1. In an effort to create a new clean RRB email newsletter list we're asking folks to re-subscribe. Don't miss out on the latest news, products and reviews. CLICK HERE TO SUBSCRIBE!

Early 80's khs sundancer 26in bmx cruiser

Discussion in 'FRESH FINDS' started by LarzBahrs, Mar 26, 2012.

  1. LarzBahrs

    LarzBahrs

    0   0   0

    Joined:
    Nov 13, 2010
    Messages:
    600
    Location:
    Sacramento, Ca
    Just found this at a local fleamarket this weekend. I was walking down the aisle and I saw glint of gold and when I saw it was on a rim I .... near started sprinting towawd it :D :D Its in awesome condition, I think it was just used as a grocery getter for a better part of its life. Does anyone have any info on these things? I cant find anything on the it :cry: :cry:


    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
     
  2. jerrykr

    jerrykr

    0   0   0

    Joined:
    Feb 22, 2010
    Messages:
    2,288
    Location:
    DFW Area Texas
    sweet find. I know nothing about it, but I would have bought it too!
     
    LukeTheJoker likes this.
  3. roadmaster

    roadmaster

    0   0   0

    Joined:
    Oct 26, 2008
    Messages:
    1,895
    Location:
    yreka, "state of jefferson"
    Straight blade forks, tons of gold anodized parts and Sugino cranks... thats good stuff! Looks very comfortable ride.
     
    LukeTheJoker likes this.
  4. mattyfu

    mattyfu

    Rating - 100%
    1   0   0

    Joined:
    Apr 29, 2010
    Messages:
    161
    Location:
    Edmonton, AB
    Yeah it's a beauty, I'm always tempted to pick up a pair of those glow in the dark grips when I see them.
     
  5. cman

    cman Moderator

    Rating - 100%
    3   0   0

    Joined:
    Dec 4, 2006
    Messages:
    10,608
    Location:
    Boise,ID
  6. Rat Rod

    Rat Rod Owner & Founder Staff Member Moderator Pro Member

    Rating - 100%
    12   0   0

    Joined:
    Dec 31, 1969
    Messages:
    17,332
    Location:
    Texas
    Definitely a great collection of gold goodness on that bike.

    I like how they mimicked the "Sidewinder" logo on the down tube. :D
     
  7. KickBackCycles

    KickBackCycles

    Rating - 100%
    1   0   0

    Joined:
    Jun 4, 2011
    Messages:
    639
    Location:
    Lawrence,Kansas
    Awesome bike, I've seen some frames on Ebay from time to time but other than that I know nothing about them either.
    Great FIND!
     
  8. jaydub

    jaydub

    0   0   0

    Joined:
    Nov 6, 2008
    Messages:
    1,482
    Location:
    CT.
    KHS Made some real nice bikes back in the day..I have a nice tall road bike with some high end components on it..You dont see to many around..? Good luck with it looks like it's in great shape..
     
  9. Robertk

    Robertk

    Rating - 100%
    7   0   0

    Joined:
    Feb 13, 2009
    Messages:
    824
    Drool. :D
     
  10. outskirtscustoms

    outskirtscustoms

    Rating - 100%
    2   0   0

    Joined:
    Aug 3, 2010
    Messages:
    11,845
    Location:
    Body: Kokomo, In... Mind: in the gutter. Soul: in
  11. yoothgeye

    yoothgeye I <3 Single Speeds Moderator

    Rating - 100%
    4   0   0

    Joined:
    Jul 1, 2010
    Messages:
    7,952
    Location:
    Roanoke Rapids, NC
    Great bike, can you share the price so we can all decide it we would've bought it too?

    BTW- Nice socks. :p
     
  12. LarzBahrs

    LarzBahrs

    0   0   0

    Joined:
    Nov 13, 2010
    Messages:
    600
    Location:
    Sacramento, Ca
    I picked it up for 120 believe it or not, most bike stuff here at the flea market is ridiculous, People are asking regularly over 300 for stuff :( Thanks they are Haynes haha
     
  13. outskirtscustoms

    outskirtscustoms

    Rating - 100%
    2   0   0

    Joined:
    Aug 3, 2010
    Messages:
    11,845
    Location:
    Body: Kokomo, In... Mind: in the gutter. Soul: in
    For $120 I'd have grabbed it.
     
  14. yoothgeye

    yoothgeye I <3 Single Speeds Moderator

    Rating - 100%
    4   0   0

    Joined:
    Jul 1, 2010
    Messages:
    7,952
    Location:
    Roanoke Rapids, NC
    As a whole or parts I think you could easily double your money, but I'd buy it at that price to ride.
     
  15. LarzBahrs

    LarzBahrs

    0   0   0

    Joined:
    Nov 13, 2010
    Messages:
    600
    Location:
    Sacramento, Ca
    I ended up selling that bike a month after I got it for a bunch more then I paid for it and Ive regreted it ever since and what do you know, a couple weeks ago another one popped up locally on craigslist in the same if not better condition albeit with different gold annodized cranks and I swaped msgs with the seller for a couple of days and watched it to see if the price would go down or if someone would buy it as I didnt have enough money at the time until oneday I sold another one of my bikes, then I swooped in and ended up picking it up for the same price I bought the last one for, only this time its a keeper. :):):):) I just need a bmx seat and some bmx bars with skinwall tires and Im good to go!!
     
    LukeTheJoker likes this.
  16. LukeTheJoker

    LukeTheJoker WINTER BUILD-OFF runs till April 1st! Moderator Pro Member

    Rating - 100%
    1   0   0

    Joined:
    Nov 17, 2012
    Messages:
    12,404
    Location:
    Northern Country Victoria, Australia
    We need pics of this new one!

    Luke.
     

Share This Page