1940 Huffman Long Tank Boys Bicycle
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1940 Huffman Long Tank Boys Bicycle:
Vintage Pre-War 1940 Huffman Long-Tank Boys Bicycle
Zephyr Badged, 99% Complete and Original right down to the screws.
- Original Paint
- Rare 3-Rib Zephyr LouveredLong Tank is dent free and has clean internals (I have not tried the horn, not sure what battery to use)
- Truss Fork
- Rear Carrier is straight
- Original Skip Tooth sprocket and chain, missing pedals
- Front fender torpedo light is there but missing bulb mount and lens (doubtful that this can be restored - free corroded vintage D-Cell battery installed andincluded free of charge :) )
- Original Spring Seat needs to be recovered. Seat pan is solid.
- Huffman Manufacturing decal on Seat Tube is visible and partially legible
- Chainguard is present and in good condition
- Missing one handlebar grip (vintage duct tape grip in its place), Other grip is in place and original, Someone put screws through handlebar at some point to keep grips in place
- Some flaking to Nickel Plating on handlebars and sprocket
- I believe wheel set to be original, Nickel plating on rims has yellowed, Morrow coaster brake hub on rear wheel (missing coaster brake bracket, replaced with plumbing strap)
- Tires are not original and are worthless anyway
- Cool Vintage flashlight holder on the handlebars
- Original Jewelled Reflector on rear fender
- One Year Only Welded Kickstand confirms date to 1940
Excellent Restoration Candidate or do some minor repairs and Ride it As Is to your local cruise-in. You can't buy this kind of Patina - Actually you can - Buy It Here!
Less Than 5 response, Please contact me prior to offerding or your offer will be cancelled.
Free local pick-up.
Please look at photos and ask any questions. Thanks for looking
Reserve Price is less than Buy It Now price, but if you can't wait for sale to end, then Buy It Now !