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Old 06-14-16, 03:03 PM
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Originally Posted by j_e_r_e_m_y
This is one of my biggest pet peeves. I mean, it's right there on the side of the bike... READ THE DAMN STICKER!!
A rare one of a kind bike like that should be worth every penny he's asking! I've always wanted to own a Shwene Bicycle!
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The outright liars are filtering back on CL. They had left for a good while.,,,,BD


FUJI MADE IN JAPAN&SUPER LIGHT RACE RALEIGH-SHIMANO
26" Bycicle with $60 gel seat and shock absorber shaft. I been looking for one of those $60 gel seats with a shock absorber shaft to go on my $9 Chinese made Japanese Bycicle! Does the chain go with it? If the chain don't go with it that's a deal breaker!!!!
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[h=2]One of a kind Recumbent trike[/h]One of a kind Recumbent trike


I can facilitate if you need me to.

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...i kinda like the cut of that guy's jib
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Originally Posted by Bobray95
26" Bycicle with $60 gel seat and shock absorber shaft. I been looking for one of those $60 gel seats with a shock absorber shaft to go on my $9 Chinese made Japanese Bycicle! Does the chain go with it? If the chain don't go with it that's a deal breaker!!!!
Don't you mean chain breaker? Sorry couldn't resist.,,,,BD
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Old 06-14-16, 04:26 PM
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Originally Posted by Darth Lefty
Roller cam Beast of the East. Not exactly wacky but kind of nightmarish

Collectors Cannondale Project

If he (or someone else) hadn't yanked the goodies off of it, it might be worth that easily, if not twice as much. They only made those 26/24 bikes for a few years, and that looks like the early ones with the 7/8's seatpost. Roller Cams aren't nightmarish at all. Once you know how to dial them in, they're quite nice. Especially with Koolstop Salmon shoes.

My SM600. Next in line for paint. Dark metallic green with silver decals. You want nightmarish, try finding a 24" knobby tire that didn't come from a wally world bike, or a Specialized Hot Rock kids bike. Smooth tread, or 2 pound gumwalls are available too, sigh. I bought a set of the Gumwalls. Only available in a slightly undersize 1.75. The extra weight from them made it feel like a high ten steel road bike when loading it into the truck.


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Yeah, I was imagining sourcing parts
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First gen XC derailleurs are surprisingly affordable, believe it or not. Now those cranks and pedals... That's another story. The pedals go for $100 in nice condition.,,,,BD
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Originally Posted by eom
One of a kind Recumbent trike

One of a kind Recumbent trike


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That's... not the worst thing I've ever seen, it looks like it could plausibly work and it's well finished. The rear axle steering doesn't look great.
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The seat--is it rude to wonder why?

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The seat--is it rude to wonder why?
It appears to me that it is just a regular saddle with one of those silly gel pads. What is there to be rude about?

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Originally Posted by eom
One of a kind Recumbent trike

One of a kind Recumbent trike


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I think that should actually be advertised as "Easily moved lawn chair". Those back wheels look like they came off a lawn mower, but the bearings scream "little red wagon".
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Originally Posted by SloButWide
I think that should actually be advertised as "Easily moved lawn chair". Those back wheels look like they came off a lawn mower, but the bearings scream "little red wagon".
Front wheel drive on that. You'd have zero traction on the lawn. Maybe almost workable on pavement.

But, how about a bicycle garden cart to go with your bicycle lawnchair?

Garden Tricycle (Heavy Duty) - $250 (center for appropriate transport)



I like what I think is the brake lever.
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Now this one is a little bit of a stumper.

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Now this one is a little bit of a stumper.

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Common Core math.
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Flippers suck. Bike was listed at $200 (then sold) 3 months ago. Now it's tripled in value!!!

https://albuquerque.craigslist.org/bik/5638816158.html
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Flippers suck. Bike was listed at $200 (then sold) 3 months ago. Now it's tripled in value!!!

https://albuquerque.craigslist.org/bik/5638816158.html
Not much of a description. $600 is a bit optimistic.
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Originally Posted by CliffordK
Front wheel drive on that. You'd have zero traction on the lawn. Maybe almost workable on pavement.

