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1979 fuji s-10 local ad

Old 09-04-12, 10:50 PM
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1979 fuji s-10 local ad

Found this bike in the local ads for 100obo. How much do you think its worth? It 100 a fair price?
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Old 09-05-12, 12:39 AM
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That Brooks saddle, if in good condition, is worth $100 in itself. If the bike is your size and doesn't need much to get running, get it. Fujis are solid bikes.
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Old 09-05-12, 01:15 AM
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If the thing works pretty well as is and doesn't need a bunch of parts or repairs that is a good buy. I have a 1980 Fuji S12-S that is very similar to this and it is a good, solid bike.
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In a big market, it should be gone already.
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That Brooks saddle, if in good condition, is worth $100 in itself. If the bike is your size and doesn't need much to get running, get it. Fujis are solid bikes.
The saddle is likely a Fujita "Belt", which still fetches between $45 and $60 depending on condition. They are very nice saddles.

Good riding bike...hope that he got it.
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The saddle is torn on the top and sides
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The saddle is torn on the top and sides
Yikes. That knocks quite a bit off of the resale value, but doesn't hurt the rideability of the bike for you. Did you buy it?
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Old 09-07-12, 02:20 PM
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I called the guy today, he sold the bike today. I was going to purchase it too, its sucks
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Well, keep an eye out. Like I said, I have a Fuji S12-S and it is a good, solid bike.
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Really nice bikes. If another one comes up, go for it.

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Originally Posted by k_singh View Post
I called the guy today, he sold the bike today. I was going to purchase it too, its sucks
Two days later after OP. In a larger area, decent vintage bikes at the $100 mark are not going to last two days.
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Lesson learnt
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Lesson learnt
Don''t feel bad, I've learned this lesson the hard way myself. Many on this list have.
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