1978 Schwinn Paramount P13

1978 Paramount P13

I bought this Paramount in December 2011 from the original owner. I ordered a providence report from Schwinn Waterford that indicated this 1978 Paramount P13 was original order as a frameset by Jerry’s Schwinn Shop in Coon Rapids, MN in … Continue reading

1957 Western Flyer Lightweight

This is a 1957 Norman manufactured Western Flyer. It’s been refurbished for reliability and includes a Sachs Torpedo Dreigang three speed, with a coaster brake, and new tires. I tried to keep with the original character of the bike and … Continue reading

1942 Columbia Sports Tourist


This base model lightweight bicycle is typical of the bicycles sold in America during WW2. Lack of chrome plating in areas where it is usually seen was due to restrictions in manufacturing during the war. The chain guard on this … Continue reading

1970′s “The Friendly One” with Tokheim Speedisc Transmission

This is a bike I received in a donation. I”m curious to know anything about the Tokheim “transmission” setup and an approximate year? Thanks in advance.Entry Submitted by Mark Brownlee UPDATE: Info found on oldroads.com…. “The Tokheim was a five … Continue reading