Re: [CR]Schwinn Continental identification

(Example: Framebuilders:Pino Morroni)

Date: Tue, 14 Feb 2006 23:32:42 -0500
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Subject: Re: [CR]Schwinn Continental identification
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To: The Maaslands <>
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G0 is July 1960 but one other list I checked said 1961.

Joe Bender-Zanoni
Great Notch, NJ

----- Original Message -----
From: The Maaslands
Date: Tue, 14 Feb 2006 11:16:00 -0000
Subject: [CR]Schwinn Continental identification

> A friend of mine has an older Schwinn Continental frame that he

\r?\n> wants to

\r?\n> put on ebay, but is having trouble dating it properly. To the best

\r?\n> that

\r?\n> I can tell, the frame is likely from the 50's or early 60's as it

\r?\n> was

\r?\n> originally fitted with a suicide front derailleur, which I believed

\r?\n> was

\r?\n> only used up until about 1962-3.


\r?\n> The decals are quite nice. The serial number is GO 15594


\r?\n> Can anybody tell me what parts would have originally been fitted to

\r?\n> this

\r?\n> bike and a more precise estimate of the correct age?


\r?\n> Steven Maasland

\r?\n> Moorestown, NJ