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07-24-21, 02:03 PM
Replies: 8
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Posted By Pcampeau

A new addition to my Made In England fleet. 1960/61 Raleigh Lenton Grand Prix

07-21-21, 11:09 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 585
Posted By gaucho777

Ce n'est pas garbage!: 1975 PR10-L

Around the holidays, as I was driving to the post office, I spied a bike-shaped object down the road beside a trash pile out by the curb. As I approached, the checkered Peugeot graphics came into...
07-21-21, 06:41 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,050
Posted By iab


07-19-21, 11:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 242
Posted By pcb

Japanese Steel From The Wayback Machine: '83 Fuji - Fukaya

Just found a couple of old-timey pix I hadn't seen in a long while, and hadn't ever scanned, from my first Japan sojourn. This would've been '83-'84 or so.

I was desperate for a bike, and the...
07-07-21, 10:55 PM
Replies: 2,442
Views: 254,720
Posted By sjanzeir

... And introducing the Cinnamon Five!


Cinnamon's five newborns will turn two weeks young this Saturday!
06-28-21, 05:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 168
Posted By SpeedofLite

Road Test/Bike Review (1991) BOB JACKSON Elite

06-21-21, 02:25 PM
Replies: 62,939
Views: 9,591,647
Posted By cog_nate

Not a specific bike, but there's a big auction...

Not a specific bike, but there's a big auction coming up in upstate NY: https://hibid.com/catalog/282729/29th-annual-bicycle-auction/.

A quick search for Campagnolo produces good results:...
06-14-21, 07:56 PM
Replies: 1,091
Views: 262,070
Posted By justcynn

some really great bikes in this thread and I have...

some really great bikes in this thread and I have some of the same. In 1986 my single mom bought me my first road bike, a Schwinn World - I spent hours scouring the catalogues, looking at what the...
06-05-21, 07:33 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 723
Posted By johnnyace

You just never know who you'll meet while camping...

We returned yesterday from camping for the week in central Oregon. The weather was perfect, although warmer than usual for this time of year.

To my surprise, the couple that were the camp hosts...
06-01-21, 03:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 522
Posted By HeikoS69

New Scans of Daniel Rebour drawings

I have digitized most of the bicycle related Rebour drawings from the French magazine „Le Cycle“ 1945 - 1974 and published the scans on Flickr with kind permission of Martine Rebour, sole living heir...
Replies: 12
Views: 837
Posted By justcynn

it will be a contender!. I did convert an ‘80...

it will be a contender!. I did convert an ‘80 chrome Voyageur to a Tiagra triple 10 spd drive train which I really like. All the feels of a vintage with the modern group and 700x32 rubber .

05-22-21, 07:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,099
Posted By jamesdak

Pinerallo Monviso....don't judge me.

Ok,,,,,yes I know...I did say I had to downsize.....but....man.....how do you resist this?

This one has languished locally for over a year now. Took a day off last Tuesday to get a lot of riding...
Replies: 12
Views: 837
Posted By justcynn

Sold to me👍Thanks for the help! ...

Sold to me👍Thanks for the help!

05-18-21, 01:52 PM
Replies: 2,442
Views: 254,720
Posted By tjfastback66


05-16-21, 08:07 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,073
Posted By montclairbobbyb

I REALLY did it...

I realize I've been talking about selling off most of my bike collection for awhile (on this and other forums), when suddenly I came to a moment of clarity... and I actually DONATED (yes, gave away)...
05-14-21, 07:35 AM
Replies: 2,442
Views: 254,720
Posted By Sir_Name


05-14-21, 04:35 AM
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Views: 254,720
Posted By sjanzeir

Now hear this!


This just in: Our Tootie dropped a litter of six seven. Friday, May...
05-14-21, 01:19 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 797
Posted By styggno1

Yes I have. It arrived just a couple of...

Yes I have.

It arrived just a couple of weeks ago. It is a wonderful saddle and more than well worth its price. The deal was also pleasant with direct contact with Katia - one of the founders,...
04-22-21, 12:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 527
Posted By non-fixie

Thank you for providing all the feedback, PFB! ...

