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04-24-22, 05:46 AM
Replies: 585
Views: 155,314
Posted By ehcoplex

'72 PX-10 I got last fall & spent the winter...

'72 PX-10 I got last fall & spent the winter rehabilitating. There were plenty of Frenchy 'mysteries' and oddities to work through along the way, but the wealth of knowledge here in the C&V forum was...
Forum: Touring
04-18-22, 01:21 AM
Replies: 421
Views: 204,339
Posted By muse kidd

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UPDATE: New 700c wheels, Zenith wide flange hubs, Exal 17 rims
04-10-22, 10:58 AM
Replies: 171
Views: 17,664
Posted By non-fixie

Picked up another example of my favorite chainset...

Picked up another example of my favorite chainset style today at a jumble sale. An early Stronglight 49D. I don't recall having seen this version before.
...
04-01-22, 07:10 AM
Replies: 248
Views: 37,387
Posted By JaccoW

Good to hear. I will take a good look at what's...

Good to hear. I will take a good look at what's available around here.

Got the Ergon leather grips in yesterday and modified the other extender plug. Looks good and feels even better. Time to...
02-07-22, 08:12 AM
Replies: 1,790
Views: 381,251
Posted By hazetguy

1981 (serial number 326XXXX) Champion Mondial A...

1981 (serial number 326XXXX) Champion Mondial A Frame, 'as purchased' (except for the saddle, which I put on after I bought it).
This will be a really nice project.
...
01-13-22, 07:49 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,044
Posted By 2flit

This is how the bike looks today with the...

This is how the bike looks today with the modifications that I made to the gearing, shifting, and handle bars.


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12-29-21, 09:02 AM
Replies: 248
Views: 37,387
Posted By JaccoW

New parts are in. Time to strip the rear wheel...

New parts are in. Time to strip the rear wheel and build a new one. :)

It's surprising how much parts you get for the money. With the exception of the thumb shifter everything was included for...
12-23-21, 04:24 PM
Replies: 248
Views: 37,387
Posted By JaccoW

Right... it's been a long time since I have...

Right... it's been a long time since I have posted anything on here.

Part of it is because of some necessary introspection earlier this year but also because I have been rediscovering some of my...
12-14-21, 02:39 PM
Replies: 585
Views: 155,314
Posted By Steve Bauserman

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This is my 1965 PX-10.
12-12-21, 09:39 PM
Replies: 3,622
Views: 982,318
Posted By Steve Bauserman

This has been on my list of grail bikes for many...

This has been on my list of grail bikes for many years. I have had four escape me at various auctions because of not wanting to pay obscene prices. They do not come up for sale often. I was amazed to...
11-07-21, 07:00 PM
Replies: 19,284
Views: 2,424,392
Posted By JaccoW

After reacting to eachother's posts for ages ...

After reacting to eachother's posts for ages alexnagui and I finally met up today! We went for a short ride to an area close to use together with a friend of his.

http://i.imgur.com/In6tjG7.jpg...
11-07-21, 06:53 PM
Replies: 19,284
Views: 2,424,392
Posted By djkashuba

Local loop...King Ridge. Thru redwoods, oak...

Local loop...King Ridge. Thru redwoods, oak woodlands, open pastures then a drop to the Pacific and the mouth of the Russian River. Perfect Fall day with an old friend.
...
09-24-21, 06:34 PM
Replies: 3,622
Views: 982,318
Posted By milky

Haven't posted in a while - here's some of my...

Haven't posted in a while - here's some of my Pugs:
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09-18-21, 11:45 PM
Replies: 515
Views: 143,037
Posted By pullup

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09-17-21, 05:09 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 21,521
Posted By JaccoW

Day 3 - Montpellier to Béziers

Day 3 - Montpellier to Béziers (2021-Aug-25)Strava (https://www.strava.com/activities/5851296189)

People in Montpellier asked us why we even wanted to go there. The truth is, it's halfway to...
09-17-21, 04:51 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 21,521
Posted By JaccoW

Day 2 - Port-de-bouc to Montpellier

Day 2 - Port-de-bouc to Montpellier (2021-Aug-23)Strava (https://www.strava.com/activities/5840889631)

On day 2 we had some distance to catch up on so we drove 141 km from Port-de-Bouc to...
09-14-21, 04:43 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 21,521
Posted By JaccoW

