Vintage 3 Speed English Bicycles


The $50.00 Superbe

Someone before me spent a little bit of money on this bike before I got it last weekend.
Not sure if they spent wisely….
I posted before that it appears someone tried to re-furbish the rear hub and had only succeeded in wrecking it.

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The sun gear was completely ground down…
And the hub was way too tight. The adjustable cone side had the locknut and washer reversed as well.

A healthy sun gear below.

The headset has been replaced and the chain and cables are new.
It also has a suspension seat post. The Dynohub works.

In any case, it’s back on the road and I may take it to work for a while to get around on.




Below, the gear cable repair when I got the bike.


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