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10-25-21, 03:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 312
Posted By jdawginsc

We donít get fall...we go summer, hurricane...

We donít get fall...we go summer, hurricane season, winter, summer.

merziac Is that a dedicated bike road next to the highway along the river...?
10-25-21, 03:25 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 298
Posted By jdawginsc

Take pictures at each step of the process.

Take pictures at each step of the process.
10-25-21, 10:51 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 298
Posted By jdawginsc

Agree with the above. Bottom bracket, in my...

Agree with the above. Bottom bracket, in my opinion is the easiest set of bearings to learn from...easy to understand and repack, and adjust. Hubs and headsets can be a bit trickier.

And pedals...
10-25-21, 10:11 AM
Replies: 64,484
Views: 10,018,395
Posted By jdawginsc

It looks like the extent of barn dirt and dust...

It looks like the extent of barn dirt and dust coating the frame preserved the bike for future generations...
10-25-21, 08:22 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 592
Posted By jdawginsc

Buy it!!!!Save me from myself!!!

Buy it!!!!Save me from myself!!!
10-25-21, 08:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 188
Posted By jdawginsc

Are these pretty rare birds? I haven't come...

Are these pretty rare birds? I haven't come across an alloy one.
10-25-21, 02:29 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 7,431
Posted By jdawginsc

I have to sell some bikes, or build a shed...

I have to sell some bikes, or build a shed...
10-25-21, 02:21 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 468
Posted By jdawginsc

My observations....I wasnít very observant. Eek....

My observations....I wasnít very observant. Eek. Completely missed eyelets, tubing sticker picture, among others...

Secondly...you guys continue to amaze me with your sleuthing...

So circa 1960...
10-24-21, 06:14 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 468
Posted By jdawginsc

i was surprised by the square taper BB spindle...

i was surprised by the square taper BB spindle...
10-24-21, 12:15 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 468
Posted By jdawginsc

The BB is one of three pictures that make me...

The BB is one of three pictures that make me think old paint, but then there are four that make me think restore.

The decals are more pristine than they should be.

Is it a ton of a...
10-24-21, 11:08 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 468
Posted By jdawginsc

Another cool find. It DOES almost look, 1)...

Another cool find. It DOES almost look, 1) original, or 2) amazingly restored.

Decals and head badge are neat looking.

Does it look more like standard race geometry, or sport variety?
10-24-21, 11:03 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 268
Posted By jdawginsc

verktyg How do you use the MTB stem to...

verktyg

How do you use the MTB stem to round out the tube? Is it the 1 1/8 variety?

just tighten the quill a bit and spin the stem?
10-23-21, 09:31 AM
Replies: 4,348
Views: 427,658
Posted By jdawginsc

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/image_367d57cf1823d1ab741caa4ae9942e5d2c7f694f.jpg...
10-23-21, 07:45 AM
Replies: 4,348
Views: 427,658
Posted By jdawginsc

With or without lever hoods? Integrated...

With or without lever hoods?
Integrated seatpost or a seat-pin?
10-22-21, 04:30 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 559
Posted By jdawginsc

Will the RX100 index with 8 speed brifters as...

Will the RX100 index with 8 speed brifters as long as the cassette is compatible?
10-22-21, 04:05 PM
Replies: 4,616
Views: 473,296
Posted By jdawginsc

Is it working...?

Is it working...?
10-22-21, 11:55 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 559
Posted By jdawginsc

Absolutely agree. But I guess I assumed the OP...

Absolutely agree. But I guess I assumed the OP wanted to transition to 8 speed or at least brifters? I could be completely wrong on that.
10-22-21, 09:42 AM
Replies: 7,275
Views: 732,874
Posted By jdawginsc

I think the calipers are much heavier than alloy...

I think the calipers are much heavier than alloy though. I am going to check to see if they are steel.
10-22-21, 09:29 AM
Replies: 4,348
Views: 427,658
Posted By jdawginsc

It is a Cannondale sport tourer. It was lovingly...

