Go Back  Bike Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

Notices
Search: Posts Made By: 1989Pre
Showing results 1 to 18 of 18
Search took 0.12 seconds.
09-02-21, 05:12 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 887
Posted By 1989Pre

I think participating in any large event, either...

I think participating in any large event, either in Sussex or San Robles, is folly right now, especially if we have to travel, but even if we don't, being in the slipstream of multiple riders, for an...
08-29-21, 05:11 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 887
Posted By 1989Pre

I see the biggest impediment to a larger and...

I see the biggest impediment to a larger and better L'Eroica (U.S.) event as the riders, themselves. Enthusiasm for, and the consistent riding of, vintage bikes should be much more prevalent, but as...
06-21-21, 08:05 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,020
Posted By 1989Pre

I don't think that mattered to the driver. Either...

I don't think that mattered to the driver. Either that, or he was unaware.
Do you really think someone like that cares about others he doesn't know?
05-28-21, 01:01 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,713
Posted By 1989Pre

Bikebikebike, We're glad you survived that...

Bikebikebike, We're glad you survived that malfunction. I had a frame pump (relatively valuable Bluemels) fall off from having inadequate length/tension.
It smashed as I rode over it, but didn't...
04-27-21, 08:00 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,143
Posted By 1989Pre

Andrew, Yes, those are the correct specs. I'll...

Andrew, Yes, those are the correct specs. I'll make sure I ask about the threading if I buy something.

Thook, I tried two different axle nuts (both of which worked fine on it before). I'll try to...
10-04-20, 03:47 PM
Replies: 164
Views: 20,965
Posted By 1989Pre

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/p6210004_650bb19241393edc3e1973d1233a47d34ffb3c7f.jpg
09-30-20, 02:46 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 39,242
Posted By 1989Pre

1963 Freddie Grubb Routier. 8-speed. Super...

1963 Freddie Grubb Routier. 8-speed. Super Champions on BH Eurekas.



https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/640x480/spearpoint_a38d40bca2795c77c992fb4b5fbbd2d023b921b2.jpg...
09-28-20, 06:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,400
Posted By 1989Pre

Elswick Team 1958: ...

Elswick Team 1958:
https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/960x798/elswick_team_58_56ea9abab34d7829a4f740d11431f8548fe687c0.jpg
09-27-20, 01:26 PM
Replies: 25,114
Views: 3,166,753
Posted By 1989Pre

Here are some picture of my new bike, a Rudge...

Here are some picture of my new bike, a Rudge Sports from 1962. I have wanted an English 3-speed for a long time, ever since 1985 when I got to briefly ride a 1960 Raleigh Sports. I thought, at that...
09-26-20, 06:25 PM
Replies: 3,495
Views: 860,541
Posted By 1989Pre

Thanks so much, Juvela! I appreciate the help....

Thanks so much, Juvela! I appreciate the help. Yes, I agree that Huret would be a better match, and I am thinking seriously about purchasing a Super Touring rear derailleur. The rubber shifter hoods...
09-24-20, 11:37 AM
Replies: 3,495
Views: 860,541
Posted By 1989Pre

To Polymorphself: Not only does...

To Polymorphself:

Not only does it look great, but with that Stronglight 93, it should be fast!
09-24-20, 04:16 AM
Replies: 3,495
Views: 860,541
Posted By 1989Pre

At the beginning of this year, I was looking for...

At the beginning of this year, I was looking for a frame that is an early example of Vitus, so targeted the 172. One of the frames I found was from a reknowned St. Etienne builder called Manufrance....
08-03-20, 05:25 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 9,066
Posted By 1989Pre

Raleigh Grand Prix. ...

Raleigh Grand Prix.
https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/grand_prix_in_hawaii_9645cc410dd430f6f83821266e7cc32d4e3c13d6.jpg
My first foray out of Schwinn hell.
07-30-20, 07:52 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 542
Posted By 1989Pre

Yes, it is a 1992. First and fifth digit...

Yes, it is a 1992. First and fifth digit indicates year of manufacture. (cable housing entry through left side of top tube confirms '88-and later).
It was made on the one-hundredth day of the year...
07-30-20, 04:02 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,235
Posted By 1989Pre

I have both, but have decided that the risk of...

I have both, but have decided that the risk of re-chargeable (U.S.B) lights are a risk.
If you get caught out at night on a pitch-black country road that is infested with
mosquitoes and your U.S.B...
01-03-20, 06:47 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,294
Posted By 1989Pre

Janet Koval Case

Has anyone heard of an outcome or progress on the Janet Koval Lawsuit?
First and foremost, we are wondering if she has healed, and then, we need to
ask if this suit has been settled out-of-court...
09-06-19, 12:10 PM
Replies: 272
Views: 30,068
Posted By 1989Pre

Cyclist rides in breakdown lane and we are not...

Cyclist rides in breakdown lane and we are not having this discussion. When did it become safe to ride in the travel lane of an interstate?
02-24-17, 06:13 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 15,384
Posted By 1989Pre

Do the owners of these bikes consider them...

Do the owners of these bikes consider them "disposeable" and replaceable? S.F. has a lot of crooks wheedling around the financial district, knob hill, russian hill and north beach. South of Market?...
Showing results 1 to 18 of 18


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright 2021 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.