Go Back  Bike Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

Notices
 
Search: Posts Made By: noobinsf
Showing results 1 to 50 of 243
Search took 0.03 seconds.
09-18-20, 03:55 PM
Replies: 602
Views: 125,077
Posted By bOsscO

Primer, paint, modified vinyl decals, and...

Primer, paint, modified vinyl decals, and clearcoat are finished. Now it's off to my LBS for a new Cane Creek 40 headset. ...
09-15-20, 11:24 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 954
Posted By 3alarmer

. ...people laugh at me when they see the milk...

.
...people laugh at me when they see the milk crate full of old seat posts, (in common and uncommon diameters,) I collected over the years buying them at the bike co-op. Now I'm RICH !! RICH I tell...
09-15-20, 04:16 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 973
Posted By ScottRyder

Careful, they're addictive! I've restored three,...

Careful, they're addictive! I've restored three, the earliest is a 1978 in red/white. Get a bunch, grab your friends and beers and play "Lord Nelson", which is a seaborne version of dodge ball.
...
09-14-20, 06:36 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 973
Posted By Dfrost

My Dad and I raced Sunfish, and the narrower...

My Dad and I raced Sunfish, and the narrower cockpit-less Sailfish for many years on our neighborhood lake SW of Denver. Serious fun, nowhere near the money pit of larger boats.

Bike content: As...
09-14-20, 07:18 AM
Replies: 753
Views: 202,758
Posted By amedias

Singular Osprey in 700c ...

Singular Osprey in 700c

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/img_6421_176b08f4ab2ebbaa3558f88ee1e52dcd9381b51d.jpg

And same again in 650B
...
09-10-20, 02:50 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,850
Posted By merziac

Are we going to get to see the completed...

Are we going to get to see the completed masterpiece? ;)
09-09-20, 03:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 264
Posted By non-fixie

Me too. I must have watched it more than ten...

Me too. I must have watched it more than ten times. RIP, mr Hirose.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rzn_PggoqcM
09-07-20, 04:59 AM
Replies: 753
Views: 202,758
Posted By milky

650b Pug ...

650b Pug

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1500x2000/8lvxtbg_a1f25b98b605796257a69bf527a119475a6905d2.jpg
09-04-20, 11:18 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 625
Posted By Brewsmith

Italian threads all around and 126mm-127mm rear...

Italian threads all around and 126mm-127mm rear spacing. Thanks for asking!
09-03-20, 03:01 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,447
Posted By Korina

Revivifying this zombie thread because I have...

Revivifying this zombie thread because I have show off my thrift shop score.

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/800x683/img_1841_4cf738e733aab0654016c7d2349b1686572b8eac.jpg
09-03-20, 11:28 AM
Replies: 753
Views: 202,758
Posted By bear_a_bug

Good time to post my completed '83 Trek 620...

Good time to post my completed '83 Trek 620 project.

Decided to hold off on implementing a full dynamo system for now, as I sort of like having a dynamo-less wheelset. If/when I move to New Mexico...
09-02-20, 01:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 390
Posted By SurferRosa

You're either slightly insane or you have a sick,...

You're either slightly insane or you have a sick, trolling sense of humor with all these random, nonsensical replies to every sales thread.

:wtf:
08-26-20, 10:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 551
Posted By tricky

Post a build thread!

Post a build thread!
08-26-20, 12:51 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 880
Posted By merziac

scozim I'd be careful, you might scare her...

scozim

I'd be careful, you might scare her even more if you show her a pile like that. ;)
08-25-20, 09:10 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 973
Posted By cudak888

Bluetooth seatstay. -Kurt

Bluetooth seatstay.

-Kurt
08-24-20, 10:09 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 367
Posted By machinist42

Sent a PM, so did call "dibs" I suppose?

Sent a PM, so did call "dibs" I suppose?
08-24-20, 03:12 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 279
Posted By randyjawa

True enough but there are other things that will...

True enough but there are other things that will cause this kind of wear.

Pads, themselves, when left to suffer the ravages of time can, and darn well will, become very hard. I learned this the...
08-24-20, 12:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 279
Posted By Dfrost

Measure the overall dimension of the rim + a...

