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Forum: Commuting
04-15-13, 06:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,008
Posted By 14max

I just bought a Charge Grater. It's light,...

I just bought a Charge Grater. It's light, tough, and servicable.
09-23-10, 06:45 AM
Replies: 283
Views: 15,212
Posted By 14max

1985 Trek 420. It's an ideal single speed...

1985 Trek 420. It's an ideal single speed conversion, so that's the route I'm heading. Fenders, Nitto mustache bars, Selle Italia Turbo saddle, and new 700c wheels and tires since I don't care for...
Forum: Commuting
08-10-10, 07:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 817
Posted By 14max

*****

*****
Forum: Commuting
08-10-10, 04:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 817
Posted By 14max

*****

*****
Forum: Commuting
05-29-10, 06:27 PM
Forum: Road Cycling
05-25-10, 06:43 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,822
Posted By 14max

yes!

yes!
Forum: Road Cycling
05-10-10, 03:51 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 4,370
Posted By 14max

Custom Richard Sachs with SRAM Red. Wheels would...

Custom Richard Sachs with SRAM Red. Wheels would be custom DT...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-08-10, 12:57 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,918
Posted By 14max

DEAN = Ultegra 6600 w/R600 calipers Specialized...

DEAN = Ultegra 6600 w/R600 calipers
Specialized = Dura Ace 7800 (derailleurs and shifters), Ultegra 6600 (calipers, bottom bracket, chain, and hubs), R600 (levers and crankset).
Forum: Road Cycling
05-06-10, 06:23 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 27,760
Posted By 14max

New 2010 Upgraded version (coming soon)

New 2010 Upgraded version (coming soon)
Forum: Road Cycling
05-06-10, 06:23 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 27,760
Posted By 14max

Updated 2010 version

Updated 2010 version
Forum: Road Cycling
05-06-10, 06:22 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 27,760
Posted By 14max

Original 1986 version

Original 1986 version
Forum: Road Cycling
05-03-10, 05:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,611
Posted By 14max

[Do] you think this thing is sellable? I'd...

[Do] you think this thing is sellable?

I'd check with the guys in the SS/Fixed forum...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-18-10, 06:50 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,142
Posted By 14max

Looks great except the drops of the bars appear...

Looks great except the drops of the bars appear to be sweeping upward...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-15-10, 07:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 790
Posted By 14max

Why do you need approval from this lot?

Why do you need approval from this lot?
Forum: Road Cycling
04-08-10, 04:41 AM
Replies: 2,039
Views: 425,260
Posted By 14max

Now you're talking. I may be talking with some...

Now you're talking. I may be talking with some custom builders soon about something like that...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-07-10, 05:46 PM
Replies: 2,039
Views: 425,260
Posted By 14max

The Allez is on the auction block. I liked it...

The Allez is on the auction block. I liked it but now I'm looking for steel that's a bit more modern.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-06-10, 08:17 PM
Replies: 27,281
Views: 5,680,192
Posted By 14max

The Specialized may be undergoing another rebuild...

The Specialized may be undergoing another rebuild soon. Pics will follow...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-06-10, 08:15 PM
Replies: 27,281
Views: 5,680,192
Posted By 14max

I know what you mean. I had the choice of going...

I know what you mean. I had the choice of going with either the Alpha Q or a Wound Up. I believe I made the right decision...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-06-10, 08:14 PM
Replies: 27,281
Views: 5,680,192
Posted By 14max

No issues yet. They're right as rain...

No issues yet. They're right as rain...
04-06-10, 03:07 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 15,706
Posted By 14max

I've always wanted a 1984 Trek 170 which was...

I've always wanted a 1984 Trek 170 which was built with Reynolds 753 and Campy Super Record. It's the only Trek I've ever lusted after...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-06-10, 04:17 AM
Replies: 400
Views: 31,981
Posted By 14max

+1

+1
Forum: Road Cycling
04-05-10, 06:49 PM
Replies: 335
Views: 19,125
Posted By 14max

How 'bout doing a Team Corleone on him making...

How 'bout doing a Team Corleone on him making sure we take the cannoli?
Forum: Road Cycling
04-05-10, 06:33 PM
Replies: 27,281
Views: 5,680,192
Posted By 14max

Here are my rebuilt Specialized Allez SE and my...

Here are my rebuilt Specialized Allez SE and my DEAN custom with fenders and Reynolds Solitudes...
Forum: Road Cycling
04-03-10, 09:27 PM
Replies: 335
Views: 19,125
Posted By 14max

Is it too early to nominate this as the dumbest...

Is it too early to nominate this as the dumbest thread of the year?
Forum: Road Cycling
04-03-10, 08:34 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 7,015
Posted By 14max

I think that you should retitle your thread. ...

I think that you should retitle your thread. This is really a "Which bike should I buy?" thread. If you really wanted to know what we would wish for in a dream bike, you should've asked...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-26-10, 07:25 PM
Replies: 232
Views: 9,712
Posted By 14max

The bragging. The rest is fine...

The bragging. The rest is fine...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-25-10, 12:03 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,512
Posted By 14max

+1 My DEAN fits the bill...

+1 My DEAN fits the bill...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-18-10, 06:03 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,992
Posted By 14max

Thanks for the attempt at a tutorial but, no,...

