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05-18-22, 06:29 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 169
Posted By WGB

got this off marketplace locally. Fits me decent...

got this off marketplace locally. Fits me decent shape, 300$ CAN
sellers pics, needs overhaul


​​​​​​got this off marketplace locally - not even a special "friend" or family" price - well worth...
05-18-22, 03:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 169
Posted By reissue59

LIMONGI, could not not buy it

You know how it goes, dont't need another bike, wife will kill me...
got this off marketplace locally. Fits me decent shape, 300$ CAN
sellers pics, needs overhaul
...
05-17-22, 11:10 AM
Replies: 297
Views: 9,124
Posted By Andy_K

Having won the prestigious "nicest takara from...

Having won the prestigious "nicest takara from the least nicest takara award" in the previous edition of this challenge, I felt like I needed to do something special to up my game this time around....
05-16-22, 12:10 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 970
Posted By Andy_K

Project number 2 was bottle cage bosses for my...

Project number 2 was bottle cage bosses for my Clunker 100 project Centurion Elite. Custom braze-ons for a Clunker 100 project, you may ask? Well, this is one of the perks of being gugie's bike...
05-15-22, 08:22 PM
Replies: 18,845
Views: 2,305,032
Posted By obrentharris

Much to our relief, after a very dry couple...

Much to our relief, after a very dry couple months, we had some late rains this year which really brought out the wild flowers and filled the local reservoirs. A thirty mile local loop this morning...
05-15-22, 03:33 PM
Replies: 18,845
Views: 2,305,032
Posted By non-fixie

First real summer day of the year, so a must-ride...

First real summer day of the year, so a must-ride day. :)

We'd taken our bikes to the Land of Altena, a lordship dating back to the tenth century. Lots of history, small villages, and best of all:...
05-11-22, 06:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 430
Posted By CriticalThought

a few more... ...

a few more...

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05-11-22, 06:06 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 272
Posted By Narhay

1977 Marinoni Special

Interesting Marinoni came up in London a couple hours away from the center of the universe in Toronto. My friend happened to be going by yesterday and picked it up for me and dropped it off. The...
05-11-22, 05:05 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 228
Posted By nlerner

Nice job on the mise-en-scene!

Nice job on the mise-en-scene!
05-11-22, 01:41 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 228
Posted By Andy_K

Those are two beautiful bikes. Also, I don't...

Those are two beautiful bikes. Also, I don't think there's a spot in my house as clean and organized as what you're showing in this picture -- certainly none of the spots containing bikes or bike...
05-08-22, 02:58 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,077
Posted By 67Carlton

A brief Mothers’ Day Sunday update on my project...

A brief Mothers’ Day Sunday update on my project for those that are interested. I've made some good progress on the build, with what I consider to be justifiable delays owing to the birth of our...
05-06-22, 09:23 AM
Replies: 715
Views: 28,881
Posted By Gary12000

I did look at your post in detail, impressive...

I did look at your post in detail, impressive that the owner was pulling that hard with that gear.
05-05-22, 03:27 PM
Replies: 715
Views: 28,881
Posted By Spaghetti Legs

Kilroy1988 for the win with classy British bike,...

Kilroy1988 for the win with classy British bike, slouch hat and Spitfire pilot shades!
05-05-22, 12:19 PM
Replies: 715
Views: 28,881
Posted By Gary12000

I have that same color International, but in a...

I have that same color International, but in a smaller frame around 57 cm, mine came built and rides fantastic..
05-05-22, 05:19 AM
Replies: 715
Views: 28,881
Posted By merziac

Kilroy1988 That "pal" was none other than...

Kilroy1988

That "pal" was none other than Paul Sadoff of Rock Lobster fame, the man himself, one of the best and still hard at it. He and Brent go way back. ;)

Brent dropped a frame off at my...
05-04-22, 11:14 PM
Replies: 715
Views: 28,881
Posted By gugie

It was great to finally meet you and your lovely...

It was great to finally meet you and your lovely wife! Thanks so much for the box of goodies, I'll put the bits I got to good use.
05-04-22, 09:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 289
Posted By 3alarmer

...if you have this local Motion Industries...

