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10-14-21, 04:16 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 6,917
Posted By DMC707

LOL -- Done and Done ! Me too ! ...

LOL -- Done and Done ! Me too ! (actually these are in a rented space i have and are a few bikes that didnt make the cut for my "Bike Cave" feature wall )

...
10-14-21, 09:05 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 6,917
Posted By DMC707

Up[dates pics --- i spent a few hours cleaning up...

Up[dates pics --- i spent a few hours cleaning up my Bike Cave last night and trying to decide which bikes get their place on the wall . Fell asleep on the couch up there when the tasks were done...
10-12-21, 10:05 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,303
Posted By DMC707

Nice bike !

Nice bike !
10-12-21, 10:04 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,303
Posted By DMC707

Its a pain ! - LOL

Its a pain ! - LOL
10-12-21, 08:41 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 6,917
Posted By DMC707

I try to keep my areas pretty civilized. My...

I try to keep my areas pretty civilized. My designated theatre room has space fopr 4 bikes to line the walls -- only one is up in this pic but i can see the bike hanger in the distance for...
10-11-21, 09:13 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 272
Posted By DMC707

Suspension corrected rigid forks are readilly...

Suspension corrected rigid forks are readilly available

150mm cranks would likely be childrens bmx equipment if available at all
10-04-21, 07:57 AM
09-28-21, 07:40 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,435
Posted By DMC707

Cool! And thanks for the tip on Goody Bros....

Cool!

And thanks for the tip on Goody Bros. ! As i am in Oklahoma, and a frequent visitor to KS - they are not too far off the beaten path for me !
09-28-21, 05:12 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 4,431
Posted By DMC707

Hetchins?

Hetchins?
09-28-21, 05:09 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 4,431
Posted By DMC707

arghhhhh!!!! my eyes!!! my eyes!!!!

arghhhhh!!!! my eyes!!! my eyes!!!!
09-28-21, 07:28 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 792
Posted By DMC707

Jubilee long cage on my Competition ...

Jubilee long cage on my Competition

https://i.imgur.com/YPFXQQI.jpg
09-24-21, 08:38 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 3,840
Posted By DMC707

This is an old pic that i have shared before ,...

This is an old pic that i have shared before , but i am also in the camp that favors these old Raleighs for the type of use you are describing. Mine is a '75 Competition and it has loads of...
09-24-21, 08:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 406
Posted By DMC707

Rejuvenated Litespeed

Latest project completed. Sold my S Works Tarmac to fund a new mountain bike build but was missing having a "current" road bike. Although current is debatable - i know that this bike is on the...
09-23-21, 08:13 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,856
Posted By DMC707

Department Store Bike Assembly Fails (pic thread ?)

Was in a sporting goods store shopping for something else entirely when i spied the bicycle aisle and thought - "Why not take a look -- there might even be a beach cruiser there that would be...
Forum: BMX
09-17-21, 09:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 193
Posted By DMC707

After doing a pump track on my SE 29'er (a "Big...

After doing a pump track on my SE 29'er (a "Big Flyer" ) -- i was left desiring a 24" wheeled machine as well
09-15-21, 12:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 541
Posted By DMC707

8 speed and 1" threaded headset ----- id say...

8 speed and 1" threaded headset ----- id say youre in the right place
Replies: 7
Views: 371
Posted By DMC707

Others will ask for possible information about...

Others will ask for possible information about type of tubing and things , but the bike is worth $400 -- thats not a great "buy it and flip it" price, but thats a nice price for a rideable BAsso with...
09-01-21, 08:20 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 511
Posted By DMC707

LOL -- you guys' beat me to it :)

LOL -- you guys' beat me to it :)
08-31-21, 03:09 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,781
Posted By DMC707

Twin DeBErnardi's and a Colnago Super ...

Twin DeBErnardi's and a Colnago Super


https://i.imgur.com/sgk5WEf.jpg

https://i.imgur.com/siDBV1X.jpg

https://i.imgur.com/T5IMe7Y.jpg
08-31-21, 01:49 PM
Replies: 319
Views: 52,967
Posted By DMC707

Yes --- why in the world would somebody invest...

Yes --- why in the world would somebody invest thought, time , money , patience and finally leg power in such an arcane and obsolete material ?

(Oh wait - i just did it a couple of years ago -- i...
08-31-21, 10:23 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 892
Posted By DMC707

I use this mount for my iphone 12 Promax with...

I use this mount for my iphone 12 Promax with nary a problem. I see it wiggling a bit down there, but i think basically being a rubber mount keeps the vibrations down even if the phone does look...
08-30-21, 12:32 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 1,992
Posted By DMC707

Looks like a more modern compact type bar with a...

Looks like a more modern compact type bar with a flat transition from tops to hoods ! - i like it

I always use this old DeRosa as my example of an old bike made "current" also ---- i know most...
Replies: 4
Views: 527
Posted By DMC707

couldn't say anything on that , except ...

couldn't say anything on that , except

"People gonna be people " LOL
08-24-21, 09:31 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 585
Posted By DMC707

top tube sweat guard to protect it ...

top tube sweat guard to protect it


Amazon.com: ROCKBROS Bicycle Trainer Sweat Net Frame Guard Absorbs Sweat Black Red : Sports & Outdoors...
Replies: 14
Views: 1,537
Posted By DMC707

Ahhhhh, the obligatory non driveside shot we all...

Ahhhhh, the obligatory non driveside shot we all know and love
Replies: 4
Views: 527
Posted By DMC707

4 minute 4k glass ceiling is broken !

So so pumped for Ashton Lambie plus Christina Birch and the rest of his crew ! 3:59.930 !

