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Beatles yellow submarine 1968 Huffy bike. maybe for sale?
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28 September 2010
9.11pm
shannonmac
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I just aquired a 1869 Huffy Yellow submarine promotion bike

from what I've heard there's only about 400 in the US
and I've heard it's a really rare collectable

I was thinking about selling it and using the funds toward college

It's in ok condition, I've been trying to get the rust off and clean it up

but I was wondering, how much would someone pay for it?

this is the seat, there's a small tear on the right and a slughtly bigger one on the left

I haven't gotten a chance to clean some of the dirt off yet

28 September 2010
11.40pm
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Whats the price?

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29 September 2010
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I'm not sure how much it could be worth, but I would go easy on cleaning/restoring it. It could devalue it if not properly done.

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29 September 2010
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shannonmac said:

I just acquired an 1869 Huffy Yellow Submarine promotion bike

 


Wow, Yellow Submarine existed in 1869?
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29 September 2010
2.03am
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MrBig said:

shannonmac said:

I just acquired an 1869 Huffy Yellow Submarine promotion bike

 


Wow, Yellow Submarine existed in 1869?

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29 September 2010
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That probably would be worth quite a lot, if you restore it. But like Skye said, it's probably best to get it professionally done.

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29 September 2010
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Shannonmac - could you post some more pictures please? I don't know anything about this, so couldn't tell you what it's worth, but I'd love to see more of it.

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29 September 2010
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http://www.iclassifieds.com/fo.....-rare.html

Here's a link of someone selling one, and it has a picture too. They're selling it for $650, but I think you could sell it for a bit more.

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