Thank you for providing all the feedback, PFB! ;)

That kinda proves your point, I thought. So I just picked up the one that was for sale here. Not exactly cheap by my standards, and I still got...
04-10-21, 04:45 PM
Replies: 14,386
Views: 3,224,626
Posted By Straightblock

I emailed the county road maintenance department...

I emailed the county road maintenance department and gave the the location and a picture of the remnant of the sheared off post. I emphasis that the post end pointed at oncoming traffic with its...
04-08-21, 02:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 817
Posted By cudak888

PAY SHIPPING: 1951 Raleigh Sports (21" ladies' frame)

*** SPOKEN FOR: This '51 Sports will soon have a new home with Don, a friend who lives in my same neighborhood who's a 3-speed collector ***

Ged117 offered me his '50 Raleigh Superbe a few weeks...
04-01-21, 01:19 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,649
Posted By mcgregorj

Finally - Motobecane Grand Record restomod

Hi, all. Here's the Grand Record (1976, I think?) that I've been working on for the last couple of months. (C&V has been a great help!) It was my father-in-law's, he bought it from the original owner...
03-26-21, 10:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 679
Posted By jjhabbs

Nice Score! From an incoming phone call!

Hey guys
Pretty cool thing happened this week. I met a guy two months ago at a local hang out and it turned out he was a customer of mine back in the 80s where I worked called Action Cyclery. He...
03-22-21, 12:00 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 556
Posted By bikingshearer

There is a whole book dedicated to this and...

There is a whole book dedicated to this and related questions called The Dancing Chain by Frank Berto. It discusses these issues (and others you never knew were issues) and has a ton of great photos...
03-19-21, 05:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 552
Posted By Tomm Willians

Love a dedicated vintage enthusiast!

My wife and I came to the obvious yet painful conclusion that we have too many bikes. We decided to part with a pair of vintage rides in my Razesa and her Mercian. I listed them on CL about 10 days...
03-17-21, 02:45 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,004
Posted By Pcampeau

1953 Rotrax Super Course Full Chrome (Beautiful Lugs)

So this bike has been posted here previously by its former owner. I acquired this today and I’m quite excited about it! There are some rust issues to sort out and it could get pricey, but hopefully,...
03-03-21, 08:11 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 892
Posted By jdawginsc

The great bike refresh and giveaway thread

Some of you may have read I decided to make my addiction work for my students at an inner city high school that was hit hard by various catastrophes. My kids don’t really have much.

...So, we...
02-23-21, 06:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 457
Posted By clubman

As disciples of the Book of Bokonon say, 'Busy,...

As disciples of the Book of Bokonon say, 'Busy, busy busy'.
Hard to believe KV wrote that in '61. Genius.
02-23-21, 04:35 PM
Replies: 24,786
Views: 3,053,915
Posted By Ged117

I'm heading into this job with my 1950 AG...

I'm heading into this job with my 1950 AG three-speed dynamo hub. It's certainly due for a service, and since it is in the wheel, I'm going to try a punch with the wheel between my legs. Since I...
02-09-21, 04:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 435
Posted By jjhabbs

Guest bike video: 1972 Raleigh Professional! Almost perfect!

Hey guys. I met Tim on YouTube after he heard me ask for a part on my Mercian Vincitore video. He brought over his bicycle and it's awesome. Check out the vid.
I compare the 72 to the 80...
02-06-21, 07:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 574
Posted By billnuke1

Found it!

I had been going through albums and albums of pictures to give to my wife’s family... I have been looking for this particular picture for a long time...me and my beautiful Schwinn Varsity!
02-03-21, 11:59 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 872
Posted By nlerner

Some guy named Eddy Merckx wrote his name really...

Some guy named Eddy Merckx wrote his name really obnoxiously on this frameset!...
01-24-21, 01:32 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,051
Posted By katsarasj

ca 1961 Cinelli Mod. S.C.

