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10-13-19, 03:14 PM
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Posted By Drillium Dude

Finally got out for the first time this week...

Finally got out for the first time this week (besides commuting to school, that is). Beautiful day, and comfy if you bundled up and covered the knees :)
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09-20-19, 07:56 PM
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Posted By Drillium Dude

About 40+ miles to Issaquah and back. Ran into...

About 40+ miles to Issaquah and back. Ran into Bob Freeman's wife Deanna and her friend Debbie purely by chance on the trail while passing through Redmond. Small world :)

This pic was taken about...
09-11-19, 06:40 PM
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Posted By ColonelJLloyd

Yessir. Dang!

Yessir. Dang!
09-10-19, 07:30 PM
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Views: 1,306,645
Posted By Slightspeed

It was a rare cool and cloudy day in SoCal, but I...

It was a rare cool and cloudy day in SoCal, but I had a morning dentist appointment, so was only able to work in a quick 15.5 miles up thru Porter Ranch and Chatsworth Park on the '78 Raleigh Super...
09-10-19, 07:16 PM
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Posted By gomango

Gorgeous and such a versatile build. ...

Gorgeous and such a versatile build.

Speaking my language, for sure.
08-23-19, 06:46 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,738
Posted By Prowler

I made it, all 300 miles in a bit over 4 days....

I made it, all 300 miles in a bit over 4 days. Over 27 hours of spinning the tires. ~ 11 mph ave speed. I'm gonna rest all weekend.

I'll get photos and a story up soon. Have to get the snaps...
08-20-19, 08:56 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 4,915
Posted By zjrog

You mention lightning striking twice... I bought...

You mention lightning striking twice... I bought a rocket a few months ago. 92 Trek 1400, 105 group......
08-04-19, 09:41 AM
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Views: 6,863
Posted By Vonruden

These are the ones I can’t see myself selling...

These are the ones I can’t see myself selling anytime soon.
http://i1266.photobucket.com/albums/jj533/vonruden1/C494DF51-0158-4862-A26E-D4E3E36E4DD5_zpsokw8soj1.jpg...
08-02-19, 05:13 PM
Replies: 172
Views: 8,803
Posted By Drillium Dude

Bike-shaped object: ...

Bike-shaped object:

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3ttt saddle is left over from the...
08-01-19, 07:21 PM
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Posted By Vonruden

Stress relief ...

Stress relief
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07-27-19, 12:41 PM
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Views: 8,803
Posted By Drillium Dude

Crazy New Bike Day

I ended up getting the Bianchi after all! I had almost given up hope in this thread: A little help? (https://www.bikeforums.net/classic-vintage/1179185-little-help.html)

The seller contacted me...
07-25-19, 10:52 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 501
Posted By -holiday76

does this come with the blue towel?

does this come with the blue towel?
07-23-19, 05:08 PM
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Posted By Vonruden

Found this one destined for the scrap heap. ...

Found this one destined for the scrap heap.
http://i1266.photobucket.com/albums/jj533/vonruden1/9E029485-8A62-4818-926A-DE23E534E439_zpsvme1zwo3.jpg...
07-22-19, 01:43 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,470
Posted By JimR56

50 years later, another Mercier

So, this is my first thread on BF. I only found the forums recently, after getting more serious about doing some online research on Mercier bikes. My dad gave me a new burgundy red Mercier (probably...
07-20-19, 11:55 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 4,694
Posted By northbend

Field Note 15 I am home now. Arriving yesterday...

Field Note 15
I am home now. Arriving yesterday around noon. I figure I better write the end of my journal while the impressions are still fresh, the legs still twitching and my writing ability...
07-05-19, 01:52 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 704
Posted By tyler_fred

Fender1 seems like an outstanding fellow, but all...

Fender1 seems like an outstanding fellow, but all bets are off when he and his daughter fight over who gets the rainbow pants leg strap!!
07-05-19, 12:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 704
Posted By mgopack42

On a much smaller scale, I was in line at a rural...

On a much smaller scale, I was in line at a rural convenience store to buy a Gatorade, all decked out in my Lycra. I struck up a conversation with a guy I would classify as a typical foothills...
07-05-19, 12:45 PM
Replies: 13
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Posted By The Golden Boy

Congratulations!!! Full on 531 goodness! ...

