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04-15-21, 02:37 PM
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Posted By browngw

The 1979 and 1977 Canadian sold models. The...

The 1979 and 1977 Canadian sold models. The non-chain case 1977 was sold at the Canadian Vintage Bicycle Show in 2018. The decals on the 77 were actually better than SWAT....
04-15-21, 01:28 PM
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Posted By dweenk

You should be able to read a key number on the...

You should be able to read a key number on the face of the lock. Give that to a locksmith and have a key made.
Or go here:...
04-14-21, 08:40 PM
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Posted By Hproduguidon

cudak888 yes there is a key lock on the fork ...

cudak888 yes there is a key lock on the fork

but I don't have the key...
04-14-21, 06:22 PM
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Posted By gster

I still want one...

I still want one...
04-14-21, 08:30 AM
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Posted By Hproduguidon

Royal roadster 1975 tout chromé ...

Royal roadster 1975 tout chromé
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04-13-21, 05:30 PM
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Posted By nlerner

FWIW, here in the Boston area I’ve sold 4 bikes...

FWIW, here in the Boston area I’ve sold 4 bikes via CL in the last 6 weeks. No flaky buyers, all paid what I was asking (I set my prices relatively low compared to the flipper crap that makes up most...
04-13-21, 03:58 PM
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Posted By clubman

There were many variants. The Indonesian...

There were many variants. The Indonesian production lasted years. Holland, Canada, Ireland, South Africa all assembled Sports and Roadsters at one point in time or another to avoid tariffs.
American...
04-13-21, 10:51 AM
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Posted By Smokinapankake

As a bona-fide FRN (F'n Rail Nut) this poster IS...

As a bona-fide FRN (F'n Rail Nut) this poster IS the greatest bike shop poster ever. Magnificent!
04-13-21, 10:31 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 173
Posted By J-Shooter

Wrapping up a Paletti Track & a new Raleigh Team USA Pro Track

Hey guys, I wanted to share some pics of my Paletti Pista that is nearing completion. I have a set of Campy Record pedals that need rebuilding, I am waiting on a binder bolt, and I need to pick out a...
04-13-21, 10:31 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 728
Posted By dddd

Perhaps the OP could give the seller a link to...

Perhaps the OP could give the seller a link to this thread?

It comes down to price, price and price.

The bike has been very poorly cared for and looks to be worth perhaps a couple of hundred...
04-13-21, 09:09 AM
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Posted By IsleRide

Someone's in front of me on this one looking at...

Someone's in front of me on this one looking at it today. I didn't respond right away either as I had just missed a '53 with Dynamo, black headlight and black reflector for $95 that I would have...
04-13-21, 06:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 195
Posted By JohnDThompson

If the yoke nlerner posted looks too pedestrian...

If the yoke nlerner posted looks too pedestrian for you, there was also a Gran Compe version:
04-12-21, 09:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 229
Posted By brianhamp

The marks on the head tube is glue residue from...

The marks on the head tube is glue residue from the previous head badge decal...
It looks nice but I was just not sure.... I thought I would ask here for others opinions...
04-12-21, 08:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 229
Posted By thumpism

You showed everything but the headbadge. Is the...

You showed everything but the headbadge. Is the bike a Flying Pigeon? There are bikes like this that are recent examples of machines that have been produced by the same company for decades, like the...
04-12-21, 07:19 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 777
Posted By lajt

Inaugural ride

The inaugural ride of the De Bernardi! Thanks everybody for walking me through this project. I hope it's not too much of an abomination that I put mustache bars instead of drop bars on it (or the...
04-12-21, 04:40 PM
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Views: 227
Posted By nlerner

The SGPs I’ve seen came with alloy 700c wheels,...

The SGPs I’ve seen came with alloy 700c wheels, as opposed to the 27” steel wheels on the GP. Stock was also SunTour barcon shifters. All excellent upgrades.
04-12-21, 04:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 390
Posted By Doug Fattic

I've had a couple of framebuiding class students...

I've had a couple of framebuiding class students choose those lugs. There are 2 different sets very similar to each other. I don't remember where my students got them or if they were in my large...
04-12-21, 03:00 PM
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Views: 390
Posted By unterhausen

Those were standard lugs. Used to be easily...

