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1997 Schwinn TorqueFlite

1997 Schwinn TorqueFlite

As Close to a unicorn as possible, 1 of the framesets 200 made.

The bike started as a frame and fork set and was built up with mostly era correct parts being purchased off of museum members.

It took almost 2 years to complete and find the parts.

Schwinn Torqueflite Frame and Forks with Schwinn cap
- 44T Canadian Beast Freestyle sprocket 
- Red Schwinn XS pedals 9/16
- Whipperman Chain
- Crankset 180mm + American bottom bracket 
- X2 Chrome Tapered Primo Stoogie 3/8 Pegs 
- X2 Chrome Tapered Primo Stoogie 3/8 pegs
- 1 1/8 FSA the pig 1999 Taiwan Headset NOS 
- 1 1/8 Odyssey G2 XL Gyro and Detangler NOS
- Odyssey G2 Brake Cables
- Tech 77 1994 Japan stamped brake levers with Tioga brake lever grips
- FX 15 Tektro Brakes
- Flangeless Brian Foster XS grips 
- Schwinn XS Threadless 1 1/8 Stem 
- 3/8 Axle Nuts 
- Schwinn XS Vert handlebars re-powder coated black 
-  Primo Son of a Bomb Hubs 48h "Silver" 
- 20" Primo Hula Hoops "Chrome" 
- 16t Japan stamped Suntour freewheel
- 20" Primo E-Comet tires 85-110 PSI 20 X 2.10 
- 20" SUNLITE Thorn Resistant tubes 20 x 2.00-2.25 
- Schwinn XS 25.4 seat post clamp
- XS 25.4 seat post 
- XS hard plastic Seat 

Submitted by Skraelos

  • Street / Vert
  • Company: Schwinn
  • Model: TorqueFlite
  • Wheel Size: 20"
  • Headtube size: 1-1/8"
  • Seatpost size: 25.4mm
  • Details As close to Era correct part built as possible, with some of the best parts that could be found.