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c.1972 Motobecane Le Champion

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60cm/1972

531/Stronglight

Camp Tipo/Weinmann Concave/Continental Super Sport

Camp Tipo/Weinmann Concave/Continental Super Sport

TA/Stronglight

Avocet/?

CampNR/Suntour Mountech/Huret Duopar

Camp NR

Another simple, practical setup for the Pacific Northwest. Somewhat of a work in progress, but that describes all my bikes. I love the color combination on this one.

People who friended this bike Aaron C, oldmuthariley, Zephyrus, swardenh, Velogarden, campystamp, Brannigan, anderp2, A-ko, GGB, van, per.k, vqstaphbeard

And this one's also added to two clusters

again, Pack mules and 50.4

A curious triple chainring setup you have there. Not a half-step + granny, nor a straight alpine, but with the middle+granny rings spaced closer together. Is there a particular idea behind it, or were these just the rings you had on hand?

oh, yeah this one was just

oh, yeah this one was just what I had around at the time. I don't end up riding this bike much, so I haven't made a priority of getting the ratios just right. I like this bike more for the looks than the ride- it's kind of a truck and feels sluggish compared to a Gitane or Peugeot- but so pretty!



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