Those were standard lugs. Used to be easily available, but they are getting scarce. Just saw some trade hands on facebook for more than I would want to spend on them.

I imagine Bulgie has a set.
04-12-21, 01:31 PM
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Posted By bikemig

Parts are a poor way to date a bike since they...

Parts are a poor way to date a bike since they can be swapped out but those Mafacs look pretty old.

These look like the early ones from the 50s:

VeloBase.com - Component: MAFAC Racer (first...
04-12-21, 08:22 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 728
Posted By francophile

This ^^ The seller isn't being forthright...

This ^^

The seller isn't being forthright with you. That's not just "surface rust" and I say this because "surface" implies the corrosion is on top of the chrome. What you're showing in those...
04-12-21, 06:03 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 536
Posted By Johno59

Rim corrosion

Those old rims can take an awful lot of pitting whilst still remaining as effective as new - which isn't saying much unfortunately. Some even came dimpled as new to try and overcome the poor...
04-12-21, 04:48 AM
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Posted By Ghostknife

Put 10 miles on the bikes, riding to the next...

Put 10 miles on the bikes, riding to the next town over for lunch. Was a great day for a ride.

...
04-12-21, 03:39 AM
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Posted By ridelikeaturtle

I'd be more concerned about a seller lying to me....

I'd be more concerned about a seller lying to me. "The rust wasn't there before and just appeared one winter" has no credibility whatsoever.
04-11-21, 07:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 193
Posted By Velo Mule

There are three values that this bike would have....

There are three values that this bike would have. 1. If there is a child that needs a good bike, and you would have to do some work on it to be sure it is ready to ride (and they are ok with riding...
04-11-21, 07:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 193
Posted By thinktubes

Repaint = strike 1 Girls bike = strike 2 ...

Repaint = strike 1

Girls bike = strike 2

Rust = strike 3
04-11-21, 05:40 PM
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Posted By SirMike1983

I have the same label on my 1974 Sports - Made In...

I have the same label on my 1974 Sports - Made In England Assembled in USA. My bike has a Nottingham serial number. I wonder if these were broken down further than the normal bike, imported basically...
04-11-21, 01:45 PM
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Posted By clubman

I use them all the time, even have a stash, but...

I use them all the time, even have a stash, but these are for Roadster and Sports tires so they're low pressure. Where else will I source EA1, EA3, 650B, 26 x 1 3/4 etc. This is some of my NIB stock,...
04-11-21, 12:10 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 919
Posted By Charles Wahl

I'm not sure what you're getting at -- I've been...

I'm not sure what you're getting at -- I've been happy enough with the way mine operate, and don't feel they're sloppy; I have widened the lever's ears when installing if I've noticed any...
04-11-21, 12:08 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 919
Posted By 79pmooney

Perspective - all aluminum breaks if it is indeed...

Perspective - all aluminum breaks if it is indeed used long enough. You can overbuild it to last longer than a lifetime but it will still break. And that failure will probably be during use. By...
04-11-21, 12:06 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 7,839
Posted By JaccoW

No updates on the tandem this week but I did want...

No updates on the tandem this week but I did want to share this cool Sparta tandem I ran across last week. Notice the handlebars of the stoker. ;)

http://i.imgur.com/qBeOKIU.jpg...
04-11-21, 12:02 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,195
Posted By jamesdak

Still hacking away at getting this suited to a...

Still hacking away at getting this suited to a purpose. With the 28mm tires on it and now a Brooks saddle it may replace the recently sold Ventoux as my main century ride. Still not happy with the...
04-11-21, 09:04 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 919
Posted By The Golden Boy

Throw in a Helicomatic to raise your chances a...

Throw in a Helicomatic to raise your chances a bit more...
04-11-21, 07:14 AM
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Views: 919
Posted By nlerner

Wow! If we ever meet in person, please go easy...

Wow! If we ever meet in person, please go easy when shaking my hand.
04-11-21, 07:00 AM
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Posted By paulb_in_bkln

That must be the Rudge version of the Raleigh...

