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06-18-21, 09:05 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,592
Posted By gkamieneski

Wheels MFG also made a shift 8 kit that allowed...

Wheels MFG also made a shift 8 kit that allowed you to space individual Veloce 9-speed cogs for use with Campagnolo 8-speed. The beauty of that implementation is that you didn’t have to drill rivets...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-06-21, 09:07 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,508
Posted By gkamieneski

I would recommend a Campy silver Chorus post, but...

I would recommend a Campy silver Chorus post, but the fluted version. To bad the fork isn’t black.
05-27-21, 08:12 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,376
Posted By gkamieneski

Whale Mart sells the Slime in both tubes and...

Whale Mart sells the Slime in both tubes and large cans. Can't go wrong.
05-27-21, 08:09 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 631
Posted By gkamieneski

+1 on the Wheels MFG replacement axles. I think...

+1 on the Wheels MFG replacement axles. I think the last one I purchased on Amazon.
05-27-21, 08:05 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 907
Posted By gkamieneski

Before doing anything drastic, I would clean the...

Before doing anything drastic, I would clean the inside of the seat tube fastidiously with alcohol, making sure it is free of anything slippery and dry. Then use a generous amount of carbon paste on...
05-26-21, 03:19 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 907
Posted By gkamieneski

Try another brand of carbon assembly paste....

Try another brand of carbon assembly paste. Finish Line perhaps.
Forum: Fatbikes
05-24-21, 06:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 303
Posted By gkamieneski

You didn't say whether Shimano or Campagnolo or...

You didn't say whether Shimano or Campagnolo or SRAM. As for Campagnolo, a 9-speed cassette WILL NOT fit an 8-speed freehub.
05-23-21, 05:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 421
Posted By gkamieneski

Running KMC 8-speed chain with Campagnolo 8-speed...

Running KMC 8-speed chain with Campagnolo 8-speed ergo. To me they work smoother than the SRAMs I have always used
05-21-21, 09:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 279
Posted By gkamieneski

OP indicated that he did not have the original...

OP indicated that he did not have the original fork, so that examination won't help. It sounds a lot like the SBX frame that I once had, but that was in celeste. I seem to recall them making this...
Forum: Framebuilders
05-18-21, 11:51 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 861
Posted By gkamieneski

Looks like you have it set up much like my Gavia...

Looks like you have it set up much like my Gavia with 8-speed Chorus Ergos and a very narrow block. Not sure, but that looks like a tubular wheelset as well. Raced that 12-21 block with 53/39 all...
Forum: Framebuilders
05-17-21, 01:23 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 861
Posted By gkamieneski

I have a Gavia TSX from around the same era. I...

I have a Gavia TSX from around the same era. I raced the frame and had a "subtle" crash where I was ridden over, but the bicycle was pretty much undisturbed. Still, I decided to have the local...
05-15-21, 08:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 497
Posted By gkamieneski

Funny how they "tear" at the BB cluster. ...

Funny how they "tear" at the BB cluster.

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05-12-21, 12:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 870
Posted By gkamieneski

I have a couple of the Moofit speed sensors from...

I have a couple of the Moofit speed sensors from Amazon. I am pretty sure I set the tire size and diameter in the app, and I would expect your speed sensor should be set up in the same manner.
05-11-21, 10:04 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 653
Posted By gkamieneski

Always used Wheels MFG. To me, they were as good...

Always used Wheels MFG. To me, they were as good if not better than OEM. Yes, they will bend after a while, but that's just because of lack of support with a freewheel hub.
05-09-21, 03:03 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,018
Posted By gkamieneski

Anyone who says this, has not ridden Campagnolo....

Anyone who says this, has not ridden Campagnolo. The World Pro Teams rode Shimano because they paid more for them to.
05-08-21, 08:57 PM
Replies: 2,013
Views: 210,199
Posted By gkamieneski

Agree on putting a few layers of glue on the base...

Agree on putting a few layers of glue on the base tape of the spare tubular before installing under the saddle. Doesn’t do a lot of good as a usable spare otherwise.
05-07-21, 07:30 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,258
Posted By gkamieneski

I have an almost identical Campagnolo Chorus...

