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Questions tagged [identify-this-bike]

Questions looking for help with brand or model identification of a cycle. You MUST include a photograph of the complete bike. The serial number on its own is not enough to identify a bike.

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What year etc is this Specialized Epic Comp?

I'm trying to find what kind of brand/year my bike is so I can find more information about it. It might help me determine if I should buy a new bike or just wait. The only information I got now is ...
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What make/brand is this bike marked “Challenger” and “Resistance”?

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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Any knowledge on LaFree Electric Bicycle?

I have this LaFree Electric Bike, all I really know about it is that it was made by Giant. I am an Electrical Engineering student and I am looking at bringing new life into it, would it be worth ...
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Can you help me by ID-ing this bike?

I purchased this 75-80 road bike (my first), for about $80. Being in a bad shape and no decals… I want to restore and enjoy it. Been trying to ID it several days now in order to start a restoration ...
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Is this a real vintage Bianchi Strada?

I'm contemplating whether or not to buy a Bianchi vintage mixte bike. I was told that it's a 1986 Bianch Strada but I have never seen a serial number like this: 51027563 (all numbers no letters). ...
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Identify the bike/frame NS alike?

I got this bike, but I doubt it is NS bike since only Movement or Decade could be similar, but still there are differences. Edit: Yes bike was painted and its just a NS sticker
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Anyone know the name/model of this Raleigh? [duplicate]

Bike looks to be early 2000s due to old style gears, thickened downtube has more modern look, its a cheap Raleigh. I would was thinking of buying for a spray project. Anyone know the model name.
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Identify this BMX logo please?

Hi all, having trouble identifying this logo found on my Bmx frame- any ideas? Many thanks More info: It was bought with all high end parts- and was said to be WTP Justice or other WTP frame—...
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Please identify my Orbea

Bicycle helps in my exercise to lower cholesterol. Like the way it coast and how light it is.
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Help identifying make of steel elevated chain stay mountain bike frame

Could anyone tell me what is the make or model of this bike there are no visible numbers or name except for this sticker of the maker of the seat tube. I appreciate all the help. you guys know your ...
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Can anyone give me some information on this Peugeot frame I bought this weekend?

I've been looking through old Peugeot brochures and searched the numbers on the frame but I cant find any pictures of any Peugeot bikes that look like this one. The chrome section with the flags of ...
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Why would a frame lack serial numbers?

Other than being a custom frame or it was stolen is there a explanation for the frame to be missing the serial numbers? For instance do they use the same identification marks over seas?
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How do you tell what brand/make/model of bike I have?

I have a bike I'm trying to sell because it's just been sitting in my basement. It looks as if someone primered it and the only thing I found was a serial number. Is there like a website I can look up ...
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Approx age of my Vindec

I have just bought an old Vindec Ventura, With 27x1 1/4 wheels 32x630 rims. It looks like a hybrid but wondering if it was a sports updated. Any one any gen at all on this modelCheers all.
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How do I ask a good “ID My Bike” question? [migrated]

When asking an "ID My Bike" question what information about the bike should I include? Would a good "ID My Bike" question need all of the following or are there a few key things that would offer the ...
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What kind of bike do I own [duplicate]

What kind of bicycle do I have. I can't figure it out
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GT Serial Number YC99L03435 [duplicate]

Can someone possibly help me out with my serial number. YC99L03435 I just bought this GT Interceptor and I can not find any info the the serial or the bike.
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Does any know what type of bike this is?

Does anyone know what kind of bike this is?
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What model of bike does Jock use in the film Young Offenders

Its the guy on the left / red bike if you have not seen the film. For that matter any of the bikes jack uses in the film would be good to know. White Bike Black Bike Yellow Bike More bikes
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Mystery Ladies Bike

I haven't ridden a bike in more than 40 years, and just got a used one knowing very little other than it rides nice. Is that a K-Mart logo under the handlebars? I honestly don't know. If anyone can ...
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Help Me Identify My Old Norco Bike

I bought this bicycle second hand two years ago. The previous owner did not mention the model or year. I messaged a Norco customer service representative. He couldn't pinpoint the model or year, but ...
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Help please with this picture. Bmx frame

any help please with this picture would great. Any info. Trying to find out the make off this bmx frame. The serie number is r87071855
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Bike Identification needed, townie bike [duplicate]

I have a bike I purchased from a rental company about 8 years ago. It would have been three years old then, so that makes it a 2008 year bike. I could have sworn it was made by a medium end bike ...
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What is this BMX brand logo?

