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Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 04-30-12, 03:03 PM
Replies: 31
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Posted By longjohns
dont get rid of the caad9! you will regret it...

dont get rid of the caad9! you will regret it dearly. you should just get an se draft or something like that and keep both.
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 04-23-12, 02:46 PM
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Views: 450,131
Posted By longjohns
this whole bike is amazing!

this whole bike is amazing!
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 04-23-12, 02:44 PM
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Views: 450,131
Posted By longjohns
yeah once i saw it i emailed him. he said i was...

yeah once i saw it i emailed him. he said i was the first! lol. i picked the bike up in queens. more like brooklyn but considered queens
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 04-21-12, 09:05 PM
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Views: 450,131
Posted By longjohns
everything looks small compared to your bike! ...

everything looks small compared to your bike!

edit: heres what she looked like when i picked her up.

http://i1238.photobucket.com/albums/ff492/longjohns1/paramountpdg.jpg
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 04-21-12, 07:34 PM
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Views: 450,131
Posted By longjohns
picked this up from a fellow forum member and...

picked this up from a fellow forum member and changed it up a little bit. all i need to do is get shorter cranks and it will be perfect.
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Forum: Classic & Vintage 04-20-12, 06:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,811
Posted By longjohns
just the candy blue color. the red splatter...

just the candy blue color. the red splatter would have been AMAZING.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 04-20-12, 04:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,811
Posted By longjohns
Thats mine! So im the guy who picked it up off...

Thats mine! So im the guy who picked it up off runningDoc. The bike rides great! I changed a bun ch of stuff since picking it up and did a 35 miler on it today. The seatpost is the wrong size so...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 01-07-12, 03:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 536
Posted By longjohns
i figured. thanks!

i figured. thanks!
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 01-07-12, 02:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 536
Posted By longjohns
gran compe / formula hub question

so i bought a wheelset with gran compe hubs and the rear needs a new axle. it is really hard to find gran compe replacement parts and formula stuff is pretty common so i was wondering if the formula...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 11-02-11, 07:44 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 256
Posted By longjohns
Merckx Corsa Extra bb question

so i recently picked up a merckx and the cranks are too long for me. i want to go to 165's but it seems hard to find. i found sugino rd2's which are marketed as single speed cranks that you can use...
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 10-29-11, 01:17 PM
Replies: 3,142
Views: 178,317
Posted By longjohns
awesome. im really looking forward to getting a...

awesome. im really looking forward to getting a geared bike. ive done over 40 miles on my bike with no comfort issues but i think its probably because i dont know what real comfort is...lol.
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 10-29-11, 01:06 PM
Replies: 3,142
Views: 178,317
Posted By longjohns
thanks. im gonna take a look at it on tuesday. ...

thanks. im gonna take a look at it on tuesday. im so used to riding my bike i dont even know what to expect from it.
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 10-29-11, 12:36 PM
Replies: 3,142
Views: 178,317
Posted By longjohns
the bike im looking at is actually an early 90's...

the bike im looking at is actually an early 90's merckx corsa extra with their century geometry. ill try and find a geo chart for it.

edit:...
Forum: Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area 10-29-11, 10:56 AM
Replies: 3,142
Views: 178,317
Posted By longjohns
Dear Carleton, I'm thinking of picking up a...

Dear Carleton,

I'm thinking of picking up a used road bike to go on longer rides. The one i'm looking at has the same top tube length (54cm C-C) but different seat tube lengths (my bike:53 C-T vs...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 10-22-11, 08:14 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,412
Posted By longjohns
what do you mean matching parts? all njs?

what do you mean matching parts? all njs?
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 10-20-11, 12:46 PM
Replies: 11,193
Views: 1,063,107
Posted By longjohns
i think it looks great! but if you do repaint...

i think it looks great! but if you do repaint please no rattle can!
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 10-18-11, 09:04 PM
Replies: 28,352
Views: 661,316
Posted By longjohns
yup evo SC's. the tape is fizik. the tires are...

yup evo SC's. the tape is fizik. the tires are like BUTTER but i have to pick glass out of them after every ride which is pretty lame.
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 10-18-11, 08:42 PM
Replies: 28,352
Views: 661,316
Posted By longjohns
did a short ride across the bridge today. i love...

did a short ride across the bridge today. i love these tires!

http://i1238.photobucket.com/albums/ff492/longjohns1/newsetup-3.jpg
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 10-18-11, 07:49 PM
Replies: 11,193
Views: 1,063,107
Posted By longjohns
its the same thickness as cloth tape but more...

its the same thickness as cloth tape but more grip. i like.
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 10-18-11, 07:46 PM
Replies: 11,193
Views: 1,063,107
Posted By longjohns
http://i1238.photobucket.com/albums/ff492/longjohn...

http://i1238.photobucket.com/albums/ff492/longjohns1/newsetup-2.jpg
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 10-17-11, 08:50 PM
Replies: 28,352
Views: 661,316
Posted By longjohns
I don't usually get tape for padding. More for...

I don't usually get tape for padding. More for the grip. It had fizik on there before which got slippery when wet but this tape is actually really grippy.
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 10-17-11, 08:24 PM
Replies: 28,352
Views: 661,316
Posted By longjohns
Today I threw some chrome deda tape on my b123's....

Today I threw some chrome deda tape on my b123's. They were a PITA! They were too cushy so I removed the cushion underneathso now it's a really thin plastic tape. Looks pretty good! Also ordered...
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 10-14-11, 04:59 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,686
Posted By longjohns
ive seen a lot of se drafts around and they seem...

ive seen a lot of se drafts around and they seem like decent bikes.
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 10-14-11, 04:47 PM
Replies: 11,193
Views: 1,063,107
Posted By longjohns
love the fastback seat stay! reminds me of the...

love the fastback seat stay! reminds me of the panasonic njs frames.
Forum: Singlespeed & Fixed Gear 10-13-11, 08:32 PM
Replies: 11,193
Views: 1,063,107
Posted By longjohns
crappy iphone pic. felt froggy today. tomorrow...

crappy iphone pic. felt froggy today. tomorrow it goes back to the cinelli setup so i can try for a half century! we will see how that goes...
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