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03-25-19, 07:21 PM
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Posted By ohjonnybegoode

My Davidson

My Davidson Impulse...mix of mostly Shimano 600 with some 105...love this bike!

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04-25-18, 05:47 PM
Replies: 989
Views: 162,326
Posted By ohjonnybegoode

I think this squeezes into the vintage...

I think this squeezes into the vintage category...1997 R500...bought it from my neighbor who was moving...used it as a backup bike...just tuned it and put a new bottom bracket on it as well as a new...
04-17-18, 12:04 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 6,413
Posted By ohjonnybegoode

Thanks for the info! That's kind of what I...

Thanks for the info! That's kind of what I figured...I'll keep referring to it as a late 80s/early 90s model...the correct year is probably in there somewhere...:)
04-15-18, 07:56 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 6,413
Posted By ohjonnybegoode

Here is my late ‘80s/maybe early ‘90s Impulse...I...

Here is my late ‘80s/maybe early ‘90s Impulse...I bought the bike from eBay and have no history on it at all...does anyone know how to date a Davidson? I’d be curious to know the year...thanks!
04-14-18, 08:00 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 12,201
Posted By ohjonnybegoode

Green Davidson

My circa late ‘80s/early ‘90s Davidson Impulse in a late ‘80s/early ‘90s kinda shade of green...:)
03-24-18, 07:53 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,668
Posted By ohjonnybegoode

Congratulations....

What.a.score...a once in a lifetime haul to be sure. I especially like your ‘84...as I once owned an 1982 Paramount Elite (serial B8210) you just don’t see many of these bikes around......
09-05-17, 08:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 859
Posted By ohjonnybegoode

Nice score! I had the exact same bike in like new...

Nice score! I had the exact same bike in like new condition...loved it...in a moment of weakness I sold it. It's been replaced by a '97 R500, which I also really like, but, I still miss that T700.
06-06-17, 07:58 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,721
Posted By ohjonnybegoode

Wow...thank you sharing your story...it is why I...

Wow...thank you sharing your story...it is why I enjoy old bicycles. Selfishly, I enjoyed it that much more because your bike is a Davidson. I have a late '80s (I think) Davidson Impulse. Unlike your...
05-31-17, 11:08 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 763
Posted By ohjonnybegoode

Gotcha...interesting...then the fun would...

Gotcha...interesting...then the fun would be...what kind of bike frame did he decal?
05-31-17, 08:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 763
Posted By ohjonnybegoode

Thanks for the info...would love to know the...

Thanks for the info...would love to know the history of the bike, how long and how many frames and bikes Jerry may have created, etc. There is precious little I found when Googling, but maybe I'm not...
05-31-17, 01:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 763
Posted By ohjonnybegoode

Jerry Casale Road Bike

I have an opportunity to purchase what is being billed as a Jerry Casale road bike. In the Philadelphia area, Jerry was well known as the owner of a great lbs (Hill's, I believe) as well as very...
04-04-17, 11:54 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 3,063
Posted By ohjonnybegoode

So nice to read this thread tonight. I'll blame...

So nice to read this thread tonight. I'll blame the winter months, I'll blame my busy schedule between work and shuttling my kids this way and that on the weekends.

The point is, I hadn't done any...
01-11-16, 04:48 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,649
Posted By ohjonnybegoode

1982 Schwinn Paramount Elite - $175. ...

1982 Schwinn Paramount Elite - $175.

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05-14-15, 08:11 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,670
Posted By ohjonnybegoode

I've had as many as 9 - 10 "keepers" at any one...

I've had as many as 9 - 10 "keepers" at any one time, I'm down to five, one of which is for sale.

My criteria now are...it must fit, I must enjoy riding it, and at least for one of them, it must...
05-14-15, 07:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 747
Posted By ohjonnybegoode

I believe Superior frames were "left over" Super...

I believe Superior frames were "left over" Super Sport/Sport Tourer frames from a few years earlier that weren't used by Schwinn. I have a '73 Super Sport with a serial number that begins with CJ......
05-20-14, 08:56 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 4,916
Posted By ohjonnybegoode

I'll be 42 in a few weeks...growing up, my...

I'll be 42 in a few weeks...growing up, my grandfather had a Kool Yellow Schwinn Le Tour sitting on his front porch...never saw him ride it. He passed away when I was 12, and soon after, I was...
03-03-14, 07:49 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 825
Posted By ohjonnybegoode

My schedule is always jammed packed on the...

