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Classic 53cm Motobecane Grand Jubile frame

I have a classic "75ish Moto…Continue

Started Jan 28

70's Motobecane Grand Jubile
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I have a very nice…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Paul Wilson Dec 6, 2014.

For Sale: 21" Jeunet Franche Comte Vintage Road Bike
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From the Boom Era - '72 Jeunet. Flamboyant blue/purple. 21" c-t frame. Simplex dropouts, 531 tubes.This is a real stunner. Just a few chips and scratches. Wants to polish up more and more. And the…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Paul Wilson Apr 17, 2014.

1973 Raleigh Gran Sport
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This is a real beauty. Hate to sell it, but need some cash.23 1/2" frame. Full Reynolds 531 frame. Brooks Professional saddle, Rare Simplex long cage derailleur. Mostly original parts.$300 or best…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Alex May 26, 2013.

 

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Paul Wilson replied to Kristen Olsen's discussion 1971 Vanni road bike for sale-Wicker Park, IL
"I want to know what a suicide break is. Do you have coffee and a donut while on a suicide break?"
Mar 26
Paul Wilson posted a discussion

Classic 53cm Motobecane Grand Jubile frame

I have a classic "75ish Moto Grand Jubile frame. for sale.53cm c-t seat tube55cm c-c top tube.Comes with Stronglight headset and bottom bracket, seatpost, cable clamps.Beautiful frame made of reynolds 531. Classic handmade frame.Asking $175Paul at 847-651-9818 call or textSee More
Jan 28
Paul Wilson replied to Paul Wilson's discussion 70's Motobecane Grand Jubile
"Reducing the price - $395 Great bike. Upgraded wheels and brakes. lots of vintage style."
Dec 6, 2014
Paul Wilson replied to Mitch Johnson's discussion Shop Recommendations
"Glenview Cyclery in Downtown Glenview across from the new library. Nice guys in there. "
Nov 22, 2014
Paul Wilson replied to Mitch Johnson's discussion Group Rides, Morton Grove Area
"There's a group from Morton Grove that goes out on Sunday mornings. They do a fairly long ride up to Highland Park. Kinda hardcore, speedy, road bike group. I meet up with them at 7:30 on Green Bay rd. in Wilmette. Not sure where they start…"
Nov 22, 2014
Paul Wilson posted a discussion

70's Motobecane Grand Jubile

I have a very nice Motobecane Grand Jubilee for sale. 1970's vintage. 59cm frame measured c-t. Reynolds 531 tubing. Huret Jubile derailleurs. Very true wheels, nice older Avocet touring 2 saddle. Very little wear on the parts. Great bike. $425.00Contact Paul at 847-651-9818 text or call.See More
Nov 22, 2014
Paul Wilson replied to Paul Wilson's discussion For Sale: 21" Jeunet Franche Comte Vintage Road Bike
"Sold last fall. Dawes Galaxy anyone????? "
Apr 17, 2014
Matt M. 18.5KM replied to Paul Wilson's discussion For Sale: 21" Jeunet Franche Comte Vintage Road Bike
"drool worthy"
Apr 17, 2014
John Gentil replied to Paul Wilson's discussion For Sale: 21" Jeunet Franche Comte Vintage Road Bike
"This bike still available?"
Apr 17, 2014
Paul Wilson replied to Paul Wilson's discussion For Sale: 21" Jeunet Franche Comte Vintage Road Bike
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Nov 25, 2013
Paul Wilson replied to Paul Wilson's discussion For Sale: 21" Jeunet Franche Comte Vintage Road Bike
"Crank arm has blocked pedal hole. And the Reynolds 531 tubing sticker in French."
Nov 25, 2013
Paul Wilson replied to Paul Wilson's discussion For Sale: 21" Jeunet Franche Comte Vintage Road Bike
"Hey Kevin, nice bike. This one is the Reynolds 531 tubing version. This would compare to a Peugeot PX-10 or Gitane TourdeFrance of the day. I think whats really unusual on this bike is the tight clearance/ racing geometry of this bike. Also that TA…"
Nov 25, 2013
KevinM replied to Paul Wilson's discussion For Sale: 21" Jeunet Franche Comte Vintage Road Bike
"oooh, I had one of these a couple years back. I loved the way my Jeunet rode, and haven't had another that's quite as sweet. This is a great example with a very legit build."
Nov 25, 2013
Paul Wilson posted a discussion

For Sale: 21" Jeunet Franche Comte Vintage Road Bike

From the Boom Era - '72 Jeunet. Flamboyant blue/purple. 21" c-t frame. Simplex dropouts, 531 tubes.This is a real stunner. Just a few chips and scratches. Wants to polish up more and more. And the color looks different from different angles and lighting.I got this a while back and cleaned it all up. Haven't put new cables on yet. And really just want to get it to someone that will ride it and enjoy it. And finish it off the way they want it.Its a very tight frame for the time period. 21" c-t…See More
Nov 25, 2013
John Borgman replied to Paul Wilson's discussion Vintage Follis 60cm.
"Hi Paul,  This is obviously an older post, but if this is still available, I'm interested in it.  Thanks,  John"
Sep 3, 2013
Alex replied to Paul Wilson's discussion 1973 Raleigh Gran Sport
"That is really, really nice. If it was one size smaller I would be out riding it right now."
May 26, 2013

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