Early Brifter Bikes - 7,8, and 9 Speed Not vintage, not new, but still loved!

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Old 06-28-21, 08:42 PM
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Absolute Insanity

For a brifter cap? And they've sold 17!? Give me a break...
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Holy cow.
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I knew which cap it would be before I even clicked on the link.
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Most of his stock sold for "only" $74.97 each. Last week one sold for $99.97.
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Where did 19 of those come from?

Are our brifters becoming serious collectibles?
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NOS is cutthroat. I'm looking for an 06 TCR Advanced in 56, saw a NOS one on eBay... Dude wants US$3700 for it, even though the FC-7800 has been pinched and replaced with a FSA crank. Brutal.
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I knew which cap it would be before I even clicked on the link.
Yep. The one and only.
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I bought these recently. They are 3d printed copies.
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I have 3D printed versions as well. Found the plans online and a buddy of mine printed them for me.

you can find 3D printing companies online that will print and ship them to you fairly cheap. Just have to send them the file.
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