On The Side

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Steve Carter
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Re: On The Side

Postby Steve Carter » Sun Apr 10, 2016 10:05 am

David B wrote:After some time and mishaps, I am calling time on this. There are faults in the build, not least that the front top board does not line up properly with the front of the box. The side boards are flash with the sides but the 'bump' at the front, to me, jars.


I'm sure heavy handling by various ice cream sellers would have caused damage in day-to-day use so your model just looks like a well used working bike to me David.
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steve howe
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Re: On The Side

Postby steve howe » Wed Aug 16, 2017 4:22 pm

On the matter of bikes... Does anyone have any idea what colour post men's bikes were pre-WW2? I guess it would have the large crate on the front as per the Dart Castings kit?

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Re: On The Side

Postby Armchair Modeller » Wed Aug 16, 2017 4:36 pm

This page may help

http://www.oldbike.eu/museum/1920s-3/19 ... s-bicycle/

Then there's this one

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Re: On The Side

Postby steve howe » Thu Aug 17, 2017 1:36 pm

Armchair Modeller wrote:This page may help

http://www.oldbike.eu/museum/1920s-3/19 ... s-bicycle/



Hmm, well that seems to have it covered!

Many thanks
Steve


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