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    Retrobike, and various car forums over the years...

    Retrobike, and various car forums over the years and also Scale auto when I was trying to build model cars, I emphasize "trying"
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    bloom87, have you been looking at the great "Bike...

    bloom87, have you been looking at the great "Bike hacks" by any chance? If not you should. Awesome, love the anti money approach (no offence intended to anyone, to each his own).
    Keep flapping. Paul
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    I think it would be important to say the frame...

    I think it would be important to say the frame needs rust or else we end up with a bunch of beautiful road bikes, rustier the better in my mind. Narhays challenge was great but there were a few too...
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    For those suffering with snow/ or impending snow...

    For those suffering with snow/ or impending snow should the build ride time be longer than other threads? I know a thread like this can stay current?
    I have a $10 Carlton and a $30 Falcon Olympic...
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    Whoa!! Well done DD:thumb:

    Whoa!!
    Well done DD:thumb:
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    @D1 Way to alienate yourself completely! Good on...

    @D1 Way to alienate yourself completely! Good on you mate!!

    Oh to all the "hoarders" on here pat yourselves on the back for a job well done in preserving these bikes for generations to come!!
    ...
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    Hey all, Brent that is one sweet space a man...

    Hey all, Brent that is one sweet space a man could "waste" alot of time in there . . . and enjoy every minute!!!
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    Anyone ride a KHS Nomad?

    I got given a KHS Nomad frame a while ago, the guy who owned it turned it into a single speed . . . then cut the derailleur hanger off?!?
    So I am going to run it with an eccentric hub, so it should...
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    Hey guys I to have been bit by the bug, like...

    Hey guys I to have been bit by the bug, like crazy!

    I scored an 88 Hardrock a couple of months ago but it turned out to be too small . . I have a 87 Hardrock build going on (starting from a very...
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    Hey Dan, Paul here, I have a couple of Marin...

    Hey Dan, Paul here, I have a couple of Marin Muirwoods frames from 92/93 and a couple of others from later years, they are all good frames, let us know what colours there are under the gold . ....
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    I am stoked for you these frustrating experiences...

    I am stoked for you these frustrating experiences have a lot of learning going on, for instance if you have a similar experience in future you have a few more answers to questions.
    I think you are...
  12. 3TTT did some nice ones.

    3TTT did some nice ones.
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    I see happy wrench turning times ahead:), look...

    I see happy wrench turning times ahead:), look forward to seeing the conversion complete, and hoping the 122 spindle works out.
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    Velocivixen, are you planning to use the front...

    Velocivixen, are you planning to use the front mech off of the donor bike? Some twin ring front mechs will cope with changing triple rings with some stop screw adjustments.
    As far as tools go . . ....
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    Agreed Uncle Randy, I like Parks Shimano BB tool,...

    Agreed Uncle Randy, I like Parks Shimano BB tool, it fits an existing socket wrench I had etc.

    I am lucky enough to have access to the BB tap at work, I only really chase difficult BB threads all...
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    I am really surprised how complicated this thread...

    I am really surprised how complicated this thread got!? Velocivixen, glad to see you on your way to being sorted, a UN55 would be a nice upgrade while you have the cranks off.
    122's fit that era of...
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    Velocivixen, if I lived in the States I would...

    Velocivixen, if I lived in the States I would just send you a 122.5 for you to try, I am almost certain it will work.

    1 question though on the Nishiki how much of a gap is there between your on...
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    I use 122.5 on the earlier triple cranks when it...

    I use 122.5 on the earlier triple cranks when it comes to a 68mm BB shell, sometimes going down to 118mm, getting the drive crank in for a nicer chain line from top to bottom. Your small ring to...
  19. ^Grand Boi's, changing to stainless for a lot of...

    ^Grand Boi's, changing to stainless for a lot of people brings weight loss, better looks and a good amount of strength, are they stronger than galv spokes? The only way I can comment is that we deal...
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    ^IthaDan Thank you for that, I am pretty sure it...

    ^IthaDan Thank you for that, I am pretty sure it is a 95, I may go V brake not too sure at this stage.
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    Love the left lever those levers rock Diacompe...

    Love the left lever those levers rock Diacompe with barrel adjusters, not everyone's cup of tea, they are great on vintage 10 speeds though. Nice build.
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    Bike looks to be a 95 I got a post from work at...

    Bike looks to be a 95 I got a post from work at 30.2(as per the bikepedia page) and it fits nicely. I will try to get some progress on it over the next few days, the bottom bracket cage is ok but I...
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    Oh and all cables routed top tube? I have had...

    Oh and all cables routed top tube? I have had other bikes with this style of cable routing that have been 93-97
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    Hi Bianchigirll, it is a 1 1/8 quill so I am...

    Hi Bianchigirll, it is a 1 1/8 quill so I am thinking not early 90's . . . best I can figure is 97, but I so far can not find a match, I like it though, I like the middle to low end stuff, bullet...
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    Giant Yukon help needed.

    I just got the frame you see here for $10 + $20 shipping, it is in pretty good condition, may do a drop bar conversion or load bearing commuter, I think it is a 96-97, I do not know which year though...
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