Bike Forums - Search Results

Go Back  Bike Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

Notices
 
Search: Posts Made By: nlerner
Showing results 1 to 50 of 382
Search took 0.09 seconds.
08-10-20, 07:56 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 231
Posted By nlerner

On a recent Moto project with Swiss threading, I...

On a recent Moto project with Swiss threading, I went with a YST threadless BB (https://www.amazon.com/Sunlite-Threadless-Repair-Bottom-Brackets/dp/B004E3QNXM?th=1&psc=1). About $30. Worked just fine.
08-09-20, 04:44 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 469
Posted By nlerner

Great find, Roger!

Great find, Roger!
08-07-20, 11:47 AM
08-06-20, 03:52 PM
Replies: 704
Views: 133,004
Posted By nlerner

On my way to work back in the pre-COVID fall, I...

On my way to work back in the pre-COVID fall, I spotted a Super Tourer locked up at a train stop:

...
08-06-20, 11:17 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 578
Posted By nlerner

For several years, I would buy several pairs of...

For several years, I would buy several pairs of the Nashbar crochet gloves at a time and am still working through those. Unfortunately, doesn't look like they're sold any longer. I also have a couple...
08-06-20, 08:26 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 529
Posted By nlerner

Nah, stored in the garage for the next 9 years...

Nah, stored in the garage for the next 9 years and up on CL in year 10!
08-05-20, 06:03 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 424
Posted By nlerner

I’m certainly vintage, but I’m not sure how that...

I’m certainly vintage, but I’m not sure how that would affect my chosen tire pressure.
08-05-20, 05:57 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 422
Posted By nlerner

Do they come with extra axles for the ones you’ll...

Do they come with extra axles for the ones you’ll break running that 8-speed freewheel? There’s a good reason why cassette hubs replaced freewheel hubs as # of gears increased.
08-04-20, 08:34 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 991
Posted By nlerner

Back in the day, we did all of our repairs with a...

Back in the day, we did all of our repairs with a pliers and a screwdriver, under the soft glow of an LED lantern.
08-04-20, 07:23 PM
Replies: 23,056
Views: 2,613,903
Posted By nlerner

It came to me with a Schwinn S-6 rear wheel with...

It came to me with a Schwinn S-6 rear wheel with a 54 AW rear hub and what I imagine was the original front wheel (shown above) with a dynohub dated 54. I rebuilt that rear hub into an EA3 rim....
08-04-20, 04:10 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 395
Posted By nlerner

From 1973: ...

From 1973:

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/610x800/b8472f9f_5255_4a6c_b6df_773f488bd1ef_dfa6a444cb48381ca0f8e27c7304299b8eccd844.jpeg
08-04-20, 01:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 271
Posted By nlerner

Must be one of those white ones on a white...

Must be one of those white ones on a white background.
08-04-20, 12:07 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 459
Posted By nlerner

With a $1,000 and a small truck, I wonder how...

With a $1,000 and a small truck, I wonder how many Schwinn Collegiates I could pick up off of CL? Here's five.
...
08-04-20, 11:58 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 460
Posted By nlerner

https://www.bikeforums.net/classic-vintage/834372-...

https://www.bikeforums.net/classic-vintage/834372-ultimate-27-tire-reference-thread.html
08-04-20, 07:52 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 6,557
Posted By nlerner

In terms of 70s era ambitions along with a host...

In terms of 70s era ambitions along with a host of technical problems (kind of quintessential to me), I’d nominate the Viscount Aerospace Pro:
...
08-02-20, 11:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 499
Posted By nlerner

If you’re willing to ship to 02446, I’ll take it.

If you’re willing to ship to 02446, I’ll take it.
08-02-20, 11:54 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,031
Posted By nlerner

I’m currently at 18, far too many, and few of the...

I’m currently at 18, far too many, and few of the vintage ones see much use. Maybe next year I’ll see if I can cut that in half.
Replies: 6
Views: 460
Posted By nlerner

And lower that seat a bit, too. Proportions are...

And lower that seat a bit, too. Proportions are all off with it jacked up so high.
08-02-20, 06:45 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 694
Posted By nlerner

Sutherland’s 6th ed is available online:...

Sutherland’s 6th ed is available online: https://www.scribd.com/doc/45037747/Sutherland-s-Handbook-for-Bicycle-Mechanics-6th-Edition
08-01-20, 09:16 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 404
Posted By nlerner

Hah! Maybe you should send it directly to...

Hah! Maybe you should send it directly to orangeology .
08-01-20, 09:02 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 404
Posted By nlerner

At one point, I had a Shimano 105 (HP-1055)...

At one point, I had a Shimano 105 (HP-1055) headset that seemed to have a much lower stack than anything else in the bin. I think it was this one...
07-31-20, 02:28 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 499
Posted By nlerner

The cracked pulley wheels The crank spider...

The cracked pulley wheels
The crank spider stress risers
Campy quality?
07-30-20, 01:50 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 628
Posted By nlerner

I'm fatigued by this whole thread. Plus, it's...

I'm fatigued by this whole thread. Plus, it's making me cross.
07-30-20, 01:48 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 322
Posted By nlerner

I don't plan on ever putting on a set of generic...

I don't plan on ever putting on a set of generic decals on one of the mystery frames I've had, but I am a fan of random headbadges, mostly from Belgium:
...
07-30-20, 01:44 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 830
Posted By nlerner

I'm a big fan of Acorn bags and rarely can resist...

