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01-26-17, 09:02 PM
Replies: 9
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Posted By MacGyverBurrito

saddle still available

saddle still available
01-26-17, 06:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,037
Posted By MacGyverBurrito

Specialized seat post quick release. 2.44 oz....

Specialized seat post quick release. 2.44 oz. SOLD
https://c1.staticflickr.com/6/5765/31077695250_7d82032272.jpg

Shimano MT60 6 speed Thumb Shifter. right cap comes off. work great. SOLD...
01-26-17, 06:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,037
Posted By MacGyverBurrito

misc. parts sale

everything will be shipped via USPS first class mail unless stated otherwise.

payment via paypal preferred.
friends and family or pay fee. 3.4% + 30 cents

included weight so you can estimate...
06-10-16, 09:26 PM
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Posted By MacGyverBurrito

https://orangecounty.craigslist.org/bik/5629201054...

https://orangecounty.craigslist.org/bik/5629201054.html

This one is especially whacky to me, because since i dont own a car, ive gone to buy bikes from craigslist on my bike and ghost ridden the...
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Views: 653
Posted By MacGyverBurrito

Looks like they removed the symmetric braze on. ...

Looks like they removed the symmetric braze on.
The fact that they didn't use proper braze ons makes me think this was done by an amateur.
Looks like they took too much off.
Its a nice bike but i...
05-23-16, 10:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 950
Posted By MacGyverBurrito

Whats with the shifters? They look like theyre...

Whats with the shifters?
They look like theyre installed backwards.
05-18-16, 04:32 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 871
Posted By MacGyverBurrito

I had this same problem with a 52-46-32 crankset...

I had this same problem with a 52-46-32 crankset and a shimano deer head half step front derailleur. They also make an alpine version.

The BL has a similar design to the deer head i was using.
I...
05-16-16, 01:20 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 767
Posted By MacGyverBurrito

I've seem a similar design on the downtube before...

I've seem a similar design on the downtube before and i don't think its lettering.
i cant remember what company it was but it was definitely japanese. ive never seen a bridgestone with a decal like...
05-12-16, 09:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 743
Posted By MacGyverBurrito

I need 12,16,17,18 Like in this picture ...

I need 12,16,17,18

Like in this picture
http://1.bp.blogspot.com/-nQaqHrB5j8c/VfdLXz05yuI/AAAAAAAAEhg/YIMH6AIccQY/s1600/DSCF6693.jpg
Part on the far right directly above the script logo
05-12-16, 08:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 743
Posted By MacGyverBurrito

Thats how i have it set up now. Would rather have...

Thats how i have it set up now. Would rather have it proper though:lol:



No worries. thanks for looking.



Sent 3speedslow a PM.
05-11-16, 01:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 743
Posted By MacGyverBurrito

WTB: suntour bar end shifter part.

I need the base of the friction suntour bar end shifter.
The part that inserts into the handlbar.

Message me if you have one.
Will consider a complete shifter but really prefer just the base.
04-24-16, 08:09 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,209
Posted By MacGyverBurrito

Accidentally put the wrong price. Lowered by $5.

Accidentally put the wrong price. Lowered by $5.
04-23-16, 07:50 PM
04-23-16, 07:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,209
Posted By MacGyverBurrito

continued... 11. velo orange city levers....

continued...

11. velo orange city levers. Sold


12.SR Custom stem. 80mm. 25.4 clamp. Sold.
04-23-16, 07:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,209
Posted By MacGyverBurrito

bike parts sale (campagnolo, shimano. suntour, sugino)

trying to fund some screen printing equipment so im emptying my parts bin.

all prices include shipping anywhere inside the US.
can provide more pictures if needed.
paypal preferred.

1....
04-18-16, 06:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 449
Posted By MacGyverBurrito

Its a spinner fork. The taiwan made apex models...

Its a spinner fork.
The taiwan made apex models had spinner forks and the japan made had tange forks.
04-18-16, 02:10 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,308
Posted By MacGyverBurrito

I say tanj. I know its wrong but im american...

I say tanj.
I know its wrong but im american and we say everything wrong.

Example.
First settlers to the native americans.

Settlers: "are you indians?"
NA: "no."
Settlers: "are you sure?"...
04-09-16, 03:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,059
Posted By MacGyverBurrito

3RRB means you need a 136mm symmetrical bottom...