Day1: Marseille to Port-de-Bouc

Day 1: Marseille to Port-de-Bouc (2021-Aug-22)Strava - Day 1 (https://www.strava.com/activities/5834726788)

So on our day of arrival we headed into Marseille to get some food, ship our train bags...
09-14-21, 04:18 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 21,521
Posted By JaccoW

Summer 2021: Marseille to Barcelona

I should probably make a start of documenting my tour from Marseille to Barcelona here. :D

So at the end of August a good friend and I boarded a train from Rotterdam to Marseille to start our...
08-19-21, 01:21 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,684
Posted By rhm

fify!

fify!
08-15-21, 02:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 765
Posted By non-fixie

I resolved the brake rub issue, and today we went...

I resolved the brake rub issue, and today we went for a 60k ride. Mrs non-fixie liked the bike a whole lot better. So much, in fact, that she will most probably take this bike to Eroica Germania next...
08-15-21, 11:42 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,430
Posted By non-fixie

Thank you! I did manage to find most of the...

Thank you!

I did manage to find most of the parts I wanted to use in The Bin. The front hub is an early Shimano (Shhhh!), and the brake levers are Gran Sport, rather than Record, but I can live...
08-14-21, 03:01 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,430
Posted By non-fixie

Next weekend is Eroica Germania, and I thought...

Next weekend is Eroica Germania, and I thought it'd be nice to take the Union. Which meant building it up and testing it no later than this weekend.

Finished version 1.0 today. Rear brake housing...
08-10-21, 01:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 765
Posted By non-fixie

I built up the bike to MVP level ... ...

I built up the bike to MVP level ...

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... and mrs non-fixie...
08-06-21, 03:29 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,430
Posted By non-fixie

Project 2108/B - 1970's Union Rini Wagtmans

As I've stated in my thread about project 2108/A (https://www.bikeforums.net/classic-vintage/1236195-project-2108-1984-koga-miyata-roadwinner.html), mrs non-fixie and I will be participating in...
07-23-21, 05:34 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 21,521
Posted By JaccoW

Crosspost from the Where'd You Ride Today-thread....

Crosspost from the Where'd You Ride Today-thread.

I live on the other side of the country but the last ride through Limburg...
07-22-21, 08:10 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 16,084
Posted By Beurt

First real trip on the tandem - Loire Valley

Our plan when we bought the bike was to use it on short trips once it would be mechanically sound and I'm glad to say we did it!
One week ago 3 sunny days and 160km total in the Loire Valley...
06-09-21, 01:38 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 21,521
Posted By JaccoW

Right, so I just cleaned the bike and a friend...

Right, so I just cleaned the bike and a friend and I plan to take it on a small two day tour next week.

No major updates, just some better shots of the stainless steel Tubus Tara front rack and...
05-31-21, 04:55 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 21,521
Posted By JaccoW

Silca pump and the Tubus rack arrived today and I...

Silca pump and the Tubus rack arrived today and I made some measurements for a frame bag. Better pics when I get some time to clean everything. Right now the fenders are full of sand. :D

I also...
05-28-21, 10:46 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 21,521
Posted By JaccoW

Took the bike on a 55km (~35 miles) ride today...

Took the bike on a 55km (~35 miles) ride today through the dunes and along the beach today. There is a beautiful cycling path along the coast here that runs the entire length of the country. It's...
05-23-21, 07:44 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 21,521
Posted By JaccoW

Just some more pictures because it was sunny...

Just some more pictures because it was sunny outside. :)

A new Carradice Bagman QR + support...
05-21-21, 02:11 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 21,521
Posted By JaccoW

Guess who can finally finish up his bike tonight?...

Guess who can finally finish up his bike tonight? :D

http://i.imgur.com/IaVOwPi.jpg (https://imgur.com/IaVOwPi)
05-20-21, 03:57 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 21,521
Posted By JaccoW

http://i.imgur.com/TCvJ6Vb.jpg ...

http://i.imgur.com/TCvJ6Vb.jpg
http://i.imgur.com/iKGX70A.jpg (https://imgur.com/TCvJ6Vb)
05-17-21, 06:59 AM
Replies: 171
Views: 17,664
Posted By Sierra

26/36/46/56 Just for ***** & giggles. I'll...

