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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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Need help identifying adult tricycle

I picked up an old adult tricycle to restore at a yard sale. It needs plenty of work and needs a bunch of new parts (spokes, fenders ect.), however I do not know anything about the tricycle except for ...
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Can someone help me to identify this bike model

It's a "Focus" road bike, from 2013 or 2014 (I think). Can someone tell me the exact model ? Thanks a lot !
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The name of my frame

Can you tell me what the name of this frame is? The handle is Philips.
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How old is this rear steer skip tooth tandem?

How old is this Tandem Rear Steer Skip tooth ??
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What is this frame feature for?

I have a Kinesis Tripster ATR. The drive-side seat stay has a lug on it whose purpose I can't work out: There's no such feature on the other seat stay. What is it for?
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What kind of German bike is this?

I want to buy this second-hand bike but the person selling it lives in a different city and I can't go there at the moment. However I can't explain it but I really like the bike even though I only ...
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Found at an Estate sale [closed]

I have an opportunity to buy this bicycle. No idea what it is or what its worth. Any help would be appreciated
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Unknown Balfa Road Bike

I have a Balfa road bike which I cannot find any information on or pictures anywhere. I would like some help identifying the bike model, the original parts, and the frame. What I have found so far: ...
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I have a bicycle that is yet to have been identified by anyone

It's a five speed with a Nervar crankset The rear derailleur is a Huret Allivet The single friction shifter lever is located on the downtube Remnants of a "Made in France" sticker cling to life close ...
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What do I need to know about this rubber stopper?

I recently bought a used Diamondback Sorrento. One day I rode it over a sizable bump and heard a popping noise. Upon inspecting my bike I noticed the following: As far as I can tell, I lost a ...
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how can i determine the model of dyno brand BMX i have

I have a dyno vfr 3d dropout flat oval bike. How can I find out what it is? The serial number is S9ET18105.
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Promotional Odwalla bike

My son won this bike at work, and never got a chance to use it before moving for a job. He has asked me to sell it but I don't know anything about it or how much it's worth. Any help would be ...
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Identify missing fender part

Let's play "identify the missing part"! While riding, something which holds the fender to the frame between the chainstays and just behind the bottom bracket fell off: Please help me make my bike ...
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What kind of bike is this

Good day. Need help regarding a bike I found. No idea what kind of bike it is, does it have value or not, and could I have it restored with its current condition? Any idea/information about this bike ...
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Can you identify this vintage Moor MTB

I've recently acquired this bike: The Moor brand seems to be coming from Denmark. However, the SFMK CSCM sticker seems to be referring tot the "Suisse Motorbike and Bicycle Union". The bike was ...
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E-bike battery doesn't work anymore, where do I get this specific one? [closed]

Can somebody tell me exactly what battery this is or where I can buy it? I appreciate any help a lot! If you need more information, please let me know. Edit: This is the e-bike the battery used to. ...
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I bought a used 20 inch bmx bike from bike shop but no one has any idea of the brand

Could someone help me narrow this down? I bought a new-used bike from local bike shop in Sacramento, California, USA. I do not know what brand it is and so were the bike shop. There are no stickers ...
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Bicycle frame identify HELP

A few day ago I got this bike from a friend for a restoration. He thinks it's bianchi but I am sure it's not. It has Wienman brakes, simplex derailleurs, 3ttt steam, ofmega hubs and ofmega crankset. ...
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Need Help IDing SPD Pedal

Anyone know who makes these and which model it is? In the middle of the pedal I can kind of make out "C (possibly, not 100% sure)" "ARV" "E (also not 100% sure, just guessing)".
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Identify this shaft driven bike for me

I can't identify the manufacturer nor the year it was produced. It has a serial number on the frame, just above the front fork, something like 93042829 or so what (peculiarity: the numbers are ...
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please help me identify this bike, it is a haro bmx frame and i have the serial number [duplicate]

The serial number on my haro frame is RVW1K00270. it is a bmx frame, i wanted to try find out which model and year is it please?
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Need help identifying an old bicycle, unusual frame

I was recently given a bicycle by an Italian restaurant, the owner had brought it back from Italy years ago and used it as wall decor. I have since replaced the chain, brake etc. However I am very ...
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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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I'm trying to determine the model of this “Stolen Bike Co.”, 20" bike

There are two numbers on the bottom of the crank housing. First is, 2011GH5984,Second is, CHO505 20-25. The manufacture is, Stolen Bike Co. It has a nine tooth freewheel and a twenty five tooth crank. ...
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Can somebody identify my bike for me?

I got it as a sort of hand me down a couple of years ago. I think that it is from the late 90s or early 2000s. It is definitely a mountain bike and it is red and silver/gray. It is hard to pick out ...
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durablity and brand?

Here's some photos:on the left is the suspension,on the right is the crank set,on the bottom left is the front derailleur and on the bottom right is the back derailleur I recently spray painted my ...
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Can you identify this vintage MTB?

