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08-13-22, 11:31 PM
Replies: 19,266
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Posted By Wildwood

yes. Baby blue not anything else. ...

yes. Baby blue not anything else.

Englishman's jersey on an Italian bike. But the colors worked, who reads jerseys?
08-13-22, 06:22 PM
Replies: 26,355
Views: 2,844,659
Posted By Wildwood

Yeah, too nice to stay indoors. Lower Sat traffic...

Yeah, too nice to stay indoors. Lower Sat traffic and a bit more relaxed on our 2 lanes

...
08-13-22, 04:04 PM
Replies: 19,266
Views: 2,422,571
Posted By Wildwood

Always grateful to post this thread

Such a nice day (staying on pavement) deserves a vintage race bike. Even a stitched Flite I have yet to change was not an axxhatchet over ~20 mi.
...
08-13-22, 09:41 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 510
Posted By Wildwood

You need wider tires than 28mm on the vintage...

You need wider tires than 28mm on the vintage Nishiki for that kind of gravel! ;) :roflmao2:
08-12-22, 07:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 258
Posted By Wildwood

When I was your age, after a 'hard' day = a...

When I was your age, after a 'hard' day = a 'rest' day was off the bike and just the lighter work around the house & garden. Mileage was around 100/wk in 3 or 4 rides, almost every one with hills.
...
08-11-22, 09:58 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 398
Posted By Wildwood

With a 5mm saddle height above seat tube , I...

With a 5mm saddle height above seat tube , I might make it work. :twitchy: Who needs a seat post? :D Butt, without a top tube measurement = I'm outa here. :roflmao2:
08-10-22, 11:22 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 634
Posted By Wildwood

Here's the last pair I bought, bib shorts. It...

Here's the last pair I bought, bib shorts. It was a close-out special, but liked them enough to pay the full price next time (if I have to).

2022 One Love Stylee Band Bibs - Men/Unisex-14x – ONE...
08-10-22, 10:36 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 510
Posted By Wildwood

'Wider is faster' depends on the 2 tires...

'Wider is faster' depends on the 2 tires compared, inflated pressure and the road surface ridden.

25 or 27mm should be faster than 23s on paved road conditions, but some people have extrapolated...
08-10-22, 10:18 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,478
Posted By Wildwood

Waiting for a tpu tubular tire. Did I miss it?

Waiting for a tpu tubular tire.
Did I miss it?
08-09-22, 05:05 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 1,744
Posted By Wildwood

Comparing the two is an apples to oranges thing -...

Comparing the two is an apples to oranges thing - pick a fruit, one will always seem preferred over the other.
08-08-22, 11:12 PM
Replies: 750
Views: 78,052
Posted By Wildwood

Drink local, buy local, Seattle single malt,...

Drink local, buy local, Seattle
single malt, sherry cask finished
...
08-08-22, 02:41 PM
Replies: 983
Views: 194,041
Posted By Wildwood

Jimmy John's at lunch time - Seattle. ...

Jimmy John's at lunch time - Seattle.

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08-08-22, 02:22 PM
Replies: 2,530
Views: 895,391
Posted By Wildwood

Stylish - always been good at it,....... hehehe. ...

Stylish - always been good at it,....... hehehe. Especially on a chilly day.
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08-08-22, 02:14 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 1,682
Posted By Wildwood

I know we are not so mtn bike focused, but...

I know we are not so mtn bike focused,
but 'bikes and icons'..... well,....
heck, he just like to Smile, Ride hard and Laugh out Loud....
08-08-22, 12:25 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 646
Posted By Wildwood

Love the title. Stay off Craig’s, faceBooked,...

Love the title.
Stay off Craig’s, faceBooked, etc. = too much to buy at the $100 level - bikes, parts and novel ideas.
08-08-22, 09:34 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 1,682
Posted By Wildwood

edit: Nutters are more relaxed. Top hats are...

edit: Nutters are more relaxed. Top hats are cool. Monocles not so much.
Khakis and collared on a large Grandis, classic (iconic) BFer too, IMHO....
08-08-22, 12:25 AM
Replies: 2,386
Views: 288,558
Posted By Wildwood

No. But I was an over-gluer, and managed 2...

No.
But I was an over-gluer, and managed 2 during rides in last few years.

