Waterford bicycle factory closes So, too, does another chapter in Schwinn history

Shop online or in-store to bring the fun of a great ride home today. Although the selection of merchandise is constantly changing, Craigslist can be a great place to score a deal on a vintage Schwinn. This isn’t the place to go if you need a bike immediately, but if you’re patient and watch the… Continue reading Waterford bicycle factory closes So, too, does another chapter in Schwinn history

Waterford bicycle factory closes So, too, does another chapter in Schwinn history

Another problem was Schwinn’s failure to design and market its bicycles to specific, identifiable buyers, especially the growing number of cyclists interested in road racing or touring. Instead, most Schwinn derailleur bikes were marketed to the general leisure market, equipped with heavy “old timer” accessories such as kickstands that cycling aficionados had long since abandoned.… Continue reading Waterford bicycle factory closes So, too, does another chapter in Schwinn history

Waterford bicycle factory closes So, too, does another chapter in Schwinn history

The Sting-Ray[28] sales boom of the 1960s accelerated in 1970, with United States bicycle sales doubling over a period of two years. Put more energy into cycling and less into worrying with our ERT helmets. All our ERT helmets feature a layer of foam designed to help redirect force away from your head more effectively.… Continue reading Waterford bicycle factory closes So, too, does another chapter in Schwinn history

Waterford bicycle factory closes So, too, does another chapter in Schwinn history

By 1975, bicycle customers interested in medium-priced road and touring bicycles had largely gravitated towards Japanese or European brands. In reality, mass-market French manufacturers such as Peugeot were not infrequently criticized for material and assembly quality — as well as stagnant technology — in their low- and mid-level product lines. Nevertheless, Peugeot proudly advertised its victorious racing… Continue reading Waterford bicycle factory closes So, too, does another chapter in Schwinn history

Not a Weber, but another Portable Grill . The Virtual Weber Bulletin Board

Our customer service reps are real people offering great service, backed by 8 weeks of hands-on training with all of our products. As we’ve come to expect from Weber, The Traveler is a very intentionally built grill that checks all the boxes in terms of quality. Or maybe you’re in the market for a new… Continue reading Not a Weber, but another Portable Grill . The Virtual Weber Bulletin Board