Vintage 3 Speed English Bicycles

Raleigh Fireball 5 Speeds

Two Raleigh Fireballs featuring the short lived 5 speed internal hub and the Twin Shift 5 stick shift.

When we were kids these shifters were known as “Nut Busters”.

Both bikes are currently for sale on Kijiji Toronto.

5 responses

  1. British-Jamaican

    I would love to own this

    November 26, 2014 at 1:02 am

    • These are just for reference. I do not own the bikes so they’re not for sale.

      April 20, 2015 at 4:33 pm

  2. Armean


    May I know is the 5 speed Fireball still available for sale? May I know how much are you selling them each please? Thanks!

    April 20, 2015 at 3:56 pm

  3. Curtis Harper

    I just got one of these. How can I tell what year it is for sure

    November 27, 2018 at 9:42 pm

    • There should be a date stamped on the rear hub, i.e. 68 7 = 1968 July, for example.

      November 28, 2018 at 8:55 am

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