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09-11-22, 04:47 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,541
Posted By chuckybb

I have a similar situation with decals starting...

I have a similar situation with decals starting to peal. Just wondering if anyone has had success with any of these procedures?
09-06-22, 08:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 278
Posted By chuckybb

Wheel out of true only while being ridden?

My young but 6'-1" tall ridding buddy asked if I could true up his front wheel (29" wheel w/2.6 inch wide mountain tires) on his Schwinn Axum mountain bike. We lifted the bike up and spun the wheel...
09-06-22, 08:06 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 329
Posted By chuckybb

Thanks! Lots of good advice.

Thanks! Lots of good advice.
08-29-22, 10:41 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 329
Posted By chuckybb

Tires for hookless rims

I picked up an old Otero road bike, I think made in the mid-seventies, that has a hook-less at the front. It is a Rigida Chromage Superchromix <74> 27 X 1 1/4" (H.P) Steel Rims 36H - France. The...
08-20-22, 03:10 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 102
Posted By chuckybb

Altus clamp issues

I'm trying to remove the clamp form a Altus shifter. I thought removing the 5 point screw would do it, but no luck. Any suggestions?
The shifter is a Shimano Altus SL-M315. Exploded view is at: LINK...
07-28-22, 10:45 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 720
Posted By chuckybb

Grease or Oil on Freewheel Pawls?

In the past, any freewheels that I have cleaned up and greased with the Park Tool poly-urea grease on the bearings and the pawls have sounded like the grease was preventing the pawls from functioning...
07-14-22, 03:00 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 412
Posted By chuckybb

Two flats in six miles

Went for a ride on a rail to trail path today and had 2 puncture flats in less than 6 miles. The tires are 'Bell Flat Defense Hybrid Gravel Bike Tire' 700x38c. Seems like 'Flat Defense' is fiction....
07-05-22, 02:50 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 170
Posted By chuckybb

Mystery Seatpost

I found this seatpost hammered into an old Atala tandem. After much effort it was divorced from the bike. Seems like a nice design, about 26.9mm dia. Does anyone knows who manufactured it? ...
06-10-22, 01:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 377
Posted By chuckybb

Pads seem undamaged. Brakes work fine. I will...

Pads seem undamaged. Brakes work fine. I will just leave it as is. Thanks all!
06-09-22, 12:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 377
Posted By chuckybb

Is these Rims OK?

I have two older rims with the same sort of condition. I'm not sure if this is normal and just a result of the rim manufacture. Both occur right under the manufacture's sticker. Any thoughts?...
06-07-22, 03:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 236
Posted By chuckybb

Excellent! Thanks!

Excellent! Thanks!
06-07-22, 03:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 236
Posted By chuckybb

Thanks! Just feeling-out the options.

Thanks! Just feeling-out the options.
06-06-22, 12:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 236
Posted By chuckybb

Replace Shimano 105 (rd-1050) with Dura-ace rd-7400

Took a fall yesterday on my '87 Trek 560 and the 6 speed rd-1050 seems to have taken the brunt of it. My body protected most of the bike from the road, haha. I'm just wondering about replacing the...
04-21-22, 10:04 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 188
Posted By chuckybb

Rear derailleur cable fixing bolt problem

I'm trying to adjust my Shimano 105 (RD-1050) rear derailleur and the bolt part of the cable fixing bolt assemble just spins while attempting to tighten on the cable. I'm not sure if something was...
04-03-22, 11:28 AM
04-03-22, 11:23 AM
04-03-22, 10:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 181
Posted By chuckybb

Shimano 600 mf 6208 rear hub "dust cover" removal and reinstallation

I've been working on a 1987 Trek 560 Pro Series and just wondering how to removal and reinstall Shimano 600 mf 6208 rear hub "dust cover". I was able to turn it about 1/8 turn and it didn't seem to...
02-27-22, 03:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 181
Posted By chuckybb

Flip-flop hub on old tandem Atala

I've been fixing-up an old tandem Atala and one thing I'm curious about is the flip-flop hub. I have seen what appears to be a second freewheel or cog on the left side but I'm not sure. I didn't know...
02-27-22, 01:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 224
Posted By chuckybb

help with internal cable routing

I was struggling with replacing the rear shifter cable on my Trek 560 when after trying that black cable liner (too fat) I thought I could try pulling the new cable through the rear cablestay by...
02-27-22, 12:14 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,666
Posted By chuckybb

Many hours on the 'Vittoria Zaffiro V Training...

Many hours on the 'Vittoria Zaffiro V Training Bicycle Tires" with no problems.
02-27-22, 12:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 797
Posted By chuckybb

I'm using the black cable liner and that seems to...

I'm using the black cable liner and that seems to work just fine. Thanks to everyone for the good suggestions.
12-28-21, 03:51 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,666
Posted By chuckybb

Thanks so much for the offer! I had some trainer...

Thanks so much for the offer! I had some trainer tires that have been put away in the attic, so I put one on an old heavy wheel and will swap when I want to hit the road. The comment about "small...
12-27-21, 09:25 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,666
Posted By chuckybb

Road tires for use on a trainer

Any problem using road tires, like "Continental Supersport Plus", on a trainer?
12-06-21, 12:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 319
Posted By chuckybb

Old Swallow tires

I'm working on a 1984 Trek 410 with what appear to be the original 27x1.25 Swallow tires. They have plenty of tread left, no cracks and seem supple. It would be crazy to think they are still good,...
10-07-21, 04:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 797
Posted By chuckybb

Vintage Trek bottom bracket open groove cable guide

I recently obtained a 1985 Trek 560 that has the derailleur cables running in grooves in the bottom bracket. Seems like this is a spot that creates a lot of friction in the cable movement. I'm just...
10-03-21, 03:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 369
Posted By chuckybb

Thanks plonz. Ultrasonic cleaner might be my next...

Thanks plonz. Ultrasonic cleaner might be my next try. Haven't got one but should come in handy.
10-03-21, 10:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 369
Posted By chuckybb

Recently picked up a 1985 Trek 560 with a Suntour...

Recently picked up a 1985 Trek 560 with a Suntour Cyclone front derailleur. It was completely locked to one position with the limit screws. All screws have been freed up and backed out. With much...
10-03-21, 07:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 369
Posted By chuckybb

Suntour Cyclone front derailleur sticks

Recently picked up a 1985 Trek 560 with a Suntour Cyclone front derailleur. It was completely locked to one position with the limit screws. All screws have been freed up and backed out. With much...
09-04-21, 08:56 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,607
Posted By chuckybb

Cable rub fix

I had a similar problem on my cheap old tandem. I didn't want to wait for a new different cable guide to arrive, so I just took a 3" piece of cable housing and some electrical tape and fastened it to...
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