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Anywhere 70's Raleigh Competition frameset

Postby dubrat » Sun May 26, 2013 10:57 pm

Hey guys

As above I am chasing a 70's Raleigh Competition frameset abound 59 seat tube and 57 top.

Can be complete or frameset only.

Will need to be posted unless located in Qld.

Shoot me a pm

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Re: Anywhere 70's Raleigh Competition frameset

Postby spirito » Sun May 26, 2013 11:51 pm

Not a Raleigh Comp. but not bad for the price !!!

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Re: Anywhere 70's Raleigh Competition frameset

Postby 240ZR » Mon May 27, 2013 9:39 am

I have a Raleigh Grand Prix frameset in blue with those measurements. Send me a PM with ur email & I'll tale some pics.
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Re: Anywhere 70's Raleigh Competition frameset

Postby dubrat » Tue May 28, 2013 10:47 am

Hey thanks Guys

240 thanks for the pics... I might hold out and see what else pops up...

RR mentioned that the Carlton Comp were a very similar if not exactly the same frame so will consider those also


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Re: Anywhere 70's Raleigh Competition frameset

Postby munga » Wed May 29, 2013 6:47 pm

dubrat, i assume you're keeping an eye on hilary stone and retrobike as well?

if i see any competitions on the interwebs, i'll pass on the links.
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Re: Anywhere 70's Raleigh Competition frameset

Postby familyguy » Thu May 30, 2013 10:36 am

I dont know my Raleigh history well enough, but is this worth a look? Size is only a little short in the ST.

http://www.lfgss.com/thread107220.html
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Re: Anywhere 70's Raleigh Competition frameset

Postby dubrat » Thu May 30, 2013 7:34 pm

Hey thanks guys...

Am watching most sites to see what pops up...

Main reason I am chasing the early 70's Comp frame is for the build quality and nervex and Capella lugsets....

The project I have planned has pretty specific requirements.....

Thanks for ya help
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Re: Anywhere 70's Raleigh Competition frameset

Postby dubrat » Sat Jun 01, 2013 1:59 pm

Thought I would show some pics of the lugsets I'm chasing

Capella.... Found on the early 70's Raleigh Competition, international and supercorsa

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And Nervex lugset

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Re: Anywhere 70's Raleigh Competition frameset

Postby spirito » Sat Jun 01, 2013 3:45 pm

So you know all those bikes wore Carlton down tube logo's when imported here in Oz. Otherwise identical to Raleigh.

I've seen a Super Course locally but it's a lot funky and seemed to be a little less than well built/rough around the edges. If I can work out how to contact the owner (it's been a few years since I've seen it) .. i'll holla. From memory is was around 56cm'ish.
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Re: Anywhere 70's Raleigh Competition frameset

Postby dubrat » Sat Jun 01, 2013 3:55 pm

Yes I have recently been told that.... And the finish and quality seems really hit and miss.... Seen some very well built framesets and then some very ruff ones...
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Re: Anywhere 70's Raleigh Competition frameset

Postby dubrat » Thu Feb 06, 2014 10:05 am

Still chasing one of these guys...

let me know if you see something
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Re: Anywhere 70's Raleigh Competition frameset

Postby dubrat » Thu Feb 06, 2014 2:58 pm

Also interested in Aussie French or English frames of the 60 - 70's vintage with the above lug designs
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Re: Anywhere 70's Raleigh Competition frameset

Postby dubrat » Sun May 11, 2014 7:36 pm

Bumping this

Still looking
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Re: Anywhere 70's Raleigh Competition frameset

Postby Lots of steel bikes » Sun May 11, 2014 8:19 pm

dubrat wrote:Bumping this

Still looking

I have a Raleigh Super Course Mk II frame and fork. 1976 in rough condition with a 62 seat tube. Too big?
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Re: Anywhere 70's Raleigh Competition frameset

Postby dubrat » Mon May 12, 2014 6:33 am

Thanks LOSB but that will be to big....

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