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Posted By trainman999

skaughtto nice Paramount. Frame #819 would be...

skaughtto nice Paramount. Frame #819 would be 1954-1957 range, most likley 1956 or 1957. Frame 913 has a shipping label of late June 1958 so it is unlikley to be a 58. It would be model P12...
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Posted By trainman999

I think that bike is an SLX bike, it has the...

I think that bike is an SLX bike, it has the flater fork crown on it , The OS Bikes have the semi sloping crown like tkamd73s bike. You would have to mesure the tubes to be certain.
06-13-21, 12:48 PM
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Posted By trainman999

A June and a September 84 ...

A June and a September 84
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June 84 ...
06-06-21, 03:38 PM
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Posted By trainman999

Dec of 1972, 172 frame made that month. It's a P...

Dec of 1972, 172 frame made that month. It's a P 13 frame ( no brake cable braize ons or fender eyelets). 23' or 24"
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Views: 750
Posted By trainman999

E74196 May 1974 about the middle of the month,...

E74196 May 1974 about the middle of the month, May 74 serials go to about 400. You should have left 2 hr ago at that price it wolnt last long at that price
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Views: 861
Posted By trainman999

Bike appears to be a 71-73 P10 if the paint and...

Bike appears to be a 71-73 P10 if the paint and decals are original. The serial is on the left rear droup out should be a letter followed by 4 or 5 numbers. the letter is the month the next two...
05-11-21, 06:17 PM
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Views: 384
Posted By trainman999

While a pipe wrench is not the correct tool for a...

While a pipe wrench is not the correct tool for a headset . two of them will make quick work of this, one on the lock ring and one on the adjestable cone. wrap a big rubber band around the pieces to...
05-10-21, 12:05 PM
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Views: 338
Posted By trainman999

pastorbobnlnh my bad should have been Tiawan ...

pastorbobnlnh my bad should have been Tiawan
Senior Ryder 00 I dont think any of the Series Paramounts will take a 25 mm tire and am guessing they all ride stiff . You might be better off with an...
05-09-21, 11:25 PM
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Posted By trainman999

Senior Rider 00 PDG stands for Paramount...

Senior Rider 00 PDG stands for Paramount Design Group ( the Waterford factory) none of the alumnium bikes are Paramounts, they were designed there. The Series Paramounts (2,3,5,and 7) were...
05-08-21, 11:29 AM
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Views: 1,161
Posted By trainman999

merziac If it is just C73 that would make it a...

merziac If it is just C73 that would make it a 1960 Is it brass or silver braised?
05-07-21, 10:06 PM
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Posted By trainman999

Merziac What year is that Paramount ? Has the...

Merziac What year is that Paramount ? Has the deep crimp in the chainstay like a late 50s or early 60s
05-05-21, 08:55 AM
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Posted By trainman999

Looks like a late 38 or 39 Superior by serial...

Looks like a late 38 or 39 Superior by serial number
05-03-21, 07:34 PM
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Posted By trainman999

Looks like a Superior, does the serial stert with...

Looks like a Superior, does the serial stert with a B. I don't think they used the name Circuit back then and the World Racer shows a forward facing read droup out
04-28-21, 08:47 PM
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Posted By trainman999

I did,didnt think I could go wrong

I did,didnt think I could go wrong
04-28-21, 08:45 PM
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Posted By trainman999

My guess is Schwinn made a small number of...

My guess is Schwinn made a small number of Peloton frames in 88 without catalouging them. It wasent clear if it was a bike or just a frame, or exactly what year he got it. He did believe it wsa an 86...
04-28-21, 08:23 PM
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Views: 405
Posted By trainman999

Thanks for the replies I missed that the guide...

