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10-04-19, 12:16 PM
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Posted By dweenk

I was a newbie once. I didn't find the rules of...

I was a newbie once. I didn't find the rules of the forum to be onerous; I thought the rules made sense. We have all seen a few trolls come in and ruin discussions. Maybe the rules could be amended...
10-01-19, 01:25 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,795
Posted By dweenk

Thinking of putting it in an ice cream container...

Thinking of putting it in an ice cream container and burying next to my son's deceased cat. I didn't like the cat, and the cat didn't like the camera. We may have equilibrium now.
10-01-19, 01:15 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,795
Posted By dweenk

Death of a Digital Camera

My dear old Canon PowerShot A10 died today. It refuses to power up. The camera is ancient and low-end (1.3 mega pixels), but it served us well for many years of shots emailed to family around the...
08-18-19, 11:12 AM
Replies: 52,445
Views: 7,077,862
Posted By dweenk

Centurion

Centurion LeMans-RS Road Bike - $150 (Salisbury)

https://easternshore.craigslist.org/bik/d/salisbury-centurion-lemans-rs-road-bike/6958756061.html...
07-05-19, 11:58 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 704
Posted By dweenk

The old adage "you'll catch more flies with sugar...

The old adage "you'll catch more flies with sugar than with vinegar" applies here. Being in-your-face with a transaction usually results in no transaction at all. The hard-ass sellers and buyers that...
07-01-19, 12:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 475
Posted By dweenk

A Shoutout to BF Members Who Go Above, in This case mountaindave

Back in February I bought a Schwinn Cimarron that needed the original stem. Mountaindave provided one, but sadly it was lacking the little Suntour button logo.

Today - out of the blue - I get what...
06-29-19, 12:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 843
Posted By dweenk

That bike cost a worker 6 months wages you say,...

That bike cost a worker 6 months wages you say, so the worker bought the best he could afford and probably paid saved up cash or installments on a lay away plan. These days in the US the average...
06-29-19, 11:51 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 648
Posted By dweenk

Call me lazy, but if the BB spins fine - I would...

Call me lazy, but if the BB spins fine - I would wait until it doesn't. Fix what needs fixing.
06-15-19, 09:46 AM
Replies: 13,642
Views: 2,768,566
Posted By dweenk

I went to a barn sale this morning and bought a...

I went to a barn sale this morning and bought a Park PCS-1 for $3.00.

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06-11-19, 12:50 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 479
Posted By dweenk

The OP's shifter is indexed, each click moves the...

The OP's shifter is indexed, each click moves the cable a certain distance. While a friction shifter will work in theory, it will be damned hard to locate the "sweet spot" for the gear change.
06-11-19, 09:43 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 479
Posted By dweenk

It appears that part of the plastic housing has...

It appears that part of the plastic housing has broken off. A coop or ebay may your best chance to find one. I think that is the "333" model.
05-12-19, 11:30 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 573
Posted By dweenk

You may want to post over on the CABE as well. As...

You may want to post over on the CABE as well. As I recall there were a few aluminum cruisers produced in the post war years.
04-23-19, 10:52 AM
Replies: 6,723
Views: 1,607,076
Posted By dweenk

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1986 Schwinn Cimmaron as found......
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