I was looking too, for the Delta battery can on my B10E motorbike.
I could be wrong, but that type of antique battery might not be available anymore. There are instructions on the Internet to make a reproduction battery out of smaller, modern batteries, and a reprint of an antique label...
Getting nervous already, gotta think of some things to do during the Cabe upgrade! :eek:
Here's my suggestions:
1. Read a book on bicycles. If you're too young to know what a book looks like, Google it
2. Try suspended animation, the Cabe will be back in the blink of an eye
3. Ride a bike for...
Not seen a Wald replacement, but did have one that had 'H501' which is a Schwinn replacement crank number. Bent crank shaft or a stripped pedal thread seems like a common problem. I can remember as a kid, crashing my pedals on curbs quite a few times.
That's a good tip to tell the C and BC frames apart, I hadn't noticed the difference in the top bar. Kind of a relief, as the BC rack is also a hard one. Still thinking I need the other truss rods, though.
Maybe I'll start a separate thread on the build, good to have input. Thanks!
That's a good point, I should have posted the frame. Here's what I'm starting with (and thanks to you all for helping!)
I rescued the frame from a restroyed frankenbike, hoping to identify the original prewar Schwinn model and then bring it back with the right parts. Is it a 1938? It's a...
Anyone know what fender light this is?
It's pictured in the 1938 Schwinn catalog for model BC117.
Description says it's a polished aluminum, self contained, fender light.
Looking for a pair of Schwinn truss rods and a bracket for a boy's prewar locking fork.
My project is a repaint, so hoping for a pair or rods in good condition to match.
Here are examples.
I think this is what I need for a boy's '38 Model C, but feel free to correct me.
Let me know what you...