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    if its mild it can possibly be rolled out and the...

    if its mild it can possibly be rolled out and the frame realligned.
    Not sure where in the midwest you are but find a local frame builder and bring the frame to him/her for evaluation.
    If it's...
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    Bigwoo, Possibly not Italian, but Belgian?...

    Bigwoo,

    Possibly not Italian, but Belgian? AMPE shop in Houte ?
    House brand is Ampello....
    the only thing I see is rebranded Concorde bikes.
    maybe our Dutch or Belgian contingent can comment...
  3. Thread: De Rosa

    by lotek
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    have a nicely aged pair of Clement Paris...

    have a nicely aged pair of Clement Paris Roubaix's I need to put new base tape on,
    they're reserved for my DeRosa on FIR rims, campy low flange hubs.

    Seta Extras? I wish. could have bought about...
  4. Thread: De Rosa

    by lotek
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    DeRosa needs tubulars, FIR or Fiamme or Nisi...

    DeRosa needs tubulars, FIR or Fiamme or Nisi rims.... and clement seta extra tires.
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    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ae0nwSv6cTU ...

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ae0nwSv6cTU

    and
    Steve Khan The Blue Man[/]
    Miles Davis [u]*****e's Brew and Star People
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    Outstanding post. my candidate for post of the...

    Outstanding post. my candidate for post of the year....
    Wonder if your grandfather knew Ted Ernst who posts on classic Rendezvous and still runs a shop in California (and is still riding).

    Marty
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    I'd go with either Navy Blue or Yellow as...

    I'd go with either Navy Blue or Yellow as suggested.
    Verktyg - the stem on thsi Gitane, Pivo?
    I'd suggest check for cracks in the stem.

    Marty
  8. My take on it is 'it's not about the bike' but...

    My take on it is 'it's not about the bike' but more in the spirit of riding pre indexing, pre clipless pedals etc (i.e. what WE prefer on our old bikes).
    While I don't think I'd personally buy...
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    I always thought that was the model V37? cool...

    I always thought that was the model V37?
    cool bike, not sure how I like the modern bits on it, but I don't hate it.....
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    that's because of this guy:...

    that's because of this guy:
    http://www.pezcyclingnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/american-flyers.jpg

    Photo courtesy Pezcyclingnews.com
  11. Thread: Now I Get It

    by lotek
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    C'est vrai !!!

    C'est vrai !!!
  12. Thread: Now I Get It

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    Look, someone has to say it. It's a Colnago, it...

    Look, someone has to say it.
    It's a Colnago, it should be wearing Campagnolo....
    No disrespect to the Shimano stuff (I'm not nearly the campy snob I pretend to be), it just doesn't make it....
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    Yes I lauded the Espresso, great tire. Supposed...

    Yes I lauded the Espresso, great tire. Supposed to be closet current to the old Clement Setas
    the cheap ones are the Freccia or Champions? I've got no experience with those.
    but again for about...
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    I like Vittoria Mastik. If you're going to use...

    I like Vittoria Mastik.
    If you're going to use glue, a clear glue is a good idea for first time. Panaracer makes a decent one.

    I prefer an Acid brush for applying glue, especiallly if you get a...
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    Once caveat to the tape, it's great for applying...

    Once caveat to the tape, it's great for applying but a ***** to get off, especially from a tire.

    Marty
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    okay, if you have a dremel with a copper brush...

    okay,

    if you have a dremel with a copper brush that does well to knock off old dried glue. if it's just a thin layer on the rim leave it and scuff it up with some sandpaper.

    I don't have any...
  17. Thread: Cinelli Bar Stem

    by lotek
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    Off topic but nice shot of Fignon, who I've come...

    Off topic but nice shot of Fignon, who I've come to respect even more after reading his autobiography.

    I've got a few 1Rs finicky to be sure but oozes Italian style.
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    maybe if we (the classic community) were to flood...

    maybe if we (the classic community) were to flood Campagnolo with either requests or petitions?
    wonder how they would respond to a request for 2000 + cable adjusters or brake hoods?

    as they say,...
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    even with paint issues I'd be all over that....

    even with paint issues I'd be all over that.
    there were very few 170s made
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    The issue is cost, not ours but Campagnolo's. My...

    The issue is cost, not ours but Campagnolo's.
    My understanding is that Campy sold/destroyed/trashed (whatever) all the tooling for the
    old lines. It wouldn't be cost effective for them to tool up...
  21. This is a steal. The frame/fork alone is worth...

    This is a steal.
    The frame/fork alone is worth the entry fee.
  22. hmmm do I need another repaint project? can I...

    hmmm do I need another repaint project? can I repaint 2 at a time?
    as lostarchitect says tempting...
  23. Thread: Katy Flatlands

    by lotek
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    not doing this one (or very many this year) but...

    not doing this one (or very many this year) but if I were I'd be on either my 74 Zieleman or 75 RIH

    Marty
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    Lynn, I miss that de Reus....

    Lynn,

    I miss that de Reus....
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    Some of you may know this one.... Somewhere back...

    Some of you may know this one....
    Somewhere back in the early 1980's I went into a shop in McLean Va. and was introduced to Zieleman bikes. The owner of the shop and his family were distributors,...
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