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    Amboy CA...Population 4....Normally you can't see...

    Amboy CA...Population 4....Normally you can't see a car being driven for 100 miles in any direction...You can be there for days at times and not see a car moving...Go there in summer and you might...
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    For me, cotton/poly blend pants wear the best if...

    For me, cotton/poly blend pants wear the best if you are the pant wearing type...That's all I wear,cut off and hemmed for summer....My riding pants are $2.50 from the Salvation Army...:)
  3. I'd love to show pictures but I have no way to do...

    I'd love to show pictures but I have no way to do that at the moment.....Sorry.
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    Find hole,scuff tube until it is dull everywhere...

    Find hole,scuff tube until it is dull everywhere the patch goes,apply glue AND LET DRY (it will become dull and dry to the touch) apply patch and press it down good...done.I leave the clear backing...
  5. Mobil 1.....That's what i use in my machine shop.

    Mobil 1.....That's what i use in my machine shop.
  6. I just bought that exact frame and fork on...

    I just bought that exact frame and fork on Ebay,used,for $45.....Built the whole bike for $450( 3 speed path racer kinda look thing)....Including handbuilt wheels on a AW 3 speed rear...
  7. You can try the hot water trick,that should...

    You can try the hot water trick,that should loosen it somewhat....and shouldn't hurt the paint.Continue on from there to more destructive methods.
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    Just tighten them together and run them down the...

    Just tighten them together and run them down the axle to remove the play.As long as the bearing actually have grease,they don't have to be that tight.

    Or use a screwdriver to hold the inner...
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    Any alloy bars will have been heat treated...So...

    Any alloy bars will have been heat treated...So welding them is the easy part,anneal it and weld away....Now that they are as soft as aluminum foil.....Getting them re-heat treated will cost you...
  10. Thread: Winter Grease

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    Synthetic greases,like Mobil 1,work much better...

    Synthetic greases,like Mobil 1,work much better in cold/freezing temps than regular grease.

    Myself,I just change the cold,dense,heavy winter air in my tires for the warm,lively summer...
  11. If this is a water slide decal,a rag dipped in...

    If this is a water slide decal,a rag dipped in hot water will remove it....as long as it's not clearcoated over.

    A pressure type decal will need some kind of heat to remove easily.
  12. Thread: Roll Models

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    I had a role model....2 of them in the early...

    I had a role model....2 of them in the early days....It used to be called a parent.

    I'm a good role model... I quite smoking last year and never drank coffee...Just don't look past that...:)
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    Sticky: Thank You Tom.....Ride on brother.

    Thank You Tom.....Ride on brother.
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    If a cartridge bearing freezes up and spins in...

    If a cartridge bearing freezes up and spins in the housing,you can have some issues.....so they are not screw up proof either.
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    They don't rub on paper and in a perfect...

    They don't rub on paper and in a perfect world....In real life they do at times.

    Disk brakes don't have return springs like other setups do.
  16. Full frame bag way not work so well,but I think...

    Full frame bag way not work so well,but I think you can get a smaller one to work OK.Get one below the shifter level or the back 2/3rds of the triangle.

    Even a triangle bag between the TT and...
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    Just built a 3 speed path racer style bike around...

    Just built a 3 speed path racer style bike around an AW hub.First 3 speed hub I've ridden since I was a kid...Sorta fun.....I like it.....Wish it was quiet.....Can't have everything.....:)

    Got...
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    The only way to keep the outside from the inside...

    The only way to keep the outside from the inside of bearings totally,is to pressurize the hub...No matter what type bearing or seal.

    Short of that,pressure differences will insure moisture gets...
  19. You can remove it and buff it out. Just did a...

    You can remove it and buff it out.

    Just did a seat post and neck this weekend.One was powder coated,one was anodized.
  20. And to make things more cloudy,some sizes come...

    And to make things more cloudy,some sizes come both ways....Or used to anyways....:)
  21. 127.5 isn't either in case somebody needs to...

    127.5 isn't either in case somebody needs to know.....Q factor on all cranks is not equal....Some cranks need an offset in order to have the pedals centered.

    The 127.5 fits my old SR triple...
  22. There are steel body rat trap pedals. Ain't...

    There are steel body rat trap pedals.

    Ain't worth fixing but that's no reason why you can't if you wish.Bolt on rails will work just fine and dandy.

    Might as well make them out of an old file...
  23. Surprize! Not all BB are symmetrical.....

    Surprize! Not all BB are symmetrical.....
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    I don't think those rims are 20 mm ID or...

    I don't think those rims are 20 mm ID or OD.....Might be a little tough getting 2" wide tires and tubes on there like in the pictures...Maybe I just never tried hard enough...:)
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    Looks like the skinny tires are 28 mm wide(1.1...

    Looks like the skinny tires are 28 mm wide(1.1 inches).Narrow tire for a "normal" mnt rim.That's a somewhat medium width tire for a street rim.

    I would use the 1.4 tire myself.Will look a little...
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