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05-10-22, 12:50 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 734
Posted By treebound

Nope, main part does not swing at all. I watched...

Nope, main part does not swing at all. I watched a couple utube videos last night so it looks like I just need to remove the nut on the back side. It seems to be either stuck or over-tightened.
05-06-22, 05:36 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 734
Posted By treebound

I found a set of 27” wheels that were still...

I found a set of 27” wheels that were still stashed in the garage rafters, complete with corded liners (which I will replace). I just hope I can get the freewheel off, or maybe just run it for...
05-06-22, 11:58 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 734
Posted By treebound

It also came with a frame pump. The internal...

It also came with a frame pump. The internal rubber is disintegrated so it is just for looks until I can find a replacement rubber stopper pressure thing.
...
05-06-22, 11:55 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 734
Posted By treebound

Second batch of pics ...

Second batch of pics

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/fba8f27b_0b3d_42ff_ae77_62390f4c0f16_2b83295d8c6f23c5d8f23fdea16ef9884874a7d6.jpeg...
Replies: 44
Views: 2,211
Posted By treebound

Iím back with a mock-up update. Iíve been...

Iím back with a mock-up update.
Iíve been watching for local postings of a road bike with a 650c front wheel and center mounted brakes. Found one with 650c front and rear, but way beyond my budget....
Replies: 44
Views: 2,211
Posted By treebound

I started working on the bike a little last night...

I started working on the bike a little last night since I’ve decided to keep it for now. I got the front derailleur unstuck and moving a little, should be okay once I get it cleaned up and lubed.
...
07-22-21, 10:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 941
Posted By treebound

Powered Up (no, not an e-bike)

Iíve been wanting to try a power meter for several years now, and last night I finally got a deal on a set of Favero Assioma Duo pedals. Iím planning on taking my first lunchtime lap with the pedals...
06-15-21, 08:59 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,260
Posted By treebound

your offer lifted you above the deluge, nice...

your offer lifted you above the deluge, nice capture.

I see miles of smiles ahead for you.
06-14-21, 09:45 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,697
Posted By treebound

Very nice. Looks like some very tight geometry,...

Very nice. Looks like some very tight geometry, how does it handle?
06-14-21, 12:27 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,550
Posted By treebound

I brought it to work with me today and managed to...

I brought it to work with me today and managed to put 13.7 miles on it during my lunchtime. It rides and rolls nice.

Photo is near my turn-around point for the lunch loop, Oak Leaf trail portion...
06-11-21, 07:24 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,550
Posted By treebound

Headbadge photo ...

Headbadge photo

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06-11-21, 07:18 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,550
Posted By treebound

Hopefully a little better photo. I will...

Hopefully a little better photo.

I will probably clean and lube the headset bearings if/when I replace the bar tape. I suspect the tape is original and only has one torn area so I might just put a...
06-01-21, 07:28 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,550
Posted By treebound

1987 Trek 1000

Sometimes a bike model keeps showing up, and sometimes one just gets you.

I recently picked up this Trek 1000 locally, the previous owner decided he was never going to get time to work on it. It...
03-03-21, 10:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 343
Posted By treebound

Thanks

Thanks
02-03-21, 11:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,822
Posted By treebound

For me personally, I'd first look at pedal based...

For me personally, I'd first look at pedal based power meters since they are easy to swap between bikes.

Then work with the meter and the person you are training with and learn how to utilize the...
11-10-20, 12:15 PM
Replies: 4,470
Views: 702,226
Posted By treebound

Near the Oak Leaf trail south of Milwaukee WI,...

Near the Oak Leaf trail south of Milwaukee WI, got out for a 13 mile lunchtime ride yesterday.
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07-14-20, 06:16 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 877
Posted By treebound

Redirecting

(Rethinking options)
06-21-20, 07:38 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,678
Posted By treebound

Initial pics ...

