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Old October 1st, 2018, 10:05 PM   #1
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Default Weird Serial # Looking for the backstory

I'm trying to see if anyone else knows about this bike. I've got a yo eddy with a serial number that starts with A4 I can't quite make out the rest of the numbers but I think the beginning is enough to get started.

I bought this bike back in 2000 when I was in college and I remember calling Serotta at the time. As far as I can remember they said the bike was part of a 1996 factory built test run for either the canadian or japanese market, or built in one for a test market in the other. Of course I didn't write down any notes, as I was a dumb college student at the time

It's a fun bike, 1 1/8" headset, characteristic yo-eddy rear brake stay, and a lug on the seat tube.

I was wondering if anyone has any insight into this time at the company, ever heard this run of frames?
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Old October 2nd, 2018, 10:40 AM   #2
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Pictures would help. IIRC, they had some frames built in Taiwan for the Canadian market that had the seat tube extend above the top tube 2-3 inches.
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