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#1 2012-02-06 12:19am

MADDAWG
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1959 Schwinn Tornado Deluxe 26

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1959 Schwinn Tornado Deluxe 26

Cruiser turned KLUNKER

Deluxe


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      Rule #9 :If you are out riding in bad weather, it means you are a badass. Period.

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#2 2012-02-06 3:24am

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Re: 1959 Schwinn Tornado Deluxe 26

From this
http://i378.photobucket.com/albums/oo223/proline1969/2012-01-16_10-44-06_531.jpg
http://i378.photobucket.com/albums/oo223/proline1969/2012-01-16_17-36-14_996.jpg

To this
http://i378.photobucket.com/albums/oo223/proline1969/2012-01-27_07-17-37_790.jpg
http://i378.photobucket.com/albums/oo223/proline1969/2012-01-27_16-51-16_477.jpg
http://i378.photobucket.com/albums/oo223/proline1969/2012-01-27_16-51-48_836.jpg
http://i378.photobucket.com/albums/oo223/proline1969/2012-01-27_16-51-05_14.jpg
http://i378.photobucket.com/albums/oo223/proline1969/2012-02-04_13-22-31_629.jpg

Last edited by MADDAWG (2012-02-10 11:30pm)


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      Rule #9 :If you are out riding in bad weather, it means you are a badass. Period.

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#3 2012-02-06 4:42pm

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Re: 1959 Schwinn Tornado Deluxe 26

awesome build bro ....got to build me one .


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#4 2012-02-06 8:54pm

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Re: 1959 Schwinn Tornado Deluxe 26

That70'sGuy wrote:

awesome build bro ....got to build me one .

Check em out .

http://www.clunkers.net/index.html

http://vimeo.com/32425530


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#5 2012-02-07 6:03am

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Re: 1959 Schwinn Tornado Deluxe 26

Rockin' Clunker. Love the cook bros cranks.

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#6 2012-04-01 8:42pm

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Re: 1959 Schwinn Tornado Deluxe 26

Awesome guys..did a trade on the weekend with an "ol lady cruiser " that my mate wanted and in return recieved 2 Eagles twin tube cruisers 1 black and one Red like this Schwinn here ..now i aint complainin and as they say one thing leads to another ..and i have followed the pics and read links in this thread..and im onto it..clunkin...pure as.... so im gonna do em both up 1 red one with gears street slicks ...my daily... and the black one pure pig hector..rear coaster single..death rattler..thanks folks IM A CLUNKIN..post em up and fly you some pics on the journey..and thanks to you guys ..WE have an OZZIE clunker..cheers Kev.

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#7 2012-05-02 7:46pm

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Re: 1959 Schwinn Tornado Deluxe 26

bigkev57 wrote:

Awesome guys..did a trade on the weekend with an "ol lady cruiser " that my mate wanted and in return recieved 2 Eagles twin tube cruisers 1 black and one Red like this Schwinn here ..now i aint complainin and as they say one thing leads to another ..and i have followed the pics and read links in this thread..and im onto it..clunkin...pure as.... so im gonna do em both up 1 red one with gears street slicks ...my daily... and the black one pure pig hector..rear coaster single..death rattler..thanks folks IM A CLUNKIN..post em up and fly you some pics on the journey..and thanks to you guys ..WE have an OZZIE clunker..cheers Kev.

Cool,  hows the progress on those Klunkers any pics yet ?


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#8 2012-05-15 10:48pm

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Re: 1959 Schwinn Tornado Deluxe 26

Nicely built bike here.

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#9 2012-09-06 7:22pm

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Re: 1959 Schwinn Tornado Deluxe 26

I'm digging it!


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#10 2012-11-02 6:33pm

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Re: 1959 Schwinn Tornado Deluxe 26

Having its maiden voyage on Sunday , then replacing bars and forks .


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      Rule #9 :If you are out riding in bad weather, it means you are a badass. Period.

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#11 2012-11-07 7:24pm

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Re: 1959 Schwinn Tornado Deluxe 26

She rode like a dream - gooseneck and seat clamp where the only things i had to tighten up once on the ride . Last pic like this getting  a makeover .

http://i378.photobucket.com/albums/oo223/proline1969/15E2138A-2773-4B1B-8C23-821A8A59168C-2199-00000128E6351BAA.jpg


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