To the list,

I thought that some of you may be interested in seeing an original paint ca 1961 Cinelli Mod. S.C. with somewhat rare 1958 first generation Campagnolo Record crankset, 3 piece...
01-22-21, 01:36 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 879
Posted By polymorphself

1972 Peugeot PX-10 overhaul finished.

Just finished the overhaul of this PX-10 that I picked up from greg3rd48. It’s for a friend and will be her first road bike. Perhaps a bit overkill but hey it met the the price point and quality...
01-16-21, 06:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 552
Posted By BlueDevil63

pretty '74 Lygie

I just finished cleaning and tuning this up. Too small for me so it will go up for sale at some point. Down tube decal is too early for this bike but the correct ones are hard to find and ugly. The...
01-13-21, 07:57 PM
Replies: 24,786
Views: 3,053,915
Posted By browngw

Mine 1979 Canadian DL1 came with a plated steel...

Mine 1979 Canadian DL1 came with a plated steel tube rack. I could not save the chrome and give it a coat of black. It sort of suits the somber solid looks of the bike. I agree with them being a...
01-12-21, 10:32 AM
Replies: 62,939
Views: 9,591,647
Posted By Clang

Hah- thanks! I just keep scrolling down :]

Hah- thanks! I just keep scrolling down :]
12-25-20, 07:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 576
Posted By BlueDevil63

custom Colnago build - pictures

I did a build thread (https://www.bikeforums.net/classic-vintage/1219313-82-colnago-profil-cx-build-thread-jp-weigle-jon-williams.html) on this but here are the final "pro" pics.

This is a bike...
12-24-20, 10:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 230
Posted By xiaoman1

Hoping for a merry christmas for everyone

This undoubtedly is a very different holiday than any of us have experienced in our liftime/s.
All those around us are struggling, managing and coping but the new year is ahead and with that there...
12-18-20, 10:40 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,810
Posted By northbend


Tree ornaments
12-14-20, 05:36 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 8,075
Posted By ascherer

I did a couple this year. Here's my 1971 Raleigh...

I did a couple this year. Here's my 1971 Raleigh International frame in it's third incarnation with an 8 speed Sturmey hub, Sanyo front Dynamo, 700x35 Paselas, Mafac Racers, 34T Origin8 crankset with...
12-13-20, 06:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 901
Posted By Fairview

1971 Schwinn Paramount frame and fork, original paint

This is a really nice original paint 1971 Schwinn Paramount P13 frame and fork, 25 inches from center to top. Bottom bracket and head set are included. The chrome is perfect, paint shows very well...
11-22-20, 11:44 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,028
Posted By Kilroy1988

I think this is about the dozenth time a thread...

I think this is about the dozenth time a thread has been made about this video... It's great, I'm sure someone will see it for the first time, but yeah. :p

11-11-20, 01:01 PM
Replies: 766
Views: 74,194
Posted By Iamsecond


10-27-20, 03:17 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,304
Posted By Wildwood

I had been searching for a birth year bike and a...

I had been searching for a birth year bike and a German bike. If one is willing to compromise birth year to birth decade, to kill 2 birds (so to speak) with 1 bike. I wanted a rear derailleur mount...
10-22-20, 03:37 PM
Replies: 305
Views: 23,663
Posted By Sluggo


10-22-20, 02:30 PM
Replies: 305
Views: 23,663
Posted By BFisher

Francis Slocum State Park ...

Francis Slocum State Park
10-13-20, 11:19 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,073
Posted By Steve Whitlatch

Took my Grandson out for his first ride.

New to me 1982 Super Sport, not yet overhauled, pulling my 18 month old grandson along through the neighborhood on a new to me Instep trailer.
My grandson loved it, my legs, not so much. My...
10-05-20, 02:22 PM
Replies: 3,477
Views: 836,105
Posted By Susannav

Finally I have my bike at home. It's a 38 year...

Finally I have my bike at home. It's a 38 year old Peugeot road bike I got when I was about 4 years old.
So this fall /winter I will be cleaning and polishing. ...
09-29-20, 08:04 PM
Replies: 2,442
Views: 254,720
Posted By juvela

----- ...evidently you have more fur than...


...evidently you have more fur than most fellas...

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