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06-27-22, 06:24 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 377
Posted By juvela

----- the 3TTT Tourist stem & bar set brings...

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the 3TTT Tourist stem & bar set brings it into the mid-1960's

if it were fifties or very early sixties it would have been fitted with Ambrosio

since both round things are replacements...
06-27-22, 01:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 287
Posted By juvela

----- ...it was probably those images of a...

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...it was probably those images of a dog running through an alley with a human hand in its mouth...


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Replies: 3
Views: 174
Posted By juvela

----- in this image it can be seen that the...

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in this image it can be seen that the cycle's frame carries a Falck transfer -
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06-26-22, 10:01 PM
Replies: 1,756
Views: 360,379
Posted By juvela

----- Joyce Renee Brown, age 19, 1949 - ...

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Joyce Renee Brown, age 19, 1949 -

https://images2.imagebam.com/ee/c7/f2/f69c8e837922373.jpg

...better known as Joi Lansing (1929-1972)


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06-26-22, 09:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 188
Posted By juvela

----- great to see that you now have it...

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great to see that you now have it completed and on the road! :thumb:

looking very good.

for readers who may have missed it here are the earlier threads on this machine -
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06-26-22, 05:34 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 657
Posted By juvela

----- bulgie mentioned Coloral going back to...

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bulgie mentioned Coloral going back to the 1940's

we are going to have a hard time remembering anything earlier, if such existed, since a person would need to be a nonagerian

here is a...
06-26-22, 05:25 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 657
Posted By juvela

----- :thumb: only ever caught three or...

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:thumb:

only ever caught three or four

shall forever remember the one where he "invents" a device to defeat law enforcement speed radar

it was a kind of conveyor belt Rube Goldberg...
06-26-22, 03:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 257
Posted By juvela

----- the GIOS agent for the U.S. market for...

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the GIOS agent for the U.S. market for a number of years was FAMA Sales Co. of NYC

it was a business which dealt in espresso machines rather than bicycles

evidently owner Ugo Quazzo...
06-26-22, 02:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 135
Posted By juvela

----- appears from photos that if damaged...

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appears from photos that if damaged thread area on cup is ground away there would still be plenty of engagement for a secure seating of the cup


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06-26-22, 11:58 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 135
Posted By juvela

----- you show the threads on the cup but...

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you show the threads on the cup but what about those in the shell?

you could test fit another metric thread fixed cup as a diagnostic

if shell threads slightly damaged you can make a...
06-25-22, 07:57 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 410
Posted By juvela

----- :thumb: Righty-O, that's what...

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:thumb:

Righty-O, that's what orthodontists are for! :p


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06-25-22, 07:54 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 657
Posted By juvela

----- the mention of Rampinelli here might...

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the mention of Rampinelli here might be a good lead to explore

the company in its three product lines could be quite innovative at times

under the ROTO imprimatur they were the first...
06-25-22, 03:06 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 410
Posted By juvela

----- and just how many stone is the...

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and just how many stone is the pedaler of this gear block? :lol:

remember to always apply anti-seize when mounting

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06-25-22, 09:56 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,338
Posted By juvela

----- ...

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​​​​​​https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1440x1080/1k0_217a43c076648e257bbf873b555e85d72c5e9402.jpg

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now dattsa bici! :thumb:

gotta luv those non-fixie...
Replies: 6
Views: 170
Posted By juvela

----- :foo: Giuseppe Bianchi a house...

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:foo:

Giuseppe Bianchi a house brand from a retail cycle shop in Firenze


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Replies: 6
Views: 170
Posted By juvela

----- if you elect to purchase the cycle you...

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if you elect to purchase the cycle you could return and post some additional pictures

readers are likely to be able to identify the actual manufacturer

suspect it may be a bicycle...
06-25-22, 06:43 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 736
Posted By juvela

----- forgot to mention above - the...

