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    My preference is always high, but in this case...

    My preference is always high, but in this case low looks better.
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    Drillium Dude can make some good recommendations....

    Drillium Dude can make some good recommendations. Jeff?
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    Ya hafta be aware there is a steerer that needs...

    Ya hafta be aware there is a steerer that needs to be in that tube with the ends of the rivet!
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    @gugie...

    @gugie has covered most of my response. There are a couple of considerations.
    1. I don't have a LaPree and don't know what the range it has in terms of support and 8 speed block. Might want to...
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    Ouch. Overselling raises red flags for me. 4...

    Ouch. Overselling raises red flags for me. 4 weeks late and $15 over budget is 110% effort? No competition? Really? The local market is big enough to sustain the business?
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    Go with a low cost tandem to find out if you...

    Go with a low cost tandem to find out if you guys are compatable in the captain/stoker roles!:)
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    Back in the '70's when I started riding a...

    Back in the '70's when I started riding a motorcycle, the prevailing story was that 80% of motorcycle accidents occurred with those having driven less than 6 months. The reasoning was lack of...
  8. Riding in the rain is more than having a bike...

    Riding in the rain is more than having a bike that you don't mind getting wet.

    The wet weather is one thing I don't miss about the PNW. Here in DC it has been low 70's in the morning with 70%+...
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    @gerpena...

    @gerpena - Welcome.
    As I understand it, you have two issues.
    1. The rear rim is bent beyond saving. Solution, have a new rim put on. Some spokes may be needed to replace the broken ones.
    2. ...
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    Well not newly purchased but a year old when I...

    Well not newly purchased but a year old when I bought this 1972 Motobecane Le Champion. Accident took it out in 2009. Yes there are issues with the brakes and tire color but that's the way is was....
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    LOL! Can you say REDNECK?

    LOL! Can you say REDNECK?
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    Is there an issue in NC with drunken mopeds...

    Is there an issue in NC with drunken mopeds operators and bicyclists?
  13. According to the Vintage Trek site, Superbe was...

    According to the Vintage Trek site, Superbe was the group for the 760. I've been collecting Superbe Pro parts over time and have a mix of Pro and non Pro ready to go, including two sets of Pro hubs....
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    Welcome to C&V! Can't help but I am sure you...

    Welcome to C&V!

    Can't help but I am sure you will get a number of responses. Looks like a pre '80's bike with the exception of the brake levers. A picture of the Derailleurs, seat cluster,...
  15. A bike of that quality I would keep for myself...

    A bike of that quality I would keep for myself and look for another for my son! I you want, you could convert to index with simply a change in the shifters and add an adjustment to the RD cable.
  16. My thoughts too. I am impressed with the lug and...

    My thoughts too. I am impressed with the lug and DO/stay joints.
    How much does it weigh?
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    450% growth in bicyclists in DC in that last 10...

    450% growth in bicyclists in DC in that last 10 years. 26 police deparments in the city.
    Capitol Bike Accident Reveals Bikers' Challenges in D.C.=
  18. Since I am going with Superbe Pro for the Trek, I...

    Since I am going with Superbe Pro for the Trek, I should start looking for a headset and leave the Masi alone.
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    So only your upper torso is noticeable!? Great...

    So only your upper torso is noticeable!? Great for a Halloween bike ride! Kinda the inverse of a headless horseman. Really like the crank! Haven't seen too many black bottles either, or I haven't...
  20. Do it! I have not built the 760 yet. I actually...

    Do it! I have not built the 760 yet. I actually borrowed the headset to use on a Masi Gran Corsa to see if I like the ride of the frame set (which is for sale). I heard good things about it that I...
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    Pemetic2006 - Campy does have a special tool but...

    Pemetic2006 - Campy does have a special tool but you can use a number of standard ones in 10mm. One has a ratchet and joint built in that could work. I use a standard 10mm open end wrench. With a...
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    OldsCOOL - NICE looking stealth bike! Is your...

    OldsCOOL - NICE looking stealth bike! Is your kit black too?:)
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    Sounds like you are ankle deep at the most!:) ...

    Sounds like you are ankle deep at the most!:)

    I own both a 610 and 760. Haven't built the latter. Haven't ridden the former much either. Now that I have some miles under me, I think I am ready...
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    Welcome and stick with it. You may also want to...

    Welcome and stick with it. You may also want to visit Park tool where they give you guidance on maintenance. Once you get brakes and the drive train straightened out, you will discover freedom.
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    Depends how severe the accident is. If you out...

    Depends how severe the accident is. If you out for a year you don't have to worry. Otherwise, it is a crap shoot. Most of the time the crap is in the car.
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