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08-05-18, 12:56 AM
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Posted By kevins08

Resurrecting an older thread here, but I just...

Resurrecting an older thread here, but I just picked up one of these Randonneurs as well. Mine is White with blue accents, and some different bits, but our serial numbers are only 5...
07-27-16, 01:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,968
Posted By kevins08

shipping on case to 68508?

shipping on case to 68508?
07-20-16, 03:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 730
Posted By kevins08

works great. I use this tool every week at the...

works great. I use this tool every week at the shop. cuts perfect threads and is easy as pie to use! this is a steal of a deal too.
06-20-16, 10:04 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 26,205
Posted By kevins08

Forget the Huffys, I want to know more about that...

Forget the Huffys, I want to know more about that Geo!
06-11-16, 01:11 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,786
Posted By kevins08

I've got these bars on my Surly Troll with the...

I've got these bars on my Surly Troll with the ergotech high charisma stem and I love them. Hoods are comfortable, drops are comfortable, and they're wide enough I have crosstop levers and they are...
05-27-16, 04:02 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,237
Posted By kevins08

Shouldn't Buy. Musn't buy.

Shouldn't Buy. Musn't buy.
05-25-16, 12:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 772
Posted By kevins08

They're a great product for the money! Have...

They're a great product for the money! Have installed many on customer bikes and everyone's been satisfied. Like was mentioned earlier, pretty loud, very defined clicks. I believe the 7 speed uses...
05-24-16, 09:29 AM
Replies: 6,492
Views: 1,900,708
Posted By kevins08

One size down from your normal MTB is usually the...

One size down from your normal MTB is usually the rule of thumb.
05-23-16, 12:06 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,459
Posted By kevins08

Looks great! Just curious as to why you stopped...

Looks great! Just curious as to why you stopped the wrap early?

-Kevin
05-23-16, 10:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 925
Posted By kevins08

Its a single and bashguard.

Its a single and bashguard.
05-23-16, 09:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 925
Posted By kevins08

Love them. I have the 26x2.35 on my commuter too....

Love them. I have the 26x2.35 on my commuter too. So plush, So smooth, So fast.
05-23-16, 12:50 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 925
Posted By kevins08

Thanks! And agreed, they were the just parts that...

Thanks! And agreed, they were the just parts that I had in the stash though. There's some blue bits as well to try n tie it together. (Headset cap and brake shoes)
05-22-16, 11:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 925
Posted By kevins08

http://i247.photobucket.com/albums/gg156/kevins08/...

http://i247.photobucket.com/albums/gg156/kevins08/DSCN0295_zpsv3rz2sc2.jpg (http://s247.photobucket.com/user/kevins08/media/DSCN0295_zpsv3rz2sc2.jpg.html)
05-22-16, 11:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 925
Posted By kevins08

Boardwalk Racer inspired Surly Crosscheck

Just finished this build up. I know it is a modern frame, but definitely classically inspired on this build. And it uses a lot of vintage MTB parts, so i figure its allowed here.
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05-20-16, 09:45 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,836
Posted By kevins08

Throttle is the model. Heres's a few more. I...

Throttle is the model.

Heres's a few more. I have a set of each of the DMR's on my trail bikes and they are excellent, extremely grippy pedals. The v12 is a thinner profile and a bit...
05-19-16, 02:35 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,836
Posted By kevins08

Platform only: Stolen Throttle:...

Platform only:

Stolen Throttle: http://cdn.modernbike.com/Product_Images/large_49857.jpg

Clipless/Platform

MSW CP100/200: http://mswbike.com/img/product_images/PD3601_large.jpg

Shimano...
05-18-16, 10:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,156
Posted By kevins08

Interested in the xt arms. Are those 104mm?!

Interested in the xt arms. Are those 104mm?!
05-16-16, 01:54 AM
Replies: 6,492
Views: 1,900,708
Posted By kevins08

1" threaded stem? Nitto Dirt Drop is what you...

