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01-11-23, 12:22 PM
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Posted By victorm

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12-30-22, 07:22 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 3,637
Posted By smd4

I only have one bike, and by default that makes...

I only have one bike, and by default that makes it my No. 1. But even if I had more bikes, it would probably still occupy the top spot.

Itís No. 1 for many other reasons: Italian handmade...
12-18-22, 08:52 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,121
Posted By 3speedslow

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Like this colour
12-02-22, 12:13 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 691
Posted By non-fixie

I own a 32-footer and have been looking for bikes...

I own a 32-footer and have been looking for bikes to bring along to ride on terra firma whenever we'd find ourselves there. I've tried several small-wheeled folders, but didn't like them much. No way...
11-29-22, 01:49 PM
Replies: 7,994
Views: 897,585
Posted By jamesdak

Just some nice Campagnolo brakes for the stash or...

Just some nice Campagnolo brakes for the stash or maybe an upgrade on the Kirk Terraplane.
...
11-28-22, 07:09 AM
Replies: 5,832
Views: 651,682
Posted By SJX426

I needed a humble nut for a Campagnolo SL pedal...

I needed a humble nut for a Campagnolo SL pedal that was also missing a cap. jethin generously send me the pedal shown on the left.
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11-27-22, 04:17 PM
Replies: 5,832
Views: 651,682
Posted By JacobLee

I found this at an estate sale over the summer...

I found this at an estate sale over the summer with a bunch of cool parts hanging on it. I quickly un-hung the cool parts, then slowly spiffed-up the not so cool parts, and made it into an upright...
11-25-22, 03:37 PM
Replies: 5,832
Views: 651,682
Posted By BTinNYC

Polished with rubbing compound and touched up...

Polished with rubbing compound and touched up with white pinstriping paint. I'll get after the fork tomorrow, then I'm a waxing away from assembly. ...
11-23-22, 03:07 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 660
Posted By heidelbergensis

Wow, you really lucked out on finding this Comp...

Wow, you really lucked out on finding this Comp in such lovely condition, and still with the original build intact!

Coincidentally, I also acquired a '73 Comp from another user on the forum - same...
11-22-22, 04:09 PM
Replies: 5,832
Views: 651,682
Posted By Dirt Road Blues

Things are really a mess over here right now. ...

Things are really a mess over here right now.
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11-22-22, 03:56 PM
Replies: 5,832
Views: 651,682
Posted By xiaoman1

SCORE!!!!!!! :innocent:

SCORE!!!!!!! :innocent:
11-19-22, 11:42 PM
Replies: 517
Views: 196,984
Posted By JoeBass

I recently picked up a circa 1982 Ross Super Gran...

I recently picked up a circa 1982 Ross Super Gran Tour XV sporting an Ishiwata 024 frame and Shimano 600 Arabesque group. Thing is still virtually new and looks to have never been ridden. The hoods...
11-19-22, 08:33 PM
Replies: 8,494
Views: 2,736,775
Posted By grasscutter

Picked this Schwinn Probe up today. $50 as...

Picked this Schwinn Probe up today. $50 as shown.
Seller said was recently tuned up.
Rear cogs look clean and shows some new cable housing to FD.
Rides, shifts, brakes, flawless.

2 questions:...
11-17-22, 04:04 PM
Replies: 340
Views: 28,090
Posted By theofam

Man, you guys are killing me with these cool...

Man, you guys are killing me with these cool vintage Seikos! Love the detail on your dial.
11-16-22, 02:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 410
Posted By BTinNYC

Thanks gents. scarlson , your vintage is...

Thanks gents.
scarlson , your vintage is really old! Shiny stuff to go with those rims on a 70's era boulevardier. ...
11-14-22, 07:21 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,065
Posted By Murray Missile

Obsession?! :lol: Eight bikes is just the...

Obsession?! :lol: Eight bikes is just the "starter kit". :D
11-13-22, 07:42 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,065
Posted By wrk101

Just picked up a vintage hifi outfit. Speakers...

Just picked up a vintage hifi outfit. Speakers are JBL C50s. Thorens TT, McIntosh amp. My hifi setups took a massive step up with this purchase.

