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08-15-22, 09:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 158
Posted By Insidious C.

[QUOTE=Nfc30;22611804] Yes. A fun bike. I've...

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Yes. A fun bike. I've had two similar to yours. Yours has shifter stops on DT so it's either an 8 or 9.
08-15-22, 08:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 158
Posted By Insidious C.

Maybe. Or a uo9. Steel rims or aluminum?

Maybe. Or a uo9. Steel rims or aluminum?
08-15-22, 08:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 158
Posted By Insidious C.

1980ish model uo10 is my guess.

1980ish model uo10 is my guess.
08-11-22, 01:03 AM
Replies: 70,609
Views: 11,553,566
Posted By Insidious C.

Interesting. Also with braze on tab for race...

Interesting. Also with braze on tab for race number.
08-04-22, 07:04 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 763
Posted By Insidious C.

Did you mean to post this in sales forum?

Did you mean to post this in sales forum?
07-19-22, 08:35 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,100
Posted By Insidious C.

I'm pretty sure its in my garage. Somewhere...

I'm pretty sure its in my garage. Somewhere...
07-15-22, 09:31 PM
Replies: 983
Views: 194,123
Posted By Insidious C.

Waiting for the train today in Beaverton I...

Waiting for the train today in Beaverton I noticed a small 78 Univega Gran Rally with silver fenders. Was it Velocivixen ? It spotted it immediately as I have been working on the exact bike lately....
07-14-22, 09:01 PM
Replies: 70,609
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Posted By Insidious C.

Looks like a Viner, early 80s Special Record.

Looks like a Viner, early 80s Special Record.
07-07-22, 10:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 378
Posted By Insidious C.

The red/black paint seems more durable than...

The red/black paint seems more durable than teal/white. This example looks really good condition beneath the protective layer of fuzz.
06-28-22, 10:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 368
Posted By Insidious C.

Tim Neenan has posted on BF under the name...

Tim Neenan has posted on BF under the name Lighthousecycle. On other forums I have seen relevant posts by Brian Bayliss (edit: meant Bryant Bainbridge) and Jim Merz, but they joined a couple years...
06-25-22, 02:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 297
Posted By Insidious C.

I have 33mm Soma Supple Vitesse. I might as well...

I have 33mm Soma Supple Vitesse. I might as well try those although I would like to go wider. 33mm too small for the Cliffhanger rims tho, and Im starting to think those rims are just too wide for...
06-24-22, 09:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 297
Posted By Insidious C.

Crosshairs- seeking quiet brakes, bigger tires

The Gunnar Crosshairs which I bought used came with narrow rims/tires and Cane Creek SCX-5 canti's. I want to remedy the super noisey brakes and I would also like to try fatter tires.I happen to have...
06-22-22, 11:08 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,742
Posted By Insidious C.

I have a few older floor pumps. This thread seems...

I have a few older floor pumps. This thread seems to embrace Silca, so here is my Superpista:
...
06-18-22, 10:28 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 892
Posted By Insidious C.

The 600 crankset looks great on this bike, even...

The 600 crankset looks great on this bike, even if it is not original. Enjoy!
06-18-22, 12:58 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,059
Posted By Insidious C.

Sounds good. Let me know where to meet you Sunday...

Sounds good. Let me know where to meet you Sunday am.
06-17-22, 11:14 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 998
Posted By Insidious C.

Of the examples in the OP I like the first two...

Of the examples in the OP I like the first two best.
06-17-22, 10:53 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,059
Posted By Insidious C.

Google maps description is "mostly flat." I...

Google maps description is "mostly flat."

I am really really really out of shape, so I should probably do it. My truck is busted tho.
06-15-22, 12:11 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 369
Posted By Insidious C.

A good night to take your Strawberry out for a...

A good night to take your Strawberry out for a spin.
06-14-22, 11:58 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 673
Posted By Insidious C.

They were decent bikes. If you would enjoy the...

They were decent bikes. If you would enjoy the process of fixing it up or, even better, riding it afterwards then the added expense can be worthwhile. Spending money on bikes to increase value is...
06-14-22, 10:13 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,702
Posted By Insidious C.

52 to 42 is a big drop compared to stepping up...

52 to 42 is a big drop compared to stepping up one cog in the back in a 14-24 FW. This probably is what you interpret as "losing momentum." To avoid the big jump, try shifting into the 42 chainring...
06-14-22, 09:32 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 643
Posted By Insidious C.

My Galaxy has head badge with gold flames and...

My Galaxy has head badge with gold flames and originally had a 71 Simplex RD. Maybe 72 marks the appearance of red flames on this style head badge? Currently running the same Suntour mech's...
06-10-22, 12:02 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 369
Posted By Insidious C.

Both are quality cranksets. Unless you have...

Both are quality cranksets. Unless you have shorter than average legs go with the 170mm.
06-08-22, 12:44 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 484
Posted By Insidious C.

Reading the thread title, I thought for sure this...

Reading the thread title, I thought for sure this would be another 650b conversion thread.
06-07-22, 10:03 PM
06-05-22, 08:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 502
Posted By Insidious C.

Don't forget the Durace cables running through...

Don't forget the Durace cables running through those DA guides!
06-02-22, 01:27 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 875
Posted By Insidious C.

GMR and Azusa Canyon were regular training rides...

