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10-18-20, 03:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 225
Posted By 3speedslow

Head winds are brutal, that bike is beautiful.

Head winds are brutal, that bike is beautiful.
10-14-20, 04:43 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 288
Posted By 3speedslow

Every time I look at it, I like it more. Eager to...

Every time I look at it, I like it more. Eager to read the build report.
10-14-20, 04:38 PM
Replies: 6,612
Views: 596,844
Posted By 3speedslow

malcala622 kudos +10 for your pink October...

malcala622 kudos +10 for your pink October jersey!

Today I received the VO box. Quick shipping with the only delay courtesy of the USPS. Swamped after the Monday holiday those guys just didn’t...
10-13-20, 05:29 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 288
Posted By 3speedslow

Are the modifications done factory time or on...

Are the modifications done factory time or on someone else’s dime?
10-13-20, 05:09 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 288
Posted By 3speedslow

Oh vell, keep us posted!

Oh vell, keep us posted!
10-12-20, 04:10 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 423
Posted By 3speedslow

Never saw one of those with a bolt on light...

Never saw one of those with a bolt on light bracket for the fender. I had one years ago but slightly different. Should be a nice rider!
10-12-20, 04:06 PM
Replies: 6,612
Views: 596,844
Posted By 3speedslow

Nitto nice! 3 months is a long time to wait.

Nitto nice! 3 months is a long time to wait.
10-12-20, 10:11 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,049
Posted By 3speedslow

Third bottle mount under the down tube... serious...

Third bottle mount under the down tube... serious about long day riding to the middle of nowhere!
Forum: Folding Bikes
10-11-20, 09:32 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 581
Posted By 3speedslow

Which mini velo do you have? My Dahon...

Which mini velo do you have?

My Dahon Mariner and Boardwalk stay folded while in my loft and sometimes get folded, brought in with me when “in sight” is not possible.

My R20 almost never gets...
10-10-20, 08:38 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 472
Posted By 3speedslow

That is a smashing great frame!

That is a smashing great frame!
10-09-20, 04:57 PM
Replies: 6,612
Views: 596,844
Posted By 3speedslow

I have seen those in pictures attached to the top...

I have seen those in pictures attached to the top tube and the saddle nose. I quest to keep the saddle from lifting up when in a hard charge?

Nice stuff to play with!
10-09-20, 04:48 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 472
Posted By 3speedslow

Is it Raleigh 501, 502 or 555? Nice looking...

Is it Raleigh 501, 502 or 555?

Nice looking colours
10-08-20, 08:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 213
Posted By 3speedslow

:roflmao:

:roflmao:
10-08-20, 06:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 213
Posted By 3speedslow

White mud guards...maybe!

All,

Little while ago I went looking for modern white mud guards for my BRG Raleigh Record Ace. No hits so I turned to the trade thread. Got a very nice Bluemel set from Neal but quickly shifted...
10-08-20, 06:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 400
Posted By 3speedslow

Ain’t nothing wrong with that tape job Randy! A...

Ain’t nothing wrong with that tape job Randy! A fine machine indeed.
10-08-20, 12:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 356
Posted By 3speedslow

No bashing of the modern bikes here!

No bashing of the modern bikes here!
10-07-20, 08:04 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 802
Posted By 3speedslow

Can you write a little on what sort of weather...

Can you write a little on what sort of weather the microfiber has been through? That would be a deciding factor for one of the bikes leather would go on.

Great thread!
10-07-20, 07:56 PM
Replies: 2,390
Views: 762,278
Posted By 3speedslow

A recent pic and a new bike( acquired but 2017...

A recent pic and a new bike( acquired but 2017 model) RRA
...
10-07-20, 07:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 306
Posted By 3speedslow

Eros is the better bike but that one has been...

Eros is the better bike but that one has been worked hard! Not a 500$ machine. Which size frame fits?
10-07-20, 07:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 457
Posted By 3speedslow

I will most likely use them to replace the...

I will most likely use them to replace the Reynolds decals on my 74 International this summer.
10-07-20, 07:35 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 802
Posted By 3speedslow

Since I have two bikes which will be in the...

Since I have two bikes which will be in the running for the wrap I went ahead and orders some. Threw other stuff into the order and saved 23$ on shipping. The tape by itself is 75$. Seamless was a...
10-07-20, 07:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 226
Posted By 3speedslow

Tiagra 9 speed had Flightdeck as well but I never...

Tiagra 9 speed had Flightdeck as well but I never wanted to hook up a computer to it. I’ve seen the parts for sale on CL every once in a while.
10-07-20, 07:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 281
Posted By 3speedslow

Nice rider! Check the frame or have someone check...

Nice rider! Check the frame or have someone check it for alignment. A bent crank and handle bar do not happen without some nasty outside force!
10-07-20, 07:00 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 802
Posted By 3speedslow

Not had a chance to try Brooks leather wrap but I...

Not had a chance to try Brooks leather wrap but I have some VO leather tape on the way. Seamless it says in the advertising. I’ll let you know when I get it if you are interested.
Forum: Folding Bikes
10-06-20, 05:42 PM
Replies: 951
Views: 270,148
Posted By 3speedslow

October- Breast Cancer Awareness month. Some...

October- Breast Cancer Awareness month. Some wonderful Women in my life, family and friends have been devastated by this. Every October I pick a favorite bike and bring out the pink accessories to...
10-06-20, 08:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 840
Posted By 3speedslow

Did get my info from Neal, Thanks! Going to have...

