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Anyone looking for a folder project (Dahon Mu frameset)?
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For two years now i've had a brand new/never ridden black Dahon Mu frameset (20" wheels), along with a Dahon seatpost, sitting in my storage closet. I thought i would one day get around to building…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Ian Villaceran Aug 11, 2015.

I'm looking for chicago's most experienced EBB specialist
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i have a Scott SUB 10.; it's an IGH/disc brake hybrid that uses an eccentric bottom bracket (EBB) for chain tension. it's an external clamp style EBB w/ two pinch bolts.the EBB on my bike…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Dan Allison 5.0 mi May 23, 2014.

New member intro + an IGH question
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Hello all, I'm a daily bike commuter here in Chicago, from my home in the West Loop up to my job in downtown Evanston (woo-hoo reverse commuter!).  My dedicated foul-weather/winter bike (Scott SUB…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Mike Bullis 5.5-6.5 miles Dec 17, 2012.

 

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Dan Allison 5.0 mi replied to Yasmeen's discussion What does the "world of cycling" look like to you?
"as a father of a newborn and a toddler, i don't have a whole lot of free time these days to think about what the "world of cycling" looks like to me. i'm just glad that i've structured my life to make it easy for me to be a…"
Apr 26
Dan Allison 5.0 mi replied to Steve Mac's discussion How long does your commute have to be ?
"i sweat WAY too much to wear anything but cycle clothing on my commute if temps are above freezing. and my commute is only 5 miles one-way. i start sweating even if i just look at one of my bikes. hell, here i am typing a message on an internet…"
Apr 26
Ian Villaceran replied to Dan Allison 5.0 mi's discussion Anyone looking for a folder project (Dahon Mu frameset)?
"Hello, Do you still have this frame? Please call/text me 847-454-6590. Thank you! Ian"
Aug 11, 2015
Dan Allison 5.0 mi and gopack13 are now friends
Aug 10, 2015
aviator replied to Dan Allison 5.0 mi's discussion Anyone looking for a folder project (Dahon Mu frameset)?
"I def want it if it's still for sale. Inbox me."
Aug 10, 2015
Dan Allison 5.0 mi replied to Dan Allison 5.0 mi's discussion Anyone looking for a folder project (Dahon Mu frameset)?
"yep, it sure is. "
Jul 10, 2015
Lee Roy replied to Dan Allison 5.0 mi's discussion Anyone looking for a folder project (Dahon Mu frameset)?
"I believe the hubs for this bike are proprietary, Dahon being only supplier. Variying qualities of wheelsets are available from Dahon directly. The MU frameset may only take Dahon's derailleur. It's not too spendy if that is the…"
Jul 1, 2015
Yasmeen replied to Dan Allison 5.0 mi's discussion Anyone looking for a folder project (Dahon Mu frameset)?
"Still available?"
Jul 1, 2015
Dan Allison 5.0 mi replied to Dan Allison 5.0 mi's discussion I'm looking for chicago's most experienced EBB specialist
"^ nice, i live in the west loop, bridgeport is not even a hop, skip and a jump away, and also, coincidentally, a neighborhood my wife and i are considering a move to. i'll shoot you an email and will take it from there. thanks again!"
May 23, 2014
Legacy Frameworks replied to Dan Allison 5.0 mi's discussion I'm looking for chicago's most experienced EBB specialist
"My workshop is in Bridgeport - 1048 W 37th street. Send me an email levi at legacyframeworks.com and lets setup a time that you can come out.  Levi"
May 23, 2014
Dan Allison 5.0 mi replied to Dan Allison 5.0 mi's discussion I'm looking for chicago's most experienced EBB specialist
"^ thanks for your reply Levi! since there don't seem to be any other better options being offered, i'm inclined to let you have a look at my EBB and offer suggestions/attempt to repair it (fairly compensated, of courses). are you located…"
May 23, 2014
Legacy Frameworks replied to Dan Allison 5.0 mi's discussion I'm looking for chicago's most experienced EBB specialist
"I wouldn't consider myself an expert in all things EBB, but all of the bike I have built in the last 2 years have had EBBs. I used the Easton style (yours) last year on a handful of bikes, but recently switched to the Bushnell. The former uses…"
May 23, 2014
dan brown replied to Dan Allison 5.0 mi's discussion I'm looking for chicago's most experienced EBB specialist
"that's why his name is notorious... "
May 22, 2014
notoriousDUG replied to Dan Allison 5.0 mi's discussion I'm looking for chicago's most experienced EBB specialist
"Or I could just check the forum each morning... "
May 22, 2014
notoriousDUG replied to Dan Allison 5.0 mi's discussion I'm looking for chicago's most experienced EBB specialist
"There are a couple of potential fixes for it, the easiest one being carbon paste.  "
May 22, 2014
Skip Montanaro 14.5mi replied to Dan Allison 5.0 mi's discussion I'm looking for chicago's most experienced EBB specialist
"Chainlink handle: NotoriousDUG. Local expert bike mechanic. "
May 22, 2014

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What I ride:
Road, Hybrid, Cyclocross, Folding Bike
The kind of riding I do:
Recreational, Exercise, Commuting, Around Town
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i like bikes

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