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1981 Holdsworth Professional

Bike tags: Road bike | Holdsworth Professional
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1981

This frame/fork was built up out of parts I had on hand - primarily Shimano 600, with Cinelli bars and stem, and a Turbo saddle. (I have recently replaced the Turbo with a 1973 Brooks Pro.) Tires are the 700 x 25's that I once had on my Bob Jackson, and which ride very nicely (wish I could find another pair of these.) I'll get it all dialed in and then this ride is destined for my office for lunch time rides to grab a bite to eat. Ridiculous driving half a mile for food.

***UPDATED*** This bike has had some changes since I first added this post. Note that the Turbo has been swapped out for a black Brooks Pro, more "proper" road bike levers have returned, and a more stylish/comfortable (to me, anyway) black cotton wrap added. More correct pedals and cages, also. Gears are still pretty tall, but this is one fast bike.

People who friended this bike knapprobert, mafffoster, Splined, campystamp, Beckets, Giacomo 1, BlueDevil, VintagebikePhil, per.k, Brannigan, Reynolds753, Smiley


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