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Old 05-06-24, 06:35 AM
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Originally Posted by Roypercy
Ugh. What "reputable" frame builder would do this to a classic 531 French bike?
Honestly looks like a cool customization to me. Plenty of French 531 frames out there, it ain’t the Mona Lisa we’re talking about.
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Makes sense too (from a frame perspective, not sure from a financial one - did that require a repaint?). Room for bigger tires than if it had been done with something more recent.
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Stumpjumper frame can be yours for $200 plus shipping! In “pre-owned” condition.
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Old 05-06-24, 09:11 AM
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Little steep for my blood, even with there being a possible extra zero.
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Originally Posted by bboy314
Honestly looks like a cool customization to me. Plenty of French 531 frames out there, it ain’t the Mona Lisa we’re talking about.
To each his own...
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Someone had a bent fork, a blowtorch, and a dream.

Bike Miyata,12 spd,grey,nine twelve,vintage,sew up tires,lightweight. - $199 (San Diego)

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bicycle frame material: alloy
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The electrical tape obscures how they kludged these two bars together. I'm not sure I want to know. Also, the bike can have "Fire Mountain" written on the top tube, and they'll still read the fork and call it a "PROGECT TWO JOE MURRAY"

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Originally Posted by Clang
Someone had a bent fork, a blowtorch, and a dream.
A dream that won't die! That bike has been listed, with no price drop, for a year? I like to think he was inspired by Pinarello


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Originally Posted by SoCaled
A dream that won't die! That bike has been listed, with no price drop, for a year? I like to think he was inspired by Pinarello

Or vice versa? People ride bikes into walls in Italy, too.
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I wonder if this seller ever actually sells something or if it's just tricking the wife into thinking he's selling his bike stuff.

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Do they make thimble size water bottles for that front triangle?

Unique Homemade Pedal Bikes by Local Guy - $150 (Anoka, MN)

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These 2 Bikes were made by Me. The price is $150 for both .I want to sell both at one time.The long one was made in 1991 and the short one was made around 2010. The long one works well, just needs tire tubes replaced and the short one works except for a balance issue, but probably can be solved by making the fork go low and back up to the front tire axle.I have seen this on cycles with longer Forks.The short one also needs brake cables. The reaason Im selling is I am older now and am trying to remove lots of items from my world. These could be maybe used in fairs, parades or something just as an idea for their purpose
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Originally Posted by SoCaled
A dream that won't die! That bike has been listed, with no price drop, for a year? I like to think he was inspired by Pinarello

That was also my first thought!

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Not sure what this means...
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Not sure what this means...
I think they mean “Works. FINE, the gears and brake is broken so back wheel doesn’t turn (you happy?!)”
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Originally Posted by bboy314
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Stumpjumper frame can be yours for $200 plus shipping! In “pre-owned” condition.
This frame is sadly unrepairable nor unrestorable,it is not even in preowned nor in mint condition. More a stumpjunker frame than a preowned or mint condition stumpjumper frame

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Formosan Dog Doo of 1970 ~$500

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The bike itself is droolworthy, but the price is delusional.

Schwinn Paramount 1971 - $4,900 (Ferndale)











bicycle type: road
frame size: 25 in.
wheel size: 27 in
bicycle frame material: alloy
condition: excellent
make / manufacturer: Schwinn
model name / number: Paramount
serial number: J 7170An all original 1971 P13-9 Schwinn Paramount in Flamboyant Red (J7170) with full Campagnolo group set and wheels. Reynold's 531 tubing. Olympic rings, tubular tires, original Campagnolo pump, Just a beautiful example of a period Schwinn Paramount road racing bike. A true collectors item.
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Not all that wacky, just sad. Two Treks and a Specialized in the mix for $20.

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