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Old 04-21-08, 11:32 PM   #1
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Fugi Finest road bike - worth $275??

I've been having a hard time finding used road bicycles in my size, but the seller wants $275 and I'm not sure if this is worth it.

Any advice would be appreciated!








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Old 04-21-08, 11:59 PM   #2
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Its not vintage, but if its in great shape , I'de say it is a good deal.
In my area, any bike with brifters for <$300 is a good deal.
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That's not a Fuji Finest.

This is a Fuji Finest.

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That's not a Fuji Finest.

This is a Fuji Finest.

Drool.


OP - I think that Fuji is worth $275 as well as long as it's in good working order.
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dang... anyone know what kind of fugi it is?
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It is a Fuji Finest. They changed the style dramatically over the years. $275.00 is a fair amount if it fits and it works.

Lose the "g' It's Fuji, not Fugi.
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...and thanks everyone for the info. sorry about posting in the wrong forum! i'm going to check the bike out tonight.
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haha classic noob move. awesome.
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dang... anyone know what kind of fugi it is?
Zorro was posting a pic of his vintage Finest.

Your post could very well be a pic of a newish Finest. It appears to be a 1999.

http://www.bikepedia.com/QuickBike/B...nest&Type=bike

If that bike is in good condition, and is your size, $275 seems fair.

Psst. It is spelled Fuji not Fugi.
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And just to annoy USAZorro:

THIS is a Fuji Finest - which, by 2003, had become the next to the cheapest model in the line:

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That's not a Fuji Finest.

This is a Fuji Finest.

That picture brings back memories - although I rarely ever saw a white one. When I worked for the shop, all we were getting in were blue ones.
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That's not a Fuji Finest.

This is a Fuji Finest.

I am pretty sure that is a Mazda, not a Fuji, but the bike makes it hard to tell.
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i think i found it?
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if so, it's the 2003 Womens Fuji Finest.
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Appears barrelvault is correct.
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In this area, a late model bike, brand name bike with brifters sells for $300+. If a nice road bike with brifters was listed on CL below $300, you wouldn't have time to come here and ask if it's a good deal cause it would be gone.
If it fits, and you said it did, I'd buy the bike.
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I am pretty sure that is a Mazda, not a Fuji, but the bike makes it hard to tell.
ba dum tisssssssss
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You just dredged a thread from 2008.
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It's sort of impressive in a way.
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You just dredged a thread from 2008.
How do people even find these threads...
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Time And Spaced And...Hey, Man, Is Dave Here?

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How do people even find these threads...
Dude, it's 4/20.

Hey, look, something shiny! Nice white Finest with shiny.

p.s. Googled "How do people even find these threads..." 'cause it's like 4/20, man. Learned it's also called "necroing" a thread, as in necromancing I suppose. I like the idea I am necromancing this '83 Bianchi and necromancing this '74 Maserati and necromancing this '87 420, uh, I mean 400D. Is there a thread for showing your 420's today? I don't have one, or I'd start one.

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I think it happens during seances when people are trying to communicate with loved ones that have passed on. If you ride your bike to the seance, a BikeForums thread gets dredged.
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It's sort of impressive in a way.
Agreed. I would love to see my first ever post on here.
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And it's Fuji with a Jay, not Fugi with a Gee, just in case anyone didn't read the whole thread.
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