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Posted By NatusEstInSuht

Lovely bike! It looks like it has survived three...

Lovely bike! It looks like it has survived three decades very well.

The Vectra was an entry-level bicycle from Concorde and came equipped with Shimano's Exage Sport LX groupset. I think that...
05-31-21, 01:01 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 8,965
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

Reynolds 531 T-Shirt

I think I'll wear this today, as I head off to do a bit of shopping and banking.
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Posted By NatusEstInSuht

I'm in the Vancouver area and I see Cramerotti...

I'm in the Vancouver area and I see Cramerotti bicycles come up for sale about once a month. Most of the frames were imported from Italy by Guiseppi Cramerotti, the founder of a high-end bicycle...
03-09-21, 10:24 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 3,297
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

Disc brakes have their place on road bikes,...

Disc brakes have their place on road bikes, especially if you're riding in wet conditions or are descending down steep and long hills or mountains.

For most applications, brakes are meant to slow...
01-07-21, 07:14 PM
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Views: 629
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

Way overpriced! That's a $200 USD frame at the...

Way overpriced! That's a $200 USD frame at the absolute max.

While the frame is in really nice condition, the Classica was nowhere near the top of the Miele food chain. Tange 2 tubing was used on...
12-13-20, 04:37 PM
Replies: 186
Views: 36,862
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

It might be just me, but I think that fork looks...

It might be just me, but I think that fork looks bent from this angle.
10-14-20, 06:03 PM
Replies: 62,232
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Posted By NatusEstInSuht

Rene Herse "Cyclocamping" 50cm - eBay auction

https://www.ebay.ca/itm/R-Herse-cyclocamping-1970-bike-VERY-NICE/264899614797?hash=item3dad3f584d:g:kNwAAOSw9d5fh4nT

Extremely rare Rene Herse 1970 Cyclo-camping bicycle in expensive Vitus tubing...
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Posted By NatusEstInSuht

Cramerotti was a Canadian brand based out of...

Cramerotti was a Canadian brand based out of Vancouver. From what I've read, the owner, Guisseppe Cramerotti, ran a high-end bicycle store called La Bicicletta (it's still around) and imported frames...
10-10-20, 06:17 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,657
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

Steve Bauer Bicycles

Here in Canada, we had a range of bicycles branded after yellow jersey wearer Steve Bauer. I have no idea who made them, but they occupied the mid-range of the spectrum.
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10-08-20, 05:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 516
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

Noice! :thumb: It's not every day you see a...

Noice! :thumb:

It's not every day you see a Canadian-brazed, Ishiwata-tubed Carlton Corsair.
10-08-20, 04:11 PM
Replies: 62,232
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Posted By NatusEstInSuht

1960s Falcon - 21" - $150: Santa Clarita, California

https://www.pinkbike.com/buysell/2890906/

Falcon English made road bike.
21" frame with cut lug construction.
Alloy rims with sew-up tires.
'Campy' wide flange quick release hubs.
Mafac center...
09-21-20, 11:31 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 7,899
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

It certainly is telling that you've failed to...

It certainly is telling that you've failed to provide evidence about your claim; especially as you claim it exists.
09-16-20, 06:06 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,718
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

A hipster and his money are soon parted.

A hipster and his money are soon parted.
09-15-20, 08:11 PM
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Views: 61,733
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

My old Concorde Colombo with Aelle R tubing,...

My old Concorde Colombo with Aelle R tubing, Campy front and rear dropouts, first-generation Campagnolo Athena groupset with Doppler shifters, a black Selle San Marco Rolls saddle, Cinelli stem and...
09-15-20, 07:58 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 7,899
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

Looks great! A nice modern update on a classic...

Looks great! A nice modern update on a classic bicycle. Raleigh has done a good job on this and I'm sure they'll quickly sell all 250 copies.
09-12-20, 06:17 PM
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Views: 427
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

It looks like a Primato or perhaps a Diamante. As...

