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Jensen - 1961

Posted: Wednesday 19th August 2020

Owned By: Philip Amadeus

FrameJensen no. 61433 (1961) Nervex Pro Lugs; 22½" seat tube, 72º parallel; brazed stops for bar end levers. Original colour was maroon with white head and seat tube panel
Wheels27x1¼" Weinmann HP on Campagnolo GS large-flange QR hubs
ChainsetStronglight 49d 5-pin cotterless with TA double rings,
PedalsGipiemme with Christophe clips and straps
GearsCampagnolo Record rear and GS front with Campagnolo bar-end shifters
BrakesMafac centre-pull
Stem/BarsMilremo stem and bars
Extra detailsThe bike was bought from John Spooner in almost original but well-used condition. It was re-painted by Argos - we also added the chrome ends and fork crown. Jensen Cycles were in Whitehorse Road, Croydon, almost opposite Allins and were popular with the local fast men at the time.
For L'Eroica, wheels might be replaced with sprints and Cyclo cross tubs, any
comments or advice?
Thanks for reading

Posted: Wednesday 19th August 2020

Owned By: Philip Amadeus

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