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    New addition to stable

    Added another bike to the stable this afternoon, a "real" '88 Tommaso: All Campy including chrome dropouts except the brake levers. SLX tubing with chrome chain stays. A very unexpected purchase but the deal was to good to pass up. I took a flyer and offered half of asking price and the guy took it. He was tired of dealing with Craigslist "no shows" and the tons of email requests for additional photos. I looked at the listing for 2 days, contacted the guy, ask if he was open to offers, made one and scored!












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    Very nice score, although I prefer the Celeste Bianchi in the background.
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    Beautiful.
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    Very nice score, and what a shop! all first gen athena. lovely.
    1 Super Record bike, 1 Nuovo Record bike, 1 Pista, 1 Road, 1 Cyclocross/Allrounder, 1 MTB, 1 Touring, 1 Fixed gear

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    Si se Puede!!!....Ahuevo! gr23932's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by KRhea View Post
    A very unexpected purchase but the deal was to good to pass up. I took a flyer and offered half of asking price and the guy took it.

    Darn. He took half of asking price! He must of needed the cash or the room. How good of a deal was it?; if you don't mind sharing.
    Ese dicho que me han dicho que tú has dicho que yo he dicho, ese dicho no lo he dicho, porque si lo hubiera dicho, ese dicho estaría bien dicho por haberlo dicho yo.

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    Nice!

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    Gorgeous bike!
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    Which bike should I ride? bullwinkle's Avatar
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    Very nice, but the cable housing to the RD looks too short.

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    That dirty bar tape looks awesome, don't change it!

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