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Forum: Recumbent 03-27-14, 01:36 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,958
Posted By PaPa
The trike in the images you posted was built by...

The trike in the images you posted was built by Master builder Mark Stonich. Mark can be contacted through his site:

BikeSmith Design and Fabrication (http://bikesmithdesign.com/)

The only time...
Forum: Framebuilders 03-15-14, 02:31 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 24,969
Posted By PaPa
Sent - thank you

Sent - thank you
Forum: Framebuilders 03-14-14, 10:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,296
Posted By PaPa
Last two.... (J-28 & J-50) ...

Last two.... (J-28 & J-50)

http://www.bikeforums.net/framebuilders/632757-framebuilder-s-market-place.html#post16526053
Forum: Framebuilders 03-14-14, 10:15 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 24,969
Posted By PaPa
Here is the last of my collection. J-28 (SOLD)...

Here is the last of my collection. J-28 (SOLD) and J-50 (right). Both are tested and fully functional. Take your pick $45 +$6 sh.

http://i61.tinypic.com/2upx20k.jpg
Forum: Framebuilders 03-08-14, 12:35 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,755
Posted By PaPa
Edward 'was' a BF member - banned in '09). His...

Edward 'was' a BF member - banned in '09). His creaive CF trike is posted here: (post 213 in the following link) [/URL] )...
Forum: Framebuilders 02-24-14, 03:01 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 24,969
Posted By PaPa
Claytron, The J-28 is tentatively sold (awaiting...

Claytron, The J-28 is tentatively sold (awaiting $), but the listed J-50, J-27, and 71 shown are sill up for grabs.

I did send you a PM - lemme know if you can respond.
Forum: Recumbent 02-24-14, 02:09 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,740
Posted By PaPa
An issue you 'tadpole' owners need to consider......

An issue you 'tadpole' owners need to consider... not me.. and my 'safely-tucked-away' chainrings on my delta's.:D:
Forum: Framebuilders 02-22-14, 02:51 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,296
Posted By PaPa
Torches

Shameless plug :rolleyes:

http://www.bikeforums.net/showthread.php/632757-Framebuilder-s-Market-Place?p=16516997&highlight=#post16516997
Forum: Framebuilders 02-22-14, 02:01 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 24,969
Posted By PaPa
Victor Aircraft Torch Handles For Sale

****** See post #22 below ****** (3/15/2014)



http://i60.tinypic.com/1zyfzmf.jpg

I'm moving soon and need to whittle down my 40 year collection. I have 4 Victor Torch handles for sale. I've...
Forum: Pacific Northwest 02-21-14, 08:18 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 680
Posted By PaPa
Boise, ID Bike Swap 2014 ?

Any of you Boisean's know of a regional bike swap? The only one I knew of scheduled this month was apparently canceled.
Forum: Recumbent 02-16-14, 11:47 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,740
Posted By PaPa
The absents or presents of pedals, nor your...

The absents or presents of pedals, nor your restricted, visual interpretation of a 'wheel chair', automatically excludes it from the State's definition of "wheel chair" (which I previously quoted)....
Forum: Recumbent 02-16-14, 06:52 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,740
Posted By PaPa
Depends on the State's definition(s), and how...

Depends on the State's definition(s), and how it's applied (speed being the main criteria) For example...

Idaho Statutes 49-114 (15) "Motorized wheelchair" means a motor vehicle with a speed not...
Forum: Recumbent 02-10-14, 03:31 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,740
Posted By PaPa
For about $10 at your local secondhand, few would...

For about $10 at your local secondhand, few would question the 'legalities'....

http://i59.tinypic.com/23mkayb.jpg

It's even more convincing when you have electric assist:D
Forum: Utility Cycling 09-11-13, 09:56 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,551
Posted By PaPa
Just a polite correction; Your statement applies...

Just a polite correction; Your statement applies only to 'Granny' Delta's,...

http://www.veloverde.net/images/detailed/1/Complete.jpg

but not 'recumbent' Deltas,...
...
Forum: Recumbent 08-11-13, 05:45 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,786
Posted By PaPa
Indeed, and I suspect you'll learn something too....

Indeed, and I suspect you'll learn something too.

My delta doesn't have the single speed RPM restrictions you allude to, even though the motor is directly coupled to the rear wheel via fixed ratio...
Forum: Recumbent 06-04-13, 08:02 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,427
Posted By PaPa
Whether you pedal an IGH or not during shifting,...

Whether you pedal an IGH or not during shifting, is irrelevant. What is relevant, is how much 'load' or 'torque' you apply to the pedals during shifting that matters. Mating gears don't like to move...
Forum: Recumbent 05-27-12, 09:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 709
Posted By PaPa
I disagree. The seat is much too high for x-seams...

I disagree. The seat is much too high for x-seams much shorter than 39". SWB 'bents are usually a poor match for short legs - two problems;

1) The further forward the seat is adjusted, the higher...
Forum: Framebuilders 05-20-12, 10:58 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,343
Posted By PaPa
I'm not seeing how, exactly, you can avoid...

I'm not seeing how, exactly, you can avoid loading the fork blade when the caliper is mounted only 2-4 from the axle.

If reducing the bending loads on a single fork blade is your goal, then halve...
Forum: Framebuilders 05-17-12, 09:46 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,343
Posted By PaPa
I disagree. With the caliper mounted on the...

I disagree. With the caliper mounted on the backside of the blade, the joints are loaded in compression. A structurally questionable fillet won't be an issue.

When mounted on the front side of the...
Forum: Recreational & Family 05-08-12, 12:38 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 849
Posted By PaPa
Yes. I scored a used '05 Specialized Hotrock...

Yes.

I scored a used '05 Specialized Hotrock and am nearly finished converting it for a backup commuter. I have 27" inseam and am pleased with the fit. The Specialized frame is legendary, robust,...
Forum: Recumbent 04-25-12, 06:25 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,089
Posted By PaPa
Ok, I stand corrected. Thanks BP ...

Ok, I stand corrected. Thanks BP
http://www.bikepedia.com/quickbike/BikeSpecs.aspx?Year=2006&Brand=Burley&Model=Django&Type=bike
Forum: Recumbent 04-25-12, 10:52 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,089
Posted By PaPa
I believe this is an aluminum frame - weldable,...

I believe this is an aluminum frame - weldable, yes, but the cost of the required post heat treatment, then a respray after you burn-off the paint, would likely exceed the value of a pristine...
Forum: Recumbent 04-25-12, 10:45 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,089
Posted By PaPa
An accurate structural assessment cannot be...

An accurate structural assessment cannot be determined without a great deal more information than provided. So without the numbers, it's purely a guess. After looking at a Django, it appears your...
Forum: Utility Cycling 04-13-12, 08:47 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,487
Posted By PaPa
Tough to criticize the advantages the Travoy...

Tough to criticize the advantages the Travoy offers. But I just can't see $300 worth - sorry. I'd be much more inclined to convert a decent aluminum hand truck for half, and they are typically rated...
Forum: Recumbent 04-10-12, 02:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 927
Posted By PaPa
Also posted at ER's forum: ...

Also posted at ER's forum:

http://209.133.21.26/vbb/showthread.php?threadid=4752

...and Boise CL too

http://boise.craigslist.org/bik/2947599746.html

Damn tempting,... even tho it's not my...
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