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06-19-19, 02:03 PM
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Posted By tiredhands

[QUOTE=noglider;20986473]tiredhands, I can't see...

[QUOTE=noglider;20986473]tiredhands, I can't see your picture.

Thanks! Silly Google photos. I thought I tested it that time... :foo:
06-17-19, 03:35 PM
Replies: 311
Views: 24,627
Posted By tiredhands

Klunker is ready to klunk! I cleaned it up,...

Klunker is ready to klunk! I cleaned it up, installed some used gravel tires and a tired old aerobar, and it's all set for a gravel time trial. I'm not looking forward to 100k on that saddle.

Sunk...
06-15-19, 11:25 AM
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Posted By tiredhands

Cross-posted in the Univega Appreciation Thread,...

Cross-posted in the Univega Appreciation Thread, here's my '84 Gran Turismo (https://photos.app.goo.gl/YHaKGesJcntq5XYB9) after getting some torchwork done. Old Field Cycles in Tallahassee rerouted...
06-15-19, 11:15 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 937
Posted By tiredhands

Fresh pics!

Fresh pics!
06-14-19, 08:18 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 834
Posted By tiredhands

These have always looked interesting to me as...

These have always looked interesting to me as maybe a way to get v-brake levels of stopping power out of an old narrow-post frame. Do you have an idea if the front power hanger would work with a...
06-13-19, 11:22 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,192
Posted By tiredhands

I'd say the Strada Biancas would be perfect. I'd...

I'd say the Strada Biancas would be perfect. I'd rather ride a tire that was suited for the majority of the route rather than gear up for the worst part and have the rest of the ride suffer. I rode a...
06-13-19, 08:30 AM
Replies: 1,317
Views: 369,500
Posted By tiredhands

My Gran Turismo...

My Gran Turismo (https://photos.app.goo.gl/LBKaEHpy9XtEbJJ59), post-op. I had Old Fields Cycles in Tallahassee reroute the cables and add some more bottle locations. I'll probably take it back in to...
06-12-19, 08:20 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 937
Posted By tiredhands

1990 Trek 520 gravel/touring build, 58cm

Hey everyone -

This isn't getting a lot of traction locally, so I'm posting it here although the build isn't really to the taste of this forum.

For sale is a well-loved 1990 Trek 520.

-...
06-10-19, 05:41 PM
Replies: 558
Views: 106,100
Posted By tiredhands

I had Old Field Cycles in Tallahassee work on my...

I had Old Field Cycles in Tallahassee work on my Univega Gran Turismo (https://photos.app.goo.gl/fpW2RjEbsink4NuR9) over the weekend, adding some more bottle cage locations and rerouting the cables....
06-10-19, 05:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 766
Posted By tiredhands

Very interested...

Very interested...
06-10-19, 03:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 736
Posted By tiredhands

It's a micro 94/58 bcd, perfect for making a...

It's a micro 94/58 bcd, perfect for making a subcompact.
06-10-19, 01:40 PM
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Views: 736
Posted By tiredhands

Bump!

Bump!
06-10-19, 01:29 PM
Replies: 311
Views: 24,627
Posted By tiredhands

The Huffy popped several rusty spokes, and since...

The Huffy popped several rusty spokes, and since I really don't want to put any money into that cavalcade of bad ideas I'm starting over.

My friend unearthed this Ross Signature 290s from his...
06-10-19, 01:15 PM
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Views: 43,494
Posted By tiredhands

The Box! It landed just as I was leaving for...

The Box!

It landed just as I was leaving for the weekend, but I had time to do a quick grab, filled it up, and sent it on its way this morning. Pictures in case these don't show: Box...
06-07-19, 11:54 AM
Replies: 916
Views: 43,494
Posted By tiredhands

The box has landed, just as Im heading out of...

The box has landed, just as Im heading out of town! When @BoozyMcliverRot gets me their address, Ill have it back on the road Monday. Pictures tomorrow!
06-05-19, 09:55 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 736
Posted By tiredhands

Bummer! Can't get the hang of Google Photos...

