60’s era cheetah

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At my better half’s parents in another town, mother in law loves dump runs as much as I do (grew up poor in a rural area, only place to find parts to replace the ones I was always breaking😂) This dump let’s you pick and I had told her I was looking for bike stuff among other things. As I’m finding treasures that I’ll be throwing out because I never needed them in the first place, she yells at me from across the yard. Since she had called me a few times for some pretty underwhelming bikes (trashed 4 year old department store mountain bikes😤) I picked my way towards her instead of running like I should have.

Behold! This mostly complete 60’s era (according to a questionable chart on a deserted forum) puke green CCM Cheetah eh?!
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This thing kind of got me hot and heavy (and sent me on a wild goose chase for a few days🧐)
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Ignoring all the red flags and obvious evidence to the contrary I thought I might have a FrankenSchwinn. Took a day to find the serial number as it wasn’t in the usual Schwinn locations🚩
When I found this:
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And typed it into this:
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I got this:
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🥳🍾🎉👯‍♀️
So I get to investigating (the real reason I was so stoked, I care more about the mystery more than finding an actual treasure) and just as I was about to come to you fine folks for insight into the various parts (likely making an amateur out of myself) I discover the truth while investigating the rim stamp.
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So here she is in all her spiderwebbed, summer sunfaded, north Canadian winterized glory!
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So I’m not sure what to do with it 🤔I’m open to suggestions🤨 Was going to make a seat for my daughters old school project out of a skateboard because the banana seat from the modern donor bike is too small for the Lowrider frame we are using
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So the seat/sissy bar/reflector may be a good fit and a legit retro touch for her project.
I have a couple of cranbrook style frames that have been waiting for some donor parts.
Anybody know how hard it is to rebuild a shimano 3speed? And why they put a panther 3 decal on the chain guard? And why do I keep dragging home more projects?
Maybe Since the frames a bit gnarly I’ll just hoon it until it breaks? You know I’m gonna send it!
 
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