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

Old 10-27-19, 12:37 AM
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Dayum, C&V is tanking, isn't it? $500 and a drive to Encinitas gets you this:



CBT Italia

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Originally Posted by Drillium Dude
Dayum, C&V is tanking, isn't it? $500 and a drive to Encinitas gets you this:



CBT Italia

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Dayum is right! If that bike was up here I would own it!
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There's a green 70's Schwinn Super Sport outside of an antique shop in Galena MD. It looks pretty clean with a little rust on the headlight chrome. Tag said $175. There's a couple other bikes of a similar vintage and condition, but I didnt have time to realy look.
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High end French bikes in midwest

Gitane TdF frame for $40 in Milwaukee:

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace...9022357860219/

Peugeot PX 10 for $200 in Taylorville, Illinois:

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace...1834857495186/
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Black Lightning anyone?

Not my size. I'm only interested in the rack and bag.
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https://boston.craigslist.org/bmw/bi...007982168.html

Vintage 1987 Panasonic DX-5000 12 speed Japanese racer - $500 (Westwood)




If you are looking at this I'm guessing you know about Panasonic vintage Japanese racers and that the DX-5000 was one of their high end models and very collectible..
You certainly do not see many for sale these days...

Overall good condition for being 32 years old.. Shimano quality components..
Should be in the hands of a collector, enthusiast and being used...
1987, Frame is 23" and it's a 12 speed..

PLEASE SEND YOUR NAME & NUMBER IF YOU MESSAGE..
OTHERWISE I WILL SIMPLY CONSIDER IT SPAM....

PRICE IS $500 CASH OR BEST OFFER...


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https://boston.craigslist.org/gbs/bi...002583555.html

Serotta Colorado II - $500 (Woburn)


55cm center to center beautiful pearl white paint job one small chip on top tube no dents as optional Davis Phinney long top tube geometry frame and fork were purchased from Belmont Wheelworks for over $1,000 Dura-Ace 7400 series 8 speed STI shifters Dura-Ace crankset Chris King hubs 28 spoke laced to cxp33 rims Selle Italia Flite saddle probably the nicest lugged Steel bicycle frame ever built
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Originally Posted by Rocket-Sauce
https://boston.craigslist.org/bmw/bi...007982168.html

Vintage 1987 Panasonic DX-5000 12 speed Japanese racer - $500 (Westwood)


Overall good condition for being 32 years old.. Shimano quality components..
Should be in the hands of a collector, enthusiast and being used...
1987, Frame is 23" and it's a 12 speed..
Too bad that's too big for me. I really like it.
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Wow - heck of a bike, no brainer price.
Originally Posted by Rocket-Sauce
https://boston.craigslist.org/gbs/bi...002583555.html

Serotta Colorado II - $500 (Woburn)


55cm center to center beautiful pearl white paint job one small chip on top tube no dents as optional Davis Phinney long top tube geometry frame and fork were purchased from Belmont Wheelworks for over $1,000 Dura-Ace 7400 series 8 speed STI shifters Dura-Ace crankset Chris King hubs 28 spoke laced to cxp33 rims Selle Italia Flite saddle probably the nicest lugged Steel bicycle frame ever built

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Is this Fuji worth the price? I've been looking for a Fuji and this one just turned up, close enough that I could go get it.

How do you put the image from craigslist into the post?
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Originally Posted by TriBiker19
Is this Fuji worth the price? I've been looking for a Fuji and this one just turned up, close enough that I could go get it.

How do you put the image from craigslist into the post?

Vintage Fuji Supreme Road Bike 12 Speed - $90 (salem, nh)

image 1 of 7
Tires are low use, but not new. Not bad for $90, but it is in need of some work. Click on text and scroll to copy or download image and upload to thread. You probable couldn't even get into a Gladys Knight show for that...
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Originally Posted by TriBiker19
Is this Fuji worth the price? I've been looking for a Fuji and this one just turned up, close enough that I could go get it.

How do you put the image from craigslist into the post?
To answer your question, it's probably worth the price, less if it needs consumables. The stem mount shifters is usually an indicator of a recreational frame where weight wasn't a strong consideration. Even lower tier fujis used butted 1020 steel, so it's still lighter than an equivalent schwinn.

After looking at the ad pics closer, it's obviously in good shape. Worth a look!

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Originally Posted by Unca_Sam
To answer your question, it's probably worth the price, less if it needs consumables. The stem mount shifters is usually an indicator of a recreational frame where weight wasn't a strong consideration. Even lower tier fujis used butted 1020 steel, so it's still lighter than an equivalent schwinn.

After looking at the ad pics closer, it's obviously in good shape. Worth a look!
That was my thought. It looks nicer than the other ones I can find.

I think this is identical to the bike I had in high school, the one that got me into cycling. I kept it for 12 years, until moving to the West Coast. I could see that the tires need to be replaced--the sidewalls are pretty terrible. It caught my attention because it isn't rusty or falling apart, even though it's not particularly special.
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Vintage 1970's Batavus Tour De L Europe (Holland) road touring bicycle (Federal Way)

https://seattle.craigslist.org/see/b...007890750.html
Vintage road bike with great original components.... In overall good condition.... $125 OBO.... CJ

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Lighthouse frame with Columbus EL from Tim Neenan:

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Worth it just for the brakes? $475

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Damn I love those lilac ones. Wish this was closer. Price is definitely right, guess that's why it sold so fast.

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Worth it, period. Make sure of ownership...
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Classic PEUGEOT Super Vitus 980, Double Butted and Hand Brazed, 12 Sp - $300 (Reading/North Reading)



* Made in France
* Steel Frame
* Helico Matic Hub, 6 speed, 14t/24t
* Mavic 700C Module C, 36 spoke
* Wienmann #405 side pull brakes
* Weinmann Brake Levers
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* Chain rings 52/42 teeth (minimal wear on chain rings)
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* Aluminum Saddle Post with initial JPR, w/set screw seat post fixing bolt
* Stronglight 170mm Long Cranks
* Chrome Forks
* Brake Hood Covers Need Replacing


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Originally Posted by Rocket-Sauce
https://boston.craigslist.org/nos/bi...008928469.html

Classic PEUGEOT Super Vitus 980, Double Butted and Hand Brazed, 12 Sp - $300 (Reading/North Reading)






They're so close!
DS picture, check!
Seat level, check!
Cranks at 2 or 7, check!
Chain on big ring, fail.
Valves at 6, fail.
Still a pretty bike, with crazy long housing.
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Originally Posted by Unca_Sam
Still a pretty bike, with crazy long housing.
I dunno man, my PGN-10 came with similar, stock. We see the seat set screw which puts this at 1984. Look at how long the cables are on the PSV10N in the '84 catalog:


Fair price though. I'd try to talk them down to 260 and ride it like I stole it.
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Here's a Schwinn Prologue converted to single speed - $100: https://sfbay.craigslist.org/sby/bik...009077091.html

Vintage Schwinn Prologue single speed - $100 (San Jose)

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Originally Posted by shalomry
Here's a Schwinn Prologue converted to single speed - $100: https://sfbay.craigslist.org/sby/bik...009077091.html

Vintage Schwinn Prologue single speed - $100 (San Jose)

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As a Prologue owner (25" frame size, same color combo = the best of the two available, IMO), somebody PLEASE save this thing!

EDIT: Wow. Same year as mine as well: 1987 (via the SN).
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