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07-18-20, 10:11 AM
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Posted By keidal

Bianchi frame

Hi,
I've just bought a welded frame with this Title - can anyone please tell me when this tubing was introduced ? Early 1990's perhaps ?
BIANCHI COLUMBUS GENIUS RECORD SPECIALISSIMA
thank you.
08-26-19, 12:40 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 406
Posted By keidal

Agreed, but not Sturmey Archer unfortunately -...

Agreed, but not Sturmey Archer unfortunately - and they made seat posts also.
08-23-19, 12:02 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 406
Posted By keidal

Sturmey Archer 511 pedals

Does anyone have anyknowledge of Sturmey Archer type 511 steel rat-trap racing pedals [made in England] please ?
They are not on the Velo Base website and I suspect that they were probably made in...
06-20-19, 01:23 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 13,146
Posted By keidal

Believed to be the only curved stay Carlton, a...

Believed to be the only curved stay Carlton, a special order Cobra dating from c 1966 - purchased recently from the original owner's...
06-08-19, 03:46 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,412
Posted By keidal

If you measure the distance between the rear...

If you measure the distance between the rear drop-outs, this might give an indication eg. 125 mm might be the 1960 era, 5 speed ?
06-08-19, 02:16 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 480
Posted By keidal

Carlton frame 220107

Has anyone any idea when a Carlton Cobra frame might have been built please - could it be 1966 ?
The serial number is 220107 and is clearly stamped on the left side rear drop-out lug. There are no...
06-06-19, 09:09 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 569
Posted By keidal

Carlton seat stay - this is the curved stay Cobra...

Carlton seat stay - this is the curved stay Cobra example - see my other thread please [Carlton...
06-05-19, 05:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 569
Posted By keidal

Carlton decal

Hello,
Was this eliptical decal used extensively on seat stays on Carlton frames please ?
It measures 13/16" high x 3/8" wide [20.6 x 9.5 mm]. The backgound is red, the capital letter C is gold...
06-03-19, 06:01 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,713
Posted By keidal

It seems as if it's hardly been ridden. There is...

It seems as if it's hardly been ridden. There is paint loss on the allover chrome finish but that's to be expected, as it's very difficult to get paint to adhere to chrome whether it's been polished...
06-03-19, 02:11 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,713
Posted By keidal

I now have the bicycle and it has been dismantled...

I now have the bicycle and it has been dismantled so that the frame can be carefully examined.
The seat stays are exactly identical in profile. The upper part of the stay above the bridge is...
05-29-19, 04:23 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,713
Posted By keidal

Apparently the guy has / had consulted a...

Apparently the guy has / had consulted a "specialist" who told him that curved stay Carlton frames were common and it seems that his father didn't have any connection with the Carlton company..
Does...
05-29-19, 02:15 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,713
Posted By keidal

I am told that the guys at the UK's National...

I am told that the guys at the UK's National Cycle Museum have no knowledge of a curved seat stay Carlton frame.
The seller's father was apparently a Carlton bicycle collector and had several...
05-28-19, 02:47 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,713
Posted By keidal

Thanks, that's fair enough as far as it goes. ...

Thanks, that's fair enough as far as it goes.
This means that it was a development of the [1930s] Continental frame, initiated by Raleigh who at this time, were "Carlton".
From the early 1950's as...
05-27-19, 05:21 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,713
Posted By keidal

Thanks for your contributions. The seller has...

Thanks for your contributions.
The seller has already sold me the Carlton Cobra bicycle, which belonged to his father before his death.
He was always under the impression that the bicycle was from...
05-27-19, 01:51 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,713
Posted By keidal

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05-27-19, 01:46 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,713
Posted By keidal

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05-27-19, 01:41 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,713
Posted By keidal

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05-27-19, 01:32 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,713
Posted By keidal

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05-26-19, 04:48 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,713
Posted By keidal

Thank you for your comments. This is another...

Thank you for your comments. This is another photograph supplied by the seller and I'm told that the bicycle belonged to the father since it is thought, from the 1950's period.
I have been unable...
05-26-19, 04:33 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,713
Posted By keidal

The curvature of the Carlton Cobra seat stays...

The curvature of the Carlton Cobra seat stays appears to my old eyes, to be different to those of the Hetchins, so perhaps Reynolds made different patterns for different manufacturers ? The Carlton...
05-25-19, 06:01 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,713
Posted By keidal

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05-25-19, 08:08 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,713
Posted By keidal

Thanks, I've had a look on Carlton Group...

Thanks,
I've had a look on Carlton Group Flickr photos - all 600+ but not one curly stay in sight.
I've now bought the bike and it has rear brake cable clips on the top tube, singleWilliams...
05-23-19, 12:17 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,713
Posted By keidal

Thank you very much, I had forgotten the Cobra...

Thank you very much, I had forgotten the Cobra model but I can't remember when it was available, presumably perhaps the 1970's era ?
05-22-19, 06:25 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,713
Posted By keidal

Carlton frame

Hello, did any Carlton frame have curved seat stays please ?
03-30-19, 05:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 919
Posted By keidal

Vintage 3ttt Stem

Hello,

Can anyone identify this early 3ttt stem please,especially the date - early 1960's...
03-18-19, 05:05 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 360
Posted By keidal

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03-18-19, 05:01 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 360
Posted By keidal

Guido saracco - sarachet

Hello,

Does anyone have a photograph[s] of an Italian frame from around the 1950's please, showing the head badge and or the lettering on the down tube or seat tube stating either SARACCO or...
03-05-19, 06:43 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 747
Posted By keidal

Tildesley cycles limited

I am hoping to assemble information about Tildesley Cycles Ltd. who had premises named as Thanet Works, in Tildesley, Birmingham.
If I am successful in any way, I will make the information available...
01-24-19, 06:48 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 387
Posted By keidal

Vintage french "truss bridge" frames

Hello, I have seen a reference that Iver Johnson frames might have influenced several French manufacturers during the 1910 -1930 period, to produce similar truss bridge designs and I'm wondering if...
01-18-19, 02:48 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,171
Posted By keidal

Hello, thanks for your comment. I believe that...

