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Posted By robertofergy

Haha yeah I meant to swap the saddle before...

Haha yeah I meant to swap the saddle before taking photos, should have put the Turbo on it
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Posted By robertofergy

Guerciotti, moving on

Trying to thin out the herd as I don't bike as much as I used to and many bikes are going unused.

Quite unfortunate that the previous owner "upgraded" to Shimano 600 in the 90s and couldnt find...
07-16-18, 07:14 PM
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Posted By robertofergy

Haha nope, none of that is me. The guy sure is...

Haha nope, none of that is me. The guy sure is shooting for the moon with those frames in this market.
07-14-18, 11:37 PM
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Posted By robertofergy

Yup its Aelle R. Unfortunately at some...

Yup its Aelle R.

Unfortunately at some point she had it all 'upgraded' to shimano 600. Pretty much everything but the headset and the shifters (thank god!).

She is looking for thw original...
07-14-18, 05:51 PM
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Posted By robertofergy

It was tape underneath. Unfortunately the other...

It was tape underneath. Unfortunately the other end of the pump mared up the columbus sticker and a bit of paint on the other end.
07-14-18, 05:46 PM
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Posted By robertofergy

Oily flipper?? Hey! Thats me!!

Oily flipper?? Hey! Thats me!!
02-08-15, 04:20 PM
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Posted By robertofergy

Ill try to repost some of the pics of my former...

Ill try to repost some of the pics of my former bike but yes I do believe mine was a repaint. Its wasnt exactly like yours however so I couldn't speculate if yours is or not.
05-07-14, 07:25 PM
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Posted By robertofergy

Thanks guys, I really appreciate it! Cant...

Thanks guys, I really appreciate it!

Cant wait to get it out on the road!
05-04-14, 09:41 PM
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Posted By robertofergy

That repaint looks great! I just got mine back...

That repaint looks great! I just got mine back from the painters today so I applied some decals(didnt do the best apllication of them but its good enough) and im just in the process of cleaning the...
04-19-14, 02:00 PM
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Posted By robertofergy

Its going to be a dark purple with metal flake in...

Its going to be a dark purple with metal flake in it.

https://www.emeraldcoatings.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/Midnight-Purple-Explosion-powder-paint1.jpg
04-16-14, 02:16 PM
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Posted By robertofergy

Oh dont worry, both came home with me.

Oh dont worry, both came home with me.
04-14-14, 07:00 PM
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Posted By robertofergy

Thanks! Ive heard of Mieles built up with nicer...

Thanks! Ive heard of Mieles built up with nicer components but this was my first time seeing it up close. I alway like a Miele thought
04-13-14, 07:08 PM
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Posted By robertofergy

After much delay to me posting pics, here is Bike...

After much delay to me posting pics, here is Bike 2, but first some presale story...

So this ad was posted around 9pm at night, I was lucky to be the first response. From the pictures I couldnt...
04-10-14, 01:33 PM
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Posted By robertofergy

I highly doubt the previous owner could have done...

I highly doubt the previous owner could have done it. Im pretty sure this was from the factory or at least the bike shop that sold it because the bike still came with some of the Benotto bar tape on...
04-10-14, 01:05 PM
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Posted By robertofergy

Bike 1 Miele Alfa This bike has a sticky...

Bike 1
Miele Alfa

This bike has a sticky layer of grime but for 100$ im happy with how its equipped and all I had to do is work with the brakes and its riding great! Also I love how the bars have...
04-09-14, 07:04 PM
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Posted By robertofergy

Lol, yup that would have been a better idea, oh...

Lol, yup that would have been a better idea, oh well
04-09-14, 01:58 PM
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Posted By robertofergy

Just going off the poor picture, which do you go...

Just going off the poor picture, which do you go for. This game is hypothetical as the events have already unfolded.
04-09-14, 01:26 PM
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Posted By robertofergy

Yes yes, obviously the right answer but not what...

Yes yes, obviously the right answer but not what im asking.
04-09-14, 01:15 PM
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Posted By robertofergy

TWO Mieles, pick ONE

Recently I saw two different Mieles pop up on my local Kijiji. Both poorly photographed, little details in description, both listed at 100$. I got first dibs on both. IF choosing JUST ONE, what are...
12-07-13, 12:09 AM
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Posted By robertofergy

alright! But why'd you remove it? Your cool fixie...

alright! But why'd you remove it? Your cool fixie friends wouldnt even notice you had a rear brake, best of both worlds!
12-04-13, 04:27 PM
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Posted By robertofergy

Got that right! ...

Got that right!

http://farm3.staticflickr.com/2807/11212463016_f4d96410e3_o.jpg
12-04-13, 03:05 PM
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Posted By robertofergy

Thanks guys! You know, throwing some drops on...

Thanks guys! You know, throwing some drops on there might be pretty cool, but for another time. Chainstay Brake Mafia hey?

So I got the big tires on so now its time to get it a bit dirty!...
12-04-13, 01:09 PM
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Posted By robertofergy

So I go check it out and it looked pretty decent....

So I go check it out and it looked pretty decent. At one point the previous owner, who was having his daughter assist with the sale, mentioned that he was told he wasnt supposed to sell the bike but...
12-04-13, 12:46 PM
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Posted By robertofergy

Finally found my winter project/bike

So after a long search for a beater type bike that I can throw some fat tires and maybe fenders onto, I finally pulled the trigger.

There was just this one picture in the ad, couldnt see too...
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Posted By robertofergy

Thanks for the info, yeah mine looks a lot like...

