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Bates Eucadian - 1951

Owned by: Bob Damper

Bates Eucadian 1



Frame
Bates Eucadian - frame number EE 15670, dates the frame as 1951 (checked with Martin Coopland), seat tube 23", top tube 22½", wheelbase 40½"; frame renovation in Gullwing Grey and Black by Vaz Finishes.Frame bought in September 2007
Wheels
Solite 32H front hub, Solite 40H rear hub, Alumlite rims 26 x 1¼, Michelin Sport tyres
Chainset Williams C34, 46T chainring; Bayliss-Wiley bottom bracket
Pedals Chater-Lea sprint, Cyclo Oppy toe clips, Christophe straps
Gears Herailleur 3-speed, Cyclo 16-19-22 block giving gear ratios of 74.8", 62.9" and 54.4"
Brakes CLB Alp Competition
Stem/Bars GB girder stem with GB Maes handlebars
Headset Stronglight
Saddle Brooks B17 oval logo
Extra details Chossy saddlebag with Brooks bag support; Chater-Lea front fork lamp bracket, Lucas cyclometer

Bates Eucadian 2
Herailleur 3-speed rear changer with Cyclo 16-19-22 block