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tfbike 01-26-22 10:39 AM

Sure, I will play. 73 Grand Sports. Bought as a frameset and decided why not put some period correct parts on it.
https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikefor...03d99b8a5a.jpg

RobertUI 01-26-22 10:44 AM


Originally Posted by top506 (Post 22387634)
Just as it came from the dumpster behind the LBS.

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Ok, I think I speak for everyone when I say... " more details needed, please "

Also... I think it's only fitting to mention in the "WHITE BIKE" month thread my favorite LBS (where I worked a LONG LONG time ago):

White's Bikes (Westminster, MD)
https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikefor...6f5f2074ce.jpg

Vaang 01-26-22 12:50 PM

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikefor...cf7ea5465f.png

My daily driver. At least it was my daily driver before Covid hit... An Eddy Merckx before he got into frame building himself and simply sold his name rights to manufacturers. Found the frame in a dumpster and equipped it with parts from my parts bin.

bikingshearer 01-26-22 01:32 PM

1982ish Ron Cooper. It's been at least ten years since it looked like this, probably closer to 15. It is now the reverse of this photo: blue with white graphics, courtesy of Ed Litton. Oddly enough, the change in color did not affect how it rides one little bit.:rolleyes:
https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikefor...409bd889d1.jpg

merziac 01-26-22 03:55 PM


Originally Posted by Vaang (Post 22388020)
https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikefor...cf7ea5465f.png

My daily driver. At least it was my daily driver before Covid hit... An Eddy Merckx before he got into frame building himself and simply sold his name rights to manufacturers. Found the frame in a dumpster and equipped it with parts from my parts bin.

:eek: IN A DUMPSTER, H**Y CRAP!!!!!!

:wtf:

top506 01-26-22 04:24 PM


Originally Posted by RobertUI (Post 22387839)
Ok, I think I speak for everyone when I say... " more details needed, please".

I believe the tale is told here:

https://www.bikeforums.net/classic-v...es-my-lbs.html

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