3RRB means you need a 136mm symmetrical bottom bracket.
Do you have sugino AT cranks?
My stumpjumper with those cranks had the same bottom bracket.
Ive read on this forum some people have used a...
04-05-16, 03:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,319
Posted By MacGyverBurrito

On an official refund paypal should credit back...

On an official refund paypal should credit back the fees.
04-05-16, 01:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,087
Posted By MacGyverBurrito

I can see how that is true. Most of the modern...

I can see how that is true.
Most of the modern mountain bikes i see now have some form of sloping top tube.
But if this was the case at the time why didnt all sizes have a sloping top tube.

Im...
04-05-16, 01:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,087
Posted By MacGyverBurrito

sloped top tube mountain bikes. womans models?

Just picked up a 1988 univega alpina ultima
Small frame with a sloping top tube.
Ive seen on this forum pictures of similar age mountain bikes with sloping top tubes and never thought about it till...
04-02-16, 09:22 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 24,807
Posted By MacGyverBurrito

I feel like mountain bikes have been going up in...

I feel like mountain bikes have been going up in price recently. Not sure if they are selling or if people are just asking high prices.

As for sleepers id look for supergo brand mountain bikes....
04-02-16, 07:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 664
Posted By MacGyverBurrito

Theyre different than trekking bars. Scott made...

Theyre different than trekking bars.
Scott made 2 variations of these. The AT and i cant remember the others name. The difference is one is flat all the way around and the AT has a rise where it...
04-01-16, 02:22 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,377
Posted By MacGyverBurrito

Get the ironman if it fits. $150 is a great...

Get the ironman if it fits.
$150 is a great deal.
03-26-16, 01:59 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 497
Posted By MacGyverBurrito

saronni road bike

I found a thread that answered all my questions.
01-17-16, 09:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 432
Posted By MacGyverBurrito

Message me your address. Ill send it out tomorrow.

Message me your address. Ill send it out tomorrow.
01-17-16, 09:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 432
Posted By MacGyverBurrito

This is the part Right? ...

This is the part Right?

https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1575/24424557446_cd62a44c4b_c.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/DdjeZq)IMG_3006-1 (https://flic.kr/p/DdjeZq) by gerrr gerrrr...
01-17-16, 09:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 432
Posted By MacGyverBurrito

I think i have one of those. I removed it from...

I think i have one of those. I removed it from the mountech im using on my commuter and put it in a plastic bag full of loose screws and small parts.
Ill look for it now.

You can have it if i...
01-13-16, 09:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 496
Posted By MacGyverBurrito

Thats it. Thanks. I guess now i need to be on...

Thats it.
Thanks.
I guess now i need to be on the look out for some eclipse panniers to match.
01-13-16, 08:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 496
Posted By MacGyverBurrito

what is this rear rack strap.

This came with a blackburn mtn rack that was on a bike i bought a while back. I removed it and forgot all about it. I forgot how it was mounted and even then i didnt know what it was meant for....
11-29-15, 08:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 536
Posted By MacGyverBurrito

those are some nice builds. i really hope...

those are some nice builds.

i really hope the rust isnt an issue because im really looking forward on building this up.
plan on taking my time to find the right parts in the right condition. also...
11-29-15, 07:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 536
Posted By MacGyverBurrito

great bike! looks just as clean as the one i...

great bike!
looks just as clean as the one i had before.

are those deer head shifters? i have a pair i was going to use on this build.
i was planning xc or cyclone m2 derailleurs.
still too...
11-29-15, 06:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 536
Posted By MacGyverBurrito

stumpjumper sport project. what to do

Bought this bike complete. Paid more then i should have but i really wanted it.
I dont even know what to with it.
I toyed with the idea of a drop bar conversion
But really wanted to use the...
11-26-15, 11:53 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 3,973
Posted By MacGyverBurrito

I figured this out the next time i removed...

I figured this out the next time i removed pedals. I didnt use a vice though, because i dont own one. The vice would work much better. One more reason why i need to buy one.
11-26-15, 04:44 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 3,973
Posted By MacGyverBurrito

Removing really tight pedals. Almost broke...

Removing really tight pedals.

