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06-24-19, 01:46 PM
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Posted By Buellster

89 ST400 in Bremerton Washington with a extras

I just picked up something but this was my backup(it was too small but I pondered making work and you'll see why)
It comes with bar end shifters, vintage cannondale bags (she is selling the rears...
06-14-19, 12:45 AM
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Posted By Buellster

24/26 1984 sm

Picked this up the other day. Love a good cannondale and was sold before I showed up seeing the bullhorn bars and suntour thumbies.
BB serial stars with BB which puts it in 1984. ...
06-14-19, 12:36 AM
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Posted By Buellster

24/26 1984 cannondale.

Picked this up the other day. I hear it's one of the first aluminum Mt.bikes.
It is a lot of fun to ride! ...
06-09-19, 10:29 PM
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Views: 279
Posted By Buellster

That's why I was interested! I figured it would...

That's why I was interested! I figured it would be a 22" with that head tube but it measures closer to a 20". Still workable for me though which is rare!
I'm kind of loving the weirdness. If I did...
06-09-19, 09:47 PM
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Posted By Buellster

I was told the guy who had it before seller rode...

I was told the guy who had it before seller rode it around as a daily so I am imagining they where replaced as needed.
I'm impressed as much stuck around as did on a bike that was getting used. I'm...
06-09-19, 08:31 PM
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Views: 279
Posted By Buellster

24/26 1984 cannondale SM

What do I have here? Not really an appraisal because I'm not looking to sell it, but knowng it's worth and history is always fun. If it turns out out to be something special I wouldnt want to go...
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Posted By Buellster

I actually have a set of 25 or 23 continental...

I actually have a set of 25 or 23 continental gator skins I wont ever use for personal use. They are too narrow for my taste.
I bought the cable guides actually.
I had pondered (and still am a...
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Posted By Buellster

It should be noted these shots make the paint...

It should be noted these shots make the paint seem in better shape than it is. I just took a few and threw them on here. Looking over the thread again it looks to be decently clean paint wise. Not...
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Posted By Buellster

89(?) SR600(?) Cannondale

Serial number is obscured by powder coat but I think it says 89.

I got for 100 but realized it's a little small for me. Should have noticed earlier but I love old cannondales and I was entranced....
04-09-19, 11:20 AM
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Posted By Buellster

PM sent

PM sent
04-03-19, 04:35 PM
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Views: 1,990,229
Posted By Buellster

Sad raliegh 20

3speedslow
Heres my foldable 20.
Got it for 40 bucks, I've been wanting one and the price was right for something to try and customize and modify.
First order of business is too clean the rust...
04-03-19, 04:18 PM
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Posted By Buellster

Nice! Mine is a single speed but the rims are...

Nice!
Mine is a single speed but the rims are pretty rusty. I'm considering having my 4 speed hub built into some new rims. If I like the ride of it I'll look into repainting. That is if cleaning...
04-03-19, 03:44 PM
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Posted By Buellster

WOW that thing is a beauty!! What amazing...

WOW that thing is a beauty!! What amazing condition!
I just picked up a raliegh 20 in a real sad state. I'm hoping to do some improvements on it. What kind of wheels do you have on yours?
04-02-19, 07:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 640
Posted By Buellster

Now there is an Idea...

Now there is an Idea (https://www.bikeforums.net/classic-vintage-sales/1169699-58-cm-81-crome-schwinn-voyageur-11-8-f-f-hs-100-shipping.html).
Considered doing so, thanks for the push. If no one...
04-02-19, 04:54 PM
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Posted By Buellster

58 cm 81 Crome Schwinn Voyageur 11.8 F+F+HS 100$ + shipping

Found out this beauty is too short for me, someone suggested I throw it up here and see who bites.
you may have seen the full bike in my other thread in appraisals.
The bad(aka the reason it's...
Replies: 13
Views: 640
Posted By Buellster

Update

Down to frame
polished and cleaned it up. This thing is really pretty. Every swipe of the polish made me that much more disappointed it's not my size. I even have a full suntour set up I could put...
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Posted By Buellster

I figured as much when I found 26" tires on it...

