1980’s Schwinn Road Bike Hierarchy

Beginning in 1952, a few of the Paramounts were built with the new Nervex lugs, Campagnolo dropouts and, of course, the new-style shifting system, the derailleur. The Nervex lugs eliminated the hand carving required of the old BSA lugs used since schwinn road bike the turn of the century. During the 50’s, Schwinn started feeling… Continue reading 1980’s Schwinn Road Bike Hierarchy

1980’s Schwinn Road Bike Hierarchy

The Captain no longer insisted that viewers buy a Schwinn, but instead made regular on-air consultations of a new character, “Mr. Schwinn Dealer”. Schwinn Discover offers 21 gears with entry-level SRAM components, basic V-brakes, and really strong and light alloy rims. It also has front and rear fenders that will keep water and dirt off… Continue reading 1980’s Schwinn Road Bike Hierarchy