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03-25-19, 06:53 PM
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Posted By squirtdad

I bought an Azuki in 1971 in Havre, MT (20 miles...

I bought an Azuki in 1971 in Havre, MT (20 miles from my home in Chinook)

they had a white Fuji with sew ups...... I lusted after that bike but had $160 for the azuki, not 400 for the...
03-25-19, 06:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 347
Posted By squirtdad

Try letting Phil's Tenacious Oil soak in. ...

Try letting Phil's Tenacious Oil soak in.

or send it to PastorBobinnh for an overall

or if it is 13-28 sell it to me :)
03-25-19, 05:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 233
Posted By squirtdad

check out this one trek 720 60 cm......ask for...

check out this one trek 720 60 cm......ask for more measurements https://www.bikeforums.net/classic-vintage-sales/1168525-60-cm-1983-trek-720-frame-set-needs-love.html
03-25-19, 02:06 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 304
Posted By squirtdad

Same as I said on the other post.... the de...

Same as I said on the other post....

the de rosa
1) it is a de rosa and ride IME is magic
2) SLX in that small is overkill the paramount is bound to be stiff and not as good a ride

but...
03-25-19, 10:45 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,018
Posted By squirtdad

my LBS (parts, and things light bb threading) is ...

my LBS (parts, and things light bb threading) is silvas https://www.silvacycles.com/

for san jose are people I highly recommend

they work on every thing, build frames, do mods, do...
03-25-19, 10:27 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 1,294
Posted By squirtdad

I have noted before, my 84 Super Strada truly...

I have noted before, my 84 Super Strada truly punched above it's weight

there is 60cm frame and fork for cheap on for sale (not my bike ....this is in great shape) ...
03-25-19, 10:24 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 413
Posted By squirtdad

my 90/91 de rosa ...

my 90/91 de rosa

https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1124/derosa2_f205018dba8ad04b25cf6df94245c7ff440bc02c.jpg
03-25-19, 10:20 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 847
Posted By squirtdad

Note to self: No arm wrestling with sloar

Note to self: No arm wrestling with sloar
03-25-19, 10:18 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 2,270
Posted By squirtdad

i got these at ~$30 each...... have not ridden...

i got these at ~$30 each...... have not ridden them yet, but the build quality seems good based on visual inspection and mounting unglued to stretch...easy mount on mavic 330 rims..... .should...
03-22-19, 08:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 239
Posted By squirtdad

I have threaded english freewheels on to...

I have threaded english freewheels on to italiian..... no problem Sheldon says only do this one...i.e once you thread english onto italian, don't go back to itallian. He also suggested this...
03-22-19, 04:55 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 648
Posted By squirtdad

My 60 year old (or older) craftsman table saw...

My 60 year old (or older) craftsman table saw does not use metric
03-22-19, 01:07 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 2,270
Posted By squirtdad

Pretty sure Wildwood has tried these both in...

Pretty sure Wildwood has tried these both in clincher with latex and in tubular........ IIRC he noted the clincher was getting close, but still the tubular was still better ride and clearly better...
03-21-19, 09:17 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 983
Posted By squirtdad

get good tires....... the uk bike shops have some...

get good tires....... the uk bike shops have some deals like thisVittoria 2 Corsa G+ Isotech Tyres & 2 Free Tubes ...
03-21-19, 09:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 274
Posted By squirtdad

mine (now gone) was not as nice of condition, but...

mine (now gone) was not as nice of condition, but the ride was great....... this punches way above what the specs would say...... . The allelle is double butted. Factory specs for the bike with a...
Forum: Introductions
03-21-19, 09:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,278
Posted By squirtdad

welcome..... check out classic and vintage for...

welcome..... check out classic and vintage for old steel...... maybe you can find a nice 531 steel crescent
03-21-19, 12:52 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 5,232
Posted By squirtdad

by the by.....if this is going through san jose...

by the by.....if this is going through san jose and there is time I will front the first round of beers at Hapas https://hapasbrewing.com/

also I would loan my park pcs-10 to the team as this...
03-21-19, 12:49 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,830
Posted By squirtdad

I am looking forward to the electronic shifting...

I am looking forward to the electronic shifting on this bike
03-21-19, 09:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 266
Posted By squirtdad

you just had to do that didn't you.....and with...

you just had to do that didn't you.....and with rhubarb.......there goes my no sugar weekend
03-20-19, 07:24 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 2,819
Posted By squirtdad

jade408....... reading this I am more inclined to...

jade408....... reading this I am more inclined to think you should at least call and talk to silva cycles, or looke them up on facebook to see some builds and such..... I think that is would be...
03-19-19, 11:17 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 2,037
Posted By squirtdad

this has been my theory for while.....at a point...

this has been my theory for while.....at a point in time it will be cheaper, even for BSO, to put wireless, especially with a 1xX setup, on than to run the cables.
03-19-19, 10:50 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,742
Posted By squirtdad

Looks like a great N...... until you get into N...

Looks like a great N...... until you get into N derivatives

n = 531 frame, Columbus SLX frame, True temper frame,
n = italian, English, French, american, Japanese

etc, etc, etc
03-19-19, 10:44 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 2,896
Posted By squirtdad

your saddle nose is bent

your saddle nose is bent
03-19-19, 10:39 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 4,470
Posted By squirtdad

Have some Old Dutch potato chips for me (if...

Have some Old Dutch potato chips for me (if they still make them :) )
03-18-19, 03:26 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 2,037
Posted By squirtdad

maybe you can find a dead one that someone will...

maybe you can find a dead one that someone will give you so you can experiment on? it would be interesting to see if the cells are 18650 (used in laptop battery packs and single for flashlights)...
03-18-19, 02:03 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 4,470
Posted By squirtdad

ride the bike, it is what is was made to do, ...

ride the bike, it is what is was made to do, it's what the bike want's to do and it is what you want to do.

it is not like you are painting a mustache on the mona lisa........that would not be a...
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