REDUCED Schwinn Collegiate w/ 3 Speed Sturmey Archer $160

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  1. Billythebikeman

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    Royal blue Schwinn Collegiate was restored with all new parts. 1973 Sturmey Archer 36H 18T 3 Speed (rebuilt), Tektro brakes RT559, Sunrims CR18, vintage road style Velo Orange handlebars Schwalbe tires, puncture-proof inner tubes. Every bolt was changed, new spokes, Tektro brakes are quick release allowing for easy wheel removal, all new cables, new cable clamps, new chain, new seat, new pedals, almost everything was changed and upgraded.
     
  2. Chad T

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    Sounds awesome. Let's see it.
     
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  3. Billythebikeman

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  4. Billythebikeman

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    Sorry for the doubles, new to the world of forums.

    -Need to sell. Don't want to, but need to.
     
  5. Billythebikeman

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    It's a 1959 if anyone was wondering
     
  6. RustyGold

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    Looks to be mid '80s with those graphics and lugged frame.
     
  7. irideiam

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    Correct, agree mid to late 80s
     
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    Those tektros are gorgeous!
     
  9. Billythebikeman

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    Hey world, this is still for sale. Don't know much about the way these things were built corresponding to what decade, but the serial number on rear dropout is GC715686.
     
  10. Robertk

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    G = Giant = Taiwan, yes?
     
  11. horsefarmer

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    Location, Pick up or shipped?
     
  12. RustyGold

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    GC7 would be...
    G=Giant
    C=5th or 6th week
    7=last digit of the year

    This numbering system started in '87...so it would be an '87 or '97... graphics narrow it down to '87.
     
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  13. MattiThundrrr

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    I'm not going to get a lot of love for this, but I like it better now that it's a Giant from Taiwan. Kinda leads to a build theme...
    godzilla-bike.jpg
     
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