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Forum: Classic & Vintage 08-21-15, 10:53 AM
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Posted By folkform
Excellent information from everyone! Thank you!

Excellent information from everyone! Thank you!
Forum: Classic & Vintage 08-20-15, 11:11 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 678
Posted By folkform
How/Where to replace a broken Campagnolo Axle?

Hello all,

I broke the QR axle in my rear hub after hitting a big bump. Stupid me :(. It is Campagnolo, and I think it is a Record Hub. I have pictures of the axle and the hub. Printed on the...
Forum: Classic and Vintage Bicycles: What's it Worth? Appraisals and Inquiries 05-11-15, 11:21 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 325
Posted By folkform
Thank all. I am still interested in the frame,...

Thank all. I am still interested in the frame, but I'll see if I can get the price to drop. I should have said, italian tubing. Forgot Miele is Canadian.
Forum: Classic and Vintage Bicycles: What's it Worth? Appraisals and Inquiries 05-11-15, 10:23 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 663
Posted By folkform
The Lotus is the best deal of the three. I think...

The Lotus is the best deal of the three. I think that I agree with everyone else here.
Forum: Classic and Vintage Bicycles: What's it Worth? Appraisals and Inquiries 05-11-15, 10:14 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 441
Posted By folkform
I got that exact same mixte for my girlfriend. ...

I got that exact same mixte for my girlfriend. She loves riding it, but we are in a hilly area and it is a pretty heavy bike. If you are in a flat area or not going around very far, it is a great...
Forum: Classic and Vintage Bicycles: What's it Worth? Appraisals and Inquiries 05-11-15, 10:04 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 325
Posted By folkform
Is this Miele a good deal?

Hello all,

I am interested in some Italian steel and found this bike in my size.

Vintage Miele 53cm - all SunTour components (http://washingtondc.craigslist.org/doc/bik/5010231375.html)

Is...
Forum: Classic and Vintage Bicycles: What's it Worth? Appraisals and Inquiries 04-08-15, 09:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 534
Posted By folkform
I don't know about prices in Ogden, but I agree...

I don't know about prices in Ogden, but I agree will Bill's prices on its current condition. Ishiwata 025 is single butted tubing, so unfortunately not collectable. However, being made in Holland...
Forum: Classic and Vintage Bicycles: What's it Worth? Appraisals and Inquiries 04-08-15, 09:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 468
Posted By folkform
Around where I live, that bike could sell for 200...

Around where I live, that bike could sell for 200 if it was completely overhauled and redone. However, as it is now, I would go, at most, around 90-100. I agree that it is a mid to late 80s World...
Forum: Classic and Vintage Bicycles: What's it Worth? Appraisals and Inquiries 04-08-15, 09:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 393
Posted By folkform
Around where I live, probably around 125-150 for...

Around where I live, probably around 125-150 for the ladies Fuji, 150-175 for the mens Fuji. The Schwinn around 175-200. This is if the bikes are overhauled, tires are new and there are no damage...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 04-08-15, 08:50 PM
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Views: 1,538,425
Posted By folkform
I wonder if the seller is a notary as well? Or...

I wonder if the seller is a notary as well? Or do we have to complete the transaction at the bank? Seems like a good way to keep people from taking a test ride.


Show Bike. Hand-made vintage...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 04-03-15, 07:55 PM
Replies: 13,112
Views: 1,538,425
Posted By folkform
I like ape hangers as much as the next guy...

I like ape hangers as much as the next guy but....
http://baltimore.craigslist.org/bid/4959273659.html

OCC - ORANGE COUNTY CHOPPERS APE HANGERS VERY COOL!! - $200 (WESTMINSTER) ...
Forum: Classic and Vintage Bicycles: What's it Worth? Appraisals and Inquiries 03-25-15, 09:34 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 705
Posted By folkform
You don't have to convince me about Suntour. :) ...

