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Worksman Classic Cruisers

Old 07-14-09, 10:06 PM
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Worksman Classic Cruisers

Anybody here have one? I spent years riding one of their industrial tricycles in the GM plant I worked at. I really liked that old trike and with solid rubber tires it never got a flat. Well I'm planning on getting a cruiser and somehow I got to the Worksman web site and lo & behold they make a cruiser with all the neat options like springer front suspension, big drum front brake, whitewall balloon tires and a retro cruiser rear rack. I went to the build sheet and put together a pretty nice bike for about $750 not bad for made in New York USA. See links and feel free to comment or post pics if you have one.

http://worksmancycles.com/shopsite_s.../cruisers.html





http://www.worksmancycles.com/shopsi...trialBikes.pdf
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Old 07-14-09, 10:31 PM
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Worksmans have been discussed in the Utility Cycling forum quite a bit. IIRC the springer fork is not made by Worksman but is a pretty cheap aftermarket item that is not too satisfactory. You might ask about it over there.
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Old 07-15-09, 04:58 AM
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Thanks for the direction
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Old 07-15-09, 11:48 AM
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I ride a Worksman cruiser- somewhere on here, I have a write-up on it.

At the time I bought mine, you could get the basic "industrial" model a little cheaper than you could get the customized cruiser with those exact same options- so that's what I did.
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Which rear end did you order on yours 1, 3, or the 7 speed?
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