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forgot to mention above -

the Vittoria hoods of both patterns were stocked by Ron Kitching in his Everything Cycling handbooks

they are shown in the editions of 1963 and 1970

the...
06-24-22, 06:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 171
Posted By juvela

----- am ignorant of these Sinyard stem/bar...

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am ignorant of these Sinyard stem/bar products

wondering if Nitto be the vendor?


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Replies: 6
Views: 170
Posted By juvela

----- the forum has had threads discussing...

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the forum has had threads discussing examples of this marque

this is the name of a retail shop located in Firenze and the cycles bearing it are contract produced

the subject machine...
06-24-22, 09:33 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,338
Posted By juvela

----- be that verdurous telai a...

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be that verdurous telai a flanderlander produtto?


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06-24-22, 05:56 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 736
Posted By juvela

----- Fratelli Pietra - the model Nr....

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Fratelli Pietra -

the model Nr. 306 brake levers are correct for the date of the cycle

the pivot pins, part nr. 359, were changed ~1968 to these from the previous brass examples
iirc...
06-23-22, 09:00 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 736
Posted By juvela

----- chainwheel peg - thank you very...

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chainwheel peg -

thank you very much for the response

have always found it amusing that Verot first began adding this feature in the mid-'60's but it took Tullio & Co. ~eight years to...
06-23-22, 06:20 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 736
Posted By juvela

----- thank you! :thumb: was thinking...

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thank you! :thumb:

was thinking that '74 was the first year for the changed stamping on the Christophe toeclips

another reader is sure to know more accurately ;)


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06-23-22, 05:21 PM
Replies: 3,056
Views: 340,003
Posted By juvela

----- motion picture about another Gus, also...

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motion picture about another Gus, also much loved and lovable -

My Pal Gus (1952)

​​​​​​https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0044939/?ref_=tt_mv_close


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Replies: 4
Views: 214
Posted By juvela

----- if you have researched marque history...

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if you have researched marque history you may have learned that there was a moment when the marque nominally went out yet new cycles bearing the name continued to appear for a short time...
06-23-22, 04:56 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 736
Posted By juvela

----- question regarding the dating of two...

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question regarding the dating of two replacement pieces -

was trying to recall what date the derailment guard peg came on on R/NR outer chainwheels

the stamping on the Christophe toe...
06-23-22, 04:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 506
Posted By juvela

----- bark_eater has now gone and done it......

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bark_eater has now gone and done it...

...set up a dealership for these 'e 'as...

..."eno' inventory to fill the Patuxent!" :lol:
...
06-23-22, 12:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 237
Posted By juvela

----- the steerer and headset on the A-D are...

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the steerer and headset on the A-D are BSC dimension ("English")

however the wall is a bit thicker than a regular BSC steerer yielding a stem diameter of 22.0mm rather than the 22.2mm one...
06-23-22, 10:30 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 237
Posted By juvela

----- btw - you inquired earlier...

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btw -

you inquired earlier regarding the possibility of the A-D having a metric ("French") gear block thread
...
06-23-22, 07:06 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 176
Posted By juvela

----- will be fun to follow along with the...

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will be fun to follow along with the build project! :thumb:

dropouts are Agrati Nr. 000.8002

fork ends Agrati Nr. 000.8010

fork crown Agrati Nr, 000.8058 (used in conjunction with...
Replies: 3
Views: 174
Posted By juvela

----- cute this is the very bottom: ...

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cute

this is the very bottom:

bulge-formed head

not constructed with any of the manufacturer's usual lug patterns
Replies: 10
Views: 298
Posted By juvela

----- welcome to the forum CtCruiser! ...

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welcome to the forum CtCruiser! :thumb:

a 51cm top tube is almost child size

this may be a typo or other form of error

if you go to look at the cycle you can measure
06-22-22, 05:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 237
Posted By juvela

----- the spacer is a means of fine tuning...

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the spacer is a means of fine tuning the cycle's chainline

they are typically offered in three thicknesses: 1.0mm, 1.5mm & 2.0mm

many/most shops and workshops stock only the 1.5mm...
06-22-22, 03:41 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,338
Posted By juvela

----- :thumb: :love: bag loop...

