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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I have a frame I want to identify.the serial number is GE481578

It's a gray mountain bike frame that says Giant on it and the serial number is GE481578.
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Help identify this mixte

A mixte frame with bcn stamped on front, 224 stamped on bottom of frame, Mafac racer brake calipers, Simplex shifters, Suntour derailleuers and hubs, Weinmann brake levers.
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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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is this a good bike? [closed]

I haven't ridden a bike in many years. I am looking at this Trek bike, but I'm not sure on the model so I can't look up any info on it. Can anyone identify it for me please? And also, let me know if ...
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Identify this Fuji

My friend rented this bike some time ago, liked it, and wants to know what kind of bike it is. It is clearly a Fuji, but can anyone be more specific? Apologies in advance, I only have this one photo.
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Need help identifying a bike

We bought this bike from a boy scout camp in Baltimore MD called Broadcreek about 3 years ago. They were donated to the camp to be used by camp counselors. We have contacted the camp but o one has ...
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Need to know what type of bike frame this is

Bought this frame a couple years ago as project to build. Want to start getting it built but can't find any of the info I got with frame when I purchased it.
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can you help me identify my haro frame?

Ive been searching on the internet and i could not find the name of this frame.
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Any idea what this bike is?

We received this bike from a friend that was cleaning out their garage. There aren't any identifying badges or marks, etc., except the ID# H990320629. We tired to find a similar frame as seen here. ...
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What kind of 24 inch bmx is this?

I have a 24 inch bmx and have no clue what it is. I need help please!!!
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Please identify a bike that is like a cross trainer

Yesterday I saw a strange looking bike that I would like to identify. Its features are: Stood up riding position with no seat Had cross trainer (running machine) pedals Handles were similar to those ...
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Identify this bicycle: Bianchi

I recently bought this Bianchi bicycle as my first re-build project. It's covered in a thin layer of rust but could really look amazing with help of a little elbow grease. Managed to find a bicycle ...
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Older Jamis Boss Cruisers

What year were these bikes made? Any idea of the value?
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Identify this Gitane road bike

I yesterday bought this bike from Offer up for $100 and want to know more about the bicycle. Can someone please help me get the model, type and year of this bicycle from the picture below.
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Identify this old folding bike that I got from the tip - an early Dahon?

please excuse my ignorance. I'm not into biking but i do like to rescue mainly junk from anywhere, charity shops, the tip, skips etc. so on sunday i was making a trio to my local tip and decided to ...
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What make and model is this bicycle?

can you tell me what make and model this bicycle is? And maybe tell me what year and how much it may be worth?
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Eddy Merckx Road Bike Identification

Can anyone help me identify the model of this bike and possibly give me a time period in which it might have been made? I am considering buying it for a total of $350 with riding shoes in my size, a ...
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1962 Schwinn: what model

Last week I bought a old bike from a going-out-of-business sale at my local bike shop. It's a 1962 Schwinn but the seller didn't know the specific model. Judging by this 1961 catalog and this 1962 ...
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Determining make model and year of bmx frame

I'm restoring a 20" bmx frame and would like to know maker, model and year so I can restore to original as possible. There are two numbers on the bottom of crank housing. MBI-...
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What is the full name of this bicycle? Thank you!

Can anyone help me find the full name of this bike? i would really appreciate your help. Thank you!
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Does anyone know the age of this Legnano Bike?

Does anyone know the age of this Legnano Bike? The frame number reads FC670 Thank you to everyone thats replied. I now nothing of the history of the bike or Legnanos in general tbh and certainty ...
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What brand of bicycle is this?

Looking for the brand of this bike - like the style and color. Only have the photo
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Where can I find my serial number

I recently bought a bike online and I wanted to make sure it was the bike I paid for. I looked for the serial number on the bottom of the bike and couldn't find it. Where else would they put the ...
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Would like to find out what is the brand of this bike I am rebuilding?

I know is chromoly frame, and serial number starts with 8D30D334... I will add pictures, if anybody can help would be great... Edit from a later post: Yes, I found out that the tires had been ...
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Who's the manufacturer and what year was this tandem bike manufactured? [duplicate]

The previous owner said this could possibly be a Schwinn:
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What bike is this? Need to find derailleur hanger

I know derailleur hangers are specific to their frames, and since there are numerous brands with numerous models, I would need to know which one mine is before I can start searching for it, right? ...
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Can you help me identify this old bike?

