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Old 01-01-14, 08:59 AM
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Originally Posted by Poguemahone
Pretty standard CL stuff.
1) Bike was never 650$, except on some distant planet where inflation has gone batguano.
2) Rusting chain makes perfect condition claim suspect.

https://fredericksburg.craigslist.org...254694033.html


I just emailed the seller with this, lol. Let the cursing begin.,,,,BD

"What happened to the other five bikes you bought, that would have added up to $650 when new?"
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DEAL OF THE YEAR


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Eeeeyyyyeeesh

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Warning: do not click on above link unless you have a stick handy to poke your eyes out with. You have been warned.
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Yeah, and they won't even charge you the $5 to ship it!
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Originally Posted by Poguemahone
Warning: do not click on above link unless you have a stick handy to poke your eyes out with. You have been warned.
at least they aren't asking a crazy price for it


got swooped on TWO deals on CL today.. one I was just too slow to reply but the other one they sold in the span of 30 minutes it took them to tell me to "text when you're on your way" and my text
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Originally Posted by Poguemahone
Pretty standard CL stuff.
1) Bike was never 650$, except on some distant planet where inflation has gone batguano.
2) Rusting chain makes perfect condition claim suspect.

https://fredericksburg.craigslist.org...254694033.html



I also like the way the seller claims it has disk brakes and Automatic shift gear. Hard to tell from pics but I'm pretty sure the fork is bent.
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Originally Posted by Poguemahone
Warning: do not click on above link unless you have a stick handy to poke your eyes out with. You have been warned.
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ps it's been "drewed"..
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is there any way to UN-see this
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Originally Posted by muzpuf
is there any way to UN-see this
funniest thing all day, thanks for the laugh!!
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Oh, thanks. I threw up in my mouth a little bit.

Money quote - "perfect for the colorful hipster in you". Most colorful hipsters tend not to mind things like the stuck seatpost, or the fact that the derailleur hanger has been removed. They might mind the low price, though - about $500-600 seems to be the right range for horrid fixed gear or single-speed conversions. What's the point if you didn't have to "suffer" (e.g. maybe make do with one less trust fund check) to help mother Gaia?


Also - regarding the Pacific Flying V - Here's a similar bike, retailing for around $130.

https://www.amazon.com/Pacific-Chromi...8624046&sr=1-2
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Huh?

A-SO A-SO - $1 (MPLS-ST.PAUL)
I like gear bike
Man created gears to help rider
Thank you so much

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A Le Tour for Paramount money.

https://kalamazoo.craigslist.org/bik/4267545533.html

21 in Vintage Schwinn Le Tour 12 Speed - $600 (Kalamazoo,Mich.)

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HUFFY SUPPER STAR 10 SPEED - $95

LOW USE HAS NEW SELF SEALING TUBES THAT COST $38




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This is the strangest ad ever, a high end Willier sent by mistake. You must have proof of purchase to claim it back
https://daytona.craigslist.org/laf/4263422366.html
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LOVE the shifter cable routing the best.,,,,BD


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Originally Posted by bikelovers
This is the strangest ad ever, a high end Willier sent by mistake. You must have proof of purchase to claim it back
https://daytona.craigslist.org/laf/4263422366.html
Looks kind of fishy to me.He needs to call the shipping company, and get it picked up for redelivery, instead of posting the wrong brand name on CL.,,,,BD
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Originally Posted by RubeRad
That's what I was going to say -- that's about $5 worth of entertainment right there! And I don't think $400 is out of line, if as described, it's basically brand new condition, and probably retailed for $800-$1000 1 year ago when he originally bought it.
Not really disputing the price or bike itself just pointing out the wacky over the top ad copy.
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Nice frame!

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Must sell, need crystal meth - eBay version:

https://www.ebay.com/itm/2-Orange-county-sting-ray-chopper-bikes-LOCAL-See-for-details-/271360328017?pt=US_Bicycles_Frames&hash=item3f2e560151




2 Orange county, sting ray chopper bikes (LOCAL) See for details



Item condition:Used
Time left: 27d 00h (Jan 30, 2014 14:37:43 PST)
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2 chopper bikes. sting ray. orange county, orange county chopper. used bicycle, local pick up only, the left pedal of the red chopper bike is broken (The plastic piece can replaced.) See pictures closely, any further questions whatsoever can be asked I would be glad to serve. Be sure to contact me, and ask as many questions as possible. (Good condition)


<--- (contact by email for any questions) (real interest will be taken serious)

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"Excellent condition" doesn't mean what it used to!
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Here's the ad copy:
PRE OWNED IN EXCELLENT CONDITION, VINTAGE GREEN ROAD RACING BIKE BY BERTONI IN SUPERIOR CONDITION WORKS GREAT! BIKE HAS 1.6 AND 23322 STAMPED ON THE FRAME. I WAS USED BY MYSELF AND HAS BEEN SITTING IN HOUSE AND NOW MY LOSS IS YOUR GAIN, GREAT FOR AVID BIKE RIDER. PLEASE FEEL FREE TO ASK ANY QUESTIONS YOU HAVE AND I WILL REPLY WITHIN 24HRS. AS A NEW SELLER ON EBAY I STRIVE FOR 5 STAR SERVICE AND OFFER A "NO HASSLE" 14 DAY RETURN POLICY. ITEM WILL BE SHIPPED IN THREE PIECES AND WILL SAFELY PACKAGED ALSO I WILL PROVIDE A TRACKING NUMBER WHICH I WILL UPLOAD TO YOUR BUYERS PAGE. SHIPPING IS $110.00 STANDARD FREIGHT BY UPS. THANKS FOR LOOKING AND HAVE A WONDERFUL DAY!

Looks like the down tube has some severe rust or damage near the head tube lug.


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One really ugly SS bike shaped object $200. Followed by one that is even worse. Warning viewing these may cause eye damage and feelings of anger and despair.
https://denver.craigslist.org/bik/4271003423.html

https://denver.craigslist.org/bik/4265804648.html







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Originally Posted by zukahn1
One really ugly SS bike shaped object $200. Followed by one that is even worse. Warning viewing these may cause eye damage and feelings of anger and despair.
https://denver.craigslist.org/bik/4271003423.html

https://denver.craigslist.org/bik/4265804648.html

No despair, just shaking my head at the idiocy of man. I think the second bike is bad enough to curse the Broncos; they won't make it out of their first playoff game. Peyton should buy it and run it to the nearest scrap metal crusher ASAP...
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