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    Scwinn Sportabout - leave the rack??

    I obtained one of these through a bulk bike buy.
    I have no interest in restoring it since I have too many other projects.
    I am willing to give the bike away, BUT
    it has a rack on the back. I want to put the rack on one of my other bikes, but don't want to kill someone else's chance to restore the bike.
    Are these factory?
    Should I leave it for whoever gets the bike next, if so I need to the $$ to get another rack like it.
    What do you experts know about this.

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    Quote Originally Posted by emptgrave View Post
    Should I leave it for whoever gets the bike next, if so I need to the $$ to get another rack like it.
    What do you experts know about this.
    The stock Sportabout didn't have a rack. Keep the rack with a clear conscience.

    Last edited by Scooper; 08-15-09 at 10:46 AM. Reason: Added image
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    Senior Member emptgrave's Avatar
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    Thanks so much! Great information, but alas, it was too small for the other bike.

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    Looking at the catalog picture, you'd never think that bike weighed 39 lbs.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Proofide View Post
    Looking at the catalog picture, you'd never think that bike weighed 39 lbs.
    Just as well since they wanted to sell them!
    Oldpeddaller - The older I get, the better I used to be !!!" ***** If at first you don't succeed - hit it with a hammer.

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    I modified the rack and it works great now.

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