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09-24-22, 06:29 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,246
Posted By bwilli88

Here are a few i have in Lancaster, PA... 73...

Here are a few i have in Lancaster, PA...
73 Super Course Dingle speed...
09-22-22, 03:44 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 964
Posted By terrymorse

Electric scooter, the kind you stand on. It had...

Electric scooter, the kind you stand on. It had fat tires, like this one, and it sounded like an e-car when it overtook me:

...
09-22-22, 02:36 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 14,836
Posted By Sonofamechanic

Only time iíve seen anything like it is on...

Only time iíve seen anything like it is on courier bikes so they can lock them up anywhere, leaning on anything, and not beat up the paint.
09-18-22, 07:59 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 1,657
Posted By albrt

Yup. Nobody else wanted it. I tried to put 32mm...

Yup. Nobody else wanted it. I tried to put 32mm tires on it but they wouldn't quite fit.

By the way, I would agree with the folks who say stem shifters are not optimal for racing, but they are...
09-18-22, 04:27 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 1,657
Posted By jethin

Iíd say itís mostly snobbery. Theyíre more...

Iíd say itís mostly snobbery. Theyíre more ergonomic than downtube shifters imo.
09-18-22, 04:24 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 1,657
Posted By droppedandlost

I don't mind them at all. I like each of my bikes...

I don't mind them at all. I like each of my bikes to offer something different.

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09-18-22, 10:50 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 1,863
Posted By Koyote

I think that poor driving is much more common...

I think that poor driving is much more common than active malevolence, but you are free to hold a darker view of humanity.Since the OP provides no evidence that it was intentional (unless I missed...
09-14-22, 05:07 AM
Replies: 8,265
Views: 2,658,053
Posted By Ironfish653

Dipping another toe into the vintage MTB game; my...

Dipping another toe into the vintage MTB game; my flea-market find Ď89 KLEIN Pinnacle

I wasnít really looking for a rigid 1980s MTB, but you donít walk away from a $100 Klein.
With no real...
09-12-22, 04:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 277
Posted By Wallonthefloor

New bike day! Good 90s mtn bike deals still exist!

I got this yesterday for $100. It was really dirty it took me an hour to scrub it pretty clean. Today I took it to the bike shop and got these water bottle cages, he inspected and it needed a...
09-11-22, 07:04 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 536
Posted By rccardr

Lemon Pledge.

Lemon Pledge.
09-08-22, 09:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 147
Posted By John E

I have an under-chainstay U-brake rear and a...

I have an under-chainstay U-brake rear and a RollerCam front on my 1988 KOM-10. I am very pleased with the bike, and it gets a lot of use on road and off, and I can easily understand why you High...
09-08-22, 07:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 147
Posted By zookster

1987(?) Schwinn High Sierra

Picked up this High Sierra last night. Going by T-Mar's Asian Serial Number guide I think it is a 1987 made by Giant in Taiwan. I am curious about the difference between the head badge number and the...
09-08-22, 06:39 AM
Replies: 71,523
Views: 11,651,846
Posted By thumpism

Parts alone must be worth the ask on this Scott...

Parts alone must be worth the ask on this Scott for $50 in VA.

https://richmond.craigslist.org/bik/d/tappahannock-scott-mountain-bike/7531043146.html
...
09-07-22, 02:49 PM
Replies: 71,523
Views: 11,651,846
Posted By Clang

1985 Schwinn High Sierra - $75 (Mora,...

1985 Schwinn High Sierra - $75 (Mora, MN)https://minneapolis.craigslist.org/ank/bik/d/mora-sierra-schwinn-mountain-bike/7530906846.html
...
09-06-22, 05:57 PM
Replies: 21,261
Views: 4,048,617
Posted By Clang

The ad text is way calmer than the bike would...

The ad text is way calmer than the bike would have me expect. Weird grab bag of other stuff stapled onto the patriotic theme like 420, a skull (I guess all the founding fathers had skulls).Trek 800...
09-06-22, 06:59 AM
Replies: 197
Views: 4,070
Posted By Trakhak

Here's a guy who used the drill-and-clamp method....

Here's a guy who used the drill-and-clamp method. Maybe you can find a similar clamp of appropriate inner and outer diameters.

Note that titanium is difficult to drill. Look up advice on drilling...
09-05-22, 11:11 AM
Replies: 197
Views: 4,070
Posted By amazinmets73

"Drill the crack, pipe clamp and sent it." ...

"Drill the crack, pipe clamp and sent it."

