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Ephgrave Italia - 1953

Owned by: Pat Curtis

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Frame Ephgrave Italia No. 1931 LE (1953); 21½"; Reynolds 531 DB tubing
Wheels Excelto L/F hubs with Mavic 27 x 1¼" rims
Chainset Williams C34 with fluted cranks - 48t ring
Pedals MKS with Christoph clips and straps
Gears Fixed-wheel 48 x 19
Brakes Mafac lever - Alp stirrups
Stem/Bars Ambrosio Stem with Giro de Sicilia bars
Saddle Unica
Extra details Although the Italia was a cheaper model of Ephgrave's it is quite rare as most of the frames sold by Ephgrave were the No. 1 versions

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Simple clean cut of the Italia lug
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Front view of head lugs
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Seat lug was also quite plain