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Old 12-02-08, 12:51 AM   #1
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2004 Rumba

I have a line on a 2004 Rumba on CL. The seller says its in perfect condtion and paid $2200, he wants $750, and its a 24 speed drivetrain. So I emailed him back with some ?'s. He says the size is 26" and has about 500 miles on it.

He is confused about the size, but did Burley spec. a 26" wheel? Also was 24 speed spec. for 2004, I thought it would be 27 during that time frame even if it was their entry level machine. And $2200 for a Rumba again wasn't retail about $17-1800.

If it fits I might shoot him a price more like $500 its hard to find info on this model year.

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Old 12-02-08, 08:04 AM   #2
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The description would suggest it's a Samba and not a Rumba:
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Old 12-05-08, 08:24 PM   #3
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beter luck

i hope you have better luck than i did i bought the bike for 650.00 only to have the kid call the next day and say it was his dads and he did not want to sell it i hate dealing with a man that wears the dress in his house
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Rumba was the road tandem with 700c wheels.
Samba was the mt. bike style tandem with 26" wheels.
Offer 5 bills and see if he bites . . . or then split the difference.
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