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600 and 1200 is to harsh.
I switch them on my daughters bike.( Tektro 800a) If remember correctly we had to ever so slightly enlarge the opening for the cable anchor bolt to fit.
Nishiki Semi Pro Road Bike *Vintage*
Same with the "lower end" vintage bikes.Better quality then what you can get for a moderatly priced new.
Its quite Exhilarating!... and Liberating when you stop caring what others think of your appearance.
Plus, having to look people in the eye Improves your posture. ;)
I use a paint sealer to prolong the shine on Aluminum and stave off the oxide that forms over time.
Its called Wolfgang deepgloss sealer
and goes on like wax.
OT.... I went a slightly different route.
Fish ponds at Bonneville.
Found a shimano Deore 8 speed with triple front set up and enough bottle generators to power this walkman cassette player with weather station.
Ya know,the 'HOT' Portland market has really really cooled off lately.They are probably worth more in parts than whole but I'd still be upside down.
I do have some Schwinn non three speed frames...
Desconhecido, Here is my 52' Sport as found and far as I can tell is oringinal.With Galvanized spokes and has remnants of the original hand grips and saddle.The grips match the ones Nlerner posted...
Minivan? Do stop by,The three speeds have taken over my garage
Buy it! Quick!
You do realize this is a forum for enablers, right?!!
adventurepdx Just curious if that was you that we ran into at the N.E. Sundayparkways ride last Summer? I was on the Tourist with the hairpin saddle and also had the 50's Sport with dress guards.
Nah,fraid not. But thats really cool of them! Also somewhat impressed someone had a cotter press. :)
The porky pig swears video was so unexpected it almost had me in tears.
I had to chuckle, I may know them... or they have an Identical twinn. :)
Is that someone who mates a Murray bicycle with Motobecanes?
Detailed statue of Sacagawea we across today.
With Aluminum it becomes even more Obnoxious. The solution is to remove (scuff) the smooth factory finish with 80 grrit. In a pinch once I used the concrete on the driveway.