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Road Test/Bike Review (1984) Sport Tourers -- 5 Best Buys

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Road Test/Bike Review (1984) Sport Tourers -- 5 Best Buys

BRIDGESTONE 400, CENTURION Le Mans 12, NISHIKI Custom Sport, SHOGUN 400, and TAKARA Tribute make the cut.

WTB: Slingshot road model (1990s era; 18" L or 20" XL frame size)
WTB: Slingshot promotional documents (catalog, pamphlets, etc).
WTB: Bicycling! issue Oct 1969
WTB: Bike World Issues Feb - Nov 1972; Jun 1974; Mar-Apr 1978.
WTB: ZIPP 500 front wheel (650c clincher)

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This is cool. You may have seen this thread,

Show your classic sports touring bicycle

My first 10 speed was a Nishiki sports custom which was I believe pretty much the bottom of the barrel at the time. I learned how to overhaul a bike by taking it apart and somehow I managed to get it back together again. I rode that bike everywhere.

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Those Tomasso sunglasses are just the ticket whenever Higgins lets me take the Ferrari around Oahu.
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