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04-28-11, 05:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 512
Posted By Guvna

Great, thanks for the help guys.

Great, thanks for the help guys.
04-28-11, 03:13 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 512
Posted By Guvna

Swapping an old fork

I have an old mercian rando that I use as my commuter. I'm planning on switching the gearing to 1 x 7 to shave some weight, and also considering swapping the current fork for a carbon one (non-cross)...
04-03-10, 03:53 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,429
Posted By Guvna

what time does it start if you watch it on...

what time does it start if you watch it on cycling tv?
Forum: Road Cycling
04-03-10, 11:23 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 219
Posted By Guvna

C-Record/Record Compatibility

Hey all,
Is there any reason I couldn't use campy ergo 8spd brifters with a c-record 8-spd cassette?
Thanks a lot,
s.
04-01-10, 12:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 563
Posted By Guvna

great link, thanks!

great link, thanks!
03-31-10, 09:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 563
Posted By Guvna

Live Pro- Cycling Coverage (video and/or audio)

If you don't own a television, where do you go for it? Are any of you Cycling TV members?
Forum: Touring
01-26-10, 02:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 491
Posted By Guvna

What a great site! Thanks Chris! Perfect.

What a great site! Thanks Chris! Perfect.
Forum: Touring
01-26-10, 02:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 491
Posted By Guvna

Where can I find these lights?

Want to get some of these (http://www.velo-orange.com/volibrforraa.html) for the new rig-- I know where to get the brackets now, but where can I get that actual light fixture?
Thanks!
01-06-10, 07:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 568
Posted By Guvna

They're pretty old-- half-step gearing, etc.

They're pretty old-- half-step gearing, etc.
01-06-10, 07:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 568
Posted By Guvna

sorry, triple...

sorry, triple...
01-06-10, 06:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 568
Posted By Guvna

Sugino Grand Mighty Tour

Anyone know what the bb spindle length should be for sugino grand mighty tour cranks? I know I need english-threaded, but I'm still working out the rest.

Any and all advice appreciated....
11-24-09, 08:57 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 6,369
Posted By Guvna

Called it:...

Called it: http://insidemovies.moviefone.com/2009/11/12/david-koepp-directing-premium-rush/
10-11-09, 01:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 556
Posted By Guvna

Few things: first, in my buzzed state, I called...

Few things:
first, in my buzzed state, I called it a c-record headset, when it's probably a 2008 record headset. I think I was trying to sound cool or something by abbreviating campy like that. Wont...
10-10-09, 08:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 556
Posted By Guvna

Campy Headset/tube Dia.

Hey all,
Just got a great deal on a c-record headset (probably only a few years old) for an old Daccordi frame. The threading seems correct, however it doesn't fit into the headtube of the frame. Is...
09-12-09, 11:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 562
Posted By Guvna

Never mind, should have checked with sheldon...

Never mind, should have checked with sheldon first.
09-12-09, 11:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 562
Posted By Guvna

Is there no way to convert a bike with vertical...

Is there no way to convert a bike with vertical drop outs to fixed?
09-12-09, 11:31 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 562
Posted By Guvna

Melvin tensioned with fixed cog?

Can you use this (http://www.ride-this.com/index.php/paul-components-melvin-1spd-chain-tensioner-silver.html?source=googleps) with a fixed cog? That'd be great, say yes....
09-02-09, 06:40 PM
Replies: 3,419
Views: 371,048
Posted By Guvna

I have: 1. An english-threaded Campy record...

I have:

1. An english-threaded Campy record carbon (1990) bottom bracket, 102mm, used but good condition.
2. A Campy aero seatpost, 27.2, some scratches but good condition.
3. Campy Centaur rear...
Forum: Touring
08-31-09, 10:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 279
Posted By Guvna

Yeah I'm actually trying to be anal in this case,...

Yeah I'm actually trying to be anal in this case, ha. The bike I'm considering is going to be a long-term investment, and the frame and fork alone are quite expensive.

