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05-06-22, 07:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 473
Posted By jingy2

are the pedals 9/16 or french thread? Do you have...

are the pedals 9/16 or french thread? Do you have any more photos?
Jim
04-18-22, 07:28 PM
Replies: 2,322
Views: 274,157
Posted By jingy2

Received the Kenda/Veloflex tires-they look good!...

Received the Kenda/Veloflex tires-they look good! Hold air at least.
No Veloflex branding at all.
Jim
04-18-22, 07:22 PM
Replies: 68,984
Views: 11,142,538
Posted By jingy2

Dang! I was looking for a Tuesday bike!

Dang! I was looking for a Tuesday bike!
04-13-22, 05:25 PM
Replies: 2,322
Views: 274,157
Posted By jingy2

Looks like only blackwalls left in those...

Looks like only blackwalls left in those Vittorias- I like the classic tan sidewalls on my tubs.
I think a black sharpie will do a good job "de-branding" the Kendas.

Jim
04-13-22, 01:35 PM
Replies: 2,322
Views: 274,157
Posted By jingy2

$50 Veloflex tires?

I just ran across these on the electronic bay- Kenda SC tubulars...
03-31-22, 08:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 537
Posted By jingy2

How much for the spinaci's?

How much for the spinaci's?
03-29-22, 07:24 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 165
Posted By jingy2

PM sent

PM sent
03-01-22, 08:48 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,470
Posted By jingy2

I'd like to see some photos of the Gitane. Jim

I'd like to see some photos of the Gitane.
Jim
02-16-22, 09:18 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,349
Posted By jingy2

I think John Barron at Velostuf was working on...

I think John Barron at Velostuf was working on making these recently. It's worth asking him about it.
Jim in Mpls
02-10-22, 10:34 PM
Replies: 68,984
Views: 11,142,538
Posted By jingy2

Anyone in San Diego care to facilitate for me?? ...

Anyone in San Diego care to facilitate for me??
Jim in Mpls
02-04-22, 09:11 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 3,096
Posted By jingy2

The yellow is Mercian's Cream. I call it butter....

The yellow is Mercian's Cream. I call it butter. Yours is a 1982 according to the serial #....
01-26-22, 10:47 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 6,669
Posted By jingy2

Here's mine

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83 Tipo Corsa ...
01-14-22, 09:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 570
Posted By jingy2

english thread cups but italian length spindle?

english thread cups but italian length spindle?
01-12-22, 08:22 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,694
Posted By jingy2

Uhhh, that's a Hite-Rite. The precurser to the...

Uhhh, that's a Hite-Rite. The precurser to the modern dropper post. Possibly invented by, certainly marketed by Joe Breeze back in the day.
Jim
01-07-22, 10:52 PM
Replies: 68,984
Views: 11,142,538
Posted By jingy2

This is an 80's vintage taiwan import

This is an 80's vintage taiwan import
12-09-21, 09:29 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 773
Posted By jingy2

2 wrongs don't make a right! :D

2 wrongs don't make a right! :D
11-06-21, 06:54 PM
Replies: 703
Views: 109,887
Posted By jingy2

Year of my 7-11 team replica?

I know what this is, I'm just wondering if it's an 89 or 90.
Chrome stays and fork, flat crown
D. B
1 X. 4845
Thanks for your help!...
11-05-21, 06:27 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,649
Posted By jingy2

Much! :thumb:

Much! :thumb:
11-04-21, 09:07 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,649
Posted By jingy2

Exactly! You may need to use Campy-style cables,...

Exactly! You may need to use Campy-style cables, which have a smaller head than Shimano/Sram. Even then, you still may have to grind them down a bit so they fit flush in the shift levers.
If you...
11-04-21, 06:13 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,649
Posted By jingy2

a stunner! but you need to get the correct...

a stunner!
but you need to get the correct shift cables. The shift lever picture makes my OCD ache! :twitchy:

Jim
10-23-21, 03:27 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,383
Posted By jingy2

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/20211023_161823_1680a624d5de077fac4cd61f6488855021184079.jpg...
10-20-21, 08:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,506
Posted By jingy2

you'll want to chase and face the bb and most...

you'll want to chase and face the bb and most likely face the headtube as well before assembly
10-07-21, 08:43 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,181
Posted By jingy2

buy this bike!

If you are considering this bike-do it! You won't be sorry. I love my 86 Vincitore. Mixes a sweet 531 ride with fancy lugs that make me smile when I look down on a ride.
Mercian shows up frequently...
09-21-21, 08:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 798
Posted By jingy2

The handlebar position on the yellow bike-yeesh!...