I'm a big fan of Acorn bags and rarely can resist the opportunity to pick up another. Other than the two I showed in the earlier thread, the ones I use most are a medium saddle bag and a older...
07-30-20, 01:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 489
Posted By nlerner

Hah! That's allota cars. I currently own none and...

Hah! That's allota cars. I currently own none and don't have a garage, but I have managed to cram 18 bikes into my basement and front porch.
07-30-20, 12:48 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 830
Posted By nlerner

I like how the flap provides an additional layer...

I like how the flap provides an additional layer of saddle padding.
07-29-20, 04:24 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 3,343
Posted By nlerner

Rule #2...

Rule #2 (https://www.bikeforums.net/usertag.php?do=list&action=hash&hash=2) : Follow the rules.
07-29-20, 12:47 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 806
Posted By nlerner

Ron from Acorn used to contribute to BF years...

Ron from Acorn used to contribute to BF years back until he and his wife likely got very busy with bag making.
07-29-20, 12:44 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 428
Posted By nlerner

Seems like a good name for a whiskey.

Seems like a good name for a whiskey.
07-29-20, 08:50 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 340
Posted By nlerner

Yup, I’ve encountered those and found a wrench...

Yup, I’ve encountered those and found a wrench that worked. Maybe a 16mm cone wrench? Might need a cheater bar for leverage.
07-28-20, 08:54 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 806
Posted By nlerner

Hey, I have a custom WaxWing bag, too, with a...

Hey, I have a custom WaxWing bag, too, with a nifty gugie decaleur: the BAB!
...
07-28-20, 07:14 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 806
Posted By nlerner

Their new small seat bag is also really well...

Their new small seat bag is also really well done. Just the right size for the basics without the temptation to haul a lot of crap:
...
07-28-20, 05:49 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 806
Posted By nlerner

Well, you might notice the rear Carradice Pendle...

Well, you might notice the rear Carradice Pendle on the bike I show above.
07-28-20, 03:03 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 806
Posted By nlerner

I picked up an x-pack handlebar bag the last time...

I picked up an x-pack handlebar bag the last time they were offered. It’s an awesome bag. Really, the perfect size for long days or overnighters.
...
07-28-20, 12:54 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,847
Posted By nlerner

Clearly, you all need to think bigger: ...

Clearly, you all need to think bigger:
https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1300x956/shanghai_china_water_carrier_bbry51_c690bae1698f8dde6259bac445568d18554846f9.jpg
07-28-20, 10:30 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 507
Posted By nlerner

Yeah, Cambian comes in several models and tops...

Yeah, Cambian comes in several models and tops now (and steel rails or carbon rails). I have found the C15 all-weather super comfortable out of the box, both in the cutout and non cutout versions. My...
07-28-20, 07:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 216
Posted By nlerner

Problem could be in the lever as those “self...

Problem could be in the lever as those “self adjusting” models were an awful design. I’d just try shooting ample amounts of WD-40 into the lever and the caliper, particularly where the brake arms...
07-27-20, 03:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 407
Posted By nlerner

650b = 584mm 26” = 559mm (usually)

650b = 584mm
26” = 559mm (usually)
07-25-20, 05:33 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 717
Posted By nlerner

Probably not what Grant was referring to, but...

Probably not what Grant was referring to, but there was the very short lived 700D size found on some GT bikes. According to Sheldon Brown they were labeled 587mm but were actually 583:...
07-24-20, 01:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 476
Posted By nlerner

Glad to help and very nicely done, Andy. Out of...

Glad to help and very nicely done, Andy. Out of curiosity, was the BB 26tpi or English threaded?
07-24-20, 10:56 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,297
Posted By nlerner

Why do I think that “Bikecology girl” has been a...

Why do I think that “Bikecology girl” has been a very popular Google search term the last couple of days?
07-24-20, 05:13 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 717
Posted By nlerner

Built this one up with Sun CR-18 EA3 rims and Col...

Built this one up with Sun CR-18 EA3 rims and Col de la vie tires:
...
07-23-20, 05:59 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,580
Posted By nlerner

I hear you. If it’s not spinning well, a WD-40...

I hear you. If it’s not spinning well, a WD-40 shower will likely help, just don’t tell pastorbobnlnh .
07-23-20, 05:57 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,032
Posted By nlerner

I might have to lighten my load a bit. ...

I might have to lighten my load a bit.

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1300x956/1a30d834_72b7_4342_b771_4ab32a3f62a9_a88ab2244a4d9d87f839450416f573ad843001c5.jpeg
07-23-20, 05:47 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,580
Posted By nlerner

I have that tool as well, Miguel. Glad to mail it...

I have that tool as well, Miguel. Glad to mail it to you for a rental.
07-22-20, 01:32 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 874
Posted By nlerner

Wait, I thought it's only CF frames that break.

Wait, I thought it's only CF frames that break.
07-22-20, 05:41 AM
Replies: 3,012
Views: 261,881
Posted By nlerner

You forgot about the new derailleur part.

You forgot about the new derailleur part.
07-21-20, 03:57 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,131
Posted By nlerner

One advantage of the MAFAC brakes is that you...

One advantage of the MAFAC brakes is that you don’t need a bell. Their squealing when actuated can be heard from miles around.
07-20-20, 09:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 310
Posted By nlerner

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/512x340/0a02b6bb_0ddd_4e44_9ef9_b672c738c1e2_067cdec19f17e96c349316de922df119d8cc33cc.jpeg
Showing results 1 to 50 of 382
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information

Copyright 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.