I finally finished up the '72 Schwinn World Voyageur I've been slowly working on since about December. There was a lot of rust cleanup, much sanding and polishing and a goodly amount of swearing. Everything is hunky-dory now though.
so shuddup and get to the pictures already.
as purchased, looking rough
I was determined to keep as much Orange as possible....athough as you can see a lot was lost.
in the end its a sexy lookin beast. Just lookit the size of that front hub!
Deore SP in lovely condition.
Sugino Super Mighty with a little drillium
old butchered Wrights
Time for a ride
here's the full rundown:
Panasonic Made Schwinn frame
Velocity Synergy rims (Offset spoke bed in the rear)
Double Butted Spokes
Rear Shimano FHR-700 hub, Miche 7 speed cassette 16-22
Front Sturmey Archer XL-FD hub
Grand Bois Hetres 42mm x 650B tires
Sugino Super Mighty Crankset 52-42
Wrights Saddle unknown model
Cane Creek SCR-5 Brake levers
Shimano Deore SP derailleurs and shifters.
MKS Track pedals.
Schwinn Approved Stem