Retrobike Forum Index

It is currently Mon Dec 10, 2018 4:28 am

* Login   * Register * Search  * FAQ

Forum rules

**Classified Rules & Guidance - Feedback - Dispute Procedure - Gold Trader Status - All Adverts Need A Price - 5 Adverts Maximum - Leave Prices In Sold Adverts - No cross posting adverts**

Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 2 posts ] 
Author Message
PostPosted: Fri Feb 23, 2018 11:28 am 
Old School Hero
User avatar

Joined: Mon Oct 15, 2012 11:12 pm
Posts: 243
Location: Herts/Essex border
Does anyone have a rod operated front derailleur ? Made by the likes of Simplex, Cyclo, Huret etc. No down tube lever or cable, you operate it by turning the top of a rod directly attached to the derailleur alongside the seat tube. Sometimes called a "suicide gear" ! Don't worry; I am not feeling depressed !
I need it to complete a French bike from the 1940s where the down tube lever positions are already taken by a two lever operated Huret rear derailleur.
Thanks for looking.

PostPosted: Sat Feb 24, 2018 6:18 pm 
Retro Guru
User avatar

Joined: Thu May 17, 2012 11:04 am
Posts: 550
Location: manchester
Hilary Stone would be your best bet or patience on ebay

Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 2 posts ] 

All times are UTC [ DST ]

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 4 guests

You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  

About Us

Follow Retrobike

Other cool stuff

All content © 2005-2015 Retrobike unless otherwise stated.
Cookies Policy.
bikedeals - the best bike deals in one place
FatCOGS - Fat Chance Owner's Group

Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Group