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11-11-21, 02:56 AM
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Posted By FlemmingM

The Renn wheel on eBay does not look like a 24",...

The Renn wheel on eBay does not look like a 24", when you look at the photo of the tire it is in fact a 28"; I don't think Renn ever made anything but 28" discs.

But 24" front and rear was a thing...
11-11-21, 12:33 AM
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Posted By FlemmingM

I’ll copy myself from the Alpine lo pro thread,...

I’ll copy myself from the Alpine lo pro thread, as it makes sense to have the info here also:
Vittoria Juniores tubulars are available in 24” with para sidewall.
Last time I checked clincher 24”...
11-10-21, 03:54 PM
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Posted By tricky

Yeah, if cost is a consideration (as it ALWAYS is...

Yeah, if cost is a consideration (as it ALWAYS is with me) Delta or Kronos aren't your brake!



Well then, by all means, proceed! :) And post pics of the finished build! These bikes are always...
11-10-21, 03:18 PM
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Posted By tricky

I think it would be the ultimate flex to casually...

I think it would be the ultimate flex to casually have a delta hidden on the rear. And if this is more of a coffee shop bike, you don't even need the brakes to be great. And Shimano AX brakes aren't...
11-10-21, 02:57 PM
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Posted By FlemmingM

Vittoria Juniores tubulars are available in 24”...

Vittoria Juniores tubulars are available in 24” with para sidewall.
Last time I checked clincher 24” were harder to find, but you can go with wheelchair race tires, though they don’t have the right...
11-10-21, 09:15 AM
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Posted By DMC707

Thank you ! Belated response for sure, but i...

Thank you ! Belated response for sure, but i just started flipping through this thread again --- The fella who is posting a thread about his Alpine lo pro got me thinking about my cliff...
11-10-21, 08:55 AM
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Posted By DMC707

https://i.imgur.com/ZQTxtw4.jpg Dont...

https://i.imgur.com/ZQTxtw4.jpg



Dont cross the streams ---- go all Shimano now ---



actually, do whatever your heart desires as its your project. Stuff like mixing ITalian and...
11-10-21, 08:11 AM
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Posted By Catnap

here's some photos of the Rensho: ...

here's some photos of the Rensho:
https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/640x480/i_img640x480_1622119302wmh4cz2230_07a91a4ce1faec30b23640c12dd9051daba6aefa.jpg...
11-10-21, 07:46 AM
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Posted By T-Mar

Rear brake would have been one of the aero/delta...

Rear brake would have been one of the aero/delta brakesets. THe OP could use 600AX, Dura-Ace AX, Campagnolo Record Delta, Campagnolo Crocé d'Aune, Modolo Kronos or Weinmann Delta.
11-09-21, 01:10 PM
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Posted By Catnap

I'm sitting on a 53cm 3Rensho lo-pro with similar...

I'm sitting on a 53cm 3Rensho lo-pro with similar geometry. I was going to build it up and spent some time hunting down component before I decided not to go through with it. The biggest challenge...
11-09-21, 10:06 AM
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Posted By DMC707

Just found a pic of mine mocked up- i have a...

Just found a pic of mine mocked up- i have a nice MAvic disc for the rear, but its more modern than i wanted to use -- i contemplated using it in our summer TT series, but its tough to visualize...
11-09-21, 09:03 AM
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Posted By DMC707

Thats a personal choice for sure ---- i'd run...

Thats a personal choice for sure ---- i'd run 170's myself or even 172.5's ----- and i ride the same size bikes as you so we're likely around the same height (5'8 for me ) ---- The...
11-09-21, 07:10 AM
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Posted By xiaoman1

Danger D, Looking forward to seeing it built...

Danger D,
Looking forward to seeing it built up...keep us posted on the progress.
Best, Ben
11-08-21, 11:45 AM
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Posted By DMC707

That bike looks like it was obviously designed to...

