Best place to sell bikes?

...other than ebay...

17 messages
gingerfurball    pirate
08/11/2011 at 11:11
Any thoughts on best place (sites) to sell bikes and bike parts? SIL has one on ebay and it's not going...I thought somewhere a bit more specialised would be better.
08/11/2011 at 11:26 has a classified section in their forum

if it's a MTB he could try singletrackworld - although those guys tend to be at the top end of the MTB game is also a good outlet to try as is

go check those sites out
08/11/2011 at 12:54

Does he have any good LBS in the area GFB? One of mine buys and sells a few bikes. You may even be able to swing things to get 'stock' in value.

gingerfurball    pirate
08/11/2011 at 13:03
We must not have LBS here LN cos I don't know what that is lol!

Thanks for the replies...I'll get him to check them out.
08/11/2011 at 13:16
LBS = local bike shop
gingerfurball    pirate
08/11/2011 at 13:29
*twigs on*....ah! Local Bike Shops!
gingerfurball    pirate
08/11/2011 at 13:29
Thanks FB - that came to me on the treadmill lol!!
08/11/2011 at 20:03
As someone has said, try Bikeradar. Or the CTC website also has a classifieds board although they tend more to commuting and touring bikes rather than road bikes.
Cpt.Jack sparra    pirate
08/11/2011 at 20:47
Website called craigslist is good if you're in London area , or gumtree everywhere else
09/11/2011 at 09:25
I think the problem with craiglist and gumtree is that they are very very general and an ad for a bike would get lost I reckon

09/11/2011 at 09:28
+1 to that. .There's lots of bargain hunters on gumtree too. 
16/10/2012 at 11:35

I would like to suggest this classified ads and directory website
bicycle base camp
This website  service is completely  free.


16/10/2012 at 12:08
Club website ! Our tri club website always has bikes and bits for sale
JD.    pirate
16/10/2012 at 19:54

you could try putting an ad on TT.

i expect if it's not selling it's just because it's priced too high.

if you want the most you can get for a bike then it's worth taking it apart and selling the parts off.  i've just stuck my cyclocross/winter trainer bike on ebay.  will break it down to parts and sell it if it doesn't go soon.  i've probably priced it too high too i expect.

seren nos    pirate
16/10/2012 at 20:18

I was just going to suggest tritalk...........and maybe your local bike clubs will advertise it for you.mine has bikes on the facebook page all the time

meface    pirate
16/10/2012 at 21:50

Errrrr I hate to point out the obvious.

What about the Pirate Bizzare

Just a thought.

16/10/2012 at 21:52

It should be Pirate Bazaar, but I think your misspell is more apt

Edited: 16/10/2012 at 21:53

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