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Forum: Classic & Vintage 08-19-12, 10:53 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 791
Posted By The MAX
That sucks so hard...

That sucks so hard...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-24-12, 07:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 358
Posted By The MAX
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v101/funkcrimina...

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v101/funkcriminal/small.jpg

Paid $180 for it, the saddle alone was almost worth that retail. Frame was mint, BB came out like it wasn't even torqued in in the...
Forum: Classic and Vintage Bicycles: What's it Worth? Appraisals and Inquiries 07-24-12, 06:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,180
Posted By The MAX
Sold today locally for $230, threw in a stem and...

Sold today locally for $230, threw in a stem and seat post. I went a little easy on price, due to not wanting to hassle with shipping and it went to a good home.

Thanks all.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-23-12, 04:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 724
Posted By The MAX
Also it looks like my fork may be original. Found...

Also it looks like my fork may be original. Found another Falcon online with the same type of braze on on the fork.

http://farm3.staticflickr.com/2773/4140477699_acb1fdbe1b.jpg
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-23-12, 03:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 833
Posted By The MAX
non drive side is the dangerous one. Dropped this...

non drive side is the dangerous one. Dropped this one too many times, ended up having to get a new hub :(

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v101/funkcriminal/Picture5.jpg
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-23-12, 03:06 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 724
Posted By The MAX
Turns out forks are only half chrome, a few...

Turns out forks are only half chrome, a few inches above where the paint starts. :(

But she is off to the powder coater to become high gloss white! I'm going to attempt to do some red lug lining...
Forum: Classic and Vintage Bicycles: What's it Worth? Appraisals and Inquiries 07-23-12, 11:06 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,180
Posted By The MAX
Unfortunately here north of the border in Canada...

Unfortunately here north of the border in Canada shipping is much more expensive. Been on Kijiji since yesterday and already two interested parties. Unfortunately the first response was from a guy...
Forum: Classic and Vintage Bicycles: What's it Worth? Appraisals and Inquiries 07-23-12, 06:17 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,180
Posted By The MAX
Thanks all for the help. I assumed about the same...

Thanks all for the help. I assumed about the same and listed it $300 OBO locally. If all else fails I'll list it there, then it goes on the bay.




That is a bummer.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-22-12, 02:34 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 525
Posted By The MAX
I have RX100 dual pivots on my Bianchi. Very...

I have RX100 dual pivots on my Bianchi. Very shiny and velobase says they are lighter than the DA dual pivots of the day!
Forum: Classic and Vintage Bicycles: What's it Worth? Appraisals and Inquiries 07-22-12, 02:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,180
Posted By The MAX
Almost 40 views and no helpful hints?

Almost 40 views and no helpful hints?
Forum: Classic and Vintage Bicycles: What's it Worth? Appraisals and Inquiries 07-22-12, 08:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,180
Posted By The MAX
Fair price to sell a nice frame? : Torelli Corsa Strada

I bought this bike a while back, and used some of its parts, and have the rest sitting in a bin waiting for a future build. Now I'm looking to sell the frame. Needless to say it was a smoking deal....
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-20-12, 08:55 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 724
Posted By The MAX
It is straight gauge 531. The fork looks original...

It is straight gauge 531. The fork looks original to me, and I've seen some pics of similar falcons with similar forks, but they were all chrome. I'm wondering if mine is chrome all the way up. Crank...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-19-12, 12:29 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 724
Posted By The MAX
The paint is peeling off on the fork, and you can...

The paint is peeling off on the fork, and you can see in the first picture that above the pinstripe on the fork is still chrome...

I'm wondering if the whole fork is chrome now. What's the best...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-19-12, 08:31 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 724
Posted By The MAX
It looks like H Lloyd cycles has them too. ...

It looks like H Lloyd cycles has them too.



The crank has "81/A" stamped on the drive side arm near the spider. From what google tells me, this is the year/month it was made. So it does look...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-18-12, 08:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 724
Posted By The MAX
NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO. I...

NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO.

I refuse to go single or fixed. Maybe 1x? but not fixed/single. My winter beater is single, but other than that, no thanks.
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-18-12, 08:06 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 724
Posted By The MAX
Hi Nlerner. Yeah that was what I was going off...

Hi Nlerner. Yeah that was what I was going off of. But I have it in hand now and I'm not sure what to make of it. It's mostly campy, and this is my first campy experience so I'm very unfamiliar with...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-18-12, 05:25 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 724
Posted By The MAX
Falcon Content: picking this up tonight!

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v101/funkcriminal/falcon.jpg

http://novascotia.kijiji.ca/c-buy-and-sell-bikes-road-1974-10-speed-FALCON-bike-W0QQAdIdZ397358037

Info on these Falcons doesn't...
Forum: Classic and Vintage Bicycles: What's it Worth? Appraisals and Inquiries 07-18-12, 08:08 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 670
Posted By The MAX
Yeah definitely not a 1000. No tripple crank, no...

Yeah definitely not a 1000. No tripple crank, no canti's, turkey levers, only one set of dropout brazeons, no rack mounts, etc. These are all things to look for when trying to determine if something...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-18-12, 08:04 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,611
Posted By The MAX
Awesome. What was wrong with the Mountech?

Awesome.

What was wrong with the Mountech?
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-04-12, 10:25 PM
Replies: 5,191
Views: 972,612
Posted By The MAX
Shouldn't be allowed to post that here... ...

Shouldn't be allowed to post that here...

far too nice...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-02-12, 07:09 PM
Replies: 5,437
Views: 914,683
Posted By The MAX
Well I work from home so unfortunately I don't...

Well I work from home so unfortunately I don't get to commute. This means usually when I go out, the bike is never locked up very far away from me or for very long. I did have a cable lock on another...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-02-12, 04:16 PM
Replies: 5,191
Views: 972,612
Posted By The MAX
Enough chit chat more picturessssssssssssss! lol ...

Enough chit chat more picturessssssssssssss! lol

Here is my fairly recent 1992 Schwinn Woodlands build.

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v101/funkcriminal/DSC_1366-1.jpg

Not a real nice...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 07-02-12, 04:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 179
Posted By The MAX
Slightly OT: CL (kijiji) scammers are texting now too?

Selling my old phone, and thought I'd share with you all the scammer hilarity as I've seen it mentioned here many a time.



It makes me angry that they can take advantage of some people who...
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-26-12, 07:57 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,368
Posted By The MAX
Why don't you just ask the seller to measure the...

Why don't you just ask the seller to measure the distance from the top tube to the floor, and then measure you're inseam?
Forum: Classic & Vintage 06-26-12, 01:57 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,559
Posted By The MAX
Very cool, however, many would argue that this...

Very cool, however, many would argue that this stopped being a "restoreation" the minute you stripped the paint.

Will be a very cool bike none the less :)
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