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Forum: Framebuilders
11-29-21, 07:07 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 87
Posted By unterhausen

Franklin frames is still painting. Hard to get...

Franklin frames is still painting. Hard to get ahold of him now that he took his website down.

franklinframe
at
windstream.net
Forum: Framebuilders
11-29-21, 07:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 159
Posted By unterhausen

your print driver is scaling to fit. You need to...

your print driver is scaling to fit. You need to turn that off. It's in the directions for the tube mitering software, I think.
11-29-21, 10:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 272
Posted By unterhausen

At least nobody ever cheats in a world...

At least nobody ever cheats in a world champio.... oh, wait ...
11-28-21, 10:05 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 940
Posted By unterhausen

This is one of those battles that was fought...

This is one of those battles that was fought viciously for years on the usenet news group rec.bicycles.tech and I imagine you can go find some evidence of that in the archives. It would also submit...
11-28-21, 09:59 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 234
Posted By unterhausen

The trainer comes with the standard driver that...

The trainer comes with the standard driver that only takes an 11 tooth small gear. You can get an XD driver for the trainer, but that plus a cassette costs more than just getting a cassette. I don't...
11-27-21, 06:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 272
Posted By unterhausen

Yeah, that seems unreasonable.

Yeah, that seems unreasonable.
Replies: 26
Views: 830
Posted By unterhausen

Some lights need cooling. Not taillights though,...

Some lights need cooling. Not taillights though, and that is the problem I see the most.
Replies: 26
Views: 830
Posted By unterhausen

Do people really say that you don't need to ride...

Do people really say that you don't need to ride long distances in order to ride 24 hours? I think it depends on the context. For me it's just a waste of a good night's sleep, but I think a newbie...
11-26-21, 12:05 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 919
Posted By unterhausen

yeah, I would like to update my bike some. ...

yeah, I would like to update my bike some. Otherwise, zwift makes it too hard to see how many drops you have and so I pretty much ignore them.
11-26-21, 07:58 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,516
Posted By unterhausen

I agree, I used to have leg cramps every spring...

I agree, I used to have leg cramps every spring after starting riding again. And it didn't take 60 miles either. Once I had a lot of miles in my legs, I would only have cramps when I took a day off,...
11-26-21, 07:29 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 853
Posted By unterhausen

I just got a 650b GK SK to seat on a Stan's Arch...

I just got a 650b GK SK to seat on a Stan's Arch using my floor pump. I guess it's not a hookless rim, but I don't understand why this is relevant since seating is all about the bead shelf.

Just...
11-26-21, 07:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 234
Posted By unterhausen

So you have an 11 speed SRAM derailleur? If so,...

So you have an 11 speed SRAM derailleur? If so, you can use SRAM/Shimano 11 speed cassettes.
Forum: Framebuilders
11-26-21, 07:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 253
Posted By unterhausen

So far, all brakes still come in post mount*, so...

So far, all brakes still come in post mount*, so you can always get a flat mount to post mount adapter. The mechanics at my lbs hate flat mount with a passion, because they are almost always out of...
Forum: Framebuilders
11-25-21, 09:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 253
Posted By unterhausen

Note that the version that Andy linked has a 7...

Note that the version that Andy linked has a 7 degree angle built in for straight blades. I like that crown, either straight or angled. A lot of people use the Pacenti MTB crown.
Replies: 26
Views: 830
Posted By unterhausen

I rode a 600k brevet without sleeping. I am...

I rode a 600k brevet without sleeping. I am positive I would have done better if I slept, and I wasted enough time at the overnight waiting for people to ride with that I had the time.
Forum: Framebuilders
11-24-21, 10:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 253
Posted By unterhausen

flat mount forks are an exercise in fabrication. ...

flat mount forks are an exercise in fabrication. You can't just buy the mounts. There are a lot of fixtures available now though.
I suggest going with the Reynolds disc specific blades. For...
11-24-21, 10:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 194
Posted By unterhausen

welcome to the forum. I think if you update the...

welcome to the forum. I think if you update the device that garmin will download the maps again. You can also get them from openfeits
11-24-21, 10:24 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 18,788
Posted By unterhausen

you can see the pictures above. The clutch is...

you can see the pictures above. The clutch is made of cork. This thread has some hints if you actually read it. It's a thread from 2012, so I doubt the students that made that design are still...
Replies: 26
Views: 830
Posted By unterhausen

They say you can't bank sleep (I'm not sure) but...

