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04-22-21, 10:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 312
Posted By PapaGanoosh

Thanks, the explanation about aluminum headset vs...

Thanks, the explanation about aluminum headset vs steel fork makes a lot of sense vs a lot of people warning not to switch from one to the other.

Just curious on everyone's thoughts on the state...
04-22-21, 09:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 612
Posted By PapaGanoosh

So I've soaked the headset in mineral spirits for...

So I've soaked the headset in mineral spirits for a good week now and finally had the chance to clean it up. Additional photos below with a full photo set on imgur. The top part after spinning them...
04-13-21, 11:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 312
Posted By PapaGanoosh

Shimano 105 Headset Threading and Swapping English / Italian Headsets

I have a vintage Pinarello Montello that I presume is italian threaded (bottom bracket measures 70mm and I assume that if bottom bracket is italian the fork threading would be italian as well). It...
04-08-21, 09:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 612
Posted By PapaGanoosh

Much appreciated for the response. Just for my...

Much appreciated for the response. Just for my own knowledge, how can you tell there is beginning on brinelling / indexing. What exactly am I looking for?
04-07-21, 11:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 612
Posted By PapaGanoosh

Threaded Campy Headset Condition Second Opinion

I was removing a campagnolo headset from a donor bike to install on another vintage bike that I had and after removing it I'm not sure if the condition is that great. To me it looks ok - really just...
02-18-21, 11:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 374
Posted By PapaGanoosh

Can out of round wheel effect tire seating?

I bought a used set of carbon clinchers tested them out after installing some tires. The front of my bike felt as if it was moving up and down as if I were riding a square wheel to exaggerate things....
05-06-20, 04:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 691
Posted By PapaGanoosh

Appreciate all the info guys. I took a look at...

Appreciate all the info guys. I took a look at the valve and it doesn't have the the flats around the threading which is common for removable valve cores. I did some research on the tires (Vittoria...
05-05-20, 01:12 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 691
Posted By PapaGanoosh

Vintage Tubular Clogged Valve

I was given a set of nice vintage tubular wheels with shimano 600 hubs which I plan to use for a beater bike build. I tried to pump the wheels and to my surprise after inflating one and letting some...
03-14-20, 03:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 709
Posted By PapaGanoosh

Thanks all for the responses. General consensus...

Thanks all for the responses. General consensus appears that it won't be huge issue. I'll need to look into how to actually take out the dents if possible. Read that you can potentially pound out the...
03-13-20, 10:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 709
Posted By PapaGanoosh

Any ideas on which model celeste Bianchi? Dent in downtube an issue?

Just bought a celeste Bianchi frame as I have a shimano 600 tricolour group I wanted to put together for a bike that I can not be too worried about. Always wanted a celeste Bianchi and I was lucky...
06-05-19, 11:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 587
Posted By PapaGanoosh

Shimano ST-6510 Screw Replacement?

I had a bit of a spill on my bike and the name plate cracked but at the same time damaged one of the screws (https://i.imgur.com/3cwciyw.jpg). Does anyone know where you can find screw replacements...
08-12-17, 05:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,381
Posted By PapaGanoosh

Great, so it sounds like the answer is as long as...

Great, so it sounds like the answer is as long as it fits the cage it doesn't matter the brand of pulley? Have you replaced your Sachs Rival pulleys and could point me to one that works?

Also, how...
08-11-17, 09:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,381
Posted By PapaGanoosh

Will campy or Shimano pulleys work for sachs huret rival 7000 rear derailleur?

Bought a pinarello montello couple months ago with an interesting groupset on it;sachs huret rival 7000 and new success levers. I just noticed that the rear derailleur pulley is pretty worn out. Any...
07-10-17, 10:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 800
Posted By PapaGanoosh

Loose Rivnut & Angle Grinder on Alu Frame - Bad Combo?

I have a loose rivnut with a bolt still in it (on a 2004 Cannondale aluminum frame) and every method I've tried can't seem to get it out. I've tried lodging flathead screw drivers and diagonal pliers...
09-23-14, 11:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 824
Posted By PapaGanoosh

Too much tire sealant?

