Go Back  Bike Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

Notices
Search: Posts Made By: SEAcyclist100
Showing results 1 to 27 of 27
Search took 0.01 seconds.
03-30-21, 03:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 270
Posted By SEAcyclist100

Update: the square socket on the Park SW-15...

Update: the square socket on the Park SW-15 3-way nipple wrench works with my Reynolds Assault wheels. I put them in the truing stand and got everything trued up so I'm good to go!
02-28-21, 10:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 270
Posted By SEAcyclist100

I ended up eventually getting in touch with...

I ended up eventually getting in touch with Reynolds (their phone was randomly disconnected for a brief time for some reason?) and the guy on the phone said the nipple is a 5mm hex which is one of...
02-23-21, 12:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 270
Posted By SEAcyclist100

2015 Reynolds Assault wheel nipple size?

Hello,

I want to true my 2015 Reynolds Assault Limited road wheelset but I don't have the recessed nipple wrench tool and I need to buy one.

Does anyone know what nipple wrench will work for...
Replies: 2
Views: 1,537
Posted By SEAcyclist100

Track Tire Tread Questions - Concrete Vs. Wood Tracks

Hello,

I have two sets of tires, a set of Veloflex Corsa 23 Clinchers (http://www.veloflex.it/products/corsa23.asp?lang=en) and a set of Challenge Criterium Clinchers...
01-09-11, 11:15 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,298
Posted By SEAcyclist100

SRAM Powerchain Master Link Stuck Together and Won't Disassemble

Hello,
I want to take apart my SRAM Powerchain's master link but for some reason I can't get the master link apart. I've done about everything I can think of in terms of squeezing the plates...
12-08-09, 08:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,092
Posted By SEAcyclist100

Putnam, I read online that Ti closed their...

Putnam,

I read online that Ti closed their shop up in the U District a year or two ago and when I called their number for their Seattle shop the number was disconnected. I will try contacting a...
12-08-09, 09:37 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,092
Posted By SEAcyclist100

Yeah I had heard about the UBI location in PDX,...

Yeah I had heard about the UBI location in PDX, but I'm trying to find a location where I don't have to rent a hotel room and stay for 2 weeks. I'm guessing that I'm going to be out of luck but I...
12-07-09, 10:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,092
Posted By SEAcyclist100

Seattle Frame Building Classes?

Does anyone know of any frame building classes in or around Seattle? I know UBI down in Oregon has, based on what I've read, a pretty good class. However, I'd prefer to do something where I don't...
08-23-09, 08:38 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 13,480
Posted By SEAcyclist100

Duo, I'm not sure, but if your largest...

Duo,

I'm not sure, but if your largest freewheel sprocket has 6 fewer teeth, your chain has 6 fewer links (one tooth per chain link of course) and your front chainrings haven't changed I would...
08-18-09, 12:33 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 13,480
Posted By SEAcyclist100

Froze, I was just telling everyone what I've...

Froze,

I was just telling everyone what I've seen and learned based on my experience. I wasn't trying to discourage anyone; I was just laying out possible hurdles and things you need to take into...
08-15-09, 12:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 668
Posted By SEAcyclist100

txvintage, Check out this thread on the same...

txvintage,

Check out this thread on the same topic and see if this helps:
http://www.bikeforums.net/showthread.php?t=571407
08-15-09, 07:49 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 13,480
Posted By SEAcyclist100

Duo, My apologies for not getting back to...

Duo,

My apologies for not getting back to you sooner. If you're using a radically different freewheel so that your chain wrap (definition of chain wrap is here: ...
08-08-09, 11:13 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 13,480
Posted By SEAcyclist100

Duo, I just finished converting from a...

Duo,

I just finished converting from a 5-speed freewheel to a 7-speed freewheel on an old Sekai 2500. What I ended up doing was just replacing the 5-speed with the 7-speed and then just...
07-12-09, 09:24 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 508
Posted By SEAcyclist100

Rear Shifter Cable Tension - Sekai 2500

llo Everyone,

I'm currently having some issues maintaining enough clamping pressure on my rear derailleur shifter housing on the chainstay so I can maintain the proper tension in the shifter cable...
07-09-09, 10:44 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 14,570
Posted By SEAcyclist100

That thread repair stuff I alluded to will run...

That thread repair stuff I alluded to will run you about $12 in the store.....it's cheaper than going after a helicoil but, as nitropowered suggested, for $15 you can just get a different crankarm. ...
07-08-09, 09:45 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 14,570
Posted By SEAcyclist100

Madmabel, ...

Madmabel,

http://www.permatex.com/products/Automotive/thread_compounds/thread_repair/Permatex_Stripped_Thread_Repair.htm

Try using this if you can't find a Helicoil. It's good for up to over...
07-02-09, 03:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 367
Posted By SEAcyclist100

2005 Honda Civic Roof Rack

Anyone know who makes a good roof rack for a 2005 Honda Civic LX? I've seen a few racks online, but I don't want to buy something that's cheap junk or just overpriced.
06-29-09, 10:18 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,736
Posted By SEAcyclist100

I agree, I've given every shop a second chance no...

I agree, I've given every shop a second chance no matter how good or bad. I have gone in to some shops during peak business hours and not gotten the best service and I can understand they're busy,...
06-29-09, 01:26 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,736
Posted By SEAcyclist100

I've had a mixed bag of experiences with bike...

I've had a mixed bag of experiences with bike shops. It seems like if you have a newer bike and/or just want to order parts shops are generally pretty nice, although I've had an incident where...
06-28-09, 01:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 593
Posted By SEAcyclist100

Also, once I get done with this project I'll be...

Also, once I get done with this project I'll be sure to put up some pics so you can check it out. I have to warn you though..........this is my first bike project so if it's a bit Frankensteinish...
06-28-09, 01:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 593
Posted By SEAcyclist100

Success! After fine-tuning the bearing cones...

Success! After fine-tuning the bearing cones with the cone wrench, I was able to get the rear wheel to install without any wobbling while still being able to roll freely and see-saw back and forth...
06-28-09, 09:41 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 593
Posted By SEAcyclist100

Ronsonic, I think I may be able to get this...

Ronsonic,

I think I may be able to get this setup to work without any other new components or major rework......I played around with the cones this morning and, even just using an open-ended...
06-27-09, 09:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 593
Posted By SEAcyclist100

Also I'm curious.........how does how the wheel...

Also I'm curious.........how does how the wheel is dished actually affect how well it rolls, and affect the overall axle length? The axle is just clamped on either end with the quick release...
06-27-09, 08:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 593
Posted By SEAcyclist100

Chukk, Good information, thanks! I'll see...

Chukk,

Good information, thanks! I'll see what I can do about redishing the wheel and post my results later.
06-27-09, 08:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 593
Posted By SEAcyclist100

Neal, Your second solution would be a tough...

Neal,

Your second solution would be a tough go as my wheel already fits tightly between my dropouts. I moved one of the metal washers from the lefthand side to the righthand (freewheel) side and...
06-27-09, 05:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 593
Posted By SEAcyclist100

Ok cool. This guy was talking about getting a...

Ok cool. This guy was talking about getting a new axle and such and it just seemed kinda out of whack for how far I need to move the wheel. I might just try it and see what happens.
06-27-09, 04:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 593
Posted By SEAcyclist100

Sekai 2500 Freewheel Issue

Hello everyone,

I'm currently working on getting a Sekai 2500 road ready and I'm having some issues with my freewheel. I replaced the stock 5 speed freewheel with a 13-32 7 speed freewheel and,...
Showing results 1 to 27 of 27


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright 2021 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.