can anyone tell me much about this repco bike?

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can anyone tell me much about this repco bike?

Postby huggiebear » Thu Apr 12, 2012 11:41 pm

hey all, i wrote an intro but awaiting approval. i was wondering if anyone can tell me any details about this girls repco cruiser?

bought it on ebay cheap looking to restore it for my other half and would like to know some details or how rare they are... never seen many with the single bar

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Re: can anyone tell me much about this repco bike?

Postby huggiebear » Mon Apr 16, 2012 10:20 pm

found 1 picture today while searching google and random websites but no information on it.

the code underneath is R80072017A

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Re: can anyone tell me much about this repco bike?

Postby ldrcycles » Tue Apr 17, 2012 8:14 am

It's small and greeny coloured. That's about my limit :) .
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Re: can anyone tell me much about this repco bike?

Postby huggiebear » Tue Apr 17, 2012 3:33 pm

thank for that pic. im in the process of talking to repco to see if they can help me work it out. the blog i found called it a repco shopper. identical including stickers except his is red.

http://littlebikeblog.files.wordpress.c ... to0333.jpg

http://littlebikeblog.com/2011/04/28/the-humble-repco/
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Re: can anyone tell me much about this repco bike?

Postby huggiebear » Tue Apr 17, 2012 3:39 pm

r2160 wrote:http:[email protected]/1723722144/

cheers
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upon looking at this closer the frame is different as this has a support down near the crank where as mine has none.

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Re: can anyone tell me much about this repco bike?

Postby devilishdesigner » Mon Apr 30, 2012 1:43 pm

They're a Raleigh 20 knock-off by the looks of it, I've seen a couple by different manufacturers
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Re: can anyone tell me much about this repco bike?

Postby huggiebear » Mon Apr 30, 2012 9:01 pm

i have a raleigh twenty foldable here and it doesnt really look like it at all. the twenty was only in 20" i believe, this is a 24" but alot of these bikes did look alike back in the day so anything is possible

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