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09-17-21, 07:08 PM
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Posted By deux jambes

Steel Levin still available. Any interest in it...

Steel Levin still available. Any interest in it if I drop the price to...

$26 shipped?
09-16-21, 11:12 AM
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Posted By deux jambes

Received & replied.

Received & replied.
09-07-21, 11:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 486
Posted By deux jambes

Good to hear confirmation that the hubs are...

Good to hear confirmation that the hubs are cartridge bearing. I've been under the impression that some Specialized hubs from the same era were sealed cup & cone. Looking at these hubs, the rear...
09-06-21, 05:32 PM
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Posted By deux jambes

Emailed ya!

Emailed ya!
09-06-21, 09:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 464
Posted By deux jambes

LABOR DAY SPECIAL LOWERED PRICE: $125 plus...

LABOR DAY SPECIAL LOWERED PRICE:
$125 plus actual shipping SOLD
09-06-21, 09:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 206
Posted By deux jambes

Reduced end is 4mm long and has 4.37mm outside...

Reduced end is 4mm long and has 4.37mm outside diameterHousing end has 5.2mm inside diameter
Yours for free if you can use it....
09-05-21, 08:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 464
Posted By deux jambes

I don't like a stem shorter than the one I shown...

I don't like a stem shorter than the one I shown here. Steering feels funny to me with too short of a stem. The frame is just outside my fit enough to justify keeping. Thank you for the consideration...
09-05-21, 08:50 PM
Replies: 9
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Posted By deux jambes

The paint is most accurately depicted in the...

The paint is most accurately depicted in the photo of the bike as it was built up. It's not black, but it is a dark blue. Almost a purple hue to my eye. With dark silver tones showing through. Hard...
09-05-21, 03:33 PM
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Posted By deux jambes

I always enjoy seeing picture of your 510. I...

I always enjoy seeing picture of your 510. I agree that this is a great era for Treks. I had really hoped that this frame was going to work out for me, but it n the end I just couldn't get...
09-05-21, 02:35 PM
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Views: 437
Posted By deux jambes

Tange Levin Headsets: ISO steel & JIS alloy

Up for sale are two Tange Levin headsets. Each are in very nice condition both cosmetically, and with regard to their mechanical surfaces (threads & bearing races). Either headset is Italian/British...
09-05-21, 01:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 486
Posted By deux jambes

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09-05-21, 12:56 PM
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Views: 486
Posted By deux jambes

Wolber TX Profil wheelset w/ Specialized hubs

700c
126mm rear
32 spoke

Rim inner width: 14.25mm
Rim outer width: 19mm

Spokes are 2.00mm DT Swiss straight gauge

Wheelset spins nicely and appears true and round.
09-05-21, 12:28 PM
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Views: 464
Posted By deux jambes

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09-05-21, 12:27 PM
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09-05-21, 12:25 PM
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Views: 464
Posted By deux jambes

1978 TREK TX500 Ishiwata .022 Frame & Fork

This would be the 22 1/2" frame per Trek's 1978 catalog.

With frame, and tape in hand, measuring center to center:
​​​​​​Top tube - 56 cm
Seat tube - 55.5 cm
-- -- --

Important note: This...
09-01-21, 05:24 PM
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Posted By deux jambes

Received & replied.

Received & replied.
08-31-21, 10:43 AM
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Views: 202
Posted By deux jambes

received & replied :thumb:

received & replied :thumb:
08-31-21, 10:30 AM
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Posted By deux jambes

Incomplete set of TA Cyclotouriste triple chainset bolts

May come in handy as a back up set or else find the missing pieces elsewhere and make a complete set out of this one.

Missing one outer to inner bolt, one spacer and two female crankarm bolts.
...
08-31-21, 10:24 AM
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Posted By deux jambes

Shimano 6400 brake pads (1 pair in used condition)

Pads show moderate wear and are fairly firm.

$10 shipped

Paypal f&f or add 3% for g&s
...
08-31-21, 10:13 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 406
Posted By deux jambes

As mentioned, a couple of step down ferrules will...

As mentioned, a couple of step down ferrules will be included to complete the cable housing assembly:

...
08-31-21, 10:12 AM
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Posted By deux jambes

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08-31-21, 10:10 AM
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08-31-21, 09:55 AM
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Views: 406
Posted By deux jambes

A small box full of Italian C&V odds & ends

Here’s a package deal for someone who may be interested...

• Ale alloy toe clips (size medium if I remember right). One clip got bitten by the road and lost a bit of lower edge along the mounting...
08-30-21, 04:50 PM
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Posted By deux jambes

[QUOTE=philbob57;22207909]I included details as a...

[QUOTE=philbob57;22207909]I included details as a way of saying 'YMMV, so it's your decision.'. Deux jambes's experience says the same thing, I think....

/QUOTE]

Perhaps a bit awkward, but I...
08-30-21, 09:59 AM
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Posted By deux jambes

PM replied.

PM replied.
08-29-21, 10:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 620
Posted By deux jambes

Found an extra pair of wheel guides that I’ll...

