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Old 11-19-14, 10:32 AM
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Need some guidance

I currently have a '92 Serotta Colorado II that I built up with Campy Athena and Mavic Open Pro wheels. I am finding this bike a bit too"temperamental" for the riding I enjoy. So I am looking at finding something more relaxed.
My question is what would be a fair price to ask for this bike?
Since we have so much snow right now and I can't ride I thought I would plan!!
Thanks!!
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Originally Posted by Tandem Tom View Post
I currently have a '92 Serotta Colorado II that I built up with Campy Athena and Mavic Open Pro wheels. I am finding this bike a bit too"temperamental" for the riding I enjoy. So I am looking at finding something more relaxed.
My question is what would be a fair price to ask for this bike?
Since we have so much snow right now and I can't ride I thought I would plan!!
Thanks!!
Hi Tom,
Do you have some good photos? Condition is very important.
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Old 11-19-14, 10:52 AM
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I can take some but not sure where this post ended up.
Found it!!!!!
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With Athena? This time of year?

$400-600
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With Athena? This time of year?

$400-600
Size matters much also.

I kind of wonder though, these bikes were not known as evil handling machines... the fork get exchanged?
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Have you tried wider tires to soften the ride?
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The maximum tire that will fit,with the Campy brakes, is 25mm. It is the original fork. The size is 61CM. I am starting to look for something moe along the geometry of a randoneering frame. Maybe a Rivendell.
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Originally Posted by Tandem Tom View Post
The maximum tire that will fit,with the Campy brakes, is 25mm. It is the original fork. The size is 61CM. I am starting to look for something moe along the geometry of a randoneering frame. Maybe a Rivendell.
Good problem to have. If you want to stay C&V (not that there's anything wrong with Riv) you might look at some 80s Treks. Some of the 600 series had low trail if you want the full rando experience.
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