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05-25-22, 08:52 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 7,366
Posted By Senrab62

Did you strip the clear coat? How did you do it?...

Did you strip the clear coat? How did you do it? Bike looks soooo good!!
05-23-22, 04:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 199
Posted By Senrab62

2nd dibs if seatpost falls through!

2nd dibs if seatpost falls through!
05-22-22, 11:17 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 7,366
Posted By Senrab62

Atala Pista

Either 74 or 75. Fitted a replacement fork, as it came with a generic aluminum. Although not original, the fork matches much better (from a Roberts). Unsure what I'll do with it, or even if I'll keep...
05-18-22, 09:10 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 7,366
Posted By Senrab62

Carlton Banks

Love this bike. Don't ride it enough. Gets after it pretty good for it's age. Not the best pic, but was stopped and was admiring it. Please excuse the lights....
05-11-22, 09:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 382
Posted By Senrab62

Is steel a requirement? What's the budget? I got...

Is steel a requirement? What's the budget? I got my iro cheap, awhile back by just searching for sale sites religiously. I love my Mark V also. It's my "road" fixed gear, lots of miles.

Soma rush...
05-06-22, 09:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 328
Posted By Senrab62

This is also my understanding. Durax made the...

This is also my understanding. Durax made the crank arms, and rider would select whatever chainring they wanted.

Beautiful example OP! Very nice. What do you plan to use it on?
04-18-22, 09:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 562
Posted By Senrab62

FSA Gimondi and Zenith (which I also believe are...

FSA Gimondi and Zenith (which I also believe are rebranded Andels) are also options of the same style.
04-09-22, 10:11 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 905
Posted By Senrab62

Always too slow. Let me know please if either SC...

Always too slow. Let me know please if either SC falls through. Thanks!
02-12-22, 08:04 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,073
Posted By Senrab62

https://www.angrycatfishbicycle.com/product/cane-c...

https://www.angrycatfishbicycle.com/product/cane-creek-ergo-stoker-levers-164148-1.htm

These. I use one of these on my Spicer which is only drilled for front brake on the fork. One brake lever,...
01-31-22, 01:22 PM
Replies: 4,694
Views: 773,257
Posted By Senrab62

Stop me

From buying this one. Setup looks comfy.

https://chicago.craigslist.org/chc/bik/d/chicago-mercier-kilo-tt-bicycle-single/7432592828.html
...
Forum: For Sale
01-19-22, 05:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 322
Posted By Senrab62

What size do these fit as? What do you wear...

What size do these fit as? What do you wear typically in shoes? Thanks in advance.
01-03-22, 04:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 473
Posted By Senrab62

Wait, what?! How did o miss this?!

Wait, what?! How did o miss this?!
12-27-21, 08:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 617
Posted By Senrab62

Ugh!! Too slow.

Ugh!! Too slow.
12-10-21, 08:00 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,961
Posted By Senrab62

Always looking for an excuse to show this one...

Always looking for an excuse to show this one off. 1969-1970 (??) Carlton Flyer track. Has accomodations for fenders, but doubt they would clear fork. Maybe shorties?

Rides a treat. So very...
12-08-21, 09:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 437
Posted By Senrab62

What size do these fit? If they fit B-17 narrow...

What size do these fit? If they fit B-17 narrow and swallow, I'd take 2 as well if available. Let me know! Thanks
11-22-21, 04:49 PM
Replies: 504
Views: 85,702
Posted By Senrab62

Sorry for the delay. Been sick for about a week,...

Sorry for the delay. Been sick for about a week, haven't had the mental faculties to post much (don't even have the mental faculties when I'm healthy).

I picked these up for about $12 on Amazon....
11-22-21, 04:45 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,866
Posted By Senrab62

Milwaukee bicycle co hubs

Ben's cycles in Milwaukee has the "good ol days" wheelset. Weighs in an honest 1850ish with track nuts. Excellent hubs (very, very nice), hand built and tensioned wheelset for $200 shipped. No tax,...
11-05-21, 09:13 AM
Replies: 4,922
Views: 696,741
Posted By Senrab62

Ugh, literacy is not my strength, apparently. I...

