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01-30-23, 04:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 123
Posted By Andy_K

Once you get outside of the tried and true,...

Once you get outside of the tried and true, period correct build space, things very quickly become a matter of taste. This isn't my taste, but I'm sure that doesn't matter to you. I'll opine anyway...
01-29-23, 07:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 226
Posted By jamesdak

Now I know where all the 80-90 mm stems I need...

Now I know where all the 80-90 mm stems I need are hiding, LOL!

:thumb:
01-29-23, 05:03 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 790
Posted By DMC707

Had a break in - lots of C&V stuff stolen

Trying to turn my garage into a "Garage Mahal" type of thing with new flooring and fresh paint, so i cleaned a few old bikes (and not so old bikes) and box after box filled with nice components was...
01-28-23, 12:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 125
Posted By Iride01

https://si.shimano.com/en/ev/ST-5703-3029 ...

https://si.shimano.com/en/ev/ST-5703-3029

Click the blue drop down arrow on item #1 at the right of the page. Seems to me they are saying it's compatible if yours is the ST-6703.

But I'm not...
01-28-23, 12:57 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,346
Posted By urbanknight

If you mount them backwards the brakes will make...

If you mount them backwards the brakes will make the bike speed up instead of slow down.
01-27-23, 01:04 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 345
Posted By Unca_Sam

I think your freewheel has seen the end of its...

I think your freewheel has seen the end of its useful life if it's skipping with a new chain. You should make note of the tooth count you have on the freewheel cogs and look for a replacement to go...
01-26-23, 06:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 358
Posted By jamesdak

A whole lot more cool rides from the folks I picked up the Krapf frameset.

Mods if not allowed feel free to move or delete.

When I worked deal on my Krapf Frameset the seller mentioned having several other bikes from the same collector the Krapf came from. They shared...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-26-23, 02:53 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,472
Posted By USAZorro

Smeagol! Where have you been all these years?

Smeagol! Where have you been all these years?
01-25-23, 07:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 226
Posted By cb400bill

Pic Assist -...

Pic Assist - https://www.bikeforums.net/g/album/17509995

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1263x718/80-rowglider_2_43e52e31d498c18015a809ed75cf73273b720f8f.jpg
01-24-23, 06:24 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,001
Posted By polymorphself

Ah yes should've mentioned. During cleaning some...

Ah yes should've mentioned. During cleaning some paint flaked off in that area, no crack!
01-24-23, 02:29 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 547
Posted By alcjphil

That bar does not fit that stem. I can see...

That bar does not fit that stem. I can see daylight between the bar and stem. That is a dangerous failure possibility
01-23-23, 10:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 449
Posted By alcjphil

My Question: Why a spoke protector if you don't...

My Question: Why a spoke protector if you don't have a derailleur?
01-22-23, 05:17 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 325
Posted By santa fe 2926

Peugeot Dolomites 1987

A purchase from EBay.Fr, 215 euros, including shipping. All English threads, 26.4 seatpost, 22.2 stem. Transferred a Mavic group from unrideable Mercian. Except couldn’t remove Mavic bottom bracket...
01-20-23, 10:05 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,001
Posted By polymorphself

Thanks for the input everyone, any additional...

Thanks for the input everyone, any additional commentary is welcome. I’m very excited to dig into this. It’s in great shape but will get the typical overhaul, clean/polish, burgundy newbaums, black...
01-20-23, 06:19 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 367
Posted By sd5782

Get a large screwdriver or small chisel to act as...

Get a large screwdriver or small chisel to act as a wedge and drive it in the bolt slot after the bolt is removed. It doesn’t take much.
01-20-23, 09:49 AM
Replies: 74,020
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Posted By SchRadler

large Bob Jackson frame - $150 - Lansing, MI

Bob Jackson frame/fork with Campy headset and cranks for sale near Lansing. Looks to be in very good condition and I love the color, but it's way too big for me. Probably a little far for me to...
01-19-23, 10:19 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 2,977
Posted By AdventureManCO

Okay, so here is the entire list. Take in all in,...

Okay, so here is the entire list. Take in all in, pour over it. There is a lot to digest here. Below we'll start talking more about framesets and models, as well as some interesting takeaways and...
01-19-23, 10:45 AM
Replies: 74,020
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Posted By SoCaled

I was pretty sure I had seen one of these before,...

