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What constitutes a Classic or Vintage bicycle?

Old 09-19-21, 07:58 PM
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Is that two top tubes, two down tubes or 1.5 of each?
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So... my new lugged steel bike with MAFAC RAID centerpulls *and* Rohloff IGH is what?
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Originally Posted by cudak888
C&V is any decent bike the LBS will scoff at, really.
3Alarmer posted..I like to go by whether they use the words "Classic" or "Vintage" in the Craigslist ad.
Haha, the best ones to me.

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I see see that the moderators have created a separate forum for Early Brifter Bicycles -7, 8 & 9 speeds. So, they no longer qualify as C&V?
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Judged over a period of time to be of the highest quality and outstanding of its kind.

Of old, recognized, and enduring interest, importance, or quality - Older than 20 years

100 Years or older
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