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Gearhead challenge! Identify this, uh, part...
Posted by: mikebw
Date: November 16, 2007 02:43PM
This was downhill from the Bug, but I don't think its part of it, unless the VW had boxed frame rails...

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Re: Gearhead challenge! Identify this, uh, part...
Posted by: Jimmypoo
Date: November 16, 2007 02:52PM
That spindle is clearly a Bosch 14-NDC-1a from 1973
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Re: Gearhead challenge! Identify this, uh, part...
Posted by: Racer X
Date: November 16, 2007 02:58PM
clearly an older American car. It actually has a frame.
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Re: Gearhead challenge! Identify this, uh, part...
Posted by: billb
Date: November 16, 2007 03:01PM


Not a lot of respect for the Earth going on there.

That's along a bike path ?
Where a kid could get hurt / tetanus ?


Nice pics though.
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Re: Gearhead challenge! Identify this, uh, part...
Posted by: mikebw
Date: November 16, 2007 03:06PM
Well these parts aren't so much "on" the trail as I was riding all over the place, but with the leaves mostly gone you can see a lot more than before.

I think there used to be a road that went through this part but it's all foot trails now. Pretty clean overall actually.
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Re: Gearhead challenge! Identify this, uh, part...
Posted by: slbett
Date: November 16, 2007 03:13PM
Looks to me like tulip-maple tree hybrid. Oh, that rusty thing under the leaves, sorry can't make it out.



Edited 1 time(s). Last edit at 11/16/2007 03:14PM by slbett.
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Re: Gearhead challenge! Identify this, uh, part...
Posted by: mrbigstuff
Date: November 16, 2007 03:23PM
mike, tell me that is not the Fells... ???



Hurts like a bastid...
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Re: Gearhead challenge! Identify this, uh, part...
Posted by: Article Accelerator
Date: November 16, 2007 03:42PM
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Jimmypoo
That spindle is clearly a Bosch 14-NDC-1a from 1973

Nope--it's a 1969 Borg Warner TR-7886. The pawl for the self-adjuster had that unique shape.
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Re: Gearhead challenge! Identify this, uh, part...
Posted by: mikebw
Date: November 16, 2007 03:52PM
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mrbigstuff
mike, tell me that is not the Fells... ???

Not sure what you're talking about. But I guess that answers your question.
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Re: Gearhead challenge! Identify this, uh, part...
Posted by: mrbigstuff
Date: November 16, 2007 03:54PM
yes. thanks. it would have been too weird, if it was.



Hurts like a bastid...
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Re: Gearhead challenge! Identify this, uh, part...
Posted by: billb
Date: November 16, 2007 04:06PM
Stab in the dark.
Fells = Fellsway Mountain Bike Trail ?
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Re: Gearhead challenge! Identify this, uh, part...
Posted by: Harbourmaster
Date: November 16, 2007 04:19PM
quite a mess you have there, not Volkswagen...



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Re: Gearhead challenge! Identify this, uh, part...
Posted by: mrbigstuff
Date: November 16, 2007 07:09PM
stabbed correct, there, Mr Bill.



Hurts like a bastid...
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Re: Gearhead challenge! Identify this, uh, part...
Posted by: fmgtech
Date: November 16, 2007 09:16PM
It's either a Binsford 3367-511A or a Cray XMP-11. I would have to do a carbon xray to be sure.
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