Measure the overall dimension of the rim + a small ball bearing that fits between the lip and “floor”. Then measure the ball bearing alone and subtract. Voila...

Regardless, I’d also say the rim...
08-23-20, 09:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 279
Posted By repechage

Measure them with a quality digital caliper say...

Measure them with a quality digital caliper
say halfway between the valve and the rim joint
keep track, donít worry, watch
08-23-20, 08:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 279
Posted By Salamandrine

I can't really tell just from photos, but that...

I can't really tell just from photos, but that scratching looks pretty trivial. It comes from riding with rocks stuck in the brake pads.

Ideally you'd measure the sidewall thickness and the...
08-23-20, 04:35 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 773
Posted By mech986

California Wildfires threatening many C&V membersí homes and property

Hey all, The California wildfires have been threatening significant portions of the Big Sur area, Santa Cruz mountains, and northern California. A lot of C&V members live in those areas and many have...
08-21-20, 04:09 PM
Replies: 174
Views: 6,272
Posted By top506

Two, both Campy NR: The RD and that horrid,...

Two, both Campy NR: The RD and that horrid, horrid two bolt seat post.

Top
08-19-20, 03:05 PM
Replies: 602
Views: 125,077
Posted By FujiSam

Benotto!

Just finished putting together this sweet Benotto for my partner! Nothing special about it other than it's cool to see a Benotto MTB. Parts bin special: Bullmooses from my High Sierra, Peugot...
08-19-20, 02:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 392
Posted By robertj298

Team Fuji moves to the country.

Maiden voyage of 23 miles today. A very nice ride.
https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1500x2000/20200819_141345_01_c5dea920452d5832c27d9141edda374e4a74cc64.jpeg...
08-18-20, 05:35 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,196
Posted By SJX426

Done: It does look cleaner. ...

Done: It does look cleaner.
https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50240332551_f4f5c76f07_c.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2jxyQwc)P1030664 (https://flic.kr/p/2jxyQwc) on Flickr...
08-17-20, 08:21 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,904
Posted By scozim

Been a couple of weeks. The bike has cleaned up...

Been a couple of weeks. The bike has cleaned up well. I slapped on some cheap Performance Forte Strada 700X25 tires but will eventually go to tubulars with Continental Sprinter Gatorskins. Swapped...
08-15-20, 05:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 563
Posted By SurferRosa

Larry David's coattails.

Larry David's coattails.
08-14-20, 08:58 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,213
Posted By Sedgemop

Get it. You can definitely ride it a while,...

Get it. You can definitely ride it a while, scratch the nostalgia itch, and flip it.
08-12-20, 01:17 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 764
Posted By canopus

That is attractive and really looks like it was...

That is attractive and really looks like it was made by a machinist or someone who dabbled in it... a lot.
08-11-20, 04:18 PM
Replies: 2,739
Views: 647,487
Posted By SurferRosa

The '82 912 is on its third crankset in less than...

The '82 912 is on its third crankset in less than a year. Not that the first two didn't work well. I really love the Triomphe. But when I recently picked up a Chorus crank on a flip, I had to use it...
08-11-20, 11:21 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 848
Posted By tyrion

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1920x1080/thats_what_she_said_4b4e4f82926f1a37d6272cc92a95941cb475bc22.jpg
08-10-20, 04:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 670
Posted By obrentharris

This little beauty showed up in my P.O. Box...

This little beauty showed up in my P.O. Box today! What a fine piece of work. I'm definitely the only one on my block with one of these.
...
08-09-20, 11:12 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,529
Posted By branko_76

here's an example of what it can do to a an old...

here's an example of what it can do to a an old beat-up crankset.... First I use fine grit emery cloth to remove any deep scratches and gouges, next ShopSmith with soft wire wheel at slow speed, then...
08-09-20, 11:07 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,529
Posted By branko_76

My 1950's era ShopSmith no longer does any...

