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03-01-14, 05:08 PM
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Posted By Callaway

Help Identify a Yeti 575

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I think this is a 2007 Yeti Enduro Pro with a Fox Float RL and maybe RP23 rear shock... Any better ideas, thoughts?
07-24-13, 01:56 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,310
Posted By Callaway

Argh. The merckx was just a bit too big and the...

Argh. The merckx was just a bit too big and the paint was pretty rough. Keep looking for now...
07-24-13, 12:57 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,310
Posted By Callaway

Interesting turn of events. The guys with the...

Interesting turn of events. The guys with the Merckx also has the 91 Miyata that I looked at this morning! Back to his house...maybe get both?
07-24-13, 12:46 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,310
Posted By Callaway

Thanks guys. The panniers don't come with the...

Thanks guys. The panniers don't come with the 1991, but the racks do. I already have a 91 Miyata 600GT and am hesitating now. I am waiting to hear back on a "1990 Eddy Merckx Corsa in the amazing...
07-24-13, 09:29 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,310
Posted By Callaway

I took the 1991 out for a quick spin. It fit...

I took the 1991 out for a quick spin. It fit well, but I suspect they both will. It needs a tune, clean-up and adjustment on the fenders (or replacement). The components were pretty scratched and not...
07-24-13, 07:09 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,310
Posted By Callaway

Help me choose between Miyata 1000s

I am selling my CF road bike for an older touring bike (which better fits how I've been riding the aforementioned, much more expensive bike).

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01-28-13, 11:34 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,688
Posted By Callaway

Guess I should update the status of this find: ...

Guess I should update the status of this find:

Cleaned, lubed, greased, new tubes and tires, cables, chain, etc. A leather seat and some elk leather from VO. Was given a Green Guru dutchy pannier...
07-27-12, 02:24 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 555
Posted By Callaway

Agreed regarding the previous posters as most of...

Agreed regarding the previous posters as most of the opinions will be subjective and potentially irrelevant to you. But, since this is a forum about such things, it's a fair question and worth...
07-26-12, 09:07 AM
Replies: 51,213
Views: 6,651,119
Posted By Callaway

A beauty, but too small for me: ...

A beauty, but too small for me:
http://fortcollins.craigslist.org/bik/3147915058.html

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07-26-12, 09:01 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 315
Posted By Callaway

Nishiki International clues/Sell Ridley Helium?

Here is a Nishiki International that I may go look at this afternoon:
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I know that (depending on the year) International is top 3 or so of the hierarchy. Per texting the current...
07-26-12, 06:32 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,919
Posted By Callaway

The concept doesn't stop with bikes. We are a...

The concept doesn't stop with bikes. We are a planned obsolescence throw away society. We are trrained to expect new and better every year, even if it is just a slight change in shape and color. We...
07-23-12, 07:45 AM
Replies: 266
Views: 27,174
Posted By Callaway

I like them, good work. They'll look great with a...

I like them, good work. They'll look great with a bit of age and grease, IMO. How many people are fabbing parts (that are functional) for their bikes? Some, probably not many. Cheers~
07-23-12, 07:35 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 714
Posted By Callaway

+1 pics please

+1 pics please
07-20-12, 03:34 PM
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Views: 6,651,119
Posted By Callaway

The poster said they bike is about 23.5" c-t or...

The poster said they bike is about 23.5" c-t or ~59cm. I like 57cm c-t-c usually (so probably pretty close). Anyway, the post is still there if you want it...
07-20-12, 03:25 PM
Replies: 266
Views: 27,174
Posted By Callaway

I don't think the DOs are ugly at all. Totally...

I don't think the DOs are ugly at all. Totally custom, totally functional and I rather prefer that industrial look. Maybe give them a quick polish (or a long polish to a mirror- but probably not...
07-20-12, 11:28 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,355
Posted By Callaway

For me it is philosophy. I am not a fan of...