I was pretty sure I had seen one of these before, took a minute and not much info but does appear to be a "Hamilton" fork is different than GT's I have seen as well as lug on "triangle" on the yellow...
01-19-23, 09:19 AM
Replies: 74,020
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Posted By '02 nrs

$150. gt repaint? milford,Ohio.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/843779596913933/?hoisted=false&ref=browse_tab&referral_code=marketplace_general&referral_story_type=general&tracking=%7B%22qid%22%3A%22-4857714386187141950%22...
01-18-23, 08:51 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 1,924
Posted By Camilo

I carry one CO2, one tube, one mini pump and one...

I carry one CO2, one tube, one mini pump and one little patch kit. I'll bet the patch kit doesn't take up any more space than that second CO2 and is a lot better when the chips are down. Also, did...
01-18-23, 08:45 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 1,924
Posted By tomato coupe

I don't think the problem was CO2 instead of a...

I don't think the problem was CO2 instead of a pump, it was not checking the tire to find out why you were losing air.
01-18-23, 02:27 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 11,044
Posted By SJX426

Since I posted on this thread, I have acquired...

Since I posted on this thread, I have acquired two bike frames of which one satisfies my previous list. Although it hasn't been ridden yet, and it has its flaws it works. I like it aesthetically at...
01-18-23, 09:35 AM
Replies: 74,020
Views: 12,030,325
Posted By SoCaled

MiyataTwelve Hundred - $375 - Lake Forrest, CA ...

MiyataTwelve Hundred - $375 - Lake Forrest, CA
https://orangecounty.craigslist.org/bik/d/lake-forest-miyata-1200-road-bicycle/7579762612.html
...
01-17-23, 11:09 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,013
Posted By Yelbom15

The Monotonous Use of Carbon Components

Is anyone growing tired of the abundance of bikes coming with carbon component
everything and if not carbon, components that are just black on black.

I can’t seem to escape it. I thought Shimano...
01-17-23, 07:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 347
Posted By jjhabbs

Mid 80s CIOCC Designer Pron Pics inside

Hey guys.

I was bored and thought I'd show some Pron today. Mid 80s CIOCC. Mostly Super Record. Modern Mavic Rims on period correct hubs.
Don't forget to message me if your interested in...
01-17-23, 06:43 PM
Replies: 74,020
Views: 12,030,325
Posted By Insidious C.

PDX Lemond Proprad $200

https://portland.craigslist.org/mlt/bik/d/portland-lemond-poprad-cyclocross-bike/7576057737.html...
01-17-23, 11:32 AM
Replies: 253
Views: 6,258
Posted By base2

My $14,000 bike cost $14,000 to build. I could...

My $14,000 bike cost $14,000 to build.
I could give you an itemized parts list with receipts if you are interested.
But, for now:
$800 in spokes that are so light the float on water mated to $1300...
01-17-23, 11:04 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 355
Posted By Positron400

Pretty much done at this point :). Only need to...

Pretty much done at this point :). Only need to add handlebare tape and then take it for a testride.
Seatpost and saddle will be replaced soon too because 1.) ugly 2.) too short ;)...
01-17-23, 09:25 AM
Replies: 74,020
Views: 12,030,325
Posted By WGB

Not sure model but it has braze-on shifter mounts...

Not sure model but it has braze-on shifter mounts and looks like Helicomatic rear hub.

Odd way to sell, focuses ad on the trainer for $60 but will through in bike for $140 more and no mention if...
01-17-23, 07:28 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 2,191
Posted By cyccommute

The rear brake locking…and the resultant skid…is...

The rear brake locking…and the resultant skid…is telling you that you are using too much front brake. When the rear brake skids, you get off the front brake since you are lifting the rear and losing...
01-16-23, 07:38 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 3,358
Posted By El Chaba

I will follow up a bit more on what IAB...

I will follow up a bit more on what IAB wrote….Most of the classic tubular rims seem to be in the 20-22 mm range ( excepting track and time trial rims….eg. something like the Mavic CX18 @ 18 mm). As...
01-16-23, 11:27 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 3,358
Posted By iab

Not a problem for me and I put 34mm tubulars on...

Not a problem for me and I put 34mm tubulars on the same rim. Never had a roll (knock on wood). Then again, the only racing I do is a 50-mile road race that I consider an organized ride with a rest...
01-15-23, 11:41 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 381
Posted By Kontact

It really is not true. Their a finite number of...

It really is not true. Their a finite number of road freehub bodies and cassettes. 7, 8/9/10, 10 Dura Ace, MTB 11 and road 11. It is very clear what spacers you need in each case.

