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07-08-24, 08:00 PM
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Posted By SpeedofLite

Yes, an excellent chance. ...

Yes, an excellent chance.

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07-07-24, 08:20 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 3,362
Posted By Doohickie

Today was test ride day. I took out a Trek Domane...

Today was test ride day. I took out a Trek Domane SL 5 Gen 4 Carbon and a Domane AL 5 Gen 4 Aluminum. Both of them are huge upgrades over my current ride. I got used to the shifting reasonably...
07-07-24, 05:17 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,037
Posted By VRJAKE

Catalogue snaps circa 1974. Schwinn Volare 1977...

Catalogue snaps circa 1974. Schwinn Volare 1977 - 1978. Also, years ago had an Araya branded Japanese bike with the full compliment of DA components....
07-07-24, 05:02 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,037
Posted By cb400bill

1975 Fuji - The Ace ...

1975 Fuji - The Ace

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07-07-24, 04:05 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,037
Posted By non-fixie

I have been told that, at least in my country,...

I have been told that, at least in my country, Shimano's commercial breakthrough came with the launch of the 600 'arabesque' group in 1978. With its relatively low price, good looks and good...
07-07-24, 03:20 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,037
Posted By georges1

interesting thread about dura ace vs nuovo record...

interesting thread about dura ace vs nuovo record https://www.bikeforums.net/classic-vintage/1175103-early-dura-ace-vs-neuvo-record.html and this...
07-07-24, 01:17 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,037
Posted By juvela

----- it is important to understand that at...

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it is important to understand that at the launch of DA in 1973 it was only a partial road ensemble

there was chainset, hubs, front mech and shift levers

it was filled out with Crane...
07-07-24, 01:16 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 635
Posted By SpeedofLite

Sure, here it is. ...

Sure, here it is.

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07-07-24, 11:15 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 635
Posted By SpeedofLite

I can. And I did. The hyperlink to that article...

I can. And I did. The hyperlink to that article was included in the first post of this thread. :thumb:
However, if you mean you would like a pdf version of that article, I've attached one to...
07-07-24, 09:56 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 635
Posted By SpeedofLite

50 Years Ago: July 1974 in Bicycling! magazine

Articles/columns included are:
QUESTION MAN
"What Effects [sic] Bicycle Speed?" Part 1
"A Look at the World Hour-Record Bicycle" (Eddy Merckx, 1972)

The following articles from this issue were...
07-02-24, 08:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 569
Posted By Brewsmith

FS: 25" 1973 Schwinn Paramount Frameset with Original Manual/Tools

Beautiful blue 1972 Schwinn Paramount frameset for sale. Overall in excellent, original condition. Sat in storage for most of it's life and shows very little wear, just some light patina and minor...
07-01-24, 06:49 PM
Replies: 2,989
Views: 406,043
Posted By diphthong

26-miler in the cuyamaca rancho state park and...

26-miler in the cuyamaca rancho state park and laguna mountains. one decent climb but otherwise, flattish. some crosswinds.
temps were projected to be in the low 90's but think it topped off in the...
07-01-24, 11:47 AM
Replies: 2,989
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Posted By jonathanf2

I did nothing but road last weekend. Friday I...

I did nothing but road last weekend. Friday I knocked out 24 miles + 1100 ft Rose Bowl laps, Saturday I did 31 miles + 2200 ft and Sunday I did 33 miles + 2100 ft with back-to-back Griffth Park...
07-01-24, 10:03 AM
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Posted By Eric F

Saturday...A dirty quickie on the gravel bike to...

Saturday...A dirty quickie on the gravel bike to Cherry Canyon for a couple sections of fun singletrack. (13mi, 1300')...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-29-24, 05:01 AM
Replies: 143
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Posted By gfk_velo

Although I am and always have been predominantly...

Although I am and always have been predominantly a technical guy, I used to have some involvement in Commercial (and have run a team in the past) so have some insight on this side of the business ......
06-25-24, 11:55 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 904
Posted By squirtdad

I would go 80' Euro ski colors either Hot pink...

I would go 80' Euro ski colors either Hot pink or the brightest green you can find
06-22-24, 05:29 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 752
Posted By John E

At the risk of sounding snarky, I do safety-check...

