Sunday, February 28, 2010

This is VERY different

This is very different from what is normally posted here, but I'm gonna do it anyway.
A ghost story in Massachusetts, and it is happening right now:

1954 Ben-Hur Imperator

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1954 Ben-Hur Imperator hi I from spain I had bought one recently bicycle which I am recovering, I buy it by Internet in indianapolis I

wolud like to know if your you have some information of this model, the bike is a ben-hur imperator then marks

to nonencounter nothing of this and I would like to reproduce the original mark I believe that she is of end of

1950. if you sent any information to me and that this picture my bike into your data base thanks a greeting from


Saturday, February 27, 2010

1979 Columbia Imperial - Motorized

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1979 Columbia Imperial - Motorized 1979 Imperial made by Columbia. It has 38 miles on it. starts easy. The frame is the gas tank. Can~t find any information on who sold it and how much.

Friday, February 26, 2010

1968 CCM Imperial 700

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1968 CCM Imperial 700 CCM Imperial 700 (1968 model). 28 X 1 1/2 Canadian size wheels. Has a 2 Speed Duomatic Torpedo Coaster hub, you kick back the pedals to switch between gears, the secret weapon; very cool! Un-original handlebars + stem in photo (The bars on the ground beside it were on it and are believed to be stock ones). Someone hacked the rear fender in half.

Thursday, February 25, 2010

1965 CCM Imperial Mark IV

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1965 CCM Imperial Mark IV 1965 CCM Imperial Mark IV, Original fenders were chrome, and the reflector was rectangular. Un-original seat and front wheel also. Rear white wall tire is stock.

Wednesday, February 24, 2010

1987 GT Interceptor

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1987 GT Interceptor 1987?Gt interceptor serial#kg1e02**** Race bike turned freestyle bike.

Tuesday, February 23, 2010

1960 Schwinn Jaguar

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1960 Schwinn Jaguar 1960 Schwinn Jaguar Mark IV Bendix 2 Speed Tim Keith

Monday, February 22, 2010

1961 Schwinn Jaguar

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Sunday, February 21, 2010

Saturday, February 20, 2010

1961 Schwinn Jaguar Mark IV

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1961 Schwinn Jaguar Mark IV 1961 Schwinn Jaguar Mark IV Male 3-speed. Built in Chicago, USA. Schwinn starburst headbadge (Schwinn only used this headbadge for 2 years). Seat tube script. All original and complete except new 26 x 1 3/4 whitewall tires, tubes, rim strips and reproduction headlight. Good paint, chrome and decals except missing chrome on chainguard and some pitting on the handlebars and pedals. Some dents and scratches but overall a very good original cycle. Schwinn Approved brake calipers, horn tank, rear rack (one reflector on the rack is broken, but the large rear reflector on the fender is still intact), Sturmey-Archer hub stamped "Schwinn Approved". Schwinn "S" saddle with chrome crash rail . Schwinn Approved front rat trap rack. Large cap bow pedals. "AS" (Arnold Schwinn) seat post binder bolt. Schwinn electroforged frame and flade blade forks. Schwinn knurled rims. A nice clean original USA built cycle, and it has a horn tank and three speeds!

Friday, February 19, 2010

Thursday, February 18, 2010

1964 AMF-Roadmaster Jet Pilot

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1964 AMF-Roadmaster Jet Pilot This is an AMF Jet Pilot Roadmaster middleweight girl~s bicycle. It has a number (serial #?) U381911 stamped on the frame and the tires say "million middleweight" 26 X 1.75. I am particularly interested in the date of manufacture, whether the tires might be originals, and whether there are any copies of owner~s manuals or other interesting information about this bike. My email address is

Wednesday, February 17, 2010

1963 Murray Jet-Fire X 66

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1963 Murray Jet-Fire X 66 I cannot find anything about this bike. The chain guard says Jet-Fire X 66, the serial # is 20x66 760857 It is an old murray. Can anyone tell me anything about this bike please?????? E-Mail

Tuesday, February 16, 2010

1983 Motobecane Jubilee Sport

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1983 Motobecane Jubilee Sport Gralyn Blalock~s 1983 Motobecane Jubilee Sport made with Columbus Tubing.

