Some Swiss Tonnage

On a whim the Swiss Military Bike and Trailer were brought out of storage for a couple neighborhood rides.

It’s amazing just how much this setup weighs (over 100 lbs). Still, the bike/trailer combo is actually quite ridable. Of course the opinion just shared comes from folks who spend their time on 1930’s balloon-tire bikes, so maybe they aren’t the best critics…

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1941 Firestone out for a spin

It seems that a lot of older bikes fall under the term “cruiser”, but this Firestone was actually sold under that name. Also known as a Colson Bullnose, the Buzz Bomb version was displayed in a show last week and thus got a little street time.