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02-03-23, 06:53 PM
Replies: 7
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Posted By sloar

Frameset for sale

British made Knight frameset. Reynolds 531 58cm st c-c 57cm tt c-c. 27.2 seatpost and rear spacing is 116mm. No braze ons and all brackets shown are included. $180 shipped....
01-30-23, 04:29 AM
Replies: 5,596
Views: 587,646
Posted By oneclick

I had a similar issue and solved it two ways. ...

I had a similar issue and solved it two ways.

The first uses a long Mafac rear brake hanger.
There are long ones, and the short ones won't work.

...
01-29-23, 06:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 398
Posted By Unca_Sam

OH GOOD. I spent way too long trying to price...

OH GOOD.
I spent way too long trying to price out if it was economical to buy all the other pieces needed for a wheelset. Not surprisingly, AX wheelsets aren't listed or sold frequently.
01-29-23, 04:59 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 413
Posted By jdawginsc

Perfect. Thanks all. I know that the cheapo...

Perfect. Thanks all. I know that the cheapo SunRace ones I used for bike giveaways did not have the capacity for anything over 7 speed so I thought I’d see what might work.
01-28-23, 04:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 249
Posted By jdawginsc

Dang, that’s nice!

Dang, that’s nice!
01-28-23, 03:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 249
Posted By merziac

:thumb: Rad red, looks great, way too small for...

:thumb: Rad red, looks great, way too small for me too, great deal, GLWS.
Forum: For Sale
01-26-23, 04:25 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 113
Posted By '02 nrs

custom 1992 Quantum Klein-large.

60 x 59cm,black to grey fade,Cook brothers Matrix 181mm crank with new rings,Dura ace 7400 w.ultegra dual pivots,Nuke Proof hubs w/new rear bearings,Mavic open S.U.P. cd ceramic rims,King...
01-26-23, 04:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 615
Posted By Barrettscv

Sold and shipped to its new owner in California.

Sold and shipped to its new owner in California.
01-26-23, 06:25 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,464
Posted By chaadster

Yes. I have tires from all of those, and...

Yes.

I have tires from all of those, and they are obviously different. If only looking at tread pattern, one can see that’s true, but there are other construction differences as well, for...
01-24-23, 12:31 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,033
Posted By mountaindave

Give a dad (or mom) a vintage bike…

Sent to me by a friend, I made it C/V appropriate:

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1170x1376/975bea87_d9a4_4fdf_b51e_811a160abd09_8ceaf3840e390f37b8d945a30359558a51d12cf6.jpeg
01-23-23, 01:47 PM
Replies: 2,513
Views: 601,614
Posted By Jacob_R_59

My “Gugificazione” 1985 Trek 660

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Cast dropouts with internal rear derailleur cable...
01-22-23, 09:52 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,261
Posted By merziac

The venerable, dearly departed "pcb" extolled and...

The venerable, dearly departed "pcb" extolled and alluded to some of it from time to time in his musings having been there and done that for SunTour at the time.

No specific examples on hand but...
01-22-23, 07:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 398
Posted By pastorbobnlnh

Not to be disagreeable, but the DA AX freehub...

Not to be disagreeable, but the DA AX freehub cassette only uses the smallest sprocket to lock the cassette. There are not two threaded sprockets. I know because I have these hubs on a set of wheels...
01-22-23, 07:02 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,345
Posted By wschruba

Depends where they're breaking/how even the...

Depends where they're breaking/how even the tension on the build is. Assuming no other information (ie: perfect wheel), I assume that you used 14g spokes in a hub drilled for 12/13, with steel...
01-22-23, 05:35 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,261
Posted By droppedandlost

I'd put it on a Varsity.

I'd put it on a Varsity.
01-21-23, 03:25 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,038
Posted By Triplecrank92

Clear Coat

To prevent the Testors flat black from rubbing off, I used a can of Rust-Oleum's Matte Clear Enamel to very lightly spray 4 to 5 coats on the fork. If I was going to mess up, I figured it would be...
01-20-23, 08:03 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,472
Posted By norskagent

650b track wheels!

650b track wheels!
Forum: Framebuilders
01-19-23, 05:17 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 628
Posted By unterhausen

I have never pinned. I built my tandem and a...

