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Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-26-16, 10:38 AM
Replies: 9,152
Views: 658,293
Posted By GordoTrek
Took a ride down to the lake, haven't ridden a...

Took a ride down to the lake, haven't ridden a lot this summer, felt good. ...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-09-16, 08:41 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 523
Posted By GordoTrek
i guess i'm lazy, i get what ever parts i can...

i guess i'm lazy, i get what ever parts i can with my hands, then just wrap over it. I don't care if there is old glue under the wrap. Nobody sees it and it doesn't affect my tape job. ymmv
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-03-16, 02:59 PM
Replies: 11,754
Views: 1,879,903
Posted By GordoTrek
scooped this little guy up at the coop today...

scooped this little guy up at the coop today while looking for parts, i know he's a cheapo but i'm going to keep him at the office so i can have a bike to use all the time...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-01-16, 06:03 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 577
Posted By GordoTrek
i have a 73 in the same color, i love it, but...

i have a 73 in the same color, i love it, but alas i don't ride it enough.. it may get sold this summer...
http://i.imgur.com/LSChibU.jpg
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-01-16, 11:04 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 473
Posted By GordoTrek
take a peak around etsy, there are a lot of...

take a peak around etsy, there are a lot of craftsmen out there that do this kind of thing. Also ebay might give you an idea on what it's called.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-01-16, 10:50 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,915
Posted By GordoTrek
ohh i like your style, i have a set of white...

ohh i like your style, i have a set of white bluemels on my gran sport i would hate to switch over. maybe i can find some at the coop or fleabay.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-01-16, 09:30 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 574
Posted By GordoTrek
love how the rear seat stays melt into the top...

love how the rear seat stays melt into the top tube.. very cool. It all just works.. a one of a kind
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-01-16, 09:24 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,915
Posted By GordoTrek
what's everyone's feelings on the stripped forks?...

what's everyone's feelings on the stripped forks? should i paint? leave as is?
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-31-16, 05:59 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,915
Posted By GordoTrek
originally there was a black kalloy seat post on...

originally there was a black kalloy seat post on it, i switched it to a fluted SR seatpost. It looks a little more correct. I'm fine with it for now.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-31-16, 02:53 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,915
Posted By GordoTrek
got a line on a set of wheels, Weinmann 27 1/4...

got a line on a set of wheels, Weinmann 27 1/4 concave rims, laced to campy record hubs. period correct enough for me, any objections?
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-27-16, 09:38 PM
Replies: 2,229
Views: 403,074
Posted By GordoTrek
1962 Carlton Franco-Suisse Custom Before: ...

1962 Carlton Franco-Suisse Custom

Before:
http://i.imgur.com/87228ja.jpg

poor thing was filthy, needed lots of scrubbing and degreasing. besides that and a new set of wheels. It's pretty much...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-27-16, 09:34 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,915
Posted By GordoTrek
before and after album if your interested. ...

before and after album if your interested.
Carlton before and after - Album on Imgur (http://imgur.com/a/zkeqq)
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-27-16, 02:12 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,915
Posted By GordoTrek
no problem, i don't think google photo likes hot...

no problem, i don't think google photo likes hot linking, thanks for the assist.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-27-16, 11:39 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,915
Posted By GordoTrek
FINALLY DONE!! just got the original b15 back...

FINALLY DONE!! just got the original b15 back from RHM. He was able to reshape it and it's pretty darn comfy. hopefully i get a few more years out of it. ...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-27-16, 09:22 AM
Replies: 11,754
Views: 1,879,903
Posted By GordoTrek
scored this late 90's Terry Symmetry for my wife,...

scored this late 90's Terry Symmetry for my wife, i've been looking for a Terry for quite awhile, my wife is 5'1" with short legs. She makes do with her panasonic sport mixte, she actually prefers...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-24-16, 06:49 PM
Replies: 5,181
Views: 971,177
Posted By GordoTrek
i played with it a few more nights and got the...

i played with it a few more nights and got the shifting a bit better, i tweaked the front derailleur to accommodate the rub. Sheldon always was suggesting that.

bought some cheap new XLC canti...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-20-16, 09:05 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,392
Posted By GordoTrek
Ha, those might be my missing FORKS!! look at my...

Ha, those might be my missing FORKS!! look at my LILAC colored Carlton here (http://www.bikeforums.net/classic-vintage/1059262-rehabbing-my-carlton-finally-got-some-time-her.html).. :) I also have a...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-20-16, 07:34 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 535
Posted By GordoTrek
I put the Arabesque stuff on my 82 412, shifts...

I put the Arabesque stuff on my 82 412, shifts great, the only quirk is i can't keep the brakes centered.

Trek 412 (http://imgur.com/a/Prwnw)
http://i.imgur.com/xOzz8Zu.jpg
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-19-16, 07:33 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,915
Posted By GordoTrek
thanks for the input.. ill live with it for now...

thanks for the input.. ill live with it for now if they are hard to locate
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-18-16, 02:20 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,915
Posted By GordoTrek
i'm thinking of changing the smaller chain ring,...

i'm thinking of changing the smaller chain ring, The crank is set up as a half step? i believe 52/49. I barely have clearance (<2mm) on the chain stay with the 49. Any good recommendations to replace...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-16-16, 02:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 284
Posted By GordoTrek
I have seen that, I've done a little research. My...

I have seen that, I've done a little research. My frame has internal routing which narrowed it down to the 80s. Plus the graphics are a later style. thanks for posting this, helps with contrasting...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-16-16, 12:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 284
Posted By GordoTrek
moved the pictures here.. try this Pogliaghi...

moved the pictures here..

try this Pogliaghi - Album on Imgur (http://imgur.com/a/JmkKo)
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-15-16, 08:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 284
Posted By GordoTrek
hmm others have had issues with viewing albums ...

hmm others have had issues with viewing albums

https://goo.gl/photos/KviZu8Lt8wxFaqk5A

try copy and paste
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-15-16, 08:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 284
Posted By GordoTrek
i also enjoy the earlier style graphics, i don't...

i also enjoy the earlier style graphics, i don't want to pass it off as a different vintage however. Would Shimano be out of place on this bike ?
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-15-16, 07:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 284
Posted By GordoTrek
no, it was Japanese.. sugino? i forget, i already...

no, it was Japanese.. sugino? i forget, i already threw out the trashed fix cup. nothing worth noting..
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