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Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-11-14, 10:31 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,105
Posted By motochick
First rule of tandem riding: The stoker is ALWAYS...

First rule of tandem riding: The stoker is ALWAYS right.
Second rule of tandem riding: See the first rule.

I love tandem riding! Have fun!!
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-20-14, 10:17 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,668
Posted By motochick
Trek 400, hard to beat a 531 frame set.

Trek 400, hard to beat a 531 frame set.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-19-14, 05:50 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 5,995
Posted By motochick
650b wheels on a 700c frame. Model is a PSN-10,...

650b wheels on a 700c frame. Model is a PSN-10, made from Super Vitus 980....stooopid light! With the tires measuring at 35mm mounted, I have 3mm of clearance on each side of the chain stays.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-19-14, 04:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 875
Posted By motochick
A LOT odd looking, it bugs me, but they function...

A LOT odd looking, it bugs me, but they function very well, the curve is very comfortable. The reason I used them was mostly because I already had them from my previous ti ride. On the ti bike, they...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-19-14, 01:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 875
Posted By motochick
The derailleurs do have enough capacity,...

The derailleurs do have enough capacity, surprisingly.....even though everyone tells me there is no way they will work with the gears I am running. They will both (on the bike stand only) shift into...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-19-14, 12:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 875
Posted By motochick
New upgrades to keep me riding (650b)

About 6 years ago I found a beautiful Peugeot PSN-10 frame with a thread less chrome fork in my size on Ebay for $136 shipped. I wanted a new project, and this was a bike from the era I grew up in,...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-19-14, 09:56 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 5,995
Posted By motochick
Is that the white jersey with the black...

Is that the white jersey with the black checkerboard and it says "Peugeot" and "Michelin" on the front, with yellow "Shell" on the arms? I have the same jersey and the same bike, both in smaller...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-18-14, 09:44 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 5,995
Posted By motochick
Today with the old guys, "That thing has 10...

Today with the old guys, "That thing has 10 speeds in the rear, how on earth did you do that?" MAGIC
"If you build up your own bikes, why would you run DT shifters?" Cuz that is where my hands...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-18-14, 02:39 PM
Replies: 1,072
Views: 139,615
Posted By motochick
I built the wheels myself, Velocity Synergy 650b,...

I built the wheels myself, Velocity Synergy 650b, 28H, laced to BHS hubs. The tires are Lierres, 38mm measured, plenty of room.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-18-14, 11:23 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 5,995
Posted By motochick
I get a lot of flack from the old guys I ride...

I get a lot of flack from the old guys I ride with for my DT shifters and my 38mm wide tires. They all ride new plastic bikes with no soul. I do get many compliments from women on how pretty my bikes...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-09-14, 04:38 PM
Replies: 325
Views: 57,393
Posted By motochick
Both bikes have run Lierre's which measure 38mm....

Both bikes have run Lierre's which measure 38mm. The Peugeot is running Pari Motos now because they measure at 35mm and provide a better clearance. The tightest spot on both bikes is the chain stay....
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-09-14, 02:37 PM
Replies: 325
Views: 57,393
Posted By motochick
I have two to submit. First is a 1985 Peugeot...

I have two to submit. First is a 1985 Peugeot PSN-10 that I bought as a frame only. It weighs 20.64 lbs and is my climbing bike. Second is a 1988 Trek 400T that I bought from a friend, also the...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-06-14, 02:01 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 6,419
Posted By motochick
I am very sorry about your situation. Here is my...

I am very sorry about your situation. Here is my take on it, and I have not read every single reply. I cherish my bikes, all of them, but each has their own story. I think you should offer them up...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-02-14, 06:12 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,545
Posted By motochick
I was so focused on the beautiful frame, and that...

I was so focused on the beautiful frame, and that is was my size, AND a triple, I didn't even see the brakes.....I was in a lust moment.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-01-14, 08:24 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,545
Posted By motochick
650b and Compass Loop Loops....just my 2 cents

650b and Compass Loop Loops....just my 2 cents
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-01-14, 02:27 PM
Replies: 11,748
Views: 1,876,700
Posted By motochick
A friend of mine knew I liked old bikes and...

A friend of mine knew I liked old bikes and wanted to offer me his first 10 speed he bought in 1988, before he dumped it. I paid $36 for it, I just wanted the frame/fork for another 6590b conversion....
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-29-14, 09:26 PM
Replies: 983
Views: 59,456
Posted By motochick
Chevelle and Nova

They are sisters from the humane society, got them when they were teeny tiny. They love to travel and go on adventures in our travel trailer.

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Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-25-14, 06:28 PM
Replies: 1,072
Views: 139,615
Posted By motochick
1988 Trek 400 650b conversion

Friend sold me his bike for $36. I used the frame/fork for my new build. Total cost with me building the wheels is about $1200, weight is 22lbs. It rides like a Cadillac. Please ignore the fugley...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-21-14, 05:28 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 3,815
Posted By motochick
The '67 RS has been in my family since it was...

The '67 RS has been in my family since it was brand new, it was the car my mom drove me to school in. Hard to think of it as classic. The '57 Bel Air was my hubby's first car (in 1987) and was the...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-21-14, 03:47 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 3,815
Posted By motochick
I'm female, so not a boy....I started riding in...

I'm female, so not a boy....I started riding in 1984 when I was 13 on my dad's '60's ?? Peugeot. At 16 I got an '87 Schwinn Tempo. My current rides are an '85 Peugeot PSN-10 and an '88 Trek 400, both...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-05-14, 01:16 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,520
Posted By motochick
Cyclemeter

Cyclemeter
Forum: Classic & Vintage 04-30-14, 04:06 PM
Replies: 15,327
Views: 4,793,592
Posted By motochick
ISO: Nitto Technomic 80mm 40cm Silver...

ISO: Nitto Technomic 80mm
40cm Silver alum drop bars.

Have: Technomic 90mm
38cm SR road custom
Other stuff
Forum: Classic & Vintage 12-23-13, 06:01 PM
Replies: 569
Views: 20,096
Posted By motochick
Lone Survivor- Marcus Luttrell American Sniper-...

Lone Survivor- Marcus Luttrell
American Sniper- Chris Kyle
The Only Thing Worth Dying For- Eric Blehm
Fearless- Eric Blehm

And right now I am working on:
A Bridge Too Far- Cornelius Ryan
Forum: Classic & Vintage 12-16-13, 10:25 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,095
Posted By motochick
I have the 559's on my Peugeot 650b conversion...

I have the 559's on my Peugeot 650b conversion with 36mm tires, they open.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 12-13-13, 07:33 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,210
Posted By motochick
MMMmmm, my NTM (new to me) Trek 400 is waiting...

MMMmmm, my NTM (new to me) Trek 400 is waiting for me to gather up the needed parts to build her up. I got her from the original owner for $32. Bike has SUPER low miles, and is a triple. I will be...
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