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    Help with Frame ID

    Well I think I have found the bike that it is a Carrera Tony Doyle 1989
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    Those were the days !

    Just seen this on tv !
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    News Retro Bikes linked to Covid

    I really don't know because I have not volunteered for the last few weeks due to the rates of Covid but I will be back soon.
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    News Retro Bikes linked to Covid

    I volunteer at a local bike charity and last week one of the donated bikes had this on it.
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    20 inch frame Townsend Warlord it might be for someone on here,

    Hi all I refurbed this bike last week at a cycle charity that I volunteer at and they have it for sale for £135. it is very good and hasn't had much use .It has had New chain /inner and outer cables /and new tyres / front and rear brakes Due to age not wear. https://www.rideoncycling.org/ The...
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    Help with Frame ID

    Yes it is biopace and I thought I might get some grief about the pedals.I don't like toeclips and the original pedals were one sided so I had those sitting about and used them to keep costs down.
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    Help with Frame ID

    Well it's now my Pub / Pop up the shops bike . Before & after Total cost including purchase and powder coating £125
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    Wanted Cheap frameset - large.

    Do you have a local bike charity as a frame like that they would strip and discard. So you should be able to get one super cheap or for a donation
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    Mafac Brake lever adjuster

    I have now sorted the adjuster screw problem I have made 2 as the other brass one was bent and weak .I used 2 M6 steel screws and nuts 1. super glued a nut on each screw 2. Ground down the nut to the suitable size. 3. Cut to length . 4.Tomorrow I will take to a guy up the road to have the...
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    Mafac Brake lever adjuster

    Thanks Jim for the effort but they both look bent at the end which seems to be a common problem there is a guy on here who repairs them I have messaged him and I am waiting for a reply.
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    Mafac Brake lever adjuster

    Can anyone point me to anywhere in the uk who could suppy one Mafac brake lever cable adjuster like the ones below or has anyone got a spare . https://www.aquadentalv.com/index.php?main_page=product_info&products_id=793989
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    The Road Bike How Much Thread

    Peugeot Richard Virenque Team Festina Replica I pick it up yesterday and it's very clean and tidy I would like to know a rough guide price if anyone could hwlp please.
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    Help with Frame ID

    The bottom bracket is standard English
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    Help with Frame ID

    I picked up the saddle today from the guy and it is a 1998 saddle
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