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05-01-21, 03:55 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 4,460
Posted By rgvg

Maybe not too c or v, but it's what I got for $50...

Maybe not too c or v, but it's what I got for $50 CAD yesterday. I was hoping it was 18" but it's 20".
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04-26-21, 09:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 201
Posted By rgvg

Soma Sutro comes in black, but is also a bit...

Soma Sutro comes in black, but is also a bit expensive.
04-24-21, 10:55 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 255
Posted By rgvg

The Bike Brothers

Saw this about the Taylor brothers n a fb group. Sorry if it's been posted before.
04-01-21, 10:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 379
Posted By rgvg

rack to carry your stuff, fenders to keep you dry...

rack to carry your stuff, fenders to keep you dry if it fits, brass bell for looks.
03-21-21, 12:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 376
Posted By rgvg

I think your images clipped your price in half...

I think your images clipped your price in half there.
01-01-21, 10:39 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,690
Posted By rgvg

Good luck man. I was about 230 as well in 2017,...

Good luck man. I was about 230 as well in 2017, still over 190 right now. I hope to hit 180 sometime this year.
12-29-20, 11:31 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,840
Posted By rgvg

If I were you I would prioritize fit. If there...

If I were you I would prioritize fit.
If there are a lot of Japanese made bikes in your area those are good quality.
Prestige tubing if you can get it, or Champion/Tange 1 or 2.
09-25-20, 07:16 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,216
Posted By rgvg

I'm just going to comment on the Technomic here....

I'm just going to comment on the Technomic here. This may or may not be the case in your bike, but it looks to me like the frame is a 19"? I'm a shade under 5'7", and working on a small 19" frame. ...
09-21-20, 01:02 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 7,316
Posted By rgvg

If the damage is on two sides, it would be...

If the damage is on two sides, it would be difficult to explain it without a clamp? I mean, if you banged it on something, it would be on one side only, no?
09-13-20, 06:58 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,017
Posted By rgvg

When the fork is inserted into the frame (sans...

When the fork is inserted into the frame (sans headset) there is about 2" or 4cm extending past the top of the head tube. No part of the unthreaded section of the steerer shows at the top. Does...
Replies: 34
Views: 1,260
Posted By rgvg

Makes it easier for people to get an idea of what...

Makes it easier for people to get an idea of what they'd pay for it and how much they think it would cost to rehab the bike.
09-02-20, 10:05 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,048
Posted By rgvg

I think there were a couple of Japanese Bianchis...

I think there were a couple of Japanese Bianchis on our local cl in the past few months. I definitely remember they had long cage cyclones, and I think they had cantilever brakes, not too sure if...
08-03-20, 08:32 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 843
Posted By rgvg

I was told on these forums my 1990 is made in...

I was told on these forums my 1990 is made in Japan. IIRC they also said all 1000s were made in Japan.
07-14-20, 07:06 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,980
Posted By rgvg

You might like this book...

You might like this book https://www.wheelpro.co.uk/wheelbuilding/book.php (https://www.wheelpro.co.uk/wheelbuilding/book.php)

I think I saw it recommended here on bike forums.
Replies: 20
Views: 1,394
Posted By rgvg

Places to learn from? This place is great. Lots...

Places to learn from? This place is great. Lots of experienced people here. Also they're on the thrifty side....
Replies: 20
Views: 1,394
Posted By rgvg

The selection for vintage touring bikes at 21" or...

The selection for vintage touring bikes at 21" or 54cm doesn't look too hot right now. But you can wait a bit. A couple of weeks ago there was a nice Bianchi asking 400. It was a touring model...
Replies: 20
Views: 1,394
Posted By rgvg

In Vancouver the touring bikes I see on cl are...

In Vancouver the touring bikes I see on cl are usually Nishiki International, rarely the Continental, Miyata 610, 1000, 210, Apollo Custom Sport, Gran Touriste. Depending on your height the problem...
04-17-20, 10:53 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 523
Posted By rgvg

I think that's what they call brinelling. But I'm...

I think that's what they call brinelling. But I'm no expert.
12-22-19, 06:43 PM
Replies: 2,540
Views: 852,641
Posted By rgvg

^^^ Nice bags! ^^^

^^^ Nice bags! ^^^
10-27-19, 07:18 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 835
Posted By rgvg

Went out and got a Kinetic trainer this afternoon...

Went out and got a Kinetic trainer this afternoon from craigslist. It seems to work fine.

Thanks again!
08-24-19, 07:20 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,551
Posted By rgvg

I have this one. Admittedly it is too big for me,...

I have this one. Admittedly it is too big for me, and I am not as competent a mechanic as many of you on the forums. It was my entry to the 2018 clunker challenge. I put 27" aluminum rims on it now...
Forum: Commuting
08-23-19, 09:32 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,652
Posted By rgvg

Yes, you're quite right. I got it last year and I...

Yes, you're quite right. I got it last year and I think it had relatively low mileage, except it must have crashed at one point or other because the paint is scratched up like scattershot on the seat...
Forum: Commuting
08-22-19, 08:58 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,652
Posted By rgvg

Ding! ...

Ding!
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09-13-18, 10:41 PM
Replies: 902
Views: 160,189
Posted By rgvg

Just a guess but it reminds me of a Nishiki...

Just a guess but it reminds me of a Nishiki Professional I saw on craigslist a few weeks back. It was a beauty but darker green, possibly metallic paint, and the fork was different. Could be a...
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