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Old 11-25-17, 03:40 PM
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Originally Posted by cb400bill
The Rampar name started out as an accessory division of Raleigh USA. Raleigh of AMerica PARts

Eventually it was used a a sub brand of lower end bicycles.
Exception: The 1979 Rampar Superbe. Golden chromed frame with all Suntour Superbe components. I'd take this "lower end bicycle" anyday

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Originally Posted by Don Buska
Exception: The 1979 Rampar Superbe. Golden chromed frame with all Suntour Superbe components. I'd take this "lower end bicycle" anyday ]
Looks like I learned something today, as well.
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Yet Another Step Through Experiment Gone Wrong

Specialized Hardrock for parts - $40 (Moncks Corner/Cross)



"Here is a Specialized Hardrock for parts. Has nice crank, pedals, 700c wheel set, Shimano shifters, derailleur, and more. First $40 gets it! Contact me if interested."

https://charleston.craigslist.org/bo...391408794.html

(Ummm...)
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These bikes aren't too wacky, but I have to wonder why the seller felt they needed to be photographed on the kitchen table and a bed.

https://tampa.craigslist.org/pnl/bik...370760023.html

SCHWINN Made in USA - $85 (100 E.Tarpon Ave)

Very nice older Schwinn Champion Edition for sale.
Rides like a new bike.

https://tampa.craigslist.org/pnl/bik...370800709.html

SEROTTA Colorado CS1 - $1500 (100 E.Tarpon Ave)

Up for sale my favorite bike.
SEROTTA Colorado CS1.
Made in USA by one of the best manufacturers in the world at the time. Very hard to find one .
I would never sell this bike but I need the money so, make me an offer and own a piece of history.
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Originally Posted by machinist42
Specialized Hardrock for parts - $40 (Moncks Corner/Cross)



"Here is a Specialized Hardrock for parts. Has nice crank, pedals, 700c wheel set, Shimano shifters, derailleur, and more. First $40 gets it! Contact me if interested."

https://charleston.craigslist.org/bo...391408794.html

(Ummm...)
They should probably call it Softrock.

Casual 90's Rock?

Smooth Jazz?
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Old 11-28-17, 03:55 PM
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Originally Posted by machinist42
Specialized Hardrock for parts - $40 (Moncks Corner/Cross)



"Here is a Specialized Hardrock for parts. Has nice crank, pedals, 700c wheel set, Shimano shifters, derailleur, and more. First $40 gets it! Contact me if interested."

https://charleston.craigslist.org/bo...391408794.html

(Ummm...)
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This,


Remade as "Charleston Specialized Hardrock Hacksaw Massacre"

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Originally Posted by RubeRad
They should probably call it Softrock.

Casual 90's Rock?

Smooth Jazz?
At least they know enough to list it just for parts.
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Old 11-28-17, 07:58 PM
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I'd say the operation was a success but nobody in his right mind would ride the result.
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Originally Posted by bikecrate
These bikes aren't too wacky, but I have to wonder why the seller felt they needed to be photographed on the kitchen table and a bed.
Because the first one is tasty but the second one is just plain sexxxy?
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What is the matter with people?!

Originally Posted by machinist42
Specialized Hardrock for parts - $40 (Moncks Corner/Cross)



"Here is a Specialized Hardrock for parts. Has nice crank, pedals, 700c wheel set, Shimano shifters, derailleur, and more. First $40 gets it! Contact me if interested."

https://charleston.craigslist.org/bo...391408794.html

(Ummm...)

Well, that one beats this one i found, but still plenty bizarre:
condition: fair
-Good seat and tires
-Ready to ride
-14 speeds currently work -- could have 21 with some adjustment -Has a crunched bar -- see photo. This doesn't seem to affect the operation of the bicycle.
https://boston.craigslist.org/bmw/zi...404212054.html
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Old 11-29-17, 04:10 PM
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"Vintage Huffy. American made...Not your Huffy of today."

More abuse of the term "Vintage" when what is meant is "obsolete" or "more than 10 years old".

And I'm not seeing a label, but I don't think assembly by a stock boy at Walmart counts as "American made".

And as for "not your Huffy of today," that's really too bad, cause my impression is that today's Huffys are probably a good bit better than they used to be (granted they are still boat anchors assembled with incompetence)
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Old 11-29-17, 06:23 PM
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Seller's name is Drew

"It has the Brahma Bull handle bars for extra forward lean if you desire it."

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I'd hate to see what this seller would consider poor condition.
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I'd guess this one is owned by one of the Lolipop kids... https://sfbay.craigslist.org/pen/bik...405946639.html
Cannondale bike - EXCELLENT CONDITION! - $50 (mountain view)
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I bought this bike but only rode it a few times. It's like brand new. I'm selling it because it's a little too big for me and I don't really have the time to do a lot of bike riding. The original price was $500.
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Originally Posted by curbtender
I'd guess this one is owned by one of the Lolipop kids... https://sfbay.craigslist.org/pen/bik...405946639.html
Cannondale bike - EXCELLENT CONDITION! - $50 (mountain view)
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I bought this bike but only rode it a few times. It's like brand new. I'm selling it because it's a little too big for me and I don't really have the time to do a lot of bike riding. The original price was $500.
Shady with that NY area code.
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Old 11-29-17, 08:15 PM
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Not vintage, but definitely new to me.

