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Posted By sahadev

Suzue hubs and skewers/Araya rims - Any value?

I have a wheelset with what appears to be basic 36h Suzue hubs, plus Suzue skewers. The hubs are marked "3D LPF". The rims are Araya 27 x 1 1/4. Tires are Bontrager Select B 27 x 1 1/4. Freewheel is...
Forum: Introductions
06-16-11, 10:17 PM
Replies: 7
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Posted By sahadev

I was born and raised in Mobile. Spent many a...

I was born and raised in Mobile. Spent many a summer at Gulf Shores. Rode many miles in the area as a kid. Have fun!
11-06-10, 11:53 AM
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Posted By sahadev

This Moulton is made in England, not by Dave...

This Moulton is made in England, not by Dave Moulton. Post this on the folding bike forum where it is a well known marquee.
10-16-10, 11:14 PM
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Posted By sahadev

The bush looks like a Rosemary. The bike is nice!

The bush looks like a Rosemary. The bike is nice!
Forum: Folding Bikes
09-14-10, 02:35 PM
Replies: 3
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Posted By sahadev

Gold plated Brompton

SC, is this your next bike?

http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/green-living-blog/2010/sep/08/gold-plated-brompton

Paul
Forum: Folding Bikes
08-24-10, 04:22 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,783
Posted By sahadev

Snafu, As someone who checks in frequently...

Snafu,

As someone who checks in frequently but posts seldomly, I would like to say that I always read your posts. I appreciate your sense of humor and your sense of the absurd. This forum...
02-13-10, 02:34 PM
Replies: 9
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Posted By sahadev

What is a BB-1? Did he mean RB-1?

What is a BB-1? Did he mean RB-1?
Forum: Framebuilders
10-25-09, 10:37 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 926
Posted By sahadev

Try posting this in the Folding Bike forum as...

Try posting this in the Folding Bike forum as well. There are many R20 owners there who might have info that could help you out.

They are great little bikes. I had one myself and used the...
Forum: Folding Bikes
09-26-09, 02:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,372
Posted By sahadev

That is stunning!

That is stunning!
Forum: Folding Bikes
09-22-09, 10:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,384
Posted By sahadev

We will need lots of pics in order to be able to...

We will need lots of pics in order to be able to truly help you out. This is an obscure brand/model that probably very few have heard of.
09-20-09, 02:18 PM
Replies: 1
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Posted By sahadev

Luis, Be sure to post this in the folding...

Luis,

Be sure to post this in the folding bike forum as well. They would love to see more photos and your impressions of your bike...Paul
09-03-09, 04:58 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,746
Posted By sahadev

Very nice composition. I have found that taking...

Very nice composition. I have found that taking B&W photos will help to improve the quality of your photos because it highlights what really matters in a photo - subject matter, framing, composition,...
Forum: Folding Bikes
09-02-09, 12:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 691
Posted By sahadev

YikeBike folding electric "bike"

I guess because it has two wheels it can be called a bicycle. Still...

But it folds, it is electric and it has Schwalbe Kojaks on it.

Take a look here...
Forum: Folding Bikes
08-31-09, 07:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 5,053
Posted By sahadev

An oxalic acid bath seems to be the cure-all for...

An oxalic acid bath seems to be the cure-all for removing rust from metal parts. As stated above there is plenty of info on the C&V forum.

Just curious - does your bike have cottered cranks? And...
08-26-09, 11:25 PM
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Posted By sahadev

^^Pics Please!!

^^Pics Please!!
08-24-09, 11:51 PM
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Posted By sahadev

Yes! Pics please of the 80's Raleigh 20!

Yes! Pics please of the 80's Raleigh 20!
Forum: Folding Bikes
08-24-09, 03:24 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 917
Posted By sahadev

So what would be the largest chain ring that...

So what would be the largest chain ring that could fit a NWT and still allow it to fold and pack? I need to put a larger ring on my '94 NWT. It is 52 now. Who has put on a larger ring, what size and...
Forum: Folding Bikes
08-17-09, 02:13 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,430
Posted By sahadev

The photos do indeed make it look like 24" or...

The photos do indeed make it look like 24" or larger wheels, but the article states that it has 20" wheels.

I like the look of this bike and their attempt to add the kind of basic functionality...
Forum: Folding Bikes
08-12-09, 11:46 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,373
Posted By sahadev

Beautiful! I would love to own one. Moulton...

