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08-18-14, 01:50 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 11,025
Posted By seaneee

You realize you're posting to a 7 year old...

You realize you're posting to a 7 year old thread, right?

I don't even have the bag anymore.
11-29-08, 10:25 AM
Replies: 15,283
Views: 5,105,850
Posted By seaneee

Have: NOS Wolber Arc en Ciel Tubulars 36h 50t...

Have:
NOS Wolber Arc en Ciel Tubulars 36h
50t TA outer ring (polished to mirror)

Want:
Set of New or close to new araya tubulars in 36h ("red", "Gold", "Tita Ace", "adx-4"), no aero 1, silver...
11-29-08, 10:14 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,342
Posted By seaneee

People are going to hate me for saying this..... ...

People are going to hate me for saying this.....

But you should ditch the campy HS and get your hands on a Tange aerodynamics HS. I had a shogun TT bike 700/24 and managed to track one down. The...
Forum: Framebuilders
11-26-08, 01:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 615
Posted By seaneee

BikeIsland frame/fork stability question

So there has been this debate going on on another forum and I thought I would pose this quesiton to frame builders.

Bike island offers a new lugged frame called the "old school track" it includes...
09-08-08, 01:13 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,245
Posted By seaneee

Two things I have found useful: Adjustable...

Two things I have found useful:

Adjustable Third Hand
Adjusting barrel of some sort on the cable stop

Also, because of cable stretch, I tend to initially clamp the brakes tighter then squeeze...
09-08-08, 01:01 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 287
Posted By seaneee

The only issue I have found with...

The only issue I have found with Montmarte/promenade/etc bars is if your stem is too short or your reach is too far back it shifts your weight and makes steering a bit twitchier.

Also, the VO...
09-08-08, 12:06 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,337
Posted By seaneee

huh, "torpedo" was the name of a line of of two...

huh, "torpedo" was the name of a line of of two speed coaster hubs that sachs (purchased by sram) used to make in the 70's
09-08-08, 12:01 AM
Replies: 1,664
Views: 82,227
Posted By seaneee

Looking For: 170mm TA Pro 5 Vis crankarms ...

Looking For:

170mm TA Pro 5 Vis crankarms
126mm 32 or 36h older phil road hubs, threaded for freewheel.

Have:

Campy NR DT shifters
Band On Simplex Retrofriction in Black (only says simplex...
07-21-08, 01:27 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 584
Posted By seaneee

thanks all. I checked velobase as well. I kept...

thanks all. I checked velobase as well. I kept getting hung up on the plate, so maybe that part isn't original.
07-20-08, 09:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 584
Posted By seaneee

C-Record Rear Derailleur?

Trying to identify this RD, found two pics so far that list this a c-record, but not from reliable sources.

Any thoughts?

Thanks.
...
07-14-08, 11:45 PM
Replies: 1,431
Views: 126,800
Posted By seaneee

Have: Lots of 600 bits. cranks, peds, BB, hubs,...

Have: Lots of 600 bits. cranks, peds, BB, hubs, DT shifters, RD. C-record FD. Honjo Hammered Fenders (mounted once, used for less than two short rides). More stuff here:
...
07-14-08, 11:35 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 347
Posted By seaneee

dating a c-rec derailleur

I have a c-record derailleur I'm trying to date. The bike it was on was circa 1985 around the time of first gen. But the bike was a mish mash, so who knows.

It's a braze on. No "made in Italy"...
03-06-08, 03:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 337
Posted By seaneee

Did Shimano 600 Tricolor hubs come in 36?

Been trying to track down a set of 36 hole 600 tricolor. Just curious, as I have only seen 32h and 28h.

Thanks.
02-24-08, 04:20 PM
Replies: 1,664
Views: 82,227
Posted By seaneee

looking for some 28mm hub dustcaps (x4) for a set...

looking for some 28mm hub dustcaps (x4) for a set of Zeus pista hubs. Large flange campy copies.
02-24-08, 04:17 PM
Replies: 1,664
Views: 82,227
Posted By seaneee

I know I have one, but not sure if it's a front...

I know I have one, but not sure if it's a front or a rear. I think you can just replace the center bolt though. Loose Screws has them.
02-23-08, 09:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 517
Posted By seaneee

Thanks for all the replies, I didn't think about...

Thanks for all the replies, I didn't think about the inline, nice suggestion. Maybe if I use a step down ferrule and the inline at the cable stop, it would work. I'll report back.