That must be the Rudge version of the Raleigh Space Rider. I found one of those for my friend Max, but with the three speed with the coaster brake. This one looks like it just came out of its...
04-11-21, 05:47 AM
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Posted By thumpism

Not a 3-speed but just look at that finish! ...

Not a 3-speed but just look at that finish!

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/173463321286800
...
04-10-21, 11:34 PM
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Posted By jPrichard10

I am in stitches over this! But mostly because I...

I am in stitches over this! But mostly because I noticed each mistake one at a time, and didn't catch "13 speed" until the very end!
04-10-21, 10:23 PM
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Posted By thumpism

Ah, the missing barcon locknut, second only to...

Ah, the missing barcon locknut, second only to the legendary Lambert pedal missing dustcap in the realm of bicycle parts gone astray.
04-10-21, 07:30 PM
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Posted By cb400bill

No, no, no, and no. ...

No, no, no, and no.

https://detroit.craigslist.org/mcb/bik/d/saint-clair-shores-1972-miyata-13-speed/7290884078.html 1972 Miyata 13 speed - $400I have a 13 speed Miata road bike. mostly for a tall...
04-10-21, 06:03 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 458
Posted By clubman

Brits were particularly fond of dual purpose...

Brits were particularly fond of dual purpose bikes, road and track or sometimes referred to path bikes. You'd ride a freewheel to a race event, possibly with a detachable mudguard . Remove the...
04-10-21, 04:01 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 458
Posted By Charles Wahl

Peter Kohler's "Retro Raleighs" article on...

Peter Kohler's "Retro Raleighs" article on Lentons (hosted by sheldonbrown.com)
https://www.sheldonbrown.com/retroraleighs/lenton-kohler.html
There's a cycle museum on Bainbridge Island that has a...
04-10-21, 01:00 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 458
Posted By b dub

So why did they feel the need to have this dual...

So why did they feel the need to have this dual purpose hub? In the old days other than on the track why would someone use a bike like this as a fixie? I must be missing something.
04-10-21, 12:44 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 458
Posted By niliraga

Presumably, you run the risk of...

Presumably, you run the risk of stretching/breaking the RD if you try to slow the bike with cranks while riding fixed? or even if you simply "fail to keep up", so to speak? Unlike a simple tensioner,...
04-10-21, 09:26 AM
Replies: 498
Views: 74,001
Posted By gugie

And the greatest bike shop poster ever: ...

And the greatest bike shop poster ever:

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04-10-21, 08:54 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 588
Posted By unterhausen

I think the caps were cast that way, not panto'd....

I think the caps were cast that way, not panto'd. The flat plates on trek seat stays were stamped. It's not that easy to fake such things, but I guess if it was actually machined instead of cast...
04-10-21, 08:11 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 400
Posted By scarlson

You should be able to do a file, then sandpaper,...

You should be able to do a file, then sandpaper, then polish. Just go slow so you don't take off more than necessary.

If it makes you feel any better, my actual René Herse is full of these sorts...
04-10-21, 07:52 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 588
Posted By Spaghetti Legs

Well I was gonna say for sure a repaint, then I...

Well I was gonna say for sure a repaint, then I see that has already been established. OP, no doubt that’s a real Colnago and I think you will enjoy that bike. It’s a very cool machine! As far as...
04-10-21, 07:51 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 588
Posted By repechage

The expected seat post would be something like...

The expected seat post would be something like this:

...
04-10-21, 07:29 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,902
Posted By T-Mar

That confirms what we already knew but doesn't...

That confirms what we already knew but doesn't resolve Mount's statement. Either he got his 1977-1978 dates wrong or contrary to his statement, Marinoni built frames for AMF for more than one year....
04-10-21, 06:46 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 267
Posted By mountaindave

Wow - it even has a dynamo front hub! That would...

Wow - it even has a dynamo front hub! That would be a stunning townie. A front basket and Bob’s your uncle. If I didn’t already have a Peugeot, Schwinn and Ross step through in the stable. It will...
04-10-21, 06:01 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,902
Posted By verktyg

Gorski

Thanks for clearing up that "mystery".

US Olympic Team member and Pro Cyclist George Mount was a SF Bay Area cycling fixture for many years. He was also somewhat active in the local Classic...
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