C. 1994 Specialized Crossroads

Another stock '94 Crossroads (mine was/is dark grey)

Another stock ’94 Crossroads (mine was/is dark grey)

’94 is the closest I can come to dating my bike. The example above has a less sloping top tube than mine, but earlier ones had horizontal top tubes and later ones had curved top tubes. Perhaps frame size accounts for the top-tube differences between the bike above and mine (photos below).

Mustachioed with single-speed freewheel

Mustachioed with single-speed freewheel and non-pneumatic tires

With coaster brake as a foul-weather commuter

With coaster brake and reversed Nitto “Dove” bars (which I use on my footbikes) as a foul-weather commuter

As a fixed-gear commuter

As a fixed-gear commuter