Old 08-15-19, 12:00 PM
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Originally Posted by AeroGut View Post
Not really answering your question, but if you really want to go vintage, the early Peugeot randonneur bikes like the PX50 came already with 650B wheels and canti brakes prior to about 1970 or so, at which point they switched over to center-pull calipers. There are of course, many negatives to working with a French bike that old, but the style is cool. There are some nice images of a restored one in this French cycling forum:
https://forum.tontonvelo.com/viewtopic.php?f=71&t=23893
Those are amazing! I would love one... I wonder if I can find a 54cm roughly...
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