I have an almost identical Campagnolo Chorus fluted seatpost. These were all made "shorf" per say. Their newer posts were longer, not fluted and just round alloy. So you're find using it at the max...
05-07-21, 10:54 AM
Replies: 2,013
Views: 210,199
Posted By gkamieneski

I had always used Vittoria Mastic, however my...

I had always used Vittoria Mastic, however my last set was done using the Continental glue in the orange tube for aluminum rims. To be honest, I was not able to discern any difference between the...
05-06-21, 08:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 523
Posted By gkamieneski

Long time delta user, PP396 and the Dura Ace and...

Long time delta user, PP396 and the Dura Ace and Ultegra version. Have 2 sets of Keo 2 Max pedals now with shoes that use the gray grip cleat and non-grip cleat. All perform equally well.

I...
05-06-21, 08:35 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 285
Posted By gkamieneski

May be best to remove the freehub, then reach...

May be best to remove the freehub, then reach inside with your fingers to feel for the bearing conditions. Generally there are 2 sealed bearings, one inboard, one outboard.

Not sure if you also...
05-06-21, 08:31 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 263
Posted By gkamieneski

With my Fulcrum 11-speed freehub and running a...

With my Fulcrum 11-speed freehub and running a 10-speed Ultegra cassette, I require both the 11 ==> 10 spacer that came with the hub as well as the 1mm shim that came with the cassette.
05-06-21, 08:12 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,258
Posted By gkamieneski

Looks to be a great find. Enjoy. One comment...

Looks to be a great find. Enjoy.

One comment I have is that both the seatpost and the stem may be above max level. You'll want to level the saddle and rotate the bars down somewhat. Cockpit looks...
05-01-21, 03:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 626
Posted By gkamieneski

Nothing but...with a 3TTT or Cinelli cockpit.

Nothing but...with a 3TTT or Cinelli cockpit.
05-01-21, 12:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 626
Posted By gkamieneski

Interesting. I think Basso was using Columbus and...

Interesting. I think Basso was using Columbus and Deda and their own "superlight" tubing. Never saw a Gap like this one. The bottom bracket looks to be investment cast with lugs, but all the other...
05-01-21, 11:01 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 626
Posted By gkamieneski

What is the tubing? Looks to be TIG welded, so...

What is the tubing? Looks to be TIG welded, so maybe aluminum?
04-30-21, 05:34 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 837
Posted By gkamieneski

I don't see a lot of harm in trying it. I'm using...

I don't see a lot of harm in trying it. I'm using Continental Revo sealant just now. It states that it can be used in tubulars and in tubes. If it doesn't perform well, I plan to try Caffelatex or...
04-28-21, 02:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 343
Posted By gkamieneski

I used it with a bluetooth speed sensor and an...

I used it with a bluetooth speed sensor and an iPad Mini 2 on WiFi only Worked great.
04-26-21, 05:47 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 680
Posted By gkamieneski

It's interesting that sometimes the dropouts are...

It's interesting that sometimes the dropouts are Campagnolo, sometimes pantographed Pinarello. I suspect the same with things like the seat post binder bolt. My Gavia has a Pinarello bolt, but my...
04-24-21, 06:46 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,583
Posted By gkamieneski

Interesting that none of these Genius framesets...

Interesting that none of these Genius framesets have the same graphics schemes as the OP's
04-24-21, 05:23 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,583
Posted By gkamieneski

Yeah, I seem to recall that I had Suntour Superbe...

Yeah, I seem to recall that I had Suntour Superbe Pro back then with a 7-speed Winner Pro freewheel. Broke several rear axles back then as well. You are correct the cassette design supports the rear...
04-23-21, 09:47 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,583
Posted By gkamieneski

Must be good to know you found the same serial...

Must be good to know you found the same serial number on the steerer tube as on the bottom bracket. Should be a great ride. My old SBX from that era was my favorite bicycle. Sadly I snapped a...
Forum: Touring
04-23-21, 09:42 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,350
Posted By gkamieneski

I am using 40Ml of Continental Revo in my...

I am using 40Ml of Continental Revo in my Sprinter sewups and tubed clincher wheelsets, mainly in the rear tires. I make sure I use replaceable presta core tubes with the clinchers, Continental...
04-22-21, 08:42 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,583
Posted By gkamieneski

Weird, none of my catalogs had the half-chromed...

