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Forum: Road Cycling 09-06-15, 06:32 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 760
Posted By tom25
A friend and I, got in our first century ride....

A friend and I, got in our first century ride. Troy OH. To Milford OH. Via the bike paths. We averaged 14.5 mi/hr. It was hot we each drank 6 24oz water bottles, and 3 24oz gatorades. Food was pp&j,...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-20-15, 05:38 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 622
Posted By tom25
I agree with this! I wouldn't worry about staying...

I agree with this! I wouldn't worry about staying vintage with the saddle. Comfort is the important thing. Try the Turbo, they were popular, and look good. I'm riding a modern Forte Pro XFR now, That...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-19-15, 03:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 622
Posted By tom25
Nice bike! A drive side picture wound help us...

Nice bike! A drive side picture wound help us identify the group set. I see you have the excellent copper anodized Araya rims. The same ones were stock on the early Centurion Iron man. It looks like...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-21-15, 03:25 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,563
Posted By tom25
The owner was a life long bachelor. And The rest...

The owner was a life long bachelor. And The rest of the family I know some of them well. They are in good shape, otherwise I would sell one of them for them.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-21-15, 11:38 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,563
Posted By tom25
The P-13 washed!

Mobile Uploads by Tomiller25 | Photobucket (http://s284.photobucket.com/user/Tomiller25/library/Mobile%20Uploads)
The P-13 on some loaner Wheels from the centurion. after the first once over with...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-21-15, 09:20 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,563
Posted By tom25
I was just having fun. I'm a CA native myself,...

I was just having fun. I'm a CA native myself, and always willing to visit San Diego
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-21-15, 09:08 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,563
Posted By tom25
I'll likley have to let some of them go. I'm...

I'll likley have to let some of them go. I'm thinking a NR ebay auction $.99 start price. i just want them to end up with some one who will fix them up. The Western Flyer is a Sweet Little bike...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-21-15, 09:01 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,563
Posted By tom25
I would happily bring them to you for a couple of...

I would happily bring them to you for a couple of plane tickets to San Diego! Heck I might bring you a Paramount for a 5 day Tuna fishing trip on the Exel!
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-21-15, 08:51 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,563
Posted By tom25
The owner was a big man, 6'3"ish. He must have...

The owner was a big man, 6'3"ish. He must have liked light Blue!
luckily I am 6"1"
I peeled a sticker with just a hair dryer Sports tourer it is. The other one is identical.
This job is bigger...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-21-15, 08:22 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,563
Posted By tom25
Mobile Uploads by Tomiller25 | Photobucket...

Mobile Uploads by Tomiller25 | Photobucket (http://s284.photobucket.com/user/Tomiller25/library/Mobile%20Uploads)
photo upload attempt.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-21-15, 08:04 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,563
Posted By tom25
Thanks I want to do this right. I think the other...

Thanks I want to do this right. I think the other two bikes are sports tourers.
pictures will be up soon.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-21-15, 04:49 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,563
Posted By tom25
I have before pictures. Any one know a better way...

I have before pictures. Any one know a better way to remove red reflective tape than a hair dryer?
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-20-15, 09:27 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,563
Posted By tom25
Feeling guilty, 2 Paramounts and some other filet brazed junk for $50

Went to an estate auction today, I knew the man had an old Schwinn from a conversation with him, a year or so before his passing. He was a well known pack rat. I discovered a very dirty paramount...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-20-15, 08:39 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 764
Posted By tom25
Gorgeous bike!

Gorgeous bike!
Forum: Road Cycling 03-03-15, 02:52 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 2,978
Posted By tom25
That's a bit excessive. "IMHO" It comes down...

That's a bit excessive. "IMHO"
It comes down to what's your time worth. I find them less trouble than advertised, to mount. You tube will show you how, and trust me they wont fall off.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 01-22-15, 12:44 PM
Replies: 2,729
Views: 204,365
Posted By tom25
Ride them both! You will find one you love a...

Ride them both! You will find one you love a little more in time. I can't speak to the carbon Trek, but my steel Trek 660 take's a distant back seat to my Iron Man. I can't tell you what makes it...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 09-17-14, 02:03 PM
Replies: 2,729
Views: 204,365
Posted By tom25
I have an 85 just like the frame pictured. It is...

I have an 85 just like the frame pictured. It is a Joy to ride! I've been riding my CAAD10 more as of late, but rode the Ironman over lunch today. And after just a few peddle strokes I was thinking...
Forum: Road Cycling 08-17-14, 02:31 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,224
Posted By tom25
This is me. I came out of the winter fairly fit,...

This is me. I came out of the winter fairly fit, cardio wise, (spinning class two nights a week, plus trainer time at home.) I live in western Ohio, its mostly flat with a few short steep hills. I...
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 07-17-14, 12:25 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,123
Posted By tom25
I have had great results with the conti grand...

I have had great results with the conti grand prix in 25mm. They are less expensive than the GP4000s but are a very nice tire for $35.
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 07-17-14, 12:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,015
Posted By tom25
CAAD 10 rider here, 218ish as high as 240. Never...

CAAD 10 rider here, 218ish as high as 240. Never had a problem or felt insecure. They are great bikes, you will love it!
Forum: Road Cycling 07-02-14, 06:31 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,817
Posted By tom25
Turds float.

Turds float.
Forum: Road Cycling 07-02-14, 06:17 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,817
Posted By tom25
Is Microshift in decline?

?????
I suppose someone needed to ask the tough question.:deadhorse:
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-29-14, 05:31 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 285
Posted By tom25
Nice Bike, great price!

Nice Bike, great price!
Forum: Road Cycling 06-27-14, 05:35 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,583
Posted By tom25
Congtats! You made a Great choice!

Congtats! You made a Great choice!
Forum: Road Cycling 06-26-14, 05:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,078
Posted By tom25
I run the A070 shifters on my trek 660, and they...

I run the A070 shifters on my trek 660, and they work real nice with 7speed tri color. Shifting from the drops is difficult though.

With your budget I would go with a new ten speed Tiagra group...
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