Weinnman - Stronglight

 

RALEIGH CARLTON

 

 

 

ALL CHROME

 

 

 

 Pre 1970 

 

 

Made in Nottingham England 

~ ALL CHROME RALEIGH CARLTON ~

 

- Pre 1970 (?) Raleigh Carlton (Club bike)

- Weight - approx. 25 lbs 

- Reynolds 531 Tube set

- Stronglight steel 6.5" double fluted steel crank set (stamped)

- Brampton bottom bracket & Raleigh spindle (stamped)

- GB alloy Stem (stamped)

- Weinmann 750 Vainqueur 999 alloy center pull brakes (labeled)

- Weinmann alloy levers with white Carlton hoods (stamped)

- NOS Mallard rear hub NOS W/DT 14g straight gauge spokes (stamped)

- NOS 5-speed HERO 14/24 free wheel stamped)

- Normandy front hub, spoking specific NOS W/DT double butted (stamped)

- NOS WEINMANN Made in Belgium Alloy rims Deep dish 700C  (stamped)

- Raleigh quill pedals made in England (stamped)

- NOS Simplex Rear derailleur with rebuilt to last jockey wheels (labeled)

- Simplex front derailleur (stamped)

- Simplex Special Alloy shift Levers (5/10 speed) will acc. 6/12 speed 

- New KMC Z51 chain 

- NEW Kenda Concept 700 x 23C

 

I have restored this bike to as original as possible, with the exception of the saddle, spokes, tires and the rims, which are to era. It's a lot like NEW... 

The bike rides very well, strong, and sound.