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01-22-10, 11:16 PM
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Posted By jimbob500

oops - just spent 500 on a 1934 motobecane piste

oops - just spent 500 on a 1934 motobecane piste
01-16-10, 05:55 PM
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Posted By jimbob500

Arguably the best vintage bike shop out there -...

Arguably the best vintage bike shop out there - still a going concern.
Me on a pilgrammage to Cycles Singer in summer of 08.
Met Ernest Csuka's son Olivier and his daughter. Ernest was at home for...
01-02-10, 10:21 PM
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Posted By jimbob500

Sweet bike! I have a couple of these - but not...

Sweet bike!
I have a couple of these - but not in such nice shape. Seems like you mostly see these in the Midwest where they were distributed by some shops in Detroit.
thanks for the post.
01-02-10, 05:18 PM
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Posted By jimbob500

Wow - what a looker .... love the bar tape! I...

Wow - what a looker .... love the bar tape! I have a 70's orange Liberia with what looks like the same sad Ideale saddle.
01-02-10, 12:51 PM
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Posted By jimbob500

Ernest Csuka (Alex Singer patriarch) passed on

I have not been keeping up on this Forum lately - so pardon me if this has been covered already. Ernest Csuka - the master frame builder and nephew to Alex Singer passed away just before Christmas....
01-02-10, 12:35 PM
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Posted By jimbob500

A Singer

My mid 70s Alex Singer [added photos - tried to get larger image]
07-27-08, 11:59 AM
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Posted By jimbob500

can anyone identify this Brillantea(?) bike?

Found this for sale on-line recently. Can't seem to find any reference to a make like this. Not even sure about teh spelling... might be european (italian?)
any ideas much appreciated.
thnx!
06-21-08, 03:28 PM
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Posted By jimbob500

Think Bike review

Thanks - just what I was looking for.

Sounds like any signifcant bit of elevation rapidly depletes the battery and the purported 16 mile range.
Are there other types of E-Bikes that have improved...
06-21-08, 02:57 PM
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Views: 988
Posted By jimbob500

Think Bike

Does anyone have an opinion on the Ford Think Bike - are they any good?
There is one for sale locally.
I did a quick search looking for a product review, but not much luck. I believe this is no...
04-20-08, 09:48 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 691
Posted By jimbob500

Mystery Singer?

Yes- my thought as well - though I had not read any history of such a thing for that make. Does anyone happen to know if Jan Heine reads this forum? He would probably know. Can't ask Sheldon - sadly...
04-20-08, 09:36 AM
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Posted By jimbob500

Mystery Singer?

This is the only additional photo I have - don't have the bike itself. I found it on an overseas eBay listing.
I obsessively collect images of vintage french bikes, but have not run into one with a...
04-20-08, 08:39 AM
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Views: 691
Posted By jimbob500

Mystery Singer

Anyone recognize this scruffy old bike? The head badge shows Singer - but does it have anything to do with Alex?
Forum: Introductions
01-27-08, 10:33 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 172
Posted By jimbob500

Greetings from snowy minnesota!

new member here. winter is for bike projects - online ramblings and getting out on the road when it gets close to 0 cent. (today).
Are there any interest groups in vintage lightweights -[special...
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