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04-22-21, 05:12 PM
Replies: 62
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Posted By steelbikeguy

At the 2018 Classic Rendezvous gathering, there...

At the 2018 Classic Rendezvous gathering, there was a Weigle mixte displayed by Mrs. Townsend. I wonder how many of these Peter has made?
...
04-22-21, 04:25 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,127
Posted By non-fixie

Just picked up one of the most uncommon ones...

Just picked up one of the most uncommon ones ever. I really wish they'd made them in my size as well:
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04-22-21, 01:16 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 409
Posted By SurferRosa

"Look! A Falcon, Ren. Oh joy of joys!" ...

"Look! A Falcon, Ren. Oh joy of joys!"

https://i.imgur.com/EIFflBH.jpg
Belltown alleyways
04-21-21, 04:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 284
Posted By styggno1

Every third year box of crap check

Like most people I do have a box of crap. About every third year I check the box for parts and every time I find parts I have been searching the net for - or have re-evaluated since the last time....
04-20-21, 08:49 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 489
Posted By mkeller234

Last post of the night, I got the jubilee RD all...

Last post of the night, I got the jubilee RD all cleaned up. It was pretty interesting to take apart. I actually had a brand new bag of 1/8” grade 25 bearings for the jockey wheels.

...
04-20-21, 03:25 PM
Replies: 17,074
Views: 1,826,142
Posted By fender1

Got out for 20 after getting away from work...

Got out for 20 after getting away from work early. This was a shakedown ride after swapping to mini v brakes from cantis, 38mm tires from 32mm with fenders, triple 44/34/28 from double 46/30 and to a...
04-20-21, 02:58 PM
Replies: 17,074
Views: 1,826,142
Posted By rccardr

Couple of hours and 32 miles lollygagging through...

Couple of hours and 32 miles lollygagging through Virginia horse country on the 650B Pelizzoli. Everything is just leafing out and it's a pretty vibrant green....
04-20-21, 12:33 PM
Replies: 17,074
Views: 1,826,142
Posted By non-fixie

Well, as you can see, the weather in the NL was...

Well, as you can see, the weather in the NL was very nice today. :)

I am very much not into MTB's, but that is a sharp-looking machine you got there, fabiofarelli !

Mrs non-fixie and I went out...
04-20-21, 11:21 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 541
Posted By noobinsf

The only thing to be mindful of with the Moto GR...

The only thing to be mindful of with the Moto GR is that the rear brake reach is long if you're using center-mounted centerpulls. I use every mm of the MAFAC Raid back there, and I even had to tilt...
04-20-21, 09:29 AM
Replies: 17,074
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Posted By fabiofarelli

De Peel, in the south-east of the Netherlands ...

De Peel, in the south-east of the Netherlands
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04-20-21, 07:49 AM
Replies: 17,074
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Posted By Johno59

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They're just finished plowing here, so lots of morning mist rising at...
04-20-21, 07:31 AM
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Views: 1,826,142
Posted By LucasHartong

Did a ride along the Dutch coast and into Zeeland...

Did a ride along the Dutch coast and into Zeeland province today. Lots of young animals around! ...
04-19-21, 05:12 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 708
Posted By non-fixie

I just got word that my purchase has been dropped...

I just got word that my purchase has been dropped off at a post office somewhere in France this morning, so I am beginning to feel confident that I will actually be holding it in my hands in maybe a...
04-19-21, 01:46 PM
Replies: 17,074
Views: 1,826,142
Posted By Drillium Dude

Been out for 30 - 70 miles every day since my...

Been out for 30 - 70 miles every day since my baby passed on the 14th; a couple pics from the ride to Fall City on Saturday:
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04-19-21, 12:24 PM
Replies: 17,074
Views: 1,826,142
Posted By non-fixie

Mrs non-fixie and I decided to go for a quick...

Mrs non-fixie and I decided to go for a quick twenty-mile ride after work and before dinner. "Ups & downs" would be a accurate description of the event.

It started out allright, with empty roads...
04-19-21, 06:50 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 7,877
Posted By rccardr

The Pelizzoli in 650B attire, set up with SHimano...

The Pelizzoli in 650B attire, set up with SHimano Dura Ace 9 speed and 38's:

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04-19-21, 02:47 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 7,877
Posted By texaspandj

My '84 Centurion Comp TA gravel bike. The frame...