Initial pics


https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/41341dd7_afbd_43e0_bc31_5fed2b74d6f9_197d86c5aeef43a77b9e01378af3ccfa186d82a5.jpeg...
05-31-20, 03:59 PM
Replies: 5,135
Views: 579,600
Posted By treebound

Well, that didnít last long, the Scott mtb with...

Well, that didnít last long, the Scott mtb with the salmon and yellow colors is now someoneís new 4H project.
And, well, never say never.
Iíve been telling myself no more 27Ē wheeled road bikes,...
05-29-20, 08:14 AM
Replies: 5,135
Views: 579,600
Posted By treebound

I picked this up yesterday to fix and sell. Spent...

I picked this up yesterday to fix and sell. Spent about an hour or two on it last night just fixing major issues and hodgepodging it enough to get it ridable. Not sure yet how far Iíll go on it....
05-24-20, 07:00 PM
Replies: 7,633
Views: 837,793
Posted By treebound

oops, Minoura. At least ai got a couple letters...

oops, Minoura. At least ai got a couple letters correct.😇
05-24-20, 02:14 PM
Replies: 7,633
Views: 837,793
Posted By treebound

Not in the mail, but found yesterday in a local...

Not in the mail, but found yesterday in a local thrift shop, a bag of Miyata labeled water bottle cages.

At this price I donít care if their color matches any of my bikes. 😎
...
05-16-20, 12:15 PM
Replies: 3,212
Views: 824,468
Posted By treebound

Recently bought this lightly used Trek 1.5, so...

Recently bought this lightly used Trek 1.5, so far it is working well.
...
Forum: Road Cycling
07-28-19, 09:44 PM
Replies: 472
Views: 137,770
Posted By treebound

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

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Just brought this one home today, 2003 Nevada City...
07-28-19, 06:50 PM
Replies: 3,212
Views: 824,468
Posted By treebound

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

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/ef2beec3_a5fc_4a11_be1d_e4b1a86826e3_34dac7efe5eb856f834a68000ca2876e8c62ad58.jpeg
I just brought this one home today, all Iíve done...
Forum: Touring
07-02-19, 10:06 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,541
Posted By treebound

Right now the Novara is losing to the 520. So now...

Right now the Novara is losing to the 520. So now I’m leaning toward gravelizing the Novara to buy it a little more time in the stable.
(“Gravelizing” is a word, right?)
09-14-17, 01:29 PM
Replies: 3,212
Views: 824,468
Posted By treebound

'95 Trek 520, turn around point for 12 mile work...

'95 Trek 520, turn around point for 12 mile work day lunch ride loop
https://i.imgur.com/GJBxnJR.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/WJKSZGa.jpg
08-22-17, 06:48 AM
Replies: 3,212
Views: 824,468
Posted By treebound

Turn around point of the lunchtime workday bike...

Turn around point of the lunchtime workday bike ride route. One day I may bring a fly rod and do a little fishing, probably be late getting back to work if I ever do.
(Edited to swap image, forgot I...
08-18-17, 02:37 PM
Replies: 3,212
Views: 824,468
Posted By treebound

Lunchtime ride close to the turn around point....

Lunchtime ride close to the turn around point. 12.8 miles in an hour lunch.
https://i.imgur.com/hjjhCwF.jpg
08-18-17, 12:36 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 10,253
Posted By treebound

Adding a new (non-photobucket, now using imgur)...

Adding a new (non-photobucket, now using imgur) pic of the bike.

Brought it to work with me today and went for about a 12 mile lunchtime ride. I felt some movement in the cranks and when I checked...
11-07-11, 08:40 AM
Replies: 410
Views: 119,538
Posted By treebound

From the airbrush era, Master Light, which...

From the airbrush era, Master Light, which doesn't get ridden nearly as much as it should...

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03-02-11, 12:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,554
Posted By treebound

Do you have a pic to post of your Takara? I've...

Do you have a pic to post of your Takara? I've got a Competition model at home and it has SunTour (I think) and barend shifters. I'd be curious how they compare.
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