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Forum: Touring 04-05-11, 10:44 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,702
Posted By Supertick
I have a 92 790 and the rear hub spacing is 135mm.

I have a 92 790 and the rear hub spacing is 135mm.
Forum: Touring 03-31-11, 10:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,008
Posted By Supertick
I have both and as stated, they are both very...

I have both and as stated, they are both very good racks. The only thing I might add is that I can tow a BOB trailer with the Cargo on the bike but not with the Logo. The Logo bottom rails prevent me...
Forum: Touring 10-16-10, 08:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,385
Posted By Supertick
I have the same year frame and it looks the same....

I have the same year frame and it looks the same. It is a little heavy but a very solid bike for touring. The frame is straight gauge steel so nothing fancy.
Forum: Touring 04-10-10, 04:59 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 945
Posted By Supertick
Full suspension MB towing BOB trailer

I have lots of experience touring but never with this type of set-up. I have a full suspension mountain bike and plan to tow a BOB trailer. I will be mostly on gravel or dirt roads. Anyone out there...
Forum: Touring 11-07-09, 07:58 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 895
Posted By Supertick
My 700c tourer has 44/32/22 with 11-34 cassette....

My 700c tourer has 44/32/22 with 11-34 cassette. That gives me a 17 gear inch low. I used it once while riding the Southern Tier but I was glad I had it. My 26" wheeled tourer has 48/36/24 and it is...
Forum: Touring 10-27-09, 10:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 409
Posted By Supertick
Yep. Already placed my order for a 60cm LHT 26"....

Yep. Already placed my order for a 60cm LHT 26". Delivery date around mid December. I have one in 700c too but wanted to do more off road touring. Can't wait for the new one to arrive.
Forum: Touring 10-14-09, 11:31 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 860
Posted By Supertick
While on a tour of the Southern Tier I got food...

While on a tour of the Southern Tier I got food poisoning in Hallettsville Texas. The motel owner recommended the restaurant next door and I made the mistake of eating dinner there. Found out later...
Forum: Touring Bikes and Gear Marketplace 10-10-09, 02:33 PM
Replies: 223
Views: 48,060
Posted By Supertick
Trade

I have a 1996 model Cannondale Super V 900 full suspension mountain bike frame. It is a size large and is in good condition. I purchased it new. I would like to trade it for a 60cm Long Haul Trucker...
Forum: Touring 10-03-09, 01:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 778
Posted By Supertick
I think they look very nice. It rains alot where...

I think they look very nice. It rains alot where I live and the cover is an added plus. I would like it if my city put one in. There are alot of bike riders in my community and it would get used...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 10-03-09, 01:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 740
Posted By Supertick
Headset crown race

I am looking for a headset for my 1990 Trek 970. The only part I really need is the crown race. The headset that is on it is a Shimano Deore. My LBS could not find a Shimano headset from their...
Forum: Touring 09-10-09, 08:17 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,997
Posted By Supertick
I want one. Then I will have a pair of LHT's....

I want one. Then I will have a pair of LHT's. They listened to me when I sent them an email. Wonder how many of us requested this?
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 08-23-09, 09:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 483
Posted By Supertick
135mm rear hub spacing

On a mountain bike, can someone tell me about what year they went to 135mm rear hub spacing or point me in the direction where I might find the answer. I am looking for a mountain bike frame (Trek...
Forum: Touring 08-17-09, 05:56 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,174
Posted By Supertick
Albatross bars. I use them and like them.

Albatross bars. I use them and like them.
Forum: Touring 07-20-09, 09:54 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,285
Posted By Supertick
Panniers vs trailer

I have four Ortleib panniers that I like and use sometimes. I also have a BOB trailer and I like and use it sometimes. I do not prefer one over the other. Both are a great way to travel and it...
Forum: Framebuilders 07-18-09, 09:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 679
Posted By Supertick
Frame tubing question

Adventure Cycling just came out with a short article regarding the LHT. In the article they state that the LHT is made with heavy 4130 CroMoly steel. I have a MTB (1987 model) that is made with...
Forum: Touring 07-18-09, 10:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 331
Posted By Supertick
Frame tubing question

Adventure Cycling had a short article on the LHT. In the article they state that the bike is built with heavy 4130 CroMoly steel.

I have a 1987 model MTB that is built with CroMoly Plain Gauge...
Forum: Commuting 06-29-09, 10:49 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 1,952
Posted By Supertick
Stop

The stop sign is there for a reason. I always stop for stop signs. It seems to me that it creates a good image for bike riders. I know several people in our group that get yelled at, on a regular...
Forum: Commuting 06-09-09, 07:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,826
Posted By Supertick
I have Albatross bars on my LHT and it is most...

I have Albatross bars on my LHT and it is most comfortable. I have put many miles on this bike and for me, it is just the perfect set up. If that is what you like, do it.
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 06-09-09, 07:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,552
Posted By Supertick
I have a 1987 model Trek 800 with the same issue....

I have a 1987 model Trek 800 with the same issue. I purchased a set of NOS Dia Comp 986 brakes. They do not use the spring holes and I have had very good luck with them. A local frame builder quoted...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-18-09, 12:25 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,247
Posted By Supertick
Yep

I have an 87 Trek 800 that has them. Straight gauge steel frame and tough as nails. I have converted it to a tourer and other than being a little heavy, it is a great bike. I also upgraded most of...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 04-14-09, 03:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 877
Posted By Supertick
Thank you very much. A picture is worth a...

Thank you very much. A picture is worth a thousand words.
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 04-14-09, 09:17 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 877
Posted By Supertick
They are Suntour Symmetric shifters.

They are Suntour Symmetric shifters.
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 04-13-09, 09:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 877
Posted By Supertick
Schematic for Suntour doowntube shifters

I have an 83 model Centurion Pro Tour with Suntour downtube shifters. These are a type that I am not familiar with. Can someone point me in the direction to a schematic of these shifters so I can...
Forum: Touring 04-10-09, 07:46 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,267
Posted By Supertick
I have a Cannondale T2000 and an LHT and they are...

I have a Cannondale T2000 and an LHT and they are both good bikes. But my dream bike, if I ever get rich, will be a Co-Motion Pangea.
Forum: Clydesdales/Athenas (200+ lb / 91+ kg) 04-04-09, 06:13 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 36,993
Posted By Supertick
Have: Cannondale full suspension Super V 900...

Have: Cannondale full suspension Super V 900 frame size large.

Want: Late 80's early 90's hardtail Trek or Specialized steel mountain bike frame in large size.
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