Rode my 30 year old Worksman to work yesterday. I'm going to ride it again today but have a longer shift so I'm posting my pic from yesterday.
Weather has been unseasonably warm with rain even a week or so ago in December.
Not super festive but it's kept my commute easy since I'm not...
Pedals, unbranded as far as I can tell. $15 for the pair.
Viscount seat $35,
super soft and (p)leather is in good shape.
Unbranded un-tested tank
Front part is made of plastic and one screw-hole is broken in the plastic part, not...
Three vintage Baby (killer) seats.
Grandpa's cousin passed away and left me the road bike on the right in his will.
Green western flyer was $5 down the street from my grandpa's house.
Also went to the bike co-op and got some less impressive dynamo lights and reflectors, a stem, a crank for...
Thank you. I'm going to put some fat Frank's on and just not go hopping off any curbs.
Thank you guys for your input, it's really great to have such an amazing resource at hand while I took at my stable of bikes.
Here's an album of pictures.
Some of the spokes are loose against the rim and move but they do not bend.
The threaded part of all the spokes are completely rusted over and it is not possible to tighten or adjust them.
Not all of the spokes are loose though, some are fairly tight.
The hub has...
Alright, I'm still kind of new to this, I've recently acquired a JC Higgins with a skiptooth system.
The wheels are totally shot, spokes are basically just rust.
I've been trying to find a solution to getting this bike rideable soon.
Is it true that you can use a rear hub with an even...
Okay, I may have cheated here a little in the sense that I didn't take pics just getting the basics put together. It was my first time (putting a bike together from the ground up.) and it took me quite a bit to figure out what I was doing. Thank goodness for youtube.
Right now I'm running a...