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02-12-17, 12:14 PM
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Posted By whatwolf

pretty cool $60 schwinn sierra ...

pretty cool $60 schwinn sierra

https://sandiego.craigslist.org/csd/bik/5999648029.html
11-26-16, 12:23 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 449
Posted By whatwolf

I got you. I have a well loved Paloma and also an...

I got you. I have a well loved Paloma and also an x-PAC copy that I made, as well as an adapter and both handlebar clamp sizes. I'll work on pics and email you tomorrow.
11-01-16, 09:50 AM
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Views: 579
Posted By whatwolf

Still looking

Still looking
10-20-16, 09:03 PM
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Posted By whatwolf

WTB: wide/low double sq taper crankset

Fixing up a bike for a friend of mine. I'd like to find her a sub-compact double crank, something like a 42/28T or close. Sugino AT would be ideal. Will be used with 8 speed drivetrain. 172.5mm.

A...
10-06-16, 10:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 547
Posted By whatwolf

Pretty sure I have one that I took completely...

Pretty sure I have one that I took completely apart to overhaul and then never overhauled because I have no use for it. Though no skewer. $10 shipped, I'd just have to confirm that it's 6207 and the...
10-03-16, 10:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 534
Posted By whatwolf

Thanks for pricing input. I have nothing to do...

Thanks for pricing input. I have nothing to do with this sale other than posting it here... but if anyone is interested and needs more info or date codes I will put you in touch with the seller. He's...
10-03-16, 10:38 PM
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Views: 2,005,284
Posted By whatwolf

I always thought that the folk wisdom (which...

I always thought that the folk wisdom (which never made sense to me) was that it was the straddle cable itself that should be at 90 degrees? Which in your case would mean lowering the straddle hanger...
10-03-16, 10:53 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 534
Posted By whatwolf

FS: Raleigh DL-1 in San Diego

Listing this for a friend of mine because I thought someone here might be interested.

I believe it to be a Raleigh DL-1, though I'm not well versed in old Raleighs and I can't tell you the year or...
09-27-16, 10:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 515
Posted By whatwolf

They're double butted, you can't really cut them...

They're double butted, you can't really cut them down very much.
09-17-16, 08:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 989
Posted By whatwolf

An even easier option is locking skewers...

An even easier option is locking skewers...
07-28-16, 01:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 693
Posted By whatwolf

They have Tektro CR720 brakes with front AND rear...

They have Tektro CR720 brakes with front AND rear for $25!
06-29-16, 01:41 PM
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Posted By whatwolf

A pin spanner might work well enough if you don't...

A pin spanner might work well enough if you don't have the suntour tool.
06-28-16, 09:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 645
Posted By whatwolf

I have the Technomic you seek, like new.

I have the Technomic you seek, like new.
06-19-16, 01:20 PM
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Views: 5,919
Posted By whatwolf

You probably mean lower the trail. It's a...

You probably mean lower the trail. It's a possibility, but I'd probably opt for a custom fork instead of shortening this one by adding rake.
06-19-16, 12:28 PM
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Views: 5,919
Posted By whatwolf

Left after work Friday, then rode back to work...

Left after work Friday, then rode back to work Saturday morning. Just 50 miles round trip, so nothing crazy but a good trial run. Everything went well, but ideally I think I'd like to move 1/3 of the...
06-19-16, 10:11 AM
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Views: 5,919
Posted By whatwolf

Here's the bike loaded down on this week's maiden...

Here's the bike loaded down on this week's maiden camping trip:

https://c7.staticflickr.com/8/7403/27660016142_1e01945a78_c.jpg
06-15-16, 01:16 PM
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Views: 6,987,148
Posted By whatwolf

1 hour left on this XO-2 1992 Bridgestone XO...

1 hour left on this XO-2

1992 Bridgestone XO 2 Classic Hybrid Cross Over Bike Near Mint | eBay (http://www.ebay.com/itm/282062689642?_trksid=p2060353.m1438.l2649&ssPageName=STRK%3AMEBIDX%3AIT)
06-11-16, 10:44 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 22,412
Posted By whatwolf

Good. Yes, that's Helix. It was very foggy that...

