Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: South of Raleigh, North of New Hill, East of Harris Lake, NC
Bikes: Specialized Tarmac, Speialized Roubaix, Giant OCR-C, Specialized Stumpjumper FSR, Stumpjumper Comp, 88 & 92Nishiki Ariel, 01 Bianchi Campione, 87 Centurion Ironman, 92 Paramount
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Looks like a mid-80's Sport. Nishiki was a good quality brand sold at LBSs just like Schwinn, Raleigh, Trek etc. The SPORT was one of their entry level models, the second from the lowest level for the year you are looking at. Still, it's a good quality bike. The bike in question has alloy wheels and a very small frame, both pluses. It looks like it has new or newer tires and was well cared for along with a chromoly frame, all pluses. While $250 is high, the area you are in (LA) tends to be a high priced bike market. See if you can get them down to $200. If you are a short person, finding another 47/48cm frame in that condition can be hard to find.
If you are not a short person, I'd pass as the price is high and that is a small framed bike.
NOTE: That bike has friction shifters, not index (click).
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