Advertise on Bikeforums.net



User Tag List

Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 25 of 26
  1. #1
    Unique Vintage Steel cuda2k's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2005
    Location
    Allen, TX
    My Bikes
    Kirk Frameworks JKS-C, Serotta Nova, Gazelle AB-Frame, Fuji Team Issue, Schwinn Crosscut, All-City Space Horse
    Posts
    11,486
    Mentioned
    2 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Dallas REI Swapmeet - anyone going - anyone selling?

    Heard about this from one of the guys in the Roadie forum a few days ago. Dallas REI, next Saturday (17th) at 9am - noon. Anyone planning on going and anyone planning on being there selling? I've got some vintage stuff I might take down and try to get rid of, including the Schwinn touring bike if it's not sold before then.

    [CENTER][URL="http://VeloBase.com"][IMG]http://velobase.com/App_Themes/VeloBase2_blue/Images/VeloBase2TitleCampagnolo.jpg[/IMG][/URL][/CENTER]
    [CENTER][URL="http://JonPFischer.com"][COLOR="#006400"]Fischer Photography[/COLOR][/URL] - [URL="http://www.bikeforums.net/showthread.php/785462-My-new-modern-quot-Classic-quot-Kirk-JKS-Classic-Terraplane"][COLOR="#8b0000"]Kirk Frameworks JKS-Classic Build Thread[/COLOR][/URL][/CENTER]

  2. #2
    Senior Member euphoria's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2005
    Location
    Dallas
    Posts
    1,531
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    $15...suck. I do need to offload the track bike though. Interesting.

  3. #3
    Unique Vintage Steel cuda2k's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2005
    Location
    Allen, TX
    My Bikes
    Kirk Frameworks JKS-C, Serotta Nova, Gazelle AB-Frame, Fuji Team Issue, Schwinn Crosscut, All-City Space Horse
    Posts
    11,486
    Mentioned
    2 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Well, if you're selling a decent amount of stuff then the $15 is probably worth it. Especially if you have a full bike. And the money goes to a good cause. I'll have a wheelset, couple handlebars, a stem or two, some other odds and ends.

    What size is your track bike? Probably huge right?
    [CENTER][URL="http://VeloBase.com"][IMG]http://velobase.com/App_Themes/VeloBase2_blue/Images/VeloBase2TitleCampagnolo.jpg[/IMG][/URL][/CENTER]
    [CENTER][URL="http://JonPFischer.com"][COLOR="#006400"]Fischer Photography[/COLOR][/URL] - [URL="http://www.bikeforums.net/showthread.php/785462-My-new-modern-quot-Classic-quot-Kirk-JKS-Classic-Terraplane"][COLOR="#8b0000"]Kirk Frameworks JKS-Classic Build Thread[/COLOR][/URL][/CENTER]

  4. #4
    Senior Member euphoria's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2005
    Location
    Dallas
    Posts
    1,531
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    You know it. 63 c-t

    I need to stop riding now if I want my knees to heal up for the summer, and liquidating the lot is the only way that'll work

    so I'll probably bring my 21.5" Bianchi S.I.S.S. and see if there's any interest in it

    it's a sight to behold

  5. #5
    Unique Vintage Steel cuda2k's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2005
    Location
    Allen, TX
    My Bikes
    Kirk Frameworks JKS-C, Serotta Nova, Gazelle AB-Frame, Fuji Team Issue, Schwinn Crosscut, All-City Space Horse
    Posts
    11,486
    Mentioned
    2 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Well I had hoped to have a 27" wheelset ready for sale at the meet, but after this morning's adventure trying to start building that set's replacement... looks like I'll be needing to keep the set around for a bit longer. Humph. It's my luck that I buy a bum rim for my first wheel build.
    [CENTER][URL="http://VeloBase.com"][IMG]http://velobase.com/App_Themes/VeloBase2_blue/Images/VeloBase2TitleCampagnolo.jpg[/IMG][/URL][/CENTER]
    [CENTER][URL="http://JonPFischer.com"][COLOR="#006400"]Fischer Photography[/COLOR][/URL] - [URL="http://www.bikeforums.net/showthread.php/785462-My-new-modern-quot-Classic-quot-Kirk-JKS-Classic-Terraplane"][COLOR="#8b0000"]Kirk Frameworks JKS-Classic Build Thread[/COLOR][/URL][/CENTER]

  6. #6
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Jul 2004
    Location
    Plano, TEXAS
    My Bikes
    06 Fuji Team RC, 03 K2 Team ZED
    Posts
    158
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    I will be there with a box full of road parts and also a Fuji Team, a large Trek T50 Tandem, Motobecane frame & fork, wheels - if the weather is decent

  7. #7
    Senior Member euphoria's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2005
    Location
    Dallas
    Posts
    1,531
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    should we get a bikeforums booth up and running? sounds like we all have enough for a decent-sized display.

