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07-12-19, 08:27 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,760
Posted By Pcampeau

Iíll second that! Iím eagerly awaiting -English...

Iíll second that! Iím eagerly awaiting -English Steel- Classic Bicycle Design From England.
07-11-19, 11:18 PM
Replies: 177
Views: 9,754
Posted By Pcampeau

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Dio tribute crossing lights are cool!
07-07-19, 07:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 465
Posted By Pcampeau

Ahh yes. The hardware that came with the fenders...

Ahh yes. The hardware that came with the fenders fit fine and threaded directly into the eyelets on the rear. The eyelets on the front were a bit larger. I had to cheat and use a locknut on the...
07-07-19, 12:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 465
Posted By Pcampeau

Fork Dropouts appear to be normal. I used modern...

Fork Dropouts appear to be normal. I used modern Velo Orange hubs and the skewers hold perfectly.
07-07-19, 12:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 465
Posted By Pcampeau

Hi Kurt, thanks for the compliment on the build!...

Hi Kurt, thanks for the compliment on the build! Yes thatís copper wire I bought from a bead store near me. I like the way it looks over the Brooks bar tape and matches the copper rivets on the...
07-07-19, 09:15 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 465
Posted By Pcampeau

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Hopefully the lugs display clearly. Took these...
07-05-19, 08:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 465
Posted By Pcampeau

I have the Coffee painted version with this same...

I have the Coffee painted version with this same decal scheme. ďCarltonĒ on the down tube, ďSuper CourseĒon the top tube, and the Raleigh anniversary headbadge. Mine has a 1967 serial #, I think...
06-20-19, 12:28 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 8,163
Posted By Pcampeau

Did you explain that error code 16 means that one...

Did you explain that error code 16 means that one of at least sixteen possible problems has occurred?
06-11-19, 06:48 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,515
Posted By Pcampeau

It looks great in every way! Nice work!

It looks great in every way! Nice work!
06-03-19, 03:00 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,838
Posted By Pcampeau

Itís certainly a frame with interesting angles...

Itís certainly a frame with interesting angles and a beautiful finish. I canít wait to heat how it rides. Nice pickup!
06-02-19, 12:30 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 615
Posted By Pcampeau

Thatís a nice one 3alamer! Not a blemish to be...

Thatís a nice one 3alamer! Not a blemish to be seen on the drive side. I believe the entire frame is 4130 Chromoly but only the top and down tubes are double butted. I could be mistaken but thatís...
06-01-19, 08:34 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 615
Posted By Pcampeau

Okay, thanks for the pic. Itís clearly a 7....

Okay, thanks for the pic. Itís clearly a 7. Still, your bike with its color scheme and decals appears in the Schwinn catalogs for 1980, 81, and 82 and no other years at all.
06-01-19, 08:11 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 615
Posted By Pcampeau

Is there any chance that the last digit on your...

Is there any chance that the last digit on your headbadge is a 1 and not a 7? This bike was definitely not available in 77 or 87, but right in the middle; 80, 81, 82.
05-29-19, 10:40 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,965
Posted By Pcampeau

Handsome Cycles has nice aluminum fenders that...

Handsome Cycles has nice aluminum fenders that fit well on my Super Course. They come in Silver, Copper, Gold, and Black and have a hammered...
05-22-19, 09:46 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,965
Posted By Pcampeau

That looks like itís gonna be a good one!

That looks like itís gonna be a good one!
05-22-19, 09:20 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,838
Posted By Pcampeau

There is also a model called the Cobra which had...

There is also a model called the Cobra which had (I think) a downward arc for the length of the stay. Not sure which years had this and I suppose I could be mistaken. Sorry I do not have a picture.
05-22-19, 09:10 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,838
Posted By Pcampeau

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Do you mean wrapped like this? If so, then yes. ...
05-17-19, 07:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 449
Posted By Pcampeau

Itís clearly a great frame! Can you give us a...

Itís clearly a great frame! Can you give us a serial number?
05-15-19, 09:04 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 648
Posted By Pcampeau

The OPsí bike is a Superbe and definitely from...

The OPsí bike is a Superbe and definitely from 1981. Itís listed in the 1981 catalog right below the Professional Mark V and above the Competition GS. Not sure how to post a photo from the catalog....
05-09-19, 08:57 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 744
Posted By Pcampeau

From the photos youíre chrome looks about right...

From the photos youíre chrome looks about right to my eye. It looks like we have about the same size frame. Mine is a repaint with vinyl decals but has itís original components reinstalled. There...
05-08-19, 11:13 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 744
Posted By Pcampeau

The freewheel on my 72 Pro is an Atom 6 speed 13...

The freewheel on my 72 Pro is an Atom 6 speed 13 - 24. I believe itís original.
05-08-19, 10:40 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 744
Posted By Pcampeau

Do the lugs look like this? I believe they are...

Do the lugs look like this? I believe they are called Hayden bird mouth lugs and they are only available on the 72 model of the Professional. Sometimes they donít have windows cut out. They were...
04-29-19, 03:00 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 653
Posted By Pcampeau

Nice dropout. Can we see the rest of the frame...

Nice dropout. Can we see the rest of the frame now?
04-27-19, 06:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 552
Posted By Pcampeau

Great looking Super Course! Same color as mine....

Great looking Super Course! Same color as mine. There is another way to damage a down tube like that besides collision. Those nearly unusable long triangular bike racks that everyone locks up to...
04-27-19, 12:41 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 6,101
Posted By Pcampeau

Okay Iím convinced. Paint it is. I forgot about...

