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Posted By elboGreaze

Probably 2004-5 ish , if the condition is good ,...

Probably 2004-5 ish , if the condition is good , no damage , shifters work , I'd go $275 or so. You should be over 6' tall , as this is a big frame. Good luck !
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Posted By elboGreaze

You have a very nice bike and have taken care of...

You have a very nice bike and have taken care of it , maintained it . I wouldn't take a penny less than $400 . Good luck with your sale !
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Posted By elboGreaze

Another vote for PASS . New $30 tires , no other...

Another vote for PASS . New $30 tires , no other sign of maint . Check out the Fuji Tourer , nice bikes.
01-16-17, 06:00 PM
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Posted By elboGreaze

Brooks Pro on the Paramount , for sure ! If the...

Brooks Pro on the Paramount , for sure ! If the reflectors bug you , yank them off... unless you ride at night.
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Posted By elboGreaze

I worked on one of these for a neighbor a while...

I worked on one of these for a neighbor a while back , had bar end shifters , Deore dr's , True Temper cro-mo . Nice bike , I was impressed by the ride quality .
01-03-17, 03:21 PM
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Posted By elboGreaze

I would measure the center of where the steerer...

I would measure the center of where the steerer bolt pops out of the top of the stem , to the center of the clamp area .
01-02-17, 11:21 AM
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Posted By elboGreaze

Since you love the bike , build it with new...

Since you love the bike , build it with new components, but keep the old stuff packed away . FWIW, I recently built one up with new and used 10 speed Shimano stuff off Ebay ,at reasonable cost .
01-01-17, 04:30 PM
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Posted By elboGreaze

I buy and sell, so I know there are a few people...

I buy and sell, so I know there are a few people looking for big bikes, just as there are a lot of folks suited for 57-58s. Sold a huge (68cm) Fuji Royale last year , took a few months , but I was...
01-01-17, 04:01 PM
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Posted By elboGreaze

Lol ! That *cracked* me up, good one !!

Lol ! That *cracked* me up, good one !!
01-01-17, 02:16 PM
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Posted By elboGreaze

^^^Well, thank you so much ! When I saw it pop...

^^^Well, thank you so much ! When I saw it pop up on Craigs, I knew it was a 25 incher . I read about others here who love their Prologues, so I am delighted ! Came with some Superbe Pro stuff...
01-01-17, 02:04 PM
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Posted By elboGreaze

^^^Thank you ! I thought they were 87-88 , but I...

^^^Thank you ! I thought they were 87-88 , but I could be mistaken . I prefer frames that are more flashy , but it fits and the price was right (folks are correct, tall guys are cheap ! ) , gonna be...
01-01-17, 12:54 PM
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Posted By elboGreaze

^^^ Awesome bike, thanks for sharing !!

^^^ Awesome bike, thanks for sharing !!
01-01-17, 11:47 AM
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Posted By elboGreaze

Whoa, never knew there was (is) a PZ10 , thanks...

Whoa, never knew there was (is) a PZ10 , thanks for sharing !
01-01-17, 11:37 AM
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Posted By elboGreaze

Well , my Schwinn Prologue turned 30 today !! ...

Well , my Schwinn Prologue turned 30 today !! Wish I would age as well as my bikes...
01-01-17, 11:30 AM
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Posted By elboGreaze

Still need to install the front dr and tape ,...

Still need to install the front dr and tape , 1987 Prologue , Tange Prestige , 10 speed 105 . I set it up to mimic my CAAD 9 , really like the feel of the bike . ...
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Posted By elboGreaze

Nice looking build ! Maybe sell it to your...

Nice looking build ! Maybe sell it to your friend for what you have in it . Looks like a versatile bike , could run some fat tires if need be.
Forum: Road Cycling
11-10-16, 03:14 PM
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Posted By elboGreaze

Sure ! I don't see a need to stick it up inside...

