Go Back  Bike Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

Notices
Search: Posts Made By: Seanaus
Showing results 1 to 46 of 46
Search took 0.01 seconds.
06-13-21, 01:49 AM
Replies: 549
Views: 70,486
Posted By Seanaus

Yet again, fact wins over theory :thumb: It did...

Yet again, fact wins over theory :thumb: It did give me a good reason to find my MXL frameset and have a detailed look in that area. Even at that height above the bottom bracket it's still quite...
06-12-21, 08:58 PM
Replies: 549
Views: 70,486
Posted By Seanaus

May I put forward an alternative theory? Given...

May I put forward an alternative theory? Given this frame has a number hanger, is it possible this was built with no braze on derailleur hanger? I know that at times certain team frames (TM) in this...
05-20-21, 05:29 PM
Replies: 388
Views: 99,524
Posted By Seanaus

Rabobank Tecnos, 1996 I believe... Period...

Rabobank Tecnos, 1996 I believe... Period correct 7700 build, more or less.
...
05-07-21, 11:52 PM
Replies: 549
Views: 70,486
Posted By Seanaus

Thanks, was unaware this was an available option...

Thanks, was unaware this was an available option :thumb: always learning :)
05-07-21, 09:21 PM
Replies: 549
Views: 70,486
Posted By Seanaus

Jacek, what is your opinion on the chainstays...

Jacek, what is your opinion on the chainstays having no EM pantograph or engraved seatstay caps? Thanks, Sean.
04-13-21, 08:08 PM
Replies: 537
Views: 80,094
Posted By Seanaus

Plum Oostende has moved since the mid 80's but...

Plum Oostende has moved since the mid 80's but still has the same phone number..... Gräber Räder is still at the same address today!
...
03-13-21, 09:04 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,213
Posted By Seanaus

Shimano Y80098100 is what I use, essentially the...

Shimano Y80098100 is what I use, essentially the same as the Jagwire version mentioned previously. Stays in place fine.
02-27-21, 05:48 AM
Replies: 549
Views: 70,486
Posted By Seanaus

To help with the post count, does yours have...

To help with the post count, does yours have mudguard or rack eyelets? I have seen a Merckx randonneur for sale locally that was misidentified as a cyclocross bike. Also, what does the tube decal say...
02-12-21, 10:23 PM
Replies: 352
Views: 33,880
Posted By Seanaus

1985 roughly Francesco Moser in Oria TT0.9.........

1985 roughly Francesco Moser in Oria TT0.9...... Not quite period correct with the 8 speed and aero levers, but I like it....
02-01-21, 04:32 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 354
Posted By Seanaus

Thanks @non-fixie...

Thanks @non-fixie (https://www.bikeforums.net/members/non-fixie-173992.html) and @martl (https://www.bikeforums.net/members/martl-86899.html) , I"ll look in to the rennrad-news forum.
@cb400bill...
01-31-21, 12:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 354
Posted By Seanaus

What was the most popular German cycling magazine in 1990?

Greetings all. This probably sounds a bit of a weird question, but I figured that given the amount of knowledge here someone might know. I'm researching a frame I have which I believe was team...
01-19-21, 03:37 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 844
Posted By Seanaus

Chapeau Jacek, love your work :thumb: Very...

Chapeau Jacek, love your work :thumb: Very valuable and important information indeed. This will help me with working out how to build my MXL. Best regards from Australia.
01-19-21, 03:25 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 784
Posted By Seanaus

If you want to get the Peugeot maybe share some...

If you want to get the Peugeot maybe share some pictures here first. There are Australian (Brisbane) made Peugeots out there are really basic base model gas pipe creations, but are overpriced in the...
01-04-21, 03:15 AM
Replies: 221
Views: 22,645
Posted By Seanaus

Concorde Squadra SLX This is a really...

Concorde Squadra SLX This is a really great riding bike, so much so I'd like a TSX version as well :thumb:
...
01-02-21, 03:45 AM
Replies: 805
Views: 225,837
Posted By Seanaus

Welcoming in 2021 with my ASLK CGER Merckx :) ...

Welcoming in 2021 with my ASLK CGER Merckx :)
https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/800x450/20210101_144649_1609575855927_4a292215eb7642471f866b01de1350f03907d081.jpg
12-01-20, 05:01 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 3,673
Posted By Seanaus

masi61 What do you need to know about the Flight...

masi61 What do you need to know about the Flight Deck? English manual from Shimano >>>>

https://si.shimano.com/api/publish/storage/pdf/en/si/7AP1F/SI-7AP1F-000-ENG.pdf
11-28-20, 06:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 491
Posted By Seanaus

I have both the 7400 and 6400 on hand (and could...