It looks like a Primato or perhaps a Diamante. As for age, Campagnolo sold Record in 7-speed configuration from about 1987 to 1991.
08-30-20, 07:48 PM
Replies: 62,232
Views: 9,425,043
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

Vintage Gitane Toilet Paper Roll Holder

https://www.ebay.ca/itm/FIGNON-LEMOND-HINAULT-GITANE-PRO-TEAM-DEROULEUR-rare-ET-unique/124314153786?hash=item1cf1b3733a:g:WSQAAOSw2AdfOO8~

RARE AND UNIQUE!
GITANE PRO TEAM TOILET / WC UNROLLER...
08-27-20, 08:39 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 6,901
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

Sugino Autex Self-Extracting Crank Bolts

I know some people here on BF don't like the Sugino Autex system as they believe that it's difficult to tighten them to an adequate torque spec, but I'd much rather break out a long-levered 6mm hex...
08-27-20, 07:27 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,561
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

Piasentin Super Vitus 971 Build Completed!

Well, after a couple of months and a few delays, Iíve finally built up the frame and taken it out for a quick, 20km spin.

What has taken me so long? The main reason was due to the six weeks for...
08-24-20, 12:38 AM
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Views: 416,916
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

1970's French Super Vitus Piastentin

For the past month, I've been working on building up the 1970's Super Vitus 971 frame made for a French bicycle store near Grenoble called Piasentin.

The wheels and the 7-speed Shimano 105C...
08-04-20, 12:56 AM
Replies: 62,232
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Posted By NatusEstInSuht

You'll then need to tack on a five-hour journey,...

You'll then need to tack on a five-hour journey, including a 100-minute ferry crossing. The seller is located in the Comox Valley on Vancouver Island. It's a $200, full-day round-trip from Vancouver.
08-01-20, 07:38 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 7,069
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

Corporate branding throughout Asia - including...

Corporate branding throughout Asia - including Japan, China, Taiwan, Indonesia and India - is more often than not carried out using the Latin alphabet instead of the native languages. It has to do...
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Views: 1,298
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

The first generation of Athena was Campagnolo's...

The first generation of Athena was Campagnolo's most beautiful groupset from the 1990s onwards. Nothing has matched it since.
07-21-20, 10:25 PM
Replies: 227
Views: 14,309
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

That's because Wilier was founded in 1906. Do you...

That's because Wilier was founded in 1906. Do you mean the 21st century?
07-21-20, 10:20 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,594
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

Take look at something from Kinlin, H Plus Son,...

Take look at something from Kinlin, H Plus Son, Exal or a modern pair from Rigida, Ambrosio or Mavic.

These UK-Based retailers have decent selections:...
07-09-20, 11:44 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 4,593
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

Here's my ideal bike. A mix of old and modern. ...

Here's my ideal bike. A mix of old and modern.

For my builder, I'm going local and will pick British Columbia's Chris Dekerf (https://www.dekerf.com/). I would commission him to build me a fillet...
07-03-20, 07:02 PM
Replies: 7,132
Views: 682,081
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

Piasentin Super Vitus 971 frame from Lancey France

Not quite! The box contained a new-to-me Super Vitus 971 frame along with a Stonglight headset, TA bottom bracket and a J.P. Routens (JPR) seatpost. The frame is branded Piasentin, but the only real...
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Views: 1,193
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

It's worth more parted out than complete. I think...

It's worth more parted out than complete. I think the frameset is worth about $200 and about $200 to $250 for everything else.
06-24-20, 07:11 PM
Replies: 62,232
Views: 9,425,043
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

I might be able to but I'm away from Vancouver...

I might be able to but I'm away from Vancouver until Sunday night. DM me.
06-22-20, 10:52 PM
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Posted By NatusEstInSuht

Olmo Competition - $540 CAD - 62cm - Vancouver Island

https://comoxvalley.craigslist.org/bik/d/campbell-river-central-vintage-olmo/7146585633.html

Bike has been powdercoated, new decals, bar tape, cables and housings. Bearings cleaned and regreased....
06-22-20, 10:28 PM
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Views: 3,192,088
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

1990 Diamondback Master TG Centurion - Shimano 105

Here is something that was potentially saved from the dump - a 1990 Diamondback Master TG Centurion.

The story on this is that the Diamondback has belonged to my father for a least the past dozen...
06-22-20, 09:28 PM
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Posted By NatusEstInSuht

1990 Diamondback Master TG Centurion

Here's my addition to this thread, a 1990 63-64 cm or 25" Diamondback Master TG Centurion. I doubt I'll be keeping it for long, however, as the frame is way, way too big for me.

The backstory on...
06-18-20, 10:25 AM
Replies: 62,232
Views: 9,425,043
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

BSA Roadster - $200 - Vancouver, British Columbia

Vintage BSA Roadster - $200 (Vancouver)
https://vancouver.craigslist.org/van/bik/d/vancouver-vintage-bsa-roadster/7143860691.html

A very old English fixed gear roadster. The rear wheel is double...
06-11-20, 04:50 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,200
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

If it was something that: Infrequently...

