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09-16-21, 07:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 218
Posted By oneclick

Valentino. Nuovo Gran Sport has the bump,...

Valentino. Nuovo Gran Sport has the bump, Valentino has the hole.

I think that is the only difference between the two...
09-16-21, 06:03 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 673
Posted By oneclick

You are lucky twice then - a bike you can buy...

You are lucky twice then - a bike you can buy parts for and an LBS that sounds like a decent one.
09-16-21, 05:55 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 673
Posted By oneclick

They could be fooled if all they did was check...

They could be fooled if all they did was check the threading direction; and even measuring the thread diameter won't tell you for certain; you have to check the thread pitch.

Did they thread in an...
09-16-21, 04:52 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 375
Posted By oneclick

Tandem? (just kidding, see:...

Tandem?

(just kidding, see: https://jvdmeer.home.xs4all.nl/bicycle/2000/Duell%20Attack%202000.html)
09-13-21, 04:42 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 948
Posted By oneclick

On the other hand I do have a set of these which...

On the other hand I do have a set of these which are all tan(-ish) and going on an otherwise neutral colour bike (after I have a go at that rubbish on the sidewall):
...
09-13-21, 04:01 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 948
Posted By oneclick

I remember thinking Barum blackwalls looked neat...

I remember thinking Barum blackwalls looked neat when black wasn't common. I still don't mind, partly because of availability but also because sometimes tan is a colour that jars with the rest, black...
09-11-21, 09:27 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 740
Posted By oneclick

There are probably quite a few screws on bikes...

There are probably quite a few screws on bikes onto which that adapter would fit.

I leave mine on one of the valves, 50% of the time it could not be closer to where I need it.
09-11-21, 08:22 AM
Replies: 4,240
Views: 412,565
Posted By oneclick

a) it may be possible to re-form the spring; it...

a) it may be possible to re-form the spring; it was straight to start with before it got wound into the shape it is, would probably handle more bendin;' and

b) looks to me as if the same spring...
09-10-21, 08:42 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,988
Posted By oneclick

Put a resist on the extractor threads if you can.

Put a resist on the extractor threads if you can.
09-09-21, 02:09 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 424
Posted By oneclick

What exactly do you mean by "skip"? Does the...

What exactly do you mean by "skip"?

Does the chain try to move to a different cog? Or does it stay on the same cog but every now and again link entering the cog at the bottom rides up on the tips...
09-09-21, 08:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 334
Posted By oneclick

Use a pair of (or more sufficient to add up to)...

Use a pair of (or more sufficient to add up to) 4mm freewheel spacers - metal ones.
09-09-21, 06:17 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 540
Posted By oneclick

I know this is late, but that bolt should go all...

I know this is late, but that bolt should go all the way in and sit flush against the body. As it is you have bending stress at the thread root(s), and I think over time the stress will win.

I...
09-09-21, 06:04 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 424
Posted By oneclick

You have two options: Some pivot bolts have...

You have two options:

Some pivot bolts have an arrangement of a shoulder on the bolt and a shim (or multiple shims) such that the body will pivot when the bolt is tight.

Other pivot bolts have...
09-08-21, 07:18 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 471
Posted By oneclick

White is only white once.

White is only white once.
09-08-21, 07:01 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 252
Posted By oneclick

They're symmetrically interchangeable, except...

They're symmetrically interchangeable, except when they obviously aren't (and are also obviously right or left), so no worries there if they get mixed up.

Do you put things like this in a ziploc...
09-07-21, 04:29 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 175
Posted By oneclick

I use these guys all the time on knurled headsets...

I use these guys all the time on knurled headsets - ATI Industries AT508K pliers.

I got two pairs from the Boeing surplus store but they are still available online pretty cheap (not as cheap as...
09-07-21, 04:18 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 421
Posted By oneclick

It'll affect wear, and that will (further) affect...

It'll affect wear, and that will (further) affect performance.

Fix it or suffer.
09-07-21, 04:14 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 249
Posted By oneclick

10% is implausible. I suspect he means that...

10% is implausible.

I suspect he means that it is worn 10% of what is regarded as acceptable, but a measure would confirm.
09-07-21, 04:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 235
Posted By oneclick

His problem is that the clear stock is not clear...

His problem is that the clear stock is not clear enough to not change the underlying colour. It may be that laser-printer-specific decal paper would have less of that effect, but might be true of...
09-07-21, 04:03 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 522
Posted By oneclick

These - and their cousins the Valentinos - are my...

These - and their cousins the Valentinos - are my favourite shifters from Campagnolo, because they have such a nice large adjuster. I did had a pair that constantly loosened, and I fixed them (see...
09-06-21, 03:04 PM
Replies: 63,924
Views: 9,843,934
Posted By oneclick

Gitane tourer - Calgary

At $185 this is a steal - Mafac cantis, Stronglight 99, Huret Duopar and/or Challenger, and looks like nobody rode it:
...
09-06-21, 02:31 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 948
Posted By oneclick

I quite liked their tyre "irons" - had a set but...

I quite liked their tyre "irons" - had a set but two have gone missing.
09-05-21, 03:13 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 540
Posted By oneclick

Drill, tap, insert socket-head capscrew - use a...

Drill, tap, insert socket-head capscrew - use a thread-locker..
09-05-21, 04:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 144
Posted By oneclick

Rim ID?

Just went through 14 pages of rims at Velobase, nothing quite seems to match. This is a 27" rim, no hook:

...
09-04-21, 04:15 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 760
Posted By oneclick

Well it rather depends on (air)speed. And in...

