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10-11-21, 08:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 405
Posted By HillRider

Whoops, yeah you are right. Still the OP needs...

Whoops, yeah you are right. Still the OP needs the right one and the other type really can't be adapted.
09-02-21, 09:44 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 765
Posted By 3alarmer

...I am reminded of the old joke about a woman...

...I am reminded of the old joke about a woman needing a man, like a fish needs a bicycle. :)
Forum: Introductions
08-05-21, 06:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 269
Posted By Roadrunner1

Hi Dan, I’ve noticed a lot more riders out on...

Hi Dan,
I’ve noticed a lot more riders out on the back roads in Oakville and Milton the last couple of years.
07-13-21, 08:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 357
Posted By 3alarmer

. ...there is this swell book that you can...

.
...there is this swell book that you can sometimes find in libraries that don't purge theri collections very often, entitled "Bicycle Service Manual, 2nd Edition". It was published in 1985 by...
07-01-21, 08:59 PM
Replies: 197
Views: 52,683
Posted By T-Mar

The CCM Imperial GT was a 1968 to 1969 model. The...

The CCM Imperial GT was a 1968 to 1969 model. The serial number's K-prefix indicates it was manufactured during the 1967 calendar year, so the subject bicycle would be a 1968 model manufactured in...
06-20-21, 10:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 438
Posted By cxwrench

I get to tell this story every now and...

I get to tell this story every now and then...it's funny and gets the message across very effectively.

While I was a Trek employee I went to a week long 'expert' mechanics class in Waterloo. One...
06-16-21, 11:18 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,314
Posted By VicBC_Biker

Update- Wheel is built - next step is to get a...

Update-
Wheel is built - next step is to get a tire and put some miles on it and see how if it stays true. I'm assuming it will need a 'touch up' once it gets ridden.

I used the Mavic rim - once...
06-08-21, 06:43 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,689
Posted By Retro Grouch

I guess Mrs. Grouch and I qualify. We're in out...

I guess Mrs. Grouch and I qualify. We're in out upper 70"s and riding Catrikes.

My advice is to visit a recumbent specialty shop and plan on spending at least a half day. There are MANY...
06-02-21, 08:55 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 495
Posted By Retro Grouch

Dan Burkhart would be my first choice for any...

Dan Burkhart would be my first choice for any other wheelbuilding advice you find yourself needing too.
05-31-21, 09:28 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,793
Posted By Papa Ado

I saw the pictures from Ricky, and agree with his...

I saw the pictures from Ricky, and agree with his conclusion. I've checked the seller's page and he sells a lot of counterfeit KMC products. We will take action and have asked our distributor in...
05-29-21, 09:43 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,162
Posted By tough_boots

Alright alright… looks like the 16mm did the...

Alright alright… looks like the 16mm did the trick.
Forum: Foo
05-28-21, 03:36 PM
Replies: 11,895
Views: 2,521,465
Posted By Shimagnolo

https://twitter.com/BelkissObadia/status/139824712...

https://twitter.com/BelkissObadia/status/1398247121359454212
04-24-21, 05:06 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 5,782
Posted By livedarklions

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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04-21-21, 02:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 609
Posted By stavstav

Update: Can't believe how fast Park Tool support...

Update: Can't believe how fast Park Tool support is. They already replied and said the problem is with most probably with the top tube assembly, and they will send a replacement at no cost. Amazing
04-19-21, 06:06 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,587
Posted By tiger1964

I like how you color-matched the brake pads to...

I like how you color-matched the brake pads to the cable housing and bar tape! :thumb:
04-18-21, 11:00 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,587
Posted By mgermca

Great solution, good looking Roberts!

Great solution, good looking Roberts!
04-17-21, 03:19 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 4,501
Posted By Anatolia

I appreciate your kind words. I took the e-bike...

I appreciate your kind words. I took the e-bike out the last couple of days but honestly nothing gives me that feeling of autonomy, joy, and accomplishment than riding my steel horse 70 miles. The...
03-22-21, 06:50 AM
Replies: 1,226
Views: 276,717
Posted By T-Mar

Obviously a promotional photo for The Quiet Man.

