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Posted by: reggie TITLE: AGE / VALUE:   spitfire
i was looking for some cheap bikes to take camping at the flea market. only 1 person had had a bike. i ask how much he said 30.00. i paid the man. its old everthing there fenders,chain,handle bars,seat.i had the wife push it to the truck, its a girls bike. on the way i told her we got a deal it is a schwinn spitfire 26inx2.125 blue with white stripping serial# b35198 rear brake new departure with beige painted wheels with black pin stripping also has a skip tooth chain all i can get information for is the date some time from jan to may 1952 the bike is in great shape other than some light rusting faded paint and a ding here and there. the seat is black 3 springs, hand grip under pad. chainguard is chrome with extra 2 holes for mounting at rear and no deacal or painted logo. tires are gillett bear please tell me what not schwinn and what is, a vaule would be nice also
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Posted by reggie
thanks for the info now knowing the wife is not setting on a gold mine i~ll sleep a better. HAPPY TRAILS
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Posted by sam
I~d say you got a good deal---the girls bike of this age might not go too much higer in price---around $50-$75 range. but finding a good balloon schwinn to use is still great.Clean and regrease all the barrings and your ready to have some summer fun!---sam
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