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06-04-19, 04:43 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 450
Posted By rancho66

I have a 60 tall shaft for cost of shipping. ...

I have a 60 tall shaft for cost of shipping. 230mm tall.https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1500x2000/img_1006_3936cea9eefc743b53ec37a2f5e33c2757db9aa1.jpg
05-28-19, 04:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 738
Posted By rancho66

PM sent on Campagnolo English thread bb.

PM sent on Campagnolo English thread bb.
05-19-19, 04:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 228
Posted By rancho66

PM sent

PM sent
05-07-19, 04:04 PM
Replies: 900
Views: 58,585
Posted By rancho66

Quick response, shipping, and great/secure...

Quick response, shipping, and great/secure packaging on Silca frame pump from vtchuck (https://www.bikeforums.net/members/vtchuck-399889.html). Thanks!
03-09-19, 06:38 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 46,970
Posted By rancho66

My quick and probably not perfect analysis of...

My quick and probably not perfect analysis of Motobecane (Grand Records mostly) serial numbers.

I only used these 2 threads for this analysis:...
01-22-19, 06:50 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 756
Posted By rancho66

PM sent. Thanks for sharing!!

PM sent. Thanks for sharing!!
07-04-18, 05:07 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 324
Posted By rancho66

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/img_0613_5c5337698602e8d83d9a6fbc2adac39512fa0ac5.jpg...
03-11-18, 07:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 464
Posted By rancho66

Crescent wrench

Crescent wrench
09-16-17, 05:59 AM
Replies: 420
Views: 123,153
Posted By rancho66

My M6L37607 (76?) serial numbered 4000 has exact...

My M6L37607 (76?) serial numbered 4000 has exact same lugs/color/gold pinstriping It has different seat tube decal. Also missing the down tube 4000 designation decal. Maybe that decal was optional...
04-30-16, 11:25 AM
Replies: 420
Views: 123,153
Posted By rancho66

Adding this 1981 2400 to your database. Has a...

Adding this 1981 2400 to your database. Has a different tubing decal that has not been posted in the Sekai thread as of yet.


1981 2400 SER# Y1N2928
Made in Japan

Green Tubing Decal:

"...
04-21-16, 07:10 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,035
Posted By rancho66

1979 Trek 530 sporting Black Dura Ace. A gave it...

1979 Trek 530 sporting Black Dura Ace. A gave it to a friend so he would quit bugging me to sell it to him. Came original from Trek factory with black components.
04-18-16, 11:28 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,436
Posted By rancho66

Thanks T-Mar Every time I restore/rebuild a bike...

Thanks T-Mar Every time I restore/rebuild a bike I learn something new.
04-17-16, 09:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,436
Posted By rancho66

You are correct, they are quite light. They...

You are correct, they are quite light. They definitely would shine up brightly. I am installing them on a repainted early 70s Dawes Galaxy that will be sold at local swap meet so not going to take...
04-17-16, 02:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,436
Posted By rancho66

Thanks. Looks like they copied/borrowed the...

Thanks. Looks like they copied/borrowed the Model #210 (http://www.bikeforums.net/usertag.php?do=list&action=hash&hash=210) from Weinmann. Dimples on a racing rim must cut the wind better!
04-17-16, 01:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,436
Posted By rancho66

Strange 27" Araya Alloy Rims

I have had these rims hanging in the basement for about 5 years and putting them on a bike that is going to local swap meet. Probably not too valuable, but a bit rare I would guess. Laced to early...
10-27-14, 11:56 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,595
Posted By rancho66

I have had luck installing new hoods with soapy...

I have had luck installing new hoods with soapy water, powder or flour, or armor all. You choose the one that cleans up best after install. Just be careful and work slow so you don't rip the new...
10-27-14, 06:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,461
Posted By rancho66

I would say yes they all were made in Japan from...

I would say yes they all were made in Japan from 1980-82 (I could be wrong of course). All were built with 27" wheels according to Schwinn Catalogs. Here is a link to the 1982 Voyageur Catalog: ...
10-22-14, 05:51 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,078
Posted By rancho66

No more than $50 if you must. Do you have some...

No more than $50 if you must. Do you have some Oxalic acid?
10-17-14, 09:39 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 7,046
Posted By rancho66

How about a frame? I have the bike back...

How about a frame? I have the bike back together, but too lazy to take a picture.412456
03-16-13, 02:52 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,467
Posted By rancho66

dddd Your additional info will be read by...

dddd

Your additional info will be read by all who search on New Star along with my additions...one of the reasons I like these forums for historical bike research!

Enjoy the day!
03-11-13, 07:37 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,467
Posted By rancho66

Looks like this thread ended without a definite...

Looks like this thread ended without a definite country of manufacture & quality level of the "New Star" hubs. The pictured hubs are French made and were supplied to Pelissier (and others?). Quality...
04-14-12, 09:07 AM
Replies: 420
Views: 123,153
Posted By rancho66

245059245060245061245062 Finally got around...

245059245060245061245062

Finally got around to taking pictures and getting the Serial # for you RaleighSport. If you need better close up pictures let me know. These bikes have not yet been...
03-24-12, 11:03 AM
Replies: 420
Views: 123,153
Posted By rancho66

I have a stock 2400 Special with the black Dia...

