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Forum: Classic & Vintage 11-06-15, 08:42 PM
Replies: 316
Views: 64,167
Posted By Maxturbo
Well done! :thumb:

Well done! :thumb:
Forum: Classic & Vintage 10-20-15, 10:11 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 4,501
Posted By Maxturbo
Any post starting out with... :rolleyes: ...

Any post starting out with...

:rolleyes:

That appears to be statement leading UP to a question which I think you answered yourself when you discovered that someone slapped a later dated decal...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 10-20-15, 04:24 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 4,501
Posted By Maxturbo
So what is your question? If after breaking...

So what is your question?

If after breaking down the serial number to determine if the bike is in fact a Super Tourer, then if so it has apparently had a series of modifications over the years....
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-08-15, 05:55 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,042
Posted By Maxturbo
Along the lines of this toe-in brake block...

Along the lines of this toe-in brake block discussion...I shimmed slightly my newly installed Kool Stops recently to eliminate squealing. All the time while contemplating and then carrying out the...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-01-15, 05:10 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 5,713
Posted By Maxturbo
'74 Raleigh International

Test ridden and put up 41 years ago. Original down to the tag. ;)

http://i155.photobucket.com/albums/s295/Maxturbo/International/Int3016_zps236f1c98.jpg
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Forum: Classic & Vintage 12-17-14, 09:39 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,674
Posted By Maxturbo
Concur. Nice! :thumb: I took a similar road...

Concur. Nice! :thumb:

I took a similar road bike mod approach with another ST that I have.

http://i155.photobucket.com/albums/s295/Maxturbo/Super%20Tourer/Pedals004.jpg
Forum: Classic & Vintage 12-10-14, 09:27 PM
Replies: 316
Views: 64,167
Posted By Maxturbo
The "B" indicates 1967! The build year at least,...

The "B" indicates 1967! The build year at least, for possibly a 1968 model year offering as you suspect.

Determining the Age of a Raleigh (http://sheldonbrown.com/retroraleighs/dating.html#1967)
Forum: Classic & Vintage 12-10-14, 08:59 PM
Replies: 316
Views: 64,167
Posted By Maxturbo
I had an ADGA leather saddle on my stock '74. ...

I had an ADGA leather saddle on my stock '74.
http://www.bikeforums.net/classic-vintage-bicycles-what-s-worth-appraisals-inquiries/763133-1970-s-era-raleigh-grand-prix-questions.html

You may be...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 12-10-14, 08:25 PM
Replies: 316
Views: 64,167
Posted By Maxturbo
It looks '73/'74ish (with the brake lever...

It looks '73/'74ish (with the brake lever extensions) to me. ;)

What is the serial number?
Forum: General Cycling Discussion 11-13-14, 05:36 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,264
Posted By Maxturbo
I've got a black Bellini. Small, unobtrusive, not...

I've got a black Bellini. Small, unobtrusive, not very loud. Just a simple "dinger". It's not one for traffic congested, noisy surroundings where you want to make yourself blatantly known. More small...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 11-09-14, 09:39 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,674
Posted By Maxturbo
The small chain ring is all "sharks teeth" and...

The small chain ring is all "sharks teeth" and probably a skipper. New and good / used ones are out there though on occasion. 122 BCD as I recall.

Check the chain. I'll bet it too has worn to an...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 11-09-14, 06:27 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,674
Posted By Maxturbo
Congrats! Pretty cool, although she has had a...

Congrats! Pretty cool, although she has had a hard life.

MY main ride. I love em'.

http://i155.photobucket.com/albums/s295/Maxturbo/Super%20Tourer/Rack002_zpsa2fd3b92.jpg
Forum: Classic & Vintage 10-29-14, 06:52 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 5,581
Posted By Maxturbo
1976 Raleigh USA price list to accompany the...

1976 Raleigh USA price list to accompany the Canadian one posted earlier. :)

http://i155.photobucket.com/albums/s295/Maxturbo/Bike%20Parts/76RaleighPriceList_zps87ff4415.jpg
Forum: Classic & Vintage 09-12-14, 12:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,050
Posted By Maxturbo
Late to the party...nice bike but not an ST. At a...

Late to the party...nice bike but not an ST. At a minimum...the brakes are wrong, particularly the rear cable bosses and the headset brand too as pictured.

Pump pegs were 1974 only, FWIW.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 09-02-14, 05:02 AM
Replies: 35,896
Views: 3,666,491
Posted By Maxturbo
A "new" International!

Raleigh International Bicycle 21 5 in Reynolds 531 Campy Mint in Original Box | eBay (http://www.ebay.com/itm/121422649353?ssPageName=STRK:MEWAX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1423.l2649)

I think that I'd find...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 08-18-14, 04:24 AM
Replies: 316
Views: 64,167
Posted By Maxturbo
Nice ride! I know the feeling. That was my...

Nice ride!

I know the feeling. That was my first purchase a few years ago, (a '74) after decades away from riding. :thumb:
Lots of cleaning, polish, lube and an up-grade or two, but well worth...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 08-16-14, 08:14 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 364
Posted By Maxturbo
It turned out well and has a new home in NYC. :)...

It turned out well and has a new home in NYC. :)

http://i155.photobucket.com/albums/s295/Maxturbo/Comp%20GS/81CompGS_zps9881ea5d.jpg
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Forum: Classic & Vintage 08-14-14, 05:13 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,075
Posted By Maxturbo
But that is precisely what he did! :rolleyes: ...

But that is precisely what he did! :rolleyes:



I'm not a huge fan of e-bay FWIW, from their (I think excessive) fee charging perspective, but it is what it is. One can choose to use them or...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 08-13-14, 07:35 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,075
Posted By Maxturbo
Shipping discount my behind. :mad: I just...

Shipping discount my behind. :mad:

I just sold a bike on the Bay and was quoted their "good deal" 40% discount shipping on a quoted $130 shipping charge (adjusted to $88.00). Ignored their offer...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-29-14, 06:10 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 5,160
Posted By Maxturbo
I second IRD FW's! :) Smooth and SUPER...

I second IRD FW's! :)

Smooth and SUPER quiet.

Bilenky Cycle Works (http://www.bilenky.com/#%21woodchuck-approved/cko0)

http://i155.photobucket.com/albums/s295/Maxturbo/Super%20Tourer/St1.jpg
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-25-14, 05:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 600
Posted By Maxturbo
OR do e-Bay! :roflmao2:

OR do e-Bay! :roflmao2:
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-25-14, 04:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 600
Posted By Maxturbo
Ouch...

:lol:

Vintage Brooks Leather Bicycle Seat Raleigh Schwinn Phillips Robinhood | eBay...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-24-14, 12:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 566
Posted By Maxturbo
Researching on e-Bay, and I think that I have my...

Researching on e-Bay, and I think that I have my era answer... :)

'74 Raleigh International


http://i155.photobucket.com/albums/s295/Maxturbo/International/E-bayInt_zps1f29b603.jpg
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-24-14, 12:05 PM
Replies: 35,896
Views: 3,666,491
Posted By Maxturbo
Nice, but they are shooting for the moon, IMO!

1974 Raleigh International Bicycle Copper | eBay (http://www.ebay.com/itm/191259703817?ssPageName=STRK:MEWAX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1423.l2649)
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Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-24-14, 11:29 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 566
Posted By Maxturbo
What is a "Mounting Bike"? :rolleyes:

What is a "Mounting Bike"? :rolleyes:
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