[RBW] Re: Michigan Rivendell Owners

2015-11-27 Thread Howard Hatten
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[RBW] Re: WTT 52 Bombadil frame for a smaller size

2015-12-12 Thread Howard Hatten
The link to flicker worked for me. I have the ap. -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to rbw-owners-bunch+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To post to

[RBW] Re: Clem Rack Pannier rails?

2016-01-08 Thread Howard Hatten
Zed, The mounting holes are 10.7 in. ctr. to ctr. The drop is 1.5 in. The dia. is small, a hair under 5/16 Hope this helps Howard -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from

[RBW] Ride Report: Mini-Ring the Peak Trail

2016-06-04 Thread Howard Hatten
Beautiful photos Patrick. I'm jealous of you Rivsters out west. Howard In the flatlands of Livonia Mi. -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to

[RBW] Anybody not receiving RBW digest emails?

2016-06-06 Thread Howard Hatten
The last e mail I received was on Thursday Howard Livonia Mi -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to

[RBW] Wald Big Basket + Nitto small front racks

2016-06-14 Thread Howard Hatten
I used a large wald attached to a nitto mini on my recent trip from Pittsburg to DC. Zip ties. I have drop bars and the only problem I had was a shimmy when I rode hands on the interrupters. With hands on the hoods it rode fine. I limited my weight to 10 lbs or less. I think if I was using one

[RBW] Re: Rivendell Wilbury Mixte

2016-06-15 Thread Howard Hatten
Scott, if Ryan doesn't take the bike I would be interested. I'm in Livonia but out of town till Monday. Howard -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an

[RBW] Ride Report Gap-C & O Towpath

2016-05-28 Thread Howard Hatten
Finished my ride last Saturday. Left Pittsburgh @ 5 AM, 33 degrees on Monday morning. Explored the downtown for an hour or two then headed out. Sky was sunny but cool. The next day brought cool rain and hazy conditions. The rain stuck around most of the week making the C & O very muddy. The

[RBW] Re: Ride Report Gap-C & O Towpath

2016-05-30 Thread Howard Hatten
Andy Planning to do the ride next year in the fall. The colors must be spectacular. Maybe we'll meet up. Howard Livonia Mi. -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from

Re: [RBW] Thinking of a Riv

2016-05-30 Thread Howard Hatten
By the way I just purchased a HHH for my daughter for a wedding gift Howard Livonia Mi -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to

Re: [RBW] Thinking of a Riv

2016-05-30 Thread Howard Hatten
Tim I think your stressing yourself out about this purchase. Last year I was a mouse click away from buying a homer and at the last minute I opted for the Atlantis. A wise choice for me but you seem to be a homer boy. You already researched the gearing, go cheap and get the shutter. I built a

Re: [RBW] Thinking of a Riv

2016-05-30 Thread Howard Hatten
I offered a riv to the son in law but he wanted a salsa vaya instead. Saved some $'s there. Howard Livonia. Mi -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an

Re: [RBW] Thinking of a Riv

2016-05-30 Thread Howard Hatten
Tim No I think your research is wonderful. Your so much more dialed in than I was when I purchesed my first riv. Howard Livonia Mi. -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails

[RBW] Re: VO heads up

2016-06-02 Thread Howard Hatten
I jumped on one of those VO saddles a couple years ago for $50. It looked so nice I had to try it. The leather was very stiff. I was never able to get it to break in so I gave it away. Howard Livonia Mi -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW

[RBW] New Sam-haver with rack questions!

2016-06-17 Thread Howard Hatten
Jon Congratulations on your new bikes. SAMs are really nice bikes. For your rack needs just post a WTB to the list. This group is very friendly & they know just what will work for your bike. I'm sure you'll find something in no time. Safe riding Howard Livonia Mi -- You received this message

[RBW] Schmidt hub drag on my newish hub?

2016-06-24 Thread Howard Hatten
My schmit hub spins the same as yours. I think we're good. Howard Livonia Mi -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to

[RBW] Shimano DH-3N72 Dyno Hub Light Recommendation

2016-01-28 Thread Howard Hatten
Lots of information on Dyno hubs & lighting here. http://www.peterwhitecycles.com/index.html Howard -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to

[RBW] Tips for how to better handle Selfish Drivers?

