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    Those look like the Weinmann inox fenders that...

    Those look like the Weinmann inox fenders that are stock on my Raleigh Carlton. They actually do a decent job at keeping my ass and face dry when the roads are wet.
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    I lived in Chapel Hill when McLean was building...

    I lived in Chapel Hill when McLean was building Silk Hope (Silkhope?) bicycles but couldn't afford one although a buddy of mine had a beauty. I was stuck with my crappy used Ron Cooper.:p
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    I've always suspected that it was a clever way to...

    I've always suspected that it was a clever way to switch "Classic Coke" from sugar to cheaper corn syrup without arousing consumer outrage. I'd read some time before the New Coke "fiasco" that Coke...
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    Nicely done.

    Nicely done.
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    Is page 127 what you...

    Is page 127 what you need?www.campagnolo.com/media/files/035_172_Catalogue_spare%20parts_tools_Campagnolo_2006_part_C.pdf
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    Role

    Role
  7. Just realized those brake shoe/pads are the...

    Just realized those brake shoe/pads are the mirage/veloce single piece bolt-into-the back sort that predate the skeleton design. Are the slots in the calipers still too narrow for more "normal"...
  8. The washers between the calipers and shoes look a...

    The washers between the calipers and shoes look a lot thicker than on my record brakes. I wonder if the parts are incorrect, if they are mounted backwards so their concave side is not seating on the...
  9. I could post a gratuitous photo of young Sophia...

    I could post a gratuitous photo of young Sophia Loren, but that would be wrong.

    http://desktopwallpaper.org.in/wp-content/uploads/2012/04/Sophia-Loren-030-1920x1200.jpg
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    Duh. < English major?

    Duh.
    < English major?
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    Be the first one on your block with a prime...

    Be the first one on your block with a prime number of speeds?
  12. He is more clever than I. Among his several bikes...

    He is more clever than I. Among his several bikes are two Santana tandems. He has convinced his wife to go along for the ride. My wife is too small to make a captain and to wise to give over control...
  13. I have an identical Bianchi, and although it is...

    I have an identical Bianchi, and although it is relatively heavy, I was impressed anew with the ride when I visited it at my brother''s house (I avoid having all of my bicycles where my wife can see...
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    Thanks for posting. He will be missed here.

    Thanks for posting. He will be missed here.
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    I've worried that using my left arm to signal...

    I've worried that using my left arm to signal right will give a driver the impression I am "flipping them off," with unintended consequences.
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    Hard to tell from the photos but it looks like...

    Hard to tell from the photos but it looks like the shifters might be clamped on meaning there are no braze-ons.
  17. Darwin Award candidate? "He sustained injuries...

    Darwin Award candidate?
    "He sustained injuries to his genitals in the crash and was transported to the hospital to be checked out."
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    Wondering the same thing here. OP, if the...

    Wondering the same thing here. OP, if the handlebars and fork are simply twisted in relation to each other that is an easy adjustment. Perhaps you should post a photo.
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    The path designers are idiots as well in marking...

    The path designers are idiots as well in marking the path in a manner which goes against the American dictate, "Slower traffic keep right."
  20. I believe that is the correct British spelling.

    I believe that is the correct British spelling.
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    File a complaint with the Better Business Bureau....

    File a complaint with the Better Business Bureau. The web page says they have an A rating. The site still lists the tire as folding although it is now out of stock. They charged you as if it was...
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    A Superbe is basically a Sport with a generator...

    A Superbe is basically a Sport with a generator in the front hub and a locking front fork. Your photos are not adequate for identification.
  23. Looks like the aero-bars rather than the bike...

    Looks like the aero-bars rather than the bike were brakeless.
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    Used fixed gear bike...

    Used fixed gear bike
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    2 year old fixed gear bike. I have it posted cheap because both tires need new tubes and a new bolt to hold in one of the pedals. Might cost ya $35 for all of that....
  25. Don't know the story on this Ron Cooper frame....

    Don't know the story on this Ron Cooper frame. Looks from the feedback like he sold it once for $650 and didn't deliver, then upped the price to $750? Must be a repaint as well based on the last...
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