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Hubba Hubba Eye Candy Lux Low Vintage & Antique Bicycle Hubs

20th April 2015 (No Comments)

Hubba Hubba Eye Candy Lux Low Vintage & Antique Bicycle Hubs

Bicycle Hubs are the Hearts of your Wheels and We are constantly rebuilding and restoring Vintage Bike Hubs for use on our Lux Low Wheels and Bicycles. The argument can be made that not much has changed with bicycle hubs, still an axle, bearings, and a shell and most of the Greater Innovations have been braking and multiple Speeds. The Earliest Rear Hubs were Fixed Gear and crude Decelerators were added to Fixed hubs around 1896. The First True Coaster brakes showed up around 1898. I would say the innovation of the coaster brake was the largest contribution to the Bicycle hub through time, although other inventors would surely have an argument for that.

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Vintage 1941 Hawthorne Comet Rat Rod Tank Ballooner Bicycle

16th April 1941 (No Comments)

Vintage 1941 Hawthorne Comet Rat Rod Tank Ballooner Bicycle

This old 1941 Hawthorne Comet Cruiser Bike has seen some serious action, acquiring paint, scratches, scrapes, scars and when I found this beast I knew it was a 911 Lux Low call to bring her back to life. The Comet was one of Ward’s Hawthorne Upper Line Bikes and this particular one was made by H.P. Snyder “aka Rollfast” for Wards Department Stores.

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Vintage 1939 Hawthorne Zep Twin Bar Bicycle “HP Snyder made”

14th January 1939 (No Comments)

Vintage 1939 Hawthorne Zep Twin Bar Bicycle “HP Snyder made”

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

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1935 Antique Sears Elgin Oriole MotorBike Ballooner Bicycle

06th March 1935 (No Comments)

1935 Antique Sears Elgin Oriole MotorBike Ballooner Bicycle

1935 Vintage Elgin Motor Bike, Also Known as an Elgin Oriole, Built by H.P. Snyder (Aka Rollfast) for the Sears Departments Stores. This Vintage Bicycle is one of the First Ballooner Bicycles. She is a Full Size Men’s Bicycle with 26″x2.125″ Balloon Tires, a Fantastic Rusty Ratty Patina, and is Rebuilt with Original Parts.

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1898 Antique Ladies Gendron Built Reliance Wood Wheel Bike

07th May 1898 (No Comments)

1898 Antique Ladies Gendron Built Reliance Wood Wheel Bike

Beautiful Early Ladies Reliance Model D built by the Gendron Wheel Company of Toledo, Ohio in 1898. The Gendron Wheel Company’s main production was wheels, producing wheels for bicycles, tricycles, invalid chairs, baby carriages, doll carriage, wagons, wheelbarrows, and toys. Gendron produced bicycles during the 1890s bicycle boom, then later on concentrated on rolling hospital equipment, and the name still exists in the market today. This Wonderfully Preserved Gem has wood wheels, single tube tires, fixed gear hub, Ornate Wood Chainguard, and Wooden rear Fender with Skirt Guards and Can be ridden Gingerly in all it’s Beauty.

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