I recently got a hold of some old tubulars wheels, however one of the tubulars seem to be filled with a white gooey substance and when I try to pump it up it won't fill with air. These are presta...
06-25-14, 12:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 790
Posted By PapaGanoosh

Tektro brake lever bar clamp spread wider than stock diameter

I bought a pair of used brake levers. The original bar clamp diameter is 22.2mm I believe but the one I bought seems to have been widened by the owner to about a 25-26mm clamp diameter. Are these...
06-14-14, 11:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 872
Posted By PapaGanoosh

Thanks. I just wasn't sure whether they are 27"...

Thanks. I just wasn't sure whether they are 27" or 700c and I don't have any lying around. I'll find some 700s and give them a try.

Your correct that the skewers are not campy.
06-14-14, 08:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 872
Posted By PapaGanoosh

Bump

Bump
06-12-14, 11:01 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 872
Posted By PapaGanoosh

Tire Size for these tubular tires?

I was given an old bianchi sport converted to a single speed a couple days ago by a very nice gentleman.

The bike came with some mismatched tubular wheels. If anyone could ID the hubs that would...
Replies: 6
Views: 1,409
Posted By PapaGanoosh

Just did a quick search and apparently it's a...

Just did a quick search and apparently it's a trek rocket boy saddle. One sold in feburary for $25 on eBay.
05-21-14, 02:00 PM
Replies: 1,447
Views: 177,796
Posted By PapaGanoosh

Thanks Kevin. Dust caps arrived today. Still...

Thanks Kevin. Dust caps arrived today. Still gathering the parts and the time to put this build together but here's a sneak peak ;) (not the exact dust caps for the model cranks but looks fine...
05-10-14, 12:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,851
Posted By PapaGanoosh

Modolo quill stem quality?

I was thinking of purchasing a modolo quill stem since I wanted a black quill stem for one of my bikes.

Found one locally that looks like this but I was wondering about the quality...
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Replies: 9
Views: 962
Posted By PapaGanoosh

yeah I probably agree with you. I wouldn't buy it...

yeah I probably agree with you. I wouldn't buy it to flip but I may be able to use some of its parts for another bike (hopefully the brifters work) and if this was a sr model that would be a plus and...
Replies: 9
Views: 962
Posted By PapaGanoosh

Rusty ol cannnondale. Touring or sr model? Worth the restoration?

Was wondering if I could get a valuation on this cannondale(not mine, found on a local craigslist). Fork looks like its rusted. Is this a touring model or one of the sr models? I'm thinking touring...
04-20-14, 01:20 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 19,574
Posted By PapaGanoosh

Glad you found your grail frame chombi. The frame...

Glad you found your grail frame chombi. The frame looks stunning. I love the peugeot stripes (is there a specific name for them)? Thats quite the groupset you collected there as well. Looking forward...
04-06-14, 03:51 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,095
Posted By PapaGanoosh

Just wondering, but is there some kind of story...

Just wondering, but is there some kind of story as how you came across this bike? Owner doesn't sound like someone who would sell on craigslist lol
04-04-14, 10:22 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,802
Posted By PapaGanoosh

Sixty fiver, that was a nice pic until I realized...

Sixty fiver, that was a nice pic until I realized there was a man hanging from the tree...
04-04-14, 06:03 PM
Replies: 61,495
Views: 9,276,913
Posted By PapaGanoosh

This potentially looks like a really good deal...

This potentially looks like a really good deal but still quite new to the world of vintage bikes. I am aware that f. moser bikes can command a fairly high price though...but not too knowledgeable as...
03-29-14, 09:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,785
Posted By PapaGanoosh

Here is the pics of the dust caps. I think this...

Here is the pics of the dust caps. I think this is what you re referring to. It looks the same on both sides.

http://i.imgur.com/delh6Fl.jpg
03-29-14, 09:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,785
Posted By PapaGanoosh

Thanks for all the help everyone and I could...

Thanks for all the help everyone and I could definitely get more pics. Which angles did you want them from? I was thinking they may have been chorus after a look at some pics but I guess your latter...
03-29-14, 08:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,785
Posted By PapaGanoosh

Which model campy hubs are these?

Just picked up this front campy hub along with some dura ace 7400 levers for $20 total. Anyone have any idea what model/year hubs these may be?

http://i.imgur.com/k5S0O8m.jpg
03-21-14, 01:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,394
Posted By PapaGanoosh

Alright. That answers my question. This forum...

