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Old 07-28-15, 12:58 PM
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Is that a Campy skewer?

No doubt the owner lived somewhere like the top of Fargo, and just occasionally needed an "Escape Gear".
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Old 07-28-15, 01:51 PM
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Originally Posted by coolkat
Check out this freewheel on a wheelset on CL! Complete with cardboard pie plate.
Wow, imagine that shift. I wonder what the RD was
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Old 07-28-15, 02:26 PM
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Originally Posted by coolkat
Check out this freewheel on a wheelset on CL! Complete with cardboard pie plate.
I'd love to see the pulley during the shift.
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Old 07-28-15, 03:02 PM
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Originally Posted by HTupolev
I'd love to see the pulley during the shift.
Maybe the previous rider had a triple, and had to drop down to the inner sprocket at the same time shifting up on the rear. I'm guessing that freewheel sprocket has around 38T, so perhaps using one of the MTB derailleurs, for example the XTR derailleur capable of shifting 11-40T.
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Old 07-28-15, 03:13 PM
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Looks like a joke freewheel; 15-15-15-15-38, then a cardboard spoke protector. I've forgotten my SunTour Perfect details but it was likely that you could only get a 15T cog for every position, or else he did not have enough 14s or 16s to do the build.
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Old 07-28-15, 04:27 PM
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15-16-17-18-38 more like, that corncob is tight, but they are not the same.
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Old 07-28-15, 04:38 PM
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Perhaps the last sprocket was just thrown on to act as a spoke protector, and never actually used.

Afterall, who really needs more than 2x4 gearing?
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I'm not a Colnago expert, but $30,000 seems a little... out there.
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"Keep in mind that Dons was offering me 30000$"

I would say take Don's money and run!
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Old 07-28-15, 05:35 PM
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Is it possible this is off a bike with a motor on it? The big cog for the motor, and the other cog(s) for pedaling..? I dunno.

Originally Posted by coolkat
Check out this freewheel on a wheelset on CL! Complete with cardboard pie plate.
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Old 07-28-15, 07:12 PM
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Originally Posted by Spaghetti Legs
The rare Italian made Peugeot. I'm trying to figure out the Escher like rear wheel.

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im guessing someone got the seatpost in the frame through the spokes :/
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Old 07-28-15, 09:19 PM
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Originally Posted by MauriceMoss
I'm not a Colnago expert, but $30,000 seems a little... out there.
It must be a rare model.

I can't find a single reference to "Colnago Campionote" other than that one ad.

Its has won World Medals in Italy. It has traveled the world.
This bike? Or Colnago bikes in general? Who was the racer? "Gramps"?
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Old 07-28-15, 09:22 PM
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Originally Posted by multivac
im guessing someone got the seatpost in the frame through the spokes :/
The rear wheel is mostly below the frame.
The seatpost is below the rear wheel.

The handlebar stem also has not been installed.
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Old 07-29-15, 03:46 AM
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One way to make a bicycle fit a too large person...



...or too small...

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Ha, how low can you go?
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Old 07-29-15, 04:53 AM
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Originally Posted by MauriceMoss
I'm not a Colnago expert, but $30,000 seems a little... out there.
This is ridiculous. That bike is worth $27,500 tops!
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Sometimes one just has to wonder what an ad has to do with bikes.

Livestock Transportation (Junction City)

And, I was expecting this to be modern "cowboys" riding bicycles

https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com...535c2da123.jpg
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Originally Posted by CliffordK
Sometimes one just has to wonder what an ad has to do with bikes.

Livestock Transportation (Junction City)

And, I was expecting this to be modern "cowboys" riding bicycles

https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com...535c2da123.jpg
Who knows? Here's my new beach cruiser...


I mixed a bike with Hot Curl... https://macmedadestruction.com/la-jol...windansea-icon

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When it cost noting to list, you get a bunch of crap people mihgt buy. It is like a senior citizen garage where the peoplle try and sell all the free stuff like urinals, and bedpans fron their last hospitalization medicare paid for.
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Old 07-30-15, 11:25 AM
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[h=2]Dawes Galaxy classic Man's bicycle - $1100 (Willits, CA)[/h]
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Gmc bike

Jmp on this!
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Old 07-30-15, 03:35 PM
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Originally Posted by puckett129

Gmc bike - $325

Jmp on this!
That is for those people that hate buying stuff from Walmart.

The seller will gladly offer a service of walking down to the nearest Walmart, buying the bike for $179.97, then reselling it for $325.

And the buyer can live happy in knowing their purchase wasn't supporting Walmart.
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Bicycle Measurements 101:

i have a khs sun tour bike it very light bike about 10 to 20lbs its good bike



11 + 24 = 34, apparently.
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Hey what is the deal those GMC bikes, did they start as giveaways if you bought a GMC truck or something?
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This is one of my favourite threads. The only thing is that when I view an ad on Amazon it immediately *****s me out to Facebook, so every time I log into Facebook there's an ad with a photo of one of these ridiculously overpriced pieces of rolling crap with some automated text above it saying, "Still Interested?"
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