Reading the text, it seems like there's an electric motor that turns the treadmill and also motivates the "bicycle"--so your walking does nothing to move you forward! There's a joke there somewhere, but definitely not about genders or changing genders or anything like that.
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Originally Posted by Colnago Mixte
Bike has had gender reassignment surgery. Ouch!
hey dude, can you just like, not?

sorry, but using transsexuals as a non-punchline is a pretty pathetic way to make up for a lack of joke making skills. nothing funny about peoples identities and choices no matter how hard you try.

thumbs down.
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Old 11-29-17, 11:43 PM
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It Was A Dark And Stormy Bike...

Road bike - $50 (Wilmington)



"Older cycling bike but works great! Come take it for a test ride! 910-410-0484"

https://wilmington.craigslist.org/bi...406311685.html

(Okay the price is right for an '80 entry level "standard tubing", (not even hi-ten), beater bike. I might buy it if the two locks are included along with keys and combination... (Okay, probably not.) But there's only the one photo. And is that underwear "protecting" the top tube from the second lock?)
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How Does One Say "No!" In Dinosaurian?

Custom Built SSCX "The Crossasaurus!" - $800 (Winston Salem)







"56" Lemond Poprad Reynolds 853 Steel frame and fork covered in custom opal and green sparkles with '88 Topps Dinosaurs Attacks Stickers and high end clear coat. Wheelset includes white industries hubs (adjustable eccentric rear with Dos Eno 17/19 freewheel) with HED rims and Ritchey Speedmax 32c tires. 39t anodized blue narrow wide chain ring. Dimension crank arms. Ritchey carbon WCS seat post. Selle Italia sl xc test saddle. Anodized blue spacers. Cane creek headset. Bontrager race modified cx bars. Tektro levers and brakes. Kool stop salmon brake pads. Neon Green/yellow jagwire and barrel adjusters. Frame saver was put in as well. This build was created for this cross season and only raced twice."

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(And they want $800 for this 4'8" drewsome abomination? I'm glad the year of the "Topps Dinosaurs Attack Stickers" was specified. The '89s were so lame. Ugh. I'm sure some stoner thought this was a good idea at the time, and their pricing is reflective of their continued pipe dreaming. If they'd done this to a Billato, or heaven forfend, a DS...)
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Old 11-30-17, 11:57 AM
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Originally Posted by RubeRad
They should probably call it Softrock.

Casual 90's Rock?

Smooth Jazz?
If you are a male, you are going to need some Hard Rocks when that down tube fails!
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Old 11-30-17, 12:11 PM
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Why? There's no top tube to crush your Rocks on!
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Originally Posted by machinist42
Not going to lie… between the seller's apparent literacy and the price, I'd probably buy it & take it to my local co-op (guy there knows how to tig-weld) if it were near me.
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RE: Crossosaurus

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(And they want $800 for this 4'8" drewsome abomination? I'm glad the year of the "Topps Dinosaurs Attack Stickers" was specified. The '89s were so lame. Ugh. I'm sure some stoner thought this was a good idea at the time, and their pricing is reflective of their continued pipe dreaming. If they'd done this to a Billato, or heaven forfend, a DS...)
i think she's beautiful!!! and i'm just dying to see it ridden by a fully grown human who's love of dinosaurs has only matured since childhood. with a smile on their face.
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Originally Posted by curbtender
I'd guess this one is owned by one of the Lolipop kids... https://sfbay.craigslist.org/pen/bik...405946639.html
Cannondale bike - EXCELLENT CONDITION! - $50 (mountain view)


I bought this bike but only rode it a few times. It's like brand new. I'm selling it because it's a little too big for me and I don't really have the time to do a lot of bike riding. The original price was $500.
So, how tall is the seller if that bike is too big for the person?

For $50, it could be converted to a nice kid's Cross bike
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REALLY? $1k for a bike you can't even provide a real picture of? SCAM
And he thinks that Schwinn is worth that much?

schwinn panther aluminum rare 2007/2008 - $1

https://sfbay.craigslist.org/scz/bik...407465120.html
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model name / number: panther aluminium
size / dimensions: one size
2007 Schwinn Panther
Product Details
Sizes: 18inch
Colors: Stealth Black; Dusty Purple to Stealth Black
Wheels and Tires
faux carbon fiber fenders
Hubs: Schwinn Panter Alloy High Flange
Rims: Alloy, 36-hole
Tires: 26 x 2.10inch Ritchey Moby Bite Comp
Spoke Brand: Stainless steel, 14ga. (2.0mm)
Components
Brakeset: Alloy Linear Pull rear brakes, Alloy rear levers
Shift Levers: Not applicable
Crankset: Schwinn Forged One Piece, 46 teeth
Bottom Bracket: 3-piece
Rear Cogs: 1-speed, 18 teeth
Seatpost: Alloy Micro Adjust, 26.8mm diameter
Saddle: Schwinn Panther Gender Specific
Handlebar: Alloy Drag Bar
Handlebar Stem: Forged alloy
Headset: Aluminum
Factory Description
Schwinn's Panther has classic cruiser style sure to turn heads. Its mountain-bike inspired geometry makes this cool cat fast and easy to ride. The included fenders keep your clothes free of the dreaded rain stripe and the bell lets you announce yourself. Plus, the elegantly simple one-speed drivetrain is virtually maintenance-free so this rig is ready when you are.
$1,000.00, "CASH AND CARRY ONLY", NO DELIVERIES, TEST RIDE ON APPROVAL, NOT NEGOTIABLE
bikes pictured are not mine but it is identical. all original clean and fun to ride. if you buy it purchase a very good lock, to will be hard to find another.
................IF YOU DONT KNOW WHAT THIS BIKE IS PLEASE DONT WASTE MY TIME OR YOURS.......................
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