Search: Posts Made By: falconproject
Showing results 1 to 50 of 55
Search took 0.06 seconds.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-09-11, 07:36 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,714
Posted By falconproject

Hi, long time lurker here. I know the OP. He's...

Hi, long time lurker here. I know the OP. He's actually got a pretty
good bike and wheels. When I've done sunday morning rides with him
he's very strong, always one of the first up the hills. Most...
Forum: Touring
05-23-10, 08:00 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,058
Posted By falconproject

Hey guys, thanks for all the info. I'm definitely...

Hey guys, thanks for all the info. I'm definitely going to take my time on this build.
I have the original brakes but I really want to try something newer and stronger.

Since the paint is kinda...
Forum: Touring
05-22-10, 05:50 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,058
Posted By falconproject

I would love to get the pauls cantis, still...

I would love to get the pauls cantis, still thinking about it. I was also lookin at the TRP cantis which kinda look like
old Mafac cantis, I just havent seen any photos showing a long enough slot...
Forum: Touring
05-21-10, 11:36 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,058
Posted By falconproject

were the canti studs too thick or too long? I...

were the canti studs too thick or too long? I really was wanting to put some trp's on
i'll also have a local framebuilder respace the rear end to accommodate 130 mm axel. Thanks everyone.
Forum: Touring
05-20-10, 10:05 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,058
Posted By falconproject

Good to know thanks.

Good to know thanks.
Forum: Touring
05-20-10, 08:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,058
Posted By falconproject

Miyata 610 question.

Hi everyone,

I'm a long time lurker with some questions about my recently purchased
Miyata 610, circa 84.

At the moment it's a basket case, I've got most of the original parts excluding the...
Forum: Texas
01-22-10, 11:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 542
Posted By falconproject

Try to Oak Cliff Bicycle Company. 410 N....

Try to Oak Cliff Bicycle Company.

410 N. Tyler st Oak Cliff
75208

You'll love it small friendly and affordable!
11-24-09, 06:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 324
Posted By falconproject

Rival FD question

Hello,

I had a question regarding a Sram Rival FD I wanted to put on my salsa La Cruz build up.
Is there an adapter to make the smallest clamp on Fd (31.8mm) fit or is there some kind of adapter...
Forum: Texas
10-22-09, 08:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 845
Posted By falconproject

Indeed it was the name of a Denton band. I was...

Indeed it was the name of a Denton band.
I was one of about 500 people to play in said group.
Forum: Texas
10-21-09, 05:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 845
Posted By falconproject

Just got home, half train, half bike.

Just got home, half train, half bike.
10-01-09, 12:01 PM
Replies: 680
Views: 157,917
Posted By falconproject

Indeed screwed and glued! I love my Miyata...

Indeed screwed and glued!
I love my Miyata 1100a Alumitech road bike.
I've got it set up as a fixed gear bike (don't worry, didn't drew it or sell offf any parts)
not the prettiest lugs but very...
Forum: Texas
09-30-09, 10:02 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 503
Posted By falconproject

Alleycat in Big D this weekend! Part of Cyclesomatic

Come on Down to Oak Cliff and join the party.
The next 10 days are gonna be full of cycling awesomeness!
Films
Rides
Block Parties
Texas Toast Crew from Denton doing crazy fixed gear tricks ...
09-24-09, 06:38 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 13,914
Posted By falconproject

Hi, Has anyone tried the Torelli Torinos?...

Hi,

Has anyone tried the Torelli Torinos? They claim to be a handmade clincher.
Replies: 7
Views: 488
Posted By falconproject

I was looking for some pricing feedback for the...

I was looking for some pricing feedback for the owner. I know he really wants to get about $1500ish.
Thanks for the input, i'll let him know what's up with the market right now.
Replies: 7
Views: 488
Posted By falconproject

Thanks Robbie, I pretty sure he did have it...

Thanks Robbie,
I pretty sure he did have it built up. He's in his late 60's now if it matters and is a retired
shop teacher so maybe the super record this bike deserved was out of reach.

He's...
Forum: Commuting
08-22-09, 02:55 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,659
Posted By falconproject

To the OP, There will be a Critical Mass ride...

To the OP,
There will be a Critical Mass ride next Friday in Dallas.
Check Craigslist for details and starting locations.
Replies: 7
Views: 488
Posted By falconproject

90-91 Cinelli Super Corsa (I think)

Just trying to help a friend sell his for a fair price.
Very clean, only one pea sized paint chip where the
front brake hit the frame.:(
All Campy Veloce except for the nitto pedals w/straps....
Forum: Texas
08-21-09, 08:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 635
Posted By falconproject

CYCLESOMATIC is coming to Oak Cliff!

