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03-11-23, 07:14 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 928
Posted By C9H13N

Pointy hood 9sp Chorus was 1997 only, round hood...

Pointy hood 9sp Chorus was 1997 only, round hood 9sp Chorus was 1998-2000.
03-09-23, 04:55 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,254
Posted By C9H13N

Iíd rather buy a frame that somebody spread with...

Iíd rather buy a frame that somebody spread with a 2x4 in their garage, than one with gross looking paint ďtouch upĒ all over it. Weird how one of these things gets so much stick compared to the...
03-08-23, 05:51 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 402
Posted By C9H13N

I have a set of Velo Mine / Wheel Master machine...

I have a set of Velo Mine / Wheel Master machine built wheels. Mine are HED Belgium to 105 hubs with butted DT spokes. They were cheaper pre-built than I could have bought as parts and built myself....
02-18-23, 12:26 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 407
Posted By C9H13N

There were 7 speed RSX brifters, ST-A410.

There were 7 speed RSX brifters, ST-A410.
02-12-23, 09:49 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,040
Posted By C9H13N

I spread my first frame last fall with the...

I spread my first frame last fall with the Sheldon 2x4 method, a Trek 613.

It took a surprising amount of force, enough that I had no trouble going only 1mm at a time and didnít go over 130 at...
02-12-23, 12:02 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 22,998
Posted By C9H13N

I didnít make it to the swap, I had baby duty all...

I didnít make it to the swap, I had baby duty all day yesterday, so it wasnít me.

Do you have a picture of the fork? My frame is 64.5 CTT so I need lot of steerer!
02-11-23, 10:18 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 22,998
Posted By C9H13N

Mine, bought from the original owner, who said he...

Mine, bought from the original owner, who said he knew Bill in the 1970s and that he got it ďaround 1980Ē in his own words.

Came with a complete post CPSC Nuovo Record group except for Phil hubs...
01-28-23, 03:40 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 12,432
Posted By C9H13N

They are a special run of Ortlieb Back Rollers...

They are a special run of Ortlieb Back Rollers from several years ago. I think I got them on close out at Sierra Trading Post.
01-28-23, 12:15 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 12,432
Posted By C9H13N

Yours looks a lot like mine, except I think mine...

Yours looks a lot like mine, except I think mine had a silver outer Biopace chainring on the original crankset, FC-B124. I replaced that with a Deore MT60 crank to match the rest of the drivetrain...
01-27-23, 11:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 406
Posted By C9H13N

https://www.ebay.com/itm/285106702384?mkcid=16&mke...

https://www.ebay.com/itm/285106702384?mkcid=16&mkevt=1&mkrid=711-127632-2357-0&ssspo=5xAu***mT72&sssrc=2349624&ssuid=2XaksLgHQVi&var=&widget_ver=artemis&media=COPY

buy this piece and swap your...
01-24-23, 03:00 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,174
Posted By C9H13N

I have Smartwool long sleeve running shirts that...

I have Smartwool long sleeve running shirts that I wear for cycling in the winter. I give them literally zero thought when washing: they get washed with my regular clothes and they go in the dryer.
...
01-19-23, 11:33 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,373
Posted By C9H13N

I have an Ď89 618 GT and it lacks mid fork braze...

I have an Ď89 618 GT and it lacks mid fork braze ons. It also has single eyelets and no threaded adjusters on the rear dropouts.

Miyata must have really been feeling the heat on the yen price by...
01-15-23, 03:41 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 668
Posted By C9H13N

The Triomphe levers should take Nuovo Record...

The Triomphe levers should take Nuovo Record hoods. Somaís NR hoods are readily available and priced right, I have them on one set of NR levers and Iím totally happy with them.
01-08-23, 05:04 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,135
Posted By C9H13N

Iím normally a Park hater but thatís a Shimano...

Iím normally a Park hater but thatís a Shimano TL-FW30 in the picture.
01-08-23, 04:55 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 782
Posted By C9H13N

I have a 63 in 175 and 99 and 105 in 172.5. ...

I have a 63 in 175 and 99 and 105 in 172.5.

