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    I'm going to look at 2 Peugeots 10 speeds tomorrow. What do you think I'll find?

    They are for sale locally, and are described as 2 men's 10 speed Peugeot bikes in good condition for $75 ea. Any guesses as to what you think they might be?
    Laterally stiff yet vertically compliant.

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    UO-8's. The statistics are overwhelmingly in favor of them.

    Break out the champagne (French, of course) if they're two PX-10's.

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    Might be UE-8's (UO-8's without any chrome).

    I'm guessing they'll have Carbolite stickers.
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    Rusty?

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    I'm gonna guess a PS something
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    Carbolite 103 stickers FTW
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    Two Huffy's and an illiterate moron.
    How do you keep an idiot in suspense?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Panthers007 View Post
    Two Huffy's and an illiterate moron.
    +1 . It's got them skinny racing tires
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    If the seller pronounces it PooGott, stolen.

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    I agree, most likely UO8s..........but if they are PX10s, don't be surprised if they are giant 60cm or bigger. Hope you're not under 6 foot tall! ;^))

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    Be sure to let us know!
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    Well I'm back after looking at the bikes.

    Not U-08, not PX-10, and not even road bikes.

    Ever hear of a Montreal Express mountain bike? Me either. Made in Canada, Shimano components. Ishiwata 4130 frames though.


    Laterally stiff yet vertically compliant.

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    Lugged steel mountain bike frames with horizontal top tube and the stem painted to match the frame? That's not bad, not bad at all.

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    do they both look htat nice? it looks like a great basic ATB. put some skinny slick tires on rip off the gears and make the ATB FIXIES LOL
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    IMHO offer the guy 50 bucks for the both and immediately flip them.
    Sggiri prestamenti, pagari tardamenti; cu' sa qualchi accidenti, non si ni paga nenti.
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    Not shabby at all, I really like it
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    I like em!!!

    put slicks on and ride everywhere...

    I love riding my Hardrock around town...

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    Thats funny, last time I went to look at a peugeot road bike, turned out it was a mountain bike, at least he got the brand right I guess?

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    I've never seen a bike with only ONE chrome-moly tube (the seat tube, according to the decal). Strange.

    But it's a very decent bike, by the looks of it. It's worthy of keeping or flipping, and it's also worthy of many kinds of conversions.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Batman_3000 View Post
    IMHO offer the guy 50 bucks for the both and immediately flip them.
    You are aware that it's possible to lose money flipping?
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    After looking at the bikes this morning, I decided to pass on them.

    The bikes were in good shape, and the seller was a nice retired lady. But, I don't have a need for a mountain bike and don't feel I could sell them around here for much more than the $75 asking price.

    I see that the seller took my advice and, except for her advertisement title, reposted the bikes with a more accurate description, too.

    http://kalamazoo.craigslist.org/bik/1373475480.html
    Laterally stiff yet vertically compliant.

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