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Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-16-16, 03:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 173
Posted By leunkstar
Another ID this Campagnolo crankset...

Can write an entire introduction on how Campy sucks in having a Japanese or German style of registering stuff but old news. So... cut straight to the chase: which set is this?

E-172.5 94 9/16"x20...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 04-09-13, 03:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 351
Posted By leunkstar
The cable isnt even connected. ;) I ran to...

The cable isnt even connected. ;)

I ran to the shed and afaik nothing is blocking. I'll check again in broad daylight tomorrow.

No adjuster on the clamp. I do have a second one (the shimano...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 04-09-13, 03:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 351
Posted By leunkstar
Front derailleur to far from seat tube? Cant reach inner chain ring

Hello,

my bike, based on a Dedacciai U2 frame, is nearly finished:
https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-B4yS_dJ1dIc/UWR_C4JZT6I/AAAAAAAAHzc/DlrDyCj3Kk0/s669/2013-04-09+18.09.44.jpg
Mostly 6500...
Forum: Commuting 04-09-13, 06:22 AM
Replies: 4,068
Views: 94,502
Posted By leunkstar
The Giant is so heavy, lift off is only 100mph+....

The Giant is so heavy, lift off is only 100mph+. My 0-60 will be hours haha

here the Google Maps view of the situation: http://goo.gl/maps/Nafo7
Forum: Commuting 04-09-13, 06:17 AM
Replies: 4,068
Views: 94,502
Posted By leunkstar
First commute this year with temps above zero...

First commute this year with temps above zero finally!

http://sphotos-a.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-prn1/319968_10151484523058366_1086593709_n.jpg
'96 Giant Trooper (only frame is original) with 3x7...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 03-17-13, 03:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 264
Posted By leunkstar
To answer myself. Could it be a Mavic Crosstrail?...

To answer myself. Could it be a Mavic Crosstrail?
http://www.ebay.com/itm/Mavic-Crosstrail-Alloy-MTB-Front-Wheel-18-Spoke-Rim-Brake-Black-Silver-/370652237700
...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 03-17-13, 03:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 264
Posted By leunkstar
plz Identify interesting 26" 18-spoke mtb-wheel (pics!)

I got this mountainbike front wheel for free. I was thinking to throw it away but something back in my head says it's not the avarage wheel. Could you help identify?
...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 03-08-13, 03:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,053
Posted By leunkstar
Great tips! And... What are ID's and OD's?

Great tips! And... What are ID's and OD's?
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 03-08-13, 03:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,053
Posted By leunkstar
Cool! Thx for all your answers. To answer...

Cool! Thx for all your answers.

To answer the last question; I obtained the Dedacciai U2 frame + 1" Chris King NoThreadSet (gold) + Easton EC90-SL fork together. The former owner rode it like that...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 03-08-13, 07:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,053
Posted By leunkstar
Easton EC90-SL steerer tube seem to shallow for stems? (1" vs 1 1/8")

I'm building a light Dedacciai U2 based bike. The fork I use is an Easton EC90-SL carbon fork. Headset is a Chris King. The stem I want to use is a Deda Quattro.

I did some measurements. The...
Forum: Mountain Biking 10-29-12, 04:06 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,758
Posted By leunkstar
I nearly finished my '96 Giant Boulder alu lite when this '01 Trek 4500 struck me...

In a nutshell; this is an I can't decide topic and although it's strictly personal (hope not) I need you to help me!

My current mountainbike I still can use is my '96 Gary Fisher Aquila. Love the...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 10-05-12, 11:58 AM
Replies: 1,623
Views: 195,109
Posted By leunkstar
@Wouter; what's your experience with selling? I...

@Wouter; what's your experience with selling? I have some vintage bikes I want to sell but always have the impression only cheapskates are crowding MP.

@pullup; nice, really nice!
Forum: Classic & Vintage 10-05-12, 05:13 AM
Replies: 1,623
Views: 195,109
Posted By leunkstar
Welkom, wouter! Mooie verzameling heb je al! ...

