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04-11-22, 09:48 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 603
Posted By IPassGas

We have used a Click-stand for many years touring...

We have used a Click-stand for many years touring with bags/gear long distance. I don't trust standard kickstands for a loaded tandem. The double kickstands require lifting your bike and gear and...
04-10-22, 07:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,720
Posted By k8t

Thanks for all this information. Very helpful! ...

Thanks for all this information. Very helpful!

We decided to start by changing out to a slightly different stem that raises the handlebars a bit and brings them just slightly closer. So far so...
04-09-22, 05:02 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 68,289
Posted By antmaster5000

New tandem built by Rodriguez Bikes in Seattle....

New tandem built by Rodriguez Bikes in Seattle. The whole process took a few months from start to finish but we could not be happier. Planning on taking this overseas to Europe for our honeymoon...
04-05-22, 04:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 427
Posted By bamboobike4

Very nice. Great era for Trek steel.

Very nice. Great era for Trek steel.
03-03-22, 12:20 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,449
Posted By jccaclimber

For anyone that asks in the future, Iíve used the...

For anyone that asks in the future, Iíve used the 3 bike version of the Saris Bones to move a tandem many times without issue. I do take the wheels off, but this is just to keep it narrower as I had...
03-01-22, 02:16 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 68,289
Posted By bboy314

Evolution of a tandem team: ...

Evolution of a tandem team:

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02-26-22, 03:27 AM
Replies: 69,600
Views: 11,293,812
Posted By Bianchigirll

I went to an Amish shop way down below...

I went to an Amish shop way down below Chambersburg to of all things get an Italian BB chased. Great guy and interesting place setup in a barn. I actually found the accessory selection better, or...
Forum: Touring
02-22-22, 08:32 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,095
Posted By John N

I would suggest get any bible you want and then...

I would suggest get any bible you want and then take an old (or new) stuff sack and take it to a local seamstress and have them make you a custom fitted bag. I have had bags made that cost about $15...
02-12-22, 04:02 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 68,289
Posted By Groasters

Our 1992 Dawes Galaxy Twin. Acquired a...

Our 1992 Dawes Galaxy Twin.

Acquired a couple of years ago and now fully refurbed with every bearing replaced, new saddles, new stems, new chains, new tyres and mudguards, NOS Shimano 600 levers -...
02-04-22, 04:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 866
Posted By JoeShellharbour

Here we are mid summer and 3 tandems on the 2nd...

Here we are mid summer and 3 tandems on the 2nd hand market the best one a Los Dos MTB Cannondale I bid on and won (I was the only bidder after 5 weeks) have been in contact with 3 frame builders (2...
02-03-22, 01:02 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 9,698
Posted By chojn1

3D printed Garmin/headlight mount: ...

3D printed Garmin/headlight mount:
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01-17-22, 04:36 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 68,289
Posted By Wheels4

This is our Santana. I actually posted about it...

This is our Santana. I actually posted about it under a different screenname, but have since started using my original account on here. Anyways... I bought it about 4-5 months ago and the plan was to...
01-12-22, 10:17 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,199
Posted By Philly Tandem

I've owned and extensively ridden both small and...

I've owned and extensively ridden both small and medium-framed Santanas, as I'm basically right in between the two sizes. I ended up selling my medium tandems and bought smalls due to the dropped...
01-11-22, 06:01 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 68,289
Posted By galyons

New to us and newly refurbished. 2002 Cannondale...

New to us and newly refurbished. 2002 Cannondale RT3000. Ultegra groupo with Deore XT RD and V-brakes. Has a rear drum brake. New chains, FD shift cable and housing, seats, handlebar wrap, brake...
01-11-22, 05:40 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,498
Posted By galyons

FD shifting problem solved!! New cable and...

FD shifting problem solved!! New cable and housing. Refurb almost complete!!

Cheers,
Geary
01-01-22, 09:21 AM
Replies: 280
Views: 32,328
Posted By Andy Antipas

Early 80's Doug Fattic weight weenie build

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01-01-22, 08:19 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 23,517
Posted By JohnDThompson

Campagnolo did come to Waterloo in the mid 80s....

