Go Back  Bike Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

Notices
 
Search: Posts Made By: sworley
Showing results 1 to 50 of 53
Search took 0.01 seconds.
03-02-21, 11:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 402
Posted By Reynolds 531

This is the Park Tools version....

This is the Park Tools version....
03-02-21, 11:07 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 402
Posted By jiangshi

Crown race remover

Crown race remover
02-26-21, 10:08 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,114
Posted By Reynolds 531

Its Italian. A tune up consists of wringing...

Its Italian.

A tune up consists of wringing it out up and down every hill and curve for half an hour.

Thats how you tune up anything that's Italian.
11-24-20, 12:09 PM
Replies: 1,337
Views: 358,075
Posted By oceanhaitang

Just picked this one up too!

1988 celeste Bianchi Trofeo Argentin

I believe to be fully original... except for the saddle and bar tape. Full Shimano 600 Groupset. Gonna be my daily racer when spring comes around, gonna Full...
11-19-20, 10:46 AM
Replies: 585
Views: 154,945
Posted By Kobe

I wish these came in one size larger. With that...

I wish these came in one size larger. With that color it would be the perfect bike. Hang on to it!
11-05-20, 08:08 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 565
Posted By mountaindave

These might have evaporated if you mentioned the...

These might have evaporated if you mentioned the Mathauser Superbrakes in the title.
10-30-20, 10:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 387
Posted By RobbieTunes

Should say right on the shifter. I think two of...

Should say right on the shifter.
I think two of those models actually listed the RD they'd work with, right on the shifter.
Courteous of them to do so.

7700GS? Not for sale. I need more. Several...
10-30-20, 10:30 AM
10-30-20, 09:39 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,554
Posted By TP218

what a beaut!! that is a great color!! ...

what a beaut!!
that is a great color!!

I’ve been super happy with mine so far. I’m sure you’ll love it
10-26-20, 12:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 318
Posted By Brewsmith

FS: Custom XTR/Mavic 700c Wheelset

Sold!

Selling a classic set of custom wheels perfect for road, gravel, cyclocross etc. These we're the height of tech back in the 90's and are top notch today. Beautiful and bombproof Shimano XTR...
10-23-20, 08:38 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,848
Posted By jadocs

Beautiful bike! Your GF bought that for you?...

Beautiful bike! Your GF bought that for you? she's a keeper.
10-22-20, 08:20 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,848
Posted By krakhaus

Sweet ride, sounds like a cool fiance too. My...

Sweet ride, sounds like a cool fiance too. My wife has a bike that she's never ridden. I don't mind that she doesn't ride with me, we both work from home, so getting out on a ride is my only real...
10-22-20, 08:10 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,848
Posted By malcala622

Im happy to hear you have a significant other...

Im happy to hear you have a significant other that shares the same interest as you do. Its fun riding alone but much more if its with someone you love dearly and can enjoy a hobby together.

Im...
10-22-20, 08:05 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,848
Posted By Tomm Willians

She leaves me stunned....

My gf has a ‘97 Colnago Dream Mapei that is her pride and joy. Last night she found the same bike in my size and insisted on buying it as “we need matching Colnagos”
Tonight we are sitting in a...
10-19-20, 10:41 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 9,549
Posted By mstateglfr

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

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1124/20200611_121242_6de114514e9f67232d38236bcfe60afffb4c9ad5.jpg...
10-19-20, 01:55 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 9,549
Posted By bikemig

There is a whole thread devoted to drop bar MTBs...

There is a whole thread devoted to drop bar MTBs any one of which would make a fine gravel bike on the cheap.
...
10-15-20, 08:49 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,127
Posted By tpadul

I'm in Chesterton, IN just a few minutes away...

I'm in Chesterton, IN just a few minutes away from Lake Michigan and less than 30 minutes from downtown Chicago. The GSD rescue I will be donating to is down in Indianapolis.

We have two German...
10-15-20, 07:51 AM
Replies: 312
Views: 103,674
Posted By T-Mar

Based on the Formula Two tubing decals, this...

