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  1. Thread: C&V Sin?

    by Barrettscv
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    I know that the triple will get me hanged for...

    I know that the triple will get me hanged for heresy, but I enjoy vintage Italian wine with my Italian food more than I enjoy vintage Italian gearing. I started my road bike addiction with a...
  2. Thread: C&V Sin?

    by Barrettscv
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    Mountain-bike derailleurs on a Road bike; ...

    Mountain-bike derailleurs on a Road bike;

    http://i289.photobucket.com/albums/ll210/wildcat-bucket/ItalCXdrivetrainphoto_zps5e9a7ba4.jpg
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    Where are you located and will the bike be used...

    Where are you located and will the bike be used in wet weather? Cantilever brakes are good performers in dry conditions, Disc brakes have a considerable advantage in wet weather. If the bike will be...
  4. Have a great trip to Italy. I'd love to have an...

    Have a great trip to Italy. I'd love to have an Italian Frame-builder work his magic for me.
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    Sorry to hear, Bill. Please stay strong.

    Sorry to hear, Bill. Please stay strong.
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    Yes, that's the set I'm considering.

    Yes, that's the set I'm considering.
  7. I can only wear one at a time.

    I can only wear one at a time.
  8. Only when descending a 45 mph hill ;-)

    Only when descending a 45 mph hill ;-)
  9. Ties are most important component on the bike. I...

    Ties are most important component on the bike. I have the following on hand;

    700x50 Schwalbe Marathon Supreme
    700x47 Schwalbe Smart Sam
    700x40 Schwalbe Marathon Dureme
    700x40 Clement X'plor USH...
  10. Good job. Putting time and resources into a...

    Good job. Putting time and resources into a vintage bike is always justified.
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    Yes, I think the wheelset will be strong enough....

    Yes, I think the wheelset will be strong enough. I have a wheelset with Sun CR 18 rims that I like. That rim would be my first choice, if I could find an economical Shimano 105/Sun CR 18 wheelset for...
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    Mavic CPX 22, Clyde rated?

    I need a new wheelset for a Road bike I'm using for fitness rides and the occasional century. I found a 32 hole wheelset with Shimano 105 hubs and CPX 22 rims. I'm 225 lbs and had a wheel set with 32...
  13. Most of my bikes cost less than this (initially).

    Most of my bikes cost less than this (initially).
  14. It's been hot in Chicago this week, but the days...

    It's been hot in Chicago this week, but the days are getting shorter.
  15. My cycling includes a wide range of activities...

    My cycling includes a wide range of activities with a wide range of cycling enthusiasts. I've been enjoying the classic & vintage cycling subculture during the last 5 years. Most of my surplus...
  16. Do you have a triple crankset for an 8 speed...

    Do you have a triple crankset for an 8 speed chain?
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    What size tires do you have now?

    What size tires do you have now?
  18. I moved the section of the chain with the pin...

    I moved the section of the chain with the pin onto the big chainring. I was able to break it off with a needle nose pliers.
  19. How can I shear the pilot pin on a Shimano chain

    I just installed a new 10 speed Shimano chain. I used the pilot pin provided. The pin is fully installed, now I need to break off the pilot half of the pin.

    Is there any way to finish off the job...
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    I installed Shimano trigger shifters with...

    I installed Shimano trigger shifters with integral brake levers on the open section behind the stem. The installation is identical to the example in post 17. Very easy to operate the shifters and...
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    Yes, any rim from 23 to 30+mm wide, if the bike...

    Yes, any rim from 23 to 30+mm wide, if the bike is a 29er.

    Does your bike have 26 inch rims?

    Consider the Schwalbe Big Ben 50-559 or the Kendra Kozmik Lite Pro 50-559
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    700x40 Kendra Happy Medium or 700x40 Clement...

    700x40 Kendra Happy Medium or 700x40 Clement X'plor MRO
  23. Sorry, I'll hold the one I have. I do have an...

    Sorry, I'll hold the one I have. I do have an extra Ultegra left 6603 for triple.
  24. Chicago to Rome is under $1000 right now. If the...

    Chicago to Rome is under $1000 right now. If the weather is warm, bike from the Airport in any direction. If the weather is abnormally cool, stay along the coast or take a ferry to Sardinia.
  25. 5 jerseys 6 shorts 2 helmets 1 full length...

    5 jerseys
    6 shorts
    2 helmets
    1 full length tights for freezing weather
    1 rain pants
    2 rain vests
    1 rain jacket
    4 pair cycling gloves
    3 adapted gloves for freezing weather
    2 sets of winter...
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