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1962 Schwinn Typhoon 26

1962 Schwinn Typhoon 26

Only year for a straight bar Typhoon

The frame was a $35 Craigslist score.  I had it powdered candy red and added the BMX goodies.


Frame: 1962 Schwinn Typhoon
Fork: Chrome with Schwinn Decals
Seat Post: MCS
Handlebars: Johnny Chopper "Longhorns"
Stem: Tuf Neck
Headset: Tange with Porkchop Lock
Grips: Oury Waffle
Seat: Brooks
Seat Clamp: Dia Compe 2 Bolt
Crank: Takagi
Spider: Sugino
Chainring: Sugino
Pedals: Suntour XC II
Chain: Izumi
Hubs: Front-Suzue, Rear-Schwinn Red Band Coaster
Rims: Araya 7X 26x1.75
Tires: BMXGuru Snakebellies

Submitted by erichevy

  • Non-BMX
  • Company: Schwinn
  • Model: Typhoon
  • Wheel Size: 26"
  • Headtube size: 1"