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Archived: General For Sale/Wanted







WANTED:   Decal posted by: George on 11/7/2003 at 5:36:11 PM
I have a Schwinn HEAVY DUTI,not a chinese bike like someone
on re tried to tell me. I am looking for a chainguard decal for 1965-75







FOR SALE:   Magneet for Sale (Australia) posted by: Ryan M on 11/7/2003 at 11:13:33 AM
i have just obtained a complete original Magneet mens bike dating from around 1927. all he components except tyres and grips are original, it is so good that if you oiled the chain and replaced the leather on the seat you could ride it away. the chrome is original and perfect on the rims (some minor rust inside but not visible with tyre on) orginal guards, tail light, wheels, spokes, seat, handlebars, pedals. handlebars need rechroming, seat needs clean and new leather (springs perfect)crank chrome perfect, has original paint (black) under respray, may be salveagable. 28inch wheels, frame has NO dints, or any other damage. even has original dynamo on the front wheel, originla lense on the tail light, lock on the rear wheel etc. OFFERS!

this bike is curently located in Australia but it may be possible to ship internationally. bike is originally from ampsterdam.







WANTED:   sears screamer posted by: chris davidson on 11/7/2003 at 1:56:10 AM
Okay my dad threw my brand new gold Sears Screamer in the trash (along with alot of other now vintage toys) back in `73 when my parents got divorced. It had gold paint and matching gold tape wrapped butterfly bars, shifter, and everything! Today, I saw pictures of a couple on the net.. I just traveled back 20+ years when I was 6. Does anyone know about what the range values are and where might I get it? Thanks! PS If you have one in or near original museum condition preferably as decribed and are needing a down payment on that Harley Heritage Springer cause age forty is comin', we need to talk! -Thanks!







FOR SALE:   1970 Schwinn Stingray Fastback stick shift posted by: Kendall Clayton on 11/7/2003 at 12:51:31 AM
i would like to sell this bike .I'm asking 300.00 It's a 3 speed it appears to be all original the only thig that appears to be missing are the stick shift cable..cool lomon color, the seat is in bas shape. Tires old but are still holding air. Alittle surface rust . i will gladly email you pics if you are intrested in this bike







FOR SALE:   Dunelt Bicycle posted by: Cindi Crisler on 11/6/2003 at 7:20:53 PM
I have been given the challenge to sell two bicycles for an elderly lady whose husband has recently died. They have had these bikes since the 1960's. Both of them are Dunelt. They look original. One is red and the other is blue. I have no idea how much they are worth or how much to ask for them. Can someone tell me? I was thinking of putting them on ebay for this lady. The numbers on the bikes are 40JY and 2295JY.


   RE:FOR SALE:   Dunelt Bicycle posted by From the Hip on 11/8/2003 at 3:34:15 AM
Dunelts were a bit down the line from the top end English threespeed bikes. They might sell for $50 tops unless someone falls in love on ebay.

   RE:RE:FOR SALE:   Dunelt Bicycle posted by Stan on 11/9/2003 at 2:56:42 PM
First you should figure out the year (look on the rear hub for a two digit date code). Then decribe their condition, style (men's frame or women's frame, lights, generator) etc.

These bikes in good running condition can easily command $100 each. They are easy to ride, have full fenders, are comfortable and are quite popular in cities and college campuses where people actually use bikes for transportation.






WANTED:   1975 BSA Chaincase Elbo posted by: Martin on 11/6/2003 at 6:08:35 PM
Need a rear chaincase elbo for a 1975 BSA 3-speed. Pics and measurements available if needed.







WANTED:   Western Fyer Ramrod posted by: Bill on 11/6/2003 at 4:04:00 PM
When I was a kid I worked all summer for my dad for a quarter an hour to pay for this bike. He saw I wasn’t going to have it paid for by the end of summer and gave me a raise to 50 cents an hour. I got the bike and had many years of enjoyment with it, but when I was old enough to drive it was left to rust. Not realizing the rarity of it at the time, I ended up giving it along with several other bikes to an overseas charity that a member of my church belonged to. Now I want it back and will have to pay for it all over again. I am sure there has to be some out there that need a good home, and I hope you can help me find it. They made a ramrod I and a ramrod II but I don’t remember what the difference was, probably insignificant. It is a chopper bike with long front forks. The closer to West Virginia the better.
elsmitro AT lycos DOT com

Thanks

Bill







WANTED:   Beaded Tyres For antique motorbike posted by: Robert Lusk on 11/6/2003 at 3:44:11 PM
Wanted badly a pair of tyres for my 1903 Minerva motor bike must be beaded edge 28 x 1 3/4 any ideas ??


