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11-17-22, 10:20 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,352
Posted By Paul Barnard

I need to know what happened before what we saw...

I need to know what happened before what we saw on the video.
11-15-22, 07:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 341
Posted By gugie

Nova Cycles carries them, shipping from...

Nova Cycles carries them, shipping from California, but it looks like they're out of stock right now.

If you want to make it unique, roll your own! Miter two tubes together, brass braze them, and...
Forum: Commuting
11-15-22, 09:10 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 966
Posted By RustyJames

CliffordK I took a look at the little guys pack...

CliffordK I took a look at the little guys pack last night and I see that he is bringing stuff home that he doesn’t need to so that will pare the weight down substantially. The X factor here is if he...
11-14-22, 03:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 259
Posted By albrt

I wasn't thinking about it when I posted this,...

I wasn't thinking about it when I posted this, but perhaps the most valuable function of a co-op forum would be as a source of information for people thinking of starting a co-op. There are a lot of...
11-11-22, 06:02 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,513
Posted By 70sSanO

The big difference between bikes and cars is that...

The big difference between bikes and cars is that you can take that collector car out on the road on a nice Sunday afternoon and the world will drool over it as you cruise along.

Take that...
11-11-22, 12:16 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,060
Posted By Drillium Dude

I thought I'd seen everything. Nope! ...

I thought I'd seen everything. Nope!

Probably done for one of those Arabesque Donnas, the ones with the chainguard and upright handlebars :)

DeaD
11-11-22, 08:44 AM
Replies: 197
Views: 4,154
Posted By big john

Of the 4 frames I have broken, only 1 was...

Of the 4 frames I have broken, only 1 was aluminum, the other 3 were steel.
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11-10-22, 03:54 AM
Replies: 197
Views: 4,154
Posted By 1989Pre

It depends on the type of riding and a couple...

It depends on the type of riding and a couple dozen other factors.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-08-22, 02:00 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 3,336
Posted By Kevinti

Woven Fiber ...

Woven Fiber


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Not woven fiber. (Seen on late 2000's Campagnolo...
10-28-22, 11:01 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,269
Posted By Dave Mayer

Our local Co-op has a tray with several dozen 10...

Our local Co-op has a tray with several dozen 10 x 1 x 145mm threaded rear hub axles. When I require something shorter, I take one of these ($2) parts and with a (metal) hacksaw blade cut them down...
10-27-22, 07:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 492
Posted By BFisher

Oh, it's a bike! I expected to see a fine Italian...

Oh, it's a bike! I expected to see a fine Italian dough stuffed with delicious meats and cheeses. Nice looking frame.
10-20-22, 12:24 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 534
Posted By FBinNY

I agree that working with the CF joints isn't...

I agree that working with the CF joints isn't likely to be successful.

However, the most critical element, namely the top of the dropout slot which locates the axle and bears the load is still OK....
10-18-22, 11:18 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 534
Posted By himespau

That might be time to talk with a carbon bike...

That might be time to talk with a carbon bike repair company.
10-18-22, 10:56 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 534
Posted By Iride01

Are these your pic's? If you just tell us that...

Are these your pic's? If you just tell us that you uploaded some to the Gallery here on BF, then we'll know where to look. Sometimes they don't show up in your album on your profile, but looking in...
10-16-22, 09:06 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,107
Posted By FBinNY

+1 gravity works the same way in either case. ...

+1 gravity works the same way in either case.

FWIW - people have been standing bikes on bars and seats just about as long as there were bikes.

It got a bad rap in the late sixties and early...
10-16-22, 08:44 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,107
Posted By grumpus

Bike right way up - weight of bike presses...

Bike right way up - weight of bike presses dropout onto axle. Bike wrong way up - weight of wheel presses axle into dropout.
People upending bikes to work on them is one of my pet hates, but I don't...
10-14-22, 06:25 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,107
Posted By smd4

Try reversing the wheel in the dropouts. Flip it....

