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Forum: Commuting 09-09-15, 11:26 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,189
Posted By dtipton
Thanks to everyone for the feedback. Moving...

Thanks to everyone for the feedback. Moving closer to the job is not an option. Not willing to move until kids are out of school. Commuting half and half not really an option as that would take even...
Forum: Commuting 09-04-15, 07:15 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,189
Posted By dtipton
No plans to drop a car.I have a family sedan and...

No plans to drop a car.I have a family sedan and old pickup. Both are paid off. Liability only on truck.

Car gets better than average mileage and I do my own maintenance so I figure my per mile...
Forum: Commuting 09-04-15, 06:20 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,189
Posted By dtipton
Single dad with two kids. 20% cut would hurt,...

Single dad with two kids. 20% cut would hurt, but would not effect necessities. Might mean I save less for retirement, but health benefits might mean I'm around a little longer to enjoy it when I...
Forum: Commuting 09-04-15, 05:03 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,189
Posted By dtipton
Need Advice on $$$ vs commute

I currently have a 40 mile (one way) commute into Columbus, Ohio. If traffic is perfect and I go a little over the speed limit I can make it in 40 minutes. Heavy traffic, bad weather, or an...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-13-14, 08:21 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,580
Posted By dtipton
Now that is funny!

Now that is funny!
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-13-14, 07:32 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,580
Posted By dtipton
The mountain bike has been posted For a month and...

The mountain bike has been posted For a month and started at about $200. Prelude started at 175 and has been reposted at least twice.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-13-14, 05:25 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,580
Posted By dtipton
Why no love for these?

This are not mine, but I don't understand why they are getting no love from the craigslist community?

Am I out of touch on the value of these models? I see world and world sports posted for...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 03-02-14, 08:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 365
Posted By dtipton
Thanks for the advice, I really appreciate it! ...

Thanks for the advice, I really appreciate it!

Guess I'll have the LBS give her a complete overhaul and see how she looks afterward!
Forum: Classic & Vintage 03-02-14, 03:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 365
Posted By dtipton
Advice 1988 prologue

I picked up an 88 prologue (red/white). The frame while not in awful condition has multiple spots where someone has used touch up paint and there are several spots where rust is starting to show. ...
Forum: Classic and Vintage Bicycles: What's it Worth? Appraisals and Inquiries 02-13-14, 03:40 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 506
Posted By dtipton
1988 schwinn prologue

What is a reasonable purchase price for a 88 schwinn prologue with suntuor sprint components in average condition. Small frame size (53cm) if that plays into the equation. Sorry I have no pictures,...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 02-09-14, 07:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 325
Posted By dtipton
Thanks for the feedback, this forum is such a...

Thanks for the feedback, this forum is such a great resource.

Guess I'll keep looking.

In answer to Azorrch's question the frame would fit and that is one of the problems I'm running into. ...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 02-09-14, 01:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 325
Posted By dtipton
Looking for Peugeot help

I've been looking for an older frame with nice lug work. This seems to fit the bill, but the seller can not tell be anything other than it's a Peugeot. Based on the picture, can someone tell me...
Forum: Road Cycling 06-08-10, 05:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 450
Posted By dtipton
Suggest new wheelset for Felt F75

I'd like to upgrade the wheel set on my 2007 Felt F75. The LBS I frequent suggested American Classic 420. I'd like to stay at $1000 or below. Any other suggestions?

Thanks!
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-01-10, 08:21 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,987
Posted By dtipton
If your CAAD9 makes you think of your Centurion...

If your CAAD9 makes you think of your Centurion as a "beater bike" I need to ride one!! My Centurion Comp TA never fails to bring a smile to my face and gets pulled out of the garage about twice as...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 04-06-10, 03:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 265
Posted By dtipton
decent 1/2" pedals

I've recently acquired an early 70's Schwinn world traveler, but the pedals it came with are a little worse for wear. Can someone point me to a source for some decent (track style maybe?) 1/2"...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 03-09-10, 12:00 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 10,048
Posted By dtipton
I have a one that fits a Shinano Crane derailleur...

I have a one that fits a Shinano Crane derailleur I have, but does not work with either the Suntour SVX or Suntour 4050 in my parts bin. The hanger on the destination bike (73 Schwinn World Travel)...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 03-08-10, 06:55 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 10,048
Posted By dtipton
Anyone know where I can get the same thing but...

Anyone know where I can get the same thing but for suntour?
Forum: Classic & Vintage 03-07-10, 08:54 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 447
Posted By dtipton
Schwinn Opaque Green

After several years of searching I've finally found a vintage 21 inch schwinn in opaque green (World Traveler). Can anyone point me towards a source for some touch up paint? Is it better to just...
Forum: Classic and Vintage Bicycles: What's it Worth? Appraisals and Inquiries 02-07-10, 05:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,353
Posted By dtipton
Not sure if the seller will ship, but this is...

Not sure if the seller will ship, but this is listed on my local craigslist.

http://columbus.craigslist.org/bik/1543363537.html
Forum: Classic & Vintage 01-27-10, 07:18 PM
Replies: 150
Views: 9,367
Posted By dtipton
Outerwear from foxwear.net I ordered a retro...

Outerwear from foxwear.net

I ordered a retro X jacket and set of tights. Excellent worksmanship and super warm. Owner providing custom sizing at no extra charge.
Forum: Classic and Vintage Bicycles: What's it Worth? Appraisals and Inquiries 01-15-10, 08:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,252
Posted By dtipton
Actually the Centurion came with a leather turbo...

Actually the Centurion came with a leather turbo saddle in good condition and like I mentioned earlier the Miyata came with a nice Terry Fly saddle (ladies that was moved to my wife's ride) and...
Forum: Classic and Vintage Bicycles: What's it Worth? Appraisals and Inquiries 01-15-10, 03:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,252
Posted By dtipton
Asking price is $200 which is more than I paid...

Asking price is $200 which is more than I paid for either of my other bikes and they did not need saddle or pedals.
Forum: Classic and Vintage Bicycles: What's it Worth? Appraisals and Inquiries 01-15-10, 12:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,252
Posted By dtipton
As far as I've been able to tell the Miyata is...

As far as I've been able to tell the Miyata is all original (aero fork, stays, seat post, etc) with the exception of consumables including tires and saddle (had a women's terry fly which I've...
Forum: Classic and Vintage Bicycles: What's it Worth? Appraisals and Inquiries 01-15-10, 10:54 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,252
Posted By dtipton
This is posted on my local craigslist and has...

This is posted on my local craigslist and has been up for a few weeks. It would be a personal rider for me, not a flip. I currently have a 84 centurion comp ta and a 83 Miyata pro. The comp ta...
Forum: Classic and Vintage Bicycles: What's it Worth? Appraisals and Inquiries 01-15-10, 04:51 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,252
Posted By dtipton
Bianchi Premio

What would be a reasonable offer for this? 51cm frame, 105 components. No saddle or pedals included.
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