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Old 03-20-21, 08:00 PM
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Originally Posted by thumpism
Nice enough machine at a decent price but check out those wheels and those cantilever brakes.
Maybe he heard (on BF?) everyone saying "rim brakes are disk brakes". People always forget to add "...in a way... not literally"

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"Schiwn pramont." "Aluminum frame."

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Nice OLD ladies' Sports, neat chaincase, looks like a 23" frame, but not even those Wald baskets make it worth $800.

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Missed it by thismuch.

Schwinn Paramount 50th Anniversary Road Bike - $1800 (Tucson)



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Read the fine print on the seller's description before you buy...

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Originally Posted by ExPatTyke
Read the fine print on the seller's description before you buy...

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Vintage-M....m46890.l49292
Ha, we can't screw it up any worse than you...
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But maybe this one can...
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Centurion bike pink and yellow - $100 (inner sunset / UCSF)

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Talk about a quick turnaround

I was excited to score some free brakes with this one.




But it was taken in minutes. And then just about an hour later, this post popped up:


Alas, I'm too slow.
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This is not a dig at Steve Bauer, great athlete and he's done an awful lot. This is a dig at the seller in this ad.
Notice the bike is a "Steve", no it's not "like new" and $1,199 Canadian is about $960 USD to put this in perspective.

ps. He's also got a Steve Bauer Whirlwind listed for $1000 Canadian....

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace...346182594296/?

1988 Steve
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Original 1988 Steve Bauer road bike with suicide gear shifters. Looking to sell one of my favourite bikes as it’s a little small for me but a great ride and a lot of fun. In near mint condition Open to some trades and other offers

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Originally Posted by liquid_liquid
I was excited to score some free brakes with this one.




But it was taken in minutes. And then just about an hour later, this post popped up:


Alas, I'm too slow.
The nerve- ďall tunedĒ lol. Apparently this seller works quick!

I like that- it doesnít mean HE did the tune-up; just that it happens to be in a tuned state. So heís not being dishonest- he just lucked into it!
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Old 03-22-21, 06:35 AM
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They're really pushing the gravel trend on younger and younger riders (also, fork's backwards, bro)

Boys 12" Bike - $25 (St Paul, MN)

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Old 03-22-21, 06:50 AM
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I got'ch beat.


stock bike photo

Boxed bike

https://www.kijiji.ca/v-view-details...dId=1551494004

Description

Please note that the seller does not mention how much they paid. - Latest 2021 road bike by Northrock; the bike is manufactured by Giant - Decent components (Shimano Sora derailleurs, carbon fork, aluminum frame) that are comparable to ~$1500+ Trek/Giant/Cannondale road bikes - Size M frame (53.5cm), in a matte black finish - Relatively light at only 10.4 kg (23 lbs) - Bike is still in box, never opened. Comes with assembly tools

More info and specs regarding the bike: ∑ Colour: Black matte finish ∑ Frame: All-aluminum 6061, road specific geometry, press formed aluminum frame ∑ Frame size: Medium 53.5 cm (21.06 in) ∑ Tires: Kenda 700c performance road ∑ Wheel diameter: 68.58 cm x 2.54 cm (27 in. x 1 in.) ∑ Fork: Carbon ∑ Headset: Sealed integrated threadless ∑ Crank: ProWheel forged alloy 50T/34T ∑ Bottom bracket: Sealed cartridge ∑ Front derailleur: Shimano Sora ∑ Rear derailleur: Shimano Sora ∑ Shifter: Shimano Sora STR ∑ Cogset: Shimano (12-25T) ∑ Chain: KMC X9 ∑ Brakes: Alloy linear ∑ Brake levers: Shimano Sora integrated with shifter ∑ Front hub: Alloy with quick-release ∑ Rear hub: Alloy with quick-release ∑ Spokes: Stainless-steel ∑ Rims: Alloy double wall lightweight ∑ Handlebar: NR 31.8 mm low rise black alloy ∑ Grips: Velo ergonomic dual density comfort grip ∑ Stem: alloy road specific ∑ Seatpost: alloy micro adjust 30.9 mm with binder bolt ∑ Seat: Velo performance comfort ∑ Kickstand: included (removal at riderís option) ∑ Assembly tools: included ∑ Height range: 1.7 m to 1.8 m (5 ft. 7 in. to 6 ft. 1 in.)

