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08-16-08, 09:02 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 894
Posted By moki

It'll probably be a while before it's done, as...

It'll probably be a while before it's done, as I'm frameless, but maybe something nice will come along.

As for the upgrade - his bike is niiiice. I wouldn't kick a Campy record group outta bed...
08-16-08, 08:52 PM
Replies: 4,669
Views: 370,561
Posted By moki

Don't mean to be a tease, but no pics. The wife...

Don't mean to be a tease, but no pics. The wife is out of town with the camera.

Anyhoo, I just picked up a Triomphe-equipped Marinoni crit / fully loaded touring bike. Let me explain.

The...
08-16-08, 08:32 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 894
Posted By moki

wow, old thread... a customer at my shop...

wow, old thread...

a customer at my shop upgraded his Black Magic to Campy Record Ergo, and has offered me his leftovers - black Superbe Pro crankset, shifters, derailleurs, brake levers, and...
07-25-08, 05:42 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 12,973
Posted By moki

That's the Suntour Superbe Tech, rd, not the...

That's the Suntour Superbe Tech, rd, not the Superbe or Superbe Pro. Superbe Pro derailleurs are pretty normal, and they work very well.
Forum: Framebuilders
07-25-08, 02:53 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 614
Posted By moki

cyclocross fork recommendations

I'm looking to replace the Kinesis Crosslight (ugh) aluminum fork that came on my Nobilette cross bike. I don't have the original steel fork, but the bike handles nicely with the Al fork, so I'll...
07-24-08, 02:12 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,304
Posted By moki

I'll see your DeRosa and raise you a Singer

I'll see your DeRosa and raise you a Singer
06-07-08, 05:14 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,865
Posted By moki

Damn, that's a nice bike - all business.

Damn, that's a nice bike - all business.
06-03-08, 12:43 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,110
Posted By moki

Looks like a really nice frame. Good find. ...

Looks like a really nice frame. Good find.

I'd get rid of the fork immediately and replace it with a chrome track fork. I think Euro Asia Imports distributes track forks - there's probably a shop...
06-03-08, 12:37 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 31,147
Posted By moki

1939 (or thereabouts) Flyer ...

1939 (or thereabouts) Flyer
http://i32.photobucket.com/albums/d28/drong/ccmfull.jpg

http://i32.photobucket.com/albums/d28/drong/ccmht.jpg
...
05-30-08, 11:29 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 925
Posted By moki

The future classics thread

Where are all the great steel bikes from the late 80s and 90s? Columbus Air, Nivacrom, Neuron, Multishape, Reynolds 853, weird lugs, very aero forks, all that good stuff. C-record, the Mavic erector...
05-27-08, 04:13 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,955
Posted By moki

Thanet page on Classic Lightweights...

Thanet page on Classic Lightweights (http://www.classiclightweights.co.uk/thanet.html)

I find it almost unbelievable that any bike, much less one built in 1947, could be ridden so far and still...
05-26-08, 11:54 PM
Replies: 345
Views: 24,119
Posted By moki

Et tu, Hetchins? ...

Et tu, Hetchins?

http://www.hetchins.com/pix/osul-20.jpg

http://www.hetchins.com/pix/osul-22.jpg

These are pics off of the offishull Hetchins (tm) website.

Note the octalink road crank...
05-26-08, 11:35 PM
Replies: 345
Views: 24,119
Posted By moki

That's Trevor Jarvis' own Flying Gate. Paint by...

That's Trevor Jarvis' own Flying Gate. Paint by Mercian. At least we now know who's responsible for the lug mugging

http://www.hetchins.org/pix/gate-01.jpg
...
05-26-08, 10:46 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,314
Posted By moki

Thanks vjp! Any guess as to the approximate year?

Thanks vjp! Any guess as to the approximate year?
05-26-08, 10:29 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,145
Posted By moki

I was born and raised in T.O., went to uni at...

I was born and raised in T.O., went to uni at McGill, but I now reside in Winnipeg. I wasn't into road bikes while I lived out east - had a fully rigid KHS MOntana Comp, and that was enough for me....
05-26-08, 09:18 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,314
Posted By moki

I spoke with a CCM fiend from Regina, Canada, and...

I spoke with a CCM fiend from Regina, Canada, and he believes CCM had 2 models back in the day - a traditional track model and a 6-day model, the 6-day having slacker geo. This is definitely a track...
05-26-08, 06:04 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,314
Posted By moki

CCM track bike

I'm storing this for a friend. I was told it was from the 20s, but I'm not 100% sure... or even 50% sure.

