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07-15-21, 08:58 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 854
Posted By jetboy

combo bingo: Univega Alpina Pro, (not sure exact...

combo bingo: Univega Alpina Pro, (not sure exact year myself) and a bmw 2002 hood ~1975

I thought it was a pretty distinctive stay with the decal and the spare spoke holder and under stay...
04-08-21, 05:18 PM
Replies: 174
Views: 66,146
Posted By jetboy

seems I was lucky the PO already did that work...

seems I was lucky the PO already did that work and sourced the brake and spent the $ (though probably cheaper then what see the rate at now! yowza!). seems in good shape, and I hear they last...
04-05-21, 08:59 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,981
Posted By jetboy

pedal envy

pedal envy
04-05-21, 05:10 PM
04-05-21, 04:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,058
Posted By jetboy

went on a first real 'ride' today - basically to...

went on a first real 'ride' today - basically to the local decathlon to get a new helmets (not matching.. though it was tempting) and a pannier etc (had a rack in my stash) and various odds and ends....
04-04-21, 08:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,058
Posted By jetboy

Vintage Tandem: Dawes Super Galaxy

I posted in the tandem section but figured some here might want a gander at this girl: 531 tubes and forks, XT and Stronglight drivetrain- just got it today but so far very impressed!
...
04-04-21, 07:57 PM
Replies: 174
Views: 66,146
Posted By jetboy

Not kitted out yet as this is just as I got it...

Not kitted out yet as this is just as I got it today: but pretty stoked:
...
04-04-21, 07:50 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 626
Posted By jetboy

First Tandem: Dawes Super Galaxy

Hi all:

Just picked this up today for riding with my now (just barely) tall enough daughter! Local guy, easy sale, I took a gander at all the tandem offerings on CL (I am in SF bay area, so there...
09-06-20, 08:49 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,530
Posted By jetboy

Thanks guys! ill check that out. I do have the...

Thanks guys! ill check that out. I do have the Snumber-
07-25-20, 10:41 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,665
Posted By jetboy

looking good!! love the tires and tape.. nice...

looking good!! love the tires and tape.. nice match.
07-20-20, 09:21 PM
Replies: 68,826
Views: 11,107,160
Posted By jetboy

I totally did that once and had to walk until I...

I totally did that once and had to walk until I got to a lbs, and they gave me some old pedals (and loaned me a wrench). this was actually the second lbs, as the first one was this crazy boutique...
07-18-20, 10:05 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,679
Posted By jetboy

hey! did you just get that out near Modesto! ;)...

hey! did you just get that out near Modesto! ;) beat me to it! if you ever get bored of her...
07-18-20, 10:01 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,165
Posted By jetboy

just say Kawamura 3 times fast (with proper...

just say Kawamura 3 times fast (with proper Japanese pronunciation) and you end up saying Kamra.
07-17-20, 12:59 PM
Replies: 21,057
Views: 3,911,654
Posted By jetboy

what might work is just fix the front ends...

what might work is just fix the front ends straight and you steer by whomever is pedaling faster. that might actually be fun.
07-16-20, 09:42 PM
Replies: 21,057
Views: 3,911,654
Posted By jetboy

https://images.craigslist.org/00101_d2xdo0vYg9B_12...

https://images.craigslist.org/00101_d2xdo0vYg9B_1200x900.jpg

https://sfbay.craigslist.org/sfc/bik/d/san-francisco-2-16-kids-bikes-welded/7157069456.html
07-07-20, 11:15 PM
Replies: 68,826
Views: 11,107,160
Posted By jetboy

Bit of a chance posting it here, but i already...

Bit of a chance posting it here, but i already emailed - and already 5 days late seeing it- so if its meant to be then it will be, and if not.. thats how it goes. one of my dream bikes, not too...
07-01-20, 04:49 PM
Replies: 10,209
Views: 1,254,786
Posted By jetboy

that is a kick ass fork. also I don't mind the...

that is a kick ass fork. also I don't mind the lumpy tape as I have the same Cinelli and while its sort of.. large.. it feels great.

that said, tan walls on an IM, not my thing. but different...
06-27-20, 08:16 PM
Replies: 68,826
Views: 11,107,160
Posted By jetboy

I like that headset--- what is it? looks a bit...