Almost broke my thumb removing a really tight or stuck bear trap pedal. The wrench slipped and my hand hand went flying towards the pedal. My thumb hit one of the...
11-12-15, 09:51 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,513
Posted By MacGyverBurrito

Ill be 24 in a few months. For me c&v wasnt...

Ill be 24 in a few months.
For me c&v wasnt really a choice.
When i started college i needed transportation and i was just healing from a skateboarding accident so i was hesitant to skate to...
11-07-15, 03:21 PM
Replies: 17,491
Views: 2,692,517
Posted By MacGyverBurrito

The only reason i think it is chrome spray paint...

The only reason i think it is chrome spray paint is because in some places it looks dull. The picture showing the head tube and fork show the differences.

I dont know much about the durability of...
11-07-15, 12:58 PM
Replies: 17,491
Views: 2,692,517
Posted By MacGyverBurrito

The fork is a replacement and the frame looks to...

The fork is a replacement and the frame looks to of been spray painted chrome.
The serial number indicates its from 1979. Probably an international.

The W stamp is for west coast cycle.

Looks...
10-27-15, 07:42 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 7,423
Posted By MacGyverBurrito

I used deore 6 speed thumb shifters the first...

I used deore 6 speed thumb shifters the first time i converted my bridgestone to a commuter. I have the VO milan handle bar. I like the way they looked and liked commuting with the index option....
09-08-15, 06:10 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,083
Posted By MacGyverBurrito

Needs an "assman" vanity plate:p I was...

Needs an "assman" vanity plate:p

I was expecting this to be a thread about an unfortunate bike accident.
08-31-15, 10:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 878
Posted By MacGyverBurrito

I ran across this frame too and was curious. ...

I ran across this frame too and was curious.

Looks identical to a univega gran rally i owned.
The gran premio had a chrome fork crown. Not sure on the lugs though.
That shifter braze on might be...
08-12-15, 04:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,392
Posted By MacGyverBurrito

Gugie- hard to imagine this area with farms...

Gugie- hard to imagine this area with farms around. Im young so the way it is now is pretty much how its been for a couple decades.

Kobe- overall the paint is in good condition. If you look close...
08-11-15, 11:13 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,392
Posted By MacGyverBurrito

non centeron. ive never tried the centeron or...

non centeron.
ive never tried the centeron or the superplate versions
but this one shifts really well
i was worried about going index since ive been using index all this year but i didnt miss a...
08-11-15, 10:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,392
Posted By MacGyverBurrito

Thanks. I thought it was going to take longer to...

Thanks. I thought it was going to take longer to build but the perfect donor bike popped up on craiglist last week.
All that came from my parts bin were the derailleurs and saddle. Shifters were...
08-11-15, 07:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,392
Posted By MacGyverBurrito

Thanks. I really like how it turned out. ...

Thanks.

I really like how it turned out.
Ive been having touring bike fever lately
And really want full tourer to work on
Hopefully by early next year.
08-11-15, 05:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,392
Posted By MacGyverBurrito

my bridgestone T500

Just about done with this build.
In pretty proud of it so i thought I'd share.
Its my first complete rebuild
Nothing on it is stock. Except the stem and headset.

Im pretty low on funds so this...
08-06-15, 01:25 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,411
Posted By MacGyverBurrito

Im 23. All i do is ride my bike around. My...

Im 23. All i do is ride my bike around. My friends and other people my age always ask about my bikes. Ive helped 3 friends buy bikes. 1 sold it shortly after. 1 crashed his after a night hitting the...
08-03-15, 12:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 994
Posted By MacGyverBurrito

It will shift fine. Ive had 3 if those apex...

It will shift fine.
Ive had 3 if those apex bikes. All with the half step FD and 28-38-48 crankset.
Ive never had an issue
Properly adjust it and you shouldnt have any issues.
07-31-15, 09:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 690
Posted By MacGyverBurrito

I know the best way to find out is to build it...

I know the best way to find out is to build it and find out but im going to be taking my time on this build due to money so i thought id ask for some opinions in the meantime.

It really is a nice...
07-31-15, 08:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 690
Posted By MacGyverBurrito

Yes thats the one. I know its suppose to be...

Yes thats the one.

I know its suppose to be a good derailleur but wanted to know how it compared to the cyclone and peoples experience using it for touring
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