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Forum: Road Cycling
11-21-20, 02:53 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 453
Posted By rr99

Trek Madone 6.9 SSL H1 or H2 Geometry? Help!

Hi guys,



I would like to buy Trek Madone 6.9 SSL 2011. I'm not quite sure which geometry should I choose, H1 or H2? 56cm or 58cm?

I'm 5'11 with 34" inseam.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-27-19, 03:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,984
Posted By rr99

Trek 5900 USPS - Factory vs Pro Frame Color?

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Replies: 2
Views: 1,884
Posted By rr99

You're absolutely right. Thank you for taking the...

You're absolutely right. Thank you for taking the time to respond.
Replies: 2
Views: 1,884
Posted By rr99

Trek 5200 1999 USPS Search/Worth?

Hi guys,

I'm struggling to find a 1999 Trek 5200 USPS (Blue&White) OCLV frame (or entire bike) in size 58cm. I've tried eBay however there is only one frame in this size in terrible condition...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-28-18, 05:56 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,333
Posted By rr99

TrojanHorse, Thank you very much for your...

TrojanHorse,

Thank you very much for your response.
Do you consider the FSA components valuable on this bike? The K Force and K Wing series were/are pretty expensive though. The frame is in...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-27-18, 07:06 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,333
Posted By rr99

Anybody?

Anybody?
Forum: Road Cycling
03-26-18, 09:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,333
Posted By rr99

Merida Scultura FLX Evo Target 6 Evaluation?

Hi guys,

I'm trying to get some more information concerning the current value of my brother's Merida Scultura Evo Target 6 Carbon Road Bike. My brother moved to another country and left the bike...
10-03-17, 01:52 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,916
Posted By rr99

Thank you for your response. You're right. It did...

Thank you for your response. You're right. It did came with an icon seat post but my group is DA not Ultegra. Do you think that the seat post on the pro bikes might be DA 7410? Cause it's impossible...
10-02-17, 04:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,916
Posted By rr99

Anybody?

Anybody?
10-02-17, 01:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,916
Posted By rr99

Trek 5500 USPS team seat post?

Hey guys,

Recently I have acquired the bike I have always wanted - TREK 5500 US Postal Team Edition. I have striped all parts in order to clean them properly. The bike came with a DA 7700 group...
06-08-17, 07:41 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,539
Posted By rr99

When I straddle the top tube, I'm able to lift...

When I straddle the top tube, I'm able to lift the bike by 3-4cm off the ground (bare foot).
06-07-17, 07:44 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,539
Posted By rr99

Thank you so much guys for your honest opinion. I...

Thank you so much guys for your honest opinion. I will definately give it try with a longer stem and I'll also lower the handlebar a little bit. I would agree with the fact that for touring, a bigger...
06-06-17, 12:53 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,539
Posted By rr99

Thank you for your response. I totally agree with...

Thank you for your response. I totally agree with your judgement regarding frame size. I have upload photos of my bike and photos of me standing beside the bike lol. I do not understand should you...
06-06-17, 12:24 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,539
Posted By rr99

Is 56.5 center to top too small for 5'11?

Hi guys,

I've recently bought a Colnago Master. The exact measurements of the frame are:
56,5 center to top (seat tube)
56 center to top (top tube)

I'm around 5'11 (179cm) with 33 inseam....
05-24-17, 11:59 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,074
Posted By rr99

Duane041, Thank you for you in depth...

Duane041,

Thank you for you in depth elaboration. I've bought today Turtle Wax and I'm planning to wax the entire frame. Considering the complicated graphics on the Master, do you think that if I...
05-23-17, 02:08 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,074
Posted By rr99

Ohh man, the rust couldn't not have appeared in a...

Ohh man, the rust couldn't not have appeared in a better place! I totally agree with you though that prep work on Masters is a total disaster! On the other hand, the color and graphics used on...
05-23-17, 01:34 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,074
Posted By rr99

Hi Duane041, Thank you for your response. I...

Hi Duane041,

Thank you for your response. I have uploaded few additional photos of the 'mysterious rust/stain' issue. I have just removed the seat post in order to inspect the inner side of the...
05-23-17, 01:28 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,074
Posted By rr99

You got me there :))) Yes, its an 8 speed!

You got me there :))) Yes, its an 8 speed!
05-23-17, 11:37 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,074
Posted By rr99

Colnago Master rust on frame - HELP!

