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02-24-24, 04:46 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 457
Posted By JoeTBM

So, you are looking for these, I know you said...

So, you are looking for these, I know you said you wanted a quantity and this is for individual. Maybe a call to this LBS (BTW this is the LBS I used to go to when I lived on LI) is worth a shot. I...
02-16-24, 04:14 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 427
Posted By JoeTBM

Soak the hell out of it with PB Blaster, wait,...

Soak the hell out of it with PB Blaster, wait, and then try a left hand drill to get it to move out.
second thought is to hammer in a small sacrificial Torx bit, it should bite into the opening and...
02-15-24, 03:28 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 8,694
Posted By JoeTBM

This thread is 11 years dead....welcome to the...

This thread is 11 years dead....welcome to the Bike Forums
12-31-23, 02:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 283
Posted By JoeTBM

Looks like rubber O-rings, you can buy a large...

Looks like rubber O-rings, you can buy a large assortment fairly cheaply at Harbor Freight https://www.harborfreight.com/search?q=o%20ring%20assortment...
12-22-23, 05:08 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 5,830
Posted By JoeTBM

Well said, thank you

Well said, thank you
12-21-23, 01:55 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 5,830
Posted By JoeTBM

Gentlemen, what are you doing here? You both...

Gentlemen, what are you doing here?

You both are entitled to your opinions. Can't you just agree to disagree rather then mud slinging?
12-16-23, 08:55 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 534
Posted By JoeTBM

Just an observation, Your tire looks dry rotted...

Just an observation, Your tire looks dry rotted on the sidewall
12-15-23, 01:31 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 760
Posted By JoeTBM

I agree that the chain is not properly sized (too...

I agree that the chain is not properly sized (too long), we use the method listed in the Park Tool video listed at the bottom of Post 12. I see a quick link so it should be fairly easy to resize the...
10-22-23, 01:14 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 818
Posted By JoeTBM

Pay no attention to the bike snobs on here

Pay no attention to the bike snobs on here
10-20-23, 04:45 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,011
Posted By JoeTBM

Cheapest hairspray you can find. Contains alcohol...

Cheapest hairspray you can find. Contains alcohol and lacquer. Allows it so slide on when wet and the lacquer "glues" it when it dries. You should not use too much, just a short spray in each grip.
10-02-23, 12:31 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,482
Posted By JoeTBM

Amazon...

Amazon...
09-30-23, 12:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 319
Posted By JoeTBM

Any bike co-ops near you? They should have bins...

Any bike co-ops near you? They should have bins of this stuff
09-27-23, 12:16 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 643
Posted By JoeTBM

Have you tried a left hand drill bit? As others...

Have you tried a left hand drill bit? As others have mentioned, try heating in case of Loctite on threads.

Or, can you fit (lightly hammer in) a small torx bit, you mentioned 5/64 hex slips and...
08-27-23, 12:23 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 267
Posted By JoeTBM

We use this method on removing freewheels. ...

We use this method on removing freewheels.

Mount the Freewheel tool in a vise facing up
Slide the freewheel onto the tool
Turn the wheel to the left, some freewheel require more force then...
08-17-23, 02:10 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 316
Posted By JoeTBM

This ^^^^^

This ^^^^^
07-25-23, 03:33 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 771
Posted By JoeTBM

First link reference also has a closeup photo of...

First link reference also has a closeup photo of the spindle, compare it.
07-13-23, 05:19 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 826
Posted By JoeTBM

Was finally able to remove the part, photo it and...

Was finally able to remove the part, photo it and found the part number,

Yes, you are correct, the part is made by Enidine and is model ADA 510. I have sent them an email this morning and hope...
07-12-23, 01:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 549
Posted By JoeTBM

Thanks, I think we just got one of these donated...

Thanks, I think we just got one of these donated in the other day.
06-25-23, 02:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 489
Posted By JoeTBM

Yes, use PB Blaster and an impact screwdriver...

