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05-05-21, 10:43 PM
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Posted By northbend

The Tunnel is open now… ...

The Tunnel is open now…
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05-05-21, 07:09 PM
Replies: 61,478
Views: 9,273,495
Posted By '02 nrs

ritchey comp. 1983 MTB

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05-05-21, 12:06 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 403
Posted By icemilkcoffee

This is the great thing about this forum. It's...

This is the great thing about this forum. It's not often that you actually get to 'meet your maker' :lol:
05-05-21, 06:40 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 403
Posted By Doug Fattic

It probably is the only one still in existence. I...

It probably is the only one still in existence. I didn't use those decals very long before I got a substantial upgrade. It was typical in the late 70's and early 80's to repaint a frame every 3 to 5...
05-04-21, 10:25 AM
Replies: 17,191
Views: 1,844,911
Posted By ExPatTyke

Had a good ride out on Sunday, first one for a...

Had a good ride out on Sunday, first one for a little while. I had a bit of a reaction to my COVID jab, and was advised to take it easy for a couple of weeks, so Sunday was my first bash at a longer...
05-04-21, 04:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 192
Posted By Bianchigirll

That’s my bike! It sure looks like one of the...

That’s my bike! It sure looks like one of the sellers pics when I bought it years ago.
Replies: 1
Views: 146
Posted By brixxton

Triumph

just picked this mint Triumph with Brooks saddle and Stanley Archer 3 speed. Thought I was getting a Schwinn world tour and came home with this instead. Very heavy but shifts smoothly,...
05-03-21, 10:20 PM
Replies: 17,191
Views: 1,844,911
Posted By gugie

A few other colors ...

A few other colors
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05-03-21, 07:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 192
Posted By thook

bianchi volpe: sizzling peach color match?

i've become rather enchanted with this color and would like to apply it some day to some little build. has anyone discovered a good match for this paint (or powdercoat)?
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05-03-21, 05:49 PM
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Posted By northbend

Ha! Nothing quite like having the WHOLE road to...

Ha! Nothing quite like having the WHOLE road to yourselves. Sit down right on the center line and munch away.
Thomas is a lucky guy to have a GREAT dad like you Roger. Memories to last a lifetime.
05-03-21, 03:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 231
Posted By davester

Prying open the holder is not necessary in my...

Prying open the holder is not necessary in my experience. I simply put the holder in a vice (with protective plastic jaw covers or a couple of layers of duct tape for protecting the aluminum holder)...
05-01-21, 10:30 AM
Replies: 1,019
Views: 109,291
Posted By Bogester

Hot dog! The weinermobile is in Seattle. ...

Hot dog! The weinermobile is in Seattle.
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04-28-21, 04:04 PM
Replies: 2,540
Views: 850,716
Posted By GeoffroyFromLux

84 Motobecane CT2 650b with some vintage/modern...

84 Motobecane CT2 650b with some vintage/modern components upgrades.

not the lightest frame I have but un breakable and reliable!

...
04-28-21, 01:55 PM
Replies: 1,019
Views: 109,291
Posted By non-fixie

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04-27-21, 04:23 PM
Replies: 17,191
Views: 1,844,911
Posted By Spaghetti Legs

Non-fixie, you win today! What a festive ride and...

Non-fixie, you win today! What a festive ride and lunch! I had a banana, trail mix, and potato chips with a lemon San Pellegrino for my mid ride lunch today. I rode 65 miles on the Heron today...
04-27-21, 10:29 AM
Replies: 17,191
Views: 1,844,911
Posted By non-fixie

You are all champs to me. :) Anyway, today...

You are all champs to me. :)

Anyway, today is King's Day in Holland, a national holiday. The weather was fine, and with the country still mostly locked down, there weren't too many options. So...
04-26-21, 04:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 250
Posted By retrodude

Rocky Mountain Vertex 1996

Thought I would share my latest purchase. Saw this on FM Marketplace by fluke, was searching the term “Rocky Mountain” to find one I was selling and noticed a non-drive side photo of this Vertex for...
04-24-21, 04:27 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 2,473
Posted By Troul

I'll say "Superbowl - Go Lions!" Have not had...

