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1978 Schwinn Traveler III Fixed Conversion

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1978 Schwinn Traveler III

Chopped "Bullhorns"/SR Stem

Stock

Vuelta XRP

Vuelta XRP

Stock

Bianchi Saddle/No-Name Post

Rat Traps/KMC

52/16

First conversion. Gearing isn't the best, but North Dakota is flat.

People who friended this bike Silver Bullet, skiidzz, Big Baby D, chaz2190, acekieffer, RunningAfterAntelope, ryan, the mechanic, arnie2288, aperfectdork, thedjatom

I have the same model - any issues in fixie conversion?

I have the exact same model, the Traveler III, and I've decided to convert it to a fixed gear, too. Work begins next week...
Have the horizontal dropouts caused you any problems?

Staff at the LBC tried to talk me out of the conversion.
From what I see you've done with it, this bike has a lot of potential. Very exciting.
Any issues I should be aware of?

that is some rough gearing

that is some rough gearing but that is one sweet schwinn ;)



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