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05-02-22, 02:49 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 440
Posted By Tomm Willians

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05-02-22, 11:56 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 440
Posted By Tomm Willians

My wife and I own a pair of Ramatoís that should...

My wife and I own a pair of Ramatoís that should help identify. Iíll take some pics when I get home of the same locations on the bike and you can compare.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-01-22, 07:44 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,204
Posted By Tomm Willians

If Iím seeing what I think youíre referring to I...

If Iím seeing what I think youíre referring to I believe those might be associated with the cable routing ?
Forum: Road Cycling
04-30-22, 09:07 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,204
Posted By Tomm Willians

🤣🤣🤣 pretty unlikely 🤣🤣🤣 Fulcrum Racing...

🤣🤣🤣 pretty unlikely 🤣🤣🤣

Fulcrum Racing Zeroes with Michelin Power Trial 25cís
Forum: Road Cycling
04-30-22, 01:58 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,204
Posted By Tomm Willians

Contact Thomas at Tommy Oí Designs and Iím sure...

Contact Thomas at Tommy Oí Designs and Iím sure heíd be happy to give you the full run down. You can find him via Google or FB
Forum: Road Cycling
04-29-22, 06:24 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,204
Posted By Tomm Willians

My Military Wilier is done !

Just got these pics of my 2006 Wilier Imperiale from Tommy Oí Designs showing my finished bike !! Now to get it back together and on the road !...
04-28-22, 10:30 PM
Replies: 715
Views: 28,854
Posted By Tomm Willians

Iím pretty sure this isnít exactly on topic...

Iím pretty sure this isnít exactly on topic butÖÖ.the wife and I found this in San Luis Obispo and intend to buy it before the ride on Sunday ! Since that means we will have two cars, I guess it...
Replies: 17
Views: 633
Posted By Tomm Willians

Sorry Iím too lazy to do all the metric...

Sorry Iím too lazy to do all the metric conversions but I understand the message. No youíre not too old as Iím turning 62 (diabetic) and have completed several centuries with my fastest being 7:04.(...
04-27-22, 07:29 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 550
Posted By Tomm Willians

DangÖÖ that photo may have well made my decision😳...

DangÖÖ that photo may have well made my decision😳 I might have the wife pick me up and drive me past all of that and then start again.
Replies: 1
Views: 211
Posted By Tomm Willians

Bass Lake Powerhouse Double Century Clovis California

Iím wanting to finally try doing a double and am curious about this one. Iíve completed 5 centuries and believe Iím ready for a new challenge but I know all doubles are not created equal and all of...
04-24-22, 08:13 AM
Replies: 715
Views: 28,854
Posted By Tomm Willians

We are doing the short ride as well. Itís our...

We are doing the short ride as well. Itís our first Eroica and we didnít want to do an extended ride on our Wiliers. It should be a great day !
04-24-22, 08:12 AM
Replies: 715
Views: 28,854
Posted By Tomm Willians

We take them out on ARBT fairly frequently as of...

We take them out on ARBT fairly frequently as of course the riding is easy, they seem to attract a lot of appreciation.
04-23-22, 09:56 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 550
Posted By Tomm Willians

US 395 from Gardnerville NV to Independence CA?

Hello all

Iím researching some route possibilities for a century or double that will hopefully be more visually pleasing than what Iíve done so far. In conversation with a couple of Reno area...
04-21-22, 07:54 AM
Replies: 715
Views: 28,854
Posted By Tomm Willians

It will be a first for the wife and I and our...

It will be a first for the wife and I and our Wilier Ramatoís ...
04-16-22, 10:12 AM
Replies: 715
Views: 28,854
Posted By Tomm Willians

I scoured their webpage endlessly trying to find...

I scoured their webpage endlessly trying to find a reference to start times and finally decided to contact them and just ask. Their response was essentially ďcheck our websiteĒ they could have simply...
04-14-22, 11:40 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,497
Posted By Tomm Willians

Not sure how close you are to the Bay Area but we...

Not sure how close you are to the Bay Area but we had our Santana Sovereign tricked out by a shop that specializes in nothing but tandems. The guys name is Jason Strahm at Tandem Outfitters. He can...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-06-22, 11:58 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 187
Posted By Tomm Willians

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Forum: Road Cycling
04-04-22, 01:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 269
Posted By Tomm Willians

There is a great paved trail that starts at the...