Well it rather depends on (air)speed.

And in truth I'd rather go up hills more easily than go down them faster, if a choice must be made.
09-04-21, 04:11 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 337
Posted By oneclick

It was bought as a bare frame, those bits are...

It was bought as a bare frame, those bits are from the spares bins, so they are not original, but nothing else really is either...
09-04-21, 03:55 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 617
Posted By oneclick

The fix for rattlely bits that won't come out is...

The fix for rattlely bits that won't come out is glue. You figure out which tube has the bit, and arrange the bit to roll to a place close to whatever access you do have, and inject a squirt of glue...
09-03-21, 06:05 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 138
Posted By oneclick

I wouldn't. 15 minutes more sanding and...

I wouldn't.

15 minutes more sanding and you'd probably be good.
09-03-21, 02:03 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 337
Posted By oneclick

TWO rear mech housing stops?

A while ago I rebuilt a frame that came to me with aftermarket Mercier stickers on it. It has a fork crown engraved mercier, but on removing the paint I found LeJeune original decals on the downtube,...
09-03-21, 01:35 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 760
Posted By oneclick

Criterium Setas.

Criterium Setas.
09-03-21, 01:34 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 760
Posted By oneclick

Yes.

Yes.
09-02-21, 02:32 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 760
Posted By oneclick

They could be had as part of a complete set,...

They could be had as part of a complete set, here's a pic with a bit of the housing visible:

...
09-02-21, 01:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 161
Posted By oneclick

Try a heatgun/hairdryer. Don't tell your wife...

Try a heatgun/hairdryer. Don't tell your wife why you want it.
09-02-21, 12:39 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 684
Posted By oneclick

DupliColor makes an orange "Metal Specks" that...

DupliColor makes an orange "Metal Specks" that looks like this in the shade, where it is actually quite close to the faded version of orange this guy once was:

...
09-02-21, 07:05 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 684
Posted By oneclick

If you order from him, ask him to check the...

If you order from him, ask him to check the registration of the colours. I just got a set and the white printing was well off to one side:

...
09-02-21, 06:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 224
Posted By oneclick

The two top pivots are completely different,...

The two top pivots are completely different, except for the spring. Some claw hangers are like the one pictured below, the use an externally-threaded pivot bolt and a nut behind the hanger; some fit...
09-01-21, 04:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 224
Posted By oneclick

We'll probably need a picture, but I'll take a...

We'll probably need a picture, but I'll take a guess and ask if

a) the frame has a right rear dropout with an integral hanger for a derailleur
b) the derailleur has a thing called a claw, which...
08-31-21, 05:53 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,221
Posted By oneclick

Not necessarily - if the cable can be run under...

Not necessarily - if the cable can be run under the BB shell it often will come up lined up well enough to go right through the slot/hole in the housing stop. It might even work with a clamp-on...
08-31-21, 05:38 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 437
Posted By oneclick

If option 2 is required and he is ok with a...

If option 2 is required and he is ok with a bespoke one, he can pm me.
08-30-21, 06:47 PM
Replies: 4,240
Views: 412,565
Posted By oneclick

Longshot looking left (early Atom)

Was digging in the box of leftover projects and picked out a crusty old pedal, cleaned up real nice and after tweaking the cones it spins pretty nice too.

But it's a right side all by itself, so...
08-30-21, 03:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 364
Posted By oneclick

Well they can't be steel, otherwise you'd see...

Well they can't be steel, otherwise you'd see lots of rusty ones.
08-30-21, 12:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 402
Posted By oneclick

Carlton Flyer, 56cm, full 531 DB, 1950g bare...

Carlton Flyer, 56cm, full 531 DB, 1950g bare frame, 770g fork (the Flyer was their lightest frame, minimal braze-ons, no chrome)
Gitane TDF, 48cm, full 531 DB, 2005g bare frame, 720g fork...
08-30-21, 12:24 PM
Replies: 4,240
Views: 412,565
Posted By oneclick

I'm picky. Have a Triomphe rear as well,...

I'm picky.

Have a Triomphe rear as well, guess I should start looking for its match.
08-29-21, 06:15 PM
Replies: 4,240
Views: 412,565
Posted By oneclick

980 front mech?

Looking for a match for an orphan Campagnolo 980 rear.
08-28-21, 08:31 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 369
Posted By oneclick

Might be this stuff: ...

Might be this stuff:


https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/734x979/p8280363shinytape_eab4bdd89e1a5a7e5716bf0ca9a2f303f3f95af6.jpg

And no, you can't have mine, it's going on...
08-27-21, 02:31 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 10,538
Posted By oneclick

The Shimano TZ-31 is the same construction (two...

The Shimano TZ-31 is the same construction (two largest cogs pinned to the third), it is 14-34, weight 492g.
08-27-21, 01:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 291
Posted By oneclick

Alesa: ...

Alesa:

https://www.bikeforums.net/8013733-post2.html

But the ones on your bike appear to be these "concave" rims:

https://www.bikeforums.net/20773342-post75.html

(it's easy to get fooled...
08-27-21, 06:52 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 319
Posted By oneclick

For what it's worth, this is what I got from that...

For what it's worth, this is what I got from that nice Mr. Softley at Cyclomondo:

...
08-27-21, 06:31 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 721
Posted By oneclick

I think those are original, the clamp is...

I think those are original, the clamp is counterbored to fit them.
08-26-21, 04:44 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 1,625
Posted By oneclick

What's the body weight of that 104 lb lifter?

What's the body weight of that 104 lb lifter?
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