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08-18-19, 10:15 AM
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Posted By RichSPK

I don't know, but that site has a kit that...

I don't know, but that site has a kit that includes exactly those screws. It's way too much money to spend if the screw is all you need, but it's nice to have that option:...
08-17-19, 08:42 AM
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Views: 394
Posted By RichSPK

I'm pretty sure we've got some M2.5 screws at...

I'm pretty sure we've got some M2.5 screws at work. I'll have to compare.

In any case, I did contact Speedplay. They didn't tell me what kind of screws they are, but they dropped a replacement...
08-10-19, 02:02 PM
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Views: 394
Posted By RichSPK

Speedplay Frog grease port

Does anyone happen to know what size screw is used in the grease ports on Speedplay Frog pedals? I've been meaning to replace one with a stripped head.

Incidentally, I have two pairs of the...
08-03-19, 05:33 PM
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Posted By RichSPK

Not without a seat! Yow!

Not without a seat! Yow!
07-20-19, 07:59 AM
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Posted By RichSPK

It seems pretty cheap to me, but I don't know...

It seems pretty cheap to me, but I don't know Bianchis. Is this a case of you get what you pay for?
07-20-19, 07:29 AM
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Views: 17,146
Posted By RichSPK

I think I've mentioned my Sigma Sport Stereo...

I think I've mentioned my Sigma Sport Stereo taillight before. It's USB-rechargeable *and* uses AA cells (it came with rechargeable AAs). I still use it and like it. I recently got notice that...
07-14-19, 11:43 AM
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Posted By RichSPK

Oh, cool! It's my size, and I'm not far from...

Oh, cool! It's my size, and I'm not far from Vermont! (looks at map) South Burlington is 3 1/2-4 hours away. :-(
06-21-19, 09:25 PM
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Posted By RichSPK

That's redundant! :-) I'd buy the...

That's redundant! :-)



I'd buy the bike, but I want something I can find when it's time to ride. And it's too small.
06-16-19, 01:42 PM
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Posted By RichSPK

Well, now you have to protect the paint on the...

Well, now you have to protect the paint on the protector loop... (kidding!)
06-16-19, 01:35 PM
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Posted By RichSPK

They did a nice job cleaning it. What's the...

They did a nice job cleaning it. What's the purpose of this loop around the rear derailleur cable on the chainstay?
https://images.craigslist.org/01717_cBysjWAqhEp_1200x900.jpg
06-16-19, 01:17 PM
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Posted By RichSPK

I'd guess that bike was too high-end to have stem...

I'd guess that bike was too high-end to have stem shifters. Would they have fitted it with stem shifters simply because the frame is so tall?

Then again, witness the suicide levers and spoke...
06-01-19, 04:42 PM
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Posted By RichSPK

I had a model Corvette (50-something) that I...

I had a model Corvette (50-something) that I painted similar to that: seafoam green with salmon scallops on the sides.
05-25-19, 04:52 PM
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Posted By RichSPK

I emailed the seller, in any case, asking where...

I emailed the seller, in any case, asking where it is.
05-25-19, 04:44 PM
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Posted By RichSPK

The map on the listing puts it in Kansas. :foo:

The map on the listing puts it in Kansas. :foo:
05-19-19, 08:03 AM
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Posted By RichSPK

Is that lugged carbon fiber?

Is that lugged carbon fiber?
05-12-19, 06:42 PM
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Posted By RichSPK

My size and near work! I can't remotely afford...

My size and near work! I can't remotely afford it, though.
05-11-19, 12:02 PM
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Posted By RichSPK

[/h2] This seems pretty expensive to me. Am...

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This seems pretty expensive to me. Am I wrong? I think it may be my size and it's nearby; I'm just hung up on the price.
05-06-19, 09:28 PM
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Posted By RichSPK

The Miyata from Wayzata!

The Miyata from Wayzata!
04-30-19, 10:31 AM
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Posted By RichSPK

Titanium Airborne Zeppelin - $450

https://worcester.craigslist.org/bik/d/fitchburg-titanium-airborne-zeppelin/6878058091.html

Hmm... Threadless stem... Maybe it's not C&V. I can't tell. It looks good to me, anyway, aside from...
04-28-19, 03:57 PM
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Posted By RichSPK

https://worcester.craigslist.org/bik/d/worcester-v...

https://worcester.craigslist.org/bik/d/worcester-vintage-hot-tubes-steel-cx/6865993828.html
54cm
https://images.craigslist.org/00y0y_HbxLmVe61X_1200x900.jpg...
04-27-19, 09:58 AM
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Views: 784
Posted By RichSPK

Thank you for the reply.

Thank you for the reply.
04-27-19, 09:57 AM
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Views: 784
Posted By RichSPK

That would change all my browser tabs, not just...

That would change all my browser tabs, not just BikeForums.
04-21-19, 11:50 AM
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Posted By RichSPK

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

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1340x2000/img_20190421_091958_cropped_64421dd389e71a064572b018467833d16f778ad6.jpg

Rebecca, hoping I'll rise again on Easter morning
04-20-19, 03:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 784
Posted By RichSPK

Dark Theme?

Is there a way to change the forums to a dark theme, or to change the colors to approximate a dark theme? It's so much whiter and brighter than all the other tabs I have open!
04-19-19, 03:22 PM
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Posted By RichSPK

That's from my (now defunct) LBS! I'd love to...

