21st September 1940 ()
1940 Henderson AS Schwinn DX Deluxe Fat Tire Cruiser Bike with AS Springer Fork. The Schwinn DX was on of Schwinn’s Mid Grade Bikes. ( Considered the Popular Priced Bike ). Although Not The Top of the Line The DX’s Styling is Very Popular to The Expert and Novice Collector. This Prewar DX is the Rare DX Winged pattern that was only user for 2 Years. This particular Bike was only made in 1940. This Henderson Schwinn DX has Iconic Schwinn Burgundy / Maroon and Cream paint with all the Bells and whistles. This Beautiful Prewar Henderson Schwinn is a show stopper and has a Wonderful Smooth ride to go with it’s Look and Style.
This Original 1940 Schwinn has Beautiful New Paint and Decals on the Original Prewar Ballooner Fenders, Feather Chain Guard, DX Tank, As Springer Fork, Rack, and DX Frame. This Bike Has Sweet Rechromed Original Schwinn Parts: Prewar Dog Leg AS Crank, Sweet heart Skiptooth Chainring, Prewar Bottom Bracket, Head Set, AS Razor Stem, and Prewar Springer. The Rare Skiptooth Chain is a Real Nice Diamond Roller 1 inch Pitch Chain (Skiptooth). The Vintage Coke bottle Grips are Nice Originals. This is a Full size Men’s Adult Ballooner Bike With The Big Cushy Fat New Goodyear Pattern 26″x 2.125″ Cream White tires on Original Rebuilt Prewar Dropcenter wheels. The Drop Center wheels are powder coated Deep Maroon for Durability and striped with Cream accents. The Wheels are Laced with Stainless Double butted spokes to a Schwinn Script Front Hub and a rear Morrow Coaster Brake Hub. The Wheels are Beauties in Themselves, True and Rebuilt For effortless Cruising. The Seat is a Sweet Original Rebuilt Prewar Messenger Saddle. This Seat is powder coated for Durability, Rebuilt with New Foam and Leather for Style and Comfort. Prewar Rack and Fenders have Glass Reflectors. The Handle Bars, Seat Post, Union Pedals, Working Horn and Working Light are Reproductions. I Apologize for Installed Repro Light after all my amazing work a on this Masterpiece, I did not have any originals at time or assembly. I have already taken this Gem out for a 20 Mile ride and with the Lux Low Restoration job, Original Schwinn Quality, and Morrow Coaster Brake, She Rides Buttery Smooth Effortlessly and is a Breath Taking Shopper.
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