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10-06-21, 07:24 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 5,574
Posted By JohnDThompson

Straight-blade forks, especially straight-blade...

Straight-blade forks, especially straight-blade carbon fiber forks on a vintage steel frame.
09-30-21, 12:16 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 951
Posted By verktyg

Custom Built Frame

Frame looks a little cobby for a custom builder of note???

Time Trial and Criterium frames were very popular in the UK up into the late 70's, early 80's. Those types of frames had very short wheel...
09-24-21, 07:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 442
Posted By 75lechamp

Progress....

Making a good bit of progress on my build....

...
09-18-21, 08:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 355
Posted By Gonzo Bob

Dura-Ace 6/7/8 speed rear derailers are...

Dura-Ace 6/7/8 speed rear derailers are compatible with Dura-Ace (but not non Dura-Ace) 6/7/8 speed shifters. Shimano made the Dura-Ace rear derailer cable pull compatible with all other Shimano...
09-16-21, 12:39 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 797
Posted By 52telecaster

Also I never use small-small. My main focus is to...

Also I never use small-small. My main focus is to not have big, big destroy anything.
09-15-21, 08:47 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 981
Posted By Doug Fattic

It is more than just culture that Americans can...

It is more than just culture that Americans can do more finish work on custom frames than the classic era Europeans. I Paid $75 for my Hetchins frame in 1969. That means the builder has very limited...
09-14-21, 09:08 AM
Replies: 64,424
Views: 10,004,234
Posted By 52telecaster

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Just picked it up.
09-13-21, 09:09 PM
Replies: 4,328
Views: 426,190
Posted By malcala622

I knew I had some Phillipe bars but I'm sure this...

I knew I had some Phillipe bars but I'm sure this isn't the style you need.
...
09-12-21, 03:32 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,365
Posted By Mr. 66

Sweet!!!! I got a turn out it! I need a break...

Sweet!!!! I got a turn out it! I need a break that did a number on my upper back....
09-11-21, 06:58 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 652
Posted By lonesomesteve

Another Centurion Semi-Pro Released from Captivity

I recently found a Centurion Semi-Pro on my local Craigslist and was unable to resist its chrome-lugged beauty. In typical Craigslist fashion, the pictures were out of focus and upside down and the...
09-11-21, 05:16 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,365
Posted By Mr. 66

That's the fact Jack

Today's find at the "warehouse" 1972ish Jack Taylor unattended for years, left in an unheated storage my newest crusty critter. Campy, Stronglight, 3ttt, high flange, 5 speed, 144 bcd 175 strada,...
09-10-21, 06:06 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 981
Posted By gazman22

Jack Taylor will take some work

Picked this up today. Best guess is the frame is the only thing left that is original. 26" wheel in front / 700c in rear! A little more rust than I would like but I wasn't going to pass it up....
09-08-21, 09:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 381
Posted By C9H13N

Phil says they make cartridges for a 63mm wide...

Phil says they make cartridges for a 63mm wide shell. That’s only 1mm off on either side from yours. The Phil cups are shoulderless so you’ll be able to tighten it just fine.
09-06-21, 04:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 468
Posted By droppedandlost

1973-1/2 Motobecane Grand Jubile

1973-1/2 Motobecane Grand Jubile

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Member Dylansbob gave me a great deal on this...
08-31-21, 06:41 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,325
Posted By jjhabbs

I ran a shop in the 80s and its amazing how many...

I ran a shop in the 80s and its amazing how many people had those on their bicycles. Many took off the campy rear derailleur and put one VX on. Especially if they had a long cage. The VXGT was the...
08-28-21, 09:05 PM
Replies: 64,424
Views: 10,004,234
Posted By bargo68

I done got to it! It's mine!!! Got home about...

I done got to it! It's mine!!!
Got home about an hour ago and had enough daylight to take the wheelset off and just eyeball it til I couldn't see anymore. :)
It's in pretty great shape for 1985....
08-12-21, 07:47 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 8,014
Posted By Spaghetti Legs

He’s cleaned up his credit card touring game over...

