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Old 05-25-11, 03:20 PM
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When I was trying to find info on my 412 this was the one that would always come up.

1980 Trek 412. This was going to replace my 614, but I came across the 613 shortly afterwards, and this bike was sold.

1980 Trek 412 by (cobrabyte), on Flickr[/QUOTE]
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Old 05-25-11, 06:20 PM
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thanks guys! i got lucky and snagged the frame for nuttin' from my local trek rep who was using it as a fixie.. i believe i've put the world right again.
Excellent work, another kitten is spared!
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Old 05-25-11, 06:57 PM
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1978 Trek

As found. Just purchased a correct front wheel with Shimano 600 hub so as soon as the weather clears here, I can finally detail this bike.





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Old 05-25-11, 07:32 PM
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Originally Posted by cobrabyte View Post
Thanks! Yeah the suckybrake is a (bad) joke from the ssfg forum, the other bike is my Townie, it's an old Velo-Sport "Courier 12" I converted.

Well, again...it's really nice..........the bike that is! I did have a chuckle at the seat in the stem, though.
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Old 05-25-11, 07:35 PM
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Picked up this '89 330 this past December. Only had to swap out the tires in the past four weeks; rear went out at the end of April thanks to a chunk of glass, the front one I changed a few days ago due to a frayed spot on the sidewall.
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Old 05-25-11, 09:53 PM
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Just picked this up last weekend. I'm planning on making it my new urban bomber to replace my Miyata 210.
Based on the serial, it appears to be an '82 510.
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Old 06-09-11, 06:33 PM
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March 1978 TX900 Work in Progress....

Hi all vintage Trek Folk:

I have finally pulled my Trek TX 900 off the wall and disassembled it to bring it back to life. This bike was my primary mode transportation in undergrad and grad school and it is very special to me. It has been with me for quite a while (purchased used in 1980 on the east side of Madison; I grew up on the west side). The vintagetrek.org web site suggests that it is a March 1978 build based on its serial # J3C8S37.

I have a period correct Campy Super Record Groupo that will be installed and will share some pictures later in the summer. Lots of touch up or a repaint.

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Old 06-20-11, 11:00 PM
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Cool bike! Here's my 1986 Trek 700 Tri Series. This bike has been my primary bicycle for many years now, I have it set up for commuting and general urban road riding. I had fenders on it for a while but took them off because it never rains here and they kept getting hung up on in the light rail. It just wasn't worth it to have them on when precipitation is 0 for 6-8 months and minimal the rest of the time. It's all low-end Campagnolo 9-speed, most of it scrounged up from various LBS discount pile and from closeouts on Nashbar and ebay. Shifters are early campy 8-speed upgraded to 9-sped. Bar is a Titec cyclocross bar, I like it but it's a tiny bit too wide sometimes. I had 700cx28 tires on it for years, but just bought these 32s because I think more tires is a good thing...
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Old 06-21-11, 04:43 AM
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Not the best pic......Trek 460 (entry level road racer), very crisp handling though bordering on twitchy if you aren't used to it, smooth shifting, incredibly responsive.

I call it, "Windrider"....


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Old 06-21-11, 08:29 AM
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Here's my 78 TX700.

It's a great bike and I use it for commuting, brevets, and day rides.
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Old 06-21-11, 02:37 PM
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'94 T50 purchased a few weeks ago, getting a few minor changes, and will be on the road Memorial Day weekend.
Awesome!

My favorites are the brown finishes like cobrabyte's 613...
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Old 06-21-11, 08:47 PM
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Here's my 1982 730 - originally available as a frame - in a past and present build:

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The latest pic of the Trek by Dawes-man, on Flickr[/IMG]

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IMG_5416 by Dawes-man, on Flickr[/IMG]
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Old 06-21-11, 09:42 PM
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I built this up from the frame I bought so nothing is really original - 1987 Elance 400T. My camera is going so the color looks faded. It is not and the frame and paint are in pristine shape. Sweet riding bike.
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Old 06-21-11, 10:45 PM
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Here's my 87 elance 400T after powder coating and updating with 10 spd ultegra and open pros. It's my new commuter.
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Old 06-26-11, 09:10 PM
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Trek 614

Just sold this one this evening and already feeling pangs of regret.

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Old 06-26-11, 09:28 PM
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This ones last day...

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Old 06-26-11, 09:45 PM
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I Love This Bike!: Trek 600

This is my get around town bike! One of my better investments. Truly a pleasant ride!



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Old 06-26-11, 11:50 PM
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lol fletch you got meanmugged something serious.
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Old 07-08-11, 06:24 PM
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This is an 84 510 that I just serviced. It's a pretty a solid bike... for a short person

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Old 07-08-11, 07:36 PM
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1983 Trek 600

This is a very nice Trek 600 that I recently sold. Very nice bike!



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Old 07-08-11, 08:39 PM
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1983 620 - More photos here - If it weren't so small, I would have kept it. It was fun to ride even if it was 2" too small for me.
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1985 Trek 520.


1986 Trek 520.

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Old 07-09-11, 07:16 AM
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Love that '85. Which one do you like better, size-wise?
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Old 07-09-11, 05:08 PM
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Love that '85. Which one do you like better, size-wise?
The '86. I've been looking for a 25" Trek 520 for quite awhile. Just bought it from Bikedued.
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1985 Trek 720

I purchased the bare frame and built this for my wife:

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