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#1 2012-11-25 9:02pm

80sbikedude
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1978 Schwinn Tornado

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1978 Schwinn Tornado

CL find

Basically all Schwinn..........first three pics are current as it is now. Last pic is how I got it off of CL. Still have all the original parts.........will get a parts list soon.


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#2 2012-11-26 10:31am

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Re: 1978 Schwinn Tornado

Very cool.


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#3 2012-11-26 4:40pm

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Re: 1978 Schwinn Tornado

6s135 wrote:

Very cool.

Thanks.......was a fun build


ASAP.org ........check it out, I live with it daily
WTB: Murray X20c F/F
If at first you don't succeed, Do it like your Mom told you!
"Do or do not, there is no try"~~~Yoda
Next time you are feeling perfect, try walking on water! wink
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#4 2012-11-26 5:16pm

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Re: 1978 Schwinn Tornado

This little bike is pretty cool in person, welcome to the ratty side.big_smile


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#5 2012-11-26 5:24pm

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Re: 1978 Schwinn Tornado

eparsons wrote:

This little bike is pretty cool in person, welcome to the ratty side.big_smile

cool Yeah......cool to ride around on also. Rat side not so bad....see what you started wink


ASAP.org ........check it out, I live with it daily
WTB: Murray X20c F/F
If at first you don't succeed, Do it like your Mom told you!
"Do or do not, there is no try"~~~Yoda
Next time you are feeling perfect, try walking on water! wink
[img]http://i67.photobucket.com/albums/h283/80sbikedude/ICONATOR_df31bdad3e7e6d5857cf571cc4.gif[/img] Hook 'Em Horns

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#6 2012-11-26 5:29pm

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Re: 1978 Schwinn Tornado

Hey you got me hooked on Bmx bikes so i had to return the favor. One day you will own a big old cruiser"none bmx that is".cool


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#7 2012-11-26 5:31pm

80sbikedude
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Re: 1978 Schwinn Tornado

eparsons wrote:

Hey you got me hooked on Bmx bikes so i had to return the favor. One day you will own a big old cruiser"none bmx that is".cool

we'll see tongue


ASAP.org ........check it out, I live with it daily
WTB: Murray X20c F/F
If at first you don't succeed, Do it like your Mom told you!
"Do or do not, there is no try"~~~Yoda
Next time you are feeling perfect, try walking on water! wink
[img]http://i67.photobucket.com/albums/h283/80sbikedude/ICONATOR_df31bdad3e7e6d5857cf571cc4.gif[/img] Hook 'Em Horns

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#8 2013-02-10 3:51pm

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Re: 1978 Schwinn Tornado

Cool looking ride!!!  Great job, love those forks.. big_smile niceness


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#9 2013-05-11 7:54pm

LannyBrown
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Re: 1978 Schwinn Tornado

This is nice ! big_smile


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