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Jack Taylor 'Curved Tube' - 1951

Owned by: Colin Brooker

Jack Taylor Curved 1

Frame Jack Taylor 1951 - Frame No. 1920, lugless construction, short wheel base road/path model. 23”
Wheels 27" Alloy rims on DF large flange hubs
Chainset Williams cottered chainset
Pedals Lyotard Platform
Gears Single-speed, fixed
Brakes GB Hiduminium front brake
Stem/Bars GB Spearpoint alloy stem and GB bars
Headset Baylis Wiley
Saddle Brooks Competition
Extra details This is an ultra-close clearance SWB frame, only possible in conjuction with track ends which take the wheel to the rear for removal. Here fitted with 27" high pressure wheels. the clearance to the seat tube is very close. This frame is the earliest known curved-tube model.

Jack Taylor 5 RB

Jack Taylor 3 RB
Rear facing track end with frame number 1920. This allows the very close clearance as seen on the left. 
Jack Taylor RB 4