I figured as much when I found 26" tires on it haha
that seems so surreal to me. I redo the set up if I was having that many hiccups, especially on such a beauty.
Somone did take it down to the...
03-28-19, 12:55 PM
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Posted By Buellster

FF+HS 1981 Chrome Voyageur 11.8

Added to sheet
I've got a Chrome Voyageur 11.8.
they only made these in chrome for 2 years.
It has a small notch cut out of the chainstay for clearance of a gear ring, because someone decided...
03-27-19, 01:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 248
Posted By Buellster

Thanks guys! now I just have to find the right...

Thanks guys!
now I just have to find the right nuts haha
03-27-19, 01:17 PM
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Views: 248
Posted By Buellster

that was my thought at well. All the bolt on...

that was my thought at well. All the bolt on versions I could find had the wrap around style nuts for rounded bridges and fork holes. I didnt see any for sale with the flat nuts but I imagine it...
03-27-19, 12:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 248
Posted By Buellster

80s shogun brakes (probably a stupid question)

Hey all,
I'm working on this 80s shogun finally and I'm running into some issues with the brake bridges.
I already had a run in with the B type shifter mounts, but was able to get past that...
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Posted By Buellster

I've got some decent 27" wheels with a freewheel...

I've got some decent 27" wheels with a freewheel on them, some decent wrap around shifters and the FD and RD to go along with it. It would be a Frankenstein build and I imagine it wouldnt actually...
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Posted By Buellster

Just why would a person do the notch!? I mean I...

Just why would a person do the notch!? I mean I see why but I would never consider it "easier" to cut a piece out of my bike than to spend the 15 bucks for another BB, or (in portland) 5 bucks for a...
03-23-19, 06:25 PM
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Posted By Buellster

Interesting find today. A 81 Voyageur 11.8...

Interesting find today. A 81 Voyageur 11.8 someone converted into a 3 speed. Thought it was my size but mismeasured at purchase. May be able to make it work, I've ridden 23" before but it is often a...
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Views: 640
Posted By Buellster

81(?) Schwinn Voyageur 11.8

So I picked this beauty up today. She is a little worse for wear but I did only pay $50 dollars so I'm pretty happy. I've been wanting a chrome bike in my size and I mismeasured this as a 24" when I...
03-22-19, 07:27 AM
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Posted By Buellster

phew that's pretty! I dont need it, but I do want...

phew that's pretty! I dont need it, but I do want it haha
What size would you guys that is? By head tube I'm guessing 58 but my eye is no good at picture size judgments.
02-27-19, 05:54 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,507
Posted By Buellster

Portland is a beautiful town

Update:

As mentioned I've decided to just let it be until I change cable and then I'll try and delicately bend it into a usable (and highly likley not pretty) position.
Because Portland is...
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Views: 670
Posted By Buellster

That's the plan as it stands. Thinking I may...

That's the plan as it stands. Thinking I may leave the scrapes since I'll be riding to a college campus not known for bike saftey.
It looks like from the catalog this would have been one of the...
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Views: 670
Posted By Buellster

1985 trek 420

Wondering what this frame set is worth. It is in rough shape and of larger size. (60cm)
I know it's just a middle of the road frame but the lug work on this is wonderful.
SN: 173(8)951
I'm...
02-09-19, 08:16 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,507
Posted By Buellster

Thanks Gugie! I love RJ "HEY...

Thanks Gugie!
I love RJ "HEY VIEWERS!"
02-09-19, 08:15 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,507
Posted By Buellster

Let my pain be somone else's prevention haha

Let my pain be somone else's prevention haha
02-09-19, 08:14 PM
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Views: 1,507
Posted By Buellster

oh man! Sorry about your Voyageur! That's...

oh man! Sorry about your Voyageur! That's horrible at least I know what happened with mine, yours was just some cosmic bad luck!