26/36/46/56
Just for ***** & giggles.
I'll never use it on anything. I just like looking at it....
05-17-21, 05:17 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 21,521
Posted By JaccoW

Black Velo Orange zeppelin fenders installed....

Black Velo Orange zeppelin fenders installed. :thumb:

They weren't the easiest things to install, partially because of the oversized tyres, but also because the supplied hardware wasn't always the...
04-11-21, 12:06 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 16,084
Posted By JaccoW

No updates on the tandem this week but I did want...

No updates on the tandem this week but I did want to share this cool Sparta tandem I ran across last week. Notice the handlebars of the stoker. ;)

http://i.imgur.com/qBeOKIU.jpg...
04-04-21, 06:34 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,351
Posted By Zebra Tempest

final success

So, I was getting a couple of skips still, so I put the bike up on a stand and pulled out a magnifying glass. I identified a couple of teeth that still had a little hook. I took those off with the...
03-31-21, 12:40 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 19,095
Posted By Crankstank

1984 Univega Alpina Ultima

I'll get around to building it one of these days.
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03-31-21, 09:48 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 21,521
Posted By JaccoW

One step further in the Traveller project. I...

One step further in the Traveller project.

I received a pair of Empella froglegs, essentially Mafac cantilever clones that were big in the cyclocross scene until discs took over. Should work...
03-30-21, 04:00 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,474
Posted By non-fixie

For the occasional camping trip I could live with...

For the occasional camping trip I could live with it being a little more flexy than a real touring bike, but If your goal is fully-loaded touring, there are better options from that same era, such as...
03-29-21, 10:34 PM
Replies: 3,622
Views: 982,318
Posted By Hproduguidon

Motobécane 1983 vélover ...

Motobécane 1983 vélover
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03-29-21, 05:33 PM
Replies: 3,622
Views: 982,318
Posted By classic8tubes

Alain Michel, reynolds 531. has been converted...

Alain Michel, reynolds 531.
has been converted to cable routing inside the toptube by A. Singer bikeshop in Paris, thats why it's wearing Alex Singer Decals.
built up with campy nuovo record...
03-29-21, 05:23 PM
Replies: 3,622
Views: 982,318
Posted By classic8tubes

Bernard Carre Randonneuse ...

Bernard Carre Randonneuse

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03-29-21, 05:17 PM
Replies: 3,622
Views: 982,318
Posted By classic8tubes

and some older ones Bernard Carre for cycles...

and some older ones
Bernard Carre for cycles Laurent (bikeshop in Paris)
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03-29-21, 01:08 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,474
Posted By ctak

Two mtb touring-ish builds on Radavist that some...

Two mtb touring-ish builds on Radavist that some might find strangely appealing :innocent:

1980s Panasonic Mountain Cat: https://theradavist.com/2020/09/panasonic-mountain-cat-project/...
03-29-21, 10:25 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,474
Posted By JaccoW

Well there is ass-rockets in the form of...

Well there is ass-rockets in the form of bikepacking saddlebags and then there is Carradice style saddlebags. I prefer the latter but certainly wouldn't mind trying the former. Most bikepacking...
03-29-21, 10:18 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 21,521
Posted By JaccoW

Well RiddleOfSteel , I'm pretty sure the...

Well RiddleOfSteel , I'm pretty sure the Traveller is the exact same frame as the WorldTraveller. Weights including headset are 2918 gram for the frame and 1116 gram for the fork. 4036 grams total...
03-29-21, 04:08 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,474
Posted By bikemig

Lots of good advice here. If I were doing this,...

Lots of good advice here. If I were doing this, I'd opt for a drop bar mountain bike or a 650b conversion on a road bike. The mountain bike is likely the cheaper of the two since the existing parts...
03-28-21, 08:59 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,474
Posted By jeirvine

Here's a "race bike" conversion, that is perfect...

Here's a "race bike" conversion, that is perfect for light bikepacking. With 650B wheels, there's plenty of clearance. There's a whole thread on this sort of thing here:...
03-28-21, 03:57 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,279
Posted By juvela

----- au sujet de sequestration of new...

-----

au sujet de sequestration of new arrivenations -

one o' me other interests is coffee wherein i used to participate in some online coffee-related fora

some of the forum members are much...
03-28-21, 03:40 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,279
Posted By non-fixie

That won't be necessary. Where better to hide a...

That won't be necessary. Where better to hide a tree than in the forest? :p
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