Sure ! I don't see a need to stick it up inside . ( Bontrager tape , not Fizik)
http://i692.photobucket.com/albums/vv282/zzq28g/IMG5362_zpscojr2yat.jpg...
Forum: Road Cycling
11-08-16, 04:36 PM
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Posted By elboGreaze

I use Fizik 2mm Superlight , fairly easy to...

I use Fizik 2mm Superlight , fairly easy to install , I like the feel of it . That being said, I've wrapped quite a few, so its getting easier. FWIW , I put the plugs in, then wrap. No tucking up...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-08-16, 06:10 PM
Replies: 38
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Posted By elboGreaze

I'm getting one, I could put a 6 of Stella in...

I'm getting one, I could put a 6 of Stella in there ! Nice build, by the way, beautiful ! I do all my own work and have built up a few old steel bikes with more modern stuff, so I can relate to how...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-06-16, 04:24 PM
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Posted By elboGreaze

I have a set that came stock on my CAAD9 , never...

I have a set that came stock on my CAAD9 , never out of true after 13,000 miles . One issue I did have was a lock nut on the rear wheel worked itself loose and I didnt notice it for some time, had to...
Forum: Road Cycling
08-01-16, 04:13 PM
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Posted By elboGreaze

You can never have too many bikes ! Nice build,...

You can never have too many bikes ! Nice build, looks very nice !
Forum: Road Cycling
07-15-16, 05:03 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 5,474
Posted By elboGreaze

Those Columbus Foco bikes don't come along very...

Those Columbus Foco bikes don't come along very often, as you alluded to . I wouldn't mind getting my mitts on one... I'm interested to see how it turns out .
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Posted By elboGreaze

If you can get him to $400 and it's a good size...

If you can get him to $400 and it's a good size for you , buy it ( if everything works properly). As a CAAD owner, albeit newer, I can tell you that they are bad azz bikes. Good luck !
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Posted By elboGreaze

1. No, but save the old stuff 2. Need pics, but...

1. No, but save the old stuff
2. Need pics, but prob $100-150
3. Not if its dry rotted
4. 6 speed freewheel is prob ok, new chain, Ebay SRAM PC 850 5 6 7 8 Speed Road MTB Bike Chain 114L Fits...
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Posted By elboGreaze

Very nice CAAD5 , never seen one with that...

Very nice CAAD5 , never seen one with that finish, looks to be about a 65-66cm frame , big one !
Forum: Road Cycling
07-08-16, 02:28 PM
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Posted By elboGreaze

I would suggest going with the 42's because thats...

I would suggest going with the 42's because thats what you are used to and feel comfortable with . Just my .02
Forum: Road Cycling
07-08-16, 02:17 PM
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Posted By elboGreaze

Prob a 54cm frame ,make sure the shifters work ,...

Prob a 54cm frame ,make sure the shifters work , good buy .
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Posted By elboGreaze

Go take a look at it , for $70 you can't go wrong...

Go take a look at it , for $70 you can't go wrong .
Forum: Road Cycling
07-03-16, 05:24 PM
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Posted By elboGreaze

I'm a rookie in the cycling world (6 yrs) , but...

I'm a rookie in the cycling world (6 yrs) , but 12k out of a wheel doesnt sound half bad . FWIW, I run Shimano RS10's (13k), and they are bombproof, so far !
Forum: Road Cycling
07-03-16, 12:14 PM
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Posted By elboGreaze

Ok, stop trying to de-rail this thread, I just...

Ok, stop trying to de-rail this thread, I just got on board and it looks interesting . (Oh, I love my clipless pedals and my 5600 brifters. )
07-03-16, 10:33 AM
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Posted By elboGreaze

When you get a chance, do some research on the...

When you get a chance, do some research on the tubeset , Ishiwata EX , pretty decent stuff . I had a big Trek that was Ishiwata (Magny) that was fairly lightweight and had a really nice road feel .
07-03-16, 10:01 AM
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Posted By elboGreaze

Sweet bike, I haven't seen a Pug that color,...

