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Bates BAR - 1944/45

Posted: Wednesday 12th August 2020

Owned By: Sorrel Gilbert

FrameBates BAR; 19 ½”; (1944/5) Frame No: 010663 U; 22” top tube;
17 ¼” chainstays; 2 ¼” fork rake; Cantiflex tubing, Diadrant forks – finished white with red seat panel and lug lining. Repainted by Mario Vaz.
Wheels26” x 1¼” Weinmann Alloy HP rims on Racelite LF G/F hubs
ChainsetChater Lea steel chainset with round cranks - 42 x 3/32 chainring
PedalsBrampton B8 pedals with Christophe toe-clips and straps
GearsSimplex Tour de France 4-speed with Simplex lever - 4-speed Regina block 15-24 teeth
BrakesEarly Burlite levers and stirrups
Stem/BarsGB alloy ‘Spearpoint’ stem–3" with GB Capo Berta Alloy 38cm barsTDC (floating) headset
SaddleBrooks B15
HeadsetTDC (floating) headset
Extra detailsAlso has option of Fiamme sprints on Airlite L/F hubs
Thanks for reading

Posted: Wednesday 12th August 2020

Owned By: Sorrel Gilbert

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