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Mercian Campionissimo - 1960

Posted: Wednesday 19th August 2020

Owned By: Paul Harding

FrameMercian Campionissimo frame No: 43660. (1960)
Frame: 22½" seat tube and 22½" top tube with 42" wheelbase.
Double-butted Reynolds 531 with Original ruby red flam paintwork and cream lug lining, chromed forks and chain stays with original Mercian decals.
WheelsFiamme 32/40 sprints with Campagnolo small-flange straight lever Record hubs with Vittoria tubular tyres
ChainsetTA Professional alloy wedge cottered cranks with double rings 49/52T
PedalsChater-Lea Sprint
GearsCampag Gran Sport 5-speed front and rear with down-tube levers
BrakesUniversal 61 centre-pull levers and calipers
Stem/BarsStratalite Maes with cloth tape/Velox bar plugs. GB alloy 4½" stem
SaddleBrooks B17 Narrow on alloy seat pin
Extra detailsCarradice saddle bag and Apex Ultralite pump. The cycle was acquired from a V-CC member who was selling it on behalf of a friend who was unable to ride anymore and wished to turn his old cycle into a holiday! It had been used for time trials.
Thanks for reading

Posted: Wednesday 19th August 2020

Owned By: Paul Harding

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