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12-12-09, 12:34 AM
Replies: 7
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Posted By odie91

Definitely would not pay $450 for it. $300 is a...

Definitely would not pay $450 for it. $300 is a fair price, but not a deal. Depends on how soon you want a bike. I think that Bowery is nasty though, so personally wouldn't pay more than $200.
10-25-09, 12:24 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 7,214
Posted By odie91

holy crap, that is one skinny dude.

holy crap, that is one skinny dude.
08-29-09, 09:19 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,447
Posted By odie91

really? i'm pretty sure the Sputnik is Reynold...

really? i'm pretty sure the Sputnik is Reynold 631, and the Mark V is generic 4130.
07-16-09, 09:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 577
Posted By odie91

largest one i could find is a 58. ...

largest one i could find is a 58.

http://www.flickr.com/photos/gyeswho/2324059667/
04-12-09, 11:56 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,931
Posted By odie91

If you're in Tokyo, Japan, I highly doubt any of...

If you're in Tokyo, Japan, I highly doubt any of us will be able to answer this any better than you...
04-11-09, 08:47 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,624
Posted By odie91

i thinks some of the older Raleigh frames have a...

i thinks some of the older Raleigh frames have a funky BB threading too, so watch out for those. they might be described on Sheldon Brown's website.
04-11-09, 11:09 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,765
Posted By odie91

if it comes with a fork, headset and bottom...

if it comes with a fork, headset and bottom bracket, i'd buy it at that price.
04-10-09, 06:46 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 7,092
Posted By odie91

fuji track = windsor the hour kilo tt = KHS...

fuji track = windsor the hour

kilo tt = KHS flite 100
04-09-09, 06:58 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 7,092
Posted By odie91

i've owned both bikes. i may be wrong, but the...

i've owned both bikes. i may be wrong, but the 925 probably has clearance for larger tires if you feel the need. as for the Fuji, despite being named the "Track", is very noodley and relaxed... in...
03-23-09, 05:45 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,356
Posted By odie91

they pop up fairly regularly on ebay. just be...

they pop up fairly regularly on ebay. just be patient!
02-23-09, 09:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 6,231
Posted By odie91

if i'm not mistaken, all of the aforementioned...

if i'm not mistaken, all of the aforementioned bikes are English threading.
OP, why the preference for Italian?
02-22-09, 12:38 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 7,407
Posted By odie91

Actually for a few years they made the Gary...

Actually for a few years they made the Gary Fisher Triton and Lemond Fillmore both at the same time - the GF was not a rebrand of the Lemond.

I have an older Gary Fisher Triton made out of the...
11-18-08, 06:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,335
Posted By odie91

correct. and the windsor hour is the same as...

correct.

and the windsor hour is the same as a fuji track.
11-10-08, 09:51 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,248
Posted By odie91

Lemond bikes seem to have pretty long top tubes. ...

Lemond bikes seem to have pretty long top tubes. I ride a Lemond Fillmore, and it feels much more relaxed than my Pista.
10-25-08, 12:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 565
Posted By odie91

looks like it has a 1-piece crank? not a big...

looks like it has a 1-piece crank? not a big fan of those.
10-25-08, 12:40 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,102
Posted By odie91

i'm happy with my Dura Ace low flange hubs. just...

i'm happy with my Dura Ace low flange hubs. just note they are not cartridge bearings, if that's your thing.
09-06-08, 05:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 578
Posted By odie91

is it the Reynolds 531 version? if so, $100 is a...

is it the Reynolds 531 version? if so, $100 is a steal.
06-12-08, 10:55 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,258
Posted By odie91

winning bidder with zero feedback. i guarantee...

winning bidder with zero feedback. i guarantee he ain't gonna "pay". i can't count how many times i've seen bikes re-listed on ebay due to non-paying bidders.
05-30-08, 07:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 586
Posted By odie91

i wouldn't pay $250 for it. but i would pay...

i wouldn't pay $250 for it.

but i would pay $55 for this... http://chicago.craigslist.org/wcl/bik/700584145.html
looks like it's a little farther out from the city though.
04-20-08, 02:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 673
Posted By odie91

if you mean regular 4130 cro-mo, no.

if you mean regular 4130 cro-mo, no.
04-08-08, 07:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 543
Posted By odie91

Identify this IRO

I picked up a used IRO for a friend. The seller did not know which model it was. I looked at the rear and noticed it was not drilled for a brake. So I assumed an Angus. But got home and noticed a...
03-15-08, 03:55 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 787
Posted By odie91

from someone who's actually owned both the Hour...

from someone who's actually owned both the Hour and Kilo, i say go for the Kilo.
03-01-08, 10:30 AM
Replies: 423
Views: 19,868
Posted By odie91

I like the idea of the lacing. On my standard...

