RE: [CR]Hunt-Wilde Timeline?

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Date: Fri, 1 Jun 2007 16:26:55 -0700 (PDT)
To: Jerome & Elizabeth Moos <>,
Subject: RE: [CR]Hunt-Wilde Timeline?
From: "Kim Carney" <>

I bought myself a new Schwinn Varsity in 1963 when I was a kid and it came with plastic tape. I have no idea what brand it was.

Kim Carney Davis, CA
> Does anyone know when Schwinn began using the Hunt-Wilde or similar plastic
> handelbar tape? Would this be correct for a 50's/ early 60's Schwinn, or
> did it not appear until the 70's?
> Regards,
> Jerry Moos
> Big Spring, TX