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11-12-09, 11:43 PM
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Posted By chase.

thriller: that's the jam.

thriller: that's the jam.
11-12-09, 12:11 AM
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Posted By chase.

full carbon clinchers scare me a bit, especially...

full carbon clinchers scare me a bit, especially if they ever see the street.
11-11-09, 12:22 PM
Replies: 25
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Posted By chase.

this. i might mention for those who don't know...

this. i might mention for those who don't know that mihlbach has been riding on such a wheel build for some time— alloy nipples up front as well, if i recall.

for weight concerns there's really no...
11-10-09, 04:35 PM
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Posted By chase.

it's a nice concept for something different in...

it's a nice concept for something different in the modern HF track hubset game, but i agree about the rims. i like the rear minus the white finish, probably i'd prefer a lighter, cutout LF road-style...
11-10-09, 04:31 PM
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Posted By chase.

short of buying used, the omnium is one of the...

short of buying used, the omnium is one of the best values in a 144bcd track crank.
11-10-09, 02:25 PM
Replies: 39
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Posted By chase.

most folks who frequently change bars have a stem...

most folks who frequently change bars have a stem for each: deep drop quill on track drops, and a parallel/road quill on road drops, horns, or risers. you often want different extensions anyway, and...
11-03-09, 02:56 PM
Replies: 64
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Posted By chase.

eai steel deluxe is what i've settled on. good...

eai steel deluxe is what i've settled on. good profile, long wearing, wide range of sizes. they're not drilled or lightened in the larger sizes, but that's a minor quibble honestly.

for what it's...
10-28-09, 03:26 PM
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Posted By chase.

i'll probably grab some cadence or exustars when...

i'll probably grab some cadence or exustars when my kashimax doubles wear out… which might be a while.
10-25-09, 01:32 PM
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Posted By chase.

aif: get some chainring bolts pronto, son...

aif: get some chainring bolts pronto, son (daughter?).
10-19-09, 09:40 AM
Replies: 3
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Posted By chase.

you might try the old stronglight (maybe...

you might try the old stronglight (maybe specialties TA?) sealed needle bearing type, or the early ultegra cartridge ones. as i recall they were both pretty short.
10-18-09, 06:10 PM
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Posted By chase.

My measurement is 26mm upper and 12mm lower.

My measurement is 26mm upper and 12mm lower.
10-15-09, 12:36 PM
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Posted By chase.

if you're replacing a track fork, or a tight...

if you're replacing a track fork, or a tight steel fork, the wound up has the shortest axle-to-crown measurement of all the carbons i've seen. most carbon forks, particularly ****coque, tack on 10mm...
10-14-09, 02:28 PM
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Posted By chase.

salmon or salmon/black. personally i preferred...

salmon or salmon/black. personally i preferred the plain salmons.
10-14-09, 02:27 PM
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Posted By chase.

that bridgestone has a nice tubeset but...

that bridgestone has a nice tubeset but inexplicably a strange build. odd fork crown too— i seem to recall BS/anchor using a different one in the past.
10-09-09, 03:00 PM
Replies: 9
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Posted By chase.

I've felt the Easton, Alpha-Q, and Reynolds...

I've felt the Easton, Alpha-Q, and Reynolds full-carbons are really well made from experience with them in the shop. Easton's SL and SLX forks ("superlight") aren't as burly as their regular ones—...
09-07-09, 10:36 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,810
Posted By chase.

I like Continentals (specifically the new...

I like Continentals (specifically the new GP4000), and usually buy them from retailers in the UK when the USD/GBP rate is favorable.
09-02-09, 04:40 PM
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Posted By chase.

on the vantuyl— you swap your omniums out when...

on the vantuyl— you swap your omniums out when you take it to the track? or is that an old build?
08-31-09, 09:57 AM
Replies: 18
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Posted By chase.

currently riding 28c gatorskin on the rear, and a...

currently riding 28c gatorskin on the rear, and a 23c conti gp4000 black chili up front. currently my favourite front tire, after riding a few others.
i liked the rubino pro slick but the sidewall...
08-23-09, 10:14 PM
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Posted By chase.

^ it's definitely not, but the earflap liner is...

^ it's definitely not, but the earflap liner is nice and warm in the winter.
08-23-09, 05:11 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,673
Posted By chase.

just patch them with another piece of denim and...

just patch them with another piece of denim and use your zigzag stitch to lock everything together. remember to roll up next time.
08-21-09, 09:17 PM
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Posted By chase.

arguably the logical inverse of having a 100k car...

arguably the logical inverse of having a 100k car with hubcaps…
08-21-09, 06:36 PM
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Posted By chase.

i'm all over that pursuit, but honestly i think...

i'm all over that pursuit, but honestly i think the wheelset, frame design, and general scheme are blinding me from the look stem and other details (why fillet braze and then not blend the track ends...
08-08-09, 07:02 PM
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Posted By chase.

braze most likely.

braze most likely.
08-08-09, 05:34 PM
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Posted By chase.

i'd like those rims much more if i didn't know...

i'd like those rims much more if i didn't know how much they weighed. and i'm not usually a weight weenie.

am i the only one who thinks deda pistas look awkward in an integrated setup?
08-05-09, 12:45 PM
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Posted By chase.

Hatta R9400 with fully loose bearings. 109mm...

