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Posted By trainman999

Is there more than one level of SBX frames? I...

Is there more than one level of SBX frames? I have one that differs from th OP's , B in the head /downtube lug, Bianchi cast into the BB on the non drive side , Bianchi cast into both sides of the...
05-30-19, 07:35 AM
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Posted By trainman999

Is there any way to tell the mfg date of a set of...

Is there any way to tell the mfg date of a set of Roval wheels?
05-27-19, 09:47 AM
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Posted By trainman999

[QUOTE=pastorbobnlnh;20948474]Wonderful find and...

[QUOTE=pastorbobnlnh;20948474]Wonderful find and cool beginning to the back story. I hope you can fill in more info as you proceed with the restoration. I believe I've spotted the difference in the...
05-12-19, 05:40 PM
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Posted By trainman999

33 frame in Dec 1986 ,an 87 model. The three...

33 frame in Dec 1986 ,an 87 model. The three numbers before the W are the frame size
05-12-19, 02:22 PM
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Posted By trainman999

It's a Paramount serial number on BB between down...

It's a Paramount serial number on BB between down tube and cabel guides you can see a 6 or a9 in one of your pictuers. Probbly starts with 590,600 or 610 Its probbly an 87-90
05-09-19, 05:43 PM
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Posted By trainman999

Bar drop is optical illusion, actual 2”. TT was...

Bar drop is optical illusion, actual 2”. TT was run what you bring 12.5 mi around Presuqe Isle Erie Pa.

2019 spring P60 Paramount 46:34 16.1 seat post not tight enough went down 2” from...
05-09-19, 03:21 PM
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Posted By trainman999

She is live again after 16 months, out shopped...

She is live again after 16 months, out shopped her Sat. night. 21 lbs wearing a set of Rovals for a time trial Sunday. ...
04-29-19, 07:56 PM
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Posted By trainman999

buddiiee 30.2 is the measurment of the winner...

buddiiee 30.2 is the measurment of the winner body, you can assemble a 5 cog stack at 24.5 mm, an ultra 6 cog stack at 26.5 mm, a regular 6 at 30.4 mm, or a seven cog stack at 31.7 mm, with the...
04-27-19, 05:18 PM
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Posted By trainman999

You might get Phil Wood to make you one.

You might get Phil Wood to make you one.
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Posted By trainman999

Specs say it is Reynolds 501 main tubes Tange...

Specs say it is Reynolds 501 main tubes Tange mangalloy fork, True Temper stays, Campy Triomphe. Nicr Bike!! if it wondered into my bike room I would keep it.
04-20-19, 11:15 PM
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Posted By trainman999

on the ebay sold listings is a rare Paramount ...

on the ebay sold listings is a rare Paramount It's a 66 ladys model with Seria legere lugs. Ebay seems to think you should be looking at things still for sale so you will have to click on original...
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Posted By trainman999

Be aware that the 564 has very tight tire...

Be aware that the 564 has very tight tire clearences 25 's will fit but have almost no clearence. 20's work better. I would take the World Sport
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What state you located in? Iinterested in one of...

What state you located in? Iinterested in one of thoes.
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Posted By trainman999

With P1 on BB early 70's. What is the serial #...

With P1 on BB early 70's. What is the serial # its on the non drive side rear droup out It's a letter followed by 4 or 5 numbers? This will tellyou the month made and the year. Will need pictures...
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Posted By trainman999

As someone who was in the market for a chrome...

As someone who was in the market for a chrome Paramount for the last year and a half, sold prices on Ebay were generly in the $1100- 1500 range. There was a painted 72 sold for $1900 not to long...
03-29-19, 07:46 AM
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Posted By trainman999

Take 1973 hight of bike boom 15,000,000 bikes...

Take 1973 hight of bike boom 15,000,000 bikes sold in USA. Schwinn's 1,500,000 Paramount's 5000
03-19-19, 09:24 AM
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Posted By trainman999

JimboMartin unless that Paramount is a 93 build...

JimboMartin unless that Paramount is a 93 build it is TrueTemper OS , Reynolds 753OS doesn’t begin till mid 93 according to the Waterford website.

