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11-29-20, 09:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 651
Posted By nesteel

Bump with trade wants. Weinman Carrera...

Bump with trade wants.

Weinman Carrera drilled brake levers, Campy NR levers and calipers, BB for a mid 70's Nevar double crankset (English thread), T/A (or clone) double crankset/bb for another...
11-17-20, 02:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 651
Posted By nesteel

One set of derailleurs. Two sets of shifters; one...

One set of derailleurs. Two sets of shifters; one index/friction switchable, and one set pure friction. Both sets not easy to come by. The friction only are considered Suntour Power Command.

If...
11-16-20, 11:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 651
Posted By nesteel

Superbe Pro RD. Some rash as shown in the pics....

Superbe Pro RD. Some rash as shown in the pics. RD has a significant scar on the front clamp, also shown in the pics. Command Friction shifters are nice, a little missing material on the logos. Some...
11-16-20, 11:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 651
Posted By nesteel

Suntour Superbe Pro brakes, shifters, FD and RD

Brake set w/levers. Levers are nice, and not easy to come by. They have Dia Compe hoods which are nice. Calipers are okay, front better than rear. Rear has faded logos, and is missing the rubber...
11-16-20, 11:01 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 169
Posted By nesteel

Top tube cable guides-REG and Dura Ace

Reg and Dura Ace top tube cable guides.
$17 each set shipped or both for $30.
https://i.imgur.com/WZDfXBC.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/kh5R6of.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/DmtHPnK.jpg...
11-10-20, 10:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,213
Posted By nesteel

Those are Victory brake levers.

Those are Victory brake levers.
Forum: For Sale
11-04-20, 09:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 445
Posted By nesteel

Tire clearance when it was built up with 28's are...

Tire clearance when it was built up with 28's are in these pictures:

https://i.imgur.com/v6V76Lx.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/G3p9mKF.jpg
Forum: For Sale
11-04-20, 09:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 445
Posted By nesteel

https://i.imgur.com/DwBYadx.jpg ...

https://i.imgur.com/DwBYadx.jpg
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Forum: For Sale
11-04-20, 09:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 445
Posted By nesteel

Sampson titanium frame/CK headset/Reynolds fork

Sampson Silverton titanium frame.
56.5cm c-c seat tube, 57 c-c top tube, 16cm headtube.
Included BB cable guide, Thompson seastpost collar, Chris King 1-1/8 headset, and full carbon Reynold Ouzo...
Replies: 34
Views: 1,573
Posted By nesteel

Nice find, but it's going to be a tough sell....

Nice find, but it's going to be a tough sell. $2100 U.S. buys ALOT of bike here in the states, ready to ride and needing nothing.
Sadly, I believe you've been the victim of over valuing.
10-06-20, 12:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 482
Posted By nesteel

These are currently pending.

These are currently pending.
10-01-20, 10:26 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,180
Posted By nesteel

I have a cosmetically challenged Centurion Elite...

I have a cosmetically challenged Centurion Elite GT that could become a frameset easily enough.
Replies: 10
Views: 501
Posted By nesteel

My money says the stem and seatpost are likely...

My money says the stem and seatpost are likely stuck. For $75, you could do worse. I'd try to get it for less.
09-30-20, 09:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 482
Posted By nesteel

https://i.imgur.com/StxmfYm.jpg ...

https://i.imgur.com/StxmfYm.jpg
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09-30-20, 09:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 482
Posted By nesteel

https://i.imgur.com/xBPSmsX.jpg ...

https://i.imgur.com/xBPSmsX.jpg
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09-30-20, 09:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 482
Posted By nesteel

Merckx panto'ed parts

Merckx pantographed components. Obtained in a trade, now surplus to my needs.
Campagnolo SR 53 tooth chainring. Some wear, life left.
Campagnolo DT shifter blades.
Campagnolo SR seatpost. Rider...
Replies: 5
Views: 476
Posted By nesteel

There's a separate forum just for these such...

There's a separate forum just for these such questions. Most people will likely overvalue it.
Replies: 10
Views: 678
Posted By nesteel

Even if that is the original fork, $800 is pie in...

