Retrobike Forum Index

It is currently Tue Dec 06, 2016 7:31 pm

* Login   * Register * Search  * FAQ



Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 14 posts ]  Go to page Previous  1, 2
Author Message
 Post subject: Re: Rear disc adaptors
PostPosted: Thu Jun 06, 2013 2:58 pm 
Retro Guru
User avatar

Joined: Thu Aug 23, 2007 9:19 pm
Posts: 1568
Location: Europa
Slightly OT:
That same company does "track end" adapters that bolt into the existing dropouts.
Not sure how that single bolt is going to stop them rotating skywards under load and dumping the rear wheel out. :facepalm:

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Dropout-Adapter ... 1037043371


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Rear disc adaptors
PostPosted: Thu Jun 06, 2013 3:19 pm 
Retro Guru
User avatar

Joined: Thu Jul 26, 2012 1:31 pm
Posts: 2366
Location: The Cave of Shame
DM wrote:
Slightly OT:
That same company does "track end" adapters that bolt into the existing dropouts.
Not sure how that single bolt is going to stop them rotating skywards under load and dumping the rear wheel out. :facepalm:

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Dropout-Adapter ... 1037043371

Good lord! Acme dodgy devices inc.

Do they also market a front brake "stick" that you poke in the spokes to slow down?


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Rear disc adaptors
PostPosted: Thu Jun 06, 2013 3:37 pm 
Retro Guru

Joined: Tue Aug 02, 2011 9:24 pm
Posts: 313
DM wrote:
Slightly OT:
That same company does "track end" adapters that bolt into the existing dropouts.
Not sure how that single bolt is going to stop them rotating skywards under load and dumping the rear wheel out. :facepalm:

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Dropout-Adapter ... 1037043371



Bloody hell they look rum!

Thansk for the info guys- got a bit of chin rubbing to do....


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Rear disc adaptors
PostPosted: Thu Jun 06, 2013 10:52 pm 
Gold Trader / MacRetro rider
Gold Trader / MacRetro rider
User avatar

Joined: Sun May 25, 2008 11:03 am
Posts: 18212
Location: Sunny Glasgow
Side view
These are the only 2 pics i have of my beloved Clockwork.

Im a dab hand at these so any questions just ask.


Attachments:
sony_md_029_medium_200_986.jpg
sony_md_029_medium_200_986.jpg [ 95.62 KiB | Viewed 126 times ]
Top
 Profile  
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 14 posts ]  Go to page Previous  1, 2

All times are UTC [ DST ]


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: boswell, Double-E F, Google Adsense [Bot], narcotitlan, Robbied196 and 42 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  

About Us

Follow Retrobike

Other cool stuff

All content © 2005-2015 Retrobike unless otherwise stated.
Cookies Policy.
bikedeals - the best bike deals in one place
FatCOGS - Fat Chance Owner's Group

Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Group