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Dutch Cola

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Schwinn Varsity / / 1964

Campy Tipo / Sun M13

Phil Wood / Sun M13

OPC

VP 1/2"

Schwinn Aprooved Balloon Tire Calipers

40 - 18

Brooks B33

I put Hundreds and Hundreds of miles on this bike before I knew any better. 3.50 at the thriftstore it was my gateway drug.

Currently remaking into a Sunday bike!

A finished photo soon to come! 2-25-2011

I've had this together for about a year now. What was suposed to be just swaping one frame for a larger one turned into a complete rebuild. I had an old cruiser that was too small for me so I tried to just put all of the old parts onto another larger frame. Well the parts ended up on my wife's bike and I found a bunch more parts for this one.
I added brackets for the generator and chainguard. The cabling is routed through the TT and the rack has a custom mounting plate welded to the frame so it mounts with no extra hardware. Dispite all of the extras the overall bike cleaned up a ton with the custom mounts eliminating the need for weird clamps and brackets for each accessory.
I painted it myself and got some retro decals for it. The dart on the TT was done by hand and then I did an enamal clear over it. Because of which it has slightly yellowed, it really makes people think "How old is that bike?"
It's truly something different to ride!
I will admit the crate idea I got from someone else. 5-31-2012

People who friended this bike marcus, paramount, Fedzilla, Bob Bockwurst, CONDENADO, bio9, JasonGeorge, the fumingator, tsintsi

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my conversions name was purple rain



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