I have quite a bit of experience with cycling in general mountain bikes especially. This bike got me stumped, it has a Titan racing stem, vintage Easton peregrine carbon str8 bars, Easton answer ...
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Please help me identify this bike (Staiger MTB)

Please, help me identify (i wanna know "the model") this bike you see at the picture. Thank you so much, guys!
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identifying make of MTB alloy suspension bike with frame number AMO1021160 [closed]

IDENTITY OF Mountain bike FULL SUSPENSION FRAME NUMBERED AMO1021160
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Need help identifying this vintage bike

I got it out an old farm shed in Mt Pleasant, South Australia. It has a Mansfield seat, and an Eadie coaster rear hub. All I can find out about the frame is that it says Blake on the front. I'm ...
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Identify: 26in dirt jumper/bmx bike “fetish” brand?

I bought a 26in dirt jumper/bmx bike. No markings but the guy said it was a fetish. The set up is bmx but the frame looks like a jumper. Bmx cranks and dropouts. The serial number is SNFSD13BF1725.
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Can anyone identify this bike please?

I bought this bike at a police auction and it is all aluminium and I was told it is a track bike. The serial number under the frame is VISP120888 OR V1SP120889 On the crank it has 1R9CBA and R9FAA ...
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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 primored it and the only thing I found was a serial number. Is there like a website I can look up ...
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Can anyone help me identify my bike please?

Can anyone help me identify my bike please? It has a slight story attached as it was one of the bikes in the new Lance Armstrong film. It was badged up as a Gazelle TVM (and as far as I can see, re-...
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What model and year is this bike? [duplicate]

What model and year is this bike? Stickers/Decals say Cannondale but not 100% sure if it is. I have looked at catalogues of cannondale from 1997 to 2010 and can't see this bike. If anyone could help ...
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Schwinn 1979 12 speed

I purchased a vintage Schwinn 12 speed recently, the bike had been re-painted and I cannot figure out the model? Here is what I know the head badge says 3219 meaning the bike was mfg on the 321 first ...
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What brand/year/make is this road bike?

This is a mystery frame that I got and built with a lot of spare parts I had. Can someone help we identify it? Also the rims are 700c.
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Can you help identify this classy, German-built city bike?

I rode this bike in Germany in the summer and it was great. I'd like to buy it but I didn't write down the brand, model, or anything. I just remember that it said on the frame, quite proudly, that ...
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What is the purpose of a serial number?

It seems like pretty much everywhere I look, serial numbers can't do the things that it seems they should be able to do. They can't help people figure out what bike they have. They can't help at all ...
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Can you identify this Sachs hub?

I recently picked this up along with a couple of old wheels. I don't know it's age or history. I've only got as far as identifying it as a Sachs. There are no other markings apart from the logo ...
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What kind of gear shifter is this? Single lever

I have this old bike that I'm taking a look at (ie oiling and whatnot) for a friend. The bike is old (maybe 20 years old), with this type of a gear shifter for front derailleur: It has a single lever/...
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Help me ID this bike

I purchased an old bike and I can't quite find out which brand and model it is. I know it has an Aluminium Kinesis frame , which is pretty light . The bike weights about 9,5kg with the bottle holders ...
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What bike have I bought?

Can anybody help me identify this bike? It's a Claud Butler with Reynolds 531 steel - that's all I know.
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How to estimate price of an old CrMo frame?

So it happened. My old good CrMo friend got hit by a car and the blow was heavy enough to affect the whole frame. Now the car driver is expected to pay back the expenses but I am not sure how to ...
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Can you help me identify this bike?

I'm planning to buy this bike that the owner claims is a bike from 1940's with all original parts except the seat. I'm going to purchase this for $70 CDN, if you guys could help me identify the bike ...
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Help to find the history of my 1900's Armstrong cycle :)

Pretty new to the whole vintage bike thing so would love a bit of help finding the history of the bike I bought in Walthamstow, London, last year. It's marked to be an Armstrong Cycle, Birmingham, ...
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takhion-esque track frame identification!

I thinking on buying this very lightweight track frame that is very similar in looks to those beautiful takhion pursuit frames from the urss 80's. I was told that brazilian cycling federation bought ...
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Another mysterious frame identification

I've got another mystery at my hands. This time this 26.6mm seatpost (although i'm not with a paquimeter on my hands, a 26.8mm one almost fits is), italian thread bb. By scratching the dropouts I ...
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2 questions: What bike is this? Also is this front wheel too big?

I found this bike one morning near my house and figured I'd bring it home to work on it/restore it. But I have no idea what make/model/year it is and I come asking for help. I can make out the word "...
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What model/year is this bike? [duplicate]

bike http://images.craigslist.org/01010_iSEhT1sECUO_600x450.jpg What model/year is this bike? I was wondering because the owner of the bike does not know! Thank you :D