Swedish bicycle manufacturer. I have never used it myself, but I often see it in Finland and, more surprisingly, in Sweden.
Official Website: www.crescent.fi/
Finnish manufacturer bicycleov - «Helkama», better known in Russia for refrigerators, is also a big name in
bicycle history of Finland.
The Helkama$s slogan deserves special attention, translation from Finnish
All you may need except the reverse gearThe first bicycles «Helkama» appeared in 1905 in Vyborg. A peasant from the Tampere Heikki J. Hellman registered his business under this name.
Successful trade was interrupted by wars. However, the matter did not die. Hellman$s bicycle business
was continued by his brothers Matti, Paavo, Pekka and Eero, who achieved excellent results.
In 1953, the first own factory began production of 200 bicycle daily, and since 1969 exported products to Sweden.
Then the most beloved, the most popular and the most practical transport in Finland and bicycle for everyone - «Jopo».
|All kinds of JOPO in Prisma.|
For a whileI was using a tiny
bicycle of this brand. |
It had three-gears, front brakes cantilever, rear drum, in general he is somewhat staggered, but pulls well. Its reliability reminds me of domestic bicycles Soviet production, so I have a positive impression of Helkama.
|Official Website: www.helkamavelox.fi|
Finnish manufacturer bicycle. They like to put metal wings, however
as well as other Finnish firms (
Crescent) produce mainly urban road
If you plan to travel from Finland to St. Petersburg, Russia check out Helsinki - St.P. Timetable and Tampere - St.P. manual
Official Website - nopsa.fi
The history of the Finnish bicycle manufacturer «Tunturi» began in 1922
in a small repair shop where, in the breaks between work, the brothers Aarne
and Eero Harke showed their creativity, creating in 1926 the first bicycle
After a while (in the 50$s), the plant «Tunturi» was recognized as the undisputed brand leader, who forever conquered the harsh hearts of Finns.
Products for a healthy lifestyle from «Tunturi» to this day in demand in 40 countries.
In 2016 I was cycling this old Tunturi bike before I move to
If you plan to travel to Finland from St.Petersburg, you may want to read review of various ways to do it cheap and safe.
|Official Website - tunturi.com - I did not find bicycles on there website but I constantly see new models in finnish shops.|
Boutiques in Finland
Shop of recycled bicycles
Finns are not in a hurry to write off old bicycles for scrap. More than 500 tons of raw materials,
used for components, it was possible to save last year the
use of the goods of the capital region in the framework of the work on restoration and implementation
2 000 bicycles, according to the portal of the city of Helsinki.
Two-wheeled transport, faulty or unnecessary, residents of the capital and suburbs rent in the center of processing, where bikes are given a second life. In workshops they are repaired and carried out maintenance, and then checked for reliability and safety.
Since March 24 in all stores in the center will start selling 1200 restored bicycles,
another 250 will be implemented on the Web. Buyers will receive warranty cards for a period of one month.
The reuse center (Kierrätyskeskus) in the metropolitan region of Finland - A non-profit organization that promotes sustainable lifestyles and conservation natural resources. Accepts second-hand things, and then sells them or gives them away for free. Has 6 shops.
Also provides environmental education and consulting services of 40,000 children, adolescents, adults and teachers. Centre reuse also organizes awareness-raising activities public and provides training materials.
Do not have Tax Free option
If you are planning a trip to Finland from St. Petersburg, you may find it useful
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And also an overview of the different ways to get to Tampere и 🚌🚗 St. Petersburg - Lappeenranta 🕟 на сайте heihei.ru
Cycling dictionary in Finnish
Sports goods - Urheilut
Free time and hobby - Vapaa-aika ja harrastukset
Bicycle - Pyörä, polkupyörä
Buy - Osta
Shop - Kauppa
Electric Bicycle - Sähkopyörä
Rent a bike in Helsinki
Yellow bicycles alepa can be rented out here
Электровелосипеды в Финляндии
Электро велосипеды (Sähkopyörät) в Финляндии можно купить в различных
Самые низкие цены в магазине Biltema
В Призме, к сожалению, нет фильтра «электро» на сайте prisma.fi
Delivery from Finland
You can buy end take with to Russia bicycle if it is cheaper that 500
Otherwise you need to pay taxes. You can read about taxes here.