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1965 Original Chicago Varsity Schwinn 27"

Old 03-12-18, 03:05 PM
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1965 Original Chicago Varsity Schwinn 27"

Bright blue with everything original. How much is it worth
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Old 03-12-18, 03:11 PM
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You need photos of the bike. Go to "Advanced Editor" and click on the "attachments" paper clip.

As far as value. It all depends on condition. Rough, it could be as low as $40.

In just off the showroom floor condition, perhaps as high as $300.

Those are solid old bikes. But there were a lot of them made. So, I'd always encourage tuning them up, and using them, pretty or not.
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Old 03-12-18, 03:22 PM
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I’d like see a pic also.
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Decent one in my area seller is asking $35 and it’s been for sale for a month. Color and paint condition along with rust or the lack of are all important
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Varsitys aren’t worth much and a 27” frame is worth even less unless you can find someone who is pretty darned tall. About $50 around here, however, I just had someone give me one for free!
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Old 06-28-18, 08:47 PM
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Varsitys aren’t worth much and a 27” frame is worth even less unless you can find someone who is pretty darned tall
The Varsity was not available in a 27" frame.
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Old 06-28-18, 09:53 PM
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The Varsity was not available in a 27" frame.
The OP was probably referring to the wheel size.
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Originally Posted by Metacortex View Post
The Varsity was not available in a 27" frame.
The original post had the title "1965 Original Chicago Varsity Schwinn 27". I was responding to that.
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