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    Senior Member cpblue's Avatar
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    Replacing a fork

    Is it possible to change the fork in a 1980's Schwinn MTB with a suspension fork?
    Cut it with a multi tool!

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    Bianchi Goddess Bianchigirll's Avatar
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    if you can find one with a threaded 1" steerer or are willing to change toa threadless type HS and stem. the geomentry will be off a bit and the standover height will be a bit higher
    Bianchis '87 Sport SX, '90 Proto (2), '91 Boarala 'cross, '93 Project 3, '88 Trofeo, '86 Volpe, '89 Axis, '79 Mixte SOLD, '99 Mega Pro XL Ti, '97 Ti Megatube, , '90 something Vento 603,

    Others but still loved,; '80 RIGI, '80 Batavus Professional, '87 Cornelo, '86 Bertoni (sold), '09 Motobecane SS, '98 Hetchins M.O., '09 K2 Mainframe, '89 Trek 2000, '?? Jane Doe (still on the drawing board), '90ish Haro Escape

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