Have seen both 93 and 99 in 175 on eBay in the past year. Make a saved search if you havenít already and check it religiously.
01-02-23, 07:45 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 752
Posted By C9H13N

Look for the Kool Stop ďthinlineĒ pads

Look for the Kool Stop ďthinlineĒ pads
01-02-23, 05:24 PM
Replies: 75,321
Views: 12,273,833
Posted By C9H13N

https://seattle.craigslist.org/see/bop/7574209490....

https://seattle.craigslist.org/see/bop/7574209490.html2001 Bianchi Volpe 55cm in need of new home - $50 (Seattle)čimage 1 of 4õ
https://images.craigslist.org/00T0T_g7VGzSlGfidz_0CI0t2_600x450.jpg...
12-31-22, 01:50 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 428
Posted By C9H13N

Iíd guess you need to remove the drive side crank...

Iíd guess you need to remove the drive side crank arm and then remove the round silver part of the chain guard. Then you should be able to see whatís holding the rest of the guard on, maybe the...
12-30-22, 03:19 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,487
Posted By C9H13N

With 6 or 7 speeds and friction shifting thereís...

With 6 or 7 speeds and friction shifting thereís lots of ways to make large cogs work :)
...
12-16-22, 02:08 PM
Replies: 228
Views: 10,347
Posted By C9H13N

The Nivex was released in the 1930ís and most...

The Nivex was released in the 1930ís and most (all?) of the derailleurs of the period had similar pressed-metal construction that doesnít age well and looks like crap to modern sensibilities. Look at...
12-12-22, 01:03 PM
Replies: 228
Views: 10,347
Posted By C9H13N

At least it will still work in 10 years, unlike...

At least it will still work in 10 years, unlike the much more expensive electronic groups on the market now, the older versions of which will be basically garbage soon if they arenít already. 🙄
12-11-22, 03:48 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 2,267
Posted By C9H13N

The ďBike HandĒ tools are made in Taiwan and...

The ďBike HandĒ tools are made in Taiwan and arenít bad at all. I own their crank puller and a couple others. Iíd trust them over random Amazon brands any day.

And count me as one who doesnít...
12-10-22, 11:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 344
Posted By C9H13N

Believe OP has 26Ē wheels, may be difficult to...

Believe OP has 26Ē wheels, may be difficult to find 36 hole tubeless compatible rims if you plan on lacing to the original hubs?
12-08-22, 11:56 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,808
Posted By C9H13N

When I first saw that Shimano drawing I didnít...

When I first saw that Shimano drawing I didnít notice the 3rd pulley and I thought they were just moving the pulley cage back to where it was meant to be.

...
12-05-22, 01:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 455
Posted By C9H13N

Thank you, I bought a tall rando bag. Iíve...

Thank you, I bought a tall rando bag.

Iíve been watching these restock threads for at least a year and theyíve mostly been black until today.
12-02-22, 03:37 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 607
Posted By C9H13N

Spend $5 on an 8 foot 2x4 and spread your frame...

Spend $5 on an 8 foot 2x4 and spread your frame to 135mm. Itís not complicated and for sure itís less work than lacing up a wheel with a 126mm cassette hub.
11-28-22, 04:44 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,637
Posted By C9H13N

https://www.merlincycles.com/merlin-classic-steel-...

https://www.merlincycles.com/merlin-classic-steel-road-frame-266810.html

something like this maybe?
11-25-22, 03:11 AM
Replies: 183
Views: 8,940
Posted By C9H13N

Centaur 11 is available in silver. Itís ugly like...

Centaur 11 is available in silver. Itís ugly like Potenza, same crank, RD parallelogram plate is a little different but the same black knuckles. Am I missing something? At least theyíre trying.
11-24-22, 03:17 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,526
Posted By C9H13N

This one had me baffled for a minute but I think...

This one had me baffled for a minute but I think heís hiding a set of SRAM XO trigger shifters under the original XT thumbies. Well played with the length of housing joining the thumbies.
11-14-22, 11:51 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 7,497
Posted By C9H13N

The markings on my Velox rim tape are unreadable...

The markings on my Velox rim tape are unreadable unless I have the tire off. But I make it readable from the drive side anyway.
10-19-22, 07:38 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 889
Posted By C9H13N

Loosen the mounting screw for the arm (Iíd adjust...

Loosen the mounting screw for the arm (Iíd adjust the one on your drive side fork blade). Put an open end wrench on the flats of the rust colored piece between the arm and the mounting screw. Turn it...
10-17-22, 04:01 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 889
Posted By C9H13N

I have them on an Ď87 High Sierra. Power and...

I have them on an Ď87 High Sierra.

Power and modulation are spectacular. My High Sierra sees baby seat, trailer and grocery duty (sometimes all at once) and they are very confidence inspiring.
...
08-10-22, 09:53 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 501
Posted By C9H13N

There are some bold, yet wildly incorrect...

