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08-04-21, 05:25 PM
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Posted By thumpism

Teensy early Cannondale tourer. ...

Teensy early Cannondale tourer.

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08-04-21, 05:12 PM
Replies: 63,119
Views: 9,636,578
Posted By thumpism

One hundred dollars. Someone needs to buy this...

One hundred dollars. Someone needs to buy this immediately.

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08-02-21, 06:00 PM
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07-31-21, 06:30 PM
Replies: 577
Views: 85,011
Posted By thumpism

Tried saving this snip and then uploading it. FB....

Tried saving this snip and then uploading it. FB.

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07-31-21, 06:02 PM
Replies: 63,119
Views: 9,636,578
Posted By thumpism

Nice old Eye-talian stepthrough. Classy. ...

Nice old Eye-talian stepthrough. Classy.

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07-30-21, 06:02 PM
Replies: 63,119
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Posted By thumpism

Anybody need a really TALL Trek MTB? I forgot...

Anybody need a really TALL Trek MTB? I forgot they made these.

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07-30-21, 05:15 PM
Replies: 63,119
Views: 9,636,578
Posted By thumpism

That seat is not missing its top. What it's...

That seat is not missing its top. What it's missing is comfort and if you'd ever had the dubious pleasure of sitting on that hard molded plastic you wouldn't soon forget.
07-30-21, 05:09 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 473
Posted By thumpism

Anybody remember the original bar ends? Control...

Anybody remember the original bar ends? Control Tech were of the plug type and came in three different plug diameters for different bars. The clamp-ons were universal and a better idea....
07-30-21, 05:02 PM
Replies: 24,833
Views: 3,069,881
Posted By thumpism

Too high and too strenuous (too hard to pedal). ...

Too high and too strenuous (too hard to pedal). Yes, a larger rear sprocket than you have will reduce the pedaling effort in all gears. Most are in the 18T range and you can find Sturmey cogs up to...
07-30-21, 04:48 PM
Replies: 1,205
Views: 259,775
Posted By thumpism

Not so much a celebrity on a bike as a celebrity...

Not so much a celebrity on a bike as a celebrity with a bike as prop. This is from the December issue of Vogue, featuring Harry Stiles's controversial photo shoot. Looks like an interesting Raleigh...
07-28-21, 10:33 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 417
Posted By thumpism

Club Roost was the brand and Cross Terra was the...

Club Roost was the brand and Cross Terra was the model, as I recall. Had 'em on my wife's old Peugeot Orient Express....
07-27-21, 09:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 97
Posted By thumpism

Welcome! While one of the C&V folks might know...

Welcome! While one of the C&V folks might know the answer, you'll probably get more specialized knowledge in the BMX forum. Good luck!

https://www.bikeforums.net/bmx/
07-27-21, 09:37 PM
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Posted By thumpism

Yes, Biopace. That little yellow sticker near one...

Yes, Biopace. That little yellow sticker near one of the bolts is typical.

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07-27-21, 03:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 417
Posted By thumpism

Several old sets; Avocet Cross, Club Roost Cross...

Several old sets; Avocet Cross, Club Roost Cross Terra and a couple of others, all with some sort of center ridge. No problems.
07-27-21, 03:23 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 706
Posted By thumpism

This was a thing in my college days ('70s) and...

This was a thing in my college days ('70s) and several friends got bikes at police auctions. I attended once and was struck by one guy who looked extremely off-duty-coppish acting as a shill to bid...
07-27-21, 03:09 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 427
Posted By thumpism

It's a SunTour Perfect 22T splined cog, the...

It's a SunTour Perfect 22T splined cog, the smallest with a multiple of five holes/slots (ten on this one) to make it simpler to fit this five-arm crank. A few bolts, nuts and washers and presto! In...
07-27-21, 01:26 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 427
Posted By thumpism

Mountech on a couple of bikes, here with a...

