Finally find a good bike and its a darned boys bike....

Discussion in 'Classic Balloon Tire Bicycles 1933-1965' started by carlalotta, Jun 16, 2011.

  1. #1 Posted Jun 16, 2011
    carlalotta

    carlalotta Finally riding a big boys bike

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    I thought that with a token boys bike in my collection maybe I could land a man :) Or with a little alteration, I could make this into an awesome girls bike!!! lol
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    teisco

    teisco Finally riding a big boys bike

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    Want to sell it,,,I am interested.
     
  3. #3 Posted Jun 16, 2011
    bricycle

    bricycle I'm the Wiz, and nobody beats me!

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    Whoever ends up with this.... I could use the seat if you're going to restore it. Tanks bri. PS; please do not turn into a girl's bike, we'll all die of a heart attack if you do....
     
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  4. #4 Posted Jun 16, 2011
    redline1968

    redline1968 Cruisin' on my Bluebird

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    trumps a bluebird and a aerocycle.. nice score.
     
  5. #5 Posted Jun 16, 2011
    npence

    npence I live for the CABE

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    That bike is awesome.
     
  6. #6 Posted Jun 16, 2011
    rustyspoke66

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    If I wasn't married I might take you up on that. Hope you want a guy with a thing for old bikes.
     
  7. #7 Posted Jun 16, 2011
    PCHiggin

    PCHiggin I live for the CABE

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    Look @ the upper left corner of this page.Does anything look familiar? That is a very rare bike.

    Pat
     
  8. #8 Posted Jun 16, 2011
    scrubbinrims

    scrubbinrims Riding a '38 Autocycle Deluxe

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    6'2", 220 lbs (okay, 230), brown/blue
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    Interested?
     
  9. #9 Posted Jun 16, 2011
    militarymonark

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    im married and there is nothing that would ever make me want to leave even a bike as rare as that
     
  10. #10 Posted Jun 16, 2011
    slick

    slick Cruisin' on my Bluebird

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    So let's hear more of the story of where you found it and see some more photos of it??? That has to be the score of the century! I'd sell all of my 30+ collection for that 1. Well all except 3!! Hey Pickers, beat that!!!!
     
  11. #11 Posted Jun 16, 2011
    Freqman1

    Freqman1 Riding a '37 Dayton Super Streamline

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    I'm not a big fan of Evinrudes but I appreciate the rarity and significance of this bike-nice find. v/r Shawn
     
  12. #12 Posted Jun 16, 2011
    Oldbikes

    Oldbikes Wore out three sets of tires already!

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    Congrats on an incredible find!

    I know it's a BOYS bike, YUK! But, wanted to let you know that I will provide a loving home for it if you want to sell it to find a more suitable GIRLS bike! ;)
     
  13. #13 Posted Jun 16, 2011
    Flat Tire

    Flat Tire I live for the CABE

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    I was thinking about takin a vacation to North Carolina, but since I'm single and like your bike I might go to Kansas instead! Nice find!
     
  14. #14 Posted Jun 16, 2011
    HARPO

    HARPO Wore out three sets of tires already!

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    SUPER rare!..........wow!.......and it looks to be all there......
     
  15. #15 Posted Jun 16, 2011
    twowheelfan

    twowheelfan Wore out three sets of tires already!

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    showed your picture gallery to my wife. she said YEA! you go! great buch of bikes. it kind of would be a shame to add a boys bike to that room. maybe start another to put the "random" boys versions that you pick up? i would like to know just how many of those evinrudes are on the record now including this one. is it like twelve? or is it like fifty? congrats on getting the hen's tooth! without cavities i might add!
     
  16. #16 Posted Jun 16, 2011
    carlalotta

    carlalotta Finally riding a big boys bike

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    Thanks :) A friend of mine from back East found it at an estate sale. He called and told me to there was "a neat old bike" at an auction just 20 miles from his house. Needless to say, I about died when I saw what the bike actually was! I can't wait to get it on some different tires, remove that awful basket and wipe off the decades old dust!!!
     
  17. #17 Posted Jun 16, 2011
    twowheelfan

    twowheelfan Wore out three sets of tires already!

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    simply remarkable! the brass ring! if you ask me.
     
  18. #18 Posted Jun 16, 2011
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    Simply incredible...There still out there!!! Congrats
     
  19. #19 Posted Jun 16, 2011
    redline1968

    redline1968 Cruisin' on my Bluebird

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    Im still sick. love it dont restore it.
     
  20. #20 Posted Jun 16, 2011
    toyman

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    Hi Hanna Great bike.Can't wait to see it after you clean it up.You got a great deal to. Toyman$
     
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