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Gillott L'Atlantique - 1950

Posted: Thursday 13th August 2020

Owned By: Patricia Killiard

FrameGillott L’Atlantique Frame number 501433- 1950 - 21” road frame with oval to round forks. 22” top tube; 17 ¾” chain stays, welded frame, head badge and Gillott seat tube transfer. The down tube however has 'L'Atlantique' transfer (14cm) in ‘Gillott’ type script, small 'Gillott' on each fork blade, cable eyes under top tube, a gear lever boss plus two eyes, in front of and behind BB plus an eye towards the rear of chainstay. Grey with white seat panel.
Wheels27” Fiamme sprint rims on Airlite G/F LF hubs, 15/17 spokes
Replaced for winter by 700 Mavic HP rims 0n Airlite SF hubs with mudguards
ChainsetBSA 6½” double fluted cranks with 40t ring
PedalsLyotard Marcel Berthet platform pedals with Christophe toeclips and straps
GearsSimplex 4-speed Tour de France with 15 – 24 freewheel
BrakesGB Hiduminium alloy with early GB Superhood levers
Stem/BarsChrome Titan stem with Maes/Kint style alloy bars.
SaddleBrooks B17 Swallow
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Posted: Thursday 13th August 2020

Owned By: Patricia Killiard

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