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07-29-19, 06:53 AM
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Posted By Sedgemop

Yeah, I imagine it will actually sell for...

Yeah, I imagine it will actually sell for something south of $150. Seller is already lowering the price on CL.
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07-26-19, 04:52 PM
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Posted By Sedgemop

Everybody's a winner with these bikes, but I'd...

Everybody's a winner with these bikes, but I'd probably try to matchup with your partner's bike. Make riding together as easy as possible.

Also, please post photos. Be great to see what it looks...
07-25-19, 06:42 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,896
Posted By Sedgemop

Ah, I remember when this was for sale on CL a...

Ah, I remember when this was for sale on CL a good while back. Glad it went to a good home, or did you just decide to hold onto it? Really thought about pulling the trigger on it back then, but it...
07-22-19, 06:06 PM
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Posted By Sedgemop

Like to see this go to a good home. Just not my...

Like to see this go to a good home. Just not my home. Needs TLC.

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/714891518962332/?surface=product_details

Vintage 1988 Specialized Rockhopper Comp...
07-22-19, 12:07 AM
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Posted By Sedgemop

Man, this is so great. Thanks for sharing. Hope...

Man, this is so great. Thanks for sharing. Hope to do this one day and this is some encouragement, for sure.
07-18-19, 12:52 PM
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Posted By Sedgemop

A hair too big for me, I think. Otherwise, I'd be...

A hair too big for me, I think. Otherwise, I'd be asking a lot of questions about this one.

https://chicago.craigslist.org/chc/bik/d/chicago-medici-pro-strada-64-cm-lugged/6936850981.html
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07-15-19, 08:58 PM
Replies: 52
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Posted By Sedgemop

What tires are those, please? They look great, as...

What tires are those, please? They look great, as does the whole build.
07-13-19, 08:49 AM
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Posted By Sedgemop

Thank you. Was getting to hard to resist.

Thank you. Was getting to hard to resist.
07-11-19, 04:13 PM
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Posted By Sedgemop

That is one beautiful bike. Quoting so more...

That is one beautiful bike. Quoting so more people can see this thing. Congrats.
07-07-19, 08:20 PM
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Posted By Sedgemop

Detour through Lincoln Park. Frame is too small...

Detour through Lincoln Park. Frame is too small for Abe, I think.


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Posted By Sedgemop

Nice work getting ten posts.

Nice work getting ten posts.
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Views: 1,676
Posted By Sedgemop

Post photos when you can, please.

Post photos when you can, please.
07-02-19, 07:32 AM
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Views: 1,183
Posted By Sedgemop

This slightly racier version of the classic Super...

This slightly racier version of the classic Super Course is perfect as an all-rounder, imo. I love mine. Good luck with the sale.
05-29-19, 09:59 AM
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Views: 347,518
Posted By Sedgemop

Very nice TX900. I've had all the TX's except...

Very nice TX900. I've had all the TX's except that one. Would like to have one someday. What you got to say about the ride quality? I guess it's a little racier than the TX700, right? I know the...
05-27-19, 08:51 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,004
Posted By Sedgemop

Man, this Spring is killing me with all these...

Man, this Spring is killing me with all these great bikes in my size.
05-25-19, 01:34 PM
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Posted By Sedgemop

Hope somebody buys it soon. It's my size.

Hope somebody buys it soon. It's my size.
05-24-19, 05:35 PM
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Posted By Sedgemop

Good looking Le Champion. ...

Good looking Le Champion.

https://chicago.craigslist.org/wcl/bik/d/union-motobecane-1970s/6896695938.html
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Posted By Sedgemop

Thanks for the reply, but that was a couple years...

Thanks for the reply, but that was a couple years and many bikes ago. Not actively looking for anything at the moment. Thanks again.
05-12-19, 08:21 AM
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Posted By Sedgemop

I bought Steve's Peugeot PX-10. Picked it up from...

I bought Steve's Peugeot PX-10. Picked it up from him yesterday and we had a short, rainy ride. Had a good time, despite the weather. Steve restored the bike so beautifully and the ride quality is...
05-07-19, 01:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 791
Posted By Sedgemop

PM sent.

PM sent.
05-06-19, 09:07 PM
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Posted By Sedgemop

What's the top tube length on this one, Steve?

What's the top tube length on this one, Steve?
05-02-19, 03:00 PM
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Views: 347,518
Posted By Sedgemop

Yeah, you got it: "the cusp.". Wanted to stay in...

Yeah, you got it: "the cusp.". Wanted to stay in that sweet spot of of friction thumbshifters, lugged fork, and bullmoose bars. This one has all that.
05-02-19, 02:57 PM
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Posted By Sedgemop

Thanks, I'm really looking forward to getting...

Thanks, I'm really looking forward to getting into it. Thinking about putting an old Brooks I've got on it and some leather grips. Whichever I do, I'll post some "after" photos.
05-01-19, 05:03 PM
Replies: 2,062
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Posted By Sedgemop

Picked up this '85 830 today. Been looking for a...

Picked up this '85 830 today. Been looking for a large framed early mountain bike for a long time and this one fits the bill, nicely. Needs a cleanup and will lose the kickstand, rack, disc, and...
03-25-19, 08:34 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 953
Posted By Sedgemop

Not mine. Looks like a TX500. Good price for what...

Not mine. Looks like a TX500. Good price for what it is. Don't see the green ones too often.
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02-16-19, 10:27 AM
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Posted By Sedgemop

Clean, original Super Course and a nice price....