For me it is philosophy. I am not a fan of planned obsolescence and mindless consumerism. In general, why buy something new when there are plenty of well built items from the past, ready to be used...
07-20-12, 11:03 AM
Replies: 51,213
Views: 6,651,119
Posted By Callaway

Mint Schwinn Super Le Tour

Pretty bike, just not for me right now.

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http://fortcollins.craigslist.org/bik/3143510482.html

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07-20-12, 07:16 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,736
Posted By Callaway

Cheers to snagg for joining and getting in on the...

Cheers to snagg for joining and getting in on the discussion :thumb:

For me there is the cost:benefit analysis including the less than 50% chance that the bike would be recovered. I wonder how...
07-19-12, 11:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,479
Posted By Callaway

It makes sense. There is actual cash value...

It makes sense. There is actual cash value (deemed worth) and full replacement value (whatever you paid). A better policy pays you what you paid and the lower end policies basically prorate... A good...
07-19-12, 04:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 678
Posted By Callaway

Ugh. Terrible feeling. Watch the CL and maybe...

Ugh. Terrible feeling. Watch the CL and maybe pawn shops, but I think you're right to move on. Odd that they chose that bike to steal...
07-19-12, 07:21 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,688
Posted By Callaway

Cheers!

Cheers!
07-18-12, 10:31 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 923
Posted By Callaway

I have to admit that I still peruse CL for my...

I have to admit that I still peruse CL for my stolen Nishiki every now and again. It was my first road bike and was fabulous. So, this helps me keep that glimmer of hope (although I have a nagging...
07-18-12, 10:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,688
Posted By Callaway

Mwahahaha! Super nice guy. Let me into his house...

Mwahahaha! Super nice guy. Let me into his house so my daughter could use the potty and everything. One of the rare occassions that I didn't bother to haggle. He thought he was getting a pretty good...
07-18-12, 06:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,688
Posted By Callaway

He's holding it for me! Stopped at a gas station...

He's holding it for me! Stopped at a gas station while my daughter uses the potty.
07-18-12, 04:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,688
Posted By Callaway

Miyata 600GT

http://denver.craigslist.org/bik/3144238725.html

I have a call in to find out more on the bike (still available?!)

Anything that the Miyata fans can tell me from a glance? I would guess...
07-16-12, 09:52 PM
Replies: 306
Views: 75,863
Posted By Callaway

Another trip to the Cape and another Shogun. ...

Another trip to the Cape and another Shogun.

This one is a 300 Cro-Mo Double Butted bike for my wife. The SN is S535045. This leads me to believe that the frame was produced in 1985. The SN is...
08-18-11, 12:24 PM
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Views: 75,863
Posted By Callaway

Not this year, but hopefully next year.

Not this year, but hopefully next year.
08-17-11, 01:17 PM
Replies: 306
Views: 75,863
Posted By Callaway

While on vacation in Cape Cod I picked up a...

While on vacation in Cape Cod I picked up a Shogun off of craigslist. The idea is to fix it up a bit on each visit in between rides and beach time; although it's perfectly ridable as is. From what...
11-04-05, 05:52 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,319
Posted By Callaway

Generally you never want to use cotton- you want...

Generally you never want to use cotton- you want wool, polypro- or another synthetic. Basically you want something that will wick away moisture to keep you warm while also being able to dry quickly...
11-01-05, 06:39 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 670
Posted By Callaway

I don't think most companies (that are any good...

I don't think most companies (that are any good anyway) will even list weights of bikes becuase they vary, albeit only slightly, but in a sport where people spend hundreds to save a little weight, it...
11-01-05, 06:34 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,287
Posted By Callaway

I also rode my pos bikes into the lake. I...

I also rode my pos bikes into the lake. I specifically remember doing it with my Huffy Radio bike... I thought it was hilarious diving down and collecting the bike after a sweet trick or something :D...
11-01-05, 06:29 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 900
Posted By Callaway

I agree, but I have high speed internet, I am...

I agree, but I have high speed internet, I am sure some people are glad they don't have to wait an hour for the page to load.
10-25-05, 04:50 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,232
Posted By Callaway

I will try this winter in MN, I expect it will be...

