Classic & Vintage - Older Mystery Schwinn frame
Bikeforums.net is a forum about nothing but bikes. Our community can help you find information about hard-to-find and localized information like bicycle tours, specialties like where in your area to have your recumbent bike serviced, or what are the best bicycle tires and seats for the activities you use your bike for.
02-16-11, 07:18 PM
Hey guys, just wondering if any one could give me some insight on what this is.....?
02-16-11, 07:44 PM
Hard to say. But it is probably as new as the 1990s.
It looks as if it is a hybrid, the rear vertical dropouts, the cantilever brakes, and all the eyelets for fenders and racks.
This 1991 Crosscut looks similar.
Start looking here:
02-16-11, 07:53 PM
Thanks, you've been very helpful.
02-17-11, 05:27 AM
Could be any of the Schwinn Hybrids from the early 90's. They all had lugged frames - although I don't think the entry level bike (Cross-Fit) had a derailleur hanger.
If I was going to take a guess, I would say it was a Criss Cross. Consumer Reports gave it a good rating and Schwinn sold a pile of them because of it.
Is there any evidence of the old paint anywhere on the bike? Maybe inside of the seat tube?
Powered by vBulletin® Version 4.1.12 Copyright © 2014 vBulletin Solutions, Inc. All rights reserved.