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07-16-12, 10:08 PM
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Posted By knoregs

Dad 'n' I. Dad on the Serotta. Me on the Peugeot....

Dad 'n' I. Dad on the Serotta. Me on the Peugeot. I believe 1985. Sadly both bike are MIA.

~kn
07-16-12, 10:14 AM
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Posted By knoregs

Cool. :thumb: ~kn

Cool. :thumb:

~kn
07-14-12, 10:10 PM
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Posted By knoregs

:roflmao: ~kn

:roflmao:

~kn
07-14-12, 08:11 PM
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Posted By knoregs

Curious... What was the ridiculously low bid? ...

Curious... What was the ridiculously low bid?

~kn
06-15-11, 06:39 PM
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Views: 1,439
Posted By knoregs

It was a bit tight. The 7 speed freewheel was 3mm...

It was a bit tight. The 7 speed freewheel was 3mm wider and I couldn't adjust the rear derailleur to use the 14t cog. It also looked like the chain might rub on the stay although I didn't manually...
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Posted By knoregs

I had a '92 R600. A jet black/purple fizz fade...

I had a '92 R600. A jet black/purple fizz fade job. Actually I still have it except I got hit by a Cadillac while riding it so it's FUBAR. All the Shimano components have been saved and are awaiting...
06-13-11, 08:01 PM
06-09-11, 10:37 PM
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Views: 3,944
Posted By knoregs

The melting point of the aluminum seat post is...

The melting point of the aluminum seat post is much lower than the melting point of the steel seat tube. Can't you just torch it up to 1200 or so degrees Fahrenheit and watch the aluminum post...
06-09-11, 08:45 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,387
Posted By knoregs

He's referring to a sealed cartridge bottom...

He's referring to a sealed cartridge bottom bracket. Kind of a maintenance free bottom bracket. Just install it and not worry about it for like 10,000 plus miles. Not necessarily better but if you...
06-09-11, 03:31 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,555
Posted By knoregs

Exactly. :thumb: ~kn

Exactly. :thumb:

~kn
06-09-11, 03:24 PM
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Views: 2,387
Posted By knoregs

The C wrench will probably fail on that lockring...

The C wrench will probably fail on that lockring and you'll end up resorting to hammer and screwdriver anyway. Don't worry about 'marring' a lockring. An identical replacement would only be a few...
06-09-11, 11:32 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,387
Posted By knoregs

Think of all the fun you'll have with the bottom...

Think of all the fun you'll have with the bottom bracket once you get the cranks off. ;)

~kn
06-09-11, 10:54 AM
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Views: 2,555
Posted By knoregs

:roflmao2: ~kn

:roflmao2:

~kn
06-09-11, 10:16 AM
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Views: 2,555
Posted By knoregs

You don't necessarily have to be ready to go grab...

You don't necessarily have to be ready to go grab the bike on a moments notice but being one of the first few responders to the ad couldn't hurt. When I sell a bike on CL I contact people in order....
06-09-11, 09:06 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,387
Posted By knoregs

A crank puller is like $12 or so. Not expensive....

A crank puller is like $12 or so. Not expensive. The crank bolts you refer to have to come out before threading on the crank puller. They are either 14mm or 15mm. It's the 15mm's that make it...
06-08-11, 07:24 PM
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Views: 812
Posted By knoregs

In the meantime couldn't you use a syringe to...

In the meantime couldn't you use a syringe to inject some Phil grease into the bearings?

Collin... If you are running a list for the adapters, add me to it please.

~kn
06-08-11, 07:06 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,387
Posted By knoregs

+1 Remove all components. Get those cranks off...

+1 Remove all components. Get those cranks off before the rings get ruined. Same with the rear derailleur. The 'hanger' the rear derailleur is bolted into is easily bent. You'll need a crank puller...
06-08-11, 02:10 PM
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Posted By knoregs

:lol: Dude should just take it to a bar and walk...

:lol: Dude should just take it to a bar and walk out with cash. Not sure about NYC but I know bars here in VT that would have no problem with unopened bottles.

~kn
06-08-11, 02:02 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 11,109
Posted By knoregs

Looks better in person. There's not...

Looks better in person.



There's not much clearance in the rear. I'm running 27x1" and there's not a whole lot of room left over. Really don't think I could fit a 1-1/4" in there. Stock was...
06-07-11, 08:34 PM
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Views: 638
Posted By knoregs

You should change your nick from gearbasher to...

You should change your nick from gearbasher to rimcracker or spokepopper and then add a little notch or mark in your signature every time you trash a wheel. Then you wont feel so bad.

~kn
06-07-11, 08:09 PM
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Posted By knoregs

Wow... Errr... Just, damnnn. ~kn

Wow... Errr... Just, damnnn.

~kn
06-07-11, 07:57 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 11,109
Posted By knoregs

It's a 1987. Did a little writeup on it in...

It's a 1987. Did a little writeup on it in another thread. http://www.bikeforums.net/showthread.php/741172-Banana-Cannondale

Did you see my last post in the 'Superior' thread? I got my order...
06-07-11, 07:30 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 11,109
Posted By knoregs

Just put my 23" Banana ST400 on CL. It does ride...

Just put my 23" Banana ST400 on CL. It does ride nice though.

http://img5.imageshack.us/img5/4098/cimg0502k.jpg

~kn
06-07-11, 10:31 AM
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Views: 571
Posted By knoregs

For selection and price Niagara is great but if...

For selection and price Niagara is great but if you need it quick try someone else. I usually get my stuff from them in 7-10 days, most of which is 'processing' time.

The Jagwire 5mm housing in...
06-07-11, 10:14 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 933
Posted By knoregs

Just did some quick math and figure my helmet has...

