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Posted By zukahn1

As is if it rides OK brakes work wheels spin...

As is if it rides OK brakes work wheels spin strait tubes hold pressure and tires are ok. I would say $300-400 value likely worth more parted out.
07-06-20, 07:35 PM
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Posted By zukahn1

Also I should have pointed earlier out but you...

Also I should have pointed earlier out but you need to readjust the cable tension screw adjuster several tuns tighter when you switch from indexed to friction.
07-06-20, 07:11 PM
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Posted By zukahn1

The weight on most vintage mixes will be close to...

The weight on most vintage mixes will be close to the same heavy very few curb much under 30 lbs. The lightest ones I have found were early 80's Shogun top end models and Moto Grand Jubilees and...
07-06-20, 07:05 PM
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Posted By zukahn1

Good catch on that these two function late 80's...

Good catch on that these two function late 80's early 90's light action Shimmano shifters can be a bit touchy if any of the adjustments are off several of the bikes I have had with them required...
07-05-20, 09:02 PM
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Posted By zukahn1

I have s black semi rough aged but good working...

I have s black semi rough aged but good working exage and a semi nice Sora. I would part with for shipping .
07-05-20, 08:06 PM
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Posted By zukahn1

About the most awful shift system of the 70...

About the most awful shift system of the 70 though /90's bikes. IMHO you should pas on this bike .
07-05-20, 07:13 PM
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Posted By zukahn1

I will check I may have one of these in my...

I will check I may have one of these in my collection in ok shape.does it need to be a 15tr would 13t second ring be OK.?
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Posted By zukahn1

Great bike as for price If everything is good on...

Great bike as for price If everything is good on a test ride IE it is ready to ride and only needs a simple service full tune, grease and bearings $250 isn't out of line in the current market nicer...
07-05-20, 06:41 PM
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Posted By zukahn1

I would have grabbed the rack and bags off the...

I would have grabbed the rack and bags off the Blue Rampar and would have left both bikes also.
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Posted By zukahn1

Interesting bike the tubing decal indicates...

Interesting bike the tubing decal indicates lesser early 90's bike yet It has really aggressive nearly trial type geometry. Probably a European market bike sold as an entry level club racer.
07-04-20, 06:37 PM
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Posted By zukahn1

One thing you could try is breaking and flipping...

One thing you could try is breaking and flipping the chain so the other current outer side with less wear is running on the inside against the cogs this often helps with slightly noisy worn chains on...
07-04-20, 06:17 PM
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Posted By zukahn1

Yes ugly and semi cheap early 90's 2 bolt MTB...

Yes ugly and semi cheap early 90's 2 bolt MTB stem based on the bulky design and zero rise/drop.. I have seen a lot of this style lesser welded MTB stems but haven't seen one exactly like this and...
07-04-20, 06:12 PM
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Posted By zukahn1

Took nice slightly rainy 4th of July ride up to...

Took nice slightly rainy 4th of July ride up to the Skull Tree trail just outside Alma about 15 miles round trip....
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Posted By zukahn1

I'm not surprised nice actual better vintage...

I'm not surprised nice actual better vintage rider's are going for high prices online or even local
06-29-20, 09:37 PM
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Posted By zukahn1

Road up to the end of Beaver Creek Road in Pike...

Road up to the end of Beaver Creek Road in Pike forest close to the tree line so a about 800-900 feet in elevation over ten miles nearly 2hrs up and 35 minutes back First time I road the full...
06-27-20, 04:46 PM
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Posted By zukahn1

Took a very nice two hour afternoon ride up to...

Took a very nice two hour afternoon ride up to Thompson Park and a good part of the Hack trail on the MT-200. The more I ride this bike it seems the more I like it took the cheapo tire liners out...
06-26-20, 09:16 PM
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Posted By zukahn1

You can buy theme the bag fairly cheap...

