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Am I retro?(8 posts)

Am I retro?rightsaidfred
Dec 10, 2002 9:23 PM
i Have this bike, and a bike built by a tucson frame builder named Andy Gilmour (built about the same time as the 83 trek 620). Anyway, these are the only bikes I own, and I just started riding. I ride them all over, I love cruising next to fancy shmancy bikes.

Well, that's my intro.
gilmour bikesrightsaidfred
Dec 10, 2002 9:26 PM
http://www.gilmourbicycles.com/

Anybody heard of him?
Another chance to post a pic of my biketronracer
Dec 11, 2002 9:37 AM
This is a Gilmour. The frame's got some nice aesthetic qualities...like two tone fade paint [which has been pretty tough considering it gets banged up while locking it...(My Bianchi Pista had hundreds of paint chips)] and cutout and outlined lugs. The fork wasn't drilled for brakes, but $10 for carbide drill bits solved the problem pretty easilly.

I've since put a thompson laidback seatpost on it and that solved my fit problem 100%.
hey tronracer, can I guess on the crankset...Dura-Ace...Djudd
Dec 11, 2002 1:34 PM
early to mid 70's? just a guess
I don't get it...a joke?....campy pista cranks NMtronracer
Dec 11, 2002 6:57 PM
sorry ,,feeble attempt at retro humor... I'm better in Vegas nmDjudd
Dec 11, 2002 8:07 PM
Yep.Andy M-S
Dec 11, 2002 6:38 AM
Hopelessly!
That'll do!Humma Hah
Dec 11, 2002 5:06 PM
Shucks, we've let folks hang around here with 90's bikes.

As long as they're from the last millenium, I guess.