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06-12-21, 07:34 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,746
Posted By Chuckk

I think it did have the constructed seat stays...

I think it did have the constructed seat stays with sections above and below the brake bridge.
Seems like they may have been steel.
Interesting that one of the major contract builders would sub...
06-10-21, 02:26 PM
Replies: 182
Views: 19,478
Posted By Chuckk

Mountain bikes! ...

Mountain bikes!

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1983 Ross Mt. Whitney
...
06-06-21, 11:23 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,746
Posted By Chuckk

A pair from the Japanese biggies: Panasonic...

A pair from the Japanese biggies:

Panasonic AL9000. I think the bonded Panasonics were introduced during the last year that Panasonic had serious distribution in the U.S.
I wish I had kept it,...
06-05-21, 06:14 AM
Replies: 182
Views: 19,478
Posted By Chuckk

A pair of smoke chrome Austro Daimlers ...

A pair of smoke chrome Austro Daimlers

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SLE
...
06-03-21, 06:55 PM
Replies: 182
Views: 19,478
Posted By Chuckk

Here's a couple silver Cannondales ...

Here's a couple silver Cannondales

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06-01-21, 08:39 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,746
Posted By Chuckk

TREK sold many bonded frames in their 1xxx and...

TREK sold many bonded frames in their 1xxx and 2xxx series during the 90's. Made in the USA.
The 1xxx series hid their joining under bondo and paint, and passed as beautifully fillet welded...
05-30-21, 12:05 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,038
Posted By Chuckk

5/24/11 Would have been my 63-1/2 "unbirthday"...

5/24/11 Would have been my 63-1/2 "unbirthday" and I was still riding like the wind.....
63.5 miles a week earlier on my new to me '79 Echelon Odyssey.
More Photos Here...
05-15-21, 08:55 AM
Replies: 180
Views: 17,580
Posted By Chuckk

Celeste SHOULD be blue, but is it? ...

Celeste SHOULD be blue, but is it?
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1989 Bianchi Campione de Italia...
05-11-21, 06:01 AM
Replies: 180
Views: 17,580
Posted By Chuckk

I'd go with "Brand Identification", but how about...

I'd go with "Brand Identification", but how about the rationale of the non-rebuildable Headshok!
05-10-21, 10:04 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 369
Posted By Chuckk

Back then, when touring, assortment of Cool Tool,...

Back then, when touring, assortment of Cool Tool, freewheel remover (to fit socket), spoke wrench, dog bone, Mafac wrenches (especially the tire irons) as required.
Now I have tire tools and a chain...
05-10-21, 06:30 AM
Replies: 180
Views: 17,580
Posted By Chuckk

Cannondales SHOULD be red or white, but here's...

Cannondales SHOULD be red or white, but here's three with blue content:
1993 Cannondale DeltaV700...
05-10-21, 06:19 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 521
Posted By Chuckk

I remember reading a LONG time ago that Miyata...

I remember reading a LONG time ago that Miyata was the only maker that actually drew their own tubes.
So the specs could change from model to model and even within frame sizes of the same model.
05-04-21, 09:29 AM
Replies: 180
Views: 17,580
Posted By Chuckk

Three more Made in the USA blue bikes: ~1989...

Three more Made in the USA blue bikes:

~1989 Davidson...
05-03-21, 10:05 AM
Replies: 180
Views: 17,580
Posted By Chuckk

ALL Treks should be BLUE! Trek 5200 - 1992,...

ALL Treks should be BLUE!

Trek 5200 - 1992, the first year for OCLV
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1996 Trek...
04-23-21, 09:06 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 3,859
Posted By Chuckk

I started riding again in '86, and was surprised...

I started riding again in '86, and was surprised to find that a lot of serious bikers were using the Mirage soft shells. A helmet may have even been a requirement for the Cat racers around here.
My...
04-22-21, 09:25 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,037
Posted By Chuckk

Were silver badged Dawes frames lesser than gold...

Were silver badged Dawes frames lesser than gold badged? Mine is.
https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/267x534/headbadge_d75bafb34b8451e1b95fdd4cf04d4ac170f4ceb9.jpg
Interesting...
04-21-21, 07:53 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,037
Posted By Chuckk

https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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04-14-21, 08:38 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,112
Posted By Chuckk

With the rest of the bike being in pretty nice...

