A very interesting crank shorting adapter. From the illustrations, it allows a young lady to ride I bicycle that is too big for her. I didn't realize CLB offered so many different chainguards.
All Original. Amazed on the cool catalogs we have here.I wish I had time to scan these, especially the Singer, Herse, and VAR with Rebour drawings.Alex Singer (french)Dilecta (french, 1950s)Rene Herse (french, early 1960s)CLB (french, 1950s)Colnago(Italian, mid 1970s)VAR (french, 1966)Cinelli (Italian, 1970s)
a few sets of cool brakes from the second floor
a few cool sets of French brakes. Nice looking boxes as wellMafac Criterium cantilever brakes.Mafac Top 63 brakesBebolux braze on brake calipersCLB Racer cantilever brakes
Louison Bobet 650b bicycle
Louison Bobet was a very famous French racer, best known for his 3 consecutive Tour du France victories. He raced for the French bicycle manufacturer, Stella for many years. He was forced into retirement after a car accident.This bike is mid-level 1960s touring bike. Fr0m a distance, it looks like a typical French touring bike … Continue reading Louison Bobet 650b bicycle