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10-31-18, 06:19 PM
Replies: 1,446
Views: 108,195
Posted By budzos

Looking To Trade a 35mm front Derailler clamp for a 28.6

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I have a couple of Suntour 35mm clamp on front deraillers that I would like to...
05-31-18, 08:19 PM
Replies: 1,446
Views: 108,195
Posted By budzos

ISO a set of Diatech MX 1 V brake arms in black

Looking for a set of Diatech Mx 1 V brake arms in the color black.
Lots of things to trade, let me know what you need.
Thanks in advance,
budzos
Forum: Recumbent
05-29-18, 07:04 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,330
Posted By budzos

All I know is that it works out nice the way I...

All I know is that it works out nice the way I have it currently. The fact that Haluzak went this route was good enough for me.
Also I think it looks better but that is my opinion.
budzos
Forum: Recumbent
05-27-18, 09:05 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,330
Posted By budzos

That was the issue at the time Leisesturm, and...

That was the issue at the time Leisesturm, and the bonus was getting the fork back painted to match the Rocket and looking like new.
budzos
Forum: Recumbent
05-27-18, 08:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,330
Posted By budzos

I'm thinking the fork went back to Rans about...

I'm thinking the fork went back to Rans about twenty years ago, I could not stand the caliper brakes in the front. I replaced them once first but it was not much of an improvement.
At the time my...
Forum: Recumbent
05-25-18, 11:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,330
Posted By budzos

Hello Velocivixen, I have a Rocket as well. It...

Hello Velocivixen,
I have a Rocket as well. It is the from the first year of production and its built with a square main tube. It had a threaded fork without canti studs as well. I bought it...
05-17-18, 08:28 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 8,473
Posted By budzos

Picked one up today for the garage. Seems like a...

Picked one up today for the garage. Seems like a good value. Not a Park stand but I did not pay the Park price.
Seems like it will get the job done and now my Park stays in the house.
budzos
05-11-18, 08:13 AM
Replies: 477
Views: 153,702
Posted By budzos

Looking for somebody to facilitate in Hennepin...

Looking for somebody to facilitate in Hennepin county Minnesota and pack and ship to West Allis WI if possible?
Thanks in advance, budzos

Bike has been sold, no longer need Facilitation.
budzos
05-04-18, 03:00 PM
Replies: 51,394
Views: 6,721,332
Posted By budzos

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This seems nice, to big for me...
04-29-18, 10:53 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,788
Posted By budzos

Hello fiataccompli...

Hello fiataccompli (https://www.bikeforums.net/members/fiataccompli-134490.html), What size is the Crossroads?
Thanks, budzos
04-29-18, 03:19 AM
Replies: 6,498
Views: 1,523,207
Posted By budzos

I also have an Ocelot, has lower end components...

I also have an Ocelot, has lower end components but seems to be a solid (slightly heavy) full Chromoly frame.
Probably worth upgrading if you can do it on the cheap.
budzos
04-16-18, 04:05 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,900
Posted By budzos

Price is back up to $27.00. Bummer. budzos

Price is back up to $27.00.
Bummer.
budzos
04-06-18, 04:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 841
Posted By budzos

Nice bike! I have the very same bike in the very...

Nice bike! I have the very same bike in the very same color minus the fork that will be here next week.
I put a black specialized evolution saddle on mine.
budzos
04-06-18, 03:49 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,900
Posted By budzos

No problem. Always happy to share a good deal. ...

No problem. Always happy to share a good deal.
budzos
04-06-18, 02:57 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,900
Posted By budzos

Another set is on the way. No idea what I will do...

Another set is on the way. No idea what I will do with them but I am sure they will not go to waste.
budzos
03-30-18, 02:38 PM
Replies: 197
Views: 16,189
Posted By budzos

Here's a few from my part bin... budzos

Here's a few from my part bin...

budzos
03-27-18, 07:39 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,900
Posted By budzos

Did anybody else order any of these tires at the...

Did anybody else order any of these tires at the closeout price?
They are still available. Thinking of a second set myself.
budzos
03-26-18, 05:59 PM
Replies: 51,394
Views: 6,721,332
Posted By budzos

Full Chrome 57 cm Scapin frameset $275 ...

