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06-22-19, 06:27 PM
Replies: 44
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Posted By phtomita

Post some pics of your bike and everybody will be...

Post some pics of your bike and everybody will be in same page :)
Bike overall on driver side, close up of the crank, bottom bracket area.
06-22-19, 09:38 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,147
Posted By phtomita

Almost there, one more post and you are able to...

Almost there, one more post and you are able to attach a pic!
06-22-19, 12:01 AM
Replies: 51,232
Views: 6,658,955
Posted By phtomita

Vintage Raleigh RT 600 USA Road Bike - $125...

Vintage Raleigh RT 600 USA Road Bike - $125 (Puyallup)https://seattle.craigslist.org/tac/bik/d/puyallup-vintage-raleigh-rt-600-usa/6917095286.html
I think it's a 1993, Raleigh RT 600 Road bike. All...
Forum: Commuting
06-21-19, 05:58 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 10,542
Posted By phtomita

Today while riding a bee started flying in front...

Today while riding a bee started flying in front of me, like 2 feet ahead in similar speed, so I could see it clearly while it was flying.
It lasted some 3 secs. That was cool :)
06-21-19, 03:15 PM
Replies: 4,829
Views: 563,069
Posted By phtomita

And I think you can only do 5 posts or so in the...

And I think you can only do 5 posts or so in the first day :innocent:
06-20-19, 11:11 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,147
Posted By phtomita

What bike, bb do you have?

What bike, bb do you have?
06-18-19, 06:12 PM
Replies: 51,232
Views: 6,658,955
Posted By phtomita

Scapin Classic bike -...

Scapin Classic bike - $200https://seattle.craigslist.org/see/bik/d/south-cle-elum-scapin-classic-bike/6914997715.html
Scapin classic steel frame bike.
Rifled steel frame. Greg Lamonde rode one of...
06-14-19, 11:34 PM
Replies: 6,882
Views: 580,853
Posted By phtomita

Got the SL-6400 Tuesday, but only installed today...

Got the SL-6400 Tuesday, but only installed today after work. Works great and now have a silver fd shifter with a charcoal rd shifter :D
The brake lever hoods are much more whiter after cleaning up...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-14-19, 11:28 PM
Replies: 18,544
Views: 3,657,380
Posted By phtomita

Shimano SL-6400 7 speed downtube shifter to...

Shimano SL-6400 7 speed downtube shifter to upgrade from 6 speed SL-6208.
https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/521x475/20190614_201321_65d82e37d9f55edde5d2002d79f145536a2ce392.jpg...
Forum: Commuting
06-12-19, 11:36 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 10,542
Posted By phtomita

Ah, today with a bit of tail wind I could hear...

Ah, today with a bit of tail wind I could hear the wheels rolling - no noise of air hitting around your ear. It was cool!
06-11-19, 06:10 PM
Replies: 51,232
Views: 6,658,955
Posted By phtomita

Robinson BMX Frame/Forks, Handlebars, F/R Brakes...

Robinson BMX Frame/Forks, Handlebars, F/R Brakes - $60 (Marysville)https://seattle.craigslist.org/sno/bop/d/marysville-robinson-bmx-frame-forks/6907244458.html
1997 Robinson BMX Frame and Forks,...
06-11-19, 04:19 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 885
Posted By phtomita

I got a 105 5800 hub H+Son Archetype 32 spokes...

I got a 105 5800 hub H+Son Archetype 32 spokes beginning of last year and very happy with it. Have good miles on them and no issues so far.
Forum: Commuting
06-10-19, 11:38 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 10,542
Posted By phtomita

Nice, I see more cyclists now. Today went to...

Nice, I see more cyclists now. Today went to dentist and the way back is my office, but since was a nice day, just drove home and rode to work :D
06-09-19, 10:32 PM
Replies: 6,882
Views: 580,853
Posted By phtomita

Ended up picking a SL-6400 rear shifter only from...

Ended up picking a SL-6400 rear shifter only from bikewagon on eBay for 20 bucks. I though it is a better choice than getting a 6 speed megarange freewheel that will cost me 10 to 15 bucks, and now I...
06-09-19, 01:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 749
Posted By phtomita

Yesterday moved the cable to the inside of the...

Yesterday moved the cable to the inside of the bolt and although it is just some mm, the angle looks much better now when the chain is at the smallest cog.
And now I can shift without problem to the...
06-09-19, 01:42 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,256
Posted By phtomita

Thanks for heads up. I do regularly check the...

Thanks for heads up. I do regularly check the position of the pads when I do lube the chains and adjust if necessary.
The last thing I want is to have them eating to the tires. It is my current...
06-06-19, 02:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 749
Posted By phtomita

Model is 105-5800. I am thinking on moving the...

Model is 105-5800. I am thinking on moving the cable to inside the screw.
As for the hanger, I had my 'tool' to align it and did it when I build up the bike.

