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    From the photo I don't see any signs of the...

    From the photo I don't see any signs of the headtube being bent but not all signs are visible. It's a heavy guage frame so is 'probably' ok.
    Headset could be galled up due to the damage, or maybe...
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    Soma can do 38 but without fenders i think. my 32...

    Soma can do 38 but without fenders i think. my 32 fit fine with feners.

    But the CC can fit stooopid fatties

    I'd love to see just the frame from this one as its a knockoff of the CC and complete...
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    That is not a "maybe" it is a "definitely" bent...

    That is not a "maybe" it is a "definitely" bent fork. Walk away unless he is willing to give you $20 for your bike and a trade. Then go get another fork. Even then i would prefer to just WALK AWAY! ...
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    left off a few details: Are you planning to ever...

    left off a few details: Are you planning to ever run it single speed? Are you looking to go huge fatty size tires?
    Any interest in disc wheels in the future?

    I sold my cross check and then wanted...
  5. totally want!

    totally want!
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    that's a keeper if its your size!

    that's a keeper if its your size!
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    For many of the newest riders I think something...

    For many of the newest riders I think something that fits and has enough gear to make all terrain "easy" and that looks nice and shiny is best. No need for fancy anything or racy anything or overly...
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    Got my new build done. Performed flawlessly on my...

    Got my new build done. Performed flawlessly on my first shakeout ride. Very comfortable

    ridesgoneby.blogspot.com schwinn-peloton
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    It is about having a good time. If basketball...

    It is about having a good time.

    If basketball is a good time but a guy is a foul-monster or shoots air-balls all day it can be annoying.
    If golf is a good time but a guy tears up the green and...
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    Ride what you have, wear what you like, enjoy the...

    Ride what you have, wear what you like, enjoy the ride. Group riding can be fun but it can also be overrated. Sometimes riding with just one more buddy can be great, sometimes the group dynamics can...
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    I agree with what everyone has said above and am...

    I agree with what everyone has said above and am welcoming of any riders I see.
    However, I'll probably get flamed for this and am in no way disparaging the OP, but it did make me think of this.
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    Sticky: ISO: Touring stuff like panniers, front racks,...

    ISO:
    Touring stuff like panniers, front racks, lowrider racks
    170mm or shorter compact double crankset 110bcd (prefer newer, not square taper)
    Carradice saddle bag
    Brooks saddle or similar...
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    Sticky: more pics

    more pics
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    Sticky: ISO: Touring stuff like panniers, front racks,...

    ISO:
    Touring stuff like panniers, front racks, lowrider racks
    170mm or shorter compact double crankset 110bcd (prefer newer, not square taper)
    Carradice saddle bag
    Brooks saddle or similar...
  15. sorry, not initiated into the mini world yet but...

    sorry, not initiated into the mini world yet but what makes this noticeably different than an actual BMW with a long seatpost and a geared wheel? I understand the mini wheel acceleration/nimble etc....
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    Lots of great bikes posted! The only thing I'd...

    Lots of great bikes posted!

    The only thing I'd hold out for now is a Colnago or Eddy Merckx
    Now its just time to ride!
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    Since it was 80* in the "winter" I got it done. ...

    Since it was 80* in the "winter" I got it done.

    http://1.bp.blogspot.com/-lFlzqbn8bBo/UsYdLYUxqDI/AAAAAAAAAVQ/3ocPTiJZikc/s640/peloton7.jpg

    http://ridesgoneby.blogspot.com Schwinn Peloton
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    What bars are those? They look very compact. ...

    What bars are those? They look very compact.

    I'm going to try and sell my redline conquest and get something steel for gravel/touring.
  19. Sure enough, received the Pompino frame today -...

    Sure enough, received the Pompino frame today - oh that sparkly white looks way better than I thought it would and the fork came in as well.
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    Thanks Calamarichris! 2014 will bring more...

    Thanks Calamarichris! 2014 will bring more riding, less wrenching! Better pics soon.


    1986 Schwinn Peloton - repainted and decaled at Cycle Art. Finally built it up!
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    OK, after two years I finally got her built! I...

    OK, after two years I finally got her built! I had to sell a few bikes along the way but this is now going to be my go to roadie.
    Thanks Calamarichris! 2014 will bring more riding, less wrenching!...
  22. for you, if you've been riding it, the hybrid has...

    for you, if you've been riding it, the hybrid has paid for itself so its free, what's $50 for a great bike you want.
  23. While I like the red-white fade (and it was...

    While I like the red-white fade (and it was original) I really like the Red and black of the next year better. The blue and black fade looks good and I bet a more unique red and black fade would look...
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    Sticky: 357454 56cm Kona Paddy Wagon SS frame/fork,...

    357454

    56cm Kona Paddy Wagon SS frame/fork, new condition
    GONE
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    Finished my restoration. Lightweight, geared...

    Finished my restoration.
    Lightweight, geared Trek Calypso. New paint, pinstriping and shifter.

    http://1.bp.blogspot.com/-FUqk4fOYFT0/UsMfb9_aa5I/AAAAAAAAAPU/3xOSkJA3hAc/s640/cruiser9.jpg
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