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07-05-20, 09:00 PM
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Views: 154
Posted By malcala622

I couldn't find a single frame to match this one...

I couldn't find a single frame to match this one on Google images and that shouldve raised a red flag. I knew very little about colnage frame characteristics and that alone shouldve kept me from...
07-05-20, 08:34 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 289
Posted By Murray Missile

Passing the torch........

Welcome the newest initiate into the world of vintage steel bicycles. This is the 13 year old that bought my 1986 Prelude yesterday on a ride with his Dad last night. This was one of my favorite...
07-04-20, 08:30 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 742
Posted By Wildwood

The last time I swabbed a rolling deck, I wore...

The last time I swabbed a rolling deck, I wore your boondockers.
07-04-20, 06:56 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 742
Posted By branko_76

I'll take that too....it keys in nicely with...

I'll take that too....it keys in nicely with being out at sea which was the last time I wore my boondockers
07-03-20, 10:35 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 742
Posted By Manny66

Im an early 80's Era guy so I wore what my Hero's...

Im an early 80's Era guy so I wore what my Hero's wore whenever I was on a bike. If Sean Kelly or Hinault had it on, I eventually got it.

I ALWAYS ride in cycling shorts ,jersey and cycling...
07-01-20, 07:43 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 488
Posted By cudak888

Ditto for the bottom bracket threads and faces,...

Ditto for the bottom bracket threads and faces, along with the fork crown race seat...

-Kurt
06-30-20, 02:11 PM
Replies: 15,665
Views: 1,590,763
Posted By non-fixie

Rode from Tarascon to Arles today. Only 50k, and...

Rode from Tarascon to Arles today. Only 50k, and the scenery was breathtaking at times, but the sun was relentless.
...
06-30-20, 02:06 PM
Replies: 15,665
Views: 1,590,763
Posted By gaucho777

It's been a while since I last posted. Yesterday...

It's been a while since I last posted. Yesterday was my 47th birthday, so I went for a 47-mile ride, which included nearly 4,000' of climbing. I haven't been riding too much and felt pretty wiped out...
06-29-20, 02:20 PM
Replies: 15,665
Views: 1,590,763
Posted By non-fixie

Rode from Tavel to Tarascon today. A nice 50k...

Rode from Tavel to Tarascon today. A nice 50k ride along the river Rhone, via Avignon.

The few climbs were worth it:
...
06-22-20, 08:05 AM
Replies: 492
Views: 34,239
Posted By jbchybridrider

Pretty red and black seat post flutes. :rolleyes:...

Pretty red and black seat post flutes. :rolleyes:

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06-19-20, 10:01 PM
Replies: 15,665
Views: 1,590,763
Posted By CV-6

First extended ride for the 650B Carré Sauvage...

First extended ride for the 650B Carré Sauvage Lejeune today on the Katy. Running Gran Bois Lierre 38, the bike accelerated nicely and soaked up a lot of the roughness of the trail. Crossed the...
06-19-20, 05:13 AM
Replies: 6,411
Views: 552,899
Posted By smontanaro

If I had to guess, I'd guess they are going on...

If I had to guess, I'd guess they are going on his Strawberry. ;) Nice score, Drillium Dude .
06-19-20, 04:19 AM
Replies: 6,411
Views: 552,899
Posted By Kabuki12

which bike are they going on? Or are they shelf...

which bike are they going on? Or are they shelf items.
06-19-20, 12:22 AM
Replies: 15,665
Views: 1,590,763
Posted By Andy_K

I intended to go for a ride the Columbia River...

I intended to go for a ride the Columbia River Gorge. I parked at Portland Women's Forum so I could avoid most of the climbing. Apparently the state of Oregon is now enforcing rule 5...
06-18-20, 07:57 PM
Replies: 15,665
Views: 1,590,763
Posted By abshipp

Brought my bike to work today so I could go ride...

Brought my bike to work today so I could go ride south of town.

Planned out a 50 mile route that took me through the little towns of Byron and Oregon Illinois. Oregon is right on the Rock River,...
06-18-20, 05:23 PM
Replies: 492
Views: 34,239
Posted By cooperryder

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06-18-20, 12:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 500
Posted By cudak888

"Go to BikeForums.net's Classic & Vintage forum....