That bike looks like it was obviously designed to be dual purpose --- as in, you would have a set of track wheels for it as well so you could pop the brakes and derailleurs off, install track...
11-08-21, 11:20 AM
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Posted By DMC707

I have a Cliff Shrubb fillet brazed lo-pro with a...

I have a Cliff Shrubb fillet brazed lo-pro with a curved seat tube that i need to do something with someday --- (far right in the pic) -- its pretty to look at, but i have little interest in...
11-08-21, 11:06 AM
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Posted By jamesdak

When I was setting my bike up a couple of years...

When I was setting my bike up a couple of years ago Yellow Jersey still had some new 24" tubulars around. That'd be the first place I'd check and I'd email to ask. Their website is pretty clunky.
11-08-21, 10:31 AM
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Posted By icemilkcoffee

The period correct disk wheels would almost...

The period correct disk wheels would almost certainly be tubular though. Finding a 24" tubular front wheel will be challenging. finding 24" tubular tires even more challenging.
11-08-21, 08:38 AM
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Posted By xiaoman1

DB, See posts 1863 and 1865, I have one just...

DB,
See posts 1863 and 1865, I have one just like it on my Paramount....1865 shows one sans the paint.
Best, Ben


Danger Diaz
11-07-21, 09:30 PM
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Posted By verktyg

Setting Up A Bare Frame

Frames like that were always sold as "bare frames" to be equipped with what ever the buyer wanted (that fit).

There is no right or wrong! Use whatever you have that fits. Period correct would be...
11-06-21, 10:35 AM
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Posted By Reynolds

+1 on not modifying that frame! Some more...

+1 on not modifying that frame!
Some more inspiration here:
https://www.bikeforums.net/classic-vintage/1183324-picture-your-favorite-vintage-time-trial-bicycles-why.html
11-05-21, 10:45 PM
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Views: 1,360
Posted By icemilkcoffee

Good! That opens up a lot more possibilities than...

Good! That opens up a lot more possibilities than if it was 120mm.
what handlebars are those you’ve got on?
11-04-21, 09:52 PM
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Posted By degan

"Rear disc wheel" threw me for a second, thinking...

"Rear disc wheel" threw me for a second, thinking you were going to have a disc brake mount added in the back! I love those era pursuit bikes. Back when it seemed bike makers just wanted to be wonky...
11-03-21, 11:20 AM
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Posted By seau grateau

Go for it! I had so many good times there when I...

Go for it! I had so many good times there when I lived in LA. Stefan's Monday night structured training sessions are highly educational, fun, and inclusive.
Forum: Introductions
11-01-21, 12:47 AM
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Posted By ooga-booga

howdy!

howdy!
Forum: Introductions
10-31-21, 11:19 PM
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Views: 432
Posted By 10 Wheels

I once rode to LA from NY ...

I once rode to LA from NY
https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1421x790/57_days_55581e2eacd0d8f6e20849cca9bc1ca5f9e4fdb4.jpg
Forum: Introductions
10-31-21, 10:54 PM
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Views: 432
Posted By 10 Wheels

Enjoy What you Do.

Enjoy What you Do.
05-04-21, 10:06 AM
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Posted By seau grateau

Yeah, I did the cert class at Encino before I...

Yeah, I did the cert class at Encino before I started riding there. It's mostly getting to know the track, learning how to ride on it, safety and etiquette, etc. Great experience, very beginner...
11-23-20, 02:41 AM
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Posted By smallfrontwheel

Well for me it is 3Rensho day. Oh boy. I have...

Well for me it is 3Rensho day. Oh boy. I have ignored this brand a little for no good reason. Maybe it is because I am familiar already with them. Well that is mistake. They are great machines as the...
09-10-19, 01:32 AM
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Views: 294,634
Posted By VintageTTfan

Picture of Your Favorite Vintage Time Trial Bicycles and Why!

I suddenly had this exciting idea for a thread dedicated to Vintage Time Trial Bicycles with exciting pictures full of Color and Speed that capture the BUZZZZZZZ and EXCITEMENT of these very...
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