Go Back  Bike Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

Notices
 
Search: Posts Made By: Classtime
Showing results 1 to 50 of 845
Search took 0.13 seconds.
04-29-21, 06:22 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 3,051
Posted By Andy_K

See, now, I would have said this: ...

See, now, I would have said this:

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/Ekg6akBW0AAy9tQ.jpg
But I think is at least some of the past editions Narhay has bestowed various honors and glory on worthy entries....
04-29-21, 01:56 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,787
Posted By Andy_K

I've got a couple of bikes with the 700x28...

I've got a couple of bikes with the 700x28 Vittoria Corsa G's. So far, I haven't had any trouble with flats, but I know it's all about the road conditions where you ride. If I used them on my old...
04-28-21, 11:40 AM
Replies: 137
Views: 5,895
Posted By gugie

Sorry to hear that, we'll miss you.

Sorry to hear that, we'll miss you.
04-26-21, 03:19 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 2,401
Posted By ElCani

https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1367/p1110376_5212318a675114ca464a5a0352108c43e3bbd517.jpg
National (Panasonic) Super Road
04-25-21, 07:08 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,914
Posted By iab

FB flip-flop hubs, 1937 ...

FB flip-flop hubs, 1937

https://live.staticflickr.com/8200/8250116032_cd8fcbecf0_h.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/dz314S)FB 003 (https://flic.kr/p/dz314S) by iabisdb...
04-23-21, 02:20 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 3,654
Posted By oneclick

Retailers rely on people getting the maths wrong.

Retailers rely on people getting the maths wrong.
04-22-21, 01:40 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 5,895
Posted By Brad L

Update: My surgery went fine but they ended up...

Update: My surgery went fine but they ended up removing around a 2 1/2" diameter chunk of skin. I had a pressure bandage for the first 6 days and now just letting it heal. I put in 39 miles on...
04-19-21, 08:37 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 837
Posted By jon c.

If you're riding a vintage bike you have vintage...

If you're riding a vintage bike you have vintage tire pressure. In the 70s, we pumped them to the max.
04-19-21, 04:32 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 837
Posted By nlerner

If I can’t feel every micron of gravel in the...

If I can’t feel every micron of gravel in the road, my tires are too soft.
04-15-21, 02:02 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,134
Posted By fabiofarelli

These tyres scream for barcons.

These tyres scream for barcons.
04-13-21, 12:40 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,098
Posted By gaucho777

Pics might be helpful, but this is my general...

Pics might be helpful, but this is my general advice:

1. Strip frame
2. Clean and degrease frame/fork
3. Soak frame/fork in oxalic acid...
04-10-21, 07:20 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,703
Posted By bwilli88

I am very impatiently waiting to see my...

I am very impatiently waiting to see my Gugieficatizion waiting for me at my house in Lancaster, PA....
04-07-21, 01:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 339
Posted By Kabuki12

I would agree with the Vitus tubing being light....

I would agree with the Vitus tubing being light. I am building a Motobecane Grand sprint that just got back from powder paint and it is the Vitus 888 which is further down the food chain with Super...
04-03-21, 08:50 PM
Replies: 1,993
Views: 202,336
Posted By xiaoman1

After a really long search with no luck, I got a...

After a really long search with no luck, I got a pm from obrentharris letting me know he saw these. I really lucked out and picked them up, NOS never glued and super supple!
Best, Ben...
04-03-21, 11:06 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 498
Posted By Erzulis Boat

V brake levers on caliper. I rode it and grabbed...

V brake levers on caliper. I rode it and grabbed a handful at a bunch of speeds and didn't have issues. I just think a combination of marijuana, beer, and poor riding skills were the main...
04-02-21, 11:41 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,438
Posted By jamesdak

It was always my plan to get one when I retire. ...

It was always my plan to get one when I retire. But... I may move that up a few years.

And the good thing is I could actually drive up to David's workshop to workout my fit and the build and...
04-02-21, 10:13 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,438
Posted By jamesdak

Oops, looks like my rant stirred things up. I do...

Oops, looks like my rant stirred things up. I do appreciate the comments, I just stepped away for awhile because I've been busy.