As for the...
02-23-08, 03:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 517
Posted By seaneee

Modify a Superbe Pro RD for index shifting

I have a set of 6/7sp superbe pro index/friction shifters that I'm currently using in friction mode with a Suntour Superbe Pro RD, it's the next to the last version that is friction. When I compare...
02-06-08, 12:36 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 317
Posted By seaneee

Suntour SP brake pads?

Does anyone have a source for Suntour Superbe Pro brake pads? Looking for a set or two. I know the ultegra pads are similar, but wanna stay away from plastic. Last resort would be changing out the...
02-04-08, 01:02 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,467
Posted By seaneee

Yep. Sure have. Don't get me wrong, they weren't...

Yep. Sure have. Don't get me wrong, they weren't bad. I didn't rip them off and run out and buy the most expensive hub I could find. I rode 'em, they were fine. The I got in the practice of riding...
02-04-08, 01:12 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,467
Posted By seaneee

At this point you are just splitting hairs. You...

At this point you are just splitting hairs. You are no more qualified to answer those questions as I am. You continually ask for proof from me so I tell you what I know- based on experience and chats...
02-03-08, 08:18 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,467
Posted By seaneee

Nope I am not, but lets use NJS as an example-...

Nope I am not, but lets use NJS as an example- there is a reason that formula hubs don't sport an NJS stamp. Despite all the hype, Nihon Jitensha Shinkōkai is still a a legitimate body with extremely...
02-03-08, 03:52 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,467
Posted By seaneee

Agreed. Has nothing to do with bling, whatsoever....

Agreed. Has nothing to do with bling, whatsoever.

My opinion (and an opinion is all that it is), is that Formula hubs can take a beating, won't break the bank and do just fine. I guess I just...
02-03-08, 03:31 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,467
Posted By seaneee

Are you serious. Have you rode anything other...

Are you serious. Have you rode anything other than formulas extensively? And I mean not just your buddies bike around the block, but really road them? There is a reason Campy or DA hubs are move...
02-03-08, 01:49 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,467
Posted By seaneee

I dunno, I would trust a set of DA or campy hubs...

I dunno, I would trust a set of DA or campy hubs over some cheap formulas that were 'made' for the road. Phil and Paul are another trustworthy option. But as long as you maintain your hubs properly...
02-03-08, 01:47 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,467
Posted By seaneee

"most often" means just that. Most often then...

"most often" means just that. Most often then fail when they are radially laced. Almost everyone I have seen fail is radially laced. Yes, sheldon's post shows a 3 cross, and yes those do fail as...
02-02-08, 09:50 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,467
Posted By seaneee

nope, you are good. The problem is with c-rec...

nope, you are good. The problem is with c-rec 'sheriff star' hubs. Most often when they are radially laced. They tend to fail at the flange. Overall, while people put down $$$ on them, they are...
02-02-08, 09:42 PM
Replies: 1,664
Views: 82,227
Posted By seaneee

Suntour Superbe (not pro) track hubs, 36h Campy...

Suntour Superbe (not pro) track hubs, 36h
Campy record Pista hub, rear, 36h
24" 520mm Araya or similar TT/Tri rim or front wheel.
02-02-08, 09:37 PM
Replies: 1,431
Views: 126,800
Posted By seaneee

Want: Suntour Superbe (not pro) 36h track hubs...

Want:
Suntour Superbe (not pro) 36h track hubs

Have:
TA Pro 5 Vis Crankarms 175mm
Tons of other stuff, LMK what you are looking for.
12-28-07, 10:25 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,672
Posted By seaneee

Did you ever find out the info on the hubs. I'm...

Did you ever find out the info on the hubs. I'm pretty sure they are maillard. If the bike has tevano cranks, mavic rims, maillard/normandy would be the logical hub choice.
12-28-07, 12:32 AM
Replies: 1,664
Views: 82,227
Posted By seaneee

ISO/WTB: One Araya Aero-2 Tubular. 36h...

ISO/WTB:

One Araya Aero-2 Tubular. 36h Silver.
Tevano Pista Cranks, 165mm
10-31-07, 11:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 482
Posted By seaneee

Campy SR/NR bottom bracket. Differences between Pista & Strada?

My understanding is that the cups are the same, but the spindle was the difference. SS= strada spindle, PP= pista spindle, SP= both. Is this info true?
10-24-07, 10:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,307
Posted By seaneee

Taking a 26.0 seatpost down to 25.6

Is it possible? I know that you can take 22.2 stems down to 20.0 with emery paper, but am I thinking crazy about using emery paper to take a 26.0 seatpost to 25.6?