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:thumb: :love:

bag loop for saddle rails -

Andrew Hague and others have made add-on bag loops; they mount with fasteners and so can be removed and/or transferred to another...
06-22-22, 02:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 308
Posted By juvela

----- Gnutti note for example the...

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Gnutti

note for example the contour of the shoulder where the dustcap meets the gear block threads on the drive side of the rear fellow

not the way Maillard does it

note the...
06-22-22, 12:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 414
Posted By juvela

----- per pista -----

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per pista

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06-22-22, 10:27 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 414
Posted By juvela

----- the Campag Nr. 621 stops on the top...

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the Campag Nr. 621 stops on the top tube are not OEM either

the way they have the brakes set up there is no quick release

expect the Cinelli stem to have a clamp of 26.4mm while the...
06-22-22, 05:57 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 736
Posted By juvela

----- ricambi nr. 106/B - ...

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ricambi nr. 106/B -

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1275x1263/universal_brake_hangers__47182b9b68625e4b3c8b6b1e40d7bfbb9214ee4f.jpg

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shall look forward to...
06-21-22, 07:32 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 328
Posted By juvela

----- :p the proliferation of BCD's...

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:p

the proliferation of BCD's with Sakae Ringyo chainsets can be both a blessing and a curse...;)

hope you are able to get everything sorted with a visit to the co-op :thumb:

...
06-21-22, 05:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 126
Posted By juvela

----- took one in, against me better...

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took one in, against me better judgment

when performed an alignment check discovered the frame was constructed with seat stays of differing lengths

one of those alignment problems...
06-21-22, 04:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 126
Posted By juvela

----- made in Taiwan by the firm Giant ...

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made in Taiwan by the firm Giant

1978, first year for this model

bottom of the range

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Replies: 7
Views: 182
Posted By juvela

----- offered in frame size increments of...

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offered in frame size increments of one inch on the half inch, nominal as measured c-t-t


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Views: 182
Posted By juvela

----- bark_eater must be establishing a...

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bark_eater must be establishing a dealership of these things...;)

https://www.bikeforums.net/classic-vintage/1253619-mystery-531-raleigh-long-chain-stays.html


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06-21-22, 11:42 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 328
Posted By juvela

----- front derailleur mount shim - if...

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front derailleur mount shim -

if it is clear plastic affixed with adhesive it is from the MAEDA factory

this was their method for compensating for metric 28.0mm seat tubes
...
06-21-22, 09:17 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 288
Posted By juvela

----- sadly, Andrew Ritchie passed last year...

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sadly, Andrew Ritchie passed last year

​​​​​​https://www.bikeforums.net/classic-vintage/1237898-cycling-historian-andrew-ritchie.html


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06-21-22, 06:58 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,111
Posted By juvela

----- :thumb: looks like the Neuchatel...

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:thumb:

looks like the Neuchatel volk even did some nice finish work on the Georg Fischer sand cast shell

"usually" they yet exhibit some pebble grain from the casting beneath the...
06-20-22, 09:15 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 6,015
Posted By juvela

----- hello almuntz and welcome to the...

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hello almuntz and welcome to the forum! :)

your inquiry would be a better fit over on the c&v appraisals forum -
...
06-20-22, 06:42 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 328
Posted By juvela

----- if rear wheel original to cycle it...

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if rear wheel original to cycle it will be BSC/ISO


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06-20-22, 05:07 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 328
Posted By juvela

----- in case you are curious as to a...

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in case you are curious as to a specific date many of the cycle's fittings will carry date codes/marks

MAEDA gear mechs, Sakae Ringyo crank arms, stem (portion down inside steerer),...
06-20-22, 03:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 170
Posted By juvela

----- appears to be Ambrosio's XA - ...

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appears to be Ambrosio's XA -

https://velobase.com/CompImages/Stems/6719249B-E474-402B-8A38-9761C16B9936.jpeg
...
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