You can buy theme the bag fairly cheap www.ebay.com/itm/Wheel-Master-Nipple-Washers-Spoke-Nipple-Washer-Ss-Wm-Bgof100/282588748257?epid=20630&hash=item41cb9a19e1:g:UfsAAOSw8UZaAld292058

Myself I...
06-23-20, 08:41 PM
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Posted By zukahn1

I would have just paint marked each side of the...

I would have just paint marked each side of the wrench for quick reference,
06-23-20, 08:35 PM
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Posted By zukahn1

let me know how they work I may need a set of...

let me know how they work I may need a set of triggers for one of my bikes ?
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Posted By zukahn1

Well it is a larger step through preachers frame...

Well it is a larger step through preachers frame great bike , I have owned a couple vintage preacher framed large step though's and really liked them. But a hard sell most women couldn't ride it...
06-23-20, 08:19 PM
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Posted By zukahn1

I would just tape over the label then clean...

I would just tape over the label then clean polish the cranks then take the tape off and do a light second cleaning polish with some wax.
06-23-20, 08:12 PM
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Posted By zukahn1

Some cheapo bottle cages great since I really...

Some cheapo bottle cages great since I really need two cages on all my bikes lately I have been draining two bottles on most rides and there are no safe water sources most of the places I ride.
06-23-20, 08:00 PM
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Posted By zukahn1

STX left triple Trigger mystery.

Yesterday the left STX MTB 7x3 speed trigger stopped going into 3rd high on my Raliegh MT-200. So I took everything including the trigger apart checked it perfect condition put it back together...
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Posted By zukahn1

I would put the Cannondale at about $400 looks...

I would put the Cannondale at about $400 looks like it has not been road much or at all. Note the seat post has not been trimmed which was usually done ounce the bike was sized for rider as it is...
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Posted By zukahn1

In the current market were nicer mid level hard...

In the current market were nicer mid level hard frames have gone way up I would say $150 or so as is and $200 fixed up and ready to ride. This one looks to be in good shape except for the front...
06-22-20, 07:16 PM
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Posted By zukahn1

Cleaning out some stuff I found a set of bar's I...

Cleaning out some stuff I found a set of bar's I had completely forgotten about turns out while not high end they gave my MT-200 the littler bit of room I needed to make the bike comfortable. Put...
06-20-20, 08:25 PM
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Posted By zukahn1

Same tires ...

Same tires
https://www.walmart.com/ip/Panaracer-Comet-HardPaCk-26-x-2-1-in-Folding-Tire/177126610
06-20-20, 08:15 PM
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Posted By zukahn1

As an interesting note most Panaracers and...

As an interesting note most Panaracers and Michillin tires are made buy Kenda aka Hau-Sing..Note most of these tire have k-XXX model number so pretty much the same tires at 3 different prices...
06-20-20, 07:53 PM
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Posted By zukahn1

Well one solution would be to go with a ...

Well one solution would be to go with a 90's XT MTB fd which are easily had and one would allow you to drop the adapter hanger and have much better cable routing..
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Posted By zukahn1

Please some one kill end this thread.

Please some one kill end this thread.
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Posted By zukahn1

While nice and this is great bike could you...

While nice and this is great bike could you please show us a clean nice strait full side photo and similar of the drive train.
06-19-20, 09:01 PM
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Views: 411
Posted By zukahn1

Did You at least try routing the cable on the...

Did You at least try routing the cable on the outside of the DR before going to a new FD I found these FD's work fine with both triples or extereme douples.
06-19-20, 05:22 PM
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Posted By zukahn1

Cable should go on the other outside of FD and...

Cable should go on the other outside of FD and attach on the outside. There is slight grove on the arm were the cable goes on the outer side which should make the cable line up nice with the BB...
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Posted By zukahn1

I would likely be inclined to lean to the Colnago...

I would likely be inclined to lean to the Colnago also . Yet without current pricing of each bike and some good pics Along with some actual details of the bikes,all three have variations that range...
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Posted By zukahn1

Great looking bike I would agree to the right...