Just received this advice. It's what I'm going to do. I dont want to spend any money on repairs that may not even be effective. The bike will be ridden...
09-03-22, 05:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 574
Posted By 75lechamp

Chartreuse 1974 Raleigh Super Tourer

Here is my latest project, brought home just today, a 1974 Raleigh Super Tourer (serial WS4001509, which dates to around the end of September 1974, if I am counting my fortnights correctly...:))....
09-01-22, 03:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 448
Posted By stedge

Local CL find.

Maybe a little big but i will ride it a little, change the stem, and see what i do to it over the next weekends and go from there. Came w these yellow pedals and a speedplay set. It is pretty good...
08-23-22, 06:16 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 676
Posted By tiger1964

Gifted Raleigh Gran Sport: odd components?

Today I was gifted this Raleigh by a long (long!) time friend; it had been his late father’s. Bought new in the 1970’s, he rode it for under a year, had a wreck that hurt him but apparently not the...
08-23-22, 10:18 AM
Replies: 71,523
Views: 11,651,846
Posted By '02 nrs

GT Dyno $499.

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08-22-22, 07:00 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 346
Posted By montevista

Bleeding: SRAM vs Shimano

So why the different techniques? SRAM has me tapping and purging bubbles at both ends with the syringes. Shimano I can do a gravity bleed and just pour fluid in the cup at the top and let it run out...
08-21-22, 11:06 AM
Replies: 8,265
Views: 2,658,053
Posted By merziac

Got this gratis, pretty cool. ;) 94? S Works...

Got this gratis, pretty cool. ;)

94? S Works Stumpy

As found


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08-20-22, 03:56 PM
Replies: 71,523
Views: 11,651,846
Posted By '02 nrs

Cannondale jekkyl $150.

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08-20-22, 01:56 PM
Replies: 71,523
Views: 11,651,846
Posted By SoCaled

Campagnolo Bar End shifters - $9 - Santa Ana, CA ...

Campagnolo Bar End shifters - $9 - Santa Ana, CA
https://offerup.com/item/detail/7b5e42ba-44bf-36e3-a24b-c42fa9a4de62?cid=7.4
"1960 shifters 3x7 speed Make an offer"
...
08-19-22, 11:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 271
Posted By 50PlusCycling

My New-Old Mountain Bike

So here is the 2002 Giant AC-1 bike which I bought in Honolulu last month. I brought it home with me to Japan, and have been playing around with it, and adding some upgrades.

So here are the...
Forum: Southwest
08-19-22, 01:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 907
Posted By VegasTriker

It's open. There is a picture of it on the front...

It's open. There is a picture of it on the front page of today's Review Journal.
08-15-22, 05:10 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,217
Posted By bwilli88

Just a bunch of ever-increasing costly upgrades. ...

Just a bunch of ever-increasing costly upgrades. Does your wife choose more and more expensive shoes each time?
This was almost all original equipment until I received it from my friend. We both...
08-13-22, 12:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 396
Posted By Bill Kapaun

Ignore list

Ignore list
08-12-22, 07:12 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 660
Posted By rickpaulos

This one is hanging in my living room as art. ...

This one is hanging in my living room as art.
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08-12-22, 11:38 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 701
Posted By Fendertele

I picked one up at Aldiís a couple months ago....

I picked one up at Aldiís a couple months ago. Iíve used it a few times. Hard to beat for $40.
08-11-22, 09:17 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 660
Posted By Iride01

I wouldn't care one way or the other. Some can...

I wouldn't care one way or the other. Some can be quite the pain to remove. Unless you are going to change out the freewheel, I'd just spray some WD-40 on it and wipe off the excess. It'll slowly...
08-11-22, 12:58 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,217
Posted By bwilli88

I have a 74 Gazelle built Grand Prix, it is the...

I have a 74 Gazelle built Grand Prix, it is the bike that brought me here....
08-10-22, 02:31 PM
Replies: 71,523
Views: 11,651,846
Posted By SoCaled

Schwinn High Sierra - $50 - Reseda, CA ...

Schwinn High Sierra - $50 - Reseda, CA
https://losangeles.craigslist.org/sfv/bik/d/northridge-schwinn-high-sierra-bicycle/7519751328.html
...
08-09-22, 08:27 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,217
Posted By Deal4Fuji

...and they come with the cool red R cotter pin...