2016-02-20 Thread Howard Hatten
Patrick , I wish I had an answer how to deal with drivers endangering bicyclists. I think some just resent us being on the roads and don't care how their actions might cause us harm. On the other hand I think not enough time is spent in new driver education on how to deal with bicyclists. I

Re: [RBW] Curious Brooks damage

2016-03-11 Thread Howard Hatten
Mark, Glad to hear Brooks stood tall on your saddle. After reading your post I gave my b17 special an inspection and I notice that nose piece is starting to leave a witness mark on mine too. I tensioned the leather and it seems to help. I think tomorrow I'm going to punch some holes & lace the

[RBW] Re: What do Rivendell riders use for riding Sandals?

2016-03-14 Thread Howard Hatten
I wore the keen sandles all last year. They were wonderful. That was the only shoe I took to ragbrai. Wore them all day riding and all night partying. Can't wait for it to warm up in Michigan so I can break them out. Howard Livonia mi. -- You received this message because you are subscribed

[RBW] Powdercoating recommendations

2016-03-19 Thread Howard Hatten
Michael. I had a frame & fork done by this company in Michigan. http://www.exoticcoatings.com They did a very good job protecting all the threaded surfaces. Color selection was enormous. Seems like you should be able to find somebody closer to home. Found this company through the local bike

[RBW] Re: EDM / Tap Burner

2016-03-21 Thread Howard Hatten
A little late now but if you ever need to get a broken screw out use a left hand drill bit and drill it out. When the drill bites the counter clockwise rotation will spin the screw out. I've used this method many times in the shop. Howard Livonia mi. -- You received this message because you

Re: [RBW] derailleur hanger

2016-03-01 Thread Howard Hatten
Jason I have one of those alignment tools and I never hesitate to use it when needed. The beauty of steel, can be bent back into shape. I say go for it. Howard Michigan -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe

Re: [RBW] Talk to me about Dyno power/lighting

2016-03-31 Thread Howard Hatten
Rene That piggyback connector crimps to the sinewave wires and attaches to your hub tabs. The tabs on the connector attach to your light. The photo is confusing. Howard -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from

[RBW] Talk to me about Dyno power/lighting

2016-03-31 Thread Howard Hatten
I recently went to a Dyno hub on my Atlantis. I'm using the luxos B for lighting. This is what Peter white recommended for my type of riding. For charging I'm using the sine wave revolution charger. http://www.sinewavecycles.com/ It has a feature that delays charging for a few seconds to let

Re: [RBW] Talk to me about Dyno power/lighting

2016-03-31 Thread Howard Hatten
With nothing plugged into the sinewave, power draw would be minimal. My luxos has a built in off switch. If your light doesn't have a switch you could wire one in. To be honest, I really don't feel the hubs resistance when I ride. Although I'm about as far away from a performance cyclist as one

[RBW] Trimming a Fender

2016-05-10 Thread Howard Hatten
Kevin I had the same problem on my Atlantis. I used a zip tie to attach it to the bottom of my front rack. Problem solved. Howard Livonia Michigan -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop

[RBW] Acorn Bags (acornbags.com) boxy rando bags!

2016-07-13 Thread Howard Hatten
I recently purchased a black acorn bag off a list member. Used it last weekend for the first time. Wished I bought one earlier. Howard Livonia Mi. -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop

[RBW] Re: I'm old but not dead yet

2016-07-21 Thread Howard Hatten
Before I retired I worked in an automotive product test lab. We torqued every fastener before testing. We utilized beam, click, & electronic type torque wrenches. They all required periodic recalibration. Personally I don't use a torque wrench anywhere on my bikes. Hope I'm not screwing up.

[RBW] FS-Big MUSA and Wool, Bags, and more...

