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Forum: Road Cycling
11-12-16, 01:40 PM
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Posted By TickDoc

Yes sir.

Yes sir.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-11-16, 05:38 PM
Replies: 27,281
Views: 5,681,123
Posted By TickDoc

ciocc

modern san cristobal....
10-20-16, 08:30 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,437
Posted By TickDoc

modern but with an old look

for the frame at least.

My Fav modern group, the palindromic SR11RS:

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v234/Handgod/IMG_2873_zpsi8w0pwtn.jpg
...
02-04-16, 05:36 PM
Replies: 389
Views: 27,419
Posted By TickDoc

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v234/Handgod/0CA...

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v234/Handgod/0CA6B4EF-7480-4DF8-8A7A-93460B615A15_zpsnhltllmn.jpg
01-30-16, 08:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,440
Posted By TickDoc

I've got a concord m05 swiss bike from '51 and it...

I've got a concord m05 swiss bike from '51 and it is aptly described. Buttery smooth and fun as heck so long as you are going downhill (and don't need to stop in a hurry).

I paid about that for...
01-30-16, 05:30 PM
Replies: 14,281
Views: 1,308,439
Posted By TickDoc

75 degrees today! I'm starting to like these...

75 degrees today! I'm starting to like these elNino years...
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v234/Handgod/0684826C-A8E8-4DB8-98CB-921E43B31D03_zpshr7i***h.jpg
01-16-16, 09:36 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,214
Posted By TickDoc

here's a seat post I polished a while back using...

here's a seat post I polished a while back using a lathe and some polishing compound. I left the post semi-polished, and I think it turned out ok.

The real trick is, how do you polish crank arms...
10-25-15, 06:53 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 6,251
Posted By TickDoc

Oh yeah. Bought this on a whim because I liked...

Oh yeah. Bought this on a whim because I liked the frame. Thought it might be fun to try something fixed. Thought it might be more fun if it were a three speed fixed.

I hate anything fixed.
...
10-25-15, 07:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 442
Posted By TickDoc

Check out steel vintage bikes. They are proud of...

Check out steel vintage bikes. They are proud of them, but they usually have some in stock.
09-08-15, 12:35 PM
Replies: 310
Views: 19,912
Posted By TickDoc

[QUOTE=gaucho777;18147610]Here's one of mine, a...

[QUOTE=gaucho777;18147610]Here's one of mine, a LOOK KG86 with a mix of old & new polished Campagnolo. Will be my first brifter bike:


"look"s nice :~)
09-08-15, 12:34 PM
Replies: 310
Views: 19,912
Posted By TickDoc

nothing I can show for yet, but a nice fun build...

nothing I can show for yet, but a nice fun build in progress. Waiting for a set of custom wheels to be built now. Custom saddle going out for recovering soon, and a custom stem in the works as...
09-08-15, 12:30 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 4,433
Posted By TickDoc

Nice looking wheels for sure. Yes, they call it...

Nice looking wheels for sure. Yes, they call it the "mellowton" group. No drop, anywhere from 20-40 miles and they have a super ride leader. Let me know if you want to ride and I'll ride with. ...
09-08-15, 11:52 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 4,433
Posted By TickDoc

Thanks, it makes me smile everytime I ride it

Thanks, it makes me smile everytime I ride it
09-08-15, 11:50 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 4,433
Posted By TickDoc

Bring it! Beautiful Bianchi. What wheels does...

Bring it! Beautiful Bianchi. What wheels does it have?

I ride with Tulsa Younglife. We leave from Jenks Los Cabos every sat. morning either 7 or 8 depending on time of year. Three flights, two...
09-08-15, 08:57 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 4,433
Posted By TickDoc

love groupriding on my ciocc. I don't do it...

love groupriding on my ciocc. I don't do it everytime as it does make the ride with the "a" group tougher, but it garners many nice compliments when I do. (It's also a blast to pass someone going...
08-09-15, 08:24 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,262
Posted By TickDoc

Mm, double the fun! Not usually a fan of...

Mm, double the fun! Not usually a fan of tandems, but that one is ultra cool, thanks for sharing.
08-08-15, 07:40 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 5,835
Posted By TickDoc

I alternate between some old sidi genius (forget...

I alternate between some old sidi genius (forget the exact model, silver, carbon sole) and first generation fizik r1's.

Love the fiziks, tolerate the sidis.
08-06-15, 08:18 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 20,548
Posted By TickDoc

Can I get back to you on this post? I'm still...

Can I get back to you on this post? I'm still trying to buy back my cannondale black lighting that had beautiful gold anodized suntour superbe pro :-(
08-06-15, 08:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 738
Posted By TickDoc

Oh no, I just quoted the original post. My bad. ...

Oh no, I just quoted the original post. My bad. I have no special powers like that. I'm beginning to wonder if I have any special powers at all?
08-06-15, 08:08 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,474
Posted By TickDoc

Attracting new and younger riders to the joy of...

Attracting new and younger riders to the joy of C&V machines... share your tricks?

Easy......chromed chainstays. Works every time you pass someone on black carbon ;-)
08-06-15, 03:25 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 738
Posted By TickDoc

Thanks so much for posting these. I've been...

Thanks so much for posting these. I've been looking at them all day and they are very entertaining. We have come so far, yet gone nowhere is my impression thus far.
08-05-15, 01:47 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 4,114
Posted By TickDoc

Just curiosity. Partly because I wondered...

Just curiosity.

Partly because I wondered if there are any tried-and-true died-in the-wool c&v ers here who have yet to even dabble in anything other than steel.

Partly because I am...
08-05-15, 09:19 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 4,114
Posted By TickDoc

The caad12 is the one that uses hydro forming? ...

