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02-19-21, 07:54 PM
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Posted By clubman

My 1st real paycheck in quite awhile.

My 1st real paycheck in quite awhile.
02-06-21, 12:31 PM
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Posted By nlerner

I got out for a morning ride ahead of another...

I got out for a morning ride ahead of another snowstorm tomorrow. It was a bit over freezing and felt balmy!
...
02-05-21, 07:06 PM
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Posted By northbend

I finally got out on a shakedown ride after...

I finally got out on a shakedown ride after installing a new set of fenders.
https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50913334947_0ae2690161_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2kz39FM)Front fender detail...
02-03-21, 04:46 PM
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Posted By smontanaro

I just put studded winter tires on my Super Sport...

I just put studded winter tires on my Super Sport and took it out for a short shakedown ride today. Here's a quick shot at Lighthouse Beach in Evanston. Kind of hard to get the bike well lit....
01-31-21, 06:22 PM
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Views: 827
Posted By trailangel

Be truthful about what you keep the sheep in the...

Be truthful about what you keep the sheep in the backyard for.
01-31-21, 03:11 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 827
Posted By jon c.

Can you get those at WalMart now?

Can you get those at WalMart now?
01-31-21, 02:38 PM
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Posted By martl

I happen to think the organic sheep wool rags...

I happen to think the organic sheep wool rags from Rapha are superior.
01-31-21, 01:16 PM
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Views: 827
Posted By big chainring

Get my rags from Rivendell. Finest Egyptian...

Get my rags from Rivendell. Finest Egyptian cotton, hand woven on centuries old looms by centuries old Egyptians.
01-31-21, 11:16 AM
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Posted By nlerner

Got out for 20 chilly miles today, which is all...

Got out for 20 chilly miles today, which is all my toes could take at about 16F. Bright and sunny with very little wind made it quite pleasant:
...
01-31-21, 09:55 AM
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Posted By ExPatTyke

Short ride today. I went out on the bike...

Short ride today. I went out on the bike yesterday to meet my wife when she finished work, as I thought my route would give 500 miles for the month. I checked Strava as I got to her car, and it...
01-30-21, 04:30 PM
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Posted By Sir_Name

Nice sunny and chilly one today. The biggie apart...

Nice sunny and chilly one today. The biggie apart from getting out there was to grab more alpaca wool socks and some heavy duty over shoes. It worked out, and quite well at that!
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01-29-21, 12:38 PM
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Posted By rustystrings61

I just realized I haven't posted this bike to...

I just realized I haven't posted this bike to this thread! 1973 Raleigh Competition Mk. II running 44/42T chainrings with a 17/19T Surly Dingle for a 70-in fixed gear for pavement and a 60-in fixed...
01-28-21, 08:01 PM
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Posted By djkashuba

First good rain of the season has the water falls...

First good rain of the season has the water falls going.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50885524978_b1dd131117_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2kwzBKy)
Caz Fall (https://flic.kr/p/2kwzBKy) by...
01-28-21, 08:48 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,064
Posted By rootboy

Didn't know his left from his right, except by...

Didn't know his left from his right, except by feel.
01-28-21, 05:59 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,064
Posted By Prowler

. That's easy. Enables you to tie down the...

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That's easy. Enables you to tie down the lever to keep the FD from popping onto the big ring in "the heat of battle". I use a Velcro strap.
01-27-21, 10:09 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,064
Posted By orcas island

Itís really a very random bunch of holes drilled...

Itís really a very random bunch of holes drilled into things. I know; itís kind of funny, actually. Really; whatís up with doing one lever and not the other?!? :roflmao2:
Maybe someone ran out of...
01-27-21, 09:02 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,064
Posted By thook

hahaha.... and, the bit got dull

hahaha....

and, the bit got dull
01-27-21, 08:59 PM
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Views: 1,064
Posted By cudak888

"Got tired after the RD." -Kurt

"Got tired after the RD."

-Kurt
01-27-21, 08:54 PM
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Views: 1,064
Posted By thook

a quickly abandoned attempt at drillium

a quickly abandoned attempt at drillium
01-26-21, 12:25 PM
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Posted By fishboy316

Have had this bike for a while. Really Love it....

Have had this bike for a while. Really Love it. She was a mess when I got her. 69 professional. PO must have had her chromed. Will post the rest of the girls later....
01-24-21, 10:07 AM
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Views: 6,654
Posted By gugie

Yes

Yes
01-24-21, 02:58 AM
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Posted By P!N20

The box thread:...

The box thread: https://www.bikeforums.net/classic-vintage/1201705-seller-refuses-open-box.html

SNAFU: Situation normal; all ****ed up.

Campagnolo: my bike looks amazing.

Shimano: my bike...
01-23-21, 09:51 PM
Replies: 197
Views: 6,654
Posted By merziac

Couple more probably not just ours. Fred =...

Couple more probably not just ours.

Fred = me
Ludite = me too.

;)

https://www.welovecycling.com/wide/2018/06/06/cycling-typology-are-you-guilty-of-being-a-doris-or-a-fred/
01-18-21, 11:28 AM
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Posted By USAZorro

Oh what a door has been opened with this thread. ...

Oh what a door has been opened with this thread. :roflmao2:

Here are some of the Raleighs... I have several other bicycles from other makers also.

...
01-16-21, 07:22 PM
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Posted By Drillium Dude

A bit nippier than my last couple rides, but you...

A bit nippier than my last couple rides, but you forget about it when you get into a good discussion with your riding mate/best pal. A good day on the Sammamish River Trail with Jacob:
...
01-16-21, 04:45 PM
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Posted By BFisher

Hit 40įF today, and no rain. Felt great to get a...

