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Green/Red bikes: Post up some Christmas colors.

Old 12-19-21, 08:55 PM
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Green and/or Red bikes: Post up some Christmas colors.

Happy Holidays everyone.

I picked up a a couple red bikes and my first green one this year. Here's a few of mine.

Show off your holiday colored bicycles.




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Not vintage, but here is my friend's MTB.

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Oh, I thought you wanted two-toned red-and-green bikes, and I thought to myself that it would probably be a short thread.
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Oh, I thought you wanted two-toned red-and-green bikes, and I thought to myself that it would probably be a short thread.
Thats what I was hoping to see...
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Oh, I thought you wanted two-toned red-and-green bikes, and I thought to myself that it would probably be a short thread.
Apologies for that. I just edited the title.

I suppose a 7-11 Merckx would be the perfect Christmas bike(imo).
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I don't have any green bikes, but my son's Fuji has a little green on it.


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1988 Trek 400T
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The dirty old electric Raleigh in green
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Merry Paramount Christmas



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Oh, I thought you wanted two-toned red-and-green bikes...
That's what I thought, and as I'm both partial to that colour combination and not too lazy to post pics here are a few:

This Torpado has some brothers; pics of their frames follow, they are mostly built now, there is another chromovelato red-and-green frame not yet built but I don't have a pic of that one:




This one was crashed and two tubes replaced and then chromed and painted and built and hasn't been ridden:


It has a brother that does get ridden a lot:


And there is this teaser of a Girardengo half-built:

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I used to wrap this one in silver garland for the holidays.


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Little green, red and blue,
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And red all the way.


How about red and blue?
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My helmet is off to those with red-and-green bikes. The best I can do is red-and-white or red-white-and-blue.
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De Rosa gets Red lights at night.

and some green
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I was wondering when Vanni was going to make an appearance!
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I can play with my favorite track bike purchases from the past year.


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Connie's Puch track bike
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Merry Christmas to you all!

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To my eyes this is the perfect Christmas frame. The name on the downtube ought to read "Kris Kringle."
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