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04-05-21, 08:46 PM
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Posted By canyoneagle

NOS Regina BX 5sp 14-24 Freewheel (2available)

I have just imported two NOS Regina BX freewheels from Torino, and will not be needing them.

These are the 5sp 14-24T version, in unpackaged NOS condition.
Perfect addition to your classic or...
Replies: 10
Views: 1,050
Posted By Germany_chris

It may be to small we're not all built the same...

It may be to small we're not all built the same way.

@OP yes it's a good deal Kleins have gotten really precious over the last couple years for some reason
Replies: 10
Views: 1,050
Posted By DMC707

Its worth $250 --- but it might be too small...

Its worth $250 --- but it might be too small --- take a spare front wheel with you to test ride it if you can because you never know -- darn thing might not hold air for a test ride. Even...
Forum: BMX
01-26-21, 01:59 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 421
Posted By teodovan

Weekly report

Relatively recently I bought a bmx and I liked it so much that when I discovered motion design, I decided to make an animation about bmx. Please read my article on teletype.in/@teodovan/weeklyreport
01-13-21, 10:44 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 6,428
Posted By martl

Hehe :) you got the rear bolt, but i got the...

Hehe :) you got the rear bolt, but i got the original pulleys :p

https://fotos.rennrad-news.de/f/d2/yz/d2yzebjhuw80/medium_JT-002.jpg?0 (https://fotos.rennrad-news.de/p/338455)

btw here is some...
01-12-21, 07:32 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 6,428
Posted By Doug Fattic

I've been to the XB3 factory in Kharkov several...

I've been to the XB3 factory in Kharkov several times in the early 2000s. There are lots of stories I can tell about these experiences. We are involved in a charity project to provide pastors with...
01-11-21, 04:13 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 6,428
Posted By non-fixie

I still have this one in my treasure chest. I...

I still have this one in my treasure chest. I love its blue collar charm:

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/952x720/1k0_a28eed2feac5bd5f58748fd41480476b6f852d56.jpg
01-11-21, 02:59 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 6,428
Posted By geeteeiii

Second bicycle i would like to share with is one...

Second bicycle i would like to share with is one of my favorites.

I have always ridden coaster brake bicycles and since most of my friends rode fixed gears, i preferred fixed gears to the geared...
Forum: BMX
01-05-21, 11:42 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 823
Posted By cbrstar

I don't have any experience with Framed. But I...

I don't have any experience with Framed. But I did own a Kink Launch, and looking over the specs I can't help but think the Launch is much better BMX. With the kink you are getting Cro-Mo Forks and a...
12-05-20, 01:42 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,435
Posted By oldlugs

Back in the late 70's and early 80's I worked at...

Back in the late 70's and early 80's I worked at a shop that had an old milling machine with a dividing head and all the tooling. The boss figured out I had gotten good at using the thing and became...
12-03-20, 03:56 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,019
Posted By RobbieTunes

Grandparents special.

Grandparents special.
12-01-20, 10:51 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,020
Posted By Kilroy1988

Hello Brent, Now that Bob Jackson has...

Hello Brent,

Now that Bob Jackson has announced that they've reopened their doors I'm on a mission to have a custom frame built by them as a show of support... I've decided that after I finish the...
11-26-20, 07:30 AM
Replies: 142
Views: 7,479
Posted By iab

I would never own a nazi party cycling jersey.

I would never own a nazi party cycling jersey.
11-25-20, 01:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 429
Posted By verktyg

Speaking Of Window Stickers...

When I was visiting New Mexico back in 2014, I stopped by our long closed shop just for the memories. I worked there from 1974-1979.
...
Forum: BMX
11-10-20, 11:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,492
Posted By Gooters

Found my old bike hidden away!

Is this old FAT BOY worth fixing back up?


https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/r4mhif_b3b35be5db5899595d46da5d8a10e862210b5028.jpg
11-10-20, 07:46 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 6,909
Posted By bikemig

I don't think the OP was being judgmental, rather...

I don't think the OP was being judgmental, rather these are questions about how do you tell a bike worth owning and fixing up. By and large I suspect most of us buy and ride bikes at the upper end of...
11-10-20, 01:51 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 6,909
Posted By bbpo8

Can someone explain to me the personal insults?...

