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12-12-21, 11:46 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,457
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

I love my Saris Superclamp EX 2. I use it for all...

I love my Saris Superclamp EX 2. I use it for all my bikes, including carbon fibre ones as it clamps the wheels, instead of the frame.

It's lightweight, compact, doesn't obscure the licence plate...
07-13-21, 06:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,194
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

This happened to me with a Shimano Sora hood...

This happened to me with a Shimano Sora hood after I installed new bar tape. After examination, I determined it had wrapped the bar tape too far up on the shifters and this was covering a couple of...
06-22-21, 12:32 AM
Replies: 224
Views: 62,466
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

It would be a 68mm shell, but for the spindle...

It would be a 68mm shell, but for the spindle length go with the same size you have now. If it's not marked on the spindle somewhere, measure the length.
Replies: 4
Views: 1,461
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

Lovely bike! It looks like it has survived three...

Lovely bike! It looks like it has survived three decades very well.

The Vectra was an entry-level bicycle from Concorde and came equipped with Shimano's Exage Sport LX groupset. I think that...
05-31-21, 01:01 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 14,097
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

Reynolds 531 T-Shirt

I think I'll wear this today, as I head off to do a bit of shopping and banking.
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Replies: 4
Views: 1,974
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

I'm in the Vancouver area and I see Cramerotti...

I'm in the Vancouver area and I see Cramerotti bicycles come up for sale about once a month. Most of the frames were imported from Italy by Guiseppi Cramerotti, the founder of a high-end bicycle...
03-09-21, 10:24 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 6,019
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

Disc brakes have their place on road bikes,...

Disc brakes have their place on road bikes, especially if you're riding in wet conditions or are descending down steep and long hills or mountains.

For most applications, brakes are meant to slow...
01-07-21, 07:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,011
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

Way overpriced! That's a $200 USD frame at the...

Way overpriced! That's a $200 USD frame at the absolute max.

While the frame is in really nice condition, the Classica was nowhere near the top of the Miele food chain. Tange 2 tubing was used on...
12-13-20, 04:37 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 62,466
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

It might be just me, but I think that fork looks...

It might be just me, but I think that fork looks bent from this angle.
10-14-20, 06:03 PM
Replies: 72,859
Views: 11,834,642
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

Rene Herse "Cyclocamping" 50cm - eBay auction

https://www.ebay.ca/itm/R-Herse-cyclocamping-1970-bike-VERY-NICE/264899614797?hash=item3dad3f584d:g:kNwAAOSw9d5fh4nT

Extremely rare Rene Herse 1970 Cyclo-camping bicycle in expensive Vitus tubing...
Replies: 5
Views: 1,228
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

Cramerotti was a Canadian brand based out of...

Cramerotti was a Canadian brand based out of Vancouver. From what I've read, the owner, Guisseppe Cramerotti, ran a high-end bicycle store called La Bicicletta (it's still around) and imported frames...
10-10-20, 06:17 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,562
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

Steve Bauer Bicycles

Here in Canada, we had a range of bicycles branded after yellow jersey wearer Steve Bauer. I have no idea who made them, but they occupied the mid-range of the spectrum.
...
10-08-20, 05:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 838
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

Noice! :thumb: It's not every day you see a...

Noice! :thumb:

It's not every day you see a Canadian-brazed, Ishiwata-tubed Carlton Corsair.
10-08-20, 04:11 PM
Replies: 72,859
Views: 11,834,642
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

1960s Falcon - 21" - $150: Santa Clarita, California

https://www.pinkbike.com/buysell/2890906/

Falcon English made road bike.
21" frame with cut lug construction.
Alloy rims with sew-up tires.
'Campy' wide flange quick release hubs.
Mafac center...
09-21-20, 11:31 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 12,751
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

It certainly is telling that you've failed to...

It certainly is telling that you've failed to provide evidence about your claim; especially as you claim it exists.
09-16-20, 06:06 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,790
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

A hipster and his money are soon parted.

A hipster and his money are soon parted.
09-15-20, 08:11 PM
Replies: 486
Views: 75,056
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

My old Concorde Colombo with Aelle R tubing,...

My old Concorde Colombo with Aelle R tubing, Campy front and rear dropouts, first-generation Campagnolo Athena groupset with Doppler shifters, a black Selle San Marco Rolls saddle, Cinelli stem and...
09-15-20, 07:58 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 12,751
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

Looks great! A nice modern update on a classic...

Looks great! A nice modern update on a classic bicycle. Raleigh has done a good job on this and I'm sure they'll quickly sell all 250 copies.
09-12-20, 06:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 972
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

It looks like a Primato or perhaps a Diamante. As...

