Radio bike

Discussion in 'Middleweight Bicycles' started by Euphman06, Oct 22, 2017.

  1. #1 Posted Oct 22, 2017

    Cruisin' on my Bluebird

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    Trying to get this....value?

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  2. #2 Posted Oct 22, 2017

    Riding a '38 Autocycle Deluxe

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    If radio works and is complete, I’m thinking $1000-$1500.
    (Obviously...much depends on condition)

    Too bad it’s a “Middleweight”, not that there is something wrong with that...
    but I’m 6’3”. :(

    But ...if given the chance and the price was reasonable...I’d probably get it.
     
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  3. #3 Posted Oct 22, 2017

    I live for the CABE

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    $500-$700
     
  4. #4 Posted Oct 22, 2017

    Cruisin' on my Bluebird

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    Still has the power pack, correct pedals, antenna and both radio knobs.
    If your going to buy one of these that is the condition I would be looking for.
    If you can buy it at anything under $1,000 I personally think your all good.
    I sold just the right side of a radio tank for $400 it had both radio knobs and the antenna ( broke in half ) so $500-$700 ( The Stig ) I think would be a very great deal. you'll never find another one in that condition for that price.
    JKent
     
  5. #5 Posted Oct 22, 2017

    I'm the Wiz, and nobody beats me!

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    Dont know but if you are selling it send me a message.
     
  6. #6 Posted Oct 23, 2017

    Cruisin' on my Bluebird

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    So you are from Pennsylvania visiting Ohio maybe?
     
  7. #7 Posted Oct 23, 2017

    Riding a '38 Autocycle Deluxe

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    That bike has all of the rare, unobtainable parts. Too bad the front has such severe paint damage. It is the common red model, without the 2-speed option. However, given it is complete and in reasonable condition, value estimate is $1,000-$1,300.

    I am the one that bought the tank half from jkent. I parted it out - robbed the bracket, both knobs, and several clutch-head screws from it. Resold it for $250. Paint was faded, trim was all gone. I paid what I did just to get the knobs.
     
  8. #8 Posted Oct 23, 2017

    Riding a '38 Autocycle Deluxe

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    If mint, a red one is worth right around $1,500-$2,000. If the radio works!!
     
  9. #9 Posted Nov 7, 2017

    Riding a '38 Autocycle Deluxe

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    I appraised a beautiful green bike this afternoon. It is possibly the nicest green example in PRIVATE hands.

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  10. #10 Posted Nov 8, 2017

    Riding a '37 Dayton Super Streamline

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  11. #11 Posted Nov 8, 2017

    I'm the Wiz, and nobody beats me!

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    For sale ?
     
  12. #12 Posted Nov 8, 2017

    Riding a '38 Autocycle Deluxe

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    Not to me, and won't disclose who is trying to acquire the bike. The overall condition is on par with the one in Carillon Park's bicycle museum in Dayton, Ohio. I know that Huffy Corporation owns a green one too that is practically NOS. I hope this person gets the bike and posts it here. It's the nicest privately-owned green one I have seen in a very long time, possibly ever.

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