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Interesting you say that. Given Mike Mullholland...

Interesting you say that. Given Mike Mullholland was a small builder, I haven't seen many and track more often than road. If there's a Mecca for Cyclops somewhere, feel free to share :D
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Are you looking for track or road? There's a...

Are you looking for track or road? There's a Cyclops road bike here out of Guelph:...
07-03-19, 07:43 PM
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Posted By cavit8

And a Happy summer to you all.

And a Happy summer to you all.
09-18-18, 11:54 AM
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Posted By cavit8

The frame is a Miele...

The frame is a Miele (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Miele_(bicycle)).

The owner "knows nothing". I was thinking vehicle impact or attempted lock pry. I'll have a closer look at the frame for...
09-18-18, 06:34 AM
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Posted By cavit8

As is this :D

As is this :D
09-18-18, 06:32 AM
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Posted By cavit8

Dented frame question

I've got an option to get this road bike which has a thumbsized dent in the side of the downtube of unknown provenance. The frame doesn't appear bent (string through the dropouts and around the head...
Forum: Folding Bikes
09-05-18, 10:44 AM
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Posted By cavit8

Garage sale Tern C7 to add to the quiver... ...

Garage sale Tern C7 to add to the quiver...

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/960x540/tern347011584_n_76008a1ffb6873123c16982634c8777a3a98ed1a.jpg
03-29-18, 06:10 AM
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Posted By cavit8

If there is a scene, there's no scene

If there is a scene, there's no scene
11-06-17, 06:18 PM
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Posted By cavit8

Ballpark pricing for truing stand and stand

I had someone ask me about pricing some inherited tools. The stand is an older Kettler and the truing stand is unlabeled but looks like a Sunlite. I was thinking around 150 CAD for the repair stand ...
04-16-13, 08:52 PM
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Posted By cavit8

Black Angels - Indigo Meadow. I saw their...

Black Angels - Indigo Meadow. I saw their kick-ass show on Saturday

Carl Cox in the background right now.
03-29-13, 10:27 PM
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Posted By cavit8

You should get your buddy to post a frame size....

You should get your buddy to post a frame size. Immensely helpful...
03-29-13, 10:26 PM
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Posted By cavit8

Yes, the doppler effect is your friend.

Yes, the doppler effect is your friend.
11-23-10, 07:24 PM
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Posted By cavit8

Happy Married to Somnabulant

Happy Married to Somnabulant
10-09-10, 06:14 AM
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Posted By cavit8

Oof, sorry to hear that. If she was still in...

Oof, sorry to hear that. If she was still in Toronto, LD relationships are a real struggle. Give yourself a bit to grieve it out and then switch to eligible bachelor mode. And don't forget, we all...
07-05-10, 07:55 PM
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Posted By cavit8

Yiii!!! Look at the size of those words! In...

Yiii!!! Look at the size of those words!

In other news, 2 open pros and a cxp22 rim for $136 CAD all included ain't bad
06-22-10, 03:44 PM
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Posted By cavit8

Despite a notice in the ad that these things ship...

Despite a notice in the ad that these things ship only to the EU, chain reaction has sold me three rims and they shipped today. I went together with a friend to get the free shipping for orders over...
05-09-10, 06:25 PM
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Posted By cavit8

Glad you're okay Jet. Igor is so 2009, can...

Glad you're okay Jet. Igor is so 2009, can someone please come up with a poster boy for anything at all that doesn't make me throw up in my mouth as much as that insignificant twonk does?
04-18-10, 10:20 PM
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Posted By cavit8

Is there any possibility of this happening? ...

Is there any possibility of this happening? There's a chance I may be able to make it to Toronto this weekend but I'd kind of need to know sooner than later.
04-17-10, 08:36 AM
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Posted By cavit8

hrmmmm

hrmmmm
04-09-10, 09:19 PM
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Posted By cavit8

Based on what I saw when I helped a friend look...

Based on what I saw when I helped a friend look for her bike for a couple of hours, most of the bikes weren't "high end road bikes". There are probably a few there, but by far not the majority.
...
04-05-10, 03:44 PM
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Posted By cavit8

I rode my picnica on the sidewalks a fair bit. ...

I rode my picnica on the sidewalks a fair bit. 16" mo'fo's :D

I'm surprised by the Igor bike thing. I didn't think they'd declared his bikes as proceeds of crime as yet...
04-05-10, 07:13 AM
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Posted By cavit8

You took up golf?

You took up golf?
04-03-10, 12:50 PM
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Posted By cavit8

Who dat?

Who dat?
04-03-10, 12:33 PM
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Posted By cavit8

It's an important distinction to make,...

It's an important distinction to make, particularly along the water front. The fuzz often sit there in the summer and ticket people who are riding on the sidewalk section rather than the board walk. ...
04-02-10, 03:17 PM
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Posted By cavit8

VC: Yes, in general. There's lots of references...

VC: Yes, in general. There's lots of references online for wheel truing e.g. http://www.parktool.com/repair/readhowto.asp?id=81 or http://bicycletutor.com/wheel-truing/

Bicycle laws in Ontario...
03-26-10, 04:04 PM
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Posted By cavit8

Congrats on the new addition to the family, Chris.

