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Forum: Classic & Vintage 08-08-08, 09:35 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,799
Posted By mrejda
Well, I was snapping pics yesterday and this...

Well, I was snapping pics yesterday and this seems like as good a place as any to post my Terranaut.
I picked it up about a month ago off of CL for $30. I liked the Sugino AT cranks and was looking...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 08-08-08, 08:55 AM
Replies: 765
Views: 86,770
Posted By mrejda
I'll give you about tree fitty :D Anyhoo,...

I'll give you about tree fitty :D

Anyhoo, I've got two for this thread: A 1953ish Norman 3sp that I found on the side of the road back in May or so and a 1984ish Raleigh USA that I just found...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-19-08, 05:53 AM
Replies: 7,742
Views: 302,766
Posted By mrejda
Does anybody know who this guy is? He posts about...

Does anybody know who this guy is? He posts about 3 bikes each month, some crap but some decent, including a nice miyata 512(?) maybe 2 months ago....always blurry pics at this same spot. I don't...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-17-08, 06:51 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 490
Posted By mrejda
I paid 20 shipped for a set, then I found a set...

I paid 20 shipped for a set, then I found a set in the trash (attached to a Super Lemans). So my average is $10 per set ;)
Forum: Commuting 07-11-08, 01:12 PM
Replies: 31,391
Views: 703,998
Posted By mrejda
5 minutes from work, forgot about a small bridge...

5 minutes from work, forgot about a small bridge that's been under construction for the last week. Maybe I can sneak across....no, no more bridge. So I decide to start the 30 minute detour until, 2...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-02-08, 11:15 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 1,961
Posted By mrejda
These are my designated Phillies game beers.

These are my designated Phillies game beers.
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 07-02-08, 09:10 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 972
Posted By mrejda
I've got over 100 miles in on a set of panaracer...

I've got over 100 miles in on a set of panaracer pasealas (sp?) that nashbar had on sale a while ago for 10bucks. So far no problems/flats and I've been riding on tow path, gravel, potholes, rain,...
Forum: Bicycle Mechanics 06-26-08, 06:43 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 338
Posted By mrejda
I'm no expert but in my experience squeaks come...

I'm no expert but in my experience squeaks come from a lot of other places before the BB...crank bolts loose, pedals worn out, the cranks themselves on the square taper.
edit: as always,...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-22-08, 11:01 AM
Replies: 1,664
Views: 68,882
Posted By mrejda
NM, got something

NM, got something
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-17-08, 01:06 PM
Replies: 2,080
Views: 209,340
Posted By mrejda
Welcome, hope you enjoy it! FYI, did a 30 mile...

Welcome, hope you enjoy it!
FYI, did a 30 mile charity ride (princeton Tour de Cure) this past weekend on the Super LeMans...just under 2 hours with a 15.3mph average. There was only one real climb...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-13-08, 06:27 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,278
Posted By mrejda
I've been riding basically the same bike for a...

I've been riding basically the same bike for a few months now and I love it. Looks great for 40 bucks and you don't even have to replace anything. Search for the Centurion serial number database...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-28-08, 05:53 AM
Replies: 1,664
Views: 68,882
Posted By mrejda
WTB 110 BCD 34 or 36T Chain ring, SR or Sugino,...

WTB 110 BCD 34 or 36T Chain ring, SR or Sugino, not too picky. I just want to try out some different gearing. Thanks
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-21-08, 06:50 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 943
Posted By mrejda
How can you not have enough space for a road...

How can you not have enough space for a road bike? That's just silly.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-16-08, 04:54 AM
Replies: 316
Views: 64,302
Posted By mrejda
PM me and I'll try to outline some of the issues...

PM me and I'll try to outline some of the issues you might have to deal with. But read through Sheldon Brown's Older Raliegh articles and digest.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-03-08, 09:08 AM
Replies: 2,080
Views: 209,340
Posted By mrejda
Some of the bits (barcons, brakes, derailers)...

Some of the bits (barcons, brakes, derailers) match up, but my cranks are different. FYI, my serial number is on the seat tube, on the other side of the big ring - couldn't see it until I wiped off...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 04-30-08, 12:46 PM
Replies: 2,080
Views: 209,340
Posted By mrejda
Thanks for the reply, I guessed 70's from the...

Thanks for the reply, I guessed 70's from the components but the 2nd digit "0" is the year?
Edited: FYI - Rejda is Czech for those of you who are interested ;)
Forum: Classic & Vintage 04-29-08, 08:09 AM
Replies: 2,080
Views: 209,340
Posted By mrejda
Mid-late 70's Super Lemans

Hi there - just posting my recently acquired (from the trash pile) Super Lemans. Serial # is N0N5202 as best as I can tell. I'm not too well versed in older components but here's a rundown of what I...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 04-28-08, 12:48 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,770
Posted By mrejda
Paypal buttons are back up and a 3 week...

Paypal buttons are back up and a 3 week turnaround is listed on their site. I ordered a tan roll bag...I'm excited, it's seems just the right size for what I need. Thanks, OP, this is a fun thread!
Forum: Commuting 04-22-08, 07:42 AM
Replies: 31,391
Views: 703,998
Posted By mrejda
1st commute

Hey all, finally did my first commute this morning. I've been waiting for a day when my morning schedule was light and the low temps were out of the 30's...just so happened to be earth day. I have a...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 04-21-08, 08:14 AM
Replies: 765
Views: 86,770
Posted By mrejda
Centurion Super Le Mans

Hey all - I scored a nice trash pile find about 2 weeks ago, coincidentally on the last day I had to get my junk out of my old house's garage into my new place. I spotted the frame with wheels...
Forum: Northeast 03-25-08, 11:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 388
Posted By mrejda
Paved, huh? Supposedly a good part of the...

Paved, huh? Supposedly a good part of the Delaware Raritan (D&R) canal path is part of this. It takes me about 2 minutes to ride there.
Edit: Ah ha, "New Jersey boasts one of the first ever trail...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 03-18-08, 09:38 AM
Replies: 316
Views: 64,302
Posted By mrejda
Back from the dead

Well, got to finally put the GP through it's paces on saturday with a 18 mile ride to Mercer county park and back. Saw a variety of conditions/surfaces and I was really happy with the overall ride....
Forum: Classic & Vintage 03-14-08, 06:31 AM
Replies: 1,664
Views: 68,882
Posted By mrejda
I am an idiot!

WTB: Rear brake cable stop for an older raleigh with "arc'd rear brake bridge ". Mine fell off due to plain stupidity and I have very little chance of finding it.:mad:
Edit: Got one coming in the...
Forum: Commuting 03-13-08, 09:11 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 7,373
Posted By mrejda
I do run Kool Stops and it's kinda tough to keep...

I do run Kool Stops and it's kinda tough to keep a rim clean while it's passing through 3 inches of muddy rain water. I'm super glad V's work fine for you though :thumbup:
Forum: Commuting 03-10-08, 06:02 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 7,373
Posted By mrejda
Seconding the "only in the rain/wet" replies. I...

Seconding the "only in the rain/wet" replies. I run this setup on one of my MTB's - I ran v's until I got caught in a freak thunderstorm during a ride. I had no stopping power and lots of ups and...
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