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04-06-22, 08:22 AM
Replies: 42
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Posted By geeteeiii

All the curves, handles like crap though. ...

All the curves, handles like crap though.
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03-07-22, 06:05 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 44,463
Posted By geeteeiii

HVZ Meteor V68 1979 ...

HVZ Meteor V68 1979
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01-08-22, 02:05 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,569
Posted By geeteeiii

My bare 54cm Columbus triple butted keirin frame...

My bare 54cm Columbus triple butted keirin frame was 1.7kg with a 0.7kg fork with nothing on it.
01-04-22, 02:37 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 816
Posted By geeteeiii

There are different size threads for lock rings....

There are different size threads for lock rings. Miche, Campy, Gipiemme and Phil Wood hubs use italian threaded lockrings, others should be the same.
12-17-21, 01:42 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 943
Posted By geeteeiii

XB3 Start Shosse had a chrome plated steel seat...

XB3 Start Shosse had a chrome plated steel seat post, nothing fancy like this. Saddle was a brooks replica. This is a similar style to the higher end soviet bikes like my Meteor, atleast the clamping...
10-24-21, 01:14 PM
Replies: 504
Views: 85,705
Posted By geeteeiii

One of my conversions from a soviet road frame,...

One of my conversions from a soviet road frame, use it as a beater bike. Learned some framebuilding on this thing.
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10-05-21, 11:26 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 503
Posted By geeteeiii

Well, it fits quite nicely, 107mm JIS spindle has...

Well, it fits quite nicely, 107mm JIS spindle has a pretty decent chainline with Campy cranks. Guess this info should also apply to other french threaded track setups? The brand what i got was Neco,...
09-29-21, 08:44 AM
Replies: 939
Views: 105,758
Posted By geeteeiii

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09-27-21, 10:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 503
Posted By geeteeiii

Thanks for info. You can find some pictures...

Thanks for info.

You can find some pictures here: https://www.bikeforums.net/classic-vintage/1222512-1936-duerkopp.html
09-27-21, 02:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 503
Posted By geeteeiii

To be fair on that spindle, it was most likely...

To be fair on that spindle, it was most likely original to the bike and it probably endured legs way stronger than mine on a regular basis for most of its life from 1979. But considering the grain...
09-27-21, 12:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 503
Posted By geeteeiii

Bottom bracket width help with Campy cranks.

Hello

Due to some unfortunate events, im in need of a french thread bottom bracket that fits with my weird setup. I have Campagnolo Record Strada cranks that i use in a track setup, i presume the...
09-03-21, 11:06 AM
Replies: 504
Views: 85,705
Posted By geeteeiii

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08-26-21, 11:12 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 9,368
Posted By geeteeiii

Finally got this thing - Sport Shosse time trial...

Finally got this thing - Sport Shosse time trial version. I will try to restore the fork mount handlebar clamps. Also found a handlebar from a Takhion for it, that sadly has been cut down from the...
08-01-21, 01:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 287
Posted By geeteeiii

What hub and rim is this?

My friend has this laying around, got it with some parts and doesnt know anything about it. It has no markings on it, its a pretty wide hub also, most likely wont fit a multi speed freewheel and has...
06-30-21, 08:11 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 9,368
Posted By geeteeiii

Track frames are more difficult to find, there...

Track frames are more difficult to find, there have been 2 non original examples for sale here lately, one was 300 eur and the other was 600 eur, both were low end Records. I personally wouldnt pay...
06-30-21, 02:31 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 9,368
Posted By geeteeiii

If someone really gets the soviet bike itch, i...

If someone really gets the soviet bike itch, i could help with getting one, but yeah shipping to the US is over 400 dollars. You could get a nice original paint Start Shosse for around 100-120...
06-29-21, 06:13 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 9,368
Posted By geeteeiii

I have a really cool build coming soon, hint -...

I have a really cool build coming soon, hint - fork mounted handlebar. It should arrive in a few months, unlike my usual local finds, this comes from the US.
Already bought some parts for it, a rear...
Replies: 5
Views: 526
Posted By geeteeiii

Rear brake has Bte SGDG on it, didnt see anything...

