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12-02-22, 07:31 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 256
Posted By oneclick

[QUOTE=pastorbobnlnh;22726913] I modified my...

[QUOTE=pastorbobnlnh;22726913]
I modified my Nevar and made it a triple by drilling mounting holes for a granny gear. But as you can see, kept the chainguard.
QUOTE]

I don't see the mounting...
12-01-22, 09:54 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 28
Posted By oneclick

Phil Wood 48hole hubs/wheel cheap

I have a pair of 48hole Phil Wood front hubs, steel centre.
Both 100mm oln.
One is unlaced, hollow axle, no qr.
The other is bolt-on, laced with straight gauge stainless spokes to a Super Champion...
12-01-22, 07:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 258
Posted By oneclick

That makes sense, from the dimensions, and I just...

That makes sense, from the dimensions, and I just checked the axle bolts on the wheel and they are for a front dropout slot not a rear.

What bike would have had a disc brake 27" front wheel when...
12-01-22, 05:42 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 258
Posted By oneclick

Phil Wood cheap

$US50 plus shipping gets you a pair of early PW hubs, the rear laced to a Super Champion 27".
The hubs are 48 hole; the front is qr (no skewer), the rear is bolt-on, and has the bolts.
The rim is...
11-29-22, 03:41 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 287
Posted By oneclick

I've got a pair of the Weinmann-branded Synchrons...

I've got a pair of the Weinmann-branded Synchrons with Kool-Stop pads and they work with either of these two arrangements.
The first is with a pair of Shimano BL-M700 levers and the second (current)...
11-27-22, 05:09 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 742
Posted By oneclick

"frame snap"

saw this pic in an ad:

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11-23-22, 06:52 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 383
Posted By oneclick

Looks like rust-staining to me. Where the bars...

Looks like rust-staining to me. Where the bars steel?

2 mins of something stiff and some elbow-grease will fix it.
11-22-22, 06:01 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 607
Posted By oneclick

Automatic garage door.

Automatic garage door.
11-20-22, 02:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 693
Posted By oneclick

"Goof-Off" removes the nasty black printing from...

"Goof-Off" removes the nasty black printing from cable housings.
11-18-22, 06:33 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 282
Posted By oneclick

They are all [1] "french" threaded, if you take...

They are all [1] "french" threaded, if you take to usual use of "french" in this parish to mean "metric".

[1] for large values of "all".
11-17-22, 04:18 AM
Replies: 5,406
Views: 570,759
Posted By oneclick

There's a 7 x 0.75 tap in a set I have so if the...

There's a 7 x 0.75 tap in a set I have so if the OP sends me a pm with his address I'll have a go at making a locknut.
11-16-22, 03:07 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 364
Posted By oneclick

Curious; in the thead referenced you say the bike...

Curious; in the thead referenced you say the bike came from England, but the lamp-bracket boss is on the wrong side. Made for export, or a special order for a continental customer...
11-14-22, 03:40 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 300
Posted By oneclick

Mine did: ...

Mine did:

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One side was almost all the way around, the other just starting....
11-13-22, 03:55 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 284
Posted By oneclick

What technique did you use to get freewheels off...

What technique did you use to get freewheels off with chain whips?
11-12-22, 05:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 284
Posted By oneclick

If it's a freewheel you need a tool that fits...

If it's a freewheel you need a tool that fits over the axle and engages what appear to be splines within.

There's this new fad called cassettes and they are different, I don't know, maybe they...
11-03-22, 06:02 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 178
Posted By oneclick

Lots of hex heads if you go far enough back....

Lots of hex heads if you go far enough back. Those are original, probably the last time they used them. It has the little post-CPSC guards on the adjusting screws.
11-03-22, 05:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 239
Posted By oneclick

I think I understand what you're asking. The...

I think I understand what you're asking.

The claw has two things that fix it on the dropout - the little screw and nut that go in the back of the dropout slot, and the axle that (normally)...
11-03-22, 04:16 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 395
Posted By oneclick

If you want to use heat there is an easy way to...

