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Old 09-25-07, 09:44 AM   #1
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I bought this off C-List today, I knew it was to tall for me but I couldnt help it! Let me know what you think, Its as found, all orig, havnt cleaned it up yet.






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Old 09-25-07, 10:23 AM   #2
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It's a great looking bike. If it were +-61cm I'd offer to take it off your hands, but it looks a bit smaller than that.

Did you buy it because you got a great deal or because you just liked it?
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Both I saw it on C-List and thought it was a very good looking bike, then I saw it in person and rode it when I got it home, sweet ride but in all reality nothing Ill be able to use daily
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Both I saw it on C-List and thought it was a very good looking bike, then I saw it in person and rode it when I got it home, sweet ride but in all reality nothing Ill be able to use daily
What size is it? If it's smaller than 58cm, and it doesn't work for you, let me know.
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Well I guess its going to be up as soon as I find a value on it its 24 inches (61cm) from BB to the top of the seat tube, and 33 1/2 inches (83.8cm) from the floor to the top of the top tube, let me kow if you need different measurements as I know alot of people measure bikes differently (center of top tube instead of top of top tube)
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Nice score for $90!
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If you get less than $300.00 I'll be tremendously surprised.
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Fender1, Thanks! USAZorro, are you saying that I should get more than $300.00 for it?!
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Fender1, Thanks! USAZorro, are you saying that I should get more than $300.00 for it?!
I would certainly expect so. Unfortunately, you won't be getting it from me, since the bike is too large by quite a bit.
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I know I sold my 1983 560 for $334. I had not planed to sell it , but to make wife happy I put a price tag on every cycle I had ( except the Gary Fisher she gave me) and sold them off. I thought I had priced the 560 to high for anyone to want it. The person who bought took it on two test rides and then they went to the ATM. I about cried to see it go. It was one of the best rides I have ever owned.
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OK...from the serail # (o3i8o72) I came to this: 950 frame, 22.5 inches, Sept. 1978, not sure and would love for someone else to check this out for me, a person over at the commuting forum was nice enough to shoot this serial# chart to me, www.vintage-trek.com, please feel free to double check this info
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ILB, Really nice find. Is it possible for you to grow into it?
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I think at age 42 I stopped growing a long time ago! I will ride it while I have it, who knows, the last time this happened to me I kept the bike for a little over ten years!
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Was there a pic that I missed? I love my 560, an 83 model I got at the local flea market for ten bucks.,,,,BD

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Hmm, it wasn't loading before. It did now though. NICE bike and a great buy!,,,,BD
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Yeah, the site is still acting up a bit, Thanks, I really like it
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OK...from the serail # (o3i8o72) I came to this: 950 frame, 22.5 inches, Sept. 1978, not sure and would love for someone else to check this out for me, a person over at the commuting forum was nice enough to shoot this serial# chart to me, www.vintage-trek.com, please feel free to double check this info
Its a 1988, the guy over at vintagetrek.com comfirmed it
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It is an '88. I had one the same size, but the color was aqua. It was reasonably light, handled well and shifted esp. well- very precise. I believe the frame was True Temper cro moly.
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