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Old 10-06-12, 04:04 AM
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^ funny thing is, if you bother to google the quote about the Sport DLX (from wk101), right above the part the seller quoted, wk101 gives his estimate which is 25-50 lower than the seller's asking price: https://www.bikeforums.net/showthread...n-Sport-DLX%29

Sport DLX is low on the totem pole.. over priced, but the spinergy wheel'd bike is underpriced unless the entire back wheel is missing..

anyway, saw these brifter bum bars.. i wonder what shifting is like



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Originally Posted by cb400bill
Just another to add to the Bent Fork List

https://grandrapids.craigslist.org/bik/3317327250.html

at least they say in the ad it's bent..
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Originally Posted by frantik
at least they say in the ad it's bent..
Not sure where you saw that. Here is the entire text from the ad.

Blue Schwinn from i"m thinking from the 1970's
all original
see pics.
call or text
Robb at 616773XXXX



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Originally Posted by cb400bill
Not sure where you saw that. Here is the entire text from the ad.

Blue Schwinn from i"m thinking from the 1970's
all original
see pics.
call or text
Robb at 616773XXXX



https://grandrapids.craigslist.org/bik/3317327250.html
they must have updated their ad.. hit refresh on your browser

Blue Schwinn from i"m thinking from the 1970's
all original
The forks are bent inwards
may not be safe to ride,
but it is complete and original.
see pics.
call or text
Robb
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Originally Posted by frantik
they must have updated their ad.. hit refresh on your browser
Oops. Much thanks for the info.

Likely someone told the seller about the fork.
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This ad has been running off and on since Spring.

By the looks of the rusty chain, the seller must have a different idea of what "mint" and "professional" mean than I do.

specialized ,rockhopper - $215

this bike is professional and mint condition
this bike is about 12 year old
don't miss out
call bob @269-873-XXXX
only 215.00


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Could have tried spelling the name correctly on the fake decal at least!

https://orlando.craigslist.org/bik/3290804844.html

[h=2]Rare! 86-87 Dave Scott IRONMAN! Shimano600 - $200 (Kissimmee)[/h][HR][/HR]Date: 2012-10-06, 4:22PM EDT
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VINTAGE Centurian Dave Scott IRONMAN 12 speed Road Bicycle!
This bike is top of the line Dave Scott with its Shimano600 components.
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Originally Posted by frantik
they must have updated their ad.. hit refresh on your browser
Originally Posted by cb400bill
Oops. Much thanks for the info.

Likely someone told the seller about the fork.
And they actually listened? WOW. don't most sellers simply say "It is a custom built frame the fork came like that"
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Originally Posted by jdefran
Could have tried spelling the name correctly on the fake decal at least!

https://orlando.craigslist.org/bik/3290804844.html

Rare! 86-87 Dave Scott IRONMAN! Shimano600 - $200 (Kissimmee)
i am dying here...
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WTH...


https://toronto.kijiji.ca/c-buy-and-sell-bikes-frames-parts-Wild-Bikes-W0QQAdIdZ420286205
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lol, CENTURIAN!

https://fresno.craigslist.org/bik/3321916992.html

complete ad as follows:

"MENS MOUNTAIN BIKE GOOD CONDITION.



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HA! If these sold, I could make myself RICH!!! Someone wanting $40 for a pair of "Safety Levers"...JUST the lever parts...."levers exetension street race style"...HA HA HA!!!!!!
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Is this really the nickname for these stems?!?!?

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Oh...my... heavens.
VINTAGE MOTOBECANE SUPER MIRAGE GOLD RACING BICYCLE FRANCE 1977

If he's not throwing in the lock and cable then the deal is off I say.

(Although I suppose at $50.00 for the nostalgia and $1425.99 for the patina, it might be worth it.)
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That's some serious patina.
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Oh...my... heavens.
VINTAGE MOTOBECANE SUPER MIRAGE GOLD RACING BICYCLE FRANCE 1977

If he's not throwing in the lock and cable then the deal is off I say.

(Although I suppose at $50.00 for the nostalgia and $1425.99 for the patina, it might be worth it.)



Gold color. Men's 10 speed. Lock and cable not included.

Looks like you will have to pass on this one.
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With bonus suspension fork bolted on! Fixed that bend right up!

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https://orangecounty.craigslist.org/bik/3319532385.html

I don't know where to start on this bad idea.

[h=2]Bike Pusher - $500 (Garden Grove)[/h] [HR][/HR] Date: 2012-10-09, 6:58AM PDT
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Gas is just too expensive! and who wants to pedal there bike all over town? well here is the solution. This is a 3.5 horse power bike pusher that attaches to the back of your bike. It is great for work or back and forth to the market. Hurry this one won't last!






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Originally Posted by Flying Merkel
https://orangecounty.craigslist.org/bik/3319532385.html

I don't know where to start on this bad idea.
Meh. What could possibly go wrong?
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its a nice bike....but 800 bux**********??? frame is kinda chewed up.....800 bux**********
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Originally Posted by Flying Merkel
https://orangecounty.craigslist.org/bik/3319532385.html

I don't know where to start on this bad idea.

Bike Pusher - $500 (Garden Grove)

Hurry this one won't last!
I don't think it will last either.............
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Originally Posted by MisterK
https://saskatoon.kijiji.ca/c-buy-and...AdIdZ420695440

its a nice bike....but 800 bux**********??? frame is kinda chewed up.....800 bux**********
Certain key words and phrases are usually associated with these delusions:

"Awesome bike."" One of my favorite builds."" Need to make room for new projects."

Also:"Saddle not included", and in particular "Shimano 600 with Biopace chain rings"

It's sad, but all too common these days. He may very well have considerable
money dunk into this project, certainly time if he built the wheels.

Just not necessarily time and money wisely invested.....
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Originally Posted by Flying Merkel
https://orangecounty.craigslist.org/bik/3319532385.html

I don't know where to start on this bad idea.

Bike Pusher - $500 (Garden Grove)

[HR][/HR] Date: 2012-10-09, 6:58AM PDT
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Gas is just too expensive! and who wants to pedal there bike all over town? well here is the solution. This is a 3.5 horse power bike pusher that attaches to the back of your bike. It is great for work or back and forth to the market. Hurry this one won't last!






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https://orangecounty.craigslist.org/bik/3314814989.html

"Good Condition" The phrase does not mean what you think it means.

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Bike is in good condition needs a little tlc has no seat but sturdy please call 7one4 4one7 7one77 thank you




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It's got to be a legitimate opportunity.

[h=2]WORLDS FASTEST BICYCLE - $3 (Las Vegas)[/h] [HR][/HR] Date: 2012-10-09, 8:57PM PDT
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I have a prototype of the next step of bicycle designs. It will break all speed records and yet is still road friendly. Most bike manufactuers dont want to touch it because their staff is affraiad to bring it to the owners in fear of losing their jobs.Design and engineers are sitting on their hands and have not come up with this design, so simple yet so effective.It is full working and looks awesome.Great chance for investors or anyone that wants a chance at financial security. The 2.5 million is negotiable. Unable to post pics cause of obvious reasons but if the right investors wants in i'll have you sign a non-disclosure form and we can talk.Respond to email with contact information, name, phone number, best time to call. D0N'T MISS OUT ON A GREAT OPPERTUNITY!!!!!!
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