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Forum: Classic & Vintage 09-26-15, 09:07 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 716
Posted By PedalTraveler
To my eyes it seems rather clear that turquoise...

To my eyes it seems rather clear that turquoise is a respray over white details, both on the seat tube, headtube, and pinstripes on the fork. Factories don't pinstripe a bike then paint over it...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 09-04-15, 06:54 AM
Replies: 11,751
Views: 1,878,540
Posted By PedalTraveler
Saved this Klein Rascal from being cut up to make...

Saved this Klein Rascal from being cut up to make bicycle art..... he had many other interesting bikes in line for the torch but I didn't have much cash with me so only this one came home. A fresh...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 08-20-15, 04:12 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,055
Posted By PedalTraveler
Very nice, its great to see the evolution of it...

Very nice, its great to see the evolution of it over the years, and your current build is a real beauty!
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-30-15, 06:13 AM
Replies: 1,523
Views: 305,887
Posted By PedalTraveler
25" Fuji S12-S LTD sports tourer. Double butted...

25" Fuji S12-S LTD sports tourer. Double butted main triangle. Will trade for parts, 23" frame, or what have you if you're interested. Paint has usual signs of age and use, but pretty good overall. ...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 02-09-15, 08:03 PM
Replies: 11,210
Views: 1,012,236
Posted By PedalTraveler
FREE BIKE!!! As you can see I have no place to...

FREE BIKE!!! As you can see I have no place to store it. If you can pick this up in the metro Detroit area it's all yours, if I recall it's a 1954 Norman. The previous owner took off the headbadge...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 02-07-15, 05:20 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,789
Posted By PedalTraveler
That cleaned up beautifully, it's amazing what...

That cleaned up beautifully, it's amazing what some simple detail work can do.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 02-02-15, 08:09 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 933
Posted By PedalTraveler
The only pre-built one I could find for anywhere...

The only pre-built one I could find for anywhere close to cheap when I did my build. And it aint very cheap. Your LBS can order one from J&B Importers if they have an account....
Forum: Classic & Vintage 02-02-15, 07:47 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 923
Posted By PedalTraveler
I've always used bulk, Clarks, Jagwire, Shimano,...

I've always used bulk, Clarks, Jagwire, Shimano, and Sunlite. The Pre-lubed Jagwire is my favorite thus far. This latest build though I ordered this Road Pro | Jagwire...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 02-01-15, 10:02 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 4,336
Posted By PedalTraveler
Not riding but I found an 80 year old 14kt gold...

Not riding but I found an 80 year old 14kt gold ring while maintaining a trail I ride. Sold it and donated the money to charity.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 01-31-15, 09:52 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,752
Posted By PedalTraveler
http://i1283.photobucket.com/albums/a541/ptpomber/...

http://i1283.photobucket.com/albums/a541/ptpomber/Bicycles-001_zpscdb39206.jpg (http://s1283.photobucket.com/user/ptpomber/media/Bicycles-001_zpscdb39206.jpg.html)
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Forum: Classic & Vintage 01-31-15, 09:12 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 823
Posted By PedalTraveler
It looks like it's going to be beautiful! ...

It looks like it's going to be beautiful! Looking forward to the updates!
Forum: Classic & Vintage 01-30-15, 11:03 AM
Replies: 15,327
Views: 4,794,098
Posted By PedalTraveler
For Trade: Brooks B17 Narrow brown, used...

For Trade:

Brooks B17 Narrow brown, used shows some bumps an scrapes and a bit hard, could use some proofide and miles on it to get it in shape, bought it for a project then gave the frame away,...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 01-28-15, 09:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 944
Posted By PedalTraveler
Yup, a 1980's Schwinn, lots of signs of this. The...

Yup, a 1980's Schwinn, lots of signs of this. The serial number comes up that way because by the Giant years they used a different system. There should be numbers imprinted on the headbadge to tell...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 01-27-15, 10:35 PM
Replies: 6,532
Views: 537,161
Posted By PedalTraveler
Found this, anyone been there? ...

Found this, anyone been there?

http://i1283.photobucket.com/albums/a541/ptpomber/10893739_10206134695913388_1836018748_n_zps62724fb1.jpg...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 01-23-15, 10:09 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,495
Posted By PedalTraveler
I was fortunate to be allowed a test ride on a...

I was fortunate to be allowed a test ride on a customer's Bruce Gordon, she'd ridden from where she lives near Bruce in California and stopped for her second tune up of the trip at our shop in...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 01-23-15, 09:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 372
Posted By PedalTraveler
Some moments in C&V feel a little silly

This dawned on me when I was looking at the housing equivalent of paint swatches. That said, I'm leaning towards the celeste for housing and a bottle cage of the other blue. :thumb: What do you...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 01-22-15, 10:02 PM
Replies: 15,327
Views: 4,794,098
Posted By PedalTraveler
thanks!

thanks!
Forum: Classic & Vintage 01-22-15, 11:32 AM
Replies: 15,327
Views: 4,794,098
Posted By PedalTraveler
thanks!

thanks!
Forum: Classic & Vintage 01-22-15, 08:08 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,163
Posted By PedalTraveler
I'll throw my opinion out here, a standard helmet...

I'll throw my opinion out here, a standard helmet is so cheap compared to virtually everything else folks around here buy for their bikes short of tubes, why get used on something that might matter...
Forum: Road Cycling 01-15-15, 07:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,214
Posted By PedalTraveler
The Jamis Aurora is consistently well rated and...

The Jamis Aurora is consistently well rated and would leave you some money for upgrades. JAMIS BICYCLES...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 01-15-15, 07:28 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,977
Posted By PedalTraveler
To me there's an untitled gap between modern and...

To me there's an untitled gap between modern and vintage... to call a bike from the 90's modern, well just compare a bike from 1991 to 2011. Or alternately consider the '95 Pontiac I drive, it sure...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 01-03-15, 10:47 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,815
Posted By PedalTraveler
Blessing. Bikes are for riding as far as I'm...

Blessing. Bikes are for riding as far as I'm concerned, just take care of them, and only take special ones such as yours out for rides on nice days. Bikes are tools to get places and have fun doing...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 01-03-15, 09:09 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 10,149
Posted By PedalTraveler
I'm a bicycle mechanic/renter/salesman. I've had...

I'm a bicycle mechanic/renter/salesman. I've had fun playing the game for a while but it will be time for a "real" job and career pretty soon. Who knows what is next...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 01-03-15, 08:44 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,392
Posted By PedalTraveler
Just gorgeous, something about pre-war bikes just...

Just gorgeous, something about pre-war bikes just cant be beat.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 01-03-15, 07:22 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 5,250
Posted By PedalTraveler
I found mine for very cheap, had it and rode it...

I found mine for very cheap, had it and rode it for a while, but finances dictated I could not keep it so away it went. I wanted it then, it was as fun as I thought it would be and I would like to...
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