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08-01-21, 10:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 342
Posted By Drillium Dude

I see Campy 1010a long rear DOs, which suggests...

I see Campy 1010a long rear DOs, which suggests early-mid 70s. Is the frame designed for nutted or recessed brakes? Whatever year, I prefer this fork crown to later offerings.

Is the paint really...
08-01-21, 12:47 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 701
Posted By Drillium Dude

Clarification of my post: I don't think it's a...

Clarification of my post: I don't think it's a Colnago Sport, either, based upon the details in the photos provided.

What could it be? Search me. Not enough signature details to point to any...
08-01-21, 12:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 375
Posted By Drillium Dude

Second pair spoken for. Thanks, guys :) ...

Second pair spoken for.

Thanks, guys :)

DD
07-31-21, 10:06 PM
Replies: 17,603
Views: 1,930,836
Posted By Drillium Dude

If those are in the neighborhood of 296mm, I...

If those are in the neighborhood of 296mm, I would be very interested. My LBS had little in the way of period replacement for the Wheelsmith double-butted spokes in the Davidson's wheelset - so the...
07-31-21, 01:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 375
Posted By Drillium Dude

First pair is spoken for. DD

First pair is spoken for.

DD
07-31-21, 12:09 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 701
Posted By Drillium Dude

Not a Colnago. Fork is not original to the frame,...

Not a Colnago. Fork is not original to the frame, either - note the different stay/fork end transition treatments.

DD
07-31-21, 11:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 375
Posted By Drillium Dude

Price drop. Ebay next :) DD

Price drop. Ebay next :)

DD
07-30-21, 01:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 375
Posted By Drillium Dude

Suntour Superbe Brake Levers 2 Pairs

First pair - SOLD

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07-30-21, 12:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 181
Posted By Drillium Dude

I wish these were 3 sizes bigger... Best...

I wish these were 3 sizes bigger...

Best touring shoes ever. I'm working my way through my 3rd pair (mail-ordered from Riv back in the early 2000s, too!). Nice and stiff soles for power transfer...
07-29-21, 11:55 PM
Replies: 17,603
Views: 1,930,836
Posted By Drillium Dude

Different bike, opposite wheel - but still...

Different bike, opposite wheel - but still another spoke breakage:

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On the plus...
07-28-21, 11:49 PM
Replies: 20,459
Views: 3,523,474
Posted By Drillium Dude

Those are reflectors? I thought they were solar...

Those are reflectors? I thought they were solar panels powering that little motor on the driveside of the front wheel :)

DD
07-28-21, 01:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 345
Posted By Drillium Dude

Thanks to Shrevvy for coming to the rescue with...

Thanks to Shrevvy for coming to the rescue with the hub pictured above :)

DD
07-28-21, 12:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 345
Posted By Drillium Dude

I could clean that up, no problem. How do the...

I could clean that up, no problem. How do the bearings feel? If they're smooth, sounds like a deal - thanks!

DD
07-27-21, 12:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 345
Posted By Drillium Dude

I should add that I'll also consider a shell as...

I should add that I'll also consider a shell as long as the bearing races are present and clean; 32h is still a requirement.

DD
07-25-21, 09:52 PM
Replies: 17,603
Views: 1,930,836
Posted By Drillium Dude

Please, before you take off the Records and mount...

Please, before you take off the Records and mount the Paselas, put the bike in a really low gear and see if you can peel out, leaving some of the old, crumbling tread on the road. And take pics :)
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07-25-21, 05:53 PM
Replies: 17,603
Views: 1,930,836
Posted By Drillium Dude

Ominous skies make for some of the best photos! ...

Ominous skies make for some of the best photos!

DD
07-25-21, 01:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 345
Posted By Drillium Dude

WTB 32 Hole Campy Record Rear Hub

This happened the other day; a Campy Hi-Low rear hub:

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I'd like to pull the...
07-24-21, 10:29 PM
Replies: 767
Views: 74,716
Posted By Drillium Dude

Borked partz iz artz? ...

Borked partz iz artz?

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DD
07-24-21, 05:16 PM
Replies: 250
Views: 11,114
Posted By Drillium Dude

Lake CDA is nice if it isn't too crowded - and...

Lake CDA is nice if it isn't too crowded - and the water feels nice!

