Classic and Vintage Bicycles: What's it Worth? Appraisals and Inquiries - Starjet Sports Tourist CBC New York
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04-12-07, 08:59 PM
I have an old road bike that has a head badge tag that reads STARJET, CBC New York.
The bike says Sports Tourist on the frame. This bike has a ratching pedal sprocket. When you coast, the chain keep moving and you can shift the derailer while coasting. I don't know how old this bike is. I could have had it for 30 or more years.
Just wondering if anyone knows what it is and has seen them before and if it has any value?
03-07-10, 02:48 PM
Probably out of the 1980's since it sounds like it has the Shimano INteger system on it with the freewheel on the crank.
03-07-10, 03:37 PM
It's a Ross by another name. CBC = Chain Bike Corporation.
As for Value it's hard to say without a picture or knowledge of other specifications. There was a Starjet that sold here on craiglist a couple months ago for $120, but this a pretty hot college market so I would probably expect less than that. It was also just about mint in condition too.
$50 bike around here in nice condition.
03-08-10, 04:39 PM
I had a Starjet FWIW. It was the cheaoest bike I have ever seen, but I suppose they made different kinds.
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