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Old 09-06-04, 09:18 AM   #1
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Schwinn Continental year of manufacture?

Looking for help finding year of manufacture for an early 60s Schwinn Continental, have Serial.
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Old 09-06-04, 02:01 PM   #2
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Check oldroads.com. The original Chicago Schwinn S/N system used an initial letter to denote the month (A=Jan,H=Aug,J=Sep,M=Dec), followed by a digit which was the last digit of the year of manufacture. Starting in 1965, they went to system with two initial letters, with AA = Jan 1965.
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http://www.angelfire.com/rant/allday...innCodes3.html
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