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Old 07-21-11, 10:40 AM
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Originally Posted by robtown
This might be a spoof. The number is from Burbank and is registered to a "Christoph" so it might be a prank on "harley"
I think I saw that same ad on the NYC craigslist a few days ago...
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Earlier this evening (July 20th) I caught a gentleman trying to steal items from my shed on Spence st. Shortly after I chased him away I realized that he had left a bike leaning against my house. Im guessing that it is stolen from my area as both tires are flat, so he would have walked it. This was between 6pm and 7pm. If the bike is yours, just kick me a message describing it and its yours. I would really like to see that this bike gets back to its owner! Thank-you.


Wow.........I woke up this morning, grabbed a coffee and checked my messages. 15 responses for bikes stolen out of my area alone. Another 2 from out of area. All stolen within the last 3 days. Whats wrong with this picture?!?! If you work for the justice system and are reading this I have some advice for you. Get your butt off of the computer and do your damn jobs that we pay you to do. You should be ashamed of yourselves!!! To add insult to injury.....when I called the WPD to pick the bike up, I was told that it would take up to a week before an officer showed up to retrieve this stolen bike. I'll bet that if I took the time to beat the ever living snot out of this thief rather than just chase him away, that the WPD would be here in 5 minutes to arrest me. Un-freaking real!
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Old 07-22-11, 08:26 AM
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First time I've seen somebody use the Bikes Direct "list" price to pimp a pre-Bikes Direct brand bike.

Never seen such a modern Mercier either... it's got bars like the Team Miyata did in the early 1990s.

Mercier Paris Roubaix with all Shimano 105 components - $499 (Derry)

Date: 2011-07-21, 11:45PM EDT
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This bike is an older version of the Mercier Corvus which lists for $1595 (https://www.cyclesmercier.com/models.html)
Frame is French made of Vitus 888 chrome molly steel tubes and measures 60 cm from center of bottom bracket to top of seat tube.
Scott handle bars. Specialized seat. 14 speed.
Sold without pedals, but I have Look (pictured) and Shimano SPD pedals available.


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Old 07-22-11, 01:55 PM
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this dude may or may not have just gotten his license back after a prior DUI... ?

https://barrie.kijiji.ca/c-buy-and-se...AdIdZ299998417

I love the "curled handles up for easy griping"... I would definitely gripe about upside down drop bars...
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Old 07-22-11, 01:59 PM
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This one... seems a little suspicious to me. Just me?

https://barrie.kijiji.ca/c-buy-and-se...dIdZ284481146#

Or on the legit side, maybe someone realized they were developing a bike-related hoarding habit and wanted to nip it?
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Old 07-23-11, 02:28 PM
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schwinn varsity - $500 (madera)
schwinn continental - $500 (madera)
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Old 07-23-11, 03:48 PM
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Originally Posted by scottsmith
This one... seems a little suspicious to me. Just me?

https://barrie.kijiji.ca/c-buy-and-se...dIdZ284481146#

Or on the legit side, maybe someone realized they were developing a bike-related hoarding habit and wanted to nip it?
I've bought out a couple people who were terminating their addiction - it proved quite profitable.
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Racing Bicycle - 12 Speed - $225 (Boston - North Shore)

Date: 2011-07-23, 2:35PM EDT
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Panasonic DX - 3000 Racing Bike. Nice condition, 12 speed, has all high end components, Shimano 105.
Delivery available.

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Old 07-24-11, 06:50 PM
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The threat sales pitch.

MOTOBECANE/63cmROAD - $150 (Portland/west end)

Date: 2011-07-24, 5:55PM EDT
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A vintage large 63cm frame Motobecane Nomade II ,good condition,needs new rear shifter cable+ bar tape and a tuning other than that everything works good.First $150.as is or I will fix and repost for $300. very nice bike true wheels.Good for someone 6'+.CASH ONLY- LOCAL PICK UP ONLY.Leave your'e number and I will call you to set up a time to see.

