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1980 Schwinn 24
 

1980 Schwinn 24

Saved from a local scrapper. This was a frame and fork only purchase from the dealer.

Made in Japan. 

Japan Made numbering system: Letter is the month, number in the first or second position is the year.
1971 - A100000... or 1A00000...
1972 - A200000... or 2A00000...
1973 - A300000... or 3A00000...
1974 - A400000... or 4A00000...
1975 - A500000... or 5A00000...
1976 - A600000... or 6A00000...
1977 - A700000... or 7A00000...
1978 - A800000... or 8A00000...
1979 - A900000... or 9A00000...

Per Richard Schwinn the year is correct, but he was a little flabbergasted that in his position at Schwinn he was unaware the company was purchasing bikes from Japan in 1980.

1980 - A000000... or 0A00000...http://www.daddarow.com/Bike/1980%20Schwinn%20Paramount%2024%20Dealer%20Only/slides/008.JPG

Submitted by Anonymous

  • Race
  • Company: Schwinn
  • Model: 24
  • Wheel Size: 24"
  • Headtube size: 1"