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Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-01-16, 04:34 PM
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Posted By btpdragon
I run 5800 on several bikes including an ironman...

I run 5800 on several bikes including an ironman and a Cannondale CAAD9. The groupset is just plain awesome. No experience with the Campy stuff, but you would likely not be disappointed with 5800....
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-01-16, 10:00 AM
Replies: 2,720
Views: 204,068
Posted By btpdragon
Saw this one on Ebay today. Lots to touch-up for...

Saw this one on Ebay today. Lots to touch-up for sure.

Vintage Centurion Ironman Road Bike Frame Set 57x61cm Large Tange Steel | eBay (http://www.ebay.com/itm/401146160567)
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-26-16, 09:51 PM
Replies: 2,720
Views: 204,068
Posted By btpdragon
Oh they are all keepers. The only one I have set...

Oh they are all keepers. The only one I have set free back into the wild is one that was too small for me. I tried and tried to convince myself that it could work, but it was just too small. I...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-26-16, 06:35 PM
Replies: 2,720
Views: 204,068
Posted By btpdragon
I keep telling myself I don't need another...

I keep telling myself I don't need another Ironman, but they keep following me home. Luckily this guy was close to me and I had my offer in before you posted this. I'll post up some pics later, but...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 03-17-16, 03:16 PM
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Views: 1,252,631
Posted By btpdragon
I have never seen 5800 under $340 or 6800 under...

I have never seen 5800 under $340 or 6800 under $540. Luckily I don't have a need for a group right now or the funds to even buy them at these crazy prices. Got the email today and thought some of...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 03-17-16, 11:40 AM
Replies: 5,745
Views: 1,252,631
Posted By btpdragon
Just a heads up for anyone looking to pickup a...

Just a heads up for anyone looking to pickup a new groupset for a retro roadie. Ribble has them on sale until later today with a discount code. 105 5800 is about $305 shipped and ultegra 6800 is...
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 02-23-16, 06:57 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,070
Posted By btpdragon
Performance Ultras X3!! Best bib I have found in...

Performance Ultras X3!! Best bib I have found in XXXL. Have seen them as cheap as $49. Anything close to $50 is a steal.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 01-13-16, 12:28 AM
Replies: 2,720
Views: 204,068
Posted By btpdragon
Emails sent several times since it was listed...

Emails sent several times since it was listed with no response from seller. If I hear anything or get to see this one, I'll post my findings.
Forum: Classic and Vintage Sales 01-08-16, 08:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 723
Posted By btpdragon
He is a very good friend who begrudgingly agreed...

He is a very good friend who begrudgingly agreed to complete some triathlons with me. He raced a few on a Costco "Cadillac" hybrid bike. I felt bad for dragging him out to races when he did not have...
Forum: Classic and Vintage Sales 01-08-16, 01:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 723
Posted By btpdragon
Email sent. Not too far from me in the OC and I...

Email sent. Not too far from me in the OC and I am always interested in something this nice in my size. Had one with the same color combo before, but gave that one to a friend who needed a bike. ...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 12-23-15, 05:44 PM
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Posted By btpdragon
I am still riding the 85 I bought from you and...

I am still riding the 85 I bought from you and built up with 105 5800.
http://i811.photobucket.com/albums/zz35/btpdragon/f16a8601-766b-429b-bcf2-8237bd4b425b_zpsjibga20h.jpg

You had modified...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 12-22-15, 05:49 PM
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Views: 204,068
Posted By btpdragon
This one languished on the local CL for months. ...

This one languished on the local CL for months. I decided to finally pull the trigger and picked it up for very cheap. The paint is beat! Scratches and chips abound. He also used paint remover to...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 12-15-15, 12:35 PM
Replies: 2,720
Views: 204,068
Posted By btpdragon
Oh WOW!! Love that color scheme. Looks larger...

Oh WOW!! Love that color scheme. Looks larger than a 58cm. Mayhaps its my size.....a 62cm? Since it is already butchered, it might be a great candidate for the 105 10 speed group I have sitting...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 10-30-15, 08:43 AM
Replies: 2,720
Views: 204,068
Posted By btpdragon
I am definitely in for one. That is as long as...

I am definitely in for one. That is as long as they come in extra big guy size too.
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 09-26-15, 11:39 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,555
Posted By btpdragon
I am currently around 360lbs and right now and...

I am currently around 360lbs and right now and have very minimal pain caused by the bike even after 20+ miles. Took me a while to dial in the fit on my bikes and find a saddle that works. Sounds...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 09-20-15, 12:37 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,190
Posted By btpdragon
Worked for this guy ...

Worked for this guy

http://i811.photobucket.com/albums/zz35/btpdragon/centurion-ironam-ad-1987-touched_zpsb4p2ldbn.jpg...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 08-29-15, 08:08 PM
Replies: 2,720
Views: 204,068
Posted By btpdragon
I search everyday for one of these Ironman...

I search everyday for one of these Ironman Carbon in 62cm or 64cm. Some day one will come my way.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 08-16-15, 06:52 PM
Replies: 5,745
Views: 1,252,631
Posted By btpdragon
Finally got around to finishing the update on my...

Finally got around to finishing the update on my Centurion Cinelli Project. Gone is the Shimano 600. Not happy with the current stem/bars, but the Nitto noodle bars I had somehow got bent in...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 08-05-15, 02:37 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 996
Posted By btpdragon
Another vote for the HPX size 4 Here is my...

Another vote for the HPX size 4

Here is my ironman with the HPX on a size 62cm frame

http://i811.photobucket.com/albums/zz35/btpdragon/f16a8601-766b-429b-bcf2-8237bd4b425b_zpsjibga20h.jpg...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-14-15, 08:22 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,903
Posted By btpdragon
Where in the OC are you located? There are...

Where in the OC are you located? There are always great deals popping up on craigslist. As stated above, know your size and have money to go right away! I have scored amazing deals by replying and...
Forum: Road Cycling 06-30-15, 01:22 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 23,500
Posted By btpdragon
I heard it was to avoid references to Spinal Tap...

I heard it was to avoid references to Spinal Tap https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4xgx4k83zzc
Forum: Classic & Vintage 04-25-15, 03:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 723
Posted By btpdragon
This is the best option, but they are hard to...

This is the best option, but they are hard to find and pricey.Suntour Symmetric Downtube Cable Stop Guide Barend Cyclone Superbe Barcon | eBay...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 04-14-15, 07:35 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 604
Posted By btpdragon
This might be the best place to start ...

This might be the best place to start

www.bikeforums.net/classic-vintage/677166-facilitators-thread-post-here-if-you-re-willing-able.html...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 04-09-15, 11:25 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 867
Posted By btpdragon
My vote is for the Edge 500. It just plain...

My vote is for the Edge 500. It just plain works. Haven't had a problem in the 5 years I have been using one.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 03-05-15, 09:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 731
Posted By btpdragon
Those ebay ones are the set you need. All the...

Those ebay ones are the set you need. All the others wont fit right. The AGC 250 hoods don't slope back in the front. Like the 251 or 287 hoods. I have a pair of aftermarket A'me hoods that I run...
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