Interesting Bits and Pieces
Going RETRO on a Zefal HPx pump

My old Campy/DuraAce Sekai

My Paramount Buell
one side
the other


BMW / Montegue folding bike
Open
Closed


Bertoni frame details -
Bertoni was the house name for the Italian (Bianchi)
bicycles imported by Univega after they weren't Italvega anymore.
Head badge
Head and fork
Seatstay
Pantographed stem
Monogrammed saddle

Royal Asport frame details - Mystery French frame, all Reynolds 531 with Campy dropouts.
Logo
Seatpost labels
Head detail
Seatstay
Wheelstay  what does it say? Maybe "email luxe polymer" (one of Batman's enemies)?
Droupouts

Atala frame
Head badge
Head detail
Seatpost decals
oh YUCK! ugly BB weld

Austro-Daimler
Seatpost decals
Puch head badge

Raleigh
Mid 70's head badge

Vitus
Beautiful frame
Seat stays
Rear dropout

Jeunet
Put out for trash pickup with the ride number still on the frame!
Head badge

Trek 460

The Dented Austro-Daimler  What a shame, it was a Reynolds 531, Shimano 600 bike, but has a big dent in the aim of Daimler  (no wonder it was out for trash).

Interesting Bits
Campy Gran Turismo rear deraileur
SunTour Command Shifters
Maillard HelicoMatic hub and freewheel
Normandy HelicoMatic hub and freewheel

How the HelicoMatic works
Shimano Deore down tube friction shifters

When is a bike wheel like a potato chip?  (Often, if your junk is old enough!)
A Nisi chip

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