We have installed original Paramount decals on this bike. They were sent to me at my original Schwinn dealership 30 years ago. The serial number reveals this is a early 1982 Superior. It is different from the fillet brazed Superiors of the 1970's. This is lugged with lovely ornate lugs and made with Reynolds 531 tubing , Nervex lugs and Campagnolo dropouts.
With the Prugnat BB shell. This frame has a rare Paramount - Chain Stay Protector (from our original shop).
Seat tube approximately 21 inches, top tube approximately 22 inches, measured CTC. With a BIN - we will include a complete extra set of decals. Two down tube Schwinn Paramount in either Black or White. One Olympic Rings seat tube decal and one Reynolds 531 decal. What makes this frame unique?
A second set of water bottle braze ons &. Braze on shift lever bosses. Derailleur guides UNDER BB -- Cable stop under Chainstay.
TMK - most "regular - stock" superiors have none of the above. The frame does have rack/fender bosses on both front and rear dropouts.Don Mainland built these Superior / Paramount frames without a doubt. A extremely small production run. There is a chance that some of them indeed were pre-built Paramounts some say these. Are doctored up 1978/9 P-13's. Professionally prepped & seat tube honed. Schwinn Superior from 1982 Catalogue. Schwinn starts with lightweight double-butted Reynolds 531 tubing and adds. Campagnolo Gran Sport components to deliver a truly superior machine. Its 73 degree frame angles, short 1 3/4 fork rake, high bottom bracket and.
Relatively short wheelbase offer a responsive bike, suitable for racing or light touring. The wheel base is a tight 39 1/4, to give you responsive, precise, accurate and responsive, precise.
High performance and maximum response, with energy to the most demanding rider. Campagnolo derailleur system and versatile 14-16-18-21-24 Regina rear cluster with 42-52 chainrings. The Schwinn Superior uses Reynolds 531 light and resilient tubing throughout.
The bike's Campagnolo caliper brakes are matched to 700C Super Champion rims and Schwinn Super 700 to 250g tires. Specs on stock bike 1982. Tubing: Reynolds 531 double butted, Tange front fork.Frame Chainstay length: 16 1/2. Head and seat mast angles: 73 degrees. Rims: Super Champion Canteliver (700 C). Hubs: Campagnolo Gran Sport with quick release. Tires: Schwinn Super 700 250 gram 700 x 28 C. Front derailleur: Campagnolo Gran Sport. Rear derailleur: SCampagnolo Gran Sport. Shift levers: Campagnolo Gran Sport. Crank set: Campagnolo Gran Sport, 170 mm arms. Pedals: Campagnolo Gran Sport with toe clips and straps.
Seat post: Campagnolo Gran Sport (27.2 mm). Accessories: Brazed-on water bottle fittings.
The item "Schwinn Superior Paramount Frame Fork March 1982 Wisconsin Nervex & Campagnolo" is in sale since Wednesday, March 14, 2018. This item is in the category "Sporting Goods\Cycling\Vintage Cycling\Vintage Bicycles".The seller is "bicycleclassics" and is located in Fallbrook, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.