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07-12-21, 05:11 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,476
Posted By msl109

Yes, Zombie thread, but still good info coming...

Yes, Zombie thread, but still good info coming in..
Forum: For Sale
07-06-21, 09:35 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,090
Posted By msl109

No problem - thank you, Joe. Just let me know the...

No problem - thank you, Joe. Just let me know the final details, no rush.
Forum: For Sale
07-05-21, 10:20 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,090
Posted By msl109

Sure, no problem! Thanks, Mike

Sure, no problem! Thanks, Mike
Forum: For Sale
07-05-21, 09:10 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,090
Posted By msl109

Hi Joe - do you still have these? Would like to...

Hi Joe - do you still have these? Would like to buy them. Let me know what shipping would be if so. Thanks!
2 of the Michelin HiLite Supercomp H. D.
2 Michelin pro race yellow black 23
2...
12-07-20, 10:39 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,632
Posted By msl109

Hey Joe - had emailed you my info - did you get...

Hey Joe - had emailed you my info - did you get it?
11-28-20, 11:53 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 784
Posted By msl109

They look very similar, but I'm seeing wrench...

They look very similar, but I'm seeing wrench flats that suggest cup and cone construction in those. But they are so similar in appearance to the Alpins that I'd think the same company may have...
11-24-20, 05:03 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 784
Posted By msl109

btw, not to derail, but are the Pelissiers a...

btw, not to derail, but are the Pelissiers a similar design or a more traditional one? Read somewhere that the Alpin name was an offshoot of Pelissier but I've also seen that contradicted. They...
11-24-20, 04:57 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 784
Posted By msl109

Yes, they don't need servicing, as they've...

Yes, they don't need servicing, as they've never been used. I just have a thing about knowing I can rebuild a mechanism - not a fan of disposables. Should I ever attempt a rebuild, your advice...
11-22-20, 04:11 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 784
Posted By msl109

Thanks for the translation - so it seems they...

Thanks for the translation - so it seems they were never intended for servicing. Guess I'll hope the 40+ yo grease i there has aged well!

As to clamping the hub, I know that has an effect with...
11-22-20, 10:43 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 784
Posted By msl109

I might add they're extremely light.

I might add they're extremely light.
11-22-20, 10:42 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 784
Posted By msl109

Yes - nice looking they are - makes me sorry I...

Yes - nice looking they are - makes me sorry I have the small flange... Finish is top notch.
11-22-20, 10:39 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 784
Posted By msl109

It's probably a tight press fit, like a bearing,...

It's probably a tight press fit, like a bearing, not meant for servicing by the likes of me. And it would require disassembly of the wheel, of course...
11-22-20, 10:36 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 784
Posted By msl109

No, they did not come apart easily - looks like...

No, they did not come apart easily - looks like they would need something akin to a bearing puller to take apart. But they're definitely sealed bearings as is confirmed by later posts in this...
11-21-20, 11:04 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 784
Posted By msl109

Alpin (?) French hubs - IDing / servicing

Picked these 28h French thread hubs up NOS a few years back and built them up. Believe the brand is Alpin but the stylized logo leaves some doubt. They're silky...
11-12-20, 05:55 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,632
Posted By msl109

Sure - would like to see the formula. Actually...

Sure - would like to see the formula. Actually going to have some body work done on my car in a few days and the guy I'm using might do me a favor ...
11-12-20, 05:52 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,632
Posted By msl109

I stand corrected!

I stand corrected!
Forum: Road Cycling
11-02-20, 12:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 527
Posted By msl109

Just discovered that Ultegra 6700s have flats....

Just discovered that Ultegra 6700s have flats. Probably possible to dig up some NOS or excellent condition ones.

https://www.rei.com/product/826159/shimano-ultegra-pd-6700-spd-sl-pedals
Forum: Road Cycling
10-26-20, 12:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 527
Posted By msl109

Doesn't seem like a lot of options - what brands/...

