Long Tankers! How many are there??

Discussion in 'Classic Balloon Tire Bicycles 1933-1965' started by MrAustralia, Jun 11, 2015.

  1. #41 Posted Sep 28, 2016

    Finally riding a big boys bike

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    I wanted this one when it was for sale!!!

    AWESOME!!!
     
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  2. #42 Posted Sep 28, 2016

    Riding a '38 Autocycle Deluxe

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    The guy who is getting the Black and Yellow rollfast has been bugging me for it since I purchased it. He's always been a fan of vintage bikes but never owned a guy's vintage bike before. He's always taking care me when he builds my motorcycles so it's time that I return the favor
     
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  3. #43 Posted Mar 25, 2017

    Cruisin' on my Bluebird

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    I live for the CABE

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  5. #45 Posted Mar 25, 2017

    Wore out three sets of tires already!

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    Cruisin' on my Bluebird

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    Wore out three sets of tires already!

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    Fender-over-fork curved seat tube Murray built Elgin version is tops in my book!:cool:
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  9. #49 Posted Mar 27, 2017

    Cruisin' on my Bluebird

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    Is that yours and original paint?

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  10. #50 Posted Mar 27, 2017

    Wore out three sets of tires already!

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  11. #51 Posted Mar 27, 2017

    Riding a '37 Colson Imperial

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    Not so sure that's orig paint. I believe that was owned by a local buddy of mine, fellow Caber as well. Been a few years since I saw it, so I might be wrong.
     
  12. #52 Posted Mar 28, 2017

    Wore out more sets of tires...

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    Bikes with long tanks.
    I have owned a few; some longer than others...
    Huffmans and a Elgin by Murray
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  13. #53 Posted Mar 28, 2017

    Wore out three sets of tires already!

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    IMG_0060.JPG IMG_0061.JPG I will get better shot's, but here is my early to mid 50's Rollfast long tank in the foreground.
     
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  14. #54 Posted Mar 31, 2017

    Wore out three sets of tires already!

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    Look Ma, No Hands!

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    Look Ma, No Hands!

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  17. #57 Posted Apr 1, 2017

    Wore out three sets of tires already!

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    Wore out three sets of tires already!

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    One of my favorites has always been my Elgin, Murray built, bent tube, long tank, fenderover. I found the bike approx. 12 years ago, with an overwhelming amount of home paint. 1st pic is as it was when I found it. All original parts have been kept, so the bike can be returned to original if desired.

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  19. #59 Posted Apr 21, 2017

    Wore out more sets of tires...

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    I live for the CABE

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    thanks cyclingday for putting these on they are super nice
     
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