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03-03-24, 09:46 AM
Replies: 11
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Posted By SpeedofLite

50 Years Ago: March 1974 in Bicycling! magazine

Articles/columns included are:
"Solo Journey" - Oberlin, OH to Boston, MA
QUESTION MAN

The following articles from this issue were posted previously:
ROAD TEST - TELEDYNE Titan Titanium Frame...
03-01-24, 12:15 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 168
Posted By mhespenheide

Judging from the picture, that looks like a...

Judging from the picture, that looks like a Shimano 8/9/10 speed freehub. You can also use an 11-34 11-speed cassette and some other "mountain bike" 11-speed cassettes.
02-24-24, 01:43 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,185
Posted By Portlandjim

"Barn Find" Merz bike RB057

I just returned from Portland, to visit my son Carter and his family but also to pick up this Merz bike. The customer I ​​made if for in 1975 had knee problems that meant he couldn't ride bikes after...
02-23-24, 03:02 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 423
Posted By Andy_K

It depends on the geometry, but with the right...

It depends on the geometry, but with the right amount of trail you don't feel the bags low and on the front at all.
02-21-24, 08:40 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,152
Posted By jPrichard10

My first Merz

This has hung in a local co-op for quite some time. I knew I couldn't swing the hefty price tag, but always checked it out since it's my size (size NBA) and a piece of local and international bike...
02-19-24, 10:32 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,227
Posted By Robvolz

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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02-06-24, 04:09 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 801
Posted By iab

10.2kg/22.5 pounds as pictured.

10.2kg/22.5 pounds as pictured.
02-05-24, 07:07 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 801
Posted By iab

1939~ Paglianti

Some of you may be familiar with this thread, https://www.bikeforums.net/classic-vintage/1227180-i-bought-dropouts.html . And after swearing off ever restoring another bike, I am complete with this...
02-03-24, 07:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 520
Posted By cocoabeachcrab

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/443x443/anotherbike_487c3ee4b9a4d40ecab028abd82a8cdbff485484.jpg
uh-oh
02-01-24, 10:59 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 330
Posted By notgr

As one of said friends, I will definitely be...

As one of said friends, I will definitely be there! I also want to add that all of the Tulsa Tough crew are excited for this category and want to make it something special. The event/organization's...
01-29-24, 02:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 330
Posted By dbhouston

Tulsa Tough Classico Classification, Sunday, June 9

https://www.tulsatough.com/the-classico

Tulsa Tough is already a great cycling weekend in Tulsa. It is best known for three days/nights of crit racing in and around downtown, but it also includes...
01-26-24, 05:26 PM
Replies: 15,392
Views: 4,026,669
Posted By merziac

1 of the 2 for water/fuel bottle etc. ;) ...

1 of the 2 for water/fuel bottle etc. ;)

See pic #4
01-26-24, 11:07 AM
Replies: 15,392
Views: 4,026,669
Posted By Lumpy Jones

Gifted from a friend who found it at his local...

Gifted from a friend who found it at his local dump. I’d like to put some canti brakes on it. 700c wheels I think are original, I’ve heard that if it had been a wheel conversion from 27” to 700c it...
01-23-24, 07:17 AM
Replies: 178
Views: 61,056
Posted By 1oldtrackie

1977 Plum Vainqueur ... I sold this to a guy...

1977 Plum Vainqueur ...

I sold this to a guy in the U.K. over 10 years ago and regretted it. I've been looking for the bike ever since and still no luck.
...
01-14-24, 12:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 420
Posted By Chombi1

I like the looks of the Super Aero rims with tan...

I like the looks of the Super Aero rims with tan wall tubulars.the most.:thumb:
01-14-24, 07:54 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,952
Posted By Haffassa Tempt

I had asked Bruce and he said he didn't remember...

I had asked Bruce and he said he didn't remember how many were produced. I've heard about 200 and about 400. Given how few I've seen since I bought mine in 1989, I suspect the number is somewhere...
01-12-24, 02:31 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,123
Posted By madpogue

🎶I see a Hard Rock and I want to paint it orange....

🎶I see a Hard Rock and I want to paint it orange. I have no taste in bikes, I want it to turn orange....🎶
01-04-24, 02:57 AM
Replies: 8,293
Views: 3,067,248
Posted By RiddleOfSteel

I changed out my 9-speed down tube shifters for a...