Just did some quick math and figure my helmet has about 3000 hours on it. Or rather on me. Probably couldn't hurt to replace it. I've actually been meaning to for a few years. Every time it gets hot...
06-06-11, 06:59 PM
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Posted By knoregs

You mean to tell me it's about comfort. All along...

You mean to tell me it's about comfort. All along I thought it was how they looked.

~kn
06-06-11, 10:20 AM
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Posted By knoregs

All my tubulars can go at least 170psi but I've...

All my tubulars can go at least 170psi but I've never attempted to get 'em there. I supposed for indoors track riding you might want some really high pressure. Yeah I would think that anything over...
06-06-11, 10:10 AM
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Views: 11,109
Posted By knoregs

I just flipped through the '85 catalog and it...

I just flipped through the '85 catalog and it seems that yes, the only difference is the components. Haven't checked on later years. In fact the only difference between the SR500 and SR600 in 1985 is...
06-05-11, 09:08 PM
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Posted By knoregs

That had to be a pretty good feeling... something...

That had to be a pretty good feeling... something working as advertised so to speak. I remember the first really fussy fixed cup that I removed with Sheldon's DIY hardware store special tool made of...
06-05-11, 09:00 PM
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Views: 3,466
Posted By knoregs

You have a need to go to 170psi? ~kn

You have a need to go to 170psi?

~kn
06-05-11, 08:46 PM
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Views: 9,015
Posted By knoregs

I've used the TUFO brand sealant on my TUFO tires...

I've used the TUFO brand sealant on my TUFO tires in the past with great success. The yellow label not the orange label. Absolutely has done everything advertised. It'll seal small tears up to 1/8"...
06-05-11, 07:42 PM
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Posted By knoregs

Very Nice! ~kn

Very Nice!

~kn
06-05-11, 06:57 PM
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Views: 705
Posted By knoregs

Banana Cannondale

1987 Cannondale ST400

Came to me 100% original but in a neglected state. I'm pretty sure that the chain was lubed with feces so it got removed with gloves and discarded. I didn't even bother with...
06-05-11, 01:40 AM
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Posted By knoregs

Very cool. A 3000 mile bike score. ~kn

Very cool. A 3000 mile bike score.

~kn
06-04-11, 04:27 PM
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Views: 2,110
Posted By knoregs

:bang: ~kn

:bang:

~kn
06-04-11, 04:04 PM
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Views: 2,110
Posted By knoregs

And is it Sue-Perb or Super-Bee? ~kn

And is it Sue-Perb or Super-Bee?

~kn
06-04-11, 11:17 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,016
Posted By knoregs

User DKop3 might be able to check it out for you....

User DKop3 might be able to check it out for you. He posted in the 'facilitators' thread....
06-03-11, 11:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 525
Posted By knoregs

If you're planning on giving it a go on your own,...

If you're planning on giving it a go on your own, read this article... http://www.parktool.com/blog/repair-help/dropout-alignment-ffg-2

~kn
06-03-11, 11:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,016
Posted By knoregs

It would be nice if the seller had some high rez...

It would be nice if the seller had some high rez shots to look at. The scaled down CL attachments make it look like a bad rattlecan job. A Joe Bell paint job costs more than the asking price.

~kn
06-03-11, 08:43 PM
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Posted By knoregs

Riding to the ride not an option? ~kn

Riding to the ride not an option?

~kn
06-03-11, 08:28 PM
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Views: 2,121
Posted By knoregs

Like these?...

Like these? http://store.velo-orange.com/index.php/accessories/fenders/fender-hardware/p-clamps-for-fender-attachment.html

~kn
06-03-11, 08:21 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,026
Posted By knoregs

In the article Sheldon reports snapping a 1/2...

In the article Sheldon reports snapping a 1/2 inch bolt so he upgraded to a 5/8 bolt. That's an affordable upgrade. :lol:

~kn
06-03-11, 08:10 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,026
Posted By knoregs

I'm batting 1,000 on seemingly stuck fixed cups....

I'm batting 1,000 on seemingly stuck fixed cups. PB Blaster the heck out of it from the inside so that it penetrates into the threads, tapping on the cup with a tool helps vibrate it in. WAIT a day....
06-03-11, 07:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 636
Posted By knoregs

I've got '85 SunTour Cyclone shifters on a...

I've got '85 SunTour Cyclone shifters on a Cannondale. Not sure how similar/different they are. If this doesn't get resolved I'll pull one apart and report back.

~kn
06-02-11, 07:19 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 771
Posted By knoregs

Fred Flintstone'n :lol: ~kn

Fred Flintstone'n :lol:

~kn
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Views: 3,066
Posted By knoregs

I got my '85 SR500 for $29. It was just a pile of...

I got my '85 SR500 for $29. It was just a pile of parts. I put about $70 into rehabbing it. I plan on putting it up for $250 but not so sure I'll get that. If I get $175-$200 I'd be okay with that.
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06-01-11, 09:00 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 1,808
Posted By knoregs

Wonder what the responses would be like if this...

Wonder what the responses would be like if this question was asked in the Road forum. I suppose I could search because I'm sure it has been... but nah.

I don't listen to music while riding. It...
06-01-11, 12:33 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,428
Posted By knoregs

Wow. That's some introduction to C&V. Me thinks...

Wow. That's some introduction to C&V. Me thinks he's now a 'lifer' with that score.

~kn
05-31-11, 08:47 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 8,390
Posted By knoregs

You've spurred me into action. I just placed an...

You've spurred me into action. I just placed an order for some goodies for my Superior...

Brooks saddle... Mandarin Orange :lol:
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