I can find the run of the mill...
10-21-07, 08:25 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,427
Posted By seaneee

wow, you hit the nail on the head, thanks for...

wow, you hit the nail on the head, thanks for pointing that out, just started using that yesterday.

/sarcasim
10-21-07, 12:33 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,427
Posted By seaneee

Very nice indeed, and your halfway there. The...

Very nice indeed, and your halfway there. The second tier italian componets aren't bad (galli, miche, ofmega), but that thing would be great if you went all Super Record with it.

As for the...
10-20-07, 11:14 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,217
Posted By seaneee

Also, if you contact Velocity directly, there are...

Also, if you contact Velocity directly, there are occasions where they will do custom drillings for you. Down setbacks, one, it's a bit pricey and two, there is quite a wait time.

I had my LBS...
10-20-07, 03:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 461
Posted By seaneee

Nothing is really new...

I thought about this for awhile, but often times when I see "innovations" in bike technology, I often find myself saying "that reminds me of..."

It seems like with anything, innovation has to take...
10-18-07, 01:36 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,708
Posted By seaneee

The worst. Hands down. Consistent bad...

The worst. Hands down. Consistent bad experiences. Employees are rude, prices are 10-20% higher than other shops in the city.
10-15-07, 12:00 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,708
Posted By seaneee

join sf.fixed If your staying in the Haight,...

join sf.fixed

If your staying in the Haight, hit up squat and gobble, good food for not so much cash. Go down a few blocks and checkout the Freewheel on Hayes. Take a ride through the park on...
10-10-07, 12:37 AM
Replies: 240
Views: 10,823
Posted By seaneee

With the book, for $40 it's totally worth it. The...

With the book, for $40 it's totally worth it. The book is rad, amazing photography, etc. It's put together really well. The cool thing about it is the book that comes with it isn't a throw away, or...
10-07-07, 01:50 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,027
Posted By seaneee

Um, I think it's time you take your wheels off...

Um, I think it's time you take your wheels off and give them a true.
10-07-07, 01:49 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,027
Posted By seaneee

nice tip about linseed oil. It's like the slow...

nice tip about linseed oil. It's like the slow drying distant cousin of bee's wax. Thanks.
10-04-07, 10:44 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 637
Posted By seaneee

This may sound weird, but make sure it's not your...

This may sound weird, but make sure it's not your seatpost where it attaches to the seat. I know.... But I've had this happen a couple of times where I thought my BB was making noise and it turned...
10-04-07, 12:39 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 8,001
Posted By seaneee

^ starter in the NJS sense. Isn't that a...

^ starter in the NJS sense. Isn't that a complete? At least when you buy them in Japan it comes with 75's a wheel set and nitto stuff. Maybe Andrew only imports the frames, but I thought it said...
10-04-07, 12:30 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 8,001
Posted By seaneee

so to answer your question... Yes, you could do a...

so to answer your question... Yes, you could do a complete NJS build, but I don't think you want to. The only reason (and Adam may fight me on this) is that NJS rims are tubular, and you probably...
10-04-07, 12:24 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 8,001
Posted By seaneee

seriously, lay off the guy. I kinda' feel what...

seriously, lay off the guy. I kinda' feel what he's saying. There are so many jack@ss 'holier than thou posts' on here, people tend to get caught up in their s**t. To some it may seem like a stupid...
10-04-07, 11:32 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 6,550
Posted By seaneee

Seriously. I think it all depends on the airport....

Seriously. I think it all depends on the airport. I've had stuff that wasn't up to snuff allowed at some airports and taken away at others. If you have enough time, you could always order some...
10-03-07, 06:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 679
Posted By seaneee

yeah, but think about it, that's all I'm sayin. ...

yeah, but think about it, that's all I'm sayin. Spend 5 minutes, look at your bike and think about it. I'm pretty sure you could answer that one on your own.
10-03-07, 06:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 679
Posted By seaneee

scissors and electrical tape, maybe a little jb...

scissors and electrical tape, maybe a little jb weld?

Seriously, I don't mean to be a d**k, but c'mon, think before you post.
10-03-07, 12:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 652
Posted By seaneee

sounds more like you have chainline issues. ...

sounds more like you have chainline issues. 1/8th chains have less 'flex' so my guess is that it would make more noise. Can you space your wheel over a bit? Also, make sure your rear wheel is...
10-03-07, 12:03 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,204
Posted By seaneee

I have a jacket that's black on one side and...

I have a jacket that's black on one side and silverish on the other. It has two layers and pockets on each so it works out. The zippers also swing around 180. The only reason I don't use it to ride...
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