Try reversing the wheel in the dropouts. Flip it. If it’s off center the other way, then it will need to be dished properly.

And fyi, you don’t need to remove the QR and springs every time you...
10-09-22, 12:42 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 381
Posted By Privera71

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I couldn’t reply earlier because I used up my 5 replies. I fixed the freewheel at about 9:30 this morning. It just spun on ty for all
the solid advice .
10-05-22, 06:41 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,536
Posted By Chuck M

If this is for real, my only suggestion to the OP...

If this is for real, my only suggestion to the OP is next time you have an idea, post it here before you do it rather than after.
10-03-22, 08:59 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 970
Posted By chaadster

I sent you a PM with the contact info. I hope...

I sent you a PM with the contact info. I hope something beneficial works out.
10-02-22, 08:11 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 970
Posted By chaadster

What a weird coincidence JadeVamp1986 …a friend...

What a weird coincidence JadeVamp1986 …a friend right here in Ann Arbor just contacted me asking for help to sell an electric recumbent trike. I know you have a trike already, but if it might make...
09-29-22, 01:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 218
Posted By Kabuki12

I run Pasela Panaracer tires on a few of my...

I run Pasela Panaracer tires on a few of my bikes. They come in 27" x 1" and also available in tan side wall or black. They are reasonably priced for the quality plus they wear well....
Replies: 15
Views: 465
Posted By T-Mar

Peugeot used a lugless, internal brazing process,...

Peugeot used a lugless, internal brazing process, whereby preformed doughnuts of brazing material were placed inside the frames, at a tube joint. Whem heated, the doughnut melted and capillary...
Replies: 28
Views: 774
Posted By Gary Fountain

Hi CliffordK, I always think in AUD but I have...

Hi CliffordK, I always think in AUD but I have found that USD and AUD match up reasonably closely when it comes to bikes - even though the AUD is worth much less than the US dollar. That said, the...
09-27-22, 06:10 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,087
Posted By nswartsell

Thank you all for your incredible kindness! Our...

Thank you all for your incredible kindness! Our LBS got in contact today and told us someone found her bike on the side of the road and brought it into the shop. We'd posted a lot on social media so...
09-27-22, 04:18 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 537
Posted By Andrew R Stewart

The Op mentions having a "split hub" while on a...

The Op mentions having a "split hub" while on a tour, breaking spokes and seems to be concerned about a bearing failure that will stop function and finding replacements. I've commented on design a...
Replies: 28
Views: 774
Posted By cudak888

I'm not sure if the photos were taken during a...

I'm not sure if the photos were taken during a check of the seatpost, but - just in case: For the safety of anyone who tries to sit on that bike and the safety of the seat lug as well, please,...
09-26-22, 05:22 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,832
Posted By icemilkcoffee

Ebay

Ebay
09-25-22, 10:25 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,342
Posted By droppedandlost

at least one pic would be nice

at least one pic would be nice
09-23-22, 12:49 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,087
Posted By evwxxx

To the OP: This is what I have: top of line...

To the OP: This is what I have: top of line “Pepita” model, full Reynolds 531 butted tubes, forks and stays. Campy dropouts. No dents or dings but usual paint chips. 56cm c to c. You mentioned you...
09-22-22, 02:50 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 761
Posted By pdlamb

I don't remember who said it: The way to...

I don't remember who said it:

The way to make a small fortune with a bike shop is to start with a large fortune.
09-20-22, 06:46 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 743
Posted By 70sSanO

Bikes sizes are traditionally measured “from” the...

Bikes sizes are traditionally measured “from” the center of the bottom bracket. The “where” has differed from center of top tube or top of top tube; with some using top of seat tube.

I use the top...
09-17-22, 09:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 299
Posted By FBinNY

Pardon, but I'm struggling to connect the dots...

Pardon, but I'm struggling to connect the dots here.

As you describe the event, it seems like a straightforward shifting under load issue.

