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09-06-21, 09:13 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 316
Posted By T-Mar

I had a paper route but it was done on foot,...

I had a paper route but it was done on foot, without a bicycle. Client number ranged from about 65-75 and the farthest from home was only three blocks. Delivering the papers was never an issue for...
09-03-21, 06:08 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 971
Posted By Gary Fountain

Hi Lugnut, I'm not quite 75 - only 67 but I've...

Hi Lugnut, I'm not quite 75 - only 67 but I've had a few health issues over the past half dozen years that has restricted physical activity a bit. I am, however, getting back to normal and am...
08-29-21, 04:58 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 971
Posted By verktyg

1983 Vintage Colnago

I've never seen that style of BB shell before.

Until I read down a saw the part about crimped top and down tubes, the frame looked like a dead ringer for my 1983 Super:
...
08-29-21, 03:59 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 971
Posted By Highmass

According to this site:...

According to this site: https://www.cycling-obsession.com/how-to-identify-a-colnago-nuovo-mexico/ the Nuevo Mexico became available in 1983, and was only available for "a few short years" (I thought...
04-06-21, 10:58 AM
Replies: 255
Views: 15,806
Posted By Doug Fattic

Thanks for keeping me from a curiosity death! A...

Thanks for keeping me from a curiosity death! A quick check of 1908 quarter eagle values indicates it has a worth around $500. The 1908 quarter eagles didn't have any mint marks that year - which...
04-02-21, 11:37 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,909
Posted By mcgregorj

Gotcha - thanks for the info. I think I'm going...

Gotcha - thanks for the info. I think I'm going to put in a few rides on this and see how it goes before seriously considering more changes. Probably the best bang for the buck would be to leave...
03-27-21, 01:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 357
Posted By bikemike73

Yes 8 speed I JUST ordered them ...

Yes

8 speed

I JUST ordered them

Thank you !!!!

Greatly appreciated 🚲🚲🚲🚲🚲🚲
03-27-21, 04:50 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 708
Posted By coolmind

And finally the bike it self ...

And finally the bike it self
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03-27-21, 04:31 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 708
Posted By coolmind

Rims The front rim was in good repairable...

Rims
The front rim was in good repairable condition but the rear it wasn;t .The rear rim was not original(dea)so i change both of them with dt swiss 535 ,with sapim race spokes .
...
03-23-21, 07:07 PM
Replies: 623
Views: 63,007
Posted By Hobbiano

Love that 330. I had to settle for an Epi...

Love that 330.
I had to settle for an Epi Elitist Casino (made in Japan, Gibson USA P90'S). I'm pretty happy with it. Pretty much a copy of a 330, as the were when Epiphone first made them in 1966.
03-19-21, 05:12 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,652
Posted By Roger M

I ended up going with the majority vote. I'm good...

I ended up going with the majority vote. I'm good with it, but it isn't a perfect match to the saddle.

As Fender1 pointed out, this tape is a royal pain to work with. I won't buy it again. My...
03-15-21, 02:26 PM
Replies: 8,056
Views: 2,578,027
Posted By Schlafen

To be fair, very posh.

To be fair, very posh.
03-13-21, 09:51 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,493
Posted By unworthy1

As I promised (or threatened?) I took a pic of...

As I promised (or threatened?) I took a pic of two of the Silcas I have at home with wooden "extra bases" I made and added. They are both black Super Pistas but the one in foreground with the typical...
03-12-21, 10:36 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 7,061
Posted By Narhay

Some brake selection issues cropped up but I...

Some brake selection issues cropped up but I believe I have resolved my quandary. A set of Nuovo Record calipers with a drop bolt for the rear. I have a set of Kool Stop pad inserts and some new...
03-08-21, 01:36 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 5,500
Posted By RiddleOfSteel

Thanks! I've thought about that (bike builds on...

Thanks! I've thought about that (bike builds on the internet) as I've gone along. Certainly for basic compositioning it would provide quite useful. I think we'll all enjoy organically building as we...
03-05-21, 12:13 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 9,668
Posted By SJX426

Thanks for the link! I have these to try out. ...