Bummer! Can't get the hang of Google Photos apparently. I've added links to the pictures.
06-05-19, 07:48 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 6,577
Posted By tiredhands

Another vote for Ofmega Mistral ...

Another vote for Ofmega Mistral


https://i.pinimg.com/originals/1f/df/77/1fdf772e105994cae20e06ff230ee6f5.jpg
06-04-19, 12:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 736
Posted By tiredhands

Shimano Deore XT crankset, 46/30t, 175mm

For sale is a Shimano Deore XT crankset, FC-M737, with 46/30t chainrings. 175mm crank arms. Shimano alloy chainring bolts. Square taper. Some scuffs, but in great shape.
I set this up to work as a...
06-04-19, 07:48 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 936
Posted By tiredhands

I recently acquired an Outer Shell rolltop bag...

I recently acquired an Outer Shell rolltop bag (https://www.outershelladventure.com/shop/cziofh91assn12b2595c4rhsyfr6kq). I almost got the JandD tubular bag, but wanted something that could get...
05-30-19, 10:59 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,354
Posted By tiredhands

Dang! Too small! GLWS!

Dang! Too small! GLWS!
05-30-19, 08:05 AM
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Views: 369,500
Posted By tiredhands

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/J7Pw98D8POi3kTJ_...

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/J7Pw98D8POi3kTJ_O09zTkbZEPTFgfA60cYYvEB8zMG2HHN42-k5w_MrlY3waN-v906CFo_YfpFamTZBuZ5fj4uA3m2nJkJZYi_dVn5RGNuONAqoGNszbBWQM-47y-uyAsQK0Hon9m4hQ7ud-PAhreQ6a5n-Gl7uk2vIqP...
05-28-19, 09:33 AM
Replies: 1,273
Views: 490,711
Posted By tiredhands

How do you like the 650b wheelset? According to...

How do you like the 650b wheelset? According to Trek, this should be impossible. If the 2.1" tires work, this might just be the quiver killer I'm looking for.
05-20-19, 06:57 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,069
Posted By tiredhands

That is divine. I'm planning on getting a set of...

That is divine. I'm planning on getting a set of fat tubulars for the Univega, I bet those are luxurious.
05-20-19, 06:55 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,069
Posted By tiredhands

Old touring bike #1...

Old touring bike #1 (https://www.bikeforums.net/usertag.php?do=list&action=hash&hash=1) : 1990 Trek 520
...
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Views: 2,378
Posted By tiredhands

If you're thinking about putting in a custom...

If you're thinking about putting in a custom order, consider Anhaica Bag Works (http://anhaicabagworks.com/about) out of Tallahassee, Florida. They use waxed canvas (local Tupelo beeswax, smells...
05-13-19, 06:49 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,302
Posted By tiredhands

Still available!

Still available!
05-13-19, 01:42 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,302
Posted By tiredhands

Updated!

Updated!
05-09-19, 08:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 311
Posted By tiredhands

I've got one! You can have it, I'll dig it out...

I've got one! You can have it, I'll dig it out this evening. Send me your address!
05-09-19, 07:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 431
Posted By tiredhands

I've tried a B17 Narrow once, and it was just a...

I've tried a B17 Narrow once, and it was just a little too narrow. It was also pretty old, so might not have helped. I'm mostly looking for a narrow nose and short skirt, I've got big thighs and a...
05-08-19, 02:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 431
Posted By tiredhands

WTT my Brooks B17 for something narrower

TRADE COMPLETE!

Apologies for cross-posting in the ISO/WTT thread.

I've got an "ochre" Brooks B17 in good, barely broken in condition I'd like to trade for something narrower. Looking for a...
05-08-19, 09:14 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 8,324
Posted By tiredhands

If the 2x10 RX400 derailleurs are actually...

If the 2x10 RX400 derailleurs are actually compatible with 10 speed road shifters, and not Tiagra's 10 speed cable pull, I'm really stoked. I could finally use my 10-speed barcons, indexed, with a...
05-08-19, 08:21 AM
Replies: 1,409
Views: 100,299
Posted By tiredhands

Pending trade! Apologies for cross-posting...

