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Posted By paulzinho

Just as example I sold my 1980's red 610 for I...

Just as example I sold my 1980's red 610 for I think it was $500-$600 to someone from Toronto. It was a gorgeous bike pristine and all orginal.
06-03-14, 07:01 PM
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Posted By paulzinho

Well I'm Still around but have not gotten to...

Well I'm Still around but have not gotten to riding it at all. Right now it is in my storage garage. I had to downsize and will be selling it shortly. I went from 20 bikes to my goal of just 2...
05-29-13, 03:49 PM
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Posted By paulzinho

The website dedicated to them is no more but I...

The website dedicated to them is no more but I found another one maybe you can ask there? http://www.theraleighbomber.proboards.com/
05-29-13, 03:41 PM
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Posted By paulzinho

Yep, that sums it up nicely from one point of...

Yep, that sums it up nicely from one point of view. An other point of view is that it stands out from the crowd.
05-23-13, 07:30 AM
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Posted By paulzinho

Thanks for the info I wouldn't have thought.

Thanks for the info I wouldn't have thought.
05-22-13, 05:49 PM
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Posted By paulzinho

Wow, if she can do it, I think there is some...

Wow, if she can do it, I think there is some business to be made. Sekine decals are notorious for not lasting.
05-16-13, 11:34 AM
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Posted By paulzinho

the serial number for my bike is W 92853

the serial number for my bike is W 92853
05-16-13, 09:06 AM
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Posted By paulzinho

Here is my pre 1973 made in japan magenta 10...

Here is my pre 1973 made in japan magenta 10 speed example with white bar tape and cables, and Dura-Ace brakes, sadly not a good fit for me.
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11-24-12, 07:12 PM
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Posted By paulzinho

Both bike look good externally. Love the 912. I...

Both bike look good externally. Love the 912. I have an older one myself. It's not a ridgerunner but still a nice bike. Even the low end miyatas were good bikes.
11-24-12, 09:35 AM
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Posted By paulzinho

Both are excellent higher end models, not top of...

Both are excellent higher end models, not top of the line but up there. No pictures?
02-23-12, 09:38 AM
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Posted By paulzinho

Well for what it is worth. I have a French...

Well for what it is worth. I have a French Vintage 1970 10 speed with Berg-Union spokes and Brass Nipples with "S S" stamped on them. The nipples are nickel plated brass.
02-19-12, 06:57 AM
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Posted By paulzinho

NIce, Thanks. I know this tread is old but I...

NIce, Thanks.
I know this tread is old but I had to say:

It came in very usefull for me.
02-18-12, 08:29 PM
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Posted By paulzinho

Very true, Elev12K, Sorry my mixup. Yes it...

Very true, Elev12K,

Sorry my mixup. Yes it is almost pristine, 'cause I never ride it. The 1" head tube means that it is hard to get syspended forks for it so it'll have to stay fully rigid. ...
02-18-12, 12:44 PM
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Posted By paulzinho

My AlumiTech 1990 RidgeRunner.

My AlumiTech 1990 RidgeRunner. Complete Delore LX Right down to the pedals. Sadly I never ride it.

http://farm6.static.flickr.com/5262/5701814858_19039955f9_z.jpg...
02-18-12, 08:36 AM
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Posted By paulzinho

WoW! I think Very Rare!

WoW! I think Very Rare!
02-04-12, 10:41 AM
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Posted By paulzinho

Thanks!

Thanks!
11-30-11, 02:27 PM
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Posted By paulzinho

Running Ridig is fine with me. I don't have any...

Running Ridig is fine with me. I don't have any good quality shocks to install. The GT Corrado is mostly Shimano 8-speed XT with some LX so I will be putting those parts on the Kona.

I have...
11-29-11, 07:29 PM
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Posted By paulzinho

Please help me decide which frame I should use for XC, singletrack

Iím looking to build a trail bike for single track and a lot of hill climbing on loose dirt sometimes like fine gravel (screenings). I donít do any DH only minor jumps like off wooden bridges, lots...
11-27-11, 12:56 PM
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Posted By paulzinho

I see, the tape is to protect the stiching. ...

