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1990 Schwinn Paramount OS

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Schwinn Paramount OS / ST: 54 cm c-t, TT: 55cm c-c / 1990

Cinelli Campione del Mondo

Schwinn Paramount / Shimano Dura-Ace 7400

Mavic Open 4 CD / Shimano Dura-Ace 7400 / Specialized Mondo S-Works

Mavic Open 4 CD / Shimano Dura-Ace 7400 / Specialized Mondo S-Works

Shimano Dura-Ace 7400

1986 Selle Italia Turbo suede / Shimano Dura-Ace 7400

MKS GR-9, MKS steel clips, MKS Fit Alpha straps / Shimano Dura-Ace 7400

Shimano Dura-Ace 7400

Shimano Dura-Ace 7400

Shimano Dura-Ace 7400 (42-53) / Shimano Dura-Ace 7400 8-speed (13-24)

Waterford-built Paramount OS with Dura-Ace 7400 group. Custom-built December 1989, finished with the 1990 "Neon Yellow" paint job, and outfitted with Dura-Ace 7400 group. All original, except for saddle and pedals.

No longer owned.

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Damn I love that paint. And

Damn I love that paint. And my favorite grouppo, and my favorite rims.. this bike is to lust for!

Gruppo and Groupset

Yeah, it's fun to see neon bikes every now and then with that ole Paramount looking the part nicely. It's hot as hell here and I'm cranky sitting inside for a bit. Which is why I can bug parkman14 about two things. It's GRUPPO, not grouppo, an English_Italian bastardization of that one. On the other hand, I dont see why it wouldn't be groupset in this case as it's neither an Italian bike nor an Italian gruppo. Yeah, pretty petty but it's goddamn 100F here and I'm getting older by the minute. On the extra positive, I have to agree with ole parkman14 on the wheels, too. These were some of the best all around clinchers made in my view, better and lighter than later Open Pros. Too bad the brake surface goes to shit with heavy use but they can be made into extremely efficient wheels that take abuse and can hold speed well with something like a Campag or DA hub. Getting harder and harder to find in good shape, unfortunately.

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Very nice ride. Quick

Very nice ride. Quick question on the rollers- does that arm hold it in place while you roll or is it just for the pic? I have tacx rollers but dont think they haveany kind of mount for that.

Thanks. There's no arm on

Thanks. There's no arm on the rollers. I think those are just the table legs (?)

Yea that makes more sense

^^fail

Awesome color

I think it's definitely a 1990 model as in 1989 Schwinn was still using the older style logo with the horizontal lines.

Sounds about right. Thanks

Sounds about right. Thanks for confirming.

Sell the 5...

Get 8-sp DA STI's with the return, then keep on the lookout for spare hoods. Then ride it like you stole it.

Robbie ♪♫♪...☻

For the time being, I might

For the time being, I might stick to DT shifters. STI pisses me off sometimes.

so dope.

so dope.

I liek dis sooooo much

so are you a paramount collector now?

I do like Paramounts. But

I do like Paramounts.

But I don't have the space. I'm selling the other one.

real talk

glws hope this goes to a nice home.

oh, this one ain't going

oh, this one ain't going anywhere :)

the PDG ( https://velospace.org/node/35075 ) is the one being sold

That's what I meant. It's

That's what I meant. It's too TAF to resist!

Lulz. Well I'm currently

Lulz. Well I'm currently leaning towards local just cause it's less of a hassle, but I'll keep it in consideration :)

Give it to me

It'll be my baby. If it helps I'll pay for shipping!



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