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Old 10-13-19, 04:17 PM
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Maybe they need to go hang it in the garage?
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Vintage city/hybrid bike with Brooks and Shimano 600 - $50 (san mateo)

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Fitty Bux? DANG!
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Old 10-13-19, 04:20 PM
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Fitty Bux? DANG!
2cam territory
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Old 10-14-19, 10:51 AM
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Fitty Bux? DANG!
seriously, with the brooks and leather grips and arabesque group that would part out at least $400-500 I bet. I would snap that up in a heartbeat, keep the leather and part out the rest.
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Old 10-14-19, 02:07 PM
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Originally Posted by RubeRad View Post
seriously, with the brooks and leather grips and arabesque group that would part out at least $400-500 I bet. I would snap that up in a heartbeat, keep the leather and part out the rest.
Totally agree, upside down or not, that is a sweet deal...
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Old 10-14-19, 02:24 PM
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^^^^^^ Even a SKOORB and a 009 gruppo are worth $50......
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Check under your couch cushions for change

https://minneapolis.craigslist.org/h...996262699.html

UnderUnused MN02 Bonanza Bicycle by Marc Newson from Biomega - $16900 (Minneapolis)

Under $17K!

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Old 10-15-19, 05:38 AM
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https://sfbay.craigslist.org/sby/bik...990896963.html



Pretty much speaks for itself.

50+mph 12,600W Electric Mountain Bike - Full Suspension Enduro Style ZERO EMISSION

This bike is programmed to meet the legal limit for street-use at the time of purchase (28mph @750W).

You'll need to sign a waiver which states that your intended use is for "PRIVATE-PROPERTY USE ONLY" and it releases all the safety liabilities and is sold as-is with the purchaser taking the full risks of anything which may result in property damages, injuries, accidents or even death.
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Old 10-15-19, 03:55 PM
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17hp.. actually it looks like it'd be great fun. Guessing the waiver is a more a sign of the times than a comment on the power.
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Old 10-15-19, 04:25 PM
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Yeah, following most vehicle laws is considered "optional" these days, especially in California. But people still fear being sued ...

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Old 10-15-19, 09:40 PM
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"Only issue is..."

Schwinn Super Sport Purple 1970ish 10 Speed Steel Road Bike 55cm - $250 (Eugene)












"Good running schwinn with front rack and f/r dyno hubs. Rides shifts and brakes well. Only issue is rear generator is rubbing against the wheel and may need to be adjusted or removed.

Email text or call 704-614-155eight

bicycle frame material: steel
bicycle type: road
frame size: 55
wheel size: 27 in"

https://charlotte.craigslist.org/bik...984341482.html

(I actually feel angry with the author of this ad, so rather than rant...)
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Old 10-16-19, 07:22 AM
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^^^^^ He can't sell that bike; it matches his rug.
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Old 10-16-19, 07:24 AM
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"The rug really ties the room together."
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Old 10-16-19, 07:39 AM
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The frame is also bent from a front impact.
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Old 10-16-19, 09:08 AM
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Not Ebay or CL, but still a bit wacky

https://www.parktool.com/product/whe...ing-stand-ts-1

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Old 10-16-19, 09:13 AM
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Originally Posted by bwilli88 View Post
The frame is also bent from a front impact.
Is that chainstay bend normal, above the kickstand? Or maybe someone sat on the bike while kickstand was down? Chainstays in general seem misshapen, but maybe that's just the bike.
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Old 10-16-19, 09:27 AM
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Only $3,899 for this vintage RARE 1970s Royce Union Fixed Gear bike! https://www.ebay.com/itm/254385824099

No extra charge for the bent fork, of course.

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Old 10-16-19, 11:35 AM
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What a bizzare ad. And what is all over this thing?

https://sanantonio.craigslist.org/bi...000732866.html

Ad reads:

If u want need a road bike and do not have a lot of money this one as a straight solid very lightweight frame. I looked it over carefully. It is in good shape. Bike Needs wheels, that's about 20 each. It has realer' I took off to check it. Raler is in well working condition.
Getting back to what is needed pedals crank gear get that online for under 20 an a good one to. Wish I could keep this bike my self. I am down sizing my bikes I was thinking of keeping this one cause it is much lighter then my Montgomery but that one I have been on many marathons with such as the ms Valero bike to the beach.
When I got that bike it needed a total overhaul it coast me bout 375.00 to get my Montgomery on the road again. It was a rust bucket when I got her. I am asking $70.00 for the road champ. Thk u for yr intrest if I don't get back right away I will soon
P.s. I will tweak it upon purchase & if u like an do have tires tubes what ever else I will put on free of charge if u like. I enjoy wrenching on bikes thx




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Old 10-16-19, 12:31 PM
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All your r(e)aler(') are belong to us.
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Old 10-16-19, 03:39 PM
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Even more bizzare. I asked him what is all over it and he said "gold leaf ".
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Sloppy medical tape with sloppy gold paint?
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Old 10-16-19, 05:12 PM
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Not sure if this is crazy or cool, but it is an eye catcher!

https://tampa.craigslist.org/pnl/bik...999207670.html

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So much purple...

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The frame is also bent from a front impact.
So much purple, I missed that.
Good eye.
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Not sure if this is crazy or cool, but it is an eye catcher!

https://tampa.craigslist.org/pnl/bik...999207670.html

Better hope there are no hills on the way home, after the fuel runs out.
Standing to climb?
5% grade?
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Old 10-16-19, 08:09 PM
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Looking for $800 . or trade for something worth 1,200 .
https://orangecounty.craigslist.org/...995658943.html

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Plum Crazy

Originally Posted by machinist42 View Post

Schwinn Super Sport Purple 1970ish 10 Speed Steel Road Bike 55cm - $250 (Eugene)












"Good running schwinn with front rack and f/r dyno hubs. Rides shifts and brakes well. Only issue is rear generator is rubbing against the wheel and may need to be adjusted or removed.

Email text or call 704-614-155eight

bicycle frame material: steel
bicycle type: road
frame size: 55
wheel size: 27 in"

https://charlotte.craigslist.org/bik...984341482.html

(I actually feel angry with the author of this ad, so rather than rant...)
And so I'll rant.

The "front rack" appears to be a rear rack cobbled onto the front.

Yes, the frame is severely bent from a front end collision, and the rear chain stays may be too?

But the kicker is I don't think it's a Super Sport, unless they sported the oval headbadge at some point in their run? The headtube seems to feature filet brazing, but it's noticeably absent everywhere else. I think it's a redecaled Continental or Varsity. The handlebars are steel. The downtube cable stop is wrong for a Super Sport. The seat post is super skinny. The seat stays are not positioned like any Super Sport I've seen, and are not bullet points.

But yeah, the rug and the bike are purple overload; I hadn't even noticed.
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