Go Back  Bike Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

Notices
 
Search: Posts Made By: retrofit
Showing results 1 to 50 of 1000
Search took 0.54 seconds.
09-19-21, 09:58 PM
Replies: 64,030
Views: 9,879,150
Posted By retrofit

1970s Bottecchia - $300 (Carmel)...

1970s Bottecchia - $300 (Carmel) (https://monterey.craigslist.org/bik/d/carmel-1970s-bottecchia/7382751938.html)https://images.craigslist.org/00F0F_lVU5ZH3b5P6z_0CI0t2_1200x900.jpg
09-04-21, 12:45 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,250
Posted By retrofit

Thanks Pantah. I believe this was the largest...

Thanks Pantah. I believe this was the largest "off-the-rack" size Klein made in the MTB range 56cm/22in. Klein listed the "typical rider height, racing" as 73", and the "typical rider height,...
09-04-21, 12:33 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,250
Posted By retrofit

According to 1998 catalog...

According to 1998 catalog (http://www.vintage-trek.com/Trek-Fisher-Klein-Lemond/1998klein.pdf) (PDF) 25c Continental Super Sport Ultra tires were stock tires on Matrix Iso 3 rims 592 ERD 32 for Stage...
08-31-21, 04:45 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,250
Posted By retrofit

My '88 Pinnacle w/full Deore XT (M730) ...

My '88 Pinnacle w/full Deore XT (M730)

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51414250881_ae71b6271f_b.jpg
08-28-21, 02:17 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 3,817
Posted By retrofit

Your custom painted headset looks great against...

Your custom painted headset looks great against the green. Looking forward to the complete build!
08-26-21, 10:18 PM
Replies: 64,030
Views: 9,879,150
Posted By retrofit

1989 Klein Pinnacle Elite in excellent condition...

1989 Klein Pinnacle Elite in excellent condition - $900 (sunset / parkside)...
08-21-21, 12:16 PM
Replies: 64,030
Views: 9,879,150
Posted By retrofit

DeRosa Professional SLX (1986/87) - $500 (walnut...

DeRosa Professional SLX (1986/87) - $500 (walnut creek):speedy:...
08-17-21, 09:43 PM
Replies: 609
Views: 90,546
Posted By retrofit

If it helps with the timeline, the sticker that I...

If it helps with the timeline, the sticker that I posted (white bike) is on a 1975 Raleigh Grand Prix Mixte.
08-17-21, 09:40 PM
Replies: 609
Views: 90,546
Posted By retrofit

Here is an excerpt from a 2009 article/interview...

Here is an excerpt from a 2009 article/interview in the Monterey Herald (https://www.montereyherald.com/2009/04/19/pedaling-hard-despite-economy-joselyns-still-dedicated-to-sport/) with the last...
08-11-21, 01:53 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 3,817
Posted By retrofit

What a beauty! Where did you source your decals? ...

What a beauty! Where did you source your decals?
Also digging the early Klein font rather than the later "Klingon" font.
08-11-21, 11:45 AM
Replies: 64,030
Views: 9,879,150
Posted By retrofit

Nope, not a fake sticker. The LeTour Luxe model...

Nope, not a fake sticker. The LeTour Luxe model (https://bikecatalogs.org/SCHWINN/1985/LightWeight/FULL/1985Ltwt31.JPG) was indeed made with Columbus Tenax tubing -- double butted main tubes,...
08-03-21, 12:43 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 3,817
Posted By retrofit

Perfect! What a great find. I happen to have an...

Perfect! What a great find. I happen to have an Avocet M20 GelFlex saddle on my 1988 Pinnacle.
08-01-21, 11:31 AM
Replies: 609
Views: 90,546
Posted By retrofit

https://live.staticflickr.com/3860/15043693967_fb2...

https://live.staticflickr.com/3860/15043693967_fb24b0bc0f_c.jpg
07-31-21, 12:11 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 3,817
Posted By retrofit

Yes, Klein frames are "heat treated, to create a...

Yes, Klein frames are "heat treated, to create a uniform, and therefore stronger, grain structure and to eliminate any weaknesses or stresses from the welding process." -- 1990 Klein Catalog
07-28-21, 07:00 PM
Replies: 64,030
Views: 9,879,150
Posted By retrofit

70's Motobecane Road Bike Frame - $145...

70's Motobecane Road Bike Frame - $145 (https://monterey.craigslist.org/bop/d/monterey-70s-motobecane-road-bike-frame/7354441103.html)Grand Jubile - 62.5cm, Nervex Professional lugs, Reynolds 531...
07-23-21, 07:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 646
Posted By retrofit

Holy crap! A sweet deal deal on a sweet riding,...