Thanks for the replies I missed that the guide wasen't in the tool when i was checking off the tools that should be present. The only thing I noticed was missing was the crank extractor. Do you see...
04-28-21, 04:42 PM
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Posted By trainman999

Campagnolo tool kit question

campagnolo tool kit question, does anyone know what the red circled items are?...
04-27-21, 04:15 PM
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Views: 665
Posted By trainman999

Yes its a repaint by Fresh Frame in the early 90s...

Yes its a repaint by Fresh Frame in the early 90s it still looks really good. I have a purple and burgandy 94 Paramount he painted too.
04-27-21, 02:52 PM
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Views: 665
Posted By trainman999

The Picts ...

The Picts
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04-24-21, 11:59 PM
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Posted By trainman999

Phil Wood can be found used $40-70

Phil Wood can be found used $40-70
04-24-21, 06:09 PM
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Posted By trainman999

Interesting Schwinn Peloton

Picked up this interesting Schwinn Peloton today. Original owner said was originaly White with Black rear triangle and an 1986. Headbadge build date is 0078 Jan 7 1988 and serial number is 8A03273...
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Posted By trainman999

mmcnally256 Your bike is an 83 by its Platinum...

mmcnally256 Your bike is an 83 by its Platinum Grey paint.. You are unlikley to find more than a close match, it's a tuff color, let thhe new owner deal with it. The frame a 23" was the 15 made the...
04-17-21, 01:19 PM
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Posted By trainman999

pstock you are almost there as far as disambly...

pstock you are almost there as far as disambly goes. Remove the white plastic bearing seperator slide the balls toghter the axel should move enough to get the balls out. To reassemble grease...
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Posted By trainman999

mmcnally256 Your Bike is made out of the leftover...

mmcnally256 Your Bike is made out of the leftover tubes and lugs from when they shut down Paramount Production in late 79. Braized up by the person who did the frames to be chromed in the early 70s ...
04-07-21, 10:42 AM
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Posted By trainman999

Try looking up an 1989 754. It's white , has...

Try looking up an 1989 754. It's white , has wishbone stays, and Suntour GPX . Heres a link to the catalouge https://waterfordbikes.com/SchwinnCat/flschwinn_1981_1990/1989_Ltwt_16.html
03-16-21, 12:29 AM
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Posted By trainman999

cjenrick My question is, what are the power...

cjenrick My question is, what are the power savings when using 32 over 36? is there a percentage figure out there? The answer to this question depends on how fast you can go. Lets say you are an...
03-13-21, 04:11 PM
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Views: 265
Posted By trainman999

E bay is your friend, there is akit for sale on...

E bay is your friend, there is akit for sale on it right now. You can likley find a derailleur cheaper than the parts.
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Posted By trainman999

sent you a PM

sent you a PM
02-14-21, 04:06 PM
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Posted By trainman999

#1 is the index Superb Pro, with the Suntour...

#1 is the index Superb Pro, with the Suntour Superb Pro shifters it will shift 6,7,or 8 in index in friction will do 10. It is one of the smoothest shifting derailleurs in friction. Suntour Sprint...
02-11-21, 06:54 PM
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Posted By trainman999

A block of Paraffin To lube cables, a tube of...

A block of Paraffin To lube cables, a tube of Permatex Blue RTV instant gasket maker to keep all threaded things from unthreading, A pair of rail nipers to cut nilon ties. and a four leged furrry...
02-10-21, 08:34 PM
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Posted By trainman999

my guess would be a speed/cadence sensor

my guess would be a speed/cadence sensor
02-06-21, 10:50 AM
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Posted By trainman999

Tadpole90 If the cup and BB shell threads are...

Tadpole90 If the cup and BB shell threads are clean and dry, the cups should thread in by hand. If you stick your finger in the axel hole you should feel movement. This is normal. The pin spanner...
02-02-21, 12:16 PM
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Posted By trainman999

merziac How does Mrs merziac likre that shiny...

merziac How does Mrs merziac likre that shiny red beauty?
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Posted By trainman999

spudly: here you go . The numbers in white...

spudly: here you go . The numbers in white (38-59) are place holders Paramounts were avalible from the catalougs but currently there is no way to seperate them by year. The blue numbers are from the...
01-27-21, 10:20 PM
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Posted By trainman999

My fast triples: A 78 Trek TX900 ...