How did you get to a frame stiffness issue, and how...
09-17-22, 08:52 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 816
Posted By stardognine

I'm surprised noone's thought of champagne-yolo...

I'm surprised noone's thought of champagne-yolo before. 🤔😁
09-16-22, 03:43 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,429
Posted By Polaris OBark

Nobody has mentioned the most obvious answer: ...

Nobody has mentioned the most obvious answer:


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09-16-22, 02:53 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,429
Posted By easyupbug

I have osteoarthritis in my wrists and as said...

I have osteoarthritis in my wrists and as said many trikes like my Catrike Expedition have padded wrist rests so there is zero loading on the wrist. A trike will be slower overall.
09-16-22, 01:58 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,429
Posted By Pratt

Not an expert, but, at a guess, a recumbent.

Not an expert, but, at a guess, a recumbent.
09-16-22, 11:15 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,087
Posted By Doug Fattic

As a framebuilder, I'm going to encourage you to...

As a framebuilder, I'm going to encourage you to double check what size frame she really needs. I'm strongly suspicious a 54cm frame will be a bit small for her - especially if it is a Masi. Faliero...
09-14-22, 07:37 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,087
Posted By RustyJames

nswartsell That’s quite a story and we are all...

nswartsell That’s quite a story and we are all glad your fiancé walked away with only a few scrapes.

It’s difficult to replace a one-of-a-kind (gift from father) with something similar (another...
09-14-22, 03:40 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,903
Posted By kcorfognik

Don't forget drum brakes.

Don't forget drum brakes.
09-13-22, 05:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 454
Posted By badger1

I would say 'no'. If your bike is otherwise...

I would say 'no'. If your bike is otherwise fine/you are happy with it, and if that is the only issue -- and it is not uncommon -- then all you need, really, is a good, strong new wheelset,...
09-11-22, 04:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 272
Posted By Maelochs

First off .... maybe look at this:...

First off .... maybe look at this: https://discerningcyclist.com/best-belt-drive-bikes-commuters/

Then decide if you are all-in for a pedal bike or want to test teh waters with a cheaper bike...
09-09-22, 01:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 284
Posted By r0ckh0und

Sorry folks....I'm on vacation and I got caught...

Sorry folks....I'm on vacation and I got caught up playing Kan Jam and drinking beer last night.

Thank you all for your comments. This fork feels very light compared to most I've handled. The...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-08-22, 06:02 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,792
Posted By Mojo31

Change components. I bought an SL5, and its...

Change components. I bought an SL5, and its morphed into a SL7 over time.
09-08-22, 05:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 284
Posted By Lattz

Guess.... Milrémo? I knew I heard such on this...

Guess.... Milrémo? I knew I heard such on this forum before so Googled it, what's confusing, is seemingly there were more of them under this name. A french parts manufacturer, and a British one as...
09-08-22, 04:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 307
Posted By cranky old road

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PWcrkZR7PdU

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PWcrkZR7PdU
Forum: Road Cycling
09-07-22, 10:48 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 612
Posted By Maelochs

Why I didn't try to be helpful when I first saw...

Why I didn't try to be helpful when I first saw this thread.

I saw this thread right after it had been posted and started to make the obvious point ... but I figure I have said the same thing many...
09-07-22, 07:08 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,383
Posted By Kilroy1988

Funny, almost feels like I read that before...

Funny, almost feels like I read that before somewhere with an example picture somewhere just above this post... :p
09-06-22, 02:00 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 608
Posted By SurferRosa

. https://i.imgur.com/wIQSOPd.jpg I'm not...

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I'm not into disc brakes, so I would flip this. :p
09-05-22, 05:46 PM
Replies: 197
Views: 4,788
Posted By amazinmets73

I just had the following exchange with seller: ...

I just had the following exchange with seller:

"Was the crack due to the headset installation?"

"Yes. Like I indicated earlier and according to what the Lynskey manufacturer said the Chris...
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