Hi guys,

I have recently purchased a beautiful Colnago Master X Light. The color of the frame along with the chrome is in perfect condition. However, yesterday I've spotted only two dots of rust...
05-13-17, 05:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 888
Posted By rr99

Shimano PD 7400 pedal wrench?

Hi guys,

What kind of pedal wrench (size) do I need in order to remove shimano PD 7400 pedals? Do I need multiple tools or just one?
Please send me photos of the actual tool. I'm suppose to...
01-27-17, 03:32 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 10,192
Posted By rr99

T-Mar, Thanks man for the in depth...

T-Mar,

Thanks man for the in depth elaboration of my question. I've talked with my friend from Italy, who btw has a 1985 Montello. Just as you explain previously - outlining all the parameters...
01-24-17, 01:02 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 10,192
Posted By rr99

Hi Andy.K Thank you for your explanation. I...

Hi Andy.K

Thank you for your explanation. I was led to believe that the 1985 model came out with a fully chromed fork not partially colored. I thought that the original 1985 Montello should look...
01-24-17, 12:19 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 10,192
Posted By rr99

Hi T-Mar, Thank you for your input. What do...

Hi T-Mar,

Thank you for your input. What do you think about the photos I have just added? Does this frame match the specific description/characteristics of the one you've outlined?

Thanks
01-24-17, 11:54 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 10,192
Posted By rr99

As I've promised, I have attached photos of my...

As I've promised, I have attached photos of my Montello. Concerning our previous discussion, what do you think about the authenticity of this 1985 Montello?
01-23-17, 06:55 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 10,192
Posted By rr99

I'll upload tomorrow more photos of the entire...

I'll upload tomorrow more photos of the entire frame and fork, so you guys can review it from upclose.
01-23-17, 05:57 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 10,192
Posted By rr99

I found a 'similar' frame as mine which ia...

I found a 'similar' frame as mine which ia currently on sale on eBay. It is listed as an 1985 Montello, but when you zoom in the fork, you can clearly see that there is an engraved circle(ring) just...
01-23-17, 05:45 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 10,192
Posted By rr99

Frankly, my father had ride an 1985 Montello. He...

Frankly, my father had ride an 1985 Montello. He trully loved that bike, but unforunatelly he's bike was stolen and never found afterwards. Dissapeared from the face of earth.
I'm born in 1985 as...
01-23-17, 05:18 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 10,192
Posted By rr99

I believe it is. Omg, why would this seller...

I believe it is.
Omg, why would this seller lie, cause I've specifically asked for the year... :(
He firmly confirmed twice that 1985 Montello is indeed what he's actually selling.
01-23-17, 04:45 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 10,192
Posted By rr99

Hi guys, Thank you so much for your...

Hi guys,

Thank you so much for your responses. I'm really thankful.
I apologize if I'm boring with my questions, but I have another one coming up.
The Montello that I've bought recently came...
01-11-17, 04:06 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 10,192
Posted By rr99

Hi WolfRyder, Sorry for the delayed...

Hi WolfRyder,

Sorry for the delayed response. Please review the photos. I'm dismantling it at the moment therefore its pretty dirty.
01-08-17, 04:42 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 10,192
Posted By rr99

Hi, The previous owner said that its a...

Hi,

The previous owner said that its a Campagnolo Record Titanium Seat post :/ it's extremely light though
Any thoughts? :/
01-08-17, 11:48 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 10,192
Posted By rr99

Hi, I have uploaded up close photos of the...

Hi,

I have uploaded up close photos of the seat post. Considering its structure (one seat bolt) do you think that this is a SR? Doesn't look like a SR to me :/ No engraved 'Campagnolo'... Can...
01-08-17, 02:58 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 10,192
Posted By rr99

I'm not a big fan of Shimano myself. Dura Ace...

I'm not a big fan of Shimano myself. Dura Ace lovers please don't get offended.
I do not know whether you'll agree with me, but I believe that Pinarello is born with Campagnolo which reflects the...
01-07-17, 03:03 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 10,192
Posted By rr99

Your frame is amazing! Great job indeed! So...

Your frame is amazing! Great job indeed! So you're basically saying that It would be a pitty to just ruin the chrome? :/ Do you think that repainting process might be expensive? Could you please give...
01-07-17, 12:54 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 10,192
Posted By rr99

I would like to thank you all for your friendly...

