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by scoot
20 Aug 2020, 7:48am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Aende frames
Replies: 9
Views: 387

Re: Aende frames

Hi,

It was a real beauty of a bike but too small for me, so disappointed but I didn't buy it.

Thanks for your comments,

Paul
by scoot
18 Aug 2020, 9:37pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Aende frames
Replies: 9
Views: 387

Re: Aende frames

Hi Drossal,

Nice bike

Paul
by scoot
18 Aug 2020, 4:58pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Aende frames
Replies: 9
Views: 387

Re: Aende frames

Hi Speedsix dave I've owned two Aendes, one custom-made and one second hand, and he repaired my Moulton speedsix after a crash too. The custom was a 653 fillet-brazed road bike ordered in July 1994, for a cost of £375. It had a long top tube and was a really beautiful bike in metallic red and silver...
by scoot
18 Aug 2020, 4:01pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Aende frames
Replies: 9
Views: 387

Re: Aende frames

Hi Peetee and Foxyrider, thanks for the comments. I'm going to measure my bikes this evening and compare geometry when I se it tomorrow. I'm after something faster than my Raleigh Record Ace (531 tubing) but dimensionally more like my more recent Giant Defy 3. hoping to build up a speedy endurance b...
by scoot
18 Aug 2020, 12:37pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Aende frames
Replies: 9
Views: 387

Aende frames

Hi, I'm looking at an Aende Reynolds 653 frame for reasonable money, it looks quality from the pics and from what I can find on the web they seem interesting. The only detail I have is that its 653 tubing and from the 90's, sorry I cant post any pics ( IT numptie plus none available here at work :) ...
by scoot
19 Oct 2018, 1:01pm
Forum: Non-standard, Human Powered Vehicles
Topic: Recumbant trikes near Ipswich and Colchester
Replies: 11
Views: 4911

Re: Recumbant trikes near Ipswich and Colchester

Hi,

Guess I should try one :)

I'll see if I can find a local shop that will let me have a go :)

Cheers,

Paul
by scoot
19 Oct 2018, 8:06am
Forum: Non-standard, Human Powered Vehicles
Topic: Recumbant trikes near Ipswich and Colchester
Replies: 11
Views: 4911

Re: Recumbant trikes near Ipswich and Colchester

Hi, Couldn't reply very well last night XAP Bob you have a good point and really made me laugh :D . I have rarely had a car for personal use, we have the family car but the wife has that all week. So always on 2 wheels, pedal if I can and if not motorbike, Over a year ago I got a car for fun and the...
by scoot
18 Oct 2018, 6:08pm
Forum: Non-standard, Human Powered Vehicles
Topic: Recumbant trikes near Ipswich and Colchester
Replies: 11
Views: 4911

Re: Recumbant trikes near Ipswich and Colchester

Thanks,

They were the ones I saw

Excellent

Paul
by scoot
18 Oct 2018, 8:12am
Forum: Non-standard, Human Powered Vehicles
Topic: Recumbant trikes near Ipswich and Colchester
Replies: 11
Views: 4911

Recumbant trikes near Ipswich and Colchester

Hi, On Monday I saw a yellow full bodied recumbent trike leaving Ipswich at about 17.30. The following morning I saw a yellow and blue one a little distance apart at about 07.30, I think it was the same yellow one as the night before. They were now going towards Colchester which is about 15 miles fr...
by scoot
16 Oct 2018, 10:29pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Fully enclosed recumbent trikes today
Replies: 0
Views: 360

Fully enclosed recumbent trikes today

Hi,

I saw two trikes this morning going towards Colchester and one of them near Ipswich yesterday teatime.

Is there something going on?

Good looking machines

Cheers

Paul

Sorry submitted twice please ignore this one
by scoot
30 Aug 2018, 6:29pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: How to age an older bike
Replies: 17
Views: 1306

Re: How to age an older bike

Thanks again for the info

Paul
by scoot
16 Aug 2018, 9:55pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: How to age an older bike
Replies: 17
Views: 1306

Re: How to age an older bike

Hi,

Frame number is 9038220

Where can I check this out?

Cheers,

Paul
by scoot
16 Aug 2018, 3:07pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: How to age an older bike
Replies: 17
Views: 1306

Re: How to age an older bike

Hi Mattsccm,

Retro bike wasn't too informative, ctc is always very helpful :)

I asked retrobike first because I can add piccies to fb and like seeing a pic of my bike on the www.

I'll look on the BB later

Cheers,

Paul
by scoot
16 Aug 2018, 1:26pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: How to age an older bike
Replies: 17
Views: 1306

Re: How to age an older bike

Hi,

Here it is from a fb page :)

https://scontent-lht6-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/ ... e=5BFDBF02

Cheers,

Paul