I also have a couple sets of KLH and a set of...
11-09-22, 04:44 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 600
Posted By Kabuki12

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1977 Competition GS
This one was purchased from...
11-08-22, 09:35 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 600
Posted By jjhabbs

Pictures! 1980 Raleigh Competition GS repaint by Jeffrey Bock

Hey guys,
I know I had a separate thread for the video. But I learned that MANY of you don't watch YouTube videos that I post here. So! Here are some pics. I'll be building this up this week and...
11-07-22, 09:34 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 660
Posted By Ged117

1975 Raleigh Competition Project

I picked up this '75 Competition for a great price in early autumn. I was excited because I've always wanted either an International or Competition of this era, with their more relaxed geometry, not...
11-03-22, 08:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 252
Posted By Lbxpdx

What year is this Univega?

I found this at a thrift store and decided it should sit in my garage until spring where it will then find a new home to enjoy, but Iím not sure what year it is.

sugino crank
suntour tech front...
11-03-22, 07:59 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,164
Posted By sfazio

Latest find--completely original PX-10!!

Hello friends, I'm very excited to share my latest acquisition and as always I'm eager to hear from all of the Peugeot folks out there. Based on the decals I put this at a 75-78 PX-10, as you can see...
10-31-22, 06:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 253
Posted By T-Mar

Cilo was a Swiss brand, created in 1914 by...

Cilo was a Swiss brand, created in 1914 by Charles Jan. His company had factories in Lausanne and Oron. The brand name is based on the initials of the founder and the two factory locations. This...
10-31-22, 12:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 253
Posted By spudly

Nice bike! Beautiful color and the frame looks...

Nice bike! Beautiful color and the frame looks to be in great shape (though how anybody decided to put on that bar tape is beyond me).

I've just been fixing up one of probably the same vintage...
10-28-22, 10:44 AM
Replies: 419
Views: 40,267
Posted By Harhir

Yesterday morning before Takeoff. :lol: ...

Yesterday morning before Takeoff. :lol:

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10-27-22, 07:16 AM
Replies: 419
Views: 40,267
Posted By The Golden Boy

We're on vacation in Door County- about 43 miles...

We're on vacation in Door County- about 43 miles south from that stretch of road right now-

Funny thing about that picture... First- it's really hard to get a shot of that stretch of road without...
10-27-22, 06:46 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,073
Posted By The Golden Boy

I think the nicest pedals I have are the White...

I think the nicest pedals I have are the White Industries pedals.

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48145018707_27de1fff01_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2gmpNHr)WIPedals2...
10-16-22, 06:58 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,293
Posted By mgopack42

Something followed me home today

The story was the owner I bought it from bought it from the original owner, who was a racer of some local noteriety. He said he owned it for about 20 years, but he barely rode it. If it was raced,...
10-16-22, 02:25 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 948
Posted By iab

I ship ahead. I will make a box out of...

I ship ahead. I will make a box out of corrugated plastic from the Home Depot.

Marking the foam sleeves.
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10-15-22, 10:14 AM
Replies: 2,140
Views: 468,829
Posted By AdventureManCO

Wow, over 2 years later and here is the update......

Wow, over 2 years later and here is the update...

I cleaned, polished, repacked the bearings, got it a B17, a new chain and change to more cruiser-eque handlebars, and here is where we are -
...
10-06-22, 12:40 PM
Replies: 2,924
Views: 798,807
Posted By DQRider

I Almost Forgot About This Thread...

1984 Schwinn High Sierra

Before:

https://i.imgur.com/wUuXdsw.png

After:

https://i.imgur.com/Exm4uz9.png
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09-19-22, 08:19 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 23,353
Posted By Roger M

Here's a few of mine and Thomas's ...

Here's a few of mine and Thomas's
...
09-19-22, 07:57 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 23,353
Posted By iab

oooooo, an old thread. I have a couple more...

oooooo, an old thread. I have a couple more since then to add.