I would like to thank you all for your friendly suggestions. Since the chrome is in perfect condition, both frame and fork, would you guys think it will be a daunting task if I decide to repaint the...
01-07-17, 12:46 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 10,192
Posted By rr99

Wow man! Thank you for your in depth elaboration!...

Wow man! Thank you for your in depth elaboration! I really appreciate your advice!
01-07-17, 11:38 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 10,192
Posted By rr99

Pinarello Montello 1985 - Campagnolo SR or C Record?

Hi guys,

Recently I've acquired the bike I've always wanted - Pinarello Montello 1985. The group on the bike is a kind of mixture of Campagnolo Super Record and C Record. Hence, I'm in a huge...
12-27-16, 04:30 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,526
Posted By rr99

Thank you. So do you think that If I straight...

Thank you.
So do you think that If I straight this up, I won't have any problems when I install the rear wheel? Will it be safe to ride it like that?
12-27-16, 04:24 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,526
Posted By rr99

The rear quick release was attached to a...

The rear quick release was attached to a Campagnolo Omega Rim. The bike though is Pinarello Treviso (Columbus SL) from the early 80's - Gorgeous bike though - equipped with full Campagnolo Nuovo...
12-27-16, 02:28 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,526
Posted By rr99

I completely agree with you. He probably wanted...

I completely agree with you. He probably wanted to ditch me cause apparently that was a daunting task for him!
Thanks man
12-27-16, 02:19 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,526
Posted By rr99

Thank you so much for the info. I've talked...

Thank you so much for the info.
I've talked with my mechanic in a local bike shop and he said that I should throw this away cause its unfixable :/ cause its steel and it would probably crack.... ...
12-27-16, 01:15 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,526
Posted By rr99

How to properly measure a rear quick release?

Hi guys,

I apologize if the question is stupid. I had accident with my rear wheel and I've destroyed the rear quick release. The axle is bent and it won't go through. This is unfixable,...
11-13-16, 03:41 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 858
Posted By rr99

Campagnolo Zonda Wheels and 10 speed cassette? HELP

Hi guys,

I have acquired some beautiful Aero Campagnolo Zonda Wheelset which came with Campy Veloce hubs and an 8Speed cassette. Hence, I was wondering, can I use a 10 speed Campagnolo cassette?...
Replies: 8
Views: 846
Posted By rr99

Thank you for your detailed explanation. ...

Thank you for your detailed explanation.
Anyhow, I will go for it, no doubt. As you've said, once its cleaned, it will be an entire different story. I hope so. Just one last question. Since its not...
Replies: 8
Views: 846
Posted By rr99

Thank you for your answer. The reason why I...

Thank you for your answer. The reason why I though it was Raleigh is the signs on the head tube. I found this Raleigh on the net. Are these two head tubes similar? Except from the serial number, what...
Replies: 8
Views: 846
Posted By rr99

Adriatica or Raleigh? Please help me identify this bike

Hi guys,

I'm interested in buying this bike. However, I can't seem to identify the model/brand? According to the decals, this bike is 'Adriatica'. However, when you look closely - specifically on...
02-04-16, 03:39 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,088
Posted By rr99

Thank you for all your answers. Well I'm more of...

Thank you for all your answers. Well I'm more of vintage Campagnolo group fan. In my opinion, that's classic and it just gets better with time. I don't have nothing against new bikes nowadays, but...
02-04-16, 02:57 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,088
Posted By rr99

Pinarello Gavia TSX - Which Campagnolo Group?

Hi,

I've just acquired an absolutely beautiful Pinarello Gavia TSX frame. The guy that sold it to me used Shimano Dura Ace on it. However, I would really like to get a full Campagnolo group for...
Replies: 6
Views: 937
Posted By rr99

Hi guys, I would like to thank you for all...

Hi guys,

I would like to thank you for all your answers. Frankly, the guy that sold this frame doesn't have a clue or any info about it. That is why I've decided to ask you guys cause I know here...
Replies: 6
Views: 937
Posted By rr99

Please help me identify this Pinarello frame?

Hi guys,

I've recently bought this beautiful Pinarello frame (58cm seat tube). However, I cannot seem to identify this frame? Could you please help me out? Which model could this frame be?...
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