It looks like a Primato or perhaps a Diamante. As for age, Campagnolo sold Record in 7-speed configuration from about 1987 to 1991.
08-30-20, 07:48 PM
Replies: 72,859
Views: 11,834,642
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

Vintage Gitane Toilet Paper Roll Holder

https://www.ebay.ca/itm/FIGNON-LEMOND-HINAULT-GITANE-PRO-TEAM-DEROULEUR-rare-ET-unique/124314153786?hash=item1cf1b3733a:g:WSQAAOSw2AdfOO8~

RARE AND UNIQUE!
GITANE PRO TEAM TOILET / WC UNROLLER...
08-27-20, 08:39 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 10,498
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

Sugino Autex Self-Extracting Crank Bolts

I know some people here on BF don't like the Sugino Autex system as they believe that it's difficult to tighten them to an adequate torque spec, but I'd much rather break out a long-levered 6mm hex...
08-27-20, 08:07 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 7,172
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

Thanks! I can't believe I missed this.

Thanks! I can't believe I missed this.
08-27-20, 07:27 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 7,172
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

Piasentin Super Vitus 971 Build Completed!

Well, after a couple of months and a few delays, Iíve finally built up the frame and taken it out for a quick, 20km spin.

What has taken me so long? The main reason was due to the six weeks for...
08-24-20, 12:38 AM
Replies: 5,661
Views: 634,359
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

1970's French Super Vitus Piastentin

For the past month, I've been working on building up the 1970's Super Vitus 971 frame made for a French bicycle store near Grenoble called Piasentin.

The wheels and the 7-speed Shimano 105C...
08-04-20, 12:56 AM
Replies: 72,859
Views: 11,834,642
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

You'll then need to tack on a five-hour journey,...

You'll then need to tack on a five-hour journey, including a 100-minute ferry crossing. The seller is located in the Comox Valley on Vancouver Island. It's a $200, full-day round-trip from Vancouver.
08-01-20, 07:38 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 11,796
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

Corporate branding throughout Asia - including...

Corporate branding throughout Asia - including Japan, China, Taiwan, Indonesia and India - is more often than not carried out using the Latin alphabet instead of the native languages. It has to do...
Replies: 12
Views: 2,363
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

The first generation of Athena was Campagnolo's...

The first generation of Athena was Campagnolo's most beautiful groupset from the 1990s onwards. Nothing has matched it since.
07-21-20, 10:25 PM
Replies: 227
Views: 23,369
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

That's because Wilier was founded in 1906. Do you...

That's because Wilier was founded in 1906. Do you mean the 21st century?
07-21-20, 10:20 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,275
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

Take look at something from Kinlin, H Plus Son,...

Take look at something from Kinlin, H Plus Son, Exal or a modern pair from Rigida, Ambrosio or Mavic.

These UK-Based retailers have decent selections:...
07-09-20, 11:44 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 6,950
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

Here's my ideal bike. A mix of old and modern. ...

Here's my ideal bike. A mix of old and modern.

For my builder, I'm going local and will pick British Columbia's Chris Dekerf (https://www.dekerf.com/). I would commission him to build me a fillet...
07-07-20, 12:17 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 7,172
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

I've never heard of 973. I know about 980, so...

I've never heard of 973. I know about 980, so I'll have to do a bit of a search, especially on French-language websites and forums.

Good news about the front derailleur clamp - it matched-up...
07-03-20, 07:02 PM
Replies: 7,878
Views: 879,847
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

Piasentin Super Vitus 971 frame from Lancey France

Not quite! The box contained a new-to-me Super Vitus 971 frame along with a Stonglight headset, TA bottom bracket and a J.P. Routens (JPR) seatpost. The frame is branded Piasentin, but the only real...
Replies: 3
Views: 2,527
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

It's worth more parted out than complete. I think...

It's worth more parted out than complete. I think the frameset is worth about $200 and about $200 to $250 for everything else.
06-24-20, 07:11 PM
Replies: 72,859
Views: 11,834,642
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

I might be able to but I'm away from Vancouver...

I might be able to but I'm away from Vancouver until Sunday night. DM me.
06-22-20, 10:52 PM
Replies: 72,859
Views: 11,834,642
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

Olmo Competition - $540 CAD - 62cm - Vancouver Island

https://comoxvalley.craigslist.org/bik/d/campbell-river-central-vintage-olmo/7146585633.html

Bike has been powdercoated, new decals, bar tape, cables and housings. Bearings cleaned and regreased....
06-22-20, 10:28 PM
Replies: 14,961
Views: 3,650,289
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

1990 Diamondback Master TG Centurion - Shimano 105

Here is something that was potentially saved from the dump - a 1990 Diamondback Master TG Centurion.

