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

Old 07-29-21, 04:59 AM
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And its gone, any chance you broke down and got it?
Not me, but I admit I thought about it when work got a little slow yesterday!
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Old 07-29-21, 05:41 AM
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Bianchi Giro $200 (NJ)

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Old 07-29-21, 07:04 AM
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1984 Schwinn Tempo for $150 in Rock Hill, SC.



Someone please remove this temptation from me!
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Originally Posted by rustystrings61
1984 Schwinn Tempo for $150 in Rock Hill, SC.



Someone please remove this temptation from me!
Looks a bit taller than 52. Maybe 56?
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Old 07-29-21, 07:12 AM
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Originally Posted by daverup
Looks a bit taller than 52. Maybe 56?
It's a 23-in, i.e., a 58 cm. Here's the catalog spec on it - they were built with (Tange) Champion tubing that year.
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Old 07-29-21, 07:14 AM
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Originally Posted by rustystrings61
It's a 23-in, i.e., a 58 cm. Here's the catalog spec on it - they were built with (Tange) Champion tubing that year.
I knew 52 was wrong..
Nice bike, nice price
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Originally Posted by merziac
And its gone, any chance you broke down and got it?
Noticed that too. Apparently someone had the same reaction I did: "Holy crap, an intact '70s Gitane TdF for $70!" They ran, they did not walk.
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Originally Posted by Lazyass
Not cheap but very cool. At that price you think would post better pictures, though.

A true piece of USA cycling history. Frame #70912 was told ridden by Dag Otto Lauritzen, ST55/TT56. ST cracked at BB, repaired early 1990's no problem since. It is my understanding this was a common problem and the reason for the switch to Eddy Merckx frames in 1989. Rear rim cracked/replaced, note 7-Eleven Cycling Team decal on the saved original. Original front wheel/rim cracked, note WOLBER lettering, spare Campy wheel and team clothing included with sale. Beautiful bike, ride or display.

Yeah, those pics... wow. Maybe using a circa 2008 cell phone camera, haha?

And that BB repair, looks like Dr. Frankenstein's work, but I suppose it's functional.
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Old 07-29-21, 07:53 AM
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Sort of curious who got it repaired? Certainly not a team repair, they would have tossed it to the curb.


Originally Posted by johnnyace
Yeah, those pics... wow. Maybe using a circa 2008 cell phone camera, haha?

And that BB repair, looks like Dr. Frankenstein's work, but I suppose it's functional.
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Old 07-29-21, 08:33 AM
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If you buy this then no excuses not to do maintenance. I had a Park 9 and it would lift when torquing on a bolt so maybe fill legs with sand?. Nice price though

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Park bike repair stand - $20 (Nevada City)

Works well, needs to go by the end of the month.

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Old 07-29-21, 08:44 AM
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Nishiki International

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mens nishiki road bike - $150 (new berlin)

10 speeds
23" frame
34" stand over height
bar end shifting
27" wheels
center pull brakes
quick release wheels
aluminum rims run true
all tuned up and ready to ride
call Jim @ two 6 two-782 six 504


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never seen one before so unsure true value but judging by condition and components it's worth posting - and also the size!

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Franklin road chrome moly XXL - $600 (Silverthorne)


Eye-catching classic custom build on a Franklin chrome moly frame. Stand over height approximately 67cm. This is built for someone who is tall, even very tall. Jack Trumbull is a custom bike builder in Ohio with a stellar reputation for quality steel frame bikes, and he has owned Franklin Frames since 1976. I had Jack re-paint the frame with the current two-tone fade paint job, which unfortunately the photos are too washed out to do it justice. See the older photo of the rear triangle, which gives a better idea of the purple shade. Jack said this frame was the lightest one he ever built, and he remembered it after 20 years. The frame still has no internal rust. See a similar frame in red on the franklin website Franklin Frames custom bicycles

