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09-09-21, 12:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 666
Posted By miamijim

Post 1 updated. Thank you jdawginsc...

Post 1 updated.

Thank you jdawginsc (https://www.bikeforums.net/members/jdawginsc-476187.html)

p.s. someone in my neighborhood cruises around on a CREST Cannondale!
09-09-21, 11:00 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 666
Posted By miamijim

Misc. parts blow out good stuff 24 hours only

ENTIRE LOT SOLD To those of you who claimed items please contact jdawginsc (https://www.bikeforums.net/members/jdawginsc-476187.html) as he's willing to honor those claimed items

Clearing out...
09-04-21, 01:11 PM
Replies: 255
Views: 15,807
Posted By miamijim

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/960x1280/thumbnail_img_7581_e685ee37787ed81d80cb80579bafc7d776caa7da.jpg...
08-31-21, 01:46 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 926
Posted By miamijim

Then you should see the Japanese domestic market...

Then you should see the Japanese domestic market catalogs. I once owned a very rare 1 of 5 '87 Trail Runner with a JDM paint scheme and otherwise American specifications.
08-09-21, 02:03 PM
Replies: 148
Views: 16,646
Posted By miamijim

Bottom of the barrel cheapo Dia Compe calipers...

Bottom of the barrel cheapo Dia Compe calipers are very light. Generic Flite knockoff saddles are crazy light. Folding tires. Lightweight inner tubes. Lots of ways. But the easiest way is to...
08-09-21, 01:49 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 978
Posted By miamijim

As others have mentioned it seems as it the...

As others have mentioned it seems as it the opening is tight. The loose bolt should move freely by hand throughout the slots range. I have feeling the bolts 'walking' down the slot when tightened. ...
05-28-21, 03:34 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,854
Posted By miamijim

Well, don’t know what to say…. I got a ‘you’ve...

Well, don’t know what to say…. I got a ‘you’ve been quoted’ email for a 10 year old quote that I previously replied to….
05-28-21, 03:14 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,854
Posted By miamijim

Bought then off eBay. They were manufactured by...

Bought then off eBay. They were manufactured by a machinist up North. NJ if I remember correctly and were for 126mm spacing. Never used them and resold on eBay a few years later.
05-22-21, 04:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 547
Posted By miamijim

If I’m seeing it correctly in the first set of...

If I’m seeing it correctly in the first set of pics the BB shell has the Rossin logo.
04-22-21, 06:30 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,897
Posted By miamijim

+10 to that Reeves Callaway said something...

+10 to that

Reeves Callaway said something like, "everything your car does goes through the tires, braking, accelerating, cornering steering." Same thing with a bike. High quality expensive...
04-22-21, 02:34 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 736
Posted By miamijim

PM me your contact info, I'll send a mystery box.

PM me your contact info, I'll send a mystery box.
04-22-21, 02:29 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,367
Posted By miamijim

Yes, they are. But made of multiple pieces. The...

Yes, they are. But made of multiple pieces. The 'crown' has extensions or fingers that extend down into the legs..
04-22-21, 06:51 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 736
Posted By miamijim

Out of curiosity who’s building a lot of wheels?

Out of curiosity who’s building a lot of wheels?
04-21-21, 12:49 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 928
Posted By miamijim

Dont tensioin it. Just pull at 3 o'clock. Its a...

Dont tensioin it. Just pull at 3 o'clock. Its a bike sprocket not a rocket ship. Dont over analyze.
04-21-21, 08:30 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 928
Posted By miamijim

If mounted on a bike pull the chain tight at...

If mounted on a bike pull the chain tight at 3:00. If you can see light at the tip of a tooth the rings are toast. Or 12:00 as in your pics..

I've never compared new large n small rings side by...
04-20-21, 07:55 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,017
Posted By miamijim

John there's a loose correlation between number...

John there's a loose correlation between number of digits and decade produced but I've seen enough verified bikes/frames that contradict it as well.