The thing that...
01-14-23, 03:23 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,196
Posted By oneclick

"Failure from "over-tightening" is caused by...

"Failure from "over-tightening" is caused by repeated re-tightening of properly installed cranks. In use, an aluminum crank squirms on its taper and, because the retaining bolt prevents it from...
01-14-23, 12:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 326
Posted By TheSilverFox

'89 Schwinn Circuit

Hello, don't post much here but wanted to share newly acquired Schwinn Circuit I found on Craigslist in December. Originally built an identical Circuit in '89 while I was in High School and working...
01-12-23, 05:31 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 910
Posted By Robvolz

My blind, mostly deaf bike shop friend….

He strikes again! Calls me up, says he was doing some cleaning and next time I'm in rural Oregon, stop by say hi.

I know he likes his crisp German wines, so grab a nice Kabinet and head his way.
...
01-12-23, 04:33 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 753
Posted By jamesdak

Rosa e nero (Pink and black) Gianni Motta Personal 2001 R, wow!

Finally landed another frame I've lusted after for years. In a perfect world I would have one of the American flag themed Motta bikes but while they are out there I've never caught one on sale in my...
01-12-23, 02:06 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 903
Posted By Aardwolf

I'd say don't rule out tubulars, they're working...

I'd say don't rule out tubulars, they're working for me (88kg) on London's dodgy streets.

My bike came with some Mavic Monthlery Route which is a relatively heavy training rim from the 80s.
It...
01-12-23, 07:44 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 593
Posted By prairiepedaler

Poor old Hungary. Can't even afford modern...

Poor old Hungary. Can't even afford modern buildings. This is the City of Pécs.
...
01-10-23, 10:53 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,175
Posted By Caliwild

OK, got it back from the bike shop... They...

OK, got it back from the bike shop... They changed the housing, re-wrapped the bars (Cinelli cork), did a whole once-over, and built up the Dura Ace hubs with H Plus Son silver archetype wheels,...
01-10-23, 08:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 284
Posted By bulgie

What an awesome resource. Perfect reading for...

What an awesome resource. Perfect reading for sitting around getting fat in winter.

For any of you who don't know, Charlie is the real deal. Nobody else can claim such an all-encompassing...
01-09-23, 12:43 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 765
Posted By 79pmooney

I saw the title and thought "twitchy" like the...

I saw the title and thought "twitchy" like the Fuji Professional I raced in the '70s with its 75 degree head angle and same fork rake of its smaller sisters. The bike that was very nervous reaching...
01-08-23, 10:28 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,136
Posted By urbanknight

Basically, he did a crude test to see what...

Basically, he did a crude test to see what happens when the chain falls off inside the big cog... and basically nothing really happened with or without the dork disc.
01-07-23, 06:30 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 657
Posted By longhitv

1987 Bianchi Limited - Want to make modern

Hi
I posted about a 80s Campagnolo set that I had a quick few days to decide and the Forum seemed to advise to turn it down and find better....
01-07-23, 04:39 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 366
Posted By Schweinhund

Univega Gran Rally 1984 or so

Picked up a Univega Gran Rally for a little more than a song this afternoon.
It's got an entire Shimano 600 Grupo.
Hubs, brakes, derailleurs, levers and shifters as well as the cranks.
Did a two...
01-06-23, 08:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 479
Posted By dedhed

Sharpie

Sharpie
01-06-23, 03:44 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,981
Posted By pastorbobnlnh

This afternoon I stitched the right side of the...

This afternoon I stitched the right side of the bar cover. I made the width a 1/4 inch shorter and soaked in warm water for 15 minutes before mounting. I also added the hood and this time I cut it...
01-06-23, 02:45 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 727
Posted By rccardr

UPDATE! I obtained a 7 speed HG freehub and...

UPDATE!
I obtained a 7 speed HG freehub and installed in on a DA7700 rear hub with the supplied spacer. Both freehub bases looked and measured up pretty much the same.
The 9 speed freehub was 4.5mm...
01-05-23, 04:56 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,024
Posted By cyccommute

Got to disagree. Just look at all the posts on...

Got to disagree. Just look at all the posts on here as well as on social media about salt corroded handle bars. I’ll agree that the examples aren’t galvanic corrosion but they are very common...
01-05-23, 04:49 PM
Replies: 74,020
Views: 12,030,325
Posted By '02 nrs

$400. Portland

https://portland.craigslist.org/clc/bik/d/west-linn-nishiki-altron-57cm/7557002850.html...
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