Sweet bike, I haven't seen a Pug that color, really an eye catcher ! Good news for you is, at least to my old eyes, it looks more like a 60-62 cm frame . Enjoy your new bicycle !
Forum: Road Cycling
07-02-16, 05:52 PM
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Posted By elboGreaze

I can't see the pics , but if you are worried,...

I can't see the pics , but if you are worried, then change it . You may want to try a different brand , if they tend to get easily damaged .
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Posted By elboGreaze

The Trek has a mis-matched wheelset , which I...

The Trek has a mis-matched wheelset , which I would question . As far as the Giant, the comment about "NO games or phone calls" would eliminate it for me . Good luck in your search !
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Posted By elboGreaze

The seat post diameter for your Lemans is 27.0 ,...

The seat post diameter for your Lemans is 27.0 , and would suggest selling those clipless pedals separately .
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Posted By elboGreaze

That Peugeot looks to be in the 56-57cm range ,...

That Peugeot looks to be in the 56-57cm range , and is actually a steel framed bike . Fair price , but needs some TLC .
06-12-16, 02:19 PM
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Posted By elboGreaze

I'm 8/11 , or 72% . My Pug 753 , Prologue and...

I'm 8/11 , or 72% . My Pug 753 , Prologue and Super Sport are not in working order at the moment .
Forum: Road Cycling
06-12-16, 11:10 AM
Replies: 11
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Posted By elboGreaze

Not necessarily . I would post this in the...

Not necessarily . I would post this in the mechanics forum, they will be able to help you, more so than I .
Forum: Road Cycling
06-12-16, 10:32 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 538
Posted By elboGreaze

Yes, you should be able to remove / install from...

Yes, you should be able to remove / install from the side . Hit the paddle a few more times to try and get to the "home" position.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-12-16, 04:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 538
Posted By elboGreaze

If the chain is on the small cog , depress the...

If the chain is on the small cog , depress the lever and you will be able to push your cable out . And , Noodle Soup is correct , the hoods pictured in the link will not work on your STI shifters ....
06-10-16, 06:39 PM
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Posted By elboGreaze

I just re-worked a PX10 and the bars were bent on...

I just re-worked a PX10 and the bars were bent on that too , prob AVAs , also . Had to can them .
06-07-16, 06:52 PM
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Posted By elboGreaze

I saw that pop up and was tempted , but every...

I saw that pop up and was tempted , but every bike hook in the garage is taken - no room ! Nice snag, I see the multi colored ones from time to time , but not the silver ones very often . Nice...
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Posted By elboGreaze

I wouldn't pay more than $75 for that bike , move...

I wouldn't pay more than $75 for that bike , move on.
Forum: Road Cycling
06-05-16, 04:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 403
Posted By elboGreaze

I'm partial to Cannondales , but buy the Felt ,...

I'm partial to Cannondales , but buy the Felt , sounds like thats the one she wants .
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Posted By elboGreaze

I hope you are very tall, that sure looks like a...

I hope you are very tall, that sure looks like a 27" frame ! Regardless , very good value at $100 .
05-31-16, 06:54 PM
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Views: 867
Posted By elboGreaze

Very cool ! Thank you for sharing !

Very cool ! Thank you for sharing !
05-30-16, 03:12 PM
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Posted By elboGreaze

That was really nice of you to hook your uncle up...

That was really nice of you to hook your uncle up , great job !
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Posted By elboGreaze

I'd say borderline at $150 , low level Campy...

I'd say borderline at $150 , low level Campy Valentino(?) , good sized ding in the rear rim , at bottom of pic . Cool bike though .
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Posted By elboGreaze

Yes, the one with the bar code . The "56" could...

Yes, the one with the bar code . The "56" could be the frame size . For newer bikes like yours , I go to "bikepedia", in order to look up the year .
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Posted By elboGreaze

More than likely , it started out as an SR500...

More than likely , it started out as an SR500 with 105 components , 1987 model . The serial number is on the inside of the chain stay , cant remember which side . First 2 digits is frame size ,...
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