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Vintage Reflector

June 21st, 2010

vintage bicycleNo doubt that this entire vintage bicycle is pretty cool. However, the rear reflector was unlike any I’d ever seen before.

glass bead reflector on a bike
It looks relatively ordinary at first glance, nestled in the painted design element of the white-tipped fender, but then you see…

glass bead reflector on a bikethose are red glass beads held there, which reflect when illuminated by a flash or a car’s headlights. How classic is that?

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