  8. #8
    Unique Vintage Steel cuda2k's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2005
    Location
    Allen, TX
    My Bikes
    Kirk Frameworks JKS-C, Serotta Nova, Gazelle AB-Frame, Fuji Team Issue, Schwinn Crosscut, All-City Space Horse
    Posts
    11,486
    Mentioned
    2 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Hey, now that wouldn't be a bad idea. See if we can share a space and split the cost of the area. Certainly works for me. Euphoria, want to email the contact and see what we can arrange?
    [CENTER][URL="http://VeloBase.com"][IMG]http://velobase.com/App_Themes/VeloBase2_blue/Images/VeloBase2TitleCampagnolo.jpg[/IMG][/URL][/CENTER]
    [CENTER][URL="http://JonPFischer.com"][COLOR="#006400"]Fischer Photography[/COLOR][/URL] - [URL="http://www.bikeforums.net/showthread.php/785462-My-new-modern-quot-Classic-quot-Kirk-JKS-Classic-Terraplane"][COLOR="#8b0000"]Kirk Frameworks JKS-Classic Build Thread[/COLOR][/URL][/CENTER]

  9. #9
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Jan 2006
    Location
    Dallas, TX
    My Bikes
    Road, MTB, track, cross.
    Posts
    62
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    I was planning on going to this if I can get up that early. Isn't it still dark at that time of the morning? I have a box full of stuff, along with a few old wheelsets.

  10. #10
    Forum Admin lotek's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2001
    Location
    n.w. superdrome
    My Bikes
    1 trek, serotta, rih, de Reus, Pogliaghi and finally a Zieleman! and got a DeRosa
    Posts
    17,623
    Mentioned
    1 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    David,

    You can't go you need to finish my fork!
    what kind of wheelsets you got? old tubular?
    I'm going but not selling anything (at least not unless my wife reads this) but
    I'm up for buying. . .

    Marty
    Sono pił lento di quel che sembra.
    Odio la gente, tutti.

    Are you a registered member? Why not? click here to register. Its free, and only takes 27 seconds!
    Want to upgrade your membership? Click Here.

  11. #11
    Unique Vintage Steel cuda2k's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2005
    Location
    Allen, TX
    My Bikes
    Kirk Frameworks JKS-C, Serotta Nova, Gazelle AB-Frame, Fuji Team Issue, Schwinn Crosscut, All-City Space Horse
    Posts
    11,486
    Mentioned
    2 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Sun should be up by 9am. Let's just hope on some sun shine and no more of this cloudy overcast crap weather we've been so blessed with.
    [CENTER][URL="http://VeloBase.com"][IMG]http://velobase.com/App_Themes/VeloBase2_blue/Images/VeloBase2TitleCampagnolo.jpg[/IMG][/URL][/CENTER]
    [CENTER][URL="http://JonPFischer.com"][COLOR="#006400"]Fischer Photography[/COLOR][/URL] - [URL="http://www.bikeforums.net/showthread.php/785462-My-new-modern-quot-Classic-quot-Kirk-JKS-Classic-Terraplane"][COLOR="#8b0000"]Kirk Frameworks JKS-Classic Build Thread[/COLOR][/URL][/CENTER]

  12. #12
    Senior Member euphoria's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2005
    Location
    Dallas
    Posts
    1,531
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    e-mail sent

    I don't see how it'd be a problem, though

    the more the merrier, I say

  13. #13
    Senior Member euphoria's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2005
    Location
    Dallas
    Posts
    1,531
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    still no response

    I'll probably just get there a half hour early and pay upfront

  14. #14
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Jan 2006
    Location
    Dallas, TX
    My Bikes
    Road, MTB, track, cross.
    Posts
    62
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Quote Originally Posted by lotek
    David,

    You can't go you need to finish my fork!
    what kind of wheelsets you got? old tubular?
    I'm going but not selling anything (at least not unless my wife reads this) but
    I'm up for buying. . .

    Marty
    Hey Marty,

    Plan "A" would be to bring the frame and fork with me. I don't have a plan "B" yet.

    I can't remember which wheelsets I have left. I think a couple of them are tubular.

    DC

  15. #15
    Unique Vintage Steel cuda2k's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2005
    Location
    Allen, TX
    My Bikes
    Kirk Frameworks JKS-C, Serotta Nova, Gazelle AB-Frame, Fuji Team Issue, Schwinn Crosscut, All-City Space Horse
    Posts
    11,486
    Mentioned
    2 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Tubular wheelsets you say... This may interfere with that plan of mine to leave with more money than I arrived with.

