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07-02-18, 10:57 AM
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Posted By jstewse

Standard BB yes.

Standard BB yes.
07-02-18, 09:13 AM
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Posted By jstewse

650b wheelset; Ultegra/Velocity Atlas

Making room for some new projects, looking to move these along.

650b wheelset; Velocity Atlas laced to Ultegra 6500 hubs, 32 DT Champion spokes and brass nipples, built (properly) by myself. These...
08-28-15, 10:49 AM
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Views: 2,435
Posted By jstewse

southpawboston just updated the original post...

southpawboston just updated the original post with route info via. I'd say its 60% dirt, although its all well-traveled dirt roads, no class 4 or the like.
08-23-15, 08:30 AM
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Posted By jstewse

@Ed, hope you do make it, no shame in hoofing it!...

@Ed, hope you do make it, no shame in hoofing it!
Trillian2, 1937! Allright. Looking forward to seeing that.
08-22-15, 06:17 PM
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Posted By jstewse

Well, guys, this wasn't exactly how I was hoping...

Well, guys, this wasn't exactly how I was hoping this thread would turn out.

Glad to see another ride was piggy-backed off this one, hopefully it will be flat and and loaded with our previously...
08-18-15, 10:52 AM
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Posted By jstewse

Anyone in Vermont? or nearby..

Some friends are putting together a vintage ride in Montpelier in a month, thought I'd post here to see if there was any interest.

If you're in the area, come on out!

471718



Here's a...
04-05-13, 08:17 AM
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Views: 11,508
Posted By jstewse

I've got the Vee 12's but in 29x1.95. I think...

I've got the Vee 12's but in 29x1.95. I think it's a great tire for the money. I ride it mostly on dirt and gravel, but they're plenty fast enough for paved in-between sections and grippy/volumous...
04-04-13, 03:23 PM
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Views: 11,508
Posted By jstewse

No Idea what it weighs, but it's ain't light. I...

No Idea what it weighs, but it's ain't light. I built a sturdy wheel set (XT hubs/Salsa Delgado Cross rims) over a lightweight set for the sake of price and durability, with some level of abuse in...
04-03-13, 07:46 PM
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Posted By jstewse

I love mine, it's my most used, most versatile...

I love mine, it's my most used, most versatile bike.

Decidedly not C&V, but it's just fun.
http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8395/8617261431_1195dd7f36_z.jpg...
04-02-13, 09:02 AM
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Posted By jstewse

Bertin tandem, 531 tubes, rather unique looking...

Bertin tandem, 531 tubes, rather unique looking if you ask me. C&V tandem!

http://newlondon.craigslist.org/bik/3716767568.html
80's Andre Bertin T2 - $500...
11-21-12, 06:29 PM
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Posted By jstewse

Wow. I like where this is going.

Wow. I like where this is going.
12-01-11, 02:04 PM
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Posted By jstewse

Picked this up earlier today, a Sport Dlx, must...

Picked this up earlier today, a Sport Dlx, must be late 80's. Tange Infinity frame, 700c and indexed Shimano Exage.
Couldn't find a serial number though.
...
11-28-11, 02:32 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 7,111
Posted By jstewse

That's probably the best option. unless you see...

That's probably the best option. unless you see yourself going back to 700c at some point.
11-28-11, 07:03 AM
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Views: 7,111
Posted By jstewse

As mentioned above, heat and dental floss will do...

As mentioned above, heat and dental floss will do the trick.


As far as dimpling the chainstays goes, it really depends on how handy you are. Certainly a local framebuilder could do it for you,...
11-25-11, 06:27 PM
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Views: 7,111
Posted By jstewse

Nice looking frame, I have one very similar. As...

Nice looking frame, I have one very similar. As everyone else said, don't sweat the rust, the powdercoater will blast the whole frame anyway to promote the powder's adhesion to the frame. I think...
11-18-11, 05:16 PM
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Views: 17,023
Posted By jstewse

I'll play, '78 Super Mirage. A real sweet...

I'll play, '78 Super Mirage.
A real sweet riding bike for what it was, one that I would have kept.

http://farm7.staticflickr.com/6173/6150725655_88deff40a6_z.jpg...
11-11-11, 09:22 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,089
Posted By jstewse

Love it. I've been thinking that my Trek needs...

Love it. I've been thinking that my Trek needs some Jack Brown's.
11-03-11, 11:06 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 546
Posted By jstewse

I had a '78 that had the sleeves. I don't know...

I had a '78 that had the sleeves. I don't know what year they were introduced though, nor does anyone know what year/model the OP's bike is.
11-03-11, 06:59 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 546
Posted By jstewse

Depending on the year/model it could have been...

Depending on the year/model it could have been that funny leather looking one-piece grips/brake hoods plastic job. But cotton is the best option.
11-03-11, 06:56 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 8,768
Posted By jstewse

Totally worth, and it is an investment of sorts. ...

Totally worth, and it is an investment of sorts. With proper care, they will last a lifetime. I like the brown better too, but I got a deal on this one.
11-02-11, 10:38 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 8,768
Posted By jstewse

It's a b17 Standard and I find it super...

It's a b17 Standard and I find it super comfortable, especially with the taller stem for a more upright-ish riding position. The back of it is nice and wide. Many people find this saddle pretty...
11-02-11, 06:10 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 8,768
Posted By jstewse

Since everyone else is posting theirs.. ...

Since everyone else is posting theirs..

http://farm7.static.flickr.com/6107/6207764519_e755e17229_z.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/6207764519/)
'82 Trek 613...
11-01-11, 07:15 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 8,768
Posted By jstewse

Looks great, love that color. You're right in...

Looks great, love that color. You're right in that it will suit you for longer rides. They're very comfortable, versatile frames.
11-01-11, 10:13 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,055
Posted By jstewse

Here's a comparison shot of all three. ...

Here's a comparison shot of all three.

http://farm7.static.flickr.com/6056/6302418465_24b5ecd807_z.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/6302418465/)
Brooks comparison...
10-31-11, 06:47 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,468
Posted By jstewse

Looks great, love the shellac'd yellow tape. ...

Looks great, love the shellac'd yellow tape. These bike are terrific riders, as I'm sure you know.
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