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Old 10-15-12, 07:11 PM   #26
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How about a 1954 Alvin Drysdale road bike?
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How about a 1954 Alvin Drysdale road bike?
Now that's cool!
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Old 10-15-12, 07:13 PM   #28
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My 1974 Romic, made in Texas.

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I've got a few American made bikes:

1971 Schwinn Super Sport


1985 Trek 660 project



1995 Trek 800



And another 1971 Super Sport that I got new

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Over posted but its an American bike..
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Old 10-15-12, 07:42 PM   #31
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my 2 made in the usa treks....
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Old 10-15-12, 07:48 PM   #32
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I ride one of the last made-in-USA Schwinn mountain bikes (see signature). It has the Team USA red-white-and-blue paint job and I bought it from a San Diego firefighter, making it the perfect parade and national holiday ride. I rode it in last year's Encinitas Holiday Parade, which celebrated the city's 1986 incorporation. 1988 was as close as I could come.
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You've probabhly seen all of these before. Too bad.

1967 Paramount, repainted, upgraded with 9-speed Shimano drivetrain. Goodness from the Chicago cage. Heavy Rivendell influence in this one.


1978 Eisentraut "A," the pride of Oakland. 10 speed Campy.


1993 Russ Denny-built Fuso - nice SoCal steel. Currently just a frame and fork, as I may need to find a new home for it . . . .


Now for the ones I don't have photos of. I also have a 2000 Lemond Zurich f&f that I no longer ride, a Medici f&f with a decent respray and meh decals that I bought because it was just too stupid-cheap not to, a 1993 Trek 520 complete touring rig (I'm the original owner) that I haven't used in too many years, and Burley Bossa Nova tandem that dates from sometime between 1985 and 1995 - seriously, even though I'm the original owner, I have no clue how old it really is - it was hanging around a shop, and the shop owner had it outside for years as a display so the paint was chipped and dinged from kids climbing all over it. I got it for half price.
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Old 10-15-12, 08:03 PM   #34
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My US made MTBs need photo updates, so here are a couple roadies, and a townie.

Circa 1974 Davidson - very early in Bill's career. It's worth mentioning that Bill is not nostalgic at all, but he did thank me for doing a top-notch resto-mod (my drillium) on this rig. I did have it repainted at his shop, Elliott Bay Bicycles.


1974 Schwinn Sports Tourer, 4130 straight-gauge fillet brazed steel. Now dressed up as a poseur porteur:


The newest bike in my stable is ca. 2010/11 Rivendell. Built by Mark Nobilette, and painted by Joe Bell:

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Old 10-15-12, 08:24 PM   #35
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A quartet of Cycles Noel:









Ashdown:



Alcyon:



All made in California.
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Old 10-15-12, 08:28 PM   #36
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Nice Masi, but, needs full Campy, needs tubulars, and you need a bigger frame!
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Old 10-15-12, 09:24 PM   #37
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1997 Specialized:



1990 Trek:

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Old 10-15-12, 10:02 PM   #38
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Too many to choose from....a few of the highlights:



Tesch made in California:





Nevil made in North Carolina:





Fat Chance made in Massachusetts:





Slingshot made in Wisconsin:








Klein made in Washington:





Litespeed made in Tennssee:





Spooky made in New York:





and one for the roadies...William Jayne made in Chris Chance's Shop in Massachusetts:





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Old 10-15-12, 10:14 PM   #39
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Really fantastic bicycles everyone!

Here's one that haunts me a little.

I keep looking for one of these in my size.

Anyone know what it is?



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Old 10-15-12, 10:20 PM   #40
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Wow, I'm really enjoying this thread, great bikes!
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Old 10-15-12, 10:50 PM   #41
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My one vintage American bike.

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Old 10-16-12, 04:02 AM   #42
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Amazing bunch of bikes. That MTB fork early on is a Manitou II, not a Judy.
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Old 10-16-12, 04:15 AM   #43
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'03 Curtlo, built by Doug Curtiss. Fillet brazed sweetness!


Unknown year Schwinn Pixie:
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and one for the roadies...William Jayne made in Chris Chance's Shop in Massachusetts:





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Someone please explain this bike to me, thanks
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Someone please explain this bike to me, thanks

Google cycleball or radball....this is an old one (late 70's).


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Old 10-16-12, 06:22 AM   #46
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WOW! I had no idea...
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Old 10-16-12, 06:23 AM   #47
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My old '79 Schwinn LeTour IV, bought for $25, worked on it, rode for a while, stripped it completely down and repainted/rebuilt it as a 14 speed with 700s. Good solid ride, just a little on the heavy side after casting away the old chrome wheelset.
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Old 10-16-12, 06:53 AM   #48
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Wow.
Q: How do you hide a diamond?
A: Bury it in a pile of diamonds.

Here's my "Made In USA":

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Old 10-16-12, 07:10 AM   #49
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All over posted in the past:

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Old 10-16-12, 08:41 AM   #50
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How about a turn of the century Columbia chainless Roadster



This one passed through my hands on the way to forum member jzp66...almost got lost in transit
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