Can someone explain to me the personal insults? Why does this list provoke such a reaction?
It's just some guidelines that I've collected. It's not about me. I'm asking if knowledgeable people can...
11-10-20, 01:06 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 6,909
Posted By bbpo8

Thanks for feedback

Thanks for the suggestions. I incorporated feedback, as well as specific information from Markeologist and 3alarmer.

In response to cudak888, tkamd73, ltokuno, browngw and Happy Feet, there is...
11-09-20, 08:48 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 6,909
Posted By chainwhip

"You see a lot of white-haired guys driving...

"You see a lot of white-haired guys driving Corvettes for the same reason."

A premium bicyle is like a Sports Car for your Body.
You must ask youself:
"Is my body worth it?"

Regardless of...
11-09-20, 07:52 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 6,909
Posted By bbpo8

Rules of thumb for older bikes

I've gotten into old bicycles the last few months. From reading in Bike Forums and elsewhere, I developed some Rules of Thumb for identifying and assessing vintage bikes. Please correct these and add...
Replies: 18
Views: 3,123
Posted By cb400bill

If it had Coca Cola logos on it the box could...

If it had Coca Cola logos on it the box could have been worth more than the bike itself.

Seat post is inserted into the frame backwards.
10-31-20, 07:12 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,471
Posted By Ironskillet

Thanks dudes! Now I know! And knowing is half the...

Thanks dudes! Now I know! And knowing is half the battle. ...
10-25-20, 07:33 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,301
Posted By cb400bill

My old 1985 Trek 770. Weighed without the bag,...

My old 1985 Trek 770. Weighed without the bag, but with a clincher wheelset, SPD pedals, and two cages.

https://c1.staticflickr.com/9/8834/18245572445_6668732327_b.jpg
...
Replies: 22
Views: 1,549
Posted By cb400bill

I'm curious to see your bike as I have yet to see...

I'm curious to see your bike as I have yet to see a Royce Union that I thought was worth even $100 let alone your poll minimum of $250.
Replies: 10
Views: 1,506
Posted By Tinkel

Colnago master Olympic Art Decor Competition

https://i.ibb.co/M6cRk6h/IMG-4943.jpg (https://ibb.co/nC7DMC0)


I woud like to know form forum members what you think this colnago master is worth.


Due to the fact that it is a kinda rare...
09-08-20, 07:02 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 896
Posted By LittleGinseng

Would you consider a 1979 Gran Sport crank in...

Would you consider a 1979 Gran Sport crank in fine condition? Just a few nicks and scratches 52/42X170X144BCD...
09-08-20, 12:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,078
Posted By juvela

----- Thanks so much for sharing this...

-----

Thanks so much for sharing this sighting.

Am sure many readers would gladly provide to Monsieur Bourdel a most welcome home! ;)

He appears he may hail from the mid-to-late 1930's.
...
09-07-20, 06:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,078
Posted By mech986

Id be very tempted to leave a note on the bike...

Id be very tempted to leave a note on the bike asking the owner to contact me because Id buy the bike outright for a reasonable sum.
09-03-20, 06:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,125
Posted By noobinsf

PSA: Soma Supple Vitesse 23mm gumwall $15

Good sale on these. I have a set that I have yet to install in 32mm, so I can't offer an opinion yet, but I hear good things, and this is the cheapest I have seen. Only the 23mm gumwalls are on sale....
08-29-20, 01:37 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,698
Posted By nlerner

I stopped using steel levers many years ago after...

I stopped using steel levers many years ago after pinching a few too many tubes. Now I'm all about plastic speedsticks and the like. The only thing I use a steel tire lever for is to tighten a crank...
Forum: BMX
08-25-20, 07:52 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,710
Posted By Viich

Want to watch me crash?

I'm the guy in blue that was on the right.

https://youtu.be/EK_reLIPwHs
Forum: BMX
08-21-20, 10:32 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 617
Posted By Viich

Cool viewpoint race video

Hi! I started racing BMX with my sons a year ago. I took this video of a recent race in the rain - was pretty cool. Traction was tough at the start, both front tire on the gate and rear tire until...
08-06-20, 07:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 733
Posted By SpeedofLite

Road Test/Bike Review (1976) BICKERTON Special - a portable folding bike

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1247x1639/bike_world_dec_1976_bickerton_special_folding_bike_p16_50pct_4a41a45d0299e0c11cd83bc8e46e37bd10e58199.jpg
...
Replies: 30
Views: 2,978
Posted By nesteel

Put it in perspective: $750 is more than halfway...