My fast triples: A 78 Trek TX900
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Posted By trainman999

serial number is on inside of derailleur hanger...

serial number is on inside of derailleur hanger on thoes
01-16-21, 01:17 PM
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Posted By trainman999

If your question is what mfg made bikes 62 cm or...

If your question is what mfg made bikes 62 cm or bigger , both Schwinn and Trek made 25" frames (63.5 cm) stock on higher end models. If your question is what members have one that large, a member...
12-20-20, 07:52 PM
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Views: 1,122
Posted By trainman999

If you go to the vintage Trek site serial number...

If you go to the vintage Trek site serial number page, at the bottom of page read missing serial numbers. It does not look like it ever had a serial number. Can we see the rest of the frame ? Both...
12-16-20, 08:39 AM
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Views: 1,421
Posted By trainman999

is the drive side sear stay broke loose from the...

is the drive side sear stay broke loose from the droup out too?
12-12-20, 06:58 PM
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Views: 637
Posted By trainman999

My guess would be a factory mistake, remember its...

My guess would be a factory mistake, remember its bike boom they are making them sa fast as they can
12-06-20, 05:23 PM
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Views: 3,165
Posted By trainman999

73 schwinn P14 Paramount and it's baby brother 87...

73 schwinn P14 Paramount and it's baby brother 87 Schwinn Madison...
12-04-20, 03:53 PM
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Posted By trainman999

mail man delivered this today, a nice Black...

mail man delivered this today, a nice Black Schwinn Circuit
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12-04-20, 03:47 PM
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Views: 6,205
Posted By trainman999

Narahy you are missing the 2 rear and 1 front...

Narahy you are missing the 2 rear and 1 front concave washers on the brakes....
12-04-20, 09:30 AM
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Posted By trainman999

Good Year bicycle tires

Anyone know about Goodyear bicycle tires ? Anyone tried the hi performance road tires? Is Goodyear making these or are the rebranded ?
11-13-20, 09:32 AM
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Views: 1,593
Posted By trainman999

SJX426 can you provide a pict of the cone you...

SJX426 can you provide a pict of the cone you need, I think I have drive or non cone and a non drive side cup
11-01-20, 06:11 PM
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Posted By trainman999

Here is some American Steel by an American Mfg. ...

Here is some American Steel by an American Mfg. 92 OS Paramount, True Temper steel...
10-27-20, 05:55 PM
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Views: 775
Posted By trainman999

Dave Mayer do you have an English Centaur in your...

Dave Mayer do you have an English Centaur in your stash? if yes is does it mesure 68 or 70mm? If 68 is the core 58mm like 111 Record and Chorus cores or 60mm? My Centaur,english cups, 60mm core,...
10-27-20, 12:17 PM
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Views: 775
Posted By trainman999

Dave Mayer, Interesting that Campagnolo would...

Dave Mayer, Interesting that Campagnolo would make 3 bearing Centaur cores that use the same bearings that Record and Chorus and cups that can be interchanges among them, and cores that don't. The...
10-26-20, 01:01 AM
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Views: 775
Posted By trainman999

jamesdac The 3 bearing Record, Chorus, and...

jamesdac The 3 bearing Record, Chorus, and Centaur cups are interchaangable bttween English and Italion and each other. There are Chorus left and right Italion cups on Ebay right now....
09-27-20, 10:51 AM
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Views: 1,185
Posted By trainman999

It might fit if you take the droupout adjester...

It might fit if you take the droupout adjester screws out and put the wheel the whole way back. Tires on my 68 mesure 26mm and are abour half way in the droupot. At 2 or 3 mm infront of the tire the...
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