Based on the Formula Two tubing decals, this should be a 1988 model. The 1989 edition used Columbus Cromor. The components in the 1st photo also look correct for 1988. The serial number should...
10-14-20, 08:17 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 5,222
Posted By Salamandrine

Vintage bikes can cause some problems on an...

Vintage bikes can cause some problems on an extended tour. If you have to cross a river, sometimes it can lead to the wooden rims delaminating, since they were glued up with hide glue made from old...
10-13-20, 10:46 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 5,222
Posted By Soody

It's called being a kid and not having much money...

It's called being a kid and not having much money and going on an adventure
10-13-20, 08:28 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,209
Posted By nlerner

According to this article...

According to this article...
10-13-20, 08:00 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,209
Posted By grizzly59

My dream bike when I was 9- I think that stick...

My dream bike when I was 9- I think that stick shift would have easily taken out my private parts in one of my many crashes. I think we can assume the kid beat out the dragster with a mighty...
10-13-20, 01:14 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,073
Posted By The Golden Boy

That's really interesting- I would have totally...

That's really interesting- I would have totally not believed that the 520 was "handbuilt in Wisconsin," but just googling around show similar vintage 520s with that decal on the chain stay.
10-11-20, 02:05 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 5,222
Posted By The Golden Boy

I think the "Grand Tourers" of the early-mid 80s...

I think the "Grand Tourers" of the early-mid 80s were as much of a prestige thing as they were about "business" and touring. Bike designers have always had to balance weight and strength and...
10-11-20, 11:22 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 495
Posted By GMS

My four Trek 720s

I didn't want to highjack the recent post showing off a super looking 720. So starting a new about my 4 720s.

1983 -25.5 inch - Got this one new as a frameset. I built up this way. Sugino Mighty...
10-08-20, 05:29 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,803
Posted By polymorphself

Thankfully I do have this tool already. ...

Thankfully I do have this tool already.



White.

Thanks for all of the replies everyone. I've got some things to consider. In the meantime I've pulled it from storage and just given it a...
10-08-20, 02:32 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,803
Posted By branko_76

Sell local and sell complete 1) less hassle ...

Sell local and sell complete

1) less hassle
2) less work
3) cash sale
4) fewer liabilities
5) keeps a vintage bike intact
6) eliminates wasteful packing material
7) eliminates the...
10-08-20, 01:55 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,803
Posted By rustystrings61

Another note - if you do the part-out route, you...

Another note - if you do the part-out route, you will need access to the correct Stronglight crank puller with its distinctive 23.35 mm diameter - other crank tools will fit just enough to...
10-08-20, 01:44 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,803
Posted By francophile

Get a toothbrush, tire brush, sponge, soapy...

Get a toothbrush, tire brush, sponge, soapy bucket of water and a block off 2 hours to scrub it down and dry it off. Toss a new front wheel on it, take good photos it against a bland background at...
10-08-20, 10:20 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 526
Posted By icemilkcoffee

Use it as the commute/ bad weather/...

Use it as the commute/ bad weather/ camping/downtown/train station/ chain-to-lamppost Bike.
Everyone needs a pre dented bike.
10-07-20, 07:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 587
Posted By BikeWonder

Winter project: 1987 Bianchi Campione D'italia

I managed to obtain this Bianchi for the low low price of $50. It has a bent crankset and handlebar, but I am planning on replacing them anyways. The frame is intact and in otherwise good condition,...
10-06-20, 01:19 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,163
Posted By The Golden Boy

So totally cool- but so TOTALLY out of my...

So totally cool- but so TOTALLY out of my wheelhouse.
10-06-20, 09:57 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,163
Posted By The Golden Boy

you sold that??!?!?! (that was in all caps- but...

you sold that??!?!?! (that was in all caps- but autocorrect put the kybosh on that)
10-01-20, 10:24 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,058
Posted By Mike from Iowa

2 Day Vintage Loaded Tour

I did a two day tour last week and rode from my home in Iowa City to my in-laws in Rock Island, Illinois, a trip I've wanted to do for years. I loaded up the '86 Raleigh Aleyska and left Thursday at...
09-25-20, 03:16 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,554
Posted By malcala622

Don't mind the index finger i was pointing out...

