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02-01-23, 01:23 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 501
Posted By bulgie

Stop me if you've heard this one... I won a race...

Stop me if you've heard this one... I won a race thanks to chainstay rollercams!

Early days of NORBA, I'm pretty sure it was the first Norba-sanctioned race in Washington state. The entry form...
01-31-23, 09:40 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 501
Posted By bulgie

Yes, U-brakes go on Rollercam bosses and...

Yes, U-brakes go on Rollercam bosses and vice-versa, by design.
Maybe there is some exception, but definitely normal U-brakes like Shimano do fit.
01-29-23, 05:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 452
Posted By icemilkcoffee

Quill stems family albums

I was changing stems on my Look and KHS today and decided to take a group photo of my stem stash. Mostly just so I can remember what I have:
...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-26-23, 08:05 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,542
Posted By The Golden Boy

leave the gun, take the cannoli.

leave the gun, take the cannoli.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-25-23, 08:41 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,542
Posted By Spaghetti Legs

I thought there were no ads on the paid site.

I thought there were no ads on the paid site.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-25-23, 07:19 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,542
Posted By merziac

Scrap the Tesla and carry on with the Hetchins. ...

Scrap the Tesla and carry on with the Hetchins. ;)
01-24-23, 07:08 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 645
Posted By pastorbobnlnh

In my experience of living through 20+ winters in...

In my experience of living through 20+ winters in the mountains of New Hampshire, hands down the best wool sock producer in the USA is Darn Tough...
01-21-23, 08:25 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,241
Posted By Catnap

FS - Super Rare Suntour Superbe Gold & Bronze Groupsets

SUNTOUR SUPERBE GOLD
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PRICE - $875
FREE SHIPPING (in the CONUS). I ship internationally at buyer's cost.
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01-09-23, 03:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 676
Posted By bulgie

That may have been a post of mine you remember,...

That may have been a post of mine you remember, I've been harping on that for years. ;)

Just a gut feeling really, can't prove it, but the cracks I've seen in chainstays over the years does...
01-09-23, 12:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 569
Posted By cocoabeachcrab

whenever life slows down a bit, I'll be paying it...

whenever life slows down a bit, I'll be paying it fwd and passing on more items. this forum has been very good to me over the past few years, and i want to return the favor. (esp before i kick the...
01-06-23, 09:06 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,453
Posted By cudak888

Tweaked Bianchi Professional meets my grubby little cold-setting hands

Some of you might remember the Bianchi Professional that fender1 had picked up recently and mentioned in this thread:...
01-05-23, 10:02 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,710
Posted By RustyJames

scarlson Iím all about high carbon knives. OA...

scarlson Iím all about high carbon knives. OA works miracles on old high carbon knives.

I have some newer stainless Henckels and they get little use.
01-04-23, 07:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 592
Posted By rhm

No, sorry, you cannot just release the tension...

No, sorry, you cannot just release the tension &c; they don't disassemble that easy. The only way to disassemble a Brooks type leather saddle is by removing rivets. Depending on what you're trying to...
01-04-23, 02:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 592
Posted By rhm

Yes, I can do that. Send me a PM at your leisure.

Yes, I can do that. Send me a PM at your leisure.
01-04-23, 01:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 592
Posted By merziac

Paging rhm ;)

Paging rhm ;)
12-26-22, 09:18 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 711
Posted By Aardwolf

GB (Gerry Burgess) are worth checking out, made...

GB (Gerry Burgess) are worth checking out, made aluminium brakes, bars, and stems since 1945.

I'm looking at rebuilding a 1960s Holdsworth so I've been checking out the options and for bars I like...
12-25-22, 07:23 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,710
Posted By Mad Honk

Well Ben, I'm not sure whether it was...

Well Ben,
I'm not sure whether it was naughty or nice, but she was under the tree and only had on the tag that said "Open Me First !" Smiles, MH
12-25-22, 07:00 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,710
Posted By clubman

My daughter 'felted' a Totoro for me. We share...