Great looking bike I would agree to the right buyer it is worth more than an Ironman when this bike was originally sold it was likely the best bike in the shop performance wise. Nice bit of history...
06-19-20, 09:26 AM
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Posted By zukahn1

26.4 wasn't common on Italian road bikes, but was...

26.4 wasn't common on Italian road bikes, but was a some what common size post on Japanese built Road and MTB's so these posts are pretty easy to find.
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Posted By zukahn1

Seems like an interesting bike based on...

Seems like an interesting bike based on description I would place it as a nicer mid level French bike from the boom era. Haven't heard of a Paris Sport could you clarify is this the Brand or the...
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Posted By zukahn1

As I understand it there just wasn't a lot of...

As I understand it there just wasn't a lot of the pro-race level RBCA contract stuff made likely a few thousand of the lesser UK built road bikes, few hundred or less of the nicer Serrota US...
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Posted By zukahn1

Even in the covid market I wouldn't go over $100...

Even in the covid market I wouldn't go over $100 . Myself I would pass on this one if offered at anything over $50.
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Posted By zukahn1

Nice 88 bike current rough shape with garbage...

Nice 88 bike current rough shape with garbage bar none machedi rando grip shifts / thumbies no shifter's brakes project bike to me $100 at best. Please just pass pn this bike.
06-16-20, 08:43 PM
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Posted By zukahn1

Nice spokes on a tight budget are kinda tough...

Nice spokes on a tight budget are kinda tough correct lengths . This is why allot of bike guys save nicer spokes and nibbles off vintage wheels tell us the length and guage you need chances are a...
06-16-20, 07:19 PM
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Posted By zukahn1

The steeper one position off gives more extreme...

The steeper one position off gives more extreme offset power effect of 17% as opposed to 7% requires one be master of cadence and shifting with tree trunk legs just a bit too much for me. I have...
06-16-20, 05:29 PM
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Posted By zukahn1

Got some nice half clips in the mail so I was...

Got some nice half clips in the mail so I was able to put some smaller less blocky nice classic pedals on my Ralieigh MT-200 the change actually gives me the half inch more size I needed. Really...
06-16-20, 08:27 AM
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Posted By zukahn1

SR, Sugino and Shimaono all used made nice 110...

SR, Sugino and Shimaono all used made nice 110 classic 34 ,36 and 38 strait rings during the 6 speed era actually basically the middle ring on most 80's MTB's or the main on a lot of BMX bikes...
06-16-20, 08:13 AM
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Posted By zukahn1

I would say go with a vintage MTB/Triple with the...

I would say go with a vintage MTB/Triple with the 6speed rear and SIS also. I have bikes with essentially each of these gear setups and like the triple a lot better both work great while you have to...
06-15-20, 08:08 PM
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Posted By zukahn1

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1333/100_0868_7da584ab235ebdaebd0eb3b804c821b6e063f218.jpg...
06-15-20, 08:03 PM
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Posted By zukahn1

Well this is setup is on a 88/89 bike with 4500...

Well this is setup is on a 88/89 bike with 4500 Suntour accushift 6/7 Thumbies which seem to shift anything 6/7 nicely and the front is last generation power type friction accushift .
06-15-20, 07:49 PM
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Posted By zukahn1

It came to me today riding in the woods there is...

It came to me today riding in the woods there is a much simpler solution just buy or find some nice 25.4 riser type bar's gives me the room I need and nice sets are only $20 or so online..So...
06-15-20, 07:35 PM
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Posted By zukahn1

Took a ride up to Thompson Forest and road a bit...

Took a ride up to Thompson Forest and road a bit on the Hack trail actually saw some other bicycle trail both of us a bit surprised to see someone else on this trail on a week day.
...
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Posted By zukahn1

Well it is a vintage Schwinn so it does have some...

Well it is a vintage Schwinn so it does have some value while not great the FFS doesn't effect value much if it's in good working order. Basic Schwinn 10 speed models from the 70's and early 80's in...
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