"Go to BikeForums.net's Classic & Vintage forum. They're super nice over there and they'll hook you up with those parts you need. You won't regret it.


...but your SO might."

-Kurt
06-15-20, 03:06 AM
Replies: 492
Views: 34,239
Posted By jbchybridrider

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06-14-20, 11:26 AM
Replies: 492
Views: 34,239
Posted By djkashuba

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50005927522_eb...

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50005927522_eb4c0e8588_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2jbRs5b)
Jenner CA (https://flic.kr/p/2jbRs5b) by djk762 (https://www.flickr.com/photos/djk762/), on Flickr
06-10-20, 09:17 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 532
Posted By lasauge

A couple of days ago I had the pleasure...

A couple of days ago I had the pleasure experience of wrenching on nearly the same bike except that it had a Firestone headbadge and had been left outside under a deck for the last 20 years. It's...
06-10-20, 08:06 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,339
Posted By noobinsf

Yes! I bought a Mercian frame for X, and I had...

Yes! I bought a Mercian frame for X, and I had just sold some parts for X-10, so in my version of the story, I bought it for $10.
06-10-20, 07:30 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 532
Posted By Duxrule

Survivors

I'm just getting finished up on these his-n-hers early-'70's Western Flyer 5-speeds, warehouse finds from up in Centralia. I know it's like finding a pair of pristine AMC Gremlins, but that's what...
06-10-20, 12:38 PM
Replies: 492
Views: 34,239
Posted By DQRider

Shadow Play

I thought this looked artsy:

https://i.imgur.com/ueIf6OM.png

I wonder if it would be better in black and white? :foo:

.
06-10-20, 10:46 AM
Replies: 15,665
Views: 1,590,763
Posted By BFisher

^ I gotta ride that trail one of these days. ^ ...

^ I gotta ride that trail one of these days. ^

Couple shots from today's ride....
06-09-20, 11:16 AM
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Views: 1,590,763
Posted By DQRider

Prescott, Wisconsin Ride

Sunday I rode to Prescott, Wisconsin - a state that is fully open for business now. Had a nice lunch at Enrique's Tacos, but didn't take any photos because the setup was just wrong. The streets in...
06-09-20, 02:56 AM
Replies: 15,665
Views: 1,590,763
Posted By ExPatTyke

A longish ride yesterday, up to Bristol, along...

A longish ride yesterday, up to Bristol, along the top of the Avon Gorge, then back to Weston. It was another ride on the AO-8; having the rack and bag to carry provisions is essential at the moment...
06-08-20, 10:29 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 591
Posted By repechage

I never liked to build Rigida aluminum rims in...

I never liked to build Rigida aluminum rims in the 80's. Finally got the shop owner to stop ordering them.

Obviously, the reason to sell off the hubs is the atypical discoloration in the knurling...
06-08-20, 08:43 AM
Replies: 492
Views: 34,239
Posted By DQRider

Organic Workstand? :foo: .

Organic Workstand? :foo:

.
06-07-20, 09:58 PM
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Views: 591
Posted By cudak888

What a shame - beautiful frameset. Seems to have...

What a shame - beautiful frameset. Seems to have really lovely, understated lugwork.



My life with Rigida AL-1320's.

-Kurt
06-07-20, 09:26 PM
Replies: 492
Views: 34,239
Posted By Kriscarr

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06-07-20, 06:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 591
Posted By SurferRosa

SpeedofLite recently posted an article mentioning...

SpeedofLite recently posted an article mentioning Sparrow here:

https://www.bikeforums.net/classic-vintage/1203170-frames-framebuilding-1970-1979-21-more-american-framebuilders.html
06-07-20, 06:06 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,003
Posted By billytwosheds

Drum roll... ...

Drum roll...

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Got it in the mail yesterday. Thanks Drillium Dude .

This...
06-07-20, 05:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 591
Posted By bertinjim

How unfortunate that it needed to be broken up....

How unfortunate that it needed to be broken up. It is an excellent frameset and extremely pretty.
06-07-20, 05:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 591
Posted By repechage

Small low volume niche builders just get no...