Beautiful! I would love to own one.

Moulton really knows how to design an elegant bike that is still practical and usable. They are in a class by themselves.
08-10-09, 11:53 PM
Replies: 14
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Posted By sahadev

Last year I rebuilt a R20 and used a fork from an...

Last year I rebuilt a R20 and used a fork from an EZ Sport recumbent. It had the long steerer tube required by the R20. It worked well, took 100mm hubs and had braze-ons for v-brakes. I believe it...
Forum: Folding Bikes
08-07-09, 05:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 8,563
Posted By sahadev

Where on earth did you get that front hub? I...

Where on earth did you get that front hub? I have never seen one like it. Is it anodized to that orange color?

Since you began with a kid's mtn bike, are there any concerns about weight limits on...
Forum: Folding Bikes
08-07-09, 05:17 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,896
Posted By sahadev

I have owned and sold a DT IX w/ front...

I have owned and sold a DT IX w/ front suspension. It was a great bike, especially after I upgraded the drivetrain from the low end derailleur that came OEM. The derailleur that came with the bike...
Forum: Folding Bikes
05-07-09, 01:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 5,669
Posted By sahadev

That is one cool looking bike. Great find! ...

That is one cool looking bike. Great find!

Are those 16" tires?
Forum: Folding Bikes
05-06-09, 12:18 PM
Replies: 367
Views: 29,667
Posted By sahadev

Where did you take the first pic(the one with the...

Where did you take the first pic(the one with the waterfall and bridges)? I live in the Bay Area but do not recognize the setting. Looks like a nice ride.
Forum: Folding Bikes
04-30-09, 11:06 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,359
Posted By sahadev

When I built my R20 I initially used the RST...

When I built my R20 I initially used the RST suspension fork. It would dive under even modest acceleration and braking, plus as stated above, it was heavy. I replaced it with the Sun EZ fork, which...
Forum: Folding Bikes
04-08-09, 03:41 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 940
Posted By sahadev

It was great fun and a great ride last year. It...

It was great fun and a great ride last year. It certainly would not be a bad thing to do the same ride again. Maybe we could shoot to ride all the way across the GG bridge and come back on the ferry....
Forum: Folding Bikes
03-22-09, 03:11 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 799
Posted By sahadev

Welcome back! Congratulations on making it...

Welcome back! Congratulations on making it through what had to be a rough patch for you. I am sure that you're willingness to see something bright in every situation has served you well.

BTW, the...
Forum: Folding Bikes
03-19-09, 08:58 PM
Replies: 1,620
Views: 264,399
Posted By sahadev

Two R20s on CL in San Jose CA, plus parts and...

Two R20s on CL in San Jose CA, plus parts and "extra folding bikes"(??). Does this belong to someone here? Will you show us the Moulton when it arrives?
...
Forum: Folding Bikes
03-02-09, 02:41 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 893
Posted By sahadev

Job well done! Very impressive stats. There have...

Job well done! Very impressive stats. There have been times when I wished I had a 9-5 job just so I could commute as much as some others do.

The SRAM upgrade is the best thing you can do for that...
Forum: Folding Bikes
02-23-09, 11:48 PM
Replies: 1,620
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Posted By sahadev

Nuts! I was looking for one in black. ...

Nuts! I was looking for one in black.

http://sfbay.craigslist.org/eby/bik/1045069101.html
Forum: Folding Bikes
02-20-09, 09:28 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,586
Posted By sahadev

A very expensive one in the S. F. area. ...

A very expensive one in the S. F. area.

http://sfbay.craigslist.org/nby/bik/1033012410.html
Forum: Folding Bikes
01-23-09, 09:14 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 7,866
Posted By sahadev

Photos! We must have photos!

Photos! We must have photos!
Forum: Folding Bikes
01-23-09, 09:07 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,496
Posted By sahadev

I will be there if my bike is reassembled by...

I will be there if my bike is reassembled by then. I am having BF braze on brake bosses so I can use v-brakes up front. The work should be done in time. Apparently they will be needed for the descent!
Forum: Folding Bikes
01-21-09, 04:54 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 8,918
Posted By sahadev

Beautiful bike! That white is a nice color. If it...

