Grease fitting on bottom bracket spindle

Coventry(uk) Ultralite cottered bottom bracket axle has grease fittings on either end of the spindle and a hole at both bearing races so grease grease can be injected into the bottom bracket without disassembling. One could also use lightweight oil, as well.Suntour(japan), in conjunction with Wilderness Trail Brothers(WTB), later used a similar design with their … Continue reading Grease fitting on bottom bracket spindle

WTB- looking for parts for BSA Airbourne Paratrooper bicycle

A customer brought in a wartime BSA Paratrooper bicycle. The bicycle folds in half and was used in service by British paratroopers, during WWII.We are looking for a set of brakes, unique to the bicycle, not sure if available on other model bicycles. And we are looking for the BSA saddle for the bike.(disclaimer- these … Continue reading WTB- looking for parts for BSA Airbourne Paratrooper bicycle