He’s cleaned up his credit card touring game over the years

...
08-12-21, 08:55 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 8,014
Posted By gugie

rhm did for me. ...

rhm did for me.

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08-11-21, 03:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,472
Posted By winstonb

Frames! Frames! Frames!

Time to clear some space and move on some bikes that deserve to be ridden. I'm located in Ventura, CA and would prefer a local-ish sale, but am willing to ship or deliver for additional fee's.
...
08-11-21, 11:54 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 743
Posted By Dylansbob

Just a little update from this mornings short...

Just a little update from this mornings short ride. I leveled out the cockpit, threw a single wrap of twilltape on, and swapped a gs corse 30t freewheel on. Feels good, although the narrow 6spd...
08-10-21, 03:19 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 743
Posted By Dylansbob

Late 70s C.N.C. Special / Spidel -- Pic heavy

Thanks to WGB for the spot on CL, I brought this home today. Here's a bunch of pics after giving it a quick clean so as to bring it into the basement. The PO had purchased it from an American attache...
08-10-21, 12:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 291
Posted By jPrichard10

Uniglide fix... anyone swapped just the outer body of the freehub?

In my most recent chapter of "making things work that shouldn't" I'm trying to Hyperglidize some old (first Gen) Shimano 600 hubs. Did they make HG 600 hubs? Yes. But I really want to use these...
08-10-21, 02:50 AM
Replies: 64,424
Views: 10,004,234
Posted By Lazyass

Brian Decker time trial bicycle (1974) $550 ...

Brian Decker time trial bicycle (1974)
$550
60cm (23.5") frame size, 27" wheels
Chromium molybdenum double-butted frame
Campagnolo hubs, Fiamme yellow label (track) rims, tubular tires
TA cranks...
08-02-21, 07:49 PM
Replies: 64,424
Views: 10,004,234
Posted By bark_eater

I haven't got to really go over it, but it looks...

I haven't got to really go over it, but it looks like its got 15,000 miles on the original chain, so the small chain ring and the freewheel are toast. I'm assuming the Atom free wheel is French...
08-01-21, 05:37 PM
Replies: 64,424
Views: 10,004,234
Posted By bark_eater

I didnt quite smoke tires on my gravel driveway,...

I didnt quite smoke tires on my gravel driveway, but this gem is in the bike cave...:D
07-29-21, 03:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 766
Posted By hazetguy

07-19-21, 10:29 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 3,899
Posted By tkamd73

Trek TX 900, top of the line for Trek in 77 Tim...

Trek TX 900, top of the line for Trek in 77
Tim

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07-19-21, 09:14 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 3,899
Posted By no67el

I love all the bikes--- both the "creme de la...

I love all the bikes--- both the "creme de la creme" and the mutts which ride far better than they should.

My two favorite bikes at the moment are a humble Peugeot PFN10, which was Peugeot's...
07-18-21, 09:11 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 3,899
Posted By sced

Custom Super Mistral Fastback had all the bells...

Custom Super Mistral Fastback had all the bells and whistles Holdsworth offered in 1973. Originally came as an all Nuovo / Record 5 speed, tubulars, and Cinelli saddle.
...
07-15-21, 03:33 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 7,617
Posted By panzerwagon

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Forum: Touring
07-15-21, 09:17 AM
Replies: 1,622
Views: 286,966
Posted By balto charlie

Last week I went on a 4 day bikepacking tour...

Last week I went on a 4 day bikepacking tour through the Monogahela Nat For in W. Va. I love this place, temps were a cool 75F/24C. Rain was a factor but I found a gazebo (with electric) where I was...
07-11-21, 07:38 PM
Replies: 64,424
Views: 10,004,234
Posted By donoharm

I love how all these posts are proof that...

I love how all these posts are proof that bicycles basically last forever with routine maintenance. This is such a great thread.
07-01-21, 03:08 PM
Replies: 251
Views: 47,472
Posted By 75lechamp

Family photo...

Here's my stable, including the top 3 in the line - '74 Champion Team (orange), '75 Le Champion (silver lilac) and '74 Grand Record (black/red)....

...
06-27-21, 12:13 AM
Replies: 251
Views: 47,472
Posted By Hproduguidon

I do not know the model or the year of this...