Doesn't seem like a lot of options - what brands/ model Delta pedals are you using (replacing)?
Forum: Road Cycling
10-26-20, 11:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 527
Posted By msl109

Recc's for Lightweight Look pedals or similar type cleat pedals with WRENCH FLATS

Hey folks - let me preface this by saying I posted something similar about a week back, but I think the thread got a bit derailed. Thought it might work better on this subforum.
for reference, ...
10-23-20, 09:27 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 679
Posted By msl109

Absolutely. I like the Allen sockets, but only as...

Absolutely. I like the Allen sockets, but only as a second option or for convenience in installation. Perhaps we can start petitioning manufacturers. Wonder how many mechanics have strong feelings...
10-23-20, 09:17 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 679
Posted By msl109

Agreed - it's always good to have a second option...

Agreed - it's always good to have a second option when there's a potential a part may become stuck. I've had very well greased threads on a new pedal and new crank seize by the end of one season, ...
10-23-20, 08:58 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 679
Posted By msl109

[QUOTE=Ferrouscious;21755979]It absolutely is on...

[QUOTE=Ferrouscious;21755979]It absolutely is on these cranks. They're 300 grams! That's roughly the same as the hollowed out Cannondale Hollowgram SiSL2 cranks that are bonded together... Aluminum...
10-23-20, 08:49 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 679
Posted By msl109

Right you are - I didn't catch the square taper...

Right you are - I didn't catch the square taper in that pic and had the wrong end of the dog bone - indeed the square broach would be a more likely inroad for that sort of failure, but that type of...
10-22-20, 07:13 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 679
Posted By msl109

It may be hard to tell from the picture, but...

It may be hard to tell from the picture, but there isn't much material at all surrounding the socket and they're known to crack when overtorqued and ridden hard. See pic below...
10-22-20, 07:08 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 679
Posted By msl109

And unfortunately, that's what I'm looking for -...

And unfortunately, that's what I'm looking for - it's a 17.5 lb Ti Serotta that I don't want to make any heavier.
10-22-20, 02:50 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 679
Posted By msl109

Good call - Speedplays are what's on there now -...

Good call - Speedplays are what's on there now - I just don't love them.
10-22-20, 02:25 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 679
Posted By msl109

If only there were press fit caps - no, it's one...

If only there were press fit caps - no, it's one piece, and drilling would probably compromise the structural integrity of the crank. I'd change the crank before doing that. I can sell the pedals for...
10-22-20, 10:53 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 679
Posted By msl109

Modern lightweight pedals for closed back (Topline) pedal sockets?

Hi folks - finally broke down and bought a new set of Time Xpresso pedals. Went to install them and realized I couldn't use them. My crankset is a Topline - the inner face of the crankarm is closed...
10-01-20, 05:16 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 768
Posted By msl109

You get no gingerbread, then; you and the others...

You get no gingerbread, then; you and the others who said it was a worn cog were right. The der. hanger wasn't out of alignment, but the cage was bent a bit. I realigned it, and that had some...
10-01-20, 07:25 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 768
Posted By msl109

Anyone want to chime in on this? Most of what...

Anyone want to chime in on this? Most of what I've read from professional sources says otherwise.
09-30-20, 09:37 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 768
Posted By msl109

The chain is brand new! I don't see any...

The chain is brand new!
I don't see any significant rounding off on the cog teeth but I know that can be subtle.
the hanger may be slightly bent - will have it checked.
pretty sure the...
09-30-20, 06:40 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 768
Posted By msl109

Thanks - you're probably right about wear. The...

Thanks - you're probably right about wear. The chain is new, so that's not the issue. I'll replace the first few sprockets with ones I know have had no issues, have the alignment checked and see...
09-30-20, 05:12 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 768
Posted By msl109

True - and its about as tight as I'd want it as...

True - and its about as tight as I'd want it as is. I think the suggestion that the hanger is out of line may be the situation - going to check into that and also try another cassette just to check...
09-30-20, 02:39 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 768
Posted By msl109

Well, the chain is indeed too short for that,...

