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by viscountamble
26 Apr 2018, 12:16pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Viscount bicycles!!
Replies: 2740
Views: 367490

Re: Viscount bicycles!!

Hiya. Thanks for the info. I live in Amble, Northumberland, NE65 0NF, if thats any help. I would be grateful if a learned friend could help with loan of correct tool! The 6000RS bearings might be turning in the hub. They both seem to turn smoothly to finger touch. In any case i need to get at the be...
by viscountamble
21 Apr 2018, 3:24pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Viscount bicycles!!
Replies: 2740
Views: 367490

Re: Viscount bicycles!!

I have never inserted an image before so have added as an attachment. It is a Shimano with YK stamped on it. Internal diameter Slot to slot 20.27mm. I hope that helps!
by viscountamble
21 Apr 2018, 9:39am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Viscount bicycles!!
Replies: 2740
Views: 367490

Re: Viscount bicycles!!

I have Viscount 'HF' hubs. I took the rear hub to the LBS to have the bearings replaced. It has come back very rough indeed and they suggested that I ride it hard for a month! They say the hoyed the old bearings. So I am taking it apart but cannot find a freewheeling splined hub tool which fits. Wou...
by viscountamble
9 Apr 2018, 8:16am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Viscount bicycles!!
Replies: 2740
Views: 367490

Re: Viscount bicycles!!

Thanks Mike, most useful. Unfortunately my Sport was stored in a friend's barn for a number of years and rust is evident on frame, forks, stem and pedals. I need some guidance on what is best to do without spending oooodles of dosh. I have signed up to your link, thanks. Your Sport is beautiful. Wel...
by viscountamble
8 Apr 2018, 7:27pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Viscount bicycles!!
Replies: 2740
Views: 367490

Re: Viscount bicycles!!

Viscount Bike Hi I am rebuilding my Viscount which I bought in Lymington,Hampshire, UK, in 1975. I have stripped it down. First time to replace BB, rear and front wheel, and headset bearings, so it hasnt done many miles but needs a heart transplant! The BB transplant went very well thanks to interne...