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Old 04-06-14, 10:07 PM   #1
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Tandem headset size for a '69 Paramount

Building up a '69 paramount and just found out that the headset is not standard.

Does anybody knows what size I need to shop for?
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It looks like a regular threaded road headset, with a hanger for cantilever brakes.

<------ Bicycling Magazine 06-1969 ------> Schwinn Paramount Tandem


This link may help.

Vintage Bicycle Repair - Schwinn FAQ

The folks at Waterford Precision cycles might be of help.
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The size is not standard. I have a campy headset from a standard paramount and the headtube is too big for it.
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