Hit 40įF today, and no rain. Felt great to get a ride in on this.
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01-14-21, 08:14 PM
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Posted By northbend

Lot's of detours this morning on my ride down to...

Lot's of detours this morning on my ride down to Carnation in the lower valley. We've had alot of rain lately...
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01-11-21, 06:08 PM
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Views: 2,151
Posted By GranSport70

I have TWO 1968 Grand Sport, (Gran Sport),...

I have TWO 1968 Grand Sport, (Gran Sport), Raleigh Bikes. One of each decal color scheme as you described.

The first, which I purchased in 1971, is Chromed with the Coffee and Green Trim, the last...
01-11-21, 02:34 PM
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Posted By Wildwood

The ole PNW winter atmospheric river arrived

Lots of wet days, but yesterday saw only occasional mist on Cougar Mt. So rather than slop up a bike on a proper ride. I pumped tires and took these 5 for 2-3mi each. And met the delivery guy who...
01-10-21, 04:45 PM
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Posted By zukahn1

Took a nice short fresh snow ride about 10miles...

Took a nice short fresh snow ride about 10miles total near home.

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01-09-21, 07:30 PM
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Posted By abshipp

First outdoor ride of the year. Roads are a bit...

First outdoor ride of the year. Roads are a bit sketchy in spots but a nice excuse to take things slow :)

New bar tape and bar end shifters, too!
...
01-08-21, 08:42 PM
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Posted By obrentharris

Today was shakedown day for my Allegro project...

Today was shakedown day for my Allegro project (https://www.bikeforums.net/classic-vintage/1219062-allegro-character.html).
28 miles of dramatic skies, 1,200' of climbing. Such a beautiful day it...
01-08-21, 03:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 459
Posted By thook

check the underside of the box top.....grand...

check the underside of the box top.....grand rappel

https://www.facebook.com/grandrappel/
01-08-21, 01:04 PM
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Posted By SurferRosa

Good thing your middle name isn't Sam.

Good thing your middle name isn't Sam.
01-07-21, 10:28 AM
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Posted By northbend

I have mixed feelings about posting about my ride...

I have mixed feelings about posting about my ride on Wednesday.
Heck with it all, find your peace in this world. Being outside helps settle me.
Take care,
...
01-01-21, 04:53 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,367
Posted By Helderberg

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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This is what I had, stock not counting the uprights or the stem, that came on the...
12-28-20, 09:27 PM
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Views: 1,367
Posted By obrentharris

Good to listen to your body! Too many...

Good to listen to your body! Too many one-size-fits-all solutions offered out there.
My own peculiar example: I can no longer ride flat bars. I've been riding mountain bikes with flat bars for over...
12-28-20, 05:10 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 3,479
Posted By JacobLee

Iíve spent a hundred or so very pleasurable miles...

Iíve spent a hundred or so very pleasurable miles on my redone 72 Super Course, and I thought Iíd share some of the details.
...
12-28-20, 01:39 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,342
Posted By UCantTouchThis

Couple of my favorite jerseys and t shirts that I...

Couple of my favorite jerseys and t shirts that I have. :D

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12-27-20, 06:50 PM
Replies: 16,761
Views: 1,779,638
Posted By JacobLee

Got the totem pole, the bike, and the snowy peak...

Got the totem pole, the bike, and the snowy peak in there, but I couldnít fit the almost-full moon.
...
12-27-20, 02:48 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,367
Posted By Helderberg

Found a better way.

I have been finding it difficult lately to feel comfortable on either of my bikes. Some saddle issues but mostly my knees, back and shoulders. At one point I have entertained possibly accepting my...
12-26-20, 07:04 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 6,874
Posted By northbend

BEFORE THE WHEELS CAME OFF 2020 gugie ...

BEFORE THE WHEELS CAME OFF 2020 gugie Holiday-76 Spaghetti Legs nlerner and Soup_Please were blissfully ignorant meeting up down in Arizona in February that this would be the last 'normal' ride...
12-25-20, 11:41 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,342
Posted By rsbob

Since I have a few degrees in this discipline and...

Since I have a few degrees in this discipline and ride a bike, this is totally appropriate

...
Forum: Commuting
12-25-20, 05:17 PM
Replies: 15,431
Views: 11,483,798
Posted By Korina

Holey carp that's a gorgeous pic. May I ask, what...

Holey carp that's a gorgeous pic. May I ask, what make is it?
12-25-20, 03:56 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,034
Posted By momoman

I bought 1 to give and 1 to keep. One of my...

I bought 1 to give and 1 to keep. One of my cycling buddies and I are into coffee for one of our other hobbies. It just arrived yesterday so I put it under the tree for my gift to myself.

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12-25-20, 11:25 AM
Replies: 16,761
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Posted By scratchpaddy

It's sad to not be with family right now, but I...

It's sad to not be with family right now, but I made the best of the morning and went out on the very, very quiet streets. Cloud cover kept the city from cooling down much last night, and it was 50į...
12-22-20, 12:37 PM
Replies: 16,761
Views: 1,779,638
Posted By nlerner

First ride since the big snowstorm last week....

First ride since the big snowstorm last week. Roads were okay, but I would have liked more bike lane exposed. Temps near 40, so threat of black ice was abated.
...
12-21-20, 11:08 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 6,874
Posted By Brad L

I completed the restoration of my 1971 PX-10. ...

I completed the restoration of my 1971 PX-10.

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12-21-20, 10:32 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 6,874
Posted By daka

2020 is a year which we are looking to put behind...

2020 is a year which we are looking to put behind us but. speaking personally, it has not been all bad. I have never before ridden so much with my wife, since neither of us has much else to do....
12-19-20, 09:48 PM
Replies: 700
Views: 60,928
Posted By wschellen

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