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Old 10-15-11, 09:55 AM   #1
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Schwinn help!

I found this part while working on my 1980 Schwinn Women's World Sport. What is it? My best guess is a "ferrule" or cable end cap. How can I use it if it is? If it's not, what the hell is it?
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Old 10-15-11, 01:37 PM   #2
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The part is too out of focus to tell. Hold it closer to your face which is in focus.
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where did you find it?
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Old 10-15-11, 01:59 PM   #4
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its a blur, but nice face.....anyways! looks like break thangy/////
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in the first pic it almost looks like a cable guide that snapped off
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Looks to me like a string tie for a storage bag. Does it have a spring release?

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What it really looks like is a cable end for a much bigger cable than would be found on a bicycle.
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