First ever restoration job: a 1983 Pug with a rare (for the UK) 501SL frame....
'Kids, as far as Daddy's concerned, you're both potential murderers.'
1984 Gitane Sprint:
1984 Gitane Tour de France
Late 70's Peugeot PX10 - repainted (poorly) and incorrect decals by prior owner.
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1984 Gitane Sprint; 1984 Gitane Tour de France;1982 Trek 610; 1980's Univega Supra Sport; 1975 Teledyne Titan;1984 Peugeot PSV10N; 1968 Peugeot PL8; ;1982 Nishiki Marina 12; 1977 Peugeot PX-10; 1987 Trek 800 Antelope (touring/commuting set up); 1981 Trek 510; 1993 or 1994 Scott Comp Racing mtb; 1996 Klein Pulse II mtb; 1980's Peugeot Limestone hybrid;
My cycling blog
Basso w/ Super Record
Litespeed w/ Dura Ace
Colango Mexico w/ Super Record
Dave Moulton Fuso w/ 25th Dura Ace
De Rosa Professional w/ C Record
Natalini w/ NR
Paramount P65 w/ Record
Raleigh RRA w/ French stuff
Schwinn Circuit w/ Dura Ace
Vitus w/ a mix of stuff
1985 PH 501 in the current form
1984 Ross Mt. Rainier
73ish Grand touring
1977 Marathon racing Tandem(as found)
Titan from the early 90s
1983 PSV 10
And a couple others....
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“Let me never fall into the vulgar mistake of dreaming that I am persecuted whenever I am contradicted.”
― Ralph Waldo Emerson, Emerson in His Journals
My '72 chrome P15-9. I've since put the original long cage Shimano Crane (a.k.a. Schwinn-Approved Le Tour GT-300) RD back on.
Colnago Sprint :
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Here's photos of a '72 Nishiki Pro I inherited from my dad - all stock except for the seat post (which I have). This winter I'm going to build new wheels using the original hubs but new rims - it currently has tubulars and the rear finally gave up. Unfortunately it's a bit too small for me, but it's nice to cruise over to friends places, the grocery store, or somewhere for a beer.
Ok here are my babies
My miyata 1400 1989 purchased new...... upgraded to ultegra 9 speed from the original tricolor utegra 600. new rims, I built... and now has a new nitto stem and noodle handle bars
My utility bike 1982 nishki purchased new.... now with 1x8 friction shifters.... ony original pieces are frame and seatpost
My son's panasonic
My son's fixie.... was his grandmothers Univega gran turismo from about 1978? Automotive paint via preval his main ride
'82 Nishiski commuter/utility
'83 Torpado Super Strada ... cafe commuter
'89 Miyata 1400
Soma rush Fixie
'78 Univega gran turismo (son's Fixie/SS)
06 Haro x3 (son's bmx)
Electra cruiser (wife's bike)
looking for: De Rosa 58cm ELOS frame and fork internal cable routing
you guys have some nice bikes
[QUOTE=scozim;13168351]1984 Gitane Sprint:
I got to see this one in person today! It really is beautiful bike
Ricardo Pinnacle. Reynolds531c, Suntour Sprint9000.
2010 Custom Carbon JBC, 1990 Ricardo Pinnacle, 1988 Ricardo Elite, 1983 Ricardo Varsity, 1990 Peugeot Hurricane, 1977 Dawes Galaxy GT, 2007 Pinarello F3-13, Custom aussie made 1980 Columbus SL racer, 1975 Calton Rapide, 1995 Olympia Fusari, 1993 Basso Viper.
So many wonderfully colored bikes in this thread!
I'll try to bring it down a notch or two with my recently acquired 1977 A-D Vent Noir II in the smoked chrome finish.
More rainy day reflections for Khatful.
Just finished this...
I have a few vintage rides.
Here is my last remaining Zullo, a Sprint.
Love the bicycle, and I'll update the pics in a week or two when I add the drillium levers from DD, new Columbus decals, and the new "old" Regal saddle.
She really rides beautifully.
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Sorry for the poor pic
When I saw post # 20 of this thread, I thought Mazdaspeed had slipped my Superissimo out of the garage for photos. His appears to be identical with the exception of the bar tape and color of the sewups.
Mine is all Campy Super Record never ridden, and only recently taken out of the box and built up. Groupo has some miles on another bike but the frame and most other parts are NOS, never built up till now.
They should be brought together.
Late 80's very early 90's Kojima Condor found on a rubbish pile covered in Shimano 105 and quickly retrieved. Now refurbished and customised for the wife. You cant really see the script stickers in the photo on the downtubes and just near the saddle on the top tubes. Its not a restoration hence the non orignal colours, saddle and decals. She's a shorty so Iv'e had to adjust things to fit her.
Gonna stick them all in one place for a change:
1971 Mondia Special:
1974 Colnago Super:
1979 Dennis Sparrow:
1980 Alpina drillium test-rig:
1983 Colnago Mexico:
2002 Davidson custom:
I have got a few more project frames kicking around, but since they aren't yet rides they'll have to be featured another time.