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Columbia Torpedo Balloon Tire Bike

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A great fixer-upper project!

Columbia Torpedo Balloon Tire Bike

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This auction is for a Vintage Columbia Torpedo womens balloon tire bicycle.  This is definitely a project  bike as the top tube is not connected to the seat tube and the frame is bent to the right when sitting on it.  Definitely a project bike.
The tank is starting to show some rust, especially on the very bottom of the tank.

Seat Tube - 18"
Top Tube - 22"
Stand-over Height - 22"

Seatpost - steel seatpost, presumed original
Saddle - Messinger, needs recovering, blue white
Stem - steel, 60mm
Handlebars (cm center to center
Fork - seems straight
Crankset - steel 1 piece basic crankset
Pedals -  block style, basic and worn
hubs - unknown front steel, New Departure rear coaster brake.
rims - 26" balloon style rims, rusted but relatively straight
tires - Kelly Springfield Road Trac tires, 26 x 2.125 - cracked but usable, barely
Freewheel (number of gears/tooth range)

Serial #8107561
Reference #24269

Additional Information

Manufacturer Columbia
Color Blue
Country of Origin USA
Used or New Used
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