Alright. That answers my question. This forum never fails, with the wealth of knowledge. Thanks guys
03-21-14, 01:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,817
Posted By PapaGanoosh

Great thanks. I just wasn't sure if it was a part...

Great thanks. I just wasn't sure if it was a part of the frame.
03-21-14, 11:10 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,817
Posted By PapaGanoosh

Bottom Bracket Shell Width measurement

I have a vitus 992 and I wanted to measure the bottom bracket for replacement. However there seems to be a black rubber ring on one side of the BB shell and I was wondering if that is to be included...
03-21-14, 11:07 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,394
Posted By PapaGanoosh

Vitus 992 Crankset question. Dura ace 7410?

I am looking to replace the BB on my vitus 992. It currently has a bb with a 111mm spindle length on it (was used as a single speed by previous owner), however I wanted to replace it with a Dura ace...
03-03-14, 11:00 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,876
Posted By PapaGanoosh

Sorry for the late reply. Just read all the...

Sorry for the late reply. Just read all the comments. Thank you all for the opinions. This thread really blew up lol.

I tried tightening the cranks and they seem to hold but at the time I am not...
03-01-14, 11:26 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,876
Posted By PapaGanoosh

Do you mean tighten them and then remove the...

Do you mean tighten them and then remove the crank bolt and see if they stay tight?
03-01-14, 10:54 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,876
Posted By PapaGanoosh

Are these square taper cranks in bad shape?

Just bought a pair of square taper cranks. took a look at the tapers and they don't look too nice. I don't know if this is just cosmetics or if if they are rounded/rounding. What do you guys think?
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02-12-14, 11:21 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,032
Posted By PapaGanoosh

Would it be more likely to be a 25.8 3ttt stem?

Would it be more likely to be a 25.8 3ttt stem?
02-12-14, 03:58 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,032
Posted By PapaGanoosh

I may just get the correct bar size. Used some...

I may just get the correct bar size. Used some mastercraft digital calipers to measure the bars and they came out to be 25.3ish with the stem at 25.7. I'm guessing the bars are 25.4 and the clamp is...
02-11-14, 02:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 650
Posted By PapaGanoosh

Here is a picture of the crack on the derailleur....

Here is a picture of the crack on the derailleur. For the Shimano, I am not sure as I have never used them. It was given to me for parts, but I was wondering if it could be fixed. The shifter that...
02-11-14, 01:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 650
Posted By PapaGanoosh

Are these parts repairable? (Shimano fsx brifters + campy centaur rd)

In short, ended up with these parts as part of a trade and were meant for spare parts, but I was wondering if these parts were in any way repairable.

1) shimano rsx brifters - has a broken return...
02-10-14, 06:04 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,032
Posted By PapaGanoosh

Great, so I figured out that it was a bottle...

Great, so I figured out that it was a bottle opener. Now, does anyone know how to figure out the stem clamp size? The bars could rock back and forth so I am assuming they are too small. How do I...
02-10-14, 02:03 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,032
Posted By PapaGanoosh

That brings about another question. Can I buy new...

That brings about another question. Can I buy new allen screws for the stem clamp and quill area as well as the ones for the seatpost.
02-10-14, 01:17 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,032
Posted By PapaGanoosh

And what exactly is that may I ask? :lol:

And what exactly is that may I ask? :lol:
02-10-14, 01:20 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,032
Posted By PapaGanoosh

Think you may be right haha. Pretty neat

Think you may be right haha. Pretty neat
02-10-14, 12:15 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,032
Posted By PapaGanoosh

You may be right about the bars being a 25.4...

You may be right about the bars being a 25.4 There is definitely rocking going on when loosened. Now, I read that the Vitus stem stock was a 26.4. Is there any way to verify whether the stem is a...
02-09-14, 11:35 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,032
Posted By PapaGanoosh

Stem too tight? Also, what is this weird part attached to seatpost?

Haven't encountered too many bikes, but just got a bike in a trade and noticed that there seems to be no gap for where the stem is clamped to the bars (3ttt stem on a more classic bike). Is this...
Replies: 6
Views: 2,225
Posted By PapaGanoosh

Great. Really helped with my decision. Thanks...

Great. Really helped with my decision. Thanks again for the info. Ended up grabbing it in a trade. Rear Derailleur hanger still in tact. The frame is in decent condition. All the anodised tubing...
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