Good. Yes, that's Helix. It was very foggy that day so you can't see Mt. Miguel in the background.
06-11-16, 10:01 AM
Replies: 160
Views: 22,412
Posted By whatwolf

Haha, I'm still on this: ...

Haha, I'm still on this:

http://www.singerco.com/sfImageCachePlugin/cached_images/product_full_896x680-a11cdf42b625e2a06564312ea795debf44c20501.jpg
06-11-16, 12:21 AM
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Views: 799
Posted By whatwolf

I might be interested in this for my mom, she's...

I might be interested in this for my mom, she's local to you. Let me check in with her.

Edit: she's not into it. oh well! Good luck with sale.
06-10-16, 10:59 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 22,412
Posted By whatwolf

Updating this thread with some recent bags. ...

Updating this thread with some recent bags.

Rando bag:

https://c7.staticflickr.com/8/7376/27316746190_d9443bd656_c.jpg

https://c5.staticflickr.com/8/7122/27559570636_864cd9204c_c.jpg
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06-10-16, 10:48 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,919
Posted By whatwolf

Really enjoying this bike so far. Need a...

Really enjoying this bike so far. Need a different saddle or post as I can't get the Brooks back far enough on this one. Been commuting on it this week:
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06-06-16, 10:07 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,919
Posted By whatwolf

Getting closer. I think I want to lower the bars...

Getting closer. I think I want to lower the bars a bit (but I can't with this stem) and will probably get a silver post eventually. The front rack is going back on once I get this all dialed in.
...
05-30-16, 10:56 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,236
Posted By whatwolf

Sounds awesome! Would love to ride this with you...

Sounds awesome! Would love to ride this with you next time I'm up there.
05-26-16, 05:52 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,919
Posted By whatwolf

Today's progress. Now on hold until the...

Today's progress.

Now on hold until the bars, brake levers, and shim/sram free hub body are here.

https://c1.staticflickr.com/8/7332/27240426776_32b35d7547_c.jpg
05-26-16, 11:48 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,919
Posted By whatwolf

Yes, they were already dimpled. No additional...

Yes, they were already dimpled. No additional dimpling was required. Roughly 4mm clearance each side.
05-26-16, 11:22 AM
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Views: 5,919
Posted By whatwolf

Thanks all. Will definitely post pictures of my...

Thanks all. Will definitely post pictures of my progress. Still waiting on a few parts. Here's a pic of the powdercoat finish I'm leaning toward. From Bruce Gordon's site:
...
05-25-16, 11:01 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,919
Posted By whatwolf

They'll look better once I take the stickers off!...

They'll look better once I take the stickers off! Drop bar, Nitto B132.
05-25-16, 10:56 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,919
Posted By whatwolf

I don't know, I think these came with 27 x 1-1/8...

I don't know, I think these came with 27 x 1-1/8 or 1/4. The 584x42 Hetres fit easily, and I'll stick with that for now because this is a parts bin build. Rock n Roads might fit too, but it will be...
05-25-16, 10:15 AM
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Posted By whatwolf

all the repair shops I've looked into have prices...

all the repair shops I've looked into have prices posted online. They seem to start around $50 for removing/replacing one set of canti bosses.
05-25-16, 09:24 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,919
Posted By whatwolf

Let's just say I'm very fortunate and what I paid...

Let's just say I'm very fortunate and what I paid does not reflect the actual cost. I snuck in a little extra payment in the form of some beer.
05-25-16, 09:15 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,919
Posted By whatwolf

650b x 42 (Hetre EL) and I think it's '88. I...

