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Old 09-06-19, 08:10 AM
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Bike Bikes Bicycle Bicycles. "MOST OF THEM NEED SOME WORK"

I'd be tempted to go if the place was closer.... At least they're cheap?

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^^^^ I would love to spend a day picking through those stacks of bikes.
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Originally Posted by TriBiker19
Bike Bikes Bicycle Bicycles. "MOST OF THEM NEED SOME WORK"

I'd be tempted to go if the place was closer.... At least they're cheap?

https://nh.craigslist.org/bik/d/ashl...939016439.html
A good find may be hidden amongst all that junk, but from what I can see its all junk unless you need ratbike parts and materials.
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Old 09-06-19, 08:51 AM
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Originally Posted by NoControl
A good find may be hidden amongst all that junk, but from what I can see its all junk unless you need ratbike parts and materials.
There might actually be rats, too!

Nice to see a fellow New Hampshire person here.
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Originally Posted by TriBiker19
Nice to see a fellow New Hampshire person here.
Likewise!
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Originally Posted by himespau
Not sure which is funnier, the geared fixie thing or the wheel mismatch.
a geared fixie is when its got gears, but none of them work (and the freewheel is locked up with crud.)
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Originally Posted by jetboy
a geared fixie is when its got gears, but none of them work (and the freewheel is locked up with crud.)
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The white bike in the trailer on the end looks like something. Looks like a Silca pump.
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Originally Posted by sloar
The white bike in the trailer on the end looks like something. Looks like a Silca pump.
You have a sharp eye. I see it too. If someone's into flipping that's a profit on its own.
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Originally Posted by TriBiker19
Bike Bikes Bicycle Bicycles. "MOST OF THEM NEED SOME WORK"

I'd be tempted to go if the place was closer.... At least they're cheap?

https://nh.craigslist.org/bik/d/ashl...939016439.html

This is on my local FB Marketplace, I'm getting a Thule roof rack from him as soon as he recovers from a medical issue and I asked him to set one frame from this picture aside for me. It's nothing special but it's a chrome moly frame with forged dropouts in my size and since I'm making the drive anyway I figured I might as well give it a look. I know the paint will be in tough shape from being piled up with all those others but for my purposes it doesn't matter. Otherwise it was mainly old Schwinn Varsities, low end Taiwan bikes, etc.

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Irks me when a seller says "NOS condition"

Well is it NOS or not?
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Old 09-07-19, 02:22 PM
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Originally Posted by malcala622
Irks me when a seller says "NOS condition"

Well is it NOS or not?
It's brand new, but the box is really beaten up?
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Old 09-07-19, 02:26 PM
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Originally Posted by TriBiker19
It's brand new, but the box is really beaten up?
More like no box and RD cage is scratched from use. I shouldve posted the image before it disappeared from the ad.
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Holy ****!

Mathauser Brake Shoes



Full disclosure: this is my auction. And it's going nutz

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Holy ****!

Mathauser Brake Shoes

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Gorgeous shoes... But damn! Pricey. Lucky you ehh? 😉
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Which BF members are bidding those up?!
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Originally Posted by Drillium Dude
Full disclosure: this is my auction. And it's going nutz
Wow, how is the rubber so, um, moist? Have they lived in a vacuum-sealed bag all their lives? Did you just cut up pinkie erasers and stick 'em in there?

And why can't I see any drillium?
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Wow, how is the rubber so, um, moist? Have they lived in a vacuum-sealed bag all their lives? Did you just cut up pinkie erasers and stick 'em in there?

And why can't I see any drillium?
It's hard to tell with these things. I've seen them go for peanuts and for big money, stock. They're a funny item when it comes to tracking value.

The enamel was added by myself and is the second set I've ever done this way. The first sold way back in 2008 for $172.51; yes, I printed out that auction and kept it for posterity!

I have no idea what the ceiling will be this time, but it will be a fun ride to the end

No room for a drill bit anywhere!

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Gorgeous shoes... But damn! Pricey. Lucky you ehh? 😉
Thanks - and yeah, lucky I seem to have two people fighting over them.

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No room for a drill bit anywhere!
Cross-drill through the fins from one end to the other with a tiny bit. Do we have to tell you how to do everything?
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Math seems off



Is it 53cm, or 23 inches? They're not the same...
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It Doesn't Add Up; The Math Ain't Right

Limited addition bmx/mountain bike cobra 24 diamond back




"Limited addition diamond back cobra 24 very good condition nice and clean bike rides smooth just got to big for it and I have no room for it so itís a 1200 dollar bike but selling it for 350 due to it being used before or any trades "

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Large not large. Third time this one has come up for sale and the ad text is different each time. Sounds like a hipster got it and now flipping it, and those "faux-denim" panniers are Eclipse Pro bags that will only fit that Eclipse rack and they began life as blue Cordura with no pretensions to blue-denimness. Not a bad price, though.

https://richmond.craigslist.org/bik/...974774211.html

Large Fuji Touring Bike - $300

bicycle frame material: steel
bicycle type: road
frame size: Large
wheel size: 700C

Awesome touring bike if you're looking to get miles in or grocery shopping
Will come with (2) sick faux-denim panniers.
Recent tune up with newish bartape
knobby tires and 3x6 drivetrain with bar end shifters
Best for someone 5'9 - 6'1
*Will deliver within city limits*
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I Got One for Ya

This one cracks me up every time I see it. The guy has been trying to sell this on CL for about two years now.

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https://saltlakecity.craigslist.org/...974691891.html

Santa Cruz V10 2018 wife’s bike ridden only 5 times - $4275

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Who buys a $6000 downhill-racing bike (and likely pays extra for 'the frame has been clear wrapped and also has an All Mountain frame protection kit installed') 'for a trip'?

Somebody with more money than sense, that's for sure.

Also I guess I'm out of touch with the downhill scene, but I can't believe a new bike of this pedigree is only a 1x7.

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