All drum brake ride.
You guys are pretty savvy here. What have you put together as your end of the world as we know it bike. The one you will go to as your primary...
I agree 100% that outside of finding the frame/fork that starts a project, the tires are the toughest part to find (and getting tougher). 30+ year...
A lot of cool going on. Bummed the sidewalls are rotted, tough to find those tires. Dig the Grab On grips and that Specialized headset. 83 was...
A few recent fillet brazed projects:
One frame up restore with new or almost new era correct parts, one left as found, and one era correct...
I have bought sold these for $100 in great shape which is probably a more realistic price point. A copy of the original's Keith Bontrager made, I...
Pretty. How do you determine the year of a prewar C frame?
Not an expert but, don't get caught up with the head badges. 39 looks different than the 40/41. All three look pretty cool. There are Schwinn...
An evolutionary photo in red. Front to back: 79/80, 81/82, 83/84:
Progress. Fixed budget, limited time, other projects. I love this hobby:
Slow as ever. Still building wheels:
Yes, it stays in the bedroom....
Comparison Ritchey BB and a Potts. Ritchey used a retaining clip. Potts used Loctite:
Dig that era.
Cool stuff. Nice rims and stem.
Nice score. What era are the bikes? Any old Mountain bikes in the piles. Some people day dream, others do. Have fun with it.
A lot but not all of the Early Ritchey's do.
Small steps. Horrible with deadlines:
Re: 37 Schwinn Admiral - Klunker Last bits coming together
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