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Old 01-11-12, 10:37 PM
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SELLING v!nt@g3 bee-em-ex buhyke fur s@l3 - $963 (urtinvyle)

I think I can guess on how he wound up in "urtinvyle", but it do look like fun.
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Hialeah* Especial:

"Selling a NEXT mountain bike it's nice, professional and red but don't need it at all.
only problems is there is no chair for it and half a pedal broke."


https://miami.craigslist.org/mdc/bik/2795243414.html



*gritty semi-industrial suburb of Miami, badly planned, badly governed, ugly as a mangy pitbull's posterior... coincidentally the prefered mutt of it's residents although they're banned in the county.
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https://sfbay.craigslist.org/eby/bik/2796763830.html

Powder Coated bike frames ready to build fixie - $90 (berkeley)

Date: 2012-01-12, 1:18PM PST
Reply to: sale-rksc5-2796763830@craigslist.org [Errors when replying to ads?]
We have Brand new powder coated bicycle frames for sale.
Frames come with a fork. Various brands,
RALEIGH
BIANCHI
FUGI
PEUGEOT
SCHWINN
CUSTOM BUILT

Multiple sizes and colors,

CHECK PICTURES OUT ON WEB STORE
-We do custom metal work on bike frames. Remove braze ons, install water bottle holes & Cantilever posts, fix dents and holes. Straighten frames.
-more frames available for sale just not listed.
-media blast, polishing, powdercoat, airbrush paint.

WWW.CHAMPAGNECYCLES.COM
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The www.champagnecyles.com link led me to discover these monstrosities (warning, may be vomit-inducing):

https://www.champagnecycles.com/#!gallery/albumphotos0=0

https://www.champagnecycles.com/#!gallery/albumphotos0=6

Note that they sell "Fugi" frames.
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I consider myself fairly 'fixie friendly' but I had a visceral reaction to those links
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ROFLMAO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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1980 CENTURION $650.00 OBO - $650 (santa rosa)

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It's never too early to sit on a genuine CENTURION! 1980's ~ the last of the Japan made bikes !!! It's close to mint condition and original,,,!!!
$650.00 or best offer !!
JR (707) 583-5999
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Chicago area 1973 Schwinn Voyageur. The owner claims it was never ridden. Yeah right!

https://chicago.craigslist.org/sox/bik/2793290862.html
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Originally Posted by silvercreek
Chicago area 1973 Schwinn Voyageur. The owner claims it was never ridden. Yeah right!
Looks quite clean to me. What makes you think the seller isn't telling the truth?

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Originally Posted by cb400bill
Looks quite clean to me. What makes you think the seller isn't telling the truth?

is the matching extension cord included?
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Sellers quote ..., RARE TO SEE MANY OF THESE AROUND, ... I can believe that.
https://www.ebay.com/itm/VINTAGE-PANA...item2a12b3d8e2
Lots of interesting pictures.

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Originally Posted by silvercreek
Chicago area 1973 Schwinn Voyageur. The owner claims it was never ridden. Yeah right!

https://chicago.craigslist.org/sox/bik/2793290862.html
I'd double check that serial number with the cops, too. Chicago Heights is a bad, bad part of town. Not someplace I'd expect to find a legal highend creampuff virgin Schwinn for sure!!

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[QUOTE=gaucho777;13712153]https://sfbay.craigslist.org/eby/bik/2796763830.html

Powder Coated bike frames ready to build fixie - $90 (berkeley)

Date: 2012-01-12, 1:18PM PST
Reply to: sale-rksc5-2796763830@craigslist.org [Errors when replying to ads?]
We have Brand new powder coated bicycle frames for sale.
Frames come with a fork. Various brands,
RALEIGH
BIANCHI
FUGI
PEUGEOT
SCHWINN
CUSTOM BUILT


Let's bow our heads and have a moment of silence for all the great old v bikes that gave their all for these gaudy monstrosities. <sniff>


Californication indeed...
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A rusty dirty peugeot for 550 USD? Yep.....
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Originally Posted by spurious
A rusty dirty peugeot for 550 USD? Yep.....
And $460 for shipping.....
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[QUOTE=mild steel;13721546]
Originally Posted by gaucho777
https://sfbay.craigslist.org/eby/bik/2796763830.html

Powder Coated bike frames ready to build fixie - $90 (berkeley)

Date: 2012-01-12, 1:18PM PST
Reply to: sale-rksc5-2796763830@craigslist.org [Errors when replying to ads?]
We have Brand new powder coated bicycle frames for sale.
Frames come with a fork. Various brands,
RALEIGH
BIANCHI
FUGI
PEUGEOT
SCHWINN
CUSTOM BUILT


Let's bow our heads and have a moment of silence for all the great old v bikes that gave their all for these gaudy monstrosities. <sniff>


Californication indeed...
Interesting, but that description can't be right, it says they are brand new frames and that they are powder coated, with various brand names?

