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Posted By Mackers

Stops shifter cables from rubbing the head tube.

Stops shifter cables from rubbing the head tube.
08-10-22, 01:36 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 269
Posted By Mackers

Rear is an 8 speed Campagnolo Athena. It...

Rear is an 8 speed Campagnolo Athena.

It will only accommodate 8 speed Campagnolo cassettes.
08-09-22, 12:01 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 408
Posted By Mackers

Even with a cassette body, 8 speed Campagnolo is...

Even with a cassette body, 8 speed Campagnolo is a dead end street.
Replies: 10
Views: 264
Posted By Mackers

Team replica, probably a Mistral or Colombo. ...

Team replica, probably a Mistral or Colombo.
$100 frameset, but I'd want to know what's under the orange sticker first.
Replies: 13
Views: 457
Posted By Mackers

Aren't you answering your own question? If...

Aren't you answering your own question?

If the bike isn't finding any takers chances are it's over priced for your area.

I'd certainly not pay anywhere near that kind of money but I don't like...
06-30-22, 05:10 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 280
Posted By Mackers

I think his point is that unless you're running...

I think his point is that unless you're running Heliums, you're not running a 26 spoke wheel.
Also calling it "Campagnolo's first attempt at friction shifting" raises red flags and eyebrows.
06-24-22, 06:24 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 273
Posted By Mackers

I'd check with DT Swiss, since all other 350 hubs...

I'd check with DT Swiss, since all other 350 hubs in that database have the smaller holes.
Maybe you've just spotted a typo.
Replies: 13
Views: 705
Posted By Mackers

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05-25-22, 09:54 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 321
Posted By Mackers

Man's been a member for far longer than you,...

Man's been a member for far longer than you, though less loquacious.
05-18-22, 08:17 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 1,876
Posted By Mackers

"I felt a great disturbance in the Force as...

"I felt a great disturbance in the Force as dozens of BF Bike Flippers suddenly cried out in terror and were suddenly silenced."

Enjoy the new ride :)
05-16-22, 09:29 AM
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Views: 21,933
Posted By Mackers

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Duell Professional SLX. Former team bike. 10 speed Record/Chorus mix. Nemesis rims...
05-06-22, 09:31 AM
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Posted By Mackers

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Just got back from a saddle-test ride.

SLX tubing, 10S Record-ish (Chorus...
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Views: 1,072
Posted By Mackers

The Athena lacks the shield engraving.

The Athena lacks the shield engraving.
04-29-22, 11:00 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 761
Posted By Mackers

Billato never built Concorde's team bikes, just...

Billato never built Concorde's team bikes, just the PDM team replicas and Concorde's lower range.

The good stuff was built by Pellizoli and Martens/Martelly.
04-20-22, 12:22 AM
04-14-22, 10:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 276
Posted By Mackers

Don't make stuff up. The first two years of...

Don't make stuff up.

The first two years of 11S Super Record were strictly steel axle/steel bolt.

Only after 2010 did Ti axles become an option.
03-26-22, 11:07 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,994
Posted By Mackers

Find a stranger in the Alps?

Find a stranger in the Alps?
Forum: Want To Buy
03-20-22, 10:58 PM
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Views: 961
Posted By Mackers

So buy a full membership and place an ad. ...

So buy a full membership and place an ad.

Stop digging up old threads.
03-02-22, 04:59 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,279
Posted By Mackers

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Pretty sure this was a Tecnotrat in house tubeset by Falck/Mannesmann
02-23-22, 12:51 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,373
Posted By Mackers

Pretty good chance I'd say. The question you...

Pretty good chance I'd say.

The question you should be asking though is; how will my dropouts remain aligned while I brute force my frame into a shape it wasn't meant to be?

SLX is lovely stuff...
02-09-22, 06:35 AM
02-07-22, 05:41 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 415
Posted By Mackers

FH-BO015X1 Make sure you have the tri-lobed...

FH-BO015X1
Make sure you have the tri-lobed axle.
Replies: 15
Views: 1,429
Posted By Mackers

My guess is that the original owner stripped the...

My guess is that the original owner stripped the bike after denting that stay (and breaking the deraileur hanger?) and discarded the frame.


A street rat then found the frame by the side of the...
12-13-21, 12:46 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,562
Posted By Mackers

There is no Colnago Competition. Yours is a...

There is no Colnago Competition. Yours is a Colnago Crystal, with Brain tubing. Top and down tube have been custom shaped.
Weight will be 1900-1950 grams, fork another 675. Any weight advantage over...
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Views: 855
Posted By Mackers

Mismatched set with the Protons being the...

Mismatched set with the Protons being the cheapest out of that wheel family.

I'd buy only for spare parts.
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Views: 931
Posted By Mackers

Model to commemorate the '84 LA Olympics. '87...

Model to commemorate the '84 LA Olympics.
'87 was the year Roche won the world championship on a Battaglin.

So it's an '88 or younger model.
Not much younger though with the lack of seat tube...
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Views: 777
Posted By Mackers

Oh boy :) Found them on ebay and you don't...

Oh boy :)

Found them on ebay and you don't know what they are.

They're Cobalto brakes.
Go for crazy money for those so inclined.
12-05-21, 11:14 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 872
Posted By Mackers

Cornelos having Gilco tubing is an urban myth...

Cornelos having Gilco tubing is an urban myth just like them being built by Colnago.

