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by snappygear
7 Aug 2018, 9:32am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Viscount bicycles!!
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Re: Viscount bicycles!!

Hi guys, Not sure if anybody can help or not.... you may remember a few years back I managed to source a baby Viscount Sprint. Well it's resto is underway but what I really need is either a supplier of decals... which I'm not hopeful of or a good hi-res image of a sprint top bar logo. Could any of y...
by snappygear
22 Nov 2013, 6:45pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Viscount bicycles!!
Replies: 2752
Views: 375438

Re: Viscount bicycles!!

Sooper8 wrote:There is a post on this thread, where an ex-employee of the Potters Bar factory mentions that he worked in the section that made kids bikes. I can't find it now but it might have more info than I remember...


I think I found the post by cricklewood_graeme, so have dropped him a PM!
by snappygear
21 Nov 2013, 8:00pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Viscount bicycles!!
Replies: 2752
Views: 375438

Re: Viscount bicycles!!

Sorry in advance for quality!! The bike.... http://i305.photobucket.com/albums/nn221/avarice69/IMG_5675_zpsc0369fbd.jpg Rear deraillier http://i305.photobucket.com/albums/nn221/avarice69/IMG_5686_zps387b3a8c.jpg Front Shifter http://i305.photobucket.com/albums/nn221/avarice69/IMG_5687_zps7f692be0.jp...
by snappygear
21 Nov 2013, 7:23pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Viscount bicycles!!
Replies: 2752
Views: 375438

Re: Viscount bicycles!!

Hi Stella,

Can I pm or email you a very quick photo? Whats the easiest way to do it?

** got some photos done...will see if I can upload them to this post!

Kind Regards

Rob
by snappygear
21 Nov 2013, 5:30pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Viscount bicycles!!
Replies: 2752
Views: 375438

Re: Viscount bicycles!!

Quick measurement from centre of BB to seat post is apprix 42cm/ 16.5in, top bar is 47cm/ 18.5 in.

Wheels look to be 20inches

Not sure if this helps at all?


Regards

Rob
by snappygear
21 Nov 2013, 5:24pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Viscount bicycles!!
Replies: 2752
Views: 375438

Re: Viscount bicycles!!

What measurements would give the best indication?

I bought it back quite late yesterday and not had chance to have a proper look at it yet, but it appears to be a 5 speed.

Will try and get some images up soon, in it's current sorry state!!

Rob
by snappygear
21 Nov 2013, 4:28pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Viscount bicycles!!
Replies: 2752
Views: 375438

Re: Viscount bicycles!!

I did have to make a small 'donation' to the tip, but I daresay this will have been pocketed! I'm really curious to know if anybody knows anything about this bike at all? Not been able to find much online... The bike is complete, but in a pretty sorry state so I'll try and get some images online soo...
by snappygear
20 Nov 2013, 4:31pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Viscount bicycles!!
Replies: 2752
Views: 375438

Re: Viscount bicycles!!

Hi guys, My first post on here so be gentle! I have been riding for the last year on a pretty modern bike and have previously restored cars as a hobby, so imagine the temptation when I visited our local tip to drop some household rubbish off and found a complete Viscount Sprint for a child. When I p...