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03-09-19, 06:51 PM
Replies: 378
Views: 58,630
Posted By Hoopdriver

Having seen a lot of old bike posters, I continue...

Having seen a lot of old bike posters, I continue to be puzzled about why they were often based on racy female poses. One of the strangest ones is this one, from 1897, that features a nude lady...
Forum: Recumbent
12-21-18, 07:36 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 14,699
Posted By Hoopdriver

robnol You have no call to make such a remark...

robnol You have no call to make such a remark about trike riders. I have a trike. I enjoy riding it very much, but not because I am lazy. On the contrary, I average over 100 miles per week on my...
Forum: Framebuilders
11-23-18, 05:27 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,406
Posted By Hoopdriver

Bob Dively liquid masking film. Spray it on the...

Bob Dively liquid masking film. Spray it on the lug with an air brush and gently trim with a razor knife (much easier than trying to slice through painters tape). Peel of the mask where you want to...
11-10-18, 04:54 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 7,809
Posted By Hoopdriver

Ahh, youth! Hope he lives long to reflect on his...

Ahh, youth! Hope he lives long to reflect on his reckless activities.
11-08-18, 06:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,974
Posted By Hoopdriver

Well, earlier this week, I remounted a set of...

Well, earlier this week, I remounted a set of newish 630x28 Paselas on Wolber Super Champion Gentlemen GTA 27" rims. Had just a tiny bit of struggle with one of them that didn't seem to want to seat...
10-05-18, 08:01 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 5,919
Posted By Hoopdriver

My 72 UO8 came with 27x1 1/4 tires. Seems like a...

My 72 UO8 came with 27x1 1/4 tires. Seems like a reasonable assumption that the frame was designed for these. On the other hand, it's also reasonable that the US market was supplied different sized...
09-16-18, 09:38 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 6,638
Posted By Hoopdriver

The only time in the last 50 years that I was...

The only time in the last 50 years that I was almost stranded, my NDS crank arm broke, deposting me onto the road. I was within 2 miles of home so I was able to limp along by scooting, pedaling (not...
08-07-18, 05:45 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 8,439
Posted By Hoopdriver

Yes, definitely an artistic interpretation of the...

Yes, definitely an artistic interpretation of the soul of a bicycle. Nice work, mate.
08-05-18, 05:56 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,933
Posted By Hoopdriver

Yep, the stuff is like grease. You'll no doubt...

Yep, the stuff is like grease. You'll no doubt treat it with more caution in the future. Glad you had no significant injuries.
07-20-18, 05:19 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 36,996
Posted By Hoopdriver

Nice package. Other than the aluminum frame and...

Nice package. Other than the aluminum frame and the dorky ergo grips (and the annoying grammatical mistakes on their web site), it's almost perfect.
Forum: Commuting
12-28-17, 03:15 PM
Replies: 178
Views: 41,723
Posted By Hoopdriver

That pic was taken about 5 years ago and is, by...

That pic was taken about 5 years ago and is, by far, the prettiest. I'd have to do a considerable cleanup in order to to take new pics that won't embarrass me. Stay tuned.
Forum: Commuting
12-26-17, 12:06 PM
Replies: 178
Views: 41,723
Posted By Hoopdriver

My daily commuter is a 1972 Raleigh Super Course....

My daily commuter is a 1972 Raleigh Super Course. Reconfigured with 5 speed IGH/Drum rear and Dyno/Drum in front.

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