Put it in perspective: $750 is more than halfway to a very nice vintage Paramount.
Why waste it on a low level Trek, even if it is "new" in the box. BTW, once you pull it out of the box and...
05-18-20, 11:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 364
Posted By DMC707

Pulled my DeBErnardi out of retirement - and observations

Have been on a long 10 day sabbatical out of town that was very stressful - so when I was sufficiently recovered I wanted to go for a ride, but another ride on my late model wouldn't do --- seems...
05-10-20, 04:54 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,735
Posted By T-Mar

I'm neither surprised nor saddened by the...

I'm neither surprised nor saddened by the announcement. My respect for Colnago (both the man and the bicycle) started going downhill in the late 1970s and by the turn of the century, I considered...
05-03-20, 05:59 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,361
Posted By 52telecaster

First paycheck from the bike shop...

First paycheck from the bike shop...and the money is cool. For those of you unfamiliar with low to medium end bikes in a modern bike shop, let me just say, I love riding my bike home.

I have to...
04-30-20, 04:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,124
Posted By merziac

Shouldn't be rocket science, the guy in the video...

Shouldn't be rocket science, the guy in the video seems to have it figured out. The DT clamp should have at least a piece of hose like the BB cradle if not a contoured piece to protect the frame when...
04-30-20, 04:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,124
Posted By robertj298

I already have the Aldi stand but since this was...

I already have the Aldi stand but since this was free I thought why not. It will make a nice display stand for vintage bikes.
04-29-20, 11:29 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 782
Posted By Wildwood

i pass this time around. edit: Or should...

i pass this time around.


edit: Or should it be = Fold
04-26-20, 12:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 537
Posted By rccardr

Easy Off Oven Cleaner is my go-to deanodizer.

Easy Off Oven Cleaner is my go-to deanodizer.
Replies: 59
Views: 4,151
Posted By TugaDude

Absolute steal at $200. Lovely bike and if fit...

Absolute steal at $200. Lovely bike and if fit fits you, should ride like a champ. As far as SS or not, I have a couple of converted road bikes and they are among my favorites to ride. One is a...
Replies: 59
Views: 4,151
Posted By smeyer1116

I still have my Medici-custom built in 1984 in...

I still have my Medici-custom built in 1984 in Los Angeles. I spec 'd it with Scott SuperBrakes, because I rode a lot of hills then, and the brakes are awesome! So, original equipment on a custom...
04-20-20, 03:06 PM
Replies: 1,484
Views: 135,420
Posted By hazetguy

A few parts arrived in the mail today, so I am...

A few parts arrived in the mail today, so I am doing some test fitting and becoming a little more serious about getting this together soon.
...
04-20-20, 04:34 AM
Replies: 1,086
Views: 94,010
Posted By ramones71

I would like to thank Bikerider007 for a great...

I would like to thank Bikerider007 for a great transaction. Item was carefully wrapped and immediately shipped. Thanks again!
04-18-20, 07:00 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,062
Posted By Bianchigirll

If you're replacing the same size rim this is the...

If you're replacing the same size rim this is the best and quickest way.
04-17-20, 04:25 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,062
Posted By Velo Mule

That works. Nothing wrong with that. I think...

That works. Nothing wrong with that. I think this is similar to how Seth from "Seth's Bike Hacks" did it. I have loosened all the spokes, taped the two rims together and then moved the spokes to...
04-17-20, 04:16 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,062
Posted By sloar

Swapping rims the lazy way

I hate lacing rims, I just needed to swap rims so I could have a matching pair, so I cheated a little.



...
04-16-20, 03:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 471
Posted By alexihnen

That would really speed up my project. :thumb: ...

That would really speed up my project. :thumb:

This would be for a 1984. Im mostly resigned to aftermarket suede that Ill stitch myself.
04-15-20, 07:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 471
Posted By alexihnen

WTB: Cinelli VIP suede saddle & handlebar w/ 1R stem

Yep - it’s a big ask. There’s a handlebar/stem combo on the bay currently at $300. I’m trying to avoid that if possible. Oh, and it’s for a very worthy project!
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