Speedster

Discussion in 'Custom Bicycles' started by STIKSHIFTER, Nov 20, 2016.

  1. #1 Posted Nov 20, 2016

    Finally riding a big boys bike

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    Found this '70 Speedster last year at our local police auction and in sad shape. Repaired it enough to ride for a while but then decided to restore it. I've always had a soft spot for the camel hump frames and wanted to bring this one back. The rear fender was beyond repair so ended up having to shorten it which gave it a hot rod look. Added the shifter, flamed seat and truss rods to continue the hot rod theme. I think it came out pretty cool! If interested I have it listed in the classifieds. Thanks for looking.

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  2. #2 Posted Nov 20, 2016

    Wore out three sets of tires already!

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    Great looking bike. The shifter makes the bike!
     
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  3. #3 Posted Nov 22, 2016

    I live for the CABE

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    The camelback speedster is my favorite schwinn bike. love the simple lines of the frame. well done.
     
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  4. #4 Posted Nov 22, 2016

    I live for the CABE

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    Ima not a Schwinn guy but this is a cool ride!

    Nicely done, new owner should be proud to ride it!
     
  5. #5 Posted Dec 12, 2016

    Look Ma, No Hands!

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    Very nice Speedster!
     
  6. #6 Posted Dec 22, 2016

    Wore out three sets of tires already!

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    love the stick shift..