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

Old 05-18-21, 05:53 PM
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21" RRB in Chicago CL for $170. Lousy photos, but good price. Looks like one of the Tange #2 frames that Ron Boi imported. Saddle doesn't look original. Of course, the photos are so bad that this might belong in the 'Wacky' thread... https://chicago.craigslist.org/chc/b...323369974.html.

From the ad: RRB CYCLES 12 speed road bike,this bike is ready to ride gears and brakes working perfectly medium size about 52 53cm good for 5 5 rider or taller good tubes and tires asking 170 ....

Actually, I'd lower the stem before riding it.
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Old 05-18-21, 06:08 PM
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Old 05-18-21, 06:13 PM
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Another interesting bike on Chicago's CL: https://chicago.craigslist.org/nwi/b...321368587.html Czech-made Favorit with leather saddle and Zefal HP pump.
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Old 05-18-21, 06:20 PM
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Originally Posted by philbob57 View Post
Another interesting bike on Chicago's CL: https://chicago.craigslist.org/nwi/b...321368587.html Czech-made Favorit with leather saddle and Zefal HP pump.
My lady's family is Czech and I'm thinking about getting this one for her brother. 27" tubulars!
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Old 05-18-21, 06:22 PM
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A newer one.

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Sedgemop I expect someone switched the steel wheels for a more modern set as that bike was old enough to be made with cotter cranks. I think they are (more) modern 700c replacement wheels, which is a good thing. I have a Mixte Favorit in my garage and the wheels on it are the original steel with 10 speed era hubs and they look like very thin steel, cheap old ten speed 27 inch hubs. Those might be steel rims or just old dirty aluminum.





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1982 Miyata 1000 - $350 (NW Toledo)

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Austro Daimler Pathfinder - $85 (Albert Lea, MN)


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ď2 nice vintage triathlon bikes, purchased in 1983 new. 1 owner been in storage for the last 35 years. Have manual and bill of sale. 150 each or both for $250.ď https://www.facebook.com/marketplace...7630891738033/
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^^^^^^^ Do all triathlon bikes have kickstands?
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^^^^^^^ Do all triathlon bikes have kickstands?
Apparently, all Peugeots have kickstands, even the 1972 PX10 that I purchased recently from the original owner. Always the first thing to go when I get a bike...
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Is there a reason why all the old Japanese bike never came with one? Picked up a Univega and Now I am looking for an appropriate stand for it.
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Miyata Super Liberty - $199 - SE Michigan

A little too far away (and much too big) for me, but here's a Miyata Super Liberty in suburban Detroit. I'd not heard of the Super Liberty before and there wasn't much info about these bikes in the forums (or elsewhere), but it seems like this bike was a late 70s offering from Miyata before they began the familiar pattern of numbered models. Curious if anyone knows more. This example has a mix of Cyclone front and rear derailleurs and Dura-Ace brakes and crankset. It looks to be in great condition with a refreshingly good selection of competent photos (I'll post a few "extras" for posterity since there doesn't seem to be much online about the Miyata Super Liberty).

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Shogun with full Shimano 600 Arabesque

Shogun vintage race road bike 56cm - $140 (Tualatin)
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700 wheels.
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Wheels need truing.

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Old 05-19-21, 04:43 PM
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Bill Boston vintage road bike - $100 (LONGMONT, CO)




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Originally Posted by Iowegian View Post

Bill Boston vintage road bike - $100 (LONGMONT, CO)




https://boulder.craigslist.org/bik/d...324079681.html
Frame only, still probably a good deal but I hate it when sellers do this, tear it down and be done with it.
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Originally Posted by merziac View Post
Frame only, still probably a good deal but I hate it when sellers do this, tear it down and be done with it.
$100 and the seller takes off the wheels. $180 and you ride (or drive) it home. Given it is listed in Boulder, Iím surprised to see it hasnít sold yet!
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Nice and quaint, a stepthrough with enclosed chain and chrome socks. Check the embossed front fender.

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Rare 23" mixte! Seller says 20" but I'd bet s/he's wrong.

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Huffy Aerowind mixte. Looks complete and original. Not everybody's C&V but a milestone in bicycle production.

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Bill Boston vintage road bike - $100 (LONGMONT, CO)




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Grabbed it.
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Grabbed it.
You get the whole thing, $180 for all?
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