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Whew a lot of great info and more research ahead (while I save up a few bucks). Most likely going to lean towards the SP - B&M set up with the e-werk.
Rodger that! Thank you
Thank you. Yes I have heard some great things about SONs. The price point is where the heartache is.
I know you get what you pay for so im looking for a functional middle ground
Looking to do a dynamo build for my surly disc trucker. Been researching the Schmidt, which looks all around great, but is pretty steep. My LBS recommended the SP Dynamo SD8 or PD8 and...
Did a little more research and found them to be the 1940 New World Sports Tourist Pair - Model W3MFC and Model W3LFC
Both are cottered and have the same design
On the women's bike one of the grips is missing and the other is cracked. AS Hub Number AW 9
On the men's bike the back rim is rotted and broken byt the hub is still intact. AS Hub Number just AW
https://www.flickr.com/photos/125859403@N07/ MORE PICS!!
Picked up these 2 Barn Finds this weekend for $125 (for the pair). I have worked on restoring bikes before (mostly 80s and 70s), but never worked on something this old, dirty, rusty,...
That is going off the Levis measurement. Stopped over at the LBS this weekend and they suggested a longer stem (110mm).
After getting measured at the store they said I would prob be best with a...
I recently inherited a Surly LHT from a friend and instantly fell in love w the brand. The only problem is I am 5'11" w a 30 in inseam and the bike is 53 cm. Its a great ride but a...
Great thank you for the info forum!
I am looking to switch out my older Continental Touring tires for something fresh before I go on my tour from Pitt to DC on the C&O Canal. A majority of the time I use this bike as my...
Thanks for the info everyone! Just emailed him...fingers crossed.
Looking to replace a pair of 700 x 25c tires on my 1988 schwinn prelude. I found a pair of 700 x 23mm Continental 4000 on CL and was wondering if they would fit.
Guy is asking $25 so these would...
Working on my latest find, a 1996 Mongoose Omega with Shimano RSX shifters, and noticed that the front deraillier is not shifting. As of right now the chain is on the largest sproket of the front...
Sweet! Yeah pulled the trigger this morning and quite happy. I know mongoose was good back in the day, but knew the quality has not been the same for a long time.
Looking to pick up a Mongoose Omega for $100 and not sure if its worth it. I know these bikes were good in 1996, but is it worth the money now?
Comes with Full Shimano RSX...
Actually nevermind. Looked closer at the pic and it does not have track drop outs..must be a 10 speed conversion. Thank you anyway.
Looking at 1979 Bianchi Pista Super Sport with new Gatorskin Tires and Origin 8 track attack deep v wheelset. Seller is looking for $225.
This is what it looks le with the current tires. Do you think there will be enough clearence?
Just checked and it does feel like it has the bumps
I have a older 10 speed with 27 1 1/4 tires. The tires are well worn and I found a 27 1 3/8 pair of tires on CL. Is the small fraction difference major? Or is it an easy swap out and...