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1982 Condor Swiss Military Bicycle MO5

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Standard Military Issue 1982, one size only

original direct stem with moustache handlebars

original

650B wheels (26" x 1-1/2"), original maloya tire & tube

650B wheels (26" x 1-1/2"), original torpedo single speed coaster hub/ original maloya tire & tube

original

Sprung leather, military issue

original

Single speed torpedo

Torpedo coaster & lever operated hub brake @ rear / Push-rod lever @ front (3 total)

51x20 , all standard issue

standard issue sprung saddle

As pictured, the bicycle weighs in at 54lbs. It is very stable an a joy to ride ... once you get up to speed. Everything is in working condition.
Leather pouch behind seat tube is for the tools.
EDCO frame pump attached to top tube.
PHOEBUS 6V front mounted dynamo (standard issue).
Updated dynamo lights to led bulb in original housing (modifications are non destructive). Rear light has also standlight function for safety at night...after all, these were designed to be stealthy at night so anything helps...
I also have the frame case(not pictured).

People who friended this bike campystamp, eaglerock, cannonhugodale, A-ko, zombiewarfare, jburnha, Splined

So Cool...

Why the heck is it so heavy?!? Does have an internally geared up? And just wow, it looks badass. Thanks for posting this

Thanks, Reason it is so

Thanks,

Reason it is so heavy is that it is built like a tank to be able to hold up to the rigors of combat ... being able to be dropped on the ground in a hurry with no risk of messing it up except maybe for a few paint scuffs.

It also needs to be able to carry 200+ lbs of weapons, ammo and gear, along with the rider.

I love the fact that almost everything is fixable on the go with the included tools.



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