2016-08-11 Thread Howard Hatten
Scott PM sent on XL items Howard Livonia Mi -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to rbw-owners-bunch+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To post to this

Re: [RBW] Re: Cheviot (or Sam)

2016-08-14 Thread Howard Hatten
Hi Leah Not sure when I'll take delivery. Sounds like frames are on the way to RBW. I'm going with a frame set. Not sure how the build will end up. I plan to make this my grocery getter & pub crawler. Winter project I suspect. Howard Livonia Mi -- You received this message because you are

[RBW] Free hub body comes loose

2016-08-14 Thread Howard Hatten
Group help needed. Lately my shifting has been getting bad. I've checked the deraileur hanger and it is good. I switched to friction mode and it worked fine. All of the driveline has been cleaned and lubed. Thought I was good to go but today I developed an annoying clicking sound on all the

Re: [RBW] Re: Cheviot (or Sam)

2016-08-14 Thread Howard Hatten
Been following this post. I've been trying to decide if I want that 60 green demo Chev. RBW is currently listing or that grey with cream accents frame set. Bobs post that he has a 60 on order led me to search the quantity availability. Wow, only 4 60cm's left in grey. What to do, what to do.

Re: [RBW] Free hub body comes loose

2016-08-15 Thread Howard Hatten
Hi Peter This is off of a velocity atlas wheel. Came on my Atlantis. Looking at the velocity website the hub looks like the "sport rear hub". Site says hub body # cb07. Don't see any identifying numbers on the part. Attachment bolt is internal to the hub Howard -- You received this

Re: [RBW] Free hub body comes loose

2016-08-15 Thread Howard Hatten
Conway , thanks for the reply. After finally locating a 12mm Allen wrench I attempted to tighten the free hub back on and the attachment bolt broke. It must have cracked and loosened itself up. Now I have half of the bolt trapped inside the hub. I've messaged Velocity , waiting for reply

Re: [RBW] Free hub body comes loose

2016-08-15 Thread Howard Hatten
Just got off the phone with velocity customer service. What a pleasant experience. They listened to my story then offered me 2 options. I could have a complete wheel exactly like I have or I could have the same wheel with high end hub. The only drawback is the high end hub is black. I chose the

[RBW] Building up a SON28 Dyno wheel and need help!

2017-01-24 Thread Howard Hatten
I built up the same wheel last year. Use this to calculate spoke length. https://www.nabendynamo.de/service/speichenrechner_en.html Howard Livonia Mi -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and

[RBW] FS NOS 58cm Betty 650b $800 until end of month

2017-01-24 Thread Howard Hatten
Incredible price for a BRAND NEW Betty frame. Howard Livonia Mi. -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to

[RBW] Cheviot touring?

2017-02-24 Thread Howard Hatten
I see no reason why you couldn't use the chev for a tour. Cheviot catalog: https://doc-0k-3k-docs.googleusercontent.com/docs/securesc/ha0ro937gcuc7l7deffksulhg5h7mbp1/8894e7hq9keacafg51k33n5rprqooh9p/148795920/04980793364976151971/*/0Bzo7-V-zcAdRdmk4cVFnV29udDQ?e=download Howard Livonia Mi

[RBW] Re: FS: Fillet Brazed Bosco Bullmoose handlebar

2016-08-21 Thread Howard Hatten
Hi Bill I'll take the handlebars. Pay Pal good for you? Howard Livonia Mi. On Sunday, August 21, 2016 at 11:58:25 AM UTC-4, Bill Lindsay wrote: > > > I have a set of Bosco Bullmooses for sale. These are the fillet brazed > ones. I bought them from Riv and used them for a couple years on my

[RBW] Re: Thank you and "Enjoy the Ride!"

2016-09-14 Thread Howard Hatten
Cool dude. I'll miss your posts. Howard Livonia Mi -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to rbw-owners-bunch+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To post

Re: [RBW] The Cheviot has arrived!

