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06-25-22, 11:38 AM
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Posted By Catnap

FS - NOS Zunow Randonneur Frame Fork Headset and Brakes

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FOR SALE - $1000 shipped in the CONUS (pickup available in NYC)...
06-24-22, 11:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 91
Posted By Piff

Wellllll, I finally found what I was looking for....

Wellllll, I finally found what I was looking for. Took me quite a while of googling. It's the "Arc" bar made by Dimension. 660mm wide, 27 degrees of sweep, no rise, 25.4mm clamp. Didn't think it...
06-23-22, 08:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 365
Posted By RiddleOfSteel

H Plus Son TB14s come in polished, dark grey...

H Plus Son TB14s come in polished, dark grey anodized, and black anodized. Since you run fixed-gear, you'll never have to worry about brake track wear. They won't be anywhere as light as tubs (nor as...
06-23-22, 03:58 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 421
Posted By moe_g

The stem is officially free too! I sprayed PB...

The stem is officially free too! I sprayed PB blaster around the bolt, because I couldn't get it to turn at all. Then I removed the front fender, flipped the bike upside down and sprayed the stem...
06-23-22, 12:17 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 421
Posted By moe_g

Update: I got the seat out within seconds of...

Update: I got the seat out within seconds of using PB blaster! I'm about to start on the stem. Fingers crossed it doesn't give me too much of a hard time.
06-22-22, 10:06 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 421
Posted By moe_g

Oh jeez, I knew it would probably be hard from a...

Oh jeez, I knew it would probably be hard from a youtube video I watched, but that thread was enlightening. The seat can turn a little, so that's promising. The stem on the other hand... I'm prepared...
06-22-22, 08:06 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 421
Posted By Fahrenheit531

...You'll find that's really all you need. Well,...

...You'll find that's really all you need. Well, that and tools.

As mentioned above, a stuck stem or seatpost can turn into an epic battle...
06-22-22, 07:40 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 1,509
Posted By nlerner

Bridge over the Rapidan River, Rapidan, VA: ...

Bridge over the Rapidan River, Rapidan, VA:
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Pedestrian bridge over the Mass...
06-22-22, 06:39 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 1,509
Posted By noobinsf

SF Bay Bridge ...

SF Bay Bridge


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06-22-22, 03:23 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 421
Posted By moe_g

My seat post and stem are both seized, I'm...

My seat post and stem are both seized, I'm assuming from internal rust. I was planning on grabbing some PB Blaster to get them unstuck. I'm also planning on securing my parts with pitlocks, because I...
06-22-22, 02:30 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 1,509
Posted By Velo Mule

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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06-22-22, 02:11 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 1,509
Posted By iab

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50149460437_ae...

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50149460437_ae257d0a76_h.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2jpx6pB)2020 Up North 013 (https://flic.kr/p/2jpx6pB) by iabisdb (https://www.flickr.com/photos/68123172@N03/), on...
06-22-22, 01:50 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 1,509
Posted By Drillium Dude

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06-22-22, 12:56 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 1,509
Posted By Andy_K

I rarely cross bridges that I haven't taken a...

I rarely cross bridges that I haven't taken a picture on.

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Port Angeles Metric Century
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06-22-22, 12:29 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 1,509
Posted By ehcoplex

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06-22-22, 12:26 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 1,509
Posted By gugie

Other states have bridges too! ...

Other states have bridges too!

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I90 bridge headed east from...
06-21-22, 06:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 292
Posted By 52telecaster

Got the seatpost out baby!!!!!

Got the seatpost out baby!!!!!
06-21-22, 01:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 333
Posted By miamijim

Dam....should've re-sized that last pic down. LOL

Dam....should've re-sized that last pic down. LOL
06-21-22, 12:44 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 421
Posted By moe_g

I think I'll eventually swap the rims out, but...

I think I'll eventually swap the rims out, but the current ones are in pretty good condition, so I'll stick it out for a bit while keeping an eye out for a cheap pair of alloy rims.The people at the...
06-21-22, 03:04 AM
Replies: 831
Views: 265,359
Posted By arex

I finally got this -86 Miyata 310 finished. The...

I finally got this -86 Miyata 310 finished. The only things original are the frame and the crank. It had been sitting behind a shed for a VERY long time, and got passed around for a while before I...
06-20-22, 10:01 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 296
Posted By randyjawa

1958 Rabeneick 120d - Top of the Line German Steed...

As I get older and more worn out, I feel the need to pass some of my bikes on to people who can appreciate them more that I. Simply put, I cannot push the gearing on the Rabeneick and have decided to...
06-19-22, 09:46 PM
Replies: 831
Views: 265,359
Posted By curbtender

61f8gt ...

61f8gt
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06-19-22, 04:22 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,364
Posted By Trakhak

Usually seen as a consequence of a front-end...

Usually seen as a consequence of a front-end impact thanks to the unfortunate combination of safety levers, slick steel rims, and (easily bent) steel frame in a high-speed panic stop with a novice...
06-18-22, 10:53 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 896
Posted By Pcampeau

Pearl White head tube no matter which color you...

Pearl White head tube no matter which color you select for the remainder of the bike. Do this and it will always look great.
06-17-22, 01:06 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 896
Posted By ehcoplex

If the style leans French, then blue! British,...

If the style leans French, then blue! British, dark green! Italian, either celeste-ish or red!

Actually, anything you'll enjoy looking at.
06-17-22, 11:35 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 896
Posted By DMC707

Given your internet handle of PimpMan i...

Given your internet handle of PimpMan

i would go purple with gold accents

Or--

Green with gold

Green is for the money and gold is for the honey
06-17-22, 08:10 AM
Replies: 1,060
Views: 252,714
Posted By BFisher

I didn't have a purple bike...

