Condor (Vic Braysher) - 1953
Posted: Wednesday 12th August 2020
|Frame||Condor (built by Vic Braysher) 1954 Frame No. 5491; 24" seat tube; Nervex Professional lugs; Reynolds 531 DB tubing|
|Wheels||27" Weinmann alloy hp rims 32/40 built on Airlite large-flange hubs with bronze front wingnuts. Track nuts rear.|
|Chainset||Williams 3-pin single C1232 with 51T chainring on Bayliss-Wiley bottom bracket|
|Pedals||Chater-Lea with Christophe clips and straps|
|Gears||Single-speed fixed 17/19T on double-fixed hub - Reynolds 1/8" chain|
|Brakes||Single brake Winmann stirrup with Universal lever|
|Stem/Bars||Cinelli Pista stem and bars with original Condor headset|
|Extra details||Flint catchers; alloy bell; Bar mounted watch in Terry clip; Brooks tool bag; Britannia Grand Prix pump on 'band-on' clips.
One owner from 1953 who raced it and used it for going to work. I bought at auction a few years ago and built it up from my stock of fixed-gear components.