Thanks for the attempt at a tutorial but, no, that isn't what I meant since was talking about the brake caliper. SRAM doesn't offer a long reach caliper and that wound up being a deal breaker for me...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-18-10, 04:22 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,992
Posted By 14max

Sorry, I should have been more specific. I meant...

Sorry, I should have been more specific. I meant old standard reach calipers (47mm - 57mm) like Shimano's R600 which are now considered 'long' reach.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-18-10, 02:18 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,992
Posted By 14max

I've had both. Rival beat 105. I'm riding...

I've had both. Rival beat 105. I'm riding Ultegra (6600) now but, if SRAM made a normal reach caliper, I'd go back to Rival.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-13-10, 01:04 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,761
Posted By 14max

Sometimes yes, sometimes no. On my DEAN, I...

Sometimes yes, sometimes no.

On my DEAN, I have an FSA handlebar with Thomson X2 Elite stem and seatpost. On my Specialized I'll be running Nitto bars, stem, and seatpost.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-11-10, 07:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 733
Posted By 14max

Silver classic round bar, stem, and seatpost. ...

Silver classic round bar, stem, and seatpost. Nitto would look good on that and, for goodness sake, don't skimp.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-10-10, 04:38 AM
Replies: 18,868
Views: 3,800,890
Posted By 14max

44cm Nitto Mod. 176 bars 120mm Nitto Pearl stem...

44cm Nitto Mod. 176 bars
120mm Nitto Pearl stem
250mm Nitto Dynamic 65 seatpost
28c Panaracer Pasela TG tires (2)
Blackburn BC-1 Comp cages
Shimano M520 pedals
black cork tape
Shimano brake...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-09-10, 12:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 482
Posted By 14max

New bits have been purchased. Going on it will...

New bits have been purchased. Going on it will be a Nitto cockpit that fits me (Mod. 176 bars, Pearl stem, and Dynamic seatpost), Fizik Aliante saddle, Shimano M520 pedals, and Panaracer Pasela TG...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-09-10, 07:34 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 587
Posted By 14max

I've had several customs. My first was a Curtlo,...

I've had several customs. My first was a Curtlo, my second a Kirk, my third a Strong, and my fourth is a DEAN. I like the DEAN because it's lightweight, corrosion resistant, and has an...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-08-10, 03:01 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 8,978
Posted By 14max

I've just gone through the process and can highly...

I've just gone through the process and can highly recommend. Yes, sometimes communication can be sketchy during the build process but it was well worth it. If I had the cash and needed a second...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-08-10, 09:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 482
Posted By 14max

Yeah, I agree. I want to be able to take this...

Yeah, I agree. I want to be able to take this one out whenever I feel going retro. The aesthetic sensibilities of the older saddle and pedals aside, I don't believe they make sense when it comes to...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-08-10, 09:35 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 482
Posted By 14max

The toughest decision will be to go with a modern...

The toughest decision will be to go with a modern saddle and pedals or to keep those pieces period-correct. Since it's not going to be a show bike, I believe that going with what's comfortable and...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-08-10, 09:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 482
Posted By 14max

I'd thought about that as well. If I could find...

I'd thought about that as well. If I could find new hoods I'd be happy.
Forum: Road Cycling
03-08-10, 07:40 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 482
Posted By 14max

New (to me) Bike

This probably will be more interesting to the folks in C&V but I thought you guys might want to see the gem I found the other day. Everything on the bike except tires, chain, and tape is original to...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-05-10, 04:39 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 4,536
Posted By 14max

This was about 1 1/2 years ago. Mike from BD...

This was about 1 1/2 years ago. Mike from BD caught wind of the problem and offered to send a new frameset in exchange for the old one. I thanked him and told him that I'd had the shell reamed and...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-02-10, 07:07 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 4,536
Posted By 14max

I did and definitely wouldn't do it again. The...

I did and definitely wouldn't do it again. The bottom bracket was seized into the shell of the aluminum/carbon bike I bought. Their customer service is, well, non-existent. If I were to purchase...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-02-10, 07:04 PM
Forum: Road Cycling
02-25-10, 05:18 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,377
Posted By 14max

Picture this in red metal flake and it's my first...

Picture this in red metal flake and it's my first bike from 1976...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-23-10, 03:56 PM
Replies: 18,868
Views: 3,800,890
Posted By 14max

I bought a pair of black SKS 35mm fenders last...

I bought a pair of black SKS 35mm fenders last week. They're mounted on the bike now and life is good...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-22-10, 05:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 314
Posted By 14max

I went last year and it was great fun. Tons to...

I went last year and it was great fun. Tons to see and admire. Enjoy...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-21-10, 09:44 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,619
Posted By 14max

I have a titanium road bike. It has fenders and...

I have a titanium road bike. It has fenders and is used for wet and dry. In short, yes, I have a wet and dry pavement road bike...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-20-10, 01:37 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,354
Posted By 14max

I'd love to but 1. that model is sold out and 2....

I'd love to but 1. that model is sold out and 2. I don't care for red. I may go with the Rival model, but 105 is quite good. Since this would be my second bike, I'm not sure I need higher end...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-20-10, 12:28 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,354
Posted By 14max

Any other opinions? My other option is to just...

Any other opinions? My other option is to just have the one bike and use my racier wheels on it...
Forum: Road Cycling
02-19-10, 10:04 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,354
Posted By 14max

Yes, it's helping. However, I already have a...

Yes, it's helping. However, I already have a great group and a very nice set of wheels for my DEAN. Next?
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