My 1950's era ShopSmith no longer does any woodworking duties so it is now my dedicated bike part cleaner/polisher....
...
08-09-20, 01:12 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,529
Posted By bikemig

Old books and tools

I taught myself how to work on bikes when I was in high school. My Dad bought me a Nishiki 10 speed to ride to high school complete with turkey levers and rat trap pedals. I decided to rebuild it. It...
08-09-20, 10:35 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,529
Posted By branko_76

no shop is complete without a sturdy VISE.... ...

no shop is complete without a sturdy VISE....

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1333/img_4990_1e15d666dcb53ea2325764147cb28680028df17b.jpg
08-09-20, 09:16 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,529
Posted By steelbikeguy

The Var 3rd Hand might be my only really vintage...

The Var 3rd Hand might be my only really vintage tool, although I've been accumulating bike tools since the mid 70's. I've had the spring versions of 3rd hands, but the Var tool just works so much...
08-09-20, 08:30 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,529
Posted By Petit Breton

hello from Argentina. There are some tools that...

hello from Argentina. There are some tools that are no longer available and from my point of view they are essential to repair and restore. I upload some photos to see what they think. Thank you...
08-09-20, 07:23 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,529
Posted By JohnDThompson

A couple oldies:

A couple oldies:
08-09-20, 07:06 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,529
Posted By mechanicmatt

I like this! I have an old Park version of the...

I like this! I have an old Park version of the tool, and have warped some parts of it from this same activity. Seems so logical to do what you are doing here with the clamp.
08-09-20, 03:12 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,529
Posted By merziac

This tool has been with me for 45 years, still...

This tool has been with me for 45 years, still does exactly what its supposed too.

Its all about leverage. ;)

...
08-08-20, 12:58 AM
Replies: 16,075
Views: 1,668,164
Posted By Drillium Dude

I rode my red bike in the PNW today, too. Just a...

I rode my red bike in the PNW today, too. Just a fast 25 miles on my normal out n' back route. Forgot my camera, but that's what Flickr is for:
...
08-06-20, 06:25 AM
Replies: 16,075
Views: 1,668,164
Posted By rccardr

43 miler through Virginia hunt country on the...

43 miler through Virginia hunt country on the Richard Sachs with a few friends. Gorgeous day, not too hot after the storm came through the night before.
...
08-05-20, 08:24 PM
Replies: 16,075
Views: 1,668,164
Posted By ascherer

About 30 miles of Maine coastal peninsula riding....

About 30 miles of Maine coastal peninsula riding. Ten degrees cooler than itís been, a great day on rolling hills.
...
08-03-20, 04:40 PM
Replies: 16,075
Views: 1,668,164
Posted By zukahn1

Got a nice vintage white Specialiazed branded...

Got a nice vintage white Specialiazed branded saddle off a salvage bike yesterday been looking for one on the cheap for a while for the 89 Hardrock looks and feels great n the bike. So I took it for...
08-02-20, 06:41 PM
Replies: 16,075
Views: 1,668,164
Posted By curbtender

Took a trip through the Oakland hills to Castro...

Took a trip through the Oakland hills to Castro Valley. Went offroad a couple of times to check out old haunts. The Big Beezer, Redwood, hill climb is back to its natural state(no pic)...
07-30-20, 07:01 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 531
Posted By gear64

The stalking comment is crazy. The few sites I've...

The stalking comment is crazy. The few sites I've done mapping from all have public/private settings and I would say encourage public posting. I enjoy seeing what variations others do, and I post...
07-30-20, 06:25 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 531
Posted By njkayaker

Talking about searching for routes as "stalking"...

Talking about searching for routes as "stalking" is silly.

Searching for routes on Ridewithgps is a normal thing to do and one of the benefits of the site.


​​​​​​
07-30-20, 06:23 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 551
Posted By aluminummonster

A Rare Deal in COVID Times

It's no doubt COVID has jacked up local second hand prices, especially in Madison where C&V bikes are usually a priced a bit high.

However, I saw a pic of a tire on FB marketplace with the...
07-30-20, 05:13 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 531
Posted By shelbyfv

On the menu bar across the top of the RWGPS page...

On the menu bar across the top of the RWGPS page there is "Find." That should be what you are looking for. Never thought of it as stalking, they seem to encourage it.:foo:
...
Showing results 1 to 50 of 243
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright © 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.