Full Chrome 57 cm Scapin frameset $275
https://sfbay.craigslist.org/eby/bop/d/57cm-1989-scapin-frame-set/6539218854.html

budzos
03-24-18, 08:53 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 697
Posted By budzos

A fellow member here by the handle of UDFA has...

A fellow member here by the handle of UDFA has helped me out immensely with a exact match of the original fork right down to the color.
The odds of me finding one otherwise are pretty low. A big...
03-23-18, 02:31 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 697
Posted By budzos

Thanks for the measurement 2cam16, seems shorter...

Thanks for the measurement 2cam16, seems shorter than I thought it would be.
Now I just have to measure a few forks to see what will work.
budzos
03-23-18, 09:18 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 697
Posted By budzos

Thanks for all the input everybody. It looks like...

Thanks for all the input everybody. It looks like what I need to find out is the Axle to Crown Length of the original rigid fork.
It seems that the Stumpjumper frameset was designed around having a...
03-22-18, 10:38 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 697
Posted By budzos

My only issue is the suspension corrected thing....

My only issue is the suspension corrected thing. As long as fork has the right geometry its an option.
I don't want the bike to steer weird because the fork is not short/long/offset enough etc....
03-22-18, 09:09 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 697
Posted By budzos

Thanks for the info Clang, not what I was hoping...

Thanks for the info Clang, not what I was hoping to hear. I do have a 16.5 inch Trek 950 here that I may strip for parts and it has a rigid fork. Its a Tange Big Fork though and it will not match...
03-22-18, 07:40 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 697
Posted By budzos

I guess I was hoping for you to compare it to...

I guess I was hoping for you to compare it to another fork that looks the same so I know what to look
for as a replacement. There is supposedly a surly 1x1 fork that may work but?
Kinda grasping...
03-22-18, 04:19 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 697
Posted By budzos

Mine is a 18 inch frame. Somebody has drilled a...

Mine is a 18 inch frame. Somebody has drilled a hole in the rear canti hangar to rig up a set of v brakes but other than that it is in good shape. If you have access to an old mtb fork (pre...
03-22-18, 04:11 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 697
Posted By budzos

Unknown, I removed the fork about 15 years ago...

Unknown, I removed the fork about 15 years ago and tossed it.
I had bought the bike for the cranks and bottom bracket for cheap and it sat in my garage for
the last 15 years until recently when I...
03-22-18, 03:18 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 697
Posted By budzos

93 Stumpjumper needs fork....Info

I unearthed a 93 Stumpjumper that was buried in my garage and it needs a fork.
I bought it used for parts and it had a suspension fork on it at the time but I do not know if it was original to the...
03-14-18, 06:56 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,900
Posted By budzos

Thanks for the compliment hokiefyd, Those...

Thanks for the compliment hokiefyd,
Those handlebars came off an 89 Trek 950 that is a current project as well. I am also building up an old Giant Iguana. The bars have no markings other than the...
03-14-18, 06:21 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,900
Posted By budzos

Hello hokiefyd, Here are a couple pictures of...

Hello hokiefyd,
Here are a couple pictures of the bike/brakes. They are not anything special but they do come with all the needed hardware and straddle cables. The bike is a current work in progress...
03-14-18, 04:55 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,900
Posted By budzos

Thanks for the reply's pjthomas and ksryder, ...

Thanks for the reply's pjthomas and ksryder,
Nice to know I can go with larger tires in the future.
budzos
03-14-18, 04:46 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,900
Posted By budzos

Thanks for replying hokiefyd, The pictures...

Thanks for replying hokiefyd,
The pictures were a nice bonus as well. How do you like the fork mounted cable hangar? I have been thinking about one.
I wanted to install V brakes but I did not have...
03-13-18, 05:06 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,900
Posted By budzos

Continental Speed Ride 42mm & a Trek 720

Does anybody know if a Trek 720 will be able to handle a Continental Speed Ride 42mm tire?
Everything I read says the tires run small, more like 38-39mm. They are for sale at $15.94 each here...
...
03-11-18, 09:48 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,307
Posted By budzos

Back in the day (30+ years ago) we used to fill...

Back in the day (30+ years ago) we used to fill out panniers with ice and put six beers on each side. My buddy and I would split a case and would bike around half the night
drinking beers and...
Forum: Foo
03-11-18, 03:47 AM
Replies: 1,886
Views: 66,038
Posted By budzos

How about a Finch's Chimera.(or 2-3-4) A Yummy...

