Our garden was burgled last Summer and my wife's Specialized Hybrid bike is one of the victim.
Instead of buying similar safe option (=boring), I have found this French mixte frame bike as cheap project.
Frame: 510mm, Mixte, Steel
Headset: Unbranded, French Size
Stem: Alloy, French Size
Handlebar: Steel, 25mm@clamp, French Size?
Bar Grip: Black Rubber
Brake Levers: Unbranded Alloy, nice curve
Brake Calipers: Mafac Racer (F/R)
Shifters: Huret, Down Tube Double
Front Derailleur: Huret
Rear Derailleur: Huret
FreeWheel: 5 Speed Unknown
Cranks: Solida Steel Cotter
Chainrings: Steel, 48T, 40T
Bottom Bracket: Probably French
Pedals: Unknown Brand Steel Touring Pedal
Rims: Ridgida Steel 700c, 36H
Hubs: Unbranded Alloy, Solid Axle with wing nut fixing
Tyres: Michelin World Tour 700 x 28c
Saddle: Unknown Plastic
Seatpost: Steel, 24.5mm(!) dia.
Seatpost Binder: Steel Bolt/nut
Extras: TA Front Rack, Soubitez Front Lamp, Dynamo and Rear Light
My aim is to tidy up this bike with minimum expense and make it look like this Rene Herse