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Old 11-26-2012, 11:10 AM   #1
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1972 GITANE grand sport deluxe

Hi guys picked this up at a yard sale for $5.Was in pretty good original condition just needed a good cleaning and new tires.Rides really nice IMO added a B-72 brooks I picked up and a set of longboard fendersName:  gitane.jpg
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Old 12-02-2012, 09:04 PM   #2
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I love it. That's the kind of bike I look for.



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Old 12-02-2012, 10:17 PM   #3
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What do you think of the Longboards?

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Old 12-03-2012, 06:49 PM   #4
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Looks awesome!

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Old 12-05-2012, 05:02 PM   #5
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Great deal on a great-looking bike. Here's to many happy miles on it! Love the fenders

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Old 01-06-2013, 12:03 PM   #6
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What do you think of the Longboards?
I love them best fenders I've used,just wanted to put some miles on them before I gave an opinion on them.
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Old 01-06-2013, 03:11 PM   #7
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sweet!! i love colors that are not average everyday ones. that one is very different

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Old 01-09-2013, 12:12 PM   #8
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All it neads is a pump, and maybe a bag

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Old 01-09-2013, 08:13 PM   #9
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I'm hoping that the manufactures of modern bikes take a cue from "yesteryear" & start producing old school bikes like these.

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Old 01-18-2013, 09:09 PM   #10
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Its too expensive these days to produce a bike of that quality anymore.



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