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    Bike brand

    Hey, anyone have an opinion on this brand
    NISHIKI
    theres a local craiglist listing that caught my eye.
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    Nishiki had good quality control. They made a whole range of bikes, from the rather basic, with heavy-ish frames and components, to some very nice, lightweights with some excellent fittings.

    <edit> I was under the impression that they ceased manufacturing quite a number of years ago. I would ask the seller what model year the bike is from.
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    They are still around. Loads of them here in Japan
    http://www.nishiki.com/
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    Thanks guys, I tried their website, but my Nordic language skills are non-existent.
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    Quote Originally Posted by giantcfr1 View Post
    They are still around. Loads of them here in Japan
    http://www.nishiki.com/
    But apparently they don't routinely distribute to the US any more.
    squegeeboo, I'd think it's definitely worth a look. The bike has to be worth a good deal more than the seller is asking.
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    Expect it to be older--the seven-speed tells me that. It's certainly worth a look. I see lots of them around on the street.
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