I have never pinned. I built my tandem and a lugged frame without a fixture. I had fixturing to keep the bb shell perpendicular to the seat tube, but it's not essential. Then build the hockey stick...
01-19-23, 05:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 211
Posted By LBCwanabe

61cm mostly complete/built Trek 400 Elance

Askin $150 + shipping.

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1500x2000/3d41b503_7ada_4792_813c_4efb2916a4b1_080053719fd98db024d691ea02b4f00b93fef2ff.jpeg...
01-18-23, 06:07 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,345
Posted By tkamd73

I built this up a couple of years ago, no...

I built this up a couple of years ago, no stopping issues whatsoever, actually find the braking quite impressive. Lots of fun to skid too, if you don’t mind flat spotting the tires a bit.
Tim

...
01-18-23, 03:47 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,345
Posted By clubman

A slight back-pedal engages the gear change,...

A slight back-pedal engages the gear change, usually about a third of a turn, less if your crank is in a favourable position.. I'm sure it takes about the same time as throwing an SA trigger
01-14-23, 03:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,232
Posted By Force

Miyata 1000LT with upgrades and extras

Selling this low-mileage Miyata 1000LT with upgraded parts. Very clean. I understand it was built by Velo Classique. Edco Competition triple cranks, Edco Competition sealed bearing hubs, Edco...
01-12-23, 06:51 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 704
Posted By garryg

German City bike with a derailleur and internal hub!Hi Low range

My brother in law spotted this German city bike in a junk place and picked it up for me.Aluminum tubes,Cute little tool box,lock,dynamo, a derailleur and an internal hub! Hi Low range...
01-12-23, 05:31 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 930
Posted By Robvolz

My blind, mostly deaf bike shop friend….

He strikes again! Calls me up, says he was doing some cleaning and next time I'm in rural Oregon, stop by say hi.

I know he likes his crisp German wines, so grab a nice Kabinet and head his way.
...
01-10-23, 01:07 PM
Replies: 329
Views: 7,754
Posted By shelbyfv

My thots in easy to understand pictures...

My thots in easy to understand pictures :deadhorse2: :troll:
01-07-23, 08:09 AM
Replies: 5,596
Views: 587,646
Posted By rccardr

Ok, so not DA, which requires a smaller ID first...

Ok, so not DA, which requires a smaller ID first cog. The rest will fit, tho.
Did check my cog stash and have a complete NOS large hole 6 speed cassette of 13-15-17-19-21-24. Not DA, but new.
01-06-23, 09:29 PM
Replies: 5,596
Views: 587,646
Posted By shoota

I am the seller 🤣 ID is 33.7mm

I am the seller 🤣
ID is 33.7mm
01-06-23, 09:11 PM
Replies: 1,182
Views: 111,019
Posted By cudak888

fender1 (Brian) is an absolute legend, folks. ...

fender1 (Brian) is an absolute legend, folks.

Though both of us apparently failed to notice some fairly hard-to-notice front end damage in a Bianchi Professional until it arrived at my doorstep,...
01-06-23, 04:45 PM
Replies: 5,596
Views: 587,646
Posted By Hondo6

I hate to say this, mrv - but if you're looking...

I hate to say this, mrv - but if you're looking to replace your 7370 freehub with a 7-speed Hyperglide or HG/UG freehub, that may not be possible.

Here's a link to the EV for that hub:
...
01-06-23, 03:22 PM
Replies: 5,845
Views: 654,395
Posted By VintageSteelEU

Seems to be the case with Shimano hubs for some...

Seems to be the case with Shimano hubs for some reason. But I think as long as they are facing the same side, it would be as manufacturer intended. Nice hubs, I like what they've done with the...
01-06-23, 03:16 PM
Replies: 5,596
Views: 587,646
Posted By delbiker1

mrv I had a good chuckle from the "BITTER...

mrv I had a good chuckle from the "BITTER understanding" statement. I can sure relate and will file for future use.
01-05-23, 08:42 PM
Replies: 5,845
Views: 654,395
Posted By steine13

My last entry on the Rockhopper winter project is...

My last entry on the Rockhopper winter project is already on the previous page.

But with a visit to the hardware store and the campus bike shop, i actually got this show on the road...and I like...
01-03-23, 06:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 762
Posted By Polaris OBark

As a driver, I sometimes find helmet-mounted...

As a driver, I sometimes find helmet-mounted front and rear lights confusing, especially when it is very dark. Unlike many drivers, I am pre-disposed to giving cyclists a break whenever possible, so...
01-03-23, 11:53 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,056
Posted By marius.suiram

That's ok. We are made unique, like body and...

