I have just started refurbing a set of Rock Shox Quadra 21R forks and the elastomers had dried out I started by digging the top elastomer out no problem then I had to remove the plastic spacer which I couldn't grip or hook out .I then decided to use a small screw which I ground the head down and...
Hi all I refurbed this bike last week at a cycle charity that I volunteer at and they have it for sale for £135.
it is very good and hasn't had much use .It has had New chain /inner and outer cables /and new tyres / front and rear brakes Due to age not wear.
Can anyone point me to anywhere in the uk who could suppy one Mafac brake lever cable adjuster like the ones below or has anyone got a spare .
Hi when I bought this bike it was for a few parts rims and brake shrouds.
The fella said it was a Raleigh Milk Race but I think not.
The frame has no bosses the put mudguards on for starters and the forks don't look the same.
It has chan star brakes Sugino mp crank and Araya 700c Alloy rims ...
I have a wheel I want to respoke and I need to remove the complete freewheel to fit the drive side spokes as the spokes still catch when you try to insert them as you can see most of the original spokes are bent close to the hub. I have removed the cogs but I need to know how to remove the rest...
This is my first go at a road bike I have been riding and collecting retro mountain bikes for a while and now I have bought this today frame condition is very good few age related marks but not alot.
I would like help putting an age to it, the frame number is stamped on the rear drive side dropout
I have just picked up a red Trek 930 and I am having trouble putting a year to it. so if anyone can help please.
I have a Trek 8000 in the same colour red and that is 1990. but the 1990 Catalogue didn't show a red 930
Hi all I am starting to respray and restore 3 Muddy Fox Courier's 1 1986 & 2 1987
and I wonder if someone could tell me where I can buy the outer Gear and Brake cable to match the ones originally fitted.
Hi I am looking for head tube reducer from 1 1/8 to 1 inch so that I can fit a 1 inch headset.
The last ones I bought were about £6 for the pair but now the shop has closed where I bought them from.
can anyone point me in the direction of a source please.
I have been sorting my loft out and had to temporarily move a lot of my bikes together in one place and my wife commented that I was getting obsessed. So is she right? I do ride most of them and I do have others not in the photos.
I have just acquired 2 Muddyfox Couriers 1986 & 1987 one had the stem seized in so I soaked with Plus Gas to release it .After removing the wedge bolt I tried twisting the stem with no luck. I then went on to release the headset nuts just to confirm that they moved which they didn't so I cut...
Hi all I need a bit of help please does anyone own or have detailed photos of a Triumph Pink Witch.I have searched Google and most of the photos don't show any real detail of decals so any help would be appreciated.