Mountech on a couple of bikes, here with a 22/34/45 triple.
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07-26-21, 05:52 PM
Replies: 63,119
Views: 9,636,578
Posted By thumpism

Passage very reasonably priced. ...

Passage very reasonably priced.

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07-26-21, 05:30 PM
Replies: 20,460
Views: 3,524,931
Posted By thumpism

Disregard those Ross decals and badges on the...

Disregard those Ross decals and badges on the bike. Seller says it's a Fuji. Twice.

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07-26-21, 05:15 PM
Replies: 24,833
Views: 3,069,881
Posted By thumpism

Ladies' Tourist for cheap in TN. ...

Ladies' Tourist for cheap in TN.

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07-26-21, 04:07 PM
Replies: 4,447
Views: 434,884
Posted By thumpism

Sorting through some handlebars for a touring...

Sorting through some handlebars for a touring setup. I usually like a 42cm bar and have several but wanted to try a Randonneur bend, difficult to find that wide. Well, I got an SR out of the co-op's...
07-26-21, 03:45 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,882
Posted By thumpism

I'm a fan of the Stronglight 99, but could not...

I'm a fan of the Stronglight 99, but could not tell you its weight.
07-26-21, 03:42 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,523
Posted By thumpism

Look in the stickies at the top of the thread...

Look in the stickies at the top of the thread listing and you'll see the Classic and Vintage Sales. That's where you can buy and sell by forum rules. You must be a member ($12/year well spent) in...
07-26-21, 03:36 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 94
Posted By thumpism

Pic from the web. I had not heard of this model...

Pic from the web. I had not heard of this model but it looks pretty nice. BCD might be an issue for replacement rings. I know the early Tourney AD cranks did not have the 110/74 BCD that became the...
07-26-21, 12:59 PM
Replies: 63,119
Views: 9,636,578
Posted By thumpism

Blame the seller for the crappy pix, but I did...

Blame the seller for the crappy pix, but I did want to provide enough for identification.
07-25-21, 04:13 PM
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Views: 9,636,578
Posted By thumpism

Looks like a Trek 728 (531 with long stays, in...

Looks like a Trek 728 (531 with long stays, in taupe, with centerpulls) for cheap.

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07-24-21, 03:37 PM
Replies: 4,447
Views: 434,884
Posted By thumpism

Messed around with the Trek 850 between house...

Messed around with the Trek 850 between house chores today, pulling the crankarms and BB in order to dribble some stuff into the seat tube from below. I want to try breaking it loose even though...
07-24-21, 03:21 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 747
Posted By thumpism

Being quoted in the OP's post has effectively...

Being quoted in the OP's post has effectively called my bluff, so I will probably be posting ads for the first and last ones listed in my Bikes string under my avatar, looking to trade framesets...
07-23-21, 06:19 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,523
Posted By thumpism

Yes. I realized I was on the road to recovery...

Yes. I realized I was on the road to recovery when I could start turning down desirable bikes in my size. That happened some years ago. Nowadays I'll drag home something if I think it needs to be...
07-23-21, 06:09 PM
Replies: 24,833
Views: 3,069,881
Posted By thumpism

Welcome. Nice of you to offer the bike. There...

Welcome. Nice of you to offer the bike. There are others, we presume.
07-23-21, 03:49 PM
Replies: 14,406
Views: 3,233,793
Posted By thumpism

Some poor bas...er, uh, one of our fellow...

Some poor bas...er, uh, one of our fellow enthusiasts has expressed interest in this bike and I've agreed to pack it off to him, so it is no longer available unless he changes his mind.
07-23-21, 03:33 PM
Replies: 577
Views: 85,011
Posted By thumpism

I know from posting on other forums that it can...

I know from posting on other forums that it can happen (with CL pix, too), but figure some folks might want to see them in the meantime. What I try to do is to use the snipping tool and paste the...
07-22-21, 03:50 PM
Replies: 4,447
Views: 434,884
Posted By thumpism

Fixed my old Vetta floor pump, again. Found this...

