We attended the Stop, Swap and Save swap meet in Westminster, MD over the weekend, and it was a successful event. Every year it seems to attract more and more people. The weather this year was perfect, almost early spring like. We got some cool stuff and sold some stuff too! It is also … Continue reading Westminster Swap meet 2015 report
Butler, PA swap meet report. January 18th 2015
We attended the Butler, PA swap meet this past weekend put on by Rapp's Cycle center and organized by Jeff. This was the 25th anniversary of the show. It was well attended as practically all the vendor spaces were occupied. We showed up saturday night and set up our wares. There was a bunch … Continue reading Butler, PA swap meet report. January 18th 2015
Red Schwinn Streamliner
This beautiful unrestored Schwinn Streamliner was for sale at a recent swap meet and sold immediately. Luckily I was able to take a few pictures before it was wheeled away. The owner claimed that batteries were never installed in the horn.
Swap Meet sighting- Early Jewel Tank Schwinn Autocycle
Yes, complete with bent fork, and bent rear triangle. To the casual observer, this is just a rusty ol' bike. To a balloon tire bicycle or Schwinn collector, this is an amazing "barn fresh" bike. Barn fresh is a term used in the collector world that means it has recently surfaced from where ever it … Continue reading Swap Meet sighting- Early Jewel Tank Schwinn Autocycle