There is a great paved trail that starts at the intersection at Squaw Valley and takes you clear to Meeks Bay which is around 24? Miles round trip.
It passes by numerous little cofffe shops, etcÖ...
03-28-22, 10:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,256
Posted By Tomm Willians

Tandem tire pressure?

My wife and I have a Santana Sovereign we enjoy a great deal, we did some upgrades with Spinergy wheels and carbon handlebars and have a ball on it. We are currently running 32c Grand Prix 4 Seasons...
03-27-22, 02:05 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,244
Posted By Tomm Willians

I should haveÖÖ. We were doing some hills two...

I should haveÖÖ. We were doing some hills two days ago and she murdered me.
03-17-22, 05:54 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 664
Posted By Tomm Willians

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With three in the bed and our Kuat we can take lots of friends riding.
03-16-22, 06:55 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,025
Posted By Tomm Willians

Iím down from 15 to 5 and my wife was even...

Iím down from 15 to 5 and my wife was even worse😳😳😳😳
2006 Wilier Imperiale that is my primary ride and my first choice on Centuries.
1989 Schwinn Waterford Paramount reproduction of a Team Schwinn...
03-16-22, 06:48 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,000
Posted By Tomm Willians

Ride with a group and then yell your ideas out as...

Ride with a group and then yell your ideas out as they come to you. If the group is large enough, someone should remember what you said and thereís the side benefit of being with friends. Or take...
03-01-22, 09:30 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,244
Posted By Tomm Willians

It should be a pretty good fit for her. Sheís...

It should be a pretty good fit for her. Sheís about 5í-5Ē and Iím only 5í-7Ē, itís a 54cm so should work and yes she has expressed wanting a new bike for some time. She called last night after...
02-28-22, 07:55 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,244
Posted By Tomm Willians

Appreciating your friends

My wife and I are blessed to be involved with a group of incredible people who all enjoy riding. The ďleaderĒ is a wonderful lady who is also one hell of a strong rider and destroys me on hills...
02-24-22, 10:37 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 735
Posted By Tomm Willians

All of those items were purchased last year at...

All of those items were purchased last year at various times. The groupsets were approximately $600 and $700. The seller of my 7402 set documented on the label that the item was only worth around...
02-23-22, 09:27 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 735
Posted By Tomm Willians

Iíve purchased two groupsets and one complete...

Iíve purchased two groupsets and one complete bike from Italian based eBay ads and have been very pleased. All three of the items arrived much faster than I expected and although we were hit with...
Replies: 3
Views: 582
Posted By Tomm Willians

Planning my first (only?) Super Ride

Iíve been wanting to do a long distance ride for some time and it looks like Iím going to launch in late April. It will first and foremost be a 24hr solo ride supported by the wife with a secondary...
01-25-22, 11:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 250
Posted By Tomm Willians

Shimano interchangeability?

Can a 7400 crankset be used with all other 7800 components?
01-25-22, 05:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 396
Posted By Tomm Willians

$700

$700
01-25-22, 03:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 396
Posted By Tomm Willians

My Team Schwinn Wheaties reproduction done!

Sourced this 88 Waterford Paramount about a year ago to do this and today itís complete! Painted by D and D Cycles in San Lorenzo, California and assembly by Tour Of Nevada City bike shop in Nevada...
01-24-22, 09:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 775
Posted By Tomm Willians

My weather app lied 🤣🤣🤣

Did a wonderful 55 mile loop with the wife today not far out of Reno. My weather app said there would be a high of 51, didnít even get to the mid 40ís and then only briefly.
No matter, a day cycling...
01-22-22, 09:15 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,145
Posted By Tomm Willians

Found a nice Abus on eBay and ordered it.

Found a nice Abus on eBay and ordered it.
01-21-22, 09:37 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,145
Posted By Tomm Willians

Being allergic to their sting isnít a position...

Being allergic to their sting isnít a position where I have the luxury of not worrying about it.
01-20-22, 06:17 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,145
Posted By Tomm Willians

AhhhÖ.. perhaps a tight weave hair net?

