Handy handlebar mounted gear control. The frame has a few'wear' marks from cables, etc. If I were you I would either part it out or keep as a cool old jalopy bike. The chrome is in average condition for the age of the bicycle. The serial numbers were stamped by an automatic stamping machine and the head tube plate was stamped with a serial number prior to any rolling or welding.
Condition: Used, Brand: Schwinn See More. This is a real head turner anywhere I go! The bike has a head badge that says Shwinn Chicago. If you would like the serial please email me your request and I will gladly give that to you. Fully adjustable handlebar and saddle to fit 5 or 6 foor rider. Here is part of a neat old Stingray Junior with a May 1966 serial number- first year for the Junior. If you are unable to pay within 4 days.
A new lightweight Sting-Ray, called the Fastback, was introduced in 1966 and quickly became the market's best seller. Overall this bicycle is in very good vintage shape. I would only trust the information from the original source, as copies especially unauthorized ones can introduce errors. Rather, it marked a return to cycling as real transportation. They couldn't keep up with demand. He has since been working as a trading systems analyst, standardized test item developer, and freelance writer. It does have very little minor surface rust on the wheels.
I am thinning out my vintage bicycle collection. The paint looks good, has average scuff's, scratches, some toning, decals are good shape. It was an immediate and unqualified success. RcmdId ViewItemDescV4,RlogId p4%60bo7%60jtb9%3Fuk%601d72f%2Bfg2%3E-147c1982731-0x114- 1966 Schwinn Varsity Violet Purple 10 speed road bike. The Sting-Ray's smooth tires were perfect for skid outs. But very useable or restorable.
Vintage 1966 Schwinn Girls Bicycle. Just return the item and I will refund your money. I have not cleaned the bike and I tried to take pictures to show the condition. As far as value, I've seen worse sell for just under 500. The 1978-1983 Le Tour and Super Le Tour models had their serial numbers on the left rear axle hanger and many began with an 'S', followed by the Japan Made numbering system.
The rims are about as straight as 50 year old steel rims can be, and do have a couple of dings in them. The paint is bright and shiny. Note; A serial started again in 51 but in regular larger print. A being the first true postwar serial. Email questions will be answered within 48 hours. Can you tell us a low offer you received? My 46 rear fender stay mount is taller and more boxy then late 40s 50s style.
Now I know I have the wrong bolts in there! Fenders are pretty clean with no dents or bends, some light scuffs. Needs some cleaning on the chrome but in good shape. The Miller headlight and taillight were standard equipment on this model and look great, although I have not tried to get it working. The first year that I see any recordings for the Tandem is 1949. I need some help on a serial number. Instead, you will have to find and use their serial numbers to determine their manufacturing year.
Chain guard front frame mount tab is thinner with bigger hole. Find This tool searches a database of Schwinn serial numbers and if it finds a match to your serial number then it will display the information available for your bike. Please feel free to ask any questions. I've got my 68 Rams Horn put back together, but somethine wasn't quite right with the sissy bar mount bolts and the chain. April Model 121 Color- Radiant Coppertone- the Varsity Sport of 1966. The odometer has 150 miles on it, and the front and back lights are activated by peddling. Been stored in bedroom for over 40 years! This feature also was found on later years and is not solely indicative of a 1946 Rack clamp is a one piece flat band aid shaped plate.
One would think it's been restored with how nice it looks for its age. Be sure to look through the pictures carefully! Sting-Ray Bikes For Boys Every model is a true fun bike. Date codes, if you know how to read them, will tell you what year Schwinn manufactured the bike. Great for fun riding, distance runs, or for short hops. Keep it for the kids or grandkids to enjoy. The number will have a production month letter in either the first or second position and a production year number in the other first or second position.
But I will not refund the return shipping charges. Looks to be all original and comes with some extra accessories. And check my other vintage bike auctions. The tires are the Schwinn Westwind Nylon type; we think these may be the original tires. Colors: Kool Lemon, Campus green, Red, sky blue.