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Old 06-11-07, 03:53 PM
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Originally Posted by SCRAPHOUND
Anyone Know Or Hear Of A Ross Diamond Cruiser 186?? Bought This Bike New In The Early 80's And For Sure It Wasn't Cheep. Its A Great Cruiser And Still Rides Like A Champ. Does Anyone Own One Or Have Info On It??
In 1981 the Diamond Cruiser came in one size and one color, men's 21" in black. The price written in my catalog is $174.95. I don't know if that's retail or what the bike shop was charging for them.

Wheel/Tire size: 26x2.125 Gumwall - 36 x 105 spokes
Braking System: Alloy side-pull caliper
Gears: 5sp dérailleur w/stem shifter 14 - 28T cluster
Crankset: One piece 6 1/2" hot forged 48T

The 1984 catalog shows the Black basic model plus a 'deluxe' Concord Blue model with chrome fenders. Sizes were men's 21" and 23", plus ladies 19".
Frame is 1020 steel
Shifter: 5 sp thumb
Brakes: Alloy side pull
Cluster" 14 - 32
Crankset: 46T
Stem: Ross 4 bolt
Handlebar: Cruiser ('81 had risers)
Hubs: Heavy duty BMX
Rims: Heavy duty steel
Same tires
Cushion grips
Sorry, no prices in this catalog
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