I bought the a new bike at the local BMX shop but what brand is this logo? I don't have any idea.
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How to verify bicycle by frame serial number

I have a problem to verify the model of the bicycle. I have frame number - A4D58277 but can't check anywhere in Google, by which company was made.
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What bicycle manufacturer used this emblem

The top bar has the model name "AMERICANO" but I don't know the name of the frame manufacturer. I would appreciate your help identifying it. Thank you
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Please help identify this frame

I would really appreciate any information that could help to identify this bike frame. I bought the frame at a garage sale and was told the frame was a "specialized" possibly s works but never had ...
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Is KCP a trustable bicycles Brand? [duplicate]

I recently found a second-hand bike that looks interesting, but the brand is KCP, and even with a lot of search, I'm not able to find any result about it. You can find below a picture and a link to ...
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What type of Bianchi do I own?

I bought this 2 years ago from a man with a lot of bicycles. It has straight handlebars and the number HOL3 1703 at the bottom of the bike. Thanks for the help.
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What frame does my mountain bike have?

I'm trying to work out what my frame is, and what size bottom bracket it needs (68/71/73 mm), and the recommended spindle length. I've attempted to measure both and it seems to have a 68/115 bottom ...
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Identifying Specialized bike

I need help identifying the specs of this Specialized bike. The frame is carbon fiber and has a Diverge logo, it's a mens bike. Bought mid last year. The tires were thinner track tires but changed for ...
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Help with an ID on this road bike

I found this road bike on Kijiji. The vintage road bike market in my area is terrible, so $125 for something in this condition is the cheapest I've seen. Is this bike any good? I am looking for ...
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Hi, I'm looking for some help in identifying this bike frame?

I'm looking for some information on this bike, it's a steel frame road bike with chrome dropouts the rear ones are SR suntour ones, theres no badges or decals on it it was like that when I bought it , ...
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Identify possible Kona

I recently found this bike at a thrift store and although it looks pretty haggard I'm thinking it is a Kona. Some help identifying the model and such would be appreciated. Serial number is F712K1083 ...
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Can anyone help me with what kind of bike this is?

This is definitely an old bike, lots of modern work done to it but has original frame. The serial code on it is just under the seat at the back of vertical part. It’s HBK 367 25PC. The front badge ...
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How can I tell what year my bike was made?

This is a canonical question that will hopefully encompass all of the questions we get asking us to determine what year a bicycle was manufactured (how old is my bike, how old is my frame, etc.). Each ...
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What kind of bike is this, found in basement

i got these pictures from my dad, can someone tell from what era this bike is? And is this something valuable/rare? The owner died last year, he was 86. Lived in flanders, belgium. ​​​​​​​Any help ...
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ID my bmx please

I want to sell my bmx, however when I was younger I must have thought that it was clever taking all the stickers off. Now I don't know what brand the bmx itself actually is. If someone could help ...
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Redline BMX or is it Redline decals on something else?

I got this bicycle at a yard sale and thought it was a Redline BMX as that is what the decals on it are and same with head badge. Someone said it was not a Redline because the rear dropouts are not a ...
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BMX frame logo identification

I have a BMX frame with a stylised "h" on the rear forks. Can anyone ID it for me?
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Does anybody recognize this MTB frame?

I just got this frame for a few bucks and I wonder if it is from a known manufacturer or not. I often find bikes with similar design aspects, but not this frame. There was also a Marzocchi 55 ETA from ...
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I'd like to know what kind of bmx bike I have

I got this frame in an old pile of junk ,can you please let me know what kind it it t/y
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What is year and model of my Diamondback? [duplicate]

I have a Diamondback frame I'm guessing around 1984 or 85 serial # F4042789
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Need help identifying a vintage road bike, possible Benotto 3000

I have this bike that I bought at a local store, I'm from Costa Rica> The manager sold it to me as a Benotto, but I can not find anything that tells me that it is apart from the stickers. The headtube ...
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Ivanhoe ladies with wooden rims, wooden rear fender, wooden chain guard

Attic find, any thought as to age, options not on a stock bike, value range.
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Which bicycle is the most hollow? [closed]

For the purpose of carrying water, gas, or whatever. What bike has the most volume in the hollow chambers of the bicycle frame? 1920's De Dion Bouton Propeller Bicycle https://www.carandclassic.co....
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What year/model is it?

I'm very sure that the attached picture is my '55, '56 or '57 Schwinn Traveler. But I've never seen markings like this one has; the striped bands around the frame, the name "Schwinn" in script, and ...
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Is this a touring bike?

I’m thinking to buy this bike. I usually ride mountain bikes and this is my first time looking for a touring bike. I only need something for ride on the roads to go school. Could someone recommend ...