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Old 01-02-19, 07:56 PM
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cookie!!!
My favorite jersey. Unfortunately after the holidays my waist is starting to make me look like I'm the Cookie Monster - working on that...
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Old 01-02-19, 08:48 PM
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These "show your <color> bike" threads are among the best on the net.

There's no other resource like it for those building a bike and getting ideas.
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Old 01-02-19, 09:28 PM
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Originally Posted by SurferRosa View Post
These "show your <color> bike" threads are among the best on the net.

There's no other resource like it for those building a bike and getting ideas.
Glad you found us, welcome aboard. We can enable like you have never seen.
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Old 01-02-19, 10:30 PM
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1972 PX10


1983 PSV10
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Old 01-03-19, 06:24 PM
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I finished restoring this one a couple months ago. 1939 Monark Five Bar Model GT495.
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Old 01-03-19, 06:42 PM
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I finished restoring this one a couple months ago. 1939 Monark Five Bar Model GT495.
That's awesome, great work!
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Old 01-04-19, 11:24 AM
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I have a couple of white bikes, but only a photo of one at the moment.

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Old 01-01-20, 01:23 AM
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Happy new decade, everyone. Please post pictures of white bikes.
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Old 01-01-20, 02:39 AM
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My 86 Peloton

84 Faggin.
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Old 01-01-20, 07:50 AM
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Well this one hasn't been shared in this thread. The beautiful Paletti that was built this past year. Found the silver Campagnolo 9 speed groupset right before building it, perfect match in my opinion.

This is how I finally finished it up with a sort deep set of silver rimmed wheels:


This is my work of art bike.

Look how smooth that is and that paint, LOVE!

All details are paint except for the headbadge and Columbus EL OS label.

Chrome is sweet as are the "flames" on the bike.
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Old 01-01-20, 09:37 AM
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Originally Posted by Mr_Asifi View Post

1972 PX10


1983 PSV10
Only the first im
age loaded for me before replying, the white PX t]-10 was a defining bike boom aspiration bike.
what brand of brake holders/pads?
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Old 01-01-20, 09:42 AM
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Old 01-01-20, 09:58 AM
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Only one new one this year! 1997 Softride Norwester


Last year's post:
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Same as last year!
~1991 Basso Laguna - made in the USA by Aegis
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1999 Lemond Zurich - 853 Reynolds frame and Calfee carbon/titanium fork.
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1989 Cannondale SR800
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Just realized that ALL FOUR of my white bikes are MADE IN THE USA
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Old 01-01-20, 10:27 AM
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71 Crescent 318

73 Raleigh Grand Sports
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Old 01-01-20, 10:33 AM
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My Bianchi beater bike and a PX10.



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Old 01-01-20, 10:34 AM
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DeBErnardi

This was my first "real" race bike. My local shop purchased the frameset through Zar International in late 1995 and i built it using a Campy Mirage groupset from a brand new parted out carbon Allez

The bike went through parts pretty quick being a race bike that got a ton of miles and eventually it was a real hodge podge of just whatever i could find to keep it rolling and it was retired in 2002

I decided to rebuild it about 4 years ago and the goal was to build it into my 1996 era grail bike - so i turned it over to my local framebuilder who filled the dents with brazing material, had it repainted and sourced parts from that time period that make me happy to look at -- so its now primarily Chorus with Delta brakes and Zonda wheels



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Old 01-01-20, 11:29 AM
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White Bikes? Let's See...

Yeah, I've got a couple.

Here's my Specialized Sequoia commuter:




... and my Peugeot PFN-10, also a commuter:




... and my Barracuda winter commuter:




... and my old UO8 winter commuter, which now belongs to my bro-in-law:


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Old 01-01-20, 02:09 PM
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One of my first rebuilds was a 70s UO-8 and I had a specific vision for it, red accents.....


rebuilt in 2011
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Old 01-01-20, 02:40 PM
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One of my first rebuilds was a 70s UO-8 and I had a specific vision for it, red accents.....


rebuilt in 2011
So, how do you like it now?

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So, how do you like it now?

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This was back in the days I thought I could ride a 25" frame, I can't, my ideal frame is 23 or 22.5, so this bike got sold on not long after I completed the rebuild.
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Old 01-01-20, 08:02 PM
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It's not done yet, but here's a UO-18 mixte I'm working on. Nearly there.


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first ride of the decade on a white bike !

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Old 01-02-20, 04:52 PM
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1984 Raleigh Corsa (Lightweight Unit)


I bought this new in 1984 (replace my stolen Roberts), first year for the Corsa, only year in this paint (Oyster - pearl white). Not the original groupset, now first generation Shimano 600 SIS (bought in 1986), Bicycle built up by Steve Taylor, mechanic on the ANC-Halfords squad on the 1987 TdeF (he's mentioned in the well-known book, Wide-Eyed and Legless - about the squad in the 87 tour). Other components: Cinelli 1a stem, Cinelli Giro d'Italia bar, Rolls saddle (red suede but faded after 3 + decades and Shimano 105 SLR brake levers. Original seatpin and pedals (although I have Shimano 600 replacements.

Thanks for looking, John.
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My white bike, a Nashbar fame with a mix of parts.
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