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  1. No on mtb brakes, no canti studs and rear stays...

    No on mtb brakes, no canti studs and rear stays may be too close together.
    Can't comment on 650b.

    i'd get that Bianchi in clean rideable condition, and let your gf ride it. After a few days then...
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    Would be a 1983 520 with a triple crank, pewter...

    Would be a 1983 520 with a triple crank, pewter color, and caliper brakes. 1984 was taupe and had cantis, like this one below.

    https://dl.dropbox.com/s/olls2coagzzfuod/2014-07-12%2017.55.42.jpg
  3. Thread: Every Day Pics

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    Frankfort, Mi CG Station at Dawn last Wednesday....

    Frankfort, Mi CG Station at Dawn last Wednesday.

    https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-JvfvyUV6pYk/U87OZt-2PdI/AAAAAAAAHgs/7YTFxZIPcoM/s800/IMG_0687.JPG
  4. Thread: Every Day Pics

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    Chicago at dawn last Thursday. ...

    Chicago at dawn last Thursday.

    https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-bXp1OR9lwWw/U87HFYDLdFI/AAAAAAAAHdA/8lZQhBnefGM/s800/2014-07-17%252007.23.59.jpg
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    Fmv = $75 +/- 20%

    Fmv = $75 +/- 20%
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    Because most of the C & V enthusiasts are more...

    Because most of the C & V enthusiasts are more concerned about bikes with heritage or were a bike they had or coveted during their teenage years.
  7. Thread: Wwyd?

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    The 22.2 refers to diameter, which is 7/8" for 1"...

    The 22.2 refers to diameter, which is 7/8" for 1" steerer tubes.
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    I've got the 105 kit from this Tempo, which I...

    I've got the 105 kit from this Tempo, which I just sold on ebay, for the Prelude. I'll worry about matching wheels when I get around to it in September. Those green accented tires may actually work...
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    I love Trek Hybrids from the 1990's and have 3,...

    I love Trek Hybrids from the 1990's and have 3, but not enough to spend $150 to repaint it. That is about one would be worth in good condition.

    You can improve the look with various parts...
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    Actually the HR is the entry level Specialized...

    Actually the HR is the entry level Specialized MTB. Rockhopper, then the Stumpjumper.

    I paid $50 for one last summer in NJ, slightly newer, with a flat tire.
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    Frame alone is worth the asking price.

    Frame alone is worth the asking price.
  12. Thread: 720 on 7/20!!!

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    Here is my trio of Trek tourers. ...

    Here is my trio of Trek tourers.

    https://dl.dropbox.com/s/i5vu4gvlq8nre5z/DSC_1218.JPG

    https://dl.dropbox.com/s/3xozba13io8yo4v/2013-08-07%2011.44.48.jpg
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  13. Although few here would pay $495, that is about...

    Although few here would pay $495, that is about the going rate for a 620 from the mid 1980's. Some on ebay have gone for more. Not an outrageous sum for a legendary touring bike.

    I am not...
  14. This Trek 510 is another one I have available....

    This Trek 510 is another one I have available.
    Vintage Trek 510 49cm Reconditioned
  15. 50 cm, 30" SOH.

    50 cm, 30" SOH.
  16. Velocivixen, just contact the web site owner...

    Velocivixen, just contact the web site owner above.
  17. Wow is right, 150 lb loss is awesome. I am mid...

    Wow is right, 150 lb loss is awesome.

    I am mid 200's and have a huge stable of mostly vintage steel and aluminum bikes, racing, touring, hybrid, and mountain. The longest distance I've ridden in...
  18. Are you building for a woman, child, or man? If...

    Are you building for a woman, child, or man? If the first, how about a mixte? How tall is the rider?

    I also have this Raleigh Super Course MK II, Reynolds 531 main frame tubes.
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    Nice riding bicycle, just had Auchencrow over for...

    Nice riding bicycle, just had Auchencrow over for a test ride on my recent refurb. Here is the before and after, probably an early 1980's. I did the customary overhaul and new consumables, but...
  20. I've got a complete Junior Peugeot, which weighs...

    I've got a complete Junior Peugeot, which weighs in at 26 lbs, and is 17.5" or 44cm. You can pop some alloy MTB wheels on it and save a few lbs. I can bring it to NNJ before Labor Day.
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    A treasure of Treks!

    A treasure of Treks!
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    It should be on the bottom bracket shell. Not...

    It should be on the bottom bracket shell. Not under the bar tape. You can look for date codes on the cranks. It's likely to be a late 1970's model.
  23. Wow, one skinny dude. If the component group...

    Wow, one skinny dude.

    If the component group is STX and Deore, you have a good quality mid-line bike, on a par with a Trek 850 or 930 MTB or 750 Multi-Track. I'd clean it up, lube it, replace the...
  24. Thread: Wwyd?

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    Higher pressure tires mean less rolling friction....

    Higher pressure tires mean less rolling friction. Also, road slicks don't buzz on hard pavement like knobbies.
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    Have you pulled the axle to grease or replace the...

    Have you pulled the axle to grease or replace the bearings?
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