The 8 speed drive train is dura ace STI. It has an italian threaded Campy Record bottom bracket, fitted with a Stronglight Speedlight crank. Dura ace chain rings complete the crank assembly. Rear cassette is dura ace note wheel hub shows zero wear and is new. Replaced fork with carbon unit this bike rides very smooth. The touring geometry frame includes mounting points for a rack and rear panniers. This would be a head-turning bike for commuting to work! Kind of like driving a dressed up 57 chevy. Im 64 and it fits me well. Unfortunately, I have way too many road bikes, and its time for this classic to see some use once again. I wont embarrass myself by saying how much is invested in this build, but I guarantee the selling price is a giveaway. $600. Silverthorne. I prefer text or email. Dennis



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Old 07-29-21, 12:03 PM
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Originally Posted by WGB
Nishiki International

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mens nishiki road bike - $150 (new berlin)

10 speeds
23" frame
34" stand over height
bar end shifting
27" wheels
center pull brakes
quick release wheels
aluminum rims run true
all tuned up and ready to ride
call Jim @ two 6 two-782 six 504

I would ask for a re-measure on this.
Looks more like a 22" frame with a 32" stand over but
.......maybe it's my eyeballs.
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Old 07-29-21, 01:31 PM
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Raleigh International Bicycle - $50

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"I am the original owner of this bicycle. I don't think I've ridden it in the last 10 years. I had new tires / rims put on it about 10 years ago (best estimate). It has been in my garage on a bicycle rack mounted to the wall. Hoping someone would enjoy riding it. I don't remember the frame size (one of the pictures has a yardstick next to it). I believe the derailleur and crankset is Campagnolo. It could use a good cleaning (has some dust from sitting so long in the garage).

bicycle frame material: aluminum

bicycle type: road
frame size: Adult, see pictures
make / manufacturer: Raleigh
wheel size: 27 in"

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yeah, this is the one I got for cheap this spring...my only complaint is that no tool shelf fits well, despite the claims.

Originally Posted by WGB
If you buy this then no excuses not to do maintenance. I had a Park 9 and it would lift when torquing on a bolt so maybe fill legs with sand?. Nice price though

https://images.craigslist.org/00y0y_...I_1200x900.jpg

Park bike repair stand - $20 (Nevada City)

Works well, needs to go by the end of the month.

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Old 07-29-21, 01:57 PM
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Originally Posted by machinist42

Raleigh International Bicycle - $50

Posted 2021-07-29 13:59



"I am the original owner of this bicycle. I don't think I've ridden it in the last 10 years. I had new tires / rims put on it about 10 years ago (best estimate). It has been in my garage on a bicycle rack mounted to the wall. Hoping someone would enjoy riding it. I don't remember the frame size (one of the pictures has a yardstick next to it). I believe the derailleur and crankset is Campagnolo. It could use a good cleaning (has some dust from sitting so long in the garage).

bicycle frame material: aluminum

bicycle type: road
frame size: Adult, see pictures
make / manufacturer: Raleigh
wheel size: 27 in"

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Pretty! Too tall, too far.
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Old 07-29-21, 03:47 PM
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From the graphics, probably about 2001? Nice steel frame.

Bianchi Grizzly - $240 (St Paul, MN)

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Old 07-29-21, 04:03 PM
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Originally Posted by jdawginsc
yeah, this is the one I got for cheap this spring...my only complaint is that no tool shelf fits well, despite the claims.
I have one of these stands also. I bought a tray for it at rei several years ago. I haven't had any problems with it fitting poorly. Not sure of the model number of the tray.

Apologies for the thread drift.

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Old 07-29-21, 04:19 PM
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Trek 10 speed road bike - $300

Trek 720 touring for a taller person
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Old 07-29-21, 04:56 PM
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Trek 560 - $140 (Clarksburg, MD)


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I know there's mixte fans here

Univega Nuovo Sport - $100 (Centreville VA)


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Originally Posted by Unca_Sam
Pretty! Too tall, too far.
I live about 10 miles away from this bike, and spotted it on Craigslist today around 4pm - 2 hours after it was posted. It's my size and definitely in my price range, so I sent the owner an email...and an hour later made arrangements with him to pick it up in the morning.
Can't believe wasn't already gone. Stay tuned.

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Bianchi Campione - $75 (Reedsville, WI)

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1997 GT Tequesta - $90 (Lake Elmo, MN)

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Old 07-29-21, 06:09 PM
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Originally Posted by Clang
1997 GT Tequesta - $90 (Lake Elmo, MN)

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I like the Caddy, too.
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