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    Charlot Constructeur Tandem Teaser

    Earlier this week I picked up this little gem. The pics are crappy because I just found it, but it's cool. Someone put a motor on it, which will likely come off. I'd appreciate any info about Charlot...
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    Here are the MRC brakes that live in my parts...

    Here are the MRC brakes that live in my parts box. Sorry for the quality of the picture; I feel like a failure after some of the gorgeous photos in this thread. Hopefully the quality and coolness is...
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    Another possibility is to use Gorilla Tape for...

    Another possibility is to use Gorilla Tape for rim strips. I know it will probably be frowned on here, but it works well. The tape will rip in a straight line—much like fabric—with a well measured...
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    I have a slightly different Cinelli bike stand....

    I have a slightly different Cinelli bike stand. It also came with a truing stand. I cleaned it up and it looks much better, but here are some before pictures:
    ...
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    Post Westminster Show & Tell

    I made the 1.5 hour trip to the swap and arrived a few minutes before 9:00am. There was a line, but it was manageable and I was in the door a few minutes after 9:00. This was my first time at this...
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    Sticky: ISO: broken, beat, or whipped Campagnolo NR rear...

    ISO: broken, beat, or whipped Campagnolo NR rear derailleur.
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    http://i71.photobucket.com/albums/i144/wjviet2/DSC...

    http://i71.photobucket.com/albums/i144/wjviet2/DSC00952.jpg
  8. What is this thing clamped to the back of a 40's Schwinn light weight?

    The wheel is wood and the tension is adjustable. But what is the purpose? Some sort of funky drag brake?

    WjV

    http://i71.photobucket.com/albums/i144/wjviet2/IMG_0136.jpg
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    Sticky: ISO: Old/broken Nuovo Record rear derailleur. The...

    ISO: Old/broken Nuovo Record rear derailleur. The return spring (I think that's what it's called; the one that returns the body to the lowest gear) can be broken. I will also not be using the cable...
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    After outlining transfer pricing all morning, I...

    After outlining transfer pricing all morning, I got out to enjoy a great DC afternoon. My Voyageur is a heck of a gal. I decided to take only one bike (out of ~14) to DC for my masters program, and...
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    Is this ebay Rossignoli too far gone?

    I have been after a Cambio Corsa bike for years. I have close to working set up, but I don't have a frame. I've been keeping my eye out and nothing has appeared (that I can afford). I wouldn't mind...
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    Quintana Roo:...

    Quintana Roo:
    http://i71.photobucket.com/albums/i144/wjviet2/DSC01063.jpg

    Wrong side of Match Paramount:
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    Gitane with Vitus dropout...
  13. I've got a two sided version of the Cinelli...

    I've got a two sided version of the Cinelli stand, with truing stand that mounts on top. Its since been sandblasted, cleaned, and repainted.
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    Sticky: Common in metal shops:...

    Common in metal shops: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Automatic_center_punch

    Also ISO: Front and rear Nuovo Record Axles, have the QR's and any Colnago panto'd parts that don't have a home.
    Have: a...
  15. Thanks Otis. Super is what I meant, not Master......

    Thanks Otis. Super is what I meant, not Master... What were the giveaways if you don't mind me asking?

    Cheers,
    WjV
  16. Is my new Colnago a Master, Mexico or Something Else?

    This is essentially another episode of what I found in Fort Collins Colorado, a Colnago.

    The story: About a week ago at around 10:00PM a seller listed a Colnago road bike on Ft. Collins ...
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    This was a quick 15$ project that produced some...

    This was a quick 15$ project that produced some pretty true wheels.

    http://i71.photobucket.com/albums/i144/wjviet2/DSC00799.jpg
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    Best of new and old Pumps: Silca vs Lezyne

    About a month ago my dad asked if I had any ideas for a Christmas present for my mom. I knew she was looking for a nice floor pump and subsequently did some research on the best pumps available. I...
  19. I've done much more blasphemous things to vintage...

    I've done much more blasphemous things to vintage bikes, as evidenced below. Keep in mind I put this build together (as in I had nothing but the frame) in about 2 weeks for the Tour de Wyoming. I...
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    Sticky: ISO: Older Silca floor pump. I'm looking for...

    ISO: Older Silca floor pump. I'm looking for something I can rebuild and maybe repaint, so the gnarlier, the better. I think most of the parts are available, so it doesn't even have to be complete!
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    http://i71.photobucket.com/albums/i144/wjviet2/DSC...

    http://i71.photobucket.com/albums/i144/wjviet2/DSC00808.jpg
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    Ahhh bummer. I've been after one of these for a...

    Ahhh bummer. I've been after one of these for a while and trying to snipe one on ebay. I've lost quite a few (including the nice one that ended today) by a bid or two. Now that you've stirred up the...
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    White did you say? ...

    White did you say?

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  24. Thread: road bike pedals

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    I've never tried them but I like the look (not...

    I've never tried them but I like the look (not the price) of the White Industries pedals. I believe I've seen similar shape without the price tag, cast rather than machined.

    WJV...
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    Sticky: ISO: Campagnolo Belt Buckle 28.6 braze on...

    ISO:
    Campagnolo Belt Buckle
    28.6 braze on front derailleur adapter
    Sunshine Professional Track Hubs
    Nice 5 speed freewheel
    MRC or Hooker Aero Brakes (long shot...)
    Any vintage CNC'd road bits...
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