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    BEHOLD! THE MANTICORE! rotharpunc's Avatar
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    Happy St. Patricks Day!

    One of my favorite holidays!

    Éirinn go bráth!



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    here are my two on topic green bikes:
    '76 fuji feather track


    '80 mclean


    does celeste count as st. paddy's green?
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    "I've consulted my sources and I'm pretty sure your derailleur does not exist"

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    BEHOLD! THE MANTICORE! rotharpunc's Avatar
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    HAHA, I dunno about the celeste, but how about we make this a "Post Yer Green Bike Thread"!?

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    BEHOLD! THE MANTICORE! rotharpunc's Avatar
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    p.s.-I want your mclean!

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    Sure, it's on the way...not!
    1989 Schwinn Paramount OS
    1980 Mclean/Silk Hope Sport Touring
    1983 Bianchi pista
    1976 Fuji Feather track
    1979 raleigh track
    "I've consulted my sources and I'm pretty sure your derailleur does not exist"

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    BEHOLD! THE MANTICORE! rotharpunc's Avatar
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    Sold to an Irish girl named Meghan. Can't get much more Irish/American than that.

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    Last edited by cb400bill; 03-17-09 at 09:08 AM.

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    BEHOLD! THE MANTICORE! rotharpunc's Avatar
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    I love it!

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    At the risk of re-creating historical conflict, here's Raleigh's take on green bikes:

    1985 Raleigh Portage in green:


    1949 Raleigh Clubman in "Polychromatic Green"


    1971 Raleigh Super Course in bronze green:


    Neal

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    I don't own a green bike, well I do have a Trek 770 in that classic Trek Green but the
    paint is 1/2 stripped and not something I'd show anyone right now.
    I am wearing green pants though.

    Happy St. Paddy's day y'all.

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    Senior Member ScottRyder's Avatar
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    My '73 Super Course in bronze green:




    Scott

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    Somebody have a Guinness and a shot of Bushmill's on my behalf...
    77 Trek TX300--78 Trek TX-300--79 Trek 510--83 Trek 520--83 Nickel Plated Trek 400--86 Trek Elance 400--75 Gitane Interclub--73 Viscount 'Death Fork SS--76 Viscount Aerospace Pro--80's Diamant Verbinnen--80's Basso--90's Montagner SS--84 SR Explorer MTB

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    how about a wexford and a shot o' Jameson?

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    Quote Originally Posted by cb400bill View Post
    Sold to an Irish girl named Meghan. Can't get much more Irish/American than that.

    Send To Phone
    I knew an Irish girl named Meghan. She was hot...hmm...
    1951 Raleigh Lenton Sports
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    My green gael.
    http://diabloscott.blogspot.com/

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    Quote Originally Posted by 23skidoo View Post
    Somebody have a Guinness and a shot of Bushmill's on my behalf...
    And if you do, stay off the bicycle.

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    Quote Originally Posted by T-Mar View Post
    And if you do, stay off the bicycle.
    Welcome back!

    The picture of the Raleigh Superbe in the catalog (bronze-green) looks much better than mine - which is out in the carport. I'll have to sneak out to get a shamrock shake to celebrate this afternoon.

    I'll have another reason to celebrate tomorrow - another Raleigh, but it's not green.
    The search for inner peace continues...

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    Star of the Nursing Home seagullplayer's Avatar
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    I always heard it was unlucky to have a green motorcycle, just assumed it was the same for all two wheelers.
    Working to dispel the common myth that all grown men that ride a bicycle are just drunks that can’t afford a moped…

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    nice try ^ but I'll risk keeping my green bikes.
    1989 Schwinn Paramount OS
    1980 Mclean/Silk Hope Sport Touring
    1983 Bianchi pista
    1976 Fuji Feather track
    1979 raleigh track
    "I've consulted my sources and I'm pretty sure your derailleur does not exist"

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    Quote Originally Posted by USAZorro View Post
    The picture of the Raleigh Superbe in the catalog (bronze-green) looks much better than mine - which is out in the carport. I'll have to sneak out to get a shamrock shake to celebrate this afternoon.
    Like this one, John?



    Neal

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    1951 Raleigh Lenton Sports
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    1978 Raleigh Super Course
    1981 Schwinn LeTour
    1984 Nishiki Riviera GT
    1987 Nishiki Modulus
    1988 Fuji Palisade
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    Master of the low end garbajj!

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    My ancestry is Scots-Irish and Italian. It is my name day, however.


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    Quote Originally Posted by nlerner View Post
    Like this one, John?



    Neal
    Very, very close.
    The search for inner peace continues...

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    I've seen the site before. He has a great sense of humor. Witness.
    The search for inner peace continues...

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