Obviously a promotional photo for The Quiet Man.
03-21-21, 02:04 PM
Replies: 1,226
Views: 276,717
Posted By krakhaus

You guys wouldn't know this, but I'm an artist...

You guys wouldn't know this, but I'm an artist for a living. I specialize in retro pop art, mostly portrait kind of stuff. This thread gave me a little inspiration to do a cycle related piece.
Rita...
03-19-21, 01:41 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,587
Posted By Doug Fattic

This looks like a very nice solution to your...

This looks like a very nice solution to your dilemma of not having a brake with a long enough reach. It looks better and provides more upper clearance than a drop bolt. I'm happy for this subject...
03-17-21, 02:45 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,400
Posted By Pcampeau

1953 Rotrax Super Course Full Chrome (Beautiful Lugs)

So this bike has been posted here previously by its former owner. I acquired this today and I’m quite excited about it! There are some rust issues to sort out and it could get pricey, but hopefully,...
Forum: Foo
03-16-21, 05:53 PM
Replies: 11,895
Views: 2,521,465
Posted By Shimagnolo

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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Seen in Boulder after this weekend's blizzard.
03-12-21, 06:44 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,587
Posted By Bob Dopolina

I don't know who Aican is, but our BDop Offset...

I don't know who Aican is, but our BDop Offset Holders are our design. We own the tooling.

FYI - if you can't find another solution, our design adds 7mmm of reach and come in Silver or Black.
03-11-21, 10:45 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,587
Posted By unworthy1

a "Campy" drop bolt should also work fine on the...

a "Campy" drop bolt should also work fine on the Superbe calipers, but doubt you will find any for much cheaper (but stranger things have happened). If by some miracle I come across either brand of...
03-11-21, 01:25 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,587
Posted By pcb

Just some confirmatory oratory. 1. The...

Just some confirmatory oratory.

1. The longest-reach Superbe/SpbPro calipers ever produced were spec'd 47-57mm.
2. Using drop bolts back in the day was the usual go-to solution, they work just...
03-10-21, 11:50 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,587
Posted By Andy_K

I was just about to mention that thread. I think...

I was just about to mention that thread. I think they'd probably work fine with a typical 27" tire. The 650B tires I was using them with were a lot wider than the rim and they still "almost" worked....
03-10-21, 09:37 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,587
Posted By cyclist_obscura

consider your intended tire width: ...

consider your intended tire width:
https://www.bikeforums.net/classic-vintage/1112364-650-bdop-cautionary-tale.html
03-10-21, 09:21 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,587
Posted By dedhed

I've been using the Bdop drop pads in 6600...

I've been using the Bdop drop pads in 6600 Ultegra calipers for years without issue. They were cheaper back when I got them.
Forum: Foo
03-06-21, 07:56 PM
Replies: 11,895
Views: 2,521,465
Posted By gios

https://i.imgur.com/3Z1ZIIa.jpg

https://i.imgur.com/3Z1ZIIa.jpg
Forum: Foo
03-05-21, 08:40 AM
Replies: 11,895
Views: 2,521,465
Posted By ahsposo

Believe me, there are way, way too many people...

Believe me, there are way, way too many people that won't get that.
02-28-21, 05:03 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 11,435
Posted By 3alarmer

+1...the conversations here were much more...

+1...the conversations here were much more "stimulating" when Sydney and Sheldon were still around. :)
02-28-21, 09:41 AM
Replies: 475
Views: 80,744
Posted By big john

I'm 66 in this picture, (2 weeks ago). ...

I'm 66 in this picture, (2 weeks ago).
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02-27-21, 05:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,437
Posted By sweeks

Dan, thanks for those videos! Excellent, as...

Dan, thanks for those videos! Excellent, as usual.
Here's a "Photo Essay (https://hubstripping.wordpress.com/2011/01/15/how-to-fix-dahon-joule-dynamo-hub/)" I sent to "Hubstripping" 10 years ago,...
02-26-21, 12:28 PM
Replies: 25,240
Views: 3,207,903
Posted By dweenk

gster & Lefty gster was a cyclist, boys ...

gster & Lefty

gster was a cyclist, boys
His bike was made of polished steel
He searched for parts around the world
To fix the bikes he had to heal

gster met his match, you know
On the...
02-23-21, 06:18 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 6,156
Posted By gthomson

Never mind the machine, look at all those wheels!...

