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    Looks great!! Any additional details on the make...

    Looks great!! Any additional details on the make of the front rack? I'm looking for something very similar.
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    Beautiful! Never seen one in person but always...

    Beautiful! Never seen one in person but always enjoy ogling pictures of the work of the local master. Great score.
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    Sticky: Want: Shimano right side bar end shifter pod; 110...

    Want: Shimano right side bar end shifter pod; 110 bcd double crankset (Sugino, Ritchey, etc)

    Have: TA crank arms(English threaded), ITM stem, lots of parts.
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    Gorgeous frame, I love Mercians. Looks to be...

    Gorgeous frame, I love Mercians. Looks to be around my size as well. I'll be following with interest.

    Maybe a vintage TA/Stronglight 50.4 bcd wide range double would get you the gearing you want...
  5. Aha, thanks gentlemen for getting to the bottom...

    Aha, thanks gentlemen for getting to the bottom of this. Appreciate your experience. Also thanks for making some nice bikes! I love my '83 Trek.
  6. Thanks for your opinions. Still thinking about...

    Thanks for your opinions. Still thinking about it. Steerer is likely too long and would need to be cut down, I suppose I could switch to threadless or try to have the threading continued

    On the...
  7. Very true, the seller appears forthcoming and...

    Very true, the seller appears forthcoming and willing to back it up. I suppose the only way to know for sure would be to sand down the paint and see what is underneath. Would just prefer not to deal...
  8. Need some good eyes, paint ridge or crack on this fork?

    You are not my framebuilder, but what to you guys think about this fork...
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    ^Yeah pretty cool. I have a pair of Velox from...

    ^Yeah pretty cool.

    I have a pair of Velox from eBay that I use. Kind of want the Grand Bois ones from Compass cycles.
  10. ^Thanks. Your Nishiki is gorgeous and one of the...

    ^Thanks. Your Nishiki is gorgeous and one of the inspirations for my build. I will likely order some of the longer struts and give it a shot.
  11. I'd never heard of it until recently. Velo...

    I'd never heard of it until recently. Velo Orange has some info here http://velo-orange.blogspot.com/2006/03/pass-hunting_20.html

    To quote,
    "Living in the almost flat little coastal city of...
  12. That sounds very cool, it must be a beautiful...

    That sounds very cool, it must be a beautiful area and pass hunting sounds like a lot of fun.

    I recently built up a rando type rig from a '83 Trek 620 also spaced 126mm in the rear using a dynamo...
  13. Thanks, I did this and it works a bit better. It...

    Thanks, I did this and it works a bit better. It looks a smidge funny without the bag but the mounted bag is actually more level, so I suppose I'll keep it this way.

    Of course, clumsy stupid me...
  14. Thanks. That should work although depending how...

    Thanks. That should work although depending how much I add I may need longer struts.




    Interesting idea. I'd have to try but it may interfere with the fender.

    The light is an iq cyo senso....
  15. Calling all Nitto Front Rack Experts - advice needed

    I have a Nitto M18 mounted on my 83 Trek 600 to hold a small handlebar bag.

    It is a small frame, 21'', and the rack without anything bent looks like this:
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    I mounted a Cygolite to the seatstay rack boss on...

    I mounted a Cygolite to the seatstay rack boss on my '83 Trek. Looks a bit more 'integrated' that way. I always use steady mode and leave it there unless I lock it up outside (rarely). Still need to...
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    +1. Especially love 105SC. Have a touring bike...

    +1. Especially love 105SC. Have a touring bike coming my way with 7 speed Deore DX/LX, looking forward to trying those.
  18. Thread: Every Day Pics

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    http://farm3.staticflickr.com/2818/10120503545_a11...

    http://farm3.staticflickr.com/2818/10120503545_a1133c4d45_z.jpg

    Italian content; carb-loading
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    1996 Basso Gap from C/L -- got a decent deal....

    1996 Basso Gap from C/L -- got a decent deal. Thomson seatpost/Arione, Stronglight Delta, Mavic Classics Elite front wheel. Want to put 9 speed DT shifting on this one. Been missing a straight up...
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    Sticky: Want: sugino px crank. 170mm. Also considering...

    Want: sugino px crank. 170mm. Also considering other 50.4 bcd if it fits 9/16" pedals.

    Have: sr handlebars/ stems, other stuff
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    I have set up my Mercian as a 1x7 with a 44 or 46...

    I have set up my Mercian as a 1x7 with a 44 or 46 front chainring. Works nicely for commuting, and I got to use a nice clamp-on Simplex Retrofriction shifter that had only the right lever.

    Also...
  22. Sticky: Anyone in Boulder, CO that could pick up a Lemond...

    Anyone in Boulder, CO that could pick up a Lemond frame on CL?
  23. Thread: Every Day Pics

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    A quick morning ride out to Dover, MA -- bagel...

    A quick morning ride out to Dover, MA -- bagel time.

    http://farm6.staticflickr.com/5483/9966197683_e3c17e1ae0_z.jpg
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    Sticky: Iso: Shimano 600 6400 non-driveside crank arm,...

    Iso: Shimano 600 6400 non-driveside crank arm, 170mm

    Have: Handlebars, seatposts, Dia Compe 500 brakes x2, 70mm SR stem, other things
  25. Stylin', man!

    Stylin', man!
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