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    Source for metric tape measure?

    Hey kids, Where is a good place to purchase a metric tape measure here in the U.S.? Thanks, MH
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    Will "square" DA crank fit Suntour BB?

    Thanks...that's what I was worried about. MH
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    Will "square" DA crank fit Suntour BB?

    Hey all, Have been thinking about installing longer crank arms. Currently have Suntour "Sprint" (170). I was wondering if the older Shimano square drive cranks would fit on my current BB...or would I also need the Shimano BB? Thanks for any info. MH
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    How to remove threadless stem??

    Thanks for the info. The cap is what I was worried about. Didn't know if it was holding something important that would fall into the fork .. never to be seen again! The stem I'll be installing is the exact same model only longer so all the spacer stuff will be the same. Thanks for the link...
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    How to remove threadless stem??

    Hey all, I'm replacing a stem on a threadless fork and unsure of the proceedure. I'm an old guy used to the old style quill stems and don't know the exact workings of the "newfangled" ones. Thanks for any help. MH
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    Bar Tape Recommendations?

    Thanks guys... I'll check that stuff out. MH
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    Bar Tape Recommendations?

    Hey kids, I'm looking for some recommendations for some groovy newfangled bar tape to replace the shiney white stuff I've had on there since the 80's. Have been doing some updates to my 87'(?) Schwinn Circuit as I've gotten back into cycling this year after a long layoff. Since I'll be...
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    Road seatpost with the most setback ?

    Thanks for the replies. Couldn't find my old gold sparkle bananna seat/sissy bar however out of the ones mentioned it looks like and Easton might do the trick. I'm looking at the EC70 model. Probably would get me back 8-10mm beyond my current setup. Couldn't find a "fi'sik" seatpost...only...
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    Longest Size Cinelli Quill Stem (road)??

    I figured that if I kept my eyes open I could find a 140 but I didn't know if they ever made them out to 150 or not. Thanks, MH
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    Road seatpost with the most setback ?

    Hey Kids, Trying to get my seat back a bit further and was wondering what seatposts would give me the most backward range. Thanks, MH
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    Longest Size Cinelli Quill Stem (road)??

    Hello all, Need to strech out a bit more and was wondering what the longest size quill stem Cinelli ( or similar) made. Currently using a 13 with 26.4 bars. Thanks, MH