That's from my (now defunct) LBS! I'd love to bring that bike home, but it's a bit too big and way too expensive for me. That Bianchi you posted in Billerica is really tempting, though!
04-19-19, 01:00 PM
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Posted By RichSPK

Cesi n'est pas brun.

Cesi n'est pas brun.
03-24-19, 01:15 PM
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Posted By RichSPK

That looks very much like my Alyeska, though my...

That looks very much like my Alyeska, though my Alyeska doesn't have the fork lettering, the drillium brake levers, or the tri-color components. Same colors on the frame, though.



Oh, and the...
03-03-19, 03:18 PM
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Posted By RichSPK

Man, those are ugly welds!

Man, those are ugly welds!
02-17-19, 09:22 AM
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Posted By RichSPK

Either way makes sense to me. She thought...

Either way makes sense to me. She thought bicycling sounded like a good idea, and her boyfriend was into it, but she just never got around to it. People make that kind of purchase all the time. ...
02-10-19, 11:10 AM
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Posted By RichSPK

There's no way this is 28in/71cm! I'd guess...

There's no way this is 28in/71cm! I'd guess 56cm; probably too big for me.
02-04-19, 12:48 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,108
Posted By RichSPK

A podcaster I used to listen to had a story about...

A podcaster I used to listen to had a story about his little kid using a Magic Eraser on his Jaguar. I think he just used it on the emblem, if I remember correctly, but it didn't go well. That's no...
02-03-19, 12:22 PM
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Posted By RichSPK

They had a ton of downtube lugs to use up?

They had a ton of downtube lugs to use up?
02-03-19, 11:16 AM
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Posted By RichSPK

Everything you said. I don't love weight or...

Everything you said. I don't love weight or rattling attachments, but I like that.

I tried finding some information on what looks like a front wheel lock and failed, but I found this interesting...
02-03-19, 11:13 AM
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Posted By RichSPK

That's wacky! When your frame feels like there's...

That's wacky! When your frame feels like there's a hinge in the middle, and there really is...
01-20-19, 10:52 AM
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Posted By RichSPK

Boy, I like that! It's too big for me, but it...

Boy, I like that! It's too big for me, but it doesn't look as big as 59cm to me. It's interesting that there's wear on the frame, but virtually none on the rims or the gears. It all looks good, in...
01-19-19, 10:10 AM
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Posted By RichSPK

There are no drive-side photos, and there doesn't...

There are no drive-side photos, and there doesn't seem to be a higher-resolution picture than below. He's guessing the size is 54mm, which is close enough for me, but it looks more like 56 to me,...
01-06-19, 05:51 PM
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Posted By RichSPK

Colleges with rich foreign students, a lot of...

Colleges with rich foreign students, a lot of high-paying jobs, and some bicycling infrastructure.
12-30-18, 09:41 AM
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Posted By RichSPK

I'm confused. It says $100 in the title, but then...

I'm confused. It says $100 in the title, but then he lists other wheels with other prices. Are they extra-cost options, or is he selling it in different configurations, and those prices are for the...
12-26-18, 02:10 PM
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Posted By RichSPK

Nice rack bag! I bought my ex an old Puch Maxi...

Nice rack bag! I bought my ex an old Puch Maxi around 5 years ago. She didn't have a license. I think I paid $400 for it, but prices seem to have risen quite a bit since then, even around here. The...
12-23-18, 11:54 AM
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Posted By RichSPK

That looks so much bigger than 54cm to me! I...

That looks so much bigger than 54cm to me! I realize I'm not used to race bike geometries, though.
12-23-18, 10:21 AM
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Posted By RichSPK

I couldn't imagine how these are used, but...

I couldn't imagine how these are used, but there's a good picture in this thread:
https://www.bikeforums.net/classic-vintage/1050438-roto-cable-housing-holder-non-aero-brakes.html
12-22-18, 09:47 AM
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Posted By RichSPK

[/left] The brakes used to be on the chainstays?

[/left]
The brakes used to be on the chainstays?
12-16-18, 11:43 AM
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Posted By RichSPK

I couldn't find it. Perhaps it sold? This is...

I couldn't find it. Perhaps it sold?

This is the closest I could find:
https://losangeles.craigslist.org/lgb/bik/d/1987-centurion-ironman-expert/6773809506.html1987 Centurion Ironman Expert Dave...
12-15-18, 11:35 AM
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Posted By RichSPK

I might have to go take a look at those if...

I might have to go take a look at those if they're still available when I've got some time off from work.
11-24-18, 12:35 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,215
Posted By RichSPK

I have no experience with fat bikes or electric...

I have no experience with fat bikes or electric bikes, but maybe combining the two would be a good solution here?
https://electricbikereview.com/category/fat/
11-22-18, 01:00 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,215
Posted By RichSPK

My mom used to spray the snow shovels with...

My mom used to spray the snow shovels with silicone so the snow wouldn't stick to them. I wonder if that would help on fenders?
10-28-18, 01:12 PM
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Posted By RichSPK

I can beet that.

I can beet that.
10-28-18, 08:33 AM
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Posted By RichSPK

It sure looked neat! I went to the listing to...

It sure looked neat! I went to the listing to see if it was my size, but it's been deleted.
10-07-18, 09:59 AM
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Posted By RichSPK

Yow! That's a big difference! Thanks!

Yow! That's a big difference!

Thanks!
10-07-18, 09:15 AM
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Posted By RichSPK

Are mountain bike frame sizes comparable to road...

Are mountain bike frame sizes comparable to road bike frame sizes? That works out to roughly 52cm, which may fit me.
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