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1987 Cannondale SR600 found stored in a shed for over 30 years. Needed new tires and

Old 02-03-23, 10:17 AM
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1987 Cannondale SR600 found stored in a shed for over 30 years.







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Old 02-03-23, 10:22 AM
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Holy crap! That thing is insane! A true time capsule. Look at that chain!
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That's fabulous. Great color
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Wow is right. One of the finest bicycles made.
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Originally Posted by romanlotus View Post
Nice !! Was that in the same shed as the Araya Aero ?
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Looks like it was used once and they didn't like drops. LOL.
What's with the half pink bike behind it?
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Itís crazy that someone dropped what was considerable coin back in the day for a top end bike, and maybe rode it once before putting it in storage.
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Originally Posted by GamblerGORD53 View Post
Looks like it was used once and they didn't like drops. LOL.
What's with the half pink bike behind it?
That's a 1987 Cannondale SR600 club race bike painted custom by Cannondale. Made February of 1986
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Old 02-04-23, 02:05 AM
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fantastic find ,thanks for sharing
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Lovely! I'm guessing, a steel fork on an aluminium frame?
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Lovely! I'm guessing, a steel fork on an aluminium frame?
Yep. Usually a Tange product. I think the Aluminum forks came around 1989ish?
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Lovely! I'm guessing, a steel fork on an aluminium frame?
Yes, like jdawginsc said, Tange CroMo. My 87 Black Lightning has the same.
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That is SOOOOOO cool!
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