Campagnolo did come to Waterloo in the mid 80s. Valentino Campagnolo and representatives from Cinelli and Columbus came for a factory tour. I happened to be wearing a Campagnolo t-shirt when they...
12-26-21, 04:45 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,805
Posted By Roger M

2021: Your Top Three(C&V bike related)

I had a pretty good year(as far as old bikes go). I picked up a couple of nice bikes, as well as a couple of project bicycles. I didn't ride enough, but had some pretty memorable adventures.

I...
12-20-21, 09:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,172
Posted By adamrice

Joining the club.

I am one of you now. Yesterday, my wife and I bought this Hujsak tandem, vintage 1997, built of Reynolds 853 and equipped with a Campagnolo Record 3x8 drivetrain. 26" wheels. The couple we bought it...
Forum: Touring
12-20-21, 12:00 AM
Replies: 1,719
Views: 338,803
Posted By Doug64

Alberta, Canada, Bow Valley Parkway ...

Alberta, Canada, Bow Valley Parkway
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12-07-21, 07:36 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,498
Posted By New2Two

I have been using the quick links on the timing...

I have been using the quick links on the timing chains and drive chains for years without any issue. They hold up very well.
11-19-21, 06:51 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,288
Posted By jamesdak

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11-19-21, 06:48 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,288
Posted By jamesdak

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11-19-21, 06:46 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,288
Posted By jamesdak

Olmo Sanremo is built - pic heavy!

Grabbed some pics in between the rain showers. This was built up with 10 speed Campagnolo parts and right now is sporting some Open Pro rims on Campagnolo hubs. The tubing is supposedly Columbus...
11-19-21, 08:20 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,573
Posted By jamesdak

Just a teaser of a follow up. I picked the bike...

Just a teaser of a follow up. I picked the bike up from the LBS yesterday after finally getting it built. Went with a decent Campagnolo 10 speed build on it. Lot's of black to make the white frame...
11-17-21, 02:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 944
Posted By joeruge

I have run into Rudy and Kay a few times over the...

I have run into Rudy and Kay a few times over the years here in Tucson, perhaps within the last year or two anyway, though I haven't seen them recently. Covid this past year and a half has kept...
11-09-21, 10:56 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,245
Posted By wtandem

The frame is brand new. In July, they had one...

The frame is brand new. In July, they had one listed as in stock ready to ship after paint. In 2003, they were still using a lateral tube with smaller diameter carbon tubes. Sorry for the confusion....
11-07-21, 05:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 538
Posted By denaffen

Lost my nerve for drilling when I found a nice...

Lost my nerve for drilling when I found a nice set of nut mount 105s ...
11-01-21, 11:33 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,314
Posted By unikid

I checked with Greenzone since they are still in...

I checked with Greenzone since they are still in business. Although they don't carry the tandems anymore they still have a few sets of the IPS cranks.

They work with standard square taper bottom...
10-19-21, 05:11 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,412
Posted By WheelsNT

For what it’s worth, we’ve had Travel Agents on...

For what it’s worth, we’ve had Travel Agents on our Cannondale with full length 108mm V-brakes and either 105 or Ultegra 9-speed brifters for 10+ years. No issues. So YMMV, but they work fine for us.
10-14-21, 08:58 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,563
Posted By pcb

Evolution...Devolution...A Tale, based on one of...

Evolution...Devolution...A Tale, based on one of my faves, a nice silver/gold-brown '82 Columbine Sport-Tour frameset.

I AM DEVO!!!!!!! Except when I'm not.

Also note the kissin' cousin...
10-04-21, 11:32 PM
Replies: 2,699
Views: 982,353
Posted By Cycle Tourist

​​​​​​ It's good for a folding tire but I cut off...

​​​​​​ It's good for a folding tire but I cut off the top of a plastic ginger ale bottle.to give it form. It takes care of any disfunction.😏
09-22-21, 01:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,398
Posted By pm124

I would think $3,500 would be a fair price for...