Small low volume niche builders just get no attention often.
Then, sometimes all of a sudden there is attention. The market is fickle.

I was moving around a few in the bike room today, two will...
06-06-20, 05:01 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 598
Posted By CroManganMan

:thumb: And Serbian stamps too, if you're into...

:thumb: And Serbian stamps too, if you're into that sort of thing. Foreign stamps are always cool to me, kind of like tubing labels.
06-06-20, 04:10 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 598
Posted By deux jambes

6 weeks shipping, and 1 closed thread later.

Serbia! :roflmao2:


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06-06-20, 03:31 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 7,062
Posted By steelbikeguy

I didn't know that people tubed on the Wapsi... ...

I didn't know that people tubed on the Wapsi... all I remember is the routine flooding that blocked highway 61 (before the 4 lane hwy 61 was built).

If you have spare time in early June, you can...
05-31-20, 12:28 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 7,062
Posted By BFisher

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05-31-20, 02:55 AM
Replies: 492
Views: 34,239
Posted By jbchybridrider

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05-30-20, 12:10 AM
Replies: 223
Views: 10,055
Posted By 3alarmer

...sorry, but once you open the thread, it is no...

...sorry, but once you open the thread, it is no longer in its original, unopened state. Thanks a bunch for devaluing it. :(
05-29-20, 09:52 PM
Replies: 15,665
Views: 1,590,763
Posted By northbend

Up early this morning for a long ride. Took the...

Up early this morning for a long ride. Took the catch-trail from my neighborhood onto the Snoqualmie Valley Trail and spent the day riding an Out n Back over to Cle Elum on the other side of...
05-29-20, 07:25 PM
Replies: 3,315
Views: 280,254
Posted By deux jambes

Just finished making a hardware store bike...

Just finished making a hardware store bike “stand.”

...
05-28-20, 11:22 PM
Replies: 223
Views: 10,055
Posted By RiddleOfSteel

And we're now in Phase II, The Interim Period. I...

And we're now in Phase II, The Interim Period. I am unsure if we will have a Phase III, The Contents. I certainly hope so. If not, we may simply have to assume it was what the OP was after (honestly,...
05-28-20, 10:57 PM
Replies: 223
Views: 10,055
Posted By cudak888

I'm so happy this thread still has more posts...

I'm so happy this thread still has more posts than the Rivendell thread.

-Kurt
05-28-20, 12:41 PM
Replies: 15,665
Views: 1,590,763
Posted By smontanaro

Was just supposed to be an easy ride up the North...

Was just supposed to be an easy ride up the North Shore this morning, and it was, save for about two seconds of sheer terror. Turning left off Sheridan Road onto Deerpath in Lake Forest, the rear end...
05-28-20, 11:30 AM
Replies: 15,665
Views: 1,590,763
Posted By popefelix

I'm just getting back into cycling after a long...

I'm just getting back into cycling after a long time away. My bike is currently awaiting a new fork, but the last ride I took was from my house in Kansas City to Cuento Coffee in Raytown. Not much of...
05-28-20, 12:03 AM
Replies: 15,665
Views: 1,590,763
Posted By SurferRosa

mountain's out. ...

mountain's out.

https://i.imgur.com/I7mOgZh.jpg
Seward Park

The Arboretum Trail is short but sweet.

https://i.imgur.com/6U2E14h.jpg
05-27-20, 08:36 PM
Replies: 1,257
Views: 314,455
Posted By malcala622

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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05-27-20, 10:24 AM
Replies: 15,665
Views: 1,590,763
Posted By ExPatTyke

Went out this morning for a ride, on the ANC...

Went out this morning for a ride, on the ANC Halfords Team Replica. There was a bit of mist to start with, but it burned off quickly in the sun.

I went over the Mendips and down into Wells, past...
05-27-20, 01:36 AM
Replies: 140
Views: 8,203
Posted By gaucho777

SurferRosa Well, it’s never going to be 100%....

SurferRosa Well, it’s never going to be 100%. This happened 3 years ago last month. Cycling much easier than extended running and jumping. I’d say I’m 100% back to 90%, which is okay.
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