That's ok.
We are made unique, like body and mind. We don't need to have some opinions regarding things around us.
I don't mind about that opinion.
I wish to hear opinios about the Raleigh track...
01-02-23, 09:11 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 802
Posted By Koyote

If you don't know what to upgrade, the answer is...

If you don't know what to upgrade, the answer is "nothing."

Try riding the bike for a couple thousand miles, and then decide whether any of the stock parts are holding you back.
01-02-23, 11:11 AM
Replies: 5,845
Views: 654,395
Posted By drewfio

Bianchi SX - Pink! Disassembled, partly cleaned,...

Bianchi SX - Pink! Disassembled, partly cleaned, ready to to be overhauled and rebuilt.
...
01-02-23, 12:49 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 762
Posted By Ironfish653

Without pushing this thread into A&S territory,...

Without pushing this thread into A&S territory, as helmet threads are wont to do; there’s very little risk of a added-on blinky light being the silver bullet that causes the failure of a helmet and...
01-01-23, 11:21 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 762
Posted By Rolla

I've seen folks create a strap by stringing a...

I've seen folks create a strap by stringing a zip-tie through the helmet vent holes that they clip a light to. Personally, I'm not a fan of riding behind someone with their taillight at eye-level --...
Forum: For Sale
12-25-22, 01:51 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,711
Posted By Guerc

PM’d if still available

PM’d if still available
12-23-22, 10:19 AM
Replies: 228
Views: 9,644
Posted By 52telecaster

I have multiple bikes with the fabulous sturmey...

I have multiple bikes with the fabulous sturmey archer aw. A full three speeds. The cable and switch is indexed. It's the latest thing.
12-22-22, 03:57 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 380
Posted By 79pmooney

That's why my winter ride is a no electrical...

That's why my winter ride is a no electrical anything (save lights) fix gear ridden with chopper mitts and liner mittens. There's nothing about that bike that won't work in far colder weather than...
12-22-22, 03:29 PM
Replies: 5,845
Views: 654,395
Posted By Mad Honk

Today was derailleur day in the shop. This one...

Today was derailleur day in the shop. This one must have been treated badly and put away wet. Lots of aluminum pitting in hidden places and some damage to the cage plates. I am going to rehab it for...
12-19-22, 02:16 PM
Replies: 228
Views: 9,644
Posted By cudak888

Very true, and it doesn't even necessarily mean...

Very true, and it doesn't even necessarily mean using the same component group or manufacturer. Case in point:
...
12-19-22, 12:11 PM
Replies: 228
Views: 9,644
Posted By Germany_chris

We don't know how many were built in the initial...

We don't know how many were built in the initial run...

While I'm not well healed this isn't outside my means by any stretch, but then I only own three gas pipe bikes which free's up money for...
12-19-22, 10:53 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 1,517
Posted By Eric F

I used to think highly of Silca.

I used to think highly of Silca.
12-18-22, 02:42 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,365
Posted By Sedgemop

Better written than that saddle deserves.

Better written than that saddle deserves.
12-17-22, 01:48 PM
Replies: 228
Views: 9,644
Posted By steelbikeguy

As a casual observer of this thread, I find it...

As a casual observer of this thread, I find it interesting that so many people have opinions on the RH Nivex clone. Yep, $1000 is a ton of money for a derailleur, especially if you grew up paying $30...
12-17-22, 12:00 PM
Replies: 228
Views: 9,644
Posted By squirtdad

Of course grant is going a different way,,,,doing...

Of course grant is going a different way,,,,doing his own low normal derailler

i am actually glad these guys and others are tilting at the windmills of the big guys, becuase (shimano any way) ...
12-17-22, 09:47 AM
Replies: 228
Views: 9,644
Posted By Frkl

I don't know about that. It's hard not to have...

I don't know about that. It's hard not to have followed it. He is a salesman among many other things, and he has been broadcasting his sales pitch with fervor.

I think a lot of the comments here...
12-17-22, 07:06 AM
Replies: 228
Views: 9,644
Posted By tiger1964

I just got an e-mail from RH, there's now a Nivex...

I just got an e-mail from RH, there's now a Nivex T-shirt and, at $28, much cheaper than the rear derailleur. Sadly, only in black.
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