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Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-22-16, 11:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 92
Posted By dsaul
Sorry, my Google search showed that the...

Sorry, my Google search showed that the Specialized P3 has a PF30BB. You'll just need to determine if your chainline is 51 or 56mm, since the Howitzer comes in two sizes.
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-22-16, 06:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 92
Posted By dsaul
The Holzfeller needs a Howitzer bottom bracket. ...

The Holzfeller needs a Howitzer bottom bracket. You'll also need some type of PF30 adapter to mount the Howitzer bb in your frame.
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-15-16, 09:14 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 311
Posted By dsaul
I stand corrected. Its been a while since I've...

I stand corrected. Its been a while since I've ridden my SA 3 speed.
Forum: Framebuilders 07-15-16, 04:40 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 222
Posted By dsaul
Paragon makes their low mount disc dropouts in a...

Paragon makes their low mount disc dropouts in a Rohloff version. It looks like you could easily remove the disc mount holes and make it match the drive side. I don't know of any non disc dropouts,...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-15-16, 04:27 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 311
Posted By dsaul
Second gear will not click, because it is direct...

Second gear will not click, because it is direct drive. There will always be clicking in 1 and 3 because of the planetary drive. Its just how they work. You can find an explanation of the system...
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 07-14-16, 04:57 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 4,373
Posted By dsaul
We get it. You like your triple. How many...

We get it. You like your triple. How many threads are you going to start on this topic?
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-13-16, 06:50 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 375
Posted By dsaul
The crown is made of a cast material and should...

The crown is made of a cast material and should not be welded. Unfortunately, that fork is unsafe to ride and not practical to repair.
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-08-16, 08:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 291
Posted By dsaul
Paragon Machine Works has them. They come in...

Paragon Machine Works has them. They come in several sizes to accomodate different size cable housing.

Cable Stops/Guides - all - www.paragonmachineworks.com...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-07-16, 03:56 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 389
Posted By dsaul
There is no way to put a 1" stem on an 1 1/8"...

There is no way to put a 1" stem on an 1 1/8" fork, but you may find shims to put your bars on an 1 1/8" stem. You may also be able to find an 1 1/8" stems that fits your bars, but everything is...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-04-16, 04:17 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 178
Posted By dsaul
Can't see your photo, but you'll have to run a...

Can't see your photo, but you'll have to run a new single cable and housing or put the lever back on.
Forum: Framebuilders 06-30-16, 04:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 469
Posted By dsaul
You may have gotten the answer you need from one...

You may have gotten the answer you need from one of the other forums, but the best way is to just buy one of these and be done with it. OS CRMO 37.0 X 700 :: TUBES STEEL :: Nova Cycles Supply Inc....
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 06-28-16, 04:33 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 210
Posted By dsaul
A quick search found these on ebay Shimano Rear...

A quick search found these on ebay Shimano Rear Derailleur Pulleys 10T 6 7 8 Speed New Replacement Bicycle Parts | eBay...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 06-27-16, 04:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 229
Posted By dsaul
Its fine to file down the burrs. Get a single...

Its fine to file down the burrs. Get a single speed cog with a wide base, like the Gusset Double Six cogs, to prevent any problems with the single cog digging into the aluminum freehub body.
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 06-22-16, 04:15 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 840
Posted By dsaul
So, you're thinking something like this, but with...

So, you're thinking something like this, but with bigger wheels?

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Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 06-21-16, 04:16 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 254
Posted By dsaul
Disc rotors are very easily bent and sometimes...

Disc rotors are very easily bent and sometimes not true right out of the box. I'm usually able to straighten slight wobbles by pressing on the offending area with my thumb. Rotate the wheel until...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 06-19-16, 06:45 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,869
Posted By dsaul
The linked tool is indeed a bicycle cable housing...

The linked tool is indeed a bicycle cable housing ferrule crimper intended for shop use. I don't know where you found it for $60, but my google search only found one for sale at $107.
Forum: Framebuilders 06-18-16, 10:59 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,057
Posted By dsaul
If you don't have any metal working experience,...

If you don't have any metal working experience, this is a probably a bad idea. Finishing fillets is a very labor and time intensive process and it takes a good feel for when you are filing brass vs....
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 06-18-16, 10:43 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 445
Posted By dsaul
Sram and Shimano cassettes are cross compatible,...

Sram and Shimano cassettes are cross compatible, as long as the number of cogs is the same.(ie. 10 spd, 11spd, etc.)
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 06-18-16, 04:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 269
Posted By dsaul
The instructions say to "abrade solid colored...

The instructions say to "abrade solid colored base coats". A hammered finish is not a solid color and I would not sand it. The clear should be applied before the base has completely cured, in order...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 06-17-16, 05:03 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 445
Posted By dsaul
If you have a look at the 11t cog and then the...

If you have a look at the 11t cog and then the one behind it, you'll see why this is not possible. The 11t has serrations around the outer edge and the lockring tightens against them. The next cog...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 06-14-16, 11:28 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 383
Posted By dsaul
The Amazon link appears to be for a GXP...

The Amazon link appears to be for a GXP crankset(even though the picture is of the BB30 version). I see no reason why an 11 speed crankset won't work with your 10 speed drivetrain. According to...
Forum: Framebuilders 06-12-16, 12:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 691
Posted By dsaul
Aside from alignment, I would make sure there is...

Aside from alignment, I would make sure there is no play in whatever steering linkage you are using.
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 06-08-16, 04:02 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 899
Posted By dsaul
+1 for the Amsoil Heavy Duty Metal Protector. I...

+1 for the Amsoil Heavy Duty Metal Protector. I build frames and have used Framesaver and the Amsoil stuff. They are the same product in a different packages. The Amsoil stuff can be ordered...
Forum: Framebuilders 06-07-16, 04:07 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 676
Posted By dsaul
Normally a fixture is used to hold all the tubes...

Normally a fixture is used to hold all the tubes in alignment, using the head tube, bottom bracket, top of seat tube and rear dropouts as reference points. At various points in the process, an...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 06-03-16, 05:07 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 383
Posted By dsaul
The fixing bolt inside the crankarm is supposed...

The fixing bolt inside the crankarm is supposed to be loose when the arm is removed. Its just a loose bolt and it would fall out out if the larger self extract bolt was not in place on the outside...
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