Original oscar wastyn track bike, made in chicago, a schwinn paramount predecessor on display, truly a priceless piece of art and fine example of chicago cycling history. That 70's schwinn, restoration projects of some early 70's made in chicago schwinn 10 speed road bikes. This auction is for a vintage schwinn paramount touring bike in good working condition, but a tune up is always recomended the frame has not dents, nor bents, no cracks. For paramount serial number information go to waterford's paramount history site chicago schwinn date codes 1st letter: 2nd letter /number: month schwinn serial number and date code.
My dad has given me his chicago schwinn paramount track bike and i am working on restoring it my dad says he is not sure about the year but he thinks it is a '72 i have the serial number. The model year of a schwinn bike produced in 1948 or later can be determined by locating the bike's serial number and comparing it to a serial number and date chart serial number. On bikes older than 1948 you need to use reference to other, known year bikes, or pull out the crank to look for a date stamp on it doing both is a good idea.
1966 schwinn paramount p-13 and that might explain why the bottom bracket spindle dates to 1968 and the rear derailleur bears a date code for 1971 i’ve no reason to believe the brooks. Author topic: rare 1952 schwinn paramount campagnolo (read 591 times) adamhenning doing some research is that this bike is one of schwinn's most collected and very rare to see one from. The serial number can be used to date your frame as the year of the build is part of the value the serial number on the schwinn sting can be found on the left rear dropout.
Find great deals on ebay for schwinn paramount in bicycles shop with confidence. Schwinn serial number and date code database locate the serial number on the left rear dropout, bottom bracket, or head tube dating from the head badge day, month, and year. Created date: 4/27/2006 7:42:30 am. 1973 schwinn paramount p13 posted by oldairhead under classic bikes  comments through the late 70’s the schwinn paramount was the most successful racing bike built in the usa.
To the headbadge - your source for classic bicycle information and data we house the most complete and up-to-date version of raleigh's serial number charts available online - complete. Ok i have this schwinn paramount that i've had for several years i just built new wheels with custom high flange velosteel coaster brake/curtis odom. The schwinn paramount has had a long and storied history dating back to 1938 the originals were built in the schwinn factory in chicago today, those paramounts are worth a lot of money. Do you need more information about your paramount schwinn serial number and date code database locate the serial number on the left rear dropout, bottom bracket, or head tube dating from. Handbuilt schwinns in the 60s and 70s, the schwinn bicycle company was a giant in the industry, and their unique mass-production methods were remarkable schwinn's paramount bicycles.
This chart applies to chicago schwinn`s only ----- location of serial numbers on the frame. Pre-waterford refers to our founding date, february 27, 1993 your frame was built in the paramount factory that's the backstory here are some stats: serial number i would rate the. Paramount ftx for rent : paramount fitness equipment - $195 (long refine sort by date (recent) price (highest first) price (lowest first) refine your results your region price.
Later schwinn serial numbers / years made first 3 are the date of build 1 thru 365, the 4th (last digit) is the last number in the year so 0 probably stands for 1990 most. It is one of the most valued vintage schwinn bicycle to date schwinn paramount this vintage schwinn bicycle changed the paradigm of the racing arena back in 1940’s, and took part in many. I'm the original owner of a red 58cm- 1985 schwinn paramount (road frame)back in the day i rode some ultramarathon events and tended to ride frames.
Centurion (bicycle company) jump to navigation jump to search western states import co inc founded: circa 1969 (ceased in 2000) headquarters on his list of best bikes in both the. Join date oct 2002 location variable posts 5,766 originally posted by rc70scoupe i grew up in the krates eraparents couldn't afford one then, i can't afford one now prices are from. Schwinn bike dating after 1965, schwinn serial number sequences, while appearing to be confusing on first sight, follow several general rules if the first letter is a a through m it.