Archive for November, 2010

1948 Spiegel Airman

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010

Tweet (Click for full photo) 1948 Spiegel Airman This Monark – Spiegel Airman was in extremely bad shape. I started watching the Menotomy discussions. On 12/3/97 a "johnB" issued a 24 step procedure on how to paint a bike. I saved his artical and in 2007 followed it verbatim (thanks johnB) with two exceptions. He […]

1931 – 1940 Spiegel Airman

Monday, November 29th, 2010

Tweet (Click for full photo) 1931 – 1940 Spiegel Airman

1979 Fuji America

Sunday, November 28th, 2010

Tweet (Click for full photo) 1979 Fuji America Seventies~ish Fuji. centerpulls W/ drilled dia-comp levers, suntour barend shifters, suntour v-comp front and vgt rear derailleurs, suzue hubs laced to araya 27 x 1 1/4 rims, sugino mighty comp cotterless crank w/ 52×44 rings, suntour pro-comp freewheel. Nice, but not very stock, very light for an […]

1963 Schwinn American DeLuxe

Sunday, November 28th, 2010

Tweet (Click for full photo) 1963 Schwinn American DeLuxe. The 1963 is the only year in this configuration of light and horn tank. I think it is just as nice as my Jaguar.

1963 Schwinn American DeLuxe

Saturday, November 27th, 2010

Tweet (Click for full photo) 1963 Schwinn American DeLuxe The 1963 is the only year in this configuration of light and horn tank. I think it is just as nice as my Jaguar.

1981 Peugeot AO-8

Friday, November 26th, 2010

Tweet (Click for full photo) 1981 Peugeot AO-8 this is a peugeot AO-8 of the 80~s with 12 speed. this was the entry level bike

1961 Raleigh Superbe

Thursday, November 25th, 2010

Tweet (Click for full photo) 1961 Raleigh Superbe. 21″ frame (measured from the top of the seat tube to the middle of the bottom bracket). Sturmey-Archer AW hub with Benelux derailleur makes it a 6-speed. Front wheel Dynohub generator

1961 Raleigh Superbe

Thursday, November 25th, 2010

Tweet (Click for full photo) 1961 Raleigh Superbe. 21″ frame (measured from the top of the seat tube to the middle of the bottom bracket). Sturmey-Archer AW hub with Benelux derailleur makes it a 6-speed. Front wheel Dynohub generator

1985 Fuji Opus III

Wednesday, November 24th, 2010

Tweet (Click for full photo) 1985 Fuji Opus III 49cm (measured from the top of the seat tube to the middle of the bottom bracket). Hand built.Serial number indicates it was the 62nd handmade cycle to be built in November of 1985.49cm frame (measured from the top of the seat tube to the middle of […]

1960s Sears Tote Cycle

Wednesday, November 24th, 2010

Tweet (Click for full photo) 1960s Sears Tote Cycle All original and complete except new tires and tubes, 20″ wheels. 3-speed Bendix hub with built-in coaster brake (I assume Sturmey-Archer internals) Very good paint, chrome and decals. This bicycle comes apart for storage. The shifter is on the seat tube!