I changed out my 9-speed down tube shifters for a Shimergo setup and now my '84 Trek 620 gets to be in this club! The impetus for this was keeping (yet upgrading) a recently-acquired '83 Trek 560 in...
01-02-24, 12:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 590
Posted By SpeedofLite

A Thousand Fathers - Early History of the Rear Derailleur

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1440x2000/bicycle_guide_mar_1990_a_thousand_fathers_history_of_the_derailleur_part_1_p70_75p_d3739bacc26ccf0f990436c5a2578b8ecdcee889.jpg
...
12-25-23, 06:55 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,269
Posted By thinktubes

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/53420150752_9b...

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/53420150752_9b8b7e15c8_h.jpg
12-25-23, 06:32 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,269
Posted By cb400bill

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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12-25-23, 12:06 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,269
Posted By non-fixie

Not bike-related, but this pleased me no end. My...

Not bike-related, but this pleased me no end. My sister sent me a picture I don't remember having been taken.

13 year-old me, trying to look cool:
...
12-04-23, 02:47 AM
Replies: 241
Views: 13,381
Posted By P!N20

Consequence of living with Rob

Consequence of living with Rob
12-03-23, 04:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 519
Posted By MaxKatt

My family on bikes in 1942.

Found clearing out a relative's house. My maternal Grand Aunts & Uncle... Ruth, Beulah, and Roy Werkheiser from Stroudsburg, PA in 1942. Zero story on the photo, and nobody left to ask. They...
12-02-23, 11:37 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,193
Posted By jjhabbs

Bike pron. I rebuilt my repaired 88 Schwinn Paramount with Gold parts

I had this frameset repaired at Waterford after seeing a massive scratch on the downtube. Check out this very unique modified C-Record group on this thing! It's one of a kind. click the pic to see...
11-01-23, 01:35 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 710
Posted By Jimbo1983

The Bontrager Flare RT is a good one, very bright...

The Bontrager Flare RT is a good one, very bright too. https://www.trekbikes.com/us/en_US/equipment/bike-accessories/bike-lights/bike-rear-lights/bontrager-flare-rt-rear-bike-light/p/23999/
10-30-23, 02:35 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 541
Posted By merziac

PSA, Conti GP 5000's

$48 each @ BTD, free ship on 2 and VIP points.

https://www.biketiresdirect.com/product/continental-grand-prix-5000-road-tire
10-27-23, 06:59 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 13,381
Posted By Robvolz

Back to the bike… Jeff came down with some...

Back to the bike…

Jeff came down with some NOS star washers for the brakes.

...
10-26-23, 07:14 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 13,381
Posted By Robvolz

Polished the seat post. Shiny like Valhalla. ...

Polished the seat post. Shiny like Valhalla.

too much?

or not enough?

...
10-26-23, 09:56 AM
Replies: 241
Views: 13,381
Posted By Robvolz

Wait, What?? There are yellow tires? Nope, I...

Wait, What?? There are yellow tires?

Nope, I quick stop at *****'s (Bike Recyclery) on the way to work and I have some perfect grey cable housing.

Edit: whoa, Z e l l a is a moderated word?...
10-20-23, 08:06 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,600
Posted By albrt

I still wanna know about the Wonder Bread gasket....

I still wanna know about the Wonder Bread gasket. Are we making it out of bread or out of the plastic bag?

If we're using the bag, does it matter which color circle you cut out?
...
10-20-23, 09:37 AM
Replies: 82,637
Views: 13,916,836
Posted By rekmeyata

https://southbend.craigslist.org/bik/d/south-bend-...

https://southbend.craigslist.org/bik/d/south-bend-1985-peugeot-56-cm-road-bike/7662586889.html

https://images.craigslist.org/00X0X_hCeRpWft1bh_0CI0t2_600x450.jpg

I believe this is a 86 or 87...
10-18-23, 03:40 AM
Replies: 8,293
Views: 3,067,248
Posted By botty kayer

This is perhaps the least rowdy paint scheme of...

This is perhaps the least rowdy paint scheme of any of my bikes, and Denti is a lesser known brand, but beneath the one color Azzurri blue paint, the frame has a number of nice details. Frame is made...
10-18-23, 12:53 AM
Replies: 1,118
Views: 322,310
Posted By DavidBrussels

Honest answer, I was waiting on the campag...