Yes, use PB Blaster and an impact screwdriver (read the instructions) we have this one in our shop and it saved us a few times from drilling out the screw and retaping...
06-21-23, 01:10 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,122
Posted By JoeTBM

Depending upon your vehicle, there may be other...

Depending upon your vehicle, there may be other options instead of installing a receiver and tow hitch type rack.

For 2 bikes in a sedan, a truck mount carrier can work well or is you have a roof...
06-18-23, 12:14 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 3,256
Posted By JoeTBM

Move on, you have already beat this dead horse to...

Move on, you have already beat this dead horse to oblivion
06-18-23, 02:16 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 3,256
Posted By JoeTBM

You are not going to bait me...... move on

You are not going to bait me...... move on
06-18-23, 12:25 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 3,256
Posted By JoeTBM

TC1 I don't think you are making any friends here

TC1 I don't think you are making any friends here
06-12-23, 02:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 187
Posted By JoeTBM

No, it is not supposed to look loke that. ...

No, it is not supposed to look loke that.

Hard to tell from your pics but either it is mis-assembled or the steering tube is bent preventing proper seating of the bearings in the cup.. I would...
05-25-23, 03:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 350
Posted By JoeTBM

I thought so also and was going to suggest it but...

I thought so also and was going to suggest it but the OP's pic looks more like an "eagle beak" and the dropout are in his pic doesn't look deformed IMO.. I agree it is the closest.
05-25-23, 12:50 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 350
Posted By JoeTBM

I looked also and cannot seem to find an exact...

I looked also and cannot seem to find an exact match, I also checked on the Wheels Mfg site https://wheelsmfg.com/derailleur-hangers.html without luck, in fact they do not list any Peugeot frames at...
05-22-23, 12:33 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 956
Posted By JoeTBM

That is actually a 12 speed (2x6) looking at the...

That is actually a 12 speed (2x6) looking at the picture in post #5

Shoot me your address via PM and I'll drop a few in the mail to you

..........Also trying to get this thread back on topic....
05-20-23, 03:41 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 350
Posted By JoeTBM

Kim, Try this site ...

Kim,
Try this site
https://derailleurhanger.com/ (https://derailleurhanger.com/ )

Is this it?
https://derailleurhanger.com/manufacturer/peugeot/pz-racing/

Here are a few more options...
05-07-23, 02:49 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 3,847
Posted By JoeTBM

I found wearing a magnetic wrist band helpful for...

I found wearing a magnetic wrist band helpful for those and try to position that wrist under the shifter hopefully to catch the screw before it hits the ground bouncing off to oblivion. :)
05-01-23, 12:31 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 661
Posted By JoeTBM

RoadWearier We also blow out the housing with...

RoadWearier We also blow out the housing with compressor to remove debris and crud.

Here is your picture with the pawl (red arrow) that gets gummed up typically that andrewclaus talked about...
04-29-23, 10:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 661
Posted By JoeTBM

I don't think it is broken off, looks like it is...

I don't think it is broken off, looks like it is just fully screwed out, Needs to be screwed back in and then reset the cable anchor bolt after insuring that the limit screw is properly set for the...
04-27-23, 03:06 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 690
Posted By JoeTBM

I personally like a 6" drop test. Raise you...

I personally like a 6" drop test.

Raise you bike off the ground about 6" and let it go bounce off the floor, listen for anything that rattles or seems loose (fenders, chain guards, kickstands,...
04-22-23, 11:35 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 591
Posted By JoeTBM

You sound like how we started repairs 6 years ago...

You sound like how we started repairs 6 years ago but it was once a week and now we refined it to twice a month at each of 4 locations for a total of 8 days a month (1st to 4th Tuesday and Fridays)....
02-25-23, 08:03 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 6,085
Posted By JoeTBM

I would think that anyone that works on bikes...

I would think that anyone that works on bikes would have a jar full of these from old v-brake pads
02-15-23, 02:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 328
Posted By JoeTBM

More Good News this week

One of our local organizations, Flagler Cares, http://www.flaglercares.org/ contacted us yesterday morning and said we have a surprise for you.



