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04-30-22, 09:10 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 997
Posted By squarenoise

Yeah, I think these Voyaguers are one of the more...

Yeah, I think these Voyaguers are one of the more under rated/appreciated touring bikes around, even by me. I had a 1990 model for awhile, sold it to help fund a Miyata 1000 project, then picked up...
04-24-22, 12:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 650
Posted By squarenoise

Sugino AT Crankset w/ Original Sealed Bottom Bracket

$160 Shipped
$140 Shipped

Some marks/scratches from use, but in great working condition.

175 arm length and 50/39/28 Chainrings

Comes with rare matching sealed bottom bracket. Spins free...
04-07-22, 04:43 PM
Replies: 550
Views: 99,282
Posted By squarenoise

I think 85 Voyageurs came with Sugino AT...

I think 85 Voyageurs came with Sugino AT Crankset, which I can also confirm a modern 127 symmetrical works for those (at least it did for my 84 Miyata 1000).

I have my 87 Voyageur parted out right...
03-24-22, 05:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 997
Posted By squarenoise

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01-11-22, 04:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,282
Posted By squarenoise

1984 Miyata 610 Touring Bike 23

$450 Plus Shipping for the Complete Bike as pictured
$420 Plus Shipping for the Complete Bike as pictured
Sold Locally

New year deep thoughts have lead me to a downsizing path (blasphemous on...
01-08-22, 06:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 447
Posted By squarenoise

I have a pair of Suntour Thumb Shifters if you're...

I have a pair of Suntour Thumb Shifters if you're interested in ratcheted friction shifting.
...
01-04-22, 12:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 620
Posted By squarenoise

Received and replied. mcgregorj You have...

Received and replied.

mcgregorj You have 2nd dibs and will keep ya posted.
Forum: Southwest
12-31-21, 09:41 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,835
Posted By squarenoise

Nice work on Mt. Lemmon! Hope you enjoyed your...

Nice work on Mt. Lemmon! Hope you enjoyed your rides overall and definitely try to hit Saguaro East on your next visit.
12-29-21, 07:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 403
Posted By squarenoise

These came off of an 84 Miyata 1000 which had...

These came off of an 84 Miyata 1000 which had factory spec 700c wheels. I do believe the original pads were the Dia Compe four-dot (worn out and hard as rocks). These Kool Stop "Scott Cantilever Big...
12-28-21, 07:42 PM
Replies: 2,739
Views: 1,019,232
Posted By squarenoise

I'm a wide footed size 12 and the most...

I'm a wide footed size 12 and the most comfortable pedal for me has been the Specialized Touring model from the 80s. They can be pricey when they pop up, but well worth it IMO....
12-26-21, 10:58 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,969
Posted By squarenoise

I can't see it being super noticeable unless you...

I can't see it being super noticeable unless you were at your limit on a climb and needed just the tiniest bit more help.
12-18-21, 02:10 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,809
Posted By squarenoise

Haha, Yep! Unless the frame pump clamp counts?...

Haha, Yep! Unless the frame pump clamp counts? But not to worry, all the original parts are being used elsewhere ;)
12-18-21, 12:38 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,809
Posted By squarenoise

Finally sorted out a proper wheelset (Sansin...

Finally sorted out a proper wheelset (Sansin Gyromaster Hubs laced to Ukai Rims, 40H Rear/36H Front), made a few other tweaks, and calling it done (for now).

The B17 saddle wasn't working out so I...
Forum: Southwest
12-13-21, 05:26 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,835
Posted By squarenoise

Actual stopped street crossings on The Loop are...

Actual stopped street crossings on The Loop are fairly minimal. The majority of The Loop runs alongside different wash systems and you get to dip under every major street crossing, so there are only...
Forum: Southwest
12-13-21, 03:11 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,835
Posted By squarenoise

Common misspelling, but it's Tucson ;) ...

Common misspelling, but it's Tucson ;)

You'll be near an entrance to "The Loop" which is a great shared-use path that circles all of Tucson, plus has a ton of splinter trails. The complete Tucson...
12-01-21, 08:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,196
Posted By squarenoise

Sold locally to a nice tall gentlemen who will...

Sold locally to a nice tall gentlemen who will put some good touring miles on it :)
12-01-21, 11:02 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 222
Posted By squarenoise

Ill take it! PM coming.

