Notices
Search: Posts Made By: cslascro
Showing results 1 to 14 of 14
Search took 0.02 seconds.
02-20-17, 08:58 AM
Replies: 7,449
Views: 2,005,268
Posted By cslascro

This is my 1984 Schwinn World. Bought it in rough...

This is my 1984 Schwinn World. Bought it in rough shape on Craigslist, tore it down, and put it back together with cleaned/lubed parts. My only mod was the aero bark hoods. They are aren't ergo...
07-24-16, 07:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,128
Posted By cslascro

Good eye on the lock but. I still had to run to...

Good eye on the lock but. I still had to run to the store and get a new one when I took the photo. Didn't think anyone would notice. Not sure on the seat post, but it's been working fine.
Forum: Northeast
07-24-16, 02:59 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 448
Posted By cslascro

Maryland Cafe Stops

Hi there MD folks!

I'm looking to hit the best refreshment stops in Northern Maryland.

Most of my riding will be in north Baltimore and Harford Counties. Thanks for any of your input!
07-19-16, 07:36 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,128
Posted By cslascro

I like that idea on your bike. Looks great with...

I like that idea on your bike. Looks great with that new paint. Thanks for the info!
07-19-16, 07:34 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,128
Posted By cslascro

Great catch!! I wasn't aware of the World model,...

Great catch!! I wasn't aware of the World model, but that would explain the 5 speed freewheel. Very good to know!!
07-18-16, 07:06 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,128
Posted By cslascro

Well I'm done with the major parts of my budget...

Well I'm done with the major parts of my budget rest-mod.

Did bearings throughout, cleaned components with mineral spirits, rag and brass brush. The front derailleur was particularly bad, but I...
07-15-16, 09:22 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,198
Posted By cslascro

I just got into a budget resto on my 1984 Schwinn...

I just got into a budget resto on my 1984 Schwinn World Sport and it's been a lot of fun to learn bike mechanics. YouTube is an amazing teacher--I really like the videos by RJbikeguy.

For cleaning...
07-15-16, 06:58 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,854
Posted By cslascro

There is always favoritism toward the yellow...

There is always favoritism toward the yellow jersey, and I think it comes across as unfair much of the time. Yesterday when Sky got caught up in the crash it was simply expected that the peloton...
07-13-16, 08:11 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,757
Posted By cslascro

That has to be one of the prettiest Schwinn road...

That has to be one of the prettiest Schwinn road bikes I've seen. Thanks for sharing!
07-12-16, 09:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,128
Posted By cslascro

Made some progress in the bike this week. I...

Made some progress in the bike this week. I pulled the drivetrain, bottom bracket and rear wheel hub. Cleaned it all with mineral spirits and put it all back together. It's starting to look like a...
07-10-16, 06:12 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,128
Posted By cslascro

Thanks for the great tips! Yes, this is the...

Thanks for the great tips!

Yes, this is the CM frame, but it has a 5-speed freewheel. The derailleur is branded as Shimano, but I can't know for sure that it is original.

I'll look into the...
07-10-16, 06:00 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,128
Posted By cslascro

Bang for the buck is what I love about owning...

Bang for the buck is what I love about owning this bike. Parts have been seriously cheap so far.

I like the idea of changing the shifters. My first thought was to switch to frame shifters.
...
07-09-16, 09:25 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,128
Posted By cslascro

My 1984 Schwinn World Sport

Hey folks!

I'm new here and already introduced myself in the proper section, so I thought I'd introduce you all to my ride.

I bought this 1984 Schwinn World Sport a couple of years ago, and I'm...
Forum: Introductions
07-07-16, 10:06 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 254
Posted By cslascro

Hello from a Schwinn owner

Hello!

Just joined because Google searches keep bringing me to forum pages for excellent info.

I'm currently working on doing a budget resto on my 1984 Schwinn World Sport, a $40 Craigslist...
Showing results 1 to 14 of 14


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

Copyright 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.