What do I not know, and hope never to suffer?
08-07-22, 08:40 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 1,682
Posted By Wildwood

Sailor memories.... ...

Sailor memories....
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08-07-22, 08:36 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 1,682
Posted By Wildwood

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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Mt. Rainier
08-07-22, 07:56 PM
Replies: 2,386
Views: 288,558
Posted By Wildwood

With all the bikes I'm running I'm not afraid to...

With all the bikes I'm running I'm not afraid to confess a soft spot for Rally tires. The cotton casing gives a nice damped ride, imo. A new set going on a touring Rickert.

My only current...
08-07-22, 07:37 PM
Replies: 2,530
Views: 895,391
Posted By Wildwood

Yeah - I should move to Norway. anyway - a...

Yeah - I should move to Norway.

anyway - a bit skinnier, but still here and riding again this summer.
...
08-07-22, 07:14 PM
Replies: 19,266
Views: 2,422,571
Posted By Wildwood

Always grateful to post this thread

Just a ride. But full sun and hot. Took a triple.
...
08-07-22, 07:04 PM
Replies: 26,355
Views: 2,844,659
Posted By Wildwood

Thought I should kinda test myself in full sun...

Thought I should kinda test myself in full sun and hot (for us) temps with little shade. Savior was a bit of breeze for shady stops.
...
08-07-22, 12:03 PM
Replies: 19,266
Views: 2,422,571
Posted By Wildwood

thanks. Purchased a few things there. Always...

thanks.
Purchased a few things there. Always pleased w/ the products.

I get her emails, but have been avoiding the 'buying sites'. But I know where to find and fit 2 pair now.

Eclecticism...
Forum: Foo
08-07-22, 11:12 AM
Replies: 5,550
Views: 518,407
Posted By Wildwood

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

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08-07-22, 09:55 AM
Replies: 19,266
Views: 2,422,571
Posted By Wildwood

Cherry tomato is so eclectic it should run 1...

Cherry tomato is so eclectic it should run 1 clincher and 1 tubular, just to maintain the reality of diversity hung on the frame. :love: :thumb:

edit: Where does one source blue brake bumpers for...
08-07-22, 08:20 AM
Replies: 19,266
Views: 2,422,571
Posted By Wildwood

Tubular spare for clinchers.

Tubular spare for clinchers.
08-06-22, 02:14 PM
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Views: 2,422,571
Posted By Wildwood

Always thankful to post this thread

Been getting in a lot of shorter rides (8 -10mi) on the vintage bikes, refining saddle selection. :thumb: A few long rides on the trails. Encouraged to downsize, but they still make me smile - like...
07-31-22, 10:19 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 3,499
Posted By Wildwood

I remember a former BF'er who would love :love:...

I remember a former BF'er who would love :love: this thread. Didn’t post much in 50+, tho qualified.
I think he made a few t-shirts.
...
07-26-22, 01:46 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,251
Posted By Wildwood

Sad. Early 60's. RIP

Sad. Early 60's.
RIP
07-20-22, 11:40 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,082
Posted By Wildwood

Unicorns - at the right price my breeding herd is...

Unicorns - at the right price my breeding herd is available. :p.
07-20-22, 11:25 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 196
Posted By Wildwood

USA Criterium Series race in SLC -

'Inherently dangerous' racing and 'disrespect': L39ION withdraws from Salt Lake Criterium following brawl - VeloNews.com...
07-12-22, 11:30 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 2,261
Posted By Wildwood

Or, closely inspecting a defect in his...

Or,
closely inspecting a defect in his investment cast crown.
A Buddha bummer to be contemplated.
07-12-22, 06:34 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 2,261
Posted By Wildwood

Mass produced Soul or CNC'd Soul seems a stretch....

Mass produced Soul or CNC'd Soul seems a stretch. Maybe, Soul must be bestowed instead of produced.

Titanium - not a scam if purchased used at a good price. :thumb:

Heck....We all know tires +...
07-12-22, 04:48 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 2,261
Posted By Wildwood

This is one thread where I have to agree with...

This is one thread where I have to agree with almost every post. Not sure that matters.

the issue with Soul. Soul comes not exclusively from material or time; the bike's creation, how much...
07-11-22, 10:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 238
Posted By Wildwood

Catnap - here is an image from the internet...