I have a stock 2400 Special with the black Dia Compe Brakes but no barcons (has Suntour Powershift ratcheting on downtube). I also have a couple of 2500 Grantour with black Dia Compe brakes &...
07-22-09, 03:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 404
Posted By rancho66

I knew I could wake up the forum with a bit of...

I knew I could wake up the forum with a bit of sarcasm! Just looking to get matching Q/R as they were not included in the craigslist purchase.

redneckwes: looks like you have quite a collection...
07-22-09, 12:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 404
Posted By rancho66

No ID help on this one? Not even the "helicomatic...

No ID help on this one? Not even the "helicomatic sucks" comments when the word Maillard and Hub is used in the same post?
07-19-09, 12:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 404
Posted By rancho66

Hub Identification Help

Can anyone ID this hub? I am leaning towards Maillard because the pressed in bearing says made in France. No other markings except the Sealed Bearing sticker. They are laced to Wolber Modele 58...
06-29-09, 05:29 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 3,028
Posted By rancho66

Try some Oxalic Acid (Wood Bleach) on your rust. ...

Try some Oxalic Acid (Wood Bleach) on your rust. Do a search and you will see some before nad after shots from those that have used it. I picked some up (powder form) at my local Sherwin Williams...
05-20-09, 01:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,589
Posted By rancho66

Another 1983 Voyageur W/ Tange Champion...

Another 1983 Voyageur W/ Tange Champion MOTOCROSS Butted Tubes just sold on EBAY:
http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&ssPageName=STRK:MEWAX:IT&item=270388776273
Head Badge: 0453 (14...
03-11-09, 06:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,589
Posted By rancho66

Looks like no Braze-ons for the rear rack...

Looks like no Braze-ons for the rear rack attachment for a 1983 Super Sport like my frame has so I will settle on calling my bike a 1983 Schwinn Voyageur (Frame build date)...put together in 1985...
03-09-09, 07:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,589
Posted By rancho66

Anyone have a 1983 Tange Tubed Schwinn?

Anyone have a 1983 Schwinn Super Sport or Voyageur with Tange tubing? I need to verify that the attached pic of the decal on my bike is correct. Also, did the 1983 Super Sport come with the...
02-24-09, 04:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 347
Posted By rancho66

EBAY Basso Identification questions

I have in-laws in Germany and sometimes look around their area for a possible frame/bike to buy and bring back. Here is one listed here:...
02-16-09, 06:25 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 26,295
Posted By rancho66

23" (58 cm).

23" (58 cm).
02-12-09, 07:01 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 579
Posted By rancho66

nlerner linked exactly what Lizzie needed. Now...

nlerner linked exactly what Lizzie needed. Now the decision is rather simple...buy a Brooks!
02-09-09, 01:12 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 26,295
Posted By rancho66

Very nice. Getting a one owner bike with...

Very nice. Getting a one owner bike with original parts is always the best way to start a project!
01-25-09, 04:25 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 26,295
Posted By rancho66

I guess I will just add some more Takara...

I guess I will just add some more Takara Information for others to know. I picked up a free and rusty, but complete, 1985 or so 18-speed Takara Overland last summer. Made in Taiwan and sold in...
01-22-09, 06:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 535
Posted By rancho66

PM sent to Scott. Thanks Cycleheimer Even...

PM sent to Scott.
Thanks Cycleheimer Even though that Milwaukee Craigslist Bridgstone 400 would be a good deal, I am about 6 hours north of Milwaukee in the Frozen Tundra of Superior/Duluth.
...
01-22-09, 04:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 535
Posted By rancho66

The Bridgstone Self-Centering Brake

I have a 1985 Bridgstone with the Self-Centering (SC) "breakthrough" (per Bridgstone's Catalogs) brakes.
My "SC" quit working and it looks like the one of the parts has broken on me. (see photo) ...
01-08-09, 03:26 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,074
Posted By rancho66

I picked up 20 or so road bikes this last summer...

I picked up 20 or so road bikes this last summer for my new winter hobby, but this is the first time I have seen this type of an adjuster. They center the brakes quite well, but IMO not really...
01-08-09, 02:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,074
Posted By rancho66

I thought I would add to this old post as after...

I thought I would add to this old post as after searching the Forum and Internet this was the closest match to the Centering Adjuster on my brakes I could find info on. Here is a picture of the...
05-03-08, 08:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,284
Posted By rancho66

I just picked up a 1972 Sports Tourer that seems...

I just picked up a 1972 Sports Tourer that seems to have all the original parts. The saddle badge is a bit faded, but looks like previous reply pic. How did you ask Brooks for a spare saddle badge? ...
Forum: Introductions
05-01-08, 05:27 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 140
Posted By rancho66

Northern Wisconsin Newbie Here

I refreshed my 1988 Schwinn Letour this winter and became interested in looking for older road bikes for restoration and riding. I started researching some of the bikes I picked up in the last two...
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