With the rest of the bike being in pretty nice condition, what I'd do is go for a chrome-like paint job on the rear stays.
Wouldn't be perfect but does no harm, and will maintain the original...
04-13-21, 08:35 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,112
Posted By Chuckk

Well beaten, but here's some stuff I've run into....

Well beaten, but here's some stuff I've run into.
Poor preparation/cleaning or chrome work sets a frame up for finish failure like that.
Some builders omit triple chrome plating - copper, nickle...
04-06-21, 09:39 AM
Replies: 7,831
Views: 2,189,699
Posted By Chuckk

I think I've posted most of them in the past, but...

I think I've posted most of them in the past, but here they are chronologically and in a tidy pile

1983 Ross Mt. Whitney - picked up at a garage sale with seat clamp damage but all the original...
03-31-21, 04:34 PM
Replies: 285
Views: 26,382
Posted By Chuckk

Looks like I overlooked my aqua 1998 Klein...

Looks like I overlooked my aqua 1998 Klein Quantum Race when I posted the others in 2019 - but I still have them!...
03-27-21, 09:00 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,359
Posted By Chuckk

Could be worse! I brought home one like that...

Could be worse!
I brought home one like that and as soon as I leaned it against the house, the ANTS started swarming out of it.
03-22-21, 08:03 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 19,990
Posted By Chuckk

Every once in a while, I find an old helmet ...

Every once in a while, I find an old helmet
...
03-17-21, 07:11 AM
Replies: 235
Views: 21,870
Posted By Chuckk

1998 Cannondale Multisport 1000 - picked it up...

1998 Cannondale Multisport 1000 - picked it up last October from the original owner.
My first 650c bike, and they do spin up quicker!
...
03-15-21, 05:57 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 224
Posted By Chuckk

I think they use the Shimano Altus/Selecta BB ...

I think they use the Shimano Altus/Selecta BB
https://www.bikeforums.net/classic-vintage/1213020-equipment-product-review-1979-shimano-altus-selecta.html
02-20-21, 11:55 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 448
Posted By Chuckk

Paramount sold a midnight blue 200sci only in...

Paramount sold a midnight blue 200sci only in 1992, and it's weird that they left the 4000 on this bike for the photo.
But are those Nike shoes, and did Bell ever sell soft shell helmets?
What we...
02-10-21, 07:00 PM
Replies: 547
Views: 132,294
Posted By Chuckk

1979 Echelon Odyssey (built by Cherubim) ...

1979 Echelon Odyssey (built by Cherubim)
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1989 Davidson Discovery...
02-03-21, 08:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 284
Posted By Chuckk

Supposed to be '68. More photos: HERE...

Supposed to be '68.
More photos: HERE (http://chuck.kichline.com/bikes/Dawes/default.htm)
02-03-21, 08:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 284
Posted By Chuckk

My derailleurs were originally Simplex plastic. ...

My derailleurs were originally Simplex plastic.

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01-31-21, 09:48 PM
Replies: 352
Views: 33,709
Posted By Chuckk

1984 Tommasini in pink. Got it from the...

1984 Tommasini in pink.
Got it from the original owner who bought the frame at Bill Lewis' Alt Koenig shop here in Austin and had it built up with mostly 600 components....
01-25-21, 09:44 AM
Replies: 588
Views: 157,944
Posted By Chuckk

1991 Bridgestone RB-1 ...

1991 Bridgestone RB-1
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1990 Bridgestone Radac 2100...
01-08-21, 05:39 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,140
Posted By Chuckk

My first home computer was a Radio Shack Color...

My first home computer was a Radio Shack Color Computer (6809). Here's a few of mine
...
12-15-20, 07:44 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 9,111
Posted By Chuckk

1989 Masi Nuova Strada ...

1989 Masi Nuova Strada
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1981 Mondia...
12-14-20, 03:32 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 9,458
Posted By Chuckk

ANOTHER Guerciotti. 1985 Victory ...