What an incredible ride for this young fella
08-14-21, 10:47 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,250
Posted By DMC707

Sounds like you already have all the answers. ...

Sounds like you already have all the answers. So just do that
Replies: 6
Views: 416
Posted By DMC707

" No low ball offers - I know what i've got !!...

" No low ball offers - I know what i've got !! "
Replies: 13
Views: 700
Posted By DMC707

Ok. just curious myself as my 2 customs from...

Ok.

just curious myself as my 2 customs from a small framebuilder (who is actually 6'2" - LOL , so, not small ) have no markings except the logo
Replies: 19
Views: 909
Posted By DMC707

if you give the bike a deep clean, and purchase...

if you give the bike a deep clean, and purchase some tools to service the bottom bracket and headset at minimum, you might be surprised at how much better the bike will look

i know the populace...
Replies: 20
Views: 873
Posted By DMC707

Grail scale? 2nd tier Top tier...

Grail scale? 2nd tier Top tier would be DeRosa, Colnago, some Bianchi's and Pinarellos (probably a couple more )

2nd tier would be : Almost everything else
Replies: 20
Views: 873
Posted By DMC707

This bike is in a different solar system than the...

This bike is in a different solar system than the Miyata.

It looks like a fillet brazed frame and possibly EL-OS ? judging from the big tubes and oversize headset. That is a very nice...
07-16-21, 09:34 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,856
Posted By DMC707

Perhaps Cadillac Escalade decals would be a solid...

Perhaps Cadillac Escalade decals would be a solid upgrade
07-15-21, 11:22 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 2,977
Posted By DMC707

could be very exciting

could be very exciting
07-15-21, 08:19 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 2,977
Posted By DMC707

I like to start the day with a nice, double...

I like to start the day with a nice, double tapered, prizewinner

Extra points if you yell from the latrine - "You sank my battleship ! " for the delight of the wife and kids
07-14-21, 05:05 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,226
Posted By DMC707

Very few bikes get hammered in the same way a...

Very few bikes get hammered in the same way a track bike does. Small tracks have high g forces , standing start events put a lot of power through the crank, and short, fast sprint events put a strain...
Replies: 17
Views: 1,320
Posted By DMC707

catalog continued ...

catalog continued


https://i.imgur.com/1c7LrcN.jpg

https://i.imgur.com/0cGWUcf.jpg

https://i.imgur.com/eeFZzoa.jpg

https://i.imgur.com/cPatrZD.jpg
Replies: 17
Views: 1,320
Posted By DMC707

I have an Aelle equipped DB that was my first...

I have an Aelle equipped DB that was my first Italian bike --- my shop got the frameset new from Zar International in 1995 - built it up with a new take off Campy Mirage parts kit from a carbon Giant...
Replies: 11
Views: 882
Posted By DMC707

Ebay provides a handy benchmark for asking and...

Ebay provides a handy benchmark for asking and sold price of a lot of comparable items , bicycles included.

Im a claims adjuster - i do not want an Errors & Omissions lawsuit over under valuing or...
06-28-21, 07:05 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 5,146
Posted By DMC707

The dude looks like even more of a beast now (in...

The dude looks like even more of a beast now (in his mid 50's ) than he did back then
06-18-21, 07:33 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,212
Posted By DMC707

Looks nice !

Looks nice !
06-13-21, 01:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 643
Posted By DMC707

I looked up the bike's specs -- i wouldnt touch...

I looked up the bike's specs -- i wouldnt touch it until you break something -- If you really want to juice up the brakes, upsize the front to a 203mm rotor

Here's my old bike on top of the...
06-12-21, 09:01 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 970
Posted By DMC707

you could bump up to an 11 speed 11-46 then if...

you could bump up to an 11 speed 11-46 then if you really need some climbing gears.

Now that my memory is better, i converted my old 3x9 Santa Cruz 26,er to 1x10 with a Zee rear derailleur, Zee...
Replies: 13
Views: 856
Posted By DMC707

the shop owner is an idiot: That is wearing a ...

the shop owner is an idiot: That is wearing a 9 speed era rear derailleur and modernish Deore cranks. It looks like you have most of the parts, you just need a set of wheels. Shifters may...
06-11-21, 12:36 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 970
Posted By DMC707

if its a 26" bike, an 11 speed swap with a 11-42...

if its a 26" bike, an 11 speed swap with a 11-42 cassette would be a dramatic improvement -- not sure it would play nice with a small chainring granny setup though, but to eliminate confusion, you...
06-07-21, 06:15 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,318
Posted By DMC707

The bicycle is an entry level mountain bike from...

The bicycle is an entry level mountain bike from the mid 90,s. Id guess maybe $400 new. The Alivio components and steel handlebar give it away.

Nice looking lightweight aluminum frame, and...
Replies: 25
Views: 1,695
Posted By DMC707

Frame is junk. That is a color I would love...

Frame is junk. That is a color I would love to have though
05-25-21, 03:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 793
Posted By DMC707

Its basically the aluminum version of the Epic...

Its basically the aluminum version of the Epic hardtail ----- so yep. Cool bike. If my back would allow me to ride one again, id love to have one in the stable too
05-20-21, 08:28 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,469
Posted By DMC707

“ look out that window Larry! Do you see what...

“ look out that window Larry! Do you see what happens when you F a stranger in the A?”
05-07-21, 02:12 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,802
Posted By DMC707

That is a very solid advantage ! (LOL -...

That is a very solid advantage !

(LOL - Except that most of the current stuff is boost 12x148 spacing --- sheesh it never ends ) - a lot of the gravel bikes are using 12x142 though and 29'er...
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