At the risk of sounding snarky, I do safety-check any bicycle, used or new, that I buy, before I test ride it.
06-15-24, 08:29 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 580
Posted By Steel Charlie

Went For A Walk

I'll not go into why but I went for a rather long walk on Thursday. I notice today that I apparently used some of the vintage muscles differently than I do on the bikes. I'm thinking that it might...
06-14-24, 08:41 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 305
Posted By SpeedofLite

Off the Steep End (climbing instruction camp)

It's in here....but don't tell anyone.
...
06-14-24, 08:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 305
Posted By SpeedofLite

Hans Rey

Yes, we can.

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06-11-24, 09:58 PM
Replies: 2,989
Views: 406,043
Posted By diphthong

47-miler starting above dana point harbor at...

47-miler starting above dana point harbor at noon. blue lantern north and wiggled over to pacific island dr. still a woofer that one.
semi-recovered on the descent of pid down to alicia pkwy. hooked...
06-10-24, 06:41 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,416
Posted By cudak888

She done. ...

She done.

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06-10-24, 02:14 PM
Replies: 2,989
Views: 406,043
Posted By PromptCritical

Friday-Ride from Scripps Ranch to Mission Valley,...

Friday-Ride from Scripps Ranch to Mission Valley, walk and ride hime with a broken shift cable (great opportunity for cross training)!

Saturday - 30 mi ride up the coast from Solana Beach to the...
06-10-24, 11:13 AM
Replies: 2,989
Views: 406,043
Posted By Eric F

Saturday - 35mi solo road ride on LART and...

Saturday - 35mi solo road ride on LART and Arroyo, in the opposite direction I usually go. 80+deg temps also bumped up my HR, and things were running about 10bpm over normal while riding at a tempo...
06-10-24, 08:41 AM
Replies: 218
Views: 78,337
Posted By rustystrings61

Thanks! it DOES feel good to be back on a bike...

Thanks! it DOES feel good to be back on a bike again. One of the bikes I rotated through this week was the Mercian Colorado that was the first bike I rode after my quadruple bypass surgery 20 years...
06-09-24, 05:07 AM
Replies: 2,989
Views: 406,043
Posted By diphthong

20-miler in the overcast june gloom that is...

20-miler in the overcast june gloom that is o-side/carlsbad. did work in a bbq lunch visit whilst in the area. didn't exactly assist in increasing the average speed of the ride afterwards...
06-07-24, 02:54 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 12,760
Posted By Manny66

This Sunday . See you There ! A few of the L.A....

This Sunday . See you There ! A few of the L.A. area boys will be there ....
06-07-24, 12:28 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,054
Posted By DeadGrandpa

"Walking is why they invented bicycles." ...

"Walking is why they invented bicycles."
"Hiking is why they invented mountain bikes."
- DeadGrandpa
06-07-24, 04:33 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 3,362
Posted By Trakhak

That Trek is beautiful. Current 105 is highly...

That Trek is beautiful. Current 105 is highly respected and represents the sweet spot in the Shimano range for value for money.

As for the frame, I like aluminum bikes. Steel is fine, too, of...
06-04-24, 05:48 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,054
Posted By cyclezen

"cycling is about the bike, you and the landscape...

"cycling is about the bike, you and the landscape you are riding through, The Ride is when all three become one". - j

"Ride as much or as little, or as long or as short as you feel. But ride." -...
06-03-24, 02:04 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,054
Posted By 79pmooney

"Is this the big one?" (Me, referring to the last...

"Is this the big one?" (Me, referring to the last Cycle Oregon hill of the day, billed to be 14+%.) No one knew. So I rode it on the gear you see in my avatar photo. By the time I figured out this...
06-03-24, 12:33 PM
Replies: 2,989
Views: 406,043
Posted By Eric F

Sunday...Mt. Lowe - Wilson - Toll Road loop on...

Sunday...Mt. Lowe - Wilson - Toll Road loop on the gravel bike (25mi, 4800'). I've been wanting to do this ride for a long time, but have been trying to find a time that is not too hot or too cold....
06-02-24, 08:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 391
Posted By SpeedofLite

Road Test/Bike Review (1994) SEROTTA Colorado Legend CRL

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05-29-24, 09:47 PM
Replies: 2,989
Views: 406,043
Posted By jonathanf2

Wednesday I did 25 miles and 2100 feet of...

Wednesday I did 25 miles and 2100 feet of climbing. Today I decided to climb around the hills in Pasadena. Before climbing I did 1 lap around the Rose Bowl and tried catching a cyclist who was going...
05-27-24, 07:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 426
Posted By steelbikeguy

I had the luxury of serving in the Marines during...

