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PostPosted: Mon May 20, 2019 11:47 am 
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Dawes - Galaxy 1997 - Tour Series (asking for £350) SOLD
Dawes, British hand built bikes, Birmingham, since 1926
Size: 61" frame (suit a rider over 6 foot in height).
Colour: Green/Brown
Tubing: Reynolds 531 Super tourist steel tubing with braze-on bosses (seat stay, down tube and forks) for fitting front and rear racks (panniers) and water bottle cages.

Based in York. UK
I well looked after touring bike that I have used on my weekly commute.
Usual cosmetic marks, please see photos.

Specification:
Frame: Reynolds 531
Fork - Butted chromoly
Wheels: 700C Mavic A319 rims (Aluminium side walls), a great Road/Touring wheel featuring Shimano Deore hubs. Spokes - DT Swiss 3 way laced.
Tyres - Schwalbe Marathon Commuter Tyres 700x32mm
Front Derailleur - Shimano Tiagra FD-4700
Rear Derailleur - Shimano Tiagra triple 9 speed rear derailleur, RD 4500 - new jockey wheels fitted T4050.
Shifters - Shimano Tiagra 22 speed STI (with Optical gear indicators)
Cassette: 9 Speed Shimano CS-4600-10 12-30T
Crank set - 175mm with 50/34 compact
Bottom bracket - Shimano Dura-Ace BB-7900 Hollow-Tech Bottom Bracket.
Chain - Shimano 9 speed (recently replaced, good condition)
Pedals - Shimano SPD (included)
Brakes - Avid shorty 6 cantilever (with newly fitted blocks)
Brake Levers- Shimano Tiagra STI Road Lever Set ST-4501, 2x9 Speed
Handlebar: FSA Compact Aluminium
Stem - Dawes oversize Aluminium
Headset - Threaded 1” to 1 1/8” oversize
Grips - Cork tape with gel

Saddle - Specialized Avatar Body geometry gel. 143mm / medium/wide size (cr-mo rails)
Seatpost - Dawes alloy
Mud guard: SKS Bluemels Olympic Racer Road Bike Front Rear Mud Mudguard Set 700C Matt Black - Rear mudguard has snapped (getting bike out of crowed garage) between the mounts, I have glued/tapped with nylon web and black electrical tape to colour match and has held up for months to date. Easy to replace.


Any questions about this listing I'd be happy to answer, please message


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PostPosted: Mon May 20, 2019 6:51 pm 
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Location: Avalon
Where is it ?


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PostPosted: Mon May 20, 2019 6:57 pm 
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It's just south of York, North Yorkshire. UK


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PostPosted: Mon May 20, 2019 6:58 pm 
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Location: Avalon
Too far up north for me


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I am prepared to travel up to 50 miles for free if any good.


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PostPosted: Mon May 20, 2019 7:01 pm 
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I would still have to travel over 200 miles


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PostPosted: Sat May 25, 2019 2:17 am 
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With a 61 inch frame I’d say it suits a rider over 10 foot in height :wink:


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PostPosted: Sat May 25, 2019 9:26 am 
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nafaiutb wrote:
With a 61 inch frame I’d say it suits a rider over 10 foot in height :wink:

Would suit a Wookiee!


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