Phillips Superior hubs, either fixed/fixed, or fixed free. I'm almost certain the rims...
05-26-08, 01:18 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,981
Posted By moki

I think the restoration kills the value of the...

I think the restoration kills the value of the frame for me. Unless I was the original owner of the bike, I'd be wary of the new paint covering up some issues. Now I'm not saying that the bike had...
05-26-08, 12:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 361
Posted By moki

Thanks yous guys. I think I'll try your...

Thanks yous guys.

I think I'll try your method, Anthony. I've got calipers, so I can measure the thickness of the bb spacers properly. Hopefully I can just pick up some washers to fit in between...
05-26-08, 11:15 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 361
Posted By moki

campy cartridge bb + spacers = ????

Currently, I'm running an older Gipiemme crankset with a modern Campy (low end) cartridge bb. Yes, the tapers don't match, but I don't have an older ISO bb I can swap out. I believe the spindle is...
05-25-08, 11:18 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,981
Posted By moki

"the brake levers have an ingenious modification...

"the brake levers have an ingenious modification that allows them to be used for both traditional or hidden cable routing, so the cables can easily be changed to traditional cable routing."

Can...
05-24-08, 09:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,795
Posted By moki

Killer bike, but you already knew that. ...

Killer bike, but you already knew that.

Where do these minty 50th Ann. D'Accordis keep pooping up? Someone on another forum has two! I'm a little envious.
05-23-08, 01:03 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,706
Posted By moki

Ask him if he's got any of the team bikes from...

Ask him if he's got any of the team bikes from '88. I can't imagine winning the Giro on a Huffy, but I guess that's why I'm not a pro.
05-23-08, 12:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 946
Posted By moki

Weird old Fiorelli...

This found its way into my basement:

http://i32.photobucket.com/albums/d28/drong/fiorellifull.jpg

http://i32.photobucket.com/albums/d28/drong/Fiorelliheadbadge.jpg
...
05-20-08, 11:46 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,117
Posted By moki

Cool frame...It's nice to see a bike that old...

Cool frame...It's nice to see a bike that old still getting ridden, rather than hung in a garage following a $800 paint job.

I'm sure you're aware of this, but your chain is awfully loose... Do...
05-20-08, 07:53 PM
Replies: 2,546
Views: 350,104
Posted By moki

Omfgawesome!!

Omfgawesome!!
05-20-08, 07:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 342
Posted By moki

I will trade you my first born for those brakes.

I will trade you my first born for those brakes.
05-18-08, 06:39 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,812
Posted By moki

That's what I was thinking, but what kind of...

That's what I was thinking, but what kind of thief steals a Bruce Gordon, strips it down to a bare frame, then leaves the frameset in an alley?

Bruce Gordon works out of Petaluma, CA. Not sure...
05-16-08, 09:08 AM
Replies: 1,664
Views: 84,184
Posted By moki

Need: Foil world champ seat tube stickers. I seem...

Need: Foil world champ seat tube stickers. I seem to remember an ebay seller with a bunch, but I can't find the store
05-15-08, 07:50 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 759
Posted By moki

How do you know the Colnago is a fake?

How do you know the Colnago is a fake?
05-12-08, 11:07 PM
Replies: 4,669
Views: 370,561
Posted By moki

Cinelli Mod 14 steel pista bars... a tiny bit...

Cinelli Mod 14 steel pista bars... a tiny bit twisted, a little chrome pitting, but still nice... $7, including a Pivo stem and a Universal brake lever, and a pair of white velox-type plugs. Plucked...
04-23-08, 10:27 AM
Replies: 2,709
Views: 346,082
Posted By moki

makino so boneworthy hrnnngh! even the deep vs...

makino so boneworthy hrnnngh! even the deep vs and flat bar don't ruin it
04-23-08, 09:55 AM
Replies: 2,709
Views: 346,082
Posted By moki

http://bp2.blogger.com/_PNgp5SyTu4A/R8wPIF7kNvI/AA...

http://bp2.blogger.com/_PNgp5SyTu4A/R8wPIF7kNvI/AAAAAAAAAQU/jaTZbHY-hcs/s1600/ks1%2B040.jpg

