This was part of a take all junk deal, a buddy of mine thinks it's a girls prewar elgin with a "sex" change somewhere along its life. Any ideas?...
After a quick acid dip, found a small crack on the left seat stay that will need some loving but otherwise the frame is in great shape.
Being bf Goodrich badged, wouldn't this have been a "Streamliner" when new?
I might strip it raw, clear it, slap some tires on and call it a day for now :).
Picked up from the local CL for cheap to build a neighborhood cruiser. Looks like someone took this bf Goodrich, repainted it and dressed it up...
Picked this up from a local flipper, looks to be a 1969 Fastback 3 speed, can't really find much info on it, I find more about the 5 speeds.
Any idea what I can get out of this badge? Thanks!
Picked up these 2 smalls at a bike swap today, bell was in a $1 box and the fork in a free box :)
That's cool man, I used to flip Z50's, MR50's, CT70's, etc until I felt down from a Z50 on the middle of the street doing a wheelie, my knees...
The Volare was a more "affordable" option to the paramount. Sometimes called the "Japanese Paramount". Reynolds 531 frame. Made in Japan with dura...
Cool little bike. I'm glad I was on vacations and never even saw it haha. Below one came out for $125 on CL (el Paso), didn't see it until it was...
So is that really a laguna or an S&S Newport with laguna decals? is it chromoly or mild steel? like this one here:...
"Not sure I'll run into many more S&S made Laguna's here in the Lonestar State. " You didn't ask the right person :wink:
anyone got anything else besides "the space cowboy"? :wink:
Sweet score indeed, congrats!
Yep, bike is gone. It was a 1949 B6 covered in house paint :)
Have this badge that came off a late 40's schwinn bike, can't really find anything about it except for another one that a member here had.
Got a couple of those, but if I remember correcty one of them has an "81" serial on it J1XXXX and the other one I believe is an 82
Here's a couple of CL finds I couldn't pass up, originally bought them to flip but now my favorite bike..
Litespeed Palmares, full DA 9 speed....
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