Catnap - here is an image from the internet listed solely as an Aegis 700 in 58cm. Not sure the date, or the years Aegis produced (was it in New England, USA?).
...
Forum: Introductions
07-11-22, 10:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 222
Posted By Wildwood

Welcome to Bike Forum. Mechanics Forum for best...

Welcome to Bike Forum.
Mechanics Forum for best answers.


Does it look like this one? Not the color but features.
Does the wheel rim have size stamped on it somewhere? Steel rims? 26"x1 3/8?...
07-10-22, 09:45 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 2,261
Posted By Wildwood

The Steel '92 vs CF '22 performance test you've been waiting for

Here is a link to an article from CyclingWeekly.com.
Published back in May, so perhaps made the C&V Forum before.
Colnago Master Olympic (Gilco) compared to Colnago C68. Top o th line race bike...
07-08-22, 02:12 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 499
Posted By Wildwood

Very stylish!! I was going to put a bunch...

Very stylish!!


I was going to put a bunch of Mavic (Starfish crankset most distinct) on a celeste Bianchi, but decided to go with a bit more modern components. Not sure where the components will...
07-07-22, 04:46 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,385
Posted By Wildwood

Probably better to help your aerobics than just...

Probably better to help your aerobics than just more miles....spin on.

Best answer might lie in how much elevation gain in the double.
And find quite a few pacelines to join along the way.
07-07-22, 03:37 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,825
Posted By Wildwood

Good to cancel. Your current set-up is fine for...

Good to cancel.
Your current set-up is fine for 1 more season. Ultegra 11 electric might even last beyond that.

Never heard of a company failing to take an order.
Any history with them?
...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-07-22, 02:37 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 262
Posted By Wildwood

Bike Porn compliments Enve - link to CyclingWeekly article w/ pics

Rideable art: 10 standout handmade bikes from Enve’s Bike Builder Round-Up | Cycling Weekly...
07-04-22, 10:41 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,603
Posted By Wildwood

My first 'real' bike (at 34 yo) used to take me...

My first 'real' bike (at 34 yo) used to take me Santa Cruz - Monterey (and return) for 100+miles. An annual solo habit for about 10years. 5-6 hours of riding was always enough for me.
Not vintage at...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-02-22, 09:38 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 767
Posted By Wildwood

TdF stage 2 = Fabio Jacobsen, Patrick L is...

TdF stage 2 = Fabio Jacobsen, Patrick L is already smiling at his choice of sprinter. And Cav is sad he wasn't there.
Replies: 46
Views: 1,220
Posted By Wildwood

The seller is in the hottest market west of the...

The seller is in the hottest market west of the Appalachian Mountains (maybe less Chicago, but they are still influenced by mid-west pricing). This is Santa Clara/SF/San Mateo/Santa Cruz/Monterey...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-30-22, 07:27 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 767
Posted By Wildwood

I would agree about the contract issue with Cav...

I would agree about the contract issue with Cav someone stated above. Additionally = Why would QS piss off a strong young sprinter for their future, when their capabilities are similar? If Patrick L...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-30-22, 05:09 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,298
Posted By Wildwood

New Trek Madone - link to VeloNews' article

Trek officially launches new Madone with Isoflow seat tube - VeloNews.com (https://www.velonews.com/gear/road-gear/trek-officially-launches-new-madone-with-isoflow-seat-tube/)

didn't see a thread...
06-30-22, 02:59 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 9,091
Posted By Wildwood

I sense that was a harsh critique of all the...

I sense that was a harsh critique of all the world's knicker wearers!
(...now where is that pic)
06-30-22, 02:55 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 9,091
Posted By Wildwood

Who thinks all today's bikes are made from carbon...

Who thinks all today's bikes are made from carbon fibre?

I can name a very large number of manufacturers (and framebuilders) who might disagree.


And who thinks all the carbon fibre bikes will...
Replies: 46
Views: 1,220
Posted By Wildwood

He should sell it thru the SCCCC, if they still...

He should sell it thru the SCCCC, if they still exist.
I wasn't a member but rode with them several times (late '80s), there should be some older guys still in the club who would want to buy such a...
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