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Forum: For Sale 05-29-16, 04:25 PM
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Posted By bjtesch
price drop for Memorial day

price drop for Memorial day
Forum: For Sale 05-21-16, 10:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,045
Posted By bjtesch
price drop

price drop
Forum: For Sale 05-06-16, 07:21 PM
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Views: 2,045
Posted By bjtesch
price dropped again

price dropped again
Forum: For Sale 04-22-16, 11:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,045
Posted By bjtesch
I will check on shipping and get back to you. ...

I will check on shipping and get back to you.

My previous frame was about 1cm or 1.5cm less than this one. Besides being 6' 4" tall, I normally wear 36" inseam jeans. I can also take some...
Forum: For Sale 04-20-16, 09:00 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,045
Posted By bjtesch
1) I can check with a local bike shop to get...

1) I can check with a local bike shop to get their help with the packaging. Depending on what I find out about shipping we could negotiate on the combined price.
2) I am 6' 4" tall.
3) I have...
Forum: For Sale 04-03-16, 10:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,045
Posted By bjtesch
Sorry for the delay, I was out of town for a...

Sorry for the delay, I was out of town for a couple of days.

I'm not a Paramount expert, I bought it to ride. I had to go out in the garage and check the serial number then look up the codes. As...
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 03-27-16, 08:22 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,314
Posted By bjtesch
I've been cycling for over 30 years with no big...

I've been cycling for over 30 years with no big problems until recently. I left my house for a Sunday morning ride and work up in an ambulance. I came across this thread because I was looking for a...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 03-26-16, 10:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,366
Posted By bjtesch
They're ordinary straight gauge stainless steel,...

They're ordinary straight gauge stainless steel, 14 ga., nothing fancy.
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 03-26-16, 08:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,366
Posted By bjtesch
I did not know that nipples were interchangeable,...

I did not know that nipples were interchangeable, I never tried it.
It's a 20 mile round trip across the city to a shop so I was trying for an easier way to get a spoke, but I just remembered that...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 03-25-16, 11:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,366
Posted By bjtesch
need recommendation for replacing Trek spoke

When I have built wheels for myself I usually ordered DT spokes. My training bike is a Trek and has a broken spoke that I need to replace. Its spokes and nipples are average for an Asian bike. I...
Forum: For Sale 03-25-16, 11:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,045
Posted By bjtesch
bump again with price drop

bump again with price drop
Forum: For Sale 03-13-16, 12:10 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,045
Posted By bjtesch
and a couple more ...

and a couple more

http://i15.photobucket.com/albums/a370/bjd70/bike/DSC_3152b_zps7usrk0lh.jpg

http://i15.photobucket.com/albums/a370/bjd70/bike/DSC_3151b_zpsmy3dzskp.jpg
Forum: For Sale 03-13-16, 12:10 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,045
Posted By bjtesch
more photos ...

more photos

http://i15.photobucket.com/albums/a370/bjd70/bike/DSC_3163b_zpsq7spy8dv.jpg

http://i15.photobucket.com/albums/a370/bjd70/bike/DSC_3161b_zpswldp9wjn.jpg
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Forum: For Sale 03-13-16, 12:09 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,045
Posted By bjtesch
FS- 1989 Paramount 64cm - price drop

(sold elsewhere)
I put this bike together a couple of years ago but now I've got an issue with my neck
and can't ride drop-bar road bikes anymore.

I bought the frame on ebay. All of the...
Forum: Foo 07-11-15, 06:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 573
Posted By bjtesch
I had a samsung smartphone before I got my iphone...

I had a samsung smartphone before I got my iphone 4. It was an interesting device for the era, but did not have very good internet access. Its wifi never worked and I think that was due to Samsung...
Forum: Foo 07-03-15, 06:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 440
Posted By bjtesch
Any brand of hard drive can fail. In reading...

Any brand of hard drive can fail. In reading reviews you can find people saying that brand A failed and it is junk, they are going back to brand B. Then you find someone else saying that brand B...
Forum: Foo 07-02-15, 08:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 672
Posted By bjtesch
I have this fairly mundane Trek that is now my...

I have this fairly mundane Trek that is now my training bike. I don't know that it is all that ugly, just plain and a little old. My father bought it off of the back of a wrecked car. The previous...
Forum: Foo 07-02-15, 07:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 440
Posted By bjtesch
I buy most of my computer stuff on newegg.com and...

I buy most of my computer stuff on newegg.com and I am careful to study the reviews on any product I'm interested in. I've followed the hard drive industry for a long time and reliable hard drives...
Forum: Foo 06-28-15, 06:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 472
Posted By bjtesch
My wife's iphone 5 wouldn't work on either of her...

My wife's iphone 5 wouldn't work on either of her computers. My iphone 4 would connect to my computer and do its backup, but wouldn't restore. My iphone 5s would connect but wouldn't restore...
Forum: Foo 06-26-15, 07:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 481
Posted By bjtesch
I have gatorskins on my cheap training bike,...

I have gatorskins on my cheap training bike, haven't had a flat in 3 years.
Forum: Foo 06-11-15, 06:37 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 859
Posted By bjtesch
That looks more trustworthy than the other...

That looks more trustworthy than the other products I've been finding.
Forum: Foo 06-10-15, 10:32 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 859
Posted By bjtesch
I'm a structural engineer, I can handle the...

I'm a structural engineer, I can handle the rafter side of the system.
Forum: Foo 06-10-15, 08:37 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 859
Posted By bjtesch
My plumber said they would bring a couple of big...

My plumber said they would bring a couple of big guys and get the water heaters out. Going into the attic we have one of those light folding wood stairs and I'm not sure it can handle one person...
Forum: Foo 06-10-15, 07:50 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 859
Posted By bjtesch
rope + block and tackle?

I've been trying to figure out how to rig a light duty hoist into my attic. Our water heaters are in the attic and need to be changed. I'm trying to figure out how to get the old ones out and the...
Forum: Foo 05-26-15, 07:07 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 665
Posted By bjtesch
I haven't tried any yet but I'm interested in...

I haven't tried any yet but I'm interested in them.

I have a number of the fluorescent bulbs and I don't like them. Some of them start out very dim and gradually get brighter. Some of them are...
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