I do not know the model or the year of this motobecane
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06-26-21, 02:52 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,517
Posted By Andy Antipas

1973 Colnago Super Molteni Replica

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06-21-21, 02:01 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,382
Posted By Andy_K

Honestly, I'm not even certain that a given...

Honestly, I'm not even certain that a given Bianchi Specialissima wouldn't be different from another one made later the same day. Certainly it would be different than another one that's a different...
06-20-21, 11:35 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,382
Posted By satbuilder

It’s important to collect as many as possible and...

It’s important to collect as many as possible and try them out in order to find the answer
06-20-21, 05:49 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,382
Posted By Sir_Name

It really does come down to geometry in large...

It really does come down to geometry in large part, that’s not a minor aspect. :)
06-17-21, 09:59 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,365
Posted By gaucho777

A Campagnolo-equipped Mixte Means Love

I bought this bike several years ago, back before it fit my daughter. I started another thread about the bike...
06-11-21, 12:46 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,223
Posted By Classtime

A possibility is to select an organized century...

A possibility is to select an organized century that suits your vintage road ride fancy and encourage C&V'ers to target that ride. After a couple years of increasing participation, the organizers may...
06-11-21, 12:14 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,223
Posted By non-fixie

Not sure how big the "Bay Area" is. Having some...

Not sure how big the "Bay Area" is. Having some experience with Americans, it's probably a lot bigger than I think. :)

So, the Retro Tour of Flanders would be my suggestion. Lots of paved routes,...
06-11-21, 10:59 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,223
Posted By tricky

Wouldn't the mythical French Fender Day be...

Wouldn't the mythical French Fender Day be considered a vintage get-together/ride? I haven't been but it seems cool.
06-10-21, 06:33 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,223
Posted By steelbikeguy

as Mr. iab and Andy K suggest, it's not a bad...

as Mr. iab and Andy K suggest, it's not a bad idea to just throw together a ride, promote it through whatever methods are available, and see what happens.
I've been doing this for a few years and...
06-10-21, 05:40 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,223
Posted By davester

There's Cino, but that's in Montana and I've...

There's Cino, but that's in Montana and I've heard that it has more gravel than Eroica. I did pose this exact same question about seven years ago and someone on the forum responded "why don't you...
06-07-21, 04:20 PM
Replies: 64,424
Views: 10,004,234
Posted By Flatforkcrown

I ended up with both of these bikes… they both...

I ended up with both of these bikes… they both needed work, but between the two I ended up with a nice mostly period correct de rosa. If I would have gotten a ready to ride de Rosa for the price of...
06-03-21, 12:15 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 356
Posted By Brewsmith

FS: Suntour Winner Pro 13-21 FW - Never Ridden

Installed on a show bike for a bit, but never actually seen any mileage. As such it is in nearly new condition. Asking $40 shipped
...
06-01-21, 03:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 805
Posted By HeikoS69

New Scans of Daniel Rebour drawings

I have digitized most of the bicycle related Rebour drawings from the French magazine „Le Cycle“ 1945 - 1974 and published the scans on Flickr with kind permission of Martine Rebour, sole living heir...
05-31-21, 04:01 PM
Replies: 64,424
Views: 10,004,234
Posted By Rocket-Sauce

https://boston.craigslist.org/nwb/bik/d/winchester...

https://boston.craigslist.org/nwb/bik/d/winchester-vintage-sekai-racing-bike/7329787092.htmlVintage Sekai racing bike - $100 (Winchester)...
05-29-21, 06:46 AM
Replies: 64,424
Views: 10,004,234
Posted By JohnDThompson

That was an actual SunTour option for the cyclone...

That was an actual SunTour option for the cyclone front derailleur.

VeloBase.com - Component: SunTour Cyclone (with no cable housing stop; with wide cage extension added)...
05-29-21, 06:15 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,112
Posted By Kabuki12

Since I am in my late sixties I have changed most...

Since I am in my late sixties I have changed most of my bikes over to 28t free wheels without changing the Campy NR derailleurs or wheels. I just back the axel stop screws out so the jockey wheel...
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