Jack Taylor 'Curved Tube' - 1963
Posted: Thursday 13th August 2020
|Frame||Jack Taylor 1963 - Frame No. 4528, lugless , Curved Tube road/path model. 24” seat tube|
|Wheels||27" Alloy rims on Maillard double-fixed large-flange hubs|
|Chainset||Stronglight / Miche cotterless chainset|
|Brakes||GB Hiduminium front brake|
|Stem/Bars||Milremo Spearpoint alloy stem and GB bars with Stronglight headset|
|Saddle||San Marco Regal ‘Vintage’ model and Campagnolo seatpin|
|Extra details||This model was made by the Taylor brothers over a 30 year period almost without alteration. Shortie front mudguard was always a feature in the brochure.
It is fitted with a precision made alloy cone (image below) which slips on to the axle to protect unused sprocket/locknut threads, the hub spins inside it.