Singlespeed & Fixed Gear "I still feel that variable gears are only for people over forty-five. Isn't it better to triumph by the strength of your muscles than by the artifice of a derailer? We are getting soft...As for me, give me a fixed gear!"-- Henri Desgrange (31 January 1865 - 16 August 1940)

Schwinn Madison love

Reply

Old 11-12-18, 02:07 PM
  #1126  
ecsjr
Senior Member
 
Join Date: May 2008
Posts: 94
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 3 Post(s)
"Will be building this 2010 up sometime this winter."

That's my favorite Madison color.
ecsjr is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 11-12-18, 06:11 PM
  #1127  
3speedslow
Senior Member
 
3speedslow's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Jacksonville, NC
Posts: 6,878

Bikes: A few

Mentioned: 83 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1078 Post(s)
Originally Posted by ecsjr View Post
"Will be building this 2010 up sometime this winter."

That's my favorite Madison color.
Cool machine! I saw yours in the thread when I revisited these pages. Been looking off/ on for just a frame sale for awhile. Finally pulled one out of LA by way of a good friend.

Love the maroon as well though my favorite colour is brown. Size is great for my fit too. I plan on going all black with the Madison and switching my 2014 chrome Rush to silver components.

But for now I wait...
3speedslow is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 03-15-19, 11:44 AM
  #1128  
3speedslow
Senior Member
 
3speedslow's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Jacksonville, NC
Posts: 6,878

Bikes: A few

Mentioned: 83 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1078 Post(s)


No rear cabling. Need to get the 31.8 clamps from the LBS.


ATM, I think the badge will stay.


Love this burgundy colour. Really comes out in the sunlight.
...and indeed I did wait. My choice though, I would rather ride the great beaters i have through the winter.

But it is Spring! Time for the 2010 Madison to roll out. This is the first parts grab and build version. Might last awhile, might get changed out quick. First ride was really impressive. Smooth, quick and the fit is good.
3speedslow is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 03-15-19, 02:01 PM
  #1129  
mouse
dumb
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Tucson
Posts: 362
Mentioned: 13 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 172 Post(s)
Originally Posted by 3speedslow View Post




Love this burgundy colour. Really comes out in the sunlight.
...and indeed I did wait. My choice though, I would rather ride the great beaters i have through the winter.

But it is Spring! Time for the 2010 Madison to roll out. This is the first parts grab and build version. Might last awhile, might get changed out quick. First ride was really impressive. Smooth, quick and the fit is good.
What a beauty... the polished bits on the front fork really do it for me.
mouse is offline  
Reply With Quote

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off


Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Contact Us Archive Advertising Cookie Policy Privacy Statement Terms of Service