650b x 42 (Hetre EL) and I think it's '88. I checked when I got it but then I took the head badge off.
05-24-16, 09:57 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,919
Posted By whatwolf

650B Schwinn Voyageur Project

Just got this back today and will be building up over the next week or so.

https://c1.staticflickr.com/8/7059/27198824176_71bf32729d_c.jpg

I bought this frame recently at a local swap for $30...
05-18-16, 10:34 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,989
Posted By whatwolf

Oof. This is gonna be good.

Oof. This is gonna be good.
05-09-16, 09:33 PM
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Views: 74,853
Posted By whatwolf

1987 Land Shark Road Shark. Excellent on dirt,...

1987 Land Shark Road Shark. Excellent on dirt, excellent everywhere.

https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1524/26290311772_65a29d0ef2_c.jpg
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05-09-16, 12:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,295
Posted By whatwolf

Bump for the last few things

Bump for the last few things
05-08-16, 10:24 AM
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Views: 897
Posted By whatwolf

Do you know if it's designed around suspension or...

Do you know if it's designed around suspension or not?
05-06-16, 01:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 762
Posted By whatwolf

Yes, I go to the swaps and I am searching...

Yes, I go to the swaps and I am searching locally. Just wanted to check in with C&V land.

So far just a few leads on modern bikes, which I'm not entirely opposed to, but I'm still looking.
05-05-16, 05:40 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,358
Posted By whatwolf

Hmm. I "need" that 26.6 post. For a 650b touring...

Hmm. I "need" that 26.6 post. For a 650b touring bike. Is that nuts?
05-03-16, 12:23 AM
Replies: 52,123
Views: 6,987,148
Posted By whatwolf

Jack Taylor Tandem - a lot of work but probably...

Jack Taylor Tandem - a lot of work but probably worth it!

Jack Taylor Tandem (http://sandiego.craigslist.org/nsd/bik/5566971254.html)
http://images.craigslist.org/00G0G_7Qw31DF7SpF_600x450.jpg
05-02-16, 12:44 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,295
Posted By whatwolf

Updated sold items. Take the Tallux & Technomic...

Updated sold items. Take the Tallux & Technomic both for $80 shipped.
05-01-16, 12:41 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,295
Posted By whatwolf

HA! I work on bikes for money so when I have free...

HA! I work on bikes for money so when I have free time I just want to rideeeee and not think about bikes.
04-30-16, 12:58 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,295
Posted By whatwolf

Added pics of the stems / Race Face cranks: ...

Added pics of the stems / Race Face cranks:

https://www.flickr.com/photos/76468912@N07/albums/72157667693686536
04-29-16, 08:48 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,295
Posted By whatwolf

Sir_Name snatched it up. Crankset is pending...

Sir_Name snatched it up. Crankset is pending payment, but if they pass you're next in line.
04-28-16, 09:03 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,295
Posted By whatwolf

Pretty good shape. Not much wear on the rims,...

Pretty good shape. Not much wear on the rims, hubs are OK but would be better with a repacking, I'm sure the grease is dried up. PM me your email for pics.
04-28-16, 08:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 762
Posted By whatwolf

Thanks, but yeah that's too big.

Thanks, but yeah that's too big.
04-28-16, 07:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,295
Posted By whatwolf

FS: Small Rockhopper, 650b wheels, 26" wheels, assorted parts

Tired of messing around with bike projects and I only seem to like fast-ish drop bar bikes these days.

So, let's see if we can find these things new homes. Don't hesitate to PM or email if you...
04-28-16, 06:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 762
Posted By whatwolf

No worries I guess I should have added "vintage"...

No worries I guess I should have added "vintage" and "not in a hurry to purchase" :)

I'd have to take the track certification classes first and the next session doesn't start till mid-June. They...
04-28-16, 06:13 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 762
Posted By whatwolf

link? I couldn't find it.

link? I couldn't find it.
04-28-16, 06:13 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 762
Posted By whatwolf

Not a fan of Soma or any of the other overpriced...

Not a fan of Soma or any of the other overpriced mass-produced steel offerings. And I pay wholesale! Don't want to get into that discussion here but I'm looking for something older or more unique.
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