Notices
 
Search: Posts Made By: jmichaeldesign
Showing results 1 to 50 of 441
Search took 0.48 seconds.
05-13-11, 03:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 915
Posted By jmichaeldesign

If the outer set of threads is reverse then its...

If the outer set of threads is reverse then its for a fixed cog and lockring
05-12-11, 08:40 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 891
Posted By jmichaeldesign

I have a Raleigh with the m4.5 downtube...

I have a Raleigh with the m4.5 downtube braze-ons. The shape of the brazeon's is also a lot different than standard. I ended up grinding the downtube stops witha dremel until they fit and they still...
02-17-11, 09:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 552
Posted By jmichaeldesign

British cups will thread into a french bb shell...

British cups will thread into a french bb shell just slightly loose. If its right hand thread on both sides its french for sure.
02-08-11, 07:02 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,611
Posted By jmichaeldesign

The kickstand "thingy" is also your chainstay...

The kickstand "thingy" is also your chainstay bridge. I'd leave it on.
Forum: Framebuilders
01-31-11, 11:34 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,472
Posted By jmichaeldesign

As Unterhausen said the Harbor Freight one works...

As Unterhausen said the Harbor Freight one works well on 1/4 .028, I tried it on 3/8, but can't remember the wall thickness, anyway, I snapped it trying to bend the 3/8 tubing.
12-20-10, 06:06 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,438
Posted By jmichaeldesign

"3mm more room between outer ring and crank arm...

"3mm more room between outer ring and crank arm (compared to classic TA) for easier front derailleur setup."

Taken straight from the description on VO.

...
12-20-10, 03:58 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,438
Posted By jmichaeldesign

The VO Cranks actually have more fd clearance...

The VO Cranks actually have more fd clearance than old stronglight/TA cranks. I'm using a Sachs-Huret Rival FD with my TA cranks.
Forum: Framebuilders
12-16-10, 06:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 777
Posted By jmichaeldesign

Sand casting really isn't too hard to do. Do a...

Sand casting really isn't too hard to do. Do a little research, you could probably get a small crucible and just melt brass with an oa torch and a rosebud tip.
11-18-10, 04:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 473
Posted By jmichaeldesign

It's not a bad price but not great. Its the sport...

It's not a bad price but not great. Its the sport touring 520. No canti's, no bar ends, short chainstays. It's worth the asking price, but thats it.
11-05-10, 06:12 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,629
Posted By jmichaeldesign

You can use that fd with one of these: ...

You can use that fd with one of these:

http://www.ebikestop.com/problem_solvers_286_braze_on_front_derailleur_adaptor_silver-DP6221.php
11-04-10, 01:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,905
Posted By jmichaeldesign

http://ridelugged.com/2007/08/16/bridgestone-nb-26...

http://ridelugged.com/2007/08/16/bridgestone-nb-26/

http://search.bikelist.org/beta/TreeView.aspx?id=280236#280236

http://www.bikeforums.net/showthread.php?t=72288
10-16-10, 06:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 687
Posted By jmichaeldesign

I have a Sports Fork that I have no use for....

I have a Sports Fork that I have no use for. Measure your headtube and I'll make sure the steerer on mine is long enough. PM me for details
10-16-10, 09:09 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,012
Posted By jmichaeldesign

IRO cranks are 130mm bcd.

IRO cranks are 130mm bcd.
09-14-10, 04:19 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 956
Posted By jmichaeldesign

French Thread and Standard thread pedals are very...

French Thread and Standard thread pedals are very close to the same. A french pedal will fit just barely loose in a standard crank. A standard pedal can be threaded into a french crank if enough...
09-10-10, 05:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 515
Posted By jmichaeldesign

http://www.benscycle.net/index.php?main_page=produ...

http://www.benscycle.net/index.php?main_page=product_info&products_id=4862&currency=USD

Not quite as deep, but you can run a proper 23mm tire.
Forum: Framebuilders
09-10-10, 04:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,164
Posted By jmichaeldesign

Doesn't the Tricross have rack mounts on the...