Did get my info from Neal, Thanks! Going to have to pass on these nice Suntour components though, my new bike has some unexpected expenses to get it the way I need it.
10-05-20, 03:58 PM
Replies: 3,288
Views: 288,022
Posted By 3speedslow

I have this 172.5 Campagnolo Veloce Power Torque...

I have this 172.5 Campagnolo Veloce Power Torque silver crankset on my newly acquired 2017 RRA, phew, that a mouthful.

Need to find a 170 length with all the other details the same. I want to use...
10-05-20, 09:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 840
Posted By 3speedslow

I think my International would like some black...

I think my International would like some black Suntour. PM with question.
10-04-20, 04:13 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,137
Posted By 3speedslow

Awesome looking project with the winter months...

Awesome looking project with the winter months approaching! A great rider from what all has been said about it.

Happy for you!
10-04-20, 04:07 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,410
Posted By 3speedslow

I think my next Carradice will be the Barley. I...

I think my next Carradice will be the Barley. I go back and forth between the Cadet and the long flap on my bikes but want something smaller for long day rides. Looking for a deal too. Want one of...
10-03-20, 05:49 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 905
Posted By 3speedslow

I get what you are saying. It’s a threadless bike...

I get what you are saying. It’s a threadless bike so it’s what has to be worked with. This is a endurance bike so the front is usually equal or a little higher then the saddle. Trying to get used to...
10-02-20, 06:43 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 905
Posted By 3speedslow

Raleigh’s from the 2010-2018 time are nice...

Raleigh’s from the 2010-2018 time are nice sleepers with good tubing like Reynolds 631 and modern Campy parts.
...
10-02-20, 06:36 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,410
Posted By 3speedslow

Everybody should try this type of getaway, if...

Everybody should try this type of getaway, if possible.

Thanks for bringing it to us! Did the folks at the other end make a fuss over it?
10-02-20, 06:28 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 8,128
Posted By 3speedslow

No worries! Stick around and when you can, post...

No worries! Stick around and when you can, post some pics. I just thought it was a hoot I had a part to play in Whatwolf’s Fuji story.

If it was my size, I would have never let it go!
10-02-20, 06:01 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 8,128
Posted By 3speedslow

Welcome to BF! You are a little late to the...

Welcome to BF! You are a little late to the party. Last posting was back in 2013. Those are great bikes BTW! Interesting fact... I sent her that frame after I got it from Goodwill for 10$ I think....
09-30-20, 04:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 423
Posted By 3speedslow

And here I am looking for a hollow tech 10 speed...

And here I am looking for a hollow tech 10 speed Veloce crank in 170, not the damn 172.5 that came on the RRA.

GLWS!
09-30-20, 10:07 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 194
Posted By 3speedslow

Go big on a touring frame, like he said. Good...

Go big on a touring frame, like he said. Good choice for a ride!
09-30-20, 10:01 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 423
Posted By 3speedslow

Go man, go! Looking forward to your upgraded...

Go man, go! Looking forward to your upgraded version.

one nit pick.... no pics of the frame yet?
09-28-20, 04:00 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 910
Posted By 3speedslow

Good to see the rear rack still attached, they...

Good to see the rear rack still attached, they were frame size specific.

Looks nice!
09-27-20, 11:23 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 596
Posted By 3speedslow

“Arriving in November”? I hope that is on the...

“Arriving in November”? I hope that is on the very outside of the expected arrival date.

Hope it fits you after all the waiting! It will probably become one of your favorite bikes. Versatile ones...
09-26-20, 11:46 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 596
Posted By 3speedslow

Is the sticker down by the BB some kind of EU...

Is the sticker down by the BB some kind of EU thing? Stars around it look like their calling card.

Very nice frame and good attachment points for many types of riding.
09-23-20, 08:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 591
Posted By 3speedslow

Demand must be high for these!

Demand must be high for these!
09-23-20, 08:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 444
Posted By 3speedslow

Now, about the orange bike your hiding behind the...

Now, about the orange bike your hiding behind the DA levers...
09-23-20, 08:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 327
Posted By 3speedslow

Yes, you keep the cover but send the other stuff...

Yes, you keep the cover but send the other stuff to Mad Honk. Put the cable adjusters on the cover and barcon shift away!
Forum: Folding Bikes
09-23-20, 08:25 PM
Replies: 951
Views: 270,148
Posted By 3speedslow

Noticed a lot of brake dust on the rear wheel so...

Noticed a lot of brake dust on the rear wheel so I thought it was time to upgrade to some Jagwire. OEM ones did okay but sure noticed the weight saving when I hefted the new and old.
...
09-23-20, 07:43 PM
Replies: 6,612
Views: 596,844
Posted By 3speedslow

A Nitto Noodle handle bar. ...

A Nitto Noodle handle bar.

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Might be traveling on...
Forum: Folding Bikes
09-23-20, 08:41 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 853
Posted By 3speedslow

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1864x1373/e602f9d2_8760_4369_9857_e8c83c905434_5e9380198a200f84da9247334d409fe72cf64b62.jpeg
Posted just to show the bare frame....
Forum: Folding Bikes
09-22-20, 07:56 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 853
Posted By 3speedslow

Sounds like a plan. One thing, if your frame has...

Sounds like a plan. One thing, if your frame has horizontal or track dropouts then you will not need a tensioner on the chain. If the dropout is vertical, a tensioner is needed to keep the chain...
09-21-20, 08:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 402
Posted By 3speedslow

jorgestelluto Next question, bear with me....

jorgestelluto

Next question, bear with me. Between the fluting and the head there is some writing. What does it say?
09-21-20, 08:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 324
Posted By 3speedslow

ARX is a very fine, light derailleur.

ARX is a very fine, light derailleur.
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