Even if that is the original fork, $800 is pie in the sky pricing. Price it that far above value and people assume you're so unreasonable that you can't be bargained with. It's wearing Campy Triomphe...
Replies: 17
Views: 1,068
Posted By nesteel

They are great bikes. If it were mine, I'd keep...

They are great bikes. If it were mine, I'd keep it.
Replies: 17
Views: 1,068
Posted By nesteel

You need to take your entire price scale and drag...

You need to take your entire price scale and drag it down a bit. In shabby condition, these go for $300 or so. In your condition, closer to $800. That is 2.6x to go from "rider quality" to "very...
09-01-20, 05:42 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 445
Posted By nesteel

Any action at $40?

Any action at $40?
Replies: 17
Views: 1,068
Posted By nesteel

That's still pretty decent pricing territory....

That's still pretty decent pricing territory. What were you expecting? They are plenty collectible, and sought after, but they're not valued the same as a Cinelli or De Rosa. If you were anticipating...
08-31-20, 12:17 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 445
Posted By nesteel

N.O.S. Suntour VX shortcage RD

New in bag Suntour VX shortcage. I believe at one time this was an FD/RD set, but someone previously removed the FD. The RD and small bag containing the claw mount and associated hardware are still...
Replies: 13
Views: 767
Posted By nesteel

Chain rings and brake calipers are Super Record...

Chain rings and brake calipers are Super Record (calipers being the final version with the reshaped arms)
Pedals are way too "modern" to be considered part of the group.
Condition is key. Better...
Replies: 8
Views: 647
Posted By nesteel

My gut says $275-300 would be the top of the...

My gut says $275-300 would be the top of the market.
Replies: 45
Views: 1,527
Posted By nesteel

$400 for a Varsity? Seller saw you comin' from a...

$400 for a Varsity? Seller saw you comin' from a mile away.
Replies: 45
Views: 1,527
Posted By nesteel

You didn't miss anything by not reading it. Just...

You didn't miss anything by not reading it. Just a rambling off target post with various inaccuracies.
07-28-20, 12:00 PM
Replies: 3,405
Views: 303,331
Posted By nesteel

No real world reason to be set on stainless....

No real world reason to be set on stainless. Shapeways black steel has held up fine, both strength wise and corrosion wise, for me on the Huret RD locating tabbed washers. Pretty similar stress...
07-28-20, 11:56 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,562
Posted By nesteel

Order forms from that period show tubular tires...

Order forms from that period show tubular tires being an option, so it could've come with 700c wheels as original equipment.
07-28-20, 10:38 AM
Replies: 59,067
Views: 8,714,154
Posted By nesteel

If they were still also available as frameset...

If they were still also available as frameset only in '83 (like the 950/750 were in 80-82) that could actually be the original build done by a shop.
07-28-20, 10:18 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 392
Posted By nesteel

Yep. I am aware. However, I'd prefer to use the...

Yep. I am aware. However, I'd prefer to use the original stem from the Sports Tourer, so Schwinn steerer tube is the preferred solution.
All else fails, I'll splice in a "normal" steerer tube....
Replies: 45
Views: 1,527
Posted By nesteel

Good grief; no way at $450. No brake lever hoods,...

Good grief; no way at $450. No brake lever hoods, low end/junk saddle, paint is not great. Pass.
Maybe at $250. At the end of the day its a large, low end Trek.

BTW, it isn't about height when...
Replies: 3
Views: 368
Posted By nesteel

1986. Likely a Nova Special or Special X. Does...

1986. Likely a Nova Special or Special X. Does not appear to have aged well; paints not great and I spy some rust at the top tube cable guides. Frameset is likely worth $250-275.
07-27-20, 11:51 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 392
Posted By nesteel

Wanted: Schwinn fork, mid '70's "lightweight"

Need an old schwinn fork for a steerer tube splice on a mid '70's Sport Tourer. Condition of the fork blades and crown are immaterial. Cannot be threaded for half the length, like the service...
Replies: 4
Views: 434
Posted By nesteel

We need pics. Condition is king when it's come to...