Never mind the machine, look at all those wheels! :) I hear ya about the gym etiquette thing and have the same thoughts. Maybe it's just me, but I remember when we used to go the gym to work out but...
02-17-21, 08:31 AM
Replies: 165
Views: 9,218
Posted By badger1

Got it in one!:thumb: Had both that Cdn....

Got it in one!:thumb:

Had both that Cdn. institution and David Attenborough in mind.
Replies: 17
Views: 1,069
Posted By canyoneagle

If it were mine to sell, I’d sell off the...

If it were mine to sell, I’d sell off the groupset, wheels and frame separately.
It is all in nice shape, but you could likely garner a higher sum selling separately.

groupset: $350-400...
Forum: Foo
02-11-21, 10:00 AM
Replies: 11,895
Views: 2,521,465
Posted By skijor

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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02-11-21, 09:27 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 737
Posted By cybirr

SOLVED A friend showed me a pic. It's for...

SOLVED

A friend showed me a pic. It's for the first generation Di2 battery packs as mentioned by others. Thank you all for the info and time.
Forum: Introductions
02-10-21, 07:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 543
Posted By Kikito

Thanks Dan. I hail from London, not far from...

Thanks Dan.
I hail from London, not far from you!
Replies: 17
Views: 1,069
Posted By rjhammett

Billato built bikes are very nice. I own a couple...

Billato built bikes are very nice. I own a couple including a Tommaso. Tommaso bikes were also built with SLX, SL, TLX, TSX steel. Yours is CROMOR which would fall below those. $500 might be...
Replies: 17
Views: 1,069
Posted By thinktubes

Probably 1989 or later, since Columbus changed...

Probably 1989 or later, since Columbus changed the the tubing name from "Matrix" to "Cromor" in '89.

I have a similarly aged TSD Battaglin which is also Cromor. Very good rider.

You might...
Forum: Foo
02-04-21, 08:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 407
Posted By StupidlyBrave

On a whim

Years ago, a friend was liquidating his FIL's stuff after he died and gave me his old bench vice. After 15 years, I found it in my garage and decided to clean it up.
...
01-23-21, 12:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 565
Posted By wmh9680

Thanks Dan, finally got her right, Thanks, Mike

Thanks Dan, finally got her right, Thanks, Mike
01-21-21, 02:59 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,448
Posted By JohnDThompson

AFAIK, Rudi only deals with the leather, not the...

AFAIK, Rudi only deals with the leather, not the frame. But, you could remove the leather from the frame, weld the cracks in the frame, and then have Rudi re-attach it (assuming it isn't damaged) or...
01-18-21, 06:28 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,614
Posted By velojym

New Bike Day? Not exactly, but it sure feels like...

New Bike Day? Not exactly, but it sure feels like it, while still being Jake.
Between the wider bar, 32mm tires, and the C17 saddle, Jake felt great.
Though I've done a bunch of centuries, event,...
Forum: Foo
01-14-21, 02:37 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,229
Posted By Hondo Gravel

My new torture device. Trap bar deadlifts kind of...

My new torture device. Trap bar deadlifts kind of a hybrid deadlift/squat kicked my butt :lol: works almost every muscle in one movement and safer on my spine. Traditional deadlifts gave me a hernia....
Forum: Foo
01-14-21, 12:29 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,365
Posted By JonnyHK

I cut the labels off so I can remember exactly...

I cut the labels off so I can remember exactly what is what. For most things it's pretty obvious but for some stranger or smaller items I find it useful.




I can't tell you the number of times...
Forum: Foo
01-10-21, 08:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 848
Posted By wgscott

Was the content actually there before you looked...

Was the content actually there before you looked at the open tab?
Forum: Foo
01-06-21, 03:06 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,229
Posted By Hondo Gravel

Moved the torture cage from the barn into the...

Moved the torture cage from the barn into the garage. Going to get off the meds I will lift them off :lol: been out of the iron a few years but I sort of know what I’m doing I think?
...
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