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07-10-19, 05:53 PM
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Posted By GeezyRider

By Indian River Bay in Delaware. ...

By Indian River Bay in Delaware.

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07-07-19, 07:35 PM
Replies: 2,380
Views: 456,758
Posted By GeezyRider

I have been anxiously waiting to see the...

I have been anxiously waiting to see the completed project. It was worth the wait. Nice job!
06-18-19, 07:05 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,046
Posted By GeezyRider

Maybe you could use the shifter to control the...

Maybe you could use the shifter to control the rear brake thus making it a parking brake. :saweeet:
06-12-19, 06:43 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,213
Posted By GeezyRider

I don't know about your handlebars but I LOVE...

I don't know about your handlebars but I LOVE your-weed free lawn.
05-22-19, 07:05 AM
Replies: 4,844
Views: 567,298
Posted By GeezyRider

Shoot, the iron work would be nothing without...

Shoot, the iron work would be nothing without that bike! ;)
05-21-19, 05:57 PM
Replies: 264
Views: 30,100
Posted By GeezyRider

Yeah, that GT is splendid!

Yeah, that GT is splendid!
05-21-19, 07:11 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,942
Posted By GeezyRider

Like Mr. Thompson, my preferences have changed. ...

Like Mr. Thompson, my preferences have changed. I no longer ride what I did 20 years ago when I was in my 50's. Now, I'm only comfortable on Brooks or Selle Anatomica offerings. No one can predict...
05-21-19, 06:45 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 626
Posted By GeezyRider

It's cool that your wife did the ride with you. ...

It's cool that your wife did the ride with you. My wife is an avid cyclist but because of volunteer activities she has less time for riding than me. But, her pace remains nearly the same as mine...
05-21-19, 06:39 AM
Replies: 3,221
Views: 394,821
Posted By GeezyRider

I agree with h2oxtc, nicely done!

I agree with h2oxtc, nicely done!
05-21-19, 06:26 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,495
Posted By GeezyRider

Hey Frank, you put a smile on my face this...

Hey Frank, you put a smile on my face this morning making me remember what one of my old bosses always said, "We didn't get much done today but we'll give 'em hell tomorrow!"

I also agree with the...
05-02-19, 05:43 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 547
Posted By GeezyRider

Even the color scheme shouts FUN!

Even the color scheme shouts FUN!
04-13-19, 07:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 563
Posted By GeezyRider

Where are you located? If you are within an hour...

Where are you located? If you are within an hour drive from me, I would be happy to take you to look for bikes either on CL or bike shops. In fact, I have a few good reliable bikes in varying frame...
04-06-19, 10:22 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 895
Posted By GeezyRider

I looks like the Cafe Java from BD is currently...

I looks like the Cafe Java from BD is currently spec'd with 32 mm tires.
Forum: Road Cycling
04-02-19, 08:36 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,783
Posted By GeezyRider

And Trek thought THEY were changing cycling...

And Trek thought THEY were changing cycling forever!
04-02-19, 07:11 AM
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Views: 879
Posted By GeezyRider

Very clever use of a trail cam.

Very clever use of a trail cam.
03-30-19, 07:51 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,924
Posted By GeezyRider

Yes. Now my first task is to convince the...

Yes. Now my first task is to convince the Secretary of War that this would be a good thing for our marriage. She rides also so I at least have that going for me.
03-30-19, 07:41 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,924
Posted By GeezyRider

I've never had the opportunity to ride or own a...

I've never had the opportunity to ride or own a titanium frame. I need to do something about that.
03-30-19, 06:27 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 2,902
Posted By GeezyRider

Boomer born in 1947 and riding since 1954. It...

Boomer born in 1947 and riding since 1954. It would be nice to see more young people riding.
03-26-19, 09:27 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,225
Posted By GeezyRider

I've had good success with the Sheldon tool. But...

I've had good success with the Sheldon tool. But sometimes the fixed cup is on so tight I have to put a 3' length of pipe over the wrench to get enough leverage. So far, that has worked every time. ...
03-18-19, 05:44 PM
Replies: 2,143
Views: 675,067
Posted By GeezyRider

Wow! That cleaned up nicely. And, with minimal...

Wow! That cleaned up nicely. And, with minimal badging and decals it is uncluttered looking and rather elegant.
02-23-19, 09:26 AM
Replies: 256
Views: 18,028
Posted By GeezyRider

Do red beater bikes qualify? ...

Do red beater bikes qualify?

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1974 Fuji Special Road Racer
02-09-19, 03:03 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,119
Posted By GeezyRider

Apparently, they do stretch. They come with an...

Apparently, they do stretch. They come with an adjusting bolt same as the leather versions.
02-09-19, 09:07 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,119
Posted By GeezyRider

I am waiting on delivery of a new Selle Anatomica...

I am waiting on delivery of a new Selle Anatomica R2 saddle. I'm anxious to see if the waterproof rubber version is as comfortable and feels as good as my leather H1.
02-08-19, 01:32 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,098
Posted By GeezyRider

Another forgotten helmet. My wife and I had...

Another forgotten helmet. My wife and I had driven over an hour to the start of a charity ride with a mandatory helmet rule. Of course I had forgotten mine so I did what any other red blooded...
02-08-19, 08:37 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,137
Posted By GeezyRider

I like the way you think!

I like the way you think!
02-08-19, 08:28 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,119
Posted By GeezyRider

I have a mixture of Selle Anatomica and Brooks...

I have a mixture of Selle Anatomica and Brooks B17 on my bikes and find both saddles very comfortable. Leather saddles can also be seen on a lot of the bikes pictured in the Classic and Vintage...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-26-19, 08:38 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,070
Posted By GeezyRider

I just went to the BikeIsland web site to take a...