My schedule is always jammed packed on the weekends with my boys' sports activities, but, since I have enough notice, I'd love to meet up with yoose (I'm from Delaware County, our dialect is a little...
12-19-13, 02:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 942
Posted By ohjonnybegoode

LOL...I'm hoping there is a nice saddle...

LOL...I'm hoping there is a nice saddle underneath that cover, but I'm not holding my breath...:)
12-18-13, 11:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 942
Posted By ohjonnybegoode

I know...that threw me a little bit too, but, I...

I know...that threw me a little bit too, but, I didn't have time to ask the owner where it came from...it won't be on the bike for long...:)
12-18-13, 07:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 942
Posted By ohjonnybegoode

Thanks all...considering what his new framesets...

Thanks all...considering what his new framesets are going for...I'll take this one! Would anyone know what the frame tubing might be?
12-17-13, 11:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 942
Posted By ohjonnybegoode

Davidson Impulse

I saw this auction in the last minute and on impulse (of course), pulled the trigger with 11 seconds to go...can't wait for it to arrive after its cross country trip...I've read nothing but positive...
12-13-13, 12:26 AM
Replies: 201
Views: 26,897
Posted By ohjonnybegoode

1982 Schwinn Paramount Elite...the 10th Paramount...

1982 Schwinn Paramount Elite...the 10th Paramount built in February 1982. 1982 was the first full production season for the Paramount at Waterford...as record keeping was spotty back then at...
12-12-13, 11:52 PM
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Posted By ohjonnybegoode

While many others have a Gitane TDF...I don't...

While many others have a Gitane TDF...I don't think many have one in this paint scheme...I bought it from the original owner...a very nice gentleman named Tom in his (I'm guessing) late 60s...he was...
09-09-13, 10:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,988
Posted By ohjonnybegoode

Thank you all for your thoughts and...

Thank you all for your thoughts and comments...I'll post better photos when I get them...looking forward to picking it up....!
09-09-13, 03:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,988
Posted By ohjonnybegoode

Early '70s (?) Motobecane Grand Touring

Just picked this up off of the auction site earlier today...can't wait to pick it up and chuck the horrible seat for a nice Ideale...:). Would the Moto experts be able to approximate the year? The...
08-29-13, 08:14 AM
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Posted By ohjonnybegoode

Pretty interesting...the pic in this ad is mine...

Pretty interesting...the pic in this ad is mine of my Jubilee Sport that I took in my backyard a couple of years back...guess he lifted it from here or Flickr...(my bike was at least a 62/63 cm if I...
04-12-13, 08:18 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,665
Posted By ohjonnybegoode

So I picked up the "Jesolo" tonight...interesting...

So I picked up the "Jesolo" tonight...interesting backstory from the owner. The gentleman (Tom) is probably in his early 60s...he said he belonged to several bike teams in the early to...
04-10-13, 03:19 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,665
Posted By ohjonnybegoode

Thank you all again for your replies...very...

Thank you all again for your replies...very helpful...I also posted the same info over on the Gitane USA message board, and I thought some of you might be interested in the one response I received...
04-09-13, 08:02 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,665
Posted By ohjonnybegoode

Thanks all for your responses...I don't have the...

Thanks all for your responses...I don't have the bike in my possession, so I can't supply better photos yet. Might this be a later TDF? I'm only spending a little more than $200 for the bike, so...
04-09-13, 02:07 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,665
Posted By ohjonnybegoode

'72 Gitane Tour De France? Jesolo Team Bike?

My knowledge of anything Gitane is...well...I don't have any. Seller is saying this is a '72 Tour De France that was repainted in the '70s as a "Jesolo Tour De France team bike". It's a bit of a...
06-03-12, 07:28 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,813
Posted By ohjonnybegoode

My '71 (H7184) has P68 stamped on the bottom...

My '71 (H7184) has P68 stamped on the bottom bracket...fwiw.
05-27-12, 12:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 691
Posted By ohjonnybegoode

Well...the guy knew what he had...but cheap...

Well...the guy knew what he had...but cheap enough that I couldn't leave it...:-)
05-26-12, 09:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 691
Posted By ohjonnybegoode

'82 Trek 736 Yard Sale Find

Based on the serial number, '82 Trek 736 yard sale find. The bike has been repainted unfortunantly, but the good bits are still mostly intact...531 frame/fork, most of the Superbe Pro group intact,...
05-26-12, 10:49 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,879
Posted By ohjonnybegoode

SOMEC Yard Sale Find

In "as found" condition. No SOMEC or tubing stickers...full Campy except for brake levers (Shimano 600)...too small for me unfortunantly, but couldn't pass it up...

