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Pre-War Schwinn Paramount

Year

Pre-War

This is an example or Schwinns "world class" bike. Schwinn spared no expense with Schwinn Paramount specific parts: hubs, headset, bottom bracket and stem. Notice the current style integrated headset cups!

Frame

Cro-Moly Steel

 

 

 

 

 

  

Fork

Cro-Moly Steel

Hubs

Paramount High-Flange Steel center/alloy flange

Tires

Clement tubular

Pedals

Phillips

Crank

Schwinn Paramount

Bottom Bracket

Schwinn Paramount cottered

Front Derailleur

N/A

Rear Derailleur

N/A

Stem

Schwinn Paramount adjustable

Bars

Steel track bend

Headset

Schwinn Paramount

Brake Levers

N/A

Brakes

Pedal backwards

Seatpost

Schwinn steel

Saddle

Brooks B17*

Shifter

N/A

Rear Cogs

Skip tooth track

Rims

Modern laminated wood*

Serial Number

Size

23"

Color

Red