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10-20-21, 12:21 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 4,559
Posted By fleslider

Looks like white Shimano Sport LX to me

Looks like white Shimano Sport LX to me
10-20-21, 12:11 PM
Replies: 9,951
Views: 1,124,282
Posted By fleslider

Agreed the 7 speed Brifters will be easier to...

Agreed the 7 speed Brifters will be easier to learn.
10-05-21, 03:22 PM
Replies: 169
Views: 51,709
Posted By fleslider

18.5 is the frame size from the center of the...

18.5 is the frame size from the center of the bottom bracket to the top of the top tube. here is a catalog for the 87's which would be close to the 86.
...
10-05-21, 03:11 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 803
Posted By fleslider

Ohh nice score i think all 3 are worth saving!...

Ohh nice score i think all 3 are worth saving! Ive used PB-Blaster before and every few days went down and sprayed more in from the bottom bracket side, after doing that for a week or so.. it was a...
09-28-21, 09:40 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 4,559
Posted By fleslider

Maybe not rare but didn't see a pic of any here...

Maybe not rare but didn't see a pic of any here so how about the you either love or hate them ... Shimano Sante!
...
09-28-21, 09:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 228
Posted By fleslider

yup thats a 93 Sworks Steel, a great frame i have...

yup thats a 93 Sworks Steel, a great frame i have one also that was turned into a city type bike with long (to long) of a threadless steerer. I have yet to find a good catalog for this bike as the...
09-28-21, 09:18 AM
09-01-21, 11:08 AM
Replies: 9,951
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Posted By fleslider

Those are nice bikes, I have one that a guy gave...

Those are nice bikes, I have one that a guy gave me like yours that's a early 84 model as it has the 83 headbadge and downtube logo. then the steer tube is gold not silver like you see in the...
08-26-21, 11:13 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 238
Posted By fleslider

I would agree a 1987 Model.

I would agree a 1987 Model.
08-18-21, 03:17 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,823
Posted By fleslider

How does the rear derailleur hanger look? if its...

How does the rear derailleur hanger look? if its bent and not aligned it will also give you shifting issues.
08-18-21, 02:42 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 20,428
Posted By fleslider

As far as i know, it depends on the model, the...

As far as i know, it depends on the model, the higher end models were Japan and the others were Taiwan...
08-18-21, 12:33 AM
Replies: 169
Views: 51,709
Posted By fleslider

Welcome to the forums. and get some posts up so...

Welcome to the forums. and get some posts up so we can see some pics of the DB's!
08-18-21, 12:31 AM
Replies: 169
Views: 51,709
Posted By fleslider

Nice Ascent EX, looks to be a 1990 , this is...

Nice Ascent EX, looks to be a 1990 ,

this is the 1991 downtube logo...
08-18-21, 12:26 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 315
Posted By fleslider

Yup definitely a 1987 Model. that font of the...

Yup definitely a 1987 Model. that font of the Ascent was only for 1987. I had one when i was growing up got it new in 1987, although mine was red, the same color as the 86 model, but 1987 graphics...
07-26-21, 01:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 359
Posted By fleslider

I agree the Deore is the better way to go, to...

I agree the Deore is the better way to go, to much for the Ultegra.

I dont think you will ever hear anyone in Classic-Vintage group ever tell you to just go buy a CAADX.. lol
07-20-21, 11:50 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 583
Posted By fleslider

Nice build of the ProTour, It looks to be a 1984...

Nice build of the ProTour, It looks to be a 1984 model with the frame colors and graphics, I am working on its little brother a 1984 Elite GT.

you are probably aware but if not the Pro-Tour has...
07-18-21, 11:38 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,703
Posted By fleslider

Heres a survivor, 1986 Fisher Montare only things...

