1974 Schwinn Le Tour Kool Lemon

I saw this bike and just had to buy it. This is my 1974 Schwinn Le Tour painted in kool lemon.  A cool yellow Schwinn bike made in Japan with a French name.  Here it is just after I brought it home: I haven’t done much except add a saddle and post.  It needs aContinue reading “1974 Schwinn Le Tour Kool Lemon”

1971 Hercules Bicycle Ladies

This is my friend Glen’s ladies Hercules bike we believe is a 1971 based on the Sturmey Archer 3 speed hub.  He happened upon this bike after some maniac threw it in the garbage.  After some care and cleaning it’s a beautiful bike and fun to ride.  Believe it to be all original with theContinue reading “1971 Hercules Bicycle Ladies”

1974 Raleigh Sports Ladies Bicycle

I didn’t just get one vintage bike, I got a couple.  This is the ladies version of the Raleigh Sports.  She is in a little better shape than the men’s bike: I think it is pretty much the same bike, except for the frame with the step through top tube. I think she does haveContinue reading “1974 Raleigh Sports Ladies Bicycle”

1974 Raleigh Sports Men’s bicycle

This week I added a couple new bikes to the fleet.  The first one is a 1974 Raleigh Sports in bronze green color.  It’s in pretty good shape for its age, but I plan to give it a big refresh.  A friend of mine found an old Hercules in a dumpster that he has beenContinue reading “1974 Raleigh Sports Men’s bicycle”

2015 Felt Z75 Disc

This is my favorite ride, my 2015 Felt Z75 disc.  I’ve put quite a few thousand miles on it and just love riding it.  It has all 105 components now except the TRP Spyre disc brakes.  I upgraded the original crankset to 105 and also changed the wheelset.  Wheels are gravel/CX from Bicycle Wheel Warehouse. Continue reading “2015 Felt Z75 Disc”