It shifts both directions. The only...
06-06-19, 02:32 PM
Replies: 6,882
Views: 580,853
Posted By phtomita

I also found out that the bolt for the fd clamp...

I also found out that the bolt for the fd clamp is like 2 size bigger than brakes and rd. I though it was an odd thing on my bike only.
06-06-19, 10:32 AM
Replies: 6,882
Views: 580,853
Posted By phtomita

Found this pic - it is a bit blurry since was...

Found this pic - it is a bit blurry since was focusing the big cog and guide pulley.
Have good clearance between the 14T and chainstay/dropout.
...
06-06-19, 02:54 AM
Replies: 6,882
Views: 580,853
Posted By phtomita

I redished the rear wheel after moving the axle...

I redished the rear wheel after moving the axle to driver side. I think I moved a 2 mm spacer from non-drive side to the driver side.
06-05-19, 03:29 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 4,653
Posted By phtomita

Camelbak Podium :)

Camelbak Podium :)
06-05-19, 10:28 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 749
Posted By phtomita

RD-58000 looks not right

Yesterday while lubing the chain, I noticed the cable on my RD gets a good angle from the exit of housing holder.
Pics below are taken on the second small cog - somehow, even switching to the small...
06-05-19, 10:15 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,256
Posted By phtomita

I have 700c on my Centurion ProTour15 and using...

I have 700c on my Centurion ProTour15 and using the original cantis (well the ones that came when I bought it).
Works great.
...
Forum: Commuting
06-05-19, 08:18 AM
Replies: 576
Views: 20,223
Posted By phtomita

Ooooops, it seems you have accidentally gone back...

Ooooops, it seems you have accidentally gone back some updates, including mine ;)
06-04-19, 09:47 AM
Replies: 51,232
Views: 6,658,955
Posted By phtomita

Someone should take this.... miyata,...

Someone should take this....

miyata, schwinn, Botecchia - $1000 (Seattle)
https://seattle.craigslist.org/see/bik/d/seattle-miyata-schwinn-botecchia/6903967621.html
Collection of bicycles, 5...
06-02-19, 07:43 PM
Replies: 6,882
Views: 580,853
Posted By phtomita

I got some white 3M electric tape and WD-40 from...

I got some white 3M electric tape and WD-40 from Home Depot today and finished the bar tape.
The hoods, I cleaned with WD-40 after the pics and wow :eek: that thing really works and it is soo easy -...
06-02-19, 07:28 PM
Replies: 6,882
Views: 580,853
Posted By phtomita

Finish to clean up my 87 IM Master :) The light...

Finish to clean up my 87 IM Master :)
The light outside makes the color different - it is the marine green/white one
...
Forum: Commuting
06-02-19, 12:59 AM
Replies: 576
Views: 20,223
Posted By phtomita

Bizman (PA) ________________ 3258 (3392 total...

Bizman (PA) ________________ 3258 (3392 total miles YTD)
augustgarage (CA) __________ 2873.6 (3127.1 total) [69/77]
Gregf83 (BC) _______________ 2717 (3626 total)[81/93]
mgw4jc (NC)...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-31-19, 11:49 PM
Replies: 18,544
Views: 3,657,380
Posted By phtomita

Bar tape to replace on Ironman along with cables...

Bar tape to replace on Ironman along with cables and housing - need to get a white electric tape.
...
05-31-19, 02:33 PM
Replies: 51,232
Views: 6,658,955
Posted By phtomita

Someone listed for $320 - ...

Someone listed for $320 -
https://seattle.craigslist.org/see/bik/d/bellevue-centurion-ironman-expert-dave/6901124021.html
05-31-19, 02:30 PM
Replies: 51,232
Views: 6,658,955
Posted By phtomita

Vintage Georgena Terry symmetry bike $350 -...

Vintage Georgena Terry symmetry bike $350 - Everett, WA

https://offerup.com/item/detail/687397262/
Open box (never used)
Vintage Georgena Terry bike itís been in storage for at least 20 years...
Forum: Commuting
05-30-19, 09:54 AM
Replies: 1,223
Views: 50,152
Posted By phtomita

Bizman (PA) _____________________________ 4577...

Bizman (PA) _____________________________ 4577 (5105 total miles YTD)
dschue5 (MN) ____________________________ 4575 (7111 total)
augustgarage (CA) _______________________ 3851.9 (4146.7 total)...
Forum: Commuting
05-30-19, 09:47 AM
Replies: 943
Views: 30,784
Posted By phtomita

augustgarage (CA) _________________ 9270.6...

augustgarage (CA) _________________ 9270.6 (10651.7 total) [213/217]
CliffordK (OR) ____________________ 7468 mi (+213 other)
Bizman (PA) _______________________ 7212 (8039 total miles YTD)...
Forum: Commuting
05-30-19, 08:57 AM
Replies: 163
Views: 10,542
Posted By phtomita

Drove today for work cause have an errand...

