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Peugeot ph8 marked on it ?did thay do that?

Old 07-07-06, 06:32 PM
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Peugeot ph8 marked on it ?did thay do that?

I just got this peugeot and on a small white sticker by the crank it says ph8 and under that it says uabo 57x . Did these bikes come with ID on them? I've seen so many requests for help I figured thay didnt. It has sachs derailers front and back and levers on the handle bar stem, a cromed front fork, weinman center pull brakes, maillard hubs lased to 27 X 1 1/4 rigade super chromed rims, fenders front and back, the back fender has a built in light and there is a brazon for the generator as well as an intergrated rack with bungy cord hold down. carbolite frame. It rides nice and barely a scratch on it. Can any body figure what year and was 23$ a good price?
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Some circa 1980 Peugeots had similar white stickers, generally with the model number and frame size.
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that makes sence the 57 fits me like a 57cm frame should.
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The PH8 was an entry level model in the early 1980s. The Carbolite frame, steel rims and stem mounted shifters corroborate this. I haven't seen them equipped as you described, with fenders, lights and a generator, but there was a PH18 equipped as you describe. The first number in the serial number will indicate the year of manufacture, though the model year could be a year later.
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So far I have only found entry level peugeots.Thay ride so nice I can hardly wait to find that 20$ PX10 , thay must be like riding on air .I dont know if sachs is a good make of derailer or not but man is the one on this bike smooth,
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If you like the way Peugeots ride and are on a budget, keep a sharp lookout for a PR-10 / PKN-10, which will give you something very close to the performance and feel of a PX-10, at less than half the price.
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