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Forum: Classic and Vintage Bicycles: What's it Worth? Appraisals and Inquiries 06-19-12, 11:56 PM
Replies: 27
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Posted By himmiesutton
Hello Crescentwrench, I was looking for your seat...

Hello Crescentwrench, I was looking for your seat post size and discovered your post. Here is a link to my previous post about this frame. If anyone can tell you the correct seat post size, it will...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-13-12, 10:59 PM
Replies: 5,745
Views: 1,252,125
Posted By himmiesutton
Here is my 91 Diamondback Prevail TG, Tange...

Here is my 91 Diamondback Prevail TG, Tange Prestige, powder coated and with Tiagra 9-speed running gear. It turned out to be a very light bike and a real sweet ride....
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-11-12, 08:41 AM
Replies: 132
Views: 29,093
Posted By himmiesutton
I just picked up a 58cm Apollo Gran Sport...

I just picked up a 58cm Apollo Gran Sport Burgundy frameset with the serial number 80 - 01 - 45983. The tubing sticker is obliterated, so can anyone tell me what tubing might have been used in this...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-07-12, 12:40 AM
Replies: 240
Views: 39,360
Posted By himmiesutton
Hi, picked up a Shogun 300 with Tange 900 Double...

Hi, picked up a Shogun 300 with Tange 900 Double Butted Cr-Mo, s/n Y5K5011. Bikes in nice condition and I was hoping to build it into a 650B randonneur for my wife. S/N is Y5K5011 and it has cheap...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-31-12, 10:43 PM
Replies: 818
Views: 109,869
Posted By himmiesutton
Thanks Bianchigirll! Think I'll give this one a...

Thanks Bianchigirll! Think I'll give this one a pass. Does Bianchi generally reserve the Celeste color for only their higher end frames?
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-31-12, 07:43 AM
Replies: 818
Views: 109,869
Posted By himmiesutton
Hello Bianchi fans, Much thanks to...

Hello Bianchi fans,

Much thanks to Bianchigirll for her help with my previous Bianchi purchase! In my ongoing quest for a large frame Bianchi, I am considering this bike on eBay (frame only to...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-21-12, 08:21 AM
Replies: 818
Views: 109,869
Posted By himmiesutton
That's what I thought when I bought it on eBay,...

That's what I thought when I bought it on eBay, too bad I didn't know Bianchi sized their frames differently! The beautiful paint sold the bike locally on
CL in a matter of 2 days.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-12-12, 02:35 PM
Replies: 818
Views: 109,869
Posted By himmiesutton
Thanks Bianchigirll, that's very helpful! The...

Thanks Bianchigirll, that's very helpful! The bike's not in the Fatherland (I'm in British Columbia and the bike came to me from Texas). Wish I had known about the sizing, may have to try and resell...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-12-12, 11:54 AM
Replies: 818
Views: 109,869
Posted By himmiesutton
Hello all, been a while since I posted but I need...

Hello all, been a while since I posted but I need help. Bought this Bianchi frame thinking it was 59cm (my size) but it measures out more like a 57. I could sure use some expert Bianchi help to...
Forum: Classic and Vintage Bicycles: What's it Worth? Appraisals and Inquiries 07-20-11, 08:34 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 193
Posted By himmiesutton
Pinarello Montello Campy Victory Grouppo

Any opinions what this Pinarello Montello with Victory Grouppo is worth? I just picked it up from the original owner who says he purchased it in mid 80's from a bike shop in Victoria and put less...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-01-11, 08:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 271
Posted By himmiesutton
Vintage Gran Compe gummy hoods for sale. Well...

Vintage Gran Compe gummy hoods for sale. Well aged with a nice antique patina!
Forum: Classic & Vintage 05-01-11, 12:21 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,317
Posted By himmiesutton
It's too small for me and I'm too old to be...

It's too small for me and I'm too old to be riding fixies. Aren't you the person who said you had a bunch of those bars chillin in your garage? I would like to have some more, they make really...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 04-30-11, 11:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,317
Posted By himmiesutton
Here's the final result. Strongly suspected that...

Here's the final result. Strongly suspected that a, very big in the 80's local bike outfit (Cap's), likely bought a batch of Centurion Le Mans re-badged and renamed with the time trial bars for the...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 04-30-11, 11:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 271
Posted By himmiesutton
Thanks again. Thought it might be Gran Compe but...

Thanks again. Thought it might be Gran Compe but searched everywhere and could find nothing with the logo. One did turn up on eBay this afternoon:
...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 04-30-11, 10:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 271
Posted By himmiesutton
Whose Logo/Insignia is this?

I know I'm going to kick myself, this image is hauntingly familiar but I can't place it. The brake levers are the only non-Dura Ace item on an Apollo Imperial.
...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 04-27-11, 11:06 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 29,093
Posted By himmiesutton
I know from the cereal number its an 81, made by...

I know from the cereal number its an 81, made by kuwahara, Osaka Japan. From the research iv done my best guess is its an Imperial.

Sweetmud you sure got yourself a beautiful bike!

I just...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 04-27-11, 11:44 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 589
Posted By himmiesutton
Looks like I have not figured out the "image...

Looks like I have not figured out the "image posting" thing. Here's a link:

http://i1101.photobucket.com/albums/g435/himmiesutton/Pinarello%20Project/Triomphes1rd.jpg
Forum: Classic & Vintage 04-27-11, 11:41 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 589
Posted By himmiesutton
Thanks Gentlemen, I think from what you have...

Thanks Gentlemen, I think from what you have posted it's a Triomphe S1. Here's a pic:

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Forum: Classic & Vintage 04-27-11, 09:09 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 589
Posted By himmiesutton
Campy Triomphe vs Victory RD 86 version

I have been on the VeloBase site and cannot tell the difference between Campy Triomphe vs Victory RD 86 version (it has the nylon insertto retain HI/LO adjustment screws from self-adjusting so I...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 04-25-11, 09:05 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 202
Posted By himmiesutton
Pinarello on Ebay???

This Pinarello just showed up on Ebay and looks very similar to the one I just picked up on CL especially the color, saddle, decals & Tretubi tubing.
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Forum: Classic & Vintage 04-25-11, 02:07 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 929
Posted By himmiesutton
Well I've got the bike mostly apart now and and...

Well I've got the bike mostly apart now and and the rust is coming off pretty good. Had a scare when I thought the stem might be forzen into the fork but it broke. Gonna be a chore to get it out...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 04-23-11, 10:45 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 929
Posted By himmiesutton
Thanks Bianchigirl, longbeachgary & sced! I have...

Thanks Bianchigirl, longbeachgary & sced! I have some HS & BB tools and will give it a try. There's a great place downtown called Our Community Bikes (OCB), a coop where you can rent a bench and they...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 04-23-11, 08:38 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 929
Posted By himmiesutton
Thanks for the advice randyjawa. Actually I had...

Thanks for the advice randyjawa. Actually I had already looked over the "My Ten Speeds" site and read the Pinarello section, great site! I actually have a set of Campy C-record wheels with a Regina...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 04-22-11, 11:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 929
Posted By himmiesutton
Thanks Gentlemen, that's the plan. I'll overhaul...

Thanks Gentlemen, that's the plan. I'll overhaul the bearings & cables and get after the chrome with Autosol. The rust on the fork crowns chips off with a fingernail so I think that will polish up...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 04-22-11, 10:18 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 929
Posted By himmiesutton
Thanks Mark, boy it's hard to get info on these...

Thanks Mark, boy it's hard to get info on these bikes!

The dropouts are Pinarello; what does that mean?
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