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 Post subject: Boulogne Bicycle Rally
PostPosted: Tue May 31, 2011 10:51 pm 
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Some luvverly bicycles in Boulogne at the weekend:

Pretty Falcon
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Nicely patina'd Rossignoli
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V. clean Hetchins
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Dursley Pedersons
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Sorry for the rubbish digital pics, I've got more on proper film, I'll try to scan them in when they're processed.


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PostPosted: Tue May 31, 2011 11:00 pm 
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Some nice photos, a Falcon in France?

Anyway, That is the biggest jump on front chainrings and what a huge rear gear, what mech takes all that chain slack up ?


thanetspeedshop wrote:
Nicely patina'd Rossignoli
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:shock: could make your eyes water :lol: good pic's :D


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PostPosted: Wed Jun 01, 2011 4:04 am 
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paininthe wrote:
Some nice photos, a Falcon in France?

I'd guess (Falcon, Hetchins, Dursley Pedersens, Moulton AM14) there was a strong British contingent.

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That is the biggest jump on front chainrings

Wide-range doubles were very popular at one time on French touring bikes. Feast your eyes:

http://www.reneherse.com/singerchrome.html

http://www.reneherse.com/1968blue.html

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and what a huge rear gear, what mech takes all that chain slack up ?

Campagnolo Rally, innit.


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