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Forum: Commuting 10-14-09, 09:00 AM
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Posted By metalchef87
55 and dry on the way in this morning....the...

55 and dry on the way in this morning....the temperature dropped by 11 degrees and it rained on my way home.

I didn't wear gloves or ear coverings...so my hands were cold both times, but on the...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 10-14-09, 04:52 AM
Replies: 15,327
Views: 4,794,079
Posted By metalchef87
It won't budge! Sometime, probably Saturday...I...

It won't budge! Sometime, probably Saturday...I am going to remove the BB and shoot some PB blaster through the BB up the ST...hopefully that will take care of it, it is my daily commuter, and I...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 10-13-09, 08:30 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,302
Posted By metalchef87
Oh...my bad I haven't seen this topic thus...

Oh...my bad I haven't seen this topic thus far...but I haven't really searched either...

can we delete the thread if it is a big deal?
Forum: Classic & Vintage 10-13-09, 08:19 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,302
Posted By metalchef87
Touch up painting your oldie but goldie

Just curious, how many of us care enough to touch up the paint on our beauties...and what method do you prefer? I plan on going to get some nail polish tomorrow...or soon enough...to patch up the...
Forum: Commuting 10-13-09, 08:10 PM
Replies: 7,649
Views: 196,433
Posted By metalchef87
Misty

Misty
Forum: Classic & Vintage 10-13-09, 08:06 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,153
Posted By metalchef87
^Will do!

^Will do!
Forum: Classic & Vintage 10-13-09, 07:04 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,153
Posted By metalchef87
I ordered a set of sks chromoplastic...

I ordered a set of sks chromoplastic fenders...sold my old ones for 20...got these for 27...so 7 bucks all in all! Should be here by next Wed. Thanks so much for all the advice guys.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 10-13-09, 07:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 432
Posted By metalchef87
Well I ordered my fenders!!! 27 bucks...sold my...

Well I ordered my fenders!!! 27 bucks...sold my old ones for 20...all in all 7 bucks aint bad ;)

I didn't know about Niagracycle...*shrug* thanks though
Forum: Classic & Vintage 10-13-09, 06:57 PM
Replies: 15,327
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Posted By metalchef87
No I need an unstuck seatpost!

No I need an unstuck seatpost!
Forum: Classic & Vintage 10-13-09, 06:55 PM
Replies: 11,751
Views: 1,878,525
Posted By metalchef87
:thumb: Nice!!!!

:thumb: Nice!!!!
Forum: Classic & Vintage 10-13-09, 05:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 432
Posted By metalchef87
Anyone Used BikeSomeWhere.com?

Just wondering if anyone has ordered from the company BikeSomeWhere.com? They have a set of sks fenders for 20 dollars less than anyone else...I just want to make sure it isn't a scam site and that...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 10-13-09, 04:47 PM
Replies: 11,751
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Posted By metalchef87
http://i433.photobucket.com/albums/qq60/metalchef8...

http://i433.photobucket.com/albums/qq60/metalchef87/bike1001.jpg

89 Nishiki Custom Sport--My Father-in-Law gave it to me for free. Will hopefully have some updated pictures in the other picture...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 10-13-09, 04:45 PM
Replies: 15,327
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Posted By metalchef87
In need of tan bar tape, same color as my...

In need of tan bar tape, same color as my saddle-see attached pic

Also if anyone has a spare set of 35mm fenders...I'm in the market

I have a small assortment of things...
...
Forum: Commuting 10-13-09, 03:33 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 10,120
Posted By metalchef87
Headlight-P7 Taillight-Cateye TD 1100 The...

Headlight-P7
Taillight-Cateye TD 1100

The P7 is bright enough to light up the darkest of streets :P I like the TD 1100 because it is super bright (for the price) and I have had the same...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 10-13-09, 03:26 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,153
Posted By metalchef87
Thanks for all the advice...now if I can find...

Thanks for all the advice...now if I can find 39.00 dollars laying around...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 10-13-09, 02:19 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,153
Posted By metalchef87
DOH! I am stupid or something! I do have...

DOH! I am stupid or something! I do have eyelets...I don't have braze-ons...my bad.

Anyway now my main concern is clearance...I really do believe that the example on the Eddy Merckx above will...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 10-13-09, 01:26 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,153
Posted By metalchef87
^^^That is very interesting! I may have to go...

^^^That is very interesting! I may have to go with that...though I did measure and I believe that the 35mm set may work...I may just barely have enough clearance...I guess I can go to a shop and see...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 10-13-09, 11:48 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,153
Posted By metalchef87
You can make anything stay with enough zip ties :P

You can make anything stay with enough zip ties :P
Forum: Classic & Vintage 10-13-09, 10:34 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,153
Posted By metalchef87
What about these? ...

What about these? http://velo-orange.com/vo52posmfe.html I could probably rig em with zip ties to stay...I am more concerned about the clearance issue...
Forum: Commuting 10-13-09, 10:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 302
Posted By metalchef87
I have dia compe brakes...not sure if they would...

I have dia compe brakes...not sure if they would reach the 700c wheels...

As far as the steel problem...my rear wheel is Aluminum...my front is still steel, but I will replace eventually if I have...
Forum: Commuting 10-13-09, 10:01 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 302
Posted By metalchef87
Fender Questions

Hi All,

I have recently acquired an 89 Nishiki Custom Sport road bike that I have converted to a single speed and I am using as my daily commuter. I realized a few days back that it does not have...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 10-13-09, 09:51 AM
Replies: 1,589
Views: 351,659
Posted By metalchef87
T-Mar, I mentioned earlier that I had gotten...

T-Mar,

I mentioned earlier that I had gotten a Nishiki Custom Sport and gave the serial number, but I gave you the wrong letter to indicate the year. On a third or fourth look I noticed that the...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 10-13-09, 09:43 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,153
Posted By metalchef87
Your Personal Advice on Fenders...

So I am using my 89 Nishiki as my daily commuter and I want (kinda feel like I need) to get fenders for it before the bad weather comes, but I am running into a couple of dilemmas. First of all the...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 10-12-09, 05:55 PM
Replies: 887
Views: 124,936
Posted By metalchef87
Need 35mm full length fenders... Have tubes,...

Need 35mm full length fenders...

Have tubes, 45mm planet bike fenders (silver), shimano 600 rear and front derailleur, other random stuff...pm me
Forum: Classic & Vintage 10-12-09, 05:39 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,127
Posted By metalchef87
I have tried the Sheldon Brown tips thank you. ...

I have tried the Sheldon Brown tips thank you. And I have searched and searched and searched the forum, but that does not mean you will find the answer that you need. Before you make assumptions...
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