Thanks for the input, yeah...
Forum: Touring
08-31-09, 02:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 279
Posted By Guvna

semi-newb sizing question

Hello all,
I'm looking to purchase a touring frame but I want to be absolutely sure that I get the size right. I typically ride a track bike with traditional tight track geo, with a 61cm c.t.t. seat...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-21-09, 11:30 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 268
Posted By Guvna

10spd rear spacing.

A bike with 125mm rear spacing can only go up to a 7spd freewheel, right? I bought a frame and the guy told me it was 8,9,10 speed compatible, but it has 125 rear spacing. How does that work.
08-21-09, 10:59 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 556
Posted By Guvna

Also, I thought the rear spacing on this frame...

Also, I thought the rear spacing on this frame was 126.2, but I just had it measured at the local shop and they tell me it 125! ! Any idea where I can find a 10spd compatible rear hub with a 125mm...
08-21-09, 10:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 556
Posted By Guvna

Thanks guys! Bianchi Girl: Do you really...

Thanks guys!

Bianchi Girl: Do you really think I need to go with c-record? I was just hoping not to need to spend that kind of money. You don't suppose this...
08-21-09, 08:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 556
Posted By Guvna

Bottom Bracket Shell Diameter

hey guys,
So I got a mid-80s daccordi frame that I figured my campy record (1990) bottom bracket would work with, but that's not the case. Before bringing it to the shop, I just tried to thread it...
08-19-09, 07:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,752
Posted By Guvna

Looks a lot like this, however this one doesn't...

Looks a lot like this, however this one doesn't seem to have the fluted top tube or internal routing...
http://www.biketype.com/pics/5695/full/daccordi_telaio_turbo_frame.jpg
08-19-09, 07:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,752
Posted By Guvna

More daccordi

I have a daccordi turbo frame with the number 585 on the bottom bracket, which I suspect means it was produced may of 1985 (it looks about right). It has internal routing for the rear brake cable, a...
08-11-09, 01:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 405
Posted By Guvna

Yeah, it was measured with just your standard...

Yeah, it was measured with just your standard sizing rod, so I'm not sure if that was 100% accurate. Maybe I'll get a second opinion.
08-11-09, 10:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 405
Posted By Guvna

Seatpost Diameter Blues

So I got a bike on ebay that claimed to take a 27.2 seatpost, so I bought one and it doesn't fitl. Took it to the shop and discovered it's actually 27.0. Great.

Can I just use a 26.8? There seem...
06-30-09, 10:02 PM
Replies: 327
Views: 24,662
Posted By Guvna

dooks: what kind of stem is that on the scapin? ...

dooks: what kind of stem is that on the scapin?

also: let's see that paramount!
06-30-09, 09:58 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,636
Posted By Guvna

Seeing this has made me wonder if potholes in...

Seeing this has made me wonder if potholes in california are two stories deep.
06-30-09, 09:39 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,636
Posted By Guvna

Holy **** dude, "slight" nothing you nailed that...

Holy **** dude, "slight" nothing you nailed that thing.Really surprised by this. Hows the front wheel?
06-29-09, 07:51 PM
Replies: 4,176
Views: 1,850,496
Posted By Guvna

I have to say I'm consistently blown away by how...

I have to say I'm consistently blown away by how much those go for. Never been a fan of the fork to downtube proportions on them, just weird looking to me. No doubt, a nice bike to be sure, but if I...
06-29-09, 03:41 PM
Replies: 3,849
Views: 221,642
Posted By Guvna

this is a pre war skip tooth drive ballon tire...

this is a pre war skip tooth drive ballon tire cruiser original parts , fenders and tank with great paint (http://philadelphia.craigslist.org/bik/1245000986.html). No pics but I thought someone here...
06-29-09, 03:20 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 468
Posted By Guvna

I bought a bike with cottered cranks that...

