Baker's Bike

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Ettoreglorioso
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Baker's Bike

Postby Ettoreglorioso » 21 Dec 2020, 1:07pm

Hello Sirs, and good afternoon from Italy. I'm on searching lover for this italian baker's bike. Brand: TORPADO. Made in Italy. 1940(circa) Totally original Need restauration. Punch numbers on seat tube. Someone interested ? More informations and pictures at request.
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pigman
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Re: Baker's Bike

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simonineaston
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Re: Baker's Bike

Postby simonineaston » 25 Dec 2020, 6:47pm

no thanks - but does anyone know why the burglers done the bakery? Cos they kneaded the dough of course...
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Re: Baker's Bike

Postby Bonefishblues » 25 Dec 2020, 7:50pm

simonineaston wrote:no thanks - but does anyone know why the burglers done the bakery? Cos they neaded the dough of course...

Been at the Christmas crackers? :lol:

martinwillitts
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Re: Baker's Bike

Postby martinwillitts » 3 Jan 2021, 8:49pm

Where is the bicycle? In Italy? I'm just thinking about the transport angle.

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willcee
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Re: Baker's Bike

Postby willcee » 3 Jan 2021, 10:45pm

ciao , I have a 'friend', a bicycle collector here in Ulster who has several similar yokes, he asked me about before he acquired them, his are English and from hazy memory are the ones to look for, that is if you were looking.. and he is also seeking locally lovers of this type of industrial torture machine, nor would the transport cost be as hefty.. will

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Re: Baker's Bike

Postby Garry Booth » 4 Jan 2021, 11:48am

Lovely patina. Looks like it was stored on a cliff top by the sea!