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 Post subject: Carlton..."Ten"
PostPosted: Tue Nov 22, 2011 4:55 pm 
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Location: Worthing, W.Sussex
Carlton, with Crespera lugs, 1967-74.

Frame: Carlton

Fork: Carlton

Headset:Carlton though given its possible age Raleigh?
Stem: Milremo
Handlebar: unknown
Bar Tape: old and sticky

Brake Levers: Weinmann
Brake Calipers: Weinmann Center pull
Brake Pads: *ucked
Brake Cables:

Shifters: OE Simplex, now Shimano 600 Arabesque
Front Derailleur: OE Simplex, now early Shimano 600 (patent pending)
Rear Derailleur: OE Elan, now early Shimano 600 (patent pending)
Derailleur Cables: ?
Cassette: ?
Chain: ?
Cranks: Stronglight
Chainrings: Stronglight 42/52
Bottom Bracket: unknown, possibly Raleigh.
Pedals: German

Rims: Steel
Hubs: Front Pellessier..rear Maillard
Hub Skewers:

Saddle: Brooks B5N
Seatpost Binder:

Bottle Cage:


From the great god Freecycle. Looks to be all original, but have no idea of the model at present. Edit:- now believe this to be a "Ten". Needs a lot of love, though it does all work. I have just covered everything in WD40 to protect things for the short term.







Have donated the saddle, pedals, and levers to my Claud Butler project. Have better levers to replace the OE ones, and will get some quill pedals, but will need another Brooks saddle in due course.

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