Monday, February 15, 2010

1955 Monark Jubileu

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Sunday, February 14, 2010

1982 General Junior Miss

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1982 General Junior Miss This is a 80s girls muscle bike. the head badge says general and the top tube says "junior miss" most likley all original

Saturday, February 13, 2010

1901 - 1910 Elgin King

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1901 - 1910 Elgin King 28 inch single tube tires (repro).
Wood rims. Carbide light, tool bag and
rear stand are period correct but
were added. Frame is in original paint.
Seat is original. Handlebars and stem
should be nickel plated.

Thursday, February 11, 2010

1976 Motobecane Le Champion

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1976 Motobecane Le Champion 1976 Motobecane Le Champion - lilac - all Campy Nuovo Record

Wednesday, February 10, 2010

1985 Schwinn Le Tour

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1985 Schwinn Le Tour 1985 Schwinn Le Tour, though brake cables are dated ~84. 12 speed rear wheel, Aluminum cranks marked Sugino BT with 52 and 42 t chainrings. Suntour areo downtube shifters and Suntour ARX front and rear derailieurs. SR bars and stem, original translucent grip tape; SR laprade fluted aluminum seatpost. Dia-compe sidepull brake calipers and ventilated brake levers; dia-compe hoods. Original Schwinn tires, brazed on mounts for water bottle cage.

Monday, February 8, 2010

1972 Schwinn LeTour

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1972 Schwinn LeTour Gralyn Blalock~s 1975 Schwinn LeTour. It~s all original except that I swapped the stem

Sunday, February 7, 2010

1986 Schwinn LeTour

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1986 Schwinn LeTour Schwinn LeTour Male 12-speed. Chicago Schwinn headbadge. USA 4130 chromoly frame, 23 inches, measured along the seat tube. Shimano components. Downtube shifters. 27 x 1 1/8 tires. Vetta saddle. Sugino cranks. Quick release hubs.

Saturday, February 6, 2010

1931 - 1940 Persons Light

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1931 - 1940 Persons Light I don~t know anything about this light except for what~s inscribed on the side... PERSONS MAJESTIC MFG CO WORCESTER, MASS USA

Friday, February 5, 2010

1971 Schwinn Lil Chik

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1971 Schwinn Lil Chik 20 x 1 3/4 single knurle Schwinn S-7 wheels. All original and complete except new front tire and tube. Rear tire is a Schwinn Sting-Ray Gripper Slik

Thursday, February 4, 2010

1980 Schwinn Lil Tiger

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1980 Schwinn Lil Tiger Schwinn Lil Tiger. The bike was completely disassembled, cleaned, and reassembled just before this photo. This bike is now in use.

Wednesday, February 3, 2010

1972 Custom Low Lemon

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1972 Custom Low Lemon 3-speed Stik Shift custom based on a 1970s-era cantilever frame. Original lemon paint has some scratches. Original saddle in very good condition. Brand New parts: front wheel, 16 x 1.75 front tire and 20 x 2.125 rear tire, springer front fork, sissy bar, rear fender , handlebars, stem, grips, brake lever, brake pads and chainguard. Used parts from the parts bin: 3-speed rear wheel, stik-shift .

Tuesday, February 2, 2010

1972 Raleigh LTD-3

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1972 Raleigh LTD-3 1972 Raleigh LTD-3, all original except basket.

Monday, February 1, 2010

1948 Roadmaster Luxuryliner

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1948 Roadmaster Luxuryliner 1948 Roadmaster Luxuryliner. Note the nonchrome fenders, the earliest Luxuryliners had painted fenders. I came across this at an auction,(unadvertised).