It is a Cannondale sport tourer. It was lovingly owned by an older gentleman who bought it in 1987 in Charleston, along with his wifeís frame which has been posted here as well.

it was a well...
10-22-21, 09:13 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 559
Posted By jdawginsc

Yep. Though those RSX brifters are quite pricey....

Yep. Though those RSX brifters are quite pricey. Glad I have one in the stash.

I also think, depending on the spacing (if it is 126 or 130), if the OP wishes to upgrade to brifters/8 speed, there...
10-22-21, 06:01 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 15,783
Posted By jdawginsc

I donít think this one is Italian. Tange 5...

I donít think this one is Italian.

Tange 5 tubes...Shimano 600 Tri-Color black and pink splatter Falzarego.

after serious derusting and touch up and polishing...
...
10-21-21, 03:47 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 15,783
Posted By jdawginsc

Isn't Enik a German brand? Did they make their...

Isn't Enik a German brand? Did they make their own bikes or farm them out?
10-21-21, 03:10 PM
Replies: 4,348
Views: 427,658
Posted By jdawginsc

Who exactly IS Sovos is the question...

Who exactly IS Sovos is the question...
10-21-21, 04:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 592
Posted By jdawginsc

PM on the Alpina Pro MTB. ...

PM on the Alpina Pro MTB.

^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
Edit: Disregard jdawgís PM...he does not need to take on another item!!!
10-21-21, 04:06 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 343
Posted By jdawginsc

So a proprietary deal that needed a different...

So a proprietary deal that needed a different brake bridge placement, a specialized attachment of a hard to source part, and decreasing brake rigidity for slightly better fender mounts?

Did the...
10-21-21, 03:14 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 343
Posted By jdawginsc

Off topic, what sort of brakes did it use where...

Off topic, what sort of brakes did it use where there is a vertical hole for attaching the rear brake?
10-20-21, 05:00 PM
Replies: 7,275
Views: 732,874
Posted By jdawginsc

Kharkov centrepulls... ...

Kharkov centrepulls...


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10-20-21, 04:44 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 343
Posted By jdawginsc

The claw makes the drop-out less important since...

The claw makes the drop-out less important since there is not the interesting nubs on the derailleur hanger to contend with. There might be a piece to hold the wheel axle at a particular position,...
Replies: 54
Views: 3,821
Posted By jdawginsc

That's actually one of the few British bikes on...

That's actually one of the few British bikes on my radar if it was in my size. They are few and far between. That and a Pat Hanlon I think.
10-20-21, 04:28 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 343
Posted By jdawginsc

I am embarrassed...I just looked at a map to see...

I am embarrassed...I just looked at a map to see what city Blighty was close to if I was searching EBay Britain...then remembered the moniker/nickname... :beer:

Anywho......
10-20-21, 03:40 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 343
Posted By jdawginsc

Patrick is in GB 🇬🇧 I think? There should be...

Patrick is in GB 🇬🇧 I think? There should be bundles of fun parts over there.

Is there an image of the bike as it sits now? What year is it?
10-20-21, 03:14 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,608
Posted By jdawginsc

Free wheels, 7speed indexing shifters and...

Free wheels, 7speed indexing shifters and brifters, 27Ē tyres and tubes, seatpost binder bolts, apparently flat blades Roval spokes, headset cups...maybe square taper spindles?

Anything French or...
10-20-21, 02:24 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 343
Posted By jdawginsc

And along with what T-Mar said, there are a few...

And along with what T-Mar said, there are a few Shimano vintage items that would be very nice if a clawed one is found...
Shimano Golden Arrow 105...
10-20-21, 02:00 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 343
Posted By jdawginsc

Another possibility is to upgrade to a SunTour VG...

Another possibility is to upgrade to a SunTour VG series (you can get GT-long cage or Vg-t short cages). They shift extremely well for friction, and won't look out of place in many builds. They also...
10-20-21, 01:57 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,608
Posted By jdawginsc

Honestly, I don't even know what I have stashed...