I like the idea of the lacing. On my standard B17, I punched holes and laced it when it got saggy, rather than turning the tensioner. Not sure why... I guess I just didn't like the idea of...
02-10-08, 04:36 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,693
Posted By odie91

none of the shops carry the Kilo b/c it's only...

none of the shops carry the Kilo b/c it's only available online (or on craigslist). it's essentially the same as the KHS Flite 100, so if any shops carry that, test ride the different sizes.
02-10-08, 03:14 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,693
Posted By odie91

that size should suit you well, since you're into...

that size should suit you well, since you're into tricks and stuff. the 57cm (next size up) has a pretty long top tube.
01-30-08, 11:17 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 625
Posted By odie91

from what i understand, the Triton and Fillmore...

from what i understand, the Triton and Fillmore use the exact same frame (someone correct me if i'm wrong). the geometries are slightly different if you look at their respective webpages, but i...
01-28-08, 11:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 542
Posted By odie91

i have a pair that's been ridden for a year now,...

i have a pair that's been ridden for a year now, still going strong....
01-27-08, 10:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,533
Posted By odie91

seems to be surface rust... no flakes or bubbles....

seems to be surface rust... no flakes or bubbles. pretty thick tubing too. yes, as you pointed out, there are areas i cannot reach, but i know are rusted (just past the joints in the BB, where the...
01-27-08, 04:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,533
Posted By odie91

Rust inside frame

I did a search... a thousand threads on rust came up, but I'm pretty sure I didn't find the answer to my question, so....

My frame has surface rust in the internal tubing near the bottom bracket...
01-11-08, 11:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,047
Posted By odie91

if you can tension the spokes, change the cog and...

if you can tension the spokes, change the cog and lockring, grease the bearings, etc. yourself, then the Windsor is a better buy that the Fuji track. yes it's exactly the same frame. the advantage...
01-10-08, 09:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 568
Posted By odie91

older road frame with horizontal dropouts. or...

older road frame with horizontal dropouts. or single-speed specific frame with track ends.
Forum: Road Cycling
01-09-08, 07:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,871
Posted By odie91

bumping this thread.... any info about the...

bumping this thread....

any info about the 1998 Allez lugged carbon? i have someone willing to sell me one, but am a little nervous about it. is there a way to inspect it for integrity, or do...
01-09-08, 07:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 595
Posted By odie91

1998 Specialized Allez Carbon

Not sure if this is in the correct forum, but I know some of you might be familiar with this issue...

I have the opportunity to buy a 1998 Specialized Allez in a lugged carbon frame. I've tried...
01-07-08, 06:53 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,333
Posted By odie91

strange, the one at my LBS (2008 model for sure)...

strange, the one at my LBS (2008 model for sure) has Sugino cranks, not the ones spec'd on the website. Also it's $100 less than MSRP.
01-05-08, 06:45 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 8,407
Posted By odie91

no brakes, and platform pedals doesn't look right...

no brakes, and platform pedals doesn't look right either.
01-04-08, 10:51 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,853
Posted By odie91

Lemond Fillmore = Gary Fisher Triton

Lemond Fillmore = Gary Fisher Triton
01-01-08, 11:48 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,608
Posted By odie91

aluminum tubing thickness?

ok, so i noticed there are ZERO people viewing the framebuilders forum, so for the cross-post...

how thick is the tubing of an aluminum frame, specifically the chainstay tube? i sc****d it hard on...
Forum: Framebuilders
01-01-08, 11:41 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 607
Posted By odie91

aluminum tubing thickness

how thick is the tubing of an aluminum frame, specifically the chainstay tube? i sc****d it hard on a curb, and it scratched a pretty thick chunk out of the tube. no dent, but a deep gash. should...
12-30-07, 12:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 573
Posted By odie91

Antisieze

would it be just as effective to use grease instead of antisieze, or is there something in the latter that makes it that much better?
12-29-07, 12:34 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 747
Posted By odie91

did you insure it?

did you insure it?
12-19-07, 12:22 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 322
Posted By odie91

check the KHS webpage for the Flite 100 -- exact...

check the KHS webpage for the Flite 100 -- exact same geometry.
12-18-07, 10:51 PM
Replies: 288
Views: 16,292
Posted By odie91

that's considered an upgrade? i thought Reyn 853...

that's considered an upgrade? i thought Reyn 853 and TT Plat OX were considered comparable...
12-18-07, 10:39 PM
Replies: 288
Views: 16,292
Posted By odie91

The Lemond Fillmore and Gary Fisher Triton from 2...

The Lemond Fillmore and Gary Fisher Triton from 2 or 3 yrs ago, I believe were made of Platinum OX (In fact I own a Triton frame, but not sure of what year it was -- it has a Platinum OX sticker on...
12-17-07, 05:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 624
Posted By odie91

the Windsor is the exact same frame as a Fuji...

the Windsor is the exact same frame as a Fuji Track. the Kilo is the exact same as a KHS Flite 100. so if a local shop has those, you can see up close and personal. i'm not sure if the Motobecane...
12-15-07, 02:30 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,396
Posted By odie91

yes.

yes.
Forum: Road Cycling
12-12-07, 11:42 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 386
Posted By odie91

Fair price on this used road bike?

I got someone willing to sell me his Lemond Nevada City road bike. It's either a 2001 or 2002, back when it was made of Reynolds 853 (which is why i'm interested in it). Sora components (yeah, i...
12-10-07, 12:29 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,829
Posted By odie91

thanks.

thanks.
12-09-07, 10:59 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,829
Posted By odie91

Brooks saddle with anatomical cutout

I don't remember where I saw it, but is there a shop or dealer that modifies Brooks saddles to have a center cutout, and sells them? Anyone ever heard of this? I swear I read about it somewhere but...
12-05-07, 07:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,871
Posted By odie91

I use "Rust Protector" made by Loctite. I think...

I use "Rust Protector" made by Loctite. I think a large can only cost be around $3.00 at Home Depot.
12-04-07, 11:23 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 6,500
Posted By odie91

i agree with yoshi. your best bet is to do a...

i agree with yoshi. your best bet is to do a search on craigslist with search terms like "track" "fixed" "single" "fixie". to peruse the listings and try to locate recognizable bike models will...
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