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Last one before I pack it in.
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I know, seat's not far enough back... I tried.
 
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Going freewheel. A long caliper brake isn't gonna cut it for me. Cantilever brakes are my solution for quick stops. They have appeal while adding bling.
Made a cable hanger the seat post clamp bolt passes through to get started. V- brake clamps work like a charm. No fender or foot interference. I smoothed and polished the clamps.
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As kids we used electric tape to decorate our bicycles. My friend's father worked for a utility company. He kept various color of tapes around. I was wrapping my bars at my friend's house one day when suddenly his mother busted in upset at both of us. I was dismissed midway of finishing without a grip or tape. Rode around for months with one grip. I got used to it and recently thought to bring it back.
Generally I use one grip on the drive side with a single control. I switched it around this time because the kid who rode with the bar parked it against something that caused scratches. The tape conceals them.
 
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The Huret speedo is DOA:cry: Possible fix link.

Have a complete Stewart Warner and a cable for the Cycle(whatever brand) and a seized Huret head.
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The coupling nut sizes are all different:confused: @Matti
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The cable ends are all the same @2.5mm or 1/8''. The Cycle cable end at the wheel drive is smaller @1.9mm - 1/16''.
Dremel tool cables fit FYI.
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Tried to Ferris Bueller the miles back with a drill😁 Direction had to be reverse to move the needle.
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Kind of suspected there would be rocker interference. The drive wheel axle hole doesn't reach the dropout notch. I need a worm gear drive type.
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Thank you @KJV, Recently saw a YT video using that to fix reading glasses:thumbsup:

Like your style hamppea. Really love that groovy back tire.
Thanks man, haven't ridden on it yet🤞

Cleaned and polished the Stewart Warner parts. Not sure what size wheel it's for. The other speedo's marked 20'' on the dial. No drive wheel for that one.
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Placed it on the bars, disliked it. Blocked views over and under... wasn't liking the clutter close to the light.
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Found a visible spot out of the way I did like. Could be a straighter run, threaded in without forcing the cable. Pretty rigid, doesn't flop around or rub the tire during normal turning.
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Thoroughly enjoyed the entire album working through the evening, helped me make it.
 
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