If it was something that:

Infrequently comes onto the market;
Is in my size;
Is not stupidly expensive;
I can pick it up or can be shipped to me at a reasonable rate;
Is in decent...
06-02-20, 11:09 AM
Replies: 62,232
Views: 9,425,043
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

1988 Kuwahara Pro Star - Suntour Ole, Ishiwata EXO - $750 CAD Surrey, BC

https://vancouver.craigslist.org/rds/bik/d/surrey-inner-northwest-1988-kuwahara/7133340785.html
...
06-01-20, 06:54 PM
Replies: 62,232
Views: 9,425,043
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

Miyata - Team Miyata - Dura-Ace - $650 (Vancouver, BC)

Team Miyata 80's vintage road bikehttps://vancouver.craigslist.org/rch/bik/d/richmond-southwest-team-miyata-80s/7134190820.html

Team Miyata 1980's vintage road bicycle. Original 1st generation...
05-10-20, 11:46 AM
Replies: 62,232
Views: 9,425,043
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

1970ís Raleigh Super Course Bike - $500 - Vancouver, BC

https://vancouver.craigslist.org/nvn/bik/d/west-vancouver-west-vintage-1970s/7121516149.html

I have a beautiful 1970ís Raleigh Super Course bike for sale. Itís in amazing condition.
All original...
05-10-20, 11:40 AM
Replies: 62,232
Views: 9,425,043
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

NOS 1971 Mercier Tour de France Special - $600 - Vancouver, BC

https://vancouver.craigslist.org/pml/bik/d/maple-ridge-mercier-nos-1971-vintage/7121425288.html

1971 Mercier Model #101 (https://www.bikeforums.net/usertag.php?do=list&action=hash&hash=101) 10...
03-23-20, 09:57 AM
Replies: 62,232
Views: 9,425,043
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

1986 LOOK Equipe Bernard Hinault - Reynolds 753 - $450 CAD - Vancouver

https://vancouver.craigslist.org/van/bik/d/vancouver-look-bernard-hinault-reynolds/7096278160.html

A Look Bernard Hinault frame with Reynolds 753 tubes which is a heat treated version of 531 and...
02-05-20, 12:25 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,823
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

I use Tufo tubular rim tape...

I use Tufo tubular rim tape (https://www.tufo.com/en/accessories/). Dead easy to mount a tire and I've never had issues with rim separation. I'm not going back to using glue. It's too messy. It takes...
02-02-20, 05:44 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 7,485
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

If had $4,000 CAD and wanted a bike that would...

If had $4,000 CAD and wanted a bike that would fit your parameters I would buy... two bikes. One for gravel duties and one for road duties.

For my gravel bike, check out the Brodie Romulus ($1,399...
02-01-20, 09:34 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 7,069
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

Pardus (http://www.parduscycle.com/en/)makes...

Pardus (http://www.parduscycle.com/en/)makes some really high-end carbon frames. I really like their Robin SL https://www.biketo.com/product/41349.html.

XDS is another interesting Chinese brand....
01-25-20, 02:17 PM
Replies: 62,232
Views: 9,425,043
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

Faggin frameset - Columbus SLX - 52cm - $150

https://www.pinkbike.com/buysell/2473906/

Mid 80's Faggin frame Columbus SLX tubing. Paint in ok condition. Make an offer
...
01-24-20, 12:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,603
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

Thanks for posting this. A really interesting...

Thanks for posting this. A really interesting read. I love the Rossin's leather handlebar covers.
07-07-19, 05:11 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,986
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

Here are some photos of the Mk5 frame. It was...

Here are some photos of the Mk5 frame. It was made in 1979.

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/2000x1504/img_1608_709c835f2c36a68c6ca7c9c8d5657865dae4a895.jpg...
07-07-19, 02:42 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,986
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

As someone who recently acquired a restored and...

As someone who recently acquired a restored and repainted Carlton Mk5 Professional frame, I shall follow this thread with great interest!

Given my Carlton's seat stays are now set to 130mm in...
07-03-19, 10:07 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 19,076
Posted By NatusEstInSuht

Looks like a fun build! Keep us posted.

Looks like a fun build! Keep us posted.
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