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Old 02-19-12, 10:20 AM   #76
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Mods, there is no place cor commuter sales except the general for sale area is it ok to post for sale items here if you are a paying member?
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Old 02-19-12, 10:49 AM   #77
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I need a work stand in a very bad way. Anyone have one they would trade for something?
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Old 02-27-12, 03:07 PM   #78
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Mods, there is no place cor commuter sales except the general for sale area is it ok to post for sale items here if you are a paying member?
You need to put it in the Marketplace forum for now.

I'll forward your suggestion for a Commuting Marketplace to the Administrators.
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Old 03-09-12, 06:52 PM   #79
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Also looking for a bag to fit in the frame triangle.

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Old 03-11-12, 07:07 PM   #80
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I have a Large Banjo Brothers backpack in black. Mint condition, but missing the waist strap/hip belt thingy.

Want some Nashbar ATB panniers.

EDIT: Backpack is gone.
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Old 03-19-12, 09:05 AM   #81
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WTT Chicago area, Dahon Curve 3-spd bike for a good "bike rack bike"

I have this wonderful little Dahon Curve 3-spd folding bike I'd like to trade for a full size "bike rack bike."

I bought the curve to take on the train for my daily commute, but I find I'd rather just have a bike on each end. I have a nice bike for my home end, but need a bike for the work end. It should be a men's bike, appropriate for my size (5'8", 30" inseam) and have NO quick release hardware. I don't care how many speeds it has, as long as it is not just high gearing. I should be ruggedly built (not a road racing bike) and of somewhat higher mechanical quality than what they're selling at Walmart. Fenders and a rack would be a plus, but not required. It doesn't have to be as pretty as my Curve, but should not be terrible either.
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I don't have anything to trade but I hope to utilize this thread soon.
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Old 03-25-12, 02:51 PM   #83
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Here's the Curve I mentioned two posts above:



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Up for grabs: Your choice of either a large Banjo Brothers backpack or a large Banjo Brothers mess bag. Both waterproof, both are black with reflective stripes.

Will consider trading for a trunk bag, smallish panniers ( have 16.3" chainstays on a bike with 26" wheels, so heel strike is a major concern), larger lumbar pack, or Wald folding basket(s).
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I have an Axiom trunk bag that folds out to small panniers, too. http://tinyurl.com/7g2b84a

Trade for the backpack?

I also have a natty little Topeak handlebar bag http://tinyurl.com/78cff9o if you're interested.
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I have an Axiom trunk bag that folds out to small panniers, too. http://tinyurl.com/7g2b84a

Trade for the backpack?

I also have a natty little Topeak handlebar bag http://tinyurl.com/78cff9o if you're interested.
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Up for grabs: Your choice of either a large Banjo Brothers backpack or a large Banjo Brothers mess bag. Both waterproof, both are black with reflective stripes.

Will consider trading for a trunk bag, smallish panniers ( have 16.3" chainstays on a bike with 26" wheels, so heel strike is a major concern), larger lumbar pack, or Wald folding basket(s).
Backpack is gone. Might put the mess bag up for grabs at a later date...
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Old 04-17-12, 08:03 AM   #88
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Avid 15C Center-Pull Cantilevers w/Kool-Stop Pads (Still have some life)
Threadless Stem Adapter for 1 1/8" Threaded Fork - Unused w/Marks from Storage
Kool-Stop Salmon Cartridge Pads - NIB - 2 Packs (4 Pads)
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(SPOKEN FOR) Shimano HG50 Chain - NIB

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Pretty open... Frame bag, rear rack, Camelbak Bottles, 700x23/25 tires, etc... If you have something you think I may be able to use, make an offer.




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Old 05-04-12, 02:18 PM   #89
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Have:
9 speed Tiagra STI's in good shape
FSA SLK-Light BB30 crank 172.5 130 BCD - some heal rub but good overall

Need:
9 speed barcon shifters - would trade straight across for the tiagra shifters
some thing interesting?

I don't frequent this area much so please PM me.
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Old 05-10-12, 05:22 AM   #90
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For Trade:
Salsa Vaya - 54 (geometry http://salsacycles.com/bikes/vaya/)



White Industires ENO disc wheels (eccentric) - 700c



White Industries ENO single-speed cranks

Crank arms are 170L w/ 34T Chainring




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SS cyclocross bike/frame
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Old 05-10-12, 08:28 AM   #91
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I'm looking for ruined leather saddles, like Brooks, Wrights, Ideale, &c. I'm learning to put new leather on them. I have all kinds of stuff to trade....
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For trade - [STRIKE]six[/STRIKE] three pair of MTB shoes (individually, not a set), perfect for commuting with SPD/Crank Bros. I would like to trade for stuff needed to build my first touring rig. These are also listed on CL, so availability may vary, but I will up-date this thread. Cleats not included, my friends.

EDIT: No fungi or crazy foot issues to worry about. These are well-kept. All shoes are size 11-12, depending. Thanks no1mad.




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^^Not that I'm in the market (or able to help via trade), but you might want to list the size of the shoes...
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how can i post a new wanted to trade post ?
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how can i post a new wanted to trade post ?
So long as it's not 'for sale', then it's not too complicated. Just do something like this:

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Kool-Stop Salmon Cartridge Pads - NIB - 2 Packs (4 Pads)
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Trek Sonic Cycloputer (w/Speed and Cadence Sensors & Magnets - Not Pictured)

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Pretty open... Frame bag, rear rack, bar tape, 700x23/25 tires, etc... If you have something you think I may be able to use, make an offer.








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Old 06-18-12, 12:08 AM   #97
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I'll post pictures soon, but I have for trade:

700x50 Berthoud stainless steel fenders
Pletscher two-legged kickstand
Velo Orange steering stabilizer

I'm looking for 700x40+ tires, perhaps Marathon Duremes, Extremes, Mondials, or Supremes? Perhaps some 29" Big Apples? Whatcha got?
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I just had a set of wheels built by hand from old Formula hubs (in good shape) and recycled Alex rims with Wheelmaster spokes, 2X on both. At 195 lbs, I'm no lightweight, and after riding the new build am forced to let go of my Forte Titans. They are strong and solid, as most reviews attest, but they are not for someone of my weight. This was evident after riding the new wheels and feeling how stiff they were. Never been wrecked or dropped.

They have been de-badged and look cooler for it, I think. Does not come with cassette or tires/tubes, but can if the trade needs it.

What I'd like to trade for is something for a new build. Not sure if I want cross or road, but I could use some 9 speed levers, silver or black. If anyone has a 56cm frame they'd like to trade, I'm open to that as well.

I will be listing these on CL in a couple of days, but thought I'd list them in here to keep it in the family.





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Old 06-24-12, 10:16 PM   #99
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Have: Stock 2008 Fuji 40mm road bars.

Need: Something comparable but in a 42mm or 44mm.
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-Hold Fast FRS
-VO Touring pedals or
-MKS Sylvan Touring pedals
-VO Constructeur Front Rack or
-VO Pass Hunter Front Rack
-Touring components (derailleurs, cassettes, barend shifters, dyno hubs, etc)


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Ritchey WCS slick tire 700x23c NIB
Ritchey stem 120mm, +-6deg, 26mm clamp
Black Brooks leather tape NIB (I'll trade it for brown leather tape)
Nitto RB-009 bullhorns


and whatever you can find here:
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