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Panasonic Road Bike

5 Dec

For sale is a 55cm Panasonic frame, fork. This an early 80’s handbuilt Japanese frame set that is all steel with original black paint, decals, head badge and beautiful scrolled lugs. Free of dings and dents and perfectly straight, a few nicks in the paint here and there but nothing major. New Tange Levin head set, frame size is 55cm ctc and is all steel for a nice supple ride. This bike has been fully rebuilt from the frame up and features new BB, new ┬áheadset, new cables and housing, new bar wrap and a pair of Alex R500 wheels with new Shimano HG50 7 speed cassette with newer Pasela commuter tires 700×28 and tubes. Drive train is the Suntour Cyclone M-II shifters and deraillers with an SR crankset, new chain and Shimano brakes with Dia-Compe pulls that have new hoods. Frame has plenty of braze ons for racks and fenders.

Raleigh Super Course Vintage Road Bike

4 Dec

Here is an ’85 Raleigh Super Course 54cm, this is a double butted 555 steel frame and fork that is fully chromed with the center triangle painted dark blue, all graphics are original with minimal scuffs and nicks in the chrome and paint and looks very good for its age. Both fork crown and seat stays are pantographed with the Raliegh logo. This bike has been totally overhauled, lubed, trued and put back together using the original gruppo. Wheelset has been freshly trued, tensioned and bearings packed the hubs are Raleigh branded Sansin hubs laced to polished silver Araya rims with stainless spokes, wheelset sports new velox rim tape, tubes and Hutchinson Kevlar racing tires 700×23 pumped up to about 115 psi. Drive train is the Shimano vintage 105 Golden Arrow gruppo that is in perfect condition, front and rear derailleur and down tube levers are pantographed with the Golden Arrow logo which is a series of swirls and arrow, nice. 52t-42t SR crank and a 6 speed Shimano cluster 13t-28t, freshly packed Shimano BB, no pedals. Brakes are a very rare pair of Dia-Compe AC300G racing brakes and matching levers with brand NOS hoods in grey. Seat post, stem and handle bars are Sakae SR, freshly packed Hatta headset. The chain, crank bolts, all cables and housing, bar wrap and skewers are all brand new.