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Old 02-01-23, 07:42 PM
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Hoping this one takes me and the little woman (it’s okay, she really is a little woman) to more places

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Old 02-01-23, 11:04 PM
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Old 02-06-23, 08:00 AM
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^^Wait... what??? How are those Bianchis white?
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Old 02-06-23, 11:48 PM
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Solid $600 bike from Bikesdirect.com.
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Old 02-07-23, 04:57 AM
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Old 02-07-23, 07:50 AM
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Originally Posted by cyccommute
Itís taken me to a lot of places


I like those old Cannondale mountain bikes and even better, the T900 or 1000. Is this one an M500?
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Old 02-07-23, 06:46 PM
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Originally Posted by gthomson
I like those old Cannondale mountain bikes and even better, the T900 or 1000. Is this one an M500?
It is a Cannondale touring bike. Specifically it is a 2010 T1 frame which was the last year that Cannondale made them in the US. They then made the touring bike for only 2 more years. I have a T800 that I bought new in 2003 but changed out every thingÖliterally as this is a different frame. I have another T800 (probably a 2005) that I use as my every day bike.
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Old 02-08-23, 07:15 PM
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Originally Posted by Rocket-Sauce
^^Wait... what??? How are those Bianchis white?
I'm pretty sure that's what Bianchi means, white. "Strada Bianchi" is basically white roads. Just playing on words.
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Old 02-09-23, 07:52 AM
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Bianch = White...Bianchi = Whites
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Old 02-09-23, 08:08 AM
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Pearl White plus multi-color by hand

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Old 02-09-23, 11:48 AM
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Here's my most recent restoration, that seems appropriate for this thread. You can read more about it here on my blog.

This is a one-of-a-kind custom made pursuit bicycle with a 650c front wheel and a 700c rear, with an integrated handlebar/stem. It was hand made by Fernando Cuevas, the third generation of incredibly talented family of frame builders based in Astoria, Queens.

Fernando’s grandfather Francisco hand-built over 35,000 frames during a 70-year career that spanned three continents. Renowned for his ability to build frames without the aid of a jig or pins, brazing exclusively with brass, and incorporating many unique and thoughtful details, Francisco was a true craftsman of the old world.

This restoration took me two years to complete, and when finished, I brought it to the famous Kissena Velodrome in Queens for an afternoon of laps and photos. Read on to learn more about this incredible bike and the Cuevas family.

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Old 02-09-23, 12:40 PM
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Old 02-09-23, 04:59 PM
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Bump for January..


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It's not january anymore, I can't post my white bikes. Sorry.
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