I bought a bike with cottered cranks that initially worked just fine. After less than a year they were toast. Can't really speak to the quality of them in general, but my experience with them was...
06-29-09, 02:56 PM
Replies: 5,484
Views: 1,258,995
Posted By Guvna

I'm never really convinced that anyone actually...

I'm never really convinced that anyone actually uses the ends of the bullhorns 100% of the time, thus I would suggest wrapping the bars up.

I wish more people would go with low profile rims and...
06-29-09, 02:43 PM
Replies: 5,484
Views: 1,258,995
Posted By Guvna

+1, don't bother matching the tires. My favorite...

+1, don't bother matching the tires. My favorite builds always have the front tire matching something on the front the front and the back matching whatever is going on back there. This is my favorite...
06-28-09, 10:52 PM
Replies: 5,484
Views: 1,258,995
Posted By Guvna

is that an alien? not my first choice color but...

is that an alien? not my first choice color but looks pretty good to me.
06-28-09, 10:49 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,400
Posted By Guvna

(yawn)

(yawn)
06-28-09, 10:48 PM
Replies: 327
Views: 24,662
Posted By Guvna

Goddamn sanchez! What size is that white ciocc? ...

Goddamn sanchez! What size is that white ciocc?

Totally loving this thread, actually. Some real beauties so far. Also it help differentiate between the users here who really love bicycles in all...
06-28-09, 10:39 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,400
Posted By Guvna

Fascinating convo, but please finish it here...

Fascinating convo, but please finish it here (http://www.denimdna.com/).
06-28-09, 09:55 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 6,369
Posted By Guvna

Any second now we'll have yall to thank for a...

Any second now we'll have yall to thank for a Fast and Furious-esque movie with male models doing brakeless alleycat racing over a new rock soundtrack.
Thanks in advance.
06-28-09, 08:32 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,529
Posted By Guvna

nothing I love more than burning a f*ucking...

nothing I love more than burning a f*ucking college freshman on a custom Italian frame with my pista.
06-28-09, 07:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 373
Posted By Guvna

Anyone have a cicli-berlinetta frame?

Curious if anyone has experience with cicli-berlinetta (http://www.cicli-berlinetta.de/ciclib_bikes1.html) frames.
06-28-09, 07:20 PM
Replies: 327
Views: 24,662
Posted By Guvna

Love daccordis. Make sure to post pics when done..

Love daccordis. Make sure to post pics when done..
06-24-09, 06:00 PM
Replies: 3,849
Views: 221,642
Posted By Guvna

Emailed this guy to see if he would ship. His...

Emailed this guy to see if he would ship. His first response was just "hell no", then he wrote again saying "I will charge you $150 extra.and all cash nothing ells."

Good luck dude!
06-23-09, 02:07 PM
Replies: 3,849
Views: 221,642
Posted By Guvna

80 bucks!? Congrats! Yeah the tenax is nothing...

80 bucks!? Congrats! Yeah the tenax is nothing super fancy, but it's pretty nice and lighter than a lot of the entry level CrMo bikes getting pumped out these days. Plus it's probably american-made,...
06-21-09, 07:12 PM
Replies: 3,849
Views: 221,642
Posted By Guvna

Schwinn Prelude -[1990] 58cm double-butted...

Schwinn Prelude -[1990] 58cm double-butted Columbus tube frame, Shimano 600 & DuraAce components, Mavic wheels, Look pedals. good working condition, paint is scratched & chipped. $100 or best offer. ...
06-20-09, 08:26 PM
Replies: 14,057
Views: 1,497,729
Posted By Guvna

Lots of things to criticize, however the long...

Lots of things to criticize, however the long denim shorts are the only thing I can seriously call ridiculous.
06-20-09, 08:24 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,704
Posted By Guvna

if it's that important to you you might want to...

if it's that important to you you might want to just get a converter. It would vastly widen your options to go threadless..
06-20-09, 08:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 918
Posted By Guvna

Thanks doods.

Thanks doods.
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