My '84 Centurion Comp TA gravel bike. The frame was a a gift from Robbie Tunes. It's the precursor to the first year Ironman. Currently this is my most fun bike to ride.
I wasn't sure what to do...
04-18-21, 08:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 239
Posted By sloar

Use cable liners.

Use cable liners.
04-18-21, 07:44 PM
Replies: 17,074
Views: 1,826,142
Posted By Roger M

I got out with my son to break in the two 'new'...

I got out with my son to break in the two 'new' bikes today. Never thought it could be 77 degrees in April here in the PNW. It was a nice afternoon with Thomas....
04-18-21, 05:18 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 7,877
Posted By LarryBSky

Austro Daimler

Austro Daimler Inter 10 after a wet ride.
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04-18-21, 01:36 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 7,877
Posted By gaucho777

'72 Cilo Pacer ...

'72 Cilo Pacer

https://live.staticflickr.com/4293/35967511501_bfe7f702d4_k.jpg

'72 Gitane Gran Tourisme

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51100289038_fbbbaa1152_k.jpg
...
04-18-21, 11:25 AM
Replies: 17,074
Views: 1,826,142
Posted By non-fixie

Amstel Gold Race today, so mrs non-fixie and I...

Amstel Gold Race today, so mrs non-fixie and I elected to go for a ride that would take us along the Amstel river. (The race is called after the beer brand, of course, which in turn is called after...
04-18-21, 08:39 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 391
Posted By mcgregorj

If you need to rebuild, take the opportunity to...

If you need to rebuild, take the opportunity to upgrade from straight gauge?

I always order spokes from Yojimbo's Garage in Chicago. Great to work with.
04-18-21, 12:02 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 409
Posted By The Golden Boy

New Saddle Day!!!

It's not exactly *new* but I finally put it on today.

A week or so ago I got a Gilles Berthoud Aspin saddle- work and some other things got in the way- but I finally got around to Proofiding it...
04-17-21, 11:29 PM
Replies: 17,074
Views: 1,826,142
Posted By northbend

Man, it's good to see you out on the bike again ...

Man, it's good to see you out on the bike again scozim.
Happy Birthday nlerner!

I've been riding nearly every day but haven't been taking pictures because, well, most of the time it's just the...
04-17-21, 07:07 PM
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Views: 1,826,142
Posted By scozim

Swapped in a different wheelset because I haven't...

Swapped in a different wheelset because I haven't had time to go through the hubs on the other one I have for the bike. I just really wanted to get a shakedown ride in. So 24 miles later and a few...
04-17-21, 04:30 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 2,722
Posted By steelbikeguy

I attend the Church of Homer, and this one of our...

I attend the Church of Homer, and this one of our steps towards Nirvana...


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04-17-21, 03:20 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 708
Posted By non-fixie

Thank you for the kind words. :) I am quite...

Thank you for the kind words. :) I am quite smitten with it, but it is like falling in love with someone from a picture. You never know how you'll feel when they actually start talking ...

I am...
04-17-21, 02:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 267
Posted By Dylansbob

I should go to Vegas, aka Another one, aka Italian ID

So I've had quite a week. On top of making some fairly incredible cl finds, I also was able to move a couple of mtb for nice return. Today was our local co-op's annual garage sale, promising...
04-17-21, 02:35 PM
Replies: 17,074
Views: 1,826,142
Posted By ascherer

I rode 20 blocks south on Central Park West and...

I rode 20 blocks south on Central Park West and heard Chris Potter, Joe Martin and Nasheet Waits play an hour long set on Summit Rock.
...
04-17-21, 01:46 PM
Replies: 17,074
Views: 1,826,142
Posted By nlerner

Today is my 61st birthday, which means I was...

Today is my 61st birthday, which means I was compelled to do a 61-mile ride. Weather at the start was light rain and about 40 degrees. Stayed like that for the first 30 miles, but that’s better than...
04-17-21, 11:26 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 708
Posted By non-fixie

One moment of weakness ...

... and a few quick clicks on the computer screen and I am the owner of another bike frame. :( :)

That color! Chrome! Those curves! It's not high end and it's from Saint-Etienne, but I am so...
04-13-21, 05:33 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 4,059
Posted By nlerner

I’d settle for a growler full of beer.