We need pics. Condition is king when it's come to value.
You're rear derailleur will determine how big of a cassette or freewheel you can use. Does your replacement wheelset use a freewheel or a...
07-27-20, 07:07 AM
Replies: 3,405
Views: 303,331
Posted By nesteel

They 3D print with metal also. Many layers of...

They 3D print with metal also. Many layers of powdered metal, each sealed or "melted" to the layer below.
07-26-20, 03:14 PM
Replies: 3,405
Views: 303,331
Posted By nesteel

3D printing these items is where it's at. Had...

3D printing these items is where it's at. Had good luck with that.
07-24-20, 10:05 PM
Replies: 59,067
Views: 8,714,154
Posted By nesteel

Mixed group actually: some NR, some SR. No,...

Mixed group actually: some NR, some SR.
No, it's is not difficult to find an NR or SR group in this condition, they're just costly. Mixed groups not so much.
07-23-20, 07:26 AM
Replies: 59,067
Views: 8,714,154
Posted By nesteel

Looks to be a 710, hard to read the serial. ...

Looks to be a 710, hard to read the serial.
Price should be regarded as an example of why you shouldn't smoke crack and price bicycles at the same time.
Rusty hardware and covered in storage grime;...
Replies: 17
Views: 936
Posted By nesteel

There's also a strong chance this frame is built...

There's also a strong chance this frame is built with something less than SL. They pop up on Ebay occasionally, and over half of the ones I remember seeing have been made from Aelle.
Replies: 17
Views: 936
Posted By nesteel

That indeed looks like the fork at least one Ebay...

That indeed looks like the fork at least one Ebay seller was advertising as being surplus Titan stock about 18 months ago.
07-22-20, 07:18 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,562
Posted By nesteel

Restore it? No, it will be expensive and no...

Restore it? No, it will be expensive and no return on the investment. Refurbish it and enjoy it? Certainly. Tear it down, treat the rust, clean EVERYTHING and locate the missing components. All the...
Replies: 12
Views: 819
Posted By nesteel

Brake calipers appear to be 7100 DA, which puts...

Brake calipers appear to be 7100 DA, which puts them about 10+ years older than the bike. That is a medium negative.
07-16-20, 11:30 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,335
Posted By nesteel

53mm in front, 56 in the back. I may have to use...

53mm in front, 56 in the back. I may have to use a drop bolt in back and maybe a touch of filing the slots on front caliper, but I'll mock it up before deciding. This bike would've come with 700c...
07-16-20, 01:18 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,335
Posted By nesteel

Found a pair of pre CPSC calipers on the 'Bay...

Found a pair of pre CPSC calipers on the 'Bay this morning. Already have a set of Campy SR levers on the bars, so the brake situation is settled. Now for rims; clincher or...
07-13-20, 10:48 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 612
Posted By nesteel

Wanted: Campagnolo 2040 calipers, pre CSPC-nutted

Must be for nutted mounting, standard reach. Complete, I'm not dealing with missing pieces. Not looking for a "bro" deal, I know what they go for on the open market. N.O.S. or concourse condition is...
07-12-20, 06:57 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 993
Posted By nesteel

I believe the BJ denotes February of 1973. Must...

I believe the BJ denotes February of 1973.
Must be Sport Tourer month. Picked one up myself on Wednesday. Looking forward to see how this one turns out.
07-10-20, 11:20 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,335
Posted By nesteel

That's good info to know, thank you. The...

That's good info to know, thank you.
The Modolo setup just doesn't look right. Those will likely find their way onto the '83 Serotta that showed up last week should I decide to keep/build it....
07-10-20, 11:19 PM
Replies: 14,122
Views: 3,062,599
Posted By nesteel

Pictars: https://i.imgur.com/2fC86y1.jpg ...

Pictars:
https://i.imgur.com/2fC86y1.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/yIK2Ats.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/D8PAFPH.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/hpZPF1z.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/By8zN2c.jpg

The big Opaque Green...
07-10-20, 11:15 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,335
Posted By nesteel

Bike in question: ...

Bike in question:
https://i.imgur.com/2fC86y1.jpg

Original brakes:
https://i.imgur.com/By8zN2c.jpg
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