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 Post subject: Peugeot Vitus
PostPosted: Mon Dec 19, 2011 9:56 pm 
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Almost finished. Trying to keep it french at least.....don't look at the shimano rear mech!
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PostPosted: Tue Dec 20, 2011 7:20 pm 
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Looks very nice.

Any more photos or info on spec?


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PostPosted: Wed Dec 21, 2011 4:57 pm 
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Damn nice ! Reminds me of Phil Anderson !

Havent seen a 979 Duralinox on the scene in a long while.. Mores the pity


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PostPosted: Wed Dec 21, 2011 11:27 pm 
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Below is the spec.....(will get more photo's as well)

Frame/Fork: Vitus Peugeot
Headset: spidel
Stem: Cinelli 1a
Handlebar: Cinelli 64-42
Bar Tape: cloth
Brake Levers: Dia-compe
Brake Calipers: modolo speedy
Shifters: Simplex
Front Derailleur: peugeot (simplex)
Rear Derailleur: shimano....arrrrgh!!!!
Cassette: sachs 6 speed
Chain: sedis
Cranks: stonglight 104
Pedals: Gipiemme (i think)
Rims: Ma2/Ma3
Hubs: R = nouvo record, F = maillard L/F
Saddle: rools
Seatpost: cheap fluted alloy

Need to find/do
Cinelli 64-42's without the aero grooves!!
Simplex rear mech (got one but it a weighs a ton!)
repair rubber hood to Mafac brakes......or find some modolo levers?
what do you think?
I'd like to keep it french.....failing that european!!


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PostPosted: Thu Dec 22, 2011 6:58 pm 
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some pics of the build so far.....

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PostPosted: Thu Dec 22, 2011 7:24 pm 
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That's looking good, I like the high flange hubs and the Rolls, they give it a certain, errr, je ne sai quoi :)


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PostPosted: Fri Dec 23, 2011 10:05 pm 
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I like that, it is very pretty.


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PostPosted: Sat Dec 24, 2011 11:11 am 
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WRT the levers, Hilary Stone has some Modolo's at the moment.


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PostPosted: Sat Dec 24, 2011 3:39 pm 
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the modolo kronos levers that Hilary has are a bit too modern.....

tiermat wrote:
WRT the levers, Hilary Stone has some Modolo's at the moment.


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PostPosted: Sat Dec 24, 2011 4:40 pm 
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nice and clean.. good job!


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