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01-23-15, 05:39 PM
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Posted By francisdacat

Finished

Finally finished getting the bike ready for donation to the co-op and had a few days where the weather cooperated so I wouldn't have to clean and relube the chain again. Had the freewheel not engage...
12-08-14, 05:20 PM
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Posted By francisdacat

Almost finished cleaning, relubing that Schwinn...

Almost finished cleaning, relubing that Schwinn but have one item left that I'm not familiar with. It has a ( see pic ) a Cannondale velco water bottle holder. I have found some of these 'vintage'...
11-30-14, 01:43 PM
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Posted By francisdacat

Was able to restore the dust cap so that it...

Was able to restore the dust cap so that it pressed back on the cone. A 9/16 socket fit into the dust cap snuggly. Put the dust cap on a piece of plywood, put the socket into the grease holding...
11-25-14, 06:53 PM
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Posted By francisdacat

Guys, Had a bad night. Went to remove the front...

Guys, Had a bad night. Went to remove the front axle and bearings for cleaning. The keeper and the bearing tension adjustment nut were like welded together. When I finally broke them apart the...
11-22-14, 01:18 PM
11-19-14, 03:26 PM
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Posted By francisdacat

Thanks to all. I appreciate the you guys...

Thanks to all. I appreciate the you guys sharing your expertise. Glad to know although I'm not sure why that it is a 89 model year.
Amazing about the 27x1.25 not equal to 27x 1 1/4. Glad you...
11-18-14, 07:38 PM
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Posted By francisdacat

Thanks for the tip. I'll check out ebay and...

Thanks for the tip. I'll check out ebay and craigslist. I am just trying to get the bike back to original as I can. Eventually after a couple of rides I'll probably donate to our Bike Coop in...
11-18-14, 07:36 PM
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Posted By francisdacat

Rims are Weinmann 416 Alloy and 630x16 as you...

Rims are Weinmann 416 Alloy and 630x16 as you suspected. See other reply for the pictures - thanks
11-18-14, 07:34 PM
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Posted By francisdacat

You all had it just right about the rims. Pics...

You all had it just right about the rims. Pics of the rim. 418535418536They are Weinmann 416 Alloy ETRTO - 630 x 16 27 X 1.1/4 Made in Belguim. I found these tires on Amazon ...
11-18-14, 07:14 PM
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Posted By francisdacat

Scooper, thanks for the reply. It is a 10 speed...

Scooper, thanks for the reply. It is a 10 speed ( 5 cogs ) on the freewheel, that's why I thought it might be a bit older than a 90.
11-15-14, 03:15 PM
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Posted By francisdacat

Rescued 10 speed Schwinn World - trying to date the bike and find parts

417868 I recently rescued a 10 speed Schwinn World from the neighborhood trash. Picture shows it after a lot of work cleaning it up. Looks like someone bough it, rode it once and then left it to...
Forum: Introductions
11-15-14, 02:50 PM
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Posted By francisdacat

Hello from Cold in Cleveland

Hi. I'm a life long bike rider. Finally traded in my 43 year old d3 speed Huffy for a Giant Commuter. I need the fenders as I try to ride to work whenever I can. I recently rescued a d10 speed...
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