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08-08-22, 11:26 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 280
Posted By Pcampeau

Iíd like to spend more time appreciating the...

Iíd like to spend more time appreciating the build but I canít seem to keep my eyes from moving back to the paint color. What a beautiful bike!
07-20-22, 05:41 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 3,730
Posted By Pcampeau

1960 Carlton Franco Suisse ...

1960 Carlton Franco Suisse
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07-14-22, 11:48 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,248
Posted By Pcampeau

Thanks for coming back and reporting how your...

Thanks for coming back and reporting how your claim went, this could be any of us one day. Now that youíve got your compensation check, Iíve got a 1980 chrome Voyageur 11.8 that Iíd happy to sell for...
07-12-22, 09:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 261
Posted By Pcampeau

Huret derailleurs (if original) combined with...

Huret derailleurs (if original) combined with Nervex Pro lugs, should mean 1971. By 72 the Super Course was again equipped with Simplex Prestige as it was in 1969 and earlier. Nervex lugs were only...
07-11-22, 11:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 361
Posted By Pcampeau

Some good advice has been given so far but if you...

Some good advice has been given so far but if you plan on riding the bike be sure it fits you or itís eventual recipient properly before you do anything at all.
07-10-22, 06:54 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 679
Posted By Pcampeau

I use the subject tire jack and find it handy...

I use the subject tire jack and find it handy mainly for difficult to seat brand new folding tires. Iím a fan of using only my hands or tire levers when possible but some stubborn tires need more...
07-10-22, 09:23 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,490
Posted By Pcampeau

Nice! You did buy it. It looks as good as it did...

Nice! You did buy it. It looks as good as it did in the ad. It also appears to be nicely outfitted, are you keeping it this way or do you have other plans?

Since you previously asked about itís...
07-10-22, 12:01 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,159
Posted By Pcampeau

This squirrel thing happened to me recently....

This squirrel thing happened to me recently. Right in the middle of the bike path, I tried to miss it but theyíre so shifty. It tried to run through the front wheel, hit spokes and went around in...
07-07-22, 01:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 377
Posted By Pcampeau

Kroozer has it. 72/73 Le Champion. Iíll add that...

Kroozer has it. 72/73 Le Champion. Iíll add that itís a great bike! Knock the dust off of it, letís see what it looks like.
07-04-22, 11:07 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 50,700
Posted By Pcampeau

I saw this one come up for sale too and I hope...

I saw this one come up for sale too and I hope you get it. It looks great! Without more info to narrow it down specifically, it should be 1974-77 time frame. The paint color and decal scheme was...
06-30-22, 11:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 366
Posted By Pcampeau

Wow, that was a good looking build DQRider put on...

Wow, that was a good looking build DQRider put on this. Now I really wish it were larger.
06-30-22, 09:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 366
Posted By Pcampeau

Thereís a Raysport for sale near me for $150.00....

Thereís a Raysport for sale near me for $150.00. I wish it were a size larger. Looks to have been repainted though....
06-30-22, 07:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 387
Posted By Pcampeau

This is the closest I can get to a waterfall...

This is the closest I can get to a waterfall today
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06-30-22, 05:59 PM
Replies: 446
Views: 125,557
Posted By Pcampeau

My 1980 Holdsworth Special purchased for $100.00...

My 1980 Holdsworth Special purchased for $100.00 on May 14th 2022, refurbished and officially back on the road yesterday June 29th....
06-30-22, 02:20 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 4,428
Posted By Pcampeau

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06-29-22, 09:26 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,541
Posted By Pcampeau

Okay, hereís some pics of the final product, just...

Okay, hereís some pics of the final product, just before sundown with the sun coming straight over the lake behind me....
06-29-22, 08:21 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,541
Posted By Pcampeau

Iíve finished assembling the bike and tuned it....

Iíve finished assembling the bike and tuned it. Iím out for a little shake down spin and wow these hubs are great!! I appreciate the compliment, it is indeed a beautiful frame. I managed to get some...
06-29-22, 08:15 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,541
Posted By Pcampeau

I think youíre right and Iíll definitely be...

I think youíre right and Iíll definitely be sending photos to the original owner, he seems like the type of person who would enjoy seeing how this thing is turning out.
06-29-22, 07:48 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,541
Posted By Pcampeau

Managed to keep the Phil script while cleaning...

Managed to keep the Phil script while cleaning the hubs. I can see why the warnings about this, it looks so easy to wipe it away. I just cleaned around...
06-29-22, 11:42 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,541
Posted By Pcampeau

Starting to get somewhere on this build. ...

Starting to get somewhere on this build.
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06-29-22, 11:05 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,541
Posted By Pcampeau

All better. ...

All better.
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These will make fine additions to my...
06-29-22, 10:51 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,541
Posted By Pcampeau

After some digging I found a patent 72 derailleur...

After some digging I found a patent 72 derailleur with the same problem. I can make a full set of crack free jockey wheels from combining the two but now I need to some more for the spare....
06-29-22, 10:33 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,541
Posted By Pcampeau

Spent part of last night and early this morning...

Spent part of last night and early this morning cleaning and polishing parts parts and Iím beginning assembly....
06-28-22, 07:59 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,541
Posted By Pcampeau

Thanks. I think so too, Iím enjoying the process...

Thanks. I think so too, Iím enjoying the process immensely!
06-28-22, 07:43 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,541
Posted By Pcampeau

Here are the after cleaning photos. Daylight is...

Here are the after cleaning photos. Daylight is fading but Iíve still got good even light for a few more minutes....
06-28-22, 07:26 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,541
Posted By Pcampeau

Finally took some time off from work and got...

