i have a mens Elgin that im wanting to restore to this color. what paint did you use to re touch it with?
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38a Ulverston Road, London, UK, E17 4BW
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Looks identical to mine! right down to the paint!
is this bike still available by any chance?
Anyone have any cool old Monoshock bikes? I am thinking about buying my first one and would love to see some photos....
Well I picked the bike up from the bike shop. The diagrams and photos everyone posted on here helped the guys in the shop. Thank you!
I took the...
Thank you to everyone taking the time to get back to me, I really appreciate it.
Im going to take these photos/info and pass it onto the bike...
Awesome, thanks for taking the time to post some images. Im going to pass these onto the bike shop. thank you
I recently purchased a 50's JC Higgins bike here in London but Im having a nightmare with the back hub and I am needing some help.
Amazing! Thank you for taking the time to reply. Ill have to go check my other bike now :)
Yeah its very strange to find one over here! They pop up now and again on ebay but not very often. Thanks for the reply
I picked this bike up last week and I was wondering what year it was from. It has a skip tooth chain so does that mean its a 40's bike?
They pop up now and again on ebay but very rarely. I actually brought the top one back from NY and slowly had friends bring back original parts...
I actually just bought some 26x2.15 whitewalls off ebay. They arent amazing but they will do the job until I can locate a schwinn typhoon cord for...
I picked this bike up on the weekend over here in the UK. Not too many of these in this country so always a nice surprise when one pops up on Ebay...
my small bedroom/workshop in London
hhhmmm Im thinking that I might have to run the bike without fenders annoyingly. It might be too much of a gamble to buy and pay the shipping only...
yeah thats something else I hadn't thought about, my wheels aren't exactly true haha. Thank you for the advice.
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