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Posted By big chainring

I would put that in the $1800 range.

I would put that in the $1800 range.
09-12-21, 10:39 AM
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Posted By big chainring

Campy small flange, assuming Gran Sport. Yes...

Campy small flange, assuming Gran Sport. Yes stainless spokes, DT logo on the heads.
09-12-21, 07:34 AM
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Posted By big chainring

A great day to buy a bike...any offers?

A great day to buy a bike...any offers?
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Posted By big chainring

I'm partial to these champagne color bikes. They...

I'm partial to these champagne color bikes. They have a certain look when they are a little rough around the edges. They look like.... Victory!
09-07-21, 12:15 PM
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Posted By big chainring

FS: 1982 Trek 730... 52cm

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Posted By big chainring

With a spit and a polish... $800

With a spit and a polish... $800
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Posted By big chainring

1982 Trek 730

I rescued this bike recently. 52cm Trek 730 built up with Campy GS group.very good condition. A few scratches and one minor ding on the top tube. It is very slightly indented, but hard to call it a...
Forum: Road Cycling
09-02-21, 02:47 PM
Replies: 60
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Posted By big chainring

Years ago I forgot to bring my helmet to a race....

Years ago I forgot to bring my helmet to a race. Of course I discover this minutes before my race starts. I'm franticly looking around to borrow a helmet. And who comes to my rescue, Chicago's very...
09-01-21, 06:06 AM
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Views: 1,217
Posted By big chainring

How much different are front derailleurs? I get...

How much different are front derailleurs? I get my push rod Simplex FD's to operate quite well. 40-50 year old FD cages get wonky. A couple bends and precise alignment and they start operating better...
08-30-21, 11:19 AM
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Posted By big chainring

From American Cycling 1966 TOSRV. 45...

From American Cycling 1966 TOSRV. 45 participants(10 of them women). Entry fee $2.75....
08-28-21, 05:03 PM
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Posted By big chainring

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Old and new can coexist quite nicely. A 50 year difference...
08-28-21, 11:27 AM
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Posted By big chainring

A Study in Contrast

Stopped for a snack with my friend and "parked" our bikes. Had to take a picture. What a study in contrast. My bike is the 50 year old Mercier. I meet up with him on Saturdays after he has done 40...
08-24-21, 06:01 AM
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Posted By big chainring

One day of riding, six days recovery. 😄

One day of riding, six days recovery. 😄
08-18-21, 08:27 AM
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Views: 1,362
Posted By big chainring

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​​​​​These were my choice of cleats back in the day. Molded to...
08-18-21, 07:16 AM
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Posted By big chainring

https://youtu.be/eHFamApISCs

https://youtu.be/eHFamApISCs
08-08-21, 12:51 PM
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Posted By big chainring

I had a cancer growth removed from my nose last...

I had a cancer growth removed from my nose last year. One surgeon took a big divot out of my nose and another plastic surgeon reworked my nose. It was really disgusting. Everyday I had to clean and...
08-05-21, 11:14 AM
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Posted By big chainring

Ebay local pick up in Marion , NY. Raleigh...

Ebay local pick up in Marion , NY.
Raleigh Prestige
https://www.ebay.com/itm/raleigh-bicycle-vintage-/304052067561?mkcid=16&mkevt=1&_trksid=p2349624.m46890.l49286&mkrid=711-127632-2357-0
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08-05-21, 11:13 AM
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Ebay local pick up in Marion , NY. Raleigh...

Ebay local pick up in Marion , NY.
Raleigh Prestige
https://www.ebay.com/itm/raleigh-bicycle-vintage-/304052067561?mkcid=16&mkevt=1&_trksid=p2349624.m46890.l49286&mkrid=711-127632-2357-0
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08-01-21, 01:31 PM
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Posted By big chainring

Do you need a Raleigh fork? ...

Do you need a Raleigh fork?

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07-31-21, 01:15 PM
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Posted By big chainring

I bought one new in 1974. Universal center pulls...

I bought one new in 1974. Universal center pulls standard. Price was right around $400. The bike shop set mine up with 49/52 chainrings and a 15-24 freewheel... Junior gearing. Two weeks later I...
07-23-21, 06:20 AM
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Posted By big chainring

I'll pay the shipping if you send the rusty Campy...

I'll pay the shipping if you send the rusty Campy parts to me. Spray the bike with WD-40 and give it a rub down. It might just come back to life.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-22-21, 06:29 AM
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Posted By big chainring

Campy T wrench in pocket, spare tire strapped to...

Campy T wrench in pocket, spare tire strapped to saddle. Bonus points if a Binda toestrap is used to hold tire.
Forum: Road Cycling
07-22-21, 06:07 AM
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Posted By big chainring

BAck in my yute that was the only thing that was...

BAck in my yute that was the only thing that was called out on a group ride. And no hand signals were ever used. You followed the wheel ahead of you and that was it. When "glass" was shouted out the...
06-25-21, 06:32 AM
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Posted By big chainring

French bikes?... ...

French bikes?...

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06-24-21, 05:36 AM
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Views: 491
Posted By big chainring

G. LaPierre. Basic French Bike Boom bike. Sold...

G. LaPierre. Basic French Bike Boom bike. Sold mainly by the "pop up" bike shops that opened up everywhere taking advantage of the cycling boom of the early 70's.
06-21-21, 06:09 AM
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Posted By big chainring

Thats depressing. Guess I am well below average.😕...