If you want to use heat there is an easy way to be safe (from mechanical issues; dealing with the other half...):

Put it in the cooker. Aluminium alloys will have changes you don't want starting...
11-01-22, 08:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 331
Posted By oneclick

The flats are wide enough to use any pin. The...

The flats are wide enough to use any pin. The holes in the crank arms determine which size pin you need and which diameter axle you need. If you have french cranks the axle hole is nominally .610...
11-01-22, 01:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 375
Posted By oneclick

SP-153 are a very nice pedal. Those look as...

SP-153 are a very nice pedal.
Those look as though the clips have been modified for very small feet - how big (small) was the bike they came from?
10-31-22, 03:04 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 868
Posted By oneclick

It may be superstrong for a plastic but it is...

It may be superstrong for a plastic but it is still on the order of one tenth that of aluminium; considering that an 8mm grade 8.8 bolt tightened to the appropriate torque generates on a 4 degree...
10-30-22, 11:05 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 868
Posted By oneclick

It does not matter whether you try to put the...

It does not matter whether you try to put the shim between the assembled crank-and-axle, or try to assemble the crank-and-axle with the shim placed on one of them. If the shim is thick enough to do...
10-30-22, 07:35 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 868
Posted By oneclick

The shim WON'T go in after you put the axle in...

The shim WON'T go in after you put the axle in the hole. If you make a bevel it will go in as far as the bevel; no further.
The crank WON'T go on after you put the shim on the axle. If you make a...
10-29-22, 05:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 237
Posted By oneclick

Whichever it is, it'll be the reverse of what's...

Whichever it is, it'll be the reverse of what's in the photos.
10-29-22, 03:27 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 868
Posted By oneclick

I knew what you meant. And to make sure you...

I knew what you meant.

And to make sure you do as well, I doubt it very much that one could persuade a shim of sufficient thickness to effect the necessary fit between the crank and the hole - by...
10-29-22, 03:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 237
Posted By oneclick

Check that fork...

Check that fork...
10-28-22, 02:21 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 868
Posted By oneclick

If the crankarm slides on, shim or no shim, there...

If the crankarm slides on, shim or no shim, there is no interference; hence a loose fit. On a straight spindle in a (too large) straight crank hole, tightening the bolt will not alter this.

I...
10-27-22, 05:12 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 868
Posted By oneclick

Shims won't work; or if they do, not well or for...

Shims won't work; or if they do, not well or for long. The essence of the fit of a taper is that that there is a large surface area. If you get the small end of a tapered axle to fit - with shim - ...
10-27-22, 04:36 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,402
Posted By oneclick

I just dis-assembled a Speedy and a Flash. Other...

I just dis-assembled a Speedy and a Flash. Other than the extra threaded length to fit the normal nut vs. the recessed, they are the same bolt.

Assuming that *some* threads at the head end of the...
10-26-22, 09:54 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 516
Posted By oneclick

If you have a good spanner and it's held on with...

If you have a good spanner and it's held on with a bolt and a pair of stout washers, just try harder alternating each direction until it shifts. When it does, if it shifts easier, keep going. If it...
10-23-22, 10:39 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 755
Posted By oneclick

Appearance. Spokes are usually either carbon...

Appearance.

Spokes are usually either carbon steel with a chrome or zinc coating, or stainless. The zinc (galvanized) ones are a sort of dull grey, not shiny at all; the chrome plated ones are...
10-22-22, 03:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 437
Posted By oneclick

Thanks for the offers of help. The ste is...

Thanks for the offers of help.

The ste is rowero.pl,and I'm trying to buy Romet Sport decals.

They do ship here; I just missed it as it was spelt differently.

However, I'm still having...
10-20-22, 05:35 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 755
Posted By oneclick

There are two critical measurements for a rim. ...

There are two critical measurements for a rim.

1. the bead-seat (where the bottom edge of the tyre rests) diameter
2. the "effective rim diameter" - which is the diameter of the spoke bed.

