Grip questions? All Things Schwinn The Classic and Antique Bicycle Exchange

That success is owed in part to early pioneering efforts with oversize tubesets such as 753 and 853 as well as its unique relationship with Reynolds. Designating the width with a fraction instead of a decimal usually signifies a straight-sided rim, not a hook-edge rim. There are similar problems with other Schwinn tire sizes. The… Continue reading Grip questions? All Things Schwinn The Classic and Antique Bicycle Exchange

Grip questions? All Things Schwinn The Classic and Antique Bicycle Exchange

You might think that these are the same, but they are not. The Chicago Schwinns were among the most bomb-resistant bikes ever built, and they were built with unique technology . With the exception of the Sports Tourer, Super Sport, and Superior, they are welded, not brazed. The head tubes look as if they were… Continue reading Grip questions? All Things Schwinn The Classic and Antique Bicycle Exchange