This is a bike I have been meaning to do a proper post on for a while now. However, I did not have all the details about it. Richard Schwinn was gracious enough to fill in the blanks for me, and I am very thankful to him for taking the time out of his … Continue reading 1983 Schwinn Paramount touring frame and fork custom made for Edward R. Schwinn!
Offered for sale today is a 1959' ish Schwinn Paramount road bike. Serial number B72 according to Waterford's site puts production in the area of fall 1959. This is the second number system Schwinn used from 1959-1965. The bike is built with a mostly a later Campagnolo Nuovo Record component group. The hubs are … Continue reading For Sale: 1959′ ish Schwinn Paramount road bike 62CM
This is a NOS set of Schwinn Paramount "telephone dial" pista hubs we have here at the shop with the original rear hub box! These were used from the late 1930's- 1950's and are the coolest hubs ever made (in my opinion). I also am in love with the box, nothing beats the design … Continue reading NOS Schwinn Paramount hubs
Swap meet season is underway for us here at Via Bicycle. Here are some photos from this past weekend at the Lehigh Valley velodrome in Trexlertown, PA. Good times, good people, neat bikes!SunriseCinelli time trial bikeCool original Colnago jerseyItalian MasiDe Rosa track bikeNice older Fuji road framePeugeot city bikeCalifornia Masi Gran CriteriumHutch replica record … Continue reading Some recent swap meet photos!