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Old 05-08-11, 11:18 PM   #1
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Values of a vintage western flyer and 502 Raleigh (olympian?)

Im looking at a couple of bikes and thinking of buying one. I wanted to get your opinions on them, since im not really an expert as far as their value.

The first:
http://savannah.craigslist.org/bik/2363724918.html

I think its a Raleigh Olympian. I feel like the asking price is a little much and im hoping to talk them down.

The second:
http://savannah.craigslist.org/bik/2364629640.html

Im about 5' 5' so I think the frame of this one might be too small for me (23in). Im double checking with them to make sure its right cause that seems pretty tiny.

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Old 05-09-11, 05:19 AM   #2
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Both bikes are very likely too big for you. Google frame sizing, 23 inch is medium to large. Western Flyer, little to no value, maybe $25. Raleigh is better, maybe $150.
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