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04-04-22, 10:40 PM
Replies: 16
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Posted By tremolo1965

Well, itís been ridden a lot, and these pictures...

Well, itís been ridden a lot, and these pictures donít capture the patina which shows when up close and personal, but itís been looked after. The top tube cable guides needed some love, had some...
04-03-22, 11:08 PM
Replies: 352
Views: 39,534
Posted By tremolo1965

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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My wife and I ride these green Raleighs around....
04-03-22, 11:03 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,029
Posted By tremolo1965

Thank you! I think so, too.

Thank you! I think so, too.
04-02-22, 10:21 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,029
Posted By tremolo1965

Hi Repechage, would you be able to share more...

Hi Repechage, would you be able to share more about this type of construction? Iíve read a few bits on the web, but not much. Before assembling the bike, I looked it over very closely, and in fact...
04-02-22, 10:11 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,029
Posted By tremolo1965

Reassembled My De Rosa

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Forum: Want To Buy
03-12-22, 03:22 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 117
Posted By tremolo1965

Campy Front Standard Reach Caliper and Allen / Recessed Bolt

I just need the bolt and caliper arms in good condition. Need allen recessed bolt and standard reach (labelled brev inter.) -

Let me know - thanks!
02-27-22, 07:10 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,029
Posted By tremolo1965

The nails have a square profile. I read elsewhere...

The nails have a square profile. I read elsewhere that Ugo De Rosa didnít normally utilize this method, but rather a fellow frame builder that frequented his shop may have had a hand in some of the...
02-26-22, 02:38 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,029
Posted By tremolo1965

I Disassembled a 44-Year-Old De Rosa Last Night

Iíve owned this 58.5cm 1978 since February 2012, posted about the bike a few times. I decided it was time to do a full tear-down, re-grease, inspect, etc. It came apart beautifully, parts are cleaned...
02-13-22, 09:25 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 11,931
Posted By tremolo1965

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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Riding in our neighborhood. The 100 year old...
02-12-22, 09:11 AM
Replies: 939
Views: 105,737
Posted By tremolo1965

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1400x2000/275b7005_be02_47ef_96b1_5aa1bd94bb01_fc2a513206d8efc243cc72304eaa822320be0a90.jpeg
02-08-22, 03:21 PM
Replies: 320
Views: 23,327
Posted By tremolo1965

Hampden Special Railway, 21 J, recently inherited...

Hampden Special Railway, 21 J, recently inherited from my Dad. My great grandfather showed up from Dresden, Germany, and apparently kept books for the railroad in the St. Louis area. This was the...
01-26-22, 10:31 AM
Replies: 207
Views: 6,684
Posted By tremolo1965

My only racing bicycle. I bought this February...

My only racing bicycle. I bought this February 2012 from an ex racer / mechanic who brought the bike from his hometown in Florence. He had purchased the bike in 1979 from Roberto Poggiali. This is my...
01-16-22, 03:38 PM
Replies: 3,031
Views: 332,640
Posted By tremolo1965

He did! He is an exceptional cat (all of ours...

He did! He is an exceptional cat (all of ours are..), and he just wanted to hang out - all forgiven :lol:. No harm done as verified during compulsory inspection.
01-15-22, 01:29 PM
Replies: 3,031
Views: 332,640
Posted By tremolo1965

My daughterís cat showed up for after-ride...

My daughterís cat showed up for after-ride photos..kindly note his expression in the first image, followed by proof of the crime!
...
01-04-22, 02:29 PM
Replies: 280
Views: 31,603
Posted By tremolo1965

1978 De Rosa

Happy New Year! Iíve managed to hold onto this bicycle through divorce, multiple moves, a new relationship and home buying. Almost sold her a couple of times.. only ridden on dry, sunny days. I am on...
11-25-15, 12:43 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 915
Posted By tremolo1965

Thank you for the replies. I hope to be able to...

Thank you for the replies. I hope to be able to follow-up with one of the local frame-builders and discuss the options presented. Leaning towards repairing the dropout if possible. One thing I did...
11-23-15, 10:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 915
Posted By tremolo1965

1978ish De Rosa Drive Side Dropout Possible Crack

My 1978 De Rosa has what appears to be a crack on the drive side drop-out. It is visible on the 'outside edge' and also across the hole where the alignment / adjusting screw attaches. I explored the...
12-10-14, 11:39 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 10,678
Posted By tremolo1965

Let's see if this works.. ...

