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    My main error, and it was mine, was assuming that...

    My main error, and it was mine, was assuming that most of my current tools would work. I have built up ten bikes over the last couple of years, and am used to having to pick up the occasional tool,...
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    Thanks everyone for the advice and the...

    Thanks everyone for the advice and the entertainment. I don't normally vent in forums like these, but had spent my lunch hours for three straight days trying to get the headset loose so I can...
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    Does campagnono translate to...

    "I will build things of odd sizes and that need special tools to work on them"?:notamused: Evidence to date, and I am just beginning. 1. Delta brakes - cable release with a 3.5mm hex, not a 3 or a...
  4. A follow up and some more campy questions

    Rather than muddy up a prior thread, I am back with some info, and a couple more questions. I did not have a missing b screw, it is a 2mm hex, set into the rd. There is a barrel adjuster on the...
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    I just had to use this process as well. Someone...

    I just had to use this process as well. Someone really gorilled the bike. I never did get the drive side crank arm off the spindle.
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    Campy RD questions

    Hi all,

    I have never had campy components before, so please forgive my lack of knowledge. My latest acquisition has what I believe to be a C Record RD, running a 6 speed freewheel. Is this an...
  7. The finished product. Just sold this a couple of...

    The finished product. Just sold this a couple of days ago, and thought it appropriate to post these since I posted the before pics above.459175459176
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    Thanks Aaron. For what I paid, I could make...

    Thanks Aaron. For what I paid, I could make quite a bit by parting it out, loathe as I am to do so. You're right, the rear hubs match the front. I don't like the bladed spokes, and suspect they...
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    A couple more pics and some questions. What...

    A couple more pics and some questions. What component set are these? I confess to knowing nothing about Campy. The shifters may go and be replaced with downtube shifters. Is the RD index...
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    456976456979456978Some pics of the bike. I will...

    456976456979456978Some pics of the bike. I will work on getting more detail. Cinelli stem and bars, everything else Campy, including delta brakes and high flange hubs. Exception are the bar end...
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    Scapin? Info on the brand

    Hi all,

    I am heading out of town, so won't be around for a couple of days, and don't have pics yet; but can anyone fill me in on Scapin bikes? I don't find much searching the interwebs, but it...
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    +1 on turning the tire inside out. Last year, we...

    +1 on turning the tire inside out. Last year, we had two guys with tiny pieces of glass that were undetectable until we did that (one of them, me). Once we found it, we could flick it out with the...
  13. +1 on Niagara

    +1 on Niagara
  14. Posted this in Catch of the day, so a...

    Posted this in Catch of the day, so a duplication. Picked this one up last week. I think a 77, as it has cotterless cranks. Suntour derailleurs, wheels do not match. I think the rear, an araya is...
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    Picked up this Raleigh Grand Prix for $40. My...

    Picked up this Raleigh Grand Prix for $40. My first Raleigh, and it looks like it will clean up nicely. According to Sheldon, the cotterless cranks put it '77 or later. Suntour derailleurs,...
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    Bringing an old thread to current - Do we still...

    Bringing an old thread to current - Do we still have a ride this Saturday? I plan to be there, just let me know time and place.

    Bob
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    [QUOTE=The Golden Boy;17589204]Is that after they...

    [QUOTE=The Golden Boy;17589204]Is that after they changed all the one way streets?

    The downtown is still legendary for that.

    Hell, I still have no idea what's north of St. Paul... that just...
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    Unless you want to spend a LOT of time getting...

    Unless you want to spend a LOT of time getting back out. I lived in Waukesha for eight years, and the getting lost stories still don't get old after being gone for eleven.
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    Spotted Cow

    Spotted Cow
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    Go with Kopp's for the burgers and custard. ...

    Go with Kopp's for the burgers and custard. Culver's has turned into a multi-state chain operation; and, Kopp's had better burgers anyway. Water Street Brewery is a good choice as well. If you are...
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    That is a great starting point for rides. Lots...

    That is a great starting point for rides. Lots of parking, and the lot has direct access to the path. It might be best to designate one end of the lot; if the weather is nice, there will be many...
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    No offense taken. I was guessing on the year...

    No offense taken. I was guessing on the year based on the Vintage Trek site, and what I think to be the year codes on the FD and RD.
  23. Welcome to the area. I have a friend that rides...

    Welcome to the area. I have a friend that rides Saturday mornings from the Cyclery, and they ride FAST; at least the group he rides with. I ride with a group that has riders on both sides of the...
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    Thanks for the correction. This was a fun...

    Thanks for the correction. This was a fun project, especially how well it cleaned up, and how good the condition is. Here are some before pictures.429272429273429274
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    I ride through there pretty regularly.

    I ride through there pretty regularly.
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