cecil walker serial numbers

lowgear
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cecil walker serial numbers

Postby lowgear » Thu Oct 30, 2008 12:40 pm

I have a Cecil Walker frame i want to identify the age of.

Does anyone have a link for serial no's ?

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Re: cecil walker serial numbers

Postby 531db » Thu Oct 30, 2008 12:53 pm

lowgear wrote:I have a Cecil Walker frame i want to identify the age of.

Does anyone have a link for serial no's ?

Google was no help...


Not all Cecil Walkers have serial numbers. Cecil's have been built by various people over the years and as far as I know there is no consistent numbering system.

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Postby lowgear » Thu Oct 30, 2008 2:42 pm

cheers 531 !

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cecil walker serial numbers.

Postby Blockchain » Thu Oct 30, 2008 9:08 pm

I don't know if this helps but I have a Cecil Walker road racing bike the frame of which I know was ordered and delivered in 1988. The serial number is 88XXX, so at that time I suggest the first two digits were the year of manufacture and the next three just the number built so far that year.

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Postby crog » Sat Nov 01, 2008 10:15 pm

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I agree with the above

Mine is stamped 78046 and I am led to believe it was built in 78 so I suggest it was the 46 frame built that year.

I would like to know who was the frame builder at that time. Anybody know??

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Postby il padrone » Sat Nov 01, 2008 10:29 pm

But.... but.... mine is stamped 82XXX, yet I'm sure it was custom-made in mid-81 :?
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Postby fixie » Sun Nov 02, 2008 12:08 pm

May have been ordered in 81 and eventually made/delivered in 82. Sometimes back then order time to delivery time was lengthy, and 6 months would be quite a possibility.

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