Clean, original Super Course and a nice price. Don't wish I lived in Rochester too often.
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01-17-19, 08:08 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,810
Posted By Sedgemop

The late 70's Raleigh Super Course fits the bill....

The late 70's Raleigh Super Course fits the bill. Raleigh switched over to 700C wheels and tightened up the geometry. It's definitely on the sport side of the sport tourers.
01-05-19, 08:01 PM
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Posted By Sedgemop

I wish I did. Really like to try out a TX900....

I wish I did. Really like to try out a TX900. Aren't many of the Columbus tubed Treks around, unfortunately.
01-05-19, 05:31 PM
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Posted By Sedgemop

Don't know what a fair price is for this thing,...

Don't know what a fair price is for this thing, but I have the Columbus tubed version in the 950 and it's such a great rider. These are really sharp looking frames too.
I'm tempted to buy it, even...
01-02-19, 09:00 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 2,932
Posted By Sedgemop

I'm with you on that one. Also would like to try...

I'm with you on that one. Also would like to try some high end Japanese steel, like a Miyata Pro and a Centurion Turbo, and a Gitane Super Corsa.
11-19-18, 07:52 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,654
Posted By Sedgemop

Seems you're doing that right now, if I'm not...

Seems you're doing that right now, if I'm not mistaken.
10-22-18, 09:13 AM
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Views: 347,518
Posted By Sedgemop

Very nice. Don't see many other folks with one of...

Very nice. Don't see many other folks with one of these. Frame rides like a dream, wouldn't you say?
10-19-18, 12:42 PM
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Views: 347,518
Posted By Sedgemop

Thanks, man. It's a great riding bike. Trying to...

Thanks, man. It's a great riding bike. Trying to do it justice. It's a 62cm frame and 700c wheels.
10-19-18, 12:05 PM
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Views: 347,518
Posted By Sedgemop

Don't think I've ever posted this here as a built...

Don't think I've ever posted this here as a built bike. It's my '82 950 frame built up with mostly Shimano 600.
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10-18-18, 06:57 PM
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Views: 347,518
Posted By Sedgemop

I agree with this assessment. Since the very...

I agree with this assessment. Since the very early ones are somewhat uncommon, I had in mind that they might have custom-type qualities, but they're just good all-around, everyday bikes. Nothing at...
10-16-18, 11:10 PM
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Posted By Sedgemop

Good work, man. Enjoy that thing.

Good work, man. Enjoy that thing.
10-14-18, 02:31 AM
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Views: 6,833,214
Posted By Sedgemop

Woops, sorry for the dupe post.

Woops, sorry for the dupe post.
10-14-18, 02:27 AM
Replies: 51,707
Views: 6,833,214
Posted By Sedgemop

Trek looks to be an '85 720. Somebody should act...

Trek looks to be an '85 720. Somebody should act fast on that one.

https://images.craigslist.org/00q0q_folpxgkCYde_600x450.jpg
10-04-18, 10:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 546
Posted By Sedgemop

Oof! Stay away from here for a day and look what...

Oof! Stay away from here for a day and look what I miss. Enjoy the Italian goodness.
09-01-18, 09:07 AM
Replies: 554
Views: 34,852
Posted By Sedgemop

Thanks for the question, D4Fuji. That old field...

Thanks for the question, D4Fuji. That old field drum pre-dates the keystone badge. it's got an embossed decal on it that looks like this:
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08-31-18, 04:24 PM
Replies: 554
Views: 34,852
Posted By Sedgemop

How about some old-timey drums? I cobbled...

How about some old-timey drums? I cobbled together this set from 50's concert bass drum and snare, and a field drum from the 1920's. Bass and snare are Slingerland and the field drum is Ludwig. Calf...
08-21-18, 10:45 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 5,286
Posted By Sedgemop

Am I the last one to know how great the Prairie...

Am I the last one to know how great the Prairie Trail is? Those hills at Sterne's Woods were a big surprise and so much fun. Had a big grin on my face after that.
08-21-18, 09:26 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 5,286
Posted By Sedgemop

I rode up the Prairie Trail for the first time...

I rode up the Prairie Trail for the first time this weekend. It's the last of the area trails I had not ridden. It was such a great ride. Reminded me of this ride and made me wonder if there's any...
08-20-18, 01:30 PM
08-16-18, 01:55 PM
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Posted By Sedgemop

I'm quoting this because I think it is the...

I'm quoting this because I think it is the gospel. It's even possible that that year range is the peak for steel road bikes. Although, I don't really know what I'm talking about.
08-14-18, 12:48 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 416
Posted By Sedgemop

If you feel like counting, you can check out the...

If you feel like counting, you can check out the serial numbers here: Vintage Trek Bicycle Frame Serial Numbers late 1980 to 1981 (http://www.vintage-trek.com/SerialNos80_81.htm)

If you look at...
08-13-18, 12:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 258
Posted By Sedgemop

Not my bike in the photo, onmyright.

Not my bike in the photo, onmyright.
08-13-18, 12:47 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 258
Posted By Sedgemop

Selle Italia Grand Prix Professional is a good...

Selle Italia Grand Prix Professional is a good prospect. I'll check those out. Thanks.
08-13-18, 12:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 258
Posted By Sedgemop

Yep, I am trying to get both looks and comfort...

Yep, I am trying to get both looks and comfort right now. Got no problems with the Turbo. Wondered if there was a comfortable suede-ish saddle that looks more late 70's than the Turbo. Might check...
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