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    Can't remember wanting a bike so bad x-post [o]

    This little number popped into my buddy's shop for repairs. The second I spotted it......I WANTED it bad. I have a son who's 4 and he'd be great for it. I'm going to actively pursue this one.



    I'm also a fan of Bianchi and since I've never seen one of these little guys before it just added to the cool factor.



    There are details like this......

    and many others that make this little ride stand out and one must take note that this wasn't a "cheap" department store bike. For that reason, and the fact that I'm not "that guy" I won't offer them a low ball price.

    I'm even willing to let them pick a kids bike of their choice (like Trek or Giant and point them away from department store stuff) as an exchange. Fair do you think?

    I want this thing bad. I hope they are willing to part.

    If not - I understand fully and respect that.

    I'd fix it up of course and put a size correct seat. I'd also re-route the brake to the rear wheel as it actually has a functioning freewheel hub!! My son would be cool with that as he already uses the brake lever on his current ride to stop.

    It's such a cool ride.

    Anyone got any info on this bike?

    Here's my crummy, slow-going blog The Slow Spoke if you're interested.

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    That is pretty cool and looks like it needs some tlc.

    Hopefully it was a garage sale find for them that they got cheap.
    Just stick it in granny and start grinding.

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    It sounds fair to me. It doesn't hurt to try. That's definitely an interesting bike.

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    The larger extra holes by the rear dropouts may indicate it was intended to have a banana seat.

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    Just beat the 4 year old up that owns it and take it
    Dont ever let the truth get in the way of a funny story....

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tone's View Post
    Just beat the 4 year old up that owns it and take it
    That's the ticket! lol.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tone's View Post
    Just beat the 4 year old up that owns it and take it
    LOL

    Not a bad idea!
    Here's my crummy, slow-going blog The Slow Spoke if you're interested.

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