Welkom, wouter! Mooie verzameling heb je al!

oh sorry, international forums ;) Welcome and great collection. How do you find the bikes? Marktplaats or something else?
Forum: Commuting 08-10-12, 06:40 AM
Replies: 3,987
Views: 72,775
Posted By leunkstar
https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-T4gvMZLZPAw/UCT...

https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-T4gvMZLZPAw/UCT3sa5KRAI/AAAAAAAAHPQ/2V_O3ag18p4/s720/2012-08-10.jpg

today i did a 14km test drive at my commuting bike to be. A Giant Trooper I converted to a...
Forum: Foo 08-10-12, 06:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 193
Posted By leunkstar
I even conquered the biggest MacGyver in bike...

I even conquered the biggest MacGyver in bike town: the late Sheldon Brown

http://sheldonbrown.com/deakins/handlebars.html

It did not crack! ;)

Only problem is it's counter intuitive when...
Forum: Foo 08-10-12, 06:05 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 193
Posted By leunkstar
There, I fixed it! Temporary mtb-brake on dropbars

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-1raFUzGOqOE/UCT3sQk56rI/AAAAAAAAHPQ/_P546HlQOmM/s720/2012-08-10.jpg

While finishing my commuter bike I wanted to do a test commute (15km) but the brakes were not...
Forum: Commuting 07-27-12, 12:11 PM
Replies: 3,987
Views: 72,775
Posted By leunkstar
blegh... retour commute (the airbase one) was ok,...

blegh... retour commute (the airbase one) was ok, but after soms friday afternoon work beers a bit hard :)
Forum: Commuting 07-27-12, 05:56 AM
Replies: 3,987
Views: 72,775
Posted By leunkstar
http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8157/7655742306_c68e...

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8157/7655742306_c68ea24ca7_c.jpg

I try to commute as much as possible during the work week but when I have to visit clients I go by car. It's a beautiful ride (2x...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-07-12, 11:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 716
Posted By leunkstar
Nice identification! Here some inspiration: ...

Nice identification! Here some inspiration:

'79 PR: http://www.flickr.com/photos/41284201@N05/sets/72157626349809063 and for sale ad: http://www.lfgss.com/thread63192.html
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-07-12, 12:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 716
Posted By leunkstar
As told on the other forum (jazzper); nice find!...

As told on the other forum (jazzper); nice find! If correctly identified probably worth an overhaul. I have a plastic 70/80s headset badge and you can have it.

I owned a green 1977 Koga Miyata...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 06-03-12, 01:35 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,695
Posted By leunkstar
Shimano STI brifters / shifters swap without bar tape change

I need the brifters (STI shifting & braking levers) of my current race bike to reuse for my new bike to be. So big deal; unwrap the bar tape and unmount my old shifters one would say. But... I have a...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 03-26-12, 01:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 187
Posted By leunkstar
will look it up, mrrabiit! My version of the...

will look it up, mrrabiit!

My version of the conti TT 2000 is a 700x40c (42-622), 28" version without the yellow markings.

Im not planning to do a year sabbatical and travel 10.000 km so will...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 03-26-12, 03:07 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 187
Posted By leunkstar
Continental TopTouring 2000 tire orientation confusing sidewall print

I got a pair of NOS Continental TopTouring 2000 tires i'm wanting to use on my commuter bike (a Giant Trooper touring bike with only the frame original and built up with dropbars, sti and xt...
Forum: Road Cycling 08-28-11, 09:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,385
Posted By leunkstar
thx! found those links too, but no original...

thx! found those links too, but no original versions. Perhaps only the Dutch market? We have the Giant EMEA HQ here after all ;)
Forum: Road Cycling 08-28-11, 01:59 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,385
Posted By leunkstar
Strange 6spd gripshift Giant Peloton 7000 info needed

A friend of me showed up at my house with a Giant Peloton 7000.

I started laughing at his frankenbike because at that moment it looked really weird:
End 90's Purple Giant frame (in nice condition...
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