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07-24-21, 04:21 PM
Replies: 17,603
Views: 1,930,836
Posted By Drillium Dude

Wow! Did you discover that during the ride? They...

Wow! Did you discover that during the ride? They do appear past their prime, huh?

Call me crazy, but for sure I wouldn't roll out of the house on a tire which looked as if it were about to lose a...
07-24-21, 04:06 PM
Replies: 1,156
Views: 124,351
Posted By Drillium Dude

I had thought of that, too, but the driver did...

I had thought of that, too, but the driver did seem genuinely confused and was only doing about 5mph because they'd figured out they were on a bike lane. In addition, only 2 weeks ago on my last run...
07-24-21, 03:51 PM
Replies: 17,603
Views: 1,930,836
Posted By Drillium Dude

Had a spoke failure at the nipple when about 5...

Had a spoke failure at the nipple when about 5 miles into Friday's ride (Colnago). I bent it a little bit so as to trap it between a couple neighboring spokes. Got home safely at very low speed; this...
07-22-21, 11:50 PM
Replies: 1,156
Views: 124,351
Posted By Drillium Dude

Pretty sure this vehicle is motorized: ...

Pretty sure this vehicle is motorized:

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1024x878/image_72b1de52b2d8e14facccad2c4ae87ceac490edb8.png

Note he's looking out the window to his...
07-22-21, 10:43 PM
Replies: 17,603
Views: 1,930,836
Posted By Drillium Dude

JRA today, but still got 50+ in the process....

JRA today, but still got 50+ in the process. First ride on the Casati in forever - enjoy!
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07-20-21, 05:13 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 404
Posted By Drillium Dude

I'm assuming by thin you mean the actual...

I'm assuming by thin you mean the actual thickness of tape? If so, I agree: the stuff is really thin compared to modern Newbaum's, for instance. And, of course, the overall length is shorter, too;...
07-20-21, 12:23 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 5,893
Posted By Drillium Dude

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DD
07-20-21, 12:13 AM
Replies: 17,603
Views: 1,930,836
Posted By Drillium Dude

After 21 straight days of riding I took Sunday...

After 21 straight days of riding I took Sunday off, then got back to it today with 30 on the Colnago. No, the route's not as steep as it seems in the first pic :)
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07-19-21, 12:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 264
Posted By Drillium Dude

Okay, I guess it's a 6mm? I didn't actually...

Okay, I guess it's a 6mm? I didn't actually measure mine, but I did check to see if it fit all my Cinelli stem bolts - and it does. So there's that :)

Now I look at your pic I wonder if a pedal...
07-19-21, 03:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 264
Posted By Drillium Dude

Looks complete but for the special bendy-wrench...

Looks complete but for the special bendy-wrench for the two-bolt Record seat post. The hex key portion of the T-wrench is the correct 7mm size for a Cinelli stem bolt.

Although I wonder, would a...
07-18-21, 03:45 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,242
Posted By Drillium Dude

Exactly. Let's all enjoy some nice things :) ...

Exactly. Let's all enjoy some nice things :)

Top of Colnago's line in 1983, the Nuovo Mexico - the pantographing puts it over the top of all my other rides:
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07-18-21, 11:50 AM
Replies: 17,603
Views: 1,930,836
Posted By Drillium Dude

Yes, it was - and also member Wildwood , too....

Yes, it was - and also member Wildwood , too. Happy Birthday to you both - here's to many more, with many more miles of cycling along the way :thumb:

DD
07-17-21, 11:11 PM
Replies: 17,603
Views: 1,930,836
Posted By Drillium Dude

For my birthday I'd wanted to do a century on...

For my birthday I'd wanted to do a century on five different bikes; I got 80% of the way to my goal but ran out of daylight :)

Started with tubulars and some tight gearing:
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07-15-21, 02:28 PM
Replies: 17,603
Views: 1,930,836
Posted By Drillium Dude

Just an old point/shoot Canon PowerShot SD790 IS....

Just an old point/shoot Canon PowerShot SD790 IS. Always been a fan of Canon's Elph series; this one replaces a 520HS. So far, I'm very happy with the image quality - but I miss the 12x zoom of the...
07-14-21, 09:40 PM
Replies: 17,603
Views: 1,930,836
Posted By Drillium Dude

Tested out both my new camera and the new...

