Cycling and bicycle discussion forums. 
   Click here to join our community Log in to access your Control Panel  


Go Back   >

Showing results 1 to 19 of 19
Search took 1.02 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: kentileguy
Forum: Classic & Vintage 09-04-10, 08:05 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 14,149
Posted By kentileguy
Whatever I can find in my garage. I want to make...

Whatever I can find in my garage. I want to make it as black as possible. So far I've dug up some Ritchey compact cranks, Tektro cantis, CK headset, Ritchey seatpost & Origin8 mustache bars. I'd love...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 09-04-10, 07:36 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 14,149
Posted By kentileguy
What a coincidence, just picked up my Xo-1 from...

What a coincidence, just picked up my Xo-1 from the powdercoater yesterday. Hope to have it ready for the Chicago C&V ride
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-11-10, 04:57 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 272
Posted By kentileguy
Shimano 9sp barend shifters rebuildable?

I have a set of 9sp Shimano barend shifters with issues. While in index mode, the rear shifter skips through the middle three gears. It feels like the notches (or whatever is inside there) are broken...
Forum: Classic and Vintage Bicycles: What's it Worth? Appraisals and Inquiries 07-04-10, 03:26 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 13,175
Posted By kentileguy
Kind of what I was thinking. I recently paid less...

Kind of what I was thinking. I recently paid less than half that for a Trek 910 with Columbus tubing. It was a mess when I got it,but it cleaned up real nice. No matter how much I clean that old...
Forum: Classic and Vintage Bicycles: What's it Worth? Appraisals and Inquiries 07-04-10, 01:51 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 13,175
Posted By kentileguy
NOS Nishiki International worth $400?

I have an opportunity to purchase a NIB 1981ish Nishiki International for $400. Didn't get a chance to look at it too closely, but what I did see is:
Tange lugged frame-bronze color with outlined...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-02-10, 11:35 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 417
Posted By kentileguy
"I suspect it is a '79 model 914, not a "915"."...

"I suspect it is a '79 model 914, not a "915"."
Good catch!According to the vintage Trek website http://www.vintage-trek.com/index.htm, it is a 1979 910 frame with a 1980 005 build kit, serial #...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-02-10, 08:28 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 417
Posted By kentileguy
My new 1980 Trek 915

Found this on Madison WI Craigslist. Drove up to Waterloo to pick it up last week. According to the serial # it is a 1980 model 915. The sport -touring model with Colombus SL tubing. What sets it...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-31-10, 05:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,692
Posted By kentileguy
I owned its twin for about a year.I rode it until...

I owned its twin for about a year.I rode it until the helicomatic hub self destructed, then sold it for a nice profit. Still regret selling that one
Forum: Classic and Vintage Bicycles: What's it Worth? Appraisals and Inquiries 01-20-10, 03:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,679
Posted By kentileguy
Sold one last summer on ebay for about $500 in...

Sold one last summer on ebay for about $500 in excellent condition with new tires, tubes & cables. If I was 1/2" taller I would still have it- great bike.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 01-11-10, 03:37 PM
Replies: 15,327
Views: 4,793,091
Posted By kentileguy
Have 1993 Bridgestone XO- 1 52 cm orange ...

Have
1993 Bridgestone XO- 1 52 cm orange


Want
Bridgestone XO-1 55cm,RB-T 56cm, Trek 720 22 1/2",Miyata 1000.....

I know this is a long shot, but it can't hurt to try. My too small XO-1 is...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 01-09-10, 07:11 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 776
Posted By kentileguy
Is it a U shaped metal frame with a loop that...

Is it a U shaped metal frame with a loop that fits under the stem & over the bars? if so I may have one at my shop, I can check & get back to you later today.
Forum: Road Cycling 12-27-09, 09:45 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 797
Posted By kentileguy
http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item...

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=390112018545&ssPageName=STRK:MEWAX:IT

put about 1000 miles on these so far so good
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-14-09, 07:54 PM
Replies: 15,327
Views: 4,793,091
Posted By kentileguy
HAVE: 58cm raliegh kodiak complete or frameset...

HAVE: 58cm raliegh kodiak complete or frameset only, 19" trek 620 frameset both in good condition, minor scratches, no dents dings or rust

WANT 55/56 cm touring frameset
Forum: Touring Bikes and Gear Marketplace 07-12-09, 08:32 PM
Replies: 223
Views: 48,035
Posted By kentileguy
WTT 1984 Trek 620 frameset

Looking to trade a 19" 1984 Trek 620 frameset in good condition ( no dents dings or rust) for similar 22"(56cm)frameset
Forum: Classic & Vintage 01-03-09, 05:12 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 7,139
Posted By kentileguy
I too am the proud owner of the...

I too am the proud owner of the American/Taiwanese/English, Huffy/Raleigh. Mine is a 1985 Kodiak. It is one step down from their top of the line Portage. It is a classic 80s touring bike with relaxed...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 01-01-09, 12:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 788
Posted By kentileguy
WOW! great idea! I've been going back & forth...

WOW! great idea! I've been going back & forth with this because I really don't like the idea of prying that frame apart.I just took a look at my wheel & it looks doable I'll just need a shorter...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 01-01-09, 11:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 788
Posted By kentileguy
Thanks for all your responses. According to the...

Thanks for all your responses. According to the bridgestone specs the xo came with a 117mm spindle, I think its on the short side because the inner ring just clears the chainstay. Like you said Well...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 01-01-09, 07:35 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 788
Posted By kentileguy
Bridgestone XO-1 Questions

Hi all, I recently acquired a 1993 bridgestone xo-1 in bad shape & will be attempting to restore it. I'm sending it to velocoluor for a repaint & have asked them to spread the rear triangle to 135mm....
Forum: Introductions 01-01-09, 07:02 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 201
Posted By kentileguy
The first step is admitting you have a problem...

Hi, I'm Ken & I'm a bikeaholic. I'm a 42 year old out of shape construction worker. After a 20 year layoff I have rediscovered my love for cycling. My goal last spring was to find an old trek in a...
Showing results 1 to 19 of 19

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 02:42 AM.