...if you have this local Motion Industries outlet, I would pop out the old bearings and take them over there when they are open. I have done this several times here in Sacramento, when I couldn't...
05-04-22, 03:46 PM
Replies: 3,613
Views: 952,967
Posted By roadcrankr

'71 Gitane Super Corsa

Back in '71, I bought my Gitane new with paper route money. :commute:
With the help of my older brother, we made some prudent upgrades.
Nuovo Record brakeset to replace the Mafac Competition....
05-04-22, 03:39 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 2,952
Posted By nlerner

Hmm, let me see. One is in California. The other...

Hmm, let me see. One is in California. The other is in Montana. One is a single day ride (though I suppose with the Nova, one could get a couple of days of riding in), the other and out-and-back...
05-04-22, 12:06 AM
Replies: 715
Views: 28,881
Posted By Andy_K

Finally back in the friendly confines of...

Finally back in the friendly confines of Beaverton, Oregon, here's my trip report.

I started out from the K house early Thursday morning. Why would anyone choose to take two days to drive all the...
05-03-22, 10:14 PM
Replies: 715
Views: 28,881
Posted By Andy_K

During the Sunday ride Random Tandem was telling...

During the Sunday ride Random Tandem was telling me about some Italian idiom that comes up in situations like this. If I remember correctly, it was something like, "Oh, regazzo!" And that's all...
05-03-22, 09:19 PM
Replies: 715
Views: 28,881
Posted By Classtime

Regarding the "organization", I think we should...

Regarding the "organization", I think we should give them a Covid break. Many of us paid for 2020 coffee, posters, rest stop food, cokes, etc. and it is a bit much to expect them to provide...
05-03-22, 12:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 205
Posted By T-Mar

Campagnolo did offer the top and bottom pressed...

Campagnolo did offer the top and bottom pressed races in a 0.5mm larger diameter, for frames with worn head tubes that had developed loose pressed races.

Edit: Here's the catalogue page. See text...
05-02-22, 02:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 439
Posted By CV-6

Bernard Carré

I bought the frame because it had decent chrome in all the right places. It started life as a shop brand (Abel Borne) and I would have finished it as such if I had some decent photos of the markings...
04-30-22, 11:23 PM
Replies: 715
Views: 28,881
Posted By davester

Had a 20 mile Eroica pre-ride with the BF gang...

Had a 20 mile Eroica pre-ride with the BF gang and friends this morning. A good time was had by all. I didn’t get any great pix but here are a few shots…...
04-28-22, 10:30 PM
Replies: 715
Views: 28,881
Posted By Tomm Willians

I’m pretty sure this isn’t exactly on topic...

I’m pretty sure this isn’t exactly on topic but…….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...
04-26-22, 11:21 PM
Replies: 715
Views: 28,881
Posted By Straightblock

I figured I'd just look for the Super Python...

I figured I'd just look for the Super Python rolling with a Raleigh Pro.
04-26-22, 10:26 PM
Replies: 715
Views: 28,881
Posted By Straightblock

Thanks for the offer. My toolbox is fairly well...

Thanks for the offer. My toolbox is fairly well stocked and I will be bringing plenty with me for last minute adjustments . The crank has Allen head bolts and I'll be carrying an 8mm L-wrench in...
04-25-22, 05:08 PM
Replies: 715
Views: 28,881
Posted By keithdunlop

Santa Rita and Cypress recon

I rode Santa Rita and Cypress on Sunday to see how things looked after some recent light rains we've had along the Central Coast.

Santa Rita: The road is in really fabulous shape and has been...
04-24-22, 08:52 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 7,103
Posted By poprad

What better e-mail to read in the middle of a...

What better e-mail to read in the middle of a frustrating workday than "come by, your frame is back from the chromer?" So I did, and indeed it was. As usual I met some new and interesting folks,...
04-23-22, 02:11 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 502
Posted By ja.cobra

Thanks for all the interest in this. My dad...

Thanks for all the interest in this.
My dad thinks they used Weinmann hubs at one point. On closer examination of photos it looks like they changed the components from time to time. We have a photo...
04-22-22, 01:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 351
Posted By BMC_Kid

Retro-mod Build: Vintage Zullo Meets Modern Campy

I finished the re-build of my Zullo. It started out as an 8 speed SunTour Superbe Pro bike. This was a wonderful build, made with what was considered as one of the best shifting groupos of that era....
04-20-22, 10:38 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 881
Posted By Bad Lag

No, this drive would propel you forward using our...

