Brand new still in the box 1949 Schwinn Black Phantom Replica.
Schwinn Black Phantom 100th Anniversary. This beautiful reproduction of the classic 1949 Black Phantom is difficult to find. Only 5,000 of these Black Phantoms were made in 1995, and originally sold for $3,000.
Before Schwinn built a singe Black Phantom, they had to buy a million dollars worth of tools. Each Phantom was painstakingly resurrected right down to a barely visible seam in the bottom bracket - a cosmetic flaw that disappeared with rolled tubing but was included in the new casting for authenticity's sake. Built by hand in the United States. Black Phantom comes with Schwinn Phantom Springer Fork complete with Schwinn "Cyclelock" Steering Lock Mechanism, 2-Tone Paint; Hand Applied, Pinstriped and Scalloped using Original 1950 Masking Tools, Persons Phantom Leather 3-Spring Padded Saddle, Schwinn Phantom Tank with Horn, Chrome Steel Fenders, Rear Carrier and Front & Rear Lighting, Schwinn Typhoon cord whilte walls.
i thought i had seen this ...somewhere
found this on a ebay listing (smies to self)