...and they come with the cool red R cotter pin nut
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08-09-22, 05:57 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,217
Posted By branko_76

10 Reasons Why I Like Early 1970's Raleigh Grand Prix

1) they have hard to service cottered cranks
2) headsets are difficult to adjust
3) frames are never aligned at the factory
4) bearing grease is dried up
5) they have chrome steel rims
6)...
08-07-22, 01:53 PM
Replies: 71,523
Views: 11,651,846
Posted By Clang

1995 Specialized Stumpjumper M2 - $100 (St...

1995 Specialized Stumpjumper M2 - $100 (St Michael, MN)
https://tinyurl.com/3mr7x89s
...
08-05-22, 03:20 PM
Replies: 71,523
Views: 11,651,846
Posted By SoCaled

Specialized Stumpjumper sport - $375 - San...

Specialized Stumpjumper sport - $375 - San Gabriel Valley, CA
https://losangeles.craigslist.org/sgv/bik/d/north-hollywood-1983-specialized-stump/7517752698.html
...
08-05-22, 10:53 AM
Replies: 260
Views: 26,234
Posted By xiaoman1

Here are a few of mine...... ...

Here are a few of mine......
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might have posted...
08-04-22, 01:54 PM
Replies: 71,523
Views: 11,651,846
Posted By SoCaled

Specialized Stumpjumper frame & parts - $250 -...

Specialized Stumpjumper frame & parts - $250 - Burbank, CA
https://offerup.com/item/detail/1446307859
"Up for grabs is a 1983 specialized stump jumper sport with lots of good parts. Frame is 23.5...
08-04-22, 12:45 PM
Replies: 71,523
Views: 11,651,846
Posted By SoCaled

Cargo trailer - $50 - LA,CA ...

Cargo trailer - $50 - LA,CA
https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/431324109025028/?ref=search&referral_code=null&referral_story_type=post
...
08-04-22, 10:18 AM
Replies: 71,523
Views: 11,651,846
Posted By SoCaled

Park Tool stand - $100 - LA, CA ...

Park Tool stand - $100 - LA, CA
https://offerup.com/item/detail/315f5fd6-c622-3ec7-abae-b1603578fce9?cid=7.4
...
08-03-22, 04:01 PM
Replies: 71,523
Views: 11,651,846
Posted By SoCaled

Gitane - $50 - Malibu,CA ...

Gitane - $50 - Malibu,CA
https://losangeles.craigslist.org/wst/bik/d/malibu-vintage-gitane-interclub-steel/7516986438.html
...
08-03-22, 03:01 PM
Replies: 71,523
Views: 11,651,846
Posted By Clang

GT Avalanche - $120 (Reno,...

GT Avalanche - $120 (Reno, NV)https://reno.craigslist.org/bik/d/sparks-gt-1996-avalanche-excellent/7511454740.html

https://images.craigslist.org/00z0z_kvna8XoUMVXz_0eL0b4_1200x900.jpg
08-03-22, 02:41 PM
Replies: 71,523
Views: 11,651,846
Posted By Clang

and the deal of the day:Centurion Ironman - $25...

and the deal of the day:Centurion Ironman - $25 (El Cajon - Fletcher Hills, CA)https://sandiego.craigslist.org/esd/bik/d/el-cajon-centurion-ironman-12-speed/7516936139.html
...
08-03-22, 02:31 PM
Replies: 71,523
Views: 11,651,846
Posted By Clang

Schwinn High Sierra - $100 (COLORADO SPRINGS,...

Schwinn High Sierra - $100 (COLORADO SPRINGS, CO)https://cosprings.craigslist.org/bik/d/colorado-springs-schwinn-mountain-bike/7515305767.html
...
08-03-22, 10:39 AM
Replies: 5,382
Views: 611,230
Posted By capnjonny

Trek 620 gentleman's Express cruiser build

I just finished building up this Trek from a frame donated to the Bike Exchange and it is a beauty, Everything on the bike except the cables, covers, and cassette is a used / donated part. It has a...
08-03-22, 09:29 AM
Replies: 260
Views: 26,234
Posted By Roger M

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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My old 240. Since passed on to another caretaker. ...
08-03-22, 07:23 AM
Replies: 71,523
Views: 11,651,846
Posted By Rocket-Sauce

:love: ...

:love:
https://boston.craigslist.org/sob/bik/d/harwich-independent-fabrication-crown/7516662017.html...
08-02-22, 01:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 317
Posted By tjfastback66

Shimano Biopace crankset - Schwinn High Sierra

Greetings All -
Thinking of changing out the Shimano Biopace crankset on our Schwinn High Sierra.
Reading some news that this was a failed product - and wanting to put on something that would be...
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