I have both the 7400 and 6400 on hand (and could find them), so I measured them for you, I hope it's of some use.

BB-7400 Italian 113mm, 2mm longer on the drive side

BB-6400 Italian 115mm,...
11-19-20, 06:10 AM
Replies: 549
Views: 70,486
Posted By Seanaus

We'll know soon enough for sure. The standard...

We'll know soon enough for sure. The standard geometry I see in one of your catalog posts is what a normal Corsa would be? I found this chart of (supposedly) the Merckx Century geometry, does this...
11-18-20, 04:26 PM
Replies: 549
Views: 70,486
Posted By Seanaus

No riflings visible, so Corsa. Any thoughts on...

No riflings visible, so Corsa. Any thoughts on the paint, original versus repaint? Would the Corsa Extra decals be because it has the century geometry, making it better than the standard
Corsa? Date...
11-16-20, 05:09 PM
Replies: 549
Views: 70,486
Posted By Seanaus

Hi Jacek, I'm posting this for a guy in my city...

Hi Jacek, I'm posting this for a guy in my city who's not a member here L 7CB D3726
I thought C implies Corsa, but it's stickered as Corsa Extra. Bottom bracket is Italian, and it has a number...
11-10-20, 04:01 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,930
Posted By Seanaus

I believe you are correct sir... I'm keen to...

I believe you are correct sir... I'm keen to pictures of the whole frameset.
11-07-20, 09:08 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,930
Posted By Seanaus

Can you post a picture of the whole frame please,...

Can you post a picture of the whole frame please, I'm interested to see what it looks like. Is it like this one > Concorde Squadra steel aero bike project | Retrobike...
11-07-20, 01:30 AM
Replies: 549
Views: 70,486
Posted By Seanaus

Why can't it be a Corsa Extra in TSX? I believe...

Why can't it be a Corsa Extra in TSX? I believe others are known of. What are the stampings, so Jacek can enlighten us fully?
11-04-20, 04:21 PM
Replies: 549
Views: 70,486
Posted By Seanaus

As pictured in this catalog that CyclesMakaron...

As pictured in this catalog that CyclesMakaron posted, thanks Jacek https://www.bikeforums.net/21132985-post3.html
11-04-20, 06:01 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,149
Posted By Seanaus

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/729x729/campagnolo_record_threaded_headset_9fa35a181790bac720ae4bd2b99f6ef01faebd44.jpg
11-03-20, 05:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,149
Posted By Seanaus

Since the writing on the bottom cup that's been...

Since the writing on the bottom cup that's been fitted to the top is upside down in the photo, I'd say you're on the money there.
11-02-20, 03:55 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 661
Posted By Seanaus

I'm assuming that this is for a Raleigh? If you...

I'm assuming that this is for a Raleigh? If you have to have that headset, maybe try this shop...... https://www.fleetcycles.co.nz/products/headsets-threaded
10-27-20, 04:01 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 576
Posted By Seanaus

Very nice, Concept 90? Are you a Retrobike forum...

Very nice, Concept 90? Are you a Retrobike forum member as well? There's a chap on there (NeilM) who has the list of all the frames Dave made, if you give him the LL frame number he'll be able to...
10-17-20, 05:00 AM
Replies: 549
Views: 70,486
Posted By Seanaus

Excellent info as always Jacek, many thanks for...

Excellent info as always Jacek, many thanks for the good work :thumb:
10-16-20, 05:25 AM
Replies: 549
Views: 70,486
Posted By Seanaus

This I find very interesting. Do you have a link...

This I find very interesting. Do you have a link to ,or pictures of this bicycle? Does it have a number hanger? There are several possible scenarios. I'll be interested to hear Jacek's opinion....
09-14-20, 05:08 AM
Replies: 242
Views: 33,712
Posted By Seanaus

Franceso Moser 1984/85, something like that.....

Franceso Moser 1984/85, something like that.. after he set the hour record anyway. Oria TT0.9 which I believe is a straight gauge non butted tubeset. It's not terribly period correct, yet of my...
08-09-20, 03:04 AM
Replies: 549
Views: 70,486
Posted By Seanaus

Jacek, I should say thank you, for both compiling...