Small rust spots in some...
12-13-11, 09:08 PM
Replies: 601
Views: 104,245
Posted By ohjonnybegoode

1984 (or so)...GIOS Professional...my new...

1984 (or so)...GIOS Professional...my new favorite bike in my modest collection (until I ride the next one...:)

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12-12-11, 08:24 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,910
Posted By ohjonnybegoode

Kurt...sending you a couple of snaps now...please...

Kurt...sending you a couple of snaps now...please let me know if these are along the lines of what you're looking for...thanks!
12-11-11, 12:10 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,910
Posted By ohjonnybegoode

If it helps, here's a pic of my '71....serial...

If it helps, here's a pic of my '71....serial number H7184....

http://i1139.photobucket.com/albums/n558/caconway/71paramount_H7184.jpg
12-05-11, 08:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,117
Posted By ohjonnybegoode

Panasonic DX2000 - Saved from the Trash Collector!

It was dusk out as I was driving home after running a few errands last evening...as I turned onto my street...what do my wandering eyes spy, but a bike laying on the side of the curb for this...
12-04-11, 06:31 PM
Replies: 368
Views: 88,095
Posted By ohjonnybegoode

Just picked up a bee-yoo-t-full black DX2000 out...

Just picked up a bee-yoo-t-full black DX2000 out of my neighbors' trash...photos to come tomorrow when it's light out...Suntour components, nice lugged frame..can't believe it was being thrown...
11-29-11, 07:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,843
Posted By ohjonnybegoode

Thanks for the info on the tires...I was afraid...

Thanks for the info on the tires...I was afraid they'd be difficult to find...Has anyone ridden one of these before? Suitable for city riding?
11-28-11, 11:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,843
Posted By ohjonnybegoode

Seller says it has 22 inch wheels...I have no...

Seller says it has 22 inch wheels...I have no idea what I'm going to do with this thing...I'm looking for a new job...if I get one in the city...maybe I'll start to use it...:)
11-28-11, 08:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,843
Posted By ohjonnybegoode

What Did I Win? (Peugeot Folding Bike?)

Here's something a little different than the usual PX10 threads...

This was too cool to not bid on....and I ended up winning!

Anyone have one of these (sellers photos follow...)?
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11-23-11, 12:00 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 17,690
Posted By ohjonnybegoode

My 1984 Jubile Sport - gone but not...

My 1984 Jubile Sport - gone but not forgotten...It was sold to fund the purchase of my Raleigh Pro...

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11-22-11, 11:13 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 7,442
Posted By ohjonnybegoode

My newly acquired GIOS Professional...guessing...

My newly acquired GIOS Professional...guessing it's a 1984ish...no serial number anywhere that I can see.

I don't think anything is orignal on the bike, but it's no matter to me...rides...
11-19-11, 10:37 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,371
Posted By ohjonnybegoode

I thought I remember reading that some GIOS came...

I thought I remember reading that some GIOS came without serial numbers, but by the time the Professional was introduced, they started to add them...maybe early Professionals still didn't have them? ...
11-19-11, 06:10 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,371
Posted By ohjonnybegoode

Thanks for the info! One question...could you...

Thanks for the info! One question...could you tell me where the serial number is located? I looked underneath the bottom bracket and didn't see anything there except the size.
11-19-11, 06:01 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 4,304
Posted By ohjonnybegoode

I'm 39...growing up, my grandfather has a Kool...

I'm 39...growing up, my grandfather has a Kool Yellow Schwinn LeTour that sat on his front porch for years...as I child, I must have walked past the bike hundreds, if not thousands of times...he...
11-19-11, 05:18 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,371
Posted By ohjonnybegoode

Update!

Rewrapped the bars, gave it a quick wipe down and threw on some cheap pedals for the GIOS' maiden voyage on a cool autumn afternoon in the suburbs of The City of Brotherly Love.

Still need to...
11-18-11, 09:16 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,370
Posted By ohjonnybegoode

If it helps give you a point of reference, I...

If it helps give you a point of reference, I recently sold a '91 Paramount Series 5 (white with the purple spatter paint treatment) that had the full Shimano 105 group and Campy rims for $380...bike...
Replies: 18
Views: 798
Posted By ohjonnybegoode

Dear mother of pearl...run and grab them! I...

Dear mother of pearl...run and grab them! I believe there was a discrepancy between Raleigh naming the one model Gran Sport/Grand Sport/Grand Sports...I know several forum members have these...
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