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Forum: Classic & Vintage 03-09-09, 06:53 PM
Replies: 225
Views: 36,949
Posted By drpaauwe
I'd say deciding on spray vs powdercoat depends...

I'd say deciding on spray vs powdercoat depends on how she'll ride and... how serious is the relationship? lol.

Every bike i've built up, refinished, resprayed, refurbished for a girl (including...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 03-03-09, 12:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 393
Posted By drpaauwe
at the risk of reviving an old thread for no...

at the risk of reviving an old thread for no reason, what is the serial number on your BJ?

I got mine used a year or so ago, and the serial is #20602 and I'm trying to date it.
Forum: Commuting 03-02-09, 07:30 PM
Replies: 494
Views: 108,445
Posted By drpaauwe
Very anachronistic. I love it.

Very anachronistic. I love it.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 11-14-08, 12:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 495
Posted By drpaauwe
wow. I had no idea they were worth that much. I...

wow. I had no idea they were worth that much. I had found a Nervar crank on ebay a year or so ago for really cheap with the same chainring pattern as yours but the arms looked like a Nervar "Star"...
Forum: Road Cycling 11-13-08, 06:38 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 2,694
Posted By drpaauwe
Beryllium is surreal.

Beryllium is surreal.
Forum: Touring 11-13-08, 05:23 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 717
Posted By drpaauwe
Yeah, this is what is commonly known as "BS" The...

Yeah, this is what is commonly known as "BS" The sole reason for compact frames is for manufacturers to save some material and spec a lower frame weight for gram counters. Why not take it to the...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 11-12-08, 02:28 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 10,853
Posted By drpaauwe
How about "Ficke'd Gear" which would be "f*cked...

How about "Ficke'd Gear" which would be "f*cked gear"

It's deutsche, and it alliterates.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 11-12-08, 01:32 PM
Replies: 403
Views: 21,166
Posted By drpaauwe
Winner!

Winner!
Forum: Classic & Vintage 11-11-08, 03:36 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 10,853
Posted By drpaauwe
Yeah, like sciencemonster said. Use clamp on DT...

Yeah, like sciencemonster said. Use clamp on DT shifters. Or use bar-end or integrated shifters. A clamp on front derailler should still work fine too, right? As long as it's structurally sound,...
Forum: Touring 11-07-08, 05:29 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,860
Posted By drpaauwe
i'm right there with you. I don't use or like...

i'm right there with you. I don't use or like most of the stuff I have. I am a part time college student and full time employee, with wife and 9 month old boy. Free time to watch tv or *gasp* a...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 11-03-08, 10:23 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 595
Posted By drpaauwe
i have the exact same crank with the 51 in a...

i have the exact same crank with the 51 in a square and BF member "guygadois" told me they were definitely Athena. I dont know anything about Campy myself.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 11-02-08, 07:59 AM
Replies: 1,664
Views: 68,809
Posted By drpaauwe
i need a road fork. 1" threaded steerer...

i need a road fork.

1" threaded steerer 8.25" long or maybe a little longer. 700c. preferably steel. I was going to buy a cheapo pyramid or dimension chromed fork for 27" wheel but they are not...
Forum: Commuting 11-01-08, 12:34 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 801
Posted By drpaauwe
oh my. that's some nasty stuff. okay, I do not...

oh my. that's some nasty stuff. okay, I do not feel bad about my route anymore. No grey water spray, no rendering plants, no feed lots.
Forum: Road Cycling 10-31-08, 02:30 PM
Replies: 783
Views: 99,154
Posted By drpaauwe
Well, all of my photos have sort of a haziness....

Well, all of my photos have sort of a haziness. I'm no photoshop wizard or anything. Taken with a digital video cam also.

I can not wait to go back to Germany.

Augsburg:...
Forum: Road Cycling 10-31-08, 01:30 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 641
Posted By drpaauwe
who needs shoes? 3 words: surgically implanted...

who needs shoes? 3 words: surgically implanted cleats
Forum: Road Cycling 10-31-08, 01:25 PM
Replies: 200
Views: 7,504
Posted By drpaauwe
Just buy used books.

Just buy used books.
Forum: Road Cycling 10-31-08, 01:07 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 770
Posted By drpaauwe
Or a really big neighborhood. When I was...

Or a really big neighborhood.

When I was about 15 a friend and I rode about a century when we had planned to only ride about 50 miles. I got home a little later than my parents expected me. They...
Forum: Commuting 10-31-08, 12:53 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 801
Posted By drpaauwe
Stinkiest Commute?

I try to ride at least half my trips to school and work in any given week. They are in opposite directions from my house, which is nice if I'm going from school to work or vice versa because I can...
Forum: Road Cycling 10-31-08, 11:05 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,050
Posted By drpaauwe
somehow these have been skipped: Johnny Cycles ...

somehow these have been skipped:
Johnny Cycles
ANT
Sycip

I hope steel makes a comeback, but I fear it will stay high end. Plastic and aluminum are so much cheaper than steel.
Forum: Commuting 10-30-08, 07:06 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 695
Posted By drpaauwe
You mean like a bouncy-seat, burp cloths ( Pro...

You mean like a bouncy-seat, burp cloths ( Pro Tip: use dish towels as a handy substitute. place them in strategic locations around the house), size 1 and 2 diapers, novelty onesies.... wait, you...
Forum: Commuting 10-30-08, 06:58 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 695
Posted By drpaauwe
during our summers, the blood is really almost...

during our summers, the blood is really almost more of a pinkish steam that sort of wafts through our circulatory system. My boss was saying he couldn't wait for spring once it got below 80.

Even...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 10-30-08, 06:49 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 3,676
Posted By drpaauwe
yes plz!

yes plz!
Forum: Road Cycling 10-28-08, 09:52 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 932
Posted By drpaauwe
since you can't get a Sachs for now, I say Dave...

since you can't get a Sachs for now, I say Dave Bohm / Bohemian
or, i've also heard Bilenky is very reasonable.
Forum: Road Cycling 10-28-08, 09:39 PM
Replies: 261
Views: 12,649
Posted By drpaauwe
*smack forehead* ohyeah... HATE ON!

*smack forehead* ohyeah...

HATE ON!
Forum: Road Cycling 10-28-08, 08:53 PM
Replies: 261
Views: 12,649
Posted By drpaauwe
If these posts are so obvious, then how are they...

If these posts are so obvious, then how are they "insidious?" The emperor's got no clothes on, so don't act like you're being tricked into thinking he's wearing the latest fashion. I still don't get...
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