Go Back  Bike Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

Notices
 
Search: Posts Made By: JulesCW
Showing results 1 to 50 of 281
Search took 0.17 seconds.
03-06-23, 05:39 PM
Replies: 526
Views: 27,855
Posted By Mad Honk

Andy, and AMCO, You are right right about not...

Andy, and AMCO,
You are right right about not much for the Super Record build in the BOC but I have stepped forward as CrapMaster to offer a bit of help to AMCO on his build by using my collection...
03-06-23, 03:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 299
Posted By bulgie

Yeah good lookin' brake. I'm not actively...

Yeah good lookin' brake. I'm not actively against newer stuff, it's just that I have enough old Record (NR era) and older parts to last me the rest of my life, and they work good enough for me. I...
03-06-23, 06:59 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 952
Posted By chiefkurtz

Back from powdercoating. RAL 2011 ...

Back from powdercoating. RAL 2011
https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/img_2735_81f8ae2358d5910c5805e7541e31cb218fa90076.jpeg...
02-27-23, 03:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 471
Posted By bikingshearer

Congrats on the two Eisentrauts. My 1978 A has...

Congrats on the two Eisentrauts. My 1978 A has fenders on it now and is my wet road bike (notice I did not say my "rain bike") so it has gotten a fair amount of work so far this year, reminding me...
02-27-23, 02:02 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 471
Posted By Catnap

so cool to see that giant 'Traut get built up and...

so cool to see that giant 'Traut get built up and ridden. I am really glad to see it have a new life, and the build is *chef's kiss*
02-26-23, 01:22 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 471
Posted By Kobe

Both are great looking bikes. You're very lucky(...

Both are great looking bikes. You're very lucky( or tenacious in your search) to have found 2 in 67cm.
02-26-23, 01:02 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 471
Posted By Wildwood

Nice. .....especially when the frame...

Nice.
.....especially when the frame requirements are such a limiting factor.
How much do the top tube lengths vary? The custom vs (presumed) standard size.

Have a great cycling season.



I...
02-26-23, 11:50 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 471
Posted By VRJAKE

I'm steward of a 1981 "A" that is filet brazed,...

I'm steward of a 1981 "A" that is filet brazed, 56cm. The seatstay treatment on yours is lovely, and looks like my 81. Ed Litton worked with/for Eisentraut during this period and afterwards built...
02-26-23, 11:25 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 471
Posted By juvela

----- thanks so much for sharing these two! ...

-----

thanks so much for sharing these two! :thumb:

congratulations on finding a day with the sun out and no white stuff on the ground for photography.

had not known Limteds were available...
02-25-23, 02:32 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 2,474
Posted By 52telecaster

In praise of gugie

This bike is nowhere near done but I will probably tour a bit with it like this... Plus bottle cages. Thing is it's going to be the lightest touring rig I've ever had. Gugie 650b-a-fied my Austro...
02-18-23, 05:01 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 827
Posted By bulgie

Anyone seen a Paramount seat tube reamed only part-way down, thicker below?

I'm doing a repair and resto-mod on a '73 Paramount, 26" frame. There are dents in the seat tube, so I made a dummy seatpost mandrel, a nice tight fitting steel plug to hammer down in there to push...
02-16-23, 06:19 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,467
Posted By steelbikeguy

I don't recall knowing about two 'Trauts, or the...

I don't recall knowing about two 'Trauts, or the BF connections. Looking forward to hearing the stories!

The weather has been distinctly weird and warm (and windy), which has permitted me to rack...
02-16-23, 03:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 614
Posted By jjhabbs

Video: Richard Schwinn gives us Waterford tour when I drop off frames for paint.

Hey guys,
I know a lot of you dont watch videos. But this one might interest you. Richard give us a tour of his shop at Waterford and tells some stories. Its worth a watch..

Thanks...
02-13-23, 03:41 PM
Replies: 526
Views: 27,855
Posted By jdawginsc

Glad you will get some use with them!

Glad you will get some use with them!
02-10-23, 12:40 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,467
Posted By bikamper

Looking like a decent enough day tomorrow to hook...

Looking like a decent enough day tomorrow to hook the bike rack to the sidecar and ride that over.
02-09-23, 11:41 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,630
Posted By 52telecaster

I build AWs because they sound like adventure...

