1899 Columbia Chainless

Discussion in 'Project Rides' started by Velocipedist Co., Jun 7, 2017.

  1. #21 Posted Jun 7, 2017

    Wore out three sets of tires already!

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    Glue still drying
     
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  2. #22 Posted Jun 7, 2017

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    Zoey!!! Also, you are such a bad ass!
     
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  3. #23 Posted Jun 7, 2017

    Wore out three sets of tires already!

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    Awesome!!!!
     
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  4. #24 Posted Jun 7, 2017

    Cruisin' on my Bluebird

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    Man, that's a museum piece. I never thought that pinion gear adjustment could be so complicated. Good work.
     
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  5. #25 Posted Jun 9, 2017

    Cruisin' on my Bluebird

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    Have you or anyone found a good tool for adjusting the head set lock nuts on these bikes that just have a single pin hole?
    Thanks,
    Chris
     
  6. #26 Posted Jun 27, 2017

    Wore out three sets of tires already!

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    Havent found a good tool.. I've used a tiny drift and small taps in the past. Again, there were special tools included with these bikes when new. I'd love to find a set.
     
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  7. #27 Posted Jun 28, 2017

    Finally riding a big boys bike

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    Never saw one of these torn down, I find this very interesting. Thanks for the post, I also love the dog photo bomb... LOL
     
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  8. #28 Posted Jun 29, 2017

    Cruisin' on my Bluebird

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    I've been looking for a new tool that works. I ordered one, but it does not fit. Still looking, might make one. Thanks.
     
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  9. #29 Posted Sep 28, 2017

    On Training Wheels

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    newbie question, but where do i look on my chainless pope for the year and model?
     
  10. #30 Posted Sep 28, 2017

    Wore out three sets of tires already!

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    Start with the badge and reference MrColumbia's website for identifiers like model numbers and badge design.

    http://www.vintagecolumbiabikes.com/id79.html
     
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