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Old 12-12-18, 12:24 PM
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Pizza Hut spoke reflector


I've never seen one before. I'm guessing it would be interesting to someone who likes bikes and Pizza Hut too!
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Old 12-12-18, 12:35 PM
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Those are worth $12,000+
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Old 12-12-18, 03:12 PM
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Originally Posted by wgscott View Post
Those are worth $12,000+
3x that if you love crappy pizza.
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Old 12-12-18, 05:32 PM
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Originally Posted by wgscott View Post
Those are worth $12,000+
I've got an eye for those kind of things. Too bad I only have 1.
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Old 12-12-18, 08:15 PM
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Originally Posted by TakingMyTime View Post
I've got an eye for those kind of things. Too bad I only have 1.
1 is a set. There were approximatly 230 made for thier short lived unicycle delivery team launched in spring of 86. Very collectible!
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Old 12-12-18, 09:48 PM
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That's what I like about this forum, no matter how obscure something is you can always get info on it here!
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Old 12-12-18, 09:51 PM
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"Given away as part of the "Bike to School" Promotion. One red and one amber"
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As long as there is no anchovy left on it.
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One of the few bike accessories that needs to pass the smell test.
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Considering that as of this moment there is an nos pair, red and amber, in original packaging, not selling on ebay for $13.99 / make offer, + $5 shipping, i fully agree with the $12,000+ evaluation.
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In the time we've been discussing this rare artifact that sinister blue carpet has devoured and digested it.
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You sure that's a reflector or a petrified slice of pepperoni??.....
I don't think it's worth much to most bike collectors, but there are people that collect restaurant and food company promotional items. But unless it's the only surviving example left on the planet, it might be worth just 8 bucks to one of those collectors = 2 slices of pizza in most cities....

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Old 12-14-18, 12:16 AM
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I'll trade you all of my 255 pizza hut points for it
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Old 12-14-18, 07:56 AM
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But unless it's the only surviving example left on the planet, it might be worth just 8 bucks to one of those collectors
I guess I'm going to have to postpone that operation for another year.
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They were used extensively in pro bike racing beginning in the late '90's. Armstrong was the last to win with them. But he's admitted to cheating. Today they have about the same value as one of those yellow arm bands.
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Originally Posted by merziac View Post
3x that if you love crappy pizza.
Love their pan pizza -- meat lovers!
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Love their pan pizza -- meat lovers!
Yeah we eat a lot of it too, not my favorite.
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I would be worried it would attract drunk drivers.
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I would be worried it would attract drunk drivers.
I was more worried once about some kid with the shoes that light up when you step down on the bar route at ten pm, figured he'd be mistaken by a drunk for a cop car and cause a wreck.
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This made me all nostalgic and stuff, since one of my first jobs was running the 5-minutes or it's free personal pan pizza lunchtime madness in the late 80s. As such, I am fully prepared to pay the $12k valuation posted above. PM sent.
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I've decided to hold onto it and not sell.
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