"This is a very nice frame. The owner is a well known S1 racer and he custom filled the seat tube with...
04-23-08, 09:52 AM
Replies: 2,709
Views: 346,082
Posted By moki

more!

more!
04-22-08, 11:15 PM
Replies: 150
Views: 9,501
Posted By moki

http://watchluxus.com/admin/ajax/image.php?src=176...

http://watchluxus.com/admin/ajax/image.php?src=176&maxwidth=550

and for the record (are you paying attention, Echelon?) I don't own that hideous Colnago, a Panerai, and have never, ever dealt coke...
04-22-08, 10:48 PM
Replies: 150
Views: 9,501
Posted By moki

too nice a conversion. That bike needs gears. If...

too nice a conversion. That bike needs gears. If I were you (and I'm not...) I'd sell the frameset and keep the parts for a track frame. Actually, I'd probably keep the frameset, make it into a...
04-22-08, 09:53 AM
Replies: 150
Views: 9,501
Posted By moki

The aesthetic interplay of the aluminum and gold...

The aesthetic interplay of the aluminum and gold plate of my hubset matches my Panerai Tourbillon
http://i22.ebayimg.com/02/i/000/ea/96/4662_3.JPG

The paint transports me to "back in da day", to...
04-17-08, 10:54 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,239
Posted By moki

i'm glad thieves are so damn incompetent and...

i'm glad thieves are so damn incompetent and lazy. If I had a badass drug habit that I "had" to feed by ripping off bike parts, nobody would be safe.
04-09-08, 10:16 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 7,188
Posted By moki

this is what I pictured ...

this is what I pictured
http://www.ratemyvomit.com/images/ul/vomit-323.jpeg
04-07-08, 11:03 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 312
Posted By moki

Harrris Cyclery...

Harrris Cyclery (http://www.sheldonbrown.com/harris/axles.html) has what you need. Scroll down almost to the bottom.

Not NOS campy, but really cheap, even if you only need 2/5 of the set.
...
04-05-08, 03:57 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 9,515
Posted By moki

so close! I can't believe you haven't just thrown...

so close! I can't believe you haven't just thrown some spares on there and ridden it yet! Shame about the saddle.
04-04-08, 11:40 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,633
Posted By moki

Beware the $100 insurance limit. I've got a buddy...

Beware the $100 insurance limit. I've got a buddy whose track bike is lost in a Greyhound warehouse somewhere. He doesn't want to talk about it.
04-03-08, 10:22 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,850
Posted By moki

retrofriction? ...

retrofriction?
http://i8.ebayimg.com/04/i/000/e6/7a/dcfc_1.JPG
04-03-08, 10:18 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,850
Posted By moki

here are a coupla answers to my own question, via...

here are a coupla answers to my own question, via flickr

1st gen?
http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2334/2330154196_6bf5650f22.jpg?v=0

sweeeet...
04-03-08, 10:10 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,850
Posted By moki

It appears like a broken spring would be...

It appears like a broken spring would be relatively easy to replace, given a pair of wire cutters, needlenose pliers and nerves of steel. Of course, in practice...

Don't want to derail, but could...
04-03-08, 12:49 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,671
Posted By moki

Of all companies that produce rims, I think...

Of all companies that produce rims, I think Velocity's the one whose head is not firmly lodged up its ass. They're offering a wide range of rims in a ton of colors and drillings - who woulda think...
04-03-08, 12:39 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,466
Posted By moki

Lucky lady. Those look like great frames,...

Lucky lady. Those look like great frames, especially for $490.

late - does she/you have it set up as a road double or mtn triple up front (or something completely wacked out?). I'm clueless as to...
Forum: Road Cycling
03-30-08, 12:30 AM
Replies: 26,611
Views: 16,441,757
Posted By moki

flippin sweet! This one's new to me ...

flippin sweet!

This one's new to me
http://i32.photobucket.com/albums/d28/drong/Serottafull.jpg

crap pic, but my sorry excuse for a home base just got a full day of rain and slush:cry:
03-29-08, 12:41 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,112
Posted By moki

P.S. nice build, esp. the wheels. You should sell...

P.S. nice build, esp. the wheels. You should sell me that saddle.
03-29-08, 12:39 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,112
Posted By moki

That frame is beautiful. Good on you for...

That frame is beautiful.

Good on you for putting in the work to sell a complete bike. Personally, I wouldn't go to the trouble, unless the bike was built perfectly to begin with and I couldn't...
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