Saturday, September 28, 2013

Shimano Dura Ace L-600 Finger Tip Shifters Bar End circa 1974

NOS Bar Ends with stainless casing.   Includes  shifters and  2 pieces of 60 cm stainless casing.

Wednesday, July 3, 2013

Vintage Bastille Day Ride 2013

The 12th Annual Twin Cities Bastille Day Ride will roll on Sunday July 14th --weather permitting.  Try to bring your ol' French or French-equipped steed or bottle of Alize, Baguette, French Toast French Fries or even an Anglo vintage bike.  Fair Weather Rules apply.  

WHEN: 11:30 am Sunday July 14th, 2013.
WHERE: Har Mar Mall in St.Paul on Snelling & County Rd B.
Distance: Approx. 42 Leisurly miles along the Gateway Trail. Rest-stop at turn-around.

Snacks or Beer or Pizza available at Har Mar Chicago Pizza, after the ride.
 Scott Davis Twin Cities MN

Sunday, January 13, 2013

Mid to late 1960s Cinelli SC Speciale Corsa Original Paint

Mid-late 60s Cinelli 50 cm c-t or 49 c-c. Original paint. Possibly custom order with unusual chrome/paint, on rear triangle and full front fork. For sale. Inquiries welcome.

Drainage Screw under BB

New old stock Universal Mod 61 brakes. Original Blue ribbed cables and Original Badge!

Original blue ribbed cables and unanodized bars/stem

Special Original Cinelli/Mafac rear cable hanger was required because of small frame.  Uni is too   long. Even the Mafac is barely small enough for this frame.

NOS Blue Binda Straps and Universal toe clips

Martano 36 H rims with new repro decals

Frame: Columbus Tubes 50 cm c-t, 49 c-c.  All original Shiny Chrome, Badge and paint with small scratches.
Brakes/Levers: NOS Universal Mod 61. Original Cinelli-Mafac rear hanger original ribbed cables.
Campagnolo Record Derailleurs, Pedals, hubs 151 Crank, BB, brake clips, headset 26.2 seatpost.
Wheels: Martano "grooved" rims repro decals, Stella Spokes, Campy hubs, later Clement Criterium.
Saddle/Seatpost: Cinelli Unicanitor plastic saddle on Campy 26.2 seatpost
Bars/Stem: Alloy Cinelli unandozed 60s Giro d'Italia 40x64 bars+ matching unanodized stem. Old logo plastic white Cinelli end caps.  Neubaumms  cloth tape.
NOS Parts: Binda Straps w/ metal rollers and chrome Universal toe clips. Regina FW. Everest chain.
Unique:  frame size, extra chrome on rear triangle and full fork. Drainage screw under BB.

Tuesday, January 1, 2013

For Sale: 1973 Schwinn Touring Paramount New Paint and braze-on shifters/cable stops, cable guides and rack braze-ons.   23" Size C-C.  Approx. 56.5 cm C-C.  Serial #L7312
  • Original Campy components, Cinelli oval logo stem and Brooks Pro saddle in excellent lightly used condition.  Saddle was very nicely customized with  holes on sides vintage style.  Brake calipers are Nuovo Record, but levers are Gran Sport with Shimano hoods.  Upgraded Suntour bar end shifters, Suntour XCD rear derailleur, Suntour 6 spd freewheel and newer 64x40 Cinelli Giro d'Italia bars are also excellent and barely used. 
  • Rigida 27" rims are true and look new.  NOTE: This frame was intended for 27" wheels. The long reach Nuovo Record brake shoes are nearly at the bottoms of the calipers and the rear has a drop bolt.
  • Frame was professionally repainted when braze-on fittings were added. Only scratch is a hairline on the left chainstay, but too small for photo.  Original chrome looks good.  It is missing all of the seat tube Paramount/Schwinn decals as well as the splitter stripe decals between the chrome and the paint on the fork and rear stays. $1,100.

Sunday, December 23, 2012

Campagnolo Coaster Brake Hub


Tuesday, November 6, 2012

Spence Wolf  LONG CAGE Campy Nuovo Record Alpine Rear Derailleur, circa 1968-69 with "Patent" only stamped on top.  Very nice clean lightly used derl. w/ Simplex 303 Tourist pulleys and alloy end plates.   Drilled steel center bar with light corrosion marks. SOLD!

Thursday, September 20, 2012

1947 Claud "Claudia" Butler NOS Reynolds 531

Brand new original, never built, never ridden '47 Claud Butler Mixte frameset with Butler Dropouts and signature paint job--Time Capsule!