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11-23-17, 10:50 AM
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https://midlifecyclistblog.files.wordpress.com/2017/11/specialized-hardrock-sport.jpg?w=739
A nice Hardrock Sport a friend's friend was tossing out, I picked it up, adjusted the brakes, and it rides...
10-27-13, 07:15 AM
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Kind of looks like a time trial bike.

Kind of looks like a time trial bike.
08-15-13, 07:56 PM
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http://i1230.photobucket.com/albums/ee493/GravityAided/1987%20Schwinn%20Passage/passagewebsize.jpg...
08-13-13, 07:41 PM
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Oddjob2, I always thought the Impact was worth a...

Oddjob2, I always thought the Impact was worth a good deal more, maybe $40.00 and 50 mile drive at least. I've seen a few around here, and have owned 2. That's the first one I've seen with a straight...
08-08-13, 07:34 PM
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This is true, many of the more erudite and high...

This is true, many of the more erudite and high end frames out there are still very valuable due to prestige and scarcity. But when I speak of many old MTBs, it would be in reference to something one...
08-08-13, 06:51 PM
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Posted By Gravity Aided

Not too much value put on many old MTBs. You can...

Not too much value put on many old MTBs. You can find them in garage sales, church sales, sometimes even pawnshops, usually really reasonable in price.
06-18-13, 07:58 PM
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Posted By Gravity Aided

Or give the frame to someone who needs it, after...

Or give the frame to someone who needs it, after selling the parts. Or list it in the frame swap thread and trade for a larger one. Lots of possibilities here. Nothing gets you out of the bicycle...
06-17-13, 07:38 PM
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Posted By Gravity Aided

That's for sure. An absolute perfect match. Mine...

That's for sure. An absolute perfect match. Mine may stay pristine, no racks, just pulling a trailer when necessary.(Actually, by the end of June I already had a rack on it.)
06-17-13, 04:56 AM
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That's what I was thinking, frame serial starts...

That's what I was thinking, frame serial starts with 7, but the frame was probably made for '88. Ran across this the other day with a local reseller, and it met all the criteria:
1) Tall frame.
2)...
06-15-13, 07:35 PM
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http://i1230.photobucket.com/albums/ee493/GravityA...

http://i1230.photobucket.com/albums/ee493/GravityAided/1988%20Diamondback%20Topanga/ChainstayBrakesonDiamondbackTopanga_edited-1_zpsebebf111.jpg...
06-02-13, 08:25 PM
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Posted By Gravity Aided

http://i1230.photobucket.com/albums/ee493/GravityA...

http://i1230.photobucket.com/albums/ee493/GravityAided/MiyataCityRunnerandbarn_edited-1_zpsfcd04dcb.jpg...
05-19-13, 04:32 PM
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Posted By Gravity Aided

"Plain Gauge"

"Plain Gauge"
05-19-13, 12:05 PM
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Posted By Gravity Aided

Sweet bikes- anything like that for $15 is a...

Sweet bikes- anything like that for $15 is a great deal, yet you see it all the time. There for a while, people were just giving away old mountain bikes, just to get something with suspension. Give...
05-19-13, 06:46 AM
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Posted By Gravity Aided

Yeah, I was afraid it was too small for me, but...

Yeah, I was afraid it was too small for me, but the geometry has a bottom-bracket forward and low bottom bracket that makes it very doable for me. Dropped off a Trek 4500 in trade, should be out...
05-18-13, 07:20 PM
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Posted By Gravity Aided

http://i1230.photobucket.com/albums/ee493/GravityA...

http://i1230.photobucket.com/albums/ee493/GravityAided/MiyataCityRunner_edited-1_zps8f7e3615.jpg (http://s1230.photobucket.com/user/GravityAided/media/MiyataCityRunner_edited-1_zps8f7e3615.jpg.html)...
04-09-13, 06:36 PM
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Posted By Gravity Aided

Don't feel like a chump, Bikedued. At least it's...

Don't feel like a chump, Bikedued. At least it's getting used. Was that Ross built by Jim Redcay?
03-05-13, 05:46 AM
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Posted By Gravity Aided

Big fan of that Lotus, Cobrabyte. And step and a...

Big fan of that Lotus, Cobrabyte. And step and a half gearing.
02-21-13, 07:02 PM
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Posted By Gravity Aided

23 may be okay, long as I don't mind a great...

23 may be okay, long as I don't mind a great dealo seatpost.
02-21-13, 05:49 AM
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Posted By Gravity Aided

Same here. I'll have to look it up, and see if it...

Same here. I'll have to look it up, and see if it even came in my size. Loved mine, but it was way too small.
02-12-13, 05:36 AM
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Posted By Gravity Aided

Really light, and well made, for a basic...

Really light, and well made, for a basic citybike. Nishiki really got this one right.
02-10-13, 07:34 PM
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Posted By Gravity Aided

Blazers are great bikes , yours looks really...

Blazers are great bikes , yours looks really great . I had a large frame one in Black, Traded it to get my Schwinn Passage.
01-18-13, 05:30 AM
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Posted By Gravity Aided

Is that a Wankel rotary piston next to it ?

Is that a Wankel rotary piston next to it ?
05-27-12, 05:27 AM
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Posted By Gravity Aided

http://i1230.photobucket.com/albums/ee493/GravityA...

http://i1230.photobucket.com/albums/ee493/GravityAided/Hardrockandharness.jpg


Seems like a Hardrock week .
This is mine.
I bought the harness at a sale,
and was moving it a few blocks .
...
02-22-12, 05:01 PM
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Posted By Gravity Aided

My Dad thought it was funny as well, nothing...

My Dad thought it was funny as well,
nothing like a couple of hounds
singing along with the TI-99 .
Good Times .
02-22-12, 05:21 AM
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Posted By Gravity Aided

I bet that was a workout for the TI-99 4a . I...

I bet that was a workout for the TI-99 4a . I know it would be for mine, as soon as I got the tape recorder and Zenith Console Tv hooked to it.
02-19-12, 01:30 PM
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Posted By Gravity Aided

Some of the early attempts at suspension are both...

Some of the early attempts at suspension are both entertaining and instructive . Like that one bike that had no downtube, just a guywire .
02-07-12, 05:17 AM
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Posted By Gravity Aided

They look rather aristocratic , to me.

They look rather aristocratic , to me.
01-23-12, 05:22 AM
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Posted By Gravity Aided

Very nice Nishiki . Love the redstripe tires

Very nice Nishiki . Love the redstripe tires
12-24-11, 06:23 AM
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Posted By Gravity Aided

Bicycles and computers both must have kharmic...

Bicycles and computers both must have kharmic wheels.
11-24-11, 06:23 AM
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Posted By Gravity Aided

228122 A nice old Nishiki Blazer hardtail I...

228122 A nice old Nishiki Blazer hardtail I bought and converted for a 26" Touring Bike.
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