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05-17-16, 06:54 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,150
Posted By lord_athlon

Im inclined to agree with you, but Ive never had...

Im inclined to agree with you, but Ive never had a suntour mech stay far back like that on the big/big. The pivot would be swinging forward at this point. Either there is binding at the post, the b...
05-17-16, 06:27 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,150
Posted By lord_athlon

I think the cage tension is too low.

I think the cage tension is too low.
05-14-16, 08:02 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,531
Posted By lord_athlon

I have a similar money pit...a 74 that I cleaned...

I have a similar money pit...a 74 that I cleaned up, and ended up not being in love with it. If you need anything, let me know. Mine is going the way of the part out.
05-13-16, 01:21 PM
Replies: 13,628
Views: 2,764,128
Posted By lord_athlon

Is that an aluminum railed Ideale?

Is that an aluminum railed Ideale?
05-10-16, 11:50 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 905
Posted By lord_athlon

Out of curiosity, what hubs are they?

Out of curiosity, what hubs are they?
05-10-16, 09:25 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,677
Posted By lord_athlon

I have a 70's Dynamic 80mm if thats something...

I have a 70's Dynamic 80mm if thats something that interests you.
05-09-16, 10:50 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,288
Posted By lord_athlon

That's (was) my bike. I deleted it on CL, but the...

That's (was) my bike. I deleted it on CL, but the ad remains. It was a gorgeous bike, I just didnt ride it enough.
Sold for its asking price at the GABA swap meet. I started getting into bikes that...
05-09-16, 10:10 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 9,354
Posted By lord_athlon

My Voyageur looks to have plenty of room, but the...

My Voyageur looks to have plenty of room, but the bike I have with the most room is my 71 Finest. I have 35's on it and could go 38 with fenders, or 40 without.

My Finest is as much a touring bike...
05-04-16, 03:16 PM
05-04-16, 01:00 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,646
Posted By lord_athlon

I really like M13-II and CR-18 wheels. The ERD on...

I really like M13-II and CR-18 wheels. The ERD on them is close enough to some older Weinmann and Weinmann copies that I have had great success in doing basic rim swaps.
05-03-16, 08:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,753
Posted By lord_athlon

I remove the pulleys. Spray the derailleur down...

I remove the pulleys.
Spray the derailleur down with carb cleaner and wipe with a rag.
Flush out the spring pivot.
Grease the jockey wheels.
Reassemble.
Drip triflow on the pivots and in the...
04-29-16, 03:42 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,298
Posted By lord_athlon

What kind of rando bars? I need a set...

What kind of rando bars? I need a set...
04-24-16, 03:40 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,434
Posted By lord_athlon

http://pardo.net/bike/pic/fail-029/

http://pardo.net/bike/pic/fail-029/
04-21-16, 10:34 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 963
Posted By lord_athlon

I love stainless hardware. I use it all the time....

I love stainless hardware. I use it all the time.

OEM's have to plan for the most hamfisted of "mechanics" and plan accordingly ;)
04-21-16, 02:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 963
Posted By lord_athlon

Most stainless bolts have a lower tensile...

Most stainless bolts have a lower tensile strength. That is typically why.
04-20-16, 10:56 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 371
Posted By lord_athlon

Shimano 600 PD 6207 Pedals with Original Shimano...

Shimano 600 PD 6207 Pedals with Original Shimano Pedal Toe Clips Japan 9 16" L | eBay...
04-19-16, 09:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 511
Posted By lord_athlon

You think you will be able to dial in raids and...

You think you will be able to dial in raids and racers using the exact same length primary cable?

Weinmann/DC 610's and 750's would do the same thing.
04-19-16, 10:41 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 909
Posted By lord_athlon

My apologies. Ive only ever seen a later model...

My apologies. Ive only ever seen a later model one. I thought it might have been a house brand relabel type of situation.
04-19-16, 09:05 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 909
Posted By lord_athlon

The crank is labeled Coronado.

The crank is labeled Coronado.
04-18-16, 04:30 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,538
Posted By lord_athlon

I sold a bunch of stuff yesterday. My...

I sold a bunch of stuff yesterday.

My Clubman, Super Le Tour, Grand Sports, Royale II and some random parts all went to new homes.

I did come up on a nice set of Deore DX wheels for a faux...
04-18-16, 01:17 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,798
Posted By lord_athlon

That thing is gorgeous.

That thing is gorgeous.
04-08-16, 10:25 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 6,525
Posted By lord_athlon

My 84 Voyageur is a work of art, considering it...

My 84 Voyageur is a work of art, considering it is mass produced.
04-07-16, 08:30 PM
Replies: 15,283
Views: 5,136,567
Posted By lord_athlon

I was looking for a new set of the hammered or...

I was looking for a new set of the hammered or the snakeskin ones, 700c, 45mm
04-07-16, 02:27 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,780
Posted By lord_athlon

https://scontent.fphx1-1.fna.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xpt...

https://scontent.fphx1-1.fna.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xpt1/v/t1.0-9/12718111_10206472812434226_579634524122346866_n.jpg?oh=b3f1ddfa4ab75ea1f778299cf9c6ce1a&oe=577D88A8
04-06-16, 06:46 PM
Replies: 425
Views: 36,534
Posted By lord_athlon

I adore my 84 Voyageur. That circuit posted...

I adore my 84 Voyageur.

That circuit posted above is as nice as anything you could buy that year short of a small volume handbrazed outfit. Suntour Sprint was a fantastic component group BITD.
04-06-16, 06:26 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,780
Posted By lord_athlon

They're the cheapest way to get NOS or near nos...