    So far I'll be there with (prices subject to change):

    57cm Schwinn Passage and assorted extras for it ($275+).
    27" wheelset (5-7sp freewheel, low miles) ($25)
    XTR V-Brake set ($15)
    90mm 3TTT quill stem ($10)
    100mm welded quill stem (missing clamp bolt) ($5)
    Several sets of drop handlebars (40-42cm width, 26.0 clamp) ($5-$20)
    old 5sp freewheel (cheap)
    ... and anything else I find small and unneeded now.

    Trying to raise a little funds for a new build and or extra cost of a current wheelset build .
    [CENTER][URL="http://VeloBase.com"][IMG]http://velobase.com/App_Themes/VeloBase2_blue/Images/VeloBase2TitleCampagnolo.jpg[/IMG][/URL][/CENTER]
    [CENTER][URL="http://JonPFischer.com"][COLOR="#006400"]Fischer Photography[/COLOR][/URL] - [URL="http://www.bikeforums.net/showthread.php/785462-My-new-modern-quot-Classic-quot-Kirk-JKS-Classic-Terraplane"][COLOR="#8b0000"]Kirk Frameworks JKS-Classic Build Thread[/COLOR][/URL][/CENTER]

  16. #16
    NFL Owner monogodo's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2004
    Location
    Irving Heritage District
    My Bikes
    7-Eleven Eddy Merckx, Vitus Futural, Catamount FRS, Colnago SL, SS MTB
    Posts
    1,487
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    I just learned about the swapmeet today. My brother was telling me about the killer deals he got at the swap up in Madison a few weeks ago, and I thought I'll check to see if there's one in Dallas.

    I'm going to try to be there, but it'd be to browse/shop, not sell.
    198? Colnago Super (Campy Record) | 1989 Eddy Merckx 7-Eleven Team Issue (Dura Ace) | Catamount MFS (1x8) | Top Image Neptune (SS)

  17. #17
    Senior Member euphoria's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2005
    Location
    Dallas
    Posts
    1,531
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    hmm, I just thought of an issue with selling. I wouldn't feel safe taking a check, but I am without a handy credit card machine. And how many people would be walking around with $500 in cash? Hmmm...

  18. #18
    Unique Vintage Steel cuda2k's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2005
    Location
    Allen, TX
    My Bikes
    Kirk Frameworks JKS-C, Serotta Nova, Gazelle AB-Frame, Fuji Team Issue, Schwinn Crosscut, All-City Space Horse
    Posts
    11,486
    Mentioned
    2 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    If someone is serious about buying a full bike at the swapmeet they'll likely have some cash on them. I'd probably take a check for maybe $250+ from a cyclist who could produce their driver's licence and their PBA membership card or something simular. Some way for me to be able to track them down if they write a bum check. But I'd like to hope we can trust fellow cyclists.

    After all, I've got a pretty good chunk of change from about 30 members for a whole bunch of jerseys.
    [CENTER][URL="http://VeloBase.com"][IMG]http://velobase.com/App_Themes/VeloBase2_blue/Images/VeloBase2TitleCampagnolo.jpg[/IMG][/URL][/CENTER]
    [CENTER][URL="http://JonPFischer.com"][COLOR="#006400"]Fischer Photography[/COLOR][/URL] - [URL="http://www.bikeforums.net/showthread.php/785462-My-new-modern-quot-Classic-quot-Kirk-JKS-Classic-Terraplane"][COLOR="#8b0000"]Kirk Frameworks JKS-Classic Build Thread[/COLOR][/URL][/CENTER]

  19. #19
    Unique Vintage Steel cuda2k's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2005
    Location
    Allen, TX
    My Bikes
    Kirk Frameworks JKS-C, Serotta Nova, Gazelle AB-Frame, Fuji Team Issue, Schwinn Crosscut, All-City Space Horse
    Posts
    11,486
    Mentioned
    2 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    If anyone checks this before heading out to the swap meet: I'm about 50/50 if I"m going to be there now. Caught a bit of a stomach bug last night and had a rough night as it worked its way out of my system if you know what I mean. It's currently 7:30 and I'm awake (damn getting up at 6:00 every day for work) so I may try to make it down at least for a bit to browse.
    [CENTER][URL="http://VeloBase.com"][IMG]http://velobase.com/App_Themes/VeloBase2_blue/Images/VeloBase2TitleCampagnolo.jpg[/IMG][/URL][/CENTER]
    [CENTER][URL="http://JonPFischer.com"][COLOR="#006400"]Fischer Photography[/COLOR][/URL] - [URL="http://www.bikeforums.net/showthread.php/785462-My-new-modern-quot-Classic-quot-Kirk-JKS-Classic-Terraplane"][COLOR="#8b0000"]Kirk Frameworks JKS-Classic Build Thread[/COLOR][/URL][/CENTER]

  20. #20
    Hey let's ride. pathdoc's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Allen, TX
    My Bikes
    Torelli road bike, Tsunami tandem
    Posts
    2,004
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Crap I forgot about this.

