Black Roberts touring frame

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KM2
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Black Roberts touring frame

Postby KM2 » 12 Jun 2018, 9:01pm

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Black Roberts touring frame with 53 cm top tube
Seat tube 48 cm centre to top.
Some touch up needed.
Two bottle mounts
Pump pegs on seat stay.
Reynolds 531st
130mm rear end
Spidel headset.
Doncaster area
£160
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deliquium
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Re: Black Roberts touring frame

Postby deliquium » 13 Jun 2018, 8:21am

What are the centre to centre measurements of front fork and rear frame canti bosses please?
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Re: Black Roberts touring frame

Postby KM2 » 13 Jun 2018, 9:45am

Fork to bracket. 59 cm approx
Rear bosses 28.5 cm from horizontal ends.

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Re: Black Roberts touring frame

Postby deliquium » 13 Jun 2018, 10:00am

KM2 wrote:Fork to bracket. 59 cm approx
Rear bosses 28.5 cm from horizontal ends.


Thanks :) but it's the width between each canti stud centre I was after. To ascertain whether they're modern V brake compatible or the older and narrower late 80s early 90s canti specific?
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Re: Black Roberts touring frame

Postby KM2 » 13 Jun 2018, 12:59pm

About 63/65 mm, had cantilevers on it.

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Re: Black Roberts touring frame

Postby deliquium » 13 Jun 2018, 4:18pm

KM2 wrote:About 63/65 mm, had cantilevers on it.



Thanks. So it's probably late 80s/early 90s? Unfortunately would want to run V brakes :(
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