Thanks for the link!
I have these to try out.
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Forum: Road Cycling
03-03-21, 02:36 AM
Replies: 27,072
Views: 17,409,902
Posted By Timo 2.0

Updating my 1993 Merlin Extralight is almost...

Updating my 1993 Merlin Extralight is almost complete: just waiting for a set of 23mm Dugast Strada tubulars and I'm ready to roll.

Campagnolo Record 10sp Ergopower, derailleurs and headset
BTP...
02-27-21, 08:14 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 391
Posted By JohnDThompson

Your 111mm Campagnolo bottom bracket is a...

Your 111mm Campagnolo bottom bracket is a symmetrical spindle for C-Record and newer cranks. The 114mm OMAS bottom bracket is probably intended for a preC-Record asymmetrical (Record/Super Record or...
02-26-21, 11:48 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 5,500
Posted By qcpmsame

Oh wow, that Mondia really makes my liver quiver!...

Oh wow, that Mondia really makes my liver quiver! Very nice looking bicycle, in every aspect, IMHO. If you have kept that one that nice nd maintained, so well all this time, kudos sir.

Bill
02-23-21, 10:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,047
Posted By scarlson

You ever break a chain whip doing this? I've had...

You ever break a chain whip doing this? I've had some extra recalcitrant freewheels where the chain comes off the chain whip before I can get the little cog off. Been meaning to machine a wrench with...
02-18-21, 09:48 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 5,951
Posted By Andy Antipas

Tufo Tape

Tufo tape holds strong. When I tape a tire on, I leave approximately one inch of the rim opposite the valve stem without Tufo tape. I carry a small slotted screwdriver in my tire sock. On the very...
02-16-21, 10:28 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 945
Posted By Wileyone

I prefer these over the Superbe. Lighter,...

I prefer these over the Superbe.

Lighter, prettier, and bulletproof.
02-15-21, 11:48 AM
Replies: 4,593
Views: 469,848
Posted By xiaoman1

cyccommute Picked this up on Sunday and doing...

cyccommute
Picked this up on Sunday and doing the usual service...Thanks to Stuart's advice (honestly why haven't we been doing this all along, nothing like the B.W.E!) it made removing and...
02-14-21, 03:34 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 6,118
Posted By Hailstorm_7

Whoops. I hadn't realized reach issues yet,...

Whoops. I hadn't realized reach issues yet, because I haven't straddled or sat upon it. I can adjust them up pretty easily once the time comes. Thanks for noting that so I can give it some attention...
02-09-21, 12:00 PM
Replies: 4,593
Views: 469,848
Posted By Drillium Dude

Swapped out these: ...

Swapped out these:

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For these:
...
02-08-21, 10:14 AM
Replies: 7,262
Views: 729,772
Posted By Rocket-Sauce

Holy score Batman! That freewheel is pretty dang...

Holy score Batman! That freewheel is pretty dang valuable...
02-08-21, 02:54 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 8,775
Posted By gfk_velo

Please note - as I said in my post on...

Please note - as I said in my post on ballbearings, they are not consistent for size in every year / model.
"some hubs are 1/4", some 7/32" depending on age. NGS balls are conventional 1/4".
...
02-04-21, 06:08 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,162
Posted By JRC2K

Italvega Part IV

So here we are today. Some shop rash and the cheap rattlecan clear coat I hit it with back in the day has fogged up in places, but it should polish out:

...
01-22-21, 03:03 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,502
Posted By noobinsf

Wow, that turned out to be beautiful!

Wow, that turned out to be beautiful!
01-22-21, 07:41 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 8,043
Posted By Clang

This is a 1993 Rockhopper Expert

This is a 1993 Rockhopper Expert
01-15-21, 04:44 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,054
Posted By Prowler

Way back when, I reinstalled my Raleigh heron...