  21. #21
    Senior Member euphoria's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2005
    Location
    Dallas
    Posts
    1,531
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    I didn't wake up in time and got there right at 12 (for lack of better directions I ended up circling valley view mall for a half hour)

    the place was already empty but I saw some time shoes in my size but all I really needed was a good stem/handlebar combo

  22. #22
    Unique Vintage Steel cuda2k's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2005
    Location
    Allen, TX
    My Bikes
    Kirk Frameworks JKS-C, Serotta Nova, Gazelle AB-Frame, Fuji Team Issue, Schwinn Crosscut, All-City Space Horse
    Posts
    11,486
    Mentioned
    2 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    I headed out about 11:30. Didn't sell the Schwinn, but did get some XTR brakes and one of my spare sets of handlbars sold. $20 to the good isn't too bad for a couple hours on a Saturday morning. The wind was bad though, making it feel a lot colder than it was.
    [CENTER][URL="http://VeloBase.com"][IMG]http://velobase.com/App_Themes/VeloBase2_blue/Images/VeloBase2TitleCampagnolo.jpg[/IMG][/URL][/CENTER]
    [CENTER][URL="http://JonPFischer.com"][COLOR="#006400"]Fischer Photography[/COLOR][/URL] - [URL="http://www.bikeforums.net/showthread.php/785462-My-new-modern-quot-Classic-quot-Kirk-JKS-Classic-Terraplane"][COLOR="#8b0000"]Kirk Frameworks JKS-Classic Build Thread[/COLOR][/URL][/CENTER]

  23. #23
    NFL Owner monogodo's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2004
    Location
    Irving Heritage District
    My Bikes
    7-Eleven Eddy Merckx, Vitus Futural, Catamount FRS, Colnago SL, SS MTB
    Posts
    1,487
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    I walked through it around 11am. I didn't see anything I desperately needed for the prices they were asking, so my wife and I went to lunch.
    198? Colnago Super (Campy Record) | 1989 Eddy Merckx 7-Eleven Team Issue (Dura Ace) | Catamount MFS (1x8) | Top Image Neptune (SS)

  24. #24
    Unique Vintage Steel cuda2k's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2005
    Location
    Allen, TX
    My Bikes
    Kirk Frameworks JKS-C, Serotta Nova, Gazelle AB-Frame, Fuji Team Issue, Schwinn Crosscut, All-City Space Horse
    Posts
    11,486
    Mentioned
    2 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    monogodo - I'm sure I spotted you out there somewhere about then. Some of the prices were a bit high, but depending on what you were looking for/needing I didn't think they were too bad. Solid prices over all, the deals went pretty early. Now I'm kinda glad I didn't sell the Schwinn passage I had Sat as I just traded it for a Serotta with Super Record.
    [CENTER][URL="http://VeloBase.com"][IMG]http://velobase.com/App_Themes/VeloBase2_blue/Images/VeloBase2TitleCampagnolo.jpg[/IMG][/URL][/CENTER]
    [CENTER][URL="http://JonPFischer.com"][COLOR="#006400"]Fischer Photography[/COLOR][/URL] - [URL="http://www.bikeforums.net/showthread.php/785462-My-new-modern-quot-Classic-quot-Kirk-JKS-Classic-Terraplane"][COLOR="#8b0000"]Kirk Frameworks JKS-Classic Build Thread[/COLOR][/URL][/CENTER]

  25. #25
    NFL Owner monogodo's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2004
    Location
    Irving Heritage District
    My Bikes
    7-Eleven Eddy Merckx, Vitus Futural, Catamount FRS, Colnago SL, SS MTB
    Posts
    1,487
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    You traded a Schwinn Passage for a Serotta with SR? Damn, were they on crack?

    I'm sure I could have found a good deal there if someone had what I was looking for, but no one did (vintage Campy/Stronglight/etc. cranks). I guess I was thinking that it was going to be like the bike swap my brother went to in Madison, WI, where he got $300 cranks for $30.

    As for spotting me, I arrived (and left) in a black VW New Beetle with my wife, I was wearing a black leather coat, and she was in a black coat.
    198? Colnago Super (Campy Record) | 1989 Eddy Merckx 7-Eleven Team Issue (Dura Ace) | Catamount MFS (1x8) | Top Image Neptune (SS)

Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •