What drew my eye to this bike was the fantastically curly lugs.
I thought for a second it might be a Hetchins, down on its luck, spray painted and locked in front of REI. The (spray?) paint job obscured any labels, but I did notice this stamp in the chromed rear dropout:
Anyway, I'm a sucker for Chromed forks and chainstays, and I'm glad I stopped, if only for the history lesson.
Isn't CCM still around? Their BSO was featured in How It's Made.ReplyDelete
I still have my 20-year-old CCM, not-so-affectionately known as the Tank.ReplyDelete
The impression I got was that CCM went out of business, but someone bought the brand and was making BSO's under the name nowReplyDelete