Hi,

For the Cyclesomatic event happenning October 2nd through the 11th
they are planning of having a swap meet if anyone is interested.

Please contact www.cyclesomatic.us for more contact...
Forum: Texas
08-17-09, 10:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 978
Posted By falconproject

His name is Kevin Busey, His shop used to be...

His name is Kevin Busey, His shop used to be called White Rock Cycles.
Forum: Texas
08-16-09, 03:13 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 978
Posted By falconproject

Kevin over at KGS in Exposition Park is the best...

Kevin over at KGS in Exposition Park is the best in the Metroplex.
He wrenches on super hight end CF bikes all of the time.

He used to ride the pro circuit in europe, lots of great stories.
...
Forum: Texas
08-14-09, 11:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 726
Posted By falconproject

See y'all tomorrow night!

See y'all tomorrow night!
Forum: Texas
08-13-09, 10:43 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 726
Posted By falconproject

Party for new LBS on Saturday Night!

Hey everyone,

The Oak Cliff Bicycle Company is hosting a grand opening
party this Saturday night from 7 to 10.

We'll be open all day as well so come by and celebrate with us.

There's going...
Forum: Texas
08-03-09, 05:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 876
Posted By falconproject

I believe there is also a facebook page for the...

I believe there is also a facebook page for the event.

Bikes, Beer, Art and October. Superb!
Forum: Texas
08-01-09, 08:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 876
Posted By falconproject

This is going to be huge for Dallas

And you're all invited!

http://cyclesomatic.us/

Tell all your friends and saves the date(s).
We hope to see you all there.
Forum: Commuting
07-30-09, 09:56 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,565
Posted By falconproject

Hi, 62 seems long to me but more power to you I...

Hi, 62 seems long to me but more power to you I say, just be prepared.

My commute is 17 miles round trip.
Forum: Commuting
07-30-09, 09:52 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,128
Posted By falconproject

Hey Big E and Mikey, Another Oak Cliffer, ...

Hey Big E and Mikey,

Another Oak Cliffer,
I commute from Kiest/Hampton area to Mid downtown.
Through Kiest park, past the same pack of wild dogs every morning.
They gather around the...
07-23-09, 10:19 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,555
Posted By falconproject

I had the same handle as I use here. It was laid...

I had the same handle as I use here. It was laid to rest during the
big post count shake-up of 04-05 whenever, now I just "lurk".

I got a couple of schwinns I need to work on. a Suburban and a...
07-23-09, 05:31 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,555
Posted By falconproject

Nice bikes JJ. Didn't you used to hang out ...

Nice bikes JJ.
Didn't you used to hang out
at Harmony Central?

How's The Bricks ATX?
Every time I see a roadstar II
I think of old JJ Pistols
Forum: Commuting
06-29-09, 06:27 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 757
Posted By falconproject

Congrats Soxfan, I just started my commute from...

Congrats Soxfan, I just started my commute from the OC to downtown, It's been fun.
When it's too hot I'll commute to the train station and lock my bike in a bike locker.
Did you know renting a...
06-27-09, 11:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 475
Posted By falconproject

I think velo-orange makes a brown cloth tape. It...

I think velo-orange makes a brown cloth tape. It should be a close match.
Forum: Texas
06-26-09, 07:25 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,083
Posted By falconproject

Maybe next week it'll be in the upper 90's. It...

Maybe next week it'll be in the upper 90's.
It won't really cool off til late september, sorry.
06-26-09, 07:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 297
Posted By falconproject

There's usually a ride on sundays in Oak Cliff...

There's usually a ride on sundays in Oak Cliff that starts a Jacks Back Yard. It usually
starts around 2 or 3. It's lots of fun and not too fast all are welcome and the folks that
lead the ride are...
05-26-09, 07:21 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,646
Posted By falconproject

Nice bike, I've got the Miyata 1100a from...

Nice bike,

I've got the Miyata 1100a from 89. Same type of frame with Cro-mo rear triangle and fork.
Pretty much the same paint scheme, 80's day-glo wonderfullness!

The bike handles very...
05-05-09, 11:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 603
Posted By falconproject

There's an MB-2 that looks brand new on Dallas CL...