In '63 and '64 Peugeot earned World Champion...
04-20-21, 01:37 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,017
Posted By miamijim

Pre ‘64

Pre ‘64
04-19-21, 05:10 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,367
Posted By miamijim

So.... Those forks have aluminum extension...

So....

Those forks have aluminum extension running about 1/3 down the leg. Its been a long time but I once broke one apart on a bench vice. Assemble, ride.
04-19-21, 05:05 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,897
Posted By miamijim

$437ea. for my Dodge. Eh.

$437ea. for my Dodge. Eh.
04-14-21, 12:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 764
Posted By miamijim

Same company.....sort of. Somewhere around 2000?...

Same company.....sort of. Somewhere around 2000? Peugeot ended their licensing agreements. Licensing was renewed later in the decade 2011?, Distributed by Cycleurope. Following Peugeots licensing...
04-14-21, 09:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 764
Posted By miamijim

IIRC Peugeot holds the top speed at...

IIRC Peugeot holds the top speed at LeMans...251mph
04-13-21, 04:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 764
Posted By miamijim

Peugeot Legend ?

Legend - Peugeot Cycles (https://cycles.peugeot.com/legend)
LC01 - Peugeot Cycles (https://cycles.peugeot.com/urban/legend/lc01)
...
03-06-21, 07:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 478
Posted By miamijim

Looks ok to me but.... low res pics from a...

Looks ok to me but.... low res pics from a distance along with multiple angles can throw perception off.
02-23-21, 02:58 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 5,561
Posted By miamijim

Exactly. How many hobbies are free? Not many.

Exactly. How many hobbies are free? Not many.
02-23-21, 02:56 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 5,561
Posted By miamijim

Not relevant. If you have nothing else to do...

Not relevant. If you have nothing else to do what difference does it matter? Spare time is free, it has cost.
02-22-21, 02:34 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 5,561
Posted By miamijim

There's no money in flipping anymore. Maybe if...

There's no money in flipping anymore. Maybe if your chasing $20 but its not like it was. A few years back our local supply dried up over night. Nothing. I haven't found any good bikes in years,...
02-20-21, 01:40 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,269
Posted By miamijim

Surprisingly, 'wacking' them left a nice clean...

Surprisingly, 'wacking' them left a nice clean edge and they could still be easily tightened/loosened. Too often, using a nipper, a spoke end would bend versus nipping clean. That sucked. Too do...
02-20-21, 06:50 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,579
Posted By miamijim

Naval Jelly in the pink bottle.

Naval Jelly in the pink bottle.
02-20-21, 06:43 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,269
Posted By miamijim

The wheel was laced correctly but with spokes...

The wheel was laced correctly but with spokes that are too long for 2021. I say 'for 2021' because back in the day before spoke cutters and internet calculators and the expectation that life is...
02-13-21, 07:20 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,704
Posted By miamijim

'E' in Peugeot speak means 'different than'. ...

'E' in Peugeot speak means 'different than'. Different than what? Don't confuse fork 'curvature' for 'rake'. Two different things. I have a document that states 'E' and 72/72 angles. But as with...
02-13-21, 07:12 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 660
Posted By miamijim

Dumpster.

Dumpster.
08-08-20, 03:58 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 5,127
Posted By miamijim

Thats the big 'catch -22' isnt it? If the...

Thats the big 'catch -22' isnt it? If the sheaths slip out or into the tubes it extremely difficult to replace them. The cables are braided and difficult to find if originality's a concern. I'd...
08-08-20, 02:35 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 5,127
Posted By miamijim

Very, very nice. Those were 1982 models and have...

Very, very nice. Those were 1982 models and have unique serial numbers. The stamped number matches the paper sticker number.

Original bar tape was white pearl cello/Bennoto style. The one I...
08-07-20, 12:42 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,860
Posted By miamijim

Those Campy posts have about 1" of total...

