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Forum: Classic & Vintage 03-01-16, 12:55 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,442
Posted By MalcolmsFrejus
Looks like the base plates for Simplex...

Looks like the base plates for Simplex Retrofrictions....
Forum: Classic & Vintage 02-27-15, 04:34 PM
Replies: 15,327
Views: 4,793,326
Posted By MalcolmsFrejus
PM sent on Eclypse.

PM sent on Eclypse.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 02-04-15, 03:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 656
Posted By MalcolmsFrejus
mighty_mess, if those are photos of your Eco and...

mighty_mess, if those are photos of your Eco and the dropout on your bike, it will work.
That is a Huret adapter claw.
Looks like the screw that fits in the back of the dropout is in backwards and...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 11-29-14, 04:38 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,290
Posted By MalcolmsFrejus
Maybe a small point but...... I run an 8 sp...

Maybe a small point but......
I run an 8 sp cassette. Originally with Suntour ratchet/DT and it worked fine. When I got a set of Simplex Retros - it was worlds better and I think it has to do with...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-02-14, 03:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 376
Posted By MalcolmsFrejus
Yep. They'll work fine.

Yep.
They'll work fine.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 02-17-14, 07:47 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,004
Posted By MalcolmsFrejus
Golden Boy, I can't speak to quality of the...

Golden Boy,
I can't speak to quality of the cables but they've lasted more than a season's worth of riding (daily).
They might stretch a bit at first but they are nothing if not durable.
Probably...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 02-16-14, 03:03 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,004
Posted By MalcolmsFrejus
The shift cables that come in the Bell "cable...

The shift cables that come in the Bell "cable tune up kit" sold at Walmart fit Simplex Retros, no problem.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 12-12-13, 09:47 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,859
Posted By MalcolmsFrejus
Frejus?

Frejus?
Forum: Classic & Vintage 12-03-13, 12:16 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,510
Posted By MalcolmsFrejus
"it's probably in the dog's poop!" is what my 9...

"it's probably in the dog's poop!" is what my 9 year old tells us when we're missing something.

She's usually right.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 11-09-13, 10:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 316
Posted By MalcolmsFrejus
For the life of me I can't remember where, but...

For the life of me I can't remember where, but I'm sure I saw a catalog or a tech manual or something similar that stated the brake cables could be routed aero or non-aero on original 8 speed ergos. ...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 09-16-13, 08:18 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 4,546
Posted By MalcolmsFrejus
Retrofrictions will pull across 8 cogs. It's...

Retrofrictions will pull across 8 cogs. It's just that on the lowest cog the right lever is pretty near parallel to the ground.
Still gets my vote for best
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-13-13, 06:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 799
Posted By MalcolmsFrejus
http://www.disraeligears.co.uk/Site/Sachs-Huret_Ne...

http://www.disraeligears.co.uk/Site/Sachs-Huret_New_Success_touring_derailleur.html

Claimed 42.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-10-13, 05:06 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 4,108
Posted By MalcolmsFrejus
Back on track; Bears - twice, same road...

Back on track;
Bears - twice, same road different dates, both maybe 30 yards or less away. Only had time to think 'that's a big friggin' dog...oh, wait". Then they were gone.
Descents - hit 46...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-14-13, 07:50 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,145
Posted By MalcolmsFrejus
Words to live by.......

Words to live by.......
Forum: Classic & Vintage 04-25-13, 06:49 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 2,145
Posted By MalcolmsFrejus
http://www.bulgier.net/pics/bike/Catalogs/cavalera...

http://www.bulgier.net/pics/bike/Catalogs/cavalera85/

01,02,04 and 05 are similar colored bikes with different saddles, etc. Maybe give you an idea? A little flashy but reasonable to gauge...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 02-12-13, 01:32 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 2,823
Posted By MalcolmsFrejus
Trivializing vampire culture? How dare you.

Trivializing vampire culture?

How dare you.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 02-09-13, 12:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 310
Posted By MalcolmsFrejus
There's a little plactic bushing on the springs...

There's a little plactic bushing on the springs where they rest on the arm. You can reverse it - to hold the spring a little farther out from the nub that it rests on, and that will increase the...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 08-25-12, 06:21 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,498
Posted By MalcolmsFrejus
Beautiful. I just went out to the garage and...

Beautiful.

I just went out to the garage and kicked my Sprite.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-07-12, 01:45 PM
Replies: 213
Views: 5,907
Posted By MalcolmsFrejus
Aaron. forgot to say sorry for the misfortune. I...

Aaron. forgot to say sorry for the misfortune. I can sympathize.

One note on shepards - the white ones are not bred to have sloping hips - no hip problems.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-07-12, 11:24 AM
Replies: 213
Views: 5,907
Posted By MalcolmsFrejus
Get a shepard. Here's what they look like when...

Get a shepard. Here's what they look like when they yawn.
Goes nuts everytime the doorbell rings or someones knocks.
Loves the kids - my daughter used to ride him like a pony and fold his ears...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-26-12, 12:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,471
Posted By MalcolmsFrejus
I have the same der. Part #10 looks like the...

I have the same der.
Part #10 looks like the cable clamp washer (for lack of a better term), it goes on the cable clamp bolt.
The toothed washer looks like a previous owner add-on for some...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-14-12, 09:10 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,578
Posted By MalcolmsFrejus
VintageRide's Sabatini. It's what I always...

VintageRide's Sabatini.
It's what I always imagined a bike to look like when I was a kid.

And yes, I know he's offered it up for trade but I got nothin.......
Forum: Classic & Vintage 03-15-12, 08:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,921
Posted By MalcolmsFrejus
OK. I will redouble my efforts to post the scan....

OK. I will redouble my efforts to post the scan. It's a PDF and photobucket won't recognize the file on my pc.
I get back Monday and will work on it.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 03-02-12, 01:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,921
Posted By MalcolmsFrejus
I have a parts catalog that shows an exploded...

I have a parts catalog that shows an exploded diagram of the shifter but.......
I can't get photobucket to recognize the file and.....
it only shows that the shift lever lifts off the mounting...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 12-31-11, 03:59 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,370
Posted By MalcolmsFrejus
Mine.. ...

Mine..
http://i635.photobucket.com/albums/uu78/malcolmsfrejus/IMG_1321.jpg
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