Siamt

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51706226776_3c3f377d22_k.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/2mM6VNy)Siamt 01...
09-17-22, 02:19 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,602
Posted By non-fixie

Reasons to be cheerful

Every once in a while something happens that makes me exceptionally happy, and I recall that old favorite tune from my youth:

Reasons to be cheerful

Today, it was the acquisition of an Idťale...
09-12-22, 07:58 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 429
Posted By branko_76

. I like Kool-Stop for my vintage bikes... ...

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I like Kool-Stop for my vintage bikes...


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09-08-22, 01:35 PM
Replies: 1,010
Views: 121,491
Posted By DQRider

The Urban Photo Safari Continues

https://i.imgur.com/lxUERU0.png
It's all about light; catching it at the right time, from the right angle makes all the difference.
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09-04-22, 11:05 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 143
Posted By polymorphself

70cm custom Raleigh Team USA seen on CL

This thing is massive :twitchy:

Weird thing is if that was their actual saddle height they certainly could have used a smaller frame.
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09-03-22, 03:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 801
Posted By bulgie

Thanks buddy. I forget where I got this repro...

Thanks buddy. I forget where I got this repro decal, probably one of the usual suspects (Cyclomondo, Velocals et al.), but it came with the triangle too so I might as well add it.
I have two of...
09-01-22, 03:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 515
Posted By stedge

Local CL find.

Maybe a little big but i will ride it a little, change the stem, and see what i do to it over the next weekends and go from there. Came w these yellow pedals and a speedplay set. It is pretty good...
08-27-22, 05:53 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 805
Posted By Kabuki12

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After finishing the build
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08-27-22, 05:49 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 805
Posted By Kabuki12

Finally finished the Raleigh Pro

Some of you may remember me posting about whether a 1978 Raleigh Professional frame with headset and BB was worth $150. It is in need of paint but the frame seemed in good shape with no dents or...
08-27-22, 03:53 PM
Replies: 26,655
Views: 3,893,373
Posted By nlerner

Finished up the rehab of this Ď70 Sports the...

Finished up the rehab of this Ď70 Sports the other day. Paint is nicely preserved; chrome generally good except for the bars, which must have gone through the inferior chroming tank. Those are new...
08-26-22, 04:29 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 32,279
Posted By Velo Mule

I have a number of bikes that went from dropped...

I have a number of bikes that went from dropped bars to upright. First up is a Schwinn Continental that was repainted.
...
08-26-22, 01:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 343
Posted By bikemike73

UPDATE!!! Followed cyccomutte directions and...

UPDATE!!!

Followed cyccomutte directions and picture.

Looks and shifts great

Thank you !!! And thanks to all of you who responded!!🚲🚲🚲🚲🚲...
08-25-22, 01:45 PM
Replies: 4,739
Views: 734,364
Posted By roadsnakes

Took a few pics of a sculpture that is right on...

Took a few pics of a sculpture that is right on the lakefront in Milwaukee. Right before and right after sunrise.
'...
08-25-22, 11:27 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,644
Posted By gugie

All of the spec sheets I've ever seen for a...

All of the spec sheets I've ever seen for a Gran(d) Sport(s) show DB main tubes and 531 forks. Earlier spec sheets don't show 531 stays. All of the GS frames I've ever seen have a 531 sticker on the...
08-24-22, 05:56 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 724
Posted By tkamd73

I would recreate with a better frame, possibly an...

I would recreate with a better frame, possibly an old Schwinn like this:
Tim

...
08-19-22, 08:47 AM
Replies: 340
Views: 28,090
Posted By streetsurfer

Hamilton handed down from a great uncle. ...

Hamilton handed down from a great uncle.
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08-18-22, 05:37 AM
Replies: 340
Views: 28,090
Posted By styggno1

Congratulations! That is a steal! Well...

Congratulations! That is a steal!



Well - you are off a wee bit. More like 1500 to 2000 USD. So - for 30 bucks it actually was a steal!

I used to own a 6105 but sold in a weak moment to a...
08-17-22, 07:04 PM
Replies: 340
Views: 28,090
Posted By Warbird21

Heck of a grab - easily worth $400-$500 I bet.

Heck of a grab - easily worth $400-$500 I bet.
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