Holy crap! A sweet deal deal on a sweet riding, iconic frameset! Enjoy the ride Ocelotl!
07-18-21, 10:11 AM
Replies: 64,030
Views: 9,879,150
Posted By retrofit

80's Dia Compe Anodized Brakes - $40...

80's Dia Compe Anodized Brakes - $40 (https://monterey.craigslist.org/bop/d/monterey-80s-dia-compe-anodized-brakes/7352546609.html)With matching levers add $20.
...
07-16-21, 01:42 PM
Replies: 64,030
Views: 9,879,150
Posted By retrofit

Vintage Cinelli MTB - $925...

Vintage Cinelli MTB - $925 (https://monterey.craigslist.org/bik/d/carmel-by-the-sea-vintage-cinelli-mtb/7351887029.html)https://images.craigslist.org/00W0W_9NlZA39iYqYz_0CI0t2_1200x900.jpg
07-14-21, 04:38 PM
Replies: 4,260
Views: 415,581
Posted By retrofit

If you are near the San Francisco bay area there...

If you are near the San Francisco bay area there are a few Bianchis in your size range:

https://sfbay.craigslist.org/d/bicycles-by-owner/search/bik?query=bianchi%2060cm%7C61cm%7C62cm%7C63cm
07-10-21, 11:41 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,931
Posted By retrofit

LOL. He probably plans on reinventing the wheel,...

LOL. He probably plans on reinventing the wheel, too.
07-09-21, 11:23 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 5,531
Posted By retrofit

Cav:...

Cav: (https://www.cyclingnews.com/news/mark-cavendish-i-dont-think-i-can-ever-be-compared-with-the-great-eddy-merckx/)

I dont think I can ever be compared with the great Eddy Merckx, the...
07-06-21, 04:06 PM
Replies: 805
Views: 80,211
Posted By retrofit

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51293852435_54...

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51293852435_547fb56702_c.jpg
06-22-21, 03:50 PM
Replies: 64,030
Views: 9,879,150
Posted By retrofit

Klein Q Pro - $1,127 (Carmel)...

Klein Q Pro - $1,127 (Carmel) (https://monterey.craigslist.org/bik/d/monterey-klein-pro/7340070863.html)
https://images.craigslist.org/00C0C_icoLczfeG5nz_0qk0jK_1200x900.jpg
06-20-21, 02:52 PM
Replies: 292
Views: 28,814
Posted By retrofit

https://live.staticflickr.com/3843/15323814146_451...

https://live.staticflickr.com/3843/15323814146_451b83b4f3_b.jpg
06-18-21, 06:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 203
Posted By retrofit

I bought and installed an OMNI Racer 68x102mm...

I bought and installed an OMNI Racer 68x102mm Bottom Bracket (Campy Chorus/Record copy) in 2014 on my wife's Serotta and have experienced no problems.
I found the workmanship and smoothness of the...
06-18-21, 06:04 PM
Replies: 292
Views: 28,814
Posted By retrofit

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/33958604978_0d...

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/33958604978_0de303730d_c.jpg
06-18-21, 02:50 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,513
Posted By retrofit

Incidentally, this tall Quantum II...

Incidentally, this tall Quantum II (https://monterey.craigslist.org/bik/d/monterey-1996-klein-quantum-ii-road/7338626835.html) popped up on the local CL today

...
06-18-21, 02:49 PM
Replies: 64,030
Views: 9,879,150
Posted By retrofit

1996 Klein Quantum II Road Bike 63cm Serial...

1996 Klein Quantum II Road Bike 63cm Serial Number One - $800 (Monterey)...
06-18-21, 02:46 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,513
Posted By retrofit

The following is from the PDF "Klein Technical...

The following is from the PDF "Klein Technical Manual - This manual covers all Klein models to August 1996 (http://www.retrobike.co.uk/gallery2/d/2703-2/Klein_tech_manuals96.pdf)" found on...
06-16-21, 02:31 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 428
Posted By retrofit

sold

sold
06-08-21, 08:56 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,019
Posted By retrofit

Thanks! Sounds like you have a great build going....

Thanks! Sounds like you have a great build going. When I originally picked up the Bianchi it had a mish-mash of parts on it and the paint was somewhat dull/oxidized. I spent some time polishing the...
06-08-21, 10:36 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,019
Posted By retrofit

No actual build thread; all pic are gone from the...

No actual build thread; all pic are gone from the "reveal" thread, but here is how it looked when I was riding it:
...
06-07-21, 11:06 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 3,019
Posted By retrofit

In 2011 I finally parted ways with this 1980...

