Japan

The Lightweight Vintage Bicycles of

Updated 7.31.2022

Photo of Toei process courtesy vintagebicycle.wordpress.com

Bicycle makers

Seeking images of 1983 ^ earlier 1983 or earlier high quality Japanese bike makers Webmaster

Sport Cycle ALPS


Updated 1.23.2016

BARAMON

Masao Kodama Fukuoka prefect
8.1.2016

BENNYX

Builder: Mr. Dazai
Link to catalogs

CHERUBIM

Hitoshi Konno Kanagawa prefect
12.14.2015

ERBA

Sou Hagiwara, Osaka prefect
Updated 1.23.2016

EVEREST

Tokyo
Updated 12.15.2020

FUJI


Updated 7.9.2011

GANWELL

Originally Mr.Doi, now Mr. Maeda Kyoto prefect

Cycle Store HIROSE


www.cs-hirose.com

RAIZIN


Gunma Prefect

IRIBE


Masanori Iribe Nara prefect

KALAVINKA


Famous racer Akio Tanabe Tokyo

KATAKURA SILK

Builder: Mr. Tadashi Arai
Updated 1.23.2016

KAWAMURA NISHIKI



LEVANT


Osaka Prefect

MAEDA


Gifu Prefect

LEVEL


Masahiro Higashikawa Osaka

MARUISHI



MIYATA


Updated 12.13.2000

NAGASAWA

Yoshiaki Nagasawa builder to Koichi Nakan, former Pro Keirin rider. Osaka
Updated 1.14.2007

PANASONIC


Nara prefect

3RENSHO

Yoshi Konno Chiba Prefect
Updated 2.18.2015

RAVANELLO


Mr. Takamura

SEKAI


Made by MIKI in Japan, USA brand

TOEI

Saitama Prefecture, Kawaguchi
Updated 11.26.2002

WATANABE


Tokyo

VIGORE

Masato Kataoka Kyota
Updated 7.13.2012

VIVALO


Hyogo Prefect

ZUNOW


Updated 6.5.2016

Component makers

ARAYA


Rims and ?

Dia-Compe

Brakes & more
7.31.2022

Mikashima

Pedals and accessories
Updated 11.29.2002

NITTO


Handlebars & stems +

SHIMANO


Updated 2.19.2015

SUNTOUR

Full groups
Updated 9.1.2011

TANGE

Frame tubing & parts, headsets & bottom brackets.

UKAI


Rims