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01-05-24, 07:30 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 81,738
Posted By Choke

Giro 1946-51 ...

Giro 1946-51

http://giro.ciocctoo.com/1946%20giro%20b.jpg

http://giro.ciocctoo.com/1947%20giro%20a.jpg

http://giro.ciocctoo.com/1947%20giro%20b.jpg
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01-05-24, 07:29 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 81,738
Posted By Choke

Giro 1931-40 ...

Giro 1931-40

http://giro.ciocctoo.com/1931%20giro.jpg

http://giro.ciocctoo.com/1932%20giro.jpg

http://giro.ciocctoo.com/1933%20giro.jpg

http://giro.ciocctoo.com/1936%20giro.jpg
01-05-24, 02:14 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,760
Posted By Choke

It's not often that you see a full Euclid...

It's not often that you see a full Euclid bike.....so I'll add a second one.

Early 90s Scapin in Cromor OR. I do have the original brake levers and shifters.
...
12-14-23, 09:51 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,023
Posted By Choke

I'll be there, martini shaker in hand. The...

I'll be there, martini shaker in hand.

The craziest might just be Kurt (Curt?) from Canada. He rode to the start from his home in BC, did the ride and then rode back. On Sunday afternoon, after...
11-24-23, 02:44 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 4,422
Posted By Choke

http://ciocctoo.com/forums/var/albums/cycle/ciocc-...

http://ciocctoo.com/forums/var/albums/cycle/ciocc-01.jpg?m=1633205094
10-06-23, 06:35 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 4,395
Posted By Choke

That's a huge complaint from me as well. My other...

That's a huge complaint from me as well. My other complaint about Cambia is the lack of any lodging that I consider to have a reasonable price.

I attended every Eroica in Paso Robles and the first...
09-14-23, 08:25 AM
Replies: 146
Views: 23,417
Posted By Choke

I'm firmly in the retrofriction camp. The Simplex...

I'm firmly in the retrofriction camp. The Simplex models work great and I could be perfectly happy with them. But.....I think the Campy Doppler is just a hair smoother and those are my favorites,...
09-09-23, 09:25 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 6,279
Posted By Choke

Doc, I purchased it in 2011 not long after...

Doc, I purchased it in 2011 not long after Pelizzoli started their website. There definitely don't seem to be many of them.
09-09-23, 09:04 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,117
Posted By Choke

.https://ciocctoo.com/forums/var/albums/hampco/plu...

.https://ciocctoo.com/forums/var/albums/hampco/plugs.jpg?m=1633207435
09-08-23, 09:18 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 6,279
Posted By Choke

Most of my riding since I acquired my first set...

Most of my riding since I acquired my first set (around 1993) has been on Deltas.....obviously I love them. If they are set up properly they have good power and excellent modulation (loads better in...
07-26-23, 03:35 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 6,500
Posted By Choke

I'm sorry to say that I only took a couple of...

I'm sorry to say that I only took a couple of pics at the start....I usually have the camera out a lot but for whatever reason I didn't this year.
...
07-21-23, 08:10 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 9,037
Posted By Choke

I woke up early in the campground near Spokane......

I woke up early in the campground near Spokane... probably something to do with the 13 hour drive yesterday.

See you all in Kalispell tonight.
07-14-23, 11:08 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 9,037
Posted By Choke

"Cino-compliant" is as much a state of mind as it...

"Cino-compliant" is as much a state of mind as it is a set of defined rules.

Though I do recall one year there were a number of people riding clipless and they were given a Scarlet C to wear.
07-05-23, 04:42 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,497
Posted By Choke

I'm a big fan of the Minoura BH-60. It mounts the...

I'm a big fan of the Minoura BH-60. It mounts the bottle somewhat low on the handlebar and allows you to use any bottle cage.

https://ciocctoo.com/forums/var/albums/cycle/050116b.jpg?m=1633193713...
06-23-23, 09:55 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 9,037
Posted By Choke

https://ciocctoo.com/forums/index.php/cino/cino19-...

https://ciocctoo.com/forums/index.php/cino/cino19-14

https://ciocctoo.com/forums/var/albums/cino/cino19-16.jpg?m=1643424820
...
06-23-23, 09:45 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 9,037
Posted By Choke

I have to disagree Rich, I for one would love to...

I have to disagree Rich, I for one would love to see that, mainly to see the reactions of others. Of course the downside is that I'd probably break a rib from laughing so hard. :roflmao:
05-27-23, 11:48 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,996
Posted By Choke

I think that I can cover that request Rich. While...

