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Zebra bike in Elmwood

I spotted this bike with a swirly-zebra-y custom paint job (actually, upon closer inspection, it looks like zebra tape) on College Ave last week near the Elmwood Theater in Berkeley.  I think it’s an old Iron Horse Maverick, possibly the 1997 model according to Bikepedia.  I don’t get the seat cover, and that tiny cable lock was giving me some anxiety, but maybe they were just stopping into a store for a minute.  The rear brake doesn’t look functional, but maybe that’s just fine for a beater bike! Or follow along for updates:

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