Let's see if this works..

https://farm6.staticflickr.com/5448/9104270801_9f9fdb4d8e_z.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/eSvLwe)IMG_8742 (https://flic.kr/p/eSvLwe) by tremoloi1965...
03-11-14, 10:07 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,576
Posted By tremolo1965

Hello jamie1954, There are numerous folks on...

Hello jamie1954,

There are numerous folks on this forum that have a very in-depth knowledge of this era of De Rosa bicycles. Check out this link:
...
03-06-14, 12:03 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,576
Posted By tremolo1965

It is early and very rare, even for a De Rosa. I...

It is early and very rare, even for a De Rosa. I would recommend that you ignore any offers from buyers until you know what you have (not trying to to rude here - I have a '70s model, posted pics,...
01-27-14, 09:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 596
Posted By tremolo1965

Happy Birthday, Ugo!

Same birthday as my Dad..Dad had a laugh because he's a fan, too. No wonder I love the bikes!
01-01-14, 09:51 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 7,644
Posted By tremolo1965

Ugly shape (condition) perhaps, but she's got a...

Ugly shape (condition) perhaps, but she's got a pretty shape, too.
12-31-13, 11:36 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 3,408
Posted By tremolo1965

My bike-related resolutions are: 1. Ride...

My bike-related resolutions are:

1. Ride more
2. Find a less rare / precious daily rider than my 1977 De Rosa, in fact perhaps something with clearance for Fenders (rain - Seattle), and lower...
12-24-13, 07:32 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,930
Posted By tremolo1965

Merry Christmas! Hope everyone gets to slow down...

Merry Christmas! Hope everyone gets to slow down a bit and enjoy..Cheers!
10-29-13, 11:25 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 6,288
Posted By tremolo1965

Absolutely. West Los Angeles early 1970s -...

Absolutely. West Los Angeles early 1970s - construction sites, racing around the block, cinder block / board ramps!
10-02-13, 12:32 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 5,292
Posted By tremolo1965

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8295/7990242531_8cab...

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8295/7990242531_8cab7f630b_b.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/51147998@N06/7990242531/)
De Rosa 1978c (http://www.flickr.com/photos/51147998@N06/7990242531/) by...
08-09-13, 12:02 AM
Replies: 171
Views: 15,967
Posted By tremolo1965

I agree with your comments - I think the 250GTO...

I agree with your comments - I think the 250GTO and California Spyder are the top, with the 275 not far behind. I always felt the Dino was a special car - not at all a second-best.
08-08-13, 11:54 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 15,967
Posted By tremolo1965

Interesting statement...IMO the Dino is one of...

Interesting statement...IMO the Dino is one of the nicest things that came out of the Pininfarina / Ferrari relationship, particularly in the mid-engine category where I think it's the prettiest. At...
03-12-13, 11:25 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,730
Posted By tremolo1965

Then you should buy it. ;)

Then you should buy it. ;)
02-01-13, 01:03 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,563
Posted By tremolo1965

Hello Onespeed, I definitely have some sort of...

Hello Onespeed, I definitely have some sort of earlier type caliper. My mid-'80s De Rosa had those Cobalto brakes - a really pretty refinement of an already classic design...just beautiful, I...
02-01-13, 01:01 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,563
Posted By tremolo1965

Hello Cyclotoine! My calipers are the long-reach...

Hello Cyclotoine! My calipers are the long-reach variety. Now I am wondering if the center bolt is bent. I will post pics this weekend..
01-31-13, 11:31 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,563
Posted By tremolo1965

1Lugnut, Although I'm fairly confident about...

1Lugnut,

Although I'm fairly confident about the arm being slightly bent, I could well be wrong in the caus e of the squealing. I read on a website that belongs to one of the members here that...
01-31-13, 10:47 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,563
Posted By tremolo1965

Thank you all for your comments. I believe the...

