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Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-08-16, 05:09 PM
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Posted By slowtostart
I share my thoughts and prayers from one state to...

I share my thoughts and prayers from one state to another.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-01-16, 11:36 AM
Replies: 11,172
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Posted By slowtostart
Lovely!

Lovely!
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-30-16, 04:45 AM
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Posted By slowtostart
agmetal, could those fender holes have been...

agmetal, could those fender holes have been drilled for mud flaps?
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-29-16, 04:29 AM
Replies: 11,172
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Posted By slowtostart
I did not mean to offend with my description. A...

I did not mean to offend with my description. A quick search discovered few pictures, but the bag doesn't look that difficult to construct. It's a cylinder with a zipper sewn in the seam. A flap...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-28-16, 04:09 PM
Replies: 201
Views: 12,263
Posted By slowtostart
My 185 J is still seeking a home. I'm near the...

My 185 J is still seeking a home. I'm near the intersection of RT 81 and the PA Turnpike. Please PM me if interested.

Sixty Fiver, I'd love to find a vintage free arm machine! Time to look for...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-27-16, 02:01 PM
Replies: 11,172
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Posted By slowtostart
Many thanks for the kind (enabler) comments about...

Many thanks for the kind (enabler) comments about the Rudge. It is mechanically sound and came with new, functional, tires and tubes.

The very neglected saddle is enjoying a Proofhide marinade in...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-26-16, 12:48 PM
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Posted By slowtostart
Here's a place to start: A DIY Longflap...

Here's a place to start:
A DIY Longflap Saddlebag for Minimalist Bike Touring - BIKEPACKING.com (http://www.bikepacking.com/gear/diy-longflap-saddlebag-minimalist-bike-touring/)

And now I'm off...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-26-16, 06:50 AM
Replies: 201
Views: 12,263
Posted By slowtostart
Would a 201-3 fit in a standard treadle base? ...

Would a 201-3 fit in a standard treadle base? I'm thinking it could be very pleasant to sew outside.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-25-16, 12:11 PM
Replies: 201
Views: 12,263
Posted By slowtostart
Thanks for the information! I've never seen a...

Thanks for the information! I've never seen a 201 illuminated from the rear of the head and missing the white "dot" toggle light switch at the lower right front of the machine. I'm sure there were...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-25-16, 10:38 AM
Replies: 201
Views: 12,263
Posted By slowtostart
The foot control is metal in that same "cool pale...

The foot control is metal in that same "cool pale green".
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-25-16, 10:14 AM
Replies: 201
Views: 12,263
Posted By slowtostart
Yes, it's "pale green". Is that "cool"? The top...

Yes, it's "pale green". Is that "cool"? The top of the case is in very good condition. The base is a bit wonky.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-24-16, 05:52 PM
Replies: 201
Views: 12,263
Posted By slowtostart
It's not an Armani, but the 185J is free for the...

It's not an Armani, but the 185J is free for the taking.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-24-16, 01:50 PM
Replies: 201
Views: 12,263
Posted By slowtostart
At last, a topic at my level. I was learning to...

At last, a topic at my level. I was learning to sew at the same time I was taking the training wheels off the solid rubber tire bicycle finally passed down to me, the youngest in my extended family....
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-23-16, 02:22 PM
Replies: 11,172
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Posted By slowtostart
I couldn't help myself. Looks like I just bought...

I couldn't help myself. Looks like I just bought a Rudge very similar to nogliders to include an aged Brooks.
Appears to have newish tires and seller claims the shifter works. That was my first...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-21-16, 08:26 AM
Replies: 11,172
Views: 1,008,532
Posted By slowtostart
Any thoughts on condition?

Any thoughts on condition?
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-21-16, 07:03 AM
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Posted By slowtostart
Velocivixen, this one's for you? ...

Velocivixen, this one's for you?
https://southjersey.craigslist.org/bik/5576942314.html
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-21-16, 07:00 AM
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Posted By slowtostart
"Vintage folding bicycle" ...

"Vintage folding bicycle"

https://southjersey.craigslist.org/bik/5576942314.html
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-20-16, 11:33 AM
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Posted By slowtostart
I have 2 Sturmey Archer "type" cables for modern...

I have 2 Sturmey Archer "type" cables for modern (not pretty) 3 speed shifters. These are new and include housings. What useless item might be taking up space in your 3 speed inventory?
The bar is...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-19-16, 03:29 PM
Replies: 11,172
Views: 1,008,532
Posted By slowtostart
I seek no prize. How about one of those "cause"...

I seek no prize. How about one of those "cause" wrist bands?
STS
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-14-16, 10:16 AM
Replies: 11,172
Views: 1,008,532
Posted By slowtostart
Thanks for the info. I need a pulley and fulcrum...

Thanks for the info. I need a pulley and fulcrum sleeve. Both are plastic on the '71 Dunelt. The fulcrum sleeve is disintegrating.

As for my shifter cable conundrum, I purchased "Sunlite...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-13-16, 02:53 PM
Replies: 11,172
Views: 1,008,532
Posted By slowtostart
Has anyone used an aftermarket "Speedy Switch"? ...

Has anyone used an aftermarket "Speedy Switch"? It looks very much like Sturmey-Archer shifters. Our LBS found one in a parts bin.

Thanks to Neal, my husband has a new shifter. On closer...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-10-16, 10:40 AM
Replies: 15,327
Views: 4,792,704
Posted By slowtostart
Opportunist!

Opportunist!
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-09-16, 03:55 PM
Replies: 11,172
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Posted By slowtostart
Mark, yes, Neal has offered a replacement. The...

Mark, yes, Neal has offered a replacement. The damage exceeds the plastic. The missing, snapped off metal, coincides with the broken plastic.

Anyone else experienced this shifter issue?
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-09-16, 03:41 PM
Replies: 11,172
Views: 1,008,532
Posted By slowtostart
A most perfect example of "woman speaks, woman...

A most perfect example of "woman speaks, woman translates"!

Vv, may I count on you in the future?
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-09-16, 03:11 PM
Replies: 15,327
Views: 4,792,704
Posted By slowtostart
Didn't think much of my offer. I hope Neal...

Didn't think much of my offer. I hope Neal enjoys and can make use of the bag.

Folks like me me greatly appreciate the mentoring freely given here.
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