Here is what we should do, get Frank in Beijing to send us a bunch of plain steel frames, for about $150 a piece, complete with hangers and cable stops, we sell them to the fixie guys for $300 as older brand frames, we can get Frank to leave them unpainted so they have a nice patena, by the time they get here. In 2025 when the fixie guys figure it out, we have a good supply of good old bicycles.

On second thought, we get Frank to paint them up nice, and we take our nice old parts, put them on, and have a nice retro bike on a classic style frame.
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Rare and he was planning on racing it.
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Originally Posted by Fizzaly
Rare and he was planning on racing it.
What? You've never heard of The Tour de Parachutistes? Catch up, dood.
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[QUOTE=Wogster;13722080][QUOTE=mild steel;13721546]

"Interesting, but that description can't be right, it says they are brand new frames and that they are powder coated, with various brand names?"

hello -- I think they're doing both, my eyes hurt too much to stay on their site for long, but there seemed to be some older style dropouts in the pics.
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Would this work with a trailer?
https://houston.craigslist.org/bik/2799849617.html
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mgDiYY4nJY0&feature=plcp&context=C38099faUDOEgsToPDskLVh_c0VYrtfI4OOIYOVLwx
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This is how Craigslist works:

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Looks fun. Just don't lean back.
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One from the "You gotta be smoking crack!" files.. ,,,,BD

https://houston.craigslist.org/bik/2813056204.html

aka: This is $200 more than you would pay at a bike shop.
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Originally Posted by spurious
A rusty dirty peugeot for 550 USD? Yep.....
If you do a search on ebay for completed listings, bicycles and frames, under this particular seller: as of this writing he had listed 24 bicycles and frames and managed to get bids on only one. Hmmmm....
https://www.ebay.com/csc/Bicycles-Fra...p3286.c0.m1538
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I posted this:

https://richmond.craigslist.org/bik/2813662634.html

Stolen off my front porch sometime in the last few hours was a DeBernardi frame and fork. The size of the frame was 62cm. It is painted a rattlecanned mix or orange and yellow, with home-made DeBernardi stickers.

I'm not particularly concerned about its' return, but I would hate for someone unsuspecting to buy this thing. It has the following issues:
1) The seat post is stuck. I was in the process of trying to loosen and remove it; that's why the frame was on my porch. It has some fairly noxious chemicals dumped into it.
2) The bottom bracket (Campy Veloce sealed unit) is shot. Not mildly shot, but completely gone shot. From my experience with these, it is also likely seized to the frame. You might be able to get it out with a blowtorch. Maybe.
3) The drive side crank arm, which was still on the frame, has stripped removal threads and likely is not going anywhere either. In addition, the chainrings are well past the point of going to that place chainrings go when they desperately need rest.
4) There is serious rust through the frame. I mean fatal rust. This frame is a goner; the prior owner had toxic sweat that would eat through paint and steel. I'm not making this up.

In short, if someone tries to sell you this bike frame, you should probably demand money from them. There were a couple of usable parts on it, a stem and a carbon fork, but as a whole this bike is a wreck.

Now it's possible someone saw it next to my recycling and figured they'd just grab it as it was going to the dump/recycling anyhoo. Really, you could have just knocked on the door and asked and I likely would have just given it to you. Then it would be out by your recycling, with toxic chemicals leaking down the seat tube. Hell, I might have helped you out a bit more.

If you stole it and are thinking of rattlecanning it again and selling it, just take it to the scrap metal place and get a dollar forty eight for it or whatever it is worth. A word of caution: don't smoke around the seat tube and/or seat post of this bike-- it's likely to explode quicker than your mother's meth lab did. If you're looking at a frame and it appears to be recently rattlecanned, in this size range, I would run away, or demand money from the seller to take it. I'm posting this as a PSA.

Heck, ya'll can even email me about this one. Though this being craigslist, I will no doubt get a lot of emails saying "Is this still available?". I'll assume you're fishing for email addys and not reply to those, but in case the question is asked in good faith, the answer is "NO."
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It's not enough that Walmart brought out the wondrous GMC Denaili, which makes regular appearances on this thread selling for more than they actually do at a real Walmart. No, the geniuses in Bentonville had to double down on their bet, and release the aptly named "Thruster" fixie for 99 Usa smakerroonians. Through the incredible revenue creating miracle of Craigslist, aided by craptacular photography, the Thruster has suddenly increased in value by either 51 or 76 dollars, depending upon your interpertation. Of course, there is no sales tax on the internet.

https://richmond.craigslist.org/bik/2796380790.html


Beautiful Fixie Single Speed

I bought it for $17,5 4 months ago
I have good times with it around richmond but I am traveling on and wish to sell it

I have stored it in shed all fall/winter, it has gotten no water damage.
Still in excellent condition

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Originally Posted by Chilero
If you do a search on ebay for completed listings, bicycles and frames, under this particular seller: as of this writing he had listed 24 bicycles and frames and managed to get bids on only one. Hmmmm....
https://www.ebay.com/csc/Bicycles-Fra...p3286.c0.m1538
This is my favorite. Plastic Specialized kids bike for $500. https://www.ebay.com/itm/Specialized-...#ht_1295wt_956

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