I will try this winter in MN, I expect it will be well below 0F. I have done some winter riding in the past but I am a bit of a cold weather buff and I like to try and endure the pain.

If you...
10-19-05, 04:44 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 426
Posted By Callaway

HAHA :D Squeal piggy!

HAHA :D Squeal piggy!
10-14-05, 08:16 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 762
Posted By Callaway

The only thing I would really add is an atheltic...

The only thing I would really add is an atheltic mouthguard. But hey, I work in a dental office and get them for free and since I am going to be a dentist I tend to think a little bit more about my...
10-14-05, 08:08 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,746
Posted By Callaway

Go with something western. Wyoming uses lots of...

Go with something western. Wyoming uses lots of brown so guy with some kind of horse name: Buckin' Bronc Brown, Clydesdale, etc... there are really a limitless number of untapped resources in the ol'...
10-14-05, 07:57 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,329
Posted By Callaway

I thought that they were road apples!?!...

I thought that they were road apples!?! Anyway-when I ride the "paths" aka limestone trails with my wife I end up hopping on the horse trail part anyway- it is a bit more wild than the limestone:D
10-14-05, 07:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 484
Posted By Callaway

Yep: ...

Yep:
http://img371.imageshack.us/img371/5530/e15858500zn.jpg
10-13-05, 07:10 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 667
Posted By Callaway

The computer is pretty bad ass. Yep it has...

The computer is pretty bad ass. Yep it has cadence, could have almost been wireless but I like the cadence, at least for now. The computer has a second wheel option so I will probably move the...
10-11-05, 07:37 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 667
Posted By Callaway

Yep, it came stock. I added the bar ends and...

Yep, it came stock. I added the bar ends and computer. Too bad about your discs- not from a biking accident I hope?
10-10-05, 07:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 667
Posted By Callaway

Maybe I should put them on the up and coming...

Maybe I should put them on the up and coming commuter then!!!
10-10-05, 07:18 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 712
Posted By Callaway

Rather than the Rockhopper Pro Disc take a look...

Rather than the Rockhopper Pro Disc take a look at the base stumpjumper- it is a better frame and better fork, i.e. more fun. My LBS doesn't even carry the RH pro disc for this reason. I was looking...
10-10-05, 07:06 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 458
Posted By Callaway

My stumpy came withva specialized protector- it...

My stumpy came withva specialized protector- it is better than the lizard skin- it can't really fall off the way it is rigged up. We'll see how long it lasts ;)
10-10-05, 07:01 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 667
Posted By Callaway

Already did ;)

Already did ;)
10-10-05, 06:50 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 667
Posted By Callaway

Got my Stumpy--OOH YEAH!

As soon as I got it home I took it out for 12 miles which was all of the time I had due to darkness and other factors,but I loved it. Until I get the Trek fully switched over to a commuter or when it...
10-08-05, 07:56 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,778
Posted By Callaway

For sure. Break it in before you are worried...

For sure. Break it in before you are worried about upgrading- but like gastro said- start saving now- especially if a new fork is already on your brain :eek:
10-08-05, 04:14 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,411
Posted By Callaway

I liked it. It is not the only thing that I like...

I liked it. It is not the only thing that I like to do- but I definitely would ride that :D
10-08-05, 03:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 339
Posted By Callaway

Sweet! :D Cheers :beer:

Sweet! :D
Cheers :beer:
10-08-05, 09:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 339
Posted By Callaway

Don't buy it off of the net- the LBS does a lot...

Don't buy it off of the net- the LBS does a lot more for you than save $80. Besides of you buy it off of the net and have a problem in the next couple of years that $80 savings will quikcly be...
10-08-05, 09:31 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,611
Posted By Callaway

:roflmao: I didn't mean that I was going to have...

:roflmao: I didn't mean that I was going to have water in there during the winter. That would be quite interesting but not too fun! I may still use the camelback in the winter, but without the...
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