Found an extra pair of wheel guides that I’ll include with the calipers.
...
08-29-21, 10:30 PM
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Posted By deux jambes

I've heard plenty of "complaints." For me, they...

I've heard plenty of "complaints." For me, they weren't the easiest tire to mount on a set of MA40 rims, but a pair Pedro's tire levers greatly reduced the challenge.

Glad to hear your experience...
08-29-21, 10:09 PM
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Posted By deux jambes

It appears that the label is riveted parallel to...

It appears that the label is riveted parallel to the leathers edge. In other words it’s “straight.” The issue is that the leather is not cut square or else it’s stretched a bit too far over the left...
08-29-21, 10:03 PM
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Posted By deux jambes

I don’t feel the initial photos that I posted...

I don’t feel the initial photos that I posted captured the color of the saddle accurately. It looked a bit drab and was missing the deep red or burgundy hues. I took a few more afterwards that offer...
08-29-21, 08:37 PM
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Posted By deux jambes

I’ve had them on and off a few times. Of course...

I’ve had them on and off a few times. Of course when they were new. Then to switch out wheels once. And finally to retire them. Cussed like a sailor each time!
08-29-21, 08:06 PM
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Posted By deux jambes

Panaracer GravelKing 700x32c

Not a ton of miles on these tires. They served reliably over a few seasons of very short commuting to work and back. They offered a comfortable ride while lending assurance over wet surfaces and...
08-29-21, 04:22 PM
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Views: 620
Posted By deux jambes

Received & replied.

Received & replied.
08-29-21, 02:11 PM
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08-29-21, 02:10 PM
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08-29-21, 02:09 PM
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08-29-21, 02:08 PM
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Posted By deux jambes

Superbe calipers - MKS pedals - Cyclone shifters

• SunTour Superbe 4700 standard reach recessed bolt calipers:

- one adjustment barrel does not spin (it’s threads are seized)

- one cable pinch clamp is incomplete (missing the block which can...
08-29-21, 01:25 PM
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Posted By deux jambes

Brooks B17 Imperial (Brown)

Probably less than 150 miles on this saddle. It’s in excellent shape and has never been adjusted. But do note that the leather was installed at a skewed angle as can be seen in the photos of the...
08-26-21, 06:48 PM
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Posted By deux jambes

Might be the first time I’ve actually been...

Might be the first time I’ve actually been excited about bar tape.

...
08-22-21, 10:22 AM
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Posted By deux jambes

I like that. Much appreciated, Van.

I like that. Much appreciated, Van.
08-21-21, 10:29 AM
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Posted By deux jambes

A couple of these pins definitely suggest a sense...

A couple of these pins definitely suggest a sense of humor. Who knows, perhaps they reflect was an inside joke.

Anyhow, your frame looks to exemplify exquisite lug work. The fast back seat stays...
08-19-21, 07:48 PM
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Posted By deux jambes

The folks running Bruce Gordon Cycles are a class...

The folks running Bruce Gordon Cycles are a class act! I purchased a pair of toe clips last Monday, and three days later they arrived here in Eugene. A very kind gesture included...

...
08-17-21, 12:40 PM
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Posted By deux jambes

Is it true that Suntour boxes perform better?

Is it true that Suntour boxes perform better?
08-17-21, 12:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 483
Posted By deux jambes

If I’m not mistaken it’s his son who is running...

If I’m not mistaken it’s his son who is running the company now. Anyhow, communication from the business via email has been a pleasure. And I just received a tracking number for an order placed...
08-17-21, 11:26 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 483
Posted By deux jambes

Good question. I don’t anticipate so, but will...

Good question. I don’t anticipate so, but will find out soon enough. And will report back.

Gorgeous build by the way!
08-17-21, 11:23 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 483
Posted By deux jambes

If the need is legit 🤷🏻‍♂️

If the need is legit 🤷🏻‍♂️
08-17-21, 11:20 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 483
Posted By deux jambes

I really appreciate boutique and cottage industry...

I really appreciate boutique and cottage industry products as I suspect many of us do. High end production stuff too. I've mostly steered away from that niche so far however. Not so much for choice...
08-17-21, 11:01 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 483
Posted By deux jambes

I noticed that they had used Keens to promote the...

I noticed that they had used Keens to promote the clips. I just wasn't sure if that photo utilized the standard clips or the "boot" version. Taking a second look, I saw the small text in the photo...
08-17-21, 10:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 264
Posted By deux jambes

I watched that black swift escalate to 350...

I watched that black swift escalate to 350 :twitchy:

Had eyes on the link you shared as well. It was a nice specimen at a decent price. Almost pulled the trigger, but then I found something else...
08-16-21, 10:02 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 483
Posted By deux jambes

But they’re friggin’ gorgeous! :love: Also,...

But they’re friggin’ gorgeous! :love:

Also, I’m trying to remember when frugality had anything to do with this hobby.
08-15-21, 02:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 483
Posted By deux jambes

Bruce Gordon toe clips. Who’s riding them?

I see they’re offered in a standard size as well as a boot size.

I’m interested in the standard size M for shoe sizes 10 to 11.5

If you’re riding BG clips, how’s the fit? Do they comply nicely...
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