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Randor Recycled

Bike tags: Single speed | Mountain bike | coaster brake | maine | Randor
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Randor Designs "Tech 1800" "Pro ATB" - from about 1995? - dept. store grade bike. Frame cleaned up and re-painted black.

Original, painted black

Original, painted black

Original, Ridgida USA steel painted "wagon red", on original hub. 2x lacing

Original, Ridigda USA steel painted "wagon red", on Shimano coaster brake hub. 3x lacing

WME "Prowheel" crankset

Permaco USA hard plastic saddle-shaped-object (also has a stretch-on padded rubber cover)

Union USA plastic

Probably will use smaller chainring with the coaster brake hub

This was hauled out of the scrap pile at the transfer station. I haven't been able to find out much about Randor bikes, but this was obviously a cheap dept. store bike. Strange mix of parts though, a lot of them USA origin. Tires are "Mudtrax" made in India. Originally it was 18 speed with Sunrace derailleurs. Freewheel and rear hub were trashed. Decided it would make a nice coaster brake cruiser. Used up some old rattlecans to paint the frame and rims. Re-laced wheels with new spokes. Added the fenders. Most everything else is what came on bike. I need a 1/8" chain because of the cog on the rear hub. After I decide which chainring to use, the unused one will come off. I'm not real happy with the way the clip-on fenders fit, will probably fab some kind of stays for them.

People who friended this bike CONDENADO, 5PtCustoms


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