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    Modolo morphos hood replacements?

    I've had these on an old bike for years, I know they aren't widely loved but I've found them to be perfectly acceptable for a winter bike, I retired the bike a couple of years ago and decided to fit the shifters to a Raleigh Pioneer that I'm making into a 'new' winter bike...however the hoods...
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    Cockpit-Eye-View shots only. Post them here!!

    Raleigh Montage
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    When did it lose it for you.....

    Ahead sets...just why? I get 1 1 /8" may be stronger but that was do able with quills, also disliked V brakes they just look crap to my eye, never had any issues with well set up decent cantilever even up in the Peak District on very steep descents
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    For Sale Bits and pieces

    PM'd
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    For Sale Bits and pieces

    Will do.
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    For Sale Bits and pieces

    I'll take the sakae stem if still available?
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    Edison Cycles - Any links or tips on information

    Eddie and son hence Edison, top class machines, both worked at Carlton I believe, often the fork and rear seat/chainstays are finished in the Carlton open end way. Pretty sure all were built to order in house, they did TT, road, tourers, CX and MTB's I'm sure.
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    UK import duty from the EU post 2021

    Problem with zero value or undervaluing is that if it gets lost you lose out. Prior to Brexit I regularly posted to EU countries, post Brexit it appears that 19% or so is being levied if importing from the EU or to the UK, trouble is its not even applied all the time. I sent a pair of shoes...
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    New (to me) bike

    The hubs came off a 60s/70s Bob Jackson Road bike that was far too big and they were laced to tubular rims, they are light and VERY smooth, the bike will never see serious off road use so they'll be good for years to cone...probably see me out😆
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    New (to me) bike

    Update on this, I've had the wheels rebuilt using the original Alesa wide section rims onto Omas 'big sliding'? hubs with db stainless spokes, still a fair bit more to do but I've pretty much all the kit ready, just waiting for the lighter nights so I can build it up in the evening sun shilst...
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    For Sale Cat eye Mini computer

    arrived in good order, works well, many thanks.
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    Wanted 6 speed freewheel wanted

    Has anyone got a 13/14 to 28/32 ish Freewheel, Suntour or Shimano, I'm having wheels rebuilt with new hubs and absolutely no way will the old freewheel come off.
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    For Sale Cat eye Mini computer

    I'll take, it'll be great for my Raleigh Pioneer do everything winter bike.
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    For Sale Cat eye Mini computer

    is it complete with all mounting hardware?
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