Ugh, literacy is not my strength, apparently. I do have panaracer tubs, but not in this model. I find their tubulars run true to size and are of excellent quality. Beautiful part of tubulars is, as...
11-04-21, 10:15 PM
Replies: 4,922
Views: 696,741
Posted By Senrab62

I have these, in slick, in 26mm. They run...

I have these, in slick, in 26mm. They run slightly narrow (closer to 25 in my experience), but are a fantastic value. Good puncture resistance and road feel for the money. Much better than paselas in...
10-25-21, 09:30 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,722
Posted By Senrab62

Get an Ultegra or dura ace front caliper. I'm a...

Get an Ultegra or dura ace front caliper. I'm a big dood, and have had no issues with tektro personally. Uneven pad wear could be pads, or installation error.
10-18-21, 09:37 PM
Replies: 504
Views: 85,702
Posted By Senrab62

British gentleman

Trying to get some miles in before weather turns. Love this bike. Need a period correct-ish water bottle cage, and maybe a saddle bag or handlebar bag? Period correct wheelset should be done...
10-16-21, 07:01 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 767
Posted By Senrab62

You are correct sir. I believe it to be 21.1 stem...

You are correct sir. I believe it to be 21.1 stem diameter.
10-16-21, 06:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 881
Posted By Senrab62

Beautiful bike! If this was a 23-24, I'd be all...

Beautiful bike! If this was a 23-24, I'd be all over it. GLWS!
10-14-21, 09:40 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,581
Posted By Senrab62

Funny you mentioned the suntour. Last winter was...

Funny you mentioned the suntour. Last winter was primarily split between suntour cyclone bike with knobby 27" and igh in a fixed variety. Both managed salt, ice, snow, grit very well. Suntour, when...
10-08-21, 08:13 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 509
Posted By Senrab62

Mods, this can be closed and/or deleted if need...

Mods, this can be closed and/or deleted if need be. Thanks again everyone
10-08-21, 08:03 PM
Replies: 504
Views: 85,702
Posted By Senrab62

Prepping this bike for sale, took it for a quick,...

Prepping this bike for sale, took it for a quick, goodbye spin. Great bike, just no practical use. Skidding makes me nervous, and not smart on tubulars LOL. Practice in scrubbing speed before...
10-05-21, 11:10 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 509
Posted By Senrab62

LOL, I am not sure what the correct term for them...

LOL, I am not sure what the correct term for them is. I usually refer to them as nutted, and the more modern being recessed nut. I am barely able to do basic maintenance on bikes, so I am by no...
10-05-21, 08:11 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 509
Posted By Senrab62

Yes, I considered the bolts. And the front on...

Yes, I considered the bolts. And the front on back, and change bolt option as well. Not a lot of vintage black short reach nutted that I am able to find. I have seen some dia compe G/N500 that I...
10-05-21, 08:08 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 509
Posted By Senrab62

Am I missing something? These appear to all be...

Am I missing something? These appear to all be recessed nut. I am looking for older/vintage hex nut or nutted brakes. Thanks for the assist though.
10-05-21, 08:06 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 509
Posted By Senrab62

I have found the Tektro R325 seem to be made for...

I have found the Tektro R325 seem to be made for short reach and with hex nut option. This might be the route I end up going.
...
10-04-21, 04:17 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 509
Posted By Senrab62

Tektro has long reach, I'm looking for shorter...

Tektro has long reach, I'm looking for shorter reach. 40-43mm being ideal

They make a short reach, but they appear to be for the European market.
10-04-21, 03:53 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 509
Posted By Senrab62

WTB black nutted/hex nut calipers!

EDIT: ended up buying nutted dual pivot calipers. Thanks everyone for the wisdom, kindness, and help with the search.

Japanese preferred, but not a requirement. Does not have to be show quality,...
09-30-21, 01:53 PM
Replies: 4,922
Views: 696,741
Posted By Senrab62

How do you like the Corsa Evo 25s? I have some...

How do you like the Corsa Evo 25s? I have some and was considering buying a pair of 28s instead for the plusher ride. Have they been flat prone on your experience?
09-29-21, 04:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,118
Posted By Senrab62

Definitely a fixed gear bike. 3 speeds. Sturmey...