Well, the chain is indeed too short for that, and that's why I can't see shortening it even more. But I'm not talking about crossing the chain all the way to extremes (large front to large rear)
09-30-20, 02:35 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 768
Posted By msl109

thought so. Possible culprit? I think the...

thought so. Possible culprit?

I think the derailleur cage itself may be bent.
09-30-20, 02:01 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 768
Posted By msl109

Chain slipping, tension and chainline seem right ??

Hi folks - just built up an older Cannondale 3.0 for my wife. Used an HG90 cassette, 13-30 in what looks like good condition, Shimano 105 (RD1050) RD. Wipperman chain.
The chain is slipping under...
09-24-20, 09:00 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 809
Posted By msl109

Just thought I'd follow up and thank all for...

Just thought I'd follow up and thank all for their help. I ground down the cables to Campy dimensions and all is well.
Forum: Want To Buy
09-12-20, 08:56 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 317
Posted By msl109

Ti railed Selle Italia Turbomatic

VG to exc condition
Forum: Want To Buy
09-12-20, 08:55 AM
Forum: For Sale
09-11-20, 07:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 839
Posted By msl109

Hi - if you still want to sell it here, let me...

Hi - if you still want to sell it here, let me know - don't think I see it on Evilbay yet
09-07-20, 10:37 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,733
Posted By msl109

Sounds like a guy I knew whose wife was always...

Sounds like a guy I knew whose wife was always pushing him to sell his guitars off (he had about 80) He didn't want to sell any. So he'd price them astronomically and moan about how bad the market...
Forum: Want To Buy
09-02-20, 10:33 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 481
Posted By msl109

WTB 18, 24, 28 HG cassette cogs (sprockets) (for 7 speed setup)

If anyone has one or more of these taking up room in your parts drawer ...
Need the 24 and 28. I can get away with a 19 if no one has an 18, but the others are needed within 1 tooth.
Light ones...
Forum: For Sale
09-02-20, 09:16 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 544
Posted By msl109

Shimano 600 Ultegra tricolor front hub 36H clean and smooth $15 + actual ship

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Forum: Want To Buy
09-01-20, 10:53 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 309
Posted By msl109

Shimano 7s HG cassette 11through13 to 26 or 28 teeth

Looking for a 7s Shimano
cassette that's 105 grade or better. I think (not sure) the HG50 through the HG90 fit that description. I can buy a Tourney new for 20 bucks but looking for something nicer.
Forum: Want To Buy
09-01-20, 04:16 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 366
Posted By msl109

Wtb: Huret Success (not new success) VG to EXC condition

Hi folks - looking for one of these to replace a clunky Simplex on a Peugeot and keep it French ...
I have a Duopar and a Jubilee, but want something more serviceable than the Jubilee and not as...
08-29-20, 10:15 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,530
Posted By msl109

Crit bike but will be used in varying road...

Crit bike but will be used in varying road conditions ..
08-29-20, 09:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 809
Posted By msl109

Should have known I was setting myself up for a...

Should have known I was setting myself up for a limerick. But no, I have no intention of slipping them back in - would be pressing my luck. Though if you read my last post before this, referencing...
08-29-20, 01:01 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 809
Posted By msl109

One more note - the 6th posting in the thread...

One more note - the 6th posting in the thread below suggests the older Campy Ergos were compatible with both cable ends - possible that's my situation? Would explain why they gave me no trouble...
08-29-20, 12:49 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 809
Posted By msl109

just measured them - 4.3mm - that IS Shimano...

just measured them - 4.3mm - that IS Shimano spec, no?
08-29-20, 12:46 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 809
Posted By msl109

Ok, so they slipped right out. The rear cable...

Ok, so they slipped right out. The rear cable just popped out on its own. I've got a set of Campy cables, but if all I need to do is file them down a bit with a rotary tool, at least they wouldn't...
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