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Claud Butler USWB tandem - 1950

Posted: Wednesday 12th August 2020

Owned By: Oliver Goodhall and Holly Lewis

FrameClaud Butler Ultra Short Wheel Base DP model, frame number 506 3468 (June 1950) lugless construction with curved rear seat tube. Reynolds 531 tubing. CB "Continental" rear ends. Seat tubes 23"/ 23"
WheelsDunlop Special Lightweight 26" rims on large flange Harden 'Bacon Slicer' (front) and Blumfield braked drum (rear).
ChainsetWilliams 3-pin in-line tandem set
PedalsWebb quill pedals with Christophe clips and straps
Gears3-speed with Benelux changer
BrakesResilion cantilever on rear, CLB competition brake on front. Additional foot operated rear drum brake
Stem/BarsBailey bars, unknown clip-type headset and Major Taylor adjustable stem
SaddleReplacement Brooks B17s (Used to have a Brooks B15 front, Lycett rear - unfortunately too perished to ride)
Extra detailsFrame so far unrestored, a little tired, but with original finish and box-lining intact.
Thanks for reading

Posted: Wednesday 12th August 2020

Owned By: Oliver Goodhall and Holly Lewis

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