Those Campy posts have about 1" of total adjustment!! Sharp bike though.....
08-07-20, 12:27 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 664
Posted By miamijim

Doesn't look too bad. Someone should be able to...

Doesn't look too bad. Someone should be able to straighten it. Probably French thread. There're a bunch on eBay.
08-07-20, 12:18 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,860
Posted By miamijim

Nice bike. A lower profile saddle and higher...

Nice bike.

A lower profile saddle and higher profile pedals will help with the seat post height.
08-07-20, 11:28 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 847
Posted By miamijim

In the U.S. that would be an AE8, in Europe it...

In the U.S. that would be an AE8, in Europe it could be a PL8

P=Peugeot
L=Lux (fenders generator etc)
8= sport series
08-07-20, 11:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 374
Posted By miamijim

I see that.... I got to the website by clicking a...

I see that.... I got to the website by clicking a link in firearms website.

https://www.glocktalk.com/threads/corrosion-in-g48-fp-channel.1847266/page-2#post-29332720

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08-07-20, 10:58 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,168
Posted By miamijim

What makes it confusing is, and correct me I'm...

What makes it confusing is, and correct me I'm worng, that both ISO and JIS have the taper angle. The childs toy, with the colored rings, ISO is like the top rings while JIS is the bottom rings.
08-07-20, 10:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 374
Posted By miamijim

Rust Prevention: A test of popular treatments Part 2

A long time ago I did this:
https://www.bikeforums.net/classic-vintage/595758-rust-prevention-test-popular-treatments.html

Today I found this:
Dead link killed......

In alphabetical order:...
06-03-20, 07:07 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 6,068
Posted By miamijim

The higher your seat the more you’ll need to lean...

The higher your seat the more you’ll need to lean forward.
06-03-20, 06:44 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,082
Posted By miamijim

Sub’d I have very nice mod B pics I’ll post...

Sub’d

I have very nice mod B pics I’ll post up later or tomorrow
06-03-20, 06:12 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 6,068
Posted By miamijim

I don’t think it’s too small. Looking at seat...

I don’t think it’s too small. Looking at seat angles on both bike It seems as if there’s a fit issue, both seats are probably too high.

ive never been a fan of trying to make a bike into...
05-11-20, 11:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 489
Posted By miamijim

There's colored chart on eBay.....decent price...

There's colored chart on eBay.....decent price to.

https://www.ebay.com/itm/Suntour-Winner-Freewheel-Assembly-Chart-and-Cog-Display-Board-NOS/233583280742?hash=item3662a60266:g:YmgAAOSwOPVetvga
05-11-20, 11:46 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,621
Posted By miamijim

I had to count my tools....15. I don't have 2 or...

I had to count my tools....15. I don't have 2 or 3 of what you have pictured but I do have an angled prong Campy and a 6 - prong Suntour.
05-11-20, 11:11 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 489
Posted By miamijim

Google 'suntour cog' chart. The colored one has...

Google 'suntour cog' chart. The colored one has all the details.
05-11-20, 11:00 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,180
Posted By miamijim

I couldn't begin to count how many steerers I've...

I couldn't begin to count how many steerers I've extended threads on.....use a lot thread cutting oil. I use to clamp forks in a vice.
05-07-20, 01:37 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 233
Posted By miamijim

Simplex Ball Bearing jockey Wheels NOS

2 pairs available. New never been used. Ball bearing style with centered teeth. There were a few versions of these..bushing of ball bearing, centered or offset teeth.

$28 per pair shipped to...
05-06-20, 11:18 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,106
Posted By miamijim

Not C&V. I just did a thorough CL search and...

Not C&V. I just did a thorough CL search and there's nothing worth flipping. Maybe there's 1 Campy equipped bike worth parting out but its $900....
05-05-20, 12:27 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,106
Posted By miamijim

A few years back it did. 'Time' is relevant and...

A few years back it did. 'Time' is relevant and irrelevant. If you have nothing else to do what difference does it make?
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