I had the luxury of serving in the Marines during peace time, but even in times of routine training, injuries and fatalities still occurred. In my squadron of VMAT-102 at Marine Corps Air Station...
05-26-24, 09:13 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 386
Posted By SpeedofLite

40 Years Ago: May 1984 in Bicycling magazine

Articles/Columns included in this post are:
Workshop: Perspectives on Gearing

The Open Road is presented in Post #2. I didn't know Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. was started by cyclists.

The...
05-19-24, 11:15 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 901
Posted By SpeedofLite

45 Years Ago: May 1979 in Bicycling magazine

Articles/columns included in this post are:
Bike Law: Fighting Crime with Bicycles
Bicycle Workshop: Monitoring Cycling Performance Indoors
Technical Q&A
Reflections: Bicycles -- Tools for Peace...
05-18-24, 10:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 434
Posted By JohnDThompson

The adapter is designed to convert Look-type...

The adapter is designed to convert Look-type pedals to SPD-type pedals. I suspect it would take a good bit of cobbling around to make it work on your Campagnolo pedals, and an awful shame to...
05-17-24, 02:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 755
Posted By iab

1951 Maino

For my 8 regular readers, in case you missed it, I finished the bike. All started here - https://www.bikeforums.net/classic-vintage/1264506-i-bought-dropouts-seconda-parte.html

Well, 99%...
05-16-24, 09:59 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,135
Posted By canklecat

A few years ago when the UCI got into a spat with...

A few years ago when the UCI got into a spat with pros over saddle tilt and positioning, especially for time trials, I tried setting up one road bike with aero bars to use a saddle tilted slightly...
05-12-24, 06:19 PM
Replies: 2,989
Views: 406,043
Posted By Eric F

Morning graveling on new-to-me dirt in the...

Morning graveling on new-to-me dirt in the Newport Coast area (17mi, 2000í). Up Buck Gully from PCH, across Bommer Ridge, and down Laguna Bowl Trail to Laguna Canyon. Unfortunately, that last part...
05-12-24, 12:03 PM
Replies: 2,989
Views: 406,043
Posted By bfuser10291295

Rode down to Long Beach for mother's day. Rented...

Rode down to Long Beach for mother's day. Rented a boat for 2 hours for mother in law with charcuterie and wine to enjoy.
...
05-11-24, 04:13 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,135
Posted By 79pmooney

All my bikes have saddles down by the nose but...

All my bikes have saddles down by the nose but not by a lot. This has been true for me near forever. Allows me to ride with my back low and near straight with my hips rotated back and my torso and...
05-11-24, 03:17 PM
Replies: 2,989
Views: 406,043
Posted By diphthong

40 miles today on the monthly bryan baylis...

40 miles today on the monthly bryan baylis vintage ride. rode with both joesch and PromptCritical. decent little turnout and picked up a rider along the way. familiar faces but different bikes-every...
05-11-24, 03:09 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,135
Posted By Iride01

You are probably working your legs harder to keep...

You are probably working your legs harder to keep your butt in the position on the saddle where it wants to be. Are you riding harder? No it's probably harder to ride. If it makes you any faster,...
05-11-24, 10:13 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 720
Posted By rando_couche

And FWIW, many people seem to use "classic" and...

And FWIW, many people seem to use "classic" and "vintage" interchangeably. IMO, "classic" has to do with quality and "vintage" to do with age.
05-08-24, 01:38 AM
Replies: 2,989
Views: 406,043
Posted By diphthong

i think it's closer to 35+ miles with a < 1 mile...

i think it's closer to 35+ miles with a < 1 mile distance on the ferry from coronado to dtown sd. measured 35.15 miles on the march edition
of the ride which included approx a .5 mile of detour down...
05-07-24, 12:54 PM
Replies: 2,989
Views: 406,043
Posted By diphthong

forgot this ride slots ahead one day for motherís...

forgot this ride slots ahead one day for motherís day. iíll be there-back willing.
05-05-24, 07:34 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 933
Posted By billytwosheds

(trying to) Go fast on an old steel frame - Merckx local race content

For the last few years I've managed the bike coop at my university, and today I took the opportunity to jump in and do a race on my Merckx.

I wouldn't say I went all that fast (1:11ish in the 40k...
05-03-24, 09:43 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,318
Posted By Robvolz

Lots of sanding was needed. There were no dents,...

Lots of sanding was needed. There were no dents, but a few pin holes from sweat? And not wiping a bike down.

a few places the primer didnít auto fill, I sprayed some on a board and used a razor...
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