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07-12-18, 08:05 PM
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Posted By redneckwes

This is exactly why I started this thread! ...

This is exactly why I started this thread! Beautiful GP!
12-26-17, 11:00 AM
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Posted By redneckwes

Lots of info on Retrobike.co.uk worth a search. ...

Lots of info on Retrobike.co.uk worth a search.

I have a Raleigh USA frame I picked up along the way, hope to eventually build a replica of my own, I don't think many of the authentic Raleigh UK...
04-29-17, 01:19 PM
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Posted By redneckwes

I was riding along a few years ago trying to...

I was riding along a few years ago trying to identify an odd noise, turned out to be my left knee....
04-11-16, 05:41 PM
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Posted By redneckwes

You can take me off the list, I'm still among...

You can take me off the list, I'm still among the breathing. Just fighting a neck/nerve issue of my own over the past few years(Auto accident)

It's good to see some of the old names pop up.
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04-11-16, 05:26 PM
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Posted By redneckwes

Kurt is still hosting a bunch but the only 1930's...

Kurt is still hosting a bunch but the only 1930's catalog is mine from 1938.

'The Headbadge': 1938 Raleigh & Gazelle Catalog Brochure - USA (http://www.kurtkaminer.com/TH_raleigh_cat_us38.html)
03-02-16, 04:12 PM
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Posted By redneckwes

I have a darkroom, I wish I had the spare time...

I have a darkroom, I wish I had the spare time right now to be able to print my own work.

Wish I could help, Epson makes the best scanners.
02-21-16, 09:13 PM
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Posted By redneckwes

I doubt you are going to find a font that comes...

I doubt you are going to find a font that comes anywhere close. That was an era when people made things with pens on drafting tables.
02-21-16, 08:52 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 17,183
Posted By redneckwes

Another vote or these, I put SR Laprade posts on...

Another vote or these, I put SR Laprade posts on almost everything, easy to get and beautiful. I've never had one slip and I am not a small individual.
02-17-16, 10:07 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 14,958
Posted By redneckwes

http://i29.photobucket.com/albums/c263/cubtime100/...

http://i29.photobucket.com/albums/c263/cubtime100/IMG_0767.jpg
02-08-16, 08:58 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 7,358
Posted By redneckwes

Beautiful! I'm going to need close up...

Beautiful!

I'm going to need close up pictures, with measurements of the decals if you could. ;)
02-08-16, 08:56 PM
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Views: 3,749
Posted By redneckwes

I don't feel that the technological evolution...

I don't feel that the technological evolution that is currently underway in (mainstream) cycling is producing unsupportable machines, 10/11 speed, electronic shifting, parts becoming obsolete.
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02-08-16, 08:50 PM
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Posted By redneckwes

This.

This.
02-08-16, 11:37 AM
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Posted By redneckwes

I stole a picture of a 60's "Le Tour" cover with...

I stole a picture of a 60's "Le Tour" cover with Bobet on it from the C.R. list.

I genuinely dislike being attached to my smart phone, but as long as I have to make money i have little choice.
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02-07-16, 07:11 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,714
Posted By redneckwes

You can also put the freewheel remover in a bench...

You can also put the freewheel remover in a bench vice and turn the wheel counter-clockwise.

I attack them with brake-clean, then re oil.
02-07-16, 02:05 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,713
Posted By redneckwes

Nice Bike! That certainly has just about every...

Nice Bike! That certainly has just about every braze on I can imagine!
02-07-16, 10:37 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 805
Posted By redneckwes

I built a wheelset, (Before I bought this frame)...

I built a wheelset, (Before I bought this frame) with Normandy HF hubs laced to Weinmann 27" concave rims. If I can correct the hop that the rear one has developed I'll be using them on the Dawes. ...
02-07-16, 09:39 AM
Replies: 36
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Posted By redneckwes

The faux fur cover on the microphone is a...

The faux fur cover on the microphone is a diffusion device to cut down on wind noise when recording sound. I'ts not a disguise at all, the shot would be framed so as to not show the microphone.
02-06-16, 11:52 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 805
Posted By redneckwes

Chuckk, Nice machines! 3speed: ...

Chuckk,

Nice machines!


3speed:

No tab on mine either, I'm tempted to braze one on, mine is going to need a re-spray, the damage to the paint is just to severe.
02-06-16, 09:55 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 5,305
Posted By redneckwes

I was under the belief that in 1980 the Grand...

I was under the belief that in 1980 the Grand Touring was a lower level Vitus tubing and the Super Touring was 172.

The old decal on my Super Touring...
02-06-16, 08:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,229
Posted By redneckwes

That's a pretty darn good job for paint shop! ...

That's a pretty darn good job for paint shop!

I'm thinking about a vinyl cutter at some point, can't wait to see how these translate to the bike.
02-06-16, 03:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 805
Posted By redneckwes

oddjob, Looks like the same year bike! ...

oddjob,

Looks like the same year bike!

Now I know what decal to put back on mine. I have a set of barcons, not sure I'll use them, I'm pretty comfortable with D/T's.
02-06-16, 08:01 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 805
Posted By redneckwes

I found this frame at a semi-local co-op. ...

I found this frame at a semi-local co-op.

If you are just starting out, you are using the best resource right now, many of us here in C&V have been accumulating parts for years. I have been...
02-05-16, 05:28 PM
Replies: 15,283
Views: 5,078,115
Posted By redneckwes

As my search for a seat post was quickly and ably...

As my search for a seat post was quickly and ably delt with, I am now looking for a set of shorty fenders for the Dawes.

I have stuff to trade.
02-05-16, 04:05 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 805
Posted By redneckwes

2016 has been a very British year for me so far. (Dawes Galaxy content)

I started the year with a full overhaul of my 1980 Raleigh (Carlton) Super Course. Then I happened onto the '74 (I think) Falcon San Remo Model 80 (Pretty sure).

Then Monday I picked this up...
02-05-16, 10:23 AM
Replies: 15,283
Views: 5,078,115
Posted By redneckwes

A mid 70's Dawes Galaxy frameset I happened upon...

A mid 70's Dawes Galaxy frameset I happened upon last Monday. My size and British racing green. I traded my Super Galaxy years ago to get my PX10, I have been wanting another one since.
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