2016-09-24 Thread Howard Hatten
Congrats on the Cheviot Rene. I'm expecting mine later this week. I noticed the cable stops were moved in the photos. Looking like maybe tectro in the rear and Paul in the front for me. I'm interested in how your tire fender fit goes. Those are the tires I'm planning on using also. Pics please

[RBW] Re: Autumn Gravel Ramble in Michigan

2016-09-29 Thread Howard Hatten
Kind of late notice but if any Mi list members would like to have my entry to the Fargo s48o this weekend contact me off list. fargosub48.com All it will cost you is the $5 transfer fee. Medical issues at home are preventing me from riding. Transfer has to happen before 5 today. Howard

[RBW] New thread - Centerpull brakes on the Cheviot

2016-10-08 Thread Howard Hatten
Nice work Rene. It's a shame you had to sacrifice the pump peg to mount the center pulls but the brakes look good. I'm working on a 60 Cheviot now, I went with the Tektros. Spent some time today working on the fenders. I'm using the 52 VO Zepplins with Compass Snoqualmie pass tires. Looks like

[RBW] Best allen keys?

2016-10-04 Thread Howard Hatten
Bondus make good Allen wrenches http://www.bondhus.com/bondhus_products/ Howard Livonia Mi -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to

[RBW] Re: Hub area bag/rack mounting hacks

2016-08-28 Thread Howard Hatten
When I bought my backabike bags last year my first impression was wow this mounting strap is inconvenient. I used them on and off and I got pretty good at doing it fast. Now I've come to a point that I just leave them on. I guess if security is an issue the Irish strap would be more complicated

[RBW] Irregular Nitto bar end insides

2016-08-26 Thread Howard Hatten
Garth You could try sawing a slot in a wool dowel and wrapping your Emory around the end. Run it in your drill motor. Much easier on your fingers. Good luck Howard Livonia Mi -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To

[RBW] Nitto vs Pletscher rear racks internal debate...

2016-10-03 Thread Howard Hatten
Rene, I have the large nitto rear rack on my Atlantis and it works great for touring with panniers. I have the Pletscher rear rack on my Hillborne which I use for around town errands. I leave Back a Bike bags on it all the time. That Pletscher is really handy with that rat trap spring. I find

[RBW] Re: The Cheviot has arrived!

2016-09-24 Thread Howard Hatten
Nice build Rene. Thanks for the photos. The tire clearance shots are very helpful Enjoy the ride Howard Livonia Mi -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an

[RBW] DC Area Friends Meet-up?

2016-09-25 Thread Howard Hatten
Chris, I rode the gap @ c this past spring. You'll enjoy much nicer trail conditions on the gap. Hopefully fall colors will greet you. If you camp at one place I recommend Husky Haven Campground in Rockwood. Reserve early enough and your group might get a covered campsite. They have a few. Very

[RBW] Dynowheel and lights ordered :)

2016-10-01 Thread Howard Hatten
Jay, if you ever want to charge devices while you ride I've had good luck with the Sinewave Revolution. Howard Livonia Mi -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it,

[RBW] FS: Jones H Loop Handlebar

2016-10-01 Thread Howard Hatten
Sale pending Howard -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to rbw-owners-bunch+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To post to this group, send email to

[RBW] FS: Jones H Loop Handlebar

2016-10-02 Thread Howard Hatten
Bars are sold -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to rbw-owners-bunch+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To post to this group, send email to

[RBW] FS: Jones H Loop Handlebar

2016-10-01 Thread Howard Hatten
This is the large 710 model, aluminum. ESI 8.25 chunky grips included. VGC. $100 shipped lower 48. Contact off list if possible Howard Livonia Mi -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop

Re: [RBW] Cheviot Build

2016-11-05 Thread Howard Hatten
Igor I purchased the wheels from the LBS a couple years ago Howard Livonia Mi -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to

[RBW] Re: RBW Web Site

2016-11-15 Thread Howard Hatten
Tim I had trouble on my iPhone till I deleted my old bookmark and shortcut. Navigated to RBW site and established new bookmark. Problem was solved. Howard Livonia Mi -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from

[RBW] Good news, bad news: Rejoining the peloton

2016-11-13 Thread Howard Hatten
So nice to hear from you again Patrick Howard Livonia Mi. -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to rbw-owners-bunch+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com.

Re: [RBW] Re: RBW Web Site

2016-11-11 Thread Howard Hatten
This from a blog post: We relaunched rivbike.com with a new look and ordering system. Check it out! www.rivbike.com You may have to clear your browser cache to get the store to display properly. One thing to note: you’ll need to update your password. For everyone’s security passwords were not

[RBW] Re: Hub Area Rack with Swift MIni Short Stack Panniers (or other bags)?