Ill take it! PM coming.
11-18-21, 10:30 AM
Replies: 7,393
Views: 3,348,306
Posted By squarenoise

https://trpcycling.com/product/rrl-sr/

https://trpcycling.com/product/rrl-sr/
11-10-21, 02:33 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,150
Posted By squarenoise

Confirming some of the comments above. I had a...

Confirming some of the comments above. I had a 1990 Voyageur, not original parts, but definitely had a made in Japan sticker on the downtube, serial number on the head tube lug, and "Schwinn Quality"...
11-06-21, 01:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 625
Posted By squarenoise

I have the same year 610 and Testors Arctic Blue...

I have the same year 610 and Testors Arctic Blue Metallic Enamel (#1109) worked well for me. Primer made it too light, but 2/3 coats on the bare metal looked pretty good.

Full thread here...
10-29-21, 05:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 357
Posted By squarenoise

I made the same mistake years ago, then bought...

I made the same mistake years ago, then bought calipers to always measure and be certain. The cup diameters are so close (30.0 JIS / 30.2 ISO) that I don't think it's an issue to mix and match. If...
10-18-21, 10:48 PM
Replies: 7,393
Views: 3,348,306
Posted By squarenoise

Dang! Too bad about that purple one being too...

Dang! Too bad about that purple one being too small cause that color is SO GOOD!



I also ride 50/34 11-28 on my two newer bikes and good with 34/28 for the tougher climbs too. My vintage road...
10-16-21, 10:52 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 5,461
Posted By squarenoise

A gentelmen and a scholar. That's great to hear...

A gentelmen and a scholar. That's great to hear they're so receptive to making tweaks.



I'm having the same experience with my 520. Very stable without feeling like an anchor.
10-16-21, 10:39 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,809
Posted By squarenoise

Updates: Good news… I picked up a real nice set...

Updates: Good news… I picked up a real nice set of Shimano MC70 brakes, with original pads that weren’t worn or dried out, and they worked perfectly for the 700c conversion. Ran all my cables and...
10-11-21, 01:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 973
Posted By squarenoise

Dang it! This is just too good of a deal to pass...

Dang it! This is just too good of a deal to pass up. PM coming.
10-09-21, 05:32 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 5,461
Posted By squarenoise

They're definitely hard to come by, but out...

They're definitely hard to come by, but out there, with the 40T being the rarest. I've seen a few 38T and more of 36T. I THINK because of mountain bike setups like 48/38/28 and 46/36/26. They're...
10-06-21, 06:54 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,809
Posted By squarenoise

Thank You! This frame color is freaking beautiful...

Thank You! This frame color is freaking beautiful and I feel so lucky to have one is such great shape.

I'm equal parts proud and ashamed of all these parts I've had "just laying around". I don't...
10-03-21, 04:59 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,809
Posted By squarenoise

Replacement headset installed and everything is...

Replacement headset installed and everything is coming together. Just waiting on the brakeset, then hopefully test riding by next weekend.

Parts List so far...
Tange Levin CDS Headset
Nitto...
09-29-21, 08:18 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,809
Posted By squarenoise

Like super bizarre! It's crazy tight, maybe 1/2 a...

Like super bizarre! It's crazy tight, maybe 1/2 a cm at most between top of tire and fork crown. I did try to gently squeeze a fender in there and there's absolutely no room.

I have a 87 Voyageur...
09-28-21, 05:11 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 7,887
Posted By squarenoise

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09-27-21, 11:19 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,809
Posted By squarenoise

Updates! The Dia Compe 960s KIND OF...

Updates!



The Dia Compe 960s KIND OF work, but not close enough for my liking. They have the most minimal, if any, vertical adjustment making the brake pad angle down too much. The pads would...
09-26-21, 11:12 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,809
Posted By squarenoise

I just came across your epic Trek 620 project...

I just came across your epic Trek 620 project (https://www.bikeforums.net/classic-vintage/1227869-trek-620-700x48-tires-10-new-school-frame-shows-way.html), then realized... Oh! This is the guy with...
09-26-21, 10:59 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,809
Posted By squarenoise

I used to have the "stock affliction", but then...

I used to have the "stock affliction", but then shifted to period correct(ish) "upgrades" are okay. Sometimes pretending that I bought the bike the year it came out, then made changes as components...
09-25-21, 11:21 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,809
Posted By squarenoise

Yeah it's pretty much at the max of standover...

Yeah it's pretty much at the max of standover height for me, but top tube is just right.

Let me know if you ever need help with a Tucson pick up. I could always store it in my garage until there's...
09-25-21, 02:48 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,809
Posted By squarenoise

I suffer from matchy matchy syndrome, so...

