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    I forgot to mention that it is a professional...

    I forgot to mention that it is a professional select. I don't think it is the cantle, it appears to be just the shape of the leather. I will try to get photos, at least for the sake of the curiosity...
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    I have a dark brown 1981 professional but it is a...

    I have a dark brown 1981 professional but it is a little lopsided.
  3. I was cracking up at all the "not a stumpjumper!"...

    I was cracking up at all the "not a stumpjumper!" comments. it's just an unfortunate choice of words when paired with specialized in the title. No one ever suggested it was a stumpjumper.

    Anyway,...
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    You can make the distinction visually, do you...

    You can make the distinction visually, do you have twist tooth cogs or the newer chamfered HG style? If the former, you'll need a new cassette (not a big deal, just get a new 8 speed HG cassette). If...
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    If it were 60 C-C you'd have an offer. Damn, that...

    If it were 60 C-C you'd have an offer. Damn, that is nice.
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    The value in that saddle is in the steel parts...

    The value in that saddle is in the steel parts for recovering. I have seen people ride worse and claim comfort. They might also like riding on a 1" piece of webbing, the exact opposite of those...
  7. If you're gonna tig that, make sure the miters...

    If you're gonna tig that, make sure the miters are perfect. like less than a mm gap anywhere.
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    in a good market you should be able to get $100...

    in a good market you should be able to get $100 even for a cleaned up steel rimmed bike boom schwinn. I'd just clean and adjust and flip. As nice as the advocacy thing is, you are less likely to find...
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    there are also lots of vintage MTB cranks in...

    there are also lots of vintage MTB cranks in edition to the sugino GT that work great as a compact double with a shorter crank. TA is an option, there are some nice onces from velo orange and IRD and...
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    Someone gave me a couple of these, they are...

    Someone gave me a couple of these, they are emergency stoves really and the little cubes small awful, this is something you triple bag in the bottom of your day back if you are doing a remote ride,...
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    I don't do this. It sounds great and all but I'd...

    I don't do this. It sounds great and all but I'd rather go for a hard ride and come home and site on the deck and drink my coffee. This is time consuming and my time is precious and I want to spend...
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    I'd say you have a team Marin. Because the nude...

    I'd say you have a team Marin. Because the nude finish does appear original with the taiwan sticker and all, the frames were the same, just the component spec was different. I would build it up with...
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    The bike co-ops don't want steel rims from the...

    The bike co-ops don't want steel rims from the 1970s either, you can do them a favour and save them the time and take that kind of stuff to your local transfer station if they have metal sorting. You...
  14. I know full well that the final price may not...

    I know full well that the final price may not even reflect the actual value added (I have done it enough times to know), but this is a DIY community and if I am paying that I want excellent original...
  15. Not to mention record crank are not all that rare...

    Not to mention record crank are not all that rare and these have been stripped and polished so to a restorationist they are definitely not worth the sale price. I have stripped and polished a few...
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    At first glance the stem doesn't look like 3ttt...

    At first glance the stem doesn't look like 3ttt but the glare might be hiding the plastic button of the 1R stem and there are lots of photos of him riding concordes with cinelli stem and bars so I am...
  17. My early 1970s "Corky" Gulbransen frame... yeah?...

    My early 1970s "Corky" Gulbransen frame... yeah? Who? He went on to be a champion wooden water fowl carver.. what? He was an apprentice who carried the torch from Dick Power... yeah there was a bike...
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    Sticky: Updated ISO: Dura-ace 7700 or 7800 RD....

    Updated ISO:

    Dura-ace 7700 or 7800 RD. excellent of very good condition.
    Dura-ace 7800 28.6 clamp FD
    Swept back MTB handlebar like On One Mary, Salsa Bend 3 in 23 degrees, soma Clarence etc..
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    there's nothing to fix. The front brake should...

    there's nothing to fix. The front brake should definitely be routed over the bar and rear is totally optional, it just depends on the bike, looks fine how you have it.
  20. I built this bike years ago and road it for a...

    I built this bike years ago and road it for a while. I sold it on consignment when I moved and needed to cull the heard, the tall guy that bought it was super happy. It was a Miele? 23" frame with...
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    it's tempting, but I don't have a bike I'd put...

    it's tempting, but I don't have a bike I'd put them on at the moment. Thanks for asking.
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    I prefer 46cm bars, I am 6'3" and have reasonably...

    I prefer 46cm bars, I am 6'3" and have reasonably broad shoulders for my medium/slender frame. I ride some 44s too but like the 46 better. I find 42 unbearably narrow. My mtb bars are 725 and this is...
  23. what are you letting go? I might another bike to...

    what are you letting go? I might another bike to keep at the inlaws new place on the sunshine coast...

    edit: Need.... haha
  24. Might be a Jeunet. Need more close ups of the...

    Might be a Jeunet. Need more close ups of the frame details.
  25. Don't forget Off Road Toad.

    Don't forget Off Road Toad.
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