I've had this for about a year. The former owner said he thought it's German (possibly former DDR). Looks 1950s era to me, but hard to say. Only identifier is the brand 'Elite'. I can post more ...
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Please help me identify this frame

The sword on the frame is the only identifiable mark on the bike. A guy I used to rent a room to left all his crap here. It's been sitting in my garage for years.
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Can you identify this probably-stolen BMX I paid $15 for? [closed]

I have purchased this BMX bicycle for $15 USD. Can somebody please tell what kind of BMX this is and if I got a good deal?
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What brand is this BMX frame?

Can anyone tell me what bmx frame this is? I can't find anything about it.
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Bike Help describing

What type of bike is this? When was it made? Also what model is it?
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What kind of bike is this? Can anyone tell by the logo?

I got this bike but am not sure what kind it is is there anyone who knows this logo on here?
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Help identifying frame manufacturer

I've spent countless hours on the internet researching my frame it is a blank aluminum 23 inch frame with no manufacturer's name with 24 speed gear., Kenda kwick 700x35c racing tires. It also has ...
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Identifying small, moped-like bike

I found a very cool and bizarre-looking bike in Berlin (in Germany) and was very confused about what it in fact "is"; Has anyone got an idea? — To me, it almost looks like some sort of ...
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Identify old road bicycle frame

Does anybody have idea what is this bicycle frame? We are considering with a friend restoring it and would be grateful for any info, also is it worth it. Frame is totally without any stickers or ...
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Identification of roadbike frame

On a magazine i saw a bike with a magnificent frame. I would love to know what model it is. Maybe someone can help me.
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Identify this hub (similar to a Sturmey Archer rear internal gear hub w/ drum brake)

I recently came across the auction of an old Gazelle city bike. It is equipped with rear internal gear hub with drum brake which looks like Sturmey Archer 3 gear hub. But this hub has two shifting ...
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Is it worth it to repair or is it better to buy?

I found an old bike on my grandpa's house and since i am in need of a decent bike i wanted to know if the bike was good enough to be refurbished (new gears, pedals, brakes, tires etc.) or if would be ...
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Can you please help me Identify my Bike?

I just got a hand me down and have no idea what kind of bike it is. I would like to know what bike it is... The person that gave me the bike is claiming that its a carbon fiber frame however i know ...
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What is this skip-tooth bike?

What kind of bike is this? What type of seat did it have? I only found a number stamped under the crank: 1620
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Help Identify North Woods “6 Speed” Tandem?

I came across a North Woods "6 Speed" tandem at a yard sale, and am trying to track down its provenance: Unfortunately, the closest I've come across is Northwoods bicycles (no space), which are sold ...
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Could somebody please identify this bicycle?

I have been looking into purchasing a second hand road bicycle for my daily commute. I went through many possibilities and would like to know if any of you have seen or can identify the attached. Do ...
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Do I have a genuine GT frame, even though it's not engraved or stamped with the GT logo?

How can I know whether the bike frame I have is a genuine GT? I found the serial number u31036009 on the bottom of the hub. It has no GT logo stamp or engraving anywhere on it. Could it still be ...
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What brand is this (maybe Eastern) frame? Is it good for a first bike?

What brand is this frame? I think it may be Eastern but I'm not sure. Also is it good for a first bike?
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How could I find out about my bicycle brand/model?

I've purchased a bicycle on eBay thinking it was a Colnago as the stickers/item description would let you believe. Unfortunately, looking at the bicycle a bit more closely, I'm pretty sure this is ...
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Can anyone identify the model/year of this Montgomery Ward bicycle?

Can anyone identify this Montgomery Ward bicycle? The only markings I've found are pictured. .
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can anyone help i.d. this bike?

I can not find any numbers on frame, only the crown on tank.
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Were the 1970s bikes from Motoconfort the same as those from Motobecane?

I've got something called a Le Champion from Motoconfort dated to the 1970s which, aside from the different decals, is indistinguishable to me from Le Champion models from that era from Motobecane (...
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Can anyone identify this Raleigh bike?

And whether it's worth buying for $175?
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Identify this frame year and build

I am interested in picking up this frame for a rebuild project. I can't find info on which year this is or what model. Most models seem to have a black rear triangle, presumably carbon. After ...