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12-12-18, 06:36 PM
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Posted By leftthread

I have an '83 Team Fuji that I tried fitting 28s...

I have an '83 Team Fuji that I tried fitting 28s onto but there was just not enough clearance in the chainstays.
So it ended up with a new headset, new cartridge bb and wheelset. It also got a...
11-10-18, 06:20 PM
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Posted By leftthread

:speedy:[/QUOTE] I'm doing my part. On the...

:speedy:[/QUOTE]
I'm doing my part. On the expressway today, the wife and I passed a full-size pick-up with a snowmobile jammed into the bed while towing a big xss boat.
I said, "Bicycles don't...
10-31-18, 08:43 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,162
Posted By leftthread

"A fasting-like diet with chemotherapy strips...

"A fasting-like diet with chemotherapy strips away the guard that protects breast cancer and skin cancer cells from the immune system, according to a new USC-led study on mice."
...
10-15-18, 05:20 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 589
Posted By leftthread

That's a nice looking bike, great colors. I...

That's a nice looking bike, great colors.

I had a Zebra Sport for a while with stamped rear dropouts. It was well-finished.
When overhauling the headset I found the fork tube was marked Ishiwata....
10-02-18, 06:52 PM
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Posted By leftthread

70 miles today.

70 miles today.
09-26-18, 11:49 AM
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Views: 3,179
Posted By leftthread

https://i.imgur.com/znuDLvN.jpg

https://i.imgur.com/znuDLvN.jpg
09-13-18, 04:21 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,006
Posted By leftthread

Chopper's weather report after...

Chopper's weather report after...
09-09-18, 08:46 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,129
Posted By leftthread

Ah, the elegant aesthetics of the stem shifter. ...

Ah, the elegant aesthetics of the stem shifter.
There's gotta be some wandering around in your parts bin?
09-06-18, 02:42 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,636
Posted By leftthread

Try one out. I picked up FS Diamondback Catch 2...

Try one out. I picked up FS Diamondback Catch 2 last year and it's fun, fun, fun. It's a plus-sized 27.5 with a nearly 3 inch tire.
I've been slowly adding different terrain to learn the bike and...
09-05-18, 06:23 PM
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Posted By leftthread

Picked up some Suntour bear claws. ...

Picked up some Suntour bear claws.
https://i.imgur.com/wgIfkXJ.jpg

https://i.imgur.com/tBbmk0Q.jpg
Plus, they came with a bike.
A little beat, but what the hell.
09-05-18, 06:18 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 2,912
Posted By leftthread

https://i.imgur.com/vJNgNNP.jpg

https://i.imgur.com/vJNgNNP.jpg
08-20-18, 08:37 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,782
Posted By leftthread

Almost honeycrisp time. My favorite...

Almost honeycrisp time. My favorite place:http://www.hafsroadorchard.com
08-16-18, 08:03 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,139
Posted By leftthread

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08-06-18, 12:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 374
Posted By leftthread

Trek TX900

A nearby museum had an exhibit of Trek bicycles from the Trek museum, including this early TX900:

https://i.imgur.com/fNaAi53.jpg

https://i.imgur.com/iZWciWP.jpg
08-06-18, 12:00 PM
Replies: 24,042
Views: 2,214,830
Posted By leftthread

79 miles yesterday with a couple of buddies,...

79 miles yesterday with a couple of buddies, following a route along Lake Michigan north to Port Washington.
07-25-18, 04:20 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 592
Posted By leftthread

Today is my Saturday, first day off after eight...

Today is my Saturday, first day off after eight in row.

It was a beautiful day for a ride- mid 80's, clear blue sky, low wind and humidity.
I rode 42 miles on vintage 531 steel after spending...
07-21-18, 08:46 PM
07-08-18, 04:38 PM
Replies: 411
Views: 16,534
Posted By leftthread

I ended up selling the Schwinn Sierra entered in...

I ended up selling the Schwinn Sierra entered in Clunker Challenge #3 (https://www.bikeforums.net/usertag.php?do=list&action=hash&hash=3) . Maybe something in road bike this time around.
07-08-18, 04:21 PM
Replies: 411
Views: 16,534
Posted By leftthread

More chrome is like extra cake frosting.

More chrome is like extra cake frosting.
06-19-18, 11:40 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,782
Posted By leftthread

White River State Trail. Mid-point with trail...

White River State Trail. Mid-point with trail parking is in Springfield, just north of Lake Geneva.
Easy-peasy crushed limestone rail trail with a gradual rise from east to west, 11 miles one way....
03-06-18, 07:21 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,838
Posted By leftthread

Last year, on the day before a longer ride, I...

Last year, on the day before a longer ride, I made an effort to drink a lot of water.
That seemed to help. If I am riding more than two hours, I start drinking a half-hour in and start eating at...
03-05-18, 09:19 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 6,031
Posted By leftthread

"taken up a renewed interest in photography" ...

"taken up a renewed interest in photography"

N+1 also applies to lenses.
03-05-18, 09:09 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 3,196
Posted By leftthread

If the front axle is being accelerated forward,...

If the front axle is being accelerated forward, what would happen to a straight fork with little to no rake?
02-19-18, 01:15 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 10,504
Posted By leftthread

Yup, one hour on. Polar thingie said "tempo" when...

Yup, one hour on. Polar thingie said "tempo" when I was done. Followed by some leek/potato soup with havarti and parmesan cheeses.
02-08-18, 07:54 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,333
Posted By leftthread

Excellent.

Excellent.
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