Classic & Vintage - help id bike?
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Can someone tell me what kind of bike this is?
06-01-08, 10:37 AM
For some reason it reminds me of an old USA brand called Rollfast. Something about the shape of the chaingurad it the key. Otherwise, it could be a host of USA brand bikes - Ross, Columbia, Huffy, Murray, etc.
06-01-08, 12:19 PM
I just like looking at this picture, for some reason ;)
It could be some current "vintage" looking reissue, given the flame decals and unicrown fork, or an older (gusseted) cantilever frame that's been updated and re-sprayed. Something about the curve of that top tube that doesn't look "vintage" to me, so I'd vote for it being a current issue.
06-01-08, 12:21 PM
I agree that it's likely not vintage but instead a contemporary "beach cruiser," likely made in China.
06-01-08, 12:50 PM
06-01-08, 12:52 PM
Neither the bike or the rider are vintage.
ah. there is a bike in that picture...
The flames, the seat angle and the head logo make me think Electra...is this a quiz?
06-02-08, 04:14 AM
That's an Electra Betty with a Wald basket on the front. The single-speed version is only available in black/pink this year. They do a 3-speed one in gold or pink though.
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