They say you can't bank sleep (I'm not sure) but I'm positive you can bank fatigue. Make sure to be well rested
Replies: 26
Views: 830
Posted By unterhausen

Ride a number of 200km rides. Maybe 10. Then...

Ride a number of 200km rides. Maybe 10. Then try a 300km ride. You won't feel ready for it, but it will be doable. Then you should be ready. You aren't listing a distance so I"m just guessing...
Forum: Framebuilders
11-24-21, 07:40 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 257
Posted By unterhausen

Andy hinted at this, but are you going to have...

Andy hinted at this, but are you going to have diagonal stays? Put the brake there. The only issue might be finding a long enough straddle cable. That could be solved with cantilevers.
A good bike...
Forum: Framebuilders
11-24-21, 06:02 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 257
Posted By unterhausen

I hate to be that guy, but put discs on it.

I hate to be that guy, but put discs on it.
11-24-21, 05:59 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 700
Posted By unterhausen

I'm not sure it's worth noting that there are...

I'm not sure it's worth noting that there are scammers on ebay. Next thing you'll tell me there are scammers on craig's list
Replies: 18
Views: 830
Posted By unterhausen

I'm somewhat curious about why you chose this...

I'm somewhat curious about why you chose this forum, instead of, say, the gravel forum. But at those distances, I would just go with gravelking small knob and be happy. I have really good luck with...
11-23-21, 12:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 146
Posted By unterhausen

The y box includes both power and ground through...

The y box includes both power and ground through the coax cable connectors. So no other connections need to be made. Obviously, you are going to have to wire the coax up to both the power and...
Forum: Framebuilders
11-23-21, 12:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 340
Posted By unterhausen

I agree with you except when my cataracts got...

I agree with you except when my cataracts got really bad I couldn't tell if I had overflowed the lugs or not. I haven't built another frame since I got surgery, hopefully it's better now.
Forum: Framebuilders
11-22-21, 10:06 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 340
Posted By unterhausen

I don't do this very often, but I have used a...

I don't do this very often, but I have used a piece of cable I found on the floor of my garage to get rid of excess filler. I imagine as long as it's not coated it will be okay. Use flux and don't...
Forum: Framebuilders
11-22-21, 07:41 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,107
Posted By unterhausen

Half the people that were arguing in this thread...

Half the people that were arguing in this thread are not here to defend themselves and the other half have blissfully forgotten about it in the last 13 years. So I'm closing it.

Materials wars...
11-21-21, 07:10 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,399
Posted By unterhausen

I imagine they are flexible on this policy....

I imagine they are flexible on this policy. Doesn't hurt to ask.
Forum: Framebuilders
11-21-21, 06:53 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 529
Posted By unterhausen

They have the extra long dummy axles in a few...

They have the extra long dummy axles in a few sizes. My interpretation is those are going to go away as they sell.
Forum: Framebuilders
11-20-21, 06:10 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,266
Posted By unterhausen

Not that there is any rule against it, but if we...

Not that there is any rule against it, but if we expand out from what the OP was talking about into all the goofy glued bikes this thread could go on forever. And wouldn't be particularly...
Forum: Framebuilders
11-20-21, 06:07 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,266
Posted By unterhausen

Do you have any pictures of them anywhere?

Do you have any pictures of them anywhere?
Forum: Framebuilders
11-20-21, 06:05 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 529
Posted By unterhausen

Paragon changed from the Anvil way of doing...

Paragon changed from the Anvil way of doing things, now their dummy axles are true width.
But the older ones had a couple of mm extra
11-20-21, 11:54 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,660
Posted By unterhausen

I'm a little confused at why the tactile feedback...

I'm a little confused at why the tactile feedback from the gloves wouldn't be sufficient, but we're all different. I have had gloves that irritated my palms, but that should be obvious fairly early...
Forum: Framebuilders
11-20-21, 10:36 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,266
Posted By unterhausen

The wonderful thing about standards is everyone...

The wonderful thing about standards is everyone can have their own.