Congratulations!!!

Full on 531 goodness!

Will your daughter understand how cool of a bike that is?

Will the big one for you?

Enjoy!
07-05-19, 12:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 704
Posted By nomadmax

I buy and sell on CL pretty often. I have a...

I buy and sell on CL pretty often. I have a standing rule when buying; if it's worth what they're asking and it's as described, I pay the asking price, no haggling. The only time I haggle is when the...
07-05-19, 12:00 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 704
Posted By merziac

fender1 :thumb: Well done, quite a haul....

fender1

:thumb: Well done, quite a haul. Assuming the big one fits you, the coolest thing about this is you and your daughter could have matching C+V rides = Priceless. ;)
07-05-19, 11:58 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 704
Posted By dweenk

The old adage "you'll catch more flies with sugar...

The old adage "you'll catch more flies with sugar than with vinegar" applies here. Being in-your-face with a transaction usually results in no transaction at all. The hard-ass sellers and buyers that...
07-05-19, 11:55 AM
Replies: 13,628
Views: 2,764,171
Posted By shoota

My most recent find, 1985 Schwinn Madison. It's...

My most recent find, 1985 Schwinn Madison. It's in really great shape, even the original tires are ride-able.
...
07-05-19, 11:46 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 704
Posted By Fahrenheit531

Whether it pays or not, it's just the right thing...

Whether it pays or not, it's just the right thing to do. So far I've done a pretty good job teaching my kids that. Hopefully it sticks.
05-31-19, 10:49 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 498
Posted By The Golden Boy

Technical term is "TWINSIES!!!" All caps...

Technical term is "TWINSIES!!!"

All caps required.
05-30-19, 07:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 498
Posted By cqlink

Go Figure - Voyageur SP

1983 Voyageur SP. Seller listed locally for a fair $350. I offered lower not expecting a reply and, no surprise - didn't get one.

Saw it listed on eBay for $350 with "make offer" feature. Offered...
05-26-19, 01:07 PM
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Posted By DMNHCAGrandPrix

Nice 40 mile ride along the Bay Area Peninsula on...

Nice 40 mile ride along the Bay Area Peninsula on Saturday. 1961 Rene Herse shown near Crystal Springs, a scenic reservoir which holds water coming all the way from the Sierras.

It took me a...
05-21-19, 09:28 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 8,444
Posted By mstateglfr

The CL market around me is turrble for C&V. ...

The CL market around me is turrble for C&V. Either entry level bikes I am not interested in or nice bikes that are laughably expensive.
I sold a refurbished and modernized early 90s Specialized...
05-17-19, 11:45 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 544
Posted By delicious

My '76 Raleigh Pro 650b Conversion / Touring / Rando Bike

This Raleigh has had several forms over the last decade, including a tubular-clad racing bike, long distance touring rig (Portland->SF in 2016), and mixed-terrain 650b randonneuring bike.

I was...
05-15-19, 03:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 533
Posted By willydstyle

1989 Fuji Ace Restomod

https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/fuji_ace_39e9d6d602c8a9183b0992b13b3f6be4a9fae623.jpg...
05-09-19, 06:28 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,325
Posted By ksryder

This really must be vintage if people are still...

This really must be vintage if people are still reading bike snob.
04-22-19, 12:44 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,282
Posted By daviddavieboy

Bob Jackson painted

I was planning to get my frame powder coated but the fellow doing it was having a lot of trouble with taping in the lugs with the heat resistant tape. Another method he tried (wiping the powder off...
04-22-19, 09:41 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,058
Posted By rideandgoseek

MORE PICS FROM MY FIRST 2 RIDES THIS WEEKEND ...

MORE PICS FROM MY FIRST 2 RIDES THIS WEEKEND

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/750x738/mb8_a71cc55af65945fffb6ca876b20a423289f001b1.jpg...
04-17-19, 07:27 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,511
Posted By 52telecaster

On a little tour on my Bob Jackson.

I have ridden 175 miles in 3 days thru northwestern illinois and some of iowa. Its been...
02-14-16, 05:53 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,714
Posted By Metacortex

I've posted this before...

I've posted this before (http://www.bikeforums.net/classic-vintage/1039061-damaged-regina-freewheel-dremel-rescue.html#post18334706) but it bears repeating:

From what I've seen the easiest and...
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