Tested out both my new camera and the new non-indexed approach to shifting the Davidson's FD. Beautiful day for around 40 miles of smooth trail with little wind in either direction. The FD shifts...
07-12-21, 10:34 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,089
Posted By Drillium Dude

The nod is likely to go to the 2002 Davidson. It...

The nod is likely to go to the 2002 Davidson. It won't garner enough points to receive a Heroic stamp, but no matter. I took care of that in my only other appearance (Cino 2014) with the Colnago...
07-12-21, 12:54 AM
Replies: 306
Views: 23,852
Posted By Drillium Dude

We get a lot of that, too - of course, without it...

We get a lot of that, too - of course, without it there wouldn't be any of that beautiful greenery :)

When the rain stops the PNW has a lot to offer:
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07-11-21, 09:38 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 648
Posted By Drillium Dude

Nitpicker that I am, that detail didn't escape my...

Nitpicker that I am, that detail didn't escape my attention, either. However, I've come to the conclusion it's a Mavic QR lever and believe he must have had a flat at some point in the stage...
Replies: 6
Views: 295
Posted By Drillium Dude

Gios Super Record, built with Columbus SL tubing...

Gios Super Record, built with Columbus SL tubing and probably from around '79 -'80 based on the position of the gear cable guides on top of the shell and the fact the DS rear DO is drilled for a...
Replies: 77
Views: 4,604
Posted By Drillium Dude

what DD

what

DD
07-06-21, 04:32 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 736
Posted By Drillium Dude

Fantastic work Roger M ! DD

Fantastic work Roger M !

DD
07-06-21, 04:18 PM
Replies: 767
Views: 74,716
Posted By Drillium Dude

Clicking on the link gives me "page not found"....

Clicking on the link gives me "page not found". Is the site still having glitches, I wonder?

DD
07-06-21, 03:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 666
Posted By Drillium Dude

I'm interested in a pair of the 25s, but would...

I'm interested in a pair of the 25s, but would need to know the PSI range marked on the sidewall. Thank you!

DD
07-06-21, 03:49 PM
Replies: 2,442
Views: 255,381
Posted By Drillium Dude

2021 hasn't been too kind to we C&V cat lovers;...

2021 hasn't been too kind to we C&V cat lovers; scarlson , beautiful gesture there at the end. Hang in there!

DD
07-05-21, 10:26 PM
Replies: 17,603
Views: 1,930,836
Posted By Drillium Dude

First Cino preparation ride on the Iron Horse...

First Cino preparation ride on the Iron Horse trail with Alex Moll, northbend and a few other locals. We got going around 1030; little wind, misty, foggy and cool. The sun broke through about the...
07-04-21, 08:52 PM
Replies: 2,442
Views: 255,381
Posted By Drillium Dude

Another 9th life ends...so sorry for your loss,...

Another 9th life ends...so sorry for your loss, KenCT . She looked like a fine house queen :)

DD
07-04-21, 07:25 PM
Replies: 463
Views: 147,371
Posted By Drillium Dude

Daily driver: ...

Daily driver:

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DD
07-03-21, 10:38 PM
Replies: 250
Views: 11,114
Posted By Drillium Dude

Thank you for bringing extra lighting - I'd need...

Thank you for bringing extra lighting - I'd need something better than what I've got, for sure. The red blinky works fine, but it's white counterpart does little to cut the darkness in there. If Bob...
07-03-21, 03:53 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,125
Posted By Drillium Dude

Yup, something funny's going on. Hardly able to...

Yup, something funny's going on. Hardly able to move from page to page...time for a bike ride!

DD
07-03-21, 12:45 AM
Replies: 250
Views: 11,114
Posted By Drillium Dude

For any of you wanting a check-ride, myself and...

For any of you wanting a check-ride, myself and some local Cino riders will be riding up to the Hyak Tunnel via Iron Horse Trail on Monday the 5th. Meet at the Rattlesnake Lake parking lot at 10;...
07-01-21, 02:02 PM
Replies: 250
Views: 11,114
Posted By Drillium Dude

Great idea to bring spare bits and pieces...

Great idea to bring spare bits and pieces (especially chainring bolts!), and I'd also suggest some tire boot material. I flatted at the bottom of the big descent on Day 1 (immediately following...
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