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09-19-20, 12:41 PM
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Posted By Sir_Name

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09-12-20, 03:43 PM
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Posted By Sir_Name

Beautiful riding weather today! ...

Beautiful riding weather today!

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09-11-20, 05:10 PM
Replies: 16,119
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Posted By nlerner

Headed down to Woodstock, CT, to explore dirt...

Headed down to Woodstock, CT, to explore dirt trails and country roads with a few friends:
...
09-03-20, 06:51 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 2,911
Posted By mongol777

Couple more shots in different light. And yes, I...

Couple more shots in different light. And yes, I do prefer colored electrical vinyl tape finish to twine :D I like to change things up often and it is easier with tape.
One thing I completely forgot...
07-17-20, 08:44 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 711
Posted By 3speedslow

Seriously could have gone all day not knowing...

Seriously could have gone all day not knowing that. Seriously I am happy for your good luck too! Things only go my way lately when I don’t get hit by a car today, or like yesterday and hopefully...
07-17-20, 07:43 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,460
Posted By Doug Fattic

I am super curious about who made this frame. It...

I am super curious about who made this frame. It has an extraordinary amount of custom details. The seat binder bolt is incorporated into the seat stays. The equipment to do this probably has to...
07-16-20, 08:43 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 711
Posted By SoccerBallXan

:crash: What? Why? Who? When? :cry:

:crash:

What? Why? Who? When? :cry:
06-17-20, 04:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 703
Posted By The Golden Boy

That's a really pretty bike. I bet you're going...

That's a really pretty bike. I bet you're going to make it an even prettier bike.

Congratulations and good luck!!!
05-16-20, 07:10 PM
Replies: 16,119
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Posted By mkeller234

Today we took out monster bike, version II: ...

Today we took out monster bike, version II:


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05-07-20, 01:26 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,255
Posted By canklecat

Y'all must be listening to The Nazz instead of...

Y'all must be listening to The Nazz instead of Archie Bell and the Drells.

You gotta tighten up...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uN7vm-k-AaA

...not loosen up....
04-20-20, 04:22 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,718
Posted By randyjawa

Based on recent experience, it is not hard to...

Based on recent experience, it is not hard to social distance in the situation at all. Only a few days ago, after two or three days of computer hunting, I bought a mid-sixties Torpado Professional......
04-15-20, 05:44 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,827
Posted By tyrion

I do my best ebay competative bidding when I'm...

I do my best ebay competative bidding when I'm drunk.
04-11-20, 05:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 558
Posted By robertj298

Would this be considered French fit?

Just put new bottom bracket bearings in, regreased hub bearings. Rides great. At 62 cm the bike is probably too big but it is very comfortable to ride like this. O could probably raise the seat a...
04-10-20, 04:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 367
Posted By Chr0m0ly

I “made her” come out for a quick test run, and...

I “made her” come out for a quick test run, and the first comment was “Hey! This is great for my butt!”

Lol! She’s digging the extra cush for sure! I’ll try and drag her on some gravel runs...
04-08-20, 08:07 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,924
Posted By The Golden Boy

I Got A New Hat!!!

Last week I went for a ride- probably about the longest I've ridden this year. I'm both out of shape and out of practice. On the way home I was going up a hill, a hill I've ridden up dozens of times....
04-05-20, 07:17 PM
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Posted By Drillium Dude

Me and a buddy did our "L'Eroica Tribute" ride...

Me and a buddy did our "L'Eroica Tribute" ride today by adding some hills and gravel to the route. Just short of 40 miles, he on a '77 Superior and me on the Casati. Good times :)
...
03-11-20, 10:15 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,201
Posted By MrK.

I got one. I impulse bought this vintage Worksman...

I got one. I impulse bought this vintage Worksman newsboy bike a few years ago. I have a buddy that I thought would be all over it but he was not so I am stuck with it. Might be that it weighs about...
01-12-20, 08:29 PM
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Views: 1,672,748
Posted By noglider

We are at our weekend house. We took a ten-mile...

We are at our weekend house. We took a ten-mile ride and stopped at the food coop near home. No pictures of the ride, but here's my bike. I recently put on a new triple crankset, and it's fantastic....
01-08-20, 07:38 PM
Replies: 608
Views: 50,697
Posted By thinktubes

Bikes are going into hibernation, so time to dig...

Bikes are going into hibernation, so time to dig out the music stuff.

Finally got around to trying out this late 80's Gallien Krueger 400rb II bass head. Found it at a rummage sale for $20 about 5...
12-19-19, 12:23 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,453
Posted By Spaghetti Legs

Yet another Heron has landed

An American one this time! My Heron Randonneur arrived today after a fresh coat of powder from Groody Bros. I quickly re-installed the Stronglight headset to get some pics. Build plans will be Campy...
10-13-19, 03:14 PM
Replies: 16,119
Views: 1,672,748
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 :)
...
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: 1,672,748
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
Replies: 195
Views: 25,147
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: 3,858
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: 6,238
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
Replies: 134
Views: 10,903
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.
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08-02-19, 05:13 PM
Replies: 172
Views: 10,938
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
Replies: 172
Views: 10,938
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: 671
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.
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07-22-19, 01:43 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 8,685
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: 6,739
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: 861
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: 861
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
Views: 861
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: 861
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: 861
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: 861
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: 14,041
Views: 3,022,323
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: 861
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: 578
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: 578
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
Replies: 16,119
Views: 1,672,748
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: 9,557
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: 900
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: 807
Posted By willydstyle

1989 Fuji Ace Restomod

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05-09-19, 06:28 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,558
Posted By ksryder

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

This really must be vintage if people are still reading bike snob.
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