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Rory O'Brien - 1960s

Submitted by Simon Penfold 


Rory O'Brien 1960s - frame no. A4044; seat tube 24",  wheelbase 41", bottom bracket 11"; Reynolds 531 DB tubing
Nisi 27" HP rims  on Campagnolo Record small-flange hubs 32/40
Chainset Stronglight 49D cranks with TA 50T ring
Pedals Campagnolo Gran Sport
Gears Campagnolo Gran Sport rear changer with Campagnolobar-end lever
Brakes Universal 61 levers and calipers
Stem/Bars  GB alloy Maes bars on Reynolds Spearpoint stem
Saddle Brooks professional on Reynolds alloy seatpost
Extra details Early 1960s in original paintwork, possibly built by Ephgrave or Vic Edwards

Side view showing lugs and braze-ons
Front view of head

Drive chain showing Stronglight cranks, TA ring and Campagnolo rear changer