The Triomphe was built by Tecnotrat using their in-house Profil SIX (Falck) tubeset.
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Views: 3,063
Posted By Mackers

Or mebbe Itz becuz ur mizreprezentin' a cheap...

Or mebbe Itz becuz ur mizreprezentin' a cheap 2001 bike as vintidzg and klumzily tryin' a offer it for salz.

$75 for a quick local sale since nobody is going to be willing to pay shipping.
11-13-21, 03:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 258
Posted By Mackers

Personally I wouldn't care. I've had a set of...

Personally I wouldn't care.
I've had a set of the 2007 Centaur Ergos operating Record derailleurs since 2007 and they've been just fine.

If I were building somebody else's bike I might err on the...
11-13-21, 01:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 258
Posted By Mackers

Basically anything that is not Powershift :) ...

Basically anything that is not Powershift :)
So, 10 Speed Ergos from before 2007 and Chorus and Record from any year.
Early post 2008 Veloce and Centaur with the big Mickey Mouse ears.
...
11-12-21, 12:58 AM
Replies: 182
Views: 10,534
Posted By Mackers

Did a quick back to back comparison and I'd like...

Did a quick back to back comparison and I'd like to amend my previous pick :)


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Views: 956
Posted By Mackers

Kinda doubt that. No seat tube bottle bosses...

Kinda doubt that.

No seat tube bottle bosses says no later than '88.
Morse code pattern paint says '87.
Fork crown says circa '87 as well.

Early 90's would already have the Thron Super decal.
08-05-21, 09:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 289
Posted By Mackers

I think Campagnolo made that impossible circa...

I think Campagnolo made that impossible circa 2008

They moved from hex bolts to rivets in the last iteration of the 10S derailleur.

Picture shows 200710S -200810S -2009 11S from left to right....
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Views: 348
Posted By Mackers

O, I have the stupid tool since I need it for a...

O, I have the stupid tool since I need it for a pair of early 9 speed Records that I love :)
The previous owner didn't though, and slightly marked the dustcaps.

The other hub in the picture is...
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Views: 1,377
Posted By Mackers

Is it just me or are those decals actually...

Is it just me or are those decals actually stenciled?
06-14-21, 01:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 582
Posted By Mackers

Looks more like a DT Swiss/Hügi rear to me. ...

Looks more like a DT Swiss/Hügi rear to me.

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Replies: 5
Views: 516
Posted By Mackers

Croce d'Aune or Chorus. Record would have...

Croce d'Aune or Chorus.

Record would have silver shields covering the axle nuts.
04-12-21, 12:07 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,991
Posted By Mackers

Most of these are laced 2:1 with 21 spokes. ...

Most of these are laced 2:1 with 21 spokes.
Pretty hard to come up with a different NDS lacing pattern with 7 spokes.

Not sure why you are surprised though, plenty of manufacturers love radial...
Replies: 24
Views: 1,292
Posted By Mackers

You're not the only one!

You're not the only one!
Replies: 25
Views: 2,563
Posted By Mackers

The '95 still has the older style seat post lug. ...

The '95 still has the older style seat post lug.

There is no system to the serial numbers as far as I know, but you can email Colnago with the serial number and they will usually be able to tell...
03-19-21, 08:56 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,530
Posted By Mackers

No, this is a 10S only body. The taller splines...

No, this is a 10S only body.
The taller splines will only accept 10S cassettes. (that start with an 11 or 12 sprocket from the 7800, 7900, 6600, 6700, 5600, or 5700 series, so no junior cassettes or...
Replies: 25
Views: 2,563
Posted By Mackers

So this was ripped out of my hands this morning. ...

So this was ripped out of my hands this morning.
Frameset only for the equivalent of around $1000.

Of course the guy wants to build it up with a more modern Campy groupset, say a pre 2015 11S...
Replies: 25
Views: 2,563
Posted By Mackers

Found out this morning that I forgot all about...

Found out this morning that I forgot all about the bike and left it outside.

How it's still here after two days I'll never understand :)
Replies: 25
Views: 2,563
Posted By Mackers

So this is what it looks like now. Built a...

So this is what it looks like now.

Built a set of Chorus with Open Pro rims for it because I thought the M3 rims looked out of place.

Put one of those horrible anatomical 3ttt handlebars on it,...
Replies: 25
Views: 2,563
Posted By Mackers

I dunno, now that I think about it, I rather like...

I dunno, now that I think about it, I rather like the idea of getting rid of some of my old stuff :)
I still have a couple of 9 speed Chorus groupsets stashed away somewhere that I'm never going to...
Replies: 25
Views: 2,563
Posted By Mackers

The Crystal still has the "old" Cyclex Brain...

The Crystal still has the "old" Cyclex Brain tubing with a custom top and down tube while the Tecnos has custom EL tubing. The weight difference is about 250 grams (same geometry) and I prefer...
Replies: 25
Views: 2,563
Posted By Mackers

We used to buy these as framesets to build as we...

We used to buy these as framesets to build as we saw fit, so it really is "all original".

More than willing to slap some old 9 speed on there and call it vintage though :)
Replies: 25
Views: 2,563
Posted By Mackers

I recently acquired a few more bikes so I've had...

I recently acquired a few more bikes so I've had to cull a few.

I have two other Tecnos, one a '95 in yellow and another '96 in candy cane colors.
The one I'm selling is the one out of the three...
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