2016-11-02 Thread Howard Hatten
Bob, I agree, small & large would be an easier way to describe these bags. I checked the names 2 times and still got it wrong. Howard -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving

[RBW] Cheviot Build

2016-11-03 Thread Howard Hatten
I found some time to get my frame built up. I've only been on a couple of short rides and I'm enjoying this bike tons. I still have to wrap the bars and build up a Dyno wheel set. Some photos of where I'm at so far. https://www.flickr.com/photos/136422809@N08/shares/32X8vB Off for a ride

[RBW] Re: Hub Area Rack with Swift MIni Short Stack Panniers (or other bags)?

2016-11-01 Thread Howard Hatten
The ortlieb bike packer plus are the small front bags that are 25 liters. I've used them with the HAR on my Atlantis. I had no problems. Howard Livonia Mi -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and

[RBW] Re: Hub Area Rack with Swift MIni Short Stack Panniers (or other bags)?

2016-11-01 Thread Howard Hatten
Height = 15.7 inches Width = 9.8 inches Depth = 5.5 inches Weight = 59.3 ounces/pair Volume = 1,831 cubic inches/pair (30 Liters/pair) The size of the sport packer plus. These are what I use on the HAR Howard -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW

[RBW] New thread - Centerpull brakes on the Cheviot

2016-10-09 Thread Howard Hatten
Nice work Rene Howard -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to rbw-owners-bunch+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To post to this group, send email to

[RBW] Re: New thread - Centerpull brakes on the Cheviot

2016-10-09 Thread Howard Hatten
The build is going slow. Time has been scarce. Still gathering parts. I hope to be able to ride later this week. Howard -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it,

[RBW] RBW Cassettes from IRD

2016-10-15 Thread Howard Hatten
You could try here http://www.interlocracing.com/cassettes-freewheels/ Howard Livonia Mi -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to

[RBW] What is this and how do I get it off my stem?

2016-10-16 Thread Howard Hatten
Grant is selling this stuff. Sounds like it might work. http://www.rivbike.com/product-p/googlo.htm Good luck Howard Livonia Mi -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from

Re: [RBW] Thinking of a Riv

2016-11-29 Thread Howard Hatten
Tim I have a 700 trainer tire I'm not using that I will give you. All you have to do is start a new thread and report on your recovery and eventual return to the road. Contact me off list with your shipping details and I'll send it out. Howard Livonia Mi. -- You received this message

Re: [RBW] Clementine

2016-12-13 Thread Howard Hatten
Love the multi colored Clem. Last time I saw that many colors in one place I think I ate something illegal in the 60's Howard Livonia Mi -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving

[RBW] Re: Fenders installed. Rack moved to the front. Now to figure out if I bought the right sized basket & how to secure it.

2017-01-10 Thread Howard Hatten
Two thumbs up on the BLACK basket. Howard Livonia Mi -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to rbw-owners-bunch+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To

[RBW] FS: Wilbury 55 cm

2017-03-30 Thread Howard Hatten
The Wilbury is sold. Thanks to everyone who looked. Howard Livonia -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to

[RBW] FS: Wilbury 55 cm

2017-03-29 Thread Howard Hatten
Think I fixed it Joe Howard -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to rbw-owners-bunch+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To post to this group, send

[RBW] FS: Wilbury 55 cm

2017-03-29 Thread Howard Hatten
I bought this bike last year and it is small for me. I replaced it with a 60 cm Cheviot that fits me much better. It's time to find a new home for this bike. The condition is immaculate. Asking $2200 shipped. I've tried to show all the components in the photos. Contact me off list if you have

[RBW] Car Bike Rack

2017-03-27 Thread Howard Hatten
Thanks Leah I was looking for a carrier for my Cheviot. This looks like it should do the trick. Howard Livonia Mi. -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send

Re: [RBW] #%*#! Fenders!!!!