Thank you all for your comments. I believe the arm made contact because there is the characteristic chipped paint / possible slight ding where the arm hit. I can also tell the arm is bent by...
01-30-13, 11:35 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,563
Posted By tremolo1965

I'm looking for a replacement Campy NR / SR brake caliper - Question

The bike is approx. 1977, possibly 1978 De Rosa road model - fitted with its unpolished and original early(ish) Super Record groupset with the drilled brake levers. The calipers are the ones with the...
01-30-13, 01:05 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,677
Posted By tremolo1965

Interesting question. I'd say acknowledge...

Interesting question. I'd say acknowledge abstract ideas as well as 'facts' and don't start out an expert or even try - that's no fun. A (long) parallel for me = bikes and guitars: Early on guitars...
01-26-13, 11:34 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 4,618
Posted By tremolo1965

He went on record with the dumb comment, so why...

He went on record with the dumb comment, so why should you? I wouldn't bother..
01-26-13, 07:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 487
Posted By tremolo1965

Thank you for the suggestions! I've forwarded the...

Thank you for the suggestions! I've forwarded the Craigslist ad and will look over at the Ratrodbikeforum also. @baY would not be optimum due to the time frame..;)
01-26-13, 11:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 487
Posted By tremolo1965

Film Prop - Stingray 5-Speed with Shifter

I hope this is not inappropriate for this forum, especially since I am relatively new here. I am not involved financially at all, but a friend of mine needs a bike like this in Los Angeles ASAP. He...
01-23-13, 10:25 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,919
Posted By tremolo1965

So sorry to hear this. It sounds as if his was a...

So sorry to hear this. It sounds as if his was a life well-lived. RIP.
01-18-13, 03:14 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 39,500
Posted By tremolo1965

Fork looks bent. :)

Fork looks bent. :)
01-13-13, 11:56 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,154
Posted By tremolo1965

USPS. They ship on their Fedex account but have...

USPS. They ship on their Fedex account but have a very low contracted rate and you pay a small premium over that amount.

I've had good results shipping to Japan.
01-09-13, 12:08 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,282
Posted By tremolo1965

I like it. It sometimes takes radical ideas to...

I like it. It sometimes takes radical ideas to find new refinements. I'm really into the earlier, more basic era of bicycles but I admire the fact that people try to move beyond that, the spirit of...
01-01-13, 11:20 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,702
Posted By tremolo1965

+1 The Santa Monica mountains. ...

+1 The Santa Monica mountains. Mullholland..there's quite a bit of trail through the Los Padres National Forest that could be nice. Southern California has the climate and the feel, nice dirt...
12-18-12, 12:28 AM
Replies: 68,988
Views: 11,145,127
Posted By tremolo1965

Man I love seeing this bike. My first '10 speed'...

Man I love seeing this bike. My first '10 speed' was a used Flandria given to me by my parents, for Christmas, when I was ten-years-old. It was white with purple 'Celo' bar tape. I couldn't...
12-03-12, 08:27 PM
Replies: 260
Views: 15,194
Posted By tremolo1965

Pretty frame! She'll ride great, too..

Pretty frame! She'll ride great, too..
11-29-12, 01:39 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 27,380
Posted By tremolo1965

I did read somewhere that De Rosa built his...

I did read somewhere that De Rosa built his bicycles in a shed adjacent to his home until the early '80s. He does not appear to have entered into large-scale production at that time, and there was...
10-16-12, 12:31 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 9,888
Posted By tremolo1965

I love those cars. I've had a few..drove nothing...

I love those cars. I've had a few..drove nothing else for 15 years.

Bilstein HDs are an absolute must - the car was designed for them and they transform...
10-08-12, 12:58 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,108
Posted By tremolo1965

I'm riding 23mm tubulars at around 100 psi on the...

I'm riding 23mm tubulars at around 100 psi on the lovely...pavement in West Seattle and enjoying the ride.

Around here there are going to be challenges no matter what, but I ride what I like and...
09-25-12, 12:24 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,014
Posted By tremolo1965

Great shots. Can't wait to explore further North...

Great shots. Can't wait to explore further North by bike. Also, I agree with well biked that "Funky shot on the South Beach descent" is a truly awesome shot. Reminds me of '70s formula 1 - just...
09-16-12, 08:22 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,178
Posted By tremolo1965

Thanks for sharing this...beautiful bike!

Thanks for sharing this...beautiful bike!
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