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04-03-15, 12:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 688
Posted By rbaisa

Gios Compact Finished

Well it's been a Good Friday, no pun intended :lol: The final parts I wanted for the build arrived a few days ago and I had a chance to put it together today. Special thanks to and for parts I...
03-09-15, 08:15 PM
Replies: 61,456
Views: 9,268,892
Posted By rbaisa

1991 Schwinn Paramount frame $199 1991...

1991 Schwinn Paramount frame $199
1991 Waterford Schwinn Paramount Frame 55cm (http://chicago.craigslist.org/wcl/bik/4897087175.html)
03-09-15, 01:10 PM
Replies: 61,456
Views: 9,268,892
Posted By rbaisa

Nice Bianchi for sale on the Facebook online swap...

Nice Bianchi for sale on the Facebook online swap meet forum. I would be on it, but would need a ladder to get on it at 59cm.
...
02-28-15, 04:22 PM
Replies: 61,456
Views: 9,268,892
Posted By rbaisa

This looks really nice 1994 Look with campy...

This looks really nice 1994 Look with campy record
https://www.facebook.com/groups/onlineswap/permalink/744449235670494/
02-28-15, 12:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 464
Posted By rbaisa

Gios Compact Sneak Peak

Hello everybody I hope you are all doing well. I was hoping to ride today but the weather sucks, so I started putting this project together that I have been accumulating parts for. It's a Gios...
02-25-15, 11:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 632
Posted By rbaisa

This frame ended up selling for $167??? That's...

This frame ended up selling for $167??? That's insane.
02-24-15, 09:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 632
Posted By rbaisa

Haha that's what I figured. I havn't come across...

Haha that's what I figured. I havn't come across many cross bikes of this vintage and would like to add one to the collection.
02-24-15, 08:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 632
Posted By rbaisa

Vintage Ciocc Cross Frame advice

I am very tempted to buy this rig, but some of what the poster says has me a bit concerned. Particularly what they are saying about the possibility of bulges on top and down tubes behind the lugs. ...
02-21-15, 09:05 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,289
Posted By rbaisa

Very nice. It's a great blend of old and new. I...

Very nice. It's a great blend of old and new. I really like the fork as well actually.
02-20-15, 07:43 PM
02-20-15, 10:35 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 362
Posted By rbaisa

Got one thanks!

Got one thanks!
02-20-15, 09:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 362
Posted By rbaisa

Sorry 10 speed.

Sorry 10 speed.
02-20-15, 08:41 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 362
Posted By rbaisa

WTB Campy Cassette 12-25 rangish???

Anybody have one out there they are looking to get rid of? Let me know thanks, Rick.
02-19-15, 05:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 593
Posted By rbaisa

Thanks! I will do that.

Thanks! I will do that.
02-19-15, 05:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 529
Posted By rbaisa

For those of you that would be interested in...

For those of you that would be interested in doing this I was able to swap the guts from a Mirage hub with the Vento hub. It was pretty painless and works.
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02-19-15, 05:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 593
Posted By rbaisa

Classic and Vintage sales??

Why don't I see a button to post in the classic and vintage sales section? I have posted there before?
02-15-15, 09:11 PM
Replies: 20,275
Views: 3,422,188
Posted By rbaisa

I put this in the wrong place. Shld be in the...

I put this in the wrong place. Shld be in the looking for one of these section.
02-15-15, 08:32 PM
Replies: 20,275
Views: 3,422,188
Posted By rbaisa

This is painful to look at but what a pretty...

This is painful to look at but what a pretty frame
Schwinn Voyageur SINGLE SPEED bike chrome (http://chicago.craigslist.org/nwc/bik/4884045442.html)
02-15-15, 08:30 PM
Replies: 20,275
Views: 3,422,188
Posted By rbaisa

Land Shark with campy record 8. Custom Land...

Land Shark with campy record 8.
Custom Land Shark (http://chicago.craigslist.org/chc/bik/4892685474.html)
02-09-15, 05:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,180
Posted By rbaisa

PM Sent

PM Sent
02-02-15, 07:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,180
Posted By rbaisa

Which year hub is this an do you still have it? ...

Which year hub is this an do you still have it? I am looking for the design made with the bell shaped housing from 2002-2006?
01-16-15, 05:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 529
Posted By rbaisa

90's Vento frehub conversion

Hello everybody I hope all is well in the vintage world. I have been reading everything I can find on converting from 8 to 10 speed campy and at this point I am thoroughly confused. I want to use...
06-24-14, 09:45 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,891
Posted By rbaisa

Finished the Gios this past week and was able to...

Finished the Gios this past week and was able to take her for a 40 mile ride this past weekend. I need to get some new tires eventually, but other than that it rides great. Turned out pretty nice...
06-23-14, 12:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 597
Posted By rbaisa

Thanks for the help guys.

Thanks for the help guys.
06-23-14, 10:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 597
Posted By rbaisa

Thread Question

I didn't see any general thread area to ask this question, but this is where I lurk so I will ask here. I posted a thread back in April about a Gios Torino I was working on. I went to update the...
05-29-14, 02:00 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 10,162
Posted By rbaisa

I raced during this time period and from what I...

I raced during this time period and from what I remember the Dura Ace index shifting was much better than the Campy. If someone was racing they may have switched it all over at some point. In terms...
05-14-14, 01:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 718
Posted By rbaisa

I know that Blue city cycles does frame work. ...

I know that Blue city cycles does frame work. They took a dent out of my seat tube and straightened a fork for me. The guy who worked on my Paramunt was named Owen.
05-08-14, 08:23 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,477
Posted By rbaisa

I played with pretty much all the aps for a while...

