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Gambles Hiawatha Tandem

Old 06-17-13, 07:49 PM
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Gambles Hiawatha Tandem

What do you think this bike would be worth were I to sell it?
I have been trying to find the serial number with some help from others on the Vintage Bike forum, but I haven't had any luck yet, so I don't really know the year of the bike, but there is a license sticker on the rear from '69. It seems to be a rare bike, because I haven't been able to find nearly anything about it on the internet. It rides well, now that I have the drive pin back in the rear chainring(it came out while trying to go up a pretty steep hill), and most of it is original, except innertubes, the bell, and possibly the front tire.

Any ideas? Thanks!
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Old 06-17-13, 08:07 PM
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It's likely a department store bike. $120 +/- 10%. Most cruiser tandems on craigslist are way overpriced and sit for months. They take up too much space in the garage.

https://www.ebay.com/itm/vtg-Hiawatha...p2047675.l2557

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Serial number and exact year will have no bearing on value. Depending on your market, $100 +/-.

Originally tires would have both matched, so one is not original for sure.

Like the fenders!
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