The story on this is that the Diamondback has belonged to my father for a least the past dozen...
06-22-20, 09:28 PM
Replies: 10,415
Views: 1,341,197
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

1990 Diamondback Master TG Centurion

Here's my addition to this thread, a 1990 63-64 cm or 25" Diamondback Master TG Centurion. I doubt I'll be keeping it for long, however, as the frame is way, way too big for me.

The backstory on...
06-18-20, 10:25 AM
Replies: 72,859
Views: 11,834,642
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

BSA Roadster - $200 - Vancouver, British Columbia

Vintage BSA Roadster - $200 (Vancouver)
https://vancouver.craigslist.org/van/bik/d/vancouver-vintage-bsa-roadster/7143860691.html

A very old English fixed gear roadster. The rear wheel is double...
06-15-20, 05:17 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 7,172
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

Thanks for the reply. Yes, it's a Stonglight...

Thanks for the reply. Yes, it's a Stonglight headset, so that's a bonus that it and the BB and seatpost comes with the frame.

I think I've managed to find out a little more about the provenance of...
06-15-20, 01:55 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 7,172
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

Super Vitus 971 Steel Tubing - French Piasentin Frame - Thoughts?

Hi all,

I'm just wondering if anyone has impressions or thoughts about Super Vitus 971 tubing? I've done a quick search and most of the posts seem to be from at least 5 years ago and they just...
06-11-20, 04:50 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 4,114
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

If it was something that: Infrequently...

If it was something that:

Infrequently comes onto the market;
Is in my size;
Is not stupidly expensive;
I can pick it up or can be shipped to me at a reasonable rate;
Is in decent...
06-02-20, 11:09 AM
Replies: 72,859
Views: 11,834,642
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

1988 Kuwahara Pro Star - Suntour Ole, Ishiwata EXO - $750 CAD Surrey, BC

https://vancouver.craigslist.org/rds/bik/d/surrey-inner-northwest-1988-kuwahara/7133340785.html
...
06-01-20, 06:54 PM
Replies: 72,859
Views: 11,834,642
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

Miyata - Team Miyata - Dura-Ace - $650 (Vancouver, BC)

Team Miyata 80's vintage road bikehttps://vancouver.craigslist.org/rch/bik/d/richmond-southwest-team-miyata-80s/7134190820.html

Team Miyata 1980's vintage road bicycle. Original 1st generation...
05-10-20, 11:46 AM
Replies: 72,859
Views: 11,834,642
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

1970ís Raleigh Super Course Bike - $500 - Vancouver, BC

https://vancouver.craigslist.org/nvn/bik/d/west-vancouver-west-vintage-1970s/7121516149.html

I have a beautiful 1970ís Raleigh Super Course bike for sale. Itís in amazing condition.
All original...
05-10-20, 11:40 AM
Replies: 72,859
Views: 11,834,642
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

NOS 1971 Mercier Tour de France Special - $600 - Vancouver, BC

https://vancouver.craigslist.org/pml/bik/d/maple-ridge-mercier-nos-1971-vintage/7121425288.html

1971 Mercier Model #101 (https://www.bikeforums.net/usertag.php?do=list&action=hash&hash=101) 10...
03-23-20, 09:57 AM
Replies: 72,859
Views: 11,834,642
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

1986 LOOK Equipe Bernard Hinault - Reynolds 753 - $450 CAD - Vancouver

https://vancouver.craigslist.org/van/bik/d/vancouver-look-bernard-hinault-reynolds/7096278160.html

A Look Bernard Hinault frame with Reynolds 753 tubes which is a heat treated version of 531 and...
02-05-20, 12:25 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,777
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

I use Tufo tubular rim tape...

I use Tufo tubular rim tape (https://www.tufo.com/en/accessories/). Dead easy to mount a tire and I've never had issues with rim separation. I'm not going back to using glue. It's too messy. It takes...
02-02-20, 05:44 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 12,156
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

If had $4,000 CAD and wanted a bike that would...

If had $4,000 CAD and wanted a bike that would fit your parameters I would buy... two bikes. One for gravel duties and one for road duties.

For my gravel bike, check out the Brodie Romulus ($1,399...
02-01-20, 09:34 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 11,796
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

Pardus (http://www.parduscycle.com/en/)makes...

Pardus (http://www.parduscycle.com/en/)makes some really high-end carbon frames. I really like their Robin SL https://www.biketo.com/product/41349.html.

XDS is another interesting Chinese brand....
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