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Posted By jiangshi

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1621x1232/53467_476270640189_5141321_o_69805e2a25a0787ea5035afd9fffa7402eb536e2.jpg
05-03-21, 04:37 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 455
Posted By jiangshi

Be aware that you need a longer clamping bolt to...

Be aware that you need a longer clamping bolt to use the mag railed regal saddle on a one bolt record seat post. They came with the saddle, back in the day.
Replies: 7
Views: 311
Posted By jiangshi

Well, I went, but so did other BMX guys, and one...

Well, I went, but so did other BMX guys, and one of them got it. It is identical to the eBay listing above. The guy who bought it is keeping it, not flipping, so good for him!
04-21-21, 11:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 216
Posted By jiangshi

French = 1 ring Swiss = 0 rings

French = 1 ring
Swiss = 0 rings
Replies: 12
Views: 579
Posted By jiangshi

When I think more about it, you could sell the...

When I think more about it, you could sell the fork alone for at least $200, maybe more.
Replies: 12
Views: 579
Posted By jiangshi

So you would value low based on personal...

So you would value low based on personal preference? This looks like a 83-85 Professional.

Since no one wants to chime in on a price, if it fit me and I wanted to try a De Rosa, I would pay $300...
04-01-21, 08:08 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,644
Posted By jiangshi

As an FYI, it is doubtful that you can run a...

As an FYI, it is doubtful that you can run a tire larger than 25c on that frame.
Replies: 5
Views: 400
Posted By jiangshi

That looks like a later repro. There should be a...

That looks like a later repro. There should be a date on the shell.
03-29-21, 02:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 302
Posted By jiangshi

I wouldn't pay much attention to the decals,...

I wouldn't pay much attention to the decals, especially in Oz. It should be a lovely riding bike. Look carefully at the rust on the top of the right side BB lug. Make sure it is brazed well at that...
03-29-21, 01:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 302
Posted By jiangshi

You were given good information at ThePaceline.

You were given good information at ThePaceline.
03-28-21, 11:26 AM
Replies: 496
Views: 63,860
Posted By jiangshi

CyclesMakaron This is my wife's, Z 078. ...

CyclesMakaron This is my wife's, Z 078.


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Replies: 24
Views: 1,016
Posted By jiangshi

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulle...

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This is very similar to my wife's 1985, apart from the chrome fork. We...
Replies: 17
Views: 773
Posted By jiangshi

Wow! Go to ...

Wow!

Go to
https://forums.thepaceline.net/index.php

for accurate information.
That is the original Serotta forum
03-16-21, 09:52 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,281
Posted By jiangshi

Compressed air from the other end.

Compressed air from the other end.
03-02-21, 11:07 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 404
Posted By jiangshi

Crown race remover

Crown race remover
Replies: 21
Views: 1,107
Posted By jiangshi

That complete bike would easily bring $3k. I have...

That complete bike would easily bring $3k. I have a friend that sold a 10th Anniversary frame, and it really didn't command a premium. That complete bike in that condition doesn't come up often, and...
Replies: 13
Views: 1,258
Posted By jiangshi

I think $1600 is closer to what you should be...

I think $1600 is closer to what you should be able to get for it.
01-30-21, 12:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 484
Posted By jiangshi

This will work: ...

This will work:
https://www.amazon.com/Tear-Mender-Instant-Leather-Adhesive/dp/B08564KTDP
Or this:
https://www.amazon.com/s?k=aqua+seal&i=industrial&ref=nb_sb_noss_1

I've just used tubular...
12-31-20, 10:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 346
Posted By jiangshi

The fork is likely early 80's. By the mid to late...

The fork is likely early 80's. By the mid to late 80's the Air fork was nearly ubiquitous.
12-25-20, 03:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 488
Posted By jiangshi

Check your drop out alignment, it doesn't look...

Check your drop out alignment, it doesn't look square.

Beautiful bike.
12-24-20, 06:49 PM
12-23-20, 06:14 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,514
Posted By jiangshi

Because of the unique geometry, I would think the...

Because of the unique geometry, I would think the bicycle would be better described as 'frame built for Merckx for the 1971 Liège–Bastogne–Liège'

Cool frame, in any case.
12-11-20, 01:58 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 3,262
Posted By jiangshi

SRLSY? From bottom up: tires, tubes....

SRLSY?

From bottom up:

tires, tubes. rims, spokes, hubs, cranksets, bottom brackets., freewheels/freehubs, tubing, cables, seatposts, seats, handlebars, handlebar tape, bike computers,...
12-08-20, 02:58 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,510
Posted By jiangshi

You may want to hold onto that in case a use pops...

You may want to hold onto that in case a use pops up in the future. Maybe you'll find a nice 8s wheelset for it ;)
Replies: 4
Views: 543
Posted By jiangshi

Nice build, in great shape. No idea on the serial...

