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Forum: Classic and Vintage Bicycles: What's it Worth? Appraisals and Inquiries 07-27-16, 04:36 AM
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Posted By frantik
get the fiori if it fits.. looks like deore xt...

get the fiori if it fits.. looks like deore xt thumbies so probably xt drivetrain too. plus it's lugged and the paint job is pretty cool too, and it is ready to ride. get it
Forum: Classic and Vintage Bicycles: What's it Worth? Appraisals and Inquiries 07-25-16, 05:59 AM
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Posted By frantik
^ holy moly i want that

^ holy moly i want that
Forum: Classic and Vintage Bicycles: What's it Worth? Appraisals and Inquiries 07-22-16, 12:36 AM
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Posted By frantik
60 is fair.. i was going to say 50-100 before i...

60 is fair.. i was going to say 50-100 before i saw the price. You can probably get the shifters to work by spraying wd-40 inside of them and working the levers until they start moving again. usually...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-30-16, 05:33 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 739
Posted By frantik
it actually does slope just ever so slightly...

it actually does slope just ever so slightly downward, but compared to most tandems it looks like a level top tube
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-30-16, 05:31 PM
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Posted By frantik
http://i.imgur.com/HUDx7Sy.jpg ...

http://i.imgur.com/HUDx7Sy.jpg

http://i.imgur.com/hUAZYh0.jpg
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-30-16, 04:47 AM
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Posted By frantik
Finally got to ride with a stoker today.. we did...

Finally got to ride with a stoker today.. we did a lil off-roading too :D I think the 1.75" tires are a bit too small for two people; I would like to try the new Compass Rat Trap Pass tires which...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-28-16, 08:18 AM
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Posted By frantik
the color is sweet. i know a guy who has a single...

the color is sweet. i know a guy who has a single NOS one but it's kind of a tire that needs a match
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-22-16, 08:03 AM
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Posted By frantik
i want those tires

i want those tires
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-11-16, 07:08 PM
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Posted By frantik
looks like fun!

looks like fun!
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-10-16, 05:25 PM
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Posted By frantik
man that looks like fun.. great build

man that looks like fun.. great build
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-10-16, 04:24 PM
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Posted By frantik
hah, yeah, they're not the type of people cute...

hah, yeah, they're not the type of people cute puppies tend to attract though :cry: ;)
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-09-16, 07:20 PM
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Posted By frantik
RobbieTunes that Centurion is looking pretty...

RobbieTunes that Centurion is looking pretty sweet! I wish WSI made a carbon mtb around that time.. here's my latest vintage carbon.. 1990 Trek 8900 Composite

http://i.imgur.com/BuJQoMB.jpg
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Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-09-16, 06:49 PM
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Posted By frantik
what did you do to the blue lugs? it looks like...

what did you do to the blue lugs? it looks like they were anodized?
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-09-16, 06:32 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 739
Posted By frantik
Thanks for checking :)

Thanks for checking :)
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-09-16, 03:49 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 739
Posted By frantik
You can ride a mountain tandem wherever you want!...

You can ride a mountain tandem wherever you want! I will mostly ride this one on the street but there are some trails around as well that I want to take it on. Probably not super technical single...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-08-16, 11:38 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 739
Posted By frantik
Made a few changes to the tandem.. wider bars,...

Made a few changes to the tandem.. wider bars, replaced the mismatched wheelset and tires, slapped some new (reproduction) saddles on there too! Man this thing is a beast! With the slick tires I was...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-01-16, 06:19 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 7,645
Posted By frantik
yeah I looked up those cranks seypat .. they are...

yeah I looked up those cranks seypat .. they are the wrong color blue and don't match the build.. I'd like some Cook Bros e-type cranks in turquoise but the Deore XT ones on there are fine for now.
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Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-01-16, 04:08 PM
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Posted By frantik
yeah i don't think I will go the dirt drop...

yeah i don't think I will go the dirt drop route.. right now I'm planning on swapping in a wider riser bar and also ditching the faded stem
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-01-16, 04:07 PM
Replies: 54
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Posted By frantik
hmm.. everyone else has had nothing but good...

hmm.. everyone else has had nothing but good things to say about the tires... i may try some skinwall smoke/darts on there sometime.. i have a brand new reproduction skinwall dart, need a smoke still...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-01-16, 02:18 PM
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Posted By frantik
sure :) * 1993 Diamondback Racing Axis Team...

sure :)

* 1993 Diamondback Racing Axis Team Titanium frame made by Sandvik
* Manitou 3 fork with alloy steer tube, elastomers replaced with springs and oil dampener
* Chris King headset...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-01-16, 02:16 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 7,645
Posted By frantik
People have asked me for the specs/build list, so...

People have asked me for the specs/build list, so here you go :)

* 1993 Diamondback Racing Axis Team Titanium frame made by Sandvik
* Manitou 3 fork with alloy steer tube, elastomers replaced...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-01-16, 01:43 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 739
Posted By frantik
as I mentioned up thread, i didn't notice any...

as I mentioned up thread, i didn't notice any difference with braking compared to regular cantis/ubrakes, but the brakes also need to be adjusted. Vbrakes can lock up a front wheel and have poorer...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-01-16, 01:10 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 739
Posted By frantik
haha yeah my buddy has a late 80s black chrome...

haha yeah my buddy has a late 80s black chrome Sierra with the same stem too. i honestly will probably swap out the stem and the captain's bars too. The faded stem doesn't really match anything else
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-01-16, 12:50 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 739
Posted By frantik
it's 21/19.. all of the Skyliners came with 19"...

it's 21/19.. all of the Skyliners came with 19" for the stoker position (though i'm sure Tom would do a custom smaller stoker size if asked.)

Alas I currently have nobody to regularly fill the...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-01-16, 05:53 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 739
Posted By frantik
yeah i heard it all before about the brakes, but...

yeah i heard it all before about the brakes, but honestly I couldn't even tell the difference as far as braking power. I think I set them up with new pads and adjust all the cables and see if there...
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