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Forum: Classic & Vintage 08-03-16, 04:02 PM
Replies: 20
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Posted By Bogester
https://flic.kr/p/aC9r6MI had serial # R4E0981. ...

https://flic.kr/p/aC9r6MI had serial # R4E0981. I think it was mostly original except tires, grips, etc.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 03-05-16, 02:48 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 5,199
Posted By Bogester
It's definitely pre-1974 when Hetchins moved to...

It's definitely pre-1974 when Hetchins moved to Southend...your headbadge shows the old Tottenham address in London. I have what I believe is a 74 (Southend transfers) and my serial number is very...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 12-22-15, 01:08 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 939
Posted By Bogester
From 1962...Green Lake Cycles in Seattle (still...

From 1962...Green Lake Cycles in Seattle (still there). $137.50 for a Raleigh Gran Sport, with rack, light, cyclometer, and clips and straps. I wonder what the trade in was for $7?

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Forum: Classic & Vintage 09-23-15, 10:50 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 676
Posted By Bogester
I'm getting a ride to Cle Elum Friday night, will...

I'm getting a ride to Cle Elum Friday night, will be at the "ride" Saturday morning, then biking back to Seattle on Sunday. Debating what bike to ride but I will have a saddlebag big enough to hold...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 08-25-15, 11:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 746
Posted By Bogester
Talk about timing...yesterday I rode from...

Talk about timing...yesterday I rode from Northbend to the summit and back. Trail and tunnel are in great shape. I went almost to the end of lake Kechelus and the gravel was noticeably thicker. I...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 08-10-15, 11:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 250
Posted By Bogester
I had a 2001? and it was a very nice bike. My...

I had a 2001? and it was a very nice bike. My biggest beef was there wasn't much room for wide tires and fenders?...forget about it. Mine, as pictured, measured 59 x 59...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 04-26-15, 09:31 PM
Replies: 9,265
Views: 669,842
Posted By Bogester
I had a Hetchins weekend. Pulled the old boy out...

I had a Hetchins weekend. Pulled the old boy out hibernation and took it for a few rides. Hetchins aren't typically thought of as being racers but this is definitely my "zippiest" bike. A lot of...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 03-08-15, 10:23 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,651
Posted By Bogester
Nice find. My chromie came off the line 6 bikes...

Nice find. My chromie came off the line 6 bikes later than yours. Took it for a nice 3 hour ride today...my favorite bike by far. https://farm7.staticflickr.com/6002/5929398818_a652dcd5f4_z.jpg
Forum: Classic & Vintage 12-30-14, 11:47 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,820
Posted By Bogester
Welcome to the chrome Ross club. I ride mine...

Welcome to the chrome Ross club. I ride mine about 3-4 times a year but they are good rides.https://farm7.staticflickr.com/6099/6316250099_8dc4164f4f_z.jpg
Forum: Classic & Vintage 11-27-14, 12:55 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 13,059
Posted By Bogester
74 Hetchins ...

74 Hetchins

https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7429/13096939843_a4fca5dc87_c.jpg
Forum: Classic & Vintage 11-13-14, 11:46 PM
Replies: 264
Views: 13,334
Posted By Bogester
https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7456/8729038039_142...

https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7456/8729038039_142161274d_b.jpg
https://farm9.staticflickr.com/8415/8712021213_b342c77081_b.jpg
Forum: Classic & Vintage 11-12-14, 09:52 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,550
Posted By Bogester
I've got some old school Carnacs but the Adidas...

I've got some old school Carnacs but the Adidas get most of the miles.

https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3947/15077868973_a1f98ca04b.jpg...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 10-19-14, 09:15 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 9,036
Posted By Bogester
Fantastic looking bike. I think that's what mine...

Fantastic looking bike. I think that's what mine originally looked like.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 10-13-14, 10:08 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 9,036
Posted By Bogester
I saw a couple Rivendells so I guess I feel safe...

I saw a couple Rivendells so I guess I feel safe even though it's an 01 and isn't all orange.
https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3877/14508252566_59536c2449_c.jpg...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 09-29-14, 10:24 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 4,521
Posted By Bogester
I say "elevate from the norm". Did a half ironman...

I say "elevate from the norm". Did a half ironman on this old soldier this summer. If I was 25 years younger and had a chance at competing I might go for something more modern....nah, I don't think...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 08-24-14, 08:59 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 7,912
Posted By Bogester
That 63 Frejus is the best looking bike I've seen...

That 63 Frejus is the best looking bike I've seen in a long time. The oldest I've had was a 62 Raleigh Gran Sport. Too small so sold it
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Forum: Classic & Vintage 08-24-14, 08:44 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,455
Posted By Bogester
Get a little metal in there and....oooh, baby! ...

Get a little metal in there and....oooh, baby!

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Forum: Classic & Vintage 08-18-14, 10:05 PM
Replies: 9,265
Views: 669,842
Posted By Bogester
Not quite, but I was one of a couple freaks who...

Not quite, but I was one of a couple freaks who did the swim without a wetsuit....babies:)
Forum: Classic & Vintage 08-18-14, 07:30 PM
Replies: 9,265
Views: 669,842
Posted By Bogester
I rode my 74 Hetchins in the Lake Stevens Half...

I rode my 74 Hetchins in the Lake Stevens Half Ironman triathlon. My bike was a real oddball in the sea of carbon...performed quite well though...better than me (a little sore today!).
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Forum: Classic & Vintage 08-03-14, 03:28 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,306
Posted By Bogester
There's a couple PX-10's hanging the on the...

There's a couple PX-10's hanging the on the Adventure Cycling Assoc. office walls. Here's one that went from Alaska to Argentina!
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Forum: Classic & Vintage 08-01-14, 01:17 PM
Replies: 1,273
Views: 119,388
Posted By Bogester
The silence is deafening....nobody wants this...

The silence is deafening....nobody wants this beauty? Might be yours Frank.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-31-14, 09:00 PM
Replies: 1,273
Views: 119,388
Posted By Bogester
My father in-law snagged this at goodwill and...

My father in-law snagged this at goodwill and gave it to me awhile ago. I could use the garage space and it's really not a bike I'm likely to ride much. The front tire is shot and needs to be...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-18-14, 10:48 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 3,535
Posted By Bogester
Well at least Bob has a spare bike...or 50!! ...

Well at least Bob has a spare bike...or 50!! They're all awesome though so good on you for trying to fix it.

I don't know if I've made anybody crash but I've sure brought myself down many times....
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-17-14, 10:53 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,052
Posted By Bogester
I like this.. 40 years old and shifts perfectly ...

I like this.. 40 years old and shifts perfectly

https://farm3.staticflickr.com/2904/14679202844_6c07ec448b_z.jpg

For the "new" stuff....these are pretty sweet.
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Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-16-14, 01:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 918
Posted By Bogester
Good job Rocky. I didn't see you...in fact I saw...

Good job Rocky. I didn't see you...in fact I saw very few vintage bikes this year. Seems to be less and less every year. This was my 5th STP and I rode my 71 Paramount. It's the third time I've...
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