Re: [CR]More Sears 531 madness on E-Bay


Example: Books

From: "J.Dunn" <bikehunter@msn.com>
To: "Joe Bender-Zanoni" <joebz@optonline.net>, "wayofftheback" <wayofftheback@yahoo.com>, <classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>
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Subject: Re: [CR]More Sears 531 madness on E-Bay
Date: Mon, 8 Sep 2003 22:30:41 -0600


Then can someone please enlighten me. Why is this "ebay madness"?

John Dunn in Boise
> Hey thats what the decal says. Full 531 DB throughout. This is a product of
> Steyr Daimler Puch of Graz, Austria. Sears had a deal that sold the Steyr
> (lowest marque), then the Austro Daimler (highest) and Puch (middle) bikes
> were brought in under seperate distribution. With varying cosmetics these
> are very neat riders. Even the cheap bikes had great tubing because the SDP
> "works" made their own great straight guage stuff. Not "gas pipe" by any
> means.
>
> Actually, when all is said and done about production bicycles, probably the
> best as long as you like a long top tube.
>
> Joe Bender-Zanoni
> Great Notch, NJ
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "J.Dunn" <bikehunter@msn.com>
> To: "wayofftheback" <wayofftheback@yahoo.com>;
> <classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>
> Sent: Monday, September 08, 2003 11:09 PM
> Subject: Re: [CR]More Sears 531 madness on E-Bay
>
>
> > Is this bike not butted Reynolds 531?
> >
> > John Dunn in Boise
> >
> > >
> > >
> >
> http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=3626066455&category=7298
> > >
> > > Regards,
> > >
> > > John Taglia
> > > Chicago, Illinois