Heres a survivor, 1986 Fisher Montare only things replaced were the Chain/Tires/Tubes and almost all of the cables, The Brake housing is original
...
07-08-21, 01:18 PM
Replies: 9,951
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Posted By fleslider

thats way to much for a mid 70's LeMans it looks...

thats way to much for a mid 70's LeMans it looks like. not actually a touring bike.. or in Centurion's case a Pro-Tour.

Although the frame looks to be in great shape the rest of the bike would...
07-02-21, 06:14 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 6,082
Posted By fleslider

Heres a bonded oddity! a 1990 Diamond Back...

Heres a bonded oddity! a 1990 Diamond Back Carbon.

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07-02-21, 05:55 PM
Replies: 9,951
Views: 1,124,282
Posted By fleslider

I think you are right, seen pics of pretty much...

I think you are right, seen pics of pretty much every other Centurion model, but never the 86 Prestige!
07-01-21, 01:14 PM
Replies: 9,951
Views: 1,124,282
Posted By fleslider

Awesome, Thanks seypat Now will someone...

Awesome, Thanks seypat

Now will someone find a 1986 Prestige please! lol
06-30-21, 11:29 PM
Replies: 9,951
Views: 1,124,282
Posted By fleslider

Congratulations, Welcome to the Prestige club! I...

Congratulations, Welcome to the Prestige club! I would like to post a few pictures of the Prestige, some nice drive side pics and some frame detail pics....ohh and a nice close up shot of the...
06-30-21, 11:14 PM
Replies: 9,951
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Posted By fleslider

Centurion had two Touring bikes although they...

Centurion had two Touring bikes although they were last made in 1984 , but they were pretty nice in my opinion, and apparently Gary Fisher liked them also...
06-15-21, 09:48 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,837
Posted By fleslider

Nice Score! my 1985 Ascent has the same bars/Stem...

Nice Score! my 1985 Ascent has the same bars/Stem

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05-24-21, 10:34 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,024
Posted By fleslider

i know my 1992 Cannondale T1000 came with fenders...

i know my 1992 Cannondale T1000 came with fenders stock.

1992 Cannondale Catalog (https://vintagecannondale.com/year/1992/1992.pdf)
05-18-21, 10:42 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,298
Posted By fleslider

My vote for the Centurion Prestige, made three...

My vote for the Centurion Prestige, made three years 1985,86, and 1989

Here is my 1989 Prestige...
05-14-21, 11:27 PM
Replies: 7,950
Views: 2,322,258
Posted By fleslider

I used to have your twin, my 1986 Ascent ...

I used to have your twin, my 1986 Ascent

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05-03-21, 11:15 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 19,790
Posted By fleslider

1986 Fisher Montare ...

1986 Fisher Montare
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1988 GT Karakoram...
05-03-21, 10:31 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 20,075
Posted By fleslider

1989 Centurion Prestige ...

1989 Centurion Prestige
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04-20-21, 09:40 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,612
Posted By fleslider

Great Job on the ST, I love these early C-Dale...

Great Job on the ST, I love these early C-Dale touring bikes. i have a slightly later 1992 T1000 that i love!
04-12-21, 01:29 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,493
Posted By fleslider

The Straight Teal/White were 1987 Masters, in...

The Straight Teal/White were 1987 Masters, in 1988 there is a Teal fade to white that is a Expert
04-12-21, 01:09 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 18,307
Posted By fleslider

If anybody has Centurion catalogs I would be...

If anybody has Centurion catalogs I would be interested in them either hard copies i can scan or digital copies i can add to vintage-centurion.com
04-10-21, 10:20 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 396
Posted By fleslider

Thanks for posting that, it was cool to see it,...

Thanks for posting that, it was cool to see it, Always see things on Shimano MTB stuff but not Suntour MTB
04-01-21, 04:18 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,493
Posted By fleslider

I have learned that apparently Zunow worked...

I have learned that apparently Zunow worked closely with Tange, so not sure how WSI (Centurion), decided to use Zunow , other than the Tange connection. I would also be interested in Zunow's...
03-31-21, 02:11 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,493
Posted By fleslider

According to Dave Scott all of the Steel Race...