Thats depressing. Guess I am well below average.😕 ......😆😆😆


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06-19-21, 06:32 PM
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Posted By big chainring

That cost more than what I paid for my wifes car...

That cost more than what I paid for my wifes car ​​​​and my car combined!
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Posted By big chainring

Pacer 2000 computer

This high tech speedo is attached to a vintage bike for sale I am interested in. Do these have any value? Its massive!
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06-12-21, 11:44 AM
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Posted By big chainring

Dang! If you dont like the Brooks, I'll take it...

Dang! If you dont like the Brooks, I'll take it off your hands. Like these older Brooks Pro's. And a little patina matches my bikes better anyway.
06-10-21, 07:54 PM
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Posted By big chainring

Yeah, I was young and unaware.

Yeah, I was young and unaware.
06-10-21, 05:00 PM
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Posted By big chainring

Eddy("actor" who played Italian with pump)was a...

Eddy("actor" who played Italian with pump)was a tough cookie. I saw him throwing punches in a race back in the day. Also an incident where he and several others "went over the fence" on the back...
06-10-21, 04:36 PM
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Posted By big chainring

One of the disturbing bits in Breaking Away is...

One of the disturbing bits in Breaking Away is Daves father Mr Stoller. A stone cutter who still strolls campus admiring his work. But the work is gone now and Dave and his friends swim in the...
06-10-21, 11:12 AM
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Posted By big chainring

Not a cross bike. Mid level sport bike from...

Not a cross bike. Mid level sport bike from 1970's that I put some Kenda double8 tires on. The Midwest Dino Riders on facebook, yes indeed.
06-10-21, 06:45 AM
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Posted By big chainring

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06-09-21, 07:38 AM
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Posted By big chainring

The gear 90% of people ride in. ...

The gear 90% of people ride in.
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The small/small combo. "I pushed...
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Posted By big chainring

UO-8. Most popular bike boom bike out there. Nice...

UO-8. Most popular bike boom bike out there. Nice bikes too. Give it a spit and a polish... see how she rides.
05-30-21, 01:55 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,653
Posted By big chainring

Some interesting theories put out there but the...

Some interesting theories put out there but the turkey levers sparking the bike boom? No, I dont think so. More to do with baby boom and demographics I would think. And really the early 70's euro...
05-25-21, 12:14 PM
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Posted By big chainring

Look at bike racing in general. Participation in...

Look at bike racing in general. Participation in the Junior category is minimal. In the mid 70's when I was a Junior racer, weekend events would attract 30-70 Junior racers. Super Week 100+. Is there...
05-24-21, 08:15 PM
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Posted By big chainring

I would leave the battle scars as is. Why erase...

I would leave the battle scars as is. Why erase its history. Clean and preserve.
Forum: Road Cycling
05-20-21, 01:35 PM
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Views: 2,100
Posted By big chainring

Most trails by me are crushed limestone. I like...

Most trails by me are crushed limestone. I like riding on that stuff. And riding on it with 23mm sew-ups is kind of a kick. 25mm and definitely 28mm gives better control when it gets wet and sloppy.
05-20-21, 05:47 AM
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Posted By big chainring

Hamnertone requires a fairly heavy application to...

Hamnertone requires a fairly heavy application to get the effect. A bicycle with its skinny tubes and angles requires multiple light coats to avoid drips and sags.

I sprayed an old Schwinn...
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Views: 1,546
Posted By big chainring

I would definitely take a look at that bike. That...

I would definitely take a look at that bike. That stem is worth a fair bit on its own. Full Campy NR group is certainly attractive. At $600 that would be a heck of a deal. Even full asking isn't that...
05-17-21, 06:21 AM
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Views: 450
Posted By big chainring

Oops. Hope a moderator can move to C&V.

Oops. Hope a moderator can move to C&V.
05-17-21, 06:02 AM
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Views: 450
Posted By big chainring

Experienced cyclist Renault ad

Renault commercial.
https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=Ctatx1X5p34&feature=youtu.be
05-16-21, 05:42 PM
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Posted By big chainring

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Ebay local pick-up Denver, Colorado
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05-16-21, 05:27 PM
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Posted By big chainring

I have an older TTT. ...

I have an older TTT.

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05-16-21, 09:05 AM
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Views: 1,758
Posted By big chainring

Depending on local, and locals, the Spicoli...

Depending on local, and locals, the Spicoli approach may be appropriate. "Welcome to (such and such) Bike shop. Feel free to look around, relax, sample some of our edibles and I'll catch up with you...
05-16-21, 05:51 AM
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Views: 1,758
Posted By big chainring

The customer usually has the questions.... You...

The customer usually has the questions....
You provide the answers.
And believe me, there will be some interesting questions aimed your way.
05-14-21, 08:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 430
Posted By big chainring

Thats a great explanation. Thanks. I have both...

Thats a great explanation. Thanks. I have both those freewheels. For around where I live the 13-19 is really a good assortment of gears. I can switch to the 14-21 if I head to Wisconsin.
05-14-21, 06:54 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,262
Posted By big chainring

Very odd statement. I ride on the hoods the...

Very odd statement. I ride on the hoods the majority of the time on 1970's Weinmann brakes. It was just as common to ride on the hoods in the 70's as it is today. Its not a new concept.
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