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eBay / CraigsList finds - "Are you looking for one of these!?" Part II

Old 07-08-15, 08:53 AM
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^^^ Digging that Paramount. Almost all of them I see from that era are Dura Ace.
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Old 07-08-15, 09:44 AM
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I would not be posting this if it was my size, the most-awesome year of Schwinn High Sierra's in great shape for a great price: Schwinn 21 Speed Mtn Bike

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Old 07-08-15, 10:07 AM
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I've been in the market for a Paramount for months, that is a nice one but I just saw a 50th anniversary edition with the gold fork not sell for $900. It was, in fact, Dura-Ace I believe though. That DeRosa looks like a beauty, although I personally don't find that stem appealing...
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Two bikes I want - not exactly close. Can anyone facilitate?

Vintage Schwinn Tempo

1987 Schwinn Super Sport Racing Bike
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Old 07-08-15, 11:29 AM
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TREK ROAD BIKE***52cm***REYNOLD 531 LUGGED**Completly Overhauled**

[h=2]TREK ROAD BIKE***52cm***REYNOLD 531 LUGGED**Completly Overhauled** - $300 (Weymouth / Braintree T station)[/h]















12 Speed Trek Elance 400 made from Reynolds 531 chromoly tubing. Color Red and Black. I polished the frame and fork and touched up the paint chips. This is a used bike that has been completely overhauled and will need nothing but a rider. Perfect for that Bi or Triathalon.



30.5" standover height (For 5'6" to 5'9"' person approx )



20.5" frame c-t (52 cm Frame) ****







New parts include= Front Derailiur, Chain, Pedals, Selle Italia Gel Seat, Cables and housing, Cinelli Gel bar wrap. Tires,Tubes and Rim tape.



This Bike will need nothing but a rider..It is from my personal collection I replaced all parts needed. It rides very smooth, fast and Light. Completly Overhauled ($175++Labor charge at your local bike shop)......



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Old 07-08-15, 11:34 AM
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Speaking of facilitators, I would love to get my hands on this...
[h=2]Schwinn Paramount Blue Light Weight Bicycle Racing Commuter Road Bike[/h]
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Not C or V, but pretty darn cool for some lucky little kid.

Piedrahita 20" wheel kids road/cross bike
[h=2]Piedrahita 20" wheel kids road/cross bike - $300 (Canton)[/h]



















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This is a very distinctive kids bike, essentially a "real" road bike shrunk down to 20" wheel size. My daughter enjoyed riding and racing it, but it's time for her to move to bigger wheels.

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Welded aluminum frame and fork.

Sora 7spd STI lever shifting on six cogs (largest one replaced by a spacer, chainstays that short present some challenges).

Miche rear derailleur

Miche 125mm double cranks w/no front derailleur

Handbuilt wheels: Velocity Aerohead 451 ETRTO rims on Miche hubs, front radial, rear radial NDS/3x DS. IRC 28mm knobbies mounted, Cheng Shen slicks also included

Shimano standard reach brakes.

Kalloy seatpost and bars, Kelly steel stem

Flat pedals mounted, If you like, I'll include some yellow Xpedo SPD-compatible pedals and the cutest size 37 Shimano SPD shoes you've ever seen.
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$345 in Oregon:

Vintage Bottecchia Deluxe

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Originally Posted by dtrain
$345 in Oregon:

Vintage Bottecchia Deluxe

Steel rims, cottered crank, etc. Good looking boat anchor!
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Originally Posted by icepick_trotsky
Steel rims, cottered crank, etc. Good looking boat anchor!
Don't forget the dork disc.

And yet, it has chrome lugs, chrome (or at least half-chrome) stays on the rear triangle, and an attractive (what appears to be) Brooks saddle, so it isn't without its redeeming qualities.
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Old 07-08-15, 01:05 PM
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Originally Posted by icepick_trotsky
Steel rims, cottered crank, etc. Good looking boat anchor!
You jest, but sometimes steel rims and cottered cranks can be worth flipping depending on desirability of exact models. I recently sold a cottered crankset and steel wheelset for a tidy $280.

I tend to think in this case you're right.
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VINTAGE Fuji Ace Road Bike

[h=2]VINTAGE Fuji Ace Road Bike - $475 (Chestnut Hill)[/h]










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I purchased this Fuji Ace new, in the mid 1970's. The 24 " frame is painted a medium orange and is double butted chrome moly steel. Avocet gel seat, Campy seat post, Campy pedals and Campy brakes. The handlebar stem is Cinelli and the crankset is Suntour. It comes with a set of rims, but no tires.
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Old 07-08-15, 02:25 PM
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56cm Schwinn Paramount Ontare

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This was on the local CL (ABQ) a couple months back. Someone local bought it and built it up I guess. I originally contacted the seller and he was firm @ $150, so I would assume this seller paid that. Probably does have more into it than he's asking now. Just not a good bike for me which is why I passed in the first place.

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Old 07-08-15, 07:19 PM
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Here is a good one https://boston.craigslist.org/gbs/bik/5113592800.html












condition: excellent
make / manufacturer: Independent Fabrications
model name / number: Crown Jewel



Hand built in Somerville, MA
Reynolds 853 Tubing
Carbon Ritchie Fork & Original 853 IF fork (threaded)
Full Dura Ace Grouppo (minus the brakes - Sram Force because they work better with the rims)
Chris King Headset 1" Threadless
Thomson Post
Ultegra SPD pedals
Hand built 23mm wide H Plus Son Archetype rims w/Dura Ace Hubs
Gran Bois 26mm tires
90mm 3T Stem
3T Bars
Ridden and well loved by a mechanic
Concor Light Ti Rail Saddle (also have Terry carbon rail if preferred)

This thing rides like no other bike I've had. Smooth, fast, light, a dream in the corners. I've got a new one so this needs a new home.

53cm Seat Tube/54cm Top Tube

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Old 07-08-15, 08:22 PM
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$160 Fiorelli in Orange Co:
FIORELLI NOVIL | ROAD BIKE | 56 CM.| 10 SPEED | MADE IN ITALY |
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Originally Posted by Porschefan
This was on the local CL (ABQ) a couple months back. Someone local bought it and built it up I guess. I originally contacted the seller and he was firm @ $150, so I would assume this seller paid that. Probably does have more into it than he's asking now. Just not a good bike for me which is why I passed in the first place.

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yeah, i am out of state and tried to buy it myself at the $150 - but it was sold local before i could get through to him. if I was local (and had the money at the moment) i'd go get it.
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Someone quite tall (6'3"+) needs this Schwinn Tempo for $80. I would but I am currently cleaning out the shop and don't have time/room. Vintage Schwinn Tempo 10 Speed Road Bike Bicycle Men's

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Not a cheap bike... but couldn't have been cheap to build.


58cm Custom Touring Bicycle Shimano Velo Orange Grand Bois | eBay
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^^ First time I've ever seen the little under-lever strip on the outside of the rest of the tape.
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De Rosa Sl bike

I do not know DeRosa but this seems interesting.
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[h=2]Miyata Road Bike* - $100 (Et.Moline,IL.) *1989 Miyata 312[/h]Miyata Road Bike



Miyata Road Bike great shape $100.00 call three 0 nine 7 five 5 six 4 two 6
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De Rosa Sl bike

I do not know DeRosa but this seems interesting.
This is the "other" De Rosa...while it's likely a nice bike, I think he probably should have specified that to avoid confusion.
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[MENTION=129154]KonAaron Snake[/MENTION] I never even knew there were two brands...
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