...so how could I not jump on this beautiful '87 Roubaix? Almost complete 105 6-speed group, which is in fantastic condition. It got fresh consumables all around. After a minor wheel truing, it'll be...
06-16-22, 06:31 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 417
Posted By ehcoplex

Oh, I feel your pain at having something sold off...

Oh, I feel your pain at having something sold off while away at school! In my case it was a '71 VW Westy..... OK, sure, it was temporarily not running (I had used a wrong seal in the oil-cooler...
06-16-22, 04:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 283
Posted By smd4

Interesting juxtaposition.

Interesting juxtaposition.
06-16-22, 04:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 283
Posted By BTDisciple

I like the way the reviewer talks about the...

I like the way the reviewer talks about the benefits of Shimano Light Action and SIS. Then you have the Galli advert for a derailleur without gimmicks. Its like you're witnessing a changing of the...
06-16-22, 08:07 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 283
Posted By smd4

Thanks for posting this. Great review. Although I...

Thanks for posting this. Great review. Although I have to say that the Tommaso bike in the ad is just pure mid-1980s eye candy.
06-15-22, 11:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 862
Posted By SalsaShark

How did I not see this in time?

How did I not see this in time?
06-15-22, 04:00 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 703
Posted By Andy_K

C'est fini! -- PX-10 content

After many trials and travails, I think I have finally finished my Peugeot PX-10 Super Deluxe build. Sort of. There are still a few details to be worked out. The headset is loose. The seatpost binder...
06-15-22, 11:56 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 625
Posted By bamboobike4

That is a beauty. If I sell a couple more, I may...

That is a beauty. If I sell a couple more, I may be game.
Really nice chance to run a C&V gravel bike.
06-15-22, 06:25 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 765
Posted By pastorbobnlnh

Your posts represent: great contributions to the...

Your posts represent: great contributions to the conversation, are thoughtfully written, and most importantly--- polite!

By comparison, it took me ten years, to the month, to reach 10,000. Since...
06-14-22, 03:55 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,477
Posted By Trakhak

Yes, as pmooney notes, the range of sprockets on...

Yes, as pmooney notes, the range of sprockets on your rear hub is a crucial factor in your quest to become a more efficient road rider. With a 52/42 combination up front, you should strongly consider...
06-14-22, 02:38 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,477
Posted By bamboobike4

I know the numbers matter. Can't help you with...

I know the numbers matter.
Can't help you with that.

Don't ride the data.
My only suggestion, and it may work for me and not you:
1. Leave the HR monitor at home.
2. Leave the cadence sensor...
06-13-22, 05:11 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 611
Posted By iab

Sorry to hear about the surgery, that sucks. 30...

Sorry to hear about the surgery, that sucks. 30 and 60 mile options. Heart-healthy vegetarian food option too. Unless you want to go quick, then there is plenty of fat, salt and booze in Wisconsin.
06-12-22, 05:20 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,178
Posted By El Chaba

I show up at group rides all the time with...

I show up at group rides all the time with vintage bikes from the 6 speed, downtube shifter, friction shifting ( eroica compliant) era. The reaction ranges from ambivalent to curious to irritated....
06-10-22, 12:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 296
Posted By gugie

Adding weight won't help you ride faster into the...

Adding weight won't help you ride faster into the wind, nor will it make it harder. The physics between the two aren't coupled.
Getting into a more aerodynamic position will. About the only time I...
06-09-22, 09:19 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 1,836
Posted By majmt

Campy Record Titanium 8-sp ergos from the 1996...

Campy Record Titanium 8-sp ergos from the 1996 group set.
Forum: For Sale
06-09-22, 05:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 482
Posted By nesteel

Great bike, highly ambitious pricing given the...

Great bike, highly ambitious pricing given the condition.
06-09-22, 06:18 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 163
Posted By casanewt

Google features manga today and includes bicycle racing

Google's feature today included the history of manga, and this section about a bicycle racing manga was interesting... https://artsandculture.google.com/story/_gXBwGvo10VK_Q
Forum: Touring
06-09-22, 04:05 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 1,823
Posted By Prowler

I use one of the common digital fish/luggage...

I use one of the common digital fish/luggage scales. I checked it once with 3 gallons of water and it seemed pretty accurate. Hung the bike on the scale with a rope.
My Voyageur is a 56cm c-c,...
06-08-22, 07:33 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 2,598
Posted By norskagent

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this is where I post a pic of mine!
Forum: Touring
06-08-22, 06:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 730
Posted By Tourist in MSN

I mentioned above that I have the Nelson Longflap...

I mentioned above that I have the Nelson Longflap and am considering buying the Camper too. You just described why I would get the Camper when i already have the Nelson Longflap.

All my touring...
06-07-22, 03:05 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 186
Posted By Brewsmith

FS: 63cm Custom Davidson Neo-Retro Touring/Gravel Monster

Not necessarily vintage (built in 2008), but certainly styled that way....

Selling a gorgeous and wildy capable Davidson touring bike. This bike was custom made for a 6'3" 250lb rider who only put...
06-07-22, 09:37 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 576
Posted By bikemig

It's not your size, right? I'd sell it at a...

It's not your size, right? I'd sell it at a discount and let a buyer who actually wants that bike deal with it. This is a cool and unusual bike; someone will want it.
06-07-22, 09:30 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 576
Posted By 3alarmer

. ...if this frame is really too small for you,...

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...if this frame is really too small for you, do yourself a favor and don't get sucked into trying to save it.
06-06-22, 09:12 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 415
Posted By Pcampeau

Congratulations to him on getting a new bike and...

Congratulations to him on getting a new bike and learning to ride it! The Grand Touring is a awesome first bike because itís genuinely fun to ride. I hope he has great year biking to and from school.
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