I think that I can cover that request Rich. While I don't wear a small keg around my neck, my Jeep will have a stocked cooler, fixings for martinis and maybe even a single malt.
03-07-23, 12:32 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,509
Posted By Choke

I am a huge fan of Deltas and I have more bikes...

I am a huge fan of Deltas and I have more bikes with Deltas than any other brake. I'm the odd person in that I prefer the CdA version since they have more clearance for larger tires.
...
12-30-22, 09:29 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 5,146
Posted By Choke

On the MTB side, Campy made a 13-34 8sp cassette....

On the MTB side, Campy made a 13-34 8sp cassette. Needless to say they are unobtanium and demand crazy prices if you can find one.

Allow me to be the first. I have a full Euclid bike and while...
12-13-22, 11:17 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,267
Posted By Choke

How often do you see a pantographed chainstay and...

How often do you see a pantographed chainstay and cutouts on the BB lug where the chainstay attaches?

https://www.cycle.ciocctoo.com/losa4.jpg
11-24-22, 09:52 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,028
Posted By Choke

Link with more pics -...

Link with more pics - https://www.bikeforums.net/classic-vintage/1098316-1966-frejus.html

As purchased

https://ciocctoo.com/forums/var/albums/cycle/frej1.jpg?m=1633205128

After changing the...
09-22-22, 08:36 AM
Replies: 157
Views: 9,236
Posted By Choke

I've seen this one at least two different years...

I've seen this one at least two different years at Eroica CA. Who knows how often it gets used the rest of the year? I believe that it belongs to Mike Kone who owns Boulder Bicycle.
...
07-12-22, 01:09 PM
Replies: 245
Views: 13,815
Posted By Choke

Thanks for the kind words all. I had a great...

Thanks for the kind words all.

I had a great time and it was pleasure to meet some C&Vers for the first time and to see my Cino friends that I haven't seen for a few years.

After I turned on to...
07-01-22, 02:19 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,656
Posted By Choke

Another 'cheater' here. From 1996-99 I did a...

Another 'cheater' here.

From 1996-99 I did a ride called CAMP (Cycle Across Missouri Parks). It was a 7 day cross state ride that started near Kansas City and finished near St. Louis - it took a...
05-30-22, 09:35 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,277
Posted By Choke

Something that I think many people forget is that...

Something that I think many people forget is that not all who make the ultimate sacrifice do so during wartime. Training for war is dangerous and sometimes things go wrong.

On 20 March 1989 a...
05-25-22, 04:49 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,957
Posted By Choke

Several years ago in a "Show your Pegoretti"...

Several years ago in a "Show your Pegoretti" thread on another forum, a member posted pics of his Peg with a flat bar. He received a ton of negative responses, but they all shut up when Dario (RIP)...
05-12-22, 07:11 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,574
Posted By Choke

The brakes are Control Tech. Here's a set...

The brakes are Control Tech.

Here's a set for sale - https://www.ebay.com/itm/164727389916?hash=item265a847edc:g:XzgAAOSwNr1gOYzX
05-09-22, 05:09 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 5,586
Posted By Choke

My understanding on the move is that the city of...

My understanding on the move is that the city of Paso Robles didn't want to provide any support for Eroica and was not even happy that the event was held there. As for Wes, I'm not sure, I've heard...
05-08-22, 04:56 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 5,586
Posted By Choke

Oddly the first time that I met Paul was at the...

Oddly the first time that I met Paul was at the first Eroica, I had lined up at the start next to him (and Bruce Gordon, whom I had met before) and we talked for several minutes before we introduced...
05-05-22, 05:08 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 5,586
Posted By Choke

I'm glad to hear that you had a good time there,...

I'm glad to hear that you had a good time there, it can be a fun event. I did not attend this year's Eroica CA but I have been to every other edition. While I agree with some of your points, I don't...
03-23-22, 11:33 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 5,949
Posted By Choke

Hampsten ...

Hampsten
https://ciocctoo.com/forums/var/albums/hampco/hh9.JPG?m=1633207195

Frejus
https://ciocctoo.com/forums/var/albums/cycle/frej4.jpg?m=1633205113

Kondor...
03-19-22, 10:04 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 718
Posted By Choke

Just so you know, it's not a Campy vs. Shimano...