Nice build, in great shape. No idea on the serial #, the 'built by' is probably a mechanic at the shop that sold/built it.

Cool stem great wheels, nice group in great shape.
11-09-20, 12:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 548
Posted By jiangshi

Try tapping a Torx in there.

Try tapping a Torx in there.
Replies: 14
Views: 1,080
Posted By jiangshi

Yes, it was a pretty cool bike. But even at $300...

Yes, it was a pretty cool bike. But even at $300 and the effort required I didn’t think it was worth my time. Frankie said a local guy in Detroit bought it. No one he knew.

I know what years in a...
10-30-20, 12:40 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,820
Posted By jiangshi

Testors or Model Master. I use a toothpick and...

Testors or Model Master. I use a toothpick and drop each color into a bottle cap. Count the drops to duplicate the color. I've found it works well. I believe caterham told me this method. caterham is...
10-25-20, 10:09 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 770
Posted By jiangshi

The cups are interchangeable between Italian and...

The cups are interchangeable between Italian and British.
10-22-20, 04:36 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 935
Posted By jiangshi

Park. Why mess with poor tools? One bad pull...

Park.

Why mess with poor tools? One bad pull on an irreplaceable fork should convince to buy something that works.
10-19-20, 12:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 637
Posted By jiangshi

I had a pair of those back in the day, nice...

I had a pair of those back in the day, nice shoes. I would guess a 46 would be more like a big US 11.
Replies: 4
Views: 544
Posted By jiangshi

Tough frame to sell because of size and...

Tough frame to sell because of size and condition. IfI had to guess from the one blurry picture, I would say $200, $300 if the condition is better than the picture. Not an easy sell..
10-14-20, 08:45 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 29,056
Posted By jiangshi

898th frame of 1990.

898th frame of 1990.
09-24-20, 06:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 526
Posted By jiangshi

Change the rear sprocket to a bigger one than...

Change the rear sprocket to a bigger one than what is on there.
09-18-20, 05:30 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,219
Posted By jiangshi

This is what I would do if I cared about a...

This is what I would do if I cared about a Viscount.
Mr Thompson is a trusted source. Trust him.
Replies: 5
Views: 444
Posted By jiangshi

somewhere between $100 and $500, or whatever...

somewhere between $100 and $500, or whatever someone will pay.

No pictures, no idea.
09-12-20, 08:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 417
Posted By jiangshi

Actually 89 or 90 with the cast brake bridge.

Actually 89 or 90 with the cast brake bridge.
09-12-20, 07:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 417
Posted By jiangshi

It's a Professional.

It's a Professional.
08-18-20, 03:10 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,689
Posted By jiangshi

Ultrasonic for chains is the best use.

Ultrasonic for chains is the best use.
Replies: 14
Views: 800
Posted By jiangshi

Sell!

Sell!
07-29-20, 04:37 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 784
Posted By jiangshi

My 2002 Cinelli NSC is Classic & Vintage, so...

My 2002 Cinelli NSC is Classic & Vintage, so yours certainly is.

Great condition.
Replies: 14
Views: 800
Posted By jiangshi

Smart move. You get eBay money for them, Grady? ...

Smart move. You get eBay money for them, Grady?

I sold one years ago with a bike. The buyer dropped it and it cracked. He was shocked to see what a replacement cost.
Replies: 14
Views: 800
Posted By jiangshi

https://www.ebay.com/sch/i.html?_nkw=campagnolo+ae...

https://www.ebay.com/sch/i.html?_nkw=campagnolo+aero+bottle&rt=nc&LH_Sold=1&LH_Complete=1
Replies: 9
Views: 593
Posted By jiangshi

Velobase seems to be down ATM.

Velobase seems to be down ATM.
07-16-20, 08:16 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,270
Posted By jiangshi

Sounds like you are in the market for a Shinola...

Sounds like you are in the market for a Shinola watch (https://www.shinola.com/mens/watches.html). Buy American. /s
Replies: 12
Views: 1,224
Posted By jiangshi

You would have better luck over at ThePaceline...

You would have better luck over at ThePaceline (https://forums.thepaceline.net/index.php). It was formally the Serotta Forum.

Read the rules, hang around. You can sell without giving Internet...
07-14-20, 07:52 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,981
Posted By jiangshi

I think 3x, as well.

I think 3x, as well.
07-14-20, 01:38 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,981
Posted By jiangshi

Are you reusing your hubs and rims? Make sure you...

Are you reusing your hubs and rims? Make sure you get the correct length. I’ve used Yojimbo’s Garage on eBay for spokes.
07-11-20, 05:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 706
Posted By jiangshi

You'd need a barn to store your spokes like that.

You'd need a barn to store your spokes like that.
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