I like that headset--- what is it? looks a bit like a Mavic..
06-27-20, 01:46 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 5,997
Posted By jetboy

https://bmxmuseum.com/reference-images/img_1932_bl...

https://bmxmuseum.com/reference-images/img_1932_blowup.jpg
06-22-20, 12:39 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,087
Posted By jetboy

you will have no problems whatsoever. swap in,...

you will have no problems whatsoever. swap in, shorten chain, ride.
06-08-20, 02:59 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 7,667
Posted By jetboy

https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4264/34538718283_05...

https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4264/34538718283_051716cbd1_c.jpg
06-01-20, 02:14 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,275
Posted By jetboy

That is sweet->!

That is sweet->!
05-28-20, 11:24 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,275
Posted By jetboy

the Vitus 979 is a sexy beast for sure. If money...

the Vitus 979 is a sexy beast for sure. If money was not a problem then I would get it for sure just because i like unique and beautiful things. That said, get a nice T700 cannondale and use the...
05-25-20, 01:32 PM
Replies: 68,826
Views: 11,107,160
Posted By jetboy

my size too. that Alan is calling to me. i do...

my size too. that Alan is calling to me. i do hate "best offer" posts though.. i want to know a number.
05-25-20, 12:59 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,438
Posted By jetboy

This is one of my favorite bikes of all time...

This is one of my favorite bikes of all time posted on the forum ( I followed it on other threads).
05-25-20, 12:50 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,438
Posted By jetboy

here is my zunow: the real reason I usually don't...

here is my zunow: the real reason I usually don't post close ups is that its had a pretty rough life cosmetically, and I use it to commute with.. so its a bit dirty to boot! Advantage of it already...
05-24-20, 06:38 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,438
Posted By jetboy

yeah but it would take an hour to photo it all...

yeah but it would take an hour to photo it all and just make everyone jealous... :)
05-24-20, 05:18 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,438
Posted By jetboy

nice- i really love the panto'd fork crowns- ...

nice- i really love the panto'd fork crowns- that simple touch really makes a big difference.
05-24-20, 04:38 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,286
Posted By jetboy

Yes: it seems like the discussion is how ****ty...

Yes: it seems like the discussion is how ****ty it is we can't have hotdogs and go to the beach because of the pandemic- which is not the point of the day at all. Think about all of those who can't...
05-23-20, 04:34 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 21,157
Posted By jetboy

I have to say I do get off the bike and push it...

I have to say I do get off the bike and push it when needed (by me) and no rider has ever ragged on me for it in my whole life*. Its probably just an internet thing.

*except that one old lady who...
05-22-20, 01:58 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 21,157
Posted By jetboy

a lot of the alu hybrids are actually pretty...

a lot of the alu hybrids are actually pretty decent- Cannondale and trek stand out as better than most. The issue (that your m600 does not have) is so many were given a really ****ty front suspension...
05-19-20, 05:36 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,949
Posted By jetboy

very nice! I have had several LOOK cf bikes but...

very nice! I have had several LOOK cf bikes but never have found a 100 series... I have an earleir model and had 2 later models (200 and 300 series). I like the yellow!
05-18-20, 05:05 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,287
Posted By jetboy

I am from Oregon - rural as it gets- so I grew up...

I am from Oregon - rural as it gets- so I grew up with hunters and hunting- But frankly, we used guns. As a kid I only hunted grouse with a bow- I had one family friend that hunted deer with a bow,...
05-17-20, 06:58 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,287
Posted By jetboy

Another vintage hobby: Archery

So I know sometimes the mods allow for other vintage hobbies to be posted: often involving musical instruments or cameras- but recently I have gotten back into Archery after a 30+ year hiatus.
The...
05-17-20, 03:13 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,504
Posted By jetboy

the book one Gavotte is a tricky one - once you...

