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Forum: Pacific Northwest 08-12-17, 10:10 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 196
Posted By turkey9186
Calapooia Brewing in Albany. There are also...

Calapooia Brewing in Albany. There are also several in Corvallis and a couple in Lebanon. Bend has over a dozen microbreweries.
Forum: Road Cycling 08-12-17, 10:00 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 696
Posted By turkey9186
Nice looking bike! FYI if you ever want to...

Nice looking bike!
FYI if you ever want to touch it up. Cannondale used Imron paint, but they used Chrysler/Dodge/Plymouth colors from the prior year on the frames. Viper red on a 1999 C'Dale is...
Forum: Road Cycling 07-30-17, 04:56 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 696
Posted By turkey9186
Add was down. Pictures or it didn't happen. My...

Add was down. Pictures or it didn't happen.
My first CDale was a 1999 R500 with RSX100 and CXP22 rims. I put 5000 miles on it in 2.5 years and then upgraded everything to Ultegra 6500 triple and a...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-28-17, 05:06 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 738
Posted By turkey9186
Oh well, probably saved my marriage. I think I...

Oh well, probably saved my marriage. I think I finally hit S-1, at least for a few months.
Forum: Foo 07-28-17, 05:05 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 681
Posted By turkey9186
Sports Authority closing in the SF bay area. The...

Sports Authority closing in the SF bay area. The guy handling the liquidation sales at four of the stores gave me a deal on their bike shop tools I could never repeat. I ended up with two full sets...
Forum: Road Cycling 07-28-17, 05:01 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,215
Posted By turkey9186
I have a 58 CM CAAD 5 Stars and Stripes with...

I have a 58 CM CAAD 5 Stars and Stripes with Ultegra 6501 triple, Mavic SSCs, EC 70 bars and seatpost, Shimano 520 pedals, and a Serfas saddle. The bike weighs 17.6 without bottles and the seat pack....
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-28-17, 04:57 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 738
Posted By turkey9186
Where in the bay area was this and how did I miss...

Where in the bay area was this and how did I miss it?
Forum: Foo 07-27-17, 01:30 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 671
Posted By turkey9186
You do know it is going to rain in Salem that...

You do know it is going to rain in Salem that day? LOl
People are going nuts up there. Someone offered my Mom a lot of money to park there RV overnight in her RV spot at her house.
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 07-10-17, 07:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 555
Posted By turkey9186
Try something more difficult. Maybe the east...

Try something more difficult. Maybe the east side of Mt Rose. lol
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 07-10-17, 07:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 555
Posted By turkey9186
Nice. Yeah, a guy was bragging about having done...

Nice. Yeah, a guy was bragging about having done all five passes in 2014 in 7:30. Then we found out how he did it!

How is the hand, was it just skin? It looked awful.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-09-17, 07:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 228
Posted By turkey9186
Bridgestone 400 parts?

I picked up a Bridgestone 400 at Play It Again Sports today for a ridiculously low price.
The good, no rust, looks like all original parts.
The Bad:The top tube decals are toast, the frame has...
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 07-09-17, 07:09 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 555
Posted By turkey9186
Wait, you SAG'd so you didn't do the full 125...

Wait, you SAG'd so you didn't do the full 125 miles? lol
We would see people every year at the top of Ebbets headed down the back side as we started for the lunch stop. They would be at the top of...
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 07-09-17, 06:50 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 496
Posted By turkey9186
You were lucky. I saw a guy hit the wall on the...

You were lucky. I saw a guy hit the wall on the backside of Ebbett's doing over 40 a few years ago. The outcome wasn't good.
We had a nice lunch in Virginia City followed by dinner at Red's in...
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 07-07-17, 12:48 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 496
Posted By turkey9186
1999-4 passes. Gave up at Sorensons and didn't...

1999-4 passes. Gave up at Sorensons and didn't know how close I was to Carson
2000-6 Passes. They were sadistic and gave us the Pacific Grade on the west side of Ebbets as a "bonus" pass
2001,...
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 07-06-17, 02:58 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 496
Posted By turkey9186
I finally got smart after twelve of them. And no,...

I finally got smart after twelve of them. And no, they don't get easier. :lol:
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-03-17, 12:19 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 569
Posted By turkey9186
I opted to paint my wife's 1985 ST500 myself. ...

I opted to paint my wife's 1985 ST500 myself. About $175 for two part auto paint, primer, clear coat, and a cheap spray gun from Harbor Freight. I used aircraft paint striper since it is safe on...
Forum: Foo 07-03-17, 11:54 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 1,868
Posted By turkey9186
Good luck with the Cherokee. We bought a 2016...

Good luck with the Cherokee. We bought a 2016 and a week later the passenger side was full of water. Something about the firewall not being welded and sealed correctly.

i now have a 2017...
Forum: Classic and Vintage Bicycles: Whats it Worth? Appraisals and Inquiries 07-03-17, 11:28 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 354
Posted By turkey9186
The frame alone is worth that. FWIW the...

The frame alone is worth that. FWIW the R500-1000 from that era came as doubles or triples. They were marketed as XXXT if they had triple cranksets.
You can still find 9 speed stuff on EBay. I...
Forum: Northern California 04-28-17, 03:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 414
Posted By turkey9186
That is what brought me here to begin with. lol ...

That is what brought me here to begin with. lol
It is not that bad. Napa Valley, Berryesa loop, San Pablo loop, and Mt Diablo are all a metric century away. The Bay Bridge and TI are a full...
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 04-26-17, 06:13 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,920
Posted By turkey9186
Sorry for your loss. I really believe dogs find...

Sorry for your loss.
I really believe dogs find their human and not the other way around.
Forum: Northern California 04-26-17, 06:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 414
Posted By turkey9186
Drizzle and fog all day in Fairfield. I only...

Drizzle and fog all day in Fairfield.
I only have two more days before I have to go back to work Friday and they are forecasting 30 MPH winds.
Forum: Road Cycling 04-26-17, 06:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 527
Posted By turkey9186
Bontrager 25's on DA35 rims leave very little...

Bontrager 25's on DA35 rims leave very little room between the seat tube and tire.
Forum: Northern California 04-20-17, 09:24 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,597
Posted By turkey9186
Some sick individual on the Death Ride staff...

Some sick individual on the Death Ride staff decided it would be fun to add it as a 6th pass in 2000. I don't know what was harder, climbing it, or descending back to Hermit Valley against all the...
Forum: Northern California 03-26-17, 01:14 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,597
Posted By turkey9186
Pacific Grade between Mosquito Lake and Hemit...

Pacific Grade between Mosquito Lake and Hemit Valley on Hwy. 2.5 miles, 1100', grade averages 8% and tops out at 22%. Did I mention the 7000-8000' elevation?
It starts in Nevada, but the east side...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 03-21-17, 05:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 770
Posted By turkey9186
Hollowtech II will work fine. I built a 1985...

Hollowtech II will work fine. I built a 1985 ST500, for my wife, and used 5700 components and a standard 5700 bottom bracket.
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