The purge is in full motion because it needs to happen. I am...
04-01-21, 02:47 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,910
Posted By Deepcherry

Some of the advice worries me when it comes to...

Some of the advice worries me when it comes to disposal of domestic chemicals.
I have been pondering on the environmental issue of these kind of acid baths, as in what do people do with this stuff...
04-01-21, 01:32 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,093
Posted By mcgregorj

Thanks and yep! I painted an old GT Timberline...

Thanks and yep! I painted an old GT Timberline last year with spray.bike and, after spending $100 on paint and hours on prep, I wasn't happy with the durability. Given the family history, I figured...
03-30-21, 06:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,274
Posted By TakingMyTime

I got a response to my email...."The Mark Bixby...

I got a response to my email...."The Mark Bixby memorial bike and pedestrian path is not yet open. Bridge builders are still using it for access for some finalization projects on the bridge’s main...
03-29-21, 10:52 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,438
Posted By Bad Lag

If it pisses you off, put it down and walk away. ...

If it pisses you off, put it down and walk away.

Do NOT sell it just because you are pissed. You will regret it. There are legitimate reasons to sell but being pissed off is NOT one of them.
...
03-29-21, 09:41 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 531
Posted By geeteeiii

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1500x2000/img_20201225_132120_a37d243ba18956f0b1288c906b42813b43dd03f5.jpg
03-29-21, 07:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 442
Posted By Narhay

Pics are there. Maybe a browser issue on your...

Pics are there. Maybe a browser issue on your end.

if 2.2s fit with room to spare I may give it a whirl.
03-29-21, 01:30 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,124
Posted By styggno1

100% if making the threads with the tap...

100% if making the threads with the tap downwards. Zero if upwards. Come on! Get on the wild side! Live a little! ;-)
03-28-21, 04:09 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,438
Posted By 3alarmer

...I warned you about Di2, but would you listen ?

...I warned you about Di2, but would you listen ?
03-28-21, 12:56 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,438
Posted By merziac

jamesdak First of all thank you for your...

jamesdak

First of all thank you for your service, seems like it is valued by others so much less now days if not an outright negative all to often.

I would see if a partial streamline helps,...
03-28-21, 12:44 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,438
Posted By bark_eater

Well... I've got a scoped Red Ryder and a pie...

Well... I've got a scoped Red Ryder and a pie plate gong about 35 yards out for when dinking around with bikes isn't zen enough....
03-28-21, 07:10 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,124
Posted By styggno1

Solving first world problems

Rebuildning the wheels for my Méral Super Randonneur. In doing that I had to solve some really big problems. Like too long valve stems and too many decals on the rims.

I do not know how many of...
03-27-21, 02:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,312
Posted By avhed

I have added a bit to my post #1 & #4 This post...

I have added a bit to my post #1 & #4
This post is for a couple of current ones:...
03-27-21, 06:27 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,194
Posted By hazetguy

Clunker Challenge bike!

Clunker Challenge bike!
03-26-21, 07:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 360
Posted By cdaniels

I sprayed it with a spray gun.

I sprayed it with a spray gun.
03-26-21, 10:52 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,719
Posted By Deepcherry

About as much as I am able to do physically, I...

About as much as I am able to do physically, I got out some acrylic paint to try and rough out some repair work on the old shredded zombie decals.
🧟‍♀️
I love their colour, acidic green metallic...
03-26-21, 04:35 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 647
Posted By texaspandj

In '88, Centurion came out with two versions of...

In '88, Centurion came out with two versions of the Carbon for the U.S. market. Both versions used identical frames. They were only set apart by their components and decals. The Ironman had Shimano...
03-25-21, 10:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 326
Posted By P!N20

Not an issue. I wouldn't use the mismatched...

Not an issue. I wouldn't use the mismatched wheelset.
03-25-21, 07:33 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 4,283
Posted By gugie

With some help from RiddleOfSteel and an email...

With some help from RiddleOfSteel and an email to Ritchey's galactic headquarters, colors have been ascertained. The orange is Pantone 159, the grey is Pantone 431 for those keeping score at home....
03-25-21, 07:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 647
Posted By Andys80s

I am new to this forum, but not new to cycling. I...