Just so you know, it's not a Campy vs. Shimano thing, it's the threads of the bottom bracket shell - Italian vs. English. Italian BBs (marked 36x24F) have right hand threads on both sides while...
03-12-22, 08:26 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,138
Posted By Choke

Heh....that was the first thing that came to my...

Heh....that was the first thing that came to my mind when I read the thread title.
03-12-22, 12:00 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,248
Posted By Choke

This seems to answer your question.... ...

This seems to answer your question....

https://wittson.com/custom-titanium-frame-builder
03-12-22, 11:19 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 598
Posted By Choke

Ital-Tecno.....man, they had loads of very cool...

Ital-Tecno.....man, they had loads of very cool stuff.
03-11-22, 08:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 932
Posted By Choke

It's not unusual at all. For example, the...

It's not unusual at all. For example, the Universal 61 brakes on my Frejus have a front reach of 49-60mm and a rear reach of 56-72mm.
...
03-05-22, 07:59 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,544
Posted By Choke

Hmmm. If I continue at the same pace I can make a...

Hmmm. If I continue at the same pace I can make a post like this in 2212.
03-05-22, 07:48 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,296
Posted By Choke

The jaws on the Cool Tool are nice because they...

The jaws on the Cool Tool are nice because they taper quickly and can be used as a cone wrench.

Regarding the one posted for sale, it's a plus that is has the headset and BB adapters. I've never...
03-04-22, 10:45 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,296
Posted By Choke

3 tubes patch kit tire lever Zeus seat post...

3 tubes
patch kit
tire lever
Zeus seat post wrench
Cool Tool

https://www.ciocctoo.com/forums/var/albums/cycle/ctool.jpg?m=1633205052
01-28-22, 08:30 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,407
Posted By Choke

While I don't have any pics of me walking you can...

While I don't have any pics of me walking you can rest assured that I had been walking right before I took these....

http://eroica17.ciocctoo.com/er17-5.jpg

http://er16.ciocctoo.com/er16-4.jpg...
12-20-21, 10:49 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 5,559
Posted By Choke

.https://ciocctoo.com/forums/var/albums/cycle/losa...

.https://ciocctoo.com/forums/var/albums/cycle/losa1.jpg?m=1633205201
12-14-21, 07:36 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,757
Posted By Choke

I don't know enough about DeRosas to say if that...

I don't know enough about DeRosas to say if that pista is legit. But I do know that a number of things that people have concerns about are typical of some DeRosa models.

The seatstay ends are not...
11-26-21, 10:14 PM
Replies: 150
Views: 12,155
Posted By Choke

The Interdrive...

The Interdrive (http://pardo.net/bike/pic/mobi/d.interdrive-crank/000.html) crank is one of my favorites.

...
11-10-21, 09:07 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,021
Posted By Choke

Happy Birthday to my brothers and sisters!...

Happy Birthday to my brothers and sisters! Goodnight Chesty, wherever you are.

While I had ridden bikes off and on, this is the one that got me hooked. It started out stock but I eventually...
11-05-21, 11:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,006
Posted By Choke

Maybe it's just that the decal was put on badly...

Maybe it's just that the decal was put on badly but to me that downtube looks crinkled near where it meets the headtube.
10-02-21, 10:23 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 6,443
Posted By Choke

I'm definitely lean towards more esoteric...

I'm definitely lean towards more esoteric marques, though I do have a Bianchi and a DeRosa. Italians are my preference for sure.

I'm a huge fan of Vanni Losa's work......
...
09-03-21, 09:35 PM
Replies: 530
Views: 41,779
Posted By Choke

Great pics everyone....thanks! Holy @#$&^%#...

Great pics everyone....thanks!

Holy @#$&^%# you guys rode up that hill? I am seriously impressed. :beer: As much as I like to eat I think I would have had to skip lunch.....
08-29-21, 11:09 PM
Replies: 530
Views: 41,779
Posted By Choke

It looks like it was a beautiful day. For...

It looks like it was a beautiful day.

For those of you who haven't been, this might help to give a better perspective on the size of the waterfall.

http://cino16.ciocctoo.com/cino16-4.jpg
08-29-21, 03:27 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,847
Posted By Choke

What a beauty. Since you seem to still be...

What a beauty.

Since you seem to still be confused about what you have....

VIRGINIA - FRAMETELLER (http://www.frameteller.it/2016/05/16/virginia/) (in Italian)

I tried to put a Google...
08-26-21, 09:24 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,785
Posted By Choke

Eddy went with 16.... ...

Eddy went with 16....


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