The handlebar position on the yellow bike-yeesh! You're halfway to the Marlboro position, you might as well go all the way!
09-19-21, 08:12 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,726
Posted By jingy2

Good looking bike. Nice job!

Good looking bike. Nice job!
07-20-21, 09:25 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 46,139
Posted By jingy2

This color was called "Metallic Rose". I had one...

This color was called "Metallic Rose". I had one that I bought from the shop I worked at in 1986(pretty sure). I used to race it back then!
The shop I worked at as a teen in the mid-late 80's sold...
06-21-21, 10:17 PM
Replies: 1,400
Views: 419,266
Posted By jingy2

my nearly finished spring project

A 1983 Tipo Corsa in nice rider condition. Mostly vintage parts with a smattering of newer stuff...
06-14-21, 09:34 PM
Replies: 68,984
Views: 11,142,538
Posted By jingy2

I have vague memories of Quattro Assi being an...

I have vague memories of Quattro Assi being an attempt at a budget brand for Tommasini. Or maybe it was the importer. Something like that.
This vague memory brought to you by Sierra Nevada Torpedo...
05-31-21, 09:58 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 12,028
Posted By jingy2

https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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In under the wire! I never knew 531 day was a thing until tonight!
05-27-21, 09:56 AM
04-19-21, 11:35 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,426
Posted By jingy2

They were probably thorn-proof tubes, which are...

They were probably thorn-proof tubes, which are still available
03-22-21, 07:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 727
Posted By jingy2

It could be a forged money order drawn on a...

It could be a forged money order drawn on a nigerian bank for $5000 over the sale price...
03-22-21, 07:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 727
Posted By jingy2

next if the 1st buyer falls through

next if the 1st buyer falls through
03-12-21, 11:16 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 706
Posted By jingy2

Thanks gaucho, you are correct that is a...

Thanks gaucho, you are correct that is a technomic stem. I have lowered it a bit since that photo.
I polished the lugs with aluminum polish. They shined up right nice!
And thanks for noticing the...
03-11-21, 10:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 706
Posted By jingy2

1st ride on my finished winter project

I got the last piece needed for my winter project on Saturday so Sunday it was ready for it's inaugural ride.
It's a 1985 Vitus 979.
Back in the 80's all you heard was how whippy and noodley these...
03-11-21, 10:21 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,395
Posted By jingy2

No, it's the Chorus RD, it's got the adjustable...

No, it's the Chorus RD, it's got the adjustable body
03-07-21, 05:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,044
Posted By jingy2

These were my bars of choice in the 80's.Lots of...

These were my bars of choice in the 80's.Lots of wrist clearance when sprinting in the drops.
Hence the name Criterium
03-07-21, 02:27 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,033
Posted By jingy2

I agree, it's personal preference. I've tried...

I agree, it's personal preference. I've tried flat and slightly nose down, but I always feel like I'm sliding forward on a B17 unless I'm slightly nose up, especially on a drop bar bike.
On other...
03-02-21, 10:17 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,300
Posted By jingy2

An iconic 80's bike! Love the blue and the...

An iconic 80's bike! Love the blue and the graphics
Forum: Road Cycling
02-08-21, 12:29 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,014
Posted By jingy2

Those were the Michelin rim strips that worked...

Those were the Michelin rim strips that worked great-until they cracked. Cold temps and freeze-thaw wasn't the problem, it was the material.

Jim
01-27-21, 05:09 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 19,713
Posted By jingy2

They sell the bikes they want to ride. And don't...

They sell the bikes they want to ride. And don't have have any problem selling said limited production bikes, as their inventory status shows.
There is a choice of bike for everyone, this is one.
...
01-02-21, 10:19 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,869
Posted By jingy2

I will, as soon as I get enough posts!

I will, as soon as I get enough posts!
01-01-21, 02:56 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,869
Posted By jingy2

Nice looking frame! I picked up an 86 Vincitore...

Nice looking frame!
I picked up an 86 Vincitore in british racing green with yellow panels earlier this summer.
It's a nice riding bike!
01-01-21, 02:53 PM
Replies: 464
Views: 31,335
Posted By jingy2

Ginormous headtubes and steerers on skinny tubed...

Ginormous headtubes and steerers on skinny tubed steel bikes and steel forks really grinds my gears!
Surly Midnight Special and the bike in post #190 as examples.
12-26-20, 09:41 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,636
Posted By jingy2

OP-Can you post the original listing photo that...

OP-Can you post the original listing photo that caught your eye?
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