My daughter 'felted' a Totoro for me. We share fond memories of many Miyazaki films but My Friend Totoro helped us bond early.

...
12-25-22, 04:15 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,710
Posted By iab

OK, not a bike, but made in Italy like my...

OK, not a bike, but made in Italy like my off-topic Cinelli. And it matches.
...
12-25-22, 03:32 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,710
Posted By gugie

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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My kids know me well
12-25-22, 01:52 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,710
Posted By nlerner

New neoprene winter booties! Guess that...

New neoprene winter booties!

Guess that means I should go for a ride (currently 20F out there).
12-24-22, 04:42 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,706
Posted By botty kayer

Thanks to obrentharris for mention, and I agree...

Thanks to obrentharris for mention, and I agree with merziac the host has made it impossible to do with one just 1 pic, so I'm going to have to break that rule, but 2 of the 3 bikes I'm about to...
12-21-22, 02:11 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,856
Posted By bulgie

From Yorkshire, are ye?

From Yorkshire, are ye?
12-21-22, 12:56 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 3,282
Posted By cudak888

:lol: Well, to be fair, a good $250 frameset...

:lol:

Well, to be fair, a good $250 frameset should be plug-and-play with your component bits, and hopefully have a properly aligned rear triangle.



I'm am amateur at this, so I'm avoiding...
12-20-22, 08:24 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,856
Posted By gugie

We should start a new BOC game. It'd be...

We should start a new BOC game.

It'd be confusing.
12-20-22, 08:20 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 5,126
Posted By bulgie

Nice! Agreed on the SL roller headsets, they're...

Nice! Agreed on the SL roller headsets, they're hard to beat. I put the delrin one on my wife's light road bike, 100% reliable so far (touch wood). Maybe the delrin headset would even work for my,...
12-20-22, 07:44 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,856
Posted By BFisher

Some have a bucket, some want one. Should we...

Some have a bucket, some want one. Should we start a bucket list? Maybe a sticky?
12-20-22, 04:46 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 3,282
Posted By cudak888

Major progress today. First - a bit of...

Major progress today.

First - a bit of backstory: I was lucky enough to find someone on OfferUp willing to trade their barely-used compressor (didn't really want to shell out even more of my fun...
12-20-22, 04:26 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 5,126
Posted By cudak888

Bravo, bravo, bravo. I can't begin to express how...

Bravo, bravo, bravo. I can't begin to express how much I enjoy seeing frame repairs here at C&V, and top notch work at that.

FYI, I've found the IceToolz reamers on Amazon (about $35-40 for the...
12-20-22, 04:08 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,467
Posted By kommisar

Isn't bull-****ting about seat tube angles and...

Isn't bull-****ting about seat tube angles and chain stay length what bike forums is all about?
12-20-22, 07:39 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,042
Posted By thinktubes

https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/a/a...

https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/a/aa/Perpetual_Motion_by_Norman_Rockwell.jpg
12-19-22, 01:08 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 6,382
Posted By rgvg

Uh..... guys, it looks like vintage-trek.com is...

Uh..... guys, it looks like vintage-trek.com is back.
12-19-22, 07:04 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,365
Posted By Hondo6

Optional. But if pastorbobnlnh ever quits posting...

Optional. But if pastorbobnlnh ever quits posting here without advance notice, we'll certainly have to file a missing Parsons report. :)
12-18-22, 10:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 462
Posted By Nwvlvtnr

50.4 Chainring Modification

I have access to a machine shop at work and the machinist is often happy to take on side projects when things get slow.

Here are a few pictures of a tool holder he made in order to remove the worn...
12-17-22, 06:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 242
Posted By nlerner

Will that be the next innovation from Rene Herse...