Thanks for the info, yeah mine looks a lot like that one
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Posted By robertofergy

I was told it was a Sampson

I was told it was a Sampson
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Posted By robertofergy

Ti Sampson

I picked up this frame but I dont know too much about it. Its 54x54 which is small for me but im trying to make it work because I dont know the next time Ill see a Ti frame I can afford.

Previous...
08-24-13, 08:43 PM
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Posted By robertofergy

Totally fox it!

Totally fox it!
07-31-13, 06:55 PM
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Posted By robertofergy

Free or not, thats a great bike! Even better that...

Free or not, thats a great bike! Even better that its free.


I would grab a new chain and freewheel. If your brother in law has a few tools I would also rebuild the bottom bracket with some new...
02-10-13, 06:21 PM
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Posted By robertofergy

Dont get him angsty, you wouldn't like him when...

Dont get him angsty, you wouldn't like him when he's angsty



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11-29-12, 09:07 PM
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Posted By robertofergy

I think for most of us, that's the only factor.

I think for most of us, that's the only factor.
11-22-12, 02:31 AM
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Posted By robertofergy

When I read the title of the thread It sounded...

When I read the title of the thread It sounded like an oxymoron to me because I've only seen a whole lot of low end Apollos, nothing prestigious. However this bike looks great! Awesome work man, this...
11-21-12, 08:01 PM
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Posted By robertofergy

Wouldnt it be difficult to get the proper chain...

Wouldnt it be difficult to get the proper chain tension with those drop outs(however, I can't see them very well)? Single speed would work, but I've never done fixed on something that didnt have...
11-21-12, 12:49 PM
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Posted By robertofergy

Nothing wrong with it. Sometimes bikes need help,...

Nothing wrong with it. Sometimes bikes need help, and if not me, then who?

Heres a Rino that quite enjoyed but had to flip.

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8064/8206692622_8774085e05_b.jpg

...
11-10-12, 02:48 PM
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Posted By robertofergy

Heres mine, which I think is an 89. I'll throw up...

Heres mine, which I think is an 89. I'll throw up a couple more pics when I get home.

http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7251/7640855574_273e31012a_b.jpg
10-21-12, 08:18 PM
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Posted By robertofergy

I have this 48 cm Gios if you are interested....

I have this 48 cm Gios if you are interested. Bought it for the parts, frame remains. And actually it was ridden in competition in LA by a member the Team Canada racing team.
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10-14-12, 07:30 PM
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Posted By robertofergy

This is awesome, you guys crack me up. I would...

This is awesome, you guys crack me up. I would like a medium when all is sorted out.
10-04-12, 08:24 PM
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Posted By robertofergy

I saw this post at 7am this morning(up waaay too...

I saw this post at 7am this morning(up waaay too early) before pics, or the yet to be released story, but it was worth the all day anticipation. Amazing bike!! Dont know what else you could want from...
08-28-12, 08:33 PM
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Posted By robertofergy

I have this 48cm (seat tube c-t-c) Gios Torino...

I have this 48cm (seat tube c-t-c) Gios Torino professional. Columbus Tubing.

Looking for something 56-60cm with similar tubing quality. I dont mind a bright or flashy bike.


pm me if...
08-03-12, 01:12 PM
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Posted By robertofergy

What ever you choose, I think black is the way to...

What ever you choose, I think black is the way to go.


http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8004/7681472038_e56a26830d_b.jpg
07-30-12, 09:43 PM
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Posted By robertofergy

Thanks man! You've got a very very nice Quantum...

Thanks man! You've got a very very nice Quantum there!


Sig has been updated!!
07-30-12, 03:23 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,832
Posted By robertofergy

So if anyone's interested to know, I filed a...

So if anyone's interested to know, I filed a report and they ruled in my favor and refunded me the price of the bike and my shipping cost. I'm still waiting on it getting into my PayPal account.
07-24-12, 07:40 PM
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Posted By robertofergy

So I took some pics of my Klein this evening. I...

So I took some pics of my Klein this evening. I dont even know what to look for as far as dating the frame, 89? Any Klein experts out there? Anyways, here it is...
...
07-23-12, 11:55 PM
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Views: 2,832
Posted By robertofergy

So I've since opened up a case with Paypal and...

So I've since opened up a case with Paypal and they'll deal with it hopefully.

In the mean time I actually found pretty much what I was looking for...
...
07-11-12, 10:48 PM
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Views: 1,433
Posted By robertofergy

Thats amazing man, you're raising the Winnipeg...

Thats amazing man, you're raising the Winnipeg vintage bike bar too high. Like, what can I pick up/build nicer than a purple 3rensho with Superbe?
06-29-12, 06:06 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,832
Posted By robertofergy

Well that is a bit concerning. My expectations...

Well that is a bit concerning. My expectations went from 1 in 1000 chance of getting the bike to now im just hoping he doesnt try to use my information for something.
craaap.


Thank you very...
06-29-12, 10:57 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,832
Posted By robertofergy

Thanks. I hope it works out as well. I have faith...

Thanks. I hope it works out as well. I have faith in Estonia :thumb:
06-28-12, 07:05 PM
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Views: 2,832
Posted By robertofergy

Its like a 150$ lottery ticket but I get my money...

Its like a 150$ lottery ticket but I get my money back if I dont win.
06-28-12, 07:03 PM
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Views: 2,832
Posted By robertofergy

okie dokie. paid.

okie dokie. paid.
06-28-12, 06:40 PM
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Views: 2,832
Posted By robertofergy

What are the chances this Klein is legit?

I put in a bid on this Klein and won.

http://www.ebay.ca/itm/110902567427?ssPageName=STRK:MEWNX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1497.l2649

I messaged him many times to ask frame size and for pictures and he...
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