Way back when, I reinstalled my Raleigh heron badge during the rehab. Being a frugal but inventive guy, and not liking the look of any of the rivets or drive screws or fasteners I'd seen on these...
01-14-21, 02:09 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,054
Posted By Johno59

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1000x907/rivets_ab9eec2298598fa6633150a18d9e4054db24b480.jpg
These are a modern copy of the traditional head badge rivets
01-11-21, 10:23 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,055
Posted By Mackers

If it's SL it's not a Mexico, easy enough. ...

If it's SL it's not a Mexico, easy enough.

Looks like an early to mid 80s refinished Super.
01-10-21, 10:17 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,502
Posted By 79pmooney

Another fan of Ed Litton and his work. I bent my...

Another fan of Ed Litton and his work. I bent my Mooney's fork badly in 1983 while I lived in Alameda (right across the bridge). I knew of Eisentraut but had never been there (despite riding right...
01-10-21, 07:37 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,502
Posted By bikingshearer

+1. Also, I strongly recommend building it up...

+1. Also, I strongly recommend building it up and riding it as is for a while (a couple months at least) to see if you like it enough for it be a keeper. If you don't, no need to sink the $$$ into...
01-10-21, 06:25 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,502
Posted By noobinsf

76(?) Eisentraut Limited

I’ve been watching for an Eisentraut for years, and this one popped up in my size, so I jumped. It’s a special one for me, since it’s from the Oakland master. Also, if I am reading the serial...
01-10-21, 01:07 PM
Replies: 3,505
Views: 870,401
Posted By Hproduguidon

1 Lugnut Ouaaaa i love your motobecane

1 Lugnut Ouaaaa i love your motobecane
01-10-21, 06:31 AM
Replies: 3,505
Views: 870,401
Posted By Hproduguidon

I present to you the latest arrival motobecane...

I present to you the latest arrival
motobecane C42 1980
reynolds 531 3 tybe et fourche et tous shimano 600 arabesque...
01-10-21, 06:19 AM
Replies: 3,505
Views: 870,401
Posted By Hproduguidon

1 Lugnut I want pictures thank you

1 Lugnut I want pictures thank you
01-09-21, 07:44 PM
Replies: 7,950
Views: 2,318,946
Posted By victorm

92 Stumpjumper

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01-05-21, 03:11 PM
Replies: 3,505
Views: 870,401
Posted By Hproduguidon

https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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01-05-21, 01:57 PM
Replies: 3,505
Views: 870,401
Posted By Hproduguidon

Motobecane C5 Columbus 1978 Huret Success...

Motobecane C5 Columbus 1978
Huret Success Titane
Pédalier 105 bis
Freins anodisés noirs Weinmann 605...
12-25-20, 07:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 645
Posted By BlueDevil63

A couple more: ...

A couple more:

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...
05-08-20, 04:08 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,124
Posted By SurferRosa

I search ebay for new, buy-it-now crochet/mesh...

I search ebay for new, buy-it-now crochet/mesh padded half gloves that look the part for under $15 and replace 'em every couple years ... like these:
...
Replies: 16
Views: 1,335
Posted By Retrogrouch731

Just make a bunch of short, meaningless posts in...

Just make a bunch of short, meaningless posts in this thread to get your post count up.
Replies: 8
Views: 991
Posted By Kabuki12

Nice, I would say 300+/- . The fact that it has...

Nice, I would say 300+/- . The fact that it has bottom bracket and headset may push it a little higher. The condition makes this bike desirable , 60cm is a bit large for some folks so you may have to...
10-12-19, 01:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,879
Posted By rccardr

SOLD!!! 1983 Colnago Superissimo, 58cm, Super Record

For sale is this gorgeous 1983 Colnago Superissimo. Seat tube and top tube are both 58cm CTC. Stand over height is 33 inches. I am the second owner of the frame, bought it from a fellow BF member....
06-16-12, 12:26 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,603
Posted By puchfinnland

I put new balls in my campy hub and packed them...

I put new balls in my campy hub and packed them with semichrome- after 2-5 min of battery drill action I cleaned and repacked- silky smooth.

for some reason I keep the balls on the same side they...
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