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Posted By Gregfl

Thanks and yes they are unused victory pedals...

Thanks and yes they are unused victory pedals with toe clips
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Posted By Gregfl

It came with the original campy pedals btw, they...

It came with the original campy pedals btw, they are unused and ready to go back on
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Posted By Gregfl

Thanks for your assessment and valuation and ...

Thanks for your assessment and valuation and yes it's a great riding bike. I understand that super record was high end, and the victory wheels was lower end campy for the time. I really like the...
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Posted By Gregfl

I honestly can't tell without tearing it down,...

I honestly can't tell without tearing it down, but it's chrome on both sides.
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Posted By Gregfl

Really nice bike.

Really nice bike.
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Posted By Gregfl

I am also curious if this bike shop was buying...

I am also curious if this bike shop was buying this frame from a bigger bike builder and then building it up and private labeling it. The owner said he had his choice of components. It's a mystery...
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Posted By Gregfl

Yes, my frame size is actually 57, but I find I...

Yes, my frame size is actually 57, but I find I enjoy a slightly smaller frame. 55 works good for me
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Posted By Gregfl

The m is for the proprietor of the shop, still in...

The m is for the proprietor of the shop, still in existence. His name is Mario Vaira and the shop website is here.

BICISPORT ? di Vaira Mario (http://www.bicisportvaira.it/)

The website doesn't...
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Posted By Gregfl

Okay, attached is a photo of the underside and a...

Okay, attached is a photo of the underside and a few better pictures of some of the campagnolo parts and the frame/ lugs. it's stamped sl on the...
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Posted By Gregfl

Agree, the frame is the wild card, but regardless...

Agree, the frame is the wild card, but regardless of value it's a really nice frame and build.T are a few rough examples online for sale, and I have a memory of seeing one for sale in South America,...
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Posted By Gregfl

Thanks, I found it interesting too, and I just...

Thanks, I found it interesting too, and I just saw my obvious spelling error. I will shoot a pic of the underside in a bit and post it.
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Posted By Gregfl

Bump. You guys can't hurt my feelings. I know...

Bump. You guys can't hurt my feelings. I know its an italian boutique brand, hence it won't have the collectible value of famous branded bikes. I have a bianchi with lessor groupset but I am pretty...
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Posted By Gregfl

Agree

Agree
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Posted By Gregfl

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Posted By Gregfl

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Posted By Gregfl

1987 Vairo custom road bike. What's it worth guys?

hello , my last thread here involved a Duarte bike I found and bought in Medellin where I live part time. I'm back with a bike I just bought in Orlando. It's a 1987 Vaira Italian made bike. There is...
07-23-19, 12:43 PM
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Posted By Gregfl

Thanks. very I retesting that this bike was...

Thanks. very I retesting that this bike was marketed under at least 3 brand names.
07-23-19, 11:18 AM
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Posted By Gregfl

Valuable info, thank you. unfortunately due to...

Valuable info, thank you. unfortunately due to reason I mentioned above I had to pass and someone else got it. I do wish I had it for a project bike but the seller was too far away.
07-18-19, 03:11 PM
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Posted By Gregfl

Amazing info, thanks. What would you value this...

Amazing info, thanks. What would you value this item at?
07-18-19, 12:13 PM
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Posted By Gregfl

Thanks. I have a wonderful opportunity down here...

Thanks. I have a wonderful opportunity down here to find some stuff not normally seen in the USA and will be posting more pics. I have an opportunity to buy this, but in addition to its too much,...
07-18-19, 11:13 AM
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Posted By Gregfl

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07-18-19, 11:08 AM
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Posted By Gregfl

Guys this is an old thread, but many people...

Guys this is an old thread, but many people assumed Buggati bikes were a promotional item from the French car maker Buggati. There was a small ITALIAN company called cicli Buggati Italia which made...
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Posted By Gregfl

yes I get that, thanks for your input!

yes I get that, thanks for your input!
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Posted By Gregfl

So anyone have a valuation for a Duarte in this...

So anyone have a valuation for a Duarte in this condition? I know some people downgraded the value for unknown builder, but in fact Duarte is a well known ,smaller well respected buildero...
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Posted By Gregfl

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Posted By Gregfl

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Posted By Gregfl

Thanks. It was for sale for 600 but I talked him...

