Classic and Vintage Bicycles: Whats it Worth? Appraisals. Use this subforum for all requests as to "How much is this vintage bike worth?"Do NOT try to sell it in here, use the Marketplaces.

Strange Miyata 610

Old 03-31-11, 02:10 PM
Senior Member
Thread Starter
Join Date: Jul 2008
Posts: 69
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Strange Miyata 610

So, ran across this post on craigslist-

I have a touring bike right now thats a little too small for me, this looks perfect! I'm planning on using it as a daily commuter and for some possible weekend touring in the spring/summer. A few old friends of mine swore by their 610/1000s for light touring. So, do you all think this is worth the $260?
handsthatcatch is offline  
Old 03-31-11, 02:39 PM
Senior Member
Iowegian's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: Boulder, Colo
Posts: 2,025
Mentioned: 5 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 97 Post(s)
Liked 7 Times in 7 Posts
In Portland? Yes. It is a strange setup but it looks like an 81 with a replacement fork. It could be the previous owner wanted a new fork to get canti brakes or it could be the bike was in a crash. I'd check the frame carefully for front end damage but it's a good bike for what you're planning and the generator hub, etc are all upgrades in my book.
Iowegian is offline  
Related Topics
Thread Starter
Last Post
06-23-15 12:36 PM
Classic & Vintage
03-31-11 08:00 AM
Classic and Vintage Bicycles: Whats it Worth? Appraisals.
07-24-10 11:38 PM
04-26-10 07:47 PM
Classic & Vintage
12-30-09 08:32 AM

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright 2021 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.