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1975 Crossrider MX-III Monoshock
 

1975 Crossrider MX-III Monoshock

Sportsworld A Classic Aussie monoshock!!

When my dad's bike was stolen (Early 80s) the insurance company offered him another bike, and this is what he picked up. The bike was my fathers main means of transport, until he began to drive. The bike was neglected and left outside, behind a garage! The original pedals, grips, rims, tires, hubs and frame pads were all lost  In the late 90s, my father decided to restore the bike, in which he chrome the entire thing, which i received on my 7th birthday. Some years later, i am now 17, I discovered a picture identical to that of my bike! I was inspired and i decided to restore the ol' girl. I have traced many NOS parts (Grips, pedals, hubs, rubber) and i traced down some motocross rims that i sourced from a simlilar bike. Im going to possibly get it powder coated, if so ill get it Matt Black with the usual chrome stuff, with bits of yellow and gold here and there....

 

Parts & specs:

  • Frame: 1975 Sportsworld Crossrider MXIII
  • Construction: Steel!
  • Serial#: CDO 01003
  • Forks: Factory Crossrider Shockabsorbers
  • Bars: Factory Crossrider
  • Stem: Motocross
  • Grips: OGK Hex grip
  • Seatpost: 1 1/4 inch
  • Seat: Crossrider
  • Seatpost clamp: Factory Crossrider
  • Cranks: 3 Piece
  • Pedals: KKT AMX Gold 9/16
  • Sprocket: 40T 
  • Chain: Mongoose BMX 
  • Rear sprocket: 16T Suntour
  • Wheels: Heavy Duty Motocross Rims. "Kin Lin"
  • Front hub: Suntour Heavy Duty
  • Rear hub: Suntour Coaster 18T 
  • Spokes: 12G, 184mm
  • Tires: Kenda Motocross 20x2.125
  • Tubes: Cheng Shin 20 x 1.75-2.125

 

NEW! Almost complete!!...just need to organize for repo pads, which shouldn't be too hard as i have another Crossrider which has em, and i am getting the decals made up for her. gettin' there...

Submitted by YoungCrossrider

  • Dirt Jump / Trail
  • Company: Crossrider
  • Model: Monoshock
  • Wheel Size: 20"
  • Headtube size: 1"
  • Details Cool bike, even cooler story!

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