Finally took some time off from work and got around to disassembling and cleaning this today. Here are some before cleaning pics of the frame....
06-25-22, 11:29 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,316
Posted By Pcampeau

ďFrom the land of sky blue watersĒ ...

ďFrom the land of sky blue watersĒ
Hamms Brewing

My Sky blue Gitane....
06-24-22, 10:52 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,112
Posted By Pcampeau

Congratulations on the successful knee...

Congratulations on the successful knee replacement and may the second surgery go as well. Hopefully this doesnít mean youíve outgrown the Raleigh Carlton.
06-22-22, 03:10 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 4,428
Posted By Pcampeau

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24th street bridge over Interstate 35W Minneapolis...
06-19-22, 10:40 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 872
Posted By Pcampeau

Some photos of the empty frame before cleaning...

Some photos of the empty frame before cleaning and polishing. Only the headset left to remove. Iíll start cleaning it this week. ...
06-19-22, 09:52 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 872
Posted By Pcampeau

I spent part of the afternoon today stripping the...

I spent part of the afternoon today stripping the parts off. As usual a few issues presented themselves. Nothing terrible but a couple things on the frame need to be addressed.

As shown in the...
Replies: 23
Views: 694
Posted By Pcampeau

I think those wheels were maybe snagged off of an...

I think those wheels were maybe snagged off of an Atala Grand Prix. I have a late 60s Grand Prix and thatís how the wheels came stock. Campagnolo Tipo hubs laced to 27Ē Rigida steel rims.
06-19-22, 03:39 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 872
Posted By Pcampeau

Just to illustrate some of the differences...

Just to illustrate some of the differences between a PY and a PXN model here are some pix of the Reynolds decals and fork crown of my still unrefurbished 1982 PY10. The rear triangle is partially...
06-18-22, 11:00 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 872
Posted By Pcampeau

Wish I could get all that stuff, one day maybe,...

Wish I could get all that stuff, one day maybe, but as usual Iíve got too much in the queue. It may not be original but itís basically complete and I wanna ride it soon.
06-18-22, 10:55 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 872
Posted By Pcampeau

I agree. I donít know where Iíd use this crankset...

I agree. I donít know where Iíd use this crankset if I didnít keep it here.
06-18-22, 10:53 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 995
Posted By Pcampeau

Pearl White head tube no matter which color you...

Pearl White head tube no matter which color you select for the remainder of the bike. Do this and it will always look great.
06-18-22, 08:53 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 872
Posted By Pcampeau

Is there a way to tell the date from the serial...

Is there a way to tell the date from the serial no. for Peugeots? I've always gone by the catalog.[/QUOTE]
I believe the first digit being 9 indicates 1979. Iím not sure in exactly which year...
06-18-22, 08:45 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 872
Posted By Pcampeau

All of your replies are much appreciated! It...

All of your replies are much appreciated! It appears that there may not have been damage inflicted to the derailleur hanger like I thought there was. All the better to learn itís likely not damaged....
06-18-22, 04:42 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 872
Posted By Pcampeau

A few more pics: ...

A few more pics:
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06-18-22, 04:40 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 872
Posted By Pcampeau

Peugeot PXN10 Super Competition From A Thrift Store

This has been sitting at a thrift store and on Craigslist at $150 for a couple of months now. I finally stopped in and picked it up today. Itís not a well put together ad and thatís probably why it...
06-18-22, 09:24 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,473
Posted By Pcampeau

Frame is bent to be sure! Itís smashed pretty...

Frame is bent to be sure! Itís smashed pretty hard. The bike is a lower end model called ďSportifĒ and not a Professional. Iíve had a couple of Sportif bikes come through my hands and they are not...
06-17-22, 12:21 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 834
Posted By Pcampeau

I loved reading this story! Thanks for sharing.

I loved reading this story! Thanks for sharing.
06-16-22, 10:49 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 641
Posted By Pcampeau

Yes, I think the GB bar and stem along with that...

Yes, I think the GB bar and stem along with that head badge really dress this frame up nicely. I donít love every part that came stock with my early 70s Galaxy but the GB bar and stem feel like...
06-15-22, 11:07 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,013
Posted By Pcampeau

Normandy Luxe Competition. Cones! cones! cones!

Normandy Luxe Competition. Cones! cones! cones!
06-14-22, 10:50 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 857
Posted By Pcampeau

I do hope itís a Paramount pic for post...

I do hope itís a Paramount pic for post 10,000ÖÖor maybe a Raleigh Pro?
06-13-22, 08:36 PM
Replies: 854
Views: 203,224
Posted By Pcampeau

Itís from 1986 and it looks Great!

Itís from 1986 and it looks Great!
06-12-22, 12:14 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 641
Posted By Pcampeau

I think youíre right, as I look through the 1976...

I think youíre right, as I look through the 1976 catalog the badge had changed even by then.
06-12-22, 09:37 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 641
Posted By Pcampeau

I agree with Mr. 66, it looks early 70s.

I agree with Mr. 66, it looks early 70s.
06-12-22, 09:31 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 641
Posted By Pcampeau

I believe by 1978 the Galaxy was no longer a...

I believe by 1978 the Galaxy was no longer a cottered crank bike and with this torch headbadge 1982 is out the question. Not sure how one would date a Dawes via serial number, we never seem to be...
06-11-22, 06:38 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 373
Posted By Pcampeau

Yeah, that one is loaded with good useful parts....

Yeah, that one is loaded with good useful parts. If youíre like me you never run out of places to put Suntour Cyclone GT derailleurs.
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