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1980 Schwinn Sting Competition

1980 Schwinn Sting Competition

1st Year Made Schwinn Sting Competition!

1980 Schwinn Sting Competition BMX bike! 

The bike was made in Chicago, in June of 1980, per the schwinn serial number look up web site.

The bike includes:
*1980 Schwinn Sting Competition frame & fork (vintage)
*Team Schwinn cranks (vintage)
*Schwinn Stem (vintage)
*Tuf Neck Chain Wheel (vintage)
*Araya 7x rims (20 x 1.75/vintage/red in color) with Sunshine Hubs (vintage/blue in color)
*Chen-Shin 20 x 2.125 tires (2020/blue)
*22.2 Chromoly Lay Back Seat Post (vintage)
*Schwinn Stamped Seat Post Clamp (vintage)
*Schwinn Seat (comfortable vintage Stinger type)
*Team Schwinn Pads (vintage/red, the pad on the frame appears small/fits tight)
*Schwinn Approved MS 3.3 front & back calipers (vintage/date stamped 1979/1980)
*Dia Compe & Weinmann brake levers (vintage date stamped 1979/1980)
*Vintage Unidentified V Handlebars (with wear, scratches & some gold anodized spots)
*Vintage MKS BMX 7 Pedals (wear & scratches)
*Mushroom Grips (2020) 


My kids have loved this bike, but they are getting so tall (>6’2”), they need to move to cruisers…

Submitted by tommyd22

  • Race
  • Company: Schwinn
  • Model: Sting Competition
  • Wheel Size: 20"
  • Toptube length: 18.75
  • Headtube size: 1"
  • Seatpost size: 22.1