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Russ' c.1972 TdF, decidedly non-standard 
PostForum: Owner Gallery   Posted: Wed Jan 03, 2018 5:43 am   Subject: Russ' c.1972 TdF, decidedly non-standard
rustystrings61
 
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Today's front quartering shot added to test the site's functionality -


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Russ' c.1972 TdF, decidedly non-standard 
PostForum: Owner Gallery   Posted: Mon Aug 21, 2017 12:00 pm   Subject: Russ' c.1972 TdF, decidedly non-standard
rustystrings61
 
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Howdy! This is an updated photo of this bike, now featuring Mavic MA3 rims laced to sealed-bearing fixed/fixed Kogswell hubs and with a set of Panaracer Pasela 28mm blackwall tires. In the years sin ...
 
Identifying a Gitane (Modell / Year) 
PostForum: Vintage Gitane   Posted: Wed Dec 02, 2015 6:21 am   Subject: Identifying a Gitane (Modell / Year)
rustystrings61
 
Replies: 9
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This is a lovely bike. It is NOT gas-pipe, as a look at the next-to-last photo reveals a Reynolds 531 tubing decal on the seat tube. A clearer photo would be nice, but it looks like it's the label i ...
 
Gitane Touring Bike 
PostForum: Vintage Gitane   Posted: Mon May 20, 2013 1:02 pm   Subject: Gitane Touring Bike
rustystrings61
 
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I vote for "just French!"
 
Gitane Touring Bike 
PostForum: Vintage Gitane   Posted: Mon May 20, 2013 7:22 am   Subject: Gitane Touring Bike
rustystrings61
 
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Here's an odd note - you know that British-style lamp bracket mounted on the left fork blade? It's on the LEFT fork blade, i.e., where it should be mounted on a bike ridden on the right side of the r ...
 
roll call 
PostForum: Vintage Gitane   Posted: Thu May 16, 2013 8:55 am   Subject: roll call
rustystrings61
 
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I signed up yesterday, but I've been lurking here and reading posts for several months now. I check it on average about 5 or 6 times a week. I suspect it will be more than that, now that I have a Gi ...
 
Russ' c.1972 TdF, decidedly non-standard 
PostForum: Owner Gallery   Posted: Wed May 15, 2013 12:26 pm   Subject: Russ' c.1972 TdF, decidedly non-standard
rustystrings61
 
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Close-up of touch-ups; extreme wabi-sabi? Still, way cooler than rattle-can can ever hope to be ... I spent too many years cleaning up vintage bikes and trying to retain originality to go cutting off ...
 
Russ' c.1972 TdF, decidedly non-standard 
PostForum: Owner Gallery   Posted: Wed May 15, 2013 8:35 am   Subject: Russ' c.1972 TdF, decidedly non-standard
rustystrings61
 
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Howdy, all! I thought I'd post this, a circa 1972 TdF that I recently acquired as a frameset with BB and headset. I'd been stalking this one for a couple of years, waiting for planets to align corre ...
 
French Threaded BB shell? 
PostForum: Vintage Gitane   Posted: Wed May 15, 2013 7:37 am   Subject: French Threaded BB shell?
rustystrings61
 
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Have you tried Dale Brown at Cycles de Oro in Greensboro? (336) 274-5959 is the shop number. Dale is the listmaster for the classicrendezvous list and has more than a passing familiarity with French ...
 
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