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Schwinn Madison - fair asking price?

Old 04-12-17, 03:46 PM
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Schwinn Madison - fair asking price?

I hope this is the right place for this.. This bike has been sitting in the garage under my condo for about a year and I have decided to sell it because it was always a bit big for me.
I really do not know much about bikes and while I realize that some of these components are pretty decent, I am not sure how much I could reasonably get (on craigslist or similar) for it.

Any help would be greatly appreciated.
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Old 04-12-17, 03:52 PM
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I can't giv you a specific number, but whenever I'm trying to decide on a asking price, or sense of worth, I shop the net, ebay, craigs list, etc for comparable items and use that a a guide.

Once I have a range, I'll set the price at the high or low end depending on how motivated to make a fast sale I am.
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in that shape, i'd be happy to get $150
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Moved from SS/FG to appraisals.
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Well...........................it's really not a classic or vintage bike with the threadless fork stem. Plus, it doesn't have a model name that rings a bell either. It looks like it's got a fixed gear system. And, only one brake lever. Who knows? If it's a nice lightweight thing - like less than 22 lbs. It might be worth something. Just a WAG - $75.
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Thanks for the replies guys!
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Old 06-04-17, 09:42 PM
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Originally Posted by johnnytheboy View Post
in that shape, i'd be happy to get $150
I ended up posting this bike on CraigsList with an asking price of $200 (which I am well aware was high-ball). After a week or so I got an offer. When the dude saw it we agreed it needed loads of work so I settled for 130.
All in all I am happy it went to someone seems interested in taking care of it.

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Old 06-07-17, 08:55 PM
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I had one and loved it, congrats on selling it.
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