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Old 05-13-21, 09:45 AM
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Originally Posted by seypat View Post
That would be the correct answer.
The more I look at it, I would buy both. I would keep the De Rosa and offer $200 on the Bottecchia. I currently have a use for the Cinelli stem and bars as well as the areo Campy seat post. I'd scavage what I want/need and sell off the rest. I'd make him keep that Acera RD though
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Originally Posted by Shrevvy View Post
The more I look at it, I would buy both. I would keep the De Rosa and offer $200 on the Bottecchia. I currently have a use for the Cinelli stem and bars als well as the areo Campy seat post. I'd scavage what I want/need and sell off the rest. I'd make him keep that Acera RD though
The bars looked tweaked and that rear dropout is spread on the Bottechia.
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Old 05-13-21, 12:01 PM
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I don't see any real problems with the De Rosa with the pictures provided. No need to look at it unless I'm really serious about buying it. The rust on the Bottecchia could be problematic. For the sake of the forum(of course) I need to look at it in person. Looking at the map, it's only about a mile from my place of business, if that. The rust on the DT is not clear enough in the pictures. I'll contact the seller and take a look then get back to the thread.

Just to be clear here, I don't have serious interest in the De Rosa at this time. If others are interested, I can facilitate. Some of the other forum members can vouch for me. I am trustworthy.

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Not Athena brakes, so not "full Athena"...
But a stunning bike nonetheless.

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1985 61cm Basso GAP, very low use, Campy Athena groupset, ready 2 ride - $800 (Natick)


Less than 500 miles on this bike. Beautiful, full Athena groupset. Got it completely rebuilt in 1995, almost never rode it because it was "too nice".

22 pounds. 2 or 3 paint chips on the tubes, otherwise pristine.

Did a full overhaul 2 years ago, only rode it 30 miles since then.
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Old 05-13-21, 05:13 PM
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I also have a 72 Condor that I bought from a guy who lives close to the Carpenter Center. He bought it from their store when he was working in London. He sent it back to them in the mid 80s to have the frame respaced and some bosses added along with a repaint. No shop sticker, though. It's a 58 frame. I think that's close to your size. If you haven't ridden a Condor and want to, I might be able to drop it off with you for a week or two. MTT will start back up in June. I will be on your side of town on Saturdays up until the marathon.
All my stuff is larger than 58cm but thanks for the offer. And I'm not really in acquisition mode right now (uttered to the sound of laughter) and I'd only be interested in a touring bike/frame. I actually have a Condor, but not one of the English ones. This one is a Swiss 3-speed that I've posted elsewhere but here's another pic. You're welcome to stop by anyway.
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Bianchi Celeste w/ Campagnolo
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80ís celeste Bianchi in great running shape. 53cm, good for someone 5'6"-5'10". Columbus steel, Campy drivetrain, Modolo brakes, Selle Turbo saddle in matching Celeste (very cool). A little bit of surface rust on the frame but nothing a little bit of work canít clean up. I bought this as one to clean up and ride but havenít had the time, so offering it to the next person to do! Gorgeous bike, feather light, and the tires are also in great shape. $400 obo
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Can't say I've ever seen one of these, Gitane cross bike.

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Vintage Peugeot Course
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Vintage Peugeot course PFN110 Good shape made in France
$150 or best offer
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Old 05-14-21, 07:59 AM
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Regarding the De Rosa in Richmond, evidently the seller really wants to sell it locally. So, I will contact him, look at the bike and have some conversation. Then, we'll go from there.
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Dang, the De Rosa got some stiff competition, unless it's not a Cinelli! I've got work commitments until late afternoon. Probably be gone by then to one of the vulture flippers. I'll let you people discuss it.

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Vintage 1980's CINELLI Italian 14 Speed Road Bike - $300 (Chesterfield, VA 23832)

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Originally Posted by seypat View Post
Dang, the De Rosa got some stiff competition, unless it's not a Cinelli! I've got work commitments until late afternoon. Probably be gone by then to one of the vulture flippers. I'll let you people discuss it.

https://richmond.craigslist.org/bik/...321476011.html

Vintage 1980's CINELLI Italian 14 Speed Road Bike - $300 (Chesterfield, VA 23832)

Based on the photos, I'm not seeing any firm evidence that it's actually a Cinelli. Buyer beware.
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Yeah, ^ most likely it has a Cinelli BB shell and no other branding so the seller says "it's a Cinelli!" I cannot see any frame details to even guess but good chance it's Italian. Plenty of low-res pix of the components...sigh...
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How Much Is A New Brooks?

Japanese Road Bike - $55 (Cary)

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"2005 Zebrakenko (Japanese) steel road bike, rose pink. Great condition, Brooks saddle, cat-eye computer.

bicycle frame material: steel

bicycle type: road
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frame size: 50 cm
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Check out this Claud Butler Olympic Sprint. Nice lugs!
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Yeah, ^ most likely it has a Cinelli BB shell and no other branding so the seller says "it's a Cinelli!" I cannot see any frame details to even guess but good chance it's Italian. Plenty of low-res pix of the components...sigh...
Might be an '80s Paramount (Waterford) road frame. Looks similar to my '84 minus the rack braze-ons and mine has the Cinelli BB shell.
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Check out this Claud Butler Olympic Sprint. Nice lugs!
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Day-um! very stylish and those canti-brakes! Sure deserves some TLC...not a give away price, but what lugs!
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Day-um! very stylish and those canti-brakes! Sure deserves some TLC...not a give away price, but what lugs!
I would expect the canti's alone to be worth the ask.
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Check out this Claud Butler Olympic Sprint. Nice lugs!
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Day-um! very stylish and those canti-brakes! Sure deserves some TLC...not a give away price, but what lugs!
Needs a lot of work..a full resto unless you like the "patina"....I want to know whats hiding under the tape on the TT.
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RE: Claude Butler

Is that a track bike with a flip-flop rear hub, rear-facing drop outs, a cantilever front brake, and padding on the top tube where the bars would strike it in a crash (as most track riders do)?
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Is that a track bike with a flip-flop rear hub, rear-facing drop outs, a cantilever front brake, and padding on the top tube where the bars would strike it in a crash (as most track riders do)?
^"probably"...yes^
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^"probably"...yes^
but those are called track ends not "rear-facing drop-outs"...there will be a quiz.
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