Doesn't the Tricross have rack mounts on the frame?
09-07-10, 05:36 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 16,234
Posted By jmichaeldesign

Try the Origin Space bars, or soma just made some...

Try the Origin Space bars, or soma just made some mary copies too
09-05-10, 08:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,329
Posted By jmichaeldesign

The track ends look strange. I almost wonder if...

The track ends look strange. I almost wonder if those are just stamped horizontal dropouts that were cut out, cut down and re-brazed.
09-03-10, 05:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 507
Posted By jmichaeldesign

Surly LHT and CrossCheck forks are sold in 1"

Surly LHT and CrossCheck forks are sold in 1"
08-29-10, 08:59 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 554
Posted By jmichaeldesign

You could go with an old TA Cyclotouriste with a...

You could go with an old TA Cyclotouriste with a 50.4bcd. PM me if your interested I have a set and a bunch of chainrings with plenty of life in them.
08-24-10, 05:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 782
Posted By jmichaeldesign

If you can't get a tool to fit I'd go ahead and...

If you can't get a tool to fit I'd go ahead and destroy the $10 freewheel.
Forum: Framebuilders
08-12-10, 03:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 918
Posted By jmichaeldesign

I'm pretty sure that Home Depot doesn't stock...

I'm pretty sure that Home Depot doesn't stock that at their stores. Try to find a local welding shop. If they don't have it they can order it for you. My local Airgas stocks it.
08-09-10, 06:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,559
Posted By jmichaeldesign

If you want a new steerer brazed into the fork...

If you want a new steerer brazed into the fork you'll also have to repaint it. My guess is it would be atleast $100 to replace the steerer without paint. Either use an adapter such as this one ,...
Forum: Framebuilders
06-28-10, 10:05 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 6,026
Posted By jmichaeldesign

Man nothing screams "This bike is fast" Like a...

Man nothing screams "This bike is fast" Like a skinny MacGyver in running shorts.
06-28-10, 09:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 754
Posted By jmichaeldesign

You may be able to save the most of the chrome...

You may be able to save the most of the chrome with a wet rag wrapped around the stay. Especially if only the hanger tab snapped off. I wouldnt mind riding a frame with a tab welded onto an otherwise...
06-17-10, 01:16 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 949
Posted By jmichaeldesign

Pictures taken with the built in camera on a...

Pictures taken with the built in camera on a macbook are always flipped.
06-06-10, 06:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,011
Posted By jmichaeldesign

No glue is needed for bar tape. I hate the stuff...

No glue is needed for bar tape. I hate the stuff that has adhesive on the back of it. Some stuff has a light rubber coating on back for more friction, but most tape is use is just bare cork. Just...
Forum: Framebuilders
06-06-10, 05:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,348
Posted By jmichaeldesign

Just hack some parts off an old frame. Its gonna...

Just hack some parts off an old frame. Its gonna be the cheapest way. Just don't use anything too nice.
Forum: Framebuilders
06-06-10, 07:15 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,036
Posted By jmichaeldesign

What is it?

What is it?
Forum: Commuting
04-23-10, 11:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,071
Posted By jmichaeldesign

Axiom Seymour...

Axiom Seymour http://www.ebikestop.com/axiom_seymour_panniers_black-BG6631.php
04-20-10, 04:57 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,815
Posted By jmichaeldesign

Stronglight and TA both made cranks with a 50.4...

Stronglight and TA both made cranks with a 50.4 mm bcd. The Stronglight cranks use a 23.35 mm threaded puller while the TA uses a 23mm puller.
Forum: Framebuilders
04-19-10, 08:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 760
Posted By jmichaeldesign

Is it too short for the frame, or is the steerer...

Is it too short for the frame, or is the steerer just to short to get the bars as high as you'd like. If it is long enough to install with a headset and have a safe amount of clamping area, then you...
04-18-10, 01:43 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,239
Posted By jmichaeldesign

French threading isn't too hard to deal with. The...