Honestly, I don't even know what I have stashed half of the time, I just know I will be reasonably set for a bike-ocalypse...
10-20-21, 01:52 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 338
Posted By jdawginsc

Haha, I think you won those pedals from...

Haha, I think you won those pedals from me...$29.00 I think. I was actually bidding on them for you! If I won I was going to send them to you at my cost.
10-19-21, 07:13 PM
Replies: 4,348
Views: 427,658
Posted By jdawginsc

I was mostly joking, but it seems I come across...

I was mostly joking, but it seems I come across bikes with mismatched wheels, and thereís a Sovis rear in a lot, but something else in front. Weird.
10-19-21, 06:21 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 941
Posted By jdawginsc

Fiona Faggin II is on her way to me. Not as...

Fiona Faggin II is on her way to me. Not as adventurous a paintjob as Mad Honk 's new friend Fiona Faggin, but some cool details nonetheless. I was heartbroken that Fiona the first did not fit no...
10-19-21, 04:56 PM
Replies: 4,348
Views: 427,658
Posted By jdawginsc

It may have been a swap-out, but the original...

It may have been a swap-out, but the original Sport LX group probably didn't have a triple so maybe they specified a lower version biopace crank and a PO entered the Mountain LX? Honestly, I'd keep...
10-19-21, 03:25 PM
Replies: 4,348
Views: 427,658
Posted By jdawginsc

Sport LX was the Exage group with white accents...

Sport LX was the Exage group with white accents wasn't it? According to the Trek catalog for 1989, it looks like it had a triple...
10-19-21, 03:23 PM
Replies: 4,348
Views: 427,658
Posted By jdawginsc

There are no such things as Sovos front hubs, I...

There are no such things as Sovos front hubs, I don't think...they seem to be non-existent, and I don't think it was because they were actually any good.
Forum: For Sale
10-18-21, 07:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 287
Posted By jdawginsc

Questions...

What is the quill part width of the Stem adaptor? For a 1Ē steerer tube, or 1 1/8Ē steerer?

Is the black Nashbar stem alloy? 1Ē or 1 1/8Ē quill?
10-17-21, 06:30 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 486
Posted By jdawginsc

Thank you greatly!

Thank you greatly!
10-17-21, 03:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 338
Posted By jdawginsc

Pro-vic IIIs might be worth a look as well. Low...

Pro-vic IIIs might be worth a look as well. Low quill and wide if I remember.
10-17-21, 03:00 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 486
Posted By jdawginsc

If you do, if I could have a few more (if you can...

If you do, if I could have a few more (if you can still get the triplets to the others who asked) it would be appreciated!

Dave
10-17-21, 02:42 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 486
Posted By jdawginsc

If I can have 6 nice chrome ones, there would...

If I can have 6 nice chrome ones, there would still be six left over I think? . I donít want to be too greedy!

...or I can get them all and extort a certain Bianchi from merziac ! Haha
10-17-21, 11:24 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 486
Posted By jdawginsc

Iíll take them Let me know how much for the...

Iíll take them

Let me know how much for the lump!
10-17-21, 10:11 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 338
Posted By jdawginsc

I picked up a pair on a whim. Will likely use on...

I picked up a pair on a whim. Will likely use on my Austro Daimler build.
10-17-21, 09:50 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 338
Posted By jdawginsc

These are supposed to be excellent. ...

These are supposed to be excellent.

https://www.ebay.com/itm/293014729917?epid=1903964161&hash=item443909f4bd:g:ZA0AAMXQQQhRfWRP
10-17-21, 08:38 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 338
Posted By jdawginsc

I can post you a picture of a pair I recently dug...

I can post you a picture of a pair I recently dug out of a stash to get a closer look.

I have a pair of SP-11s but at the moment they are spoken for on one of my builds to be.
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