Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: Mid N/W Indiana
Bikes: Schwinns, lots of them. Some Paramounts
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1972 Schwinn Sports Tourer. - I built this one last winter. A very nice ebay frame-set and a garage sale Super Sport with bent frame. Two to make one. Plus some ebay stuff and parts picking at the local LBS second-hand parts boxes. They are hoarders..
Bottom Bracket - New shimano sealed-type UN55-127.5mm
Crank set - Silstar 170mm 40-52
Pedals - SR SP-11 Eleven w/Sunlight XL clips
Freewheel - 6-speed Shimano 13-28 circa 1981
Rear DR - NOS Shimano Crane GS "long cage"
Frt DR - Shimano Altus LT circa 1981
Shifters- 1970s Suntour bar-end type, polished
Brakes - Polished Dura-Ace levers w/Cane Creek hoods.
Seat post - Ultra Cycle Taiwan (ebay) 26.8mm
Tires - Panasonic Pasela Panaracer 27x1 1/8
Total weight - 28.25 lbs. - 12.8 kg.
Last edited by Hoss Cartright; 11-17-12 at 04:27 AM.