To part out, or not? Hawthorne. Maybe give it a gender change?


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oldmtrcyc

Look Ma, No Hands!
Apr 23, 2012
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Pacific NW
#1
I know there's a contingent of people that think it's a sin to part out a bike but I have this nice old ladies bike that is nice original paint and it is very difficult find someone that wants to buy it. So I got to thinking it would probably bring as much money and be easier to ship if I sold it in pieces. Maybe find a boys frame and add the matching tank? Any thoughts?
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oldmtrcyc

Look Ma, No Hands!
Apr 23, 2012
76
73
Pacific NW
#6
I think someone may have touched up the fender tips, but the red comes to life with some rubbing compound. It has nice peaked fenders and chainguard.
 

TieDye

Wore out three sets of tires already!
Aug 24, 2015
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385
Henderson, MI, United States
#7
It's not a sin to part it out, but I do hate to see the ladies bikes get parted out because they need a new home. If you decide to part it out to get the money to purchase a men's bike, I am interested in the handlebars, pedals, and the chain and adjusters.
 

Saving Tempest

Cruisin' on my Bluebird
Feb 6, 2012
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Earth (Middle)
#8
The tank will likely work on some Shelbys, sell it to somebody here who has been wanting one, I had to go to Australia for mine.

If you really want to reassign the gender, ask TRM.

Otherwise, find a lady and leave her happier.
 

Jose 711

Look Ma, No Hands!
Jun 4, 2018
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Santa Rosa, CA, USA
#12
I actually was looking to sell or part out the girls bike... or if I found a boys frame, I would use the parts on it and use the boys tank that I already have.
how much are you asking for the whole bike? i would be interested
Jose
I know there's a contingent of people that think it's a sin to part out a bike but I have this nice old ladies bike that is nice original paint and it is very difficult find someone that wants to buy it. So I got to thinking it would probably bring as much money and be easier to ship if I sold it in pieces. Maybe find a boys frame and add the matching tank? Any thoughts?
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How much are you asking for the entire bicycle?
 

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