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#1 2012-07-22 11:30pm

MR_Moto
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1967 Schwinn 26

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1967 Schwinn 26

Old Schwinn done Cal Cruiser style! Built for cruisin!

* Hodaka Dirt Squirt motorcycle bars
* Porkchop BMX blue anno stem
* Sunlite BMX Cruiser fork
* Tange BMX headset
* Flite pads
* BWW 26" Cruiser, blue anno rims, rear coaster brake
* Hwa Fong 26x1.75 Blue Comp III tires
* Stock Schwinn cranks
* Yaban Blue and Nickel chain
* VP pedals
* Porkchop BMX spider and chainring
* Porkchop BMX quilted Troxel style seat


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#2 2012-07-23 9:12am

805BASSETTBRO
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Re: 1967 Schwinn 26

Speedster frame?? I love the camel back frames.....looks killer BMX style!!

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#3 2013-07-25 5:55pm

Felstar
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Re: 1967 Schwinn 26

Yeah that's a sweet frame!

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#4 2014-06-09 6:30pm

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Re: 1967 Schwinn 26

This is badass. I just acquired a Speedster and looking around I saw yours. Very rad. I think I will follow your lead on this. cool


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#5 2014-06-09 6:54pm

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Re: 1967 Schwinn 26

That thing is COOL,  like you said,  "Built for Cruisin' "  smilesmile


Too many cool bikes out there,  not enough money in my wallet ...

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#6 2014-06-09 7:51pm

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Re: 1967 Schwinn 26

Great build.  Dirt Squirt bars are a nice touch.  Although,  you probably have dudes on motorcyclemuseum.com screaming!!!


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HUNTING FOR... (Rider survivor condition cool with me, cause parts will be used for riding)
> UKAI SPEEDLINE 26" hoops or wheel set in RED or BLUE
> 26 Squareback Champion : Cash and/or Trade
> DX CRANKS in BLUE or GOLD

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#7 2015-01-27 3:09pm

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Re: 1967 Schwinn 26

Great build you've inspired me to BMXize mine...!    cool

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VDC or Tuf-Neck cruiser bars in silver or faded ano.
Ashtabula black 175-180mm OPC.
Shimano MX coaster in black.
NOS or minty gold Sugino snowflake 45t

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#8 2015-01-27 3:14pm

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Re: 1967 Schwinn 26

Thats sweet!  how's the tire clearance on the chainstays?  I never thought these frames would take a fat tire...


Horns up!!  lml

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#9 2016-12-28 8:16pm

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Re: 1967 Schwinn 26

scrumblero wrote:

Thats sweet!  how's the tire clearance on the chainstays?  I never thought these frames would take a fat tire...

Thats a good question.Im building a speedster as well.
Nice bike cool

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#10 2016-12-29 12:36pm

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Re: 1967 Schwinn 26

cool


Schwinning!

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#11 2016-12-29 12:54pm

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Re: 1967 Schwinn 26

I ran 1.95" tires on my Speedster build, probably the largest tire that will fit the frame. You could also run fat/skinny combo. 
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Never argue with a fool; onlookers may not be able to tell the difference. —Mark Twain

VDC or Tuf-Neck cruiser bars in silver or faded ano.
Ashtabula black 175-180mm OPC.
Shimano MX coaster in black.
NOS or minty gold Sugino snowflake 45t

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#12 2017-05-08 7:42pm

RadicalNick
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Re: 1967 Schwinn 26

coolcool and cool


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Craig Stecyk - Skateboarder Magazine - 1975

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#13 2017-05-20 2:55am

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Re: 1967 Schwinn 26

coolcoolcool


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