Some of them are a bit annoying. Like road boost forks and road front through axle which saves all of 5 grams over 15mm TA. But...
Forum: Framebuilders
11-20-21, 07:13 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,266
Posted By unterhausen

It's not that expensive to switch to disc, except...

It's not that expensive to switch to disc, except everything involved is ever-changing. Through sad experience, I know that if I buy a dummy axle the standard will change before I use it.
11-18-21, 03:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 404
Posted By unterhausen

Thanks for the picture, that makes a lot of sense...

Thanks for the picture, that makes a lot of sense for a crack location. I feel like there is a good likelihood of a matching crack headed out of the big hole going the other way.

$350 is a pretty...
11-18-21, 01:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 404
Posted By unterhausen

When you have an old kickr, they seem to want the...

When you have an old kickr, they seem to want the old one back and will give you $250 off a refurb. Let us know though.

So the crack is in the bracket itself? I think a welder could shield the...
11-18-21, 12:08 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 3,404
Posted By unterhausen

Moderator's note: if you think something is in...

Moderator's note: if you think something is in the censor, just spell it correctly and see if the censor blanks it out. Don't insert a * yourself. I almost deleted some posts because I'm not feeling...
Forum: Framebuilders
11-18-21, 12:03 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,266
Posted By unterhausen

Okay, so that page says Dave will teach ti if you...

Okay, so that page says Dave will teach ti if you know how to tig a steel frame. Which does seem reasonable.
Forum: Framebuilders
11-18-21, 10:05 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,266
Posted By unterhausen

That's too bad about UBI. I thought there are...

That's too bad about UBI. I thought there are other people that teach Ti, but I didn't find any right off?
11-18-21, 06:29 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 404
Posted By unterhausen

That's too bad, it is weldable though. I should...

That's too bad, it is weldable though. I should go look for cracks.

The problem with wahoo is they really can't help you with a broken kickr. Except for some minor repairs, their whole model is...
11-17-21, 11:01 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,374
Posted By unterhausen

I thought the same thing, these frames most...

I thought the same thing, these frames most likely have a sell-by date. I'm sure that 40 years ago the idea that they might fail in 40 years seemed like an okay problem to have. If they even thought...
11-17-21, 08:54 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,374
Posted By unterhausen

If you look at the pictures of the interior of...

If you look at the pictures of the interior of the bulge formed head tube, you see that what looks like a lug is actually pushed out from the head tube assembly material. And it looks pretty crude...
Replies: 18
Views: 766
Posted By unterhausen

I agree that it takes 100 miles to really tell if...

I agree that it takes 100 miles to really tell if a saddle is acceptable. Although I dumped the Arione for unspecified discomfort after having ridden up to 250 miles on one.

I think it takes about...
Forum: Framebuilders
11-16-21, 12:29 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,266
Posted By unterhausen

That Miyata has bonded joints. I don't think...

That Miyata has bonded joints. I don't think there is a lot of bonded lugged ti any more, most people that use bonded metallic lugs now are making carbon bikes. But saying "most people" probably...
Forum: Framebuilders
11-16-21, 11:21 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,266
Posted By unterhausen

this article has some interesting history of the...

this article has some interesting history of the lugged titanium frames. The Retrogrouch: Pino Morroni - A True Cycling Innovator (http://bikeretrogrouch.blogspot.com/2014/08/pino-moronni.html)
I'll...
11-16-21, 11:02 AM
Replies: 221
Views: 6,563
Posted By unterhausen

I think people need to recognize that having a...

I think people need to recognize that having a post removed, even if it's one that has been cross posted, is probably going to make a lot of people unhappy. So if a newbie comes on here and puts a...
11-15-21, 10:06 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 873
Posted By unterhausen

My understanding is that KMC is the most...

My understanding is that KMC is the most counterfeited brand of chains.

When I was shopping for drivetrains on alibaba, they would have no-name cassette, sensah derailleurs and shifters, and a KMC...
11-15-21, 08:29 PM
Replies: 221
Views: 6,563
Posted By unterhausen

the problem with the ignore function is that it...

the problem with the ignore function is that it doesn't hide quotes of the person you're ignoring.

There have been some specific things mentioned in this thread that probably would be cleared up...
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