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1979 Motobecane Grand Jubile' - nice find

Old 06-26-12, 05:53 PM
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1979 Motobecane Grand Jubile' - nice find

Found this while garage sale-ing... A 1979 Motobecane Grand Jubilee, which somebody converted to a triple - but they kept the old short-cage rear derailleur on it so had obvious problems...










I visited my used-parts-bin and found a nice Suntour X-1 to put on it, and did a few other upgrades (new wheels, freewheel, chain, cables) and it's running pretty slick now.

I've also posted a "what's it worth" in the appraisals thread and would appreciate any input you have.
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Whoa ! Nice score Alberta! The black and red is so classic!
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