The caad12 is the one that uses hydro forming? Opens up some neat possibilities for frame design.
08-04-15, 09:35 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,555
Posted By TickDoc

What a guy and an incredible story. Thanks for...

What a guy and an incredible story. Thanks for sharing, and for the pics.
08-03-15, 08:34 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,146
Posted By TickDoc

Man that is nice. That is one of the ones I...

Man that is nice. That is one of the ones I lusted for back in the day. I remember reading about ltnis lance kid switching to road bikes, and the coors classic, and that schwinn. I remember a...
08-03-15, 08:27 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,339
Posted By TickDoc

Good bike discussions for me happen when I ride...

Good bike discussions for me happen when I ride my steel bike. I rode it with the fast group last weekend for the first time and had a blast.

It is slower, so I usually ride it in the slower...
08-02-15, 09:22 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 4,114
Posted By TickDoc

Yeesh. Sounds like there could be a story there.

Yeesh. Sounds like there could be a story there.
08-02-15, 09:02 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 4,114
Posted By TickDoc

Oops. Damn autocorrect Keep EM coming,...

Oops. Damn autocorrect

Keep EM coming, not me.:thumb:
08-02-15, 08:15 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 4,114
Posted By TickDoc

Great stuff, keep me coming!

Great stuff, keep me coming!
08-02-15, 07:55 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 4,114
Posted By TickDoc

Very important question for the group

Well, not really, just something I've been wondering lately.

Who here has never owned anything other than steel?

Anyone owned aluminum?

Titanium?

Carbon?
07-29-15, 06:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 634
Posted By TickDoc

Thanks for the pics and it looks like a...

Thanks for the pics and it looks like a sweetheart of a bike. Be sure to post some finished pics and ride impressions when it's done.
07-26-15, 06:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 885
Posted By TickDoc

Ooh fun!

Ooh fun!
07-26-15, 06:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 428
Posted By TickDoc

So nothing crazy about setback or adjustability...

So nothing crazy about setback or adjustability or strength?
07-26-15, 06:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 634
Posted By TickDoc

Congrats! Looking forward to your pics and...

Congrats! Looking forward to your pics and impressions.
07-26-15, 06:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 428
Posted By TickDoc

Simple seatpost question

Track specific seatpost, specifically speaking:

What is/are the differences between a track specific seatpost and a road bike specific seatpost?
07-25-15, 02:47 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 5,721
Posted By TickDoc

Yoda, is that you?

Yoda, is that you?
07-25-15, 09:52 AM
Replies: 5,526
Views: 444,268
Posted By TickDoc

[QUOTE=iab;18012343]Several things over the last...

[QUOTE=iab;18012343]Several things over the last couple weeks.

Some periodicals I will scan in 2 weeks while on vacation.

https://farm1.staticflickr.com/291/19810541089_cba6d8a24a_h.jpg...
07-25-15, 09:45 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 5,721
Posted By TickDoc

Denomination ciocc at the house of pellizoli,...

Denomination ciocc at the house of pellizoli, where the saints all turn campy. unless of course my scumbag of a friend decides to sell me my beloved cannondale back to me, in which case I will go to...
07-25-15, 09:34 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 730
Posted By TickDoc

That bike is way nicer than what I think I would...

That bike is way nicer than what I think I would give my son. Good dad.
07-25-15, 09:33 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 730
Posted By TickDoc

It holds the handlebars....no, it is pretty to...

It holds the handlebars....no, it is pretty to look at :-)
07-24-15, 01:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 730
Posted By TickDoc

Have looked at a set of neutrons and that may be...

Have looked at a set of neutrons and that may be the wheel choice that suits it best. I know the silver Athena is a smoking deal from ribble, but I think black sets this one off better with the lugs...
07-24-15, 11:15 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 730
Posted By TickDoc

I've lost sleep over which way to go, and think...

I've lost sleep over which way to go, and think I'm going modern 11sp mechanical campy. I don't like the crank esthetics of the new super record, but 2014 and back looks good, to my eyes at least.
...
07-24-15, 10:51 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 6,719
Posted By TickDoc

Nothing of note, but last year I found a bible. ...

Nothing of note, but last year I found a bible. Had a name in it but no address. I hung it on the next stop sign and it was gone the next day.
07-24-15, 10:48 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 730
Posted By TickDoc

Taking my time with this one.

Custom stem is in the design phase. And now I've signed up for some custom saddle work too. Still trying to decide on components. I have a good idea of what I want, but the group, the wheels, and...
07-24-15, 10:17 AM
Replies: 5,526
Views: 444,268
Posted By TickDoc

Just bits and pieces today: headset wrench, de...

Just bits and pieces today: headset wrench, de Los muertos socks, backup tubular, and some tire glue....
07-22-15, 08:08 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,842
Posted By TickDoc

Now that's a proper bike, congrats and my only...

Now that's a proper bike, congrats and my only suggestions would be to enjoy!
07-22-15, 08:00 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 843
Posted By TickDoc

Love it!

Love it!
07-21-15, 08:38 AM
Replies: 7,049
Views: 725,686
Posted By TickDoc

awesome pic, just wish those were my feet in...

awesome pic, just wish those were my feet in there!
07-20-15, 09:05 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,882
Posted By TickDoc

Very handsome build!

Very handsome build!
07-20-15, 10:53 AM
Replies: 14,281
Views: 1,308,439
Posted By TickDoc

Commuting today. It's a nice easy ride in the...

Commuting today. It's a nice easy ride in the morning, but a bit of a wind in your face uphill grind in over 100 degrees heat blast home. Why do I live here, again?...
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