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by steve.y.griffith
9 Jun 2019, 8:51pm
Forum: For Sale - Complete bikes ONLY - state FRAME SIZE in title
Topic: 1985Roy Thame 60cm high spec.
Replies: 1
Views: 306

1985Roy Thame 60cm high spec.

1985 RoyThame (Holdsworth shop and racing team mgr who had a few frames made with his name ) 60 cm 531 butted , White with orange head and transfers and half chrome forks ,chain stays and seat stays .Campag ends and other braze ins .OLD 126mm.Fancy lugs Clover leaf style. 57cm top tube(all sizes cen...
by steve.y.griffith
3 Jun 2019, 5:54pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: 26.4mm Seatpost - SORTED
Replies: 1
Views: 166

Re: 26.4mm Seatpost

Hi , I have a Campag one in 26.4 fluted . Used but full working order and complete
£12 plus postage or Collect N London
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by steve.y.griffith
31 May 2019, 10:46am
Forum: For Sale - bits of bikes, etc.
Topic: Sun Rhyno 700c rims pair 36h new
Replies: 1
Views: 258

Sun Rhyno 700c rims pair 36h new

Pair of these very tough touring rims new still in box from SJSC.
700c 36 hole.
£25 for the pair plus £13.50 postage by Parcelforce 48.
Or Collect N London near J2 MI and Northern line tube
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by steve.y.griffith
30 May 2019, 9:39am
Forum: For Sale - Complete bikes ONLY - state FRAME SIZE in title
Topic: BIKE FRIDAY Superb condition SOLD
Replies: 5
Views: 388

Re: BIKE FRIDAY Superb condition lightly used

Measured from centre of head set to centre top tube 54cm
by steve.y.griffith
30 May 2019, 8:30am
Forum: For Sale - Complete bikes ONLY - state FRAME SIZE in title
Topic: BIKE FRIDAY Superb condition SOLD
Replies: 5
Views: 388

BIKE FRIDAY Superb condition SOLD

A Bike Friday (American made small wheeled bike ) Only lightly used 21 gears : Sachs three speed hub with seven speed Neos derailleur. Red. 20" metric wheels. Complete ride away only part that has been replaced is the left Ofmega cranks with a visually similar Stronglight . £250 collect from No...
by steve.y.griffith
16 May 2019, 7:42pm
Forum: People, Events & Rides
Topic: MUSWELL HILL CYCLE JUMBLE SAT 18TH MAY 2019
Replies: 1
Views: 185

Re: MUSWELL HILL CYCLE JUMBLE SAT 18TH MAY 2019

A morning well spent if you are after bikes bits ancient or modern. Where else could you get stuff at bargain prices ,enjoy tea and cake and chat about bikes?
by steve.y.griffith
13 May 2019, 4:23pm
Forum: For Sale - bits of bikes, etc.
Topic: Shimano Ergo/105 mech/track pedals/Stronglight
Replies: 3
Views: 475

Shimano Ergo/105 mech/track pedals/Stronglight

All lightly used and in good condition.Postage extra£4 for one or all items: or collect N London ,N3 -Shimano RSX seven speed Ergo levers pair £20 -Shimano 105 short cage rear mech model RD1056 date code for 1995 Up to 8 speed£7 -SR track pedals model 200AL £10 sold -Stronglight 80 cranks 170mm with...
by steve.y.griffith
1 Apr 2019, 9:00pm
Forum: People, Events & Rides
Topic: Wayfarer Centenary Weekend 29-31 March 2019
Replies: 18
Views: 6110

Re: Wayfarer Centenary Weekend 29-31 March 2019

A Fantastic
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weekend , perfect weather, ride, company and food!
by steve.y.griffith
2 Feb 2019, 3:46pm
Forum: Non-standard, Human Powered Vehicles
Topic: Recumbents for sale
Replies: 0
Views: 4206

Recumbents for sale

The National Cycle Museum has two high quality recumbents for sale. Both are branded Merlin and are unused ,judging by the dates on some of the components built up about 15 years ago. The red model is complete (comes with clip less Shimano pedals and there is more webbing for the seat)£500 The blue ...
by steve.y.griffith
8 Oct 2018, 6:25pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Wayfarer Memorial whereabouts of Log books
Replies: 5
Views: 532

Re: Wayfarer Memorial whereabouts of Log books

No I haven't but that would be useful if you could do that
by steve.y.griffith
8 Oct 2018, 5:50pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Wayfarer Memorial whereabouts of Log books
Replies: 5
Views: 532

Wayfarer Memorial whereabouts of Log books

A bit of history, in March 1919 Wayfarer (pen name of a leading Cycling journalist) with two companions from the Anfield Bicycle Club made the crossing in the Berwyns ,N Wales known as the Nant Rhyd Wilym He wriote up the adventure in 'Cycling ' entitled Over the Top(a clear reference to the Great W...
by steve.y.griffith
13 Sep 2017, 3:55pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Cycling Across China (Shanghai to Kunming)
Replies: 10
Views: 1144

Re: Cycling Across China (Shanghai to Kunming)

Re camping unless you are in very remote area you will be picked up by the police. Plenty of cheap hotels ask for 客棧Guest House.Pay from £5 to £14 ,often family run places .I would recommend not going near Shanghai it's the most developed part of China and very crowded even by Chinese standards Navi...
by steve.y.griffith
19 Sep 2016, 7:14pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Cycling in west China
Replies: 23
Views: 1474

Re: Cycling in west China

Good glad you had a good trip . It's very difficult to explain to anyone who hasn't been there the speed of development and impact on environment. After living there and many years of visiting I now limit myself to a very few places in the South , Western Hunan湘西 and nothrpren parts of Guiyang provi...
by steve.y.griffith
9 Jul 2016, 11:44am
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Cycling in west China
Replies: 23
Views: 1474

Re: Cycling in west China

Meant to add some of of those prefixed G roads will be dual carriageway/motorway which may not be good for cycling however you should be able to find an alternative. Also re navigation except the G prefixed roads , roads in China are not numbered on sign posts . Usually they have the place names in ...
by steve.y.griffith
8 Jul 2016, 8:04am
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Cycling in west China
Replies: 23
Views: 1474

Re: Cycling in west China

China southern are fine with bikes usual requirements eg boxing up. I think you will struggle to change anything apart from £$€ in many cities inChina . NB usually only Bank of China not other banks can change money. The route looks good definitely off the usual tourist routes and the scenery will ...