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Old 11-21-14, 12:39 AM
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70's - 80's high-end bikes with American connections

Hi, thought I'd introduce myself to those of you who've not yet had contact with me.

My collection focuses on the American bike-boom from the mid-70's into the mid-90's.

Thus, I have a Speedwell with first-gen Super Record, a Teledyne Titan with Weyless group and a PowerCam crank, a LineSeeker with first-generation Dura-Ace, an Exxon Graftek with a Hi-E group, a Rigi Track bike with a Dura-Ace 10 group, a Masi, a Look Equipe 1986 equipped as LeMond rode in his first TdF victory, and a Colnago Master with "some interesting modifications."

Newer bikes are nice, but you can't beat the older stuff underneath a rider who knows how to make it click.
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Old 11-21-14, 07:53 AM
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Its about time you dragged yourself to the Intro forum.
Nice collection of bikes.
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Old 11-21-14, 06:21 PM
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Greetings! I love the heck out of my handbuilt mid-80s Bradley and my early 90's One-Off Custom built Ti (with Ti fork).
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Glad to see you have to introduced yourself.

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