Rear brake has Bte SGDG on it, didnt see anything on the front one. Crankset seemed pretty plain in terms looks, dont remember any writing on it. I will ask for a picture.
Im still unsure if i will...
Replies: 5
Views: 526
Posted By geeteeiii

Something old and possibly french? Windsor?

I have been offered this bike, anybody know anything about it and can identify it? Badge on the front might not be original, looks like it might have been reinstalled at some point. Any idea on the...
06-08-21, 03:16 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,705
Posted By geeteeiii

I clearcoated the polished raw steel fork on my...

I clearcoated the polished raw steel fork on my Meteor, but i eventually did remove it to replace it with a actually chromed fork. Fork was stripped with paint stripper, rest was polished up to 600...
Forum: Framebuilders
05-21-21, 12:22 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,149
Posted By geeteeiii

Thanks for your answers, some good ideas for...

Thanks for your answers, some good ideas for sure. I will try the bungie method first and check for pins.
Can the frame be sprung back enough to install the down tube with both lugs still attached?...
Forum: Framebuilders
05-20-21, 02:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,149
Posted By geeteeiii

Down tube replacement.

Hello

I got some experience in modding some bicycle frames( changed some dropouts, built a stem as practice) and got all the needed stuff to do some brazing as background info for you guys. But so...
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Views: 505
Posted By geeteeiii

Thanks for the info, any idea what the first hub...

Thanks for the info, any idea what the first hub might be? C Record, Chorus? They all look similar.
Replies: 5
Views: 505
Posted By geeteeiii

Identify some wheels.

I got some wheels, most are Campagnolo, some are NOS, what exactly are they and what are they worth?
First one, Campy hub and Campy Sydney rim:
...
04-14-21, 12:40 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,069
Posted By geeteeiii

My soviet track bike came with a tubular...

My soviet track bike came with a tubular wheelset, i figured id run them till the first flat, then get the rims replaced, but they have grown on me. They had Tufo tubulars on them when i got the bike...
04-14-21, 11:27 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,717
Posted By geeteeiii

Without any serious flaky rust, i dont do...

Without any serious flaky rust, i dont do anything with frame. I dont ride it in the rain and keep it in a dry place, so its unlikely it will get any worse.
04-09-21, 09:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 528
Posted By geeteeiii

I made this out of a old seatpost, works fine so...

I made this out of a old seatpost, works fine so dont see myself replacing it soon.
...
04-09-21, 01:59 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,061
Posted By geeteeiii

Hammer is a special tool? :D Bike is very...

Hammer is a special tool? :D
Bike is very pretty though.
04-03-21, 06:29 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 9,368
Posted By geeteeiii

Road to track conversion has been completed on...

Road to track conversion has been completed on the red bike. Couldnt save that dropout sadly.
Learned alot from this frame about heat input, hopefully the next frame wont be as messy. I raised the...
04-01-21, 01:26 PM
Replies: 352
Views: 39,555
Posted By geeteeiii

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03-29-21, 09:41 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,116
Posted By geeteeiii

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03-25-21, 05:21 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,641
Posted By geeteeiii

I got a Miche 18T single piece cog and lock ring...

I got a Miche 18T single piece cog and lock ring on my Gipiemme hub with italian threads. Great quality stuff for very cheap.
03-16-21, 10:39 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 9,368
Posted By geeteeiii

Lockdown means alot of time tinkering with bikes....

Lockdown means alot of time tinkering with bikes.
I have been cleaning up the red frame and made some seat stay caps. All Start Shosses have these weld tacks for frame alignment before brazing,...
03-14-21, 04:13 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 9,368
Posted By geeteeiii

Had some fun mocking up and dissassembling my new...

Had some fun mocking up and dissassembling my new frames. Old fork from the Meteor looks really cool on the red frame. Its so weird that the dropout is so crusty. We currently have a pretty bad covid...
03-11-21, 12:16 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,986
Posted By geeteeiii

Its beautiful. Props to the original owner for...