I'll say "Superbowl - Go Lions!" Have not had anyone NOT LOL at that comment. :D
04-13-21, 08:05 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 691
Posted By steelbikeguy

Franklin Frames in Ohio does very good work, from...

Franklin Frames in Ohio does very good work, from what I've heard. A local buddy had a Colnago repainted by them in the last couple of years, and I've heard them mentioned on the CR list without...
03-24-21, 10:19 AM
Replies: 198
Views: 6,572
Posted By UniChris

The Need for Basic Bikes

Streetsblog surprised me today by having an article which highlights a real issue without bending it all out of shape: How the ‘Budget-Bike Trap’ Creates Inequality...
03-18-21, 06:00 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,023
Posted By Fahrenheit531

Well that train wrecked in a hurry. But wait! ...

Well that train wrecked in a hurry. But wait!
What of this Centurion-Cinelli collaboration? I had no idea until right now that such a thing even existed and that's a really freaking cool bike....
03-10-21, 02:27 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 2,795
Posted By mstateglfr

I have a tough time saying this road bike looks...

I have a tough time saying this road bike looks bad due to disc brakes. And I dont think I would find it better looking if it had rim brakes. Its just a good looking bike either way.
Quality steel...
03-10-21, 09:12 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 2,795
Posted By gomango

Best of both worlds. imho :) Moots Baxter ...

Best of both worlds. imho :)

Moots Baxter


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03-09-21, 10:33 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 2,795
Posted By nlerner

Mm, discs, carbon, thru-axles. ...

Mm, discs, carbon, thru-axles.

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03-09-21, 09:47 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 2,795
Posted By thook

all in the eye of the beholder. imo, it...

all in the eye of the beholder. imo, it depends....i've seen some applications that don't float my boat, but others that do. this one grabs me......
03-09-21, 06:08 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 2,795
Posted By Russ Roth

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Not every disc bike is cookie cutter carbon and I love the way...
03-06-21, 07:21 AM
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Views: 2,150,766
Posted By DorkDisk

Another year together.

This is the bike I've had in possession the longest, since 1994. Thanks for the sweet ride.

...
02-22-21, 08:28 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,921
Posted By Rolla

That's funny --- I sold my Sutra LTD in order to...

That's funny --- I sold my Sutra LTD in order to buy a Black Mountain Cycles Monster Cross with cantis. I've got Paul's Neo-Retros on mine, and I'll ride 'em on anything. Love the feel.
...
02-10-21, 07:00 PM
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Views: 129,776
Posted By Chuckk

1979 Echelon Odyssey (built by Cherubim) ...

1979 Echelon Odyssey (built by Cherubim)
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1989 Davidson Discovery...
02-09-21, 05:40 PM
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Posted By gaucho777

A couple French things and a mixte for my...

A couple French things and a mixte for my daughter.

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02-08-21, 12:01 PM
Replies: 61,478
Views: 9,273,495
Posted By Clang

Specialized Rockhopper - $90 (Los Angeles, CA) ...

Specialized Rockhopper - $90 (Los Angeles, CA)

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01-30-21, 12:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 497
Posted By CCMDoc

Fishlips Oscar

Smokinapancake’s thread on finding his grail bike made me get my butt in gear.
Not wanting to hijack his tread any more than I already had, I’m posting first-ride photos here.
...
01-29-21, 03:48 PM
Replies: 681
Views: 258,336
Posted By Elev12k

My 1979 Koga-Miyata ProRacer The bike has a...

My 1979 Koga-Miyata ProRacer

The bike has a Tange Champion #2 frame and is equipped with a Dura-Ace EX group. The pic is from halfway the project: a rebuild with original parts. Color is pearl...
01-26-21, 06:56 PM
Replies: 7,089
Views: 668,765
Posted By gaucho777

Got a few goodies yesterday. A gorgeous set of...

