How to age an older bike

General cycling advice ( NOT technical ! )
Colin_P
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Re: How to age an older bike

Postby Colin_P » 27 Aug 2018, 6:59pm

If it has Weinman sidepull brake calipers, which are typical or that era, they are usually 'year' stamped. You will have to take them apart to see the stamp though.

scoot
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Location: Near Colchester

Re: How to age an older bike

Postby scoot » 30 Aug 2018, 6:29pm

Thanks again for the info

Paul
Two wheels good, 4 wheels bad

Clipper_2018
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Joined: 14 May 2018, 4:38pm

Re: How to age an older bike

Postby Clipper_2018 » 4 Sep 2018, 9:11pm

I didn't need to age any of my bikes.

They aged naturally, all by themselves. All I did was neglect them :-)