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Just sold the raleigh olympian i had up, for nice little profit

Old 07-27-12, 12:40 PM
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Just sold the raleigh olympian i had up, for nice little profit

bought it for 40, put 40 into it, sold it for 230

now ive got my eye on sweet little vintage miyata, the picture is bad


can't tell if its worth it or not or what it is for that matter
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i bet timing worked in your favor

now get off the computer and go snag that Miyata!
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im stuck at work, it looks decent but what is it? i don't wanna waste my time
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If that Miyata was priced under $100, I would snag it quickly. For one, I'm looking for something decent with a tiny frame for my girlfriend. Even if it weren't for my girlfriend, anything with the word Miyata on it is good for nearly $200 around here, and more if it's not low end. Combine that with the small frame size, making it slightly more desirable... Your market may not produce such cash from a Miyata, though, so that part is up to your experience.
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its under 50 bucks..... i need to go look at this bike!!
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it was a miyata 100, really tiny. almost a kids bike i passed.. it need too much money for me to really want to work on, the brakes were all messed up, one had a bent cable arm... and the rims were a wobbly mess... even after all that small frames are tough to sell around these parts

EDIT:... the seller called me and they took 30 for it!! so now im stuck with this thing on to the coop for me for parts i guess!!

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