Got a few goodies yesterday. A gorgeous set of Simplex shifters (thanks again mtbikerjohn), a Gran Sport FD (thanks again hazetguy), plus some more cable housing from Porkchop BMX. I like their...
01-25-21, 09:55 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 8,404
Posted By bulgie

No he didn't! For one thing, he only used the...

No he didn't! For one thing, he only used the bike with the triple on one stage, the Tre Cime mountain stage, which he didn't win... but it gave him enough time on his GC rivals to give him the...
01-20-21, 08:10 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 553
Posted By francophile

It's hard to beat John's offer, but I'll float...

It's hard to beat John's offer, but I'll float this out there. I've got three pairs of the open-loop version the ones shown here on CLW site:...
01-04-21, 04:12 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 7,525
Posted By chaadster

Man, I’m sick with it. ...

Man, I’m sick with it.


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12-06-20, 07:49 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 682
Posted By Doug Fattic

The American market for custom steel racing...

The American market for custom steel racing frames/bikes had pretty much dried up after the mid 80’s. After that I made frames for bicycle enthusiasts that wanted a better fit that looked nice. I had...
12-05-20, 12:15 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,676
Posted By Doug Fattic

Yes I made Alan Kingsbury a frame as well as...

Yes I made Alan Kingsbury a frame as well as Wayne Stetina and Tom Lobdell (and his daughter Lisa) and I made a number for Tom Doughty. Both Wayne and Tom D. were not able to go to the 80 olympics...
12-04-20, 06:51 PM
Replies: 1,202
Views: 246,712
Posted By Vintage_Cyclist

If you're going to reference Laurel and Hardy on...

If you're going to reference Laurel and Hardy on this thread, you have to include pictures.

...
11-30-20, 05:26 AM
Replies: 286
Views: 20,868
Posted By amedias

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One of my favourite bits of coast road. 'Valley of Rocks' on north coast of SW...
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11-30-20, 02:14 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,454
Posted By LuckySailor

Interesting to re read this thread. Didn't add a...

Interesting to re read this thread. Didn't add a suspension fork. Didn't need one. As I mentioned above, the scenery was some of the most fabulous you will ever see because it is so different from...
11-28-20, 08:02 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 4,996
Posted By 70sSanO

If we are doing pics... ...

If we are doing pics...


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John
10-24-20, 07:49 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,274
Posted By GlennR

https://cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0761/2225/produc...

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10-11-20, 07:12 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,973
Posted By Smokinapankake

Grail bike acquired!

So after almost 30 years I’ve found myself staring down the barrel of an opportunity to acquire what has been one of my three grail bikes. But let me give a little backstory:
I grew up in West...
10-05-20, 07:52 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,689
Posted By tkamd73

Usually feel that way around November in...

Usually feel that way around November in Wisconsin.
Tim
10-04-20, 05:27 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,689
Posted By crankholio

Sometimes I enjoy working on my bikes more than...

Sometimes I enjoy working on my bikes more than riding, so I do that. There's always something I can tweak or change. Of course this can come with its own set of problems.
09-27-20, 02:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 587
Posted By ShannonM

Sliding screw-head-holder-in-placer? ...

Sliding screw-head-holder-in-placer?

--Shannon
09-26-20, 05:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 605
Posted By big chainring

First experience...off roading it

What an experience. Spent the afternoon riding trails in southern Wisconsin. The John Muir and Emma Carllin trails. Had no idea what to expect, and man was it challenging, intense riding. Even more...
09-19-20, 12:45 PM
Replies: 194
Views: 9,066
Posted By Happy Feet

Interesting to look at the history of bicycle...

Interesting to look at the history of bicycle design and how it effects peoples view of them.

Pre war era bicycles had a definite split between utility (Riv Aesthetic) and racing design. Most...
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