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10-05-11, 12:10 AM
Replies: 412
Views: 17,803
Posted By frenchbikefan

I guess for the sake of interest I should say I...

I guess for the sake of interest I should say I pulled out the cotter pins, water bottle shaped tool box, motobecane cranks, and the C'dale seat bag.
10-02-11, 12:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 799
Posted By frenchbikefan

Am I wrong or is it a hodgepodge of parts as...

Am I wrong or is it a hodgepodge of parts as well? those brakes look much older than the bike,
10-02-11, 02:41 AM
Replies: 72,922
Views: 11,844,197
Posted By frenchbikefan

I have a line on this 912, it is too big for me...

I have a line on this 912, it is too big for me but pm me if you are interested and I will go check it out....
09-30-11, 10:57 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,148
Posted By frenchbikefan

Just make sure she is 18

Just make sure she is 18
09-30-11, 08:07 PM
Replies: 72,922
Views: 11,844,197
Posted By frenchbikefan

man you don't give up do you bud?

man you don't give up do you bud?
09-30-11, 07:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 481
Posted By frenchbikefan

yes but positron shifting is pretty neat

yes but positron shifting is pretty neat
09-30-11, 07:09 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,307
Posted By frenchbikefan

I got a set when Eyjafjallajökull stranded me in...

I got a set when Eyjafjallajökull stranded me in Paris. It was unseasonably warm and my hostel was on a canal, I watched people play it all day. Can't say I have ever played but it was a nice...
09-30-11, 06:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 993
Posted By frenchbikefan

you can do a lot better even in sd. check out my...

you can do a lot better even in sd. check out my ten speeds http://www.mytenspeeds.com/My_TenSpeeds_1/ . but just for the sake of it, generally stem shifters equal a lower end bike as do those turkey...
09-30-11, 05:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 518
Posted By frenchbikefan

ah I thought it was a model. Thanks for the link.

ah I thought it was a model. Thanks for the link.
09-30-11, 05:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,892
Posted By frenchbikefan

the pedals look like the ones on my early 60's...

the pedals look like the ones on my early 60's lenton sports.
09-30-11, 04:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 518
Posted By frenchbikefan

Tell me about... Panther Herrenrad

I am going to go look at one later, guy says it is from the 50's. Found a couple of sites that reference it but my lack of German fluency leaves me a little disadvantaged. Sorry I can't offer more,...
09-30-11, 04:37 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,307
Posted By frenchbikefan

break out the Pétanque

break out the Pétanque
09-30-11, 12:28 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,450
Posted By frenchbikefan

well I deleted my comment in the interest of...

well I deleted my comment in the interest of keeping this thread on topic. I think there are many good ways to make bicycletutor profitable, but shutting down all content was a mistake for sure.
09-30-11, 12:07 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,450
Posted By frenchbikefan

Why we advertise for Nashbar, VO, etc for free...

Why we advertise for Nashbar, VO, etc for free all the time.
09-30-11, 08:37 AM
Replies: 2,160
Views: 701,771
Posted By frenchbikefan

Alas I was mistaken, the only one at 25" is the...

Alas I was mistaken, the only one at 25" is the trek (400 series not 440, excuse my ignorance) but someone went ahead and flattened the seat stays (kick stands should be illegal) the univega is 24...
09-29-11, 11:43 PM
Replies: 412
Views: 17,803
Posted By frenchbikefan

Do what you will, I prefer FedEx for the tracking...

Do what you will, I prefer FedEx for the tracking number, insurance, and easy of drop of (for me). Also the fact that my items (so far) have not been mangled by them. USPS has mangled my items before...
09-29-11, 11:36 PM
Replies: 2,160
Views: 701,771
Posted By frenchbikefan

I have a trek 440 in that size and a green...

I have a trek 440 in that size and a green univega nuovo sport. the univega needs to have the bb threads chased but I would let you have either cheap cheap as I have no intention of ever building...
09-29-11, 05:29 PM
Replies: 15,283
Views: 5,538,354
Posted By frenchbikefan

I have a short cage cyclone rear missing the...

I have a short cage cyclone rear missing the cable clamp bolt and a suntour NSL front pm me if you are interested.
09-29-11, 04:42 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,614
Posted By frenchbikefan

hmmm or I could just go buy a french gun, I hear...

hmmm or I could just go buy a french gun, I hear they are cheap and unfired, just dropped a few times :lol:
09-29-11, 04:40 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 896
Posted By frenchbikefan

I have a technium frame I have no intention of...

I have a technium frame I have no intention of ever building. LMK if you are interested it isn't as pretty as yours was but I would let it go cheap.
09-29-11, 04:38 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,849
Posted By frenchbikefan

how does a crank break like that? bubble in the...

how does a crank break like that? bubble in the metal causing a weak point?
09-29-11, 01:33 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,614
Posted By frenchbikefan

I just think this will look really good on a...

I just think this will look really good on a build I am doing for a 60's french bike. I don't really plan on carrying a gun. but with the ADGA saddle, walnut studios bar wrap, and this I think it is...
09-29-11, 01:11 PM
Replies: 15,283
Views: 5,538,354
Posted By frenchbikefan

ISO: 9 speed shimano cassette have: 1 campy...

ISO: 9 speed shimano cassette

have: 1 campy dust cap circa 1980's triomphe
campy Athena? fd braze on (80's)
shimano 105 fd braze on (80's)
shimano 600 6208 rear...
09-29-11, 12:48 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,614
Posted By frenchbikefan

I may have just purchased one.

I may have just purchased one.
09-29-11, 12:40 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 28,432
Posted By frenchbikefan

man these old threads keep getting revisited....

man these old threads keep getting revisited. Bikeforum Zombie Apocalypse? guess I need to buy that gun holster for my bike. that being said I still regret getting rid of my 12.2 it was my favorite...
09-29-11, 12:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,563
Posted By frenchbikefan

Schwinn put the paramount Label on EVERYTHING in...