Congrats on the new addition to the family, Chris.
03-22-10, 07:43 PM
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Posted By cavit8

Skuz If you don't mind the east end, check...

Skuz

If you don't mind the east end, check in with Keith to see if there are any apartments coming up in his building complex. Dirt cheap if a little rough around the edges. I was paying $650...
03-17-10, 04:35 PM
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Posted By cavit8

Curbside has Bromptons and they do come up for...

Curbside has Bromptons and they do come up for sale on ebay relatively often. Bromptons are stellar as commuters but don't translate to other stuff like touring. Bike Fridays, like the New World...
03-04-10, 09:12 PM
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Posted By cavit8

I like my Sidi Bulets a lot. Only downside is the...

I like my Sidi Bulets a lot. Only downside is the hard plastic soles can be hella slippery on ice or wet rock/glossy marble-like stuff.
02-07-10, 02:25 PM
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Posted By cavit8

Part of the problem with hanging a bike is that...

Part of the problem with hanging a bike is that you still have to have it some distance off the wall. The lever arm increases the tension on the anchor, particulalry when it's only a short distance...
02-06-10, 05:23 PM
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Posted By cavit8

http://www.weemonkey.com/images/legendaryxbv2.jpg...

http://www.weemonkey.com/images/legendaryxbv2.jpg

next....
01-23-10, 07:15 PM
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Posted By cavit8

Thanks for posting this.

Thanks for posting this.
01-16-10, 04:37 PM
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Posted By cavit8

For any scotch drinkers, Aberlour's A' Bunadh is...

For any scotch drinkers, Aberlour's A' Bunadh is back in vintages. A nice cask strength Speyside single malt finished in sherry casks. Nice butter and caramel on the nose and palate. Very yummy.
01-11-10, 05:25 PM
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Posted By cavit8

Would these not have the same issue as 8 speed...

Would these not have the same issue as 8 speed freewheels: a very long unsupported axle on the drive side?
12-19-09, 06:57 PM
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Posted By cavit8

Late out of the gate, but congratulations to Tam,...

Late out of the gate, but congratulations to Tam, Brad and, of course, Orin. Pics pleeze
11-29-09, 07:34 PM
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Posted By cavit8

http://www.weemonkey.com/images/rr.gif that...

http://www.weemonkey.com/images/rr.gif

that is all ....
11-23-09, 05:59 PM
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Posted By cavit8

A friend wants to build up a light commuter. Any...

A friend wants to build up a light commuter. Any suggestions for an Aluminum frame ~ 43 cm to use as a starting point?
10-25-09, 09:33 AM
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Posted By cavit8

It appears Nerdsgirth got hitched. ...

It appears Nerdsgirth got hitched. Congratulations Mark!
10-11-09, 09:37 AM
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Posted By cavit8

Happy Turkey Weekend,folks or tofurkey for...

Happy Turkey Weekend,folks

or tofurkey for the vegetarians in our midst.
10-05-09, 04:12 PM
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Posted By cavit8

At a quick glaned I thought that was an octopus....

At a quick glaned I thought that was an octopus. Cthule culture
09-30-09, 05:16 PM
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Posted By cavit8

There's no way any sort of fee/licence will go...

There's no way any sort of fee/licence will go through. It will never be anything other than revenue negative. And while oiks might say "Do it anyway", they're not the ones accountable for the...
09-29-09, 04:55 PM
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Posted By cavit8

I'm pretty sure this article is supposed to be...

I'm pretty sure this article is supposed to be satire...

But yes, property taxes pay for the bulk of municipal roads and gas tax/registration pays for highways. ...
09-27-09, 05:41 PM
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Posted By cavit8

With Queen Pita and Sushi Marche, you're shwarma...

With Queen Pita and Sushi Marche, you're shwarma and sushi needs are also met. I really miss that neighbourhood.
09-13-09, 04:56 PM
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Posted By cavit8

interesting contrast

interesting contrast
09-12-09, 08:18 PM
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Posted By cavit8

It sort of smacks of this piece ...

It sort of smacks of this piece

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/life/article48495.ece
09-05-09, 07:25 PM
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Posted By cavit8

Thanks for posting Sam.

Thanks for posting Sam.
09-05-09, 07:17 AM
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Posted By cavit8

The cost of administering and enforcing a bicycle...

The cost of administering and enforcing a bicycle licence system would likely be revenue negative and I don't see any particular benefit for the city or the cyclist. Similarly, mandatory helmet...
08-24-09, 10:04 PM
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Posted By cavit8

shapelike what ratio are you running on that...

shapelike what ratio are you running on that cross? I may go SS on my cross if the freewheel I ordered takes much friggin' longer to appear.
08-24-09, 10:03 PM
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Posted By cavit8

Keep in mind shapelike is a bike junkie. As are...

Keep in mind shapelike is a bike junkie. As are we all.

http://toronto.en.craigslist.ca/tor/bik/1340268214.html

Remove rear freewheel install bmx freewheel. Done. Not a stellar setup (I have...
08-23-09, 01:32 PM
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Posted By cavit8

6000's i believe. That's what the ones in my IRO...

6000's i believe. That's what the ones in my IRO were. You should be able to see the number stamped on the side of the bearing (under all the mung). It'll likely say 6000Z or some such.

Get Phil...
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