the book one Gavotte is a tricky one - once you conquer it you will feel so much better as its actually harder than most the songs in book 2! I need to get back to it- I am only on book 3, but just...
05-16-20, 03:07 PM
Replies: 68,826
Views: 11,107,160
Posted By jetboy

bargain indeed: 60$- ...

bargain indeed: 60$-

https://sfbay.craigslist.org/pen/bik/d/mountain-view-used-road-bike/7125329308.html
https://images.craigslist.org/00Q0Q_kT00ERutsck_1200x900.jpg
05-06-20, 01:19 PM
Replies: 68,826
Views: 11,107,160
Posted By jetboy

https://sfbay.craigslist.org/eby/bik/d/alameda-195...

https://sfbay.craigslist.org/eby/bik/d/alameda-1959-ohrt-ladies-bicycle/7110153077.html
this has some very nice touches-

https://images.craigslist.org/00m0m_629bjMtyxTm_1200x900.jpg
04-18-20, 04:45 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,267
Posted By jetboy

its only slightly out of line for a holdsworth- ...

its only slightly out of line for a holdsworth-

https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3755/20012865541_54e959a319_h.jpg

and shorty fenders rock! haters...
04-07-20, 07:10 PM
Replies: 68,826
Views: 11,107,160
Posted By jetboy

I am in LOVE ...

I am in LOVE
https://sfbay.craigslist.org/sfc/bik/d/58cm-ironhorse-victory-reynolds-853/7093026245.html
https://images.craigslist.org/00404_kT4FnExTvCo_1200x900.jpg

I am NOT happy this one is...
04-04-20, 01:09 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,154
Posted By jetboy

Yeah, I may investigate further- it said Vitus on...

Yeah, I may investigate further- it said Vitus on the fork... it was dark blue and grey-- like this one:.. but a bit faded and trashed, decals worn and paint chips... never look this good again but...
03-31-20, 05:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,179
Posted By jetboy

"Grease 2" was too much Grease.

"Grease 2" was too much Grease.
03-27-20, 02:39 PM
Replies: 68,826
Views: 11,107,160
Posted By jetboy

also: Worcester MA, I got some memories from...

also: Worcester MA, I got some memories from there- I was driving my 76 BMW 2002 to see a friend in the Blizzard of 96, coming from upstate NY, dropped a friend off in Boston, then headed back to...
03-27-20, 02:17 PM
Replies: 68,826
Views: 11,107,160
Posted By jetboy

I had one until I sold it when I found a CF Look...

I had one until I sold it when I found a CF Look from the same era (not really any better a bike, just more rare), but also more recently built one up for a friend with 9 speed ultegra. I love them...
03-21-20, 04:56 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 9,528
Posted By jetboy

that is gloat worthy at any price

that is gloat worthy at any price
03-21-20, 02:30 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 13,082
Posted By jetboy

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/saya_on_beach_bbb9f12e6820c674e321b3585c5cf641b1e57f5f.jpg
the beach has a 6' social distance.
03-21-20, 01:19 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 13,082
Posted By jetboy

The good thing about city living is that even...

The good thing about city living is that even while the huge chains have empty shelves and Armageddon rationing, I just go to one of several corner bodega's and they have the stuff. Gd knows how...
03-20-20, 06:09 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 13,082
Posted By jetboy

I kid because I actually have a bidet, have had...

I kid because I actually have a bidet, have had for years, - so suck it up you late comers! ;)
03-20-20, 06:07 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 13,082
Posted By jetboy

Sheryl Crow is the shiznit. Long before the...

Sheryl Crow is the shiznit. Long before the doping came to light, Lance dumped her while she had breast cancer. At that point I was like F%&^ Lance Armstrong. But really, she is so better off...
03-20-20, 01:11 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 13,082
Posted By jetboy

particularly that triceratops can't spell. I...

particularly that triceratops can't spell. I have always noticed that about them.
03-20-20, 01:09 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 13,082
Posted By jetboy

its so daft- everyone was so worried about a tp...

its so daft- everyone was so worried about a tp shortage that now there actually is one as idiots stockpiled 6 months worth. Now people are flushing paper towels and **** is backing up in the...
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