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70s Centurion Le Mans

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Hi-Tensile Steel

SR stem. Sakae Handlebars, Centurion branded

Tange forks (pretty sure). Headset ?

Sunshine hub. Unsure of rims. Rebuilt

Sunshine hub. Unsure of rims. Rebuilt

Sugino cranks. Unsure of bottom bracket

SR seatpost. Old Rolls saddle

MKS pedals, toeclips and straps

Rear: Suntour VGT Luxe. Front Suntour VX. Suntour power shifters

Brakes: Diacompe center-pull front and rear.
Brake levers: Diacompe.

Bought it for from a second hand store in Wonthaggi (big up the 'thag!).

Frame's pretty scratched up, but otherwise after a bit of a polish and a few replacement parts, it's a comfy ride.

I know it's a bit weird to restore a bike like this, but hey - I had fun doing it :)

People who friended this bike soundsgreen, musclanis, fierce sylph, mastronaut, Vuelta, cannonhugodale, koonuy

Rare bike, very worthy of

Rare bike, very worthy of saving. Nice work

Not weird...

it's a very cool slice of history.

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