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Forum: Classic and Vintage Bicycles: What's it Worth? Appraisals and Inquiries 07-27-16, 10:43 PM
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Posted By mountaindave
If you haven't ever worked on French bikes, you...

If you haven't ever worked on French bikes, you have to really want one before you buy one. If you hear one speaking to you, be sure the voice is from the bike, not the demons in your head. The line...
Forum: Classic and Vintage Bicycles: What's it Worth? Appraisals and Inquiries 07-27-16, 10:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 301
Posted By mountaindave
Gitanes are unique beasts. This looks like an...

Gitanes are unique beasts. This looks like an early 80's Gitane. I'm not sure if they switched over to English threading. French threaded BB, headsets and hubs are quaint, but very annoying when they...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-26-16, 10:44 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,042
Posted By mountaindave
My wife tried big-big once, I was lucky she isn't...

My wife tried big-big once, I was lucky she isn't a grinder because she could have torn the RD right off. She shifted back up and asked why it "wasn't shifting right." Something, or more correctly...
Forum: Classic and Vintage Sales 07-26-16, 07:36 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 473
Posted By mountaindave
Not looking.......

Not looking.... http://pix.iemoji.com/images/emoji/apple/ios-9/256/see-no-evil-monkey.png
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-25-16, 09:49 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,042
Posted By mountaindave
I had to purchase the one you see on my wife's...

I had to purchase the one you see on my wife's bike as the old Prestige wasn't even up to the task of shifting a double anymore. I believe it is similar to a Super LJ and it handles the triple like a...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-24-16, 10:05 PM
Replies: 306
Views: 25,192
Posted By mountaindave
Clearly bikes are better when they're "Super."...

Clearly bikes are better when they're "Super." :thumb:
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-24-16, 06:17 PM
Replies: 306
Views: 25,192
Posted By mountaindave
How about a Super Grand Prix from '79? ...

How about a Super Grand Prix from '79?
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Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-24-16, 06:06 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,042
Posted By mountaindave
Been waiting to post a picture like this for at...

Been waiting to post a picture like this for at least three years now:
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Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-24-16, 05:50 PM
Replies: 959
Views: 44,322
Posted By mountaindave
Amen!

Amen!
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-24-16, 05:05 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,042
Posted By mountaindave
I do dinner at my place Friday night, all are...

I do dinner at my place Friday night, all are welcome. Not sure what the main meal will be this year, depends on how far the kitchen remodel is...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-24-16, 05:04 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,042
Posted By mountaindave
Building your own bike from scratch is automatic...

Building your own bike from scratch is automatic "Heroic" status. :thumb:
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-24-16, 10:54 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,042
Posted By mountaindave
And if you want retro digs, try the Kalispell...

And if you want retro digs, try the Kalispell Hotel downtown. Not as cheap as the motel 6, but over 100 years old.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-24-16, 10:53 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,042
Posted By mountaindave
If you want some local flavor and good ol'...

If you want some local flavor and good ol' fashioned burgers, try Scotty's just south of there. They have the old school bar section and a fancy upscale section. Go for old school and get a 10 oz...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-21-16, 11:24 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 410
Posted By mountaindave
Me too!

Me too!
Forum: Classic and Vintage Sales 07-21-16, 11:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 577
Posted By mountaindave
See above, wish I could, this would be a sweet...

See above, wish I could, this would be a sweet combo.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-19-16, 11:05 AM
Replies: 158
Views: 5,234
Posted By mountaindave
Are those the rumored ultra-rare (or should I say...

Are those the rumored ultra-rare (or should I say romance?) MAFAC hydraulic disk brake levers he's adjusting?
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-19-16, 11:00 AM
Replies: 158
Views: 5,234
Posted By mountaindave
Thanks for the update, keep us posted with the...

Thanks for the update, keep us posted with the tweaks and PC job. Can't wait to see her in full color!
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-18-16, 11:11 PM
Replies: 306
Views: 25,192
Posted By mountaindave
Gas pipe never dies, neither should this thread. ...

Gas pipe never dies, neither should this thread.

Early 80's Ross Eurotour. Upgraded with alloy wheelset and Suntour VGT RD. Bike was $25 delivered. It was my size, I couldn't pass it up. I...
Forum: Classic and Vintage Sales 07-18-16, 10:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 577
Posted By mountaindave
If I wasn't remodeling my kitchen right now, it...

If I wasn't remodeling my kitchen right now, it two sales would be happening.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-18-16, 07:53 AM
Replies: 959
Views: 44,322
Posted By mountaindave
Glad to see all is well, AW. Hope everything is...

Glad to see all is well, AW. Hope everything is going well. I ca bonly imagine what my wife would say after moving if a box of random bike parts showed up in our doorstep. Something like "Didn't you...
Forum: Classic and Vintage Sales 07-17-16, 01:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 577
Posted By mountaindave
Or a four-speed IGH with a dyno!...

Or a four-speed IGH with a dyno! (http://www.bikeforums.net/classic-vintage-sales/1054661-sturmey-archer-dyno-four-hub-trigger-extras.html)

Credit to BluesDaddy - check out his sale:
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Forum: Classic and Vintage Sales 07-16-16, 08:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 577
Posted By mountaindave
As soon as I saw the dropouts, i thought, "That...

As soon as I saw the dropouts, i thought, "That would make a great single speed!" Then I saw your build. Great minds think alike. :) Personally, I can't imagine letting go of such a classy ride, but...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-13-16, 08:48 PM
Replies: 959
Views: 44,322
Posted By mountaindave
^^ that bike gives new meaning to low rider front...

^^ that bike gives new meaning to low rider front rack - nice!
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-12-16, 06:15 PM
Replies: 959
Views: 44,322
Posted By mountaindave
You will never find a more wretched hive of scum...

You will never find a more wretched hive of scum and villainy.
Forum: Forum Suggestions & User Assistance 07-08-16, 10:41 PM
Replies: 487
Views: 7,727
Posted By mountaindave
Are mentions working again? Or are they coded...

Are mentions working again? Or are they coded differently? I used to have mentions listed in my profile,not anymore. mountaindave

Looks like it's working again.
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