2017-04-18 Thread Howard Hatten
I also had the same problem on my Atlantis using the SKS fender. I would get everything adjusted perfect, hit the road and the front would migrate over and start the annoying rubbing. I fixed it using iamkeith's method, 1) As others mentioned and assuming there is a threaded boss on the

[RBW] Re: Mounting an Edelux light to a Nitto 32F rack

2017-03-13 Thread Howard Hatten
I had the same problem. I screwed the bracket to a piece of old chainring. Works good. https://www.flickr.com/gp/136422809@N08/76JnX7 Howard Livonia Mi -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and

[RBW] Re: Sam Frame on Ebay (need advice)

2017-03-10 Thread Howard Hatten
Antone I have a 60 Cheviot and have weighed as much as 230. It rides like a dream. I regularly carry groceries home, filling rear panniers and a front basket. Your weight won't bother the Cheviot at all. Decisions are tough. Howard Livonia Mi -- You received this message because you are

[RBW] Re: What (cheap) rack for Cheviot?

2017-07-17 Thread Howard Hatten
Igor I have the Pletcher Rack on my 60 Cheviot. The Ortlieb would work fine. If you want to come over and see it tomorrow is the only day I'm available. Leaving for a 2 week U P tour. You know where I live. Howard Livonia Mi. -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the

[RBW] FS: Grand Cru Handlebars and TRP Brake Levers

2017-06-28 Thread Howard Hatten
Hi Beth Tried to respond privately but on mobile & think it didn't work. I would like the brake levers if still available. Thanks Howard Livonia Mi -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop

[RBW] 60cm Cheviot Owner Questions: Which Hitch-mounted Bike Racks Work & Largest Tire Width With Fenders

2017-05-24 Thread Howard Hatten
John I mounted my front fender using a daruma bolt trying to gain as much clearance as possible. The outside arm of the tectro brake interfered with the ridge profile of the fender. I attempted to peen some clearance but to get enough I messed up the profile of the fender. After buying a

[RBW] Re: 60cm Cheviot Owner Questions: Which Hitch-mounted Bike Racks Work & Largest Tire Width With Fenders

2017-05-24 Thread Howard Hatten
Single brakes can be bought from Paul Components Howard -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to rbw-owners-bunch+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To

[RBW] 60cm Cheviot Owner Questions: Which Hitch-mounted Bike Racks Work & Largest Tire Width With Fenders

2017-05-22 Thread Howard Hatten
2. I second the saris freedom for the 60 Cheviot. I use it weekly and it is a solid platform for the step through frame. 3 I'm using the VO Zepplin 52 fenders with Compass Snoqualmie pass tires. The rear fender fit under the tectro r559 brake but I had to use a Paul racer brake on the front

[RBW] FS: Big Agnes Fly Creek UL 1

2017-05-21 Thread Howard Hatten
Bought this tent trying to downsize my load. Used it 1night, just to small for me. Asking $150 shipped Lower 48. Contact off list if interested. Howard Livonia Mi -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this

Re: [RBW] 60cm Cheviot Owner Questions: Which Hitch-mounted Bike Racks Work & Largest Tire Width With Fenders

2017-05-22 Thread Howard Hatten
Rene, If you could post a photo of your Cheviot on the 1 up I would appreciate it. Thanks Howard Livonia Mi -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to

[RBW] Re: 60cm Cheviot Owner Questions: Which Hitch-mounted Bike Racks Work & Largest Tire Width With Fenders

2017-05-27 Thread Howard Hatten
Sean Here's some shots of the 52 zeppelin on a 60 Cheviot. Pretty sure the Barlow Pass would be best with the Tectro on the front. https://www.flickr.com/photos/136422809@N08/shares/x786VA Howard Livonia Mi -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW

[RBW] Re: 60cm Cheviot Owner Questions: Which Hitch-mounted Bike Racks Work & Largest Tire Width With Fenders

2017-05-27 Thread Howard Hatten
One more shot https://flic.kr/p/TYPifr Howard -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to rbw-owners-bunch+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To post to

[RBW] Re: 60cm Cheviot Owner Questions: Which Hitch-mounted Bike Racks Work & Largest Tire Width With Fenders

2017-05-27 Thread Howard Hatten
Thanks Michael Starting to rethink my rack situation Howard Livonia Mj -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to

[RBW] Basket narrower than the Wald 137?

