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Green is the color of April bicycles

Old 04-01-19, 08:04 AM
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Here's the Martelly built Ribble as it sits right now. I've got the Dura Ace 7400 Brifters, Brakes, and FD for it. Now just looking for a decent affordable crank. Then I'll be converted to all Dura Ace 7400.


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Old 04-01-19, 08:11 AM
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'75 Super Course mixte - Since, completely broken down for rebuild

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Old 04-01-19, 09:23 AM
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'79 Trek 937 freshly built up, unridden, recently acquired from tarsi
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Old 04-01-19, 09:26 AM
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Here's my 1st one, going to be more.

The Imron color id is "Taupe" but this one is a very cool light green, especially in the right light.

Do I get extra points for green house too?

1978 Jim Merz touring


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Old 04-01-19, 10:45 AM
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Found this 1974 Fuji S10-S (Special Road Racer) on CL a couple of weeks ago for $100. A buddy in Michigan facilitated it for me and picked up the bike.
As I said in All Things FUJI, it looks like it's been ridden only in the house and only on Sundays. AND...it came with the original pump (not shown)!
Still looking for my first FUJI, a 1975 S10-S in blue, but I'm excited about this one for now as it doesn't look like much changed between years.
I hope to post more photos when "Show Your Bikes Starting With F" comes around.

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Old 04-01-19, 10:54 AM
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My Brompton is the same color as the Upholstery on the Westminster British House of Commons Benches ..


Way Back I repainted my JC Higgins with black primer and used a Green translucent top coat ,
from a Candy apple green paint era, The result was black with a green patina .. circa 1957..









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Old 04-01-19, 11:12 AM
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My Trek 720:

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Old 04-01-19, 02:07 PM
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Dark green Visser Vainqueur I added to the stable last year. From Teun Visser's shop in Rotterdam. I suspect the frame was originally built by Eddy Martens for Diamant. Wonderfully 'springy' ride.

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Old 04-01-19, 02:39 PM
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Centurion IM Expert , Marine Green . Courtesy @fleslider .

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Old 04-01-19, 02:47 PM
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1971 Raleigh International. Frankenbike build. Hand painted with a brush.

Tom, I don't see the photo!
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It must be time to take a new picture in front of my new garage door. This photo is from August, 2017.

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1974 Ellis-Briggs
I sweated the paint off the top tube twice


1968 Dawes Galaxy


1989 Bianchi Campione de Italia
This celeste looks green to me


1989 Masi Nuova Strada
Half green!


1985 Pinarello Montello
As bought - LA84 paint job and chrome sandblasted off by the previous owner.
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Old 04-02-19, 08:47 AM
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Green (and Purple) Duell Solo

My Dutch Duell Solo from (I think) 1980 or so ... I love this bike.



Though I do get tired of the "Barney" jokes...
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Old 04-02-19, 11:03 AM
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Tom, I don't see the photo!
Oops. Darn you, google photos. OK here it is. 1974 Raleigh International, frankenbike build, hand painted with a brush.

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Another Raleigh Gran Prix for April

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Just joined the pack last Saturday. Right after taking it off the car
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Beach Cruiser no more...,


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Beach Cruiser no more.,,

Started out as a Regions Bank promo give away.
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My Rodriguez Racing frame. It is an enlarged copy of a 1980 Holdsworth that was a smidge too small for me. It is by a good margin the most comfortable bike I own.


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Some green is greener than other greens, but this is what I’ve got in green.
1995 Trek 520 and 2001 Novara Randonee:




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Aubergine, your Rodriguez is NICE, very nice.
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My Rodriguez Racing frame. It is an enlarged copy of a 1980 Holdsworth that was a smidge too small for me. It is by a good margin the most comfortable bike I own.


That's a nice combination of light and darker green
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how about a "H.O.T Green" GT Avalanche
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