Beautiful bike! That white is a nice color. If it wasn't so hard to keep clean I would use it more often. I hope to do the same as you and acquire another BF. I have an older NWT, which I enjoy, but...
Forum: Folding Bikes
12-04-08, 02:36 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 658
Posted By sahadev

The following instruction for searching was...

The following instruction for searching was posted on Yak. It's the only way that I know to search it. My text doesn't wrap consistently either. I think it is the forum itself that causes this to...
Forum: Folding Bikes
12-03-08, 09:24 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 658
Posted By sahadev

Invisiblehand has given you the link to the Yak...

Invisiblehand has given you the link to the Yak page. You can read posts there or you can subscribe and have them delivered to your inbox.

I have already answered my question about fenders for my...
Forum: Folding Bikes
12-02-08, 09:37 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 658
Posted By sahadev

Welcome to the BF family. That's BikeForums and...

Welcome to the BF family. That's BikeForums and BikeFriday. I'm sure you will love your new wheels.

I recently upgraded my ride from a Downtube, which I loved, to a pre-loved New World Tourist....
Forum: Commuting
12-01-08, 11:35 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,158
Posted By sahadev

Did you find this for sale here in the USA? If...

Did you find this for sale here in the USA? If you did, where was that? Thx.
Forum: Folding Bikes
11-05-08, 09:54 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,825
Posted By sahadev

I've just pared my stable from 3 bikes to "only...

I've just pared my stable from 3 bikes to "only 2", and I'm already looking for a Tikit to fill the huge void. At least it's a cheaper habit than doing the same thing with cars.

Plus it's more...
Forum: Folding Bikes
11-05-08, 03:00 PM
Replies: 1,620
Views: 264,399
Posted By sahadev

+1:thumb:

+1:thumb:
Forum: Folding Bikes
11-03-08, 12:37 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 730
Posted By sahadev

Did you actually get the trailer at K-Mart, or is...

Did you actually get the trailer at K-Mart, or is that a reference to the quality? If you did, may I ask how much you paid? Any quality issues? How much weight will it carry?

I've been...
11-01-08, 09:07 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,816
Posted By sahadev

Are Kirk's still in business? They used to be in...

Are Kirk's still in business? They used to be in Cupertino and in San Jose. Hamburgers made from ground steak, cooked to order plus all the fixins'. Check them out.
Forum: Folding Bikes
10-26-08, 09:17 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,130
Posted By sahadev

I have been surprised at how silent both my DT IX...

I have been surprised at how silent both my DT IX and BF NWT have been. It has been a bit too easy to sneak up on other riders and pedestrians. They both occasionally make a bit of noise, but very...
Forum: Folding Bikes
10-20-08, 07:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 417
Posted By sahadev

Sounds like fun. My DT IX and I will have to miss...

Sounds like fun. My DT IX and I will have to miss it though. Be sure to post pics.
Forum: Folding Bikes
10-14-08, 07:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 763
Posted By sahadev

Followup: I finally found the serial # on my...

Followup:

I finally found the serial # on my BF. Following an FAQ on the BF site, I found it on the derrailleur dropout above the axle slot. It had been hidden by the QR nut.

As it turns out...
Forum: Folding Bikes
10-13-08, 10:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 763
Posted By sahadev

That suspicion is at least part of the reason I...

That suspicion is at least part of the reason I posted. I'm curious to hear from the buyer, what kind of vibe they got from the seller. Over the phone the woman I spoke with didn't come across as a...
Forum: Folding Bikes
10-13-08, 08:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 763
Posted By sahadev

Did anyone here buy this bike!?!

I opened CL today and started my usual searches when I came across this ad:

Airnimal Rhino Travel Bike, color-black; perfect for street commuting and off road riding; fork-manitou R7; rear...
Forum: Folding Bikes
10-09-08, 02:43 PM
Replies: 1,171
Views: 267,437
Posted By sahadev

A thorough and readable report. These kinds of...

A thorough and readable report. These kinds of details are good to hear about. Congrats on your very nice new toy!
Forum: Folding Bikes
09-19-08, 03:57 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,712
Posted By sahadev

A Sting Ray without the banana seat?

A Sting Ray without the banana seat?
09-12-08, 05:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 7,487
Posted By sahadev

It does work. I have done it on an older Raleigh...

It does work. I have done it on an older Raleigh 20. Find an LBS that already has the Phil Wood tool to install the rings. It is expensive and you probably won't use it much.

IIRC, 68mm is the...
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