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Forum: Touring Bikes and Gear Marketplace 01-29-09, 12:13 AM
Replies: 223
Views: 48,094
Posted By maxd
Have a Raleigh Classic 15. Older or vintage...

Have a Raleigh Classic 15. Older or vintage touring bicycle 20+ (1984 or 1985) years old. In great shape for it's age. Reynolds 531 double butted steel. Brooks seat, blackburn racks, bluemels...
Forum: Mountain Biking 12-22-08, 02:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 346
Posted By maxd
i think i need a newer 9 speed chain because the...

i think i need a newer 9 speed chain because the one still on there is for an 8
Forum: Mountain Biking 12-21-08, 10:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 346
Posted By maxd
yea so i just went ahead and did it, no probs,...

yea so i just went ahead and did it, no probs, just have to do a few rear derailleur adjustments, but shifts onto each cog ok, the problem now is having it stay on the cog while pedaling =.:thumb:...
Forum: Mountain Biking 12-21-08, 05:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 346
Posted By maxd
gearing question

anybody in here know off hand iff my rear derailleur shimano RD-M737, will work with a 9 speed cassette? it says 8 SIS on the pulley cage, but i did throw some extra 9 speed deore shifters on the...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 12-17-08, 12:06 AM
Replies: 3,849
Views: 169,193
Posted By maxd
http://sfbay.craigslist.org/pen/bik/958249397.html...

http://sfbay.craigslist.org/pen/bik/958249397.html


check this one out..
Forum: Mountain Biking 12-14-08, 09:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 302
Posted By maxd
Couple of rock shox fork questions--

first one, I just bought a Specialized stumpjumper I think from 95 or 96. The for is a rock shox mag 21, and while it still holds air and is fine, I was wondering where can I order a rebuild kit for...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 12-14-08, 03:25 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 724
Posted By maxd
...........so what are these roll-a-ma-jigs...

...........so what are these roll-a-ma-jigs called specifically?
Forum: Classic & Vintage 12-13-08, 11:27 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,022
Posted By maxd
yea weird, the badge says nottingham england, and...

yea weird, the badge says nottingham england, and the bike has "hand built in England" painted on it too. hmmmm.....its too big for me though...whose interested in some trades maybe????? let me know,...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 12-12-08, 08:37 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,022
Posted By maxd
wh5000696 is what i believe i read. what does...

wh5000696 is what i believe i read. what does this tell you?
Forum: Classic & Vintage 12-12-08, 11:25 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,022
Posted By maxd
this is a UK only model i'm guessing...it's setup...

this is a UK only model i'm guessing...it's setup odd with the brakes. and the previous owner was english....british. can you believe they were gonna throw this out because the original owner just...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 12-12-08, 02:43 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,022
Posted By maxd
the raleigh will be unless my dad speaks up for...

the raleigh will be unless my dad speaks up for it, which isn't sounding like that will happen. but the stumpy is all me.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 12-12-08, 02:42 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,408
Posted By maxd
is there a bike in there somewhere????? :D

is there a bike in there somewhere????? :D
Forum: Classic & Vintage 12-12-08, 02:30 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,022
Posted By maxd
says classic on the top tupe, 531 logos all over,...

says classic on the top tupe, 531 logos all over, i read that this model competed with a dawes galaxy in its day, but i dont know what day that might of been. any ideas? any ideas of what it could be...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 12-12-08, 02:24 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,022
Posted By maxd
It's Def. not a super course. I have one as well,...

It's Def. not a super course. I have one as well, and its not. i've read that page plenty of times too. thanks.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 12-12-08, 01:02 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,022
Posted By maxd
I just got a Raleigh Classic for $50

And in good to very good condition. All 531 tubing and the fork as well. The chrome could be better. But it has the following: Sachs Huret front and rear derailleurs and shifters, 5 spd freewheel,...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 12-03-08, 03:37 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 751
Posted By maxd
cuda, good thing you read my post entirely...

cuda, good thing you read my post entirely because i had mentioned fwiw....for what its worth. just throwing info in there to help. but what were you saying about the seat posts being different sizes...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 12-02-08, 12:30 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 751
Posted By maxd
hey fwiw, i've got a 72 raleigh supercourse that...

hey fwiw, i've got a 72 raleigh supercourse that worked fine with an english thread bb. I used a shimano 68x113, real cheap from the LBS. i think all raleigh after 72 was switched to english thread....
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 11-15-08, 12:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 763
Posted By maxd
does any body have these spare parts lying around...

does any body have these spare parts lying around they could get rid of? i want to keep full dura ace on this bike i just got. (steelman hehehehehehehe)
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 11-14-08, 01:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 763
Posted By maxd
yes.....but i need a 7402 series rear derailleur...

yes.....but i need a 7402 series rear derailleur and downtube shifters for my 8 spd wheelset i just built.
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 11-14-08, 01:46 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 763
Posted By maxd
thanks jeff. i got it. unfortunately the old...

thanks jeff. i got it. unfortunately the old cassette cluster doesnt fit the newer, perhaps 2 years newer dura ace hub. its an 8 SIS, and i bought an 8, 13-26 cassette for it. but the dura ace...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 11-13-08, 06:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 763
Posted By maxd
removing old dura ace 7 spd cassette....

am having trouble, there seems to be a dust cap? it can be turned and has an on/off alignment. any idea what this is and how to remove? dont want to destroy the cassettte. thanks.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 11-13-08, 03:25 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 365
Posted By maxd
thanks!

thanks!
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 11-13-08, 03:21 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 539
Posted By maxd
im running STI on my 1972 raleigh super course...

im running STI on my 1972 raleigh super course with good results......anything can work if you want it to, right?
Forum: Classic & Vintage 11-13-08, 01:02 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 365
Posted By maxd
decals?

where could i find a set of all decals, stickers, badges, etc. for my bronze green 1972 Raleigh Super Course? Ive been riding it a lot since finishing it up, and after all the work, i think i would...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 11-03-08, 11:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 260
Posted By maxd
i want a brooks narrow saddle in natural color.....

i want a brooks narrow saddle in natural color.. that would be nice. how is getting those things broken in? my dad just got one except the fat man style saddle and he hardly rides any more since he...
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