I would think $3,500 would be a fair price for all parties for a 2010 joint venture w/o couplers but in good condition. If it had couplers and a case, I would buy it off of you right now for $5,500.
09-13-21, 09:41 AM
Replies: 180
Views: 68,289
Posted By Hypno Toad

Thank you! The Java handles like a dream!...

Thank you!

The Java handles like a dream! This captain is still working on tight turns, it's long and handles tight turns like the QE2, it's just a learning-curve (LOL).

It's running WTB...
Forum: Touring
09-12-21, 11:40 AM
Replies: 1,719
Views: 338,803
Posted By str

Spain, Portillo de Lunada ...

Spain, Portillo de Lunada


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09-09-21, 09:35 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,380
Posted By Wheels74

Just picked it up. Seller was super nice. To say...

Just picked it up. Seller was super nice. To say we are excited would be an understatement. :)

Thanks again for all the input.

...
09-08-21, 08:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,281
Posted By dbhouston

Sachs shifters

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These shifters are an oddity to me. The catalog says 105...
09-07-21, 09:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,185
Posted By jim_pridx

My wife has tried a variety of them, and her...

My wife has tried a variety of them, and her favorite by far is the Kinekt/Body Float. I can't really tell you why it's her favorite, but I tend to think that the Kinekt has a little more vertical...
09-06-21, 07:23 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,380
Posted By Wheels74

Well, if everything goes as planned... I will...

Well, if everything goes as planned... I will be purchasing our first tandem this thursday. We found one we really and I believe it to be a good deal. Really excited. Woohoo!! :)
08-31-21, 12:00 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,380
Posted By LV2TNDM

Lately I'm seeing pretty good deals on tandems on...

Lately I'm seeing pretty good deals on tandems on CraigsList. Some outliers, but on the whole, fair asking prices.

In general, a used tandem should be listed at near half of MSRP. More for a newer...
08-30-21, 07:02 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 10,939
Posted By Hypno Toad

We pick up our Java this weekend but didn't get a...

We pick up our Java this weekend but didn't get a great picture (cloudy weather) ... I'll post better picture in the coming days. The tri-colors are Lisa's favorite gems (sapphire, pink-ruby, and...
Forum: Touring
08-27-21, 04:10 PM
Replies: 1,719
Views: 338,803
Posted By JulesCW

Traffic jams in rural Ireland. :)

Their emissions are worse than the traffic jams! ;)


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08-26-21, 02:47 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,561
Posted By sapporoguy

OP here. We did finish, just last week! It was...

OP here. We did finish, just last week! It was hard work but totally worth it.
Below, our finished legs:...
08-24-21, 11:23 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,561
Posted By due ruote

Hoping the OP returns for update, summary,...

Hoping the OP returns for update, summary, whatever. What a great adventure.
08-14-21, 08:36 PM
Replies: 5,130
Views: 578,306
Posted By bwilli88

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Trek frame from Paul J. Built with 105 takeoff from my build of my...
08-04-21, 10:44 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 68,289
Posted By jim_pridx

Nice! I hope you enjoy riding it!

Nice! I hope you enjoy riding it!
07-31-21, 03:31 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 68,289
Posted By Force

Hello all, I normally hang out in the Classic &...

Hello all, I normally hang out in the Classic & Vintage section of the forum, but recently bought this Mel Pinto Special tandem from the mid-80s. In the process of getting it up and running. This is...
Forum: Touring
07-18-21, 07:45 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 7,598
Posted By Cycle Tourist

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Forum: Touring
07-12-21, 03:08 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 7,598
Posted By Cycle Tourist

That stretch, (Big Sur to San Simeon), is...

That stretch, (Big Sur to San Simeon), is particularly nice. Flying into S.F. and cycling down to Santa Barbara and taking a train to wherever works nicely. Cycling through S.F. is childs play...
Forum: Touring
07-11-21, 02:14 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 7,598
Posted By Clyde1820

Lots of ways to slice the onion. I'm not a...

Lots of ways to slice the onion. I'm not a "twelve cities in fifteen days" type of person myself. I'd much rather do a trip like you guys did, hitting some high spots, doing what you wanted in...
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