ANOTHER Guerciotti. 1985 Victory
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and a pair of ~1973 Grandis Super Leggera...
12-14-20, 09:20 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 7,841
Posted By Chuckk

1991 Basso Laguna - built in the USA by Aegis. ...

1991 Basso Laguna - built in the USA by Aegis.
Aegis was building the early CF frames for several other companies including Trek.
...
12-13-20, 12:36 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,274
Posted By Chuckk

My pair of late 60's Dawes Galaxies ...

My pair of late 60's Dawes Galaxies
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~1989 Davidson Discovery...
12-06-20, 10:02 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,190
Posted By Chuckk

Don't forget that after a bunch of force out at a...

Don't forget that after a bunch of force out at a long distance from the BB, the tool will start to get rounded ends.
You can always take it to the grinding wheel and trim some off the working edge...
12-05-20, 09:51 AM
Replies: 411
Views: 41,361
Posted By Chuckk

So I still have all of these,...

So I still have all of these, https://www.bikeforums.net/21233813-post306.html
but omitted the
1982 Ciocc MOCKBA '80 which is really a very dark blueberry...
12-03-20, 05:46 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 35,058
Posted By Chuckk

That's it, they sure are pretty! ...

That's it, they sure are pretty!
https://velobase.com/ViewComponent.aspx?ID=B37FAE25-BED1-4A61-873F-648592555DCB&Enum=115&AbsPos=1955
12-03-20, 10:10 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 35,058
Posted By Chuckk

The P.O. told me it was a RaceFace crank, but I...

The P.O. told me it was a RaceFace crank, but I haven't been able to find anything like it.

I've picked up this and a Cannondale Multisport 1000 in the last couple months. I'm a bottom feeder...
12-02-20, 06:24 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 35,058
Posted By Chuckk

This puppy showed up on CL this morning, and was...

This puppy showed up on CL this morning, and was just too pretty to pass up.
It says Powercurve, but is also labeled as a "Concept 2" (exercise equipment maker) T650. Anybody familiar with that?...
11-19-20, 01:48 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,435
Posted By Chuckk

$12.95 at Goodwill, a long time ago when old...

$12.95 at Goodwill, a long time ago when old bikes were old bikes...
1984 Olmo Competition...
11-06-20, 11:28 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,649
Posted By Chuckk

I think it's the '86 Raleigh USA that featured...

I think it's the '86 Raleigh USA that featured 531 on the road line: Prestige, Competition, Supercourse, Grand Prix.
I think they were all built by Merida in Taiwan....
11-03-20, 12:57 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 20,027
Posted By Chuckk

Finally got a gray bike! No flashy flakes in...

Finally got a gray bike! No flashy flakes in this fine American gray to make it questionably silver.
1991 Cannondale SH800 - a great good-for-anything bike
...
10-20-20, 11:33 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,231
Posted By Chuckk

Tried to upload a photo and after it got to...

Tried to upload a photo and after it got to 50%....... Alert!
Oddly, I can upload the screenshot of the failure....
10-06-20, 11:02 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 489
Posted By Chuckk

My 501 Mavics have caps over the bearings and...

My 501 Mavics have caps over the bearings and have a thicker waist.
Dug through the box-o-parts that came with the bike and found a pair of Sanshin quick releases.....
I wouldn't have thought it!
10-06-20, 07:39 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 489
Posted By Chuckk

Given the present condition, I was hoping for...

Given the present condition, I was hoping for something more exotic!
But I have a pair of similar Cyclone hubs on a wheelset I bought in '87 that are still spinning with only a grease injection and...
10-05-20, 03:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 489
Posted By Chuckk

Molded into the seals is NACHI 6001NK Japan and...

Molded into the seals is NACHI 6001NK Japan
and
https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1242/img_1969_2d34c84db54843974ee94da0049bad4d16cd74b8.jpg...
10-05-20, 01:41 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 489
Posted By Chuckk

Mystery Hubs

My pile of shed parts from this weekend's find included a set of the owner's 1980's or 90's "racing wheels"
I know the Matrix sew-up rims, DT Aero spokes, but the hubs and releases have me stumped....
10-02-20, 05:18 PM
Replies: 164
Views: 19,430
Posted By Chuckk

Used to be a lot easier to find orange bikes! ...

Used to be a lot easier to find orange bikes! I've had both these for about 30 years.

~1969 Dawes Galaxy...
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