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Pedal Cars636 of 8701958 TRIANG ZEPHYRUSAF Jeep Attic Find
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    Posted 10 years ago

    johne1981
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    This red pedal car was mine as a small child. My parents gave it to me when I was young but I cant remember the details of how it came into the family.

    I think it might be from an Australian company 'Cyclops' but cant be too sure.

    I would like to restore it as a summer project but as a complete novice a few pointers in the right direction would help.

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    1. campedalcar campedalcar, 10 years ago
      I kinda like it just the way it is. I've said on this forum before, "It can only be original once."
    2. johne1981, 10 years ago
      I would love if it was original but unfortunately what you see now is a pedal car due for its second restoration.
    3. nidge1, 10 years ago
      I have one that is similar to this mine is a Duke, cyclops was a branch of triang in australia and designs did alter slightly from them made in the uk, and in canada they were thistle brand. Have a good look at the rubber tyres, mine had on them stamped on the rubber, Lines Bros, London. There were three brothers named Lines, there were three lines in a triangle, hence the name Triang was originated.

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