Hatta R9400 with fully loose bearings. 109mm spindle, mirror races. I've got a spare 75 BB in case this one grenades, but so far it's silent unless i'm mashing. reminds me to spin smoothly.
07-27-09, 05:34 PM
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Posted By chase.

love those cello frames.

love those cello frames.
07-26-09, 07:55 PM
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Posted By chase.

you can see the deformation as diagonal lines,...

you can see the deformation as diagonal lines, and in the skew of the engraving. that hub was lost before it sheared.

either way, that sucks. sorry you went through that.
07-26-09, 06:40 PM
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Posted By chase.

you mean you didn't see the centre of the hub...

you mean you didn't see the centre of the hub shell twisting before it sheared?
07-25-09, 07:45 PM
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Posted By chase.

want: 100mm 26.0 threaded stem, normal drop and...

want:
100mm 26.0 threaded stem, normal drop and height. think dynamic, grammo as opposed to jaguar or technomic.
drilled lugged track fork for a 54cm frame. current fork has ~162mm steerer.
track...
07-25-09, 07:37 PM
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Posted By chase.

yeah, that's nice.

yeah, that's nice.
07-24-09, 10:32 PM
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Posted By chase.

there are three versions: allen in narrow and...

there are three versions: allen in narrow and wide, and bolt in narrow NJS. i prefer the allen in whatever width you need; buying the wide if you only need the narrow may result in them coming loose...
07-20-09, 08:17 AM
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Posted By chase.

reason #9 not to cut off your shifter braze-ons.

reason #9 not to cut off your shifter braze-ons.
07-19-09, 02:32 PM
Replies: 7
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Posted By chase.

if you want the old-school classy look, get hard...

if you want the old-school classy look, get hard anodized rims like open pro CDs. they'll be charcoal grey.

B125AAs or other shallow-drop track bars might fit your needs better. you may need a...
07-17-09, 06:00 PM
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Posted By chase.

i second that motion.

i second that motion.
07-16-09, 06:38 PM
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Posted By chase.

yep. as discussed/ID'd in a previous cinelli/mash...

yep. as discussed/ID'd in a previous cinelli/mash bike thread.
07-16-09, 08:11 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,500
Posted By chase.

no you can't— the facing tool inserts guides into...

no you can't— the facing tool inserts guides into the BB shell to ensure the shell faces are parallel to one another and perpendicular to the spindle axis.
07-15-09, 10:39 PM
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Posted By chase.

thanks for the love. it's a big change from the...

thanks for the love. it's a big change from the tk2 it replaces but i'm all about it so far.

i'll agree with you on the hubs— ideally they'd be superbe pros or promax. but for a street wheelset...
07-15-09, 08:35 PM
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Posted By chase.

http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2523/3725646578_b9f...

http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2523/3725646578_b9fac3fa6e.jpg http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3449/3725645630_c69b67ac86.jpg

njs stratos frame, handbuilt by murayama
sugino 75s, hatta R9400 BB,...
07-15-09, 12:52 PM
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Posted By chase.

full build shots coming soon… when it stops...

full build shots coming soon… when it stops raining.

http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2522/3723679189_3134844ee1.jpg

http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2595/3723678175_8b29010beb.jpg
07-14-09, 09:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,681
Posted By chase.

i've owned both of these (08 ftp and 07 tk2) and...

i've owned both of these (08 ftp and 07 tk2) and preferred the felt on the street. made a detailed side-by-side in a similar old thread but can't seem to find it now.
07-14-09, 10:46 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 15,315
Posted By chase.

you'd think the superlight HF hubs would have...

you'd think the superlight HF hubs would have drilled/cutout flanges. odd.
07-13-09, 09:42 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,919
Posted By chase.

you can always use a stiff metal straightedge (or...

you can always use a stiff metal straightedge (or the side of a park frame alignment gauge if you have one) to gauge chainline. go under the chainstays, and ensure that you're on the flat of the ring...
07-13-09, 05:52 PM
Replies: 4,176
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Posted By chase.

good post. i hate those azonic zeros though… they...

good post. i hate those azonic zeros though… they look so foreign. any more of the giro?
07-13-09, 05:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 7,684
Posted By chase.

my 08 ftp fork was definitely not drilled at all....

my 08 ftp fork was definitely not drilled at all. solid casting for the crown.
07-12-09, 04:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,563
Posted By chase.

same cranks, some fetishists will pay more for...

same cranks, some fetishists will pay more for the stamped ones just because. at retail the aftermarket anodized colours are more expensive but on the open used market they seem not to hold their...
07-11-09, 01:20 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 15,315
Posted By chase.

nice work. i'm sure they'll be plenty durable...

nice work. i'm sure they'll be plenty durable with regular maintenance. be sure to post some photos of them on the bike.
07-11-09, 10:03 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,563
Posted By chase.

ps the factory 75s that are NJS are the ones that...

ps the factory 75s that are NJS are the ones that are champagne. the above are non-NJS and brown.
07-09-09, 09:33 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,563
Posted By chase.

http://www.benscycle.net/bmz_cache/d/d8c8d7959af21...

http://www.benscycle.net/bmz_cache/d/d8c8d7959af21f7bba90e53469737c14.image.900x598.jpg
07-09-09, 05:21 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,563
Posted By chase.

whoa. i don't see how that's relevant at all, but...

whoa. i don't see how that's relevant at all, but damn those are out of control.
07-06-09, 09:31 PM
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Posted By chase.

want: used 170mm track cranks, pref. 75s or...

want: used 170mm track cranks, pref. 75s or omniums
have: complete fsa carbon pro track crankset 170mm, including 2008 platinum pro 4-row adjustable BB. never crashed, dropped, or tricked on.
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