I am new to this forum, but not new to cycling. I bought my first Centurion at 16 (1986) and they are the only bikes I have ever ridden. I currently have 7 Centurions including the Elite RS I bought...
03-25-21, 07:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 284
Posted By malcala622

Too late. The cinelli cork tape from this site...

Too late. The cinelli cork tape from this site shows their celeste color closerbto the one you're looking for.

xiaoman1
...
03-25-21, 06:35 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 876
Posted By Jan Feetz

I commute on the local MUPs. Ebikes are...

I commute on the local MUPs. Ebikes are incredibly rude.
03-24-21, 03:47 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 673
Posted By ctak

Joined! Also interested in groups specific...

Joined!

Also interested in groups specific to Washington State - or the PNW more generally - to learn more about regional routes and follow others knowledgeable in this regard.
03-23-21, 06:39 PM
Replies: 9,774
Views: 1,025,020
Posted By coffeecherrypie

Ha yeah that is tight. I just got a pair of...

Ha yeah that is tight.

I just got a pair of GP5000s in 28. I mounted them to set of wheels (Zondas) intended for another bike, and they measure about 26mm when inflated--so they will definitely...
03-22-21, 02:59 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 4,283
Posted By niliraga

someone needs to work up nervex pro designs for...

someone needs to work up nervex pro designs for 3-D printers. Then heretics could glue plastic replicas around their TIG welds, and move through a C&V crowd without causing a ruckus.
03-22-21, 09:24 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 4,238
Posted By joesch

This thread has got me obsessing about a Bianchi...

This thread has got me obsessing about a Bianchi Specialissima that is currently available and quite nice ...
03-20-21, 03:09 PM
Replies: 9,774
Views: 1,025,020
Posted By coffeecherrypie

Here is my "restomod" Ironman. If I remember...

Here is my "restomod" Ironman. If I remember right from when I looked at the catalogs it is an '86. Rides great....
03-20-21, 06:13 AM
Replies: 137
Views: 5,895
Posted By iab

Now we only need someone to instigate the...

Now we only need someone to instigate the "Walking is a part of the spirit of suffering like they did back the the day" to make my zen complete.

:innocent:
03-18-21, 06:54 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 5,895
Posted By iab

I long for the day when this thread would be...

I long for the day when this thread would be dominated by "What gearing should I use" and "I won't walk up hills and use 26/34 gearing and not suffer like the spirit of the event, yada, yada, yada." ...
03-18-21, 09:52 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 572
Posted By MB33

Thanks for the advice all, I ordered some vintage...

Thanks for the advice all, I ordered some vintage Regina chain from Boulder Bicycle. We'll see how it works on my setup, I can always go modern if I don't like how it shifts.
03-17-21, 11:04 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,029
Posted By Rthomason

Centurion Cinelli project bike

I'm new to the forum and would like to connect with members that have knowledge or interest in a 1983 Centurion Cinelli Project bike. I just rebuilt mine after not riding it for several years and...
03-16-21, 07:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 310
Posted By bikemig

I like the IRD roller bearing headset....

I like the IRD roller bearing headset. https://www.interlocracing.com/shop/product/ird-headset-double-rollerdrive-threadless-2735?search=headset

If doing a resto mod, the velo orange 46/30 crank...
03-14-21, 06:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 230
Posted By SpeedofLite

Ha! Yeah, you won't see anything newer than 1991...

Ha! Yeah, you won't see anything newer than 1991 from me...... until next year.
I cap these articles at 30 yrs ago for C&V.
But even then I swear I can feel vibrations from some far off grumbling....
03-14-21, 03:22 AM
Replies: 137
Views: 5,895
Posted By ooga-booga

dunno...solo miles are pretty much all the miles...

dunno...solo miles are pretty much all the miles i ride and kiler (canyon) was fun and challenging on '23's. sure, plenty of stand and deliver stretches but nothing truly fearsome.
this from a zone...
Showing results 1 to 50 of 845
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright © 2021 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.