They are also going to take care of the graphics...
02-11-23, 04:05 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 922
Posted By JoeTBM

Thanks This is our 5th year of us applying...

Thanks

This is our 5th year of us applying for the grant. Perseverance paid off
02-10-23, 04:33 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 667
Posted By JoeTBM

Not trying to derail the thread but..... We...

Not trying to derail the thread but.....

We very rarely get these 8 speed hubs in, but we have gotten some 4 speeds. We learned the easy way to set the cable anchor bolt for them by measuring...
02-09-23, 04:33 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 922
Posted By JoeTBM

We Won

Many of you here on the "Bicycle Mechanics" section have shown your support of our Volunteer Charity bike shop over the years.

We just wanted to share that the Bike Men of Flagler County has been...
01-23-23, 02:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 525
Posted By JoeTBM

We salvage old reflector mounts and use them as...

We salvage old reflector mounts and use them as shims, Cutting them at the red lines in the picture. The remaining "C" snaps into place and stays there while tightening up the mounting screws of the...
01-20-23, 04:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 481
Posted By JoeTBM

More then likely they are ISO 37-590. ...

More then likely they are ISO 37-590.

Bikesmiths have them in stock, if you need 4 they are $61.56 +tax including shipping not too bad of a price.
...
01-15-23, 02:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 363
Posted By JoeTBM

Follow up - Thanks everyone. The Home Depot...

Follow up - Thanks everyone.

The Home Depot spring ended up being very similar to the ACE Hardware version but when installed with a new cable, housing and anchor bolt seems to work as expected....
01-14-23, 03:57 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 814
Posted By JoeTBM

Exactly what I was thinking,, especially on the...

Exactly what I was thinking,, especially on the down tube at the head tube, almost look like it is rusted through.
01-02-23, 04:06 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 511
Posted By JoeTBM

Obviously you have not installed or adjusted a...

Obviously you have not installed or adjusted a front derailleur before, it takes some experience and knowledge.
First the adjustment screw feels tighter because it is up against the stop. You need...
12-21-22, 03:24 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,175
Posted By JoeTBM

Yes I have seen this happen at our local Walmart...

Yes I have seen this happen at our local Walmart a few times. We are actually positive it was given by our Christmas Come True group as it still had our "Elf Inspected" tag on it. It is sad because...
12-19-22, 02:53 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,175
Posted By JoeTBM

It is amazing the problems you see, thanks for...

It is amazing the problems you see, thanks for helping out.
12-10-22, 03:55 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,128
Posted By JoeTBM

In general those tools (especially the cassette...

In general those tools (especially the cassette lockring tool) are poorly made. Also if you have a quick release axle, you may want a tool that has a center pin, Like the one below, it sits better...
12-05-22, 03:06 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,175
Posted By JoeTBM

Our shop works on a lot of Big box store bikes,...

Our shop works on a lot of Big box store bikes, both new and used.

Walmart no longer sends them to the crusher if a legit charity in town wants them. We actually pickup from our local Walmart 8-12...
10-23-22, 09:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 451
Posted By JoeTBM

I find it depends on how easily the housing exits...

I find it depends on how easily the housing exits the frame. The direction doesn't matter, I look at both ends and pull towards what I think is the straighter (easier) exit while feeding it in...
10-23-22, 12:31 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 703
Posted By JoeTBM

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/500x500/s_l500_a300b48d39d814eb4b07c08b11f59dd8a74dc788.jpg
How about Something like this, the plastic "fastener" should squeeze into the hole
...
10-16-22, 01:09 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 864
Posted By JoeTBM

I guess I did miss your point, sorry. Part...

I guess I did miss your point, sorry.

Part Tool has a Community Grant program https://www.parktool.com/en-us/blog/news/park-tool-opens-applications-for-2022-community-tool-grants, which they...
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