I took my '95 Schwinn pedals apart, then painted the reflectors with black Krylon. Reassembled them with painted reflectors facing inward....
Blue and yellow have threads from one end to the other. The red has two sets of threads that don't connect. If your red has continuous threads,...
I'll have to go down in the shop and look again, but IIRC the red band is not threaded continuous. Two sets of threads with unthreaded area in...
Blue and yellow, same axle. Red band axle is different. I think I have a few red band axles. Gary
All bearings are 1/4" balls. Gary
D3...April of '63? The Bendix RB2 hub lines up with that date nicely. Gary
The chart that says they won't interchange says so for cosmetic reasons, not mechanical. They didn't want the blue and yellow shells to get mixed...
Yes, blue band guts in a yellow band hub shell will work. Won't work in a red band. Gary
Here's my attempt at comfort. I started with a cheap seat. I think it's the square sidewall kind like Rauol Dude showed. I glued a layer of...
No pic. Try again. Gary
I knew better than to throw that rusty frame away. Glad you made good use of it Carl. Cool build and the pitted Royal lives again. Gary
That's a model D37XE-8. It normally would also have a rack but BFG bikes sometimes came differently equipped. I wonder why they changed the...
A few kickbacks.
The elusive index springs.
I thought about selling you mine, but it's my last blue band. Gary
$125 was too cheap. $150 at least if it's as nice as the one ODDER had. Gary
You have the kickback mounted? If so, it looks like your chain is too tight. How does it work? Gary
Where's that 2 speed hub? Did you get the 10 1/8" spokes to lace it? Gary
I sold an identical one in worse shape for $200 a couple of years ago. Gary
Green bikes are without a doubt the longest survivors. Gary
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