For Sale Claud Butler Strada single speed bike ideal as a commuting or general purpose road racing bike .
22 1/2″ or 57cm sized frame measured from centre of crank to centre of seat pinch bolt and 21 3/4″ or 55 cm along the top tube centre to centre and has a standover height of 34″ or 86.5cm . Main tubing is Reynolds cro mo double butted . All original paintwork in a nice purpley shade of blue with original decals in tact . Dates from around the mid 80’s , but just converted to single speed less than 100 miles ago by myself .
Original Sakae powering double crankset is retained and is set up on the outer 52 tooth ring whilst if you wanted you could adjust chain line and run a 42 front gear , rear is a 20 tooth gear with a spacer kit . Wheels are unmatched 700 alloy affairs , the fr being a 17 x 700 Weinmann rim laced on to a Joytech hub whilst the rear is a 19 x 700 Schurmann rim laced to Shimano freehub , fitted with a mixed used set of michelin and Hutchinson tyres .
Braking is taken care of by a pr of Shimano exage calipers operated via new inner and outer cables by a pr of Shimano aero exage levers mounted on a set of Hsinlung drop bars on an 85mm custom quill stem .
Frame has 2 sets of bottle cage mounts but no cages supplied or fitted , large black platform wellgo pedals , kalin 26.8 mm alloy micro adjust seat post with a generic black cushioned saddle (not the one shown in pictures) . New black bar tape just fitted . Tange Head set has just been cleaned and re packed with fresh grease as has the bottom bracket along with a new drive chain . Rides nice and smoothly .
Asking £115 collected from Wellingborough NN8 postcode or could be sent to most UK postcodes for an extra £25