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Forum: Classic & Vintage 12-03-16, 07:47 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 283
Posted By treebound
I'm testing the FB waters for a few things I've...

I'm testing the FB waters for a few things I've sold and so far it does better than CL has for me. I'm not using the Marketplace app, instead I'm using a couple local city or county wide rummage...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 12-03-16, 07:32 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,530
Posted By treebound
Sad news on his passing. Someone I would have...

Sad news on his passing.
Someone I would have liked to meet in person.
Forum: Touring 11-30-16, 03:54 PM
Replies: 327
Views: 79,242
Posted By treebound
Check your frame too. Many of the bikes I've seen...

Check your frame too. Many of the bikes I've seen that have bent forks also have slightly bent top and down tubes just behind the head tube.

Sorry about your crash, good that it wasn't worse.
...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 11-22-16, 10:55 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 496
Posted By treebound
A guy who used to own a local small bike shop had...

A guy who used to own a local small bike shop had a twin downtube'd Colnago made out of titanium. I didn't know they were available in aluminum as well.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 11-22-16, 10:52 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 666
Posted By treebound
From the Sacramento CL, which is a bit friendlier...

From the Sacramento CL, which is a bit friendlier priced than S.F.,

Bianchi Lupo, 51cm:
Bianchi Lupo Touring Road Bike (http://sacramento.craigslist.org/bik/5876998524.html)

generic Bianchi:...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 11-22-16, 10:39 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,075
Posted By treebound
Keep in mind that there are apparently two "De...

Keep in mind that there are apparently two "De Rosa" brands, the ones shown above have a heart in the O, the other has something else.

And, yes, someday I want a DeRosa.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 11-22-16, 09:40 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,268
Posted By treebound
You really need to figure out your personal...

You really need to figure out your personal sizing. 6' in one person would put them on a 55-56cm ctc frame, 6' in another person would put them on a 62-64cm ctc frame, all based upon leg length and...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 11-22-16, 09:05 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 496
Posted By treebound
Interesting that the fork is painted on the...

Interesting that the fork is painted on the MasterLight. I just learned that my MasterLight is a 1997 model and the fork is chrome with no paint. Looks nice either way.
Forum: Classic and Vintage Sales 11-22-16, 08:55 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 767
Posted By treebound
I'd have to see a sideview of it, but to me it...

I'd have to see a sideview of it, but to me it looks taller than a 56cm ctt would be.
I had one of these in a slightly too large size that I put many miles on and really enjoyed riding it. Different...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 11-18-16, 09:54 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 620
Posted By treebound
To the OP, find your bike's s/n and email it to...

To the OP, find your bike's s/n and email it to Colnago along with a good side photo. I did that yesterday without a photo and they replied this morning and said mine is either a 1997 or 2007. Sent a...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 11-18-16, 08:40 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 416
Posted By treebound
The Campy NR uses a 15mm bolt and not a 14mm?...

The Campy NR uses a 15mm bolt and not a 14mm? Good to know in case I ever come across one.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 11-18-16, 07:42 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 620
Posted By treebound
A little Colnago s/n history, which helps to...

A little Colnago s/n history, which helps to understand why dating these can bring confusion.
https://saarf.london/category/colnago-serial-number/

Also, a thread was started in 2012 on the site...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 11-17-16, 10:06 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 620
Posted By treebound
I was just reading on a few other discussion...

I was just reading on a few other discussion sites and am thinking mine could be in the 90's vintage.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 11-17-16, 06:43 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 620
Posted By treebound
Try to get a good picture of the model name on...

Try to get a good picture of the model name on the top tube. Mine has Master Light with the words offset from each other and without an X. I can't tell for certain, but it looks like your's might...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 11-17-16, 06:29 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 620
Posted By treebound
I'm going to have to try that Colnago email and...

I'm going to have to try that Colnago email and see if they can pin down the date of my MasterLight. Thanks.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 11-16-16, 08:46 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 779
Posted By treebound
I've got two MTB/comfort bikes going away this...

I've got two MTB/comfort bikes going away this weekend, and a 20" wheeled 3-wheeler left last night.

Regarding the half-hooded handlebars, stem post measures about 22mm diameter, brake levers and...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 11-16-16, 04:23 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 779
Posted By treebound
Might have been, don't recall, I'll get the...

Might have been, don't recall, I'll get the details and will get back to you.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 11-16-16, 04:19 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 620
Posted By treebound
Yep, so probably easiest to just go...

Yep, so probably easiest to just go period-correct if you want to do a functional restoration, or use what you would have used at the time if you were the original owner.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 11-16-16, 01:30 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 620
Posted By treebound
(edit: oops, posted a Cannondale link, sorry,...

(edit: oops, posted a Cannondale link, sorry, oops.)

What I've learned from researching my Master Light is that a lot of these were sold as framesets and built up by various bike shops and end...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 11-16-16, 11:04 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 779
Posted By treebound
Some sections (like this one and like the touring...

Some sections (like this one and like the touring section) have their own for sale folder, otherwise the main one down towards the bottom of the forum section list. I don't know what permissions are...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 11-16-16, 09:45 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 643
Posted By treebound
Hope you don't have one of my old ones. I would...

Hope you don't have one of my old ones. I would bend them to fit certain bikes better due to stem thickness and stem angle.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 11-16-16, 09:43 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 457
Posted By treebound
I've been out of touch a bit with cycling, didn't...

I've been out of touch a bit with cycling, didn't know he closed up shop. Bummer.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 11-16-16, 09:36 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 643
Posted By treebound
I've got one or two stored out in the garage, not...

I've got one or two stored out in the garage, not sure if the straps are still there. Not much use for newer road bikes or MTB's, but worked okay on older road bikes. I don't recall the brands of...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 11-16-16, 09:31 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 779
Posted By treebound
Yeah, some stuff I have is hanging around waiting...

Yeah, some stuff I have is hanging around waiting for an appropriate build to put them on.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 11-16-16, 08:56 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 779
Posted By treebound
Annual parts purge and sort

I don't think I did a parts purge last year. A couple years ago I donated a bunch to someone at a bike co-op. I'm currently sorting out parts bins and wheels hanging from the rafters, I don't have...
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