How about a Finch's Chimera.(or 2-3-4)
A Yummy Imperial India Pale ale!
budzos
Forum: Foo
03-11-18, 03:26 AM
Replies: 9,455
Views: 1,947,155
Posted By budzos

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZI4CL8F60rw ...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZI4CL8F60rw

budzos
02-28-18, 12:03 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 517
Posted By budzos

Thanks for the link Bill Kapaun...

Thanks for the link Bill Kapaun (https://www.bikeforums.net/members/bill-kapaun-78399.html).
For the price if it doesn't work out I can throw it in the parts bin and buy 1 less beer.
budzos
02-28-18, 12:00 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 517
Posted By budzos

When doing a search on the cranks I did find a...

When doing a search on the cranks I did find a few older auctions that did state that the cranks were cold forged.
I know that is not a 100% confirmation but I will use them on some project down the...
02-27-18, 11:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 517
Posted By budzos

Thanks for the verification on the cold forging...

Thanks for the verification on the cold forging n0+4c|u3 (https://www.bikeforums.net/members/n0-4c-u3-189332.html).
budzos
02-27-18, 12:25 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 517
Posted By budzos

Hello fietsbob, I was under the impression that...

Hello fietsbob, I was under the impression that both cranksets were cold forged.
budzos
02-27-18, 12:10 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 517
Posted By budzos

Thanks for the reply T-Mar. Using that spindle...

Thanks for the reply T-Mar. Using that spindle would save me the price of a sealed bottom bracket.
Do you know what be the optimal spindle for the Tourney XT. It came on an old Stumpjumper that I...
02-27-18, 11:30 AM
Replies: 2,060
Views: 342,502
Posted By budzos

Thanks for the thorough answer Hudson308, budzos

Thanks for the thorough answer Hudson308,
budzos
02-27-18, 11:23 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 517
Posted By budzos

Tagaki Tourney XT or Sugino AT Crankset

Hello everyone,
I'm known as budzos and I am currently building up a Trek 720. I have a choice of a Tourney XT crankset or a Sugino
AT at the moment. The bottom bracket spindle I have available is...
02-27-18, 09:02 AM
Replies: 2,060
Views: 342,502
Posted By budzos

Hello Hudson308, Nice job on the 720, I am...

Hello Hudson308,
Nice job on the 720, I am thinking about getting a 720 done myself. Is it local business only or would he take shipping to and from.
I am in Milwaukee if it matters.
budzos
02-19-18, 10:16 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 6,500
Posted By budzos

Every once in a while I manage to still score a...

Every once in a while I manage to still score a Trek or two.
I picked up an 89 Trek 950 for 50 bucks last summer but only because the posting was about a minute old.
budzos
02-19-18, 09:30 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 6,500
Posted By budzos

After reading thru this thread and seeing how...

After reading thru this thread and seeing how many of you are from the Milwaukee area I now know why its so hard to find a bike deal on Craigs list around here.
budzos
02-19-18, 09:15 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 13,384
Posted By budzos

Hey jamesdak I really like the way you used...

Hey jamesdak
I really like the way you used the old bars and stems to hang your bikes up with.
I have a lot of them that I am going to recycle in just that way thanks to you.
budzos
Forum: Introductions
01-21-18, 08:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 812
Posted By budzos

Thanks for all the warm welcomes. Currently...

Thanks for all the warm welcomes. Currently working on a couple of Trek 950's and a Trek 720. Maybe I'll see a few of you this year while biking around. I will be the bald bearded
guy with a beer...
Forum: Foo
10-02-17, 01:41 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,183
Posted By budzos

Currently watching the 3rd episode. So far it...

Currently watching the 3rd episode.
So far it has perked my interest.
budzos
Forum: Introductions
10-02-17, 01:31 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 812
Posted By budzos

Thanks for all the replies. Looking forward to...

Thanks for all the replies.
Looking forward to browsing the site.
budzos
Forum: Introductions
09-27-17, 10:48 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 812
Posted By budzos

Hello From Wisconsin

Hi all,
I am an old cheesehead,
VERY OLD!
Been biking and Chees'in and Beer'in for a long time.
I am pretty much into any kind of biking.
I own 3 recumbents, a classic Concorde Road bike and...
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