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Old 03-14-19, 07:59 PM
Nevermind. Wait, what?
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Originally Posted by nomadmax View Post
Any closer shots? That bike looks great.

It's a '71 Paramount found at our local co-op. At some point bottle braze-ons and a new brake bridge were added, along with an unusual shade of blue and a weird little hole in the head tube.
(The as-found, etc. thread is here.)
A race bike in any era is a highly personal choice that at its "best" balances the requirements of fit, weight, handling, durability and cost tempered by the willingness to toss it and oneself down the pavement at considerable speed. ~Bandera
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