Archive for June, 2011

1970 Robin Hood

Thursday, June 30th, 2011

Tweet (Click for full photo) 1970 Robin Hood 1970 Robin Hood Male 3-speed made in Nottingham, England. Sturmey-Archer model AW internally geared 3-speed rear hub. Good paint, chrome and decals. Brooks saddle All original and complete including 26 x 1 3/8 Dunlop Champion tires in good shape. 21 inch frame, measured along the seat tube.

1964 Rollfast

Wednesday, June 29th, 2011

Tweet (Click for full photo) 1964 Rollfast The only numbers I could find on the bike were J7287 on the gooseneck and CH on the underside of the bottom bracket hanger. It also has Persons Supreme pedals. Tires are 26"x1.75".

1931 – 1940 Raleigh

Tuesday, June 28th, 2011

Tweet (Click for full photo) 1931 – 1940 Raleigh 37 raleigh 28 inch roadster.

1947 Schwinn Henderson

Monday, June 27th, 2011

Tweet (Click for full photo) 1947 Schwinn Henderson 1947 Schwinn Henderson (Women~s 26" inch) This bike was found thrown out on a trash pile (next door), rusted but complete, except for the original seat cover. It had been repainted about 20-30 years before in dark metallic blue. It had Goodyear 26 X 2.125 tires mounted […]

1955 Columbia

Sunday, June 26th, 2011

Tweet (Click for full photo) 1955 Columbia According to the serial number and some other research, I am certain that this is a 1955 Columbia balloon tire bike. I see no tank mounting tabs. Leather persons spring saddle is actually still somewhat comfortable. I do not know the model, but a catalog showed a similar […]

1953 Raleigh

Saturday, June 25th, 2011

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1952 Sunbeam

Friday, June 24th, 2011

Tweet (Click for full photo) 1952 Sunbeam 1952 Sunbeam Male 3-speed made in England. All original and complete except new 26 x 1 3/8 inch tires and tubes. Sturmey-Archer AG rear hub with built in Dynohub generator. All power and lighting in good working order! Large 23 inch frame, measured along the seat tube. Dunlop […]

1952 Sunbeam

Thursday, June 23rd, 2011

Tweet (Click for full photo) 1952 Sunbeam Oilbath chaincase. This is not like a Raleigh enclosed chaincase. This is sealed and holds a few inches of oil.A really bad idea that only lasted a few years…

1952 Sunbeam

Thursday, June 23rd, 2011

Tweet (Click for full photo) 1952 Sunbeam Oilbath chaincase. This is not like a Raleigh enclosed chaincase. This is sealed and holds a few inches of oil.A really bad idea that only lasted a few years…

1931 – 1940 Long John

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2011

Tweet (Click for full photo) 1931 – 1940 Long John Danish "Long John" Delivery Bicycle Seen almost as purchased. Age unknown.