1" threaded stem? Nitto Dirt Drop is what you want.
05-14-16, 01:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 639
Posted By kevins08

I have a set of GB 'map of Britain' Handlebars in...

I have a set of GB 'map of Britain' Handlebars in excellent condition. Can grab some pictures when i get home tonight.
05-14-16, 09:49 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,317
Posted By kevins08

Thanks for the compliments y'all, this is one of...

Thanks for the compliments y'all, this is one of my favorite builds I've done as well, appreciate the feedback!



If you go that rought, this is a great threadless stem for drop bars. I have one...
05-13-16, 01:04 PM
Replies: 629
Views: 29,920
Posted By kevins08

Agreed with a lot of what you're saying and is...

Agreed with a lot of what you're saying and is true of my experience with it so far. About halfway through at this point, so Im sure im in for quite a bit more. Its been a very slow read as it is so...
05-13-16, 10:08 AM
Replies: 629
Views: 29,920
Posted By kevins08

In the middle of this one at the moment. Great...

In the middle of this one at the moment. Great read so far, and definetely one i think most in this forum would enjoy.
05-13-16, 12:20 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 776
Posted By kevins08

Those handlebars are something.

Those handlebars are something.
05-12-16, 08:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 823
Posted By kevins08

I had a Libertas with simplex dropouts and a...

I had a Libertas with simplex dropouts and a Huret Jubilee group from the factory.
05-11-16, 03:24 PM
Replies: 6,492
Views: 1,900,708
Posted By kevins08

Same one I used on the Univega. I have used it in...

Same one I used on the Univega. I have used it in the past on many styles of bikes as well and it works extremely well for what it is and the price.
05-09-16, 12:00 PM
Replies: 6,492
Views: 1,900,708
Posted By kevins08

Just finished this build for a friend. Built from...

Just finished this build for a friend. Built from a bare frame. Should make a great camping rig, i love how it turned out!

Full details in this thread:...
05-09-16, 11:59 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,317
Posted By kevins08

Univega Alpina 507 Adventure Tourer

Just finished this build. Will be used as a commuter, tourer, camper, gravel, and on our local singletrack. Swiss army bike with lots of riding positions, durable, yet still light enough to be fun....
05-08-16, 05:44 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 979
Posted By kevins08

The bid on that jumped at the last minute anyway...

The bid on that jumped at the last minute anyway ya?
05-05-16, 10:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 475
Posted By kevins08

Mavic was a support crew for the 1987 Paris Gao...

Mavic was a support crew for the 1987 Paris Gao Dakar rally and released a full group to commemorate it.
05-05-16, 11:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 475
Posted By kevins08

Awesome! Do you need a disc or non disc hub?

Awesome!

Do you need a disc or non disc hub?
05-04-16, 03:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 475
Posted By kevins08

WTB: Mavic Paris-Dakar Rear Hub or Wheel

Like the title says, looking for a mavic PD 26" rear wheel. Rear hub only would be OK too. Looking for a needle I know, but if you happen to have one let me know! May be interested in a different...
05-03-16, 12:12 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 24,773
Posted By kevins08

Those are good bikes, built up a nice dirt drop...

Those are good bikes, built up a nice dirt drop out of one.
05-02-16, 04:22 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 24,773
Posted By kevins08

Mike Sinyard is a dick. He basically started...

Mike Sinyard is a dick. He basically started Specialized by stealing a Tom Ritchey design built for him and getting it massed produced in Asia as the original Stumpjumper. Then, even though he...
05-02-16, 10:11 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 24,773
Posted By kevins08

Another fan of the early Trek 900 and even some...

Another fan of the early Trek 900 and even some 800 series here. Great bikes for the money. Id add old specialized RH and SJ too as far as value/quality/availability goes, although you'll never...
04-29-16, 12:35 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,279
Posted By kevins08

It's been sorted out, I'll let him respond...

It's been sorted out, I'll let him respond though.

