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by bagpussctc
21 Aug 2019, 4:30pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Vintage Bicycle Advertisements; good, bad. ugly...
Replies: 289
Views: 6503

Re: Vintage Bicycle Advertisements; good, bad. ugly...

Clearly a case of to much advocaat in this Dutch advert

ImageDutch Bicycle advert by rebalrid, on Flickr
by bagpussctc
21 Aug 2019, 11:04am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Vintage Bicycle Advertisements; good, bad. ugly...
Replies: 289
Views: 6503

Re: Vintage Bicycle Advertisements; good, bad. ugly...

Hey Johnny show me your bike... https://live.staticflickr.com/3735/12215031903_ac3a82a406_z.jpg Rudge Bicycle Advert- Dependable by Spacecat, San Francisco , on Flickr Follow me... on a BSA. https://live.staticflickr.com/5520/12215379766_ce58210b5b_z.jpg BSA Bicycle Advert- More Fun by Spacecat, San...
by bagpussctc
21 Aug 2019, 10:55am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Vintage Bicycle Advertisements; good, bad. ugly...
Replies: 289
Views: 6503

Re: Vintage Bicycle Advertisements; good, bad. ugly...

The great Reg Harris pedalled Raleighs wares. https://live.staticflickr.com/3752/12215238576_e587eca16c_z.jpg Raleigh Bicycle Advert- Reg Harris by Spacecat, San Francisco , on Flickr Another from Raleigh that I have never seen before. https://live.staticflickr.com/7337/12214837673_b43b6986e8_z.jpg ...
by bagpussctc
21 Aug 2019, 9:13am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Vintage Bicycle Advertisements; good, bad. ugly...
Replies: 289
Views: 6503

Re: Vintage Bicycle Advertisements; good, bad. ugly...

Holdsworths racing team did the taking for them. Worked for me. I started riding, as a teenager, around that time, and a Holdsworth was my first dream bike. I liked the Mistral and (because of the team) the Professional. I finally managed to get a Mistral from that era a few years ago. In about 197...
by bagpussctc
21 Aug 2019, 8:08am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Vintage Bicycle Advertisements; good, bad. ugly...
Replies: 289
Views: 6503

Re: Vintage Bicycle Advertisements; good, bad. ugly...

Brucey wrote:indechirable = tear-proof, or tear-resistant. Presumably just the job if you are worried about terrible gnawing incidents.

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No good for anyone with dentures....
by bagpussctc
20 Aug 2019, 8:00am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Vintage Bicycle Advertisements; good, bad. ugly...
Replies: 289
Views: 6503

Re: Vintage Bicycle Advertisements; good, bad. ugly...

Whilst this is not an add in the true sense of the word .It shows there is not much new it cycling. The 1896 book by A Sharp B.S.c, on bicycles and tricycles an elementary treatise on their design and construction, shows a bicycles fitted with disc wheels. https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/4858220...
by bagpussctc
19 Aug 2019, 9:09pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Vintage Bicycle Advertisements; good, bad. ugly...
Replies: 289
Views: 6503

Re: Vintage Bicycle Advertisements; good, bad. ugly...

Paris cycles of London built some interesting machines under the leadership of Harry Rensch . https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48578676527_20afcd8a03_z.jpg Paris cycles by rebalrid , on Flickr Sun Bicycles now built by Carlton & both part of the Ti Raleigh set up https://live.staticflickr.com...
by bagpussctc
19 Aug 2019, 8:31pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Vintage Bicycle Advertisements; good, bad. ugly...
Replies: 289
Views: 6503

Re: Vintage Bicycle Advertisements; good, bad. ugly...

Sweep wrote:That could be misread.
I hope they weren't planning a bit of profitable collaboration.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_YMVPXmaKds
by bagpussctc
19 Aug 2019, 7:24pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Vintage Bicycle Advertisements; good, bad. ugly...
Replies: 289
Views: 6503

Re: Vintage Bicycle Advertisements; good, bad. ugly...

A BSA offering . Sorry about the strip light fliker.

ImageBSA by rebalrid, on Flickr
by bagpussctc
19 Aug 2019, 3:07pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Vintage Bicycle Advertisements; good, bad. ugly...
Replies: 289
Views: 6503

Re: Vintage Bicycle Advertisements; good, bad. ugly...

The National cycle collection/museum in Llandindod Wells have some nice enemal signs in their collection . My last visit was back in 2010 https://live.staticflickr.com/4060/4474237586_24f3f49da7_z.jpg Elswick by rebalrid , on Flickr https://live.staticflickr.com/4063/4474240788_72785431a5_z.jpg Comp...
by bagpussctc
19 Aug 2019, 2:37pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: That Lidl are selling a heated saddle!
Replies: 16
Views: 710

Re: That Lidl are selling a heated saddle!

These could all become optioanal extras on e bikes . Plug in and cook. :shock:
by bagpussctc
19 Aug 2019, 9:30am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: That Lidl are selling a heated saddle!
Replies: 16
Views: 710

Re: That Lidl are selling a heated saddle!

Never say nether . Sounds like a pile trouble .
by bagpussctc
19 Aug 2019, 7:52am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Vintage Bicycle Advertisements; good, bad. ugly...
Replies: 289
Views: 6503

Re: Vintage Bicycle Advertisements; good, bad. ugly...

Raleigh concentrated on the power of the brand latterly . Shame they never looked over their shoulder. https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48573098936_9dc16d56fc_z.jpg Raleigh shop display sign. by rebalrid , on Flickr https://live.staticflickr.com/2004/1933582963_16483cafa6_z.jpg Raleigh shop displ...