I see, the tape is to protect the stiching. Makes sense that with repeated micro movements, over time, it could wear down the stitching.
11-27-11, 12:20 PM
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Posted By paulzinho

Ok so I need to get some coton twill tape from...

Ok so I need to get some coton twill tape from the fabric store. And it seems that I might be able to find liquid latex from a costume store or capret/flooring store.
The consensus is it may be...
11-27-11, 11:36 AM
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Posted By paulzinho

Tubular Tire missing the base tape, what to do?

Hi I have a tubular tire that was donated to me that holds air but does not have any base tape.
I temp mounted it on my ancient wheels and filled it up to 60psi. It's held that for a few days now. ...
11-17-11, 08:05 PM
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Posted By paulzinho

Let me be the first to say it; Excellent,...

Let me be the first to say it;

Excellent, Congradulations!.
11-14-11, 03:29 PM
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Posted By paulzinho

Nice higher end Sekine. Front an rear Titlist...

Nice higher end Sekine. Front an rear Titlist derailers, butted "Champion" Cro-Moly Tubing, Shimano forged dropouts, leather saddle, and very clean for it's age.
08-27-11, 07:50 AM
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Posted By paulzinho

You mean like these? At least pre 1973 ...

You mean like these? At least pre 1973

http://farm7.static.flickr.com/6065/6085139969_2909b06792_z.jpg
http://farm7.static.flickr.com/6181/6085147253_ef99799fac_z.jpg
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Posted By paulzinho

Your local market being Northern Ireland makes it...

Your local market being Northern Ireland makes it impoosible for me too comment on the value for your locality. Unless you are thinking of selling it on Ebay?
08-27-11, 07:15 AM
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Posted By paulzinho

When did this turn into a 610 thread?

Well you guys have inspired me to finally take some pictures of my Basement queen :o 1986 610 this morning.

When I got it, it had no miliage on it. But I had to take it for a couple 20km rides....
08-13-11, 11:19 AM
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Posted By paulzinho

Nice, and Congrats RodOfTheFiles; I see you've...

Nice, and Congrats RodOfTheFiles; I see you've bought your first Sekine.

Randy, loving the chrome money shot!

Paulzinho.
08-05-11, 06:02 AM
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Posted By paulzinho

Rather than a Frankenbike I will think of it as a...

Rather than a Frankenbike I will think of it as a conversion to free the bike from it's ATB-ness and those brakes. It's Really heavy though... :)
08-04-11, 06:23 PM
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Posted By paulzinho

Hey just an update for archve purposes. I was...

Hey just an update for archve purposes.
I was looking at the bike today that came with these brakes. It'a A Raleigh ATB "matterhorn" with a double chain ring up front and a 5-speed freewheel in the...
07-29-11, 11:41 AM
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Posted By paulzinho

Doh! My bad, He wrote divets. Not divits or...

Doh! My bad, He wrote divets. Not divits or divots. Neither are words yet.
07-29-11, 09:00 AM
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Posted By paulzinho

Hey I just heard back from the original owner. ...

Hey I just heard back from the original owner. He drilled and coloured the divits himself just to make the bike look different.
Well there you go.:)
07-27-11, 07:15 PM
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Posted By paulzinho

I can and will ask the original owner, in a...

I can and will ask the original owner, in a tactful manner of course.
07-26-11, 06:45 PM
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Posted By paulzinho

I found some matching Renolds decals on ebay for...

I found some matching Renolds decals on ebay for another Jeunet that were intact and they match. So this bike is indeed renolds 531 double butted tubes,stays and fork. FYI the frame on ebay is very...
07-26-11, 06:29 PM
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Posted By paulzinho

Drillium? Is that what they call those divits? ...

