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70s Nishiki Touring - SOLD

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hi-ten / 22"/ pre-1975

randonneur / SR

stock / stock

27" / 105 / MA-40/ 32-630 Gatorskin

27" / Superbe 120mm spaced / MA-40 / 32-630 Gatorskin

SR 118bcd / something

Avocet Touring II / something

MKS Sylvan Road + Soma Clips & Straps / something

600 arabesque / 105 FD + Cyclone GT RD

Dia-Compe centerpulls / Dia-Compe

13-28 Suntour 6 cluster / 52-39 SR / Eclipse rack, SKS P45 fenders, burger bell

Blurry photos are blurry; I apologize for my computer's inadequate camera.

Dis my campus bike. Under my ownership since July 09, it's progressed through fixed, 12 speed, and single speed drivetrains; now back to 12 speed. It's a heavy lil guy, specially with a U-lock on the frame. Nice enough to cruise around on, but beater enough to ride through foot-deep puddles!

People who friended this bike van, M0THER, axe_somebody, velocepedestrian, R_o_b_s_o_n, Splined

Have a similar bike...

I've also got an ol' Nishiki 12spd that i've built into a nice commuter... Reliable as all
Hell, comfy like a couch.... Done a 200km on it, and could have kept going...

Shame it's sold... I would miss mine for sure!


yeah I actually spotted this ride, two years after selling it, locked up the other day. Made my day. Enjoy your ride!

full circle

Nice to see a bike do full circle -- and an owner canny enough to keep all the original parts when trying out a conversion.

:) I started off with just

:) I started off with just the frameset. It's been a great learning experience for me.


Great selection of vintage parts -- would never have guessed.

Good 'ol steed

Nice ol Nishiki. Going in the cluster.

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