I just went to the BikeIsland web site to take a look at their version of the Dawes Lightning. Surprisingly, I think they actually did a pretty good job of capturing the spirit and intent of the...
Forum: Road Cycling
01-25-19, 07:57 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,070
Posted By GeezyRider

Doe your NOS Dawes Lightning look like this one: ...

Doe your NOS Dawes Lightning look like this one:

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1980 Dawes Lightning...
01-21-19, 12:26 PM
Replies: 6,492
Views: 1,900,369
Posted By GeezyRider

Me too! And the work on the build is nicely done...

Me too! And the work on the build is nicely done as well.
01-17-19, 05:59 PM
Replies: 257
Views: 12,694
Posted By GeezyRider

This is why I generally prefer to ride alone. ...

This is why I generally prefer to ride alone. Riding with another person or a group can be fun, but it does require more effort. Sometime it has been well worth the effort and sometimes it hasn't.
01-17-19, 05:43 PM
Replies: 2,380
Views: 456,758
Posted By GeezyRider

Your Davidson is beautiful. The updates are very...

Your Davidson is beautiful. The updates are very well done.
01-05-19, 09:22 AM
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Posted By GeezyRider

Installed rivnuts on a frame for the first time. ...

Installed rivnuts on a frame for the first time. Easy Peasy.
01-04-19, 02:31 PM
Replies: 264
Views: 30,100
Posted By GeezyRider

1976 Motobecane Mirage ...

1976 Motobecane Mirage

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12-19-18, 03:16 PM
Replies: 3,221
Views: 394,821
Posted By GeezyRider

I know all about crappier places in Georgia Tim. ...

I know all about crappier places in Georgia Tim. The U.S. Government gifted me an all expense paid stay at Ft. Benning in 1969. Your little corner of the state is MUCH more picturesque!
12-19-18, 03:08 PM
Replies: 2,380
Views: 456,758
Posted By GeezyRider

Sounds great. Looking forward to seeing the...

Sounds great. Looking forward to seeing the finished product.
12-19-18, 01:48 PM
Replies: 2,380
Views: 456,758
Posted By GeezyRider

I think you are doing the right thing preserving...

I think you are doing the right thing preserving the patina on that Clubman. Are you building it as a single speed?
12-17-18, 04:16 PM
Replies: 2,380
Views: 456,758
Posted By GeezyRider

Really nice work. And that crankset is GORGEOUS!

Really nice work. And that crankset is GORGEOUS!
12-06-18, 08:08 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 768
Posted By GeezyRider

Perhaps with newer aero rims there is less chance...

Perhaps with newer aero rims there is less chance of pushing the tube valve into the rim when pulling the lever opposed to pushing on it? Presta valve nuts would prevent this but I don't use them.
11-02-18, 12:57 PM
Replies: 6,492
Views: 1,900,369
Posted By GeezyRider

It is a Carver Bikes fork purchased from Bikeman....

It is a Carver Bikes fork purchased from Bikeman. It has a 440mm axle to crown length which allowed me to compensate for the suspension fork.
11-01-18, 05:22 PM
Replies: 3,221
Views: 394,821
Posted By GeezyRider

Overlooking the Atlantic Ocean from the Great...

Overlooking the Atlantic Ocean from the Great Dune in Cape Henlopen State Park. Temps in the low 70's today. Not bad for November!
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11-01-18, 05:14 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,772
Posted By GeezyRider

Got this 1989 Trek 420 from BF member dweenk a...

Got this 1989 Trek 420 from BF member dweenk a couple of weeks ago. Thanks Dale!
...
11-01-18, 07:31 AM
Replies: 6,492
Views: 1,900,369
Posted By GeezyRider

Thanks! Renaming it was part of the fun of...

Thanks! Renaming it was part of the fun of rescuing it.
10-31-18, 12:22 PM
Replies: 6,492
Views: 1,900,369
Posted By GeezyRider

This is a late 90's Giant Iguana I literally...

This is a late 90's Giant Iguana I literally pulled out of a dumpster at my sister in law's beach house. Replaced the suspension fork with a rigid fork and resprayed with Rustoleum "Spa Blue". The...
10-18-18, 07:49 AM
Replies: 2,259
Views: 665,157
Posted By GeezyRider

That is very clever, simple and elegant.

That is very clever, simple and elegant.
10-18-18, 07:26 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,426
Posted By GeezyRider

Certainly not the best but my favorite bike was a...

Certainly not the best but my favorite bike was a late 80's Bianchi Eros. I got away from riding road bikes for a few years in the early 2000's and GAVE the bike to a friend who needed one for his...
09-07-18, 07:30 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 416
Posted By GeezyRider

I agree with everyone who says the Tourney gear...

I agree with everyone who says the Tourney gear changers are bulletproof and there must be a problem with chain length or a bent derailleur hanger, etc. What surprises me is the fact that the bike...
07-27-18, 07:07 AM
Replies: 2,380
Views: 456,758
Posted By GeezyRider

This bicycle is so beautiful. It is truly a work...

This bicycle is so beautiful. It is truly a work of art.
07-20-18, 10:13 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 738
Posted By GeezyRider

Thanks for this! It is the one thing my wife...

Thanks for this! It is the one thing my wife hasn't tried to cure her hot foot problems.
06-27-18, 06:39 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 466
Posted By GeezyRider

You can narrow the source down a little bit by...

You can narrow the source down a little bit by determining if the squeak occurs only when pedaling and not when you are coasting.
02-13-18, 09:42 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 976
Posted By GeezyRider

Tom, I feel your wife's pain as I suffered from...

Tom, I feel your wife's pain as I suffered from gout for years. About ten years ago my urologist prescribed Allopurinol to help reduce the levels of uric acid in my body. That and being careful to...
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