But, how about a bicycle garden cart to go with your bicycle lawnchair?

Garden Tricycle (Heavy Duty) - $250 (center for appropriate transport)



I like what I think is the brake lever.
Niiice. Good thing he used that fluted seat post to save weight. I was hoping the lever or step bar worked a dumping action on the bed, but I don't think so. Hmmm, if I painted it bright yellow and got TONKA decals...
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The bamboo spirals are a nice touch

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Men's redundant bike

By the bye, I tried to research this Rebike brand from 20 years ago and only found a Bike Forums troll war from 11 years ago, where some guy was reposting everything from some other guy's blog about a CF recumbent, and substituting all the instances of the product name with Rebike.

https://www.bikeforums.net/recumbent/...my-rebike.html
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Originally Posted by Darth Lefty
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Men's redundant bike

By the bye, I tried to research this Rebike brand from 20 years ago and only found a Bike Forums troll war from 11 years ago, where some guy was reposting everything from some other guy's blog about a CF recumbent, and substituting all the instances of the product name with Rebike.

https://www.bikeforums.net/recumbent/...my-rebike.html
Good to know CL and Ebay can't beat BF for wackiness.
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PHAT Cruise De Ville. Frame, fork, and most of the other crap that goes with it to make this into a "bike."

It's missing the wheels, because the only good parts on this abomination is the wheelset with the nexus three speed. That's why I bought it.

The rest of this 500lb steel monstrosity is up for sale.

Frame, fork, tires, handleybars, stem, seat and whatever else PHAT could overload a bike with is all yours.

I've even got some regular old wheels I could put on to make it rideable, for a little extra cash.

I used to own a 65 Cadillac coupe de ville, and it was a big, beautiful, heavy-ass car, and for this overweight 2 wheeled abortion to share it's name is just blasphemy.

The frame alone weighs about 50 pounds. It's got taillights. HA! As if being baboon-ass pink wasn't offensive enough, they added taillights to make it more offensively tacky.

Taillights may be a good idea, though, since you'll be going so slow, huffing and puffing til your lungs bleed and you're calf muscles explode trying to pedal this iron slag heap, you'll need the extra visibility so no one rams you from behind.

New, this art deco nightmare retails for $399. Or more. I forget. Considering the high price of steel (and PHAT used a few metric tons if it,) and the 5 gallons of paint used to cover it, it's a reasonable price.

Reasonable, that is, if you have a really warped fashion sense and think this bike would compliment your rockabilly lifestyle.

In my opinion, it's priced by the pound. I mean, try shipping a container of these from china, and you're lucky it doesn't sink the barge before it hits long beach.

That would suck, though. I can imagine all the scared whales and dolphins freaking out seeing a pile of these at the bottom of the sea. Shark attacks would probably increase. They'd take revenge on the stupid humans that designed this piece of crap.

I could go on making fun of this two wheeled garbage truck, but that probably won't convince you to buy it.

I didn't take pictures of the rest of the parts because I threw my back out putting the frame in my yard, but I have them. And they're in pretty new-like shape.

So bring a flatbed truck and haul it away. I promise not to make fun of you for buying it.

At least, not to your face.
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Please, please.... somebody buy this bicycle... before it moves into my garage. https://dayton.craigslist.org/bik/5631724266.html

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Originally Posted by Darth Lefty
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Men's redundant bike

By the bye, I tried to research this Rebike brand from 20 years ago and only found a Bike Forums troll war from 11 years ago, where some guy was reposting everything from some other guy's blog about a CF recumbent, and substituting all the instances of the product name with Rebike.

https://www.bikeforums.net/recumbent/...my-rebike.html
Wow. That was an interesting read.
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i guess its a unicycle-



Monowheel - a single wheel cycle
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peugeot mixte with "amazing" saddle.


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