2017-06-07 Thread Howard Hatten
I copied the basket hack that Bill Lindsay posted about. Just unwind all the wires on the sides and back then drop the top ring down rewind the wires. Here's a photo. https://www.flickr.com/gp/136422809@N08/HS78kF Howard Livonia Mi -- You received this message because you are subscribed to

[RBW] Re: Basket narrower than the Wald 137?

2017-06-07 Thread Howard Hatten
I used a vice grips to unwind the wires. I used an end cutter to clip the excess length & a Dremel to debur the sharp edges. Howard -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails

[RBW] Re: New Chev

2017-05-05 Thread Howard Hatten
I like the Pletscher Clem rack that Riv sells. Here's a photo on my Chev. Howard Livonia Mi https://www.flickr.com/gp/136422809@N08/03gj10 -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving

[RBW] Re: FS: Big Agnes Fly Creek UL 1

2017-05-21 Thread Howard Hatten
Tent is sold Thanks all Howard On Sunday, May 21, 2017 at 5:08:41 PM UTC-4, Philip Kim wrote: > > Howard in interested but on mobile and can't PM. > > Please email phili...@gmail.com > -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To

[RBW] Re: Hitch rack recommendations?

2017-09-13 Thread Howard Hatten
Sounds like it might be some kind of a partnership dispute. The new company is 11 miles up the road from the original. Howard ( loving my recently purchased original one-up) Livonia Mi. -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group.

Re: [RBW] Re: Large Saddlesack in Olive FS $175

2017-11-26 Thread Howard Hatten
Birdman, Here’s the large olive on my Atlantis https://www.flickr.com/gp/136422809@N08/S5D1u2 Howard Livonia Mi -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an

[RBW] Re: Question regarding Mark's HAR + 32F mini combo installation?

2017-11-01 Thread Howard Hatten
Brian, The slots on the HAR are sized for 6mm. I’m using 5mm with washer to mount mine. Howard Livonia Mi -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to

[RBW] Question regarding Mark's HAR + 32F mini combo installation?

2017-11-01 Thread Howard Hatten
Brian, I’ve been using the 32f with the HAR for 2 years on my Atlantis. No problems so far. https://www.flickr.com/photos/136422809@N08/shares/74EkUH Howard Livonia Mi. -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from

[RBW] Front rack ID on this Atlantis?

2017-12-02 Thread Howard Hatten
Looks like it might be this. http://www.bikemania.biz/nitto-campee-35f-rivendall-front-high-rider-pannier-bicycle-rack.html Howard Livonia Mi -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop

[RBW] Bags for Hub Area Racks

2018-05-09 Thread Howard Hatten
Hi Joe, These are Ortlieb Sport Packers on a HAR with Hoop. https://www.flickr.com/gp/136422809@N08/155Wn9 Howard Livonia Mi. -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from

[RBW] Clem-L, Bosco handlebars: where to put the bell?

2018-05-10 Thread Howard Hatten
Hi Rod. This location works well for me. Flick it with the forefinger. https://www.flickr.com/gp/136422809@N08/M5WtMu Howard Livonia Mi -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving

Re: [RBW] Bags for Hub Area Racks

2018-05-10 Thread Howard Hatten
HAR dimensions https://www.flickr.com/gp/136422809@N08/1G1RD9 Howard Livonia Mi -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to

[RBW] Re: Clem-L, Bosco handlebars: where to put the bell?

2018-05-10 Thread Howard Hatten
Virgil, The pocket tender is larger than the space in the triangle. I think it would be usable if you had to have it there. If you have center pull brakes it’s not possible. I have the Paul cable hanger and it’s in the way. https://www.flickr.com/gp/136422809@N08/E99pd6 Howard Livonia Mi --

[RBW] Pedal Retention Questions

2018-05-05 Thread Howard Hatten
Patrick, I have a set of power grips I no longer use. PM your mailing info and I’ll send them to you. N. C. Howard Livonia Mi. -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "RBW Owners Bunch" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails

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