Womens Rare Vintage Arnold Schwinn Meteor Beach Cruiser Tank Bike. 21.5 Top Bar Center Seat Post to Center Stem. Smooth and comfy cruiser that pedals smooth, feels good and really gets attention. Schwinn construction assures smooth riding Fine features include electro-forged frame, extra strong tubular rims, and built-in kickstand. Heres a beautiful all Original down to the tires, one owner Schwinn Meteor cruiser.
Stored indoors for the past 3 decades, only used a handful of times during the first few years after built, then stored. Everything is original and in great condition for its age.
Not showroom new, but in regards to its age and compared to most from the era, it's definitely a sharp bike. Beautiful gloss paint with only few minor expected small scuff etc.
But overall this is in great cosmetic condition given the age. Some light paint scuffs here/there, but easily could be touched up to look like new.Nice straight solid original fenders and feather chaingaurd with great color and original graphics that are still very nice. Nice chrome throughout, no corrosion or pitting. Nice chrome clover Crankset and original pedals.
Nice handlebars with clean original grips and nice, comfy, original white springer Saddle with bash guard. Real nice and clean original white stripe Schwinn Tubular S7 rims that spin real nice and smooth, almost perfect true, very nice smooth ride (given the age) and the rear New Departure coaster hub works great. Includes good Original Schwinn Typhoon Cord 26 balloon tires that are still in good condition with some signs of age/wear, but many miles left.
I will include an original era correct used steel horn Tank with the bike that I've had sitting around, (see the last picture). The tank is solid, cosmetics are obvious but is perfect for a Restore to green to match the bike , and it's free with the bike.
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Keep In Mind : As with all vintage rides, they are not new bikes that ride as if off the showcase floor. The item "Vintage Schwinn Meteor D-62 Cruiser Womens 26 Balloon Tire Tank Bike 1953 Green" is in sale since Tuesday, April 30, 2019. This item is in the category "Sporting Goods\Cycling\Vintage Cycling\Vintage Bicycles". The seller is "cr8z76" and is located in Cloquet, Minnesota. This item can be shipped to United States.