There are some bold, yet wildly incorrect pronouncements being thrown around here.

OP has repeatedly stated that his cassette has 8 cogs. Not 7. He does not have a 7 speed Shimano Uniglide...
08-04-22, 06:48 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,514
Posted By C9H13N

Thanks, I have a 66-40 that creaks occasionally...

Thanks, I have a 66-40 that creaks occasionally and knowing itís just the sleeve saves me from untaping it looking for the source of the creak.
07-27-22, 12:48 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 381
Posted By C9H13N

MKS GR-10. Big brother to the GR-9. Takes normal...

MKS GR-10. Big brother to the GR-9. Takes normal clips, but unlike rat traps or quills itís incompatible with slotted cleats as the platform is smooth and flat for use with casual shoes. Doesnít have...
07-12-22, 07:32 AM
06-11-22, 08:11 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,766
Posted By C9H13N

I used the Weinmann ďXĒ Kool Stops. My holders...

I used the Weinmann ďXĒ Kool Stops. My holders are also enclosed on all 4 sides. To get the old pad out, I clamped the long sides of the holder in a padded vise, then clamped the old pad with...
06-06-22, 02:42 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,766
Posted By C9H13N

Iím happy with the performance of Tektros (have a...

Iím happy with the performance of Tektros (have a couple sets of R539s), other than that the finish on the small hardware bits is awful and rusts very easily. I havenít had this problem with multiple...
06-04-22, 02:14 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 837
Posted By C9H13N

Given the condition and quality of this frame,...

Given the condition and quality of this frame, and your intended use of a lock-up bikeÖjust find the cheapest Suntour you can, ideally one that comes with the bolt on hanger already attached. If you...
05-19-22, 01:30 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 580
Posted By C9H13N

Look for a bash guard to put in the outer 110...

Look for a bash guard to put in the outer 110 position, it will look better than having exposed spider tabs with only an inner ring mounted.

You wonít be able to use a narrower BB spindle without...
05-18-22, 08:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 548
Posted By C9H13N

Youíll have to be more specific about what sort...

Youíll have to be more specific about what sort of bag you want.

I have a brown tool roll made by EH Works, a one woman outfit here in Seattle.
...
05-16-22, 04:42 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,255
Posted By C9H13N

Here are the pics as promised. Most of the...

Here are the pics as promised.

Most of the group excluding the hubs/wheelset was cleaned up before I discovered the crack in the frame.

Whatís missing: complete bottom bracket (takes 113mm) and...
05-14-22, 01:24 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,255
Posted By C9H13N

I have a complete 1050 group that you can have...

I have a complete 1050 group that you can have for the cost of shipping. Came off a cracked Miyata 712. Iím traveling for work this weekend and will get pics tomorrow night.
05-03-22, 10:05 PM
Replies: 485
Views: 24,244
Posted By C9H13N

The Grand Record frame is cleaned up, polished...

The Grand Record frame is cleaned up, polished and waxed, and ready for final assembly.
...
05-03-22, 01:06 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 539
Posted By C9H13N

My favorite thing for cleaning inside tiny hollow...

My favorite thing for cleaning inside tiny hollow spaces is a .177 caliber nylon bore brush.
04-28-22, 09:38 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,036
Posted By C9H13N

My 120 spaced lifetime keeper is already 2x6 and...

My 120 spaced lifetime keeper is already 2x6 and Iíve stashed enough Ultra 6 freewheels to keep it that way for a very long timeÖ
04-17-22, 08:54 PM
Replies: 162
Views: 7,254
Posted By C9H13N

I am 39. I have a 9 month old baby, a dog, and a...

I am 39. I have a 9 month old baby, a dog, and a career. I donít have time for meets, group rides, or anything of the sort because they are happening at times when I have other, more pressing things...
04-12-22, 11:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 961
Posted By C9H13N

Both Racers and Competitions were produced with...

Both Racers and Competitions were produced with stirrups of varying lengths. The arms are fixed length and the overall reach is determined by the stirrup.

see here...
04-12-22, 10:13 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 530
Posted By C9H13N

Some Shimano pedals of this era used special...

Some Shimano pedals of this era used special slotted cleats that also interfaced with the tabs on the front of the pedal. Yours, these 6400 pedals below, and some 105s for sure. I donít know if the...
04-01-22, 02:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 566
Posted By C9H13N

OP used a a special new chain lube, CCL-4. Wipe...

OP used a a special new chain lube, CCL-4. Wipe on, wipe off, enjoy the aroma.
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