I do feel that from the Elance. It is a well crafted bike to say...
02-08-19, 08:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 528
Posted By Buellster

FD, RD, shifters and pedals sold. Price drop to...

FD, RD, shifters and pedals sold. Price drop to 50 for what's left.
bars, stem, brakes and levers
02-08-19, 08:36 PM
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Views: 377
Posted By Buellster

Sold.

Sold.
02-08-19, 08:36 PM
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Views: 347
Posted By Buellster

Sold

Sold
02-07-19, 11:50 PM
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Views: 528
Posted By Buellster

Changed the price on one of the bits so I dropped...

Changed the price on one of the bits so I dropped the price on this as well was 100 now is 90
02-07-19, 11:49 PM
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Views: 377
Posted By Buellster

Price drop to $30 plus ship

Price drop to $30 plus ship
02-07-19, 10:36 AM
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Posted By Buellster

you guys are correct. It is during the pedaling....

you guys are correct. It is during the pedaling. I just figured the cable is still worth replacing as suggested since I know it's in rough shape.
02-07-19, 08:47 AM
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Posted By Buellster

It is an FW I believe. Which if I remember right...

It is an FW I believe. Which if I remember right is the preferable of the two. The AW had a lot of finicky issue, more so than the FW. I may have that backwards but I sprung for this one because it...
02-07-19, 08:31 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,507
Posted By Buellster

It was one of those big metal upside down U's....

It was one of those big metal upside down U's. You know the ones made of solid obsidian so that if you set your bike against them wrong it dents them out of spite? Haha
portland has a lot of great...
02-07-19, 08:23 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,507
Posted By Buellster

Bah! I'm trying to make myself feel better here!...

Bah! I'm trying to make myself feel better here! Haha
I know, I know. It was really a golden deal. My size, 99.99% original (only missing toe clips), and 99.5% immaculate paint(a couple ough...
02-06-19, 11:36 PM
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Posted By Buellster

The flying goat has been lots of fun so far. It's...

The flying goat has been lots of fun so far. It's been my primary commuter for a few weeks. I am loving the 4 speed. I am a little worried about one thing though. Gears 2-4 are grand but in gear 1,...
02-06-19, 09:29 PM
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Views: 440
Posted By Buellster

honestly I was just comparing to google images....

honestly I was just comparing to google images. I'm not familiar with the difference...
as to length...
hope this helps ...
02-06-19, 09:26 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,507
Posted By Buellster

Right!? Three guides on the whole top tube and it...

Right!? Three guides on the whole top tube and it manages to slam right into one of em.
it's just cruel is what it is.
02-06-19, 09:25 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,507
Posted By Buellster

oh it was! It was utterly immaculate. BUT it also...

oh it was! It was utterly immaculate. BUT it also only cost me 100 dollars. About that much was put into it on Christmas. As a gift it was taken all the way down to frame regreased waxed and rebuilt...
02-06-19, 09:18 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,507
Posted By Buellster

haha! Would love too hopefully the universe...

haha! Would love too
hopefully the universe cooperates better this time around.
02-06-19, 09:17 PM
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Views: 1,507
Posted By Buellster

no but it will hide the dent pretty well haha

no but it will hide the dent pretty well haha
02-06-19, 08:56 PM
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Views: 1,507
Posted By Buellster

Yeah that is why I posted with you guys. Figured...

Yeah that is why I posted with you guys. Figured if it was fixable someone would offer a solution.


Yeah after this I'm thinking a nice leather top tube wrap will be in order haha
02-06-19, 08:55 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,507
Posted By Buellster

funny you should mention that haha this 420...

funny you should mention that haha
this 420 came up on offer up for $65 and it seemed like fate. It's in worse shape than the elance was when bought but it doesnt have a dent. And the fact the...
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