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identification of titanium bike

I have recently bought a titanium frame road bike. The owner believes it is an early Airborne who ceased training around 2000. It has a frame number on the rear frame gear side showing 1900 or 1600 ...
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Name that frame! (Likely Japanese, likely made in 1986, with known serial number, but with an unknown manufacturer)

I have a bike frame of unknown lineage. The bike question is if the manufacture can be identified from the serial number. What is known: The serial number under the bottom bracket is IS513786 The ...
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Can anyone identify this Tandem bike I restored from a junk yard?

This is a bike that I rescued from an abandoned junk yard in central California. It was terribly rusted, and I think I am crazy for spending the amount of time and money I did to restore it. I often ...
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Headtube Badges [closed]

It would be helpful to have a collection of common head tube badges to aid in identifying bicycles. Guidelines: Include a photo! (Credit photo where appropriate) A brief summary of the logo: ...
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Trying to date this Salesmen Sample Bike

I am trying to date a Salesmen Sample or Display Bike. It is completely functional, and 18 inches x 11 inches. Can any one tell me the decade of this bike.
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Is this a collectable bicycle?

Would appreciate any help in trying to identify this bicycle. HRSBO 71091
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Identify my bike

How do I find out what my mountain bike is? I bought this mountain bike frame from a friend about a year ago. He told me that it is a specialized frame but I can't find it anywhere on the internet.
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What Brand of Bicycle do I have?

I was thinking about restoring an old bike I bought years ago, but I don't know what kind it is, to the best I could see, here are the numbers that was on the bottom: MOTSX (the 0 is a maybe) then 45 ...
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What kind of bike is this?

Any info on the make, style, similar bikes, where to buy etc would be very much appreciated, thanks....
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Can someone help me identify this bicycle?

It says it is a Cannondale F400, but it seems those all have forks with suspension. I am trying to figure out what it is, and it's value, before I move forward with looking at it, but I can't find ...
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What bike do I have?

I have recently purchased a bicycle from a second hand shop. It seems to have all sorts of different parts. The frame however has a badge and markings of 'Kontroll' made in West Germany. Doing some ...
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Can anyone identify this frame?

I've recently picked up a 'beach cruiser' frame from a local free-add site. It was claimed to be a Huffy, however I can't seem to verify this (I've emailed Huffy and I'm awaiting their response, and ...
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How to tell what BMX frame I have?

How can I determine what kind of BMX frame I have if I there no decals on the bike when I got it? I got it from my dad who found the frame and we put it together, but I am clueless as to what brand or ...
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What brand / model of brake is this modified U-brake?

I have been searching for a while, and I cannot find any information on my rear u-brake. It has served me well for many years (10+), and has a surprising amount of force. It's stronger than any ...
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crankbrothers 1 vs 1 SE

Most stores have Candy1 for $49, and Candy1SE for $39. but i can't find the difference. the SE have a golden spring, just like the Candy2. The plain Candy1 has a silver one. Candy 1: $49 Candy 1 ...
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Where can I find out more about this bike with a spoke-less back wheel?

I saw this really cool, very unusual type of bike which does not use spokes for the back tire. Can you please tell me if you are experienced and interested in such bikes how can I find one of those ...
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Just bought a vintage Sprinter Gran Touring, where to find info?

just picked up a vintage bicycle for C$75 and want to use it as a project bike. I'm curious before I start exactly what bike it is. The bike has the brand Sprinter and it says Gran Touring on the top ...
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How can I tell what brand/make of bike I have?

I'm trying to find what kind of brand/make my bike is so I can find more information about it. It might help me determine if I should buy a new bike. All I can tell from looking around my bike are ...
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Identify the components of this bike

I'm trying to identify, or find similar, parts on the bike in this video, specifically the front (three spoke) wheel, frame, and handle bars.
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Restoring an old xUSSR bicycle for commuting… Feasible? Silly?

I've got a very old bicycle from the xUSSR days in my garage (outside UK atm). I'm not sure what year / model it is, to be honest... I've been commuting to work (8.5 miles each way) almost every day ...