You don't have to convince me about Suntour. :) I became an expert at overhauling them when I got a bunch of VX-Gts and Cyclones, and I use them on my main bikes and tell everyone that they work...
Forum: Classic and Vintage Bicycles: What's it Worth? Appraisals and Inquiries 03-25-15, 12:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 730
Posted By folkform
Frame is a pretty color and made of Reynolds 531....

Frame is a pretty color and made of Reynolds 531. With the blend of parts, around where I live, it could sell for $325-375. If I wanted to buy it myself I think $200-250 would be right. It really...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 03-25-15, 12:45 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,525
Posted By folkform
Many options would work in my opinion: ...

Many options would work in my opinion:

Easiest/Least Maintenance: Black/Black
Hard to maintain, but would look good: White/white
Compromise: White tape/Black saddle (reverse would look bad)...
Forum: Classic and Vintage Bicycles: What's it Worth? Appraisals and Inquiries 03-25-15, 12:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 700
Posted By folkform
What is the rear derailleur? If it is Sachs,...

What is the rear derailleur? If it is Sachs, then I had the same bike, but in a smaller size. I could be made by Kessels or Falcon, but info is pretty scarce. After a long overhaul, I sold mine ...
Forum: Classic and Vintage Bicycles: What's it Worth? Appraisals and Inquiries 03-25-15, 12:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 705
Posted By folkform
Suntour Cyclone and Superbe and even the VX is...

Suntour Cyclone and Superbe and even the VX is very highly regarded among vintage bike users. Cyclone and Superbe add a bit to the value, but not a whole lot especially compared to Campagnolo Record...
Forum: Classic and Vintage Bicycles: What's it Worth? Appraisals and Inquiries 03-25-15, 12:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 974
Posted By folkform
That would be the upper range for this bike in my...

That would be the upper range for this bike in my area. However, the maintenance and the new parts would make it a pretty good buy if that was the exact bike you are looking for. I am always wary...
Forum: Classic and Vintage Bicycles: What's it Worth? Appraisals and Inquiries 03-25-15, 12:13 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 878
Posted By folkform
I love Treks and would have no problem getting...

I love Treks and would have no problem getting that bike for 200 so long as there is no frame damage.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 08-02-14, 07:13 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 769
Posted By folkform
I've ridden an 83 trek 500 for the last 4 years...

I've ridden an 83 trek 500 for the last 4 years just about every day and it has never let me down. That being said, I have multiple other bikes as well.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-24-14, 02:08 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 931
Posted By folkform
Thanks Bill! Your site is one of my favorite...

Thanks Bill! Your site is one of my favorite resources!
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-23-14, 03:37 PM
Replies: 35,898
Views: 3,666,619
Posted By folkform
I usually ride a 52 and that frame does look...

I usually ride a 52 and that frame does look close to what I ride (an 83 Trek 500), but I am hesitant to put down that amount of money on something that isn't just right (not to mention the mishmash...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-23-14, 08:55 AM
Replies: 35,898
Views: 3,666,619
Posted By folkform
Looks like a very rare and beautiful bike. Too...

Looks like a very rare and beautiful bike. Too big for me though :(.
Italian road bike, 54cm, airbrushed columbus frame, dura ace (http://washingtondc.craigslist.org/doc/bik/4578853972.html)

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Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-16-14, 01:03 PM
Replies: 13,112
Views: 1,538,425
Posted By folkform
Display Bike - $100 (Hampden) ...

Display Bike - $100 (Hampden) http://images.craigslist.org/00N0N_54PMItCg6rE_600x450.jpg
© craigslist - Map data © OpenStreetMap...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-09-14, 09:24 PM
Replies: 35,898
Views: 3,666,619
Posted By folkform
1986 Trek 560 frame with shimano 600 parts and...

1986 Trek 560 frame with shimano 600 parts and Reynolds 531 tubing. Pickup in Santa Ana, CA. Wish I was there...

shopgoodwill.com - #17152303 - Trek Bicycle Frame (No Wheels) - 7/11/2014 7:09:00...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-24-14, 03:31 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,270
Posted By folkform
This is great info, you should put it in the bike...

This is great info, you should put it in the bike flipping thread if you haven't already.
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