Okay Iím convinced. Paint it is. I forgot about spider rust so thanks for the reminder. As far as the builders comments go, he said that he used silver and did the patch from the inside. That waxy...
04-26-19, 08:34 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 6,101
Posted By Pcampeau

Thanks! That went over very well.

Thanks! That went over very well.
04-26-19, 12:02 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 6,101
Posted By Pcampeau

I agree, Alex does great work! Thanks for the...

I agree, Alex does great work! Thanks for the recommendation. Iíll be sure to clear coat it before I build it up. I have a brother that Iíve invited into this project and he and I have begun...
04-25-19, 08:01 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 6,101
Posted By Pcampeau

I was going to try and touch up with paint over...

I was going to try and touch up with paint over the repair but now I wonít. Iíve grown strangely fond of the gash. The repair is real smooth. I canít feel it at all.
04-25-19, 07:44 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 6,101
Posted By Pcampeau

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04-09-19, 11:27 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,588
Posted By Pcampeau

R The fork should be broken after climbing that...

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The fork should be broken after climbing that chunk of rock. The broken or bent fork may be the only accuracy in this silly picture.
04-01-19, 06:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 368
Posted By Pcampeau

Thanks, I wish I could find some larger sized...

Thanks, I wish I could find some larger sized dust covers for it.
04-01-19, 05:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 368
Posted By Pcampeau

Iíve never considered wire brushing but thatís a...

Iíve never considered wire brushing but thatís a good idea.
04-01-19, 10:49 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 368
Posted By Pcampeau

I had the same problem on my 68 supercourse when...

I had the same problem on my 68 supercourse when I installed this Campy derailleur....
03-24-19, 09:20 PM
Replies: 1,529
Views: 255,766
Posted By Pcampeau

68 is the first appearance in the catalog, yes....

68 is the first appearance in the catalog, yes. But the serial number on mine seems to date it to late 67.
03-24-19, 09:02 PM
Replies: 1,529
Views: 255,766
Posted By Pcampeau

Hereís the rest of the bike since I donít think...

Hereís the rest of the bike since I donít think Iíve posted it here yet. Itís a 1968 badged as a Raleigh with Carlton decals on the down...
03-24-19, 08:52 PM
Replies: 1,529
Views: 255,766
Posted By Pcampeau

You can often pay a ridiculously high sum for one...

You can often pay a ridiculously high sum for one of those adjusters on eBay or you can just use a ferrule. Mine doesnít even fit in the hole but works just fine. I can only make adjustments at the...
03-19-19, 01:19 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,107
Posted By Pcampeau

According to the serial # your bike was made in...

According to the serial # your bike was made in May of 1975. Iíve got the same color from 1978 in a Varsity.
03-14-19, 06:15 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,063
Posted By Pcampeau

You didnít list the colors of your bikes. I...

You didnít list the colors of your bikes. I could tell you whatís missing based on that.
03-10-19, 12:46 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 724
Posted By Pcampeau

Iím very glad I read your thread. I find Rodís...

Iím very glad I read your thread. I find Rodís work and your sentimental words to be inspiring. Enjoy the ride up that mountain. What a beautiful ride that will be!
03-09-19, 01:09 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,417
Posted By Pcampeau

I enjoyed it very much! Thanks for posting.👍🏼

I enjoyed it very much! Thanks for posting.👍🏼
03-06-19, 06:52 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 2,806
Posted By Pcampeau

There is an 85 Supercourse for sale on eBay right...

There is an 85 Supercourse for sale on eBay right now. You wouldnít know that itís not a Prestige just by looking at the color. You have to check the decals in order to tell the difference. Even...
03-06-19, 01:47 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 2,806
Posted By Pcampeau

Very nice!

Very nice!
03-06-19, 01:42 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 2,806
Posted By Pcampeau

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03-06-19, 01:18 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 2,806
Posted By Pcampeau

What will she say when you come home with the...

What will she say when you come home with the white Competition from this time frame? According to the photo you still need one of those.
03-02-19, 04:23 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,303
Posted By Pcampeau

Yes itís a very good bike! That was $40 well...

Yes itís a very good bike! That was $40 well spent. Tempos are fun bikes to ride and if itís not your size itís an easy flip.
02-22-19, 01:41 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 857
Posted By Pcampeau

No matter what year the the bikes creation, you...

No matter what year the the bikes creation, you are are clearly retiring in fine style. Congratulations on that!
02-21-19, 01:22 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 455
Posted By Pcampeau

Yes thatís how it appears to me too. Thatís a...

Yes thatís how it appears to me too. Thatís a varsity fork. What you have looks to be either a Varsity with a collegiate chainring or a Collegiate with a Varsity fork. Both frames were the same...
02-21-19, 12:54 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 455
Posted By Pcampeau

Looks like a Schwinn Collegiate Sport (five...

Looks like a Schwinn Collegiate Sport (five speed) to me, however the fork looks rather Varsity like. If you go back into the 1977 catalog, your frame is not pictured, but if you look under the...
02-20-19, 01:35 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,272
Posted By Pcampeau

An inch too tall? Thatís nuthin for the chance...

An inch too tall? Thatís nuthin for the chance to own a bike like that! Congratulations, itís really beautiful!
02-19-19, 11:52 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 6,101
Posted By Pcampeau

Iíll be using period components. After looking...

Iíll be using period components. After looking over the brochures and spec sheets for the Franco Suisse and then looking around for some of the parts, it seems that some components will be tough to...
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