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Cyclepro

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1984 Cyclepro road bike

Ritchey prologue bullhorns and titec -17 degree stem

cyclpro

Black IRO 32 spoke wheel

130mm IRO fixed/fixed flip-flop, all black

IRO 165mm cranks and stock BB

Avocet Touring saddle, and some alloy seat post

Basic MKS pedals with some no-name cages, KMC Z bushingless chain

46t IRO chainring, 15t and 18t EAI cogs

My ass

It is an old 1984 Cyclepro 10 speed road bike frame that came outfitted with shimano, avocet, suntour, dia-compe and sugino gear. I've slowly added parts, and taken stuff off to make the monster you see here.

The bike has been my daily mode of transportation around San Francisco and Davis since the day i got it, and is a beater commuter bike at heart. It gets a lot of miles and scratches, and is usually seen with fenders, but weather has been nice enough lately to ride without them.

I removed all the frames braze-ons and brackets that were uneccesary without brakes or derailers. I also did the new paintjob myself; it used to have a factory silver/black two tone.

number 511 on velospace (on of the first!). be sure to check out my other bikes here on velo
velospace.org/node/1086 white IRO jamie roy
velospace.org/node/41633 grey and black fuji track

People who friended this bike vanacker, oldslant6, zugsterbags, Streetcore, hellochan, twowheelsgood, nklatt, Norville Rogers, skiidzz, CONDENADO, onelesslimb, bio9, RobTALLpants, SFCC, stillthere, Rolls, cannonhugodale, Tracker, SXN, campystamp

Great Job

masking off the lugs.

colors

red & black are my favorite classic combination... and im a sucker for lugs

favorite

favorite conversion i've seen, i like the red and black

thanks

appreciate it man. it was a long build up. at the very end I had a sexier seat/post, and some other little stuff, but thats essentially what the thing looked like. shitty random 10 speed frame with a rattle can paint job... go figure



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