I played with pretty much all the aps for a while and they all have advanatges and disadvantages. The limiting factor for me is the battery of the phone. Even with a brand new battery, they tend to...
05-07-14, 09:46 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,195
Posted By rbaisa

Ali Express Look 986?

Does anyone have experience buying products from Ali Express? I see they have a look 986 for $789? I believe the Look is produced from an open mold, so it is probably a knock off but I don't know? ...
04-30-14, 01:55 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,527
Posted By rbaisa

I have been looking for this frame in this color...

I have been looking for this frame in this color for years. I had a Guerciotti in the late 80's with Glued lugs like this, but I always wanted either a gold alan or vitus. I do often wonder how...
04-30-14, 01:46 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,891
Posted By rbaisa

Haha Yeah I wish he had a list of people that...

Haha Yeah I wish he had a list of people that have bikes for us to buy. Unfortunately I don't have any italian wheels in the inventory right now and the ones it came with are steel beasts! ...
04-28-14, 09:44 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 850
Posted By rbaisa

It seems like there are some letters and or...

It seems like there are some letters and or numbers missing from the beginning of the serial number???? What year did that groupo come out? It's Gran sport isn't it? Ask if he can post a picture...
04-25-14, 08:04 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,891
Posted By rbaisa

I used Testors liquid cement with the needle...

I used Testors liquid cement with the needle applicator. There are 2 layers to the decals, the color layer which is on top and the clear layer that sticks to the frame. This means you have 2...
04-24-14, 09:04 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,891
Posted By rbaisa

The paint was really dull even after cleaning,...

The paint was really dull even after cleaning, but responded well to 3 grades of car polish. It really shined up nice.
04-24-14, 08:59 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,891
Posted By rbaisa

I don't think I am going to put the original...

I don't think I am going to put the original wheels back on this bike though. I plan on using it for the ocasional weekend group ride and I think I am going to use something more like GP4's. I have...
04-24-14, 08:56 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,891
Posted By rbaisa

Really? This just makes me sad.

Really? This just makes me sad.
04-24-14, 08:29 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,891
Posted By rbaisa

Hahaha that's funny, I will take any star I can...

Hahaha that's funny, I will take any star I can get. Apparently I have several pairs of brifters and didn't even know what they were called, because I have sram red on my indy fab and Felt and...
04-24-14, 08:17 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,891
Posted By rbaisa

Here are some pics of the frame and main...

Here are some pics of the frame and main components cleaned up.

http://i105.photobucket.com/albums/m235/rickbaisa/Gios%20Torino/093_zps3abd28e6.jpg...
04-24-14, 08:16 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,891
Posted By rbaisa

I have never even heard of brifter,s I assumed it...

I have never even heard of brifter,s I assumed it was some fancy name used for bar end shifters. I used them in the 80's, but on cross and time trial bikes. I never liked them on road bikes, but my...
Forum: Commuting
04-24-14, 08:14 PM
Replies: 15,476
Views: 11,549,577
Posted By rbaisa

The fenders are planet bike and it is a Selle...

The fenders are planet bike and it is a Selle Italia seat. Believe it or not this seat is bigger than the one on the bike I race with soooo. It's all about how the saddle fits your bone structure...
04-24-14, 06:37 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,891
Posted By rbaisa

I hate brifters those are gonna go. Yeah I was...

I hate brifters those are gonna go. Yeah I was looking at brake hoods $50 or so on ebay. I have some other levers at home with hoods, but they are not in as nice condition as these and if I try to...
Forum: Commuting
04-24-14, 05:51 PM
Replies: 15,476
Views: 11,549,577
Posted By rbaisa

Hello everyone! My name is Rick I usually lurk in...

Hello everyone! My name is Rick I usually lurk in the Classic and vintage section. With this horrible winter here in the NWI area I just got my cyclocross rig converted back to a commuter. I...
04-24-14, 05:40 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,891
Posted By rbaisa

Can never have enough pics ...

Can never have enough pics

http://i105.photobucket.com/albums/m235/rickbaisa/Gios%20Torino/085_zpsf9d15b6f.jpg...
04-24-14, 05:40 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,891
Posted By rbaisa

Score Gios Torino!

I picked this up from a friend of a friend for $200. I spent the weekend degreasing and derusting it with wd-40 and a brass brush on a Dremel tool. I have some before pictures here at work and will...
03-30-13, 10:32 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 4,985
Posted By rbaisa

I have always wanted to build a set of wheels...

I have always wanted to build a set of wheels with wooden rims, so I figured what the hell. I found them on cheap on ebay, someone's unfinished project. They were not easy to build; it's like...
03-30-13, 07:33 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 4,985
Posted By rbaisa

Well it's been almost 2 years and I finally got...

Well it's been almost 2 years and I finally got back to working on this project again. I decided to go with wooden rims, campy high flange hubs and I reallllllly wanted a Nitto lugged stem. I...
08-10-12, 07:50 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,346
Posted By rbaisa

Oh that Mercian makes me all giddy inside. I...

Oh that Mercian makes me all giddy inside. I need and orange bike stat!
08-10-12, 07:45 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,263
Posted By rbaisa

I have been racing on tubulars for 25 years and...

I have been racing on tubulars for 25 years and to be honest I don't think I have ever flatted one in a race. My current tubular of choice for racing is the continental sprinter. They are...
08-09-12, 11:37 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,263
Posted By rbaisa

Believe it or not I don't have that much money...

Believe it or not I don't have that much money into these wheels. I paid $100 for the rims from a guy who was abandoning his wheel project, the hubs are 70's Campy record High Flange that I paid $50...
08-09-12, 09:52 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,263
Posted By rbaisa

266440 Here is a pic of the front wheel

266440

Here is a pic of the front wheel
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