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02-04-19, 12:38 PM
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Posted By 206Moser

sourcing bicycles for shop

We mostly comb through CL and Goodwill, the goal is to get as many different types of bicycles to expose mechanics to the wonderful, myriad forms of brakes, bearings, wheels, shifters, etc.

WA...
02-03-19, 11:33 PM
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Posted By 206Moser

Built by trainees at Center for Bicycle Repair

Humbled to see one of mine end up on the ďAre you looking for thisĒ thread.

FYI this Miyata was put together by trainees at my shop, The Center for Bicycle Repair in Kent. They build, I advise and...
12-27-18, 07:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,416
Posted By 206Moser

All spokes must be the same tension?

Disclaimer: All my experience with wheel building is with used rims, sometimes with used rims, spikes and nipples. Iíve never laced a rim to race, always for city use.

Ive never a spoke tension...
12-27-18, 01:09 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,175
Posted By 206Moser

Simple green

those are good points about the simple green. Iíve liked it around the shop for cleaning frames, whatís picked up stays on the rags. I donít feel great putting the rags in the trash, Iím going to...
12-27-18, 01:01 AM
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Views: 363,308
Posted By 206Moser

Propane torch

I would clean out as much grease from the upper pressed race. maybe get the bearings out, breaking the cage, for good measure.

use a vice to hold the stem, support the rear triangle on a saw horse...
12-25-18, 06:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,175
Posted By 206Moser

6500 wiring harness

Thanks, this sounds pretty straight forward. Iím going to see if Simple Green wonít get the job done flush-wise.

I wanted that wire harness out! Although once I realized that the lever bodies...
12-23-18, 09:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,175
Posted By 206Moser

Servicing Shimano ST-6500

I bought a Litespeed Tuscany a while back that had an 8sp Ultegra group, which I removed. It turned out to be a 6500 group.

Problems with the ST-6500 STI shifters were:
-large pull paddle...
04-11-18, 03:23 PM
Replies: 57,361
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Posted By 206Moser

Definitely some kind of steerer tube extender,...

Definitely some kind of steerer tube extender, not sure how it was installed or how it operates. (I didn't bring my hex keys when I saw the bicycle D'OH)
04-11-18, 02:27 PM
Replies: 57,361
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Posted By 206Moser

I guess for $100 I would like braze on shifter...

I guess for $100 I would like braze on shifter bosses, also a frame built for 700C wheels.

I assume you choose not to braze on when youíre working with cheaper tubes. Do you know what the tubes...
04-11-18, 02:21 PM
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Posted By 206Moser

I guess I would want something with braze on...

I guess I would want something with braze on shifter bosses and built for 700 C wheels. Seems like the only reason you wouldnít use braze ons is if the frame is lower quality.

Do you know what the...
04-11-18, 01:40 PM
Replies: 57,361
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Posted By 206Moser

Hey, thanks for posting on this. I saw...

Hey, thanks for posting on this.


I saw this bicycle yesterday. I turned it down because there are no bosses for the DT shifters. Lots of paint problems. Seat is unusable.


Cinelli stamped...
04-11-18, 01:37 PM
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Posted By 206Moser

Hey, thanks for posting on this. I saw...

Hey, thanks for posting on this.


I saw this bicycle yesterday. I turned it down because there are no bosses for the DT shifters. Lots of paint problems. Seat is unusable.


Cinelli stamped...
03-16-18, 06:22 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 7,601
Posted By 206Moser

Heating/cooling for stuck canti bolt

Hi,

I have a problem like the OPís. A brake bolt has broken off in the canti boss of my Miyata 610. The break occurred below the rim of the boss, so I donít believe I would be able to weld...
03-10-18, 09:54 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 472
Posted By 206Moser

Thatís a great catch. Cable in and out,...

Thatís a great catch.

Cable in and out, there was no change in the performance.

Most of the testing has been done with no cable, because it appears that tightening the faceplate is the source...
03-09-18, 08:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 472
Posted By 206Moser

RSX STI slow return mech

Hi all,

Assembled, my right side / rear 7-speed RSX STI lever is able to shift up into my climbing cogs. The larger lever however will not return to its starting position. It stays stuck, pointing...
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