According to Dave Scott all of the Steel Race Bikes that him and Mike Pigg raced on were Zunow's. this would have been between 1984-1986 for Dave and 1988 for Mike. After that Dave went to Carbon in...
03-24-21, 01:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 599
Posted By fleslider

Back in those days , Toe Clips were for the...

Back in those days , Toe Clips were for the serious cyclist. the Clipless pedals were the rage upgrade for the road bike guys, but most didnt have them on their Mt Bikes, I had a Diamond back Ascent...
03-23-21, 01:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 599
Posted By fleslider

Thanks for posting that I really enjoyed the...

Thanks for posting that I really enjoyed the Centurion and GT. I have a 1988 Karakoram and back in the day my Dad had the Mongoose Alta.

I would be interested in seeing the tables of specs for the...
03-16-21, 04:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 409
Posted By fleslider

Use the advice above to remove the crank arm from...

Use the advice above to remove the crank arm from the bike then you will need to use the TL-UN96 to remove the nut on the backside of the drive crank arm to remove the chainring . hope that makes...
Replies: 17
Views: 2,399
Posted By fleslider

Good thoughts T-Mar, that does seem to coincide...

Good thoughts T-Mar, that does seem to coincide with the Prestige offering. I have yet to see the 86 Prestige other than the one in the catalog.

I do know that the Professional bikes used by Dave...
03-10-21, 03:26 PM
Replies: 169
Views: 51,709
Posted By fleslider

yup thats a 1987 Ascent.. you can tell by...

yup thats a 1987 Ascent..

you can tell by the Ascent logo with the letters spreadout. the 1986 had a different font, you can reference the 1st page of this thread to the 1986 Ascent i used to own.
Replies: 17
Views: 2,399
Posted By fleslider

Err moslty correct the Ironman held the top of...

Err moslty correct the Ironman held the top of the line for 1987 and 1988.
03-04-21, 01:00 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,176
Posted By fleslider

Agreed didnt want to use "600 Ultegra" to keep...

Agreed didnt want to use "600 Ultegra" to keep clarity on the 600 to 600 Ultegra change. I usually refer to it as Tricolor .. heck i usually call it 6400.
03-03-21, 04:14 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 679
Posted By fleslider

I have ran into an issue like this, and it was...

I have ran into an issue like this, and it was that the screw that is the stop for the Jockey Wheel plates was removed and was replaced but the cage plates had rotated causing very little tension on...
03-03-21, 03:18 PM
Replies: 9,951
Views: 1,124,282
Posted By fleslider

Now back to IM talk... err Prestige talk. I know...

Now back to IM talk... err Prestige talk. I know not a IM...

Finished mostly my 1989 Prestige 62cm Frame and almost all original componentry. It rides like a dream!
...
03-03-21, 02:52 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,176
Posted By fleslider

Ultegra came out for the 1988 models. Being...

Ultegra came out for the 1988 models.

Being a teenager in the late 80's I loved Sante the minute i saw it, there was a draw to me because it wasn't polished/Chromed. I know thats Blasphemy to...
02-25-21, 03:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 672
Posted By fleslider

what is the spoke hole count on each?

what is the spoke hole count on each?
02-25-21, 02:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 624
Posted By fleslider

Ive never seen a triple triangle DB before, or...

Ive never seen a triple triangle DB before, or those decals. is this US or EU version?
02-17-21, 03:40 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 258
Posted By fleslider

Look to be Tektro brake pads, but dont seem to...

Look to be Tektro brake pads, but dont seem to recall ones with the star on the wheel guide
02-17-21, 03:36 PM
Replies: 1,458
Views: 184,224
Posted By fleslider

you have a pic of the wheel , need a RX100 one...

you have a pic of the wheel , need a RX100 one for my Diamond Back Expert TG
02-17-21, 02:06 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 691
Posted By fleslider

Fort Collins Here!

Fort Collins Here!
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