I: [CR]Ebay Watch: Holdsworth Trike, etc.


Example: Humor:John Pergolizzi

From: The Maaslands <TheMaaslands@comcast.net>
Subject: I: [CR]Ebay Watch: Holdsworth Trike, etc.
To: Classic Rendezvous <Classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>
Date: Fri, 27 Sep 2002 12:53:33 -0500

Stratton wrote:
> > Here's something you never see in the states (I'd never even heard of
> > such a machine till I went on my first cycling holiday in England).
> > A Holdsworth racing Tricycle:
> >
> > http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=718294409

to which Brian responded:
> Too bad that bike is so large. I'd be all over that if it stays
> inexpensive. I like the color. Single chainring? Must be for time
> trials. Buyer should be planning to fit a triple crank if you really
> want to get around on it.
>
> Trikes are rare here but we have proof that there are at least two crazy
> people in the states. That would be Paul and myself. Anyone want to join
> the Crazy Club?
>
> You could save on shipping by riding that baby home; water wings,
> anyone? Shipping will be a bit pricy.

I had looked into shipping a new one over. It will be about $400 for a frame because of the bulk. I would love to have another trike after giving up the ones that I used to have in the 70-80's.

Steven Maasland Moorestown, NJ

---