Will that be the next innovation from Rene Herse Cycles?
12-17-22, 01:48 PM
Replies: 228
Views: 9,612
Posted By steelbikeguy

As a casual observer of this thread, I find it...

As a casual observer of this thread, I find it interesting that so many people have opinions on the RH Nivex clone. Yep, $1000 is a ton of money for a derailleur, especially if you grew up paying $30...
12-16-22, 10:13 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,570
Posted By iab

On the other hand, technically this started in...

On the other hand, technically this started in 2011, I am in year 12 of a 5-year project. Off-topic but I want to design a commuter with the Italian design cues that float my boat so I consider it...
12-15-22, 10:35 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 837
Posted By fricker61

Oh, and for anyone on Facebook, there's a Vintage...

Oh, and for anyone on Facebook, there's a Vintage Vitus group that might be a good source of more info and serial numbers.

Tim Fricker
Vienna VA USA
12-15-22, 10:25 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 837
Posted By fricker61

Okay, I'll join in. I recently bought a Vitus...

Okay, I'll join in. I recently bought a Vitus 979, and I've been trying to figure out the age. Here are the details:

Serial # E099259
Grub screw seatpost
Bottle bosses on seat and downtube...
12-15-22, 06:10 PM
Replies: 5,844
Views: 653,862
Posted By Drillium Dude

Just need to scare up a pair of genuine hoods: ...

Just need to scare up a pair of genuine hoods:

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...
12-15-22, 04:22 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 3,282
Posted By bulgie

Missed this thread when it was in its prime so...

Missed this thread when it was in its prime so this bit of advice is too late: melt the stem out! Melting point of alu is low enough to not hurt the steel.

I have done it several times. I have...
12-15-22, 12:17 PM
Replies: 228
Views: 9,612
Posted By tyrion

2 cable RDs plane better and one cable RDs....

2 cable RDs plane better and one cable RDs. Everyone knows that.
12-15-22, 12:07 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,645
Posted By cudak888

The Classic & Vintage Pass Around [Cotter] Press

About a week ago, Dave (Mad Honk) and I had a chat about his VAR cotter press and the general accessibility of crank cotter presses overall. We both realized that there are a number of forum members...
12-14-22, 04:29 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 3,282
Posted By gugie

On a quality fork with steerer issues I've found...

On a quality fork with steerer issues I've found it to be cost effective to just replace the steerer.
12-14-22, 04:13 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 929
Posted By bulgie

I put this TA rack on my '71 Super Course in...

I put this TA rack on my '71 Super Course in about '77, been on there ever since.
https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/605x443/f_rack_1a20f6ee9b0affa61ebd28cc45acb7f3d733df15.jpg
...
12-14-22, 12:58 PM
Replies: 5,844
Views: 653,862
Posted By Drillium Dude

Now that the Davidson has been completely...

Now that the Davidson has been completely repaired, I decided to see to a few items in the spares box.

This pair of Campy brake levers with World Champion engravings has been kicking around for...
12-14-22, 11:57 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,634
Posted By tcs

Demountable space frame, front and rear...

Demountable space frame, front and rear suspension, proprietary 17" wheels. Owner/fan clubs worldwide, in production for 40 years, detested & derided by Jan Heine, it's the Alex Moulton AM:
...
Replies: 23
Views: 1,048
Posted By PugRider

As a previous poster said, if it hasn't come...

As a previous poster said, if it hasn't come unglued in 30 years, it probably won't. Same thing with tubes that still hold air, old chains that haven't stretched, old derailleurs that still shift....
Replies: 23
Views: 1,048
Posted By seagrade

Unfortunately I can't provide much more than that...

Unfortunately I can't provide much more than that of the previous post. I left the bicycle industry in 1998 and with it any records of serial numbers and documented failures. The company I worked for...
12-13-22, 06:14 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,315
Posted By SurferRosa

https://youtu.be/PaBgd_nOXKM

https://youtu.be/PaBgd_nOXKM
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