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    1966 Schwinn Klunker

This is a 24" wheel 1966 Schwinn that was converted for mountain bike use.  The braze-ons and derailleur hanger were added to an original frame.  Most of the parts appear to be late 1970's vintage but I am not sure where the fork came from (appears to be more early 1980's?).  The paint is pretty unique, red on one side and pink on the other.

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Frame electro-forged steel
Fork 24" crowned
Rear Shock NA
Rims Araya 24 x 1.75
Hubs Phil Wood
Spokes DT Stainless steel
Tires Tioga (newer models)
Pedals MKS Grafight X
Crank Schwinn 1 piece
Chain Sedis
Rear Cogs Suntour 5 speed freewheel
Bottom Bracket Schwinn one-piece style
Front Derailleur NA
Rear Derailleur Suntour 600
Shifters Suntour thumb
Handlebars BMX
Stem Pro-Neck
Headset Schwinn steel
Brake set Mafac cantilever
Brake levers Dia Compe 283
Saddle Avocet Touring W2
Seat Post ridged alloy BMX
Colors red (right side) and pink (left side)
Size 24" wheel
Serial #   HB32021

 

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