1936 Elgin Robin

A very fine example of an original paint 1936 Elgin Robin. One of the most desirable and dramatic bicycle designs of the era. Note the Zeppelin style tank and the low slung frame, original ribbed Allstate tires and unique Elgin … Continue reading

1938 Elgin Robin

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This months Bicycle of the Month is Frank Puricelli’s 1938 Elgin Robin. With its zeppelin styled tank and built-in headlight, this bike was at the top of the styling game in the late 30′s. What kid wouldn’t have thought this … Continue reading

1935 Elgin Robin

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This beautiful restored Elgin Robin shows off the latest in styling for the mid 1930′s. Streamline frame and fenders with zepplin tank. Bike also features the optional gooseneck mounted speedometer. This ’35 Elgin features the early style frame that has … Continue reading

1938 Elgin Robin


This late Robin features the re-dsigned frame. See the 1937 Elgin Robin in our database for more information on these bicycles. Built in headlight and horn combination  distinct flared fenders  the shorter and sturdier seat mast  … Continue reading

1937 Elgin Robin


One of Sears best bicycles, topped only by the Bluebird. The Fall and Winter 1936 Sears catalog says this about the Robin: “New streamlined motorcycle type frame with new Zeppelin-type corrrugated tank. Two built-in control buttons; one for headlight, one … Continue reading