Schwinn Manta Ray bicycle orange 5-speed 1972 WOW MINT

For your consideration,

This pristine example of a Schwinn 1972 Orange Manta Ray bicycle with some excellent features. The serial number is EH024###, I believe this is a 1972. The Frame, fork and chainguard are all NOS, they are in near mint condition. The lower bar of the frame by the chainguard shows a minor paint touchup that was done semi-poorly, only visible up close. There are 4 minor paint chips in the top frame on the left behind the headbadge, I tried to show minor defects in the pictures. The seat could be a recover, it is near mint only very minor signs of use. Every part on this bicycle with the exception of the seatpost clamp and kickstand are either mint or nos. The 5-speed shifter is in very good condition. The Manta ray has a NOS speedometer that will come with the bicycle. The front wheel is a Schwinn Tubular S-5 with a Straight Side Sports touring tire, the rear wheel has a S-5 Schwinn Tubular rim with Schwinn Fastback Slik rear tire. The rims and tires are near mint, minor dust and age pitting on the rims. The rear derailleur is near mint, some dirt and dust from storage. The bicycle has original pedals with reflectors, the Schwinn approved stamps on the side of the pedals are in good shape, great set of pedals. The rear fender is nos, and the front fender is also near mint. The handlebar, grips and stem
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