GMR and Azusa Canyon were regular training rides for me in my racing years, riding from my home in San Dimas. Back then 42-24 or 42-26 was my bail out gear. Today I think I would want a 39T chainring...
06-02-22, 12:25 AM
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Views: 11,553,566
Posted By Insidious C.

Nicest Concord I remeber seeing.

Nicest Concord I remeber seeing.
05-22-22, 09:32 PM
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Views: 3,604,389
Posted By Insidious C.

Any idea as to the model year of the frame?

Any idea as to the model year of the frame?
05-22-22, 08:50 PM
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Views: 600,864
Posted By Insidious C.

Nice! I bought a 78 Ducati Darmah new. Eventually...

Nice! I bought a 78 Ducati Darmah new. Eventually sold it in 89 to fund a better racing bicycle- my Daccordi, which I still own.
05-19-22, 10:02 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 773
Posted By Insidious C.

I used Scott drop ins in the early 90s. Found the...

I used Scott drop ins in the early 90s. Found the top uncomfortable to to large-ish inner bend radius.
05-17-22, 05:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 467
Posted By Insidious C.

I'm in for the DA stem.

I'm in for the DA stem.
05-15-22, 03:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 745
Posted By Insidious C.

Ugh. Perfect size too, but already have way too...

Ugh. Perfect size too, but already have way too many here.
05-11-22, 06:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 247
Posted By Insidious C.

I have Specialized in 36 from a mid 80s Sequoia.

I have Specialized in 36 from a mid 80s Sequoia.
05-10-22, 08:11 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,817
Posted By Insidious C.

40H Dunlop Special Lightweight are especially...

40H Dunlop Special Lightweight are especially worth saving. And I need one myself. :) but technically they are stainless steel not chromed.
05-01-22, 12:40 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,251
Posted By Insidious C.

Is that a Brooks sadddle than came with the bike?

Is that a Brooks sadddle than came with the bike?
04-13-22, 06:32 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,356
Posted By Insidious C.

Nice looking P frame Andy. Last night I spied a...

Nice looking P frame Andy. Last night I spied a px10 fork on ebay, claimed to be NOS. Don't remember if seller said what size. Hope it doesn't come to that of course.
04-10-22, 12:26 AM
Replies: 70,609
Views: 11,553,566
Posted By Insidious C.

Croll Reynolds 853 in N.C. Goodwill

**Edit: Oops- Goodwill of North Georgia, not N.C.**

Saw this on shopgoodwill.com....
04-01-22, 08:36 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,251
Posted By Insidious C.

Shogun offered a range of models. You probably...

Shogun offered a range of models. You probably have one of the nicer ones. The model designation is likely labeled on the top tube just ahead of the seatpost (and beneath the layer of bar tape) ;)....
03-29-22, 09:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 234
Posted By Insidious C.

Point taken, DD. But no, I wouldn't taken on...

Point taken, DD. But no, I wouldn't taken on anything remotely resembling an MUP.
03-29-22, 09:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 234
Posted By Insidious C.

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/697x609/koda_7e9ddf9986e89e60901c8ae4095b528f5e075708.jpg
03-29-22, 08:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 234
Posted By Insidious C.

Easy spinning with Fido

This morning I took my beater Le Champion out while walking (biking?) my one year old Ausie. We alternated ball chasing and bike chasing. I hope to train him to not chase after other cyclists when...
Replies: 7
Views: 520
Posted By Insidious C.

Also welcome to BikeForums QBElizabeth !

Also welcome to BikeForums QBElizabeth !
Replies: 7
Views: 520
Posted By Insidious C.

That is a good quality bike and looks really...

That is a good quality bike and looks really clean however, Shoguns tend to sell for less than better known marques. Also this is a newer model- possibly withTaiwanese frame. $300 may be a little...
03-18-22, 04:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 429
Posted By Insidious C.

I don't know about tubing, but you can barely...

I don't know about tubing, but you can barely make out the triangular outline of what may have been a tubing decal just below the fork crown. Triangle is reverse orientation vs. Reynolds sticker.
03-18-22, 03:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 429
Posted By Insidious C.

help identify a likely Italian frame

It's not a high end frame but none the less it's gnawing at me not knowing the year or maker. I removed most of the fingernail polish that had been applied to the entire frame. The lighter blue color...
03-16-22, 06:15 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,237
Posted By Insidious C.

swampyankee2 I zip tied this rear zepplin fender...

swampyankee2 I zip tied this rear zepplin fender to my Galaxy and snapped a few pics. I don't have the front. Tires on my bike are 27 x 1-1/4". Hope it helps you decide.
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03-05-22, 12:51 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 3,883
Posted By Insidious C.

Most here are apt to be ept. :)

Most here are apt to be ept. :)
03-04-22, 01:01 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 324
Posted By Insidious C.

Here's a Cyclone with that style fork crown...

Here's a Cyclone with that style fork crown (http://jeffdownes6666.blogspot.com/p/page-four_5057.html?m=0).
02-24-22, 11:18 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,184
Posted By Insidious C.

It's likely the RD is original to the bike. There...

It's likely the RD is original to the bike. There should be a date code stamped on the inner cage.
01-26-22, 11:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 910
Posted By Insidious C.

Although made in Italy, BB shell is BSA threaded...

Although made in Italy, BB shell is BSA threaded and 68mm wide. Rear dropouts 126mm OLD.
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