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02-16-19, 04:39 PM
Replies: 334
Views: 7,983
Posted By SurferRosa

There's something ethereal and absolutely perfect...

There's something ethereal and absolutely perfect about this...

https://youtu.be/LCRZZC-DH7M
02-15-19, 08:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 567
Posted By SurferRosa

I've cold set tons of steel forks that weren't...

I've cold set tons of steel forks that weren't spaced at 100mm. I'd be penniless if I took each one to a shop.

In other words, "steel is real."
02-15-19, 08:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 235
Posted By SurferRosa

if you have down tube shifters, tighten the...

if you have down tube shifters, tighten the right/rear one.

you might want to overhaul them if it's been a while. don't grease the threads.
02-15-19, 06:00 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,044
Posted By SurferRosa

just be simple ​​ ...

just be simple
​​
https://youtu.be/to5thdjFuUM

rip, Jason Molina
02-14-19, 03:16 PM
Replies: 334
Views: 7,983
Posted By SurferRosa

I thought that was common knowledge that Levon...

I thought that was common knowledge that Levon was very outspoken about the way Robbie was acting on stage during the concert film. Just search for it if you're curious.
02-14-19, 12:21 PM
Replies: 334
Views: 7,983
Posted By SurferRosa

Levon had exactly that problem with Robbie in The...

Levon had exactly that problem with Robbie in The Last Waltz.
02-14-19, 12:07 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 561
Posted By SurferRosa

You'd have the same difficult time distinguishing...

You'd have the same difficult time distinguishing the campy brakes on my '87 falcon I recently built up. They're triomphe, but i replaced the nuts with victory conical ones. Does that make them...
02-14-19, 12:50 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 561
Posted By SurferRosa

Victory has conical nuts like those pictured. ...

Victory has conical nuts like those pictured. Triomphe has hollow nuts, unlike those pictured.
02-13-19, 02:48 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 600
Posted By SurferRosa

Grand Prix (1st ver.)...

Grand Prix (1st ver.) (http://velobase.com/ViewComponent.aspx?ID=E4A66EF9-0868-418F-9E9C-70DA6DC07560&Enum=112&AbsPos=18)
02-13-19, 12:49 PM
Replies: 334
Views: 7,983
Posted By SurferRosa

When asked to play in the wake of John Bonham,...

When asked to play in the wake of John Bonham, you better be pretty good.

https://youtu.be/z2c9v3cwmr4
02-12-19, 07:46 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 600
Posted By SurferRosa

I just measured some 3ttt bars that were supposed...

I just measured some 3ttt bars that were supposed to be 26.0. They measure closer to 25.8. The 26.0 3ttt stem still clamped the bars just fine.
02-12-19, 07:36 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,758
Posted By SurferRosa

The miyata 912 I recently acquired has campy...

The miyata 912 I recently acquired has campy record cups and a non-campy spindle. I assumed it worked for nearly 40 years like that, so I just put it back together the same way.
02-12-19, 12:21 PM
Replies: 334
Views: 7,983
Posted By SurferRosa

Yes, it is. Apparently he asked for Emmylou and...

Yes, it is. Apparently he asked for Emmylou and Ronstadt again for American Stars N Bars. When Harris couldn't make it, the two recommended Nicollete Larson. It's another favorite album of mine.
...
02-11-19, 05:20 PM
Replies: 334
Views: 7,983
Posted By SurferRosa

Which did she do more, cover him or back him up? ...

Which did she do more, cover him or back him up?

https://youtu.be/jRT5R7e6lQw

Love Neil .... and the '70s.
02-11-19, 04:53 PM
Replies: 334
Views: 7,983
Posted By SurferRosa

Something tells me Warren wouldn't approve of...

Something tells me Warren wouldn't approve of your post.



Check out the personnel on Excitable Boy (https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Excitable_Boy).

https://youtu.be/fZokPAuhD6k
02-11-19, 04:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 452
Posted By SurferRosa

Before blasting/powdering, everything should be...

Before blasting/powdering, everything should be removed, including the fixed cup, headset, and head badge.

Only allow someone to powder a lugged bike if he's well versed in doing so. It shouldn't...
02-11-19, 02:15 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 2,551
Posted By SurferRosa

From recent history. You can find the articles...

From recent history. You can find the articles on it if you want.



No, it was the first cat related death in the state in 100 years, I think. The cat was like 40 lbs under weight. Sick,...
02-09-19, 01:14 PM
Replies: 645
Views: 144,099
Posted By SurferRosa

OK. Thanks.

OK. Thanks.
02-08-19, 06:07 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 629
Posted By SurferRosa

Took me forever to remove the pads from the...

Took me forever to remove the pads from the shoes. Whew. Glad that's over.

I noticed the block that holds the spring is aluminum, which is pretty cool.

Really glad I got 'em overhauled with new...
02-08-19, 02:16 PM
Replies: 49,689
Views: 6,254,399
Posted By SurferRosa

54cm Ciocc SLX, $800...

54cm Ciocc SLX, $800 (https://seattle.craigslist.org/see/bik/d/seattle-ciocc-road-bike-54cm/6810059669.html)

https://images.craigslist.org/00w0w_8GtfASL7Wmt_1200x900.jpg
02-08-19, 01:23 PM
Replies: 1,288
Views: 349,533
Posted By SurferRosa

Anyone know what the two, one-letter decals...

Anyone know what the two, one-letter decals underneath the bb shell on each side of the serial of Miyata frames signify? A different bike than the one above reads "G" and "A."
02-08-19, 01:18 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 3,835
Posted By SurferRosa

$2k Colnago Super...

$2k Colnago Super (https://seattle.craigslist.org/see/bik/d/seattle-original-vintage-mid-70s/6805244928.html)

https://images.craigslist.org/00c0c_dbsTQAiBAXz_600x450.jpg
02-07-19, 11:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 629
Posted By SurferRosa

Thanks, all. I will pick up some new pads as...

Thanks, all. I will pick up some new pads as well. :thumb:

edit: got some modolo kool stops for $20 shipped (+tax) on ebay.
02-07-19, 08:00 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 629
Posted By SurferRosa

Doh! [Homer voice.] You just opened my eyes. You...

Doh! [Homer voice.] You just opened my eyes. You can't adjust it until you mount it on the frame. Then the block/frame/mount nut all lock together so the calipers can float, perfectly adjusted.
...
02-07-19, 06:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 629
Posted By SurferRosa

Thanks for bringing this up. That block takes a...

Thanks for bringing this up. That block takes a 14mm wrench. So, if there is slop, I need to secure the block using a wrench along with a 5mm allen key on the bolt head.

But it looks like the two...
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