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    Downtube shifter cable stop for a Varsity?

    i picked this up from the original owners daughter. I will swap the currant shifters for downtube cable stops and mate them to a schwinn stem shifter
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    What model banana bike?

    i picked this up yesterday. its been repainted but looks like it was yellow underneath
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    Downtube shifter cable stop for a Varsity?

    traditional modern race/road bike cable stops fit well over the Varsity down tube shifter braze ons. the threading is different but you could use the original screw/bolt
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    Spoke length for SA Hub mated to 597 rims?

    275mm both sides. i had a helluva time building this wheel. I wasnt getting enough twist between the 2cd and 3rd rounds of spoke lacing so the 3rd set of spokes were not reaching the proper spoke holes. i had to lace one side of the wheel first, twist the hub, then lace the 3rd and 4th rounds of...
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    Spoke length for SA Hub mated to 597 rims?

    I would like to mate the rim in foreground (non drop center rim) to a Sturmey 3 speed 36 hole hub. What spoke length do I need for 3 cross. Both wheels pictured are fronts
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    1967 Schwinn Varsity Tourist

    I still think it really popped with the white Bluemels but proper works as well
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    1967 Schwinn Varsity Tourist

    I found and put chrome fenders on in place of the white Bluemels
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    5 Speed Chain Lengths

    For instance, When I picked up this 65 Collegiate, the chain length was first thing I noticed
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    5 Speed Chain Lengths

    Seems like every 5 speed Schwinn that I've owned from the 60's to 70's has it's chain too short. I assume it is to keep the tension high on the rear derailer as to not fall off the front chain ring. I always add a link or 2 and have never had an issue
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    Mini Apes/Riser bar Wanted

    Im looking for about 5" to 8" riser bar along the lines of the classic 60's/70's Schwinn cruiser bar. Swept back with classic lines would be nice. Feel free to reach out privately
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    Schwinn 23" Diamond Frame Bike-Rhode Island

    Im looking for a tall multi speed Schwinn like a Racer or Traveler from the 50's or early/mid 60's. Full bike preferred but framesets will be considered. Must be in the RI, MA, CT area. I have a 57 3 speed Racer, 65 Collegiate 5 speed in the 21" frame size as possible trade bait
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    1971 Suburban

    i drove 50 miles round trip for it. i knew what I was getting myself into. At the time it seemed too far but now it doesn't. I paid the asking price of 5 dollars. It should have been free based on condition but who knows I may have paid 20 if the mood struck me. New grease all around, a pump of...
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    Sturmey 16mm cone wrenches?

    I noticed that Sunrace has a full size Sturmey 16mm wrench. is this for SA hubs or freewheel hubs. also, besides the mini SA wrench is there another choice.
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    61 Corvette Hub Swap-coaster to 3 speed

    Thanks Rivnut. Is the hub 36h and is it 3 or 4 cross?
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