Schwinn Bmx info needed

Discussion in 'Vintage BMX Bicycles' started by schwinnguyinohio, Mar 25, 2017.

  1. #1 Posted Mar 25, 2017

    I live for the CABE

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    bought this little Schwinn , I know nothing about these any help on age or value would be great Has gold plating on rims and crank and was sold new at a Schwinn shop not a chain store .S/N 3118561

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  2. #2 Posted Mar 25, 2017

    Look Ma, No Hands!

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    Pretty sure it's a 1983 mini thrasher. You can find it in the 1983 Schwinn catalog. Frame made overseas. Some of the parts like stem, cranks, headset and BB might be leftovers from Scrambler era. As far as value, not as much as a U.S. made scrambler/predator '82 or older.
     
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    Ok thanks , yes that's what the chain guard says , only gave lunch money for it so no loss anyway .