Have purchased things from @oddjob (http://www.bikeforums.net/member.php?u=267629), @Gartenmeister...
04-29-16, 05:50 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,279
Posted By kevins08

Interested in pics of the rf cranks, vbrakes, and...

Interested in pics of the rf cranks, vbrakes, and trp levers.
04-28-16, 11:11 AM
Replies: 989
Views: 161,359
Posted By kevins08

The 26" wheels make it look goofy. It's a...

The 26" wheels make it look goofy. It's a TT/Triathlon bike too, so the geometry is also atypical, contibuting to the look.

Thanks, Kevin
04-28-16, 10:36 AM
Replies: 989
Views: 161,359
Posted By kevins08

http://i247.photobucket.com/albums/gg156/kevins08/...

http://i247.photobucket.com/albums/gg156/kevins08/DSCN0259_zpsyvl5toih.jpg (http://s247.photobucket.com/user/kevins08/media/DSCN0259_zpsyvl5toih.jpg.html)

1993 Cannondale r700 - 63cm
-SunTour...
04-28-16, 10:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,489
Posted By kevins08

Full size mini velo! I am tall, but not...

Full size mini velo!

I am tall, but not that tall. For reference, almost 11" long headtube! This one will be a seller.

I havent checked the serial for sure, but it has the 63cm sticker still...
04-27-16, 10:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,489
Posted By kevins08

1993 Cannondale R700 Build

Just finished this build on a 1993 Cannondale R700 Time Trial/Triathlon Frame. Very strange looking frame with the combination of the racing geometry, 26" wheels, and tall 63cm frame. Very fast in a...
04-20-16, 07:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 359
Posted By kevins08

Pm sent

Pm sent
04-20-16, 02:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 359
Posted By kevins08

i might have a set, ill look when i get home and...

i might have a set, ill look when i get home and let you know.
04-18-16, 08:06 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,530
Posted By kevins08

I bought that^. Stripped the group for a mixte,...

I bought that^. Stripped the group for a mixte, almost finished rebuilding the frame with modern campy 10 speed stuff. Pics in a few days.
04-18-16, 02:00 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,541
Posted By kevins08

Just finishing up one of these as a "Retro...

Just finishing up one of these as a "Retro Roadie" in white with 10 speed campy stuff. My frame came with similar components as yours, but with the Dura Ace EX stem. Thats a pretty sexy piece and...
04-11-16, 05:11 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,580
Posted By kevins08

I can in Nebraska. Live in Lincoln, but make it...

I can in Nebraska. Live in Lincoln, but make it to omaha and travel throughout the state quite a bit as well.
04-01-16, 04:48 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,850
Posted By kevins08

Surly's/Salsa/All-City/Kona/etc. all make steel...

Surly's/Salsa/All-City/Kona/etc. all make steel "vintagey" frames.
04-01-16, 02:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 739
Posted By kevins08

Black Lightning - 58cm

This was on my local Craigslist. No affiliation and i posted in the "looking for" thread, but the BL seems to be so sought after i figured a double post would be ok. Mods remove if not.

Bike...
04-01-16, 02:46 PM
Replies: 51,399
Views: 6,722,486
Posted By kevins08

Cannondale Black Lightning - 58cm Looks to...

Cannondale Black Lightning - 58cm

Looks to be in great condition, located in Lincoln NE. Could facilitate and help ship if interested. No affiliation.

Cannondale "Black Lightning" - Vintage...
03-21-16, 03:54 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,622
Posted By kevins08

Yeah, it is a threaded stem/headset. Got the...

Yeah, it is a threaded stem/headset. Got the frame as a frame only and put the fork on it. Nitto 55's is just a style of drop bar.


+1 on not gunmetal grey. It is a black/dark green into an olive...
03-19-16, 09:34 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,622
Posted By kevins08

I literally just got done building one of these...

I literally just got done building one of these from the frame up to do exactly what you're describing with a dirt drop stem and nitto 55's. Light frame, gobs of tire clearance for an older mtb (im...
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