They're the cheapest way to get NOS or near nos quality Mafacs.
04-06-16, 03:57 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,780
Posted By lord_athlon

In a weird twist of fate, I just bought a full...

In a weird twist of fate, I just bought a full bikes worth for 50 bucks. I am pleased.
04-05-16, 10:14 PM
Replies: 13,628
Views: 2,764,128
Posted By lord_athlon

I got a really nice 1984 Schwinn Voyageur from...

I got a really nice 1984 Schwinn Voyageur from the facebook group Steel is Real the other day for 100.
Came with a really nice Ideale saddle and Sanyo BB Generator among other things.
...
04-05-16, 10:16 AM
Replies: 15,283
Views: 5,136,567
Posted By lord_athlon

Mafacs found. Does anyone have a set of Velo...

Mafacs found.

Does anyone have a set of Velo Orange or similar fenders they would trade for a Brooks B17 Select with copper rivets and rails?
04-04-16, 04:12 PM
Replies: 425
Views: 36,534
Posted By lord_athlon

In 1973 I would wager the majority of bikes came...

In 1973 I would wager the majority of bikes came with low end cottered cranksets.
04-01-16, 02:16 PM
Replies: 15,283
Views: 5,136,567
Posted By lord_athlon

I have a set of 46 Noodles. Probably not what...

I have a set of 46 Noodles. Probably not what you're looking for.
03-31-16, 09:35 PM
Replies: 15,283
Views: 5,136,567
Posted By lord_athlon

ISO: Mafac Cantilevers WTB: New Brooks B17,...

ISO:
Mafac Cantilevers
WTB:
New Brooks B17, black with black rails.
03-30-16, 09:42 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,419
Posted By lord_athlon

If you ever want to trade that crankset for...

If you ever want to trade that crankset for something longer, please let me know.
03-30-16, 03:09 PM
Replies: 500
Views: 95,522
Posted By lord_athlon

My entire fleet is almost entirely Sports...

My entire fleet is almost entirely Sports Tourers.

Fuji Finest
Schwinn Voyageur II
Raleigh Clubman
Schwinn Super Le Tour
Raleigh Grand Sports
03-29-16, 12:10 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,534
Posted By lord_athlon

Wrenching on old bikes is the only enjoyment I...

Wrenching on old bikes is the only enjoyment I really have lately.
01-26-16, 02:24 PM
01-25-16, 06:46 PM
Replies: 52,361
Views: 7,061,878
Posted By lord_athlon

Does anyone need a Minty Fuji The Finest or a...

Does anyone need a Minty Fuji The Finest or a Raleigh Clubman. Ive never been so tempted in my life.
01-07-16, 11:57 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,335
Posted By lord_athlon

Sorry 3speedslow, work has been busy.

Sorry 3speedslow, work has been busy.
12-27-15, 08:12 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 807
Posted By lord_athlon

Is there material missing? Put epoxy on it, file...

Is there material missing? Put epoxy on it, file and paint? Thats how I repair stuff like that on cars.
12-25-15, 03:32 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 6,189
Posted By lord_athlon

Additions this year: Mizutani Super Seraph ...

Additions this year:
Mizutani Super Seraph
Fuji The Finest
Raleigh Grand Sports
Voyageur II

Departures:
Schwinn Voyageur 11.8
12-22-15, 06:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 539
Posted By lord_athlon

My volvo has gutters, how much?

My volvo has gutters, how much?
12-22-15, 06:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,081
Posted By lord_athlon

Shouldnt you wipe with Acetone before painting?

Shouldnt you wipe with Acetone before painting?
12-19-15, 11:36 AM
Replies: 17,844
Views: 2,797,317
Posted By lord_athlon

I'd pay 3 for it. I paid 150 for a 74 Voyageur...

I'd pay 3 for it.
I paid 150 for a 74 Voyageur II.
12-19-15, 11:31 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,169
Posted By lord_athlon

That is one of the most gorgeous bicycles I've...

That is one of the most gorgeous bicycles I've ever seen.
12-19-15, 10:49 AM
Replies: 17,844
Views: 2,797,317
Posted By lord_athlon

Vintage 1973 Schwinn World Voyageur, Voyager,Road...

Vintage 1973 Schwinn World Voyageur, Voyager,Road Bike Touring Bicycle - $1699 (Tucson)http://images.craigslist.org/00y0y_yhJcUwZCOX_600x450.jpg



Vintage 1973 Schwinn World Voyageur,...
12-15-15, 03:24 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,303
Posted By lord_athlon

For agility, a Centurion Ironman For comfort,...

For agility, a Centurion Ironman
For comfort, a Fuji The Finest.
12-11-15, 08:23 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,314
Posted By lord_athlon

Your bike would have had a Sugino Mighty Tour and...

Your bike would have had a Sugino Mighty Tour and Cyclone throughout.
The earlier ones were not fully chromed, at least the few I have seen here and the one I saw locally.
...
12-09-15, 07:15 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 7,368
Posted By lord_athlon

Brazed DB 4130, chrome plated, painted.

Brazed DB 4130, chrome plated, painted.
12-07-15, 08:43 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 900
Posted By lord_athlon

I got a black Team Pro for 100 the other day.

I got a black Team Pro for 100 the other day.
12-07-15, 08:03 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 8,617
Posted By lord_athlon

I got a NOS set a few weeks ago, for 50 shipped. ...

I got a NOS set a few weeks ago, for 50 shipped.

The ENE ones are more than that.
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