Drove today for work cause have an errand afternoon. I was jealous of a bike passing us on trail parallel to free way while cars were on stop and go :saweeet:
05-29-19, 10:27 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,484
Posted By phtomita

:lol: Yesterday while browsing around found out...

:lol: Yesterday while browsing around found out there is a 6 speed megarange with 14-16-18-21-24-34.
Let me see if the bike recycle shop around has a cheap one - even new is around 15 bucks...
05-28-19, 10:25 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,484
Posted By phtomita

I can use the friction setting, but it looks like...

I can use the friction setting, but it looks like my right hand prefers indexing :roflmao2:
I was looking around the web yesterday and now I am thinking on disassembling the cogs and remove the 20T...
Forum: Road Cycling
05-28-19, 10:16 AM
Replies: 18,544
Views: 3,657,380
Posted By phtomita

Cable/housing set to replace on my Centurion...

Cable/housing set to replace on my Centurion Ironman Master :)

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05-27-19, 10:16 PM
Replies: 6,882
Views: 580,853
Posted By phtomita

$100 bucks Ironman Expert - stored for long time...

$100 bucks Ironman Expert - stored for long time per the post.
https://seattle.craigslist.org/est/bop/d/bellevue-vintage-centurion-ironman/6898763611.html
05-27-19, 10:14 PM
Replies: 51,232
Views: 6,658,955
Posted By phtomita

Vintage Centurion Ironman steel road bike Japan -...

Vintage Centurion Ironman steel road bike Japan - $99 (Bellevue)1988, Ironman Expert 54 or 56.

https://seattle.craigslist.org/est/bop/d/bellevue-vintage-centurion-ironman/6898763611.html
...
05-27-19, 09:49 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,484
Posted By phtomita

Now, I need to do some general cleanup and switch...

Now, I need to do some general cleanup and switch the housing and cables that has some rust on it.
05-27-19, 09:47 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,484
Posted By phtomita

Today I tried outside to shift from the 24 to 34T...

Today I tried outside to shift from the 24 to 34T and shifts down and up back very smoothly ;) even when I am on the 52T front.
Surprised myself since I though it would make some noise when...
05-27-19, 09:31 PM
Replies: 4,829
Views: 563,069
Posted By phtomita

Bike ride Sunday morning - going south on I-5...

Bike ride Sunday morning - going south on I-5 express line
https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1008x567/20190526_082052_30a1ccc8da2ff9f8a5e4a5112e9c15bd5281057b.jpg...
Forum: Commuting
05-27-19, 09:45 AM
Replies: 163
Views: 10,542
Posted By phtomita

The other day, went by bike and got rainy...

The other day, went by bike and got rainy afternoon, so I took bus home. I need to transfer once and I have a bus stop very close to the two ends.
So, on going home, I get into the first bus and...
05-27-19, 12:16 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,484
Posted By phtomita

Back to this - I think I updated some info in...

Back to this - I think I updated some info in other thread too.
I got the Shimano 7 speed mega range freewheel, the one that jumps from 24T to 34T,
moved the rear wheel closer to the back of the...
05-25-19, 06:10 PM
Replies: 6,882
Views: 580,853
Posted By phtomita

Thank you Tex! Was suspecting that. Will try to...

Thank you Tex! Was suspecting that. Will try to find a 7 speed downtube to go with in the future. In meantime, probably will have it set to use only the six big cogs 16 to 34.
Anyways, have to get a...
05-25-19, 02:45 PM
Replies: 6,882
Views: 580,853
Posted By phtomita

Today was truing the rear wheel (wobbler 32...

Today was truing the rear wheel (wobbler 32 holes) on my IM and dishing a bit left to create a bit room on right side for a 7 speed freewheel.
Then, I noticed one nipple was not engaging right with...
05-24-19, 11:59 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,616
Posted By phtomita

bananas, lots of hydration, and eat some protein...

bananas, lots of hydration, and eat some protein after rides.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-23-19, 11:49 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,127
Posted By phtomita

Helmet with good ventilation?

Summer is around.
I have kind of a cheap helmet currently and looking for a new one. I am not a racer, just rider :).

Any good recommendation for helmet that has ok ventilation and keeps your...
05-21-19, 11:21 PM
Replies: 51,232
Views: 6,658,955
Posted By phtomita

Bianchi Eros 61cm - $350 (Bremerton) ...

Bianchi Eros 61cm - $350 (Bremerton)


https://seattle.craigslist.org/kit/bik/d/bremerton-bianchi-eros-61cm/6893921034.html

24 speed, Campagnolo brakes, wheels, shifting, cranks, etc., about...
05-18-19, 12:39 AM
Replies: 51,232
Views: 6,658,955
Posted By phtomita

His/Hers Motobecane Road Bikes - $550 (Bainbridge...

His/Hers Motobecane Road Bikes - $550 (Bainbridge Island)

https://seattle.craigslist.org/kit/bik/d/bainbridge-island-his-hers-motobecane/6891384405.html
His & Hers bikes purchased in Europe while...
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