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Old 07-25-11, 08:45 AM
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Original Schwinn Stingray '68 Orange Krate owner' s manual (Saco)

Date: 2011-07-25, 9:49AM EDT
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Original Schwinn Stingray '68 Orange Krate owner's manual in excellent condition. Asking $150 (cash) or best offer.

Thanks for your interest!



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Old 07-25-11, 10:02 AM
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Originally Posted by tugrul
Original Schwinn Stingray '68 Orange Krate owner' s manual (Saco)

Date: 2011-07-25, 9:49AM EDT
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Original Schwinn Stingray '68 Orange Krate owner's manual in excellent condition. Asking $150 (cash) or best offer.

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That's not a crazy price. If that was on Ebay, I'm pretty positive it would sell for something like that. An owner's manual can quickly become the "icing on the cake" for a minty Stingray Krate.
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miyata 1024 racing bike 12 speed - $500 (san jose south
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Old 07-25-11, 08:56 PM
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Pretty sweet 3-speed Raleigh Collegiate. Well, they got one out of three...

Vintage Raleigh Collegiate - $250 (Chapel Hill)


I am selling a vintage 3 spd Raleigh Collegiate that is a solid bike but needs a little TLC. I was going to do the work myself but I am heading back to school and don't have time.
I am happy to sell for parts or for someone to recondition it themselves. The price seems high for it's condition but these bikes go for $1000's on ebay to vintage bike collectors.
No haggle price.

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Old 07-25-11, 09:01 PM
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miyata 1024 racing bike 12 speed - $500 (san jose south
That might be an early 1980s 710, FWIW

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Old 07-25-11, 10:32 PM
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Motobecane bicycle for sale. Was manufactured some time in the seventies. Has the original tires (they still hold air) It belonged to my late wife and has been in storage nearly twenty years. It is in perfect shape, just needs some tlc. A young man offered me $800 for it a year ago but I said no. I thought that is was worth more, I still do. These bikes can bring $2500 and more. Well I need the money now so. . .. . .. . .. . ...
$500.00 obo


Sigh....
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Old 07-26-11, 11:17 PM
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With a description like this, and no pictures, who wouldn't want it?

https://yuma.craigslist.org/bik/2509823625.html

bad ass bike for cheep!!!!!! - $150 (yuma)

Date: 2011-07-23, 3:36PM MST
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i have a black bmx bike brakes work n every thing realy nice an its da bomb but im tryin to save for another bike so if interisted call or text 928-446-1574 I WILL CONSIDER ALL OFFERS!!!!

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Old 07-26-11, 11:36 PM
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dude it's da bomb!
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RARE Univega Mountain bike - $250 (hudson NH)

Date: 2011-07-27, 12:16PM EDT
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very light weight bike steal for this price hardly used my phone number is XYZ XYZ WXYZ its made by BMW and you cannot buy them in the us anymore

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Old 07-27-11, 11:19 AM
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^^^ Looks like a downhill bike ^^^^
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Old 07-29-11, 08:31 PM
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Given that it's a horrible pic, and it might just be distortion......but don't the forks on this bike look seriously tweaked? Especially with the slight rake on the bike...almost like the front end has a slightly smaller tire(not enuf rake to be a special purpose racing bike that has a huge intentional rake)

https://portland.craigslist.org/mlt/bik/2520503897.html

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Given that it's a horrible pic, and it might just be distortion......but don't the forks on this bike look seriously tweaked? Especially with the slight rake on the bike...almost like the front end has a slightly smaller tire(not enuf rake to be a special purpose racing bike that has a huge intentional rake)

https://portland.craigslist.org/mlt/bik/2520503897.html

Nah, look at the sidewalk to put the bike in scale. I'd check it out for the Brooks.
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Nah, look at the sidewalk to put the bike in scale. I'd check it out for the Brooks.
Yea, you're probably right. I think it's that lower body line on the car that's throwing my eye off.
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https://sfbay.craigslist.org/eby/bik/2521956447.html

i guess he thought it would look better with those pedals
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i dont think it looks any worse with those pedals.. it's already pretty ugly though
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