Honest answer, I was waiting on the campag adjuster screws and then though, “why not try without”.
10-17-23, 09:47 AM
Replies: 1,118
Views: 322,310
Posted By eljayski

and my tecno

new build, 2023

the horses across the top tube are neat, I think. Monkitoucher's (above) has them, too....
10-16-23, 04:25 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 386
Posted By georges1

new arrival, 1999 cannondale caad4 back up frame

Good Morning

Sometimes you don't think twice, as I haven't seen till yet the completed repair of the Daccordi frame and how it has been repainted, I decided to purchase a back up frame , my choice...
10-15-23, 11:54 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,750
Posted By mackgoo

Look what I found

Hope to be riding it in the next few weeks or so. Found the paper in the BB. That always makes it interesting.
...
10-12-23, 04:53 PM
Replies: 452
Views: 49,321
Posted By steelbikeguy

well, on these roads, I probably saw as many deer...

well, on these roads, I probably saw as many deer as cars. :)

a photo from Bouquet road, about six years ago...
https://live.staticflickr.com/4487/26247254669_aa378b7df0_c_d.jpg

There are...
10-11-23, 03:20 PM
Replies: 1,118
Views: 322,310
Posted By DavidBrussels

Almost completed, my as confirmed by Irio, 1974...

Almost completed, my as confirmed by Irio, 1974 Tommasini built for the team sponsored by the Ballini cycles shop in Livorno.

The frame is stencilled rather than using a transfer.

Inspired by...
10-06-23, 02:24 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 905
Posted By tkamd73

So rather than wait for tomorrow, you decided to...

So rather than wait for tomorrow, you decided to also pass the pins and needles to us, Thanks! Can’t wait for some pics, to include one of the inside of the tree house, before you start grabbing!😀...
10-03-23, 06:54 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 787
Posted By madpogue

Unless there's something I'm unaware of,...

Unless there's something I'm unaware of, "tubeless" does not refer just to the tire. The rim has to be designed to allow the airtight seal of a tubeless tire. Old-school 27" rims were never imagined...
09-28-23, 10:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 547
Posted By mstateglfr

37 or 38mm actual width slick fast rolling tire...

37 or 38mm actual width slick fast rolling tire would be my preference.

Panaracer GravelKing slick. Comes in multiple widths. Smooth tire that is a good mix of fast rolling, weight, and price.
...
09-28-23, 01:27 PM
Replies: 571
Views: 120,667
Posted By Ged117

A Tale of Two Voyageurs

I've waited years for a local Voyageur in my size to pop up. Enter this 1988, in "needs some work" condition, with its original equipment intact, including the Wolber rims. I really just wanted the...
09-25-23, 01:05 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,699
Posted By seagrade

To each their own, but what works for me is...

To each their own, but what works for me is setting up each bicycle such that I could ride it for five or six hours if I choose to, and try to do that with each a few times a season. Beyond that it’s...
09-14-23, 08:10 PM
Replies: 571
Views: 120,667
Posted By rgvg

Picked up Voyageur #2 on my lunch break today. It...

Picked up Voyageur #2 on my lunch break today. It first came up on fb a few months ago but the price was a bit high. After a few months the price just about halved so I inquired about it. I was...
09-04-23, 08:49 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,134
Posted By droppedandlost

8 is my friction limit, and even that gets...

8 is my friction limit, and even that gets tiresome
08-27-23, 07:35 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 781
Posted By bikingshearer

We all should have listened to Diane Armstrong 30...

We all should have listened to Diane Armstrong 30 years ago . . . .
08-27-23, 06:40 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 781
Posted By SpeedofLite

30 Years Ago: August 1993 in Bicycling magazine

Articles/Columns included in this post are:
LETTERS
QUICK RELEASES
PACELINE
OFF THE BACK -- Ultrafright Parts (the immediate and long-term risk of ultralight parts)

I'll post Road Test/Bike...
08-27-23, 01:58 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,708
Posted By abdon

It think it is mighty stupid to try to argue that...

It think it is mighty stupid to try to argue that there is one particular saddle angle that is ideal for every saddle, every geometry, every riding style, and everybody.
08-25-23, 08:13 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 823
Posted By base2

The ergonomics of those hoods and bars with the...

The ergonomics of those hoods and bars with the big sweepy-swoopy would drive me nuts. If it were me I'd swap for some modern 31.8 ergo bars and an Innicycle headset to allow a threadless stem.
...
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