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08-28-20, 01:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 205
Posted By Ex Pres

I'm the masher at 4mph / 50rpm, even without an...

I'm the masher at 4mph / 50rpm, even without an extra load :)
08-13-20, 10:40 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 559
Posted By Ex Pres

I have a set of Protons and they've been...

I have a set of Protons and they've been trouble-free. BUT, it can be interesting removing and replacing some brands of tires. You might want to check this before you get out on the road and have a...
08-07-20, 01:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 679
Posted By Ex Pres

Is this a Huret rear where we have to worry about...

Is this a Huret rear where we have to worry about which adapter to use to fit alternative manufacturer's dropouts?
Or just standard Campy?
08-04-20, 09:47 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 375
Posted By Ex Pres

Need 10 posts to post pics. You're at 1

Need 10 posts to post pics. You're at 1
07-29-20, 07:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 534
Posted By Ex Pres

Italvega Nuovo Record

mech986 wanted some pictures and details [in another thread], and I had never taken any, so this is my excuse to finally take & post a couple.
AFAIK, I'm the third owner. The second owner sold me...
07-28-20, 06:48 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,734
Posted By Ex Pres

I'm going to have to inspect it, not only its...

I'm going to have to inspect it, not only its mark but check with a caliper. I just don't recall having a 27.0 Record seatpost in the parts bin to build [bought as frame] mine up.
EDIT: too many...
07-27-20, 09:35 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 878
Posted By Ex Pres

Did autocorrect get you? I've heard of [and...

Did autocorrect get you? I've heard of [and owned a] Silstar, but not Silver
07-24-20, 06:56 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,501
Posted By Ex Pres

I own one of these, and built it up as a gravel...

I own one of these, and built it up as a gravel bike.
It really only clears 35 in the rear, though. I tried 38s, need them here, but no mud clearance. Any frame guys out there that would like to do...
07-23-20, 06:45 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 650
Posted By Ex Pres

I bought an Interclub new back late '72- early...

I bought an Interclub new back late '72- early '73 as my first 10 speed.
Yes, they were factory equipped with sew-ups, if you wanted them. But many, like mine, were sold to buyers that didn't...
06-24-20, 07:27 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 904
Posted By Ex Pres

I used beldecal waterslide paper, but they seem...

I used beldecal waterslide paper, but they seem to be gone now.
Waterslide is very thin, and needs to be covered in clear. Vinyl is not as thin, but can be applied on top.
The one choice [at least...
06-07-20, 10:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 388
Posted By Ex Pres

you can search for Jim McVey STI Shifter Repair...

you can search for Jim McVey STI Shifter Repair on FB
06-02-20, 10:36 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,982
Posted By Ex Pres

https://live.staticflickr.com/8435/7891202624_bfb4...

https://live.staticflickr.com/8435/7891202624_bfb4c43aa5_h.jpg


Sorry, can't help you with the wheels.
But I do have a corncob freewheel (though not Campy)
Never seen that chainring in the...
05-20-20, 08:35 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,798
Posted By Ex Pres

Made with my home printer on "decal stock". Back...

Made with my home printer on "decal stock". Back in the days before it was easy to find decals for the DIY'r.
Fortunately I did have some good jpegs to work from - no vector file to have to play...
05-08-20, 10:38 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 797
Posted By Ex Pres

I stayed out of this, as I had not seen the frame...

I stayed out of this, as I had not seen the frame prior to repaint - but happy to see all turned out well.
What I did find a little ironic - the paint scheme on the frame for sale was what I...
02-26-20, 08:22 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,310
Posted By Ex Pres

There are two co-ops in Birmingham you might want...

There are two co-ops in Birmingham you might want to check out. I don't know a lot about them other than I've dropped stuff off there before. Redemptive Cycles and Bici Coop.
02-21-20, 04:30 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 970
Posted By Ex Pres

I had a Thule 2-bike roof rack on my Passat. ...

I had a Thule 2-bike roof rack on my Passat. What bugged me more than anything was losing about 10% gas mileage - even empty (bikes didn't affect it much extra). I had the wind deflector - maybe...
02-18-20, 08:37 PM
Replies: 3,152
Views: 276,917
Posted By Ex Pres

Cinelli did make 22.0 stems, but I'm not sure...

Cinelli did make 22.0 stems, but I'm not sure about black. Cinelli marked these 22s with a small countersink on the back side just above the slot.
02-17-20, 09:01 AM
Replies: 144
Views: 10,664
Posted By Ex Pres

Here's one from back in the day before decal...

Here's one from back in the day before decal makers would sell to the "public", and I had no way to print on foil, so homemade on my home printer....
01-27-20, 03:40 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 863
Posted By Ex Pres

notoriety /ˌnōdəˈrīədē/ noun the...

notoriety
/ˌnōdəˈrīədē/

noun

the state of being famous or well known for some bad quality or deed.
01-23-20, 10:40 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 814
Posted By Ex Pres

Sachs 8s Ergo

Sachs 8s Ergo
12-09-19, 09:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 582
Posted By Ex Pres

Bike Boom = you were going to buy anyway, and...

Bike Boom = you were going to buy anyway, and quickly. Why jam up the sales cycle? The next buyer was standing behind you.
12-09-19, 09:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 480
Posted By Ex Pres

Yep, worthless now, but someone 50 years from now...

Yep, worthless now, but someone 50 years from now will need them for an exorbitant price.
10-24-19, 08:37 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,128
Posted By Ex Pres

Have you filed for his Social Security yet? ...

Have you filed for his Social Security yet?






And I've seen that seatpost modification before - it's not that unusual.
10-12-19, 06:14 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,600
Posted By Ex Pres

e-bike for e-racing

e-bike for e-racing
09-27-19, 02:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,390
Posted By Ex Pres

Any idea on the tubing used?

Any idea on the tubing used?
07-10-19, 11:39 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,944
Posted By Ex Pres

Honda/Schwinn Prelude

Honda/Schwinn Prelude
06-25-19, 10:02 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,684
Posted By Ex Pres

And no one asked to see the rest of the frame?

And no one asked to see the rest of the frame?
06-20-19, 12:23 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,084
Posted By Ex Pres

HaHa, thanks for the plug. :) But I also have a...

HaHa, thanks for the plug. :) But I also have a set of 8s DA STI with about the same patina as the frame, if the OP is interested. (plus other 740x DA bits)
06-20-19, 11:31 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 14,712
Posted By Ex Pres

Sounds pretty high on the list. Must mean trash...

Sounds pretty high on the list. Must mean trash the whole di2 and get a real man's system.
06-19-19, 03:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,075
Posted By Ex Pres

Wonder why Minoura quit making the double. They...

Wonder why Minoura quit making the double. They still do have the single, which is pretty cool mod'ed by top506.
I looked for the double for a while, but quit searching.
06-08-19, 08:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 524
Posted By Ex Pres

Road are the Shimano road standard 130mm

Road are the Shimano road standard 130mm
05-13-19, 03:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 549
Posted By Ex Pres

The couple times I've had to worry about this -...

The couple times I've had to worry about this - if the nut tightens, I was OK. If the nut would just "spin" where it needed to tighten - then obviously it was not going to work, AND I was screwing...
04-28-18, 06:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,498
Posted By Ex Pres

I have a 74 Italvega Nuovo Record. 4 digit SN...

I have a 74 Italvega Nuovo Record. 4 digit SN begins with a 5, orig rcpt from July, so a 6xxx should be a later '74. Mine has a welded BB, ground the weld down when I repainted. Mine is 3 tubes...
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