Schwinn put the paramount Label on EVERYTHING in the late 80's
09-29-11, 12:32 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,614
Posted By frenchbikefan

perfectly legal to open carry here in Arizona,...

perfectly legal to open carry here in Arizona, wonder if I could get someone to make me one of these....
09-29-11, 01:11 AM
Replies: 412
Views: 17,803
Posted By frenchbikefan

I am afraid they will go out of business mid...

I am afraid they will go out of business mid transit
09-28-11, 03:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 818
Posted By frenchbikefan

old gm cars had this problem also.

old gm cars had this problem also.
09-28-11, 02:37 PM
Replies: 412
Views: 17,803
Posted By frenchbikefan

hey curbtender can you resend me your info, our...

hey curbtender can you resend me your info, our little box of joy was just returned to me. FedEx told me they could find "no such address"
09-28-11, 02:35 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,099
Posted By frenchbikefan

.... if it is too big for you sell it. If you...

.... if it is too big for you sell it. If you want a warranty don't buy a vintage bike.
09-28-11, 12:16 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 18,097
Posted By frenchbikefan

piece of history, if you decide to part that bike...

piece of history, if you decide to part that bike out I would buy well pretty much everything. no drive side pics?
09-28-11, 10:17 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 6,185
Posted By frenchbikefan

I saw your groups for sale on cl, I figured that...

I saw your groups for sale on cl, I figured that meant you were keeping the frames... I don't have the foggiest idea on what the value of those framesets is, but when you figure it out I will pm you!
09-28-11, 12:56 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,377
Posted By frenchbikefan

now if only it would cool down during the day. I...

now if only it would cool down during the day. I tried to ride the south mountain trail the other day (on the bike you traded me no less!) and it almost killed me, guess I am still not quite used to...
09-28-11, 12:48 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 5,419
Posted By frenchbikefan

I blew about 500 dollars figuring out what a good...

I blew about 500 dollars figuring out what a good vintage bike was but I wouldn't trade the experience of building up those crappy bikes and flipping them for the world. live, make mistakes, learn.
09-28-11, 12:43 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 925
Posted By frenchbikefan

someone once conjectured that they will continue...

someone once conjectured that they will continue to leave overpriced bikes up until the demand for them meets their mark.
09-28-11, 12:41 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,377
Posted By frenchbikefan

I see that lemond I sent your way has practically...

I see that lemond I sent your way has practically been turned into a daily rider!
09-28-11, 12:27 AM
Replies: 2,160
Views: 701,771
Posted By frenchbikefan

4ring6stars I have a centurion super elite...

4ring6stars I have a centurion super elite frameset http://www.bikeforums.net/showthread.php/725581-Centurion-super-elite-*caution*-pic-heavy
if you are interested send me a pm.
09-22-11, 06:12 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 5,751
Posted By frenchbikefan

I ride a 51 cm, I think small bikes look strange...

I ride a 51 cm, I think small bikes look strange and out of proportion. If I could I would ride much bigger bikes
09-22-11, 02:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,083
Posted By frenchbikefan

I loved my super le tour 12.2, but the ding in...

I loved my super le tour 12.2, but the ding in the tt bugged me too much. Still regret giving it away.
09-21-11, 10:33 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 6,185
Posted By frenchbikefan

we do have roads you know. long flat ones

we do have roads you know. long flat ones
09-21-11, 07:09 PM
Replies: 412
Views: 17,803
Posted By frenchbikefan

:lol: me too, the BOC would have gone out already...

:lol: me too, the BOC would have gone out already but I lost the English spindle I promised I would put in it so I need to find it tonight.
09-21-11, 06:58 PM
Replies: 412
Views: 17,803
Posted By frenchbikefan

ok so a few pics! finally. box as...

ok so a few pics! finally.
box as arrived:http://farm7.static.flickr.com/6180/6170521439_1f00301bdd_z.jpg

inboxion: http://farm7.static.flickr.com/6167/6171055350_96568de7d7_b.jpg

only thing...
09-21-11, 11:33 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,078
Posted By frenchbikefan

that won't last very long in Colorado

that won't last very long in Colorado
09-21-11, 02:39 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 6,185
Posted By frenchbikefan

you wouldn't happen to have a bike box would you...

you wouldn't happen to have a bike box would you Irvri? need to ship a frame to another bf member
09-21-11, 12:05 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 6,185
Posted By frenchbikefan

:lol: I never find anything in my size around...

:lol: I never find anything in my size around here. I would probably be interested in whichever one you get rid of. I also have a 105 wheelset, a lambda strada/600 tri color, and a brand I cant...
09-20-11, 11:59 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 6,185
Posted By frenchbikefan

I was really hoping you were going to say they...

I was really hoping you were going to say they were much too big for me, but that is just about perfect size.
09-20-11, 11:43 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 6,185
Posted By frenchbikefan

What size is the pug? There might be a bf member...

What size is the pug? There might be a bf member local who would buy it from you... who happens to enjoy French Bikes...
09-20-11, 11:40 PM
Replies: 412
Views: 17,803
Posted By frenchbikefan

well it got sent to me as a usps box inside a fed...

well it got sent to me as a usps box inside a fed ex box. quite amusing.
09-20-11, 09:12 PM
Replies: 412
Views: 17,803
Posted By frenchbikefan

well arrived today! and by arrived I mean the Fed...

well arrived today! and by arrived I mean the Fed ex guy hid it behind my trash can on some day and I just found it there today! still better than it being stolen. I will post some pics tomorrow and...
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