Thanks. It was for sale for 600 but I talked him down to 300 due to the size. At this point I'm not sure what I'm going to do with it, but it sure is pretty. I may hang it on a wall. I may sell it, I...
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Posted By Gregfl

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Close up on...
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Posted By Gregfl

Thanks. I will take it outside later and shoot...

Thanks. I will take it outside later and shoot some pics. There appears to be a lock ring on the fixed side of the bracket. I looked at another and it was the same. Any idea what it's worth? ...
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Posted By Gregfl

Wheels and rims ...

Wheels and rims


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Posted By Gregfl

Beautiful...

Beautiful...
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Posted By Gregfl

Various parts, all...

Various parts, all...
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Posted By Gregfl

Campy front...

Campy front deraileurhttps://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/920x2000/15628137168561930839391830331803_ca673b7f4cdb4f22b0ee118d0257988afc28a5e2.jpg
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Posted By Gregfl

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Super record campognolo.
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Posted By Gregfl

Duarte Tour de l'Avenir

guys, picked this up in Medellin where I live half the year. please give comments and...
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Posted By Gregfl

Thanks everyone. Bike sold for 80 usd before I...

Thanks everyone. Bike sold for 80 usd before I got there . was looking for an extra bike for guests. in retrospect I should Have got it.
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Posted By Gregfl

Yes, many of the parts are generic or lower end...

Yes, many of the parts are generic or lower end Shimano, bit it appears to not have been used much at all. Its for sale for about 80 dollars USD, is it worth that?
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Posted By Gregfl

"Speedy"

Hey guys, anyone heard of this bike before and what is it worth? it's in South America where I have a second home so it's likey Spanish or Dutch.

Bike is branded speedy circle and is obviously in...
06-19-15, 06:31 PM
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Posted By Gregfl

You guys may remember me from this recent thread ...

You guys may remember me from this recent thread

http://www.bikeforums.net/road-cycling/1013071-talk-me-out-bike.html

i am still getting this bike but just picked this up459391



it is an...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-12-15, 02:27 PM
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Posted By Gregfl

As a side note, I kept wondering why tommaso...

As a side note, I kept wondering why tommaso chose the lettering scheme, then I googled some high priced italian Bikes. Bingo. they are emulating Tommaso of the old, the ole Italian brand it used to...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-12-15, 02:18 PM
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Posted By Gregfl

Will do, I will be placing my order at the end of...

Will do, I will be placing my order at the end of the month. Wish me luck.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-12-15, 02:02 PM
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Posted By Gregfl

Thanks. Everyone's input here has been valuable...

Thanks. Everyone's input here has been valuable and in fact led me to upgrade the brakes to dura ace. I think I like this forum.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-12-15, 01:41 PM
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Posted By Gregfl

Well Guyz I just got back from Tampa. Honestly...

Well Guyz I just got back from Tampa. Honestly and hopefully without insulting anyone's bike here, The Fuji's and the Riddle's just aren't for me. The Riddles were better, but the Fuji's at the...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-12-15, 09:22 AM
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Views: 8,871
Posted By Gregfl

You have convinced me to take a ride to tampa,...

You have convinced me to take a ride to tampa, today. I will post my results.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-11-15, 06:04 PM
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Views: 8,871
Posted By Gregfl

Just trying to make an honest assement. I think...

Just trying to make an honest assement. I think I have made fair comparisons and have been critical of the paint scheme. My impression right now is that it is a propriety frame that I think is...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-11-15, 03:13 PM
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Views: 8,871
Posted By Gregfl

Not to split hairs but it is $2700 and includes...

Not to split hairs but it is $2700 and includes dura ace brake calipers, 2499 with the 105s. I get you don't like the frame and paint, I disagree with the former and agree with the latter. That...
Forum: Road Cycling
06-11-15, 12:42 PM
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Views: 8,871
Posted By Gregfl

That article pretty much says to build the bike...

That article pretty much says to build the bike like the Tommaso. With the exception of the rear deraileur (Tommaso its dura ace) and breakset (again dura ace).
The article recommends tHis:


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Forum: Road Cycling
06-11-15, 11:55 AM
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Views: 8,871
Posted By Gregfl

I think the riddle has an ugly frame, the tommaso...

I think the riddle has an ugly frame, the tommaso ugly lettering. Its a toss up, really.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-11-15, 11:47 AM
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Views: 8,871
Posted By Gregfl

You really should have the option of paying...

You really should have the option of paying tommaso more for dulling down that lettering.
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