Weird, none of my catalogs had the half-chromed fork with the Genius frames. Most came with full-chrome TIG welded unicrown forks.

Also wonder where the Columbus decal was positioned.
04-21-21, 10:22 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 680
Posted By gkamieneski

Here's the BB on my Gavia. ...

Here's the BB on my Gavia.

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04-21-21, 10:17 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,583
Posted By gkamieneski

Did Bianchi TIG weld Genius? Surprising if true.

Did Bianchi TIG weld Genius? Surprising if true.
04-20-21, 08:41 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,583
Posted By gkamieneski

Reminds me a lot of my old SBX, however this one...

Reminds me a lot of my old SBX, however this one looks to be TIG welded and I only remember Bianchi doing that to an AL frame, like my long gone SL Lite. Maybe a replacement fork?
04-19-21, 08:39 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 987
Posted By gkamieneski

Giant head tube. Must be a large size?

Giant head tube. Must be a large size?
04-19-21, 08:28 PM
Replies: 2,013
Views: 210,199
Posted By gkamieneski

What’s with the bead to bead puncture protection...

What’s with the bead to bead puncture protection on a sewup? Bead?
04-19-21, 08:23 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 680
Posted By gkamieneski

I have to ask, what vintage Pinarello doesn’t...

I have to ask, what vintage Pinarello doesn’t have chipping paint and disappearing decals?

As for the BB cable guides, yes they are internal and different from my Gavin. With mine the cables run...
04-16-21, 08:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 367
Posted By gkamieneski

Last I knew Gita Imports was bringing in...

Last I knew Gita Imports was bringing in Giordana’s. Not sure if they are still operating.
04-13-21, 08:59 PM
Replies: 1,349
Views: 364,991
Posted By gkamieneski

Looks great! Surely you do not ride a Flite at...

Looks great! Surely you do not ride a Flite at that angle?
04-13-21, 08:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 688
Posted By gkamieneski

Works much better attached to the seat tube...

Works much better attached to the seat tube bosses, if you have them.
04-13-21, 08:50 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,576
Posted By gkamieneski

identical to post #4. Maybe they were the same...

identical to post #4. Maybe they were the same rims.
04-07-21, 03:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 234
Posted By gkamieneski

Got it thanks. White 754 Aluminum was it from...

Got it thanks. White 754 Aluminum was it from PDG. It was a pretty cool ride with a very functional Suntour GPX group.
04-07-21, 08:53 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 234
Posted By gkamieneski

Help With Schwinn Aluminum

I am trying to recall a Schwinn aluminum road bicycle from the 80s through 2000's. I am not certain if it was a PDG, but it had a 3 numeral model name, wishbone rear seat stay and a Suntour GPX...
04-05-21, 12:49 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,576
Posted By gkamieneski

I agree that it would be helpful to know what...

I agree that it would be helpful to know what equipment you are using and where on the tires the failure is occurring. My Wife has some Alex rims and she was having an unusually high occurrence of...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-30-21, 09:27 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 235
Posted By gkamieneski

Your quest is almost identical to my own, except...

Your quest is almost identical to my own, except that I am a size 46. For years Sidi was my answer, but they stopped making their narrow foot option. I always used their 46S shoe (the "S" denotes...
03-28-21, 06:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 565
Posted By gkamieneski

OP, I would reconsider the gold anodizing before...

OP, I would reconsider the gold anodizing before I would drill into the closed ends of the parallelogram. It would be awful to find out that once you disassembled the linkages, that there was yet...
03-26-21, 04:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 565
Posted By gkamieneski

I think the indentations I see on the Superbe Pro...

I think the indentations I see on the Superbe Pro RD near where the roll pins are inserted are a clue. They must have had some kink of circlip plier tool that allows grabbing the roll pin and pulling...
03-26-21, 10:11 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 565
Posted By gkamieneski

I am looking at a Superbe Pro RD right now and I...

I am looking at a Superbe Pro RD right now and I also looked at an Accushift 3040 and a Suntour V-GT.

None of the pins involved with the parallelogram linkage looked to be removable as there is no...
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