Serial is on the BB and reads like this ...
03-01-19, 12:59 PM
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Posted By trainman999

Pre 1973 Record tripple with a Campy Racing...

Pre 1973 Record tripple with a Campy Racing tripple and a 10 speed cassett
https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4466/37104081504_3020388d9f_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/YwL7Kb)
100_3868...
02-18-19, 06:37 AM
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Posted By trainman999

indyfabz: Mill St Clearfield, Pa to the top of...

indyfabz: Mill St Clearfield, Pa to the top of Rockton mountain near the intersection of Rt 322 and RT153. 5Mi about 1100 ft
02-17-19, 08:22 AM
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Posted By trainman999

King of the Mountain in Clearfield Pa in Oct.

King of the Mountain in Clearfield Pa in Oct.
02-05-19, 12:55 PM
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Posted By trainman999

What is normal OLD on a SA three speed hub?

What is normal OLD on a SA three speed hub?
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Posted By trainman999

Bianchigirll: A 170 Trek is the top of the...

Bianchigirll: A 170 Trek is the top of the line. Reynolds 753 F/F, all Campagnolo Super Recod, including the Ti pedals and BB and the alloy Campy freewheel, north of $2000 in 83.. Trek only made...
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Posted By trainman999

Do you have the Campy alloy freewheel? Do you...

Do you have the Campy alloy freewheel? Do you have the titanium axel pedals? Does it still have the titanium BB? Did the team bikes have three top tube cablr guides or was the third it added...
01-20-19, 01:26 PM
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My top find for 2018 An 1985 170 Trek ...

My top find for 2018 An 1985 170 Trek
https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4891/39851793383_05cb5c621b_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/23HyRKV)
100_4182 (https://flic.kr/p/23HyRKV) by galon783...
01-15-19, 03:34 PM
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Posted By trainman999

I would guess they are not Schwinn "Paramount"...

I would guess they are not Schwinn "Paramount" decals the font is wrong
01-12-19, 12:03 PM
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Posted By trainman999

A 92 OS Paramount True Temper ...

A 92 OS Paramount True Temper
https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1828/29397344908_f49ae04811_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/LMK5sh)
100_4085 (https://flic.kr/p/LMK5sh) by galon783...
01-07-19, 10:22 AM
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Posted By trainman999

Have you considered finding a wheel with an...

Have you considered finding a wheel with an identical Campy hub but English or Italian threaded to ride, and keep the French one for when you pass the bike on to a new caretaker or display
01-01-19, 07:15 PM
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Posted By trainman999

A Record and Ralley equiped 73 Paramount ...

A Record and Ralley equiped 73 Paramount
https://farm3.staticflickr.com/2868/33648223316_1ba07b303e_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/TgnWvj)
73 P15-9 (https://flic.kr/p/TgnWvj) by galon783...
12-14-18, 09:13 AM
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Posted By trainman999

Try asking your question on the Schwinn Alumnium...

Try asking your question on the Schwinn Alumnium bicycle Facebook group. https://www.facebook.com/groups/169247033130212/
12-13-18, 11:16 PM
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Posted By trainman999

What is the small 4 digit number on the headbadge?

What is the small 4 digit number on the headbadge?
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Posted By trainman999

Whats your bike worth ? Maby $600-700 the way...

Whats your bike worth ? Maby $600-700 the way it sits. $800-1000 if it was all cleaned up ,polished, greased, and new consumables. If you go to Ebay and look at the completed listings you will see...
12-10-18, 02:01 PM
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Posted By trainman999

Verry cool ! I wonder if the frames hung out...

Verry cool ! I wonder if the frames hung out together in the paint line. Do you think the serial number location has to do with it being an elite Paramount or maby the chrome stays. Or maby the...
12-10-18, 10:20 AM
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Posted By trainman999

old dreams; “you must have been a good boy this...

old dreams; “you must have been a good boy this year” I must have been, Santa allowed me to be caretaker of 8 more Paramounts ,A 99 Peloton, a Trek 170 and 2 or 3 lesser Trek’s this year. It’s...
12-09-18, 03:12 PM
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Posted By trainman999

A 1983 Elite and a 1973 track Paramount

Santa dopped these off early
https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4844/32376519928_36d967c7c9_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/Rk18oQ)
100_4214 (https://flic.kr/p/Rk18oQ) by galon783...
12-09-18, 02:58 PM
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Posted By trainman999

A 1983 Paramount ...