I’d settle for a growler full of beer.
04-12-21, 09:05 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 801
Posted By francophile

Nah, fine or ultra-fine bronze wool (not steel...

Nah, fine or ultra-fine bronze wool (not steel wool!): https://www.homaxproducts.com/sundries/steel-wool/bronze-wool-fine-grade-3-pads

I personally prefer ultra-fine (0000 gauge) but fine (000...
04-10-21, 10:33 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 4,059
Posted By gugie

Update! Put a fork in it

Fork completed, and my powder coat guy turned it around in 1 day! I've never asked him for discounts or fast turnaround. I guess I've been nice enough to him that he did this for me - it helped that...
04-10-21, 05:13 PM
Replies: 17,074
Views: 1,826,142
Posted By nlerner

Original intent for this morning’s ride was to...

Original intent for this morning’s ride was to pair of couple of red Lemonds:

...
04-10-21, 04:34 AM
Replies: 17,074
Views: 1,826,142
Posted By rccardr

38 bucolic miles on the Fairfax Cross County...

38 bucolic miles on the Fairfax Cross County Trail...
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04-09-21, 02:54 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,303
Posted By machinist42

Life, The Universe....Everything!

As someone who recently snagged an '84 Trek 620, I eagerly await the results of your research.

After reading your posting, I went and measured my Lotus Odyssey, and it can accommodate 42s, but not...
04-09-21, 08:25 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 667
Posted By majmt

someone is already on it........... ...

someone is already on it...........



https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A1fVvGRlFoE&t=13s
04-09-21, 08:06 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 667
Posted By Narhay

If someone builds it will you take it off any...

If someone builds it will you take it off any sweet jumps?
04-06-21, 06:32 AM
Replies: 17,074
Views: 1,826,142
Posted By rccardr

Spent the day enjoying the superb ride qualities...

Spent the day enjoying the superb ride qualities of the '78 Richard Sachs.

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04-05-21, 07:31 PM
Replies: 17,074
Views: 1,826,142
Posted By nlerner

I returned today from a three-day credit card...

I returned today from a three-day credit card tour, a somewhat spontaneous decision to spend three days on the bike in early spring here in New England. I had actually planned and then cancelled this...
04-05-21, 06:29 PM
Replies: 17,074
Views: 1,826,142
Posted By gaucho777

I hit some local trails for a little gravel...

I hit some local trails for a little gravel riding. Just about an hour out & back from Nevada City.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51098434490_54e6f13e2b_k.jpg
...
04-05-21, 02:30 PM
Replies: 169
Views: 5,837
Posted By non-fixie

Christmas gift to myself a few years ago. A...

Christmas gift to myself a few years ago. A must-have brand if you are into the Belgian spring classics: Rodania:
...
04-04-21, 05:36 PM
Replies: 17,074
Views: 1,826,142
Posted By gaucho777

I'm taking a little vacation in Gold Country...

I'm taking a little vacation in Gold Country (Nevada City, CA). I did the "LeMond Loop" (or Newtown Loop), a short but hilly 15 miles through some scenic farmland. Greg rode a Gitane, too. Temps in...
04-04-21, 04:59 PM
Replies: 17,074
Views: 1,826,142
Posted By ultrarider7

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30 miles around the city today on the Peugeot....
04-04-21, 04:36 PM
Replies: 17,074
Views: 1,826,142
Posted By DMNHCAGrandPrix

Nice Easter morning ride through Woodside,...

Nice Easter morning ride through Woodside, Portola Valley and Stanford, CA area on an older French bike (1959 Terrot). Happy Spring to all. ...
04-04-21, 11:21 AM
Replies: 17,074
Views: 1,826,142
Posted By jimmuller

Well harrumph. We have no more snow in this neck...

Well harrumph. We have no more snow in this neck of the woods. However it was still cool this morning when I started out.

Time to start riding the western suburbs again. It's been a year or more....
04-04-21, 08:15 AM
Replies: 169
Views: 5,837
Posted By BFisher

My wife's Elgin from 1904 ...

My wife's Elgin from 1904
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04-04-21, 02:01 AM
Replies: 169
Views: 5,837
Posted By styggno1

Idéale 90 "Rebour" with friend... #4 ...

Idéale 90 "Rebour" with friend...

#4

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