No, this drive would propel you forward using our normal clockwise pedaling motion (as viewed from the drive side, of course).
04-18-22, 04:37 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 906
Posted By Big Block

and either 3.17 or 2.38 to indicate the...

and either 3.17 or 2.38 to indicate the designated chain width for that version.
04-18-22, 01:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 431
Posted By rccardr

Check out late 80's Schwinn Voyageurs. They come...

Check out late 80's Schwinn Voyageurs. They come with 27" wheels, so conversion to 650B gives you room for 44's, easy. Semi-vertical rear dropouts.
Gugie did this conversion for me about five...
04-17-22, 03:44 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 906
Posted By John E

It was a 4-speed version, but I plead guilty to...

It was a 4-speed version, but I plead guilty to applying it to a 1/8" chain and correspondingly wider-spaced cog block. (This was very common on the 3-speed-to-hybrid conversions. I saw 1/8" chains...
04-09-22, 07:34 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,209
Posted By noobinsf

Getting there… I may have an issue with the front...

Getting there… I may have an issue with the front derailleur clearing the seat tube in the small chainring, but we’ll see.

...
04-09-22, 06:19 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 906
Posted By Wildwood

Kilroy1988 - I know a true Classic when I see...

Kilroy1988 - I know a true Classic when I see one.
And you have done so many so classically.

Bravo, or better - totally chuffed. :lol:
04-09-22, 11:03 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 906
Posted By Ged117

Hi Gregory! What a name for a bicycle too - and...

Hi Gregory! What a name for a bicycle too - and it looks fantastic. The commitment on your part to the originality of the Carlton (and the other machines in your care!) is impressive. I am inspired...
04-07-22, 05:22 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 906
Posted By John E

May you never break a shift cable! I know the TdF...

May you never break a shift cable! I know the TdF is original/authentic, but having owned its Cyclo/Benelux clone, I simply cannot trust them. As one biased Carlton owner to another, the bike does...
03-25-22, 07:29 PM
Replies: 931
Views: 293,760
Posted By Andy Antipas

Grand Record 650b conversion

Here is my artistic spin and build circa 1973 Moto Grand Record). gugie did the frame modifications, braze-ons, and front rack. I built the wheels and bike. Plus, I added the painted lugs, lug...
03-24-22, 11:50 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,327
Posted By Spellscape

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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03-24-22, 11:12 AM
Replies: 715
Views: 28,881
Posted By gugie

Great! Hope to finally meet in person. We're...

Great! Hope to finally meet in person. We're thinking of a counter programming dinner Saturday night at the Palazzo (AirBnB we've rented in Cambria).
03-24-22, 01:00 AM
Replies: 715
Views: 28,881
Posted By cyclic_eric

Yes of course. The Nova Eroica ride is on...

Yes of course. The Nova Eroica ride is on Saturday 4/30.
03-09-22, 03:53 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,330
Posted By curbtender

The area of Canyon is an off the charts beautiful...

The area of Canyon is an off the charts beautiful redwood grove. We get to ride many other trails and in some cases get our own. I read that article about the ridge trail from Fernandez ranch, which...
02-25-22, 01:18 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 492
Posted By OTS

1951-52 Sun Manxman road bike

This my 1951-52 Sun Manxman. This frame/fork is no stranger to the forums. It was first offered for sale by redcaymatt in October of 2015. I inquired about it then, and it was eventually purchased by...
02-23-22, 09:59 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 43,722
Posted By macstuff

I got this one in a parts trade in Tucson Arizona...

I got this one in a parts trade in Tucson Arizona last year. No further provenance.
As found...
...
02-23-22, 08:54 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,470
Posted By cudak888

I read the listing and looked at the feedback...

I read the listing and looked at the feedback both received and given.

Based on some - not all - of the replies here, it looks as if some did not read past the headline. The seller has exactly two...
02-23-22, 08:42 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 43,722
Posted By macstuff

An actual Club bike from the days of Club bikes ...

An actual Club bike from the days of Club bikes
Club bikes and their owners were driven by sport. Namely, the fairly new at the time, Tour de France.

1938 Armstrong Moth Sport
OG Chro-Mo frame,...
02-22-22, 09:28 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 596
Posted By obrentharris

I anguished over bidding on this one, even had it...

I anguished over bidding on this one, even had it in my watch list.
I'm really glad you got it!
Brent
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