21st January 2014 ()
This Colson Flyer Bike is our first fully Lux Low restored Colson Bicycle and is only the beginning of many amazing Colsons in process. The Colson Corporation has a long heritage in the bicycle market, making bicycles from the turn of the century into the 1950s. Colson made High Grade bicycles with Quality Construction and Amazing Designs. Colson is easily the second best built antique bike, second only to Schwinns Superior Quality. This Colson Flyer is an Mid Line Bicycle that was called the Standard Series Equipped Model.
14th January 2014 ()
This Amazing 1939 Hawthorne Zep Ballooner Bike was the Ward’s Top of the Line Best Quality Bike. This Deluxe Bike was made by H.P. Snyder “aka Rollfast” for the Wards Department Stores, and this Particular 39 Zep Model appeared and was offered in in 1939 only. This Rare Gem is considered a Crown Jewel to Collectors given its Beauty and Rarity you can easily see why. The 39 Zep has Deluxe and Unique Twin Bar styling
09th January 2014 ()
This Antique Schwinn Track Bike belonged to U.S.A. Olympic Racer Chester Nelson Jr. and was taken to the 1948 London Olympics, unfortunately it was a back up bike and was not raced. The 1948 US Olympic Cycling Team was coached by Chester Nelson Sr. (Father), who also raced in the 1928 Amsterdam, Netherlands Olympics for Team USA. The Bike is well used, loved, raced, and came out of a barn of an aging Chester Nelson Jr. about 20 years ago.
06th January 2014 ()
The Beckley Ralston Company was a large Motorcycle, Bicycle, and Automobile Supply Company out of Chicago Illinois. It seems the company may of started as a bicycle supplier and added Motorcycle and Automobile parts as they were invented. Beckley Ralston sold high grade bicycles and parts, early on they carried the Davis Sewing Machine built Dayton Bicycle Line and also had their own Private label Bicycles.
26th December 2013 ()
In 1938 Schwinn introduced the Superior and Paramount line of Lightweight Track Racers and Touring Bikes. The Paramount was the top of the line and the Superior was considered second to top but still an elite bicycle offered at consumer prices. This 1940 Schwinn Superior is Classic Fixed Gear Track Bike with Nice Patina, Features Schwinn Superior light weight components, a fillet-brazed chrome-molybdenum frame ,Wood Racing Wheels, and Tubular Tires.