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    Is this bike worth it? (need quick replys)

    "Classic Older Velosport 'Prestige' racing bike in good condition. Light & Fast. This is approximately a 1980 model when the Velosports were still quality bikes made in Quebec. This bike has original tires Shimano 600 gears and was lightly used."

    heres a pic: http://farm1.static.flickr.com/179/4...869806.jpg?v=0

    Hes asking 150$ canadian for it, would really appreciate some replys. Thanks

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    I don't know much about Velosports, but probably a nice Tange frame. Seems like a nice bike, very worthy of the asking price.

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    I'd say it's worth it.
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    Yep.

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    can anyone else contribute?

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    Buy it. Plan to replace the 28 year old tires and tubes.

    Think about what $150 Canadian will get you at a bike shop.

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    Yeah man, that ride looks great.

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    Looks nice.
    If you're buying this to ride, is the size right for you?

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    It's definitely worth the asking price.
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    yes it is, im gonna pick it up 1st thing in the morning

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    I have a couple of Velos their well made solid bike, This bike seems clean and ready to ride, also has a speedometer, and that saddle looks pretty decent. Excellent first bike at a fair price, congrats.

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    Quote Originally Posted by illenvillain View Post
    "Classic Older Velosport 'Prestige' racing bike in good condition. Light & Fast. This is approximately a 1980 model when the Velosports were still quality bikes made in Quebec. This bike has original tires Shimano 600 gears and was lightly used."

    heres a pic: http://farm1.static.flickr.com/179/4...869806.jpg?v=0

    Hes asking 150$ canadian for it, would really appreciate some replys. Thanks
    I hope the vendor was not selling you this particular bike because this is a picture of my bike and I still have it.

    http://www.flickr.com/photos/defragmenteur/

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    Check the shed!
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    What are you doing reading this!? GO!! BUY!!
    How do you keep an idiot in suspense?

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    Quote Originally Posted by panthers007 View Post
    what are you doing reading this!? Go!! Buy!!
    NOW!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Panthers007 View Post
    What are you doing reading this!? GO!! BUY!!
    It looks like the bike (or some bike anyway) was purchased 6 months ago.

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    Quote Originally Posted by kbjack View Post
    It looks like the bike (or some bike anyway) was purchased 6 months ago.
    Humph.

    Thank the fixie noob for "fragmenting" this thread.

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