In 2011 I finally parted ways with this 1980 Bianchi SuperCorsa/Specialissima framseset. It was too big for me (59cm top tube), but dang what a smooth ride. Was built up with vintage Campy Super...
05-25-21, 08:37 PM
Replies: 64,030
Views: 9,879,150
Posted By retrofit

Nice looking Bianchi with canti's and 700c wheels...

Nice looking Bianchi with canti's and 700c wheels just begging for a pair of 50mm tires.

Bianchi project 3 hybrid commuter bike - $299 (fremont / union city / newark)...
04-28-21, 05:23 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,704
Posted By retrofit

Nice. I read through your original thread. Did...

Nice. I read through your original thread. Did you ever pull the fork? Any info stamped on it, if you did?
04-25-21, 12:22 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,351
Posted By retrofit

Look for a Bianchi Project 7, Project 5 or...

Look for a Bianchi Project 7, Project 5 or Project 3. Early '90s, I believe. Geometry (https://geometrygeeks.bike/bike/bianchi-project-7-project-5-and-project-3-1992/)

Also, see BianchiGirll's...
04-24-21, 01:26 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,912
Posted By retrofit

Instagram page dedicated to Bianchi Genius...

Instagram page dedicated to Bianchi Genius (https://www.instagram.com/explore/tags/bianchigenius/)
04-24-21, 10:24 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,912
Posted By retrofit

Nice bike. There are a few examples on the net;...

Nice bike. There are a few examples on the net; this one from from The Paceline (https://forums.thepaceline.net/showthread.php?t=84744).
...
04-19-21, 07:53 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 935
Posted By retrofit

Thanks SpeedofLite. I found the ad for the...

Thanks SpeedofLite.

I found the ad for the Schwinn FOLDING mountain bike interesting; I had never heard of the Montague BiFrame.
Anyone here have one of these or ever ride one? Any concerns about...
04-19-21, 12:11 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 935
Posted By retrofit

Hi SpeedofLite, Please post the "Oops, I...

Hi SpeedofLite,
Please post the "Oops, I Goofed: The 9 Most Common Bike Maintenance Mistakes" article. Should be enlightening. :)
04-18-21, 09:59 PM
Replies: 20,537
Views: 3,587,955
Posted By retrofit

vintage peugeot marseille racing road bike in...

vintage peugeot marseille racing road bike in excellent condition - $850 (sanger) (https://fresno.craigslist.org/bik/d/sanger-vintage-peugeot-marseille-racing/7293230859.html)
...
04-05-21, 09:04 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,212
Posted By retrofit

>>> sold <<<

>>> sold <<<
04-03-21, 04:30 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 828
Posted By retrofit

I had no idea Merckx was such a weight weenie. 😁

I had no idea Merckx was such a weight weenie. 😁
03-28-21, 09:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,212
Posted By retrofit

bump for the full moon

bump for the full moon
03-18-21, 02:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,212
Posted By retrofit

Bump -- removed availability of Italian BB.

Bump -- removed availability of Italian BB.
03-13-21, 06:14 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 915
Posted By retrofit

Beautiful Klein! And at an excellent price. (I...

Beautiful Klein! And at an excellent price. (I happen to own a 1988 Pinnacle).

I don't believe it is a Pinnacle, though, as I have never seen a Pinnacle with horizontal, rear facing dropouts. But...
03-09-21, 06:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,212
Posted By retrofit

170mm. Thanks!

170mm.

Thanks!
03-08-21, 07:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,212
Posted By retrofit

SOLD > Campagnolo Chorus 9-Speed Group

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51017761821_e68fe9ce9e_c.jpg

Campagnolo Chorus 9-Speed Group.
>>> SOLD <<<
PayPal: $306 shipped/insured.
Apple Pay: $295 shipped/insured.

Link for...
12-17-20, 03:24 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,957
Posted By retrofit

As Davet said, use of Columbus tubes does not...

As Davet said, use of Columbus tubes does not make the bike Italian-made.

In fact, the top tube cable guide of what I will assume is the bike on eBay (easily found) is very similar to the custom...
12-04-20, 10:02 PM
Replies: 64,030
Views: 9,879,150
Posted By retrofit

Italvega 10 speed vintage bicycles mens & women -...

Italvega 10 speed vintage bicycles mens & women - $125 (fresno) (https://fresno.craigslist.org/bik/d/fresno-10-speed-vintage-bicycles-mens/7241709345.html)...
Showing results 1 to 50 of 1000
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright 2021 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.