There's an MB-2 that looks brand new on Dallas CL for $300. The owner claims it has less than 50 miles
05-05-09, 10:04 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,028
Posted By falconproject

Thanks for the reply, my buddy pretty much told...

Thanks for the reply, my buddy pretty much told me the same thing kind of. Live and learn I guess. Next time I'll take my time. The bike is in really good shape, very clean and it rides so smooth....
05-05-09, 09:35 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,028
Posted By falconproject

Hello everyone, I'm back finally. ...

Hello everyone, I'm back finally.

Custermustache, I got the bike for $400, it felt reasonable to me and the bike seems to be in good shape.
I building up a commuter and figured this was a good...
05-04-09, 10:55 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,028
Posted By falconproject

Cool, thanks to all of you, I'm gonna take off...

Cool, thanks to all of you, I'm gonna take off now but I'll try to get some photos up tomorrow.
05-04-09, 10:42 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,028
Posted By falconproject

Thanks, good to know before I start playing...

Thanks, good to know before I start playing around.
How about an 18 pack of tall boys?
05-04-09, 10:28 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,028
Posted By falconproject

Thanks again, I've got plenty of beer cans layin...

Thanks again, I've got plenty of beer cans layin around and some drops from my Miyata 1100A in the parts bin. I'll give it a go.
05-04-09, 09:40 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,028
Posted By falconproject

Thanks for the info guys. I'll try to post pics...

Thanks for the info guys. I'll try to post pics tomorrow but
they might look weird considering I've got no handlebars.

I think I agree with you guys now, Drops it is. Just so I'm not confused...
05-04-09, 09:18 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,028
Posted By falconproject

Thanks USAZORRO, actally there's no braze-ons to...

Thanks USAZORRO, actally there's no braze-ons to grind off. I'm definitely not going
to turn this into a fixed gear/single speed bike.

Also. does anyone know if a MKS pedal dust cap will fit my...
05-04-09, 08:40 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,028
Posted By falconproject

New C & V guy w/questions

Hi everyone,

I'm totally new to the BF C & V forum and I was looking for a little advice regarding a bike I just purchased. On friday I picked up a beautiful Austro-Daimler Vent Noir 2 off Craigs...
Forum: Texas
04-17-09, 06:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 428
Posted By falconproject

Is the superdrome open tonight?

I was wondering, me and my buddy want to head up there soon. Thanks
Forum: Texas
03-27-09, 10:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 694
Posted By falconproject

It's not too hilly for a fixed gear at all. My...

It's not too hilly for a fixed gear at all. My buddy will be there on his and I'll be riding my s.s.
Forum: Texas
03-25-09, 10:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 694
Posted By falconproject

oops, sorry about that, I meant to post a link....

oops, sorry about that, I meant to post a link. This should work. I'm not so hot with the computer thingy.

Hope to see y'all there, feel free to bring your friends and family.
...
Forum: Texas
03-25-09, 08:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 694
Posted By falconproject

Bonnie and Clyde ride this Sunday in the OC!

Hey everyone, we hope to see you all there. So far we've had over 150 riders confirm for this
fun ride. It's gonna start at Dealy Plaza and eventually finish at the Belmont Hotel.

The Belmont...
Forum: Texas
02-03-09, 07:30 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 863
Posted By falconproject

The Oak Cliff ride was great, sorry some of you...

The Oak Cliff ride was great, sorry some of you missed it. It was covered by the Morning news, channel 33 and channel 11.

Bike Friendly Oak Cliff did a great job of getting the word out, thanks...
Forum: Texas
01-31-09, 11:12 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 530
Posted By falconproject

A friendly reminder about tomorrows ride for y'all!

All of us at BFOC hope to see you all there tomorrow. Thanks, it's gonna be fun.
Bring some friends too.

http://bikefriendlyoc.wordpress.com/
Forum: Texas
01-23-09, 08:38 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 863
Posted By falconproject

That's also the day of the Bike Friendly Oak...

That's also the day of the Bike Friendly Oak Cliff ride. We will be tracing Lee Harvey Oswalds steps through downtown and Oak Cliff. It's a very casual ride. So far over 60 people have signed up to...
Forum: Texas
01-14-09, 11:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 754
Posted By falconproject

Some friends of mine are putting on the ride....

Some friends of mine are putting on the ride. Please invite anyone you feel might enjoy it.
So far I know of about 50 people who have said yes, weather permitting.

Thinking we should add the old...
Showing results 1 to 50 of 55
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

Copyright 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.