Fixed my old Vetta floor pump, again. Found this thing in an urban alley years ago and it has served well with its Presta/Shrader head and thumblock. The hose finally began to crack and leak a while...
07-21-21, 05:33 PM
Replies: 20,460
Views: 3,524,931
Posted By thumpism

What the hell is this? ...

What the hell is this?

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07-21-21, 04:55 PM
Replies: 63,119
Views: 9,636,578
Posted By thumpism

RB-1 (per the seller) for fifty bucks? ...

RB-1 (per the seller) for fifty bucks? Impossible.

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07-21-21, 04:43 PM
Replies: 63,119
Views: 9,636,578
Posted By thumpism

Chrome Ross MTB for FIVE DOLLARS. ...

Chrome Ross MTB for FIVE DOLLARS.

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07-21-21, 04:36 PM
Replies: 577
Views: 85,011
Posted By thumpism

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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07-21-21, 06:41 AM
Replies: 577
Views: 85,011
Posted By thumpism

FB....

FB....
07-21-21, 06:30 AM
Replies: 192
Views: 117,465
Posted By thumpism

Not mine. Most of a Mel Pinto tandem for cheap. ...

Not mine. Most of a Mel Pinto tandem for cheap. I have most of a T/A tandem triple crank for it, if you're interested.

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07-20-21, 05:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 370
Posted By thumpism

Now I don't feel so bad about the Trek 850 I...

Now I don't feel so bad about the Trek 850 I dragged home today.
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07-20-21, 04:01 PM
Replies: 14,406
Views: 3,233,793
Posted By thumpism

The '90s Trek 850 I've been seeing at the co-op...

The '90s Trek 850 I've been seeing at the co-op was in the dumpster during today's visit and I just could not resist. Probably an exercise in futility since the front wheel and seat are missing and...
07-20-21, 03:45 PM
Replies: 24,833
Views: 3,069,881
Posted By thumpism

I also have several splined drivers, if anyone...

I also have several splined drivers, if anyone wants one.
07-19-21, 09:43 PM
Replies: 20,460
Views: 3,524,931
Posted By thumpism

Okay, I get that you might want some touring...

Okay, I get that you might want some touring accessories but I'm not getting the naming convention.

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07-19-21, 09:29 PM
Replies: 20,460
Views: 3,524,931
Posted By thumpism

Puch Waffenrad. Nice and quaint enough, but not...

Puch Waffenrad. Nice and quaint enough, but not a $2,000 bike and not "made in Australia."

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07-19-21, 09:23 PM
Replies: 63,119
Views: 9,636,578
Posted By thumpism

PX10? Looks like it but never seen factory red. ...

PX10? Looks like it but never seen factory red.

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07-19-21, 09:19 PM
Replies: 63,119
Views: 9,636,578
Posted By thumpism

Puch Bergmeister fixie conversion. Overpriced,...

Puch Bergmeister fixie conversion. Overpriced, but the faithful might want to pursue it.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/976719413125281
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07-19-21, 09:16 PM
Replies: 63,119
Views: 9,636,578
Posted By thumpism

Four years is plenty of time for the kid to...

Four years is plenty of time for the kid to arrange something through one of his buddies at home. My dad was not that patient.
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Fuji S10-S for cheap.
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07-19-21, 08:52 PM
Replies: 577
Views: 85,011
Posted By thumpism

FB....

FB....
07-19-21, 08:36 PM
Replies: 24,833
Views: 3,069,881
Posted By thumpism

A Superbe from the original owner? ...

A Superbe from the original owner?

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07-19-21, 06:39 AM
Replies: 24,833
Views: 3,069,881
Posted By thumpism

One shop here in town had a stock of old Sturmey...

One shop here in town had a stock of old Sturmey stuff, if it has not been thrown out by the new owner. The staff is young, too, so they may not be familiar with the treasures in the garage loft. ...
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