A 1983 Paramount
https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4844/32376519928_36d967c7c9_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/Rk18oQ)100_4214 (https://flic.kr/p/Rk18oQ) by galon783...
12-06-18, 05:07 PM
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Posted By trainman999

Roval wheels

Any way to id the year of mfg on Roval wheels in the 1980's
Thanks for your help
12-04-18, 04:29 AM
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Posted By trainman999

There is a facebook group on Schwinn Aluminum...

There is a facebook group on Schwinn Aluminum series that has a lot of info https://www.facebook.com/groups/169247033130212/
Google the numbers of the bikes. Models include: Schwinn Aluminum...
11-29-18, 05:23 PM
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Posted By trainman999

Pull the fork look on steere tube, mine has it...

Pull the fork look on steere tube, mine has it stamped there and the bb
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Posted By trainman999

Nice weld job on the kickstand didn't even bother...

Nice weld job on the kickstand didn't even bother to clean the splatter up. I wonder if ti was repainted?...
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Posted By trainman999

I think you guys need to take off the rose...

I think you guys need to take off the rose colored glasses and take a hard look at this bike. #465 (https://www.bikeforums.net/usertag.php?do=list&action=hash&hash=465) is probably a 1954. It’s a...
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Posted By trainman999

Way easier and cheaper to change the seat post...

Way easier and cheaper to change the seat post and stem than buy a new bike especially if you have an attachment to it. What doesn't fit about it? If you adjust the seat up to the marked limit, sit...
10-07-18, 06:47 PM
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Posted By trainman999

Pretty sure its a Schwinn Madison made in...

Pretty sure its a Schwinn Madison made in Greenville MS. Fork crown right, serial number in right place and right format
https://waterfordbikes.com/SchwinnCat/flschwinn_1981_1990/1986Ltwt10.html
10-07-18, 05:47 PM
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Posted By trainman999

Picture of fork crown? If the serial number...

Picture of fork crown? If the serial number SL505774 my guess is a repainted 86 Schwinn Madison
09-24-18, 11:25 PM
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Posted By trainman999

Have you considered one of these, Schwinn...

Have you considered one of these, Schwinn Paramount 1968-78 P10-9 or P15-9 American made, fancy chrome lugs and socks, fender and rack eyelets, multiple colors and sizes.

Black one is only...
09-20-18, 05:33 PM
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Posted By trainman999

frame is a 60cm weighs 2230 grams, fork weighs...

frame is a 60cm weighs 2230 grams, fork weighs 770 grams does this sound right for a SP frame? Rear derailleur pat date 84, front and rear hubs lock nuts stamped 11, I am guessing thease are 1985....
09-20-18, 01:02 AM
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Posted By trainman999

Finally had time to work on this bike. seat tube...

Finally had time to work on this bike. seat tube is 27.0 a post measuring 27.11 goes in but 27 .2 will not. Steerer is Columbus and rifled. It has been repainted and had chrome socks or maby a chrome...
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Posted By trainman999

Looks like an 83 640 in 25.5 " ...

Looks like an 83 640 in 25.5 " http://www.vintage-trek.com/images/trek/83brochurePart2.pdf
09-08-18, 02:41 PM
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Posted By trainman999

Thanks T-Mar I'll check the seat post size and...

Thanks T-Mar I'll check the seat post size and the steerer when it gets here Tuesday
09-08-18, 01:03 PM
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Posted By trainman999

Olmo info

Anyone id the year or model of this Olmo?https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/1600x1200/olmo_b6c1958304c22bd4a60443cf8c6d22c13e91e7ac.jpg
08-22-18, 06:50 PM
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Posted By trainman999

Congratulations! looks good

Congratulations! looks good
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