Pending trade!

Apologies for cross-posting in the for sale thread.

I've got an "ochre" Brooks B17 in good, barely broken in condition I'd like to trade for something narrower. Looking for a...
05-07-19, 10:25 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,302
Posted By tiredhands

Updated!

Updated!
05-03-19, 08:45 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 4,206
Posted By tiredhands

I'm not sure about frames without cantilevers, I...

I'm not sure about frames without cantilevers, I believe a Super Course might have room for 700x38c if you crimped the chainstay. I had 700x35c and fenders on mine.
Touring bikes don't have to just...
05-02-19, 11:20 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,302
Posted By tiredhands

PM sent!

PM sent!
05-02-19, 09:23 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,302
Posted By tiredhands

Added some things and tightened up some prices!

Added some things and tightened up some prices!
05-01-19, 12:27 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,561
Posted By tiredhands

I forgot - there's also one from Specialized...

I forgot - there's also one from Specialized (https://www.specialized.com/us/en/mens-rbx-bib-shorts-with-swat/p/161849?color=247779-161849) that I'll snag if/when it goes on sale. I have one of their...
05-01-19, 11:53 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,561
Posted By tiredhands

This is what I've been wearing now that I'm...

This is what I've been wearing now that I'm riding faster and further. I don't have a body shape that's what you'd call "aero," so I'm a huge fan of the cargo bibs. Better than looking like the...
04-30-19, 08:19 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,302
Posted By tiredhands

Going out of business liquidation sale!

Going out of business liquidation sale!
04-26-19, 12:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,205
Posted By tiredhands

Have you posted this over at the Vintage Mountain...

Have you posted this over at the Vintage Mountain Bike Swap Meet Facebook group? I think they'd love to see it over there.
04-25-19, 08:50 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 737
Posted By tiredhands

I feel your dissatisfaction - I've been envious...

I feel your dissatisfaction - I've been envious of the flat transition from ramps to hoods and got myself some modern STIs and compact handlebars, now those Tektro brakes feel real clunky in...
04-25-19, 08:37 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,228
Posted By tiredhands

Off to a great start! I agree, 2.5" might be too...

Off to a great start! I agree, 2.5" might be too tight. Also there aren't too many 26er tires to choose from that are good for dirt touring without getting too knobby, except for the Surly...
04-23-19, 08:47 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,302
Posted By tiredhands

More items for sale!

More items for sale!
04-23-19, 08:14 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 964
Posted By tiredhands

Oof, I just installed some 5700 shifters to...

Oof, I just installed some 5700 shifters to upgrade to 10 speed, but I need a compact double and am very curious about SRAM...
04-17-19, 08:23 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,302
Posted By tiredhands

PM sent!

PM sent!
04-16-19, 10:03 AM
Replies: 311
Views: 24,627
Posted By tiredhands

Thanks! I'm getting the hang of switching to...

Thanks! I'm getting the hang of switching to Google Photos. Should work now!
04-16-19, 08:37 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,302
Posted By tiredhands

Bump with an addition, make an offer on the whole...

Bump with an addition, make an offer on the whole lot!
04-16-19, 08:33 AM
Replies: 311
Views: 24,627
Posted By tiredhands

That's what I did last year, just get it working...

That's what I did last year, just get it working enough to make it to the 100 km mark. It was protesting very loudly by the end, but it made it.

This year I intend on donating the bike, so I had...
04-13-19, 11:38 AM
Replies: 311
Views: 24,627
Posted By tiredhands

I took a trip down to Po' Man's Bike Dump, and...

I took a trip down to Po' Man's Bike Dump, and found myself a date with destiny for $20:
...
04-09-19, 12:32 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,625
Posted By tiredhands

Good stuff - or you can always manually change...

Good stuff - or you can always manually change the front if you come across a unusually strong headwind. That's en vogue for low-maintenance bikepacking rigs, providing a bailout gear for 1x...
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