Jacek, I should say thank you, for both compiling and sharing this information, it is invaluable :thumb:

This is G2350 in DRR colour which I believe is summer 1996 build, based on the information...
07-26-20, 05:48 AM
Replies: 549
Views: 70,486
Posted By Seanaus

I'm an idiot, I figured out part of the steerer...

I'm an idiot, I figured out part of the steerer label> DEDAUO So the painters knew what tube sticker to fit I guess. A picture won't help much, I needed an ultraviolet light and a magnifying...
07-24-20, 05:12 AM
Replies: 549
Views: 70,486
Posted By Seanaus

Jacek, the tube sizes are the same as the Corsa...

Jacek, the tube sizes are the same as the Corsa 01 except for the seatstays. Top tube and seat tube are both 29mm diameter, down tube 32mm. The ASLK has seatstays that are 14.2mm diameter at the top...
07-23-20, 01:04 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 9,194
Posted By Seanaus

Here we have C1928... I guess you'd call it a...

Here we have C1928... I guess you'd call it a Corsa Extra Max even though it's not branded as such. I'm interested to know what year this is also if possible. I'm wondering if this was possibly made...
07-23-20, 12:52 AM
Replies: 549
Views: 70,486
Posted By Seanaus

Here we go, pictures finally! First picture is...

Here we go, pictures finally! First picture is the steerer from the Stuttgart, the rest are the ASLK. This frame isn't the same as a Corsa 01 in the bb area. This has round tubes, versus the ovalised...
07-22-20, 06:52 AM
Replies: 549
Views: 70,486
Posted By Seanaus

F5242 > I'm pretty certain that it's Deda. The...

F5242 > I'm pretty certain that it's Deda. The tube sizes are right when compared to a Corsa 01, and the Deda decal is under what appears to be the original clear coat. The fork has the sticker with...
07-21-20, 07:18 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,997
Posted By Seanaus

Concorde Squadra SLX with dt shifted 7800 Dura...

Concorde Squadra SLX with dt shifted 7800 Dura Ace. In an ideal world I'd like a Squadra TSX as well, for comparison purposes ;)
Forum: Road Cycling
07-21-20, 07:04 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,836
Posted By Seanaus

As a fellow Australian, I concur, the only way to...

As a fellow Australian, I concur, the only way to go.
07-21-20, 05:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,119
Posted By Seanaus

This exactly. This may sound backward but you...

This exactly. This may sound backward but you could try lowering the bars, using a longer stem, or both to get the bars further away so your core does the work, not your arms.
07-21-20, 07:09 AM
Replies: 549
Views: 70,486
Posted By Seanaus

Also , H F5242 This is an interesting one .. Deda...

Also , H F5242 This is an interesting one .. Deda Zero Uno, but round at the BB rather than oval like a Corsa 01. Columbus fork though, has the rifling in the steerer tube. Number hanger. ASLK CGER...
07-21-20, 06:37 AM
Replies: 549
Views: 70,486
Posted By Seanaus

CyclesMakaron, let me start with (I think) late...

CyclesMakaron, let me start with (I think) late 1988 Corsa Extra Stuttgart 8X F A8542 this one still has the fork sticker intact, I'll post photos in a few posts time.
07-20-20, 06:12 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 508
Posted By Seanaus

There were 2 versions of the TBT bronze (or...

There were 2 versions of the TBT bronze (or brass) cleat. The early ones were marked underneath G (gauche) for left and D (droite) for right, the later were universal.
07-20-20, 05:58 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 9,194
Posted By Seanaus

Once I get the post count up a bit I'll post up...

Once I get the post count up a bit I'll post up some pictures.. How many frames do you have in your data base these days? Also, are you interested in details of some of my other Merckx in the...
07-20-20, 01:22 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 9,194
Posted By Seanaus

Only the serial number, and a V stamped down near...

Only the serial number, and a V stamped down near the crown race, which could be an alignment mark. It is clear to see where a label once was.....

The interesting thing is that though you'd call...
07-19-20, 07:12 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 9,194
Posted By Seanaus

Greetings styggno1 and CyclesMakaron from South...

Greetings styggno1 and CyclesMakaron from South Australia. I appreciate both of your work in regards to the dating and heirachy of Merckx frames especially the Max and MXL lines.
I see C1920 being...
Showing results 1 to 46 of 46


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright © 2021 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.