Its beautiful. Props to the original owner for not drilling the fork also, that would be a crime.
03-11-21, 11:53 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 9,368
Posted By geeteeiii

Well i got the rest of the stuff. One is a pretty...

Well i got the rest of the stuff. One is a pretty uncommon Olympic special with 58 size frame. 90% of these frames are 56 size. Its also a shame that this has ruined paint, both the orange one and...
03-08-21, 11:31 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 9,368
Posted By geeteeiii

Fork is my own doing, i made the blades shorter...

Fork is my own doing, i made the blades shorter and unbent them a little.
I think there are more people here that collect really old stuff( pre ww2 ) than the soviet stuff. Start Shosse-s are quite...
03-08-21, 07:23 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 9,368
Posted By geeteeiii

Junk pile is slowly growing, got these 2 frames...

Junk pile is slowly growing, got these 2 frames for basically free. Blue one is a 1990, orange one is 1975. I will be getting 3 more frames soon, have not seen a picture of them, hopefully something...
03-07-21, 10:46 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 701
Posted By geeteeiii

Steerer tube looks quite dirty inside, cleaning...

Steerer tube looks quite dirty inside, cleaning it up might reveal some ridges? You will get used to the toe overlap, i personally prefer the steep track angles to slacker ones, makes the bike nice...
03-05-21, 11:14 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,839
Posted By geeteeiii

I use it to clean chains personally, put the...

I use it to clean chains personally, put the chain in a sealed container, let it soak, agitate the dirt with a brush and now you have a clean chain. Most effective metal cleaners are flammable from...
03-04-21, 10:15 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 548
Posted By geeteeiii

Good quality car cavity wax should also work...

Good quality car cavity wax should also work fine, brands like Teroson for example.
03-04-21, 03:01 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,959
Posted By geeteeiii

Just built my first wheel with some spokes that i...

Just built my first wheel with some spokes that i had laying around, they ended up a bit long, these should be changed/ground down right?...
03-02-21, 02:01 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,097
Posted By geeteeiii

I have nothing with me usually, altough a 15mm...

I have nothing with me usually, altough a 15mm wrench would be a good idea on longer rides, atleast i can pack it in a car trunk then. I like living on the edge with that tubular tire life.
02-28-21, 01:26 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,319
Posted By geeteeiii

My bad weather/snow bicycle has 700x32c with...

My bad weather/snow bicycle has 700x32c with 47-18, honestly should go abit lower than that. Next winter will most likely throw a 42 on it.
02-23-21, 06:02 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,580
Posted By geeteeiii

Aslong there is no danger of structual rust...

Aslong there is no danger of structual rust damage, and if its not rattle canned or just brushed on floor paint, its good in my book. Anything original to me is worth way more.

But it is pretty...
02-21-21, 01:49 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,946
Posted By geeteeiii

I wouldnt add a front brake, it looks nice and...

I wouldnt add a front brake, it looks nice and clean without one. Im suprised that not alot of single speeds dont use coaster brakes, makes for a clean and silent setup.
02-19-21, 01:16 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,416
Posted By geeteeiii

Reverse pedal aslong you can, you have both...

Reverse pedal aslong you can, you have both brakes to slow you down if needed, no need to be afraid. Just take it easy at first.
02-19-21, 08:57 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 15,356
Posted By geeteeiii

Mine is a high flange version. Excuse my dirty...

Mine is a high flange version. Excuse my dirty hub.

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02-18-21, 09:12 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 15,356
Posted By geeteeiii

My trackbike has a Gipiemme rear track hub, its...

My trackbike has a Gipiemme rear track hub, its as silky smooth as campy stuff, finish is also very good.
02-05-21, 10:08 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 358
Posted By geeteeiii

I have yet to visit this museum personally, but...

I have yet to visit this museum personally, but have met the founder couple times. Great guy with a lot of knowledge of pre WW2 european bicycles. They also tour the country with some of the nicer...
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