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Old 11-25-12, 08:36 PM
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Originally Posted by cb400bill View Post
Wonderful photo of a great looking bike.

That indeed is a wonderful shot Cobrabyte - Those early Treks like yours with the sans-panel seat tube logo's really ring my chimes.
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Old 11-25-12, 08:44 PM
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It's been a while since I posted these - both have had facelifts of sorts: My 760 now sports genuine Velocity hipster wheels, and I got a new PBR tatoo too.


Trek 660






Trek 760





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Old 11-25-12, 09:12 PM
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Not as fancy and nice as most of the bikes above but, great riding, durable bikes none the less. My 400 and the wifes 400T.






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Old 12-06-12, 11:30 PM
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1986 560






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Old 12-07-12, 07:06 AM
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^^^ very nice condition and color scheme.
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Old 12-07-12, 07:56 AM
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The first three pics are of my '85 Trek 560. This was a frame-up build using Cyclone and 600 for drive-train, Ultegra brakes, 105 head-set, Nitto bars, Lepper saddle and running tubulars. The '85 model was in Reynolds 501. A bit later, they came out in 531. Investment cast lugs and some very careful assembly. I had the frame fully serviced by a frame builder and had him alter the internal, stay cable routing in exchange for an external stop. Then clear coated it. I loved the way this bike rode, but it was just a tad too small for me. So the frame sits on my shed wall. It may go to back across the ocean to Canada if we decide it fits my daughter.

The fourth pic is my upgraded 930 hybrid in True Temper tubing. I loved this bike too and still have it. A friend borrowed it for a few months last year and could not say enough about it. It needs a thorough going over and is in pieces. A great city bike — perfect in traffic. Everyone who has had, or has a 930 seems to feel the same way.




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Old 12-07-12, 03:32 PM
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1992 Trek 8000 MTB. No white garage door to use as a photo backdrop, but I think the wall works just fine. Rehab'd the bike by adding new brakes, pedals, seat, drop handlebars, tires, . . . and some 'attitude'. Its now my SAV (suburban assault vehicle)
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Old 02-07-13, 06:35 PM
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Here's mine, 1986 trek 560








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Old 02-07-13, 06:55 PM
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Old 02-07-13, 06:56 PM
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Here's a bunch more that I have built over the years and sold, I kinda love lugged treks.





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Old 02-07-13, 07:22 PM
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'89 1100
Got out for a 15 mile ride today (rehabbing a Frozen Shoulder),felt good to be on the road again.

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Old 02-07-13, 11:56 PM
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...and the Python version?

Trek, Trek, Trek, Trek,
Trek, Trek, Trek, Trek,
Wonderful Tr--e--k,
Wonderful Tr--e--k!



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Old 02-08-13, 12:25 AM
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1985 Trek 620

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Old 02-08-13, 10:22 AM
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I found this last week and haven't had time to start cleaning & lubing it yet, but I did get some "before" photos. 1982 750.

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Old 02-08-13, 10:33 AM
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That is a very nice looking bike, Chris. I don't know how the 'after' is going to be any better. That looks pretty much spot on.
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Old 02-08-13, 10:59 AM
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2 of 3 Treks in the garage, still getting the 1995 930 rolling.
2002 8500 (Not exactly C or V, but the stem is 1995!)
Acquired as a bare frame, wanted something "celeste-y", but the powdercoater had a somewhat bluer RAL 6034 in stock so we went with that. As this was a higher end frame, and had a disc option I built it up fairly modern. Shimano XT 3X9, Reba shock, Stylo crankset with Race Face rings, Neuvation wheels. Old System 2 stem (need to flip it.) Overall I am liking it, I ride a 29er a lot but still find the nimbleness of the 26 a lot of fun. Needs a headbadge though.


A 1989 1200. In really nice condition, love the color, but the 52/42 is a bit robust. Not recent photos as it does have SPD pedals. Not sure if this fits any need I have other than a compulsion to buy more bikes...

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Old 02-08-13, 11:07 AM
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Thanks Roger! I think the end result will be pretty similar, but with less dirt. The dirt is not visible in that photo, but it's there.

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Old 02-08-13, 11:11 AM
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Thanks Roger! I think the end result will be pretty similar, but with less dirt. The dirt is not visible in that photo, but it's there.
Nice. looks like it wasn't ridden much. Isn't that the bike you're going to post in the 'pay it forward' thread?
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Old 02-08-13, 11:12 AM
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And before it leaves for a new home, here's my '77 TX300 as it currently looks:

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Old 02-08-13, 11:12 AM
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As Found....in process of rebuilding, 1986 400T Elance
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Old 02-08-13, 11:13 AM
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Nice. looks like it wasn't ridden much. Isn't that the bike you're going to post in the 'pay it forward' thread?
Hah, I think you've confused me with someone else
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Old 02-08-13, 11:15 AM
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That's a great Elance RubberLegs, are you going to keep it?
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Old 02-08-13, 11:22 AM
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Haven't decided yet, it MAY go to my older son, IF he is interested, being that he is close to being out of collage and shouldn't be on the "Loose a bike a year" plan....it is too big for me, just a BIT tall, but the length is good, I should just have my legs stretched! :-)
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Well, here's one of my current restoration projects:

Here's the link to the rest of the pics. They will be updated as the restoration proceeds.

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Old 02-08-13, 04:08 PM
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Love the paint on the mid '90's 9XX bikes. Long for a dry ice green/dry ice blue fade 930/970, see them all the time but I just have a few too many other bikes. My 930 is Ice Cyan Blue.
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