Drillium? Is that what they call those divits? Was that to lose weight or a style thing?



Oh no! I'm going to have to figure that out before I ride it...:cry:
07-26-11, 03:25 PM
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Posted By paulzinho

Thank you. I do think it is 531 DB. Here are...

Thank you. I do think it is 531 DB.
Here are more pictures and I mistook the three for a zero

http://farm7.static.flickr.com/6005/5978156535_0c91539c0c_z.jpg...
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Posted By paulzinho

here is the new C&V post for show 'n' tell ...

here is the new C&V post for show 'n' tell
http://www.bikeforums.net/showthread.php/755050-Got-a-good-deal-on-a-bike-today-Jeunet-Proifessional-(PIcture-heavy)
07-26-11, 02:40 PM
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Posted By paulzinho

Got a good deal on a bike today Jeunet Proifessional (PIcture heavy)

With alot of help and some needed prodding and shaming as well as offer to help with info on working with tubulars from DEVINFAN;
I pulled the trigger on this early 70 Juenet. The original owner is...
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Posted By paulzinho

Ok. Thanks for all the help so far and the...

Ok.
Thanks for all the help so far and the offer on helping with the tubulars
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Posted By paulzinho

Here are some initial pictures on flickr ...

Here are some initial pictures on flickr
http://www.flickr.com/photos/53871350@N02/5978160403/
http://www.flickr.com/photos/53871350@N02/5978165235/...
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Posted By paulzinho

I didn't get your advice until after I bought the...

I didn't get your advice until after I bought the bike. I'll have to hope for the best and deal with problems as I see them. Well I have it home. An you are right about the components. Also it...
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Posted By paulzinho

You're Right, I'm being a nob. I'm going to...

You're Right,
I'm being a nob. I'm going to buy it. I've just co-ordinated a time to pick up the bike. It was just that tubulars scare me, but I will get over it.

thanbks for the extra push!.
07-26-11, 08:00 AM
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Posted By paulzinho

The ST500/300 was an awsome bike. I had one of...

The ST500/300 was an awsome bike. I had one of too. The ST300 was a frame only where the ST500 was a complete bike. I think it was great that this company decided to build a bike to go along with...
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Posted By paulzinho

Humm, it needs a rear spoke and truing and a new...

Humm, it needs a rear spoke and truing and a new rear tire. Seems tubular tires are expensive.
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Posted By paulzinho

Nice. thanks for the info on the cranks. I...

Nice. thanks for the info on the cranks. I think all the holes confused me when I was searching. I does look like a bigish frame... :)
I'm going to try and have a look at it today to see if it...
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Posted By paulzinho

I have been doing some research and it looks like...

I have been doing some research and it looks like perhaps the gold rims are Mavic gold anodized. record du monde sewups.
and the rear derailer is Huret Jubilee later version with the longer spring....
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Posted By paulzinho

Some thoughts Make sure that the wheel set is...

Some thoughts
Make sure that the wheel set is the same size as the ones you are going to be riding and that they are totally inflated when checking out the standover height. Your "boys" may just...
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Posted By paulzinho

I'm looking at purchasing a Jeunet Bike, is this bike quality

Huret derailers
leather saddle
Chromed forks and chain stays
the rest I cannot identify

Is this a quality bike? Can you guys help me identify the components and model?

thanks for your help...
07-20-11, 05:27 AM
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Posted By paulzinho

Can you post pictures of this bike?

Can you post pictures of this bike?
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Posted By paulzinho

Seems similar to mine, other than the full chain...

Seems similar to mine, other than the full chain case and saddle. Best I can tell mine is a 1951 model year. Look for a serial number on the left side of the seat lug.

My thread with more...
07-08-11, 10:42 AM
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Posted By paulzinho

LOL! I did some more experimenting and it seems...

LOL!
I did some more experimenting and it seems that they almost work adequately if the brake pad posts are pushed in towards the wheel as much as safely possible.

Now where did I put my...
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