Definitely a fixed gear bike. 3 speeds. Sturmey archer S3X hub. Not the first of it's kind either, SA made somenother multiple speed fixed gear hubs in the 40s and 50s. If engaged, can pedal...
09-29-21, 12:25 PM
Replies: 68,999
Views: 11,146,661
Posted By Senrab62

I know the seller on this, but am not affiliated...

I know the seller on this, but am not affiliated with sale at all. Older gentleman, who is moving out of state. He would like this bike to go to a collector who would appreciate it. I would say...
09-26-21, 05:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,118
Posted By Senrab62

Generally, I am faster on a multiple geared bike....

Generally, I am faster on a multiple geared bike. Even my 3 speed fixed, although by far heaviest bike I own, I am faster than with one speed. Not always, but most of the time. Certain sectors, I...
09-19-21, 07:15 PM
Replies: 68,999
Views: 11,146,661
Posted By Senrab62

Former member, unfortunately, and good guy. He...

Former member, unfortunately, and good guy. He has some beauties listed, and all reasonably priced. If my size, I would have snagged one or more.
09-17-21, 09:58 PM
Replies: 504
Views: 85,702
Posted By Senrab62

Love this!! Where did you snag it? I've been...

Love this!! Where did you snag it? I've been eyeing these for awhile. Looks like they are a good package. Did you build it, or buy it complete?

Looks awesome 😎
09-15-21, 09:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 460
Posted By Senrab62

in line please if something falls through,...

in line please if something falls through, defintely interested - ugh, i always miss the goodies!
09-10-21, 12:37 AM
Replies: 68,999
Views: 11,146,661
Posted By Senrab62

Can anyone local facilitate this for me by...

Can anyone local facilitate this for me by chance? Could throw a couple bucks your way for your time!
09-05-21, 03:05 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 445
Posted By Senrab62

Ugh, very tempting. GLWS

Ugh, very tempting.

GLWS
09-02-21, 01:32 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,688
Posted By Senrab62

I give Zach a pass. He's young. He is...

I give Zach a pass. He's young. He is passionate about fixed gears, even if I rarely agree with his takes/opinions. He is transparent about his struggles with mental health. He is pretty...
09-02-21, 09:15 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 902
Posted By Senrab62

I am a super fan of the mid to late 80s Trek's...

I am a super fan of the mid to late 80s Trek's with true temper, but this is super high. My 89 660 was this price as a complete bike and in very solid cosmetic condition.

Be patient, and...
08-30-21, 01:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 872
Posted By Senrab62

2343g likely = frame only (no fork) but possibly...

2343g likely = frame only (no fork) but possibly not a full 531 frame. I have 2 full 531 frames, both 59CM C-T and one weighs 2130 and the other 2030. 200+/- grams is not a lot, so it could be full...
08-27-21, 07:30 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,974
Posted By Senrab62

I considered the Wabi sub15s but the inner width...

I considered the Wabi sub15s but the inner width is pretty narrow. Are the lightweights any wider?
08-21-21, 11:18 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,635
Posted By Senrab62

That classic is tempting, but I'm fat and that...

That classic is tempting, but I'm fat and that dent scares me with the thinner tubing.
Forum: For Sale
08-16-21, 01:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,742
Posted By Senrab62

Steal. Beautiful frame, very well done. Fortunate...

Steal. Beautiful frame, very well done. Fortunate (for my wallet and living space) that this is too small for me.
08-15-21, 12:51 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 6,651
Posted By Senrab62

Inseam, or standover is not most important in my...

Inseam, or standover is not most important in my opinion. TT length is most important, in my experience for best fit.

I'd measure CTC TT of a bike that feels comfortable, and use that as a...
08-15-21, 11:32 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 6,651
Posted By Senrab62

Nah, I'd have like a foot of seatpost length....

Nah, I'd have like a foot of seatpost length. Based on my current bikes and their TT length, I'd squarely be on a 58. I even have a couple 63cm bikes, because the TT works better. On a 55, I'd need...
08-15-21, 10:52 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 6,651
Posted By Senrab62

I'm a little over 6' and that frame would be a...

I'm a little over 6' and that frame would be a full size or two, too small. Aren't you 5'9"? That's typically 54-56 range, depending on TT length.
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