I suffer from matchy matchy syndrome, so replacing just the rear hub would really hurt my brain. Luckily I have 3 decent spare wheelset options... A) Maillard sealed mechanism 36/40 on 27" rims, B)...
09-25-21, 11:09 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,809
Posted By squarenoise

Another Touring Project - 84 Trek 520

Apparently I'm going through a "Cantilevers and a good deal? I'll buy it!" phase. Found this Trek 520 locally, right up the street even, and couldn't resist. It's been hanging in a garage for years...
04-21-21, 01:36 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,526
Posted By squarenoise

Thank you LBCwanabe for a smooth transaction! The...

Thank you LBCwanabe for a smooth transaction! The Voyageur arrived well packed and faster than expected. I made a few component changes, converted the downtube shifters to barends, got it back on the...
03-15-21, 09:09 PM
Replies: 2,739
Views: 1,019,232
Posted By squarenoise

Haha, davester got it! It's a Paul Gino Light...

Haha, davester got it! It's a Paul Gino Light Mount, mounted to the rack with a rounded furniture bracket. I needed the light mount dropped down a bit, due to front bag interference and it worked...
02-16-21, 09:00 PM
Replies: 687
Views: 294,746
Posted By squarenoise

Man, that color scheme is so rad!

Man, that color scheme is so rad!
02-16-21, 04:51 PM
Replies: 687
Views: 294,746
Posted By squarenoise

I just posted this in the Miyata 1000 thread...

I just posted this in the Miyata 1000 thread (https://www.bikeforums.net/21927110-post144.html) with more details, but figured I'd share here as well.
...
02-16-21, 04:50 PM
Replies: 2,739
Views: 1,019,232
Posted By squarenoise

I just posted this in the Miyata 1000 thread...

I just posted this in the Miyata 1000 thread (https://www.bikeforums.net/21927110-post144.html) with more details, but figured I'd share here as well.
...
02-16-21, 04:45 PM
Replies: 211
Views: 54,866
Posted By squarenoise

Here's my '86 Miyata 1000, finally rebuilt and...

Here's my '86 Miyata 1000, finally rebuilt and super dialed in now. Purchased from forum member marius.suiram in November, the bike arrived well packed, in excellent condition, with seemingly very...
01-04-21, 11:59 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,825
Posted By squarenoise

Sounds like you made a decision, sloar...

Sounds like you made a decision, sloar (https://www.bikeforums.net/members/sloar-139746.html), but here's a quick mockup for you.
...
01-03-21, 10:20 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,825
Posted By squarenoise

Another vote for tan/gumwall tires! Here's my...

Another vote for tan/gumwall tires! Here's my 1980 Raleigh Competition with Panaracer Ruffy Tuffy tires.
...
12-22-20, 08:22 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 14,687
Posted By squarenoise

Thank You! Honestly, I've been greatly inspired...

Thank You! Honestly, I've been greatly inspired by yourself and many other forum members to make sure I get it right. My 610 has been pure joy to work on and now to ride. Everything is dialed in...
12-20-20, 05:08 PM
Replies: 211
Views: 54,866
Posted By squarenoise

Very nice!! The pedals should be and do look like...

Very nice!! The pedals should be and do look like MKS Esquartz 107. I think the regular Esquartz clips should fit those too.
12-19-20, 01:34 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 14,687
Posted By squarenoise

Hey! I remember seeing your 610 and using it as a...

Hey! I remember seeing your 610 and using it as a reference to confirm if mine was an '83 or '84. Totally agree on the 27 vs 700 debate, Panaracer Paselas are swell tires.




Totally...
12-18-20, 11:33 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 14,687
Posted By squarenoise

Here’s my 1984 Miyata 610. The only original...

Here’s my 1984 Miyata 610. The only original parts are the Wheelset (Sealed Bearing Suntour Hubs), Seatpost and Rear Rack. The rest of the build is mostly period correct-ish, plus newer cockpit. I...
12-18-20, 11:26 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 14,687
Posted By squarenoise

There's a lot to love about this bike and I think...

There's a lot to love about this bike and I think it would clean up nicely. Have you made any progress on it?
12-09-20, 11:55 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,309
Posted By squarenoise

Friendly update with hopefully useful...

Friendly update with hopefully useful information, at least for maybe JT1973 (https://www.bikeforums.net/members/jt1973-399477.html).

I've just discovered the Soma Campy hoods are also a good fit...
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