted By SurferRosa

Sun m13ii. With gumwalls! :thumb: :lol:

Sun m13ii.

With gumwalls! :thumb: :lol:
12-12-21, 05:58 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 925
Posted By ThermionicScott

The H+Son TB14 and Soma El Nino rim come to mind...

The H+Son TB14 and Soma El Nino rim come to mind for hard-anodized new production. :thumb:
12-11-21, 02:49 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 872
Posted By Kilroy1988

Some Fine British Goods c. 1950.

Hello!

A recently acquired frame may end up taking a few of these bits, but in fact over the last two or three years I've been collecting components from England without any particular build in...
12-08-21, 07:07 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,253
Posted By jjhabbs

Found this one. NOS Centurion Super Elite, Pics inside

Hey guys, this bike came from the "famed" Sportif bicycles in Chicago. I purchased from a flipper near me and built it up. Here is the video and pics.
The bike is a 1979 Super Elite. Perfect shape....
12-07-21, 08:11 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,700
Posted By dddd

Nice bike, I'm feeling jealous! Rear wing...

Nice bike, I'm feeling jealous!

Rear wing nuts are no problem if you keep the threads and integral lockwasher well-lubricated, which is critical to their correct operation.

Be sure to use torch...
12-05-21, 09:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,071
Posted By ejw

Shifters and derailleurs. The front and rear are...

Shifters and derailleurs. The front and rear are early Records. The front, with no slit in the cable stop. In the rear you can see the non-toothed, ball bearinged, steel jockey wheel at the bottom....
12-05-21, 09:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,071
Posted By ejw

The Thrift Store Italian Pt2 Details

Thanks all for your input. I’m too sentimental to part out the Fiorelli, and it seems it’s a reasonably unique example of that period. I decided to do a conservative restoration. But first, I...
11-29-21, 07:09 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,446
Posted By Kilroy1988

My Uncle's Restored 1972 Raleigh Professional

Hello folks,

A couple years ago I acquired my uncle's 1972 Raleigh Professional, which he rode for well over a decade and left with virtually no original parts - even the fork was a replacement...
11-29-21, 10:30 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 6,535
Posted By Doug Fattic

A shortish history of modern American frame builders

The general population of adult Americans did not ride bicycles until the bike boom of 1970. Before then they were for kids to get around until they finally got their driverís license. I saw my 1st...
11-28-21, 05:00 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,913
Posted By 75lechamp

Build Complete!

Completed the build on this International - glued up the tubies and went for a ride!

...
11-27-21, 03:35 PM
Replies: 73,962
Views: 12,017,105
Posted By cb400bill

A decent looking World Voyageur rider - $350 in...

A decent looking World Voyageur rider - $350 in Cleveland

https://cleveland.craigslist.org/bik/d/cleveland-vintage-schwinn-world-voyageur/7412869680.html
...
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