I build AWs because they sound like adventure awaits... From my childhood when my dad got a 24" wheeled British 3 speed from somewhere. It was in the family bike stable. When I was tall enough for...
01-31-23, 06:45 PM
Replies: 526
Views: 27,855
Posted By Mad Honk

JulesCW , As chief enabler I am virtually...

JulesCW ,
As chief enabler I am virtually powerless to help you recover from this addiction. I suspect it may be a terminal issue for most who participate, they will never kick the habit. ...
01-29-23, 12:55 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,479
Posted By Polaris OBark

I was in our local REI a month or two ago, idly...

I was in our local REI a month or two ago, idly looking at a few bikes. One was a Salsa I think, but it had a bunch of non-standard parts on it. My impression was that it was a bit of an upgrade, and...
Replies: 54
Views: 2,368
Posted By 52telecaster

It's our mission!

It's our mission!
01-23-23, 10:31 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 898
Posted By oneclick

This got (at the time) under airline size limits:...

This got (at the time) under airline size limits:

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1185x784/cinellitwo2_cc42f0b45d36ab2fff07a76ab7b95e933f32f219.jpg
01-15-23, 04:06 PM
Replies: 75,378
Views: 12,284,572
Posted By SoCaled

Trek - $75 - LA, CA ...

Trek - $75 - LA, CA
https://offerup.com/item/detail/39434e91-fbb1-3ded-9204-d5145a4e4a26?cid=7.4
"Early 90s lugged steel Trek frame. 58 Cm. Specialized cranks and stem. Mavic cxp 22 wheels. Nitto...
01-10-23, 04:55 PM
Replies: 75,378
Views: 12,284,572
Posted By ralphs

Near Boston, MA: ...

Near Boston, MA:
https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/2290208774485045/?hoisted=false&ref=browse_tab&referral_code=marketplace_top_picks&referral_story_type=top_picks...
01-10-23, 12:24 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,042
Posted By 52telecaster

Experimenting with drivetrain

The suntour Vx-GT will do amazing stuff if 7 speeds is enough. I have odd tastes in cassettes and am experimenting for a future bike build. Current idea is
13-14-16-18-21-28-36. I was wondering...
01-08-23, 01:02 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,088
Posted By celesteguy

Any/all credibility now out the window

Any/all credibility now out the window
01-05-23, 05:58 PM
Replies: 75,378
Views: 12,284,572
Posted By thumpism

Super Course mixte for $100 iin NY. ...

Super Course mixte for $100 iin NY.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/889139432504593
...
01-03-23, 04:35 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 489
Posted By drewfio

CNC machined Adapter for Aero Mount Indexed Shifters and Cable Stops

So, I traded my father a bike for some custom machine work. We designed and made an adapter for the aero style downtube shifter mount on my Nishiki Prestige. I have been wanting to update it to...
01-03-23, 04:23 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,467
Posted By jjhabbs

That line is more crowded this year! LOL ...

That line is more crowded this year!

LOL

Great to have you back!

John
01-03-23, 11:53 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,311
Posted By marius.suiram

That's ok. We are made unique, like body and...

That's ok.
We are made unique, like body and mind. We don't need to have some opinions regarding things around us.
I don't mind about that opinion.
I wish to hear opinios about the Raleigh track...
01-02-23, 11:57 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 712
Posted By Drillium Dude

This one doesn't fit, but it sure was a fun...

This one doesn't fit, but it sure was a fun project:

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1600x1038/image_a1f2ac24867e888e0b39a93fa1982ebfabc6e5c8.png

IIRC, the frame was...
01-01-23, 08:31 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,393
Posted By Bianchigirll

Does the serial format match up to any known...

Does the serial format match up to any known ones?

I think it's hard to get a good return on your investment taking a decent quality Japanese frameset and turning into a highend brand and only...
12-31-22, 03:05 PM
Replies: 586
Views: 57,688
Posted By steelbikeguy

It's been a weird December, between the crazy...

It's been a weird December, between the crazy cold spell just before Christmas, and the warm spell afterwards.
It was a good excuse to take the snow-free bike/MUP trail south and stop in at...
12-30-22, 07:19 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 568
Posted By Murray Missile

I agree! :thumb:

I agree! :thumb:
12-30-22, 10:51 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 3,859
Posted By Bianchigirll

More pics of the fabulous Medici

More pics!! I like these inexpensive Amazon skewers. Unlike some I've bough they have a metal insert to grip the frame. ...
12-30-22, 10:41 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 3,859
Posted By Bianchigirll

Trash Panda Works is proud to present Esmarelda by Medici!

