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Old 03-10-19, 11:22 PM
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Show Us Your Bikes Starting With C

So following on from the monthly colour threads, here's your chance to show us your bikes alphabetically!

It goes like this: every fortnight I'll start a new thread with a new letter in alphabetical order. Post your bikes that correspond to that letter, eg; C = Cinelli, Carlton, Ciocc. M = Mercian, Masi, Motobecane. And so on and so forth. The letter of the fortnight should correspond with the marque, not the model. For example; you could post your Tommasini Prestige in the T thread, but not in the P thread. If you're not sure, take a look at the word on your downtube. There's a grey area with people's names - Bruce Gordon, Claud Butler, etc., but I'll leave it up to the owners which thread is preferred. Make sense?

So let's see your Chesinis, Claud Butlers and Calzones...yep, you heard me.
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Old 03-10-19, 11:27 PM
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Old 03-10-19, 11:52 PM
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My Centurion Lemans RS with Shimano 600 EX groupo


My Centurion Lemans RS with Shimano 600 EX groupo
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IMG 2953
Forgot how lousy this picture was!
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Old 03-11-19, 12:47 AM
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Carlton ?


Lets see em !
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Cannondale! The Ultimate Sprinting Machine.

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Old 03-11-19, 06:15 AM
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70ies Chiorda


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Old 03-11-19, 07:53 AM
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I am surprised I am the first for this brand!

1983 Colnago Superissimo, on Flickr

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My 81 Centurion Pro Tour here in Cambodia

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My 83 all chrome Centurion Pro Tour in the States

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Lemans 12 now


88 Master 10 speed with triple crank set
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Old 03-11-19, 08:50 AM
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Lemans 12 now


88 Master 10 speed with triple crank set[/QUOTE]

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Old 03-11-19, 08:56 AM
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Caletti vintage 2014. But at least it is steel, and now features a square taper BB.











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This is not an Ironman, but a Le Mans RS using Tange 2.


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Foundational Centurion that I have yet to start tuning. I have a Cilo and a Conti but those are not pic worthy.
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Old 03-11-19, 10:31 AM
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You'll probably get more than a few of these!

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Here are two from my stable


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Late 80's Ciocc. just recently "upgraded" from Shimano 600 EX to first generation Campagnolo Chorus. I just couldn't stand the thought of that Japanese componentry on this Italian bike.
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'42 ccm. One cable operated drum brake and it locks up with ease.

If the cable breaks, the bike won't brake and maybe I'll break?
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Old 03-11-19, 02:25 PM
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top: recent shot of 1959 Modell Campagnolo, showing new color-coordinated maroon(!) Brooks Pro saddle
middle: 1960 Sieger in as-bought condition
bottom: approx. 10-year-old photo of 1959 at Wavecrest Woodie meet (https://www.sandiegowoodies.com/events/wavecrest), appropriately in black-and-white, with John & Patricia E.
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49 Carpenter https://www.flickr.com/photos/577760...57703524589415
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Hard to tell, but it's a Ciocc. Presently rattle-canned white, in storage, to be built sometime this year. Also a Designer '84 in storage.
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Old 03-11-19, 03:55 PM
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70ies Chiorda
Chiorda! Nice!
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Old 03-11-19, 04:16 PM
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The Colmo, Colnero and Chinetti will have to wait until I've made them presentable. But I've got mrs non-fixie's Cornelo ...



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