Hello, thanks for your comment.
I believe that top [and bottom ] hole is actually for fixing the rear mudguard. Frames of this period usually had brakes mounted on the fork blades at the front and...
01-17-19, 06:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,171
Posted By keidal

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01-17-19, 06:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,171
Posted By keidal

Thanks for your comments. I have now spotted that...

Thanks for your comments. I have now spotted that the fork steerer tube has the same very small lion 6 stamped on it. I'm putting a couple more photos if anyone's intersted. The frame and forks had...
01-17-19, 01:56 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,171
Posted By keidal

These are photos of my frame which on the left...

These are photos of my frame which on the left rear drop-out , has a serial number of either 1 or I or L followed by 49365 and also a very small lion with a 6 at it's tail. The original badge rivets...
01-16-19, 07:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,171
Posted By keidal

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01-16-19, 07:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,171
Posted By keidal

Peugeot Cyrus

Can anyone please let me know when the Cyrus model was introduced ? I believe that it might have been in the 1920's and continued through the 1930's period. I'm interested because I've seen several...
09-26-18, 04:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 611
Posted By keidal

rhanks for all the info. I have bought the frame...

rhanks for all the info. I have bought the frame but not received it. The decal on the down-tube is almost identical to that of the 1950's U. de Rosa ! Just the lettering is different of course but...
09-24-18, 02:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 611
Posted By keidal

Just been told that he was an artisan frame...

Just been told that he was an artisan frame builder from Montesiro and nothing to do with the Swiss frame builder also called Pozzi.
09-23-18, 03:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 611
Posted By keidal

POZZI frame

Does anyone have any information please, on an Italian POZZI frame, manufactured in the [approximate] 1950's - 1970's era, by C Pozzi in Montesiro or Casatenovo, northern Italy, north of Milan. ...
08-28-18, 04:55 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 313
Posted By keidal

H.R.Morris bicycle frame

Does anyone have a photograph of the head-tube badge / decal and also of the down-tube / seat -tube please ? I know that there were alternatives used for the head-tube ie. metal / plastic decals.
08-27-18, 11:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 302
Posted By keidal

10 speed cassette rear spacing

Can anyone please tell me what the minimum rear spacing dimension is required for a Campagnolo Chorus hub with a 10 speed cassette fitted ? 130mm perhaps ? Thank you..
08-21-18, 05:58 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,944
Posted By keidal

Zpparently, the particular frame that I was...

Zpparently, the particular frame that I was initially referring to is the FORZE model and it is illustrated in the 2007 Cinelli Catalogue - I don't have a copy of it.
08-18-18, 12:41 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,944
Posted By keidal

Thank you for all your comments. I suppose that...

Thank you for all your comments.
I suppose that if exposure to sunlight / daylight has a detrimental effect on carbon frames, then the same concern should be shown to other components [handlebars...
08-16-18, 04:59 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,944
Posted By keidal

Carbon frame shelf life

Do carbon frames have a safety shelf life ?

I am wondering if carbon frames have a useful life, especially with regard to safety and resistance to cracks and breakage. Are there different types of...
04-15-18, 02:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,024
Posted By keidal

Probably made by Tecnotrat; they do Gilco-style...

Probably made by Tecnotrat; they do Gilco-style tubing crimped [4x] which doesn't run the full length of the tubes. Decals are not easy to apply. I know, I've done a frame ! Apparently, they make...
03-15-18, 03:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 651
Posted By keidal

Here we go again

Hello everyone,
Here we go again, after my Cinelli / Tecnotrat experience.
This time, it's slightly different but equally confusing to me, at any rate.
I bought a frame recently which I believe is...
02-10-18, 06:35 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 758
Posted By keidal

I have now been told that the frame is not a...

I have now been told that the frame is not a Pogliaghi made by Rossin, but it is in fact a genuine Fanini frame, dating from the 1990 era.
Why anyone would want to put Pogliaghi decals on a Fanini...
02-10-18, 01:57 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 758
Posted By keidal

Fanini / Pogliaghi

Recently, a frame was advertised on ebay it. and it was decribed as a Fanini Pogliaghi.
Can anyone explain to me please, how it is possible for this frame to be described as such ?

I have read...
02-06-18, 04:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 664
Posted By keidal

Thank you for your thoughts. The frame in...

Thank you for your thoughts. The frame in question is a Wilier Imperiale De Luxe, probably dating from the mid 2000 -2010 period, which appears to be oterwise in exceptional condition, with hardly a...
02-06-18, 02:36 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 664
Posted By keidal

Carbon frame

I have a carbon frame and the derailleur cable stop on the chain stay is slightly loose and if I tried, I could probably remove it.
Would it be correct to use a two part epoxy resin adhesive to hold...
01-24-18, 04:12 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 781
Posted By keidal

Wilier imperiale de luxe frame

Hello,
Can anyone please tell me the approximate period when the Wilier Imperiale de Luxe frame was produced and is there any substantial difference between this model and the Wilier Imperiale frame...
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