AhhhÖ.. perhaps a tight weave hair net?
01-20-22, 05:23 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,145
Posted By Tomm Willians

Bees and helmet vents

One of my favorite areas to ride happens to be mear fruit orchards where at this time of year the presence of Bee boxes for pollination are quite common.
Can anyone recommend an effective method to...
01-18-22, 09:55 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 6,170
Posted By Tomm Willians

A bit unrelated to the topic but it was the first...

A bit unrelated to the topic but it was the first thing I thought of when I saw this post. Last year I was riding a vintage Peugeot when I decided to stand on the pedals to climb a very short hill...
01-14-22, 10:45 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 114
Posted By Tomm Willians

CX1 fork on C40?

Hello

I have a beautiful 2000 C40 that I love riding but really wish I could get the handlebars higher. Unfortunately the steer tube is cut off to a length that wonít allow that.
I found a new...
01-11-22, 10:23 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,288
Posted By Tomm Willians

Iím in the midst of having a reproduction Schwinn...

Iím in the midst of having a reproduction Schwinn Wheaties Paramount built that wonít be quite 100% accurate but Iím ok with that. The paint job looks great and I found a set of clinchers that look...
01-03-22, 06:50 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,200
Posted By Tomm Willians

🤣🤣🤣 yes I suppose she does ! I have a 4 door...

🤣🤣🤣 yes I suppose she does ! I have a 4 door truck with a very roomy back seat area so sheís going to stretch out in a sleeping bag and snooze. She will be very close to 24hr gas stations and such...
01-03-22, 04:21 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,200
Posted By Tomm Willians

Iím going solo on this on a 25 mile loop with the...

Iím going solo on this on a 25 mile loop with the wife parked at a designated location with supplies. Iíve found a route I believe will be near ideal.
01-03-22, 10:12 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,200
Posted By Tomm Willians

No I have type 2 and I already talk to my Dr...

No I have type 2 and I already talk to my Dr about this, Iím seeking additional input that may prove useful. As previously mentioned, Iím already doing centuries so clearly Iím not clueless how this...
01-03-22, 09:49 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,200
Posted By Tomm Willians

It appears that some more info on my behalf would...

It appears that some more info on my behalf would be helpful, thanks for the input so far. The ďlonger rideĒ Iím referring to is I want to attempt a 24hr with the hope of hitting 300 miles. I intend...
Replies: 10
Views: 839
Posted By Tomm Willians

A pair of Mapeiís ?

My wife and I have decided to part with our Mapeiís as we simply donít ride them. We both have other bikes we prefer and itís a shame to see them being ignored. Hers is around Ď97-98í 53cm with the...
01-02-22, 04:00 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,200
Posted By Tomm Willians

Riding deliberately underpowered?

I just finished a short ride 25(?) as Iím not feeling quite myself and it was of course a little tougher as expected. I normally consume a GU every 12-15 miles but decided to just drink water and...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-25-21, 08:03 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,857
Posted By Tomm Willians

No we are not and thereís a story hereÖ. We...

No we are not and thereís a story hereÖ. We bought them from a married couple who bought them from the original owners (married couple also). If I recall the original owners had them from Ď71 until...
Forum: Road Cycling
12-23-21, 03:37 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,857
Posted By Tomm Willians

My wife and I enjoy this matched pair of Ď71...

My wife and I enjoy this matched pair of Ď71 Varsityís immensely!!! We both have Colnagoís, Wilierís, Pinarello,etcÖ. But get a kick out of riding these on occasion.
These great old bikes still run...
12-18-21, 08:20 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,196
Posted By Tomm Willians

Hereís the wife and my Ramatoís, hers is in such...

Hereís the wife and my Ramatoís, hers is in such incredible condition it looks virtually new....
12-05-21, 11:37 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 260
Posted By Tomm Willians

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12-05-21, 07:26 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,442
Posted By Tomm Willians

We enjoy our Santana Sovereign but came up with...

We enjoy our Santana Sovereign but came up with our own way of getting started. Both of us have our left foot on the pedal (flat pedals) and push off with our right foot 3x counting aloud and then...
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