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06-16-19, 12:37 PM
Replies: 2,080
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Posted By The Golden Boy

That's such a super slick bike- as is- and...

That's such a super slick bike- as is- and replacing the narrow bars- that will totally rule.

I had one of those saddles as well- I didn't like it either- HOWEVER- I've heard stories that...
06-15-19, 11:18 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 17,602
Posted By scozim

Well that looks familiar. This is the 1984 I got...

Well that looks familiar. This is the 1984 I got from my brother free last fall. It's now my yard sale bike. Comfortable, stable ride. Far from fast, but also far from slow. A few adjustments...
06-14-19, 10:51 PM
Replies: 5,313
Views: 400,999
Posted By scarlson

Those things are lovely. Fond memories of my...

Those things are lovely. Fond memories of my undergrad campus bike, a Pug Orient Express. When I sold it, I kept those, and I still have them.
06-14-19, 02:16 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 15,767
Posted By jonafd17

Actually won 2 tours with shot in his body.

Actually won 2 tours with shot in his body.
06-13-19, 11:52 PM
Replies: 2,080
Views: 634,605
Posted By BikeWonder

Ready for my tour!

Fixed up my '89 1000 LT. Some minor upgrades made it more suitable for my touring needs. Was worried about taking her out, but after consulting a thread I made about fear of enjoying my bikes,...
06-13-19, 01:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 684
Posted By gugie

Here's his Flickr album...

Here's his Flickr album (https://www.flickr.com/photos/north_bend/albums/72157706677073121)
06-10-19, 09:51 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 576
Posted By since6

Freedom Day

Get your motor runnin'
Head out on the highway
Lookin' for adventure
And whatever comes our way
Yeah Darlin' go make it happen
Take the world in a love embrace
Fire all of your guns at once...
06-10-19, 08:07 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 915
Posted By jamesdak

The Paletti is built!!!

So, it's finally done. Built up with a nice used Chorus 9 Speed setup and currently using some Velomine handbuilt wheels. I'd like to find some really shiny tubulars for it down the road. As built...
06-09-19, 03:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 356
Posted By Salamandrine

Consider Dia Compe 988. They are sort of a 90s...

Consider Dia Compe 988. They are sort of a 90s brake, but they are still made and sold. Should work with your narrow posts. They also have significant up and down adjustment if converting between 700...
06-07-19, 03:14 PM
Replies: 2,621
Views: 565,778
Posted By Johno59

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1903 2 speed Sunbeam. Except for the seat, paint and tires 116...
06-07-19, 11:18 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,395
Posted By gugie

Good bump. That's a high quality mixte you've got...

Good bump. That's a high quality mixte you've got there - and I think I've seen it before on your garage bench, no?

I'd just have your daughter pick a color, paint it, and start riding it around...
06-04-19, 01:08 PM
Replies: 1,936
Views: 123,550
Posted By DQRider

Finally Finished Dan's Wyoming

This was quite the project. I built this bike as a present for my very tall cousin Dan. Maybe I should post this to the Before and After thread as well?

Here is what I bought for $60:
...
06-02-19, 07:48 PM
Replies: 2,080
Views: 634,605
Posted By melville

That's an Aurora Cycle sticker on the seat tube. ...

That's an Aurora Cycle sticker on the seat tube. I may have worked on that one BITD. Nice score!

Note that the wheels are 27". That persisted on the 520 a bit longer than any other Trek road...
06-02-19, 02:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 528
Posted By since6

Little Boys

Two brothers, 7 and 4, mom tells me “Grandpa they brought their bikes, they want to go for a ride.” A morning of yard work, the waiting, the worry of spine surgery recovery, lightens, of course...
06-01-19, 03:58 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,750
Posted By SB_Greg

Velocals arrived and I got a couple wheels and...

Velocals arrived and I got a couple wheels and Gatorskins. Need to think about derailleurs now. ...
05-31-19, 10:53 PM
Replies: 1,936
Views: 123,550
Posted By Jay.Money

Itís a Portland Design Works rack. Yes, holds a...

Itís a Portland Design Works rack. Yes, holds a six pack perfectly. Comes with a waterproof roll top bag that clips in and holds a lock. I found it used locally....
05-30-19, 07:19 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,750
Posted By SB_Greg

Yes the badge is going back on. I need to find...

Yes the badge is going back on. I need to find two reasonably screws for that or consider glueing it in place. It previously had two pretty ugly large screws holding it in place.
Replies: 14
Views: 619
Posted By RiddleOfSteel

Bikes aren't nearly as bad as cars when putting...

Bikes aren't nearly as bad as cars when putting in non-original pieces and labor into an original frame/entity. Still, figure about what you have into it sans labor, and perhaps completely negating...
05-28-19, 12:58 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 725
Posted By squirtdad

fit...it has to fit no matter how good a deal it...

fit...it has to fit no matter how good a deal it is
05-26-19, 11:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 322
Posted By Wildwood

Honor to those who have fallen. Genuine...

Honor to those who have fallen.
Genuine Dignity to those living maimed and/or damaged and those combat zone PTSD'd.

Keep it a solemn Holiday, so our elected leaders only commit our lives for...
05-24-19, 08:03 AM
Replies: 187
Views: 31,281
Posted By 76SLT

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Here's my 73 I got last year.
05-22-19, 09:24 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 6,582
Posted By La Brea Bike

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This is what one day gets you.
05-19-19, 02:55 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 666
Posted By MB33

I know one guy who tried it, his bike blew up...

I know one guy who tried it, his bike blew up afterwards.
05-09-19, 03:43 PM
Replies: 1,936
Views: 123,550
Posted By verktyg

Early 80's De Rosa Retirement Present

A mid 70's De Rosa and a mid 70's Masi have been on my bucket list for years. I retired at the end of January.

I was lucky and got a great deal on this early 80's De Rosa frame complete with a...
04-30-19, 09:32 AM
Replies: 307
Views: 23,940
Posted By Rocky Gravol

I was born in the Junction. Lets get together,...

I was born in the Junction.
Lets get together, I'll buy you a beer.

I tried to replicate your photo because our Treks look like sisters, 500 series in the same color.
But the lighting was wrong...
04-29-19, 10:20 PM
Replies: 307
Views: 23,940
Posted By Rocky Gravol

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Forgot the photo.

Me-Kwa-Mooks park.
04-29-19, 10:02 PM
Replies: 307
Views: 23,940
Posted By Slightspeed

I serviced the (Olmo?) headset on my $50 Legnano,...

I serviced the (Olmo?) headset on my $50 Legnano, and found strange markings on the steerer tube, "T.d.F. (Tour de France?) and "54". Anybody ever seen this before? The bearings were really dry and...
04-29-19, 07:44 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,222
Posted By RandolphCarter

Oooh, this is math I can solve! All of the...

Oooh, this is math I can solve!

All of the beers. Duh.

Here's the work shown:
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04-29-19, 03:28 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 893
Posted By gugie

I was very tempted to yell out to Johnny, as he...

I was very tempted to yell out to Johnny, as he pulled us pass yet another group of plastic bikes, "hey, Johnny, how much you pay for that bike?", and he'd yell back, "Two-fiddy*, Gugie! Two-fiddy!"...
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