French threading isn't too hard to deal with. The bottom brackets and headsets are a different thread, but they are still available for only a slight premium over similar quality components. Check...
04-08-10, 11:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 654
Posted By jmichaeldesign

Pics needed.

Pics needed.
04-03-10, 10:29 PM
Replies: 52,123
Views: 6,987,063
Posted By jmichaeldesign

http://cosprings.craigslist.org/bik/1675575817.htm...

http://cosprings.craigslist.org/bik/1675575817.html

I really want to buy it, but it would never get used.
03-30-10, 09:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 445
Posted By jmichaeldesign

I'd want a wider gear range on a commuter, but I...

I'd want a wider gear range on a commuter, but I live in Colorado not Ohio. If this is the freewheel you want, pm me. I've got one that's used but barely, and like I said I live in Colorado so a...
Forum: Touring
03-24-10, 07:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 5,155
Posted By jmichaeldesign

It looks like the bike has cantilever brake...

It looks like the bike has cantilever brake mounts from the pics I looked up. I'd use one of these Nashbar racks for the front. You may need to make a support that goes from the rack platform to the...
03-16-10, 09:23 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,806
Posted By jmichaeldesign

You'll be hard pressed to get a full 2" lower,...

You'll be hard pressed to get a full 2" lower, plus if you could you'd be at a high risk for pedal strike. Right now your wheels with tires are about 26.5 inches tall. 650B rims with a 32mm tire...
03-14-10, 10:20 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,379
Posted By jmichaeldesign

I often end up working on stuff pretty late at...

I often end up working on stuff pretty late at night, and can't go to the LBS for the little things I need to get the job done. I have a set or two of wheels with rubber rims strips made from tubes...
Forum: Framebuilders
03-13-10, 11:53 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,092
Posted By jmichaeldesign

I am so inclined.

I am so inclined.
03-11-10, 07:10 PM
Replies: 13,570
Views: 2,744,147
Posted By jmichaeldesign

I've done some 3D scanning, and it would get the...

I've done some 3D scanning, and it would get the shape of the hood, but you'd be hard pressed to get the interior shape correct and you also wouldn't get any texture. Using an existing set of hoods...
03-08-10, 12:00 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 7,553
Posted By jmichaeldesign

Scroll all the way to the bottom -...

Scroll all the way to the bottom - http://www.eleathersupply.com/beltstrap.shtml
Forum: Framebuilders
03-03-10, 08:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,120
Posted By jmichaeldesign

Tektro R710's, 730's or 736's maybe.

Tektro R710's, 730's or 736's maybe.
03-03-10, 08:06 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,142
Posted By jmichaeldesign

Panaracer Paselas are the only choice for tires...

Panaracer Paselas are the only choice for tires as far as I'm concerned.
03-03-10, 06:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 427
Posted By jmichaeldesign

Velo Orange sells some universal pulley wheels....

Velo Orange sells some universal pulley wheels. They come with a few sets of spacers to allow them to work on pretty much anything.

http://www.velo-orange.com/vogrcrusebeu.html
Forum: Touring
03-03-10, 06:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 508
Posted By jmichaeldesign

The lasalles are great. I've never had any...

The lasalles are great. I've never had any heelstrike issues on bikes with shorter chainstays and 175 cranks. I have size 11 feet.
02-28-10, 04:56 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,844
Posted By jmichaeldesign

Did you get the one off of eBay?

Did you get the one off of eBay?
02-27-10, 09:48 PM
Replies: 15,283
Views: 5,132,173
Posted By jmichaeldesign

I wasn't looking at the frame when I typed it and...

I wasn't looking at the frame when I typed it and actually did a google search for i s h i t a w a to verify spelling, i guess others got it wrong too
02-27-10, 09:26 PM
02-27-10, 09:22 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,805
Posted By jmichaeldesign

The drops would sell for more than the risers...

The drops would sell for more than the risers after you take them off.
Showing results 1 to 50 of 441
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

Copyright 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.