The...
10-20-22, 04:18 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,608
Posted By oneclick

Same crank (almost - yours has flutes, and none...

Same crank (almost - yours has flutes, and none of my screws are marked HERZA) on a Romet Sport now in progress. Your outer ring has a partial ZZR stamp. My outer ring is marked PA7, nothing else nor...
10-20-22, 03:55 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 433
Posted By oneclick

Front mech like Simplex, but better

This is one of the nicer-finished bits (stem is the other). It's a pretty good match for the Simplex pushrod, made from some sort of alloy; I'd guess a zinc-aluminium mix of some kind.
It has a nice...
10-20-22, 02:52 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 257
Posted By oneclick

These are those: ...

These are those:


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10-18-22, 07:01 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 437
Posted By oneclick

I need a Polish connection

There's an outfit selling decals I need, but their online store is in Poland and won't ship to North America.

I'm looking for someone to whom they *will* ship to forward these to me - should be a...
10-18-22, 02:29 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 433
Posted By oneclick

Bars have no markings other than the kurling, but...

Bars have no markings other than the kurling, but they do have a hidden feature - a steel sleeve inside the centre. It's off-centre, the two pencil marks show the ends, as found with a magnet. It...
10-17-22, 03:49 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 859
Posted By oneclick

We flew with these three all packed into these...

We flew with these three all packed into these bags. The red is a Bike Friday, it went in the black plastic case that they come with. The dark blue one is a Next aluminium folder, 20" wheels and some...
10-17-22, 02:43 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 572
Posted By oneclick

Pretty much any new headset is better than one...

Pretty much any new headset is better than one that needs replacing.

If the Passage turns out to not be good enough for you you can always look for better later.

If the race is too small it may...
10-17-22, 02:34 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,402
Posted By oneclick

Modolo uses a two-diameter bolt,with two threaded...

Modolo uses a two-diameter bolt,with two threaded sections. If the larger is the same length, then the above approach may work. The Speedy uses a recessed nut, the Flash a normal one. It's also...
10-16-22, 06:23 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 859
Posted By oneclick

One has to know how to use tools... ...

One has to know how to use tools...


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10-16-22, 03:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 433
Posted By oneclick

Perhaps I wasn't clear - right side is after i...

Perhaps I wasn't clear - right side is after i spread the pivot ears. And that's a wee bit of dirt, not a crack, you made me check.
10-16-22, 12:12 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 84
Posted By oneclick

WTB Romet front hub

I have a rebuild project (see thread in parent forum) that came without a front wheel. All I'm after is a hub, wheels to be built. The rear pictured below is a close copy of the Campag Gran Sport,...
10-16-22, 12:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 433
Posted By oneclick

Brake levers - Weinmann copies

Almost exact, the only major difference being the brake adjuster and its steel insert.

A bit of crudity in the off-centre slot in one of the cheese-head screws, and (much like Weinmann/Dia-compe)...
10-16-22, 07:02 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 314
Posted By oneclick

Once they are pitted they are replace items (just...

Once they are pitted they are replace items (just like headset races). Although fully hardened so it is possible to regrind them, you need specialist equipment to do so - ball tolerances are on the...
10-16-22, 04:45 AM
Replies: 2,515
Views: 300,848
Posted By oneclick

Glue source in Canada?

I'll need a can or a box of tubes, for a can the lbs is order-and-wait; might as well price check...
10-16-22, 04:23 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,402
Posted By oneclick

[posting because I think you need more posts to...

[posting because I think you need more posts to be able to reply to pm via this forum]

I looked - it's all Flash stuff.

However...

About half-way down this page:
...
10-15-22, 02:07 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,593
Posted By oneclick

Check the pedal threading on those cranks. I...

Check the pedal threading on those cranks. I don't see a "W".
10-15-22, 06:55 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,957
Posted By oneclick

The Nexus7 is (without the roller-brake) also...

The Nexus7 is (without the roller-brake) also 120mm; and although its range is not as wide, reliability/availability/price may argue in its favour, as might the greater range of sprockets to fit (SA...
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