Trash Panda Works is proud to present Esmarelda by Medici! Medici has been on "love to try' back burner list for years and finally I have one to try and as a bonus it's built with Tange Prestige a...
12-25-22, 02:26 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,113
Posted By bulgie

My guess is incorrect heat treatment or they just...

My guess is incorrect heat treatment or they just chose the wrong steel for the application. Wire that size and so lightly loaded, these could have been made to last forever. In my somewhat...
12-23-22, 06:52 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,959
Posted By cudak888

You don't need to prove anything to me, and I...

You don't need to prove anything to me, and I wish you wouldn't - it makes my brain hurt.



Because I have feelings about "hand-hammered trolling" and other things...
12-21-22, 01:40 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,530
Posted By hazetguy

my favorite Eisentraut quote: "I wonder why you...

my favorite Eisentraut quote: "I wonder why you just don't grow up."

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/52578441188_9d0867261d_b.jpg
12-21-22, 11:49 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 535
Posted By steelbikeguy

It does look much better now! That's always a...

It does look much better now! That's always a good sign! :)

I was wondering about OS tubing... but the size of the frame made it hard to judge.
It reminds me of my Borthwick, which is a tiny 61cm...
12-21-22, 11:49 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,530
Posted By squirtdad

Just to note, this thread just cost me 65 bucks. ...

Just to note, this thread just cost me 65 bucks. went online for a copy of Anybody's Bike book and ended up with that and a book on bread and another on pizza all for a 4 dollar used bike book :D
12-20-22, 08:12 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,530
Posted By bulgie

Albert was also quoted somewhere, Bicycle Guide I...

Albert was also quoted somewhere, Bicycle Guide I think, to the effect that nobody should take up bike frame building if you think its going to get you laid.

To which I had to reply "well if it...
12-20-22, 07:04 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,530
Posted By TiHabanero

Bike Tripping is my all-time favorite bicycle...

Bike Tripping is my all-time favorite bicycle related book. It is the book that took me from a kid with a bike to a kid with a touring bike. Just so happens to be I am re-reading that very chapter at...
12-20-22, 05:46 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,530
Posted By bikingshearer

Make the t-shirt. Wear it at the coffee shop...

Make the t-shirt. Wear it at the coffee shop while sitting around bull****ing about your bike. See if anyone gets the irony. :p
12-20-22, 04:08 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,530
Posted By seypat

Or you could just ride your bike. No need to put...

Or you could just ride your bike. No need to put the quote on a t-shirt or jersey for others to see. Look at the bigger picture and take the quote to heart.
12-20-22, 08:07 AM
Replies: 75,378
Views: 12,284,572
Posted By TimmyT

Bikeforums. Come for the bikes. Stay for the...

Bikeforums.
Come for the bikes. Stay for the spindle critiques.

A new bb is what, $20? For the price, put on whichever sealed Shimano sealed bb you like.
12-18-22, 06:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 535
Posted By steelbikeguy

that is a pretty interesting frame, and I'm a big...

that is a pretty interesting frame, and I'm a big fan of the Stronglight A9 headset. I have no idea whether Albert (or his shop) built many fillet brazed frames, but it's a fun bit of variety.
...
12-17-22, 01:48 PM
Replies: 228
Views: 10,381
Posted By steelbikeguy

As a casual observer of this thread, I find it...

As a casual observer of this thread, I find it interesting that so many people have opinions on the RH Nivex clone. Yep, $1000 is a ton of money for a derailleur, especially if you grew up paying $30...
12-16-22, 03:00 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 764
Posted By beech333

This looks like the one that has lingered at...

This looks like the one that has lingered at Sellwood Cycles.
12-16-22, 01:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 515
Posted By motochick

My new "free to a good home" frame build

Several months ago my husband found a guy that was giving away a 1980 Medici Gran Tourismo frame/fork and a few other small components, the catch was the frame was stripped of all paint. The guy...
12-15-22, 12:07 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,084
Posted By cudak888

The Classic & Vintage Pass Around [Cotter] Press

About a week ago, Dave (Mad Honk) and I had a chat about his VAR cotter press and the general accessibility of crank cotter presses overall. We both realized that there are a number of forum members...
12-15-22, 08:37 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 4,077
Posted By iab

Nice cap. :)

Nice cap. :)
Showing results 1 to 50 of 281
 


 
Forum Jump

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

Copyright © 2023 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.