Don't mind the index finger i was pointing out the difference in headtube to someone.

Just showing an example of a celeste Bianchi with blue bartape.
...
08-16-20, 12:31 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 8,400
Posted By Fahrenheit531

When it came time to choose between them I sold...

When it came time to choose between them I sold my Chicago-built Paramount and kept my Panasonic-built Volare. Not necessarily the same species as the mid/late 80s models, though I've had a couple of...
08-16-20, 10:14 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 8,400
Posted By sheddle

Oh yeah, forgot to mention- "Store brand"...

Oh yeah, forgot to mention-

"Store brand" bikes, mainly Novara/Performance/Nashbar. A lot of these were high end Japanese/Taiwanese steel, and some Novaras were basically rebadged Centurions in...
08-16-20, 08:04 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 8,400
Posted By sheddle

Going to give a shout to 1980s Peugeots here,...

Going to give a shout to 1980s Peugeots here, especially with Super Vitus tubes.


80s Schwinn has been mentioned (and there's a Super Sport SP calling for me on CL, but for lack of space) but I...
08-16-20, 07:33 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 8,400
Posted By clubman

Japanese Bianchi's with Ishiwata tubes.

Japanese Bianchi's with Ishiwata tubes.
07-18-20, 07:14 AM
Replies: 1,337
Views: 358,075
Posted By cmoran1357

'89 Axis, tweaked

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/img_5079_d95d4de071c3fa5e0ef24154751817b66cfed3bf.jpg
I still want to swap for silver racks and canvas bags
07-03-20, 06:41 PM
Replies: 1,337
Views: 358,075
Posted By malcala622

I almost want to hang this on the wall after...

I almost want to hang this on the wall after brand new tire install.

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x948/20200703_162209_0d430bc16b45b06d9662981aa49f8a91111aed42.jpg
06-30-20, 05:01 PM
Replies: 585
Views: 154,945
Posted By hazetguy

Well, it needs new tires (the ones on it are the...

Well, it needs new tires (the ones on it are the original Tioga City Slickers), probably tubes too. Gonna swap pedals to some nice Suntours I have around here (or get some spec MKS pedals), and I...
06-30-20, 02:44 PM
Replies: 585
Views: 154,945
Posted By hazetguy

This came home with me today, local purchase. ...

This came home with me today, local purchase.

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/img_3505_a026e65cc64f3fe1ea962949f7ea4cae1ffd136d.jpg
06-21-20, 10:58 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,063
Posted By MrK.

I had almost the same thing happen to me. I...

I had almost the same thing happen to me. I answered an Ad that said 3 bikes $20. One of them was a nice little chrome Fuji I was wanting for my wife. When I got there I told the guy that I just...
06-11-20, 02:11 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,682
Posted By Brad L

1971 Peugeot PX-10 Time Capsule

I bought this 1971 PX-10 a few days ago and it appears to be completely original and very low mileage. The tires are possibly original, as the rims show very little wear on the braking surfaces, but...
10-12-19, 11:50 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,552
Posted By T-Mar

More like 1995.

More like 1995.
10-08-19, 07:49 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,552
Posted By xiaoman1

Its getting there..changed the bars and added...

Its getting there..changed the bars and added the...
08-11-18, 10:41 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,359
Posted By revcp

1985 Trek 720 Tourer All Cleaned Up

Now that all the mud is off after it's first ever tour, it's time to roll out a few pics of my newly acquired 1985 Trek 720....
07-02-18, 11:03 PM
Replies: 585
Views: 154,945
Posted By gravityhurts

Update - added Brooks B17 saddle, Velo Orange Cru...

Update - added Brooks B17 saddle, Velo Orange Cru crankset, Nitto dirt drop quill and Paul polished cantilever touring F/R brakesets... next will be a Nitto front rack.
I also have a Cannondale...
08-16-16, 10:04 PM
Replies: 585
Views: 154,945
Posted By gravityhurts

Xo1

Just wish it were a 59cm
Showing results 1 to 50 of 53
 


 
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.