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Offline an-t-que

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1964 Schwinn Tiger, Barn Fresh
« on: October 19, 2011, 04:36:55 PM »
Just purchased from a local barn, bike was stored in the attic, all original even the Westwind tires, 2 speed rear hub, should clean up well

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Re: 1964 Schwinn Tiger, Barn Fresh
« Reply #1 on: October 19, 2011, 05:12:37 PM »
Welcome to the forum!

That bike is beautiful.......congratulations!

Tad

P.S.  It is an unwritten rule here that you have to donate a coppertone Tiger to the second person to respond to your first post!   ;)
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Re: 1964 Schwinn Tiger, Barn Fresh
« Reply #2 on: October 19, 2011, 10:32:52 PM »
Awsome bike!!!!!  Welcome to the forums!!!!!


Great idea!!!! ;D ::)

The power of being a Moderator!!!!! ;D
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Re: 1964 Schwinn Tiger, Barn Fresh
« Reply #3 on: October 20, 2011, 12:00:20 AM »
Awsome bike!!!!!  Welcome to the forums!!!!!


Great idea!!!! ;D ::)

The power of being a Moderator!!!!! ;D

I blew that, didn't I!  I meant to say first person to respond!

Well Don, I couldn't have lost to a nicer guy!  Enjoy your bike!

Tad
1959 Radiant Green Tiger
1961 Radiant Blue Varsity
1967 Sky Blue Paramount P13
1971 Burgundy Super Sport
1972 Opaque Green Super Sport
1972 Kool Lemon Sports Tourer
1973 Opaque Blue Continental
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1974 Opaque Blue Typhoon
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Re: 1964 Schwinn Tiger, Barn Fresh
« Reply #4 on: October 20, 2011, 07:33:44 AM »
Tad....  I deleated my ad and reposted in 2nd.... ;D ;D ;D ;)

1939 Maroon New World
1954 Black Phantom
1955 Blue Corvette 3 speed
1961 Black Corvette 2 speed
1968 Blue Mini Twinn 2 speed
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Re: 1964 Schwinn Tiger, Barn Fresh
« Reply #5 on: October 20, 2011, 07:37:25 AM »
Very nice - it already almost looks cleaned up!
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Re: 1964 Schwinn Tiger, Barn Fresh
« Reply #6 on: October 20, 2011, 07:55:45 AM »
Very, very nice! Better than the one I found in a barn! That is a great find and welcome to the forum! Chris
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Re: 1964 Schwinn Tiger, Barn Fresh
« Reply #7 on: October 20, 2011, 11:47:19 AM »
Welcome! She is a Beaut. Post after the clean up job.

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Re: 1964 Schwinn Tiger, Barn Fresh
« Reply #8 on: October 20, 2011, 03:57:57 PM »
Wow!  Great find there.  The condition looks very, very good.  I cleanup and it will look new!

Jay
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Re: 1964 Schwinn Tiger, Barn Fresh
« Reply #9 on: October 20, 2011, 05:30:37 PM »
Awesome score the seat looks brand new. I love the color.

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Re: 1964 Schwinn Tiger, Barn Fresh
« Reply #10 on: October 20, 2011, 05:34:38 PM »
 :o WOW very nice !

Welcome to the forum !
Are there any more bikes in that barn ?  ;)

Dan
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Re: 1964 Schwinn Tiger, Barn Fresh
« Reply #11 on: October 20, 2011, 05:41:34 PM »
Thanks for all the responses, this was the only bike, is was sitting for years and he said it was doing no good. I just started tearing it apart to detail, thanks again for all the nice responses.

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Re: 1964 Schwinn Tiger, Barn Fresh
« Reply #12 on: October 20, 2011, 06:44:50 PM »
Tad....  I deleated my ad and reposted in 2nd.... ;D ;D ;D ;)



Don,

I realized that a bit later on......thought I was going crazy for a minute!

Tad
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Re: 1964 Schwinn Tiger, Barn Fresh
« Reply #13 on: October 20, 2011, 09:04:47 PM »
Welcome to the forum, nothing like a Tiger dipped in butterscotch.  :) Jeff

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Re: 1964 Schwinn Tiger, Barn Fresh
« Reply #14 on: October 20, 2011, 09:40:02 PM »
They don't come out of barns looking too much better than that! Man, what a pretty bike. Congrats on the find and welcome.

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