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View Poll Results: How old is this schwinn classic?

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  • 10-20 years old

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  • 20-30 years old

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  • 30-40 years old

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  • older than 40 years

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    Need some info on my classic schwinn

    Hey Everyone,

    I was wanting to see if anyone knew what my classic Schwinn bicycle is worth these days. Any suggesstions would be much appreciated. it is in great condition for being so old and has been inside a garage for most of it's life. A few scratches and a little rust but nothing that can't be repaired.

    Thanks a ton,

    Mattis




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    my brothers girlfriend just bought that exact one from a secondhand shop about 6 weeks ago for $150.00

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    Wow. Thanks for the reply. That helps.

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    Late fifties/early sixties Speedster in "Radiant Red". What's the serial number?

    1959 Speedster catalog page
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    The Improbable Bulk Little Darwin's Avatar
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    Moved to Appraisals and Inquiries

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    I had a 1965 Heavy Duti, same basic bike. I'd put that at 1963-1966. The reds were extremely susceptible to fading, so you'd need to wax it with something like Kit paste or something after you treat the rust.

    I'd treat it with WalMart Rust Remover, then touchup, but I prefer them "worn." Then a couple of coats/rubs with the paste wax and go riding.

    Robbie ♪♫♪...☻

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