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    Can Anyone Help Recognise This 1960s British Bike?

    Hi, got this bad boy off my friend's dad a few months ago. Hopefully soon I'll rebuild the rear wheel with a track hub soon, but before I do, I'll post a picture and see if anyone recognises it.

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    Thanks!

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    juneeaa memba!
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    tommyd, I can just barely tell by your picture that there is a bike in it. Could you post a few more, with some closeups of the headtube area and the seat cluster?

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    Light is your friend.

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    it's the rare verti-go bike. only comes out at night. really great on hills. straight up.

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    Brooks B.17 saddle, black Bluemels Lightweight rear mudguard, and what might be Simplex Prestige shifters.

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    hold on, let me get my magnifying glass out

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    Can't see a dam' detail of it!
    Oldpeddaller - The older I get, the better I used to be !!!" ***** If at first you don't succeed - hit it with a hammer.

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    It's a Bat Bike. It hangs from the ceiling sleeping all day. It only comes out at night and "flies" down the road. It is a stealth Bat Bike, no one can see it.

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