   RE:WANTED:   Beaded Tyres For antique motorbike posted by bd on 11/7/2003 at 1:42:42 AM
www.cokertire.com






WANTED:   Beaded Tyres For antique motorbike posted by: Robert Lusk on 11/6/2003 at 3:44:11 PM
Wanted badly a pair of tyres for my 1903 Minerva motor bike must be beaded edge 28 x 1 3/4 any ideas ??







WANTED:   Sturmey Archer FW hub or Sturmey Archer AW alloy hub shell posted by: Peter on 11/6/2003 at 1:39:47 AM
I am looking for a used Sturmey Archer FW (4-speed) hub in working condition. Any ideas where to find one (besides ebay, which I have been searching)?
Also looking for a used Sturmey Archer AW (3-speed) hub shell made of aluminum, with 36 spoke holes.







WANTED:   Rare Parts Needed posted by: Dale Robinson on 11/6/2003 at 12:54:20 AM
Guys and Dolls: I need a head tube shroud and rear rack for a boy's 26-inch 1939 Elgin Twin Bar. I also need a hipped rim for the same bike. And, I need a 1939 Airflow Chainguard, the one that almost fully covers the assembly, and a horizontal spring seat for this bike.
Thanks!







WANTED:   OLD SCHOOL REDLINE PARTS posted by: Junior on 11/5/2003 at 9:36:10 PM
I have a 83 Redline 600a. I am looking for the following parts - Redline STU v bars, 401 Redline flight cranks single pintch bolt- sealed, and some tioga comp 3 silver star 20 inch tires. If someone knows where i can get this or you have it for sale, email me at z71raider@aol.com
THANK
Junior







WANTED:   Old Cheetah pedal trike from the 1970s posted by: Tony on 11/5/2003 at 5:24:36 PM
I used to have one of these when I was a kid and want to find one for my own kids to ride! I grew up in Los Angeles in the San Fernando Valley and can't find even a picture of one on the internet! Has anyone heard of this before? It looked sort of like a "chopper" motorcycle with three wheels, two big ones in the back and one small one in the front. You sat down with your legs in front of you and you pushed the pedals back and forth to create a "friction power/motor" that would make it go! (much faster than pure pedal power alone). It was popular around the time of Big Wheels and The Green Machine, but this was much, much cooler! If you know of any information or a website or if you have one that is in working order and you want to sell it, please let me know.







WANTED:   Pre 1992 Kona Hei Hei posted by: zeck on 11/5/2003 at 8:54:40 AM
Looking for a 16-18inch Pre-92 Kona Hei Hei. Could not afford one of those beauties when they first came out. If anyone has one in good condition with the original ti project 2 fork, and mostly original parts, please email me.

Also looking for pre-92 Kona Explosif, and Offroad Toad in similar size and condition.

And Mountain Goat Stem in Yellow and Green splatter.

Any help appreciated. zeck@_DO_NOT_SPAM_starhub.net.sg
ps. take away the obvious. :-)







WANTED:   Chain guard decal posted by: George on 11/4/2003 at 11:00:52 AM
I am trying to find a chain guard decal for a 1970`s Schwinn Heavy Duty. I can find plenty of Schwinn but no Heavy Duty. Can someone help?


   RE:WANTED:   Chain guard decal posted by dan on 11/6/2003 at 12:29:53 PM
i just saw one of thoe bies. I thought it was old also, but i think it is a repo. It was made in china. just had military mont thatsaid heavey duty on it. you can match the font with the rest of the bike and any transfer or decl maker can reproduce it, but really the value isnt going to change much with or without it