1983 Univega Cruiser 500 24  RSS Feed

#1 2013-08-11 11:28am

From: Charlotte, NC
Registered: 2012-08-14
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1983 Univega Cruiser 500 24

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1983 Univega Cruiser 500 24

Univega 5 speed cruiser

Found this on Craiglist and paid an extra $10 just to have the guy hold it for me for two weeks. It looked to cool to let it get away. I am unsure of the frame- guessing it's chromoly. Neck and seat clamp look like SR copies (stem stamped "HL"- if anyone knows who that is I would appreciate the info). Has a fluted seat seat post, Dominator seat, unknown bars (but they look cool- big, wide, BMX style cruise bars; got to love them!!). Since the cable guides are brazed on I have to assume this model was always a 5 speed only.




#2 2013-08-13 8:56am

From: PERTH Western Australia
Registered: 2010-11-10
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Re: 1983 Univega Cruiser 500 24

Got the all terrain cruiser 26 of this model..i love it man..dont see many in OZ..but i got one..rides like a limo.nice bike man..Cheers Kev in OZ.



#3 2014-01-18 12:18am

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From: Santa Rosa, CA
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Re: 1983 Univega Cruiser 500 24

What is the hub/rim combo? Those look sharp.

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#4 2014-03-01 7:00pm

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From: San Diego CA
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Re: 1983 Univega Cruiser 500 24

I just picked one up at a swap meet for $50 and only thing that was not origenal was the rear wheel.. I haven't seen to many of these cruisers around but the main reason I bought the cruiser was the Kool cruiser bars and for the origenal dia-comp brakes.. I think I'm going to do this one up BMX style.. I would like to see if anyone else have one..

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#5 2014-04-26 10:36am

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Re: 1983 Univega Cruiser 500 24


scored this at a bike swap today....see thread



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