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Old 07-03-11, 08:51 AM   #1
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Spartan Road Bike?

Anyone ever hear of a Spartan road bike?
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Old 07-03-11, 09:10 AM   #2
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Somehow I don't think it would have all of the latest bells and whistles!

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Old 07-03-11, 09:24 AM   #3
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The Spartan bikes I have seen pics of were all just Bike Boom department store quality bikes.

Got any pics of yours?
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Old 07-03-11, 09:28 AM   #4
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"Sparta" is a dutch brand.

I recall correctly, they were a second tier brand until recent years, making nice but not especially note-worthy bicycles. I don't know if they made road bikes, they certainly made Dutch Roadsters.
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Old 07-03-11, 11:09 AM   #5
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I found it on craigslist, all i got from the guy was that it's a 10 speed men's bike that he bought in either 82 or 83 and it's been sitting since 86. He said it's a "Spartan" with drop bars. I'm going to see it at 4 so I'll have a better idea then.
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Old 07-04-11, 07:08 AM   #6
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Alright I picked it up, was only $25, brought it home, it's a tad too small, but it's definitely a department store bike. Looks like it was never used for more than a mile. Has strange foam pads instead of wrapped bars though. Might try and flip it real quick for $50 so i can pick something else up.
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Hello do you have the Spartan bicycle? If so would you be interested in selling it?
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not to be confused with "Sparton" bikes, a short-lived mid-2000's brand from Chile.
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