Specifications: ∑ Dimensions (L ◊ W ◊ H): 167 cm ◊ 47 cm ◊ 98 cm (65.74 in. ◊ 18.5 in. ◊ 38.58 in.) ∑ Weight: 10.4 kg (23 lb.)

Bikes up in Canada are selling for crazy money. Some person is even selling a CCM Medalist (like Huffy) for $1400!
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Old 03-22-21, 10:18 AM
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Originally Posted by hazetguy
https://sfbay.craigslist.org/sfc/bik...292597698.html

100% Origional Vintage Italian Racer - $595

I'm guessing you've seen the thread on this bike. The issues and evaluation were given and yet they go fishing without a hook. Not sure why you would post that last response unless they have other motives for posting on CL and here.
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Old 03-22-21, 05:41 PM
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Suicide shifters anyone?

I wish someone educate people who think this is a hazardous feature?

Originally Posted by WGB
This is not a dig at Steve Bauer, great athlete and he's done an awful lot. This is a dig at the seller in this ad.
Notice the bike is a "Steve", no it's not "like new" and $1,199 Canadian is about $960 USD to put this in perspective.

ps. He's also got a Steve Bauer Whirlwind listed for $1000 Canadian....

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace...346182594296/?

1988 Steve
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Original 1988 Steve Bauer road bike with suicide gear shifters. Looking to sell one of my favourite bikes as itís a little small for me but a great ride and a lot of fun. In near mint condition Open to some trades and other offers

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This seller is FIRM on a used 7 speed Framed 24" MTB: Framed cable 24 mountain bike - bicycles - by owner - bike sale (craigslist.org)

He must not know that the new 9 speed version sells for much less (with free shipping): https://www.ganderoutdoors.com/frame...ke-231762.html

But, firm is firm...
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Originally Posted by WGB
This is not a dig at Steve Bauer, great athlete and he's done an awful lot. This is a dig at the seller in this ad.
Notice the bike is a "Steve", no it's not "like new" and $1,199 Canadian is about $960 USD to put this in perspective.

ps. He's also got a Steve Bauer Whirlwind listed for $1000 Canadian....

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace...346182594296/?

1988 Steve
CA$1,199
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Listed 6 days ago in Winnipeg, MB

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  • Used - Like New
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    Steve Bauer
Original 1988 Steve Bauer road bike with suicide gear shifters. Looking to sell one of my favourite bikes as itís a little small for me but a great ride and a lot of fun. In near mint condition Open to some trades and other offers

I thought at first that there were bricks for sale and kept scrolling to see the bike...nice job at cropping.
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https://www.ebay.com/itm/Vintage-Sun...gAAOSwwPhWlGbH - not a lot of money, but it's still very high for a 'lever changer' that looks for all the world like a broken FD. The seller has good reviews, though the buyer of this item may ruin the 100% record.

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$300 Schwann

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Ok...this one's crazy.

I think these folks may have overestimated the 2021 Covid tax...reduced from 1000 to 800...

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I like those tires! (although it looks like they just rattle-canned the tire (and some of the rim!))
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I like those tires! (although it looks like they just rattle-canned the tire (and some of the rim!))
They are definitely custom...
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Originally Posted by thumpism
"Schiwn pramont." "Aluminum frame."

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace...92964260981345

This is near me and in my size so I sent a message on it.... they absolutely will not budge from $1000. Sad because I'd be all over it if the price were actually fair (thinking 5-700 depending on condition of the remaining original components and the plating).
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Sadly, not every chrome Paramount is a thousand-dollar chrome Paramount. Keep after them because they're likely to be advertising it for a while at that price.
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^ That was before the flutectomy.
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